Period
to 17 June 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 17 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 74 77
Rank change year-on-year -2 +3 -13
Permanent jobs citing PHP 251 241 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.72% 3.62% 3.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.26% 7.55% 7.85%
Number of salaries quoted 233 213 308
Berkshire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% - -
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £67,500
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%

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 3,456 3,194 3,900
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 51.28% 47.97% 41.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3,018 2,690 3,468
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +3.26%
10th Percentile £31,000 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%

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 17 June 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 17 June 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 -24 57 £37,500 -16.67% 5
Bracknell +1 42 £57,500 - 5
Ascot +9 27 £50,000 +53.85% 1
Wokingham +12 22 £37,500 +7.14% 7
Slough -3 17 £41,250 +10.74% 3
Newbury -13 14 £40,000 +23.08%
Maidenhead -49 14 £33,000 -40.00% 6
Windsor +14 12 £47,500 -5.00%
Hungerford +10 8 £40,000 +17.65% 2
Thatcham - 4 £31,000 - 1
PHP
South East

For the 6 months to 17 June 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.

1 189 (75.30%) JavaScript
2 162 (64.54%) HTML
3 161 (64.14%) CSS
4 111 (44.22%) jQuery
5 109 (43.43%) MySQL
6 84 (33.47%) Git (software)
7 79 (31.47%) Web Development
8 73 (29.08%) MVC
9 71 (28.29%) SQL
10 61 (24.30%) Laravel
11 60 (23.90%) CMS
12 58 (23.11%) Agile Software Development
13 57 (22.71%) .NET
13 57 (22.71%) Mentoring
14 52 (20.72%) HTML5
15 49 (19.52%) Ajax
16 47 (18.73%) Marketing
17 44 (17.53%) SQL Server
18 43 (17.13%) Degree
19 40 (15.94%) Subversion
20 39 (15.54%) WordPress
21 38 (15.14%) Linux
21 38 (15.14%) NoSQL
22 37 (14.74%) CSS3
23 36 (14.34%) Mobile App
23 36 (14.34%) Java
24 35 (13.94%) C#
24 35 (13.94%) ASP.NET
24 35 (13.94%) Symfony
25 33 (13.15%) CodeIgniter

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 60 (23.90%) CMS
2 39 (15.54%) WordPress
3 32 (12.75%) Drupal
4 17 (6.77%) EPiServer
5 14 (5.58%) Apache
6 8 (3.19%) nginx
7 6 (2.39%) Joomla!
8 5 (1.99%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (1.59%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.80%) ExpressionEngine
11 1 (0.40%) JBoss
Applications
1 10 (3.98%) Adobe Illustrator
1 10 (3.98%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.40%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (0.40%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (0.40%) InDesign
3 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (2.79%) Magento
2 1 (0.40%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 1 (0.40%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.58%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.79%) Google Analytics
2 7 (2.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.59%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.80%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.80%) GitHub
4 2 (0.80%) npm
4 2 (0.80%) SaaS
4 2 (0.80%) Zapier
5 1 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.40%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.19%) SMS
2 5 (1.99%) HTTP
2 5 (1.99%) Internet
3 3 (1.20%) Intranet
3 3 (1.20%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.20%) Unified Communications
4 2 (0.80%) FTP
4 2 (0.80%) Network Security
4 2 (0.80%) SMTP
4 2 (0.80%) SSH
4 2 (0.80%) Wireless
4 2 (0.80%) Wireless Security
5 1 (0.40%) 2G
5 1 (0.40%) 3G
5 1 (0.40%) 4G
5 1 (0.40%) IMAP
5 1 (0.40%) Multicast
5 1 (0.40%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (43.43%) MySQL
2 44 (17.53%) SQL Server
3 38 (15.14%) NoSQL
4 29 (11.55%) Relational Database
5 13 (5.18%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (2.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.20%) Redis
8 2 (0.80%) Geospatial Data
8 2 (0.80%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.40%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.40%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 84 (33.47%) Git (software)
2 40 (15.94%) Subversion
3 12 (4.78%) Visual Studio
4 10 (3.98%) Bitbucket
4 10 (3.98%) Jenkins
5 9 (3.59%) gulp
6 7 (2.79%) Grunt
7 5 (1.99%) webpack
8 4 (1.59%) Vagrant
9 3 (1.20%) Eclipse
9 3 (1.20%) JIRA
9 3 (1.20%) NetBeans
9 3 (1.20%) PHPUnit
9 3 (1.20%) Selenium
10 2 (0.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.80%) Visual Composer
11 1 (0.40%) Karma Test Runner
11 1 (0.40%) Mocha
11 1 (0.40%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.40%) WebDriver
General
1 47 (18.73%) Marketing
2 26 (10.36%) Finance
3 11 (4.38%) Manufacturing
3 11 (4.38%) Retail
4 7 (2.79%) Back Office
4 7 (2.79%) Billing
4 7 (2.79%) Financial Institution
5 6 (2.39%) Automotive
6 5 (1.99%) Advertising
7 4 (1.59%) Multimedia
7 4 (1.59%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.80%) Games
Job Titles
1 208 (82.87%) Developer
2 112 (44.62%) PHP Developer
3 68 (27.09%) Web Developer
4 30 (11.95%) Applications Developer
5 27 (10.76%) Senior Developer
6 23 (9.16%) JavaScript Developer
6 23 (9.16%) Web Applications Developer
7 21 (8.37%) Senior Web Developer
8 20 (7.97%) Lead Developer
8 20 (7.97%) Senior Applications Developer
8 20 (7.97%) Senior Web Applications Developer
9 19 (7.57%) Full Stack Developer
9 19 (7.57%) Lead PHP Developer
10 15 (5.98%) Drupal Developer
10 15 (5.98%) HTML CSS Developer
10 15 (5.98%) HTML Developer
10 15 (5.98%) Junior
10 15 (5.98%) Junior Developer
10 15 (5.98%) PHP Drupal Developer
11 13 (5.18%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (64.54%) HTML
2 161 (64.14%) CSS
3 111 (44.22%) jQuery
4 61 (24.30%) Laravel
5 57 (22.71%) .NET
6 52 (20.72%) HTML5
7 49 (19.52%) Ajax
8 37 (14.74%) CSS3
9 35 (13.94%) ASP.NET
9 35 (13.94%) Symfony
10 33 (13.15%) CodeIgniter
10 33 (13.15%) RESTful
11 30 (11.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 27 (10.76%) JSON
12 27 (10.76%) XML
13 23 (9.16%) LAMP
14 22 (8.76%) WebSockets
15 21 (8.37%) AngularJS
15 21 (8.37%) Sass
16 17 (6.77%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 36 (14.34%) Mobile App
2 32 (12.75%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.19%) Data Centre
4 7 (2.79%) PlayStation
4 7 (2.79%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (2.39%) User Experience
6 4 (1.59%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (1.59%) Social Media
6 4 (1.59%) W3C
7 3 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.80%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.80%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.80%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.80%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (0.80%) Machine to Machine
9 1 (0.40%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (0.40%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.40%) Video Editing
9 1 (0.40%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 38 (15.14%) Linux
2 13 (5.18%) Windows
3 10 (3.98%) Android
4 6 (2.39%) CentOS
4 6 (2.39%) Ubuntu
5 4 (1.59%) Debian
6 3 (1.20%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.20%) Unix
7 2 (0.80%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.80%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.80%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.40%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (31.47%) Web Development
2 73 (29.08%) MVC
3 58 (23.11%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (22.71%) Mentoring
5 33 (13.15%) Mobile Application Development
6 32 (12.75%) Mathematics
7 30 (11.95%) Unit Testing
8 27 (10.76%) Project Management
9 23 (9.16%) Physics
10 18 (7.17%) DevOps
10 18 (7.17%) Digital Marketing
11 16 (6.37%) Problem-Solving
12 15 (5.98%) Artificial Intelligence
13 14 (5.58%) OO
13 14 (5.58%) OOP
13 14 (5.58%) Open Source
13 14 (5.58%) SEO
14 13 (5.18%) OO PHP
14 13 (5.18%) Software Engineering
15 12 (4.78%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 189 (75.30%) JavaScript
2 71 (28.29%) SQL
3 36 (14.34%) Java
4 35 (13.94%) C#
5 32 (12.75%) Python
6 18 (7.17%) Perl
7 12 (4.78%) Bash Shell
8 9 (3.59%) Ruby
9 5 (1.99%) C
10 4 (1.59%) C++
11 3 (1.20%) Groovy
12 2 (0.80%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.80%) VB
13 1 (0.40%) Go
13 1 (0.40%) PHP 7
13 1 (0.40%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.40%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.40%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 43 (17.13%) Degree
2 8 (3.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.20%) Master's Degree
4 2 (0.80%) CCIE
4 2 (0.80%) CEH
4 2 (0.80%) CISA
4 2 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.80%) CISSP
4 2 (0.80%) JNCIE
4 2 (0.80%) OSCP
5 1 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.98%) QA
2 3 (1.20%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.40%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.40%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (3.59%) Docker
2 4 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.20%) oVirt
3 3 (1.20%) RHEV
4 2 (0.80%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.80%) Postfix
4 2 (0.80%) vSphere
5 1 (0.40%) SpamAssassin
5 1 (0.40%) Varnish
5 1 (0.40%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (7.17%) Puppet
2 10 (3.98%) Ansible
3 5 (1.99%) Kubernetes
3 5 (1.99%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.59%) ZABBIX
5 3 (1.20%) HAProxy
5 3 (1.20%) Terraform
6 2 (0.80%) Kibana
6 2 (0.80%) logstash
6 2 (0.80%) Nagios
6 2 (0.80%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.40%) cPanel
7 1 (0.40%) Netcool
7 1 (0.40%) NSN NetAct
7 1 (0.40%) Plesk
7 1 (0.40%) Salt
Vendors
1 10 (3.98%) Google
2 9 (3.59%) Zend
3 7 (2.79%) Adobe
3 7 (2.79%) Capita
3 7 (2.79%) VMware
4 6 (2.39%) Microsoft
5 4 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.20%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.80%) Oracle
8 1 (0.40%) BMC
8 1 (0.40%) Ericsson
8 1 (0.40%) Facebook
8 1 (0.40%) Samsung
8 1 (0.40%) Twitter