Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 43 30
Rank change year-on-year -32 -13 +57
Permanent jobs citing PHP 82 188 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.53% 5.43% 6.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.91% 13.14% 16.53%
Number of salaries quoted 88 174 304
Reading median annual salary £41,250 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.50% +11.11% +20.00%
10th Percentile £24,775 £33,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £59,750 £67,500 £57,500
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +20.00%

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 Reading with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1186 1431 1857
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 51.08% 41.30% 40.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1031 1264 1607
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,575 £28,900
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £66,250
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Reading

PHP
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for PHP in Reading

PHP
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in Reading over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Reading region with a requirement for PHP.

1 40 (48.78%) JavaScript
2 35 (42.68%) CSS
3 34 (41.46%) HTML
3 34 (41.46%) Python
4 31 (37.80%) SQL
5 28 (34.15%) MySQL
5 28 (34.15%) Linux
6 24 (29.27%) AngularJS
7 22 (26.83%) Web Development
8 21 (25.61%) jQuery
9 20 (24.39%) Laravel
10 19 (23.17%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (20.73%) Degree
11 17 (20.73%) Puppet
12 16 (19.51%) Git (software)
12 16 (19.51%) SOAP
13 15 (18.29%) CRM
13 15 (18.29%) MVC
13 15 (18.29%) CMS
13 15 (18.29%) Debian
13 15 (18.29%) Node.js
13 15 (18.29%) Bash Shell
13 15 (18.29%) Opscode Chef
14 13 (15.85%) Computer Science
14 13 (15.85%) Web Services
14 13 (15.85%) OOP
14 13 (15.85%) OO
14 13 (15.85%) Ansible
15 12 (14.63%) Docker
15 12 (14.63%) DevOps

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 15 (18.29%) CMS
2 12 (14.63%) Drupal
3 7 (8.54%) nginx
4 2 (2.44%) Magnolia
4 2 (2.44%) WordPress
5 1 (1.22%) Apache
5 1 (1.22%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.22%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 5 (6.10%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (6.10%) NetSuite
2 2 (2.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.54%) SaaS
2 5 (6.10%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.66%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (34.15%) MySQL
2 8 (9.76%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.10%) Redis
4 3 (3.66%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.66%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.22%) GIS
5 1 (1.22%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (19.51%) Git (software)
2 9 (10.98%) Jenkins
3 5 (6.10%) GitLab
4 2 (2.44%) Axure RP
4 2 (2.44%) ProtoShare
5 1 (1.22%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.22%) FishEye
5 1 (1.22%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.22%) JIRA
5 1 (1.22%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.22%) Subversion
General
1 7 (8.54%) Automotive
2 4 (4.88%) Back Office
2 4 (4.88%) Billing
3 3 (3.66%) Marketing
3 3 (3.66%) Retail
4 2 (2.44%) Advertising
4 2 (2.44%) Finance
4 2 (2.44%) Publishing
5 1 (1.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (59.76%) Developer
2 33 (40.24%) PHP Developer
3 15 (18.29%) Web Developer
4 14 (17.07%) PHP Web Developer
5 12 (14.63%) DevOps Engineer
5 12 (14.63%) Graduate
6 9 (10.98%) Graduate Developer
7 8 (9.76%) Graduate PHP Developer
8 7 (8.54%) Analyst
8 7 (8.54%) Software Developer
8 7 (8.54%) Support Analyst
9 6 (7.32%) CRM Analyst
9 6 (7.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 6 (7.32%) Graduate Web Developer
9 6 (7.32%) Java Developer
10 5 (6.10%) .NET Software Developer
10 5 (6.10%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 5 (6.10%) Python Developer
10 5 (6.10%) SQL Analyst
10 5 (6.10%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (42.68%) CSS
2 34 (41.46%) HTML
3 24 (29.27%) AngularJS
4 21 (25.61%) jQuery
5 20 (24.39%) Laravel
6 16 (19.51%) SOAP
7 15 (18.29%) Node.js
8 13 (15.85%) Web Services
9 11 (13.41%) Ajax
9 11 (13.41%) HTML5
10 10 (12.20%) Symfony
11 9 (10.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (8.54%) XML
13 6 (7.32%) CSS3
13 6 (7.32%) RESTful
14 5 (6.10%) .NET
14 5 (6.10%) .NET Framework
14 5 (6.10%) Backbone.js
14 5 (6.10%) Visualforce
14 5 (6.10%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.85%) Computer Science
2 10 (12.20%) Data Centre
3 8 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (8.54%) Life Science
5 3 (3.66%) User Experience
6 2 (2.44%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.44%) Social Media
7 1 (1.22%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 28 (34.15%) Linux
2 15 (18.29%) Debian
3 10 (12.20%) CentOS
3 10 (12.20%) Ubuntu
4 2 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.22%) Android
5 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (26.83%) Web Development
2 19 (23.17%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (18.29%) CRM
3 15 (18.29%) MVC
4 13 (15.85%) OO
4 13 (15.85%) OOP
5 12 (14.63%) DevOps
6 11 (13.41%) Content Development
7 8 (9.76%) Mathematics
8 7 (8.54%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (8.54%) Line Management
8 7 (8.54%) Scrum
9 6 (7.32%) Front End Development
9 6 (7.32%) Web Application Development
10 5 (6.10%) E-Commerce
10 5 (6.10%) Migration
10 5 (6.10%) TDD
11 3 (3.66%) OO PHP
11 3 (3.66%) Responsive Web Design
12 2 (2.44%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 40 (48.78%) JavaScript
2 34 (41.46%) Python
3 31 (37.80%) SQL
4 15 (18.29%) Bash Shell
5 11 (13.41%) Java
6 10 (12.20%) Perl
6 10 (12.20%) Ruby
7 6 (7.32%) C#
7 6 (7.32%) ES6
8 5 (6.10%) Apex Code
9 2 (2.44%) C
9 2 (2.44%) C++
10 1 (1.22%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 17 (20.73%) Degree
2 6 (7.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.22%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.22%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (1.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.44%) WAI
System Software
1 12 (14.63%) Docker
2 5 (6.10%) Hyper-V
2 5 (6.10%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (20.73%) Puppet
2 15 (18.29%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (15.85%) Ansible
4 12 (14.63%) ZABBIX
5 5 (6.10%) logstash
Vendors
1 9 (10.98%) Red Hat
2 7 (8.54%) VMware
2 7 (8.54%) Zend
3 5 (6.10%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.10%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (6.10%) SAP
4 3 (3.66%) Cisco
5 2 (2.44%) Avid
5 2 (2.44%) Google
6 1 (1.22%) CyberSource
6 1 (1.22%) Facebook
6 1 (1.22%) Juniper
6 1 (1.22%) Oracle
6 1 (1.22%) Sybase
6 1 (1.22%) Twitter