Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 64 50
Rank change year-on-year -16 -14 -2
Permanent jobs citing PHP 133 179 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.47% 4.78% 5.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.01% 6.81% 8.49%
Number of salaries quoted 103 162 177
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £22,950 £26,025 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,750 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,213 2,630 2,392
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 57.75% 70.28% 63.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1,583 2,147 2,101
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.51%
10th Percentile £29,711 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing PHP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Cambridgeshire

PHP
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP in Cambridgeshire.

Salary trend for PHP in Cambridgeshire

PHP
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for PHP in Cambridgeshire

PHP
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 20 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +9 110 £42,500 -5.56% 11
Peterborough -49 17 £40,000 +6.67% 6
Ely - 3 - -
Huntingdon -3 1 £30,000 +13.21%
PHP
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for PHP.

1 89 (66.92%) JavaScript
2 64 (48.12%) Python
3 62 (46.62%) Linux
4 48 (36.09%) Web Services
5 46 (34.59%) RESTful
6 45 (33.83%) Agile Software Development
7 42 (31.58%) SQL
8 38 (28.57%) Software Engineering
9 34 (25.56%) HTML
10 33 (24.81%) Git (software)
11 30 (22.56%) MySQL
12 27 (20.30%) Web Development
13 26 (19.55%) Mathematics
13 26 (19.55%) Windows
13 26 (19.55%) OO
14 25 (18.80%) CSS
14 25 (18.80%) C++
15 24 (18.05%) Java
15 24 (18.05%) Node.js
16 23 (17.29%) Artificial Intelligence
17 22 (16.54%) VMware Infrastructure
17 22 (16.54%) VMware
18 21 (15.79%) jQuery
18 21 (15.79%) Degree
18 21 (15.79%) AngularJS
19 20 (15.04%) Amazon AWS
19 20 (15.04%) Oracle
20 19 (14.29%) WorldPay
21 18 (13.53%) Puppet
21 18 (13.53%) Finance

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (11.28%) OpenStack
2 12 (9.02%) Confluence
2 12 (9.02%) WebLogic
2 12 (9.02%) WebSphere
3 9 (6.77%) nginx
3 9 (6.77%) WordPress
4 6 (4.51%) Apache
5 2 (1.50%) Drupal
5 2 (1.50%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.75%) CMS
6 1 (0.75%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (5.26%) HipChat
2 3 (2.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.26%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.75%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 12 (9.02%) Documaker
2 10 (7.52%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (3.01%) Magento
4 1 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 20 (15.04%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (11.28%) GitHub
3 12 (9.02%) IaaS
4 7 (5.26%) Dropbox
4 7 (5.26%) SaaS
5 5 (3.76%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (2.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (2.26%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.75%) Firebase
7 1 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.03%) TCP/IP
2 14 (10.53%) DHCP
2 14 (10.53%) DNS
2 14 (10.53%) SSH
2 14 (10.53%) SSL
3 12 (9.02%) Cisco IOS
3 12 (9.02%) Cisco Nexus
3 12 (9.02%) FTP
3 12 (9.02%) HTTP
3 12 (9.02%) HTTPS
3 12 (9.02%) ICMP
3 12 (9.02%) IMAP
3 12 (9.02%) IPsec
3 12 (9.02%) OpenVPN
3 12 (9.02%) POP3
3 12 (9.02%) SMTP
3 12 (9.02%) SNMP
3 12 (9.02%) Telnet
3 12 (9.02%) WPA2
4 9 (6.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (22.56%) MySQL
2 16 (12.03%) SQL Server
3 14 (10.53%) MongoDB
4 12 (9.02%) Oracle Database
5 11 (8.27%) Relational Database
6 9 (6.77%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (5.26%) MariaDB
8 4 (3.01%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.26%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (2.26%) DB2
10 1 (0.75%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.75%) Informix
10 1 (0.75%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.75%) Power BI
10 1 (0.75%) Redis
10 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 33 (24.81%) Git (software)
2 15 (11.28%) Sonatype Nexus
3 12 (9.02%) Gerrit
3 12 (9.02%) JIRA
4 3 (2.26%) gulp
4 3 (2.26%) Jasmine
4 3 (2.26%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.26%) Maven
4 3 (2.26%) Protractor
4 3 (2.26%) Subversion
4 3 (2.26%) webpack
5 2 (1.50%) JUnit
6 1 (0.75%) TestRail
6 1 (0.75%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 18 (13.53%) Finance
2 15 (11.28%) Marketing
3 7 (5.26%) Multimedia
3 7 (5.26%) Publishing
4 5 (3.76%) Advertising
5 4 (3.01%) Legal
6 3 (2.26%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.50%) Retail
8 1 (0.75%) Electronics
8 1 (0.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 54 (40.60%) Developer
2 22 (16.54%) Software Engineer
3 17 (12.78%) PHP Developer
3 17 (12.78%) Web Developer
4 15 (11.28%) Consultant
5 14 (10.53%) Implementation Consultant
6 12 (9.02%) DevOps Engineer
6 12 (9.02%) Graduate
6 12 (9.02%) Senior DevOps
6 12 (9.02%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 11 (8.27%) Full Stack Developer
8 10 (7.52%) Applications Developer
9 9 (6.77%) C++ Software Engineer
9 9 (6.77%) Junior
9 9 (6.77%) Junior Developer
9 9 (6.77%) Python Engineer
9 9 (6.77%) Python Software Engineer
9 9 (6.77%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
9 9 (6.77%) Senior Software Engineer
10 8 (6.02%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (36.09%) Web Services
2 46 (34.59%) RESTful
3 34 (25.56%) HTML
4 25 (18.80%) CSS
5 24 (18.05%) Node.js
6 21 (15.79%) AngularJS
6 21 (15.79%) jQuery
7 13 (9.77%) LAMP
7 13 (9.77%) SOAP
7 13 (9.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 12 (9.02%) .NET
8 12 (9.02%) Middleware
8 12 (9.02%) YAML
9 9 (6.77%) Symfony
10 7 (5.26%) CSS3
10 7 (5.26%) HTML5
10 7 (5.26%) LEMP Stack
10 7 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
11 6 (4.51%) XML
12 5 (3.76%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.53%) Computer Science
1 14 (10.53%) User Experience
2 9 (6.77%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (6.02%) Driving Licence
3 8 (6.02%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (5.26%) Digital Media
4 7 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.01%) Client/Server
5 4 (3.01%) Fintech
6 3 (2.26%) Private Cloud
6 3 (2.26%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.50%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.50%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (1.50%) W3C
7 2 (1.50%) Wiki
8 1 (0.75%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.75%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.75%) Biotechnology
8 1 (0.75%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 62 (46.62%) Linux
2 26 (19.55%) Windows
3 14 (10.53%) Windows Server
4 13 (9.77%) Android
4 13 (9.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (9.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (9.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (9.02%) CentOS
5 12 (9.02%) Solaris
6 7 (5.26%) Debian
6 7 (5.26%) Mac OS
7 5 (3.76%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.50%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.50%) Unix
8 2 (1.50%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (33.83%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 27 (20.30%) Web Development
4 26 (19.55%) Mathematics
4 26 (19.55%) OO
5 23 (17.29%) Artificial Intelligence
6 16 (12.03%) DevOps
6 16 (12.03%) Machine Learning
6 16 (12.03%) Scrum
7 15 (11.28%) SDLC
8 14 (10.53%) Collaborative Working
9 13 (9.77%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (9.77%) Deployment Automation
9 13 (9.77%) Disaster Recovery
9 13 (9.77%) Project Management
10 12 (9.02%) Capacity Planning
10 12 (9.02%) High Availability
10 12 (9.02%) Integration Testing
10 12 (9.02%) Mentoring
10 12 (9.02%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 89 (66.92%) JavaScript
2 64 (48.12%) Python
3 42 (31.58%) SQL
4 25 (18.80%) C++
5 24 (18.05%) Java
6 16 (12.03%) Ruby
7 14 (10.53%) Bash Shell
7 14 (10.53%) PowerShell
8 11 (8.27%) Perl
9 9 (6.77%) C#
10 7 (5.26%) Erlang
10 7 (5.26%) Go
10 7 (5.26%) Haskell
11 3 (2.26%) ES6
11 3 (2.26%) Scala
12 2 (1.50%) Java 8
12 2 (1.50%) R
13 1 (0.75%) Kotlin
13 1 (0.75%) VBScript
13 1 (0.75%) X++
Qualifications
1 21 (15.79%) Degree
2 13 (9.77%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (5.26%) PhD
4 4 (3.01%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.75%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.02%) QA
2 1 (0.75%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (0.75%) GCP
2 1 (0.75%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.75%) WAI
System Software
1 22 (16.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (11.28%) Docker
3 12 (9.02%) Samba
3 12 (9.02%) VirtualBox
4 7 (5.26%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (1.50%) Ceph
5 2 (1.50%) Varnish
6 1 (0.75%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.75%) Firmware
6 1 (0.75%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 18 (13.53%) Puppet
2 17 (12.78%) Ansible
3 15 (11.28%) Nagios
4 13 (9.77%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (9.02%) Rancher
5 12 (9.02%) Sysdig
5 12 (9.02%) vRealize
6 9 (6.77%) Kubernetes
7 3 (2.26%) Nessus
8 2 (1.50%) NetBackup
8 2 (1.50%) yum
Vendors
1 22 (16.54%) VMware
2 20 (15.04%) Oracle
3 19 (14.29%) WorldPay
4 15 (11.28%) AppDynamics
4 15 (11.28%) Splunk
5 13 (9.77%) HP
5 13 (9.77%) IBM
5 13 (9.77%) Red Hat
6 12 (9.02%) BMC
6 12 (9.02%) Cisco
6 12 (9.02%) Intel
6 12 (9.02%) New Relic
6 12 (9.02%) ServiceNow
7 7 (5.26%) Perforce
8 3 (2.26%) Qualys
8 3 (2.26%) SAP
8 3 (2.26%) Veeam
9 2 (1.50%) Google
10 1 (0.75%) Sage
10 1 (0.75%) WatchGuard