Period
to 24 May 2018

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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
England > South East
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 47 44
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3 +2
Permanent jobs citing PHP 1,730 1,523 2,111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 5.70% 5.24% 5.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.78% 9.89% 10.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1,585 1,377 1,993
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,150 £23,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 17,689 15,395 19,521
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 58.28% 52.94% 51.85%
Number of salaries quoted 15,372 13,361 17,414
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 24 May 2018.

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 24 May 2018. 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 -21 489 £41,750 +4.38% 94
Hampshire -1 488 £40,000 +6.67% 41
Berkshire +16 280 £42,500 +1.19% 44
East Sussex +6 259 £40,000 -11.11% 34
Surrey +21 241 £42,500 - 25
West Sussex +10 121 £35,000 -3.45% 19
Oxfordshire -58 108 £40,000 -1.23% 21
Buckinghamshire +6 102 £40,000 +14.29% 29
Kent -14 66 £42,500 +21.43% 17
Isle of Wight - 30 £30,000 - 3
Sussex +1 27 £32,500 -18.75%
Middlesex +14 2 £56,250 -22.41% 1
Home Counties - 2 £75,000 -
PHP
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for PHP.

1 1,284 (74.22%) JavaScript
2 1,116 (64.51%) HTML
3 1,086 (62.77%) CSS
4 802 (46.36%) MySQL
5 680 (39.31%) Web Development
6 590 (34.10%) jQuery
7 554 (32.02%) Agile Software Development
8 454 (26.24%) Linux
9 409 (23.64%) Git (software)
10 385 (22.25%) SQL
11 378 (21.85%) HTML5
12 375 (21.68%) MVC
13 372 (21.50%) Laravel
14 313 (18.09%) Java
15 297 (17.17%) LAMP
16 274 (15.84%) OO
17 270 (15.61%) CMS
18 268 (15.49%) OOP
19 257 (14.86%) AngularJS
20 238 (13.76%) Python
21 236 (13.64%) CSS3
22 230 (13.29%) WordPress
23 218 (12.60%) Symfony
23 218 (12.60%) Marketing
24 217 (12.54%) Front End Development
25 189 (10.92%) Degree
26 182 (10.52%) .NET
27 177 (10.23%) Zend
28 175 (10.12%) C#
29 172 (9.94%) Node.js

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
1 270 (15.61%) CMS
2 230 (13.29%) WordPress
3 153 (8.84%) Apache
4 121 (6.99%) Drupal
5 56 (3.24%) nginx
6 27 (1.56%) Joomla!
7 26 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
8 23 (1.33%) EPiServer
9 22 (1.27%) Confluence
10 20 (1.16%) IIS
11 12 (0.69%) SharePoint
12 10 (0.58%) ExpressionEngine
13 8 (0.46%) SAS
14 6 (0.35%) Moodle
14 6 (0.35%) Tomcat
14 6 (0.35%) Totara
14 6 (0.35%) Umbraco
15 5 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
15 5 (0.29%) Liferay
16 4 (0.23%) Smallworld
Applications
1 85 (4.91%) Photoshop
2 40 (2.31%) Adobe Illustrator
3 14 (0.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 9 (0.52%) Acrobat
4 9 (0.52%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (0.35%) GIMP
5 6 (0.35%) InDesign
5 6 (0.35%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (0.12%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.058%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.058%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 55 (3.18%) Magento
2 12 (0.69%) Dynamics NAV
3 11 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (0.46%) Shopify
5 4 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.12%) Eloqua
6 2 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.058%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.058%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
7 1 (0.058%) nopCommerce
7 1 (0.058%) SAP Hybris
7 1 (0.058%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 136 (7.86%) Amazon AWS
2 87 (5.03%) SaaS
3 66 (3.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 27 (1.56%) GitHub
5 20 (1.16%) Google Analytics
6 18 (1.04%) npm
7 13 (0.75%) Amazon S3
8 12 (0.69%) Asana
9 11 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
10 9 (0.52%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 9 (0.52%) AWS OpsWorks
10 9 (0.52%) MailChimp
11 7 (0.40%) CloudFront
11 7 (0.40%) Route 53
12 6 (0.35%) AdWords
12 6 (0.35%) Dynamics 365
12 6 (0.35%) Office 365
13 5 (0.29%) PaaS
14 4 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
14 4 (0.23%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 23 (1.33%) Internet
2 19 (1.10%) FTP
3 17 (0.98%) HTTP
4 16 (0.92%) DNS
4 16 (0.92%) SSH
5 13 (0.75%) SMS
5 13 (0.75%) Telnet
6 11 (0.64%) Intranet
7 9 (0.52%) Network Security
8 6 (0.35%) Firewall
9 5 (0.29%) IPsec
9 5 (0.29%) IPv4
9 5 (0.29%) TCP/IP
9 5 (0.29%) VLAN
10 4 (0.23%) SSL
10 4 (0.23%) VPN
10 4 (0.23%) WebEx
10 4 (0.23%) Wireless
11 3 (0.17%) Unified Communications
11 3 (0.17%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 802 (46.36%) MySQL
2 166 (9.60%) SQL Server
3 102 (5.90%) Relational Database
4 79 (4.57%) MongoDB
5 66 (3.82%) NoSQL
6 60 (3.47%) PostgreSQL
7 35 (2.02%) MariaDB
8 29 (1.68%) Redis
9 28 (1.62%) Big Data
10 16 (0.92%) SQLite
11 13 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 12 (0.69%) Oracle Database
13 11 (0.64%) Amazon RDS
14 6 (0.35%) Apache Cassandra
14 6 (0.35%) Hadoop
15 5 (0.29%) GIS
15 5 (0.29%) SQL Server 2014
15 5 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 4 (0.23%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 409 (23.64%) Git (software)
2 151 (8.73%) Subversion
3 84 (4.86%) JIRA
4 75 (4.34%) Jenkins
5 70 (4.05%) Selenium
6 64 (3.70%) gulp
7 44 (2.54%) Grunt
8 26 (1.50%) git-flow
9 21 (1.21%) Bitbucket
10 16 (0.92%) Visual Studio
11 14 (0.81%) WebDriver
12 13 (0.75%) webpack
13 12 (0.69%) Sublime Text
14 11 (0.64%) JMeter
15 10 (0.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 10 (0.58%) PHPUnit
15 10 (0.58%) Protractor
16 9 (0.52%) Eclipse
17 8 (0.46%) Oracle Forms
18 7 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 218 (12.60%) Marketing
2 142 (8.21%) Finance
3 94 (5.43%) Retail
4 65 (3.76%) Advertising
5 40 (2.31%) Telecoms
6 24 (1.39%) Manufacturing
7 21 (1.21%) Games
8 17 (0.98%) Billing
9 15 (0.87%) Publishing
10 13 (0.75%) Back Office
10 13 (0.75%) Banking
10 13 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
11 11 (0.64%) Automotive
12 9 (0.52%) Electronics
13 7 (0.40%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.23%) Brand Awareness
14 4 (0.23%) Multimedia
15 3 (0.17%) French Language
16 1 (0.058%) Hindi Language
16 1 (0.058%) Punjabi Language
Job Titles
1 1,336 (77.23%) Developer
2 739 (42.72%) PHP Developer
3 301 (17.40%) Web Developer
4 208 (12.02%) Senior Developer
5 173 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
6 122 (7.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 107 (6.18%) Software Developer
8 105 (6.07%) JavaScript Developer
9 100 (5.78%) PHP Web Developer
10 88 (5.09%) Senior PHP Developer
11 80 (4.62%) Junior
12 70 (4.05%) Junior Developer
13 67 (3.87%) HTML Developer
13 67 (3.87%) Java Developer
14 61 (3.53%) Software Engineer
15 60 (3.47%) HTML CSS Developer
16 59 (3.41%) Applications Developer
17 55 (3.18%) Lead Developer
18 49 (2.83%) Graduate
18 49 (2.83%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,116 (64.51%) HTML
2 1,086 (62.77%) CSS
3 590 (34.10%) jQuery
4 378 (21.85%) HTML5
5 372 (21.50%) Laravel
6 297 (17.17%) LAMP
7 257 (14.86%) AngularJS
8 236 (13.64%) CSS3
9 218 (12.60%) Symfony
10 182 (10.52%) .NET
11 172 (9.94%) Node.js
12 169 (9.77%) Ajax
13 151 (8.73%) React
14 143 (8.27%) Sass
15 137 (7.92%) Web Services
16 130 (7.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 129 (7.46%) XML
18 128 (7.40%) JSON
19 118 (6.82%) CodeIgniter
19 118 (6.82%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 145 (8.38%) User Experience
2 130 (7.51%) Computer Science
3 126 (7.28%) Mobile App
4 76 (4.39%) Self-Motivation
5 54 (3.12%) Greenfield Project
6 31 (1.79%) Linux Command Line
7 25 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
8 24 (1.39%) Social Media
9 20 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
10 18 (1.04%) Data Centre
11 15 (0.87%) e-Learning
11 15 (0.87%) Fintech
12 12 (0.69%) BBC
13 10 (0.58%) Life Science
