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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 13 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Permanent jobs citing PHP 15 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 18.75% 21.15% 19.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.43% 25.00% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 3
Average salary £30,000 £31,750 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.51% +18.69%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
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
70 44 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 87.50% 84.62% 61.90%
Number of salaries quoted 61 40 12
Average salary £32,500 £35,500 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.45% +32.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,100 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £44,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 1 October 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Redditch

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Redditch

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 25 (89.29%) JavaScript
1 25 (89.29%) jQuery
2 22 (78.57%) CSS
2 22 (78.57%) HTML
2 22 (78.57%) HTML5
2 22 (78.57%) CSS3
3 21 (75.00%) MySQL
4 20 (71.43%) PHP5
5 17 (60.71%) E-Commerce
6 16 (57.14%) Retail
7 14 (50.00%) SQL Server
8 13 (46.43%) SEO
9 12 (42.86%) SQL
10 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
10 11 (39.29%) LAMP
10 11 (39.29%) Google
10 11 (39.29%) Pay per click
10 11 (39.29%) Mobile App
10 11 (39.29%) Mobile Application Development
10 11 (39.29%) Algorithms
11 9 (32.14%) Responsive Web Design
11 9 (32.14%) W3C
12 7 (25.00%) Web Accessibility
13 4 (14.29%) C#
13 4 (14.29%) C++
14 3 (10.71%) Web Development
14 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
15 2 (7.14%) Motion Graphics
15 2 (7.14%) ActionScript 3.0
15 2 (7.14%) Social Media

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Redditch by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 2 (7.14%) Drupal
Applications
1 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.14%) Photoshop
2 2 (7.14%) Fireworks
2 2 (7.14%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (75.00%) MySQL
2 14 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dreamweaver
General
1 16 (57.14%) Retail
2 2 (7.14%) Marketing
2 2 (7.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (96.43%) Developer
2 24 (85.71%) PHP Developer
3 16 (57.14%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 9 (32.14%) Web Developer
5 8 (28.57%) PHP Web Developer
6 6 (21.43%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 5 (17.86%) Junior
7 5 (17.86%) Junior Developer
7 5 (17.86%) Graduate
8 4 (14.29%) Junior PHP Developer
9 3 (10.71%) Graduate PHP Developer
10 2 (7.14%) Designer
10 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
10 2 (7.14%) Web Designer
11 1 (3.57%) Graduate Software Developer
11 1 (3.57%) Graduate Developer
11 1 (3.57%) Graphic Designer
11 1 (3.57%) Programmer
11 1 (3.57%) PHP Programmer
11 1 (3.57%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (89.29%) jQuery
2 22 (78.57%) CSS
2 22 (78.57%) HTML
2 22 (78.57%) HTML5
2 22 (78.57%) CSS3
3 11 (39.29%) LAMP
4 2 (7.14%) Flash
4 2 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Mobile App
1 11 (39.29%) Algorithms
2 9 (32.14%) W3C
3 2 (7.14%) Motion Graphics
3 2 (7.14%) Social Media
3 2 (7.14%) User Experience
3 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) E-Commerce
2 13 (46.43%) SEO
3 11 (39.29%) Pay per click
3 11 (39.29%) Mobile Application Development
4 9 (32.14%) Responsive Web Design
5 7 (25.00%) Web Accessibility
6 3 (10.71%) Web Development
6 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.14%) Content Management
7 2 (7.14%) Web Design
8 1 (3.57%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 25 (89.29%) JavaScript
2 20 (71.43%) PHP5
3 12 (42.86%) SQL
4 4 (14.29%) C#
4 4 (14.29%) C++
5 2 (7.14%) ActionScript 3.0
5 2 (7.14%) Java
5 2 (7.14%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
1 2 (7.14%) HND
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Google
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Adobe
2 2 (7.14%) Macromedia
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