The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for PHP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
UK / England
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 44 47
Rank change year-on-year -11 +3  
Permanent jobs citing PHP 4382 5102 5440
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 5.25% 5.51% 5.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.37% 10.37% 10.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3864 4555 4742
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +5.71% -  

PHP is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 46758 49217 53972
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 56.02% 53.11% 51.90%
Number of salaries quoted 39535 43137 46479
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing PHP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for PHP in England

PHP
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP in England.

Salary trend for PHP in England

PHP
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in England over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP in England

PHP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the England region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -20 1404 £52,500 +5.00% 211
South East -12 761 £40,000 +3.89% 135
North West +6 568 £38,500 +10.00% 110
Yorkshire +12 440 £35,000 - 96
South West +1 397 £36,742 +4.97% 77
West Midlands -4 344 £31,500 +5.00% 63
East of England -19 249 £40,000 +6.66% 41
East Midlands +11 162 £32,500 -7.14% 51
North East +28 45 £30,000 - 14
South Coast - 8 £40,500 -
PHP
UK

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 England region with a requirement for PHP.

1 5459 (63.15%) JavaScript
2 4925 (56.98%) HTML
3 4665 (53.97%) CSS
4 3994 (46.21%) MySQL
5 2548 (29.48%) Agile Software Development
6 2466 (28.53%) Web Development
7 2411 (27.89%) Linux
8 2403 (27.80%) jQuery
9 2068 (23.92%) Git (software)
10 1881 (21.76%) MVC
11 1836 (21.24%) Java
12 1832 (21.19%) HTML5
13 1639 (18.96%) SQL
14 1632 (18.88%) LAMP
15 1600 (18.51%) AngularJS
16 1551 (17.94%) OO
17 1430 (16.54%) Laravel
18 1350 (15.62%) Symfony
19 1334 (15.43%) Python
20 1259 (14.57%) E-Commerce
21 1118 (12.93%) OOP
22 1104 (12.77%) CSS3
23 1061 (12.27%) Front End Development
24 1034 (11.96%) Degree
25 1000 (11.57%) Apache
26 983 (11.37%) Node.js
27 931 (10.77%) .NET
27 931 (10.77%) TDD
28 915 (10.59%) Software Engineering
29 884 (10.23%) WordPress

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 1000 (11.57%) Apache
2 884 (10.23%) WordPress
3 708 (8.19%) CMS
4 687 (7.95%) Drupal
5 328 (3.79%) nginx
6 261 (3.02%) Elasticsearch
7 183 (2.12%) Apache Solr
8 147 (1.70%) Tomcat
9 138 (1.60%) SharePoint
10 133 (1.54%) WebSphere
11 123 (1.42%) IIS
12 100 (1.16%) JBoss
13 96 (1.11%) OpenStack
14 92 (1.06%) WebLogic
15 85 (0.98%) Confluence
15 85 (0.98%) Joomla!
16 63 (0.73%) Apache Spark
17 32 (0.37%) Moodle
18 29 (0.34%) Jetty
19 24 (0.28%) Alfresco
Applications
1 245 (2.83%) Photoshop
2 97 (1.12%) Adobe Illustrator
3 81 (0.94%) Microsoft Office
4 80 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
5 58 (0.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 23 (0.27%) FileZilla
7 16 (0.19%) MS Visio
8 15 (0.17%) SPSS
9 10 (0.12%) InDesign
10 8 (0.093%) InVision
11 4 (0.046%) GIMP
11 4 (0.046%) Moqups
12 3 (0.035%) Acrobat
12 3 (0.035%) Adobe After Effects
12 3 (0.035%) Adobe Premiere
12 3 (0.035%) Microsoft Project
12 3 (0.035%) OmniGraffle
13 2 (0.023%) HipChat
14 1 (0.012%) Fireworks
14 1 (0.012%) MicroStation
Business Applications
1 588 (6.80%) Magento
2 97 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 60 (0.69%) Payment Gateway
4 59 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
5 28 (0.32%) Shopify
6 21 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
7 17 (0.20%) OpenCart
8 16 (0.19%) Exstream
9 14 (0.16%) WebTrends
10 12 (0.14%) NetSuite
11 7 (0.081%) Visualfiles
12 6 (0.069%) iTrent
12 6 (0.069%) Oracle HRMS
12 6 (0.069%) ResourceLink
12 6 (0.069%) Revive Adserver
13 5 (0.058%) nopCommerce
13 5 (0.058%) osCommerce
14 4 (0.046%) Dynamics AX
14 4 (0.046%) Salesforce.com CRM
15 2 (0.023%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 789 (9.13%) Amazon AWS
2 416 (4.81%) SaaS
3 312 (3.61%) GitHub
4 214 (2.48%) Microsoft Azure
5 120 (1.39%) PaaS
6 115 (1.33%) IaaS
7 111 (1.28%) Google Analytics
8 107 (1.24%) Amazon EC2
9 92 (1.06%) Amazon S3
10 82 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
11 72 (0.83%) Office 365
12 65 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
13 55 (0.64%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 48 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
15 34 (0.39%) Heroku
15 34 (0.39%) Slack
16 29 (0.34%) Trello
16 29 (0.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 28 (0.32%) G Suite
18 23 (0.27%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 256 (2.96%) Internet
2 196 (2.27%) HTTP
3 163 (1.89%) DNS
4 159 (1.84%) TCP/IP
5 125 (1.45%) Firewall
6 92 (1.06%) FTP
7 66 (0.76%) Intranet
8 65 (0.75%) SSH
9 59 (0.68%) SSL
10 56 (0.65%) SMTP
11 40 (0.46%) DHCP
11 40 (0.46%) LDAP
12 38 (0.44%) VPN
13 26 (0.30%) MPLS
14 24 (0.28%) WAN
15 23 (0.27%) Wireless
16 21 (0.24%) LAN
16 21 (0.24%) Wireshark
17 20 (0.23%) HTTPS
18 19 (0.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3994 (46.21%) MySQL
2 648 (7.50%) SQL Server
3 458 (5.30%) NoSQL
4 450 (5.21%) MongoDB
5 412 (4.77%) PostgreSQL
6 373 (4.32%) Relational Database
7 250 (2.89%) Redis
8 190 (2.20%) Apache Cassandra
9 178 (2.06%) Big Data
10 109 (1.26%) RDBMS
11 108 (1.25%) Hadoop
12 92 (1.06%) Amazon RDS
13 76 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 75 (0.87%) MariaDB
15 71 (0.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 51 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 44 (0.51%) MS Access
18 42 (0.49%) Blockchain
19 35 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
19 35 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2068 (23.92%) Git (software)
2 576 (6.66%) Jenkins
3 493 (5.70%) Subversion
4 354 (4.10%) JIRA
5 307 (3.55%) gulp
6 285 (3.30%) PHPUnit
7 231 (2.67%) Selenium
8 225 (2.60%) Grunt
9 188 (2.17%) Vagrant
10 147 (1.70%) webpack
11 107 (1.24%) Visual Studio
12 99 (1.15%) Maven
13 94 (1.09%) Cucumber
14 86 (0.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 86 (0.99%) Eclipse
15 72 (0.83%) GitLab
16 71 (0.82%) JUnit
17 67 (0.78%) Bitbucket
17 67 (0.78%) Mercurial
18 63 (0.73%) Babel
General
1 854 (9.88%) Marketing
2 772 (8.93%) Finance
3 414 (4.79%) Retail
4 376 (4.35%) Advertising
5 299 (3.46%) Games
6 261 (3.02%) Telecoms
7 199 (2.30%) Electronics
8 188 (2.17%) Manufacturing
9 155 (1.79%) Legal
10 143 (1.65%) Publishing
11 138 (1.60%) Banking
12 59 (0.68%) Automotive
13 50 (0.58%) Back Office
14 29 (0.34%) Law
15 26 (0.30%) Billing
16 24 (0.28%) Music Industry
17 21 (0.24%) Front Office
18 20 (0.23%) Multimedia
19 17 (0.20%) German Language
20 16 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6493 (75.12%) Developer
2 3589 (41.52%) PHP Developer
3 1219 (14.10%) Web Developer
4 942 (10.90%) Senior Developer
5 872 (10.09%) JavaScript Developer
6 726 (8.40%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 598 (6.92%) PHP Web Developer
8 583 (6.74%) HTML Developer
9 581 (6.72%) Senior PHP Developer
10 489 (5.66%) Software Developer
11 484 (5.60%) Full Stack Developer
12 482 (5.58%) HTML CSS Developer
13 451 (5.22%) Junior
14 389 (4.50%) MySQL Developer
15 387 (4.48%) Junior Developer
16 364 (4.21%) PHP MySQL Developer
17 288 (3.33%) Java Developer
17 288 (3.33%) Lead Developer
18 281 (3.25%) Software Engineer
19 270 (3.12%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4925 (56.98%) HTML
2 4665 (53.97%) CSS
3 2403 (27.80%) jQuery
4 1832 (21.19%) HTML5
5 1632 (18.88%) LAMP
6 1600 (18.51%) AngularJS
7 1430 (16.54%) Laravel
8 1350 (15.62%) Symfony
9 1104 (12.77%) CSS3
10 983 (11.37%) Node.js
11 931 (10.77%) .NET
12 818 (9.46%) Web Services
13 773 (8.94%) Sass
13 773 (8.94%) XML
14 735 (8.50%) React
15 681 (7.88%) Ajax
16 584 (6.76%) REST
17 532 (6.15%) JSON
18 531 (6.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 516 (5.97%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 710 (8.21%) User Experience
2 671 (7.76%) Computer Science
3 507 (5.87%) Mobile App
4 373 (4.32%) Analytical Skills
5 246 (2.85%) Linux Command Line
6 218 (2.52%) Greenfield Project
7 158 (1.83%) Social Media
8 152 (1.76%) iPad
9 145 (1.68%) Fintech
10 112 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
11 95 (1.10%) Algorithms
12 84 (0.97%) Data Structures
13 65 (0.75%) Digital Media
14 64 (0.74%) e-Learning
15 62 (0.72%) Data Centre
16 60 (0.69%) Management Information System
17 46 (0.53%) BBC
18 43 (0.50%) NHS
19 38 (0.44%) Blog
20 31 (0.36%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2411 (27.89%) Linux
2 535 (6.19%) Windows
3 409 (4.73%) Android
3 409 (4.73%) Apple iOS
4 379 (4.38%) Unix
5 203 (2.35%) CentOS
6 188 (2.17%) Ubuntu
7 152 (1.76%) Windows Server
8 121 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 96 (1.11%) Debian
10 68 (0.79%) Solaris
11 48 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
12 46 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
13 38 (0.44%) Embedded Linux
14 30 (0.35%) AIX
15 28 (0.32%) Mac OS X
16 23 (0.27%) Windows 7
17 21 (0.24%) Mac OS
18 16 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
19 12 (0.14%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 2548 (29.48%) Agile Software Development
2 2466 (28.53%) Web Development
3 1881 (21.76%) MVC
4 1551 (17.94%) OO
5 1259 (14.57%) E-Commerce
6 1118 (12.93%) OOP
7 1061 (12.27%) Front End Development
8 931 (10.77%) TDD
9 915 (10.59%) Software Engineering
10 865 (10.01%) Scrum
11 819 (9.47%) DevOps
12 809 (9.36%) Open Source
13 595 (6.88%) Continuous Integration
14 588 (6.80%) OO PHP
15 472 (5.46%) Test Automation
16 467 (5.40%) Mentoring
17 441 (5.10%) BDD
18 384 (4.44%) Unit Testing
19 356 (4.12%) Business Intelligence
20 351 (4.06%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5459 (63.15%) JavaScript
2 1836 (21.24%) Java
3 1639 (18.96%) SQL
4 1334 (15.43%) Python
5 852 (9.86%) C#
6 677 (7.83%) Ruby
7 561 (6.49%) Perl
8 463 (5.36%) C++
9 382 (4.42%) Bash Shell
10 251 (2.90%) C
11 209 (2.42%) PHP 5
12 194 (2.24%) Go
13 186 (2.15%) PowerShell
14 167 (1.93%) PHP 7
15 164 (1.90%) Scala
16 146 (1.69%) ES6
17 108 (1.25%) VB.NET
18 105 (1.21%) VBA
19 99 (1.15%) T-SQL
20 98 (1.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 1034 (11.96%) Degree
2 335 (3.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 68 (0.79%) Security Cleared
4 40 (0.46%) SC Cleared
5 33 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
5 33 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 30 (0.35%) CISSP
7 26 (0.30%) DBS Check
8 25 (0.29%) ISTQB
9 24 (0.28%) Master's Degree
10 22 (0.25%) HND
11 19 (0.22%) ISEB
12 18 (0.21%) CCNA
12 18 (0.21%) CISM
13 17 (0.20%) HNC
14 16 (0.19%) PhD
15 15 (0.17%) CISA
16 14 (0.16%) Numerate Degree
17 13 (0.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 12 (0.14%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 290 (3.35%) QA
2 40 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 39 (0.45%) PCI DSS
4 24 (0.28%) SLA
5 12 (0.14%) COBIT
6 10 (0.12%) Data Quality
7 9 (0.10%) GCP
7 9 (0.10%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 9 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 7 (0.081%) PMO
9 6 (0.069%) ISO 9001
9 6 (0.069%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 6 (0.069%) WCAG
10 5 (0.058%) Cyber Essentials
10 5 (0.058%) HL7
11 3 (0.035%) DICOM
11 3 (0.035%) Disclosure Scotland
11 3 (0.035%) WAI
12 2 (0.023%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 1 (0.012%) MiFID
System Software
1 475 (5.50%) Docker
2 106 (1.23%) Varnish
3 92 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 73 (0.84%) Active Directory
5 42 (0.49%) Firmware
6 36 (0.42%) NFS
7 33 (0.38%) Hyper-V
7 33 (0.38%) KVM
8 24 (0.28%) LXC
8 24 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
9 23 (0.27%) Xen
10 22 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
11 21 (0.24%) Samba
12 19 (0.22%) VirtualBox
13 16 (0.19%) vSphere
14 15 (0.17%) HDFS
15 11 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
16 10 (0.12%) Postfix
17 9 (0.10%) iptables
17 9 (0.10%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 479 (5.54%) Puppet
2 356 (4.12%) Ansible
3 334 (3.86%) Opscode Chef
4 117 (1.35%) Nagios
5 114 (1.32%) Kubernetes
6 63 (0.73%) Terraform
7 54 (0.62%) Salt
8 42 (0.49%) ZABBIX
9 35 (0.40%) logstash
10 33 (0.38%) Kibana
11 23 (0.27%) cPanel
12 22 (0.25%) HAProxy
13 21 (0.24%) SCCM
14 18 (0.21%) Grafana
15 17 (0.20%) CFEngine
16 15 (0.17%) Capistrano
17 10 (0.12%) Packer
17 10 (0.12%) Plesk
18 9 (0.10%) Juju
18 9 (0.10%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 876 (10.13%) Zend
2 419 (4.85%) Microsoft
3 417 (4.82%) Oracle
4 342 (3.96%) Google
5 167 (1.93%) Red Hat
6 159 (1.84%) Adobe
7 131 (1.52%) IBM
8 125 (1.45%) VMware
9 104 (1.20%) SAP
10 90 (1.04%) Demandware
11 87 (1.01%) hybris
12 81 (0.94%) ATG
13 79 (0.91%) Twitter
14 66 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
15 62 (0.72%) Facebook
16 48 (0.56%) Apple
17 46 (0.53%) Cisco
17 46 (0.53%) New Relic
18 41 (0.47%) Atlassian
19 38 (0.44%) SaltStack
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Midlands
Pearson Frank
Salary: £18000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus / equity
Posted: 4 hours ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Amicus Recruitment Limited
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Dorset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits & Training
Posted: 7 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Chassam Contract
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Flextime & Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
Newmarket, Suffolk
AWD Recruitment
Salary: £28,000 - £30,000 + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago