The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 43 31 36
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +5
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5781 6579 6384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.58% 6.54% 5.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.06% 12.20% 10.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5030 5782 5857
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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
52267 53946 59240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.46% 53.64% 55.06%
Number of salaries quoted 45150 45942 52721
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -9 2109 £47,500 +5.55% 213
South East -10 1204 £35,500 +1.42% 150
North West -3 629 £33,000 +1.53% 87
South West -5 466 £32,500 -1.51% 77
Yorkshire 0 430 £33,500 +11.66% 77
East of England -14 340 £32,500 -13.33% 39
West Midlands -11 311 £33,000 +10.00% 35
East Midlands +30 247 £32,500 +8.33% 33
North East +1 47 £33,000 +23.36% 13
Midlands +3 6 £37,500 -
PHP
UK

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 7071 (60.86%) HTML
2 6953 (59.84%) JavaScript
3 6664 (57.35%) CSS
4 6167 (53.08%) MySQL
5 4286 (36.89%) jQuery
6 3739 (32.18%) Linux
7 3017 (25.97%) Agile Software Development
8 2848 (24.51%) HTML5
9 2841 (24.45%) MVC
10 2826 (24.32%) OO
11 2585 (22.25%) SQL
12 2391 (20.58%) Git (software)
13 2199 (18.93%) LAMP
14 2176 (18.73%) Java
15 1949 (16.77%) CSS3
16 1870 (16.09%) E-Commerce
17 1815 (15.62%) Zend
18 1785 (15.36%) Apache
19 1782 (15.34%) Python
20 1692 (14.56%) OOP
21 1669 (14.36%) PHP5
22 1541 (13.26%) Web Development
23 1512 (13.01%) Symfony
24 1507 (12.97%) XML
25 1485 (12.78%) Subversion
26 1473 (12.68%) .NET
27 1464 (12.60%) Degree
28 1440 (12.39%) Web Services
29 1414 (12.17%) Ajax
30 1303 (11.21%) WordPress

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 1785 (15.36%) Apache
2 1303 (11.21%) WordPress
3 1193 (10.27%) CMS
4 1146 (9.86%) Drupal
5 617 (5.31%) Node.js
6 442 (3.80%) nginx
7 371 (3.19%) Tomcat
8 320 (2.75%) IIS
9 255 (2.19%) Joomla!
10 167 (1.44%) Apache Solr
11 156 (1.34%) JBoss
12 142 (1.22%) SharePoint
13 135 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
14 126 (1.08%) Umbraco
15 82 (0.71%) Moodle
16 81 (0.70%) Confluence
17 74 (0.64%) ColdFusion
18 72 (0.62%) ExpressionEngine
19 63 (0.54%) concrete5
20 61 (0.53%) WebLogic
Applications
1 619 (5.33%) Photoshop
2 347 (2.99%) MS Excel
3 269 (2.32%) Adobe Illustrator
4 120 (1.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 88 (0.76%) MS Office
6 66 (0.57%) MS Visio
7 60 (0.52%) Fireworks
8 44 (0.38%) InDesign
9 25 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
10 24 (0.21%) MS Project
11 12 (0.10%) AutoCAD
12 11 (0.095%) OmniGraffle
13 8 (0.069%) SPSS
14 6 (0.052%) Adobe After Effects
14 6 (0.052%) GIMP
15 5 (0.043%) Edge Animate
16 4 (0.034%) InfoPath
16 4 (0.034%) Adobe Captivate
17 3 (0.026%) Acrobat
17 3 (0.026%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 867 (7.46%) Magento
2 91 (0.78%) Google Analytics
3 29 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 22 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 16 (0.14%) Tridion
6 15 (0.13%) WebTrends
7 14 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
8 12 (0.10%) osCommerce
9 11 (0.095%) Dynamics AX
9 11 (0.095%) Sage 200
10 8 (0.069%) Shopify
10 8 (0.069%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 6 (0.052%) Oracle CRM
12 5 (0.043%) Oracle Applications
12 5 (0.043%) Sage 50
12 5 (0.043%) SiteCatalyst
12 5 (0.043%) Zen Cart
13 4 (0.034%) Epicor Vantage
14 3 (0.026%) Agresso
14 3 (0.026%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 462 (3.98%) Amazon AWS
2 298 (2.56%) SaaS
3 135 (1.16%) GitHub
4 111 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
5 100 (0.86%) Amazon S3
6 83 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
7 70 (0.60%) PaaS
8 66 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
9 38 (0.33%) Office 365
10 29 (0.25%) Route 53
11 24 (0.21%) Google Apps
12 23 (0.20%) Amazon ELB
13 21 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
14 18 (0.15%) Basecamp
15 17 (0.15%) MailChimp
16 15 (0.13%) IaaS
17 14 (0.12%) CloudFront
18 13 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
19 11 (0.095%) Rackspace Cloud
20 10 (0.086%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 512 (4.41%) Internet
2 418 (3.60%) DNS
3 293 (2.52%) HTTP
4 284 (2.44%) Firewall
5 236 (2.03%) TCP/IP
6 163 (1.40%) SSH
7 145 (1.25%) Intranet
8 133 (1.14%) VPN
9 131 (1.13%) LDAP
10 106 (0.91%) DHCP
11 93 (0.80%) SSL
12 88 (0.76%) SAN
13 86 (0.74%) WAN
14 85 (0.73%) FTP
15 72 (0.62%) VoIP
16 71 (0.61%) SMTP
17 69 (0.59%) Wireless
18 67 (0.58%) LAN
19 60 (0.52%) VLAN
20 57 (0.49%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6167 (53.08%) MySQL
2 1132 (9.74%) SQL Server
3 598 (5.15%) Relational Database
4 524 (4.51%) MongoDB
5 494 (4.25%) NoSQL
6 426 (3.67%) PostgreSQL
7 240 (2.07%) Redis
8 213 (1.83%) Big Data
9 171 (1.47%) RDBMS
10 106 (0.91%) Hadoop
11 99 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 89 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
13 79 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
14 73 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 69 (0.59%) Amazon RDS
16 65 (0.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 64 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
18 59 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
19 57 (0.49%) MS Access
19 57 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2391 (20.58%) Git (software)
2 1485 (12.78%) Subversion
3 574 (4.94%) Jenkins
4 404 (3.48%) JIRA
5 376 (3.24%) PHPUnit
6 324 (2.79%) Selenium
7 245 (2.11%) Visual Studio
8 200 (1.72%) Maven
9 185 (1.59%) Behat
10 147 (1.27%) Hudson
11 143 (1.23%) WebDriver
11 143 (1.23%) Cucumber
12 131 (1.13%) Eclipse
13 113 (0.97%) Mercurial
14 110 (0.95%) JUnit
15 89 (0.77%) Ant
16 88 (0.76%) Dreamweaver
16 88 (0.76%) Grunt
17 86 (0.74%) Appcelerator Titanium
18 83 (0.71%) Jasmine
General
1 1223 (10.53%) Marketing
2 802 (6.90%) Finance
3 466 (4.01%) Retail
4 407 (3.50%) Advertising
5 259 (2.23%) Games
6 258 (2.22%) Telecoms
7 175 (1.51%) Banking
8 170 (1.46%) Publishing
9 87 (0.75%) Manufacturing
10 84 (0.72%) Back Office
11 79 (0.68%) Multimedia
12 65 (0.56%) Legal
13 57 (0.49%) Law
14 42 (0.36%) Electronics
15 40 (0.34%) Automotive
16 34 (0.29%) Financial Institution
17 29 (0.25%) Investment Banking
18 24 (0.21%) Aerospace
19 17 (0.15%) French Language
20 16 (0.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8457 (72.79%) Developer
2 4356 (37.49%) PHP Developer
3 2306 (19.85%) Web Developer
4 1378 (11.86%) Senior Developer
5 794 (6.83%) Senior PHP Developer
6 771 (6.64%) Front-End Developer
7 744 (6.40%) PHP Web Developer
8 671 (5.78%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 543 (4.67%) Junior
10 473 (4.07%) Junior Developer
11 463 (3.98%) Administrator
12 414 (3.56%) Systems Administrator
13 411 (3.54%) Software Developer
14 372 (3.20%) Software Engineer
15 364 (3.13%) Analyst
16 315 (2.71%) Linux Administrator
17 313 (2.69%) PHP LAMP Developer
18 308 (2.65%) Lead Developer
19 293 (2.52%) Graduate
20 276 (2.38%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7071 (60.86%) HTML
2 6664 (57.35%) CSS
3 4286 (36.89%) jQuery
4 2848 (24.51%) HTML5
5 2199 (18.93%) LAMP
6 1949 (16.77%) CSS3
7 1512 (13.01%) Symfony
8 1507 (12.97%) XML
9 1473 (12.68%) .NET
10 1440 (12.39%) Web Services
11 1414 (12.17%) Ajax
12 884 (7.61%) AngularJS
13 750 (6.45%) XHTML
14 728 (6.27%) JSON
14 728 (6.27%) REST
15 689 (5.93%) ASP.NET
16 655 (5.64%) SOAP
17 627 (5.40%) Laravel
18 591 (5.09%) Backbone.js
19 503 (4.33%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 1029 (8.86%) Open Source
2 870 (7.49%) User Experience
3 843 (7.26%) Computer Science
4 632 (5.44%) Mobile App
5 456 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
6 343 (2.95%) Social Media
7 177 (1.52%) W3C
8 173 (1.49%) Digital Media
9 113 (0.97%) Mathematics
10 108 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
11 105 (0.90%) iPhone
12 103 (0.89%) Graphic Design
13 94 (0.81%) Clustering
14 91 (0.78%) Management Information System
15 90 (0.77%) Algorithms
16 89 (0.77%) Social Network
17 83 (0.71%) Replication
18 80 (0.69%) Blog
19 79 (0.68%) E-Learning
20 74 (0.64%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3739 (32.18%) Linux
2 948 (8.16%) Windows
3 824 (7.09%) UNIX
4 470 (4.05%) Apple iOS
5 451 (3.88%) Android
6 434 (3.74%) CentOS
7 407 (3.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 284 (2.44%) Ubuntu
9 139 (1.20%) Debian
10 114 (0.98%) Solaris
11 91 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
12 73 (0.63%) Mac OS X
13 61 (0.53%) Fedora
14 48 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
15 38 (0.33%) Windows 7
16 32 (0.28%) SUSE
17 31 (0.27%) AIX
18 24 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
19 17 (0.15%) FreeBSD
20 16 (0.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3017 (25.97%) Agile Software Development
2 2841 (24.45%) MVC
3 2826 (24.32%) OO
4 1870 (16.09%) E-Commerce
5 1692 (14.56%) OOP
6 1541 (13.26%) Web Development
7 1233 (10.61%) OO PHP
8 1089 (9.37%) TDD
9 956 (8.23%) Software Engineering
10 872 (7.50%) Scrum
11 716 (6.16%) Continuous Integration
12 626 (5.39%) Responsive Web Design
13 520 (4.48%) BDD
14 519 (4.47%) Mentoring
15 501 (4.31%) DevOps
15 501 (4.31%) SEO
16 468 (4.03%) Unit Testing
17 464 (3.99%) Web Design
18 403 (3.47%) Project Management
19 342 (2.94%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 6953 (59.84%) JavaScript
2 2585 (22.25%) SQL
3 2176 (18.73%) Java
4 1782 (15.34%) Python
5 1669 (14.36%) PHP5
6 1246 (10.72%) C#
7 1166 (10.04%) Perl
8 1094 (9.42%) Ruby
9 619 (5.33%) Bash Shell
10 578 (4.97%) C++
11 334 (2.87%) C
12 218 (1.88%) VB.NET
12 218 (1.88%) Shell Script
13 198 (1.70%) Objective-C
14 191 (1.64%) VB
15 179 (1.54%) T-SQL
16 152 (1.31%) PowerShell
17 84 (0.72%) PHP4
18 83 (0.71%) ActionScript
19 82 (0.71%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1464 (12.60%) Degree
2 145 (1.25%) Security Cleared
3 93 (0.80%) SC Cleared
4 91 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
5 56 (0.48%) CCNP
6 55 (0.47%) CCNA
7 37 (0.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 35 (0.30%) ISTQB
9 32 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
10 30 (0.26%) ISEB
11 26 (0.22%) RHCE
12 16 (0.14%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 15 (0.13%) CISSP
14 14 (0.12%) Sun Certification
14 14 (0.12%) ITIL Certification
15 13 (0.11%) CCIP
15 13 (0.11%) CTC Cleared
15 13 (0.11%) DV Cleared
15 13 (0.11%) RHCSA
16 11 (0.095%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 475 (4.09%) QA
2 86 (0.74%) ISO 9001
3 56 (0.48%) SLA
4 34 (0.29%) PCI DSS
5 12 (0.10%) WAI
6 8 (0.069%) WCAG
7 7 (0.060%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (0.052%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.017%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.009%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 1 (0.009%) GAMP
10 1 (0.009%) HL7
10 1 (0.009%) Section 508
System Software
1 251 (2.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 182 (1.57%) Varnish
3 128 (1.10%) vSphere
4 107 (0.92%) Active Directory
5 64 (0.55%) NFS
6 62 (0.53%) Hyper-V
7 61 (0.53%) Postfix
8 59 (0.51%) KVM
9 51 (0.44%) Xen
10 44 (0.38%) Docker
11 43 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
12 35 (0.30%) Firmware
13 34 (0.29%) Samba
13 34 (0.29%) Squid
14 25 (0.22%) Sendmail
15 24 (0.21%) VMware ESX
16 23 (0.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 22 (0.19%) XenServer
18 17 (0.15%) VirtualBox
19 16 (0.14%) LXC
Systems Management
1 608 (5.23%) Puppet
2 456 (3.92%) Opscode Chef
3 247 (2.13%) Nagios
4 127 (1.09%) Vagrant
5 103 (0.89%) ZABBIX
6 84 (0.72%) Cacti
7 65 (0.56%) Ansible
8 57 (0.49%) HAProxy
8 57 (0.49%) Capistrano
9 51 (0.44%) Salt
10 35 (0.30%) cPanel
11 31 (0.27%) Graphite
12 28 (0.24%) Plesk
13 25 (0.22%) NetBackup
14 22 (0.19%) Munin
14 22 (0.19%) Opsview
15 21 (0.18%) Zenoss
16 20 (0.17%) logstash
17 17 (0.15%) yum
17 17 (0.15%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 1815 (15.62%) Zend
2 664 (5.71%) Microsoft
3 524 (4.51%) Oracle
4 508 (4.37%) Red Hat
5 459 (3.95%) Adobe
6 396 (3.41%) VMware
7 392 (3.37%) Facebook
8 297 (2.56%) Twitter
9 283 (2.44%) Google
10 211 (1.82%) Cisco
11 112 (0.96%) IBM
12 102 (0.88%) HP
13 84 (0.72%) Rackspace
14 83 (0.71%) Atlassian
15 79 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
16 67 (0.58%) Citrix
17 63 (0.54%) Apple
18 61 (0.53%) Business Objects
19 53 (0.46%) F5
20 51 (0.44%) hybris
London
Media Math Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
Plymouth, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £38k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Kainos
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Stock options + Pension + Great Trai
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday