The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 26 26 23
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing PHP 15 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 6.30% 1.92% 4.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.36% 4.35% 7.58%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 5
Average salary £34,000 £29,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.25% -15.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,500 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
PHP
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wakefield region.

Programming Languages Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
132 46 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 55.46% 44.23% 62.86%
Number of salaries quoted 108 41 59
Average salary £30,000 £31,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

PHP
Salary Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Wakefield region.

PHP Salary Trend in Wakefield

PHP
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Wakefield region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Wakefield

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 17 (94.44%) HTML
1 17 (94.44%) JavaScript
1 17 (94.44%) CSS
2 16 (88.89%) MySQL
3 12 (66.67%) PHP5
4 11 (61.11%) jQuery
5 10 (55.56%) Data Management
5 10 (55.56%) Big Data
6 9 (50.00%) MVC
7 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (44.44%) Marketing
7 8 (44.44%) Linux
7 8 (44.44%) NoSQL
8 7 (38.89%) OO PHP
8 7 (38.89%) OO
8 7 (38.89%) Perl
9 6 (33.33%) Social Media
10 5 (27.78%) Email Marketing
11 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
12 3 (16.67%) Time Management
12 3 (16.67%) WordPress
12 3 (16.67%) PHPUnit
12 3 (16.67%) Social Network
12 3 (16.67%) Online Marketing
12 3 (16.67%) SQL
12 3 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
12 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
12 3 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
12 3 (16.67%) Docker
12 3 (16.67%) LXC

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 3 (16.67%) WordPress
2 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Google Analytics
1 1 (5.56%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (88.89%) MySQL
2 10 (55.56%) Big Data
3 8 (44.44%) NoSQL
4 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 3 (16.67%) PHPUnit
3 2 (11.11%) Bazaar
3 2 (11.11%) Mercurial
3 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (44.44%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Advertising
2 1 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Developer
2 13 (72.22%) PHP Developer
3 2 (11.11%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Web Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Programmer
4 1 (5.56%) Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Junior Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Junior
4 1 (5.56%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Programmer
4 1 (5.56%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) CSS
1 17 (94.44%) HTML
2 11 (61.11%) jQuery
3 2 (11.11%) RESTful
3 2 (11.11%) HTML5
3 2 (11.11%) SOAP
3 2 (11.11%) Web Services
3 2 (11.11%) LAMP
3 2 (11.11%) .NET
3 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (5.56%) Ajax
4 1 (5.56%) Yii
4 1 (5.56%) CSS3
4 1 (5.56%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Social Media
2 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 3 (16.67%) Social Network
3 1 (5.56%) iPhone
3 1 (5.56%) Open Source
3 1 (5.56%) Replication
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) Blog
3 1 (5.56%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Data Management
2 9 (50.00%) MVC
3 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (38.89%) OO
4 7 (38.89%) OO PHP
5 5 (27.78%) Email Marketing
6 3 (16.67%) Time Management
6 3 (16.67%) Online Marketing
6 3 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (11.11%) Market Research
7 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (11.11%) ITIL
8 1 (5.56%) Release Management
8 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
8 1 (5.56%) Scrum
8 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (5.56%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) JavaScript
2 12 (66.67%) PHP5
3 7 (38.89%) Perl
4 3 (16.67%) SQL
5 2 (11.11%) VB
5 2 (11.11%) Java
5 2 (11.11%) C#
6 1 (5.56%) C++
6 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Docker
1 3 (16.67%) LXC
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
1 1 (5.56%) Vagrant
1 1 (5.56%) logstash
1 1 (5.56%) Salt
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle
1 1 (5.56%) Apple
1 1 (5.56%) Google
1 1 (5.56%) EPiServer
1 1 (5.56%) Facebook
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago