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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP 5
Rank 290 259 245
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -14
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 27 62 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.26% 0.55% 0.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.52% 1.03% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 24 53 67
Average salary £48,750 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £33,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
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
5233 5993 6027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 50.06% 53.04% 54.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4599 5159 5428
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 30 March 2015.

PHP5 Salary Histogram in the City of London

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 73 (100.00%) PHP
2 52 (71.23%) MySQL
3 50 (68.49%) CSS
4 49 (67.12%) HTML
5 45 (61.64%) JavaScript
6 37 (50.68%) Zend
7 35 (47.95%) Git (software)
8 33 (45.21%) MVC
9 31 (42.47%) jQuery
10 29 (39.73%) OO
11 27 (36.99%) Agile Software Development
12 25 (34.25%) HTML5
13 24 (32.88%) Subversion
13 24 (32.88%) OOP
14 23 (31.51%) Symfony
15 22 (30.14%) TDD
15 22 (30.14%) Linux
16 21 (28.77%) LAMP
17 17 (23.29%) SQL
18 16 (21.92%) XHTML
19 14 (19.18%) OO PHP
20 13 (17.81%) CSS3
20 13 (17.81%) Apache
21 12 (16.44%) Web Services
21 12 (16.44%) Finance
22 11 (15.07%) Ajax
22 11 (15.07%) Scrum
23 10 (13.70%) E-Commerce
24 9 (12.33%) Java
24 9 (12.33%) PostgreSQL

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 13 (17.81%) Apache
2 9 (12.33%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (10.96%) CMS
4 4 (5.48%) Drupal
4 4 (5.48%) WordPress
4 4 (5.48%) nginx
5 2 (2.74%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.37%) ExpressionEngine
6 1 (1.37%) Node.js
6 1 (1.37%) concrete5
Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.96%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.22%) SaaS
3 5 (6.85%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (6.85%) Amazon S3
4 3 (4.11%) GitHub
5 1 (1.37%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.11%) Intranet
1 3 (4.11%) Extranet
2 2 (2.74%) Internet
3 1 (1.37%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (71.23%) MySQL
2 9 (12.33%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (9.59%) MongoDB
4 6 (8.22%) Redis
4 6 (8.22%) Relational Database
5 5 (6.85%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (5.48%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.74%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.37%) MS Access
8 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 35 (47.95%) Git (software)
2 24 (32.88%) Subversion
3 7 (9.59%) PHPUnit
4 6 (8.22%) Behat
4 6 (8.22%) Jenkins
5 5 (6.85%) PhpStorm
6 4 (5.48%) Bitbucket
7 2 (2.74%) Gradle
7 2 (2.74%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 2 (2.74%) Ant
7 2 (2.74%) Grunt
7 2 (2.74%) Mercurial
7 2 (2.74%) Maven
8 1 (1.37%) JIRA
8 1 (1.37%) Selenium
8 1 (1.37%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.37%) FogBugz
8 1 (1.37%) Trac
8 1 (1.37%) Redmine
8 1 (1.37%) Xdebug
General
1 12 (16.44%) Finance
2 7 (9.59%) Retail
3 5 (6.85%) Marketing
4 2 (2.74%) Games
5 1 (1.37%) Back Office
5 1 (1.37%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 62 (84.93%) Developer
2 46 (63.01%) PHP Developer
3 19 (26.03%) Senior Developer
4 14 (19.18%) Senior PHP Developer
5 9 (12.33%) Web Developer
6 5 (6.85%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 5 (6.85%) PHP Zend Developer
7 4 (5.48%) Development Manager
8 3 (4.11%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Web Development Manager
8 3 (4.11%) Web Manager
8 3 (4.11%) Drupal Developer
9 2 (2.74%) Senior Web Developer
9 2 (2.74%) Junior Developer
9 2 (2.74%) Junior PHP Developer
9 2 (2.74%) Technical Project Manager
9 2 (2.74%) Project Manager
9 2 (2.74%) Junior
9 2 (2.74%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (68.49%) CSS
2 49 (67.12%) HTML
3 31 (42.47%) jQuery
4 25 (34.25%) HTML5
5 23 (31.51%) Symfony
6 21 (28.77%) LAMP
7 16 (21.92%) XHTML
8 13 (17.81%) CSS3
9 12 (16.44%) Web Services
10 11 (15.07%) Ajax
11 9 (12.33%) Laravel
12 8 (10.96%) AngularJS
12 8 (10.96%) REST
13 7 (9.59%) SOAP
13 7 (9.59%) CodeIgniter
14 6 (8.22%) RESTful
14 6 (8.22%) XML
15 5 (6.85%) JSON
16 4 (5.48%) CakePHP
16 4 (5.48%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.59%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.22%) User Experience
3 5 (6.85%) Kindle
3 5 (6.85%) Open Source
4 3 (4.11%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.74%) Social Media
5 2 (2.74%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.74%) W3C
5 2 (2.74%) Streaming Video
6 1 (1.37%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.37%) MHEG
6 1 (1.37%) Learning Management System
6 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (30.14%) Linux
2 7 (9.59%) UNIX
3 5 (6.85%) Ubuntu
4 2 (2.74%) CentOS
5 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.37%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (45.21%) MVC
2 29 (39.73%) OO
3 27 (36.99%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (32.88%) OOP
5 22 (30.14%) TDD
6 14 (19.18%) OO PHP
7 11 (15.07%) Scrum
8 10 (13.70%) E-Commerce
9 8 (10.96%) BDD
10 5 (6.85%) CRM
10 5 (6.85%) OOD
10 5 (6.85%) Project Management
10 5 (6.85%) Content Management
10 5 (6.85%) Software Engineering
10 5 (6.85%) Load Balancing
11 4 (5.48%) Web Development
11 4 (5.48%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (5.48%) Network Management
11 4 (5.48%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (5.48%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 73 (100.00%) PHP
2 45 (61.64%) JavaScript
3 17 (23.29%) SQL
4 9 (12.33%) Java
5 2 (2.74%) Perl
5 2 (2.74%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.37%) Ruby
6 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.37%) VB
6 1 (1.37%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (9.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.85%) ISO 9001
1 5 (6.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (6.85%) Puppet
2 3 (4.11%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 37 (50.68%) Zend
2 7 (9.59%) Facebook
3 5 (6.85%) Google
4 2 (2.74%) Appcelerator
4 2 (2.74%) Twitter
4 2 (2.74%) Rackspace
4 2 (2.74%) New Relic
4 2 (2.74%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.37%) VMware
5 1 (1.37%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.37%) Adobe
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