The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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 London region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 41 39 28
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -11
Permanent jobs citing PHP 2760 2590 3842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 5.66% 5.74% 6.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.39% 10.55% 12.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2384 2297 3578
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Programming Languages Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
26570 24559 30027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.45% 54.42% 54.02%
Number of salaries quoted 22557 21185 26714
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
PHP
England

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London +1 534 £45,000 +5.88% 45
Chiswick +6 26 £36,500 -30.47%
Wimbledon +13 20 £32,500 -22.61%
Harrow +1 17 £36,625 +4.64% 2
Kingston Upon Thames -14 15 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Surbiton +6 14 £42,500 +24.08%
Croydon -10 13 £37,500 -13.29% 3
Wembley - 10 £30,000 -
Clapham - 9 £60,000 -
Hammersmith +5 8 £32,500 -35.00%
Sidcup - 7 £35,000 -
West Drayton - 6 £40,000 -
Canary Wharf +4 5 £50,000 +25.00%
Hounslow -10 5 £37,500 -16.66%
Ealing - 5 £37,457 -
Westminster - 4 £34,000 - 1
Chessington - 4 £40,000 -
Teddington +7 3 £45,000 +50.00%
Uxbridge +3 3 £50,000 +25.00%
Southwark +1 2 £39,775 +44.63%
Ruislip -1 2 £41,250 -17.50%
Twickenham -2 1 £40,000 +40.35%
Hayes -7 1 £35,000 - 1
Bromley -20 1 - -
Feltham - 1 - -
Orpington - 1 £41,500 -
Stanmore - 1 £40,000 -
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 3012 (57.25%) HTML
2 2977 (56.59%) JavaScript
3 2790 (53.03%) CSS
4 2417 (45.94%) MySQL
5 1717 (32.64%) jQuery
6 1474 (28.02%) HTML5
7 1463 (27.81%) Linux
8 1418 (26.95%) Java
9 1309 (24.88%) OO
10 1209 (22.98%) MVC
11 1138 (21.63%) CSS3
12 1136 (21.59%) Python
13 1086 (20.64%) E-Commerce
14 1066 (20.26%) SQL
15 1008 (19.16%) LAMP
16 994 (18.89%) Zend
17 929 (17.66%) Git (software)
18 886 (16.84%) Apache
19 885 (16.82%) Symfony
20 842 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
21 796 (15.13%) Ajax
22 794 (15.09%) OOP
23 747 (14.20%) Web Development
24 723 (13.74%) Degree
25 714 (13.57%) XML
26 699 (13.29%) Web Services
27 659 (12.53%) Subversion
28 656 (12.47%) .NET
29 652 (12.39%) Ruby
30 646 (12.28%) Marketing

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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
1 886 (16.84%) Apache
2 604 (11.48%) Drupal
3 581 (11.04%) CMS
4 447 (8.50%) WordPress
5 259 (4.92%) Node.js
6 184 (3.50%) Tomcat
7 142 (2.70%) Joomla!
7 142 (2.70%) nginx
8 141 (2.68%) IIS
9 129 (2.45%) Apache Solr
10 75 (1.43%) SharePoint
11 72 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
12 53 (1.01%) WebSphere
13 47 (0.89%) WebLogic
14 40 (0.76%) Umbraco
15 39 (0.74%) Alfresco
16 33 (0.63%) Liferay
16 33 (0.63%) MS Exchange
17 29 (0.55%) Confluence
18 26 (0.49%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 228 (4.33%) Photoshop
2 161 (3.06%) MS Excel
3 76 (1.44%) Adobe Illustrator
4 57 (1.08%) MS Office
5 31 (0.59%) Fireworks
6 26 (0.49%) MS Visio
7 22 (0.42%) MS Project
8 17 (0.32%) SPSS
9 16 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
10 5 (0.095%) OmniGraffle
10 5 (0.095%) Adobe After Effects
10 5 (0.095%) InDesign
11 4 (0.076%) Maya
12 2 (0.038%) Adobe Premiere
12 2 (0.038%) FreeHand
12 2 (0.038%) Mingle
13 1 (0.019%) PowerPivot
13 1 (0.019%) Open Workbench
13 1 (0.019%) Spreadsheet
13 1 (0.019%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 433 (8.23%) Magento
2 109 (2.07%) Oracle CRM
3 82 (1.56%) Google Analytics
4 33 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
5 12 (0.23%) Summit
5 12 (0.23%) WebTrends
6 6 (0.11%) SAP Business One
7 5 (0.095%) SiteCatalyst
8 4 (0.076%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.038%) osCommerce
9 2 (0.038%) Oracle BRM
10 1 (0.019%) Zen Cart
10 1 (0.019%) SAP Retail
10 1 (0.019%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 256 (4.87%) Amazon AWS
2 161 (3.06%) SaaS
3 114 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
4 64 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
5 62 (1.18%) GitHub
6 59 (1.12%) Amazon S3
7 39 (0.74%) PaaS
7 39 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
8 20 (0.38%) Joyent
9 18 (0.34%) CloudFront
10 16 (0.30%) Amazon EMR
11 12 (0.23%) Trello
12 10 (0.19%) Office 365
13 8 (0.15%) IaaS
14 6 (0.11%) Amazon ELB
14 6 (0.11%) Basecamp
14 6 (0.11%) Rackspace Cloud
15 5 (0.095%) Amazon SQS
15 5 (0.095%) Route 53
15 5 (0.095%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 189 (3.59%) Internet
2 168 (3.19%) HTTP
3 145 (2.76%) TCP/IP
4 108 (2.05%) DNS
5 102 (1.94%) Firewall
6 80 (1.52%) SAN
7 55 (1.05%) SSL
8 51 (0.97%) LDAP
9 49 (0.93%) SSH
10 42 (0.80%) VPN
11 36 (0.68%) Intranet
12 35 (0.67%) VoIP
13 31 (0.59%) SMTP
14 30 (0.57%) FTP
15 26 (0.49%) Broadband
16 21 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
17 19 (0.36%) Network Security
18 14 (0.27%) Wireless
18 14 (0.27%) Cisco IOS
19 13 (0.25%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2417 (45.94%) MySQL
2 379 (7.20%) SQL Server
3 294 (5.59%) MongoDB
4 238 (4.52%) NoSQL
4 238 (4.52%) Big Data
5 237 (4.50%) Relational Database
6 169 (3.21%) PostgreSQL
7 158 (3.00%) Hadoop
8 86 (1.63%) Redis
9 81 (1.54%) RDBMS
10 65 (1.24%) Apache Cassandra
11 61 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
12 45 (0.86%) Oracle Database
13 44 (0.84%) Apache Hive
14 43 (0.82%) Amazon RDS
15 41 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 40 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
17 39 (0.74%) Data Mining
18 38 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
19 33 (0.63%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 929 (17.66%) Git (software)
2 659 (12.53%) Subversion
3 275 (5.23%) Jenkins
4 250 (4.75%) Selenium
5 184 (3.50%) PHPUnit
6 176 (3.35%) JIRA
7 118 (2.24%) Maven
8 112 (2.13%) Cucumber
9 97 (1.84%) Behat
10 93 (1.77%) WebDriver
11 92 (1.75%) Hudson
12 86 (1.63%) Ant
13 81 (1.54%) JUnit
14 63 (1.20%) Visual Studio
15 47 (0.89%) Eclipse
16 46 (0.87%) Dreamweaver
17 36 (0.68%) Xcode
18 30 (0.57%) Grunt
19 29 (0.55%) Mercurial
20 27 (0.51%) QUnit
General
1 646 (12.28%) Marketing
2 390 (7.41%) Finance
3 296 (5.63%) Games
4 188 (3.57%) Advertising
5 175 (3.33%) Retail
6 132 (2.51%) Publishing
7 92 (1.75%) Telecoms
8 58 (1.10%) Manufacturing
9 42 (0.80%) Law
10 40 (0.76%) Back Office
11 38 (0.72%) Banking
12 24 (0.46%) Billing
13 22 (0.42%) Legal
14 17 (0.32%) Online Betting
15 16 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
15 16 (0.30%) Multimedia
16 15 (0.29%) Financial Institution
17 14 (0.27%) Front Office
18 12 (0.23%) Music Industry
19 9 (0.17%) French Language
Job Titles
1 3554 (67.55%) Developer
2 1566 (29.77%) PHP Developer
3 874 (16.61%) Web Developer
4 597 (11.35%) Senior Developer
5 491 (9.33%) Front-End Developer
6 304 (5.78%) Senior PHP Developer
7 287 (5.46%) Lead Developer
8 222 (4.22%) Administrator
9 217 (4.12%) Analyst
10 198 (3.76%) PHP Web Developer
11 195 (3.71%) Systems Administrator
12 190 (3.61%) Programmer
13 182 (3.46%) Junior
14 172 (3.27%) Drupal Developer
15 159 (3.02%) Architect
15 159 (3.02%) Linux Administrator
16 155 (2.95%) PHP LAMP Developer
17 151 (2.87%) Linux Systems Administrator
18 150 (2.85%) Junior Developer
19 147 (2.79%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3012 (57.25%) HTML
2 2790 (53.03%) CSS
3 1717 (32.64%) jQuery
4 1474 (28.02%) HTML5
5 1138 (21.63%) CSS3
6 1008 (19.16%) LAMP
7 885 (16.82%) Symfony
8 796 (15.13%) Ajax
9 714 (13.57%) XML
10 699 (13.29%) Web Services
11 656 (12.47%) .NET
12 356 (6.77%) CodeIgniter
13 347 (6.60%) JSON
14 324 (6.16%) CakePHP
15 316 (6.01%) XHTML
16 263 (5.00%) Backbone.js
17 256 (4.87%) SOAP
18 249 (4.73%) REST
19 209 (3.97%) Flash
20 204 (3.88%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 618 (11.75%) Open Source
2 466 (8.86%) Computer Science
3 259 (4.92%) Mobile App
4 172 (3.27%) Social Media
5 123 (2.34%) Digital Media
6 101 (1.92%) W3C
7 68 (1.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 63 (1.20%) Social Network
9 57 (1.08%) Blackberry
10 55 (1.05%) Clustering
11 53 (1.01%) Mathematics
12 51 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
13 44 (0.84%) Replication
14 43 (0.82%) iPhone
15 42 (0.80%) Management Information System
15 42 (0.80%) iPad
16 41 (0.78%) Taxonomies
17 36 (0.68%) Artificial Intelligence
18 35 (0.67%) Blog
19 25 (0.48%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1463 (27.81%) Linux
2 497 (9.45%) Windows
3 451 (8.57%) UNIX
4 438 (8.33%) Apple iOS
5 348 (6.61%) Android
6 201 (3.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 177 (3.36%) CentOS
8 136 (2.59%) Ubuntu
9 79 (1.50%) Debian
10 76 (1.44%) Solaris
11 62 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
12 40 (0.76%) Mac OS X
13 26 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
14 25 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
15 16 (0.30%) SUSE
15 16 (0.30%) AIX
16 15 (0.29%) Fedora
17 13 (0.25%) Windows 7
17 13 (0.25%) Windows 8
17 13 (0.25%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 1309 (24.88%) OO
2 1209 (22.98%) MVC
3 1086 (20.64%) E-Commerce
4 842 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
5 794 (15.09%) OOP
6 747 (14.20%) Web Development
7 632 (12.01%) Scrum
8 601 (11.42%) TDD
9 393 (7.47%) OO PHP
10 378 (7.18%) Software Engineering
11 311 (5.91%) Continuous Integration
12 300 (5.70%) CRM
13 257 (4.89%) Responsive Web Design
14 244 (4.64%) BDD
15 241 (4.58%) Content Management
16 239 (4.54%) Unit Testing
17 220 (4.18%) Analytics
18 207 (3.93%) Project Management
19 156 (2.97%) SEO
19 156 (2.97%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2977 (56.59%) JavaScript
2 1418 (26.95%) Java
3 1136 (21.59%) Python
4 1066 (20.26%) SQL
5 652 (12.39%) Ruby
6 622 (11.82%) PHP5
7 550 (10.45%) Perl
8 455 (8.65%) C#
9 254 (4.83%) Bash Shell
10 237 (4.50%) C++
11 195 (3.71%) C
12 123 (2.34%) ActionScript
13 109 (2.07%) Shell Script
14 93 (1.77%) ActionScript 3.0
15 80 (1.52%) Scala
16 66 (1.25%) VB
17 64 (1.22%) Objective-C
18 56 (1.06%) PowerShell
19 51 (0.97%) CoffeeScript
20 48 (0.91%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 723 (13.74%) Degree
2 30 (0.57%) RHCE
3 27 (0.51%) PMI Certification
4 26 (0.49%) ISEB
5 25 (0.48%) Security Cleared
6 20 (0.38%) PMP
7 17 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
8 16 (0.30%) Linux+ Certification
8 16 (0.30%) LPIC
9 14 (0.27%) HND
10 13 (0.25%) Sun Certification
11 12 (0.23%) ISTQB
12 11 (0.21%) PhD
12 11 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (0.17%) MySQL Certification
14 8 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
15 6 (0.11%) GIAC
15 6 (0.11%) GCIA
15 6 (0.11%) GCIH
15 6 (0.11%) GCFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 436 (8.29%) QA
2 29 (0.55%) SLA
3 15 (0.29%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.13%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.095%) COBIT
5 5 (0.095%) WCAG
6 4 (0.076%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.057%) Dodd-Frank
7 3 (0.057%) WAI
7 3 (0.057%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.019%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.019%) BS15000
System Software
1 93 (1.77%) Varnish
2 90 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (1.14%) Active Directory
4 36 (0.68%) NFS
4 36 (0.68%) KVM
5 35 (0.67%) Xen
6 26 (0.49%) Postfix
7 19 (0.36%) Sendmail
8 18 (0.34%) Hyper-V
9 17 (0.32%) Apache Flume
10 16 (0.30%) vSphere
11 13 (0.25%) VirtualBox
11 13 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
11 13 (0.25%) VMware ESX
12 7 (0.13%) XenApp
13 6 (0.11%) Terminal Services
13 6 (0.11%) RHEV
14 5 (0.095%) Squid
14 5 (0.095%) Snort
15 4 (0.076%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 390 (7.41%) Puppet
2 218 (4.14%) Opscode Chef
3 115 (2.19%) Nagios
4 84 (1.60%) ZABBIX
5 51 (0.97%) Vagrant
6 36 (0.68%) Plesk
7 32 (0.61%) Cacti
8 28 (0.53%) Capistrano
9 19 (0.36%) HAProxy
10 18 (0.34%) Tivoli
10 18 (0.34%) YUM
10 18 (0.34%) Ansible
11 16 (0.30%) SCOM
12 14 (0.27%) Munin
13 13 (0.25%) CFEngine
13 13 (0.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 10 (0.19%) SCCM
15 8 (0.15%) WSUS
15 8 (0.15%) McAfee ePO
16 7 (0.13%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 994 (18.89%) Zend
2 399 (7.58%) Oracle
3 269 (5.11%) Red Hat
4 248 (4.71%) Microsoft
5 227 (4.31%) Google
6 213 (4.05%) Facebook
7 172 (3.27%) Adobe
8 143 (2.72%) VMware
9 130 (2.47%) SAP
10 126 (2.39%) Twitter
11 120 (2.28%) JD Edwards
12 103 (1.96%) Rackspace
13 57 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
14 55 (1.05%) JBoss
15 47 (0.89%) Cisco
15 47 (0.89%) IBM
16 46 (0.87%) Citrix
17 38 (0.72%) HP
18 30 (0.57%) Sitecore
19 24 (0.46%) Juniper
City, London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £45000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Nexmo
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum Competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum , DOE
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
South West London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £excellent + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
West London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Up to 10% Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-45k
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus + Equity
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 per annum + Pension Scheme, 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Personnel IT
Salary: £37500 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago