Period
to 20 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 20 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 79 87 97
Rank change year-on-year +8 +10 -32
Permanent jobs citing PHP 29 7 53
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 2.34% 0.86% 2.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.48% 1.30% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 27 5 45
10th Percentile £39,000 £39,000 £24,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £26,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £32,500
Median % change year-on-year - +53.85% -16.67%
75th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
90th Percentile £81,250 " £70,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 West Sussex with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 648 540 1,263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 52.30% 66.50% 53.29%
Number of salaries quoted 443 425 1,084
10th Percentile £34,000 £34,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £46,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -13.64% +15.79% +5.56%
75th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,750 £67,500
South East median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +10.53% -

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP in West Sussex

PHP
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for PHP in West Sussex

PHP
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Salary distribution for jobs citing PHP in West Sussex over the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

Salary histogram for PHP in West Sussex

PHP
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 20 October 2021. 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
Chichester +2 19 £50,000 - 3
Worthing - 5 £40,000 - 2
PHP
South East

For the 6 months to 20 October 2021, 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for PHP.

1 25 (86.21%) HTML
1 25 (86.21%) JavaScript
1 25 (86.21%) CSS
2 20 (68.97%) MySQL
2 20 (68.97%) Symfony
3 19 (65.52%) LAMP
4 18 (62.07%) OOP
4 18 (62.07%) HTML5
5 17 (58.62%) OO
5 17 (58.62%) SQL
5 17 (58.62%) MVC
6 16 (55.17%) Web Services
6 16 (55.17%) Git (software)
6 16 (55.17%) React
7 15 (51.72%) REST
7 15 (51.72%) Full Stack Development
7 15 (51.72%) Laravel
7 15 (51.72%) JIRA
7 15 (51.72%) Linux
8 12 (41.38%) XHTML
8 12 (41.38%) E-Commerce
9 11 (37.93%) CMS
9 11 (37.93%) Ajax
10 10 (34.48%) Open Source
10 10 (34.48%) OO PHP
10 10 (34.48%) SOLID
11 6 (20.69%) WordPress
12 5 (17.24%) CRM
12 5 (17.24%) SOAP
12 5 (17.24%) Problem-Solving

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (37.93%) CMS
2 6 (20.69%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) GitHub
1 2 (6.90%) Google Analytics
2 1 (3.45%) AWS
2 1 (3.45%) GitHub Actions
2 1 (3.45%) SaaS
2 1 (3.45%) Stripe
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (68.97%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (55.17%) Git (software)
2 15 (51.72%) JIRA
3 1 (3.45%) Bitbucket
General
1 3 (10.34%) Social Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.90%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Billing
Job Titles
1 24 (82.76%) Developer
2 17 (58.62%) PHP Developer
3 10 (34.48%) Senior Developer
3 10 (34.48%) Senior PHP Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Digital Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Chief Technology Officer
6 2 (6.90%) Development Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Head of Development
6 2 (6.90%) Magento Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Software Development Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Software Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (3.45%) Junior
7 1 (3.45%) Junior Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (3.45%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Lead PHP Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Product Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (86.21%) CSS
1 25 (86.21%) HTML
2 20 (68.97%) Symfony
3 19 (65.52%) LAMP
4 18 (62.07%) HTML5
5 16 (55.17%) React
5 16 (55.17%) Web Services
6 15 (51.72%) Laravel
6 15 (51.72%) REST
7 12 (41.38%) XHTML
8 11 (37.93%) Ajax
9 5 (17.24%) Sass
9 5 (17.24%) SOAP
10 3 (10.34%) AngularJS
10 3 (10.34%) Vue.js
11 2 (6.90%) KnockoutJS
11 2 (6.90%) LESS
12 1 (3.45%) CSS3
12 1 (3.45%) jQuery
12 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Legacy Systems
2 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) OOP
2 17 (58.62%) MVC
2 17 (58.62%) OO
3 15 (51.72%) Full Stack Development
4 12 (41.38%) E-Commerce
5 10 (34.48%) OO PHP
5 10 (34.48%) Open Source
5 10 (34.48%) SOLID
6 5 (17.24%) CRM
6 5 (17.24%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
8 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (10.34%) Strategic Thinking
8 3 (10.34%) Web Development
9 2 (6.90%) Analytics
9 2 (6.90%) Development Roadmap
9 2 (6.90%) IT Strategy
9 2 (6.90%) Scrum
9 2 (6.90%) Technical Leadership
9 2 (6.90%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 25 (86.21%) JavaScript
2 17 (58.62%) SQL
3 1 (3.45%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (6.90%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Google
2 1 (3.45%) PayPal
2 1 (3.45%) WooCommerce