The table below looks at the statistics for PHP 5 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP 5 over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP 5
Rank 745 744 636
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -108
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 137 220 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.21% 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.29% 0.40% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 129 210 317
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
48065 55384 56957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 53.63% 52.32% 50.17%
Number of salaries quoted 41263 47555 48765
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,164
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PHP 5
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing PHP 5 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PHP 5 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PHP 5
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP 5 within the UK.

PHP 5 Salary Trend in the UK

PHP 5
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP 5 over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 within the UK.

PHP 5 Salary Histogram in the UK

PHP 5
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP 5 within the UK over the 3 months to 10 December 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 -24 133 £40,000 - 19
London -13 45 £47,500 +5.55% 5
South East +43 31 £37,500 -6.25% 3
North West -16 23 £35,000 - 1
Hampshire +5 22 £37,500 +7.14% 3
South West +30 17 £41,000 - 3
City of London +16 14 £46,250 -3.64%
Cheshire +12 13 £35,000 -
Southampton +7 12 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Macclesfield -5 12 £35,000 -9.67%
Yorkshire +23 10 £32,000 -6.56% 3
Manchester -8 9 £39,500 -7.60% 1
Buckinghamshire +24 7 £40,000 +23.07%
Gloucestershire - 7 £41,000 -
Bristol - 7 £32,500 - 2
Romsey - 7 £42,500 - 1
West Yorkshire +25 6 £32,500 -17.19% 1
West Midlands -35 6 £39,250 +30.83% 1
Gloucester - 5 £41,000 -
Birmingham -34 4 £30,000 - 1
Aylesbury - 4 £40,000 -
Leeds - 4 £33,750 -
Milton Keynes +15 3 £32,500 -
Bournemouth - 3 £37,000 - 1
Dorset - 3 £37,000 - 1
Huddersfield +6 2 £32,500 -17.19% 1
North Yorkshire +3 2 £25,500 -7.27% 2
Fareham +2 2 £40,000 +14.28%
Lichfield 0 2 £51,250 +25.00%
Staffordshire -6 2 £51,250 +19.18%

PHP 5
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT jobs citing PHP 5 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 5.

1 307 (100.00%) PHP
2 237 (77.20%) MySQL
3 203 (66.12%) HTML
4 198 (64.50%) CSS
5 185 (60.26%) JavaScript
6 151 (49.19%) Git (software)
7 133 (43.32%) OOP
8 127 (41.37%) Linux
9 118 (38.44%) OO
10 111 (36.16%) Agile Software Development
11 109 (35.50%) HTML5
12 104 (33.88%) LAMP
13 100 (32.57%) Web Development
14 99 (32.25%) jQuery
15 98 (31.92%) MVC
16 89 (28.99%) Zend
17 70 (22.80%) Symfony
18 69 (22.48%) Subversion
19 66 (21.50%) Web Services
20 59 (19.22%) CSS3
21 58 (18.89%) Apache
21 58 (18.89%) OO PHP
22 56 (18.24%) Laravel
23 55 (17.92%) Unit Testing
24 51 (16.61%) SQL
25 49 (15.96%) Finance
26 45 (14.66%) E-Commerce
26 45 (14.66%) Degree
27 43 (14.01%) SQL Server
28 42 (13.68%) PHPUnit

PHP 5
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 58 (18.89%) Apache
2 30 (9.77%) Elasticsearch
3 27 (8.79%) WordPress
4 15 (4.89%) Drupal
5 8 (2.61%) CMS
6 3 (0.98%) nginx
7 2 (0.65%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.33%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.33%) Confluence
8 1 (0.33%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.33%) Moodle
8 1 (0.33%) Totara
8 1 (0.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (0.65%) MS Excel
1 2 (0.65%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 19 (6.19%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 25 (8.14%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (4.56%) GitHub
3 6 (1.95%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (1.95%) SaaS
4 5 (1.63%) AdWords
4 5 (1.63%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.98%) DigitalOcean
5 3 (0.98%) Dropbox
5 3 (0.98%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.56%) Intranet
2 11 (3.58%) Extranet
3 4 (1.30%) AMQP
3 4 (1.30%) Internet
4 3 (0.98%) NFC
4 3 (0.98%) Skype
5 1 (0.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 237 (77.20%) MySQL
2 43 (14.01%) SQL Server
3 17 (5.54%) Big Data
3 17 (5.54%) Relational Database
4 14 (4.56%) Redis
5 13 (4.23%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (1.30%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.98%) MariaDB
8 3 (0.98%) phpMyAdmin
9 2 (0.65%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.33%) DTS
10 1 (0.33%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.33%) Impala
Development Applications
1 151 (49.19%) Git (software)
2 69 (22.48%) Subversion
3 42 (13.68%) PHPUnit
4 26 (8.47%) JIRA
5 13 (4.23%) Jenkins
6 6 (1.95%) Bitbucket
6 6 (1.95%) Grunt
6 6 (1.95%) Mercurial
7 5 (1.63%) Selenium
8 4 (1.30%) Karma Test Runner
8 4 (1.30%) Sinon.JS
8 4 (1.30%) Trac
9 3 (0.98%) git-flow
9 3 (0.98%) gulp
9 3 (0.98%) Vagrant
9 3 (0.98%) Visual Studio
9 3 (0.98%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.65%) Bower
10 2 (0.65%) Maven
10 2 (0.65%) PhpStorm
General
1 49 (15.96%) Finance
2 33 (10.75%) Games
3 29 (9.45%) Telecoms
4 17 (5.54%) Marketing
5 15 (4.89%) Music Industry
6 7 (2.28%) Back Office
7 4 (1.30%) Advertising
7 4 (1.30%) Legal
7 4 (1.30%) Retail
8 3 (0.98%) Aerospace
8 3 (0.98%) Banking
9 2 (0.65%) Billing
9 2 (0.65%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.33%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 279 (90.88%) Developer
2 242 (78.83%) PHP Developer
3 74 (24.10%) Senior Developer
3 74 (24.10%) Senior PHP Developer
4 60 (19.54%) Web Developer
5 55 (17.92%) PHP Web Developer
6 29 (9.45%) Software Developer
7 25 (8.14%) MySQL Developer
7 25 (8.14%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 25 (8.14%) Senior PHP Web Developer
7 25 (8.14%) Senior Web Developer
8 23 (7.49%) Software Engineer
9 20 (6.51%) .NET Developer
9 20 (6.51%) .NET Software Developer
9 20 (6.51%) ASP.NET Developer
9 20 (6.51%) C# .NET Developer
9 20 (6.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 20 (6.51%) C# Developer
9 20 (6.51%) C# Software Developer
9 20 (6.51%) PHP Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 203 (66.12%) HTML
2 198 (64.50%) CSS
3 109 (35.50%) HTML5
4 104 (33.88%) LAMP
5 99 (32.25%) jQuery
6 70 (22.80%) Symfony
7 66 (21.50%) Web Services
8 59 (19.22%) CSS3
9 56 (18.24%) Laravel
10 38 (12.38%) AngularJS
10 38 (12.38%) RESTful
11 35 (11.40%) Zend Framework
12 25 (8.14%) XML
13 23 (7.49%) .NET
14 22 (7.17%) SOAP
15 21 (6.84%) ASP.NET
15 21 (6.84%) REST
16 20 (6.51%) .NET Framework
16 20 (6.51%) Regular Expression
17 19 (6.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.47%) Computer Science
2 18 (5.86%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (4.89%) Mobile App
4 9 (2.93%) iPad
5 7 (2.28%) Social Media
6 6 (1.95%) User Experience
7 5 (1.63%) e-Learning
8 4 (1.30%) Digital Media
8 4 (1.30%) FMCG
8 4 (1.30%) Mobile Games
8 4 (1.30%) Online Games
8 4 (1.30%) Replication
9 2 (0.65%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.65%) W3C
10 1 (0.33%) BBC
10 1 (0.33%) CESG
10 1 (0.33%) iPhone
10 1 (0.33%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.33%) NHS
10 1 (0.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 127 (41.37%) Linux
2 13 (4.23%) Android
3 12 (3.91%) Debian
4 11 (3.58%) Ubuntu
5 8 (2.61%) Apple iOS
5 8 (2.61%) Windows
6 7 (2.28%) CentOS
7 6 (1.95%) Unix
8 5 (1.63%) Windows Server
8 5 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.98%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.33%) Amazon Linux
10 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (43.32%) OOP
2 118 (38.44%) OO
3 111 (36.16%) Agile Software Development
4 100 (32.57%) Web Development
5 98 (31.92%) MVC
6 58 (18.89%) OO PHP
7 55 (17.92%) Unit Testing
8 45 (14.66%) E-Commerce
9 37 (12.05%) Software Engineering
10 34 (11.07%) Scrum
10 34 (11.07%) TDD
11 32 (10.42%) SOLID
12 25 (8.14%) Open Source
13 16 (5.21%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (4.23%) API Integration
14 13 (4.23%) BDD
15 12 (3.91%) Front End Development
16 11 (3.58%) B2B
16 11 (3.58%) Mentoring
17 10 (3.26%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 307 (100.00%) PHP
2 185 (60.26%) JavaScript
3 51 (16.61%) SQL
4 36 (11.73%) PHP 7
5 34 (11.07%) Java
6 27 (8.79%) C#
7 23 (7.49%) T-SQL
8 18 (5.86%) XPath
9 11 (3.58%) PHP 4
10 10 (3.26%) Bash Shell
11 8 (2.61%) Python
12 5 (1.63%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.30%) Perl
14 3 (0.98%) Apple Swift
14 3 (0.98%) C++
14 3 (0.98%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.65%) ActionScript
15 2 (0.65%) C
15 2 (0.65%) Go
16 1 (0.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 45 (14.66%) Degree
2 2 (0.65%) SC Cleared
2 2 (0.65%) Security Cleared
2 2 (0.65%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.58%) QA
System Software
1 26 (8.47%) Docker
2 2 (0.65%) Varnish
3 1 (0.33%) HDFS
3 1 (0.33%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.98%) cPanel
2 2 (0.65%) HAProxy
2 2 (0.65%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.65%) Puppet
3 1 (0.33%) Ansible
3 1 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.33%) Plesk
3 1 (0.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 89 (28.99%) Zend
2 17 (5.54%) Google
3 8 (2.61%) Facebook
3 8 (2.61%) Twitter
4 5 (1.63%) Red Hat
5 4 (1.30%) Oracle
5 4 (1.30%) PayPal
6 1 (0.33%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.33%) VMware
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