The first table below looks at the demand for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Worcestershire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 25 31 23
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Permanent jobs citing PHP 14 11 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 6.33% 5.00% 7.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.07% 7.14% 11.56%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 23
Average salary £25,000 £27,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -12.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £16,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Programming Languages Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
139 154 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 62.90% 70.00% 63.58%
Number of salaries quoted 129 143 186
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
PHP
West Midlands

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

PHP
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

PHP Salary Trend in Worcestershire

PHP
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

PHP
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Droitwich -2 4 £21,000 -16.00%
Kidderminster - 4 £33,000 -
Bromsgrove - 3 £23,000 - 1
Redditch +2 2 £27,000 +58.82% 2
Worcester +5 1 £38,500 +18.46%
PHP
West Midlands

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 54 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 54 (85.71%) CSS
2 50 (79.37%) HTML
3 38 (60.32%) MySQL
4 30 (47.62%) OOP
5 27 (42.86%) OO
6 25 (39.68%) .NET
7 23 (36.51%) C#
7 23 (36.51%) Linux
8 20 (31.75%) MVC
8 20 (31.75%) Git (software)
9 18 (28.57%) jQuery
9 18 (28.57%) Ajax
10 17 (26.98%) Java
10 17 (26.98%) Web Design
11 16 (25.40%) SQL
12 15 (23.81%) Internet
12 15 (23.81%) XML
12 15 (23.81%) LAMP
12 15 (23.81%) Subversion
12 15 (23.81%) WordPress
13 14 (22.22%) Web Services
13 14 (22.22%) C++
13 14 (22.22%) Intranet
14 13 (20.63%) Responsive Web Design
15 12 (19.05%) XHTML
15 12 (19.05%) SQL Server
16 11 (17.46%) VB
16 11 (17.46%) Computer Science
16 11 (17.46%) CMS

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 15 (23.81%) WordPress
2 11 (17.46%) CMS
3 5 (7.94%) Drupal
4 4 (6.35%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.76%) Joomla!
6 2 (3.17%) Apache
7 1 (1.59%) IIS
7 1 (1.59%) nginx
7 1 (1.59%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.59%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.59%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (12.70%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 15 (23.81%) Internet
2 14 (22.22%) Intranet
3 5 (7.94%) VoIP
4 4 (6.35%) VPN
4 4 (6.35%) MPLS
5 1 (1.59%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (1.59%) IPv6
5 1 (1.59%) DNS
5 1 (1.59%) SMTP
5 1 (1.59%) HTTP
5 1 (1.59%) Broadband
5 1 (1.59%) Firewall
5 1 (1.59%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (60.32%) MySQL
2 12 (19.05%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.59%) MariaDB
4 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (31.75%) Git (software)
2 15 (23.81%) Subversion
3 5 (7.94%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.59%) Xdebug
4 1 (1.59%) PHPUnit
General
1 4 (6.35%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.76%) Advertising
2 3 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (1.59%) Games
3 1 (1.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 54 (85.71%) Developer
2 34 (53.97%) PHP Developer
3 18 (28.57%) Software Developer
4 16 (25.40%) Web Developer
5 10 (15.87%) PHP Web Developer
6 7 (11.11%) Software Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Java Software Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Software Development Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Java Developer
7 4 (6.35%) C# Developer
7 4 (6.35%) C# Software Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Development Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) WordPress Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Programmer
9 2 (3.17%) PHP Programmer
9 2 (3.17%) Junior Developer
9 2 (3.17%) LAMP Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Junior PHP Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Junior
9 2 (3.17%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (85.71%) CSS
2 50 (79.37%) HTML
3 25 (39.68%) .NET
4 18 (28.57%) jQuery
4 18 (28.57%) Ajax
5 15 (23.81%) XML
5 15 (23.81%) LAMP
6 14 (22.22%) Web Services
7 12 (19.05%) XHTML
8 10 (15.87%) SOAP
9 9 (14.29%) HTML5
10 8 (12.70%) ASP.NET
11 7 (11.11%) XSL
12 6 (9.52%) Regular Expression
12 6 (9.52%) REST
12 6 (9.52%) JSON
12 6 (9.52%) SVG
13 3 (4.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 3 (4.76%) ADO
13 3 (4.76%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.46%) Computer Science
2 9 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 7 (11.11%) Open Source
4 2 (3.17%) Social Media
5 1 (1.59%) Motion Graphics
5 1 (1.59%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 23 (36.51%) Linux
2 7 (11.11%) Android
2 7 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 5 (7.94%) Windows
4 2 (3.17%) Debian
5 1 (1.59%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (47.62%) OOP
2 27 (42.86%) OO
3 20 (31.75%) MVC
4 17 (26.98%) Web Design
5 13 (20.63%) Responsive Web Design
6 8 (12.70%) Unit Testing
6 8 (12.70%) Web Development
7 7 (11.11%) UML
7 7 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 7 (11.11%) Android Development
7 7 (11.11%) iOS Development
7 7 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
8 6 (9.52%) E-Commerce
9 5 (7.94%) Content Management
10 4 (6.35%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (4.76%) ITIL
12 2 (3.17%) Mobile Commerce
13 1 (1.59%) Analytics
13 1 (1.59%) CRM
13 1 (1.59%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 54 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 23 (36.51%) C#
3 17 (26.98%) Java
4 16 (25.40%) SQL
5 14 (22.22%) C++
6 11 (17.46%) VB
7 9 (14.29%) C
8 8 (12.70%) PHP5
8 8 (12.70%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.59%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.59%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 10 (15.87%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) CCNA
2 1 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (6.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.59%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.59%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (12.70%) Zend
2 6 (9.52%) Oracle
3 5 (7.94%) Cisco
4 4 (6.35%) VMware
5 2 (3.17%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.17%) Adobe
6 1 (1.59%) Macromedia
Redditch, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Private Health Ins.
Posted: 2 days ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago