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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 78 50 33
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -17
Permanent jobs citing PHP 247 388 626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.53% 5.12% 7.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.09% 9.57% 12.53%
Number of salaries quoted 224 329 555
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
3485 4053 4995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 49.84% 53.49% 58.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2984 3457 4221
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(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 -17 83 £39,500 -3.65% 29
Essex +7 52 £44,000 +33.33% 18
Suffolk +9 46 £33,246 +10.82% 4
Hertfordshire -52 40 £45,000 - 17
Bedfordshire -4 20 £31,500 -13.10% 6
Norfolk -3 11 £32,500 +12.06% 3
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 331 (67.69%) JavaScript
2 285 (58.28%) HTML
3 263 (53.78%) MySQL
4 255 (52.15%) CSS
5 190 (38.85%) jQuery
6 179 (36.61%) Web Development
7 131 (26.79%) Linux
8 125 (25.56%) .NET
8 125 (25.56%) Java
8 125 (25.56%) LAMP
9 116 (23.72%) C#
10 99 (20.25%) MVC
11 83 (16.97%) SQL
12 79 (16.16%) Git (software)
13 78 (15.95%) C++
13 78 (15.95%) Front End Development
14 76 (15.54%) Degree
15 75 (15.34%) HTML5
16 71 (14.52%) Computer Science
16 71 (14.52%) Windows
17 70 (14.31%) Agile Software Development
18 66 (13.50%) Software Engineering
18 66 (13.50%) Perl
19 64 (13.09%) C
20 62 (12.68%) Web Services
21 60 (12.27%) XML
21 60 (12.27%) Mentoring
22 59 (12.07%) Laravel
23 57 (11.66%) Android
24 56 (11.45%) CSS3

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 49 (10.02%) Apache
2 48 (9.82%) CMS
3 35 (7.16%) Node.js
3 35 (7.16%) WordPress
4 21 (4.29%) Drupal
5 18 (3.68%) nginx
6 14 (2.86%) Tomcat
7 12 (2.45%) Apache ServiceMix
7 12 (2.45%) WebSphere
7 12 (2.45%) WebSphere Application Server
8 11 (2.25%) IIS
9 6 (1.23%) Joomla!
9 6 (1.23%) SharePoint
10 5 (1.02%) Moodle
11 3 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.61%) SugarCRM
11 3 (0.61%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
12 2 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 16 (3.27%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.07%) MS Office
3 14 (2.86%) Photoshop
4 5 (1.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.82%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.41%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.20%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 29 (5.93%) Magento
2 2 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 54 (11.04%) Amazon EC2
2 13 (2.66%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.82%) Office 365
4 3 (0.61%) GitHub
4 3 (0.61%) Google Apps
4 3 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (5.11%) DNS
2 23 (4.70%) FTP
3 19 (3.89%) HTTP
3 19 (3.89%) SSL
4 17 (3.48%) SSH
5 13 (2.66%) TCP/IP
6 12 (2.45%) Intranet
7 7 (1.43%) Internet
7 7 (1.43%) POP3
7 7 (1.43%) SMTP
8 6 (1.23%) Firewall
9 5 (1.02%) IMAP
10 4 (0.82%) SAN
11 3 (0.61%) Wireless
12 2 (0.41%) LDAP
12 2 (0.41%) SNMP
13 1 (0.20%) Ethereal
13 1 (0.20%) Ethernet
13 1 (0.20%) HTTPS
13 1 (0.20%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 263 (53.78%) MySQL
2 37 (7.57%) SQL Server
3 22 (4.50%) NoSQL
4 13 (2.66%) Relational Database
5 9 (1.84%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (1.64%) MongoDB
6 8 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
6 8 (1.64%) Redis
6 8 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.61%) Firebird
7 3 (0.61%) QlikView
8 2 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.41%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.41%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.41%) Navicat
8 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 79 (16.16%) Git (software)
2 33 (6.75%) Subversion
3 21 (4.29%) Visual Studio
4 10 (2.04%) Grunt
5 8 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (1.43%) Mercurial
6 7 (1.43%) Vagrant
7 6 (1.23%) Bower
8 5 (1.02%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 3 (0.61%) gulp
9 3 (0.61%) PhpStorm
10 2 (0.41%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.41%) Selenium
10 2 (0.41%) Xdebug
11 1 (0.20%) JIRA
11 1 (0.20%) PHPUnit
11 1 (0.20%) RSpec
11 1 (0.20%) Selenium IDE
11 1 (0.20%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.20%) WebDriver
General
1 31 (6.34%) Marketing
2 23 (4.70%) Retail
3 19 (3.89%) Finance
4 16 (3.27%) Arabic Language
4 16 (3.27%) Banking
4 16 (3.27%) Russian Language
5 8 (1.64%) Electronics
5 8 (1.64%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.02%) Front Office
6 5 (1.02%) German Language
7 4 (0.82%) Back Office
7 4 (0.82%) Publishing
8 3 (0.61%) Advertising
8 3 (0.61%) Games
9 2 (0.41%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.20%) Legal
Job Titles
1 336 (68.71%) Developer
2 145 (29.65%) PHP Developer
3 123 (25.15%) Web Developer
4 63 (12.88%) PHP Web Developer
5 51 (10.43%) JavaScript Developer
6 49 (10.02%) HTML Developer
7 42 (8.59%) HTML CSS Developer
8 39 (7.98%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 37 (7.57%) Architect
9 37 (7.57%) Graduate
9 37 (7.57%) Software Engineer
10 34 (6.95%) Senior Developer
11 32 (6.54%) Software Developer
12 28 (5.73%) Full Stack Developer
12 28 (5.73%) Graduate Developer
13 26 (5.32%) C# Developer
13 26 (5.32%) Senior PHP Developer
14 23 (4.70%) Administrator
15 22 (4.50%) Java Developer
16 21 (4.29%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 285 (58.28%) HTML
2 255 (52.15%) CSS
3 190 (38.85%) jQuery
4 125 (25.56%) .NET
4 125 (25.56%) LAMP
5 75 (15.34%) HTML5
6 62 (12.68%) Web Services
7 60 (12.27%) XML
8 59 (12.07%) Laravel
9 56 (11.45%) CSS3
10 54 (11.04%) Ajax
11 53 (10.84%) Symfony
12 47 (9.61%) ASP.NET
13 37 (7.57%) Sass
14 36 (7.36%) AngularJS
14 36 (7.36%) JSON
14 36 (7.36%) REST
15 34 (6.95%) CakePHP
16 33 (6.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 26 (5.32%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 71 (14.52%) Computer Science
2 56 (11.45%) Mobile App
3 31 (6.34%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (5.32%) User Experience
5 21 (4.29%) Clustering
6 11 (2.25%) Algorithms
7 9 (1.84%) Driving Licence
7 9 (1.84%) Management Information System
7 9 (1.84%) Replication
8 7 (1.43%) Data Centre
9 6 (1.23%) MPEG
10 5 (1.02%) Mathematics
11 4 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.82%) EPoS
11 4 (0.82%) Photography
11 4 (0.82%) Visualisation
12 3 (0.61%) Digital Media
13 2 (0.41%) Biology
13 2 (0.41%) Hedge funds
13 2 (0.41%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 131 (26.79%) Linux
2 71 (14.52%) Windows
3 57 (11.66%) Android
4 55 (11.25%) Apple iOS
5 23 (4.70%) Unix
6 16 (3.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (1.43%) CentOS
7 7 (1.43%) Ubuntu
8 5 (1.02%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.41%) Debian
9 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.20%) AIX
10 1 (0.20%) Fedora
10 1 (0.20%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (36.61%) Web Development
2 99 (20.25%) MVC
3 78 (15.95%) Front End Development
4 70 (14.31%) Agile Software Development
5 66 (13.50%) Software Engineering
6 60 (12.27%) Mentoring
7 56 (11.45%) E-Commerce
8 49 (10.02%) OO
9 43 (8.79%) TDD
10 29 (5.93%) Time Management
11 27 (5.52%) CRM
12 23 (4.70%) DevOps
12 23 (4.70%) Mobile Application Development
12 23 (4.70%) Project Management
13 22 (4.50%) Presales
14 21 (4.29%) ITIL
15 20 (4.09%) SDLC
16 19 (3.89%) Open Source
17 18 (3.68%) Web Design
18 17 (3.48%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 331 (67.69%) JavaScript
2 125 (25.56%) Java
3 116 (23.72%) C#
4 83 (16.97%) SQL
5 78 (15.95%) C++
6 66 (13.50%) Perl
7 64 (13.09%) C
8 44 (9.00%) Python
9 36 (7.36%) Objective-C
10 24 (4.91%) VB.NET
11 20 (4.09%) Bash Shell
12 15 (3.07%) Embedded C
12 15 (3.07%) Embedded C++
12 15 (3.07%) Ruby
13 12 (2.45%) Shell Script
14 8 (1.64%) T-SQL
15 6 (1.23%) PHP 5
16 4 (0.82%) PowerShell
17 3 (0.61%) R
17 3 (0.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 76 (15.54%) Degree
2 3 (0.61%) PhD
3 1 (0.20%) CCNA
3 1 (0.20%) CCNP
3 1 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.20%) CREST Certified
3 1 (0.20%) DBS Check
3 1 (0.20%) MBA
3 1 (0.20%) RHCE
3 1 (0.20%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (7.98%) QA
2 5 (1.02%) SLA
3 2 (0.41%) SDET
4 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
System Software
1 19 (3.89%) Firmware
2 17 (3.48%) Sendmail
3 15 (3.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (2.45%) Postfix
4 12 (2.45%) qmail
5 11 (2.25%) Varnish
6 5 (1.02%) iptables
7 4 (0.82%) VirtualBox
7 4 (0.82%) Xen
8 2 (0.41%) Active Directory
8 2 (0.41%) Docker
8 2 (0.41%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.41%) NFS
9 1 (0.20%) Corosync
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.20%) Shibboleth
9 1 (0.20%) vCloud
9 1 (0.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (2.45%) Plesk
2 5 (1.02%) cPanel
3 4 (0.82%) Cacti
3 4 (0.82%) Nagios
3 4 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.41%) Ansible
4 2 (0.41%) Puppet
5 1 (0.20%) Cobbler
5 1 (0.20%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.20%) Pacemaker
5 1 (0.20%) SCCM
5 1 (0.20%) SCOM
5 1 (0.20%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 36 (7.36%) Microsoft
2 33 (6.75%) Oracle
3 22 (4.50%) Red Hat
4 16 (3.27%) Adobe
5 15 (3.07%) VMware
6 14 (2.86%) IBM
7 9 (1.84%) Zend
8 8 (1.64%) Google
9 4 (0.82%) IDERA
9 4 (0.82%) R1Soft
10 3 (0.61%) Cognos
10 3 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.61%) Tableau
11 2 (0.41%) Cisco
11 2 (0.41%) EPiServer
12 1 (0.20%) CheckPoint
12 1 (0.20%) DoubleClick
12 1 (0.20%) Facebook
12 1 (0.20%) hybris
12 1 (0.20%) Rackspace
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