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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP 5
UK
Rank 741 704 700
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -4
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 111 222 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.23% 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.24% 0.43% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 99 213 233
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £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
45448 51395 52870
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 53.99% 52.28% 50.54%
Number of salaries quoted 39001 44313 45341
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 16 January 2017 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 16 January 2017. 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 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 -35 107 £40,000 -3.61% 17
London +21 39 £47,500 +5.55% 5
South East +19 22 £37,500 -6.25% 3
North West -12 19 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Hampshire -7 17 £37,500 +15.38% 2
South West +28 13 £37,000 -26.00%
City of London +26 12 £47,500 -15.55%
Yorkshire +24 11 £32,500 -23.52% 4
Southampton -1 10 £37,500 +38.88% 2
Manchester -17 10 £39,500 -4.81%
Cheshire +10 9 £35,000 -17.64% 1
West Yorkshire +39 8 £32,500 -23.52% 2
Macclesfield -5 8 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Romsey - 7 £42,500 -
Bristol - 6 £32,500 -
Buckinghamshire +27 4 £40,000 +23.07%
Huddersfield +5 4 £32,500 -23.52%
Leeds - 4 £33,750 - 2
Aylesbury - 4 £40,000 -
Gloucestershire - 4 £41,000 -
Bournemouth +30 3 £37,000 -26.00%
Dorset +25 3 £37,000 -26.00%
Gloucester - 3 £41,000 -
West Midlands -21 2 £30,000 - 1
Birmingham -34 2 £30,000 -
Selby - 2 £25,000 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £25,000 - 1
Surrey +27 1 £35,000 -26.31%
East of England +20 1 £35,000 - 1
Essex +18 1 £35,000 -

PHP 5
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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.

1 240 (100.00%) PHP
2 186 (77.50%) MySQL
3 158 (65.83%) HTML
4 153 (63.75%) CSS
5 150 (62.50%) JavaScript
6 115 (47.92%) Git (software)
7 99 (41.25%) OOP
8 94 (39.17%) Linux
9 90 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
9 90 (37.50%) HTML5
10 86 (35.83%) OO
11 85 (35.42%) Web Development
12 83 (34.58%) Zend
12 83 (34.58%) jQuery
13 70 (29.17%) LAMP
14 69 (28.75%) MVC
15 53 (22.08%) Subversion
16 52 (21.67%) CSS3
17 51 (21.25%) Symfony
18 50 (20.83%) Web Services
19 46 (19.17%) Laravel
20 44 (18.33%) Apache
20 44 (18.33%) SQL
21 43 (17.92%) OO PHP
22 42 (17.50%) Degree
23 41 (17.08%) Unit Testing
24 39 (16.25%) SQL Server
25 37 (15.42%) AngularJS
26 35 (14.58%) PHP 7
27 34 (14.17%) E-Commerce

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 44 (18.33%) Apache
2 28 (11.67%) WordPress
3 22 (9.17%) Elasticsearch
4 17 (7.08%) Drupal
5 11 (4.58%) CMS
6 5 (2.08%) nginx
7 4 (1.67%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.83%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.42%) Confluence
9 1 (0.42%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.42%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (1.67%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.83%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 12 (5.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 19 (7.92%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (4.58%) GitHub
3 4 (1.67%) AdWords
3 4 (1.67%) Google Analytics
3 4 (1.67%) SaaS
4 3 (1.25%) Dropbox
4 3 (1.25%) Slack
5 2 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.42%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.83%) Intranet
2 11 (4.58%) Extranet
3 4 (1.67%) AMQP
3 4 (1.67%) Internet
4 3 (1.25%) NFC
4 3 (1.25%) Skype
5 1 (0.42%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 186 (77.50%) MySQL
2 39 (16.25%) SQL Server
3 15 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 14 (5.83%) Big Data
5 9 (3.75%) MongoDB
5 9 (3.75%) Redis
6 5 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (1.67%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.25%) MariaDB
8 3 (1.25%) phpMyAdmin
9 2 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.83%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.42%) DTS
10 1 (0.42%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.42%) Impala
Development Applications
1 115 (47.92%) Git (software)
2 53 (22.08%) Subversion
3 30 (12.50%) PHPUnit
4 20 (8.33%) JIRA
5 12 (5.00%) Jenkins
6 9 (3.75%) Grunt
7 6 (2.50%) gulp
8 5 (2.08%) Bower
8 5 (2.08%) git-flow
9 4 (1.67%) Bitbucket
9 4 (1.67%) Karma Test Runner
9 4 (1.67%) Sinon.JS
9 4 (1.67%) Trac
10 3 (1.25%) Mercurial
10 3 (1.25%) Selenium
10 3 (1.25%) Visual Studio
10 3 (1.25%) WebDriver
11 2 (0.83%) Maven
11 2 (0.83%) Phing
12 1 (0.42%) Vagrant
General
1 33 (13.75%) Finance
2 26 (10.83%) Games
3 20 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 11 (4.58%) Marketing
5 10 (4.17%) Music Industry
6 4 (1.67%) Advertising
6 4 (1.67%) Retail
7 3 (1.25%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.25%) Back Office
7 3 (1.25%) Multimedia
7 3 (1.25%) Publishing
8 2 (0.83%) Billing
9 1 (0.42%) Legal
Job Titles
1 216 (90.00%) Developer
2 185 (77.08%) PHP Developer
3 50 (20.83%) Web Developer
4 47 (19.58%) PHP Web Developer
5 46 (19.17%) Senior Developer
5 46 (19.17%) Senior PHP Developer
6 26 (10.83%) Software Developer
7 22 (9.17%) Software Engineer
8 20 (8.33%) PHP Software Engineer
9 19 (7.92%) MySQL Developer
9 19 (7.92%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 18 (7.50%) Senior PHP Web Developer
10 18 (7.50%) Senior Web Developer
11 17 (7.08%) .NET Developer
11 17 (7.08%) .NET Software Developer
11 17 (7.08%) ASP.NET Developer
11 17 (7.08%) C# .NET Developer
11 17 (7.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 17 (7.08%) C# Developer
11 17 (7.08%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (65.83%) HTML
2 153 (63.75%) CSS
3 90 (37.50%) HTML5
4 83 (34.58%) jQuery
5 70 (29.17%) LAMP
6 52 (21.67%) CSS3
7 51 (21.25%) Symfony
8 50 (20.83%) Web Services
9 46 (19.17%) Laravel
10 37 (15.42%) AngularJS
11 32 (13.33%) Zend Framework
12 27 (11.25%) RESTful
13 24 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 24 (10.00%) XML
14 19 (7.92%) .NET
15 18 (7.50%) ASP.NET
16 17 (7.08%) .NET Framework
16 17 (7.08%) Regular Expression
17 16 (6.67%) REST
18 15 (6.25%) Doctrine
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.58%) Computer Science
2 17 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 9 (3.75%) User Experience
5 7 (2.92%) iPad
5 7 (2.92%) Social Media
6 4 (1.67%) Digital Media
6 4 (1.67%) FMCG
7 2 (0.83%) e-Learning
7 2 (0.83%) Mobile Games
7 2 (0.83%) Online Games
7 2 (0.83%) Replication
7 2 (0.83%) W3C
8 1 (0.42%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.42%) BBC
8 1 (0.42%) CESG
8 1 (0.42%) iPhone
8 1 (0.42%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.42%) Statistics
8 1 (0.42%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 94 (39.17%) Linux
2 10 (4.17%) Android
2 10 (4.17%) Ubuntu
3 7 (2.92%) Unix
4 6 (2.50%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.08%) CentOS
6 4 (1.67%) Debian
7 3 (1.25%) Windows
8 2 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.83%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.42%) Amazon Linux
9 1 (0.42%) Fedora
9 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (41.25%) OOP
2 90 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (35.83%) OO
4 85 (35.42%) Web Development
5 69 (28.75%) MVC
6 43 (17.92%) OO PHP
7 41 (17.08%) Unit Testing
8 34 (14.17%) E-Commerce
9 29 (12.08%) Scrum
9 29 (12.08%) Software Engineering
10 28 (11.67%) TDD
11 24 (10.00%) SOLID
12 17 (7.08%) Open Source
13 12 (5.00%) BDD
13 12 (5.00%) Time Management
14 11 (4.58%) B2B
14 11 (4.58%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (3.33%) Analytics
15 8 (3.33%) SOA
15 8 (3.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 240 (100.00%) PHP
2 150 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 44 (18.33%) SQL
4 35 (14.58%) PHP 7
5 28 (11.67%) Java
6 23 (9.58%) C#
7 19 (7.92%) T-SQL
8 15 (6.25%) XPath
9 7 (2.92%) Bash Shell
10 6 (2.50%) PHP 4
10 6 (2.50%) Python
11 3 (1.25%) Apple Swift
11 3 (1.25%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.83%) ActionScript
12 2 (0.83%) Ruby
12 2 (0.83%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.42%) ES6
13 1 (0.42%) Go
13 1 (0.42%) Perl
13 1 (0.42%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 42 (17.50%) Degree
2 1 (0.42%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.58%) QA
System Software
1 21 (8.75%) Docker
2 4 (1.67%) Varnish
3 1 (0.42%) HDFS
3 1 (0.42%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.25%) cPanel
2 2 (0.83%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.42%) Ansible
3 1 (0.42%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.42%) Plesk
3 1 (0.42%) Puppet
3 1 (0.42%) Salt
Vendors
1 83 (34.58%) Zend
2 14 (5.83%) Google
3 10 (4.17%) Facebook
3 10 (4.17%) Twitter
4 3 (1.25%) Oracle
4 3 (1.25%) Red Hat
5 2 (0.83%) PayPal
6 1 (0.42%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.42%) VMware
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Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Free parking, training
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 50,000 plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum bonus, flexi time, work from home
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Proactive Appointments
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus and Bens
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York
Recruitment Genius Ltd
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