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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 41 31 40
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +9
Permanent jobs citing PHP 1255 1407 1258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.55% 6.47% 5.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.58% 13.20% 10.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1064 1268 1158
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,900 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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
10833 10656 11537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 47.87% 49.03% 50.40%
Number of salaries quoted 9150 9362 10308
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 0 334 £30,000 -7.69% 42
Surrey -22 217 £37,500 +7.14% 21
Berkshire -19 210 £37,750 -4.43% 22
Buckinghamshire +33 170 £35,000 +7.69% 16
Oxfordshire +5 126 £37,500 +7.14% 21
East Sussex -20 113 £30,000 -7.69% 12
West Sussex 0 49 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Kent -14 37 £30,000 - 4
Middlesex -5 17 £36,250 -3.33% 2
Sussex +9 5 - - 1
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 1606 (64.50%) JavaScript
2 1571 (63.09%) HTML
3 1489 (59.80%) CSS
4 1353 (54.34%) MySQL
5 1003 (40.28%) jQuery
6 860 (34.54%) Linux
7 624 (25.06%) SQL
8 615 (24.70%) OO
9 608 (24.42%) HTML5
10 605 (24.30%) MVC
11 581 (23.33%) LAMP
12 537 (21.57%) Java
13 532 (21.37%) Apache
14 495 (19.88%) CSS3
15 444 (17.83%) Git (software)
16 433 (17.39%) .NET
17 415 (16.67%) PHP5
18 384 (15.42%) Web Development
19 370 (14.86%) C#
20 357 (14.34%) XML
21 352 (14.14%) OOP
22 341 (13.69%) Marketing
23 326 (13.09%) Agile Software Development
24 318 (12.77%) Degree
25 314 (12.61%) E-Commerce
26 299 (12.01%) Ajax
27 290 (11.65%) Python
27 290 (11.65%) SQL Server
28 271 (10.88%) WordPress
29 268 (10.76%) Windows

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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
1 532 (21.37%) Apache
2 271 (10.88%) WordPress
3 251 (10.08%) CMS
4 248 (9.96%) Drupal
5 120 (4.82%) IIS
6 114 (4.58%) Node.js
7 91 (3.65%) Joomla!
8 68 (2.73%) Tomcat
9 51 (2.05%) SharePoint
10 36 (1.45%) nginx
11 27 (1.08%) ColdFusion
12 25 (1.00%) ExpressionEngine
13 19 (0.76%) Moodle
14 18 (0.72%) WebSphere
15 17 (0.68%) MS Exchange
15 17 (0.68%) WebLogic
16 13 (0.52%) SilverStripe
17 12 (0.48%) Umbraco
18 11 (0.44%) Apache Solr
18 11 (0.44%) Confluence
Applications
1 173 (6.95%) Photoshop
2 108 (4.34%) MS Excel
3 66 (2.65%) Adobe Illustrator
4 21 (0.84%) Fireworks
5 17 (0.68%) MS Office
6 13 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
7 11 (0.44%) MS Visio
8 6 (0.24%) InDesign
9 5 (0.20%) Mingle
9 5 (0.20%) 3ds Max
10 4 (0.16%) Maya
11 3 (0.12%) MS Project
12 2 (0.080%) Open Workbench
12 2 (0.080%) Spreadsheet
13 1 (0.040%) QuarkXPress
13 1 (0.040%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 98 (3.94%) Magento
2 36 (1.45%) Google Analytics
3 21 (0.84%) Oracle CRM
4 10 (0.40%) WebTrends
5 8 (0.32%) 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 1 (0.040%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.040%) Tridion
8 1 (0.040%) nopCommerce
8 1 (0.040%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 86 (3.45%) SaaS
2 75 (3.01%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
4 20 (0.80%) GitHub
5 17 (0.68%) PaaS
6 11 (0.44%) Office 365
6 11 (0.44%) Amazon S3
7 8 (0.32%) Route 53
7 8 (0.32%) IaaS
7 8 (0.32%) Amazon ELB
8 7 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (0.24%) Rackspace Cloud
10 5 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
12 3 (0.12%) Heroku
13 2 (0.080%) Google App Engine
13 2 (0.080%) Google Apps
14 1 (0.040%) Pure360
14 1 (0.040%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 111 (4.46%) DNS
2 92 (3.69%) Firewall
3 86 (3.45%) Internet
4 51 (2.05%) VPN
5 50 (2.01%) HTTP
6 43 (1.73%) TCP/IP
7 40 (1.61%) Intranet
8 32 (1.29%) FTP
9 28 (1.12%) DHCP
9 28 (1.12%) VoIP
10 25 (1.00%) VLAN
11 20 (0.80%) LDAP
12 16 (0.64%) SSH
13 13 (0.52%) Network Security
13 13 (0.52%) Wireshark
13 13 (0.52%) SNMP
14 11 (0.44%) Cisco ASA
14 11 (0.44%) Cisco IOS
14 11 (0.44%) OpenVPN
14 11 (0.44%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1353 (54.34%) MySQL
2 290 (11.65%) SQL Server
3 126 (5.06%) Relational Database
4 108 (4.34%) NoSQL
5 67 (2.69%) MongoDB
6 60 (2.41%) Big Data
7 40 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
8 37 (1.49%) RDBMS
9 36 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
10 32 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
11 21 (0.84%) MS Access
12 20 (0.80%) Hadoop
13 19 (0.76%) Redis
14 15 (0.60%) SQLite
15 14 (0.56%) Amazon RDS
16 13 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 12 (0.48%) Apache Cassandra
17 12 (0.48%) Oracle Database
18 9 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
19 8 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 444 (17.83%) Git (software)
2 260 (10.44%) Subversion
3 97 (3.90%) Selenium
4 84 (3.37%) Jenkins
5 73 (2.93%) PHPUnit
6 71 (2.85%) JIRA
7 49 (1.97%) WebDriver
8 39 (1.57%) Visual Studio
9 36 (1.45%) Dreamweaver
10 27 (1.08%) Grunt
11 23 (0.92%) Mercurial
12 20 (0.80%) Xcode
12 20 (0.80%) Cucumber
13 18 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
14 15 (0.60%) Hudson
14 15 (0.60%) Eclipse
15 14 (0.56%) Behat
16 11 (0.44%) TeamCity
17 10 (0.40%) Bugzilla
17 10 (0.40%) JMeter
General
1 341 (13.69%) Marketing
2 160 (6.43%) Retail
3 97 (3.90%) Finance
4 59 (2.37%) Telecoms
5 46 (1.85%) Advertising
6 40 (1.61%) Banking
7 33 (1.33%) Publishing
8 31 (1.24%) Games
9 21 (0.84%) Manufacturing
10 15 (0.60%) Back Office
10 15 (0.60%) Automotive
11 14 (0.56%) French Language
12 13 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
12 13 (0.52%) Legal
13 10 (0.40%) Multimedia
14 8 (0.32%) Billing
15 4 (0.16%) Interactive Media
16 3 (0.12%) Aerospace
16 3 (0.12%) Electronics
17 2 (0.080%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1739 (69.84%) Developer
2 898 (36.06%) PHP Developer
3 649 (26.06%) Web Developer
4 233 (9.36%) Senior Developer
5 204 (8.19%) PHP Web Developer
6 156 (6.27%) Front-End Developer
7 146 (5.86%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 134 (5.38%) Analyst
9 124 (4.98%) Senior PHP Developer
10 116 (4.66%) Software Developer
11 90 (3.61%) Junior
12 88 (3.53%) PHP LAMP Developer
13 76 (3.05%) Graduate
14 75 (3.01%) Software Engineer
15 73 (2.93%) Consultant
16 71 (2.85%) C# Developer
16 71 (2.85%) Junior Developer
17 70 (2.81%) Senior Web Developer
18 67 (2.69%) Programmer
19 60 (2.41%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1571 (63.09%) HTML
2 1489 (59.80%) CSS
3 1003 (40.28%) jQuery
4 608 (24.42%) HTML5
5 581 (23.33%) LAMP
6 495 (19.88%) CSS3
7 433 (17.39%) .NET
8 357 (14.34%) XML
9 299 (12.01%) Ajax
10 262 (10.52%) Web Services
11 227 (9.12%) XHTML
12 214 (8.59%) Symfony
13 193 (7.75%) ASP.NET
14 159 (6.39%) JSON
15 137 (5.50%) AngularJS
16 126 (5.06%) Backbone.js
17 110 (4.42%) REST
18 109 (4.38%) CodeIgniter
19 106 (4.26%) Sass
20 91 (3.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 222 (8.92%) Open Source
2 165 (6.63%) Mobile App
3 161 (6.47%) Computer Science
4 129 (5.18%) Social Media
5 56 (2.25%) W3C
6 27 (1.08%) Graphic Design
6 27 (1.08%) Clustering
7 22 (0.88%) Management Information System
7 22 (0.88%) Mathematics
7 22 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
8 20 (0.80%) iPhone
8 20 (0.80%) Animation
9 19 (0.76%) Digital Media
10 18 (0.72%) E-Learning
10 18 (0.72%) iDTV
10 18 (0.72%) Blog
11 16 (0.64%) Client/Server
12 15 (0.60%) Blackberry
13 13 (0.52%) Replication
14 12 (0.48%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 860 (34.54%) Linux
2 268 (10.76%) Windows
3 188 (7.55%) Apple iOS
4 164 (6.59%) UNIX
5 127 (5.10%) Android
6 94 (3.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 74 (2.97%) Ubuntu
8 59 (2.37%) CentOS
9 25 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (0.72%) Debian
11 16 (0.64%) Solaris
12 15 (0.60%) Windows 7
13 14 (0.56%) AIX
14 13 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
15 12 (0.48%) SUSE
16 9 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
17 7 (0.28%) Windows Phone
18 6 (0.24%) FreeBSD
19 3 (0.12%) Windows 8
19 3 (0.12%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 615 (24.70%) OO
2 605 (24.30%) MVC
3 384 (15.42%) Web Development
4 352 (14.14%) OOP
5 326 (13.09%) Agile Software Development
6 314 (12.61%) E-Commerce
7 214 (8.59%) Software Engineering
8 213 (8.55%) OO PHP
9 176 (7.07%) Responsive Web Design
10 152 (6.10%) SEO
11 144 (5.78%) TDD
12 132 (5.30%) Scrum
13 123 (4.94%) Project Management
13 123 (4.94%) Digital Marketing
14 108 (4.34%) Continuous Integration
14 108 (4.34%) Content Management
14 108 (4.34%) iOS Development
15 105 (4.22%) Web Design
16 97 (3.90%) Unit Testing
17 83 (3.33%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 1606 (64.50%) JavaScript
2 624 (25.06%) SQL
3 537 (21.57%) Java
4 415 (16.67%) PHP5
5 370 (14.86%) C#
6 290 (11.65%) Python
7 245 (9.84%) Perl
8 223 (8.96%) Ruby
9 203 (8.15%) C++
10 110 (4.42%) Bash Shell
11 62 (2.49%) Objective-C
12 57 (2.29%) VB.NET
13 53 (2.13%) C
14 47 (1.89%) VB
15 40 (1.61%) ActionScript
16 34 (1.37%) Shell Script
17 25 (1.00%) T-SQL
18 15 (0.60%) VBScript
19 13 (0.52%) PHP4
20 9 (0.36%) Scala
Qualifications
1 318 (12.77%) Degree
2 44 (1.77%) Security Cleared
3 21 (0.84%) CISSP
4 18 (0.72%) SC Cleared
5 13 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
7 11 (0.44%) ISTQB
7 11 (0.44%) ISEB
8 9 (0.36%) MCITP
8 9 (0.36%) CCNA
8 9 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (0.28%) DV Cleared
10 6 (0.24%) CEH
10 6 (0.24%) OSCP
10 6 (0.24%) OSCE
11 5 (0.20%) BC Cleared
11 5 (0.20%) CTC Cleared
11 5 (0.20%) CIW
12 4 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (0.16%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 170 (6.83%) QA
2 41 (1.65%) PCI DSS
3 29 (1.16%) ISO 9001
4 18 (0.72%) SLA
5 13 (0.52%) WAI
6 11 (0.44%) HIPAA
7 7 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.040%) WCAG
8 1 (0.040%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 1 (0.040%) GAMP
System Software
1 49 (1.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (1.00%) Active Directory
3 21 (0.84%) Snort
4 16 (0.64%) Postfix
4 16 (0.64%) vSphere
5 11 (0.44%) Xen
5 11 (0.44%) Squid
6 10 (0.40%) Varnish
6 10 (0.40%) Hyper-V
7 9 (0.36%) NFS
7 9 (0.36%) Nmap
7 9 (0.36%) VMware ESX
8 7 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (0.24%) KVM
10 3 (0.12%) Sendmail
11 2 (0.080%) Docker
11 2 (0.080%) XenServer
11 2 (0.080%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.040%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 84 (3.37%) Puppet
2 75 (3.01%) Opscode Chef
3 33 (1.33%) Vagrant
4 28 (1.12%) Nagios
5 13 (0.52%) ZABBIX
6 11 (0.44%) Zenoss
6 11 (0.44%) OpenView
7 9 (0.36%) Cacti
7 9 (0.36%) Nessus
8 7 (0.28%) Plesk
8 7 (0.28%) Norton AntiVirus
8 7 (0.28%) Ansible
9 6 (0.24%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 6 (0.24%) Ganglia
10 5 (0.20%) Capistrano
10 5 (0.20%) Control-M
10 5 (0.20%) NetBackup
10 5 (0.20%) Salt
11 4 (0.16%) HAProxy
12 3 (0.12%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 251 (10.08%) Zend
2 191 (7.67%) Microsoft
3 149 (5.98%) Oracle
4 120 (4.82%) Red Hat
5 98 (3.94%) Adobe
6 73 (2.93%) Google
7 72 (2.89%) VMware
8 57 (2.29%) Twitter
9 44 (1.77%) Facebook
10 40 (1.61%) SAP
11 32 (1.29%) JBoss
12 29 (1.16%) Cisco
13 24 (0.96%) Citrix
14 23 (0.92%) JD Edwards
15 22 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
16 21 (0.84%) BT
17 20 (0.80%) IBM
18 15 (0.60%) Rackspace
18 15 (0.60%) HP
19 12 (0.48%) Atlassian
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 to £28000 per annum - Pension + Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum - Bonus + Pension
Posted: 23 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Dental, BUPA, days out, 10-5
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Emsworth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 37.5 hour week, 25 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liss, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Negotiable + Bonus (10%) + Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Dorking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Esher, Surrey
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: Yesterday