Period
to 18 February 2018

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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 74 84
Rank change year-on-year -4 +10 -28
Permanent jobs citing PHP 432 464 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.50% 3.70% 3.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.02% 6.80% 6.65%
Number of salaries quoted 376 411 462
East of England median annual salary £42,000 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -7.89% +1.33%
10th Percentile £25,688 £25,250 £19,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £52,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 7,174 6,824 7,417
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 58.13% 54.48% 49.49%
Number of salaries quoted 5,954 5,740 6,318
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 18 February 2018.

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 18 February 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
Cambridgeshire -17 146 £47,500 +35.71% 34
Hertfordshire -10 124 £45,000 +20.00% 18
Essex +12 67 £40,000 +6.67% 20
Bedfordshire +52 36 £35,000 +16.67% 8
Suffolk -4 35 £35,000 -6.67% 13
Norfolk -11 24 £34,000 +2.26% 13
PHP
England

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 East of England region with a requirement for PHP.

1 275 (63.66%) JavaScript
2 248 (57.41%) HTML
3 203 (46.99%) CSS
4 183 (42.36%) Java
5 155 (35.88%) Agile Software Development
6 137 (31.71%) MySQL
7 129 (29.86%) Linux
8 128 (29.63%) Web Development
9 127 (29.40%) AngularJS
10 100 (23.15%) SQL
11 97 (22.45%) jQuery
12 88 (20.37%) C#
13 83 (19.21%) Python
14 80 (18.52%) Software Engineering
15 76 (17.59%) .NET
16 69 (15.97%) XML
17 64 (14.81%) LAMP
18 63 (14.58%) Spring
18 63 (14.58%) Marketing
19 59 (13.66%) Web Services
19 59 (13.66%) Node.js
19 59 (13.66%) Laravel
20 58 (13.43%) Scrum
21 57 (13.19%) Advertising
22 54 (12.50%) Git (software)
23 52 (12.04%) OO
23 52 (12.04%) E-Commerce
24 49 (11.34%) TDD
25 48 (11.11%) ASP.NET
25 48 (11.11%) DevOps

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 45 (10.42%) Apache
2 42 (9.72%) WordPress
3 22 (5.09%) Confluence
4 18 (4.17%) Drupal
5 17 (3.94%) CMS
6 12 (2.78%) nginx
7 10 (2.31%) Tomcat
8 9 (2.08%) JBoss
9 7 (1.62%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.69%) IIS
11 2 (0.46%) Joomla!
11 2 (0.46%) SugarCRM
12 1 (0.23%) CloudStack
12 1 (0.23%) ColdFusion
12 1 (0.23%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (1.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (0.93%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.69%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.46%) AutoCAD
4 2 (0.46%) Revit
Business Applications
1 14 (3.24%) Payment Gateway
2 8 (1.85%) Magento
3 2 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 36 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (5.32%) SaaS
3 20 (4.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 18 (4.17%) GitHub
5 16 (3.70%) OpenShift
6 10 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (0.69%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.69%) Office 365
7 3 (0.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.46%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 2 (0.46%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.46%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.46%) Datadog
8 2 (0.46%) Google Play
8 2 (0.46%) PaaS
8 2 (0.46%) Route 53
8 2 (0.46%) Serverless
9 1 (0.23%) AdWords
9 1 (0.23%) Asana
9 1 (0.23%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.63%) VPN
2 16 (3.70%) Internet
3 15 (3.47%) SMS
4 7 (1.62%) Wireless
5 4 (0.93%) DNS
6 3 (0.69%) Firewall
6 3 (0.69%) Intranet
6 3 (0.69%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.46%) HTTP
8 1 (0.23%) PuTTY
8 1 (0.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (31.71%) MySQL
2 35 (8.10%) SQL Server
3 26 (6.02%) MongoDB
4 19 (4.40%) PostgreSQL
5 17 (3.94%) NoSQL
6 16 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
7 13 (3.01%) Relational Database
8 12 (2.78%) MariaDB
9 9 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
9 9 (2.08%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.46%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.46%) Big Data
10 2 (0.46%) CouchDB
10 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.46%) Text Mining
11 1 (0.23%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.23%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 54 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 40 (9.26%) Jenkins
3 29 (6.71%) JIRA
4 22 (5.09%) Subversion
5 16 (3.70%) Maven
5 16 (3.70%) Sonatype Nexus
6 14 (3.24%) Selenium
6 14 (3.24%) Vagrant
7 13 (3.01%) gulp
8 9 (2.08%) Cucumber
8 9 (2.08%) IntelliJ
8 9 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (2.08%) Visual Studio
8 9 (2.08%) webpack
9 8 (1.85%) Eclipse
10 7 (1.62%) NetBeans
11 6 (1.39%) PHPUnit
12 5 (1.16%) Grunt
13 4 (0.93%) Xcode
14 3 (0.69%) jMock
General
1 63 (14.58%) Marketing
2 57 (13.19%) Advertising
3 46 (10.65%) Finance
4 24 (5.56%) Automotive
5 19 (4.40%) Games
6 11 (2.55%) Retail
7 5 (1.16%) Legal
8 4 (0.93%) Multimedia
9 3 (0.69%) German Language
9 3 (0.69%) Military
10 2 (0.46%) Back Office
11 1 (0.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 321 (74.31%) Developer
2 126 (29.17%) PHP Developer
3 70 (16.20%) Java Developer
4 62 (14.35%) Web Developer
5 44 (10.19%) JavaScript Developer
6 41 (9.49%) Software Developer
7 36 (8.33%) Software Engineer
8 35 (8.10%) Full Stack Developer
9 34 (7.87%) PHP Web Developer
10 27 (6.25%) Systems Developer
11 23 (5.32%) Junior
11 23 (5.32%) Senior Developer
11 23 (5.32%) Senior Software Engineer
12 22 (5.09%) PHP Laravel Developer
13 21 (4.86%) C# Developer
14 20 (4.63%) Junior Developer
15 18 (4.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 18 (4.17%) Node.js Developer
15 18 (4.17%) PHP Software Engineer
16 17 (3.94%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 248 (57.41%) HTML
2 203 (46.99%) CSS
3 127 (29.40%) AngularJS
4 97 (22.45%) jQuery
5 76 (17.59%) .NET
6 69 (15.97%) XML
7 64 (14.81%) LAMP
8 63 (14.58%) Spring
9 59 (13.66%) Laravel
9 59 (13.66%) Node.js
9 59 (13.66%) Web Services
10 48 (11.11%) ASP.NET
11 47 (10.88%) React
12 42 (9.72%) HTML5
13 34 (7.87%) Java EE
13 34 (7.87%) JSON
14 33 (7.64%) CSS3
14 33 (7.64%) Sass
15 29 (6.71%) JPA
15 29 (6.71%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 39 (9.03%) Computer Science
2 19 (4.40%) Private Cloud
3 18 (4.17%) Fintech
3 18 (4.17%) User Experience
4 17 (3.94%) Public Cloud
5 11 (2.55%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (1.85%) Mobile App
7 7 (1.62%) Data Centre
8 6 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.39%) Smart Home
9 5 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (0.69%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.46%) Internet of Things
11 2 (0.46%) NHS
12 1 (0.23%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.23%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.23%) EPoS
12 1 (0.23%) Hybrid Cloud
12 1 (0.23%) iPad
12 1 (0.23%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 129 (29.86%) Linux
2 42 (9.72%) Windows
3 26 (6.02%) Unix
3 26 (6.02%) Windows Server
4 19 (4.40%) Android
4 19 (4.40%) Apple iOS
5 13 (3.01%) Ubuntu
6 9 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.93%) CentOS
8 3 (0.69%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.46%) DC/OS
10 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (35.88%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (29.63%) Web Development
3 80 (18.52%) Software Engineering
4 58 (13.43%) Scrum
5 52 (12.04%) E-Commerce
5 52 (12.04%) OO
6 49 (11.34%) TDD
7 48 (11.11%) DevOps
8 46 (10.65%) MVC
9 43 (9.95%) SDLC
10 34 (7.87%) Continuous Integration
10 34 (7.87%) CRM
11 32 (7.41%) Open Source
11 32 (7.41%) Unit Testing
12 25 (5.79%) Front End Development
13 24 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
13 24 (5.56%) OOP
14 23 (5.32%) ERP
15 21 (4.86%) Collaborative Working
15 21 (4.86%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 275 (63.66%) JavaScript
2 183 (42.36%) Java
3 100 (23.15%) SQL
4 88 (20.37%) C#
5 83 (19.21%) Python
6 40 (9.26%) VB.NET
7 37 (8.56%) C++
7 37 (8.56%) Ruby
8 33 (7.64%) VBA
9 32 (7.41%) Scala
10 20 (4.63%) Perl
11 15 (3.47%) Go
12 14 (3.24%) Haskell
13 11 (2.55%) Bash Shell
14 9 (2.08%) C
14 9 (2.08%) XAML
15 8 (1.85%) TypeScript
16 6 (1.39%) Objective-C
17 5 (1.16%) PHP 5
18 4 (0.93%) VB
Qualifications
1 45 (10.42%) Degree
2 19 (4.40%) Security Cleared
3 18 (4.17%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.93%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (0.69%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.69%) MCP
5 3 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.46%) ISEB
6 2 (0.46%) PhD
7 1 (0.23%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.24%) QA
2 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.23%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (3.94%) Docker
2 5 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.46%) KVM
3 2 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.23%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.23%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 25 (5.79%) Puppet
2 21 (4.86%) Ansible
3 16 (3.70%) Nagios
4 7 (1.62%) cPanel
4 7 (1.62%) Plesk
5 6 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (0.93%) Terraform
7 2 (0.46%) HAProxy
7 2 (0.46%) Kibana
7 2 (0.46%) Kubernetes
7 2 (0.46%) Marathon
7 2 (0.46%) Mesos
Vendors
1 30 (6.94%) Oracle
2 26 (6.02%) Microsoft
3 19 (4.40%) Citrix
3 19 (4.40%) VMware
4 17 (3.94%) Veeam
5 16 (3.70%) AppDynamics
5 16 (3.70%) Qualys
5 16 (3.70%) Red Hat
5 16 (3.70%) Splunk
5 16 (3.70%) WorldPay
6 15 (3.47%) Cisco
6 15 (3.47%) Symantec
7 11 (2.55%) Adobe
8 6 (1.39%) Google
9 5 (1.16%) Zend
10 3 (0.69%) Atlassian
10 3 (0.69%) Rackspace
10 3 (0.69%) Tableau
11 2 (0.46%) Capita
11 2 (0.46%) HP