Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
South East > Thames Valley
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 79 62 50
Rank change year-on-year -17 -12 +7
Permanent jobs citing PHP 391 555 659
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 3.79% 4.50% 4.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.09% 8.00% 10.38%
Number of salaries quoted 371 485 571
Thames Valley median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +1.19% -6.67%
10th Percentile £29,500 £27,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £63,750
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -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 5,513 6,936 6,349
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 53.44% 56.22% 48.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4,761 5,977 5,457
Thames Valley median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £66,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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 -23 230 £50,500 +6.32% 24
Buckinghamshire +20 102 £42,500 +15.65% 32
Oxfordshire -28 59 £46,250 +15.63% 28
PHP
South East

For the 6 months to 22 January 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.

1 285 (72.89%) JavaScript
2 217 (55.50%) CSS
3 191 (48.85%) HTML
4 155 (39.64%) MySQL
5 126 (32.23%) Agile Software Development
6 115 (29.41%) Web Development
7 107 (27.37%) Git (software)
8 102 (26.09%) jQuery
9 83 (21.23%) Linux
10 74 (18.93%) SQL
11 71 (18.16%) Java
12 70 (17.90%) Laravel
13 68 (17.39%) LAMP
14 65 (16.62%) AngularJS
15 64 (16.37%) MVC
15 64 (16.37%) SQL Server
16 63 (16.11%) OO
17 62 (15.86%) Scrum
18 61 (15.60%) Python
19 59 (15.09%) .NET
20 58 (14.83%) C#
21 57 (14.58%) HTML5
22 55 (14.07%) Software Engineering
23 52 (13.30%) Degree
24 50 (12.79%) CSS3
24 50 (12.79%) Front End Development
25 49 (12.53%) Ajax
25 49 (12.53%) Computer Science
26 47 (12.02%) Amazon AWS
27 46 (11.76%) 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 36 (9.21%) Apache
1 36 (9.21%) WordPress
2 33 (8.44%) CMS
3 22 (5.63%) Drupal
3 22 (5.63%) IIS
4 21 (5.37%) Elasticsearch
5 14 (3.58%) Apache Solr
5 14 (3.58%) nginx
6 11 (2.81%) Confluence
7 8 (2.05%) concrete5
8 6 (1.53%) SharePoint
9 3 (0.77%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.26%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.26%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.26%) Kentico
10 1 (0.26%) Mule
10 1 (0.26%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 12 (3.07%) Photoshop
2 5 (1.28%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (5.12%) Magento
2 6 (1.53%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (1.53%) NetSuite
3 4 (1.02%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 47 (12.02%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (8.18%) GitHub
3 24 (6.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 21 (5.37%) npm
5 16 (4.09%) Office 365
6 13 (3.32%) SaaS
7 7 (1.79%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (1.28%) AWS Lambda
8 5 (1.28%) Heroku
8 5 (1.28%) Serverless
9 4 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (1.02%) Amazon S3
9 4 (1.02%) Amazon SQS
10 3 (0.77%) Asana
11 2 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.26%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.60%) DNS
1 18 (4.60%) TCP/IP
2 17 (4.35%) LAN
2 17 (4.35%) WAN
3 13 (3.32%) Firewall
4 12 (3.07%) FTP
4 12 (3.07%) SSH
5 6 (1.53%) 2G
5 6 (1.53%) 3G
5 6 (1.53%) 802.15
5 6 (1.53%) Bluetooth
5 6 (1.53%) DHCP
5 6 (1.53%) ICMP
5 6 (1.53%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (1.53%) Wireless
5 6 (1.53%) ZigBee
6 4 (1.02%) Internet
7 1 (0.26%) Network Security
7 1 (0.26%) SMS
7 1 (0.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (39.64%) MySQL
2 64 (16.37%) SQL Server
3 26 (6.65%) NoSQL
4 19 (4.86%) Relational Database
5 18 (4.60%) PostgreSQL
5 18 (4.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (3.58%) Redis
7 11 (2.81%) MariaDB
8 8 (2.05%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.51%) Couchbase
10 2 (0.51%) MarkLogic
11 1 (0.26%) Big Data
11 1 (0.26%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.26%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 107 (27.37%) Git (software)
2 31 (7.93%) JIRA
3 17 (4.35%) Jenkins
4 15 (3.84%) gulp
4 15 (3.84%) Subversion
5 12 (3.07%) Mercurial
6 11 (2.81%) Selenium
7 10 (2.56%) Grunt
7 10 (2.56%) WebDriver
8 8 (2.05%) Babel
8 8 (2.05%) webpack
9 7 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (1.53%) Bower
10 6 (1.53%) Cucumber
11 5 (1.28%) Bitbucket
11 5 (1.28%) PHPUnit
11 5 (1.28%) Webistrano
12 4 (1.02%) Maven
12 4 (1.02%) Vagrant
13 3 (0.77%) Eclipse
General
1 23 (5.88%) Marketing
2 15 (3.84%) Retail
3 12 (3.07%) Publishing
4 10 (2.56%) Finance
5 9 (2.30%) Games
6 7 (1.79%) Advertising
7 6 (1.53%) Electronics
8 5 (1.28%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.02%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.77%) Automotive
10 3 (0.77%) Back Office
11 2 (0.51%) Banking
12 1 (0.26%) Billing
12 1 (0.26%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 313 (80.05%) Developer
2 160 (40.92%) PHP Developer
3 77 (19.69%) Senior Developer
4 71 (18.16%) Web Developer
5 44 (11.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 37 (9.46%) Full Stack Developer
7 32 (8.18%) Applications Developer
7 32 (8.18%) JavaScript Developer
8 29 (7.42%) Junior
9 28 (7.16%) Junior Developer
9 28 (7.16%) Lead Developer
10 27 (6.91%) Senior Web Developer
11 24 (6.14%) PHP Web Developer
12 23 (5.88%) Senior PHP Developer
13 22 (5.63%) Web Applications Developer
14 21 (5.37%) Lead PHP Developer
15 20 (5.12%) Senior Applications Developer
15 20 (5.12%) Senior Web Applications Developer
16 19 (4.86%) Software Engineer
17 16 (4.09%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 217 (55.50%) CSS
2 191 (48.85%) HTML
3 102 (26.09%) jQuery
4 70 (17.90%) Laravel
5 68 (17.39%) LAMP
6 65 (16.62%) AngularJS
7 59 (15.09%) .NET
8 57 (14.58%) HTML5
9 50 (12.79%) CSS3
10 49 (12.53%) Ajax
11 44 (11.25%) Web Services
12 43 (11.00%) Sass
13 41 (10.49%) Symfony
14 39 (9.97%) React
15 37 (9.46%) RESTful
16 35 (8.95%) XML
17 31 (7.93%) Node.js
18 29 (7.42%) Vue.js
19 24 (6.14%) WebSockets
20 22 (5.63%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 34 (8.70%) User Experience
2 23 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
3 16 (4.09%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (2.81%) Data Structures
4 11 (2.81%) Driving Licence
4 11 (2.81%) Hybrid Cloud
4 11 (2.81%) Management Information System
5 10 (2.56%) Mobile App
6 9 (2.30%) Greenfield Project
7 7 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.53%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.28%) Linux Command Line
9 5 (1.28%) W3C
9 5 (1.28%) Xbox
10 3 (0.77%) Fintech
11 2 (0.51%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.51%) NHS
12 1 (0.26%) Augmented Reality
12 1 (0.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 1 (0.26%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 83 (21.23%) Linux
2 36 (9.21%) Windows
3 22 (5.63%) Unix
4 15 (3.84%) Apple iOS
5 13 (3.32%) Android
6 12 (3.07%) CentOS
7 11 (2.81%) Windows Server
8 5 (1.28%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.77%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.26%) Debian
10 1 (0.26%) FreeBSD
10 1 (0.26%) Solaris
10 1 (0.26%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (32.23%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (29.41%) Web Development
3 64 (16.37%) MVC
4 63 (16.11%) OO
5 62 (15.86%) Scrum
6 55 (14.07%) Software Engineering
7 50 (12.79%) Front End Development
8 49 (12.53%) Computer Science
9 46 (11.76%) OOP
10 41 (10.49%) TDD
11 39 (9.97%) Mentoring
11 39 (9.97%) Project Management
12 37 (9.46%) BDD
13 34 (8.70%) Mathematics
14 33 (8.44%) DevOps
15 26 (6.65%) Test Automation
16 20 (5.12%) Physics
17 19 (4.86%) E-Commerce
17 19 (4.86%) OOD
18 18 (4.60%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 285 (72.89%) JavaScript
2 74 (18.93%) SQL
3 71 (18.16%) Java
4 61 (15.60%) Python
5 58 (14.83%) C#
6 44 (11.25%) Ruby
7 34 (8.70%) C++
8 28 (7.16%) Bash Shell
9 26 (6.65%) Perl
10 23 (5.88%) Apple Swift
11 21 (5.37%) ES6
11 21 (5.37%) Objective-C
12 19 (4.86%) PowerShell
13 18 (4.60%) Kotlin
14 15 (3.84%) C
14 15 (3.84%) T-SQL
15 12 (3.07%) Shell Script
16 11 (2.81%) TypeScript
16 11 (2.81%) VB.NET
17 6 (1.53%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 52 (13.30%) Degree
2 8 (2.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.53%) ISTQB
3 6 (1.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (1.02%) AWS Certification
5 2 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.88%) QA
2 16 (4.09%) ISO 9001
2 16 (4.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (2.81%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.28%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.26%) PMO
System Software
1 41 (10.49%) Docker
2 13 (3.32%) Hyper-V
3 11 (2.81%) Active Directory
4 7 (1.79%) Varnish
5 3 (0.77%) VirtualBox
5 3 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.51%) Xen
7 1 (0.26%) KVM
7 1 (0.26%) oVirt
7 1 (0.26%) RHEV
7 1 (0.26%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (3.58%) Terraform
2 7 (1.79%) Kubernetes
3 6 (1.53%) HP ALM
3 6 (1.53%) Puppet
4 5 (1.28%) Ansible
4 5 (1.28%) Capistrano
4 5 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.51%) Packer
5 2 (0.51%) Salt
5 2 (0.51%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.26%) cPanel
6 1 (0.26%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.26%) Kibana
6 1 (0.26%) logstash
6 1 (0.26%) Pingdom
6 1 (0.26%) Plesk
Vendors
1 27 (6.91%) Microsoft
2 18 (4.60%) Oracle
3 15 (3.84%) Zend
4 11 (2.81%) Citrix
5 6 (1.53%) Atlassian
5 6 (1.53%) HP
5 6 (1.53%) Remedy
6 5 (1.28%) Fujitsu
6 5 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.02%) Adobe
7 4 (1.02%) Jitterbit
8 3 (0.77%) VMware
8 3 (0.77%) WooCommerce
9 2 (0.51%) Coverity
10 1 (0.26%) Facebook
10 1 (0.26%) Google
10 1 (0.26%) New Relic
10 1 (0.26%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.26%) SAP
10 1 (0.26%) Sitecore