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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 46 45 40
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Permanent jobs citing PHP 2376 2515 2848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 5.26% 5.59% 5.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.11% 10.14% 10.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2016 2224 2627
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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
23513 24794 27226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 52.05% 55.06% 54.73%
Number of salaries quoted 20237 21289 23972
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 £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -10 418 £49,000 +11.36% 72
Kingston Upon Thames +7 37 £37,500 -23.07% 4
Uxbridge 0 15 £35,000 -1.40% 2
Hammersmith +1 11 £37,500 -6.25%
Croydon -1 10 £36,250 +22.88% 4
New Malden - 6 - -
Sidcup - 6 £24,250 -
Clapham +1 5 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Bexley - 5 £31,500 -
Hounslow +3 4 £53,750 +53.57% 2
Twickenham +2 4 £45,000 -5.26%
Surbiton -1 4 £40,000 +33.33%
Wimbledon -9 4 £46,250 -11.90%
Harrow -22 4 £40,000 +28.00% 2
West Drayton - 4 £36,500 -
Ruislip -2 3 £30,000 -40.00% 1
Beckenham - 3 £20,000 -
Isleworth - 3 £72,500 -
Chiswick -3 2 £37,500 -31.81%
Hackney -4 1 £50,000 +66.66%
Southwark - 1 £55,000 -
Chislehurst - 1 £31,500 -
Edgware - 1 £37,500 -
Docklands, London - 1 £21,500 -
Ealing - 1 £40,000 -
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 2595 (50.12%) HTML
2 2589 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2539 (49.03%) MySQL
4 2493 (48.15%) CSS
5 1717 (33.16%) Agile Software Development
6 1707 (32.97%) jQuery
7 1577 (30.46%) Linux
8 1281 (24.74%) Java
9 1138 (21.98%) OO
10 1136 (21.94%) MVC
11 1135 (21.92%) Python
12 1120 (21.63%) Git (software)
13 1080 (20.86%) HTML5
14 978 (18.89%) LAMP
15 971 (18.75%) SQL
16 968 (18.69%) E-Commerce
17 942 (18.19%) Zend
18 883 (17.05%) Apache
19 876 (16.92%) Symfony
20 786 (15.18%) Ruby
21 783 (15.12%) CSS3
22 748 (14.45%) Subversion
23 725 (14.00%) Ajax
24 702 (13.56%) PHP5
25 698 (13.48%) Web Services
26 690 (13.33%) Drupal
27 688 (13.29%) Web Development
28 670 (12.94%) Degree
29 659 (12.73%) TDD
30 640 (12.36%) OOP

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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
1 883 (17.05%) Apache
2 690 (13.33%) Drupal
3 579 (11.18%) CMS
4 449 (8.67%) WordPress
5 263 (5.08%) nginx
6 259 (5.00%) Node.js
7 217 (4.19%) Tomcat
8 136 (2.63%) IIS
9 124 (2.39%) Apache Solr
10 109 (2.11%) Joomla!
11 105 (2.03%) Elasticsearch
12 50 (0.97%) SharePoint
13 39 (0.75%) Moodle
14 38 (0.73%) Confluence
15 35 (0.68%) WebLogic
16 31 (0.60%) Adobe CQ
16 31 (0.60%) WebSphere
17 28 (0.54%) OpenStack
18 27 (0.52%) ColdFusion
19 25 (0.48%) Alfresco
Applications
1 198 (3.82%) Photoshop
2 144 (2.78%) MS Excel
3 99 (1.91%) Adobe Illustrator
4 49 (0.95%) MS Office
5 34 (0.66%) Fireworks
6 21 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 20 (0.39%) MS Visio
8 11 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
8 11 (0.21%) SPSS
8 11 (0.21%) OmniGraffle
9 5 (0.097%) InDesign
9 5 (0.097%) Mingle
9 5 (0.097%) GIMP
10 3 (0.058%) MS Project
10 3 (0.058%) FastStats
11 2 (0.039%) FreeHand
12 1 (0.019%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 291 (5.62%) Magento
2 68 (1.31%) Google Analytics
3 53 (1.02%) Oracle CRM
4 14 (0.27%) osCommerce
5 13 (0.25%) WebTrends
6 12 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
7 9 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
8 6 (0.12%) Optimost
8 6 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
8 6 (0.12%) Tridion
9 5 (0.097%) Oracle Applications
10 4 (0.077%) SiteCatalyst
11 3 (0.058%) SAP Business One
11 3 (0.058%) Remedy ITSM
11 3 (0.058%) Shopify
12 2 (0.039%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 1 (0.019%) AWD
13 1 (0.019%) Oracle EBS
13 1 (0.019%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 296 (5.72%) Amazon AWS
2 169 (3.26%) SaaS
3 86 (1.66%) Amazon EC2
4 71 (1.37%) GitHub
5 61 (1.18%) PaaS
6 57 (1.10%) Amazon S3
7 39 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
8 25 (0.48%) Basecamp
8 25 (0.48%) Google Apps
9 21 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
10 19 (0.37%) CloudFront
11 17 (0.33%) Amazon ELB
12 12 (0.23%) IaaS
13 10 (0.19%) Rackspace Cloud
13 10 (0.19%) Joyent
14 6 (0.12%) Force.com
14 6 (0.12%) Heroku
15 5 (0.097%) Route 53
16 4 (0.077%) Amazon SQS
17 3 (0.058%) Jelastic
Communications & Networking
1 210 (4.06%) HTTP
2 189 (3.65%) Internet
3 154 (2.97%) TCP/IP
4 140 (2.70%) DNS
5 130 (2.51%) Firewall
6 79 (1.53%) SSH
7 66 (1.27%) SSL
8 65 (1.26%) LDAP
9 60 (1.16%) Intranet
10 55 (1.06%) VPN
11 45 (0.87%) SMTP
12 39 (0.75%) Broadband
13 32 (0.62%) SAN
13 32 (0.62%) Network Security
14 30 (0.58%) WAN
14 30 (0.58%) BGP
15 29 (0.56%) VoIP
15 29 (0.56%) FTP
16 26 (0.50%) MPLS
16 26 (0.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2539 (49.03%) MySQL
2 369 (7.13%) SQL Server
3 368 (7.11%) MongoDB
4 313 (6.04%) Relational Database
5 261 (5.04%) NoSQL
6 237 (4.58%) PostgreSQL
7 159 (3.07%) Big Data
8 151 (2.92%) Redis
9 102 (1.97%) Hadoop
10 89 (1.72%) RDBMS
11 62 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
12 59 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
13 45 (0.87%) Amazon RDS
14 38 (0.73%) CouchDB
15 33 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 33 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
16 28 (0.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 26 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
17 26 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 25 (0.48%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1120 (21.63%) Git (software)
2 748 (14.45%) Subversion
3 342 (6.60%) Jenkins
4 275 (5.31%) PHPUnit
5 258 (4.98%) Selenium
6 220 (4.25%) JIRA
7 171 (3.30%) Cucumber
8 131 (2.53%) Maven
9 120 (2.32%) Behat
10 102 (1.97%) WebDriver
11 95 (1.83%) JUnit
12 85 (1.64%) Hudson
13 77 (1.49%) Ant
14 72 (1.39%) Eclipse
15 62 (1.20%) Visual Studio
16 54 (1.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 52 (1.00%) Grunt
18 45 (0.87%) Jasmine
19 44 (0.85%) Mercurial
20 43 (0.83%) Dreamweaver
General
1 574 (11.09%) Finance
2 564 (10.89%) Marketing
3 236 (4.56%) Advertising
4 187 (3.61%) Games
5 172 (3.32%) Publishing
6 104 (2.01%) Retail
7 84 (1.62%) Telecoms
8 81 (1.56%) Banking
9 51 (0.98%) Manufacturing
10 46 (0.89%) Legal
11 42 (0.81%) Financial Institution
11 42 (0.81%) Back Office
12 34 (0.66%) Electronics
13 30 (0.58%) Law
14 20 (0.39%) Multimedia
15 18 (0.35%) Investment Banking
16 17 (0.33%) Billing
17 15 (0.29%) French Language
18 14 (0.27%) Music Industry
19 9 (0.17%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3327 (64.25%) Developer
2 1615 (31.19%) PHP Developer
3 648 (12.51%) Senior Developer
4 615 (11.88%) Web Developer
5 372 (7.18%) Senior PHP Developer
6 345 (6.66%) Front-End Developer
7 261 (5.04%) Administrator
8 247 (4.77%) Lead Developer
9 226 (4.36%) Systems Administrator
10 203 (3.92%) Drupal Developer
11 193 (3.73%) Linux Administrator
12 192 (3.71%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 186 (3.59%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 168 (3.24%) PHP LAMP Developer
15 167 (3.23%) Junior
16 165 (3.19%) Analyst
17 164 (3.17%) PHP Web Developer
18 145 (2.80%) DevOps Engineer
19 140 (2.70%) Consultant
20 137 (2.65%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2595 (50.12%) HTML
2 2493 (48.15%) CSS
3 1707 (32.97%) jQuery
4 1080 (20.86%) HTML5
5 978 (18.89%) LAMP
6 876 (16.92%) Symfony
7 783 (15.12%) CSS3
8 725 (14.00%) Ajax
9 698 (13.48%) Web Services
10 609 (11.76%) XML
11 498 (9.62%) .NET
12 362 (6.99%) AngularJS
13 333 (6.43%) CodeIgniter
14 308 (5.95%) XHTML
15 304 (5.87%) JSON
15 304 (5.87%) Backbone.js
16 300 (5.79%) REST
17 285 (5.50%) RESTful
18 282 (5.45%) Laravel
19 262 (5.06%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 513 (9.91%) Open Source
2 467 (9.02%) Computer Science
3 423 (8.17%) User Experience
4 277 (5.35%) Mobile App
5 204 (3.94%) Analytical Skills
6 157 (3.03%) Social Media
7 142 (2.74%) Digital Media
8 67 (1.29%) E-Learning
9 66 (1.27%) W3C
10 58 (1.12%) Social Network
11 53 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 52 (1.00%) Management Information System
13 47 (0.91%) Algorithms
14 44 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
14 44 (0.85%) Clustering
14 44 (0.85%) iPhone
15 42 (0.81%) Visualisation
16 41 (0.79%) Replication
16 41 (0.79%) Blackberry
16 41 (0.79%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1577 (30.46%) Linux
2 446 (8.61%) UNIX
3 407 (7.86%) Windows
4 312 (6.03%) Apple iOS
5 295 (5.70%) Android
6 250 (4.83%) CentOS
7 194 (3.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 169 (3.26%) Ubuntu
9 85 (1.64%) Solaris
10 83 (1.60%) Debian
11 38 (0.73%) Mac OS X
12 34 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
13 31 (0.60%) Windows 7
13 31 (0.60%) Fedora
14 17 (0.33%) SUSE
15 12 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
16 11 (0.21%) AIX
17 10 (0.19%) Windows Phone
18 9 (0.17%) OpenBSD
19 8 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1717 (33.16%) Agile Software Development
2 1138 (21.98%) OO
3 1136 (21.94%) MVC
4 968 (18.69%) E-Commerce
5 688 (13.29%) Web Development
6 659 (12.73%) TDD
7 640 (12.36%) OOP
8 579 (11.18%) Scrum
9 442 (8.54%) Software Engineering
10 421 (8.13%) OO PHP
11 418 (8.07%) Continuous Integration
12 389 (7.51%) DevOps
13 364 (7.03%) BDD
14 260 (5.02%) Mentoring
14 260 (5.02%) Unit Testing
15 238 (4.60%) Responsive Web Design
16 237 (4.58%) Content Management
17 185 (3.57%) Project Management
18 181 (3.50%) Analytics
19 164 (3.17%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2589 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1281 (24.74%) Java
3 1135 (21.92%) Python
4 971 (18.75%) SQL
5 786 (15.18%) Ruby
6 702 (13.56%) PHP5
7 612 (11.82%) Perl
8 416 (8.03%) C#
9 326 (6.30%) Bash Shell
10 229 (4.42%) C++
11 187 (3.61%) C
12 98 (1.89%) Shell Script
13 82 (1.58%) Objective-C
14 68 (1.31%) Scala
15 64 (1.24%) ActionScript
16 63 (1.22%) PowerShell
17 58 (1.12%) VB
18 44 (0.85%) ActionScript 3.0
19 40 (0.77%) VBA
20 33 (0.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 670 (12.94%) Degree
2 44 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
3 41 (0.79%) Security Cleared
4 25 (0.48%) RHCE
4 25 (0.48%) ISEB
5 22 (0.42%) CCNP
5 22 (0.42%) ISTQB
6 21 (0.41%) CCNA
7 17 (0.33%) LPIC
7 17 (0.33%) Linux+ Certification
8 15 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
9 13 (0.25%) CCIP
10 12 (0.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 9 (0.17%) SC Cleared
11 9 (0.17%) PhD
11 9 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (0.12%) PMI Certification
12 6 (0.12%) MCSE
13 5 (0.097%) MBA
13 5 (0.097%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 424 (8.19%) QA
2 25 (0.48%) ISO 9001
3 18 (0.35%) PCI DSS
4 17 (0.33%) SLA
5 12 (0.23%) WCAG
6 3 (0.058%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.039%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.039%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.039%) WAI
8 1 (0.019%) COBIT
System Software
1 162 (3.13%) Varnish
2 134 (2.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (1.00%) NFS
4 49 (0.95%) vSphere
5 42 (0.81%) Xen
6 35 (0.68%) KVM
7 34 (0.66%) Postfix
8 29 (0.56%) Hyper-V
9 28 (0.54%) Active Directory
10 26 (0.50%) Sendmail
11 20 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
11 20 (0.39%) Samba
12 18 (0.35%) Shibboleth
13 14 (0.27%) Docker
14 8 (0.15%) XenServer
15 7 (0.14%) Squid
16 6 (0.12%) OpenSSH
17 5 (0.097%) vCloud
17 5 (0.097%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 5 (0.097%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 423 (8.17%) Puppet
2 328 (6.33%) Opscode Chef
3 177 (3.42%) Nagios
4 99 (1.91%) ZABBIX
5 96 (1.85%) Vagrant
6 51 (0.98%) Cacti
7 45 (0.87%) Capistrano
8 36 (0.70%) Ansible
9 32 (0.62%) HAProxy
10 28 (0.54%) Salt
11 23 (0.44%) YUM
12 18 (0.35%) Ganglia
13 14 (0.27%) Zenoss
13 14 (0.27%) Icinga
14 13 (0.25%) Munin
15 12 (0.23%) logstash
16 11 (0.21%) CFEngine
16 11 (0.21%) Plesk
17 8 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
18 7 (0.14%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 942 (18.19%) Zend
2 252 (4.87%) Oracle
3 232 (4.48%) Facebook
4 229 (4.42%) Microsoft
5 215 (4.15%) Red Hat
6 208 (4.02%) Google
7 185 (3.57%) VMware
8 166 (3.21%) Adobe
9 141 (2.72%) Twitter
10 73 (1.41%) Rackspace
11 71 (1.37%) JBoss
12 68 (1.31%) Cisco
13 67 (1.29%) SAP
14 60 (1.16%) JD Edwards
15 53 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
16 44 (0.85%) Tableau
17 27 (0.52%) Sencha
18 26 (0.50%) Citrix
19 25 (0.48%) Apple
19 25 (0.48%) IBM
West London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35-40k + up to £10k Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Evosearch Limited
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
MPC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Nakama
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50000
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Yoh
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
South West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Randstad Digital
Posted: 14 hours ago
West London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS
Posted: 14 hours ago
West London
Tiro Partners
Salary: From £30 to £40 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago