Period
to 5 December 2019

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 5 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
South East > Thames Valley
6 months to
5 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 63 67 70
Rank change year-on-year +4 +3 -24
Permanent jobs citing PHP 395 458 521
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 4.19% 4.08% 4.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.12% 7.55% 7.61%
Number of salaries quoted 372 427 456
Thames Valley median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +12.94% +1.80%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,600 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £63,750
South East median annual salary £44,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 4,865 6,064 6,849
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 51.59% 54.05% 55.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4,210 5,266 5,897
Thames Valley median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £68,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 5 December 2019.

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 5 December 2019. 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 0 194 £50,000 -0.99% 36
Buckinghamshire +7 130 £47,500 +11.76% 19
Oxfordshire +13 71 £45,000 +12.50% 20
PHP
South East

For the 6 months to 5 December 2019, 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.

1 263 (66.58%) JavaScript
2 163 (41.27%) HTML
3 159 (40.25%) MySQL
4 156 (39.49%) Agile Software Development
5 151 (38.23%) CSS
6 129 (32.66%) Python
7 119 (30.13%) Linux
8 102 (25.82%) Laravel
9 87 (22.03%) Software Engineering
10 84 (21.27%) Git (software)
11 79 (20.00%) AWS
12 77 (19.49%) jQuery
12 77 (19.49%) Java
13 71 (17.97%) Docker
14 67 (16.96%) MVC
15 65 (16.46%) DevOps
15 65 (16.46%) SaaS
16 63 (15.95%) Web Development
16 63 (15.95%) Degree
17 62 (15.70%) Ruby
17 62 (15.70%) SQL
18 61 (15.44%) LAMP
19 60 (15.19%) SQL Server
20 59 (14.94%) .NET
21 57 (14.43%) Apache
21 57 (14.43%) AngularJS
22 51 (12.91%) Symfony
23 50 (12.66%) Node.js
24 47 (11.90%) OO
25 46 (11.65%) OOP

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 57 (14.43%) Apache
2 34 (8.61%) CMS
3 32 (8.10%) Drupal
4 29 (7.34%) WordPress
5 16 (4.05%) nginx
6 13 (3.29%) Elasticsearch
7 11 (2.78%) Confluence
7 11 (2.78%) Sitecore CMS
8 10 (2.53%) Joomla!
8 10 (2.53%) SugarCRM
9 6 (1.52%) Tomcat
10 5 (1.27%) Apache Solr
10 5 (1.27%) IIS
10 5 (1.27%) Smallworld
11 4 (1.01%) GeoServer
11 4 (1.01%) Moodle
11 4 (1.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.25%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.25%) Apache Spark
12 1 (0.25%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (3.04%) Photoshop
2 10 (2.53%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (1.27%) Sketch
4 4 (1.01%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (1.01%) Adobe XD
5 3 (0.76%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (0.25%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.25%) InVision
6 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (0.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.25%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (3.04%) Magento
2 4 (1.01%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 3 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 79 (20.00%) AWS
2 65 (16.46%) SaaS
3 39 (9.87%) Azure
4 15 (3.80%) GitHub
5 14 (3.54%) GCP
6 13 (3.29%) Office 365
7 10 (2.53%) Amazon EC2
7 10 (2.53%) Azure Active Directory
7 10 (2.53%) IaaS
7 10 (2.53%) npm
7 10 (2.53%) PaaS
8 6 (1.52%) Power Platform
9 5 (1.27%) DigitalOcean
10 4 (1.01%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 3 (0.76%) Amazon SQS
12 2 (0.51%) MailChimp
12 2 (0.51%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.80%) Firewall
2 10 (2.53%) VPN
3 9 (2.28%) Internet
4 8 (2.03%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.27%) DNS
5 5 (1.27%) SSH
6 4 (1.01%) BGP
6 4 (1.01%) GPON
6 4 (1.01%) Skype
7 3 (0.76%) LAN
8 2 (0.51%) FTP
8 2 (0.51%) HTTP
9 1 (0.25%) Broadband
9 1 (0.25%) DOCSIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (40.25%) MySQL
2 60 (15.19%) SQL Server
3 23 (5.82%) MongoDB
4 16 (4.05%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (3.29%) Relational Database
6 12 (3.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 12 (3.04%) Big Data
6 12 (3.04%) NoSQL
7 11 (2.78%) MariaDB
7 11 (2.78%) Redis
8 7 (1.77%) GIS
9 6 (1.52%) Power BI
10 5 (1.27%) Snowflake Schema
11 4 (1.01%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (1.01%) QGIS
12 2 (0.51%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1 (0.25%) Spotfire
13 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 84 (21.27%) Git (software)
2 31 (7.85%) JIRA
3 25 (6.33%) Jenkins
4 11 (2.78%) CircleCI
4 11 (2.78%) Mocha
5 10 (2.53%) Subversion
6 7 (1.77%) Bitbucket
7 6 (1.52%) Maven
8 4 (1.01%) Codeception
8 4 (1.01%) webpack
9 3 (0.76%) Vagrant
10 2 (0.51%) gulp
10 2 (0.51%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (0.51%) PHPUnit
10 2 (0.51%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.25%) Babel
11 1 (0.25%) Burp Suite
11 1 (0.25%) GitLab
11 1 (0.25%) Selenium
11 1 (0.25%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (3.80%) Finance
1 15 (3.80%) Marketing
2 14 (3.54%) Games
2 14 (3.54%) Telecoms
3 10 (2.53%) Retail
4 7 (1.77%) Aerospace
5 4 (1.01%) Advertising
6 3 (0.76%) Automotive
7 2 (0.51%) Public Sector
8 1 (0.25%) Billing
8 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 237 (60.00%) Developer
2 116 (29.37%) PHP Developer
3 51 (12.91%) Software Engineer
4 30 (7.59%) Full Stack Developer
5 25 (6.33%) Lead Software Engineer
6 24 (6.08%) PHP Team Leader
6 24 (6.08%) Software Team Leader
6 24 (6.08%) Team Leader
7 21 (5.32%) Web Developer
8 18 (4.56%) Senior Developer
9 17 (4.30%) Cloud Engineer
10 15 (3.80%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 15 (3.80%) PHP Software Engineer
11 14 (3.54%) Software Developer
12 13 (3.29%) Senior Cloud Engineer
13 12 (3.04%) .NET Developer
13 12 (3.04%) Backend Developer
13 12 (3.04%) JavaScript Developer
14 11 (2.78%) Architect
14 11 (2.78%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (41.27%) HTML
2 151 (38.23%) CSS
3 102 (25.82%) Laravel
4 77 (19.49%) jQuery
5 61 (15.44%) LAMP
6 59 (14.94%) .NET
7 57 (14.43%) AngularJS
8 51 (12.91%) Symfony
9 50 (12.66%) Node.js
10 43 (10.89%) XML
11 35 (8.86%) CodeIgniter
12 34 (8.61%) HTML5
13 32 (8.10%) React
13 32 (8.10%) REST
14 28 (7.09%) Ajax
15 27 (6.84%) JSON
15 27 (6.84%) Web Services
16 24 (6.08%) CSS3
16 24 (6.08%) Vue.js
17 22 (5.57%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 33 (8.35%) Greenfield Project
2 17 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (3.04%) Self-Motivation
3 12 (3.04%) Xbox
4 11 (2.78%) Data Centre
5 10 (2.53%) Hybrid Cloud
5 10 (2.53%) Private Cloud
6 8 (2.03%) W3C
7 7 (1.77%) iPad
7 7 (1.77%) Mobile App
7 7 (1.77%) Replication
8 6 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.52%) User Experience
9 4 (1.01%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (1.01%) VLE
10 2 (0.51%) Arduino
10 2 (0.51%) Kinect
10 2 (0.51%) Oculus Rift
11 1 (0.25%) Robotics
11 1 (0.25%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 119 (30.13%) Linux
2 35 (8.86%) Android
2 35 (8.86%) Apple iOS
3 24 (6.08%) Windows
4 10 (2.53%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.27%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.76%) Unix
6 3 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (39.49%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (22.03%) Software Engineering
3 67 (16.96%) MVC
4 65 (16.46%) DevOps
5 63 (15.95%) Web Development
6 47 (11.90%) OO
7 46 (11.65%) OOP
8 45 (11.39%) Computer Science
9 34 (8.61%) CRM
10 32 (8.10%) Scrum
11 31 (7.85%) Unit Testing
12 28 (7.09%) Continuous Integration
13 27 (6.84%) Front End Development
14 25 (6.33%) Artificial Intelligence
15 24 (6.08%) TDD
16 23 (5.82%) Machine Learning
17 21 (5.32%) Microservices
18 20 (5.06%) Mobile Development
18 20 (5.06%) Test Automation
19 18 (4.56%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 263 (66.58%) JavaScript
2 129 (32.66%) Python
3 77 (19.49%) Java
4 62 (15.70%) Ruby
4 62 (15.70%) SQL
5 36 (9.11%) C#
6 27 (6.84%) Bash Shell
7 23 (5.82%) Perl
8 17 (4.30%) Apple Swift
8 17 (4.30%) Objective-C
9 16 (4.05%) C
10 15 (3.80%) TypeScript
11 14 (3.54%) ES6
12 12 (3.04%) PowerShell
13 9 (2.28%) T-SQL
14 8 (2.03%) Kotlin
14 8 (2.03%) PHP 5
14 8 (2.03%) Scala
15 7 (1.77%) C++
16 5 (1.27%) Go
Qualifications
1 63 (15.95%) Degree
2 38 (9.62%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (2.53%) AWS Certification
4 4 (1.01%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.01%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (0.51%) CISA
5 2 (0.51%) CISM
5 2 (0.51%) CISSP
5 2 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.51%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.51%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.25%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.82%) QA
2 12 (3.04%) SLA
3 2 (0.51%) GDPR
4 1 (0.25%) PMO
4 1 (0.25%) WCAG
System Software
1 71 (17.97%) Docker
2 11 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.53%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.76%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.51%) oVirt
5 2 (0.51%) RHEV
5 2 (0.51%) Xen
6 1 (0.25%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.25%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 42 (10.63%) Kubernetes
2 20 (5.06%) Ansible
2 20 (5.06%) Terraform
3 14 (3.54%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (3.04%) Docker Swarm
5 10 (2.53%) Nagios
6 7 (1.77%) Puppet
7 2 (0.51%) Salt
8 1 (0.25%) CloudHub
8 1 (0.25%) Oozie
Vendors
1 29 (7.34%) Microsoft
2 24 (6.08%) Oracle
3 19 (4.81%) Zend
4 16 (4.05%) Salesforce.com
5 12 (3.04%) Google
6 11 (2.78%) hybris
6 11 (2.78%) Sitecore
6 11 (2.78%) VMware
7 8 (2.03%) Adobe
8 5 (1.27%) Remedy
9 3 (0.76%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.76%) Rollbar
10 2 (0.51%) Black Duck
10 2 (0.51%) Coverity
10 2 (0.51%) Sophos
10 2 (0.51%) Tableau
10 2 (0.51%) Talend
11 1 (0.25%) Infor
11 1 (0.25%) Openreach
11 1 (0.25%) Perforce