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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 28 17 29
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +12
Permanent jobs citing PHP 35 53 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 7.63% 10.71% 9.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.86% 15.96% 12.69%
Number of salaries quoted 31 47 50
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,900 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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
295 332 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 64.27% 67.07% 71.53%
Number of salaries quoted 245 300 382
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 £32,500 +8.33%
Bury St Edmunds +10 6 £25,000 -15.96%
Newmarket - 2 £50,000 -
Woodbridge -2 1 £37,500 +36.36% 1
PHP
East of England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 74 (84.09%) HTML
2 61 (69.32%) MySQL
3 57 (64.77%) JavaScript
4 49 (55.68%) CSS
5 38 (43.18%) HTML5
6 35 (39.77%) jQuery
7 30 (34.09%) Linux
8 28 (31.82%) LAMP
9 23 (26.14%) MVC
10 21 (23.86%) Software Engineering
11 20 (22.73%) OO
11 20 (22.73%) Drupal
12 19 (21.59%) SQL
12 19 (21.59%) WordPress
13 17 (19.32%) CMS
14 16 (18.18%) Telecoms
15 15 (17.05%) SQL Server
15 15 (17.05%) Apache
15 15 (17.05%) E-Commerce
15 15 (17.05%) Magento
15 15 (17.05%) CSS3
16 14 (15.91%) Zend
16 14 (15.91%) Asterisk PBX
17 13 (14.77%) C#
17 13 (14.77%) Java
17 13 (14.77%) .NET
17 13 (14.77%) Agile Software Development
17 13 (14.77%) OO PHP
18 12 (13.64%) ASP.NET
18 12 (13.64%) Web Development

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 20 (22.73%) Drupal
2 19 (21.59%) WordPress
3 17 (19.32%) CMS
4 15 (17.05%) Apache
5 8 (9.09%) Joomla!
6 4 (4.55%) SharePoint
7 3 (3.41%) Umbraco
7 3 (3.41%) Node.js
8 2 (2.27%) IIS
8 2 (2.27%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.14%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 5 (5.68%) Photoshop
1 5 (5.68%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (4.55%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 15 (17.05%) Magento
2 2 (2.27%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.14%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.91%) Asterisk PBX
2 11 (12.50%) SMS
3 6 (6.82%) VoIP
3 6 (6.82%) HTTP
4 3 (3.41%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.41%) SSH
5 2 (2.27%) LAN
5 2 (2.27%) Firewall
5 2 (2.27%) DNS
5 2 (2.27%) WAN
5 2 (2.27%) DHCP
6 1 (1.14%) FTP
6 1 (1.14%) Internet
6 1 (1.14%) Softphone
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (69.32%) MySQL
2 15 (17.05%) SQL Server
3 7 (7.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (7.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (5.68%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (4.55%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.41%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (3.41%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.41%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.41%) Big Data
7 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (11.36%) Subversion
2 3 (3.41%) Xcode
2 3 (3.41%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 2 (2.27%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.27%) eggPlant
3 2 (2.27%) Maven
3 2 (2.27%) Ant
3 2 (2.27%) JUnit
3 2 (2.27%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.14%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.14%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.14%) Selenium
4 1 (1.14%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.14%) Grunt
General
1 16 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.68%) Marketing
3 4 (4.55%) Billing
4 1 (1.14%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 58 (65.91%) Developer
2 26 (29.55%) PHP Developer
3 20 (22.73%) Software Engineer
4 17 (19.32%) Web Developer
5 8 (9.09%) Front-End Developer
6 5 (5.68%) Analyst
6 5 (5.68%) Senior Developer
6 5 (5.68%) Support Analyst
6 5 (5.68%) Applications Support
6 5 (5.68%) Applications Support Analyst
7 4 (4.55%) .NET Developer
7 4 (4.55%) C# Developer
7 4 (4.55%) Software Developer
7 4 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (4.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (3.41%) PHP Web Developer
8 3 (3.41%) Senior PHP Developer
8 3 (3.41%) Drupal Developer
9 2 (2.27%) PHP Drupal Developer
9 2 (2.27%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (84.09%) HTML
2 49 (55.68%) CSS
3 38 (43.18%) HTML5
4 35 (39.77%) jQuery
5 28 (31.82%) LAMP
6 15 (17.05%) CSS3
7 13 (14.77%) .NET
8 12 (13.64%) ASP.NET
9 11 (12.50%) FreeSWITCH
10 9 (10.23%) XML
10 9 (10.23%) Symfony
11 8 (9.09%) Laravel
12 6 (6.82%) REST
13 4 (4.55%) Sass
13 4 (4.55%) CodeIgniter
13 4 (4.55%) JSP
14 3 (3.41%) AngularJS
14 3 (3.41%) Backbone.js
14 3 (3.41%) PhoneGap
14 3 (3.41%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.64%) Open Source
2 5 (5.68%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.55%) W3C
4 3 (3.41%) MPEG
4 3 (3.41%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.27%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.27%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (34.09%) Linux
2 6 (6.82%) Android
2 6 (6.82%) Windows
3 3 (3.41%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.27%) Windows Phone 8
4 2 (2.27%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.14%) CentOS
5 1 (1.14%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (26.14%) MVC
2 21 (23.86%) Software Engineering
3 20 (22.73%) OO
4 15 (17.05%) E-Commerce
5 13 (14.77%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (14.77%) OO PHP
6 12 (13.64%) Web Development
7 8 (9.09%) OOP
7 8 (9.09%) Mentoring
8 7 (7.95%) Line Management
9 6 (6.82%) Content Management
10 5 (5.68%) Digital Marketing
11 4 (4.55%) Project Planning
11 4 (4.55%) Change Control
11 4 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (4.55%) Web Design
11 4 (4.55%) Mobile Application Development
11 4 (4.55%) CRM
11 4 (4.55%) ITIL
11 4 (4.55%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (64.77%) JavaScript
2 19 (21.59%) SQL
3 13 (14.77%) C#
3 13 (14.77%) Java
4 11 (12.50%) PHP5
5 9 (10.23%) C
6 7 (7.95%) C++
7 6 (6.82%) Ruby
8 5 (5.68%) Python
9 3 (3.41%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.27%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.27%) Perl
11 1 (1.14%) Progress 4GL
11 1 (1.14%) Lua
Qualifications
1 6 (6.82%) Degree
2 1 (1.14%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.41%) QA
System Software
1 11 (12.50%) OpenSIPS
2 3 (3.41%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (15.91%) Zend
2 4 (4.55%) Adobe
3 3 (3.41%) Appcelerator
3 3 (3.41%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.27%) Google
5 1 (1.14%) BT
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle
5 1 (1.14%) Progress
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