Period
to 26 February 2020

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 26 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
England > East of England
6 months to
26 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 51 74 80
Rank change year-on-year +23 +6 -6
Permanent jobs citing PHP 295 352 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 4.95% 3.88% 3.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.84% 7.44% 5.95%
Number of salaries quoted 211 279 373
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% - +21.43%
10th Percentile £24,250 £23,700 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £68,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +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 2,999 4,731 7,273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 50.34% 52.09% 58.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2,226 3,832 6,033
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +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 26 February 2020.

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 26 February 2020. 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 +29 96 £52,500 +10.53% 28
Essex +14 87 £35,000 -6.67% 21
Cambridgeshire -27 54 £35,000 -22.22% 20
Norfolk +13 39 £40,000 +24.03% 5
Bedfordshire +6 10 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Suffolk +1 9 £47,500 +35.71% 6
PHP
England

For the 6 months to 26 February 2020, 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.

1 153 (51.86%) JavaScript
2 134 (45.42%) MySQL
3 121 (41.02%) CSS
4 115 (38.98%) HTML
5 86 (29.15%) Web Development
6 82 (27.80%) Linux
7 77 (26.10%) .NET
8 74 (25.08%) Agile Software Development
9 71 (24.07%) Java
10 69 (23.39%) Laravel
11 64 (21.69%) User Experience
11 64 (21.69%) MVC
12 61 (20.68%) jQuery
12 61 (20.68%) Git (software)
13 59 (20.00%) LAMP
14 58 (19.66%) SQL
15 57 (19.32%) OO
16 53 (17.97%) C#
16 53 (17.97%) Marketing
17 48 (16.27%) Symfony
18 46 (15.59%) Degree
19 45 (15.25%) Software Engineering
20 42 (14.24%) ASP.NET
20 42 (14.24%) Computer Science
20 42 (14.24%) AWS
21 41 (13.90%) Computer Science Degree
22 38 (12.88%) Problem-Solving
23 35 (11.86%) SaaS
23 35 (11.86%) SQL Server
24 34 (11.53%) Self-Motivation

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 24 (8.14%) WordPress
2 23 (7.80%) nginx
3 15 (5.08%) Elasticsearch
4 14 (4.75%) Apache
5 13 (4.41%) CMS
6 11 (3.73%) ExpressionEngine
7 3 (1.02%) OpenStack
7 3 (1.02%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.68%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.68%) Confluence
8 2 (0.68%) Drupal
8 2 (0.68%) IIS
8 2 (0.68%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.34%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.34%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (4.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.36%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (1.02%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 25 (8.47%) Magento
2 11 (3.73%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.68%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 42 (14.24%) AWS
2 35 (11.86%) SaaS
3 28 (9.49%) Azure
4 21 (7.12%) Cloud Computing
5 17 (5.76%) Serverless
6 16 (5.42%) AWS Lambda
6 16 (5.42%) GCP
7 12 (4.07%) PaaS
8 11 (3.73%) Amazon SQS
9 9 (3.05%) Oracle CX
10 7 (2.37%) GitHub
11 4 (1.36%) Oracle Service Cloud
12 3 (1.02%) MailChimp
12 3 (1.02%) Stackdriver
13 2 (0.68%) npm
13 2 (0.68%) Yarn
14 1 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 1 (0.34%) Azure Machine Learning
14 1 (0.34%) IaaS
14 1 (0.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.07%) HTTP
2 7 (2.37%) DNS
3 5 (1.69%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (1.36%) SSL
5 3 (1.02%) Broadband
5 3 (1.02%) Firewall
5 3 (1.02%) Internet
6 2 (0.68%) DHCP
6 2 (0.68%) VRRP
7 1 (0.34%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (45.42%) MySQL
2 35 (11.86%) SQL Server
3 16 (5.42%) Relational Database
4 13 (4.41%) MS Access
5 12 (4.07%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.69%) Big Data
6 5 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (1.02%) BigQuery
7 3 (1.02%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.68%) Apache Hive
8 2 (0.68%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (0.68%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.68%) SQLite
9 1 (0.34%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.34%) GIS
9 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.34%) Redis
9 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 61 (20.68%) Git (software)
2 19 (6.44%) Visual Studio
3 14 (4.75%) Bitbucket
3 14 (4.75%) webpack
4 13 (4.41%) PHPUnit
5 11 (3.73%) Babel
6 10 (3.39%) Cypress.io
7 8 (2.71%) JIRA
8 4 (1.36%) Grunt
8 4 (1.36%) Jenkins
9 3 (1.02%) Bower
9 3 (1.02%) Jasmine
9 3 (1.02%) Karma Test Runner
10 2 (0.68%) gulp
10 2 (0.68%) Xcode
11 1 (0.34%) Artifactory
11 1 (0.34%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.34%) Selenium
11 1 (0.34%) Sonatype Nexus
11 1 (0.34%) Xdebug
General
1 53 (17.97%) Marketing
2 30 (10.17%) Finance
3 16 (5.42%) Electronics
4 14 (4.75%) Automotive
4 14 (4.75%) Military
5 11 (3.73%) Retail
6 6 (2.03%) Legal
7 5 (1.69%) Advertising
7 5 (1.69%) Games
8 4 (1.36%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.02%) Back Office
9 3 (1.02%) Banking
10 1 (0.34%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 238 (80.68%) Developer
2 139 (47.12%) PHP Developer
3 46 (15.59%) Full Stack Developer
4 43 (14.58%) Web Developer
5 26 (8.81%) SQL Developer
6 22 (7.46%) Full Stack Web Developer
7 20 (6.78%) Software Engineer
8 16 (5.42%) C# Developer
8 16 (5.42%) Java Engineer
8 16 (5.42%) Java Software Engineer
9 15 (5.08%) Lead Developer
10 14 (4.75%) Graduate
10 14 (4.75%) PHP Software Engineer
11 13 (4.41%) Graduate Developer
11 13 (4.41%) JavaScript Engineer
11 13 (4.41%) Junior
11 13 (4.41%) Junior Developer
11 13 (4.41%) Lead PHP Developer
12 12 (4.07%) Software Developer
13 11 (3.73%) Graduate C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (41.02%) CSS
2 115 (38.98%) HTML
3 77 (26.10%) .NET
4 69 (23.39%) Laravel
5 61 (20.68%) jQuery
6 59 (20.00%) LAMP
7 48 (16.27%) Symfony
8 42 (14.24%) ASP.NET
9 34 (11.53%) AngularJS
10 33 (11.19%) Node.js
11 30 (10.17%) React
12 25 (8.47%) CodeIgniter
13 24 (8.14%) Vue.js
14 23 (7.80%) XML
15 20 (6.78%) ASP.NET MVC
15 20 (6.78%) CSS3
15 20 (6.78%) HTML5
16 18 (6.10%) REST
17 17 (5.76%) JSON
18 16 (5.42%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 64 (21.69%) User Experience
2 34 (11.53%) Self-Motivation
3 20 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (2.71%) Client/Server
5 7 (2.37%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (1.69%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.02%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (1.02%) PKI
7 3 (1.02%) Replication
7 3 (1.02%) Social Media
7 3 (1.02%) Vector Graphics
7 3 (1.02%) W3C
8 2 (0.68%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.68%) Renewable Energy
9 1 (0.34%) Analytical Mindset
9 1 (0.34%) Digital Signage
9 1 (0.34%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.34%) Photography
9 1 (0.34%) Smart City
9 1 (0.34%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 82 (27.80%) Linux
2 26 (8.81%) Windows
3 7 (2.37%) CentOS
4 6 (2.03%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.02%) Android
6 2 (0.68%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.68%) Solaris
6 2 (0.68%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.68%) Unix
7 1 (0.34%) Debian
7 1 (0.34%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (29.15%) Web Development
2 74 (25.08%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (21.69%) MVC
4 57 (19.32%) OO
5 45 (15.25%) Software Engineering
6 42 (14.24%) Computer Science
7 38 (12.88%) Problem-Solving
8 34 (11.53%) DevOps
9 32 (10.85%) SOLID
10 30 (10.17%) OO PHP
11 22 (7.46%) Test Automation
12 20 (6.78%) BDD
12 20 (6.78%) TDD
13 19 (6.44%) E-Commerce
14 18 (6.10%) Front End Development
14 18 (6.10%) Performance Optimisation
15 16 (5.42%) Analytics
15 16 (5.42%) Presales
16 14 (4.75%) Data Analytics
16 14 (4.75%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 153 (51.86%) JavaScript
2 71 (24.07%) Java
3 58 (19.66%) SQL
4 53 (17.97%) C#
5 33 (11.19%) Python
6 32 (10.85%) C++
7 28 (9.49%) PHP 7
8 14 (4.75%) C
8 14 (4.75%) Ruby
8 14 (4.75%) VB
9 13 (4.41%) ES6
9 13 (4.41%) VBA
10 8 (2.71%) Bash Shell
11 6 (2.03%) PowerShell
12 5 (1.69%) Kotlin
12 5 (1.69%) Perl
12 5 (1.69%) PHP 5
13 3 (1.02%) TypeScript
14 2 (0.68%) Scala
14 2 (0.68%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 46 (15.59%) Degree
2 41 (13.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.68%) HND
4 1 (0.34%) CCNA
4 1 (0.34%) CCNP
4 1 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.34%) MCSA
4 1 (0.34%) MCSE
4 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (0.68%) SLA
2 1 (0.34%) GDPR
System Software
1 10 (3.39%) Docker
2 3 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.68%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.68%) vCloud
3 2 (0.68%) vSphere
4 1 (0.34%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (4.07%) Kubernetes
2 10 (3.39%) Terraform
3 7 (2.37%) Ansible
4 3 (1.02%) HAProxy
4 3 (1.02%) Kibana
4 3 (1.02%) logstash
4 3 (1.02%) Nagios
4 3 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.02%) Puppet
5 2 (0.68%) Prometheus
5 2 (0.68%) yum
6 1 (0.34%) Grafana
6 1 (0.34%) WSUS
6 1 (0.34%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 21 (7.12%) Zend
2 17 (5.76%) Google
2 17 (5.76%) Microsoft
3 10 (3.39%) Oracle
4 8 (2.71%) WorldPay
5 7 (2.37%) Adobe
5 7 (2.37%) Cognizant
6 6 (2.03%) Percona
7 5 (1.69%) VMware
8 4 (1.36%) SolarWinds
8 4 (1.36%) Splunk
9 3 (1.02%) F5
9 3 (1.02%) FIS
9 3 (1.02%) New Relic
9 3 (1.02%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.68%) Apple
10 2 (0.68%) Sybase
11 1 (0.34%) DevExpress
11 1 (0.34%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.34%) YouTube