The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich with a requirement for PHP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
Suffolk / Ipswich
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 16 35
Rank change year-on-year -18 +19  
Permanent jobs citing PHP 9 37 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 3.98% 11.21% 7.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.18% 22.02% 11.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6 35 34
Median salary £31,250 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.71% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £59,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.28% -  

PHP is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Ipswich
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 98 168 306
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 43.36% 50.91% 63.62%
Number of salaries quoted 91 159 301
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ipswich citing PHP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Ipswich

PHP
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for PHP in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Ipswich region with a requirement for PHP.

1 12 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (66.67%) HTML
3 7 (46.67%) C#
4 6 (40.00%) Java
4 6 (40.00%) .NET
4 6 (40.00%) MySQL
4 6 (40.00%) CSS
4 6 (40.00%) LAMP
5 5 (33.33%) C++
5 5 (33.33%) C
6 4 (26.67%) Linux
7 3 (20.00%) SQL
7 3 (20.00%) Objective-C
7 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (20.00%) Web Development
7 3 (20.00%) jQuery
7 3 (20.00%) Node.js
7 3 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (20.00%) CSS3
7 3 (20.00%) Mobile Development
8 2 (13.33%) Fintech
8 2 (13.33%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (13.33%) Mockito
8 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
8 2 (13.33%) Twitter
8 2 (13.33%) CloverETL
8 2 (13.33%) Spring MVC
8 2 (13.33%) jMock
8 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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 1 (6.67%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) Linode
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) MySQL
2 2 (13.33%) CloverETL
3 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) jMock
1 2 (13.33%) JUnit
1 2 (13.33%) Mockito
General
1 2 (13.33%) Advertising
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
1 2 (13.33%) Games
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (20.00%) LAMP Developer
3 3 (20.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Graduate
4 2 (13.33%) Graduate Developer
4 2 (13.33%) JavaScript Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Junior
4 2 (13.33%) Junior Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (13.33%) PHP Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Programmer
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) C++ Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior C++ Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) HTML
2 6 (40.00%) .NET
2 6 (40.00%) CSS
2 6 (40.00%) LAMP
3 3 (20.00%) CSS3
3 3 (20.00%) jQuery
3 3 (20.00%) Node.js
3 3 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (13.33%) Hibernate
4 2 (13.33%) J2EE
4 2 (13.33%) Spring
4 2 (13.33%) Spring MVC
5 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (6.67%) Java EE
5 1 (6.67%) Laravel
5 1 (6.67%) Sass
5 1 (6.67%) SOAP
5 1 (6.67%) Struts
5 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Fintech
1 2 (13.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Unix
3 1 (6.67%) Android
3 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Mobile Development
1 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (20.00%) Web Development
2 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (13.33%) CRM
2 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (13.33%) ETL
2 2 (13.33%) MVC
2 2 (13.33%) TDD
2 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (6.67%) Android Development
3 1 (6.67%) Front End Development
3 1 (6.67%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (46.67%) C#
3 6 (40.00%) Java
4 5 (33.33%) C
4 5 (33.33%) C++
5 3 (20.00%) Objective-C
5 3 (20.00%) SQL
6 2 (13.33%) Embedded C
6 2 (13.33%) Embedded C++
7 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
7 1 (6.67%) PHP 7
7 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (13.33%) Twitter
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle