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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 63 64 55
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Permanent jobs citing PHP 234 271 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.75% 3.71% 4.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.07% 7.19% 9.02%
Number of salaries quoted 196 249 276
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,250 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +6.81%
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
3311 3768 3902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 53.11% 51.53% 50.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2809 3317 3244
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +15 76 £43,000 +7.50% 24
Essex +11 49 £35,000 -6.66% 15
Hertfordshire -8 40 £38,500 -3.75% 12
Suffolk -8 34 £37,500 +19.04% 7
Bedfordshire +27 23 £33,000 -26.66% 6
Norfolk -19 15 £32,500 +9.24% 5
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for PHP.

1 358 (63.03%) JavaScript
2 304 (53.52%) HTML
3 288 (50.70%) CSS
4 234 (41.20%) MySQL
5 226 (39.79%) Web Development
6 191 (33.63%) jQuery
7 162 (28.52%) Linux
8 131 (23.06%) MVC
9 113 (19.89%) LAMP
10 111 (19.54%) Java
11 96 (16.90%) HTML5
12 94 (16.55%) Agile Software Development
13 86 (15.14%) SQL
14 83 (14.61%) Symfony
15 79 (13.91%) E-Commerce
16 78 (13.73%) Software Engineering
17 76 (13.38%) C#
18 75 (13.20%) Front End Development
19 73 (12.85%) CSS3
19 73 (12.85%) Laravel
20 71 (12.50%) Degree
21 70 (12.32%) Git (software)
22 65 (11.44%) CMS
23 64 (11.27%) OO
24 60 (10.56%) .NET
25 59 (10.39%) Ajax
26 57 (10.04%) XML
27 56 (9.86%) Python
28 53 (9.33%) OOP
29 50 (8.80%) AngularJS

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 65 (11.44%) CMS
2 40 (7.04%) WordPress
3 38 (6.69%) Drupal
4 33 (5.81%) Apache
5 11 (1.94%) Joomla!
6 10 (1.76%) IIS
7 8 (1.41%) SharePoint
8 7 (1.23%) nginx
9 5 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (0.88%) Umbraco
10 3 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.53%) Moodle
10 3 (0.53%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.18%) Confluence
11 1 (0.18%) JBoss
Applications
1 12 (2.11%) Photoshop
2 7 (1.23%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (1.23%) MS Office
3 4 (0.70%) GIMP
3 4 (0.70%) MS Excel
4 3 (0.53%) Fireworks
4 3 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.35%) MS Project
6 1 (0.18%) InDesign
6 1 (0.18%) InVision
Business Applications
1 35 (6.16%) Magento
2 4 (0.70%) BigMachines
2 4 (0.70%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.35%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 34 (5.99%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (2.29%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (1.41%) GitHub
3 8 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.23%) Office 365
5 6 (1.06%) SaaS
6 5 (0.88%) IaaS
7 4 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.70%) Oracle CX
8 3 (0.53%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.18%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.11%) HTTP
2 11 (1.94%) Intranet
3 9 (1.58%) FTP
4 8 (1.41%) Internet
5 6 (1.06%) DNS
6 5 (0.88%) Ethernet
6 5 (0.88%) LDAP
6 5 (0.88%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.88%) Wireless
7 4 (0.70%) POP3
7 4 (0.70%) RS-232
7 4 (0.70%) SMTP
7 4 (0.70%) Wireshark
8 3 (0.53%) SNMP
8 3 (0.53%) SSL
9 2 (0.35%) SAN
10 1 (0.18%) IMAP
10 1 (0.18%) Network Security
10 1 (0.18%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 234 (41.20%) MySQL
2 30 (5.28%) NoSQL
3 27 (4.75%) Relational Database
4 20 (3.52%) SQL Server
5 15 (2.64%) MongoDB
6 12 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (1.06%) Big Data
8 5 (0.88%) Apache Hive
8 5 (0.88%) Hadoop
8 5 (0.88%) Navicat
8 5 (0.88%) SQL Server 2000
8 5 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (0.70%) Apache Accumulo
9 4 (0.70%) Impala
9 4 (0.70%) Mahout
9 4 (0.70%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 70 (12.32%) Git (software)
2 22 (3.87%) Subversion
3 13 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (1.94%) Mercurial
5 10 (1.76%) git-flow
6 7 (1.23%) PHPUnit
6 7 (1.23%) Visual Studio
7 6 (1.06%) gulp
8 5 (0.88%) Jenkins
8 5 (0.88%) JMeter
8 5 (0.88%) PhpStorm
8 5 (0.88%) Selenium
9 4 (0.70%) Grunt
10 3 (0.53%) Bower
10 3 (0.53%) Maven
10 3 (0.53%) Vagrant
11 2 (0.35%) Dreamweaver
11 2 (0.35%) JIRA
11 2 (0.35%) Ranorex
11 2 (0.35%) Travis CI
General
1 38 (6.69%) Marketing
2 34 (5.99%) Finance
3 19 (3.35%) Publishing
4 14 (2.46%) Games
5 10 (1.76%) Retail
6 9 (1.58%) Advertising
7 5 (0.88%) Law
8 4 (0.70%) Automotive
9 3 (0.53%) Back Office
9 3 (0.53%) Banking
9 3 (0.53%) Billing
9 3 (0.53%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.35%) Electronics
11 1 (0.18%) Legal
11 1 (0.18%) Local Government
11 1 (0.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 400 (70.42%) Developer
2 248 (43.66%) PHP Developer
3 130 (22.89%) Web Developer
4 82 (14.44%) PHP Web Developer
5 46 (8.10%) Software Engineer
6 37 (6.51%) Full Stack Developer
7 32 (5.63%) Graduate
8 29 (5.11%) Programmer
9 28 (4.93%) Senior Developer
10 25 (4.40%) Full Stack Web Developer
10 25 (4.40%) Graduate Developer
10 25 (4.40%) HTML Developer
11 24 (4.23%) Software Developer
12 23 (4.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 20 (3.52%) PHP Software Engineer
14 19 (3.35%) HTML CSS Developer
14 19 (3.35%) PHP Programmer
15 18 (3.17%) Architect
15 18 (3.17%) JavaScript Developer
16 17 (2.99%) Cloud Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 304 (53.52%) HTML
2 288 (50.70%) CSS
3 191 (33.63%) jQuery
4 113 (19.89%) LAMP
5 96 (16.90%) HTML5
6 83 (14.61%) Symfony
7 73 (12.85%) CSS3
7 73 (12.85%) Laravel
8 60 (10.56%) .NET
9 59 (10.39%) Ajax
10 57 (10.04%) XML
11 50 (8.80%) AngularJS
12 43 (7.57%) CakePHP
12 43 (7.57%) Sass
13 42 (7.39%) RESTful
14 39 (6.87%) REST
15 33 (5.81%) Web Services
16 31 (5.46%) JSON
17 26 (4.58%) Node.js
17 26 (4.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 45 (7.92%) Mobile App
2 43 (7.57%) Computer Science
3 37 (6.51%) User Experience
4 23 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (2.29%) Mathematics
6 8 (1.41%) Algorithms
6 8 (1.41%) Data Structures
6 8 (1.41%) Driving Licence
6 8 (1.41%) Physics
6 8 (1.41%) Social Media
7 7 (1.23%) Virtual Team
8 6 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.06%) EPoS
9 5 (0.88%) Client/Server
9 5 (0.88%) Kindle
9 5 (0.88%) Raspberry Pi
10 4 (0.70%) Life Science
10 4 (0.70%) MPEG
10 4 (0.70%) Photography
11 3 (0.53%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 162 (28.52%) Linux
2 49 (8.63%) Windows
3 16 (2.82%) Debian
4 15 (2.64%) Android
4 15 (2.64%) Apple iOS
5 12 (2.11%) Unix
6 11 (1.94%) Ubuntu
7 8 (1.41%) Fedora
7 8 (1.41%) Windows Server
8 7 (1.23%) CentOS
8 7 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.35%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.18%) AIX
11 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.18%) SUSE
11 1 (0.18%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (39.79%) Web Development
2 131 (23.06%) MVC
3 94 (16.55%) Agile Software Development
4 79 (13.91%) E-Commerce
5 78 (13.73%) Software Engineering
6 75 (13.20%) Front End Development
7 64 (11.27%) OO
8 53 (9.33%) OOP
9 48 (8.45%) TDD
10 35 (6.16%) Mentoring
11 30 (5.28%) CRM
11 30 (5.28%) DevOps
11 30 (5.28%) SDLC
12 28 (4.93%) Open Source
13 25 (4.40%) Continuous Integration
14 22 (3.87%) Web Design
15 18 (3.17%) ITIL
16 17 (2.99%) Scrum
17 16 (2.82%) Project Management
17 16 (2.82%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 358 (63.03%) JavaScript
2 111 (19.54%) Java
3 86 (15.14%) SQL
4 76 (13.38%) C#
5 56 (9.86%) Python
6 48 (8.45%) C++
7 35 (6.16%) Perl
8 28 (4.93%) Ruby
9 25 (4.40%) C
10 15 (2.64%) Bash Shell
11 12 (2.11%) PowerShell
11 12 (2.11%) VB.NET
12 11 (1.94%) Objective-C
13 9 (1.58%) Embedded C
14 8 (1.41%) Embedded C++
14 8 (1.41%) PHP 5
15 4 (0.70%) Assembly Language
16 3 (0.53%) T-SQL
16 3 (0.53%) VB
17 2 (0.35%) R
Qualifications
1 71 (12.50%) Degree
2 6 (1.06%) CEH
2 6 (1.06%) CISM
2 6 (1.06%) CISSP
3 5 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (0.35%) DBS Check
4 2 (0.35%) PhD
4 2 (0.35%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.35%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.11%) QA
2 6 (1.06%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.70%) SLA
4 2 (0.35%) WAI
System Software
1 9 (1.58%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.06%) Docker
3 5 (0.88%) Apache Flume
3 5 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.70%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.53%) Corosync
5 3 (0.53%) Shibboleth
5 3 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.18%) iptables
6 1 (0.18%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.18%) Varnish
6 1 (0.18%) vCloud
6 1 (0.18%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (2.64%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (2.11%) Ansible
2 12 (2.11%) Puppet
3 4 (0.70%) Hadoop YARN
3 4 (0.70%) Oozie
4 3 (0.53%) Kubernetes
4 3 (0.53%) Pacemaker
5 1 (0.18%) Cobbler
5 1 (0.18%) cPanel
5 1 (0.18%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.18%) Nagios
5 1 (0.18%) Nessus
5 1 (0.18%) Nexpose
5 1 (0.18%) PowerCLI
5 1 (0.18%) SCCM
5 1 (0.18%) SCOM
5 1 (0.18%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 39 (6.87%) Zend
2 25 (4.40%) Microsoft
3 24 (4.23%) Oracle
4 15 (2.64%) Google
4 15 (2.64%) VMware
5 11 (1.94%) Rackspace
5 11 (1.94%) Red Hat
6 9 (1.58%) Adobe
7 6 (1.06%) Sitecore
8 5 (0.88%) Cloudera
9 4 (0.70%) Informatica
9 4 (0.70%) Siebel
10 3 (0.53%) Facebook
10 3 (0.53%) HP
10 3 (0.53%) SAP
11 2 (0.35%) Atmel
11 2 (0.35%) Cisco
11 2 (0.35%) Dell
11 2 (0.35%) New Relic
12 1 (0.18%) Kaspersky
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £22000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Essex
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 32k per year
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 - £75000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Essex
Xcede
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits: Pension, Private Medical + More
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 65,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 75000
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago