Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP 7
UK > England
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 861 1065 1228
Rank change year-on-year +204 +163 -
Permanent jobs citing PHP 7 290 89 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.054% 0.015%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.31% 0.10% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 249 84 30
England median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +31.58% -
10th Percentile £27,250 £27,875 £22,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £65,375
UK median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% +31.58% -

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 92,240 88,984 104,419
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 55.93% 53.74% 52.54%
Number of salaries quoted 78,152 76,758 90,658
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 23 February 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 23 February 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 +113 147 £57,500 -8.00% 20
South East +38 71 £36,500 -2.67% 3
North of England +29 37 £42,500 +30.77% 8
Midlands +30 26 £35,000 -2.78% 9
Yorkshire +33 22 £47,500 +46.15% 2
West Midlands +10 21 £35,000 -2.78% 4
North West - 15 £35,000 - 6
South West +13 7 £55,000 +48.65% 5
East Midlands - 5 £30,000 - 5
East of England - 2 £31,000 - 3
PHP 7
UK

For the 6 months to 23 February 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.

1 290 (100.00%) PHP
2 201 (69.31%) MySQL
3 190 (65.52%) JavaScript
4 174 (60.00%) HTML
5 165 (56.90%) CSS
6 151 (52.07%) Linux
7 143 (49.31%) Git (software)
8 123 (42.41%) MVC
9 121 (41.72%) Laravel
10 119 (41.03%) Symfony
11 113 (38.97%) PHP 5
12 105 (36.21%) Web Development
13 99 (34.14%) HTML5
14 96 (33.10%) OOP
15 94 (32.41%) Zend
16 90 (31.03%) SQL
17 89 (30.69%) OO
18 88 (30.34%) Agile Software Development
18 88 (30.34%) LAMP
19 74 (25.52%) Subversion
20 69 (23.79%) NoSQL
21 61 (21.03%) MongoDB
22 59 (20.34%) jQuery
23 58 (20.00%) CMS
24 57 (19.66%) Docker
25 56 (19.31%) Vagrant
26 54 (18.62%) Unit Testing
26 54 (18.62%) RESTful
27 53 (18.28%) TDD
28 52 (17.93%) Elasticsearch

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 58 (20.00%) CMS
2 52 (17.93%) Elasticsearch
3 42 (14.48%) Apache
4 38 (13.10%) WordPress
5 31 (10.69%) nginx
6 27 (9.31%) Apache Solr
7 17 (5.86%) Confluence
8 16 (5.52%) Drupal
9 3 (1.03%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (2.07%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 6 (2.07%) GIMP
1 6 (2.07%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (2.76%) Magento
2 4 (1.38%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 44 (15.17%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (8.62%) npm
3 20 (6.90%) GitHub
4 9 (3.10%) Slack
5 8 (2.76%) SaaS
6 7 (2.41%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (2.41%) Amazon S3
7 6 (2.07%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 6 (2.07%) AWS Lambda
7 6 (2.07%) Serverless
8 5 (1.72%) Google Analytics
8 5 (1.72%) Yarn
9 4 (1.38%) Algolia
10 2 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.34%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.41%) Internet
2 3 (1.03%) Broadband
3 1 (0.34%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 201 (69.31%) MySQL
2 69 (23.79%) NoSQL
3 61 (21.03%) MongoDB
4 39 (13.45%) PostgreSQL
4 39 (13.45%) Redis
5 10 (3.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 9 (3.10%) Big Data
6 9 (3.10%) Hadoop
6 9 (3.10%) MariaDB
7 8 (2.76%) Relational Database
8 6 (2.07%) Amazon RDS
9 4 (1.38%) CouchDB
10 3 (1.03%) Apache Hive
10 3 (1.03%) Presto
10 3 (1.03%) SQLite
11 1 (0.34%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 143 (49.31%) Git (software)
2 74 (25.52%) Subversion
3 56 (19.31%) Vagrant
4 49 (16.90%) PHPUnit
5 36 (12.41%) Jenkins
6 29 (10.00%) gulp
7 24 (8.28%) JIRA
7 24 (8.28%) webpack
8 18 (6.21%) Codeception
9 15 (5.17%) Grunt
10 10 (3.45%) GitLab
11 9 (3.10%) Bitbucket
12 6 (2.07%) PhantomJS
13 5 (1.72%) PhpStorm
13 5 (1.72%) Selenium
14 4 (1.38%) Mercurial
15 3 (1.03%) Jasmine
15 3 (1.03%) Karma Test Runner
16 2 (0.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 1 (0.34%) Protractor
General
1 30 (10.34%) Marketing
2 25 (8.62%) Games
3 23 (7.93%) Finance
4 22 (7.59%) Retail
5 16 (5.52%) Advertising
6 11 (3.79%) Manufacturing
7 7 (2.41%) Banking
8 6 (2.07%) Electronics
8 6 (2.07%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.38%) Legal
10 1 (0.34%) Law
Job Titles
1 257 (88.62%) Developer
2 223 (76.90%) PHP Developer
3 79 (27.24%) Senior Developer
4 71 (24.48%) Senior PHP Developer
5 35 (12.07%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 32 (11.03%) Web Developer
7 30 (10.34%) Lead Developer
8 29 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
9 23 (7.93%) PHP Web Developer
10 19 (6.55%) JavaScript Developer
10 19 (6.55%) Software Engineer
11 18 (6.21%) Lead PHP Developer
11 18 (6.21%) PHP Software Engineer
11 18 (6.21%) PHP Symfony Developer
11 18 (6.21%) Symfony Developer
12 17 (5.86%) HTML Developer
13 16 (5.52%) HTML CSS Developer
14 13 (4.48%) Full Stack Web Developer
15 10 (3.45%) Senior Software Engineer
16 8 (2.76%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (60.00%) HTML
2 165 (56.90%) CSS
3 121 (41.72%) Laravel
4 119 (41.03%) Symfony
5 99 (34.14%) HTML5
6 88 (30.34%) LAMP
7 59 (20.34%) jQuery
8 54 (18.62%) RESTful
9 48 (16.55%) Node.js
10 45 (15.52%) REST
11 42 (14.48%) Behat
11 42 (14.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 38 (13.10%) AngularJS
12 38 (13.10%) Web Services
13 33 (11.38%) RabbitMQ
13 33 (11.38%) Vue (Vue.js)
14 30 (10.34%) Sass
15 29 (10.00%) React
16 26 (8.97%) CSS3
17 25 (8.62%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 47 (16.21%) Mobile App
2 33 (11.38%) Linux Command Line
3 18 (6.21%) Algorithms
3 18 (6.21%) User Experience
4 17 (5.86%) Computer Science
5 16 (5.52%) Greenfield Project
5 16 (5.52%) Social Media
6 15 (5.17%) BBC
7 10 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (3.45%) NHS
8 6 (2.07%) Virtual Team
8 6 (2.07%) W3C
9 4 (1.38%) Animation
9 4 (1.38%) Digital Media
9 4 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.34%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.34%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.34%) iPad
10 1 (0.34%) iPhone
10 1 (0.34%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 151 (52.07%) Linux
2 30 (10.34%) Debian
3 11 (3.79%) Unix
4 10 (3.45%) Windows
5 8 (2.76%) Android
5 8 (2.76%) Apple iOS
5 8 (2.76%) CentOS
6 5 (1.72%) Mac OS
7 3 (1.03%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.34%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (42.41%) MVC
2 105 (36.21%) Web Development
3 96 (33.10%) OOP
4 89 (30.69%) OO
5 88 (30.34%) Agile Software Development
6 54 (18.62%) Unit Testing
7 53 (18.28%) TDD
8 51 (17.59%) Software Engineering
9 49 (16.90%) Continuous Integration
10 43 (14.83%) E-Commerce
11 42 (14.48%) Scrum
12 40 (13.79%) Test Automation
13 37 (12.76%) OO PHP
14 36 (12.41%) Analytics
15 31 (10.69%) BDD
15 31 (10.69%) SDLC
16 27 (9.31%) Secure Coding
17 24 (8.28%) DevOps
18 19 (6.55%) OOD
18 19 (6.55%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 290 (100.00%) PHP
2 190 (65.52%) JavaScript
3 113 (38.97%) PHP 5
4 90 (31.03%) SQL
5 25 (8.62%) ES6
6 24 (8.28%) XPath
7 17 (5.86%) Java
8 11 (3.79%) Go
9 10 (3.45%) Ruby
9 10 (3.45%) T-SQL
10 7 (2.41%) TypeScript
11 6 (2.07%) ES7
12 4 (1.38%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.03%) ActionScript
13 3 (1.03%) Perl
13 3 (1.03%) PHP 4
13 3 (1.03%) Python
14 1 (0.34%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (6.55%) Degree
2 17 (5.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (3.45%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.34%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.07%) WAI
2 5 (1.72%) QA
3 1 (0.34%) GCP
System Software
1 57 (19.66%) Docker
2 6 (2.07%) LXC
3 3 (1.03%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 23 (7.93%) Puppet
2 22 (7.59%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (2.76%) Terraform
4 6 (2.07%) Ansible
5 5 (1.72%) Hadoop YARN
5 5 (1.72%) Salt
6 3 (1.03%) Rancher
7 2 (0.69%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 94 (32.41%) Zend
2 18 (6.21%) Atlassian
3 16 (5.52%) Twitter
4 14 (4.83%) Sony
5 12 (4.14%) Adobe
6 9 (3.10%) Google
7 8 (2.76%) Red Hat
8 7 (2.41%) Microsoft
9 4 (1.38%) Autodesk
9 4 (1.38%) CA
9 4 (1.38%) IBM
9 4 (1.38%) Marketo
10 2 (0.69%) Facebook
11 1 (0.34%) Apple
11 1 (0.34%) Oracle