Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP 7
UK > England
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 909 864 1113
Rank change year-on-year -45 +249 +133
Permanent jobs citing PHP 7 177 298 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.18% 0.034%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.23% 0.33% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 160 261 52
England median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% +60.00%
10th Percentile £26,200 £25,750 £32,625
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £66,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +60.00%

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 77,239 90,384 88,783
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 54.98% 55.65% 53.29%
Number of salaries quoted 64,523 75,796 76,858
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £78,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +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 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 2019. 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 +19 102 £57,500 +6.98% 18
South East -28 31 £35,000 -4.11% 11
South West +26 28 £57,500 +4.55% 10
North of England +12 15 £36,000 -15.29% 11
North West +23 10 £37,500 - 7
Yorkshire +14 5 £36,000 -15.29% 2
West Midlands +32 3 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Midlands +3 3 £37,500 +7.14% 2
East of England +34 2 £43,750 +98.86% 6
PHP 7
UK

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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.

1 177 (100.00%) PHP
2 135 (76.27%) MySQL
3 122 (68.93%) JavaScript
4 109 (61.58%) HTML
5 106 (59.89%) CSS
6 104 (58.76%) Laravel
7 89 (50.28%) OOP
8 78 (44.07%) Git (software)
9 71 (40.11%) Symfony
10 69 (38.98%) MVC
11 68 (38.42%) Linux
12 63 (35.59%) LAMP
12 63 (35.59%) HTML5
13 49 (27.68%) PHP 5
14 43 (24.29%) Zend
14 43 (24.29%) AngularJS
15 41 (23.16%) CSS3
15 41 (23.16%) Web Development
16 39 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
17 38 (21.47%) Finance
18 36 (20.34%) XML
18 36 (20.34%) Node.js
19 34 (19.21%) TDD
20 31 (17.51%) jQuery
21 28 (15.82%) OO
21 28 (15.82%) BDD
22 26 (14.69%) E-Commerce
22 26 (14.69%) Scrum
23 25 (14.12%) Retail
23 25 (14.12%) Marketing

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 25 (14.12%) Apache
2 24 (13.56%) CMS
3 21 (11.86%) WordPress
4 18 (10.17%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (5.08%) Drupal
5 9 (5.08%) nginx
6 1 (0.56%) Sitefinity
6 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 8 (4.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 21 (11.86%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (9.60%) SaaS
3 16 (9.04%) Amazon SQS
3 16 (9.04%) GitHub
4 13 (7.34%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (7.34%) Amazon S3
5 5 (2.82%) Serverless
6 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (1.13%) npm
7 1 (0.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.56%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.08%) Network Security
2 7 (3.95%) SSH
3 2 (1.13%) SSL
4 1 (0.56%) DHCP
4 1 (0.56%) DNS
4 1 (0.56%) HTTP
4 1 (0.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.56%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (76.27%) MySQL
2 16 (9.04%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (6.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 12 (6.78%) Relational Database
4 7 (3.95%) Redis
5 5 (2.82%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.82%) phpMyAdmin
6 4 (2.26%) MariaDB
6 4 (2.26%) SQLite
7 3 (1.69%) CouchDB
7 3 (1.69%) SQL Server
8 2 (1.13%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.56%) Amazon Aurora
9 1 (0.56%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 78 (44.07%) Git (software)
2 20 (11.30%) gulp
3 18 (10.17%) Grunt
4 16 (9.04%) Subversion
5 15 (8.47%) Broccoli
6 14 (7.91%) git-flow
7 13 (7.34%) JIRA
7 13 (7.34%) PHPUnit
8 9 (5.08%) Jenkins
9 7 (3.95%) webpack
10 5 (2.82%) Mercurial
11 2 (1.13%) Bitbucket
11 2 (1.13%) CA Flowdock
11 2 (1.13%) Karma Test Runner
11 2 (1.13%) Vagrant
12 1 (0.56%) GitLab
12 1 (0.56%) PhantomJS
12 1 (0.56%) PhpStorm
12 1 (0.56%) WebStorm
General
1 38 (21.47%) Finance
2 25 (14.12%) Marketing
2 25 (14.12%) Retail
3 16 (9.04%) Banking
4 10 (5.65%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.39%) Advertising
6 1 (0.56%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.56%) Automotive
6 1 (0.56%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 146 (82.49%) Developer
2 103 (58.19%) PHP Developer
3 33 (18.64%) Senior Developer
4 24 (13.56%) PHP Laravel Developer
5 20 (11.30%) Symfony Developer
6 17 (9.60%) JavaScript Developer
7 15 (8.47%) React Developer
8 14 (7.91%) Senior PHP Developer
9 13 (7.34%) PHP Symfony Developer
10 12 (6.78%) Development Manager
10 12 (6.78%) PHP Development Manager
10 12 (6.78%) Senior JavaScript Developer
11 11 (6.21%) Architect
11 11 (6.21%) Node.js Developer
11 11 (6.21%) PHP Architect
11 11 (6.21%) SaaS Architect
11 11 (6.21%) Senior React Developer
12 9 (5.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 7 (3.95%) Junior
13 7 (3.95%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (61.58%) HTML
2 106 (59.89%) CSS
3 104 (58.76%) Laravel
4 71 (40.11%) Symfony
5 63 (35.59%) HTML5
5 63 (35.59%) LAMP
6 43 (24.29%) AngularJS
7 41 (23.16%) CSS3
8 36 (20.34%) Node.js
8 36 (20.34%) XML
9 31 (17.51%) jQuery
10 25 (14.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 24 (13.56%) React
12 23 (12.99%) SOAP
13 22 (12.43%) RESTful
14 20 (11.30%) JSON
14 20 (11.30%) Sass
14 20 (11.30%) Vue.js
15 18 (10.17%) RabbitMQ
16 16 (9.04%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.43%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (6.78%) Mobile App
4 10 (5.65%) Linux Command Line
5 8 (4.52%) Digital Media
6 6 (3.39%) User Experience
7 4 (2.26%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (1.69%) Fintech
9 2 (1.13%) PKI
10 1 (0.56%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 68 (38.42%) Linux
2 11 (6.21%) Unix
3 9 (5.08%) Debian
4 8 (4.52%) Windows
5 5 (2.82%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.13%) CentOS
7 1 (0.56%) Android
7 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.56%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (50.28%) OOP
2 69 (38.98%) MVC
3 41 (23.16%) Web Development
4 39 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (19.21%) TDD
6 28 (15.82%) BDD
6 28 (15.82%) OO
7 26 (14.69%) E-Commerce
7 26 (14.69%) Scrum
8 23 (12.99%) Software Engineering
9 20 (11.30%) API Design
10 16 (9.04%) Kanban
10 16 (9.04%) Mentoring
10 16 (9.04%) SOLID
11 15 (8.47%) DevOps
11 15 (8.47%) Responsive Web Design
11 15 (8.47%) Web Design
12 13 (7.34%) CRM
13 12 (6.78%) Open Source
13 12 (6.78%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 177 (100.00%) PHP
2 122 (68.93%) JavaScript
3 49 (27.68%) PHP 5
4 13 (7.34%) SQL
5 10 (5.65%) ES6
6 8 (4.52%) Python
7 6 (3.39%) Java
8 3 (1.69%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.13%) C
9 2 (1.13%) C++
9 2 (1.13%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.56%) C#
10 1 (0.56%) ES7
10 1 (0.56%) ES8
10 1 (0.56%) Perl
10 1 (0.56%) Ruby
10 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.56%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.82%) GDPR
2 3 (1.69%) QA
3 2 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (6.78%) Docker
2 2 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.26%) Ansible
2 3 (1.69%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.13%) HAProxy
3 2 (1.13%) Kibana
3 2 (1.13%) logstash
3 2 (1.13%) Nagios
3 2 (1.13%) Prometheus
3 2 (1.13%) yum
Vendors
1 43 (24.29%) Zend
2 11 (6.21%) Remedy
3 9 (5.08%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.13%) Cypress Semiconductor
4 2 (1.13%) VMware
5 1 (0.56%) Google
5 1 (0.56%) Intel
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle