The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salisbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 17 15 18
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing PHP 3 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salisbury 4.76% 7.41% 2.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.09% 11.11% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 2
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
PHP
Wiltshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Salisbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
33 36 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salisbury 52.38% 66.67% 66.22%
Number of salaries quoted 25 31 43
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Salisbury

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Salisbury

PHP
Salary Trend in Salisbury

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

PHP Salary Trend in Salisbury

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salisbury

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Salisbury 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 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (78.57%) HTML
2 11 (78.57%) MySQL
2 11 (78.57%) CSS
3 10 (71.43%) WordPress
4 9 (64.29%) Marketing
5 7 (50.00%) SEO
6 6 (42.86%) Games
6 6 (42.86%) Linux
6 6 (42.86%) OOP
6 6 (42.86%) OO
6 6 (42.86%) Apache
6 6 (42.86%) nginx
7 5 (35.71%) OO PHP
8 4 (28.57%) Project Management
8 4 (28.57%) jQuery
9 3 (21.43%) JIRA
9 3 (21.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (21.43%) Line Management
9 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
9 3 (21.43%) Software Deployment
9 3 (21.43%) User Stories
9 3 (21.43%) Java
9 3 (21.43%) SQL
9 3 (21.43%) Client/Server
9 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
9 3 (21.43%) ISEB
9 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
9 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Salisbury by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Salisbury 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 10 (71.43%) WordPress
2 6 (42.86%) nginx
2 6 (42.86%) Apache
3 2 (14.29%) CMS
4 1 (7.14%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (64.29%) Marketing
2 6 (42.86%) Games
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 9 (64.29%) Web Developer
3 7 (50.00%) PHP Developer
4 5 (35.71%) PHP Web Developer
5 4 (28.57%) Team Leader
5 4 (28.57%) Web Team Leader
6 3 (21.43%) Senior PHP Developer
6 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
6 3 (21.43%) Analyst
6 3 (21.43%) Test Analyst
7 2 (14.29%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (14.29%) Senior PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) HTML
1 11 (78.57%) CSS
2 4 (28.57%) jQuery
3 2 (14.29%) HTML5
4 1 (7.14%) Symfony
4 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) SEO
2 6 (42.86%) OOP
2 6 (42.86%) OO
3 5 (35.71%) OO PHP
4 4 (28.57%) Project Management
5 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Line Management
5 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
5 3 (21.43%) Software Deployment
5 3 (21.43%) User Stories
6 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
6 1 (7.14%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) ISEB
1 3 (21.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft