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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 4 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 27.78% 15.38% 9.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.33% 20.69% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 2
Average salary £20,500 £34,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.70% -6.84%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
15 29 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 83.33% 74.36% 47.62%
Number of salaries quoted 9 19 10
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £25,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £69,600 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Westminster

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Westminster region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Westminster

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Westminster

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) SEO
2 5 (55.56%) Google
2 5 (55.56%) Web Development
2 5 (55.56%) Google Analytics
2 5 (55.56%) WordPress
2 5 (55.56%) Magento
2 5 (55.56%) Social Media
2 5 (55.56%) Analytics
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Advertising
3 3 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
4 2 (22.22%) Intranet
4 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 2 (22.22%) MySQL
4 2 (22.22%) CSS
4 2 (22.22%) MVC
4 2 (22.22%) LAMP
4 2 (22.22%) jQuery
4 2 (22.22%) Symfony
4 2 (22.22%) PHPUnit
5 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
5 1 (11.11%) Behat
5 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
5 1 (11.11%) REST
5 1 (11.11%) Confluence
5 1 (11.11%) Android
5 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Westminster by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 5 (55.56%) WordPress
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 1 (11.11%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) PHPUnit
2 1 (11.11%) Behat
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
1 3 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Junior
2 5 (55.56%) Junior Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) IT Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) PHP Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior IT Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Senior IT Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Lead PHP Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
2 2 (22.22%) LAMP
2 2 (22.22%) jQuery
2 2 (22.22%) Symfony
3 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
3 1 (11.11%) REST
3 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (11.11%) Zend Framework
3 1 (11.11%) Ajax
3 1 (11.11%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Social Media
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
1 1 (11.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) SEO
1 5 (55.56%) Web Development
1 5 (55.56%) Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) Android Development
3 1 (11.11%) iOS Development
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) PHP5
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Google
2 1 (11.11%) Zend
2 1 (11.11%) Atlassian