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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 13 9 44
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +35
Permanent jobs citing PHP 121 133 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 13.89% 14.62% 5.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.74% 27.94% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 116 120 41
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £27,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £37,500
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
470 476 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 53.96% 52.31% 52.53%
Number of salaries quoted 433 432 386
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 27 January 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Southampton

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 187 (76.95%) HTML
2 183 (75.31%) CSS
3 171 (70.37%) JavaScript
4 134 (55.14%) MySQL
5 104 (42.80%) jQuery
6 96 (39.51%) Linux
7 82 (33.74%) Git (software)
7 82 (33.74%) Zend
8 79 (32.51%) OOP
9 78 (32.10%) OO
10 77 (31.69%) LAMP
11 73 (30.04%) HTML5
12 70 (28.81%) MVC
13 67 (27.57%) Software Engineering
13 67 (27.57%) PHP5
14 63 (25.93%) SQL
15 60 (24.69%) CSS3
16 55 (22.63%) Marketing
16 55 (22.63%) Subversion
17 54 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
17 54 (22.22%) XHTML
18 52 (21.40%) OO PHP
19 51 (20.99%) Symfony
20 47 (19.34%) AngularJS
21 45 (18.52%) Digital Marketing
22 44 (18.11%) Python
23 41 (16.87%) WordPress
24 38 (15.64%) Degree
25 34 (13.99%) .NET
26 32 (13.17%) Web Services

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 41 (16.87%) WordPress
2 27 (11.11%) Apache
3 26 (10.70%) Joomla!
4 21 (8.64%) Node.js
5 18 (7.41%) Drupal
6 13 (5.35%) Elasticsearch
7 11 (4.53%) SharePoint
8 7 (2.88%) CMS
9 6 (2.47%) IIS
10 3 (1.23%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.82%) Moodle
12 1 (0.41%) ArcGIS
12 1 (0.41%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 22 (9.05%) Photoshop
2 19 (7.82%) Adobe Illustrator
3 15 (6.17%) InDesign
4 10 (4.12%) MS Excel
5 9 (3.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (1.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (3.70%) Magento
2 3 (1.23%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.76%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (5.35%) Amazon EC2
2 13 (5.35%) Amazon S3
3 10 (4.12%) Office 365
4 8 (3.29%) SaaS
5 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.88%) DNS
2 4 (1.65%) LAN
3 3 (1.23%) Internet
4 2 (0.82%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.41%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (55.14%) MySQL
2 23 (9.47%) SQL Server
3 18 (7.41%) Big Data
4 14 (5.76%) Hadoop
5 13 (5.35%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (5.35%) Amazon RDS
6 12 (4.94%) MS Access
7 6 (2.47%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.82%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.41%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 82 (33.74%) Git (software)
2 55 (22.63%) Subversion
3 19 (7.82%) Grunt
4 18 (7.41%) Jenkins
5 17 (7.00%) Karma Test Runner
5 17 (7.00%) Bower
6 9 (3.70%) Cucumber
6 9 (3.70%) JIRA
6 9 (3.70%) Selenium
6 9 (3.70%) QuickTest Pro
6 9 (3.70%) LoadRunner
7 8 (3.29%) Maven
7 8 (3.29%) PHPUnit
8 7 (2.88%) Visual Studio
8 7 (2.88%) Selenium IDE
9 5 (2.06%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 3 (1.23%) PEAR
10 3 (1.23%) Trac
10 3 (1.23%) Bugzilla
11 2 (0.82%) Dreamweaver
General
1 55 (22.63%) Marketing
2 5 (2.06%) Games
2 5 (2.06%) Retail
3 3 (1.23%) Finance
4 2 (0.82%) Advertising
4 2 (0.82%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.41%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 193 (79.42%) Developer
2 139 (57.20%) PHP Developer
3 47 (19.34%) Senior Developer
4 41 (16.87%) Web Developer
5 30 (12.35%) Senior PHP Developer
6 27 (11.11%) PHP Web Developer
7 22 (9.05%) Analyst
8 17 (7.00%) Programmer
