The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 39 32 43
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +11
Permanent jobs citing PHP 1180 1340 1196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.40% 6.40% 5.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.66% 13.08% 10.61%
Number of salaries quoted 990 1195 1108
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
PHP
England

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

Programming Languages Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
10122 10244 11275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 46.31% 48.91% 50.51%
Number of salaries quoted 8451 9032 10015
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 2 October 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 2 October 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 +6 324 £30,000 - 34
Surrey -27 207 £40,000 +14.28% 34
Berkshire -30 188 £37,500 -6.25% 23
Buckinghamshire +39 153 £35,000 - 16
Oxfordshire -2 113 £37,500 - 21
East Sussex -21 92 £30,000 -6.25% 11
Kent -6 45 £26,250 -8.69% 12
West Sussex +7 41 £28,000 +24.44% 4
Sussex +9 13 £46,000 +37.88% 1
Middlesex -10 12 £45,000 +20.00%
M4 Corridor - 4 £75,000 -
Thames Valley - 1 £40,000 -
Home Counties - 1 - -
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 1551 (64.98%) JavaScript
2 1490 (62.42%) HTML
3 1393 (58.36%) CSS
4 1340 (56.14%) MySQL
5 948 (39.72%) jQuery
6 874 (36.61%) Linux
7 651 (27.27%) SQL
8 600 (25.14%) LAMP
9 591 (24.76%) OO
10 574 (24.05%) HTML5
11 545 (22.83%) MVC
12 538 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
13 506 (21.20%) Apache
14 505 (21.16%) Java
15 464 (19.44%) CSS3
16 450 (18.85%) Git (software)
17 402 (16.84%) PHP5
18 390 (16.34%) .NET
19 376 (15.75%) Web Development
20 359 (15.04%) OOP
21 358 (15.00%) C#
22 347 (14.54%) XML
23 336 (14.08%) Degree
24 332 (13.91%) Marketing
25 300 (12.57%) Subversion
26 280 (11.73%) Ajax
27 278 (11.65%) SQL Server
28 272 (11.40%) E-Commerce
29 269 (11.27%) Python
30 266 (11.14%) Windows

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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
1 506 (21.20%) Apache
2 248 (10.39%) WordPress
3 234 (9.80%) Drupal
4 228 (9.55%) CMS
5 116 (4.86%) IIS
6 110 (4.61%) Node.js
7 81 (3.39%) Joomla!
8 63 (2.64%) Tomcat
9 50 (2.09%) SharePoint
10 41 (1.72%) nginx
11 35 (1.47%) ColdFusion
12 20 (0.84%) Moodle
13 19 (0.80%) WebLogic
14 18 (0.75%) ExpressionEngine
15 17 (0.71%) MS Exchange
16 16 (0.67%) WebSphere
17 14 (0.59%) Umbraco
18 11 (0.46%) Confluence
19 10 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
19 10 (0.42%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 171 (7.16%) Photoshop
2 121 (5.07%) MS Excel
3 60 (2.51%) Adobe Illustrator
4 24 (1.01%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 16 (0.67%) MS Visio
6 13 (0.54%) Fireworks
7 11 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
8 10 (0.42%) MS Office
9 5 (0.21%) MS Project
9 5 (0.21%) InDesign
9 5 (0.21%) Edge Animate
10 3 (0.13%) Mingle
11 2 (0.084%) Open Workbench
11 2 (0.084%) Spreadsheet
11 2 (0.084%) 3ds Max
12 1 (0.042%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.042%) Maya
12 1 (0.042%) QuarkXPress
12 1 (0.042%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 72 (3.02%) Magento
2 21 (0.88%) Google Analytics
3 13 (0.54%) Oracle CRM
4 8 (0.34%) WebTrends
5 5 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.13%) Tridion
6 3 (0.13%) Visualfiles
6 3 (0.13%) Sage 200
7 2 (0.084%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 1 (0.042%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.042%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.042%) nopCommerce
8 1 (0.042%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 91 (3.81%) SaaS
2 76 (3.18%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (1.17%) GitHub
4 17 (0.71%) Office 365
4 17 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
5 16 (0.67%) Amazon S3
6 13 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (0.50%) Route 53
7 12 (0.50%) Amazon ELB
8 11 (0.46%) PaaS
9 8 (0.34%) IaaS
10 7 (0.29%) Amazon SQS
11 6 (0.25%) Rackspace Cloud
12 5 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
13 4 (0.17%) Heroku
14 2 (0.084%) Google App Engine
14 2 (0.084%) Google Apps
14 2 (0.084%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 126 (5.28%) DNS
2 97 (4.06%) Firewall
3 91 (3.81%) Internet
4 54 (2.26%) HTTP
5 45 (1.89%) VPN
6 42 (1.76%) TCP/IP
7 41 (1.72%) Intranet
8 34 (1.42%) DHCP
9 31 (1.30%) FTP
10 30 (1.26%) VoIP
10 30 (1.26%) LDAP
11 28 (1.17%) VLAN
12 24 (1.01%) SSH
13 15 (0.63%) WAN
13 15 (0.63%) SNMP
14 14 (0.59%) LAN
14 14 (0.59%) Wireshark
15 13 (0.54%) Network Security
15 13 (0.54%) Cisco ASA
16 12 (0.50%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1340 (56.14%) MySQL
2 278 (11.65%) SQL Server
3 131 (5.49%) Relational Database
4 102 (4.27%) NoSQL
5 59 (2.47%) MongoDB
6 52 (2.18%) Big Data
7 39 (1.63%) RDBMS
8 36 (1.51%) PostgreSQL
9 24 (1.01%) Amazon RDS
10 21 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
11 20 (0.84%) MS Access
11 20 (0.84%) Redis
11 20 (0.84%) Hadoop
12 17 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
13 15 (0.63%) SQLite
14 13 (0.54%) Oracle Database
15 12 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 12 (0.50%) Crystal Reports
16 10 (0.42%) Apache Cassandra
16 10 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 450 (18.85%) Git (software)
2 300 (12.57%) Subversion
3 114 (4.78%) Jenkins
4 108 (4.52%) Selenium
5 81 (3.39%) JIRA
6 79 (3.31%) PHPUnit
7 58 (2.43%) WebDriver
8 40 (1.68%) Visual Studio
9 29 (1.21%) Dreamweaver
10 24 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
10 24 (1.01%) Mercurial
10 24 (1.01%) Cucumber
11 21 (0.88%) Xcode
12 19 (0.80%) Grunt
13 16 (0.67%) Maven
14 15 (0.63%) Hudson
15 14 (0.59%) Appcelerator Titanium
16 13 (0.54%) JMeter
17 12 (0.50%) Eclipse
18 11 (0.46%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 332 (13.91%) Marketing
2 149 (6.24%) Retail
3 106 (4.44%) Finance
4 67 (2.81%) Telecoms
5 55 (2.30%) Banking
6 41 (1.72%) Advertising
7 30 (1.26%) Games
8 24 (1.01%) Publishing
9 17 (0.71%) Manufacturing
10 16 (0.67%) Automotive
11 14 (0.59%) Legal
12 13 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
13 12 (0.50%) Back Office
14 9 (0.38%) French Language
15 8 (0.34%) Multimedia
16 5 (0.21%) Billing
16 5 (0.21%) Investment Banking
17 4 (0.17%) Interactive Media
18 3 (0.13%) Electronics
18 3 (0.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1635 (68.50%) Developer
2 858 (35.94%) PHP Developer
3 626 (26.23%) Web Developer
4 225 (9.43%) Senior Developer
5 206 (8.63%) PHP Web Developer
6 160 (6.70%) Front-End Developer
7 141 (5.91%) Analyst
8 122 (5.11%) Senior PHP Developer
8 122 (5.11%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 103 (4.32%) Junior
10 99 (4.15%) Software Developer
11 97 (4.06%) Graduate
11 97 (4.06%) PHP LAMP Developer
12 84 (3.52%) Junior Developer
13 78 (3.27%) Senior Web Developer
14 73 (3.06%) Software Engineer
15 68 (2.85%) Programmer
15 68 (2.85%) Administrator
16 65 (2.72%) Front-End Web Developer
17 64 (2.68%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1490 (62.42%) HTML
2 1393 (58.36%) CSS
3 948 (39.72%) jQuery
4 600 (25.14%) LAMP
5 574 (24.05%) HTML5
6 464 (19.44%) CSS3
7 390 (16.34%) .NET
8 347 (14.54%) XML
9 280 (11.73%) Ajax
10 261 (10.93%) Web Services
11 225 (9.43%) XHTML
12 174 (7.29%) Symfony
13 173 (7.25%) ASP.NET
14 153 (6.41%) JSON
15 148 (6.20%) AngularJS
16 113 (4.73%) Sass
17 109 (4.57%) Backbone.js
18 94 (3.94%) REST
18 94 (3.94%) CodeIgniter
19 88 (3.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 192 (8.04%) Open Source
2 178 (7.46%) Computer Science
3 168 (7.04%) User Experience
4 139 (5.82%) Mobile App
5 132 (5.53%) Social Media
6 79 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
7 33 (1.38%) W3C
8 31 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
9 24 (1.01%) Animation
10 23 (0.96%) Graphic Design
11 20 (0.84%) Mathematics
12 18 (0.75%) E-Learning
12 18 (0.75%) Digital Media
12 18 (0.75%) iPhone
13 17 (0.71%) Replication
13 17 (0.71%) Clustering
13 17 (0.71%) Blog
14 16 (0.67%) Blackberry
15 15 (0.63%) Client/Server
16 14 (0.59%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 874 (36.61%) Linux
2 266 (11.14%) Windows
3 162 (6.79%) UNIX
4 147 (6.16%) Apple iOS
5 104 (4.36%) Android
6 98 (4.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 80 (3.35%) Ubuntu
8 70 (2.93%) CentOS
9 27 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
10 19 (0.80%) Debian
11 17 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
12 16 (0.67%) SUSE
13 14 (0.59%) Solaris
14 13 (0.54%) AIX
15 11 (0.46%) Windows 7
16 10 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
17 8 (0.34%) Windows Phone
18 4 (0.17%) FreeBSD
19 3 (0.13%) Mac OS X
19 3 (0.13%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 591 (24.76%) OO
2 545 (22.83%) MVC
3 538 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
4 376 (15.75%) Web Development
5 359 (15.04%) OOP
6 272 (11.40%) E-Commerce
7 228 (9.55%) Software Engineering
8 210 (8.80%) OO PHP
9 160 (6.70%) Responsive Web Design
10 139 (5.82%) Digital Marketing
11 138 (5.78%) SEO
12 132 (5.53%) Scrum
13 130 (5.45%) Continuous Integration
14 123 (5.15%) TDD
15 94 (3.94%) Project Management
16 89 (3.73%) Mentoring
17 88 (3.69%) Unit Testing
18 80 (3.35%) iOS Development
19 78 (3.27%) Web Design
20 77 (3.23%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 1551 (64.98%) JavaScript
2 651 (27.27%) SQL
3 505 (21.16%) Java
4 402 (16.84%) PHP5
5 358 (15.00%) C#
6 269 (11.27%) Python
7 251 (10.52%) Perl
8 201 (8.42%) Ruby
9 173 (7.25%) C++
10 115 (4.82%) Bash Shell
11 57 (2.39%) Objective-C
12 56 (2.35%) C
13 54 (2.26%) VB.NET
14 47 (1.97%) VB
15 37 (1.55%) ActionScript
16 35 (1.47%) T-SQL
17 30 (1.26%) Shell Script
18 16 (0.67%) PHP4
18 16 (0.67%) VBScript
19 13 (0.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 336 (14.08%) Degree
2 47 (1.97%) Security Cleared
3 30 (1.26%) SC Cleared
4 16 (0.67%) CISSP
5 14 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (0.59%) CCNA
6 13 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
8 11 (0.46%) ISEB
8 11 (0.46%) ISTQB
9 9 (0.38%) CTC Cleared
9 9 (0.38%) MCITP
10 8 (0.34%) CCNP
11 7 (0.29%) DV Cleared
11 7 (0.29%) BC Cleared
12 4 (0.17%) OSCP
12 4 (0.17%) OSCE
12 4 (0.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (0.17%) CEH
12 4 (0.17%) CIW
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 161 (6.74%) QA
2 36 (1.51%) PCI DSS
3 34 (1.42%) ISO 9001
4 19 (0.80%) SLA
5 9 (0.38%) HIPAA
5 9 (0.38%) WAI
6 7 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.042%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 1 (0.042%) GAMP
System Software
1 52 (2.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (1.13%) Active Directory
3 22 (0.92%) Postfix
4 16 (0.67%) vSphere
4 16 (0.67%) Snort
5 11 (0.46%) NFS
5 11 (0.46%) VMware ESX
6 9 (0.38%) KVM
6 9 (0.38%) Squid
6 9 (0.38%) Xen
7 7 (0.29%) Nmap
7 7 (0.29%) Hyper-V
8 6 (0.25%) Sendmail
8 6 (0.25%) XenServer
8 6 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (0.21%) Varnish
10 4 (0.17%) Samba
11 2 (0.084%) Firmware
11 2 (0.084%) VirtualBox
11 2 (0.084%) Docker
Systems Management
1 89 (3.73%) Puppet
2 72 (3.02%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (1.21%) Vagrant
4 18 (0.75%) Nagios
5 11 (0.46%) Zenoss
6 10 (0.42%) ZABBIX
7 9 (0.38%) Norton AntiVirus
8 7 (0.29%) Nessus
9 6 (0.25%) NetBackup
9 6 (0.25%) OpenView
9 6 (0.25%) Control-M
9 6 (0.25%) Capistrano
10 5 (0.21%) Plesk
10 5 (0.21%) Ansible
11 2 (0.084%) Salt
11 2 (0.084%) Check_MK
11 2 (0.084%) HAProxy
11 2 (0.084%) ZENworks
11 2 (0.084%) HP Quality Center
12 1 (0.042%) AppManager
Vendors
1 249 (10.43%) Zend
2 170 (7.12%) Microsoft
3 135 (5.66%) Red Hat
4 133 (5.57%) Oracle
5 92 (3.85%) Adobe
6 78 (3.27%) VMware
7 58 (2.43%) Twitter
8 52 (2.18%) Google
9 45 (1.89%) Facebook
10 36 (1.51%) Cisco
11 30 (1.26%) JBoss
12 29 (1.21%) SAP
13 27 (1.13%) Citrix
14 23 (0.96%) Atlassian
15 22 (0.92%) IBM
16 20 (0.84%) Business Objects
16 20 (0.84%) HP
17 15 (0.63%) JD Edwards
18 12 (0.50%) Polycom
18 12 (0.50%) Rackspace
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