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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 49 100 51
Rank change year-on-year +51 -49  
Permanent jobs citing PHP 58 46 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 4.73% 2.36% 4.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.12% 5.33% 13.29%
Number of salaries quoted 52 41 106
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £83,750
UK excluding London median salary £35,556 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -1.23% +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 Reading with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 636 863 820
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 51.92% 44.35% 34.34%
Number of salaries quoted 492 785 713
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP in Reading

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 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 Reading region with a requirement for PHP.

1 68 (61.26%) Python
2 63 (56.76%) HTML
2 63 (56.76%) CSS
3 58 (52.25%) JavaScript
4 46 (41.44%) jQuery
5 45 (40.54%) Linux
6 38 (34.23%) MySQL
7 35 (31.53%) Drupal
8 34 (30.63%) Data Protection
9 32 (28.83%) Perl
9 32 (28.83%) OOP
10 31 (27.93%) LAMP
11 25 (22.52%) Java
12 24 (21.62%) Apache
12 24 (21.62%) Ajax
13 23 (20.72%) Agile Software Development
14 21 (18.92%) SaaS
15 20 (18.02%) CodeIgniter
16 19 (17.12%) Zend
16 19 (17.12%) WordPress
17 18 (16.22%) Degree
18 17 (15.32%) Web Development
18 17 (15.32%) Bash Shell
18 17 (15.32%) Puppet
19 16 (14.41%) SQL
19 16 (14.41%) .NET
19 16 (14.41%) TCP/IP
19 16 (14.41%) Web Application Development
19 16 (14.41%) Ruby
20 15 (13.51%) MVC

PHP
Top Related 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 35 (31.53%) Drupal
2 24 (21.62%) Apache
3 19 (17.12%) WordPress
4 6 (5.41%) CMS
5 5 (4.50%) nginx
6 4 (3.60%) Eucalyptus
6 4 (3.60%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.80%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.80%) IIS
7 2 (1.80%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.90%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (0.90%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.80%) Magento
2 1 (0.90%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 21 (18.92%) SaaS
2 6 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.50%) Force.com
3 5 (4.50%) GitHub
3 5 (4.50%) Oracle CX
4 4 (3.60%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.90%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.41%) TCP/IP
2 10 (9.01%) Firewall
3 8 (7.21%) HTTP
4 7 (6.31%) SSL
5 5 (4.50%) DNS
6 3 (2.70%) BGP
6 3 (2.70%) Wireshark
7 2 (1.80%) Broadband
7 2 (1.80%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (1.80%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (1.80%) DHCP
7 2 (1.80%) Junos
7 2 (1.80%) MPLS
7 2 (1.80%) OSPF
7 2 (1.80%) VoIP
8 1 (0.90%) FTP
8 1 (0.90%) ISDN
8 1 (0.90%) ISUP
8 1 (0.90%) PBX
8 1 (0.90%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (34.23%) MySQL
2 7 (6.31%) SQL Server
3 6 (5.41%) Hadoop
4 4 (3.60%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.80%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.90%) Big Data
6 1 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.90%) Endeca
6 1 (0.90%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.90%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.90%) QGIS
6 1 (0.90%) QlikView
6 1 (0.90%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.90%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (12.61%) Git (software)
2 11 (9.91%) Subversion
3 5 (4.50%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.70%) WinDbg
General
1 6 (5.41%) Advertising
1 6 (5.41%) Finance
1 6 (5.41%) Telecoms
2 5 (4.50%) Banking
3 3 (2.70%) Billing
4 2 (1.80%) Back Office
4 2 (1.80%) Retail
Job Titles
1 78 (70.27%) Developer
2 23 (20.72%) Drupal Developer
3 20 (18.02%) PHP Developer
4 17 (15.32%) Senior Developer
5 12 (10.81%) Administrator
5 12 (10.81%) Lead Developer
5 12 (10.81%) Systems Administrator
6 11 (9.91%) LAMP Developer
7 10 (9.01%) Senior LAMP Developer
7 10 (9.01%) Software Developer
7 10 (9.01%) Web Developer
8 9 (8.11%) Linux Administrator
8 9 (8.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 8 (7.21%) Graduate
10 7 (6.31%) Analyst
10 7 (6.31%) Graduate Developer
11 6 (5.41%) Java Developer
12 5 (4.50%) Senior Linux Administrator
12 5 (4.50%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
12 5 (4.50%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (56.76%) CSS
1 63 (56.76%) HTML
2 46 (41.44%) jQuery
3 31 (27.93%) LAMP
4 24 (21.62%) Ajax
5 20 (18.02%) CodeIgniter
6 16 (14.41%) .NET
7 14 (12.61%) XML
8 13 (11.71%) AngularJS
9 11 (9.91%) Web Services
10 10 (9.01%) SOAP
11 9 (8.11%) Backbone.js
12 7 (6.31%) .NET Framework
12 7 (6.31%) Symfony
12 7 (6.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (4.50%) JSP
13 5 (4.50%) Laravel
13 5 (4.50%) Visualforce
14 4 (3.60%) HTML5
14 4 (3.60%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.71%) Computer Science
2 8 (7.21%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.60%) Enterprise Cloud
3 4 (3.60%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.70%) Cyber Attack
5 2 (1.80%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.80%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.90%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.90%) Clustering
6 1 (0.90%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (0.90%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.90%) Handset
6 1 (0.90%) iPad
6 1 (0.90%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.90%) Replication
6 1 (0.90%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 45 (40.54%) Linux
2 13 (11.71%) Windows
3 12 (10.81%) Unix
4 8 (7.21%) CentOS
5 7 (6.31%) Debian
6 5 (4.50%) Oracle Linux
7 4 (3.60%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.90%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.90%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.90%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.90%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (30.63%) Data Protection
2 32 (28.83%) OOP
3 23 (20.72%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (15.32%) Web Development
5 16 (14.41%) Web Application Development
6 15 (13.51%) MVC
7 13 (11.71%) DevOps
8 11 (9.91%) OO
9 10 (9.01%) Configuration Management
9 10 (9.01%) Scrum
10 8 (7.21%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (7.21%) Open Source
11 7 (6.31%) Cybersecurity
11 7 (6.31%) SDLC
12 6 (5.41%) Front End Development
12 6 (5.41%) OO PHP
12 6 (5.41%) Service Delivery
13 5 (4.50%) High Availability
13 5 (4.50%) Risk Management
13 5 (4.50%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 68 (61.26%) Python
2 58 (52.25%) JavaScript
3 32 (28.83%) Perl
4 25 (22.52%) Java
5 17 (15.32%) Bash Shell
6 16 (14.41%) Ruby
6 16 (14.41%) SQL
7 10 (9.01%) C#
8 7 (6.31%) PowerShell
9 6 (5.41%) Shell Script
10 5 (4.50%) Apex Code
11 4 (3.60%) C
11 4 (3.60%) C++
12 1 (0.90%) Go
12 1 (0.90%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.90%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (16.22%) Degree
2 2 (1.80%) CCIE
2 2 (1.80%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (1.80%) JNCIE
3 1 (0.90%) CISA
3 1 (0.90%) CISM
3 1 (0.90%) CISSP
3 1 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.60%) QA
2 2 (1.80%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.90%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.90%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.50%) KVM
2 4 (3.60%) GlusterFS
2 4 (3.60%) Varnish
3 2 (1.80%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.80%) Docker
4 1 (0.90%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (15.32%) Puppet
2 8 (7.21%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (5.41%) Ansible
4 5 (4.50%) Graphite
5 4 (3.60%) Cacti
5 4 (3.60%) Ganglia
5 4 (3.60%) Nagios
5 4 (3.60%) OpenView
5 4 (3.60%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 3 (2.70%) Salt
7 1 (0.90%) vMotion
7 1 (0.90%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (17.12%) Zend
2 9 (8.11%) Oracle
3 7 (6.31%) Red Hat
4 5 (4.50%) Sun
5 4 (3.60%) Blue Coat
5 4 (3.60%) BMC
5 4 (3.60%) F5
5 4 (3.60%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.60%) Splunk
6 3 (2.70%) Cisco
6 3 (2.70%) Juniper
6 3 (2.70%) VMware
7 2 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.90%) Acme Packet
8 1 (0.90%) Apple
8 1 (0.90%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (0.90%) Google
8 1 (0.90%) HP
8 1 (0.90%) Polycom
8 1 (0.90%) Sonus
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