Period
to 28 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 28 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
28 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 33 48 80
Rank change year-on-year +15 +32 -50
Permanent jobs citing PHP 36 86 37
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Southampton 7.36% 5.45% 2.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.56% 8.47% 4.43%
Number of salaries quoted 18 70 41
Median annual salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £32,000 £26,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £52,750 £47,500
Hampshire 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 Southampton with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Southampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 341 1,015 835
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 69.73% 64.36% 61.76%
Number of salaries quoted 297 882 737
Median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -5.88% +10.39%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
Hampshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

Job postings citing PHP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Southampton.

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Southampton

PHP
Salary Trend in Southampton

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PHP in Southampton.

Salary trend for PHP in Southampton

PHP
Salary Histogram in Southampton

Salary distribution for jobs citing PHP in Southampton over the 6 months to 28 October 2020.

Salary histogram for PHP in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 October 2020, 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 Southampton region with a requirement for PHP.

1 34 (94.44%) JavaScript
2 32 (88.89%) MySQL
3 25 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (63.89%) jQuery
5 20 (55.56%) Android
5 20 (55.56%) CSS
5 20 (55.56%) HTML
5 20 (55.56%) Apple iOS
6 19 (52.78%) WordPress
6 19 (52.78%) CMS
7 18 (50.00%) Joomla!
7 18 (50.00%) Content Management
8 17 (47.22%) Ajax
9 16 (44.44%) Web Development
9 16 (44.44%) JSON
9 16 (44.44%) XML
9 16 (44.44%) Responsive Web Design
9 16 (44.44%) Payment Gateway
9 16 (44.44%) Project Delivery
10 12 (33.33%) Magento
11 9 (25.00%) Android Development
11 9 (25.00%) iOS Development
11 9 (25.00%) Android Studio
11 9 (25.00%) Java
11 9 (25.00%) Xcode
12 8 (22.22%) Git (software)
13 7 (19.44%) Laravel
13 7 (19.44%) Time Management
13 7 (19.44%) Games
13 7 (19.44%) MVC

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 19 (52.78%) CMS
1 19 (52.78%) WordPress
2 18 (50.00%) Joomla!
3 3 (8.33%) Drupal
4 2 (5.56%) Apache Solr
4 2 (5.56%) nginx
Business Applications
1 16 (44.44%) Payment Gateway
2 12 (33.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) AWS
2 1 (2.78%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (88.89%) MySQL
2 3 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.56%) Couchbase
3 2 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.56%) Redis
4 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Android Studio
1 9 (25.00%) Xcode
2 8 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.56%) gulp
3 2 (5.56%) webpack
General
1 7 (19.44%) Games
2 2 (5.56%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 33 (91.67%) Developer
2 22 (61.11%) PHP Developer
3 16 (44.44%) Senior Developer
3 16 (44.44%) Senior PHP Developer
4 9 (25.00%) Android Developer
4 9 (25.00%) iOS Android Developer
4 9 (25.00%) iOS Developer
5 4 (11.11%) PHP Laravel Developer
5 4 (11.11%) PHP WordPress Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Senior WordPress Developer
5 4 (11.11%) WordPress Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Drupal Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Mobile Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Applications Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Applications Support
7 1 (2.78%) Applications Support Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Software Support Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (63.89%) jQuery
2 20 (55.56%) CSS
2 20 (55.56%) HTML
3 17 (47.22%) Ajax
4 16 (44.44%) JSON
4 16 (44.44%) XML
5 7 (19.44%) Laravel
6 6 (16.67%) Vue.js
7 3 (8.33%) CSS3
7 3 (8.33%) HTML5
8 2 (5.56%) Apache Cordova
8 2 (5.56%) iOS SDK
8 2 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (5.56%) RESTful
8 2 (5.56%) Tailwind CSS
8 2 (5.56%) Twig
8 2 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (2.78%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (5.56%) User Experience
2 1 (2.78%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (55.56%) Android
1 20 (55.56%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (50.00%) Content Management
3 16 (44.44%) Project Delivery
3 16 (44.44%) Responsive Web Design
3 16 (44.44%) Web Development
4 9 (25.00%) Android Development
4 9 (25.00%) iOS Development
5 7 (19.44%) MVC
5 7 (19.44%) Time Management
6 2 (5.56%) Biometrics
6 2 (5.56%) Design Thinking
6 2 (5.56%) Mobile Development
6 2 (5.56%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
7 1 (2.78%) Collaborative Working
7 1 (2.78%) DevOps
7 1 (2.78%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.78%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 34 (94.44%) JavaScript
2 9 (25.00%) Java
3 7 (19.44%) Apple Swift
4 2 (5.56%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.78%) Go
5 1 (2.78%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Xamarin