The table below looks at the statistics for PHP 4 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP 4 over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP 4
Rank 900 961 957
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -4
Permanent jobs citing PHP 4 10 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.005% 0.012%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.020% 0.009% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 13
Median salary £43,750 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £43,000 £39,500
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+60.00% +15.38%

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
49991 56471 57199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.49% 51.56% 50.68%
Number of salaries quoted 42965 48407 47990
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

PHP 4
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing PHP 4 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP 4 over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 within the UK.

PHP 4 Salary Histogram in the UK

PHP 4
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP 4 within the UK over the 3 months to 28 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +55 10 £43,750 +16.66%
London +62 6 £37,500 -3.22%
South East +44 2 £45,000 +38.46%
West Midlands - 2 £60,000 -
Surrey - 2 £45,000 -
Birmingham - 2 £60,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £60,000 -
Lichfield - 1 £60,000 -

PHP 4
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing PHP 4 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for PHP 4.

1 25 (100.00%) PHP
2 24 (96.00%) PHP 5
3 17 (68.00%) CakePHP
4 16 (64.00%) LAMP
4 16 (64.00%) CSS
4 16 (64.00%) JavaScript
5 15 (60.00%) Ajax
6 14 (56.00%) ActionScript
7 13 (52.00%) MySQL
8 12 (48.00%) Marketing
8 12 (48.00%) Web Development
9 8 (32.00%) Linux
10 7 (28.00%) DevOps
11 6 (24.00%) Zend
11 6 (24.00%) SOAP
11 6 (24.00%) Telecoms
12 5 (20.00%) Web Services
12 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (20.00%) RESTful
13 4 (16.00%) HTML
14 3 (12.00%) Java
14 3 (12.00%) MVC
14 3 (12.00%) Python
14 3 (12.00%) OO
14 3 (12.00%) Sun Certification
14 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
14 3 (12.00%) Integration Testing
14 3 (12.00%) Google
14 3 (12.00%) Pay per click
14 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering

PHP 4
Top Related IT Skills 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 3 (12.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (12.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) LAN
1 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (52.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 12 (48.00%) Marketing
2 6 (24.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (96.00%) Developer
2 21 (84.00%) PHP Developer
3 11 (44.00%) LAMP Developer
3 11 (44.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 10 (40.00%) Senior Developer
4 10 (40.00%) Senior LAMP Developer
4 10 (40.00%) Senior PHP Developer
5 7 (28.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (24.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 6 (24.00%) Web Developer
7 5 (20.00%) MySQL Developer
7 5 (20.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 5 (20.00%) Senior MySQL Developer
8 4 (16.00%) PHP Web Developer
8 4 (16.00%) Senior ActionScript Developer
8 4 (16.00%) Senior PHP Web Developer
8 4 (16.00%) Senior Web Developer
9 3 (12.00%) Full Stack Developer
10 2 (8.00%) Java Developer
10 2 (8.00%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (68.00%) CakePHP
2 16 (64.00%) CSS
2 16 (64.00%) LAMP
3 15 (60.00%) Ajax
4 6 (24.00%) SOAP
5 5 (20.00%) RESTful
5 5 (20.00%) Web Services
6 4 (16.00%) HTML
7 3 (12.00%) Memcached
8 2 (8.00%) XML
9 1 (4.00%) .NET
9 1 (4.00%) HTML5
9 1 (4.00%) jQuery
9 1 (4.00%) Natural Language Processing
9 1 (4.00%) Symfony
9 1 (4.00%) XML-RPC
9 1 (4.00%) XSLT
9 1 (4.00%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Web Development
2 7 (28.00%) DevOps
3 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.00%) Integration Testing
4 3 (12.00%) MVC
4 3 (12.00%) OO
4 3 (12.00%) Open Source
4 3 (12.00%) Open Source Development
4 3 (12.00%) Pay per click
4 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (8.00%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (8.00%) Front End Development
6 1 (4.00%) Change Management
6 1 (4.00%) Network Design
6 1 (4.00%) OOP
6 1 (4.00%) Parallel Processing
6 1 (4.00%) Project Planning
6 1 (4.00%) SOA
6 1 (4.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) PHP
2 24 (96.00%) PHP 5
3 16 (64.00%) JavaScript
4 14 (56.00%) ActionScript
5 3 (12.00%) Go
5 3 (12.00%) Java
5 3 (12.00%) Python
6 2 (8.00%) PHP 7
7 1 (4.00%) C#
7 1 (4.00%) C++
7 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Zend
2 3 (12.00%) Google
3 1 (4.00%) Cognizant