The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 20 6 18
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +12
Permanent jobs citing PHP 6 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 6.06% 11.11% 6.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.09% 27.78% 9.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 5
Average salary £32,500 £31,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.36% -2.30%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
PHP
Worcestershire

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

Programming Languages Category
Worcester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
66 18 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 66.67% 40.00% 65.00%
Number of salaries quoted 61 16 52
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +28.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

PHP
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

PHP Salary Trend in Worcester

PHP
Salary Histogram in Worcester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Worcester region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Worcester

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Worcester 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 11 (78.57%) MySQL
2 9 (64.29%) LAMP
3 7 (50.00%) HTML
3 7 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 6 (42.86%) Linux
4 6 (42.86%) OOP
5 5 (35.71%) CSS
5 5 (35.71%) Perl
5 5 (35.71%) SQL
5 5 (35.71%) Apache
5 5 (35.71%) jQuery
5 5 (35.71%) Magento
6 4 (28.57%) HTML5
6 4 (28.57%) Zend
6 4 (28.57%) Python
6 4 (28.57%) Java
6 4 (28.57%) C++
7 3 (21.43%) OO
7 3 (21.43%) Digital Media
8 2 (14.29%) Information Architecture
8 2 (14.29%) CSS3
8 2 (14.29%) Redis
8 2 (14.29%) 3D Animation
8 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
8 2 (14.29%) GIMP
8 2 (14.29%) Online Marketing
8 2 (14.29%) Pay per click
8 2 (14.29%) Marketing

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Worcester 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 (35.71%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.14%) CMS
2 1 (7.14%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) GIMP
1 2 (14.29%) Photoshop
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) MySQL
2 2 (14.29%) Redis
2 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Ant
1 1 (7.14%) CruiseControl
1 1 (7.14%) Maven
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) Mercurial
1 1 (7.14%) Hudson
1 1 (7.14%) Artifactory
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (14.29%) Marketing
1 2 (14.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 10 (71.43%) PHP Developer
3 7 (50.00%) Web Developer
4 4 (28.57%) PHP Web Developer
4 4 (28.57%) PHP Programmer
4 4 (28.57%) Web Programmer
4 4 (28.57%) Programmer
5 3 (21.43%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 2 (14.29%) Magento Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Junior
7 1 (7.14%) Administrator
7 1 (7.14%) PHP Magento Developer
7 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) LAMP
2 7 (50.00%) HTML
3 5 (35.71%) CSS
3 5 (35.71%) jQuery
4 4 (28.57%) HTML5
5 2 (14.29%) CSS3
5 2 (14.29%) Zend Framework
6 1 (7.14%) Web Services
6 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Digital Media
2 2 (14.29%) Animation
2 2 (14.29%) EPoS
2 2 (14.29%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) CentOS
3 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (42.86%) OOP
3 3 (21.43%) OO
4 2 (14.29%) Information Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) 3D Animation
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (14.29%) Online Marketing
4 2 (14.29%) Pay per click
4 2 (14.29%) SEO
5 1 (7.14%) CRM
5 1 (7.14%) OO PHP
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 5 (35.71%) Perl
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) Python
3 4 (28.57%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) C++
4 2 (14.29%) PHP5
5 1 (7.14%) C#
5 1 (7.14%) VBScript
5 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
5 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Linux+ Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) vSphere
1 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Zend
2 1 (7.14%) VMware
Worcester, West Midlands, United Kingdom
University of Worcester
Salary: £24,775 - £30,434 pa with the opportunity to progress to £33,242 pa
Posted: 5 days ago