Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 74 64
Rank change year-on-year -9 -10 -5
Permanent jobs citing PHP 382 481 569
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.31% 3.99% 4.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.99% 6.96% 8.21%
Number of salaries quoted 269 461 516
East of England median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £21,250 £24,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £60,625
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 6,382 6,912 6,930
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 55.29% 57.36% 51.04%
Number of salaries quoted 5,100 5,784 6,026
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,374 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 17 August 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 17 August 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 -15 136 £42,500 - 17
Hertfordshire -37 88 £40,000 +14.29% 25
Essex +14 66 £32,500 -10.96% 13
Suffolk +20 57 £35,000 -12.50% 8
Bedfordshire +23 26 £43,000 +37.60% 7
Norfolk -9 9 £32,500 -4.41% 24
PHP
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 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.

1 204 (53.40%) JavaScript
2 168 (43.98%) HTML
3 131 (34.29%) CSS
4 126 (32.98%) Linux
5 119 (31.15%) MySQL
5 119 (31.15%) Java
6 113 (29.58%) Agile Software Development
7 111 (29.06%) Python
8 101 (26.44%) Web Development
9 97 (25.39%) SQL
10 85 (22.25%) .NET
11 84 (21.99%) Git (software)
12 80 (20.94%) C#
13 78 (20.42%) jQuery
14 72 (18.85%) Software Engineering
14 72 (18.85%) RESTful
15 66 (17.28%) Node.js
16 64 (16.75%) Web Services
17 62 (16.23%) Degree
18 58 (15.18%) AngularJS
18 58 (15.18%) Windows
19 57 (14.92%) SQL Server
20 52 (13.61%) Laravel
21 51 (13.35%) MVC
21 51 (13.35%) OO
22 47 (12.30%) XML
22 47 (12.30%) C++
23 46 (12.04%) E-Commerce
24 44 (11.52%) WordPress
25 43 (11.26%) 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 44 (11.52%) WordPress
2 28 (7.33%) Apache
2 28 (7.33%) Drupal
3 25 (6.54%) Confluence
4 19 (4.97%) nginx
5 18 (4.71%) WebLogic
6 17 (4.45%) CMS
7 16 (4.19%) OpenStack
7 16 (4.19%) WebSphere
8 11 (2.88%) Tomcat
9 7 (1.83%) Joomla!
10 6 (1.57%) Apache Pig
10 6 (1.57%) IIS
11 4 (1.05%) SugarCRM
11 4 (1.05%) Zope
12 3 (0.79%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
14 1 (0.26%) JBoss
14 1 (0.26%) SharePoint
14 1 (0.26%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 11 (2.88%) Photoshop
2 8 (2.09%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (1.83%) HipChat
4 6 (1.57%) Microsoft Excel
5 5 (1.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (1.31%) InDesign
5 5 (1.31%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (0.79%) GIMP
6 3 (0.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.26%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 16 (4.19%) Magento
2 12 (3.14%) Documaker
3 11 (2.88%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.52%) OpenCart
6 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.26%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 39 (10.21%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (6.81%) SaaS
3 21 (5.50%) GitHub
4 12 (3.14%) IaaS
4 12 (3.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (2.88%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (1.83%) Dropbox
7 3 (0.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (0.79%) OpenShift
8 2 (0.52%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.52%) Oracle CX
9 1 (0.26%) AdWords
9 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.26%) Firebase
9 1 (0.26%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.26%) npm
9 1 (0.26%) Slack
9 1 (0.26%) Stackdriver
9 1 (0.26%) Trello
9 1 (0.26%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 26 (6.81%) HTTP
1 26 (6.81%) TCP/IP
2 23 (6.02%) DNS
3 20 (5.24%) SSL
4 17 (4.45%) Internet
4 17 (4.45%) SMS
5 14 (3.66%) DHCP
5 14 (3.66%) SSH
6 13 (3.40%) FTP
6 13 (3.40%) SNMP
7 12 (3.14%) Cisco IOS
7 12 (3.14%) Cisco Nexus
7 12 (3.14%) HTTPS
7 12 (3.14%) ICMP
7 12 (3.14%) IMAP
7 12 (3.14%) IPsec
7 12 (3.14%) OpenVPN
7 12 (3.14%) POP3
7 12 (3.14%) SMTP
7 12 (3.14%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (31.15%) MySQL
2 57 (14.92%) SQL Server
3 25 (6.54%) Relational Database
4 23 (6.02%) MongoDB
5 20 (5.24%) PostgreSQL
6 17 (4.45%) RDBMS
7 15 (3.93%) Oracle Database
8 8 (2.09%) MariaDB
9 7 (1.83%) Big Data
9 7 (1.83%) DB2
9 7 (1.83%) GIS
10 6 (1.57%) Apache Hive
10 6 (1.57%) Hadoop
10 6 (1.57%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.79%) Amazon Aurora
11 3 (0.79%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (0.79%) MS Access
11 3 (0.79%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (0.52%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 84 (21.99%) Git (software)
2 38 (9.95%) JIRA
3 24 (6.28%) gulp
4 20 (5.24%) Vagrant
5 15 (3.93%) Sonatype Nexus
6 14 (3.66%) Visual Studio
7 13 (3.40%) Jenkins
7 13 (3.40%) Subversion
8 12 (3.14%) Gerrit
8 12 (3.14%) Selenium
9 10 (2.62%) webpack
10 9 (2.36%) Maven
10 9 (2.36%) Metasploit
11 8 (2.09%) Grunt
12 7 (1.83%) JUnit
13 6 (1.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 6 (1.57%) Bitbucket
13 6 (1.57%) git-flow
13 6 (1.57%) LoadRunner
13 6 (1.57%) Robot Framework
General
1 39 (10.21%) Finance
2 37 (9.69%) Marketing
3 21 (5.50%) Retail
4 16 (4.19%) Back Office
5 14 (3.66%) Legal
6 13 (3.40%) Advertising
7 10 (2.62%) Games
7 10 (2.62%) Manufacturing
8 8 (2.09%) Publishing
9 7 (1.83%) Multimedia
10 3 (0.79%) Banking
11 2 (0.52%) Electronics
11 2 (0.52%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.26%) Automotive
12 1 (0.26%) Local Government
12 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 246 (64.40%) Developer
2 75 (19.63%) PHP Developer
3 53 (13.87%) Web Developer
4 43 (11.26%) Graduate
5 38 (9.95%) Software Developer
6 34 (8.90%) Full Stack Developer
7 33 (8.64%) Graduate Developer
8 29 (7.59%) Software Engineer
9 25 (6.54%) Junior
10 24 (6.28%) Junior Developer
11 23 (6.02%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 21 (5.50%) Senior Developer
13 17 (4.45%) C# Developer
13 17 (4.45%) Consultant
14 16 (4.19%) C++ Software Engineer
15 15 (3.93%) Backend Developer
15 15 (3.93%) JavaScript Developer
16 14 (3.66%) DevOps Engineer
16 14 (3.66%) Implementation Consultant
16 14 (3.66%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (43.98%) HTML
2 131 (34.29%) CSS
3 85 (22.25%) .NET
4 78 (20.42%) jQuery
5 72 (18.85%) RESTful
6 66 (17.28%) Node.js
7 64 (16.75%) Web Services
8 58 (15.18%) AngularJS
9 52 (13.61%) Laravel
10 47 (12.30%) XML
11 42 (10.99%) LAMP
12 41 (10.73%) HTML5
13 35 (9.16%) SOAP
14 33 (8.64%) Vue.js
15 32 (8.38%) JSON
16 31 (8.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 30 (7.85%) React
18 28 (7.33%) Symfony
19 25 (6.54%) ASP.NET
19 25 (6.54%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 31 (8.12%) Computer Science
2 26 (6.81%) User Experience
3 22 (5.76%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (3.40%) Self-Motivation
5 9 (2.36%) Greenfield Project
5 9 (2.36%) Life Science
5 9 (2.36%) Security Operations Centre
6 8 (2.09%) Driving Licence
6 8 (2.09%) Mobile App
7 7 (1.83%) Data Centre
7 7 (1.83%) Digital Media
8 6 (1.57%) Algorithms
8 6 (1.57%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.57%) Virtual Team
9 5 (1.31%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.31%) Fintech
10 4 (1.05%) Freedom of Information
10 4 (1.05%) Linux Command Line
11 3 (0.79%) Private Cloud
11 3 (0.79%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 126 (32.98%) Linux
2 58 (15.18%) Windows
3 35 (9.16%) Android
4 24 (6.28%) Windows Server
5 14 (3.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (3.40%) Unix
7 12 (3.14%) CentOS
7 12 (3.14%) Mac OS X
7 12 (3.14%) Solaris
7 12 (3.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (3.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (2.62%) Apple iOS
9 9 (2.36%) Kali Linux
10 8 (2.09%) Debian
10 8 (2.09%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.79%) Windows 2000
11 3 (0.79%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.79%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.52%) VMS
13 1 (0.26%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (29.58%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (26.44%) Web Development
3 72 (18.85%) Software Engineering
4 51 (13.35%) MVC
4 51 (13.35%) OO
5 46 (12.04%) E-Commerce
6 43 (11.26%) DevOps
7 38 (9.95%) Mathematics
8 34 (8.90%) Scrum
9 30 (7.85%) TDD
10 29 (7.59%) Front End Development
11 25 (6.54%) Artificial Intelligence
11 25 (6.54%) Continuous Improvement
11 25 (6.54%) Microservices
12 24 (6.28%) Problem-Solving
12 24 (6.28%) Test Automation
13 23 (6.02%) SDLC
14 20 (5.24%) Continuous Integration
14 20 (5.24%) OOP
14 20 (5.24%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 204 (53.40%) JavaScript
2 119 (31.15%) Java
3 111 (29.06%) Python
4 97 (25.39%) SQL
5 80 (20.94%) C#
6 47 (12.30%) C++
7 32 (8.38%) Ruby
8 31 (8.12%) Bash Shell
9 30 (7.85%) Perl
10 27 (7.07%) PowerShell
11 16 (4.19%) Go
12 12 (3.14%) XAML
13 11 (2.88%) C
13 11 (2.88%) VBA
14 10 (2.62%) VB.NET
15 9 (2.36%) Kotlin
16 7 (1.83%) Delphi
16 7 (1.83%) Erlang
16 7 (1.83%) Haskell
16 7 (1.83%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 62 (16.23%) Degree
2 42 (10.99%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (4.19%) Numerate Degree
3 16 (4.19%) Security Cleared
4 15 (3.93%) CISSP
4 15 (3.93%) CompTIA Security+
4 15 (3.93%) GIAC
4 15 (3.93%) SSCP
5 13 (3.40%) SANS
6 11 (2.88%) DV Cleared
7 9 (2.36%) CEH
7 9 (2.36%) CISA
7 9 (2.36%) CISM
7 9 (2.36%) CSSLP
8 7 (1.83%) PhD
9 6 (1.57%) CCNA
9 6 (1.57%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (1.57%) MCSE
9 6 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (1.57%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.09%) QA
2 3 (0.79%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.52%) GCP
3 2 (0.52%) SLA
4 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.26%) WAI
System Software
1 37 (9.69%) Docker
2 21 (5.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (3.14%) Samba
3 12 (3.14%) VirtualBox
4 7 (1.83%) VMware Workstation
5 6 (1.57%) vSphere
6 3 (0.79%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.52%) Ceph
7 2 (0.52%) NFS
7 2 (0.52%) Varnish
8 1 (0.26%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.26%) Firmware
8 1 (0.26%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 25 (6.54%) Puppet
2 19 (4.97%) Ansible
3 15 (3.93%) Nagios
4 14 (3.66%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (3.14%) Rancher
5 12 (3.14%) Sysdig
5 12 (3.14%) vRealize
6 11 (2.88%) Nessus
7 9 (2.36%) Kubernetes
7 9 (2.36%) Nmap
8 8 (2.09%) Terraform
9 6 (1.57%) Salt
10 5 (1.31%) cPanel
10 5 (1.31%) HP ALM
10 5 (1.31%) Plesk
11 3 (0.79%) HAProxy
11 3 (0.79%) Packer
12 2 (0.52%) NetBackup
12 2 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 2 (0.52%) yum
Vendors
1 30 (7.85%) Oracle
2 29 (7.59%) VMware
3 26 (6.81%) Microsoft
4 20 (5.24%) IBM
4 20 (5.24%) WorldPay
5 17 (4.45%) Google
5 17 (4.45%) HP
6 16 (4.19%) AppDynamics
6 16 (4.19%) Splunk
7 14 (3.66%) New Relic
7 14 (3.66%) Red Hat
8 13 (3.40%) Cisco
9 12 (3.14%) BMC
9 12 (3.14%) Intel
9 12 (3.14%) Qualys
9 12 (3.14%) ServiceNow
10 11 (2.88%) Adobe
11 9 (2.36%) Netsparker
11 9 (2.36%) Veeam
12 8 (2.09%) Citrix