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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 45 30 60
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +30
Permanent jobs citing PHP 373 616 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.00% 7.15% 4.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.32% 12.32% 7.74%
Number of salaries quoted 314 547 342
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
4001 5000 4907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 53.62% 58.00% 56.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3408 4216 4358
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
Hertfordshire +10 123 £45,000 +30.43% 19
Cambridgeshire -15 116 £45,000 +16.88% 18
Essex -31 44 £33,000 -37.14% 7
Suffolk -18 41 £30,000 -14.28% 6
Norfolk -7 31 £30,250 -11.02% 5
Bedfordshire +24 21 £36,250 -9.37% 4
East Anglia +4 1 £37,500 +7.14%
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 501 (70.46%) JavaScript
2 483 (67.93%) HTML
3 401 (56.40%) CSS
4 293 (41.21%) MySQL
5 290 (40.79%) jQuery
6 215 (30.24%) SQL
7 199 (27.99%) Linux
8 188 (26.44%) HTML5
9 164 (23.07%) Python
10 145 (20.39%) .NET
11 143 (20.11%) MVC
12 139 (19.55%) Web Development
13 130 (18.28%) Agile Software Development
14 122 (17.16%) Perl
14 122 (17.16%) XML
15 114 (16.03%) CSS3
16 110 (15.47%) LAMP
17 109 (15.33%) Degree
18 108 (15.19%) Java
19 105 (14.77%) Git (software)
20 99 (13.92%) Apache
21 95 (13.36%) SQL Server
22 94 (13.22%) C#
23 90 (12.66%) Marketing
24 88 (12.38%) Drupal
25 86 (12.10%) OO
26 84 (11.81%) ASP.NET
27 83 (11.67%) Ajax
28 81 (11.39%) Web Services
29 77 (10.83%) E-Commerce

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 99 (13.92%) Apache
2 88 (12.38%) Drupal
3 63 (8.86%) CMS
4 62 (8.72%) WordPress
5 35 (4.92%) Node.js
6 28 (3.94%) JBoss
7 25 (3.52%) SharePoint
7 25 (3.52%) WebSphere
8 23 (3.23%) IIS
9 21 (2.95%) Tomcat
10 18 (2.53%) WebLogic
11 13 (1.83%) MS Exchange
11 13 (1.83%) Joomla!
12 11 (1.55%) ColdFusion
13 8 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2007
13 8 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2010
13 8 (1.13%) nginx
13 8 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2013
14 7 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
14 7 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 39 (5.49%) Photoshop
2 18 (2.53%) MS Excel
3 13 (1.83%) MS Office
4 9 (1.27%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (0.70%) InDesign
5 5 (0.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.14%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.14%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 42 (5.91%) Magento
2 5 (0.70%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.28%) Unica
3 2 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.28%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 43 (6.05%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (2.67%) Cloud Computing
3 18 (2.53%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (1.41%) SaaS
5 9 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (0.84%) GitHub
8 5 (0.70%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 5 (0.70%) Sage Pay
9 1 (0.14%) IaaS
9 1 (0.14%) MailChimp
9 1 (0.14%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 48 (6.75%) Internet
2 35 (4.92%) HTTP
3 17 (2.39%) TCP/IP
4 14 (1.97%) Firewall
4 14 (1.97%) SSH
5 12 (1.69%) Wireless
6 11 (1.55%) DNS
6 11 (1.55%) POP3
6 11 (1.55%) SMTP
7 8 (1.13%) FTP
8 7 (0.98%) HTTPS
8 7 (0.98%) DAB
9 5 (0.70%) DHCP
9 5 (0.70%) Reverse Proxy
10 4 (0.56%) SSL
11 3 (0.42%) SAN
11 3 (0.42%) VPN
11 3 (0.42%) IMAP
12 2 (0.28%) Network Security
12 2 (0.28%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 293 (41.21%) MySQL
2 95 (13.36%) SQL Server
3 45 (6.33%) PostgreSQL
4 30 (4.22%) MongoDB
4 30 (4.22%) NoSQL
5 23 (3.23%) Relational Database
6 19 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (1.97%) DB2
8 11 (1.55%) Oracle Database
8 11 (1.55%) Redis
9 10 (1.41%) Firebird
9 10 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
10 9 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (1.13%) SQL Server 2005
11 8 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (0.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 4 (0.56%) Oracle Database 10g
14 4 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
15 3 (0.42%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 105 (14.77%) Git (software)
2 26 (3.66%) Subversion
3 24 (3.38%) Selenium
4 20 (2.81%) JIRA
5 18 (2.53%) Grunt
6 17 (2.39%) Visual Studio
7 15 (2.11%) JUnit
7 15 (2.11%) Jenkins
8 13 (1.83%) Ant
9 12 (1.69%) JMeter
9 12 (1.69%) PHPUnit
10 9 (1.27%) Mercurial
11 8 (1.13%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (0.98%) LoadRunner
12 7 (0.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 7 (0.98%) Eclipse
12 7 (0.98%) Behat
12 7 (0.98%) Jasmine
13 6 (0.84%) QuickTest Pro
14 5 (0.70%) Bugzilla
General
1 90 (12.66%) Marketing
2 19 (2.67%) Publishing
3 16 (2.25%) Finance
4 15 (2.11%) Advertising
5 12 (1.69%) Telecoms
6 9 (1.27%) Games
7 8 (1.13%) Retail
7 8 (1.13%) Multimedia
8 6 (0.84%) Banking
8 6 (0.84%) Electronics
9 5 (0.70%) French Language
9 5 (0.70%) German Language
9 5 (0.70%) Italian Language
9 5 (0.70%) Spanish Language
10 4 (0.56%) Back Office
10 4 (0.56%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.42%) Law
12 2 (0.28%) Russian Language
12 2 (0.28%) Arabic Language
13 1 (0.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 530 (74.54%) Developer
2 192 (27.00%) Web Developer
3 171 (24.05%) PHP Developer
4 75 (10.55%) Senior Developer
5 51 (7.17%) Software Developer
6 46 (6.47%) Applications Developer
7 37 (5.20%) Software Engineer
8 35 (4.92%) Junior
8 35 (4.92%) Front-End Developer
9 34 (4.78%) Junior Developer
10 32 (4.50%) Java Developer
11 31 (4.36%) Graduate
12 29 (4.08%) Analyst
12 29 (4.08%) Graduate Developer
12 29 (4.08%) PHP Web Developer
13 26 (3.66%) Senior PHP Developer
14 25 (3.52%) Lead Developer
15 21 (2.95%) Support Analyst
15 21 (2.95%) PHP MySQL Developer
16 20 (2.81%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 483 (67.93%) HTML
2 401 (56.40%) CSS
3 290 (40.79%) jQuery
4 188 (26.44%) HTML5
5 145 (20.39%) .NET
6 122 (17.16%) XML
7 114 (16.03%) CSS3
8 110 (15.47%) LAMP
9 84 (11.81%) ASP.NET
10 83 (11.67%) Ajax
11 81 (11.39%) Web Services
12 55 (7.74%) JSON
13 52 (7.31%) Symfony
14 51 (7.17%) Laravel
15 50 (7.03%) AngularJS
16 45 (6.33%) Sass
17 39 (5.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 34 (4.78%) REST
19 32 (4.50%) SOAP
20 24 (3.38%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 73 (10.27%) Computer Science
2 71 (9.99%) User Experience
3 35 (4.92%) Open Source
4 32 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (2.95%) W3C
6 17 (2.39%) Mobile App
7 16 (2.25%) Management Information System
8 15 (2.11%) Internet of Things
9 14 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (1.55%) Kindle
11 10 (1.41%) MPEG
11 10 (1.41%) Algorithms
12 9 (1.27%) Visualisation
12 9 (1.27%) Client/Server
12 9 (1.27%) Embedded Systems
13 7 (0.98%) Mathematics
13 7 (0.98%) BBC
14 6 (0.84%) EPoS
15 5 (0.70%) NHS
15 5 (0.70%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 199 (27.99%) Linux
2 70 (9.85%) Windows
3 48 (6.75%) UNIX
4 23 (3.23%) Android
5 18 (2.53%) Apple iOS
6 17 (2.39%) Debian
7 13 (1.83%) AIX
7 13 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.42%) CentOS
10 3 (0.42%) Windows Phone
10 3 (0.42%) OpenVMS
10 3 (0.42%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.28%) Windows Phone 8
12 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (20.11%) MVC
2 139 (19.55%) Web Development
3 130 (18.28%) Agile Software Development
4 86 (12.10%) OO
5 77 (10.83%) E-Commerce
6 59 (8.30%) TDD
7 49 (6.89%) Software Engineering
8 45 (6.33%) OOP
9 42 (5.91%) OO PHP
10 37 (5.20%) Mentoring
11 33 (4.64%) Scrum
12 29 (4.08%) SOA
12 29 (4.08%) Continuous Integration
13 26 (3.66%) Web Application Development
14 23 (3.23%) BDD
15 22 (3.09%) Mobile Development
16 21 (2.95%) Digital Marketing
16 21 (2.95%) SEO
17 20 (2.81%) Workflow
18 18 (2.53%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 501 (70.46%) JavaScript
2 215 (30.24%) SQL
3 164 (23.07%) Python
4 122 (17.16%) Perl
5 108 (15.19%) Java
6 94 (13.22%) C#
7 73 (10.27%) C
8 70 (9.85%) C++
9 63 (8.86%) Ruby
10 54 (7.59%) Bash Shell
11 42 (5.91%) PHP5
12 16 (2.25%) VB
13 14 (1.97%) VB.NET
14 11 (1.55%) Shell Script
15 9 (1.27%) VBScript
16 8 (1.13%) XQuery
16 8 (1.13%) T-SQL
17 7 (0.98%) AWK
17 7 (0.98%) PL/SQL
18 5 (0.70%) RPG
Qualifications
1 109 (15.33%) Degree
2 11 (1.55%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 10 (1.41%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.56%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.42%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.28%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.28%) ISEB
6 2 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.28%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.67%) QA
2 12 (1.69%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.42%) SLA
4 2 (0.28%) WAI
System Software
1 15 (2.11%) Firmware
2 8 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (1.13%) Hyper-V
3 7 (0.98%) Varnish
4 6 (0.84%) Active Directory
4 6 (0.84%) Xen
5 3 (0.42%) Snort
5 3 (0.42%) Sendmail
5 3 (0.42%) iptables
6 2 (0.28%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 18 (2.53%) Puppet
2 16 (2.25%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (1.41%) cPanel
4 9 (1.27%) Vagrant
5 6 (0.84%) Nagios
6 3 (0.42%) Cacti
7 1 (0.14%) Ansible
Vendors
1 53 (7.45%) Microsoft
2 49 (6.89%) Zend
3 36 (5.06%) Adobe
4 35 (4.92%) Google
5 34 (4.78%) Oracle
6 20 (2.81%) IBM
7 16 (2.25%) Red Hat
8 10 (1.41%) Cognos
9 9 (1.27%) Cisco
10 8 (1.13%) SAP
10 8 (1.13%) VMware
11 7 (0.98%) hybris
11 7 (0.98%) Facebook
11 7 (0.98%) Rackspace
11 7 (0.98%) Sage
11 7 (0.98%) Sun
12 6 (0.84%) Business Objects
12 6 (0.84%) ATG
12 6 (0.84%) CyberSource
12 6 (0.84%) Ogone
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bens - health, pension
Posted: 9 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
IC Resources
Posted: 23 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30k-35k + 20 Days Holiday + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £52,000 per annum great bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Suffolk
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-55k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Searchability
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + + Bonus (£7K) + Full Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
RecruitX
Salary: £22k - 25k per year
Posted: 4 days ago