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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Programmer
Rank 818 790 835
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +45
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Programmer 53 77 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.051% 0.076% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.080% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 37 65 50
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £32,000 £32,250
% change year-on-year
-1.56% -0.77%
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
98697 96379 103276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.69% 94.71% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 82885 78978 89637
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 22 December 2014.

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 22 December 2014. 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
London -25 17 £60,000 +50.00% 1
West Midlands -12 10 £25,000 -16.66%
South East -15 10 £40,000 +45.45%
South West +4 7 £25,000 -20.63%
East Midlands +22 5 £25,000 -21.87%
North West -18 5 £32,500 -2.98%
North East - 1 £25,000 -
PHP Programmer
UK

PHP Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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.

1 113 (100.00%) PHP
2 87 (76.99%) MySQL
3 82 (72.57%) JavaScript
4 73 (64.60%) HTML
5 69 (61.06%) CSS
6 59 (52.21%) jQuery
7 57 (50.44%) OO
8 52 (46.02%) OOP
8 52 (46.02%) MVC
9 45 (39.82%) LAMP
10 40 (35.40%) Agile Software Development
11 38 (33.63%) HTML5
12 37 (32.74%) OO PHP
13 36 (31.86%) SQL
14 35 (30.97%) XML
15 34 (30.09%) Git (software)
16 33 (29.20%) SQL Server
16 33 (29.20%) Subversion
16 33 (29.20%) Ajax
17 32 (28.32%) CSS3
18 28 (24.78%) Software Engineering
19 27 (23.89%) WordPress
20 26 (23.01%) Drupal
20 26 (23.01%) Symfony
21 25 (22.12%) CMS
21 25 (22.12%) Apache
21 25 (22.12%) Web Services
21 25 (22.12%) Relational Database
22 24 (21.24%) Linux
23 21 (18.58%) Broadband

PHP Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 27 (23.89%) WordPress
2 26 (23.01%) Drupal
3 25 (22.12%) Apache
3 25 (22.12%) CMS
4 8 (7.08%) Node.js
5 3 (2.65%) Joomla!
6 2 (1.77%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.77%) IIS
6 2 (1.77%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.77%) Moodle
7 1 (0.88%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (6.19%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.54%) Photoshop
3 3 (2.65%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.65%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.08%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.54%) Amazon SQS
2 4 (3.54%) GitHub
2 4 (3.54%) ElastiCache
2 4 (3.54%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 4 (3.54%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.77%) Trello
4 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (18.58%) Broadband
2 2 (1.77%) SSH
3 1 (0.88%) HTTP
3 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.88%) DNS
3 1 (0.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (76.99%) MySQL
2 33 (29.20%) SQL Server
3 25 (22.12%) Relational Database
4 18 (15.93%) RDBMS
5 5 (4.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (3.54%) MongoDB
6 4 (3.54%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.88%) SQLite
7 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 34 (30.09%) Git (software)
2 33 (29.20%) Subversion
3 16 (14.16%) PhpStorm
3 16 (14.16%) Eclipse
3 16 (14.16%) NetBeans
4 7 (6.19%) Liquibase
5 6 (5.31%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (3.54%) Mercurial
7 3 (2.65%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.77%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (1.77%) JIRA
9 1 (0.88%) Xdebug
9 1 (0.88%) JMeter
9 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (16.81%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.77%) Finance
3 1 (0.88%) Retail
3 1 (0.88%) Multimedia
3 1 (0.88%) Marketing
3 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (64.60%) HTML
2 69 (61.06%) CSS
3 59 (52.21%) jQuery
4 45 (39.82%) LAMP
5 38 (33.63%) HTML5
6 35 (30.97%) XML
7 33 (29.20%) Ajax
8 32 (28.32%) CSS3
9 26 (23.01%) Symfony
10 25 (22.12%) Web Services
11 20 (17.70%) JSON
12 18 (15.93%) SOAP
13 17 (15.04%) Doctrine
14 15 (13.27%) AngularJS
15 14 (12.39%) CodeIgniter
16 9 (7.96%) .NET
17 7 (6.19%) RESTful
18 5 (4.42%) Laravel
18 5 (4.42%) ASP.NET
19 4 (3.54%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.16%) W3C
2 4 (3.54%) Open Source
2 4 (3.54%) iPhone
3 3 (2.65%) User Experience
3 3 (2.65%) Client/Server
3 3 (2.65%) Digital Media
3 3 (2.65%) Mobile Computing
4 2 (1.77%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.77%) E-Learning
4 2 (1.77%) VLE
4 2 (1.77%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.77%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.88%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (21.24%) Linux
2 6 (5.31%) Windows
2 6 (5.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (4.42%) Apple iOS
3 5 (4.42%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (4.42%) Debian
3 5 (4.42%) Android
3 5 (4.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.65%) CentOS
5 2 (1.77%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (50.44%) OO
2 52 (46.02%) OOP
2 52 (46.02%) MVC
3 40 (35.40%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (32.74%) OO PHP
5 28 (24.78%) Software Engineering
6 13 (11.50%) E-Commerce
7 9 (7.96%) Web Development
8 7 (6.19%) Scrum
9 6 (5.31%) OOD
10 5 (4.42%) Time Management
11 4 (3.54%) System Testing
11 4 (3.54%) iOS Development
11 4 (3.54%) Content Management
12 3 (2.65%) TDD
12 3 (2.65%) Continuous Integration
13 2 (1.77%) Software Architecture
13 2 (1.77%) Cyber Security
13 2 (1.77%) SEO
13 2 (1.77%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 113 (100.00%) PHP
2 82 (72.57%) JavaScript
3 36 (31.86%) SQL
4 19 (16.81%) PHP5
5 8 (7.08%) C#
6 7 (6.19%) Perl
6 7 (6.19%) Java
7 6 (5.31%) Python
8 4 (3.54%) Objective-C
8 4 (3.54%) VBScript
9 2 (1.77%) VB
9 2 (1.77%) C++
9 2 (1.77%) Ruby
10 1 (0.88%) Groovy
10 1 (0.88%) Smalltalk
10 1 (0.88%) Lisp
10 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.88%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.88%) VC++
Qualifications
1 11 (9.73%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) cPanel
Vendors
1 17 (15.04%) Zend
2 5 (4.42%) Google
2 5 (4.42%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.54%) Red Hat
3 4 (3.54%) Twitter
4 3 (2.65%) Adobe
5 2 (1.77%) Oracle