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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 43 38
Rank change year-on-year -15 -5  
Permanent jobs citing PHP 64 71 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 4.69% 5.96% 5.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.21% 8.41% 8.97%
Number of salaries quoted 55 57 76
Median salary £45,000 £36,736 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.49% -8.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,100 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +5.71% -  

PHP is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1031 844 948
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 75.48% 70.81% 65.11%
Number of salaries quoted 819 763 841
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing PHP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 93 (82.30%) JavaScript
2 60 (53.10%) HTML
3 57 (50.44%) CSS
4 42 (37.17%) Python
5 39 (34.51%) SQL
6 35 (30.97%) MySQL
7 30 (26.55%) Linux
8 29 (25.66%) Degree
9 28 (24.78%) HTML5
10 27 (23.89%) C#
11 25 (22.12%) MVC
11 25 (22.12%) CSS3
12 24 (21.24%) jQuery
12 24 (21.24%) Web Development
13 23 (20.35%) TDD
13 23 (20.35%) DevOps
14 22 (19.47%) OO
15 21 (18.58%) Drupal
15 21 (18.58%) Amazon AWS
16 20 (17.70%) Web Services
16 20 (17.70%) .NET
17 19 (16.81%) Java
17 19 (16.81%) Jenkins
18 18 (15.93%) Git (software)
18 18 (15.93%) PostgreSQL
19 17 (15.04%) Microsoft
20 16 (14.16%) LAMP
20 16 (14.16%) Agile Software Development
20 16 (14.16%) Selenium
20 16 (14.16%) nginx

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 21 (18.58%) Drupal
2 16 (14.16%) nginx
3 15 (13.27%) Apache
4 13 (11.50%) CMS
5 12 (10.62%) Elasticsearch
6 11 (9.73%) WordPress
7 9 (7.96%) SharePoint
8 3 (2.65%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.88%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 21 (18.58%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (13.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (11.50%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (10.62%) Loggly
5 5 (4.42%) GitHub
6 4 (3.54%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (3.54%) Amazon S3
6 4 (3.54%) Route 53
6 4 (3.54%) Twilio
7 3 (2.65%) SaaS
8 1 (0.88%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.77%) HTTP
2 1 (0.88%) Internet
2 1 (0.88%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (30.97%) MySQL
2 18 (15.93%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (11.50%) Redis
4 12 (10.62%) InfluxDB
4 12 (10.62%) Relational Database
5 11 (9.73%) SQL Server
6 9 (7.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (5.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (3.54%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (2.65%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.77%) Spatial Data
11 1 (0.88%) DB2
11 1 (0.88%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.88%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (16.81%) Jenkins
2 18 (15.93%) Git (software)
3 16 (14.16%) Selenium
4 13 (11.50%) PHPUnit
5 12 (10.62%) Vagrant
6 7 (6.19%) TeamCity
7 6 (5.31%) Moq
7 6 (5.31%) MSBuild
7 6 (5.31%) NUnit
7 6 (5.31%) Subversion
7 6 (5.31%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (4.42%) Visual Studio
9 4 (3.54%) CircleCI
9 4 (3.54%) RSpec
10 2 (1.77%) Android Studio
10 2 (1.77%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.88%) Mockito
11 1 (0.88%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.88%) Ranorex
11 1 (0.88%) TestNG
General
1 8 (7.08%) Marketing
2 5 (4.42%) Publishing
3 3 (2.65%) Finance
4 2 (1.77%) Advertising
5 1 (0.88%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 89 (78.76%) Developer
2 33 (29.20%) PHP Developer
3 15 (13.27%) Python Developer
4 14 (12.39%) Web Developer
5 13 (11.50%) Senior Developer
5 13 (11.50%) Systems Developer
6 12 (10.62%) Architect
6 12 (10.62%) AWS DevOps
6 12 (10.62%) JavaScript Developer
7 9 (7.96%) C# Architect
7 9 (7.96%) Software Architect
8 8 (7.08%) AWS Developer
8 8 (7.08%) DevOps Developer
8 8 (7.08%) Senior DevOps
9 7 (6.19%) HTML Developer
10 6 (5.31%) .NET Architect
10 6 (5.31%) Full Stack Developer
10 6 (5.31%) Java Developer
11 5 (4.42%) C# Developer
11 5 (4.42%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (53.10%) HTML
2 57 (50.44%) CSS
3 28 (24.78%) HTML5
4 25 (22.12%) CSS3
5 24 (21.24%) jQuery
6 20 (17.70%) .NET
6 20 (17.70%) Web Services
7 16 (14.16%) AngularJS
7 16 (14.16%) LAMP
8 15 (13.27%) ASP.NET
8 15 (13.27%) REST
8 15 (13.27%) Ruby on Rails
9 14 (12.39%) Django
10 12 (10.62%) .NET Framework
10 12 (10.62%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (10.62%) Behat
10 12 (10.62%) Lucene
10 12 (10.62%) pytest
10 12 (10.62%) WCF
11 11 (9.73%) React
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.62%) Life Science
2 11 (9.73%) Mobile App
3 9 (7.96%) Algorithms
3 9 (7.96%) User Experience
4 6 (5.31%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (3.54%) Blog
6 3 (2.65%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.77%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.88%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.88%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.88%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 30 (26.55%) Linux
2 16 (14.16%) Android
3 10 (8.85%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.54%) Ubuntu
4 4 (3.54%) Windows
5 2 (1.77%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (22.12%) MVC
2 24 (21.24%) Web Development
3 23 (20.35%) DevOps
3 23 (20.35%) TDD
4 22 (19.47%) OO
5 16 (14.16%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (13.27%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (13.27%) Open Source
6 15 (13.27%) Software Engineering
7 14 (12.39%) Content Management
7 14 (12.39%) Mathematics
7 14 (12.39%) Test Automation
8 13 (11.50%) BDD
8 13 (11.50%) UML
8 13 (11.50%) Web Application Development
9 12 (10.62%) Continuous Delivery
9 12 (10.62%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (10.62%) Mentoring
10 11 (9.73%) Biology
10 11 (9.73%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 93 (82.30%) JavaScript
2 42 (37.17%) Python
3 39 (34.51%) SQL
4 27 (23.89%) C#
5 19 (16.81%) Java
6 15 (13.27%) Ruby
7 8 (7.08%) Perl
8 3 (2.65%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.77%) Apple Swift
9 2 (1.77%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.77%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.77%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 29 (25.66%) Degree
2 8 (7.08%) PhD
3 5 (4.42%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.88%) ISEB
4 1 (0.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.77%) QA
System Software
1 12 (10.62%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (10.62%) Grafana
Vendors
1 17 (15.04%) Microsoft
2 12 (10.62%) SaltStack
3 11 (9.73%) Orchard
4 8 (7.08%) New Relic
5 5 (4.42%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (4.42%) Sitecore
6 4 (3.54%) Zend
7 2 (1.77%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.88%) Google
8 1 (0.88%) IBM
8 1 (0.88%) Oracle
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Posted: 3 hours ago
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Posted: 2 days ago
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IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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