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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP 4
Rank 868 835 842
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +7
Permanent jobs citing PHP4 49 48 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.043% 0.064%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.077% 0.081% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 47 48 77
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,000 £32,250
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +5.42%
Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
63878 59360 67268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.65% 53.46% 53.52%
Number of salaries quoted 53885 50924 59394
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%

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 18 April 2014 within the UK.

PHP4 Salary Histogram in the UK

PHP4
Top 30 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -50 44 £35,000 +2.94% 12
London -48 15 £40,000 +23.07% 3
East Midlands - 7 £37,500 - 1
South East -14 6 £33,250 -21.76% 1
Hampshire - 6 £33,250 - 1
Northamptonshire - 5 £37,500 - 1
Lancashire +7 4 £22,500 -10.00% 1
North West -2 4 £22,500 -10.00% 1
Burnley -2 4 £22,500 -10.00%
East of England -15 4 £25,000 -44.44% 1
Bristol -10 3 £35,000 +2.94%
City of London -16 3 £35,000 -17.64% 2
South West -17 3 £35,000 +2.94% 3
Yorkshire -37 3 £32,500 +18.18% 2
West Midlands +6 2 £24,500 -23.43%
Nottinghamshire - 2 £30,000 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £33,750 -
Essex - 2 £22,500 -
Winchester - 2 £33,750 -
Nottingham - 2 £30,000 -
Sheffield - 2 £33,750 -
Basingstoke - 2 £31,250 -
Birmingham +3 1 £24,000 -25.00%
Cambridgeshire +3 1 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Norwich +2 1 £27,500 -38.88%
Norfolk -6 1 £27,500 -38.88%
Staffordshire - 1 £25,000 -
East Yorkshire - 1 £30,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £35,000 -
Canvey Island - 1 £22,500 -

PHP4
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 115 (100.00%) PHP
2 113 (98.26%) PHP5
3 98 (85.22%) CSS
4 97 (84.35%) HTML
5 91 (79.13%) MySQL
6 76 (66.09%) jQuery
7 70 (60.87%) JavaScript
8 68 (59.13%) OOP
9 62 (53.91%) CSS3
10 58 (50.43%) HTML5
10 58 (50.43%) Zend
10 58 (50.43%) LAMP
11 45 (39.13%) Open Source
12 39 (33.91%) Symfony
12 39 (33.91%) Drupal
12 39 (33.91%) Ajax
13 37 (32.17%) CMS
14 32 (27.83%) MVC
15 30 (26.09%) OO
16 25 (21.74%) Linux
16 25 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
17 24 (20.87%) WAMP
18 22 (19.13%) Yii
18 22 (19.13%) Google
19 21 (18.26%) Web Development
20 18 (15.65%) Subversion
21 17 (14.78%) Git (software)
21 17 (14.78%) SOAP
22 16 (13.91%) OO PHP
23 14 (12.17%) MongoDB

PHP4
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 39 (33.91%) Drupal
2 37 (32.17%) CMS
3 14 (12.17%) Apache
4 12 (10.43%) WordPress
5 11 (9.57%) Joomla!
6 10 (8.70%) Node.js
7 6 (5.22%) IIS
8 4 (3.48%) SharePoint
9 3 (2.61%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (2.61%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (1.74%) ExpressionEngine
11 1 (0.87%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.87%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.87%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (5.22%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.74%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.74%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.87%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.48%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.61%) Route 53
1 3 (2.61%) CloudFront
1 3 (2.61%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (2.61%) Amazon S3
1 3 (2.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.35%) Internet
2 3 (2.61%) Extranet
2 3 (2.61%) Intranet
2 3 (2.61%) SMTP
3 2 (1.74%) IMAP
3 2 (1.74%) DHCP
3 2 (1.74%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.74%) DNS
3 2 (1.74%) SSL
3 2 (1.74%) POP3
4 1 (0.87%) LDAP
4 1 (0.87%) SAN
4 1 (0.87%) FTP
4 1 (0.87%) HTTP
4 1 (0.87%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (79.13%) MySQL
2 14 (12.17%) MongoDB
3 7 (6.09%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.74%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.87%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (15.65%) Subversion
2 17 (14.78%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.61%) JIRA
3 3 (2.61%) PHPUnit
4 1 (0.87%) Behat
General
1 8 (6.96%) Retail
2 5 (4.35%) Marketing
2 5 (4.35%) Finance
3 2 (1.74%) Advertising
3 2 (1.74%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.87%) Banking
4 1 (0.87%) Billing
4 1 (0.87%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 104 (90.43%) Developer
2 81 (70.43%) PHP Developer
3 21 (18.26%) Web Developer
4 18 (15.65%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 16 (13.91%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 14 (12.17%) Senior Developer
7 12 (10.43%) Software Developer
7 12 (10.43%) PHP Web Developer
8 10 (8.70%) Senior PHP Developer
9 8 (6.96%) PHP Symfony Developer
10 4 (3.48%) Junior
10 4 (3.48%) Junior Developer
10 4 (3.48%) Junior PHP Developer
11 3 (2.61%) Junior PHP Web Developer
11 3 (2.61%) Junior Web Developer
11 3 (2.61%) Technical Manager
11 3 (2.61%) Head of Development
11 3 (2.61%) PHP Drupal Developer
11 3 (2.61%) PHP Zend Developer
12 2 (1.74%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (85.22%) CSS
2 97 (84.35%) HTML
3 76 (66.09%) jQuery
4 62 (53.91%) CSS3
5 58 (50.43%) HTML5
5 58 (50.43%) LAMP
6 39 (33.91%) Symfony
6 39 (33.91%) Ajax
7 24 (20.87%) WAMP
8 22 (19.13%) Yii
9 17 (14.78%) SOAP
10 13 (11.30%) XML
11 12 (10.43%) XHTML
11 12 (10.43%) CakePHP
12 11 (9.57%) RESTful
12 11 (9.57%) Web Services
13 8 (6.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 7 (6.09%) REST
15 6 (5.22%) JSON
16 5 (4.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 45 (39.13%) Open Source
2 3 (2.61%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.74%) Social Media
3 2 (1.74%) Digital Media
3 2 (1.74%) Graphic Design
4 1 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (0.87%) W3C
4 1 (0.87%) Tandem
4 1 (0.87%) New Media
4 1 (0.87%) iPad
4 1 (0.87%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 25 (21.74%) Linux
2 6 (5.22%) UNIX
2 6 (5.22%) Windows
3 2 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.87%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (59.13%) OOP
2 32 (27.83%) MVC
3 30 (26.09%) OO
4 25 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (18.26%) Web Development
6 16 (13.91%) OO PHP
7 11 (9.57%) E-Commerce
8 8 (6.96%) Project Management
9 7 (6.09%) Content Management
10 6 (5.22%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (4.35%) B2B
11 5 (4.35%) Systems Analysis
11 5 (4.35%) TDD
11 5 (4.35%) Unit Testing
12 4 (3.48%) Software Engineering
12 4 (3.48%) Scrum
12 4 (3.48%) Web Design
12 4 (3.48%) ERP
13 3 (2.61%) SEO
13 3 (2.61%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 115 (100.00%) PHP
2 113 (98.26%) PHP5
3 70 (60.87%) JavaScript
4 14 (12.17%) SQL
5 4 (3.48%) Python
6 3 (2.61%) C#
6 3 (2.61%) Perl
6 3 (2.61%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.74%) Java
8 1 (0.87%) VBScript
8 1 (0.87%) PowerHouse
8 1 (0.87%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (2.61%) Degree
2 1 (0.87%) MCSE
2 1 (0.87%) CCNA
2 1 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.87%) RHCE
System Software
1 2 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.87%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.74%) Nagios
2 1 (0.87%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 58 (50.43%) Zend
2 22 (19.13%) Google
3 4 (3.48%) Sage
4 3 (2.61%) Twitter
5 2 (1.74%) VMware
5 2 (1.74%) NetApp
5 2 (1.74%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.74%) Oracle
6 1 (0.87%) JBoss
6 1 (0.87%) Cisco
6 1 (0.87%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.87%) Adobe
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