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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 46 38 37
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Permanent jobs citing PHP 371 512 487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.78% 6.15% 6.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.10% 11.14% 10.69%
Number of salaries quoted 326 440 450
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
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
4079 4594 4554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 52.54% 55.20% 56.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3526 3916 4053
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 30 June 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 30 June 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 -6 123 £40,000 - 31
Hertfordshire -2 97 £45,000 +22.44% 17
Norfolk +3 51 £24,000 -12.72% 6
Suffolk -14 48 £30,000 -25.00% 4
Essex -16 45 £35,000 -26.31% 7
Bedfordshire +7 9 £32,500 -18.75% 3
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 513 (71.55%) JavaScript
2 485 (67.64%) HTML
3 405 (56.49%) CSS
4 313 (43.65%) MySQL
5 270 (37.66%) jQuery
6 210 (29.29%) HTML5
7 196 (27.34%) Linux
8 192 (26.78%) SQL
9 157 (21.90%) MVC
10 152 (21.20%) Agile Software Development
11 138 (19.25%) Python
12 134 (18.69%) Java
13 128 (17.85%) CSS3
14 124 (17.29%) XML
15 123 (17.15%) Git (software)
16 121 (16.88%) .NET
17 119 (16.60%) Web Development
18 115 (16.04%) LAMP
19 112 (15.62%) Web Services
20 97 (13.53%) E-Commerce
21 95 (13.25%) User Experience
22 93 (12.97%) Apache
23 91 (12.69%) C#
23 91 (12.69%) Marketing
24 88 (12.27%) Perl
25 86 (11.99%) C++
26 84 (11.72%) OO
27 82 (11.44%) Degree
27 82 (11.44%) Ajax
28 78 (10.88%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 93 (12.97%) Apache
2 69 (9.62%) Drupal
3 60 (8.37%) WordPress
4 59 (8.23%) CMS
5 32 (4.46%) JBoss
6 30 (4.18%) Node.js
7 29 (4.04%) WebSphere
8 23 (3.21%) IIS
9 22 (3.07%) WebLogic
9 22 (3.07%) SharePoint
10 20 (2.79%) Tomcat
11 16 (2.23%) nginx
12 14 (1.95%) Joomla!
13 7 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2007
13 7 (0.98%) LiveLink
13 7 (0.98%) MS Exchange
13 7 (0.98%) WebSphere Application Server
13 7 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
13 7 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2010
13 7 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 54 (7.53%) Photoshop
2 23 (3.21%) MS Excel
3 9 (1.26%) MS Office
4 8 (1.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 7 (0.98%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (0.84%) InDesign
7 2 (0.28%) Adobe After Effects
7 2 (0.28%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.14%) PaintShop Pro
8 1 (0.14%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 40 (5.58%) Magento
2 5 (0.70%) Unica
3 2 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 32 (4.46%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (2.23%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (1.39%) Google Cloud Platform
3 10 (1.39%) SaaS
4 7 (0.98%) GitHub
4 7 (0.98%) Google Analytics
5 5 (0.70%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 5 (0.70%) Sage Pay
6 4 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.14%) Basecamp
7 1 (0.14%) IaaS
7 1 (0.14%) MailChimp
7 1 (0.14%) PaaS
7 1 (0.14%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (5.72%) HTTP
2 36 (5.02%) Internet
3 17 (2.37%) Firewall
4 16 (2.23%) TCP/IP
5 13 (1.81%) SSH
6 10 (1.39%) POP3
6 10 (1.39%) SMTP
7 9 (1.26%) FTP
7 9 (1.26%) DNS
7 9 (1.26%) Wireless
8 7 (0.98%) HTTPS
9 6 (0.84%) DAB
10 4 (0.56%) SSL
11 3 (0.42%) SAN
11 3 (0.42%) VoIP
11 3 (0.42%) Intranet
11 3 (0.42%) IMAP
12 2 (0.28%) Reverse Proxy
12 2 (0.28%) NAS
12 2 (0.28%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 313 (43.65%) MySQL
2 78 (10.88%) SQL Server
3 59 (8.23%) NoSQL
4 25 (3.49%) MongoDB
5 24 (3.35%) PostgreSQL
6 23 (3.21%) Relational Database
7 18 (2.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (2.09%) Firebird
9 11 (1.53%) DB2
9 11 (1.53%) Apache Cassandra
10 10 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (1.39%) Oracle Database
11 8 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (0.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 5 (0.70%) Redis
14 4 (0.56%) RDBMS
15 3 (0.42%) Big Data
16 2 (0.28%) Crystal Reports
16 2 (0.28%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 123 (17.15%) Git (software)
2 35 (4.88%) JIRA
3 32 (4.46%) Selenium
4 27 (3.77%) Subversion
5 24 (3.35%) JUnit
6 22 (3.07%) Ant
6 22 (3.07%) Grunt
7 14 (1.95%) Jenkins
8 13 (1.81%) JMeter
9 11 (1.53%) gulp
10 10 (1.39%) Visual Studio
10 10 (1.39%) PHPUnit
11 9 (1.26%) Mercurial
12 8 (1.12%) Behat
13 7 (0.98%) LoadRunner
13 7 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (0.84%) HP UFT
14 6 (0.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 6 (0.84%) Eclipse
14 6 (0.84%) LoadUI
General
1 91 (12.69%) Marketing
2 21 (2.93%) Finance
3 20 (2.79%) Games
4 19 (2.65%) Retail
5 14 (1.95%) Advertising
6 10 (1.39%) Banking
7 8 (1.12%) Publishing
7 8 (1.12%) Electronics
8 7 (0.98%) Arabic Language
8 7 (0.98%) Russian Language
9 6 (0.84%) Manufacturing
9 6 (0.84%) Telecoms
9 6 (0.84%) Back Office
10 5 (0.70%) Law
10 5 (0.70%) French Language
10 5 (0.70%) German Language
10 5 (0.70%) Italian Language
10 5 (0.70%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.28%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 572 (79.78%) Developer
2 207 (28.87%) PHP Developer
3 190 (26.50%) Web Developer
4 71 (9.90%) Senior Developer
5 70 (9.76%) Software Developer
6 54 (7.53%) Software Engineer
7 45 (6.28%) Java Developer
8 40 (5.58%) Junior
9 39 (5.44%) Applications Developer
10 38 (5.30%) Junior Developer
11 37 (5.16%) PHP Web Developer
12 33 (4.60%) Lead Developer
13 32 (4.46%) Front-End Developer
14 29 (4.04%) Analyst
14 29 (4.04%) Senior PHP Developer
15 27 (3.77%) Graduate
16 21 (2.93%) PHP MySQL Developer
17 20 (2.79%) Java Software Engineer
17 20 (2.79%) Web Applications Developer
18 19 (2.65%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 485 (67.64%) HTML
2 405 (56.49%) CSS
3 270 (37.66%) jQuery
4 210 (29.29%) HTML5
5 128 (17.85%) CSS3
6 124 (17.29%) XML
7 121 (16.88%) .NET
8 115 (16.04%) LAMP
9 112 (15.62%) Web Services
10 82 (11.44%) Ajax
11 76 (10.60%) Laravel
12 64 (8.93%) Symfony
13 58 (8.09%) JSON
13 58 (8.09%) ASP.NET
14 57 (7.95%) AngularJS
15 49 (6.83%) Sass
16 46 (6.42%) SOAP
17 43 (6.00%) REST
17 43 (6.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 32 (4.46%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 95 (13.25%) User Experience
2 63 (8.79%) Computer Science
3 27 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (3.77%) Mobile App
4 18 (2.51%) Algorithms
5 16 (2.23%) MPEG
5 16 (2.23%) W3C
6 13 (1.81%) Data Structures
7 10 (1.39%) Management Information System
8 8 (1.12%) EPoS
8 8 (1.12%) Visualisation
9 7 (0.98%) NHS
9 7 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (0.98%) Internet of Things
10 5 (0.70%) Client/Server
10 5 (0.70%) IVR
10 5 (0.70%) Data Integration
10 5 (0.70%) Mathematics
11 4 (0.56%) Statistics
11 4 (0.56%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 196 (27.34%) Linux
2 74 (10.32%) Windows
3 53 (7.39%) Apple iOS
4 52 (7.25%) Android
5 29 (4.04%) UNIX
6 14 (1.95%) AIX
7 9 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (0.84%) Debian
8 6 (0.84%) CentOS
9 3 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.42%) OpenVMS
10 2 (0.28%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (21.90%) MVC
2 152 (21.20%) Agile Software Development
3 119 (16.60%) Web Development
4 97 (13.53%) E-Commerce
5 84 (11.72%) OO
6 78 (10.88%) TDD
7 71 (9.90%) OOP
8 70 (9.76%) Software Engineering
9 56 (7.81%) Open Source
10 41 (5.72%) Mobile Development
11 33 (4.60%) OO PHP
12 32 (4.46%) SOA
13 28 (3.91%) Scrum
13 28 (3.91%) API Integration
14 27 (3.77%) Mentoring
15 23 (3.21%) SEO
15 23 (3.21%) CRM
16 20 (2.79%) Digital Marketing
16 20 (2.79%) Continuous Integration
17 19 (2.65%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 513 (71.55%) JavaScript
2 192 (26.78%) SQL
3 138 (19.25%) Python
4 134 (18.69%) Java
5 91 (12.69%) C#
6 88 (12.27%) Perl
7 86 (11.99%) C++
8 65 (9.07%) C
9 62 (8.65%) Ruby
10 43 (6.00%) Bash Shell
11 42 (5.86%) PHP5
12 17 (2.37%) VB
13 16 (2.23%) Shell Script
14 14 (1.95%) Apple Swift
15 12 (1.67%) Objective-C
15 12 (1.67%) VBScript
16 10 (1.39%) VB.NET
17 9 (1.26%) AWK
18 7 (0.98%) XQuery
18 7 (0.98%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 82 (11.44%) Degree
2 10 (1.39%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.56%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.42%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.14%) MySQL Certification
6 1 (0.14%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (0.14%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (0.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.14%) MCP
6 1 (0.14%) MCSE
6 1 (0.14%) MCSA
6 1 (0.14%) CCIE
6 1 (0.14%) CCNP
6 1 (0.14%) CCNA
6 1 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.14%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (1.53%) QA
2 5 (0.70%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.42%) SLA
3 3 (0.42%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.42%) WAI
4 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.14%) WCAG
System Software
1 17 (2.37%) Firmware
2 7 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (0.98%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.56%) Varnish
3 4 (0.56%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.42%) iptables
4 3 (0.42%) Xen
4 3 (0.42%) Sendmail
5 2 (0.28%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.14%) vCloud
6 1 (0.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (2.65%) Puppet
2 15 (2.09%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (1.26%) cPanel
4 8 (1.12%) Vagrant
5 3 (0.42%) Nagios
5 3 (0.42%) Cacti
6 2 (0.28%) Ansible
6 2 (0.28%) Nmap
7 1 (0.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 61 (8.51%) Zend
2 53 (7.39%) Microsoft
3 40 (5.58%) Adobe
4 34 (4.74%) Oracle
4 34 (4.74%) Google
5 21 (2.93%) IBM
6 12 (1.67%) Facebook
7 11 (1.53%) Cisco
8 9 (1.26%) Red Hat
9 8 (1.12%) SAP
9 8 (1.12%) VMware
10 7 (0.98%) Sun
10 7 (0.98%) PayPal
11 6 (0.84%) Business Objects
11 6 (0.84%) Twitter
11 6 (0.84%) Rackspace
12 5 (0.70%) Sage
13 4 (0.56%) hybris
14 3 (0.42%) JD Edwards
14 3 (0.42%) Avaya
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + 8 weeks holiday
Posted: 5 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus a great benefits package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Searchability.co.uk
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Superb benefits package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Immediate or summer start.
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £26000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Suffolk
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Shares!
Posted: 2 days ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £34000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
ISL
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Norfolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £19k - 21k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Leigh-On-Sea, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25k-50k
Posted: 4 days ago