The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 111 42 64
Rank change year-on-year
-69 +22
Permanent jobs citing PHP 123 329 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.11% 5.56% 4.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.17% 12.77% 8.91%
Number of salaries quoted 112 299 223
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £65,000 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
PHP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1993 2576 2560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 34.24% 43.50% 46.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1597 2058 2255
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

PHP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

PHP Salary Trend in Berkshire

PHP
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Berkshire

PHP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -52 44 £48,750 +30.00% 11
Slough -12 39 £39,250 -7.64% 2
Maidenhead -18 14 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Windsor -17 10 £34,500 -13.75%
Newbury +1 9 £27,500 -38.88% 2
Bracknell -17 4 £40,000 +25.00%
Hungerford - 1 £25,000 -
Wokingham - 1 £21,500 - 1
PHP
South East

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing PHP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PHP.

1 205 (63.66%) HTML
2 180 (55.90%) JavaScript
3 151 (46.89%) CSS
4 126 (39.13%) MySQL
5 125 (38.82%) Linux
6 100 (31.06%) LAMP
7 92 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
8 91 (28.26%) HTML5
9 90 (27.95%) jQuery
10 84 (26.09%) Java
11 81 (25.16%) SQL
12 71 (22.05%) .NET
12 71 (22.05%) XML
13 67 (20.81%) C#
13 67 (20.81%) Ajax
14 66 (20.50%) Apache
15 65 (20.19%) MVC
16 61 (18.94%) Subversion
17 57 (17.70%) Git (software)
18 54 (16.77%) Drupal
18 54 (16.77%) CSS3
19 53 (16.46%) Windows
20 50 (15.53%) SQL Server
20 50 (15.53%) Red Hat
21 49 (15.22%) Web Development
22 48 (14.91%) JSP
23 43 (13.35%) Jenkins
24 41 (12.73%) Software Engineering
25 40 (12.42%) Ruby
25 40 (12.42%) PHP5

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing PHP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PHP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 66 (20.50%) Apache
2 54 (16.77%) Drupal
3 36 (11.18%) WordPress
4 35 (10.87%) CMS
5 27 (8.39%) IIS
6 21 (6.52%) WebLogic
7 17 (5.28%) WebSphere
7 17 (5.28%) Joomla!
7 17 (5.28%) Tomcat
8 14 (4.35%) JBoss
9 10 (3.11%) IBM HTTP Server
9 10 (3.11%) Node.js
10 8 (2.48%) Umbraco
11 7 (2.17%) nginx
12 6 (1.86%) Alfresco
13 4 (1.24%) concrete5
14 3 (0.93%) Apache Solr
15 2 (0.62%) ExpressionEngine
15 2 (0.62%) Sitefinity
15 2 (0.62%) Plone
Applications
1 18 (5.59%) Photoshop
2 13 (4.04%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.55%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.86%) Magento
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.35%) SaaS
2 12 (3.73%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.86%) GitHub
4 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.31%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.21%) HTTP
2 19 (5.90%) Firewall
3 16 (4.97%) DNS
4 13 (4.04%) TCP/IP
5 9 (2.80%) FTP
6 8 (2.48%) SSL
6 8 (2.48%) Internet
7 5 (1.55%) Broadband
7 5 (1.55%) LAN
7 5 (1.55%) WAN
8 3 (0.93%) ICMP
9 2 (0.62%) Telnet
9 2 (0.62%) VRRP
9 2 (0.62%) OSPF
9 2 (0.62%) BGP
9 2 (0.62%) IPv4
9 2 (0.62%) IPv6
9 2 (0.62%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.62%) LDAP
9 2 (0.62%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (39.13%) MySQL
2 50 (15.53%) SQL Server
3 17 (5.28%) Relational Database
4 14 (4.35%) NoSQL
5 12 (3.73%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (3.42%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (3.11%) RDBMS
8 9 (2.80%) SQLite
9 8 (2.48%) MongoDB
10 5 (1.55%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (0.93%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.62%) QlikView
12 2 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.62%) MS Access
12 2 (0.62%) Big Data
13 1 (0.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 61 (18.94%) Subversion
2 57 (17.70%) Git (software)
3 43 (13.35%) Jenkins
4 21 (6.52%) Maven
5 18 (5.59%) PHPUnit
6 15 (4.66%) Selenium
7 14 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
8 12 (3.73%) Hudson
9 9 (2.80%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (2.17%) Ant
10 7 (2.17%) Cucumber
11 6 (1.86%) Visual Studio
12 5 (1.55%) Dreamweaver
12 5 (1.55%) Eclipse
12 5 (1.55%) Xcode
13 4 (1.24%) Grunt
14 3 (0.93%) JIRA
14 3 (0.93%) JUnit
15 2 (0.62%) InstallShield
15 2 (0.62%) Mercurial
General
1 38 (11.80%) Finance
2 30 (9.32%) Telecoms
3 26 (8.07%) Banking
4 25 (7.76%) Marketing
5 11 (3.42%) Publishing
6 6 (1.86%) Retail
7 3 (0.93%) Games
7 3 (0.93%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.93%) Advertising
8 2 (0.62%) Legal
9 1 (0.31%) Electronics
9 1 (0.31%) French Language
Job Titles
1 189 (58.70%) Developer
2 81 (25.16%) Web Developer
3 80 (24.84%) PHP Developer
4 32 (9.94%) Senior Developer
5 22 (6.83%) Software Engineer
6 21 (6.52%) Front-End Developer
7 20 (6.21%) Tester
8 18 (5.59%) Software Developer
9 17 (5.28%) Junior
9 17 (5.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 17 (5.28%) PHP Web Developer
9 17 (5.28%) Senior PHP Developer
10 16 (4.97%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 16 (4.97%) Programmer
11 15 (4.66%) Graduate
11 15 (4.66%) Junior Developer
11 15 (4.66%) PHP Programmer
12 14 (4.35%) .NET Developer
12 14 (4.35%) Analyst
12 14 (4.35%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 205 (63.66%) HTML
2 151 (46.89%) CSS
3 100 (31.06%) LAMP
4 91 (28.26%) HTML5
5 90 (27.95%) jQuery
6 71 (22.05%) .NET
6 71 (22.05%) XML
7 67 (20.81%) Ajax
8 54 (16.77%) CSS3
9 48 (14.91%) JSP
10 38 (11.80%) Web Services
11 32 (9.94%) XHTML
12 27 (8.39%) ASP.NET
12 27 (8.39%) Symfony
13 24 (7.45%) Flash
14 23 (7.14%) JSON
14 23 (7.14%) REST
15 20 (6.21%) DOM
16 19 (5.90%) Sass
17 17 (5.28%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 30 (9.32%) Open Source
2 20 (6.21%) Mobile App
2 20 (6.21%) User Experience
3 19 (5.90%) Animation
4 13 (4.04%) Computer Science
5 12 (3.73%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (3.11%) Blackberry
7 8 (2.48%) Client/Server
7 8 (2.48%) W3C
7 8 (2.48%) iPhone
7 8 (2.48%) Mobile Computing
8 6 (1.86%) Xbox
8 6 (1.86%) iDTV
9 4 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.62%) Graphic Design
10 2 (0.62%) Blog
10 2 (0.62%) Social Media
10 2 (0.62%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.62%) Home Automation
11 1 (0.31%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 125 (38.82%) Linux
2 53 (16.46%) Windows
3 39 (12.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 29 (9.01%) UNIX
5 14 (4.35%) CentOS
5 14 (4.35%) Ubuntu
5 14 (4.35%) Android
6 13 (4.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (4.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (3.73%) Apple iOS
8 9 (2.80%) Debian
9 4 (1.24%) SUSE
10 2 (0.62%) OpenBSD
10 2 (0.62%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.31%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (20.19%) MVC
3 49 (15.22%) Web Development
4 41 (12.73%) Software Engineering
5 38 (11.80%) Scrum
6 34 (10.56%) Continuous Integration
7 30 (9.32%) BDD
8 29 (9.01%) OO
9 22 (6.83%) E-Commerce
9 22 (6.83%) OOP
9 22 (6.83%) TDD
10 21 (6.52%) ITIL
11 20 (6.21%) SEO
12 19 (5.90%) Mentoring
13 18 (5.59%) Web Design
13 18 (5.59%) Responsive Web Design
14 17 (5.28%) User Acceptance Testing
15 16 (4.97%) Project Management
16 15 (4.66%) Supplier Management
17 14 (4.35%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 180 (55.90%) JavaScript
2 84 (26.09%) Java
3 81 (25.16%) SQL
4 67 (20.81%) C#
5 40 (12.42%) Ruby
5 40 (12.42%) PHP5
6 39 (12.11%) Python
7 27 (8.39%) Perl
8 22 (6.83%) Bash Shell
9 20 (6.21%) PowerShell
10 19 (5.90%) ActionScript
11 16 (4.97%) C++
12 12 (3.73%) T-SQL
12 12 (3.73%) Objective-C
13 11 (3.42%) C
14 10 (3.11%) VB
14 10 (3.11%) VB.NET
15 8 (2.48%) VC++
15 8 (2.48%) Delphi
15 8 (2.48%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 32 (9.94%) Degree
2 22 (6.83%) SC Cleared
2 22 (6.83%) Security Cleared
3 13 (4.04%) ISTQB
3 13 (4.04%) ISEB
4 7 (2.17%) BC Cleared
4 7 (2.17%) CTC Cleared
4 7 (2.17%) DV Cleared
5 5 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.31%) CCNA
7 1 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.21%) QA
2 5 (1.55%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (4.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (2.17%) Hyper-V
2 7 (2.17%) Xen
3 6 (1.86%) VMware ESX
3 6 (1.86%) vSphere
4 4 (1.24%) KVM
5 2 (0.62%) Varnish
5 2 (0.62%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.31%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 13 (4.04%) Puppet
2 11 (3.42%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (3.11%) Plesk
4 7 (2.17%) Nagios
5 6 (1.86%) cPanel
6 5 (1.55%) Webmin
7 4 (1.24%) ZABBIX
8 3 (0.93%) Zenoss
9 2 (0.62%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 50 (15.53%) Red Hat
2 33 (10.25%) Microsoft
3 29 (9.01%) Zend
4 26 (8.07%) Oracle
5 25 (7.76%) VMware
6 16 (4.97%) Business Objects
7 7 (2.17%) Google
7 7 (2.17%) IBM
8 6 (1.86%) Adobe
9 5 (1.55%) Cisco
9 5 (1.55%) Imperva
9 5 (1.55%) F5
10 4 (1.24%) Apple
10 4 (1.24%) HP
11 3 (0.93%) Twitter
12 2 (0.62%) Tableau
12 2 (0.62%) Dell
12 2 (0.62%) Juniper
12 2 (0.62%) MicroStrategy
12 2 (0.62%) Cognos
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Package, International Travel
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £27,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Hudson - London
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Explore Group
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Hudson - London
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Maidenhead
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
Pro-Quest Resourcing
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
Blue Town Online
Salary: £6k bonus+£8k car allowance
Posted: 7 days ago
Slough
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago