Period
to 24 June 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for PHP 7 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PHP 7 over the 6 months to 24 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP 7
England > South East
6 months to
24 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 344 347 486
Rank change year-on-year +3 +139 +42
Permanent jobs citing PHP 7 60 32 41
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.39% 0.22% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.70% 0.40% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 36 30 38
10th Percentile £20,000 £21,250 "
25th Percentile £42,000 £27,813 £21,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +13.64% +3.53% +6.25%
75th Percentile £52,500 £46,000 £47,125
90th Percentile " £55,375 £52,875
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +20.00% -21.05%

PHP 7 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 8,557 8,009 14,405
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 55.65% 56.06% 54.69%
Number of salaries quoted 6,483 6,840 12,350
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £28,750
25th Percentile £41,250 £38,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £74,500 £71,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

PHP 7
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing PHP 7 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for PHP 7 in the South East

PHP 7
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PHP 7 in the South East.

Salary trend for PHP 7 in the South East

PHP 7
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing PHP 7 in the South East over the 6 months to 24 June 2021.

Salary histogram for PHP 7 in the South East

PHP 7
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 7 within the South East region over the 6 months to 24 June 2021. 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 -13 34 £44,000 +35.38% 3
Berkshire +5 18 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Thames Valley -2 18 £50,000 +8.11% 2
Surrey - 8 £22,000 - 1
PHP 7
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2021, IT jobs citing PHP 7 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 7.

1 60 (100.00%) PHP
1 60 (100.00%) MySQL
2 52 (86.67%) JavaScript
3 51 (85.00%) OOP
4 46 (76.67%) Web Development
5 34 (56.67%) HTML
6 33 (55.00%) CSS
6 33 (55.00%) Unit Testing
7 31 (51.67%) Linux
8 29 (48.33%) Git (software)
9 27 (45.00%) Laravel
9 27 (45.00%) OO
9 27 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (43.33%) Retail
10 26 (43.33%) E-Commerce
11 25 (41.67%) Web Services
11 25 (41.67%) SQL Server
11 25 (41.67%) MVC
12 20 (33.33%) React
12 20 (33.33%) RESTful
13 19 (31.67%) NoSQL
13 19 (31.67%) Microservices
13 19 (31.67%) Node.js
14 18 (30.00%) Mobile Development
14 18 (30.00%) Symfony
14 18 (30.00%) Greenfield Project
14 18 (30.00%) Product Roadmap
15 9 (15.00%) jQuery
15 9 (15.00%) LAMP
15 9 (15.00%) JIRA

PHP 7
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 3 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.67%) AWS
1 7 (11.67%) Azure
1 7 (11.67%) SaaS
2 1 (1.67%) Kong
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (100.00%) MySQL
2 25 (41.67%) SQL Server
3 19 (31.67%) NoSQL
4 7 (11.67%) MariaDB
5 6 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (48.33%) Git (software)
2 9 (15.00%) JIRA
3 6 (10.00%) Subversion
4 2 (3.33%) GitLab
4 2 (3.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.33%) PHPUnit
General
1 26 (43.33%) Retail
2 8 (13.33%) Social Skills
3 2 (3.33%) Finance
3 2 (3.33%) Games
3 2 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 57 (95.00%) Developer
2 50 (83.33%) PHP Developer
3 21 (35.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 21 (35.00%) HTML Developer
3 21 (35.00%) Web Developer
4 14 (23.33%) PHP Web Developer
5 7 (11.67%) Junior
5 7 (11.67%) LAMP Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Junior Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Junior PHP Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Graduate
8 2 (3.33%) Games Developer
8 2 (3.33%) PHP Developer - Fintech
8 2 (3.33%) PHP Laravel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (56.67%) HTML
2 33 (55.00%) CSS
3 27 (45.00%) Laravel
4 25 (41.67%) Web Services
5 20 (33.33%) React
5 20 (33.33%) RESTful
6 19 (31.67%) Node.js
7 18 (30.00%) Symfony
8 9 (15.00%) jQuery
8 9 (15.00%) LAMP
9 7 (11.67%) Ajax
9 7 (11.67%) CodeIgniter
9 7 (11.67%) REST
9 7 (11.67%) SOAP
9 7 (11.67%) Yii
10 2 (3.33%) GraphQL
10 2 (3.33%) Jest
11 1 (1.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (1.67%) Vue.js
11 1 (1.67%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 18 (30.00%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (10.00%) Virtual Team
3 2 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 31 (51.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (85.00%) OOP
2 46 (76.67%) Web Development
3 33 (55.00%) Unit Testing
4 27 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (45.00%) OO
5 26 (43.33%) E-Commerce
6 25 (41.67%) MVC
7 19 (31.67%) Microservices
8 18 (30.00%) Mobile Development
8 18 (30.00%) Product Roadmap
9 7 (11.67%) OO PHP
10 2 (3.33%) B2B
10 2 (3.33%) Data Privacy
10 2 (3.33%) Fintech
10 2 (3.33%) Front End Development
10 2 (3.33%) Refactoring
10 2 (3.33%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (3.33%) TDD
11 1 (1.67%) B2C
11 1 (1.67%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 60 (100.00%) PHP
2 52 (86.67%) JavaScript
3 7 (11.67%) PHP 5
System Software
1 3 (5.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (11.67%) Zend