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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 25 28 33
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs citing PHP 15 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 6.44% 6.42% 5.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.68% 10.29% 7.64%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 12
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £21,000 £16,200
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £38,500 £34,750
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
155 136 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 66.52% 62.39% 69.16%
Number of salaries quoted 142 126 147
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +3 7 £32,500 -15.58% 1
Redditch -9 6 £33,750 +25.00% 2
Bromsgrove +2 2 £57,500 +150.00%
Malvern - 2 £80,000 -
PHP
West Midlands

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 19 (67.86%) Linux
2 16 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 16 (57.14%) Perl
3 13 (46.43%) MySQL
4 12 (42.86%) Java
4 12 (42.86%) Windows
4 12 (42.86%) Python
5 11 (39.29%) SQL
6 10 (35.71%) HTML
7 9 (32.14%) Apache
7 9 (32.14%) LAMP
7 9 (32.14%) Degree
8 8 (28.57%) C++
8 8 (28.57%) CSS
9 7 (25.00%) Ant
9 7 (25.00%) VBScript
9 7 (25.00%) Tomcat
9 7 (25.00%) JBoss
9 7 (25.00%) VMware
9 7 (25.00%) CruiseControl
9 7 (25.00%) BIG-IP
9 7 (25.00%) Maven
9 7 (25.00%) PowerShell
9 7 (25.00%) jQuery
9 7 (25.00%) Mercurial
9 7 (25.00%) Puppet
9 7 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (25.00%) Hudson
9 7 (25.00%) vSphere
9 7 (25.00%) Artifactory

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (32.14%) Apache
2 7 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 7 (25.00%) JBoss
3 4 (14.29%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (3.57%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Photoshop
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 2 (7.14%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) BIG-IP
2 2 (7.14%) Network Security
2 2 (7.14%) VoIP
2 2 (7.14%) Wireless
3 1 (3.57%) SSH
3 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (46.43%) MySQL
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Ant
1 7 (25.00%) CruiseControl
1 7 (25.00%) Maven
1 7 (25.00%) Mercurial
1 7 (25.00%) Hudson
1 7 (25.00%) Artifactory
1 7 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.14%) Metasploit
3 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Retail
2 2 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Developer
2 11 (39.29%) PHP Developer
3 8 (28.57%) Web Developer
4 6 (21.43%) Junior
4 6 (21.43%) PHP Web Developer
4 6 (21.43%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 6 (21.43%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Administrator
5 4 (14.29%) Software Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Programmer
6 3 (10.71%) Junior Developer
6 3 (10.71%) DevOps Administrator
6 3 (10.71%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) PHP Programmer
6 3 (10.71%) Web Programmer
7 2 (7.14%) Team Leader
7 2 (7.14%) Junior Software Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Windows Administrator
8 1 (3.57%) Head of IT
8 1 (3.57%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) HTML
2 9 (32.14%) LAMP
3 8 (28.57%) CSS
4 7 (25.00%) jQuery
5 5 (17.86%) .NET
6 4 (14.29%) HTML5
7 2 (7.14%) CSS3
7 2 (7.14%) Ajax
7 2 (7.14%) Zend Framework
8 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
8 1 (3.57%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.71%) Digital Media
2 3 (10.71%) EPoS
3 2 (7.14%) W3C
3 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (67.86%) Linux
2 12 (42.86%) Windows
3 2 (7.14%) UNIX
4 1 (3.57%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) DevOps
2 6 (21.43%) OOP
2 6 (21.43%) E-Commerce
3 4 (14.29%) Software Deployment
4 3 (10.71%) OO
5 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (7.14%) Line Management
5 2 (7.14%) SEO
5 2 (7.14%) Information Security
5 2 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Pay per click
5 2 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Performance Management
5 2 (7.14%) Web Accessibility
5 2 (7.14%) Online Marketing
5 2 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (3.57%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 16 (57.14%) Perl
2 12 (42.86%) Java
2 12 (42.86%) Python
3 11 (39.29%) SQL
4 8 (28.57%) C++
5 7 (25.00%) VBScript
5 7 (25.00%) PowerShell
6 6 (21.43%) C#
7 4 (14.29%) PL/SQL
8 2 (7.14%) C
8 2 (7.14%) Ruby
8 2 (7.14%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) Linux+ Certification
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) vSphere
1 7 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.57%) LiteSpeed
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) Puppet
2 2 (7.14%) Nessus
2 2 (7.14%) Nmap
3 1 (3.57%) cPanel
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) VMware
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (7.14%) Zend
Redditch, Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kidderminster
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
University of Worcester
Posted: 22 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Premier IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago