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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 48 49 43
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Permanent jobs citing PHP 4907 5268 6261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.35% 5.12% 5.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.06% 9.91% 11.06%
Number of salaries quoted 4412 4499 5355
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
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
48791 53153 56590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 53.21% 51.65% 52.02%
Number of salaries quoted 42709 45690 48518
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 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +1 1706 £50,000 - 270
South East +10 1197 £40,000 - 158
West Midlands +18 430 £31,000 - 73
North West 0 392 £36,000 +2.85% 126
South West +5 336 £35,000 - 66
Yorkshire -10 336 £35,000 -6.66% 87
East of England +14 329 £37,500 - 75
East Midlands +2 164 £37,500 +13.63% 78
North East -18 27 £30,000 +1.69% 7
PHP
UK

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 6149 (61.47%) JavaScript
2 5735 (57.33%) HTML
3 5374 (53.72%) CSS
4 4682 (46.80%) MySQL
5 3246 (32.45%) jQuery
6 3161 (31.60%) Linux
7 2951 (29.50%) Agile Software Development
8 2930 (29.29%) Web Development
9 2424 (24.23%) Git (software)
10 2344 (23.43%) MVC
11 2290 (22.89%) Java
12 2182 (21.81%) HTML5
13 2164 (21.63%) LAMP
14 1970 (19.69%) OO
15 1854 (18.53%) SQL
16 1730 (17.29%) Python
17 1484 (14.83%) AngularJS
18 1441 (14.40%) CSS3
19 1423 (14.22%) E-Commerce
20 1420 (14.19%) OOP
21 1407 (14.06%) Symfony
22 1396 (13.95%) Apache
23 1310 (13.09%) Degree
24 1296 (12.95%) TDD
25 1295 (12.94%) Front End Development
26 1177 (11.77%) Laravel
27 1145 (11.45%) .NET
28 1110 (11.10%) Ruby
29 1096 (10.96%) Web Services
30 1081 (10.81%) Scrum

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 1396 (13.95%) Apache
2 974 (9.74%) WordPress
3 792 (7.92%) Drupal
4 751 (7.51%) CMS
5 405 (4.05%) nginx
6 349 (3.49%) Elasticsearch
7 216 (2.16%) Tomcat
8 154 (1.54%) IIS
9 116 (1.16%) SharePoint
10 113 (1.13%) Apache Solr
11 108 (1.08%) Joomla!
12 85 (0.85%) Apache Spark
13 82 (0.82%) OpenStack
14 80 (0.80%) JBoss
15 73 (0.73%) WebLogic
16 70 (0.70%) Confluence
17 68 (0.68%) WebSphere
18 66 (0.66%) Moodle
19 35 (0.35%) ColdFusion
20 30 (0.30%) Alfresco
Applications
1 457 (4.57%) Photoshop
2 237 (2.37%) MS Excel
3 146 (1.46%) Adobe Illustrator
4 98 (0.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 74 (0.74%) MS Office
6 26 (0.26%) Fireworks
7 23 (0.23%) OmniGraffle
8 21 (0.21%) Gliffy
9 20 (0.20%) MS Visio
10 18 (0.18%) GIMP
10 18 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
11 12 (0.12%) Mingle
12 10 (0.100%) Adobe After Effects
12 10 (0.100%) SPSS
13 8 (0.080%) InDesign
14 5 (0.050%) 3ds Max
14 5 (0.050%) InVision
15 4 (0.040%) UXPin
16 3 (0.030%) MS Project
17 2 (0.020%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 715 (7.15%) Magento
2 40 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
3 35 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 34 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
5 16 (0.16%) Shopify
6 14 (0.14%) Eagle PACE
7 11 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
7 11 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 10 (0.100%) OpenCart
9 8 (0.080%) Adobe Campaign
9 8 (0.080%) WebTrends
10 6 (0.060%) Dynamics AX
10 6 (0.060%) Oracle CRM
11 5 (0.050%) Eloqua
12 4 (0.040%) Apache OFBiz
12 4 (0.040%) osCommerce
12 4 (0.040%) Unit4 Business World
13 3 (0.030%) Documaker
14 2 (0.020%) Line 500
14 2 (0.020%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 921 (9.21%) Amazon AWS
2 303 (3.03%) GitHub
3 235 (2.35%) SaaS
4 163 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
5 127 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
6 88 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
7 81 (0.81%) Google Analytics
8 73 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
9 70 (0.70%) AWS CloudFormation
10 50 (0.50%) PaaS
11 47 (0.47%) IaaS
12 39 (0.39%) Amazon S3
13 35 (0.35%) AdWords
14 30 (0.30%) Google Compute Engine
15 22 (0.22%) Office 365
16 21 (0.21%) Sage Pay
17 20 (0.20%) SoftLayer
18 19 (0.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 19 (0.19%) CloudFront
19 17 (0.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 353 (3.53%) Internet
2 296 (2.96%) DNS
3 259 (2.59%) HTTP
4 141 (1.41%) Network Security
5 132 (1.32%) Firewall
6 131 (1.31%) TCP/IP
7 109 (1.09%) Intranet
8 103 (1.03%) SSL
9 86 (0.86%) LDAP
9 86 (0.86%) SSH
10 83 (0.83%) SMTP
11 74 (0.74%) VPN
12 61 (0.61%) FTP
13 55 (0.55%) SAN
14 54 (0.54%) LAN
15 51 (0.51%) VoIP
16 44 (0.44%) WAN
17 43 (0.43%) Asterisk PBX
18 40 (0.40%) Wireless
19 33 (0.33%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4682 (46.80%) MySQL
2 818 (8.18%) SQL Server
3 522 (5.22%) MongoDB
4 518 (5.18%) Relational Database
5 463 (4.63%) NoSQL
6 412 (4.12%) PostgreSQL
7 291 (2.91%) Redis
8 237 (2.37%) Big Data
9 193 (1.93%) Hadoop
10 144 (1.44%) Apache Cassandra
11 120 (1.20%) RDBMS
12 75 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
13 71 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 60 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
15 57 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 52 (0.52%) Couchbase
17 51 (0.51%) Oracle Database
18 48 (0.48%) Apache Hive
19 45 (0.45%) SQLite
20 38 (0.38%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2424 (24.23%) Git (software)
2 794 (7.94%) Subversion
3 730 (7.30%) Jenkins
4 436 (4.36%) PHPUnit
5 375 (3.75%) JIRA
6 362 (3.62%) Selenium
7 350 (3.50%) Grunt
8 314 (3.14%) gulp
9 204 (2.04%) Cucumber
10 172 (1.72%) Maven
11 145 (1.45%) Vagrant
12 139 (1.39%) JUnit
13 134 (1.34%) Visual Studio
14 122 (1.22%) Bower
15 121 (1.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 111 (1.11%) Jasmine
17 108 (1.08%) Mercurial
18 87 (0.87%) Ant
19 83 (0.83%) Bitbucket
20 77 (0.77%) WebDriver
General
1 963 (9.63%) Finance
2 920 (9.20%) Marketing
3 359 (3.59%) Games
4 347 (3.47%) Telecoms
5 326 (3.26%) Advertising
6 290 (2.90%) Retail
7 199 (1.99%) Banking
8 185 (1.85%) Publishing
9 168 (1.68%) Law
10 143 (1.43%) Manufacturing
11 94 (0.94%) Electronics
12 70 (0.70%) Legal
13 67 (0.67%) Back Office
14 35 (0.35%) Multimedia
15 34 (0.34%) Financial Institution
16 32 (0.32%) Automotive
17 31 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
18 29 (0.29%) Music Industry
19 28 (0.28%) French Language
20 26 (0.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7191 (71.88%) Developer
2 4434 (44.32%) PHP Developer
3 1497 (14.96%) Web Developer
4 1195 (11.95%) Senior Developer
5 985 (9.85%) JavaScript Developer
6 881 (8.81%) PHP Web Developer
7 868 (8.68%) HTML Developer
8 816 (8.16%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 761 (7.61%) Senior PHP Developer
10 713 (7.13%) HTML CSS Developer
11 580 (5.80%) MySQL Developer
12 548 (5.48%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 474 (4.74%) Junior
14 451 (4.51%) Software Developer
15 415 (4.15%) Full Stack Developer
16 385 (3.85%) Junior Developer
17 349 (3.49%) Lead Developer
18 329 (3.29%) Java Developer
19 325 (3.25%) DevOps Engineer
20 307 (3.07%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5735 (57.33%) HTML
2 5374 (53.72%) CSS
3 3246 (32.45%) jQuery
4 2182 (21.81%) HTML5
5 2164 (21.63%) LAMP
6 1484 (14.83%) AngularJS
7 1441 (14.40%) CSS3
8 1407 (14.06%) Symfony
9 1177 (11.77%) Laravel
10 1145 (11.45%) .NET
11 1096 (10.96%) Web Services
12 1051 (10.51%) XML
13 943 (9.43%) Ajax
13 943 (9.43%) Sass
14 939 (9.39%) Node.js
15 661 (6.61%) REST
16 630 (6.30%) JSON
17 595 (5.95%) RESTful
18 541 (5.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 487 (4.87%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 864 (8.64%) User Experience
2 858 (8.58%) Computer Science
3 555 (5.55%) Mobile App
4 449 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
5 227 (2.27%) Fintech
6 223 (2.23%) iPad
7 171 (1.71%) Digital Media
8 157 (1.57%) Social Media
9 124 (1.24%) Data Centre
10 109 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
11 104 (1.04%) Management Information System
12 90 (0.90%) Mathematics
13 81 (0.81%) iPhone
14 73 (0.73%) Blog
15 72 (0.72%) e-Learning
16 70 (0.70%) Algorithms
17 66 (0.66%) Smartphone
18 65 (0.65%) Graphic Design
19 61 (0.61%) Visualisation
20 60 (0.60%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3161 (31.60%) Linux
2 725 (7.25%) Windows
3 572 (5.72%) Unix
4 381 (3.81%) Android
5 354 (3.54%) Apple iOS
6 253 (2.53%) CentOS
7 241 (2.41%) Ubuntu
8 207 (2.07%) Debian
9 200 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 163 (1.63%) Windows Server
11 55 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
12 45 (0.45%) Mac OS X
13 41 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
14 37 (0.37%) Solaris
15 19 (0.19%) Fedora
15 19 (0.19%) openSUSE
15 19 (0.19%) SUSE
16 18 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
17 17 (0.17%) Oracle Linux
18 15 (0.15%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2951 (29.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2930 (29.29%) Web Development
3 2344 (23.43%) MVC
4 1970 (19.69%) OO
5 1423 (14.22%) E-Commerce
6 1420 (14.19%) OOP
7 1296 (12.95%) TDD
8 1295 (12.94%) Front End Development
9 1081 (10.81%) Scrum
10 897 (8.97%) DevOps
11 823 (8.23%) OO PHP
12 785 (7.85%) Continuous Integration
13 772 (7.72%) Open Source
14 756 (7.56%) Software Engineering
15 556 (5.56%) BDD
16 510 (5.10%) SDLC
16 510 (5.10%) Unit Testing
17 507 (5.07%) Responsive Web Design
18 445 (4.45%) Mentoring
19 413 (4.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6149 (61.47%) JavaScript
2 2290 (22.89%) Java
3 1854 (18.53%) SQL
4 1730 (17.29%) Python
5 1110 (11.10%) Ruby
6 971 (9.71%) C#
7 801 (8.01%) Perl
8 683 (6.83%) C++
9 525 (5.25%) Bash Shell
10 463 (4.63%) PHP 5
11 353 (3.53%) C
12 217 (2.17%) VB.NET
13 151 (1.51%) Scala
14 148 (1.48%) Shell Script
15 141 (1.41%) Go
16 140 (1.40%) Objective-C
17 129 (1.29%) PowerShell
18 101 (1.01%) VB
19 94 (0.94%) T-SQL
20 75 (0.75%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 1310 (13.09%) Degree
2 194 (1.94%) Security Cleared
3 112 (1.12%) SC Cleared
4 95 (0.95%) CREST Certified
5 61 (0.61%) ISEB
6 45 (0.45%) ISTQB
7 43 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
8 42 (0.42%) CHECK Team Leader
8 42 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
9 36 (0.36%) RHCE
10 30 (0.30%) CISSP
11 27 (0.27%) CEH
12 23 (0.23%) CCNP
13 22 (0.22%) PMI Certification
14 19 (0.19%) RHCSA
15 18 (0.18%) Tigerscheme
16 17 (0.17%) MCSD
17 16 (0.16%) CCNA
17 16 (0.16%) OSCP
17 16 (0.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 511 (5.11%) QA
2 48 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 40 (0.40%) PCI DSS
4 22 (0.22%) SLA
5 15 (0.15%) HL7
6 12 (0.12%) COBIT
6 12 (0.12%) Data Quality
6 12 (0.12%) SDET
7 11 (0.11%) WCAG
8 6 (0.060%) DICOM
8 6 (0.060%) FATCA
8 6 (0.060%) ISO13485
9 5 (0.050%) WAI
10 4 (0.040%) ISO 9001
11 3 (0.030%) GCP
System Software
1 333 (3.33%) Docker
2 248 (2.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 147 (1.47%) Varnish
4 94 (0.94%) Active Directory
5 64 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
6 52 (0.52%) NFS
7 48 (0.48%) Squid
8 47 (0.47%) Hyper-V
9 44 (0.44%) KVM
10 35 (0.35%) Postfix
11 34 (0.34%) Xen
12 33 (0.33%) GlusterFS
13 30 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
14 27 (0.27%) VirtualBox
15 21 (0.21%) Corosync
16 18 (0.18%) HDFS
17 17 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
18 15 (0.15%) Firmware
19 13 (0.13%) Apache Flume
19 13 (0.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 707 (7.07%) Puppet
2 541 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
3 423 (4.23%) Ansible
4 223 (2.23%) Nagios
5 148 (1.48%) Salt
6 89 (0.89%) HAProxy
7 64 (0.64%) logstash
8 49 (0.49%) Cacti
8 49 (0.49%) ZABBIX
9 41 (0.41%) Kubernetes
10 36 (0.36%) Packer
11 30 (0.30%) cPanel
12 26 (0.26%) Kibana
13 24 (0.24%) Zenoss
14 21 (0.21%) Pacemaker
15 19 (0.19%) Munin
15 19 (0.19%) Terraform
16 17 (0.17%) Business Desktop Deployment
16 17 (0.17%) Ganglia
17 15 (0.15%) OpenView
Vendors
1 1071 (10.71%) Zend
2 466 (4.66%) Oracle
3 458 (4.58%) Microsoft
4 362 (3.62%) VMware
5 327 (3.27%) Google
6 321 (3.21%) Adobe
7 294 (2.94%) Red Hat
8 140 (1.40%) Facebook
9 127 (1.27%) Cisco
10 121 (1.21%) Rackspace
11 111 (1.11%) Twitter
12 95 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
13 70 (0.70%) HP
14 68 (0.68%) Apple
15 60 (0.60%) IBM
16 51 (0.51%) Splunk
17 49 (0.49%) SAP
18 48 (0.48%) Citrix
19 47 (0.47%) New Relic
20 38 (0.38%) SaltStack
Manchester, Lancashire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Alfreton, Derbyshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
East Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
South West London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £50-60,000 + Good Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Alfreton, Derbyshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
North London
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £70k + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Stratospherec
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum plus good benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Preston, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Home Working + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £24,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Knowit
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Horley, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-50,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Home Working
Posted: Yesterday
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + bonus, pension and healthcare
Posted: 22 hours ago
Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits & Training
Posted: Yesterday