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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 25 41 56
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +15
Permanent jobs citing PHP 144 133 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 8.00% 5.87% 4.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.46% 14.76% 10.96%
Number of salaries quoted 138 102 83
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 £27,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
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
780 901 876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 43.31% 39.76% 37.42%
Number of salaries quoted 719 730 738
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 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 July 2016.

PHP Salary Histogram in Reading

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 117 (59.09%) HTML
2 111 (56.06%) JavaScript
3 108 (54.55%) Git (software)
4 95 (47.98%) CSS
4 95 (47.98%) Linux
5 89 (44.95%) LAMP
6 86 (43.43%) MySQL
7 76 (38.38%) Python
8 69 (34.85%) Bash Shell
9 61 (30.81%) SQL
10 60 (30.30%) MVC
11 57 (28.79%) Ruby
12 56 (28.28%) jQuery
12 56 (28.28%) Apache
13 55 (27.78%) Symfony
13 55 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
14 54 (27.27%) OOP
15 46 (23.23%) Zend
16 45 (22.73%) C
17 42 (21.21%) OO
18 38 (19.19%) Subversion
19 36 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
19 36 (18.18%) Web Services
19 36 (18.18%) C++
20 35 (17.68%) Data Protection
20 35 (17.68%) Puppet
21 34 (17.17%) Yii
21 34 (17.17%) Disaster Recovery
22 33 (16.67%) Drupal
22 33 (16.67%) Opscode Chef

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 56 (28.28%) Apache
2 33 (16.67%) Drupal
3 30 (15.15%) nginx
4 20 (10.10%) Apache Spark
5 14 (7.07%) Eucalyptus
6 6 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (3.03%) OpenStack
6 6 (3.03%) SharePoint
6 6 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (2.53%) CloudStack
8 4 (2.02%) CMS
8 4 (2.02%) JBoss
8 4 (2.02%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.52%) IBM HTTP Server
9 3 (1.52%) IIS
9 3 (1.52%) WebLogic
9 3 (1.52%) WordPress
10 2 (1.01%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (9.09%) Magento
2 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 36 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (15.15%) SaaS
3 9 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (2.53%) Google Apps
5 5 (2.53%) IaaS
5 5 (2.53%) PaaS
6 1 (0.51%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 19 (9.60%) SSL
2 9 (4.55%) HTTP
3 8 (4.04%) Firewall
4 6 (3.03%) Internet
5 5 (2.53%) SSH
6 4 (2.02%) DNS
6 4 (2.02%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.01%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (1.01%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (1.01%) FTP
7 2 (1.01%) HSRP
7 2 (1.01%) HTTPS
7 2 (1.01%) ICMP
7 2 (1.01%) Junos
7 2 (1.01%) MPLS
7 2 (1.01%) SNMP
7 2 (1.01%) Telnet
7 2 (1.01%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.51%) Intelligent Network
8 1 (0.51%) Softswitch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (43.43%) MySQL
2 23 (11.62%) SQL Server
3 20 (10.10%) Apache Cassandra
3 20 (10.10%) Hadoop
4 8 (4.04%) DTS
5 7 (3.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.02%) Big Data
6 4 (2.02%) Data Mining
6 4 (2.02%) Electronic Patient Records
7 3 (1.52%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.52%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.51%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 108 (54.55%) Git (software)
2 38 (19.19%) Subversion
3 20 (10.10%) JIRA
4 19 (9.60%) Jenkins
5 12 (6.06%) Ant
5 12 (6.06%) Maven
5 12 (6.06%) Sonatype Nexus
6 11 (5.56%) SonarQube
7 5 (2.53%) Selenium
8 4 (2.02%) Rational Rhapsody
9 2 (1.01%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.01%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.51%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.51%) gulp
10 1 (0.51%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (3.54%) Finance
2 3 (1.52%) Marketing
3 2 (1.01%) Advertising
3 2 (1.01%) Banking
3 2 (1.01%) French Language
3 2 (1.01%) German Language
3 2 (1.01%) Legal
3 2 (1.01%) Spanish Language
3 2 (1.01%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.51%) Back Office
4 1 (0.51%) Billing
4 1 (0.51%) Electronics
4 1 (0.51%) Games
4 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.51%) Retail
Job Titles
1 110 (55.56%) Developer
2 82 (41.41%) PHP Developer
3 47 (23.74%) HTML Developer
4 44 (22.22%) HTML CSS Developer
5 32 (16.16%) Python Developer
6 30 (15.15%) PHP Zend Developer
6 30 (15.15%) Ruby Developer
6 30 (15.15%) SQL Developer
7 28 (14.14%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 28 (14.14%) Symfony Developer
8 23 (11.62%) Cloud Engineer
9 22 (11.11%) Senior Developer
10 21 (10.61%) DevOps Engineer
11 19 (9.60%) Full Stack Developer
11 19 (9.60%) Senior PHP Developer
12 17 (8.59%) Senior Python Developer
13 16 (8.08%) JavaScript Developer
14 15 (7.58%) C Developer
14 15 (7.58%) Linux Developer
14 15 (7.58%) OO PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (59.09%) HTML
2 95 (47.98%) CSS
3 89 (44.95%) LAMP
4 56 (28.28%) jQuery
5 55 (27.78%) Symfony
6 36 (18.18%) Web Services
7 34 (17.17%) Yii
8 29 (14.65%) HTML5
8 29 (14.65%) LEMP Stack
9 22 (11.11%) .NET
9 22 (11.11%) CSS3
10 21 (10.61%) Laravel
11 18 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 14 (7.07%) JSON
12 14 (7.07%) Sensu
12 14 (7.07%) XML
13 10 (5.05%) EDI
13 10 (5.05%) SOAP
14 8 (4.04%) Ajax
15 7 (3.54%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.08%) Data Structures
2 10 (5.05%) Computer Science
3 9 (4.55%) Enterprise Cloud
4 5 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.53%) iPad
4 5 (2.53%) Mathematics
4 5 (2.53%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.02%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.01%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.51%) Chemistry
7 1 (0.51%) Handset
7 1 (0.51%) Physics
7 1 (0.51%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 95 (47.98%) Linux
2 14 (7.07%) Unix
3 11 (5.56%) Windows
4 10 (5.05%) Ubuntu
5 7 (3.54%) Android
6 5 (2.53%) CentOS
6 5 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (2.53%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.51%) Debian
7 1 (0.51%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.51%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (30.30%) MVC
2 55 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (27.27%) OOP
4 42 (21.21%) OO
5 35 (17.68%) Data Protection
6 34 (17.17%) Disaster Recovery
7 32 (16.16%) Business Intelligence
7 32 (16.16%) DevOps
7 32 (16.16%) TDD
8 29 (14.65%) Configuration Management
9 22 (11.11%) E-Commerce
10 18 (9.09%) OO PHP
11 17 (8.59%) Front End Development
12 16 (8.08%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (8.08%) Responsive Web Design
12 16 (8.08%) Software Engineering
13 15 (7.58%) Multithreading
14 14 (7.07%) Open Source
15 13 (6.57%) Business Continuity
16 12 (6.06%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 111 (56.06%) JavaScript
2 76 (38.38%) Python
3 69 (34.85%) Bash Shell
4 61 (30.81%) SQL
5 57 (28.79%) Ruby
6 45 (22.73%) C
7 36 (18.18%) C++
8 32 (16.16%) Java
9 30 (15.15%) Perl
10 23 (11.62%) C#
11 19 (9.60%) Shell Script
12 12 (6.06%) Groovy
13 8 (4.04%) VB
14 6 (3.03%) XPath
15 3 (1.52%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.51%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 17 (8.59%) Degree
2 5 (2.53%) CEH
2 5 (2.53%) CISSP
3 2 (1.01%) CCIP
3 2 (1.01%) CCNP
3 2 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.57%) QA
2 4 (2.02%) HL7
System Software
1 14 (7.07%) GlusterFS
1 14 (7.07%) Varnish
1 14 (7.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (6.06%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.02%) KVM
4 1 (0.51%) qmail
4 1 (0.51%) Squid
Systems Management
1 35 (17.68%) Puppet
2 33 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (9.60%) Nagios
4 15 (7.58%) HAProxy
5 14 (7.07%) Cacti
5 14 (7.07%) Ganglia
5 14 (7.07%) OpenView
5 14 (7.07%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 9 (4.55%) ZABBIX
7 4 (2.02%) Oracle ZFS
8 3 (1.52%) Ansible
9 1 (0.51%) logstash
Vendors
1 46 (23.23%) Zend
2 16 (8.08%) VMware
3 14 (7.07%) BMC
3 14 (7.07%) Splunk
4 12 (6.06%) Oracle
5 11 (5.56%) Coverity
6 8 (4.04%) Microsoft
7 7 (3.54%) Cisco
8 5 (2.53%) Google
8 5 (2.53%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (2.02%) ServiceNow
10 2 (1.01%) Adobe
10 2 (1.01%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.01%) Juniper
11 1 (0.51%) BroadSoft
11 1 (0.51%) Facebook
11 1 (0.51%) Huawei
11 1 (0.51%) Polycom
11 1 (0.51%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.51%) SAP
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Axica Recruitment
Salary: Competitive salary DOE + Benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Zoopla Property Group Plc
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago