The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Worcestershire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 22 14 33
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +19
Permanent jobs citing PHP 26 32 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 9.77% 13.97% 4.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.61% 20.38% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 24 29 11
Average salary £28,750 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,850 £40,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Programming Languages Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
178 157 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 66.92% 68.56% 69.43%
Number of salaries quoted 159 141 162
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
PHP
West Midlands

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -2 13 £26,000 -5.45%
Worcester - 3 £32,500 - 1
Kidderminster - 2 £27,500 - 1
Bromsgrove - 1 £37,500 -
PHP
West Midlands

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 38 (92.68%) JavaScript
2 35 (85.37%) HTML
3 31 (75.61%) MySQL
3 31 (75.61%) CSS
4 30 (73.17%) jQuery
5 20 (48.78%) HTML5
6 18 (43.90%) LAMP
7 16 (39.02%) E-Commerce
8 15 (36.59%) PHP5
9 13 (31.71%) CSS3
9 13 (31.71%) SEO
10 12 (29.27%) Mobile App
10 12 (29.27%) Mobile Application Development
11 11 (26.83%) WordPress
11 11 (26.83%) CMS
11 11 (26.83%) Retail
11 11 (26.83%) XHTML
11 11 (26.83%) OOP
12 10 (24.39%) Ajax
12 10 (24.39%) Google
12 10 (24.39%) Pay per click
12 10 (24.39%) Drupal
13 9 (21.95%) Responsive Web Design
13 9 (21.95%) Content Management
13 9 (21.95%) Linux
13 9 (21.95%) MVC
13 9 (21.95%) OO
13 9 (21.95%) SQL
14 8 (19.51%) Zend
15 7 (17.07%) Android

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 11 (26.83%) WordPress
1 11 (26.83%) CMS
2 10 (24.39%) Drupal
3 7 (17.07%) Apache
4 5 (12.20%) GlassFish
5 2 (4.88%) Joomla!
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (7.32%) Fireworks
1 3 (7.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (17.07%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (75.61%) MySQL
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Subversion
2 1 (2.44%) Dreamweaver
General
1 11 (26.83%) Retail
2 7 (17.07%) Marketing
3 4 (9.76%) Manufacturing
4 3 (7.32%) Games
5 1 (2.44%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 36 (87.80%) Developer
2 32 (78.05%) PHP Developer
3 15 (36.59%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 11 (26.83%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 11 (26.83%) Web Developer
5 7 (17.07%) PHP Web Developer
6 5 (12.20%) PHP Programmer
6 5 (12.20%) Web Applications Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Programmer
6 5 (12.20%) Applications Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Graduate
6 5 (12.20%) LAMP Developer
7 4 (9.76%) WordPress Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Junior
7 4 (9.76%) Junior Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Junior PHP Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Web Designer
8 3 (7.32%) Graduate PHP Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Designer
9 2 (4.88%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (85.37%) HTML
2 31 (75.61%) CSS
3 30 (73.17%) jQuery
4 20 (48.78%) HTML5
5 18 (43.90%) LAMP
6 13 (31.71%) CSS3
7 11 (26.83%) XHTML
8 10 (24.39%) Ajax
9 5 (12.20%) JavaBeans
9 5 (12.20%) SOAP
9 5 (12.20%) Zend Framework
10 4 (9.76%) XML
11 3 (7.32%) Flash
12 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
12 1 (2.44%) ADO
12 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
12 1 (2.44%) Web Services
12 1 (2.44%) .NET
12 1 (2.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (29.27%) Mobile App
2 7 (17.07%) Social Media
3 3 (7.32%) Motion Graphics
3 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.32%) FMCG
4 2 (4.88%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Linux
2 7 (17.07%) Android
2 7 (17.07%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) E-Commerce
2 13 (31.71%) SEO
3 12 (29.27%) Mobile Application Development
4 11 (26.83%) OOP
5 10 (24.39%) Pay per click
6 9 (21.95%) Responsive Web Design
6 9 (21.95%) Content Management
6 9 (21.95%) MVC
6 9 (21.95%) OO
7 7 (17.07%) iOS Development
7 7 (17.07%) Web Development
8 5 (12.20%) Web Design
9 4 (9.76%) Analytics
9 4 (9.76%) CRM
9 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (4.88%) Customer Engagement
10 2 (4.88%) Android Development
10 2 (4.88%) B2C
11 1 (2.44%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 38 (92.68%) JavaScript
2 15 (36.59%) PHP5
3 9 (21.95%) SQL
4 4 (9.76%) C#
4 4 (9.76%) C++
5 3 (7.32%) ActionScript
5 3 (7.32%) ActionScript 3.0
6 1 (2.44%) C
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Google
2 8 (19.51%) Zend
3 3 (7.32%) Adobe
3 3 (7.32%) Macromedia
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