Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
England > East of England
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 77 70
Rank change year-on-year +3 -7 +11
Permanent jobs citing PHP 367 450 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.74% 3.72% 3.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.16% 6.35% 7.05%
Number of salaries quoted 242 412 444
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £21,250 £24,275 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £59,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 5,126 7,091 7,036
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 52.21% 58.55% 54.06%
Number of salaries quoted 4,144 5,943 5,987
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,275 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 15 December 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 15 December 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
Hertfordshire +12 106 £42,500 +19.72% 25
Cambridgeshire -8 104 £37,618 -20.81% 30
Essex +17 83 £33,500 -16.25% 12
Suffolk +6 39 £35,000 - 2
Bedfordshire -14 27 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Norfolk +4 8 £17,500 -48.53% 15
PHP
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 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.

1 189 (51.50%) JavaScript
2 163 (44.41%) HTML
3 156 (42.51%) CSS
4 130 (35.42%) MySQL
5 124 (33.79%) Linux
6 107 (29.16%) Java
7 101 (27.52%) SQL
8 100 (27.25%) Agile Software Development
9 89 (24.25%) .NET
9 89 (24.25%) Python
10 88 (23.98%) jQuery
11 87 (23.71%) Web Development
12 84 (22.89%) C#
13 65 (17.71%) Git (software)
14 61 (16.62%) Problem-Solving
15 60 (16.35%) Software Engineering
16 59 (16.08%) SQL Server
16 59 (16.08%) E-Commerce
17 57 (15.53%) Node.js
18 55 (14.99%) Laravel
19 53 (14.44%) MVC
20 52 (14.17%) Degree
21 50 (13.62%) OO
22 49 (13.35%) Windows
22 49 (13.35%) Ruby
23 47 (12.81%) AngularJS
24 45 (12.26%) WordPress
25 44 (11.99%) C++
26 43 (11.72%) DevOps
27 42 (11.44%) Web Services

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 (12.26%) WordPress
2 29 (7.90%) Drupal
3 28 (7.63%) Apache
4 17 (4.63%) CMS
5 16 (4.36%) nginx
6 14 (3.81%) IIS
7 11 (3.00%) SharePoint
8 5 (1.36%) Apache Pig
8 5 (1.36%) Confluence
8 5 (1.36%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.09%) ColdFusion
9 4 (1.09%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.82%) IBM Notes
10 3 (0.82%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.54%) Apache Spark
12 1 (0.27%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.27%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.27%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.27%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (2.45%) Photoshop
2 7 (1.91%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (1.63%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.27%) GIMP
5 1 (0.27%) InDesign
5 1 (0.27%) InVision
Business Applications
1 28 (7.63%) Magento
2 8 (2.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (2.18%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (1.63%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.54%) OpenCart
5 1 (0.27%) CiviCRM
5 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.27%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 32 (8.72%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (6.27%) Google Cloud Platform
3 20 (5.45%) SaaS
4 19 (5.18%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (2.45%) GitHub
6 5 (1.36%) Office 365
6 5 (1.36%) Trello
7 4 (1.09%) Google App Engine
7 4 (1.09%) Oracle CX
8 3 (0.82%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (0.82%) Serverless
9 2 (0.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (0.54%) Firebase
9 2 (0.54%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.27%) AdWords
10 1 (0.27%) PaaS
10 1 (0.27%) Slack
10 1 (0.27%) Stackdriver
10 1 (0.27%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.00%) Internet
1 11 (3.00%) SMS
1 11 (3.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (2.45%) HTTP
2 9 (2.45%) SSL
3 8 (2.18%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (1.63%) Network Security
5 5 (1.36%) Broadband
5 5 (1.36%) Firewall
5 5 (1.36%) Kerberos
5 5 (1.36%) VLAN
5 5 (1.36%) Wireshark
6 4 (1.09%) DNS
6 4 (1.09%) SSH
7 3 (0.82%) VoIP
8 2 (0.54%) BGP
8 2 (0.54%) DHCP
8 2 (0.54%) OSPF
8 2 (0.54%) SNMP
8 2 (0.54%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (35.42%) MySQL
2 59 (16.08%) SQL Server
3 19 (5.18%) Relational Database
4 18 (4.90%) MongoDB
5 13 (3.54%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (3.00%) RDBMS
7 9 (2.45%) Big Data
7 9 (2.45%) NoSQL
8 7 (1.91%) Apache Hive
8 7 (1.91%) DB2
9 5 (1.36%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (0.82%) GIS
10 3 (0.82%) MS Access
10 3 (0.82%) SQLite
11 2 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.27%) Azure SQL Database
12 1 (0.27%) DbVisualizer
12 1 (0.27%) Redis
Development Applications
1 65 (17.71%) Git (software)
2 25 (6.81%) Visual Studio
3 22 (5.99%) JIRA
4 19 (5.18%) Subversion
5 16 (4.36%) Jenkins
6 13 (3.54%) Selenium
7 12 (3.27%) Metasploit
8 10 (2.72%) Bitbucket
9 8 (2.18%) gulp
10 7 (1.91%) JUnit
10 7 (1.91%) Maven
10 7 (1.91%) Vagrant
11 6 (1.63%) LoadRunner
12 5 (1.36%) Appium
12 5 (1.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (1.36%) Eclipse
12 5 (1.36%) git-flow
12 5 (1.36%) Robot Framework
12 5 (1.36%) SoapUI
12 5 (1.36%) webpack
General
1 34 (9.26%) Finance
2 16 (4.36%) Back Office
2 16 (4.36%) Games
3 11 (3.00%) Retail
4 8 (2.18%) Marketing
5 7 (1.91%) Advertising
5 7 (1.91%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.82%) Banking
6 3 (0.82%) Legal
6 3 (0.82%) Publishing
6 3 (0.82%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.54%) Electronics
8 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 269 (73.30%) Developer
2 96 (26.16%) PHP Developer
3 43 (11.72%) Graduate
3 43 (11.72%) Software Developer
4 36 (9.81%) Graduate Developer
5 35 (9.54%) Junior
6 34 (9.26%) Senior Developer
7 32 (8.72%) Junior Developer
8 27 (7.36%) Web Developer
9 25 (6.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 22 (5.99%) C# Developer
11 20 (5.45%) Full Stack Developer
12 18 (4.90%) Applications Developer
13 17 (4.63%) JavaScript Developer
13 17 (4.63%) Senior PHP Developer
13 17 (4.63%) Software Engineer
14 12 (3.27%) Magento Developer
14 12 (3.27%) Security Engineer
14 12 (3.27%) Vulnerability Management Engineer
15 11 (3.00%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (44.41%) HTML
2 156 (42.51%) CSS
3 89 (24.25%) .NET
4 88 (23.98%) jQuery
5 57 (15.53%) Node.js
6 55 (14.99%) Laravel
7 47 (12.81%) AngularJS
8 42 (11.44%) Web Services
9 41 (11.17%) LAMP
10 38 (10.35%) HTML5
10 38 (10.35%) Vue.js
10 38 (10.35%) XML
11 37 (10.08%) JSON
12 35 (9.54%) Symfony
13 33 (8.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 31 (8.45%) ASP.NET
15 28 (7.63%) React
16 25 (6.81%) RESTful
17 23 (6.27%) SOAP
18 20 (5.45%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 28 (7.63%) User Experience
2 25 (6.81%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (4.09%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (3.81%) Greenfield Project
4 14 (3.81%) Security Operations Centre
5 13 (3.54%) Mobile App
6 9 (2.45%) Analytical Mindset
7 7 (1.91%) Fintech
8 6 (1.63%) Client/Server
8 6 (1.63%) Life Science
9 3 (0.82%) Animation
9 3 (0.82%) Photography
9 3 (0.82%) PKI
9 3 (0.82%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (0.54%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (0.54%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.54%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.27%) Biotechnology
11 1 (0.27%) Renewable Energy
11 1 (0.27%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 124 (33.79%) Linux
2 49 (13.35%) Windows
3 17 (4.63%) Android
4 13 (3.54%) Windows Server
5 12 (3.27%) Kali Linux
6 8 (2.18%) Apple iOS
6 8 (2.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (1.91%) CentOS
8 5 (1.36%) Mac OS X
8 5 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.82%) Debian
9 3 (0.82%) Unix
9 3 (0.82%) Windows 2000
9 3 (0.82%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.82%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.54%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.27%) AIX
11 1 (0.27%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (27.25%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (23.71%) Web Development
3 61 (16.62%) Problem-Solving
4 60 (16.35%) Software Engineering
5 59 (16.08%) E-Commerce
6 53 (14.44%) MVC
7 50 (13.62%) OO
8 43 (11.72%) DevOps
9 39 (10.63%) Front End Development
10 33 (8.99%) Computer Science
10 33 (8.99%) Continuous Improvement
10 33 (8.99%) OOP
11 28 (7.63%) CRM
12 25 (6.81%) Test Automation
13 24 (6.54%) Open Source
13 24 (6.54%) TDD
14 22 (5.99%) SOA
15 19 (5.18%) Microservices
16 18 (4.90%) Penetration Testing
17 15 (4.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 189 (51.50%) JavaScript
2 107 (29.16%) Java
3 101 (27.52%) SQL
4 89 (24.25%) Python
5 84 (22.89%) C#
6 49 (13.35%) Ruby
7 44 (11.99%) C++
8 21 (5.72%) Perl
9 20 (5.45%) Bash Shell
10 19 (5.18%) PowerShell
11 14 (3.81%) VB
12 13 (3.54%) Go
12 13 (3.54%) VBScript
13 10 (2.72%) C
14 9 (2.45%) T-SQL
15 8 (2.18%) Pascal
15 8 (2.18%) XAML
16 7 (1.91%) PHP 5
17 5 (1.36%) Objective-C
18 4 (1.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 52 (14.17%) Degree
2 32 (8.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (4.90%) Security Cleared
4 17 (4.63%) CISSP
4 17 (4.63%) CompTIA Security+
4 17 (4.63%) GIAC
4 17 (4.63%) SANS
4 17 (4.63%) SSCP
5 12 (3.27%) CEH
5 12 (3.27%) CISA
5 12 (3.27%) CISM
5 12 (3.27%) CSSLP
6 10 (2.72%) DV Cleared
7 8 (2.18%) ISTQB
8 6 (1.63%) Numerate Degree
8 6 (1.63%) SC Cleared
9 5 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (1.36%) Linux+ Certification
9 5 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (1.36%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.72%) PCI DSS
2 5 (1.36%) Cyber Essentials
2 5 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (1.36%) SLA
3 2 (0.54%) GDPR
System Software
1 11 (3.00%) Docker
2 6 (1.63%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.36%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.36%) vSphere
4 4 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.27%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 17 (4.63%) Nessus
2 15 (4.09%) Terraform
3 12 (3.27%) Ansible
3 12 (3.27%) Nmap
3 12 (3.27%) Puppet
4 6 (1.63%) Packer
5 5 (1.36%) HAProxy
5 5 (1.36%) HP ALM
5 5 (1.36%) Nagios
5 5 (1.36%) Salt
6 4 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.82%) Prometheus
8 2 (0.54%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.27%) EnCase
9 1 (0.27%) FTK
9 1 (0.27%) Grafana
9 1 (0.27%) Kibana
9 1 (0.27%) logstash
9 1 (0.27%) yum
Vendors
1 38 (10.35%) Microsoft
2 23 (6.27%) Google
3 20 (5.45%) Oracle
4 14 (3.81%) Qualys
5 12 (3.27%) Netsparker
5 12 (3.27%) Zend
6 10 (2.72%) HP
7 9 (2.45%) VMware
8 8 (2.18%) WorldPay
9 7 (1.91%) Atlassian
10 6 (1.63%) Red Hat
11 5 (1.36%) IBM
11 5 (1.36%) Veeam
11 5 (1.36%) WatchGuard
12 4 (1.09%) BT
12 4 (1.09%) F5
12 4 (1.09%) Percona
13 3 (0.82%) BEA
13 3 (0.82%) Lotus
13 3 (0.82%) SAP