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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP 4
Rank 853 810 844
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +34
Permanent jobs citing PHP4 50 54 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.049% 0.033%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.085% 0.094% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 46 47 38
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £21,150
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +38.88%

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
59166 57408 63806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.27% 52.61% 53.62%
Number of salaries quoted 49645 49323 56050
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
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 20 August 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 20 August 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
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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 -14 49 £31,750 -12.41% 3
East Midlands -12 14 £28,500 +3.63%
Northamptonshire - 13 £28,500 -
Northampton - 13 £28,500 -
West Midlands +5 8 £27,500 -26.66% 1
South East -5 8 £32,500 - 1
Manchester +1 7 £32,500 -27.77%
South West -4 7 £32,500 -7.14%
North West -6 7 £32,500 -2.98%
Warwickshire - 7 £27,500 -
Leamington Spa - 7 £27,500 -
London -9 4 £42,500 +5.59% 1
Bournemouth - 4 £32,500 -
Dorset - 4 £32,500 -
Exeter - 3 - -
Berkshire - 3 £37,500 -
Devon - 3 - -
Buckinghamshire -2 2 £41,250 +26.92%
Bracknell - 2 £34,250 -
Chichester - 2 £28,750 - 1
West Sussex - 2 £28,750 - 1
Oxfordshire +7 1 £29,000 -
Birmingham -2 1 £35,000 -9.67% 1
Hampshire -4 1 £50,000 +81.81%
Marlow -5 1 £32,500 -
Cambridgeshire -6 1 £32,500 +8.33%
Nottinghamshire -6 1 £40,000 +45.45%
East of England -17 1 £32,500 -27.77%
Nottingham -17 1 £40,000 +45.45%
Petersfield - 1 £50,000 -

PHP4
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 104 (100.00%) PHP
2 95 (91.35%) PHP5
3 81 (77.88%) MySQL
4 80 (76.92%) CSS
4 80 (76.92%) HTML
5 79 (75.96%) JavaScript
6 58 (55.77%) jQuery
7 55 (52.88%) OO
8 52 (50.00%) Linux
9 49 (47.12%) MVC
10 44 (42.31%) OO PHP
11 43 (41.35%) Apache
12 33 (31.73%) UNIX
13 31 (29.81%) OOP
14 27 (25.96%) SOAP
14 27 (25.96%) Zend
15 25 (24.04%) HTML5
16 23 (22.12%) LAMP
17 22 (21.15%) SQL
17 22 (21.15%) CSS3
18 21 (20.19%) XHTML
19 20 (19.23%) Git (software)
20 19 (18.27%) XML
20 19 (18.27%) CakePHP
21 18 (17.31%) Ajax
21 18 (17.31%) Web Services
21 18 (17.31%) RESTful
22 16 (15.38%) Web Development
22 16 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
23 15 (14.42%) Subversion

PHP4
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (41.35%) Apache
2 15 (14.42%) WordPress
3 14 (13.46%) CMS
4 12 (11.54%) Drupal
5 6 (5.77%) Joomla!
6 5 (4.81%) Tomcat
7 4 (3.85%) IIS
8 2 (1.92%) concrete5
9 1 (0.96%) Mambo
9 1 (0.96%) Moodle
9 1 (0.96%) Confluence
9 1 (0.96%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (6.73%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (8.65%) Magento
2 5 (4.81%) Sage 200
2 5 (4.81%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.92%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.81%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (4.81%) Amazon S3
2 5 (4.81%) CloudFront
2 5 (4.81%) Route 53
3 3 (2.88%) SaaS
4 2 (1.92%) PaaS
4 2 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.81%) LDAP
1 5 (4.81%) POP3
1 5 (4.81%) SMTP
1 5 (4.81%) DHCP
1 5 (4.81%) TCP/IP
1 5 (4.81%) DNS
1 5 (4.81%) SSL
1 5 (4.81%) IMAP
2 2 (1.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (77.88%) MySQL
2 11 (10.58%) MongoDB
3 8 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.81%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.92%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (19.23%) Git (software)
2 15 (14.42%) Subversion
3 5 (4.81%) PHPUnit
4 3 (2.88%) Mercurial
5 2 (1.92%) JIRA
6 1 (0.96%) Behat
6 1 (0.96%) Dreamweaver
General
1 13 (12.50%) Finance
1 13 (12.50%) Retail
2 10 (9.62%) Marketing
3 4 (3.85%) Advertising
4 3 (2.88%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.88%) Banking
5 2 (1.92%) Games
Job Titles
1 92 (88.46%) Developer
2 75 (72.12%) PHP Developer
3 28 (26.92%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 15 (14.42%) Web Developer
5 10 (9.62%) PHP Web Developer
6 9 (8.65%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 8 (7.69%) Software Developer
8 7 (6.73%) Senior Developer
9 6 (5.77%) Front-End Developer
10 5 (4.81%) UI Programmer
10 5 (4.81%) Senior PHP Developer
10 5 (4.81%) Senior Linux Administrator
10 5 (4.81%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
10 5 (4.81%) Linux Administrator
10 5 (4.81%) UI Developer
10 5 (4.81%) Systems Administrator
10 5 (4.81%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 5 (4.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 5 (4.81%) Administrator
11 3 (2.88%) PHP Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (76.92%) HTML
1 80 (76.92%) CSS
2 58 (55.77%) jQuery
3 27 (25.96%) SOAP
4 25 (24.04%) HTML5
5 23 (22.12%) LAMP
6 22 (21.15%) CSS3
7 21 (20.19%) XHTML
8 19 (18.27%) XML
8 19 (18.27%) CakePHP
9 18 (17.31%) RESTful
9 18 (17.31%) Web Services
9 18 (17.31%) Ajax
10 15 (14.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 13 (12.50%) REST
12 11 (10.58%) JSON
13 10 (9.62%) Symfony
14 8 (7.69%) LESS
15 7 (6.73%) Smarty
16 5 (4.81%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.42%) Open Source
2 6 (5.77%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.92%) Xbox
4 2 (1.92%) iPad
4 2 (1.92%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.92%) iDTV
4 2 (1.92%) Web 2.0
4 2 (1.92%) Graphic Design
5 1 (0.96%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.96%) New Media
5 1 (0.96%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 52 (50.00%) Linux
2 33 (31.73%) UNIX
3 5 (4.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.92%) Windows
5 1 (0.96%) Android
5 1 (0.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (52.88%) OO
2 49 (47.12%) MVC
3 44 (42.31%) OO PHP
4 31 (29.81%) OOP
5 16 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (15.38%) Web Development
6 15 (14.42%) Scrum
7 12 (11.54%) E-Commerce
8 10 (9.62%) B2B
9 8 (7.69%) Project Management
9 8 (7.69%) ERP
9 8 (7.69%) TDD
10 7 (6.73%) Content Management
10 7 (6.73%) Web Design
11 6 (5.77%) Unit Testing
11 6 (5.77%) Migration
12 5 (4.81%) SEO
12 5 (4.81%) SOA
12 5 (4.81%) Stress Testing
12 5 (4.81%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 104 (100.00%) PHP
2 95 (91.35%) PHP5
3 79 (75.96%) JavaScript
4 22 (21.15%) SQL
5 7 (6.73%) Java
6 6 (5.77%) Perl
7 5 (4.81%) Bash Shell
8 4 (3.85%) ActionScript
9 3 (2.88%) Python
10 2 (1.92%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (4.81%) RHCE
2 2 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (1.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.88%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (4.81%) Nagios
1 5 (4.81%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 27 (25.96%) Zend
2 13 (12.50%) Sage
3 8 (7.69%) Twitter
4 5 (4.81%) VMware
4 5 (4.81%) Google
4 5 (4.81%) JBoss
4 5 (4.81%) NetApp
4 5 (4.81%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.92%) Remedy
5 2 (1.92%) Oracle
6 1 (0.96%) Rackspace
Chichester, West Sussex
Computer People
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: From £16,000 to £25,000 per annum plus performance bonus
Posted: 6 days ago