Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 71 50
Rank change year-on-year +10 -21 -5
Permanent jobs citing PHP 113 114 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 4.37% 4.20% 5.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.30% 5.49% 7.87%
Number of salaries quoted 89 97 110
Cambridge median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £27,375
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,750 £61,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +13.33% -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 1,795 2,078 1,678
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 69.36% 76.54% 68.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1,295 1,651 1,467
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +1.12%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £63,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £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 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for PHP in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 72 (63.72%) JavaScript
2 64 (56.64%) Python
3 59 (52.21%) Linux
4 49 (43.36%) Web Services
5 46 (40.71%) RESTful
6 45 (39.82%) Agile Software Development
7 35 (30.97%) SQL
7 35 (30.97%) Software Engineering
8 32 (28.32%) Git (software)
9 27 (23.89%) Mathematics
9 27 (23.89%) OO
10 26 (23.01%) C++
11 24 (21.24%) Java
11 24 (21.24%) Artificial Intelligence
12 23 (20.35%) Degree
12 23 (20.35%) Windows
13 22 (19.47%) HTML
14 21 (18.58%) VMware
14 21 (18.58%) Web Development
14 21 (18.58%) VMware Infrastructure
14 21 (18.58%) Amazon AWS
14 21 (18.58%) Node.js
15 20 (17.70%) CSS
15 20 (17.70%) WorldPay
16 19 (16.81%) AngularJS
16 19 (16.81%) Puppet
17 18 (15.93%) Ruby
17 18 (15.93%) Ansible
18 17 (15.04%) Machine Learning
18 17 (15.04%) DevOps

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 15 (13.27%) OpenStack
2 12 (10.62%) Confluence
2 12 (10.62%) WebLogic
2 12 (10.62%) WebSphere
3 9 (7.96%) nginx
4 6 (5.31%) WordPress
5 5 (4.42%) Apache
6 3 (2.65%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.77%) Drupal
8 1 (0.88%) CMS
8 1 (0.88%) Jetty
Applications
1 7 (6.19%) HipChat
2 1 (0.88%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 12 (10.62%) Documaker
2 3 (2.65%) Magento
2 3 (2.65%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 21 (18.58%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (13.27%) GitHub
3 12 (10.62%) IaaS
4 7 (6.19%) Dropbox
5 5 (4.42%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (2.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (2.65%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.88%) Firebase
7 1 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.16%) TCP/IP
2 14 (12.39%) DHCP
2 14 (12.39%) DNS
2 14 (12.39%) SSH
2 14 (12.39%) SSL
3 13 (11.50%) SNMP
4 12 (10.62%) Cisco IOS
4 12 (10.62%) Cisco Nexus
4 12 (10.62%) FTP
4 12 (10.62%) HTTP
4 12 (10.62%) HTTPS
4 12 (10.62%) ICMP
4 12 (10.62%) IMAP
4 12 (10.62%) IPsec
4 12 (10.62%) OpenVPN
4 12 (10.62%) POP3
4 12 (10.62%) SMTP
4 12 (10.62%) Telnet
4 12 (10.62%) WPA2
5 10 (8.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.39%) MongoDB
1 14 (12.39%) MySQL
1 14 (12.39%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.62%) Oracle Database
3 9 (7.96%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (7.08%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.65%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.88%) Amazon Aurora
6 1 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.88%) Informix
6 1 (0.88%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.88%) Power BI
6 1 (0.88%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.88%) Redis
6 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 32 (28.32%) Git (software)
2 15 (13.27%) Sonatype Nexus
3 12 (10.62%) Gerrit
3 12 (10.62%) JIRA
4 4 (3.54%) Maven
5 3 (2.65%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.77%) Subversion
7 1 (0.88%) TestRail
7 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 14 (12.39%) Finance
2 13 (11.50%) Marketing
3 7 (6.19%) Multimedia
3 7 (6.19%) Publishing
4 5 (4.42%) Legal
5 3 (2.65%) Advertising
6 2 (1.77%) Games
6 2 (1.77%) Retail
7 1 (0.88%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 40 (35.40%) Developer
2 20 (17.70%) Software Engineer
3 16 (14.16%) Consultant
3 16 (14.16%) Web Developer
4 14 (12.39%) Implementation Consultant
5 12 (10.62%) DevOps Engineer
5 12 (10.62%) Graduate
5 12 (10.62%) Senior DevOps
5 12 (10.62%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 10 (8.85%) C++ Software Engineer
6 10 (8.85%) Python Engineer
6 10 (8.85%) Python Software Engineer
6 10 (8.85%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 10 (8.85%) Senior Software Engineer
7 9 (7.96%) Full Stack Developer
7 9 (7.96%) PHP Software Engineer
8 8 (7.08%) Integration Engineer
9 7 (6.19%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 7 (6.19%) QA Leader
9 7 (6.19%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (43.36%) Web Services
2 46 (40.71%) RESTful
3 22 (19.47%) HTML
4 21 (18.58%) Node.js
5 20 (17.70%) CSS
6 19 (16.81%) AngularJS
7 15 (13.27%) jQuery
8 13 (11.50%) SOAP
9 12 (10.62%) LAMP
9 12 (10.62%) Middleware
9 12 (10.62%) YAML
10 11 (9.73%) .NET
10 11 (9.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (7.08%) Symfony
12 7 (6.19%) CSS3
12 7 (6.19%) HTML5
12 7 (6.19%) LEMP Stack
12 7 (6.19%) RabbitMQ
12 7 (6.19%) XML
13 4 (3.54%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.27%) Computer Science
2 13 (11.50%) User Experience
3 8 (7.08%) Driving Licence
3 8 (7.08%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (6.19%) Digital Media
4 7 (6.19%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (4.42%) Client/Server
5 5 (4.42%) Fintech
6 3 (2.65%) Private Cloud
6 3 (2.65%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.77%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.77%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (1.77%) W3C
7 2 (1.77%) Wiki
8 1 (0.88%) Biotechnology
8 1 (0.88%) Life Science
8 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.88%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 59 (52.21%) Linux
2 23 (20.35%) Windows
3 13 (11.50%) Android
3 13 (11.50%) Windows Server
4 12 (10.62%) CentOS
4 12 (10.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (10.62%) Solaris
4 12 (10.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (10.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (6.19%) Debian
5 7 (6.19%) Mac OS
6 6 (5.31%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.77%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.77%) Unix
7 2 (1.77%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (39.82%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (30.97%) Software Engineering
3 27 (23.89%) Mathematics
3 27 (23.89%) OO
4 24 (21.24%) Artificial Intelligence
5 21 (18.58%) Web Development
6 17 (15.04%) DevOps
6 17 (15.04%) Machine Learning
6 17 (15.04%) Scrum
7 15 (13.27%) Collaborative Working
7 15 (13.27%) SDLC
8 13 (11.50%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (11.50%) Deployment Automation
8 13 (11.50%) High Availability
8 13 (11.50%) Project Management
8 13 (11.50%) Release Management
9 12 (10.62%) Capacity Planning
9 12 (10.62%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (10.62%) Integration Testing
9 12 (10.62%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 72 (63.72%) JavaScript
2 64 (56.64%) Python
3 35 (30.97%) SQL
4 26 (23.01%) C++
5 24 (21.24%) Java
6 18 (15.93%) Ruby
7 14 (12.39%) Bash Shell
8 13 (11.50%) PowerShell
9 11 (9.73%) Perl
10 8 (7.08%) C#
11 7 (6.19%) Erlang
11 7 (6.19%) Go
11 7 (6.19%) Haskell
12 3 (2.65%) Scala
13 2 (1.77%) R
14 1 (0.88%) Kotlin
14 1 (0.88%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.88%) X++
Qualifications
1 23 (20.35%) Degree
2 14 (12.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (6.19%) PhD
4 5 (4.42%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.08%) QA
2 1 (0.88%) GCP
2 1 (0.88%) WAI
System Software
1 21 (18.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (14.16%) Docker
3 12 (10.62%) Samba
3 12 (10.62%) VirtualBox
4 7 (6.19%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (1.77%) Ceph
5 2 (1.77%) Varnish
6 1 (0.88%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 19 (16.81%) Puppet
2 18 (15.93%) Ansible
3 15 (13.27%) Nagios
4 13 (11.50%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (10.62%) Rancher
5 12 (10.62%) Sysdig
5 12 (10.62%) vRealize
6 9 (7.96%) Kubernetes
7 2 (1.77%) Nessus
7 2 (1.77%) NetBackup
7 2 (1.77%) yum
Vendors
1 21 (18.58%) VMware
2 20 (17.70%) WorldPay
3 15 (13.27%) AppDynamics
3 15 (13.27%) Oracle
3 15 (13.27%) Splunk
4 12 (10.62%) BMC
4 12 (10.62%) Cisco
4 12 (10.62%) HP
4 12 (10.62%) IBM
4 12 (10.62%) Intel
4 12 (10.62%) New Relic
4 12 (10.62%) Red Hat
4 12 (10.62%) ServiceNow
5 7 (6.19%) Perforce
6 3 (2.65%) Qualys
7 2 (1.77%) Google
7 2 (1.77%) Veeam
8 1 (0.88%) Adobe
8 1 (0.88%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.88%) WooCommerce