Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 87 59
Rank change year-on-year +8 -28 +13
Permanent jobs citing PHP 371 411 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.50% 3.53% 4.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.52% 6.06% 8.09%
Number of salaries quoted 253 384 506
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% -4.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £59,500 £55,000 £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 5,688 6,785 6,960
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 53.68% 58.32% 52.68%
Number of salaries quoted 4,659 5,706 5,976
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,500 £29,000 £26,875
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 19 October 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 19 October 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 -8 108 £37,618 -16.41% 26
Hertfordshire -6 104 £35,000 +7.69% 22
Essex +55 80 £30,000 -25.00% 21
Suffolk +12 43 £35,000 - 12
Bedfordshire +3 26 £37,500 +15.38% 8
Norfolk -6 10 £29,000 -14.71% 14
PHP
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 190 (51.21%) JavaScript
2 155 (41.78%) HTML
3 138 (37.20%) CSS
4 120 (32.35%) SQL
5 117 (31.54%) Java
6 113 (30.46%) MySQL
7 104 (28.03%) .NET
8 101 (27.22%) Linux
9 96 (25.88%) Python
9 96 (25.88%) C#
9 96 (25.88%) Agile Software Development
10 90 (24.26%) Web Development
11 82 (22.10%) jQuery
12 76 (20.49%) Degree
13 74 (19.95%) SQL Server
14 69 (18.60%) Git (software)
15 65 (17.52%) Node.js
16 63 (16.98%) Software Engineering
17 55 (14.82%) Problem-Solving
18 52 (14.02%) WordPress
19 51 (13.75%) AngularJS
19 51 (13.75%) Web Services
20 50 (13.48%) MVC
21 48 (12.94%) OO
21 48 (12.94%) C++
21 48 (12.94%) Computer Science Degree
22 47 (12.67%) DevOps
23 45 (12.13%) Windows
23 45 (12.13%) E-Commerce
23 45 (12.13%) Laravel

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 (14.02%) WordPress
2 33 (8.89%) Drupal
3 22 (5.93%) Apache
3 22 (5.93%) CMS
4 14 (3.77%) IIS
5 13 (3.50%) Confluence
6 12 (3.23%) nginx
7 11 (2.96%) WebSphere
8 10 (2.70%) WebLogic
9 9 (2.43%) SharePoint
10 8 (2.16%) OpenStack
11 7 (1.89%) Joomla!
12 6 (1.62%) Apache Pig
13 4 (1.08%) ColdFusion
13 4 (1.08%) Tomcat
13 4 (1.08%) Zope
14 3 (0.81%) IBM Notes
15 2 (0.54%) Apache Spark
16 1 (0.27%) Apache Solr
16 1 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 9 (2.43%) Photoshop
2 6 (1.62%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (1.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.35%) InDesign
3 5 (1.35%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.54%) HipChat
6 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.27%) InVision
Business Applications
1 23 (6.20%) Magento
2 8 (2.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (2.16%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (1.89%) Documaker
4 5 (1.35%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.54%) OpenCart
6 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.27%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 39 (10.51%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (6.47%) Google Cloud Platform
3 16 (4.31%) GitHub
4 15 (4.04%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (3.50%) SaaS
6 7 (1.89%) IaaS
7 5 (1.35%) Google App Engine
7 5 (1.35%) Office 365
7 5 (1.35%) Trello
8 3 (0.81%) Oracle CX
9 2 (0.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (0.54%) Dropbox
9 2 (0.54%) Firebase
9 2 (0.54%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.54%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.27%) AdWords
10 1 (0.27%) Slack
10 1 (0.27%) Stackdriver
10 1 (0.27%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.12%) HTTP
2 17 (4.58%) TCP/IP
3 15 (4.04%) SMS
4 13 (3.50%) SSL
5 11 (2.96%) SSH
6 10 (2.70%) Internet
7 9 (2.43%) DNS
7 9 (2.43%) SNMP
7 9 (2.43%) Wi-Fi
8 8 (2.16%) FTP
9 7 (1.89%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (1.89%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (1.89%) DHCP
9 7 (1.89%) HTTPS
9 7 (1.89%) ICMP
9 7 (1.89%) IPsec
9 7 (1.89%) OpenVPN
9 7 (1.89%) POP3
9 7 (1.89%) SMTP
9 7 (1.89%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (30.46%) MySQL
2 74 (19.95%) SQL Server
3 28 (7.55%) Relational Database
4 21 (5.66%) MongoDB
5 20 (5.39%) RDBMS
6 15 (4.04%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (2.70%) Big Data
8 8 (2.16%) Apache Hive
8 8 (2.16%) GIS
8 8 (2.16%) NoSQL
9 7 (1.89%) DB2
9 7 (1.89%) Oracle Database
10 6 (1.62%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.81%) Amazon Aurora
11 3 (0.81%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (0.81%) MS Access
12 2 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.54%) Informix
12 2 (0.54%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 69 (18.60%) Git (software)
2 28 (7.55%) JIRA
3 23 (6.20%) Visual Studio
4 15 (4.04%) Jenkins
5 14 (3.77%) Selenium
5 14 (3.77%) Subversion
6 13 (3.50%) Metasploit
7 11 (2.96%) gulp
8 9 (2.43%) Sonatype Nexus
9 8 (2.16%) Bitbucket
9 8 (2.16%) JUnit
9 8 (2.16%) Maven
9 8 (2.16%) Vagrant
10 7 (1.89%) Gerrit
10 7 (1.89%) LoadRunner
10 7 (1.89%) webpack
11 6 (1.62%) Appium
11 6 (1.62%) CodeSonar
11 6 (1.62%) git-flow
11 6 (1.62%) SoapUI
General
1 39 (10.51%) Finance
2 17 (4.58%) Retail
3 16 (4.31%) Back Office
4 14 (3.77%) Marketing
5 11 (2.96%) Games
6 10 (2.70%) Manufacturing
7 9 (2.43%) Legal
8 8 (2.16%) Advertising
9 4 (1.08%) Publishing
10 3 (0.81%) Banking
10 3 (0.81%) Electronics
10 3 (0.81%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.54%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.27%) Local Government
12 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 255 (68.73%) Developer
2 70 (18.87%) PHP Developer
3 52 (14.02%) Graduate
4 51 (13.75%) Software Developer
5 43 (11.59%) Graduate Developer
6 34 (9.16%) Web Developer
7 30 (8.09%) Full Stack Developer
8 29 (7.82%) Senior Developer
9 28 (7.55%) Junior
10 27 (7.28%) C# Developer
10 27 (7.28%) Junior Developer
11 24 (6.47%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 19 (5.12%) Software Engineer
13 16 (4.31%) Applications Developer
13 16 (4.31%) C# Software Developer
14 15 (4.04%) Consultant
15 13 (3.50%) Implementation Consultant
15 13 (3.50%) Security Engineer
16 12 (3.23%) Vulnerability Management Engineer
17 10 (2.70%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (41.78%) HTML
2 138 (37.20%) CSS
3 104 (28.03%) .NET
4 82 (22.10%) jQuery
5 65 (17.52%) Node.js
6 51 (13.75%) AngularJS
6 51 (13.75%) Web Services
7 45 (12.13%) Laravel
8 43 (11.59%) HTML5
8 43 (11.59%) RESTful
9 38 (10.24%) JSON
10 35 (9.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 35 (9.43%) Vue.js
11 33 (8.89%) XML
12 32 (8.63%) LAMP
13 30 (8.09%) ASP.NET
14 29 (7.82%) SOAP
15 27 (7.28%) React
15 27 (7.28%) Symfony
16 22 (5.93%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 38 (10.24%) Computer Science
2 24 (6.47%) User Experience
3 19 (5.12%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (4.58%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (3.77%) Security Operations Centre
6 13 (3.50%) Mobile App
7 11 (2.96%) Greenfield Project
8 9 (2.43%) Life Science
9 8 (2.16%) Analytical Mindset
9 8 (2.16%) Driving Licence
10 6 (1.62%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.62%) Self-Motivation
11 4 (1.08%) Freedom of Information
11 4 (1.08%) Virtual Team
12 3 (0.81%) Algorithms
13 2 (0.54%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.54%) Digital Media
13 2 (0.54%) Fintech
13 2 (0.54%) Private Cloud
13 2 (0.54%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 101 (27.22%) Linux
2 45 (12.13%) Windows
3 30 (8.09%) Android
4 19 (5.12%) Windows Server
5 13 (3.50%) Kali Linux
6 12 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (2.16%) CentOS
7 8 (2.16%) Mac OS X
8 7 (1.89%) Apple iOS
8 7 (1.89%) Solaris
9 5 (1.35%) Debian
10 4 (1.08%) Unix
11 3 (0.81%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.81%) Windows 2000
11 3 (0.81%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.81%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.54%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (25.88%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (24.26%) Web Development
3 63 (16.98%) Software Engineering
4 55 (14.82%) Problem-Solving
5 50 (13.48%) MVC
6 48 (12.94%) OO
7 47 (12.67%) DevOps
8 45 (12.13%) E-Commerce
9 35 (9.43%) Front End Development
10 34 (9.16%) Continuous Improvement
10 34 (9.16%) Mathematics
11 29 (7.82%) TDD
12 26 (7.01%) OOP
13 23 (6.20%) SDLC
14 21 (5.66%) SOA
15 20 (5.39%) Microservices
15 20 (5.39%) Performance Monitoring
16 19 (5.12%) Application Performance Monitoring
16 19 (5.12%) Penetration Testing
17 17 (4.58%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 190 (51.21%) JavaScript
2 120 (32.35%) SQL
3 117 (31.54%) Java
4 96 (25.88%) C#
4 96 (25.88%) Python
5 48 (12.94%) C++
6 37 (9.97%) Ruby
7 28 (7.55%) Perl
8 25 (6.74%) Bash Shell
8 25 (6.74%) PowerShell
9 15 (4.04%) Go
10 14 (3.77%) VB
10 14 (3.77%) XAML
11 13 (3.50%) VBScript
12 12 (3.23%) C
13 10 (2.70%) Kotlin
13 10 (2.70%) T-SQL
14 8 (2.16%) Pascal
15 7 (1.89%) Delphi
15 7 (1.89%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 76 (20.49%) Degree
2 48 (12.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (5.12%) CISSP
3 19 (5.12%) CompTIA Security+
3 19 (5.12%) GIAC
3 19 (5.12%) Security Cleared
3 19 (5.12%) SSCP
4 18 (4.85%) SANS
5 13 (3.50%) CEH
5 13 (3.50%) CISA
5 13 (3.50%) CISM
5 13 (3.50%) CSSLP
5 13 (3.50%) Numerate Degree
6 12 (3.23%) DV Cleared
7 6 (1.62%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (1.62%) ISTQB
7 6 (1.62%) Linux+ Certification
7 6 (1.62%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (1.62%) Network+ Certification
7 6 (1.62%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.43%) PCI DSS
2 5 (1.35%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (0.81%) SLA
4 2 (0.54%) GDPR
5 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (4.58%) Docker
2 10 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.89%) Samba
3 7 (1.89%) VirtualBox
4 6 (1.62%) Active Directory
4 6 (1.62%) vSphere
5 5 (1.35%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.54%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.27%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 20 (5.39%) Puppet
2 18 (4.85%) Nessus
3 14 (3.77%) Ansible
4 13 (3.50%) Nmap
5 12 (3.23%) Terraform
6 11 (2.96%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (2.43%) Nagios
8 7 (1.89%) Rancher
8 7 (1.89%) Sysdig
8 7 (1.89%) vRealize
9 6 (1.62%) HP ALM
9 6 (1.62%) Packer
9 6 (1.62%) Salt
10 4 (1.08%) HAProxy
10 4 (1.08%) Kubernetes
11 2 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 1 (0.27%) Grafana
12 1 (0.27%) Kibana
12 1 (0.27%) logstash
Vendors
1 39 (10.51%) Microsoft
2 28 (7.55%) Google
3 22 (5.93%) Oracle
4 18 (4.85%) HP
5 15 (4.04%) Qualys
5 15 (4.04%) VMware
6 13 (3.50%) Netsparker
6 13 (3.50%) Red Hat
7 12 (3.23%) IBM
8 11 (2.96%) WorldPay
9 10 (2.70%) AppDynamics
9 10 (2.70%) Splunk
10 9 (2.43%) New Relic
11 8 (2.16%) Atlassian
11 8 (2.16%) Cisco
12 7 (1.89%) Adobe
12 7 (1.89%) BMC
12 7 (1.89%) Intel
12 7 (1.89%) ServiceNow
13 5 (1.35%) WatchGuard