The first table below looks at the demand for PHP5 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP5 over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP 5
Rank 358 296 282
Rank change year-on-year
-62 -14
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 826 942 1109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.71% 0.87% 0.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.37% 1.65% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 729 877 1066
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
60340 57173 63232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.62% 52.59% 53.63%
Number of salaries quoted 51195 49086 55626
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +2.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

PHP5
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP5 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PHP5
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 within the UK.

PHP5 Salary Trend in the UK

PHP5
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP5 over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 within the UK.

PHP5 Salary Histogram in the UK

PHP5
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP5 within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 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 -60 813 £37,500 +4.16% 131
London -41 330 £45,000 +5.88% 48
South East -47 187 £34,000 -2.85% 26
Hampshire -5 101 £30,000 -14.28% 8
South West +26 91 £35,000 +7.69% 10
City of London -21 74 £50,000 +25.00% 16
West Midlands +22 66 £30,000 +11.11% 2
North West -28 49 £32,500 +10.16% 16
East of England -32 39 £42,000 +5.00% 7
Bristol +25 34 £40,000 +45.45% 4
Manchester +10 33 £32,500 +8.33% 8
Berkshire -8 29 £35,000 -9.09% 4
Yorkshire -76 29 £32,500 +8.33% 12
Buckinghamshire +7 25 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Basingstoke -5 24 £31,875 -8.92% 1
Hertfordshire +7 23 £42,500 +25.00% 4
East Midlands -5 22 £28,500 -5.00% 9
Fareham -18 22 £30,000 -7.69% 2
Milton Keynes +9 19 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Dorset +1 17 £29,000 +13.72% 4
Bournemouth -1 17 £29,000 +13.72% 4
Wiltshire +5 15 £31,000 -4.61%
Worcestershire +4 14 £28,000 -13.84%
Northamptonshire -2 14 £28,500 -6.55% 2
Surrey -20 14 £35,000 - 2
Northampton -4 13 £28,500 -6.55% 2
Petersfield - 13 £34,000 -
Warwickshire +14 12 £30,000 +20.00%
Reading 0 12 £35,000 -6.66%
Birmingham -3 12 £25,000 -9.09%

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing PHP5 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 PHP5.

1 1719 (100.00%) PHP
2 1421 (82.66%) MySQL
3 1276 (74.23%) HTML
4 1246 (72.48%) CSS
5 1228 (71.44%) JavaScript
6 900 (52.36%) jQuery
7 823 (47.88%) OO
8 772 (44.91%) MVC
9 723 (42.06%) Linux
10 707 (41.13%) Zend
11 556 (32.34%) OOP
12 535 (31.12%) Git (software)
13 518 (30.13%) HTML5
14 483 (28.10%) LAMP
15 478 (27.81%) Symfony
16 438 (25.48%) CSS3
17 437 (25.42%) OO PHP
18 379 (22.05%) Ajax
19 377 (21.93%) Subversion
20 312 (18.15%) SQL
21 310 (18.03%) Apache
22 304 (17.68%) XHTML
23 293 (17.04%) XML
24 289 (16.81%) Agile Software Development
25 273 (15.88%) E-Commerce
26 256 (14.89%) Web Services
27 248 (14.43%) CMS
28 234 (13.61%) Web Development
29 223 (12.97%) Zend Framework
30 211 (12.27%) Degree

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing PHP5 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 PHP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 310 (18.03%) Apache
2 248 (14.43%) CMS
3 179 (10.41%) Drupal
4 142 (8.26%) WordPress
5 62 (3.61%) Node.js
6 34 (1.98%) nginx
7 24 (1.40%) ExpressionEngine
8 20 (1.16%) IIS
9 19 (1.11%) Tomcat
10 17 (0.99%) Joomla!
10 17 (0.99%) concrete5
11 13 (0.76%) SAS
12 12 (0.70%) Facebook Platform
13 11 (0.64%) Moodle
13 11 (0.64%) SugarCRM
14 9 (0.52%) Apache Solr
15 8 (0.47%) SilverStripe
16 5 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
17 4 (0.23%) GlassFish
18 3 (0.17%) PrestaShop
Applications
1 69 (4.01%) Photoshop
2 43 (2.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 21 (1.22%) MS Excel
4 19 (1.11%) Fireworks
5 8 (0.47%) MS Office
6 1 (0.058%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.058%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 174 (10.12%) Magento
2 29 (1.69%) Google Analytics
3 15 (0.87%) Shopify
4 9 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.23%) Sage 200
7 3 (0.17%) WebTrends
7 3 (0.17%) osCommerce
7 3 (0.17%) SAP SRM
8 2 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.12%) Zen Cart
9 1 (0.058%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 77 (4.48%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (3.26%) SaaS
3 26 (1.51%) Amazon EC2
4 19 (1.11%) Amazon S3
5 13 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (0.64%) GitHub
7 6 (0.35%) CloudFront
8 5 (0.29%) Route 53
8 5 (0.29%) PaaS
9 2 (0.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 70 (4.07%) Internet
2 41 (2.39%) DNS
3 25 (1.45%) VPN
4 24 (1.40%) Firewall
5 22 (1.28%) HTTP
6 18 (1.05%) SSH
7 9 (0.52%) Network Security
8 8 (0.47%) ZigBee
9 6 (0.35%) AMQP
9 6 (0.35%) Intranet
9 6 (0.35%) Broadband
10 4 (0.23%) TCP/IP
11 2 (0.12%) VoIP
11 2 (0.12%) LDAP
11 2 (0.12%) Asterisk PBX
11 2 (0.12%) IP Telephony
12 1 (0.058%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1421 (82.66%) MySQL
2 113 (6.57%) SQL Server
3 98 (5.70%) Relational Database
4 97 (5.64%) MongoDB
5 47 (2.73%) Big Data
6 45 (2.62%) NoSQL
7 35 (2.04%) Redis
8 34 (1.98%) RDBMS
9 27 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
10 19 (1.11%) Hazelcast
11 16 (0.93%) Oracle Database
12 12 (0.70%) Amazon RDS
12 12 (0.70%) MS Access
13 9 (0.52%) Oracle Database 10g
14 8 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
14 8 (0.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 7 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
15 7 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
16 5 (0.29%) Apache Cassandra
16 5 (0.29%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 535 (31.12%) Git (software)
2 377 (21.93%) Subversion
3 91 (5.29%) PHPUnit
4 40 (2.33%) Jenkins
5 35 (2.04%) JIRA
6 26 (1.51%) Selenium
7 25 (1.45%) Mercurial
8 19 (1.11%) Trac
9 16 (0.93%) Jasmine
10 12 (0.70%) PhoneGap
11 11 (0.64%) Maven
11 11 (0.64%) JUnit
12 10 (0.58%) Bugzilla
12 10 (0.58%) Behat
12 10 (0.58%) PEAR
12 10 (0.58%) PhpStorm
13 9 (0.52%) Cucumber
14 8 (0.47%) Redmine
15 6 (0.35%) TeamCity
15 6 (0.35%) Xdebug
General
1 209 (12.16%) Marketing
2 87 (5.06%) Finance
3 51 (2.97%) Advertising
4 50 (2.91%) Retail
5 25 (1.45%) Telecoms
5 25 (1.45%) Back Office
6 17 (0.99%) Publishing
7 16 (0.93%) Games
7 16 (0.93%) Banking
8 11 (0.64%) Manufacturing
9 10 (0.58%) Legal
10 5 (0.29%) Electronics
11 3 (0.17%) Front Office
12 2 (0.12%) Music Industry
13 1 (0.058%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.058%) Billing
13 1 (0.058%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.058%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.058%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1598 (92.96%) Developer
2 1233 (71.73%) PHP Developer
3 329 (19.14%) Web Developer
4 300 (17.45%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 285 (16.58%) Senior Developer
6 218 (12.68%) Senior PHP Developer
7 147 (8.55%) PHP Web Developer
8 124 (7.21%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 78 (4.54%) Programmer
10 76 (4.42%) Lead Developer
11 64 (3.72%) Software Developer
12 63 (3.66%) Lead PHP Developer
13 61 (3.55%) PHP Symfony Developer
14 55 (3.20%) PHP Programmer
15 49 (2.85%) LAMP Developer
16 39 (2.27%) Applications Developer
17 38 (2.21%) Junior
17 38 (2.21%) Junior Developer
17 38 (2.21%) Front-End Developer
18 35 (2.04%) PHP Zend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1276 (74.23%) HTML
2 1246 (72.48%) CSS
3 900 (52.36%) jQuery
4 518 (30.13%) HTML5
5 483 (28.10%) LAMP
6 478 (27.81%) Symfony
7 438 (25.48%) CSS3
8 379 (22.05%) Ajax
9 304 (17.68%) XHTML
10 293 (17.04%) XML
11 256 (14.89%) Web Services
12 223 (12.97%) Zend Framework
13 175 (10.18%) CodeIgniter
14 174 (10.12%) REST
15 160 (9.31%) SOAP
16 158 (9.19%) JSON
17 135 (7.85%) CakePHP
18 132 (7.68%) Laravel
19 125 (7.27%) RESTful
20 64 (3.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 149 (8.67%) Computer Science
2 118 (6.86%) Open Source
3 73 (4.25%) Mobile App
4 46 (2.68%) Social Media
5 39 (2.27%) W3C
6 36 (2.09%) Clustering
7 34 (1.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 20 (1.16%) Digital Media
9 19 (1.11%) E-Learning
10 15 (0.87%) Web 2.0
11 14 (0.81%) iPhone
12 13 (0.76%) Xbox
13 11 (0.64%) FMCG
14 9 (0.52%) SCORM
14 9 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
15 8 (0.47%) VLE
15 8 (0.47%) Thin Client
15 8 (0.47%) Mathematics
15 8 (0.47%) Fat Client
16 7 (0.41%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 723 (42.06%) Linux
2 129 (7.50%) UNIX
3 81 (4.71%) Apple iOS
4 70 (4.07%) Windows
5 69 (4.01%) CentOS
6 54 (3.14%) Android
7 51 (2.97%) Ubuntu
8 35 (2.04%) Fedora
9 25 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 17 (0.99%) Debian
11 10 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.058%) BlackBerry OS
12 1 (0.058%) Solaris
12 1 (0.058%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 823 (47.88%) OO
2 772 (44.91%) MVC
3 556 (32.34%) OOP
4 437 (25.42%) OO PHP
5 289 (16.81%) Agile Software Development
6 273 (15.88%) E-Commerce
7 234 (13.61%) Web Development
8 205 (11.93%) TDD
9 160 (9.31%) Scrum
10 134 (7.80%) Unit Testing
11 119 (6.92%) Software Engineering
12 74 (4.30%) BDD
13 65 (3.78%) Responsive Web Design
14 61 (3.55%) Continuous Integration
15 59 (3.43%) Web Design
16 57 (3.32%) Content Management
17 53 (3.08%) Time Management
18 50 (2.91%) SEO
19 49 (2.85%) Digital Marketing
20 47 (2.73%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1719 (100.00%) PHP
2 1228 (71.44%) JavaScript
3 312 (18.15%) SQL
4 158 (9.19%) Java
5 107 (6.22%) Python
6 89 (5.18%) C#
7 85 (4.94%) PHP4
8 84 (4.89%) Ruby
9 79 (4.60%) Perl
10 59 (3.43%) C++
11 33 (1.92%) Objective-C
11 33 (1.92%) Bash Shell
12 28 (1.63%) VB
13 21 (1.22%) Shell Script
14 19 (1.11%) ActionScript
14 19 (1.11%) C
15 16 (0.93%) ActionScript 3.0
16 15 (0.87%) VB.NET
17 5 (0.29%) VBA
17 5 (0.29%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 211 (12.27%) Degree
2 8 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (0.29%) Security Cleared
3 5 (0.29%) PhD
4 4 (0.23%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (2.97%) QA
2 17 (0.99%) ISO 9001
3 12 (0.70%) WAI
4 6 (0.35%) WCAG
System Software
1 18 (1.05%) Varnish
2 5 (0.29%) NFS
3 4 (0.23%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (1.40%) Puppet
2 23 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (1.16%) Vagrant
4 12 (0.70%) YUM
5 9 (0.52%) Capistrano
6 5 (0.29%) ZABBIX
7 3 (0.17%) Plesk
Vendors
1 707 (41.13%) Zend
2 78 (4.54%) Red Hat
3 63 (3.66%) Google
4 58 (3.37%) Twitter
5 51 (2.97%) Facebook
6 47 (2.73%) Oracle
7 45 (2.62%) Microsoft
7 45 (2.62%) Adobe
8 22 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
9 12 (0.70%) Sage
10 10 (0.58%) Atlassian
11 9 (0.52%) SAP
12 8 (0.47%) Citrix
13 7 (0.41%) Sony
14 5 (0.29%) VMware
14 5 (0.29%) JBoss
14 5 (0.29%) Percona
15 4 (0.23%) Sencha
15 4 (0.23%) Rackspace
15 4 (0.23%) Apple
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Webrecruit
Salary: From £3,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Berkshire
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Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
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CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + + Bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Avon
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £36,000 to £38,000 per annum + Pension, Private Healthcare, 25 da
Posted: 18 hours ago
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 20 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
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City, London
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Recruiting.uk.com
Posted: Yesterday
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Recruiting.uk.com
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Excellent Work
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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