Period
to 25 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 25 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
England > East of England
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 61 95 60
Rank change year-on-year +34 -35 +14
Permanent jobs citing PHP 343 398 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 4.30% 3.19% 4.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.35% 5.66% 7.71%
Number of salaries quoted 285 324 484
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £25,813 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £63,750 £58,750
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 of England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 4,108 7,034 6,823
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 51.46% 56.36% 56.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3,219 5,651 5,711
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £29,500 £29,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
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 of England

Job postings citing PHP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for PHP in the East of England

PHP
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for PHP in the East of England

PHP
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in the East of England over the 6 months to 25 May 2019.

Salary histogram for PHP in the East of England

PHP
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the East of England region over the 6 months to 25 May 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
Cambridgeshire +8 118 £50,000 +17.65% 16
Hertfordshire +33 104 £50,000 +11.11% 17
Essex +42 61 £40,000 +10.34%
Bedfordshire +22 29 £40,000 -9.60% 5
Norfolk +20 23 £32,500 -3.70% 3
Suffolk -5 8 £44,000 +25.71% 2
PHP
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 of England region with a requirement for PHP.

1 223 (65.01%) JavaScript
2 216 (62.97%) HTML
3 193 (56.27%) CSS
4 135 (39.36%) MySQL
5 126 (36.73%) Linux
6 86 (25.07%) Java
7 80 (23.32%) Git (software)
8 76 (22.16%) Python
9 67 (19.53%) Web Development
9 67 (19.53%) AngularJS
10 66 (19.24%) Software Engineering
11 64 (18.66%) Bash Shell
12 63 (18.37%) React
13 62 (18.08%) Finance
14 61 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
15 60 (17.49%) Laravel
16 59 (17.20%) Ruby
16 59 (17.20%) C#
17 57 (16.62%) SQL
18 52 (15.16%) Magento
19 51 (14.87%) HTML5
19 51 (14.87%) Degree
20 48 (13.99%) Symfony
21 47 (13.70%) Fintech
22 46 (13.41%) OO
23 44 (12.83%) Microsoft Azure
24 43 (12.54%) .NET
25 42 (12.24%) Ruby on Rails
26 41 (11.95%) jQuery
27 39 (11.37%) Mathematics

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 34 (9.91%) Apache
2 30 (8.75%) Elasticsearch
3 28 (8.16%) WordPress
4 26 (7.58%) nginx
5 16 (4.66%) Drupal
6 13 (3.79%) CMS
7 3 (0.87%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.58%) Apache Airflow
8 2 (0.58%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.58%) Confluence
8 2 (0.58%) Jupyter
9 1 (0.29%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (3.21%) Photoshop
2 9 (2.62%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.87%) GIMP
4 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.29%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.29%) InVision
5 1 (0.29%) Marvel
5 1 (0.29%) Sketch
5 1 (0.29%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 52 (15.16%) Magento
2 30 (8.75%) Summit
3 3 (0.87%) CiviCRM
4 2 (0.58%) Shopify
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.29%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 44 (12.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (9.04%) GitHub
3 24 (7.00%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (7.00%) SaaS
4 8 (2.33%) Google Analytics
4 8 (2.33%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (1.75%) npm
6 2 (0.58%) Engine Yard
6 2 (0.58%) Heroku
6 2 (0.58%) Loggly
6 2 (0.58%) MailChimp
6 2 (0.58%) Oracle CX
6 2 (0.58%) Yarn
7 1 (0.29%) Azure Stack
7 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.29%) Cloudflare
7 1 (0.29%) Office 365
7 1 (0.29%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.29%) PaaS
7 1 (0.29%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 28 (8.16%) SSL
2 24 (7.00%) DNS
3 22 (6.41%) TCP/IP
4 19 (5.54%) HTTP
5 17 (4.96%) DHCP
6 15 (4.37%) Internet
7 13 (3.79%) VRRP
8 5 (1.46%) Intranet
9 2 (0.58%) FTP
9 2 (0.58%) Skype
10 1 (0.29%) Asterisk PBX
10 1 (0.29%) Firewall
10 1 (0.29%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.29%) NetScaler
10 1 (0.29%) SMTP
10 1 (0.29%) SSH
10 1 (0.29%) VoIP
10 1 (0.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (39.36%) MySQL
2 24 (7.00%) SQL Server
3 15 (4.37%) MongoDB
3 15 (4.37%) Relational Database
4 13 (3.79%) Redis
5 12 (3.50%) Azure SQL Database
6 7 (2.04%) Big Data
7 6 (1.75%) MariaDB
7 6 (1.75%) NoSQL
8 5 (1.46%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (1.46%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (1.17%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.58%) BigQuery
12 1 (0.29%) Electronic Patient Records
12 1 (0.29%) InfluxDB
12 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 12c
12 1 (0.29%) Power BI
12 1 (0.29%) Snowflake Schema
12 1 (0.29%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 80 (23.32%) Git (software)
2 22 (6.41%) JIRA
3 21 (6.12%) Jenkins
4 14 (4.08%) Mercurial
5 12 (3.50%) Subversion
6 10 (2.92%) Visual Studio
6 10 (2.92%) webpack
7 6 (1.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (1.46%) GitLab
9 4 (1.17%) Bitbucket
9 4 (1.17%) Gradle
9 4 (1.17%) Grunt
9 4 (1.17%) RSpec
9 4 (1.17%) Selenium
10 3 (0.87%) git-flow
10 3 (0.87%) gulp
10 3 (0.87%) PHPUnit
10 3 (0.87%) Visual Website Optimizer
11 2 (0.58%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.58%) Travis CI
General
1 62 (18.08%) Finance
2 27 (7.87%) Pharmaceutical
3 22 (6.41%) Retail
4 17 (4.96%) Marketing
5 4 (1.17%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.87%) Games
7 2 (0.58%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.58%) Publishing
8 1 (0.29%) Automotive
8 1 (0.29%) Interactive Media
8 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 254 (74.05%) Developer
2 102 (29.74%) PHP Developer
3 47 (13.70%) Magento Developer
4 30 (8.75%) Full Stack Developer
5 27 (7.87%) Software Developer
6 25 (7.29%) JavaScript Developer
7 24 (7.00%) Linux Engineer
7 24 (7.00%) Senior Developer
8 23 (6.71%) Web Developer
9 19 (5.54%) Algorithmic Trading Developer
9 19 (5.54%) Machine Learning Developer
10 17 (4.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 16 (4.66%) Graduate
12 15 (4.37%) Implementation Manager
13 12 (3.50%) Graduate Developer
14 11 (3.21%) Data Scientist
14 11 (3.21%) PHP Symfony Developer
14 11 (3.21%) Symfony Developer
15 10 (2.92%) Junior
15 10 (2.92%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 216 (62.97%) HTML
2 193 (56.27%) CSS
3 67 (19.53%) AngularJS
4 63 (18.37%) React
5 60 (17.49%) Laravel
6 51 (14.87%) HTML5
7 48 (13.99%) Symfony
8 43 (12.54%) .NET
9 42 (12.24%) Ruby on Rails
10 41 (11.95%) jQuery
11 39 (11.37%) Vue.js
12 34 (9.91%) LAMP
13 31 (9.04%) XML
14 30 (8.75%) J2EE
14 30 (8.75%) J2SE
15 28 (8.16%) CSS3
16 27 (7.87%) JSON
16 27 (7.87%) Node.js
17 24 (7.00%) RESTful
18 21 (6.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 47 (13.70%) Fintech
2 30 (8.75%) Algorithms
3 25 (7.29%) User Experience
4 20 (5.83%) PKI
5 15 (4.37%) Client/Server
6 11 (3.21%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (2.92%) Self-Motivation
8 9 (2.62%) Greenfield Project
9 8 (2.33%) Animation
9 8 (2.33%) Photography
10 6 (1.75%) Linux Command Line
10 6 (1.75%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.75%) Social Media
11 2 (0.58%) Analytical Mindset
11 2 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.58%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.58%) NHS
12 1 (0.29%) Life Science
12 1 (0.29%) Social Network
12 1 (0.29%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 126 (36.73%) Linux
2 34 (9.91%) Windows
3 23 (6.71%) CentOS
4 18 (5.25%) Android
5 14 (4.08%) Solaris
6 7 (2.04%) Ubuntu
7 6 (1.75%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.17%) Unix
9 3 (0.87%) Debian
9 3 (0.87%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.29%) FreeNAS
11 1 (0.29%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (19.53%) Web Development
2 66 (19.24%) Software Engineering
3 61 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (13.41%) OO
5 39 (11.37%) Mathematics
6 38 (11.08%) Machine Learning
7 35 (10.20%) Front End Development
8 30 (8.75%) Algorithmic Trading
8 30 (8.75%) Automated Trading
8 30 (8.75%) High-Frequency Trading
8 30 (8.75%) Market Making
8 30 (8.75%) OOP
8 30 (8.75%) Open Source
8 30 (8.75%) Predictive Modelling
8 30 (8.75%) Problem-Solving
9 29 (8.45%) E-Commerce
9 29 (8.45%) OO PHP
10 25 (7.29%) Project Management
11 24 (7.00%) Workflow
12 22 (6.41%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 223 (65.01%) JavaScript
2 86 (25.07%) Java
3 76 (22.16%) Python
4 64 (18.66%) Bash Shell
5 59 (17.20%) C#
5 59 (17.20%) Ruby
6 57 (16.62%) SQL
7 38 (11.08%) C++
8 33 (9.62%) R
9 30 (8.75%) Bourne shell
9 30 (8.75%) Korn
9 30 (8.75%) MATLAB
10 20 (5.83%) PHP 7
11 19 (5.54%) PHP 5
12 10 (2.92%) PowerShell
13 7 (2.04%) Kotlin
13 7 (2.04%) VB.NET
14 5 (1.46%) ES6
15 3 (0.87%) C
15 3 (0.87%) Perl
Qualifications
1 51 (14.87%) Degree
2 30 (8.75%) PhD
3 8 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (2.33%) ISEB
3 8 (2.33%) ISTQB
3 8 (2.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (2.04%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.17%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.29%) CCA
6 1 (0.29%) CCNA
6 1 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.29%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.29%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.29%) MCP
6 1 (0.29%) RHCE
6 1 (0.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (0.87%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.58%) QA
3 2 (0.58%) SLA
4 1 (0.29%) GDPR
4 1 (0.29%) HL7
4 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 18 (5.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (2.92%) Docker
3 8 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.58%) Firmware
4 2 (0.58%) Varnish
5 1 (0.29%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.29%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.29%) KVM
5 1 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.29%) QEMU
5 1 (0.29%) XenApp
5 1 (0.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 24 (7.00%) Ansible
2 18 (5.25%) Nagios
2 18 (5.25%) Terraform
3 17 (4.96%) Prometheus
4 16 (4.66%) HAProxy
4 16 (4.66%) yum
5 15 (4.37%) Kubernetes
6 11 (3.21%) Kibana
6 11 (3.21%) logstash
6 11 (3.21%) Rsyslog
7 3 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.58%) Puppet
9 1 (0.29%) HP ALM
9 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (0.29%) SCCM
9 1 (0.29%) SCOM
9 1 (0.29%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 21 (6.12%) VMware
2 20 (5.83%) Microsoft
3 16 (4.66%) Google
4 15 (4.37%) WorldPay
5 14 (4.08%) Sybase
6 11 (3.21%) Oracle
6 11 (3.21%) Zend
7 2 (0.58%) Adobe
7 2 (0.58%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.58%) Hotjar
7 2 (0.58%) New Relic
7 2 (0.58%) SaltStack
7 2 (0.58%) SendGrid
8 1 (0.29%) Capita
8 1 (0.29%) Cisco
8 1 (0.29%) Citrix
8 1 (0.29%) HP
8 1 (0.29%) Plumtree
8 1 (0.29%) Quark
8 1 (0.29%) Splunk