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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP 5
Rank 279 261 262
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +1
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 31 77 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.61% 0.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.58% 1.17% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 29 67 69
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £34,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +4.61%
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
5341 6605 6493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 50.38% 52.60% 54.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4692 5704 5772
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 17 April 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 17 April 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 66 (100.00%) PHP
2 48 (72.73%) MySQL
3 42 (63.64%) JavaScript
4 40 (60.61%) HTML
4 40 (60.61%) CSS
5 31 (46.97%) MVC
5 31 (46.97%) Git (software)
6 30 (45.45%) Zend
7 27 (40.91%) jQuery
8 25 (37.88%) OO
9 24 (36.36%) TDD
10 22 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (33.33%) Symfony
11 21 (31.82%) Linux
12 20 (30.30%) OOP
13 18 (27.27%) LAMP
14 17 (25.76%) Subversion
15 16 (24.24%) SQL
15 16 (24.24%) HTML5
16 14 (21.21%) Apache
16 14 (21.21%) XHTML
17 12 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
17 12 (18.18%) OO PHP
18 11 (16.67%) Laravel
18 11 (16.67%) Scrum
19 10 (15.15%) E-Commerce
19 10 (15.15%) CSS3
19 10 (15.15%) BDD
20 9 (13.64%) PHPUnit
20 9 (13.64%) Redis

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 14 (21.21%) Apache
2 12 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (9.09%) nginx
4 4 (6.06%) Apache Solr
4 4 (6.06%) CMS
4 4 (6.06%) WordPress
5 2 (3.03%) Drupal
6 1 (1.52%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.61%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.58%) SaaS
3 4 (6.06%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (6.06%) GitHub
4 3 (4.55%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.52%) CloudFront
5 1 (1.52%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.06%) Internet
2 2 (3.03%) Skype
3 1 (1.52%) Extranet
3 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.52%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (72.73%) MySQL
2 9 (13.64%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (13.64%) Redis
3 8 (12.12%) MongoDB
4 5 (7.58%) Relational Database
5 4 (6.06%) NoSQL
6 3 (4.55%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 31 (46.97%) Git (software)
2 17 (25.76%) Subversion
3 9 (13.64%) PHPUnit
4 7 (10.61%) Behat
4 7 (10.61%) Jenkins
5 5 (7.58%) Bitbucket
6 3 (4.55%) PhpStorm
7 2 (3.03%) Gradle
7 2 (3.03%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 2 (3.03%) Ant
7 2 (3.03%) Grunt
7 2 (3.03%) Mercurial
7 2 (3.03%) Maven
8 1 (1.52%) JIRA
8 1 (1.52%) Selenium
8 1 (1.52%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.52%) FogBugz
8 1 (1.52%) Trac
8 1 (1.52%) Redmine
8 1 (1.52%) Xdebug
General
1 9 (13.64%) Finance
2 5 (7.58%) Retail
3 4 (6.06%) Marketing
4 2 (3.03%) Advertising
5 1 (1.52%) Games
5 1 (1.52%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 57 (86.36%) Developer
2 44 (66.67%) PHP Developer
3 18 (27.27%) Senior Developer
4 13 (19.70%) Senior PHP Developer
5 7 (10.61%) Web Developer
6 4 (6.06%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 3 (4.55%) PHP Zend Developer
7 3 (4.55%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 3 (4.55%) Development Manager
7 3 (4.55%) Web Development Manager
7 3 (4.55%) Web Manager
7 3 (4.55%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Junior
8 2 (3.03%) Junior PHP Developer
8 2 (3.03%) Junior Developer
9 1 (1.52%) QA Analyst
9 1 (1.52%) UI Programmer
9 1 (1.52%) OO PHP Developer
9 1 (1.52%) UI Developer
9 1 (1.52%) LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (60.61%) HTML
1 40 (60.61%) CSS
2 27 (40.91%) jQuery
3 22 (33.33%) Symfony
4 18 (27.27%) LAMP
5 16 (24.24%) HTML5
6 14 (21.21%) XHTML
7 11 (16.67%) Laravel
8 10 (15.15%) CSS3
9 9 (13.64%) AngularJS
10 8 (12.12%) Web Services
11 7 (10.61%) REST
11 7 (10.61%) Ajax
12 6 (9.09%) XML
13 5 (7.58%) JSON
13 5 (7.58%) CodeIgniter
14 4 (6.06%) RESTful
14 4 (6.06%) Memcached
14 4 (6.06%) Yii
14 4 (6.06%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.09%) Open Source
1 6 (9.09%) User Experience
2 4 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.55%) Social Media
3 3 (4.55%) Kindle
3 3 (4.55%) Digital Media
4 2 (3.03%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.03%) W3C
4 2 (3.03%) Streaming Video
5 1 (1.52%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.52%) iPad
5 1 (1.52%) MHEG
5 1 (1.52%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (31.82%) Linux
2 4 (6.06%) UNIX
3 3 (4.55%) Ubuntu
4 2 (3.03%) CentOS
5 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (46.97%) MVC
2 25 (37.88%) OO
3 24 (36.36%) TDD
4 22 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (30.30%) OOP
6 12 (18.18%) OO PHP
7 11 (16.67%) Scrum
8 10 (15.15%) E-Commerce
8 10 (15.15%) BDD
9 5 (7.58%) Project Management
9 5 (7.58%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (7.58%) Web Development
10 4 (6.06%) Domain-Driven Design
10 4 (6.06%) Social Commerce
10 4 (6.06%) Continuous Delivery
11 3 (4.55%) Mobile Development
11 3 (4.55%) Mentoring
11 3 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
11 3 (4.55%) Software Engineering
11 3 (4.55%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 66 (100.00%) PHP
2 42 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 16 (24.24%) SQL
4 5 (7.58%) Java
5 2 (3.03%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.03%) Perl
6 1 (1.52%) Python
6 1 (1.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (6.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) ISO 9001
1 3 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (12.12%) Puppet
2 4 (6.06%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 30 (45.45%) Zend
2 5 (7.58%) Facebook
3 4 (6.06%) Google
4 3 (4.55%) PayPal
5 2 (3.03%) Twitter
5 2 (3.03%) Rackspace
5 2 (3.03%) New Relic
5 2 (3.03%) Appcelerator
6 1 (1.52%) Adobe
6 1 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.52%) VMware
City, London
TechNet IT Recruitment (Permanent)
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits+bonus+package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus up to 5k, pension, holiday, he
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
IT Rockstars Recruitment
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Explore Group
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
POD point Ltd
Salary: £45,000-60,000 (depending on experience)
Posted: 18 days ago