The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 16 13 16
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing PHP 67 86 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 15.23% 13.94% 9.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.48% 21.03% 16.71%
Number of salaries quoted 39 84 55
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,950 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £71,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Programming Languages Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
298 409 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 67.73% 66.29% 58.00%
Number of salaries quoted 247 399 314
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
PHP
East of England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +2 23 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Bury St Edmunds -16 16 £31,000 -4.61%
Woodbridge - 6 £35,000 -
Newmarket - 1 £45,000 -
PHP
East of England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 109 (65.66%) HTML
2 96 (57.83%) JavaScript
3 95 (57.23%) MySQL
4 83 (50.00%) CSS
5 67 (40.36%) HTML5
6 53 (31.93%) LAMP
7 52 (31.33%) jQuery
8 49 (29.52%) Drupal
9 48 (28.92%) MVC
10 42 (25.30%) OO
11 40 (24.10%) CSS3
12 33 (19.88%) E-Commerce
13 31 (18.67%) Zend
14 29 (17.47%) Ajax
15 27 (16.27%) Web Design
15 27 (16.27%) Apache
15 27 (16.27%) Linux
16 24 (14.46%) WordPress
16 24 (14.46%) Web Development
16 24 (14.46%) Responsive Web Design
16 24 (14.46%) SQL
16 24 (14.46%) Python
16 24 (14.46%) CMS
17 23 (13.86%) CRM
17 23 (13.86%) C#
17 23 (13.86%) Symfony
17 23 (13.86%) Marketing
18 22 (13.25%) Joomla!
18 22 (13.25%) CakePHP
19 21 (12.65%) Java

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 49 (29.52%) Drupal
2 27 (16.27%) Apache
3 24 (14.46%) CMS
3 24 (14.46%) WordPress
4 22 (13.25%) Joomla!
5 12 (7.23%) SharePoint
6 9 (5.42%) Oracle Application Server
6 9 (5.42%) Oracle 10gAS
7 7 (4.22%) Umbraco
8 5 (3.01%) SilverStripe
9 2 (1.20%) OpenStack
9 2 (1.20%) DNN
9 2 (1.20%) IIS
9 2 (1.20%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.60%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.60%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 11 (6.63%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.61%) Photoshop
3 4 (2.41%) ImageReady
3 4 (2.41%) Acrobat
3 4 (2.41%) Fireworks
3 4 (2.41%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (2.41%) InDesign
4 3 (1.81%) InfoPath
5 2 (1.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (6.63%) Google Analytics
1 11 (6.63%) Magento
2 9 (5.42%) Oracle CRM
2 9 (5.42%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.81%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.02%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.82%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.42%) HTTP
1 9 (5.42%) Intranet
2 6 (3.61%) Asterisk PBX
3 4 (2.41%) SMS
4 2 (1.20%) VoIP
4 2 (1.20%) WAN
4 2 (1.20%) DHCP
4 2 (1.20%) Firewall
4 2 (1.20%) SSH
4 2 (1.20%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.20%) DNS
4 2 (1.20%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (57.23%) MySQL
2 14 (8.43%) SQL Server
3 12 (7.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (7.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (6.02%) Oracle Database
5 9 (5.42%) Oracle OLAP
5 9 (5.42%) OLAP
5 9 (5.42%) Oracle Reports
5 9 (5.42%) DTS
5 9 (5.42%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (3.01%) Big Data
7 3 (1.81%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.20%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.20%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.60%) CloverETL
Development Applications
1 10 (6.02%) Dreamweaver
2 9 (5.42%) Visual Studio
2 9 (5.42%) PVCS
2 9 (5.42%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (5.42%) MorphX
2 9 (5.42%) Visual Studio Team System
3 8 (4.82%) Git (software)
4 7 (4.22%) Subversion
5 2 (1.20%) Maven
5 2 (1.20%) Ant
5 2 (1.20%) JUnit
6 1 (0.60%) PhoneGap
6 1 (0.60%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 23 (13.86%) Marketing
2 7 (4.22%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.61%) Finance
4 4 (2.41%) Advertising
5 3 (1.81%) Billing
6 2 (1.20%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 141 (84.94%) Developer
2 78 (46.99%) PHP Developer
3 32 (19.28%) Web Developer
4 27 (16.27%) Senior Developer
5 26 (15.66%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 24 (14.46%) Drupal Developer
7 13 (7.83%) Front-End Developer
7 13 (7.83%) Senior PHP Developer
8 12 (7.23%) PHP Web Developer
8 12 (7.23%) Software Developer
9 11 (6.63%) .NET Developer
9 11 (6.63%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 8 (4.82%) Software Engineer
11 7 (4.22%) PPC Executive
11 7 (4.22%) PPC Manager
11 7 (4.22%) PPC Analyst
11 7 (4.22%) PPC Specialist
12 6 (3.61%) Lead Developer
13 5 (3.01%) Programmer
13 5 (3.01%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (65.66%) HTML
2 83 (50.00%) CSS
3 67 (40.36%) HTML5
4 53 (31.93%) LAMP
5 52 (31.33%) jQuery
6 40 (24.10%) CSS3
7 29 (17.47%) Ajax
8 23 (13.86%) Symfony
9 22 (13.25%) CakePHP
10 20 (12.05%) .NET
11 19 (11.45%) XML
11 19 (11.45%) ASP.NET
12 17 (10.24%) Laravel
13 15 (9.04%) REST
13 15 (9.04%) CodeIgniter
14 11 (6.63%) JSON
15 10 (6.02%) SOAP
15 10 (6.02%) Yii
16 9 (5.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 9 (5.42%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.83%) Mobile App
2 12 (7.23%) Computer Science
3 9 (5.42%) GIS
4 8 (4.82%) MPEG
5 7 (4.22%) Open Source
6 4 (2.41%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.41%) Replication
7 3 (1.81%) Social Media
8 2 (1.20%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.20%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.20%) W3C
8 2 (1.20%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 27 (16.27%) Linux
2 14 (8.43%) Windows
3 13 (7.83%) Apple iOS
4 10 (6.02%) Android
5 3 (1.81%) UNIX
6 1 (0.60%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.60%) CentOS
6 1 (0.60%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (28.92%) MVC
2 42 (25.30%) OO
3 33 (19.88%) E-Commerce
4 27 (16.27%) Web Design
5 24 (14.46%) Web Development
5 24 (14.46%) Responsive Web Design
6 23 (13.86%) CRM
7 17 (10.24%) OOP
7 17 (10.24%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (9.64%) TDD
9 13 (7.83%) Mobile Application Development
10 12 (7.23%) Analytics
11 11 (6.63%) Project Management
12 10 (6.02%) ERP
12 10 (6.02%) SEO
12 10 (6.02%) Software Engineering
13 9 (5.42%) Waterfall
13 9 (5.42%) Business Intelligence
14 7 (4.22%) Content Management
14 7 (4.22%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 96 (57.83%) JavaScript
2 24 (14.46%) SQL
2 24 (14.46%) Python
3 23 (13.86%) C#
4 21 (12.65%) Java
5 12 (7.23%) PHP5
6 9 (5.42%) X++
6 9 (5.42%) PL/SQL
6 9 (5.42%) T-SQL
6 9 (5.42%) VB.NET
7 4 (2.41%) C
7 4 (2.41%) Ruby
8 2 (1.20%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.20%) C++
8 2 (1.20%) Perl
9 1 (0.60%) Lua
9 1 (0.60%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.60%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 14 (8.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.41%) OpenSIPS
2 2 (1.20%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 31 (18.67%) Zend
2 19 (11.45%) Oracle
3 11 (6.63%) Microsoft
3 11 (6.63%) Google
4 9 (5.42%) Serena
4 9 (5.42%) JD Edwards
4 9 (5.42%) SAP
5 6 (3.61%) Adobe
6 3 (1.81%) Sage
6 3 (1.81%) BT
7 1 (0.60%) Twitter
Suffolk
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Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich
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Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £25,000 to £45,000 DOE
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + share options
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