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

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 13 5 14
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Permanent jobs citing PHP 1 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 2.08% 27.27% 11.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.00% 33.33% 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 5
Average salary £35,000 £20,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.73% -39.70%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
25 18 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 52.08% 81.82% 59.09%
Number of salaries quoted 24 10 25
Average salary £75,000 £30,250 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+147.93% -11.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £20,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £40,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.62%

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 17 Related IT Skills in Westminster

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) SSH
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Taxonomies
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Laravel
1 1 (100.00%) Graceful Degradation
1 1 (100.00%) OO PHP

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Westminster by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SSH
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Graceful Degradation
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OO PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript