The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 26 23 42
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +19
Permanent jobs citing PHP 64 77 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 8.73% 9.96% 5.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.79% 18.69% 10.85%
Number of salaries quoted 63 72 40
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £54,750 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
PHP
Hampshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
464 412 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 63.30% 53.30% 50.44%
Number of salaries quoted 443 345 420
Median salary £39,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,825 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

PHP
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

PHP Salary Trend in Southampton

PHP
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

PHP Salary Histogram in Southampton

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for PHP.

1 149 (84.18%) HTML
2 145 (81.92%) JavaScript
3 142 (80.23%) CSS
4 116 (65.54%) Linux
5 111 (62.71%) Web Development
6 93 (52.54%) OOP
7 88 (49.72%) MySQL
8 77 (43.50%) LAMP
8 77 (43.50%) jQuery
9 71 (40.11%) Git (software)
10 70 (39.55%) MVC
11 58 (32.77%) Apache
12 56 (31.64%) Software Engineering
13 54 (30.51%) Agile Software Development
14 53 (29.94%) OO
14 53 (29.94%) Laravel
15 51 (28.81%) Subversion
16 46 (25.99%) HTML5
17 44 (24.86%) CSS3
17 44 (24.86%) Zend
18 40 (22.60%) PHP 5
19 35 (19.77%) Symfony
19 35 (19.77%) TDD
20 34 (19.21%) Python
21 28 (15.82%) Ajax
21 28 (15.82%) PHPUnit
22 27 (15.25%) Big Data
22 27 (15.25%) AngularJS
22 27 (15.25%) Java
23 25 (14.12%) Unit Testing

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 58 (32.77%) Apache
2 20 (11.30%) Node.js
3 12 (6.78%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (4.52%) Drupal
5 7 (3.95%) WordPress
6 5 (2.82%) Joomla!
7 4 (2.26%) CMS
7 4 (2.26%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (2.82%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.69%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 19 (10.73%) Magento
2 1 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.13%) SaaS
2 1 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.21%) TCP/IP
2 6 (3.39%) Extranet
2 6 (3.39%) Intranet
3 2 (1.13%) DNS
3 2 (1.13%) FTP
3 2 (1.13%) SMTP
3 2 (1.13%) SSH
3 2 (1.13%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (49.72%) MySQL
2 27 (15.25%) Big Data
3 10 (5.65%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (5.08%) NoSQL
5 5 (2.82%) SQL Server
6 3 (1.69%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.56%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.56%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (0.56%) Redis
7 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 71 (40.11%) Git (software)
2 51 (28.81%) Subversion
3 28 (15.82%) PHPUnit
4 21 (11.86%) Jenkins
4 21 (11.86%) Maven
5 9 (5.08%) Grunt
6 6 (3.39%) Bower
6 6 (3.39%) Selenium
General
1 24 (13.56%) Marketing
2 14 (7.91%) Games
3 12 (6.78%) Music Industry
4 6 (3.39%) Back Office
5 2 (1.13%) Finance
5 2 (1.13%) French Language
6 1 (0.56%) Electronics
6 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 140 (79.10%) Developer
2 109 (61.58%) PHP Developer
3 27 (15.25%) Senior Developer
3 27 (15.25%) Web Developer
4 25 (14.12%) Software Engineer
5 24 (13.56%) PHP Web Developer
6 22 (12.43%) LAMP Developer
6 22 (12.43%) Senior PHP Developer
7 13 (7.34%) C++ Software Engineer
8 12 (6.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 12 (6.78%) JavaScript Developer
8 12 (6.78%) Junior
8 12 (6.78%) Junior Developer
8 12 (6.78%) Linux Engineer
9 11 (6.21%) Junior PHP Developer
10 9 (5.08%) C Software Engineer
10 9 (5.08%) Java Engineer
10 9 (5.08%) Java Software Engineer
10 9 (5.08%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 9 (5.08%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (84.18%) HTML
2 142 (80.23%) CSS
3 77 (43.50%) jQuery
3 77 (43.50%) LAMP
4 53 (29.94%) Laravel
5 46 (25.99%) HTML5
6 44 (24.86%) CSS3
7 35 (19.77%) Symfony
8 28 (15.82%) Ajax
9 27 (15.25%) AngularJS
10 24 (13.56%) Sass
11 17 (9.60%) LEMP Stack
12 12 (6.78%) Regular Expression
12 12 (6.78%) XHTML
13 11 (6.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 10 (5.65%) XML
15 8 (4.52%) Zend Framework
16 7 (3.95%) Django
16 7 (3.95%) Ruby on Rails
16 7 (3.95%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.04%) Computer Science
2 12 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.69%) Blog
4 2 (1.13%) iPad
4 2 (1.13%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.13%) User Experience
5 1 (0.56%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.56%) Clustering
5 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.56%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 116 (65.54%) Linux
2 19 (10.73%) Debian
3 14 (7.91%) Unix
4 9 (5.08%) Android
4 9 (5.08%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.69%) Windows
6 2 (1.13%) CentOS
6 2 (1.13%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (62.71%) Web Development
2 93 (52.54%) OOP
3 70 (39.55%) MVC
4 56 (31.64%) Software Engineering
5 54 (30.51%) Agile Software Development
6 53 (29.94%) OO
7 35 (19.77%) TDD
8 25 (14.12%) Unit Testing
9 22 (12.43%) Continuous Integration
9 22 (12.43%) E-Commerce
10 21 (11.86%) Change Control
11 17 (9.60%) Front End Development
12 15 (8.47%) Digital Marketing
13 12 (6.78%) OO PHP
14 9 (5.08%) Android Development
14 9 (5.08%) BDD
14 9 (5.08%) iOS Development
14 9 (5.08%) Mobile Development
15 8 (4.52%) SOLID
16 6 (3.39%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 145 (81.92%) JavaScript
2 40 (22.60%) PHP 5
3 34 (19.21%) Python
4 27 (15.25%) Java
5 20 (11.30%) SQL
6 19 (10.73%) PHP 7
7 18 (10.17%) C++
8 16 (9.04%) Perl
9 12 (6.78%) XPath
10 9 (5.08%) C
11 7 (3.95%) Ruby
12 3 (1.69%) C#
12 3 (1.69%) ES6
13 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (1.69%) RHCE
1 3 (1.69%) RHCSA
1 3 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (1.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.65%) QA
System Software
1 12 (6.78%) Docker
2 2 (1.13%) Postfix
2 2 (1.13%) Sendmail
2 2 (1.13%) VMware ESX
2 2 (1.13%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.56%) NFS
3 1 (0.56%) Varnish
Vendors
1 44 (24.86%) Zend
2 6 (3.39%) Oracle
3 4 (2.26%) Twitter
4 3 (1.69%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.69%) Red Hat
4 3 (1.69%) VMware
5 1 (0.56%) Adobe
5 1 (0.56%) Facebook
5 1 (0.56%) Google
5 1 (0.56%) SAP
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