Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
England > East of England
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 61 74
Rank change year-on-year -33 +13 -23
Permanent jobs citing PHP 398 526 525
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.19% 4.34% 3.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.66% 7.71% 7.38%
Number of salaries quoted 324 484 472
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £25,813 £25,000 £21,025
90th Percentile £63,750 £58,750 £57,500
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 7,034 6,823 7,115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 56.36% 56.36% 49.79%
Number of salaries quoted 5,651 5,711 6,058
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £29,500 £27,500 £27,425
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 25 May 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 25 May 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 -12 167 £42,500 +6.25% 17
Hertfordshire -38 112 £45,000 +12.50% 16
Essex +4 50 £36,250 -3.33% 14
Suffolk +4 42 £35,000 -6.67% 6
Norfolk -17 17 £33,750 -0.74% 13
Bedfordshire +11 10 £44,250 +47.50% 8
PHP
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 243 (61.06%) JavaScript
2 203 (51.01%) HTML
3 148 (37.19%) CSS
4 144 (36.18%) Linux
5 138 (34.67%) Java
6 124 (31.16%) Agile Software Development
7 111 (27.89%) Web Development
8 107 (26.88%) MySQL
9 98 (24.62%) Python
10 95 (23.87%) AngularJS
11 88 (22.11%) SQL
12 87 (21.86%) Git (software)
13 86 (21.61%) Web Services
14 83 (20.85%) jQuery
15 82 (20.60%) C#
16 81 (20.35%) .NET
17 65 (16.33%) Software Engineering
18 63 (15.83%) RESTful
19 62 (15.58%) LAMP
20 61 (15.33%) Scrum
21 59 (14.82%) Marketing
22 58 (14.57%) OO
22 58 (14.57%) Windows
23 57 (14.32%) XML
24 55 (13.82%) Node.js
25 52 (13.07%) Laravel
25 52 (13.07%) E-Commerce
26 49 (12.31%) SQL Server
27 46 (11.56%) Finance
28 45 (11.31%) Amazon 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 39 (9.80%) Apache
2 32 (8.04%) Confluence
3 27 (6.78%) WordPress
4 22 (5.53%) nginx
5 16 (4.02%) CMS
6 15 (3.77%) Drupal
7 13 (3.27%) OpenStack
7 13 (3.27%) WebLogic
8 10 (2.51%) WebSphere
9 9 (2.26%) Tomcat
10 7 (1.76%) JBoss
11 5 (1.26%) IIS
11 5 (1.26%) SugarCRM
12 3 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
14 1 (0.25%) CloudStack
14 1 (0.25%) ColdFusion
14 1 (0.25%) Joomla!
14 1 (0.25%) SharePoint
14 1 (0.25%) Zope
Applications
1 10 (2.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 7 (1.76%) HipChat
2 7 (1.76%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.75%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.75%) GIMP
4 2 (0.50%) AutoCAD
4 2 (0.50%) Revit
5 1 (0.25%) InDesign
5 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.25%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 20 (5.03%) Payment Gateway
2 10 (2.51%) Documaker
3 4 (1.01%) Magento
4 3 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.25%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 45 (11.31%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (8.29%) SaaS
3 27 (6.78%) GitHub
4 17 (4.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 15 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
5 15 (3.77%) OpenShift
6 10 (2.51%) IaaS
7 7 (1.76%) Dropbox
8 3 (0.75%) Office 365
9 2 (0.50%) Datadog
9 2 (0.50%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.25%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.25%) npm
10 1 (0.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.25%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 25 (6.28%) Internet
2 23 (5.78%) DNS
2 23 (5.78%) VPN
3 17 (4.27%) HTTP
4 14 (3.52%) SMS
4 14 (3.52%) TCP/IP
5 13 (3.27%) SSL
6 12 (3.02%) DHCP
6 12 (3.02%) SSH
7 11 (2.76%) SNMP
8 10 (2.51%) Cisco IOS
8 10 (2.51%) FTP
8 10 (2.51%) HTTPS
8 10 (2.51%) ICMP
8 10 (2.51%) IMAP
8 10 (2.51%) IPsec
8 10 (2.51%) POP3
8 10 (2.51%) SMTP
8 10 (2.51%) Telnet
8 10 (2.51%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (26.88%) MySQL
2 49 (12.31%) SQL Server
3 25 (6.28%) PostgreSQL
4 22 (5.53%) MongoDB
5 21 (5.28%) Relational Database
6 15 (3.77%) Apache Cassandra
7 14 (3.52%) RDBMS
8 13 (3.27%) MariaDB
8 13 (3.27%) Oracle Database
9 7 (1.76%) Crystal Reports
10 6 (1.51%) NoSQL
11 4 (1.01%) GIS
12 3 (0.75%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (0.50%) Amazon Aurora
13 2 (0.50%) Amazon RDS
13 2 (0.50%) Big Data
13 2 (0.50%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (0.50%) Text Mining
14 1 (0.25%) phpMyAdmin
Development Applications
1 87 (21.86%) Git (software)
2 42 (10.55%) JIRA
3 29 (7.29%) gulp
4 26 (6.53%) Jenkins
5 25 (6.28%) Sonatype Nexus
6 24 (6.03%) Vagrant
7 17 (4.27%) Subversion
8 16 (4.02%) Maven
9 13 (3.27%) webpack
10 12 (3.02%) Grunt
11 11 (2.76%) Team Foundation Server
12 10 (2.51%) Gerrit
13 4 (1.01%) Visual Studio
14 3 (0.75%) Mercurial
14 3 (0.75%) Rational Team Concert
15 2 (0.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 2 (0.50%) GoCD
15 2 (0.50%) Metasploit
15 2 (0.50%) TestRail
15 2 (0.50%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 59 (14.82%) Marketing
2 46 (11.56%) Finance
3 22 (5.53%) Advertising
4 12 (3.02%) Retail
5 11 (2.76%) Games
5 11 (2.76%) Legal
6 7 (1.76%) Multimedia
6 7 (1.76%) Publishing
7 6 (1.51%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.50%) Automotive
9 1 (0.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 255 (64.07%) Developer
2 92 (23.12%) PHP Developer
3 58 (14.57%) Web Developer
4 42 (10.55%) Software Developer
5 41 (10.30%) Software Engineer
6 40 (10.05%) Java Developer
7 34 (8.54%) Full Stack Developer
8 28 (7.04%) Systems Developer
9 25 (6.28%) JavaScript Developer
10 24 (6.03%) Senior Software Engineer
11 23 (5.78%) PHP Web Developer
12 22 (5.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 22 (5.53%) Graduate
13 21 (5.28%) C# Developer
13 21 (5.28%) PHP Software Engineer
14 20 (5.03%) C++ Software Engineer
14 20 (5.03%) Junior
14 20 (5.03%) Junior Developer
14 20 (5.03%) Python Engineer
14 20 (5.03%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 203 (51.01%) HTML
2 148 (37.19%) CSS
3 95 (23.87%) AngularJS
4 86 (21.61%) Web Services
5 83 (20.85%) jQuery
6 81 (20.35%) .NET
7 63 (15.83%) RESTful
8 62 (15.58%) LAMP
9 57 (14.32%) XML
10 55 (13.82%) Node.js
11 52 (13.07%) Laravel
12 43 (10.80%) ASP.NET
13 37 (9.30%) HTML5
14 35 (8.79%) React
15 33 (8.29%) Sass
16 30 (7.54%) Symfony
17 29 (7.29%) Spring
18 28 (7.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 27 (6.78%) CSS3
19 27 (6.78%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 29 (7.29%) Computer Science
1 29 (7.29%) User Experience
2 20 (5.03%) Fintech
3 16 (4.02%) Private Cloud
3 16 (4.02%) Public Cloud
4 15 (3.77%) Self-Motivation
5 14 (3.52%) Data Centre
6 9 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (2.26%) Mobile App
7 8 (2.01%) Driving Licence
7 8 (2.01%) Greenfield Project
7 8 (2.01%) Life Science
8 7 (1.76%) Digital Media
8 7 (1.76%) Smart Home
9 6 (1.51%) Virtual Team
10 5 (1.26%) Algorithms
10 5 (1.26%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.26%) Linux Command Line
11 4 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (0.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 144 (36.18%) Linux
2 58 (14.57%) Windows
3 37 (9.30%) Windows Server
4 27 (6.78%) Android
4 27 (6.78%) Unix
5 12 (3.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (2.76%) Apple iOS
6 11 (2.76%) CentOS
6 11 (2.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (2.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (2.51%) Solaris
8 8 (2.01%) Debian
9 7 (1.76%) Mac OS
10 6 (1.51%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.75%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.50%) Kali Linux
12 2 (0.50%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (31.16%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (27.89%) Web Development
3 65 (16.33%) Software Engineering
4 61 (15.33%) Scrum
5 58 (14.57%) OO
6 52 (13.07%) E-Commerce
7 40 (10.05%) DevOps
7 40 (10.05%) MVC
8 38 (9.55%) CRM
9 34 (8.54%) Artificial Intelligence
9 34 (8.54%) TDD
10 33 (8.29%) SDLC
11 30 (7.54%) Mathematics
12 29 (7.29%) Open Source
13 28 (7.04%) Business Intelligence
13 28 (7.04%) Machine Learning
14 27 (6.78%) Collaborative Working
14 27 (6.78%) Continuous Integration
15 25 (6.28%) Customer Requirements
15 25 (6.28%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 243 (61.06%) JavaScript
2 138 (34.67%) Java
3 98 (24.62%) Python
4 88 (22.11%) SQL
5 82 (20.60%) C#
6 39 (9.80%) VB.NET
7 38 (9.55%) C++
8 35 (8.79%) Ruby
9 34 (8.54%) VBA
10 22 (5.53%) Perl
11 21 (5.28%) Bash Shell
12 18 (4.52%) Scala
13 14 (3.52%) PowerShell
14 13 (3.27%) Go
15 12 (3.02%) XAML
16 10 (2.51%) Haskell
17 7 (1.76%) Erlang
18 6 (1.51%) Kotlin
19 4 (1.01%) Delphi
19 4 (1.01%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 44 (11.06%) Degree
2 21 (5.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (3.77%) SC Cleared
3 15 (3.77%) Security Cleared
4 8 (2.01%) PhD
5 7 (1.76%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (0.75%) MCP
6 3 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.50%) CEH
7 2 (0.50%) CISA
7 2 (0.50%) CISM
7 2 (0.50%) CISSP
7 2 (0.50%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (0.50%) CSSLP
7 2 (0.50%) GIAC
7 2 (0.50%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.50%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.52%) QA
2 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.25%) SLA
2 1 (0.25%) WAI
System Software
1 36 (9.05%) Docker
2 19 (4.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.51%) Samba
3 10 (2.51%) VirtualBox
4 7 (1.76%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (0.75%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.50%) Ceph
6 2 (0.50%) NFS
6 2 (0.50%) Varnish
7 1 (0.25%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.25%) Firmware
7 1 (0.25%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 31 (7.79%) Puppet
2 30 (7.54%) Ansible
3 25 (6.28%) Nagios
4 12 (3.02%) cPanel
4 12 (3.02%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (3.02%) Plesk
5 10 (2.51%) Rancher
5 10 (2.51%) Sysdig
5 10 (2.51%) vRealize
6 8 (2.01%) Kubernetes
7 5 (1.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 4 (1.01%) Nessus
9 2 (0.50%) Kibana
9 2 (0.50%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.50%) Nmap
9 2 (0.50%) yum
10 1 (0.25%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 41 (10.30%) Oracle
2 39 (9.80%) VMware
3 30 (7.54%) WorldPay
4 25 (6.28%) AppDynamics
4 25 (6.28%) Splunk
5 22 (5.53%) Citrix
6 21 (5.28%) Veeam
7 20 (5.03%) Microsoft
8 17 (4.27%) Qualys
8 17 (4.27%) Red Hat
9 13 (3.27%) Adobe
9 13 (3.27%) Cisco
9 13 (3.27%) IBM
10 10 (2.51%) BMC
10 10 (2.51%) HP
10 10 (2.51%) Intel
10 10 (2.51%) New Relic
10 10 (2.51%) ServiceNow
11 7 (1.76%) Google
11 7 (1.76%) Perforce