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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 67 54 41
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -13
Permanent jobs citing PHP 416 520 678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 3.55% 4.35% 5.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.78% 7.73% 9.51%
Number of salaries quoted 346 484 652
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £29,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+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
6133 6724 7128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.27% 56.19% 55.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5345 6075 6638
Average salary £53,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.72% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 2 September 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 2 September 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.

1 553 (59.33%) HTML
2 523 (56.12%) JavaScript
3 499 (53.54%) CSS
4 472 (50.64%) MySQL
5 333 (35.73%) jQuery
6 259 (27.79%) OO
7 247 (26.50%) Java
8 221 (23.71%) Linux
9 210 (22.53%) HTML5
10 209 (22.42%) Agile Software Development
11 199 (21.35%) Git (software)
12 195 (20.92%) Ajax
13 188 (20.17%) E-Commerce
14 185 (19.85%) SQL
15 182 (19.53%) Python
16 175 (18.78%) Zend
17 170 (18.24%) MVC
18 153 (16.42%) XML
19 151 (16.20%) Ruby
20 150 (16.09%) CSS3
21 147 (15.77%) PHP5
22 143 (15.34%) LAMP
23 142 (15.24%) Marketing
24 139 (14.91%) Finance
25 134 (14.38%) Subversion
26 131 (14.06%) Symfony
27 128 (13.73%) Degree
28 127 (13.63%) Web Development
29 119 (12.77%) Scrum
30 118 (12.66%) OOP

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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
1 109 (11.70%) Apache
2 104 (11.16%) Drupal
3 93 (9.98%) WordPress
4 70 (7.51%) CMS
5 69 (7.40%) Node.js
6 32 (3.43%) Tomcat
7 31 (3.33%) Apache Solr
8 22 (2.36%) nginx
9 21 (2.25%) Joomla!
10 16 (1.72%) IIS
11 14 (1.50%) SAS
12 13 (1.39%) SharePoint
13 12 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
14 6 (0.64%) ExpressionEngine
15 5 (0.54%) Moodle
15 5 (0.54%) PrestaShop
15 5 (0.54%) Umbraco
15 5 (0.54%) Mule
16 3 (0.32%) ColdFusion
16 3 (0.32%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 40 (4.29%) Photoshop
1 40 (4.29%) MS Excel
2 25 (2.68%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (0.86%) MS Office
4 3 (0.32%) Fireworks
4 3 (0.32%) MS Project
5 2 (0.21%) SPSS
6 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.11%) FastStats
6 1 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 64 (6.87%) Magento
2 25 (2.68%) Oracle CRM
3 12 (1.29%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.32%) osCommerce
4 3 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.11%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.11%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.11%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 44 (4.72%) SaaS
2 28 (3.00%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (1.29%) Basecamp
5 11 (1.18%) Joyent
6 9 (0.97%) GitHub
6 9 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (0.97%) PaaS
7 5 (0.54%) Google Apps
8 4 (0.43%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.32%) Heroku
9 3 (0.32%) Jelastic
9 3 (0.32%) IaaS
10 2 (0.21%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.11%) MailChimp
11 1 (0.11%) Pure360
11 1 (0.11%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.79%) HTTP
2 18 (1.93%) MPLS
2 18 (1.93%) BGP
3 17 (1.82%) TCP/IP
4 16 (1.72%) Broadband
5 15 (1.61%) Firewall
6 14 (1.50%) Internet
6 14 (1.50%) SSL
7 11 (1.18%) DNS
8 9 (0.97%) Intranet
8 9 (0.97%) Extranet
8 9 (0.97%) VPN
8 9 (0.97%) SSH
9 8 (0.86%) VLAN
9 8 (0.86%) LDAP
10 7 (0.75%) Network Security
11 4 (0.43%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (0.43%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (0.43%) NAS
11 4 (0.43%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 472 (50.64%) MySQL
2 80 (8.58%) SQL Server
3 61 (6.55%) MongoDB
4 54 (5.79%) Relational Database
5 35 (3.76%) NoSQL
6 30 (3.22%) PostgreSQL
7 28 (3.00%) Big Data
8 24 (2.58%) Redis
9 17 (1.82%) Hadoop
10 16 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
11 12 (1.29%) Data Mining
12 11 (1.18%) MS Access
13 10 (1.07%) RDBMS
13 10 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 10 (1.07%) Apache Cassandra
14 9 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
15 7 (0.75%) CouchDB
15 7 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
16 4 (0.43%) Riak
16 4 (0.43%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 199 (21.35%) Git (software)
2 134 (14.38%) Subversion
3 64 (6.87%) Jenkins
4 61 (6.55%) JIRA
5 45 (4.83%) PHPUnit
6 44 (4.72%) Selenium
7 27 (2.90%) Visual Studio
8 25 (2.68%) Hudson
9 21 (2.25%) Cucumber
9 21 (2.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 20 (2.15%) Dreamweaver
10 20 (2.15%) Jasmine
11 17 (1.82%) Ant
12 16 (1.72%) Maven
12 16 (1.72%) Behat
13 14 (1.50%) Mercurial
14 11 (1.18%) WebDriver
15 9 (0.97%) Grunt
16 6 (0.64%) JBehave
16 6 (0.64%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 142 (15.24%) Marketing
2 139 (14.91%) Finance
3 65 (6.97%) Advertising
4 31 (3.33%) Games
5 28 (3.00%) Publishing
6 23 (2.47%) Back Office
6 23 (2.47%) Telecoms
7 22 (2.36%) Retail
8 19 (2.04%) Banking
9 17 (1.82%) Legal
10 12 (1.29%) Financial Institution
11 8 (0.86%) Electronics
12 6 (0.64%) Music Industry
13 4 (0.43%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.32%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.21%) Automotive
15 2 (0.21%) Law
16 1 (0.11%) Manufacturing
16 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.11%) Billing
Job Titles
1 620 (66.52%) Developer
2 262 (28.11%) PHP Developer
3 137 (14.70%) Senior Developer
4 95 (10.19%) Web Developer
5 91 (9.76%) Front-End Developer
6 55 (5.90%) Senior PHP Developer
7 29 (3.11%) Junior
8 28 (3.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 27 (2.90%) Lead Developer
9 27 (2.90%) Junior Developer
10 26 (2.79%) Test Engineer
10 26 (2.79%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 25 (2.68%) Designer
11 25 (2.68%) Drupal Developer
11 25 (2.68%) PHP LAMP Developer
12 23 (2.47%) DevOps Engineer
13 22 (2.36%) Development Manager
14 20 (2.15%) Analyst
14 20 (2.15%) Java Developer
14 20 (2.15%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 553 (59.33%) HTML
2 499 (53.54%) CSS
3 333 (35.73%) jQuery
4 210 (22.53%) HTML5
5 195 (20.92%) Ajax
6 153 (16.42%) XML
7 150 (16.09%) CSS3
8 143 (15.34%) LAMP
9 131 (14.06%) Symfony
10 99 (10.62%) JSON
11 98 (10.52%) .NET
12 87 (9.33%) XHTML
13 84 (9.01%) Web Services
14 69 (7.40%) Backbone.js
15 65 (6.97%) AngularJS
16 50 (5.36%) REST
17 46 (4.94%) RESTful
18 43 (4.61%) Zend Framework
18 43 (4.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 41 (4.40%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 87 (9.33%) Open Source
2 80 (8.58%) Computer Science
3 33 (3.54%) Mobile App
4 30 (3.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 28 (3.00%) Social Media
6 24 (2.58%) Digital Media
7 21 (2.25%) W3C
8 19 (2.04%) Social Network
9 18 (1.93%) iPhone
10 15 (1.61%) Blackberry
11 12 (1.29%) E-Learning
12 11 (1.18%) Credit Risk
13 10 (1.07%) Blog
13 10 (1.07%) SCORM
14 8 (0.86%) Statistics
14 8 (0.86%) Video on Demand
15 7 (0.75%) Kindle
16 6 (0.64%) Streaming Music
16 6 (0.64%) Management Information System
16 6 (0.64%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 221 (23.71%) Linux
2 85 (9.12%) UNIX
3 82 (8.80%) Windows
4 70 (7.51%) Apple iOS
5 51 (5.47%) Android
6 20 (2.15%) CentOS
7 16 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (1.18%) Ubuntu
9 8 (0.86%) Solaris
10 7 (0.75%) Debian
11 6 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (0.43%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.43%) AIX
12 4 (0.43%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.43%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.21%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.11%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.11%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 259 (27.79%) OO
2 209 (22.42%) Agile Software Development
3 188 (20.17%) E-Commerce
4 170 (18.24%) MVC
5 127 (13.63%) Web Development
6 119 (12.77%) Scrum
7 118 (12.66%) OOP
8 113 (12.12%) TDD
9 99 (10.62%) OO PHP
10 86 (9.23%) Continuous Integration
11 67 (7.19%) Mentoring
12 64 (6.87%) BDD
13 61 (6.55%) Responsive Web Design
13 61 (6.55%) Software Engineering
14 56 (6.01%) DevOps
15 55 (5.90%) CRM
16 48 (5.15%) Unit Testing
17 40 (4.29%) Project Management
17 40 (4.29%) Automated Testing
18 35 (3.76%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 523 (56.12%) JavaScript
2 247 (26.50%) Java
3 185 (19.85%) SQL
4 182 (19.53%) Python
5 151 (16.20%) Ruby
6 147 (15.77%) PHP5
7 79 (8.48%) C#
8 71 (7.62%) Perl
9 44 (4.72%) C++
10 40 (4.29%) C
11 34 (3.65%) Bash Shell
12 24 (2.58%) Scala
13 23 (2.47%) Shell Script
14 17 (1.82%) VBA
15 16 (1.72%) Objective-C
16 14 (1.50%) Tcl
16 14 (1.50%) VB
17 13 (1.39%) VB.NET
17 13 (1.39%) R
18 11 (1.18%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 128 (13.73%) Degree
2 21 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (1.82%) Security Cleared
4 14 (1.50%) CCIP
5 12 (1.29%) CCNP
6 9 (0.97%) ISEB
7 8 (0.86%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.43%) RHCE
8 4 (0.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (0.32%) JNCIA
9 3 (0.32%) CCNA
10 2 (0.21%) Sun Certification
10 2 (0.21%) PMP
10 2 (0.21%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.21%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 2 (0.21%) CAPM
11 1 (0.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.11%) OCP
11 1 (0.11%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.11%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (9.01%) QA
2 20 (2.15%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.32%) SLA
4 1 (0.11%) WCAG
4 1 (0.11%) COBIT
4 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (2.79%) Varnish
2 13 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.29%) NFS
4 5 (0.54%) Xen
4 5 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (0.54%) VirtualBox
4 5 (0.54%) KVM
5 4 (0.43%) Docker
5 4 (0.43%) Samba
5 4 (0.43%) Postfix
5 4 (0.43%) vSphere
6 2 (0.21%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.21%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.21%) HDFS
6 2 (0.21%) GPFS
7 1 (0.11%) vCloud
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.11%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.11%) Squid
Systems Management
1 49 (5.26%) Puppet
2 38 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (2.58%) Nagios
4 16 (1.72%) ZABBIX
5 15 (1.61%) Vagrant
6 10 (1.07%) Plesk
6 10 (1.07%) Capistrano
7 7 (0.75%) Cacti
8 4 (0.43%) Munin
8 4 (0.43%) NetBackup
8 4 (0.43%) OpenView
8 4 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 4 (0.43%) Control-M
9 3 (0.32%) CFEngine
10 2 (0.21%) Opsview
10 2 (0.21%) YUM
10 2 (0.21%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.11%) Ansible
11 1 (0.11%) logstash
11 1 (0.11%) Salt
Vendors
1 175 (18.78%) Zend
2 60 (6.44%) Oracle
3 53 (5.69%) Microsoft
4 35 (3.76%) Adobe
5 31 (3.33%) Google
6 29 (3.11%) Facebook
7 28 (3.00%) Red Hat
8 26 (2.79%) SAP
9 24 (2.58%) JD Edwards
9 24 (2.58%) VMware
10 20 (2.15%) Twitter
11 18 (1.93%) Cisco
12 15 (1.61%) JBoss
13 9 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
13 9 (0.97%) Apple
14 8 (0.86%) IBM
14 8 (0.86%) Rackspace
15 4 (0.43%) Sencha
15 4 (0.43%) F5
15 4 (0.43%) Sun
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 60,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum - + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits+Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Shares
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits -)
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + bonus and benefits -)
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £55000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + good bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago