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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 18 25 40
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +15
Permanent jobs citing PHP 33 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 13.58% 7.50% 1.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.54% 12.16% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 32 18 4
Average salary £30,000 £30,500 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.63% +14.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £24,700 £23,075
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £27,275
UK excluding London average salary £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
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
178 148 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 73.25% 61.67% 71.23%
Number of salaries quoted 160 137 141
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 22 September 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 22 September 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
(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
Redditch 0 17 £29,000 -4.91% 1
Malvern - 5 £50,000 -
Bromsgrove - 3 £28,000 - 1
Worcester - 3 £30,000 - 7
PHP
West Midlands

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 49 (89.09%) JavaScript
2 40 (72.73%) HTML
2 40 (72.73%) MySQL
3 39 (70.91%) jQuery
4 35 (63.64%) CSS
5 32 (58.18%) HTML5
6 29 (52.73%) PHP5
7 26 (47.27%) CSS3
8 19 (34.55%) SQL
8 19 (34.55%) E-Commerce
9 18 (32.73%) LAMP
10 17 (30.91%) SQL Server
10 17 (30.91%) Retail
11 14 (25.45%) MS Excel
11 14 (25.45%) SEO
12 13 (23.64%) Linux
13 12 (21.82%) W3C
14 11 (20.00%) Google
14 11 (20.00%) Pay per click
14 11 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
14 11 (20.00%) Mobile App
14 11 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
15 10 (18.18%) Ajax
15 10 (18.18%) XHTML
15 10 (18.18%) CMS
16 9 (16.36%) Web Accessibility
17 8 (14.55%) Drupal
17 8 (14.55%) Zend
17 8 (14.55%) MVC
17 8 (14.55%) Apache

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 10 (18.18%) CMS
2 8 (14.55%) Drupal
2 8 (14.55%) Apache
3 6 (10.91%) GlassFish
4 5 (9.09%) Tomcat
4 5 (9.09%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (25.45%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.45%) Photoshop
2 3 (5.45%) Fireworks
2 3 (5.45%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) DNS
2 5 (9.09%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (72.73%) MySQL
2 17 (30.91%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.64%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Subversion
2 5 (9.09%) CruiseControl
2 5 (9.09%) Maven
2 5 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 5 (9.09%) Hudson
3 4 (7.27%) Mercurial
3 4 (7.27%) Artifactory
3 4 (7.27%) Ant
4 1 (1.82%) Dreamweaver
General
1 17 (30.91%) Retail
2 7 (12.73%) Marketing
3 3 (5.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 46 (83.64%) Developer
2 40 (72.73%) PHP Developer
3 22 (40.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 17 (30.91%) Web Developer
5 13 (23.64%) PHP Web Developer
6 10 (18.18%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 7 (12.73%) Graduate
7 7 (12.73%) Junior
8 6 (10.91%) Applications Developer
8 6 (10.91%) Web Applications Developer
9 5 (9.09%) Junior Developer
9 5 (9.09%) Programmer
9 5 (9.09%) PHP Programmer
10 4 (7.27%) LAMP Developer
10 4 (7.27%) Junior PHP Developer
11 3 (5.45%) Systems Administrator
11 3 (5.45%) Administrator
11 3 (5.45%) Web Designer
11 3 (5.45%) DevOps Engineer
11 3 (5.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (72.73%) HTML
2 39 (70.91%) jQuery
3 35 (63.64%) CSS
4 32 (58.18%) HTML5
5 26 (47.27%) CSS3
6 18 (32.73%) LAMP
7 10 (18.18%) Ajax
7 10 (18.18%) XHTML
8 6 (10.91%) Zend Framework
8 6 (10.91%) SOAP
8 6 (10.91%) JavaBeans
9 3 (5.45%) XML
9 3 (5.45%) Flash
10 1 (1.82%) Laravel
10 1 (1.82%) Yii
10 1 (1.82%) Symfony
10 1 (1.82%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.82%) W3C
2 11 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 7 (12.73%) Social Media
4 6 (10.91%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.45%) FMCG
5 3 (5.45%) User Experience
5 3 (5.45%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 13 (23.64%) Linux
2 6 (10.91%) Apple iOS
2 6 (10.91%) Android
3 5 (9.09%) Windows
4 1 (1.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (34.55%) E-Commerce
2 14 (25.45%) SEO
3 11 (20.00%) Pay per click
3 11 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 11 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 9 (16.36%) Web Accessibility
5 8 (14.55%) MVC
6 7 (12.73%) OOP
6 7 (12.73%) OO
6 7 (12.73%) Content Management
7 6 (10.91%) iOS Development
8 5 (9.09%) CRM
8 5 (9.09%) Software Deployment
8 5 (9.09%) DevOps
9 4 (7.27%) Analytics
10 3 (5.45%) Web Design
10 3 (5.45%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (5.45%) Web Development
11 2 (3.64%) Customer Engagement
11 2 (3.64%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 49 (89.09%) JavaScript
2 29 (52.73%) PHP5
3 19 (34.55%) SQL
4 7 (12.73%) Java
5 6 (10.91%) C#
6 5 (9.09%) Python
6 5 (9.09%) C++
6 5 (9.09%) VBScript
6 5 (9.09%) Perl
6 5 (9.09%) PowerShell
7 3 (5.45%) ActionScript
7 3 (5.45%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 3 (5.45%) Degree
2 2 (3.64%) HND
System Software
1 5 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (9.09%) vSphere
2 4 (7.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (20.00%) Google
2 8 (14.55%) Zend
3 5 (9.09%) JBoss
3 5 (9.09%) VMware
4 3 (5.45%) Adobe
4 3 (5.45%) Macromedia
5 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
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