Period
to 25 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for PHP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PHP over the 6 months to 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 42 50
Rank change year-on-year +29 +8 +8
Permanent jobs citing PHP 17 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 9.09% 3.58% 3.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.29% 8.21% 7.01%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 12
Bedford median annual salary £31,250 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% -14.29% +27.27%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,500 £30,250
90th Percentile £40,000 £50,000 £42,250
Bedfordshire median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% -33.33% +50.00%

PHP is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Bedford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 73 134 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 39.04% 43.65% 47.24%
Number of salaries quoted 63 127 197
Bedford median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -8.05% -3.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £53,000 £55,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £45,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.21% +5.56% -

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings citing PHP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Bedford

PHP
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP in Bedford.

Salary trend for PHP in Bedford

PHP
Salary Histogram in Bedford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in Bedford over the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

Salary histogram for PHP in Bedford

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for PHP.

1 14 (82.35%) HTML
1 14 (82.35%) JavaScript
1 14 (82.35%) MySQL
2 10 (58.82%) CSS
3 9 (52.94%) Web Development
4 8 (47.06%) WordPress
5 7 (41.18%) Laravel
5 7 (41.18%) Linux
6 5 (29.41%) SQL
6 5 (29.41%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (23.53%) VB
7 4 (23.53%) XML
7 4 (23.53%) Web Design
7 4 (23.53%) Ajax
8 3 (17.65%) jQuery
9 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
9 2 (11.76%) SaaS
9 2 (11.76%) Firewall
9 2 (11.76%) Back Office
9 2 (11.76%) Mobile Development
9 2 (11.76%) Server Building
10 1 (5.88%) gulp
10 1 (5.88%) Vue (Vue.js)
10 1 (5.88%) React
10 1 (5.88%) Sass
10 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (5.88%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (5.88%) MVC
10 1 (5.88%) Advertising

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (47.06%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (82.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) gulp
General
1 2 (11.76%) Back Office
2 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
1 15 (88.24%) PHP Developer
2 7 (41.18%) PHP Web Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Web Developer
3 5 (29.41%) PHP WordPress Developer
3 5 (29.41%) WordPress Developer
4 4 (23.53%) PHP Laravel Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) IT Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) IT Support
5 2 (11.76%) Support Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Digital Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Graduate
6 1 (5.88%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Graduate PHP Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Graduate Web Developer
6 1 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (5.88%) MySQL Developer
6 1 (5.88%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (82.35%) HTML
2 10 (58.82%) CSS
3 7 (41.18%) Laravel
4 4 (23.53%) Ajax
4 4 (23.53%) XML
5 3 (17.65%) jQuery
6 1 (5.88%) HTML5
6 1 (5.88%) LAMP
6 1 (5.88%) React
6 1 (5.88%) Sass
6 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (5.88%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.88%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Web Development
2 5 (29.41%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (23.53%) Web Design
4 2 (11.76%) Mobile Development
4 2 (11.76%) Server Building
5 1 (5.88%) MVC
5 1 (5.88%) Process Improvement
5 1 (5.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) JavaScript
2 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 4 (23.53%) VB
4 1 (5.88%) Java