Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for PHP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PHP over the 6 months to 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 83 57
Rank change year-on-year +11 -26 +70
Permanent jobs citing PHP 27 16 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.60% 1.42% 4.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.54% 3.38% 8.59%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 51
Bedfordshire median annual salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.57% - -22.22%
10th Percentile £31,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £49,625 £48,250 £40,000
East of England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

PHP is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 487 474 745
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 46.96% 41.95% 47.73%
Number of salaries quoted 432 384 669
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,875 £29,250
90th Percentile £69,000 £61,250 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing PHP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Bedfordshire

PHP
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for PHP in Bedfordshire

PHP
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for PHP in Bedfordshire

PHP
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 25 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +9 20 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Luton +3 5 £42,500 +13.33%
PHP
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for PHP.

1 18 (66.67%) Java
2 16 (59.26%) C#
2 16 (59.26%) .NET
2 16 (59.26%) XML
2 16 (59.26%) MVC
2 16 (59.26%) E-Commerce
2 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (59.26%) JSON
2 16 (59.26%) Node.js
3 15 (55.56%) RESTful
3 15 (55.56%) Continuous Improvement
3 15 (55.56%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (55.56%) Microservices
3 15 (55.56%) API Development
3 15 (55.56%) Back Office
3 15 (55.56%) SOA
3 15 (55.56%) Python
3 15 (55.56%) SOAP
4 8 (29.63%) jQuery
4 8 (29.63%) Linux
4 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
4 8 (29.63%) SQL
5 7 (25.93%) MySQL
5 7 (25.93%) HTML
6 6 (22.22%) CSS
7 5 (18.52%) OO
7 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
7 5 (18.52%) OO PHP
7 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
8 4 (14.81%) nginx

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 4 (14.81%) IIS
1 4 (14.81%) nginx
2 2 (7.41%) WordPress
3 1 (3.70%) Apache
3 1 (3.70%) Drupal
3 1 (3.70%) Joomla!
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Trello
2 1 (3.70%) Google App Engine
2 1 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) SSH
2 1 (3.70%) HTTP
2 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) MySQL
2 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.70%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
2 4 (14.81%) JIRA
3 1 (3.70%) gulp
3 1 (3.70%) PHPUnit
3 1 (3.70%) Selenium
General
1 15 (55.56%) Back Office
2 1 (3.70%) Advertising
2 1 (3.70%) Electronics
2 1 (3.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (96.30%) Developer
2 10 (37.04%) PHP Developer
3 5 (18.52%) SQL Developer
4 4 (14.81%) HTML CSS Developer
4 4 (14.81%) HTML Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Angular Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Backend Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Business Information Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Business Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Information Manager
5 1 (3.70%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Lead Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Lead PHP Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Node.js Developer
5 1 (3.70%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 1 (3.70%) React Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (59.26%) .NET
1 16 (59.26%) JSON
1 16 (59.26%) Node.js
1 16 (59.26%) XML
2 15 (55.56%) RESTful
2 15 (55.56%) SOAP
3 8 (29.63%) jQuery
4 7 (25.93%) HTML
5 6 (22.22%) CSS
6 4 (14.81%) LEMP Stack
7 3 (11.11%) Laravel
8 2 (7.41%) Symfony
9 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
9 1 (3.70%) Hibernate
9 1 (3.70%) Java EE
9 1 (3.70%) LAMP
9 1 (3.70%) React
9 1 (3.70%) Spring
9 1 (3.70%) Vue.js
9 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (55.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Android
2 1 (3.70%) Mac OS
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (59.26%) E-Commerce
1 16 (59.26%) MVC
2 15 (55.56%) API Development
2 15 (55.56%) Continuous Improvement
2 15 (55.56%) Microservices
2 15 (55.56%) SOA
3 5 (18.52%) OO
3 5 (18.52%) OO PHP
4 4 (14.81%) Workflow
5 2 (7.41%) Web Development
6 1 (3.70%) Analytics
6 1 (3.70%) API Integration
6 1 (3.70%) Business Continuity Management
6 1 (3.70%) Data Analytics
6 1 (3.70%) Decision-Making
6 1 (3.70%) Logical Data Model
6 1 (3.70%) People Management
6 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) Java
2 16 (59.26%) C#
3 15 (55.56%) Python
4 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
4 8 (29.63%) SQL
5 1 (3.70%) C++
5 1 (3.70%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Google
2 1 (3.70%) Zend