9 15 (6.17%) Software Developer
9 15 (6.17%) Front-End Developer
9 15 (6.17%) Designer
10 14 (5.76%) Digital Designer
11 13 (5.35%) Analyst Programmer
12 12 (4.94%) Technical Leader
13 11 (4.53%) PHP LAMP Developer
13 11 (4.53%) Senior Web Developer
14 10 (4.12%) DBA
15 9 (3.70%) Senior Front-End Developer
16 8 (3.29%) Senior PHP Web Developer
16 8 (3.29%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (76.95%) HTML
2 183 (75.31%) CSS
3 104 (42.80%) jQuery
4 77 (31.69%) LAMP
5 73 (30.04%) HTML5
6 60 (24.69%) CSS3
7 54 (22.22%) XHTML
8 51 (20.99%) Symfony
9 47 (19.34%) AngularJS
10 34 (13.99%) .NET
11 32 (13.17%) Web Services
12 30 (12.35%) Ajax
13 29 (11.93%) Laravel
14 22 (9.05%) XML
15 21 (8.64%) ASP.NET
16 20 (8.23%) CakePHP
16 20 (8.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 18 (7.41%) Sass
18 17 (7.00%) Doctrine
19 16 (6.58%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.41%) Computer Science
1 18 (7.41%) User Experience
2 15 (6.17%) Mobile App
3 11 (4.53%) Open Source
4 10 (4.12%) Social Media
5 9 (3.70%) Kindle
6 4 (1.65%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.23%) W3C
8 2 (0.82%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.41%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.41%) GIS
9 1 (0.41%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.41%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 96 (39.51%) Linux
2 16 (6.58%) Windows
3 9 (3.70%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.65%) Android
4 4 (1.65%) FreeBSD
5 3 (1.23%) UNIX
6 1 (0.41%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.41%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.41%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (32.51%) OOP
2 78 (32.10%) OO
3 70 (28.81%) MVC
4 67 (27.57%) Software Engineering
5 54 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 52 (21.40%) OO PHP
7 45 (18.52%) Digital Marketing
8 21 (8.64%) Responsive Web Design
9 20 (8.23%) Scrum
10 17 (7.00%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (6.58%) Web Design
12 15 (6.17%) TDD
13 14 (5.76%) Web Development
14 13 (5.35%) E-Commerce
15 10 (4.12%) Data Management
15 10 (4.12%) BDD
16 9 (3.70%) Kanban
16 9 (3.70%) System Testing
16 9 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
16 9 (3.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 171 (70.37%) JavaScript
2 67 (27.57%) PHP5
3 63 (25.93%) SQL
4 44 (18.11%) Python
5 28 (11.52%) Java
6 24 (9.88%) C#
7 17 (7.00%) C++
8 13 (5.35%) Scala
9 12 (4.94%) VB
10 9 (3.70%) VB.NET
11 7 (2.88%) T-SQL
12 5 (2.06%) C
12 5 (2.06%) Objective-C
12 5 (2.06%) Ruby
13 4 (1.65%) Perl
13 4 (1.65%) Golang
14 3 (1.23%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.82%) VBScript
15 2 (0.82%) ActionScript
15 2 (0.82%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 38 (15.64%) Degree
2 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.53%) ISO 9001
2 9 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 10 (4.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.65%) Puppet
2 1 (0.41%) cPanel
Vendors
1 82 (33.74%) Zend
2 20 (8.23%) Adobe
3 17 (7.00%) Twitter
4 11 (4.53%) Microsoft
5 9 (3.70%) Google
6 8 (3.29%) Oracle
7 5 (2.06%) Appcelerator
7 5 (2.06%) Facebook
8 3 (1.23%) Northgate
8 3 (1.23%) NorthgateArinso
9 1 (0.41%) ESRI
9 1 (0.41%) Telerik
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Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Southampton
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Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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ISL
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + excellent pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire (SO14)
Guru Careers
Salary: £25 - 35k
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + read the benefits!!!!
Posted: 13 days ago
Southampton
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
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