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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 49 50 42
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Permanent jobs citing PHP 834 1079 1221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.15% 5.00% 5.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.23% 9.62% 11.92%
Number of salaries quoted 750 931 1058
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
8152 11215 10244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.32% 52.01% 46.65%
Number of salaries quoted 7162 9823 8714
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +2 251 £40,000 +6.66% 38
Berkshire +12 160 £42,000 -6.66% 16
Oxfordshire +9 119 £42,500 +6.25% 25
Buckinghamshire +15 92 £40,000 +9.58% 6
Surrey -40 79 £45,000 +5.88% 12
East Sussex -5 63 £45,000 +20.00% 17
Kent +1 31 £37,500 - 4
West Sussex +14 29 £33,000 +1.53% 4
Sussex - 5 £40,000 -
Middlesex +7 1 £20,000 -41.17%
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 1193 (63.46%) JavaScript
2 1092 (58.09%) HTML
3 1006 (53.51%) CSS
4 899 (47.82%) MySQL
5 664 (35.32%) Linux
6 570 (30.32%) Web Development
7 527 (28.03%) jQuery
8 499 (26.54%) Agile Software Development
9 459 (24.41%) MVC
10 447 (23.78%) LAMP
11 437 (23.24%) Java
12 383 (20.37%) SQL
13 367 (19.52%) Python
14 362 (19.26%) Git (software)
15 356 (18.94%) OO
16 340 (18.09%) OOP
17 288 (15.32%) HTML5
18 287 (15.27%) Symfony
19 283 (15.05%) Apache
20 267 (14.20%) AngularJS
21 255 (13.56%) Degree
22 250 (13.30%) Laravel
23 238 (12.66%) .NET
24 232 (12.34%) Web Services
25 230 (12.23%) Front End Development
26 222 (11.81%) Zend
27 213 (11.33%) C#
28 200 (10.64%) Ruby
29 199 (10.59%) CSS3
30 188 (10.00%) Data Protection

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
1 283 (15.05%) Apache
2 155 (8.24%) WordPress
3 153 (8.14%) Drupal
4 127 (6.76%) CMS
5 114 (6.06%) nginx
6 61 (3.24%) Elasticsearch
7 41 (2.18%) Tomcat
8 20 (1.06%) Apache Solr
9 18 (0.96%) Eucalyptus
9 18 (0.96%) OpenStack
10 17 (0.90%) IIS
10 17 (0.90%) Joomla!
11 13 (0.69%) Moodle
12 10 (0.53%) Totara
12 10 (0.53%) WebLogic
13 8 (0.43%) JBoss
14 7 (0.37%) Confluence
15 6 (0.32%) Apache Spark
16 5 (0.27%) MS Exchange
17 4 (0.21%) WebSphere
Applications
1 65 (3.46%) Photoshop
2 45 (2.39%) MS Excel
3 14 (0.74%) Adobe Illustrator
4 12 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 8 (0.43%) MS Office
6 4 (0.21%) CATIA
6 4 (0.21%) InDesign
6 4 (0.21%) InVision
6 4 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.21%) Siemens NX
7 3 (0.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 83 (4.41%) Magento
2 8 (0.43%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.21%) Teamcenter
3 4 (0.21%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.053%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.053%) Infor LN
5 1 (0.053%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.053%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 118 (6.28%) Amazon AWS
2 76 (4.04%) SaaS
3 36 (1.91%) Amazon EC2
4 31 (1.65%) GitHub
5 14 (0.74%) Google Analytics
6 11 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (0.59%) PaaS
7 10 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
7 10 (0.53%) IaaS
8 9 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 5 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 5 (0.27%) Amazon S3
10 5 (0.27%) Google App Engine
11 4 (0.21%) AdWords
11 4 (0.21%) MailChimp
11 4 (0.21%) Office 365
11 4 (0.21%) Oracle CX
12 3 (0.16%) Rackspace Cloud
12 3 (0.16%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 56 (2.98%) Internet
2 52 (2.77%) TCP/IP
3 45 (2.39%) DNS
3 45 (2.39%) HTTP
4 24 (1.28%) SSL
5 21 (1.12%) Firewall
5 21 (1.12%) SSH
6 19 (1.01%) SMTP
7 17 (0.90%) FTP
8 16 (0.85%) Telnet
8 16 (0.85%) VLAN
9 15 (0.80%) Unified Communications
10 13 (0.69%) Intranet
10 13 (0.69%) IPsec
10 13 (0.69%) OpenVPN
11 11 (0.59%) Cisco Nexus
12 9 (0.48%) Cisco IOS
12 9 (0.48%) LDAP
13 8 (0.43%) Cisco ASA
14 7 (0.37%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 899 (47.82%) MySQL
2 170 (9.04%) SQL Server
3 98 (5.21%) NoSQL
4 95 (5.05%) MongoDB
5 77 (4.10%) Relational Database
6 75 (3.99%) PostgreSQL
7 69 (3.67%) Big Data
8 49 (2.61%) Apache Cassandra
9 32 (1.70%) Redis
10 24 (1.28%) Hadoop
11 17 (0.90%) Amazon RDS
12 14 (0.74%) InterSystems Cache
13 13 (0.69%) Couchbase
14 11 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
14 11 (0.59%) DTS
15 10 (0.53%) Aerospike
15 10 (0.53%) RDBMS
16 8 (0.43%) Data Mining
16 8 (0.43%) Oracle Database
17 7 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 362 (19.26%) Git (software)
2 132 (7.02%) Jenkins
3 128 (6.81%) Subversion
4 74 (3.94%) PHPUnit
5 52 (2.77%) Selenium
6 44 (2.34%) JIRA
7 38 (2.02%) Vagrant
8 30 (1.60%) WebDriver
9 29 (1.54%) gulp
10 22 (1.17%) Bower
11 21 (1.12%) Maven
12 20 (1.06%) Grunt
13 15 (0.80%) Cucumber
13 15 (0.80%) Visual Studio
14 13 (0.69%) Selenium IDE
15 12 (0.64%) Bitbucket
15 12 (0.64%) ProC
15 12 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
16 11 (0.59%) Ant
16 11 (0.59%) SonarQube
General
1 175 (9.31%) Finance
2 85 (4.52%) Marketing
3 59 (3.14%) Retail
4 51 (2.71%) Games
5 47 (2.50%) Banking
5 47 (2.50%) Telecoms
6 41 (2.18%) Advertising
7 32 (1.70%) Publishing
8 21 (1.12%) Music Industry
9 15 (0.80%) Automotive
10 14 (0.74%) French Language
11 13 (0.69%) Legal
11 13 (0.69%) Manufacturing
12 8 (0.43%) Billing
13 7 (0.37%) Electronics
14 5 (0.27%) Back Office
15 3 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.11%) Local Government
17 1 (0.053%) Aerospace
17 1 (0.053%) Law
Job Titles
1 1383 (73.56%) Developer
2 887 (47.18%) PHP Developer
3 320 (17.02%) Web Developer
4 195 (10.37%) Senior Developer
5 174 (9.26%) PHP Web Developer
6 155 (8.24%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 142 (7.55%) Software Developer
8 141 (7.50%) JavaScript Developer
9 140 (7.45%) HTML Developer
10 139 (7.39%) Senior PHP Developer
11 122 (6.49%) HTML CSS Developer
12 97 (5.16%) MySQL Developer
13 93 (4.95%) Linux Engineer
14 87 (4.63%) Junior
14 87 (4.63%) PHP MySQL Developer
15 85 (4.52%) DevOps Engineer
16 82 (4.36%) Junior Developer
17 77 (4.10%) Java Developer
18 76 (4.04%) Full Stack Developer
19 62 (3.30%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1092 (58.09%) HTML
2 1006 (53.51%) CSS
3 527 (28.03%) jQuery
4 447 (23.78%) LAMP
5 288 (15.32%) HTML5
6 287 (15.27%) Symfony
7 267 (14.20%) AngularJS
8 250 (13.30%) Laravel
9 238 (12.66%) .NET
10 232 (12.34%) Web Services
11 199 (10.59%) CSS3
12 185 (9.84%) XML
13 152 (8.09%) Ajax
14 122 (6.49%) Node.js
15 115 (6.12%) JSON
16 114 (6.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 112 (5.96%) Sass
18 102 (5.43%) CakePHP
19 97 (5.16%) LEMP Stack
20 89 (4.73%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 149 (7.93%) Computer Science
2 123 (6.54%) User Experience
3 69 (3.67%) Mobile App
4 45 (2.39%) Analytical Skills
5 32 (1.70%) Visualisation
6 30 (1.60%) Mathematics
7 29 (1.54%) PMI
8 26 (1.38%) Data Structures
9 23 (1.22%) iPad
10 18 (0.96%) Driving Licence
11 17 (0.90%) Enterprise Cloud
12 15 (0.80%) Clustering
12 15 (0.80%) Data Centre
12 15 (0.80%) Graphic Design
13 10 (0.53%) Learning Management System
14 9 (0.48%) Physics
14 9 (0.48%) Social Media
15 8 (0.43%) Algorithms
15 8 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
16 6 (0.32%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 664 (35.32%) Linux
2 168 (8.94%) Windows
3 111 (5.90%) Unix
4 97 (5.16%) CentOS
5 76 (4.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 72 (3.83%) Android
7 68 (3.62%) Apple iOS
8 54 (2.87%) Ubuntu
9 38 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
10 33 (1.76%) Fedora
10 33 (1.76%) Windows Server
11 27 (1.44%) Debian
12 19 (1.01%) FreeBSD
13 7 (0.37%) AIX
13 7 (0.37%) VMS
14 5 (0.27%) Solaris
14 5 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
15 4 (0.21%) Mac OS
15 4 (0.21%) Windows 2000 Server
15 4 (0.21%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 570 (30.32%) Web Development
2 499 (26.54%) Agile Software Development
3 459 (24.41%) MVC
4 356 (18.94%) OO
5 340 (18.09%) OOP
6 230 (12.23%) Front End Development
7 188 (10.00%) Data Protection
8 179 (9.52%) OO PHP
9 166 (8.83%) E-Commerce
9 166 (8.83%) Scrum
10 162 (8.62%) DevOps
11 145 (7.71%) Software Engineering
12 137 (7.29%) Continuous Integration
13 132 (7.02%) TDD
14 117 (6.22%) Open Source
15 102 (5.43%) Mentoring
16 95 (5.05%) Configuration Management
17 77 (4.10%) SDLC
18 71 (3.78%) BDD
19 67 (3.56%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1193 (63.46%) JavaScript
2 437 (23.24%) Java
3 383 (20.37%) SQL
4 367 (19.52%) Python
5 213 (11.33%) C#
6 200 (10.64%) Ruby
7 167 (8.88%) Perl
8 136 (7.23%) Bash Shell
9 93 (4.95%) C++
10 83 (4.41%) PHP 5
11 76 (4.04%) C
12 35 (1.86%) Shell Script
13 30 (1.60%) VB.NET
14 29 (1.54%) PHP 7
15 26 (1.38%) VB
16 21 (1.12%) Scala
17 18 (0.96%) Objective-C
18 17 (0.90%) XPath
19 12 (0.64%) T-SQL
20 11 (0.59%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 255 (13.56%) Degree
2 41 (2.18%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (1.54%) PMI Certification
4 28 (1.49%) RHCE
4 28 (1.49%) RHCSA
4 28 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 24 (1.28%) CCNP
6 18 (0.96%) ISEB
7 16 (0.85%) CCIE
7 16 (0.85%) SC Cleared
7 16 (0.85%) Security Cleared
8 12 (0.64%) ISTQB
9 10 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (0.43%) RHCA
11 7 (0.37%) CISSP
12 6 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 5 (0.27%) JNCIE
14 4 (0.21%) CCNA
14 4 (0.21%) CEH
14 4 (0.21%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (6.12%) QA
2 14 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (0.37%) HL7
4 5 (0.27%) ISO13485
5 4 (0.21%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.11%) SLA
7 1 (0.053%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.053%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 59 (3.14%) Docker
2 50 (2.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (1.86%) Varnish
4 30 (1.60%) Postfix
5 18 (0.96%) GlusterFS
6 15 (0.80%) Sendmail
7 14 (0.74%) NFS
7 14 (0.74%) VMware ESX
7 14 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (0.69%) Hyper-V
8 13 (0.69%) pfSense
9 12 (0.64%) KVM
10 10 (0.53%) Active Directory
11 8 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
12 5 (0.27%) Squid
13 4 (0.21%) Xen
14 2 (0.11%) Firmware
14 2 (0.11%) QEMU
15 1 (0.053%) Corosync
15 1 (0.053%) iptables
Systems Management
1 156 (8.30%) Puppet
2 83 (4.41%) Ansible
3 81 (4.31%) Opscode Chef
4 33 (1.76%) Nagios
5 25 (1.33%) Cacti
6 18 (0.96%) Ganglia
6 18 (0.96%) OpenView
6 18 (0.96%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 10 (0.53%) HAProxy
8 6 (0.32%) Salt
8 6 (0.32%) ZABBIX
9 4 (0.21%) Oracle ZFS
10 2 (0.11%) Cisco CUCM
10 2 (0.11%) Cisco UCCE
10 2 (0.11%) cPanel
10 2 (0.11%) FreeIPA
10 2 (0.11%) Nmap
10 2 (0.11%) Red Hat Satellite
11 1 (0.053%) MAILsweeper
11 1 (0.053%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 222 (11.81%) Zend
2 101 (5.37%) Red Hat
3 79 (4.20%) VMware
4 76 (4.04%) Microsoft
5 61 (3.24%) Oracle
6 54 (2.87%) Cisco
7 44 (2.34%) Google
8 22 (1.17%) Adobe
9 20 (1.06%) Twitter
10 18 (0.96%) BMC
10 18 (0.96%) Splunk
11 15 (0.80%) Facebook
11 15 (0.80%) Juniper
12 14 (0.74%) Dell
12 14 (0.74%) HP
12 14 (0.74%) IBM
13 12 (0.64%) Apple
14 11 (0.59%) Coverity
15 9 (0.48%) Tableau
16 7 (0.37%) Perforce
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Romsey, Hampshire
Bright Executive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, 20 days holiday, vouchers
Posted: 13 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
ISL
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hastings, East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + full benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + excellent benefits & training
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
CatenaMedia
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum Negotiable + work from home hours
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Stratospherec
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Tiro Partners
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
ISL
Posted: 2 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Cloudscope
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Weybridge, Surrey
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Great benefits - see below.
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus + Bens + health
Posted: 2 days ago