The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 24 7 38
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +31
Permanent jobs citing PHP 12 49 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 6.00% 24.02% 7.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.60% 35.25% 9.94%
Number of salaries quoted 12 44 17
Average salary £25,750 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.36% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,050 £31,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
PHP
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
125 139 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 62.50% 68.14% 71.54%
Number of salaries quoted 117 126 178
Average salary £32,500 £30,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.69% -5.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcester -11 5 £32,500 +18.18%
Malvern - 5 £21,500 -
Redditch -4 1 £30,000 +9.09%
PHP
West Midlands

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 36 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 27 (60.00%) MySQL
3 24 (53.33%) HTML
4 22 (48.89%) SQL
4 22 (48.89%) jQuery
5 21 (46.67%) HTML5
5 21 (46.67%) CSS
6 20 (44.44%) PHP5
7 19 (42.22%) SQL Server
7 19 (42.22%) MS Excel
8 18 (40.00%) Linux
8 18 (40.00%) CSS3
9 17 (37.78%) W3C
9 17 (37.78%) Java
10 16 (35.56%) Perl
11 15 (33.33%) Python
12 14 (31.11%) Web Accessibility
13 13 (28.89%) vSphere
13 13 (28.89%) Hudson
13 13 (28.89%) Puppet
13 13 (28.89%) VMware ESXi
13 13 (28.89%) PowerShell
13 13 (28.89%) Responsive Web Design
13 13 (28.89%) Jenkins
13 13 (28.89%) DevOps
13 13 (28.89%) JBoss
13 13 (28.89%) Windows
13 13 (28.89%) VBScript
13 13 (28.89%) BIG-IP
13 13 (28.89%) Maven

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 13 (28.89%) JBoss
1 13 (28.89%) Tomcat
2 5 (11.11%) Oracle Service Bus
2 5 (11.11%) Apache
3 3 (6.67%) CMS
4 2 (4.44%) GlassFish
Applications
1 19 (42.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.22%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 13 (28.89%) BIG-IP
2 2 (4.44%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (60.00%) MySQL
2 19 (42.22%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.44%) Redis
3 2 (4.44%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.44%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (28.89%) Hudson
1 13 (28.89%) Jenkins
1 13 (28.89%) Maven
1 13 (28.89%) CruiseControl
2 12 (26.67%) Ant
2 12 (26.67%) Artifactory
2 12 (26.67%) Mercurial
3 2 (4.44%) Subversion
4 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (24.44%) Retail
2 2 (4.44%) Publishing
3 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (77.78%) Developer
2 28 (62.22%) PHP Developer
3 18 (40.00%) Web Developer
4 16 (35.56%) PHP Web Developer
5 15 (33.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 9 (20.00%) Junior
7 6 (13.33%) Administrator
7 6 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (8.89%) Software Developer
8 4 (8.89%) Deployment Engineer
8 4 (8.89%) Junior Developer
9 3 (6.67%) Junior Software Developer
9 3 (6.67%) PHP Programmer
9 3 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (6.67%) Programmer
9 3 (6.67%) Graduate
9 3 (6.67%) Web Programmer
9 3 (6.67%) DevOps Administrator
9 3 (6.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 2 (4.44%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (53.33%) HTML
2 22 (48.89%) jQuery
3 21 (46.67%) HTML5
3 21 (46.67%) CSS
4 18 (40.00%) CSS3
5 8 (17.78%) LAMP
6 5 (11.11%) .NET
7 3 (6.67%) XHTML
7 3 (6.67%) Zend Framework
8 2 (4.44%) Ajax
8 2 (4.44%) JavaBeans
8 2 (4.44%) SOAP
9 1 (2.22%) Web Services
9 1 (2.22%) Yii
9 1 (2.22%) Symfony
9 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
9 1 (2.22%) CakePHP
9 1 (2.22%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 17 (37.78%) W3C
2 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.44%) Digital Media
3 2 (4.44%) Animation
3 2 (4.44%) EPoS
4 1 (2.22%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 18 (40.00%) Linux
2 13 (28.89%) Windows
3 2 (4.44%) Android
3 2 (4.44%) CentOS
3 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) Web Accessibility
2 13 (28.89%) Responsive Web Design
2 13 (28.89%) DevOps
3 10 (22.22%) Software Deployment
4 8 (17.78%) E-Commerce
5 7 (15.56%) OOP
6 4 (8.89%) OO
7 3 (6.67%) MVC
8 2 (4.44%) 3D Animation
8 2 (4.44%) iOS Development
8 2 (4.44%) Pay per click
8 2 (4.44%) Information Architecture
8 2 (4.44%) SEO
9 1 (2.22%) CRM
9 1 (2.22%) Online Marketing
9 1 (2.22%) Mobile Application Development
9 1 (2.22%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (2.22%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 36 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 22 (48.89%) SQL
3 20 (44.44%) PHP5
4 17 (37.78%) Java
5 16 (35.56%) Perl
6 15 (33.33%) Python
7 13 (28.89%) PowerShell
7 13 (28.89%) VBScript
8 9 (20.00%) C#
9 7 (15.56%) C++
10 4 (8.89%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) HND
3 1 (2.22%) Linux+ Certification
System Software
1 13 (28.89%) vSphere
1 13 (28.89%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (8.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (28.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (28.89%) VMware
2 6 (13.33%) Zend
3 5 (11.11%) Oracle
4 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.22%) Google
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