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

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 70 56 44
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -12
Permanent jobs citing PHP 399 488 599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 3.58% 4.00% 4.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.90% 7.21% 8.92%
Number of salaries quoted 315 462 582
Average salary £49,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.36% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £29,050
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
5786 6769 6714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 51.89% 55.54% 53.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5121 6020 6284
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
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 20 October 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 20 October 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.

1 492 (56.62%) HTML
2 468 (53.86%) JavaScript
3 459 (52.82%) CSS
4 430 (49.48%) MySQL
5 314 (36.13%) jQuery
6 280 (32.22%) Agile Software Development
7 219 (25.20%) Java
8 209 (24.05%) OO
9 198 (22.78%) Linux
10 191 (21.98%) HTML5
11 171 (19.68%) Git (software)
12 164 (18.87%) MVC
13 156 (17.95%) PHP5
13 156 (17.95%) Zend
14 155 (17.84%) Ajax
14 155 (17.84%) Python
15 149 (17.15%) LAMP
16 145 (16.69%) E-Commerce
17 144 (16.57%) Ruby
18 130 (14.96%) SQL
19 126 (14.50%) CSS3
20 124 (14.27%) Finance
21 120 (13.81%) Degree
22 119 (13.69%) Marketing
23 116 (13.35%) Symfony
24 113 (13.00%) XML
25 109 (12.54%) OOP
25 109 (12.54%) Subversion
26 108 (12.43%) TDD
26 108 (12.43%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 92 (10.59%) Apache
2 91 (10.47%) WordPress
3 81 (9.32%) Drupal
4 71 (8.17%) CMS
5 59 (6.79%) Node.js
6 25 (2.88%) Apache Solr
7 24 (2.76%) Tomcat
8 22 (2.53%) Joomla!
9 20 (2.30%) nginx
10 15 (1.73%) IIS
11 13 (1.50%) SAS
12 11 (1.27%) SharePoint
12 11 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
13 9 (1.04%) JBoss
14 7 (0.81%) ExpressionEngine
15 6 (0.69%) Mule
16 5 (0.58%) Confluence
16 5 (0.58%) concrete5
17 4 (0.46%) Adobe CQ
17 4 (0.46%) Moodle
Applications
1 38 (4.37%) MS Excel
2 37 (4.26%) Photoshop
3 21 (2.42%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (0.92%) MS Office
5 7 (0.81%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.23%) MS Project
6 2 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.12%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 30 (3.45%) Magento
2 7 (0.81%) Google Analytics
2 7 (0.81%) Oracle CRM
3 4 (0.46%) osCommerce
4 2 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.12%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.12%) SiteCatalyst
5 1 (0.12%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 53 (6.10%) SaaS
2 31 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (2.30%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (1.27%) Basecamp
5 10 (1.15%) GitHub
5 10 (1.15%) PaaS
6 9 (1.04%) Amazon S3
6 9 (1.04%) Joyent
7 5 (0.58%) Google Apps
8 4 (0.46%) IaaS
9 3 (0.35%) Jelastic
9 3 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (0.35%) Heroku
10 1 (0.12%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.12%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.12%) MailChimp
10 1 (0.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (2.88%) HTTP
2 21 (2.42%) Firewall
3 20 (2.30%) BGP
4 19 (2.19%) Internet
5 18 (2.07%) MPLS
6 17 (1.96%) Intranet
7 16 (1.84%) Extranet
7 16 (1.84%) Broadband
8 15 (1.73%) DNS
8 15 (1.73%) SSL
9 13 (1.50%) TCP/IP
10 11 (1.27%) VPN
11 10 (1.15%) WAN
11 10 (1.15%) Cisco IOS
12 9 (1.04%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (1.04%) IPsec
12 9 (1.04%) SSH
12 9 (1.04%) VLAN
12 9 (1.04%) OSPF
13 7 (0.81%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 430 (49.48%) MySQL
2 74 (8.52%) SQL Server
3 54 (6.21%) Relational Database
4 51 (5.87%) MongoDB
5 35 (4.03%) NoSQL
6 23 (2.65%) PostgreSQL
7 22 (2.53%) Redis
8 20 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
9 19 (2.19%) Big Data
10 13 (1.50%) Hadoop
10 13 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (1.15%) RDBMS
11 10 (1.15%) MS Access
11 10 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (0.92%) Data Mining
12 8 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (0.81%) CouchDB
13 7 (0.81%) Amazon RDS
14 6 (0.69%) Apache Cassandra
15 4 (0.46%) DTS
Development Applications
1 171 (19.68%) Git (software)
2 109 (12.54%) Subversion
3 61 (7.02%) JIRA
4 55 (6.33%) Jenkins
5 31 (3.57%) PHPUnit
6 28 (3.22%) Selenium
7 26 (2.99%) Visual Studio
8 23 (2.65%) Cucumber
9 20 (2.30%) Hudson
9 20 (2.30%) Jasmine
10 19 (2.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 18 (2.07%) Dreamweaver
11 18 (2.07%) Maven
12 17 (1.96%) Ant
13 11 (1.27%) Behat
14 10 (1.15%) WebDriver
15 9 (1.04%) Grunt
16 8 (0.92%) Eclipse
17 7 (0.81%) Bugzilla
17 7 (0.81%) CruiseControl
General
1 124 (14.27%) Finance
2 119 (13.69%) Marketing
3 62 (7.13%) Advertising
4 37 (4.26%) Games
5 22 (2.53%) Retail
6 21 (2.42%) Banking
6 21 (2.42%) Legal
7 19 (2.19%) Telecoms
8 18 (2.07%) Publishing
9 16 (1.84%) Back Office
10 9 (1.04%) Financial Institution
11 8 (0.92%) Electronics
12 6 (0.69%) Multimedia
13 4 (0.46%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.46%) Music Industry
13 4 (0.46%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.35%) Law
15 2 (0.23%) Manufacturing
15 2 (0.23%) Automotive
16 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 576 (66.28%) Developer
2 271 (31.19%) PHP Developer
3 131 (15.07%) Senior Developer
4 78 (8.98%) Front-End Developer
5 77 (8.86%) Web Developer
6 60 (6.90%) Senior PHP Developer
7 26 (2.99%) Drupal Developer
8 25 (2.88%) Java Developer
9 24 (2.76%) Lead Developer
9 24 (2.76%) Consultant
9 24 (2.76%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 24 (2.76%) PHP Symfony Developer
10 22 (2.53%) Junior
10 22 (2.53%) Administrator
10 22 (2.53%) Test Engineer
11 21 (2.42%) Junior Developer
12 20 (2.30%) DevOps Engineer
12 20 (2.30%) Designer
13 19 (2.19%) Development Manager
14 17 (1.96%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 492 (56.62%) HTML
2 459 (52.82%) CSS
3 314 (36.13%) jQuery
4 191 (21.98%) HTML5
5 155 (17.84%) Ajax
6 149 (17.15%) LAMP
7 126 (14.50%) CSS3
8 116 (13.35%) Symfony
9 113 (13.00%) XML
10 87 (10.01%) Web Services
11 82 (9.44%) JSON
12 71 (8.17%) XHTML
12 71 (8.17%) .NET
13 69 (7.94%) AngularJS
14 53 (6.10%) Backbone.js
15 52 (5.98%) RESTful
16 50 (5.75%) REST
17 47 (5.41%) CodeIgniter
18 40 (4.60%) SOAP
18 40 (4.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 80 (9.21%) Computer Science
2 78 (8.98%) Open Source
3 60 (6.90%) User Experience
4 58 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
5 36 (4.14%) Mobile App
6 30 (3.45%) Social Media
7 21 (2.42%) Digital Media
8 20 (2.30%) iPhone
9 19 (2.19%) Social Network
10 15 (1.73%) Statistics
10 15 (1.73%) W3C
11 13 (1.50%) Algorithms
12 11 (1.27%) Kindle
13 10 (1.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 9 (1.04%) E-Learning
15 8 (0.92%) SCORM
15 8 (0.92%) Blackberry
15 8 (0.92%) Credit Risk
15 8 (0.92%) Blog
16 7 (0.81%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 198 (22.78%) Linux
2 75 (8.63%) UNIX
3 65 (7.48%) Windows
4 50 (5.75%) Apple iOS
5 46 (5.29%) Android
6 23 (2.65%) CentOS
7 21 (2.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (1.15%) Ubuntu
9 9 (1.04%) Solaris
10 6 (0.69%) Debian
10 6 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.35%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.23%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.23%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.23%) SELinux
12 2 (0.23%) Fedora
12 2 (0.23%) AIX
12 2 (0.23%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 280 (32.22%) Agile Software Development
2 209 (24.05%) OO
3 164 (18.87%) MVC
4 145 (16.69%) E-Commerce
5 109 (12.54%) OOP
6 108 (12.43%) Scrum
6 108 (12.43%) TDD
7 102 (11.74%) Web Development
8 82 (9.44%) OO PHP
9 79 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
10 69 (7.94%) BDD
11 57 (6.56%) Responsive Web Design
12 56 (6.44%) Mentoring
13 51 (5.87%) DevOps
14 50 (5.75%) Unit Testing
15 47 (5.41%) Software Engineering
16 32 (3.68%) SEO
16 32 (3.68%) Analytics
17 30 (3.45%) Project Management
18 29 (3.34%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 468 (53.86%) JavaScript
2 219 (25.20%) Java
3 156 (17.95%) PHP5
4 155 (17.84%) Python
5 144 (16.57%) Ruby
6 130 (14.96%) SQL
7 71 (8.17%) Perl
8 66 (7.59%) C#
9 45 (5.18%) C
10 37 (4.26%) C++
11 35 (4.03%) Bash Shell
12 22 (2.53%) VBA
13 19 (2.19%) Scala
14 18 (2.07%) Shell Script
15 13 (1.50%) VB
15 13 (1.50%) VB.NET
16 12 (1.38%) Objective-C
17 11 (1.27%) PowerShell
17 11 (1.27%) ActionScript
17 11 (1.27%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 120 (13.81%) Degree
2 21 (2.42%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (1.96%) CCNP
3 17 (1.96%) Security Cleared
4 12 (1.38%) ISEB
4 12 (1.38%) ISTQB
5 11 (1.27%) CCIP
6 7 (0.81%) RHCE
6 7 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (0.35%) JNCIA
7 3 (0.35%) CCNA
8 2 (0.23%) OCPJP
8 2 (0.23%) Sun Certification
8 2 (0.23%) PMP
8 2 (0.23%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.23%) CAPM
8 2 (0.23%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.23%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 1 (0.12%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (5.98%) QA
2 23 (2.65%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.12%) SLA
3 1 (0.12%) WCAG
3 1 (0.12%) COBIT
System Software
1 19 (2.19%) Varnish
2 16 (1.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.27%) vSphere
4 10 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (1.04%) NFS
6 6 (0.69%) KVM
6 6 (0.69%) Docker
7 5 (0.58%) LXC
7 5 (0.58%) Xen
8 3 (0.35%) Active Directory
8 3 (0.35%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.35%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 3 (0.35%) Veritas File System
8 3 (0.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (0.23%) Samba
10 1 (0.12%) Squid
10 1 (0.12%) Firmware
10 1 (0.12%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.12%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 50 (5.75%) Puppet
2 43 (4.95%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (3.34%) Nagios
4 16 (1.84%) ZABBIX
5 12 (1.38%) Vagrant
6 10 (1.15%) Cacti
7 6 (0.69%) Capistrano
8 5 (0.58%) Plesk
9 4 (0.46%) Munin
9 4 (0.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 4 (0.46%) HAProxy
10 3 (0.35%) Ansible
10 3 (0.35%) Legato
11 2 (0.23%) OpenView
11 2 (0.23%) Control-M
11 2 (0.23%) YUM
11 2 (0.23%) NetBackup
11 2 (0.23%) logstash
11 2 (0.23%) Kibana
11 2 (0.23%) Opsview
Vendors
1 156 (17.95%) Zend
2 51 (5.87%) Microsoft
3 40 (4.60%) Oracle
4 36 (4.14%) Facebook
5 35 (4.03%) Google
6 34 (3.91%) Adobe
7 31 (3.57%) VMware
8 28 (3.22%) Red Hat
9 23 (2.65%) Twitter
10 21 (2.42%) Cisco
11 14 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
12 11 (1.27%) SAP
13 10 (1.15%) Apple
14 7 (0.81%) JD Edwards
14 7 (0.81%) Riverbed
14 7 (0.81%) Akamai
14 7 (0.81%) F5
14 7 (0.81%) HP
14 7 (0.81%) Eloqua
15 6 (0.69%) Rackspace
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benfits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
JPS Selection
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Nexmo
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Capita ITPS
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum - + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago