The table below looks at the statistics for PHP5 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP5 over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP 5
Rank 125 - 117
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 11 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.44% - 0.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.31% - 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 7
Average salary £40,000 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 - £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 - £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
PHP5
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Programming Languages Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
838 816 1033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 33.74% 36.30% 50.69%
Number of salaries quoted 694 724 911
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,150 £30,000 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

PHP5
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP5 Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

PHP5
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Reading region.

PHP5 Salary Trend in Reading

PHP5
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Reading region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

PHP5 Salary Histogram in Reading

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing PHP5 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PHP5.

1 16 (100.00%) PHP
2 13 (81.25%) MySQL
3 12 (75.00%) HTML
3 12 (75.00%) CSS
4 11 (68.75%) MVC
5 10 (62.50%) Linux
6 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
6 9 (56.25%) jQuery
7 8 (50.00%) Subversion
7 8 (50.00%) Degree
8 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
8 7 (43.75%) Debian
8 7 (43.75%) Objective-C
8 7 (43.75%) iPhone
8 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (43.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (43.75%) Windows
8 7 (43.75%) Red Hat
8 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (43.75%) iOS Development
9 6 (37.50%) HTML5
10 5 (31.25%) Ajax
10 5 (31.25%) Symfony
10 5 (31.25%) UNIX
10 5 (31.25%) Relational Database
10 5 (31.25%) CSS3
11 4 (25.00%) OO PHP
11 4 (25.00%) Web Services
11 4 (25.00%) OO
11 4 (25.00%) Apache

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing PHP5 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PHP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (25.00%) Apache
1 4 (25.00%) Drupal
2 3 (18.75%) WordPress
3 1 (6.25%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (81.25%) MySQL
2 5 (31.25%) Relational Database
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Subversion
2 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.25%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (18.75%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) French Language
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (75.00%) PHP Developer
3 7 (43.75%) PHP Programmer
3 7 (43.75%) Web Developer
3 7 (43.75%) Programmer
4 4 (25.00%) PHP Web Developer
5 3 (18.75%) Graduate Web Developer
5 3 (18.75%) Graduate Developer
5 3 (18.75%) Senior PHP Developer
5 3 (18.75%) Web Programmer
5 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
5 3 (18.75%) Graduate
5 3 (18.75%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 1 (6.25%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
6 1 (6.25%) PHP Zend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) HTML
1 12 (75.00%) CSS
2 9 (56.25%) jQuery
3 6 (37.50%) HTML5
4 5 (31.25%) Ajax
4 5 (31.25%) Symfony
4 5 (31.25%) CSS3
5 4 (25.00%) Web Services
5 4 (25.00%) LAMP
6 3 (18.75%) SOAP
7 2 (12.50%) Laravel
7 2 (12.50%) REST
7 2 (12.50%) OAuth2
7 2 (12.50%) XML
7 2 (12.50%) JSON
8 1 (6.25%) Yii
8 1 (6.25%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) iPhone
2 2 (12.50%) Digital Media
2 2 (12.50%) Open Source
3 1 (6.25%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Linux
2 7 (43.75%) Debian
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (43.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (31.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) MVC
2 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
2 7 (43.75%) iOS Development
3 4 (25.00%) OO PHP
3 4 (25.00%) OO
4 3 (18.75%) TDD
4 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum
5 2 (12.50%) Product Management
5 2 (12.50%) BDD
6 1 (6.25%) Time Management
6 1 (6.25%) Web Development
6 1 (6.25%) Project Management
6 1 (6.25%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) PHP
2 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 7 (43.75%) Objective-C
4 3 (18.75%) Java
5 2 (12.50%) SQL
5 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Red Hat
2 3 (18.75%) Zend
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle