The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 43 56 54
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 16 14 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.76% 2.55% 2.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.86% 2.63% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 16
Average salary £35,000 £19,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+84.21% -47.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £19,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,600 £49,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,250 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +8.33%
PHP Developer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Suffolk region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
414 532 689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 97.41% 96.90% 98.57%
Number of salaries quoted 361 496 636
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,150 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer in the job title across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

PHP Developer Salary Trend in Suffolk

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

PHP Developer Salary Histogram in Suffolk

PHP Developer
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bury St Edmunds +10 9 £35,000 -31.70%
Ipswich +3 5 £43,000 +126.31%
PHP Developer
East of England

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk region that cited PHP Developer in their job title 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 with PHP Developer in their job title.

1 69 (100.00%) PHP
2 48 (69.57%) MySQL
3 44 (63.77%) HTML
4 42 (60.87%) CSS
5 36 (52.17%) LAMP
6 29 (42.03%) JavaScript
7 28 (40.58%) Zend
8 26 (37.68%) MVC
9 22 (31.88%) OO
10 20 (28.99%) Ajax
10 20 (28.99%) jQuery
11 19 (27.54%) Symfony
11 19 (27.54%) WordPress
12 18 (26.09%) CakePHP
12 18 (26.09%) Drupal
13 16 (23.19%) PHP5
14 14 (20.29%) HTML5
14 14 (20.29%) Laravel
15 13 (18.84%) CMS
16 12 (17.39%) CodeIgniter
17 11 (15.94%) Linux
17 11 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
18 10 (14.49%) CRM
18 10 (14.49%) TDD
18 10 (14.49%) Web Development
18 10 (14.49%) Joomla!
18 10 (14.49%) Magento
18 10 (14.49%) Yii
19 9 (13.04%) Apache
19 9 (13.04%) Python

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk region that cited PHP Developer in their job title 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 with PHP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (27.54%) WordPress
2 18 (26.09%) Drupal
3 13 (18.84%) CMS
4 10 (14.49%) Joomla!
5 9 (13.04%) Apache
6 2 (2.90%) SilverStripe
6 2 (2.90%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 10 (14.49%) Magento
2 3 (4.35%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (69.57%) MySQL
2 2 (2.90%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Subversion
2 4 (5.80%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (7.25%) Marketing
2 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (63.77%) HTML
2 42 (60.87%) CSS
3 36 (52.17%) LAMP
4 20 (28.99%) Ajax
4 20 (28.99%) jQuery
5 19 (27.54%) Symfony
6 18 (26.09%) CakePHP
7 14 (20.29%) HTML5
7 14 (20.29%) Laravel
8 12 (17.39%) CodeIgniter
9 10 (14.49%) Yii
10 9 (13.04%) CSS3
11 8 (11.59%) XML
11 8 (11.59%) .NET
11 8 (11.59%) ASP.NET
12 7 (10.14%) Zend Framework
13 4 (5.80%) REST
13 4 (5.80%) Android SDK
13 4 (5.80%) Ext JS
14 3 (4.35%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.80%) Replication
2 3 (4.35%) Open Source
2 3 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.94%) Linux
2 4 (5.80%) Android
3 2 (2.90%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (37.68%) MVC
2 22 (31.88%) OO
3 11 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (14.49%) TDD
4 10 (14.49%) Web Development
4 10 (14.49%) CRM
5 8 (11.59%) E-Commerce
5 8 (11.59%) OOP
6 4 (5.80%) Project Planning
6 4 (5.80%) OO PHP
7 3 (4.35%) Mentoring
7 3 (4.35%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (4.35%) Change Management
7 3 (4.35%) Scrum
7 3 (4.35%) Web Design
7 3 (4.35%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (2.90%) Build Automation
8 2 (2.90%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (2.90%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (2.90%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 69 (100.00%) PHP
2 29 (42.03%) JavaScript
3 16 (23.19%) PHP5
4 9 (13.04%) Python
5 4 (5.80%) Java
6 2 (2.90%) SQL
Vendors
1 28 (40.58%) Zend
2 3 (4.35%) Sage