The table below looks at the statistics for PHP 5 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 5 over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP 5
Rank 241 305 310
Rank change year-on-year
+64 +5
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 24 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.36% 0.13% 0.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.66% 0.26% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 24 12 11
Average salary £48,750 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £26,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
PHP 5
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
3617 5095 5762
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 54.19% 49.06% 54.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3238 4568 5001
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

PHP 5
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP 5 across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP 5 Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

PHP 5
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP 5 across the City of London region.

PHP 5 Salary Trend in the City of London

PHP 5
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP 5 across the City of London region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

PHP 5 Salary Histogram in the City of London

PHP 5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region citing PHP 5 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 5.

1 40 (100.00%) PHP
2 38 (95.00%) MySQL
3 33 (82.50%) OO
4 30 (75.00%) Web Services
5 26 (65.00%) Finance
6 25 (62.50%) LAMP
6 25 (62.50%) SQL
7 23 (57.50%) HTML
7 23 (57.50%) CSS
8 22 (55.00%) JavaScript
9 18 (45.00%) Apache
9 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (45.00%) OO PHP
10 17 (42.50%) MVC
10 17 (42.50%) Linux
11 16 (40.00%) Zend
12 15 (37.50%) HTML5
12 15 (37.50%) Symfony
13 14 (35.00%) Open Source
13 14 (35.00%) jQuery
13 14 (35.00%) Scrum
13 14 (35.00%) Subversion
13 14 (35.00%) Shell Script
14 13 (32.50%) Salesforce.com
14 13 (32.50%) Project Management
14 13 (32.50%) Kanban
14 13 (32.50%) Waterfall
14 13 (32.50%) Mercurial
14 13 (32.50%) FogBugz
14 13 (32.50%) Trac

PHP 5
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region citing PHP 5 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 5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (45.00%) Apache
2 4 (10.00%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) Extranet
1 10 (25.00%) Intranet
2 1 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (95.00%) MySQL
2 13 (32.50%) Relational Database
3 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.00%) SQLite
5 1 (2.50%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (35.00%) Subversion
2 13 (32.50%) FogBugz
2 13 (32.50%) Mercurial
2 13 (32.50%) Redmine
2 13 (32.50%) Trac
3 8 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.50%) Hudson
4 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.50%) PHPUnit
General
1 26 (65.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Electronics
2 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.00%) Marketing
2 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 36 (90.00%) Developer
2 33 (82.50%) PHP Developer
3 16 (40.00%) Senior Developer
4 14 (35.00%) Senior PHP Developer
5 13 (32.50%) MySQL Developer
5 13 (32.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 13 (32.50%) Senior MySQL Developer
6 2 (5.00%) iPhone Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Senior iPhone Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Applications Support
7 1 (2.50%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) LAMP Developer
7 1 (2.50%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Support Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (75.00%) Web Services
2 25 (62.50%) LAMP
3 23 (57.50%) CSS
3 23 (57.50%) HTML
4 15 (37.50%) HTML5
4 15 (37.50%) Symfony
5 14 (35.00%) jQuery
6 12 (30.00%) AngularJS
7 9 (22.50%) Zend Framework
8 5 (12.50%) Ajax
8 5 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (10.00%) JSON
9 4 (10.00%) REST
10 2 (5.00%) .NET
10 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
10 2 (5.00%) DHTML
10 2 (5.00%) DOM
10 2 (5.00%) Laravel
10 2 (5.00%) RESTful
10 2 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.00%) Client/Server
2 4 (10.00%) Streaming Video
3 3 (7.50%) Streaming Media
4 2 (5.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (5.00%) iPhone
5 1 (2.50%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 17 (42.50%) Linux
2 3 (7.50%) Windows
3 2 (5.00%) Android
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (2.50%) CentOS
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (82.50%) OO
2 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (45.00%) OO PHP
3 17 (42.50%) MVC
4 14 (35.00%) Open Source
4 14 (35.00%) Scrum
5 13 (32.50%) Coaching
5 13 (32.50%) Defect Tracking
5 13 (32.50%) Kanban
5 13 (32.50%) Mentoring
5 13 (32.50%) Project Management
5 13 (32.50%) Waterfall
6 7 (17.50%) OOP
6 7 (17.50%) Software Engineering
6 7 (17.50%) Unit Testing
7 5 (12.50%) OOD
8 4 (10.00%) Performance Optimisation
9 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (5.00%) Programme Management
9 2 (5.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) PHP
2 25 (62.50%) SQL
3 22 (55.00%) JavaScript
4 14 (35.00%) Shell Script
5 12 (30.00%) Java
6 6 (15.00%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.00%) C#
7 2 (5.00%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.50%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (40.00%) Zend
2 13 (32.50%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.00%) SAP
3 2 (5.00%) Symbian
4 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City Centre
Recital Consulting Ltd
Salary: 17500-19500 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago