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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 64 43 35
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -8
Permanent jobs citing PHP 266 380 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.63% 4.96% 6.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.05% 9.65% 11.10%
Number of salaries quoted 235 304 431
Average salary £40,000 £36,618 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.23% +4.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
3774 3937 4063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 51.54% 51.43% 56.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3330 3314 3643
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 £57,500 £54,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -11 77 £40,000 +5.96% 15
Hertfordshire -40 70 £41,250 +14.58% 12
Essex -4 40 £37,500 -6.25% 6
Suffolk -14 32 £30,000 -14.28% 6
Norfolk +18 31 £24,000 -36.00% 3
Bedfordshire -2 14 £45,000 -10.00% 2
East Anglia - 2 £35,000 - 1
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 481 (73.89%) JavaScript
2 424 (65.13%) HTML
3 370 (56.84%) CSS
4 296 (45.47%) MySQL
5 222 (34.10%) jQuery
6 166 (25.50%) HTML5
7 160 (24.58%) Linux
8 140 (21.51%) MVC
9 137 (21.04%) SQL
10 114 (17.51%) Git (software)
11 110 (16.90%) Java
12 107 (16.44%) Agile Software Development
13 105 (16.13%) E-Commerce
14 104 (15.98%) LAMP
15 103 (15.82%) .NET
15 103 (15.82%) CSS3
16 102 (15.67%) Web Services
17 99 (15.21%) Laravel
18 98 (15.05%) User Experience
19 92 (14.13%) Python
20 90 (13.82%) XML
21 88 (13.52%) C#
22 87 (13.36%) Web Development
23 86 (13.21%) Degree
24 85 (13.06%) Ajax
25 81 (12.44%) TDD
26 77 (11.83%) Apache
27 75 (11.52%) OOP
28 70 (10.75%) Symfony
29 64 (9.83%) Software Engineering

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 77 (11.83%) Apache
2 62 (9.52%) WordPress
3 57 (8.76%) Drupal
4 53 (8.14%) CMS
5 30 (4.61%) Node.js
6 22 (3.38%) JBoss
7 20 (3.07%) nginx
8 18 (2.76%) WebSphere
9 17 (2.61%) IIS
10 16 (2.46%) WebLogic
11 12 (1.84%) Joomla!
12 10 (1.54%) Tomcat
13 8 (1.23%) SugarCRM
14 7 (1.08%) SharePoint
15 5 (0.77%) LiveLink
15 5 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
15 5 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
16 3 (0.46%) Apache Solr
16 3 (0.46%) Oracle Workflow
17 2 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 46 (7.07%) Photoshop
2 20 (3.07%) MS Excel
3 5 (0.77%) MS Office
3 5 (0.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.31%) InDesign
5 2 (0.31%) Adobe After Effects
5 2 (0.31%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.15%) PaintShop Pro
6 1 (0.15%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 36 (5.53%) Magento
2 5 (0.77%) Unica
3 2 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.15%) GoldMine
4 1 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 19 (2.92%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.23%) Google Analytics
3 5 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (0.77%) SaaS
4 4 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (0.46%) GitHub
6 1 (0.15%) Basecamp
6 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.15%) PaaS
6 1 (0.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (4.15%) HTTP
2 22 (3.38%) Internet
3 19 (2.92%) Firewall
4 14 (2.15%) TCP/IP
5 11 (1.69%) DNS
6 10 (1.54%) SMTP
7 7 (1.08%) POP3
7 7 (1.08%) FTP
7 7 (1.08%) SSH
8 6 (0.92%) SSL
9 5 (0.77%) IMAP
9 5 (0.77%) Wireless
10 4 (0.61%) VoIP
11 3 (0.46%) CTI
12 2 (0.31%) Intranet
12 2 (0.31%) SAN
12 2 (0.31%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.31%) WAN
12 2 (0.31%) Telnet
12 2 (0.31%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 296 (45.47%) MySQL
2 59 (9.06%) NoSQL
3 56 (8.60%) SQL Server
4 36 (5.53%) Relational Database
5 25 (3.84%) MongoDB
6 16 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (1.84%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (1.54%) Firebird
8 10 (1.54%) Oracle Database
9 9 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (1.08%) RDBMS
11 7 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
13 5 (0.77%) BusinessObjects
14 3 (0.46%) DB2
14 3 (0.46%) Crystal Reports
14 3 (0.46%) Hadoop
14 3 (0.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 3 (0.46%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 114 (17.51%) Git (software)
2 27 (4.15%) JIRA
3 25 (3.84%) Subversion
4 24 (3.69%) Selenium
5 20 (3.07%) JUnit
6 17 (2.61%) Ant
6 17 (2.61%) Grunt
7 13 (2.00%) gulp
8 12 (1.84%) Jenkins
8 12 (1.84%) PHPUnit
9 8 (1.23%) Mercurial
9 8 (1.23%) Behat
10 7 (1.08%) Visual Studio
11 6 (0.92%) JMeter
12 5 (0.77%) Eclipse
12 5 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (0.77%) YouTrack
13 4 (0.61%) Android Studio
13 4 (0.61%) MSBuild
13 4 (0.61%) TeamCity
General
1 56 (8.60%) Marketing
2 29 (4.45%) Games
3 20 (3.07%) Retail
4 16 (2.46%) Finance
5 10 (1.54%) Back Office
6 8 (1.23%) Banking
7 7 (1.08%) Arabic Language
7 7 (1.08%) Russian Language
8 6 (0.92%) Electronics
9 5 (0.77%) Law
10 4 (0.61%) Advertising
10 4 (0.61%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.46%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.31%) Publishing
12 2 (0.31%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.15%) Billing
Job Titles
1 534 (82.03%) Developer
2 235 (36.10%) PHP Developer
3 174 (26.73%) Web Developer
4 65 (9.98%) Software Developer
5 56 (8.60%) Senior Developer
6 54 (8.29%) PHP Web Developer
7 51 (7.83%) Software Engineer
8 36 (5.53%) Java Developer
9 35 (5.38%) Graduate
9 35 (5.38%) Applications Developer
10 33 (5.07%) Junior
11 32 (4.92%) Programmer
12 31 (4.76%) Analyst
13 30 (4.61%) Junior Developer
14 26 (3.99%) Senior PHP Developer
15 24 (3.69%) Lead Developer
16 22 (3.38%) Front-End Developer
17 18 (2.76%) Senior Web Developer
18 16 (2.46%) Java Software Engineer
19 15 (2.30%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 424 (65.13%) HTML
2 370 (56.84%) CSS
3 222 (34.10%) jQuery
4 166 (25.50%) HTML5
5 104 (15.98%) LAMP
6 103 (15.82%) .NET
6 103 (15.82%) CSS3
7 102 (15.67%) Web Services
8 99 (15.21%) Laravel
9 90 (13.82%) XML
10 85 (13.06%) Ajax
11 70 (10.75%) Symfony
12 55 (8.45%) AngularJS
13 54 (8.29%) ASP.NET
14 49 (7.53%) SOAP
14 49 (7.53%) REST
15 46 (7.07%) JSON
16 34 (5.22%) Backbone.js
17 33 (5.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 31 (4.76%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 98 (15.05%) User Experience
2 60 (9.22%) Computer Science
3 35 (5.38%) Mobile App
4 28 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (2.15%) MPEG
6 12 (1.84%) Algorithms
7 10 (1.54%) Mathematics
8 9 (1.38%) EPoS
8 9 (1.38%) IVR
8 9 (1.38%) Data Structures
9 8 (1.23%) Management Information System
9 8 (1.23%) Client/Server
10 7 (1.08%) Visualisation
11 6 (0.92%) Data Integration
11 6 (0.92%) W3C
11 6 (0.92%) Replication
12 5 (0.77%) Clustering
12 5 (0.77%) NHS
12 5 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (0.77%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 160 (24.58%) Linux
2 63 (9.68%) Android
2 63 (9.68%) Apple iOS
3 53 (8.14%) Windows
4 24 (3.69%) UNIX
5 8 (1.23%) CentOS
6 6 (0.92%) AIX
7 3 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.46%) Windows XP
7 3 (0.46%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.46%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.15%) OpenVMS
9 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (21.51%) MVC
2 107 (16.44%) Agile Software Development
3 105 (16.13%) E-Commerce
4 87 (13.36%) Web Development
5 81 (12.44%) TDD
6 75 (11.52%) OOP
7 64 (9.83%) Software Engineering
8 63 (9.68%) OO
9 48 (7.37%) Open Source
10 41 (6.30%) Mobile Development
11 29 (4.45%) CRM
12 27 (4.15%) API Integration
13 24 (3.69%) SOA
14 21 (3.23%) Scrum
15 18 (2.76%) Time Management
15 18 (2.76%) SDLC
15 18 (2.76%) OO PHP
15 18 (2.76%) Mentoring
16 16 (2.46%) Workflow
17 14 (2.15%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 481 (73.89%) JavaScript
2 137 (21.04%) SQL
3 110 (16.90%) Java
4 92 (14.13%) Python
5 88 (13.52%) C#
6 61 (9.37%) C++
7 54 (8.29%) Perl
8 45 (6.91%) Ruby
9 44 (6.76%) C
10 36 (5.53%) PHP5
11 24 (3.69%) Bash Shell
12 15 (2.30%) Apple Swift
13 14 (2.15%) Shell Script
14 12 (1.84%) Objective-C
15 11 (1.69%) VB.NET
15 11 (1.69%) RPG
16 9 (1.38%) VBScript
16 9 (1.38%) VB
17 7 (1.08%) RPG IV
18 6 (0.92%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 86 (13.21%) Degree
2 2 (0.31%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.15%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (0.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (0.15%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (0.15%) MCP
3 1 (0.15%) MCSE
3 1 (0.15%) MCSA
3 1 (0.15%) CCIE
3 1 (0.15%) CCNP
3 1 (0.15%) CCNA
3 1 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.15%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.54%) QA
2 5 (0.77%) SLA
3 3 (0.46%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.31%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.31%) WAI
5 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.15%) WCAG
System Software
1 14 (2.15%) Firmware
2 7 (1.08%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.77%) iptables
3 5 (0.77%) Sendmail
3 5 (0.77%) Varnish
4 3 (0.46%) KVM
5 2 (0.31%) Xen
5 2 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.31%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.15%) vCloud
6 1 (0.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (1.38%) Puppet
2 8 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (1.08%) Vagrant
4 5 (0.77%) Nagios
4 5 (0.77%) Cacti
4 5 (0.77%) cPanel
5 4 (0.61%) SCCM
6 3 (0.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.31%) Nmap
8 1 (0.15%) Ansible
Vendors
1 52 (7.99%) Zend
2 43 (6.61%) Microsoft
3 29 (4.45%) Google
4 26 (3.99%) Adobe
5 25 (3.84%) Oracle
6 13 (2.00%) IBM
6 13 (2.00%) Facebook
7 9 (1.38%) Red Hat
8 7 (1.08%) Cognos
9 5 (0.77%) SAP
9 5 (0.77%) Cisco
9 5 (0.77%) HP
10 3 (0.46%) Epicor
10 3 (0.46%) Citrix
10 3 (0.46%) Avaya
10 3 (0.46%) Symbian
10 3 (0.46%) PeopleSoft
10 3 (0.46%) FrontRange
10 3 (0.46%) VMware
10 3 (0.46%) Altiris
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £45000 - £70000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Essex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Arden Resourcing
Salary: benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Bonus + Pension
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-40K + Pension + Private Healthcare + More!!
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £65001 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £00000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £47,000 to £55,000 per annum excellent bens, International Compan
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Absolute Solution
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Reed Technology
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Newmarket, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20k - 30k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: circa 30k
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + 8 weeks holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Hands On Training!
Posted: 3 days ago