Why PHP developers are in great demand?Apr 22, 2015
According to statistics, the popularity of PHP is increasing day by day. It is getting more powerful and stable with every update. With the current stable version (5.5 ) , PHP can be considered as one of the powerful scripting languages available to build web based applications. One of the major factors which influenced the popularity of PHP is open source softwares built on top of this language. Highly popular open source softwares like WordPress (used to build Content Management Systems & Blogging websites), Joomla (used to build Content Management Systems) , Magento (used to build high end shopping carts), OpenCart (used to build simple shopping carts) are all built on top of PHP with MySql as database. All these open source softwares have contributed to the increase in popularity of PHP.