Period
to 12 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Thames Valley 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 12 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
South East > Thames Valley
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 69 47
Rank change year-on-year +2 -22 0
Permanent jobs citing PHP 466 485 760
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 4.17% 4.06% 5.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.60% 7.32% 10.46%
Number of salaries quoted 440 429 679
Thames Valley median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -4.76% -6.67%
10th Percentile £31,000 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £63,750
South East 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 Thames Valley with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Thames Valley
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 6,131 6,622 7,267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 54.82% 55.49% 49.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5,351 5,716 6,277
Thames Valley median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £65,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in the Thames Valley

Job postings citing PHP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley.

Job vacancy trend for PHP in the Thames Valley

PHP
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Salary trend for PHP in the Thames Valley

PHP
Salary Histogram in the Thames Valley

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in the Thames Valley over the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

Salary histogram for PHP in the Thames Valley

PHP
Job Locations in the Thames Valley

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Thames Valley region over the 6 months to 12 November 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
Berkshire -20 230 £50,250 +11.67% 42
Buckinghamshire +71 149 £42,500 +19.72% 31
Oxfordshire -9 87 £42,500 +13.33% 21
PHP
South East

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 Thames Valley region with a requirement for PHP.

1 340 (72.96%) JavaScript
2 279 (59.87%) CSS
3 264 (56.65%) HTML
4 223 (47.85%) MySQL
5 176 (37.77%) Agile Software Development
6 159 (34.12%) Web Development
7 134 (28.76%) Git (software)
8 126 (27.04%) jQuery
9 125 (26.82%) Linux
10 92 (19.74%) MVC
11 89 (19.10%) LAMP
12 87 (18.67%) SQL
12 87 (18.67%) Laravel
13 81 (17.38%) AngularJS
14 76 (16.31%) Scrum
15 73 (15.67%) Amazon AWS
15 73 (15.67%) HTML5
16 69 (14.81%) .NET
17 65 (13.95%) Java
17 65 (13.95%) Degree
18 63 (13.52%) Computer Science
19 62 (13.30%) User Experience
19 62 (13.30%) Ajax
19 62 (13.30%) TDD
20 60 (12.88%) Docker
20 60 (12.88%) CSS3
21 58 (12.45%) Node.js
21 58 (12.45%) Symfony
22 56 (12.02%) WordPress
23 55 (11.80%) SQL Server

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Thames Valley 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 56 (12.02%) WordPress
2 47 (10.09%) CMS
3 41 (8.80%) Apache
4 37 (7.94%) Drupal
5 22 (4.72%) nginx
6 17 (3.65%) IIS
7 16 (3.43%) Elasticsearch
8 15 (3.22%) Apache Solr
9 14 (3.00%) Confluence
10 8 (1.72%) concrete5
11 6 (1.29%) SharePoint
12 4 (0.86%) Joomla!
13 3 (0.64%) EPiServer
14 2 (0.43%) Smallworld
14 2 (0.43%) Umbraco
15 1 (0.21%) ColdFusion
15 1 (0.21%) JBoss
15 1 (0.21%) Oracle Service Bus
15 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
15 1 (0.21%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 13 (2.79%) Photoshop
2 6 (1.29%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 24 (5.15%) Magento
2 6 (1.29%) WebTrends
3 5 (1.07%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (1.07%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 73 (15.67%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (8.15%) SaaS
3 36 (7.73%) GitHub
4 28 (6.01%) Microsoft Azure
5 19 (4.08%) AWS Lambda
5 19 (4.08%) Serverless
6 18 (3.86%) DigitalOcean
7 16 (3.43%) npm
8 10 (2.15%) Office 365
9 8 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (0.86%) Zapier
12 3 (0.64%) Amazon S3
12 3 (0.64%) Amazon SQS
12 3 (0.64%) Asana
13 1 (0.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 1 (0.21%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.58%) DNS
1 12 (2.58%) TCP/IP
2 11 (2.36%) LAN
2 11 (2.36%) WAN
3 7 (1.50%) Wireless
4 6 (1.29%) 2G
4 6 (1.29%) 3G
4 6 (1.29%) 802.15
4 6 (1.29%) Bluetooth
4 6 (1.29%) DHCP
4 6 (1.29%) Firewall
4 6 (1.29%) ICMP
4 6 (1.29%) Internet
4 6 (1.29%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (1.29%) ZigBee
5 5 (1.07%) SMS
6 4 (0.86%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (0.64%) FTP
7 3 (0.64%) SSH
8 2 (0.43%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 223 (47.85%) MySQL
2 55 (11.80%) SQL Server
3 33 (7.08%) Redis
4 27 (5.79%) NoSQL
5 20 (4.29%) Relational Database
6 18 (3.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 16 (3.43%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (1.72%) MongoDB
9 7 (1.50%) MariaDB
10 3 (0.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.43%) Big Data
11 2 (0.43%) Couchbase
11 2 (0.43%) GIS
11 2 (0.43%) MarkLogic
11 2 (0.43%) SQLite
12 1 (0.21%) Blockchain
12 1 (0.21%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.21%) QGIS
12 1 (0.21%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 134 (28.76%) Git (software)
2 40 (8.58%) Subversion
3 35 (7.51%) JIRA
4 22 (4.72%) gulp
5 21 (4.51%) Jenkins
6 19 (4.08%) PHPUnit
7 14 (3.00%) webpack
8 13 (2.79%) Grunt
9 11 (2.36%) Bitbucket
10 8 (1.72%) Babel
10 8 (1.72%) Selenium
11 7 (1.50%) Vagrant
11 7 (1.50%) WebDriver
12 6 (1.29%) Bower
12 6 (1.29%) Cucumber
13 5 (1.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 5 (1.07%) JUnit
13 5 (1.07%) Visual Composer
13 5 (1.07%) Webistrano
14 3 (0.64%) Eclipse
General
1 30 (6.44%) Marketing
2 27 (5.79%) Games
3 21 (4.51%) Finance
3 21 (4.51%) Retail
4 18 (3.86%) Hindi Language
4 18 (3.86%) Punjabi Language
4 18 (3.86%) Urdu Language
5 12 (2.58%) Advertising
6 8 (1.72%) Automotive
7 7 (1.50%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.29%) Publishing
9 5 (1.07%) Electronics
9 5 (1.07%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.64%) Back Office
10 3 (0.64%) Banking
11 2 (0.43%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.21%) Billing
12 1 (0.21%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 380 (81.55%) Developer
2 193 (41.42%) PHP Developer
3 94 (20.17%) Web Developer
4 78 (16.74%) Senior Developer
5 55 (11.80%) Full Stack Developer
6 44 (9.44%) JavaScript Developer
7 40 (8.58%) Lead Developer
8 33 (7.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 32 (6.87%) PHP Web Developer
10 31 (6.65%) Junior
11 30 (6.44%) Applications Developer
11 30 (6.44%) Junior Developer
11 30 (6.44%) Lead PHP Developer
12 29 (6.22%) Senior PHP Developer
13 28 (6.01%) Senior Web Developer
14 25 (5.36%) Software Developer
15 20 (4.29%) HTML Developer
16 19 (4.08%) Software Engineer
16 19 (4.08%) Web Applications Developer
17 17 (3.65%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 279 (59.87%) CSS
2 264 (56.65%) HTML
3 126 (27.04%) jQuery
4 89 (19.10%) LAMP
5 87 (18.67%) Laravel
6 81 (17.38%) AngularJS
7 73 (15.67%) HTML5
8 69 (14.81%) .NET
9 62 (13.30%) Ajax
10 60 (12.88%) CSS3
11 58 (12.45%) Node.js
11 58 (12.45%) Symfony
12 44 (9.44%) Sass
13 40 (8.58%) Web Services
14 39 (8.37%) React
15 36 (7.73%) Vue.js
16 33 (7.08%) RESTful
17 31 (6.65%) XML
18 28 (6.01%) REST
19 23 (4.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 63 (13.52%) Computer Science
2 62 (13.30%) User Experience
3 25 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (4.72%) Self-Motivation
5 18 (3.86%) Mobile App
6 13 (2.79%) Greenfield Project
7 12 (2.58%) Driving Licence
8 10 (2.15%) Data Structures
8 10 (2.15%) Linux Command Line
9 5 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.07%) Fintech
9 5 (1.07%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (1.07%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.07%) Xbox
10 4 (0.86%) Data Centre
11 3 (0.64%) Animation
11 3 (0.64%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.64%) W3C
12 2 (0.43%) NHS
12 2 (0.43%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 125 (26.82%) Linux
2 31 (6.65%) Windows
3 27 (5.79%) Unix
4 14 (3.00%) Android
4 14 (3.00%) Apple iOS
5 9 (1.93%) Ubuntu
6 7 (1.50%) CentOS
6 7 (1.50%) Windows Server
7 6 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.64%) Debian
8 3 (0.64%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.43%) FreeBSD
10 1 (0.21%) Fedora
10 1 (0.21%) Solaris
10 1 (0.21%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (37.77%) Agile Software Development
2 159 (34.12%) Web Development
3 92 (19.74%) MVC
4 76 (16.31%) Scrum
5 62 (13.30%) TDD
6 55 (11.80%) OO
6 55 (11.80%) OOP
7 52 (11.16%) Front End Development
8 51 (10.94%) Software Engineering
9 49 (10.52%) Project Management
10 45 (9.66%) Mentoring
11 34 (7.30%) Mathematics
12 33 (7.08%) BDD
13 29 (6.22%) Problem-Solving
13 29 (6.22%) Test Automation
14 28 (6.01%) Open Source
15 25 (5.36%) DevOps
16 23 (4.94%) SDLC
17 21 (4.51%) E-Commerce
18 19 (4.08%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 340 (72.96%) JavaScript
2 87 (18.67%) SQL
3 65 (13.95%) Java
4 52 (11.16%) C#
5 47 (10.09%) Python
6 36 (7.73%) Ruby
7 33 (7.08%) ES6
8 28 (6.01%) Bash Shell
9 21 (4.51%) Perl
10 18 (3.86%) C++
11 14 (3.00%) ES8
12 12 (2.58%) PowerShell
12 12 (2.58%) Shell Script
12 12 (2.58%) VB.NET
13 10 (2.15%) Apple Swift
14 9 (1.93%) Objective-C
14 9 (1.93%) T-SQL
15 8 (1.72%) C
15 8 (1.72%) Delphi
15 8 (1.72%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 65 (13.95%) Degree
2 23 (4.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.29%) ISTQB
3 6 (1.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.21%) CEH
5 1 (0.21%) CISA
5 1 (0.21%) CISSP
5 1 (0.21%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.21%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.21%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.72%) SLA
2 18 (3.86%) GDPR
3 15 (3.22%) ISO 9001
3 15 (3.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (2.36%) PCI DSS
4 11 (2.36%) QA
5 4 (0.86%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 60 (12.88%) Docker
2 7 (1.50%) Varnish
3 5 (1.07%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.07%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.07%) Xen
4 4 (0.86%) KVM
4 4 (0.86%) XenServer
5 2 (0.43%) oVirt
5 2 (0.43%) RHEV
6 1 (0.21%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (3.22%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (2.36%) Puppet
3 8 (1.72%) Ansible
3 8 (1.72%) Kubernetes
3 8 (1.72%) Terraform
4 6 (1.29%) HP ALM
5 5 (1.07%) Capistrano
5 5 (1.07%) Single Sign-On
6 4 (0.86%) Nessus
7 3 (0.64%) Salt
8 1 (0.21%) cPanel
8 1 (0.21%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.21%) Packer
8 1 (0.21%) Pingdom
8 1 (0.21%) Plesk
Vendors
1 26 (5.58%) Microsoft
2 25 (5.36%) Zend
3 14 (3.00%) Oracle
4 9 (1.93%) Perforce
5 6 (1.29%) Atlassian
5 6 (1.29%) Google
5 6 (1.29%) HP
5 6 (1.29%) Remedy
6 5 (1.07%) Citrix
6 5 (1.07%) Red Hat
6 5 (1.07%) Twitter
6 5 (1.07%) VMware
7 4 (0.86%) Adobe
7 4 (0.86%) Fujitsu
7 4 (0.86%) Jitterbit
8 3 (0.64%) Facebook
8 3 (0.64%) WooCommerce
9 2 (0.43%) WorldPay
10 1 (0.21%) Samsung
10 1 (0.21%) Xero