Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 63 85 74
Rank change year-on-year +22 -11 -13
Permanent jobs citing PHP 286 377 449
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 4.08% 3.41% 3.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.23% 6.33% 6.58%
Number of salaries quoted 223 261 421
East of England median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £21,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £61,000 £65,000 £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 3,474 5,957 6,819
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 49.53% 53.92% 58.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2,523 4,818 5,734
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% +2.11%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +44 97 £50,000 +25.00% 29
Cambridgeshire +11 72 £45,000 +12.50% 26
Essex +9 55 £35,000 +12.00% 18
Norfolk +17 28 £40,000 +37.93% 17
Bedfordshire +1 25 £37,500 -1.32% 4
Suffolk -13 9 £33,000 -5.71% 8
PHP
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 179 (62.59%) JavaScript
2 165 (57.69%) HTML
3 142 (49.65%) CSS
4 103 (36.01%) MySQL
4 103 (36.01%) Linux
5 78 (27.27%) Java
6 67 (23.43%) Git (software)
7 62 (21.68%) React
8 61 (21.33%) AngularJS
8 61 (21.33%) Web Development
8 61 (21.33%) Degree
8 61 (21.33%) .NET
9 60 (20.98%) Agile Software Development
10 54 (18.88%) Finance
11 51 (17.83%) Python
12 49 (17.13%) Laravel
13 47 (16.43%) C#
13 47 (16.43%) SQL
13 47 (16.43%) Software Engineering
13 47 (16.43%) jQuery
14 46 (16.08%) OO
15 39 (13.64%) Magento
16 38 (13.29%) Azure
16 38 (13.29%) SQL Server
16 38 (13.29%) MVC
17 36 (12.59%) Apache
17 36 (12.59%) Node.js
18 35 (12.24%) nginx
18 35 (12.24%) HTML5
19 34 (11.89%) C++

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 36 (12.59%) Apache
2 35 (12.24%) nginx
3 32 (11.19%) Elasticsearch
4 21 (7.34%) WordPress
5 9 (3.15%) CMS
6 7 (2.45%) Drupal
7 4 (1.40%) ExpressionEngine
7 4 (1.40%) Joomla!
7 4 (1.40%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.05%) Confluence
8 3 (1.05%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.70%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.35%) IIS
10 1 (0.35%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (1.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 5 (1.75%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (1.75%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.35%) GIMP
2 1 (0.35%) InVision
2 1 (0.35%) Marvel
2 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.35%) Sketch
2 1 (0.35%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 39 (13.64%) Magento
2 10 (3.50%) Summit
3 4 (1.40%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.35%) Shopify
4 1 (0.35%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 38 (13.29%) Azure
2 29 (10.14%) SaaS
3 27 (9.44%) AWS
4 21 (7.34%) GitHub
5 20 (6.99%) GCP
6 9 (3.15%) Google Analytics
7 4 (1.40%) Google App Engine
8 3 (1.05%) Office 365
8 3 (1.05%) Stackdriver
9 2 (0.70%) Engine Yard
9 2 (0.70%) Heroku
9 2 (0.70%) npm
9 2 (0.70%) Oracle CX
9 2 (0.70%) Power Platform
10 1 (0.35%) Azure Stack
10 1 (0.35%) Cloudflare
10 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Flow
10 1 (0.35%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.35%) PowerApps
10 1 (0.35%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 22 (7.69%) SSL
2 18 (6.29%) DNS
3 15 (5.24%) TCP/IP
4 13 (4.55%) DHCP
5 11 (3.85%) HTTP
5 11 (3.85%) VRRP
6 10 (3.50%) Internet
7 9 (3.15%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (2.10%) Firewall
9 2 (0.70%) Intranet
9 2 (0.70%) Skype
10 1 (0.35%) Asterisk PBX
10 1 (0.35%) Broadband
10 1 (0.35%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.35%) NetScaler
10 1 (0.35%) SNMP
10 1 (0.35%) SSH
10 1 (0.35%) VoIP
10 1 (0.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (36.01%) MySQL
2 38 (13.29%) SQL Server
3 22 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 14 (4.90%) BusinessObjects
5 12 (4.20%) RDBMS
6 11 (3.85%) Azure SQL Database
6 11 (3.85%) Redis
7 9 (3.15%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (2.10%) BigQuery
8 6 (2.10%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.40%) Big Data
11 2 (0.70%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.35%) InfluxDB
12 1 (0.35%) MariaDB
12 1 (0.35%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.35%) Power BI
12 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2014
12 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 67 (23.43%) Git (software)
2 23 (8.04%) Jenkins
3 17 (5.94%) Visual Studio
4 16 (5.59%) JIRA
5 15 (5.24%) webpack
6 12 (4.20%) Mercurial
7 7 (2.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (2.45%) GitLab
8 6 (2.10%) Grunt
8 6 (2.10%) Visual Website Optimizer
9 5 (1.75%) Bitbucket
10 4 (1.40%) Babel
10 4 (1.40%) RSpec
10 4 (1.40%) Subversion
11 3 (1.05%) git-flow
11 3 (1.05%) gulp
12 2 (0.70%) Artifactory
12 2 (0.70%) IntelliJ
12 2 (0.70%) Sonatype Nexus
12 2 (0.70%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 54 (18.88%) Finance
2 19 (6.64%) Marketing
3 15 (5.24%) Retail
4 13 (4.55%) Electronics
5 10 (3.50%) Pharmaceutical
6 8 (2.80%) Automotive
7 7 (2.45%) Advertising
7 7 (2.45%) Military
8 3 (1.05%) Public Sector
8 3 (1.05%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.70%) Games
9 2 (0.70%) Local Government
9 2 (0.70%) Publishing
10 1 (0.35%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 194 (67.83%) Developer
2 75 (26.22%) PHP Developer
3 36 (12.59%) Web Developer
4 26 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
5 25 (8.74%) Magento Developer
6 24 (8.39%) JavaScript Developer
7 23 (8.04%) Full Stack Developer
8 22 (7.69%) Senior Developer
9 21 (7.34%) Junior
9 21 (7.34%) Junior Developer
10 19 (6.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 18 (6.29%) Software Engineer
12 14 (4.90%) Implementation Manager
12 14 (4.90%) PHP Web Developer
12 14 (4.90%) Software Developer
13 12 (4.20%) C# Developer
14 11 (3.85%) PHP Laravel Developer
15 10 (3.50%) Full Stack Web Developer
15 10 (3.50%) Graduate Developer
15 10 (3.50%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (57.69%) HTML
2 142 (49.65%) CSS
3 62 (21.68%) React
4 61 (21.33%) .NET
4 61 (21.33%) AngularJS
5 49 (17.13%) Laravel
6 47 (16.43%) jQuery
7 36 (12.59%) Node.js
8 35 (12.24%) HTML5
9 33 (11.54%) LAMP
10 30 (10.49%) CSS3
11 28 (9.79%) Vue.js
12 26 (9.09%) ASP.NET
13 25 (8.74%) Symfony
13 25 (8.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 23 (8.04%) XML
15 22 (7.69%) Sass
16 21 (7.34%) JSON
17 14 (4.90%) Elastic Stack
17 14 (4.90%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 32 (11.19%) User Experience
2 19 (6.64%) PKI
3 17 (5.94%) Management Information System
4 14 (4.90%) Client/Server
5 11 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (3.50%) Algorithms
6 10 (3.50%) Greenfield Project
7 8 (2.80%) Self-Motivation
8 7 (2.45%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.05%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (1.05%) Replication
9 3 (1.05%) Social Media
10 2 (0.70%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.70%) NHS
10 2 (0.70%) W3C
11 1 (0.35%) Freedom of Information
11 1 (0.35%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 103 (36.01%) Linux
2 27 (9.44%) CentOS
3 25 (8.74%) Windows
4 11 (3.85%) Solaris
5 9 (3.15%) Android
5 9 (3.15%) Ubuntu
6 8 (2.80%) Debian
7 3 (1.05%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.70%) Unix
9 1 (0.35%) FreeNAS
9 1 (0.35%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (21.33%) Web Development
2 60 (20.98%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (16.43%) Software Engineering
4 46 (16.08%) OO
5 38 (13.29%) MVC
6 33 (11.54%) Front End Development
7 32 (11.19%) Computer Science
7 32 (11.19%) Problem-Solving
8 30 (10.49%) E-Commerce
9 28 (9.79%) DevOps
10 26 (9.09%) Fintech
11 25 (8.74%) Configuration Management
11 25 (8.74%) Project Management
12 23 (8.04%) Workflow
13 21 (7.34%) OOP
14 20 (6.99%) Continuous Integration
14 20 (6.99%) Mentoring
14 20 (6.99%) OO PHP
15 17 (5.94%) Open Source
16 14 (4.90%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 179 (62.59%) JavaScript
2 78 (27.27%) Java
3 51 (17.83%) Python
4 47 (16.43%) C#
4 47 (16.43%) SQL
5 34 (11.89%) C++
6 32 (11.19%) Bash Shell
7 31 (10.84%) Ruby
8 22 (7.69%) PHP 5
8 22 (7.69%) PHP 7
9 14 (4.90%) VB.NET
10 11 (3.85%) ES6
11 10 (3.50%) Bourne shell
11 10 (3.50%) Korn
11 10 (3.50%) MATLAB
11 10 (3.50%) R
12 8 (2.80%) C
12 8 (2.80%) Perl
13 6 (2.10%) T-SQL
14 3 (1.05%) VBA
Qualifications
1 61 (21.33%) Degree
2 30 (10.49%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (3.50%) PhD
4 3 (1.05%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.35%) CCA
5 1 (0.35%) CCNA
5 1 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.35%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (0.35%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.35%) MCP
5 1 (0.35%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (0.35%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (4.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (3.15%) Docker
3 3 (1.05%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.35%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.35%) KVM
4 1 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.35%) QEMU
4 1 (0.35%) Shibboleth
4 1 (0.35%) XenApp
4 1 (0.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 32 (11.19%) Ansible
2 22 (7.69%) Kubernetes
3 19 (6.64%) HAProxy
3 19 (6.64%) Terraform
4 17 (5.94%) yum
5 14 (4.90%) Kibana
5 14 (4.90%) logstash
6 11 (3.85%) Nagios
6 11 (3.85%) Prometheus
6 11 (3.85%) Rsyslog
7 9 (3.15%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (2.80%) Puppet
9 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (0.35%) SCCM
9 1 (0.35%) SCOM
9 1 (0.35%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 23 (8.04%) Google
2 16 (5.59%) VMware
3 14 (4.90%) WorldPay
4 11 (3.85%) Sybase
5 8 (2.80%) Oracle
6 6 (2.10%) Zend
7 5 (1.75%) Adobe
7 5 (1.75%) Microsoft
8 4 (1.40%) Splunk
9 3 (1.05%) F5
9 3 (1.05%) New Relic
9 3 (1.05%) SolarWinds
10 2 (0.70%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.70%) Hotjar
10 2 (0.70%) Percona
10 2 (0.70%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.70%) Veeam
11 1 (0.35%) Cisco
11 1 (0.35%) Citrix
11 1 (0.35%) Quark