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 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 Developer
Rank 39 54 48
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 17 15 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 4.21% 2.71% 3.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.28% 2.80% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 21
Average salary £40,000 £19,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+110.52% -34.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
397 535 655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 98.27% 96.75% 98.94%
Number of salaries quoted 353 502 598
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +4 6 £35,000 -33.33%
Ipswich 0 6 £45,000 +136.84%
PHP Developer
East of England

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 74 (100.00%) PHP
2 52 (70.27%) MySQL
3 44 (59.46%) HTML
4 43 (58.11%) CSS
5 37 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 37 (50.00%) LAMP
6 29 (39.19%) Zend
7 27 (36.49%) MVC
8 24 (32.43%) Drupal
9 23 (31.08%) jQuery
9 23 (31.08%) OO
10 21 (28.38%) Ajax
11 20 (27.03%) Symfony
12 19 (25.68%) HTML5
13 18 (24.32%) CakePHP
14 16 (21.62%) WordPress
15 15 (20.27%) Python
15 15 (20.27%) CSS3
15 15 (20.27%) Laravel
16 14 (18.92%) CMS
17 13 (17.57%) Linux
17 13 (17.57%) PHP5
18 12 (16.22%) CodeIgniter
18 12 (16.22%) Joomla!
19 11 (14.86%) Agile Software Development
19 11 (14.86%) CRM
20 10 (13.51%) Apache
20 10 (13.51%) TDD
20 10 (13.51%) Yii
21 9 (12.16%) REST

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 24 (32.43%) Drupal
2 16 (21.62%) WordPress
3 14 (18.92%) CMS
4 12 (16.22%) Joomla!
5 10 (13.51%) Apache
6 3 (4.05%) SilverStripe
7 2 (2.70%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.35%) SugarCRM
Business Applications
1 6 (8.11%) Magento
2 3 (4.05%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (70.27%) MySQL
2 2 (2.70%) Big Data
3 1 (1.35%) CloverETL
Development Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Subversion
1 5 (6.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.35%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 5 (6.76%) Marketing
2 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (59.46%) HTML
2 43 (58.11%) CSS
3 37 (50.00%) LAMP
4 23 (31.08%) jQuery
5 21 (28.38%) Ajax
6 20 (27.03%) Symfony
7 19 (25.68%) HTML5
8 18 (24.32%) CakePHP
9 15 (20.27%) CSS3
9 15 (20.27%) Laravel
10 12 (16.22%) CodeIgniter
11 10 (13.51%) Yii
12 9 (12.16%) REST
13 7 (9.46%) Zend Framework
14 6 (8.11%) XML
15 5 (6.76%) Android SDK
16 4 (5.41%) .NET
16 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET
16 4 (5.41%) Ext JS
17 3 (4.05%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.81%) Mobile App
2 4 (5.41%) Replication
3 3 (4.05%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.57%) Linux
2 6 (8.11%) Android
3 2 (2.70%) UNIX
4 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (36.49%) MVC
2 23 (31.08%) OO
3 11 (14.86%) CRM
3 11 (14.86%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (13.51%) TDD
5 8 (10.81%) Web Development
5 8 (10.81%) Responsive Web Design
5 8 (10.81%) Mobile Application Development
5 8 (10.81%) Web Design
6 7 (9.46%) E-Commerce
7 6 (8.11%) OOP
8 5 (6.76%) OO PHP
9 4 (5.41%) Project Planning
10 3 (4.05%) Scrum
10 3 (4.05%) Change Management
11 2 (2.70%) Project Management
11 2 (2.70%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (2.70%) OOA/OOD
11 2 (2.70%) OOD
11 2 (2.70%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 74 (100.00%) PHP
2 37 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (20.27%) Python
4 13 (17.57%) PHP5
5 5 (6.76%) Java
6 2 (2.70%) SQL
Vendors
1 29 (39.19%) Zend
2 3 (4.05%) Sage
3 1 (1.35%) Twitter