Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
Devon > Plymouth
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 18 23
Rank change year-on-year +7 +5 -4
Permanent jobs citing PHP 23 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 14.56% 10.58% 7.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.27% 14.67% 9.46%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 7
Plymouth median annual salary £30,500 £29,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.17% +20.83% -40.00%
10th Percentile £24,250 £19,750 £20,450
90th Percentile £49,125 £43,750 £40,500
Devon median annual salary £36,000 £36,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year - +20.00% -14.29%

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 91 75 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 57.59% 72.12% 77.89%
Number of salaries quoted 66 67 72
Plymouth median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.38% -7.80%
10th Percentile £24,250 £26,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £51,250 £53,125
Devon median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -2.78%

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 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for PHP in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 14 (60.87%) Linux
2 13 (56.52%) HTML
3 12 (52.17%) CSS
4 11 (47.83%) MySQL
4 11 (47.83%) SQL
5 10 (43.48%) Computer Science
5 10 (43.48%) C#
5 10 (43.48%) C++
6 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
6 8 (34.78%) Degree
6 8 (34.78%) Git (software)
7 7 (30.43%) Test Scripting
7 7 (30.43%) JIRA
7 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (30.43%) Waterfall
7 7 (30.43%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (26.09%) Prototyping
8 6 (26.09%) HTML5
8 6 (26.09%) CSS3
8 6 (26.09%) Apache
8 6 (26.09%) Python
8 6 (26.09%) LAMP
8 6 (26.09%) MVC
8 6 (26.09%) .NET
8 6 (26.09%) Web Development
9 5 (21.74%) Software Testing
9 5 (21.74%) JSON
9 5 (21.74%) Android
9 5 (21.74%) C
9 5 (21.74%) XML

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 6 (26.09%) Apache
2 3 (13.04%) Confluence
3 2 (8.70%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) SMS
2 1 (4.35%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) MySQL
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.35%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Git (software)
2 7 (30.43%) JIRA
3 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.35%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (4.35%) Advertising
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Developer
2 11 (47.83%) PHP Developer
3 7 (30.43%) Software Developer
3 7 (30.43%) Software Tester
3 7 (30.43%) Tester
4 4 (17.39%) C# Developer
4 4 (17.39%) C# Software Developer
4 4 (17.39%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Software Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Angular Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Automation Tester
6 2 (8.70%) C Developer
6 2 (8.70%) C/C++ Developer
6 2 (8.70%) C/C++ Software Developer
6 2 (8.70%) C++ Software Developer
6 2 (8.70%) C++/C# Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Developer in Test
6 2 (8.70%) MySQL Developer
6 2 (8.70%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (56.52%) HTML
2 12 (52.17%) CSS
3 6 (26.09%) .NET
3 6 (26.09%) CSS3
3 6 (26.09%) HTML5
3 6 (26.09%) LAMP
4 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
4 5 (21.74%) JSON
4 5 (21.74%) Laravel
4 5 (21.74%) XML
5 3 (13.04%) Ext JS
5 3 (13.04%) Qt
6 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
6 2 (8.70%) React
7 1 (4.35%) Celery
7 1 (4.35%) Django
7 1 (4.35%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.04%) Algorithms
2 3 (13.04%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.35%) NHS
3 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Linux
2 5 (21.74%) Android
2 5 (21.74%) Apple iOS
3 3 (13.04%) Unix
3 3 (13.04%) Windows
4 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (30.43%) Problem-Solving
1 7 (30.43%) Test Scripting
1 7 (30.43%) Waterfall
2 6 (26.09%) MVC
2 6 (26.09%) Prototyping
2 6 (26.09%) Web Development
3 5 (21.74%) Acceptance Criteria
3 5 (21.74%) Software Testing
3 5 (21.74%) User Stories
4 4 (17.39%) SDLC
5 3 (13.04%) Mathematics
5 3 (13.04%) Physics
5 3 (13.04%) Project Management
6 2 (8.70%) Data Modelling
6 2 (8.70%) OO
6 2 (8.70%) RUP
6 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
6 2 (8.70%) Unified Process
6 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) SQL
2 10 (43.48%) C#
2 10 (43.48%) C++
3 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
4 6 (26.09%) Python
5 5 (21.74%) C
6 3 (13.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) ISEB
2 2 (8.70%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Sencha