Period
to 20 June 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 20 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 46 37
Rank change year-on-year -3 -9 +7
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 1.32% 2.88% 3.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.04% 4.95% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 10
Northern Ireland median annual salary £52,500 £35,750 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.85% -1.38% +11.54%
10th Percentile £43,950 £29,750 £27,075
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,625 £71,250
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

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 245 283 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 64.47% 58.23% 51.77%
Number of salaries quoted 194 223 122
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -3.85%
10th Percentile £25,075 £26,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £61,000 £59,875
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,300
% change year-on-year +5.26% +0.42% +5.11%

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 20 June 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 20 June 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 -3 5 £52,500 +31.25% 4
PHP
UK

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for PHP.

1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) Ruby
1 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) LAMP
3 2 (40.00%) Objective-C
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) Apache
3 2 (40.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Memcached
3 2 (40.00%) iPhone
3 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (40.00%) nginx
3 2 (40.00%) Open Source
3 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (40.00%) CSS3
3 2 (40.00%) Redis
3 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (40.00%) User Stories

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 2 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) nginx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
1 2 (40.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Lead Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Lead PHP Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Lead Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 3 (60.00%) LAMP
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) CSS3
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (40.00%) Memcached
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) iPhone
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Adaptive Web Design
2 2 (40.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Coaching
2 2 (40.00%) Due Diligence
2 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) OO PHP
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (40.00%) User Stories
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) OOD
3 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) Ruby
2 2 (40.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) VMware