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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 29 38 33
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Permanent jobs citing PHP 39 27 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 6.28% 5.29% 5.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.49% 13.17% 14.01%
Number of salaries quoted 38 27 36
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,900 £63,500 £55,000
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
223 205 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 35.91% 40.20% 40.60%
Number of salaries quoted 189 188 246
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 3 September 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Slough

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 60 (69.77%) JavaScript
2 47 (54.65%) HTML
3 40 (46.51%) MySQL
4 39 (45.35%) CSS
5 38 (44.19%) SQL
6 35 (40.70%) XML
6 35 (40.70%) Ajax
7 33 (38.37%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (36.05%) Python
9 30 (34.88%) C#
9 30 (34.88%) REST
10 27 (31.40%) Ruby
10 27 (31.40%) Linux
11 25 (29.07%) .NET
11 25 (29.07%) jQuery
11 25 (29.07%) Bash Shell
12 23 (26.74%) SQL Server
13 22 (25.58%) ASP.NET
14 21 (24.42%) T-SQL
14 21 (24.42%) CMS
14 21 (24.42%) LAMP
14 21 (24.42%) Git (software)
14 21 (24.42%) HTML5
15 20 (23.26%) CSS3
15 20 (23.26%) WordPress
16 18 (20.93%) LINQ
16 18 (20.93%) Degree
16 18 (20.93%) WCF
16 18 (20.93%) DevOps
17 17 (19.77%) Java

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 21 (24.42%) CMS
2 20 (23.26%) WordPress
3 14 (16.28%) Node.js
4 12 (13.95%) Drupal
5 9 (10.47%) Joomla!
6 8 (9.30%) Apache
6 8 (9.30%) concrete5
7 3 (3.49%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (4.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.12%) Firewall
2 10 (11.63%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (5.81%) Internet
4 2 (2.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (46.51%) MySQL
2 23 (26.74%) SQL Server
3 14 (16.28%) NoSQL
4 12 (13.95%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 21 (24.42%) Git (software)
2 12 (13.95%) Grunt
2 12 (13.95%) Bower
2 12 (13.95%) gulp
2 12 (13.95%) JIRA
3 8 (9.30%) PHPUnit
General
1 5 (5.81%) Finance
1 5 (5.81%) Banking
2 2 (2.33%) Games
2 2 (2.33%) Military
3 1 (1.16%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 60 (69.77%) Developer
2 16 (18.60%) Web Developer
3 15 (17.44%) Senior Developer
4 13 (15.12%) Software Developer
4 13 (15.12%) JavaScript Developer
5 10 (11.63%) .NET Developer
5 10 (11.63%) Security Engineer
6 9 (10.47%) PHP Developer
6 9 (10.47%) Junior
6 9 (10.47%) Analyst
7 8 (9.30%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 7 (8.14%) Senior .NET Developer
9 5 (5.81%) Junior Web Developer
9 5 (5.81%) Technical Analyst
9 5 (5.81%) Junior Developer
9 5 (5.81%) Technical Engineer
9 5 (5.81%) Graduate
9 5 (5.81%) Security Analyst
9 5 (5.81%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (5.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (54.65%) HTML
2 39 (45.35%) CSS
3 35 (40.70%) XML
3 35 (40.70%) Ajax
4 30 (34.88%) REST
5 25 (29.07%) jQuery
5 25 (29.07%) .NET
6 22 (25.58%) ASP.NET
7 21 (24.42%) LAMP
7 21 (24.42%) HTML5
8 20 (23.26%) CSS3
9 18 (20.93%) LINQ
9 18 (20.93%) WCF
10 15 (17.44%) JSON
11 13 (15.12%) AngularJS
11 13 (15.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 12 (13.95%) SOAP
12 12 (13.95%) Web Services
13 9 (10.47%) DHTML
13 9 (10.47%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.95%) Client/Server
2 10 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (9.30%) User Experience
3 8 (9.30%) W3C
4 7 (8.14%) Management Information System
5 5 (5.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (3.49%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.33%) Digital Media
7 2 (2.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 27 (31.40%) Linux
2 17 (19.77%) Windows
3 8 (9.30%) UNIX
4 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.16%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.16%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (38.37%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (20.93%) DevOps
3 13 (15.12%) Scrum
3 13 (15.12%) Penetration Testing
3 13 (15.12%) Project Management
4 11 (12.79%) OOP
5 10 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (11.63%) MVC
5 10 (11.63%) Logistics
5 10 (11.63%) Software Engineering
6 8 (9.30%) Incident Management
6 8 (9.30%) Unit Testing
6 8 (9.30%) System Testing
6 8 (9.30%) Refactoring
6 8 (9.30%) SIEM
6 8 (9.30%) OO
6 8 (9.30%) Ethical Hacking
6 8 (9.30%) Cyber Security
6 8 (9.30%) API Development
7 6 (6.98%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 60 (69.77%) JavaScript
2 38 (44.19%) SQL
3 31 (36.05%) Python
4 30 (34.88%) C#
5 27 (31.40%) Ruby
6 25 (29.07%) Bash Shell
7 21 (24.42%) T-SQL
8 17 (19.77%) Java
9 16 (18.60%) Perl
10 12 (13.95%) Objective-C
10 12 (13.95%) Apple Swift
11 5 (5.81%) C++
12 3 (3.49%) PL/SQL
12 3 (3.49%) VB.NET
12 3 (3.49%) Shell Script
13 2 (2.33%) XPath
14 1 (1.16%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 18 (20.93%) Degree
2 7 (8.14%) CISSP
3 5 (5.81%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.33%) CISM
4 2 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.33%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (15.12%) PCI DSS
2 8 (9.30%) HIPAA
3 5 (5.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (5.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.81%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (5.81%) Nessus
Vendors
1 11 (12.79%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.30%) Zend
3 5 (5.81%) LogLogic
3 5 (5.81%) McAfee
4 1 (1.16%) Google