Period
to 21 June 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 21 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
England > East Midlands
6 months to
21 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 35 53 51
Rank change year-on-year +18 -2 -9
Permanent jobs citing PHP 201 91 199
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 6.49% 4.30% 4.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.75% 8.62% 8.67%
Number of salaries quoted 183 79 174
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,000 £22,600
25th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £25,313
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
75th Percentile £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £55,125
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,577 1,056 2,296
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 50.89% 49.93% 56.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1,180 913 1,855
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% -1.20%
75th Percentile £54,000 £55,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing PHP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for PHP in the East Midlands

PHP
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PHP in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for PHP in the East Midlands

PHP
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing PHP in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 21 June 2021.

Salary histogram for PHP in the East Midlands

PHP
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 June 2021. 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
Leicestershire +5 71 £35,000 -12.50% 19
Nottinghamshire +5 45 £42,500 +6.25% 20
Derbyshire +18 39 £40,000 -13.51% 7
Lincolnshire -3 25 £33,500 +3.08% 5
Northamptonshire +10 20 £40,000 - 6
PHP
England

For the 6 months to 21 June 2021, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for PHP.

1 165 (82.09%) JavaScript
2 134 (66.67%) HTML
3 133 (66.17%) CSS
4 104 (51.74%) MySQL
5 76 (37.81%) Laravel
6 63 (31.34%) SQL
7 61 (30.35%) MVC
8 59 (29.35%) Web Development
9 58 (28.86%) Git (software)
10 50 (24.88%) Linux
11 49 (24.38%) Agile Software Development
12 46 (22.89%) Node.js
13 45 (22.39%) E-Commerce
14 43 (21.39%) AngularJS
15 41 (20.40%) HTML5
16 37 (18.41%) Symfony
16 37 (18.41%) Python
17 35 (17.41%) jQuery
18 34 (16.92%) React
19 30 (14.93%) Vue.js
19 30 (14.93%) Java
19 30 (14.93%) C#
20 29 (14.43%) CSS3
20 29 (14.43%) Social Skills
21 27 (13.43%) LAMP
22 26 (12.94%) AWS
23 24 (11.94%) Microsoft
24 22 (10.95%) OOP
24 22 (10.95%) Retail
24 22 (10.95%) Sass

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 17 (8.46%) CMS
2 12 (5.97%) nginx
3 11 (5.47%) Apache
4 10 (4.98%) WordPress
5 7 (3.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.00%) Confluence
7 1 (0.50%) Drupal
7 1 (0.50%) PrestaShop
Applications
1 10 (4.98%) Photoshop
2 7 (3.48%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (2.99%) InDesign
4 4 (1.99%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 17 (8.46%) Shopify
2 11 (5.47%) Magento
3 2 (1.00%) OpenCart
3 2 (1.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 26 (12.94%) AWS
2 21 (10.45%) Azure
2 21 (10.45%) GitHub
3 17 (8.46%) SaaS
4 10 (4.98%) GCP
5 7 (3.48%) Amazon EKS
5 7 (3.48%) AWS CloudFormation
5 7 (3.48%) AWS CodeCommit
5 7 (3.48%) AWS CodePipeline
5 7 (3.48%) IaaS
5 7 (3.48%) OpenShift
5 7 (3.48%) PaaS
6 6 (2.99%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (2.99%) Cloudflare
7 5 (2.49%) npm
8 4 (1.99%) Google Analytics
9 2 (1.00%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (1.00%) Serverless
10 1 (0.50%) DigitalOcean
10 1 (0.50%) ZenHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.48%) Firewall
2 7 (3.48%) IPv4
2 7 (3.48%) LAN
2 7 (3.48%) WAN
3 5 (2.49%) SSH
4 2 (1.00%) DNS
4 2 (1.00%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.00%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (1.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (51.74%) MySQL
2 16 (7.96%) MongoDB
2 16 (7.96%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (3.48%) NoSQL
4 4 (1.99%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.49%) Redis
6 2 (1.00%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.50%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 58 (28.86%) Git (software)
2 14 (6.97%) JIRA
3 12 (5.97%) Jenkins
3 12 (5.97%) webpack
4 10 (4.98%) Vagrant
5 9 (4.48%) gulp
6 8 (3.98%) GitLab
7 6 (2.99%) Cactus
7 6 (2.99%) Subversion
8 5 (2.49%) PHPUnit
9 2 (1.00%) Mocha
9 2 (1.00%) Postman
10 1 (0.50%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.50%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.50%) Cypress.io
10 1 (0.50%) Grunt
10 1 (0.50%) Katalon Studio
10 1 (0.50%) Selenium
10 1 (0.50%) SoapUI
General
1 29 (14.43%) Social Skills
2 22 (10.95%) Retail
3 16 (7.96%) Finance
4 11 (5.47%) Marketing
4 11 (5.47%) Multimedia
5 9 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (4.48%) Organisational Skills
6 8 (3.98%) Law
7 6 (2.99%) Games
8 5 (2.49%) Retail Banking
9 4 (1.99%) Automotive
10 3 (1.49%) Banking
10 3 (1.49%) Manufacturing
10 3 (1.49%) Public Sector
11 2 (1.00%) Influencing Skills
12 1 (0.50%) Documentation Skills
12 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 173 (86.07%) Developer
2 100 (49.75%) PHP Developer
3 30 (14.93%) Web Developer
4 23 (11.44%) Full Stack Developer
4 23 (11.44%) PHP Laravel Developer
5 16 (7.96%) Lead Developer
6 15 (7.46%) JavaScript Developer
7 12 (5.97%) Node.js Developer
8 11 (5.47%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 11 (5.47%) Trainee Developer
8 11 (5.47%) Trainee Web Developer
9 10 (4.98%) Software Developer
10 9 (4.48%) Junior
11 8 (3.98%) MySQL Developer
11 8 (3.98%) Senior Developer
12 7 (3.48%) Junior Developer
12 7 (3.48%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 7 (3.48%) Senior PHP Developer
13 6 (2.99%) AWS Developer
13 6 (2.99%) Lead PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (66.67%) HTML
2 133 (66.17%) CSS
3 76 (37.81%) Laravel
4 46 (22.89%) Node.js
5 43 (21.39%) AngularJS
6 41 (20.40%) HTML5
7 37 (18.41%) Symfony
8 35 (17.41%) jQuery
9 34 (16.92%) React
10 30 (14.93%) Vue.js
11 29 (14.43%) CSS3
12 27 (13.43%) LAMP
13 22 (10.95%) Sass
14 21 (10.45%) REST
15 19 (9.45%) .NET
16 16 (7.96%) XML
17 11 (5.47%) Web Services
18 10 (4.98%) ASP.NET
18 10 (4.98%) JSON
18 10 (4.98%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.97%) User Experience
2 12 (5.97%) Blog
3 7 (3.48%) Data Centre
3 7 (3.48%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (3.48%) Linux Command Line
3 7 (3.48%) Public Cloud
4 5 (2.49%) iPad
4 5 (2.49%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.49%) Virtual Team
5 4 (1.99%) e-Learning
5 4 (1.99%) iPhone
6 1 (0.50%) Animation
6 1 (0.50%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.50%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.50%) FMCG
6 1 (0.50%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 50 (24.88%) Linux
2 20 (9.95%) Windows
3 9 (4.48%) Unix
4 6 (2.99%) Ubuntu
4 6 (2.99%) Windows 10
4 6 (2.99%) Windows 7
4 6 (2.99%) Windows 8
5 5 (2.49%) CentOS
5 5 (2.49%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.00%) Fedora
6 2 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (0.50%) Android
7 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (30.35%) MVC
2 59 (29.35%) Web Development
3 49 (24.38%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (22.39%) E-Commerce
5 22 (10.95%) OOP
6 21 (10.45%) Front End Development
7 16 (7.96%) Microservices
7 16 (7.96%) Problem-Solving
8 15 (7.46%) DevOps
8 15 (7.46%) Open Source
8 15 (7.46%) Scrum
9 14 (6.97%) OO
9 14 (6.97%) Unit Testing
10 13 (6.47%) API Integration
11 11 (5.47%) B2B
11 11 (5.47%) ITIL
12 10 (4.98%) Mentoring
12 10 (4.98%) OO PHP
13 9 (4.48%) PRINCE2
13 9 (4.48%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 165 (82.09%) JavaScript
2 63 (31.34%) SQL
3 37 (18.41%) Python
4 30 (14.93%) C#
4 30 (14.93%) Java
5 15 (7.46%) Ruby
6 14 (6.97%) Bash Shell
7 12 (5.97%) C++
8 7 (3.48%) C
8 7 (3.48%) Perl
8 7 (3.48%) PHP 7
8 7 (3.48%) PowerShell
8 7 (3.48%) VB
8 7 (3.48%) VB.NET
9 6 (2.99%) TypeScript
10 3 (1.49%) Go
11 1 (0.50%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.50%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 6 (2.99%) Degree
2 4 (1.99%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.49%) DBS Check
4 2 (1.00%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 21 (10.45%) Docker
2 5 (2.49%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (1.49%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.00%) NFS
4 2 (1.00%) Postfix
4 2 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (4.98%) Ansible
2 7 (3.48%) Kubernetes
2 7 (3.48%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (3.48%) Puppet
2 7 (3.48%) SCCM
2 7 (3.48%) Terraform
3 2 (1.00%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 24 (11.94%) Microsoft
2 19 (9.45%) Google
3 12 (5.97%) Zend
4 11 (5.47%) Oracle
5 10 (4.98%) Adobe
6 7 (3.48%) Alibaba
6 7 (3.48%) IBM
7 6 (2.99%) Ariba
8 4 (1.99%) WooCommerce
9 2 (1.00%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (1.00%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.00%) VMware
10 1 (0.50%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.50%) Blue Prism
10 1 (0.50%) UiPath