The first table below looks at the demand for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 23 April 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 Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 8 15 10
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs citing PHP 9 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 14.29% 2.04% 12.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.00% 3.45% 24.39%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 10
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £42,795
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -24.05%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Programming Languages Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
25 29 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 39.68% 59.18% 52.56%
Number of salaries quoted 24 15 34
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.67%
PHP
South East

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

PHP
Salary Trend in Sussex

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

PHP Salary Trend in Sussex

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
2 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 9 (81.82%) Marketing
2 9 (81.82%) Git (software)
2 9 (81.82%) Apache Solr
3 7 (63.64%) jQuery
4 6 (54.55%) OO
4 6 (54.55%) MVC
5 5 (45.45%) Apache
5 5 (45.45%) MySQL
5 5 (45.45%) Xbox
5 5 (45.45%) OO PHP
5 5 (45.45%) JIRA
5 5 (45.45%) Symfony
5 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
5 5 (45.45%) Project Management
6 4 (36.36%) Drupal
6 4 (36.36%) .NET
6 4 (36.36%) CMS
6 4 (36.36%) LAMP
6 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
6 4 (36.36%) Shell Script
7 1 (9.09%) SEO
7 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
7 1 (9.09%) XHTML
7 1 (9.09%) OOP
7 1 (9.09%) HTML5
7 1 (9.09%) CSS3

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 9 (81.82%) Apache Solr
2 5 (45.45%) Apache
3 4 (36.36%) CMS
3 4 (36.36%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Git (software)
2 5 (45.45%) JIRA
General
1 9 (81.82%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) PHP Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Drupal Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
2 7 (63.64%) jQuery
3 5 (45.45%) Symfony
4 4 (36.36%) LAMP
4 4 (36.36%) .NET
5 1 (9.09%) XHTML
5 1 (9.09%) HTML5
5 1 (9.09%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) OO
1 6 (54.55%) MVC
2 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
2 5 (45.45%) OO PHP
2 5 (45.45%) Project Management
3 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) OOP
4 1 (9.09%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) Shell Script
3 1 (9.09%) PHP5
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Google