The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
England / South East
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 38 46
Rank change year-on-year -11 +8  
Permanent jobs citing PHP 763 1160 1159
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 5.27% 6.36% 5.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.61% 11.89% 11.15%
Number of salaries quoted 688 1041 955
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  

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 South East with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 7940 9753 10390
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 54.83% 53.51% 48.76%
Number of salaries quoted 6922 8708 8876
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South 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 South East

PHP
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for PHP in the South East

PHP
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in the South East over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP in the South East

PHP
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Hampshire -10 177 £40,000 +8.10% 29
Surrey -11 129 £43,500 +8.75% 19
East Sussex +6 117 £45,000 +28.57% 22
Berkshire -34 104 £45,000 +12.50% 21
Oxfordshire +7 95 £36,000 -10.00% 13
Kent +4 57 £30,000 -14.28% 11
West Sussex -3 53 £35,000 +12.00% 10
Buckinghamshire -48 27 £31,500 -21.25% 7
M4 Corridor -5 4 - -
Middlesex +2 2 £68,750 +52.77%
PHP
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 South East region with a requirement for PHP.

1 1036 (66.97%) JavaScript
2 958 (61.93%) HTML
3 932 (60.25%) CSS
4 644 (41.63%) MySQL
5 584 (37.75%) Web Development
6 521 (33.68%) Linux
7 441 (28.51%) jQuery
8 379 (24.50%) Agile Software Development
9 349 (22.56%) SQL
10 333 (21.53%) MVC
11 304 (19.65%) Java
12 299 (19.33%) HTML5
13 286 (18.49%) Python
14 274 (17.71%) AngularJS
15 265 (17.13%) Git (software)
16 262 (16.94%) .NET
17 259 (16.74%) Front End Development
18 257 (16.61%) OOP
19 256 (16.55%) LAMP
20 233 (15.06%) OO
21 227 (14.67%) Degree
22 200 (12.93%) CSS3
23 193 (12.48%) Zend
24 188 (12.15%) SQL Server
25 185 (11.96%) Perl
25 185 (11.96%) C#
25 185 (11.96%) Symfony
26 180 (11.64%) Laravel
27 173 (11.18%) Drupal
27 173 (11.18%) WordPress

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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
1 173 (11.18%) Drupal
1 173 (11.18%) WordPress
2 170 (10.99%) Apache
3 143 (9.24%) CMS
4 41 (2.65%) nginx
5 31 (2.00%) OpenStack
6 26 (1.68%) Tomcat
7 24 (1.55%) Elasticsearch
7 24 (1.55%) SharePoint
8 10 (0.65%) Confluence
9 9 (0.58%) ArcGIS
9 9 (0.58%) JBoss
10 8 (0.52%) Apache Solr
10 8 (0.52%) WebSphere
11 7 (0.45%) Cloud Foundry
11 7 (0.45%) GeoServer
11 7 (0.45%) Joomla!
11 7 (0.45%) SilverStripe
12 6 (0.39%) IIS
12 6 (0.39%) Moodle
Applications
1 57 (3.68%) Photoshop
2 27 (1.75%) Adobe Illustrator
3 26 (1.68%) Microsoft Excel
4 11 (0.71%) Microsoft Office
5 7 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (0.32%) InDesign
7 2 (0.13%) GIMP
8 1 (0.065%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 71 (4.59%) Magento
2 27 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 16 (1.03%) Exstream
4 14 (0.90%) Payment Gateway
5 7 (0.45%) Visualfiles
6 5 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (0.26%) NetSuite
8 3 (0.19%) WebTrends
9 2 (0.13%) Fredhopper
9 2 (0.13%) iTrent
9 2 (0.13%) ResourceLink
10 1 (0.065%) Cerner Millennium
10 1 (0.065%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (0.065%) Eloqua
10 1 (0.065%) OpenCart
10 1 (0.065%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 119 (7.69%) SaaS
2 69 (4.46%) Amazon AWS
3 44 (2.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 40 (2.59%) GitHub
5 26 (1.68%) Office 365
6 24 (1.55%) PaaS
7 16 (1.03%) Dynamics 365
7 16 (1.03%) IaaS
8 13 (0.84%) Google Analytics
9 10 (0.65%) Trello
10 9 (0.58%) Force.com
11 5 (0.32%) Amazon S3
11 5 (0.32%) Heroku
11 5 (0.32%) iPaaS
12 4 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
12 4 (0.26%) Oracle Service Cloud
13 3 (0.19%) Google App Engine
13 3 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
14 2 (0.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 2 (0.13%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 53 (3.43%) DNS
2 29 (1.87%) HTTP
3 27 (1.75%) TCP/IP
4 26 (1.68%) Internet
4 26 (1.68%) SSL
5 21 (1.36%) Firewall
6 19 (1.23%) FTP
7 15 (0.97%) LDAP
8 13 (0.84%) Intranet
8 13 (0.84%) Wireshark
9 10 (0.65%) DHCP
9 10 (0.65%) SMTP
10 9 (0.58%) SSH
11 8 (0.52%) LAN
11 8 (0.52%) WAN
12 6 (0.39%) tcpdump
13 5 (0.32%) IMAP
14 3 (0.19%) Remote Desktop
14 3 (0.19%) SNMP
14 3 (0.19%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 644 (41.63%) MySQL
2 188 (12.15%) SQL Server
3 72 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
4 67 (4.33%) MongoDB
5 44 (2.84%) Relational Database
6 43 (2.78%) NoSQL
7 31 (2.00%) Redis
8 25 (1.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 24 (1.55%) Big Data
10 15 (0.97%) MariaDB
10 15 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
11 14 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 13 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
13 12 (0.78%) Oracle Database
14 10 (0.65%) Pentaho
14 10 (0.65%) QGIS
15 8 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
15 8 (0.52%) SQLite
16 7 (0.45%) MS Access
16 7 (0.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 265 (17.13%) Git (software)
2 75 (4.85%) Jenkins
3 70 (4.52%) Subversion
4 32 (2.07%) PHPUnit
5 31 (2.00%) JIRA
6 27 (1.75%) gulp
7 16 (1.03%) Bitbucket
7 16 (1.03%) Vagrant
8 15 (0.97%) PhpStorm
9 13 (0.84%) Grunt
10 12 (0.78%) GitLab
11 11 (0.71%) IDA Disassembler
11 11 (0.71%) OllyDbg
11 11 (0.71%) WinDbg
12 10 (0.65%) Redmine
12 10 (0.65%) Visual Studio
13 8 (0.52%) Selenium
14 7 (0.45%) Bower
14 7 (0.45%) JMeter
14 7 (0.45%) NetBeans
General
1 139 (8.99%) Marketing
2 136 (8.79%) Finance
3 54 (3.49%) Retail
4 53 (3.43%) Advertising
5 42 (2.71%) Games
6 30 (1.94%) Telecoms
7 27 (1.75%) Manufacturing
8 21 (1.36%) Legal
9 20 (1.29%) Automotive
10 19 (1.23%) Publishing
11 17 (1.10%) Banking
12 11 (0.71%) Electronics
13 8 (0.52%) Digital Economy
14 2 (0.13%) Back Office
14 2 (0.13%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.13%) Online Betting
14 2 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.065%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.065%) Law
15 1 (0.065%) Military
Job Titles
1 1150 (74.34%) Developer
2 530 (34.26%) PHP Developer
3 397 (25.66%) Web Developer
4 178 (11.51%) PHP Web Developer
5 159 (10.28%) JavaScript Developer
6 150 (9.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 118 (7.63%) Senior Developer
8 113 (7.30%) Software Developer
9 104 (6.72%) HTML Developer
10 74 (4.78%) .NET Developer
11 67 (4.33%) Full Stack Developer
11 67 (4.33%) HTML CSS Developer
11 67 (4.33%) Junior
12 65 (4.20%) MySQL Developer
13 60 (3.88%) Senior PHP Developer
14 59 (3.81%) Java Developer
15 57 (3.68%) Junior Developer
15 57 (3.68%) PHP MySQL Developer
16 54 (3.49%) Administrator
17 52 (3.36%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 958 (61.93%) HTML
2 932 (60.25%) CSS
3 441 (28.51%) jQuery
4 299 (19.33%) HTML5
5 274 (17.71%) AngularJS
6 262 (16.94%) .NET
7 256 (16.55%) LAMP
8 200 (12.93%) CSS3
9 185 (11.96%) Symfony
10 180 (11.64%) Laravel
11 169 (10.92%) Ajax
12 158 (10.21%) XML
13 134 (8.66%) Node.js
14 121 (7.82%) ASP.NET
15 119 (7.69%) Web Services
16 113 (7.30%) Sass
17 80 (5.17%) SOAP
18 76 (4.91%) JSON
19 74 (4.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 73 (4.72%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 143 (9.24%) Computer Science
2 107 (6.92%) User Experience
3 99 (6.40%) Mobile App
4 66 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
5 46 (2.97%) Greenfield Project
6 23 (1.49%) Linux Command Line
7 18 (1.16%) Data Centre
8 16 (1.03%) BBC
8 16 (1.03%) Fintech
8 16 (1.03%) FMCG
9 13 (0.84%) NHS
9 13 (0.84%) Public Cloud
10 12 (0.78%) Life Science
11 11 (0.71%) Cyber Kill Chain
11 11 (0.71%) Data Structures
11 11 (0.71%) iPad
12 10 (0.65%) AS400
13 9 (0.58%) iSeries
14 8 (0.52%) Algorithms
14 8 (0.52%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 521 (33.68%) Linux
2 171 (11.05%) Windows
3 75 (4.85%) Unix
4 67 (4.33%) Ubuntu
5 55 (3.56%) Android
6 45 (2.91%) Apple iOS
6 45 (2.91%) CentOS
7 40 (2.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 33 (2.13%) Windows Server
9 20 (1.29%) Debian
10 19 (1.23%) Solaris
11 13 (0.84%) AIX
12 9 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (0.45%) Mac OS
15 6 (0.39%) Windows 2000 Server
16 4 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
16 4 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
17 3 (0.19%) VMS
17 3 (0.19%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 584 (37.75%) Web Development
2 379 (24.50%) Agile Software Development
3 333 (21.53%) MVC
4 259 (16.74%) Front End Development
5 257 (16.61%) OOP
6 233 (15.06%) OO
7 151 (9.76%) E-Commerce
8 142 (9.18%) DevOps
9 133 (8.60%) Software Engineering
10 115 (7.43%) Open Source
11 111 (7.18%) Scrum
12 102 (6.59%) Mentoring
13 94 (6.08%) TDD
14 91 (5.88%) OO PHP
15 83 (5.37%) Mathematics
16 70 (4.52%) Continuous Integration
16 70 (4.52%) CRM
17 54 (3.49%) Web Design
18 51 (3.30%) Data Protection
19 47 (3.04%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1036 (66.97%) JavaScript
2 349 (22.56%) SQL
3 304 (19.65%) Java
4 286 (18.49%) Python
5 185 (11.96%) C#
5 185 (11.96%) Perl
6 169 (10.92%) Ruby
7 90 (5.82%) C++
8 53 (3.43%) Bash Shell
8 53 (3.43%) PowerShell
9 51 (3.30%) PHP 5
10 49 (3.17%) VB.NET
11 37 (2.39%) C
12 27 (1.75%) PHP 7
13 24 (1.55%) VBA
14 18 (1.16%) ES6
15 14 (0.90%) Shell Script
15 14 (0.90%) T-SQL
16 13 (0.84%) CoffeeScript
16 13 (0.84%) PHP 4
Qualifications
1 227 (14.67%) Degree
2 32 (2.07%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (0.65%) DBS Check
5 7 (0.45%) Security Cleared
6 6 (0.39%) MCSD
6 6 (0.39%) RHCA
7 5 (0.32%) PhD
8 4 (0.26%) CCNA
8 4 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (0.26%) Numerate Degree
9 3 (0.19%) CISSP
9 3 (0.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.13%) CISM
10 2 (0.13%) ISEB
10 2 (0.13%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.13%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.065%) OCP
11 1 (0.065%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.065%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (1.81%) QA
2 4 (0.26%) WCAG
3 2 (0.13%) HL7
3 2 (0.13%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.13%) WAI
4 1 (0.065%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.065%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.065%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.065%) SLA
System Software
1 62 (4.01%) Docker
2 29 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (1.36%) Hyper-V
4 16 (1.03%) Active Directory
5 10 (0.65%) NFS
6 8 (0.52%) Xen
7 7 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (0.32%) KVM
8 5 (0.32%) Postfix
9 4 (0.26%) vSphere
10 3 (0.19%) SpamAssassin
11 2 (0.13%) DFS Replication
11 2 (0.13%) FreeRADIUS
11 2 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.13%) Sendmail
11 2 (0.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 1 (0.065%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 99 (6.40%) Puppet
2 64 (4.14%) Ansible
3 44 (2.84%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (0.90%) Kubernetes
5 11 (0.71%) ZABBIX
6 10 (0.65%) SCCM
7 8 (0.52%) logstash
8 7 (0.45%) HAProxy
8 7 (0.45%) Nagios
8 7 (0.45%) Terraform
9 5 (0.32%) Capistrano
9 5 (0.32%) Packer
10 4 (0.26%) cPanel
11 2 (0.13%) FreeIPA
11 2 (0.13%) Graphite
11 2 (0.13%) Red Hat Satellite
11 2 (0.13%) Tivoli
11 2 (0.13%) WSUS
12 1 (0.065%) Control-M
12 1 (0.065%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 193 (12.48%) Zend
2 140 (9.05%) Microsoft
3 79 (5.11%) Oracle
4 51 (3.30%) Red Hat
5 39 (2.52%) Google
5 39 (2.52%) VMware
6 19 (1.23%) Adobe
7 18 (1.16%) HP
8 16 (1.03%) OpenText
9 14 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
10 11 (0.71%) Atlassian
10 11 (0.71%) Freshdesk
11 10 (0.65%) Cognos
11 10 (0.65%) IBM
11 10 (0.65%) Sony
12 9 (0.58%) SAP
13 7 (0.45%) Apple
13 7 (0.45%) New Relic
14 6 (0.39%) Facebook
14 6 (0.39%) Twitter
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 PA
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ninesharp
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Petersfield, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Westerham, Kent
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Perkbo
Posted: Yesterday
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Premier Media
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £24k plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive salary, great benefits and bonus.
Posted: 21 hours ago
West Sussex
Premier Media
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25K - £30K DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Flextime & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 23k
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
JobHoller
Salary: £50000 - £53000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum + £DOE + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday