The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Redditch region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 11 10 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Permanent jobs citing PHP 13 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 21.67% 26.32% 14.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.00% 27.78% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 3
Average salary £26,000 £27,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.45% -54.16%
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Programming Languages Category
Redditch
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
50 54 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 83.33% 94.74% 38.10%
Number of salaries quoted 42 43 8
Average salary £32,500 £31,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% -31.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £60,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
PHP
Worcestershire

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 31 July 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Redditch

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Redditch

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 16 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (93.75%) E-Commerce
2 15 (93.75%) jQuery
3 13 (81.25%) HTML
3 13 (81.25%) CSS
4 12 (75.00%) SEO
4 12 (75.00%) HTML5
4 12 (75.00%) CSS3
5 11 (68.75%) MySQL
6 10 (62.50%) LAMP
6 10 (62.50%) Google
6 10 (62.50%) Pay per click
6 10 (62.50%) Mobile App
6 10 (62.50%) Mobile Application Development
6 10 (62.50%) PHP5
7 9 (56.25%) Retail
8 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
8 3 (18.75%) SQL
8 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (18.75%) Web Development
9 2 (12.50%) Social Media
9 2 (12.50%) ActionScript 3.0
9 2 (12.50%) Motion Graphics
9 2 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (12.50%) Content Management
9 2 (12.50%) Drupal
9 2 (12.50%) Marketing
9 2 (12.50%) Games
9 2 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (12.50%) Web Design

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Redditch by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (12.50%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (12.50%) Photoshop
1 2 (12.50%) Fireworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) MySQL
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dreamweaver
General
1 9 (56.25%) Retail
2 2 (12.50%) Marketing
2 2 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 14 (87.50%) PHP Developer
3 10 (62.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 6 (37.50%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 4 (25.00%) Junior Developer
5 4 (25.00%) Junior PHP Developer
5 4 (25.00%) Junior
5 4 (25.00%) Graduate
6 3 (18.75%) Graduate PHP Developer
7 2 (12.50%) Designer
7 2 (12.50%) Web Designer
8 1 (6.25%) Graphic Designer
8 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) jQuery
2 13 (81.25%) HTML
2 13 (81.25%) CSS
3 12 (75.00%) HTML5
3 12 (75.00%) CSS3
4 10 (62.50%) LAMP
5 2 (12.50%) XML
5 2 (12.50%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Mobile App
2 2 (12.50%) Social Media
2 2 (12.50%) Motion Graphics
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) E-Commerce
2 12 (75.00%) SEO
3 10 (62.50%) Pay per click
3 10 (62.50%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) Web Development
5 2 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (12.50%) Content Management
5 2 (12.50%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (62.50%) PHP5
3 3 (18.75%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) ActionScript 3.0
4 2 (12.50%) ActionScript
4 2 (12.50%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) C++
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Google
2 2 (12.50%) Adobe
2 2 (12.50%) Macromedia