The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for PHP 5 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PHP 5 over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP 5
UK / England
Rank 743 689 780
Rank change year-on-year -54 +91  
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 91 257 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.27% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.21% 0.51% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 81 249 145
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69%  

PHP 5 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 42965 50328 50420
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 54.50% 51.93% 50.62%
Number of salaries quoted 36902 43775 43247
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

PHP 5
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing PHP 5 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for PHP 5 in England

PHP 5
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP 5 in England.

Salary trend for PHP 5 in England

PHP 5
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP 5 in England over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP 5 in England

PHP 5
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 5 within the England region over the 3 months to 26 March 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 +37 46 £52,500 +10.52% 7
South West +27 11 £29,000 -20.00% 3
Yorkshire +8 11 £32,500 -27.77% 2
South East -19 11 £40,000 +23.07% 4
North West -23 7 £42,500 +17.24% 3
West Midlands +4 3 £26,000 -20.00% 1
East Midlands - 2 £32,500 -
PHP 5
UK

PHP 5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing PHP 5 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 5.

1 216 (100.00%) PHP
2 174 (80.56%) MySQL
3 153 (70.83%) HTML
4 151 (69.91%) JavaScript
5 148 (68.52%) CSS
6 103 (47.69%) Git (software)
7 92 (42.59%) Linux
8 91 (42.13%) Agile Software Development
9 88 (40.74%) OO
10 84 (38.89%) HTML5
11 82 (37.96%) Zend
12 81 (37.50%) jQuery
13 77 (35.65%) OOP
14 76 (35.19%) Web Development
15 65 (30.09%) MVC
16 58 (26.85%) Subversion
17 57 (26.39%) OO PHP
18 56 (25.93%) LAMP
19 55 (25.46%) Symfony
20 49 (22.69%) Degree
21 48 (22.22%) CSS3
22 45 (20.83%) Unit Testing
23 41 (18.98%) E-Commerce
24 39 (18.06%) Web Services
24 39 (18.06%) Docker
25 38 (17.59%) SQL
26 37 (17.13%) Laravel
27 36 (16.67%) Finance
28 34 (15.74%) SQL Server
29 32 (14.81%) PHP 7

PHP 5
Top Related 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 31 (14.35%) Apache
2 30 (13.89%) Elasticsearch
3 23 (10.65%) WordPress
4 11 (5.09%) CMS
5 10 (4.63%) Drupal
6 6 (2.78%) nginx
7 5 (2.31%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.93%) PrestaShop
9 1 (0.46%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.46%) Confluence
9 1 (0.46%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 5 (2.31%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.85%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 9 (4.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 28 (12.96%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (5.56%) DigitalOcean
2 12 (5.56%) Linode
3 9 (4.17%) GitHub
4 6 (2.78%) AdWords
4 6 (2.78%) Google Analytics
5 3 (1.39%) Dropbox
6 2 (0.93%) SaaS
7 1 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.46%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.46%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.46%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.46%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.46%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.94%) Intranet
2 11 (5.09%) Extranet
3 6 (2.78%) Internet
4 4 (1.85%) AMQP
5 3 (1.39%) NFC
5 3 (1.39%) Skype
6 1 (0.46%) HTTP
6 1 (0.46%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 174 (80.56%) MySQL
2 34 (15.74%) SQL Server
3 18 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (6.48%) Relational Database
5 13 (6.02%) Redis
6 11 (5.09%) Big Data
7 10 (4.63%) MongoDB
8 6 (2.78%) RDBMS
9 5 (2.31%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.39%) NoSQL
11 3 (1.39%) phpMyAdmin
11 3 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.93%) MariaDB
13 1 (0.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 1 (0.46%) DTS
13 1 (0.46%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.46%) Impala
Development Applications
1 103 (47.69%) Git (software)
2 58 (26.85%) Subversion
3 25 (11.57%) JIRA
4 19 (8.80%) Vagrant
5 17 (7.87%) PHPUnit
6 16 (7.41%) git-flow
6 16 (7.41%) Jenkins
7 8 (3.70%) Grunt
8 4 (1.85%) Bower
8 4 (1.85%) gulp
8 4 (1.85%) Karma Test Runner
8 4 (1.85%) Sinon.JS
8 4 (1.85%) Trac
9 3 (1.39%) Bitbucket
9 3 (1.39%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.93%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.46%) JMeter
11 1 (0.46%) PhpStorm
11 1 (0.46%) Xdebug
General
1 36 (16.67%) Finance
2 26 (12.04%) Games
3 16 (7.41%) Marketing
4 15 (6.94%) Retail
5 13 (6.02%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.78%) Music Industry
7 4 (1.85%) Back Office
8 3 (1.39%) Aerospace
8 3 (1.39%) Banking
8 3 (1.39%) Multimedia
8 3 (1.39%) Publishing
9 2 (0.93%) Advertising
9 2 (0.93%) Billing
10 1 (0.46%) Legal
Job Titles
1 182 (84.26%) Developer
2 164 (75.93%) PHP Developer
3 46 (21.30%) Web Developer
4 43 (19.91%) PHP Web Developer
5 34 (15.74%) Senior Developer
5 34 (15.74%) Senior PHP Developer
6 24 (11.11%) MySQL Developer
6 24 (11.11%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 24 (11.11%) Software Engineer
7 19 (8.80%) PHP Software Engineer
8 17 (7.87%) Software Developer
9 16 (7.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 12 (5.56%) .NET Developer
10 12 (5.56%) .NET Software Developer
10 12 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
10 12 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (5.56%) C# Software Developer
10 12 (5.56%) Senior PHP Web Developer
10 12 (5.56%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (70.83%) HTML
2 148 (68.52%) CSS
3 84 (38.89%) HTML5
4 81 (37.50%) jQuery
5 56 (25.93%) LAMP
6 55 (25.46%) Symfony
7 48 (22.22%) CSS3
8 39 (18.06%) Web Services
9 37 (17.13%) Laravel
10 31 (14.35%) Zend Framework
11 29 (13.43%) AngularJS
12 25 (11.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 20 (9.26%) RESTful
14 19 (8.80%) RabbitMQ
15 16 (7.41%) REST
16 15 (6.94%) XHTML
17 13 (6.02%) XML
18 12 (5.56%) .NET
18 12 (5.56%) ASP.NET
18 12 (5.56%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 27 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
2 25 (11.57%) Computer Science
3 13 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.70%) BBC
4 8 (3.70%) Mobile App
5 7 (3.24%) Algorithms
5 7 (3.24%) Social Media
6 6 (2.78%) User Experience
7 4 (1.85%) Digital Media
7 4 (1.85%) FMCG
8 3 (1.39%) iPad
8 3 (1.39%) iPhone
9 2 (0.93%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.46%) CESG
10 1 (0.46%) Fintech
10 1 (0.46%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 92 (42.59%) Linux
2 11 (5.09%) Android
3 9 (4.17%) CentOS
4 6 (2.78%) Apple iOS
4 6 (2.78%) Ubuntu
5 5 (2.31%) Windows
6 4 (1.85%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.39%) Debian
8 2 (0.93%) Fedora
8 2 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.93%) Unix
9 1 (0.46%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (42.13%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (40.74%) OO
3 77 (35.65%) OOP
4 76 (35.19%) Web Development
5 65 (30.09%) MVC
6 57 (26.39%) OO PHP
7 45 (20.83%) Unit Testing
8 41 (18.98%) E-Commerce
9 30 (13.89%) Software Engineering
9 30 (13.89%) TDD
10 26 (12.04%) Scrum
11 20 (9.26%) DevOps
12 19 (8.80%) Open Source
13 18 (8.33%) SOLID
14 13 (6.02%) OOD
15 12 (5.56%) BDD
15 12 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (5.56%) Time Management
16 11 (5.09%) Mentoring
17 10 (4.63%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 216 (100.00%) PHP
2 151 (69.91%) JavaScript
3 38 (17.59%) SQL
4 32 (14.81%) PHP 7
5 20 (9.26%) T-SQL
6 18 (8.33%) Java
7 15 (6.94%) C#
8 14 (6.48%) Bash Shell
9 11 (5.09%) XPath
10 4 (1.85%) Python
10 4 (1.85%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.39%) Apple Swift
11 3 (1.39%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.39%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.93%) Ruby
13 1 (0.46%) C
13 1 (0.46%) Perl
13 1 (0.46%) PHP 4
13 1 (0.46%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 49 (22.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.63%) QA
System Software
1 39 (18.06%) Docker
2 12 (5.56%) LXC
2 12 (5.56%) Virtual Servers
3 4 (1.85%) Varnish
4 1 (0.46%) HDFS
4 1 (0.46%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.39%) cPanel
2 1 (0.46%) Ansible
2 1 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.46%) Puppet
2 1 (0.46%) Salt
Vendors
1 82 (37.96%) Zend
2 12 (5.56%) Google
3 8 (3.70%) Twitter
4 6 (2.78%) Facebook
4 6 (2.78%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.39%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.39%) Oracle
6 2 (0.93%) PayPal
6 2 (0.93%) Sage
6 2 (0.93%) Sony
7 1 (0.46%) Adobe
7 1 (0.46%) Apple
7 1 (0.46%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.46%) VMware
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Dartford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £23k - 30k per year + + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: Great Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Stock Options
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Stratospherec
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Devon
greywood
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Runcorn
Foresight Solutions
Salary: £25,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
East London
Browser London Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Vertical Plus
Posted: 13 days ago
Huddersfield
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Farnborough
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + benefits and training
Posted: 19 days ago
Chester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago