The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Programmer
Rank 868 905 816
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -89
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Programmer 45 42 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.046% 0.041% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.042% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 43 37 145
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
PHP Programmer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
93269 99958 106773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.29% 96.55% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 79182 82396 87200
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

PHP Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP Programmer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PHP Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in England

PHP Programmer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP Programmer across the England region.

PHP Programmer Salary Trend in England

PHP Programmer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP Programmer across the England region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

PHP Programmer Salary Histogram in England

PHP Programmer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Programmer within the England region over the 3 months to 28 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
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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
South East +36 15 £42,500 +41.66%
East of England +15 10 £30,000 -1.63%
West Midlands -20 9 £35,000 +16.66%
Yorkshire +14 6 £35,000 +16.66%
London +9 5 £45,000 +5.88%
PHP Programmer
UK

PHP Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited PHP Programmer in their job title 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 with PHP Programmer in their job title.

1 75 (100.00%) PHP
2 52 (69.33%) JavaScript
3 50 (66.67%) MySQL
4 45 (60.00%) Web Development
5 44 (58.67%) HTML
5 44 (58.67%) CSS
6 33 (44.00%) jQuery
7 29 (38.67%) OO
8 28 (37.33%) SQL
8 28 (37.33%) OOP
9 22 (29.33%) iPhone
9 22 (29.33%) iPad
10 20 (26.67%) LAMP
11 15 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (20.00%) SQL Server
12 13 (17.33%) Linux
13 12 (16.00%) XML
13 12 (16.00%) Java
13 12 (16.00%) Oracle
13 12 (16.00%) Apache
13 12 (16.00%) MVC
14 11 (14.67%) Git (software)
15 10 (13.33%) E-Commerce
15 10 (13.33%) Software Engineering
16 9 (12.00%) CMS
16 9 (12.00%) Ajax
16 9 (12.00%) WordPress
17 8 (10.67%) Magento
17 8 (10.67%) Sage Pay
17 8 (10.67%) SDLC

PHP Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited PHP Programmer in their job title 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 with PHP Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (16.00%) Apache
2 9 (12.00%) CMS
2 9 (12.00%) WordPress
3 7 (9.33%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (5.33%) Moodle
5 2 (2.67%) Totara
6 1 (1.33%) Drupal
6 1 (1.33%) nginx
6 1 (1.33%) Node.js
6 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (10.67%) Dynamics NAV
1 8 (10.67%) Magento
2 1 (1.33%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.67%) Sage Pay
2 4 (5.33%) GitHub
2 4 (5.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.67%) Intranet
2 1 (1.33%) HTTP
2 1 (1.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (66.67%) MySQL
2 15 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (5.33%) Big Data
4 4 (5.33%) BigQuery
4 4 (5.33%) Hadoop
4 4 (5.33%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.67%) Redis
6 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (14.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.33%) git-flow
3 1 (1.33%) Subversion
3 1 (1.33%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (6.67%) Marketing
2 4 (5.33%) Games
3 1 (1.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (58.67%) CSS
1 44 (58.67%) HTML
2 33 (44.00%) jQuery
3 20 (26.67%) LAMP
4 12 (16.00%) XML
5 9 (12.00%) Ajax
6 7 (9.33%) CSS3
6 7 (9.33%) HTML5
7 6 (8.00%) AngularJS
8 5 (6.67%) Laravel
9 4 (5.33%) CakePHP
9 4 (5.33%) CodeIgniter
9 4 (5.33%) Ember.js
9 4 (5.33%) REST
9 4 (5.33%) Web Services
10 3 (4.00%) SOAP
10 3 (4.00%) Symfony
11 2 (2.67%) Doctrine
11 2 (2.67%) RabbitMQ
11 2 (2.67%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 22 (29.33%) iPad
1 22 (29.33%) iPhone
2 3 (4.00%) e-Learning
3 2 (2.67%) Learning Management System
3 2 (2.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.33%) EPoS
4 1 (1.33%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (1.33%) User Experience
4 1 (1.33%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (60.00%) Web Development
2 29 (38.67%) OO
3 28 (37.33%) OOP
4 15 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (16.00%) MVC
6 10 (13.33%) E-Commerce
6 10 (13.33%) Software Engineering
7 8 (10.67%) ERP
7 8 (10.67%) Responsive Web Design
7 8 (10.67%) SDLC
8 5 (6.67%) API Integration
8 5 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (5.33%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (5.33%) Open Source
10 3 (4.00%) Automated Testing
10 3 (4.00%) OO PHP
10 3 (4.00%) TDD
11 2 (2.67%) Front End Development
11 2 (2.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 75 (100.00%) PHP
2 52 (69.33%) JavaScript
3 28 (37.33%) SQL
4 12 (16.00%) Java
5 8 (10.67%) PL/SQL
6 5 (6.67%) Python
7 4 (5.33%) Ruby
8 2 (2.67%) PHP 5
9 1 (1.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (16.00%) Oracle
2 5 (6.67%) Google
3 2 (2.67%) Zend
4 1 (1.33%) Facebook
4 1 (1.33%) Microsoft