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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 57 57 58
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing PHP 538 500 553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.25% 4.25% 3.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.03% 7.81% 7.49%
Number of salaries quoted 450 470 527
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Programming Languages Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
6700 6402 7385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.93% 54.43% 53.04%
Number of salaries quoted 5794 5683 6920
Average salary £54,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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.

1 599 (64.76%) HTML
2 545 (58.92%) JavaScript
3 529 (57.19%) CSS
4 402 (43.46%) MySQL
5 358 (38.70%) jQuery
6 270 (29.19%) HTML5
7 269 (29.08%) OO
8 262 (28.32%) Java
9 230 (24.86%) Linux
10 198 (21.41%) Agile Software Development
11 197 (21.30%) MVC
11 197 (21.30%) CSS3
12 185 (20.00%) Zend
13 180 (19.46%) E-Commerce
14 178 (19.24%) Python
15 172 (18.59%) Git (software)
16 170 (18.38%) SQL
17 156 (16.86%) XML
18 152 (16.43%) LAMP
19 150 (16.22%) Ajax
20 146 (15.78%) Marketing
21 145 (15.68%) Symfony
22 131 (14.16%) OOP
23 127 (13.73%) Subversion
24 126 (13.62%) .NET
25 124 (13.41%) Degree
26 123 (13.30%) Ruby
26 123 (13.30%) Scrum
27 120 (12.97%) PHP5
28 118 (12.76%) Drupal

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 118 (12.76%) Drupal
2 115 (12.43%) Apache
3 93 (10.05%) CMS
4 87 (9.41%) WordPress
5 51 (5.51%) Node.js
6 28 (3.03%) Tomcat
7 19 (2.05%) SharePoint
7 19 (2.05%) Apache Solr
8 16 (1.73%) Joomla!
9 15 (1.62%) WebSphere
9 15 (1.62%) IIS
10 14 (1.51%) nginx
11 13 (1.41%) Umbraco
12 11 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
13 9 (0.97%) WebLogic
13 9 (0.97%) Adobe CQ
14 8 (0.86%) Moodle
15 6 (0.65%) Liferay
15 6 (0.65%) SilverStripe
15 6 (0.65%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 43 (4.65%) Photoshop
2 18 (1.95%) Adobe Illustrator
3 15 (1.62%) MS Excel
4 10 (1.08%) MS Office
5 5 (0.54%) Fireworks
6 4 (0.43%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.32%) MS Project
7 3 (0.32%) SPSS
7 3 (0.32%) OmniGraffle
8 2 (0.22%) InDesign
9 1 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.11%) Mingle
9 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 87 (9.41%) Magento
2 27 (2.92%) Oracle CRM
3 16 (1.73%) Google Analytics
4 5 (0.54%) SiteCatalyst
5 4 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.22%) Oracle BRM
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.11%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.11%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 27 (2.92%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (1.73%) Amazon EC2
3 15 (1.62%) GitHub
4 12 (1.30%) SaaS
5 7 (0.76%) Amazon S3
6 6 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (0.43%) Joyent
8 3 (0.32%) Amazon EMR
8 3 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.22%) PaaS
9 2 (0.22%) Force.com
9 2 (0.22%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.11%) Office 365
10 1 (0.11%) Rackspace Cloud
10 1 (0.11%) Basecamp
10 1 (0.11%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 41 (4.43%) Internet
2 29 (3.14%) TCP/IP
3 26 (2.81%) HTTP
4 22 (2.38%) DNS
5 18 (1.95%) SSL
5 18 (1.95%) SAN
6 11 (1.19%) Broadband
7 9 (0.97%) Firewall
7 9 (0.97%) BGP
8 8 (0.86%) VPN
8 8 (0.86%) LDAP
9 7 (0.76%) Wireshark
9 7 (0.76%) SSH
9 7 (0.76%) Multicast
9 7 (0.76%) tcpdump
10 6 (0.65%) iSCSI
11 5 (0.54%) FTP
11 5 (0.54%) MPLS
12 4 (0.43%) Network Security
12 4 (0.43%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 402 (43.46%) MySQL
2 64 (6.92%) SQL Server
3 48 (5.19%) Relational Database
4 33 (3.57%) MongoDB
5 26 (2.81%) NoSQL
6 23 (2.49%) PostgreSQL
7 18 (1.95%) Big Data
8 16 (1.73%) Hadoop
9 15 (1.62%) RDBMS
10 14 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (1.30%) Oracle Database
12 10 (1.08%) Redis
13 8 (0.86%) Amazon RDS
14 7 (0.76%) Apache Cassandra
15 5 (0.54%) QlikView
15 5 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 5 (0.54%) Sqoop
15 5 (0.54%) Apache Hive
15 5 (0.54%) CouchDB
16 4 (0.43%) HBase
Development Applications
1 172 (18.59%) Git (software)
2 127 (13.73%) Subversion
3 46 (4.97%) Jenkins
4 43 (4.65%) PHPUnit
5 37 (4.00%) Selenium
6 28 (3.03%) JIRA
7 26 (2.81%) Hudson
8 18 (1.95%) Cucumber
8 18 (1.95%) Visual Studio
9 12 (1.30%) Mercurial
9 12 (1.30%) Behat
9 12 (1.30%) Dreamweaver
10 9 (0.97%) JUnit
10 9 (0.97%) WebDriver
11 8 (0.86%) Jasmine
11 8 (0.86%) Maven
12 7 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (0.65%) Talend Open Studio
13 6 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 6 (0.65%) Flash Builder
General
1 146 (15.78%) Marketing
2 110 (11.89%) Finance
3 64 (6.92%) Advertising
4 39 (4.22%) Games
5 35 (3.78%) Retail
6 26 (2.81%) Back Office
6 26 (2.81%) Publishing
7 18 (1.95%) Telecoms
8 11 (1.19%) Banking
9 9 (0.97%) Financial Institution
10 7 (0.76%) Billing
11 6 (0.65%) Front Office
12 5 (0.54%) Italian Language
12 5 (0.54%) Law
13 2 (0.22%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.22%) Music Industry
14 1 (0.11%) Russian Language
14 1 (0.11%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.11%) Mandarin Language
14 1 (0.11%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 617 (66.70%) Developer
2 248 (26.81%) PHP Developer
3 158 (17.08%) Web Developer
4 108 (11.68%) Senior Developer
5 94 (10.16%) Front-End Developer
6 47 (5.08%) Junior
7 43 (4.65%) Junior Developer
8 37 (4.00%) Lead Developer
9 36 (3.89%) Analyst
10 33 (3.57%) Architect
10 33 (3.57%) PHP Web Developer
10 33 (3.57%) Senior PHP Developer
11 29 (3.14%) Administrator
11 29 (3.14%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 26 (2.81%) Software Developer
12 26 (2.81%) Junior PHP Developer
13 25 (2.70%) PHP LAMP Developer
14 23 (2.49%) PHP Symfony Developer
14 23 (2.49%) Front-End Web Developer
15 22 (2.38%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 599 (64.76%) HTML
2 529 (57.19%) CSS
3 358 (38.70%) jQuery
4 270 (29.19%) HTML5
5 197 (21.30%) CSS3
6 156 (16.86%) XML
7 152 (16.43%) LAMP
8 150 (16.22%) Ajax
9 145 (15.68%) Symfony
10 126 (13.62%) .NET
11 110 (11.89%) Web Services
12 71 (7.68%) XHTML
13 69 (7.46%) JSON
14 48 (5.19%) ASP.NET
15 44 (4.76%) Sass
15 44 (4.76%) Backbone.js
16 43 (4.65%) REST
16 43 (4.65%) CodeIgniter
17 42 (4.54%) CakePHP
17 42 (4.54%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 94 (10.16%) Open Source
2 87 (9.41%) Computer Science
3 42 (4.54%) Mobile App
4 35 (3.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 32 (3.46%) Social Media
6 28 (3.03%) W3C
7 24 (2.59%) Digital Media
8 22 (2.38%) Social Network
9 17 (1.84%) Blackberry
10 12 (1.30%) iPhone
10 12 (1.30%) iPad
11 11 (1.19%) Replication
12 8 (0.86%) Blog
13 7 (0.76%) Clustering
13 7 (0.76%) BBC
14 6 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
14 6 (0.65%) Management Information System
14 6 (0.65%) Statistics
14 6 (0.65%) Animation
15 5 (0.54%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 230 (24.86%) Linux
2 107 (11.57%) Apple iOS
3 89 (9.62%) UNIX
4 82 (8.86%) Windows
5 77 (8.32%) Android
6 26 (2.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (1.84%) Ubuntu
8 15 (1.62%) CentOS
9 11 (1.19%) Solaris
10 9 (0.97%) AIX
11 7 (0.76%) Debian
12 6 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (0.54%) Windows Phone
14 4 (0.43%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.32%) Windows XP
15 3 (0.32%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.32%) Windows 8
15 3 (0.32%) Windows 7
15 3 (0.32%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 269 (29.08%) OO
2 198 (21.41%) Agile Software Development
3 197 (21.30%) MVC
4 180 (19.46%) E-Commerce
5 131 (14.16%) OOP
6 123 (13.30%) Scrum
7 107 (11.57%) TDD
8 103 (11.14%) Web Development
9 94 (10.16%) OO PHP
10 92 (9.95%) Software Engineering
11 63 (6.81%) CRM
12 57 (6.16%) Content Management
13 55 (5.95%) Responsive Web Design
14 43 (4.65%) Unit Testing
14 43 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
14 43 (4.65%) SEO
15 41 (4.43%) Project Management
16 40 (4.32%) Web Design
16 40 (4.32%) iOS Development
17 39 (4.22%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 545 (58.92%) JavaScript
2 262 (28.32%) Java
3 178 (19.24%) Python
4 170 (18.38%) SQL
5 123 (13.30%) Ruby
6 120 (12.97%) PHP5
7 99 (10.70%) C#
8 93 (10.05%) Perl
9 47 (5.08%) C++
10 28 (3.03%) C
11 26 (2.81%) Bash Shell
12 25 (2.70%) Objective-C
13 19 (2.05%) Shell Script
14 18 (1.95%) ActionScript
15 17 (1.84%) CoffeeScript
16 15 (1.62%) ActionScript 3.0
17 11 (1.19%) VB
17 11 (1.19%) ActionScript 2.0
18 10 (1.08%) Scala
18 10 (1.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 124 (13.41%) Degree
2 10 (1.08%) Security Cleared
3 7 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (0.54%) CCIP
4 5 (0.54%) Sun Certification
4 5 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (0.43%) ISEB
6 2 (0.22%) RHCE
6 2 (0.22%) CCNA
6 2 (0.22%) CEH
7 1 (0.11%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.11%) MCSE
7 1 (0.11%) HND
7 1 (0.11%) PMP
7 1 (0.11%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.11%) OCP
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.11%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (9.19%) QA
2 13 (1.41%) SLA
3 6 (0.65%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.11%) COBIT
4 1 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (2.70%) Varnish
2 11 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.86%) Active Directory
4 7 (0.76%) NFS
4 7 (0.76%) VirtualBox
5 5 (0.54%) Apache Flume
6 4 (0.43%) Postfix
7 3 (0.32%) Samba
8 2 (0.22%) XenApp
8 2 (0.22%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.22%) KVM
8 2 (0.22%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.22%) Xen
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.11%) Squid
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.11%) vCloud
9 1 (0.11%) OpenSIPS
9 1 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 43 (4.65%) Puppet
2 14 (1.51%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (1.08%) Vagrant
4 8 (0.86%) Plesk
5 6 (0.65%) ZABBIX
5 6 (0.65%) Nagios
6 4 (0.43%) Zenoss
6 4 (0.43%) Capistrano
6 4 (0.43%) BMC PATROL
6 4 (0.43%) Tivoli
6 4 (0.43%) Tivoli NetView
6 4 (0.43%) OpenView
7 2 (0.22%) Oozie
7 2 (0.22%) CFEngine
7 2 (0.22%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 2 (0.22%) Control-M
7 2 (0.22%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.11%) Cobbler
8 1 (0.11%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 185 (20.00%) Zend
2 77 (8.32%) Oracle
3 48 (5.19%) Adobe
4 43 (4.65%) Red Hat
5 36 (3.89%) Google
6 33 (3.57%) Facebook
7 32 (3.46%) Microsoft
8 29 (3.14%) JD Edwards
9 27 (2.92%) SAP
10 24 (2.59%) Twitter
11 20 (2.16%) HP
12 15 (1.62%) Cisco
12 15 (1.62%) IBM
13 14 (1.51%) VMware
14 12 (1.30%) JBoss
15 11 (1.19%) ATG
15 11 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
15 11 (1.19%) hybris
15 11 (1.19%) Sitecore
16 10 (1.08%) Rackspace
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits+Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefts package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £56000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £25000 - £40000 Per Annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 to £75000 per annum - Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
e-Recruiter
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + stock options + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + bonus, + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago