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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 26 16 28
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +12
Permanent jobs citing PHP 6 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 2.88% 13.27% 3.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.89% 20.83% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 3
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £27,500 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £40,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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
76 72 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 36.54% 63.72% 62.28%
Number of salaries quoted 60 70 64
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,250 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 20 August 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Wakefield

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) MySQL
2 5 (71.43%) jQuery
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) MVC
4 3 (42.86%) WordPress
5 2 (28.57%) HTML5
5 2 (28.57%) Social Media
5 2 (28.57%) C#
5 2 (28.57%) PHP5
5 2 (28.57%) LAMP
5 2 (28.57%) Marketing
5 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
5 2 (28.57%) VB
5 2 (28.57%) .NET
5 2 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) OO
5 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (28.57%) OO PHP
6 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 1 (14.29%) EPiServer
6 1 (14.29%) Time Management

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (42.86%) WordPress
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Google Analytics
1 1 (14.29%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) PHP Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Programmer
4 1 (14.29%) Lead Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) PHP Programmer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Lead Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Web Programmer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior PHP Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Web Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Lead PHP Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Lead Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) LAMP
4 1 (14.29%) Ajax
4 1 (14.29%) Zend Framework
4 1 (14.29%) SOAP
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) XHTML
4 1 (14.29%) Yii
4 1 (14.29%) CSS3
4 1 (14.29%) Laravel
4 1 (14.29%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Social Media
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Blog
2 1 (14.29%) Social Network
2 1 (14.29%) iPhone
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 2 (28.57%) OO PHP
2 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) Online Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Release Management
3 1 (14.29%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) VB
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) PHP5
4 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) Google
1 1 (14.29%) Zend
1 1 (14.29%) EPiServer
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