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

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP 5
Rank 478 373 311
Rank change year-on-year
-105 -62
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 454 773 882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.44% 0.70% 0.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.86% 1.35% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 387 678 815
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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
53083 57052 54327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.51% 51.68% 52.78%
Number of salaries quoted 45690 48763 46993
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,650
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 5 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 5 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 -82 178 £48,500 +7.77% 25
South East -48 120 £37,500 +10.29% 20
Yorkshire +10 39 £27,500 -21.42% 9
West Midlands -43 30 £30,000 - 6
South West -73 26 £35,000 -0.70% 5
East Midlands +13 25 £35,000 +22.80% 5
North West -28 18 £30,000 -4.76% 11
East of England -20 14 £24,000 -40.00% 5
North East -8 5 £29,500 +34.09% 1
PHP5
UK

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 906 (100.00%) PHP
2 720 (79.47%) MySQL
3 649 (71.63%) HTML
4 640 (70.64%) JavaScript
5 637 (70.31%) CSS
6 447 (49.34%) jQuery
7 356 (39.29%) MVC
8 346 (38.19%) OO
9 343 (37.86%) Git (software)
10 327 (36.09%) Linux
11 314 (34.66%) OOP
12 290 (32.01%) HTML5
13 259 (28.59%) Zend
14 254 (28.04%) Symfony
15 220 (24.28%) LAMP
16 204 (22.52%) Agile Software Development
17 185 (20.42%) CSS3
18 175 (19.32%) Laravel
19 169 (18.65%) SQL
20 163 (17.99%) Apache
20 163 (17.99%) Web Development
21 153 (16.89%) OO PHP
22 145 (16.00%) E-Commerce
23 139 (15.34%) XML
24 134 (14.79%) Ajax
25 130 (14.35%) Subversion
26 118 (13.02%) Degree
27 112 (12.36%) AngularJS
28 110 (12.14%) TDD
29 99 (10.93%) Zend Framework

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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
1 163 (17.99%) Apache
2 79 (8.72%) CMS
3 69 (7.62%) WordPress
4 66 (7.28%) Drupal
5 51 (5.63%) Node.js
6 46 (5.08%) nginx
7 27 (2.98%) Elasticsearch
8 17 (1.88%) Confluence
9 15 (1.66%) Apache Solr
9 15 (1.66%) Joomla!
10 5 (0.55%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.55%) IIS
11 3 (0.33%) Moodle
11 3 (0.33%) ExpressionEngine
12 2 (0.22%) lighttpd
12 2 (0.22%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.11%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 44 (4.86%) Photoshop
2 27 (2.98%) Adobe Illustrator
3 14 (1.55%) MS Excel
4 10 (1.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.11%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 87 (9.60%) Magento
2 7 (0.77%) Shopify
3 6 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.22%) SAP SRM
5 1 (0.11%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 65 (7.17%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (2.32%) Amazon EC2
3 17 (1.88%) GitHub
4 15 (1.66%) SaaS
5 13 (1.43%) Google Compute Engine
5 13 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
6 9 (0.99%) Trello
7 6 (0.66%) Amazon S3
8 5 (0.55%) Google Analytics
8 5 (0.55%) Rackspace Cloud
9 2 (0.22%) Google Apps
9 2 (0.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
10 1 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.11%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.11%) Sage Pay
10 1 (0.11%) Route 53
10 1 (0.11%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 38 (4.19%) DNS
1 38 (4.19%) Internet
2 16 (1.77%) HTTP
3 10 (1.10%) TCP/IP
3 10 (1.10%) SSH
4 9 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
4 9 (0.99%) SMTP
5 8 (0.88%) Firewall
6 6 (0.66%) Asterisk PBX
7 4 (0.44%) HTTPS
7 4 (0.44%) VPN
8 1 (0.11%) VoIP
8 1 (0.11%) PuTTY
8 1 (0.11%) Wireless
8 1 (0.11%) VLAN
8 1 (0.11%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 720 (79.47%) MySQL
2 54 (5.96%) SQL Server
3 50 (5.52%) MongoDB
3 50 (5.52%) Relational Database
4 39 (4.30%) Redis
5 37 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
6 36 (3.97%) NoSQL
7 22 (2.43%) Apache Cassandra
8 19 (2.10%) RDBMS
9 9 (0.99%) SQLite
10 5 (0.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 4 (0.44%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (0.44%) MS Access
11 4 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (0.44%) Big Data
12 3 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.33%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (0.22%) Hazelcast
14 1 (0.11%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 343 (37.86%) Git (software)
2 130 (14.35%) Subversion
3 63 (6.95%) PHPUnit
4 38 (4.19%) JIRA
5 35 (3.86%) Grunt
6 22 (2.43%) gulp
7 21 (2.32%) Behat
7 21 (2.32%) Selenium
8 20 (2.21%) Jenkins
9 19 (2.10%) Bitbucket
10 11 (1.21%) Trac
10 11 (1.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 11 (1.21%) Bower
11 9 (0.99%) PhpStorm
11 9 (0.99%) Mercurial
11 9 (0.99%) PEAR
12 7 (0.77%) Bugzilla
13 6 (0.66%) NetBeans
13 6 (0.66%) Liquibase
14 5 (0.55%) Eclipse
General
1 97 (10.71%) Finance
2 96 (10.60%) Marketing
3 47 (5.19%) Retail
4 26 (2.87%) Games
5 23 (2.54%) Telecoms
6 21 (2.32%) Advertising
7 16 (1.77%) Publishing
8 15 (1.66%) Law
9 11 (1.21%) Manufacturing
9 11 (1.21%) Multimedia
10 6 (0.66%) Electronics
11 5 (0.55%) Music Industry
11 5 (0.55%) Banking
12 2 (0.22%) Back Office
12 2 (0.22%) Automotive
13 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 840 (92.72%) Developer
2 645 (71.19%) PHP Developer
3 195 (21.52%) Web Developer
4 182 (20.09%) Senior Developer
5 131 (14.46%) Senior PHP Developer
6 105 (11.59%) PHP Web Developer
7 104 (11.48%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 56 (6.18%) PHP Symfony Developer
9 48 (5.30%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 43 (4.75%) Junior
10 43 (4.75%) Junior Developer
11 36 (3.97%) Junior PHP Developer
12 35 (3.86%) Front-End Developer
13 28 (3.09%) Programmer
14 27 (2.98%) PHP Programmer
15 26 (2.87%) Senior Web Developer
16 21 (2.32%) Front-End Web Developer
17 20 (2.21%) Software Engineer
18 19 (2.10%) Drupal Developer
19 18 (1.99%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 649 (71.63%) HTML
2 637 (70.31%) CSS
3 447 (49.34%) jQuery
4 290 (32.01%) HTML5
5 254 (28.04%) Symfony
6 220 (24.28%) LAMP
7 185 (20.42%) CSS3
8 175 (19.32%) Laravel
9 139 (15.34%) XML
10 134 (14.79%) Ajax
11 112 (12.36%) AngularJS
12 99 (10.93%) Zend Framework
13 94 (10.38%) XHTML
14 86 (9.49%) Web Services
15 78 (8.61%) REST
16 73 (8.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 70 (7.73%) JSON
18 64 (7.06%) Sass
19 59 (6.51%) CodeIgniter
20 58 (6.40%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 87 (9.60%) User Experience
2 66 (7.28%) Analytical Skills
3 65 (7.17%) Computer Science
4 20 (2.21%) Mobile App
5 16 (1.77%) iPad
5 16 (1.77%) W3C
6 14 (1.55%) Mathematics
7 13 (1.43%) Data Centre
8 12 (1.32%) Statistics
8 12 (1.32%) Physics
9 11 (1.21%) Data Integration
10 10 (1.10%) iPhone
10 10 (1.10%) Client/Server
10 10 (1.10%) Social Gaming
11 9 (0.99%) Digital Media
12 8 (0.88%) Social Media
13 6 (0.66%) DTV
14 4 (0.44%) Algorithms
15 3 (0.33%) BBC
15 3 (0.33%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 327 (36.09%) Linux
2 52 (5.74%) Apple iOS
3 44 (4.86%) Android
4 23 (2.54%) Windows
5 22 (2.43%) UNIX
6 19 (2.10%) Ubuntu
7 16 (1.77%) Debian
7 16 (1.77%) CentOS
8 5 (0.55%) Fedora
9 4 (0.44%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.11%) CoreOS
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 356 (39.29%) MVC
2 346 (38.19%) OO
3 314 (34.66%) OOP
4 204 (22.52%) Agile Software Development
5 163 (17.99%) Web Development
6 153 (16.89%) OO PHP
7 145 (16.00%) E-Commerce
8 110 (12.14%) TDD
9 78 (8.61%) Software Engineering
10 65 (7.17%) Responsive Web Design
11 61 (6.73%) Scrum
12 56 (6.18%) Unit Testing
12 56 (6.18%) Web Application Development
13 54 (5.96%) SEO
14 44 (4.86%) Web Design
15 43 (4.75%) BDD
16 42 (4.64%) Time Management
17 41 (4.53%) Mentoring
18 36 (3.97%) Open Source
19 35 (3.86%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 906 (100.00%) PHP
2 640 (70.64%) JavaScript
3 169 (18.65%) SQL
4 62 (6.84%) Java
5 39 (4.30%) Python
6 30 (3.31%) Ruby
7 25 (2.76%) Perl
8 19 (2.10%) C++
9 17 (1.88%) C#
9 17 (1.88%) Bash Shell
10 16 (1.77%) C
11 12 (1.32%) Apple Swift
12 9 (0.99%) Objective-C
13 7 (0.77%) PHP4
14 6 (0.66%) ActionScript 3.0
14 6 (0.66%) Go
14 6 (0.66%) Shell Script
14 6 (0.66%) VB.NET
14 6 (0.66%) ActionScript
15 4 (0.44%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 118 (13.02%) Degree
2 2 (0.22%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.11%) MySQL Certification
3 1 (0.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.11%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (2.76%) QA
System Software
1 10 (1.10%) Varnish
2 8 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.44%) KVM
4 2 (0.22%) Docker
4 2 (0.22%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.22%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.11%) NFS
5 1 (0.11%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 17 (1.88%) Puppet
2 13 (1.43%) Vagrant
3 12 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (1.32%) Capistrano
4 10 (1.10%) Nagios
5 1 (0.11%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 259 (28.59%) Zend
2 62 (6.84%) Google
3 38 (4.19%) Facebook
4 36 (3.97%) Twitter
5 28 (3.09%) Adobe
6 16 (1.77%) Microsoft
7 15 (1.66%) Atlassian
8 11 (1.21%) Perforce
8 11 (1.21%) SAP
9 10 (1.10%) Rackspace
10 9 (0.99%) Red Hat
10 9 (0.99%) PayPal
11 8 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
11 8 (0.88%) Oracle
11 8 (0.88%) VMware
12 4 (0.44%) New Relic
13 3 (0.33%) Eloqua
14 2 (0.22%) Appcelerator
14 2 (0.22%) Sitecore
14 2 (0.22%) HubSpot
City, London
First Point
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 52 minutes ago
South West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 plus benefits
Posted: 58 minutes ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits see list
Posted: 1 hour ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 20 hours ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 40000 plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Plymouth, Devon
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,500 per annum plus large range of benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £27000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Christchurch, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 35,000
Posted: Yesterday