Period
to 11 December 2017

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 11 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP 7
UK > England
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 862 1137 1275
Rank change year-on-year +275 +138 -
Permanent jobs citing PHP 7 297 46 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.026% 0.004%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.32% 0.050% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 261 42 7
England median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +38.89% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £28,300 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £52,125 £36,200
UK median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% +38.89% -

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 93151 92693 105907
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 55.36% 53.12% 52.19%
Number of salaries quoted 77511 80475 91851
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%

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 11 December 2017.

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 11 December 2017. 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 +105 116 £52,500 -14.29% 16
South East +82 77 £36,500 -2.67% 5
North of England +52 55 £35,000 +7.69% 4
North West +32 42 £35,000 - 2
Midlands +47 34 £40,000 +31.33% 1
West Midlands +30 20 £40,000 +31.33% 1
East Midlands - 14 £45,000 -
Yorkshire +20 13 £40,000 +23.08% 2
South West +18 13 £55,000 +48.65%
East of England - 2 £29,750 -
PHP 7
UK

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, IT jobs citing PHP 7 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 7.

1 297 (100.00%) PHP
2 208 (70.03%) MySQL
3 176 (59.26%) JavaScript
4 164 (55.22%) HTML
5 155 (52.19%) CSS
6 135 (45.45%) Linux
7 132 (44.44%) Git (software)
8 129 (43.43%) Laravel
9 121 (40.74%) PHP 5
10 118 (39.73%) MVC
11 113 (38.05%) OOP
12 111 (37.37%) LAMP
13 104 (35.02%) OO
14 99 (33.33%) HTML5
15 96 (32.32%) Zend
16 88 (29.63%) SQL
17 80 (26.94%) Symfony
18 78 (26.26%) Agile Software Development
19 76 (25.59%) Web Development
20 68 (22.90%) Amazon AWS
21 67 (22.56%) E-Commerce
22 66 (22.22%) Apache
23 64 (21.55%) Vagrant
24 62 (20.88%) Elasticsearch
25 61 (20.54%) Docker
25 61 (20.54%) Subversion
26 52 (17.51%) jQuery
27 51 (17.17%) NoSQL
28 48 (16.16%) RESTful
28 48 (16.16%) nginx

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 66 (22.22%) Apache
2 62 (20.88%) Elasticsearch
3 48 (16.16%) nginx
4 46 (15.49%) CMS
5 34 (11.45%) WordPress
6 30 (10.10%) Apache Solr
7 12 (4.04%) IIS
8 11 (3.70%) Confluence
9 4 (1.35%) Drupal
10 3 (1.01%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (3.03%) Moqups
2 4 (1.35%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.01%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 20 (6.73%) Magento
2 3 (1.01%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 68 (22.90%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (10.44%) GitHub
3 18 (6.06%) npm
4 17 (5.72%) Slack
5 12 (4.04%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (3.37%) Algolia
6 10 (3.37%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (3.37%) Amazon S3
6 10 (3.37%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 7 (2.36%) Google Analytics
7 7 (2.36%) Office 365
7 7 (2.36%) Yarn
8 2 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.67%) SaaS
9 1 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.34%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.69%) Internet
2 4 (1.35%) SSH
3 2 (0.67%) Broadband
4 1 (0.34%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 208 (70.03%) MySQL
2 51 (17.17%) NoSQL
3 46 (15.49%) MongoDB
4 45 (15.15%) PostgreSQL
5 37 (12.46%) Redis
6 13 (4.38%) Relational Database
7 10 (3.37%) Amazon RDS
7 10 (3.37%) MariaDB
7 10 (3.37%) SQL Server
8 7 (2.36%) Big Data
8 7 (2.36%) Hadoop
9 6 (2.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 4 (1.35%) CouchDB
11 3 (1.01%) SQLite
12 2 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.67%) Apache Hive
12 2 (0.67%) Presto
Development Applications
1 132 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 64 (21.55%) Vagrant
3 61 (20.54%) Subversion
4 34 (11.45%) gulp
5 33 (11.11%) PHPUnit
6 28 (9.43%) Jenkins
7 27 (9.09%) webpack
8 23 (7.74%) Bitbucket
8 23 (7.74%) JIRA
9 13 (4.38%) Codeception
9 13 (4.38%) GitLab
10 10 (3.37%) PhantomJS
11 8 (2.69%) Grunt
12 6 (2.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 5 (1.68%) Jasmine
13 5 (1.68%) Karma Test Runner
13 5 (1.68%) PhpStorm
14 4 (1.35%) Mercurial
14 4 (1.35%) Travis CI
General
1 30 (10.10%) Marketing
2 19 (6.40%) Electronics
2 19 (6.40%) Finance
2 19 (6.40%) Games
3 11 (3.70%) Retail
3 11 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 10 (3.37%) Advertising
4 10 (3.37%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.35%) Law
6 3 (1.01%) Legal
Job Titles
1 240 (80.81%) Developer
2 207 (69.70%) PHP Developer
3 71 (23.91%) Senior Developer
4 58 (19.53%) Senior PHP Developer
5 40 (13.47%) Full Stack Developer
6 36 (12.12%) Web Developer
7 32 (10.77%) PHP Web Developer
8 31 (10.44%) PHP Laravel Developer
9 28 (9.43%) JavaScript Developer
10 24 (8.08%) HTML Developer
11 23 (7.74%) HTML CSS Developer
12 17 (5.72%) Lead Developer
12 17 (5.72%) PHP Symfony Developer
12 17 (5.72%) Symfony Developer
13 13 (4.38%) Lead PHP Developer
13 13 (4.38%) PHP Software Engineer
13 13 (4.38%) Software Engineer
14 9 (3.03%) Full Stack Web Developer
14 9 (3.03%) IT Manager
14 9 (3.03%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (55.22%) HTML
2 155 (52.19%) CSS
3 129 (43.43%) Laravel
4 111 (37.37%) LAMP
5 99 (33.33%) HTML5
6 80 (26.94%) Symfony
7 52 (17.51%) jQuery
8 48 (16.16%) RESTful
9 45 (15.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 43 (14.48%) Web Services
11 36 (12.12%) REST
12 33 (11.11%) Behat
13 32 (10.77%) AngularJS
13 32 (10.77%) Vue (Vue.js)
14 31 (10.44%) Node.js
14 31 (10.44%) React
15 30 (10.10%) Sass
16 28 (9.43%) CSS3
17 27 (9.09%) LEMP Stack
18 26 (8.75%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 46 (15.49%) Mobile App
2 22 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 20 (6.73%) Social Media
4 17 (5.72%) BBC
5 16 (5.39%) Linux Command Line
6 15 (5.05%) iPad
7 14 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (4.71%) User Experience
8 13 (4.38%) Algorithms
8 13 (4.38%) Greenfield Project
9 9 (3.03%) Arduino
9 9 (3.03%) Management Information System
10 6 (2.02%) Client/Server
10 6 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (2.02%) NHS
11 5 (1.68%) Virtual Team
12 3 (1.01%) Internet of Things
12 3 (1.01%) Machine to Machine
13 1 (0.34%) Fintech
13 1 (0.34%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 135 (45.45%) Linux
2 20 (6.73%) Android
2 20 (6.73%) Apple iOS
3 12 (4.04%) Debian
3 12 (4.04%) Windows
4 9 (3.03%) Unix
5 5 (1.68%) Ubuntu
6 4 (1.35%) CentOS
7 3 (1.01%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (39.73%) MVC
2 113 (38.05%) OOP
3 104 (35.02%) OO
4 78 (26.26%) Agile Software Development
5 76 (25.59%) Web Development
6 67 (22.56%) E-Commerce
7 47 (15.82%) DevOps
7 47 (15.82%) TDD
8 43 (14.48%) Software Engineering
9 42 (14.14%) Unit Testing
10 41 (13.80%) Continuous Integration
11 34 (11.45%) Scrum
12 32 (10.77%) OO PHP
13 29 (9.76%) SDLC
14 28 (9.43%) Analytics
15 24 (8.08%) Test Automation
16 20 (6.73%) BDD
16 20 (6.73%) OOD
16 20 (6.73%) Project Management
17 19 (6.40%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 297 (100.00%) PHP
2 176 (59.26%) JavaScript
3 121 (40.74%) PHP 5
4 88 (29.63%) SQL
5 23 (7.74%) ES6
5 23 (7.74%) XPath
6 20 (6.73%) T-SQL
7 16 (5.39%) Bash Shell
8 14 (4.71%) Java
9 12 (4.04%) PowerShell
10 11 (3.70%) ActionScript
10 11 (3.70%) PHP 4
11 7 (2.36%) ECMAScript
12 6 (2.02%) Go
12 6 (2.02%) Ruby
13 3 (1.01%) Perl
13 3 (1.01%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (8.75%) Degree
2 12 (4.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.37%) QA
2 5 (1.68%) SLA
3 1 (0.34%) GCP
System Software
1 61 (20.54%) Docker
2 2 (0.67%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 33 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 30 (10.10%) Puppet
3 12 (4.04%) vRealize
4 9 (3.03%) Terraform
5 7 (2.36%) Ansible
5 7 (2.36%) Hadoop YARN
6 5 (1.68%) Rancher
7 4 (1.35%) Salt
8 1 (0.34%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 96 (32.32%) Zend
2 28 (9.43%) Twitter
3 19 (6.40%) Google
4 16 (5.39%) Oracle
4 16 (5.39%) Sony
5 14 (4.71%) Atlassian
6 12 (4.04%) Adobe
6 12 (4.04%) Facebook
7 9 (3.03%) Xero
8 4 (1.35%) Red Hat