The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 29 27 24
Rank change year-on-year -2 -3  
Permanent jobs citing PHP 12 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 4.32% 3.91% 2.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.22% 6.41% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 3
Median salary £39,500 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.33% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £36,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £67,500 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +2.85%  

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 146 78 69
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 52.52% 60.94% 66.99%
Number of salaries quoted 120 59 51
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £28,350
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland

PHP
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for PHP in Northern Ireland

PHP
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in Northern Ireland over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP in Northern Ireland

PHP
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim 0 12 £39,500 +5.33% 1
PHP
UK

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for PHP.

1 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
1 7 (43.75%) MySQL
2 6 (37.50%) jQuery
2 6 (37.50%) Node.js
2 6 (37.50%) AngularJS
2 6 (37.50%) Express
2 6 (37.50%) gulp
2 6 (37.50%) Front End Development
2 6 (37.50%) Phabricator
2 6 (37.50%) React
2 6 (37.50%) webpack
2 6 (37.50%) Cyber Intelligence
3 5 (31.25%) SDLC
3 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
3 5 (31.25%) Advertising
4 4 (25.00%) LAMP
4 4 (25.00%) Scrum
4 4 (25.00%) Java
4 4 (25.00%) OOP
4 4 (25.00%) OO
4 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) C++
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) TDD
4 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (25.00%) Kanban
4 4 (25.00%) GitHub
4 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (25.00%) Docker

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) MySQL
2 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) gulp
1 6 (37.50%) Phabricator
1 6 (37.50%) webpack
General
1 5 (31.25%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Back Office
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (56.25%) Software Developer
3 8 (50.00%) PHP Developer
4 6 (37.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (31.25%) Lead Developer
5 5 (31.25%) Lead Software Developer
6 4 (25.00%) C++ Developer
6 4 (25.00%) C++ Software Developer
6 4 (25.00%) C++/Java Developer
6 4 (25.00%) Java Developer
6 4 (25.00%) Java Software Developer
6 4 (25.00%) Lead PHP Developer
6 4 (25.00%) Senior C++ Developer
6 4 (25.00%) Senior Developer
6 4 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (25.00%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 4 (25.00%) Senior PHP Developer
6 4 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (6.25%) NetSuite Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) AngularJS
1 6 (37.50%) Express
1 6 (37.50%) jQuery
1 6 (37.50%) Node.js
1 6 (37.50%) React
2 4 (25.00%) LAMP
3 1 (6.25%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Cyber Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) Front End Development
2 5 (31.25%) SDLC
2 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (25.00%) Kanban
3 4 (25.00%) OO
3 4 (25.00%) OOP
3 4 (25.00%) Programmatic Advertising
3 4 (25.00%) Scrum
3 4 (25.00%) TDD
3 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.25%) CRM
4 1 (6.25%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
2 4 (25.00%) C++
2 4 (25.00%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Docker
Belfast
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago