The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP 5
Rank 255 245 289
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +44
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 77 70 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.61% 0.60% 0.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.15% 1.09% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 67 67 52
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +3.17%
Programming Languages Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
6700 6402 7385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.93% 54.43% 53.04%
Number of salaries quoted 5794 5683 6920
Average salary £54,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
PHP5
London

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 18 April 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 18 April 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.

1 120 (100.00%) PHP
2 105 (87.50%) HTML
3 103 (85.83%) CSS
4 100 (83.33%) JavaScript
5 92 (76.67%) MySQL
6 76 (63.33%) jQuery
7 75 (62.50%) Zend
8 69 (57.50%) OO
9 53 (44.17%) HTML5
10 49 (40.83%) Linux
11 48 (40.00%) OO PHP
12 44 (36.67%) Subversion
12 44 (36.67%) Ajax
13 43 (35.83%) MVC
14 41 (34.17%) LAMP
15 38 (31.67%) CSS3
16 37 (30.83%) Symfony
16 37 (30.83%) XHTML
17 36 (30.00%) Git (software)
18 32 (26.67%) Zend Framework
18 32 (26.67%) OOP
19 25 (20.83%) Apache
20 23 (19.17%) Web Services
20 23 (19.17%) SQL
21 22 (18.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
22 21 (17.50%) E-Commerce
22 21 (17.50%) XML
22 21 (17.50%) JSON
23 20 (16.67%) Scrum
24 19 (15.83%) Back Office

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 25 (20.83%) Apache
2 16 (13.33%) CMS
3 10 (8.33%) Drupal
4 8 (6.67%) WordPress
5 5 (4.17%) Node.js
6 4 (3.33%) Joomla!
7 3 (2.50%) Moodle
7 3 (2.50%) ExpressionEngine
8 1 (0.83%) TYPO3
8 1 (0.83%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.50%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 12 (10.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.83%) CloudFront
2 1 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.83%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.67%) Internet
1 2 (1.67%) SSH
2 1 (0.83%) HTTP
2 1 (0.83%) DNS
2 1 (0.83%) SSL
2 1 (0.83%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (76.67%) MySQL
2 8 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 8 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (4.17%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.33%) Big Data
4 4 (3.33%) MS Access
5 2 (1.67%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.83%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.83%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.83%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 44 (36.67%) Subversion
2 36 (30.00%) Git (software)
3 15 (12.50%) PHPUnit
4 6 (5.00%) Jenkins
5 5 (4.17%) Selenium
5 5 (4.17%) JIRA
6 4 (3.33%) Mocha
6 4 (3.33%) Hudson
6 4 (3.33%) QUnit
6 4 (3.33%) Jasmine
7 3 (2.50%) Xdebug
8 2 (1.67%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.67%) Mercurial
8 2 (1.67%) Aptana Studio
8 2 (1.67%) Zend Studio
8 2 (1.67%) FogBugz
8 2 (1.67%) Trac
8 2 (1.67%) eggPlant
8 2 (1.67%) Redmine
8 2 (1.67%) Cucumber
General
1 19 (15.83%) Back Office
2 12 (10.00%) Finance
3 7 (5.83%) Retail
4 6 (5.00%) Marketing
4 6 (5.00%) Advertising
5 4 (3.33%) Games
6 3 (2.50%) Banking
6 3 (2.50%) Italian Language
7 2 (1.67%) Publishing
8 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.83%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.83%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 103 (85.83%) Developer
2 72 (60.00%) PHP Developer
3 24 (20.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 24 (20.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 21 (17.50%) Web Developer
4 21 (17.50%) Senior Developer
5 15 (12.50%) Senior PHP Developer
6 8 (6.67%) Software Developer
7 5 (4.17%) Applications Developer
7 5 (4.17%) Senior Web Developer
7 5 (4.17%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 4 (3.33%) Junior PHP Developer
8 4 (3.33%) Junior
8 4 (3.33%) Junior Developer
8 4 (3.33%) Development Manager
8 4 (3.33%) Programmer
8 4 (3.33%) Lead Developer
8 4 (3.33%) Web Manager
8 4 (3.33%) Web Development Manager
9 3 (2.50%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (87.50%) HTML
2 103 (85.83%) CSS
3 76 (63.33%) jQuery
4 53 (44.17%) HTML5
5 44 (36.67%) Ajax
6 41 (34.17%) LAMP
7 38 (31.67%) CSS3
8 37 (30.83%) Symfony
8 37 (30.83%) XHTML
9 32 (26.67%) Zend Framework
10 23 (19.17%) Web Services
11 21 (17.50%) XML
11 21 (17.50%) JSON
12 19 (15.83%) RESTful
13 11 (9.17%) Laravel
14 10 (8.33%) CodeIgniter
14 10 (8.33%) CakePHP
15 9 (7.50%) REST
16 8 (6.67%) Backbone.js
16 8 (6.67%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 13 (10.83%) Computer Science
3 12 (10.00%) Mobile App
4 8 (6.67%) Open Source
5 6 (5.00%) Digital Media
6 4 (3.33%) Social Media
6 4 (3.33%) Streaming Video
7 3 (2.50%) Blackberry
7 3 (2.50%) W3C
8 2 (1.67%) SCORM
8 2 (1.67%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.83%) BBC
9 1 (0.83%) Streaming Music
9 1 (0.83%) Streaming Media
9 1 (0.83%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 49 (40.83%) Linux
2 14 (11.67%) UNIX
3 11 (9.17%) Android
4 9 (7.50%) Apple iOS
5 7 (5.83%) Ubuntu
6 6 (5.00%) Windows
7 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.83%) BlackBerry OS
7 1 (0.83%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (57.50%) OO
2 48 (40.00%) OO PHP
3 43 (35.83%) MVC
4 32 (26.67%) OOP
5 21 (17.50%) E-Commerce
6 20 (16.67%) Scrum
7 15 (12.50%) TDD
8 14 (11.67%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (8.33%) Web Application Development
11 9 (7.50%) Web Development
12 8 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
12 8 (6.67%) Software Engineering
13 7 (5.83%) Project Management
13 7 (5.83%) BDD
13 7 (5.83%) Unit Testing
14 6 (5.00%) Change Management
15 5 (4.17%) Software Architecture
16 4 (3.33%) Waterfall
16 4 (3.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 120 (100.00%) PHP
2 100 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 23 (19.17%) SQL
4 16 (13.33%) Java
5 10 (8.33%) Python
6 7 (5.83%) C#
7 6 (5.00%) Ruby
8 5 (4.17%) ActionScript
9 4 (3.33%) ActionScript 3.0
9 4 (3.33%) PHP4
9 4 (3.33%) C++
9 4 (3.33%) VB
10 3 (2.50%) Perl
10 3 (2.50%) C
11 2 (1.67%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.83%) ActionScript 2.0
12 1 (0.83%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (14.17%) Degree
2 1 (0.83%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.83%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.83%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (0.83%) Puppet
1 1 (0.83%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 75 (62.50%) Zend
2 5 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.50%) Adobe
4 2 (1.67%) Facebook
4 2 (1.67%) Twitter
4 2 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.67%) Google
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle
5 1 (0.83%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.83%) Apple
5 1 (0.83%) Tableau
5 1 (0.83%) Talend
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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