The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 19 15 13
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs citing PHP 97 116 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 12.45% 12.39% 13.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.86% 24.32% 25.85%
Number of salaries quoted 96 111 112
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
465 477 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 59.69% 50.96% 51.20%
Number of salaries quoted 448 440 430
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 February 2016.

PHP Salary Histogram in Southampton

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

1 135 (89.40%) HTML
2 131 (86.75%) CSS
3 121 (80.13%) JavaScript
4 92 (60.93%) Linux
5 80 (52.98%) MVC
6 79 (52.32%) Git (software)
7 78 (51.66%) OOP
8 70 (46.36%) jQuery
9 63 (41.72%) OO
10 60 (39.74%) Zend
11 59 (39.07%) MySQL
11 59 (39.07%) LAMP
12 54 (35.76%) HTML5
13 53 (35.10%) Subversion
14 47 (31.13%) AngularJS
15 46 (30.46%) Laravel
15 46 (30.46%) Apache
16 44 (29.14%) Agile Software Development
16 44 (29.14%) TDD
16 44 (29.14%) CSS3
17 38 (25.17%) Node.js
17 38 (25.17%) Software Engineering
18 37 (24.50%) Web Development
19 36 (23.84%) Unit Testing
20 34 (22.52%) Symfony
21 33 (21.85%) Ajax
22 30 (19.87%) PHPUnit
23 27 (17.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 26 (17.22%) SQL
25 25 (16.56%) Continuous Integration

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 46 (30.46%) Apache
2 38 (25.17%) Node.js
3 10 (6.62%) Drupal
3 10 (6.62%) WordPress
4 9 (5.96%) Joomla!
5 3 (1.99%) CMS
6 1 (0.66%) IIS
6 1 (0.66%) Jetty
6 1 (0.66%) nginx
6 1 (0.66%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.66%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (11.92%) Magento
2 1 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.64%) Extranet
1 7 (4.64%) Intranet
2 6 (3.97%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.66%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (39.07%) MySQL
2 18 (11.92%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (7.28%) MongoDB
4 10 (6.62%) NoSQL
5 9 (5.96%) Big Data
6 3 (1.99%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.66%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.66%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 79 (52.32%) Git (software)
2 53 (35.10%) Subversion
3 30 (19.87%) PHPUnit
4 24 (15.89%) Jenkins
4 24 (15.89%) Maven
5 15 (9.93%) Grunt
6 7 (4.64%) Bower
7 5 (3.31%) Selenium
General
1 23 (15.23%) Marketing
2 7 (4.64%) Back Office
3 3 (1.99%) Automotive
3 3 (1.99%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.32%) Finance
5 1 (0.66%) Electronics
5 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 127 (84.11%) Developer
2 103 (68.21%) PHP Developer
3 29 (19.21%) Senior Developer
4 23 (15.23%) Senior PHP Developer
5 20 (13.25%) LAMP Developer
6 17 (11.26%) JavaScript Developer
7 15 (9.93%) Software Engineer
8 14 (9.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 13 (8.61%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 13 (8.61%) Web Developer
10 10 (6.62%) Senior JavaScript Developer
11 9 (5.96%) Big Data Engineer
11 9 (5.96%) Lead Developer
11 9 (5.96%) Lead PHP Developer
11 9 (5.96%) PHP Web Developer
12 8 (5.30%) Full Stack Developer
12 8 (5.30%) HTML Developer
12 8 (5.30%) Senior LAMP Developer
13 7 (4.64%) Junior Developer
13 7 (4.64%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (89.40%) HTML
2 131 (86.75%) CSS
3 70 (46.36%) jQuery
4 59 (39.07%) LAMP
5 54 (35.76%) HTML5
6 47 (31.13%) AngularJS
7 46 (30.46%) Laravel
8 44 (29.14%) CSS3
9 34 (22.52%) Symfony
10 33 (21.85%) Ajax
11 27 (17.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 24 (15.89%) Sass
12 24 (15.89%) XHTML
13 12 (7.95%) Behat
13 12 (7.95%) Express
14 9 (5.96%) CakePHP
14 9 (5.96%) Ruby on Rails
15 8 (5.30%) MEAN Stack
15 8 (5.30%) PhoneGap
15 8 (5.30%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.61%) Computer Science
2 8 (5.30%) BBC
2 8 (5.30%) Blog
3 4 (2.65%) User Experience
4 2 (1.32%) iPad
5 1 (0.66%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.66%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.66%) Tandem
5 1 (0.66%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 92 (60.93%) Linux
2 12 (7.95%) Debian
3 9 (5.96%) Unix
4 6 (3.97%) Android
4 6 (3.97%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.32%) Windows
6 1 (0.66%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (52.98%) MVC
2 78 (51.66%) OOP
3 63 (41.72%) OO
4 44 (29.14%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (29.14%) TDD
5 38 (25.17%) Software Engineering
6 37 (24.50%) Web Development
7 36 (23.84%) Unit Testing
8 25 (16.56%) Continuous Integration
9 24 (15.89%) Change Control
9 24 (15.89%) E-Commerce
10 23 (15.23%) Front End Development
10 23 (15.23%) OO PHP
11 12 (7.95%) Digital Marketing
12 11 (7.28%) BDD
13 8 (5.30%) Web Accessibility
14 7 (4.64%) Automated Testing
14 7 (4.64%) Usability Testing
15 6 (3.97%) Android Development
15 6 (3.97%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 121 (80.13%) JavaScript
2 26 (17.22%) SQL
3 22 (14.57%) PHP 5
4 20 (13.25%) Python
5 18 (11.92%) Java
6 15 (9.93%) Perl
7 12 (7.95%) PHP 7
7 12 (7.95%) Ruby
8 7 (4.64%) C++
9 6 (3.97%) C
10 4 (2.65%) C#
11 2 (1.32%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.66%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (1.32%) Degree
2 1 (0.66%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.62%) QA
Vendors
1 60 (39.74%) Zend
2 14 (9.27%) Twitter
3 8 (5.30%) Sony
4 7 (4.64%) Oracle
5 1 (0.66%) Google
5 1 (0.66%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.66%) SAP
5 1 (0.66%) Splunk
5 1 (0.66%) Tableau
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Posted: 17 hours ago
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
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