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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 45 36 42
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Permanent jobs citing PHP 350 421 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.79% 5.98% 5.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.90% 10.46% 9.46%
Number of salaries quoted 283 362 403
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
3934 4025 4629
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 53.84% 57.16% 55.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3227 3380 4054
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 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +2 142 £40,000 - 23
Hertfordshire -11 105 £42,500 +13.33% 13
Suffolk -11 33 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Essex -44 29 £27,500 -38.88% 7
Norfolk -3 24 £33,500 -4.28% 8
Bedfordshire +13 19 £30,000 -14.28% 11
East Anglia -2 1 - -
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 459 (68.10%) HTML
2 444 (65.88%) JavaScript
3 373 (55.34%) CSS
4 288 (42.73%) MySQL
5 259 (38.43%) jQuery
6 214 (31.75%) SQL
7 171 (25.37%) HTML5
8 168 (24.93%) Linux
9 156 (23.15%) Python
10 142 (21.07%) .NET
10 142 (21.07%) Web Development
11 127 (18.84%) MVC
12 126 (18.69%) Degree
13 119 (17.66%) Java
14 117 (17.36%) Agile Software Development
15 116 (17.21%) XML
16 112 (16.62%) Perl
17 102 (15.13%) LAMP
18 100 (14.84%) Computer Science
19 99 (14.69%) OO
20 95 (14.09%) C#
21 94 (13.95%) SQL Server
21 94 (13.95%) CSS3
22 85 (12.61%) Drupal
22 85 (12.61%) ASP.NET
23 84 (12.46%) Marketing
24 83 (12.31%) Apache
25 80 (11.87%) Ajax
26 77 (11.42%) Git (software)
27 74 (10.98%) C++

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 85 (12.61%) Drupal
2 83 (12.31%) Apache
3 62 (9.20%) WordPress
4 57 (8.46%) CMS
5 30 (4.45%) Node.js
6 24 (3.56%) SharePoint
7 21 (3.12%) IIS
8 19 (2.82%) JBoss
9 17 (2.52%) Tomcat
10 16 (2.37%) WebSphere
11 15 (2.23%) ColdFusion
12 13 (1.93%) MS Exchange
13 12 (1.78%) WebLogic
13 12 (1.78%) Joomla!
14 7 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2007
14 7 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
14 7 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2013
15 6 (0.89%) OpenStack
15 6 (0.89%) Umbraco
16 4 (0.59%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 32 (4.75%) Photoshop
2 16 (2.37%) MS Office
3 15 (2.23%) MS Excel
4 14 (2.08%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.45%) InDesign
5 3 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.45%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.45%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.30%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 45 (6.68%) Magento
2 3 (0.45%) Sage 200
3 2 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.30%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.15%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 24 (3.56%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (3.12%) Cloud Computing
3 14 (2.08%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (1.48%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (1.34%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (1.34%) GitHub
6 8 (1.19%) SaaS
7 1 (0.15%) PaaS
7 1 (0.15%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.15%) IaaS
7 1 (0.15%) IBM SmartCloud
7 1 (0.15%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 49 (7.27%) Internet
2 25 (3.71%) HTTP
3 19 (2.82%) Wireless
4 15 (2.23%) TCP/IP
5 11 (1.63%) SSH
6 10 (1.48%) DNS
7 8 (1.19%) POP3
7 8 (1.19%) SMTP
8 7 (1.04%) FTP
8 7 (1.04%) DAB
9 6 (0.89%) Firewall
9 6 (0.89%) DHCP
10 4 (0.59%) VoIP
10 4 (0.59%) HTTPS
10 4 (0.59%) Reverse Proxy
10 4 (0.59%) Asterisk PBX
11 3 (0.45%) SSL
11 3 (0.45%) VPN
11 3 (0.45%) SMS
12 2 (0.30%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 288 (42.73%) MySQL
2 94 (13.95%) SQL Server
3 54 (8.01%) PostgreSQL
4 41 (6.08%) Relational Database
5 34 (5.04%) NoSQL
6 27 (4.01%) MongoDB
7 24 (3.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (2.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (1.78%) RDBMS
9 12 (1.78%) Redis
10 11 (1.63%) DB2
10 11 (1.63%) Apache Cassandra
11 8 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (1.04%) Crystal Reports
13 6 (0.89%) Firebird
13 6 (0.89%) Oracle Database
14 5 (0.74%) Big Data
15 4 (0.59%) Oracle Database 10g
15 4 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
15 4 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 77 (11.42%) Git (software)
2 21 (3.12%) Subversion
3 19 (2.82%) Visual Studio
4 14 (2.08%) Selenium
5 13 (1.93%) Jenkins
6 12 (1.78%) Grunt
7 11 (1.63%) PHPUnit
8 10 (1.48%) JIRA
9 8 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (1.19%) Jasmine
10 7 (1.04%) Ant
10 7 (1.04%) JUnit
11 6 (0.89%) JMeter
11 6 (0.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 6 (0.89%) Eclipse
11 6 (0.89%) Dreamweaver
11 6 (0.89%) Mercurial
12 5 (0.74%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 5 (0.74%) Behat
13 4 (0.59%) LoadRunner
General
1 84 (12.46%) Marketing
2 22 (3.26%) Publishing
3 18 (2.67%) Telecoms
4 14 (2.08%) Advertising
5 12 (1.78%) Multimedia
6 9 (1.34%) Finance
7 6 (0.89%) Electronics
8 5 (0.74%) Back Office
8 5 (0.74%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.74%) French Language
8 5 (0.74%) German Language
8 5 (0.74%) Italian Language
8 5 (0.74%) Spanish Language
9 4 (0.59%) Retail
10 3 (0.45%) Banking
10 3 (0.45%) Billing
11 2 (0.30%) Games
12 1 (0.15%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 487 (72.26%) Developer
2 188 (27.89%) Web Developer
3 155 (23.00%) PHP Developer
4 62 (9.20%) Senior Developer
5 44 (6.53%) Software Engineer
6 42 (6.23%) Graduate
7 40 (5.93%) Graduate Developer
8 35 (5.19%) Software Developer
8 35 (5.19%) Applications Developer
9 33 (4.90%) Front-End Developer
10 32 (4.75%) Junior
10 32 (4.75%) Analyst
11 31 (4.60%) Java Developer
11 31 (4.60%) Junior Developer
12 26 (3.86%) Support Analyst
13 25 (3.71%) PHP Web Developer
14 24 (3.56%) Senior PHP Developer
14 24 (3.56%) Graduate Web Developer
15 20 (2.97%) PHP MySQL Developer
16 19 (2.82%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 459 (68.10%) HTML
2 373 (55.34%) CSS
3 259 (38.43%) jQuery
4 171 (25.37%) HTML5
5 142 (21.07%) .NET
6 116 (17.21%) XML
7 102 (15.13%) LAMP
8 94 (13.95%) CSS3
9 85 (12.61%) ASP.NET
10 80 (11.87%) Ajax
11 67 (9.94%) Web Services
12 47 (6.97%) AngularJS
13 45 (6.68%) JSON
14 40 (5.93%) Laravel
15 37 (5.49%) Symfony
16 35 (5.19%) Sass
17 34 (5.04%) REST
18 30 (4.45%) SOAP
18 30 (4.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 26 (3.86%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 100 (14.84%) Computer Science
2 49 (7.27%) User Experience
3 33 (4.90%) Open Source
4 32 (4.75%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (2.82%) Internet of Things
6 18 (2.67%) Mobile App
7 16 (2.37%) W3C
7 16 (2.37%) Algorithms
8 13 (1.93%) Kindle
8 13 (1.93%) Mathematics
9 12 (1.78%) Management Information System
10 10 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (1.34%) Embedded Systems
11 9 (1.34%) Physics
11 9 (1.34%) Visualisation
11 9 (1.34%) Data Structures
12 8 (1.19%) BBC
12 8 (1.19%) Client/Server
13 5 (0.74%) Verilog
13 5 (0.74%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 168 (24.93%) Linux
2 58 (8.61%) Windows
3 45 (6.68%) UNIX
4 19 (2.82%) Debian
5 17 (2.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (2.37%) Android
7 11 (1.63%) Apple iOS
8 9 (1.34%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (1.04%) AIX
11 5 (0.74%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.45%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.30%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.30%) Windows Phone 8
13 2 (0.30%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.30%) OpenVMS
14 1 (0.15%) CentOS
14 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (21.07%) Web Development
2 127 (18.84%) MVC
3 117 (17.36%) Agile Software Development
4 99 (14.69%) OO
5 71 (10.53%) E-Commerce
6 59 (8.75%) Software Engineering
7 49 (7.27%) TDD
7 49 (7.27%) OO PHP
8 46 (6.82%) Mentoring
8 46 (6.82%) OOP
9 38 (5.64%) Scrum
10 29 (4.30%) Continuous Integration
11 28 (4.15%) SOA
12 25 (3.71%) Web Application Development
13 21 (3.12%) BDD
13 21 (3.12%) Unit Testing
13 21 (3.12%) ITIL
13 21 (3.12%) Web Design
13 21 (3.12%) SEO
13 21 (3.12%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 444 (65.88%) JavaScript
2 214 (31.75%) SQL
3 156 (23.15%) Python
4 119 (17.66%) Java
5 112 (16.62%) Perl
6 95 (14.09%) C#
7 74 (10.98%) C++
8 71 (10.53%) C
9 57 (8.46%) Ruby
10 46 (6.82%) PHP5
11 39 (5.79%) Bash Shell
12 16 (2.37%) VB.NET
13 14 (2.08%) VB
14 8 (1.19%) T-SQL
15 7 (1.04%) Shell Script
16 6 (0.89%) XQuery
17 4 (0.59%) AWK
17 4 (0.59%) VBScript
17 4 (0.59%) PL/SQL
18 3 (0.45%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 126 (18.69%) Degree
2 15 (2.23%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 14 (2.08%) Security Cleared
4 9 (1.34%) VCP4
5 4 (0.59%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.30%) MySQL Certification
6 2 (0.30%) ISEB
6 2 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.30%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.15%) PhD
7 1 (0.15%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.67%) QA
2 14 (2.08%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.30%) WAI
4 1 (0.15%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (1.63%) Firmware
2 8 (1.19%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (1.19%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.74%) Varnish
4 3 (0.45%) OpenSIPS
4 3 (0.45%) Xen
4 3 (0.45%) Snort
5 1 (0.15%) Squid
5 1 (0.15%) Sendmail
5 1 (0.15%) vSphere
5 1 (0.15%) Corosync
5 1 (0.15%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 13 (1.93%) Puppet
1 13 (1.93%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (1.04%) cPanel
3 5 (0.74%) Vagrant
4 3 (0.45%) Nagios
5 1 (0.15%) Ansible
Vendors
1 52 (7.72%) Microsoft
2 51 (7.57%) Zend
3 37 (5.49%) Oracle
4 26 (3.86%) Adobe
5 22 (3.26%) Google
6 18 (2.67%) Red Hat
7 12 (1.78%) IBM
8 10 (1.48%) Cognos
9 8 (1.19%) Sage
9 8 (1.19%) Cisco
9 8 (1.19%) VMware
10 7 (1.04%) hybris
11 6 (0.89%) ATG
11 6 (0.89%) Demandware
11 6 (0.89%) CyberSource
11 6 (0.89%) Ogone
12 5 (0.74%) Twitter
13 4 (0.59%) Rackspace
13 4 (0.59%) Sun
14 3 (0.45%) SAP
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
networx
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £17k - 22k per year + Training and Development
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Braintree, Essex
Bluetownonline
Salary: £21,747 - 26,556 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + 25 days hols, pension and more
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £26000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + + Bonus (£7K) + Full Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Based on skills
Posted: 3 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£50k region plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago