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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 70 52 40
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -12
Permanent jobs citing PHP 419 524 678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 3.58% 4.43% 5.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.83% 7.89% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 346 487 651
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
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
6136 6642 7119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.36% 56.17% 55.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5342 6005 6631
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 28 August 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 28 August 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.

1 557 (59.70%) HTML
2 526 (56.38%) JavaScript
3 503 (53.91%) CSS
4 474 (50.80%) MySQL
5 338 (36.23%) jQuery
6 262 (28.08%) OO
7 248 (26.58%) Java
8 224 (24.01%) Linux
9 211 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
10 210 (22.51%) HTML5
11 199 (21.33%) Git (software)
11 199 (21.33%) Ajax
12 190 (20.36%) E-Commerce
13 189 (20.26%) SQL
14 183 (19.61%) Python
15 176 (18.86%) Zend
16 175 (18.76%) MVC
17 155 (16.61%) XML
18 152 (16.29%) Ruby
19 151 (16.18%) CSS3
20 146 (15.65%) PHP5
21 145 (15.54%) LAMP
22 143 (15.33%) Marketing
23 139 (14.90%) Finance
24 136 (14.58%) Subversion
25 131 (14.04%) Symfony
26 127 (13.61%) Web Development
26 127 (13.61%) Degree
27 119 (12.75%) Scrum
28 117 (12.54%) OOP

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 110 (11.79%) Apache
2 108 (11.58%) Drupal
3 94 (10.08%) WordPress
4 73 (7.82%) CMS
5 69 (7.40%) Node.js
6 33 (3.54%) Tomcat
7 31 (3.32%) Apache Solr
8 22 (2.36%) nginx
9 21 (2.25%) Joomla!
10 16 (1.71%) IIS
11 14 (1.50%) SAS
11 14 (1.50%) SharePoint
12 12 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
13 6 (0.64%) ExpressionEngine
14 5 (0.54%) PrestaShop
14 5 (0.54%) Moodle
14 5 (0.54%) Mule
14 5 (0.54%) Umbraco
15 3 (0.32%) Apache Pig
15 3 (0.32%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 41 (4.39%) Photoshop
2 39 (4.18%) MS Excel
3 26 (2.79%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (0.86%) MS Office
5 3 (0.32%) MS Project
5 3 (0.32%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.21%) SPSS
7 1 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.11%) FastStats
7 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 66 (7.07%) 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%) SiteCatalyst
5 1 (0.11%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.11%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 43 (4.61%) SaaS
2 28 (3.00%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (1.29%) Basecamp
5 10 (1.07%) Joyent
6 9 (0.96%) PaaS
6 9 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (0.86%) GitHub
8 5 (0.54%) Google Apps
9 4 (0.43%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.32%) Jelastic
10 3 (0.32%) IaaS
10 3 (0.32%) Heroku
11 2 (0.21%) Amazon EMR
12 1 (0.11%) MailChimp
12 1 (0.11%) Pure360
12 1 (0.11%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.79%) HTTP
2 17 (1.82%) TCP/IP
2 17 (1.82%) MPLS
2 17 (1.82%) BGP
3 16 (1.71%) Firewall
4 14 (1.50%) Internet
4 14 (1.50%) Broadband
5 13 (1.39%) SSL
6 11 (1.18%) DNS
7 9 (0.96%) VPN
7 9 (0.96%) Intranet
7 9 (0.96%) Extranet
8 8 (0.86%) VLAN
8 8 (0.86%) SSH
8 8 (0.86%) LDAP
9 7 (0.75%) Network Security
10 4 (0.43%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (0.43%) Wireless
10 4 (0.43%) IPsec
10 4 (0.43%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 474 (50.80%) MySQL
2 82 (8.79%) SQL Server
3 60 (6.43%) MongoDB
4 56 (6.00%) Relational Database
5 35 (3.75%) NoSQL
6 29 (3.11%) PostgreSQL
7 28 (3.00%) Big Data
8 24 (2.57%) Redis
9 16 (1.71%) SQL Server 2005
9 16 (1.71%) Hadoop
10 12 (1.29%) Data Mining
11 10 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (1.07%) MS Access
11 10 (1.07%) RDBMS
11 10 (1.07%) Apache Cassandra
12 9 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (0.75%) CouchDB
13 7 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (0.43%) Amazon RDS
15 3 (0.32%) Riak
Development Applications
1 199 (21.33%) Git (software)
2 136 (14.58%) Subversion
3 66 (7.07%) Jenkins
4 62 (6.65%) JIRA
5 45 (4.82%) PHPUnit
6 44 (4.72%) Selenium
7 27 (2.89%) Visual Studio
8 26 (2.79%) Hudson
9 21 (2.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 21 (2.25%) Cucumber
10 20 (2.14%) Dreamweaver
10 20 (2.14%) Jasmine
11 18 (1.93%) Ant
12 17 (1.82%) Maven
13 15 (1.61%) Behat
14 14 (1.50%) Mercurial
15 11 (1.18%) WebDriver
16 9 (0.96%) Grunt
17 6 (0.64%) JBehave
17 6 (0.64%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 143 (15.33%) Marketing
2 139 (14.90%) Finance
3 65 (6.97%) Advertising
4 31 (3.32%) Games
5 28 (3.00%) Publishing
6 23 (2.47%) Back Office
6 23 (2.47%) Retail
7 22 (2.36%) Telecoms
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 2 (0.21%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.21%) Automotive
14 2 (0.21%) Law
15 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.11%) Manufacturing
15 1 (0.11%) Billing
Job Titles
1 621 (66.56%) Developer
2 262 (28.08%) PHP Developer
3 138 (14.79%) Senior Developer
4 96 (10.29%) Web Developer
5 90 (9.65%) Front-End Developer
6 54 (5.79%) Senior PHP Developer
7 28 (3.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 28 (3.00%) Junior
8 27 (2.89%) Lead Developer
9 26 (2.79%) Junior Developer
9 26 (2.79%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 26 (2.79%) Drupal Developer
10 25 (2.68%) Designer
10 25 (2.68%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 25 (2.68%) Test Engineer
11 23 (2.47%) DevOps Engineer
12 21 (2.25%) Analyst
12 21 (2.25%) Development Manager
13 20 (2.14%) Front-End Web Developer
14 19 (2.04%) PHP Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 557 (59.70%) HTML
2 503 (53.91%) CSS
3 338 (36.23%) jQuery
4 210 (22.51%) HTML5
5 199 (21.33%) Ajax
6 155 (16.61%) XML
7 151 (16.18%) CSS3
8 145 (15.54%) LAMP
9 131 (14.04%) Symfony
10 100 (10.72%) .NET
11 99 (10.61%) JSON
12 88 (9.43%) XHTML
13 85 (9.11%) Web Services
14 69 (7.40%) Backbone.js
15 64 (6.86%) AngularJS
16 50 (5.36%) REST
17 48 (5.14%) RESTful
18 43 (4.61%) Zend Framework
19 42 (4.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 41 (4.39%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 88 (9.43%) Open Source
2 77 (8.25%) Computer Science
3 33 (3.54%) Mobile App
4 30 (3.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 29 (3.11%) Social Media
6 24 (2.57%) 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%) SCORM
13 10 (1.07%) Blog
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%) Animation
16 6 (0.64%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 224 (24.01%) Linux
2 84 (9.00%) UNIX
3 83 (8.90%) Windows
4 69 (7.40%) Apple iOS
5 50 (5.36%) Android
6 20 (2.14%) CentOS
7 16 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (1.29%) Ubuntu
9 7 (0.75%) Solaris
9 7 (0.75%) Debian
10 6 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.43%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.43%) AIX
11 4 (0.43%) Mac OS
11 4 (0.43%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.21%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.11%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.11%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 262 (28.08%) OO
2 211 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
3 190 (20.36%) E-Commerce
4 175 (18.76%) MVC
5 127 (13.61%) Web Development
6 119 (12.75%) Scrum
7 117 (12.54%) OOP
8 112 (12.00%) TDD
9 100 (10.72%) OO PHP
10 85 (9.11%) Continuous Integration
11 64 (6.86%) BDD
12 62 (6.65%) Responsive Web Design
13 60 (6.43%) Software Engineering
14 57 (6.11%) DevOps
15 55 (5.89%) CRM
16 48 (5.14%) Unit Testing
17 40 (4.29%) Project Management
17 40 (4.29%) Automated Testing
18 35 (3.75%) SEO
19 34 (3.64%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 526 (56.38%) JavaScript
2 248 (26.58%) Java
3 189 (20.26%) SQL
4 183 (19.61%) Python
5 152 (16.29%) Ruby
6 146 (15.65%) PHP5
7 81 (8.68%) C#
8 70 (7.50%) Perl
9 44 (4.72%) C++
10 40 (4.29%) C
11 34 (3.64%) Bash Shell
12 24 (2.57%) Scala
13 23 (2.47%) Shell Script
14 17 (1.82%) VBA
15 16 (1.71%) Objective-C
16 14 (1.50%) R
17 13 (1.39%) Tcl
17 13 (1.39%) VB
17 13 (1.39%) VB.NET
18 11 (1.18%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 127 (13.61%) Degree
2 20 (2.14%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (1.82%) Security Cleared
4 13 (1.39%) CCIP
5 11 (1.18%) CCNP
6 9 (0.96%) ISEB
7 8 (0.86%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (0.43%) RHCE
9 3 (0.32%) CCNA
9 3 (0.32%) JNCIA
10 2 (0.21%) CAPM
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
11 1 (0.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.11%) HND
11 1 (0.11%) OCP
11 1 (0.11%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (9.00%) QA
2 21 (2.25%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.32%) SLA
4 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.11%) WCAG
4 1 (0.11%) COBIT
System Software
1 26 (2.79%) Varnish
2 13 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.18%) NFS
4 5 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (0.54%) VirtualBox
5 4 (0.43%) Xen
5 4 (0.43%) Samba
5 4 (0.43%) Postfix
5 4 (0.43%) vSphere
5 4 (0.43%) Docker
5 4 (0.43%) KVM
6 2 (0.21%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.21%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.21%) HDFS
6 2 (0.21%) GPFS
7 1 (0.11%) vCloud
7 1 (0.11%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.11%) Squid
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 50 (5.36%) Puppet
2 39 (4.18%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (2.47%) Nagios
4 16 (1.71%) Vagrant
5 15 (1.61%) ZABBIX
6 11 (1.18%) Plesk
7 10 (1.07%) Capistrano
8 7 (0.75%) Cacti
9 4 (0.43%) NetBackup
9 4 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 4 (0.43%) Control-M
9 4 (0.43%) OpenView
10 3 (0.32%) CFEngine
10 3 (0.32%) Munin
11 2 (0.21%) YUM
11 2 (0.21%) HAProxy
11 2 (0.21%) Opsview
12 1 (0.11%) logstash
12 1 (0.11%) Ansible
12 1 (0.11%) Kibana
Vendors
1 176 (18.86%) Zend
2 60 (6.43%) Oracle
3 53 (5.68%) Microsoft
4 38 (4.07%) Adobe
5 33 (3.54%) Google
6 29 (3.11%) Facebook
7 28 (3.00%) Red Hat
8 26 (2.79%) SAP
9 24 (2.57%) VMware
9 24 (2.57%) JD Edwards
10 20 (2.14%) Twitter
11 17 (1.82%) Cisco
12 15 (1.61%) JBoss
13 9 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
13 9 (0.96%) Apple
14 8 (0.86%) IBM
14 8 (0.86%) Rackspace
15 4 (0.43%) Sun
15 4 (0.43%) HP
15 4 (0.43%) Dell
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Healthcare + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 to £65000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum £90k & Bonus, Car, Health, Pension, Life etc
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Excellent Work
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Capita ITPS
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £35-40,000 + £10k Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 to £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
eRecruit Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago