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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 49 37 35
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -2
Permanent jobs citing PHP 331 396 528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.58% 6.00% 6.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.66% 10.53% 11.03%
Number of salaries quoted 271 341 490
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £34,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
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
3824 3759 4789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 52.92% 56.96% 55.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3100 3181 4193
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +7 147 £38,500 +4.05% 24
Hertfordshire -36 77 £34,000 -12.82% 15
Norfolk +12 38 £30,000 -7.69% 7
Suffolk -14 27 £35,000 -22.22% 5
Essex -45 26 £30,000 -33.33% 6
Bedfordshire -4 15 £28,750 -25.80%
East Anglia - 1 - -
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 428 (67.40%) HTML
2 402 (63.31%) JavaScript
3 352 (55.43%) CSS
4 300 (47.24%) MySQL
5 223 (35.12%) jQuery
6 184 (28.98%) SQL
7 154 (24.25%) Linux
8 151 (23.78%) Python
9 148 (23.31%) HTML5
10 134 (21.10%) Web Development
11 133 (20.94%) Degree
12 130 (20.47%) .NET
13 115 (18.11%) Java
14 113 (17.80%) MVC
15 103 (16.22%) XML
16 102 (16.06%) LAMP
17 101 (15.91%) OO
17 101 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
18 100 (15.75%) Computer Science
19 99 (15.59%) Perl
20 88 (13.86%) C#
21 84 (13.23%) Apache
22 81 (12.76%) SQL Server
23 76 (11.97%) ASP.NET
23 76 (11.97%) Ajax
24 75 (11.81%) CSS3
25 72 (11.34%) Web Services
26 71 (11.18%) Drupal
27 68 (10.71%) Marketing
28 66 (10.39%) E-Commerce

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 84 (13.23%) Apache
2 71 (11.18%) Drupal
3 60 (9.45%) WordPress
4 49 (7.72%) CMS
5 33 (5.20%) Node.js
6 20 (3.15%) SharePoint
7 16 (2.52%) Tomcat
7 16 (2.52%) IIS
8 15 (2.36%) ColdFusion
9 13 (2.05%) Joomla!
10 12 (1.89%) JBoss
11 10 (1.57%) MS Exchange
12 8 (1.26%) WebSphere
12 8 (1.26%) WebLogic
13 6 (0.94%) OpenStack
14 5 (0.79%) Umbraco
15 4 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
15 4 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
15 4 (0.63%) nginx
15 4 (0.63%) Moodle
Applications
1 25 (3.94%) Photoshop
2 17 (2.68%) MS Office
3 13 (2.05%) MS Excel
4 11 (1.73%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.47%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.47%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.31%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 50 (7.87%) Magento
2 4 (0.63%) Sage 200
2 4 (0.63%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.16%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.16%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 19 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (2.36%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.57%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (1.26%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (1.10%) SaaS
6 6 (0.94%) GitHub
7 1 (0.16%) IaaS
7 1 (0.16%) IBM SmartCloud
7 1 (0.16%) MailChimp
7 1 (0.16%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (8.82%) Internet
2 27 (4.25%) Wireless
3 24 (3.78%) HTTP
4 13 (2.05%) TCP/IP
4 13 (2.05%) DNS
5 9 (1.42%) Asterisk PBX
6 8 (1.26%) FTP
7 7 (1.10%) Wi-Fi
7 7 (1.10%) SSL
7 7 (1.10%) SMS
7 7 (1.10%) POP3
7 7 (1.10%) SMTP
7 7 (1.10%) DHCP
8 6 (0.94%) SSH
9 5 (0.79%) VoIP
10 4 (0.63%) Reverse Proxy
10 4 (0.63%) Firewall
11 3 (0.47%) DAB
11 3 (0.47%) VPN
