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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 25 11 19
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +8
Permanent jobs citing PHP 49 110 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 7.49% 19.20% 10.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.53% 24.55% 17.54%
Number of salaries quoted 48 79 70
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £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
425 448 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 64.98% 78.18% 60.55%
Number of salaries quoted 406 337 395
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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 -17 35 £30,000 -20.00% 2
Bury St Edmunds 0 6 £30,000 +9.09%
PHP
East of England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 (94.87%) HTML
2 72 (92.31%) JavaScript
3 41 (52.56%) CSS
4 39 (50.00%) jQuery
4 39 (50.00%) HTML5
5 33 (42.31%) LAMP
6 31 (39.74%) MySQL
7 29 (37.18%) MVC
8 24 (30.77%) FFmpeg
9 19 (24.36%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (24.36%) TDD
9 19 (24.36%) SQL
10 16 (20.51%) Symfony
11 15 (19.23%) Zend
11 15 (19.23%) Web Development
12 14 (17.95%) C#
12 14 (17.95%) MPEG
12 14 (17.95%) HTTP
13 13 (16.67%) .NET
14 12 (15.38%) Linux
14 12 (15.38%) Marketing
14 12 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
14 12 (15.38%) Git (software)
14 12 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
15 11 (14.10%) Ruby
15 11 (14.10%) JSP
15 11 (14.10%) SQL Server
15 11 (14.10%) SEO
16 10 (12.82%) ASP.NET
16 10 (12.82%) W3C

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 10 (12.82%) Apache
2 9 (11.54%) Drupal
2 9 (11.54%) CMS
3 8 (10.26%) WordPress
4 7 (8.97%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.28%) nginx
5 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.95%) HTTP
2 1 (1.28%) Internet
2 1 (1.28%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (39.74%) MySQL
2 11 (14.10%) SQL Server
3 10 (12.82%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.28%) WebDriver
2 1 (1.28%) Selenium
2 1 (1.28%) Grunt
2 1 (1.28%) eggPlant
2 1 (1.28%) PHPUnit
2 1 (1.28%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.28%) Subversion
2 1 (1.28%) Xcode
General
1 12 (15.38%) Marketing
2 3 (3.85%) Electronics
2 3 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.28%) Billing
Job Titles
1 75 (96.15%) Developer
2 32 (41.03%) Software Developer
3 21 (26.92%) Web Developer
4 13 (16.67%) PHP Developer
5 12 (15.38%) Lead Developer
5 12 (15.38%) Lead Software Developer
6 10 (12.82%) .NET Developer
6 10 (12.82%) C# Developer
6 10 (12.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (12.82%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (11.54%) Full Stack Developer
7 9 (11.54%) Senior Developer
8 7 (8.97%) Front-End Developer
9 5 (6.41%) Senior Software Developer
10 4 (5.13%) Senior PHP Developer
11 3 (3.85%) Graduate
11 3 (3.85%) Software Engineer
12 2 (2.56%) PHP Web Developer
12 2 (2.56%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 2 (2.56%) PHP Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (94.87%) HTML
2 41 (52.56%) CSS
3 39 (50.00%) jQuery
3 39 (50.00%) HTML5
4 33 (42.31%) LAMP
5 24 (30.77%) FFmpeg
6 16 (20.51%) Symfony
7 13 (16.67%) .NET
8 11 (14.10%) JSP
9 10 (12.82%) ASP.NET
10 7 (8.97%) Laravel
11 3 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (3.85%) Web Services
12 2 (2.56%) Sass
13 1 (1.28%) AngularJS
13 1 (1.28%) Backbone.js
13 1 (1.28%) CSS3
13 1 (1.28%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.95%) MPEG
2 10 (12.82%) W3C
3 7 (8.97%) Open Source
4 4 (5.13%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.85%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.28%) User Experience
6 1 (1.28%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.38%) Linux
2 4 (5.13%) Android
3 3 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (37.18%) MVC
2 19 (24.36%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (24.36%) TDD
3 15 (19.23%) Web Development
4 12 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
4 12 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
5 11 (14.10%) SEO
6 10 (12.82%) OO
7 7 (8.97%) OO PHP
7 7 (8.97%) E-Commerce
8 3 (3.85%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (3.85%) OOP
8 3 (3.85%) Software Engineering
9 2 (2.56%) CRM
9 2 (2.56%) Marketing Strategy
9 2 (2.56%) Line Management
9 2 (2.56%) Mentoring
9 2 (2.56%) Unit Testing
9 2 (2.56%) Integration Testing
10 1 (1.28%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 72 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 19 (24.36%) SQL
3 14 (17.95%) C#
4 11 (14.10%) Ruby
5 4 (5.13%) C
6 3 (3.85%) Bash Shell
6 3 (3.85%) C++
6 3 (3.85%) Java
6 3 (3.85%) Python
6 3 (3.85%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.28%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (1.28%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.85%) Firmware
Vendors
1 15 (19.23%) Zend
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