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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 33 38 39
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Permanent jobs citing PHP 45 20 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 6.76% 4.02% 4.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.39% 8.55% 7.72%
Number of salaries quoted 41 18 19
Average salary £27,500 £23,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.02% -21.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £19,450 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £31,200 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
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
395 234 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 59.31% 47.08% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 314 204 240
Average salary £34,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 October 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 October 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 +13 37 £28,500 +21.27% 22
Gateshead -10 10 £27,500 - 1
North Shields - 4 £32,500 -
South Shields - 4 £32,500 -
Sunderland -6 1 £22,000 -6.38% 1
PHP
North East

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 47 (66.20%) CSS
2 45 (63.38%) HTML
3 41 (57.75%) JavaScript
4 35 (49.30%) MySQL
5 29 (40.85%) MVC
6 21 (29.58%) Linux
6 21 (29.58%) Zend
7 20 (28.17%) OO
8 17 (23.94%) HTML5
9 15 (21.13%) Java
10 14 (19.72%) Degree
10 14 (19.72%) jQuery
11 13 (18.31%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (16.90%) LAMP
12 12 (16.90%) Git (software)
13 11 (15.49%) Perl
13 11 (15.49%) Python
14 10 (14.08%) OOP
14 10 (14.08%) Laravel
15 9 (12.68%) OO PHP
15 9 (12.68%) WordPress
15 9 (12.68%) Software Engineering
16 8 (11.27%) E-Commerce
16 8 (11.27%) Open Source
17 7 (9.86%) RESTful
17 7 (9.86%) Analytics
17 7 (9.86%) XML
17 7 (9.86%) C#
17 7 (9.86%) Ruby
17 7 (9.86%) CakePHP

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 9 (12.68%) WordPress
2 6 (8.45%) CMS
3 5 (7.04%) Drupal
3 5 (7.04%) Adobe CQ
4 4 (5.63%) Node.js
5 3 (4.23%) Apache
6 1 (1.41%) Moodle
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) WebTrends
1 2 (2.82%) Google Analytics
1 2 (2.82%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) FTP
1 1 (1.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (49.30%) MySQL
2 2 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (16.90%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.23%) Selenium
2 3 (4.23%) Firebug
2 3 (4.23%) Fiddler
3 2 (2.82%) Mercurial
3 2 (2.82%) Maven
3 2 (2.82%) JIRA
4 1 (1.41%) Ant
4 1 (1.41%) JUnit
4 1 (1.41%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.41%) Hudson
4 1 (1.41%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (8.45%) Advertising
2 5 (7.04%) Banking
3 3 (4.23%) Marketing
4 2 (2.82%) Back Office
5 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.41%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 53 (74.65%) Developer
2 33 (46.48%) PHP Developer
3 19 (26.76%) Web Developer
4 10 (14.08%) PHP Web Developer
5 9 (12.68%) Junior
6 7 (9.86%) Junior Developer
7 6 (8.45%) Software Engineer
7 6 (8.45%) Junior PHP Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
8 5 (7.04%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Junior PHP Web Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Senior Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Junior Web Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Senior PHP Developer
10 3 (4.23%) Tester
10 3 (4.23%) Support Engineer
10 3 (4.23%) Software Tester
10 3 (4.23%) Java Developer
10 3 (4.23%) Senior Software Engineer
10 3 (4.23%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (66.20%) CSS
2 45 (63.38%) HTML
3 17 (23.94%) HTML5
4 14 (19.72%) jQuery
5 12 (16.90%) LAMP
6 10 (14.08%) Laravel
7 7 (9.86%) RESTful
7 7 (9.86%) CakePHP
7 7 (9.86%) XML
8 6 (8.45%) CodeIgniter
8 6 (8.45%) Backbone.js
9 5 (7.04%) XHTML
9 5 (7.04%) Zend Framework
10 4 (5.63%) Ajax
10 4 (5.63%) Ember.js
10 4 (5.63%) SproutCore
11 3 (4.23%) REST
11 3 (4.23%) CSS3
11 3 (4.23%) Symfony
11 3 (4.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.27%) Open Source
2 7 (9.86%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.23%) Data Structures
3 3 (4.23%) Algorithms
3 3 (4.23%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.41%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (29.58%) Linux
2 6 (8.45%) Windows
3 3 (4.23%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.82%) UNIX
4 2 (2.82%) Debian
5 1 (1.41%) Fedora
5 1 (1.41%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.41%) Android
5 1 (1.41%) CentOS
5 1 (1.41%) SUSE
5 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (40.85%) MVC
2 20 (28.17%) OO
3 13 (18.31%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (14.08%) OOP
5 9 (12.68%) Software Engineering
5 9 (12.68%) OO PHP
6 8 (11.27%) E-Commerce
7 7 (9.86%) Analytics
8 5 (7.04%) Web Analytics
8 5 (7.04%) Unit Testing
8 5 (7.04%) TDD
8 5 (7.04%) Content Management
9 4 (5.63%) SEO
9 4 (5.63%) Product Management
10 3 (4.23%) Web Application Development
10 3 (4.23%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (4.23%) Web Development
10 3 (4.23%) Scrum
11 2 (2.82%) B2B
11 2 (2.82%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 41 (57.75%) JavaScript
2 15 (21.13%) Java
3 11 (15.49%) Perl
3 11 (15.49%) Python
4 7 (9.86%) Ruby
4 7 (9.86%) C#
5 5 (7.04%) C++
5 5 (7.04%) SQL
5 5 (7.04%) PHP5
6 4 (5.63%) C
7 2 (2.82%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.41%) Jython
8 1 (1.41%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (19.72%) Degree
2 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (29.58%) Zend
2 5 (7.04%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.04%) Adobe
3 4 (5.63%) Sencha
4 2 (2.82%) Apple
4 2 (2.82%) Google
5 1 (1.41%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.41%) Twitter
5 1 (1.41%) Blackboard
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology Leadership Practice
Salary: £250 - £350 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Gateshead
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Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £21000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits + bonus
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Newcastle upon Tyne
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Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + incentives, pension, pmi
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Newcastle upon Tyne
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Newcastle upon Tyne
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits + bonus
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Newcastle upon Tyne
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 10% Bonus
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Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + package
Posted: 16 days ago
Sunderland
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £21000 - £26000 per annum + incentives, pension, pmi
Posted: 16 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £27000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago