The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 65 51 39
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -12
Permanent jobs citing PHP 468 546 659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 3.78% 4.56% 5.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.19% 8.22% 9.20%
Number of salaries quoted 386 494 632
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,650 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,900 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Programming Languages Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
6508 6646 7166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.50% 55.52% 55.01%
Number of salaries quoted 5604 5983 6666
Average salary £55,000 £53,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% -3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
PHP
London

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 25 July 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in the City of London

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

1 606 (60.72%) HTML
2 554 (55.51%) JavaScript
3 543 (54.41%) CSS
4 491 (49.20%) MySQL
5 371 (37.17%) jQuery
6 285 (28.56%) OO
7 273 (27.35%) Java
8 244 (24.45%) HTML5
9 243 (24.35%) Linux
10 235 (23.55%) Agile Software Development
11 209 (20.94%) Ajax
12 204 (20.44%) SQL
13 201 (20.14%) E-Commerce
14 200 (20.04%) Git (software)
15 196 (19.64%) MVC
16 189 (18.94%) Zend
17 186 (18.64%) Python
18 184 (18.44%) CSS3
19 171 (17.13%) XML
20 170 (17.03%) LAMP
21 153 (15.33%) Finance
21 153 (15.33%) Ruby
21 153 (15.33%) Marketing
22 148 (14.83%) PHP5
23 147 (14.73%) Symfony
23 147 (14.73%) Subversion
24 138 (13.83%) Degree
25 134 (13.43%) Web Development
26 131 (13.13%) Drupal
27 126 (12.63%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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
1 131 (13.13%) Drupal
2 115 (11.52%) Apache
3 103 (10.32%) WordPress
4 79 (7.92%) CMS
5 65 (6.51%) Node.js
6 35 (3.51%) Tomcat
7 27 (2.71%) Apache Solr
8 23 (2.30%) nginx
9 17 (1.70%) SharePoint
10 16 (1.60%) Joomla!
11 14 (1.40%) Elasticsearch
12 13 (1.30%) IIS
12 13 (1.30%) SAS
13 8 (0.80%) WebSphere
13 8 (0.80%) Moodle
14 6 (0.60%) Umbraco
14 6 (0.60%) SilverStripe
15 5 (0.50%) PrestaShop
15 5 (0.50%) Mule
16 4 (0.40%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 43 (4.31%) Photoshop
2 35 (3.51%) MS Excel
3 29 (2.91%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (0.50%) MS Office
5 3 (0.30%) SPSS
5 3 (0.30%) Fireworks
5 3 (0.30%) MS Project
6 1 (0.10%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.10%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 82 (8.22%) Magento
2 31 (3.11%) Oracle CRM
3 11 (1.10%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.30%) osCommerce
4 3 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.10%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.10%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 35 (3.51%) SaaS
2 27 (2.71%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (2.20%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (1.30%) GitHub
5 10 (1.00%) PaaS
6 9 (0.90%) Basecamp
6 9 (0.90%) Joyent
7 5 (0.50%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.30%) Amazon EMR
9 3 (0.30%) Jelastic
9 3 (0.30%) Google Apps
10 2 (0.20%) Pure360
10 2 (0.20%) Heroku
10 2 (0.20%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.10%) Force.com
11 1 (0.10%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.61%) HTTP
2 20 (2.00%) TCP/IP
2 20 (2.00%) Internet
3 14 (1.40%) DNS
3 14 (1.40%) Broadband
4 12 (1.20%) SAN
4 12 (1.20%) MPLS
4 12 (1.20%) BGP
5 11 (1.10%) Firewall
6 9 (0.90%) LDAP
7 8 (0.80%) Intranet
7 8 (0.80%) Network Security
8 7 (0.70%) Extranet
8 7 (0.70%) SSL
9 6 (0.60%) VPN
10 5 (0.50%) FTP
10 5 (0.50%) SSH
10 5 (0.50%) VLAN
11 4 (0.40%) OpenVPN
12 3 (0.30%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 491 (49.20%) MySQL
2 83 (8.32%) SQL Server
3 64 (6.41%) Relational Database
4 53 (5.31%) MongoDB
5 38 (3.81%) NoSQL
6 28 (2.81%) Big Data
7 26 (2.61%) PostgreSQL
8 17 (1.70%) RDBMS
8 17 (1.70%) Redis
9 16 (1.60%) Hadoop
10 13 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
11 12 (1.20%) Data Mining
12 11 (1.10%) Apache Cassandra
13 10 (1.00%) Oracle Database
14 9 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 8 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
15 8 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
16 7 (0.70%) MS Access
17 6 (0.60%) CouchDB
18 5 (0.50%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 200 (20.04%) Git (software)
2 147 (14.73%) Subversion
3 62 (6.21%) Jenkins
4 56 (5.61%) JIRA
5 53 (5.31%) Selenium
6 51 (5.11%) PHPUnit
7 27 (2.71%) Visual Studio
8 25 (2.51%) Dreamweaver
9 22 (2.20%) Hudson
10 21 (2.10%) Jasmine
10 21 (2.10%) Cucumber
11 18 (1.80%) Behat
11 18 (1.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 15 (1.50%) Ant
13 14 (1.40%) Mercurial
13 14 (1.40%) Maven
14 11 (1.10%) WebDriver
15 10 (1.00%) PhoneGap
16 7 (0.70%) Grunt
16 7 (0.70%) JUnit
General
1 153 (15.33%) Finance
1 153 (15.33%) Marketing
2 78 (7.82%) Advertising
3 37 (3.71%) Games
4 30 (3.01%) Retail
4 30 (3.01%) Publishing
5 28 (2.81%) Back Office
6 20 (2.00%) Telecoms
7 18 (1.80%) Banking
8 16 (1.60%) Legal
9 15 (1.50%) Financial Institution
10 7 (0.70%) Electronics
11 6 (0.60%) Music Industry
12 4 (0.40%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.30%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.20%) Front Office
14 2 (0.20%) Automotive
14 2 (0.20%) Law
15 1 (0.10%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.10%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 683 (68.44%) Developer
2 289 (28.96%) PHP Developer
3 148 (14.83%) Senior Developer
4 118 (11.82%) Web Developer
5 97 (9.72%) Front-End Developer
6 49 (4.91%) Senior PHP Developer
7 47 (4.71%) Junior
8 45 (4.51%) Junior Developer
9 32 (3.21%) Analyst
9 32 (3.21%) Lead Developer
10 28 (2.81%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 28 (2.81%) PHP LAMP Developer
11 27 (2.71%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 27 (2.71%) Junior PHP Developer
11 27 (2.71%) Administrator
12 26 (2.61%) Drupal Developer
12 26 (2.61%) Designer
13 25 (2.51%) Software Developer
14 23 (2.30%) Test Engineer
15 21 (2.10%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 606 (60.72%) HTML
2 543 (54.41%) CSS
3 371 (37.17%) jQuery
4 244 (24.45%) HTML5
5 209 (20.94%) Ajax
6 184 (18.44%) CSS3
7 171 (17.13%) XML
8 170 (17.03%) LAMP
9 147 (14.73%) Symfony
10 114 (11.42%) .NET
11 102 (10.22%) JSON
12 97 (9.72%) XHTML
13 88 (8.82%) Web Services
14 74 (7.41%) Backbone.js
15 63 (6.31%) AngularJS
16 51 (5.11%) CakePHP
17 50 (5.01%) RESTful
18 49 (4.91%) Sass
19 48 (4.81%) REST
20 46 (4.61%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 99 (9.92%) Open Source
2 74 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 36 (3.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 35 (3.51%) Mobile App
5 32 (3.21%) Social Media
6 27 (2.71%) W3C
7 26 (2.61%) Digital Media
8 24 (2.40%) Social Network
9 17 (1.70%) Blackberry
10 12 (1.20%) Replication
10 12 (1.20%) E-Learning
10 12 (1.20%) iPhone
11 11 (1.10%) Credit Risk
11 11 (1.10%) Blog
12 10 (1.00%) SCORM
13 7 (0.70%) Statistics
13 7 (0.70%) Taxonomies
13 7 (0.70%) Clustering
13 7 (0.70%) Management Information System
13 7 (0.70%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 243 (24.35%) Linux
2 96 (9.62%) UNIX
3 84 (8.42%) Apple iOS
4 83 (8.32%) Windows
5 55 (5.51%) Android
6 24 (2.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (1.70%) CentOS
8 11 (1.10%) AIX
8 11 (1.10%) Solaris
9 10 (1.00%) Ubuntu
10 9 (0.90%) Debian
11 4 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.40%) Mac OS
11 4 (0.40%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.30%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.20%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.20%) Fedora
14 1 (0.10%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.10%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 285 (28.56%) OO
2 235 (23.55%) Agile Software Development
3 201 (20.14%) E-Commerce
4 196 (19.64%) MVC
5 134 (13.43%) Web Development
6 126 (12.63%) TDD
7 119 (11.92%) Scrum
7 119 (11.92%) OOP
8 107 (10.72%) OO PHP
9 75 (7.52%) Continuous Integration
10 72 (7.21%) Software Engineering
11 66 (6.61%) Responsive Web Design
12 64 (6.41%) CRM
13 63 (6.31%) BDD
14 54 (5.41%) DevOps
15 50 (5.01%) Unit Testing
16 49 (4.91%) Content Management
17 43 (4.31%) Project Management
17 43 (4.31%) Analytics
18 41 (4.11%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 554 (55.51%) JavaScript
2 273 (27.35%) Java
3 204 (20.44%) SQL
4 186 (18.64%) Python
5 153 (15.33%) Ruby
6 148 (14.83%) PHP5
7 101 (10.12%) C#
8 79 (7.92%) Perl
9 48 (4.81%) C
10 47 (4.71%) C++
11 28 (2.81%) Bash Shell
12 24 (2.40%) Scala
13 21 (2.10%) Shell Script
13 21 (2.10%) VBA
14 19 (1.90%) ActionScript
15 15 (1.50%) R
15 15 (1.50%) Objective-C
16 14 (1.40%) ActionScript 3.0
17 12 (1.20%) VB.NET
18 11 (1.10%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 138 (13.83%) Degree
2 15 (1.50%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (1.10%) CCIP
3 11 (1.10%) Security Cleared
4 10 (1.00%) ISEB
5 8 (0.80%) ISTQB
6 6 (0.60%) CCNP
7 5 (0.50%) Sun Certification
8 3 (0.30%) CCNA
8 3 (0.30%) JNCIA
9 2 (0.20%) CAPM
9 2 (0.20%) RHCE
9 2 (0.20%) PMP
9 2 (0.20%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.20%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 1 (0.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.10%) OCP
10 1 (0.10%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (9.42%) QA
2 20 (2.00%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.40%) SLA
4 1 (0.10%) COBIT
4 1 (0.10%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (3.31%) Varnish
2 10 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.80%) NFS
4 4 (0.40%) Postfix
4 4 (0.40%) Samba
4 4 (0.40%) VirtualBox
5 3 (0.30%) Apache Flume
5 3 (0.30%) KVM
5 3 (0.30%) HDFS
5 3 (0.30%) GPFS
6 2 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.20%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.10%) vSphere
7 1 (0.10%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.10%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.10%) Squid
7 1 (0.10%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.10%) vCloud
7 1 (0.10%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 49 (4.91%) Puppet
2 36 (3.61%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (1.30%) Nagios
3 13 (1.30%) Vagrant
4 11 (1.10%) ZABBIX
5 10 (1.00%) Plesk
5 10 (1.00%) Capistrano
6 4 (0.40%) Cacti
6 4 (0.40%) NetBackup
6 4 (0.40%) OpenView
6 4 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (0.40%) Control-M
7 3 (0.30%) HAProxy
8 2 (0.20%) CFEngine
8 2 (0.20%) Opsview
9 1 (0.10%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 1 (0.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.10%) logstash
9 1 (0.10%) Salt
9 1 (0.10%) Kibana
Vendors
1 189 (18.94%) Zend
2 72 (7.21%) Oracle
3 46 (4.61%) Microsoft
4 45 (4.51%) Adobe
5 37 (3.71%) Red Hat
6 33 (3.31%) Google
7 32 (3.21%) SAP
8 31 (3.11%) Facebook
9 30 (3.01%) JD Edwards
10 17 (1.70%) VMware
11 16 (1.60%) Twitter
12 15 (1.50%) JBoss
12 15 (1.50%) IBM
13 12 (1.20%) Cisco
13 12 (1.20%) HP
14 10 (1.00%) Apple
15 9 (0.90%) Rackspace
16 8 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
17 4 (0.40%) Greenplum
17 4 (0.40%) Sencha
City, London
Salt
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + good bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Package circa 50 - 68k
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £60000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Ortolan Group
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hunt 4 Staff
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
LA International
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
IT Rockstars Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum 10% annual bonus offered
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Energon Global
Salary: From £55,000 to £64,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Nexmo
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Nexmo
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Nexmo
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits, Uncapped Commission
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £40-60,000 + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago