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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 55 65 59
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Permanent jobs citing PHP 423 514 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.28% 4.03% 4.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.37% 7.58% 7.83%
Number of salaries quoted 366 447 453
Average salary £50,000 £45,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.89% +7.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
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
5055 6777 6357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 51.18% 53.07% 53.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4469 5879 5622
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
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 £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 May 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 May 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.

1 475 (60.05%) HTML
2 433 (54.74%) JavaScript
3 396 (50.06%) MySQL
4 371 (46.90%) CSS
5 290 (36.66%) Agile Software Development
6 232 (29.33%) Linux
7 225 (28.45%) jQuery
8 198 (25.03%) Java
9 185 (23.39%) HTML5
10 170 (21.49%) OO
10 170 (21.49%) Python
11 168 (21.24%) Git (software)
12 153 (19.34%) MVC
13 139 (17.57%) .NET
14 136 (17.19%) TDD
15 126 (15.93%) Finance
16 117 (14.79%) SQL
17 115 (14.54%) Oracle
17 115 (14.54%) E-Commerce
18 114 (14.41%) C#
19 113 (14.29%) Symfony
20 112 (14.16%) LAMP
21 109 (13.78%) Apache
21 109 (13.78%) CSS3
22 106 (13.40%) Drupal
23 104 (13.15%) Zend
24 101 (12.77%) Web Development
25 98 (12.39%) Web Services
26 97 (12.26%) Open Source
27 92 (11.63%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (13.78%) Apache
2 106 (13.40%) Drupal
3 83 (10.49%) WordPress
4 64 (8.09%) CMS
5 55 (6.95%) Node.js
6 33 (4.17%) Tomcat
7 30 (3.79%) nginx
8 28 (3.54%) Elasticsearch
9 22 (2.78%) SharePoint
10 15 (1.90%) Apache Solr
11 14 (1.77%) IIS
12 11 (1.39%) Joomla!
13 9 (1.14%) OpenStack
13 9 (1.14%) Moodle
14 8 (1.01%) JBoss
15 6 (0.76%) Liferay
15 6 (0.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 6 (0.76%) Apache Spark
15 6 (0.76%) WebSphere
15 6 (0.76%) Umbraco
Applications
1 41 (5.18%) Photoshop
2 22 (2.78%) MS Excel
3 12 (1.52%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (1.14%) MS Office
5 4 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.51%) Fireworks
6 3 (0.38%) InDesign
7 1 (0.13%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.13%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 54 (6.83%) Magento
2 4 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.38%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.13%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.13%) SAP SRM
4 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.13%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 69 (8.72%) SaaS
2 51 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (2.40%) Amazon EC2
4 14 (1.77%) Google Analytics
5 11 (1.39%) GitHub
6 9 (1.14%) Route 53
7 8 (1.01%) IaaS
8 6 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (0.63%) Trello
10 4 (0.51%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.51%) PaaS
10 4 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 3 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
12 2 (0.25%) Amazon SQS
12 2 (0.25%) Office 365
12 2 (0.25%) Joyent
12 2 (0.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 2 (0.25%) Sumo Logic
12 2 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 37 (4.68%) HTTP
2 29 (3.67%) Internet
3 19 (2.40%) DNS
4 12 (1.52%) TCP/IP
4 12 (1.52%) VPN
5 8 (1.01%) LDAP
6 7 (0.88%) Firewall
6 7 (0.88%) IPsec
7 6 (0.76%) OpenVPN
7 6 (0.76%) L2TP
7 6 (0.76%) PPTP
8 5 (0.63%) Intranet
8 5 (0.63%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (0.51%) tcpdump
9 4 (0.51%) Asterisk PBX
9 4 (0.51%) SAN
9 4 (0.51%) VoIP
9 4 (0.51%) FTP
10 3 (0.38%) BGP
10 3 (0.38%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 396 (50.06%) MySQL
2 61 (7.71%) SQL Server
3 57 (7.21%) PostgreSQL
4 54 (6.83%) Relational Database
5 46 (5.82%) Redis
6 43 (5.44%) MongoDB
7 31 (3.92%) NoSQL
8 13 (1.64%) RDBMS
8 13 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
9 10 (1.26%) Hadoop
10 9 (1.14%) MariaDB
11 8 (1.01%) Big Data
12 7 (0.88%) Oracle Database
13 6 (0.76%) Amazon RDS
14 5 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
14 5 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
14 5 (0.63%) HBase
14 5 (0.63%) Couchbase
15 3 (0.38%) BusinessObjects
15 3 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 168 (21.24%) Git (software)
2 85 (10.75%) Subversion
3 42 (5.31%) Jenkins
4 41 (5.18%) Selenium
5 38 (4.80%) PHPUnit
6 28 (3.54%) Maven
7 25 (3.16%) JIRA
8 22 (2.78%) JUnit
9 21 (2.65%) Cucumber
9 21 (2.65%) WebDriver
10 17 (2.15%) TestNG
10 17 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
10 17 (2.15%) Gradle
11 16 (2.02%) Bitbucket
12 12 (1.52%) Grunt
12 12 (1.52%) Log4j
13 11 (1.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 11 (1.39%) TeamCity
14 9 (1.14%) Xcode
14 9 (1.14%) Behat
General
1 126 (15.93%) Finance
2 82 (10.37%) Marketing
3 58 (7.33%) Advertising
4 33 (4.17%) Banking
5 27 (3.41%) Telecoms
5 27 (3.41%) Publishing
6 26 (3.29%) Retail
7 21 (2.65%) Games
8 7 (0.88%) Back Office
9 6 (0.76%) Billing
9 6 (0.76%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.51%) Law
11 2 (0.25%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.25%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.13%) Front Office
12 1 (0.13%) Legal
12 1 (0.13%) French Language
12 1 (0.13%) German Language
12 1 (0.13%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 507 (64.10%) Developer
2 217 (27.43%) PHP Developer
3 95 (12.01%) Senior Developer
4 89 (11.25%) Web Developer
5 55 (6.95%) Senior PHP Developer
6 52 (6.57%) Front-End Developer
7 33 (4.17%) Senior Manager
8 31 (3.92%) Junior
8 31 (3.92%) Consultant
9 30 (3.79%) Lead Developer
9 30 (3.79%) Drupal Developer
10 28 (3.54%) Junior Developer
11 27 (3.41%) Administrator
12 25 (3.16%) Software Developer
13 24 (3.03%) Systems Administrator
14 23 (2.91%) DevOps Engineer
14 23 (2.91%) PHP Symfony Developer
15 22 (2.78%) Oracle Consultant
16 21 (2.65%) Analyst
16 21 (2.65%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 475 (60.05%) HTML
2 371 (46.90%) CSS
3 225 (28.45%) jQuery
4 185 (23.39%) HTML5
5 139 (17.57%) .NET
6 113 (14.29%) Symfony
7 112 (14.16%) LAMP
8 109 (13.78%) CSS3
9 98 (12.39%) Web Services
10 83 (10.49%) Ajax
11 78 (9.86%) XML
12 70 (8.85%) AngularJS
13 58 (7.33%) JSON
14 57 (7.21%) REST
15 45 (5.69%) ASP.NET
16 36 (4.55%) Spring
17 35 (4.42%) JSP
17 35 (4.42%) Sass
18 34 (4.30%) RESTful
19 33 (4.17%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 52 (6.57%) Computer Science
2 47 (5.94%) User Experience
3 45 (5.69%) Mobile App
4 40 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (3.29%) Social Media
6 16 (2.02%) Visualisation
7 15 (1.90%) Algorithms
8 13 (1.64%) Kindle
9 12 (1.52%) Data Centre
10 11 (1.39%) Data Structures
11 10 (1.26%) Digital Media
11 10 (1.26%) Mathematics
12 9 (1.14%) W3C
12 9 (1.14%) Credit Risk
13 7 (0.88%) Clustering
13 7 (0.88%) Blog
13 7 (0.88%) iPad
14 6 (0.76%) E-Learning
15 5 (0.63%) Streaming Video
15 5 (0.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 232 (29.33%) Linux
2 56 (7.08%) UNIX
3 41 (5.18%) Windows
4 34 (4.30%) Android
5 28 (3.54%) Ubuntu
6 23 (2.91%) CentOS
7 21 (2.65%) Apple iOS
8 15 (1.90%) Debian
9 13 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (1.52%) openSUSE
11 8 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (1.01%) Mac OS X
12 6 (0.76%) CoreOS
13 5 (0.63%) Solaris
13 5 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (0.63%) Fedora
13 5 (0.63%) Amazon Linux
14 4 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (0.51%) Windows Vista
14 4 (0.51%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 290 (36.66%) Agile Software Development
2 170 (21.49%) OO
3 153 (19.34%) MVC
4 136 (17.19%) TDD
5 115 (14.54%) E-Commerce
6 101 (12.77%) Web Development
7 97 (12.26%) Open Source
8 92 (11.63%) Scrum
9 76 (9.61%) CRM
10 75 (9.48%) OO PHP
11 73 (9.23%) Project Management
11 73 (9.23%) Unit Testing
12 70 (8.85%) DevOps
13 69 (8.72%) BDD
14 64 (8.09%) OOP
15 54 (6.83%) Software Engineering
16 50 (6.32%) GAP Analysis
17 45 (5.69%) Continuous Integration
18 44 (5.56%) Analytics
19 41 (5.18%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 433 (54.74%) JavaScript
2 198 (25.03%) Java
3 170 (21.49%) Python
4 117 (14.79%) SQL
5 114 (14.41%) C#
6 86 (10.87%) C++
7 84 (10.62%) Ruby
8 70 (8.85%) Perl
9 62 (7.84%) C
10 61 (7.71%) PHP5
11 44 (5.56%) Bash Shell
12 29 (3.67%) Shell Script
13 20 (2.53%) Scala
14 13 (1.64%) VBA
15 11 (1.39%) XQuery
16 10 (1.26%) Go
16 10 (1.26%) VB.NET
16 10 (1.26%) T-SQL
17 8 (1.01%) Korn
17 8 (1.01%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 92 (11.63%) Degree
2 2 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (0.25%) ISTQB
2 2 (0.25%) CCNP
2 2 (0.25%) CCIP
2 2 (0.25%) ISEB
2 2 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (7.08%) QA
2 14 (1.77%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.38%) SLA
4 1 (0.13%) WCAG
4 1 (0.13%) WAI
System Software
1 27 (3.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (2.91%) Docker
3 22 (2.78%) Varnish
4 9 (1.14%) Xen
5 8 (1.01%) KVM
5 8 (1.01%) Active Directory
6 5 (0.63%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.51%) VirtualBox
7 4 (0.51%) Postfix
7 4 (0.51%) VMware ESX
7 4 (0.51%) ISA Server
7 4 (0.51%) NFS
8 3 (0.38%) Samba
8 3 (0.38%) XenServer
8 3 (0.38%) HDFS
9 2 (0.25%) vSphere
9 2 (0.25%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.25%) LXC
9 2 (0.25%) iptables
10 1 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 74 (9.36%) Puppet
2 49 (6.19%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (3.03%) Nagios
4 17 (2.15%) Salt
5 16 (2.02%) Ansible
6 14 (1.77%) Vagrant
7 9 (1.14%) ZABBIX
7 9 (1.14%) logstash
8 7 (0.88%) TeamSite
9 5 (0.63%) Unicenter
9 5 (0.63%) Tivoli
10 4 (0.51%) Capistrano
10 4 (0.51%) HAProxy
10 4 (0.51%) Kubernetes
10 4 (0.51%) WMI
10 4 (0.51%) NetBackup
10 4 (0.51%) BMC PATROL
11 3 (0.38%) Cacti
11 3 (0.38%) Rundeck
12 2 (0.25%) Plesk
Vendors
1 115 (14.54%) Oracle
2 104 (13.15%) Zend
3 42 (5.31%) VMware
4 38 (4.80%) Microsoft
5 34 (4.30%) Adobe
5 34 (4.30%) Google
6 24 (3.03%) Red Hat
7 22 (2.78%) Facebook
8 16 (2.02%) Cisco
9 13 (1.64%) Splunk
10 11 (1.39%) IBM
10 11 (1.39%) Twitter
11 9 (1.14%) HP
11 9 (1.14%) BMC
11 9 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
12 8 (1.01%) Rackspace
13 6 (0.76%) hybris
13 6 (0.76%) New Relic
13 6 (0.76%) WorldPay
13 6 (0.76%) ATG
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Competitive Market Salary plus Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS + BONUSES
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Prospects & Tech
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Prospects & Tech
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Flexible Hours
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Liberty Resourcing
Salary: £65,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Doxdirect
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum (depending on experience).
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Premier Media
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
GIMO
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Salt
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £300 - £350.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ferrari Healy
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago