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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 17 26 22
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Permanent jobs citing PHP 89 64 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 9.80% 6.79% 9.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.26% 14.22% 17.47%
Number of salaries quoted 82 58 74
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £22,500
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
462 450 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 50.88% 47.77% 55.72%
Number of salaries quoted 399 418 436
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 17 April 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Southampton

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 178 (84.36%) HTML
2 164 (77.73%) CSS
3 145 (68.72%) JavaScript
4 115 (54.50%) MySQL
5 103 (48.82%) jQuery
6 92 (43.60%) Zend
7 72 (34.12%) HTML5
8 70 (33.18%) MVC
9 68 (32.23%) CSS3
10 64 (30.33%) Linux
10 64 (30.33%) OO
11 59 (27.96%) LAMP
12 58 (27.49%) Software Engineering
13 57 (27.01%) Git (software)
14 51 (24.17%) OOP
15 49 (23.22%) SQL
16 47 (22.27%) Symfony
16 47 (22.27%) AngularJS
17 44 (20.85%) OO PHP
18 43 (20.38%) Subversion
19 42 (19.91%) Marketing
20 41 (19.43%) Agile Software Development
21 37 (17.54%) .NET
21 37 (17.54%) Digital Marketing
21 37 (17.54%) PHP5
22 36 (17.06%) Laravel
22 36 (17.06%) Java
22 36 (17.06%) Ajax
23 33 (15.64%) XHTML
24 31 (14.69%) WordPress

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 31 (14.69%) WordPress
2 25 (11.85%) Drupal
3 22 (10.43%) Apache
4 19 (9.00%) Joomla!
5 12 (5.69%) Tomcat
5 12 (5.69%) Node.js
6 8 (3.79%) SharePoint
6 8 (3.79%) CMS
7 4 (1.90%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.42%) IIS
9 2 (0.95%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.95%) Moodle
10 1 (0.47%) ArcSDE
10 1 (0.47%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 22 (10.43%) Photoshop
2 21 (9.95%) Adobe Illustrator
3 16 (7.58%) InDesign
3 16 (7.58%) MS Excel
4 10 (4.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (1.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (7.58%) Magento
2 3 (1.42%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.21%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.32%) Office 365
3 4 (1.90%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.90%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.27%) Broadband
2 5 (2.37%) LAN
3 3 (1.42%) DNS
3 3 (1.42%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (54.50%) MySQL
2 24 (11.37%) PostgreSQL
3 22 (10.43%) SQL Server
4 9 (4.27%) MS Access
5 5 (2.37%) Hadoop
5 5 (2.37%) Big Data
6 4 (1.90%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (0.95%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.95%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.47%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.47%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 57 (27.01%) Git (software)
2 43 (20.38%) Subversion
3 26 (12.32%) Jenkins
4 20 (9.48%) Maven
5 14 (6.64%) PHPUnit
6 13 (6.16%) Grunt
7 9 (4.27%) Karma Test Runner
7 9 (4.27%) Bower
7 9 (4.27%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.42%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.95%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.95%) Dreamweaver
9 2 (0.95%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (0.95%) JIRA
9 2 (0.95%) Selenium
10 1 (0.47%) LoadRunner
General
1 42 (19.91%) Marketing
2 5 (2.37%) Games
3 3 (1.42%) Finance
4 1 (0.47%) Advertising
4 1 (0.47%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 167 (79.15%) Developer
2 104 (49.29%) PHP Developer
3 48 (22.75%) Senior Developer
4 27 (12.80%) Senior PHP Developer
5 23 (10.90%) Web Developer
6 19 (9.00%) Technical Leader
7 16 (7.58%) Front-End Developer
7 16 (7.58%) Designer
8 15 (7.11%) PHP Web Developer
9 14 (6.64%) Digital Designer
10 12 (5.69%) Analyst
10 12 (5.69%) Graduate
10 12 (5.69%) Software Developer
10 12 (5.69%) Graduate Developer
11 11 (5.21%) Lead Developer
12 10 (4.74%) Programmer
13 9 (4.27%) Architect
13 9 (4.27%) Java Developer
13 9 (4.27%) Graduate Java Developer
14 8 (3.79%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 178 (84.36%) HTML
2 164 (77.73%) CSS
3 103 (48.82%) jQuery
4 72 (34.12%) HTML5
5 68 (32.23%) CSS3
6 59 (27.96%) LAMP
7 47 (22.27%) AngularJS
7 47 (22.27%) Symfony
8 37 (17.54%) .NET
9 36 (17.06%) Ajax
9 36 (17.06%) Laravel
10 33 (15.64%) XHTML
11 28 (13.27%) XML
11 28 (13.27%) Sass
12 24 (11.37%) Web Services
13 20 (9.48%) JSON
14 17 (8.06%) CakePHP
14 17 (8.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 13 (6.16%) SOAP
16 12 (5.69%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.53%) User Experience
2 11 (5.21%) Computer Science
3 9 (4.27%) Client/Server
4 8 (3.79%) Kindle
5 4 (1.90%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.90%) Open Source
6 3 (1.42%) W3C
7 2 (0.95%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.47%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.47%) Wiki
8 1 (0.47%) Blog
8 1 (0.47%) GIS
8 1 (0.47%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 64 (30.33%) Linux
2 12 (5.69%) UNIX
3 11 (5.21%) Windows
4 5 (2.37%) FreeBSD
5 2 (0.95%) Android
5 2 (0.95%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.47%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.47%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (33.18%) MVC
2 64 (30.33%) OO
3 58 (27.49%) Software Engineering
4 51 (24.17%) OOP
5 44 (20.85%) OO PHP
6 41 (19.43%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (17.54%) Digital Marketing
8 29 (13.74%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (10.90%) Responsive Web Design
10 22 (10.43%) Web Development
11 17 (8.06%) E-Commerce
12 16 (7.58%) Web Design
12 16 (7.58%) Change Control
13 14 (6.64%) TDD
13 14 (6.64%) Unit Testing
14 8 (3.79%) BDD
15 6 (2.84%) Scrum
16 5 (2.37%) Data Management
16 5 (2.37%) SEO
17 3 (1.42%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 145 (68.72%) JavaScript
2 49 (23.22%) SQL
3 37 (17.54%) PHP5
4 36 (17.06%) Java
5 30 (14.22%) Python
6 16 (7.58%) C#
7 12 (5.69%) PL/SQL
8 9 (4.27%) VB
9 8 (3.79%) C++
10 5 (2.37%) VB.NET
10 5 (2.37%) Golang
11 4 (1.90%) Scala
11 4 (1.90%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.42%) Perl
12 3 (1.42%) C
12 3 (1.42%) Ruby
13 1 (0.47%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.47%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 29 (13.74%) Degree
2 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.79%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.95%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (2.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 92 (43.60%) Zend
2 26 (12.32%) Oracle
3 18 (8.53%) Adobe
4 9 (4.27%) Twitter
5 8 (3.79%) Microsoft
6 5 (2.37%) Google
7 3 (1.42%) Northgate
7 3 (1.42%) NorthgateArinso
7 3 (1.42%) SAP
8 1 (0.47%) ESRI
8 1 (0.47%) Telerik
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