The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Westminster region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 9 20 7
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -13
Permanent jobs citing PHP 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 10.71% 2.00% 6.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.08% 2.56% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £61,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
PHP
London

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

Programming Languages Category
Westminster
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
13 39 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 46.43% 78.00% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 39 6
Average salary £65,000 £47,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.84% +55.73%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Westminster

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Westminster

PHP
Salary Trend in Westminster

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

PHP Salary Trend in Westminster

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Westminster

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Westminster 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 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Advertising
2 2 (50.00%) LAMP
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) Intranet
2 2 (50.00%) Symfony
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) PHPUnit
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
3 1 (25.00%) Behat
3 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (25.00%) Android Development
3 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Confluence
3 1 (25.00%) Zend
3 1 (25.00%) Zend Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Atlassian

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Westminster by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Westminster 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 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) PHPUnit
2 1 (25.00%) Behat
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) IT Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) PHP Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior IT Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Senior IT Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead PHP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) LAMP
1 2 (50.00%) Symfony
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (25.00%) Zend Framework
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) CRM
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) Workflow
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (25.00%) Android Development
1 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Zend
1 1 (25.00%) Atlassian