Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP 7
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 963 906 1161
Rank change year-on-year -57 +255 +126
Permanent jobs citing PHP 7 150 267 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.10% 0.16% 0.020%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.18% 0.29% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 131 232 34
England median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +13.33% +44.23%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £52,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% +13.33% +44.23%

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 82,868 92,954 94,936
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 55.37% 55.37% 52.98%
Number of salaries quoted 69,509 77,068 82,581
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 £29,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year +0.50% +4.74% +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 18 November 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 18 November 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 +28 78 £55,000 +4.76% 20
South East +4 28 £40,000 -5.88% 10
North of England -13 23 £36,000 +2.86% 7
South West +31 15 £57,500 +4.55% 7
Yorkshire +23 13 £34,250 +12.30% 2
North West -15 10 £38,000 +8.57% 2
Midlands +1 7 £45,000 +12.50% 3
West Midlands +25 5 £41,250 +3.13% 2
East Midlands -12 2 £55,000 +22.22% 1
PHP 7
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 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.

1 150 (100.00%) PHP
2 115 (76.67%) MySQL
3 100 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 97 (64.67%) HTML
5 92 (61.33%) CSS
6 89 (59.33%) Laravel
7 76 (50.67%) Git (software)
8 61 (40.67%) OOP
8 61 (40.67%) MVC
9 60 (40.00%) Linux
10 59 (39.33%) Symfony
11 51 (34.00%) HTML5
12 48 (32.00%) LAMP
13 43 (28.67%) PHP 5
14 40 (26.67%) jQuery
14 40 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
15 32 (21.33%) Web Development
16 30 (20.00%) CSS3
17 29 (19.33%) Zend
18 28 (18.67%) TDD
19 27 (18.00%) Scrum
19 27 (18.00%) Apache
19 27 (18.00%) XML
19 27 (18.00%) Software Engineering
19 27 (18.00%) Vue.js
20 26 (17.33%) RESTful
20 26 (17.33%) OO
21 25 (16.67%) AngularJS
22 23 (15.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 23 (15.33%) SOAP

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 (18.00%) Apache
2 19 (12.67%) CMS
2 19 (12.67%) WordPress
3 12 (8.00%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (6.67%) nginx
5 7 (4.67%) Drupal
6 1 (0.67%) Confluence
6 1 (0.67%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 19 (12.67%) Amazon AWS
1 19 (12.67%) GitHub
2 13 (8.67%) SaaS
3 11 (7.33%) Amazon SQS
4 10 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (6.67%) Amazon S3
5 9 (6.00%) npm
6 6 (4.00%) Yarn
7 3 (2.00%) CloudFront
7 3 (2.00%) Serverless
8 2 (1.33%) DigitalOcean
8 2 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 1 (0.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.67%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.67%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.67%) SSH
2 3 (2.00%) Network Security
3 2 (1.33%) HTTP
4 1 (0.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (76.67%) MySQL
2 11 (7.33%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (7.33%) Relational Database
3 10 (6.67%) MongoDB
4 8 (5.33%) NoSQL
5 7 (4.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 6 (4.00%) CouchDB
6 6 (4.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (4.00%) SQLite
7 5 (3.33%) phpMyAdmin
7 5 (3.33%) Redis
8 3 (2.00%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (1.33%) Big Data
10 1 (0.67%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 76 (50.67%) Git (software)
2 23 (15.33%) Subversion
3 19 (12.67%) git-flow
4 18 (12.00%) PHPUnit
5 15 (10.00%) JIRA
6 13 (8.67%) webpack
7 12 (8.00%) gulp
8 11 (7.33%) Jenkins
9 9 (6.00%) Grunt
10 7 (4.67%) Vagrant
11 3 (2.00%) Mercurial
12 2 (1.33%) Android Studio
12 2 (1.33%) CA Flowdock
12 2 (1.33%) Xcode
13 1 (0.67%) Bitbucket
13 1 (0.67%) GitLab
13 1 (0.67%) Karma Test Runner
13 1 (0.67%) PhantomJS
13 1 (0.67%) PhpStorm
13 1 (0.67%) WebStorm
General
1 21 (14.00%) Marketing
2 18 (12.00%) Finance
3 12 (8.00%) Retail
4 9 (6.00%) Advertising
5 3 (2.00%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.33%) Law
7 1 (0.67%) Banking
7 1 (0.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 124 (82.67%) Developer
2 98 (65.33%) PHP Developer
3 23 (15.33%) Senior Developer
4 18 (12.00%) PHP Laravel Developer
5 17 (11.33%) Senior PHP Developer
6 15 (10.00%) Symfony Developer
7 11 (7.33%) Lead Developer
8 10 (6.67%) Lead PHP Developer
9 8 (5.33%) Full Stack Developer
9 8 (5.33%) PHP Symfony Developer
10 7 (4.67%) Architect
10 7 (4.67%) Development Manager
10 7 (4.67%) Junior
10 7 (4.67%) Junior Developer
10 7 (4.67%) PHP Architect
10 7 (4.67%) PHP Development Manager
10 7 (4.67%) Software Engineer
11 6 (4.00%) JavaScript Developer
11 6 (4.00%) SaaS Architect
11 6 (4.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (64.67%) HTML
2 92 (61.33%) CSS
3 89 (59.33%) Laravel
4 59 (39.33%) Symfony
5 51 (34.00%) HTML5
6 48 (32.00%) LAMP
7 40 (26.67%) jQuery
8 30 (20.00%) CSS3
9 27 (18.00%) Vue.js
9 27 (18.00%) XML
10 26 (17.33%) RESTful
11 25 (16.67%) AngularJS
12 23 (15.33%) SOAP
12 23 (15.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 17 (11.33%) Node.js
14 16 (10.67%) Doctrine
14 16 (10.67%) JSON
14 16 (10.67%) REST
15 15 (10.00%) React
16 13 (8.67%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.33%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (8.67%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (7.33%) User Experience
4 10 (6.67%) Linux Command Line
5 7 (4.67%) Mobile App
6 6 (4.00%) Computer Science
7 5 (3.33%) Fintech
8 4 (2.67%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.67%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.67%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 60 (40.00%) Linux
2 17 (11.33%) Debian
3 5 (3.33%) Android
3 5 (3.33%) Ubuntu
4 4 (2.67%) Unix
5 3 (2.00%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.67%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (40.67%) MVC
1 61 (40.67%) OOP
2 40 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (21.33%) Web Development
4 28 (18.67%) TDD
5 27 (18.00%) Scrum
5 27 (18.00%) Software Engineering
6 26 (17.33%) OO
7 20 (13.33%) API Design
8 18 (12.00%) BDD
9 17 (11.33%) E-Commerce
10 16 (10.67%) Kanban
10 16 (10.67%) Mentoring
11 15 (10.00%) Microservices
11 15 (10.00%) Mobile First
12 13 (8.67%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (8.67%) SOLID
13 12 (8.00%) DevOps
14 11 (7.33%) Content Management
14 11 (7.33%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 150 (100.00%) PHP
2 100 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 43 (28.67%) PHP 5
4 16 (10.67%) SQL
5 11 (7.33%) Python
6 10 (6.67%) ES6
7 9 (6.00%) Java
8 2 (1.33%) C++
8 2 (1.33%) Go
8 2 (1.33%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.67%) C
9 1 (0.67%) C#
9 1 (0.67%) ES7
9 1 (0.67%) ES8
9 1 (0.67%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.67%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (4.67%) Degree
2 4 (2.67%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.00%) QA
2 5 (3.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 16 (10.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (2.00%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.33%) Ansible
2 2 (1.33%) cPanel
2 2 (1.33%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (1.33%) Kibana
2 2 (1.33%) logstash
2 2 (1.33%) Puppet
2 2 (1.33%) Rancher
2 2 (1.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 29 (19.33%) Zend
2 11 (7.33%) Remedy
3 5 (3.33%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.67%) Cypress Semiconductor
4 1 (0.67%) Google
4 1 (0.67%) Intel
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle