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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP 5
Rank 255 228 237
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +9
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 71 92 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.59% 0.76% 0.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.13% 1.36% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 70 89 97
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 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £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
6282 6777 7137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.16% 55.92% 55.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5443 6123 6653
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 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 22 August 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 22 August 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.

1 148 (100.00%) PHP
2 120 (81.08%) MySQL
3 114 (77.03%) JavaScript
4 113 (76.35%) HTML
5 107 (72.30%) CSS
6 91 (61.49%) Zend
7 85 (57.43%) jQuery
8 83 (56.08%) OO
9 68 (45.95%) Git (software)
10 64 (43.24%) Ajax
11 57 (38.51%) OO PHP
12 54 (36.49%) Symfony
13 51 (34.46%) HTML5
14 48 (32.43%) XHTML
14 48 (32.43%) MVC
15 47 (31.76%) OOP
16 45 (30.41%) Linux
17 44 (29.73%) Subversion
18 42 (28.38%) Agile Software Development
18 42 (28.38%) LAMP
19 41 (27.70%) Finance
20 40 (27.03%) XML
21 37 (25.00%) CSS3
22 35 (23.65%) JSON
23 31 (20.95%) Scrum
24 29 (19.59%) TDD
24 29 (19.59%) Zend Framework
24 29 (19.59%) Backbone.js
25 22 (14.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 22 (14.86%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 19 (12.84%) Apache
2 12 (8.11%) SAS
2 12 (8.11%) Drupal
3 10 (6.76%) CMS
4 8 (5.41%) Apache Solr
5 6 (4.05%) WordPress
6 5 (3.38%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (2.03%) Joomla!
7 3 (2.03%) ExpressionEngine
8 2 (1.35%) nginx
9 1 (0.68%) Node.js
Applications
1 10 (6.76%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (3.38%) Magento
2 1 (0.68%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 18 (12.16%) SaaS
2 4 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.68%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.38%) SSH
2 3 (2.03%) Network Security
3 1 (0.68%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (81.08%) MySQL
2 13 (8.78%) SQL Server
3 10 (6.76%) MS Access
4 9 (6.08%) Relational Database
5 8 (5.41%) MongoDB
6 6 (4.05%) Redis
7 3 (2.03%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.35%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.35%) Big Data
9 1 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 68 (45.95%) Git (software)
2 44 (29.73%) Subversion
3 16 (10.81%) JIRA
4 12 (8.11%) Jasmine
5 11 (7.43%) PHPUnit
6 7 (4.73%) Jenkins
7 4 (2.70%) Mercurial
8 2 (1.35%) FogBugz
8 2 (1.35%) Trac
8 2 (1.35%) Redmine
8 2 (1.35%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (1.35%) Selenium
9 1 (0.68%) JMeter
9 1 (0.68%) Behat
General
1 41 (27.70%) Finance
2 16 (10.81%) Back Office
3 6 (4.05%) Marketing
4 5 (3.38%) Banking
5 3 (2.03%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.35%) Games
6 2 (1.35%) Advertising
6 2 (1.35%) Music Industry
7 1 (0.68%) Retail
7 1 (0.68%) Billing
7 1 (0.68%) Legal
Job Titles
1 133 (89.86%) Developer
2 108 (72.97%) PHP Developer
3 41 (27.70%) Senior Developer
4 27 (18.24%) Senior PHP Developer
5 24 (16.22%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 18 (12.16%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 14 (9.46%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 13 (8.78%) Web Developer
9 12 (8.11%) Front-End Developer
9 12 (8.11%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 10 (6.76%) Development Manager
11 6 (4.05%) PHP Zend Developer
11 6 (4.05%) Lead Developer
11 6 (4.05%) Web Development Manager
11 6 (4.05%) Web Manager
12 5 (3.38%) JavaScript Developer
12 5 (3.38%) Lead PHP Developer
13 4 (2.70%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
13 4 (2.70%) Magento Developer
13 4 (2.70%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (76.35%) HTML
2 107 (72.30%) CSS
3 85 (57.43%) jQuery
4 64 (43.24%) Ajax
5 54 (36.49%) Symfony
6 51 (34.46%) HTML5
7 48 (32.43%) XHTML
8 42 (28.38%) LAMP
9 40 (27.03%) XML
10 37 (25.00%) CSS3
11 35 (23.65%) JSON
12 29 (19.59%) Zend Framework
12 29 (19.59%) Backbone.js
13 22 (14.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 21 (14.19%) LESS
14 21 (14.19%) AngularJS
15 18 (12.16%) Web Services
16 17 (11.49%) RESTful
17 13 (8.78%) Laravel
18 12 (8.11%) Modernizr
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 17 (11.49%) Computer Science
3 8 (5.41%) Mobile App
4 6 (4.05%) E-Learning
5 5 (3.38%) SCORM
5 5 (3.38%) Streaming Video
5 5 (3.38%) W3C
5 5 (3.38%) Open Source
6 4 (2.70%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.35%) Streaming Music
8 1 (0.68%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.68%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 45 (30.41%) Linux
2 22 (14.86%) UNIX
3 5 (3.38%) Android
3 5 (3.38%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.35%) CentOS
5 1 (0.68%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (56.08%) OO
2 57 (38.51%) OO PHP
3 48 (32.43%) MVC
4 47 (31.76%) OOP
5 42 (28.38%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (20.95%) Scrum
7 29 (19.59%) TDD
8 22 (14.86%) E-Commerce
9 19 (12.84%) BDD
10 16 (10.81%) Integration Testing
11 14 (9.46%) Web Development
11 14 (9.46%) Responsive Web Design
12 13 (8.78%) Software Engineering
12 13 (8.78%) Project Management
13 12 (8.11%) Time Management
14 10 (6.76%) Software Architecture
14 10 (6.76%) Waterfall
14 10 (6.76%) Web Application Development
14 10 (6.76%) Unit Testing
14 10 (6.76%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 148 (100.00%) PHP
2 114 (77.03%) JavaScript
3 22 (14.86%) SQL
4 10 (6.76%) VB
5 6 (4.05%) PHP4
6 5 (3.38%) ActionScript
6 5 (3.38%) Java
6 5 (3.38%) C
6 5 (3.38%) ActionScript 3.0
7 4 (2.70%) C++
7 4 (2.70%) Python
8 2 (1.35%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.35%) Perl
8 2 (1.35%) Ruby
9 1 (0.68%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 19 (12.84%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.68%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 6 (4.05%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.68%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.68%) Puppet
Vendors
1 91 (61.49%) Zend
2 10 (6.76%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.38%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (2.70%) Facebook
4 4 (2.70%) Twitter
5 1 (0.68%) Google
5 1 (0.68%) SAP
5 1 (0.68%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.68%) Eloqua
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