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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 44 44 39
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs citing PHP 2463 2519 2886
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 5.35% 5.66% 5.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.25% 10.29% 10.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2087 2236 2667
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £28,500 £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
24025 24490 27312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 52.16% 55.01% 54.99%
Number of salaries quoted 20652 20993 24123
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -9 426 £47,500 +11.76% 76
Kingston Upon Thames +12 40 £37,500 -18.91% 2
Uxbridge -3 12 £42,500 +19.71%
Croydon -2 11 £32,000 +8.47% 1
Hammersmith -4 9 £40,000 +13.47%
Surbiton +1 6 £39,500 +31.66%
Wimbledon -3 6 £42,500 -19.04%
Harrow -21 6 £40,000 - 1
Sidcup - 6 £24,250 -
West Drayton - 5 £43,250 -
Bexley - 5 £31,500 -
Hounslow 0 4 £53,750 +53.57%
Chiswick -1 4 £32,750 -40.45%
New Malden - 4 - - 1
Twickenham +3 3 £45,000 -10.00%
Clapham 0 3 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Ruislip -3 3 £30,000 -40.00% 1
Isleworth -9 3 £72,500 -
Beckenham - 2 £20,000 -
Ealing - 2 £40,000 -
Hayes +2 1 £45,000 - 2
Hackney -4 1 £50,000 +66.66%
Docklands, London - 1 £21,500 -
Southwark - 1 £55,000 -
Chislehurst - 1 £31,500 -
Edgware - 1 £37,500 -
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 2683 (50.57%) HTML
2 2664 (50.22%) JavaScript
3 2598 (48.97%) MySQL
4 2571 (48.46%) CSS
5 1759 (33.16%) Agile Software Development
6 1757 (33.12%) jQuery
7 1610 (30.35%) Linux
8 1339 (25.24%) Java
9 1175 (22.15%) Python
10 1168 (22.02%) OO
11 1167 (22.00%) MVC
12 1129 (21.28%) Git (software)
13 1104 (20.81%) HTML5
14 1019 (19.21%) E-Commerce
15 1018 (19.19%) SQL
16 994 (18.74%) LAMP
17 966 (18.21%) Zend
18 914 (17.23%) Apache
19 885 (16.68%) Symfony
20 809 (15.25%) CSS3
21 807 (15.21%) Ruby
22 762 (14.36%) Ajax
23 759 (14.31%) Subversion
24 722 (13.61%) Web Services
25 705 (13.29%) Drupal
26 703 (13.25%) Web Development
27 702 (13.23%) Degree
28 696 (13.12%) PHP5
29 685 (12.91%) TDD
30 668 (12.59%) OOP

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 914 (17.23%) Apache
2 705 (13.29%) Drupal
3 599 (11.29%) CMS
4 467 (8.80%) WordPress
5 275 (5.18%) Node.js
6 267 (5.03%) nginx
7 224 (4.22%) Tomcat
8 148 (2.79%) IIS
9 125 (2.36%) Apache Solr
10 113 (2.13%) Joomla!
11 107 (2.02%) Elasticsearch
12 52 (0.98%) SharePoint
13 39 (0.74%) Moodle
14 36 (0.68%) WebLogic
15 32 (0.60%) WebSphere
15 32 (0.60%) Confluence
16 30 (0.57%) Alfresco
16 30 (0.57%) ColdFusion
17 27 (0.51%) OpenStack
17 27 (0.51%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 210 (3.96%) Photoshop
2 151 (2.85%) MS Excel
3 107 (2.02%) Adobe Illustrator
4 50 (0.94%) MS Office
5 31 (0.58%) Fireworks
6 24 (0.45%) MS Visio
7 13 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
8 12 (0.23%) SPSS
9 11 (0.21%) OmniGraffle
10 6 (0.11%) InDesign
11 5 (0.094%) Mingle
11 5 (0.094%) GIMP
11 5 (0.094%) MS Project
12 3 (0.057%) FastStats
13 2 (0.038%) FreeHand
14 1 (0.019%) AutoCAD
14 1 (0.019%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 321 (6.05%) Magento
2 71 (1.34%) Google Analytics
3 63 (1.19%) Oracle CRM
4 14 (0.26%) WebTrends
4 14 (0.26%) osCommerce
5 13 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
6 9 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
7 6 (0.11%) Optimost
7 6 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
7 6 (0.11%) Tridion
8 5 (0.094%) Oracle Applications
9 4 (0.075%) SiteCatalyst
10 3 (0.057%) SAP Business One
10 3 (0.057%) Remedy ITSM
11 2 (0.038%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 2 (0.038%) Shopify
12 1 (0.019%) AWD
12 1 (0.019%) Summit
12 1 (0.019%) Oracle EBS
12 1 (0.019%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 299 (5.64%) Amazon AWS
2 165 (3.11%) SaaS
3 93 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
4 67 (1.26%) GitHub
5 60 (1.13%) PaaS
6 58 (1.09%) Amazon S3
7 39 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
8 25 (0.47%) Basecamp
9 23 (0.43%) Google Apps
10 19 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
11 18 (0.34%) CloudFront
11 18 (0.34%) Amazon ELB
12 12 (0.23%) IaaS
12 12 (0.23%) Joyent
13 10 (0.19%) Rackspace Cloud
14 6 (0.11%) Force.com
14 6 (0.11%) Heroku
15 5 (0.094%) Route 53
16 4 (0.075%) Amazon SQS
17 3 (0.057%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 227 (4.28%) HTTP
2 199 (3.75%) Internet
3 161 (3.03%) TCP/IP
4 131 (2.47%) DNS
5 127 (2.39%) Firewall
6 78 (1.47%) SSH
7 67 (1.26%) SSL
8 65 (1.23%) LDAP
9 59 (1.11%) Intranet
10 55 (1.04%) VPN
11 47 (0.89%) SMTP
12 38 (0.72%) Broadband
13 34 (0.64%) SAN
13 34 (0.64%) Network Security
14 31 (0.58%) BGP
15 30 (0.57%) WAN
16 29 (0.55%) VoIP
17 27 (0.51%) FTP
17 27 (0.51%) MPLS
17 27 (0.51%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2598 (48.97%) MySQL
2 376 (7.09%) SQL Server
3 368 (6.94%) MongoDB
4 317 (5.98%) Relational Database
5 251 (4.73%) NoSQL
6 242 (4.56%) PostgreSQL
7 168 (3.17%) Big Data
8 149 (2.81%) Redis
9 106 (2.00%) Hadoop
10 92 (1.73%) RDBMS
11 62 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
11 62 (1.17%) Apache Cassandra
12 46 (0.87%) Amazon RDS
13 38 (0.72%) CouchDB
14 36 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
15 33 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 29 (0.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 28 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
18 26 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 25 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1129 (21.28%) Git (software)
2 759 (14.31%) Subversion
3 350 (6.60%) Jenkins
4 281 (5.30%) Selenium
5 279 (5.26%) PHPUnit
6 223 (4.20%) JIRA
7 184 (3.47%) Cucumber
8 138 (2.60%) Maven
9 121 (2.28%) Behat
10 112 (2.11%) WebDriver
11 97 (1.83%) JUnit
12 89 (1.68%) Hudson
13 87 (1.64%) Ant
14 70 (1.32%) Eclipse
15 67 (1.26%) Visual Studio
16 52 (0.98%) Grunt
17 49 (0.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 47 (0.89%) Mercurial
19 46 (0.87%) Dreamweaver
20 45 (0.85%) Jasmine
General
1 592 (11.16%) Marketing
2 564 (10.63%) Finance
3 240 (4.52%) Advertising
4 191 (3.60%) Games
5 181 (3.41%) Publishing
6 113 (2.13%) Retail
7 87 (1.64%) Telecoms
8 77 (1.45%) Banking
9 52 (0.98%) Manufacturing
10 44 (0.83%) Back Office
10 44 (0.83%) Legal
11 42 (0.79%) Financial Institution
12 32 (0.60%) Electronics
13 30 (0.57%) Law
14 20 (0.38%) Multimedia
15 18 (0.34%) Billing
16 16 (0.30%) Investment Banking
16 16 (0.30%) French Language
17 15 (0.28%) Music Industry
18 10 (0.19%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3412 (64.32%) Developer
2 1633 (30.78%) PHP Developer
3 671 (12.65%) Senior Developer
4 633 (11.93%) Web Developer
5 375 (7.07%) Senior PHP Developer
6 363 (6.84%) Front-End Developer
7 264 (4.98%) Lead Developer
8 254 (4.79%) Administrator
9 222 (4.18%) Systems Administrator
10 201 (3.79%) Drupal Developer
11 191 (3.60%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 190 (3.58%) Linux Administrator
13 185 (3.49%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 180 (3.39%) Analyst
15 176 (3.32%) Junior
16 171 (3.22%) PHP Web Developer
17 169 (3.19%) PHP LAMP Developer
18 147 (2.77%) DevOps Engineer
19 145 (2.73%) Consultant
20 143 (2.70%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2683 (50.57%) HTML
2 2571 (48.46%) CSS
3 1757 (33.12%) jQuery
4 1104 (20.81%) HTML5
5 994 (18.74%) LAMP
6 885 (16.68%) Symfony
7 809 (15.25%) CSS3
8 762 (14.36%) Ajax
9 722 (13.61%) Web Services
10 635 (11.97%) XML
11 535 (10.08%) .NET
12 360 (6.79%) AngularJS
13 342 (6.45%) CodeIgniter
14 336 (6.33%) XHTML
15 320 (6.03%) JSON
16 308 (5.81%) Backbone.js
17 306 (5.77%) REST
18 287 (5.41%) RESTful
19 280 (5.28%) Laravel
20 263 (4.96%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 527 (9.93%) Open Source
2 477 (8.99%) Computer Science
3 428 (8.07%) User Experience
4 280 (5.28%) Mobile App
5 217 (4.09%) Analytical Skills
6 170 (3.20%) Social Media
7 145 (2.73%) Digital Media
8 69 (1.30%) E-Learning
9 66 (1.24%) W3C
10 64 (1.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 59 (1.11%) Social Network
12 53 (1.00%) Management Information System
13 49 (0.92%) Blackberry
14 44 (0.83%) Clustering
14 44 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
14 44 (0.83%) iPhone
15 42 (0.79%) Replication
16 39 (0.74%) Blog
16 39 (0.74%) Visualisation
17 37 (0.70%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 1610 (30.35%) Linux
2 472 (8.90%) UNIX
3 425 (8.01%) Windows
4 334 (6.30%) Apple iOS
5 310 (5.84%) Android
6 246 (4.64%) CentOS
7 196 (3.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 168 (3.17%) Ubuntu
9 86 (1.62%) Solaris
10 82 (1.55%) Debian
11 40 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
12 38 (0.72%) Mac OS X
13 32 (0.60%) Fedora
14 30 (0.57%) Windows 7
15 18 (0.34%) SUSE
16 13 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
17 12 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
17 12 (0.23%) Windows Phone
18 11 (0.21%) AIX
19 9 (0.17%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1759 (33.16%) Agile Software Development
2 1168 (22.02%) OO
3 1167 (22.00%) MVC
4 1019 (19.21%) E-Commerce
5 703 (13.25%) Web Development
6 685 (12.91%) TDD
7 668 (12.59%) OOP
8 588 (11.08%) Scrum
9 442 (8.33%) Software Engineering
10 428 (8.07%) Continuous Integration
11 422 (7.95%) OO PHP
12 394 (7.43%) DevOps
13 371 (6.99%) BDD
14 278 (5.24%) Mentoring
15 265 (5.00%) Unit Testing
16 252 (4.75%) Content Management
17 247 (4.66%) Responsive Web Design
18 193 (3.64%) Project Management
19 186 (3.51%) Analytics
20 180 (3.39%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2664 (50.22%) JavaScript
2 1339 (25.24%) Java
3 1175 (22.15%) Python
4 1018 (19.19%) SQL
5 807 (15.21%) Ruby
6 696 (13.12%) PHP5
7 619 (11.67%) Perl
8 432 (8.14%) C#
9 332 (6.26%) Bash Shell
10 234 (4.41%) C++
11 194 (3.66%) C
12 102 (1.92%) Shell Script
13 80 (1.51%) Objective-C
14 70 (1.32%) ActionScript
15 69 (1.30%) Scala
16 61 (1.15%) PowerShell
17 58 (1.09%) VB
18 48 (0.90%) ActionScript 3.0
19 40 (0.75%) VBA
20 35 (0.66%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 702 (13.23%) Degree
2 43 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
3 42 (0.79%) Security Cleared
4 28 (0.53%) ISEB
5 26 (0.49%) RHCE
6 24 (0.45%) ISTQB
7 21 (0.40%) CCNP
8 19 (0.36%) CCNA
9 18 (0.34%) LPIC
9 18 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
9 18 (0.34%) Linux+ Certification
10 14 (0.26%) CCIP
11 12 (0.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 10 (0.19%) SC Cleared
13 9 (0.17%) PMI Certification
13 9 (0.17%) PhD
14 8 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (0.15%) PMP
15 5 (0.094%) Sun Certification
15 5 (0.094%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 464 (8.75%) QA
2 24 (0.45%) ISO 9001
3 17 (0.32%) SLA
3 17 (0.32%) PCI DSS
4 12 (0.23%) WCAG
5 4 (0.075%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.038%) WAI
6 2 (0.038%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.019%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.019%) BS15000
7 1 (0.019%) COBIT
System Software
1 163 (3.07%) Varnish
2 137 (2.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (0.98%) NFS
4 47 (0.89%) vSphere
5 44 (0.83%) Xen
6 34 (0.64%) KVM
7 33 (0.62%) Postfix
8 30 (0.57%) Active Directory
9 28 (0.53%) Hyper-V
10 27 (0.51%) Sendmail
11 21 (0.40%) Samba
12 18 (0.34%) Shibboleth
12 18 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
13 10 (0.19%) Docker
14 8 (0.15%) XenServer
15 7 (0.13%) Squid
16 6 (0.11%) OpenSSH
16 6 (0.11%) VirtualBox
17 5 (0.094%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 5 (0.094%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 430 (8.11%) Puppet
2 330 (6.22%) Opscode Chef
3 174 (3.28%) Nagios
4 105 (1.98%) ZABBIX
5 94 (1.77%) Vagrant
6 51 (0.96%) Cacti
7 48 (0.90%) Capistrano
8 36 (0.68%) Ansible
9 33 (0.62%) HAProxy
10 29 (0.55%) Salt
11 22 (0.41%) YUM
12 18 (0.34%) Ganglia
13 16 (0.30%) Plesk
14 15 (0.28%) Munin
15 14 (0.26%) Zenoss
15 14 (0.26%) Icinga
16 13 (0.25%) CFEngine
17 11 (0.21%) logstash
18 7 (0.13%) Cobbler
19 6 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 966 (18.21%) Zend
2 270 (5.09%) Oracle
3 239 (4.51%) Microsoft
4 228 (4.30%) Facebook
5 221 (4.17%) Red Hat
6 208 (3.92%) Google
7 187 (3.52%) VMware
8 171 (3.22%) Adobe
9 133 (2.51%) Twitter
10 79 (1.49%) SAP
11 78 (1.47%) Rackspace
12 72 (1.36%) JBoss
12 72 (1.36%) JD Edwards
13 65 (1.23%) Cisco
14 50 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
15 41 (0.77%) Tableau
16 27 (0.51%) Sencha
17 25 (0.47%) Apple
17 25 (0.47%) Citrix
18 24 (0.45%) IBM
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 to £125000 per annum - Excellent Benefits & Rewards + Non-
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 Per Annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Esum
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Esum
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £47000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £64,000 per annum + 29 days + Share Ops + Pension + mo
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + bonuses
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits in advert
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago