Period
to 25 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Plymouth 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 25 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
Devon > Plymouth
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 9 30
Rank change year-on-year -2 +21 -11
Permanent jobs citing PHP 24 25 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 17.02% 22.73% 5.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.77% 29.07% 6.50%
Number of salaries quoted 21 23 8
Plymouth median annual salary £32,500 £29,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.07% +26.09% -2.13%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,000 £21,050
90th Percentile £48,750 £43,750 £29,900
Devon median annual salary £34,000 £32,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year +4.62% +18.18% -6.78%

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 Plymouth with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Plymouth
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 78 86 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 55.32% 78.18% 86.62%
Number of salaries quoted 63 79 99
Plymouth median annual salary £34,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.86% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £22,850 £23,500 £19,600
90th Percentile £48,750 £53,750 £37,750
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% -3.70%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Plymouth

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Plymouth

PHP
Salary Trend in Plymouth

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

Salary trend for PHP in Plymouth

PHP
Salary Histogram in Plymouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in Plymouth over the 6 months to 25 April 2018.

Salary histogram for PHP in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Plymouth region with a requirement for PHP.

1 19 (79.17%) JavaScript
2 17 (70.83%) C#
2 17 (70.83%) C++
3 14 (58.33%) SQL
3 14 (58.33%) SMS
3 14 (58.33%) JIRA
3 14 (58.33%) Git (software)
4 12 (50.00%) HTML
4 12 (50.00%) CSS
4 12 (50.00%) SDLC
5 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (41.67%) Waterfall
6 9 (37.50%) Test Scripting
7 7 (29.17%) Data Modelling
7 7 (29.17%) MVC
7 7 (29.17%) Python
7 7 (29.17%) ISEB
7 7 (29.17%) XML
7 7 (29.17%) OO
7 7 (29.17%) Java
7 7 (29.17%) C
7 7 (29.17%) MySQL
7 7 (29.17%) Test Automation
7 7 (29.17%) Confluence
7 7 (29.17%) Laravel
7 7 (29.17%) OpenStack
7 7 (29.17%) AngularJS
7 7 (29.17%) Jenkins
7 7 (29.17%) JSON
7 7 (29.17%) ISTQB

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Plymouth 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 7 (29.17%) Confluence
1 7 (29.17%) OpenStack
2 2 (8.33%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 14 (58.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (58.33%) Git (software)
1 14 (58.33%) JIRA
2 7 (29.17%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (79.17%) Developer
2 14 (58.33%) Software Developer
3 11 (45.83%) PHP Developer
4 9 (37.50%) Software Tester
4 9 (37.50%) Tester
5 7 (29.17%) Angular Developer
5 7 (29.17%) Automation Tester
5 7 (29.17%) C# Developer
5 7 (29.17%) C# Software Developer
5 7 (29.17%) Developer in Test
5 7 (29.17%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (29.17%) React Developer
5 7 (29.17%) Test Automation Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Software Manager
6 3 (12.50%) Web Developer
7 2 (8.33%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) CSS
1 12 (50.00%) HTML
2 7 (29.17%) AngularJS
2 7 (29.17%) JSON
2 7 (29.17%) Laravel
2 7 (29.17%) React
2 7 (29.17%) XML
3 3 (12.50%) .NET
4 2 (8.33%) HTML5
4 2 (8.33%) LAMP
5 1 (4.17%) jQuery
5 1 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Android
2 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
2 2 (8.33%) Unix
2 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) SDLC
2 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (41.67%) Waterfall
3 9 (37.50%) Test Scripting
4 7 (29.17%) Data Modelling
4 7 (29.17%) MVC
4 7 (29.17%) OO
4 7 (29.17%) Test Automation
4 7 (29.17%) Unit Testing
5 5 (20.83%) Web Development
6 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 3 (12.50%) Mathematics
6 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 3 (12.50%) Physics
6 3 (12.50%) Project Management
6 3 (12.50%) RUP
6 3 (12.50%) Unified Process
7 2 (8.33%) Acceptance Criteria
7 2 (8.33%) Software Testing
7 2 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 19 (79.17%) JavaScript
2 17 (70.83%) C#
2 17 (70.83%) C++
3 14 (58.33%) SQL
4 7 (29.17%) C
4 7 (29.17%) Java
4 7 (29.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) ISEB
1 7 (29.17%) ISTQB
2 5 (20.83%) Degree