The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 198 156 165
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 118 183 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.01% 1.52% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 1.63% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 109 169 180
Average salary £45,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
PHP Developer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
10841 11193 12244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.61% 93.18% 93.91%
Number of salaries quoted 9123 9904 11199
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +0.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the City of London region.

PHP Developer Salary Trend in the City of London

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

PHP Developer Salary Histogram in the City of London

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited PHP Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with PHP Developer in their job title.

1 264 (100.00%) PHP
2 187 (70.83%) MySQL
3 183 (69.32%) HTML
4 179 (67.80%) JavaScript
5 171 (64.77%) CSS
6 125 (47.35%) OO
6 125 (47.35%) jQuery
7 107 (40.53%) PHP5
8 101 (38.26%) Ajax
9 94 (35.61%) Zend
10 88 (33.33%) MVC
11 76 (28.79%) E-Commerce
11 76 (28.79%) Git (software)
12 75 (28.41%) OO PHP
13 73 (27.65%) LAMP
14 72 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
15 63 (23.86%) HTML5
16 61 (23.11%) Symfony
17 59 (22.35%) Subversion
18 48 (18.18%) OOP
19 46 (17.42%) Linux
20 45 (17.05%) XML
21 43 (16.29%) CSS3
22 40 (15.15%) Zend Framework
23 38 (14.39%) Apache
24 37 (14.02%) SQL
25 35 (13.26%) XHTML
26 34 (12.88%) TDD
27 33 (12.50%) Finance
27 33 (12.50%) Web Development

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited PHP Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with PHP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 38 (14.39%) Apache
2 31 (11.74%) CMS
3 30 (11.36%) Drupal
4 10 (3.79%) WordPress
5 8 (3.03%) Apache Solr
6 6 (2.27%) Joomla!
6 6 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (1.52%) nginx
8 3 (1.14%) Node.js
9 2 (0.76%) Facebook Platform
9 2 (0.76%) ExpressionEngine
9 2 (0.76%) Kentico
Applications
1 7 (2.65%) Photoshop
1 7 (2.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 14 (5.30%) Magento
2 3 (1.14%) osCommerce
3 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.38%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 20 (7.58%) SaaS
2 11 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.52%) Google Apps
4 3 (1.14%) GitHub
5 2 (0.76%) Basecamp
6 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.38%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.89%) SSH
2 3 (1.14%) Network Security
3 2 (0.76%) HTTP
3 2 (0.76%) DNS
3 2 (0.76%) Internet
4 1 (0.38%) AMQP
4 1 (0.38%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 187 (70.83%) MySQL
2 24 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 23 (8.71%) Relational Database
4 14 (5.30%) MongoDB
5 7 (2.65%) MS Access
6 6 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (2.27%) NoSQL
6 6 (2.27%) Redis
7 3 (1.14%) Big Data
8 2 (0.76%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.76%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.38%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.38%) SQLPlus
9 1 (0.38%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.38%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 76 (28.79%) Git (software)
2 59 (22.35%) Subversion
3 21 (7.95%) PHPUnit
4 7 (2.65%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.52%) Mercurial
6 3 (1.14%) JIRA
6 3 (1.14%) Behat
7 2 (0.76%) FogBugz
7 2 (0.76%) Trac
7 2 (0.76%) Grunt
7 2 (0.76%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (0.76%) Bower
7 2 (0.76%) Selenium
7 2 (0.76%) Redmine
8 1 (0.38%) JMeter
8 1 (0.38%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 33 (12.50%) Finance
2 19 (7.20%) Back Office
2 19 (7.20%) Marketing
3 9 (3.41%) Legal
4 5 (1.89%) Games
4 5 (1.89%) Banking
5 4 (1.52%) Retail
6 3 (1.14%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.76%) Advertising
7 2 (0.76%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.38%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (69.32%) HTML
2 171 (64.77%) CSS
3 125 (47.35%) jQuery
4 101 (38.26%) Ajax
5 73 (27.65%) LAMP
6 63 (23.86%) HTML5
7 61 (23.11%) Symfony
8 45 (17.05%) XML
9 43 (16.29%) CSS3
10 40 (15.15%) Zend Framework
11 35 (13.26%) XHTML
12 32 (12.12%) CodeIgniter
13 26 (9.85%) Web Services
13 26 (9.85%) JSON
14 23 (8.71%) Laravel
15 20 (7.58%) REST
16 19 (7.20%) RESTful
17 16 (6.06%) Backbone.js
18 14 (5.30%) CakePHP
19 12 (4.55%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.20%) Open Source
2 17 (6.44%) Computer Science
3 15 (5.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 10 (3.79%) Mobile App
5 8 (3.03%) Digital Media
6 6 (2.27%) W3C
6 6 (2.27%) E-Learning
7 5 (1.89%) SCORM
7 5 (1.89%) Social Media
8 3 (1.14%) Social Network
8 3 (1.14%) Streaming Video
9 2 (0.76%) Replication
9 2 (0.76%) Streaming Music
9 2 (0.76%) Wiki
10 1 (0.38%) Learning Management System
10 1 (0.38%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.38%) iDTV
10 1 (0.38%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.38%) BBC
10 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 46 (17.42%) Linux
2 22 (8.33%) UNIX
3 12 (4.55%) Windows
4 5 (1.89%) Android
4 5 (1.89%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.76%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.76%) CentOS
6 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.38%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (47.35%) OO
2 88 (33.33%) MVC
3 76 (28.79%) E-Commerce
4 75 (28.41%) OO PHP
5 72 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 48 (18.18%) OOP
7 34 (12.88%) TDD
8 33 (12.50%) Web Development
9 23 (8.71%) Unit Testing
9 23 (8.71%) Scrum
10 22 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (5.68%) BDD
12 14 (5.30%) Waterfall
13 11 (4.17%) Software Engineering
13 11 (4.17%) Project Management
14 9 (3.41%) Project Planning
14 9 (3.41%) Time Management
15 8 (3.03%) OOD
15 8 (3.03%) Asset Management
15 8 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 264 (100.00%) PHP
2 179 (67.80%) JavaScript
3 107 (40.53%) PHP5
4 37 (14.02%) SQL
5 16 (6.06%) Java
6 14 (5.30%) Python
7 10 (3.79%) C++
8 7 (2.65%) VB
9 6 (2.27%) C
10 5 (1.89%) ActionScript
10 5 (1.89%) ActionScript 3.0
11 4 (1.52%) PHP4
11 4 (1.52%) Ruby
12 3 (1.14%) Perl
13 2 (0.76%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.76%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.38%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.38%) C#
Qualifications
1 20 (7.58%) Degree
2 3 (1.14%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.38%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.41%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.14%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 6 (2.27%) Vagrant
2 2 (0.76%) Puppet
3 1 (0.38%) YUM
3 1 (0.38%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 94 (35.61%) Zend
2 14 (5.30%) Facebook
2 14 (5.30%) Google
3 8 (3.03%) Twitter
4 7 (2.65%) Microsoft
5 5 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (1.52%) Adobe
7 3 (1.14%) VMware
8 1 (0.38%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.38%) Oracle
8 1 (0.38%) SAP
8 1 (0.38%) Progress
8 1 (0.38%) Spiceworks
8 1 (0.38%) Tableau
8 1 (0.38%) Eloqua
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