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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 37 37 29
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Permanent jobs citing PHP 6728 6101 7428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.95% 5.86% 6.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.22% 10.92% 11.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5794 5442 6886
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Programming Languages Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
59968 55872 64189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 53.06% 53.69% 54.23%
Number of salaries quoted 50931 48463 56969
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -2 2831 £45,000 - 314
South East -5 1332 £36,000 +2.85% 166
East of England +33 618 £37,500 +7.14% 75
North West -3 565 £34,000 +7.93% 94
South West -1 452 £32,500 -4.41% 92
Yorkshire -5 388 £35,000 +22.80% 91
East Midlands +15 281 £30,000 - 51
West Midlands +20 246 £32,500 +8.33% 45
North East -18 24 £24,250 -1.02% 12
Midlands - 8 £32,000 -
PHP
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PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 7912 (60.76%) HTML
2 7691 (59.06%) JavaScript
3 7367 (56.57%) CSS
4 6870 (52.76%) MySQL
5 4666 (35.83%) jQuery
6 3825 (29.37%) Linux
7 3349 (25.72%) OO
8 3250 (24.96%) HTML5
9 3110 (23.88%) MVC
10 3020 (23.19%) Java
11 2883 (22.14%) SQL
12 2408 (18.49%) CSS3
13 2405 (18.47%) LAMP
14 2369 (18.19%) E-Commerce
15 2230 (17.12%) Zend
16 2161 (16.59%) OOP
17 2106 (16.17%) Apache
18 2071 (15.90%) Git (software)
19 1968 (15.11%) .NET
20 1963 (15.07%) Python
21 1841 (14.14%) XML
22 1808 (13.88%) Web Development
23 1801 (13.83%) Ajax
24 1777 (13.65%) PHP5
25 1699 (13.05%) Degree
26 1684 (12.93%) Agile Software Development
27 1660 (12.75%) Symfony
28 1597 (12.26%) Marketing
29 1503 (11.54%) Web Services
30 1466 (11.26%) Subversion

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2106 (16.17%) Apache
2 1444 (11.09%) CMS
3 1411 (10.84%) Drupal
4 1238 (9.51%) WordPress
5 527 (4.05%) Node.js
6 395 (3.03%) IIS
7 361 (2.77%) Tomcat
8 289 (2.22%) Joomla!
9 247 (1.90%) nginx
10 198 (1.52%) SharePoint
11 194 (1.49%) Apache Solr
12 119 (0.91%) WebSphere
13 101 (0.78%) Umbraco
14 100 (0.77%) Moodle
15 93 (0.71%) ColdFusion
16 81 (0.62%) Alfresco
17 75 (0.58%) ExpressionEngine
17 75 (0.58%) WebLogic
18 73 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
19 58 (0.45%) concrete5
Applications
1 674 (5.18%) Photoshop
2 345 (2.65%) MS Excel
3 213 (1.64%) Adobe Illustrator
4 127 (0.98%) MS Office
5 114 (0.88%) Fireworks
6 47 (0.36%) MS Visio
7 33 (0.25%) MS Project
8 26 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
9 23 (0.18%) SPSS
10 19 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
11 14 (0.11%) FastStats
12 13 (0.100%) InDesign
13 10 (0.077%) Maya
13 10 (0.077%) Mingle
14 8 (0.061%) Adobe After Effects
15 7 (0.054%) GIMP
16 6 (0.046%) 3ds Max
17 4 (0.031%) Acrobat
17 4 (0.031%) ImageReady
18 3 (0.023%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1233 (9.47%) Magento
2 235 (1.80%) Oracle CRM
3 200 (1.54%) Google Analytics
4 44 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
5 34 (0.26%) WebTrends
6 25 (0.19%) Shopify
7 12 (0.092%) Summit
8 11 (0.084%) Dynamics AX
9 10 (0.077%) osCommerce
10 8 (0.061%) SAP SRM
11 6 (0.046%) SAP Business One
11 6 (0.046%) Zen Cart
12 5 (0.038%) SiteCatalyst
12 5 (0.038%) Agresso
13 3 (0.023%) Oracle 11i
14 2 (0.015%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 2 (0.015%) Remedy ITSM
14 2 (0.015%) JDE EnterpriseOne
14 2 (0.015%) Oracle BRM
14 2 (0.015%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 404 (3.10%) Amazon AWS
2 342 (2.63%) SaaS
3 174 (1.34%) Amazon EC2
4 105 (0.81%) Amazon S3
5 103 (0.79%) GitHub
6 94 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
7 72 (0.55%) PaaS
8 60 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
9 35 (0.27%) Amazon SQS
10 23 (0.18%) Joyent
11 19 (0.15%) Route 53
12 18 (0.14%) Amazon EMR
13 17 (0.13%) CloudFront
13 17 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
14 16 (0.12%) Trello
15 15 (0.12%) MailChimp
16 12 (0.092%) IaaS
17 11 (0.084%) Office 365
17 11 (0.084%) Basecamp
18 7 (0.054%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 497 (3.82%) Internet
2 371 (2.85%) HTTP
3 257 (1.97%) DNS
4 242 (1.86%) Firewall
5 241 (1.85%) TCP/IP
6 175 (1.34%) Intranet
7 142 (1.09%) SAN
8 110 (0.84%) FTP
9 102 (0.78%) SSL
10 101 (0.78%) VoIP
11 99 (0.76%) SSH
12 95 (0.73%) VPN
13 64 (0.49%) LDAP
14 63 (0.48%) SMTP
15 56 (0.43%) Network Security
16 53 (0.41%) Broadband
17 50 (0.38%) Wireless
18 40 (0.31%) Extranet
19 39 (0.30%) NAS
20 34 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6870 (52.76%) MySQL
2 1165 (8.95%) SQL Server
3 553 (4.25%) Relational Database
4 524 (4.02%) MongoDB
5 453 (3.48%) NoSQL
6 343 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
6 343 (2.63%) Big Data
7 210 (1.61%) RDBMS
8 203 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
9 197 (1.51%) Hadoop
10 159 (1.22%) Redis
11 156 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
12 99 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 96 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
14 77 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
15 75 (0.58%) Oracle Database
16 72 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
17 65 (0.50%) Amazon RDS
17 65 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 61 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2071 (15.90%) Git (software)
2 1466 (11.26%) Subversion
3 412 (3.16%) Selenium
4 410 (3.15%) PHPUnit
5 369 (2.83%) Jenkins
6 283 (2.17%) JIRA
7 189 (1.45%) Visual Studio
8 158 (1.21%) Maven
9 144 (1.11%) Cucumber
10 125 (0.96%) Dreamweaver
11 122 (0.94%) Hudson
12 121 (0.93%) Eclipse
13 118 (0.91%) Behat
14 108 (0.83%) JUnit
15 107 (0.82%) Ant
15 107 (0.82%) WebDriver
16 72 (0.55%) Mercurial
17 61 (0.47%) Grunt
18 54 (0.41%) Xcode
19 51 (0.39%) PhoneGap
General
1 1597 (12.26%) Marketing
2 814 (6.25%) Finance
3 441 (3.39%) Retail
4 420 (3.23%) Games
5 329 (2.53%) Advertising
6 250 (1.92%) Telecoms
7 228 (1.75%) Publishing
8 113 (0.87%) Manufacturing
9 94 (0.72%) Back Office
10 58 (0.45%) Legal
11 57 (0.44%) Banking
12 56 (0.43%) Multimedia
13 53 (0.41%) Billing
14 48 (0.37%) Law
15 34 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
16 28 (0.22%) Automotive
17 26 (0.20%) French Language
18 22 (0.17%) Front Office
19 18 (0.14%) Electronics
19 18 (0.14%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 9645 (74.07%) Developer
2 4728 (36.31%) PHP Developer
3 2621 (20.13%) Web Developer
4 1297 (9.96%) Senior Developer
5 928 (7.13%) Front-End Developer
6 849 (6.52%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 749 (5.75%) PHP Web Developer
8 699 (5.37%) Senior PHP Developer
9 611 (4.69%) Software Developer
10 541 (4.15%) Junior
11 491 (3.77%) Junior Developer
12 455 (3.49%) Lead Developer
13 423 (3.25%) Analyst
14 414 (3.18%) PHP LAMP Developer
15 387 (2.97%) Administrator
16 377 (2.90%) Software Engineer
17 372 (2.86%) Programmer
18 333 (2.56%) Drupal Developer
19 312 (2.40%) Systems Administrator
20 296 (2.27%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7912 (60.76%) HTML
2 7367 (56.57%) CSS
3 4666 (35.83%) jQuery
4 3250 (24.96%) HTML5
5 2408 (18.49%) CSS3
6 2405 (18.47%) LAMP
7 1968 (15.11%) .NET
8 1841 (14.14%) XML
9 1801 (13.83%) Ajax
10 1660 (12.75%) Symfony
11 1503 (11.54%) Web Services
12 1015 (7.79%) XHTML
13 846 (6.50%) JSON
14 807 (6.20%) CodeIgniter
15 722 (5.54%) ASP.NET
16 688 (5.28%) SOAP
17 645 (4.95%) REST
18 549 (4.22%) CakePHP
19 490 (3.76%) Backbone.js
20 476 (3.66%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1302 (10.00%) Open Source
2 1005 (7.72%) Computer Science
3 690 (5.30%) Mobile App
4 426 (3.27%) Social Media
5 263 (2.02%) W3C
6 253 (1.94%) Digital Media
7 194 (1.49%) Mathematics
8 139 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
9 110 (0.84%) Management Information System
10 97 (0.74%) Clustering
11 96 (0.74%) NHS
12 95 (0.73%) Visualisation
13 87 (0.67%) Replication
14 86 (0.66%) BBC
15 84 (0.65%) iPhone
16 79 (0.61%) Blackberry
17 75 (0.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 70 (0.54%) Social Network
19 68 (0.52%) iPad
20 65 (0.50%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 3825 (29.37%) Linux
2 1172 (9.00%) Windows
3 887 (6.81%) UNIX
4 846 (6.50%) Apple iOS
5 641 (4.92%) Android
6 348 (2.67%) CentOS
7 305 (2.34%) Ubuntu
8 303 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 154 (1.18%) Debian
10 140 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
11 132 (1.01%) Solaris
12 79 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
13 75 (0.58%) Mac OS X
14 49 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
15 38 (0.29%) Windows 7
16 35 (0.27%) FreeBSD
17 34 (0.26%) Fedora
18 33 (0.25%) SUSE
19 27 (0.21%) AIX
20 26 (0.20%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3349 (25.72%) OO
2 3110 (23.88%) MVC
3 2369 (18.19%) E-Commerce
4 2161 (16.59%) OOP
5 1808 (13.88%) Web Development
6 1684 (12.93%) Agile Software Development
7 1237 (9.50%) TDD
8 1192 (9.15%) Scrum
9 1137 (8.73%) OO PHP
10 976 (7.50%) Software Engineering
11 615 (4.72%) Content Management
12 614 (4.72%) Unit Testing
13 606 (4.65%) Project Management
14 598 (4.59%) Responsive Web Design
15 556 (4.27%) CRM
16 518 (3.98%) SEO
17 509 (3.91%) Continuous Integration
18 472 (3.62%) Web Design
19 443 (3.40%) Analytics
20 412 (3.16%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 7691 (59.06%) JavaScript
2 3020 (23.19%) Java
3 2883 (22.14%) SQL
4 1963 (15.07%) Python
5 1777 (13.65%) PHP5
6 1327 (10.19%) C#
7 1238 (9.51%) Ruby
8 1227 (9.42%) Perl
9 723 (5.55%) C++
10 493 (3.79%) Bash Shell
11 477 (3.66%) C
12 257 (1.97%) ActionScript
13 252 (1.94%) VB
13 252 (1.94%) Shell Script
14 225 (1.73%) VB.NET
15 194 (1.49%) Objective-C
16 132 (1.01%) ActionScript 3.0
17 109 (0.84%) PHP4
18 108 (0.83%) Scala
18 108 (0.83%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1699 (13.05%) Degree
2 106 (0.81%) Security Cleared
3 56 (0.43%) ISEB
4 51 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
5 45 (0.35%) RHCE
5 45 (0.35%) CISSP
6 40 (0.31%) CEH
7 38 (0.29%) OSCP
8 35 (0.27%) PMI Certification
9 34 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
10 30 (0.23%) HND
11 27 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
12 25 (0.19%) ISTQB
12 25 (0.19%) PMP
13 23 (0.18%) CCNA
13 23 (0.18%) GIAC
14 22 (0.17%) PhD
15 19 (0.15%) OSCE
16 17 (0.13%) GPEN
17 16 (0.12%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 673 (5.17%) QA
2 119 (0.91%) SLA
3 80 (0.61%) ISO 9001
4 74 (0.57%) PCI DSS
5 24 (0.18%) WAI
6 20 (0.15%) HIPAA
7 14 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 13 (0.100%) WCAG
9 5 (0.038%) COBIT
10 4 (0.031%) Data Quality
11 3 (0.023%) Dodd-Frank
12 1 (0.008%) BS15000
System Software
1 233 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 140 (1.08%) Varnish
3 128 (0.98%) Active Directory
4 75 (0.58%) KVM
5 71 (0.55%) vSphere
6 56 (0.43%) VMware ESX
7 54 (0.41%) Hyper-V
8 48 (0.37%) Xen
9 40 (0.31%) NFS
10 38 (0.29%) Sendmail
11 33 (0.25%) Snort
12 32 (0.25%) Postfix
13 25 (0.19%) Squid
14 21 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
14 21 (0.16%) Nmap
15 20 (0.15%) Apache Flume
16 18 (0.14%) VirtualBox
17 11 (0.084%) Forefront TMG
18 10 (0.077%) Terminal Services
18 10 (0.077%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 534 (4.10%) Puppet
2 334 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
3 181 (1.39%) Nagios
4 119 (0.91%) Plesk
5 117 (0.90%) Vagrant
6 91 (0.70%) ZABBIX
7 54 (0.41%) Cacti
8 31 (0.24%) Capistrano
9 23 (0.18%) HAProxy
9 23 (0.18%) OpenView
10 22 (0.17%) Tivoli
11 21 (0.16%) Ansible
11 21 (0.16%) Ganglia
11 21 (0.16%) Nessus
12 19 (0.15%) CFEngine
12 19 (0.15%) WSUS
12 19 (0.15%) SCOM
12 19 (0.15%) OpenSSO
13 17 (0.13%) Munin
13 17 (0.13%) YUM
Vendors
1 2230 (17.12%) Zend
2 889 (6.83%) Oracle
3 756 (5.81%) Microsoft
4 455 (3.49%) Red Hat
5 444 (3.41%) Google
6 436 (3.35%) Adobe
7 352 (2.70%) VMware
8 341 (2.62%) Facebook
9 294 (2.26%) SAP
10 256 (1.97%) JD Edwards
11 252 (1.94%) Twitter
12 148 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
13 133 (1.02%) Cisco
14 128 (0.98%) Rackspace
15 108 (0.83%) IBM
16 105 (0.81%) JBoss
17 101 (0.78%) HP
18 73 (0.56%) Citrix
19 47 (0.36%) Sun
20 45 (0.35%) Sitecore
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £60,000 per annum basic + bonus (avg 15%) + share option + pension
Posted: 5 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £47000 - £57000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £16000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Brimstone Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
London
Brimstone Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits+Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £60000 per annum - Excellent benefits - see list!
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
One Connect Limited
Salary: Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
Esum
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 Per Annum to £60k depending on experien
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago