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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 49 32 57
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +25
Permanent jobs citing PHP 355 553 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.80% 6.82% 4.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.01% 11.91% 7.78%
Number of salaries quoted 293 489 340
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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
3942 4645 4818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 53.25% 57.25% 56.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3278 3916 4248
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 £27,500 £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 31 March 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 31 March 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 0 126 £45,000 +25.87% 11
Cambridgeshire -14 107 £45,000 +16.88% 13
Suffolk -15 41 £32,500 -7.14% 4
Essex -37 34 £27,750 -41.57% 9
Norfolk -11 26 £37,500 +10.29% 5
Bedfordshire +20 24 £32,500 -18.75% 2
East Anglia 0 1 £37,500 +7.14%
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 475 (68.54%) JavaScript
2 472 (68.11%) HTML
3 389 (56.13%) CSS
4 284 (40.98%) MySQL
5 283 (40.84%) jQuery
6 218 (31.46%) SQL
7 193 (27.85%) Linux
8 187 (26.98%) HTML5
9 162 (23.38%) Python
10 143 (20.63%) Web Development
11 141 (20.35%) .NET
12 136 (19.62%) MVC
13 129 (18.61%) Agile Software Development
14 122 (17.60%) Perl
15 119 (17.17%) XML
16 117 (16.88%) Degree
17 111 (16.02%) CSS3
17 111 (16.02%) Java
18 103 (14.86%) LAMP
19 102 (14.72%) Git (software)
20 95 (13.71%) Apache
21 94 (13.56%) OO
21 94 (13.56%) SQL Server
22 92 (13.28%) C#
23 90 (12.99%) Drupal
24 87 (12.55%) Marketing
24 87 (12.55%) ASP.NET
25 84 (12.12%) Computer Science
26 78 (11.26%) Ajax
27 74 (10.68%) C

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 95 (13.71%) Apache
2 90 (12.99%) Drupal
3 64 (9.24%) WordPress
4 61 (8.80%) CMS
5 32 (4.62%) Node.js
6 26 (3.75%) JBoss
6 26 (3.75%) SharePoint
7 24 (3.46%) WebSphere
8 22 (3.17%) IIS
9 20 (2.89%) Tomcat
10 17 (2.45%) WebLogic
11 14 (2.02%) Joomla!
12 13 (1.88%) MS Exchange
13 12 (1.73%) ColdFusion
14 7 (1.01%) WebSphere Application Server
14 7 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
14 7 (1.01%) LiveLink
14 7 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
14 7 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
14 7 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 36 (5.19%) Photoshop
2 13 (1.88%) MS Office
2 13 (1.88%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.88%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (0.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (0.58%) InDesign
5 3 (0.43%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.29%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.14%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 40 (5.77%) Magento
2 3 (0.43%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.29%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.14%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 27 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (2.89%) Cloud Computing
3 17 (2.45%) Google Cloud Platform
4 11 (1.59%) SaaS
5 10 (1.44%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (1.15%) GitHub
8 5 (0.72%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 2 (0.29%) IaaS
10 1 (0.14%) IBM SmartCloud
10 1 (0.14%) MailChimp
10 1 (0.14%) PaaS
10 1 (0.14%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 47 (6.78%) Internet
2 34 (4.91%) HTTP
3 16 (2.31%) TCP/IP
4 14 (2.02%) Wireless
4 14 (2.02%) SSH
5 13 (1.88%) Firewall
6 12 (1.73%) DNS
7 10 (1.44%) POP3
7 10 (1.44%) SMTP
8 8 (1.15%) FTP
9 7 (1.01%) HTTPS
9 7 (1.01%) DAB
10 6 (0.87%) DHCP
11 4 (0.58%) SSL
11 4 (0.58%) SAN
11 4 (0.58%) Reverse Proxy
12 3 (0.43%) IMAP
12 3 (0.43%) VPN
13 2 (0.29%) Intranet
13 2 (0.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 284 (40.98%) MySQL
2 94 (13.56%) SQL Server
3 50 (7.22%) PostgreSQL
4 30 (4.33%) Relational Database
5 28 (4.04%) NoSQL
6 27 (3.90%) MongoDB
7 20 (2.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (2.02%) DB2
9 12 (1.73%) Redis
10 11 (1.59%) Oracle Database
10 11 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
11 9 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
12 8 (1.15%) Firebird
13 7 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
14 5 (0.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 5 (0.72%) RDBMS
15 4 (0.58%) Oracle Database 10g
15 4 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 102 (14.72%) Git (software)
2 27 (3.90%) Subversion
3 22 (3.17%) Selenium
4 19 (2.74%) JIRA
5 17 (2.45%) Visual Studio
6 16 (2.31%) Jenkins
7 15 (2.16%) JUnit
8 13 (1.88%) Grunt
9 12 (1.73%) Ant
10 11 (1.59%) JMeter
11 10 (1.44%) PHPUnit
12 9 (1.30%) Mercurial
13 8 (1.15%) Jasmine
13 8 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (1.01%) LoadRunner
14 7 (1.01%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 6 (0.87%) Eclipse
15 6 (0.87%) Behat
16 5 (0.72%) Appcelerator Titanium
16 5 (0.72%) Dreamweaver
General
1 87 (12.55%) Marketing
2 21 (3.03%) Publishing
3 15 (2.16%) Advertising
3 15 (2.16%) Telecoms
3 15 (2.16%) Finance
4 10 (1.44%) Multimedia
5 6 (0.87%) Retail
5 6 (0.87%) Electronics
6 5 (0.72%) Manufacturing
6 5 (0.72%) Banking
6 5 (0.72%) French Language
6 5 (0.72%) German Language
6 5 (0.72%) Italian Language
6 5 (0.72%) Spanish Language
7 4 (0.58%) Games
7 4 (0.58%) Back Office
8 1 (0.14%) Automotive
8 1 (0.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 510 (73.59%) Developer
2 193 (27.85%) Web Developer
3 153 (22.08%) PHP Developer
4 71 (10.25%) Senior Developer
5 49 (7.07%) Software Developer
6 41 (5.92%) Applications Developer
7 40 (5.77%) Software Engineer
8 37 (5.34%) Front-End Developer
9 36 (5.19%) Graduate
10 35 (5.05%) Graduate Developer
11 34 (4.91%) Junior
11 34 (4.91%) Java Developer
12 33 (4.76%) Junior Developer
13 29 (4.18%) Analyst
14 26 (3.75%) PHP Web Developer
15 23 (3.32%) Senior PHP Developer
15 23 (3.32%) Lead Developer
16 21 (3.03%) Support Analyst
17 20 (2.89%) PHP MySQL Developer
18 19 (2.74%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 472 (68.11%) HTML
2 389 (56.13%) CSS
3 283 (40.84%) jQuery
4 187 (26.98%) HTML5
5 141 (20.35%) .NET
6 119 (17.17%) XML
7 111 (16.02%) CSS3
8 103 (14.86%) LAMP
9 87 (12.55%) ASP.NET
10 78 (11.26%) Ajax
11 73 (10.53%) Web Services
12 54 (7.79%) JSON
13 50 (7.22%) AngularJS
14 44 (6.35%) Symfony
15 42 (6.06%) Sass
16 38 (5.48%) Laravel
17 37 (5.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 36 (5.19%) REST
19 32 (4.62%) SOAP
20 27 (3.90%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 84 (12.12%) Computer Science
2 54 (7.79%) User Experience
3 35 (5.05%) Open Source
4 29 (4.18%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (3.03%) W3C
6 17 (2.45%) Mobile App
7 15 (2.16%) Internet of Things
8 14 (2.02%) Management Information System
9 13 (1.88%) Kindle
9 13 (1.88%) Algorithms
9 13 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (1.59%) Mathematics
11 10 (1.44%) Visualisation
12 9 (1.30%) Embedded Systems
12 9 (1.30%) MPEG
13 8 (1.15%) Client/Server
14 7 (1.01%) BBC
14 7 (1.01%) Physics
14 7 (1.01%) Data Structures
15 5 (0.72%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 193 (27.85%) Linux
2 66 (9.52%) Windows
3 47 (6.78%) UNIX
4 18 (2.60%) Debian
4 18 (2.60%) Android
5 14 (2.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (1.88%) Apple iOS
6 13 (1.88%) AIX
7 9 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.58%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.43%) CentOS
10 3 (0.43%) OpenVMS
10 3 (0.43%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.29%) Windows Phone 8
12 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (20.63%) Web Development
2 136 (19.62%) MVC
3 129 (18.61%) Agile Software Development
4 94 (13.56%) OO
5 71 (10.25%) E-Commerce
6 55 (7.94%) TDD
7 51 (7.36%) Software Engineering
8 48 (6.93%) OOP
9 47 (6.78%) OO PHP
10 40 (5.77%) Mentoring
11 35 (5.05%) Scrum
12 31 (4.47%) SOA
12 31 (4.47%) Continuous Integration
13 27 (3.90%) Web Application Development
14 25 (3.61%) BDD
15 22 (3.17%) Mobile Development
15 22 (3.17%) SEO
16 21 (3.03%) Digital Marketing
17 19 (2.74%) ITIL
18 18 (2.60%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 475 (68.54%) JavaScript
2 218 (31.46%) SQL
3 162 (23.38%) Python
4 122 (17.60%) Perl
5 111 (16.02%) Java
6 92 (13.28%) C#
7 74 (10.68%) C
8 72 (10.39%) C++
9 63 (9.09%) Ruby
10 50 (7.22%) Bash Shell
11 39 (5.63%) PHP5
12 14 (2.02%) VB
13 13 (1.88%) VB.NET
14 9 (1.30%) VBScript
14 9 (1.30%) Shell Script
15 8 (1.15%) XQuery
15 8 (1.15%) T-SQL
16 7 (1.01%) PL/SQL
16 7 (1.01%) AWK
17 5 (0.72%) RPG
Qualifications
1 117 (16.88%) Degree
2 12 (1.73%) Security Cleared
2 12 (1.73%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 4 (0.58%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.29%) MySQL Certification
4 2 (0.29%) ISEB
4 2 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.29%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.29%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.14%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.74%) QA
2 14 (2.02%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.43%) SLA
4 2 (0.29%) WAI
System Software
1 13 (1.88%) Firmware
2 8 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (1.15%) Hyper-V
3 7 (1.01%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.01%) Varnish
4 6 (0.87%) Xen
5 3 (0.43%) Snort
5 3 (0.43%) Sendmail
5 3 (0.43%) iptables
6 2 (0.29%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (2.31%) Puppet
2 15 (2.16%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (1.44%) cPanel
4 7 (1.01%) Vagrant
5 6 (0.87%) Nagios
6 3 (0.43%) Cacti
7 1 (0.14%) Ansible
Vendors
1 52 (7.50%) Zend
2 50 (7.22%) Microsoft
3 38 (5.48%) Adobe
3 38 (5.48%) Oracle
4 26 (3.75%) Google
5 20 (2.89%) IBM
6 17 (2.45%) Red Hat
7 10 (1.44%) Cognos
8 8 (1.15%) Cisco
8 8 (1.15%) SAP
8 8 (1.15%) VMware
9 7 (1.01%) hybris
9 7 (1.01%) Sage
9 7 (1.01%) Sun
10 6 (0.87%) ATG
10 6 (0.87%) Demandware
10 6 (0.87%) Rackspace
10 6 (0.87%) CyberSource
10 6 (0.87%) Ogone
11 5 (0.72%) Twitter
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Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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