The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 28 61 51
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -10
Permanent jobs citing PHP 618 375 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 7.13% 4.37% 4.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.26% 7.70% 7.65%
Number of salaries quoted 545 336 379
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Programming Languages Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
5039 4868 5645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 58.15% 56.78% 60.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4247 4318 4709
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
PHP
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +23 227 £38,500 +10.00% 28
Essex +13 108 £52,500 +75.00% 6
Hertfordshire +11 108 £36,500 -8.75% 16
Suffolk +8 95 £35,000 - 9
Norfolk +8 66 £34,000 +7.93% 10
Bedfordshire +4 23 £40,000 +44.14% 6
East Anglia - 1 £35,000 - 1
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 609 (60.24%) HTML
2 572 (56.58%) JavaScript
3 538 (53.21%) CSS
4 444 (43.92%) MySQL
5 327 (32.34%) Java
6 301 (29.77%) jQuery
7 290 (28.68%) SQL
8 280 (27.70%) Linux
9 263 (26.01%) OO
10 260 (25.72%) E-Commerce
11 226 (22.35%) .NET
12 206 (20.38%) HTML5
13 187 (18.50%) Python
13 187 (18.50%) Web Development
14 174 (17.21%) Oracle
15 170 (16.82%) XML
16 161 (15.92%) Degree
17 159 (15.73%) Apache
18 152 (15.03%) Perl
19 151 (14.94%) Marketing
20 145 (14.34%) MVC
21 137 (13.55%) Ajax
22 133 (13.16%) Subversion
22 133 (13.16%) Apple iOS
23 132 (13.06%) LAMP
24 126 (12.46%) Magento
25 123 (12.17%) SQL Server
26 117 (11.57%) CRM
27 116 (11.47%) CSS3
28 115 (11.37%) Computer Science

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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
1 159 (15.73%) Apache
2 103 (10.19%) Drupal
3 76 (7.52%) WordPress
4 58 (5.74%) CMS
5 26 (2.57%) SharePoint
5 26 (2.57%) Joomla!
6 16 (1.58%) Tomcat
6 16 (1.58%) IIS
7 15 (1.48%) ColdFusion
8 11 (1.09%) SilverStripe
8 11 (1.09%) Node.js
9 9 (0.89%) Umbraco
10 8 (0.79%) nginx
11 7 (0.69%) Moodle
12 4 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
13 3 (0.30%) DNN
13 3 (0.30%) concrete5
14 2 (0.20%) OpenStack
14 2 (0.20%) IBM Notes
14 2 (0.20%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 52 (5.14%) Photoshop
2 19 (1.88%) MS Excel
3 12 (1.19%) Fireworks
4 9 (0.89%) MS Office
4 9 (0.89%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.40%) Acrobat
5 4 (0.40%) InDesign
5 4 (0.40%) ImageReady
6 2 (0.20%) Adobe After Effects
6 2 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.099%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.099%) MS Project
7 1 (0.099%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 126 (12.46%) Magento
2 93 (9.20%) Oracle CRM
3 24 (2.37%) Google Analytics
4 6 (0.59%) Shopify
5 2 (0.20%) CubeCart
5 2 (0.20%) osCommerce
5 2 (0.20%) Zen Cart
5 2 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 29 (2.87%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (1.38%) SaaS
3 10 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.099%) PaaS
6 1 (0.099%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 51 (5.04%) Internet
2 29 (2.87%) Intranet
2 29 (2.87%) DNS
3 26 (2.57%) SAN
4 18 (1.78%) HTTP
4 18 (1.78%) Extranet
5 15 (1.48%) Firewall
6 14 (1.38%) TCP/IP
7 13 (1.29%) Wireless
8 11 (1.09%) NAS
9 9 (0.89%) IPv4
9 9 (0.89%) IPv6
10 7 (0.69%) SSL
10 7 (0.69%) DHCP
11 5 (0.49%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (0.40%) SNMP
12 4 (0.40%) Cisco IOS
13 3 (0.30%) Intrusion Detection
13 3 (0.30%) 3GPP
13 3 (0.30%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 444 (43.92%) MySQL
2 123 (12.17%) SQL Server
3 43 (4.25%) Relational Database
4 20 (1.98%) RDBMS
4 20 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (1.98%) NoSQL
5 14 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (0.99%) MongoDB
7 9 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (0.89%) Crystal Reports
8 8 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (0.59%) Big Data
10 5 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (0.40%) Jackrabbit
12 3 (0.30%) Data Mining
12 3 (0.30%) DB2
12 3 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (0.30%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (0.20%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 133 (13.16%) Subversion
2 85 (8.41%) Git (software)
3 23 (2.27%) Visual Studio
4 14 (1.38%) Dreamweaver
5 13 (1.29%) Eclipse
5 13 (1.29%) Mercurial
6 12 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (1.09%) Microsoft Blend
8 9 (0.89%) JIRA
8 9 (0.89%) PHPUnit
9 8 (0.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 8 (0.79%) Selenium
10 5 (0.49%) Bugzilla
10 5 (0.49%) Axure RP
10 5 (0.49%) Cucumber
11 4 (0.40%) RSpec
11 4 (0.40%) QuickTest Pro
11 4 (0.40%) TeamCity
12 3 (0.30%) LabVIEW
13 2 (0.20%) Jasmine
General
1 151 (14.94%) Marketing
2 70 (6.92%) Finance
3 28 (2.77%) Games
4 20 (1.98%) Publishing
5 13 (1.29%) Retail
5 13 (1.29%) Multimedia
6 9 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (0.79%) Advertising
7 8 (0.79%) Front Office
8 5 (0.49%) Back Office
9 4 (0.40%) Spanish Language
10 3 (0.30%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.30%) Electronics
11 2 (0.20%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.20%) French Language
11 2 (0.20%) German Language
11 2 (0.20%) Portuguese Language
12 1 (0.099%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.099%) Banking
12 1 (0.099%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 758 (74.98%) Developer
2 276 (27.30%) Web Developer
3 269 (26.61%) PHP Developer
4 84 (8.31%) Senior Developer
5 58 (5.74%) Junior
6 55 (5.44%) Junior Developer
7 54 (5.34%) PHP Web Developer
8 53 (5.24%) Graduate
9 48 (4.75%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 46 (4.55%) Graduate Developer
11 42 (4.15%) Drupal Developer
11 42 (4.15%) Front-End Developer
11 42 (4.15%) Software Developer
12 35 (3.46%) Analyst
13 33 (3.26%) Applications Developer
13 33 (3.26%) Java Developer
14 30 (2.97%) .NET Developer
14 30 (2.97%) Software Engineer
15 29 (2.87%) Graduate Web Developer
16 28 (2.77%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 609 (60.24%) HTML
2 538 (53.21%) CSS
3 301 (29.77%) jQuery
4 226 (22.35%) .NET
5 206 (20.38%) HTML5
6 170 (16.82%) XML
7 137 (13.55%) Ajax
8 132 (13.06%) LAMP
9 116 (11.47%) CSS3
10 106 (10.48%) Web Services
11 88 (8.70%) XHTML
12 62 (6.13%) ASP.NET
13 58 (5.74%) SOAP
14 56 (5.54%) JSP
15 52 (5.14%) XSLT
16 48 (4.75%) REST
17 44 (4.35%) Symfony
18 36 (3.56%) XSL
19 34 (3.36%) J2EE
20 31 (3.07%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 115 (11.37%) Computer Science
2 55 (5.44%) Mobile App
3 46 (4.55%) Mathematics
4 28 (2.77%) Open Source
5 23 (2.27%) Social Media
6 22 (2.18%) Physics
7 14 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
8 13 (1.29%) Management Information System
9 11 (1.09%) Visualisation
10 8 (0.79%) W3C
10 8 (0.79%) Informatics
11 7 (0.69%) MPEG
11 7 (0.69%) VLE
12 6 (0.59%) Smartphone
13 5 (0.49%) Client/Server
13 5 (0.49%) E-Learning
13 5 (0.49%) Replication
13 5 (0.49%) Smart Meter
13 5 (0.49%) Xbox
14 4 (0.40%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 280 (27.70%) Linux
2 133 (13.16%) Apple iOS
3 82 (8.11%) Windows
4 61 (6.03%) Android
5 35 (3.46%) UNIX
6 12 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (0.79%) Ubuntu
10 7 (0.69%) Debian
11 6 (0.59%) Windows 8
12 4 (0.40%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
13 3 (0.30%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.30%) AIX
14 2 (0.20%) HPUX
14 2 (0.20%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.20%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.099%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 263 (26.01%) OO
2 260 (25.72%) E-Commerce
3 187 (18.50%) Web Development
4 145 (14.34%) MVC
5 117 (11.57%) CRM
6 97 (9.59%) OOP
7 92 (9.10%) Agile Software Development
8 72 (7.12%) Scrum
9 71 (7.02%) Software Engineering
10 66 (6.53%) Content Management
11 62 (6.13%) TDD
12 55 (5.44%) Unit Testing
13 49 (4.85%) SEO
14 45 (4.45%) Project Management
15 42 (4.15%) Responsive Web Design
16 40 (3.96%) Web Design
17 38 (3.76%) OO PHP
18 36 (3.56%) Analytics
19 33 (3.26%) Android Development
20 32 (3.17%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 572 (56.58%) JavaScript
2 327 (32.34%) Java
3 290 (28.68%) SQL
4 187 (18.50%) Python
5 152 (15.03%) Perl
6 83 (8.21%) C#
7 66 (6.53%) Ruby
8 59 (5.84%) PHP5
9 49 (4.85%) C
10 40 (3.96%) C++
11 38 (3.76%) VB
12 23 (2.27%) VB.NET
12 23 (2.27%) PL/SQL
13 19 (1.88%) Bash Shell
13 19 (1.88%) Tcl
14 15 (1.48%) T-SQL
15 13 (1.29%) Objective-C
16 12 (1.19%) Shell Script
16 12 (1.19%) VBA
17 11 (1.09%) Korn
Qualifications
1 161 (15.92%) Degree
2 7 (0.69%) ISEB
2 7 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (0.69%) MCDBA
3 3 (0.30%) CCNP
3 3 (0.30%) CCNA
3 3 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.20%) HND
5 1 (0.099%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.099%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (2.87%) QA
2 16 (1.58%) ISO 9001
3 11 (1.09%) SLA
4 1 (0.099%) WAI
System Software
1 14 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (1.19%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.59%) KVM
4 5 (0.49%) Squid
4 5 (0.49%) Corosync
5 4 (0.40%) Xen
6 3 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.20%) Shibboleth
7 2 (0.20%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.099%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 19 (1.88%) OpenSSO
2 6 (0.59%) Red Hat Satellite
2 6 (0.59%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 4 (0.40%) Tivoli
3 4 (0.40%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 4 (0.40%) Netcool
3 4 (0.40%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 4 (0.40%) Control-M
4 3 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.099%) Puppet
5 1 (0.099%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 174 (17.21%) Oracle
2 97 (9.59%) JD Edwards
3 94 (9.30%) SAP
4 63 (6.23%) Zend
4 63 (6.23%) Microsoft
5 40 (3.96%) Google
6 34 (3.36%) Adobe
7 25 (2.47%) Facebook
8 23 (2.27%) Twitter
9 22 (2.18%) IBM
10 21 (2.08%) Red Hat
11 14 (1.38%) VMware
12 13 (1.29%) Intel
13 11 (1.09%) JBoss
14 10 (0.99%) Cisco
15 9 (0.89%) Citrix
16 6 (0.59%) HP
17 5 (0.49%) Sage
18 4 (0.40%) Demandware
19 3 (0.30%) Macromedia
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum - +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Candidate Source
Salary: £20000 - £25000
Posted: 2 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £17k - 21k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + 25 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Wing, Bedfordshire
TechnoRecruit
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Salary: From £41,644 to £45,505 per annum + £3,000 allowance + health + dental
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Logix Resourcing (Permanent)
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
IT People First
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Neg + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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