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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 15 7 20
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +13
Permanent jobs citing PHP 13 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 16.88% 20.97% 11.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.70% 30.95% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 5
Average salary £30,000 £28,250 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.19% +5.60%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
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
66 42 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 85.71% 67.74% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 58 38 33
Average salary £32,500 £29,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.16% -21.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,400 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 25 November 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Redditch

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Redditch

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 27 (90.00%) JavaScript
1 27 (90.00%) jQuery
2 25 (83.33%) MySQL
3 24 (80.00%) HTML
3 24 (80.00%) CSS
3 24 (80.00%) PHP5
3 24 (80.00%) HTML5
3 24 (80.00%) CSS3
4 20 (66.67%) Retail
5 18 (60.00%) SQL Server
6 16 (53.33%) SQL
7 15 (50.00%) MS Excel
7 15 (50.00%) E-Commerce
8 13 (43.33%) W3C
9 11 (36.67%) SEO
9 11 (36.67%) LAMP
9 11 (36.67%) Google
9 11 (36.67%) Pay per click
9 11 (36.67%) Algorithms
9 11 (36.67%) Responsive Web Design
9 11 (36.67%) Mobile App
9 11 (36.67%) Mobile Application Development
9 11 (36.67%) Web Accessibility
10 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (10.00%) Web Development
11 2 (6.67%) Degree
11 2 (6.67%) HND
11 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
11 2 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (6.67%) Java

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Redditch by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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.

Applications
1 15 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (83.33%) MySQL
2 18 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
General
1 20 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (100.00%) Developer
2 28 (93.33%) PHP Developer
3 20 (66.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 12 (40.00%) PHP Web Developer
4 12 (40.00%) Web Developer
5 6 (20.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 5 (16.67%) Junior
6 5 (16.67%) Junior Developer
7 4 (13.33%) Junior PHP Developer
7 4 (13.33%) Graduate
8 3 (10.00%) Graduate PHP Developer
9 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
10 1 (3.33%) Programmer
10 1 (3.33%) Graduate Software Developer
10 1 (3.33%) Graduate Developer
10 1 (3.33%) Junior Software Developer
10 1 (3.33%) PHP Magento Developer
10 1 (3.33%) PHP Programmer
10 1 (3.33%) Web Programmer
10 1 (3.33%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (90.00%) jQuery
2 24 (80.00%) HTML5
2 24 (80.00%) CSS3
2 24 (80.00%) HTML
2 24 (80.00%) CSS
3 11 (36.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (43.33%) W3C
2 11 (36.67%) Mobile App
2 11 (36.67%) Algorithms
3 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 11 (36.67%) SEO
2 11 (36.67%) Pay per click
2 11 (36.67%) Web Accessibility
2 11 (36.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 11 (36.67%) Mobile Application Development
3 3 (10.00%) Web Development
3 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 27 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 24 (80.00%) PHP5
3 16 (53.33%) SQL
4 2 (6.67%) C#
4 2 (6.67%) C++
4 2 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) HND
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Google
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft