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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 26 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing PHP 3 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 2.29% 5.11% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.67% 12.24% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 0
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,250 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -
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
45 98 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 34.35% 41.70% 38.71%
Number of salaries quoted 45 80 33
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £28,500 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) HTML5
3 5 (62.50%) XML
3 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) MySQL
4 4 (50.00%) Photoshop
4 4 (50.00%) C++
4 4 (50.00%) VB
4 4 (50.00%) CRM
4 4 (50.00%) FTP
4 4 (50.00%) Adobe
4 4 (50.00%) SEO
4 4 (50.00%) SSH
4 4 (50.00%) Ajax
4 4 (50.00%) mod_rewrite
5 2 (25.00%) Front End Development
5 2 (25.00%) OO PHP
5 2 (25.00%) Docker
5 2 (25.00%) CSS3
5 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) OO
6 1 (12.50%) Apache
6 1 (12.50%) SOAP
6 1 (12.50%) Perl
6 1 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) LAMP
6 1 (12.50%) Laravel
6 1 (12.50%) Redis

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 1 (12.50%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) FTP
1 4 (50.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) Redis
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (87.50%) Web Developer
3 2 (25.00%) PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior PHP Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) HTML5
3 5 (62.50%) XML
4 4 (50.00%) Ajax
4 4 (50.00%) mod_rewrite
5 2 (25.00%) CSS3
6 1 (12.50%) jQuery
6 1 (12.50%) LAMP
6 1 (12.50%) Laravel
6 1 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (12.50%) REST
6 1 (12.50%) SOAP
6 1 (12.50%) Symfony
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) CRM
1 4 (50.00%) SEO
2 2 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (25.00%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) OO PHP
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Email Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) C++
2 4 (50.00%) VB
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Adobe
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Posted: 3 days ago