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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 14 26 39
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +13
Permanent jobs citing PHP 34 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 13.82% 5.49% 3.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.48% 8.72% 5.04%
Number of salaries quoted 33 12 5
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +21.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £31,100 £18,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,250 £27,200
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
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
166 149 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 67.48% 62.87% 69.15%
Number of salaries quoted 153 142 130
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,400 £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 24 October 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 24 October 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 -3 17 £30,000 -7.69%
Malvern - 7 £37,500 -
Worcester - 6 £32,500 -
Bromsgrove - 3 £28,000 -
PHP
West Midlands

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 52 (85.25%) JavaScript
2 45 (73.77%) MySQL
3 42 (68.85%) HTML
4 41 (67.21%) jQuery
5 37 (60.66%) CSS
6 35 (57.38%) HTML5
7 34 (55.74%) PHP5
8 29 (47.54%) CSS3
9 23 (37.70%) SQL
10 22 (36.07%) SQL Server
11 21 (34.43%) Retail
12 20 (32.79%) E-Commerce
12 20 (32.79%) LAMP
13 19 (31.15%) MS Excel
14 17 (27.87%) W3C
15 15 (24.59%) Linux
16 14 (22.95%) Responsive Web Design
16 14 (22.95%) Web Accessibility
17 12 (19.67%) SEO
18 11 (18.03%) Mobile App
18 11 (18.03%) Mobile Application Development
18 11 (18.03%) Google
18 11 (18.03%) Pay per click
18 11 (18.03%) Algorithms
19 10 (16.39%) Zend
19 10 (16.39%) CMS
20 9 (14.75%) XHTML
20 9 (14.75%) Java
20 9 (14.75%) Ajax
21 8 (13.11%) Apache

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (16.39%) CMS
2 8 (13.11%) Apache
3 7 (11.48%) Tomcat
3 7 (11.48%) JBoss
4 6 (9.84%) GlassFish
5 5 (8.20%) Drupal
6 4 (6.56%) WordPress
7 2 (3.28%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 19 (31.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.64%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.64%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (11.48%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.48%) BIG-IP
2 6 (9.84%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (73.77%) MySQL
2 22 (36.07%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.28%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (3.28%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.28%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (11.48%) CruiseControl
1 7 (11.48%) Maven
1 7 (11.48%) Hudson
1 7 (11.48%) Jenkins
2 6 (9.84%) Ant
2 6 (9.84%) Artifactory
2 6 (9.84%) Mercurial
2 6 (9.84%) Subversion
General
1 21 (34.43%) Retail
2 4 (6.56%) Marketing
3 2 (3.28%) Publishing
4 1 (1.64%) Games
Job Titles
1 51 (83.61%) Developer
2 46 (75.41%) PHP Developer
3 27 (44.26%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 23 (37.70%) Web Developer
5 20 (32.79%) PHP Web Developer
6 9 (14.75%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 7 (11.48%) Junior
8 6 (9.84%) Web Applications Developer
8 6 (9.84%) Graduate
8 6 (9.84%) Applications Developer
9 5 (8.20%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (8.20%) Administrator
9 5 (8.20%) Junior Developer
10 4 (6.56%) Junior PHP Developer
10 4 (6.56%) PHP Programmer
10 4 (6.56%) Deployment Engineer
10 4 (6.56%) Programmer
11 3 (4.92%) LAMP Developer
11 3 (4.92%) Graduate PHP Developer
11 3 (4.92%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (68.85%) HTML
2 41 (67.21%) jQuery
3 37 (60.66%) CSS
4 35 (57.38%) HTML5
5 29 (47.54%) CSS3
6 20 (32.79%) LAMP
7 9 (14.75%) Ajax
7 9 (14.75%) XHTML
8 6 (9.84%) JavaBeans
8 6 (9.84%) SOAP
8 6 (9.84%) Zend Framework
9 1 (1.64%) CakePHP
9 1 (1.64%) Yii
9 1 (1.64%) Laravel
9 1 (1.64%) Web Services
9 1 (1.64%) XML
9 1 (1.64%) Flash
9 1 (1.64%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 17 (27.87%) W3C
2 11 (18.03%) Mobile App
2 11 (18.03%) Algorithms
3 5 (8.20%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.56%) Social Media
5 3 (4.92%) FMCG
6 2 (3.28%) Animation
7 1 (1.64%) Motion Graphics
7 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (24.59%) Linux
2 7 (11.48%) Windows
3 6 (9.84%) Android
3 6 (9.84%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.28%) CentOS
5 1 (1.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.79%) E-Commerce
2 14 (22.95%) Web Accessibility
2 14 (22.95%) Responsive Web Design
3 12 (19.67%) SEO
4 11 (18.03%) Pay per click
4 11 (18.03%) Mobile Application Development
5 8 (13.11%) MVC
6 7 (11.48%) OOP
6 7 (11.48%) OO
6 7 (11.48%) Software Deployment
6 7 (11.48%) DevOps
7 6 (9.84%) iOS Development
8 4 (6.56%) Content Management
8 4 (6.56%) CRM
9 3 (4.92%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (4.92%) Analytics
9 3 (4.92%) Web Development
10 2 (3.28%) Information Architecture
10 2 (3.28%) 3D Animation
11 1 (1.64%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 52 (85.25%) JavaScript
2 34 (55.74%) PHP5
3 23 (37.70%) SQL
4 9 (14.75%) Java
5 7 (11.48%) Python
5 7 (11.48%) VBScript
5 7 (11.48%) Perl
5 7 (11.48%) PowerShell
6 4 (6.56%) C#
7 3 (4.92%) C++
8 1 (1.64%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.64%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 3 (4.92%) Degree
2 2 (3.28%) HND
System Software
1 7 (11.48%) vSphere
1 7 (11.48%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (6.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (11.48%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (18.03%) Google
2 10 (16.39%) Zend
3 7 (11.48%) VMware
4 2 (3.28%) Oracle
4 2 (3.28%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.64%) Adobe
5 1 (1.64%) Macromedia