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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 42 35 30
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Permanent jobs citing PHP 2748 2596 3237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 5.71% 5.85% 6.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.67% 10.89% 11.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2348 2318 2996
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £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% -
Programming Languages Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
25745 23849 28089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 53.50% 53.73% 54.64%
Number of salaries quoted 22249 20256 24877
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 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -16 456 £47,500 +7.95% 88
Kingston Upon Thames +3 38 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Wimbledon +2 13 £40,000 +7.38%
Harrow -10 11 £43,750 +9.37% 2
Chiswick +3 10 £37,000 -
Ruislip +1 9 £35,000 +40.00%
Hammersmith -10 9 £40,000 +31.14%
Uxbridge +3 8 £42,500 +6.25%
Croydon -9 8 £36,000 -10.00% 2
Surbiton - 7 £39,000 - 1
Hackney +1 6 £47,500 - 1
New Malden - 6 - -
Westminster - 5 £35,000 -
West Drayton - 4 £43,250 -
Sidcup - 3 £24,250 - 1
Orpington - 3 £31,500 -
Bexley - 3 £25,000 -
Ealing +13 2 £40,000 +14.28%
Paddington -1 2 £58,750 +18.68%
Hayes -8 2 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Wembley - 2 £42,000 -
Canary Wharf -2 1 £55,000 -
Isleworth -5 1 £72,500 -
Bromley -13 1 £45,000 +52.54%
Chislehurst - 1 £31,500 -
Feltham - 1 - -
Hounslow - 1 £72,500 - 2
Teddington - 1 £45,000 -
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 2933 (52.73%) HTML
2 2883 (51.83%) JavaScript
3 2796 (50.27%) CSS
4 2644 (47.54%) MySQL
5 1844 (33.15%) jQuery
6 1684 (30.28%) Linux
7 1522 (27.36%) Java
8 1277 (22.96%) OO
9 1265 (22.74%) HTML5
10 1263 (22.71%) MVC
11 1240 (22.29%) Python
12 1114 (20.03%) SQL
13 1100 (19.78%) Git (software)
14 1052 (18.91%) E-Commerce
15 1012 (18.19%) LAMP
16 1001 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
17 993 (17.85%) Apache
18 992 (17.84%) Zend
19 957 (17.21%) CSS3
20 897 (16.13%) Symfony
21 845 (15.19%) Ajax
22 814 (14.64%) Ruby
23 782 (14.06%) Web Development
24 764 (13.74%) Subversion
25 758 (13.63%) Degree
26 746 (13.41%) Drupal
27 735 (13.21%) Web Services
28 717 (12.89%) OOP
29 701 (12.60%) TDD
30 683 (12.28%) XML

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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
1 993 (17.85%) Apache
2 746 (13.41%) Drupal
3 634 (11.40%) CMS
4 509 (9.15%) WordPress
5 313 (5.63%) Node.js
6 265 (4.76%) nginx
7 235 (4.23%) Tomcat
8 168 (3.02%) IIS
9 133 (2.39%) Joomla!
10 119 (2.14%) Apache Solr
11 104 (1.87%) Elasticsearch
12 78 (1.40%) SharePoint
13 44 (0.79%) WebSphere
14 42 (0.76%) Moodle
15 38 (0.68%) Alfresco
16 35 (0.63%) SAS
17 33 (0.59%) WebLogic
18 30 (0.54%) Oracle Workflow
19 29 (0.52%) Umbraco
20 28 (0.50%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 215 (3.87%) Photoshop
2 181 (3.25%) MS Excel
3 102 (1.83%) Adobe Illustrator
4 47 (0.85%) MS Office
5 30 (0.54%) Fireworks
6 19 (0.34%) SPSS
6 19 (0.34%) MS Visio
7 13 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
8 11 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
9 10 (0.18%) MS Project
10 8 (0.14%) InDesign
11 5 (0.090%) Mingle
12 3 (0.054%) GIMP
13 2 (0.036%) FreeHand
14 1 (0.018%) InfoPath
14 1 (0.018%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 388 (6.98%) Magento
2 91 (1.64%) Oracle CRM
3 72 (1.29%) Google Analytics
4 17 (0.31%) WebTrends
4 17 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
5 13 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
6 12 (0.22%) osCommerce
7 6 (0.11%) Optimost
8 4 (0.072%) Oracle BPM
9 3 (0.054%) Remedy ITSM
9 3 (0.054%) SAP Business One
9 3 (0.054%) Summit
10 2 (0.036%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 1 (0.018%) Oracle EBS
11 1 (0.018%) Tridion
11 1 (0.018%) AWD
11 1 (0.018%) SAP Retail
11 1 (0.018%) Zen Cart
11 1 (0.018%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 306 (5.50%) Amazon AWS
2 157 (2.82%) SaaS
3 115 (2.07%) Amazon EC2
4 69 (1.24%) GitHub
5 66 (1.19%) Amazon S3
6 51 (0.92%) PaaS
7 46 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
8 22 (0.40%) CloudFront
9 17 (0.31%) Google Apps
9 17 (0.31%) Amazon ELB
10 16 (0.29%) Basecamp
10 16 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
11 14 (0.25%) IaaS
12 12 (0.22%) Joyent
13 10 (0.18%) Rackspace Cloud
14 9 (0.16%) Amazon EMR
15 7 (0.13%) Force.com
16 6 (0.11%) Route 53
16 6 (0.11%) Office 365
17 5 (0.090%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 251 (4.51%) HTTP
2 211 (3.79%) Internet
3 172 (3.09%) TCP/IP
4 133 (2.39%) DNS
5 119 (2.14%) Firewall
6 63 (1.13%) SSH
7 58 (1.04%) Intranet
8 57 (1.02%) SSL
8 57 (1.02%) SAN
9 55 (0.99%) SMTP
10 51 (0.92%) VPN
10 51 (0.92%) LDAP
11 37 (0.67%) VoIP
12 34 (0.61%) Network Security
13 25 (0.45%) SMS
14 24 (0.43%) Wireless
15 23 (0.41%) FTP
16 21 (0.38%) BGP
17 19 (0.34%) MPLS
18 18 (0.32%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2644 (47.54%) MySQL
2 417 (7.50%) SQL Server
3 351 (6.31%) MongoDB
4 335 (6.02%) Relational Database
5 249 (4.48%) NoSQL
6 231 (4.15%) PostgreSQL
7 204 (3.67%) Big Data
8 133 (2.39%) Redis
9 115 (2.07%) Hadoop
10 101 (1.82%) RDBMS
11 73 (1.31%) Apache Cassandra
12 66 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
13 49 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
13 49 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
14 40 (0.72%) Oracle Database
15 35 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
15 35 (0.63%) Data Mining
16 34 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 34 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 34 (0.61%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 1100 (19.78%) Git (software)
2 764 (13.74%) Subversion
3 331 (5.95%) Jenkins
4 307 (5.52%) Selenium
5 258 (4.64%) PHPUnit
6 225 (4.05%) JIRA
7 180 (3.24%) Cucumber
8 144 (2.59%) Maven
9 128 (2.30%) WebDriver
10 105 (1.89%) Ant
11 101 (1.82%) Behat
12 97 (1.74%) JUnit
13 95 (1.71%) Hudson
14 77 (1.38%) Visual Studio
15 55 (0.99%) Grunt
16 53 (0.95%) Dreamweaver
17 51 (0.92%) Jasmine
18 50 (0.90%) Mercurial
19 49 (0.88%) Eclipse
20 46 (0.83%) Xcode
General
1 621 (11.17%) Marketing
2 585 (10.52%) Finance
3 253 (4.55%) Games
4 250 (4.49%) Advertising
5 185 (3.33%) Publishing
6 149 (2.68%) Retail
7 98 (1.76%) Telecoms
8 70 (1.26%) Banking
9 51 (0.92%) Back Office
10 50 (0.90%) Manufacturing
11 42 (0.76%) Legal
12 31 (0.56%) Financial Institution
13 25 (0.45%) Law
13 25 (0.45%) Electronics
14 19 (0.34%) Billing
15 16 (0.29%) Music Industry
15 16 (0.29%) French Language
16 15 (0.27%) Multimedia
17 13 (0.23%) Front Office
17 13 (0.23%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3636 (65.37%) Developer
2 1704 (30.64%) PHP Developer
3 747 (13.43%) Web Developer
4 708 (12.73%) Senior Developer
5 437 (7.86%) Front-End Developer
6 367 (6.60%) Senior PHP Developer
7 276 (4.96%) Lead Developer
8 245 (4.40%) Administrator
9 229 (4.12%) Analyst
10 216 (3.88%) Systems Administrator
11 207 (3.72%) PHP Web Developer
12 193 (3.47%) Junior
13 183 (3.29%) Drupal Developer
14 182 (3.27%) PHP MySQL Developer
15 178 (3.20%) Linux Administrator
16 172 (3.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
17 166 (2.98%) PHP LAMP Developer
18 161 (2.89%) Software Developer
19 160 (2.88%) Junior Developer
20 153 (2.75%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2933 (52.73%) HTML
2 2796 (50.27%) CSS
3 1844 (33.15%) jQuery
4 1265 (22.74%) HTML5
5 1012 (18.19%) LAMP
6 957 (17.21%) CSS3
7 897 (16.13%) Symfony
8 845 (15.19%) Ajax
9 735 (13.21%) Web Services
10 683 (12.28%) XML
11 621 (11.17%) .NET
12 375 (6.74%) CodeIgniter
13 364 (6.54%) XHTML
14 359 (6.45%) JSON
15 327 (5.88%) AngularJS
16 324 (5.83%) CakePHP
17 311 (5.59%) Backbone.js
18 288 (5.18%) REST
19 282 (5.07%) Laravel
20 245 (4.40%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 586 (10.54%) Open Source
2 496 (8.92%) Computer Science
3 293 (5.27%) Mobile App
4 184 (3.31%) Social Media
5 137 (2.46%) Digital Media
6 75 (1.35%) W3C
7 72 (1.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 69 (1.24%) Blackberry
9 63 (1.13%) Management Information System
10 61 (1.10%) Replication
11 59 (1.06%) Social Network
12 58 (1.04%) E-Learning
13 51 (0.92%) Clustering
14 48 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
15 43 (0.77%) Mathematics
16 39 (0.70%) Blog
17 38 (0.68%) iPhone
18 37 (0.67%) Taxonomies
19 34 (0.61%) Artificial Intelligence
19 34 (0.61%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1684 (30.28%) Linux
2 532 (9.56%) UNIX
3 499 (8.97%) Windows
4 411 (7.39%) Apple iOS
5 355 (6.38%) Android
6 224 (4.03%) CentOS
7 213 (3.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 160 (2.88%) Ubuntu
9 92 (1.65%) Solaris
10 86 (1.55%) Debian
11 60 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
12 39 (0.70%) Mac OS X
13 31 (0.56%) Fedora
14 27 (0.49%) Windows 7
15 24 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
16 23 (0.41%) AIX
17 15 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
18 12 (0.22%) Mac OS
18 12 (0.22%) SUSE
19 10 (0.18%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1277 (22.96%) OO
2 1263 (22.71%) MVC
3 1052 (18.91%) E-Commerce
4 1001 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
5 782 (14.06%) Web Development
6 717 (12.89%) OOP
7 701 (12.60%) TDD
8 594 (10.68%) Scrum
9 453 (8.14%) Software Engineering
10 405 (7.28%) Continuous Integration
11 396 (7.12%) OO PHP
12 391 (7.03%) DevOps
13 339 (6.09%) BDD
14 284 (5.11%) Content Management
15 276 (4.96%) Responsive Web Design
16 258 (4.64%) Unit Testing
17 249 (4.48%) CRM
18 215 (3.87%) Analytics
19 197 (3.54%) Project Management
20 174 (3.13%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 2883 (51.83%) JavaScript
2 1522 (27.36%) Java
3 1240 (22.29%) Python
4 1114 (20.03%) SQL
5 814 (14.64%) Ruby
6 655 (11.78%) PHP5
7 620 (11.15%) Perl
8 485 (8.72%) C#
9 295 (5.30%) Bash Shell
10 261 (4.69%) C++
11 244 (4.39%) C
12 112 (2.01%) Shell Script
13 85 (1.53%) ActionScript
14 78 (1.40%) Scala
15 71 (1.28%) Objective-C
16 67 (1.20%) PowerShell
17 66 (1.19%) ActionScript 3.0
18 62 (1.11%) VB
19 44 (0.79%) T-SQL
20 40 (0.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 758 (13.63%) Degree
2 36 (0.65%) Security Cleared
3 32 (0.58%) ISEB
4 27 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (0.45%) ISTQB
6 21 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
7 16 (0.29%) RHCE
8 15 (0.27%) PhD
9 13 (0.23%) SC Cleared
10 12 (0.22%) LPIC
10 12 (0.22%) PMP
10 12 (0.22%) PMI Certification
10 12 (0.22%) Sun Certification
10 12 (0.22%) Linux+ Certification
11 11 (0.20%) CCNP
11 11 (0.20%) CCIP
11 11 (0.20%) CCNA
12 6 (0.11%) MySQL Certification
13 5 (0.090%) HND
13 5 (0.090%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 531 (9.55%) QA
2 26 (0.47%) ISO 9001
3 17 (0.31%) SLA
4 14 (0.25%) PCI DSS
5 9 (0.16%) WCAG
6 4 (0.072%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.054%) WAI
8 2 (0.036%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.018%) BS15000
9 1 (0.018%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.018%) COBIT
System Software
1 166 (2.98%) Varnish
2 123 (2.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (0.76%) vSphere
3 42 (0.76%) Active Directory
4 41 (0.74%) NFS
5 30 (0.54%) Xen
6 29 (0.52%) KVM
6 29 (0.52%) Hyper-V
7 22 (0.40%) Postfix
8 15 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
8 15 (0.27%) Sendmail
9 12 (0.22%) Shibboleth
10 11 (0.20%) Samba
10 11 (0.20%) VirtualBox
11 9 (0.16%) Squid
12 8 (0.14%) Apache Flume
13 6 (0.11%) RHEV
13 6 (0.11%) VMware ESX
14 4 (0.072%) vCloud
14 4 (0.072%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 433 (7.78%) Puppet
2 316 (5.68%) Opscode Chef
3 159 (2.86%) Nagios
4 111 (2.00%) ZABBIX
5 87 (1.56%) Vagrant
6 53 (0.95%) Capistrano
7 36 (0.65%) Cacti
7 36 (0.65%) HAProxy
8 35 (0.63%) Plesk
9 33 (0.59%) Ansible
10 25 (0.45%) Salt
11 18 (0.32%) Ganglia
11 18 (0.32%) YUM
12 14 (0.25%) CFEngine
12 14 (0.25%) Munin
13 13 (0.23%) Zenoss
14 8 (0.14%) logstash
15 6 (0.11%) Opsview
15 6 (0.11%) Tivoli
15 6 (0.11%) Control-M
Vendors
1 992 (17.84%) Zend
2 363 (6.53%) Oracle
3 254 (4.57%) Microsoft
4 253 (4.55%) Red Hat
5 239 (4.30%) Facebook
6 234 (4.21%) Google
7 191 (3.43%) Adobe
8 175 (3.15%) VMware
9 124 (2.23%) Twitter
10 115 (2.07%) SAP
11 104 (1.87%) JD Edwards
12 83 (1.49%) Rackspace
13 65 (1.17%) JBoss
14 60 (1.08%) Cisco
15 42 (0.76%) IBM
16 38 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
17 37 (0.67%) Citrix
18 30 (0.54%) Tableau
18 30 (0.54%) Sencha
18 30 (0.54%) HP
West London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
South West London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
South East London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
North West London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £40-60,000 + Bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £43000 - £55000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 18 hours ago
South West London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits & package
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago