Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 69 115
Rank change year-on-year +8 +46 -2
Permanent jobs citing PHP 35 50 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 3.22% 3.09% 1.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.95% 6.53% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 34 44 40
Bedfordshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% -20.56% +16.13%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,150 £32,500
90th Percentile £40,000 £40,000 £52,500
East of England median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.74% -8.75% +14.29%

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 440 766 819
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 40.52% 47.37% 41.81%
Number of salaries quoted 374 690 752
Bedfordshire median annual salary £43,750 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.89% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,925 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,125 £58,750
East of England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +2.41%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 +3 19 £31,250 -21.88%
Luton +20 4 £35,000 -12.50%
Leighton Buzzard - 1 £31,500 - 2
PHP
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for PHP.

1 32 (91.43%) JavaScript
2 27 (77.14%) MySQL
3 26 (74.29%) HTML
4 22 (62.86%) CSS
5 21 (60.00%) Web Development
6 14 (40.00%) WordPress
7 13 (37.14%) SQL
8 12 (34.29%) jQuery
9 10 (28.57%) Laravel
9 10 (28.57%) Advertising
9 10 (28.57%) Java
10 9 (25.71%) Linux
11 8 (22.86%) Git (software)
11 8 (22.86%) Responsive Web Design
12 7 (20.00%) AngularJS
12 7 (20.00%) HTML5
13 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (17.14%) Subversion
13 6 (17.14%) Eclipse
13 6 (17.14%) IntelliJ
13 6 (17.14%) NetBeans
14 4 (11.43%) Web Design
14 4 (11.43%) LAMP
14 4 (11.43%) OOP
14 4 (11.43%) OO
14 4 (11.43%) VB
14 4 (11.43%) XML
14 4 (11.43%) Retail
14 4 (11.43%) Ajax
14 4 (11.43%) 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 14 (40.00%) WordPress
2 4 (11.43%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (11.43%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (77.14%) MySQL
2 4 (11.43%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Git (software)
2 6 (17.14%) Eclipse
2 6 (17.14%) IntelliJ
2 6 (17.14%) NetBeans
2 6 (17.14%) Subversion
3 4 (11.43%) Vagrant
4 3 (8.57%) PHPUnit
4 3 (8.57%) Selenium
5 1 (2.86%) PhpStorm
General
1 10 (28.57%) Advertising
2 4 (11.43%) Retail
3 3 (8.57%) Games
3 3 (8.57%) German Language
4 2 (5.71%) Back Office
4 2 (5.71%) Marketing
5 1 (2.86%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 33 (94.29%) Developer
2 25 (71.43%) PHP Developer
3 12 (34.29%) Web Developer
4 11 (31.43%) PHP Web Developer
5 7 (20.00%) PHP Laravel Developer
5 7 (20.00%) PHP WordPress Developer
5 7 (20.00%) WordPress Developer
6 6 (17.14%) Full Stack Developer
7 5 (14.29%) Java Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) IT Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) IT Support
8 2 (5.71%) Support Consultant
9 1 (2.86%) Applications Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Graduate
9 1 (2.86%) Graduate PHP Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Graduate Web Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Junior
9 1 (2.86%) Junior Developer
9 1 (2.86%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (74.29%) HTML
2 22 (62.86%) CSS
3 12 (34.29%) jQuery
4 10 (28.57%) Laravel
5 7 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 7 (20.00%) HTML5
6 4 (11.43%) Ajax
6 4 (11.43%) LAMP
6 4 (11.43%) Symfony
6 4 (11.43%) XML
7 3 (8.57%) CSS3
7 3 (8.57%) LEMP Stack
7 3 (8.57%) Sass
7 3 (8.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (2.86%) lodash
8 1 (2.86%) React
8 1 (2.86%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Linux
2 3 (8.57%) Mac OS X
2 3 (8.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (60.00%) Web Development
2 8 (22.86%) Responsive Web Design
3 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.43%) Mobile Development
4 4 (11.43%) OO
4 4 (11.43%) OOP
4 4 (11.43%) Web Design
5 3 (8.57%) DNA
5 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
5 3 (8.57%) Process Improvement
6 2 (5.71%) Data Protection
6 2 (5.71%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (5.71%) Server Building
7 1 (2.86%) MVC
7 1 (2.86%) Project Management
7 1 (2.86%) Scrum
7 1 (2.86%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (91.43%) JavaScript
2 13 (37.14%) SQL
3 10 (28.57%) Java
4 4 (11.43%) VB
5 3 (8.57%) PHP 5
6 2 (5.71%) TypeScript
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Docker
2 1 (2.86%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 1 (2.86%) Plumtree