The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP 5
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 63 93
Rank change year-on-year -2 +30  
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 5 27 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.81% 3.36% 0.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.21% 5.57% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5 27 1
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% +16.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  

PHP 5 is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 412 485 485
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 66.67% 60.40% 50.57%
Number of salaries quoted 388 471 422
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

PHP 5
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton citing PHP 5 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for PHP 5 in Southampton

PHP 5
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for PHP 5 in Southampton

PHP 5
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing PHP 5 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 Southampton region with a requirement for PHP 5.

1 17 (100.00%) HTML
1 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 17 (100.00%) PHP
1 17 (100.00%) CSS
2 15 (88.24%) OOP
3 14 (82.35%) MySQL
3 14 (82.35%) Linux
3 14 (82.35%) PHP 7
4 13 (76.47%) HTML5
5 12 (70.59%) Web Development
6 11 (64.71%) Games
6 11 (64.71%) XPath
6 11 (64.71%) CSS3
6 11 (64.71%) Regular Expression
6 11 (64.71%) SOLID
6 11 (64.71%) Big Data
6 11 (64.71%) Elasticsearch
6 11 (64.71%) Docker
7 9 (52.94%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (41.18%) Linux Command Line
9 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
9 6 (35.29%) Music Industry
10 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (29.41%) LAMP
10 5 (29.41%) MVC
11 4 (23.53%) Subversion
11 4 (23.53%) XHTML
12 3 (17.65%) SQL
12 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
12 3 (17.65%) Apache

PHP 5
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 11 (64.71%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (17.65%) Apache
3 1 (5.88%) CMS
3 1 (5.88%) nginx
3 1 (5.88%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (82.35%) MySQL
2 11 (64.71%) Big Data
3 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (11.76%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
2 4 (23.53%) Subversion
General
1 11 (64.71%) Games
2 6 (35.29%) Music Industry
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Developer
1 14 (82.35%) PHP Developer
2 12 (70.59%) PHP Web Developer
2 12 (70.59%) Web Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Senior Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Senior PHP Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Senior PHP Web Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Senior Web Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (17.65%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (17.65%) Lead Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Full Stack Web Developer
6 1 (5.88%) PHP Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) CSS
1 17 (100.00%) HTML
2 13 (76.47%) HTML5
3 11 (64.71%) CSS3
3 11 (64.71%) Regular Expression
4 5 (29.41%) LAMP
5 4 (23.53%) XHTML
6 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
6 2 (11.76%) Behat
6 2 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (11.76%) Web Services
7 1 (5.88%) jQuery
7 1 (5.88%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (5.88%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (41.18%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (11.76%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Debian
3 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) OOP
2 12 (70.59%) Web Development
3 11 (64.71%) SOLID
4 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (29.41%) MVC
5 3 (17.65%) Scrum
5 3 (17.65%) SDLC
5 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
6 2 (11.76%) OO
6 2 (11.76%) OO PHP
6 2 (11.76%) TDD
6 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.88%) DevOps
7 1 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 17 (100.00%) PHP
2 14 (82.35%) PHP 7
3 11 (64.71%) XPath
4 3 (17.65%) SQL
System Software
1 11 (64.71%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Zend
2 2 (11.76%) Sony
2 2 (11.76%) Twitter