12 2 (0.31%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 300 (47.24%) MySQL
2 81 (12.76%) SQL Server
3 55 (8.66%) PostgreSQL
4 44 (6.93%) Relational Database
5 37 (5.83%) NoSQL
6 28 (4.41%) MongoDB
7 21 (3.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (1.89%) Redis
8 12 (1.89%) RDBMS
9 7 (1.10%) Crystal Reports
9 7 (1.10%) Big Data
9 7 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (1.10%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (0.94%) DB2
11 5 (0.79%) Firebird
12 4 (0.63%) Oracle Database 10g
12 4 (0.63%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 64 (10.08%) Git (software)
2 31 (4.88%) Subversion
3 19 (2.99%) Visual Studio
4 14 (2.20%) Jenkins
5 10 (1.57%) Selenium
6 9 (1.42%) PHPUnit
6 9 (1.42%) Jasmine
7 8 (1.26%) Grunt
8 7 (1.10%) Dreamweaver
9 6 (0.94%) JUnit
9 6 (0.94%) Mercurial
10 5 (0.79%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 5 (0.79%) Eclipse
10 5 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (0.63%) NUnit
11 4 (0.63%) QuickTest Pro
12 3 (0.47%) Xcode
12 3 (0.47%) Ant
12 3 (0.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 3 (0.47%) Behat
General
1 68 (10.71%) Marketing
2 27 (4.25%) Telecoms
3 21 (3.31%) Publishing
4 13 (2.05%) Multimedia
5 10 (1.57%) Advertising
6 9 (1.42%) Finance
7 7 (1.10%) Retail
8 6 (0.94%) Electronics
9 5 (0.79%) Back Office
10 4 (0.63%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.47%) Banking
11 3 (0.47%) Billing
11 3 (0.47%) French Language
11 3 (0.47%) German Language
11 3 (0.47%) Italian Language
11 3 (0.47%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.16%) Games
12 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.16%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 442 (69.61%) Developer
2 172 (27.09%) Web Developer
3 163 (25.67%) PHP Developer
4 53 (8.35%) Senior Developer
5 49 (7.72%) Software Engineer
6 43 (6.77%) Graduate
7 41 (6.46%) Graduate Developer
8 32 (5.04%) PHP Web Developer
9 30 (4.72%) Software Developer
9 30 (4.72%) Analyst
10 26 (4.09%) Applications Developer
10 26 (4.09%) Senior PHP Developer
11 24 (3.78%) Junior
12 23 (3.62%) Support Analyst
12 23 (3.62%) Junior Developer
12 23 (3.62%) Graduate Web Developer
12 23 (3.62%) Front-End Developer
13 21 (3.31%) PHP MySQL Developer
14 20 (3.15%) Java Developer
15 17 (2.68%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 428 (67.40%) HTML
2 352 (55.43%) CSS
3 223 (35.12%) jQuery
4 148 (23.31%) HTML5
5 130 (20.47%) .NET
6 103 (16.22%) XML
7 102 (16.06%) LAMP
8 76 (11.97%) Ajax
8 76 (11.97%) ASP.NET
9 75 (11.81%) CSS3
10 72 (11.34%) Web Services
11 50 (7.87%) AngularJS
12 36 (5.67%) JSON
12 36 (5.67%) Symfony
13 35 (5.51%) REST
14 34 (5.35%) Laravel
15 30 (4.72%) SOAP
16 26 (4.09%) XSL
17 25 (3.94%) XHTML
18 23 (3.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 100 (15.75%) Computer Science
2 50 (7.87%) User Experience
3 47 (7.40%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (4.09%) Open Source
5 23 (3.62%) Mobile App
6 20 (3.15%) Internet of Things
7 17 (2.68%) Mathematics
8 12 (1.89%) Management Information System
8 12 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (1.89%) Kindle
9 10 (1.57%) Client/Server
9 10 (1.57%) Algorithms
10 9 (1.42%) W3C
10 9 (1.42%) Physics
11 7 (1.10%) Embedded Systems
11 7 (1.10%) Blog
11 7 (1.10%) Visualisation
12 6 (0.94%) Data Structures
13 5 (0.79%) iPhone
13 5 (0.79%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 154 (24.25%) Linux
2 44 (6.93%) Windows
3 39 (6.14%) UNIX
4 18 (2.83%) Android
4 18 (2.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (2.68%) Debian
6 13 (2.05%) Apple iOS
7 6 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (0.79%) Mac OS X
8 5 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.47%) Windows Phone
9 3 (0.47%) CentOS
10 2 (0.31%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.31%) Windows Phone 8
10 2 (0.31%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.31%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (21.10%) Web Development
2 113 (17.80%) MVC
3 101 (15.91%) OO
3 101 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
4 66 (10.39%) E-Commerce
5 56 (8.82%) Software Engineering
6 48 (7.56%) Mentoring
7 47 (7.40%) TDD
8 45 (7.09%) OO PHP
9 42 (6.61%) OOP
10 40 (6.30%) Scrum
11 28 (4.41%) Web Application Development
12 27 (4.25%) Continuous Integration
13 24 (3.78%) Web Design
14 22 (3.46%) ITIL
14 22 (3.46%) SOA
15 21 (3.31%) Unit Testing
16 20 (3.15%) SEO
16 20 (3.15%) Digital Marketing
17 18 (2.83%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 402 (63.31%) JavaScript
2 184 (28.98%) SQL
3 151 (23.78%) Python
4 115 (18.11%) Java
5 99 (15.59%) Perl
6 88 (13.86%) C#
7 62 (9.76%) PHP5
8 61 (9.61%) C
9 59 (9.29%) C++
10 48 (7.56%) Ruby
11 27 (4.25%) Bash Shell
12 17 (2.68%) VB.NET
13 12 (1.89%) VB
14 6 (0.94%) Shell Script
14 6 (0.94%) T-SQL
15 5 (0.79%) VBScript
16 3 (0.47%) VBA
16 3 (0.47%) FoxPro (VFP)
16 3 (0.47%) Embedded C
16 3 (0.47%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 133 (20.94%) Degree
2 15 (2.36%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 9 (1.42%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.31%) MySQL Certification
4 2 (0.31%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.31%) CCNP
4 2 (0.31%) CCNA
4 2 (0.31%) ISEB
4 2 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.31%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.16%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.62%) QA
2 14 (2.20%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.31%) WAI
4 1 (0.16%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (1.57%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.26%) Firmware
2 8 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.10%) OpenSIPS
4 6 (0.94%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.79%) Varnish
6 3 (0.47%) Xen
6 3 (0.47%) Snort
7 2 (0.31%) KVM
7 2 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.16%) Corosync
8 1 (0.16%) Squid
8 1 (0.16%) Sendmail
8 1 (0.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (1.42%) Puppet
1 9 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (0.79%) cPanel
3 4 (0.63%) Nagios
4 3 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.31%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.16%) Cacti
6 1 (0.16%) Ansible
Vendors
1 50 (7.87%) Zend
2 47 (7.40%) Microsoft
3 29 (4.57%) Oracle
4 21 (3.31%) Red Hat
5 19 (2.99%) Adobe
5 19 (2.99%) Google
6 11 (1.73%) Twitter
7 9 (1.42%) Cognos
8 8 (1.26%) VMware
9 7 (1.10%) Facebook
9 7 (1.10%) IBM
9 7 (1.10%) Sage
10 6 (0.94%) ATG
10 6 (0.94%) Cisco
10 6 (0.94%) CyberSource
10 6 (0.94%) Ogone
10 6 (0.94%) Demandware
10 6 (0.94%) hybris
11 4 (0.63%) JD Edwards
11 4 (0.63%) SAP
Hertfordshire
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Execellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £36000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Hands on training!
Posted: Yesterday
Waltham Abbey, Essex
Vertical IT
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: Superb - dependant on experience.
Posted: 3 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Share options+Healthcare+Pension+M
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £24k - 28k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago