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

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 54 56 46
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Permanent jobs citing PHP 4324 4920 5954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.07% 4.95% 5.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.47% 9.35% 11.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3900 4383 5170
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 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.88%
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
45683 52639 53938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 53.60% 52.92% 50.09%
Number of salaries quoted 39538 45660 46543
Median salary £47,500 £46,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £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 5 December 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 5 December 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 -13 1363 £50,000 +5.26% 222
South East +2 836 £41,000 +2.50% 124
North West +6 517 £35,500 +1.42% 86
West Midlands +4 372 £35,000 +13.82% 67
South West +8 369 £34,500 -5.47% 56
Yorkshire -4 362 £35,000 - 102
East of England 0 232 £35,000 -2.77% 54
East Midlands +4 196 £35,000 +7.69% 42
North East +17 70 £30,000 -14.28% 14
PHP
UK

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 5414 (60.70%) JavaScript
2 5082 (56.97%) HTML
3 4706 (52.76%) CSS
4 4123 (46.22%) MySQL
5 2781 (31.18%) jQuery
6 2599 (29.14%) Agile Software Development
7 2504 (28.07%) Linux
8 2424 (27.17%) Web Development
9 2156 (24.17%) Git (software)
10 2061 (23.11%) Java
11 2024 (22.69%) MVC
12 1788 (20.04%) HTML5
13 1757 (19.70%) OO
14 1689 (18.93%) SQL
15 1667 (18.69%) LAMP
16 1525 (17.10%) Python
17 1418 (15.90%) AngularJS
18 1324 (14.84%) OOP
19 1254 (14.06%) Symfony
20 1219 (13.67%) Degree
21 1143 (12.81%) Laravel
22 1125 (12.61%) Apache
23 1123 (12.59%) CSS3
24 1111 (12.46%) E-Commerce
25 1075 (12.05%) .NET
26 1028 (11.52%) C#
27 1012 (11.35%) Front End Development
28 991 (11.11%) TDD
29 984 (11.03%) Web Services
30 957 (10.73%) Zend

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 1125 (12.61%) Apache
2 944 (10.58%) WordPress
3 675 (7.57%) Drupal
4 599 (6.72%) CMS
5 324 (3.63%) nginx
6 299 (3.35%) Elasticsearch
7 157 (1.76%) Tomcat
8 140 (1.57%) IIS
9 111 (1.24%) Confluence
10 96 (1.08%) Joomla!
11 86 (0.96%) JBoss
12 82 (0.92%) Apache Solr
13 79 (0.89%) Apache Spark
14 73 (0.82%) OpenStack
15 57 (0.64%) SharePoint
16 51 (0.57%) Moodle
17 49 (0.55%) WebLogic
17 49 (0.55%) WebSphere
18 47 (0.53%) ColdFusion
19 32 (0.36%) SAS
Applications
1 300 (3.36%) Photoshop
2 161 (1.80%) MS Excel
3 108 (1.21%) Adobe Illustrator
4 71 (0.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 49 (0.55%) MS Office
6 22 (0.25%) SPSS
7 18 (0.20%) InDesign
8 14 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
9 13 (0.15%) Fireworks
10 11 (0.12%) GIMP
11 5 (0.056%) Adobe After Effects
11 5 (0.056%) MS Visio
12 4 (0.045%) CATIA
12 4 (0.045%) HipChat
12 4 (0.045%) InVision
12 4 (0.045%) Siemens NX
13 3 (0.034%) Blender
13 3 (0.034%) Mingle
14 2 (0.022%) Acrobat
14 2 (0.022%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 590 (6.61%) Magento
2 27 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 21 (0.24%) OpenCart
3 21 (0.24%) Payment Gateway
3 21 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 15 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
4 15 (0.17%) Shopify
5 14 (0.16%) osCommerce
6 11 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
7 7 (0.078%) WebTrends
8 6 (0.067%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 5 (0.056%) Oracle CRM
9 5 (0.056%) Unit4 Business World
10 4 (0.045%) BigMachines
10 4 (0.045%) Eloqua
10 4 (0.045%) Oracle Applications
10 4 (0.045%) Teamcenter
11 3 (0.034%) Adobe Campaign
12 2 (0.022%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 2 (0.022%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 816 (9.15%) Amazon AWS
2 226 (2.53%) GitHub
3 222 (2.49%) SaaS
4 143 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
5 131 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
6 80 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
7 72 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
8 66 (0.74%) PaaS
9 63 (0.71%) Amazon S3
10 48 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
11 47 (0.53%) Google Analytics
12 44 (0.49%) IaaS
13 29 (0.33%) Office 365
14 27 (0.30%) Slack
15 21 (0.24%) G Suite
15 21 (0.24%) Oracle CX
16 20 (0.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 17 (0.19%) AdWords
17 17 (0.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 17 (0.19%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 306 (3.43%) Internet
2 208 (2.33%) HTTP
3 205 (2.30%) DNS
4 142 (1.59%) Firewall
5 131 (1.47%) TCP/IP
6 91 (1.02%) Network Security
7 90 (1.01%) SSL
8 66 (0.74%) Intranet
9 63 (0.71%) SSH
10 61 (0.68%) FTP
11 55 (0.62%) SMTP
12 47 (0.53%) Asterisk PBX
13 42 (0.47%) LDAP
14 40 (0.45%) VoIP
15 36 (0.40%) VLAN
15 36 (0.40%) Wireless
16 35 (0.39%) VPN
17 31 (0.35%) ATM
17 31 (0.35%) Ethernet
18 27 (0.30%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4123 (46.22%) MySQL
2 669 (7.50%) SQL Server
3 502 (5.63%) MongoDB
4 472 (5.29%) NoSQL
5 446 (5.00%) Relational Database
6 404 (4.53%) PostgreSQL
7 270 (3.03%) Big Data
8 238 (2.67%) Redis
9 163 (1.83%) Apache Cassandra
10 146 (1.64%) Hadoop
11 114 (1.28%) RDBMS
12 78 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 71 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
14 65 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 54 (0.61%) Amazon RDS
16 42 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
17 39 (0.44%) Apache Hive
17 39 (0.44%) Couchbase
18 38 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 36 (0.40%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2156 (24.17%) Git (software)
2 652 (7.31%) Subversion
3 559 (6.27%) Jenkins
4 378 (4.24%) JIRA
5 350 (3.92%) PHPUnit
6 283 (3.17%) gulp
7 279 (3.13%) Grunt
8 238 (2.67%) Selenium
9 199 (2.23%) Vagrant
10 105 (1.18%) Jasmine
11 104 (1.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 103 (1.15%) Visual Studio
13 100 (1.12%) Maven
14 91 (1.02%) Mercurial
15 80 (0.90%) Bower
15 80 (0.90%) Cucumber
16 73 (0.82%) Bitbucket
17 68 (0.76%) WebDriver
18 62 (0.70%) Mocha
18 62 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 848 (9.51%) Finance
2 689 (7.72%) Marketing
3 384 (4.30%) Retail
4 320 (3.59%) Advertising
5 261 (2.93%) Games
6 255 (2.86%) Telecoms
7 193 (2.16%) Publishing
8 174 (1.95%) Banking
9 115 (1.29%) Manufacturing
10 110 (1.23%) Law
11 69 (0.77%) Legal
12 57 (0.64%) Electronics
13 53 (0.59%) Back Office
14 42 (0.47%) Music Industry
15 41 (0.46%) Automotive
16 38 (0.43%) Financial Institution
17 34 (0.38%) Multimedia
18 30 (0.34%) Front Office
19 29 (0.33%) Billing
20 25 (0.28%) French Language
Job Titles
1 6318 (70.83%) Developer
2 3873 (43.42%) PHP Developer
3 1123 (12.59%) Web Developer
4 962 (10.78%) Senior Developer
5 793 (8.89%) JavaScript Developer
6 691 (7.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 659 (7.39%) HTML Developer
8 609 (6.83%) Senior PHP Developer
9 577 (6.47%) PHP Web Developer
10 554 (6.21%) HTML CSS Developer
11 479 (5.37%) MySQL Developer
12 457 (5.12%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 434 (4.87%) Junior
14 426 (4.78%) Software Developer
15 382 (4.28%) Full Stack Developer
16 370 (4.15%) Junior Developer
17 362 (4.06%) Lead Developer
18 353 (3.96%) Software Engineer
19 293 (3.28%) DevOps Engineer
20 283 (3.17%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5082 (56.97%) HTML
2 4706 (52.76%) CSS
3 2781 (31.18%) jQuery
4 1788 (20.04%) HTML5
5 1667 (18.69%) LAMP
6 1418 (15.90%) AngularJS
7 1254 (14.06%) Symfony
8 1143 (12.81%) Laravel
9 1123 (12.59%) CSS3
10 1075 (12.05%) .NET
11 984 (11.03%) Web Services
12 819 (9.18%) Node.js
13 787 (8.82%) XML
14 743 (8.33%) Ajax
15 742 (8.32%) Sass
16 527 (5.91%) REST
17 521 (5.84%) JSON
18 495 (5.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 483 (5.41%) RESTful
20 415 (4.65%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 798 (8.95%) Computer Science
2 578 (6.48%) User Experience
3 460 (5.16%) Mobile App
4 363 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
5 193 (2.16%) Fintech
6 190 (2.13%) iPad
7 132 (1.48%) Mathematics
8 128 (1.43%) Social Media
9 103 (1.15%) Data Centre
10 100 (1.12%) Digital Media
11 90 (1.01%) Data Structures
12 79 (0.89%) Visualisation
13 78 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
14 75 (0.84%) Algorithms
14 75 (0.84%) Management Information System
15 52 (0.58%) Statistics
16 48 (0.54%) N-Tier
17 47 (0.53%) Blog
18 45 (0.50%) NHS
19 44 (0.49%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 2504 (28.07%) Linux
2 590 (6.61%) Windows
3 491 (5.50%) Unix
4 341 (3.82%) Android
5 314 (3.52%) Apple iOS
6 278 (3.12%) CentOS
7 185 (2.07%) Ubuntu
8 173 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 145 (1.63%) Windows Server
10 122 (1.37%) Debian
11 64 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
12 52 (0.58%) Mac OS X
13 45 (0.50%) Fedora
14 36 (0.40%) Mac OS
14 36 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
15 26 (0.29%) Solaris
16 21 (0.24%) FreeBSD
17 18 (0.20%) Windows 7
18 16 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
19 15 (0.17%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2599 (29.14%) Agile Software Development
2 2424 (27.17%) Web Development
3 2024 (22.69%) MVC
4 1757 (19.70%) OO
5 1324 (14.84%) OOP
6 1111 (12.46%) E-Commerce
7 1012 (11.35%) Front End Development
8 991 (11.11%) TDD
9 924 (10.36%) Scrum
10 799 (8.96%) DevOps
11 781 (8.76%) Software Engineering
12 743 (8.33%) Open Source
13 689 (7.72%) OO PHP
14 629 (7.05%) Continuous Integration
15 516 (5.78%) Unit Testing
16 505 (5.66%) SDLC
17 411 (4.61%) BDD
18 402 (4.51%) Mentoring
19 391 (4.38%) Data Protection
20 361 (4.05%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5414 (60.70%) JavaScript
2 2061 (23.11%) Java
3 1689 (18.93%) SQL
4 1525 (17.10%) Python
5 1028 (11.52%) C#
6 768 (8.61%) Ruby
7 711 (7.97%) Perl
8 533 (5.98%) C++
9 471 (5.28%) Bash Shell
10 348 (3.90%) C
11 313 (3.51%) PHP 5
12 195 (2.19%) Go
13 173 (1.94%) VB.NET
14 151 (1.69%) Scala
15 131 (1.47%) PowerShell
16 111 (1.24%) T-SQL
17 99 (1.11%) Objective-C
18 93 (1.04%) Shell Script
19 87 (0.98%) ES6
20 75 (0.84%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1219 (13.67%) Degree
2 166 (1.86%) Security Cleared
3 96 (1.08%) SC Cleared
4 85 (0.95%) CREST Certified
5 65 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
6 42 (0.47%) ISEB
7 40 (0.45%) RHCE
7 40 (0.45%) RHCSA
8 36 (0.40%) CEH
9 35 (0.39%) CCNP
9 35 (0.39%) CHECK Team Leader
9 35 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
9 35 (0.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 34 (0.38%) DV Cleared
11 32 (0.36%) ISTQB
12 29 (0.33%) PMI Certification
13 28 (0.31%) PhD
14 26 (0.29%) OSCP
15 25 (0.28%) CISSP
16 24 (0.27%) CHECK Team Member
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 323 (3.62%) QA
2 51 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 48 (0.54%) PCI DSS
4 24 (0.27%) COBIT
5 21 (0.24%) SLA
6 19 (0.21%) GCP
7 17 (0.19%) ISO 9001
8 15 (0.17%) Data Quality
9 10 (0.11%) WAI
10 6 (0.067%) HL7
10 6 (0.067%) WCAG
11 5 (0.056%) ISO13485
12 4 (0.045%) SDET
13 2 (0.022%) FATCA
13 2 (0.022%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 1 (0.011%) IEC 61508
14 1 (0.011%) MiFID
14 1 (0.011%) MISRA
System Software
1 366 (4.10%) Docker
2 177 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 162 (1.82%) Varnish
4 73 (0.82%) Active Directory
5 68 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
6 41 (0.46%) Postfix
7 33 (0.37%) NFS
8 31 (0.35%) Hyper-V
8 31 (0.35%) KVM
9 29 (0.33%) GlusterFS
10 22 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
11 21 (0.24%) Sendmail
12 20 (0.22%) Xen
13 18 (0.20%) Apache Flume
14 17 (0.19%) VMware ESX
15 16 (0.18%) pfSense
16 14 (0.16%) VirtualBox
16 14 (0.16%) vSphere
17 12 (0.13%) Corosync
18 11 (0.12%) iptables
Systems Management
1 611 (6.85%) Puppet
2 428 (4.80%) Ansible
3 412 (4.62%) Opscode Chef
4 176 (1.97%) Nagios
5 80 (0.90%) Salt
6 67 (0.75%) Kubernetes
7 45 (0.50%) Terraform
8 42 (0.47%) Cacti
9 38 (0.43%) logstash
10 34 (0.38%) HAProxy
11 32 (0.36%) ZABBIX
12 25 (0.28%) OpenNMS
13 24 (0.27%) cPanel
14 21 (0.24%) Kibana
15 20 (0.22%) SCCM
16 19 (0.21%) OpenView
16 19 (0.21%) Packer
17 18 (0.20%) Ganglia
17 18 (0.20%) OpenView Configuration Management
18 17 (0.19%) RANCID
Vendors
1 957 (10.73%) Zend
2 359 (4.02%) Microsoft
3 329 (3.69%) Oracle
4 274 (3.07%) VMware
5 263 (2.95%) Red Hat
6 249 (2.79%) Google
7 204 (2.29%) Adobe
8 108 (1.21%) Cisco
9 94 (1.05%) Twitter
10 90 (1.01%) Facebook
11 82 (0.92%) Rackspace
12 72 (0.81%) Apple
13 59 (0.66%) Atlassian
13 59 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
14 58 (0.65%) HP
15 57 (0.64%) IBM
16 37 (0.41%) Juniper
17 34 (0.38%) SAP
18 29 (0.33%) Splunk
19 26 (0.29%) PayPal
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 38k per year + package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £20,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Pension, healthcare
Posted: 5 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Autonomy to shape team
Posted: 3 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Sutton-In-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Sutton-In-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Radlett, Hertfordshire
The Myers Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum pension
Posted: 1 hour ago
Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 5 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leicestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Circa £55k plus benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Radlett, Hertfordshire
The Myers Group
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum pension
Posted: 1 hour ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Hiring People
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
North London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £33000 - £34000 per annum + Execllent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Caspian One Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago