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

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 55 42 39
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -3
Permanent jobs citing PHP 2037 2868 2618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 4.58% 5.71% 5.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.79% 10.50% 10.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1776 2505 2331
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £31,000
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
23173 27313 24246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 52.13% 54.38% 54.31%
Number of salaries quoted 19838 23328 20937
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 £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 7 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 7 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 +8 449 £50,000 +11.11% 96
Kingston Upon Thames +7 18 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Docklands, London - 14 £52,500 -
Uxbridge +5 9 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Westminster +8 6 £20,500 -39.70%
Hounslow +15 5 £60,000 +60.00%
Ruislip +3 5 £40,000 +6.66%
Twickenham 0 5 £60,000 +50.00% 2
Surbiton -3 4 £35,000 -17.64%
Croydon -5 4 £42,500 +9.67% 3
Hammersmith -15 4 £37,500 +15.38%
Wimbledon -20 4 £36,500 +7.35% 1
Enfield - 3 £23,000 -
Clapham +2 2 £43,750 -27.08%
Harrow -4 2 £52,500 +43.83%
Sidcup -7 2 £23,750 -32.14%
Ealing -13 2 £40,500 +8.12%
Wembley -4 1 £45,000 +50.00%
Chiswick -16 1 £42,500 +16.43%
Hillingdon - 1 £21,000 -
Morden - 1 £60,000 - 2
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 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 2095 (54.01%) HTML
2 2025 (52.20%) JavaScript
3 1797 (46.33%) CSS
4 1744 (44.96%) MySQL
5 1299 (33.49%) Agile Software Development
6 1076 (27.74%) Linux
7 1071 (27.61%) jQuery
8 948 (24.44%) Java
9 936 (24.13%) Git (software)
10 882 (22.74%) HTML5
11 879 (22.66%) MVC
12 832 (21.45%) Python
13 783 (20.19%) OO
14 719 (18.54%) E-Commerce
15 694 (17.89%) SQL
16 666 (17.17%) Symfony
17 646 (16.65%) Finance
18 602 (15.52%) Zend
19 560 (14.44%) LAMP
20 547 (14.10%) CSS3
21 545 (14.05%) Web Services
22 539 (13.90%) .NET
23 529 (13.64%) TDD
24 522 (13.46%) Apache
25 472 (12.17%) XML
26 470 (12.12%) Ruby
27 459 (11.83%) Perl
28 451 (11.63%) Open Source
29 443 (11.42%) OOP
30 440 (11.34%) Subversion

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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
1 522 (13.46%) Apache
2 394 (10.16%) CMS
3 379 (9.77%) Drupal
4 317 (8.17%) WordPress
5 237 (6.11%) Node.js
6 191 (4.92%) nginx
7 123 (3.17%) Tomcat
8 91 (2.35%) IIS
9 90 (2.32%) Elasticsearch
10 71 (1.83%) Apache Solr
11 49 (1.26%) JBoss
12 48 (1.24%) OpenStack
13 42 (1.08%) Confluence
14 39 (1.01%) Moodle
15 36 (0.93%) Joomla!
16 33 (0.85%) Apache Pig
16 33 (0.85%) SharePoint
17 31 (0.80%) Liferay
18 29 (0.75%) SAS
19 26 (0.67%) Mule
Applications
1 184 (4.74%) Photoshop
2 78 (2.01%) Adobe Illustrator
3 67 (1.73%) MS Excel
4 29 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 27 (0.70%) Fireworks
6 24 (0.62%) AutoCAD
7 23 (0.59%) InDesign
8 20 (0.52%) MS Office
9 18 (0.46%) SPSS
10 10 (0.26%) MS Project
11 8 (0.21%) Adobe After Effects
12 6 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
13 5 (0.13%) Acrobat
14 4 (0.10%) FastStats
14 4 (0.10%) MS Visio
15 3 (0.077%) Final Cut Pro
16 2 (0.052%) Spreadsheet
16 2 (0.052%) Adobe Premiere
17 1 (0.026%) OmniGraffle
17 1 (0.026%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 155 (4.00%) Magento
2 38 (0.98%) Adobe Campaign
3 12 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.13%) WebTrends
4 5 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.10%) Unica
5 4 (0.10%) osCommerce
5 4 (0.10%) Workday HCM
6 1 (0.026%) Shopify
6 1 (0.026%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 1 (0.026%) Primavera
6 1 (0.026%) Tridion
6 1 (0.026%) ION MarketView
6 1 (0.026%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.026%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 354 (9.13%) Amazon AWS
2 120 (3.09%) SaaS
3 102 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
4 55 (1.42%) Google Analytics
5 54 (1.39%) GitHub
6 51 (1.31%) Microsoft Azure
7 40 (1.03%) Amazon S3
8 39 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
9 36 (0.93%) Route 53
10 33 (0.85%) AWS CloudFormation
10 33 (0.85%) Silverpop
11 26 (0.67%) IaaS
12 25 (0.64%) PaaS
13 15 (0.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 14 (0.36%) Amazon EMR
15 13 (0.34%) OpenShift
16 12 (0.31%) CloudFront
16 12 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
17 11 (0.28%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 11 (0.28%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 166 (4.28%) DNS
2 144 (3.71%) Internet
3 138 (3.56%) HTTP
4 105 (2.71%) TCP/IP
5 96 (2.47%) Firewall
6 85 (2.19%) VPN
7 58 (1.50%) SSH
8 48 (1.24%) SSL
9 41 (1.06%) LDAP
10 40 (1.03%) SAN
11 32 (0.82%) Intranet
11 32 (0.82%) IPsec
12 31 (0.80%) NAS
13 30 (0.77%) VLAN
14 29 (0.75%) Network Security
15 27 (0.70%) WAN
16 26 (0.67%) BGP
17 25 (0.64%) DHCP
18 24 (0.62%) FTP
19 23 (0.59%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1744 (44.96%) MySQL
2 304 (7.84%) MongoDB
3 269 (6.93%) Relational Database
4 264 (6.81%) NoSQL
5 255 (6.57%) SQL Server
6 195 (5.03%) Redis
7 185 (4.77%) PostgreSQL
8 124 (3.20%) Apache Cassandra
9 106 (2.73%) Big Data
10 96 (2.47%) RDBMS
11 68 (1.75%) Hadoop
12 36 (0.93%) Couchbase
12 36 (0.93%) HBase
13 33 (0.85%) Apache Hive
14 30 (0.77%) MariaDB
15 25 (0.64%) Amazon RDS
16 22 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
16 22 (0.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 20 (0.52%) Pentaho
17 20 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 936 (24.13%) Git (software)
2 440 (11.34%) Subversion
3 242 (6.24%) Jenkins
4 182 (4.69%) PHPUnit
5 148 (3.82%) JIRA
6 133 (3.43%) Selenium
7 97 (2.50%) Behat
8 78 (2.01%) Maven
9 70 (1.80%) Xcode
10 68 (1.75%) Grunt
11 58 (1.50%) Cucumber
12 57 (1.47%) Eclipse
13 55 (1.42%) WebDriver
14 49 (1.26%) Hudson
15 43 (1.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 43 (1.11%) JUnit
16 37 (0.95%) Mercurial
17 35 (0.90%) Ant
18 29 (0.75%) Bitbucket
18 29 (0.75%) TeamCity
General
1 646 (16.65%) Finance
2 401 (10.34%) Marketing
3 153 (3.94%) Advertising
3 153 (3.94%) Retail
4 129 (3.33%) Games
5 103 (2.66%) Telecoms
6 102 (2.63%) Banking
7 82 (2.11%) Publishing
8 46 (1.19%) Law
9 44 (1.13%) Back Office
10 32 (0.82%) Legal
11 26 (0.67%) Multimedia
12 24 (0.62%) Investment Banking
13 16 (0.41%) Manufacturing
14 12 (0.31%) iGaming
15 11 (0.28%) Front Office
15 11 (0.28%) Financial Institution
16 9 (0.23%) Portuguese Language
17 5 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
17 5 (0.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2437 (62.83%) Developer
2 1123 (28.95%) PHP Developer
3 512 (13.20%) Senior Developer
4 420 (10.83%) Web Developer
5 287 (7.40%) Senior PHP Developer
6 273 (7.04%) Front-End Developer
7 166 (4.28%) Administrator
8 164 (4.23%) DevOps Engineer
9 154 (3.97%) Systems Administrator
10 150 (3.87%) Junior
11 142 (3.66%) Architect
12 129 (3.33%) PHP Symfony Developer
13 120 (3.09%) Lead Developer
14 109 (2.81%) PHP MySQL Developer
15 102 (2.63%) Junior Developer
15 102 (2.63%) Drupal Developer
16 101 (2.60%) Software Developer
17 100 (2.58%) Software Engineer
18 96 (2.47%) Linux Administrator
19 88 (2.27%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2095 (54.01%) HTML
2 1797 (46.33%) CSS
3 1071 (27.61%) jQuery
4 882 (22.74%) HTML5
5 666 (17.17%) Symfony
6 560 (14.44%) LAMP
7 547 (14.10%) CSS3
8 545 (14.05%) Web Services
9 539 (13.90%) .NET
10 472 (12.17%) XML
11 434 (11.19%) Ajax
12 331 (8.53%) Laravel
13 325 (8.38%) REST
14 321 (8.28%) AngularJS
15 260 (6.70%) JSON
16 232 (5.98%) XHTML
17 225 (5.80%) SOAP
18 216 (5.57%) Sass
19 206 (5.31%) ASP.NET
20 185 (4.77%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 451 (11.63%) Open Source
2 314 (8.09%) User Experience
3 239 (6.16%) Computer Science
4 196 (5.05%) Mobile App
5 163 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
6 155 (4.00%) Social Media
7 75 (1.93%) W3C
8 66 (1.70%) Mathematics
9 63 (1.62%) Digital Media
10 54 (1.39%) Smartphone
11 50 (1.29%) iPad
11 50 (1.29%) Algorithms
12 43 (1.11%) iPhone
13 42 (1.08%) Visualisation
14 41 (1.06%) Social Network
15 38 (0.98%) Graphic Design
16 32 (0.82%) Replication
16 32 (0.82%) Data Structures
17 30 (0.77%) Physics
17 30 (0.77%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1076 (27.74%) Linux
2 329 (8.48%) UNIX
3 278 (7.17%) Windows
4 198 (5.10%) Apple iOS
5 188 (4.85%) CentOS
6 180 (4.64%) Ubuntu
7 167 (4.31%) Android
8 160 (4.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 63 (1.62%) Debian
10 49 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
11 44 (1.13%) Mac OS X
12 32 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
13 25 (0.64%) Solaris
14 22 (0.57%) Fedora
14 22 (0.57%) CoreOS
15 18 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
16 13 (0.34%) Windows XP
17 12 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
17 12 (0.31%) Windows 7
17 12 (0.31%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1299 (33.49%) Agile Software Development
2 879 (22.66%) MVC
3 783 (20.19%) OO
4 719 (18.54%) E-Commerce
5 529 (13.64%) TDD
6 443 (11.42%) OOP
7 418 (10.78%) Scrum
8 416 (10.72%) DevOps
9 398 (10.26%) Web Development
10 358 (9.23%) OO PHP
11 323 (8.33%) BDD
12 303 (7.81%) Software Engineering
13 302 (7.79%) Continuous Integration
14 202 (5.21%) Unit Testing
15 201 (5.18%) Analytics
16 197 (5.08%) CRM
17 194 (5.00%) Project Management
18 167 (4.31%) Responsive Web Design
19 164 (4.23%) SEO
20 154 (3.97%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2025 (52.20%) JavaScript
2 948 (24.44%) Java
3 832 (21.45%) Python
4 694 (17.89%) SQL
5 470 (12.12%) Ruby
6 459 (11.83%) Perl
7 403 (10.39%) C#
8 351 (9.05%) PHP5
9 284 (7.32%) Bash Shell
10 238 (6.14%) C++
11 144 (3.71%) Shell Script
12 135 (3.48%) C
13 90 (2.32%) Go
14 85 (2.19%) Objective-C
15 54 (1.39%) PowerShell
16 52 (1.34%) Scala
17 46 (1.19%) VBA
17 46 (1.19%) T-SQL
18 37 (0.95%) VB.NET
19 31 (0.80%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 434 (11.19%) Degree
2 43 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
4 22 (0.57%) CCNP
5 21 (0.54%) CCNA
6 17 (0.44%) Security Cleared
7 14 (0.36%) ISTQB
8 13 (0.34%) SC Cleared
9 12 (0.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 9 (0.23%) PhD
11 7 (0.18%) ISEB
12 6 (0.15%) CCIE
12 6 (0.15%) RHCE
12 6 (0.15%) Sun Certification
13 5 (0.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 5 (0.13%) CCIP
13 5 (0.13%) CISSP
13 5 (0.13%) CEH
14 4 (0.10%) Oracle Certification
15 3 (0.077%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 234 (6.03%) QA
2 26 (0.67%) SLA
3 17 (0.44%) ISO 9001
4 12 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.18%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.13%) WAI
7 4 (0.10%) WCAG
8 2 (0.052%) GCP
8 2 (0.052%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.026%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 141 (3.63%) Varnish
2 118 (3.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 77 (1.99%) Docker
4 44 (1.13%) vSphere
5 34 (0.88%) Active Directory
6 31 (0.80%) KVM
7 30 (0.77%) NFS
8 29 (0.75%) Xen
9 28 (0.72%) Apache Flume
10 18 (0.46%) VirtualBox
11 17 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
11 17 (0.44%) Hyper-V
12 14 (0.36%) Samba
12 14 (0.36%) HDFS
13 13 (0.34%) VMware ESX
13 13 (0.34%) Postfix
14 12 (0.31%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 12 (0.31%) Veritas File System
14 12 (0.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 9 (0.23%) iptables
Systems Management
1 362 (9.33%) Puppet
2 267 (6.88%) Opscode Chef
3 137 (3.53%) Nagios
4 105 (2.71%) Ansible
5 87 (2.24%) Salt
6 73 (1.88%) Vagrant
7 57 (1.47%) ZABBIX
8 35 (0.90%) HAProxy
9 32 (0.82%) Capistrano
10 27 (0.70%) logstash
10 27 (0.70%) Cacti
11 15 (0.39%) Zenoss
12 13 (0.34%) Ganglia
13 12 (0.31%) Legato
13 12 (0.31%) Graphite
14 11 (0.28%) Kubernetes
15 10 (0.26%) TeamSite
15 10 (0.26%) Red Hat Satellite
16 9 (0.23%) Graylog
16 9 (0.23%) Linux-HA
Vendors
1 602 (15.52%) Zend
2 311 (8.02%) Oracle
3 189 (4.87%) Red Hat
4 182 (4.69%) VMware
5 151 (3.89%) Google
6 149 (3.84%) Microsoft
6 149 (3.84%) Facebook
7 146 (3.76%) Adobe
8 97 (2.50%) Cisco
9 68 (1.75%) Twitter
10 53 (1.37%) HP
11 49 (1.26%) hybris
12 46 (1.19%) Splunk
13 41 (1.06%) Rackspace
14 37 (0.95%) SaltStack
15 35 (0.90%) Apple
16 33 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
17 26 (0.67%) Atlassian
17 26 (0.67%) Veritas
18 25 (0.64%) TOWER Software
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, bens, shares
Posted: 54 minutes ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Austin Fraser Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Huntress Group - Technology Perms
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Cielo Talent - Nice
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing IT
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Not specified
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Huntress Group - Technology Perms
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 38k per year
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37500 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Premier IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Search Consultancy
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Search Consultancy
Posted: 18 hours ago