The table below looks at the statistics for PHP5 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP5 over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP 5
Rank 54 51 66
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 6 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.48% 2.74% 0.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.35% 4.19% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 3
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
PHP5
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
255 358 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 62.81% 65.33% 57.71%
Number of salaries quoted 228 346 356
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

PHP5
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP5 Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

PHP5
Salary Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Suffolk region.

PHP5 Salary Trend in Suffolk

PHP5
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP5 within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 21 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
(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 -7 3 £40,000 -
Bury St Edmunds - 3 £35,000 -
PHP5
East of England

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk region citing PHP5 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 PHP5.

1 15 (100.00%) HTML
1 15 (100.00%) PHP
1 15 (100.00%) MySQL
1 15 (100.00%) CSS
2 12 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (73.33%) LAMP
4 10 (66.67%) Zend
5 9 (60.00%) MVC
6 8 (53.33%) jQuery
7 7 (46.67%) Ajax
7 7 (46.67%) CakePHP
8 6 (40.00%) CMS
8 6 (40.00%) Symfony
8 6 (40.00%) WordPress
8 6 (40.00%) HTML5
9 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
9 4 (26.67%) Web Development
9 4 (26.67%) CodeIgniter
9 4 (26.67%) Drupal
9 4 (26.67%) Open Source
10 3 (20.00%) .NET
10 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
10 3 (20.00%) UNIX
10 3 (20.00%) Linux
10 3 (20.00%) OOP
10 3 (20.00%) OO
10 3 (20.00%) Apache
10 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (20.00%) Joomla!
10 3 (20.00%) Silverlight

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk region citing PHP5 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 PHP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (40.00%) CMS
1 6 (40.00%) WordPress
2 4 (26.67%) Drupal
3 3 (20.00%) Apache
3 3 (20.00%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) osCommerce
1 3 (20.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (80.00%) PHP Developer
3 8 (53.33%) Web Developer
4 6 (40.00%) PHP Web Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Senior PHP Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Drupal Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Lead Web Developer
6 1 (6.67%) PHP Zend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) HTML
1 15 (100.00%) CSS
2 11 (73.33%) LAMP
3 8 (53.33%) jQuery
4 7 (46.67%) CakePHP
4 7 (46.67%) Ajax
5 6 (40.00%) Symfony
5 6 (40.00%) HTML5
6 4 (26.67%) CodeIgniter
7 3 (20.00%) Silverlight
7 3 (20.00%) .NET
7 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 3 (20.00%) CSS3
7 3 (20.00%) Laravel
8 1 (6.67%) Kohana
8 1 (6.67%) OAuth
8 1 (6.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Open Source
2 1 (6.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) UNIX
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) MVC
2 4 (26.67%) Web Development
2 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
3 3 (20.00%) OO PHP
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) OOP
3 3 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (6.67%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) PHP
2 12 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Zend