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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 34 39 30
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Permanent jobs citing PHP 36 15 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 6.11% 3.48% 7.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.11% 6.30% 13.48%
Number of salaries quoted 35 11 36
Average salary £33,500 £25,500 £27,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.37% -6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £27,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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
356 238 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 60.44% 55.22% 57.43%
Number of salaries quoted 315 211 254
Average salary £36,500 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.38% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,218 £45,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +6 28 £35,000 +37.25% 7
Gateshead -17 7 £26,250 -4.54% 2
PHP
North East

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 54 (72.00%) CSS
2 53 (70.67%) HTML
3 45 (60.00%) MySQL
4 43 (57.33%) JavaScript
5 32 (42.67%) MVC
6 28 (37.33%) Zend
7 25 (33.33%) Linux
8 24 (32.00%) HTML5
9 22 (29.33%) OO
10 18 (24.00%) Git (software)
11 16 (21.33%) Degree
12 15 (20.00%) Java
12 15 (20.00%) E-Commerce
13 14 (18.67%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (18.67%) jQuery
13 14 (18.67%) Laravel
14 12 (16.00%) LAMP
14 12 (16.00%) Open Source
15 11 (14.67%) Perl
15 11 (14.67%) OOP
15 11 (14.67%) Python
15 11 (14.67%) Marketing
16 10 (13.33%) CodeIgniter
16 10 (13.33%) CSS3
16 10 (13.33%) OO PHP
17 8 (10.67%) XML
17 8 (10.67%) Apache
17 8 (10.67%) CMS
17 8 (10.67%) Software Engineering
17 8 (10.67%) Zend Framework

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (10.67%) Apache
1 8 (10.67%) CMS
1 8 (10.67%) Drupal
1 8 (10.67%) WordPress
2 5 (6.67%) Adobe CQ
3 4 (5.33%) Node.js
4 1 (1.33%) nginx
4 1 (1.33%) Moodle
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (9.33%) Magento
2 2 (2.67%) WebTrends
2 2 (2.67%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.33%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.67%) HTTP
2 1 (1.33%) DNS
2 1 (1.33%) DHCP
2 1 (1.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (60.00%) MySQL
2 2 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (24.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.00%) JIRA
3 5 (6.67%) PHPUnit
4 2 (2.67%) Maven
4 2 (2.67%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.33%) Ant
5 1 (1.33%) JUnit
5 1 (1.33%) Selenium
5 1 (1.33%) Firebug
5 1 (1.33%) Fiddler
General
1 11 (14.67%) Marketing
2 5 (6.67%) Advertising
2 5 (6.67%) Banking
3 2 (2.67%) Back Office
4 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 59 (78.67%) Developer
2 35 (46.67%) PHP Developer
3 21 (28.00%) Web Developer
4 8 (10.67%) PHP Web Developer
5 7 (9.33%) Junior
6 5 (6.67%) Software Engineer
6 5 (6.67%) Software Developer
6 5 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 5 (6.67%) Junior Developer
6 5 (6.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Linux Administrator
7 4 (5.33%) Senior PHP Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Junior PHP Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Administrator
7 4 (5.33%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.00%) Junior Web Developer
8 3 (4.00%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.00%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (4.00%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (72.00%) CSS
2 53 (70.67%) HTML
3 24 (32.00%) HTML5
4 14 (18.67%) jQuery
4 14 (18.67%) Laravel
5 12 (16.00%) LAMP
6 10 (13.33%) CSS3
6 10 (13.33%) CodeIgniter
7 8 (10.67%) Zend Framework
7 8 (10.67%) XML
8 7 (9.33%) Symfony
8 7 (9.33%) Ajax
8 7 (9.33%) CakePHP
9 6 (8.00%) RESTful
9 6 (8.00%) Backbone.js
9 6 (8.00%) XHTML
10 4 (5.33%) Doctrine
10 4 (5.33%) Ember.js
10 4 (5.33%) SproutCore
11 3 (4.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.00%) Open Source
2 7 (9.33%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.00%) Data Structures
4 3 (4.00%) Algorithms
4 3 (4.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 25 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (5.33%) CentOS
3 2 (2.67%) Debian
3 2 (2.67%) UNIX
3 2 (2.67%) Windows
4 1 (1.33%) Android
4 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (42.67%) MVC
2 22 (29.33%) OO
3 15 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 14 (18.67%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (14.67%) OOP
6 10 (13.33%) OO PHP
7 8 (10.67%) Software Engineering
8 7 (9.33%) Analytics
9 6 (8.00%) Web Development
10 5 (6.67%) Unit Testing
10 5 (6.67%) Web Analytics
10 5 (6.67%) TDD
10 5 (6.67%) Content Management
11 4 (5.33%) SEO
11 4 (5.33%) Product Management
12 3 (4.00%) Web Application Development
12 3 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
12 3 (4.00%) Scrum
13 2 (2.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 43 (57.33%) JavaScript
2 15 (20.00%) Java
3 11 (14.67%) Perl
3 11 (14.67%) Python
4 7 (9.33%) C#
4 7 (9.33%) Ruby
5 5 (6.67%) PHP5
5 5 (6.67%) C++
6 4 (5.33%) C
7 3 (4.00%) SQL
8 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.33%) Jython
9 1 (1.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (21.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.67%) Puppet
1 2 (2.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.33%) Nagios
2 1 (1.33%) Cacti
Vendors
1 28 (37.33%) Zend
2 5 (6.67%) Adobe
3 4 (5.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.33%) Sencha
4 2 (2.67%) Google
4 2 (2.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.33%) Apple
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle
5 1 (1.33%) Cisco
5 1 (1.33%) Blackboard
5 1 (1.33%) Percona
5 1 (1.33%) Twitter
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £25-£40k - Negotiable, dependent on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Gateshead
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Gateshead
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 26 days ago
North Shields
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago