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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 48 47 39
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5120 5600 6698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.31% 5.36% 5.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.17% 10.46% 11.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4602 4866 5815
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
50363 53562 59848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 52.22% 51.25% 53.00%
Number of salaries quoted 44013 45932 50987
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 2 May 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 2 May 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 +2 2052 £50,000 - 306
South East +2 1111 £38,500 +2.66% 165
Yorkshire +8 434 £37,500 +7.14% 107
South West +3 408 £35,000 - 71
North West -3 358 £35,000 +7.69% 147
West Midlands -15 320 £31,000 - 94
East of England -29 249 £40,000 +1.91% 74
East Midlands -9 153 £32,500 -1.51% 56
North East +11 46 £33,750 +14.40% 9
PHP
UK

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 6119 (61.86%) JavaScript
2 5616 (56.77%) HTML
3 5286 (53.44%) CSS
4 4704 (47.55%) MySQL
5 3241 (32.76%) jQuery
6 3167 (32.02%) Agile Software Development
7 3085 (31.19%) Linux
8 3038 (30.71%) Web Development
9 2400 (24.26%) Git (software)
10 2336 (23.62%) Java
11 2274 (22.99%) HTML5
12 2170 (21.94%) LAMP
13 2123 (21.46%) OO
14 2118 (21.41%) MVC
15 1823 (18.43%) SQL
16 1805 (18.25%) Python
17 1598 (16.15%) CSS3
18 1495 (15.11%) OOP
19 1473 (14.89%) E-Commerce
20 1450 (14.66%) Apache
21 1439 (14.55%) AngularJS
22 1425 (14.41%) Symfony
23 1364 (13.79%) TDD
24 1319 (13.33%) Degree
25 1304 (13.18%) .NET
26 1256 (12.70%) Front End Development
27 1175 (11.88%) XML
28 1168 (11.81%) Web Services
29 1148 (11.61%) Ruby
30 1144 (11.56%) C#

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 1450 (14.66%) Apache
2 987 (9.98%) WordPress
3 984 (9.95%) Node.js
4 772 (7.80%) CMS
5 727 (7.35%) Drupal
6 393 (3.97%) nginx
7 347 (3.51%) Elasticsearch
8 220 (2.22%) Tomcat
9 187 (1.89%) IIS
10 161 (1.63%) SharePoint
11 117 (1.18%) Joomla!
12 109 (1.10%) Apache Solr
13 88 (0.89%) Apache Spark
14 76 (0.77%) OpenStack
15 73 (0.74%) JBoss
16 71 (0.72%) Moodle
17 61 (0.62%) WebSphere
18 60 (0.61%) Confluence
19 58 (0.59%) WebLogic
20 43 (0.43%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 477 (4.82%) Photoshop
2 252 (2.55%) MS Excel
3 136 (1.37%) Adobe Illustrator
4 94 (0.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 69 (0.70%) MS Office
6 44 (0.44%) GIMP
7 39 (0.39%) Fireworks
8 22 (0.22%) OmniGraffle
9 21 (0.21%) Gliffy
10 20 (0.20%) MS Visio
11 15 (0.15%) InDesign
12 14 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
13 12 (0.12%) Adobe After Effects
14 7 (0.071%) InfoPath
14 7 (0.071%) Mingle
15 5 (0.051%) 3ds Max
16 4 (0.040%) MS Project
17 3 (0.030%) SOLIDWORKS
17 3 (0.030%) Windchill
18 2 (0.020%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 686 (6.93%) Magento
2 42 (0.42%) Payment Gateway
3 40 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 37 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
5 33 (0.33%) Eagle PACE
6 15 (0.15%) Shopify
7 13 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
7 13 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 11 (0.11%) OpenCart
9 9 (0.091%) Adobe Campaign
10 5 (0.051%) Unit4 Business World
11 4 (0.040%) osCommerce
12 3 (0.030%) Documaker
12 3 (0.030%) Eloqua
12 3 (0.030%) ENOVIA
12 3 (0.030%) Infor M3
12 3 (0.030%) SAP PLM
12 3 (0.030%) Teamcenter
12 3 (0.030%) WebTrends
13 2 (0.020%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 803 (8.12%) Amazon AWS
2 303 (3.06%) GitHub
3 211 (2.13%) SaaS
4 169 (1.71%) Amazon EC2
5 136 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
6 83 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
7 75 (0.76%) Google Analytics
8 56 (0.57%) AWS CloudFormation
9 54 (0.55%) CloudFront
10 50 (0.51%) Amazon S3
11 49 (0.50%) Google Compute Engine
12 48 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
13 37 (0.37%) Amazon ELB
14 25 (0.25%) AdWords
14 25 (0.25%) Sage Pay
15 23 (0.23%) PaaS
15 23 (0.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 21 (0.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 21 (0.21%) Amazon SQS
16 21 (0.21%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 315 (3.18%) Internet
2 309 (3.12%) DNS
3 204 (2.06%) HTTP
4 143 (1.45%) Firewall
5 125 (1.26%) TCP/IP
6 109 (1.10%) Network Security
7 108 (1.09%) Intranet
8 100 (1.01%) SSH
9 94 (0.95%) LDAP
10 87 (0.88%) SSL
11 75 (0.76%) LAN
12 70 (0.71%) VPN
13 65 (0.66%) SMTP
13 65 (0.66%) WAN
14 64 (0.65%) VoIP
15 63 (0.64%) FTP
16 57 (0.58%) SAN
17 48 (0.49%) BGP
18 46 (0.47%) VLAN
19 41 (0.41%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4704 (47.55%) MySQL
2 866 (8.75%) SQL Server
3 536 (5.42%) MongoDB
4 505 (5.11%) Relational Database
5 461 (4.66%) NoSQL
6 384 (3.88%) PostgreSQL
7 368 (3.72%) Redis
8 233 (2.36%) Big Data
9 187 (1.89%) Hadoop
10 125 (1.26%) Apache Cassandra
11 105 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
12 101 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 100 (1.01%) RDBMS
14 98 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 72 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
16 58 (0.59%) MariaDB
17 48 (0.49%) SQLite
18 45 (0.45%) Apache Hive
19 44 (0.44%) Couchbase
19 44 (0.44%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2400 (24.26%) Git (software)
2 789 (7.98%) Subversion
3 666 (6.73%) Jenkins
4 453 (4.58%) PHPUnit
5 404 (4.08%) Selenium
6 364 (3.68%) JIRA
7 347 (3.51%) Grunt
8 238 (2.41%) gulp
9 237 (2.40%) Cucumber
10 176 (1.78%) Visual Studio
11 149 (1.51%) Maven
12 138 (1.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 136 (1.37%) JUnit
14 131 (1.32%) Bower
15 114 (1.15%) Vagrant
16 108 (1.09%) Mercurial
17 106 (1.07%) WebDriver
18 100 (1.01%) Ant
19 97 (0.98%) Hudson
20 96 (0.97%) Jasmine
General
1 947 (9.57%) Finance
2 932 (9.42%) Marketing
3 389 (3.93%) Games
4 348 (3.52%) Advertising
5 343 (3.47%) Telecoms
6 321 (3.25%) Retail
7 199 (2.01%) Banking
8 139 (1.41%) Publishing
9 121 (1.22%) Law
10 91 (0.92%) Electronics
11 90 (0.91%) Manufacturing
12 89 (0.90%) Legal
13 54 (0.55%) Back Office
14 37 (0.37%) French Language
15 36 (0.36%) Multimedia
16 25 (0.25%) Financial Institution
17 24 (0.24%) Billing
17 24 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
17 24 (0.24%) Spanish Language
18 22 (0.22%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 7087 (71.64%) Developer
2 4172 (42.18%) PHP Developer
3 1589 (16.06%) Web Developer
4 1178 (11.91%) Senior Developer
5 938 (9.48%) JavaScript Developer
6 896 (9.06%) PHP Web Developer
7 793 (8.02%) HTML Developer
8 780 (7.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 768 (7.76%) Senior PHP Developer
10 637 (6.44%) HTML CSS Developer
11 545 (5.51%) MySQL Developer
12 520 (5.26%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 456 (4.61%) Software Developer
14 440 (4.45%) Junior
15 417 (4.22%) Lead Developer
16 384 (3.88%) Full Stack Developer
17 367 (3.71%) Junior Developer
18 317 (3.20%) DevOps Engineer
19 314 (3.17%) Software Engineer
20 310 (3.13%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5616 (56.77%) HTML
2 5286 (53.44%) CSS
3 3241 (32.76%) jQuery
4 2274 (22.99%) HTML5
5 2170 (21.94%) LAMP
6 1598 (16.15%) CSS3
7 1439 (14.55%) AngularJS
8 1425 (14.41%) Symfony
9 1304 (13.18%) .NET
10 1175 (11.88%) XML
11 1168 (11.81%) Web Services
12 978 (9.89%) Laravel
13 953 (9.63%) Ajax
14 873 (8.83%) Sass
15 724 (7.32%) JSON
16 698 (7.06%) REST
17 578 (5.84%) RESTful
18 577 (5.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 553 (5.59%) SOAP
20 434 (4.39%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 926 (9.36%) User Experience
2 905 (9.15%) Computer Science
3 564 (5.70%) Mobile App
4 413 (4.18%) Analytical Skills
5 190 (1.92%) Digital Media
6 169 (1.71%) iPad
7 155 (1.57%) Fintech
8 148 (1.50%) Social Media
9 127 (1.28%) Management Information System
10 121 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
11 108 (1.09%) Mathematics
12 107 (1.08%) Algorithms
13 95 (0.96%) Data Centre
14 90 (0.91%) e-Learning
15 85 (0.86%) Blog
16 77 (0.78%) Visualisation
17 74 (0.75%) iPhone
18 64 (0.65%) W3C
19 62 (0.63%) Clustering
20 59 (0.60%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 3085 (31.19%) Linux
2 808 (8.17%) Windows
3 565 (5.71%) Unix
4 469 (4.74%) Android
5 441 (4.46%) Apple iOS
6 266 (2.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 264 (2.67%) CentOS
8 243 (2.46%) Debian
9 220 (2.22%) Ubuntu
10 145 (1.47%) Windows Server
11 47 (0.48%) Solaris
12 44 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
13 39 (0.39%) Mac OS X
14 33 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
15 28 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
16 23 (0.23%) Windows Phone
17 21 (0.21%) Amazon Linux
18 18 (0.18%) SUSE
19 16 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
20 15 (0.15%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3167 (32.02%) Agile Software Development
2 3038 (30.71%) Web Development
3 2123 (21.46%) OO
4 2118 (21.41%) MVC
5 1495 (15.11%) OOP
6 1473 (14.89%) E-Commerce
7 1364 (13.79%) TDD
8 1256 (12.70%) Front End Development
9 1088 (11.00%) Scrum
10 968 (9.79%) Software Engineering
11 819 (8.28%) DevOps
12 816 (8.25%) OO PHP
13 793 (8.02%) Continuous Integration
14 692 (7.00%) Open Source
15 575 (5.81%) BDD
16 545 (5.51%) Unit Testing
17 521 (5.27%) Responsive Web Design
18 458 (4.63%) Mentoring
19 422 (4.27%) Project Management
20 416 (4.21%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6119 (61.86%) JavaScript
2 2336 (23.62%) Java
3 1823 (18.43%) SQL
4 1805 (18.25%) Python
5 1148 (11.61%) Ruby
6 1144 (11.56%) C#
7 791 (8.00%) Perl
8 671 (6.78%) C++
9 461 (4.66%) PHP 5
10 452 (4.57%) Bash Shell
11 355 (3.59%) C
12 187 (1.89%) VB.NET
13 168 (1.70%) Objective-C
14 155 (1.57%) Go
15 147 (1.49%) Shell Script
16 139 (1.41%) PowerShell
17 128 (1.29%) Scala
18 126 (1.27%) VB
19 82 (0.83%) T-SQL
20 72 (0.73%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1319 (13.33%) Degree
2 141 (1.43%) Security Cleared
3 79 (0.80%) SC Cleared
4 76 (0.77%) CREST Certified
5 61 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
6 59 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
7 51 (0.52%) ISEB
8 40 (0.40%) CCNA
9 38 (0.38%) MCSD
10 32 (0.32%) ISTQB
11 30 (0.30%) CHECK Team Leader
12 28 (0.28%) MCSE
13 23 (0.23%) CCNP
14 21 (0.21%) OSCP
15 20 (0.20%) CISSP
16 16 (0.16%) RHCE
17 15 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 13 (0.13%) PMI Certification
19 11 (0.11%) CEH
19 11 (0.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 489 (4.94%) QA
2 43 (0.43%) SDET
3 37 (0.37%) SLA
4 23 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 23 (0.23%) PCI DSS
5 11 (0.11%) HL7
6 10 (0.10%) Data Quality
6 10 (0.10%) WCAG
7 7 (0.071%) COBIT
7 7 (0.071%) ISO 9001
8 6 (0.061%) DICOM
8 6 (0.061%) WAI
9 3 (0.030%) HIPAA
10 2 (0.020%) FATCA
System Software
1 247 (2.50%) Docker
2 212 (2.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 193 (1.95%) Varnish
4 96 (0.97%) Active Directory
5 58 (0.59%) Squid
6 47 (0.48%) Hyper-V
6 47 (0.48%) Xen
7 41 (0.41%) Postfix
8 39 (0.39%) NFS
9 36 (0.36%) VirtualBox
10 35 (0.35%) KVM
11 31 (0.31%) Firmware
12 26 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
13 17 (0.17%) Sendmail
13 17 (0.17%) vSphere
14 16 (0.16%) VMware ESX
14 16 (0.16%) XenServer
15 15 (0.15%) GlusterFS
16 13 (0.13%) qmail
17 12 (0.12%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 604 (6.11%) Puppet
2 422 (4.27%) Opscode Chef
3 320 (3.23%) Ansible
4 212 (2.14%) Nagios
5 123 (1.24%) Salt
6 74 (0.75%) ZABBIX
7 45 (0.45%) HAProxy
8 37 (0.37%) logstash
9 36 (0.36%) CFEngine
10 34 (0.34%) Cacti
11 29 (0.29%) Zenoss
12 23 (0.23%) cPanel
12 23 (0.23%) Plesk
13 21 (0.21%) Kibana
14 18 (0.18%) Kubernetes
15 17 (0.17%) Business Desktop Deployment
15 17 (0.17%) Packer
16 16 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
17 14 (0.14%) Opsview
18 12 (0.12%) Munin
Vendors
1 1070 (10.82%) Zend
2 447 (4.52%) Microsoft
3 435 (4.40%) Oracle
4 378 (3.82%) Google
5 375 (3.79%) Adobe
6 316 (3.19%) VMware
7 314 (3.17%) Red Hat
8 180 (1.82%) Twitter
9 172 (1.74%) Facebook
10 99 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
11 96 (0.97%) Cisco
12 82 (0.83%) Citrix
13 77 (0.78%) New Relic
14 76 (0.77%) Rackspace
15 70 (0.71%) IBM
16 60 (0.61%) SAP
17 54 (0.55%) Apple
18 53 (0.54%) SaltStack
18 53 (0.54%) Splunk
19 51 (0.52%) HP
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Essex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £250000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hastings, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Kent
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30,000 - £40,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + training + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Relocation package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Yorkshire
ISL Recruitment
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Hudson IT Digital
Salary: bonus + package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Marlborough, Wiltshire
Jiyu Consulting
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cornucopia IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Bonus + Benefits + Pension
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Cititec Associates Limited
Posted: 22 hours ago
Dorking, Surrey
Reflex Computer Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Code IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Nottinghamshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 22 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cornwall
Tank Recruitment Limited
Posted: 22 hours ago