Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 81 54
Rank change year-on-year +10 -27 +9
Permanent jobs citing PHP 70 111 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 3.48% 3.51% 4.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.07% 4.68% 7.18%
Number of salaries quoted 58 97 97
Cambridge median annual salary £35,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% +25.00% -5.88%
10th Percentile £22,500 £28,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £63,750 £66,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £37,618 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -20.81% +26.67% -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 1,381 2,370 1,559
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 68.74% 75.00% 68.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1,117 1,876 1,335
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +2.27%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £71,250 £63,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +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 10 December 2018.

Salary histogram for PHP in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 45 (64.29%) JavaScript
2 35 (50.00%) SQL
3 33 (47.14%) HTML
4 32 (45.71%) Python
5 31 (44.29%) CSS
6 23 (32.86%) Ruby
7 22 (31.43%) Linux
8 20 (28.57%) .NET
8 20 (28.57%) Symfony
9 18 (25.71%) Java
9 18 (25.71%) E-Commerce
10 17 (24.29%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (24.29%) Software Engineering
11 16 (22.86%) Web Development
11 16 (22.86%) AngularJS
12 14 (20.00%) Laravel
12 14 (20.00%) Drupal
12 14 (20.00%) OO
13 13 (18.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 12 (17.14%) jQuery
15 11 (15.71%) C#
15 11 (15.71%) Windows
15 11 (15.71%) Git (software)
15 11 (15.71%) Node.js
16 10 (14.29%) High Availability
16 10 (14.29%) User Experience
16 10 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
16 10 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
16 10 (14.29%) Games
16 10 (14.29%) 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 14 (20.00%) Drupal
2 6 (8.57%) WordPress
3 4 (5.71%) ColdFusion
4 3 (4.29%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (2.86%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Magento
2 2 (2.86%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (1.43%) CiviCRM
3 1 (1.43%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.71%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (4.29%) SaaS
4 2 (2.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (2.86%) Firebase
4 2 (2.86%) GitHub
4 2 (2.86%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.86%) BGP
1 2 (2.86%) OSPF
1 2 (2.86%) SNMP
1 2 (2.86%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.43%) Intranet
2 1 (1.43%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.29%) MySQL
2 3 (4.29%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (2.86%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.86%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.43%) InfluxDB
4 1 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.43%) Power BI
4 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.43%) Redis
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (15.71%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.14%) JIRA
3 3 (4.29%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.29%) Subversion
4 2 (2.86%) Hudson
4 2 (2.86%) Maven
4 2 (2.86%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (2.86%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.43%) Selenium
5 1 (1.43%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 10 (14.29%) Games
2 2 (2.86%) Retail
3 1 (1.43%) Advertising
3 1 (1.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (67.14%) Developer
2 24 (34.29%) PHP Developer
3 13 (18.57%) Junior
3 13 (18.57%) Junior Developer
4 12 (17.14%) Graduate
4 12 (17.14%) Senior Developer
5 8 (11.43%) Graduate Developer
5 8 (11.43%) Web Developer
6 7 (10.00%) Senior PHP Developer
6 7 (10.00%) Software Engineer
7 5 (7.14%) Implementation Manager
7 5 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
7 5 (7.14%) Python Engineer
8 4 (5.71%) Full Stack Developer
8 4 (5.71%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 4 (5.71%) PHP Web Developer
8 4 (5.71%) Systems Developer
9 3 (4.29%) Junior PHP Developer
10 2 (2.86%) JavaScript Developer
10 2 (2.86%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (47.14%) HTML
2 31 (44.29%) CSS
3 20 (28.57%) .NET
3 20 (28.57%) Symfony
4 16 (22.86%) AngularJS
5 14 (20.00%) Laravel
6 13 (18.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 12 (17.14%) jQuery
8 11 (15.71%) Node.js
9 7 (10.00%) LAMP
9 7 (10.00%) Web Services
9 7 (10.00%) XML
10 5 (7.14%) JSON
11 4 (5.71%) React
11 4 (5.71%) Ruby on Rails
12 3 (4.29%) Django
12 3 (4.29%) HTML5
12 3 (4.29%) Spring
12 3 (4.29%) Vue.js
13 2 (2.86%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.29%) User Experience
2 5 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.14%) Client/Server
2 5 (7.14%) Fintech
3 4 (5.71%) Analytical Mindset
4 2 (2.86%) Animation
4 2 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.86%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (2.86%) Photography
4 2 (2.86%) Private Cloud
4 2 (2.86%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.86%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.43%) Biotechnology
5 1 (1.43%) Life Science
5 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (31.43%) Linux
2 11 (15.71%) Windows
3 3 (4.29%) Debian
4 2 (2.86%) Ubuntu
4 2 (2.86%) Unix
5 1 (1.43%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.71%) E-Commerce
2 17 (24.29%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (24.29%) Software Engineering
3 16 (22.86%) Web Development
4 14 (20.00%) OO
5 10 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
5 10 (14.29%) High Availability
5 10 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
6 9 (12.86%) Front End Development
7 8 (11.43%) Computer Science
8 7 (10.00%) Mathematics
8 7 (10.00%) Project Management
9 6 (8.57%) DevOps
9 6 (8.57%) SDLC
10 5 (7.14%) Test Automation
11 4 (5.71%) CRM
11 4 (5.71%) Machine Learning
11 4 (5.71%) OOP
11 4 (5.71%) Physics
11 4 (5.71%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 45 (64.29%) JavaScript
2 35 (50.00%) SQL
3 32 (45.71%) Python
4 23 (32.86%) Ruby
5 18 (25.71%) Java
6 11 (15.71%) C#
7 5 (7.14%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.29%) Perl
8 3 (4.29%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.86%) C++
9 2 (2.86%) Kotlin
9 2 (2.86%) R
9 2 (2.86%) Scala
10 1 (1.43%) VB
10 1 (1.43%) X++
Qualifications
1 6 (8.57%) Degree
2 2 (2.86%) ISEB
2 2 (2.86%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.43%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (4.29%) Docker
2 2 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.43%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 7 (10.00%) Puppet
2 6 (8.57%) Ansible
3 3 (4.29%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.86%) Kubernetes
4 2 (2.86%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (10.00%) WorldPay
2 5 (7.14%) Zend
3 4 (5.71%) Google
4 3 (4.29%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.29%) Oracle
5 2 (2.86%) AppDynamics
5 2 (2.86%) Qualys
5 2 (2.86%) Splunk
6 1 (1.43%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.43%) VMware