Period
to 26 April 2019

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 26 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
England > East Midlands
6 months to
26 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 56 30 36
Rank change year-on-year -26 +6 +8
Permanent jobs citing PHP 181 379 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 4.42% 7.23% 6.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.80% 11.68% 11.43%
Number of salaries quoted 162 386 351
East Midlands median annual salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.86% +7.69% -
10th Percentile £20,575 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £55,875 £55,000 £47,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 the East Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,321 3,246 3,247
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 56.64% 61.90% 55.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1,751 2,828 2,765
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing PHP as a percentage 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

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

Salary trend for PHP in the East Midlands

PHP
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 26 April 2019.

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 26 April 2019. 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 -4 79 £32,500 -21.69% 23
Northamptonshire -20 44 £27,500 -21.43% 5
Nottinghamshire -51 28 £38,750 +10.71% 20
Lincolnshire +13 17 £36,500 +10.61% 5
Derbyshire -18 9 £32,250 -14.00% 10
Rutland +1 3 £31,250 -21.88% 1
PHP
England

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for PHP.

1 147 (81.22%) CSS
2 146 (80.66%) HTML
3 134 (74.03%) JavaScript
4 81 (44.75%) MySQL
5 56 (30.94%) LAMP
6 54 (29.83%) Laravel
7 48 (26.52%) Web Development
8 44 (24.31%) Symfony
8 44 (24.31%) jQuery
9 43 (23.76%) MVC
10 38 (20.99%) Drupal
10 38 (20.99%) AngularJS
11 36 (19.89%) Linux
12 35 (19.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 34 (18.78%) HTML5
14 32 (17.68%) Git (software)
15 30 (16.57%) CSS3
15 30 (16.57%) OO
16 29 (16.02%) E-Commerce
16 29 (16.02%) Zend
17 24 (13.26%) Web Services
18 23 (12.71%) SQL
18 23 (12.71%) MongoDB
19 22 (12.15%) Marketing
20 21 (11.60%) WordPress
21 20 (11.05%) React
21 20 (11.05%) Agile Software Development
21 20 (11.05%) .NET
22 18 (9.94%) XML
22 18 (9.94%) Windows

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 38 (20.99%) Drupal
2 21 (11.60%) WordPress
3 14 (7.73%) CMS
4 2 (1.10%) Community Server
4 2 (1.10%) ExpressionEngine
4 2 (1.10%) nginx
5 1 (0.55%) Apache
5 1 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.55%) MODX
Applications
1 5 (2.76%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.10%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 16 (8.84%) Magento
2 2 (1.10%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.55%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.55%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.84%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.87%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (3.87%) Amazon S3
2 7 (3.87%) GitHub
3 5 (2.76%) Serverless
4 4 (2.21%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (2.21%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.66%) MailChimp
5 3 (1.66%) SaaS
6 2 (1.10%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (1.10%) BrowserStack
6 2 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.10%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.55%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.55%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.76%) PPP
2 4 (2.21%) DNS
3 2 (1.10%) HTTP
3 2 (1.10%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.10%) SSL
4 1 (0.55%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (0.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (44.75%) MySQL
2 23 (12.71%) MongoDB
3 5 (2.76%) Relational Database
3 5 (2.76%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.21%) Redis
5 2 (1.10%) OLTP
5 2 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.55%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.55%) MS Access
6 1 (0.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 32 (17.68%) Git (software)
2 12 (6.63%) gulp
3 7 (3.87%) Grunt
4 6 (3.31%) Jenkins
4 6 (3.31%) Subversion
4 6 (3.31%) webpack
5 5 (2.76%) Cucumber
5 5 (2.76%) Gradle
6 4 (2.21%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.10%) Bazaar
7 2 (1.10%) Bower
7 2 (1.10%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.55%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.55%) JIRA
8 1 (0.55%) Mocha
8 1 (0.55%) Selenium
General
1 22 (12.15%) Marketing
2 12 (6.63%) Finance
3 5 (2.76%) Advertising
3 5 (2.76%) Games
3 5 (2.76%) Retail
4 2 (1.10%) Law
4 2 (1.10%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.55%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.55%) Military
5 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 154 (85.08%) Developer
2 78 (43.09%) PHP Developer
3 37 (20.44%) Drupal Developer
4 28 (15.47%) Web Developer
5 13 (7.18%) PHP Web Developer
6 10 (5.52%) PHP Laravel Developer
7 9 (4.97%) Software Engineer
8 8 (4.42%) Full Stack Developer
8 8 (4.42%) Senior Developer
9 6 (3.31%) Magento Developer
9 6 (3.31%) PHP Symfony Developer
9 6 (3.31%) Senior PHP Developer
9 6 (3.31%) Symfony Developer
10 4 (2.21%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 4 (2.21%) Graduate
10 4 (2.21%) IT Support
10 4 (2.21%) MySQL Developer
10 4 (2.21%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 4 (2.21%) SQL Developer
11 3 (1.66%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (81.22%) CSS
2 146 (80.66%) HTML
3 56 (30.94%) LAMP
4 54 (29.83%) Laravel
5 44 (24.31%) jQuery
5 44 (24.31%) Symfony
6 38 (20.99%) AngularJS
7 35 (19.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 34 (18.78%) HTML5
9 30 (16.57%) CSS3
10 24 (13.26%) Web Services
11 20 (11.05%) .NET
11 20 (11.05%) React
12 18 (9.94%) XML
13 16 (8.84%) Sass
14 15 (8.29%) XHTML
15 12 (6.63%) REST
16 11 (6.08%) JSON
16 11 (6.08%) Node.js
17 8 (4.42%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.29%) Replication
2 14 (7.73%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (4.97%) User Experience
4 7 (3.87%) Life Science
5 6 (3.31%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (3.31%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.10%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.10%) Social Media
7 1 (0.55%) Animation
7 1 (0.55%) AS400
7 1 (0.55%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.55%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.55%) Fintech
7 1 (0.55%) NHS
7 1 (0.55%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 36 (19.89%) Linux
2 18 (9.94%) Windows
3 3 (1.66%) Android
3 3 (1.66%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.10%) CentOS
4 2 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.55%) Debian
5 1 (0.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (26.52%) Web Development
2 43 (23.76%) MVC
3 30 (16.57%) OO
4 29 (16.02%) E-Commerce
5 20 (11.05%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (9.39%) Software Engineering
7 16 (8.84%) OOP
8 14 (7.73%) Problem-Solving
9 13 (7.18%) CRM
10 12 (6.63%) DevOps
11 10 (5.52%) SEO
12 9 (4.97%) SDLC
13 8 (4.42%) Front End Development
13 8 (4.42%) Time Management
14 7 (3.87%) API Integration
14 7 (3.87%) TDD
15 6 (3.31%) Mentoring
15 6 (3.31%) OO PHP
16 5 (2.76%) Digital Marketing
16 5 (2.76%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 134 (74.03%) JavaScript
2 23 (12.71%) SQL
3 16 (8.84%) Java
4 15 (8.29%) Python
5 13 (7.18%) C#
6 12 (6.63%) C++
7 7 (3.87%) C
8 5 (2.76%) VB.NET
9 4 (2.21%) VB
9 4 (2.21%) VBScript
10 2 (1.10%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.10%) ES6
10 2 (1.10%) Ruby
11 1 (0.55%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.55%) Kotlin
11 1 (0.55%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.55%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (7.18%) Degree
2 4 (2.21%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.55%) PhD
3 1 (0.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.76%) GDPR
2 4 (2.21%) QA
3 2 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (6.63%) Docker
2 4 (2.21%) Varnish
3 2 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.55%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.55%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (1.10%) SCCM
2 1 (0.55%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 29 (16.02%) Zend
2 7 (3.87%) WooCommerce
3 6 (3.31%) Microsoft
4 5 (2.76%) Adobe
5 4 (2.21%) Oracle
6 3 (1.66%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.10%) Apple
7 2 (1.10%) Google
7 2 (1.10%) VMware
8 1 (0.55%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.55%) New Relic
8 1 (0.55%) Splunk