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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 17 25 31
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +6
Permanent jobs citing PHP 98 81 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 12.04% 9.27% 6.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.99% 17.96% 13.29%
Number of salaries quoted 97 74 53
Median salary £36,500 £36,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.68% +11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £44,500
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
516 451 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 63.39% 51.60% 47.28%
Number of salaries quoted 494 385 412
Median salary £40,000 £38,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 4 May 2016.

PHP Salary Histogram in Southampton

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 160 (85.56%) HTML
2 153 (81.82%) CSS
3 152 (81.28%) JavaScript
4 123 (65.78%) Linux
5 117 (62.57%) Web Development
6 103 (55.08%) OOP
7 84 (44.92%) MySQL
7 84 (44.92%) MVC
7 84 (44.92%) LAMP
8 83 (44.39%) Git (software)
9 81 (43.32%) jQuery
10 63 (33.69%) Subversion
10 63 (33.69%) OO
11 62 (33.16%) Apache
12 61 (32.62%) Laravel
13 60 (32.09%) Software Engineering
14 59 (31.55%) Agile Software Development
15 56 (29.95%) Zend
16 53 (28.34%) HTML5
17 47 (25.13%) CSS3
18 44 (23.53%) TDD
19 43 (22.99%) PHP 5
20 41 (21.93%) Symfony
21 37 (19.79%) Python
22 36 (19.25%) AngularJS
23 34 (18.18%) Unit Testing
24 33 (17.65%) PHPUnit
25 32 (17.11%) Ajax
26 30 (16.04%) Java
27 29 (15.51%) Sass

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 62 (33.16%) Apache
2 27 (14.44%) Node.js
3 9 (4.81%) Drupal
3 9 (4.81%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (4.28%) WordPress
5 6 (3.21%) Joomla!
6 3 (1.60%) CMS
7 1 (0.53%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (2.14%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.60%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 22 (11.76%) Magento
2 1 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.07%) SaaS
2 1 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.35%) TCP/IP
2 6 (3.21%) Extranet
2 6 (3.21%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (44.92%) MySQL
2 25 (13.37%) Big Data
3 14 (7.49%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (5.35%) NoSQL
5 5 (2.67%) SQL Server
6 3 (1.60%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 83 (44.39%) Git (software)
2 63 (33.69%) Subversion
3 33 (17.65%) PHPUnit
4 26 (13.90%) Jenkins
4 26 (13.90%) Maven
5 9 (4.81%) Grunt
6 6 (3.21%) Bower
6 6 (3.21%) Selenium
General
1 24 (12.83%) Marketing
2 11 (5.88%) Games
3 9 (4.81%) Music Industry
4 6 (3.21%) Back Office
5 2 (1.07%) Finance
6 1 (0.53%) Electronics
6 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 151 (80.75%) Developer
2 121 (64.71%) PHP Developer
3 32 (17.11%) Senior Developer
4 27 (14.44%) LAMP Developer
4 27 (14.44%) Senior PHP Developer
4 27 (14.44%) Software Engineer
5 24 (12.83%) Web Developer
6 21 (11.23%) PHP Web Developer
7 16 (8.56%) JavaScript Developer
8 14 (7.49%) C++ Software Engineer
8 14 (7.49%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 13 (6.95%) Junior
9 13 (6.95%) Junior Developer
10 12 (6.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 12 (6.42%) Junior PHP Developer
11 10 (5.35%) C Software Engineer
11 10 (5.35%) C/C++ Software Engineer
11 10 (5.35%) Java Engineer
11 10 (5.35%) Java Software Engineer
11 10 (5.35%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (85.56%) HTML
2 153 (81.82%) CSS
3 84 (44.92%) LAMP
4 81 (43.32%) jQuery
5 61 (32.62%) Laravel
6 53 (28.34%) HTML5
7 47 (25.13%) CSS3
8 41 (21.93%) Symfony
9 36 (19.25%) AngularJS
10 32 (17.11%) Ajax
11 29 (15.51%) Sass
12 19 (10.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 19 (10.16%) XHTML
13 14 (7.49%) LEMP Stack
14 10 (5.35%) XML
15 9 (4.81%) Regular Expression
15 9 (4.81%) Ruby on Rails
15 9 (4.81%) Zend Framework
16 8 (4.28%) Behat
17 7 (3.74%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.16%) Computer Science
2 9 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.14%) BBC
4 3 (1.60%) Blog
5 2 (1.07%) iPad
5 2 (1.07%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.07%) User Experience
6 1 (0.53%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.53%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.53%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 123 (65.78%) Linux
2 22 (11.76%) Debian
3 15 (8.02%) Unix
4 10 (5.35%) Android
4 10 (5.35%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.60%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (62.57%) Web Development
2 103 (55.08%) OOP
3 84 (44.92%) MVC
4 63 (33.69%) OO
5 60 (32.09%) Software Engineering
6 59 (31.55%) Agile Software Development
7 44 (23.53%) TDD
8 34 (18.18%) Unit Testing
9 27 (14.44%) Continuous Integration
10 26 (13.90%) Change Control
11 24 (12.83%) E-Commerce
12 18 (9.63%) Front End Development
13 16 (8.56%) OO PHP
14 15 (8.02%) Digital Marketing
15 10 (5.35%) Android Development
15 10 (5.35%) BDD
15 10 (5.35%) iOS Development
15 10 (5.35%) Mobile Development
16 6 (3.21%) Usability Testing
16 6 (3.21%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 152 (81.28%) JavaScript
2 43 (22.99%) PHP 5
3 37 (19.79%) Python
4 30 (16.04%) Java
5 23 (12.30%) SQL
6 22 (11.76%) PHP 7
7 19 (10.16%) C++
7 19 (10.16%) Perl
8 10 (5.35%) C
9 9 (4.81%) Ruby
9 9 (4.81%) XPath
10 3 (1.60%) C#
11 2 (1.07%) ES6
Qualifications
1 2 (1.07%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.35%) QA
System Software
1 9 (4.81%) Docker
Vendors
1 56 (29.95%) Zend
2 10 (5.35%) Twitter
3 5 (2.67%) Oracle
4 4 (2.14%) Sony
5 3 (1.60%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.53%) Adobe
6 1 (0.53%) Facebook
6 1 (0.53%) Google
6 1 (0.53%) SAP
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