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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
UK / England
Rank 55 49 45
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Permanent jobs citing PHP 4019 4807 5484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.06% 5.11% 5.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.36% 9.76% 10.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3546 4365 4706
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 £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,375 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -

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
42945 49252 50086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 54.12% 52.35% 50.37%
Number of salaries quoted 37003 42865 43273
Median salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 -18 1288 £50,000 +5.26% 266
South East +2 763 £41,250 +10.00% 113
North West +4 507 £35,000 - 98
Yorkshire 0 352 £37,500 - 99
West Midlands +25 326 £35,000 +7.69% 59
South West -17 276 £35,000 - 66
East of England +25 250 £35,000 -6.66% 39
East Midlands +5 198 £35,000 +7.69% 56
North East +12 62 £31,500 -13.69% 19
PHP
UK

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 5140 (61.79%) JavaScript
2 4815 (57.89%) HTML
3 4472 (53.76%) CSS
4 3851 (46.30%) MySQL
5 2515 (30.24%) jQuery
6 2511 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
7 2379 (28.60%) Web Development
8 2324 (27.94%) Linux
9 1975 (23.74%) Git (software)
10 1889 (22.71%) Java
11 1732 (20.82%) MVC
12 1728 (20.77%) HTML5
13 1677 (20.16%) OO
14 1550 (18.63%) SQL
15 1473 (17.71%) LAMP
16 1414 (17.00%) Python
17 1396 (16.78%) AngularJS
18 1227 (14.75%) OOP
19 1201 (14.44%) Symfony
20 1177 (14.15%) Degree
21 1090 (13.10%) Laravel
22 1079 (12.97%) E-Commerce
23 1027 (12.35%) Apache
24 997 (11.99%) CSS3
25 973 (11.70%) .NET
26 947 (11.38%) Front End Development
27 919 (11.05%) C#
28 896 (10.77%) Software Engineering
29 894 (10.75%) WordPress
30 889 (10.69%) 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 1027 (12.35%) Apache
2 894 (10.75%) WordPress
3 577 (6.94%) Drupal
4 564 (6.78%) CMS
5 284 (3.41%) Elasticsearch
6 263 (3.16%) nginx
7 147 (1.77%) Tomcat
8 130 (1.56%) IIS
9 106 (1.27%) Apache Solr
10 95 (1.14%) Confluence
11 93 (1.12%) JBoss
11 93 (1.12%) OpenStack
12 89 (1.07%) WebSphere
13 73 (0.88%) Joomla!
14 68 (0.82%) Apache Spark
15 53 (0.64%) ColdFusion
16 52 (0.63%) SharePoint
16 52 (0.63%) WebLogic
17 39 (0.47%) Moodle
18 35 (0.42%) Jetty
Applications
1 277 (3.33%) Photoshop
2 156 (1.88%) MS Excel
3 92 (1.11%) Adobe Illustrator
4 66 (0.79%) MS Office
5 55 (0.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 22 (0.26%) SPSS
7 13 (0.16%) GIMP
8 12 (0.14%) InDesign
9 9 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
10 7 (0.084%) Fireworks
11 6 (0.072%) InVision
12 5 (0.060%) HipChat
12 5 (0.060%) OmniGraffle
13 4 (0.048%) CATIA
13 4 (0.048%) MS Visio
13 4 (0.048%) Siemens NX
14 3 (0.036%) Acrobat
14 3 (0.036%) Spreadsheet
15 2 (0.024%) Mingle
15 2 (0.024%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 514 (6.18%) Magento
2 40 (0.48%) Payment Gateway
3 24 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 24 (0.29%) Shopify
4 19 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
5 13 (0.16%) OpenCart
6 12 (0.14%) NetSuite
7 8 (0.096%) Dynamics CRM
7 8 (0.096%) osCommerce
8 7 (0.084%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 5 (0.060%) Dynamics AX
9 5 (0.060%) WebTrends
10 4 (0.048%) Teamcenter
10 4 (0.048%) Unit4 Business World
11 2 (0.024%) CiviCRM
11 2 (0.024%) Oracle HRMS
11 2 (0.024%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 2 (0.024%) SAP Business One
12 1 (0.012%) Fredhopper
12 1 (0.012%) Infor LN
Cloud Services
1 718 (8.63%) Amazon AWS
2 310 (3.73%) SaaS
3 223 (2.68%) GitHub
4 127 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
5 94 (1.13%) Amazon EC2
6 86 (1.03%) Google Cloud Platform
7 78 (0.94%) Google Analytics
8 65 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
9 62 (0.75%) PaaS
10 60 (0.72%) Amazon S3
11 54 (0.65%) IaaS
12 50 (0.60%) Office 365
13 42 (0.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 37 (0.44%) Slack
15 34 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
16 31 (0.37%) G Suite
17 27 (0.32%) Heroku
18 22 (0.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
19 18 (0.22%) Google Compute Engine
19 18 (0.22%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 246 (2.96%) Internet
2 185 (2.22%) DNS
3 163 (1.96%) HTTP
4 141 (1.70%) TCP/IP
5 124 (1.49%) Firewall
6 59 (0.71%) SSL
7 46 (0.55%) LDAP
7 46 (0.55%) SSH
8 44 (0.53%) FTP
9 36 (0.43%) DHCP
10 35 (0.42%) Asterisk PBX
10 35 (0.42%) Intranet
10 35 (0.42%) Network Security
10 35 (0.42%) VPN
11 34 (0.41%) SMTP
12 33 (0.40%) VoIP
13 32 (0.38%) ATM
14 29 (0.35%) Ethernet
15 27 (0.32%) Wireless
16 26 (0.31%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3851 (46.30%) MySQL
2 613 (7.37%) SQL Server
3 427 (5.13%) Relational Database
4 413 (4.97%) MongoDB
5 410 (4.93%) NoSQL
6 373 (4.48%) PostgreSQL
7 254 (3.05%) Big Data
8 224 (2.69%) Redis
9 150 (1.80%) Apache Cassandra
10 123 (1.48%) Hadoop
11 109 (1.31%) RDBMS
12 73 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 61 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 53 (0.64%) Amazon RDS
15 49 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
16 46 (0.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 44 (0.53%) Blockchain
18 41 (0.49%) MS Access
18 41 (0.49%) Oracle Database
19 35 (0.42%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 1975 (23.74%) Git (software)
2 509 (6.12%) Subversion
3 502 (6.04%) Jenkins
4 348 (4.18%) JIRA
5 254 (3.05%) PHPUnit
6 233 (2.80%) gulp
7 232 (2.79%) Grunt
8 192 (2.31%) Selenium
9 185 (2.22%) Vagrant
10 107 (1.29%) Visual Studio
11 93 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 89 (1.07%) webpack
13 88 (1.06%) Jasmine
14 84 (1.01%) Cucumber
14 84 (1.01%) Maven
15 79 (0.95%) Mercurial
16 70 (0.84%) Eclipse
17 56 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
18 53 (0.64%) Bitbucket
18 53 (0.64%) Bower
General
1 709 (8.52%) Marketing
2 707 (8.50%) Finance
3 435 (5.23%) Retail
4 391 (4.70%) Advertising
5 237 (2.85%) Games
6 198 (2.38%) Telecoms
7 193 (2.32%) Publishing
8 170 (2.04%) Banking
9 105 (1.26%) Manufacturing
10 69 (0.83%) Electronics
11 64 (0.77%) Legal
12 53 (0.64%) Law
13 42 (0.50%) Back Office
14 35 (0.42%) Music Industry
15 34 (0.41%) Automotive
15 34 (0.41%) Front Office
16 33 (0.40%) Financial Institution
17 24 (0.29%) Multimedia
18 19 (0.23%) German Language
19 16 (0.19%) French Language
Job Titles
1 5994 (72.06%) Developer
2 3454 (41.52%) PHP Developer
3 1103 (13.26%) Web Developer
4 895 (10.76%) Senior Developer
5 790 (9.50%) JavaScript Developer
6 670 (8.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 578 (6.95%) HTML Developer
8 557 (6.70%) Senior PHP Developer
9 515 (6.19%) PHP Web Developer
10 484 (5.82%) HTML CSS Developer
11 434 (5.22%) Software Developer
12 408 (4.91%) Junior
13 401 (4.82%) Full Stack Developer
14 394 (4.74%) MySQL Developer
15 374 (4.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
16 356 (4.28%) Junior Developer
17 335 (4.03%) Lead Developer
18 328 (3.94%) Software Engineer
19 280 (3.37%) DevOps Engineer
20 258 (3.10%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4815 (57.89%) HTML
2 4472 (53.76%) CSS
3 2515 (30.24%) jQuery
4 1728 (20.77%) HTML5
5 1473 (17.71%) LAMP
6 1396 (16.78%) AngularJS
7 1201 (14.44%) Symfony
8 1090 (13.10%) Laravel
9 997 (11.99%) CSS3
10 973 (11.70%) .NET
11 889 (10.69%) Web Services
12 768 (9.23%) Node.js
13 758 (9.11%) XML
14 695 (8.36%) Ajax
15 644 (7.74%) Sass
16 498 (5.99%) JSON
17 492 (5.91%) React
18 471 (5.66%) REST
19 450 (5.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 440 (5.29%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 807 (9.70%) Computer Science
2 593 (7.13%) User Experience
3 398 (4.78%) Mobile App
4 379 (4.56%) Analytical Skills
5 208 (2.50%) Linux Command Line
6 205 (2.46%) iPad
7 152 (1.83%) Fintech
8 136 (1.64%) Social Media
9 98 (1.18%) Algorithms
10 90 (1.08%) Data Structures
11 86 (1.03%) Digital Media
12 71 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
13 55 (0.66%) Management Information System
14 54 (0.65%) BBC
15 49 (0.59%) Data Centre
16 44 (0.53%) e-Learning
17 36 (0.43%) NHS
18 35 (0.42%) Clustering
18 35 (0.42%) N-Tier
19 33 (0.40%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2324 (27.94%) Linux
2 530 (6.37%) Windows
3 424 (5.10%) Unix
4 320 (3.85%) Android
5 300 (3.61%) Apple iOS
6 248 (2.98%) CentOS
7 202 (2.43%) Ubuntu
8 151 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 133 (1.60%) Windows Server
10 105 (1.26%) Debian
11 49 (0.59%) Solaris
12 43 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
13 41 (0.49%) Mac OS
13 41 (0.49%) Mac OS X
14 28 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
15 27 (0.32%) Fedora
16 23 (0.28%) Embedded Linux
17 17 (0.20%) AIX
18 14 (0.17%) Windows 7
19 13 (0.16%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2511 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
2 2379 (28.60%) Web Development
3 1732 (20.82%) MVC
4 1677 (20.16%) OO
5 1227 (14.75%) OOP
6 1079 (12.97%) E-Commerce
7 947 (11.38%) Front End Development
8 896 (10.77%) Software Engineering
9 845 (10.16%) TDD
10 832 (10.00%) Scrum
11 776 (9.33%) DevOps
12 741 (8.91%) Open Source
13 664 (7.98%) OO PHP
14 530 (6.37%) Continuous Integration
15 506 (6.08%) Unit Testing
16 410 (4.93%) SDLC
17 406 (4.88%) Mentoring
18 373 (4.48%) BDD
19 321 (3.86%) Kanban
20 303 (3.64%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5140 (61.79%) JavaScript
2 1889 (22.71%) Java
3 1550 (18.63%) SQL
4 1414 (17.00%) Python
5 919 (11.05%) C#
6 683 (8.21%) Ruby
7 665 (7.99%) Perl
8 491 (5.90%) C++
9 381 (4.58%) Bash Shell
10 314 (3.77%) C
11 218 (2.62%) PHP 5
12 182 (2.19%) Go
13 152 (1.83%) PowerShell
14 147 (1.77%) Scala
15 124 (1.49%) VB.NET
16 101 (1.21%) Objective-C
17 94 (1.13%) T-SQL
18 89 (1.07%) ES6
19 83 (1.00%) VBA
20 82 (0.99%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 1177 (14.15%) Degree
2 113 (1.36%) Security Cleared
3 60 (0.72%) SC Cleared
4 47 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
5 46 (0.55%) CREST Certified
6 44 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
7 28 (0.34%) PhD
8 25 (0.30%) CCNP
8 25 (0.30%) DV Cleared
8 25 (0.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 21 (0.25%) OSCP
10 20 (0.24%) CISSP
11 19 (0.23%) CCNA
12 18 (0.22%) CEH
12 18 (0.22%) CHECK Team Leader
12 18 (0.22%) RHCSA
13 16 (0.19%) PMI Certification
13 16 (0.19%) RHCE
14 15 (0.18%) HNC
14 15 (0.18%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 294 (3.53%) QA
2 44 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 38 (0.46%) PCI DSS
4 27 (0.32%) COBIT
5 25 (0.30%) SLA
6 21 (0.25%) ISO 9001
7 14 (0.17%) GCP
8 10 (0.12%) HL7
9 6 (0.072%) Data Quality
9 6 (0.072%) SDET
9 6 (0.072%) WCAG
10 5 (0.060%) WAI
11 4 (0.048%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 3 (0.036%) Disclosure Scotland
12 3 (0.036%) GDPR
12 3 (0.036%) MiFID
13 2 (0.024%) IEC 61508
13 2 (0.024%) MISRA
13 2 (0.024%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 1 (0.012%) DICOM
System Software
1 350 (4.21%) Docker
2 143 (1.72%) Varnish
3 134 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 68 (0.82%) Active Directory
5 38 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
6 37 (0.44%) NFS
7 36 (0.43%) Firmware
8 33 (0.40%) KVM
9 24 (0.29%) Postfix
9 24 (0.29%) vSphere
9 24 (0.29%) Xen
10 22 (0.26%) Hyper-V
11 21 (0.25%) LXC
12 15 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
13 14 (0.17%) vCloud
14 11 (0.13%) GlusterFS
14 11 (0.13%) HDFS
14 11 (0.13%) Samba
14 11 (0.13%) Squid
14 11 (0.13%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 505 (6.07%) Puppet
2 389 (4.68%) Ansible
3 322 (3.87%) Opscode Chef
4 160 (1.92%) Nagios
5 80 (0.96%) Kubernetes
6 55 (0.66%) Terraform
7 49 (0.59%) Salt
8 25 (0.30%) logstash
9 23 (0.28%) ZABBIX
10 20 (0.24%) HAProxy
10 20 (0.24%) Kibana
11 19 (0.23%) OpenNMS
12 18 (0.22%) Cacti
12 18 (0.22%) cPanel
13 17 (0.20%) Graphite
13 17 (0.20%) SCCM
14 11 (0.13%) CFEngine
14 11 (0.13%) Failover Clustering
14 11 (0.13%) Rancher
15 10 (0.12%) rkt
Vendors
1 811 (9.75%) Zend
2 366 (4.40%) Oracle
3 342 (4.11%) Microsoft
4 298 (3.58%) Google
5 210 (2.52%) Red Hat
6 186 (2.24%) VMware
7 164 (1.97%) Adobe
8 112 (1.35%) Twitter
9 75 (0.90%) IBM
10 67 (0.81%) Facebook
11 55 (0.66%) Atlassian
12 51 (0.61%) Apple
13 50 (0.60%) Cisco
14 42 (0.50%) hybris
15 39 (0.47%) Salesforce.com
16 37 (0.44%) HP
17 35 (0.42%) SAP
18 33 (0.40%) Rackspace
19 31 (0.37%) Demandware
20 30 (0.36%) ATG
Burnley, Lancashire
GK Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum UP TO £30K+ Bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £35k - 47k per year + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 30k per year + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 Per Annum 28K-30K+Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Itecco
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Mayson Hunt
Salary: From £28,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum great benefits!
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + D.O.E
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £23-25,000
Posted: 8 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Sutton-In-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Worcestershire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago