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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 70 68 52
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -16
Permanent jobs citing PHP 382 468 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 3.63% 3.77% 4.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.92% 7.19% 8.22%
Number of salaries quoted 331 386 494
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,000 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £61,900
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
5520 6507 6646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.48% 52.44% 55.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4844 5602 5983
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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.

1 469 (57.06%) HTML
2 444 (54.01%) JavaScript
3 384 (46.72%) MySQL
4 351 (42.70%) CSS
5 307 (37.35%) Agile Software Development
6 250 (30.41%) Linux
7 220 (26.76%) Java
8 213 (25.91%) jQuery
9 192 (23.36%) HTML5
10 189 (22.99%) Python
11 171 (20.80%) Git (software)
12 168 (20.44%) OO
13 158 (19.22%) Finance
14 149 (18.13%) SQL
15 134 (16.30%) MVC
16 122 (14.84%) .NET
16 122 (14.84%) TDD
17 121 (14.72%) E-Commerce
18 117 (14.23%) Oracle
19 116 (14.11%) LAMP
20 115 (13.99%) Drupal
21 112 (13.63%) Symfony
22 110 (13.38%) Web Development
22 110 (13.38%) C#
23 107 (13.02%) Apache
24 106 (12.90%) CSS3
25 102 (12.41%) Ruby
26 99 (12.04%) Perl
27 95 (11.56%) DevOps
28 94 (11.44%) Open Source

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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
1 115 (13.99%) Drupal
2 107 (13.02%) Apache
3 80 (9.73%) WordPress
4 64 (7.79%) Node.js
5 56 (6.81%) CMS
6 39 (4.74%) Tomcat
7 30 (3.65%) Elasticsearch
8 25 (3.04%) nginx
9 19 (2.31%) SharePoint
10 15 (1.82%) IIS
10 15 (1.82%) Joomla!
11 14 (1.70%) JBoss
11 14 (1.70%) Apache Solr
12 13 (1.58%) WebLogic
13 12 (1.46%) Liferay
14 11 (1.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 10 (1.22%) Confluence
15 10 (1.22%) WebLogic Portal
15 10 (1.22%) WebSphere
15 10 (1.22%) Movable Type
Applications
1 34 (4.14%) Photoshop
2 24 (2.92%) MS Excel
3 11 (1.34%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (1.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (0.61%) MS Office
6 4 (0.49%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.24%) InDesign
7 2 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 49 (5.96%) Magento
2 3 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.24%) osCommerce
3 2 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.12%) SAP SRM
4 1 (0.12%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.12%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 65 (7.91%) SaaS
2 54 (6.57%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (1.95%) Amazon EC2
4 15 (1.82%) Google Analytics
5 8 (0.97%) IaaS
6 7 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (0.73%) Route 53
8 5 (0.61%) Trello
8 5 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (0.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 4 (0.49%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (0.49%) PaaS
10 3 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
10 3 (0.36%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 3 (0.36%) GitHub
11 2 (0.24%) Adobe Analytics
11 2 (0.24%) Sumo Logic
12 1 (0.12%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 44 (5.35%) HTTP
2 32 (3.89%) Internet
3 29 (3.53%) DNS
4 19 (2.31%) TCP/IP
5 16 (1.95%) Firewall
6 14 (1.70%) VPN
7 11 (1.34%) LDAP
8 9 (1.09%) IPv6
8 9 (1.09%) BGP
9 8 (0.97%) IPsec
10 7 (0.85%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (0.73%) Intranet
11 6 (0.73%) WAN
12 5 (0.61%) LAN
12 5 (0.61%) Network Security
12 5 (0.61%) OSPF
12 5 (0.61%) EIGRP
12 5 (0.61%) MRTG
13 4 (0.49%) tcpdump
13 4 (0.49%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 384 (46.72%) MySQL
2 62 (7.54%) Relational Database
3 61 (7.42%) SQL Server
4 53 (6.45%) Redis
5 43 (5.23%) PostgreSQL
6 40 (4.87%) MongoDB
7 28 (3.41%) NoSQL
8 17 (2.07%) RDBMS
9 14 (1.70%) Hadoop
10 13 (1.58%) Apache Cassandra
11 8 (0.97%) Big Data
12 7 (0.85%) Couchbase
12 7 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
13 6 (0.73%) Oracle Database
13 6 (0.73%) MariaDB
13 6 (0.73%) SQLite
14 4 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
14 4 (0.49%) BusinessObjects
14 4 (0.49%) HBase
15 3 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 171 (20.80%) Git (software)
2 88 (10.71%) Subversion
3 50 (6.08%) Jenkins
4 39 (4.74%) Selenium
5 37 (4.50%) PHPUnit
6 26 (3.16%) JIRA
7 23 (2.80%) Maven
8 20 (2.43%) WebDriver
8 20 (2.43%) Team Foundation Server
9 19 (2.31%) Cucumber
10 18 (2.19%) JUnit
11 12 (1.46%) Gradle
12 11 (1.34%) Grunt
12 11 (1.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 11 (1.34%) TeamCity
13 9 (1.09%) TestNG
13 9 (1.09%) Behat
13 9 (1.09%) Bitbucket
14 8 (0.97%) Hudson
14 8 (0.97%) Mercurial
General
1 158 (19.22%) Finance
2 85 (10.34%) Marketing
3 44 (5.35%) Telecoms
4 38 (4.62%) Advertising
5 30 (3.65%) Banking
6 28 (3.41%) Publishing
6 28 (3.41%) Games
7 23 (2.80%) Retail
8 7 (0.85%) Billing
9 6 (0.73%) French Language
10 5 (0.61%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.36%) iGaming
11 3 (0.36%) Back Office
11 3 (0.36%) Law
11 3 (0.36%) Legal
11 3 (0.36%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.24%) Electronics
12 2 (0.24%) German Language
12 2 (0.24%) Italian Language
12 2 (0.24%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 508 (61.80%) Developer
2 214 (26.03%) PHP Developer
3 96 (11.68%) Web Developer
4 81 (9.85%) Senior Developer
5 63 (7.66%) Front-End Developer
6 41 (4.99%) Analyst
6 41 (4.99%) Senior PHP Developer
7 38 (4.62%) Lead Developer
8 37 (4.50%) Consultant
9 35 (4.26%) DevOps Engineer
10 32 (3.89%) Junior
11 31 (3.77%) Drupal Developer
12 30 (3.65%) Senior Manager
13 28 (3.41%) Junior Developer
14 26 (3.16%) Support Analyst
14 26 (3.16%) Architect
15 23 (2.80%) Software Developer
15 23 (2.80%) Applications Support
15 23 (2.80%) Administrator
16 22 (2.68%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 469 (57.06%) HTML
2 351 (42.70%) CSS
3 213 (25.91%) jQuery
4 192 (23.36%) HTML5
5 122 (14.84%) .NET
6 116 (14.11%) LAMP
7 112 (13.63%) Symfony
8 106 (12.90%) CSS3
9 93 (11.31%) Web Services
10 89 (10.83%) XML
11 74 (9.00%) AngularJS
12 66 (8.03%) Ajax
13 62 (7.54%) JSON
14 60 (7.30%) REST
15 41 (4.99%) SOAP
16 38 (4.62%) Laravel
17 37 (4.50%) Sass
18 32 (3.89%) Spring
19 30 (3.65%) XHTML
20 29 (3.53%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 53 (6.45%) Computer Science
2 47 (5.72%) User Experience
3 44 (5.35%) Mobile App
4 39 (4.74%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (2.92%) Social Media
6 20 (2.43%) Visualisation
6 20 (2.43%) Data Centre
7 12 (1.46%) Kindle
8 11 (1.34%) Mathematics
8 11 (1.34%) Clustering
9 8 (0.97%) E-Learning
9 8 (0.97%) W3C
9 8 (0.97%) Wiki
9 8 (0.97%) Data Integration
9 8 (0.97%) Digital Media
9 8 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (0.73%) Algorithms
10 6 (0.73%) Management Information System
11 5 (0.61%) Equities
11 5 (0.61%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 250 (30.41%) Linux
2 77 (9.37%) UNIX
3 63 (7.66%) Windows
4 32 (3.89%) Android
5 25 (3.04%) Ubuntu
5 25 (3.04%) Apple iOS
6 24 (2.92%) CentOS
7 19 (2.31%) Debian
8 14 (1.70%) Solaris
9 11 (1.34%) Mac OS X
10 10 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (1.09%) CoreOS
12 7 (0.85%) openSUSE
13 6 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
14 5 (0.61%) Fedora
15 4 (0.49%) AIX
15 4 (0.49%) Windows Vista
16 3 (0.36%) Windows XP
16 3 (0.36%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 307 (37.35%) Agile Software Development
2 168 (20.44%) OO
3 134 (16.30%) MVC
4 122 (14.84%) TDD
5 121 (14.72%) E-Commerce
6 110 (13.38%) Web Development
7 95 (11.56%) DevOps
8 94 (11.44%) Open Source
9 92 (11.19%) Scrum
10 84 (10.22%) CRM
11 76 (9.25%) OO PHP
12 75 (9.12%) Project Management
13 74 (9.00%) BDD
14 65 (7.91%) Continuous Integration
15 56 (6.81%) Unit Testing
16 55 (6.69%) Software Engineering
17 54 (6.57%) OOP
18 48 (5.84%) GAP Analysis
19 45 (5.47%) Analytics
20 43 (5.23%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 444 (54.01%) JavaScript
2 220 (26.76%) Java
3 189 (22.99%) Python
4 149 (18.13%) SQL
5 110 (13.38%) C#
6 102 (12.41%) Ruby
7 99 (12.04%) Perl
8 84 (10.22%) C++
9 63 (7.66%) PHP5
10 62 (7.54%) C
11 61 (7.42%) Bash Shell
12 31 (3.77%) Shell Script
13 20 (2.43%) Scala
14 11 (1.34%) Go
14 11 (1.34%) XQuery
15 10 (1.22%) PL/SQL
16 8 (0.97%) T-SQL
16 8 (0.97%) AWK
17 7 (0.85%) Korn
17 7 (0.85%) sed
Qualifications
1 87 (10.58%) Degree
2 2 (0.24%) SC Cleared
2 2 (0.24%) DV Cleared
2 2 (0.24%) Security Cleared
2 2 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (0.24%) CCNP
2 2 (0.24%) CCIP
2 2 (0.24%) ISEB
2 2 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (0.24%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.12%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.12%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (8.15%) QA
2 12 (1.46%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.36%) SLA
4 1 (0.12%) WCAG
4 1 (0.12%) WAI
System Software
1 27 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (2.92%) Varnish
3 22 (2.68%) Docker
4 7 (0.85%) Postfix
4 7 (0.85%) XenServer
5 6 (0.73%) Xen
5 6 (0.73%) Active Directory
5 6 (0.73%) Samba
5 6 (0.73%) KVM
6 5 (0.61%) LXC
6 5 (0.61%) iptables
7 4 (0.49%) VirtualBox
7 4 (0.49%) NFS
7 4 (0.49%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.36%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.36%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.24%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.24%) HDFS
10 1 (0.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 74 (9.00%) Puppet
2 57 (6.93%) Opscode Chef
3 36 (4.38%) Nagios
4 24 (2.92%) Ansible
5 18 (2.19%) Salt
6 16 (1.95%) ZABBIX
7 12 (1.46%) Vagrant
8 9 (1.09%) logstash
9 7 (0.85%) NetVault Backup
10 6 (0.73%) Capistrano
10 6 (0.73%) Cacti
10 6 (0.73%) Unicenter
10 6 (0.73%) Tivoli
11 5 (0.61%) Cobbler
11 5 (0.61%) CFEngine
11 5 (0.61%) OpenAM
12 4 (0.49%) Kubernetes
12 4 (0.49%) Rundeck
13 3 (0.36%) HAProxy
13 3 (0.36%) cPanel
Vendors
1 117 (14.23%) Oracle
2 85 (10.34%) Zend
3 45 (5.47%) VMware
4 36 (4.38%) Google
5 35 (4.26%) Adobe
6 33 (4.01%) Microsoft
7 26 (3.16%) Red Hat
8 17 (2.07%) Salesforce.com
9 15 (1.82%) Cisco
9 15 (1.82%) IBM
9 15 (1.82%) Splunk
10 13 (1.58%) Facebook
11 12 (1.46%) hybris
11 12 (1.46%) New Relic
12 10 (1.22%) ATG
13 8 (0.97%) BMC
13 8 (0.97%) Dell
13 8 (0.97%) EMC
14 7 (0.85%) HP
14 7 (0.85%) SAP
City, London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent bonus scheme
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Kainos Software
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum 5% Bonus, Pernsion + Superb benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Perks
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + BENEFITS + BONUSES
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £50,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus, Benefits, Discounts, Incentiv
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30k + Extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Great environment
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Search Consultancy
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago