The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 46 25 30
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +5
Permanent jobs citing PHP 23 49 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 3.53% 8.17% 5.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.06% 16.23% 13.93%
Number of salaries quoted 22 46 32
Average salary £42,000 £43,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £37,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
PHP
Berkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
254 302 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 38.96% 50.33% 42.00%
Number of salaries quoted 214 268 218
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

PHP
Salary Trend in Slough

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

PHP Salary Trend in Slough

PHP
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Slough region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Slough

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 41 (59.42%) Linux
2 38 (55.07%) HTML
3 32 (46.38%) MySQL
4 30 (43.48%) JavaScript
5 27 (39.13%) Apache
6 25 (36.23%) Red Hat
7 24 (34.78%) CSS
8 20 (28.99%) SQL
8 20 (28.99%) Java
8 20 (28.99%) C#
8 20 (28.99%) SQL Server
8 20 (28.99%) LAMP
9 18 (26.09%) jQuery
10 16 (23.19%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (21.74%) IIS
11 15 (21.74%) XHTML
11 15 (21.74%) OO
11 15 (21.74%) Drupal
12 14 (20.29%) Windows
12 14 (20.29%) .NET
12 14 (20.29%) Python
12 14 (20.29%) Finance
13 13 (18.84%) SQL Server 2005
13 13 (18.84%) Perl
13 13 (18.84%) XML
13 13 (18.84%) Web Development
13 13 (18.84%) CentOS
13 13 (18.84%) HTML5
14 12 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
14 12 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 27 (39.13%) Apache
2 15 (21.74%) IIS
2 15 (21.74%) Drupal
3 11 (15.94%) WordPress
4 10 (14.49%) nginx
5 9 (13.04%) CMS
5 9 (13.04%) Joomla!
6 8 (11.59%) Alfresco
7 5 (7.25%) Node.js
8 3 (4.35%) Apache Solr
9 2 (2.90%) Tomcat
10 1 (1.45%) JBoss
10 1 (1.45%) WebLogic
10 1 (1.45%) WebSphere
10 1 (1.45%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.80%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.90%) GitHub
3 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.25%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.90%) LAN
2 2 (2.90%) WAN
3 1 (1.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (46.38%) MySQL
2 20 (28.99%) SQL Server
3 13 (18.84%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (7.25%) NoSQL
6 4 (5.80%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.90%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.35%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.35%) Eclipse
2 3 (4.35%) Subversion
2 3 (4.35%) Maven
3 2 (2.90%) Ant
3 2 (2.90%) JUnit
3 2 (2.90%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.90%) Hudson
4 1 (1.45%) Gradle
4 1 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.45%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.45%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.45%) JIRA
4 1 (1.45%) IntelliJ
General
1 14 (20.29%) Finance
2 5 (7.25%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.80%) Games
3 4 (5.80%) Banking
4 3 (4.35%) Retail
5 1 (1.45%) Marketing
5 1 (1.45%) Legal
5 1 (1.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 37 (53.62%) Developer
2 19 (27.54%) Web Developer
3 12 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (14.49%) Software Engineer
4 10 (14.49%) Linux Engineer
4 10 (14.49%) Front-End Developer
5 9 (13.04%) PHP Developer
6 7 (10.14%) Software Developer
7 6 (8.70%) Graduate
7 6 (8.70%) Senior Developer
7 6 (8.70%) Front-End Web Developer
7 6 (8.70%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) UI Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Web Programmer
8 5 (7.25%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 5 (7.25%) UI Programmer
8 5 (7.25%) Programmer
8 5 (7.25%) PHP Web Developer
8 5 (7.25%) PHP Programmer
9 4 (5.80%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (55.07%) HTML
2 24 (34.78%) CSS
3 20 (28.99%) LAMP
4 18 (26.09%) jQuery
5 15 (21.74%) XHTML
6 14 (20.29%) .NET
7 13 (18.84%) XML
7 13 (18.84%) HTML5
8 9 (13.04%) Ajax
9 7 (10.14%) WinForms
9 7 (10.14%) STL
9 7 (10.14%) JSP
10 6 (8.70%) Sass
10 6 (8.70%) AngularJS
11 5 (7.25%) Web Services
11 5 (7.25%) Symfony
12 4 (5.80%) DHTML
12 4 (5.80%) XSL
13 3 (4.35%) Classic ASP
13 3 (4.35%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.14%) W3C
2 6 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.25%) Open Source
4 4 (5.80%) Replication
4 4 (5.80%) Clustering
5 1 (1.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 41 (59.42%) Linux
2 14 (20.29%) Windows
3 13 (18.84%) CentOS
4 12 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (15.94%) Ubuntu
6 7 (10.14%) UNIX
7 5 (7.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (5.80%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.90%) SUSE
10 1 (1.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.19%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (21.74%) OO
3 13 (18.84%) Web Development
4 12 (17.39%) Supplier Management
5 11 (15.94%) Software Engineering
6 10 (14.49%) Migration
7 8 (11.59%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (10.14%) Web Accessibility
8 7 (10.14%) E-business
8 7 (10.14%) TDD
9 6 (8.70%) UML
9 6 (8.70%) OOA/OOD
9 6 (8.70%) BDD
10 4 (5.80%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (5.80%) Release Management
10 4 (5.80%) E-Commerce
10 4 (5.80%) Pair Programming
11 3 (4.35%) MVC
12 2 (2.90%) Scrum
12 2 (2.90%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (43.48%) JavaScript
2 20 (28.99%) C#
2 20 (28.99%) SQL
2 20 (28.99%) Java
3 14 (20.29%) Python
4 13 (18.84%) Perl
5 11 (15.94%) T-SQL
6 7 (10.14%) C++
6 7 (10.14%) VC++
6 7 (10.14%) Ruby
7 4 (5.80%) VB.NET
8 3 (4.35%) VBScript
8 3 (4.35%) PHP5
9 1 (1.45%) Groovy
9 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.45%) Scala
9 1 (1.45%) Pascal
9 1 (1.45%) VBA
9 1 (1.45%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 6 (8.70%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.45%) CCNA
2 1 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) QA
System Software
1 10 (14.49%) vSphere
2 8 (11.59%) VMware ESX
3 6 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (15.94%) Plesk
1 11 (15.94%) cPanel
1 11 (15.94%) Webmin
2 2 (2.90%) Puppet
2 2 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.45%) Nagios
Vendors
1 25 (36.23%) Red Hat
2 12 (17.39%) VMware
3 8 (11.59%) Microsoft
4 5 (7.25%) Zend
5 2 (2.90%) Twitter
6 1 (1.45%) Google
6 1 (1.45%) GigaSpaces
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle
6 1 (1.45%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.45%) SAP
6 1 (1.45%) IBM
Slough, Berkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 18 days ago