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 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 28 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -1
Permanent jobs citing PHP 2 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 2.94% 24.36% 26.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.70% 27.94% 27.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1 19 12
Average salary £24,000 £26,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +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
54 68 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 79.41% 87.18% 97.96%
Number of salaries quoted 53 58 39
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Redditch

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) LAMP
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) OOP
2 3 (60.00%) Apache
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) Laravel
3 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (40.00%) Symfony
3 2 (40.00%) Zend
3 2 (40.00%) CakePHP
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Web Accessibility
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Yii
4 1 (20.00%) Akamai
4 1 (20.00%) MongoDB

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Redditch by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 3 (60.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) PHP Developer
2 4 (80.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 3 (60.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (40.00%) MySQL Developer
4 2 (40.00%) PHP Web Developer
4 2 (40.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (20.00%) Junior
5 1 (20.00%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (20.00%) Senior MySQL Developer
5 1 (20.00%) Junior PHP Developer
5 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (20.00%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) LAMP
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) Symfony
3 2 (40.00%) CakePHP
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Yii
3 2 (40.00%) Laravel
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) OOP
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Web Accessibility
2 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Zend
2 1 (20.00%) Akamai