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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 57 42 41
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -1
Permanent jobs citing PHP 1975 2638 2489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 4.52% 5.66% 5.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.78% 10.40% 10.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1666 2216 2209
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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
22492 25369 24673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 51.44% 54.45% 55.18%
Number of salaries quoted 19268 21442 21307
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 £75,500
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 31 March 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 March 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 -3 411 £50,000 +11.11% 83
Kingston Upon Thames +3 23 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Westminster +12 8 £20,500 -41.42%
Docklands, London +6 7 £50,000 +17.64%
Uxbridge +6 7 £45,000 - 3
Surbiton -2 6 £35,000 -17.64%
Ruislip +3 5 £40,000 +6.66%
Clapham +1 4 £39,500 -16.84%
Wimbledon -15 4 £37,500 +7.14%
Enfield - 3 £23,000 -
Hounslow +10 2 £60,000 +60.00%
Twickenham +2 2 £60,000 -
Sidcup -10 2 £23,750 -32.14%
Croydon +4 1 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Harrow -3 1 £37,500 +1.35%
Ealing -8 1 £40,000 +6.78%
Wembley -10 1 £45,000 +50.00%
Hillingdon - 1 £21,000 -
Grays - 1 £20,000 -
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 2196 (54.69%) HTML
2 2147 (53.47%) JavaScript
3 1954 (48.67%) CSS
4 1802 (44.88%) MySQL
5 1340 (33.37%) Agile Software Development
6 1180 (29.39%) jQuery
7 1076 (26.80%) Linux
8 957 (23.84%) Git (software)
9 956 (23.81%) MVC
10 943 (23.49%) Java
10 943 (23.49%) HTML5
11 849 (21.15%) Python
12 830 (20.67%) OO
13 715 (17.81%) SQL
14 705 (17.56%) E-Commerce
15 698 (17.38%) Symfony
16 656 (16.34%) LAMP
17 653 (16.26%) Zend
18 613 (15.27%) Finance
19 579 (14.42%) Web Services
20 574 (14.30%) CSS3
21 553 (13.77%) XML
22 527 (13.13%) Apache
23 519 (12.93%) .NET
23 519 (12.93%) TDD
24 502 (12.50%) Perl
25 494 (12.30%) Subversion
25 494 (12.30%) Ajax
26 492 (12.25%) Ruby
27 489 (12.18%) OOP

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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
1 527 (13.13%) Apache
2 411 (10.24%) CMS
3 404 (10.06%) Drupal
4 379 (9.44%) WordPress
5 258 (6.43%) Node.js
6 184 (4.58%) nginx
7 140 (3.49%) Tomcat
8 86 (2.14%) Elasticsearch
9 85 (2.12%) IIS
10 67 (1.67%) Apache Solr
11 59 (1.47%) JBoss
12 52 (1.30%) Confluence
13 44 (1.10%) Moodle
14 42 (1.05%) Joomla!
15 39 (0.97%) Adobe CQ
16 37 (0.92%) OpenStack
17 34 (0.85%) Liferay
18 30 (0.75%) SharePoint
19 25 (0.62%) Mule
20 23 (0.57%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 198 (4.93%) Photoshop
2 85 (2.12%) Adobe Illustrator
3 79 (1.97%) MS Excel
4 32 (0.80%) Fireworks
5 30 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 28 (0.70%) MS Office
7 22 (0.55%) InDesign
8 19 (0.47%) AutoCAD
9 11 (0.27%) MS Visio
10 9 (0.22%) SPSS
10 9 (0.22%) MS Project
11 8 (0.20%) Adobe After Effects
12 6 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
13 4 (0.100%) Acrobat
13 4 (0.100%) Final Cut Pro
14 2 (0.050%) Mingle
14 2 (0.050%) Spreadsheet
14 2 (0.050%) Adobe Premiere
15 1 (0.025%) FastStats
15 1 (0.025%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 196 (4.88%) Magento
2 55 (1.37%) Google Analytics
3 7 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (0.12%) WebTrends
6 4 (0.100%) osCommerce
7 3 (0.075%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.050%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.050%) SiteCatalyst
8 2 (0.050%) Shopify
9 1 (0.025%) ION MarketView
9 1 (0.025%) SAP SRM
9 1 (0.025%) PeopleSoft Financials
9 1 (0.025%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 226 (5.63%) Amazon AWS
2 108 (2.69%) SaaS
3 89 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
4 67 (1.67%) GitHub
5 55 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
6 48 (1.20%) Amazon S3
7 39 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
8 29 (0.72%) Route 53
9 28 (0.70%) AWS CloudFormation
10 25 (0.62%) PaaS
11 19 (0.47%) IaaS
12 15 (0.37%) OpenShift
13 13 (0.32%) CloudFront
14 12 (0.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 9 (0.22%) SoftLayer
16 8 (0.20%) Rackspace Cloud
17 7 (0.17%) Google Apps
17 7 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
17 7 (0.17%) Datadog
18 6 (0.15%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 149 (3.71%) DNS
2 131 (3.26%) Internet
3 128 (3.19%) HTTP
4 102 (2.54%) TCP/IP
5 101 (2.52%) Firewall
6 73 (1.82%) VPN
7 68 (1.69%) SSH
8 48 (1.20%) SAN
9 44 (1.10%) SSL
10 39 (0.97%) LDAP
11 38 (0.95%) WAN
11 38 (0.95%) BGP
12 34 (0.85%) IPsec
12 34 (0.85%) NAS
13 29 (0.72%) SMTP
13 29 (0.72%) Broadband
14 28 (0.70%) Intranet
14 28 (0.70%) VLAN
15 26 (0.65%) OpenVPN
16 25 (0.62%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1802 (44.88%) MySQL
2 296 (7.37%) MongoDB
3 283 (7.05%) NoSQL
4 255 (6.35%) Relational Database
5 247 (6.15%) SQL Server
6 177 (4.41%) PostgreSQL
7 171 (4.26%) Redis
8 123 (3.06%) Big Data
9 103 (2.57%) RDBMS
10 100 (2.49%) Apache Cassandra
11 55 (1.37%) Hadoop
12 37 (0.92%) Couchbase
13 33 (0.82%) MariaDB
14 27 (0.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 26 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
16 25 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
17 24 (0.60%) Data Mining
18 23 (0.57%) Apache Hive
19 21 (0.52%) Amazon RDS
20 18 (0.45%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 957 (23.84%) Git (software)
2 494 (12.30%) Subversion
3 216 (5.38%) Jenkins
4 188 (4.68%) PHPUnit
5 151 (3.76%) JIRA
6 117 (2.91%) Behat
7 111 (2.76%) Selenium
8 75 (1.87%) Maven
9 72 (1.79%) Xcode
10 63 (1.57%) Eclipse
11 52 (1.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 52 (1.30%) WebDriver
12 50 (1.25%) Mercurial
13 49 (1.22%) Cucumber
14 47 (1.17%) Hudson
14 47 (1.17%) Grunt
15 42 (1.05%) JUnit
16 37 (0.92%) Ant
17 34 (0.85%) Bitbucket
18 32 (0.80%) Visual Studio
General
1 613 (15.27%) Finance
2 437 (10.88%) Marketing
3 179 (4.46%) Advertising
4 167 (4.16%) Retail
5 142 (3.54%) Games
6 109 (2.71%) Telecoms
7 88 (2.19%) Banking
8 70 (1.74%) Publishing
9 50 (1.25%) Law
10 48 (1.20%) Back Office
11 34 (0.85%) Multimedia
12 33 (0.82%) Legal
13 31 (0.77%) Manufacturing
14 23 (0.57%) Investment Banking
15 12 (0.30%) iGaming
16 11 (0.27%) Front Office
17 9 (0.22%) Financial Institution
17 9 (0.22%) Portuguese Language
17 9 (0.22%) French Language
18 6 (0.15%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2603 (64.83%) Developer
2 1187 (29.56%) PHP Developer
3 529 (13.18%) Senior Developer
4 471 (11.73%) Web Developer
5 296 (7.37%) Senior PHP Developer
6 281 (7.00%) Front-End Developer
7 206 (5.13%) Administrator
8 185 (4.61%) Systems Administrator
9 152 (3.79%) Junior
10 143 (3.56%) Lead Developer
11 139 (3.46%) DevOps Engineer
12 132 (3.29%) PHP Symfony Developer
13 127 (3.16%) Linux Administrator
14 126 (3.14%) Architect
15 120 (2.99%) PHP MySQL Developer
16 114 (2.84%) Software Engineer
17 107 (2.67%) Drupal Developer
18 105 (2.62%) Linux Systems Administrator
19 103 (2.57%) Junior Developer
20 99 (2.47%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2196 (54.69%) HTML
2 1954 (48.67%) CSS
3 1180 (29.39%) jQuery
4 943 (23.49%) HTML5
5 698 (17.38%) Symfony
6 656 (16.34%) LAMP
7 579 (14.42%) Web Services
8 574 (14.30%) CSS3
9 553 (13.77%) XML
10 519 (12.93%) .NET
11 494 (12.30%) Ajax
12 345 (8.59%) REST
12 345 (8.59%) AngularJS
13 311 (7.75%) JSON
14 308 (7.67%) Laravel
15 292 (7.27%) SOAP
16 258 (6.43%) XHTML
17 203 (5.06%) Sass
18 191 (4.76%) Backbone.js
19 188 (4.68%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 438 (10.91%) Open Source
2 334 (8.32%) User Experience
3 251 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 204 (5.08%) Mobile App
5 167 (4.16%) Social Media
6 160 (3.99%) Analytical Skills
7 101 (2.52%) W3C
8 70 (1.74%) Digital Media
9 54 (1.34%) Algorithms
9 54 (1.34%) Mathematics
10 50 (1.25%) Social Network
11 46 (1.15%) iPhone
11 46 (1.15%) iPad
12 42 (1.05%) Smartphone
13 41 (1.02%) Graphic Design
14 39 (0.97%) Visualisation
15 33 (0.82%) Replication
15 33 (0.82%) Clustering
16 31 (0.77%) Data Structures
17 29 (0.72%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1076 (26.80%) Linux
2 350 (8.72%) UNIX
3 271 (6.75%) Windows
4 209 (5.21%) CentOS
5 204 (5.08%) Apple iOS
6 175 (4.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 170 (4.23%) Android
8 162 (4.03%) Ubuntu
9 61 (1.52%) Debian
10 49 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
11 41 (1.02%) Mac OS X
12 36 (0.90%) Solaris
13 32 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
14 18 (0.45%) Fedora
15 16 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
16 13 (0.32%) Amazon Linux
16 13 (0.32%) Windows XP
17 12 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
18 11 (0.27%) CoreOS
19 10 (0.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1340 (33.37%) Agile Software Development
2 956 (23.81%) MVC
3 830 (20.67%) OO
4 705 (17.56%) E-Commerce
5 519 (12.93%) TDD
6 489 (12.18%) OOP
7 450 (11.21%) Web Development
8 378 (9.41%) Scrum
9 364 (9.07%) DevOps
10 359 (8.94%) OO PHP
11 325 (8.09%) Software Engineering
12 314 (7.82%) Continuous Integration
13 310 (7.72%) BDD
14 219 (5.45%) Analytics
15 199 (4.96%) Responsive Web Design
16 187 (4.66%) SEO
17 183 (4.56%) Project Management
18 178 (4.43%) Unit Testing
19 171 (4.26%) CRM
20 163 (4.06%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2147 (53.47%) JavaScript
2 943 (23.49%) Java
3 849 (21.15%) Python
4 715 (17.81%) SQL
5 502 (12.50%) Perl
6 492 (12.25%) Ruby
7 392 (9.76%) PHP5
8 377 (9.39%) C#
9 272 (6.77%) Bash Shell
10 197 (4.91%) C++
11 138 (3.44%) Shell Script
12 116 (2.89%) C
13 108 (2.69%) Objective-C
14 76 (1.89%) Golang
15 53 (1.32%) VBA
16 51 (1.27%) PowerShell
17 43 (1.07%) T-SQL
18 41 (1.02%) VB.NET
19 39 (0.97%) Scala
20 33 (0.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 424 (10.56%) Degree
2 48 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (0.62%) CCNA
4 22 (0.55%) CCNP
5 19 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
6 17 (0.42%) Security Cleared
7 14 (0.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 13 (0.32%) ISTQB
9 10 (0.25%) SC Cleared
9 10 (0.25%) RHCE
10 9 (0.22%) Sun Certification
11 8 (0.20%) PhD
12 7 (0.17%) CCIP
12 7 (0.17%) ISEB
13 6 (0.15%) CCIE
14 5 (0.12%) CISSP
14 5 (0.12%) CEH
15 4 (0.100%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 4 (0.100%) Oracle Certification
16 3 (0.075%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 232 (5.78%) QA
2 25 (0.62%) SLA
3 22 (0.55%) ISO 9001
4 8 (0.20%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.15%) WAI
5 6 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.100%) WCAG
6 4 (0.100%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.050%) GCP
8 1 (0.025%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 119 (2.96%) Varnish
2 111 (2.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 62 (1.54%) Docker
4 55 (1.37%) vSphere
5 42 (1.05%) Active Directory
6 31 (0.77%) NFS
7 28 (0.70%) Hyper-V
8 27 (0.67%) Xen
8 27 (0.67%) KVM
9 21 (0.52%) Apache Flume
10 18 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
11 17 (0.42%) Postfix
12 14 (0.35%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 14 (0.35%) Veritas File System
12 14 (0.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 14 (0.35%) VMware ESX
13 13 (0.32%) Samba
14 9 (0.22%) Terminal Services
14 9 (0.22%) vCloud
14 9 (0.22%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 324 (8.07%) Puppet
2 239 (5.95%) Opscode Chef
3 140 (3.49%) Nagios
4 79 (1.97%) Ansible
5 70 (1.74%) Salt
6 62 (1.54%) Vagrant
7 51 (1.27%) ZABBIX
8 41 (1.02%) Cacti
9 35 (0.87%) HAProxy
10 26 (0.65%) logstash
11 23 (0.57%) Capistrano
12 15 (0.37%) Ganglia
13 14 (0.35%) Legato
14 13 (0.32%) Red Hat Satellite
15 12 (0.30%) Graphite
16 11 (0.27%) Zenoss
16 11 (0.27%) NetBackup
17 10 (0.25%) Munin
18 9 (0.22%) Linux-HA
18 9 (0.22%) Graylog
Vendors
1 653 (16.26%) Zend
2 255 (6.35%) Oracle
3 181 (4.51%) Red Hat
4 171 (4.26%) VMware
5 170 (4.23%) Facebook
6 167 (4.16%) Microsoft
7 153 (3.81%) Adobe
8 143 (3.56%) Google
9 107 (2.67%) Cisco
10 83 (2.07%) Twitter
11 60 (1.49%) HP
12 53 (1.32%) hybris
13 38 (0.95%) Atlassian
13 38 (0.95%) Rackspace
14 37 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
15 34 (0.85%) Apple
15 34 (0.85%) Splunk
16 29 (0.72%) Veritas
17 24 (0.60%) NetApp
17 24 (0.60%) TOWER Software
London
Hays IT
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits+bonus+package
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Insurance + Dental
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + bonus/ benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
South East London
The Client Relationship Consultancy
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 9 hours ago
Central London / West End
Nakama
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £43000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Gold Group
Salary: Market rates depending on experience
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago