The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for PHP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
England / North East
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 35 52
Rank change year-on-year +9 +17  
Permanent jobs citing PHP 47 44 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 7.38% 6.79% 3.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.99% 12.12% 5.91%
Number of salaries quoted 46 38 25
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,000 £38,750
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +2.85%  

PHP is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 336 363 440
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 52.75% 56.02% 60.86%
Number of salaries quoted 306 316 389
Median salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East citing PHP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for PHP in the North East

PHP
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for PHP in the North East

PHP
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in the North East over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP in the North East

PHP
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the North East region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +12 33 £33,750 -3.57% 17
Northumberland +2 6 £36,250 -9.37%
Durham -7 2 £35,000 -2.82% 2
PHP
England

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 North East region with a requirement for PHP.

1 79 (68.10%) JavaScript
2 59 (50.86%) HTML
2 59 (50.86%) CSS
3 56 (48.28%) MySQL
4 47 (40.52%) Web Development
5 45 (38.79%) Java
6 37 (31.90%) Linux
7 34 (29.31%) OOP
7 34 (29.31%) MVC
7 34 (29.31%) Advertising
8 32 (27.59%) Git (software)
9 30 (25.86%) OO
10 26 (22.41%) E-Commerce
10 26 (22.41%) SQL
11 24 (20.69%) jQuery
12 17 (14.66%) Marketing
13 16 (13.79%) Laravel
14 14 (12.07%) JSON
14 14 (12.07%) HTML5
15 13 (11.21%) DevOps
15 13 (11.21%) XML
16 12 (10.34%) Software Engineering
16 12 (10.34%) gulp
17 11 (9.48%) OO PHP
17 11 (9.48%) Grunt
17 11 (9.48%) Digital Marketing
17 11 (9.48%) Agile Software Development
17 11 (9.48%) Apache
17 11 (9.48%) Linux Command Line
18 10 (8.62%) .NET

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 11 (9.48%) Apache
2 9 (7.76%) CMS
3 7 (6.03%) WordPress
4 2 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.86%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 4 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.86%) InVision
2 1 (0.86%) MS Office
2 1 (0.86%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (6.90%) Magento
2 2 (1.72%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.86%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.17%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (5.17%) Amazon S3
2 6 (5.17%) Azure Active Directory
2 6 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.17%) Office 365
2 6 (5.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 5 (4.31%) Route 53
4 3 (2.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (2.59%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 3 (2.59%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (2.59%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 3 (2.59%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (2.59%) PaaS
5 1 (0.86%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.86%) GitHub
5 1 (0.86%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.31%) DNS
2 3 (2.59%) Firewall
2 3 (2.59%) VPN
3 2 (1.72%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.86%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (48.28%) MySQL
2 6 (5.17%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (2.59%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (2.59%) MongoDB
3 3 (2.59%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.59%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.59%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.72%) Redis
5 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 32 (27.59%) Git (software)
2 12 (10.34%) gulp
3 11 (9.48%) Grunt
4 10 (8.62%) Aptana Studio
4 10 (8.62%) Firebug
4 10 (8.62%) PhpStorm
5 2 (1.72%) git-flow
5 2 (1.72%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.72%) Xcode
6 1 (0.86%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.86%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.86%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.86%) JIRA
6 1 (0.86%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (0.86%) Mocha
6 1 (0.86%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.86%) Subversion
6 1 (0.86%) Vagrant
General
1 34 (29.31%) Advertising
2 17 (14.66%) Marketing
3 4 (3.45%) Games
4 3 (2.59%) Banking
4 3 (2.59%) Finance
4 3 (2.59%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.72%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.72%) Retail
6 1 (0.86%) Law
Job Titles
1 90 (77.59%) Developer
2 61 (52.59%) PHP Developer
3 15 (12.93%) Java Developer
4 14 (12.07%) Senior Developer
5 9 (7.76%) MySQL Developer
6 6 (5.17%) Cloud Engineer
6 6 (5.17%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (5.17%) Senior PHP Developer
7 5 (4.31%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (4.31%) Junior
7 5 (4.31%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 4 (3.45%) Full Stack Developer
8 4 (3.45%) HTML CSS Developer
8 4 (3.45%) HTML Developer
8 4 (3.45%) Software Engineer
9 3 (2.59%) Active Directory Engineer
9 3 (2.59%) Azure Engineer
9 3 (2.59%) Office 365 Engineer
9 3 (2.59%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (2.59%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (50.86%) CSS
1 59 (50.86%) HTML
2 24 (20.69%) jQuery
3 16 (13.79%) Laravel
4 14 (12.07%) HTML5
4 14 (12.07%) JSON
5 13 (11.21%) XML
6 10 (8.62%) .NET
6 10 (8.62%) AngularJS
6 10 (8.62%) Hibernate
6 10 (8.62%) Spring
7 9 (7.76%) LAMP
8 8 (6.90%) Node.js
8 8 (6.90%) REST
9 7 (6.03%) CSS3
9 7 (6.03%) Symfony
10 6 (5.17%) WAP
11 5 (4.31%) React
11 5 (4.31%) SOAP
12 4 (3.45%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.48%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (4.31%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.45%) User Experience
4 2 (1.72%) Clustering
4 2 (1.72%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.72%) Driving Licence
4 2 (1.72%) iPad
4 2 (1.72%) iPhone
4 2 (1.72%) Replication
5 1 (0.86%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.86%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.86%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 37 (31.90%) Linux
2 8 (6.90%) CentOS
3 7 (6.03%) Windows
4 6 (5.17%) Android
4 6 (5.17%) Unix
4 6 (5.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (5.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (4.31%) Ubuntu
5 5 (4.31%) Windows Server
6 4 (3.45%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.86%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (40.52%) Web Development
2 34 (29.31%) MVC
2 34 (29.31%) OOP
3 30 (25.86%) OO
4 26 (22.41%) E-Commerce
5 13 (11.21%) DevOps
6 12 (10.34%) Software Engineering
7 11 (9.48%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (9.48%) Digital Marketing
7 11 (9.48%) OO PHP
8 9 (7.76%) Open Source
9 7 (6.03%) Front End Development
9 7 (6.03%) TDD
9 7 (6.03%) Web Design
10 5 (4.31%) BDD
10 5 (4.31%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (3.45%) Data Protection
11 4 (3.45%) Mobile Application Development
11 4 (3.45%) Presales
11 4 (3.45%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 79 (68.10%) JavaScript
2 45 (38.79%) Java
3 26 (22.41%) SQL
4 9 (7.76%) Python
5 8 (6.90%) Perl
6 6 (5.17%) Ruby
7 4 (3.45%) Bash Shell
7 4 (3.45%) C#
7 4 (3.45%) Clojure
7 4 (3.45%) Scala
8 1 (0.86%) ES6
8 1 (0.86%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 8 (6.90%) Degree
2 2 (1.72%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.86%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 7 (6.03%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.31%) Docker
2 5 (4.31%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (2.59%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.86%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (3.45%) Puppet
2 2 (1.72%) Ansible
3 1 (0.86%) cPanel
3 1 (0.86%) Nagios
3 1 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (7.76%) Zend
2 7 (6.03%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.17%) Citrix
4 4 (3.45%) VMware
5 2 (1.72%) Adobe
5 2 (1.72%) Oracle
5 2 (1.72%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.86%) Apple
6 1 (0.86%) Facebook
6 1 (0.86%) Google
6 1 (0.86%) Twitter
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Billingham, Cleveland
Hospitality Guaranteed Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £32,000 per annum dependent on experience and skills.
Posted: 10 hours ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
North East England
Pearson Frank
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
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X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 40k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Pearson Frank
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Package
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Pearson Frank
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
North East England
Pearson Frank
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle
Guru Careers
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sunderland
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Pearson Frank
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago