The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 56 39 31
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -8
Permanent jobs citing PHP 326 463 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.31% 5.76% 6.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.21% 11.01% 11.41%
Number of salaries quoted 290 382 473
Average salary £38,750 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
PHP
England

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

Programming Languages Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3973 4207 4433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 52.50% 52.37% 57.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3447 3617 3936
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

PHP
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

PHP Salary Trend in the East of England

PHP
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in the East of England

PHP
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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
Cambridgeshire -11 96 £40,000 - 16
Hertfordshire -31 90 £41,250 +3.12% 11
Norfolk +9 45 £24,000 -26.15% 8
Suffolk -12 43 £30,000 -20.00% 5
Essex -17 41 £37,500 -11.76% 3
Bedfordshire -2 13 £35,000 -30.00% 1
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 526 (73.06%) JavaScript
2 483 (67.08%) HTML
3 410 (56.94%) CSS
4 322 (44.72%) MySQL
5 257 (35.69%) jQuery
6 204 (28.33%) HTML5
7 198 (27.50%) Linux
8 181 (25.14%) SQL
9 155 (21.53%) MVC
10 137 (19.03%) Agile Software Development
11 132 (18.33%) Java
12 129 (17.92%) Git (software)
13 126 (17.50%) CSS3
14 120 (16.67%) Python
15 116 (16.11%) LAMP
16 112 (15.56%) Web Services
17 110 (15.28%) XML
17 110 (15.28%) .NET
18 109 (15.14%) Web Development
19 105 (14.58%) E-Commerce
20 102 (14.17%) User Experience
21 93 (12.92%) Laravel
22 92 (12.78%) Degree
22 92 (12.78%) Ajax
23 90 (12.50%) Apache
24 87 (12.08%) C#
25 83 (11.53%) C++
25 83 (11.53%) OO
26 80 (11.11%) Perl
27 79 (10.97%) TDD

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 90 (12.50%) Apache
2 71 (9.86%) Drupal
3 64 (8.89%) WordPress
4 59 (8.19%) CMS
5 31 (4.31%) Node.js
6 29 (4.03%) JBoss
7 26 (3.61%) WebSphere
8 20 (2.78%) nginx
9 19 (2.64%) WebLogic
10 18 (2.50%) IIS
10 18 (2.50%) Tomcat
11 15 (2.08%) Joomla!
12 13 (1.81%) SharePoint
13 7 (0.97%) SugarCRM
13 7 (0.97%) WebSphere Application Server
14 5 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
14 5 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
14 5 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
14 5 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
14 5 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 54 (7.50%) Photoshop
2 24 (3.33%) MS Excel
3 8 (1.11%) MS Office
3 8 (1.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (0.83%) InDesign
5 2 (0.28%) Acrobat
5 2 (0.28%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.14%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.14%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 39 (5.42%) Magento
2 5 (0.69%) Unica
3 2 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.14%) GoldMine
4 1 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 26 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (1.39%) SaaS
4 8 (1.11%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (0.97%) Google Analytics
6 4 (0.56%) GitHub
7 2 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.28%) Sage Pay
7 2 (0.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.14%) Basecamp
8 1 (0.14%) IaaS
8 1 (0.14%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.14%) Office 365
8 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (5.00%) HTTP
2 32 (4.44%) Internet
3 19 (2.64%) Firewall
4 17 (2.36%) TCP/IP
5 13 (1.81%) SSH
6 11 (1.53%) DNS
7 10 (1.39%) FTP
7 10 (1.39%) POP3
7 10 (1.39%) SMTP
8 9 (1.25%) Wireless
9 7 (0.97%) HTTPS
10 6 (0.83%) SSL
11 5 (0.69%) IMAP
12 4 (0.56%) DAB
12 4 (0.56%) VoIP
13 3 (0.42%) SAN
13 3 (0.42%) Intranet
13 3 (0.42%) CTI
14 2 (0.28%) Telnet
14 2 (0.28%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 322 (44.72%) MySQL
2 68 (9.44%) SQL Server
3 60 (8.33%) NoSQL
4 27 (3.75%) Relational Database
5 23 (3.19%) MongoDB
6 16 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (1.67%) Firebird
9 10 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
10 9 (1.25%) Oracle Database
10 9 (1.25%) DB2
11 8 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (0.83%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (0.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 5 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
14 4 (0.56%) RDBMS
15 3 (0.42%) Big Data
15 3 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
16 2 (0.28%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 129 (17.92%) Git (software)
2 34 (4.72%) JIRA
3 30 (4.17%) Selenium
4 27 (3.75%) Subversion
5 23 (3.19%) JUnit
6 22 (3.06%) Grunt
7 21 (2.92%) Ant
8 15 (2.08%) Jenkins
9 14 (1.94%) PHPUnit
10 13 (1.81%) gulp
10 13 (1.81%) JMeter
11 10 (1.39%) Visual Studio
12 8 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (1.11%) Mercurial
13 7 (0.97%) Behat
13 7 (0.97%) LoadRunner
14 6 (0.83%) HP UFT
14 6 (0.83%) Eclipse
14 6 (0.83%) LoadUI
15 5 (0.69%) Android Studio
General
1 78 (10.83%) Marketing
2 25 (3.47%) Games
3 20 (2.78%) Finance
4 19 (2.64%) Retail
5 10 (1.39%) Back Office
5 10 (1.39%) Advertising
5 10 (1.39%) Banking
6 7 (0.97%) Arabic Language
6 7 (0.97%) Russian Language
6 7 (0.97%) Publishing
7 6 (0.83%) Electronics
7 6 (0.83%) Telecoms
8 5 (0.69%) Law
9 4 (0.56%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.28%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.28%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.28%) French Language
10 2 (0.28%) German Language
10 2 (0.28%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 590 (81.94%) Developer
2 235 (32.64%) PHP Developer
3 197 (27.36%) Web Developer
4 72 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 67 (9.31%) Senior Developer
6 54 (7.50%) Software Engineer
7 51 (7.08%) PHP Web Developer
8 44 (6.11%) Java Developer
9 42 (5.83%) Applications Developer
10 40 (5.56%) Junior
11 38 (5.28%) Junior Developer
12 33 (4.58%) Front-End Developer
12 33 (4.58%) Graduate
13 30 (4.17%) Lead Developer
14 29 (4.03%) Analyst
15 28 (3.89%) Senior PHP Developer
16 24 (3.33%) Programmer
17 22 (3.06%) Web Applications Developer
18 19 (2.64%) Java Software Engineer
19 18 (2.50%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 483 (67.08%) HTML
2 410 (56.94%) CSS
3 257 (35.69%) jQuery
4 204 (28.33%) HTML5
5 126 (17.50%) CSS3
6 116 (16.11%) LAMP
7 112 (15.56%) Web Services
8 110 (15.28%) XML
8 110 (15.28%) .NET
9 93 (12.92%) Laravel
10 92 (12.78%) Ajax
11 69 (9.58%) Symfony
12 60 (8.33%) AngularJS
13 55 (7.64%) JSON
14 54 (7.50%) ASP.NET
15 51 (7.08%) SOAP
15 51 (7.08%) REST
16 46 (6.39%) Sass
17 40 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 40 (5.56%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 102 (14.17%) User Experience
2 73 (10.14%) Computer Science
3 34 (4.72%) Mobile App
4 29 (4.03%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (2.50%) Algorithms
6 16 (2.22%) MPEG
7 13 (1.81%) W3C
8 12 (1.67%) Data Structures
9 10 (1.39%) Mathematics
10 9 (1.25%) EPoS
10 9 (1.25%) IVR
11 8 (1.11%) Management Information System
11 8 (1.11%) Visualisation
12 7 (0.97%) Internet of Things
13 6 (0.83%) Replication
13 6 (0.83%) NHS
14 5 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
14 5 (0.69%) Data Integration
14 5 (0.69%) Client/Server
14 5 (0.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 198 (27.50%) Linux
2 72 (10.00%) Windows
3 61 (8.47%) Android
3 61 (8.47%) Apple iOS
4 27 (3.75%) UNIX
5 14 (1.94%) AIX
6 8 (1.11%) CentOS
7 6 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.42%) Windows Phone
8 3 (0.42%) OpenVMS
8 3 (0.42%) Debian
9 2 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (21.53%) MVC
2 137 (19.03%) Agile Software Development
3 109 (15.14%) Web Development
4 105 (14.58%) E-Commerce
5 83 (11.53%) OO
6 79 (10.97%) TDD
7 74 (10.28%) Software Engineering
7 74 (10.28%) OOP
8 59 (8.19%) Open Source
9 44 (6.11%) Mobile Development
10 33 (4.58%) OO PHP
11 29 (4.03%) API Integration
12 28 (3.89%) SOA
13 27 (3.75%) Scrum
14 25 (3.47%) CRM
15 21 (2.92%) SEO
16 20 (2.78%) SDLC
17 19 (2.64%) Mentoring
18 18 (2.50%) Workflow
18 18 (2.50%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 526 (73.06%) JavaScript
2 181 (25.14%) SQL
3 132 (18.33%) Java
4 120 (16.67%) Python
5 87 (12.08%) C#
6 83 (11.53%) C++
7 80 (11.11%) Perl
8 61 (8.47%) C
9 55 (7.64%) Ruby
10 39 (5.42%) Bash Shell
11 38 (5.28%) PHP5
12 16 (2.22%) Apple Swift
13 13 (1.81%) Shell Script
13 13 (1.81%) Objective-C
14 12 (1.67%) VB
15 10 (1.39%) VBScript
16 9 (1.25%) VB.NET
16 9 (1.25%) AWK
17 7 (0.97%) PL/SQL
17 7 (0.97%) RPG
Qualifications
1 92 (12.78%) Degree
2 5 (0.69%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.42%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.28%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.14%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (0.14%) MCSE
5 1 (0.14%) MCSA
5 1 (0.14%) MCP
5 1 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.14%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.14%) CCIE
5 1 (0.14%) CCNP
5 1 (0.14%) CCNA
5 1 (0.14%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.39%) QA
2 5 (0.69%) SLA
3 4 (0.56%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.42%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.28%) WAI
6 1 (0.14%) WCAG
6 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (2.36%) Firmware
2 5 (0.69%) iptables
2 5 (0.69%) Sendmail
2 5 (0.69%) Varnish
2 5 (0.69%) Hyper-V
2 5 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.56%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.42%) Xen
5 2 (0.28%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.28%) KVM
6 1 (0.14%) vCloud
6 1 (0.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (1.94%) Puppet
2 10 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (1.25%) cPanel
4 8 (1.11%) Vagrant
5 5 (0.69%) Cacti
5 5 (0.69%) Nagios
6 2 (0.28%) Nmap
6 2 (0.28%) Ansible
7 1 (0.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 61 (8.47%) Zend
2 46 (6.39%) Microsoft
3 36 (5.00%) Adobe
4 33 (4.58%) Google
5 32 (4.44%) Oracle
6 19 (2.64%) IBM
7 13 (1.81%) Facebook
8 10 (1.39%) Red Hat
9 9 (1.25%) Cisco
10 7 (0.97%) Sun
11 6 (0.83%) VMware
11 6 (0.83%) Rackspace
12 5 (0.69%) SAP
12 5 (0.69%) HP
13 4 (0.56%) Cognos
13 4 (0.56%) Avaya
13 4 (0.56%) PayPal
14 3 (0.42%) Twitter
14 3 (0.42%) Xamarin
14 3 (0.42%) Sitecore
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k dep. on experience
Posted: 17 hours ago
Norfolk
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
GMSL
Salary: From £25,000 to £38,000 per annum dependant on experience
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k + excellent benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Pension
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £20k - 30k per year
Posted: 22 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30 - 35k plus pension, 25 days, flexi time, training + more
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £34000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Share options
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits incl share options
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Shares!
Posted: 3 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum + bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
British Antarctic Survey
Posted: 4 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £43,000 per annum +benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago