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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 29 11 23
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +12
Permanent jobs citing PHP 15 23 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 6.67% 14.38% 10.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.93% 23.71% 15.28%
Number of salaries quoted 14 20 21
Average salary £31,750 £25,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,400 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £38,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
151 97 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 67.11% 60.63% 66.06%
Number of salaries quoted 140 85 140
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 5 March 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 5 March 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 -14 6 £32,500 +2.36% 1
Malvern - 5 £21,500 - 1
Redditch -5 4 £46,250 +65.17% 1
Bromsgrove -7 2 £57,500 +150.00%
PHP
West Midlands

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 27 (71.05%) JavaScript
2 24 (63.16%) MySQL
3 21 (55.26%) HTML
4 20 (52.63%) SQL
5 19 (50.00%) CSS
6 17 (44.74%) jQuery
7 16 (42.11%) HTML5
8 15 (39.47%) Linux
9 14 (36.84%) SQL Server
9 14 (36.84%) W3C
9 14 (36.84%) MS Excel
9 14 (36.84%) CSS3
9 14 (36.84%) PHP5
10 12 (31.58%) Perl
11 11 (28.95%) Java
11 11 (28.95%) Python
12 10 (26.32%) E-Commerce
12 10 (26.32%) LAMP
12 10 (26.32%) Web Accessibility
12 10 (26.32%) Responsive Web Design
13 8 (21.05%) Artifactory
13 8 (21.05%) Jenkins
13 8 (21.05%) Hudson
13 8 (21.05%) Puppet
13 8 (21.05%) VMware ESXi
13 8 (21.05%) vSphere
13 8 (21.05%) Mercurial
13 8 (21.05%) PowerShell
13 8 (21.05%) DevOps
13 8 (21.05%) VMware

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 8 (21.05%) JBoss
1 8 (21.05%) Tomcat
2 7 (18.42%) Apache
3 5 (13.16%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (2.63%) CMS
4 1 (2.63%) nginx
Applications
1 14 (36.84%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) GIMP
2 2 (5.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.05%) BIG-IP
2 2 (5.26%) VoIP
3 1 (2.63%) Internet
3 1 (2.63%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (63.16%) MySQL
2 14 (36.84%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.26%) Redis
3 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (21.05%) Artifactory
1 8 (21.05%) Jenkins
1 8 (21.05%) Hudson
1 8 (21.05%) Mercurial
1 8 (21.05%) CruiseControl
1 8 (21.05%) Maven
1 8 (21.05%) Ant
2 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (21.05%) Retail
2 2 (5.26%) Publishing
2 2 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (78.95%) Developer
2 24 (63.16%) PHP Developer
3 16 (42.11%) Web Developer
4 13 (34.21%) PHP Web Developer
5 10 (26.32%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 6 (15.79%) Junior
7 5 (13.16%) Administrator
8 4 (10.53%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 4 (10.53%) Programmer
8 4 (10.53%) Web Programmer
8 4 (10.53%) PHP Programmer
9 3 (7.89%) Junior Developer
9 3 (7.89%) DevOps Administrator
9 3 (7.89%) DevOps Engineer
10 2 (5.26%) Deployment Engineer
10 2 (5.26%) Magento Developer
10 2 (5.26%) Junior Software Developer
10 2 (5.26%) Windows Administrator
10 2 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
10 2 (5.26%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (55.26%) HTML
2 19 (50.00%) CSS
3 17 (44.74%) jQuery
4 16 (42.11%) HTML5
5 14 (36.84%) CSS3
6 10 (26.32%) LAMP
7 5 (13.16%) .NET
8 2 (5.26%) Zend Framework
9 1 (2.63%) Web Services
9 1 (2.63%) XHTML
9 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (36.84%) W3C
2 3 (7.89%) EPoS
2 3 (7.89%) Digital Media
3 2 (5.26%) Animation
3 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (39.47%) Linux
2 8 (21.05%) Windows
3 3 (7.89%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) E-Commerce
1 10 (26.32%) Web Accessibility
1 10 (26.32%) Responsive Web Design
2 8 (21.05%) DevOps
3 6 (15.79%) OOP
4 5 (13.16%) Software Deployment
5 3 (7.89%) OO
6 2 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (5.26%) Performance Management
6 2 (5.26%) Online Marketing
6 2 (5.26%) Information Architecture
6 2 (5.26%) 3D Animation
6 2 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (5.26%) SEO
6 2 (5.26%) Pay per click
7 1 (2.63%) CRM
7 1 (2.63%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 27 (71.05%) JavaScript
2 20 (52.63%) SQL
3 14 (36.84%) PHP5
4 12 (31.58%) Perl
5 11 (28.95%) Java
5 11 (28.95%) Python
6 8 (21.05%) PowerShell
6 8 (21.05%) VBScript
7 6 (15.79%) C#
7 6 (15.79%) C++
8 4 (10.53%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) VCP4
2 2 (5.26%) Linux+ Certification
System Software
1 8 (21.05%) VMware ESXi
1 8 (21.05%) vSphere
2 1 (2.63%) LiteSpeed
Systems Management
1 8 (21.05%) Puppet
2 1 (2.63%) cPanel
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) VMware
2 5 (13.16%) Oracle
3 4 (10.53%) Zend
Malvern, Worcestershire
Hudson IT
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, West Midlands, United Kingdom
University of Worcester
Salary: £24,775 - £30,434 pa with the opportunity to progress to £33,242 pa
Posted: 6 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
QA Limited
Salary: £120.00 per week
Posted: 10 days ago