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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 53 42 39
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -3
Permanent jobs citing PHP 1978 2780 2564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 4.55% 5.71% 5.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.67% 10.50% 10.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1742 2454 2283
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,325 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
22809 26481 23596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 52.50% 54.42% 53.62%
Number of salaries quoted 19528 22804 20272
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 £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +12 429 £50,000 +9.89% 98
Kingston Upon Thames -2 14 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Docklands, London - 13 £50,000 -
Uxbridge -1 9 £45,000 -10.00%
Hounslow +15 7 £60,000 +60.00%
Twickenham -6 7 £60,000 +50.00%
Westminster +5 6 £20,500 -39.70%
Croydon +3 4 £42,500 +9.67% 1
Hammersmith -11 4 £37,500 +15.38%
Wimbledon -21 4 £36,500 +7.35%
Ruislip +1 3 £40,000 +14.28%
Surbiton -3 3 £35,000 -17.64%
Enfield - 3 £23,000 -
Sidcup -2 2 £23,750 -32.14%
Chessington -5 2 £32,500 -18.75%
Harrow -7 2 £73,750 +102.05%
Ealing -14 2 £40,500 +8.12%
Clapham +3 1 £47,500 -20.83%
Canary Wharf -3 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Chiswick -15 1 £42,500 +16.43%
Morden - 1 £60,000 -
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2026 (53.06%) HTML
2 1980 (51.86%) JavaScript
3 1723 (45.13%) CSS
4 1693 (44.34%) MySQL
5 1318 (34.52%) Agile Software Development
6 1078 (28.23%) Linux
7 1017 (26.64%) jQuery
8 961 (25.17%) Java
9 929 (24.33%) Git (software)
10 853 (22.34%) HTML5
11 839 (21.97%) MVC
12 833 (21.82%) Python
13 761 (19.93%) OO
14 693 (18.15%) E-Commerce
15 681 (17.84%) SQL
16 659 (17.26%) Finance
17 633 (16.58%) Symfony
18 568 (14.88%) Zend
19 547 (14.33%) LAMP
20 542 (14.20%) .NET
21 540 (14.14%) TDD
22 530 (13.88%) Web Services
23 517 (13.54%) Apache
24 513 (13.44%) CSS3
25 467 (12.23%) Ruby
25 467 (12.23%) Open Source
26 453 (11.86%) Perl
27 442 (11.58%) Degree
28 440 (11.52%) Scrum
29 439 (11.50%) XML

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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
1 517 (13.54%) Apache
2 378 (9.90%) CMS
3 373 (9.77%) Drupal
4 289 (7.57%) WordPress
5 239 (6.26%) Node.js
6 181 (4.74%) nginx
7 118 (3.09%) Tomcat
8 95 (2.49%) IIS
9 92 (2.41%) Elasticsearch
10 69 (1.81%) Apache Solr
11 56 (1.47%) OpenStack
12 42 (1.10%) JBoss
13 39 (1.02%) Joomla!
14 37 (0.97%) Apache Pig
14 37 (0.97%) Confluence
15 35 (0.92%) SharePoint
16 34 (0.89%) Moodle
17 31 (0.81%) Liferay
17 31 (0.81%) SAS
18 25 (0.65%) Mule
Applications
1 180 (4.71%) Photoshop
2 74 (1.94%) Adobe Illustrator
3 65 (1.70%) MS Excel
4 28 (0.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 24 (0.63%) InDesign
5 24 (0.63%) AutoCAD
5 24 (0.63%) SPSS
6 21 (0.55%) Fireworks
7 15 (0.39%) MS Office
8 9 (0.24%) MS Project
9 8 (0.21%) Adobe After Effects
10 6 (0.16%) FastStats
11 5 (0.13%) Acrobat
12 4 (0.10%) MS PowerPoint
13 3 (0.079%) Final Cut Pro
14 2 (0.052%) Spreadsheet
14 2 (0.052%) Adobe Premiere
14 2 (0.052%) MS Visio
15 1 (0.026%) Mingle
15 1 (0.026%) CorelDRAW
Business Applications
1 142 (3.72%) Magento
2 40 (1.05%) Adobe Campaign
3 13 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.16%) Unica
5 5 (0.13%) WebTrends
6 4 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (0.10%) Workday HCM
7 3 (0.079%) osCommerce
8 1 (0.026%) Primavera
8 1 (0.026%) PeopleSoft Financials
8 1 (0.026%) ION MarketView
8 1 (0.026%) SAP SRM
8 1 (0.026%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 362 (9.48%) Amazon AWS
2 130 (3.40%) SaaS
3 114 (2.99%) Amazon EC2
4 52 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 52 (1.36%) Google Analytics
5 50 (1.31%) GitHub
6 44 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
7 38 (1.00%) Amazon S3
7 38 (1.00%) Route 53
8 34 (0.89%) AWS CloudFormation
9 33 (0.86%) Silverpop
10 27 (0.71%) IaaS
11 24 (0.63%) PaaS
12 18 (0.47%) Amazon EMR
13 15 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
14 14 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 13 (0.34%) CloudFront
16 12 (0.31%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 12 (0.31%) Amazon SQS
17 11 (0.29%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 168 (4.40%) DNS
2 146 (3.82%) Internet
3 140 (3.67%) HTTP
4 102 (2.67%) TCP/IP
5 95 (2.49%) Firewall
6 85 (2.23%) VPN
7 56 (1.47%) SSH
8 48 (1.26%) SSL
9 46 (1.20%) LDAP
10 37 (0.97%) Intranet
11 32 (0.84%) IPsec
12 30 (0.79%) Network Security
13 27 (0.71%) SAN
13 27 (0.71%) VLAN
14 25 (0.65%) WAN
15 24 (0.63%) BGP
15 24 (0.63%) SMTP
16 23 (0.60%) OpenVPN
16 23 (0.60%) DHCP
17 21 (0.55%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1693 (44.34%) MySQL
2 315 (8.25%) MongoDB
3 276 (7.23%) Relational Database
4 267 (6.99%) NoSQL
5 252 (6.60%) SQL Server
6 201 (5.26%) Redis
7 179 (4.69%) PostgreSQL
8 132 (3.46%) Apache Cassandra
9 112 (2.93%) Big Data
10 91 (2.38%) RDBMS
11 77 (2.02%) Hadoop
12 42 (1.10%) HBase
13 38 (1.00%) Apache Hive
14 36 (0.94%) Couchbase
15 30 (0.79%) MariaDB
16 28 (0.73%) Amazon RDS
17 25 (0.65%) Pentaho
18 24 (0.63%) Sqoop
18 24 (0.63%) Mahout
19 21 (0.55%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 929 (24.33%) Git (software)
2 423 (11.08%) Subversion
3 252 (6.60%) Jenkins
4 179 (4.69%) PHPUnit
5 143 (3.75%) Selenium
6 142 (3.72%) JIRA
7 95 (2.49%) Behat
8 79 (2.07%) Grunt
9 76 (1.99%) Maven
10 64 (1.68%) Cucumber
11 62 (1.62%) Xcode
12 56 (1.47%) WebDriver
13 52 (1.36%) Eclipse
14 47 (1.23%) Hudson
15 46 (1.20%) JUnit
16 37 (0.97%) Mercurial
16 37 (0.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 32 (0.84%) TeamCity
18 31 (0.81%) Bitbucket
19 30 (0.79%) Ant
General
1 659 (17.26%) Finance
2 383 (10.03%) Marketing
3 145 (3.80%) Retail
4 132 (3.46%) Advertising
5 123 (3.22%) Games
6 103 (2.70%) Telecoms
7 99 (2.59%) Banking
8 87 (2.28%) Publishing
9 45 (1.18%) Law
10 42 (1.10%) Back Office
11 31 (0.81%) Legal
12 22 (0.58%) Investment Banking
13 19 (0.50%) Multimedia
14 11 (0.29%) Manufacturing
14 11 (0.29%) Front Office
14 11 (0.29%) Financial Institution
15 9 (0.24%) iGaming
15 9 (0.24%) Portuguese Language
16 7 (0.18%) French Language
17 6 (0.16%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2369 (62.05%) Developer
2 1087 (28.47%) PHP Developer
3 508 (13.31%) Senior Developer
4 406 (10.63%) Web Developer
5 279 (7.31%) Senior PHP Developer
6 272 (7.12%) Front-End Developer
7 171 (4.48%) DevOps Engineer
8 151 (3.95%) Junior
9 148 (3.88%) Administrator
9 148 (3.88%) Architect
10 139 (3.64%) Systems Administrator
11 127 (3.33%) PHP Symfony Developer
12 119 (3.12%) Lead Developer
13 111 (2.91%) PHP MySQL Developer
14 103 (2.70%) Software Developer
14 103 (2.70%) Junior Developer
15 102 (2.67%) Drupal Developer
16 100 (2.62%) Software Engineer
17 91 (2.38%) Solutions Architect
18 87 (2.28%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2026 (53.06%) HTML
2 1723 (45.13%) CSS
3 1017 (26.64%) jQuery
4 853 (22.34%) HTML5
5 633 (16.58%) Symfony
6 547 (14.33%) LAMP
7 542 (14.20%) .NET
8 530 (13.88%) Web Services
9 513 (13.44%) CSS3
10 439 (11.50%) XML
11 404 (10.58%) Ajax
12 332 (8.70%) Laravel
13 331 (8.67%) AngularJS
14 311 (8.15%) REST
15 241 (6.31%) JSON
16 221 (5.79%) Sass
17 209 (5.47%) XHTML
18 201 (5.26%) ASP.NET
19 200 (5.24%) SOAP
20 185 (4.85%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 467 (12.23%) Open Source
2 297 (7.78%) User Experience
3 247 (6.47%) Computer Science
4 191 (5.00%) Mobile App
5 171 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
6 148 (3.88%) Social Media
7 69 (1.81%) Mathematics
7 69 (1.81%) W3C
8 64 (1.68%) Digital Media
9 60 (1.57%) Smartphone
10 49 (1.28%) Visualisation
11 48 (1.26%) iPad
12 43 (1.13%) Algorithms
13 41 (1.07%) iPhone
14 38 (1.00%) Social Network
15 36 (0.94%) Graphic Design
16 33 (0.86%) Physics
17 31 (0.81%) Management Information System
18 27 (0.71%) Clustering
19 26 (0.68%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 1078 (28.23%) Linux
2 322 (8.43%) UNIX
3 278 (7.28%) Windows
4 186 (4.87%) Apple iOS
5 184 (4.82%) Ubuntu
6 177 (4.64%) CentOS
7 163 (4.27%) Android
8 149 (3.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 59 (1.55%) Debian
10 47 (1.23%) Mac OS X
11 41 (1.07%) Windows Server 2008
12 25 (0.65%) Solaris
12 25 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
13 24 (0.63%) CoreOS
14 21 (0.55%) Fedora
15 19 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
16 13 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
17 12 (0.31%) Windows 7
17 12 (0.31%) openSUSE
17 12 (0.31%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1318 (34.52%) Agile Software Development
2 839 (21.97%) MVC
3 761 (19.93%) OO
4 693 (18.15%) E-Commerce
5 540 (14.14%) TDD
6 440 (11.52%) Scrum
7 432 (11.31%) DevOps
8 409 (10.71%) OOP
9 371 (9.72%) Web Development
10 350 (9.17%) OO PHP
11 337 (8.83%) BDD
12 307 (8.04%) Continuous Integration
13 306 (8.01%) Software Engineering
14 214 (5.61%) Unit Testing
15 209 (5.47%) CRM
16 195 (5.11%) Analytics
17 194 (5.08%) Project Management
18 166 (4.35%) Responsive Web Design
19 159 (4.16%) SEO
20 149 (3.90%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1980 (51.86%) JavaScript
2 961 (25.17%) Java
3 833 (21.82%) Python
4 681 (17.84%) SQL
5 467 (12.23%) Ruby
6 453 (11.86%) Perl
7 420 (11.00%) C#
8 336 (8.80%) PHP5
9 285 (7.46%) Bash Shell
10 246 (6.44%) C++
11 149 (3.90%) C
12 136 (3.56%) Shell Script
13 87 (2.28%) Go
14 77 (2.02%) Objective-C
15 60 (1.57%) PowerShell
16 56 (1.47%) Scala
17 42 (1.10%) VBA
17 42 (1.10%) T-SQL
18 33 (0.86%) R
18 33 (0.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 442 (11.58%) Degree
2 44 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
4 23 (0.60%) CCNP
5 21 (0.55%) CCNA
5 21 (0.55%) Security Cleared
6 14 (0.37%) SC Cleared
7 13 (0.34%) ISTQB
7 13 (0.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 10 (0.26%) PhD
9 7 (0.18%) ISEB
10 6 (0.16%) CCIE
10 6 (0.16%) RHCE
11 5 (0.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (0.13%) CISSP
11 5 (0.13%) CEH
12 4 (0.10%) Sun Certification
12 4 (0.10%) Oracle Certification
13 3 (0.079%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (0.079%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 239 (6.26%) QA
2 27 (0.71%) SLA
3 17 (0.45%) ISO 9001
4 13 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.13%) WAI
6 4 (0.10%) WCAG
6 4 (0.10%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.052%) GCP
7 2 (0.052%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.026%) Data Quality
System Software
1 146 (3.82%) Varnish
2 114 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 81 (2.12%) Docker
4 36 (0.94%) vSphere
5 33 (0.86%) Apache Flume
5 33 (0.86%) Active Directory
6 32 (0.84%) KVM
7 29 (0.76%) Xen
8 27 (0.71%) NFS
9 22 (0.58%) VirtualBox
10 20 (0.52%) Hyper-V
11 18 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
12 15 (0.39%) HDFS
12 15 (0.39%) Samba
12 15 (0.39%) Postfix
13 12 (0.31%) XenServer
13 12 (0.31%) VMware ESX
14 9 (0.24%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 9 (0.24%) Veritas File System
14 9 (0.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 372 (9.74%) Puppet
2 285 (7.46%) Opscode Chef
3 142 (3.72%) Nagios
4 114 (2.99%) Ansible
5 97 (2.54%) Salt
6 75 (1.96%) Vagrant
7 65 (1.70%) ZABBIX
8 31 (0.81%) Capistrano
9 30 (0.79%) HAProxy
10 25 (0.65%) logstash
11 24 (0.63%) Cacti
12 17 (0.45%) Zenoss
12 17 (0.45%) Ganglia
13 15 (0.39%) Graphite
14 13 (0.34%) Kubernetes
15 10 (0.26%) Plesk
15 10 (0.26%) Red Hat Satellite
16 9 (0.24%) Graylog
16 9 (0.24%) Linux-HA
16 9 (0.24%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 568 (14.88%) Zend
2 323 (8.46%) Oracle
3 186 (4.87%) Red Hat
4 176 (4.61%) VMware
5 149 (3.90%) Microsoft
6 144 (3.77%) Adobe
7 141 (3.69%) Google
8 129 (3.38%) Facebook
9 91 (2.38%) Cisco
10 51 (1.34%) Twitter
11 47 (1.23%) Splunk
12 44 (1.15%) hybris
13 41 (1.07%) Rackspace
14 40 (1.05%) SaltStack
15 39 (1.02%) HP
16 35 (0.92%) Apple
17 31 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
18 26 (0.68%) Cognos
18 26 (0.68%) Talend
19 25 (0.65%) ServiceNow
London
Ampersand Consulting
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: bonus, Benefits, shares
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
JM Group
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Highams Recruitment
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
South East London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Private Health, Pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Shares
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
The Digital Recruitment Firm
Salary: A huge list - email us for more info
Posted: 2 days ago
London
The Digital Recruitment Firm
Salary: Big list of benefits *best we have seen*
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Perks
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £44000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Prospects & Tech
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Prospects & Tech
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago