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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 35 18 18
Rank change year-on-year
-17 0
Permanent jobs citing PHP 19 25 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 6.40% 9.06% 11.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.76% 13.51% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 15 23 24
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,850 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,300 £34,900 £38,950
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
217 185 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 73.06% 67.03% 74.03%
Number of salaries quoted 202 169 156
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +5 13 £32,500 -
Kidderminster -4 1 £37,000 +34.54%
Redditch -22 1 £25,000 -3.84% 1
Evesham - 1 £30,000 - 1
Malvern - 1 £80,000 -
PHP
West Midlands

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 23 (67.65%) Linux
2 22 (64.71%) JavaScript
2 22 (64.71%) MySQL
3 19 (55.88%) HTML
4 17 (50.00%) CSS
4 17 (50.00%) jQuery
5 14 (41.18%) E-Commerce
6 12 (35.29%) Perl
7 10 (29.41%) OOP
8 9 (26.47%) Windows
8 9 (26.47%) Apache
8 9 (26.47%) HTML5
9 8 (23.53%) OO
9 8 (23.53%) SQL
9 8 (23.53%) Java
9 8 (23.53%) Python
10 7 (20.59%) LAMP
10 7 (20.59%) CSS3
11 6 (17.65%) Ajax
11 6 (17.65%) Degree
12 5 (14.71%) Web Development
12 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
12 5 (14.71%) CMS
12 5 (14.71%) C++
13 4 (11.76%) Tomcat
13 4 (11.76%) Finance
13 4 (11.76%) MVC
13 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
13 4 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 9 (26.47%) Apache
2 5 (14.71%) CMS
3 4 (11.76%) Tomcat
4 3 (8.82%) JBoss
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (5.88%) WordPress
6 1 (2.94%) nginx
6 1 (2.94%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Photoshop
1 2 (5.88%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) BIG-IP
2 2 (5.88%) Network Security
2 2 (5.88%) VoIP
2 2 (5.88%) Wireless
3 1 (2.94%) SSH
3 1 (2.94%) Internet
3 1 (2.94%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (64.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.82%) Mercurial
2 3 (8.82%) Hudson
2 3 (8.82%) Artifactory
2 3 (8.82%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.82%) Ant
2 3 (8.82%) CruiseControl
2 3 (8.82%) Maven
3 2 (5.88%) Metasploit
3 2 (5.88%) Subversion
4 1 (2.94%) JUnit
4 1 (2.94%) Grunt
General
1 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (70.59%) Developer
2 14 (41.18%) Web Developer
3 12 (35.29%) PHP Developer
4 8 (23.53%) PHP Web Developer
5 5 (14.71%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 4 (11.76%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Software Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Junior
7 3 (8.82%) Junior Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Team Leader
8 2 (5.88%) Web Programmer
8 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Programmer
8 2 (5.88%) PHP Programmer
8 2 (5.88%) Junior Software Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Head of IT
9 1 (2.94%) MySQL Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (55.88%) HTML
2 17 (50.00%) CSS
2 17 (50.00%) jQuery
3 9 (26.47%) HTML5
4 7 (20.59%) LAMP
4 7 (20.59%) CSS3
5 6 (17.65%) Ajax
6 4 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (5.88%) AngularJS
7 2 (5.88%) Zend Framework
7 2 (5.88%) Web Services
8 1 (2.94%) XML
8 1 (2.94%) XSLT
8 1 (2.94%) Hibernate
8 1 (2.94%) Spring
8 1 (2.94%) .NET
8 1 (2.94%) CodeIgniter
8 1 (2.94%) CakePHP
8 1 (2.94%) JSON
8 1 (2.94%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.88%) Digital Media
2 2 (5.88%) EPoS
2 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.88%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 23 (67.65%) Linux
2 9 (26.47%) Windows
3 2 (5.88%) UNIX
4 1 (2.94%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) E-Commerce
2 10 (29.41%) OOP
3 8 (23.53%) OO
4 5 (14.71%) Web Development
5 4 (11.76%) MVC
5 4 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (8.82%) DevOps
7 2 (5.88%) Line Management
7 2 (5.88%) Software Deployment
7 2 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (5.88%) Social Engineering
7 2 (5.88%) SDLC
7 2 (5.88%) API Integration
7 2 (5.88%) SEO
7 2 (5.88%) Information Security
7 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (5.88%) Performance Management
7 2 (5.88%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 22 (64.71%) JavaScript
2 12 (35.29%) Perl
3 8 (23.53%) SQL
3 8 (23.53%) Java
3 8 (23.53%) Python
4 5 (14.71%) C++
5 3 (8.82%) C#
5 3 (8.82%) VBScript
5 3 (8.82%) PHP5
5 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.88%) Ruby
6 2 (5.88%) C
7 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.94%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) Linux+ Certification
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) vSphere
1 3 (8.82%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Puppet
2 2 (5.88%) Nessus
2 2 (5.88%) Nmap
3 1 (2.94%) LiteSpeed
3 1 (2.94%) cPanel
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Zend
2 3 (8.82%) VMware
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (2.94%) Twitter
Worcestershire
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Evesham, Worcestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago