Period
to 22 October 2017

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 6 months to 22 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
England > South East
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 42 46
Rank change year-on-year -3 +4 -2
Permanent jobs citing PHP 1590 2014 2205
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 5.51% 5.73% 5.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.89% 11.03% 10.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1429 1843 1937
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,500 £60,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 the South East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 16082 18259 21012
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 55.78% 51.91% 49.66%
Number of salaries quoted 13979 16136 18220
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,225
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing PHP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

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 6 months to 22 October 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 6 months to 22 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley -26 443 £40,000 -5.88% 43
Hampshire -17 352 £37,500 -6.25% 14
Surrey +18 287 £43,500 +2.35% 14
East Sussex +13 287 £45,000 +20.00% 8
Berkshire -6 262 £45,000 +5.88% 20
Oxfordshire -15 116 £36,250 -9.38% 17
West Sussex +31 112 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Kent +26 89 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Buckinghamshire -48 67 £35,000 -16.67% 6
M4 Corridor -1 11 - -
Middlesex -3 4 £65,000 +225.00% 1
PHP
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 1101 (69.25%) JavaScript
2 938 (58.99%) HTML
3 933 (58.68%) CSS
4 654 (41.13%) MySQL
5 572 (35.97%) Web Development
6 511 (32.14%) Linux
7 446 (28.05%) Agile Software Development
8 437 (27.48%) jQuery
9 364 (22.89%) SQL
10 349 (21.95%) MVC
11 330 (20.75%) Java
12 316 (19.87%) Laravel
13 296 (18.62%) Git (software)
14 289 (18.18%) Python
15 287 (18.05%) HTML5
16 263 (16.54%) Front End Development
17 259 (16.29%) LAMP
18 256 (16.10%) AngularJS
19 248 (15.60%) OOP
20 245 (15.41%) OO
21 223 (14.03%) Symfony
22 220 (13.84%) .NET
23 209 (13.14%) CMS
24 199 (12.52%) Node.js
25 191 (12.01%) Zend
26 184 (11.57%) WordPress
27 183 (11.51%) C#
28 179 (11.26%) Ajax
29 178 (11.19%) SQL Server
30 177 (11.13%) Degree

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
1 209 (13.14%) CMS
2 184 (11.57%) WordPress
3 155 (9.75%) Apache
4 131 (8.24%) Drupal
5 53 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
6 52 (3.27%) nginx
7 35 (2.20%) Joomla!
8 22 (1.38%) Tomcat
9 20 (1.26%) OpenStack
10 16 (1.01%) Apache Solr
11 14 (0.88%) SharePoint
12 12 (0.75%) ExpressionEngine
13 10 (0.63%) Confluence
13 10 (0.63%) SugarCRM
14 7 (0.44%) Moodle
15 6 (0.38%) SAS
16 5 (0.31%) IIS
16 5 (0.31%) Totara
17 3 (0.19%) JBoss
17 3 (0.19%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 50 (3.14%) Photoshop
2 40 (2.52%) Adobe Illustrator
3 31 (1.95%) Microsoft Office
4 25 (1.57%) Microsoft Excel
5 14 (0.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (0.31%) InDesign
7 4 (0.25%) GIMP
7 4 (0.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 71 (4.47%) Magento
2 18 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.69%) Exstream
4 6 (0.38%) Visualfiles
5 5 (0.31%) NetSuite
5 5 (0.31%) Payment Gateway
6 4 (0.25%) Adobe Campaign
7 2 (0.13%) iTrent
7 2 (0.13%) nopCommerce
7 2 (0.13%) ResourceLink
8 1 (0.063%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.063%) Fredhopper
8 1 (0.063%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 113 (7.11%) Amazon AWS
2 76 (4.78%) SaaS
3 58 (3.65%) GitHub
4 57 (3.58%) Microsoft Azure
5 31 (1.95%) PaaS
6 28 (1.76%) IaaS
7 22 (1.38%) npm
8 18 (1.13%) Amazon S3
8 18 (1.13%) Google Cloud Platform
9 16 (1.01%) Office 365
10 15 (0.94%) Google Analytics
11 14 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
12 12 (0.75%) Route 53
13 11 (0.69%) Amazon ELB
13 11 (0.69%) Dynamics 365
14 8 (0.50%) AWS CloudFormation
14 8 (0.50%) Force.com
15 7 (0.44%) Trello
16 6 (0.38%) Slack
17 4 (0.25%) Algolia
Communications & Networking
1 40 (2.52%) DNS
2 33 (2.08%) Internet
3 28 (1.76%) TCP/IP
4 26 (1.64%) SSL
5 25 (1.57%) FTP
6 22 (1.38%) Firewall
7 16 (1.01%) HTTP
8 14 (0.88%) Intranet
8 14 (0.88%) SMTP
9 12 (0.75%) VPN
10 11 (0.69%) SNMP
10 11 (0.69%) tcpdump
10 11 (0.69%) Wireshark
11 8 (0.50%) LAN
11 8 (0.50%) WAN
12 4 (0.25%) IMAP
12 4 (0.25%) SSH
12 4 (0.25%) VLAN
13 3 (0.19%) Skype
13 3 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 654 (41.13%) MySQL
2 178 (11.19%) SQL Server
3 74 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
4 69 (4.34%) MongoDB
5 61 (3.84%) Relational Database
6 59 (3.71%) NoSQL
7 49 (3.08%) Redis
8 40 (2.52%) MariaDB
9 24 (1.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 21 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 15 (0.94%) MS Access
12 12 (0.75%) Amazon RDS
12 12 (0.75%) Big Data
12 12 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
12 12 (0.75%) DB2
12 12 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
13 11 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
14 9 (0.57%) Amazon Aurora
14 9 (0.57%) Pentaho
15 4 (0.25%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 296 (18.62%) Git (software)
2 116 (7.30%) Subversion
3 95 (5.97%) Jenkins
4 53 (3.33%) gulp
5 44 (2.77%) PHPUnit
6 43 (2.70%) JIRA
7 40 (2.52%) Selenium
8 38 (2.39%) Visual Studio
9 29 (1.82%) Maven
10 24 (1.51%) Vagrant
11 22 (1.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 21 (1.32%) Ant
12 21 (1.32%) Grunt
12 21 (1.32%) webpack
13 20 (1.26%) JUnit
14 18 (1.13%) Bitbucket
15 14 (0.88%) WebDriver
16 13 (0.82%) Mercurial
17 12 (0.75%) Burp Suite
17 12 (0.75%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 136 (8.55%) Marketing
2 113 (7.11%) Finance
3 52 (3.27%) Advertising
4 48 (3.02%) Retail
5 34 (2.14%) Automotive
5 34 (2.14%) Games
6 17 (1.07%) Telecoms
7 16 (1.01%) Legal
8 15 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
9 14 (0.88%) Publishing
10 12 (0.75%) Manufacturing
11 8 (0.50%) Back Office
12 7 (0.44%) Banking
13 6 (0.38%) Electronics
14 5 (0.31%) Law
15 3 (0.19%) French Language
16 2 (0.13%) Billing
16 2 (0.13%) Financial Institution
17 1 (0.063%) Investment Banking
17 1 (0.063%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1160 (72.96%) Developer
2 696 (43.77%) PHP Developer
3 312 (19.62%) Web Developer
4 190 (11.95%) PHP Web Developer
5 148 (9.31%) Senior Developer
6 135 (8.49%) JavaScript Developer
7 129 (8.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 97 (6.10%) Senior PHP Developer
9 88 (5.53%) Full Stack Developer
10 76 (4.78%) Lead Developer
11 75 (4.72%) HTML Developer
12 74 (4.65%) Software Developer
13 71 (4.47%) DevOps Engineer
14 69 (4.34%) Graduate
15 68 (4.28%) .NET Developer
15 68 (4.28%) Java Developer
15 68 (4.28%) Junior
16 65 (4.09%) Junior Developer
17 63 (3.96%) Lead PHP Developer
18 59 (3.71%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 938 (58.99%) HTML
2 933 (58.68%) CSS
3 437 (27.48%) jQuery
4 316 (19.87%) Laravel
5 287 (18.05%) HTML5
6 259 (16.29%) LAMP
7 256 (16.10%) AngularJS
8 223 (14.03%) Symfony
9 220 (13.84%) .NET
10 199 (12.52%) Node.js
11 179 (11.26%) Ajax
12 164 (10.31%) CSS3
13 133 (8.36%) Web Services
14 121 (7.61%) XML
15 118 (7.42%) Sass
16 103 (6.48%) React
17 102 (6.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 99 (6.23%) JSON
19 90 (5.66%) ASP.NET
20 87 (5.47%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 134 (8.43%) Computer Science
1 134 (8.43%) Mobile App
2 89 (5.60%) User Experience
3 57 (3.58%) Analytical Skills
4 51 (3.21%) Greenfield Project
5 42 (2.64%) Data Centre
6 37 (2.33%) Public Cloud
7 24 (1.51%) Blog
8 15 (0.94%) Driving Licence
9 13 (0.82%) Digital Media
9 13 (0.82%) Graphic Design
9 13 (0.82%) Linux Command Line
10 12 (0.75%) Fintech
11 11 (0.69%) Cyber Kill Chain
11 11 (0.69%) Cyberthreat
12 10 (0.63%) FMCG
12 10 (0.63%) iPad
13 9 (0.57%) e-Learning
13 9 (0.57%) iPhone
13 9 (0.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 511 (32.14%) Linux
2 127 (7.99%) Windows
3 65 (4.09%) Unix
4 49 (3.08%) Ubuntu
5 42 (2.64%) Apple iOS
6 39 (2.45%) Android
7 35 (2.20%) CentOS
8 26 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 24 (1.51%) Debian
10 23 (1.45%) Windows Server
11 6 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.31%) Fedora
13 2 (0.13%) AIX
13 2 (0.13%) FreeBSD
13 2 (0.13%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.13%) Solaris
13 2 (0.13%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.063%) Kali Linux
14 1 (0.063%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.063%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 572 (35.97%) Web Development
2 446 (28.05%) Agile Software Development
3 349 (21.95%) MVC
4 263 (16.54%) Front End Development
5 248 (15.60%) OOP
6 245 (15.41%) OO
7 175 (11.01%) DevOps
8 144 (9.06%) E-Commerce
9 128 (8.05%) Scrum
10 116 (7.30%) Mentoring
11 112 (7.04%) Software Engineering
12 110 (6.92%) OO PHP
13 91 (5.72%) Continuous Integration
14 90 (5.66%) Open Source
15 82 (5.16%) TDD
16 70 (4.40%) Mathematics
17 69 (4.34%) Project Management
18 67 (4.21%) Test Automation
19 62 (3.90%) Time Management
20 59 (3.71%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1101 (69.25%) JavaScript
2 364 (22.89%) SQL
3 330 (20.75%) Java
4 289 (18.18%) Python
5 183 (11.51%) C#
6 166 (10.44%) Ruby
7 113 (7.11%) Perl
8 99 (6.23%) Bash Shell
9 88 (5.53%) PHP 5
10 71 (4.47%) PowerShell
11 52 (3.27%) PHP 7
12 51 (3.21%) C++
13 41 (2.58%) VB.NET
14 26 (1.64%) C
14 26 (1.64%) ES6
15 24 (1.51%) ActionScript
15 24 (1.51%) PHP 4
16 23 (1.45%) VBA
17 16 (1.01%) Go
18 12 (0.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 177 (11.13%) Degree
2 27 (1.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 23 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (1.26%) MCSD
5 14 (0.88%) Security Cleared
6 9 (0.57%) PhD
7 8 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (0.38%) CEH
9 5 (0.31%) CISSP
10 4 (0.25%) CCNA
10 4 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.25%) CISM
10 4 (0.25%) ISEB
10 4 (0.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (0.19%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.19%) RHCA
11 3 (0.19%) RHCE
11 3 (0.19%) RHCSA
12 2 (0.13%) DBS Check
12 2 (0.13%) GWAPT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (2.33%) QA
2 24 (1.51%) PCI DSS
3 14 (0.88%) GCP
3 14 (0.88%) ISO 9001
3 14 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (0.63%) WCAG
5 2 (0.13%) SLA
5 2 (0.13%) WAI
6 1 (0.063%) Data Quality
System Software
1 103 (6.48%) Docker
2 38 (2.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (2.14%) Hyper-V
4 28 (1.76%) Active Directory
5 8 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (0.44%) Postfix
6 7 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (0.38%) Sendmail
8 4 (0.25%) SpamAssassin
8 4 (0.25%) Xen
9 3 (0.19%) KVM
9 3 (0.19%) NFS
9 3 (0.19%) vSphere
10 2 (0.13%) DFS Replication
10 2 (0.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 1 (0.063%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 103 (6.48%) Puppet
2 70 (4.40%) Ansible
3 61 (3.84%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (1.51%) Kubernetes
5 20 (1.26%) SCCM
6 14 (0.88%) ZABBIX
7 12 (0.75%) logstash
8 6 (0.38%) HAProxy
9 4 (0.25%) Kibana
10 3 (0.19%) Capistrano
11 2 (0.13%) Hadoop YARN
11 2 (0.13%) Plesk
11 2 (0.13%) Tivoli
11 2 (0.13%) WSUS
12 1 (0.063%) AppManager
12 1 (0.063%) cPanel
12 1 (0.063%) Grafana
12 1 (0.063%) Nagios
12 1 (0.063%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 191 (12.01%) Zend
2 130 (8.18%) Microsoft
3 68 (4.28%) Oracle
4 45 (2.83%) VMware
5 32 (2.01%) Adobe
6 31 (1.95%) Google
7 30 (1.89%) Red Hat
8 18 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
9 14 (0.88%) Twitter
10 13 (0.82%) Atlassian
11 12 (0.75%) HP
12 11 (0.69%) Forcepoint
12 11 (0.69%) OpenText
13 10 (0.63%) IBM
14 9 (0.57%) Cognos
14 9 (0.57%) PayPal
15 8 (0.50%) Sony
16 7 (0.44%) Apple
16 7 (0.44%) SAP
17 6 (0.38%) Talend