The first table below looks at the demand for PHP4 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP4 over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP 4
Rank 866 818 849
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +31
Permanent jobs citing PHP4 49 51 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.047% 0.047%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.080% 0.089% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 45 46 54
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +40.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £45,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-27.77% +63.63%
Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
61010 57344 63380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.85% 52.67% 53.75%
Number of salaries quoted 51860 49228 55773
Average salary £42,500 £41,125 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.34% +2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

PHP4
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP4 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP4 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PHP4
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP4 within the UK.

PHP4 Salary Trend in the UK

PHP4
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP4 over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 within the UK.

PHP4 Salary Histogram in the UK

PHP4
Top 26 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP4 within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 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
England -30 45 £32,500 -27.77% 2
London -25 12 £40,000 +5.26%
East Midlands -2 10 £28,500 +3.63%
Northamptonshire - 10 £28,500 -
Northampton - 9 £28,500 -
Manchester +12 7 £32,500 -27.77% 1
North West +3 7 £32,500 -27.77% 2
South West -19 7 £32,500 -7.14%
West Midlands +11 4 £27,500 -26.66%
South East -34 4 £38,250 -15.00%
Hampshire -3 3 £42,500 +54.54%
Petersfield - 3 £42,500 -
Bournemouth - 3 £32,500 -
Exeter - 3 - -
Leamington Spa - 3 £27,500 -
Warwickshire - 3 £27,500 -
Devon - 3 - -
Dorset - 3 £32,500 -
City of London - 2 £35,000 -
Cambridgeshire +4 1 £32,500 +8.33%
Birmingham +1 1 £35,000 -6.66%
Oxfordshire -1 1 £29,000 -
East of England -30 1 £32,500 -27.77%
Gloucestershire - 1 £35,000 -
Cheltenham - 1 £35,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 £42,500 -

PHP4
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing PHP4 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 PHP4.

1 93 (100.00%) PHP
2 84 (90.32%) PHP5
3 74 (79.57%) MySQL
4 68 (73.12%) CSS
4 68 (73.12%) HTML
5 66 (70.97%) JavaScript
6 47 (50.54%) jQuery
7 46 (49.46%) Linux
7 46 (49.46%) OO
8 39 (41.94%) MVC
9 36 (38.71%) Apache
10 35 (37.63%) OO PHP
11 33 (35.48%) OOP
12 27 (29.03%) Zend
13 26 (27.96%) LAMP
14 25 (26.88%) UNIX
15 24 (25.81%) SOAP
16 22 (23.66%) CSS3
16 22 (23.66%) SQL
17 21 (22.58%) XHTML
18 20 (21.51%) HTML5
19 19 (20.43%) Git (software)
19 19 (20.43%) Ajax
19 19 (20.43%) CakePHP
20 18 (19.35%) Web Development
20 18 (19.35%) Web Services
21 17 (18.28%) Agile Software Development
21 17 (18.28%) RESTful
22 16 (17.20%) CMS
23 15 (16.13%) WordPress

PHP4
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing PHP4 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 PHP4. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 36 (38.71%) Apache
2 16 (17.20%) CMS
3 15 (16.13%) WordPress
4 11 (11.83%) Drupal
5 5 (5.38%) Joomla!
5 5 (5.38%) IIS
5 5 (5.38%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.15%) Node.js
7 1 (1.08%) Mambo
Applications
1 6 (6.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (8.60%) Magento
2 4 (4.30%) Sage 200
2 4 (4.30%) Google Analytics
3 2 (2.15%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.60%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.38%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (5.38%) Amazon S3
2 5 (5.38%) Route 53
2 5 (5.38%) CloudFront
3 2 (2.15%) SaaS
3 2 (2.15%) PaaS
3 2 (2.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.38%) IMAP
1 5 (5.38%) LDAP
1 5 (5.38%) POP3
1 5 (5.38%) SMTP
1 5 (5.38%) DHCP
1 5 (5.38%) TCP/IP
1 5 (5.38%) DNS
1 5 (5.38%) SSL
2 2 (2.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (79.57%) MySQL
2 9 (9.68%) MongoDB
3 7 (7.53%) Relational Database
4 5 (5.38%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.15%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (20.43%) Git (software)
2 14 (15.05%) Subversion
3 5 (5.38%) PHPUnit
4 3 (3.23%) Mercurial
5 2 (2.15%) JIRA
6 1 (1.08%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (1.08%) Behat
General
1 13 (13.98%) Retail
2 12 (12.90%) Finance
3 7 (7.53%) Marketing
4 4 (4.30%) Advertising
5 3 (3.23%) Banking
5 3 (3.23%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.15%) Games
Job Titles
1 81 (87.10%) Developer
2 66 (70.97%) PHP Developer
3 23 (24.73%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 14 (15.05%) Web Developer
5 13 (13.98%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 11 (11.83%) PHP Web Developer
7 7 (7.53%) Software Developer
7 7 (7.53%) Senior Developer
8 5 (5.38%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 5 (5.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 5 (5.38%) Senior Linux Administrator
8 5 (5.38%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
8 5 (5.38%) Linux Administrator
8 5 (5.38%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (5.38%) Administrator
8 5 (5.38%) Front-End Developer
9 4 (4.30%) UI Programmer
9 4 (4.30%) UI Developer
9 4 (4.30%) Senior PHP Developer
10 3 (3.23%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (73.12%) CSS
1 68 (73.12%) HTML
2 47 (50.54%) jQuery
3 26 (27.96%) LAMP
4 24 (25.81%) SOAP
5 22 (23.66%) CSS3
6 21 (22.58%) XHTML
7 20 (21.51%) HTML5
8 19 (20.43%) Ajax
8 19 (20.43%) CakePHP
9 18 (19.35%) Web Services
10 17 (18.28%) RESTful
11 14 (15.05%) XML
12 13 (13.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 12 (12.90%) REST
14 10 (10.75%) Symfony
14 10 (10.75%) JSON
15 8 (8.60%) LESS
16 7 (7.53%) Smarty
17 3 (3.23%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.13%) Open Source
2 4 (4.30%) Mobile App
2 4 (4.30%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.15%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.15%) iPad
3 2 (2.15%) Web 2.0
3 2 (2.15%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.08%) New Media
4 1 (1.08%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 46 (49.46%) Linux
2 25 (26.88%) UNIX
3 5 (5.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (49.46%) OO
2 39 (41.94%) MVC
3 35 (37.63%) OO PHP
4 33 (35.48%) OOP
5 18 (19.35%) Web Development
6 17 (18.28%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (13.98%) Scrum
8 11 (11.83%) E-Commerce
9 9 (9.68%) B2B
10 8 (8.60%) TDD
10 8 (8.60%) Content Management
11 7 (7.53%) Unit Testing
11 7 (7.53%) ERP
11 7 (7.53%) Project Management
12 6 (6.45%) Migration
13 5 (5.38%) Stress Testing
13 5 (5.38%) Problem Management
13 5 (5.38%) Root Cause Analysis
13 5 (5.38%) BDD
13 5 (5.38%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 93 (100.00%) PHP
2 84 (90.32%) PHP5
3 66 (70.97%) JavaScript
4 22 (23.66%) SQL
5 7 (7.53%) Java
6 6 (6.45%) Perl
7 5 (5.38%) Bash Shell
8 4 (4.30%) Python
9 3 (3.23%) ActionScript
10 2 (2.15%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (5.38%) RHCE
2 2 (2.15%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.15%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (5.38%) Nagios
1 5 (5.38%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 27 (29.03%) Zend
2 11 (11.83%) Sage
3 8 (8.60%) Twitter
4 5 (5.38%) VMware
4 5 (5.38%) JBoss
4 5 (5.38%) NetApp
4 5 (5.38%) Red Hat
5 4 (4.30%) Google
6 2 (2.15%) Oracle
6 2 (2.15%) Remedy
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