Period
to 16 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 83 57
Rank change year-on-year -5 -26 -4
Permanent jobs citing PHP 211 221 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.22% 3.43% 4.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.48% 7.08% 9.99%
Number of salaries quoted 201 201 385
Berkshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £28,818 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £63,750
South East median annual salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.13% - -

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 Berkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3,257 3,120 3,893
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 49.69% 48.48% 42.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2,827 2,652 3,479
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,750 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +1.67% +2.27% +3.53%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Berkshire

PHP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for PHP in Berkshire

PHP
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in Berkshire over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for PHP in Berkshire

PHP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 16 August 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
Reading -29 47 £37,500 -16.67% 7
Bracknell +3 39 £57,500 - 5
Wokingham +14 25 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Ascot +1 18 £50,000 +53.85%
Slough -11 18 £42,500 +13.33% 5
Newbury +1 11 £40,000 -
Windsor +1 7 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Maidenhead -58 4 £35,000 -36.36% 5
Hungerford +11 3 £40,000 -
PHP
South East

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for PHP.

1 157 (74.41%) JavaScript
2 130 (61.61%) CSS
3 129 (61.14%) HTML
4 94 (44.55%) jQuery
5 84 (39.81%) MySQL
6 67 (31.75%) Web Development
7 63 (29.86%) Agile Software Development
8 62 (29.38%) SQL
9 54 (25.59%) Git (software)
10 51 (24.17%) MVC
11 46 (21.80%) Ajax
12 44 (20.85%) .NET
12 44 (20.85%) HTML5
13 42 (19.91%) Mentoring
14 40 (18.96%) Laravel
15 37 (17.54%) SQL Server
16 36 (17.06%) Marketing
17 35 (16.59%) Subversion
18 34 (16.11%) Java
18 34 (16.11%) CMS
18 34 (16.11%) Mobile App
19 33 (15.64%) Degree
20 32 (15.17%) Mobile Application Development
20 32 (15.17%) CSS3
21 29 (13.74%) Finance
21 29 (13.74%) C#
22 28 (13.27%) Symfony
23 27 (12.80%) WordPress
24 26 (12.32%) Linux
24 26 (12.32%) Drupal

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 34 (16.11%) CMS
2 27 (12.80%) WordPress
3 26 (12.32%) Drupal
4 9 (4.27%) Apache
5 6 (2.84%) nginx
6 4 (1.90%) Confluence
6 4 (1.90%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (1.90%) EPiServer
6 4 (1.90%) IIS
6 4 (1.90%) Umbraco
7 3 (1.42%) Joomla!
8 2 (0.95%) ExpressionEngine
9 1 (0.47%) JBoss
9 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (1.42%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (1.42%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.42%) Magento
2 1 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.47%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 1 (0.47%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.47%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.16%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.32%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (2.84%) Google Analytics
4 4 (1.90%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (1.90%) Amazon S3
4 4 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.90%) npm
4 4 (1.90%) Zapier
5 3 (1.42%) GitHub
6 2 (0.95%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.47%) Office 365
7 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.37%) SMS
2 3 (1.42%) Internet
2 3 (1.42%) Intranet
3 2 (0.95%) HTTP
3 2 (0.95%) Network Security
3 2 (0.95%) Wireless
3 2 (0.95%) Wireless Security
4 1 (0.47%) 2G
4 1 (0.47%) 3G
4 1 (0.47%) 4G
4 1 (0.47%) FTP
4 1 (0.47%) Multicast
4 1 (0.47%) SMTP
4 1 (0.47%) SSH
4 1 (0.47%) SSL
4 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.47%) Unicast
4 1 (0.47%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (39.81%) MySQL
2 37 (17.54%) SQL Server
3 25 (11.85%) Relational Database
4 24 (11.37%) NoSQL
5 14 (6.64%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (2.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (2.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.95%) Geospatial Data
8 2 (0.95%) Redis
8 2 (0.95%) SQLite
9 1 (0.47%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.47%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 54 (25.59%) Git (software)
2 35 (16.59%) Subversion
3 12 (5.69%) Jenkins
4 9 (4.27%) Visual Studio
5 8 (3.79%) JIRA
6 7 (3.32%) gulp
6 7 (3.32%) webpack
7 5 (2.37%) PHPUnit
7 5 (2.37%) Vagrant
8 4 (1.90%) Bitbucket
8 4 (1.90%) Visual Composer
9 3 (1.42%) Grunt
9 3 (1.42%) NetBeans
9 3 (1.42%) Selenium
10 2 (0.95%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.47%) Burp Suite
11 1 (0.47%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.47%) Karma Test Runner
11 1 (0.47%) Mocha
11 1 (0.47%) SoapUI
General
1 36 (17.06%) Marketing
2 29 (13.74%) Finance
3 9 (4.27%) Retail
4 8 (3.79%) Financial Institution
4 8 (3.79%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.90%) Advertising
5 4 (1.90%) Automotive
5 4 (1.90%) Multimedia
5 4 (1.90%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.42%) Back Office
6 3 (1.42%) Billing
7 1 (0.47%) Games
Job Titles
1 172 (81.52%) Developer
2 89 (42.18%) PHP Developer
3 55 (26.07%) Web Developer
4 27 (12.80%) Applications Developer
4 27 (12.80%) Senior Developer
5 23 (10.90%) JavaScript Developer
6 21 (9.95%) Full Stack Developer
7 20 (9.48%) HTML Developer
8 19 (9.00%) Senior Web Developer
8 19 (9.00%) Web Applications Developer
9 18 (8.53%) HTML CSS Developer
9 18 (8.53%) Senior Applications Developer
9 18 (8.53%) Senior Web Applications Developer
10 17 (8.06%) Drupal Developer
10 17 (8.06%) PHP Drupal Developer
11 16 (7.58%) Junior
11 16 (7.58%) Junior Developer
11 16 (7.58%) Junior PHP Developer
11 16 (7.58%) Lead Developer
12 15 (7.11%) Lead PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (61.61%) CSS
2 129 (61.14%) HTML
3 94 (44.55%) jQuery
4 46 (21.80%) Ajax
5 44 (20.85%) .NET
5 44 (20.85%) HTML5
6 40 (18.96%) Laravel
7 32 (15.17%) CSS3
8 28 (13.27%) Symfony
9 25 (11.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 24 (11.37%) ASP.NET
10 24 (11.37%) LAMP
11 22 (10.43%) JSON
12 21 (9.95%) RESTful
12 21 (9.95%) XML
13 20 (9.48%) CodeIgniter
13 20 (9.48%) REST
13 20 (9.48%) Sass
13 20 (9.48%) WebSockets
14 14 (6.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 34 (16.11%) Mobile App
2 22 (10.43%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.79%) PlayStation
4 6 (2.84%) Driving Licence
4 6 (2.84%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.90%) Data Centre
5 4 (1.90%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (1.90%) Social Media
6 3 (1.42%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (0.95%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.95%) Machine to Machine
7 2 (0.95%) NHS
8 1 (0.47%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.47%) Replication
8 1 (0.47%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 26 (12.32%) Linux
2 11 (5.21%) Windows
3 10 (4.74%) Ubuntu
4 9 (4.27%) Android
5 5 (2.37%) CentOS
6 4 (1.90%) Unix
7 3 (1.42%) Debian
8 2 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.95%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.95%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.95%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.47%) Fedora
9 1 (0.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (31.75%) Web Development
2 63 (29.86%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (24.17%) MVC
4 42 (19.91%) Mentoring
5 32 (15.17%) Mobile Application Development
6 25 (11.85%) Mathematics
7 24 (11.37%) Project Management
8 21 (9.95%) Unit Testing
9 19 (9.00%) Physics
10 18 (8.53%) Digital Marketing
10 18 (8.53%) Open Source
11 17 (8.06%) Artificial Intelligence
12 12 (5.69%) Problem-Solving
13 11 (5.21%) DevOps
13 11 (5.21%) OOP
14 10 (4.74%) Responsive Web Design
15 9 (4.27%) Android Development
15 9 (4.27%) CRM
15 9 (4.27%) E-Commerce
15 9 (4.27%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 157 (74.41%) JavaScript
2 62 (29.38%) SQL
3 34 (16.11%) Java
4 29 (13.74%) C#
5 22 (10.43%) Python
6 13 (6.16%) Perl
7 12 (5.69%) Bash Shell
8 6 (2.84%) C++
8 6 (2.84%) Ruby
9 5 (2.37%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.42%) C
10 3 (1.42%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.95%) Groovy
11 2 (0.95%) Java 8
11 2 (0.95%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.47%) Go
12 1 (0.47%) PHP 5
12 1 (0.47%) PHP 7
12 1 (0.47%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (15.64%) Degree
2 2 (0.95%) CEH
2 2 (0.95%) CISA
2 2 (0.95%) CISSP
2 2 (0.95%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (0.95%) OSCP
3 1 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.47%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.32%) ISO 9001
1 7 (3.32%) QA
2 6 (2.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.90%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.47%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.47%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.84%) Docker
2 5 (2.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.90%) KVM
3 4 (1.90%) Xen
3 4 (1.90%) XenServer
4 2 (0.95%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.95%) oVirt
4 2 (0.95%) RHEV
4 2 (0.95%) Varnish
5 1 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (4.74%) Puppet
2 8 (3.79%) Ansible
3 7 (3.32%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.90%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (0.95%) cPanel
5 2 (0.95%) HAProxy
5 2 (0.95%) Kibana
5 2 (0.95%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.95%) logstash
5 2 (0.95%) Plesk
5 2 (0.95%) Salt
5 2 (0.95%) Terraform
6 1 (0.47%) Nagios
6 1 (0.47%) Netcool
6 1 (0.47%) NSN NetAct
6 1 (0.47%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (4.27%) Google
2 7 (3.32%) Capita
3 6 (2.84%) VMware
3 6 (2.84%) Zend
4 4 (1.90%) Microsoft
4 4 (1.90%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.42%) Oracle
5 3 (1.42%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.47%) BMC
6 1 (0.47%) Ericsson
6 1 (0.47%) Facebook
6 1 (0.47%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.47%) Samsung
6 1 (0.47%) Twitter