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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
England / South East
Rank 48 45 50
Rank change year-on-year -3 +5  
Permanent jobs citing PHP 778 1049 1043
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 5.26% 5.46% 5.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.92% 10.71% 10.61%
Number of salaries quoted 692 970 912
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 South East with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 7842 9796 9830
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 52.98% 51.00% 48.40%
Number of salaries quoted 6763 8710 8499
Median salary £44,250 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.56% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

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 22 March 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 22 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
Hampshire -19 169 £35,000 - 29
Oxfordshire +32 142 £45,000 +5.88% 29
Berkshire +47 138 £42,000 -6.66% 19
Surrey -37 78 £37,500 -6.25% 20
East Sussex -8 75 £45,000 +12.50% 11
West Sussex +41 68 £38,492 +2.64% 10
Buckinghamshire +33 62 £38,500 -3.75% 7
Kent -2 44 £35,000 - 11
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 South East region with a requirement for PHP.

1 1104 (69.48%) JavaScript
2 995 (62.62%) HTML
3 949 (59.72%) CSS
4 717 (45.12%) MySQL
5 583 (36.69%) Web Development
6 563 (35.43%) Linux
7 479 (30.14%) jQuery
8 444 (27.94%) Agile Software Development
9 388 (24.42%) MVC
10 384 (24.17%) Java
11 338 (21.27%) SQL
12 325 (20.45%) LAMP
13 312 (19.63%) OOP
13 312 (19.63%) HTML5
14 305 (19.19%) OO
15 279 (17.56%) Python
16 273 (17.18%) Git (software)
17 264 (16.61%) AngularJS
18 244 (15.36%) .NET
19 242 (15.23%) Degree
20 229 (14.41%) Apache
21 226 (14.22%) Symfony
22 203 (12.78%) CSS3
23 199 (12.52%) Zend
24 193 (12.15%) Perl
24 193 (12.15%) XML
24 193 (12.15%) Front End Development
25 188 (11.83%) C#
26 173 (10.89%) WordPress
27 171 (10.76%) SQL Server

PHP
Top Related 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
1 229 (14.41%) Apache
2 173 (10.89%) WordPress
3 165 (10.38%) Drupal
4 123 (7.74%) CMS
5 47 (2.96%) Tomcat
6 40 (2.52%) nginx
7 32 (2.01%) OpenStack
8 31 (1.95%) Elasticsearch
9 23 (1.45%) JBoss
10 12 (0.76%) Joomla!
11 11 (0.69%) Apache Solr
12 10 (0.63%) SilverStripe
13 9 (0.57%) ArcGIS
14 8 (0.50%) MS Exchange
15 7 (0.44%) Cloud Foundry
15 7 (0.44%) GeoServer
15 7 (0.44%) WebSphere
16 5 (0.31%) Moodle
17 4 (0.25%) concrete5
17 4 (0.25%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 56 (3.52%) Photoshop
2 43 (2.71%) MS Excel
3 12 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 9 (0.57%) MS Office
5 4 (0.25%) InVision
6 1 (0.063%) CATIA
6 1 (0.063%) GIMP
6 1 (0.063%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 70 (4.41%) Magento
2 21 (1.32%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.063%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.063%) Fredhopper
4 1 (0.063%) Kissmetrics
4 1 (0.063%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.063%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 107 (6.73%) SaaS
2 78 (4.91%) Amazon AWS
3 45 (2.83%) GitHub
4 20 (1.26%) Amazon EC2
5 19 (1.20%) Google Analytics
6 11 (0.69%) PaaS
7 10 (0.63%) IaaS
8 9 (0.57%) Google App Engine
8 9 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
8 9 (0.57%) Office 365
9 8 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
10 7 (0.44%) Oracle CX
11 5 (0.31%) Amazon S3
11 5 (0.31%) Force.com
11 5 (0.31%) Heroku
12 3 (0.19%) AdWords
12 3 (0.19%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 3 (0.19%) MailChimp
12 3 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
12 3 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 55 (3.46%) DNS
2 41 (2.58%) TCP/IP
3 39 (2.45%) SSL
4 37 (2.33%) Internet
5 35 (2.20%) LDAP
6 32 (2.01%) HTTP
7 28 (1.76%) DHCP
8 22 (1.38%) Firewall
8 22 (1.38%) SMTP
9 19 (1.20%) IMAP
9 19 (1.20%) POP3
10 11 (0.69%) Unified Communications
11 10 (0.63%) SSH
12 9 (0.57%) RTSP
13 6 (0.38%) VoIP
13 6 (0.38%) VPN
14 5 (0.31%) FTP
15 4 (0.25%) Wireshark
16 3 (0.19%) SNMP
16 3 (0.19%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 717 (45.12%) MySQL
2 171 (10.76%) SQL Server
3 72 (4.53%) Relational Database
4 70 (4.41%) PostgreSQL
5 62 (3.90%) Big Data
6 59 (3.71%) NoSQL
7 53 (3.34%) MongoDB
8 17 (1.07%) Redis
9 15 (0.94%) Oracle Database
10 14 (0.88%) MariaDB
11 13 (0.82%) Hadoop
12 12 (0.76%) Apache Cassandra
13 11 (0.69%) Amazon RDS
13 11 (0.69%) phpMyAdmin
14 10 (0.63%) Oracle9i Database
14 10 (0.63%) QGIS
15 9 (0.57%) BigQuery
16 6 (0.38%) DTS
16 6 (0.38%) SQLite
17 5 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 273 (17.18%) Git (software)
2 93 (5.85%) Subversion
3 75 (4.72%) Jenkins
4 33 (2.08%) Vagrant
5 30 (1.89%) PHPUnit
6 20 (1.26%) gulp
7 18 (1.13%) Grunt
8 13 (0.82%) JIRA
9 10 (0.63%) Maven
10 7 (0.44%) JMeter
11 6 (0.38%) Bower
11 6 (0.38%) git-flow
11 6 (0.38%) Mercurial
11 6 (0.38%) Selenium
12 5 (0.31%) Visual Studio
13 4 (0.25%) Axure RP
13 4 (0.25%) Selenium IDE
13 4 (0.25%) Trac
13 4 (0.25%) WebDriver
14 3 (0.19%) WinDbg
General
1 119 (7.49%) Finance
2 100 (6.29%) Marketing
3 64 (4.03%) Retail
4 62 (3.90%) Games
5 58 (3.65%) Advertising
6 40 (2.52%) Telecoms
7 37 (2.33%) Banking
8 27 (1.70%) Publishing
9 22 (1.38%) Manufacturing
10 21 (1.32%) Legal
11 11 (0.69%) Electronics
12 10 (0.63%) Music Industry
13 9 (0.57%) Automotive
14 3 (0.19%) Billing
15 2 (0.13%) Back Office
15 2 (0.13%) Multimedia
16 1 (0.063%) Aerospace
16 1 (0.063%) Law
16 1 (0.063%) Local Government
16 1 (0.063%) Military
Job Titles
1 1181 (74.32%) Developer
2 576 (36.25%) PHP Developer
3 360 (22.66%) Web Developer
4 174 (10.95%) Senior Developer
5 156 (9.82%) JavaScript Developer
6 145 (9.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 136 (8.56%) Software Developer
8 129 (8.12%) HTML Developer
9 123 (7.74%) PHP Web Developer
10 102 (6.42%) Senior PHP Developer
11 92 (5.79%) HTML CSS Developer
12 74 (4.66%) Junior
13 68 (4.28%) Administrator
14 64 (4.03%) Software Engineer
15 63 (3.96%) Senior Web Developer
16 62 (3.90%) Systems Administrator
17 60 (3.78%) Junior Developer
17 60 (3.78%) Lead Developer
18 59 (3.71%) MySQL Developer
19 58 (3.65%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 995 (62.62%) HTML
2 949 (59.72%) CSS
3 479 (30.14%) jQuery
4 325 (20.45%) LAMP
5 312 (19.63%) HTML5
6 264 (16.61%) AngularJS
7 244 (15.36%) .NET
8 226 (14.22%) Symfony
9 203 (12.78%) CSS3
10 193 (12.15%) XML
11 167 (10.51%) Web Services
12 162 (10.20%) Ajax
13 156 (9.82%) Laravel
14 104 (6.54%) ASP.NET
15 98 (6.17%) JSON
16 94 (5.92%) Sass
17 90 (5.66%) Node.js
18 88 (5.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 82 (5.16%) XHTML
20 80 (5.03%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 161 (10.13%) Computer Science
2 102 (6.42%) User Experience
3 89 (5.60%) Mobile App
4 48 (3.02%) Analytical Skills
5 44 (2.77%) Linux Command Line
6 20 (1.26%) BBC
7 16 (1.01%) Data Centre
8 15 (0.94%) Social Media
9 14 (0.88%) iPad
10 13 (0.82%) Algorithms
11 12 (0.76%) Life Science
12 11 (0.69%) NHS
13 10 (0.63%) Xbox
14 8 (0.50%) Data Structures
14 8 (0.50%) Graphic Design
15 7 (0.44%) Fintech
15 7 (0.44%) PMI
16 6 (0.38%) Augmented Reality
16 6 (0.38%) FMCG
16 6 (0.38%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 563 (35.43%) Linux
2 156 (9.82%) Windows
3 96 (6.04%) Unix
4 70 (4.41%) Android
5 68 (4.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 60 (3.78%) Apple iOS
7 55 (3.46%) CentOS
7 55 (3.46%) Ubuntu
8 20 (1.26%) Windows Server
9 19 (1.20%) Solaris
10 16 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (0.76%) Debian
12 10 (0.63%) Windows 2000 Server
13 9 (0.57%) Fedora
13 9 (0.57%) Mac OS
13 9 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (0.50%) AIX
14 8 (0.50%) FreeBSD
15 7 (0.44%) VMS
16 5 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 583 (36.69%) Web Development
2 444 (27.94%) Agile Software Development
3 388 (24.42%) MVC
4 312 (19.63%) OOP
5 305 (19.19%) OO
6 193 (12.15%) Front End Development
7 166 (10.45%) Software Engineering
8 144 (9.06%) E-Commerce
9 133 (8.37%) OO PHP
10 127 (7.99%) DevOps
11 124 (7.80%) Open Source
12 110 (6.92%) Mentoring
13 108 (6.80%) Scrum
14 97 (6.10%) TDD
15 80 (5.03%) Data Protection
16 74 (4.66%) Continuous Integration
16 74 (4.66%) Mathematics
17 62 (3.90%) Project Management
18 60 (3.78%) SDLC
19 59 (3.71%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1104 (69.48%) JavaScript
2 384 (24.17%) Java
3 338 (21.27%) SQL
4 279 (17.56%) Python
5 193 (12.15%) Perl
6 188 (11.83%) C#
7 144 (9.06%) Ruby
8 98 (6.17%) C++
9 71 (4.47%) Bash Shell
10 41 (2.58%) PHP 5
11 39 (2.45%) C
12 38 (2.39%) PHP 7
13 35 (2.20%) VB.NET
14 25 (1.57%) Shell Script
15 23 (1.45%) XPath
16 19 (1.20%) VB
17 16 (1.01%) Objective-C
18 14 (0.88%) CoffeeScript
18 14 (0.88%) T-SQL
19 12 (0.76%) Scala
Qualifications
1 242 (15.23%) Degree
2 9 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (0.57%) RHCA
3 8 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (0.44%) PMI Certification
5 6 (0.38%) CCNA
5 6 (0.38%) DBS Check
6 2 (0.13%) CCIE
6 2 (0.13%) JNCIE
6 2 (0.13%) RHCE
6 2 (0.13%) RHCSA
6 2 (0.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.063%) CISA
7 1 (0.063%) CISM
7 1 (0.063%) CISSP
7 1 (0.063%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.063%) PMP
7 1 (0.063%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.063%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (3.90%) QA
2 16 (1.01%) PCI DSS
3 9 (0.57%) HL7
4 2 (0.13%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.13%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (3.02%) Docker
2 35 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (0.69%) KVM
4 10 (0.63%) NFS
5 9 (0.57%) Active Directory
6 8 (0.50%) Varnish
7 7 (0.44%) Xen
8 4 (0.25%) GlusterFS
9 3 (0.19%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.063%) Firmware
10 1 (0.063%) iptables
10 1 (0.063%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.063%) Postfix
10 1 (0.063%) QEMU
10 1 (0.063%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.063%) Snort
10 1 (0.063%) Squid
10 1 (0.063%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 99 (6.23%) Puppet
2 67 (4.22%) Ansible
3 34 (2.14%) Opscode Chef
4 27 (1.70%) Nagios
5 19 (1.20%) Red Hat Satellite
6 7 (0.44%) Terraform
7 6 (0.38%) Cacti
7 6 (0.38%) HAProxy
8 5 (0.31%) cPanel
8 5 (0.31%) Graphite
8 5 (0.31%) Salt
9 4 (0.25%) FreeIPA
9 4 (0.25%) Ganglia
9 4 (0.25%) OpenView
9 4 (0.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 4 (0.25%) Packer
9 4 (0.25%) SCCM
10 3 (0.19%) Capistrano
11 2 (0.13%) logstash
11 2 (0.13%) Nmap
Vendors
1 199 (12.52%) Zend
2 83 (5.22%) Microsoft
3 80 (5.03%) Red Hat
4 66 (4.15%) Oracle
5 61 (3.84%) Google
6 44 (2.77%) VMware
7 26 (1.64%) Twitter
8 21 (1.32%) Facebook
9 20 (1.26%) NetApp
10 15 (0.94%) Sony
11 12 (0.76%) Freshdesk
12 11 (0.69%) Perforce
12 11 (0.69%) TOWER Software
13 9 (0.57%) Apple
13 9 (0.57%) Tableau
14 8 (0.50%) Adobe
15 7 (0.44%) New Relic
16 6 (0.38%) Cisco
16 6 (0.38%) Sun
17 5 (0.31%) Juniper
Oxfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + pension + gym membership
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £53000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Stott & May
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Romsey, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 PA
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Farnham, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
TD Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus 25 days hols, healthcare, flexi
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + flexi-working,pen,26 hols
Posted: Yesterday
Folkestone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bexhill-On-Sea, East Sussex
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gravesend, Kent
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bampton, Oxfordshire
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £35-40,000 + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
E-Personnel
Salary: Very attractive salary
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
SDC
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 PA
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago