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

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 25 22 27
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing PHP 13 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 5.58% 5.00% 4.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.00% 9.43% 7.58%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 4
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
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
100 53 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 42.92% 53.00% 64.08%
Number of salaries quoted 79 48 60
Average salary £30,000 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
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 17 September 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Wakefield

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 12 (92.31%) HTML
1 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
1 12 (92.31%) CSS
2 11 (84.62%) MySQL
3 8 (61.54%) PHP5
4 7 (53.85%) jQuery
5 6 (46.15%) MVC
5 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (46.15%) Data Management
5 6 (46.15%) Big Data
6 5 (38.46%) Linux
6 5 (38.46%) OO
6 5 (38.46%) Marketing
6 5 (38.46%) OO PHP
7 4 (30.77%) Perl
7 4 (30.77%) Email Marketing
7 4 (30.77%) NoSQL
8 3 (23.08%) SQL
8 3 (23.08%) WordPress
8 3 (23.08%) Social Media
9 2 (15.38%) C#
9 2 (15.38%) Java
9 2 (15.38%) VB
9 2 (15.38%) .NET
9 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
9 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
9 2 (15.38%) SOAP
9 2 (15.38%) Web Services
9 2 (15.38%) ITIL
9 2 (15.38%) SharePoint

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (23.08%) WordPress
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Google Analytics
1 1 (7.69%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) MySQL
2 6 (46.15%) Big Data
3 4 (30.77%) NoSQL
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 2 (15.38%) Mercurial
1 2 (15.38%) PHPUnit
1 2 (15.38%) Bazaar
General
1 5 (38.46%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (76.92%) PHP Developer
3 2 (15.38%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior
4 1 (7.69%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) CSS
1 12 (92.31%) HTML
2 7 (53.85%) jQuery
3 2 (15.38%) RESTful
3 2 (15.38%) HTML5
3 2 (15.38%) SOAP
3 2 (15.38%) Web Services
3 2 (15.38%) LAMP
3 2 (15.38%) .NET
3 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
3 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (7.69%) Ajax
4 1 (7.69%) Yii
4 1 (7.69%) CSS3
4 1 (7.69%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Social Media
2 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 2 (15.38%) Social Network
3 1 (7.69%) iPhone
3 1 (7.69%) Open Source
3 1 (7.69%) Replication
3 1 (7.69%) Clustering
3 1 (7.69%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) MVC
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (46.15%) Data Management
2 5 (38.46%) OO
2 5 (38.46%) OO PHP
3 4 (30.77%) Email Marketing
4 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 2 (15.38%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (15.38%) Time Management
4 2 (15.38%) Market Research
4 2 (15.38%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (7.69%) Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) Online Marketing
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.69%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 8 (61.54%) PHP5
3 4 (30.77%) Perl
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
5 2 (15.38%) VB
5 2 (15.38%) C#
5 2 (15.38%) Java
6 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle
1 1 (7.69%) Google
1 1 (7.69%) EPiServer
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