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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 22 13 25
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +12
Permanent jobs citing PHP 81 122 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 9.43% 13.53% 8.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.33% 24.90% 15.34%
Number of salaries quoted 74 114 71
Average salary £30,875 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.78% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,600 £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
442 490 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 51.46% 54.32% 56.21%
Number of salaries quoted 407 467 467
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £25,500
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 30 July 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Southampton

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 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 95 (66.43%) HTML
2 91 (63.64%) CSS
3 89 (62.24%) JavaScript
4 69 (48.25%) jQuery
5 61 (42.66%) MySQL
6 48 (33.57%) WordPress
7 41 (28.67%) HTML5
8 40 (27.97%) CSS3
9 37 (25.87%) LAMP
10 36 (25.17%) SQL
11 34 (23.78%) Git (software)
11 34 (23.78%) Marketing
12 32 (22.38%) OO
13 31 (21.68%) Linux
14 30 (20.98%) CMS
14 30 (20.98%) MVC
14 30 (20.98%) Software Engineering
15 28 (19.58%) E-Commerce
16 26 (18.18%) PHP5
17 25 (17.48%) Java
18 24 (16.78%) .NET
18 24 (16.78%) Subversion
19 22 (15.38%) Joomla!
19 22 (15.38%) OOP
20 21 (14.69%) Open Source
21 20 (13.99%) Web Development
21 20 (13.99%) Photoshop
21 20 (13.99%) Oracle
21 20 (13.99%) SQL Server
21 20 (13.99%) C#

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 48 (33.57%) WordPress
2 30 (20.98%) CMS
3 22 (15.38%) Joomla!
4 19 (13.29%) Apache
5 10 (6.99%) Node.js
6 7 (4.90%) ExpressionEngine
6 7 (4.90%) SharePoint
7 5 (3.50%) Tomcat
8 3 (2.10%) Drupal
9 2 (1.40%) IIS
9 2 (1.40%) Umbraco
Applications
1 20 (13.99%) Photoshop
2 10 (6.99%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (5.59%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.40%) MS Office
5 1 (0.70%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 18 (12.59%) Magento
2 5 (3.50%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.40%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.10%) GitHub
2 2 (1.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.29%) DNS
2 2 (1.40%) LDAP
2 2 (1.40%) Broadband
2 2 (1.40%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.70%) Internet
3 1 (0.70%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (42.66%) MySQL
2 20 (13.99%) SQL Server
3 7 (4.90%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (4.20%) Big Data
5 4 (2.80%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.10%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.40%) DB2
7 2 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.70%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.70%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 34 (23.78%) Git (software)
2 24 (16.78%) Subversion
3 9 (6.29%) Grunt
4 7 (4.90%) Selenium
4 7 (4.90%) Visual Studio
5 6 (4.20%) Xcode
5 6 (4.20%) Jenkins
6 5 (3.50%) PHPUnit
7 4 (2.80%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.10%) JIRA
8 3 (2.10%) PhoneGap
8 3 (2.10%) Selenium IDE
8 3 (2.10%) Yeoman
8 3 (2.10%) QuickTest Pro
8 3 (2.10%) LoadRunner
9 2 (1.40%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 1 (0.70%) Behat
10 1 (0.70%) Axure RP
10 1 (0.70%) Hudson
10 1 (0.70%) Maven
General
1 34 (23.78%) Marketing
2 7 (4.90%) Finance
3 5 (3.50%) Retail
4 3 (2.10%) Aerospace
4 3 (2.10%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.10%) Advertising
4 3 (2.10%) Publishing
4 3 (2.10%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.70%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 117 (81.82%) Developer
2 50 (34.97%) PHP Developer
3 26 (18.18%) Web Developer
4 24 (16.78%) Front-End Developer
5 14 (9.79%) Senior Developer
6 8 (5.59%) PHP Web Developer
6 8 (5.59%) Software Engineer
6 8 (5.59%) Senior PHP Developer
7 7 (4.90%) iOS Developer
7 7 (4.90%) Software Developer
8 6 (4.20%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 5 (3.50%) Front-End Web Developer
9 5 (3.50%) LAMP Developer
9 5 (3.50%) Magento Developer
9 5 (3.50%) Senior Magento Developer
9 5 (3.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 5 (3.50%) Programmer
9 5 (3.50%) Database Specialist
9 5 (3.50%) PHP Magento Developer
10 4 (2.80%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (66.43%) HTML
2 91 (63.64%) CSS
3 69 (48.25%) jQuery
4 41 (28.67%) HTML5
5 40 (27.97%) CSS3
6 37 (25.87%) LAMP
7 24 (16.78%) .NET
8 18 (12.59%) XHTML
8 18 (12.59%) ASP.NET
9 16 (11.19%) Ajax
10 15 (10.49%) Web Services
10 15 (10.49%) XML
11 12 (8.39%) SOAP
11 12 (8.39%) Sass
12 10 (6.99%) AngularJS
12 10 (6.99%) Backbone.js
13 9 (6.29%) Semantic HTML
14 8 (5.59%) SVG
14 8 (5.59%) HTML5 Canvas
15 7 (4.90%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.69%) Open Source
2 14 (9.79%) Social Media
3 9 (6.29%) Mobile App
3 9 (6.29%) NHS
4 7 (4.90%) W3C
5 6 (4.20%) Kindle
5 6 (4.20%) Mashup
6 3 (2.10%) iPhone
6 3 (2.10%) Photography
6 3 (2.10%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.40%) Clustering
8 1 (0.70%) CMDB
8 1 (0.70%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.70%) iPad
8 1 (0.70%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.70%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 31 (21.68%) Linux
2 13 (9.09%) Apple iOS
3 11 (7.69%) Windows
4 5 (3.50%) Android
4 5 (3.50%) UNIX
5 2 (1.40%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.40%) AIX
5 2 (1.40%) Solaris
5 2 (1.40%) Debian
5 2 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (22.38%) OO
2 30 (20.98%) MVC
2 30 (20.98%) Software Engineering
3 28 (19.58%) E-Commerce
4 22 (15.38%) OOP
5 20 (13.99%) Web Development
6 18 (12.59%) Responsive Web Design
7 17 (11.89%) Digital Marketing
8 16 (11.19%) SEO
9 15 (10.49%) Automated Testing
10 12 (8.39%) iOS Development
11 11 (7.69%) OOD
11 11 (7.69%) Scrum
12 9 (6.29%) Progressive Enhancement
12 9 (6.29%) BDD
12 9 (6.29%) Graceful Degradation
12 9 (6.29%) TDD
13 8 (5.59%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (5.59%) OO PHP
14 6 (4.20%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 89 (62.24%) JavaScript
2 36 (25.17%) SQL
3 26 (18.18%) PHP5
4 25 (17.48%) Java
5 20 (13.99%) C#
6 14 (9.79%) Python
7 13 (9.09%) Objective-C
8 12 (8.39%) Perl
8 12 (8.39%) VB.NET
9 10 (6.99%) C++
10 8 (5.59%) Ruby
11 7 (4.90%) C
12 2 (1.40%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.70%) ActionScript 3.0
13 1 (0.70%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.29%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.10%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (13.99%) Oracle
2 16 (11.19%) Adobe
3 10 (6.99%) Microsoft
3 10 (6.99%) Zend
4 8 (5.59%) Sun
4 8 (5.59%) Facebook
5 7 (4.90%) Google
6 4 (2.80%) VMware
7 3 (2.10%) Twitter
8 2 (1.40%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.40%) EMC
8 2 (1.40%) Xamarin
8 2 (1.40%) Appcelerator
9 1 (0.70%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.70%) Sony
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