Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 53 55
Rank change year-on-year -19 +2 +8
Permanent jobs citing PHP 228 326 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.77% 5.06% 4.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.00% 10.14% 10.19%
Number of salaries quoted 214 306 350
Berkshire median annual salary £50,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.22% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £33,750 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £69,625 £63,750 £65,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -2.44% +2.50%

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 Berkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,851 3,216 3,611
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 47.09% 49.91% 42.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2,436 2,817 3,136
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,500 £29,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £68,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 13 December 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 13 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
Reading -12 53 £45,000 +5.88% 10
Bracknell -24 45 £57,500 - 6
Slough -29 25 £55,000 +37.50% 4
Wokingham +29 16 £46,250 -15.91% 2
Ascot +7 8 £46,250 -2.63%
Maidenhead -58 8 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Windsor +4 6 £55,000 - 3
Newbury -18 2 £34,000 -15.00% 2
Hungerford +2 1 £34,000 -15.00%
PHP
South East

For the 6 months to 13 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for PHP.

1 177 (77.63%) JavaScript
2 123 (53.95%) CSS
3 110 (48.25%) HTML
4 85 (37.28%) Agile Software Development
5 76 (33.33%) Web Development
6 64 (28.07%) MySQL
7 57 (25.00%) jQuery
8 54 (23.68%) Scrum
8 54 (23.68%) SQL Server
9 52 (22.81%) SQL
10 46 (20.18%) LAMP
11 44 (19.30%) Ajax
11 44 (19.30%) Laravel
12 43 (18.86%) .NET
13 39 (17.11%) Symfony
14 38 (16.67%) Git (software)
14 38 (16.67%) Linux
15 36 (15.79%) TDD
16 35 (15.35%) Degree
16 35 (15.35%) MVC
17 33 (14.47%) Python
17 33 (14.47%) BDD
18 29 (12.72%) Mathematics
18 29 (12.72%) Project Management
19 28 (12.28%) CMS
19 28 (12.28%) Mentoring
20 27 (11.84%) Bash Shell
21 26 (11.40%) HTML5
21 26 (11.40%) Computer Science
21 26 (11.40%) Web Services

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 28 (12.28%) CMS
2 20 (8.77%) Apache
2 20 (8.77%) WordPress
3 19 (8.33%) IIS
4 18 (7.89%) Drupal
4 18 (7.89%) Elasticsearch
5 13 (5.70%) Confluence
6 11 (4.82%) Apache Solr
6 11 (4.82%) nginx
7 5 (2.19%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.32%) concrete5
8 3 (1.32%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.44%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.44%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (4.82%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.75%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 17 (7.46%) Magento
2 6 (2.63%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (2.19%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (10.09%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (7.89%) GitHub
3 13 (5.70%) Office 365
4 12 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (4.82%) npm
6 9 (3.95%) SaaS
7 7 (3.07%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (2.19%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (1.75%) Amazon S3
9 4 (1.75%) Amazon SQS
10 3 (1.32%) Asana
11 2 (0.88%) Zapier
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.58%) TCP/IP
2 14 (6.14%) DNS
2 14 (6.14%) LAN
2 14 (6.14%) WAN
3 8 (3.51%) Firewall
4 6 (2.63%) 2G
4 6 (2.63%) 3G
4 6 (2.63%) 802.15
4 6 (2.63%) Bluetooth
4 6 (2.63%) DHCP
4 6 (2.63%) ICMP
4 6 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (2.63%) Wireless
4 6 (2.63%) ZigBee
5 2 (0.88%) SMS
6 1 (0.44%) Internet
6 1 (0.44%) Network Security
6 1 (0.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (28.07%) MySQL
2 54 (23.68%) SQL Server
3 19 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (7.89%) NoSQL
5 16 (7.02%) Relational Database
6 13 (5.70%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (3.07%) MariaDB
8 4 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (0.88%) Redis
10 2 (0.88%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 38 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 18 (7.89%) JIRA
3 14 (6.14%) gulp
3 14 (6.14%) Subversion
4 10 (4.39%) Jenkins
4 10 (4.39%) webpack
5 9 (3.95%) Selenium
6 8 (3.51%) WebDriver
7 7 (3.07%) Grunt
7 7 (3.07%) PHPUnit
8 6 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (2.63%) Bower
8 6 (2.63%) Cucumber
9 5 (2.19%) Babel
9 5 (2.19%) Bitbucket
10 3 (1.32%) Vagrant
10 3 (1.32%) Visual Composer
11 2 (0.88%) GitLab
11 2 (0.88%) NetBeans
11 2 (0.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (4.82%) Finance
2 9 (3.95%) Retail
3 6 (2.63%) Electronics
3 6 (2.63%) Games
3 6 (2.63%) Marketing
4 5 (2.19%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.32%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.88%) Advertising
7 1 (0.44%) Billing
7 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.44%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 179 (78.51%) Developer
2 103 (45.18%) PHP Developer
3 58 (25.44%) Senior Developer
4 52 (22.81%) Web Developer
5 26 (11.40%) Full Stack Developer
6 22 (9.65%) Applications Developer
6 22 (9.65%) Senior Web Developer
7 20 (8.77%) Web Applications Developer
8 18 (7.89%) Senior Applications Developer
8 18 (7.89%) Senior Web Applications Developer
9 16 (7.02%) PHP Web Developer
9 16 (7.02%) Senior PHP Developer
10 15 (6.58%) Lead Developer
11 13 (5.70%) Lead PHP Developer
12 12 (5.26%) Full Stack Web Developer
12 12 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
12 12 (5.26%) Junior
12 12 (5.26%) Junior Developer
13 11 (4.82%) Junior PHP Developer
14 9 (3.95%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (53.95%) CSS
2 110 (48.25%) HTML
3 57 (25.00%) jQuery
4 46 (20.18%) LAMP
5 44 (19.30%) Ajax
5 44 (19.30%) Laravel
6 43 (18.86%) .NET
7 39 (17.11%) Symfony
8 26 (11.40%) HTML5
8 26 (11.40%) Web Services
9 25 (10.96%) RESTful
10 23 (10.09%) AngularJS
11 22 (9.65%) Vue.js
11 22 (9.65%) XML
12 21 (9.21%) CSS3
13 20 (8.77%) WebSockets
14 18 (7.89%) ASP.NET
15 15 (6.58%) Node.js
15 15 (6.58%) Sass
15 15 (6.58%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.70%) Mobile App
2 11 (4.82%) Driving Licence
2 11 (4.82%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (3.95%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (3.51%) Hybrid Cloud
4 8 (3.51%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.51%) User Experience
5 6 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.63%) Client/Server
5 6 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (2.63%) Linux Command Line
6 5 (2.19%) Xbox
7 3 (1.32%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.88%) Fintech
8 2 (0.88%) NHS
9 1 (0.44%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.44%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.44%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.44%) PlayStation
9 1 (0.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 38 (16.67%) Linux
2 21 (9.21%) Windows
3 10 (4.39%) CentOS
4 9 (3.95%) Windows Server
5 8 (3.51%) Ubuntu
6 7 (3.07%) Unix
7 4 (1.75%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.32%) Android
9 2 (0.88%) Debian
10 1 (0.44%) Fedora
10 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (37.28%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (33.33%) Web Development
3 54 (23.68%) Scrum
4 36 (15.79%) TDD
5 35 (15.35%) MVC
6 33 (14.47%) BDD
7 29 (12.72%) Mathematics
7 29 (12.72%) Project Management
8 28 (12.28%) Mentoring
9 26 (11.40%) Computer Science
10 23 (10.09%) Test Automation
11 20 (8.77%) OO
11 20 (8.77%) OOP
12 19 (8.33%) Physics
13 16 (7.02%) E-Commerce
14 15 (6.58%) DevOps
14 15 (6.58%) Open Source
15 12 (5.26%) OWASP
15 12 (5.26%) Software Engineering
15 12 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 177 (77.63%) JavaScript
2 52 (22.81%) SQL
3 33 (14.47%) Python
4 27 (11.84%) Bash Shell
5 18 (7.89%) C#
6 14 (6.14%) PowerShell
7 13 (5.70%) Perl
8 12 (5.26%) Shell Script
8 12 (5.26%) T-SQL
8 12 (5.26%) VB.NET
9 10 (4.39%) Java
9 10 (4.39%) Ruby
10 5 (2.19%) ES6
11 4 (1.75%) C++
11 4 (1.75%) PHP 7
12 3 (1.32%) C
13 2 (0.88%) Apple Swift
13 2 (0.88%) Java 8
14 1 (0.44%) Groovy
14 1 (0.44%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 35 (15.35%) Degree
2 6 (2.63%) ISTQB
2 6 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.58%) ISO 9001
1 15 (6.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (4.82%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.75%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.44%) QA
System Software
1 24 (10.53%) Docker
2 8 (3.51%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.51%) Hyper-V
3 7 (3.07%) Varnish
4 5 (2.19%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (1.75%) KVM
5 4 (1.75%) Xen
5 4 (1.75%) XenServer
6 1 (0.44%) oVirt
6 1 (0.44%) RHEV
6 1 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (4.39%) Terraform
2 6 (2.63%) Ansible
2 6 (2.63%) HP ALM
2 6 (2.63%) Kubernetes
2 6 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.75%) Puppet
4 2 (0.88%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.44%) cPanel
5 1 (0.44%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.44%) Kibana
5 1 (0.44%) logstash
5 1 (0.44%) Pingdom
5 1 (0.44%) Plesk
5 1 (0.44%) Salt
Vendors
1 20 (8.77%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.51%) Citrix
3 6 (2.63%) Atlassian
3 6 (2.63%) HP
3 6 (2.63%) Remedy
4 5 (2.19%) VMware
4 5 (2.19%) Zend
5 4 (1.75%) Jitterbit
6 3 (1.32%) WooCommerce
7 2 (0.88%) Oracle
8 1 (0.44%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.44%) Red Hat