Period
to 21 October 2018

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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 88 43
Rank change year-on-year +20 -45 +6
Permanent jobs citing PHP 82 98 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 3.81% 3.60% 5.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.56% 4.68% 8.52%
Number of salaries quoted 70 86 111
Cambridge median annual salary £37,618 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.81% +18.75% -5.88%
10th Percentile £22,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,875 £61,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £37,618 £45,000 £37,118
% change year-on-year -16.41% +21.23% -7.21%

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 1,476 2,093 1,573
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 68.52% 76.98% 68.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1,209 1,692 1,364
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +2.27%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £65,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.51%

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 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for PHP in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for PHP.

1 61 (74.39%) JavaScript
2 42 (51.22%) SQL
3 34 (41.46%) Python
4 26 (31.71%) Linux
5 24 (29.27%) HTML
6 23 (28.05%) CSS
6 23 (28.05%) Web Development
6 23 (28.05%) AngularJS
7 22 (26.83%) Mathematics
7 22 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (23.17%) Software Engineering
8 19 (23.17%) Ruby
8 19 (23.17%) Degree
8 19 (23.17%) Git (software)
9 17 (20.73%) RESTful
9 17 (20.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 17 (20.73%) .NET
10 16 (19.51%) Web Services
11 14 (17.07%) Java
11 14 (17.07%) Node.js
11 14 (17.07%) Amazon AWS
12 13 (15.85%) Symfony
12 13 (15.85%) Puppet
13 12 (14.63%) Ansible
13 12 (14.63%) User Experience
13 12 (14.63%) jQuery
13 12 (14.63%) SDLC
13 12 (14.63%) Front End Development
14 11 (13.41%) Windows
15 10 (12.20%) MySQL

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 6 (7.32%) Confluence
1 6 (7.32%) OpenStack
1 6 (7.32%) WebLogic
1 6 (7.32%) WebSphere
1 6 (7.32%) WordPress
2 4 (4.88%) ColdFusion
2 4 (4.88%) Drupal
3 2 (2.44%) nginx
4 1 (1.22%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (2.44%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 6 (7.32%) Documaker
2 4 (4.88%) Magento
3 2 (2.44%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (1.22%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.07%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (9.76%) GitHub
3 6 (7.32%) IaaS
3 6 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (4.88%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (2.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (2.44%) Dropbox
5 2 (2.44%) Firebase
5 2 (2.44%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.76%) SNMP
1 8 (9.76%) TCP/IP
2 6 (7.32%) Cisco IOS
2 6 (7.32%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (7.32%) DHCP
2 6 (7.32%) DNS
2 6 (7.32%) FTP
2 6 (7.32%) HTTP
2 6 (7.32%) HTTPS
2 6 (7.32%) ICMP
2 6 (7.32%) IMAP
2 6 (7.32%) IPsec
2 6 (7.32%) OpenVPN
2 6 (7.32%) POP3
2 6 (7.32%) SMTP
2 6 (7.32%) SSH
2 6 (7.32%) SSL
2 6 (7.32%) Telnet
2 6 (7.32%) WPA2
3 2 (2.44%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.20%) MySQL
2 9 (10.98%) SQL Server
3 7 (8.54%) MongoDB
4 6 (7.32%) Oracle Database
5 5 (6.10%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.44%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.22%) Amazon Aurora
7 1 (1.22%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.22%) Informix
7 1 (1.22%) Power BI
7 1 (1.22%) Redis
7 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (23.17%) Git (software)
2 8 (9.76%) Sonatype Nexus
3 6 (7.32%) Gerrit
3 6 (7.32%) JIRA
4 2 (2.44%) Hudson
4 2 (2.44%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.44%) Maven
5 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (7.32%) Finance
2 5 (6.10%) Games
3 2 (2.44%) Legal
3 2 (2.44%) Multimedia
3 2 (2.44%) Publishing
4 1 (1.22%) Advertising
4 1 (1.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (52.44%) Developer
2 15 (18.29%) Web Developer
3 14 (17.07%) Consultant
4 13 (15.85%) Graduate
4 13 (15.85%) Implementation Consultant
5 11 (13.41%) Junior
5 11 (13.41%) Junior Developer
5 11 (13.41%) PHP Developer
5 11 (13.41%) Senior Developer
6 9 (10.98%) Software Engineer
7 8 (9.76%) DevOps Engineer
7 8 (9.76%) Full Stack Developer
7 8 (9.76%) Graduate Developer
8 6 (7.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 6 (7.32%) Full Stack Web Developer
8 6 (7.32%) Senior DevOps
8 6 (7.32%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 5 (6.10%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 5 (6.10%) PHP Web Developer
10 4 (4.88%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (29.27%) HTML
2 23 (28.05%) AngularJS
2 23 (28.05%) CSS
3 17 (20.73%) .NET
3 17 (20.73%) RESTful
3 17 (20.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 16 (19.51%) Web Services
5 14 (17.07%) Node.js
6 13 (15.85%) Symfony
7 12 (14.63%) jQuery
8 7 (8.54%) HTML5
9 6 (7.32%) CSS3
9 6 (7.32%) Middleware
9 6 (7.32%) SOAP
9 6 (7.32%) YAML
10 5 (6.10%) LAMP
10 5 (6.10%) Laravel
11 3 (3.66%) Spring
12 2 (2.44%) RabbitMQ
12 2 (2.44%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.63%) User Experience
2 9 (10.98%) Computer Science
3 8 (9.76%) Driving Licence
3 8 (9.76%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.66%) Analytical Mindset
6 2 (2.44%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.44%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.44%) Fintech
6 2 (2.44%) Private Cloud
6 2 (2.44%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.44%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.22%) Biotechnology
7 1 (1.22%) Life Science
7 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.22%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 26 (31.71%) Linux
2 11 (13.41%) Windows
3 7 (8.54%) CentOS
4 6 (7.32%) Android
4 6 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (7.32%) Solaris
4 6 (7.32%) Windows Server
4 6 (7.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (6.10%) Debian
6 2 (2.44%) Mac OS
6 2 (2.44%) Mac OS X
6 2 (2.44%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (28.05%) Web Development
2 22 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (26.83%) Mathematics
3 19 (23.17%) Software Engineering
4 12 (14.63%) Front End Development
4 12 (14.63%) SDLC
5 10 (12.20%) DevOps
5 10 (12.20%) High Availability
6 8 (9.76%) Artificial Intelligence
6 8 (9.76%) OO
6 8 (9.76%) OpenUP
7 7 (8.54%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (8.54%) Project Management
8 6 (7.32%) Application Performance Monitoring
8 6 (7.32%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (7.32%) Integration Testing
8 6 (7.32%) Release Management
8 6 (7.32%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (7.32%) Runbook
Programming Languages
1 61 (74.39%) JavaScript
2 42 (51.22%) SQL
3 34 (41.46%) Python
4 19 (23.17%) Ruby
5 14 (17.07%) Java
6 9 (10.98%) Bash Shell
6 9 (10.98%) C#
6 9 (10.98%) Perl
7 7 (8.54%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.66%) C++
9 2 (2.44%) Erlang
9 2 (2.44%) Go
9 2 (2.44%) Haskell
9 2 (2.44%) Kotlin
9 2 (2.44%) R
9 2 (2.44%) Scala
10 1 (1.22%) X++
Qualifications
1 19 (23.17%) Degree
2 8 (9.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.44%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (2.44%) PhD
4 1 (1.22%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (9.76%) Docker
1 8 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (7.32%) Samba
2 6 (7.32%) VirtualBox
3 2 (2.44%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (1.22%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 13 (15.85%) Puppet
2 12 (14.63%) Ansible
3 9 (10.98%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (9.76%) Nagios
5 6 (7.32%) Rancher
5 6 (7.32%) Sysdig
5 6 (7.32%) vRealize
6 4 (4.88%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 10 (12.20%) WorldPay
2 9 (10.98%) VMware
3 8 (9.76%) AppDynamics
3 8 (9.76%) Oracle
3 8 (9.76%) Splunk
4 7 (8.54%) Red Hat
5 6 (7.32%) BMC
5 6 (7.32%) Cisco
5 6 (7.32%) HP
5 6 (7.32%) IBM
5 6 (7.32%) Intel
5 6 (7.32%) New Relic
5 6 (7.32%) ServiceNow
6 5 (6.10%) Google
7 2 (2.44%) Perforce
7 2 (2.44%) Qualys
8 1 (1.22%) Adobe
8 1 (1.22%) Microsoft