Period
to 17 December 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 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 56 83
Rank change year-on-year -11 +27 +26
Permanent jobs citing PHP 26 34 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.42% 3.42% 2.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.10% 9.07% 5.11%
Number of salaries quoted 13 32 34
Bedfordshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +4.48% -25.56%
10th Percentile £31,500 £29,775 £26,750
90th Percentile £46,750 £40,000 £40,000
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -12.50%

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 426 375 704
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 39.63% 37.76% 46.35%
Number of salaries quoted 390 325 638
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,350 £31,250
90th Percentile £66,375 £70,000 £68,825
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £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 17 December 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 17 December 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 -8 23 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Luton -13 3 £38,500 +10.00%
PHP
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 15 (57.69%) XML
2 14 (53.85%) Java
2 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (53.85%) JSON
2 14 (53.85%) Continuous Improvement
3 13 (50.00%) Node.js
3 13 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (50.00%) RESTful
3 13 (50.00%) Microservices
3 13 (50.00%) API Development
3 13 (50.00%) Back Office
3 13 (50.00%) MVC
3 13 (50.00%) C#
3 13 (50.00%) .NET
3 13 (50.00%) SOAP
3 13 (50.00%) Python
3 13 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 13 (50.00%) SOA
4 12 (46.15%) Linux
5 7 (26.92%) SQL
5 7 (26.92%) nginx
6 6 (23.08%) jQuery
6 6 (23.08%) MySQL
6 6 (23.08%) HTML
6 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
6 6 (23.08%) CSS
6 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 5 (19.23%) SSL
7 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
7 5 (19.23%) Workflow

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 7 (26.92%) nginx
2 4 (15.38%) IIS
3 1 (3.85%) Apache
3 1 (3.85%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (15.38%) Trello
3 3 (11.54%) SaaS
4 1 (3.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) SSL
2 4 (15.38%) HTTP
2 4 (15.38%) SSH
3 3 (11.54%) DHCP
3 3 (11.54%) DNS
3 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
4 2 (7.69%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) MySQL
2 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.85%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
2 4 (15.38%) JIRA
General
1 13 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (3.85%) Advertising
2 1 (3.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (80.77%) Developer
2 7 (26.92%) PHP Developer
3 4 (15.38%) HTML CSS Developer
3 4 (15.38%) HTML Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Software Developer
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Developer
4 1 (3.85%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Java Developer
4 1 (3.85%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (3.85%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (57.69%) XML
2 14 (53.85%) JSON
3 13 (50.00%) .NET
3 13 (50.00%) Node.js
3 13 (50.00%) RESTful
3 13 (50.00%) SOAP
4 6 (23.08%) CSS
4 6 (23.08%) HTML
4 6 (23.08%) jQuery
5 4 (15.38%) LAMP
5 4 (15.38%) LEMP Stack
6 3 (11.54%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (3.85%) Ajax
7 1 (3.85%) Hibernate
7 1 (3.85%) Java EE
7 1 (3.85%) Laravel
7 1 (3.85%) Spring
7 1 (3.85%) Symfony
7 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (11.54%) PKI
3 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.85%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) CentOS
3 2 (7.69%) Solaris
3 2 (7.69%) Windows
4 1 (3.85%) Mac OS
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (53.85%) Continuous Improvement
2 13 (50.00%) API Development
2 13 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 13 (50.00%) Microservices
2 13 (50.00%) MVC
2 13 (50.00%) SOA
3 5 (19.23%) Workflow
4 4 (15.38%) High Availability
4 4 (15.38%) Load Balancing
4 4 (15.38%) OO
4 4 (15.38%) OO PHP
4 4 (15.38%) Open Source
5 3 (11.54%) Proactive Monitoring
6 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
6 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.85%) OOP
7 1 (3.85%) TDD
7 1 (3.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) Java
2 13 (50.00%) C#
2 13 (50.00%) Python
3 7 (26.92%) SQL
4 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 3 (11.54%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.85%) Java 8
6 1 (3.85%) PHP 5
6 1 (3.85%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Ansible
1 3 (11.54%) Nagios
1 3 (11.54%) Prometheus
2 2 (7.69%) Terraform
3 1 (3.85%) HAProxy
3 1 (3.85%) yum
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) VMware
3 2 (7.69%) Sybase