Period
to 25 May 2019

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 25 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 86 64 75
Rank change year-on-year -22 +11 +31
Permanent jobs citing PHP 190 281 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.36% 4.03% 3.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.67% 7.85% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 186 260 214
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19% -6.67%
10th Percentile £31,000 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £63,750
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

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 2,850 3,578 3,146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 50.35% 51.33% 47.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2,482 3,140 2,672
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,250 £72,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

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 25 May 2019.

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 25 May 2019. 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
Bracknell +5 53 £57,500 - 1
Reading -18 52 £42,500 +13.33% 10
Ascot +8 17 £40,000 -20.00%
Maidenhead +13 13 £45,000 -14.29% 1
Slough -3 13 £51,250 +24.24% 2
Wokingham -6 12 £40,000 +3.23% 2
Newbury 0 10 £37,500 -6.25% 5
Windsor +14 4 £62,500 +31.58%
Thatcham +2 2 £40,000 +29.03%
Hungerford -3 2 £34,000 -15.00%
Crowthorne - 1 £45,000 -
PHP
South East

For the 6 months to 25 May 2019, 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.

1 138 (72.63%) JavaScript
2 97 (51.05%) CSS
3 92 (48.42%) HTML
4 82 (43.16%) MySQL
5 57 (30.00%) SQL Server
6 54 (28.42%) jQuery
7 46 (24.21%) Web Development
7 46 (24.21%) Java
8 39 (20.53%) SQL
8 39 (20.53%) Python
8 39 (20.53%) Agile Software Development
9 37 (19.47%) Git (software)
10 35 (18.42%) Laravel
11 31 (16.32%) .NET
12 30 (15.79%) OO
12 30 (15.79%) HTML5
13 29 (15.26%) CSS3
13 29 (15.26%) AngularJS
13 29 (15.26%) OOP
14 28 (14.74%) MVC
14 28 (14.74%) Amazon AWS
15 27 (14.21%) Degree
15 27 (14.21%) Ajax
15 27 (14.21%) Computer Science
16 26 (13.68%) Objective-C
16 26 (13.68%) Mentoring
16 26 (13.68%) Apple Swift
17 24 (12.63%) Linux
18 23 (12.11%) Web Services
18 23 (12.11%) Node.js

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 13 (6.84%) Apache
2 11 (5.79%) Drupal
3 10 (5.26%) IIS
4 9 (4.74%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (3.68%) WordPress
6 6 (3.16%) CMS
7 5 (2.63%) nginx
8 3 (1.58%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.53%) Confluence
9 1 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 9 (4.74%) Adobe Illustrator
1 9 (4.74%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (2.63%) Magento
1 5 (2.63%) Shopify
2 2 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.05%) NetSuite
2 2 (1.05%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 28 (14.74%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (4.21%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (3.68%) GitHub
5 5 (2.63%) AWS Lambda
5 5 (2.63%) Office 365
5 5 (2.63%) Serverless
6 4 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (2.11%) SaaS
7 1 (0.53%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.53%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.53%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.53%) npm
7 1 (0.53%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.68%) DNS
2 6 (3.16%) Firewall
2 6 (3.16%) LAN
2 6 (3.16%) TCP/IP
2 6 (3.16%) WAN
3 1 (0.53%) DHCP
3 1 (0.53%) Network Security
3 1 (0.53%) Skype
3 1 (0.53%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (43.16%) MySQL
2 57 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 17 (8.95%) NoSQL
4 9 (4.74%) Redis
5 8 (4.21%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (3.68%) MariaDB
7 6 (3.16%) MongoDB
7 6 (3.16%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.11%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.05%) Blockchain
9 2 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 37 (19.47%) Git (software)
2 9 (4.74%) Subversion
3 8 (4.21%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.11%) JIRA
5 2 (1.05%) Ant
5 2 (1.05%) Artifactory
5 2 (1.05%) Bitbucket
5 2 (1.05%) gcov
5 2 (1.05%) Gitweb
5 2 (1.05%) gulp
5 2 (1.05%) Maven
5 2 (1.05%) Selenium
5 2 (1.05%) SonarQube
5 2 (1.05%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (1.05%) Vagrant
5 2 (1.05%) WebDriver
5 2 (1.05%) webpack
6 1 (0.53%) Babel
6 1 (0.53%) GitLab
6 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 10 (5.26%) Publishing
2 7 (3.68%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.16%) Finance
4 4 (2.11%) Retail
5 2 (1.05%) Games
6 1 (0.53%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.53%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 151 (79.47%) Developer
2 86 (45.26%) PHP Developer
3 38 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 37 (19.47%) Senior Developer
5 32 (16.84%) Full Stack Developer
6 21 (11.05%) Senior Web Developer
7 20 (10.53%) Applications Developer
8 19 (10.00%) Senior Applications Developer
8 19 (10.00%) Senior Web Applications Developer
8 19 (10.00%) Web Applications Developer
9 17 (8.95%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 12 (6.32%) Full Stack Web Developer
11 9 (4.74%) Digital Project Manager
11 9 (4.74%) Project Manager
11 9 (4.74%) Senior PHP Developer
12 8 (4.21%) Junior
13 7 (3.68%) PHP Laravel Developer
13 7 (3.68%) Software Developer
14 6 (3.16%) Backend Developer
14 6 (3.16%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (51.05%) CSS
2 92 (48.42%) HTML
3 54 (28.42%) jQuery
4 35 (18.42%) Laravel
5 31 (16.32%) .NET
6 30 (15.79%) HTML5
7 29 (15.26%) AngularJS
7 29 (15.26%) CSS3
8 27 (14.21%) Ajax
9 23 (12.11%) Node.js
9 23 (12.11%) Web Services
10 22 (11.58%) Sass
11 21 (11.05%) WebSockets
12 19 (10.00%) ASP.NET
12 19 (10.00%) React
13 18 (9.47%) CodeIgniter
14 16 (8.42%) React Native
15 15 (7.89%) JSON
15 15 (7.89%) Symfony
16 11 (5.79%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.37%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.26%) Hybrid Cloud
3 5 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.11%) Public Cloud
5 3 (1.58%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.58%) User Experience
6 2 (1.05%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.05%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.53%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.53%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.53%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.53%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 24 (12.63%) Linux
2 16 (8.42%) Android
2 16 (8.42%) Apple iOS
3 11 (5.79%) Windows
4 7 (3.68%) CentOS
5 6 (3.16%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.05%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.53%) Debian
7 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.53%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (24.21%) Web Development
2 39 (20.53%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (15.79%) OO
4 29 (15.26%) OOP
5 28 (14.74%) MVC
6 27 (14.21%) Computer Science
7 26 (13.68%) Mentoring
8 22 (11.58%) Project Management
9 21 (11.05%) Mathematics
10 20 (10.53%) DevOps
10 20 (10.53%) Front End Development
11 19 (10.00%) Physics
12 18 (9.47%) Software Engineering
13 16 (8.42%) Android Development
13 16 (8.42%) iOS Development
13 16 (8.42%) Mobile Development
14 13 (6.84%) Scrum
15 11 (5.79%) Configuration Management
16 10 (5.26%) Process Improvement
16 10 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 138 (72.63%) JavaScript
2 46 (24.21%) Java
3 39 (20.53%) Python
3 39 (20.53%) SQL
4 26 (13.68%) Apple Swift
4 26 (13.68%) Objective-C
5 17 (8.95%) C++
6 16 (8.42%) C#
6 16 (8.42%) Perl
6 16 (8.42%) Ruby
7 15 (7.89%) Bash Shell
8 14 (7.37%) PowerShell
9 12 (6.32%) ES6
9 12 (6.32%) T-SQL
10 10 (5.26%) Kotlin
10 10 (5.26%) TypeScript
11 9 (4.74%) C
12 4 (2.11%) Groovy
12 4 (2.11%) PHP 7
13 1 (0.53%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 27 (14.21%) Degree
2 7 (3.68%) MCSA
2 7 (3.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.11%) AWS Certification
3 4 (2.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.11%) MCSE
4 3 (1.58%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.79%) QA
2 3 (1.58%) GDPR
2 3 (1.58%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.53%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.53%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (8.95%) Docker
2 8 (4.21%) Hyper-V
3 6 (3.16%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.05%) oVirt
4 2 (1.05%) RHEV
4 2 (1.05%) VirtualBox
4 2 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (5.26%) Terraform
2 9 (4.74%) Puppet
3 7 (3.68%) Kubernetes
3 7 (3.68%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.11%) Ansible
5 2 (1.05%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (1.05%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.53%) Kibana
6 1 (0.53%) logstash
6 1 (0.53%) Salt
Vendors
1 15 (7.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.21%) Oracle
3 7 (3.68%) Zend
4 6 (3.16%) Citrix
5 5 (2.63%) WooCommerce
6 2 (1.05%) Coverity
6 2 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.05%) SAP
6 2 (1.05%) VMware
7 1 (0.53%) Sitecore