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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP 5
Rank 269 251 248
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -3
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 22 74 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.23% 0.64% 0.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.43% 1.22% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 19 73 76
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £37,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £57,500 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
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
5128 6067 6590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 54.22% 52.37% 55.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4475 5287 5945
Average salary £57,500 £53,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.47% -2.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 61 (100.00%) PHP
2 46 (75.41%) MySQL
3 34 (55.74%) JavaScript
4 30 (49.18%) MVC
5 27 (44.26%) Linux
6 23 (37.70%) HTML
6 23 (37.70%) Git (software)
7 22 (36.07%) CSS
8 21 (34.43%) OO
9 19 (31.15%) Symfony
10 18 (29.51%) jQuery
10 18 (29.51%) Apache
10 18 (29.51%) TDD
11 17 (27.87%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (27.87%) Laravel
12 16 (26.23%) OO PHP
13 15 (24.59%) Zend
14 14 (22.95%) E-Commerce
14 14 (22.95%) Redis
15 13 (21.31%) Web Services
15 13 (21.31%) SQL
15 13 (21.31%) Scrum
15 13 (21.31%) Subversion
16 11 (18.03%) Ajax
17 10 (16.39%) Web Development
17 10 (16.39%) HTML5
17 10 (16.39%) AngularJS
18 9 (14.75%) Amazon AWS
18 9 (14.75%) Project Management
18 9 (14.75%) LAMP

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 18 (29.51%) Apache
2 7 (11.48%) nginx
3 6 (9.84%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (8.20%) Apache Solr
4 5 (8.20%) Node.js
5 1 (1.64%) CMS
5 1 (1.64%) Drupal
5 1 (1.64%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 7 (11.48%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.75%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.20%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (8.20%) Trello
3 1 (1.64%) SaaS
3 1 (1.64%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.48%) Internet
2 5 (8.20%) HTTP
2 5 (8.20%) DNS
3 4 (6.56%) SMTP
4 2 (3.28%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.64%) VPN
5 1 (1.64%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.64%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (75.41%) MySQL
2 14 (22.95%) Redis
3 7 (11.48%) MongoDB
4 6 (9.84%) Relational Database
5 5 (8.20%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (6.56%) NoSQL
7 2 (3.28%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.64%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 23 (37.70%) Git (software)
2 13 (21.31%) Subversion
3 8 (13.11%) PHPUnit
4 4 (6.56%) Mercurial
5 3 (4.92%) Redmine
5 3 (4.92%) FogBugz
5 3 (4.92%) Trac
6 2 (3.28%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.28%) Behat
7 1 (1.64%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.64%) Selenium
7 1 (1.64%) Xdebug
General
1 6 (9.84%) Finance
2 5 (8.20%) Games
2 5 (8.20%) Marketing
3 1 (1.64%) Back Office
3 1 (1.64%) Retail
3 1 (1.64%) Law
3 1 (1.64%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 56 (91.80%) Developer
2 44 (72.13%) PHP Developer
3 13 (21.31%) Senior Developer
4 12 (19.67%) Senior PHP Developer
5 8 (13.11%) Full Stack Developer
6 6 (9.84%) Web Developer
7 3 (4.92%) PHP Web Developer
7 3 (4.92%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 2 (3.28%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 2 (3.28%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Python Developer
8 2 (3.28%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (3.28%) LAMP Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Front-End Developer
9 1 (1.64%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
9 1 (1.64%) Programmer
9 1 (1.64%) PHP Zend Developer
9 1 (1.64%) PHP Programmer
9 1 (1.64%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (37.70%) HTML
2 22 (36.07%) CSS
3 19 (31.15%) Symfony
4 18 (29.51%) jQuery
5 17 (27.87%) Laravel
6 13 (21.31%) Web Services
7 11 (18.03%) Ajax
8 10 (16.39%) HTML5
8 10 (16.39%) AngularJS
9 9 (14.75%) LAMP
10 8 (13.11%) CSS3
11 7 (11.48%) REST
12 6 (9.84%) Memcached
13 5 (8.20%) SOAP
13 5 (8.20%) JSON
13 5 (8.20%) RESTful
13 5 (8.20%) Zend Framework
13 5 (8.20%) XML
14 4 (6.56%) Flash
14 4 (6.56%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.11%) Computer Science
2 6 (9.84%) User Experience
3 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.20%) iPad
3 5 (8.20%) Social Gaming
4 4 (6.56%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.64%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.64%) Social Media
5 1 (1.64%) Clustering
5 1 (1.64%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 27 (44.26%) Linux
2 4 (6.56%) Android
2 4 (6.56%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.64%) CentOS
3 1 (1.64%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (49.18%) MVC
2 21 (34.43%) OO
3 18 (29.51%) TDD
4 17 (27.87%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (26.23%) OO PHP
6 14 (22.95%) E-Commerce
7 13 (21.31%) Scrum
8 10 (16.39%) Web Development
9 9 (14.75%) OOP
9 9 (14.75%) Project Management
10 8 (13.11%) Kanban
10 8 (13.11%) Mentoring
11 7 (11.48%) DevOps
11 7 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (11.48%) Responsive Web Design
11 7 (11.48%) Web Design
12 6 (9.84%) Data Protection
13 5 (8.20%) Open Source
13 5 (8.20%) Scrum-ban
13 5 (8.20%) Social Commerce
Programming Languages
1 61 (100.00%) PHP
2 34 (55.74%) JavaScript
3 13 (21.31%) SQL
4 7 (11.48%) Python
5 4 (6.56%) Shell Script
6 3 (4.92%) Java
7 1 (1.64%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (6.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) NFS
1 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.64%) Varnish
1 1 (1.64%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (11.48%) Puppet
2 5 (8.20%) Nagios
2 5 (8.20%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.64%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 15 (24.59%) Zend
2 6 (9.84%) Google
3 4 (6.56%) Perforce
4 3 (4.92%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.64%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.64%) VMware
5 1 (1.64%) Facebook
5 1 (1.64%) Twitter
5 1 (1.64%) New Relic
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 40000 plus flexible working hours and laptop
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 22000 - 26000 plus flexible working hours and laptop
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £300 to £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago