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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 42 41 23
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -18
Permanent jobs citing PHP 27 9 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 5.36% 2.51% 8.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.85% 4.69% 15.61%
Number of salaries quoted 25 7 39
Average salary £33,500 £23,500 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.55% -7.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £21,800 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £27,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
305 192 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 60.52% 53.63% 52.54%
Number of salaries quoted 279 170 244
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £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 26 January 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 26 January 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
(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 +3 20 £35,000 +48.93% 10
Gateshead -13 7 £26,250 +3.96% 2
PHP
North East

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 51 (70.83%) CSS
2 50 (69.44%) HTML
3 49 (68.06%) MySQL
4 43 (59.72%) JavaScript
5 31 (43.06%) MVC
6 29 (40.28%) OO
7 28 (38.89%) Zend
8 23 (31.94%) Linux
8 23 (31.94%) HTML5
9 22 (30.56%) Git (software)
10 17 (23.61%) jQuery
11 15 (20.83%) OOP
11 15 (20.83%) E-Commerce
12 14 (19.44%) CSS3
13 13 (18.06%) Laravel
13 13 (18.06%) OO PHP
13 13 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (16.67%) Marketing
14 12 (16.67%) Degree
14 12 (16.67%) Apache
15 11 (15.28%) Java
16 10 (13.89%) JIRA
16 10 (13.89%) Zend Framework
16 10 (13.89%) CodeIgniter
16 10 (13.89%) Perl
16 10 (13.89%) Python
16 10 (13.89%) Open Source
17 9 (12.50%) WordPress
18 8 (11.11%) Web Development
18 8 (11.11%) LAMP

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 12 (16.67%) Apache
2 9 (12.50%) WordPress
3 6 (8.33%) CMS
3 6 (8.33%) Drupal
4 4 (5.56%) Node.js
5 3 (4.17%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (1.39%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (9.72%) Magento
2 2 (2.78%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.39%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.39%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.39%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.39%) DHCP
1 1 (1.39%) HTTP
1 1 (1.39%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (68.06%) MySQL
2 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (30.56%) Git (software)
2 10 (13.89%) JIRA
3 5 (6.94%) PHPUnit
4 2 (2.78%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.39%) Maven
5 1 (1.39%) Selenium
5 1 (1.39%) Firebug
5 1 (1.39%) Fiddler
General
1 12 (16.67%) Marketing
2 3 (4.17%) Advertising
2 3 (4.17%) Banking
3 2 (2.78%) Back Office
4 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.39%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 60 (83.33%) Developer
2 41 (56.94%) PHP Developer
3 20 (27.78%) Web Developer
4 11 (15.28%) PHP Web Developer
5 7 (9.72%) Junior
6 6 (8.33%) Senior Developer
7 5 (6.94%) Junior Developer
7 5 (6.94%) Senior PHP Developer
7 5 (6.94%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 4 (5.56%) Junior PHP Developer
8 4 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
8 4 (5.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.56%) Administrator
8 4 (5.56%) Software Developer
8 4 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (4.17%) Java Developer
9 3 (4.17%) Web Designer
9 3 (4.17%) Designer
10 2 (2.78%) Linux Support Engineer
10 2 (2.78%) Junior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (70.83%) CSS
2 50 (69.44%) HTML
3 23 (31.94%) HTML5
4 17 (23.61%) jQuery
5 14 (19.44%) CSS3
6 13 (18.06%) Laravel
7 10 (13.89%) Zend Framework
7 10 (13.89%) CodeIgniter
8 8 (11.11%) LAMP
9 7 (9.72%) Symfony
10 5 (6.94%) Backbone.js
10 5 (6.94%) Yii
10 5 (6.94%) Ajax
10 5 (6.94%) CakePHP
10 5 (6.94%) XML
11 4 (5.56%) Web Services
11 4 (5.56%) XHTML
11 4 (5.56%) Doctrine
12 3 (4.17%) REST
12 3 (4.17%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.89%) Open Source
2 5 (6.94%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.94%) User Experience
3 4 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.56%) W3C
4 3 (4.17%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.17%) Data Structures
4 3 (4.17%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 23 (31.94%) Linux
2 4 (5.56%) CentOS
3 2 (2.78%) Debian
3 2 (2.78%) UNIX
4 1 (1.39%) Windows
4 1 (1.39%) Android
4 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (43.06%) MVC
2 29 (40.28%) OO
3 15 (20.83%) OOP
3 15 (20.83%) E-Commerce
4 13 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (18.06%) OO PHP
5 8 (11.11%) Web Development
6 5 (6.94%) Unit Testing
6 5 (6.94%) Analytics
6 5 (6.94%) Software Engineering
7 4 (5.56%) TDD
7 4 (5.56%) SEO
7 4 (5.56%) Data Architecture
7 4 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (4.17%) Product Management
8 3 (4.17%) Web Application Development
8 3 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (4.17%) Content Management
8 3 (4.17%) Web Analytics
9 2 (2.78%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 43 (59.72%) JavaScript
2 11 (15.28%) Java
3 10 (13.89%) Perl
3 10 (13.89%) Python
4 6 (8.33%) Ruby
4 6 (8.33%) PHP5
5 5 (6.94%) C#
6 3 (4.17%) C++
6 3 (4.17%) C
7 2 (2.78%) SQL
8 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.39%) Jython
8 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) Puppet
1 2 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.39%) Nagios
2 1 (1.39%) Cacti
Vendors
1 28 (38.89%) Zend
2 3 (4.17%) Sencha
2 3 (4.17%) Adobe
3 2 (2.78%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.78%) Google
3 2 (2.78%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.39%) Cisco
4 1 (1.39%) Percona
4 1 (1.39%) Twitter
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 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: £25000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + monthly bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 19 days ago