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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 47 44 37
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Permanent jobs citing PHP 998 1150 1258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.19% 5.51% 6.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.90% 11.43% 12.26%
Number of salaries quoted 898 996 1075
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,250 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -
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
10083 10062 10264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 52.40% 48.20% 49.97%
Number of salaries quoted 8983 8799 8648
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the South East region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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 +8 329 £36,500 +5.79% 56
Surrey -1 216 £40,000 -11.11% 34
East Sussex +17 113 £37,500 +7.14% 15
Berkshire -25 111 £47,500 +18.75% 30
Oxfordshire -33 80 £42,500 +21.42% 12
Kent +18 66 £35,000 +6.46% 11
Buckinghamshire -11 54 £38,000 +8.57% 12
West Sussex -48 29 £32,500 -8.45% 3
Middlesex -5 3 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Sussex +2 1 £47,000 +10.58%
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 1515 (71.46%) JavaScript
2 1486 (70.09%) HTML
3 1409 (66.46%) CSS
4 1192 (56.23%) MySQL
5 829 (39.10%) jQuery
6 819 (38.63%) Linux
7 803 (37.88%) Agile Software Development
8 594 (28.02%) LAMP
9 587 (27.69%) Git (software)
10 578 (27.26%) OOP
11 551 (25.99%) OO
12 542 (25.57%) HTML5
13 493 (23.25%) MVC
14 459 (21.65%) SQL
15 442 (20.85%) CSS3
16 392 (18.49%) Apache
17 379 (17.88%) Python
18 368 (17.36%) Java
19 356 (16.79%) Web Development
20 344 (16.23%) XML
21 343 (16.18%) Subversion
22 297 (14.01%) Software Engineering
23 296 (13.96%) Ajax
24 285 (13.44%) TDD
25 280 (13.21%) Web Services
26 272 (12.83%) Front End Development
27 259 (12.22%) C#
28 253 (11.93%) Zend
29 250 (11.79%) AngularJS
30 242 (11.42%) Degree

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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
1 392 (18.49%) Apache
2 215 (10.14%) CMS
3 180 (8.49%) WordPress
4 151 (7.12%) Drupal
5 118 (5.57%) Node.js
6 75 (3.54%) IIS
7 72 (3.40%) nginx
8 66 (3.11%) Elasticsearch
9 39 (1.84%) Joomla!
10 33 (1.56%) Tomcat
11 29 (1.37%) Apache Solr
12 27 (1.27%) Apache Spark
12 27 (1.27%) ColdFusion
13 22 (1.04%) SharePoint
14 16 (0.75%) WebLogic
15 14 (0.66%) Umbraco
16 13 (0.61%) ExpressionEngine
17 12 (0.57%) OpenStack
18 11 (0.52%) JBoss
19 10 (0.47%) Moodle
Applications
1 106 (5.00%) Photoshop
2 78 (3.68%) MS Excel
3 34 (1.60%) Adobe Illustrator
4 32 (1.51%) GIMP
5 18 (0.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 7 (0.33%) MS Visio
7 6 (0.28%) InDesign
8 4 (0.19%) AutoCAD
8 4 (0.19%) Fireworks
8 4 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (0.14%) Adobe After Effects
10 2 (0.094%) MS Office
11 1 (0.047%) QuarkXPress
11 1 (0.047%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 117 (5.52%) Magento
2 12 (0.57%) Payment Gateway
3 11 (0.52%) JDE OneWorld
4 10 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 9 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
6 8 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.047%) Eloqua
7 1 (0.047%) Primavera
7 1 (0.047%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 124 (5.85%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (2.41%) SaaS
3 42 (1.98%) GitHub
4 39 (1.84%) Google Cloud Platform
5 36 (1.70%) Google Compute Engine
6 24 (1.13%) Google Analytics
7 14 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
8 10 (0.47%) Amazon S3
8 10 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (0.47%) Route 53
9 9 (0.42%) Amazon ELB
9 9 (0.42%) CloudFront
10 7 (0.33%) AdWords
10 7 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
11 6 (0.28%) Sage Pay
11 6 (0.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 5 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
12 5 (0.24%) Dropbox
12 5 (0.24%) Google Drive
12 5 (0.24%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 96 (4.53%) DNS
2 57 (2.69%) Internet
3 54 (2.55%) Firewall
4 47 (2.22%) HTTP
5 34 (1.60%) Intranet
6 29 (1.37%) LDAP
7 28 (1.32%) TCP/IP
8 22 (1.04%) VPN
9 16 (0.75%) BGP
9 16 (0.75%) DHCP
9 16 (0.75%) Network Security
10 14 (0.66%) VoIP
11 13 (0.61%) IPsec
11 13 (0.61%) LAN
12 12 (0.57%) SSL
12 12 (0.57%) WAN
13 11 (0.52%) SAN
13 11 (0.52%) SSH
14 9 (0.42%) FTP
15 8 (0.38%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1192 (56.23%) MySQL
2 206 (9.72%) NoSQL
2 206 (9.72%) SQL Server
3 104 (4.91%) MongoDB
4 83 (3.92%) Relational Database
5 65 (3.07%) PostgreSQL
6 59 (2.78%) Hadoop
7 48 (2.26%) Apache Cassandra
8 44 (2.08%) Big Data
9 37 (1.75%) SQLite
10 36 (1.70%) Redis
11 32 (1.51%) SQL Server 2008
12 24 (1.13%) Data Mining
13 20 (0.94%) MariaDB
14 18 (0.85%) RDBMS
15 17 (0.80%) Oracle Database
16 14 (0.66%) Oracle BI EE
17 12 (0.57%) DTS
17 12 (0.57%) RavenDB
18 11 (0.52%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 587 (27.69%) Git (software)
2 343 (16.18%) Subversion
3 200 (9.43%) PHPUnit
4 161 (7.59%) Selenium
5 130 (6.13%) Jenkins
6 72 (3.40%) JIRA
7 71 (3.35%) Grunt
8 51 (2.41%) Visual Studio
9 45 (2.12%) Protractor
10 36 (1.70%) JUnit
11 35 (1.65%) WebDriver
12 32 (1.51%) Trac
13 31 (1.46%) gulp
14 30 (1.42%) Bower
14 30 (1.42%) Maven
15 24 (1.13%) Hudson
16 23 (1.08%) Cucumber
16 23 (1.08%) JMeter
17 19 (0.90%) Bugzilla
17 19 (0.90%) Eclipse
General
1 186 (8.77%) Marketing
2 143 (6.75%) Finance
3 42 (1.98%) Games
4 36 (1.70%) Retail
5 28 (1.32%) Manufacturing
6 27 (1.27%) Legal
6 27 (1.27%) Telecoms
7 23 (1.08%) Electronics
8 22 (1.04%) Publishing
9 20 (0.94%) Advertising
10 19 (0.90%) Banking
11 15 (0.71%) Back Office
12 10 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
13 9 (0.42%) Automotive
14 6 (0.28%) Law
15 5 (0.24%) Russian Language
16 4 (0.19%) Billing
16 4 (0.19%) French Language
16 4 (0.19%) Japanese Language
17 2 (0.094%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 1625 (76.65%) Developer
2 1005 (47.41%) PHP Developer
3 527 (24.86%) Web Developer
4 329 (15.52%) PHP Web Developer
5 241 (11.37%) Senior Developer
6 211 (9.95%) HTML Developer
7 186 (8.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 167 (7.88%) HTML CSS Developer
9 165 (7.78%) Senior PHP Developer
10 163 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
11 106 (5.00%) Software Developer
12 93 (4.39%) Junior
13 88 (4.15%) Software Engineer
14 86 (4.06%) Junior Developer
14 86 (4.06%) MySQL Developer
15 84 (3.96%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 81 (3.82%) PHP MySQL Developer
17 76 (3.58%) Lead Developer
18 65 (3.07%) Linux Engineer
19 64 (3.02%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1486 (70.09%) HTML
2 1409 (66.46%) CSS
3 829 (39.10%) jQuery
4 594 (28.02%) LAMP
5 542 (25.57%) HTML5
6 442 (20.85%) CSS3
7 344 (16.23%) XML
8 296 (13.96%) Ajax
9 280 (13.21%) Web Services
10 250 (11.79%) AngularJS
11 240 (11.32%) .NET
12 239 (11.27%) Symfony
13 213 (10.05%) Sass
14 177 (8.35%) Laravel
15 174 (8.21%) JSON
16 165 (7.78%) REST
17 152 (7.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 139 (6.56%) RESTful
19 119 (5.61%) ASP.NET
20 117 (5.52%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 206 (9.72%) User Experience
2 169 (7.97%) Computer Science
3 126 (5.94%) Mobile App
4 76 (3.58%) Analytical Skills
5 63 (2.97%) Algorithms
6 60 (2.83%) Data Centre
7 53 (2.50%) iPad
8 49 (2.31%) Social Media
9 47 (2.22%) iPhone
10 33 (1.56%) Mathematics
11 28 (1.32%) Blog
12 26 (1.23%) Management Information System
13 25 (1.18%) Data Structures
14 21 (0.99%) Visualisation
15 20 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
16 16 (0.75%) Clustering
16 16 (0.75%) Online Games
17 15 (0.71%) Life Science
18 13 (0.61%) Internet of Things
19 11 (0.52%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 819 (38.63%) Linux
2 193 (9.10%) Windows
3 119 (5.61%) Android
3 119 (5.61%) Apple iOS
4 114 (5.38%) Unix
5 103 (4.86%) Debian
6 89 (4.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 66 (3.11%) CentOS
8 40 (1.89%) Ubuntu
8 40 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
9 28 (1.32%) Windows Server
10 26 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
11 22 (1.04%) Windows Mobile
12 15 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
13 14 (0.66%) AIX
14 8 (0.38%) Windows 7
15 6 (0.28%) Windows 8
16 4 (0.19%) Mac OS X
17 3 (0.14%) Windows 10
18 2 (0.094%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 803 (37.88%) Agile Software Development
2 578 (27.26%) OOP
3 551 (25.99%) OO
4 493 (23.25%) MVC
5 356 (16.79%) Web Development
6 297 (14.01%) Software Engineering
7 285 (13.44%) TDD
8 272 (12.83%) Front End Development
9 238 (11.23%) E-Commerce
10 213 (10.05%) Continuous Integration
11 193 (9.10%) OO PHP
12 165 (7.78%) Open Source
13 159 (7.50%) Scrum
14 156 (7.36%) Responsive Web Design
15 153 (7.22%) Unit Testing
16 133 (6.27%) BDD
17 105 (4.95%) Web Design
18 101 (4.76%) Mobile Development
19 95 (4.48%) Mentoring
20 94 (4.43%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1515 (71.46%) JavaScript
2 459 (21.65%) SQL
3 379 (17.88%) Python
4 368 (17.36%) Java
5 259 (12.22%) C#
6 226 (10.66%) Ruby
7 210 (9.91%) Perl
8 124 (5.85%) Bash Shell
9 105 (4.95%) PHP 5
10 97 (4.58%) C++
11 66 (3.11%) Objective-C
12 49 (2.31%) C
13 47 (2.22%) Scala
14 27 (1.27%) PL/SQL
15 23 (1.08%) VB.NET
16 19 (0.90%) PHP 7
17 17 (0.80%) VB
18 14 (0.66%) ActionScript
18 14 (0.66%) T-SQL
19 12 (0.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 242 (11.42%) Degree
2 48 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (1.37%) CCNA
4 16 (0.75%) CCNP
5 12 (0.57%) Security Cleared
6 9 (0.42%) ISEB
6 9 (0.42%) MySQL Certification
7 7 (0.33%) ISTQB
8 6 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (0.24%) AWS Certification
9 5 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (0.19%) CCIE
10 4 (0.19%) CHFI
10 4 (0.19%) CISM
10 4 (0.19%) CISSP
10 4 (0.19%) GREM
10 4 (0.19%) HNC
10 4 (0.19%) HND
10 4 (0.19%) MCSE
10 4 (0.19%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 145 (6.84%) QA
2 9 (0.42%) SDET
3 6 (0.28%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.19%) HIPAA
4 4 (0.19%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.14%) SLA
6 1 (0.047%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.047%) FISMA
6 1 (0.047%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 58 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (1.60%) Active Directory
3 23 (1.08%) KVM
4 16 (0.75%) Squid
5 12 (0.57%) Varnish
6 10 (0.47%) Hyper-V
7 9 (0.42%) VirtualBox
8 8 (0.38%) Postfix
8 8 (0.38%) vCloud
8 8 (0.38%) Xen
9 5 (0.24%) Docker
10 4 (0.19%) Firmware
11 3 (0.14%) Sendmail
11 3 (0.14%) vSphere
12 2 (0.094%) Cygwin
12 2 (0.094%) NFS
13 1 (0.047%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.047%) Samba
13 1 (0.047%) Snort
13 1 (0.047%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 108 (5.09%) Puppet
2 52 (2.45%) Opscode Chef
3 30 (1.42%) Nagios
4 16 (0.75%) Ansible
5 11 (0.52%) ZABBIX
6 10 (0.47%) Zenoss
7 9 (0.42%) Capistrano
8 5 (0.24%) CFEngine
9 3 (0.14%) Oozie
9 3 (0.14%) Salt
10 2 (0.094%) Cacti
10 2 (0.094%) HAProxy
10 2 (0.094%) OpenNebula
10 2 (0.094%) Opsview
10 2 (0.094%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 2 (0.094%) SCCM
10 2 (0.094%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 1 (0.047%) Nmap
11 1 (0.047%) OpenView
11 1 (0.047%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 253 (11.93%) Zend
2 135 (6.37%) Microsoft
3 109 (5.14%) Google
4 86 (4.06%) Adobe
5 81 (3.82%) VMware
6 71 (3.35%) Red Hat
7 69 (3.25%) Oracle
8 37 (1.75%) Twitter
9 36 (1.70%) Cisco
10 33 (1.56%) Citrix
11 21 (0.99%) Percona
12 16 (0.75%) Facebook
12 16 (0.75%) Xamarin
13 12 (0.57%) SAP
14 11 (0.52%) Rackspace
15 10 (0.47%) HP
15 10 (0.47%) Juniper
16 8 (0.38%) hybris
16 8 (0.38%) Sony
17 7 (0.33%) SolarWinds
Reading, Berkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum DOE
Posted: 8 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Ascot, Berkshire
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + full benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: 9 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Chichester, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Surrey
CDI Anders Elite Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Recann
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 30% bonus and benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 30% bonus and benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £37000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus, Private medical
Posted: 17 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
South East
Premier IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday