The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Redditch region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 19 10 14
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Permanent jobs citing PHP 6 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 6.59% 9.38% 11.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.91% 10.34% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 5
Average salary £33,750 £28,000 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.53% +55.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,600 £15,400
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £28,800 £21,800
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
PHP
Worcestershire

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

Programming Languages Category
Redditch
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
55 29 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 60.44% 90.63% 59.52%
Number of salaries quoted 52 22 25
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

PHP
Salary Trend in Redditch

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

PHP Salary Trend in Redditch

PHP
Salary Histogram in Redditch

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Redditch region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Redditch

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Redditch

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Redditch region citing PHP 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 PHP.

1 8 (80.00%) MySQL
2 7 (70.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) CSS
3 6 (60.00%) jQuery
4 4 (40.00%) Web Accessibility
4 4 (40.00%) PHP5
4 4 (40.00%) HTML5
4 4 (40.00%) Retail
4 4 (40.00%) W3C
4 4 (40.00%) Linux
4 4 (40.00%) Apache
4 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (40.00%) CSS3
4 4 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (30.00%) LAMP
6 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (20.00%) VoIP
6 2 (20.00%) Ajax
6 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
7 1 (10.00%) CentOS
7 1 (10.00%) Magento
7 1 (10.00%) nginx
7 1 (10.00%) LiteSpeed
7 1 (10.00%) Degree
7 1 (10.00%) SSH
7 1 (10.00%) Internet

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Redditch by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Redditch region citing PHP 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 PHP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) VoIP
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) MySQL
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
1 7 (70.00%) Web Developer
1 7 (70.00%) PHP Developer
1 7 (70.00%) PHP Web Developer
1 7 (70.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 3 (30.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Head of IT
4 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) HTML
1 7 (70.00%) CSS
2 6 (60.00%) jQuery
3 4 (40.00%) HTML5
3 4 (40.00%) CSS3
4 3 (30.00%) LAMP
5 2 (20.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Web Accessibility
1 4 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) LiteSpeed
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) cPanel
Redditch, Worcestershire
Premier IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago