The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills 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 over the 3 months to 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 64 61 55
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Permanent jobs citing PHP 402 459 463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 3.85% 4.08% 4.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.70% 7.70% 7.76%
Number of salaries quoted 333 378 439
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
PHP
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
5220 5958 5966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 50.04% 52.97% 54.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4587 5128 5373
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

PHP
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

PHP Salary Trend in the City of London

PHP
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in the City of London

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing PHP also 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 that cited PHP.

1 442 (58.47%) HTML
2 399 (52.78%) JavaScript
3 379 (50.13%) MySQL
4 371 (49.07%) CSS
5 249 (32.94%) jQuery
6 237 (31.35%) Agile Software Development
7 206 (27.25%) Linux
8 184 (24.34%) Java
9 183 (24.21%) HTML5
10 169 (22.35%) OO
11 167 (22.09%) MVC
12 162 (21.43%) Git (software)
13 138 (18.25%) Python
14 123 (16.27%) LAMP
15 119 (15.74%) .NET
16 116 (15.34%) Zend
17 114 (15.08%) CSS3
18 112 (14.81%) Symfony
19 109 (14.42%) SQL
19 109 (14.42%) Apache
20 106 (14.02%) Finance
21 103 (13.62%) Subversion
22 102 (13.49%) Web Development
22 102 (13.49%) WordPress
23 100 (13.23%) TDD
24 96 (12.70%) Web Services
25 93 (12.30%) Degree
26 92 (12.17%) C#
27 91 (12.04%) Marketing
28 90 (11.90%) CMS

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

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing PHP also 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 that cited PHP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 109 (14.42%) Apache
2 102 (13.49%) WordPress
3 90 (11.90%) CMS
4 84 (11.11%) Drupal
5 29 (3.84%) Node.js
6 25 (3.31%) nginx
7 24 (3.17%) Tomcat
8 20 (2.65%) IIS
9 18 (2.38%) SharePoint
10 17 (2.25%) Elasticsearch
11 15 (1.98%) Apache Solr
12 14 (1.85%) Moodle
13 9 (1.19%) SAS
13 9 (1.19%) TeamSite
14 7 (0.93%) Joomla!
14 7 (0.93%) Umbraco
15 6 (0.79%) Adobe CQ
15 6 (0.79%) Apache Pig
16 5 (0.66%) SugarCRM
16 5 (0.66%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 44 (5.82%) Photoshop
2 24 (3.17%) MS Excel
3 15 (1.98%) Adobe Illustrator
4 14 (1.85%) MS Office
5 6 (0.79%) Fireworks
6 5 (0.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.26%) InDesign
8 1 (0.13%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.13%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 42 (5.56%) Magento
2 12 (1.59%) Google Analytics
3 6 (0.79%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.53%) osCommerce
5 2 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.13%) SAP SRM
6 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.13%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 48 (6.35%) SaaS
2 32 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (1.46%) Amazon S3
5 10 (1.32%) GitHub
6 7 (0.93%) Route 53
6 7 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.93%) PaaS
7 6 (0.79%) IaaS
8 4 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (0.40%) Office 365
9 3 (0.40%) Joyent
9 3 (0.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.26%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.26%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.13%) Force.com
11 1 (0.13%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.13%) ElastiCache
11 1 (0.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.91%) HTTP
2 21 (2.78%) DNS
3 18 (2.38%) Internet
4 15 (1.98%) TCP/IP
5 13 (1.72%) BGP
6 12 (1.59%) VPN
6 12 (1.59%) LDAP
7 10 (1.32%) MPLS
7 10 (1.32%) Firewall
7 10 (1.32%) IPsec
7 10 (1.32%) Intranet
8 9 (1.19%) Broadband
8 9 (1.19%) WAN
9 7 (0.93%) Cisco IOS
10 6 (0.79%) SSH
11 5 (0.66%) L2TP
11 5 (0.66%) PPTP
11 5 (0.66%) OSPF
11 5 (0.66%) VoIP
11 5 (0.66%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 379 (50.13%) MySQL
2 66 (8.73%) SQL Server
3 49 (6.48%) Relational Database
4 43 (5.69%) NoSQL
5 42 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
6 37 (4.89%) MongoDB
7 33 (4.37%) Redis
8 19 (2.51%) RDBMS
9 15 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (1.46%) SQL Server 2005
11 10 (1.32%) Big Data
11 10 (1.32%) Amazon RDS
12 9 (1.19%) MariaDB
13 8 (1.06%) Hadoop
14 6 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
14 6 (0.79%) Apache Hive
14 6 (0.79%) HBase
15 5 (0.66%) Couchbase
15 5 (0.66%) Oracle BI EE
16 4 (0.53%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 162 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 103 (13.62%) Subversion
3 32 (4.23%) Jenkins
4 28 (3.70%) JIRA
5 26 (3.44%) Selenium
6 25 (3.31%) PHPUnit
7 22 (2.91%) Maven
8 16 (2.12%) Cucumber
9 15 (1.98%) JUnit
10 14 (1.85%) Visual Studio
11 13 (1.72%) Xcode
11 13 (1.72%) TestNG
12 11 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
12 11 (1.46%) WebDriver
12 11 (1.46%) Bitbucket
13 10 (1.32%) Gradle
13 10 (1.32%) TeamCity
14 9 (1.19%) Behat
15 8 (1.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 7 (0.93%) Log4j
General
1 106 (14.02%) Finance
2 91 (12.04%) Marketing
3 58 (7.67%) Advertising
4 28 (3.70%) Retail
5 27 (3.57%) Telecoms
6 26 (3.44%) Banking
7 22 (2.91%) Games
8 17 (2.25%) Publishing
9 12 (1.59%) Law
10 10 (1.32%) Back Office
11 5 (0.66%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.66%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.40%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.40%) Front Office
13 2 (0.26%) Legal
13 2 (0.26%) Billing
14 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.13%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 481 (63.62%) Developer
2 232 (30.69%) PHP Developer
3 99 (13.10%) Web Developer
4 89 (11.77%) Senior Developer
5 55 (7.28%) Senior PHP Developer
6 44 (5.82%) Front-End Developer
7 32 (4.23%) Consultant
8 28 (3.70%) Administrator
9 26 (3.44%) PHP Symfony Developer
10 24 (3.17%) DevOps Engineer
10 24 (3.17%) Junior
10 24 (3.17%) Drupal Developer
11 23 (3.04%) Systems Administrator
11 23 (3.04%) Analyst
11 23 (3.04%) Junior Developer
12 21 (2.78%) PHP Web Developer
13 20 (2.65%) Software Engineer
14 19 (2.51%) Architect
15 18 (2.38%) .NET Developer
16 17 (2.25%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 442 (58.47%) HTML
2 371 (49.07%) CSS
3 249 (32.94%) jQuery
4 183 (24.21%) HTML5
5 123 (16.27%) LAMP
6 119 (15.74%) .NET
7 114 (15.08%) CSS3
8 112 (14.81%) Symfony
9 96 (12.70%) Web Services
10 90 (11.90%) Ajax
11 69 (9.13%) XML
12 59 (7.80%) REST
13 57 (7.54%) JSON
14 53 (7.01%) ASP.NET
15 52 (6.88%) AngularJS
16 37 (4.89%) SOAP
16 37 (4.89%) Spring
16 37 (4.89%) RESTful
17 35 (4.63%) JSP
17 35 (4.63%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 77 (10.19%) Open Source
2 53 (7.01%) Computer Science
3 44 (5.82%) Analytical Skills
4 41 (5.42%) User Experience
5 39 (5.16%) Mobile App
6 32 (4.23%) Social Media
7 22 (2.91%) Algorithms
8 19 (2.51%) Kindle
9 18 (2.38%) Data Structures
10 13 (1.72%) Credit Risk
11 10 (1.32%) Digital Media
12 9 (1.19%) Visualisation
12 9 (1.19%) W3C
13 8 (1.06%) Blog
14 7 (0.93%) Mathematics
14 7 (0.93%) E-Learning
14 7 (0.93%) iPhone
15 6 (0.79%) Clustering
15 6 (0.79%) Wiki
16 5 (0.66%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 206 (27.25%) Linux
2 60 (7.94%) UNIX
3 45 (5.95%) Windows
4 29 (3.84%) Android
5 28 (3.70%) CentOS
6 25 (3.31%) Apple iOS
6 25 (3.31%) Ubuntu
7 18 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (1.46%) Debian
10 10 (1.32%) Solaris
11 7 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (0.93%) openSUSE
12 6 (0.79%) Amazon Linux
12 6 (0.79%) Windows XP
12 6 (0.79%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.26%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.26%) Fedora
15 1 (0.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 237 (31.35%) Agile Software Development
2 169 (22.35%) OO
3 167 (22.09%) MVC
4 102 (13.49%) Web Development
5 100 (13.23%) TDD
6 83 (10.98%) E-Commerce
7 82 (10.85%) OOP
8 65 (8.60%) OO PHP
9 63 (8.33%) Scrum
10 62 (8.20%) CRM
10 62 (8.20%) Analytics
11 59 (7.80%) Unit Testing
12 51 (6.75%) Project Management
13 50 (6.61%) DevOps
14 43 (5.69%) Software Engineering
15 42 (5.56%) BDD
16 40 (5.29%) Responsive Web Design
17 36 (4.76%) SEO
18 35 (4.63%) Content Management
19 34 (4.50%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 399 (52.78%) JavaScript
2 184 (24.34%) Java
3 138 (18.25%) Python
4 109 (14.42%) SQL
5 92 (12.17%) C#
6 80 (10.58%) PHP5
7 70 (9.26%) Perl
8 64 (8.47%) Ruby
9 53 (7.01%) C++
10 44 (5.82%) C
11 43 (5.69%) Bash Shell
12 26 (3.44%) Shell Script
13 22 (2.91%) VBA
14 14 (1.85%) VB.NET
15 13 (1.72%) T-SQL
16 10 (1.32%) R
17 9 (1.19%) Objective-C
18 8 (1.06%) XQuery
18 8 (1.06%) Tcl
19 7 (0.93%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 93 (12.30%) Degree
2 10 (1.32%) CCNP
2 10 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (1.06%) CCIP
4 3 (0.40%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.26%) ISEB
5 2 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (0.26%) RHCE
5 2 (0.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (0.26%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.13%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (4.37%) QA
2 20 (2.65%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.26%) SLA
4 1 (0.13%) WCAG
4 1 (0.13%) WAI
System Software
1 25 (3.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (2.91%) Varnish
3 15 (1.98%) Active Directory
4 13 (1.72%) Docker
5 9 (1.19%) Hyper-V
6 8 (1.06%) Xen
6 8 (1.06%) vSphere
7 6 (0.79%) VMware ESX
7 6 (0.79%) ISA Server
7 6 (0.79%) KVM
8 5 (0.66%) HDFS
8 5 (0.66%) NFS
9 4 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 3 (0.40%) Apache Flume
10 3 (0.40%) Samba
10 3 (0.40%) Postfix
10 3 (0.40%) iptables
11 2 (0.26%) XenServer
11 2 (0.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 65 (8.60%) Puppet
2 40 (5.29%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (3.70%) Nagios
4 11 (1.46%) ZABBIX
5 10 (1.32%) Salt
6 9 (1.19%) Ansible
6 9 (1.19%) Cacti
7 8 (1.06%) logstash
8 7 (0.93%) WMI
9 6 (0.79%) NetBackup
9 6 (0.79%) OpenView
9 6 (0.79%) Munin
9 6 (0.79%) Vagrant
9 6 (0.79%) BMC PATROL
9 6 (0.79%) HAProxy
10 4 (0.53%) Hadoop YARN
10 4 (0.53%) Oozie
10 4 (0.53%) Red Hat Satellite
10 4 (0.53%) Ambari
11 2 (0.26%) Plesk
Vendors
1 116 (15.34%) Zend
2 84 (11.11%) Oracle
3 50 (6.61%) Microsoft
4 35 (4.63%) VMware
5 34 (4.50%) Red Hat
5 34 (4.50%) Google
5 34 (4.50%) Adobe
6 26 (3.44%) Facebook
7 25 (3.31%) Cisco
8 17 (2.25%) HP
9 15 (1.98%) Splunk
10 11 (1.46%) Twitter
10 11 (1.46%) Eloqua
10 11 (1.46%) Siebel
11 10 (1.32%) Veritas
11 10 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
12 8 (1.06%) SAP
13 7 (0.93%) BMC
13 7 (0.93%) MicroStrategy
13 7 (0.93%) Remedy
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
AdRoc Group
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
The Developer Portal
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-60,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000-30,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 60,000 DOE
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Gold Group
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Gold Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £43000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier Media
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Give A Grad A Go
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago