Period
to 12 December 2019

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 12 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
12 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 63 70 80
Rank change year-on-year +7 +10 -27
Permanent jobs citing PHP 52 71 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 3.64% 3.53% 3.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.75% 5.13% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 28 58 99
Cambridge median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -30.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £30,782 £22,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £52,500 £63,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,618 £47,500
% change year-on-year -0.31% -20.81% +26.67%

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 904 1,383 2,408
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 63.31% 68.70% 75.27%
Number of salaries quoted 541 1,111 1,909
Cambridge median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £76,250 £71,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 12 December 2019.

Salary histogram for PHP in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 12 December 2019, 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 43 (82.69%) Linux
2 32 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 32 (61.54%) MySQL
3 30 (57.69%) Java
4 29 (55.77%) Python
5 24 (46.15%) Degree
6 23 (44.23%) Software Engineering
6 23 (44.23%) Windows
7 21 (40.38%) Web Development
8 19 (36.54%) LAMP
9 18 (34.62%) Computer Science
10 16 (30.77%) Computer Science Degree
11 15 (28.85%) .NET
11 15 (28.85%) CSS
11 15 (28.85%) C++
11 15 (28.85%) HTML
12 14 (26.92%) Military
12 14 (26.92%) Electronics
12 14 (26.92%) Automotive
13 13 (25.00%) C
13 13 (25.00%) Java EE
14 12 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
14 12 (23.08%) SQL
15 11 (21.15%) XML
16 9 (17.31%) Client/Server
16 9 (17.31%) Project Management
16 9 (17.31%) PostgreSQL
16 9 (17.31%) Ruby
16 9 (17.31%) Fintech
16 9 (17.31%) WorldPay

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 5 (9.62%) Apache
1 5 (9.62%) nginx
2 2 (3.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) AWS
1 4 (7.69%) Azure
1 4 (7.69%) GCP
2 3 (5.77%) SaaS
3 2 (3.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (61.54%) MySQL
2 9 (17.31%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (11.54%) MS Access
3 6 (11.54%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.69%) GitLab
1 4 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.77%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.85%) JIRA
4 1 (1.92%) Subversion
General
1 14 (26.92%) Automotive
1 14 (26.92%) Electronics
1 14 (26.92%) Military
2 5 (9.62%) Advertising
3 4 (7.69%) Legal
4 2 (3.85%) Finance
4 2 (3.85%) Retail
5 1 (1.92%) Banking
5 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (42.31%) Developer
2 17 (32.69%) Software Engineer
3 15 (28.85%) Java Engineer
3 15 (28.85%) Java Software Engineer
4 13 (25.00%) JavaScript Engineer
4 13 (25.00%) PHP Software Engineer
5 9 (17.31%) Implementation Manager
6 6 (11.54%) Web Developer
7 5 (9.62%) Access Developer
7 5 (9.62%) Database Developer
8 4 (7.69%) AWS DevOps
8 4 (7.69%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) AWS Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 4 (7.69%) PHP Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Python Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (36.54%) LAMP
2 15 (28.85%) .NET
2 15 (28.85%) CSS
2 15 (28.85%) HTML
3 13 (25.00%) Java EE
4 11 (21.15%) XML
5 7 (13.46%) JSON
6 5 (9.62%) AngularJS
6 5 (9.62%) LAPP Stack
6 5 (9.62%) LEMP Stack
7 4 (7.69%) React
7 4 (7.69%) Vue.js
8 3 (5.77%) Laravel
8 3 (5.77%) Node.js
8 3 (5.77%) Spring
9 2 (3.85%) CSS3
9 2 (3.85%) Hibernate
9 2 (3.85%) HTML5
9 2 (3.85%) Oracle ADF
9 2 (3.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Client/Server
2 7 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (11.54%) User Experience
4 2 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.92%) Analytical Mindset
Operating Systems
1 43 (82.69%) Linux
2 23 (44.23%) Windows
3 5 (9.62%) Debian
4 4 (7.69%) Mac OS X
4 4 (7.69%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.92%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (44.23%) Software Engineering
2 21 (40.38%) Web Development
3 18 (34.62%) Computer Science
4 12 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
5 9 (17.31%) Fintech
5 9 (17.31%) Project Management
6 6 (11.54%) Analytics
6 6 (11.54%) Data Analytics
6 6 (11.54%) Development Roadmap
6 6 (11.54%) Performance Metrics
6 6 (11.54%) Server Management
6 6 (11.54%) Time Management
6 6 (11.54%) Web Application Development
7 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (9.62%) Coaching
7 5 (9.62%) DevOps
7 5 (9.62%) E-Commerce
7 5 (9.62%) Line Management
7 5 (9.62%) Mentoring
8 4 (7.69%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 32 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 30 (57.69%) Java
3 29 (55.77%) Python
4 15 (28.85%) C++
5 13 (25.00%) C
6 12 (23.08%) SQL
7 9 (17.31%) Ruby
8 6 (11.54%) VB
8 6 (11.54%) VBA
9 4 (7.69%) Bash Shell
9 4 (7.69%) Perl
10 2 (3.85%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.92%) C#
Qualifications
1 24 (46.15%) Degree
2 16 (30.77%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.92%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 5 (9.62%) Docker
2 1 (1.92%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 6 (11.54%) Ansible
2 5 (9.62%) Puppet
3 4 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (17.31%) WorldPay
2 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.69%) Google
4 3 (5.77%) Oracle
5 1 (1.92%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.92%) FIS
5 1 (1.92%) Red Hat