The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 29 47 73
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +26
Permanent jobs citing PHP 130 127 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 7.18% 5.62% 3.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.69% 14.37% 8.87%
Number of salaries quoted 125 103 71
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
PHP
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Programming Languages Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
779 884 879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 43.01% 39.15% 36.26%
Number of salaries quoted 712 720 767
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

PHP
Salary Trend in Reading

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

PHP Salary Trend in Reading

PHP
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Reading region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

PHP Salary Histogram in Reading

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, 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 Reading region with a requirement for PHP.

1 106 (60.57%) HTML
2 102 (58.29%) JavaScript
3 85 (48.57%) CSS
3 85 (48.57%) Git (software)
4 79 (45.14%) Linux
5 74 (42.29%) LAMP
6 72 (41.14%) MySQL
7 67 (38.29%) Python
8 56 (32.00%) SQL
9 54 (30.86%) jQuery
10 53 (30.29%) Bash Shell
11 52 (29.71%) Ruby
11 52 (29.71%) MVC
12 50 (28.57%) Apache
13 48 (27.43%) Agile Software Development
14 44 (25.14%) Symfony
15 41 (23.43%) OOP
16 38 (21.71%) Zend
17 37 (21.14%) C
18 36 (20.57%) Java
19 35 (20.00%) Web Services
20 33 (18.86%) OO
21 32 (18.29%) C++
21 32 (18.29%) Subversion
22 31 (17.71%) Amazon AWS
23 30 (17.14%) .NET
24 29 (16.57%) Business Intelligence
24 29 (16.57%) SaaS
24 29 (16.57%) HTML5
25 27 (15.43%) Drupal

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 50 (28.57%) Apache
2 27 (15.43%) Drupal
3 25 (14.29%) nginx
4 18 (10.29%) Apache Spark
5 11 (6.29%) Eucalyptus
6 7 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (4.00%) SharePoint
6 7 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (3.43%) CMS
7 6 (3.43%) OpenStack
8 5 (2.86%) CloudStack
8 5 (2.86%) Tomcat
9 4 (2.29%) IIS
9 4 (2.29%) JBoss
10 3 (1.71%) IBM HTTP Server
10 3 (1.71%) WebLogic
10 3 (1.71%) WordPress
11 2 (1.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 1 (0.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (7.43%) Magento
2 2 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 31 (17.71%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (16.57%) SaaS
3 6 (3.43%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (3.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (2.86%) Google Apps
4 5 (2.86%) IaaS
4 5 (2.86%) PaaS
5 1 (0.57%) Force.com
5 1 (0.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.71%) SSL
2 8 (4.57%) Firewall
2 8 (4.57%) HTTP
3 6 (3.43%) Internet
4 4 (2.29%) DNS
5 3 (1.71%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.14%) DHCP
6 2 (1.14%) FTP
6 2 (1.14%) HTTPS
6 2 (1.14%) SSH
7 1 (0.57%) Broadband
7 1 (0.57%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.57%) ISDN
7 1 (0.57%) LDAP
7 1 (0.57%) PBX
7 1 (0.57%) PSTN
7 1 (0.57%) SMTP
7 1 (0.57%) SNMP
7 1 (0.57%) VoIP
7 1 (0.57%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (41.14%) MySQL
2 26 (14.86%) SQL Server
3 18 (10.29%) Apache Cassandra
3 18 (10.29%) Hadoop
4 9 (5.14%) DTS
5 8 (4.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.29%) Big Data
6 4 (2.29%) Electronic Patient Records
6 4 (2.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.71%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.71%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.57%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.57%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 85 (48.57%) Git (software)
2 32 (18.29%) Subversion
3 16 (9.14%) JIRA
4 15 (8.57%) Jenkins
5 9 (5.14%) Ant
5 9 (5.14%) Maven
5 9 (5.14%) Sonatype Nexus
6 8 (4.57%) SonarQube
7 4 (2.29%) Rational Rhapsody
7 4 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.71%) Selenium
9 2 (1.14%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.14%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.57%) FogBugz
10 1 (0.57%) gulp
10 1 (0.57%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (5.71%) Finance
2 4 (2.29%) Legal
2 4 (2.29%) Marketing
3 3 (1.71%) Banking
4 2 (1.14%) Advertising
4 2 (1.14%) Electronics
4 2 (1.14%) French Language
4 2 (1.14%) German Language
4 2 (1.14%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.14%) Spanish Language
4 2 (1.14%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.57%) Back Office
5 1 (0.57%) Billing
5 1 (0.57%) Games
5 1 (0.57%) Law
5 1 (0.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 99 (56.57%) Developer
2 66 (37.71%) PHP Developer
3 39 (22.29%) HTML Developer
4 36 (20.57%) HTML CSS Developer
5 27 (15.43%) Python Developer
6 26 (14.86%) SQL Developer
7 24 (13.71%) Ruby Developer
8 23 (13.14%) PHP Zend Developer
9 22 (12.57%) PHP Symfony Developer
9 22 (12.57%) Symfony Developer
10 20 (11.43%) Senior Developer
11 17 (9.71%) Cloud Engineer
12 16 (9.14%) Full Stack Developer
12 16 (9.14%) Senior PHP Developer
13 15 (8.57%) DevOps Engineer
14 14 (8.00%) JavaScript Developer
14 14 (8.00%) Linux Developer
14 14 (8.00%) Senior Python Developer
15 13 (7.43%) C Developer
15 13 (7.43%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (60.57%) HTML
2 85 (48.57%) CSS
3 74 (42.29%) LAMP
4 54 (30.86%) jQuery
5 44 (25.14%) Symfony
6 35 (20.00%) Web Services
7 30 (17.14%) .NET
8 29 (16.57%) HTML5
9 26 (14.86%) Yii
10 24 (13.71%) LEMP Stack
11 20 (11.43%) CSS3
11 20 (11.43%) XML
12 17 (9.71%) Laravel
13 16 (9.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 14 (8.00%) SOAP
15 12 (6.86%) Ajax
15 12 (6.86%) JSON
16 11 (6.29%) EDI
16 11 (6.29%) Sensu
17 10 (5.71%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.86%) Data Structures
2 11 (6.29%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.43%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.43%) Enterprise Cloud
4 5 (2.86%) iPad
4 5 (2.86%) Mathematics
4 5 (2.86%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.14%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.14%) User Experience
6 1 (0.57%) Chemistry
6 1 (0.57%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.57%) Handset
6 1 (0.57%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 79 (45.14%) Linux
2 14 (8.00%) Windows
3 10 (5.71%) Unix
4 7 (4.00%) Android
4 7 (4.00%) Ubuntu
5 5 (2.86%) CentOS
5 5 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.86%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.57%) Debian
6 1 (0.57%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (29.71%) MVC
2 48 (27.43%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (23.43%) OOP
4 33 (18.86%) OO
5 29 (16.57%) Business Intelligence
6 26 (14.86%) Data Protection
6 26 (14.86%) DevOps
7 25 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
7 25 (14.29%) TDD
8 20 (11.43%) Configuration Management
9 17 (9.71%) E-Commerce
9 17 (9.71%) Front End Development
9 17 (9.71%) Software Engineering
10 16 (9.14%) OO PHP
11 15 (8.57%) SDLC
12 14 (8.00%) Responsive Web Design
13 13 (7.43%) Multithreading
13 13 (7.43%) Web Development
14 12 (6.86%) Open Source
15 11 (6.29%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 102 (58.29%) JavaScript
2 67 (38.29%) Python
3 56 (32.00%) SQL
4 53 (30.29%) Bash Shell
5 52 (29.71%) Ruby
6 37 (21.14%) C
7 36 (20.57%) Java
8 32 (18.29%) C++
9 25 (14.29%) Perl
10 24 (13.71%) C#
11 16 (9.14%) Shell Script
12 9 (5.14%) Groovy
12 9 (5.14%) VB
13 7 (4.00%) XPath
14 5 (2.86%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.57%) Apex Code
15 1 (0.57%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 16 (9.14%) Degree
2 5 (2.86%) CEH
2 5 (2.86%) CISSP
3 1 (0.57%) CCIP
3 1 (0.57%) CCNP
3 1 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.57%) QA
2 4 (2.29%) HL7
System Software
1 11 (6.29%) GlusterFS
1 11 (6.29%) Varnish
1 11 (6.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (5.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.57%) Docker
3 1 (0.57%) KVM
3 1 (0.57%) qmail
3 1 (0.57%) Squid
Systems Management
1 26 (14.86%) Puppet
2 24 (13.71%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (9.14%) Nagios
4 13 (7.43%) HAProxy
5 11 (6.29%) Cacti
5 11 (6.29%) Ganglia
5 11 (6.29%) OpenView
5 11 (6.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 6 (3.43%) ZABBIX
7 3 (1.71%) Ansible
8 1 (0.57%) logstash
8 1 (0.57%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 38 (21.71%) Zend
2 14 (8.00%) VMware
3 11 (6.29%) BMC
3 11 (6.29%) Splunk
4 9 (5.14%) Oracle
5 8 (4.57%) Coverity
5 8 (4.57%) Microsoft
6 6 (3.43%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (2.86%) Google
8 4 (2.29%) ServiceNow
9 3 (1.71%) Cisco
10 2 (1.14%) Adobe
10 2 (1.14%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.14%) SAP
11 1 (0.57%) BroadSoft
11 1 (0.57%) Facebook
11 1 (0.57%) Huawei
11 1 (0.57%) Juniper
11 1 (0.57%) Polycom
11 1 (0.57%) Red Hat
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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PRUDENTIAL
Posted: 11 days ago
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Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago