The table below looks at the statistics for PHP5 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 PHP5 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 5
Rank 239 248 247
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 81 78 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.70% 0.66% 0.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.35% 1.20% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 81 75 89
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
PHP5
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% -

PHP5
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP5 Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

PHP5
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the City of London region.

PHP5 Salary Trend in the City of London

PHP5
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP5 across the City of London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

PHP5 Salary Histogram in the City of London

PHP5
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 PHP5 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 PHP5.

1 156 (100.00%) PHP
2 127 (81.41%) MySQL
3 118 (75.64%) JavaScript
4 113 (72.44%) HTML
5 111 (71.15%) CSS
6 99 (63.46%) Zend
7 89 (57.05%) jQuery
8 86 (55.13%) OO
9 75 (48.08%) Git (software)
10 71 (45.51%) Agile Software Development
11 59 (37.82%) OO PHP
12 58 (37.18%) HTML5
12 58 (37.18%) Ajax
13 56 (35.90%) Symfony
14 54 (34.62%) OOP
15 49 (31.41%) MVC
16 48 (30.77%) XHTML
17 46 (29.49%) LAMP
18 45 (28.85%) Subversion
19 43 (27.56%) Finance
20 42 (26.92%) Linux
21 40 (25.64%) XML
22 39 (25.00%) CSS3
23 35 (22.44%) JSON
24 32 (20.51%) Scrum
24 32 (20.51%) TDD
25 30 (19.23%) E-Commerce
26 28 (17.95%) Backbone.js
27 26 (16.67%) Zend Framework
28 25 (16.03%) UNIX

PHP5
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 PHP5 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 PHP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (12.82%) Apache
2 15 (9.62%) CMS
3 12 (7.69%) SAS
4 11 (7.05%) Drupal
4 11 (7.05%) Apache Solr
5 5 (3.21%) WordPress
5 5 (3.21%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.92%) concrete5
6 3 (1.92%) Joomla!
7 2 (1.28%) nginx
7 2 (1.28%) ExpressionEngine
8 1 (0.64%) Node.js
Applications
1 11 (7.05%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.21%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.28%) Magento
2 1 (0.64%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 21 (13.46%) SaaS
2 7 (4.49%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.28%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.21%) SSH
2 3 (1.92%) Network Security
3 2 (1.28%) Intranet
3 2 (1.28%) Extranet
4 1 (0.64%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (81.41%) MySQL
2 14 (8.97%) SQL Server
3 11 (7.05%) MS Access
4 10 (6.41%) Relational Database
5 9 (5.77%) MongoDB
5 9 (5.77%) Redis
6 3 (1.92%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.28%) Big Data
7 2 (1.28%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.28%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 75 (48.08%) Git (software)
2 45 (28.85%) Subversion
3 16 (10.26%) JIRA
4 12 (7.69%) Jasmine
5 11 (7.05%) PHPUnit
6 7 (4.49%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.92%) Mercurial
8 2 (1.28%) Selenium
8 2 (1.28%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (0.64%) JMeter
9 1 (0.64%) Redmine
9 1 (0.64%) FogBugz
9 1 (0.64%) Trac
General
1 43 (27.56%) Finance
2 13 (8.33%) Back Office
3 8 (5.13%) Marketing
4 6 (3.85%) Banking
5 3 (1.92%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.92%) Legal
5 3 (1.92%) Games
6 2 (1.28%) Music Industry
7 1 (0.64%) Billing
Job Titles
1 140 (89.74%) Developer
2 115 (73.72%) PHP Developer
3 44 (28.21%) Senior Developer
4 28 (17.95%) Senior PHP Developer
5 19 (12.18%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 17 (10.90%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 16 (10.26%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 14 (8.97%) Web Developer
8 14 (8.97%) Development Manager
9 12 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
9 12 (7.69%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 9 (5.77%) PHP Zend Developer
11 8 (5.13%) Web Development Manager
11 8 (5.13%) Web Manager
11 8 (5.13%) PHP Web Developer
12 6 (3.85%) Lead Developer
13 5 (3.21%) Lead PHP Developer
13 5 (3.21%) JavaScript Developer
14 4 (2.56%) Senior PHP Web Developer
14 4 (2.56%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (72.44%) HTML
2 111 (71.15%) CSS
3 89 (57.05%) jQuery
4 58 (37.18%) HTML5
4 58 (37.18%) Ajax
5 56 (35.90%) Symfony
6 48 (30.77%) XHTML
7 46 (29.49%) LAMP
8 40 (25.64%) XML
9 39 (25.00%) CSS3
10 35 (22.44%) JSON
11 28 (17.95%) Backbone.js
12 26 (16.67%) Zend Framework
13 23 (14.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 22 (14.10%) AngularJS
15 21 (13.46%) LESS
16 19 (12.18%) Web Services
17 18 (11.54%) RESTful
18 14 (8.97%) Laravel
19 12 (7.69%) Modernizr
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.26%) Computer Science
1 16 (10.26%) User Experience
2 15 (9.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (3.85%) E-Learning
4 5 (3.21%) SCORM
4 5 (3.21%) W3C
4 5 (3.21%) Streaming Video
4 5 (3.21%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.56%) Digital Media
5 4 (2.56%) Open Source
6 2 (1.28%) Streaming Music
7 1 (0.64%) Social Media
7 1 (0.64%) Kindle
7 1 (0.64%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.64%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 42 (26.92%) Linux
2 25 (16.03%) UNIX
3 2 (1.28%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.28%) Android
3 2 (1.28%) CentOS
4 1 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.64%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (55.13%) OO
2 71 (45.51%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (37.82%) OO PHP
4 54 (34.62%) OOP
5 49 (31.41%) MVC
6 32 (20.51%) TDD
6 32 (20.51%) Scrum
7 30 (19.23%) E-Commerce
8 21 (13.46%) BDD
9 16 (10.26%) Time Management
9 16 (10.26%) Integration Testing
10 15 (9.62%) Software Engineering
10 15 (9.62%) Web Development
11 14 (8.97%) Responsive Web Design
12 13 (8.33%) Project Management
12 13 (8.33%) Mentoring
13 12 (7.69%) Line Management
13 12 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (7.69%) Unit Testing
14 11 (7.05%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 156 (100.00%) PHP
2 118 (75.64%) JavaScript
3 24 (15.38%) SQL
4 11 (7.05%) VB
5 7 (4.49%) Java
6 6 (3.85%) C
7 5 (3.21%) C++
7 5 (3.21%) ActionScript
7 5 (3.21%) Python
7 5 (3.21%) ActionScript 3.0
8 4 (2.56%) PHP4
9 3 (1.92%) Ruby
9 3 (1.92%) Perl
10 1 (0.64%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.64%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (11.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.05%) QA
2 1 (0.64%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.64%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 6 (3.85%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.64%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 99 (63.46%) Zend
2 11 (7.05%) Microsoft
3 8 (5.13%) Facebook
4 7 (4.49%) Twitter
4 7 (4.49%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.64%) Google
5 1 (0.64%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.64%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.64%) SAP
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Salary: £47000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Acceler-IT
Salary: From £20,000 to £27,000 per annum +bens+bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 60,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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IT People First
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Negotiable + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Acceler-IT
Salary: From £20,000 to £27,000 per annum +bens+bonus
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum Benefits
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Salary: £48000 - £62000 per annum + Bens
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