The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 48 37 19
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -18
Permanent jobs citing PHP 65 91 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.27% 6.44% 10.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.51% 9.82% 15.94%
Number of salaries quoted 52 83 171
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
PHP
Cambridgeshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
865 927 1255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 70.10% 65.65% 66.68%
Number of salaries quoted 768 829 1083
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

PHP
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

PHP Salary Trend in Cambridge

PHP
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

PHP Salary Histogram in Cambridge

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for PHP.

1 71 (78.02%) JavaScript
2 64 (70.33%) CSS
3 60 (65.93%) HTML
4 38 (41.76%) Linux
5 36 (39.56%) MySQL
6 35 (38.46%) Web Development
7 24 (26.37%) C#
7 24 (26.37%) SQL
8 23 (25.27%) jQuery
9 21 (23.08%) OO
10 20 (21.98%) .NET
11 18 (19.78%) Java
11 18 (19.78%) MVC
12 17 (18.68%) Degree
13 16 (17.58%) QA
13 16 (17.58%) Git (software)
13 16 (17.58%) DevOps
14 15 (16.48%) Python
14 15 (16.48%) XML
15 14 (15.38%) ASP.NET
15 14 (15.38%) Apache
15 14 (15.38%) CRM
15 14 (15.38%) REST
16 13 (14.29%) Perl
17 12 (13.19%) VB.NET
17 12 (13.19%) High Availability
17 12 (13.19%) AngularJS
17 12 (13.19%) NoSQL
18 11 (12.09%) HTML5
18 11 (12.09%) Agile Software Development

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 14 (15.38%) Apache
2 11 (12.09%) Drupal
3 4 (4.40%) Node.js
4 3 (3.30%) IIS
5 2 (2.20%) CMS
5 2 (2.20%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.20%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.10%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (5.49%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.30%) Fireworks
3 2 (2.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (6.59%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.89%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.40%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (4.40%) GitHub
2 4 (4.40%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.10%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.99%) HTTP
2 4 (4.40%) Wireless
3 1 (1.10%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (39.56%) MySQL
2 12 (13.19%) NoSQL
3 10 (10.99%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 4 (4.40%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (4.40%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.30%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.20%) Data Mining
6 2 (2.20%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.20%) Redis
6 2 (2.20%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (17.58%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (5.49%) Mercurial
4 3 (3.30%) Subversion
5 2 (2.20%) git-flow
5 2 (2.20%) Grunt
5 2 (2.20%) gulp
General
1 9 (9.89%) Finance
2 7 (7.69%) Games
3 4 (4.40%) Marketing
4 2 (2.20%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 77 (84.62%) Developer
2 34 (37.36%) PHP Developer
3 27 (29.67%) Web Developer
4 15 (16.48%) PHP Web Developer
5 12 (13.19%) Senior Developer
6 11 (12.09%) Cloud Developer
7 10 (10.99%) C# Developer
7 10 (10.99%) Lead C# Developer
7 10 (10.99%) Lead Developer
8 9 (9.89%) JavaScript Developer
9 8 (8.79%) HTML CSS Developer
9 8 (8.79%) HTML Developer
10 7 (7.69%) CRM Developer
10 7 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
11 6 (6.59%) Java Developer
11 6 (6.59%) MySQL Developer
11 6 (6.59%) Software Developer
12 5 (5.49%) Senior PHP Developer
13 4 (4.40%) Database Architect
13 4 (4.40%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (70.33%) CSS
2 60 (65.93%) HTML
3 23 (25.27%) jQuery
4 20 (21.98%) .NET
5 15 (16.48%) XML
6 14 (15.38%) ASP.NET
6 14 (15.38%) REST
7 12 (13.19%) AngularJS
8 11 (12.09%) Ajax
8 11 (12.09%) HTML5
8 11 (12.09%) JSON
9 10 (10.99%) .NET Framework
9 10 (10.99%) ASP.NET Web API
9 10 (10.99%) CSS3
9 10 (10.99%) Entity Framework
9 10 (10.99%) LAMP
9 10 (10.99%) Symfony
9 10 (10.99%) WCF
9 10 (10.99%) Web Services
9 10 (10.99%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.59%) Algorithms
2 5 (5.49%) Clustering
2 5 (5.49%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.49%) Replication
2 5 (5.49%) User Experience
3 4 (4.40%) Data Structures
3 4 (4.40%) Life Science
3 4 (4.40%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.30%) Cryptography
4 3 (3.30%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.20%) Biology
5 2 (2.20%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.20%) Fintech
5 2 (2.20%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.20%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 38 (41.76%) Linux
2 5 (5.49%) Windows
3 2 (2.20%) Debian
3 2 (2.20%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.10%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (38.46%) Web Development
2 21 (23.08%) OO
3 18 (19.78%) MVC
4 16 (17.58%) DevOps
5 14 (15.38%) CRM
6 12 (13.19%) High Availability
7 11 (12.09%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (10.99%) Continuous Delivery
8 10 (10.99%) User Stories
9 9 (9.89%) Front End Development
9 9 (9.89%) OOP
10 8 (8.79%) ITIL
11 7 (7.69%) Data Modelling
11 7 (7.69%) Issue Tracking
12 6 (6.59%) E-Commerce
12 6 (6.59%) Software Engineering
12 6 (6.59%) TDD
13 5 (5.49%) API Development
13 5 (5.49%) Software Architecture
13 5 (5.49%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 71 (78.02%) JavaScript
2 24 (26.37%) C#
2 24 (26.37%) SQL
3 18 (19.78%) Java
4 15 (16.48%) Python
5 13 (14.29%) Perl
6 12 (13.19%) VB.NET
7 8 (8.79%) C++
8 7 (7.69%) C
9 6 (6.59%) Ruby
10 2 (2.20%) PHP 5
11 1 (1.10%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (18.68%) Degree
2 3 (3.30%) PhD
3 1 (1.10%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (17.58%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.30%) Corosync
1 3 (3.30%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 3 (3.30%) Pacemaker
2 2 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (9.89%) Oracle
2 7 (7.69%) Google
3 5 (5.49%) Adobe
3 5 (5.49%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.40%) Rackspace
5 2 (2.20%) EPiServer
5 2 (2.20%) New Relic
5 2 (2.20%) Zend
6 1 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Salary: 30k-40k + benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Hands On Training!
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: 50-65k plus excellent benefits 25 days holiday, bank holidays + more!
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Salary: £23k per year
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Salary: to £35k DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: to £38k DoE
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