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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 78 62 52
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -10
Permanent jobs citing PHP 328 384 507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 3.20% 3.65% 4.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.50% 6.76% 8.83%
Number of salaries quoted 272 338 483
Average salary £45,000 £46,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
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
5048 5681 5742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 49.26% 54.05% 52.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4533 4934 5282
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 26 January 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 January 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.

1 403 (55.66%) HTML
2 379 (52.35%) JavaScript
3 376 (51.93%) CSS
4 362 (50.00%) MySQL
5 275 (37.98%) jQuery
6 204 (28.18%) Agile Software Development
7 186 (25.69%) Linux
8 182 (25.14%) HTML5
9 180 (24.86%) OO
10 170 (23.48%) Java
11 158 (21.82%) Git (software)
12 157 (21.69%) MVC
13 137 (18.92%) LAMP
14 127 (17.54%) Zend
15 122 (16.85%) Python
16 117 (16.16%) PHP5
16 117 (16.16%) Symfony
17 110 (15.19%) CSS3
18 108 (14.92%) OOP
19 106 (14.64%) WordPress
20 102 (14.09%) Apache
20 102 (14.09%) SQL
21 101 (13.95%) Ajax
22 97 (13.40%) Subversion
23 94 (12.98%) E-Commerce
24 93 (12.85%) CMS
25 91 (12.57%) Marketing
26 88 (12.15%) .NET
27 87 (12.02%) Web Services
28 85 (11.74%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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
1 106 (14.64%) WordPress
2 102 (14.09%) Apache
3 93 (12.85%) CMS
4 54 (7.46%) Drupal
5 31 (4.28%) Node.js
6 24 (3.31%) nginx
7 19 (2.62%) IIS
8 18 (2.49%) Apache Solr
9 13 (1.80%) Joomla!
10 12 (1.66%) SAS
10 12 (1.66%) Tomcat
11 11 (1.52%) Moodle
11 11 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
12 9 (1.24%) SharePoint
13 8 (1.10%) Umbraco
13 8 (1.10%) ExpressionEngine
14 6 (0.83%) Adobe CQ
14 6 (0.83%) TeamSite
15 5 (0.69%) Apache Pig
15 5 (0.69%) concrete5
Applications
1 38 (5.25%) Photoshop
2 17 (2.35%) MS Excel
3 14 (1.93%) Adobe Illustrator
4 13 (1.80%) MS Office
5 5 (0.69%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.14%) SPSS
7 1 (0.14%) InDesign
7 1 (0.14%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.14%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.14%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 27 (3.73%) Magento
2 4 (0.55%) Google Analytics
2 4 (0.55%) osCommerce
3 3 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.14%) SiteCatalyst
4 1 (0.14%) Shopify
4 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 33 (4.56%) SaaS
2 28 (3.87%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (2.21%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (1.38%) GitHub
6 9 (1.24%) Amazon S3
7 6 (0.83%) Joyent
8 5 (0.69%) PaaS
9 4 (0.55%) IaaS
10 3 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (0.41%) Route 53
10 3 (0.41%) Basecamp
10 3 (0.41%) Office 365
11 2 (0.28%) CloudFront
11 2 (0.28%) Google Apps
12 1 (0.14%) Force.com
12 1 (0.14%) Heroku
12 1 (0.14%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.14%) Amazon EMR
12 1 (0.14%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.90%) BGP
2 18 (2.49%) MPLS
3 17 (2.35%) Broadband
3 17 (2.35%) HTTP
4 16 (2.21%) DNS
4 16 (2.21%) Firewall
5 14 (1.93%) Internet
6 12 (1.66%) SSL
6 12 (1.66%) VPN
6 12 (1.66%) WAN
6 12 (1.66%) IPsec
6 12 (1.66%) Intranet
7 10 (1.38%) Cisco IOS
7 10 (1.38%) TCP/IP
7 10 (1.38%) LDAP
7 10 (1.38%) Extranet
8 9 (1.24%) OSPF
9 8 (1.10%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (0.97%) SSH
10 7 (0.97%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 362 (50.00%) MySQL
2 64 (8.84%) SQL Server
3 38 (5.25%) Relational Database
4 37 (5.11%) PostgreSQL
5 32 (4.42%) NoSQL
6 30 (4.14%) MongoDB
7 26 (3.59%) Redis
8 16 (2.21%) SQL Server 2008
9 13 (1.80%) SQL Server 2005
10 9 (1.24%) Hadoop
11 8 (1.10%) RDBMS
11 8 (1.10%) Big Data
12 7 (0.97%) Amazon RDS
12 7 (0.97%) MS Access
13 6 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (0.69%) HBase
14 5 (0.69%) Oracle BI EE
14 5 (0.69%) Apache Hive
15 4 (0.55%) Riak
15 4 (0.55%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 158 (21.82%) Git (software)
2 97 (13.40%) Subversion
3 40 (5.52%) JIRA
4 27 (3.73%) Jenkins
5 21 (2.90%) Selenium
5 21 (2.90%) Visual Studio
6 19 (2.62%) Maven
7 17 (2.35%) PHPUnit
8 14 (1.93%) Xcode
9 13 (1.80%) Cucumber
10 12 (1.66%) WebDriver
11 11 (1.52%) Hudson
12 9 (1.24%) Behat
12 9 (1.24%) Jasmine
12 9 (1.24%) Bitbucket
12 9 (1.24%) TestNG
12 9 (1.24%) JUnit
13 8 (1.10%) Ant
13 8 (1.10%) Eclipse
14 7 (0.97%) TeamCity
General
1 91 (12.57%) Marketing
2 85 (11.74%) Finance
3 55 (7.60%) Advertising
4 27 (3.73%) Games
5 21 (2.90%) Retail
6 20 (2.76%) Banking
6 20 (2.76%) Telecoms
7 14 (1.93%) Back Office
8 10 (1.38%) Law
9 9 (1.24%) Publishing
10 7 (0.97%) Legal
11 5 (0.69%) Multimedia
12 4 (0.55%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.55%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.41%) Front Office
14 2 (0.28%) Electronics
15 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 490 (67.68%) Developer
2 249 (34.39%) PHP Developer
3 105 (14.50%) Senior Developer
4 86 (11.88%) Web Developer
5 63 (8.70%) Senior PHP Developer
6 47 (6.49%) Front-End Developer
7 32 (4.42%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 24 (3.31%) PHP Web Developer
9 20 (2.76%) Administrator
9 20 (2.76%) Java Developer
10 19 (2.62%) .NET Developer
10 19 (2.62%) Consultant
10 19 (2.62%) DevOps Engineer
11 16 (2.21%) Development Manager
12 15 (2.07%) Test Engineer
12 15 (2.07%) Junior Developer
12 15 (2.07%) Systems Administrator
12 15 (2.07%) Junior
12 15 (2.07%) Drupal Developer
13 14 (1.93%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 403 (55.66%) HTML
2 376 (51.93%) CSS
3 275 (37.98%) jQuery
4 182 (25.14%) HTML5
5 137 (18.92%) LAMP
6 117 (16.16%) Symfony
7 110 (15.19%) CSS3
8 101 (13.95%) Ajax
9 88 (12.15%) .NET
10 87 (12.02%) Web Services
11 69 (9.53%) XML
12 60 (8.29%) JSON
13 56 (7.73%) AngularJS
14 51 (7.04%) REST
15 48 (6.63%) ASP.NET
16 42 (5.80%) RESTful
17 39 (5.39%) CodeIgniter
17 39 (5.39%) XHTML
18 34 (4.70%) SOAP
19 28 (3.87%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 73 (10.08%) Open Source
2 64 (8.84%) Computer Science
3 48 (6.63%) Analytical Skills
4 45 (6.22%) User Experience
5 44 (6.08%) Mobile App
6 27 (3.73%) Social Media
7 20 (2.76%) Algorithms
8 17 (2.35%) Data Structures
9 13 (1.80%) iPhone
10 10 (1.38%) Credit Risk
10 10 (1.38%) Digital Media
11 9 (1.24%) Kindle
11 9 (1.24%) Statistics
12 8 (1.10%) Blog
13 7 (0.97%) Social Network
14 6 (0.83%) Derivative
14 6 (0.83%) Visualisation
14 6 (0.83%) Replication
15 5 (0.69%) W3C
15 5 (0.69%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 186 (25.69%) Linux
2 65 (8.98%) UNIX
3 46 (6.35%) Windows
4 33 (4.56%) Android
5 29 (4.01%) CentOS
6 26 (3.59%) Apple iOS
7 21 (2.90%) Ubuntu
8 20 (2.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (1.66%) Solaris
10 11 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (1.10%) Amazon Linux
12 5 (0.69%) openSUSE
12 5 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (0.55%) Debian
14 3 (0.41%) Windows Vista
14 3 (0.41%) Windows XP
14 3 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
14 3 (0.41%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.28%) Windows Phone
16 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (28.18%) Agile Software Development
2 180 (24.86%) OO
3 157 (21.69%) MVC
4 108 (14.92%) OOP
5 94 (12.98%) E-Commerce
6 83 (11.46%) TDD
7 81 (11.19%) Web Development
8 70 (9.67%) OO PHP
9 68 (9.39%) Scrum
10 48 (6.63%) Responsive Web Design
11 47 (6.49%) Software Engineering
12 43 (5.94%) Analytics
12 43 (5.94%) Unit Testing
12 43 (5.94%) Continuous Integration
12 43 (5.94%) BDD
13 40 (5.52%) Mentoring
14 39 (5.39%) DevOps
15 29 (4.01%) SEO
16 28 (3.87%) Configuration Management
17 23 (3.18%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 379 (52.35%) JavaScript
2 170 (23.48%) Java
3 122 (16.85%) Python
4 117 (16.16%) PHP5
5 102 (14.09%) SQL
6 75 (10.36%) Ruby
7 63 (8.70%) C#
8 61 (8.43%) Perl
9 31 (4.28%) Bash Shell
10 19 (2.62%) VBA
11 18 (2.49%) C
12 17 (2.35%) Shell Script
13 16 (2.21%) C++
14 13 (1.80%) VB.NET
15 12 (1.66%) Tcl
16 11 (1.52%) PowerShell
17 10 (1.38%) Objective-C
17 10 (1.38%) T-SQL
18 9 (1.24%) VB
19 7 (0.97%) R
Qualifications
1 84 (11.60%) Degree
2 18 (2.49%) CCNP
2 18 (2.49%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (1.66%) CCIP
4 11 (1.52%) Security Cleared
5 6 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (0.83%) RHCE
6 4 (0.55%) ISEB
6 4 (0.55%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.28%) OCPJP
7 2 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.28%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.14%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.14%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (4.28%) QA
2 15 (2.07%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.14%) WCAG
System Software
1 21 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (1.93%) Docker
3 13 (1.80%) vSphere
4 12 (1.66%) Varnish
4 12 (1.66%) Active Directory
5 10 (1.38%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (1.24%) NFS
7 8 (1.10%) Xen
7 8 (1.10%) KVM
8 6 (0.83%) Hyper-V
9 5 (0.69%) HDFS
9 5 (0.69%) LXC
10 4 (0.55%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 4 (0.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 4 (0.55%) Veritas File System
10 4 (0.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 3 (0.41%) ISA Server
11 3 (0.41%) Samba
11 3 (0.41%) VMware ESX
12 2 (0.28%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 54 (7.46%) Puppet
2 40 (5.52%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (3.73%) Nagios
4 15 (2.07%) ZABBIX
5 12 (1.66%) Cacti
6 11 (1.52%) Vagrant
7 10 (1.38%) Munin
8 8 (1.10%) Salt
9 6 (0.83%) Ansible
9 6 (0.83%) OpenView
10 4 (0.55%) Legato
10 4 (0.55%) Oozie
10 4 (0.55%) Ambari
10 4 (0.55%) WMI
10 4 (0.55%) HAProxy
10 4 (0.55%) Hadoop YARN
11 3 (0.41%) BMC PATROL
11 3 (0.41%) NetBackup
11 3 (0.41%) Plesk
12 2 (0.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 127 (17.54%) Zend
2 46 (6.35%) Microsoft
3 42 (5.80%) Oracle
4 36 (4.97%) Facebook
5 34 (4.70%) VMware
6 33 (4.56%) Adobe
7 31 (4.28%) Red Hat
8 28 (3.87%) Cisco
8 28 (3.87%) Google
9 22 (3.04%) Twitter
10 15 (2.07%) HP
11 12 (1.66%) Salesforce.com
12 10 (1.38%) Eloqua
13 9 (1.24%) Splunk
13 9 (1.24%) Akamai
13 9 (1.24%) Siebel
14 7 (0.97%) Veritas
15 6 (0.83%) F5
15 6 (0.83%) Riverbed
16 5 (0.69%) Vertica
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £200 - £300 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
TRG
Salary: £65000 - £75000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
TRG
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Shares
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £43000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £250.00 - £350.00 per day + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
IT Rockstars Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + standard big company benefits
Posted: 5 days ago