The first table below looks at the demand for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Tyne and Wear region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 34 32 31
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing PHP 30 32 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.72% 6.10% 5.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.72% 11.94% 9.45%
Number of salaries quoted 23 31 24
Average salary £27,500 £29,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.17% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £32,750
UK excluding London average salary £34,750 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.92% -
Programming Languages Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
344 268 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 54.09% 51.05% 53.77%
Number of salaries quoted 254 230 257
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
PHP
North East

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

PHP
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

PHP Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

PHP
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

PHP
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 1 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +8 25 £27,500 +12.24% 17
Sunderland +1 4 £21,250 -22.72% 1
Gateshead -7 2 £32,500 -10.95% 3
North Shields - 2 £32,500 -
South Shields - 2 £32,500 -
PHP
North East

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 33 (58.93%) CSS
2 31 (55.36%) HTML
3 26 (46.43%) JavaScript
4 17 (30.36%) MySQL
5 16 (28.57%) MVC
5 16 (28.57%) LAMP
6 12 (21.43%) Java
7 11 (19.64%) Degree
7 11 (19.64%) jQuery
8 9 (16.07%) HTML5
8 9 (16.07%) Software Engineering
8 9 (16.07%) Linux
9 8 (14.29%) XML
9 8 (14.29%) C#
9 8 (14.29%) WordPress
10 7 (12.50%) Python
10 7 (12.50%) Windows
11 6 (10.71%) XHTML
11 6 (10.71%) Perl
11 6 (10.71%) Zend
11 6 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (10.71%) RESTful
11 6 (10.71%) Laravel
12 5 (8.93%) Backbone.js
12 5 (8.93%) Analytics
12 5 (8.93%) Drupal
12 5 (8.93%) Content Management
12 5 (8.93%) Adobe
13 4 (7.14%) Advertising
13 4 (7.14%) CMS

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 8 (14.29%) WordPress
2 5 (8.93%) Drupal
3 4 (7.14%) CMS
3 4 (7.14%) Adobe CQ
4 1 (1.79%) Node.js
4 1 (1.79%) Moodle
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.79%) MS Office
2 1 (1.79%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.79%) Magento
2 1 (1.79%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) FTP
1 1 (1.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (30.36%) MySQL
2 3 (5.36%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Selenium
1 4 (7.14%) Firebug
1 4 (7.14%) Fiddler
2 3 (5.36%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.79%) Hudson
3 1 (1.79%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.79%) Maven
3 1 (1.79%) Ant
3 1 (1.79%) JUnit
General
1 4 (7.14%) Advertising
1 4 (7.14%) Banking
2 2 (3.57%) Marketing
3 1 (1.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 40 (71.43%) Developer
2 27 (48.21%) PHP Developer
3 19 (33.93%) Web Developer
4 12 (21.43%) PHP Web Developer
5 9 (16.07%) Junior
5 9 (16.07%) Software Engineer
6 7 (12.50%) Junior Developer
6 7 (12.50%) Junior PHP Developer
7 6 (10.71%) Junior PHP Web Developer
7 6 (10.71%) Junior Web Developer
8 5 (8.93%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 5 (8.93%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
9 3 (5.36%) Software Tester
9 3 (5.36%) Tester
10 2 (3.57%) Software Developer
10 2 (3.57%) Senior Software Engineer
10 2 (3.57%) Team Leader
10 2 (3.57%) Development Team Leader
10 2 (3.57%) Junior Software Engineer
11 1 (1.79%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (58.93%) CSS
2 31 (55.36%) HTML
3 16 (28.57%) LAMP
4 11 (19.64%) jQuery
5 9 (16.07%) HTML5
6 8 (14.29%) XML
7 6 (10.71%) XHTML
7 6 (10.71%) RESTful
7 6 (10.71%) Laravel
8 5 (8.93%) Backbone.js
9 4 (7.14%) CakePHP
10 3 (5.36%) Ajax
10 3 (5.36%) .NET
11 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET
11 2 (3.57%) CSS3
11 2 (3.57%) SproutCore
11 2 (3.57%) Ember.js
12 1 (1.79%) Semantic HTML
12 1 (1.79%) Sass
12 1 (1.79%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) Open Source
2 3 (5.36%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.57%) Social Media
4 1 (1.79%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.79%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.07%) Linux
2 7 (12.50%) Windows
3 4 (7.14%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.79%) Android
4 1 (1.79%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.79%) Fedora
4 1 (1.79%) SUSE
4 1 (1.79%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.57%) MVC
2 9 (16.07%) Software Engineering
3 6 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (8.93%) Analytics
4 5 (8.93%) Content Management
5 4 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 4 (7.14%) OO
5 4 (7.14%) Web Analytics
6 2 (3.57%) Scrum
6 2 (3.57%) CRM
6 2 (3.57%) Automated Testing
6 2 (3.57%) TDD
6 2 (3.57%) Web Design
6 2 (3.57%) Product Management
6 2 (3.57%) Unit Testing
6 2 (3.57%) OO PHP
7 1 (1.79%) DevOps
7 1 (1.79%) Web Application Development
7 1 (1.79%) Android Development
7 1 (1.79%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (46.43%) JavaScript
2 12 (21.43%) Java
3 8 (14.29%) C#
4 7 (12.50%) Python
5 6 (10.71%) Perl
6 4 (7.14%) SQL
6 4 (7.14%) C++
7 3 (5.36%) Ruby
7 3 (5.36%) C
8 1 (1.79%) ActionScript 3.0
8 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.79%) PHP5
8 1 (1.79%) VBScript
8 1 (1.79%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (19.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (10.71%) Zend
2 5 (8.93%) Adobe
3 3 (5.36%) Oracle
3 3 (5.36%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.57%) Apple
4 2 (3.57%) Sencha
5 1 (1.79%) Facebook
5 1 (1.79%) Twitter
5 1 (1.79%) Blackboard
5 1 (1.79%) Google
5 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
Newcastle upon Tyne
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Catalyst
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Catalyst
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 30,000 + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Sunderland
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £21000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: £24,000 per annum (plus excellent benefits package and paid overtime)
Posted: 16 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £15000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 20 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Accenture
Posted: 21 days ago
Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Penson, Bonus and Flexi-time
Posted: 21 days ago
Gateshead
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare + Bonus
Posted: 23 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 23 days ago