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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 22 24 14
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Permanent jobs citing PHP 85 70 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 11.07% 8.11% 13.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.63% 15.77% 24.40%
Number of salaries quoted 81 62 115
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
393 444 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 51.17% 51.45% 57.34%
Number of salaries quoted 343 404 476
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 3 July 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Southampton

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

1 152 (81.28%) HTML
2 128 (68.45%) CSS
3 120 (64.17%) JavaScript
4 93 (49.73%) MySQL
5 84 (44.92%) jQuery
6 76 (40.64%) Zend
7 72 (38.50%) Linux
8 61 (32.62%) Software Engineering
8 61 (32.62%) HTML5
9 59 (31.55%) CSS3
9 59 (31.55%) MVC
10 57 (30.48%) Ajax
11 54 (28.88%) Agile Software Development
12 52 (27.81%) LAMP
13 51 (27.27%) Git (software)
14 48 (25.67%) OO
15 44 (23.53%) Java
16 42 (22.46%) OOP
17 40 (21.39%) Continuous Integration
18 39 (20.86%) Symfony
19 38 (20.32%) Marketing
20 36 (19.25%) Jenkins
21 35 (18.72%) XML
22 34 (18.18%) Subversion
22 34 (18.18%) Sass
23 33 (17.65%) Laravel
23 33 (17.65%) SQL
24 32 (17.11%) .NET
24 32 (17.11%) Oracle
25 31 (16.58%) Digital Marketing

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 29 (15.51%) Apache
2 26 (13.90%) WordPress
3 23 (12.30%) Joomla!
4 20 (10.70%) Drupal
4 20 (10.70%) Tomcat
5 15 (8.02%) CMS
6 10 (5.35%) Node.js
7 7 (3.74%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (10.70%) MS Excel
2 15 (8.02%) Photoshop
3 12 (6.42%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (4.28%) InDesign
5 6 (3.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.53%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 12 (6.42%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.74%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.14%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 19 (10.16%) Broadband
2 5 (2.67%) LAN
3 4 (2.14%) DNS
4 2 (1.07%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.53%) Internet
5 1 (0.53%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.53%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (49.73%) MySQL
2 25 (13.37%) PostgreSQL
3 23 (12.30%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.60%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.60%) Big Data
5 2 (1.07%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.53%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.53%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.53%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 51 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 36 (19.25%) Jenkins
3 34 (18.18%) Subversion
4 28 (14.97%) Maven
5 19 (10.16%) Eclipse
6 18 (9.63%) PHPUnit
7 9 (4.81%) Selenium
8 8 (4.28%) JIRA
9 7 (3.74%) HP UFT
9 7 (3.74%) Cucumber
10 6 (3.21%) Grunt
11 2 (1.07%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio
12 1 (0.53%) Bugzilla
12 1 (0.53%) Karma Test Runner
12 1 (0.53%) Bower
12 1 (0.53%) gulp
12 1 (0.53%) Redmine
General
1 38 (20.32%) Marketing
2 5 (2.67%) Games
3 3 (1.60%) Finance
3 3 (1.60%) Publishing
4 2 (1.07%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 152 (81.28%) Developer
2 85 (45.45%) PHP Developer
3 47 (25.13%) Senior Developer
4 29 (15.51%) Senior PHP Developer
5 22 (11.76%) Graduate Developer
5 22 (11.76%) Graduate
6 19 (10.16%) Java Developer
6 19 (10.16%) Graduate Java Developer
7 18 (9.63%) Front-End Developer
8 15 (8.02%) Technical Leader
9 14 (7.49%) Web Developer
10 12 (6.42%) Lead Developer
11 11 (5.88%) Software Engineer
12 10 (5.35%) PHP LAMP Developer
13 9 (4.81%) Analyst
13 9 (4.81%) Software Developer
13 9 (4.81%) Architect
14 8 (4.28%) Lead PHP Developer
14 8 (4.28%) PHP Web Developer
15 7 (3.74%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (81.28%) HTML
2 128 (68.45%) CSS
3 84 (44.92%) jQuery
4 61 (32.62%) HTML5
5 59 (31.55%) CSS3
6 57 (30.48%) Ajax
7 52 (27.81%) LAMP
8 39 (20.86%) Symfony
9 35 (18.72%) XML
10 34 (18.18%) Sass
11 33 (17.65%) Laravel
12 32 (17.11%) .NET
13 30 (16.04%) AngularJS
14 28 (14.97%) Web Services
15 24 (12.83%) JSON
16 19 (10.16%) Spring
17 15 (8.02%) SOAP
18 14 (7.49%) CakePHP
19 13 (6.95%) RESTful
20 12 (6.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.16%) Client/Server
2 8 (4.28%) User Experience
3 5 (2.67%) Social Media
4 4 (2.14%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.60%) Kindle
6 2 (1.07%) Blog
6 2 (1.07%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.07%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.53%) Wiki
7 1 (0.53%) Replication
7 1 (0.53%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 72 (38.50%) Linux
2 21 (11.23%) UNIX
3 5 (2.67%) Windows
3 5 (2.67%) FreeBSD
4 4 (2.14%) Android
4 4 (2.14%) CentOS
5 3 (1.60%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.53%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (32.62%) Software Engineering
2 59 (31.55%) MVC
3 54 (28.88%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (25.67%) OO
5 42 (22.46%) OOP
6 40 (21.39%) Continuous Integration
7 31 (16.58%) Digital Marketing
8 29 (15.51%) Web Development
9 28 (14.97%) TDD
10 24 (12.83%) OO PHP
11 20 (10.70%) Change Control
12 18 (9.63%) Unit Testing
13 17 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
14 15 (8.02%) BDD
15 12 (6.42%) E-Commerce
16 9 (4.81%) User Acceptance Testing
17 8 (4.28%) Scrum
18 7 (3.74%) Web Design
18 7 (3.74%) Regression Testing
18 7 (3.74%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 120 (64.17%) JavaScript
2 44 (23.53%) Java
3 33 (17.65%) SQL
4 25 (13.37%) Python
5 20 (10.70%) PL/SQL
6 16 (8.56%) PHP5
7 8 (4.28%) Perl
7 8 (4.28%) C#
8 5 (2.67%) C++
8 5 (2.67%) Go
8 5 (2.67%) Ruby
9 4 (2.14%) C
10 3 (1.60%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.53%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.53%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (12.30%) Degree
2 1 (0.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.88%) QA
2 3 (1.60%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.07%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (3.21%) Puppet
2 3 (1.60%) cPanel
Vendors
1 76 (40.64%) Zend
2 32 (17.11%) Oracle
3 9 (4.81%) Adobe
3 9 (4.81%) Google
4 3 (1.60%) SAP
4 3 (1.60%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.07%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.53%) VMware
6 1 (0.53%) Twitter
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