The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 16 16 21
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs citing PHP 18 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 10.34% 7.63% 2.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.18% 11.69% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 0
Median salary £28,000 £32,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.84% -
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
99 77 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 56.90% 65.25% 67.42%
Number of salaries quoted 90 68 58
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,350 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,421 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.55% +1.26%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

The demand trend of job ads across the Worcester region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Worcester region with a requirement for PHP.

1 27 (87.10%) MySQL
2 22 (70.97%) JavaScript
3 20 (64.52%) HTML
4 19 (61.29%) CSS
4 19 (61.29%) Web Development
5 13 (41.94%) HTML5
5 13 (41.94%) CSS3
6 12 (38.71%) jQuery
6 12 (38.71%) Front End Development
7 8 (25.81%) AngularJS
8 6 (19.35%) SEO
8 6 (19.35%) Intranet
8 6 (19.35%) Drupal
8 6 (19.35%) Marketing
8 6 (19.35%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (16.13%) MongoDB
9 5 (16.13%) Linux
9 5 (16.13%) Apache
9 5 (16.13%) LAMP
10 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
10 4 (12.90%) VB.NET
10 4 (12.90%) .NET
10 4 (12.90%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (9.68%) Java
11 3 (9.68%) C#
11 3 (9.68%) Ruby
11 3 (9.68%) HTTP
12 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2
12 2 (6.45%) SQL

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (19.35%) Drupal
2 5 (16.13%) Apache
3 4 (12.90%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (3.23%) Node.js
4 1 (3.23%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) Intranet
2 3 (9.68%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (87.10%) MySQL
2 5 (16.13%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (19.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (83.87%) Developer
2 12 (38.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 8 (25.81%) HTML CSS Developer
3 8 (25.81%) HTML Developer
3 8 (25.81%) JavaScript Developer
4 7 (22.58%) Web Developer
5 6 (19.35%) Drupal Developer
6 5 (16.13%) PHP Developer
7 4 (12.90%) Development Manager
7 4 (12.90%) LAMP Developer
7 4 (12.90%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 4 (12.90%) PHP Programmer
7 4 (12.90%) Programmer
7 4 (12.90%) Web Programmer
8 2 (6.45%) PHP Development Manager
9 1 (3.23%) .NET Developer
9 1 (3.23%) C# Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Report Writer
9 1 (3.23%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (64.52%) HTML
2 19 (61.29%) CSS
3 13 (41.94%) CSS3
3 13 (41.94%) HTML5
4 12 (38.71%) jQuery
5 8 (25.81%) AngularJS
6 5 (16.13%) LAMP
7 4 (12.90%) .NET
7 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
8 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (3.23%) MEAN Stack
8 1 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.23%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) Web Development
2 12 (38.71%) Front End Development
3 6 (19.35%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (19.35%) SEO
4 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.23%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.23%) SDLC
6 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 22 (70.97%) JavaScript
2 4 (12.90%) VB.NET
3 3 (9.68%) C#
3 3 (9.68%) Java
3 3 (9.68%) Ruby
4 2 (6.45%) SQL
5 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree