Period
to 24 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for PHP 7 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PHP 7 over the 6 months to 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP 7
UK > England
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 977 940 1176
Rank change year-on-year -37 +236 +128
Permanent jobs citing PHP 7 143 226 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.092% 0.14% 0.018%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.16% 0.25% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 131 209 31
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +16.44% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £26,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £60,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year +5.88% +9.68% -

PHP 7 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 England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 86,828 90,812 96,157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 55.90% 55.39% 52.87%
Number of salaries quoted 72,673 75,144 83,883
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

PHP 7
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing PHP 7 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for PHP 7 in England

PHP 7
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP 7 in England.

Salary trend for PHP 7 in England

PHP 7
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP 7 in England over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Salary histogram for PHP 7 in England

PHP 7
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 7 within the England region over the 6 months to 24 September 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
London +41 70 £55,000 +5.77% 18
North of England -5 32 £35,000 - 11
South East -22 22 £40,000 -13.51% 9
Yorkshire +31 19 £35,000 +14.75% 5
North West -14 13 £35,000 -4.11% 6
Midlands -15 10 £55,000 +37.50% 3
South West -2 9 £57,500 +4.55% 7
West Midlands +2 8 £45,000 +25.00% 2
East Midlands -11 2 £55,000 +22.22% 1
PHP 7
UK

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, IT jobs citing PHP 7 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 England region with a requirement for PHP 7.

1 143 (100.00%) PHP
2 108 (75.52%) MySQL
3 85 (59.44%) JavaScript
4 82 (57.34%) Laravel
5 71 (49.65%) HTML
6 69 (48.25%) CSS
6 69 (48.25%) Git (software)
7 59 (41.26%) Symfony
8 54 (37.76%) MVC
9 53 (37.06%) Linux
9 53 (37.06%) OOP
9 53 (37.06%) PHP 5
10 41 (28.67%) LAMP
11 40 (27.97%) Agile Software Development
12 33 (23.08%) jQuery
13 28 (19.58%) Software Engineering
13 28 (19.58%) RESTful
14 27 (18.88%) Subversion
14 27 (18.88%) Apache
15 26 (18.18%) HTML5
16 25 (17.48%) Web Development
17 24 (16.78%) PHPUnit
17 24 (16.78%) CMS
17 24 (16.78%) Scrum
18 23 (16.08%) Debian
18 23 (16.08%) Zend
18 23 (16.08%) Vue.js
19 21 (14.69%) SQL
20 20 (13.99%) E-Commerce
20 20 (13.99%) OO

PHP 7
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 27 (18.88%) Apache
2 24 (16.78%) CMS
3 20 (13.99%) Elasticsearch
4 14 (9.79%) WordPress
5 7 (4.90%) Confluence
5 7 (4.90%) nginx
6 5 (3.50%) Drupal
7 1 (0.70%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (4.20%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 19 (13.29%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (12.59%) GitHub
3 9 (6.29%) npm
4 6 (4.20%) SaaS
4 6 (4.20%) Yarn
5 3 (2.10%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.10%) Amazon S3
5 3 (2.10%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (2.10%) CloudFront
5 3 (2.10%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.40%) DigitalOcean
6 2 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.70%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.70%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.70%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.70%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.50%) SSH
2 3 (2.10%) HTTP
3 1 (0.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (75.52%) MySQL
2 17 (11.89%) MongoDB
3 15 (10.49%) NoSQL
4 9 (6.29%) SQL Server
4 9 (6.29%) SQLite
5 8 (5.59%) Relational Database
6 7 (4.90%) CouchDB
7 6 (4.20%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (3.50%) Redis
9 3 (2.10%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (1.40%) Big Data
10 2 (1.40%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 69 (48.25%) Git (software)
2 27 (18.88%) Subversion
3 24 (16.78%) PHPUnit
4 18 (12.59%) JIRA
5 14 (9.79%) git-flow
5 14 (9.79%) Jenkins
6 13 (9.09%) Vagrant
7 9 (6.29%) gulp
7 9 (6.29%) webpack
8 7 (4.90%) Grunt
9 2 (1.40%) Android Studio
9 2 (1.40%) Selenium
9 2 (1.40%) WebDriver
9 2 (1.40%) Xcode
10 1 (0.70%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.70%) GitLab
10 1 (0.70%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.70%) Mocha
10 1 (0.70%) PhantomJS
General
1 17 (11.89%) Marketing
2 8 (5.59%) Advertising
2 8 (5.59%) Retail
3 4 (2.80%) Finance
4 2 (1.40%) Banking
4 2 (1.40%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.40%) Law
Job Titles
1 126 (88.11%) Developer
2 98 (68.53%) PHP Developer
3 27 (18.88%) Senior Developer
4 21 (14.69%) Senior PHP Developer
5 18 (12.59%) Symfony Developer
6 13 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
6 13 (9.09%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 12 (8.39%) PHP Laravel Developer
8 11 (7.69%) Software Engineer
9 9 (6.29%) Lead Developer
10 8 (5.59%) Lead PHP Developer
11 7 (4.90%) JavaScript Developer
11 7 (4.90%) PHP Software Engineer
12 6 (4.20%) Junior
12 6 (4.20%) Junior Developer
12 6 (4.20%) MySQL Developer
12 6 (4.20%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 5 (3.50%) Backend Developer
13 5 (3.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 5 (3.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (57.34%) Laravel
2 71 (49.65%) HTML
3 69 (48.25%) CSS
4 59 (41.26%) Symfony
5 41 (28.67%) LAMP
6 33 (23.08%) jQuery
7 28 (19.58%) RESTful
8 26 (18.18%) HTML5
9 23 (16.08%) Vue.js
10 19 (13.29%) CSS3
10 19 (13.29%) REST
11 17 (11.89%) Doctrine
12 16 (11.19%) React
12 16 (11.19%) SOAP
12 16 (11.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 15 (10.49%) XML
14 14 (9.79%) AngularJS
15 13 (9.09%) Sass
16 11 (7.69%) JSON
16 11 (7.69%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.19%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (9.09%) User Experience
3 8 (5.59%) Linux Command Line
4 7 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.50%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.50%) Fintech
6 4 (2.80%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.40%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.40%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 53 (37.06%) Linux
2 23 (16.08%) Debian
3 6 (4.20%) Android
4 4 (2.80%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.40%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (37.76%) MVC
2 53 (37.06%) OOP
3 40 (27.97%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (19.58%) Software Engineering
5 25 (17.48%) Web Development
6 24 (16.78%) Scrum
7 20 (13.99%) E-Commerce
7 20 (13.99%) OO
8 19 (13.29%) TDD
9 18 (12.59%) Microservices
10 16 (11.19%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (8.39%) API Design
12 10 (6.99%) Mobile First
13 8 (5.59%) Front End Development
13 8 (5.59%) OO PHP
13 8 (5.59%) SOLID
14 7 (4.90%) API Integration
14 7 (4.90%) Digital Marketing
14 7 (4.90%) Kanban
14 7 (4.90%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 143 (100.00%) PHP
2 85 (59.44%) JavaScript
3 53 (37.06%) PHP 5
4 21 (14.69%) SQL
5 13 (9.09%) Python
6 12 (8.39%) Java
7 8 (5.59%) ES6
8 4 (2.80%) Go
8 4 (2.80%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.40%) Java 8
10 1 (0.70%) C
10 1 (0.70%) C#
10 1 (0.70%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.70%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.70%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (6.29%) Degree
2 4 (2.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.40%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.90%) QA
System Software
1 14 (9.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (5.59%) Puppet
2 3 (2.10%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.40%) cPanel
3 2 (1.40%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.40%) Rancher
3 2 (1.40%) Terraform
4 1 (0.70%) Kibana
4 1 (0.70%) logstash
Vendors
1 23 (16.08%) Zend
2 9 (6.29%) Atlassian
3 6 (4.20%) Remedy
4 4 (2.80%) Google
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle
5 1 (0.70%) Twitter