The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 44 41 32
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Permanent jobs citing PHP 2520 2546 3063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 5.40% 5.71% 6.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.24% 10.43% 10.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2138 2247 2829
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £28,950 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
PHP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Programming Languages Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
24621 24403 27926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 52.76% 54.75% 55.17%
Number of salaries quoted 21212 20839 24647
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in London

PHP
Salary Trend in London

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

PHP Salary Trend in London

PHP
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the London region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in London

PHP
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the London region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -13 416 £47,500 +11.76% 74
Kingston Upon Thames +6 43 £40,000 -8.57% 4
Uxbridge +4 13 £42,500 +20.56% 2
Croydon -4 11 £32,000 -28.88% 4
Wimbledon - 10 £42,500 -
Harrow -20 9 £43,750 +9.37% 4
Surbiton - 8 £39,000 -
Hammersmith -6 7 £40,000 +13.47% 2
New Malden - 6 - - 1
Ruislip -1 5 £35,000 -30.00% 3
Chiswick -4 5 £37,500 -6.25%
Sidcup - 5 £24,250 - 1
West Drayton - 5 £43,250 -
Hounslow -4 4 £53,750 +53.57% 5
Bexley - 4 £28,250 -
Isleworth -8 3 £72,500 -
Westminster - 3 £35,000 -
Ealing +10 2 £40,000 +14.28%
Hayes +3 2 £45,000 - 2
Clapham -5 2 £35,000 -12.50%
Orpington - 2 £40,000 -
Twickenham +3 1 £32,500 -35.00%
Hackney -4 1 £50,000 +66.66%
Bromley -19 1 £45,000 +55.17%
Chislehurst - 1 £31,500 -
Beckenham - 1 £20,000 - 2
Canary Wharf - 1 £55,000 -
Southwark - 1 £55,000 -
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing PHP 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 PHP.

1 2741 (51.18%) HTML
2 2730 (50.97%) JavaScript
3 2619 (48.90%) CSS
4 2606 (48.66%) MySQL
5 1775 (33.14%) jQuery
6 1623 (30.30%) Linux
7 1406 (26.25%) Java
8 1207 (22.54%) OO
9 1192 (22.26%) Python
10 1191 (22.24%) MVC
11 1122 (20.95%) HTML5
12 1115 (20.82%) Git (software)
13 1057 (19.73%) SQL
14 1028 (19.19%) E-Commerce
15 990 (18.48%) Agile Software Development
16 968 (18.07%) LAMP
17 967 (18.05%) Zend
18 927 (17.31%) Apache
19 864 (16.13%) Symfony
20 840 (15.68%) CSS3
21 812 (15.16%) Ajax
22 798 (14.90%) Ruby
23 763 (14.25%) Subversion
24 735 (13.72%) Web Development
25 730 (13.63%) Web Services
26 716 (13.37%) Drupal
27 711 (13.27%) Degree
28 689 (12.86%) TDD
29 675 (12.60%) OOP
30 667 (12.45%) PHP5

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing PHP 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 PHP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 927 (17.31%) Apache
2 716 (13.37%) Drupal
3 613 (11.45%) CMS
4 479 (8.94%) WordPress
5 293 (5.47%) Node.js
6 269 (5.02%) nginx
7 235 (4.39%) Tomcat
8 161 (3.01%) IIS
9 132 (2.46%) Apache Solr
10 116 (2.17%) Joomla!
11 107 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
12 60 (1.12%) SharePoint
13 42 (0.78%) Moodle
14 34 (0.63%) Alfresco
15 33 (0.62%) WebLogic
16 30 (0.56%) SAS
16 30 (0.56%) ColdFusion
16 30 (0.56%) Confluence
17 29 (0.54%) WebSphere
18 27 (0.50%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 207 (3.86%) Photoshop
2 165 (3.08%) MS Excel
3 102 (1.90%) Adobe Illustrator
4 52 (0.97%) MS Office
5 27 (0.50%) Fireworks
6 22 (0.41%) MS Visio
7 17 (0.32%) SPSS
8 15 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
9 11 (0.21%) OmniGraffle
10 7 (0.13%) InDesign
10 7 (0.13%) MS Project
11 5 (0.093%) Mingle
11 5 (0.093%) GIMP
12 3 (0.056%) FastStats
13 2 (0.037%) FreeHand
14 1 (0.019%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 344 (6.42%) Magento
2 74 (1.38%) Oracle CRM
2 74 (1.38%) Google Analytics
3 15 (0.28%) WebTrends
4 13 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
4 13 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
5 12 (0.22%) osCommerce
6 6 (0.11%) Optimost
6 6 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
7 4 (0.075%) SiteCatalyst
7 4 (0.075%) Tridion
8 3 (0.056%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.056%) SAP Business One
9 2 (0.037%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (0.037%) Summit
9 2 (0.037%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (0.019%) AWD
10 1 (0.019%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 296 (5.53%) Amazon AWS
2 153 (2.86%) SaaS
3 99 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
4 62 (1.16%) GitHub
5 56 (1.05%) Amazon S3
6 55 (1.03%) PaaS
7 41 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
8 24 (0.45%) Basecamp
9 22 (0.41%) Google Apps
10 18 (0.34%) CloudFront
11 17 (0.32%) Amazon ELB
12 16 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
13 13 (0.24%) Joyent
13 13 (0.24%) IaaS
14 10 (0.19%) Rackspace Cloud
15 7 (0.13%) Amazon EMR
16 6 (0.11%) Force.com
17 5 (0.093%) Route 53
17 5 (0.093%) Heroku
18 4 (0.075%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 239 (4.46%) HTTP
2 203 (3.79%) Internet
3 167 (3.12%) TCP/IP
4 126 (2.35%) DNS
5 122 (2.28%) Firewall
6 77 (1.44%) SSH
7 64 (1.19%) SSL
8 63 (1.18%) LDAP
9 57 (1.06%) Intranet
10 53 (0.99%) VPN
11 51 (0.95%) SMTP
12 36 (0.67%) SAN
13 33 (0.62%) VoIP
13 33 (0.62%) Network Security
14 28 (0.52%) Broadband
14 28 (0.52%) BGP
15 26 (0.49%) WAN
15 26 (0.49%) Wireless
16 24 (0.45%) MPLS
17 23 (0.43%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2606 (48.66%) MySQL
2 382 (7.13%) SQL Server
3 366 (6.83%) MongoDB
4 329 (6.14%) Relational Database
5 250 (4.67%) NoSQL
6 232 (4.33%) PostgreSQL
7 185 (3.45%) Big Data
8 142 (2.65%) Redis
9 109 (2.04%) Hadoop
10 99 (1.85%) RDBMS
11 66 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
12 65 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
13 46 (0.86%) Amazon RDS
14 42 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
15 34 (0.63%) CouchDB
16 32 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
16 32 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 29 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 29 (0.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 28 (0.52%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1115 (20.82%) Git (software)
2 763 (14.25%) Subversion
3 347 (6.48%) Jenkins
4 297 (5.55%) Selenium
5 272 (5.08%) PHPUnit
6 235 (4.39%) JIRA
7 189 (3.53%) Cucumber
8 144 (2.69%) Maven
9 121 (2.26%) WebDriver
10 114 (2.13%) Behat
11 96 (1.79%) JUnit
12 95 (1.77%) Hudson
13 93 (1.74%) Ant
14 69 (1.29%) Visual Studio
15 58 (1.08%) Eclipse
16 55 (1.03%) Grunt
17 52 (0.97%) Mercurial
18 48 (0.90%) Dreamweaver
19 47 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 46 (0.86%) Jasmine
General
1 602 (11.24%) Marketing
2 557 (10.40%) Finance
3 238 (4.44%) Advertising
4 204 (3.81%) Games
5 188 (3.51%) Publishing
6 126 (2.35%) Retail
7 90 (1.68%) Telecoms
8 71 (1.33%) Banking
9 50 (0.93%) Manufacturing
10 41 (0.77%) Back Office
11 37 (0.69%) Financial Institution
11 37 (0.69%) Legal
12 31 (0.58%) Electronics
13 27 (0.50%) Law
14 18 (0.34%) Multimedia
14 18 (0.34%) Billing
14 18 (0.34%) French Language
15 15 (0.28%) Music Industry
16 13 (0.24%) Investment Banking
17 10 (0.19%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3454 (64.49%) Developer
2 1630 (30.43%) PHP Developer
3 676 (12.62%) Senior Developer
4 668 (12.47%) Web Developer
5 387 (7.23%) Front-End Developer
6 376 (7.02%) Senior PHP Developer
7 271 (5.06%) Lead Developer
8 240 (4.48%) Administrator
9 214 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
10 202 (3.77%) Analyst
11 188 (3.51%) Drupal Developer
12 184 (3.44%) PHP Web Developer
13 182 (3.40%) PHP MySQL Developer
14 181 (3.38%) Linux Administrator
15 180 (3.36%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 170 (3.17%) Junior
17 166 (3.10%) PHP LAMP Developer
18 146 (2.73%) DevOps Engineer
19 140 (2.61%) Java Developer
20 139 (2.60%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2741 (51.18%) HTML
2 2619 (48.90%) CSS
3 1775 (33.14%) jQuery
4 1122 (20.95%) HTML5
5 968 (18.07%) LAMP
6 864 (16.13%) Symfony
7 840 (15.68%) CSS3
8 812 (15.16%) Ajax
9 730 (13.63%) Web Services
10 650 (12.14%) XML
11 565 (10.55%) .NET
12 349 (6.52%) CodeIgniter
13 348 (6.50%) XHTML
14 345 (6.44%) AngularJS
15 338 (6.31%) JSON
16 308 (5.75%) Backbone.js
17 305 (5.69%) REST
18 281 (5.25%) Laravel
19 278 (5.19%) CakePHP
20 276 (5.15%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 544 (10.16%) Open Source
2 471 (8.79%) Computer Science
3 285 (5.32%) Mobile App
4 176 (3.29%) Social Media
5 145 (2.71%) Digital Media
6 67 (1.25%) W3C
6 67 (1.25%) E-Learning
7 64 (1.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 57 (1.06%) Blackberry
8 57 (1.06%) Social Network
9 55 (1.03%) Management Information System
10 47 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
11 44 (0.82%) Replication
12 43 (0.80%) iPhone
13 41 (0.77%) Mathematics
14 37 (0.69%) Learning Management System
15 36 (0.67%) Visualisation
15 36 (0.67%) Clustering
16 32 (0.60%) Client/Server
16 32 (0.60%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 1623 (30.30%) Linux
2 494 (9.22%) UNIX
3 463 (8.64%) Windows
4 356 (6.65%) Apple iOS
5 322 (6.01%) Android
6 243 (4.54%) CentOS
7 201 (3.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 166 (3.10%) Ubuntu
9 82 (1.53%) Solaris
9 82 (1.53%) Debian
10 51 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
11 35 (0.65%) Mac OS X
12 33 (0.62%) Fedora
13 26 (0.49%) Windows 7
14 18 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
15 15 (0.28%) SUSE
16 12 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
16 12 (0.22%) AIX
16 12 (0.22%) Windows Phone
17 9 (0.17%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1207 (22.54%) OO
2 1191 (22.24%) MVC
3 1028 (19.19%) E-Commerce
4 990 (18.48%) Agile Software Development
5 735 (13.72%) Web Development
6 689 (12.86%) TDD
7 675 (12.60%) OOP
8 582 (10.87%) Scrum
9 438 (8.18%) Software Engineering
10 425 (7.94%) Continuous Integration
11 406 (7.58%) OO PHP
12 402 (7.51%) DevOps
13 359 (6.70%) BDD
14 280 (5.23%) Mentoring
15 262 (4.89%) Unit Testing
16 257 (4.80%) Responsive Web Design
17 252 (4.71%) Content Management
18 203 (3.79%) Project Management
19 202 (3.77%) CRM
20 197 (3.68%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2730 (50.97%) JavaScript
2 1406 (26.25%) Java
3 1192 (22.26%) Python
4 1057 (19.73%) SQL
5 798 (14.90%) Ruby
6 667 (12.45%) PHP5
7 609 (11.37%) Perl
8 451 (8.42%) C#
9 321 (5.99%) Bash Shell
10 234 (4.37%) C++
11 201 (3.75%) C
12 110 (2.05%) Shell Script
13 71 (1.33%) ActionScript
14 69 (1.29%) Objective-C
14 69 (1.29%) Scala
15 60 (1.12%) VB
16 58 (1.08%) PowerShell
17 51 (0.95%) ActionScript 3.0
18 41 (0.77%) VB.NET
19 39 (0.73%) VBA
Qualifications
1 711 (13.27%) Degree
2 45 (0.84%) Security Cleared
3 37 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
4 28 (0.52%) ISEB
5 22 (0.41%) ISTQB
6 20 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
6 20 (0.37%) RHCE
7 16 (0.30%) CCNA
7 16 (0.30%) CCNP
8 15 (0.28%) Linux+ Certification
8 15 (0.28%) LPIC
9 14 (0.26%) CCIP
10 11 (0.21%) PhD
10 11 (0.21%) SC Cleared
11 10 (0.19%) PMI Certification
12 9 (0.17%) PMP
13 8 (0.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 6 (0.11%) Sun Certification
14 6 (0.11%) Microsoft Certification
14 6 (0.11%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 488 (9.11%) QA
2 24 (0.45%) ISO 9001
3 19 (0.35%) SLA
4 17 (0.32%) PCI DSS
5 12 (0.22%) WCAG
6 6 (0.11%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.056%) WAI
8 2 (0.037%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.019%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.019%) BS15000
9 1 (0.019%) COBIT
System Software
1 166 (3.10%) Varnish
2 130 (2.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (0.88%) NFS
4 43 (0.80%) vSphere
5 41 (0.77%) Xen
6 31 (0.58%) Active Directory
7 30 (0.56%) KVM
8 29 (0.54%) Postfix
9 26 (0.49%) Hyper-V
10 23 (0.43%) Sendmail
11 18 (0.34%) Shibboleth
12 16 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
12 16 (0.30%) Samba
13 9 (0.17%) VirtualBox
14 8 (0.15%) XenServer
15 7 (0.13%) Docker
16 6 (0.11%) Squid
16 6 (0.11%) Apache Flume
17 5 (0.093%) Apache ZooKeeper
18 4 (0.075%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 433 (8.08%) Puppet
2 322 (6.01%) Opscode Chef
3 167 (3.12%) Nagios
4 111 (2.07%) ZABBIX
5 91 (1.70%) Vagrant
6 49 (0.91%) Capistrano
7 39 (0.73%) Cacti
8 35 (0.65%) Ansible
9 33 (0.62%) HAProxy
10 29 (0.54%) Plesk
11 27 (0.50%) Salt
12 21 (0.39%) YUM
13 19 (0.35%) Ganglia
14 17 (0.32%) Munin
15 14 (0.26%) Zenoss
15 14 (0.26%) CFEngine
15 14 (0.26%) Icinga
16 11 (0.21%) logstash
17 7 (0.13%) Cobbler
18 6 (0.11%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 967 (18.05%) Zend
2 306 (5.71%) Oracle
3 243 (4.54%) Microsoft
4 229 (4.28%) Red Hat
5 226 (4.22%) Facebook
6 222 (4.14%) Google
7 181 (3.38%) VMware
8 178 (3.32%) Adobe
9 126 (2.35%) Twitter
10 95 (1.77%) SAP
11 87 (1.62%) JD Edwards
12 79 (1.47%) Rackspace
13 76 (1.42%) JBoss
14 62 (1.16%) Cisco
15 40 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
16 35 (0.65%) Tableau
17 28 (0.52%) Sencha
18 27 (0.50%) IBM
18 27 (0.50%) Citrix
19 22 (0.41%) Apple
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Central London / West End
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £50,000 to £62,000 per annum Negot (plus Share options)
Posted: 5 hours ago
South East London
Tiro Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 55.000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £42,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £60000 to £65000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £38000 per annum - Excellent Benefits & Career Progress
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Museum of London
Salary: From £42,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Hunt 4 Staff
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago