The table below looks at the statistics for PHP 4 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP 4 over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP 4
Rank 945 933 893
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -40
Permanent jobs citing PHP 4 6 8 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.008% 0.054%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.011% 0.015% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 54
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%

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

Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
52970 52554 55049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.19% 50.26% 53.42%
Number of salaries quoted 45748 45127 46295
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

PHP 4
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP 4 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP 4 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PHP 4
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP 4 within the UK.

PHP 4 Salary Trend in the UK

PHP 4
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP 4 within the UK over the 3 months to 5 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
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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
England +6 6 £47,500 +18.75%
South East -3 5 £47,500 -
Dorking - 5 £47,500 -
Surrey - 5 £47,500 -
London - 1 £57,500 -

PHP 4
Top 27 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing PHP 4 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 4.

1 10 (100.00%) PHP
2 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (90.00%) MySQL
2 9 (90.00%) CSS
2 9 (90.00%) PHP 5
3 8 (80.00%) Ajax
3 8 (80.00%) Linux
3 8 (80.00%) LAMP
4 7 (70.00%) CakePHP
4 7 (70.00%) ActionScript
4 7 (70.00%) Marketing
5 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (20.00%) OOP
6 2 (20.00%) HTML
7 1 (10.00%) SQL
7 1 (10.00%) Apache
7 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 1 (10.00%) Internet
7 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (10.00%) MVC
7 1 (10.00%) Symfony
7 1 (10.00%) Degree
7 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
7 1 (10.00%) User Experience
7 1 (10.00%) Node.js
7 1 (10.00%) High Availability
7 1 (10.00%) Laravel

PHP 4
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing PHP 4 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 4. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (70.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
1 10 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 8 (80.00%) LAMP Developer
2 8 (80.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
3 7 (70.00%) MySQL Developer
3 7 (70.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 7 (70.00%) Senior Developer
3 7 (70.00%) Senior PHP Developer
4 6 (60.00%) Senior ActionScript Developer
4 6 (60.00%) Senior LAMP Developer
4 6 (60.00%) Senior MySQL Developer
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Lead Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Lead PHP Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
5 1 (10.00%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior PHP Web Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) CSS
2 8 (80.00%) Ajax
2 8 (80.00%) LAMP
3 7 (70.00%) CakePHP
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
5 1 (10.00%) Laravel
5 1 (10.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (10.00%) High Availability
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) PHP
2 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (90.00%) PHP 5
3 7 (70.00%) ActionScript
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree