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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 2 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
England > East of England
6 months to
2 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 121 88 41
Rank change year-on-year -33 -47 +19
Permanent jobs citing PHP 199 127 205
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 2.65% 2.79% 5.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.97% 6.29% 11.12%
Number of salaries quoted 131 94 159
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £24,250
25th Percentile £37,500 £38,875 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00% -11.11%
75th Percentile £67,500 £63,438 £49,375
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% - -

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 3,333 2,020 1,843
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 44.44% 44.33% 50.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1,301 1,201 1,442
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £40,000 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +10.53% -5.00%
75th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £80,000 £76,125
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing PHP as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing PHP in the East of England over the 6 months to 2 July 2022.

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 2 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Hertfordshire -16 58 £65,000 +4.00% 10
Essex -13 56 £51,250 +7.89% 5
Cambridgeshire -66 30 £37,500 -16.67% 4
Norfolk +14 21 £35,000 -20.00% 2
Suffolk -19 17 £57,500 +27.07% 1
Bedfordshire -2 16 £45,000 - 2
PHP
England

For the 6 months to 2 July 2022, 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.

1 135 (67.84%) JavaScript
2 100 (50.25%) Git (software)
3 99 (49.75%) CSS
4 89 (44.72%) HTML
5 86 (43.22%) MySQL
6 71 (35.68%) Laravel
7 70 (35.18%) Finance
8 62 (31.16%) Python
9 61 (30.65%) Problem-Solving
10 56 (28.14%) Linux
11 55 (27.64%) OO
11 55 (27.64%) Agile
12 46 (23.12%) Ruby
12 46 (23.12%) Web Development
13 41 (20.60%) JIRA
13 41 (20.60%) Google
13 41 (20.60%) Mentoring
13 41 (20.60%) Social Skills
14 40 (20.10%) Full Stack Development
14 40 (20.10%) CI/CD
14 40 (20.10%) Java
15 38 (19.10%) Vue.js
16 37 (18.59%) E-Commerce
17 35 (17.59%) .NET
18 34 (17.09%) MVC
18 34 (17.09%) Software Engineering
18 34 (17.09%) Docker
19 33 (16.58%) Node.js
19 33 (16.58%) SQL
20 32 (16.08%) AWS

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 27 (13.57%) Apache
2 22 (11.06%) nginx
3 19 (9.55%) CMS
4 14 (7.04%) WordPress
5 11 (5.53%) Apache Spark
6 9 (4.52%) Headless CMS
7 8 (4.02%) Drupal
8 7 (3.52%) Tomcat
9 4 (2.01%) IIS
9 4 (2.01%) Jetty
9 4 (2.01%) Moodle
9 4 (2.01%) SugarCRM
9 4 (2.01%) Totara
10 3 (1.51%) MS Exchange
11 2 (1.01%) Confluence
12 1 (0.50%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (1.51%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (1.51%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (1.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.01%) InVision
2 2 (1.01%) Simulink
2 2 (1.01%) Sketch
3 1 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (6.53%) Shopify
2 2 (1.01%) Magento
2 2 (1.01%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (1.01%) PlanetPress Connect
Cloud Services
1 32 (16.08%) AWS
2 24 (12.06%) Serverless
3 17 (8.54%) Azure
4 15 (7.54%) AWS Lambda
5 11 (5.53%) Cloud Functions
5 11 (5.53%) GCP
5 11 (5.53%) OpenShift
6 10 (5.03%) Google Play
6 10 (5.03%) Stripe
7 9 (4.52%) DigitalOcean
7 9 (4.52%) GitHub
7 9 (4.52%) Google Analytics
7 9 (4.52%) Heroku
7 9 (4.52%) prismic.io
8 8 (4.02%) Google Tag Manager
9 6 (3.02%) SaaS
10 4 (2.01%) npm
11 3 (1.51%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (1.51%) Figma
11 3 (1.51%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.53%) Internet
2 2 (1.01%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (1.01%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (43.22%) MySQL
2 29 (14.57%) PostgreSQL
3 21 (10.55%) NoSQL
3 21 (10.55%) SQL Server
4 14 (7.04%) MongoDB
5 11 (5.53%) Apache Cassandra
5 11 (5.53%) Flink
5 11 (5.53%) MariaDB
6 10 (5.03%) Relational Database
7 7 (3.52%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (2.51%) Redis
9 2 (1.01%) Couchbase
9 2 (1.01%) PouchDB
10 1 (0.50%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 100 (50.25%) Git (software)
2 41 (20.60%) JIRA
3 17 (8.54%) Subversion
4 11 (5.53%) Ant
4 11 (5.53%) Gradle
4 11 (5.53%) Maven
5 9 (4.52%) GitLab
5 9 (4.52%) Jenkins
6 4 (2.01%) Android Studio
6 4 (2.01%) Bugzilla
6 4 (2.01%) IntelliJ
6 4 (2.01%) PHPUnit
7 3 (1.51%) Selenium
7 3 (1.51%) webpack
8 2 (1.01%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.01%) Jasmine
8 2 (1.01%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (1.01%) PhpStorm
8 2 (1.01%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.50%) Xdebug
General
1 70 (35.18%) Finance
2 41 (20.60%) Social Skills
3 31 (15.58%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (11.06%) Marketing
5 18 (9.05%) Legal
6 12 (6.03%) Manufacturing
7 7 (3.52%) Retail
8 6 (3.02%) Advertising
8 6 (3.02%) Games
9 3 (1.51%) Organisational Skills
10 2 (1.01%) Automotive
10 2 (1.01%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 2 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.50%) Back Office
11 1 (0.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 139 (69.85%) Developer
2 67 (33.67%) PHP Developer
3 32 (16.08%) Full Stack Developer
4 18 (9.05%) Analyst
4 18 (9.05%) Web Developer
5 16 (8.04%) Technical Support
6 14 (7.04%) Support Analyst
6 14 (7.04%) Systems Analyst
7 13 (6.53%) Business Systems Analyst
7 13 (6.53%) Consultant
7 13 (6.53%) Software Developer
7 13 (6.53%) Support Consultant
7 13 (6.53%) Technical Consultant
7 13 (6.53%) Technical Support Consultant
8 12 (6.03%) Senior Developer
8 12 (6.03%) Systems Support
9 11 (5.53%) Business Support Analyst
9 11 (5.53%) Java Engineer
9 11 (5.53%) Mobile Developer
9 11 (5.53%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (49.75%) CSS
2 89 (44.72%) HTML
3 71 (35.68%) Laravel
4 38 (19.10%) Vue.js
5 35 (17.59%) .NET
6 33 (16.58%) Node.js
7 29 (14.57%) LAMP
7 29 (14.57%) React
8 26 (13.07%) XML
9 24 (12.06%) AngularJS
9 24 (12.06%) jQuery
10 23 (11.56%) Symfony
11 22 (11.06%) Web Services
12 20 (10.05%) JSON
13 18 (9.05%) LEMP Stack
13 18 (9.05%) React Native
14 16 (8.04%) REST
15 15 (7.54%) RESTful
16 13 (6.53%) ASP.NET
16 13 (6.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 31 (15.58%) Linux Command Line
2 25 (12.56%) User Experience
3 13 (6.53%) Algorithms
3 13 (6.53%) Client/Server
4 12 (6.03%) Mobile App
4 12 (6.03%) Self-Motivation
5 11 (5.53%) Data Structures
5 11 (5.53%) Life Science
6 9 (4.52%) PlayStation
7 4 (2.01%) AS400
7 4 (2.01%) Blog
7 4 (2.01%) e-Learning
7 4 (2.01%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (2.01%) Legacy Systems
7 4 (2.01%) Online Games
7 4 (2.01%) SCORM
7 4 (2.01%) Video\Live Streaming
8 3 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.51%) Learning Management System
8 3 (1.51%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 56 (28.14%) Linux
2 15 (7.54%) Debian
2 15 (7.54%) Ubuntu
3 12 (6.03%) Unix
4 6 (3.02%) Windows
5 5 (2.51%) Android
6 4 (2.01%) Windows Server
7 3 (1.51%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.51%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (30.65%) Problem-Solving
2 55 (27.64%) Agile
2 55 (27.64%) OO
3 46 (23.12%) Web Development
4 41 (20.60%) Mentoring
5 40 (20.10%) CI/CD
5 40 (20.10%) Full Stack Development
6 37 (18.59%) E-Commerce
7 34 (17.09%) MVC
7 34 (17.09%) Software Engineering
8 31 (15.58%) OOP
9 25 (12.56%) OO PHP
9 25 (12.56%) Test Automation
10 24 (12.06%) Computer Science
11 23 (11.56%) CRM
12 21 (10.55%) Microservices
13 19 (9.55%) DevOps
13 19 (9.55%) User Stories
14 17 (8.54%) SEO
15 16 (8.04%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 135 (67.84%) JavaScript
2 62 (31.16%) Python
3 46 (23.12%) Ruby
4 40 (20.10%) Java
5 33 (16.58%) SQL
6 16 (8.04%) TypeScript
7 14 (7.04%) C#
7 14 (7.04%) Perl
7 14 (7.04%) PowerShell
8 11 (5.53%) Shell Script
9 10 (5.03%) JSX
10 7 (3.52%) C++
11 6 (3.02%) ES6
12 5 (2.51%) Kotlin
13 4 (2.01%) Bash
13 4 (2.01%) C
13 4 (2.01%) Go
13 4 (2.01%) RPG
13 4 (2.01%) VBA
14 2 (1.01%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (5.53%) Degree
2 2 (1.01%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (1.01%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.54%) QA
2 11 (5.53%) Accessibility
3 4 (2.01%) WCAG
4 3 (1.51%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (17.09%) Docker
2 9 (4.52%) LXC
2 9 (4.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (6.53%) Kubernetes
1 13 (6.53%) Proxmox
2 11 (5.53%) Terraform
3 4 (2.01%) Ansible
3 4 (2.01%) LiteSpeed
4 2 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.01%) Puppet
Vendors
1 41 (20.60%) Google
2 30 (15.08%) Microsoft
3 19 (9.55%) Zend
4 16 (8.04%) FIS
4 16 (8.04%) WorldPay
5 9 (4.52%) VMware
6 8 (4.02%) Facebook
7 4 (2.01%) Klarna
7 4 (2.01%) PayPal
8 3 (1.51%) Citrix
8 3 (1.51%) Oracle
9 2 (1.01%) Apple
9 2 (1.01%) HubSpot
9 2 (1.01%) Salesforce.com