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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 65 56 44
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -12
Permanent jobs citing PHP 426 493 636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 3.70% 4.17% 5.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.11% 7.56% 9.19%
Number of salaries quoted 348 465 616
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,050 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £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
5994 6525 6921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.05% 55.18% 54.91%
Number of salaries quoted 5220 5864 6466
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 19 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 19 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 (59.02%) HTML
2 513 (54.75%) JavaScript
3 504 (53.79%) CSS
4 476 (50.80%) MySQL
5 338 (36.07%) jQuery
6 329 (35.11%) Agile Software Development
7 257 (27.43%) OO
8 240 (25.61%) Java
9 213 (22.73%) Linux
10 208 (22.20%) HTML5
11 197 (21.02%) Git (software)
12 188 (20.06%) E-Commerce
13 186 (19.85%) Ajax
14 178 (19.00%) Zend
15 175 (18.68%) Python
16 165 (17.61%) MVC
17 163 (17.40%) SQL
18 156 (16.65%) PHP5
19 154 (16.44%) Ruby
20 148 (15.80%) LAMP
21 146 (15.58%) Marketing
22 145 (15.47%) CSS3
23 141 (15.05%) XML
24 133 (14.19%) Finance
25 129 (13.77%) Subversion
26 128 (13.66%) Web Development
27 125 (13.34%) Symfony
28 123 (13.13%) Degree
28 123 (13.13%) Scrum
29 122 (13.02%) OOP

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

For the 6 months to 19 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
1 105 (11.21%) Apache
2 95 (10.14%) WordPress
3 89 (9.50%) Drupal
4 71 (7.58%) CMS
5 66 (7.04%) Node.js
6 28 (2.99%) Apache Solr
7 25 (2.67%) Tomcat
8 23 (2.45%) Joomla!
9 21 (2.24%) nginx
10 13 (1.39%) IIS
10 13 (1.39%) SAS
11 11 (1.17%) Elasticsearch
12 10 (1.07%) SharePoint
13 6 (0.64%) ExpressionEngine
14 5 (0.53%) Moodle
14 5 (0.53%) PrestaShop
14 5 (0.53%) Mule
15 3 (0.32%) Umbraco
15 3 (0.32%) ColdFusion
15 3 (0.32%) concrete5
Applications
1 46 (4.91%) Photoshop
2 38 (4.06%) MS Excel
3 28 (2.99%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (0.75%) MS Office
5 5 (0.53%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.21%) MS Project
7 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.11%) SPSS
7 1 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.11%) FastStats
7 1 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 53 (5.66%) Magento
2 21 (2.24%) Oracle CRM
3 12 (1.28%) Google Analytics
4 4 (0.43%) osCommerce
5 2 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.11%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.11%) SiteCatalyst
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 48 (5.12%) SaaS
2 29 (3.09%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (2.03%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (1.28%) Basecamp
5 11 (1.17%) Joyent
6 10 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (0.96%) PaaS
7 9 (0.96%) GitHub
8 5 (0.53%) Google Apps
8 5 (0.53%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.32%) Heroku
9 3 (0.32%) Jelastic
9 3 (0.32%) IaaS
10 1 (0.11%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.11%) MailChimp
10 1 (0.11%) Pure360
10 1 (0.11%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.77%) HTTP
2 19 (2.03%) MPLS
2 19 (2.03%) BGP
3 18 (1.92%) Broadband
4 17 (1.81%) Internet
5 16 (1.71%) Firewall
6 15 (1.60%) TCP/IP
7 14 (1.49%) SSL
8 12 (1.28%) DNS
9 11 (1.17%) Intranet
9 11 (1.17%) Extranet
10 9 (0.96%) SSH
11 8 (0.85%) VLAN
11 8 (0.85%) VPN
12 7 (0.75%) LDAP
13 6 (0.64%) Network Security
14 5 (0.53%) Cisco ASA
14 5 (0.53%) DMVPN
14 5 (0.53%) Cisco Nexus
14 5 (0.53%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 476 (50.80%) MySQL
2 75 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 61 (6.51%) MongoDB
4 52 (5.55%) Relational Database
5 35 (3.74%) NoSQL
6 31 (3.31%) PostgreSQL
7 26 (2.77%) Redis
7 26 (2.77%) Big Data
8 16 (1.71%) Hadoop
8 16 (1.71%) SQL Server 2005
9 12 (1.28%) Data Mining
10 11 (1.17%) MS Access
11 10 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (0.96%) RDBMS
12 9 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
13 7 (0.75%) CouchDB
14 5 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (0.53%) Amazon RDS
15 4 (0.43%) Riak
Development Applications
1 197 (21.02%) Git (software)
2 129 (13.77%) Subversion
3 61 (6.51%) JIRA
4 60 (6.40%) Jenkins
5 46 (4.91%) PHPUnit
6 44 (4.70%) Selenium
7 28 (2.99%) Visual Studio
8 23 (2.45%) Cucumber
9 21 (2.24%) Hudson
10 20 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 20 (2.13%) Dreamweaver
10 20 (2.13%) Jasmine
11 18 (1.92%) Behat
12 17 (1.81%) Ant
12 17 (1.81%) Maven
13 12 (1.28%) WebDriver
14 9 (0.96%) Mercurial
14 9 (0.96%) Grunt
15 6 (0.64%) JBehave
15 6 (0.64%) CruiseControl
General
1 146 (15.58%) Marketing
2 133 (14.19%) Finance
3 68 (7.26%) Advertising
4 33 (3.52%) Games
5 25 (2.67%) Publishing
6 22 (2.35%) Telecoms
6 22 (2.35%) Back Office
7 21 (2.24%) Legal
7 21 (2.24%) Retail
8 19 (2.03%) Banking
9 12 (1.28%) Financial Institution
10 8 (0.85%) Electronics
11 6 (0.64%) Music Industry
12 5 (0.53%) Multimedia
13 4 (0.43%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.32%) Law
15 2 (0.21%) Automotive
16 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.11%) Billing
16 1 (0.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 627 (66.92%) Developer
2 274 (29.24%) PHP Developer
3 142 (15.15%) Senior Developer
4 92 (9.82%) Front-End Developer
5 90 (9.61%) Web Developer
6 59 (6.30%) Senior PHP Developer
7 29 (3.09%) Test Engineer
8 28 (2.99%) Lead Developer
9 26 (2.77%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 26 (2.77%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 25 (2.67%) Junior
11 24 (2.56%) Development Manager
11 24 (2.56%) Java Developer
11 24 (2.56%) Junior Developer
11 24 (2.56%) PHP LAMP Developer
11 24 (2.56%) Designer
12 23 (2.45%) Drupal Developer
13 21 (2.24%) DevOps Engineer
13 21 (2.24%) Administrator
14 20 (2.13%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 553 (59.02%) HTML
2 504 (53.79%) CSS
3 338 (36.07%) jQuery
4 208 (22.20%) HTML5
5 186 (19.85%) Ajax
6 148 (15.80%) LAMP
7 145 (15.47%) CSS3
8 141 (15.05%) XML
9 125 (13.34%) Symfony
10 98 (10.46%) JSON
11 93 (9.93%) .NET
12 91 (9.71%) Web Services
13 89 (9.50%) XHTML
14 65 (6.94%) AngularJS
15 62 (6.62%) Backbone.js
16 52 (5.55%) RESTful
17 50 (5.34%) REST
18 48 (5.12%) CodeIgniter
19 42 (4.48%) Zend Framework
20 41 (4.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 86 (9.18%) Open Source
2 82 (8.75%) Computer Science
3 70 (7.47%) User Experience
4 60 (6.40%) Analytical Skills
5 35 (3.74%) Mobile App
6 32 (3.42%) Social Media
7 26 (2.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 24 (2.56%) Digital Media
9 21 (2.24%) Social Network
10 20 (2.13%) iPhone
11 19 (2.03%) W3C
12 12 (1.28%) Blackberry
12 12 (1.28%) E-Learning
13 11 (1.17%) Statistics
13 11 (1.17%) Credit Risk
13 11 (1.17%) Blog
14 10 (1.07%) SCORM
15 8 (0.85%) Video on Demand
15 8 (0.85%) Kindle
16 7 (0.75%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 213 (22.73%) Linux
2 85 (9.07%) UNIX
3 75 (8.00%) Windows
4 63 (6.72%) Apple iOS
5 49 (5.23%) Android
6 20 (2.13%) CentOS
7 16 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (0.96%) Ubuntu
9 7 (0.75%) Solaris
10 6 (0.64%) Debian
10 6 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.43%) Mac OS
11 4 (0.43%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.32%) AIX
12 3 (0.32%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.21%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.21%) Fedora
14 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 329 (35.11%) Agile Software Development
2 257 (27.43%) OO
3 188 (20.06%) E-Commerce
4 165 (17.61%) MVC
5 128 (13.66%) Web Development
6 123 (13.13%) Scrum
7 122 (13.02%) OOP
8 118 (12.59%) TDD
9 102 (10.89%) OO PHP
10 89 (9.50%) Continuous Integration
11 71 (7.58%) BDD
12 67 (7.15%) Mentoring
13 64 (6.83%) Software Engineering
14 58 (6.19%) Responsive Web Design
15 52 (5.55%) DevOps
16 50 (5.34%) Unit Testing
16 50 (5.34%) CRM
17 39 (4.16%) Automated Testing
18 38 (4.06%) SEO
19 36 (3.84%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 513 (54.75%) JavaScript
2 240 (25.61%) Java
3 175 (18.68%) Python
4 163 (17.40%) SQL
5 156 (16.65%) PHP5
6 154 (16.44%) Ruby
7 75 (8.00%) C#
8 70 (7.47%) Perl
9 47 (5.02%) C++
10 43 (4.59%) C
11 32 (3.42%) Bash Shell
12 24 (2.56%) Scala
13 18 (1.92%) Shell Script
14 17 (1.81%) VBA
15 14 (1.49%) Objective-C
15 14 (1.49%) Tcl
15 14 (1.49%) VB
16 12 (1.28%) R
17 11 (1.17%) VB.NET
17 11 (1.17%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 123 (13.13%) Degree
2 22 (2.35%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (1.71%) Security Cleared
4 14 (1.49%) CCNP
4 14 (1.49%) CCIP
5 12 (1.28%) ISEB
6 11 (1.17%) ISTQB
7 5 (0.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (0.53%) RHCE
8 3 (0.32%) CCNA
8 3 (0.32%) JNCIA
9 2 (0.21%) CAPM
9 2 (0.21%) Sun Certification
9 2 (0.21%) PMP
9 2 (0.21%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.21%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 2 (0.21%) OCPJP
10 1 (0.11%) MBA
10 1 (0.11%) HND
10 1 (0.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (8.32%) QA
2 20 (2.13%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.21%) SLA
4 1 (0.11%) WCAG
4 1 (0.11%) COBIT
4 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (2.35%) Varnish
2 13 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.85%) NFS
4 6 (0.64%) KVM
5 5 (0.53%) Docker
5 5 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (0.53%) Xen
5 5 (0.53%) vSphere
6 4 (0.43%) Samba
7 2 (0.21%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.21%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.11%) vCloud
8 1 (0.11%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.11%) HDFS
8 1 (0.11%) GPFS
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.11%) Squid
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.11%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 48 (5.12%) Puppet
2 40 (4.27%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (2.67%) Nagios
4 16 (1.71%) ZABBIX
5 13 (1.39%) Vagrant
6 9 (0.96%) Plesk
7 8 (0.85%) Cacti
8 7 (0.75%) Capistrano
9 4 (0.43%) Munin
9 4 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 3 (0.32%) Control-M
10 3 (0.32%) OpenView
10 3 (0.32%) CFEngine
10 3 (0.32%) NetBackup
10 3 (0.32%) HAProxy
11 2 (0.21%) Opsview
11 2 (0.21%) YUM
12 1 (0.11%) Data Guard
12 1 (0.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 1 (0.11%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 178 (19.00%) Zend
2 50 (5.34%) Microsoft
3 49 (5.23%) Oracle
4 35 (3.74%) Facebook
5 34 (3.63%) Adobe
6 33 (3.52%) Google
7 25 (2.67%) VMware
7 25 (2.67%) Red Hat
8 24 (2.56%) Twitter
9 23 (2.45%) SAP
10 20 (2.13%) JD Edwards
11 19 (2.03%) Cisco
12 12 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
13 10 (1.07%) JBoss
13 10 (1.07%) Apple
14 8 (0.85%) Rackspace
15 7 (0.75%) IBM
16 5 (0.53%) Riverbed
16 5 (0.53%) Akamai
16 5 (0.53%) F5
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £47000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £35k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Roc Search
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 to £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £20,000 to £27,000 per annum +bens+bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + benefits+bonus+package
Posted: 4 days ago