The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank - 8 13
Permanent jobs citing PHP 0 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex - 13.64% 3.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 36.00% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 2
Average salary - £35,000 £27,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.44%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
PHP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sussex region.

Programming Languages Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
28 25 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 53.85% 37.88% 58.82%
Number of salaries quoted 11 24 16
Average salary £57,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.33% -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 17 April 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (50.00%) Tcl
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Rational Robot
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) JMeter
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) NUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) WebLOAD
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (50.00%) PHPUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (50.00%) Rational Robot
1 1 (50.00%) JMeter
1 1 (50.00%) NUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) WebLOAD
1 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (50.00%) PHPUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) Behat
1 1 (50.00%) Calabash
1 1 (50.00%) LoadUI
1 1 (50.00%) Appium
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) REST
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Tcl
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Perl