Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 60 85
Rank change year-on-year +9 +25 +20
Permanent jobs citing PHP 335 310 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 5.02% 4.09% 3.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.05% 9.33% 7.57%
Number of salaries quoted 315 281 344
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £60,000
South East median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% +11.11%

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 3,332 3,324 4,687
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 49.90% 43.89% 42.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2,936 2,821 4,155
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £29,275 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +6.02%

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 February 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 25 February 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 -4 81 £40,000 -20.00% 6
Bracknell +11 55 £57,500 - 6
Ascot +4 43 £47,500 +22.58% 2
Maidenhead -14 40 £45,000 +7.14% 1
Newbury -11 34 £40,000 -1.23% 8
Slough +5 25 £40,000 +10.34% 2
Hungerford +3 15 £40,000 +17.65%
Windsor +19 6 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Wokingham -27 6 £55,000 +4.76% 6
Thatcham - 6 £31,000 - 1
PHP
South East

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 242 (72.24%) JavaScript
2 213 (63.58%) CSS
3 212 (63.28%) HTML
4 152 (45.37%) MySQL
5 124 (37.01%) jQuery
6 121 (36.12%) Laravel
7 110 (32.84%) CMS
8 108 (32.24%) Linux
9 106 (31.64%) MVC
10 105 (31.34%) Agile Software Development
11 104 (31.04%) Web Development
12 101 (30.15%) .NET
13 92 (27.46%) Git (software)
14 87 (25.97%) SQL
15 77 (22.99%) SQL Server
16 74 (22.09%) Symfony
17 66 (19.70%) Python
17 66 (19.70%) Mentoring
18 59 (17.61%) OO
19 58 (17.31%) E-Commerce
19 58 (17.31%) Degree
20 55 (16.42%) Ajax
21 54 (16.12%) NoSQL
22 53 (15.82%) Bash Shell
22 53 (15.82%) C#
23 50 (14.93%) OOP
23 50 (14.93%) Computer Science
24 47 (14.03%) Java
25 46 (13.73%) ASP.NET
25 46 (13.73%) RESTful

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
1 110 (32.84%) CMS
2 36 (10.75%) Apache
3 35 (10.45%) WordPress
4 28 (8.36%) Drupal
5 20 (5.97%) EPiServer
6 18 (5.37%) nginx
7 8 (2.39%) Joomla!
8 4 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.60%) IIS
10 1 (0.30%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.30%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.30%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.30%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (2.99%) Photoshop
2 7 (2.09%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.30%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.30%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (0.30%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 21 (6.27%) Magento
2 1 (0.30%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 34 (10.15%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (5.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (3.88%) Amazon S3
4 11 (3.28%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (3.28%) Amazon ELB
4 11 (3.28%) Route 53
5 6 (1.79%) SaaS
6 3 (0.90%) GitHub
7 2 (0.60%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.30%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.30%) Datadog
8 1 (0.30%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.88%) FTP
2 12 (3.58%) Firewall
3 11 (3.28%) SNMP
3 11 (3.28%) SSL
3 11 (3.28%) VPN
4 8 (2.39%) Internet
5 6 (1.79%) SMS
6 5 (1.49%) HTTP
7 3 (0.90%) SMTP
7 3 (0.90%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.60%) DNS
8 2 (0.60%) IMAP
8 2 (0.60%) Network Security
8 2 (0.60%) SSH
8 2 (0.60%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.30%) DHCP
9 1 (0.30%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.30%) Multicast
9 1 (0.30%) Unicast
9 1 (0.30%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (45.37%) MySQL
2 77 (22.99%) SQL Server
3 54 (16.12%) NoSQL
4 11 (3.28%) Amazon RDS
4 11 (3.28%) DB2
5 10 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (2.99%) Relational Database
6 8 (2.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (2.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.90%) Redis
7 3 (0.90%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (0.60%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.30%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.30%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 92 (27.46%) Git (software)
2 42 (12.54%) Subversion
3 27 (8.06%) Jenkins
4 15 (4.48%) Maven
5 11 (3.28%) Ant
5 11 (3.28%) gulp
5 11 (3.28%) Sonatype Nexus
5 11 (3.28%) Toad
6 9 (2.69%) Bitbucket
7 7 (2.09%) Visual Studio
8 6 (1.79%) Codeception
8 6 (1.79%) Cucumber
9 5 (1.49%) Grunt
9 5 (1.49%) Selenium
9 5 (1.49%) Vagrant
10 4 (1.19%) Gradle
11 2 (0.60%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.60%) JIRA
11 2 (0.60%) NetBeans
12 1 (0.30%) IntelliJ
General
1 23 (6.87%) Marketing
2 18 (5.37%) Games
3 13 (3.88%) Advertising
4 9 (2.69%) Back Office
4 9 (2.69%) Billing
4 9 (2.69%) Retail
5 8 (2.39%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (1.79%) Automotive
6 6 (1.79%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.90%) Finance
7 3 (0.90%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.30%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 246 (73.43%) Developer
2 169 (50.45%) PHP Developer
3 68 (20.30%) Web Developer
4 65 (19.40%) Senior Developer
5 35 (10.45%) Senior PHP Developer
6 29 (8.66%) Applications Developer
6 29 (8.66%) PHP Web Developer
6 29 (8.66%) Web Applications Developer
7 28 (8.36%) Senior Web Developer
8 27 (8.06%) Senior Applications Developer
8 27 (8.06%) Senior Web Applications Developer
9 25 (7.46%) JavaScript Developer
10 22 (6.57%) DevOps Engineer
10 22 (6.57%) Lead Developer
10 22 (6.57%) Lead PHP Developer
11 18 (5.37%) HTML Developer
12 17 (5.07%) Administrator
12 17 (5.07%) C# Developer
12 17 (5.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 17 (5.07%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 213 (63.58%) CSS
2 212 (63.28%) HTML
3 124 (37.01%) jQuery
4 121 (36.12%) Laravel
5 101 (30.15%) .NET
6 74 (22.09%) Symfony
7 55 (16.42%) Ajax
8 46 (13.73%) ASP.NET
8 46 (13.73%) RESTful
9 45 (13.43%) CodeIgniter
10 36 (10.75%) Web Services
11 35 (10.45%) HTML5
12 34 (10.15%) AngularJS
13 31 (9.25%) LAMP
14 29 (8.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 28 (8.36%) WebSockets
16 25 (7.46%) SOAP
17 24 (7.16%) CSS3
18 20 (5.97%) Node.js
19 19 (5.67%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 50 (14.93%) Computer Science
2 21 (6.27%) Mobile App
3 14 (4.18%) Data Centre
3 14 (4.18%) User Experience
4 9 (2.69%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.19%) W3C
6 3 (0.90%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.60%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (0.60%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.30%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (0.30%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.30%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.30%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.30%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.30%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 108 (32.24%) Linux
2 20 (5.97%) Windows
3 17 (5.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (4.18%) Unix
5 13 (3.88%) Ubuntu
6 11 (3.28%) CentOS
7 10 (2.99%) Debian
8 3 (0.90%) Android
8 3 (0.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (31.64%) MVC
2 105 (31.34%) Agile Software Development
3 104 (31.04%) Web Development
4 66 (19.70%) Mentoring
5 59 (17.61%) OO
6 58 (17.31%) E-Commerce
7 50 (14.93%) OOP
8 39 (11.64%) DevOps
9 38 (11.34%) Unit Testing
10 36 (10.75%) Mathematics
11 34 (10.15%) OO PHP
12 31 (9.25%) Project Management
13 30 (8.96%) Physics
14 29 (8.66%) Test Automation
15 27 (8.06%) Front End Development
16 22 (6.57%) Continuous Integration
17 21 (6.27%) Scrum
17 21 (6.27%) TDD
18 14 (4.18%) Software Engineering
19 13 (3.88%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 242 (72.24%) JavaScript
2 87 (25.97%) SQL
3 66 (19.70%) Python
4 53 (15.82%) Bash Shell
4 53 (15.82%) C#
5 47 (14.03%) Java
6 29 (8.66%) Ruby
7 14 (4.18%) Perl
8 12 (3.58%) PowerShell
9 11 (3.28%) C
10 10 (2.99%) Groovy
11 8 (2.39%) T-SQL
11 8 (2.39%) VB
11 8 (2.39%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.90%) C++
13 2 (0.60%) PHP 7
14 1 (0.30%) Go
14 1 (0.30%) Scala
14 1 (0.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 58 (17.31%) Degree
2 13 (3.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (2.39%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (1.79%) ISEB
4 6 (1.79%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.90%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (0.90%) CCIE
5 3 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (0.90%) JNCIE
5 3 (0.90%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.90%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.60%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.69%) QA
System Software
1 17 (5.07%) Docker
2 6 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.90%) Postfix
3 3 (0.90%) vSphere
4 2 (0.60%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.60%) oVirt
4 2 (0.60%) RHEV
4 2 (0.60%) SpamAssassin
5 1 (0.30%) KVM
5 1 (0.30%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.30%) Xen
Systems Management
1 35 (10.45%) Puppet
2 23 (6.87%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (5.67%) Ansible
4 7 (2.09%) ZABBIX
5 5 (1.49%) Kubernetes
6 4 (1.19%) HAProxy
7 3 (0.90%) Nagios
7 3 (0.90%) Terraform
8 2 (0.60%) Kibana
8 2 (0.60%) logstash
9 1 (0.30%) cPanel
9 1 (0.30%) Plesk
Vendors
1 21 (6.27%) Zend
2 14 (4.18%) Microsoft
3 13 (3.88%) VMware
4 11 (3.28%) Oracle
5 7 (2.09%) Adobe
5 7 (2.09%) Red Hat
6 4 (1.19%) Cisco
6 4 (1.19%) Google
7 1 (0.30%) CA
7 1 (0.30%) Capita
7 1 (0.30%) Facebook
7 1 (0.30%) Juniper
7 1 (0.30%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.30%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.30%) Twitter