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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 65 42 36
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -6
Permanent jobs citing PHP 1844 2743 2589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 4.17% 5.70% 5.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.90% 10.67% 10.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1571 2343 2314
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
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
23333 25705 23818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 52.75% 53.40% 53.69%
Number of salaries quoted 20047 22207 20256
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 £40,000 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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 0 377 £50,000 +5.26% 58
Hammersmith +4 7 £44,000 +10.00%
Twickenham - 7 £60,000 - 1
Hounslow +19 5 £60,000 -17.24%
Harrow -1 5 £57,500 +31.42% 1
Ealing -21 5 £60,000 +50.00%
Uxbridge -1 4 £42,500 - 2
Kingston Upon Thames -28 3 £60,000 +50.00% 2
Wembley +2 2 £53,750 +27.97%
Croydon -3 2 £41,250 +14.58%
Docklands, London - 2 £42,500 -
Chessington - 2 £32,500 -
Canary Wharf +5 1 £45,000 -18.18%
Ruislip -2 1 £40,000 +14.28%
Chiswick -9 1 £32,500 -12.16%
Wimbledon -15 1 £68,500 +71.25%
Morden - 1 £60,000 - 1
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2078 (53.60%) JavaScript
2 2030 (52.36%) HTML
3 1771 (45.68%) CSS
4 1753 (45.22%) MySQL
5 1362 (35.13%) Agile Software Development
6 1102 (28.42%) Linux
7 1050 (27.08%) jQuery
8 1012 (26.10%) Java
9 954 (24.61%) Git (software)
10 868 (22.39%) Python
11 848 (21.87%) MVC
12 832 (21.46%) HTML5
13 802 (20.69%) OO
14 775 (19.99%) SQL
15 658 (16.97%) E-Commerce
16 627 (16.17%) Symfony
17 616 (15.89%) Finance
18 569 (14.68%) Apache
19 567 (14.62%) LAMP
20 562 (14.50%) TDD
21 546 (14.08%) CSS3
22 529 (13.64%) Zend
23 492 (12.69%) .NET
24 491 (12.66%) Scrum
25 485 (12.51%) Degree
26 481 (12.41%) Ruby
27 476 (12.28%) Web Services
28 461 (11.89%) DevOps
29 459 (11.84%) Open Source
30 418 (10.78%) C#

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 569 (14.68%) Apache
2 396 (10.21%) Drupal
3 377 (9.72%) CMS
4 279 (7.20%) WordPress
5 263 (6.78%) Node.js
6 175 (4.51%) nginx
7 108 (2.79%) Tomcat
8 93 (2.40%) Elasticsearch
9 85 (2.19%) IIS
10 63 (1.62%) OpenStack
11 57 (1.47%) Joomla!
12 54 (1.39%) Apache Solr
12 54 (1.39%) Confluence
13 43 (1.11%) JBoss
14 40 (1.03%) Apache Pig
15 38 (0.98%) Moodle
16 37 (0.95%) SugarCRM
16 37 (0.95%) SharePoint
17 36 (0.93%) SAS
18 31 (0.80%) Liferay
Applications
1 176 (4.54%) Photoshop
2 65 (1.68%) MS Excel
2 65 (1.68%) Adobe Illustrator
3 34 (0.88%) SPSS
4 32 (0.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 18 (0.46%) AutoCAD
6 14 (0.36%) Fireworks
7 13 (0.34%) InDesign
8 11 (0.28%) MS Office
9 9 (0.23%) FastStats
10 8 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
11 5 (0.13%) MS Project
12 4 (0.10%) Adobe After Effects
12 4 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
13 2 (0.052%) Adobe Captivate
13 2 (0.052%) Acrobat
14 1 (0.026%) MS Visio
14 1 (0.026%) OmniGraffle
14 1 (0.026%) Mingle
14 1 (0.026%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 154 (3.97%) Magento
2 18 (0.46%) Adobe Campaign
3 15 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (0.23%) Unica
5 4 (0.10%) WebTrends
5 4 (0.10%) Workday HCM
6 3 (0.077%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.077%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.052%) osCommerce
7 2 (0.052%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.052%) RMDS
8 1 (0.026%) PeopleSoft Financials
8 1 (0.026%) Primavera
8 1 (0.026%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.026%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 368 (9.49%) Amazon AWS
2 133 (3.43%) SaaS
3 119 (3.07%) Amazon EC2
4 51 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
5 39 (1.01%) GitHub
6 37 (0.95%) Google Analytics
6 37 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
7 34 (0.88%) Route 53
8 30 (0.77%) IaaS
8 30 (0.77%) AWS CloudFormation
8 30 (0.77%) Google Cloud Platform
9 29 (0.75%) Amazon S3
10 26 (0.67%) Amazon EMR
11 20 (0.52%) Sumo Logic
12 18 (0.46%) Amazon SQS
13 16 (0.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 15 (0.39%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 14 (0.36%) PaaS
16 11 (0.28%) Trello
17 9 (0.23%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 184 (4.75%) DNS
2 173 (4.46%) Internet
3 148 (3.82%) HTTP
4 104 (2.68%) TCP/IP
5 98 (2.53%) Firewall
6 85 (2.19%) VPN
7 50 (1.29%) LDAP
8 49 (1.26%) SSH
9 46 (1.19%) Network Security
10 43 (1.11%) Intranet
11 41 (1.06%) SSL
12 31 (0.80%) IPsec
13 28 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
13 28 (0.72%) VLAN
14 25 (0.64%) BGP
15 23 (0.59%) WAN
15 23 (0.59%) SMTP
16 22 (0.57%) FTP
16 22 (0.57%) Intrusion Detection
17 21 (0.54%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1753 (45.22%) MySQL
2 301 (7.76%) MongoDB
3 280 (7.22%) Relational Database
4 268 (6.91%) SQL Server
5 243 (6.27%) NoSQL
6 203 (5.24%) Redis
7 165 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
8 140 (3.61%) Apache Cassandra
9 110 (2.84%) Big Data
10 96 (2.48%) Hadoop
11 92 (2.37%) RDBMS
12 60 (1.55%) HBase
13 48 (1.24%) Apache Hive
14 36 (0.93%) Pentaho
15 35 (0.90%) Sqoop
16 34 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
17 30 (0.77%) Mahout
18 28 (0.72%) DB2
19 27 (0.70%) Triplestore
19 27 (0.70%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 954 (24.61%) Git (software)
2 390 (10.06%) Subversion
3 271 (6.99%) Jenkins
4 182 (4.69%) PHPUnit
5 152 (3.92%) Selenium
6 148 (3.82%) JIRA
7 100 (2.58%) Grunt
8 91 (2.35%) Behat
9 83 (2.14%) Maven
10 73 (1.88%) Cucumber
11 62 (1.60%) WebDriver
12 57 (1.47%) Hudson
13 49 (1.26%) JUnit
14 46 (1.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 38 (0.98%) Talend Open Studio
15 38 (0.98%) TeamCity
16 37 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
17 35 (0.90%) Xcode
18 31 (0.80%) Eclipse
19 30 (0.77%) gulp
General
1 616 (15.89%) Finance
2 404 (10.42%) Marketing
3 157 (4.05%) Games
4 122 (3.15%) Retail
5 120 (3.10%) Telecoms
6 112 (2.89%) Advertising
7 107 (2.76%) Publishing
8 92 (2.37%) Banking
9 46 (1.19%) Law
10 28 (0.72%) Back Office
11 24 (0.62%) Legal
12 19 (0.49%) Financial Institution
13 18 (0.46%) Investment Banking
14 15 (0.39%) Music Industry
14 15 (0.39%) Billing
15 13 (0.34%) French Language
16 11 (0.28%) Manufacturing
16 11 (0.28%) Multimedia
17 9 (0.23%) Front Office
18 8 (0.21%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 2493 (64.30%) Developer
2 1140 (29.40%) PHP Developer
3 478 (12.33%) Senior Developer
4 423 (10.91%) Web Developer
5 305 (7.87%) Front-End Developer
6 249 (6.42%) Senior PHP Developer
7 174 (4.49%) DevOps Engineer
8 158 (4.08%) Junior
9 141 (3.64%) Architect
10 135 (3.48%) Junior Developer
11 120 (3.10%) PHP Symfony Developer
12 119 (3.07%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 119 (3.07%) Analyst
13 116 (2.99%) Drupal Developer
14 114 (2.94%) Lead Developer
15 109 (2.81%) Administrator
15 109 (2.81%) Consultant
16 103 (2.66%) Java Developer
17 101 (2.61%) Systems Administrator
18 93 (2.40%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2030 (52.36%) HTML
2 1771 (45.68%) CSS
3 1050 (27.08%) jQuery
4 832 (21.46%) HTML5
5 627 (16.17%) Symfony
6 567 (14.62%) LAMP
7 546 (14.08%) CSS3
8 492 (12.69%) .NET
9 476 (12.28%) Web Services
10 387 (9.98%) AngularJS
11 385 (9.93%) XML
12 356 (9.18%) Ajax
13 353 (9.10%) Laravel
14 301 (7.76%) REST
15 241 (6.22%) JSON
16 240 (6.19%) Sass
17 193 (4.98%) ASP.NET
18 184 (4.75%) Backbone.js
19 167 (4.31%) XHTML
20 156 (4.02%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 316 (8.15%) User Experience
2 283 (7.30%) Computer Science
3 199 (5.13%) Mobile App
4 198 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
5 119 (3.07%) Social Media
6 105 (2.71%) Data Centre
7 75 (1.93%) Mathematics
8 70 (1.81%) Visualisation
9 54 (1.39%) Digital Media
10 52 (1.34%) Smartphone
11 49 (1.26%) W3C
12 41 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
13 38 (0.98%) Physics
14 36 (0.93%) Management Information System
15 34 (0.88%) E-Learning
16 32 (0.83%) Graphic Design
17 31 (0.80%) iPad
18 30 (0.77%) Replication
19 28 (0.72%) Statistics
20 25 (0.64%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1102 (28.42%) Linux
2 297 (7.66%) Windows
3 286 (7.38%) UNIX
4 187 (4.82%) Apple iOS
5 175 (4.51%) Ubuntu
6 170 (4.38%) Android
7 167 (4.31%) CentOS
8 125 (3.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 70 (1.81%) Debian
10 50 (1.29%) Mac OS X
11 39 (1.01%) Solaris
12 33 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
13 28 (0.72%) CoreOS
14 24 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
15 21 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
16 17 (0.44%) Windows Mobile
17 15 (0.39%) Windows 7
18 14 (0.36%) Windows XP
19 12 (0.31%) Amazon Linux
20 11 (0.28%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1362 (35.13%) Agile Software Development
2 848 (21.87%) MVC
3 802 (20.69%) OO
4 658 (16.97%) E-Commerce
5 562 (14.50%) TDD
6 491 (12.66%) Scrum
7 461 (11.89%) DevOps
8 459 (11.84%) Open Source
9 362 (9.34%) Web Development
10 359 (9.26%) BDD
11 357 (9.21%) OO PHP
12 354 (9.13%) OOP
13 326 (8.41%) Continuous Integration
14 278 (7.17%) Software Engineering
15 232 (5.98%) Unit Testing
16 216 (5.57%) Project Management
17 213 (5.49%) CRM
18 183 (4.72%) Responsive Web Design
19 176 (4.54%) Analytics
20 153 (3.95%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2078 (53.60%) JavaScript
2 1012 (26.10%) Java
3 868 (22.39%) Python
4 775 (19.99%) SQL
5 481 (12.41%) Ruby
6 418 (10.78%) C#
7 393 (10.14%) Perl
8 366 (9.44%) PHP5
9 297 (7.66%) Bash Shell
10 264 (6.81%) C++
11 144 (3.71%) C
12 109 (2.81%) Shell Script
13 82 (2.12%) Scala
14 81 (2.09%) Go
15 63 (1.62%) PowerShell
16 47 (1.21%) T-SQL
17 46 (1.19%) Objective-C
18 45 (1.16%) PL/SQL
18 45 (1.16%) R
19 34 (0.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 485 (12.51%) Degree
2 35 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (0.72%) Security Cleared
4 23 (0.59%) CCNP
5 19 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
5 19 (0.49%) SC Cleared
6 12 (0.31%) CCNA
7 11 (0.28%) PhD
8 10 (0.26%) ISTQB
9 9 (0.23%) Sun Certification
10 8 (0.21%) ISEB
10 8 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 6 (0.15%) CCIE
12 5 (0.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 4 (0.10%) Oracle Certification
13 4 (0.10%) RHCE
14 3 (0.077%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (0.077%) OCA
14 3 (0.077%) MCP
14 3 (0.077%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 258 (6.65%) QA
2 20 (0.52%) SLA
2 20 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (0.39%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.077%) WAI
4 3 (0.077%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.077%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.052%) WCAG
5 2 (0.052%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.026%) GCP
6 1 (0.026%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 131 (3.38%) Varnish
2 117 (3.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 82 (2.12%) Docker
4 38 (0.98%) Apache Flume
5 35 (0.90%) KVM
6 27 (0.70%) VirtualBox
7 26 (0.67%) Xen
8 24 (0.62%) XenServer
9 23 (0.59%) Active Directory
9 23 (0.59%) Postfix
10 22 (0.57%) vSphere
10 22 (0.57%) Hyper-V
11 21 (0.54%) NFS
11 21 (0.54%) HDFS
12 19 (0.49%) Samba
13 15 (0.39%) iptables
14 13 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
15 8 (0.21%) LXC
16 6 (0.15%) Squid
17 5 (0.13%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 375 (9.67%) Puppet
2 306 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
3 156 (4.02%) Nagios
4 117 (3.02%) Ansible
5 101 (2.61%) Salt
6 89 (2.30%) ZABBIX
7 82 (2.12%) Vagrant
8 36 (0.93%) Capistrano
9 24 (0.62%) Kubernetes
10 20 (0.52%) Zenoss
10 20 (0.52%) HAProxy
11 17 (0.44%) Cacti
12 13 (0.34%) Graphite
12 13 (0.34%) logstash
13 12 (0.31%) Ganglia
14 11 (0.28%) Cobbler
15 9 (0.23%) Tivoli
16 8 (0.21%) Plesk
16 8 (0.21%) CFEngine
16 8 (0.21%) cPanel
Vendors
1 529 (13.64%) Zend
2 335 (8.64%) Oracle
3 176 (4.54%) Red Hat
4 159 (4.10%) VMware
5 146 (3.77%) Google
6 130 (3.35%) Microsoft
7 122 (3.15%) Adobe
8 111 (2.86%) Facebook
9 70 (1.81%) Cisco
10 58 (1.50%) Splunk
11 49 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
12 48 (1.24%) SaltStack
13 39 (1.01%) hybris
13 39 (1.01%) Rackspace
14 38 (0.98%) Talend
14 38 (0.98%) Cognos
15 36 (0.93%) Informatica
16 33 (0.85%) IBM
17 32 (0.83%) MicroStrategy
17 32 (0.83%) Apple
London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus, Pension,
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Xcede
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
London
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Intelletec
Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Yearly Bonus, Discounts, Half Days
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus, Shares, Pension, BUPA Healthc
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ITR-UK
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
The One Group
Salary: £55k - 65k per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 42k per year + on call
Posted: Yesterday
London
isoftbet
Posted: Yesterday