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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Programmer
Rank 816 815 840
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Programmer 63 54 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.059% 0.055% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.058% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 55 42 39
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £27,500 £31,250
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -12.00%
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
100772 93375 103116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.47% 94.32% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 82602 78321 88425
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 2 October 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 2 October 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
(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
South East -1 22 £35,000 +27.27%
West Midlands -11 14 £31,250 +25.00%
East Midlands - 12 £31,250 -
South West -4 10 £28,000 -13.17%
London -22 10 £35,000 -6.66% 3
North West -24 2 £31,250 +20.19%
North East - 2 £27,500 - 1
East of England - 2 £35,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £35,000 -
PHP Programmer
UK

PHP Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 October 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.

1 133 (100.00%) PHP
2 94 (70.68%) JavaScript
2 94 (70.68%) MySQL
3 81 (60.90%) HTML
4 79 (59.40%) CSS
5 68 (51.13%) jQuery
6 57 (42.86%) OO
7 55 (41.35%) OOP
8 52 (39.10%) MVC
9 50 (37.59%) LAMP
10 44 (33.08%) Ajax
11 40 (30.08%) Subversion
12 38 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
13 33 (24.81%) SQL Server
14 31 (23.31%) Symfony
14 31 (23.31%) PHP5
15 29 (21.80%) SQL
15 29 (21.80%) Linux
15 29 (21.80%) Git (software)
16 27 (20.30%) OO PHP
17 26 (19.55%) HTML5
17 26 (19.55%) Zend
17 26 (19.55%) Software Engineering
18 24 (18.05%) CSS3
18 24 (18.05%) Drupal
18 24 (18.05%) Apache
19 23 (17.29%) Web Services
20 22 (16.54%) Relational Database
21 21 (15.79%) E-Commerce
22 20 (15.04%) CMS

PHP Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 24 (18.05%) Drupal
1 24 (18.05%) Apache
2 20 (15.04%) CMS
3 18 (13.53%) WordPress
4 10 (7.52%) Node.js
5 6 (4.51%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.75%) IIS
6 1 (0.75%) nginx
6 1 (0.75%) Moodle
6 1 (0.75%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 8 (6.02%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.76%) Photoshop
3 4 (3.01%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.75%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) WebTrends
1 1 (0.75%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.75%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.01%) Amazon SQS
2 4 (3.01%) GitHub
2 4 (3.01%) ElastiCache
2 4 (3.01%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 4 (3.01%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.50%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.52%) Broadband
2 8 (6.02%) SMTP
3 4 (3.01%) Internet
4 2 (1.50%) Intranet
5 1 (0.75%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (70.68%) MySQL
2 33 (24.81%) SQL Server
3 22 (16.54%) Relational Database
4 15 (11.28%) RDBMS
5 4 (3.01%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (3.01%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (2.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 40 (30.08%) Subversion
2 29 (21.80%) Git (software)
3 10 (7.52%) JIRA
3 10 (7.52%) Eclipse
4 7 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (5.26%) PHPUnit
5 5 (3.76%) Mercurial
5 5 (3.76%) PhpStorm
5 5 (3.76%) NetBeans
6 4 (3.01%) Behat
6 4 (3.01%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.50%) Dreamweaver
7 2 (1.50%) Selenium
8 1 (0.75%) JMeter
8 1 (0.75%) Xdebug
General
1 9 (6.77%) Finance
2 8 (6.02%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.76%) Retail
3 5 (3.76%) Marketing
4 3 (2.26%) Games
5 1 (0.75%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.75%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (60.90%) HTML
2 79 (59.40%) CSS
3 68 (51.13%) jQuery
4 50 (37.59%) LAMP
5 44 (33.08%) Ajax
6 31 (23.31%) Symfony
7 26 (19.55%) HTML5
8 24 (18.05%) CSS3
9 23 (17.29%) Web Services
10 19 (14.29%) XML
10 19 (14.29%) .NET
11 16 (12.03%) JSON
12 15 (11.28%) ASP.NET
12 15 (11.28%) SOAP
13 14 (10.53%) RESTful
14 13 (9.77%) AngularJS
15 12 (9.02%) CodeIgniter
16 9 (6.77%) CakePHP
17 8 (6.02%) Smarty
17 8 (6.02%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.02%) Open Source
2 11 (8.27%) W3C
3 8 (6.02%) Social Media
4 7 (5.26%) iPhone
5 5 (3.76%) Web 2.0
6 4 (3.01%) Client/Server
6 4 (3.01%) Mobile Computing
6 4 (3.01%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.01%) User Experience
7 3 (2.26%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.26%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.50%) Blog
8 2 (1.50%) Taxonomies
8 2 (1.50%) E-Learning
8 2 (1.50%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.75%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.75%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.75%) Cybernetics
Operating Systems
1 29 (21.80%) Linux
2 19 (14.29%) Windows
3 13 (9.77%) UNIX
4 8 (6.02%) Debian
5 7 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (3.76%) Apple iOS
6 5 (3.76%) Android
7 2 (1.50%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.75%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.75%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (42.86%) OO
2 55 (41.35%) OOP
3 52 (39.10%) MVC
4 38 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (20.30%) OO PHP
6 26 (19.55%) Software Engineering
7 21 (15.79%) E-Commerce
8 15 (11.28%) Web Development
9 10 (7.52%) TDD
10 9 (6.77%) Scrum
10 9 (6.77%) iOS Development
11 8 (6.02%) Project Planning
12 7 (5.26%) Automated Testing
12 7 (5.26%) Time Management
13 5 (3.76%) CRM
13 5 (3.76%) SEO
14 4 (3.01%) OOD
14 4 (3.01%) Content Management
14 4 (3.01%) Continuous Integration
14 4 (3.01%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 133 (100.00%) PHP
2 94 (70.68%) JavaScript
3 31 (23.31%) PHP5
4 29 (21.80%) SQL
5 13 (9.77%) Java
6 12 (9.02%) Perl
6 12 (9.02%) Python
7 8 (6.02%) C#
8 7 (5.26%) Objective-C
9 6 (4.51%) Ruby
9 6 (4.51%) Smalltalk
9 6 (4.51%) Lisp
10 4 (3.01%) VBScript
11 3 (2.26%) VB
12 1 (0.75%) VBA
12 1 (0.75%) Ada
12 1 (0.75%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 15 (11.28%) Degree
2 1 (0.75%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.75%) WAI
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) Puppet
1 1 (0.75%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 26 (19.55%) Zend
2 9 (6.77%) Facebook
3 8 (6.02%) Microsoft
4 7 (5.26%) Red Hat
5 6 (4.51%) Google
6 4 (3.01%) Twitter
7 3 (2.26%) Adobe
8 2 (1.50%) Oracle
9 1 (0.75%) SAP
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Acceler-IT
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum +career+benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + training development
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
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Salary: Competitive - dependant on experience
Posted: 7 days ago