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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP 5
Rank 281 270 254
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -16
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 29 44 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.28% 0.42% 0.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.57% 0.78% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 26 40 60
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
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
5072 5637 5728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 49.27% 54.37% 52.68%
Number of salaries quoted 4558 4894 5263
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
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 30 January 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 January 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.

1 109 (100.00%) PHP
2 86 (78.90%) MySQL
3 77 (70.64%) CSS
4 71 (65.14%) HTML
5 67 (61.47%) Zend
6 65 (59.63%) JavaScript
7 54 (49.54%) Git (software)
8 53 (48.62%) jQuery
9 52 (47.71%) OO
10 51 (46.79%) Agile Software Development
11 50 (45.87%) HTML5
12 45 (41.28%) OOP
13 41 (37.61%) MVC
14 40 (36.70%) LAMP
15 37 (33.94%) Symfony
16 34 (31.19%) Subversion
17 29 (26.61%) OO PHP
18 26 (23.85%) Linux
19 24 (22.02%) E-Commerce
20 23 (21.10%) Finance
20 23 (21.10%) CSS3
21 21 (19.27%) XHTML
21 21 (19.27%) SQL
21 21 (19.27%) TDD
22 18 (16.51%) CMS
23 17 (15.60%) UNIX
24 16 (14.68%) Apache
24 16 (14.68%) Web Services
24 16 (14.68%) CodeIgniter
25 15 (13.76%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (16.51%) CMS
2 16 (14.68%) Apache
3 7 (6.42%) Apache Solr
4 5 (4.59%) WordPress
4 5 (4.59%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (4.59%) concrete5
5 4 (3.67%) Drupal
6 3 (2.75%) nginx
7 2 (1.83%) ExpressionEngine
7 2 (1.83%) SAS
8 1 (0.92%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (6.42%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.83%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.75%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.93%) SaaS
2 10 (9.17%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (6.42%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (6.42%) Amazon S3
4 6 (5.50%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.83%) GitHub
6 1 (0.92%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.42%) Intranet
1 7 (6.42%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (78.90%) MySQL
2 9 (8.26%) Relational Database
2 9 (8.26%) Redis
3 8 (7.34%) SQL Server
4 7 (6.42%) MS Access
4 7 (6.42%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (4.59%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (4.59%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.83%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.92%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 54 (49.54%) Git (software)
2 34 (31.19%) Subversion
3 4 (3.67%) PHPUnit
4 3 (2.75%) JIRA
4 3 (2.75%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.75%) Behat
4 3 (2.75%) Bitbucket
4 3 (2.75%) PhpStorm
5 2 (1.83%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.92%) Maven
6 1 (0.92%) Ant
6 1 (0.92%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.92%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.92%) Grunt
6 1 (0.92%) Gradle
General
1 23 (21.10%) Finance
2 12 (11.01%) Marketing
3 6 (5.50%) Games
4 5 (4.59%) Retail
5 3 (2.75%) Banking
6 2 (1.83%) Legal
7 1 (0.92%) Advertising
7 1 (0.92%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 94 (86.24%) Developer
2 70 (64.22%) PHP Developer
3 30 (27.52%) Senior Developer
4 21 (19.27%) Senior PHP Developer
5 17 (15.60%) Web Developer
6 14 (12.84%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 13 (11.93%) PHP Zend Developer
8 12 (11.01%) Development Manager
9 7 (6.42%) PHP Web Developer
9 7 (6.42%) Web Development Manager
9 7 (6.42%) Web Manager
10 4 (3.67%) Senior Web Developer
10 4 (3.67%) Drupal Developer
10 4 (3.67%) LAMP Developer
11 3 (2.75%) Front-End Developer
11 3 (2.75%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 2 (1.83%) PHP LAMP Developer
12 2 (1.83%) Project Manager
12 2 (1.83%) Technical Project Manager
12 2 (1.83%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (70.64%) CSS
2 71 (65.14%) HTML
3 53 (48.62%) jQuery
4 50 (45.87%) HTML5
5 40 (36.70%) LAMP
6 37 (33.94%) Symfony
7 23 (21.10%) CSS3
8 21 (19.27%) XHTML
9 16 (14.68%) Web Services
9 16 (14.68%) CodeIgniter
10 14 (12.84%) Ajax
11 13 (11.93%) RESTful
12 12 (11.01%) AngularJS
12 12 (11.01%) Laravel
12 12 (11.01%) JSON
12 12 (11.01%) SOAP
12 12 (11.01%) XML
13 11 (10.09%) REST
14 10 (9.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 10 (9.17%) FuelPHP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.01%) Computer Science
2 7 (6.42%) Kindle
3 5 (4.59%) User Experience
4 3 (2.75%) Open Source
5 2 (1.83%) Social Media
6 1 (0.92%) MHEG
6 1 (0.92%) Streaming Video
6 1 (0.92%) W3C
6 1 (0.92%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.92%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.92%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (23.85%) Linux
2 17 (15.60%) UNIX
3 4 (3.67%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.83%) CentOS
5 1 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (47.71%) OO
2 51 (46.79%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (41.28%) OOP
4 41 (37.61%) MVC
5 29 (26.61%) OO PHP
6 24 (22.02%) E-Commerce
7 21 (19.27%) TDD
8 15 (13.76%) Scrum
9 12 (11.01%) Time Management
10 11 (10.09%) Digital Marketing
11 10 (9.17%) Software Engineering
11 10 (9.17%) Project Management
12 9 (8.26%) Web Development
12 9 (8.26%) BDD
13 8 (7.34%) Asset Management
13 8 (7.34%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (7.34%) OOD
14 7 (6.42%) CRM
14 7 (6.42%) Change Management
14 7 (6.42%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 109 (100.00%) PHP
2 65 (59.63%) JavaScript
3 21 (19.27%) SQL
4 15 (13.76%) Java
5 7 (6.42%) VB
6 5 (4.59%) Perl
7 4 (3.67%) Python
8 3 (2.75%) Ruby
8 3 (2.75%) C
8 3 (2.75%) C++
9 1 (0.92%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.92%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.92%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.92%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (0.92%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (11.01%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.09%) QA
2 7 (6.42%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.83%) Vagrant
1 2 (1.83%) Puppet
Vendors
1 67 (61.47%) Zend
2 15 (13.76%) Facebook
3 8 (7.34%) Twitter
4 7 (6.42%) Microsoft
4 7 (6.42%) Google
5 5 (4.59%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.83%) Adobe
7 1 (0.92%) VMware
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