Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Luton with a requirement for PHP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PHP over the 6 months to 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 74 51
Rank change year-on-year +38 -23 +17
Permanent jobs citing PHP 6 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 1.92% 0.45% 1.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.31% 0.90% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 32
Luton median annual salary £35,000 £28,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.81% -36.67% +38.46%
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £44,250 £46,600 £52,500
Bedfordshire median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% -33.33% +28.57%

PHP 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 Luton with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Luton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 113 334 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 36.22% 49.70% 42.50%
Number of salaries quoted 106 307 189
Luton median annual salary £43,500 £50,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.00% +12.36% +4.71%
10th Percentile £29,750 £31,500 £31,450
90th Percentile £71,875 £71,250 £58,750
Bedfordshire median annual salary £43,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -9.47% +5.56% -

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

Job postings citing PHP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Luton.

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Luton

PHP
Salary Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP in Luton.

Salary trend for PHP in Luton

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, IT jobs citing PHP 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 Luton region with a requirement for PHP.

1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (83.33%) nginx
2 5 (83.33%) Retail
2 5 (83.33%) Symfony
2 5 (83.33%) MariaDB
2 5 (83.33%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
3 4 (66.67%) Sass
3 4 (66.67%) Vagrant
3 4 (66.67%) Docker
3 4 (66.67%) HTML5
3 4 (66.67%) OOP
3 4 (66.67%) MySQL
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) OO
4 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (50.00%) DNA
4 3 (50.00%) LAMP
4 3 (50.00%) Games
4 3 (50.00%) CSS3
4 3 (50.00%) PHPUnit
4 3 (50.00%) Mac OS X
4 3 (50.00%) PHP 5
4 3 (50.00%) German Language
4 3 (50.00%) Selenium

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 5 (83.33%) Elasticsearch
1 5 (83.33%) nginx
2 1 (16.67%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) MariaDB
2 4 (66.67%) MySQL
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) Vagrant
3 3 (50.00%) PHPUnit
3 3 (50.00%) Selenium
4 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (83.33%) Retail
2 3 (50.00%) Games
2 3 (50.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) Symfony
3 4 (66.67%) HTML5
3 4 (66.67%) Sass
4 3 (50.00%) CSS3
4 3 (50.00%) LAMP
4 3 (50.00%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Digital Signage
1 1 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Mac OS X
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) OOP
2 3 (50.00%) DNA
2 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (50.00%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (16.67%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) PHP 5
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Docker
2 1 (16.67%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Plumtree
1 1 (16.67%) Zend