13 10 (0.58%) SCORM
14 9 (0.52%) Digital Media
15 8 (0.46%) Augmented Reality
16 7 (0.40%) Driving Licence
16 7 (0.40%) Machine to Machine
16 7 (0.40%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 454 (26.24%) Linux
2 105 (6.07%) Windows
3 50 (2.89%) Android
4 49 (2.83%) Unix
5 41 (2.37%) CentOS
6 35 (2.02%) Ubuntu
7 28 (1.62%) Apple iOS
8 14 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (0.69%) Debian
10 3 (0.17%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.17%) Windows Server
11 2 (0.12%) FreeBSD
11 2 (0.12%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.12%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.058%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 680 (39.31%) Web Development
2 554 (32.02%) Agile Software Development
3 375 (21.68%) MVC
4 274 (15.84%) OO
5 268 (15.49%) OOP
6 217 (12.54%) Front End Development
7 147 (8.50%) Mentoring
8 146 (8.44%) Software Engineering
9 142 (8.21%) E-Commerce
10 136 (7.86%) OO PHP
11 125 (7.23%) Scrum
12 106 (6.13%) DevOps
13 105 (6.07%) Problem-Solving
14 96 (5.55%) SDLC
15 95 (5.49%) Open Source
16 89 (5.14%) CRM
17 87 (5.03%) Test Automation
18 84 (4.86%) TDD
19 77 (4.45%) Project Management
20 72 (4.16%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1,284 (74.22%) JavaScript
2 385 (22.25%) SQL
3 313 (18.09%) Java
4 238 (13.76%) Python
5 175 (10.12%) C#
6 156 (9.02%) Ruby
7 77 (4.45%) Perl
8 63 (3.64%) Bash Shell
9 54 (3.12%) PHP 5
10 49 (2.83%) C++
11 42 (2.43%) C
12 36 (2.08%) ES6
13 35 (2.02%) PHP 7
14 26 (1.50%) Java 8
15 22 (1.27%) PL/SQL
16 20 (1.16%) Go
17 18 (1.04%) Delphi
17 18 (1.04%) T-SQL
18 14 (0.81%) Shell Script
19 12 (0.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 189 (10.92%) Degree
2 70 (4.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 29 (1.68%) ISEB
4 9 (0.52%) Security Cleared
5 8 (0.46%) ISTQB
5 8 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (0.46%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.23%) MBA
7 3 (0.17%) CCIE
7 3 (0.17%) CEH
7 3 (0.17%) CISA
7 3 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.17%) CISSP
7 3 (0.17%) JNCIE
7 3 (0.17%) OSCP
8 2 (0.12%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.12%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.12%) DBS Check
8 2 (0.12%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.058%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (1.97%) QA
2 13 (0.75%) PCI DSS
3 11 (0.64%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.40%) SLA
5 5 (0.29%) GDPR
6 4 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.17%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.12%) WCAG
9 1 (0.058%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 96 (5.55%) Docker
2 13 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.40%) Active Directory
4 6 (0.35%) iptables
4 6 (0.35%) LXC
5 4 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.17%) oVirt
6 3 (0.17%) RHEV
6 3 (0.17%) vSphere
7 2 (0.12%) Postfix
7 2 (0.12%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.058%) Firmware
8 1 (0.058%) SpamAssassin
8 1 (0.058%) Varnish
8 1 (0.058%) Xen
Systems Management
1 62 (3.58%) Puppet
2 42 (2.43%) Ansible
3 36 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (1.10%) Nagios
5 11 (0.64%) HAProxy
6 9 (0.52%) Kubernetes
7 8 (0.46%) Single Sign-On
8 7 (0.40%) ZABBIX
9 6 (0.35%) Terraform
9 6 (0.35%) WebInspect
10 5 (0.29%) Capistrano
11 3 (0.17%) Kibana
11 3 (0.17%) logstash
12 2 (0.12%) Galera Cluster
12 2 (0.12%) Salt
13 1 (0.058%) cPanel
13 1 (0.058%) Fail2ban
13 1 (0.058%) Hadoop YARN
13 1 (0.058%) NSN NetAct
13 1 (0.058%) Plesk
Vendors
1 177 (10.23%) Zend
2 69 (3.99%) Oracle
3 63 (3.64%) Adobe
4 62 (3.58%) Microsoft
5 55 (3.18%) Google
6 27 (1.56%) VMware
7 21 (1.21%) Twitter
8 15 (0.87%) Atlassian
8 15 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
9 13 (0.75%) Apple
9 13 (0.75%) Capita
9 13 (0.75%) hybris
9 13 (0.75%) PayPal
9 13 (0.75%) Red Hat
9 13 (0.75%) WooCommerce
10 12 (0.69%) Assembla
11 11 (0.64%) Cisco
12 10 (0.58%) BMC
13 9 (0.52%) Sony
14 8 (0.46%) Talend