The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 28 22 54
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +32
Permanent jobs citing PHP 66 80 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 6.88% 9.70% 4.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.41% 17.43% 6.76%
Number of salaries quoted 60 74 41
Average salary £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Programming Languages Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
458 459 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 47.76% 55.64% 64.82%
Number of salaries quoted 425 437 598
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
PHP
Hampshire

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 16 April 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Southampton

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

1 167 (84.34%) HTML
2 158 (79.80%) CSS
3 157 (79.29%) JavaScript
4 89 (44.95%) MVC
5 87 (43.94%) XHTML
5 87 (43.94%) jQuery
6 80 (40.40%) MySQL
7 72 (36.36%) SQL
7 72 (36.36%) HTML5
8 70 (35.35%) PHP5
9 69 (34.85%) Subversion
10 67 (33.84%) Linux
11 61 (30.81%) OOP
11 61 (30.81%) OO
12 60 (30.30%) CSS3
13 55 (27.78%) Git (software)
13 55 (27.78%) E-Commerce
14 54 (27.27%) Zend
15 50 (25.25%) WordPress
16 49 (24.75%) LAMP
17 46 (23.23%) Magento
18 45 (22.73%) Software Engineering
19 38 (19.19%) Node.js
20 37 (18.69%) Marketing
21 36 (18.18%) Photoshop
22 35 (17.68%) OO PHP
23 33 (16.67%) CMS
23 33 (16.67%) Backbone.js
24 27 (13.64%) Web Services
24 27 (13.64%) Drupal

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 50 (25.25%) WordPress
2 38 (19.19%) Node.js
3 33 (16.67%) CMS
4 27 (13.64%) Drupal
5 22 (11.11%) Apache
6 11 (5.56%) Joomla!
7 7 (3.54%) IIS
8 6 (3.03%) Tomcat
9 5 (2.53%) PrestaShop
10 3 (1.52%) ExpressionEngine
11 2 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (1.01%) MS Exchange
11 2 (1.01%) SharePoint
Applications
1 36 (18.18%) Photoshop
2 19 (9.60%) Fireworks
3 13 (6.57%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (4.55%) OmniGraffle
5 5 (2.53%) MS Excel
6 1 (0.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 46 (23.23%) Magento
2 5 (2.53%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.01%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.01%) Agresso
4 1 (0.51%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.54%) SaaS
2 4 (2.02%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (2.02%) Amazon S3
2 4 (2.02%) Route 53
3 1 (0.51%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.04%) DNS
2 6 (3.03%) Internet
3 5 (2.53%) Intranet
4 2 (1.01%) VLAN
4 2 (1.01%) Network Security
4 2 (1.01%) Firewall
4 2 (1.01%) LAN
4 2 (1.01%) WAN
4 2 (1.01%) DHCP
4 2 (1.01%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (40.40%) MySQL
2 19 (9.60%) SQL Server
3 16 (8.08%) Big Data
4 10 (5.05%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (3.54%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (2.53%) SQL Server 2000
6 5 (2.53%) MongoDB
6 5 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (2.02%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 69 (34.85%) Subversion
2 55 (27.78%) Git (software)
3 24 (12.12%) PhoneGap
4 10 (5.05%) Visual Studio
5 9 (4.55%) Axure RP
6 8 (4.04%) PHPUnit
7 4 (2.02%) Mercurial
8 3 (1.52%) Selenium
9 2 (1.01%) Behat
9 2 (1.01%) Grunt
10 1 (0.51%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.51%) Ant
10 1 (0.51%) Hudson
10 1 (0.51%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.51%) Maven
General
1 37 (18.69%) Marketing
2 16 (8.08%) Advertising
3 3 (1.52%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.52%) Publishing
3 3 (1.52%) Retail
4 2 (1.01%) Finance
5 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 167 (84.34%) Developer
2 78 (39.39%) PHP Developer
3 43 (21.72%) Web Developer
4 28 (14.14%) Software Engineer
5 23 (11.62%) Front-End Developer
6 19 (9.60%) Lead Developer
7 18 (9.09%) Senior Developer
8 17 (8.59%) Senior PHP Developer
9 14 (7.07%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 12 (6.06%) PHP Magento Developer
11 11 (5.56%) PHP Web Developer
12 10 (5.05%) UI Developer
12 10 (5.05%) UI Programmer
13 9 (4.55%) Analyst
13 9 (4.55%) Lead PHP Developer
14 8 (4.04%) Front-End Web Developer
14 8 (4.04%) PHP Zend Developer
15 7 (3.54%) Software Developer
15 7 (3.54%) .NET Developer
15 7 (3.54%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (84.34%) HTML
2 158 (79.80%) CSS
3 87 (43.94%) XHTML
3 87 (43.94%) jQuery
4 72 (36.36%) HTML5
5 60 (30.30%) CSS3
6 49 (24.75%) LAMP
7 33 (16.67%) Backbone.js
8 27 (13.64%) Web Services
9 21 (10.61%) XML
10 20 (10.10%) .NET
11 15 (7.58%) REST
12 12 (6.06%) ASP.NET
13 10 (5.05%) Zend Framework
13 10 (5.05%) XSL
13 10 (5.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 10 (5.05%) Sass
13 10 (5.05%) AngularJS
13 10 (5.05%) Semantic HTML
14 9 (4.55%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.57%) W3C
2 8 (4.04%) NHS
3 6 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.03%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.53%) Digital Media
5 4 (2.02%) Open Source
6 3 (1.52%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.52%) Social Media
6 3 (1.52%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.52%) Photography
7 2 (1.01%) Mashup
7 2 (1.01%) iPhone
7 2 (1.01%) iPad
7 2 (1.01%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.51%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 67 (33.84%) Linux
2 17 (8.59%) Apple iOS
3 13 (6.57%) Android
3 13 (6.57%) UNIX
4 9 (4.55%) Windows
5 2 (1.01%) Windows Vista
5 2 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.01%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (44.95%) MVC
2 61 (30.81%) OOP
2 61 (30.81%) OO
3 55 (27.78%) E-Commerce
4 45 (22.73%) Software Engineering
5 35 (17.68%) OO PHP
6 22 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
7 15 (7.58%) Scrum
8 14 (7.07%) Responsive Web Design
9 13 (6.57%) Analytics
10 11 (5.56%) SEO
11 9 (4.55%) Information Architecture
11 9 (4.55%) Usability Testing
12 8 (4.04%) Requirements Analysis
12 8 (4.04%) Content Management
12 8 (4.04%) Automated Testing
12 8 (4.04%) Customer Insight
13 7 (3.54%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (3.03%) BDD
14 6 (3.03%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 157 (79.29%) JavaScript
2 72 (36.36%) SQL
3 70 (35.35%) PHP5
4 24 (12.12%) C#
5 19 (9.60%) C++
5 19 (9.60%) Java
6 12 (6.06%) C
7 10 (5.05%) VB.NET
8 9 (4.55%) Python
9 6 (3.03%) Objective-C
9 6 (3.03%) PL/SQL
10 5 (2.53%) Perl
11 4 (2.02%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.52%) Ruby
13 1 (0.51%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 8 (4.04%) Degree
2 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.01%) MCP
2 2 (1.01%) MCSE
2 2 (1.01%) MCSA
3 1 (0.51%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (10.10%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.51%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.01%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 2 (1.01%) vSphere
1 2 (1.01%) XenApp
1 2 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.01%) Terminal Services
1 2 (1.01%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.51%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.01%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 54 (27.27%) Zend
2 18 (9.09%) Sencha
3 12 (6.06%) Oracle
4 10 (5.05%) Twitter
5 9 (4.55%) Adobe
6 7 (3.54%) Sun
7 6 (3.03%) Google
8 5 (2.53%) Microsoft
9 4 (2.02%) Apple
10 3 (1.52%) VMware
11 2 (1.01%) Mitel
11 2 (1.01%) Northgate
11 2 (1.01%) WatchGuard
11 2 (1.01%) NorthgateArinso
11 2 (1.01%) Facebook
11 2 (1.01%) Symantec
11 2 (1.01%) Remedy
11 2 (1.01%) HP
11 2 (1.01%) Dell
11 2 (1.01%) Citrix
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Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
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ISL
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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ISL
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + free parking
Posted: 6 days ago
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Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Market Salary Rate + Awesome Benefits Package
Posted: 27 days ago