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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 36 35 31
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs citing PHP 36 30 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 7.14% 4.72% 6.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.36% 8.72% 11.94%
Number of salaries quoted 34 23 31
Average salary £29,500 £27,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.27% -5.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £22,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +6.92%
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
317 344 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 62.90% 54.09% 51.05%
Number of salaries quoted 286 254 230
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 2015. 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
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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 -3 23 £29,500 +7.27% 9
Sunderland -10 5 £47,500 +123.52%
Gateshead -12 5 £24,000 -26.15%
PHP
North East

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 47 (71.21%) JavaScript
2 44 (66.67%) CSS
3 42 (63.64%) MySQL
4 36 (54.55%) HTML
5 26 (39.39%) HTML5
6 23 (34.85%) CSS3
6 23 (34.85%) Java
7 20 (30.30%) Perl
8 18 (27.27%) jQuery
9 17 (25.76%) C
10 16 (24.24%) C++
10 16 (24.24%) OO
11 15 (22.73%) Python
11 15 (22.73%) Web Development
12 14 (21.21%) Linux
12 14 (21.21%) User Experience
13 12 (18.18%) AngularJS
13 12 (18.18%) Software Engineering
13 12 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (16.67%) PHP5
15 10 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (15.15%) Degree
15 10 (15.15%) Web Services
16 9 (13.64%) Windows
17 8 (12.12%) Ruby
17 8 (12.12%) Big Data
17 8 (12.12%) Sass
17 8 (12.12%) LESS
18 7 (10.61%) Network Management
18 7 (10.61%) NoSQL

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 5 (7.58%) Alfresco
1 5 (7.58%) CMS
1 5 (7.58%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (6.06%) Node.js
3 2 (3.03%) Apache
3 2 (3.03%) WordPress
4 1 (1.52%) nginx
4 1 (1.52%) Moodle
4 1 (1.52%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.52%) Route 53
3 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.52%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) DHCP
1 1 (1.52%) HTTP
1 1 (1.52%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (63.64%) MySQL
2 8 (12.12%) Big Data
3 7 (10.61%) NoSQL
3 7 (10.61%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 5 (7.58%) RDBMS
5 5 (7.58%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.52%) Redis
6 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.52%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Selenium
1 4 (6.06%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.55%) WebDriver
3 2 (3.03%) JMeter
3 2 (3.03%) JIRA
4 1 (1.52%) Subversion
4 1 (1.52%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.52%) Redmine
4 1 (1.52%) FogBugz
4 1 (1.52%) Trac
General
1 5 (7.58%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (57.58%) Developer
2 18 (27.27%) PHP Developer
3 16 (24.24%) Software Engineer
4 14 (21.21%) Web Developer
5 12 (18.18%) Front-End Developer
6 10 (15.15%) Front-End Web Developer
7 7 (10.61%) Support Engineer
7 7 (10.61%) Software Support Engineer
8 6 (9.09%) Senior Developer
9 5 (7.58%) Software Developer
9 5 (7.58%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 4 (6.06%) Graduate
10 4 (6.06%) Graduate Developer
10 4 (6.06%) Graduate Software Developer
11 3 (4.55%) Technical Leader
11 3 (4.55%) PHP Web Developer
11 3 (4.55%) Senior PHP Developer
11 3 (4.55%) Junior
11 3 (4.55%) Junior Developer
11 3 (4.55%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (66.67%) CSS
2 36 (54.55%) HTML
3 26 (39.39%) HTML5
4 23 (34.85%) CSS3
5 18 (27.27%) jQuery
6 12 (18.18%) AngularJS
7 10 (15.15%) Web Services
8 8 (12.12%) Sass
8 8 (12.12%) LESS
9 7 (10.61%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (10.61%) WCF
9 7 (10.61%) Ajax
10 6 (9.09%) .NET
11 5 (7.58%) XML
11 5 (7.58%) jBPM
11 5 (7.58%) TIBCO EMS
11 5 (7.58%) Backbone.js
11 5 (7.58%) KnockoutJS
11 5 (7.58%) RabbitMQ
12 3 (4.55%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.21%) User Experience
2 10 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.03%) Visualisation
4 2 (3.03%) W3C
5 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.21%) Linux
2 9 (13.64%) Windows
3 2 (3.03%) CentOS
4 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (24.24%) OO
2 15 (22.73%) Web Development
3 12 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 7 (10.61%) Network Management
4 7 (10.61%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 6 (9.09%) MVC
6 5 (7.58%) Workflow
6 5 (7.58%) Content Management
6 5 (7.58%) Resource Management
7 3 (4.55%) OO PHP
7 3 (4.55%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.03%) Open Source
8 2 (3.03%) Waterfall
8 2 (3.03%) Software Testing
8 2 (3.03%) Test Scripting
8 2 (3.03%) Data Architecture
8 2 (3.03%) V-Model
8 2 (3.03%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 47 (71.21%) JavaScript
2 23 (34.85%) Java
3 20 (30.30%) Perl
4 17 (25.76%) C
5 16 (24.24%) C++
6 15 (22.73%) Python
7 11 (16.67%) PHP5
8 8 (12.12%) Ruby
9 6 (9.09%) Scala
9 6 (9.09%) SQL
10 3 (4.55%) C#
11 1 (1.52%) VB
11 1 (1.52%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (15.15%) Degree
2 3 (4.55%) ISEB
2 3 (4.55%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) Puppet
1 1 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (9.09%) Oracle
2 5 (7.58%) Sybase
2 5 (7.58%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.58%) TIBCO
3 2 (3.03%) Zend
4 1 (1.52%) Blackboard
4 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.52%) Cisco
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £22,000 to £39,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Circa £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Houghton Le Spring, Tyne and Wear
Leighton Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Houghton Le Spring, Tyne and Wear
Leighton Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle
GEM Talent
Salary: £0 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Fixed Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £22,000 to £39,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago