The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP 4
Rank 861 817 859
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +42
Permanent jobs citing PHP4 46 57 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.053% 0.029%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.078% 0.10% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 42 49 33
Average salary £28,500 £32,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.30% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £32,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-12.30% +22.64%

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
58976 56587 62824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.02% 52.70% 53.66%
Number of salaries quoted 49429 48738 55092
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.79%
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 £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -34 45 £28,500 -12.30% 4
East Midlands -2 14 £28,500 -5.00% 1
Northampton - 13 £28,500 -
Northamptonshire - 13 £28,500 -
West Midlands +3 9 £27,500 -26.66%
South East -24 8 £32,500 - 1
Warwickshire - 8 £27,500 -
Leamington Spa - 8 £27,500 -
South West -22 6 £32,500 -3.70% 1
Manchester -2 5 £32,500 -27.77%
North West -20 5 £32,500 -2.98% 1
West Sussex - 3 £27,500 -
Bournemouth - 3 £32,500 -
Chichester - 3 £27,500 -
Exeter - 3 - - 1
Devon - 3 - - 1
Dorset - 3 £32,500 -
Berkshire - 3 £37,500 -
London -5 2 £42,500 +5.59%
Buckinghamshire -11 2 £41,250 +26.92%
Bracknell - 2 £34,250 -
Oxfordshire +3 1 £29,000 -44.76%
Marlow +2 1 £32,500 +10.63%
Birmingham -2 1 £35,000 -6.66%
Nottinghamshire -7 1 £40,000 +33.33%
Cambridgeshire -9 1 £32,500 +8.33%
Nottingham -11 1 £40,000 +33.33%
East of England -33 1 £32,500 -27.77%
Uxbridge - 1 £42,500 -
Maidenhead - 1 £50,000 -

PHP4
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 98 (100.00%) PHP
2 89 (90.82%) PHP5
3 78 (79.59%) JavaScript
4 76 (77.55%) HTML
4 76 (77.55%) CSS
5 75 (76.53%) MySQL
6 59 (60.20%) jQuery
7 54 (55.10%) OO
8 51 (52.04%) Linux
9 46 (46.94%) MVC
10 44 (44.90%) OO PHP
11 43 (43.88%) Apache
12 36 (36.73%) UNIX
13 27 (27.55%) SOAP
14 24 (24.49%) OOP
15 21 (21.43%) HTML5
16 20 (20.41%) Zend
17 19 (19.39%) Git (software)
18 18 (18.37%) RESTful
18 18 (18.37%) LAMP
18 18 (18.37%) XHTML
18 18 (18.37%) SQL
19 17 (17.35%) Web Services
19 17 (17.35%) CakePHP
19 17 (17.35%) CSS3
20 15 (15.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 15 (15.31%) Scrum
20 15 (15.31%) XML
21 14 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
21 14 (14.29%) Subversion

PHP4
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 43 (43.88%) Apache
2 14 (14.29%) WordPress
3 12 (12.24%) Drupal
4 11 (11.22%) CMS
5 6 (6.12%) Joomla!
6 5 (5.10%) Tomcat
7 3 (3.06%) IIS
8 2 (2.04%) concrete5
9 1 (1.02%) Mambo
9 1 (1.02%) Moodle
9 1 (1.02%) Confluence
9 1 (1.02%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (7.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (9.18%) Magento
2 5 (5.10%) Sage 200
2 5 (5.10%) Google Analytics
3 2 (2.04%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.10%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (5.10%) Amazon S3
2 5 (5.10%) CloudFront
2 5 (5.10%) Route 53
3 3 (3.06%) SaaS
4 2 (2.04%) PaaS
4 2 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.10%) LDAP
1 5 (5.10%) POP3
1 5 (5.10%) SMTP
1 5 (5.10%) DHCP
1 5 (5.10%) TCP/IP
1 5 (5.10%) DNS
1 5 (5.10%) SSL
1 5 (5.10%) IMAP
2 1 (1.02%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (76.53%) MySQL
2 11 (11.22%) MongoDB
3 7 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 5 (5.10%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.04%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (19.39%) Git (software)
2 14 (14.29%) Subversion
3 5 (5.10%) PHPUnit
4 3 (3.06%) Mercurial
5 2 (2.04%) JIRA
6 1 (1.02%) Dreamweaver
General
1 13 (13.27%) Retail
2 12 (12.24%) Finance
3 9 (9.18%) Marketing
4 4 (4.08%) Advertising
5 3 (3.06%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.06%) Banking
6 2 (2.04%) Games
Job Titles
1 87 (88.78%) Developer
2 70 (71.43%) PHP Developer
3 28 (28.57%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 15 (15.31%) Web Developer
5 10 (10.20%) PHP Web Developer
6 9 (9.18%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 7 (7.14%) Software Developer
8 6 (6.12%) Senior Developer
8 6 (6.12%) Front-End Developer
9 5 (5.10%) UI Programmer
9 5 (5.10%) Linux Administrator
9 5 (5.10%) Senior Linux Administrator
9 5 (5.10%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
9 5 (5.10%) UI Developer
9 5 (5.10%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (5.10%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 5 (5.10%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 5 (5.10%) Administrator
10 4 (4.08%) Senior PHP Developer
11 3 (3.06%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (77.55%) HTML
1 76 (77.55%) CSS
2 59 (60.20%) jQuery
3 27 (27.55%) SOAP
4 21 (21.43%) HTML5
5 18 (18.37%) RESTful
5 18 (18.37%) XHTML
5 18 (18.37%) LAMP
6 17 (17.35%) Web Services
6 17 (17.35%) CakePHP
6 17 (17.35%) CSS3
7 15 (15.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 15 (15.31%) XML
8 14 (14.29%) Ajax
9 13 (13.27%) REST
10 10 (10.20%) JSON
11 8 (8.16%) LESS
12 6 (6.12%) Symfony
13 5 (5.10%) Smarty
14 4 (4.08%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.24%) Open Source
2 6 (6.12%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.04%) Xbox
3 2 (2.04%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.04%) iPad
3 2 (2.04%) iDTV
3 2 (2.04%) Web 2.0
4 1 (1.02%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.02%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.02%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.02%) New Media
4 1 (1.02%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 51 (52.04%) Linux
2 36 (36.73%) UNIX
3 5 (5.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.04%) Windows
5 1 (1.02%) Android
5 1 (1.02%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (55.10%) OO
2 46 (46.94%) MVC
3 44 (44.90%) OO PHP
4 24 (24.49%) OOP
5 15 (15.31%) Scrum
6 14 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (13.27%) Web Development
8 12 (12.24%) E-Commerce
9 10 (10.20%) B2B
10 8 (8.16%) Project Management
10 8 (8.16%) ERP
11 7 (7.14%) Web Design
12 6 (6.12%) TDD
13 5 (5.10%) Content Management
13 5 (5.10%) Problem Management
13 5 (5.10%) Stress Testing
13 5 (5.10%) Root Cause Analysis
13 5 (5.10%) Analytics
13 5 (5.10%) SEO
13 5 (5.10%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 98 (100.00%) PHP
2 89 (90.82%) PHP5
3 78 (79.59%) JavaScript
4 18 (18.37%) SQL
5 7 (7.14%) Java
6 5 (5.10%) Perl
6 5 (5.10%) Bash Shell
7 4 (4.08%) ActionScript
8 2 (2.04%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.02%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (5.10%) RHCE
2 2 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.06%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (5.10%) Nagios
1 5 (5.10%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 20 (20.41%) Zend
2 13 (13.27%) Sage
3 8 (8.16%) Twitter
4 5 (5.10%) VMware
4 5 (5.10%) Google
4 5 (5.10%) JBoss
4 5 (5.10%) NetApp
4 5 (5.10%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.04%) Remedy
5 2 (2.04%) Oracle
6 1 (1.02%) Rackspace
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