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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 55 43 38
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -5
Permanent jobs citing PHP 1854 2516 2587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 4.54% 5.86% 5.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.94% 10.80% 10.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1516 2129 2301
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +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
20745 23291 24932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 50.85% 54.27% 55.05%
Number of salaries quoted 17903 19633 21766
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,175 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 2015. 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 -13 330 £47,500 +5.55% 66
Hammersmith -2 7 £36,000 -40.00%
Hounslow 0 6 £80,000 +45.45%
Kingston Upon Thames -2 6 £56,250 +32.35% 6
Uxbridge -6 6 £42,500 -5.55%
Wimbledon -14 6 £38,750 +6.89%
Clapham +7 5 £39,000 -22.00% 1
Grays - 4 £20,000 -
Bromley +22 3 £43,250 +23.57% 1
Westminster +11 3 £61,250 +75.00%
New Malden -4 3 £52,500 -
Hillingdon - 3 £21,000 -
Canary Wharf +21 2 £27,500 -
Docklands, London 0 2 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Wembley -3 2 £45,000 +50.00% 2
Chiswick -8 2 £50,000 +47.05%
Surbiton - 2 £55,000 - 2
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 2180 (52.52%) HTML
2 2171 (52.30%) JavaScript
3 2054 (49.48%) CSS
4 1995 (48.06%) MySQL
5 1387 (33.41%) Agile Software Development
6 1331 (32.06%) jQuery
7 1177 (28.35%) Linux
8 1004 (24.19%) MVC
9 986 (23.75%) HTML5
10 973 (23.44%) Git (software)
11 951 (22.91%) OO
12 908 (21.87%) Java
13 874 (21.06%) Python
14 807 (19.44%) Symfony
15 785 (18.91%) LAMP
16 762 (18.36%) SQL
17 751 (18.09%) E-Commerce
18 717 (17.27%) Zend
19 637 (15.35%) Web Services
20 628 (15.13%) CSS3
21 580 (13.97%) OOP
22 579 (13.95%) XML
23 578 (13.92%) Apache
24 559 (13.47%) PHP5
25 549 (13.23%) Subversion
26 534 (12.86%) Ruby
26 534 (12.86%) Perl
27 532 (12.82%) Ajax
28 515 (12.41%) Finance
29 506 (12.19%) Web Development

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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
1 578 (13.92%) Apache
2 465 (11.20%) CMS
3 447 (10.77%) Drupal
4 439 (10.58%) WordPress
5 246 (5.93%) Node.js
6 196 (4.72%) nginx
7 168 (4.05%) Tomcat
8 105 (2.53%) Apache Solr
9 96 (2.31%) Elasticsearch
10 84 (2.02%) IIS
11 69 (1.66%) JBoss
12 61 (1.47%) Joomla!
13 59 (1.42%) Confluence
14 41 (0.99%) Adobe CQ
15 36 (0.87%) Moodle
16 35 (0.84%) Liferay
17 34 (0.82%) OpenStack
18 25 (0.60%) SharePoint
19 22 (0.53%) Mule
20 20 (0.48%) WebSphere
Applications
1 190 (4.58%) Photoshop
2 95 (2.29%) Adobe Illustrator
3 81 (1.95%) MS Excel
4 35 (0.84%) MS Office
5 28 (0.67%) Fireworks
5 28 (0.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 21 (0.51%) MS Visio
7 12 (0.29%) InDesign
7 12 (0.29%) AutoCAD
8 7 (0.17%) Adobe After Effects
9 6 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
10 5 (0.12%) MS Project
11 4 (0.096%) FastStats
11 4 (0.096%) Final Cut Pro
12 3 (0.072%) Acrobat
13 2 (0.048%) GIMP
13 2 (0.048%) Adobe Premiere
13 2 (0.048%) Mingle
14 1 (0.024%) SPSS
14 1 (0.024%) CorelDRAW
Business Applications
1 216 (5.20%) Magento
2 46 (1.11%) Google Analytics
3 11 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.14%) Tridion
5 5 (0.12%) SiteCatalyst
5 5 (0.12%) Shopify
5 5 (0.12%) WebTrends
5 5 (0.12%) Oracle CRM
5 5 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
5 5 (0.12%) osCommerce
6 4 (0.096%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.072%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.072%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.048%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.024%) Zen Cart
9 1 (0.024%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 244 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 99 (2.38%) SaaS
3 90 (2.17%) GitHub
4 65 (1.57%) Amazon EC2
5 50 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
6 44 (1.06%) Amazon S3
6 44 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
7 40 (0.96%) PaaS
8 13 (0.31%) IaaS
9 12 (0.29%) OpenShift
9 12 (0.29%) Route 53
9 12 (0.29%) CloudFront
10 11 (0.26%) Basecamp
11 10 (0.24%) Google Apps
12 9 (0.22%) Rackspace Cloud
13 8 (0.19%) Joyent
14 5 (0.12%) Office 365
14 5 (0.12%) SoftLayer
15 4 (0.096%) Amazon ELB
15 4 (0.096%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 129 (3.11%) DNS
2 124 (2.99%) Internet
3 119 (2.87%) Firewall
4 116 (2.79%) HTTP
5 98 (2.36%) TCP/IP
6 76 (1.83%) SSH
7 61 (1.47%) VPN
8 51 (1.23%) SAN
9 50 (1.20%) LDAP
9 50 (1.20%) Broadband
10 48 (1.16%) SSL
11 42 (1.01%) WAN
12 39 (0.94%) BGP
13 31 (0.75%) NAS
14 29 (0.70%) SMTP
15 28 (0.67%) MPLS
16 27 (0.65%) LAN
16 27 (0.65%) VLAN
17 26 (0.63%) Cisco ASA
17 26 (0.63%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1995 (48.06%) MySQL
2 306 (7.37%) MongoDB
3 269 (6.48%) NoSQL
4 268 (6.46%) SQL Server
5 241 (5.81%) Relational Database
6 184 (4.43%) PostgreSQL
7 166 (4.00%) Redis
8 125 (3.01%) Big Data
9 98 (2.36%) RDBMS
10 62 (1.49%) Apache Cassandra
11 57 (1.37%) Hadoop
12 36 (0.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 36 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
13 29 (0.70%) Couchbase
14 28 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
15 27 (0.65%) MariaDB
15 27 (0.65%) Data Mining
16 20 (0.48%) Amazon RDS
17 17 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 16 (0.39%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 973 (23.44%) Git (software)
2 549 (13.23%) Subversion
3 227 (5.47%) Jenkins
4 199 (4.79%) PHPUnit
5 164 (3.95%) JIRA
6 120 (2.89%) Behat
7 117 (2.82%) Selenium
8 89 (2.14%) Maven
9 85 (2.05%) Eclipse
10 65 (1.57%) Hudson
11 59 (1.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 59 (1.42%) Cucumber
12 56 (1.35%) WebDriver
13 55 (1.32%) Xcode
14 47 (1.13%) Mercurial
15 46 (1.11%) JUnit
16 43 (1.04%) Visual Studio
17 40 (0.96%) Ant
18 37 (0.89%) PhpStorm
19 34 (0.82%) NetBeans
General
1 515 (12.41%) Finance
2 441 (10.62%) Marketing
3 211 (5.08%) Advertising
4 159 (3.83%) Retail
5 135 (3.25%) Games
6 84 (2.02%) Telecoms
7 78 (1.88%) Banking
8 77 (1.85%) Publishing
9 51 (1.23%) Law
10 43 (1.04%) Manufacturing
11 42 (1.01%) Back Office
12 37 (0.89%) Multimedia
13 33 (0.79%) Legal
14 20 (0.48%) Financial Institution
15 17 (0.41%) Investment Banking
16 14 (0.34%) Electronics
17 13 (0.31%) iGaming
18 8 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
19 7 (0.17%) French Language
19 7 (0.17%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2789 (67.19%) Developer
2 1332 (32.09%) PHP Developer
3 556 (13.39%) Senior Developer
4 502 (12.09%) Web Developer
5 335 (8.07%) Senior PHP Developer
6 260 (6.26%) Front-End Developer
7 254 (6.12%) Administrator
8 224 (5.40%) Systems Administrator
9 184 (4.43%) Lead Developer
10 176 (4.24%) Linux Administrator
11 165 (3.97%) PHP Symfony Developer
12 159 (3.83%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 157 (3.78%) Junior
14 150 (3.61%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 131 (3.16%) Drupal Developer
16 116 (2.79%) PHP Web Developer
17 115 (2.77%) DevOps Engineer
18 114 (2.75%) Junior Developer
19 109 (2.63%) Software Engineer
20 106 (2.55%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2180 (52.52%) HTML
2 2054 (49.48%) CSS
3 1331 (32.06%) jQuery
4 986 (23.75%) HTML5
5 807 (19.44%) Symfony
6 785 (18.91%) LAMP
7 637 (15.35%) Web Services
8 628 (15.13%) CSS3
9 579 (13.95%) XML
10 532 (12.82%) Ajax
11 443 (10.67%) .NET
12 351 (8.46%) AngularJS
13 332 (8.00%) REST
14 324 (7.81%) SOAP
15 306 (7.37%) JSON
16 265 (6.38%) Laravel
17 247 (5.95%) XHTML
18 241 (5.81%) RESTful
19 215 (5.18%) Backbone.js
20 196 (4.72%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 444 (10.70%) Open Source
2 319 (7.68%) User Experience
3 292 (7.03%) Computer Science
4 211 (5.08%) Mobile App
5 156 (3.76%) Social Media
6 154 (3.71%) Analytical Skills
7 98 (2.36%) W3C
8 74 (1.78%) Digital Media
9 50 (1.20%) Clustering
10 48 (1.16%) Social Network
11 45 (1.08%) Algorithms
11 45 (1.08%) Visualisation
12 44 (1.06%) iPhone
13 38 (0.92%) iPad
14 33 (0.79%) Replication
15 32 (0.77%) Graphic Design
15 32 (0.77%) Blog
15 32 (0.77%) Data Structures
16 30 (0.72%) E-Learning
17 29 (0.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1177 (28.35%) Linux
2 387 (9.32%) UNIX
3 267 (6.43%) Windows
4 247 (5.95%) CentOS
5 194 (4.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 190 (4.58%) Apple iOS
7 175 (4.22%) Android
8 142 (3.42%) Ubuntu
9 53 (1.28%) Debian
10 48 (1.16%) Solaris
11 38 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
12 31 (0.75%) Mac OS X
13 24 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
14 22 (0.53%) Fedora
15 12 (0.29%) Amazon Linux
16 11 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
16 11 (0.26%) Windows 7
17 8 (0.19%) SUSE
17 8 (0.19%) Windows Phone
17 8 (0.19%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1387 (33.41%) Agile Software Development
2 1004 (24.19%) MVC
3 951 (22.91%) OO
4 751 (18.09%) E-Commerce
5 580 (13.97%) OOP
6 506 (12.19%) Web Development
7 476 (11.47%) TDD
8 393 (9.47%) Scrum
9 380 (9.15%) Software Engineering
10 375 (9.03%) OO PHP
11 317 (7.64%) Continuous Integration
12 300 (7.23%) DevOps
13 268 (6.46%) BDD
14 212 (5.11%) Responsive Web Design
15 197 (4.75%) Mentoring
16 188 (4.53%) Analytics
17 177 (4.26%) SEO
18 173 (4.17%) Unit Testing
19 158 (3.81%) Project Management
20 131 (3.16%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2171 (52.30%) JavaScript
2 908 (21.87%) Java
3 874 (21.06%) Python
4 762 (18.36%) SQL
5 559 (13.47%) PHP5
6 534 (12.86%) Ruby
6 534 (12.86%) Perl
7 361 (8.70%) C#
8 274 (6.60%) Bash Shell
9 156 (3.76%) C++
10 108 (2.60%) Objective-C
11 105 (2.53%) Shell Script
12 87 (2.10%) C
13 54 (1.30%) PowerShell
14 47 (1.13%) VB
15 41 (0.99%) VBA
15 41 (0.99%) Scala
16 38 (0.92%) Golang
16 38 (0.92%) VB.NET
17 28 (0.67%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 449 (10.82%) Degree
2 53 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (0.75%) Security Cleared
4 29 (0.70%) CCNA
5 24 (0.58%) CCNP
6 19 (0.46%) RHCE
6 19 (0.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 12 (0.29%) CCIP
8 11 (0.26%) Sun Certification
9 10 (0.24%) SC Cleared
9 10 (0.24%) ISTQB
9 10 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (0.19%) LPIC
10 8 (0.19%) Linux+ Certification
10 8 (0.19%) RHCSA
11 7 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (0.14%) MCSE
12 6 (0.14%) PhD
12 6 (0.14%) CISSP
12 6 (0.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 218 (5.25%) QA
2 14 (0.34%) PCI DSS
2 14 (0.34%) ISO 9001
3 11 (0.26%) SLA
4 6 (0.14%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.12%) WCAG
6 3 (0.072%) WAI
7 1 (0.024%) GCP
7 1 (0.024%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 112 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 112 (2.70%) Varnish
2 62 (1.49%) vSphere
3 55 (1.32%) Docker
4 42 (1.01%) NFS
4 42 (1.01%) Active Directory
5 34 (0.82%) Xen
6 33 (0.79%) KVM
7 28 (0.67%) Postfix
8 27 (0.65%) Hyper-V
9 21 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
10 15 (0.36%) Samba
10 15 (0.36%) VMware ESX
11 14 (0.34%) Sendmail
11 14 (0.34%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 14 (0.34%) Veritas File System
11 14 (0.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 12 (0.29%) LXC
13 11 (0.26%) vCloud
14 10 (0.24%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 336 (8.09%) Puppet
2 247 (5.95%) Opscode Chef
3 153 (3.69%) Nagios
4 70 (1.69%) Vagrant
5 60 (1.45%) Cacti
6 54 (1.30%) Ansible
6 54 (1.30%) ZABBIX
7 44 (1.06%) Salt
8 31 (0.75%) HAProxy
9 25 (0.60%) Capistrano
10 22 (0.53%) logstash
11 15 (0.36%) Ganglia
12 14 (0.34%) Legato
12 14 (0.34%) yum
13 13 (0.31%) Munin
14 12 (0.29%) Red Hat Satellite
15 11 (0.26%) NetBackup
16 9 (0.22%) Graphite
16 9 (0.22%) OpenView
16 9 (0.22%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 717 (17.27%) Zend
2 208 (5.01%) Oracle
2 208 (5.01%) Facebook
3 195 (4.70%) Red Hat
4 178 (4.29%) VMware
5 177 (4.26%) Microsoft
6 160 (3.85%) Adobe
7 133 (3.20%) Google
8 132 (3.18%) Twitter
9 99 (2.38%) Cisco
10 63 (1.52%) HP
11 50 (1.20%) hybris
12 49 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
13 46 (1.11%) Rackspace
14 43 (1.04%) Atlassian
15 26 (0.63%) Veritas
16 25 (0.60%) Apple
17 24 (0.58%) Riverbed
17 24 (0.58%) Splunk
18 23 (0.55%) Tableau
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + amazing benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £25k - 32k per year
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + great company
Posted: 17 hours ago
Wembley, Middlesex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £45-55,000 + Bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Royal Mail - AMS
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70000
Posted: 23 hours ago
Central London / West End
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Pension, holiday, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Benefits, bonus, pension and healthc
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £45,000 per annum Amazing benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £38,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Insurance + Dental
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £43000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday