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

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 75 64 52
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -12
Permanent jobs citing PHP 374 458 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 3.40% 3.84% 4.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.87% 7.00% 8.98%
Number of salaries quoted 295 416 531
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £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
5447 6543 6146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 49.55% 54.87% 52.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4891 5722 5710
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 17 December 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 17 December 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.

1 445 (56.47%) HTML
2 432 (54.82%) JavaScript
3 408 (51.78%) CSS
4 385 (48.86%) MySQL
5 302 (38.32%) jQuery
6 242 (30.71%) Agile Software Development
7 195 (24.75%) OO
8 193 (24.49%) Java
9 191 (24.24%) HTML5
10 187 (23.73%) Linux
11 177 (22.46%) MVC
12 168 (21.32%) Git (software)
13 151 (19.16%) Python
14 141 (17.89%) LAMP
15 140 (17.77%) PHP5
16 139 (17.64%) Zend
17 130 (16.50%) Ajax
18 123 (15.61%) Symfony
19 113 (14.34%) SQL
20 110 (13.96%) CSS3
21 109 (13.83%) Ruby
22 107 (13.58%) E-Commerce
23 105 (13.32%) OOP
23 105 (13.32%) WordPress
24 103 (13.07%) Finance
25 102 (12.94%) Subversion
26 98 (12.44%) Marketing
27 97 (12.31%) Web Development
28 96 (12.18%) XML
28 96 (12.18%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 (13.32%) WordPress
2 89 (11.29%) CMS
3 86 (10.91%) Apache
4 61 (7.74%) Drupal
5 50 (6.35%) Node.js
6 20 (2.54%) nginx
6 20 (2.54%) Apache Solr
7 19 (2.41%) Joomla!
8 18 (2.28%) IIS
9 17 (2.16%) SAS
10 12 (1.52%) SharePoint
11 11 (1.40%) Tomcat
11 11 (1.40%) Elasticsearch
12 8 (1.02%) Moodle
13 7 (0.89%) ExpressionEngine
14 6 (0.76%) Adobe CQ
14 6 (0.76%) Mule
15 5 (0.63%) TeamSite
15 5 (0.63%) Confluence
15 5 (0.63%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 29 (3.68%) Photoshop
2 25 (3.17%) MS Excel
3 15 (1.90%) MS Office
4 14 (1.78%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (0.76%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.13%) SPSS
7 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.13%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 24 (3.05%) Magento
2 6 (0.76%) osCommerce
3 5 (0.63%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.13%) Shopify
5 1 (0.13%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 42 (5.33%) SaaS
2 27 (3.43%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (1.78%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (1.14%) Amazon S3
5 9 (1.14%) Basecamp
6 7 (0.89%) PaaS
7 5 (0.63%) Joyent
8 4 (0.51%) Google Apps
8 4 (0.51%) IaaS
8 4 (0.51%) GitHub
9 3 (0.38%) Jelastic
9 3 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
10 2 (0.25%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.13%) MailChimp
11 1 (0.13%) Force.com
11 1 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.13%) Heroku
11 1 (0.13%) Route 53
11 1 (0.13%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.79%) BGP
2 20 (2.54%) MPLS
2 20 (2.54%) Firewall
3 18 (2.28%) Broadband
3 18 (2.28%) Internet
4 17 (2.16%) HTTP
4 17 (2.16%) DNS
5 16 (2.03%) Extranet
5 16 (2.03%) Intranet
6 13 (1.65%) SSL
7 12 (1.52%) WAN
8 11 (1.40%) TCP/IP
8 11 (1.40%) Cisco IOS
9 10 (1.27%) VPN
9 10 (1.27%) IPsec
10 9 (1.14%) OSPF
10 9 (1.14%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (1.02%) LDAP
12 7 (0.89%) Wireless
12 7 (0.89%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 385 (48.86%) MySQL
2 71 (9.01%) SQL Server
3 44 (5.58%) Relational Database
4 37 (4.70%) NoSQL
5 34 (4.31%) MongoDB
6 25 (3.17%) Redis
7 24 (3.05%) PostgreSQL
8 21 (2.66%) SQL Server 2005
9 14 (1.78%) SQL Server 2008
10 12 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (1.27%) Hadoop
12 9 (1.14%) RDBMS
12 9 (1.14%) MS Access
13 8 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
14 7 (0.89%) Big Data
14 7 (0.89%) Amazon RDS
15 6 (0.76%) CouchDB
16 5 (0.63%) Oracle BI EE
16 5 (0.63%) Apache Hive
16 5 (0.63%) HBase
Development Applications
1 168 (21.32%) Git (software)
2 102 (12.94%) Subversion
3 48 (6.09%) JIRA
4 36 (4.57%) Jenkins
5 30 (3.81%) Visual Studio
6 19 (2.41%) Jasmine
6 19 (2.41%) PHPUnit
7 17 (2.16%) Selenium
8 15 (1.90%) Maven
8 15 (1.90%) Cucumber
8 15 (1.90%) Hudson
9 12 (1.52%) Xcode
10 11 (1.40%) WebDriver
11 10 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 9 (1.14%) Dreamweaver
12 9 (1.14%) Eclipse
12 9 (1.14%) Ant
13 8 (1.02%) Behat
14 7 (0.89%) Bugzilla
14 7 (0.89%) CruiseControl
General
1 103 (13.07%) Finance
2 98 (12.44%) Marketing
3 57 (7.23%) Advertising
4 26 (3.30%) Games
5 23 (2.92%) Retail
6 20 (2.54%) Banking
7 18 (2.28%) Telecoms
8 17 (2.16%) Publishing
9 12 (1.52%) Back Office
10 11 (1.40%) Legal
11 9 (1.14%) Law
12 6 (0.76%) Electronics
13 5 (0.63%) Multimedia
13 5 (0.63%) Investment Banking
14 4 (0.51%) Retail Banking
15 3 (0.38%) Front Office
15 3 (0.38%) Manufacturing
15 3 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 546 (69.29%) Developer
2 266 (33.76%) PHP Developer
3 125 (15.86%) Senior Developer
4 91 (11.55%) Web Developer
5 69 (8.76%) Front-End Developer
6 58 (7.36%) Senior PHP Developer
7 30 (3.81%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 25 (3.17%) PHP Web Developer
9 22 (2.79%) Consultant
10 21 (2.66%) Administrator
10 21 (2.66%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 20 (2.54%) DevOps Engineer
12 19 (2.41%) Java Developer
12 19 (2.41%) Test Engineer
12 19 (2.41%) Drupal Developer
13 18 (2.28%) Junior Developer
13 18 (2.28%) Junior
14 17 (2.16%) Development Manager
15 16 (2.03%) Lead Developer
15 16 (2.03%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 445 (56.47%) HTML
2 408 (51.78%) CSS
3 302 (38.32%) jQuery
4 191 (24.24%) HTML5
5 141 (17.89%) LAMP
6 130 (16.50%) Ajax
7 123 (15.61%) Symfony
8 110 (13.96%) CSS3
9 96 (12.18%) XML
10 92 (11.68%) .NET
11 86 (10.91%) Web Services
12 78 (9.90%) JSON
13 69 (8.76%) AngularJS
14 54 (6.85%) REST
15 51 (6.47%) RESTful
16 48 (6.09%) XHTML
16 48 (6.09%) ASP.NET
17 46 (5.84%) Backbone.js
18 42 (5.33%) CodeIgniter
19 40 (5.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 72 (9.14%) Open Source
2 71 (9.01%) Computer Science
3 62 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
4 45 (5.71%) User Experience
5 38 (4.82%) Mobile App
6 33 (4.19%) Social Media
7 19 (2.41%) Algorithms
8 18 (2.28%) iPhone
9 17 (2.16%) Digital Media
9 17 (2.16%) Data Structures
10 15 (1.90%) Statistics
11 14 (1.78%) Social Network
12 11 (1.40%) Blog
13 9 (1.14%) Kindle
14 8 (1.02%) Credit Risk
15 7 (0.89%) Derivative
15 7 (0.89%) Visualisation
16 6 (0.76%) Video on Demand
16 6 (0.76%) Wiki
16 6 (0.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 187 (23.73%) Linux
2 66 (8.38%) UNIX
3 52 (6.60%) Windows
4 32 (4.06%) Android
5 28 (3.55%) Apple iOS
6 27 (3.43%) CentOS
7 24 (3.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (1.65%) Ubuntu
9 12 (1.52%) Solaris
10 10 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (0.76%) Amazon Linux
12 4 (0.51%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (0.51%) Debian
13 3 (0.38%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.38%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.25%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.13%) Fedora
15 1 (0.13%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 242 (30.71%) Agile Software Development
2 195 (24.75%) OO
3 177 (22.46%) MVC
4 107 (13.58%) E-Commerce
5 105 (13.32%) OOP
6 97 (12.31%) Web Development
7 82 (10.41%) TDD
8 81 (10.28%) Scrum
9 75 (9.52%) OO PHP
10 58 (7.36%) Responsive Web Design
11 53 (6.73%) Continuous Integration
12 52 (6.60%) BDD
13 49 (6.22%) Mentoring
14 41 (5.20%) Unit Testing
14 41 (5.20%) Software Engineering
14 41 (5.20%) Analytics
15 40 (5.08%) DevOps
16 31 (3.93%) SEO
17 30 (3.81%) Configuration Management
18 28 (3.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 432 (54.82%) JavaScript
2 193 (24.49%) Java
3 151 (19.16%) Python
4 140 (17.77%) PHP5
5 113 (14.34%) SQL
6 109 (13.83%) Ruby
7 74 (9.39%) C#
8 65 (8.25%) Perl
9 39 (4.95%) Bash Shell
10 30 (3.81%) C
11 27 (3.43%) VBA
12 19 (2.41%) C++
13 17 (2.16%) VB.NET
14 16 (2.03%) T-SQL
15 15 (1.90%) Shell Script
16 13 (1.65%) Tcl
17 12 (1.52%) PowerShell
17 12 (1.52%) VB
18 11 (1.40%) Objective-C
19 8 (1.02%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 96 (12.18%) Degree
2 23 (2.92%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (2.54%) CCNP
4 15 (1.90%) Security Cleared
5 13 (1.65%) CCIP
6 7 (0.89%) ISEB
6 7 (0.89%) RHCE
6 7 (0.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (0.89%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.38%) CCNA
7 3 (0.38%) JNCIA
8 2 (0.25%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 2 (0.25%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.25%) OCPJP
9 1 (0.13%) MBA
9 1 (0.13%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (4.57%) QA
2 18 (2.28%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.13%) WCAG
System Software
1 19 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (1.78%) vSphere
3 12 (1.52%) Varnish
4 11 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (1.27%) Active Directory
6 8 (1.02%) Docker
6 8 (1.02%) NFS
7 6 (0.76%) Hyper-V
7 6 (0.76%) KVM
7 6 (0.76%) Xen
8 5 (0.63%) LXC
8 5 (0.63%) HDFS
9 4 (0.51%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 4 (0.51%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 4 (0.51%) Veritas File System
9 4 (0.51%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 3 (0.38%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.38%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.13%) Samba
11 1 (0.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 50 (6.35%) Puppet
2 37 (4.70%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (4.31%) Nagios
4 18 (2.28%) ZABBIX
5 16 (2.03%) Cacti
6 13 (1.65%) Vagrant
7 10 (1.27%) Munin
8 6 (0.76%) OpenView
9 5 (0.63%) cPanel
9 5 (0.63%) Ansible
10 4 (0.51%) Ambari
10 4 (0.51%) Plesk
10 4 (0.51%) Oozie
10 4 (0.51%) Hadoop YARN
10 4 (0.51%) WMI
10 4 (0.51%) Legato
11 3 (0.38%) NetBackup
11 3 (0.38%) BMC PATROL
11 3 (0.38%) HAProxy
11 3 (0.38%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 139 (17.64%) Zend
2 61 (7.74%) Microsoft
3 37 (4.70%) Facebook
3 37 (4.70%) Oracle
4 35 (4.44%) Adobe
5 34 (4.31%) Red Hat
5 34 (4.31%) Google
6 32 (4.06%) VMware
7 30 (3.81%) Cisco
8 20 (2.54%) Twitter
9 15 (1.90%) HP
10 14 (1.78%) Salesforce.com
11 10 (1.27%) Eloqua
12 9 (1.14%) Siebel
12 9 (1.14%) Akamai
12 9 (1.14%) Splunk
13 7 (0.89%) Veritas
13 7 (0.89%) Riverbed
13 7 (0.89%) F5
14 6 (0.76%) Apple
City, London
Bluetownonline
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Premier Media
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
NAK Consulting
Salary: DOE
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JPS Selection
Salary: £85000 - £110000 per annum + Pension, Health, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
NAK Consulting
Salary: DOE
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JPS Selection
Salary: £85000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Tiro Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Capita ITPS
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Creation Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + shares + benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
AB Recruit
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum plus options plus bonus plus trainin
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + start-up environment / career progression
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago