The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 20 18 13
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Permanent jobs citing PHP 62 79 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 9.73% 10.91% 14.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.13% 18.24% 26.20%
Number of salaries quoted 58 78 116
Median salary £40,000 £36,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Programming Languages Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
342 433 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 53.69% 59.81% 55.05%
Number of salaries quoted 324 416 423
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

PHP
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Southampton region.

PHP Salary Trend in Southampton

PHP
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

PHP Salary Histogram in Southampton

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 Southampton region with a requirement for PHP.

1 109 (61.24%) Linux
2 97 (54.49%) JavaScript
3 87 (48.88%) HTML
4 85 (47.75%) MySQL
5 83 (46.63%) CSS
6 58 (32.58%) Web Development
7 57 (32.02%) OOP
8 54 (30.34%) LAMP
8 54 (30.34%) HTML5
9 52 (29.21%) MVC
10 46 (25.84%) Red Hat
11 45 (25.28%) Agile Software Development
12 44 (24.72%) OO
13 43 (24.16%) Software Engineering
14 42 (23.60%) Apache
15 41 (23.03%) Python
16 38 (21.35%) Docker
17 37 (20.79%) AngularJS
18 36 (20.22%) Scrum
19 34 (19.10%) Windows
19 34 (19.10%) Symfony
20 33 (18.54%) nginx
20 33 (18.54%) Java
21 32 (17.98%) CentOS
22 31 (17.42%) Web Services
23 30 (16.85%) DevOps
24 29 (16.29%) LEMP Stack
24 29 (16.29%) Puppet
25 28 (15.73%) Amazon AWS
25 28 (15.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 42 (23.60%) Apache
2 33 (18.54%) nginx
3 22 (12.36%) Elasticsearch
4 17 (9.55%) CMS
5 11 (6.18%) Drupal
6 9 (5.06%) WordPress
7 3 (1.69%) Joomla!
7 3 (1.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (8.99%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.25%) MS Office
3 2 (1.12%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (2.81%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 28 (15.73%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (8.43%) SaaS
3 3 (1.69%) MailChimp
3 3 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (11.80%) TCP/IP
2 16 (8.99%) HTTP
3 14 (7.87%) Internet
4 11 (6.18%) DNS
5 8 (4.49%) FTP
5 8 (4.49%) IPsec
5 8 (4.49%) OpenVPN
5 8 (4.49%) SMTP
5 8 (4.49%) SSH
5 8 (4.49%) Telnet
5 8 (4.49%) VLAN
6 5 (2.81%) Unified Communications
7 4 (2.25%) VoIP
8 3 (1.69%) Firewall
8 3 (1.69%) LDAP
8 3 (1.69%) SSL
8 3 (1.69%) VPN
9 2 (1.12%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (1.12%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (47.75%) MySQL
2 27 (15.17%) Big Data
3 19 (10.67%) Apache Cassandra
4 17 (9.55%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (6.74%) Redis
6 10 (5.62%) InterSystems Cache
6 10 (5.62%) NoSQL
7 8 (4.49%) Couchbase
8 5 (2.81%) SQL Server
9 4 (2.25%) Aerospike
9 4 (2.25%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.69%) Cognos Impromptu
10 3 (1.69%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.56%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 26 (14.61%) Git (software)
2 17 (9.55%) Jenkins
3 11 (6.18%) Subversion
4 7 (3.93%) Vagrant
5 4 (2.25%) Bower
5 4 (2.25%) gulp
5 4 (2.25%) Yeoman
6 3 (1.69%) Trac
7 1 (0.56%) JIRA
General
1 21 (11.80%) Games
2 17 (9.55%) Music Industry
3 8 (4.49%) French Language
4 4 (2.25%) Electronics
4 4 (2.25%) Marketing
5 3 (1.69%) Advertising
6 1 (0.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 88 (49.44%) Developer
2 65 (36.52%) PHP Developer
3 28 (15.73%) Linux Engineer
4 27 (15.17%) Web Developer
5 25 (14.04%) Software Engineer
6 22 (12.36%) PHP Web Developer
6 22 (12.36%) Systems Engineer
7 18 (10.11%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 16 (8.99%) DevOps Engineer
9 15 (8.43%) Senior Developer
10 14 (7.87%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 12 (6.74%) PHP Software Engineer
11 12 (6.74%) Senior PHP Developer
11 12 (6.74%) Senior Web Developer
12 11 (6.18%) Junior
13 10 (5.62%) Junior Developer
13 10 (5.62%) Software Developer
14 9 (5.06%) Lead Software Engineer
14 9 (5.06%) Senior PHP Web Developer
15 8 (4.49%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (48.88%) HTML
2 83 (46.63%) CSS
3 54 (30.34%) HTML5
3 54 (30.34%) LAMP
4 37 (20.79%) AngularJS
5 34 (19.10%) Symfony
6 31 (17.42%) Web Services
7 29 (16.29%) LEMP Stack
8 26 (14.61%) CSS3
9 24 (13.48%) jQuery
10 23 (12.92%) Node.js
11 20 (11.24%) Laravel
11 20 (11.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 15 (8.43%) Regular Expression
13 14 (7.87%) Ext JS
14 10 (5.62%) mod_perl
15 9 (5.06%) XHTML
16 8 (4.49%) LAPP Stack
16 8 (4.49%) PHP-FPM
17 7 (3.93%) Behat
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.30%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.62%) Clustering
3 7 (3.93%) BBC
4 4 (2.25%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.69%) iPad
5 3 (1.69%) Social Media
6 2 (1.12%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.56%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 109 (61.24%) Linux
2 34 (19.10%) Windows
3 32 (17.98%) CentOS
4 28 (15.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 25 (14.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (13.48%) Fedora
7 16 (8.99%) FreeBSD
8 11 (6.18%) Unix
9 10 (5.62%) Android
10 9 (5.06%) Windows Server
11 7 (3.93%) Apple iOS
12 5 (2.81%) Ubuntu
13 3 (1.69%) VMS
13 3 (1.69%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.56%) Debian
14 1 (0.56%) OpenWrt
14 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (32.58%) Web Development
2 57 (32.02%) OOP
3 52 (29.21%) MVC
4 45 (25.28%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (24.72%) OO
6 43 (24.16%) Software Engineering
7 36 (20.22%) Scrum
8 30 (16.85%) DevOps
9 26 (14.61%) OO PHP
10 24 (13.48%) Configuration Management
11 23 (12.92%) SOLID
12 20 (11.24%) Continuous Integration
12 20 (11.24%) TDD
13 18 (10.11%) ITIL
13 18 (10.11%) Load Balancing
13 18 (10.11%) SDLC
14 14 (7.87%) E-Commerce
14 14 (7.87%) Front End Development
14 14 (7.87%) Information Security
15 11 (6.18%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 97 (54.49%) JavaScript
2 41 (23.03%) Python
3 33 (18.54%) Java
4 27 (15.17%) SQL
5 26 (14.61%) Bash Shell
6 24 (13.48%) Perl
7 22 (12.36%) PHP 7
7 22 (12.36%) Ruby
8 18 (10.11%) PHP 5
9 16 (8.99%) C++
10 15 (8.43%) XPath
11 9 (5.06%) C
12 7 (3.93%) C#
13 1 (0.56%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.56%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 18 (10.11%) RHCE
1 18 (10.11%) RHCSA
1 18 (10.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 13 (7.30%) Degree
3 5 (2.81%) CCIE
3 5 (2.81%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.56%) QA
System Software
1 38 (21.35%) Docker
2 16 (8.99%) Postfix
3 10 (5.62%) NFS
3 10 (5.62%) Varnish
4 8 (4.49%) pfSense
4 8 (4.49%) Sendmail
4 8 (4.49%) VMware ESX
4 8 (4.49%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (4.49%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.56%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.56%) KVM
5 1 (0.56%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 29 (16.29%) Puppet
2 18 (10.11%) Ansible
3 3 (1.69%) FreeIPA
3 3 (1.69%) Nagios
4 2 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.12%) Salt
Vendors
1 46 (25.84%) Red Hat
2 26 (14.61%) VMware
3 19 (10.67%) Microsoft
4 18 (10.11%) Zend
5 17 (9.55%) Cisco
6 12 (6.74%) Twitter
7 8 (4.49%) Dell
8 7 (3.93%) Sony
9 3 (1.69%) Facebook
9 3 (1.69%) Google
10 2 (1.12%) Juniper
11 1 (0.56%) Oracle
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