The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 32 40 39
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Permanent jobs citing PHP 12 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 4.96% 1.58% 3.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.60% 2.80% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 8
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £55,750
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
PHP
London

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

Programming Languages Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
125 107 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 51.65% 56.32% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 116 89 117
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

PHP
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

PHP Salary Trend in Croydon

PHP
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

PHP Salary Histogram in Croydon

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Croydon region with a requirement for PHP.

1 13 (76.47%) MySQL
2 11 (64.71%) CSS
2 11 (64.71%) HTML
3 8 (47.06%) Marketing
3 8 (47.06%) Linux
4 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 6 (35.29%) jQuery
5 5 (29.41%) Magento
5 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
5 5 (29.41%) User Experience
6 4 (23.53%) nginx
6 4 (23.53%) Front End Development
6 4 (23.53%) LEMP Stack
6 4 (23.53%) Apache
6 4 (23.53%) LAMP
7 3 (17.65%) Advertising
7 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
7 3 (17.65%) Cacti
7 3 (17.65%) CentOS
7 3 (17.65%) Online Marketing
7 3 (17.65%) Asterisk PBX
7 3 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (17.65%) Debian
7 3 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
7 3 (17.65%) SMTP
7 3 (17.65%) DNS
7 3 (17.65%) Internet
7 3 (17.65%) Nagios
7 3 (17.65%) OO

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 4 (23.53%) Apache
1 4 (23.53%) nginx
2 2 (11.76%) Drupal
2 2 (11.76%) WordPress
3 1 (5.88%) CMS
Business Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) GitHub
2 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Asterisk PBX
1 3 (17.65%) DNS
1 3 (17.65%) Internet
1 3 (17.65%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (76.47%) MySQL
2 3 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (5.88%) Big Data
3 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.88%) Grunt
3 1 (5.88%) gulp
General
1 8 (47.06%) Marketing
2 3 (17.65%) Advertising
3 2 (11.76%) Finance
4 1 (5.88%) Law
4 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Developer
2 9 (52.94%) PHP Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Junior
4 4 (23.53%) Administrator
4 4 (23.53%) Digital Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (23.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (23.53%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (17.65%) Junior Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Junior PHP Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Unix Administrator
5 3 (17.65%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (17.65%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 2 (11.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (11.76%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (11.76%) HTML Developer
6 2 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Magento Developer
6 2 (11.76%) PHP Magento Developer
6 2 (11.76%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) CSS
1 11 (64.71%) HTML
2 6 (35.29%) jQuery
3 4 (23.53%) LAMP
3 4 (23.53%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (17.65%) LAPP Stack
4 3 (17.65%) XML
5 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
5 2 (11.76%) Laravel
5 2 (11.76%) Zend Framework
6 1 (5.88%) Ajax
6 1 (5.88%) Backbone.js
6 1 (5.88%) CSS3
6 1 (5.88%) Ember.js
6 1 (5.88%) HTML5
6 1 (5.88%) Meteor
6 1 (5.88%) Node.js
6 1 (5.88%) React
6 1 (5.88%) REST
6 1 (5.88%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) User Experience
2 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 3 (17.65%) Digital Media
2 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) CentOS
2 3 (17.65%) Debian
2 3 (17.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Front End Development
2 3 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (17.65%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (17.65%) Online Marketing
2 3 (17.65%) OO
2 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
2 3 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) DevOps
3 2 (11.76%) OO PHP
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) Coaching
4 1 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (5.88%) CRM
4 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.88%) Line Management
4 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (5.88%) Web Operations
4 1 (5.88%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) FreeRADIUS
2 1 (5.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Cacti
1 3 (17.65%) Nagios
2 2 (11.76%) Ansible
2 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (11.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Zend
2 1 (5.88%) Rackspace
2 1 (5.88%) VMware