Period
to 7 December 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 7 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
England > East of England
6 months to
7 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 59 73 80
Rank change year-on-year +14 +7 -11
Permanent jobs citing PHP 283 366 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 4.29% 3.67% 3.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.45% 6.98% 6.36%
Number of salaries quoted 203 242 409
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £23,000 £21,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £58,000
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 3,349 5,245 7,046
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 50.71% 52.60% 58.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2,400 4,262 5,909
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,053 £28,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.90% +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 7 December 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 7 December 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
Hertfordshire +46 102 £52,500 +23.53% 30
Cambridgeshire +13 70 £36,250 -3.64% 22
Essex -10 53 £30,000 -7.69% 18
Norfolk +20 39 £40,000 +72.04% 7
Bedfordshire -13 13 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Suffolk -22 6 £31,000 -11.43% 12
PHP
England

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 158 (55.83%) JavaScript
2 129 (45.58%) HTML
3 120 (42.40%) CSS
4 110 (38.87%) MySQL
5 89 (31.45%) Linux
6 84 (29.68%) Agile Software Development
7 81 (28.62%) Web Development
8 77 (27.21%) Java
8 77 (27.21%) .NET
9 69 (24.38%) Laravel
10 66 (23.32%) MVC
11 64 (22.61%) jQuery
12 62 (21.91%) OO
13 59 (20.85%) Degree
14 55 (19.43%) LAMP
15 53 (18.73%) User Experience
16 52 (18.37%) Git (software)
17 51 (18.02%) C#
18 50 (17.67%) AngularJS
19 49 (17.31%) React
19 49 (17.31%) Python
20 48 (16.96%) Computer Science
21 47 (16.61%) Software Engineering
21 47 (16.61%) SQL
22 46 (16.25%) Computer Science Degree
23 42 (14.84%) Node.js
23 42 (14.84%) ASP.NET
24 40 (14.13%) SQL Server
24 40 (14.13%) Finance
25 39 (13.78%) Marketing

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 (12.01%) nginx
2 24 (8.48%) Apache
2 24 (8.48%) WordPress
3 11 (3.89%) ExpressionEngine
4 9 (3.18%) CMS
5 7 (2.47%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (2.12%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.77%) Drupal
8 4 (1.41%) Joomla!
8 4 (1.41%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.71%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.71%) Confluence
10 1 (0.35%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (2.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (2.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 6 (2.12%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 21 (7.42%) Magento
2 11 (3.89%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.71%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.35%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 37 (13.07%) Azure
2 34 (12.01%) AWS
3 31 (10.95%) SaaS
4 23 (8.13%) GCP
5 12 (4.24%) GitHub
6 11 (3.89%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (3.53%) PaaS
8 9 (3.18%) Oracle CX
9 4 (1.41%) Google App Engine
9 4 (1.41%) Oracle Service Cloud
9 4 (1.41%) Stackdriver
10 3 (1.06%) Google Analytics
10 3 (1.06%) npm
11 2 (0.71%) MailChimp
11 2 (0.71%) Office 365
11 2 (0.71%) Serverless
12 1 (0.35%) IaaS
12 1 (0.35%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.89%) Wi-Fi
2 9 (3.18%) SSL
3 8 (2.83%) DNS
3 8 (2.83%) Internet
4 6 (2.12%) Firewall
4 6 (2.12%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.06%) Broadband
6 2 (0.71%) DHCP
6 2 (0.71%) HTTP
6 2 (0.71%) VRRP
7 1 (0.35%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (38.87%) MySQL
2 40 (14.13%) SQL Server
3 22 (7.77%) Relational Database
4 9 (3.18%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (2.83%) BigQuery
5 8 (2.83%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (2.47%) RDBMS
7 6 (2.12%) Big Data
7 6 (2.12%) MongoDB
7 6 (2.12%) MS Access
8 3 (1.06%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.71%) Apache Hive
9 2 (0.71%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.71%) GIS
9 2 (0.71%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.71%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 52 (18.37%) Git (software)
2 22 (7.77%) Visual Studio
3 17 (6.01%) webpack
4 13 (4.59%) JIRA
5 11 (3.89%) Babel
6 9 (3.18%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.41%) GitLab
8 3 (1.06%) gulp
9 2 (0.71%) Artifactory
9 2 (0.71%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.71%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (0.71%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 2 (0.71%) Visual Website Optimizer
10 1 (0.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.35%) Grunt
10 1 (0.35%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.35%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.35%) Selenium
10 1 (0.35%) Subversion
10 1 (0.35%) Xdebug
General
1 40 (14.13%) Finance
2 39 (13.78%) Marketing
3 21 (7.42%) Electronics
4 14 (4.95%) Automotive
4 14 (4.95%) Military
5 7 (2.47%) Advertising
6 6 (2.12%) Retail
7 5 (1.77%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.41%) Legal
9 3 (1.06%) Games
10 2 (0.71%) Back Office
10 2 (0.71%) Local Government
10 2 (0.71%) Publishing
11 1 (0.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 202 (71.38%) Developer
2 97 (34.28%) PHP Developer
3 49 (17.31%) Web Developer
4 45 (15.90%) Full Stack Developer
5 26 (9.19%) Junior
5 26 (9.19%) Junior Developer
6 25 (8.83%) Software Engineer
7 21 (7.42%) Full Stack Web Developer
8 17 (6.01%) Java Engineer
8 17 (6.01%) Java Software Engineer
9 16 (5.65%) Graduate
10 15 (5.30%) C# Developer
10 15 (5.30%) Graduate Developer
10 15 (5.30%) SQL Developer
11 14 (4.95%) JavaScript Developer
11 14 (4.95%) Linux Engineer
11 14 (4.95%) Senior Developer
12 13 (4.59%) JavaScript Engineer
12 13 (4.59%) PHP Software Engineer
12 13 (4.59%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (45.58%) HTML
2 120 (42.40%) CSS
3 77 (27.21%) .NET
4 69 (24.38%) Laravel
5 64 (22.61%) jQuery
6 55 (19.43%) LAMP
7 50 (17.67%) AngularJS
8 49 (17.31%) React
9 42 (14.84%) ASP.NET
9 42 (14.84%) Node.js
10 29 (10.25%) Symfony
11 28 (9.89%) HTML5
12 27 (9.54%) Vue.js
13 26 (9.19%) CSS3
14 24 (8.48%) XML
15 23 (8.13%) CodeIgniter
16 20 (7.07%) JSON
16 20 (7.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 19 (6.71%) Sass
18 18 (6.36%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 53 (18.73%) User Experience
2 18 (6.36%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (6.01%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (3.53%) Client/Server
4 10 (3.53%) Management Information System
5 9 (3.18%) Greenfield Project
6 8 (2.83%) Mobile App
7 7 (2.47%) PKI
8 4 (1.41%) Replication
9 3 (1.06%) Social Media
10 2 (0.71%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.71%) W3C
11 1 (0.35%) Analytical Mindset
11 1 (0.35%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.35%) Photography
11 1 (0.35%) Smart City
11 1 (0.35%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 89 (31.45%) Linux
2 26 (9.19%) Windows
3 16 (5.65%) CentOS
4 7 (2.47%) Debian
5 6 (2.12%) Ubuntu
6 4 (1.41%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.71%) Solaris
8 1 (0.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (29.68%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (28.62%) Web Development
3 66 (23.32%) MVC
4 62 (21.91%) OO
5 48 (16.96%) Computer Science
6 47 (16.61%) Software Engineering
7 37 (13.07%) Problem-Solving
8 31 (10.95%) DevOps
9 28 (9.89%) OO PHP
10 23 (8.13%) Test Automation
11 21 (7.42%) E-Commerce
12 20 (7.07%) Front End Development
13 18 (6.36%) Performance Optimisation
14 16 (5.65%) SOLID
15 15 (5.30%) Configuration Management
15 15 (5.30%) Project Management
16 13 (4.59%) Mentoring
16 13 (4.59%) Presales
17 12 (4.24%) Scrum
18 11 (3.89%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 158 (55.83%) JavaScript
2 77 (27.21%) Java
3 51 (18.02%) C#
4 49 (17.31%) Python
5 47 (16.61%) SQL
6 35 (12.37%) C++
7 15 (5.30%) C
7 15 (5.30%) PHP 7
8 14 (4.95%) ES6
8 14 (4.95%) Ruby
9 12 (4.24%) Bash Shell
9 12 (4.24%) PHP 5
10 9 (3.18%) VB.NET
11 8 (2.83%) Perl
11 8 (2.83%) VBA
12 6 (2.12%) VB
13 3 (1.06%) TypeScript
14 2 (0.71%) Go
14 2 (0.71%) Kotlin
14 2 (0.71%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 59 (20.85%) Degree
2 46 (16.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.35%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.35%) GDPR
System Software
1 16 (5.65%) Docker
2 2 (0.71%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.35%) Firmware
3 1 (0.35%) Shibboleth
3 1 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (7.42%) Ansible
1 21 (7.42%) Kubernetes
2 14 (4.95%) Terraform
3 9 (3.18%) Puppet
4 8 (2.83%) HAProxy
4 8 (2.83%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (2.12%) yum
6 4 (1.41%) Kibana
6 4 (1.41%) logstash
7 2 (0.71%) Nagios
7 2 (0.71%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 20 (7.07%) Google
2 17 (6.01%) Zend
3 14 (4.95%) Oracle
4 10 (3.53%) WorldPay
5 8 (2.83%) Adobe
5 8 (2.83%) Microsoft
6 7 (2.47%) Cognizant
7 5 (1.77%) VMware
8 4 (1.41%) F5
8 4 (1.41%) New Relic
8 4 (1.41%) SolarWinds
8 4 (1.41%) Splunk
9 3 (1.06%) Percona
10 2 (0.71%) Apple
10 2 (0.71%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.71%) Sybase
10 2 (0.71%) Veeam
11 1 (0.35%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.35%) DevExpress
11 1 (0.35%) Sencha