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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 43 49 42
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Permanent jobs citing PHP 972 1073 1231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.53% 5.14% 5.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.72% 10.24% 11.98%
Number of salaries quoted 901 876 1037
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +7.46%
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
9068 10474 10279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 51.61% 50.18% 46.75%
Number of salaries quoted 7971 9159 8641
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +21 355 £40,000 +10.72% 40
Berkshire -3 191 £43,750 -2.77% 28
Surrey -28 103 £47,500 +18.75% 17
East Sussex +7 89 £37,500 -6.25% 7
Oxfordshire -14 86 £40,000 - 26
Buckinghamshire -13 67 £42,500 +13.33% 20
West Sussex -27 31 £32,500 -20.73% 5
Kent +6 28 £28,500 -28.75% 6
Middlesex +14 12 £20,000 -52.94% 1
M4 Corridor - 4 £60,000 -
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 South East region with a requirement for PHP.

1 1357 (63.89%) JavaScript
2 1271 (59.84%) HTML
3 1180 (55.56%) CSS
4 1139 (53.63%) MySQL
5 775 (36.49%) Linux
6 659 (31.03%) Web Development
7 640 (30.13%) jQuery
8 573 (26.98%) Agile Software Development
9 553 (26.04%) LAMP
10 542 (25.52%) MVC
11 500 (23.54%) Git (software)
12 479 (22.55%) SQL
13 438 (20.62%) OO
14 425 (20.01%) Java
15 384 (18.08%) OOP
16 366 (17.23%) Python
17 335 (15.77%) HTML5
18 325 (15.30%) Apache
19 299 (14.08%) Front End Development
20 281 (13.23%) Symfony
21 280 (13.18%) Degree
22 275 (12.95%) Laravel
23 261 (12.29%) AngularJS
24 258 (12.15%) .NET
25 256 (12.05%) Zend
26 254 (11.96%) SQL Server
27 248 (11.68%) CSS3
28 237 (11.16%) XML
29 230 (10.83%) Web Services
30 229 (10.78%) E-Commerce

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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
1 325 (15.30%) Apache
2 176 (8.29%) WordPress
3 154 (7.25%) CMS
3 154 (7.25%) Drupal
4 142 (6.69%) nginx
5 85 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
6 38 (1.79%) Tomcat
7 27 (1.27%) Apache Solr
7 27 (1.27%) IIS
8 18 (0.85%) Eucalyptus
8 18 (0.85%) Joomla!
8 18 (0.85%) WebSphere
9 16 (0.75%) Apache Spark
10 14 (0.66%) JBoss
10 14 (0.66%) WebLogic
11 13 (0.61%) Commerce Server
11 13 (0.61%) Moodle
12 11 (0.52%) OpenStack
13 10 (0.47%) Confluence
13 10 (0.47%) Totara
Applications
1 71 (3.34%) Photoshop
2 50 (2.35%) MS Excel
3 17 (0.80%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (0.42%) MS Office
5 6 (0.28%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (0.19%) InDesign
8 3 (0.14%) CATIA
8 3 (0.14%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 120 (5.65%) Magento
2 5 (0.24%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (0.24%) WebTrends
3 4 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.14%) Teamcenter
5 2 (0.094%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.047%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.047%) Infor LN
6 1 (0.047%) Shopify
6 1 (0.047%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 132 (6.21%) Amazon AWS
2 79 (3.72%) SaaS
3 30 (1.41%) GitHub
4 25 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
5 16 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
6 14 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
6 14 (0.66%) Sage Pay
7 12 (0.56%) IaaS
8 8 (0.38%) Google Analytics
9 7 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 7 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (0.33%) PaaS
10 6 (0.28%) Google Apps
11 4 (0.19%) Google Compute Engine
11 4 (0.19%) Heroku
12 3 (0.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 3 (0.14%) Amazon S3
12 3 (0.14%) Rackspace Cloud
12 3 (0.14%) Route 53
12 3 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 55 (2.59%) DNS
2 54 (2.54%) TCP/IP
3 53 (2.50%) Internet
4 45 (2.12%) HTTP
5 30 (1.41%) SSL
6 28 (1.32%) Firewall
6 28 (1.32%) SMTP
7 26 (1.22%) Intranet
7 26 (1.22%) SSH
8 22 (1.04%) FTP
9 19 (0.89%) Telnet
10 14 (0.66%) Cisco ASA
11 13 (0.61%) IPsec
11 13 (0.61%) OpenVPN
11 13 (0.61%) VLAN
11 13 (0.61%) VPN
12 9 (0.42%) Cisco Nexus
13 7 (0.33%) Cisco IOS
13 7 (0.33%) LDAP
13 7 (0.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1139 (53.63%) MySQL
2 254 (11.96%) SQL Server
3 127 (5.98%) MongoDB
4 115 (5.41%) NoSQL
5 84 (3.95%) Relational Database
6 73 (3.44%) PostgreSQL
7 58 (2.73%) Apache Cassandra
8 52 (2.45%) Big Data
9 47 (2.21%) Redis
10 28 (1.32%) Hadoop
11 15 (0.71%) DB2
12 14 (0.66%) Couchbase
12 14 (0.66%) InterSystems Cache
13 10 (0.47%) Aerospike
14 9 (0.42%) Data Mining
14 9 (0.42%) Oracle Database
14 9 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 8 (0.38%) DTS
15 8 (0.38%) RDBMS
16 7 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 500 (23.54%) Git (software)
2 153 (7.20%) Subversion
3 149 (7.02%) Jenkins
4 95 (4.47%) PHPUnit
5 76 (3.58%) Selenium
6 63 (2.97%) JIRA
7 33 (1.55%) WebDriver
8 31 (1.46%) Bower
9 29 (1.37%) gulp
9 29 (1.37%) Maven
10 27 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
11 26 (1.22%) Vagrant
12 23 (1.08%) Cucumber
13 20 (0.94%) Visual Studio
14 19 (0.89%) Grunt
15 18 (0.85%) Ant
16 16 (0.75%) Bitbucket
16 16 (0.75%) Sonatype Nexus
17 15 (0.71%) SonarQube
18 14 (0.66%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 171 (8.05%) Finance
2 169 (7.96%) Marketing
3 54 (2.54%) Retail
4 53 (2.50%) Games
4 53 (2.50%) Telecoms
5 40 (1.88%) Publishing
6 33 (1.55%) Banking
7 24 (1.13%) Advertising
8 21 (0.99%) Music Industry
9 19 (0.89%) French Language
10 18 (0.85%) Law
11 17 (0.80%) Back Office
12 13 (0.61%) Automotive
12 13 (0.61%) Legal
13 9 (0.42%) Electronics
14 7 (0.33%) Manufacturing
14 7 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
15 5 (0.24%) Billing
16 4 (0.19%) Local Government
17 3 (0.14%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1591 (74.91%) Developer
2 1098 (51.69%) PHP Developer
3 404 (19.02%) Web Developer
4 272 (12.81%) PHP Web Developer
5 187 (8.80%) Senior Developer
6 173 (8.15%) HTML Developer
6 173 (8.15%) JavaScript Developer
7 154 (7.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 153 (7.20%) HTML CSS Developer
9 144 (6.78%) Senior PHP Developer
10 140 (6.59%) Software Developer
11 132 (6.21%) MySQL Developer
12 123 (5.79%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 111 (5.23%) Junior
14 107 (5.04%) Junior Developer
15 104 (4.90%) Linux Engineer
16 92 (4.33%) Full Stack Developer
17 82 (3.86%) DevOps Engineer
18 76 (3.58%) Junior PHP Developer
18 76 (3.58%) PHP Zend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1271 (59.84%) HTML
2 1180 (55.56%) CSS
3 640 (30.13%) jQuery
4 553 (26.04%) LAMP
5 335 (15.77%) HTML5
6 281 (13.23%) Symfony
7 275 (12.95%) Laravel
8 261 (12.29%) AngularJS
9 258 (12.15%) .NET
10 248 (11.68%) CSS3
11 237 (11.16%) XML
12 230 (10.83%) Web Services
13 187 (8.80%) Node.js
14 179 (8.43%) Ajax
15 138 (6.50%) Sass
16 126 (5.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 123 (5.79%) JSON
18 122 (5.74%) LEMP Stack
19 116 (5.46%) REST
20 90 (4.24%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 171 (8.05%) Computer Science
2 131 (6.17%) User Experience
3 77 (3.63%) Mobile App
4 61 (2.87%) Analytical Skills
5 41 (1.93%) iPad
6 33 (1.55%) Data Structures
7 29 (1.37%) Mathematics
7 29 (1.37%) PMI
8 27 (1.27%) Visualisation
9 25 (1.18%) Data Centre
10 24 (1.13%) iPhone
11 20 (0.94%) Driving Licence
12 16 (0.75%) Enterprise Cloud
12 16 (0.75%) Graphic Design
13 15 (0.71%) e-Learning
14 14 (0.66%) Clustering
14 14 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
15 13 (0.61%) Algorithms
16 10 (0.47%) Learning Management System
17 9 (0.42%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 775 (36.49%) Linux
2 156 (7.34%) Windows
3 102 (4.80%) Unix
4 85 (4.00%) CentOS
5 63 (2.97%) Android
6 61 (2.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 60 (2.82%) Apple iOS
8 59 (2.78%) Ubuntu
9 32 (1.51%) Debian
10 30 (1.41%) Windows Server
11 29 (1.37%) Fedora
11 29 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (0.56%) FreeBSD
13 10 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (0.38%) AIX
15 6 (0.28%) Mac OS X
16 5 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
17 4 (0.19%) Windows 7
18 3 (0.14%) Amazon Linux
18 3 (0.14%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 659 (31.03%) Web Development
2 573 (26.98%) Agile Software Development
3 542 (25.52%) MVC
4 438 (20.62%) OO
5 384 (18.08%) OOP
6 299 (14.08%) Front End Development
7 229 (10.78%) E-Commerce
8 214 (10.08%) OO PHP
9 212 (9.98%) Scrum
10 195 (9.18%) Data Protection
11 178 (8.38%) DevOps
12 166 (7.82%) Continuous Integration
13 164 (7.72%) TDD
14 156 (7.34%) Software Engineering
15 110 (5.18%) Open Source
16 105 (4.94%) Configuration Management
17 92 (4.33%) Mentoring
18 90 (4.24%) BDD
19 77 (3.63%) SDLC
20 67 (3.15%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1357 (63.89%) JavaScript
2 479 (22.55%) SQL
3 425 (20.01%) Java
4 366 (17.23%) Python
5 229 (10.78%) Ruby
6 217 (10.22%) C#
7 169 (7.96%) Perl
8 146 (6.87%) Bash Shell
9 132 (6.21%) PHP 5
10 103 (4.85%) C++
11 100 (4.71%) C
12 33 (1.55%) Shell Script
13 30 (1.41%) VB.NET
14 25 (1.18%) T-SQL
15 22 (1.04%) Scala
16 21 (0.99%) VB
16 21 (0.99%) XPath
17 19 (0.89%) PHP 7
18 18 (0.85%) Objective-C
19 16 (0.75%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 280 (13.18%) Degree
2 36 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (1.46%) RHCE
3 31 (1.46%) RHCSA
3 31 (1.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 29 (1.37%) PMI Certification
5 24 (1.13%) CCNP
6 20 (0.94%) ISEB
7 16 (0.75%) Security Cleared
8 15 (0.71%) SC Cleared
9 14 (0.66%) CCIE
9 14 (0.66%) ISTQB
10 12 (0.56%) CISSP
11 9 (0.42%) CEH
11 9 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 4 (0.19%) CISM
13 4 (0.19%) RHCA
14 3 (0.14%) JNCIP
14 3 (0.14%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (4.52%) QA
2 13 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (0.38%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.28%) ISO13485
5 4 (0.19%) HL7
6 2 (0.094%) SLA
7 1 (0.047%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.047%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 62 (2.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (2.02%) Varnish
3 39 (1.84%) Docker
4 35 (1.65%) Postfix
5 18 (0.85%) GlusterFS
5 18 (0.85%) Hyper-V
6 17 (0.80%) Sendmail
6 17 (0.80%) VMware ESX
6 17 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
7 14 (0.66%) NFS
8 13 (0.61%) pfSense
9 10 (0.47%) Active Directory
9 10 (0.47%) KVM
10 7 (0.33%) Squid
10 7 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
11 5 (0.24%) Xen
12 3 (0.14%) Firmware
13 1 (0.047%) Corosync
13 1 (0.047%) iptables
13 1 (0.047%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 158 (7.44%) Puppet
2 99 (4.66%) Opscode Chef
3 79 (3.72%) Ansible
4 37 (1.74%) Nagios
5 27 (1.27%) HAProxy
6 26 (1.22%) Cacti
7 18 (0.85%) Ganglia
7 18 (0.85%) OpenView
7 18 (0.85%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 5 (0.24%) Salt
8 5 (0.24%) ZABBIX
9 4 (0.19%) Oracle ZFS
10 3 (0.14%) cPanel
11 2 (0.094%) Cisco CUCM
11 2 (0.094%) Cisco UCCE
11 2 (0.094%) Icinga
11 2 (0.094%) Munin
12 1 (0.047%) Kubernetes
12 1 (0.047%) Pacemaker
12 1 (0.047%) Plesk
Vendors
1 256 (12.05%) Zend
2 106 (4.99%) VMware
3 89 (4.19%) Microsoft
4 82 (3.86%) Oracle
4 82 (3.86%) Red Hat
5 58 (2.73%) Cisco
6 47 (2.21%) Google
7 27 (1.27%) IBM
8 23 (1.08%) Adobe
9 19 (0.89%) PayPal
9 19 (0.89%) Rackspace
10 18 (0.85%) BMC
10 18 (0.85%) Splunk
11 15 (0.71%) Coverity
12 14 (0.66%) HP
13 13 (0.61%) ATG
13 13 (0.61%) Dell
13 13 (0.61%) Demandware
13 13 (0.61%) hybris
13 13 (0.61%) Venda
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Alton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Premier IT
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits / flexi
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Aglow Talent Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum +benefits + Flexible working
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
X4 Group
Salary: £37k - 45k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £400000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago