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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 74 75 55
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -20
Permanent jobs citing PHP 338 418 525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 3.49% 3.56% 4.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.46% 6.81% 7.90%
Number of salaries quoted 289 346 488
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
5234 6139 6642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 54.10% 52.33% 56.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4566 5340 6006
Average salary £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.48% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,200 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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.

1 433 (56.75%) HTML
2 424 (55.57%) JavaScript
3 336 (44.04%) MySQL
4 331 (43.38%) CSS
5 288 (37.75%) Agile Software Development
6 239 (31.32%) Linux
7 203 (26.61%) Java
8 194 (25.43%) jQuery
9 191 (25.03%) HTML5
10 175 (22.94%) Python
11 166 (21.76%) Git (software)
12 162 (21.23%) SQL
13 148 (19.40%) OO
14 135 (17.69%) Finance
15 115 (15.07%) MVC
16 111 (14.55%) Apache
17 110 (14.42%) TDD
18 108 (14.15%) Ruby
18 108 (14.15%) E-Commerce
19 107 (14.02%) LAMP
19 107 (14.02%) Web Development
19 107 (14.02%) CSS3
20 102 (13.37%) Symfony
20 102 (13.37%) Perl
21 96 (12.58%) .NET
22 94 (12.32%) DevOps
23 93 (12.19%) Oracle
23 93 (12.19%) Scrum
23 93 (12.19%) Drupal
24 90 (11.80%) WordPress

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 111 (14.55%) Apache
2 93 (12.19%) Drupal
3 90 (11.80%) WordPress
4 67 (8.78%) Node.js
5 52 (6.82%) CMS
6 34 (4.46%) Tomcat
7 25 (3.28%) Elasticsearch
8 21 (2.75%) nginx
9 18 (2.36%) SharePoint
10 17 (2.23%) Joomla!
11 13 (1.70%) WebLogic
12 12 (1.57%) IIS
12 12 (1.57%) JBoss
12 12 (1.57%) Liferay
12 12 (1.57%) Confluence
13 11 (1.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 10 (1.31%) WebSphere
14 10 (1.31%) Movable Type
14 10 (1.31%) WebLogic Portal
15 9 (1.18%) Mule
Applications
1 30 (3.93%) Photoshop
2 22 (2.88%) MS Excel
3 10 (1.31%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (1.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.66%) MS Office
6 3 (0.39%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.26%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 44 (5.77%) Magento
2 2 (0.26%) osCommerce
2 2 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.13%) AWD
3 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.13%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.13%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 49 (6.42%) SaaS
2 45 (5.90%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (2.10%) Google Analytics
4 11 (1.44%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.66%) Adobe Analytics
6 5 (0.66%) Trello
6 5 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.52%) MailChimp
7 4 (0.52%) IaaS
7 4 (0.52%) Route 53
8 3 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.26%) Sumo Logic
9 2 (0.26%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.26%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 1 (0.13%) GitHub
10 1 (0.13%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.13%) Office 365
10 1 (0.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (5.64%) HTTP
2 31 (4.06%) Internet
3 24 (3.15%) DNS
4 19 (2.49%) Firewall
5 18 (2.36%) TCP/IP
6 15 (1.97%) VPN
6 15 (1.97%) IPv6
6 15 (1.97%) BGP
7 11 (1.44%) Cisco IOS
7 11 (1.44%) LDAP
8 10 (1.31%) IPsec
9 8 (1.05%) Broadband
9 8 (1.05%) WAN
9 8 (1.05%) MPLS
9 8 (1.05%) IPv4
10 7 (0.92%) OSPF
10 7 (0.92%) LAN
10 7 (0.92%) EIGRP
10 7 (0.92%) Network Security
11 6 (0.79%) IOS XR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 336 (44.04%) MySQL
2 54 (7.08%) SQL Server
3 49 (6.42%) Relational Database
4 46 (6.03%) Redis
5 41 (5.37%) PostgreSQL
6 33 (4.33%) MongoDB
7 19 (2.49%) NoSQL
8 15 (1.97%) Apache Cassandra
9 14 (1.83%) Hadoop
10 13 (1.70%) SQLite
11 9 (1.18%) Big Data
12 6 (0.79%) Oracle Database
12 6 (0.79%) RDBMS
13 4 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (0.52%) HBase
14 3 (0.39%) MariaDB
14 3 (0.39%) Amazon RDS
14 3 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 2 (0.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 2 (0.26%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 166 (21.76%) Git (software)
2 84 (11.01%) Subversion
3 59 (7.73%) Jenkins
4 38 (4.98%) Selenium
5 32 (4.19%) JIRA
6 27 (3.54%) PHPUnit
7 23 (3.01%) Maven
8 19 (2.49%) Team Foundation Server
8 19 (2.49%) WebDriver
9 16 (2.10%) Cucumber
9 16 (2.10%) JUnit
10 14 (1.83%) Hudson
10 14 (1.83%) Gradle
10 14 (1.83%) Grunt
11 12 (1.57%) TeamCity
11 12 (1.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 10 (1.31%) Bitbucket
13 8 (1.05%) Behat
13 8 (1.05%) TestNG
13 8 (1.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 135 (17.69%) Finance
2 71 (9.31%) Marketing
3 49 (6.42%) Telecoms
4 30 (3.93%) Games
5 26 (3.41%) Advertising
6 23 (3.01%) Publishing
7 21 (2.75%) Banking
8 20 (2.62%) Retail
9 16 (2.10%) French Language
10 7 (0.92%) Billing
11 5 (0.66%) German Language
11 5 (0.66%) Italian Language
12 4 (0.52%) Back Office
12 4 (0.52%) Legal
12 4 (0.52%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.39%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.39%) iGaming
14 2 (0.26%) Law
14 2 (0.26%) Electronics
15 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 484 (63.43%) Developer
2 192 (25.16%) PHP Developer
3 89 (11.66%) Web Developer
4 74 (9.70%) Senior Developer
5 65 (8.52%) Front-End Developer
6 42 (5.50%) Analyst
7 37 (4.85%) Lead Developer
8 35 (4.59%) DevOps Engineer
9 34 (4.46%) Senior PHP Developer
10 30 (3.93%) Junior
11 29 (3.80%) AWS Developer
12 27 (3.54%) Full Stack Developer
13 25 (3.28%) Consultant
13 25 (3.28%) Support Analyst
13 25 (3.28%) Applications Support
13 25 (3.28%) Junior Developer
14 22 (2.88%) Senior Manager
15 21 (2.75%) Graduate
15 21 (2.75%) Software Developer
15 21 (2.75%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 433 (56.75%) HTML
2 331 (43.38%) CSS
3 194 (25.43%) jQuery
4 191 (25.03%) HTML5
5 107 (14.02%) LAMP
5 107 (14.02%) CSS3
6 102 (13.37%) Symfony
7 96 (12.58%) .NET
8 84 (11.01%) Web Services
9 80 (10.48%) AngularJS
10 78 (10.22%) XML
11 59 (7.73%) JSON
12 57 (7.47%) Ajax
13 47 (6.16%) REST
14 39 (5.11%) Laravel
15 35 (4.59%) Sass
15 35 (4.59%) SOAP
16 28 (3.67%) LESS
16 28 (3.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 27 (3.54%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 70 (9.17%) Computer Science
2 50 (6.55%) Mobile App
3 43 (5.64%) User Experience
4 30 (3.93%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (3.28%) Social Media
6 22 (2.88%) Data Centre
7 19 (2.49%) Visualisation
8 10 (1.31%) Wiki
9 9 (1.18%) Mathematics
9 9 (1.18%) Management Information System
9 9 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (1.05%) Clustering
10 8 (1.05%) Copywriting
10 8 (1.05%) Data Integration
11 7 (0.92%) Replication
11 7 (0.92%) Kindle
11 7 (0.92%) Private Cloud
12 6 (0.79%) Digital Media
13 5 (0.66%) iPad
13 5 (0.66%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 239 (31.32%) Linux
2 76 (9.96%) UNIX
3 62 (8.13%) Windows
4 28 (3.67%) Android
5 27 (3.54%) Apple iOS
6 25 (3.28%) Ubuntu
7 22 (2.88%) CentOS
8 17 (2.23%) Debian
9 14 (1.83%) Solaris
10 11 (1.44%) Mac OS X
11 9 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (1.18%) CoreOS
12 7 (0.92%) openSUSE
13 6 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 5 (0.66%) Fedora
14 5 (0.66%) AIX
15 4 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
16 3 (0.39%) Amazon Linux
17 2 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
17 2 (0.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 288 (37.75%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (19.40%) OO
3 115 (15.07%) MVC
4 110 (14.42%) TDD
5 108 (14.15%) E-Commerce
6 107 (14.02%) Web Development
7 94 (12.32%) DevOps
8 93 (12.19%) Scrum
9 90 (11.80%) Open Source
10 71 (9.31%) Continuous Integration
10 71 (9.31%) BDD
10 71 (9.31%) OO PHP
11 69 (9.04%) CRM
12 65 (8.52%) Project Management
13 55 (7.21%) Software Engineering
14 51 (6.68%) OOP
15 46 (6.03%) Data Protection
16 44 (5.77%) Responsive Web Design
17 43 (5.64%) Unit Testing
18 35 (4.59%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 424 (55.57%) JavaScript
2 203 (26.61%) Java
3 175 (22.94%) Python
4 162 (21.23%) SQL
5 108 (14.15%) Ruby
6 102 (13.37%) Perl
7 88 (11.53%) C#
8 60 (7.86%) PHP5
9 59 (7.73%) Bash Shell
9 59 (7.73%) C++
10 46 (6.03%) C
11 24 (3.15%) Shell Script
12 21 (2.75%) Scala
13 11 (1.44%) Go
13 11 (1.44%) PL/SQL
14 9 (1.18%) sed
14 9 (1.18%) AWK
15 8 (1.05%) XQuery
15 8 (1.05%) Tcl
16 6 (0.79%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 85 (11.14%) Degree
2 6 (0.79%) CCNP
2 6 (0.79%) CCIP
2 6 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (0.26%) Sun Certification
3 2 (0.26%) ISEB
3 2 (0.26%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.26%) DV Cleared
3 2 (0.26%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (0.26%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.13%) RHCSA
4 1 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.13%) PMP
4 1 (0.13%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.13%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (9.31%) QA
2 7 (0.92%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.26%) SLA
4 1 (0.13%) WCAG
4 1 (0.13%) WAI
System Software
1 28 (3.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (3.15%) Docker
3 15 (1.97%) Varnish
4 8 (1.05%) Postfix
4 8 (1.05%) XenServer
5 7 (0.92%) Samba
5 7 (0.92%) iptables
6 6 (0.79%) KVM
7 5 (0.66%) LXC
7 5 (0.66%) VirtualBox
8 4 (0.52%) Active Directory
8 4 (0.52%) Xen
9 2 (0.26%) NFS
9 2 (0.26%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.26%) HDFS
10 1 (0.13%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 69 (9.04%) Puppet
2 62 (8.13%) Opscode Chef
3 30 (3.93%) Nagios
4 27 (3.54%) Ansible
5 23 (3.01%) Salt
6 19 (2.49%) ZABBIX
7 13 (1.70%) Vagrant
8 9 (1.18%) Capistrano
9 7 (0.92%) NetVault Backup
10 6 (0.79%) Cacti
11 5 (0.66%) Unicenter
11 5 (0.66%) Tivoli
11 5 (0.66%) CFEngine
11 5 (0.66%) Cobbler
11 5 (0.66%) OpenAM
12 4 (0.52%) Kubernetes
12 4 (0.52%) cPanel
12 4 (0.52%) logstash
12 4 (0.52%) Plesk
13 3 (0.39%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 93 (12.19%) Oracle
2 68 (8.91%) Zend
3 44 (5.77%) VMware
4 39 (5.11%) Adobe
5 35 (4.59%) Google
6 28 (3.67%) Microsoft
7 22 (2.88%) Red Hat
8 19 (2.49%) Cisco
9 15 (1.97%) IBM
9 15 (1.97%) Salesforce.com
10 12 (1.57%) hybris
10 12 (1.57%) Facebook
11 11 (1.44%) Splunk
12 10 (1.31%) ATG
13 9 (1.18%) New Relic
14 8 (1.05%) Ogone
14 8 (1.05%) Dell
14 8 (1.05%) EMC
14 8 (1.05%) Citrix
15 7 (0.92%) Sophos
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