Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 48 58
Rank change year-on-year -40 +10 -19
Permanent jobs citing PHP 102 117 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 3.28% 5.14% 4.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.38% 7.52% 6.17%
Number of salaries quoted 90 102 106
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £43,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.28% +2.38% +10.53%
10th Percentile £28,625 £26,375 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,875 £65,750 £61,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% - +5.96%

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 Cambridge with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2329 1556 1879
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 74.98% 68.34% 65.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1854 1337 1668
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +1.12% +8.54%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £63,750 £60,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +4.29%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Cambridge

PHP
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for PHP in Cambridge

PHP
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in Cambridge over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for PHP.

1 71 (69.61%) JavaScript
2 54 (52.94%) Python
3 49 (48.04%) Software Engineering
4 42 (41.18%) Degree
5 37 (36.27%) CSS
6 36 (35.29%) HTML
7 33 (32.35%) Linux
8 31 (30.39%) AngularJS
9 30 (29.41%) React
10 29 (28.43%) Node.js
11 27 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
12 23 (22.55%) Computer Science
13 22 (21.57%) Java
14 21 (20.59%) C++
14 21 (20.59%) Microsoft
15 19 (18.63%) Data Visualisation
15 19 (18.63%) Visualisation
15 19 (18.63%) Cisco
15 19 (18.63%) Symantec
15 19 (18.63%) Perl
16 17 (16.67%) MySQL
16 17 (16.67%) Web Services
17 16 (15.69%) OO
17 16 (15.69%) SQL
17 16 (15.69%) DevOps
18 15 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
19 14 (13.73%) Scrum
20 13 (12.75%) RESTful
21 12 (11.76%) Scala
21 12 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 2 (1.96%) WordPress
2 1 (0.98%) CMS
2 1 (0.98%) Drupal
2 1 (0.98%) Joomla!
2 1 (0.98%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (1.96%) GitHub
3 2 (1.96%) OpenShift
3 2 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.78%) Wireless
2 3 (2.94%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.96%) SMS
4 1 (0.98%) Firewall
4 1 (0.98%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.67%) MySQL
2 7 (6.86%) MongoDB
3 6 (5.88%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.94%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.98%) DB2
6 1 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.98%) Redis
6 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (5.88%) Visual Studio
1 6 (5.88%) Xcode
2 5 (4.90%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.92%) JUnit
3 4 (3.92%) Mockito
4 3 (2.94%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.94%) jMock
5 2 (1.96%) Maven
5 2 (1.96%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.98%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.98%) Selenium
6 1 (0.98%) TestNG
General
1 11 (10.78%) Marketing
2 6 (5.88%) Advertising
3 1 (0.98%) Electronics
3 1 (0.98%) Finance
3 1 (0.98%) Games
3 1 (0.98%) Retail
Job Titles
1 60 (58.82%) Developer
2 25 (24.51%) JavaScript Developer
3 23 (22.55%) PHP Developer
4 21 (20.59%) Full Stack Developer
5 19 (18.63%) Angular Developer
5 19 (18.63%) Node.js Developer
6 13 (12.75%) DevOps Engineer
7 12 (11.76%) JavaScript Engineer
7 12 (11.76%) Software Engineer
8 10 (9.80%) Applications Engineer
8 10 (9.80%) Senior DevOps
8 10 (9.80%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 10 (9.80%) Senior Software Engineer
9 7 (6.86%) C++ Software Engineer
10 6 (5.88%) Architect
10 6 (5.88%) Graduate
10 6 (5.88%) Graduate Developer
10 6 (5.88%) Python Software Engineer
10 6 (5.88%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
10 6 (5.88%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (36.27%) CSS
2 36 (35.29%) HTML
3 31 (30.39%) AngularJS
4 30 (29.41%) React
5 29 (28.43%) Node.js
6 17 (16.67%) Web Services
7 13 (12.75%) RESTful
8 11 (10.78%) LAMP
8 11 (10.78%) Spring
9 6 (5.88%) OpenGL
9 6 (5.88%) STL
10 5 (4.90%) Laravel
10 5 (4.90%) Symfony
11 4 (3.92%) Ember.js
11 4 (3.92%) jQuery
11 4 (3.92%) REST
11 4 (3.92%) Ruby on Rails
12 3 (2.94%) .NET
12 3 (2.94%) Akka
12 3 (2.94%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 23 (22.55%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.90%) Algorithms
3 4 (3.92%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.92%) Private Cloud
4 2 (1.96%) Fintech
4 2 (1.96%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.96%) Public Cloud
4 2 (1.96%) User Experience
5 1 (0.98%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 33 (32.35%) Linux
2 12 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (10.78%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.96%) Android
4 2 (1.96%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.98%) CentOS
5 1 (0.98%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (48.04%) Software Engineering
2 27 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (18.63%) Data Visualisation
3 19 (18.63%) Visualisation
4 16 (15.69%) DevOps
4 16 (15.69%) OO
5 15 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (13.73%) Scrum
7 11 (10.78%) Configuration Management
8 10 (9.80%) Collaborative Working
8 10 (9.80%) Machine Learning
9 8 (7.84%) Mathematics
10 7 (6.86%) Web Development
11 5 (4.90%) MVC
11 5 (4.90%) TDD
12 4 (3.92%) Manual Testing
12 4 (3.92%) Mentoring
12 4 (3.92%) Open Source
12 4 (3.92%) Test Automation
12 4 (3.92%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 71 (69.61%) JavaScript
2 54 (52.94%) Python
3 22 (21.57%) Java
4 21 (20.59%) C++
5 19 (18.63%) Perl
6 16 (15.69%) SQL
7 12 (11.76%) Ruby
7 12 (11.76%) Scala
8 7 (6.86%) Bash Shell
9 6 (5.88%) Go
9 6 (5.88%) Haskell
10 5 (4.90%) C#
11 4 (3.92%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.98%) C
12 1 (0.98%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.98%) PHP 5
12 1 (0.98%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 42 (41.18%) Degree
2 6 (5.88%) PhD
3 3 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.92%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.96%) Docker
1 2 (1.96%) KVM
1 2 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (8.82%) Puppet
2 5 (4.90%) Ansible
3 3 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.96%) Nagios
4 2 (1.96%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (20.59%) Microsoft
2 19 (18.63%) Cisco
2 19 (18.63%) Symantec
3 12 (11.76%) Red Hat
4 3 (2.94%) Plumtree
4 3 (2.94%) Tableau
5 2 (1.96%) AppDynamics
5 2 (1.96%) IBM
5 2 (1.96%) Oracle
5 2 (1.96%) Qualys
5 2 (1.96%) Splunk
5 2 (1.96%) VMware
5 2 (1.96%) WorldPay
6 1 (0.98%) Orchard
6 1 (0.98%) Zend