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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 25 20 19
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing PHP 21 31 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 8.20% 12.11% 10.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.93% 17.32% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 20 30 23
Average salary £30,000 £28,750 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -7.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,799 £21,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,050 £36,050 £40,000
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
176 179 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 68.75% 69.92% 62.88%
Number of salaries quoted 173 158 127
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 - 10 £33,750 - 1
Redditch -16 2 £24,000 -7.69%
Evesham - 2 £30,000 - 1
Kidderminster -4 1 £37,000 +34.54% 1
PHP
West Midlands

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 25 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 24 (68.57%) MySQL
2 24 (68.57%) HTML
2 24 (68.57%) CSS
3 22 (62.86%) jQuery
4 21 (60.00%) Linux
5 17 (48.57%) E-Commerce
6 13 (37.14%) HTML5
6 13 (37.14%) CSS3
7 10 (28.57%) MVC
8 9 (25.71%) OO
8 9 (25.71%) Web Development
8 9 (25.71%) Responsive Web Design
9 8 (22.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (22.86%) OOP
9 8 (22.86%) SQL
10 7 (20.00%) Perl
10 7 (20.00%) Ajax
11 6 (17.14%) Python
11 6 (17.14%) WordPress
11 6 (17.14%) Windows
11 6 (17.14%) Apache
11 6 (17.14%) CMS
12 5 (14.29%) LAMP
12 5 (14.29%) Git (software)
12 5 (14.29%) Zend
12 5 (14.29%) Web Design
13 4 (11.43%) Degree
13 4 (11.43%) Symfony
13 4 (11.43%) Magento

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 6 (17.14%) Apache
1 6 (17.14%) CMS
1 6 (17.14%) WordPress
2 1 (2.86%) Node.js
2 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Internet
1 2 (5.71%) Wireless
1 2 (5.71%) Network Security
2 1 (2.86%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (68.57%) MySQL
2 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.71%) Subversion
2 2 (5.71%) Metasploit
3 1 (2.86%) Grunt
3 1 (2.86%) JUnit
General
1 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (77.14%) Developer
2 16 (45.71%) Web Developer
3 11 (31.43%) PHP Developer
4 6 (17.14%) PHP Web Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
6 4 (11.43%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 2 (5.71%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (5.71%) MySQL Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Administrator
7 2 (5.71%) Team Leader
7 2 (5.71%) Website Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Junior Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Junior
8 1 (2.86%) Senior PHP Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Senior MySQL Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (68.57%) HTML
1 24 (68.57%) CSS
2 22 (62.86%) jQuery
3 13 (37.14%) HTML5
3 13 (37.14%) CSS3
4 8 (22.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 7 (20.00%) Ajax
6 5 (14.29%) LAMP
7 4 (11.43%) Laravel
7 4 (11.43%) Symfony
7 4 (11.43%) Sass
8 3 (8.57%) Django
8 3 (8.57%) CodeIgniter
8 3 (8.57%) SQLAlchemy
9 2 (5.71%) CakePHP
9 2 (5.71%) Yii
9 2 (5.71%) Web Services
9 2 (5.71%) AngularJS
10 1 (2.86%) LESS
10 1 (2.86%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.71%) Mathematics
2 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (60.00%) Linux
2 6 (17.14%) Windows
3 3 (8.57%) Debian
3 3 (8.57%) Ubuntu
4 2 (5.71%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) E-Commerce
2 10 (28.57%) MVC
3 9 (25.71%) OO
3 9 (25.71%) Web Development
3 9 (25.71%) Responsive Web Design
4 8 (22.86%) OOP
5 5 (14.29%) Web Design
6 3 (8.57%) API Integration
7 2 (5.71%) Web Accessibility
7 2 (5.71%) Social Engineering
7 2 (5.71%) Line Management
7 2 (5.71%) Information Security
7 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.71%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.71%) Project Management
8 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.86%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.86%) API Design
Programming Languages
1 25 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 8 (22.86%) SQL
3 7 (20.00%) Perl
4 6 (17.14%) Python
5 3 (8.57%) PHP5
5 3 (8.57%) Java
6 2 (5.71%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.71%) Ruby
6 2 (5.71%) C
6 2 (5.71%) C++
7 1 (2.86%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Dovecot
1 2 (5.71%) Corosync
1 2 (5.71%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Nessus
1 2 (5.71%) Nmap
1 2 (5.71%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Zend
2 2 (5.71%) NetApp
3 1 (2.86%) Akamai
3 1 (2.86%) Twitter
Evesham, Worcestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Kidderminster, Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago