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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP 5
Rank 479 373 311
Rank change year-on-year
-106 -62
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 469 757 864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.46% 0.71% 0.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.89% 1.38% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 400 649 802
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
52701 54876 52652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.55% 51.22% 52.95%
Number of salaries quoted 45466 46455 45635
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -86 167 £45,000 -5.26% 19
South East -36 134 £40,000 +17.64% 11
Yorkshire +24 41 £30,000 -14.28% 9
West Midlands -31 37 £30,000 - 5
East Midlands +9 31 £33,750 +18.42% 9
South West -71 22 £34,000 -1.44% 4
North West -16 21 £35,000 +14.75% 16
East of England -37 10 £24,000 -31.42%
North East -2 6 £29,500 -0.84% 4
PHP5
UK

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 948 (100.00%) PHP
2 757 (79.85%) MySQL
3 684 (72.15%) HTML
4 675 (71.20%) JavaScript
4 675 (71.20%) CSS
5 486 (51.27%) jQuery
6 375 (39.56%) MVC
7 361 (38.08%) Git (software)
8 358 (37.76%) OO
9 349 (36.81%) Linux
10 339 (35.76%) OOP
11 302 (31.86%) HTML5
12 264 (27.85%) Symfony
12 264 (27.85%) Zend
13 226 (23.84%) Agile Software Development
14 222 (23.42%) CSS3
15 219 (23.10%) LAMP
16 188 (19.83%) SQL
17 183 (19.30%) Laravel
18 167 (17.62%) Apache
19 163 (17.19%) Web Development
20 151 (15.93%) OO PHP
21 143 (15.08%) E-Commerce
22 140 (14.77%) XML
23 137 (14.45%) Ajax
24 134 (14.14%) Subversion
25 131 (13.82%) TDD
26 124 (13.08%) AngularJS
27 114 (12.03%) Degree
28 107 (11.29%) XHTML

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 167 (17.62%) Apache
2 90 (9.49%) CMS
3 83 (8.76%) WordPress
4 74 (7.81%) Drupal
5 59 (6.22%) Node.js
6 48 (5.06%) nginx
7 23 (2.43%) Elasticsearch
8 18 (1.90%) Apache Solr
9 15 (1.58%) Confluence
10 14 (1.48%) Joomla!
11 7 (0.74%) Umbraco
11 7 (0.74%) IIS
11 7 (0.74%) ExpressionEngine
12 3 (0.32%) Moodle
12 3 (0.32%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.11%) ColdFusion
13 1 (0.11%) lighttpd
Applications
1 45 (4.75%) Photoshop
2 25 (2.64%) Adobe Illustrator
3 17 (1.79%) MS Excel
4 6 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 92 (9.70%) Magento
2 7 (0.74%) Shopify
3 5 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.21%) SAP SRM
5 1 (0.11%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 67 (7.07%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (2.11%) Amazon EC2
3 17 (1.79%) Google Compute Engine
3 17 (1.79%) Google Cloud Platform
4 15 (1.58%) SaaS
5 14 (1.48%) GitHub
6 9 (0.95%) Trello
7 5 (0.53%) Google Analytics
7 5 (0.53%) Amazon S3
7 5 (0.53%) Rackspace Cloud
7 5 (0.53%) Google Apps
8 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (0.21%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.21%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.11%) Route 53
9 1 (0.11%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.11%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 42 (4.43%) DNS
2 35 (3.69%) Internet
3 15 (1.58%) HTTP
4 13 (1.37%) SSH
5 10 (1.05%) TCP/IP
6 9 (0.95%) SMTP
6 9 (0.95%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (0.84%) Firewall
8 6 (0.63%) Asterisk PBX
9 4 (0.42%) PuTTY
9 4 (0.42%) HTTPS
9 4 (0.42%) VPN
10 1 (0.11%) VoIP
10 1 (0.11%) Wireless
10 1 (0.11%) VLAN
10 1 (0.11%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 757 (79.85%) MySQL
2 61 (6.43%) SQL Server
3 55 (5.80%) MongoDB
3 55 (5.80%) Relational Database
4 47 (4.96%) NoSQL
5 44 (4.64%) Redis
6 38 (4.01%) PostgreSQL
7 26 (2.74%) Apache Cassandra
8 23 (2.43%) RDBMS
9 10 (1.05%) SQLite
10 6 (0.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 4 (0.42%) MS Access
11 4 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (0.42%) Big Data
12 3 (0.32%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (0.21%) Amazon RDS
14 1 (0.11%) Hadoop
14 1 (0.11%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 361 (38.08%) Git (software)
2 134 (14.14%) Subversion
3 68 (7.17%) PHPUnit
4 46 (4.85%) JIRA
5 38 (4.01%) Grunt
6 25 (2.64%) Jenkins
7 24 (2.53%) Selenium
8 23 (2.43%) gulp
9 20 (2.11%) Behat
10 18 (1.90%) Bitbucket
11 13 (1.37%) Bower
12 11 (1.16%) Mercurial
13 9 (0.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 7 (0.74%) TortoiseSVN
14 7 (0.74%) JUnit
14 7 (0.74%) Visual Studio
14 7 (0.74%) Trac
15 6 (0.63%) NetBeans
15 6 (0.63%) PhpStorm
16 5 (0.53%) Liquibase
General
1 102 (10.76%) Finance
2 90 (9.49%) Marketing
3 54 (5.70%) Retail
4 27 (2.85%) Games
5 25 (2.64%) Telecoms
6 24 (2.53%) Advertising
7 17 (1.79%) Law
8 16 (1.69%) Publishing
9 14 (1.48%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.53%) Music Industry
10 5 (0.53%) Multimedia
10 5 (0.53%) Electronics
11 4 (0.42%) Banking
12 3 (0.32%) Back Office
12 3 (0.32%) Legal
13 2 (0.21%) Billing
14 1 (0.11%) Automotive
14 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 879 (92.72%) Developer
2 665 (70.15%) PHP Developer
3 216 (22.78%) Web Developer
4 181 (19.09%) Senior Developer
5 127 (13.40%) Senior PHP Developer
6 119 (12.55%) PHP Web Developer
7 101 (10.65%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 53 (5.59%) PHP Symfony Developer
9 46 (4.85%) Junior
9 46 (4.85%) Junior Developer
10 43 (4.54%) PHP LAMP Developer
11 34 (3.59%) Junior PHP Developer
12 29 (3.06%) Programmer
13 28 (2.95%) PHP Programmer
14 26 (2.74%) Senior Web Developer
14 26 (2.74%) Front-End Developer
15 25 (2.64%) Lead Developer
16 24 (2.53%) Drupal Developer
17 20 (2.11%) Software Engineer
18 19 (2.00%) PHP Zend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 684 (72.15%) HTML
2 675 (71.20%) CSS
3 486 (51.27%) jQuery
4 302 (31.86%) HTML5
5 264 (27.85%) Symfony
6 222 (23.42%) CSS3
7 219 (23.10%) LAMP
8 183 (19.30%) Laravel
9 140 (14.77%) XML
10 137 (14.45%) Ajax
11 124 (13.08%) AngularJS
12 107 (11.29%) XHTML
13 103 (10.86%) Zend Framework
14 98 (10.34%) Web Services
15 84 (8.86%) REST
16 68 (7.17%) Sass
17 67 (7.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 66 (6.96%) JSON
19 64 (6.75%) RESTful
20 55 (5.80%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 89 (9.39%) User Experience
2 73 (7.70%) Computer Science
3 64 (6.75%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (2.85%) Mobile App
5 21 (2.22%) W3C
6 19 (2.00%) iPad
7 16 (1.69%) Mathematics
8 14 (1.48%) Social Media
9 13 (1.37%) iPhone
9 13 (1.37%) Physics
10 12 (1.27%) Statistics
11 11 (1.16%) Data Integration
11 11 (1.16%) Data Centre
12 10 (1.05%) Social Gaming
12 10 (1.05%) Digital Media
12 10 (1.05%) Client/Server
13 5 (0.53%) DTV
14 4 (0.42%) E-Learning
14 4 (0.42%) Algorithms
15 3 (0.32%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 349 (36.81%) Linux
2 50 (5.27%) Apple iOS
3 43 (4.54%) Android
4 25 (2.64%) Windows
5 23 (2.43%) UNIX
6 21 (2.22%) Debian
7 15 (1.58%) Ubuntu
8 14 (1.48%) CentOS
9 4 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
10 3 (0.32%) Fedora
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.11%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 375 (39.56%) MVC
2 358 (37.76%) OO
3 339 (35.76%) OOP
4 226 (23.84%) Agile Software Development
5 163 (17.19%) Web Development
6 151 (15.93%) OO PHP
7 143 (15.08%) E-Commerce
8 131 (13.82%) TDD
9 86 (9.07%) Software Engineering
10 69 (7.28%) Responsive Web Design
11 67 (7.07%) Unit Testing
12 62 (6.54%) Scrum
13 59 (6.22%) Web Application Development
14 53 (5.59%) SEO
15 46 (4.85%) Open Source
15 46 (4.85%) BDD
16 45 (4.75%) Web Design
17 43 (4.54%) Mentoring
18 40 (4.22%) Time Management
19 30 (3.16%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 948 (100.00%) PHP
2 675 (71.20%) JavaScript
3 188 (19.83%) SQL
4 63 (6.65%) Java
5 44 (4.64%) Python
6 28 (2.95%) Ruby
7 25 (2.64%) Perl
8 19 (2.00%) C++
9 17 (1.79%) C
9 17 (1.79%) C#
10 15 (1.58%) Bash Shell
11 12 (1.27%) Apple Swift
12 8 (0.84%) Objective-C
13 7 (0.74%) PHP4
14 6 (0.63%) Go
14 6 (0.63%) Shell Script
15 5 (0.53%) VB.NET
15 5 (0.53%) ActionScript
15 5 (0.53%) ActionScript 3.0
16 4 (0.42%) XPath
Qualifications
1 114 (12.03%) Degree
2 2 (0.21%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.11%) MySQL Certification
3 1 (0.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.11%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (2.85%) QA
System Software
1 13 (1.37%) Varnish
2 6 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.42%) KVM
4 3 (0.32%) Docker
5 2 (0.21%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.21%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.11%) NFS
6 1 (0.11%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 17 (1.79%) Puppet
2 16 (1.69%) Vagrant
3 12 (1.27%) Capistrano
4 10 (1.05%) Nagios
4 10 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.11%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.11%) Ansible
Vendors
1 264 (27.85%) Zend
2 70 (7.38%) Google
3 37 (3.90%) Facebook
4 35 (3.69%) Twitter
5 29 (3.06%) Adobe
6 15 (1.58%) Microsoft
7 13 (1.37%) Atlassian
8 11 (1.16%) Oracle
8 11 (1.16%) Perforce
9 10 (1.05%) SAP
10 9 (0.95%) PayPal
11 8 (0.84%) Red Hat
11 8 (0.84%) Rackspace
12 7 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
13 6 (0.63%) VMware
14 5 (0.53%) New Relic
14 5 (0.53%) Apple
15 4 (0.42%) Sitecore
16 3 (0.32%) Eloqua
17 2 (0.21%) HubSpot
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Bonus & Other Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, great socials!
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Search Consultancy
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Selby, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ISL
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £35000 per annum + bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
GO Partnership Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago