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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 46 32 41
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +9
Permanent jobs citing PHP 382 468 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.83% 6.41% 5.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.39% 11.31% 9.35%
Number of salaries quoted 305 450 446
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £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
4066 4139 5283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 51.46% 56.67% 59.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3430 3689 4579
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 22 August 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 22 August 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
(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 +2 139 £40,000 +23.07% 16
Cambridgeshire -6 121 £38,654 -3.36% 38
Suffolk +1 53 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Essex +2 38 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Bedfordshire -18 20 £50,000 +66.66% 4
Norfolk -23 12 £35,000 +18.64% 5
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 640 (63.24%) JavaScript
2 628 (62.06%) HTML
3 545 (53.85%) CSS
4 508 (50.20%) MySQL
5 347 (34.29%) jQuery
6 291 (28.75%) Java
7 282 (27.87%) SQL
7 282 (27.87%) OO
8 253 (25.00%) HTML5
9 248 (24.51%) Linux
10 223 (22.04%) .NET
11 193 (19.07%) Python
11 193 (19.07%) E-Commerce
12 181 (17.89%) MVC
12 181 (17.89%) LAMP
13 179 (17.69%) Web Development
14 177 (17.49%) Apache
15 175 (17.29%) XML
16 169 (16.70%) Degree
17 154 (15.22%) Oracle
18 150 (14.82%) Ajax
19 139 (13.74%) Web Services
20 136 (13.44%) Subversion
20 136 (13.44%) Apple iOS
21 135 (13.34%) Marketing
22 125 (12.35%) C#
23 124 (12.25%) Drupal
24 120 (11.86%) Magento
25 119 (11.76%) Git (software)
26 116 (11.46%) Computer Science

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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
1 177 (17.49%) Apache
2 124 (12.25%) Drupal
3 64 (6.32%) CMS
4 59 (5.83%) WordPress
5 51 (5.04%) Node.js
6 25 (2.47%) SharePoint
7 21 (2.08%) Tomcat
8 20 (1.98%) Joomla!
9 16 (1.58%) IIS
10 13 (1.28%) ColdFusion
11 9 (0.89%) Oracle Application Server
11 9 (0.89%) Oracle 10gAS
12 6 (0.59%) nginx
13 5 (0.49%) Umbraco
13 5 (0.49%) SugarCRM
13 5 (0.49%) PrestaShop
14 4 (0.40%) Moodle
14 4 (0.40%) SilverStripe
14 4 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
15 2 (0.20%) OpenStack
Applications
1 46 (4.55%) Photoshop
2 21 (2.08%) MS Excel
3 10 (0.99%) Fireworks
3 10 (0.99%) MS Office
4 8 (0.79%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.40%) Acrobat
5 4 (0.40%) InDesign
5 4 (0.40%) ImageReady
5 4 (0.40%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.30%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (0.20%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.099%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 120 (11.86%) Magento
2 81 (8.00%) Oracle CRM
3 17 (1.68%) Google Analytics
4 9 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.40%) osCommerce
6 3 (0.30%) Shopify
6 3 (0.30%) Sage 200
7 2 (0.20%) CubeCart
Cloud Services
1 34 (3.36%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (1.98%) SaaS
3 11 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (0.59%) PaaS
6 1 (0.099%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 62 (6.13%) Internet
2 36 (3.56%) HTTP
3 31 (3.06%) DNS
4 28 (2.77%) Wireless
5 16 (1.58%) Firewall
6 13 (1.28%) Intranet
6 13 (1.28%) SAN
7 11 (1.09%) SSL
7 11 (1.09%) Wi-Fi
7 11 (1.09%) Asterisk PBX
8 9 (0.89%) VoIP
9 8 (0.79%) SMS
9 8 (0.79%) 3GPP
10 7 (0.69%) ZigBee
10 7 (0.69%) FTP
10 7 (0.69%) TCP/IP
11 6 (0.59%) NAS
11 6 (0.59%) LTE
11 6 (0.59%) CTI
11 6 (0.59%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 508 (50.20%) MySQL
2 106 (10.47%) SQL Server
3 67 (6.62%) NoSQL
4 49 (4.84%) MongoDB
5 46 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
6 39 (3.85%) Relational Database
7 26 (2.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 17 (1.68%) SQL Server 2005
9 16 (1.58%) SQL Server 2008
9 16 (1.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 14 (1.38%) Oracle Database
10 14 (1.38%) RDBMS
11 10 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
12 9 (0.89%) Oracle OLAP
12 9 (0.89%) Crystal Reports
12 9 (0.89%) OLAP
12 9 (0.89%) Oracle Database 10g
12 9 (0.89%) DTS
13 8 (0.79%) Big Data
14 3 (0.30%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 136 (13.44%) Subversion
2 119 (11.76%) Git (software)
3 40 (3.95%) Visual Studio
4 21 (2.08%) Jenkins
5 17 (1.68%) Selenium
6 14 (1.38%) Dreamweaver
7 12 (1.19%) Visual Studio Team System
7 12 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (1.19%) Eclipse
8 11 (1.09%) QuickTest Pro
9 9 (0.89%) NUnit
9 9 (0.89%) MorphX
9 9 (0.89%) JIRA
9 9 (0.89%) PVCS
9 9 (0.89%) Oracle Forms
9 9 (0.89%) Bugzilla
9 9 (0.89%) Cucumber
9 9 (0.89%) Mercurial
10 8 (0.79%) RSpec
10 8 (0.79%) Ant
General
1 135 (13.34%) Marketing
2 50 (4.94%) Finance
3 41 (4.05%) Games
4 31 (3.06%) Retail
5 29 (2.87%) Telecoms
6 23 (2.27%) Advertising
7 16 (1.58%) Publishing
8 11 (1.09%) Multimedia
9 10 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (0.49%) Automotive
11 4 (0.40%) Back Office
12 3 (0.30%) Billing
12 3 (0.30%) Spanish Language
12 3 (0.30%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.20%) Front Office
13 2 (0.20%) Portuguese Language
13 2 (0.20%) Banking
14 1 (0.099%) Local Government
14 1 (0.099%) French Language
14 1 (0.099%) German Language
Job Titles
1 754 (74.51%) Developer
2 309 (30.53%) PHP Developer
3 264 (26.09%) Web Developer
4 94 (9.29%) Senior Developer
5 77 (7.61%) Software Developer
6 76 (7.51%) PHP Web Developer
7 67 (6.62%) Software Engineer
8 44 (4.35%) Junior
8 44 (4.35%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 41 (4.05%) Junior Developer
10 38 (3.75%) Senior PHP Developer
11 35 (3.46%) .NET Developer
12 33 (3.26%) Graduate
13 31 (3.06%) Analyst
13 31 (3.06%) Drupal Developer
14 29 (2.87%) Front-End Developer
15 28 (2.77%) Applications Developer
16 26 (2.57%) Graduate Developer
16 26 (2.57%) Java Developer
16 26 (2.57%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 628 (62.06%) HTML
2 545 (53.85%) CSS
3 347 (34.29%) jQuery
4 253 (25.00%) HTML5
5 223 (22.04%) .NET
6 181 (17.89%) LAMP
7 175 (17.29%) XML
8 150 (14.82%) Ajax
9 139 (13.74%) Web Services
10 114 (11.26%) CSS3
11 92 (9.09%) Symfony
12 91 (8.99%) ASP.NET
13 69 (6.82%) SOAP
13 69 (6.82%) AngularJS
14 68 (6.72%) REST
15 52 (5.14%) XHTML
16 44 (4.35%) JSON
16 44 (4.35%) Laravel
17 41 (4.05%) JSP
18 39 (3.85%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 116 (11.46%) Computer Science
2 61 (6.03%) Mobile App
3 34 (3.36%) Open Source
4 27 (2.67%) Mathematics
5 24 (2.37%) Social Media
6 19 (1.88%) Kindle
7 16 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
8 13 (1.28%) Smartphone
9 12 (1.19%) GIS
9 12 (1.19%) Management Information System
10 11 (1.09%) N-Tier
10 11 (1.09%) Visualisation
11 9 (0.89%) Physics
11 9 (0.89%) Blog
11 9 (0.89%) W3C
12 8 (0.79%) Replication
12 8 (0.79%) Client/Server
13 7 (0.69%) Informatics
13 7 (0.69%) Digital Media
14 6 (0.59%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 248 (24.51%) Linux
2 136 (13.44%) Apple iOS
3 73 (7.21%) Windows
4 58 (5.73%) Android
5 24 (2.37%) UNIX
6 14 (1.38%) Ubuntu
7 10 (0.99%) Windows Mobile
8 9 (0.89%) Debian
9 8 (0.79%) Mac OS
10 7 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.49%) CentOS
13 2 (0.20%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.20%) AIX
14 1 (0.099%) HPUX
14 1 (0.099%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.099%) Fedora
14 1 (0.099%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 282 (27.87%) OO
2 193 (19.07%) E-Commerce
3 181 (17.89%) MVC
4 179 (17.69%) Web Development
5 107 (10.57%) OOP
5 107 (10.57%) CRM
6 104 (10.28%) Software Engineering
7 82 (8.10%) TDD
8 80 (7.91%) Agile Software Development
9 65 (6.42%) Scrum
10 51 (5.04%) OO PHP
11 48 (4.74%) Responsive Web Design
12 45 (4.45%) Web Design
13 39 (3.85%) OOD
13 39 (3.85%) Content Management
13 39 (3.85%) Unit Testing
14 37 (3.66%) SEO
15 32 (3.16%) Project Management
16 31 (3.06%) SOA
16 31 (3.06%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 640 (63.24%) JavaScript
2 291 (28.75%) Java
3 282 (27.87%) SQL
4 193 (19.07%) Python
5 125 (12.35%) C#
6 96 (9.49%) Perl
7 80 (7.91%) PHP5
8 72 (7.11%) Ruby
9 49 (4.84%) VB.NET
10 47 (4.64%) C
11 46 (4.55%) C++
12 30 (2.96%) VB
13 26 (2.57%) T-SQL
14 25 (2.47%) PL/SQL
14 25 (2.47%) Bash Shell
15 21 (2.08%) Shell Script
16 18 (1.78%) VBScript
17 15 (1.48%) Objective-C
18 13 (1.28%) VBA
19 11 (1.09%) Korn
Qualifications
1 169 (16.70%) Degree
2 7 (0.69%) CCNA
2 7 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (0.59%) CCNP
4 5 (0.49%) MCDBA
5 3 (0.30%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.20%) ISEB
6 2 (0.20%) HND
7 1 (0.099%) MCSE
7 1 (0.099%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (3.26%) QA
2 32 (3.16%) ISO 9001
3 7 (0.69%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.59%) SLA
5 1 (0.099%) WAI
System Software
1 11 (1.09%) Active Directory
1 11 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (0.79%) OpenSIPS
3 5 (0.49%) KVM
4 4 (0.40%) Corosync
4 4 (0.40%) Squid
5 3 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.20%) Xen
7 1 (0.099%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.099%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 9 (0.89%) Red Hat Satellite
1 9 (0.89%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 9 (0.89%) OpenSSO
2 7 (0.69%) Puppet
3 6 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.20%) Ansible
5 1 (0.099%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.099%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (0.099%) Netcool
5 1 (0.099%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 1 (0.099%) Control-M
5 1 (0.099%) Nagios
5 1 (0.099%) Cacti
Vendors
1 154 (15.22%) Oracle
2 102 (10.08%) Zend
3 82 (8.10%) SAP
4 81 (8.00%) JD Edwards
5 62 (6.13%) Microsoft
6 33 (3.26%) Adobe
7 24 (2.37%) Red Hat
7 24 (2.37%) Google
8 19 (1.88%) Twitter
9 12 (1.19%) Facebook
10 11 (1.09%) VMware
11 9 (0.89%) HP
11 9 (0.89%) Serena
11 9 (0.89%) DataCash
12 8 (0.79%) JBoss
13 7 (0.69%) Cisco
13 7 (0.69%) Sage
13 7 (0.69%) Ogone
13 7 (0.69%) CyberSource
14 6 (0.59%) Demandware
Norwich, Norfolk
IT People First
Salary: From £25,000 to £34,000 per annum Negotiable + Benefits
Posted: 43 minutes ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £32,500 per annum
Posted: 50 minutes ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Nuepc
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Yes.
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £90000 per annum + Yes.
Posted: 22 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
IT People First
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum Negotiable + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
IT People First
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Negotiable + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
CCity IT
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Bristow Holland
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + SHARE OPTIONS!
Posted: 3 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Armour Home Electronics Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Premier Group Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago