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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 44 49 43
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5064 5318 6285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.50% 5.21% 5.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.34% 10.03% 10.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4522 4623 5477
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,232
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
48993 52995 58282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 53.21% 51.90% 52.49%
Number of salaries quoted 42974 45655 50164
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +3 1875 £50,000 - 278
South East +8 1183 £39,500 +5.33% 149
West Midlands +7 417 £30,000 -7.69% 72
South West +7 367 £35,000 - 64
Yorkshire -4 354 £35,000 - 97
North West -4 350 £35,000 +7.69% 122
East of England +5 334 £37,500 - 68
East Midlands -2 166 £35,000 +6.06% 54
North East -21 33 £30,000 +1.69% 12
PHP
UK

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 6237 (61.78%) JavaScript
2 5774 (57.19%) HTML
3 5424 (53.72%) CSS
4 4739 (46.94%) MySQL
5 3297 (32.66%) jQuery
6 3223 (31.92%) Linux
7 3056 (30.27%) Agile Software Development
8 3037 (30.08%) Web Development
9 2406 (23.83%) Git (software)
10 2330 (23.08%) MVC
11 2285 (22.63%) Java
12 2260 (22.39%) HTML5
13 2215 (21.94%) LAMP
14 2047 (20.28%) OO
15 1878 (18.60%) SQL
16 1756 (17.39%) Python
17 1510 (14.96%) CSS3
18 1504 (14.90%) AngularJS
19 1460 (14.46%) E-Commerce
20 1458 (14.44%) OOP
21 1450 (14.36%) Apache
22 1430 (14.16%) Symfony
23 1356 (13.43%) TDD
24 1318 (13.05%) Degree
25 1302 (12.90%) Front End Development
26 1205 (11.94%) .NET
27 1151 (11.40%) Laravel
28 1144 (11.33%) Ruby
29 1130 (11.19%) Web Services
30 1108 (10.97%) XML

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 1450 (14.36%) Apache
2 980 (9.71%) WordPress
3 792 (7.84%) CMS
4 758 (7.51%) Drupal
5 407 (4.03%) nginx
6 363 (3.60%) Elasticsearch
7 240 (2.38%) Tomcat
8 163 (1.61%) IIS
9 128 (1.27%) SharePoint
10 110 (1.09%) Apache Solr
11 100 (0.99%) Joomla!
12 85 (0.84%) Apache Spark
13 84 (0.83%) OpenStack
14 80 (0.79%) JBoss
15 76 (0.75%) Moodle
16 70 (0.69%) Confluence
17 69 (0.68%) WebLogic
18 68 (0.67%) WebSphere
19 39 (0.39%) ColdFusion
20 32 (0.32%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 468 (4.64%) Photoshop
2 246 (2.44%) MS Excel
3 141 (1.40%) Adobe Illustrator
4 101 (1.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 80 (0.79%) MS Office
6 32 (0.32%) Fireworks
7 30 (0.30%) GIMP
8 23 (0.23%) OmniGraffle
9 22 (0.22%) MS Visio
10 21 (0.21%) Gliffy
11 17 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
12 12 (0.12%) Mingle
13 11 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
14 6 (0.059%) SPSS
15 5 (0.050%) 3ds Max
16 4 (0.040%) InDesign
16 4 (0.040%) MS Project
17 2 (0.020%) Acrobat
17 2 (0.020%) Adobe Premiere
17 2 (0.020%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 685 (6.78%) Magento
2 39 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 35 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 33 (0.33%) Payment Gateway
5 20 (0.20%) Eagle PACE
6 16 (0.16%) Shopify
7 15 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
8 13 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 10 (0.099%) Adobe Campaign
10 9 (0.089%) OpenCart
11 6 (0.059%) WebTrends
12 5 (0.050%) Eloqua
13 4 (0.040%) Dynamics AX
13 4 (0.040%) Unit4 Business World
14 3 (0.030%) Apache OFBiz
14 3 (0.030%) Documaker
14 3 (0.030%) Oracle CRM
14 3 (0.030%) osCommerce
15 2 (0.020%) Line 500
15 2 (0.020%) SAP PLM
Cloud Services
1 877 (8.69%) Amazon AWS
2 304 (3.01%) GitHub
3 236 (2.34%) SaaS
4 153 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
5 134 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
6 88 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
7 87 (0.86%) Google Analytics
8 64 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
9 55 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
10 40 (0.40%) PaaS
11 37 (0.37%) IaaS
12 35 (0.35%) Google Compute Engine
13 34 (0.34%) Amazon S3
14 33 (0.33%) AdWords
15 29 (0.29%) Sage Pay
16 26 (0.26%) CloudFront
17 21 (0.21%) Google Play
17 21 (0.21%) Office 365
18 18 (0.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 17 (0.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 326 (3.23%) Internet
2 316 (3.13%) DNS
3 234 (2.32%) HTTP
4 138 (1.37%) Firewall
5 134 (1.33%) TCP/IP
6 124 (1.23%) Network Security
7 109 (1.08%) Intranet
8 104 (1.03%) SSL
9 100 (0.99%) LDAP
10 98 (0.97%) SSH
11 84 (0.83%) SMTP
12 74 (0.73%) VPN
13 64 (0.63%) FTP
14 62 (0.61%) LAN
14 62 (0.61%) VoIP
15 56 (0.55%) SAN
16 55 (0.54%) WAN
17 45 (0.45%) Asterisk PBX
18 42 (0.42%) Kerberos
19 39 (0.39%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4739 (46.94%) MySQL
2 865 (8.57%) SQL Server
3 539 (5.34%) MongoDB
4 522 (5.17%) Relational Database
5 449 (4.45%) NoSQL
6 387 (3.83%) PostgreSQL
7 315 (3.12%) Redis
8 243 (2.41%) Big Data
9 181 (1.79%) Hadoop
10 127 (1.26%) Apache Cassandra
11 114 (1.13%) RDBMS
12 80 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 69 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
14 67 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
15 63 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 52 (0.52%) Couchbase
17 48 (0.48%) Oracle Database
18 44 (0.44%) MariaDB
19 43 (0.43%) Apache Hive
20 41 (0.41%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2406 (23.83%) Git (software)
2 801 (7.93%) Subversion
3 728 (7.21%) Jenkins
4 452 (4.48%) PHPUnit
5 378 (3.74%) Selenium
6 368 (3.65%) JIRA
7 350 (3.47%) Grunt
8 296 (2.93%) gulp
9 219 (2.17%) Cucumber
10 163 (1.61%) Maven
11 148 (1.47%) JUnit
12 137 (1.36%) Visual Studio
13 127 (1.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 123 (1.22%) Vagrant
15 117 (1.16%) Bower
16 111 (1.10%) Mercurial
17 106 (1.05%) Jasmine
18 84 (0.83%) Ant
19 82 (0.81%) Bitbucket
20 77 (0.76%) Hudson
General
1 966 (9.57%) Finance
2 948 (9.39%) Marketing
3 371 (3.67%) Games
4 346 (3.43%) Advertising
5 340 (3.37%) Telecoms
6 307 (3.04%) Retail
7 206 (2.04%) Banking
8 172 (1.70%) Publishing
9 165 (1.63%) Law
10 132 (1.31%) Manufacturing
11 97 (0.96%) Electronics
12 63 (0.62%) Back Office
13 61 (0.60%) Legal
14 35 (0.35%) Financial Institution
15 32 (0.32%) Multimedia
16 30 (0.30%) Automotive
17 29 (0.29%) French Language
18 27 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
19 23 (0.23%) Billing
20 21 (0.21%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 7295 (72.26%) Developer
2 4429 (43.87%) PHP Developer
3 1579 (15.64%) Web Developer
4 1203 (11.92%) Senior Developer
5 997 (9.88%) JavaScript Developer
6 900 (8.91%) PHP Web Developer
7 870 (8.62%) HTML Developer
8 817 (8.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 773 (7.66%) Senior PHP Developer
10 711 (7.04%) HTML CSS Developer
11 572 (5.67%) MySQL Developer
12 545 (5.40%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 469 (4.65%) Junior
14 464 (4.60%) Software Developer
15 407 (4.03%) Full Stack Developer
16 387 (3.83%) Junior Developer
17 376 (3.72%) Lead Developer
18 321 (3.18%) Administrator
19 315 (3.12%) DevOps Engineer
20 314 (3.11%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5774 (57.19%) HTML
2 5424 (53.72%) CSS
3 3297 (32.66%) jQuery
4 2260 (22.39%) HTML5
5 2215 (21.94%) LAMP
6 1510 (14.96%) CSS3
7 1504 (14.90%) AngularJS
8 1430 (14.16%) Symfony
9 1205 (11.94%) .NET
10 1151 (11.40%) Laravel
11 1130 (11.19%) Web Services
12 1108 (10.97%) XML
13 966 (9.57%) Ajax
14 950 (9.41%) Node.js
15 912 (9.03%) Sass
16 655 (6.49%) REST
17 623 (6.17%) JSON
18 611 (6.05%) RESTful
19 566 (5.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 505 (5.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 921 (9.12%) User Experience
2 881 (8.73%) Computer Science
3 590 (5.84%) Mobile App
4 460 (4.56%) Analytical Skills
5 215 (2.13%) iPad
6 214 (2.12%) Fintech
7 165 (1.63%) Digital Media
8 162 (1.60%) Social Media
9 119 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
10 110 (1.09%) Management Information System
11 99 (0.98%) Mathematics
12 96 (0.95%) Data Centre
13 88 (0.87%) iPhone
14 82 (0.81%) Algorithms
15 80 (0.79%) Blog
16 75 (0.74%) e-Learning
17 69 (0.68%) Smartphone
18 62 (0.61%) W3C
19 58 (0.57%) Data Structures
19 58 (0.57%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 3223 (31.92%) Linux
2 753 (7.46%) Windows
3 550 (5.45%) Unix
4 425 (4.21%) Android
5 402 (3.98%) Apple iOS
6 256 (2.54%) CentOS
7 253 (2.51%) Ubuntu
8 223 (2.21%) Debian
9 218 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 162 (1.60%) Windows Server
11 54 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
12 42 (0.42%) Solaris
13 34 (0.34%) Mac OS X
14 27 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
15 23 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
16 20 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
17 19 (0.19%) openSUSE
17 19 (0.19%) SUSE
18 16 (0.16%) Oracle Linux
19 14 (0.14%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 3056 (30.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3037 (30.08%) Web Development
3 2330 (23.08%) MVC
4 2047 (20.28%) OO
5 1460 (14.46%) E-Commerce
6 1458 (14.44%) OOP
7 1356 (13.43%) TDD
8 1302 (12.90%) Front End Development
9 1102 (10.92%) Scrum
10 881 (8.73%) DevOps
11 838 (8.30%) OO PHP
12 817 (8.09%) Continuous Integration
13 799 (7.91%) Software Engineering
14 735 (7.28%) Open Source
15 574 (5.69%) BDD
16 537 (5.32%) Unit Testing
17 533 (5.28%) Responsive Web Design
18 480 (4.75%) SDLC
19 465 (4.61%) Mentoring
20 424 (4.20%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6237 (61.78%) JavaScript
2 2285 (22.63%) Java
3 1878 (18.60%) SQL
4 1756 (17.39%) Python
5 1144 (11.33%) Ruby
6 995 (9.86%) C#
7 820 (8.12%) Perl
8 668 (6.62%) C++
9 506 (5.01%) Bash Shell
10 464 (4.60%) PHP 5
11 366 (3.63%) C
12 208 (2.06%) VB.NET
13 152 (1.51%) Objective-C
13 152 (1.51%) Shell Script
14 148 (1.47%) Scala
15 141 (1.40%) Go
16 125 (1.24%) PowerShell
17 105 (1.04%) VB
18 98 (0.97%) T-SQL
19 75 (0.74%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 1318 (13.05%) Degree
2 172 (1.70%) Security Cleared
3 100 (0.99%) SC Cleared
4 84 (0.83%) CREST Certified
5 56 (0.55%) ISEB
6 43 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
6 43 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 40 (0.40%) ISTQB
8 38 (0.38%) CHECK Team Leader
9 29 (0.29%) CISSP
10 27 (0.27%) RHCE
11 22 (0.22%) CCNP
11 22 (0.22%) CEH
12 21 (0.21%) CCNA
12 21 (0.21%) PMI Certification
13 19 (0.19%) MCSD
14 15 (0.15%) Tigerscheme
15 13 (0.13%) MCSE
15 13 (0.13%) OSCP
16 12 (0.12%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 514 (5.09%) QA
2 33 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 32 (0.32%) PCI DSS
4 28 (0.28%) SLA
5 18 (0.18%) SDET
6 15 (0.15%) HL7
7 11 (0.11%) WCAG
8 10 (0.099%) WAI
9 9 (0.089%) COBIT
9 9 (0.089%) Data Quality
10 7 (0.069%) ISO 9001
11 6 (0.059%) DICOM
12 5 (0.050%) FATCA
13 4 (0.040%) ISO13485
14 2 (0.020%) HIPAA
System Software
1 304 (3.01%) Docker
2 240 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 157 (1.56%) Varnish
4 99 (0.98%) Active Directory
5 57 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
6 55 (0.54%) Hyper-V
7 53 (0.52%) Squid
8 49 (0.49%) NFS
9 46 (0.46%) Xen
10 40 (0.40%) KVM
11 33 (0.33%) VirtualBox
12 32 (0.32%) GlusterFS
13 31 (0.31%) Postfix
14 25 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
15 22 (0.22%) Firmware
15 22 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
16 18 (0.18%) Corosync
17 17 (0.17%) Sendmail
18 15 (0.15%) HDFS
19 13 (0.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 675 (6.69%) Puppet
2 518 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
3 388 (3.84%) Ansible
4 229 (2.27%) Nagios
5 140 (1.39%) Salt
6 87 (0.86%) HAProxy
7 61 (0.60%) logstash
8 48 (0.48%) ZABBIX
9 45 (0.45%) Cacti
10 29 (0.29%) cPanel
10 29 (0.29%) Zenoss
11 28 (0.28%) Kubernetes
11 28 (0.28%) Packer
12 24 (0.24%) Kibana
13 22 (0.22%) CFEngine
14 18 (0.18%) Munin
14 18 (0.18%) Pacemaker
15 17 (0.17%) Business Desktop Deployment
16 15 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
17 14 (0.14%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 1071 (10.61%) Zend
2 464 (4.60%) Oracle
3 460 (4.56%) Microsoft
4 355 (3.52%) Google
5 349 (3.46%) VMware
6 343 (3.40%) Adobe
7 309 (3.06%) Red Hat
8 165 (1.63%) Facebook
9 147 (1.46%) Twitter
10 115 (1.14%) Cisco
11 111 (1.10%) Rackspace
12 91 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
13 63 (0.62%) IBM
14 61 (0.60%) Apple
14 61 (0.60%) HP
15 60 (0.59%) Citrix
16 56 (0.55%) New Relic
17 55 (0.54%) Splunk
18 52 (0.52%) SAP
19 44 (0.44%) SaltStack
Hastings, East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 13 hours ago
North West London
Anthony Nolan
Salary: £35,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
North West London
Dunsdon Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
North West London
Dunsdon Rose
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Teesside
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Salary: 20,000 - 30,000
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Chassam Contract
Salary: £33,000 per annum Circa £33,000
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £25k - 27k per year + Pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Essex
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Aquent
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + FANTASTIC BENEFITS
Posted: 22 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago