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 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 12 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PHP 8 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 9.20% - 1.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.02% - 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 1
Average salary £31,250 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
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
47 46 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 54.02% 51.11% 76.77%
Number of salaries quoted 46 42 76
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £41,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 24 November 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Worcester

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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 8 (88.89%) MySQL
2 6 (66.67%) LAMP
3 5 (55.56%) CSS
4 4 (44.44%) HTML
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
4 4 (44.44%) Magento
5 3 (33.33%) Zend
5 3 (33.33%) jQuery
6 2 (22.22%) Animation
6 2 (22.22%) Publishing
6 2 (22.22%) W3C
6 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
6 2 (22.22%) OOP
6 2 (22.22%) OO
6 2 (22.22%) Perl
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 2 (22.22%) PHP5
6 2 (22.22%) CentOS
6 2 (22.22%) Information Architecture
6 2 (22.22%) HTML5
6 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
6 2 (22.22%) CSS3
6 2 (22.22%) Redis
6 2 (22.22%) 3D Animation
7 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
7 1 (11.11%) OO PHP
7 1 (11.11%) Digital Media
7 1 (11.11%) Git (software)

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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 1 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) CMS
1 1 (11.11%) Drupal
1 1 (11.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) MySQL
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
2 2 (22.22%) Redis
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (22.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (88.89%) PHP Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Web Developer
4 3 (33.33%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (22.22%) PHP Programmer
5 2 (22.22%) Web Programmer
5 2 (22.22%) Programmer
6 1 (11.11%) PHP Magento Developer
6 1 (11.11%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) LAMP
2 5 (55.56%) CSS
3 4 (44.44%) HTML
4 3 (33.33%) jQuery
5 2 (22.22%) HTML5
5 2 (22.22%) CSS3
6 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) W3C
1 2 (22.22%) Animation
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) CentOS
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
2 2 (22.22%) OOP
2 2 (22.22%) OO
2 2 (22.22%) Information Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) 3D Animation
3 1 (11.11%) OO PHP
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) Perl
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) PHP5
3 1 (11.11%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) Python
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Zend