The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Street region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 10 19 4
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -15
Permanent jobs citing PHP 2 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 6.25% 7.84% 24.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.53% 8.51% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 3
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
PHP
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Street region.

Programming Languages Category
Street
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
19 47 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 59.38% 92.16% 48.65%
Number of salaries quoted 14 44 10
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £53,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Street

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Street region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Street

PHP
Salary Trend in Street

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Street region.

PHP Salary Trend in Street

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Street

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Street 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 7 (100.00%) MySQL
2 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
3 5 (71.43%) OO PHP
4 4 (57.14%) REST
4 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
4 4 (57.14%) PHPUnit
4 4 (57.14%) BDD
4 4 (57.14%) Unified Communications
4 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
4 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (57.14%) TDD
4 4 (57.14%) Subversion
4 4 (57.14%) Ajax
4 4 (57.14%) Linux
4 4 (57.14%) OOP
4 4 (57.14%) MVC
4 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
4 4 (57.14%) LAMP
4 4 (57.14%) Scrum
4 4 (57.14%) SOAP
4 4 (57.14%) Web Services
4 4 (57.14%) C++
4 4 (57.14%) Java
5 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 2 (28.57%) UNIX
6 2 (28.57%) Symfony
6 2 (28.57%) Open Source
6 2 (28.57%) Android
6 2 (28.57%) iPhone
6 2 (28.57%) Node.js

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Street by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Street 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 2 (28.57%) Node.js
1 2 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (14.29%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
2 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
2 4 (57.14%) PHPUnit
2 4 (57.14%) Subversion
General
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Drupal Developer
4 1 (14.29%) PHP Drupal Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) SOAP
1 4 (57.14%) Web Services
1 4 (57.14%) LAMP
1 4 (57.14%) Ajax
1 4 (57.14%) REST
2 2 (28.57%) Symfony
2 2 (28.57%) Memcached
2 2 (28.57%) Backbone.js
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) CSS3
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) iPhone
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Android
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) OO PHP
2 4 (57.14%) BDD
2 4 (57.14%) MVC
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) OOP
2 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C++
1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Varnish