The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 52 54 44
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Permanent jobs citing PHP 4695 4915 5953
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.12% 4.89% 5.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.70% 9.52% 10.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4251 4172 5044
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
PHP
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Programming Languages Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
48412 51641 54807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 52.82% 51.40% 51.18%
Number of salaries quoted 42288 44499 46403
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 August 2016.

PHP Salary Histogram in England

PHP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the England region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London 0 1626 £50,000 +5.26% 236
South East +5 1082 £40,000 - 137
North West +5 461 £37,500 +7.14% 122
West Midlands +19 406 £32,250 +7.50% 55
South West +2 349 £35,000 - 65
Yorkshire -11 315 £35,000 -6.66% 81
East of England +17 273 £37,500 -6.25% 54
East Midlands -4 156 £37,500 +15.38% 68
North East -19 25 £30,000 - 16
PHP
UK

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for PHP.

1 5886 (60.67%) JavaScript
2 5465 (56.33%) HTML
3 5093 (52.49%) CSS
4 4515 (46.54%) MySQL
5 3094 (31.89%) jQuery
6 2991 (30.83%) Linux
7 2835 (29.22%) Agile Software Development
8 2696 (27.79%) Web Development
9 2308 (23.79%) Git (software)
10 2273 (23.43%) Java
10 2273 (23.43%) MVC
11 2090 (21.54%) LAMP
12 2039 (21.02%) HTML5
13 1852 (19.09%) OO
14 1820 (18.76%) SQL
15 1687 (17.39%) Python
16 1487 (15.33%) AngularJS
17 1339 (13.80%) E-Commerce
18 1338 (13.79%) Apache
19 1325 (13.66%) OOP
20 1315 (13.55%) CSS3
21 1307 (13.47%) Symfony
22 1289 (13.29%) Degree
23 1242 (12.80%) Front End Development
24 1214 (12.51%) Laravel
25 1187 (12.23%) TDD
26 1142 (11.77%) .NET
27 1069 (11.02%) Ruby
28 1057 (10.89%) Scrum
29 1028 (10.60%) Web Services

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1338 (13.79%) Apache
2 930 (9.59%) WordPress
3 773 (7.97%) Drupal
4 694 (7.15%) CMS
5 389 (4.01%) nginx
6 317 (3.27%) Elasticsearch
7 204 (2.10%) Tomcat
8 158 (1.63%) IIS
9 114 (1.18%) Joomla!
10 107 (1.10%) Apache Solr
11 104 (1.07%) SharePoint
12 88 (0.91%) Confluence
13 84 (0.87%) JBoss
14 81 (0.83%) Apache Spark
15 77 (0.79%) OpenStack
16 68 (0.70%) WebLogic
16 68 (0.70%) WebSphere
17 66 (0.68%) Moodle
18 33 (0.34%) ColdFusion
19 28 (0.29%) Umbraco
Applications
1 398 (4.10%) Photoshop
2 230 (2.37%) MS Excel
3 138 (1.42%) Adobe Illustrator
4 97 (1.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 69 (0.71%) MS Office
6 24 (0.25%) Fireworks
7 18 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
7 18 (0.19%) MS Visio
8 16 (0.16%) OmniGraffle
9 14 (0.14%) Gliffy
9 14 (0.14%) InDesign
10 12 (0.12%) Adobe After Effects
11 11 (0.11%) Mingle
12 10 (0.10%) SPSS
13 9 (0.093%) GIMP
14 5 (0.052%) InVision
15 4 (0.041%) 3ds Max
16 2 (0.021%) Adobe Premiere
16 2 (0.021%) Blender
16 2 (0.021%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 672 (6.93%) Magento
2 38 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 33 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
4 25 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 18 (0.19%) OpenCart
6 17 (0.18%) Shopify
7 11 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
7 11 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
7 11 (0.11%) osCommerce
8 10 (0.10%) Eagle PACE
9 9 (0.093%) Adobe Campaign
9 9 (0.093%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 8 (0.082%) Eloqua
10 8 (0.082%) WebTrends
11 6 (0.062%) Oracle CRM
12 4 (0.041%) Apache OFBiz
12 4 (0.041%) BigMachines
12 4 (0.041%) Oracle Applications
13 2 (0.021%) SAP CRM
13 2 (0.021%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 920 (9.48%) Amazon AWS
2 274 (2.82%) GitHub
3 221 (2.28%) SaaS
4 162 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 126 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
6 84 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
7 75 (0.77%) Google Analytics
8 72 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
9 66 (0.68%) AWS CloudFormation
10 58 (0.60%) PaaS
11 55 (0.57%) IaaS
12 52 (0.54%) Amazon S3
13 33 (0.34%) AdWords
14 25 (0.26%) Office 365
15 24 (0.25%) Sage Pay
16 22 (0.23%) Google Apps
16 22 (0.23%) Slack
17 20 (0.21%) IBM Cloud
17 20 (0.21%) SoftLayer
18 19 (0.20%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 354 (3.65%) Internet
2 277 (2.86%) DNS
3 269 (2.77%) HTTP
4 155 (1.60%) Network Security
5 143 (1.47%) Firewall
6 137 (1.41%) TCP/IP
7 108 (1.11%) SSL
8 104 (1.07%) Intranet
9 86 (0.89%) SMTP
9 86 (0.89%) SSH
10 80 (0.82%) LDAP
11 74 (0.76%) VPN
12 65 (0.67%) FTP
13 51 (0.53%) SAN
13 51 (0.53%) VoIP
14 49 (0.51%) Asterisk PBX
15 44 (0.45%) Wireless
16 38 (0.39%) WAN
17 37 (0.38%) LAN
18 32 (0.33%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4515 (46.54%) MySQL
2 804 (8.29%) SQL Server
3 521 (5.37%) MongoDB
4 477 (4.92%) NoSQL
5 469 (4.83%) Relational Database
6 400 (4.12%) PostgreSQL
7 277 (2.86%) Redis
8 239 (2.46%) Big Data
9 188 (1.94%) Hadoop
10 150 (1.55%) Apache Cassandra
11 102 (1.05%) RDBMS
12 68 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 66 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
14 65 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 56 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
16 49 (0.51%) Couchbase
17 43 (0.44%) Apache Hive
17 43 (0.44%) Oracle Database
17 43 (0.44%) SQLite
18 42 (0.43%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2308 (23.79%) Git (software)
2 774 (7.98%) Subversion
3 705 (7.27%) Jenkins
4 395 (4.07%) PHPUnit
5 376 (3.88%) JIRA
6 331 (3.41%) Grunt
7 318 (3.28%) gulp
7 318 (3.28%) Selenium
8 179 (1.84%) Cucumber
9 157 (1.62%) Vagrant
10 146 (1.50%) Maven
11 128 (1.32%) Visual Studio
12 116 (1.20%) Bower
13 110 (1.13%) Jasmine
14 108 (1.11%) Mercurial
15 107 (1.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 100 (1.03%) JUnit
17 83 (0.86%) WebDriver
18 79 (0.81%) Bitbucket
19 74 (0.76%) Ant
General
1 917 (9.45%) Finance
2 869 (8.96%) Marketing
3 349 (3.60%) Games
4 334 (3.44%) Advertising
5 326 (3.36%) Retail
6 314 (3.24%) Telecoms
7 193 (1.99%) Publishing
8 187 (1.93%) Law
9 168 (1.73%) Banking
10 142 (1.46%) Manufacturing
11 74 (0.76%) Electronics
12 71 (0.73%) Back Office
13 65 (0.67%) Legal
14 39 (0.40%) Multimedia
15 36 (0.37%) Music Industry
16 33 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
17 32 (0.33%) Financial Institution
18 27 (0.28%) Billing
18 27 (0.28%) French Language
19 26 (0.27%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6848 (70.58%) Developer
2 4242 (43.72%) PHP Developer
3 1316 (13.56%) Web Developer
4 1129 (11.64%) Senior Developer
5 919 (9.47%) JavaScript Developer
6 792 (8.16%) HTML Developer
7 784 (8.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 757 (7.80%) PHP Web Developer
9 714 (7.36%) Senior PHP Developer
10 663 (6.83%) HTML CSS Developer
11 556 (5.73%) MySQL Developer
12 520 (5.36%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 437 (4.50%) Junior
14 408 (4.21%) Software Developer
15 389 (4.01%) Full Stack Developer
16 357 (3.68%) Junior Developer
17 353 (3.64%) Lead Developer
18 333 (3.43%) DevOps Engineer
19 320 (3.30%) Java Developer
20 294 (3.03%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5465 (56.33%) HTML
2 5093 (52.49%) CSS
3 3094 (31.89%) jQuery
4 2090 (21.54%) LAMP
5 2039 (21.02%) HTML5
6 1487 (15.33%) AngularJS
7 1315 (13.55%) CSS3
8 1307 (13.47%) Symfony
9 1214 (12.51%) Laravel
10 1142 (11.77%) .NET
11 1028 (10.60%) Web Services
12 945 (9.74%) XML
13 909 (9.37%) Node.js
14 885 (9.12%) Sass
15 868 (8.95%) Ajax
16 618 (6.37%) REST
17 594 (6.12%) JSON
18 574 (5.92%) RESTful
19 533 (5.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 429 (4.42%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 838 (8.64%) Computer Science
2 763 (7.86%) User Experience
3 541 (5.58%) Mobile App
4 435 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
5 241 (2.48%) Fintech
6 203 (2.09%) iPad
7 155 (1.60%) Digital Media
8 144 (1.48%) Social Media
9 120 (1.24%) Data Centre
10 99 (1.02%) Mathematics
11 98 (1.01%) Management Information System
12 95 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
13 71 (0.73%) e-Learning
14 70 (0.72%) Data Structures
15 69 (0.71%) iPhone
16 68 (0.70%) Blog
17 65 (0.67%) Visualisation
18 64 (0.66%) Graphic Design
19 60 (0.62%) Algorithms
20 57 (0.59%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2991 (30.83%) Linux
2 670 (6.91%) Windows
3 572 (5.90%) Unix
4 326 (3.36%) Android
5 299 (3.08%) Apple iOS
6 250 (2.58%) CentOS
7 220 (2.27%) Ubuntu
8 182 (1.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 176 (1.81%) Debian
10 164 (1.69%) Windows Server
11 52 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
12 49 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
13 43 (0.44%) Mac OS X
14 33 (0.34%) Fedora
15 32 (0.33%) Solaris
16 21 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
17 19 (0.20%) Oracle Linux
18 18 (0.19%) Mac OS
19 17 (0.18%) openSUSE
19 17 (0.18%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2835 (29.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2696 (27.79%) Web Development
3 2273 (23.43%) MVC
4 1852 (19.09%) OO
5 1339 (13.80%) E-Commerce
6 1325 (13.66%) OOP
7 1242 (12.80%) Front End Development
8 1187 (12.23%) TDD
9 1057 (10.89%) Scrum
10 896 (9.24%) DevOps
11 782 (8.06%) OO PHP
12 777 (8.01%) Software Engineering
13 755 (7.78%) Continuous Integration
14 732 (7.54%) Open Source
15 544 (5.61%) SDLC
16 536 (5.52%) BDD
17 472 (4.86%) Unit Testing
18 444 (4.58%) Mentoring
19 437 (4.50%) Responsive Web Design
20 398 (4.10%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5886 (60.67%) JavaScript
2 2273 (23.43%) Java
3 1820 (18.76%) SQL
4 1687 (17.39%) Python
5 1069 (11.02%) Ruby
6 1024 (10.55%) C#
7 783 (8.07%) Perl
8 650 (6.70%) C++
9 540 (5.57%) Bash Shell
10 413 (4.26%) PHP 5
11 372 (3.83%) C
12 225 (2.32%) VB.NET
13 149 (1.54%) Scala
14 139 (1.43%) Go
15 125 (1.29%) PowerShell
16 124 (1.28%) Shell Script
17 115 (1.19%) Objective-C
18 99 (1.02%) T-SQL
19 89 (0.92%) VB
20 81 (0.83%) ES6
Qualifications
1 1289 (13.29%) Degree
2 211 (2.17%) Security Cleared
3 126 (1.30%) SC Cleared
4 119 (1.23%) CREST Certified
5 68 (0.70%) ISEB
6 53 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
7 48 (0.49%) CHECK Team Leader
7 48 (0.49%) ISTQB
7 48 (0.49%) RHCE
8 38 (0.39%) CEH
9 37 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
10 35 (0.36%) RHCSA
11 33 (0.34%) CISSP
12 32 (0.33%) CCNP
13 31 (0.32%) PMI Certification
14 28 (0.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 23 (0.24%) DV Cleared
15 23 (0.24%) Tigerscheme
16 21 (0.22%) OSCP
17 20 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 464 (4.78%) QA
2 55 (0.57%) PCI DSS
3 54 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 27 (0.28%) SLA
5 18 (0.19%) Data Quality
6 13 (0.13%) COBIT
7 11 (0.11%) HL7
7 11 (0.11%) WCAG
8 10 (0.10%) SDET
9 9 (0.093%) WAI
10 8 (0.082%) GCP
11 7 (0.072%) ISO 9001
12 6 (0.062%) ISO13485
13 5 (0.052%) FATCA
14 3 (0.031%) DICOM
System Software
1 343 (3.54%) Docker
2 250 (2.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 144 (1.48%) Varnish
4 98 (1.01%) Active Directory
5 68 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
6 53 (0.55%) NFS
7 45 (0.46%) Postfix
8 42 (0.43%) Hyper-V
9 38 (0.39%) KVM
10 35 (0.36%) Squid
11 34 (0.35%) GlusterFS
12 33 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
13 31 (0.32%) Xen
14 22 (0.23%) Corosync
15 21 (0.22%) VirtualBox
16 20 (0.21%) HDFS
17 18 (0.19%) Sendmail
18 16 (0.16%) vSphere
19 14 (0.14%) Apache Flume
19 14 (0.14%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 714 (7.36%) Puppet
2 540 (5.57%) Opscode Chef
3 453 (4.67%) Ansible
4 213 (2.20%) Nagios
5 142 (1.46%) Salt
6 88 (0.91%) HAProxy
7 62 (0.64%) logstash
8 52 (0.54%) Cacti
9 46 (0.47%) ZABBIX
10 43 (0.44%) Kubernetes
11 39 (0.40%) Packer
12 30 (0.31%) cPanel
13 26 (0.27%) Kibana
14 25 (0.26%) Terraform
15 22 (0.23%) Pacemaker
16 20 (0.21%) Ganglia
17 18 (0.19%) Zenoss
18 17 (0.18%) Munin
18 17 (0.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
18 17 (0.18%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 1023 (10.54%) Zend
2 468 (4.82%) Oracle
3 455 (4.69%) Microsoft
4 385 (3.97%) VMware
5 308 (3.17%) Google
6 299 (3.08%) Red Hat
7 274 (2.82%) Adobe
8 144 (1.48%) Rackspace
9 133 (1.37%) Cisco
10 130 (1.34%) Facebook
11 92 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
12 87 (0.90%) Twitter
13 73 (0.75%) HP
14 68 (0.70%) Apple
15 58 (0.60%) IBM
16 52 (0.54%) Splunk
17 51 (0.53%) PayPal
18 41 (0.42%) Citrix
19 36 (0.37%) New Relic
20 35 (0.36%) SAP
Bristol, Avon
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Part Remote, Unlimited Holiday
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bromley, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bromley, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Orpington, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol, Avon
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Caspian One Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £65000 - £80000 Per Annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
West Drayton, Middlesex
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bromley, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Sidcup, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago