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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 21 12 24
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +12
Permanent jobs citing PHP 80 126 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 9.24% 13.92% 8.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.22% 25.40% 15.32%
Number of salaries quoted 74 118 71
Average salary £31,500 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.35% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,850 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Programming Languages Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
439 496 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 50.69% 54.81% 56.43%
Number of salaries quoted 405 473 471
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 25 July 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Southampton

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 94 (68.12%) HTML
2 88 (63.77%) CSS
3 87 (63.04%) JavaScript
4 66 (47.83%) jQuery
5 60 (43.48%) MySQL
6 47 (34.06%) WordPress
7 41 (29.71%) HTML5
8 39 (28.26%) CSS3
9 36 (26.09%) LAMP
9 36 (26.09%) SQL
10 32 (23.19%) Marketing
11 31 (22.46%) Git (software)
12 30 (21.74%) OO
12 30 (21.74%) Linux
13 29 (21.01%) CMS
13 29 (21.01%) MVC
13 29 (21.01%) Software Engineering
14 28 (20.29%) E-Commerce
15 26 (18.84%) PHP5
16 23 (16.67%) Java
17 22 (15.94%) .NET
17 22 (15.94%) OOP
17 22 (15.94%) Subversion
18 21 (15.22%) Joomla!
19 20 (14.49%) Web Development
19 20 (14.49%) Oracle
20 19 (13.77%) SQL Server
20 19 (13.77%) C#
20 19 (13.77%) Photoshop
20 19 (13.77%) Open Source

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 47 (34.06%) WordPress
2 29 (21.01%) CMS
3 21 (15.22%) Joomla!
4 17 (12.32%) Apache
5 10 (7.25%) Node.js
6 7 (5.07%) ExpressionEngine
6 7 (5.07%) SharePoint
7 5 (3.62%) Tomcat
8 3 (2.17%) IIS
8 3 (2.17%) Drupal
9 2 (1.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 19 (13.77%) Photoshop
2 10 (7.25%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (5.80%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.45%) MS Office
5 1 (0.72%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 18 (13.04%) Magento
2 5 (3.62%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.45%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.17%) GitHub
2 2 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.80%) DNS
2 2 (1.45%) LDAP
2 2 (1.45%) Broadband
2 2 (1.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.72%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (43.48%) MySQL
2 19 (13.77%) SQL Server
3 7 (5.07%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (4.35%) Big Data
5 3 (2.17%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.17%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.45%) DB2
7 1 (0.72%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.72%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 31 (22.46%) Git (software)
2 22 (15.94%) Subversion
3 9 (6.52%) Grunt
4 6 (4.35%) Selenium
4 6 (4.35%) Visual Studio
4 6 (4.35%) Xcode
5 5 (3.62%) PHPUnit
6 4 (2.90%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.17%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.17%) Yeoman
7 3 (2.17%) PhoneGap
8 2 (1.45%) Selenium IDE
8 2 (1.45%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (1.45%) LoadRunner
8 2 (1.45%) JIRA
9 1 (0.72%) Maven
9 1 (0.72%) Ant
9 1 (0.72%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 1 (0.72%) Behat
9 1 (0.72%) Hudson
General
1 32 (23.19%) Marketing
2 7 (5.07%) Finance
3 4 (2.90%) Retail
4 3 (2.17%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.17%) Aerospace
4 3 (2.17%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.17%) Advertising
4 3 (2.17%) Publishing
5 1 (0.72%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 114 (82.61%) Developer
2 48 (34.78%) PHP Developer
3 26 (18.84%) Web Developer
4 23 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
5 14 (10.14%) Senior Developer
6 9 (6.52%) Software Engineer
7 8 (5.80%) Senior PHP Developer
8 7 (5.07%) Software Developer
8 7 (5.07%) iOS Developer
9 6 (4.35%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 6 (4.35%) PHP Web Developer
10 5 (3.62%) LAMP Developer
10 5 (3.62%) Front-End Web Developer
10 5 (3.62%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 5 (3.62%) PHP Magento Developer
10 5 (3.62%) Magento Developer
10 5 (3.62%) Senior Magento Developer
10 5 (3.62%) Database Specialist
11 4 (2.90%) Programmer
11 4 (2.90%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (68.12%) HTML
2 88 (63.77%) CSS
3 66 (47.83%) jQuery
4 41 (29.71%) HTML5
5 39 (28.26%) CSS3
6 36 (26.09%) LAMP
7 22 (15.94%) .NET
8 17 (12.32%) ASP.NET
9 16 (11.59%) Ajax
9 16 (11.59%) XHTML
10 14 (10.14%) Web Services
10 14 (10.14%) XML
11 11 (7.97%) Sass
12 10 (7.25%) AngularJS
12 10 (7.25%) SOAP
12 10 (7.25%) Backbone.js
13 9 (6.52%) Semantic HTML
14 7 (5.07%) HTML5 Canvas
14 7 (5.07%) REST
14 7 (5.07%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.77%) Open Source
2 13 (9.42%) Social Media
3 9 (6.52%) NHS
4 7 (5.07%) W3C
4 7 (5.07%) Mobile App
5 6 (4.35%) Mashup
6 5 (3.62%) Kindle
7 3 (2.17%) Digital Media
7 3 (2.17%) iPhone
7 3 (2.17%) Photography
8 2 (1.45%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.45%) Clustering
9 1 (0.72%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.72%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.72%) CMDB
9 1 (0.72%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 30 (21.74%) Linux
2 12 (8.70%) Windows
2 12 (8.70%) Apple iOS
3 5 (3.62%) UNIX
4 4 (2.90%) Android
5 2 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.45%) AIX
5 2 (1.45%) Solaris
5 2 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.45%) Debian
6 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (21.74%) OO
2 29 (21.01%) MVC
2 29 (21.01%) Software Engineering
3 28 (20.29%) E-Commerce
4 22 (15.94%) OOP
5 20 (14.49%) Web Development
6 18 (13.04%) Responsive Web Design
7 16 (11.59%) Digital Marketing
7 16 (11.59%) SEO
8 13 (9.42%) Automated Testing
9 11 (7.97%) iOS Development
10 10 (7.25%) Scrum
11 9 (6.52%) OOD
11 9 (6.52%) Progressive Enhancement
11 9 (6.52%) Graceful Degradation
12 8 (5.80%) BDD
12 8 (5.80%) OO PHP
12 8 (5.80%) TDD
13 7 (5.07%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (4.35%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 87 (63.04%) JavaScript
2 36 (26.09%) SQL
3 26 (18.84%) PHP5
4 23 (16.67%) Java
5 19 (13.77%) C#
6 13 (9.42%) Objective-C
7 12 (8.70%) Python
7 12 (8.70%) Perl
8 11 (7.97%) VB.NET
9 9 (6.52%) C++
10 8 (5.80%) Ruby
11 7 (5.07%) C
12 2 (1.45%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.72%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.72%) ActionScript 3.0
13 1 (0.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (7.97%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.80%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.72%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 20 (14.49%) Oracle
2 15 (10.87%) Adobe
3 10 (7.25%) Microsoft
3 10 (7.25%) Zend
4 8 (5.80%) Sun
5 7 (5.07%) Facebook
6 6 (4.35%) Google
7 4 (2.90%) VMware
8 3 (2.17%) Twitter
9 2 (1.45%) Xamarin
9 2 (1.45%) EMC
9 2 (1.45%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.72%) Sony
10 1 (0.72%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.72%) Appcelerator
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