Period
to 22 June 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 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP 7
UK > England
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 955 987 1183
Rank change year-on-year +32 +196 -
Permanent jobs citing PHP 7 188 167 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.10% 0.030%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.21% 0.19% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 171 161 55
England median annual salary £47,500 £36,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.94% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £30,250 £26,000 £21,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £63,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £36,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +31.94% +20.00% -

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 91,528 89,971 99,233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 56.39% 55.28% 52.49%
Number of salaries quoted 76,702 76,620 86,643
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,750 £28,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
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 22 June 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 22 June 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 +67 107 £57,500 +4.55% 25
North of England +21 45 £40,000 +22.14% 21
Yorkshire +32 33 £42,500 +41.67% 9
South East +6 19 £40,000 +42.86% 6
North West +13 12 £32,500 -17.72% 10
Midlands -46 10 £47,500 +31.94% 4
West Midlands -30 7 £50,000 +38.89% 4
South West - 6 £40,000 - 3
East Midlands +5 3 £30,000 -29.41%
East of England +6 1 £40,000 +6.67% 1
PHP 7
UK

For the 6 months to 22 June 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.

1 188 (100.00%) PHP
2 144 (76.60%) MySQL
3 114 (60.64%) JavaScript
4 99 (52.66%) HTML
5 97 (51.60%) CSS
5 97 (51.60%) Symfony
6 86 (45.74%) PHP 5
6 86 (45.74%) Laravel
7 83 (44.15%) Linux
8 79 (42.02%) Git (software)
9 71 (37.77%) MVC
10 63 (33.51%) Agile Software Development
11 51 (27.13%) OOP
12 46 (24.47%) Web Development
12 46 (24.47%) RESTful
13 45 (23.94%) LAMP
14 43 (22.87%) Zend
15 42 (22.34%) OO
16 40 (21.28%) CMS
17 39 (20.74%) SQL
18 37 (19.68%) HTML5
19 35 (18.62%) Amazon AWS
19 35 (18.62%) Apache
19 35 (18.62%) jQuery
20 34 (18.09%) NoSQL
21 32 (17.02%) Elasticsearch
21 32 (17.02%) Subversion
22 31 (16.49%) Web Services
22 31 (16.49%) PHPUnit
23 30 (15.96%) Software Engineering

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 40 (21.28%) CMS
2 35 (18.62%) Apache
3 32 (17.02%) Elasticsearch
4 17 (9.04%) Drupal
5 13 (6.91%) Confluence
5 13 (6.91%) nginx
5 13 (6.91%) WordPress
6 5 (2.66%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 7 (3.72%) Photoshop
2 6 (3.19%) GIMP
3 1 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 8 (4.26%) Magento
2 2 (1.06%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 35 (18.62%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (6.91%) SaaS
3 10 (5.32%) npm
4 8 (4.26%) GitHub
5 7 (3.72%) AWS Lambda
5 7 (3.72%) Serverless
6 3 (1.60%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.06%) Amazon S3
7 2 (1.06%) CloudFront
7 2 (1.06%) Yarn
8 1 (0.53%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.53%) DigitalOcean
8 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.60%) HTTP
2 2 (1.06%) Internet
2 2 (1.06%) SSH
3 1 (0.53%) Broadband
3 1 (0.53%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (76.60%) MySQL
2 34 (18.09%) NoSQL
3 28 (14.89%) MongoDB
4 14 (7.45%) Redis
5 9 (4.79%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (2.66%) SQL Server
6 5 (2.66%) SQLite
7 4 (2.13%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.60%) Big Data
8 3 (1.60%) CouchDB
8 3 (1.60%) MariaDB
9 2 (1.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.53%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.53%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.53%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.53%) Presto
Development Applications
1 79 (42.02%) Git (software)
2 32 (17.02%) Subversion
3 31 (16.49%) PHPUnit
4 23 (12.23%) Vagrant
5 19 (10.11%) Jenkins
5 19 (10.11%) JIRA
6 10 (5.32%) gulp
7 8 (4.26%) Grunt
7 8 (4.26%) Selenium
8 7 (3.72%) webpack
9 5 (2.66%) Codeception
10 3 (1.60%) WebDriver
11 2 (1.06%) PhpStorm
12 1 (0.53%) Android Studio
12 1 (0.53%) Bitbucket
12 1 (0.53%) GitLab
12 1 (0.53%) Jasmine
12 1 (0.53%) Karma Test Runner
12 1 (0.53%) Mocha
12 1 (0.53%) Protractor
General
1 22 (11.70%) Retail
2 19 (10.11%) Marketing
3 18 (9.57%) Finance
4 8 (4.26%) Banking
5 6 (3.19%) Games
6 5 (2.66%) Advertising
6 5 (2.66%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.06%) Law
7 2 (1.06%) Retail Finance
8 1 (0.53%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 173 (92.02%) Developer
2 151 (80.32%) PHP Developer
3 50 (26.60%) Senior Developer
4 48 (25.53%) Senior PHP Developer
5 20 (10.64%) Lead Developer
5 20 (10.64%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 20 (10.64%) Symfony Developer
6 17 (9.04%) Full Stack Developer
7 15 (7.98%) PHP Laravel Developer
8 13 (6.91%) Software Engineer
9 12 (6.38%) Lead PHP Developer
10 11 (5.85%) Web Developer
11 10 (5.32%) PHP Software Engineer
12 9 (4.79%) Backend Developer
12 9 (4.79%) Digital Developer
13 7 (3.72%) JavaScript Developer
14 6 (3.19%) Applications Developer
14 6 (3.19%) Lead Web Developer
14 6 (3.19%) Node.js Developer
15 5 (2.66%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (52.66%) HTML
2 97 (51.60%) CSS
2 97 (51.60%) Symfony
3 86 (45.74%) Laravel
4 46 (24.47%) RESTful
5 45 (23.94%) LAMP
6 37 (19.68%) HTML5
7 35 (18.62%) jQuery
8 31 (16.49%) Web Services
9 27 (14.36%) AngularJS
10 26 (13.83%) REST
11 23 (12.23%) Vue (Vue.js)
12 22 (11.70%) Doctrine
12 22 (11.70%) Node.js
13 21 (11.17%) React
14 18 (9.57%) CakePHP
15 17 (9.04%) Sass
15 17 (9.04%) Zend Framework
16 14 (7.45%) CSS3
16 14 (7.45%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.11%) Greenfield Project
2 18 (9.57%) Mobile App
3 13 (6.91%) Linux Command Line
4 10 (5.32%) User Experience
5 8 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (3.19%) Computer Science
6 6 (3.19%) Fintech
6 6 (3.19%) W3C
7 5 (2.66%) Algorithms
8 4 (2.13%) Digital Media
8 4 (2.13%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (1.06%) Animation
9 2 (1.06%) NHS
9 2 (1.06%) Social Media
10 1 (0.53%) BBC
10 1 (0.53%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.53%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.53%) iPad
10 1 (0.53%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 83 (44.15%) Linux
2 28 (14.89%) Debian
3 11 (5.85%) Windows
4 6 (3.19%) Unix
5 5 (2.66%) Mac OS
6 4 (2.13%) Android
6 4 (2.13%) CentOS
7 3 (1.60%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.53%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (37.77%) MVC
2 63 (33.51%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (27.13%) OOP
4 46 (24.47%) Web Development
5 42 (22.34%) OO
6 30 (15.96%) Software Engineering
7 29 (15.43%) OO PHP
7 29 (15.43%) Scrum
7 29 (15.43%) TDD
8 28 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
8 28 (14.89%) E-Commerce
9 22 (11.70%) Microservices
10 21 (11.17%) Mentoring
11 17 (9.04%) Unit Testing
12 15 (7.98%) BDD
13 14 (7.45%) Test Automation
14 13 (6.91%) DevOps
15 9 (4.79%) Open Source
15 9 (4.79%) Problem-Solving
16 8 (4.26%) API Integration
Programming Languages
1 188 (100.00%) PHP
2 114 (60.64%) JavaScript
3 86 (45.74%) PHP 5
4 39 (20.74%) SQL
5 20 (10.64%) ES6
6 15 (7.98%) Python
7 13 (6.91%) Java
8 9 (4.79%) TypeScript
9 7 (3.72%) Go
10 6 (3.19%) ES7
11 5 (2.66%) XPath
12 3 (1.60%) Java 8
13 2 (1.06%) Ruby
13 2 (1.06%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.53%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (5.32%) Degree
2 6 (3.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (2.66%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.60%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.19%) WAI
2 3 (1.60%) QA
System Software
1 25 (13.30%) Docker
2 6 (3.19%) LXC
3 1 (0.53%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 14 (7.45%) Puppet
2 5 (2.66%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.60%) Kubernetes
3 3 (1.60%) Rancher
3 3 (1.60%) Terraform
4 1 (0.53%) cPanel
4 1 (0.53%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 43 (22.87%) Zend
2 13 (6.91%) Atlassian
3 7 (3.72%) Adobe
3 7 (3.72%) Microsoft
4 6 (3.19%) Twitter
5 4 (2.13%) Facebook
5 4 (2.13%) Google
5 4 (2.13%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.06%) Autodesk
6 2 (1.06%) CA
6 2 (1.06%) IBM
6 2 (1.06%) Marketo
7 1 (0.53%) Apple
7 1 (0.53%) Sony