The first table below looks at the demand for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 39 31 31
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs citing PHP 6302 6539 6822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.76% 6.42% 6.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.10% 12.16% 11.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5368 5893 6265
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Programming Languages Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
56764 53761 60482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.88% 52.81% 54.32%
Number of salaries quoted 48624 46509 53546
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
PHP
UK

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in England

PHP
Salary Trend in England

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

PHP Salary Trend in England

PHP
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in England

PHP
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 within the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
London -7 2736 £45,000 - 333
South East -10 1256 £35,000 - 164
North West -11 484 £32,500 +3.17% 74
East of England -11 454 £40,000 +14.28% 69
Yorkshire -8 412 £32,500 +8.33% 84
South West -12 409 £35,000 +7.69% 83
West Midlands +6 313 £30,000 - 24
East Midlands 0 205 £30,000 -6.25% 57
North East -3 36 £27,500 -5.17% 25
Midlands - 9 - -
South Coast +4 1 - -
PHP
UK

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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 7537 (58.41%) HTML
2 7422 (57.52%) JavaScript
3 7078 (54.86%) CSS
4 6792 (52.64%) MySQL
5 4565 (35.38%) jQuery
6 4054 (31.42%) Linux
7 3144 (24.37%) OO
8 3061 (23.72%) Java
9 2910 (22.55%) SQL
10 2872 (22.26%) HTML5
11 2868 (22.23%) MVC
12 2301 (17.83%) LAMP
13 2271 (17.60%) Apache
14 2256 (17.48%) E-Commerce
15 2219 (17.20%) Git (software)
16 2094 (16.23%) CSS3
17 2064 (16.00%) Python
18 1976 (15.31%) Zend
19 1910 (14.80%) Web Development
20 1879 (14.56%) .NET
21 1860 (14.42%) Agile Software Development
22 1698 (13.16%) OOP
23 1673 (12.97%) Degree
24 1672 (12.96%) PHP5
25 1669 (12.93%) XML
26 1656 (12.83%) Ajax
27 1570 (12.17%) Marketing
28 1535 (11.90%) Subversion
29 1529 (11.85%) Symfony
30 1493 (11.57%) Web Services

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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 2271 (17.60%) Apache
2 1443 (11.18%) CMS
3 1409 (10.92%) Drupal
4 1394 (10.80%) WordPress
5 587 (4.55%) Node.js
6 438 (3.39%) Tomcat
7 392 (3.04%) IIS
8 356 (2.76%) nginx
9 310 (2.40%) Joomla!
10 223 (1.73%) SharePoint
11 155 (1.20%) Apache Solr
12 106 (0.82%) WebSphere
13 102 (0.79%) Moodle
14 100 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
15 87 (0.67%) ColdFusion
16 86 (0.67%) Umbraco
17 83 (0.64%) WebLogic
18 55 (0.43%) ExpressionEngine
19 49 (0.38%) SAS
20 44 (0.34%) Alfresco
Applications
1 696 (5.39%) Photoshop
2 410 (3.18%) MS Excel
3 281 (2.18%) Adobe Illustrator
4 111 (0.86%) MS Office
5 84 (0.65%) Fireworks
6 47 (0.36%) MS Visio
7 32 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
8 31 (0.24%) SPSS
9 24 (0.19%) InDesign
10 18 (0.14%) MS Project
11 15 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
12 14 (0.11%) FastStats
13 10 (0.078%) Mingle
14 8 (0.062%) 3ds Max
15 7 (0.054%) Maya
16 6 (0.047%) Acrobat
17 5 (0.039%) Spreadsheet
17 5 (0.039%) GIMP
17 5 (0.039%) InfoPath
18 4 (0.031%) ImageReady
Business Applications
1 1190 (9.22%) Magento
2 223 (1.73%) Oracle CRM
3 172 (1.33%) Google Analytics
4 50 (0.39%) WebTrends
5 35 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
6 33 (0.26%) Shopify
6 33 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
7 23 (0.18%) osCommerce
8 9 (0.070%) Sage 200
9 8 (0.062%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 8 (0.062%) Optimost
10 7 (0.054%) SAP SRM
11 6 (0.047%) Sage 50
12 5 (0.039%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 5 (0.039%) Oracle BPM
12 5 (0.039%) Dynamics NAV
13 4 (0.031%) Visualfiles
13 4 (0.031%) Summit
13 4 (0.031%) JDE EnterpriseOne
14 3 (0.023%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 491 (3.81%) Amazon AWS
2 336 (2.60%) SaaS
3 167 (1.29%) Amazon EC2
4 106 (0.82%) Amazon S3
5 85 (0.66%) GitHub
6 79 (0.61%) PaaS
7 74 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
8 40 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
9 37 (0.29%) Amazon SQS
10 35 (0.27%) ElastiCache
11 26 (0.20%) Amazon ELB
12 24 (0.19%) CloudFront
13 22 (0.17%) IaaS
14 18 (0.14%) Google Apps
14 18 (0.14%) Basecamp
15 17 (0.13%) Rackspace Cloud
16 16 (0.12%) Route 53
17 15 (0.12%) Joyent
17 15 (0.12%) Amazon EMR
18 14 (0.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 568 (4.40%) Internet
2 428 (3.32%) HTTP
3 359 (2.78%) DNS
4 287 (2.22%) Firewall
5 261 (2.02%) TCP/IP
6 174 (1.35%) Intranet
7 129 (1.00%) VPN
8 121 (0.94%) SSL
9 118 (0.91%) SAN
10 109 (0.84%) VoIP
11 106 (0.82%) SSH
12 88 (0.68%) LDAP
13 73 (0.57%) Network Security
13 73 (0.57%) FTP
14 72 (0.56%) Wireless
15 69 (0.53%) SMTP
16 61 (0.47%) DHCP
17 54 (0.42%) VLAN
18 45 (0.35%) AMQP
19 42 (0.33%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6792 (52.64%) MySQL
2 1200 (9.30%) SQL Server
3 652 (5.05%) Relational Database
4 561 (4.35%) MongoDB
5 474 (3.67%) NoSQL
6 433 (3.36%) PostgreSQL
7 304 (2.36%) Big Data
8 218 (1.69%) RDBMS
9 177 (1.37%) Redis
10 153 (1.19%) Hadoop
11 125 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
12 119 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
13 97 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 93 (0.72%) Oracle Database
14 93 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
15 83 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
16 72 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 69 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
18 62 (0.48%) Amazon RDS
19 61 (0.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 2219 (17.20%) Git (software)
2 1535 (11.90%) Subversion
3 489 (3.79%) Selenium
4 470 (3.64%) Jenkins
5 403 (3.12%) PHPUnit
6 343 (2.66%) JIRA
7 236 (1.83%) Visual Studio
8 234 (1.81%) Cucumber
9 181 (1.40%) Maven
10 175 (1.36%) WebDriver
11 145 (1.12%) Hudson
12 140 (1.09%) Behat
13 139 (1.08%) Ant
14 138 (1.07%) Dreamweaver
15 106 (0.82%) JUnit
16 102 (0.79%) Mercurial
17 101 (0.78%) Grunt
18 99 (0.77%) Eclipse
19 78 (0.60%) Xcode
20 72 (0.56%) Jasmine
General
1 1570 (12.17%) Marketing
2 927 (7.18%) Finance
3 522 (4.05%) Retail
4 402 (3.12%) Advertising
5 393 (3.05%) Games
6 264 (2.05%) Publishing
7 253 (1.96%) Telecoms
8 131 (1.02%) Banking
9 106 (0.82%) Back Office
10 103 (0.80%) Manufacturing
11 69 (0.53%) Legal
12 62 (0.48%) Multimedia
13 43 (0.33%) Electronics
14 40 (0.31%) Billing
15 37 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
15 37 (0.29%) Automotive
16 33 (0.26%) French Language
17 30 (0.23%) Financial Institution
18 29 (0.22%) Law
19 16 (0.12%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 9307 (72.13%) Developer
2 4643 (35.98%) PHP Developer
3 2522 (19.55%) Web Developer
4 1402 (10.87%) Senior Developer
5 836 (6.48%) PHP Web Developer
6 811 (6.29%) Front-End Developer
7 724 (5.61%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 720 (5.58%) Senior PHP Developer
9 563 (4.36%) Junior
10 542 (4.20%) Software Developer
11 499 (3.87%) Junior Developer
12 493 (3.82%) Analyst
13 422 (3.27%) Lead Developer
14 384 (2.98%) Administrator
15 343 (2.66%) PHP LAMP Developer
16 339 (2.63%) Programmer
17 331 (2.57%) Software Engineer
18 316 (2.45%) Systems Administrator
19 300 (2.33%) Java Developer
20 283 (2.19%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7537 (58.41%) HTML
2 7078 (54.86%) CSS
3 4565 (35.38%) jQuery
4 2872 (22.26%) HTML5
5 2301 (17.83%) LAMP
6 2094 (16.23%) CSS3
7 1879 (14.56%) .NET
8 1669 (12.93%) XML
9 1656 (12.83%) Ajax
10 1529 (11.85%) Symfony
11 1493 (11.57%) Web Services
12 970 (7.52%) XHTML
13 737 (5.71%) JSON
14 693 (5.37%) ASP.NET
15 675 (5.23%) CodeIgniter
16 654 (5.07%) REST
17 636 (4.93%) AngularJS
18 624 (4.84%) SOAP
19 557 (4.32%) Backbone.js
20 499 (3.87%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 1191 (9.23%) Open Source
2 906 (7.02%) Computer Science
3 719 (5.57%) Mobile App
4 469 (3.63%) Social Media
5 238 (1.84%) Digital Media
6 207 (1.60%) W3C
7 147 (1.14%) Mathematics
8 139 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
9 126 (0.98%) Management Information System
10 122 (0.95%) Clustering
11 109 (0.84%) Replication
12 98 (0.76%) Blackberry
13 96 (0.74%) E-Learning
14 91 (0.71%) NHS
15 86 (0.67%) Blog
16 77 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 76 (0.59%) BBC
18 74 (0.57%) Client/Server
18 74 (0.57%) Visualisation
19 72 (0.56%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4054 (31.42%) Linux
2 1102 (8.54%) Windows
3 942 (7.30%) UNIX
4 891 (6.91%) Apple iOS
5 667 (5.17%) Android
6 378 (2.93%) CentOS
7 351 (2.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 317 (2.46%) Ubuntu
9 165 (1.28%) Solaris
10 144 (1.12%) Debian
11 118 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
12 68 (0.53%) Fedora
13 63 (0.49%) Mac OS X
13 63 (0.49%) Windows 7
14 58 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
15 48 (0.37%) AIX
16 38 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
17 28 (0.22%) SUSE
18 27 (0.21%) Mac OS
19 24 (0.19%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3144 (24.37%) OO
2 2868 (22.23%) MVC
3 2256 (17.48%) E-Commerce
4 1910 (14.80%) Web Development
5 1860 (14.42%) Agile Software Development
6 1698 (13.16%) OOP
7 1220 (9.46%) TDD
8 1139 (8.83%) OO PHP
9 1041 (8.07%) Scrum
10 963 (7.46%) Software Engineering
11 645 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
12 644 (4.99%) Content Management
13 631 (4.89%) SEO
14 627 (4.86%) Continuous Integration
15 585 (4.53%) Unit Testing
16 523 (4.05%) CRM
17 521 (4.04%) Project Management
18 518 (4.01%) DevOps
19 480 (3.72%) BDD
20 457 (3.54%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7422 (57.52%) JavaScript
2 3061 (23.72%) Java
3 2910 (22.55%) SQL
4 2064 (16.00%) Python
5 1672 (12.96%) PHP5
6 1388 (10.76%) Ruby
7 1347 (10.44%) C#
8 1274 (9.87%) Perl
9 718 (5.56%) C++
10 527 (4.08%) Bash Shell
11 484 (3.75%) C
12 240 (1.86%) VB
13 239 (1.85%) VB.NET
14 221 (1.71%) Shell Script
15 209 (1.62%) Objective-C
16 194 (1.50%) ActionScript
17 133 (1.03%) T-SQL
18 96 (0.74%) ActionScript 3.0
19 95 (0.74%) PowerShell
20 90 (0.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1673 (12.97%) Degree
2 95 (0.74%) Security Cleared
3 57 (0.44%) ISEB
4 54 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
5 53 (0.41%) CISSP
6 42 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
7 38 (0.29%) ISTQB
8 37 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
9 33 (0.26%) OSCP
9 33 (0.26%) CEH
10 32 (0.25%) CCNP
11 30 (0.23%) CCNA
12 28 (0.22%) GIAC
13 27 (0.21%) HND
14 25 (0.19%) SC Cleared
15 24 (0.19%) PhD
15 24 (0.19%) RHCE
16 23 (0.18%) GPEN
16 23 (0.18%) CISMP
17 15 (0.12%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 838 (6.49%) QA
2 104 (0.81%) ISO 9001
3 95 (0.74%) PCI DSS
4 79 (0.61%) SLA
5 21 (0.16%) WAI
6 15 (0.12%) HIPAA
6 15 (0.12%) WCAG
7 10 (0.078%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (0.031%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.023%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.008%) COBIT
10 1 (0.008%) BS15000
10 1 (0.008%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 1 (0.008%) GAMP
System Software
1 225 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 202 (1.57%) Varnish
3 111 (0.86%) Active Directory
4 78 (0.60%) vSphere
5 55 (0.43%) Hyper-V
6 53 (0.41%) Squid
7 47 (0.36%) NFS
8 44 (0.34%) Postfix
8 44 (0.34%) KVM
9 42 (0.33%) Xen
10 39 (0.30%) VMware ESX
11 28 (0.22%) Sendmail
12 26 (0.20%) Snort
12 26 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
13 22 (0.17%) Shibboleth
14 14 (0.11%) Apache Flume
15 13 (0.10%) VirtualBox
15 13 (0.10%) Nmap
15 13 (0.10%) Samba
16 12 (0.093%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 589 (4.56%) Puppet
2 439 (3.40%) Opscode Chef
3 230 (1.78%) Nagios
4 131 (1.02%) Vagrant
5 123 (0.95%) ZABBIX
6 67 (0.52%) Capistrano
7 53 (0.41%) Plesk
8 49 (0.38%) Cacti
9 43 (0.33%) Ansible
10 39 (0.30%) HAProxy
11 30 (0.23%) Salt
12 25 (0.19%) Zenoss
13 24 (0.19%) Ganglia
14 23 (0.18%) Opsview
15 18 (0.14%) NetBackup
15 18 (0.14%) YUM
15 18 (0.14%) Munin
16 17 (0.13%) WSUS
16 17 (0.13%) OpenView
17 15 (0.12%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 1976 (15.31%) Zend
2 911 (7.06%) Oracle
3 750 (5.81%) Microsoft
4 500 (3.88%) Adobe
5 485 (3.76%) Red Hat
6 410 (3.18%) Google
7 336 (2.60%) VMware
8 324 (2.51%) Facebook
9 282 (2.19%) SAP
10 238 (1.84%) JD Edwards
11 237 (1.84%) Twitter
12 156 (1.21%) Cisco
13 132 (1.02%) Rackspace
14 116 (0.90%) JBoss
15 104 (0.81%) IBM
16 82 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
17 75 (0.58%) Citrix
18 73 (0.57%) HP
19 52 (0.40%) EMC
20 51 (0.40%) Apple
Warrington, Cheshire
Webrecruit
Salary: From £3,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Stratospherec
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + good benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £0
Posted: 4 hours ago
Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Devon
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £23,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £20,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and shares
Posted: 5 hours ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Surrey
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago