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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 56 58 44
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -14
Permanent jobs citing PHP 1943 1823 2499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 4.72% 4.44% 5.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.71% 8.76% 10.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1772 1484 2102
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
22296 20808 23283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.15% 50.67% 54.62%
Number of salaries quoted 19598 17946 19616
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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 +12 270 £47,500 - 63
Kingston Upon Thames +3 12 £52,500 +7.69% 2
Croydon - 9 £37,500 - 2
Wimbledon +2 7 £45,000 +16.12%
Twickenham - 7 £50,000 -
Clapham -5 6 £46,250 +18.58%
Teddington - 6 £40,000 - 1
Bromley +7 3 £48,035 +11.06%
Feltham - 3 - -
Harrow +5 2 - - 1
Surbiton +5 2 £55,750 +1.36%
Beckenham - 2 - -
Uxbridge +1 1 £32,500 -21.21%
Canary Wharf 0 1 £55,000 +100.00%
Hillingdon 0 1 £70,000 +233.33%
Hammersmith -14 1 £65,000 +80.55%
Chiswick - 1 £45,000 -
Greenwich - 1 - -
Bermondsey - 1 £55,000 -
Isleworth - 1 £60,000 -
Sidcup - 1 £26,000 -
Upminster - 1 £32,500 -
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 2114 (55.05%) JavaScript
2 1924 (50.10%) HTML
3 1802 (46.93%) CSS
4 1603 (41.74%) MySQL
5 1441 (37.53%) Agile Software Development
6 1052 (27.40%) Java
7 1008 (26.25%) jQuery
8 962 (25.05%) Python
9 959 (24.97%) Linux
10 930 (24.22%) OO
11 891 (23.20%) Git (software)
12 836 (21.77%) HTML5
13 822 (21.41%) MVC
14 753 (19.61%) SQL
15 721 (18.78%) Symfony
16 719 (18.72%) TDD
17 701 (18.26%) AngularJS
18 654 (17.03%) LAMP
19 616 (16.04%) Web Services
20 612 (15.94%) E-Commerce
21 580 (15.10%) CSS3
22 571 (14.87%) Ruby
23 548 (14.27%) Front End Development
24 518 (13.49%) Node.js
25 511 (13.31%) OOP
26 505 (13.15%) Finance
27 489 (12.73%) Degree
28 488 (12.71%) Scrum
29 451 (11.74%) .NET
30 450 (11.72%) Web Development

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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
1 518 (13.49%) Node.js
2 367 (9.56%) Apache
3 328 (8.54%) WordPress
4 298 (7.76%) CMS
5 297 (7.73%) Drupal
6 209 (5.44%) Elasticsearch
7 136 (3.54%) nginx
8 119 (3.10%) Tomcat
9 58 (1.51%) Apache Solr
10 56 (1.46%) IIS
11 50 (1.30%) Joomla!
11 50 (1.30%) Moodle
12 49 (1.28%) Apache Spark
13 44 (1.15%) OpenStack
14 43 (1.12%) JBoss
15 40 (1.04%) SharePoint
16 39 (1.02%) Confluence
17 21 (0.55%) Apache ServiceMix
18 20 (0.52%) Mule
19 17 (0.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 173 (4.51%) Photoshop
2 37 (0.96%) MS Excel
3 33 (0.86%) Adobe Illustrator
4 22 (0.57%) Fireworks
5 15 (0.39%) MS Office
6 12 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 7 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
8 6 (0.16%) InDesign
9 4 (0.10%) MS Visio
9 4 (0.10%) OmniGraffle
10 3 (0.078%) MS Project
11 2 (0.052%) HipChat
11 2 (0.052%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.026%) Adobe After Effects
12 1 (0.026%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.026%) Mingle
12 1 (0.026%) Revit
12 1 (0.026%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 136 (3.54%) Magento
2 24 (0.63%) Payment Gateway
3 20 (0.52%) Eagle PACE
4 14 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
5 13 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.10%) Adobe Campaign
7 3 (0.078%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 3 (0.078%) WebTrends
8 2 (0.052%) Documaker
9 1 (0.026%) AWD
9 1 (0.026%) Primavera
9 1 (0.026%) ResourceLink
9 1 (0.026%) SAP CRM
9 1 (0.026%) Shopify
9 1 (0.026%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 419 (10.91%) Amazon AWS
2 135 (3.52%) GitHub
3 95 (2.47%) SaaS
4 86 (2.24%) Amazon EC2
5 51 (1.33%) Amazon S3
6 41 (1.07%) Google Analytics
7 40 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
8 33 (0.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 32 (0.83%) AWS CloudFormation
10 28 (0.73%) Amazon ELB
11 23 (0.60%) CloudFront
12 20 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
13 17 (0.44%) Amazon SQS
14 14 (0.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 13 (0.34%) MailChimp
16 12 (0.31%) IaaS
17 10 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
18 9 (0.23%) Google Compute Engine
19 8 (0.21%) Route 53
20 7 (0.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 117 (3.05%) Internet
2 87 (2.27%) HTTP
3 67 (1.74%) DNS
4 66 (1.72%) SSH
5 62 (1.61%) Firewall
6 55 (1.43%) TCP/IP
7 41 (1.07%) Intranet
8 38 (0.99%) SMTP
9 33 (0.86%) LDAP
9 33 (0.86%) Network Security
10 32 (0.83%) Extranet
10 32 (0.83%) VPN
11 27 (0.70%) VoIP
12 24 (0.63%) FTP
13 23 (0.60%) VLAN
14 19 (0.49%) DHCP
14 19 (0.49%) WAN
15 18 (0.47%) LAN
16 17 (0.44%) BGP
16 17 (0.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1603 (41.74%) MySQL
2 276 (7.19%) MongoDB
3 254 (6.61%) SQL Server
4 248 (6.46%) Redis
5 234 (6.09%) NoSQL
6 212 (5.52%) Relational Database
7 211 (5.49%) PostgreSQL
8 140 (3.65%) Big Data
9 94 (2.45%) Hadoop
10 84 (2.19%) Apache Cassandra
11 47 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
12 44 (1.15%) RDBMS
13 38 (0.99%) Apache Hive
14 33 (0.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 33 (0.86%) Couchbase
15 32 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 30 (0.78%) DB2
17 27 (0.70%) CouchDB
18 24 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 22 (0.57%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 891 (23.20%) Git (software)
2 301 (7.84%) Jenkins
3 284 (7.40%) Subversion
4 223 (5.81%) Selenium
5 220 (5.73%) JIRA
6 135 (3.52%) Grunt
7 134 (3.49%) PHPUnit
8 120 (3.13%) Cucumber
9 102 (2.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 82 (2.14%) Hudson
11 72 (1.88%) gulp
11 72 (1.88%) JUnit
12 66 (1.72%) WebDriver
13 63 (1.64%) Vagrant
14 59 (1.54%) TeamCity
15 55 (1.43%) Ant
16 54 (1.41%) Maven
17 51 (1.33%) Bower
17 51 (1.33%) Mercurial
18 50 (1.30%) Jasmine
General
1 505 (13.15%) Finance
2 400 (10.42%) Marketing
3 238 (6.20%) Games
4 181 (4.71%) Advertising
5 180 (4.69%) Retail
6 133 (3.46%) Telecoms
7 93 (2.42%) Banking
8 65 (1.69%) Law
9 60 (1.56%) Legal
10 52 (1.35%) Publishing
11 32 (0.83%) French Language
12 24 (0.63%) Electronics
13 23 (0.60%) Financial Institution
14 20 (0.52%) Multimedia
15 17 (0.44%) Investment Banking
16 16 (0.42%) Spanish Language
17 14 (0.36%) Manufacturing
18 12 (0.31%) Back Office
18 12 (0.31%) iGaming
18 12 (0.31%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 2611 (67.99%) Developer
2 1441 (37.53%) PHP Developer
3 450 (11.72%) Senior Developer
4 404 (10.52%) JavaScript Developer
5 375 (9.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 357 (9.30%) Web Developer
7 271 (7.06%) HTML Developer
7 271 (7.06%) Senior PHP Developer
8 214 (5.57%) Lead Developer
9 213 (5.55%) Full Stack Developer
10 192 (5.00%) HTML CSS Developer
11 160 (4.17%) MySQL Developer
11 160 (4.17%) PHP Web Developer
12 157 (4.09%) Java Developer
12 157 (4.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 149 (3.88%) Symfony Developer
14 142 (3.70%) Software Engineer
15 140 (3.65%) Junior
16 137 (3.57%) PHP Symfony Developer
17 135 (3.52%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1924 (50.10%) HTML
2 1802 (46.93%) CSS
3 1008 (26.25%) jQuery
4 836 (21.77%) HTML5
5 721 (18.78%) Symfony
6 701 (18.26%) AngularJS
7 654 (17.03%) LAMP
8 616 (16.04%) Web Services
9 580 (15.10%) CSS3
10 451 (11.74%) .NET
11 324 (8.44%) REST
11 324 (8.44%) Sass
12 299 (7.79%) Laravel
13 291 (7.58%) XML
14 281 (7.32%) JSON
15 274 (7.14%) Ajax
16 256 (6.67%) SOAP
17 243 (6.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 237 (6.17%) Backbone.js
19 216 (5.63%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 353 (9.19%) User Experience
2 338 (8.80%) Computer Science
3 201 (5.23%) Mobile App
4 165 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
5 116 (3.02%) Fintech
6 90 (2.34%) Digital Media
7 78 (2.03%) Social Media
8 76 (1.98%) Management Information System
9 66 (1.72%) e-Learning
10 56 (1.46%) Online Games
11 47 (1.22%) Mathematics
12 44 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
13 43 (1.12%) Blog
14 38 (0.99%) W3C
15 37 (0.96%) Client/Server
15 37 (0.96%) Visualisation
16 35 (0.91%) Learning Management System
17 33 (0.86%) VLE
18 31 (0.81%) Algorithms
19 30 (0.78%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 959 (24.97%) Linux
2 261 (6.80%) Windows
3 227 (5.91%) Unix
4 170 (4.43%) Android
5 169 (4.40%) CentOS
6 152 (3.96%) Apple iOS
7 99 (2.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 99 (2.58%) Ubuntu
8 65 (1.69%) Windows Server
9 58 (1.51%) Debian
10 31 (0.81%) Mac OS X
11 21 (0.55%) Solaris
12 17 (0.44%) Amazon Linux
13 16 (0.42%) Windows Phone
14 10 (0.26%) Fedora
15 9 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
16 8 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
17 6 (0.16%) AIX
17 6 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
18 5 (0.13%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1441 (37.53%) Agile Software Development
2 930 (24.22%) OO
3 822 (21.41%) MVC
4 719 (18.72%) TDD
5 612 (15.94%) E-Commerce
6 548 (14.27%) Front End Development
7 511 (13.31%) OOP
8 488 (12.71%) Scrum
9 450 (11.72%) Web Development
10 402 (10.47%) DevOps
11 400 (10.42%) Software Engineering
12 373 (9.71%) Continuous Integration
13 339 (8.83%) BDD
14 324 (8.44%) OO PHP
15 310 (8.07%) Open Source
16 244 (6.35%) Mentoring
17 242 (6.30%) Unit Testing
18 231 (6.02%) SOA
19 218 (5.68%) Project Management
20 173 (4.51%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2114 (55.05%) JavaScript
2 1052 (27.40%) Java
3 962 (25.05%) Python
4 753 (19.61%) SQL
5 571 (14.87%) Ruby
6 378 (9.84%) C#
7 274 (7.14%) Perl
8 221 (5.76%) Bash Shell
9 186 (4.84%) PHP 5
10 171 (4.45%) C++
11 135 (3.52%) Go
12 113 (2.94%) C
13 86 (2.24%) Scala
14 70 (1.82%) PowerShell
15 56 (1.46%) Shell Script
16 51 (1.33%) T-SQL
17 36 (0.94%) Objective-C
18 27 (0.70%) VB.NET
19 26 (0.68%) Groovy
20 18 (0.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 489 (12.73%) Degree
2 27 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (0.55%) CREST Certified
4 20 (0.52%) CCNA
4 20 (0.52%) Security Cleared
5 19 (0.49%) SC Cleared
6 15 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 12 (0.31%) ISEB
8 11 (0.29%) CCNP
8 11 (0.29%) CISSP
9 10 (0.26%) OSCP
10 8 (0.21%) CHECK Team Leader
10 8 (0.21%) ISTQB
10 8 (0.21%) PMI Certification
10 8 (0.21%) PMP
11 5 (0.13%) GCIA
11 5 (0.13%) GCIH
12 4 (0.10%) CCIP
12 4 (0.10%) CISM
12 4 (0.10%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 220 (5.73%) QA
2 40 (1.04%) SDET
3 16 (0.42%) SLA
4 8 (0.21%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.10%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.026%) DICOM
6 1 (0.026%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.026%) HL7
System Software
1 152 (3.96%) Varnish
2 109 (2.84%) Docker
3 70 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 33 (0.86%) Active Directory
5 22 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
6 20 (0.52%) Hyper-V
7 19 (0.49%) NFS
8 18 (0.47%) Xen
9 17 (0.44%) Postfix
9 17 (0.44%) VMware ESX
10 15 (0.39%) XenServer
11 14 (0.36%) Apache Flume
11 14 (0.36%) Squid
12 12 (0.31%) KVM
13 11 (0.29%) HDFS
14 9 (0.23%) Samba
15 8 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 8 (0.21%) vCloud
15 8 (0.21%) VirtualBox
16 7 (0.18%) iptables
Systems Management
1 279 (7.27%) Puppet
2 193 (5.03%) Opscode Chef
3 157 (4.09%) Ansible
4 109 (2.84%) Nagios
5 66 (1.72%) ZABBIX
6 32 (0.83%) Salt
7 20 (0.52%) logstash
8 15 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
9 14 (0.36%) HAProxy
10 11 (0.29%) Oozie
11 10 (0.26%) Kibana
11 10 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 10 (0.26%) Zenoss
12 9 (0.23%) Capistrano
12 9 (0.23%) cPanel
13 8 (0.21%) Plesk
14 7 (0.18%) Cacti
14 7 (0.18%) Kubernetes
15 6 (0.16%) Nmap
16 5 (0.13%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 434 (11.30%) Zend
2 153 (3.98%) Google
3 139 (3.62%) VMware
4 133 (3.46%) Adobe
5 128 (3.33%) Oracle
6 125 (3.26%) Microsoft
7 117 (3.05%) Facebook
8 110 (2.86%) Red Hat
9 94 (2.45%) Twitter
10 66 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
11 54 (1.41%) Yahoo!
12 34 (0.89%) hybris
13 32 (0.83%) Apple
13 32 (0.83%) ATG
14 31 (0.81%) IBM
15 30 (0.78%) Citrix
15 30 (0.78%) New Relic
16 28 (0.73%) Atlassian
16 28 (0.73%) Talend
17 27 (0.70%) Cisco
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + On Call + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + full benefits inc share options an
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £68000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Colossus Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: Yesterday
North London
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Kyna Associates
Salary: £60000 - £65000 Per Annum Up to £65,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Kyna Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum Up to £70,000 + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Wiser Recruitment
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum +Equity
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Seven Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Share options are on offer.
Posted: Yesterday
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: excellent salary, to 25% bonus, full bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Uncapped OTE
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday