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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 17 18 25
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs citing PHP 105 111 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 12.46% 12.29% 8.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.67% 22.89% 15.27%
Number of salaries quoted 97 109 70
Average salary £31,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £37,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £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
409 485 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 48.52% 53.71% 54.57%
Number of salaries quoted 386 466 455
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 August 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Southampton

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 98 (62.42%) CSS
2 95 (60.51%) HTML
3 93 (59.24%) JavaScript
4 73 (46.50%) jQuery
5 71 (45.22%) MySQL
6 51 (32.48%) Linux
7 45 (28.66%) LAMP
8 44 (28.03%) WordPress
9 42 (26.75%) Git (software)
9 42 (26.75%) Marketing
10 38 (24.20%) HTML5
10 38 (24.20%) Software Engineering
11 36 (22.93%) OO
12 35 (22.29%) CSS3
13 34 (21.66%) SQL
14 30 (19.11%) OOP
15 29 (18.47%) Joomla!
16 27 (17.20%) .NET
16 27 (17.20%) Apache
17 26 (16.56%) PHP5
18 25 (15.92%) Ajax
18 25 (15.92%) Java
19 24 (15.29%) Subversion
19 24 (15.29%) Digital Marketing
20 23 (14.65%) CMS
20 23 (14.65%) Web Services
21 22 (14.01%) C#
21 22 (14.01%) MVC
21 22 (14.01%) Open Source
22 21 (13.38%) ASP.NET

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 44 (28.03%) WordPress
2 29 (18.47%) Joomla!
3 27 (17.20%) Apache
4 23 (14.65%) CMS
5 11 (7.01%) Node.js
6 7 (4.46%) SharePoint
6 7 (4.46%) ExpressionEngine
7 6 (3.82%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (3.18%) IIS
8 5 (3.18%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.91%) Drupal
10 2 (1.27%) Umbraco
Applications
1 13 (8.28%) Photoshop
2 8 (5.10%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.27%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.82%) Magento
2 5 (3.18%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.27%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.82%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (3.82%) Amazon S3
1 6 (3.82%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.18%) SaaS
3 3 (1.91%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.37%) DNS
2 3 (1.91%) HTTPS
2 3 (1.91%) Broadband
3 2 (1.27%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.27%) LDAP
4 1 (0.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (45.22%) MySQL
2 17 (10.83%) SQL Server
3 11 (7.01%) Big Data
4 7 (4.46%) Hadoop
4 7 (4.46%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (3.82%) Amazon RDS
5 6 (3.82%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.91%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.27%) DB2
8 1 (0.64%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.64%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 42 (26.75%) Git (software)
2 24 (15.29%) Subversion
3 9 (5.73%) Selenium
3 9 (5.73%) Jenkins
3 9 (5.73%) Grunt
4 8 (5.10%) Visual Studio
5 6 (3.82%) QuickTest Pro
5 6 (3.82%) LoadRunner
5 6 (3.82%) Xcode
5 6 (3.82%) JIRA
5 6 (3.82%) PHPUnit
5 6 (3.82%) Cucumber
5 6 (3.82%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 6 (3.82%) Selenium IDE
6 3 (1.91%) Yeoman
6 3 (1.91%) PEAR
6 3 (1.91%) Trac
6 3 (1.91%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.64%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (0.64%) Bower
General
1 42 (26.75%) Marketing
2 9 (5.73%) Retail
3 7 (4.46%) Finance
4 3 (1.91%) Aerospace
4 3 (1.91%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.91%) Multimedia
4 3 (1.91%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.91%) Publishing
5 1 (0.64%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 130 (82.80%) Developer
2 65 (41.40%) PHP Developer
3 29 (18.47%) Web Developer
4 21 (13.38%) Front-End Developer
5 18 (11.46%) Senior Developer
6 12 (7.64%) PHP Web Developer
7 10 (6.37%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 8 (5.10%) iOS Developer
8 8 (5.10%) Senior PHP Developer
8 8 (5.10%) Software Developer
9 7 (4.46%) Programmer
10 6 (3.82%) Software Engineer
11 5 (3.18%) Junior
11 5 (3.18%) Database Specialist
11 5 (3.18%) Junior Developer
11 5 (3.18%) LAMP Developer
12 4 (2.55%) Applications Developer
12 4 (2.55%) PHP Programmer
12 4 (2.55%) Senior Software Engineer
12 4 (2.55%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (62.42%) CSS
2 95 (60.51%) HTML
3 73 (46.50%) jQuery
4 45 (28.66%) LAMP
5 38 (24.20%) HTML5
6 35 (22.29%) CSS3
7 27 (17.20%) .NET
8 25 (15.92%) Ajax
9 23 (14.65%) Web Services
10 21 (13.38%) ASP.NET
11 19 (12.10%) XML
12 16 (10.19%) SOAP
13 14 (8.92%) Sass
14 13 (8.28%) Symfony
14 13 (8.28%) XHTML
15 12 (7.64%) CakePHP
16 11 (7.01%) RESTful
16 11 (7.01%) SVG
16 11 (7.01%) HTML5 Canvas
17 10 (6.37%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.01%) Open Source
2 18 (11.46%) Social Media
3 13 (8.28%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.82%) Kindle
5 5 (3.18%) Mashup
6 4 (2.55%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.91%) iPhone
7 3 (1.91%) E-Learning
7 3 (1.91%) Photography
7 3 (1.91%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.27%) NHS
8 2 (1.27%) Clustering
9 1 (0.64%) CMDB
9 1 (0.64%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 51 (32.48%) Linux
2 14 (8.92%) Windows
2 14 (8.92%) Apple iOS
3 5 (3.18%) UNIX
4 4 (2.55%) Android
5 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.27%) AIX
5 2 (1.27%) Solaris
5 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.27%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (24.20%) Software Engineering
2 36 (22.93%) OO
3 30 (19.11%) OOP
4 24 (15.29%) Digital Marketing
5 22 (14.01%) MVC
6 19 (12.10%) Web Development
7 16 (10.19%) Automated Testing
8 15 (9.55%) SEO
8 15 (9.55%) E-Commerce
9 14 (8.92%) OOD
9 14 (8.92%) Responsive Web Design
10 13 (8.28%) iOS Development
10 13 (8.28%) Scrum
11 11 (7.01%) TDD
12 9 (5.73%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (5.73%) BDD
12 9 (5.73%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (5.10%) Progressive Enhancement
13 8 (5.10%) OO PHP
13 8 (5.10%) Graceful Degradation
Programming Languages
1 93 (59.24%) JavaScript
2 34 (21.66%) SQL
3 26 (16.56%) PHP5
4 25 (15.92%) Java
5 22 (14.01%) C#
6 19 (12.10%) Python
7 15 (9.55%) Objective-C
8 14 (8.92%) Perl
9 13 (8.28%) VB.NET
10 8 (5.10%) Ruby
10 8 (5.10%) C++
11 7 (4.46%) C
12 6 (3.82%) Scala
13 3 (1.91%) ActionScript 3.0
13 3 (1.91%) ActionScript
13 3 (1.91%) VBScript
14 2 (1.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (10.19%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.73%) ISO 9001
2 5 (3.18%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (8.28%) Oracle
2 11 (7.01%) Google
2 11 (7.01%) Facebook
3 10 (6.37%) Microsoft
3 10 (6.37%) Adobe
4 6 (3.82%) Zend
4 6 (3.82%) Appcelerator
5 4 (2.55%) VMware
6 3 (1.91%) Twitter
7 2 (1.27%) Sun
7 2 (1.27%) EMC
7 2 (1.27%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.64%) EPiServer
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Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £500000 per annum
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Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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