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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 38 32 43
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Permanent jobs citing PHP 1267 1320 1215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.76% 6.35% 5.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.24% 13.01% 10.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1064 1177 1129
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
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
10351 10144 11394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 47.05% 48.82% 50.57%
Number of salaries quoted 8675 8937 10161
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +4 346 £30,000 -5.51% 39
Surrey -26 216 £37,500 +7.14% 24
Berkshire -26 199 £37,500 -6.25% 24
Buckinghamshire +34 167 £35,000 +1.44% 18
Oxfordshire +4 134 £37,500 +7.14% 24
East Sussex -19 113 £30,000 -6.25% 8
Kent +5 43 £27,500 - 11
West Sussex +6 41 £31,500 +40.00% 2
Sussex +10 11 £46,000 +37.88% 1
Middlesex -16 10 £35,000 - 3
M4 Corridor - 3 £75,000 -
Thames Valley - 1 £40,000 -
Home Counties - 1 - - 1
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 1576 (64.88%) JavaScript
2 1508 (62.08%) HTML
3 1422 (58.54%) CSS
4 1367 (56.28%) MySQL
5 974 (40.10%) jQuery
6 882 (36.31%) Linux
7 645 (26.55%) SQL
8 601 (24.74%) OO
9 595 (24.50%) LAMP
10 584 (24.04%) HTML5
11 568 (23.38%) MVC
12 537 (22.11%) Agile Software Development
13 524 (21.57%) Apache
14 523 (21.53%) Java
15 476 (19.60%) CSS3
16 451 (18.57%) Git (software)
17 407 (16.76%) .NET
18 402 (16.55%) PHP5
19 384 (15.81%) Web Development
20 369 (15.19%) C#
21 353 (14.53%) OOP
22 349 (14.37%) XML
23 343 (14.12%) Degree
24 341 (14.04%) Marketing
25 289 (11.90%) E-Commerce
26 286 (11.77%) Subversion
27 284 (11.69%) SQL Server
28 280 (11.53%) Ajax
29 276 (11.36%) Python
30 271 (11.16%) Windows

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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
1 524 (21.57%) Apache
2 252 (10.37%) WordPress
3 229 (9.43%) CMS
3 229 (9.43%) Drupal
4 116 (4.78%) IIS
5 106 (4.36%) Node.js
6 87 (3.58%) Joomla!
7 68 (2.80%) Tomcat
8 50 (2.06%) SharePoint
9 39 (1.61%) nginx
10 33 (1.36%) ColdFusion
11 23 (0.95%) ExpressionEngine
12 20 (0.82%) Moodle
13 17 (0.70%) WebLogic
14 16 (0.66%) WebSphere
14 16 (0.66%) MS Exchange
15 14 (0.58%) Umbraco
16 11 (0.45%) Confluence
17 10 (0.41%) Apache Solr
17 10 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 178 (7.33%) Photoshop
2 119 (4.90%) MS Excel
3 66 (2.72%) Adobe Illustrator
4 17 (0.70%) Fireworks
5 15 (0.62%) MS Visio
6 13 (0.54%) MS Office
7 11 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (0.21%) InDesign
8 5 (0.21%) MS Project
9 3 (0.12%) Mingle
10 2 (0.082%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.082%) Open Workbench
10 2 (0.082%) 3ds Max
11 1 (0.041%) Maya
11 1 (0.041%) QuarkXPress
11 1 (0.041%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 87 (3.58%) Magento
2 26 (1.07%) Google Analytics
3 18 (0.74%) Oracle CRM
4 8 (0.33%) WebTrends
5 6 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.12%) Tridion
7 3 (0.12%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 3 (0.12%) Visualfiles
7 3 (0.12%) Sage 200
8 1 (0.041%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.041%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.041%) nopCommerce
8 1 (0.041%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 85 (3.50%) SaaS
2 76 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (0.95%) GitHub
4 16 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
5 15 (0.62%) Office 365
6 13 (0.54%) Amazon S3
7 12 (0.49%) Amazon ELB
7 12 (0.49%) Route 53
7 12 (0.49%) PaaS
8 10 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (0.33%) IaaS
10 6 (0.25%) Rackspace Cloud
11 5 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
12 4 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
13 3 (0.12%) Heroku
14 2 (0.082%) Trello
14 2 (0.082%) Google Apps
14 2 (0.082%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 125 (5.15%) DNS
2 101 (4.16%) Firewall
3 88 (3.62%) Internet
4 52 (2.14%) HTTP
5 46 (1.89%) VPN
6 45 (1.85%) TCP/IP
7 36 (1.48%) Intranet
8 32 (1.32%) DHCP
9 30 (1.24%) FTP
10 29 (1.19%) LDAP
10 29 (1.19%) VoIP
11 27 (1.11%) VLAN
12 20 (0.82%) SSH
13 16 (0.66%) SNMP
14 15 (0.62%) Network Security
15 14 (0.58%) WAN
16 13 (0.54%) LAN
16 13 (0.54%) Wireshark
16 13 (0.54%) Cisco ASA
17 11 (0.45%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1367 (56.28%) MySQL
2 284 (11.69%) SQL Server
3 132 (5.43%) Relational Database
4 110 (4.53%) NoSQL
5 63 (2.59%) MongoDB
6 50 (2.06%) Big Data
7 39 (1.61%) RDBMS
7 39 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
8 28 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
9 25 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
10 21 (0.86%) Hadoop
10 21 (0.86%) Amazon RDS
11 20 (0.82%) Redis
12 19 (0.78%) MS Access
13 15 (0.62%) SQLite
14 14 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 13 (0.54%) Oracle Database
16 11 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
16 11 (0.45%) Apache Cassandra
17 9 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 451 (18.57%) Git (software)
2 286 (11.77%) Subversion
3 112 (4.61%) Selenium
4 103 (4.24%) Jenkins
5 83 (3.42%) JIRA
6 79 (3.25%) PHPUnit
7 58 (2.39%) WebDriver
8 39 (1.61%) Visual Studio
9 35 (1.44%) Dreamweaver
10 23 (0.95%) Mercurial
11 22 (0.91%) Cucumber
12 21 (0.86%) Xcode
13 20 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
14 19 (0.78%) Grunt
15 15 (0.62%) Maven
15 15 (0.62%) Hudson
16 13 (0.54%) JMeter
17 12 (0.49%) Appcelerator Titanium
17 12 (0.49%) Eclipse
18 11 (0.45%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 341 (14.04%) Marketing
2 156 (6.42%) Retail
3 102 (4.20%) Finance
4 66 (2.72%) Telecoms
5 53 (2.18%) Banking
6 45 (1.85%) Advertising
7 30 (1.24%) Games
8 27 (1.11%) Publishing
9 18 (0.74%) Manufacturing
10 15 (0.62%) Automotive
10 15 (0.62%) Legal
11 13 (0.54%) Back Office
11 13 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
12 11 (0.45%) French Language
13 8 (0.33%) Multimedia
14 6 (0.25%) Billing
15 4 (0.16%) Interactive Media
15 4 (0.16%) Investment Banking
16 3 (0.12%) Electronics
16 3 (0.12%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1681 (69.21%) Developer
2 883 (36.35%) PHP Developer
3 649 (26.72%) Web Developer
4 224 (9.22%) Senior Developer
5 215 (8.85%) PHP Web Developer
6 154 (6.34%) Front-End Developer
7 138 (5.68%) Analyst
8 137 (5.64%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 123 (5.06%) Senior PHP Developer
10 107 (4.41%) Software Developer
11 101 (4.16%) Junior
12 97 (3.99%) PHP LAMP Developer
13 94 (3.87%) Graduate
14 84 (3.46%) Junior Developer
15 82 (3.38%) Software Engineer
16 76 (3.13%) Senior Web Developer
17 66 (2.72%) Consultant
18 63 (2.59%) Administrator
18 63 (2.59%) Graduate Developer
18 63 (2.59%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1508 (62.08%) HTML
2 1422 (58.54%) CSS
3 974 (40.10%) jQuery
4 595 (24.50%) LAMP
5 584 (24.04%) HTML5
6 476 (19.60%) CSS3
7 407 (16.76%) .NET
8 349 (14.37%) XML
9 280 (11.53%) Ajax
10 258 (10.62%) Web Services
11 229 (9.43%) XHTML
12 187 (7.70%) Symfony
13 184 (7.58%) ASP.NET
14 162 (6.67%) JSON
15 141 (5.80%) AngularJS
16 117 (4.82%) Backbone.js
17 106 (4.36%) Sass
18 96 (3.95%) CodeIgniter
19 88 (3.62%) REST
20 83 (3.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 197 (8.11%) Open Source
2 178 (7.33%) Computer Science
3 169 (6.96%) User Experience
4 152 (6.26%) Mobile App
5 130 (5.35%) Social Media
6 83 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
7 43 (1.77%) W3C
8 29 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
9 25 (1.03%) Graphic Design
10 24 (0.99%) Animation
11 20 (0.82%) Mathematics
12 18 (0.74%) iPhone
12 18 (0.74%) E-Learning
13 17 (0.70%) Clustering
13 17 (0.70%) Replication
13 17 (0.70%) Management Information System
13 17 (0.70%) Digital Media
14 16 (0.66%) Blog
14 16 (0.66%) Blackberry
15 15 (0.62%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 882 (36.31%) Linux
2 271 (11.16%) Windows
3 167 (6.88%) Apple iOS
4 163 (6.71%) UNIX
5 116 (4.78%) Android
6 100 (4.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 86 (3.54%) Ubuntu
8 73 (3.01%) CentOS
9 24 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
10 20 (0.82%) Debian
11 15 (0.62%) SUSE
12 14 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
12 14 (0.58%) Solaris
13 13 (0.54%) AIX
14 12 (0.49%) Windows 7
15 9 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
16 8 (0.33%) Windows Phone
17 4 (0.16%) FreeBSD
18 3 (0.12%) Mac OS X
18 3 (0.12%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 601 (24.74%) OO
2 568 (23.38%) MVC
3 537 (22.11%) Agile Software Development
4 384 (15.81%) Web Development
5 353 (14.53%) OOP
6 289 (11.90%) E-Commerce
7 234 (9.63%) Software Engineering
8 215 (8.85%) OO PHP
9 164 (6.75%) Responsive Web Design
10 146 (6.01%) SEO
11 132 (5.43%) TDD
11 132 (5.43%) Digital Marketing
12 128 (5.27%) Scrum
13 124 (5.10%) Continuous Integration
14 101 (4.16%) Project Management
15 94 (3.87%) iOS Development
16 89 (3.66%) Web Design
17 87 (3.58%) Unit Testing
18 84 (3.46%) Mentoring
19 83 (3.42%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 1576 (64.88%) JavaScript
2 645 (26.55%) SQL
3 523 (21.53%) Java
4 402 (16.55%) PHP5
5 369 (15.19%) C#
6 276 (11.36%) Python
7 251 (10.33%) Perl
8 205 (8.44%) Ruby
9 188 (7.74%) C++
10 114 (4.69%) Bash Shell
11 59 (2.43%) Objective-C
12 55 (2.26%) C
13 53 (2.18%) VB.NET
14 46 (1.89%) VB
15 35 (1.44%) ActionScript
16 31 (1.28%) T-SQL
16 31 (1.28%) Shell Script
17 15 (0.62%) VBScript
18 14 (0.58%) PHP4
19 11 (0.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 343 (14.12%) Degree
2 47 (1.93%) Security Cleared
3 27 (1.11%) SC Cleared
4 19 (0.78%) CISSP
5 13 (0.54%) CCNA
5 13 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
7 10 (0.41%) ISTQB
7 10 (0.41%) ISEB
8 9 (0.37%) MCITP
9 8 (0.33%) CTC Cleared
10 7 (0.29%) CCNP
10 7 (0.29%) DV Cleared
10 7 (0.29%) BC Cleared
11 5 (0.21%) CEH
11 5 (0.21%) OSCP
11 5 (0.21%) OSCE
12 4 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (0.16%) CIW
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 173 (7.12%) QA
2 39 (1.61%) PCI DSS
3 32 (1.32%) ISO 9001
4 19 (0.78%) SLA
5 10 (0.41%) HIPAA
5 10 (0.41%) WAI
6 7 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.041%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 1 (0.041%) GAMP
System Software
1 52 (2.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (1.03%) Active Directory
3 20 (0.82%) Postfix
4 19 (0.78%) Snort
5 16 (0.66%) vSphere
6 11 (0.45%) VMware ESX
6 11 (0.45%) NFS
6 11 (0.45%) Squid
6 11 (0.45%) Xen
7 9 (0.37%) Hyper-V
8 8 (0.33%) KVM
8 8 (0.33%) Nmap
9 7 (0.29%) Varnish
10 6 (0.25%) Sendmail
10 6 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (0.21%) XenServer
12 3 (0.12%) Samba
13 2 (0.082%) Docker
13 2 (0.082%) VirtualBox
14 1 (0.041%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 89 (3.66%) Puppet
2 71 (2.92%) Opscode Chef
3 30 (1.24%) Vagrant
4 22 (0.91%) Nagios
5 13 (0.54%) ZABBIX
6 12 (0.49%) Zenoss
7 9 (0.37%) Norton AntiVirus
8 8 (0.33%) Nessus
9 7 (0.29%) Ansible
10 6 (0.25%) Control-M
10 6 (0.25%) OpenView
10 6 (0.25%) NetBackup
11 5 (0.21%) Capistrano
11 5 (0.21%) Plesk
11 5 (0.21%) Salt
12 4 (0.16%) HAProxy
13 3 (0.12%) ZENworks
14 2 (0.082%) Check_MK
14 2 (0.082%) Cacti
14 2 (0.082%) Munin
Vendors
1 255 (10.50%) Zend
2 183 (7.53%) Microsoft
3 138 (5.68%) Oracle
4 134 (5.52%) Red Hat
5 96 (3.95%) Adobe
6 78 (3.21%) VMware
7 60 (2.47%) Google
8 53 (2.18%) Twitter
9 44 (1.81%) Facebook
10 34 (1.40%) SAP
10 34 (1.40%) Cisco
11 30 (1.24%) JBoss
12 26 (1.07%) Citrix
13 21 (0.86%) IBM
14 20 (0.82%) Atlassian
14 20 (0.82%) HP
14 20 (0.82%) JD Edwards
15 17 (0.70%) BT
15 17 (0.70%) Business Objects
16 14 (0.58%) Rackspace
Middlesex
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 1 hour ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Oxfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Private Medical Cover
Posted: 2 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Evosearch Limited
Salary: £25k - 32k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Evosearch Limited
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £50000 per annum + Excellent Bens parking, pension,Health
Posted: 3 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits and progression
Posted: 8 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Sussex
Creation Recruitment
Posted: 19 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gosport, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday