Period
to 20 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for PHP 5 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PHP 5 over the 6 months to 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP 5
England > South East
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 472 507 533
Rank change year-on-year +35 +26 -42
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 73 49 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.23% 0.16% 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.40% 0.31% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 80 45 114
South East median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,250 £23,100
90th Percentile £57,500 £49,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

PHP 5 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 18,305 15,984 21,284
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 57.84% 51.08% 51.88%
Number of salaries quoted 15,978 13,900 18,797
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +6.02%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

PHP 5
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing PHP 5 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for PHP 5 in the South East

PHP 5
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP 5 in the South East.

Salary trend for PHP 5 in the South East

PHP 5
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP 5 in the South East over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for PHP 5 in the South East

PHP 5
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 5 within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 February 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
Hampshire -2 52 £37,500 -3.23% 2
Thames Valley +6 8 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Oxfordshire - 6 £35,000 -
Surrey +1 5 £66,250 +65.63% 1
Buckinghamshire -9 2 £45,000 +12.50%
West Sussex - 2 £42,500 -
Kent +21 1 £50,000 +36.99%
PHP 5
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, IT jobs citing PHP 5 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 5.

1 73 (100.00%) PHP
2 70 (95.89%) HTML
3 68 (93.15%) CSS
4 65 (89.04%) MySQL
5 60 (82.19%) JavaScript
5 60 (82.19%) Web Development
6 53 (72.60%) MVC
7 50 (68.49%) LAMP
7 50 (68.49%) Zend
8 44 (60.27%) HTML5
9 40 (54.79%) CSS3
10 39 (53.42%) Symfony
11 38 (52.05%) Apache
12 36 (49.32%) Linux
13 33 (45.21%) OOP
14 32 (43.84%) OO
15 31 (42.47%) jQuery
15 31 (42.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 28 (38.36%) OO PHP
16 28 (38.36%) Web Application Development
17 24 (32.88%) Finance
18 22 (30.14%) CRM
19 21 (28.77%) Git (software)
20 19 (26.03%) CentOS
20 19 (26.03%) PHP 7
20 19 (26.03%) Ubuntu
21 17 (23.29%) SQL
21 17 (23.29%) Laravel
22 14 (19.18%) Relational Database
23 13 (17.81%) Time Management

PHP 5
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 38 (52.05%) Apache
2 6 (8.22%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (8.22%) WordPress
3 5 (6.85%) Apache Solr
3 5 (6.85%) nginx
4 1 (1.37%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (8.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.85%) GitHub
1 5 (6.85%) Slack
2 3 (4.11%) Algolia
3 2 (2.74%) Google Analytics
3 2 (2.74%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (89.04%) MySQL
2 14 (19.18%) Relational Database
3 6 (8.22%) MariaDB
3 6 (8.22%) Redis
4 5 (6.85%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.74%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 21 (28.77%) Git (software)
2 11 (15.07%) git-flow
3 7 (9.59%) PHPUnit
4 5 (6.85%) JUnit
4 5 (6.85%) Selenium
4 5 (6.85%) Subversion
4 5 (6.85%) Vagrant
5 4 (5.48%) Mercurial
6 2 (2.74%) gulp
6 2 (2.74%) webpack
7 1 (1.37%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.37%) JIRA
General
1 24 (32.88%) Finance
2 11 (15.07%) Telecoms
3 7 (9.59%) Retail
4 4 (5.48%) Legal
4 4 (5.48%) Marketing
5 1 (1.37%) Banking
Job Titles
1 71 (97.26%) Developer
2 68 (93.15%) PHP Developer
3 21 (28.77%) Senior Developer
4 18 (24.66%) Senior PHP Developer
5 15 (20.55%) PHP Web Developer
5 15 (20.55%) Web Developer
6 3 (4.11%) Full Stack Web Developer
6 3 (4.11%) HTML CSS Developer
6 3 (4.11%) HTML Developer
6 3 (4.11%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (4.11%) LAMP Developer
6 3 (4.11%) MySQL Developer
6 3 (4.11%) OO PHP Developer
6 3 (4.11%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 3 (4.11%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 3 (4.11%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 3 (4.11%) Senior MySQL Developer
7 2 (2.74%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (2.74%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 2 (2.74%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (95.89%) HTML
2 68 (93.15%) CSS
3 50 (68.49%) LAMP
4 44 (60.27%) HTML5
5 40 (54.79%) CSS3
6 39 (53.42%) Symfony
7 31 (42.47%) jQuery
7 31 (42.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 17 (23.29%) Laravel
9 11 (15.07%) Node.js
9 11 (15.07%) Zend Framework
10 10 (13.70%) Ajax
11 9 (12.33%) CakePHP
12 7 (9.59%) REST
13 6 (8.22%) Phalcon
14 5 (6.85%) AngularJS
14 5 (6.85%) OAuth
14 5 (6.85%) RESTful
14 5 (6.85%) Vue (Vue.js)
15 4 (5.48%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.44%) Fintech
2 5 (6.85%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.74%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.74%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (2.74%) User Experience
4 1 (1.37%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 36 (49.32%) Linux
2 19 (26.03%) CentOS
2 19 (26.03%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (82.19%) Web Development
2 53 (72.60%) MVC
3 33 (45.21%) OOP
4 32 (43.84%) OO
5 28 (38.36%) OO PHP
5 28 (38.36%) Web Application Development
6 22 (30.14%) CRM
7 13 (17.81%) Time Management
8 9 (12.33%) Front End Development
9 8 (10.96%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (9.59%) Customer-Centricity
11 6 (8.22%) Collaborative Working
11 6 (8.22%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (6.85%) Functional Testing
12 5 (6.85%) Mentoring
12 5 (6.85%) Pair Programming
12 5 (6.85%) Test Automation
13 4 (5.48%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (5.48%) Software Engineering
14 3 (4.11%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 73 (100.00%) PHP
2 60 (82.19%) JavaScript
3 19 (26.03%) PHP 7
4 17 (23.29%) SQL
5 4 (5.48%) ActionScript
5 4 (5.48%) PHP 4
6 2 (2.74%) ES6
Qualifications
1 1 (1.37%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 50 (68.49%) Zend
2 11 (15.07%) Oracle
3 6 (8.22%) Adobe
4 2 (2.74%) Google
5 1 (1.37%) Atlassian