The table below looks at the statistics for PHP5 skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP5 over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP 5
Rank 507 346 343
Rank change year-on-year
-161 -3
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 420 876 783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.40% 0.78% 0.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.79% 1.46% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 402 759 706
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% +4.61%
PHP5
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
53068 59798 55865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.12% 53.02% 53.67%
Number of salaries quoted 45566 50778 48451
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

PHP5
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP5 Jobs Demand Trend in England

PHP5
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the England region.

PHP5 Salary Trend in England

PHP5
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP5 across the England region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

PHP5 Salary Histogram in England

PHP5
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP5 within the England region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. 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 -89 166 £50,000 +17.64% 41
South East -115 80 £37,500 +7.14% 15
South West -34 56 £35,000 +7.69% 7
West Midlands -8 35 £32,000 +18.51% 9
East Midlands -7 27 £27,500 -11.29% 7
North West -50 22 £30,000 -14.28% 19
Yorkshire -36 16 £30,000 -14.28% 3
East of England +4 15 £26,500 -35.75% 2
North East -4 3 £33,500 +45.65% 1
PHP5
UK

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing PHP5 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 PHP5.

1 1033 (100.00%) PHP
2 844 (81.70%) MySQL
3 818 (79.19%) CSS
4 812 (78.61%) HTML
5 760 (73.57%) JavaScript
6 537 (51.98%) jQuery
7 480 (46.47%) MVC
8 442 (42.79%) Git (software)
9 435 (42.11%) OO
10 400 (38.72%) HTML5
11 390 (37.75%) OOP
12 366 (35.43%) Linux
13 345 (33.40%) Zend
14 300 (29.04%) Symfony
15 291 (28.17%) LAMP
16 285 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
17 263 (25.46%) CSS3
18 221 (21.39%) SQL
19 220 (21.30%) OO PHP
20 211 (20.43%) Subversion
21 209 (20.23%) XML
22 195 (18.88%) E-Commerce
23 180 (17.42%) Apache
24 179 (17.33%) XHTML
25 177 (17.13%) Laravel
26 174 (16.84%) Web Development
27 168 (16.26%) Degree
28 157 (15.20%) Ajax
29 153 (14.81%) CMS
30 139 (13.46%) WordPress

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing PHP5 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 PHP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 180 (17.42%) Apache
2 153 (14.81%) CMS
3 139 (13.46%) WordPress
4 96 (9.29%) Drupal
5 61 (5.91%) Joomla!
6 51 (4.94%) Node.js
7 29 (2.81%) nginx
7 29 (2.81%) Elasticsearch
8 26 (2.52%) IIS
9 23 (2.23%) Confluence
10 12 (1.16%) Apache Solr
10 12 (1.16%) concrete5
11 11 (1.06%) Tomcat
12 5 (0.48%) Umbraco
13 4 (0.39%) ExpressionEngine
13 4 (0.39%) lighttpd
14 3 (0.29%) JBoss
15 1 (0.097%) Facebook Platform
15 1 (0.097%) MODX
Applications
1 68 (6.58%) Photoshop
2 42 (4.07%) Adobe Illustrator
3 25 (2.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 17 (1.65%) Fireworks
5 4 (0.39%) MS Excel
6 1 (0.097%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 103 (9.97%) Magento
2 10 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.19%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.097%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.097%) SAP SRM
4 1 (0.097%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 69 (6.68%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (2.90%) SaaS
3 24 (2.32%) GitHub
4 17 (1.65%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (0.87%) Amazon S3
6 5 (0.48%) Google Compute Engine
6 5 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (0.48%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 5 (0.48%) Sage Pay
7 4 (0.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (0.19%) Trello
8 2 (0.19%) Rackspace Cloud
9 1 (0.097%) Route 53
9 1 (0.097%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.097%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 36 (3.48%) Internet
2 25 (2.42%) SSH
3 19 (1.84%) DNS
4 16 (1.55%) HTTP
5 9 (0.87%) VPN
5 9 (0.87%) Firewall
6 5 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (0.48%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.39%) Intranet
8 3 (0.29%) Extranet
9 2 (0.19%) Skype
10 1 (0.097%) NFC
10 1 (0.097%) 3G
10 1 (0.097%) GPRS
10 1 (0.097%) LAN
10 1 (0.097%) VoIP
10 1 (0.097%) WAN
10 1 (0.097%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 844 (81.70%) MySQL
2 67 (6.49%) SQL Server
3 64 (6.20%) MongoDB
4 58 (5.61%) PostgreSQL
5 57 (5.52%) Relational Database
6 27 (2.61%) Redis
7 26 (2.52%) NoSQL
8 16 (1.55%) RDBMS
9 13 (1.26%) Apache Cassandra
10 12 (1.16%) SQLite
11 7 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
12 4 (0.39%) Hazelcast
12 4 (0.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 3 (0.29%) CouchDB
14 2 (0.19%) MS Access
14 2 (0.19%) Hadoop
15 1 (0.097%) Big Data
15 1 (0.097%) SQL Server 2012
15 1 (0.097%) MariaDB
15 1 (0.097%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 442 (42.79%) Git (software)
2 211 (20.43%) Subversion
3 61 (5.91%) PHPUnit
4 50 (4.84%) JIRA
5 33 (3.19%) Grunt
6 27 (2.61%) Behat
7 26 (2.52%) Jenkins
8 19 (1.84%) Bitbucket
8 19 (1.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 19 (1.84%) Bower
9 17 (1.65%) Trac
10 15 (1.45%) Mercurial
11 14 (1.36%) PEAR
12 13 (1.26%) Bugzilla
13 11 (1.06%) Selenium
13 11 (1.06%) Karma Test Runner
14 10 (0.97%) PhpStorm
15 9 (0.87%) Liquibase
16 7 (0.68%) Eclipse
17 6 (0.58%) NetBeans
General
1 108 (10.45%) Marketing
2 94 (9.10%) Finance
3 63 (6.10%) Retail
4 35 (3.39%) Advertising
5 24 (2.32%) Telecoms
6 15 (1.45%) Games
7 14 (1.36%) Manufacturing
8 12 (1.16%) Multimedia
9 11 (1.06%) Electronics
10 5 (0.48%) French Language
10 5 (0.48%) German Language
10 5 (0.48%) Italian Language
10 5 (0.48%) Spanish Language
11 4 (0.39%) Back Office
12 3 (0.29%) Publishing
12 3 (0.29%) Automotive
12 3 (0.29%) Law
12 3 (0.29%) Banking
13 1 (0.097%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.097%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 971 (94.00%) Developer
2 765 (74.06%) PHP Developer
3 256 (24.78%) Web Developer
4 175 (16.94%) Senior Developer
5 145 (14.04%) PHP Web Developer
6 138 (13.36%) Senior PHP Developer
7 129 (12.49%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 53 (5.13%) Junior
9 52 (5.03%) Junior Developer
10 50 (4.84%) PHP Symfony Developer
11 44 (4.26%) Junior PHP Developer
12 39 (3.78%) PHP LAMP Developer
13 35 (3.39%) Front-End Developer
14 33 (3.19%) Software Developer
15 31 (3.00%) Lead Developer
16 30 (2.90%) Magento Developer
17 21 (2.03%) Front-End Web Developer
17 21 (2.03%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
18 20 (1.94%) OO PHP Developer
19 19 (1.84%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 818 (79.19%) CSS
2 812 (78.61%) HTML
3 537 (51.98%) jQuery
4 400 (38.72%) HTML5
5 300 (29.04%) Symfony
6 291 (28.17%) LAMP
7 263 (25.46%) CSS3
8 209 (20.23%) XML
9 179 (17.33%) XHTML
10 177 (17.13%) Laravel
11 157 (15.20%) Ajax
12 136 (13.17%) AngularJS
13 114 (11.04%) JSON
14 106 (10.26%) Zend Framework
15 95 (9.20%) CodeIgniter
16 93 (9.00%) CakePHP
17 74 (7.16%) Sass
18 73 (7.07%) REST
18 73 (7.07%) Web Services
19 72 (6.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 63 (6.10%) Computer Science
2 56 (5.42%) User Experience
3 51 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
4 42 (4.07%) Open Source
5 39 (3.78%) Mobile App
6 28 (2.71%) W3C
7 13 (1.26%) Digital Media
8 12 (1.16%) Client/Server
8 12 (1.16%) Graphic Design
9 10 (0.97%) DTV
9 10 (0.97%) iPhone
10 9 (0.87%) BBC
11 7 (0.68%) Photography
11 7 (0.68%) New Media
11 7 (0.68%) Social Media
12 6 (0.58%) Semantic Web
13 5 (0.48%) iPad
13 5 (0.48%) Streaming Video
14 4 (0.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 4 (0.39%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 366 (35.43%) Linux
2 55 (5.32%) Apple iOS
3 46 (4.45%) UNIX
4 42 (4.07%) Android
5 35 (3.39%) Windows
6 32 (3.10%) CentOS
7 29 (2.81%) Ubuntu
8 15 (1.45%) Fedora
9 13 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (1.16%) Debian
11 7 (0.68%) Mac OS X
11 7 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.097%) CoreOS
12 1 (0.097%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 480 (46.47%) MVC
2 435 (42.11%) OO
3 390 (37.75%) OOP
4 285 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
5 220 (21.30%) OO PHP
6 195 (18.88%) E-Commerce
7 174 (16.84%) Web Development
8 99 (9.58%) TDD
9 71 (6.87%) Scrum
10 67 (6.49%) Software Engineering
11 56 (5.42%) Responsive Web Design
12 52 (5.03%) Digital Marketing
12 52 (5.03%) BDD
13 49 (4.74%) Time Management
14 45 (4.36%) Continuous Integration
15 43 (4.16%) Web Application Development
15 43 (4.16%) Mentoring
16 42 (4.07%) Web Design
17 41 (3.97%) Project Management
18 40 (3.87%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 1033 (100.00%) PHP
2 760 (73.57%) JavaScript
3 221 (21.39%) SQL
4 73 (7.07%) Java
5 61 (5.91%) Python
6 49 (4.74%) Ruby
7 37 (3.58%) C#
7 37 (3.58%) Perl
8 36 (3.48%) Bash Shell
9 32 (3.10%) C++
10 25 (2.42%) PHP4
11 18 (1.74%) Objective-C
12 16 (1.55%) ActionScript
13 15 (1.45%) ActionScript 3.0
14 10 (0.97%) XPath
15 6 (0.58%) Golang
16 5 (0.48%) Groovy
17 4 (0.39%) Apple Swift
18 3 (0.29%) Scala
18 3 (0.29%) VC++
Qualifications
1 168 (16.26%) Degree
2 2 (0.19%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (0.097%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (1.84%) QA
2 3 (0.29%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (0.68%) Varnish
3 4 (0.39%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.097%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (1.94%) Vagrant
2 18 (1.74%) Puppet
3 11 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.58%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.097%) Plesk
5 1 (0.097%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 345 (33.40%) Zend
2 64 (6.20%) Adobe
3 56 (5.42%) Twitter
4 48 (4.65%) Facebook
5 46 (4.45%) Google
6 24 (2.32%) Atlassian
7 22 (2.13%) Red Hat
8 20 (1.94%) Microsoft
9 18 (1.74%) PayPal
10 15 (1.45%) IBM
11 12 (1.16%) Oracle
12 11 (1.06%) SAP
13 10 (0.97%) VMware
14 9 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
15 8 (0.77%) Rackspace
16 7 (0.68%) Sage
17 3 (0.29%) Macromedia
17 3 (0.29%) Intel
18 2 (0.19%) Perforce
18 2 (0.19%) Appcelerator
Fleet, Hampshire
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Benefits, bonus, pension and healthc
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
abrs Limited
Salary: package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum plus bens and pension and gym and he
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Posted: 19 hours ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Essex
Annapurna
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
West London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £30,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
East London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £35,000 to £75,000 per annum +great bens,bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
PHP Headhunter
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum DOE
Posted: Yesterday