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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 41 30 41
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +11
Permanent jobs citing PHP 1256 1510 1235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.53% 6.82% 5.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.31% 13.84% 10.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1070 1372 1118
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £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
11106 10914 11669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.91% 49.28% 50.28%
Number of salaries quoted 9579 9562 10435
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 25 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 25 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 -5 298 £30,000 -7.69% 37
Berkshire -16 230 £37,000 -7.50% 25
Surrey -29 190 £35,000 -1.40% 40
Buckinghamshire +15 171 £35,000 +7.69% 23
Oxfordshire -3 129 £37,500 +7.14% 18
East Sussex -25 112 £30,000 -7.69% 10
West Sussex +5 66 £35,000 - 9
Kent -21 45 £31,250 - 7
Middlesex +1 26 £26,250 -30.00% 3
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 1636 (64.41%) HTML
2 1629 (64.13%) JavaScript
3 1545 (60.83%) CSS
4 1390 (54.72%) MySQL
5 1029 (40.51%) jQuery
6 872 (34.33%) Linux
7 641 (25.24%) MVC
8 631 (24.84%) HTML5
9 620 (24.41%) OO
10 618 (24.33%) SQL
11 540 (21.26%) LAMP
12 538 (21.18%) Java
13 534 (21.02%) Apache
14 515 (20.28%) CSS3
15 457 (17.99%) .NET
16 448 (17.64%) Git (software)
17 404 (15.91%) PHP5
18 384 (15.12%) Web Development
19 360 (14.17%) XML
20 355 (13.98%) C#
20 355 (13.98%) Marketing
21 347 (13.66%) OOP
22 340 (13.39%) E-Commerce
23 320 (12.60%) Agile Software Development
24 315 (12.40%) Python
25 313 (12.32%) Degree
26 297 (11.69%) Ajax
27 286 (11.26%) SQL Server
28 283 (11.14%) CMS
29 282 (11.10%) WordPress

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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
1 534 (21.02%) Apache
2 283 (11.14%) CMS
3 282 (11.10%) WordPress
4 272 (10.71%) Drupal
5 120 (4.72%) Node.js
6 117 (4.61%) IIS
7 90 (3.54%) Joomla!
8 63 (2.48%) Tomcat
9 53 (2.09%) SharePoint
10 45 (1.77%) nginx
11 27 (1.06%) ExpressionEngine
11 27 (1.06%) ColdFusion
12 22 (0.87%) Apache Solr
13 20 (0.79%) Moodle
13 20 (0.79%) WebSphere
14 17 (0.67%) WebLogic
15 15 (0.59%) MS Exchange
15 15 (0.59%) SilverStripe
16 13 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
17 12 (0.47%) Umbraco
Applications
1 178 (7.01%) Photoshop
2 102 (4.02%) MS Excel
3 70 (2.76%) Adobe Illustrator
4 25 (0.98%) Fireworks
5 22 (0.87%) MS Office
6 8 (0.31%) 3ds Max
6 8 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
7 7 (0.28%) Maya
8 5 (0.20%) MS Visio
8 5 (0.20%) InDesign
8 5 (0.20%) Mingle
9 2 (0.079%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.039%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.039%) QuarkXPress
10 1 (0.039%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 121 (4.76%) Magento
2 44 (1.73%) Google Analytics
3 27 (1.06%) Oracle CRM
4 12 (0.47%) WebTrends
5 8 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.12%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 3 (0.12%) Visualfiles
7 3 (0.12%) Sage 200
8 2 (0.079%) nopCommerce
9 1 (0.039%) Oracle Receivables
9 1 (0.039%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.039%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.039%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 97 (3.82%) SaaS
2 66 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (0.87%) PaaS
4 21 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
5 14 (0.55%) GitHub
6 7 (0.28%) IaaS
6 7 (0.28%) Amazon ELB
6 7 (0.28%) Office 365
6 7 (0.28%) Route 53
6 7 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.20%) Rackspace Cloud
8 3 (0.12%) Heroku
9 2 (0.079%) Google App Engine
9 2 (0.079%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.039%) MailChimp
10 1 (0.039%) Pure360
10 1 (0.039%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 92 (3.62%) Internet
2 89 (3.50%) DNS
3 85 (3.35%) Firewall
4 47 (1.85%) Intranet
5 46 (1.81%) VPN
6 43 (1.69%) HTTP
7 41 (1.61%) TCP/IP
8 31 (1.22%) FTP
9 24 (0.94%) VoIP
10 21 (0.83%) DHCP
10 21 (0.83%) VLAN
11 13 (0.51%) tcpdump
12 12 (0.47%) LDAP
13 10 (0.39%) SSH
13 10 (0.39%) Network Security
14 9 (0.35%) Broadband
14 9 (0.35%) SNMP
15 8 (0.31%) DSL
15 8 (0.31%) Wireshark
15 8 (0.31%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1390 (54.72%) MySQL
2 286 (11.26%) SQL Server
3 128 (5.04%) Relational Database
4 100 (3.94%) NoSQL
5 66 (2.60%) MongoDB
6 65 (2.56%) Big Data
7 48 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
8 41 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
9 32 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
10 31 (1.22%) RDBMS
11 23 (0.91%) Redis
12 15 (0.59%) MS Access
13 14 (0.55%) Hadoop
14 13 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 12 (0.47%) Oracle Database
16 10 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
16 10 (0.39%) SQLite
17 9 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
18 8 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
19 7 (0.28%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 448 (17.64%) Git (software)
2 254 (10.00%) Subversion
3 84 (3.31%) Selenium
4 64 (2.52%) PHPUnit
5 63 (2.48%) JIRA
6 61 (2.40%) Jenkins
7 44 (1.73%) Dreamweaver
8 36 (1.42%) WebDriver
9 35 (1.38%) Grunt
10 34 (1.34%) Visual Studio
11 22 (0.87%) Mercurial
12 19 (0.75%) Eclipse
12 19 (0.75%) Xcode
13 16 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
14 15 (0.59%) Behat
15 13 (0.51%) Metasploit
15 13 (0.51%) Cucumber
15 13 (0.51%) PhoneGap
16 11 (0.43%) Hudson
17 9 (0.35%) Maven
General
1 355 (13.98%) Marketing
2 138 (5.43%) Retail
3 102 (4.02%) Finance
4 52 (2.05%) Telecoms
5 47 (1.85%) Advertising
6 36 (1.42%) Games
7 30 (1.18%) Banking
8 27 (1.06%) Publishing
9 21 (0.83%) Manufacturing
10 16 (0.63%) Back Office
11 15 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
11 15 (0.59%) French Language
12 13 (0.51%) Automotive
13 11 (0.43%) Legal
14 10 (0.39%) Billing
15 9 (0.35%) Multimedia
16 4 (0.16%) Interactive Media
17 3 (0.12%) Local Government
17 3 (0.12%) Aerospace
18 2 (0.079%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1803 (70.98%) Developer
2 925 (36.42%) PHP Developer
3 650 (25.59%) Web Developer
4 230 (9.06%) Senior Developer
5 202 (7.95%) PHP Web Developer
6 188 (7.40%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 161 (6.34%) Front-End Developer
8 117 (4.61%) Software Developer
9 116 (4.57%) Senior PHP Developer
10 114 (4.49%) Analyst
11 90 (3.54%) PHP LAMP Developer
12 89 (3.50%) Junior
13 79 (3.11%) C# Developer
14 77 (3.03%) Consultant
15 74 (2.91%) Graduate
16 72 (2.83%) Programmer
16 72 (2.83%) Junior Developer
17 68 (2.68%) Project Manager
17 68 (2.68%) Software Engineer
18 65 (2.56%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1636 (64.41%) HTML
2 1545 (60.83%) CSS
3 1029 (40.51%) jQuery
4 631 (24.84%) HTML5
5 540 (21.26%) LAMP
6 515 (20.28%) CSS3
7 457 (17.99%) .NET
8 360 (14.17%) XML
9 297 (11.69%) Ajax
10 245 (9.65%) Web Services
11 244 (9.61%) XHTML
12 215 (8.46%) Symfony
13 197 (7.76%) ASP.NET
14 149 (5.87%) JSON
15 136 (5.35%) AngularJS
16 124 (4.88%) REST
16 124 (4.88%) Backbone.js
17 114 (4.49%) CodeIgniter
18 95 (3.74%) Sass
19 91 (3.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 239 (9.41%) Open Source
2 173 (6.81%) Mobile App
3 150 (5.91%) Computer Science
4 125 (4.92%) Social Media
5 69 (2.72%) W3C
6 34 (1.34%) Clustering
7 32 (1.26%) Mathematics
8 26 (1.02%) Management Information System
9 25 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
10 24 (0.94%) Graphic Design
11 21 (0.83%) iPhone
12 20 (0.79%) Blog
13 19 (0.75%) E-Learning
14 18 (0.71%) Digital Media
15 17 (0.67%) Animation
15 17 (0.67%) Replication
16 16 (0.63%) NHS
17 15 (0.59%) iDTV
18 14 (0.55%) Client/Server
18 14 (0.55%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 872 (34.33%) Linux
2 262 (10.31%) Windows
3 191 (7.52%) Apple iOS
4 166 (6.54%) UNIX
5 129 (5.08%) Android
6 82 (3.23%) Ubuntu
7 80 (3.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 57 (2.24%) CentOS
9 27 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
10 20 (0.79%) Debian
11 17 (0.67%) Windows 7
12 15 (0.59%) Solaris
13 13 (0.51%) AIX
13 13 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
13 13 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
14 10 (0.39%) FreeBSD
15 8 (0.31%) SUSE
16 6 (0.24%) Windows Phone
17 4 (0.16%) Windows 8
18 3 (0.12%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 641 (25.24%) MVC
2 620 (24.41%) OO
3 384 (15.12%) Web Development
4 347 (13.66%) OOP
5 340 (13.39%) E-Commerce
6 320 (12.60%) Agile Software Development
7 216 (8.50%) OO PHP
8 178 (7.01%) Responsive Web Design
9 171 (6.73%) Software Engineering
10 152 (5.98%) TDD
11 148 (5.83%) SEO
12 143 (5.63%) Project Management
13 130 (5.12%) Scrum
14 123 (4.84%) Content Management
15 119 (4.69%) Digital Marketing
16 110 (4.33%) Unit Testing
16 110 (4.33%) iOS Development
17 108 (4.25%) Web Design
18 90 (3.54%) Continuous Integration
19 81 (3.19%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1629 (64.13%) JavaScript
2 618 (24.33%) SQL
3 538 (21.18%) Java
4 404 (15.91%) PHP5
5 355 (13.98%) C#
6 315 (12.40%) Python
7 254 (10.00%) Perl
8 239 (9.41%) Ruby
9 192 (7.56%) C++
10 108 (4.25%) Bash Shell
11 56 (2.20%) VB.NET
11 56 (2.20%) Objective-C
12 55 (2.17%) C
13 41 (1.61%) VB
14 35 (1.38%) ActionScript
15 32 (1.26%) Shell Script
16 19 (0.75%) T-SQL
17 13 (0.51%) VBScript
18 10 (0.39%) PHP4
19 8 (0.31%) Jython
Qualifications
1 313 (12.32%) Degree
2 39 (1.54%) Security Cleared
3 25 (0.98%) CISSP
4 17 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
5 13 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (0.47%) ISEB
6 12 (0.47%) ISTQB
7 10 (0.39%) OSCP
7 10 (0.39%) OSCE
7 10 (0.39%) CEH
7 10 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (0.39%) CCNA
8 9 (0.35%) MCITP
9 7 (0.28%) SC Cleared
10 6 (0.24%) PhD
11 5 (0.20%) CIW
11 5 (0.20%) RHCE
12 4 (0.16%) CCNP
12 4 (0.16%) DV Cleared
12 4 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 156 (6.14%) QA
2 43 (1.69%) PCI DSS
3 27 (1.06%) ISO 9001
4 21 (0.83%) SLA
5 15 (0.59%) HIPAA
6 14 (0.55%) WAI
7 9 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.079%) WCAG
9 1 (0.039%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 1 (0.039%) GAMP
System Software
1 48 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (0.98%) Snort
3 22 (0.87%) Active Directory
4 17 (0.67%) vSphere
5 16 (0.63%) Varnish
6 14 (0.55%) Squid
7 13 (0.51%) Nmap
8 11 (0.43%) VMware ESX
8 11 (0.43%) Postfix
9 10 (0.39%) Xen
9 10 (0.39%) Hyper-V
10 9 (0.35%) KVM
11 7 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
12 6 (0.24%) NFS
13 2 (0.079%) Docker
13 2 (0.079%) XenServer
14 1 (0.039%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 1 (0.039%) Sendmail
14 1 (0.039%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 92 (3.62%) Puppet
2 88 (3.46%) Opscode Chef
3 36 (1.42%) Vagrant
4 34 (1.34%) Nagios
5 15 (0.59%) Cacti
6 14 (0.55%) OpenView
7 13 (0.51%) Nessus
7 13 (0.51%) ZABBIX
8 11 (0.43%) Plesk
9 10 (0.39%) Ganglia
9 10 (0.39%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 9 (0.35%) Ansible
10 9 (0.35%) Zenoss
11 7 (0.28%) Salt
12 6 (0.24%) HAProxy
13 5 (0.20%) Capistrano
14 4 (0.16%) Munin
14 4 (0.16%) NetBackup
14 4 (0.16%) Control-M
15 3 (0.12%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 241 (9.49%) Zend
2 194 (7.64%) Microsoft
3 160 (6.30%) Oracle
4 107 (4.21%) Red Hat
5 101 (3.98%) Adobe
6 72 (2.83%) VMware
7 70 (2.76%) Google
8 54 (2.13%) Twitter
9 44 (1.73%) SAP
10 36 (1.42%) Facebook
11 31 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
12 29 (1.14%) JD Edwards
13 28 (1.10%) JBoss
14 22 (0.87%) Cisco
15 21 (0.83%) Citrix
15 21 (0.83%) BT
16 17 (0.67%) Sun
17 16 (0.63%) HP
17 16 (0.63%) Rackspace
18 15 (0.59%) IBM
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 Per Annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 1 hour ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £47000 per annum + excellent
Posted: 2 hours ago
Surrey
Fusion Experience
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Oxfordshire
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Surrey
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT People First
Salary: From £45,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Company Shares + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Surrey
Vertical IT
Salary: £50000 - £68000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £26 - £28 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Private Medical Cover
Posted: 4 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Gym
Posted: 4 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £Neg upon exp + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago