Period
to 16 January 2018

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 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 34 37
Rank change year-on-year -5 +3 +10
Permanent jobs citing PHP 30 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 6.47% 3.52% 2.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.49% 6.81% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 5
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £32,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -8.57% +45.83%
10th Percentile £12,500 £28,250 £25,700
90th Percentile £47,350 £42,500 £42,000
UK median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 316 191 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 68.10% 51.76% 68.69%
Number of salaries quoted 210 157 115
Northern Ireland median annual salary £38,250 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% -6.25% +4.58%
10th Percentile £21,750 £26,650 £27,050
90th Percentile £52,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

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 6 months to 16 January 2018.

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 6 months to 16 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim -6 30 £40,000 +25.00% 4
PHP
UK

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 18 (60.00%) Open Source
2 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (53.33%) Oracle
3 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
4 14 (46.67%) Python
4 14 (46.67%) .NET
4 14 (46.67%) Ruby
4 14 (46.67%) Software Architecture
4 14 (46.67%) Puppet
4 14 (46.67%) Node.js
4 14 (46.67%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (46.67%) AngularJS
4 14 (46.67%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (46.67%) DevOps
5 12 (40.00%) User Experience
5 12 (40.00%) Docker
5 12 (40.00%) Jenkins
5 12 (40.00%) Microservices
5 12 (40.00%) GitLab
5 12 (40.00%) Kubernetes
5 12 (40.00%) iPaaS
5 12 (40.00%) SDLC
5 12 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 12 (40.00%) Bitbucket
5 12 (40.00%) ArchiMate
5 12 (40.00%) SaaS
5 12 (40.00%) PaaS
5 12 (40.00%) Open Source Development
5 12 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 12 (40.00%) SharePoint Server

PHP
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 12 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
1 12 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 12 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 12 (40.00%) SharePoint Server
2 5 (16.67%) WordPress
3 1 (3.33%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 12 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (13.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (46.67%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (40.00%) iPaaS
2 12 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (40.00%) PaaS
2 12 (40.00%) SaaS
3 1 (3.33%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (40.00%) Bitbucket
1 12 (40.00%) GitLab
1 12 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.33%) Grunt
2 1 (3.33%) gulp
General
1 12 (40.00%) Finance
1 12 (40.00%) Legal
2 2 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Architect
1 14 (46.67%) Developer
1 14 (46.67%) Technical Architect
2 5 (16.67%) PHP Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Applications Developer
3 4 (13.33%) PHP Web Applications Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Senior Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Software Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Web Applications Developer
4 2 (6.67%) .NET Developer
4 2 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Java Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Java Software Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (6.67%) Unix Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (46.67%) .NET
1 14 (46.67%) AngularJS
1 14 (46.67%) Node.js
2 7 (23.33%) Laravel
3 6 (20.00%) CSS
3 6 (20.00%) HTML
3 6 (20.00%) LAMP
4 2 (6.67%) HTML5
4 2 (6.67%) React
4 2 (6.67%) Web Services
5 1 (3.33%) Backbone.js
5 1 (3.33%) CSS3
5 1 (3.33%) jQuery
5 1 (3.33%) JSON
5 1 (3.33%) REST
5 1 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) User Experience
2 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Linux
1 2 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Open Source
2 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (46.67%) DevOps
3 14 (46.67%) Software Architecture
4 12 (40.00%) ArchiMate
4 12 (40.00%) CRM
4 12 (40.00%) Data Migration
4 12 (40.00%) Data Security
4 12 (40.00%) Kanban
4 12 (40.00%) Microservices
4 12 (40.00%) Migration
4 12 (40.00%) Open Source Development
4 12 (40.00%) Scrum
4 12 (40.00%) SDLC
4 12 (40.00%) SOA
4 12 (40.00%) UML
5 4 (13.33%) Customer Engagement
5 4 (13.33%) OO
5 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 4 (13.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) Python
1 14 (46.67%) Ruby
2 10 (33.33%) Perl
3 9 (30.00%) C#
3 9 (30.00%) Java
4 6 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (13.33%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (40.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (46.67%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (46.67%) Puppet
2 12 (40.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
1 16 (53.33%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) Google
2 4 (13.33%) IBM
3 1 (3.33%) Capita