Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 60 87
Rank change year-on-year +3 +27 -52
Permanent jobs citing PHP 147 124 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 4.77% 4.86% 3.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.74% 6.42% 4.96%
Number of salaries quoted 112 106 68
Cambridge median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £27,850
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,750 £58,625
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%

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 2,182 1,931 1,754
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 70.82% 75.67% 64.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1,530 1,562 1,489
Cambridge median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.89% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £29,711 £27,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,625 £61,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

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 23 May 2018.

Salary histogram for PHP in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 87 (59.18%) Python
2 79 (53.74%) JavaScript
3 74 (50.34%) Web Services
4 71 (48.30%) Agile Software Development
5 66 (44.90%) Linux
6 53 (36.05%) RESTful
7 50 (34.01%) Software Engineering
8 45 (30.61%) Java
9 43 (29.25%) OO
10 39 (26.53%) Amazon AWS
11 38 (25.85%) Node.js
12 36 (24.49%) C++
13 34 (23.13%) Git (software)
13 34 (23.13%) Artificial Intelligence
13 34 (23.13%) DevOps
14 33 (22.45%) SQL
15 32 (21.77%) AngularJS
16 31 (21.09%) WorldPay
16 31 (21.09%) Ruby
17 30 (20.41%) Puppet
18 29 (19.73%) Ansible
19 28 (19.05%) Machine Learning
19 28 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
19 28 (19.05%) Degree
19 28 (19.05%) Mathematics
19 28 (19.05%) Oracle
19 28 (19.05%) Scrum
20 26 (17.69%) HTML
20 26 (17.69%) Nagios
20 26 (17.69%) Web Development

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 13 (8.84%) OpenStack
2 10 (6.80%) Confluence
2 10 (6.80%) WebLogic
2 10 (6.80%) WebSphere
3 9 (6.12%) nginx
4 4 (2.72%) Apache
4 4 (2.72%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.36%) Drupal
5 2 (1.36%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.36%) WordPress
6 1 (0.68%) CMS
6 1 (0.68%) Jetty
Applications
1 7 (4.76%) HipChat
2 1 (0.68%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 10 (6.80%) Documaker
2 4 (2.72%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (1.36%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 39 (26.53%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (17.69%) GitHub
3 18 (12.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 16 (10.88%) OpenShift
5 10 (6.80%) IaaS
6 8 (5.44%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (4.76%) Dropbox
8 2 (1.36%) Datadog
9 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.68%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (12.24%) Internet
2 12 (8.16%) DHCP
2 12 (8.16%) DNS
2 12 (8.16%) SSH
2 12 (8.16%) SSL
2 12 (8.16%) TCP/IP
3 11 (7.48%) SNMP
4 10 (6.80%) Cisco IOS
4 10 (6.80%) Cisco Nexus
4 10 (6.80%) FTP
4 10 (6.80%) HTTP
4 10 (6.80%) HTTPS
4 10 (6.80%) ICMP
4 10 (6.80%) IMAP
4 10 (6.80%) IPsec
4 10 (6.80%) OpenVPN
4 10 (6.80%) POP3
4 10 (6.80%) SMTP
4 10 (6.80%) Telnet
4 10 (6.80%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.56%) MySQL
2 16 (10.88%) Apache Cassandra
3 13 (8.84%) SQL Server
4 12 (8.16%) MongoDB
5 10 (6.80%) Oracle Database
6 9 (6.12%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (5.44%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.36%) Big Data
8 2 (1.36%) Text Mining
9 1 (0.68%) Amazon Aurora
9 1 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.68%) Informix
9 1 (0.68%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 34 (23.13%) Git (software)
2 26 (17.69%) Sonatype Nexus
3 18 (12.24%) Jenkins
4 17 (11.56%) Maven
5 12 (8.16%) JIRA
6 10 (6.80%) Gerrit
7 3 (2.04%) Subversion
8 2 (1.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.36%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.36%) GoCD
8 2 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.36%) TestRail
8 2 (1.36%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.68%) Xcode
General
1 16 (10.88%) Marketing
2 12 (8.16%) Finance
3 9 (6.12%) Advertising
4 7 (4.76%) Games
4 7 (4.76%) Multimedia
4 7 (4.76%) Publishing
5 5 (3.40%) Legal
6 2 (1.36%) Retail
7 1 (0.68%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 44 (29.93%) Developer
2 34 (23.13%) Software Engineer
3 24 (16.33%) Senior Software Engineer
4 20 (13.61%) C++ Software Engineer
4 20 (13.61%) PHP Software Engineer
4 20 (13.61%) Python Engineer
4 20 (13.61%) Python Software Engineer
4 20 (13.61%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 16 (10.88%) Cloud Engineer
5 16 (10.88%) Consultant
5 16 (10.88%) Web Developer
6 14 (9.52%) CloudOps Engineer
6 14 (9.52%) Implementation Consultant
7 11 (7.48%) Full Stack Developer
8 10 (6.80%) DevOps Engineer
8 10 (6.80%) Graduate
8 10 (6.80%) Senior DevOps
8 10 (6.80%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 9 (6.12%) PHP Developer
10 8 (5.44%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (50.34%) Web Services
2 53 (36.05%) RESTful
3 38 (25.85%) Node.js
4 32 (21.77%) AngularJS
5 26 (17.69%) HTML
6 25 (17.01%) LAMP
7 24 (16.33%) CSS
8 17 (11.56%) Spring
9 16 (10.88%) Akka
10 12 (8.16%) jQuery
11 11 (7.48%) SOAP
12 10 (6.80%) .NET
12 10 (6.80%) Middleware
12 10 (6.80%) YAML
13 8 (5.44%) React
13 8 (5.44%) XML
14 7 (4.76%) LEMP Stack
14 7 (4.76%) RabbitMQ
14 7 (4.76%) Symfony
14 7 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.93%) Computer Science
2 17 (11.56%) Fintech
3 16 (10.88%) Private Cloud
3 16 (10.88%) Public Cloud
4 13 (8.84%) User Experience
5 8 (5.44%) Driving Licence
6 7 (4.76%) Digital Media
6 7 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
6 7 (4.76%) Smart Home
7 5 (3.40%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.36%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.36%) Life Science
8 2 (1.36%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.36%) W3C
8 2 (1.36%) Wiki
9 1 (0.68%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.68%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.68%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 66 (44.90%) Linux
2 20 (13.61%) Windows
3 17 (11.56%) Android
4 11 (7.48%) Windows Server
5 10 (6.80%) CentOS
5 10 (6.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (6.80%) Solaris
5 10 (6.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (6.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (5.44%) Apple iOS
7 7 (4.76%) Debian
7 7 (4.76%) Mac OS
8 6 (4.08%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.36%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (48.30%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (34.01%) Software Engineering
3 43 (29.25%) OO
4 34 (23.13%) Artificial Intelligence
4 34 (23.13%) DevOps
5 28 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (19.05%) Machine Learning
5 28 (19.05%) Mathematics
5 28 (19.05%) Scrum
6 26 (17.69%) Deployment Automation
6 26 (17.69%) Web Development
7 25 (17.01%) Collaborative Working
8 17 (11.56%) Continuous Delivery
9 16 (10.88%) Auto-Scaling
9 16 (10.88%) Cloud Operations
9 16 (10.88%) E-Commerce
9 16 (10.88%) Low Latency
10 15 (10.20%) High Availability
11 14 (9.52%) Test Automation
12 11 (7.48%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 87 (59.18%) Python
2 79 (53.74%) JavaScript
3 45 (30.61%) Java
4 36 (24.49%) C++
5 33 (22.45%) SQL
6 31 (21.09%) Ruby
7 16 (10.88%) Scala
8 12 (8.16%) Bash Shell
8 12 (8.16%) Perl
9 11 (7.48%) PowerShell
10 9 (6.12%) C#
11 7 (4.76%) Erlang
11 7 (4.76%) Go
11 7 (4.76%) Haskell
12 1 (0.68%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 28 (19.05%) Degree
2 14 (9.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (5.44%) PhD
4 5 (3.40%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (1.36%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.80%) QA
2 1 (0.68%) WAI
System Software
1 19 (12.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (9.52%) Docker
3 10 (6.80%) Samba
3 10 (6.80%) VirtualBox
4 7 (4.76%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (1.36%) Ceph
5 2 (1.36%) Varnish
6 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.68%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 30 (20.41%) Puppet
2 29 (19.73%) Ansible
3 26 (17.69%) Nagios
4 11 (7.48%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (6.80%) Rancher
5 10 (6.80%) Sysdig
5 10 (6.80%) vRealize
6 8 (5.44%) Kubernetes
7 2 (1.36%) Kibana
7 2 (1.36%) Nessus
7 2 (1.36%) NetBackup
7 2 (1.36%) yum
Vendors
1 31 (21.09%) WorldPay
2 28 (19.05%) Oracle
3 26 (17.69%) AppDynamics
3 26 (17.69%) Splunk
4 19 (12.93%) VMware
5 16 (10.88%) Qualys
6 13 (8.84%) Cisco
7 10 (6.80%) BMC
7 10 (6.80%) HP
7 10 (6.80%) IBM
7 10 (6.80%) Intel
7 10 (6.80%) New Relic
7 10 (6.80%) Red Hat
7 10 (6.80%) ServiceNow
8 7 (4.76%) Perforce
9 5 (3.40%) Microsoft
10 3 (2.04%) Symantec
11 2 (1.36%) Atlassian
11 2 (1.36%) Rackspace
11 2 (1.36%) Veeam