The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rugby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 10 5 19
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +14
Permanent jobs citing PHP 6 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rugby 23.08% 9.09% 4.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.09% 14.29% 9.76%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 3
Average salary £23,000 £29,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.03% +22.91%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
PHP
Warwickshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Rugby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
23 14 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rugby 88.46% 63.64% 44.09%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 39
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Rugby

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Rugby

PHP
Salary Trend in Rugby

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

PHP Salary Trend in Rugby

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rugby

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Rugby 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 9 (75.00%) HTML
1 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (75.00%) CSS
1 9 (75.00%) jQuery
1 9 (75.00%) HTML5
1 9 (75.00%) CSS3
2 7 (58.33%) Web Services
3 6 (50.00%) Adobe
4 4 (33.33%) WordPress
4 4 (33.33%) Joomla!
4 4 (33.33%) Information Architecture
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
4 4 (33.33%) CMS
4 4 (33.33%) User Experience
5 3 (25.00%) REST
5 3 (25.00%) OO PHP
5 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
5 3 (25.00%) SOAP
5 3 (25.00%) .NET
5 3 (25.00%) XML
5 3 (25.00%) XSLT
5 3 (25.00%) OO
5 3 (25.00%) MVC
6 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
6 2 (16.67%) Node.js
6 2 (16.67%) Backbone.js
6 2 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (16.67%) Sass
6 2 (16.67%) LESS

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Rugby by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Rugby 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 (33.33%) WordPress
1 4 (33.33%) Joomla!
1 4 (33.33%) CMS
2 2 (16.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Photoshop
1 2 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (16.67%) InDesign
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Graduate
3 3 (25.00%) Trainee
4 2 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (16.67%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) HTML
1 9 (75.00%) CSS
1 9 (75.00%) jQuery
1 9 (75.00%) HTML5
1 9 (75.00%) CSS3
2 7 (58.33%) Web Services
3 3 (25.00%) REST
3 3 (25.00%) SOAP
3 3 (25.00%) .NET
3 3 (25.00%) XML
3 3 (25.00%) XSLT
4 2 (16.67%) Backbone.js
4 2 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (16.67%) Sass
4 2 (16.67%) LESS
4 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Information Architecture
2 3 (25.00%) OO PHP
2 3 (25.00%) OO
2 3 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 2 (16.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Adobe