The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 15 15 20
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs citing PHP 55 72 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 12.91% 12.97% 9.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.45% 20.28% 15.89%
Number of salaries quoted 46 72 52
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £72,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
PHP
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
269 355 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 63.15% 63.96% 57.74%
Number of salaries quoted 244 343 348
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

PHP
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

PHP Salary Trend in Suffolk

PHP
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Suffolk

PHP
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 within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 1 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Ipswich -5 18 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Bury St Edmunds -9 15 £35,000 +16.66%
Woodbridge - 4 £35,000 -
PHP
East of England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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.

1 105 (68.63%) HTML
2 89 (58.17%) MySQL
3 87 (56.86%) JavaScript
4 76 (49.67%) CSS
5 65 (42.48%) HTML5
6 59 (38.56%) LAMP
7 50 (32.68%) jQuery
8 49 (32.03%) MVC
9 41 (26.80%) OO
10 39 (25.49%) Drupal
11 35 (22.88%) CSS3
12 34 (22.22%) Zend
12 34 (22.22%) Linux
13 31 (20.26%) Ajax
14 29 (18.95%) Apache
15 24 (15.69%) SQL
15 24 (15.69%) Symfony
16 22 (14.38%) C#
17 21 (13.73%) E-Commerce
17 21 (13.73%) CRM
17 21 (13.73%) CakePHP
17 21 (13.73%) WordPress
18 20 (13.07%) Web Development
18 20 (13.07%) .NET
18 20 (13.07%) ASP.NET
18 20 (13.07%) XML
19 19 (12.42%) CMS
20 18 (11.76%) Web Design
20 18 (11.76%) Laravel
21 17 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 39 (25.49%) Drupal
2 29 (18.95%) Apache
3 21 (13.73%) WordPress
4 19 (12.42%) CMS
5 16 (10.46%) Joomla!
6 13 (8.50%) SharePoint
7 9 (5.88%) Oracle Application Server
7 9 (5.88%) Oracle 10gAS
8 3 (1.96%) SilverStripe
9 2 (1.31%) OpenStack
9 2 (1.31%) IIS
9 2 (1.31%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.65%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.65%) SugarCRM
10 1 (0.65%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.61%) InfoPath
3 3 (1.96%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.96%) ImageReady
3 3 (1.96%) Acrobat
3 3 (1.96%) Fireworks
3 3 (1.96%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.96%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 13 (8.50%) Magento
2 9 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (3.92%) Oracle CRM
4 3 (1.96%) Google Analytics
4 3 (1.96%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.23%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.92%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.84%) Asterisk PBX
2 9 (5.88%) SMS
2 9 (5.88%) Intranet
3 7 (4.58%) HTTP
4 3 (1.96%) VoIP
5 2 (1.31%) WAN
5 2 (1.31%) DHCP
5 2 (1.31%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.31%) DNS
5 2 (1.31%) Firewall
5 2 (1.31%) SSH
5 2 (1.31%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (58.17%) MySQL
2 15 (9.80%) SQL Server
3 13 (8.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (8.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (6.54%) Oracle Database
5 9 (5.88%) Oracle OLAP
5 9 (5.88%) OLAP
5 9 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
5 9 (5.88%) DTS
5 9 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (3.92%) Big Data
7 4 (2.61%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (1.96%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.96%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.65%) CloverETL
Development Applications
1 9 (5.88%) Visual Studio
1 9 (5.88%) PVCS
1 9 (5.88%) Oracle Forms
1 9 (5.88%) MorphX
1 9 (5.88%) Visual Studio Team System
2 7 (4.58%) Dreamweaver
2 7 (4.58%) Subversion
3 6 (3.92%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.31%) Maven
4 2 (1.31%) Ant
4 2 (1.31%) JUnit
4 2 (1.31%) Xcode
5 1 (0.65%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.65%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.65%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (0.65%) eggPlant
General
1 14 (9.15%) Marketing
2 13 (8.50%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.61%) Billing
4 3 (1.96%) Advertising
5 2 (1.31%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.31%) Finance
6 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 127 (83.01%) Developer
2 74 (48.37%) PHP Developer
3 27 (17.65%) Web Developer
4 24 (15.69%) Senior Developer
5 17 (11.11%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 15 (9.80%) Drupal Developer
7 14 (9.15%) Software Engineer
8 13 (8.50%) Senior PHP Developer
9 12 (7.84%) Front-End Developer
10 11 (7.19%) PHP Web Developer
10 11 (7.19%) .NET Developer
11 8 (5.23%) Software Developer
11 8 (5.23%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 6 (3.92%) Lead Developer
13 5 (3.27%) Programmer
14 4 (2.61%) Support Analyst
14 4 (2.61%) Applications Support
14 4 (2.61%) Analyst
14 4 (2.61%) Applications Support Analyst
14 4 (2.61%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (68.63%) HTML
2 76 (49.67%) CSS
3 65 (42.48%) HTML5
4 59 (38.56%) LAMP
5 50 (32.68%) jQuery
6 35 (22.88%) CSS3
7 31 (20.26%) Ajax
8 24 (15.69%) Symfony
9 21 (13.73%) CakePHP
10 20 (13.07%) ASP.NET
10 20 (13.07%) .NET
10 20 (13.07%) XML
11 18 (11.76%) Laravel
12 14 (9.15%) CodeIgniter
13 11 (7.19%) JSON
14 10 (6.54%) SOAP
14 10 (6.54%) Yii
14 10 (6.54%) REST
15 9 (5.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 9 (5.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.19%) Computer Science
2 10 (6.54%) Open Source
3 9 (5.88%) GIS
4 8 (5.23%) Mobile App
5 6 (3.92%) MPEG
6 4 (2.61%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.61%) Replication
7 2 (1.31%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.31%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.65%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.65%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 34 (22.22%) Linux
2 12 (7.84%) Windows
3 9 (5.88%) Android
3 9 (5.88%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.96%) UNIX
5 1 (0.65%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (32.03%) MVC
2 41 (26.80%) OO
3 21 (13.73%) CRM
3 21 (13.73%) E-Commerce
4 20 (13.07%) Web Development
5 18 (11.76%) Web Design
6 17 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
7 16 (10.46%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (10.46%) OOP
7 16 (10.46%) Software Engineering
8 13 (8.50%) TDD
9 10 (6.54%) ERP
10 9 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (5.88%) Waterfall
11 8 (5.23%) Project Management
11 8 (5.23%) Mobile Application Development
11 8 (5.23%) OO PHP
12 4 (2.61%) Analytics
12 4 (2.61%) Kalman Filter
12 4 (2.61%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 87 (56.86%) JavaScript
2 24 (15.69%) SQL
3 22 (14.38%) C#
4 17 (11.11%) Java
4 17 (11.11%) PHP5
5 14 (9.15%) Python
6 9 (5.88%) PL/SQL
6 9 (5.88%) X++
6 9 (5.88%) T-SQL
6 9 (5.88%) VB.NET
7 6 (3.92%) C
8 3 (1.96%) Ruby
9 2 (1.31%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.31%) C++
9 2 (1.31%) Perl
10 1 (0.65%) Lua
10 1 (0.65%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.65%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 11 (7.19%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.65%) QA
System Software
1 9 (5.88%) OpenSIPS
2 2 (1.31%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 34 (22.22%) Zend
2 16 (10.46%) Oracle
3 11 (7.19%) Microsoft
4 9 (5.88%) Serena
5 6 (3.92%) JD Edwards
5 6 (3.92%) SAP
6 3 (1.96%) Adobe
6 3 (1.96%) Sage
6 3 (1.96%) Google
7 1 (0.65%) BT
7 1 (0.65%) Twitter
Sudbury, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Suffolk
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £23k - 33k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago