Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
England > East of England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 65 80
Rank change year-on-year -15 +15 -22
Permanent jobs citing PHP 430 508 532
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.56% 3.87% 3.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.13% 7.26% 6.86%
Number of salaries quoted 399 461 525
East of England median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.74% -8.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £24,500 £25,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 7012 6998 7757
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 58.11% 53.27% 50.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5878 5975 6765
East of England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,000 £25,419
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 -23 154 £47,500 +18.75% 20
Hertfordshire +12 119 £32,500 -7.14% 11
Essex +3 66 £40,000 +14.29% 9
Bedfordshire +13 35 £35,000 -2.10% 3
Suffolk -12 33 £35,000 -6.67% 2
Norfolk +5 23 £34,000 -2.86% 6
PHP
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for PHP.

1 275 (63.95%) JavaScript
2 251 (58.37%) HTML
3 220 (51.16%) CSS
4 168 (39.07%) MySQL
5 141 (32.79%) Agile Software Development
6 137 (31.86%) Java
7 121 (28.14%) Web Development
8 113 (26.28%) Linux
9 102 (23.72%) SQL
10 101 (23.49%) jQuery
11 91 (21.16%) AngularJS
12 81 (18.84%) Software Engineering
13 74 (17.21%) MVC
13 74 (17.21%) HTML5
14 73 (16.98%) Degree
14 73 (16.98%) Python
15 63 (14.65%) Marketing
16 61 (14.19%) CSS3
16 61 (14.19%) Laravel
17 58 (13.49%) Advertising
18 57 (13.26%) LAMP
18 57 (13.26%) Computer Science
19 53 (12.33%) Node.js
20 52 (12.09%) Apache
20 52 (12.09%) C#
21 50 (11.63%) Git (software)
22 48 (11.16%) OO
22 48 (11.16%) Spring
23 46 (10.70%) XML
23 46 (10.70%) .NET

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 52 (12.09%) Apache
2 44 (10.23%) WordPress
3 32 (7.44%) Drupal
4 18 (4.19%) CMS
5 15 (3.49%) Tomcat
6 9 (2.09%) nginx
7 8 (1.86%) Confluence
8 6 (1.40%) Joomla!
9 4 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.47%) IIS
10 2 (0.47%) JBoss
10 2 (0.47%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.47%) SAS
10 2 (0.47%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.23%) LiveLink
Applications
1 12 (2.79%) Adobe Illustrator
1 12 (2.79%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 16 (3.72%) Magento
2 12 (2.79%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.47%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.95%) SaaS
2 12 (2.79%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (2.09%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 8 (1.86%) GitHub
5 5 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (0.93%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (0.70%) Google Play
8 2 (0.47%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 2 (0.47%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.47%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.47%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.47%) OpenShift
8 2 (0.47%) PaaS
8 2 (0.47%) Route 53
8 2 (0.47%) Serverless
8 2 (0.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.23%) Linode
9 1 (0.23%) MailChimp
9 1 (0.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.56%) Wireless
2 7 (1.63%) Internet
2 7 (1.63%) SMS
3 6 (1.40%) VPN
4 5 (1.16%) Firewall
4 5 (1.16%) Intranet
5 4 (0.93%) HTTP
6 3 (0.70%) DNS
6 3 (0.70%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.70%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.47%) DHCP
7 2 (0.47%) IPv6
7 2 (0.47%) OSPF
7 2 (0.47%) SAN
7 2 (0.47%) SMTP
7 2 (0.47%) SSH
7 2 (0.47%) SSL
7 2 (0.47%) VLAN
7 2 (0.47%) VoIP
7 2 (0.47%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (39.07%) MySQL
2 28 (6.51%) SQL Server
3 16 (3.72%) MongoDB
4 13 (3.02%) Relational Database
5 11 (2.56%) NoSQL
6 9 (2.09%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (2.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (1.86%) MariaDB
8 6 (1.40%) Sybase ASE
9 3 (0.70%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.47%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.47%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.47%) CouchDB
10 2 (0.47%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.23%) DB2
11 1 (0.23%) GIS
11 1 (0.23%) Power BI
11 1 (0.23%) Redis
11 1 (0.23%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 50 (11.63%) Git (software)
2 27 (6.28%) JIRA
3 24 (5.58%) Jenkins
4 20 (4.65%) Selenium
5 15 (3.49%) Cucumber
6 14 (3.26%) Subversion
7 11 (2.56%) Eclipse
8 9 (2.09%) IntelliJ
8 9 (2.09%) Visual Studio
9 7 (1.63%) JUnit
9 7 (1.63%) Mockito
9 7 (1.63%) NetBeans
10 6 (1.40%) Dreamweaver
10 6 (1.40%) jMock
10 6 (1.40%) PHPUnit
10 6 (1.40%) Xcode
11 5 (1.16%) Vagrant
12 3 (0.70%) webpack
13 2 (0.47%) git-flow
13 2 (0.47%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 63 (14.65%) Marketing
2 58 (13.49%) Advertising
3 38 (8.84%) Finance
4 24 (5.58%) Automotive
5 21 (4.88%) Games
6 18 (4.19%) Retail
7 9 (2.09%) Multimedia
8 5 (1.16%) Publishing
9 3 (0.70%) German Language
9 3 (0.70%) Military
10 2 (0.47%) Back Office
10 2 (0.47%) Legal
10 2 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.47%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.23%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 340 (79.07%) Developer
2 153 (35.58%) PHP Developer
3 66 (15.35%) Web Developer
4 59 (13.72%) Java Developer
5 55 (12.79%) JavaScript Developer
6 42 (9.77%) Senior Developer
7 35 (8.14%) Full Stack Developer
8 31 (7.21%) Junior
9 28 (6.51%) Junior Developer
9 28 (6.51%) PHP Web Developer
10 26 (6.05%) Angular Developer
11 24 (5.58%) Graduate
11 24 (5.58%) Graduate Developer
12 23 (5.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 21 (4.88%) Node.js Developer
13 21 (4.88%) Software Developer
14 17 (3.95%) .NET Developer
14 17 (3.95%) DevOps Engineer
14 17 (3.95%) PHP Laravel Developer
15 16 (3.72%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 251 (58.37%) HTML
2 220 (51.16%) CSS
3 101 (23.49%) jQuery
4 91 (21.16%) AngularJS
5 74 (17.21%) HTML5
6 61 (14.19%) CSS3
6 61 (14.19%) Laravel
7 57 (13.26%) LAMP
8 53 (12.33%) Node.js
9 48 (11.16%) Spring
10 46 (10.70%) .NET
10 46 (10.70%) XML
11 42 (9.77%) React
12 38 (8.84%) Web Services
13 35 (8.14%) Symfony
14 29 (6.74%) ASP.NET
14 29 (6.74%) JSON
15 28 (6.51%) RESTful
16 24 (5.58%) Java EE
17 22 (5.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 57 (13.26%) Computer Science
2 29 (6.74%) User Experience
3 14 (3.26%) Mobile App
4 12 (2.79%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (1.63%) Algorithms
5 7 (1.63%) Driving Licence
5 7 (1.63%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (0.93%) Private Cloud
7 3 (0.70%) PlayStation
7 3 (0.70%) Social Media
8 2 (0.47%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.47%) Fintech
8 2 (0.47%) Internet of Things
8 2 (0.47%) NHS
8 2 (0.47%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.23%) Blog
9 1 (0.23%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.23%) EPoS
9 1 (0.23%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 113 (26.28%) Linux
2 41 (9.53%) Windows
3 20 (4.65%) Apple iOS
4 18 (4.19%) Windows Server
5 17 (3.95%) Android
6 16 (3.72%) Ubuntu
7 12 (2.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (2.09%) Unix
9 5 (1.16%) CentOS
10 3 (0.70%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.47%) DC/OS
12 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (32.79%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (28.14%) Web Development
3 81 (18.84%) Software Engineering
4 74 (17.21%) MVC
5 48 (11.16%) OO
6 43 (10.00%) SDLC
7 36 (8.37%) TDD
8 32 (7.44%) E-Commerce
9 31 (7.21%) Unit Testing
10 27 (6.28%) DevOps
10 27 (6.28%) Front End Development
10 27 (6.28%) Scrum
11 24 (5.58%) Open Source
12 23 (5.35%) Web Design
13 22 (5.12%) Continuous Integration
14 20 (4.65%) OOP
14 20 (4.65%) Visualisation
15 19 (4.42%) Data Visualisation
15 19 (4.42%) Mobile Development
15 19 (4.42%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 275 (63.95%) JavaScript
2 137 (31.86%) Java
3 102 (23.72%) SQL
4 73 (16.98%) Python
5 52 (12.09%) C#
6 38 (8.84%) C++
7 33 (7.67%) Perl
8 20 (4.65%) Ruby
9 17 (3.95%) Scala
10 16 (3.72%) C
11 12 (2.79%) Objective-C
12 11 (2.56%) Bash Shell
13 10 (2.33%) Go
13 10 (2.33%) Haskell
13 10 (2.33%) VB.NET
14 9 (2.09%) VBA
15 8 (1.86%) Embedded C
15 8 (1.86%) Embedded C++
15 8 (1.86%) TypeScript
16 7 (1.63%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 73 (16.98%) Degree
2 13 (3.02%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (1.63%) PhD
4 5 (1.16%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.93%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.47%) ISEB
6 2 (0.47%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.23%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.86%) QA
2 6 (1.40%) SLA
3 2 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (3.02%) Docker
2 6 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.47%) KVM
3 2 (0.47%) Postfix
3 2 (0.47%) PowerDNS
3 2 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.23%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.23%) GlusterFS
4 1 (0.23%) vCloud
4 1 (0.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (3.02%) Puppet
2 10 (2.33%) Ansible
2 10 (2.33%) cPanel
2 10 (2.33%) Plesk
3 7 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.93%) Nagios
4 4 (0.93%) Terraform
5 2 (0.47%) Cacti
5 2 (0.47%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.47%) Marathon
5 2 (0.47%) Mesos
5 2 (0.47%) Opsview
5 2 (0.47%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.23%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 28 (6.51%) Microsoft
2 22 (5.12%) Red Hat
3 21 (4.88%) Cisco
4 19 (4.42%) Symantec
5 18 (4.19%) Adobe
6 12 (2.79%) Google
6 12 (2.79%) Oracle
7 10 (2.33%) VMware
7 10 (2.33%) Zend
8 7 (1.63%) Veeam
9 6 (1.40%) Sybase
10 5 (1.16%) Citrix
10 5 (1.16%) Plumtree
11 4 (0.93%) Demandware
11 4 (0.93%) HP
11 4 (0.93%) Sitecore
12 3 (0.70%) IBM
12 3 (0.70%) Tableau
13 2 (0.47%) Aruba
13 2 (0.47%) Juniper