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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 40 31 47
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +16
Permanent jobs citing PHP 1209 1461 1171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.53% 6.75% 5.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.70% 13.50% 9.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1049 1287 1117
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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
10333 10820 12382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 47.29% 49.97% 53.08%
Number of salaries quoted 8869 9180 11275
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -2 329 £31,000 -4.61% 41
Surrey -10 239 £44,000 +17.33% 17
Oxfordshire -5 152 £35,000 +2.94% 46
Berkshire -72 122 £40,000 -5.88% 22
Buckinghamshire +14 112 £35,000 +16.66% 13
East Sussex -16 88 £35,000 - 13
West Sussex +26 75 £35,000 +25.00% 4
Kent +33 64 £30,000 -9.09% 5
Middlesex +10 22 £47,500 +111.11% 1
Sussex +14 8 £42,500 +41.66%
M4 Corridor - 1 £75,000 -
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 1624 (65.86%) JavaScript
1 1624 (65.86%) HTML
2 1471 (59.65%) CSS
3 1333 (54.06%) MySQL
4 932 (37.79%) jQuery
5 928 (37.63%) Linux
6 744 (30.17%) SQL
7 652 (26.44%) HTML5
8 635 (25.75%) LAMP
9 570 (23.11%) MVC
10 555 (22.51%) Agile Software Development
11 541 (21.94%) OO
12 500 (20.28%) Java
13 491 (19.91%) CSS3
14 461 (18.69%) Apache
15 449 (18.21%) Git (software)
16 414 (16.79%) PHP5
17 382 (15.49%) Degree
18 378 (15.33%) .NET
18 378 (15.33%) OOP
19 375 (15.21%) XML
20 363 (14.72%) C#
21 342 (13.87%) Python
22 337 (13.67%) Web Services
23 329 (13.34%) Web Development
24 322 (13.06%) SQL Server
25 320 (12.98%) Subversion
26 307 (12.45%) Marketing
27 297 (12.04%) Software Engineering
28 294 (11.92%) Ajax

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 461 (18.69%) Apache
2 238 (9.65%) Drupal
3 233 (9.45%) WordPress
4 208 (8.43%) CMS
5 134 (5.43%) Node.js
6 108 (4.38%) IIS
7 94 (3.81%) nginx
8 77 (3.12%) Joomla!
8 77 (3.12%) Tomcat
9 54 (2.19%) SharePoint
10 37 (1.50%) JBoss
11 28 (1.14%) ColdFusion
12 21 (0.85%) WebLogic
12 21 (0.85%) Umbraco
13 19 (0.77%) Apache Solr
14 18 (0.73%) Confluence
15 17 (0.69%) WebSphere
16 16 (0.65%) Moodle
17 15 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
18 14 (0.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 174 (7.06%) Photoshop
2 124 (5.03%) MS Excel
3 68 (2.76%) Adobe Illustrator
4 27 (1.09%) MS Visio
5 19 (0.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 14 (0.57%) InDesign
7 11 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
7 11 (0.45%) MS Office
8 10 (0.41%) Fireworks
9 6 (0.24%) MS Project
10 5 (0.20%) SPSS
10 5 (0.20%) Edge Animate
11 3 (0.12%) Adobe After Effects
12 2 (0.081%) Open Workbench
13 1 (0.041%) QuarkXPress
13 1 (0.041%) Maya
Business Applications
1 57 (2.31%) Magento
2 15 (0.61%) Google Analytics
3 11 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.16%) WebTrends
5 3 (0.12%) Visualfiles
5 3 (0.12%) Tridion
5 3 (0.12%) Agresso
6 2 (0.081%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.041%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.041%) Epicor Vantage
7 1 (0.041%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 102 (4.14%) Amazon AWS
2 97 (3.93%) SaaS
3 36 (1.46%) Office 365
4 27 (1.09%) GitHub
5 23 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
5 23 (0.93%) Amazon S3
6 16 (0.65%) Route 53
6 16 (0.65%) Amazon ELB
7 15 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (0.41%) Amazon SQS
9 6 (0.24%) Heroku
10 5 (0.20%) Rackspace Cloud
10 5 (0.20%) PaaS
10 5 (0.20%) SoftLayer
11 4 (0.16%) Force.com
11 4 (0.16%) Pure360
12 3 (0.12%) IaaS
12 3 (0.12%) Microsoft Azure
13 2 (0.081%) Trello
14 1 (0.041%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 168 (6.81%) DNS
2 124 (5.03%) Internet
3 89 (3.61%) Firewall
4 77 (3.12%) HTTP
5 50 (2.03%) DHCP
6 46 (1.87%) TCP/IP
6 46 (1.87%) LDAP
7 44 (1.78%) VPN
8 39 (1.58%) Intranet
9 31 (1.26%) FTP
10 27 (1.09%) SSH
11 24 (0.97%) VLAN
12 22 (0.89%) VoIP
13 19 (0.77%) WAN
13 19 (0.77%) LAN
14 15 (0.61%) Wireshark
15 14 (0.57%) Cisco IOS
15 14 (0.57%) Cisco ASA
16 13 (0.53%) OpenVPN
16 13 (0.53%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1333 (54.06%) MySQL
2 322 (13.06%) SQL Server
3 96 (3.89%) NoSQL
4 93 (3.77%) Relational Database
5 69 (2.80%) MongoDB
6 61 (2.47%) Big Data
7 50 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
8 38 (1.54%) MS Access
9 35 (1.42%) Amazon RDS
10 23 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
10 23 (0.93%) Hadoop
11 21 (0.85%) RDBMS
12 18 (0.73%) SQL Server 2005
13 17 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
14 16 (0.65%) SQLite
14 16 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
15 15 (0.61%) Oracle Database
16 13 (0.53%) Redis
16 13 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 10 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 449 (18.21%) Git (software)
2 320 (12.98%) Subversion
3 166 (6.73%) Jenkins
4 120 (4.87%) Selenium
5 109 (4.42%) JIRA
6 70 (2.84%) WebDriver
7 66 (2.68%) PHPUnit
8 50 (2.03%) Visual Studio
9 47 (1.91%) JMeter
10 39 (1.58%) Maven
11 31 (1.26%) Cucumber
12 30 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
13 22 (0.89%) Mercurial
14 21 (0.85%) Dreamweaver
14 21 (0.85%) Grunt
15 20 (0.81%) Appcelerator Titanium
16 18 (0.73%) QuickTest Pro
17 17 (0.69%) JUnit
17 17 (0.69%) Oracle Forms
17 17 (0.69%) Eclipse
General
1 307 (12.45%) Marketing
2 108 (4.38%) Retail
3 100 (4.06%) Finance
4 63 (2.55%) Telecoms
5 51 (2.07%) Banking
6 44 (1.78%) Advertising
7 32 (1.30%) Games
8 30 (1.22%) Publishing
9 13 (0.53%) Automotive
10 11 (0.45%) Legal
11 10 (0.41%) Manufacturing
12 9 (0.36%) Electronics
13 6 (0.24%) French Language
14 5 (0.20%) Investment Banking
14 5 (0.20%) Law
14 5 (0.20%) Aerospace
15 4 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.16%) Financial Institution
16 3 (0.12%) Back Office
16 3 (0.12%) Military
Job Titles
1 1703 (69.06%) Developer
2 823 (33.37%) PHP Developer
3 633 (25.67%) Web Developer
4 287 (11.64%) Senior Developer
5 210 (8.52%) Front-End Developer
6 195 (7.91%) PHP Web Developer
7 164 (6.65%) Senior PHP Developer
8 144 (5.84%) Junior
9 134 (5.43%) Analyst
10 127 (5.15%) Software Developer
10 127 (5.15%) Junior Developer
11 102 (4.14%) Software Engineer
12 96 (3.89%) Graduate
13 94 (3.81%) Senior Web Developer
13 94 (3.81%) Front-End Web Developer
14 90 (3.65%) Administrator
15 85 (3.45%) PHP MySQL Developer
16 80 (3.24%) Linux Administrator
17 79 (3.20%) Systems Administrator
18 73 (2.96%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1624 (65.86%) HTML
2 1471 (59.65%) CSS
3 932 (37.79%) jQuery
4 652 (26.44%) HTML5
5 635 (25.75%) LAMP
6 491 (19.91%) CSS3
7 378 (15.33%) .NET
8 375 (15.21%) XML
9 337 (13.67%) Web Services
10 294 (11.92%) Ajax
11 226 (9.16%) XHTML
12 181 (7.34%) ASP.NET
13 172 (6.97%) JSON
14 166 (6.73%) Symfony
15 151 (6.12%) AngularJS
16 142 (5.76%) REST
17 116 (4.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 110 (4.46%) Sass
19 106 (4.30%) SOAP
20 88 (3.57%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 240 (9.73%) Open Source
2 239 (9.69%) Computer Science
3 186 (7.54%) User Experience
4 113 (4.58%) Mobile App
5 106 (4.30%) Social Media
6 85 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
7 29 (1.18%) Replication
8 26 (1.05%) Digital Media
9 24 (0.97%) W3C
10 23 (0.93%) Graphic Design
10 23 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
11 22 (0.89%) Animation
12 21 (0.85%) BBC
12 21 (0.85%) iPhone
13 20 (0.81%) Kindle
13 20 (0.81%) Clustering
14 19 (0.77%) Mathematics
15 17 (0.69%) Social Network
15 17 (0.69%) Derivative
15 17 (0.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 928 (37.63%) Linux
2 282 (11.44%) Windows
3 175 (7.10%) UNIX
4 110 (4.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 92 (3.73%) Apple iOS
6 84 (3.41%) CentOS
7 77 (3.12%) Android
8 72 (2.92%) Ubuntu
9 23 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
11 14 (0.57%) Debian
12 13 (0.53%) Solaris
13 11 (0.45%) AIX
13 11 (0.45%) FreeBSD
13 11 (0.45%) SUSE
14 8 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
15 6 (0.24%) Windows Phone
16 5 (0.20%) Windows 7
17 4 (0.16%) OpenBSD
18 2 (0.081%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 570 (23.11%) MVC
2 555 (22.51%) Agile Software Development
3 541 (21.94%) OO
4 378 (15.33%) OOP
5 329 (13.34%) Web Development
6 297 (12.04%) Software Engineering
7 225 (9.12%) E-Commerce
8 198 (8.03%) OO PHP
9 172 (6.97%) Responsive Web Design
10 166 (6.73%) TDD
11 153 (6.20%) Continuous Integration
12 147 (5.96%) Digital Marketing
13 144 (5.84%) Scrum
14 109 (4.42%) BDD
15 103 (4.18%) SEO
16 99 (4.01%) Web Design
16 99 (4.01%) Mentoring
17 93 (3.77%) Unit Testing
18 77 (3.12%) User Acceptance Testing
19 74 (3.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1624 (65.86%) JavaScript
2 744 (30.17%) SQL
3 500 (20.28%) Java
4 414 (16.79%) PHP5
5 363 (14.72%) C#
6 342 (13.87%) Python
7 278 (11.27%) Perl
8 195 (7.91%) Ruby
9 182 (7.38%) C++
10 133 (5.39%) Bash Shell
11 82 (3.33%) C
12 67 (2.72%) T-SQL
13 62 (2.51%) VB
14 60 (2.43%) VB.NET
15 45 (1.82%) Objective-C
16 41 (1.66%) Shell Script
17 37 (1.50%) PowerShell
18 27 (1.09%) ActionScript
19 25 (1.01%) Scala
20 18 (0.73%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 382 (15.49%) Degree
2 61 (2.47%) Security Cleared
3 52 (2.11%) SC Cleared
4 18 (0.73%) ISTQB
5 17 (0.69%) ISEB
6 13 (0.53%) CTC Cleared
7 10 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (0.41%) CCNA
8 8 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (0.32%) DV Cleared
9 7 (0.28%) BC Cleared
10 6 (0.24%) CCNP
11 3 (0.12%) CSQA
11 3 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.12%) RHCE
11 3 (0.12%) RHCSA
12 1 (0.041%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.041%) PMP
12 1 (0.041%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 140 (5.68%) QA
2 49 (1.99%) ISO 9001
3 14 (0.57%) SLA
4 3 (0.12%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.12%) WAI
5 2 (0.081%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.041%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.041%) GAMP
System Software
1 60 (2.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (1.62%) Active Directory
3 23 (0.93%) Postfix
4 21 (0.85%) KVM
5 20 (0.81%) Varnish
6 17 (0.69%) Squid
7 16 (0.65%) Hyper-V
7 16 (0.65%) vSphere
8 14 (0.57%) Xen
8 14 (0.57%) Firmware
9 12 (0.49%) VMware ESX
10 11 (0.45%) NFS
11 7 (0.28%) Sendmail
11 7 (0.28%) VirtualBox
12 5 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
13 4 (0.16%) XenServer
13 4 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
13 4 (0.16%) Samba
14 1 (0.041%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 122 (4.95%) Puppet
2 96 (3.89%) Opscode Chef
3 30 (1.22%) Nagios
4 29 (1.18%) Vagrant
5 13 (0.53%) ZABBIX
6 12 (0.49%) Capistrano
6 12 (0.49%) cPanel
7 11 (0.45%) Plesk
8 9 (0.36%) Norton AntiVirus
9 7 (0.28%) Zenoss
10 6 (0.24%) NetBackup
10 6 (0.24%) OpenView
10 6 (0.24%) Control-M
10 6 (0.24%) Opsview
11 5 (0.20%) Webmin
12 4 (0.16%) Check_MK
12 4 (0.16%) Ansible
12 4 (0.16%) SELinux
12 4 (0.16%) WSUS
13 3 (0.12%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 287 (11.64%) Zend
2 181 (7.34%) Microsoft
3 144 (5.84%) Red Hat
4 119 (4.83%) Oracle
5 112 (4.54%) Adobe
6 92 (3.73%) VMware
7 56 (2.27%) Twitter
8 52 (2.11%) Cisco
9 41 (1.66%) Google
10 39 (1.58%) Facebook
11 36 (1.46%) Citrix
12 34 (1.38%) IBM
12 34 (1.38%) Atlassian
13 31 (1.26%) Business Objects
14 21 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
15 20 (0.81%) Juniper
16 17 (0.69%) Dell
16 17 (0.69%) Appcelerator
17 16 (0.65%) Apple
17 16 (0.65%) HP
Surrey
Yoh
Posted: 20 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits (Medical / Pension + )
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Witney, Oxfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Witney, Oxfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dorking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Romsey, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £50000 per annum + 21 days holiday + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £60000 per annum - share options
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Alton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits and progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago