The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Programmer
Rank 590 571 608
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Programmer 15 57 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.036% 0.13% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.14% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 3 52 13
Average salary £38,436 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.91% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +14.75%
PHP Programmer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
38723 40108 42896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.81% 93.87% 94.38%
Number of salaries quoted 32936 32826 36922
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

PHP Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP Programmer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PHP Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in London

PHP Programmer
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP Programmer across the London region.

PHP Programmer Salary Trend in London

PHP Programmer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP Programmer across the London region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

PHP Programmer Salary Histogram in London

PHP Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited PHP Programmer in their job title 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 with PHP Programmer in their job title.

1 28 (100.00%) PHP
2 27 (96.43%) MySQL
3 26 (92.86%) HTML
4 25 (89.29%) LAMP
5 24 (85.71%) JavaScript
6 23 (82.14%) CSS
6 23 (82.14%) Ajax
7 22 (78.57%) jQuery
7 22 (78.57%) SQL
7 22 (78.57%) OO
7 22 (78.57%) Git (software)
8 21 (75.00%) OOP
9 20 (71.43%) Apache
9 20 (71.43%) XML
9 20 (71.43%) SQL Server
9 20 (71.43%) Symfony
9 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (71.43%) WordPress
9 20 (71.43%) Doctrine
10 19 (67.86%) HTML5
10 19 (67.86%) CSS3
10 19 (67.86%) Relational Database
10 19 (67.86%) PhpStorm
10 19 (67.86%) OO PHP
10 19 (67.86%) Subversion
10 19 (67.86%) Software Engineering
10 19 (67.86%) MVC
10 19 (67.86%) Telecoms
10 19 (67.86%) CMS
10 19 (67.86%) NetBeans

PHP Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited PHP Programmer in their job title 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 with PHP Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (71.43%) Apache
1 20 (71.43%) WordPress
2 19 (67.86%) CMS
2 19 (67.86%) Drupal
3 2 (7.14%) Moodle
4 1 (3.57%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (67.86%) Broadband
2 2 (7.14%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (96.43%) MySQL
2 20 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 19 (67.86%) RDBMS
3 19 (67.86%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 22 (78.57%) Git (software)
2 19 (67.86%) PhpStorm
2 19 (67.86%) Eclipse
2 19 (67.86%) NetBeans
2 19 (67.86%) Subversion
General
1 19 (67.86%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (92.86%) HTML
2 25 (89.29%) LAMP
3 23 (82.14%) Ajax
3 23 (82.14%) CSS
4 22 (78.57%) jQuery
5 20 (71.43%) Symfony
5 20 (71.43%) Doctrine
5 20 (71.43%) XML
6 19 (67.86%) JSON
6 19 (67.86%) SOAP
6 19 (67.86%) Web Services
6 19 (67.86%) HTML5
6 19 (67.86%) CSS3
7 1 (3.57%) CodeIgniter
7 1 (3.57%) DHTML
7 1 (3.57%) .NET
7 1 (3.57%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 19 (67.86%) W3C
2 2 (7.14%) E-Learning
2 2 (7.14%) VLE
2 2 (7.14%) Learning Management System
2 2 (7.14%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.57%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) CentOS
2 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (78.57%) OO
2 21 (75.00%) OOP
3 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (67.86%) Software Engineering
4 19 (67.86%) MVC
4 19 (67.86%) OO PHP
5 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
6 2 (7.14%) Data Modelling
6 2 (7.14%) Web Development
7 1 (3.57%) System Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) PHP
2 24 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 22 (78.57%) SQL
4 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.57%) Perl
4 1 (3.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Zend
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle