The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 40 52 43
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Permanent jobs citing PHP 37 25 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 6.79% 4.08% 4.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.82% 6.25% 7.84%
Number of salaries quoted 31 25 24
Average salary £35,000 £29,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.64% +18.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
PHP
North 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 Tyne and Wear region.

Programming Languages Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
342 400 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 62.75% 65.36% 55.23%
Number of salaries quoted 313 341 286
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,983 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.62%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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 +10 31 £35,000 +18.64% 6
Gateshead +2 4 £35,500 +9.23%
Sunderland - 1 £21,000 -
PHP
North East

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 27 (55.10%) MySQL
2 25 (51.02%) JavaScript
3 21 (42.86%) HTML
3 21 (42.86%) CSS
4 19 (38.78%) Python
5 17 (34.69%) Marketing
6 16 (32.65%) jQuery
7 15 (30.61%) Web Development
7 15 (30.61%) MVC
8 12 (24.49%) Ruby
8 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (22.45%) Software Engineering
9 11 (22.45%) Magento
9 11 (22.45%) OO
9 11 (22.45%) Java
9 11 (22.45%) C
9 11 (22.45%) HTML5
10 10 (20.41%) LAMP
11 9 (18.37%) Degree
11 9 (18.37%) Linux
11 9 (18.37%) Open Source
12 8 (16.33%) Computer Science
13 7 (14.29%) nginx
13 7 (14.29%) CSS3
13 7 (14.29%) Redis
14 6 (12.24%) Public Cloud
14 6 (12.24%) Service Management
14 6 (12.24%) OOP
14 6 (12.24%) E-Commerce
14 6 (12.24%) ITIL

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 7 (14.29%) nginx
2 6 (12.24%) Drupal
3 5 (10.20%) WordPress
4 4 (8.16%) Apache
4 4 (8.16%) CMS
5 2 (4.08%) ColdFusion
5 2 (4.08%) Node.js
5 2 (4.08%) OpenStack
5 2 (4.08%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.04%) Joomla!
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 5 (10.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (22.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.12%) GitHub
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) BGP
1 1 (2.04%) DHCP
1 1 (2.04%) DNS
1 1 (2.04%) Firewall
1 1 (2.04%) Intranet
1 1 (2.04%) IPsec
1 1 (2.04%) LAN
1 1 (2.04%) LDAP
1 1 (2.04%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (55.10%) MySQL
2 7 (14.29%) Redis
3 5 (10.20%) Big Data
3 5 (10.20%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.12%) MongoDB
4 3 (6.12%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.08%) DataStage
5 2 (4.08%) IBM InfoSphere
5 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.04%) CouchDB
6 1 (2.04%) Riak
6 1 (2.04%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.08%) GitLab
2 2 (4.08%) Subversion
2 2 (4.08%) Vagrant
General
1 17 (34.69%) Marketing
2 5 (10.20%) Advertising
3 3 (6.12%) Finance
4 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (73.47%) Developer
2 22 (44.90%) PHP Developer
3 14 (28.57%) Senior Developer
4 7 (14.29%) Senior PHP Developer
4 7 (14.29%) Web Developer
5 6 (12.24%) Platform Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) Software Engineer
6 5 (10.20%) Operations Manager
6 5 (10.20%) Senior Platform Engineer
6 5 (10.20%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) PHP Software Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Systems Manager
8 3 (6.12%) Graduate Developer
8 3 (6.12%) HTML CSS Developer
8 3 (6.12%) HTML Developer
8 3 (6.12%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Junior
8 3 (6.12%) Junior Developer
8 3 (6.12%) MySQL Developer
8 3 (6.12%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (42.86%) CSS
1 21 (42.86%) HTML
2 16 (32.65%) jQuery
3 11 (22.45%) HTML5
4 10 (20.41%) LAMP
5 7 (14.29%) CSS3
6 6 (12.24%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (6.12%) .NET
7 3 (6.12%) Django
7 3 (6.12%) Laravel
7 3 (6.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (4.08%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (4.08%) Flash
8 2 (4.08%) JSP
8 2 (4.08%) LAPP Stack
8 2 (4.08%) Sass
8 2 (4.08%) Web Services
9 1 (2.04%) Ajax
9 1 (2.04%) RESTful
9 1 (2.04%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Computer Science
2 6 (12.24%) Public Cloud
3 4 (8.16%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.04%) Telematics
4 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.37%) Linux
2 3 (6.12%) CentOS
3 2 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.08%) Unix
3 2 (4.08%) Windows
3 2 (4.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.61%) MVC
1 15 (30.61%) Web Development
2 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (22.45%) OO
3 11 (22.45%) Software Engineering
4 9 (18.37%) Open Source
5 6 (12.24%) E-Commerce
5 6 (12.24%) ITIL
5 6 (12.24%) OOP
5 6 (12.24%) Service Management
6 5 (10.20%) Mentoring
6 5 (10.20%) Online Marketing
6 5 (10.20%) Project Management
7 4 (8.16%) DevOps
7 4 (8.16%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.12%) Mobile Application Development
9 2 (4.08%) Analytics
9 2 (4.08%) Front End Development
9 2 (4.08%) Software Architecture
9 2 (4.08%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (51.02%) JavaScript
2 19 (38.78%) Python
3 12 (24.49%) Ruby
4 11 (22.45%) C
4 11 (22.45%) Java
5 5 (10.20%) Perl
6 3 (6.12%) SQL
7 2 (4.08%) ActionScript
7 2 (4.08%) Jython
8 1 (2.04%) Lua
Qualifications
1 9 (18.37%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) VirtualBox
1 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.08%) Xen
2 1 (2.04%) Gluster
2 1 (2.04%) LXC
2 1 (2.04%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) Ansible
1 3 (6.12%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (6.12%) Puppet
1 3 (6.12%) ZABBIX
2 2 (4.08%) Nagios
2 2 (4.08%) OpenNMS
2 2 (4.08%) Zenoss
3 1 (2.04%) Graphite
3 1 (2.04%) Graylog
3 1 (2.04%) HAProxy
3 1 (2.04%) Icinga
3 1 (2.04%) logstash
3 1 (2.04%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (10.20%) Adobe
2 4 (8.16%) Zend
3 2 (4.08%) IBM
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.08%) Rackspace
3 2 (4.08%) SaltStack
3 2 (4.08%) VMware
4 1 (2.04%) Twitter
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Insure The Box
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 25 days ago