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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 23 38 15
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -23
Permanent jobs citing PHP 76 50 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 9.93% 5.54% 12.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.63% 10.99% 22.29%
Number of salaries quoted 71 40 94
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,000 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
408 455 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 53.33% 50.44% 54.93%
Number of salaries quoted 343 414 441
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £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 29 May 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Southampton

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 160 (85.11%) HTML
2 139 (73.94%) CSS
3 123 (65.43%) JavaScript
4 103 (54.79%) MySQL
5 88 (46.81%) jQuery
6 84 (44.68%) Zend
7 63 (33.51%) HTML5
8 62 (32.98%) CSS3
9 58 (30.85%) MVC
10 57 (30.32%) Software Engineering
10 57 (30.32%) Linux
11 49 (26.06%) OO
11 49 (26.06%) Agile Software Development
11 49 (26.06%) Ajax
12 48 (25.53%) LAMP
13 46 (24.47%) Git (software)
14 43 (22.87%) Symfony
15 42 (22.34%) Marketing
16 39 (20.74%) OOP
17 38 (20.21%) Continuous Integration
18 37 (19.68%) Digital Marketing
18 37 (19.68%) Laravel
18 37 (19.68%) SQL
19 36 (19.15%) Java
20 35 (18.62%) XML
21 34 (18.09%) .NET
21 34 (18.09%) Subversion
21 34 (18.09%) Jenkins
22 33 (17.55%) AngularJS
23 32 (17.02%) Sass

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 27 (14.36%) WordPress
2 22 (11.70%) Drupal
3 21 (11.17%) Apache
4 17 (9.04%) Joomla!
5 15 (7.98%) Tomcat
6 9 (4.79%) CMS
7 7 (3.72%) Node.js
8 4 (2.13%) SharePoint
8 4 (2.13%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.53%) Moodle
9 1 (0.53%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.53%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 19 (10.11%) MS Excel
2 18 (9.57%) Photoshop
3 16 (8.51%) Adobe Illustrator
4 11 (5.85%) InDesign
5 9 (4.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (1.06%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.53%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 16 (8.51%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.72%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.06%) Office 365
3 1 (0.53%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.98%) Broadband
2 5 (2.66%) LAN
3 3 (1.60%) DNS
3 3 (1.60%) Internet
4 2 (1.06%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (54.79%) MySQL
2 26 (13.83%) PostgreSQL
3 24 (12.77%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.13%) MS Access
5 3 (1.60%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.53%) SQLite
7 1 (0.53%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.53%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 46 (24.47%) Git (software)
2 34 (18.09%) Subversion
2 34 (18.09%) Jenkins
3 26 (13.83%) Maven
4 16 (8.51%) PHPUnit
5 15 (7.98%) Eclipse
6 8 (4.26%) Grunt
7 6 (3.19%) JIRA
7 6 (3.19%) Selenium
8 5 (2.66%) Cucumber
8 5 (2.66%) QuickTest Pro
9 4 (2.13%) Bower
9 4 (2.13%) Karma Test Runner
10 3 (1.60%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.53%) Redmine
11 1 (0.53%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.53%) Dreamweaver
11 1 (0.53%) Bugzilla
General
1 42 (22.34%) Marketing
2 5 (2.66%) Games
3 2 (1.06%) Finance
4 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 157 (83.51%) Developer
2 87 (46.28%) PHP Developer
3 49 (26.06%) Senior Developer
4 28 (14.89%) Senior PHP Developer
5 19 (10.11%) Technical Leader
5 19 (10.11%) Front-End Developer
6 18 (9.57%) Graduate Developer
6 18 (9.57%) Graduate
7 17 (9.04%) Web Developer
8 15 (7.98%) Java Developer
8 15 (7.98%) Graduate Java Developer
9 13 (6.91%) Lead Developer
10 10 (5.32%) PHP Web Developer
10 10 (5.32%) Software Developer
10 10 (5.32%) Designer
11 9 (4.79%) Lead PHP Developer
11 9 (4.79%) Architect
12 8 (4.26%) Senior Designer
12 8 (4.26%) Digital Designer
13 7 (3.72%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (85.11%) HTML
2 139 (73.94%) CSS
3 88 (46.81%) jQuery
4 63 (33.51%) HTML5
5 62 (32.98%) CSS3
6 49 (26.06%) Ajax
7 48 (25.53%) LAMP
8 43 (22.87%) Symfony
9 37 (19.68%) Laravel
10 35 (18.62%) XML
11 34 (18.09%) .NET
12 33 (17.55%) AngularJS
13 32 (17.02%) Sass
14 24 (12.77%) JSON
15 23 (12.23%) Web Services
16 16 (8.51%) SOAP
17 15 (7.98%) Spring
17 15 (7.98%) XHTML
17 15 (7.98%) CakePHP
18 14 (7.45%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.98%) Client/Server
2 12 (6.38%) User Experience
3 6 (3.19%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.13%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.60%) Kindle
6 2 (1.06%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.53%) Wiki
7 1 (0.53%) Blog
7 1 (0.53%) Social Media
7 1 (0.53%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 57 (30.32%) Linux
2 17 (9.04%) UNIX
3 5 (2.66%) Android
3 5 (2.66%) Windows
3 5 (2.66%) FreeBSD
4 4 (2.13%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (30.85%) MVC
2 57 (30.32%) Software Engineering
3 49 (26.06%) OO
3 49 (26.06%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (20.74%) OOP
5 38 (20.21%) Continuous Integration
6 37 (19.68%) Digital Marketing
7 28 (14.89%) OO PHP
8 24 (12.77%) Web Development
9 23 (12.23%) TDD
10 19 (10.11%) Responsive Web Design
11 18 (9.57%) Change Control
12 16 (8.51%) Unit Testing
13 14 (7.45%) E-Commerce
14 11 (5.85%) BDD
14 11 (5.85%) Web Design
15 7 (3.72%) Scrum
16 6 (3.19%) User Acceptance Testing
17 5 (2.66%) Automation Testing
17 5 (2.66%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 123 (65.43%) JavaScript
2 37 (19.68%) SQL
3 36 (19.15%) Java
4 21 (11.17%) PHP5
4 21 (11.17%) Python
5 16 (8.51%) PL/SQL
6 10 (5.32%) C#
7 6 (3.19%) VB.NET
8 5 (2.66%) Go
8 5 (2.66%) C++
9 4 (2.13%) C
9 4 (2.13%) Perl
9 4 (2.13%) VB
10 1 (0.53%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (13.30%) Degree
2 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.72%) QA
2 3 (1.60%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (2.66%) Puppet
Vendors
1 84 (44.68%) Zend
2 31 (16.49%) Oracle
3 12 (6.38%) Adobe
4 6 (3.19%) Google
5 4 (2.13%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.13%) Twitter
6 3 (1.60%) SAP
7 1 (0.53%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.53%) ESRI
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