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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
UK / England
Rank 54 52 45
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Permanent jobs citing PHP 3962 4713 5445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.03% 5.10% 5.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.31% 9.66% 11.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3547 4235 4691
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 £62,500 £60,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

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
42552 48813 48924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 53.99% 52.81% 50.50%
Number of salaries quoted 36849 42538 42267
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 24 January 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 24 January 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 -14 1276 £50,000 +5.26% 253
South East +3 779 £41,000 +2.50% 133
North West +3 507 £35,000 - 92
Yorkshire +9 347 £37,500 +7.14% 102
West Midlands +12 317 £35,000 +7.69% 81
South West -24 250 £33,000 -5.71% 59
East of England +12 239 £35,000 -6.66% 60
East Midlands +5 185 £35,000 - 51
North East +21 65 £30,000 -17.80% 17
PHP
UK

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 5137 (61.66%) JavaScript
2 4768 (57.23%) HTML
3 4424 (53.10%) CSS
4 3852 (46.24%) MySQL
5 2576 (30.92%) jQuery
6 2539 (30.48%) Agile Software Development
7 2326 (27.92%) Web Development
8 2315 (27.79%) Linux
9 1978 (23.74%) Git (software)
10 1910 (22.93%) Java
11 1773 (21.28%) MVC
12 1709 (20.51%) HTML5
13 1653 (19.84%) OO
14 1577 (18.93%) SQL
15 1481 (17.78%) LAMP
16 1444 (17.33%) Python
17 1365 (16.38%) AngularJS
18 1217 (14.61%) OOP
19 1186 (14.24%) Degree
20 1130 (13.56%) Symfony
21 1086 (13.04%) E-Commerce
22 1083 (13.00%) Laravel
23 1051 (12.62%) Apache
24 1014 (12.17%) CSS3
25 1005 (12.06%) .NET
26 955 (11.46%) C#
27 934 (11.21%) Front End Development
28 904 (10.85%) WordPress
29 888 (10.66%) Web Services
30 878 (10.54%) TDD

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 1051 (12.62%) Apache
2 904 (10.85%) WordPress
3 573 (6.88%) Drupal
4 568 (6.82%) CMS
5 278 (3.34%) Elasticsearch
6 270 (3.24%) nginx
7 154 (1.85%) Tomcat
8 138 (1.66%) IIS
9 113 (1.36%) Confluence
10 95 (1.14%) Apache Solr
11 91 (1.09%) JBoss
12 88 (1.06%) Joomla!
13 82 (0.98%) OpenStack
14 70 (0.84%) WebSphere
15 68 (0.82%) Apache Spark
16 55 (0.66%) ColdFusion
17 54 (0.65%) SharePoint
18 50 (0.60%) WebLogic
19 40 (0.48%) Moodle
20 35 (0.42%) Jetty
Applications
1 269 (3.23%) Photoshop
2 161 (1.93%) MS Excel
3 102 (1.22%) Adobe Illustrator
4 59 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 55 (0.66%) MS Office
6 19 (0.23%) SPSS
7 16 (0.19%) InDesign
8 13 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
9 11 (0.13%) GIMP
10 8 (0.096%) Fireworks
11 5 (0.060%) HipChat
12 4 (0.048%) Adobe After Effects
12 4 (0.048%) CATIA
12 4 (0.048%) InVision
12 4 (0.048%) Siemens NX
13 3 (0.036%) MS Visio
13 3 (0.036%) OmniGraffle
13 3 (0.036%) Spreadsheet
14 2 (0.024%) Mingle
15 1 (0.012%) Blender
Business Applications
1 528 (6.34%) Magento
2 35 (0.42%) Payment Gateway
3 24 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 21 (0.25%) OpenCart
5 17 (0.20%) Shopify
6 16 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
7 15 (0.18%) osCommerce
8 14 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
9 11 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
10 7 (0.084%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 5 (0.060%) WebTrends
12 4 (0.048%) BigMachines
12 4 (0.048%) Eloqua
12 4 (0.048%) Teamcenter
12 4 (0.048%) Unit4 Business World
13 3 (0.036%) Oracle Applications
14 2 (0.024%) Salesforce.com CRM
14 2 (0.024%) SAP Business One
15 1 (0.012%) Adobe Campaign
15 1 (0.012%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 690 (8.28%) Amazon AWS
2 262 (3.14%) SaaS
3 230 (2.76%) GitHub
4 138 (1.66%) Microsoft Azure
5 93 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
6 81 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
7 70 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
8 66 (0.79%) Google Analytics
9 61 (0.73%) PaaS
10 57 (0.68%) Amazon S3
11 49 (0.59%) IaaS
12 36 (0.43%) Office 365
13 31 (0.37%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 31 (0.37%) Slack
14 27 (0.32%) G Suite
15 23 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
15 23 (0.28%) Heroku
16 19 (0.23%) Oracle CX
17 17 (0.20%) Google Play
18 16 (0.19%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 259 (3.11%) Internet
2 194 (2.33%) DNS
3 173 (2.08%) HTTP
4 138 (1.66%) TCP/IP
5 122 (1.46%) Firewall
6 65 (0.78%) SSL
7 55 (0.66%) Network Security
8 52 (0.62%) FTP
9 46 (0.55%) SSH
10 45 (0.54%) LDAP
11 43 (0.52%) Intranet
12 42 (0.50%) SMTP
13 40 (0.48%) Asterisk PBX
14 37 (0.44%) VoIP
15 36 (0.43%) DHCP
16 34 (0.41%) ATM
17 32 (0.38%) VPN
18 31 (0.37%) Ethernet
19 30 (0.36%) Wireless
20 27 (0.32%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3852 (46.24%) MySQL
2 607 (7.29%) SQL Server
3 437 (5.25%) MongoDB
4 430 (5.16%) Relational Database
5 414 (4.97%) NoSQL
6 362 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
7 252 (3.02%) Big Data
8 225 (2.70%) Redis
9 139 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
10 123 (1.48%) Hadoop
11 104 (1.25%) RDBMS
12 86 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 69 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 47 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
15 42 (0.50%) Amazon RDS
16 41 (0.49%) MS Access
17 37 (0.44%) Oracle Database
18 36 (0.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 34 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
19 34 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1978 (23.74%) Git (software)
2 536 (6.43%) Subversion
3 485 (5.82%) Jenkins
4 370 (4.44%) JIRA
5 267 (3.20%) PHPUnit
6 232 (2.78%) gulp
7 226 (2.71%) Grunt
8 202 (2.42%) Selenium
9 180 (2.16%) Vagrant
10 104 (1.25%) Visual Studio
11 90 (1.08%) Jasmine
12 89 (1.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 85 (1.02%) Cucumber
13 85 (1.02%) Mercurial
14 82 (0.98%) Maven
15 63 (0.76%) Eclipse
16 60 (0.72%) Bower
16 60 (0.72%) webpack
17 59 (0.71%) Bitbucket
18 57 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 744 (8.93%) Finance
2 689 (8.27%) Marketing
3 431 (5.17%) Retail
4 360 (4.32%) Advertising
5 251 (3.01%) Games
6 207 (2.48%) Publishing
7 205 (2.46%) Telecoms
8 156 (1.87%) Banking
9 101 (1.21%) Manufacturing
10 77 (0.92%) Law
11 60 (0.72%) Legal
12 56 (0.67%) Electronics
13 45 (0.54%) Back Office
14 38 (0.46%) Music Industry
15 35 (0.42%) Automotive
15 35 (0.42%) Financial Institution
16 33 (0.40%) Front Office
17 28 (0.34%) Multimedia
18 22 (0.26%) French Language
19 16 (0.19%) German Language
Job Titles
1 5941 (71.31%) Developer
2 3505 (42.07%) PHP Developer
3 1037 (12.45%) Web Developer
4 891 (10.69%) Senior Developer
5 758 (9.10%) JavaScript Developer
6 644 (7.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 570 (6.84%) HTML Developer
7 570 (6.84%) Senior PHP Developer
8 503 (6.04%) PHP Web Developer
9 471 (5.65%) HTML CSS Developer
10 431 (5.17%) Software Developer
11 406 (4.87%) Junior
12 403 (4.84%) MySQL Developer
13 398 (4.78%) Full Stack Developer
14 381 (4.57%) PHP MySQL Developer
15 355 (4.26%) Junior Developer
16 353 (4.24%) Lead Developer
17 313 (3.76%) Software Engineer
18 274 (3.29%) DevOps Engineer
19 263 (3.16%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4768 (57.23%) HTML
2 4424 (53.10%) CSS
3 2576 (30.92%) jQuery
4 1709 (20.51%) HTML5
5 1481 (17.78%) LAMP
6 1365 (16.38%) AngularJS
7 1130 (13.56%) Symfony
8 1083 (13.00%) Laravel
9 1014 (12.17%) CSS3
10 1005 (12.06%) .NET
11 888 (10.66%) Web Services
12 785 (9.42%) XML
13 770 (9.24%) Node.js
14 729 (8.75%) Ajax
15 652 (7.83%) Sass
16 522 (6.27%) JSON
17 480 (5.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 474 (5.69%) REST
19 454 (5.45%) RESTful
20 431 (5.17%) React
Miscellaneous
1 811 (9.73%) Computer Science
2 582 (6.99%) User Experience
3 419 (5.03%) Mobile App
4 384 (4.61%) Analytical Skills
5 213 (2.56%) iPad
6 166 (1.99%) Fintech
7 144 (1.73%) Mathematics
8 132 (1.58%) Social Media
9 93 (1.12%) Data Structures
10 88 (1.06%) Algorithms
11 82 (0.98%) Digital Media
11 82 (0.98%) Visualisation
12 61 (0.73%) Data Centre
12 61 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
12 61 (0.73%) Management Information System
13 50 (0.60%) Statistics
14 44 (0.53%) BBC
15 39 (0.47%) e-Learning
15 39 (0.47%) W3C
16 38 (0.46%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2315 (27.79%) Linux
2 548 (6.58%) Windows
3 438 (5.26%) Unix
4 334 (4.01%) Android
5 313 (3.76%) Apple iOS
6 247 (2.96%) CentOS
7 181 (2.17%) Ubuntu
8 149 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 131 (1.57%) Windows Server
10 105 (1.26%) Debian
11 48 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
12 42 (0.50%) Mac OS X
13 38 (0.46%) Solaris
14 34 (0.41%) Fedora
14 34 (0.41%) Mac OS
15 22 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
16 16 (0.19%) FreeBSD
16 16 (0.19%) Windows 7
17 13 (0.16%) VMS
17 13 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2539 (30.48%) Agile Software Development
2 2326 (27.92%) Web Development
3 1773 (21.28%) MVC
4 1653 (19.84%) OO
5 1217 (14.61%) OOP
6 1086 (13.04%) E-Commerce
7 934 (11.21%) Front End Development
8 878 (10.54%) TDD
9 853 (10.24%) Scrum
10 816 (9.79%) Software Engineering
11 745 (8.94%) DevOps
12 675 (8.10%) Open Source
13 628 (7.54%) OO PHP
14 532 (6.39%) Continuous Integration
15 478 (5.74%) Unit Testing
16 445 (5.34%) SDLC
17 385 (4.62%) Mentoring
18 383 (4.60%) BDD
19 308 (3.70%) Data Protection
20 302 (3.63%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5137 (61.66%) JavaScript
2 1910 (22.93%) Java
3 1577 (18.93%) SQL
4 1444 (17.33%) Python
5 955 (11.46%) C#
6 702 (8.43%) Ruby
7 668 (8.02%) Perl
8 487 (5.85%) C++
9 378 (4.54%) Bash Shell
10 328 (3.94%) C
11 222 (2.66%) PHP 5
12 173 (2.08%) Go
13 149 (1.79%) PowerShell
14 137 (1.64%) Scala
15 134 (1.61%) VB.NET
16 98 (1.18%) T-SQL
17 89 (1.07%) Objective-C
18 82 (0.98%) VBA
19 76 (0.91%) ES6
20 72 (0.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1186 (14.24%) Degree
2 135 (1.62%) Security Cleared
3 78 (0.94%) SC Cleared
4 65 (0.78%) CREST Certified
5 58 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
6 43 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
7 33 (0.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 32 (0.38%) CCNP
9 30 (0.36%) DV Cleared
10 29 (0.35%) PhD
10 29 (0.35%) RHCSA
11 26 (0.31%) CEH
11 26 (0.31%) RHCE
12 24 (0.29%) CHECK Team Leader
12 24 (0.29%) ISEB
12 24 (0.29%) OSCP
13 22 (0.26%) ISTQB
13 22 (0.26%) PMI Certification
14 21 (0.25%) CCNA
15 19 (0.23%) CHECK Team Member
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 284 (3.41%) QA
2 41 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 36 (0.43%) PCI DSS
4 25 (0.30%) SLA
5 24 (0.29%) COBIT
6 22 (0.26%) ISO 9001
7 16 (0.19%) GCP
8 13 (0.16%) Data Quality
9 9 (0.11%) HL7
10 7 (0.084%) SDET
11 6 (0.072%) WAI
11 6 (0.072%) WCAG
12 3 (0.036%) Disclosure Scotland
12 3 (0.036%) MiFID
13 2 (0.024%) GDPR
13 2 (0.024%) IEC 61508
13 2 (0.024%) MISRA
13 2 (0.024%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 331 (3.97%) Docker
2 159 (1.91%) Varnish
3 144 (1.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 73 (0.88%) Active Directory
5 40 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
6 31 (0.37%) NFS
7 30 (0.36%) Postfix
8 28 (0.34%) KVM
9 23 (0.28%) Firmware
9 23 (0.28%) Hyper-V
10 20 (0.24%) vSphere
10 20 (0.24%) Xen
11 16 (0.19%) LXC
12 15 (0.18%) GlusterFS
13 13 (0.16%) VirtualBox
14 12 (0.14%) iptables
14 12 (0.14%) Sendmail
14 12 (0.14%) Squid
14 12 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
15 11 (0.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 523 (6.28%) Puppet
2 390 (4.68%) Ansible
3 331 (3.97%) Opscode Chef
4 164 (1.97%) Nagios
5 68 (0.82%) Kubernetes
6 48 (0.58%) Salt
7 46 (0.55%) Terraform
8 25 (0.30%) logstash
9 24 (0.29%) ZABBIX
10 23 (0.28%) OpenNMS
11 22 (0.26%) Cacti
12 21 (0.25%) HAProxy
13 20 (0.24%) Kibana
14 19 (0.23%) cPanel
14 19 (0.23%) SCCM
15 18 (0.22%) Graphite
16 15 (0.18%) Failover Clustering
17 13 (0.16%) RANCID
18 12 (0.14%) OpenView
19 11 (0.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 794 (9.53%) Zend
2 352 (4.23%) Oracle
3 346 (4.15%) Microsoft
4 286 (3.43%) Google
5 224 (2.69%) Red Hat
6 217 (2.60%) VMware
7 170 (2.04%) Adobe
8 109 (1.31%) Twitter
9 79 (0.95%) Facebook
10 73 (0.88%) IBM
11 70 (0.84%) Cisco
12 63 (0.76%) Atlassian
13 62 (0.74%) Apple
14 54 (0.65%) Rackspace
15 48 (0.58%) HP
16 40 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
17 37 (0.44%) hybris
18 35 (0.42%) SAP
19 31 (0.37%) Juniper
20 26 (0.31%) Tableau
Manchester, Lancashire
Modis International
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 26 minutes ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £32000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £18k - 28k per year
Posted: 5 hours ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 2 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 58 minutes ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Posted: 5 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Wigston, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
West London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 58 minutes ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £30000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + free parking
Posted: 5 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
East Riding
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
SmarTech Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
West London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago