Period
to 7 August 2020

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 7 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 50 52 56
Rank change year-on-year +2 +4 -12
Permanent jobs citing PHP 4 22 3
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 1.10% 3.56% 0.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.65% 5.70% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 26 3
Median annual salary - £42,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -19.05% +32.91%
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 242 386 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 66.48% 62.46% 65.93%
Number of salaries quoted 86 263 208
Median annual salary £45,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.06% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £29,000 £25,000 £24,925
90th Percentile £60,000 £69,750 £62,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Northern Ireland

PHP
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PHP in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend 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 7 August 2020. 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 +7 4 - -
PHP
UK

For the 6 months to 7 August 2020, 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for PHP.

1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) Node.js
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (50.00%) Docker
3 2 (50.00%) DevOps
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (50.00%) Machine Learning
3 2 (50.00%) Sass
3 2 (50.00%) Time Management
3 2 (50.00%) Android
3 2 (50.00%) AWS
3 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (50.00%) Game Development
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) Games
3 2 (50.00%) Spring
3 2 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (25.00%) MySQL
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) SOAP
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) OO

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Lead Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) Node.js
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) Sass
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) React
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Android
1 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
1 2 (50.00%) Game Development
1 2 (50.00%) Machine Learning
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) OO PHP
2 1 (25.00%) People Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Docker