The first table below looks at the demand for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 41 30 41
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +11
Permanent jobs citing PHP 1214 1492 1201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.34% 6.67% 5.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.99% 13.49% 10.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1045 1368 1072
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Programming Languages Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
11045 11058 11701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.58% 49.47% 50.18%
Number of salaries quoted 9570 9743 10433
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
PHP
England

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

PHP
Salary Trend in the South East

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

PHP Salary Trend in the South East

PHP
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the South East region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in the South East

PHP
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the South East region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014. 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
Hampshire -4 309 £30,000 -7.69% 28
Berkshire -17 208 £37,500 -6.25% 28
Surrey -45 169 £35,000 -2.09% 26
Buckinghamshire +13 154 £34,000 +6.25% 23
Oxfordshire +1 143 £37,500 +7.14% 27
East Sussex -24 106 £32,000 -5.88% 6
West Sussex +10 67 £35,000 -4.10% 10
Kent -30 41 £30,000 -7.69% 11
Middlesex +9 23 £22,500 -37.93% 4
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing PHP 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 PHP.

1 1660 (64.72%) HTML
2 1640 (63.94%) JavaScript
3 1564 (60.97%) CSS
4 1391 (54.23%) MySQL
5 1042 (40.62%) jQuery
6 871 (33.96%) Linux
7 658 (25.65%) MVC
8 646 (25.19%) HTML5
9 637 (24.83%) OO
10 631 (24.60%) SQL
11 535 (20.86%) Apache
12 532 (20.74%) LAMP
13 531 (20.70%) Java
14 518 (20.19%) CSS3
15 463 (18.05%) .NET
16 457 (17.82%) Git (software)
17 397 (15.48%) PHP5
18 382 (14.89%) Web Development
19 365 (14.23%) XML
20 348 (13.57%) OOP
21 347 (13.53%) Marketing
22 345 (13.45%) E-Commerce
23 344 (13.41%) C#
24 324 (12.63%) Python
25 311 (12.12%) Ajax
26 308 (12.01%) Agile Software Development
27 307 (11.97%) Degree
28 293 (11.42%) CMS
29 286 (11.15%) WordPress
30 283 (11.03%) SQL Server

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing PHP 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 PHP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 535 (20.86%) Apache
2 293 (11.42%) CMS
3 286 (11.15%) WordPress
4 281 (10.96%) Drupal
5 131 (5.11%) IIS
6 126 (4.91%) Node.js
7 87 (3.39%) Joomla!
8 61 (2.38%) Tomcat
9 57 (2.22%) SharePoint
10 56 (2.18%) nginx
11 27 (1.05%) ColdFusion
12 26 (1.01%) ExpressionEngine
13 24 (0.94%) Apache Solr
13 24 (0.94%) Moodle
13 24 (0.94%) WebSphere
14 20 (0.78%) WebLogic
15 18 (0.70%) Alfresco
16 15 (0.58%) WebSphere Application Server
17 14 (0.55%) MS Exchange
17 14 (0.55%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 175 (6.82%) Photoshop
2 89 (3.47%) MS Excel
3 63 (2.46%) Adobe Illustrator
4 26 (1.01%) Fireworks
5 25 (0.97%) MS Office
6 8 (0.31%) 3ds Max
6 8 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
7 7 (0.27%) Mingle
8 6 (0.23%) Maya
9 4 (0.16%) InDesign
10 3 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
10 3 (0.12%) MS Visio
11 2 (0.078%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.039%) QuarkXPress
12 1 (0.039%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 128 (4.99%) Magento
2 50 (1.95%) Google Analytics
3 30 (1.17%) Oracle CRM
4 14 (0.55%) WebTrends
5 7 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.12%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 3 (0.12%) Sage 200
8 2 (0.078%) nopCommerce
8 2 (0.078%) Visualfiles
9 1 (0.039%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.039%) Maximo
9 1 (0.039%) Oracle Receivables
9 1 (0.039%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 100 (3.90%) SaaS
2 66 (2.57%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
4 25 (0.97%) PaaS
5 12 (0.47%) GitHub
6 9 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (0.27%) IaaS
7 7 (0.27%) Amazon ELB
7 7 (0.27%) Route 53
8 5 (0.19%) Office 365
8 5 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.16%) Heroku
9 4 (0.16%) Rackspace Cloud
10 3 (0.12%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.078%) Google App Engine
11 2 (0.078%) Google Apps
11 2 (0.078%) MailChimp
12 1 (0.039%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 89 (3.47%) Internet
2 78 (3.04%) Firewall
2 78 (3.04%) DNS
3 56 (2.18%) Intranet
4 46 (1.79%) HTTP
5 43 (1.68%) TCP/IP
6 40 (1.56%) VPN
7 30 (1.17%) FTP
8 23 (0.90%) VoIP
9 17 (0.66%) DHCP
10 15 (0.58%) VLAN
11 14 (0.55%) tcpdump
12 9 (0.35%) Network Security
13 8 (0.31%) LDAP
13 8 (0.31%) Broadband
13 8 (0.31%) SNMP
13 8 (0.31%) SSH
14 6 (0.23%) DSL
14 6 (0.23%) ADSL
14 6 (0.23%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1391 (54.23%) MySQL
2 283 (11.03%) SQL Server
3 128 (4.99%) Relational Database
4 100 (3.90%) NoSQL
5 68 (2.65%) MongoDB
6 67 (2.61%) Big Data
7 61 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
8 55 (2.14%) SQL Server 2005
9 35 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
10 30 (1.17%) RDBMS
11 28 (1.09%) Redis
12 14 (0.55%) Hadoop
13 13 (0.51%) MS Access
13 13 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 10 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
15 9 (0.35%) Amazon RDS
15 9 (0.35%) Oracle Database
15 9 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
16 8 (0.31%) Crystal Reports
16 8 (0.31%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 457 (17.82%) Git (software)
2 270 (10.53%) Subversion
3 76 (2.96%) Selenium
4 66 (2.57%) JIRA
4 66 (2.57%) PHPUnit
5 54 (2.11%) Jenkins
6 51 (1.99%) Dreamweaver
7 34 (1.33%) Grunt
8 30 (1.17%) Visual Studio
9 28 (1.09%) WebDriver
10 23 (0.90%) Mercurial
11 20 (0.78%) Eclipse
12 16 (0.62%) Xcode
12 16 (0.62%) Behat
13 14 (0.55%) Metasploit
14 13 (0.51%) PhoneGap
15 11 (0.43%) Hudson
15 11 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
15 11 (0.43%) Ant
16 10 (0.39%) Cucumber
General
1 347 (13.53%) Marketing
2 136 (5.30%) Retail
3 98 (3.82%) Finance
4 51 (1.99%) Advertising
5 48 (1.87%) Telecoms
6 34 (1.33%) Games
7 25 (0.97%) Publishing
8 21 (0.82%) Banking
9 18 (0.70%) Manufacturing
10 16 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
10 16 (0.62%) Back Office
11 15 (0.58%) French Language
12 14 (0.55%) Automotive
13 11 (0.43%) Legal
14 10 (0.39%) Billing
15 9 (0.35%) Multimedia
16 4 (0.16%) Local Government
16 4 (0.16%) Interactive Media
17 3 (0.12%) Electronics
17 3 (0.12%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1819 (70.92%) Developer
2 936 (36.49%) PHP Developer
3 628 (24.48%) Web Developer
4 230 (8.97%) Senior Developer
5 204 (7.95%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 198 (7.72%) PHP Web Developer
7 163 (6.35%) Front-End Developer
8 115 (4.48%) Senior PHP Developer
8 115 (4.48%) Software Developer
9 103 (4.02%) Analyst
10 97 (3.78%) PHP LAMP Developer
11 79 (3.08%) Consultant
12 78 (3.04%) Junior
13 73 (2.85%) C# Developer
14 71 (2.77%) Project Manager
15 69 (2.69%) Graduate
15 69 (2.69%) Software Engineer
16 68 (2.65%) Applications Developer
17 67 (2.61%) Programmer
18 61 (2.38%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1660 (64.72%) HTML
2 1564 (60.97%) CSS
3 1042 (40.62%) jQuery
4 646 (25.19%) HTML5
5 532 (20.74%) LAMP
6 518 (20.19%) CSS3
7 463 (18.05%) .NET
8 365 (14.23%) XML
9 311 (12.12%) Ajax
10 255 (9.94%) XHTML
11 249 (9.71%) Web Services
12 221 (8.62%) Symfony
13 187 (7.29%) ASP.NET
14 156 (6.08%) JSON
15 141 (5.50%) AngularJS
16 128 (4.99%) REST
17 124 (4.83%) Backbone.js
18 117 (4.56%) CodeIgniter
19 95 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 87 (3.39%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 239 (9.32%) Open Source
2 185 (7.21%) Mobile App
3 152 (5.93%) Computer Science
4 125 (4.87%) Social Media
5 70 (2.73%) W3C
6 34 (1.33%) Mathematics
7 32 (1.25%) Clustering
8 28 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
9 26 (1.01%) Graphic Design
10 23 (0.90%) Management Information System
11 21 (0.82%) E-Learning
11 21 (0.82%) Digital Media
11 21 (0.82%) iPhone
12 19 (0.74%) Blog
13 18 (0.70%) Animation
14 16 (0.62%) Replication
14 16 (0.62%) NHS
15 13 (0.51%) iDTV
15 13 (0.51%) Physics
15 13 (0.51%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 871 (33.96%) Linux
2 262 (10.21%) Windows
3 196 (7.64%) Apple iOS
4 167 (6.51%) UNIX
5 133 (5.19%) Android
6 94 (3.66%) Ubuntu
7 67 (2.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 66 (2.57%) CentOS
9 26 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (0.70%) Debian
11 17 (0.66%) Windows 7
11 17 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (0.47%) Solaris
13 10 (0.39%) AIX
13 10 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (0.31%) SUSE
14 8 (0.31%) FreeBSD
15 5 (0.19%) Windows Phone
16 4 (0.16%) Windows 8
17 2 (0.078%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 658 (25.65%) MVC
2 637 (24.83%) OO
3 382 (14.89%) Web Development
4 348 (13.57%) OOP
5 345 (13.45%) E-Commerce
6 308 (12.01%) Agile Software Development
7 219 (8.54%) OO PHP
8 179 (6.98%) Responsive Web Design
9 166 (6.47%) Project Management
10 162 (6.32%) Software Engineering
11 160 (6.24%) TDD
12 145 (5.65%) SEO
13 133 (5.19%) Scrum
14 127 (4.95%) Content Management
15 112 (4.37%) iOS Development
16 110 (4.29%) Digital Marketing
16 110 (4.29%) Unit Testing
17 108 (4.21%) Web Design
18 90 (3.51%) Waterfall
19 89 (3.47%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1640 (63.94%) JavaScript
2 631 (24.60%) SQL
3 531 (20.70%) Java
4 397 (15.48%) PHP5
5 344 (13.41%) C#
6 324 (12.63%) Python
7 259 (10.10%) Perl
8 238 (9.28%) Ruby
9 189 (7.37%) C++
10 104 (4.05%) Bash Shell
11 58 (2.26%) C
12 55 (2.14%) VB.NET
13 53 (2.07%) Objective-C
14 40 (1.56%) VB
15 35 (1.36%) ActionScript
16 29 (1.13%) Shell Script
17 15 (0.58%) T-SQL
18 14 (0.55%) VBScript
19 11 (0.43%) PHP4
20 9 (0.35%) Jython
Qualifications
1 307 (11.97%) Degree
2 39 (1.52%) Security Cleared
3 26 (1.01%) CISSP
4 18 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
5 15 (0.58%) ISEB
6 14 (0.55%) ISTQB
7 13 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (0.43%) CEH
8 11 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (0.43%) CCNA
8 11 (0.43%) OSCP
8 11 (0.43%) OSCE
9 9 (0.35%) MCITP
10 6 (0.23%) HND
10 6 (0.23%) PhD
11 5 (0.19%) CIW
11 5 (0.19%) RHCE
12 4 (0.16%) CCNP
12 4 (0.16%) SC Cleared
13 3 (0.12%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 145 (5.65%) QA
2 43 (1.68%) PCI DSS
3 29 (1.13%) ISO 9001
4 23 (0.90%) SLA
5 16 (0.62%) HIPAA
6 15 (0.58%) WAI
7 10 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.078%) WCAG
9 1 (0.039%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 1 (0.039%) GAMP
System Software
1 51 (1.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (1.01%) Snort
3 23 (0.90%) Active Directory
4 22 (0.86%) vSphere
5 18 (0.70%) Varnish
6 14 (0.55%) Nmap
7 13 (0.51%) Hyper-V
7 13 (0.51%) VMware ESX
8 12 (0.47%) Squid
9 9 (0.35%) Postfix
10 8 (0.31%) KVM
11 6 (0.23%) Xen
12 5 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
13 4 (0.16%) NFS
14 2 (0.078%) Docker
14 2 (0.078%) XenServer
15 1 (0.039%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 1 (0.039%) FreeRADIUS
15 1 (0.039%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 90 (3.51%) Puppet
2 86 (3.35%) Opscode Chef
3 42 (1.64%) Nagios
4 34 (1.33%) Vagrant
5 19 (0.74%) Plesk
6 18 (0.70%) Cacti
7 15 (0.58%) OpenView
8 14 (0.55%) Nessus
9 13 (0.51%) Ganglia
10 12 (0.47%) ZABBIX
10 12 (0.47%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 8 (0.31%) Zenoss
11 8 (0.31%) Ansible
12 7 (0.27%) Salt
13 4 (0.16%) HAProxy
13 4 (0.16%) SCOrch
13 4 (0.16%) Munin
13 4 (0.16%) Capistrano
13 4 (0.16%) SCCM
13 4 (0.16%) AppManager
Vendors
1 246 (9.59%) Zend
2 196 (7.64%) Microsoft
3 165 (6.43%) Oracle
4 101 (3.94%) Red Hat
5 89 (3.47%) Adobe
6 75 (2.92%) Google
6 75 (2.92%) VMware
7 57 (2.22%) Twitter
8 50 (1.95%) SAP
9 41 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
10 38 (1.48%) Facebook
11 32 (1.25%) JD Edwards
12 24 (0.94%) JBoss
13 21 (0.82%) BT
14 19 (0.74%) Citrix
15 18 (0.70%) HP
15 18 (0.70%) Cisco
16 17 (0.66%) Sun
17 16 (0.62%) IBM
18 15 (0.58%) Rackspace
Farnborough, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £18000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 11 hours ago
Liss, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension, bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Kent
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Package + Training
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Surrey
Yoh
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 37.5 hour week, 25 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Linkpoint Resources
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Esher, Surrey
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Negotiable plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday