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

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 52 53 45
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Permanent jobs citing PHP 4507 4934 5838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.03% 4.82% 5.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.56% 9.29% 10.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4110 4262 4939
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 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
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
47141 53122 53569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 52.62% 51.94% 50.76%
Number of salaries quoted 40821 45941 45381
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 September 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 September 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 1529 £50,000 +5.26% 248
South East +2 941 £42,000 +5.00% 144
North West +6 503 £37,500 +7.14% 106
South West +9 392 £35,000 - 57
West Midlands +19 369 £35,000 +16.66% 68
Yorkshire -7 345 £35,000 -6.66% 96
East of England 0 233 £37,500 -1.31% 69
East Midlands -6 150 £40,000 +25.00% 57
North East -5 33 £31,250 -2.34% 19
PHP
UK

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 5770 (60.29%) JavaScript
2 5391 (56.33%) HTML
3 5008 (52.32%) CSS
4 4428 (46.26%) MySQL
5 3014 (31.49%) jQuery
6 2897 (30.27%) Linux
7 2762 (28.86%) Agile Software Development
8 2600 (27.17%) Web Development
9 2277 (23.79%) Git (software)
10 2215 (23.14%) MVC
11 2181 (22.79%) Java
12 1970 (20.58%) LAMP
13 1911 (19.97%) HTML5
14 1861 (19.44%) SQL
15 1820 (19.02%) OO
16 1647 (17.21%) Python
17 1483 (15.49%) AngularJS
18 1305 (13.63%) Apache
19 1288 (13.46%) E-Commerce
19 1288 (13.46%) Symfony
20 1276 (13.33%) Degree
21 1264 (13.21%) OOP
22 1233 (12.88%) CSS3
23 1206 (12.60%) Laravel
24 1193 (12.46%) Front End Development
25 1130 (11.81%) .NET
26 1127 (11.78%) TDD
27 1040 (10.87%) C#
28 1023 (10.69%) Scrum
29 1020 (10.66%) 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 1305 (13.63%) Apache
2 931 (9.73%) WordPress
3 747 (7.80%) Drupal
4 627 (6.55%) CMS
5 381 (3.98%) nginx
6 311 (3.25%) Elasticsearch
7 196 (2.05%) Tomcat
8 155 (1.62%) IIS
9 113 (1.18%) Joomla!
10 104 (1.09%) Apache Solr
11 96 (1.00%) JBoss
12 93 (0.97%) Confluence
13 91 (0.95%) SharePoint
14 83 (0.87%) Apache Spark
15 79 (0.83%) OpenStack
16 72 (0.75%) WebSphere
17 69 (0.72%) WebLogic
18 62 (0.65%) Moodle
19 34 (0.36%) Jetty
20 31 (0.32%) Alfresco
Applications
1 361 (3.77%) Photoshop
2 211 (2.20%) MS Excel
3 127 (1.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 85 (0.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 65 (0.68%) MS Office
6 17 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
7 15 (0.16%) InDesign
8 14 (0.15%) Fireworks
8 14 (0.15%) SPSS
9 12 (0.13%) MS Visio
10 9 (0.094%) OmniGraffle
11 8 (0.084%) Adobe After Effects
11 8 (0.084%) Gliffy
12 5 (0.052%) Mingle
13 4 (0.042%) CATIA
13 4 (0.042%) GIMP
13 4 (0.042%) Siemens NX
14 2 (0.021%) Blender
14 2 (0.021%) InVision
14 2 (0.021%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 661 (6.91%) Magento
2 34 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 26 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
4 24 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 19 (0.20%) OpenCart
6 13 (0.14%) Shopify
7 11 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
7 11 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
7 11 (0.11%) osCommerce
8 10 (0.10%) WebTrends
9 8 (0.084%) Adobe Campaign
10 7 (0.073%) Eloqua
11 6 (0.063%) Eagle PACE
11 6 (0.063%) Oracle CRM
12 4 (0.042%) Apache OFBiz
12 4 (0.042%) BigMachines
12 4 (0.042%) Oracle Applications
12 4 (0.042%) Teamcenter
13 2 (0.021%) SAP CRM
13 2 (0.021%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 891 (9.31%) Amazon AWS
2 241 (2.52%) GitHub
3 210 (2.19%) SaaS
4 166 (1.73%) Microsoft Azure
5 128 (1.34%) Amazon EC2
6 81 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
7 70 (0.73%) Google Cloud Platform
8 66 (0.69%) Google Analytics
9 62 (0.65%) PaaS
10 57 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
11 56 (0.59%) IaaS
12 55 (0.57%) Amazon S3
13 32 (0.33%) Office 365
14 28 (0.29%) AdWords
15 25 (0.26%) Slack
16 24 (0.25%) Google Apps
17 22 (0.23%) Sage Pay
18 17 (0.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 15 (0.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
19 15 (0.16%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 343 (3.58%) Internet
2 244 (2.55%) HTTP
3 242 (2.53%) DNS
4 147 (1.54%) TCP/IP
5 146 (1.53%) Network Security
6 142 (1.48%) Firewall
7 104 (1.09%) SSL
8 95 (0.99%) Intranet
9 91 (0.95%) SSH
10 79 (0.83%) SMTP
11 68 (0.71%) FTP
12 67 (0.70%) LDAP
13 60 (0.63%) VPN
14 51 (0.53%) VoIP
15 50 (0.52%) Asterisk PBX
16 48 (0.50%) Wireless
17 36 (0.38%) SAN
18 35 (0.37%) VLAN
19 34 (0.36%) WAN
20 33 (0.34%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4428 (46.26%) MySQL
2 775 (8.10%) SQL Server
3 549 (5.74%) MongoDB
4 480 (5.02%) NoSQL
5 467 (4.88%) Relational Database
6 405 (4.23%) PostgreSQL
7 266 (2.78%) Redis
8 252 (2.63%) Big Data
9 174 (1.82%) Hadoop
10 152 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
11 112 (1.17%) RDBMS
12 79 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 73 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 61 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
15 52 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
16 50 (0.52%) Couchbase
17 41 (0.43%) Amazon RDS
17 41 (0.43%) Apache Hive
18 40 (0.42%) Data Mining
19 34 (0.36%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2277 (23.79%) Git (software)
2 754 (7.88%) Subversion
3 669 (6.99%) Jenkins
4 398 (4.16%) PHPUnit
5 350 (3.66%) JIRA
6 316 (3.30%) gulp
7 312 (3.26%) Grunt
8 280 (2.93%) Selenium
9 168 (1.76%) Vagrant
10 139 (1.45%) Cucumber
11 129 (1.35%) Maven
12 119 (1.24%) Visual Studio
13 106 (1.11%) Mercurial
14 105 (1.10%) Bower
14 105 (1.10%) Jasmine
15 102 (1.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 78 (0.81%) Bitbucket
17 76 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
17 76 (0.79%) WebDriver
18 72 (0.75%) JUnit
General
1 879 (9.18%) Finance
2 828 (8.65%) Marketing
3 348 (3.64%) Retail
4 325 (3.40%) Games
5 309 (3.23%) Advertising
6 305 (3.19%) Telecoms
7 201 (2.10%) Publishing
8 180 (1.88%) Law
9 172 (1.80%) Banking
10 136 (1.42%) Manufacturing
11 73 (0.76%) Back Office
12 68 (0.71%) Electronics
13 65 (0.68%) Legal
14 41 (0.43%) Music Industry
15 40 (0.42%) Multimedia
16 34 (0.36%) Financial Institution
17 31 (0.32%) French Language
18 29 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
19 28 (0.29%) Automotive
20 26 (0.27%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6743 (70.45%) Developer
2 4236 (44.26%) PHP Developer
3 1238 (12.93%) Web Developer
4 1116 (11.66%) Senior Developer
5 878 (9.17%) JavaScript Developer
6 764 (7.98%) HTML Developer
7 757 (7.91%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 709 (7.41%) PHP Web Developer
9 704 (7.36%) Senior PHP Developer
10 638 (6.67%) HTML CSS Developer
11 539 (5.63%) MySQL Developer
12 508 (5.31%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 443 (4.63%) Junior
14 400 (4.18%) Software Developer
15 370 (3.87%) Full Stack Developer
16 360 (3.76%) Junior Developer
17 345 (3.60%) Lead Developer
18 330 (3.45%) DevOps Engineer
19 300 (3.13%) Software Engineer
20 289 (3.02%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5391 (56.33%) HTML
2 5008 (52.32%) CSS
3 3014 (31.49%) jQuery
4 1970 (20.58%) LAMP
5 1911 (19.97%) HTML5
6 1483 (15.49%) AngularJS
7 1288 (13.46%) Symfony
8 1233 (12.88%) CSS3
9 1206 (12.60%) Laravel
10 1130 (11.81%) .NET
11 1020 (10.66%) Web Services
12 888 (9.28%) XML
13 867 (9.06%) Node.js
14 838 (8.76%) Ajax
15 831 (8.68%) Sass
16 589 (6.15%) REST
17 573 (5.99%) JSON
18 551 (5.76%) RESTful
19 517 (5.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 430 (4.49%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 821 (8.58%) Computer Science
2 704 (7.36%) User Experience
3 497 (5.19%) Mobile App
4 428 (4.47%) Analytical Skills
5 235 (2.46%) Fintech
6 196 (2.05%) iPad
7 132 (1.38%) Digital Media
8 125 (1.31%) Social Media
9 120 (1.25%) Data Centre
10 112 (1.17%) Mathematics
11 99 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
12 89 (0.93%) Management Information System
13 79 (0.83%) Data Structures
14 72 (0.75%) Blog
15 66 (0.69%) Visualisation
16 64 (0.67%) e-Learning
17 63 (0.66%) Algorithms
18 59 (0.62%) Graphic Design
18 59 (0.62%) iPhone
19 49 (0.51%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2897 (30.27%) Linux
2 650 (6.79%) Windows
3 538 (5.62%) Unix
4 324 (3.39%) Android
5 296 (3.09%) Apple iOS
6 282 (2.95%) CentOS
7 216 (2.26%) Ubuntu
8 187 (1.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 159 (1.66%) Debian
10 157 (1.64%) Windows Server
11 60 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
12 46 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
13 43 (0.45%) Fedora
13 43 (0.45%) Mac OS X
14 32 (0.33%) Solaris
15 20 (0.21%) Mac OS
16 18 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
17 16 (0.17%) FreeBSD
18 14 (0.15%) openSUSE
18 14 (0.15%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2762 (28.86%) Agile Software Development
2 2600 (27.17%) Web Development
3 2215 (23.14%) MVC
4 1820 (19.02%) OO
5 1288 (13.46%) E-Commerce
6 1264 (13.21%) OOP
7 1193 (12.46%) Front End Development
8 1127 (11.78%) TDD
9 1023 (10.69%) Scrum
10 890 (9.30%) DevOps
11 782 (8.17%) Software Engineering
12 759 (7.93%) OO PHP
13 739 (7.72%) Continuous Integration
14 706 (7.38%) Open Source
15 543 (5.67%) SDLC
16 504 (5.27%) BDD
17 493 (5.15%) Unit Testing
18 455 (4.75%) Mentoring
19 407 (4.25%) Configuration Management
20 402 (4.20%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 5770 (60.29%) JavaScript
2 2181 (22.79%) Java
3 1861 (19.44%) SQL
4 1647 (17.21%) Python
5 1040 (10.87%) C#
6 1000 (10.45%) Ruby
7 778 (8.13%) Perl
8 586 (6.12%) C++
9 550 (5.75%) Bash Shell
10 366 (3.82%) C
11 363 (3.79%) PHP 5
12 221 (2.31%) VB.NET
13 157 (1.64%) Go
14 155 (1.62%) Scala
15 128 (1.34%) PowerShell
16 115 (1.20%) Objective-C
17 103 (1.08%) Shell Script
18 102 (1.07%) T-SQL
19 87 (0.91%) VB
20 82 (0.86%) ES6
Qualifications
1 1276 (13.33%) Degree
2 190 (1.99%) Security Cleared
3 118 (1.23%) SC Cleared
4 115 (1.20%) CREST Certified
5 60 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
6 54 (0.56%) ISEB
7 53 (0.55%) RHCE
8 47 (0.49%) CHECK Team Leader
9 45 (0.47%) RHCSA
10 42 (0.44%) ISTQB
11 41 (0.43%) CEH
12 36 (0.38%) CCNP
12 36 (0.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 35 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
14 34 (0.36%) PMI Certification
15 28 (0.29%) CISSP
16 25 (0.26%) Tigerscheme
17 21 (0.22%) CHECK Team Member
17 21 (0.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 20 (0.21%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 416 (4.35%) QA
2 51 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 49 (0.51%) PCI DSS
4 22 (0.23%) SLA
5 17 (0.18%) Data Quality
6 13 (0.14%) COBIT
6 13 (0.14%) GCP
7 11 (0.11%) ISO 9001
8 10 (0.10%) SDET
9 8 (0.084%) WAI
10 7 (0.073%) WCAG
11 6 (0.063%) ISO13485
12 5 (0.052%) FATCA
13 4 (0.042%) HL7
14 2 (0.021%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 356 (3.72%) Docker
2 233 (2.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 148 (1.55%) Varnish
4 94 (0.98%) Active Directory
5 76 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
6 54 (0.56%) NFS
7 46 (0.48%) Hyper-V
8 43 (0.45%) Postfix
9 34 (0.36%) GlusterFS
10 31 (0.32%) KVM
11 29 (0.30%) Squid
11 29 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
12 22 (0.23%) Corosync
12 22 (0.23%) Xen
13 21 (0.22%) Sendmail
14 19 (0.20%) VMware ESX
15 17 (0.18%) HDFS
16 16 (0.17%) Apache Flume
16 16 (0.17%) pfSense
16 16 (0.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 699 (7.30%) Puppet
2 528 (5.52%) Opscode Chef
3 464 (4.85%) Ansible
4 213 (2.23%) Nagios
5 121 (1.26%) Salt
6 78 (0.81%) HAProxy
7 58 (0.61%) logstash
8 54 (0.56%) Cacti
9 46 (0.48%) Kubernetes
10 37 (0.39%) ZABBIX
11 34 (0.36%) Terraform
12 32 (0.33%) Packer
13 25 (0.26%) Kibana
14 24 (0.25%) cPanel
15 22 (0.23%) Pacemaker
16 19 (0.20%) Ganglia
17 18 (0.19%) OpenNMS
17 18 (0.19%) OpenView
17 18 (0.19%) OpenView Configuration Management
18 17 (0.18%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 1008 (10.53%) Zend
2 431 (4.50%) Microsoft
3 428 (4.47%) Oracle
4 377 (3.94%) VMware
5 297 (3.10%) Red Hat
6 277 (2.89%) Google
7 234 (2.44%) Adobe
8 131 (1.37%) Rackspace
9 127 (1.33%) Cisco
10 122 (1.27%) Facebook
11 88 (0.92%) Twitter
12 73 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
13 70 (0.73%) Apple
13 70 (0.73%) HP
14 64 (0.67%) IBM
15 49 (0.51%) PayPal
16 48 (0.50%) Splunk
17 39 (0.41%) SAP
18 34 (0.36%) Atlassian
18 34 (0.36%) Citrix
Hastings, East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 1 hour ago
Brighton, East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 1 hour ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hastings, East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 11 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £30000 Per Annum benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Essex
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 32k per year
Posted: 11 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
South West London
The Digital Recruitment Firm
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits +benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Premier Media
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Remote 2 days a week
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ESA Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Yeovil, Somerset
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago