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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 56 43 42
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -1
Permanent jobs citing PHP 1824 2423 2353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 4.48% 5.72% 5.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.77% 10.49% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1497 2028 2091
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
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
20793 23108 23907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 51.07% 54.54% 55.24%
Number of salaries quoted 17815 19450 20664
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 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 6 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 6 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 -11 362 £50,000 +11.11% 83
Kingston Upon Thames +8 17 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Clapham - 6 £39,000 -
Hounslow +8 5 £80,000 +56.09% 1
Uxbridge +2 5 £45,000 - 1
Westminster +14 4 £57,500 +64.28%
Surbiton +4 4 £45,000 - 1
Docklands, London +3 4 £47,500 +11.76%
Grays - 4 £20,000 -
Hammersmith -3 3 £36,000 -40.00%
Wimbledon -11 3 £37,500 +11.11%
Ruislip - 3 £40,000 -
Hillingdon - 2 £21,000 -
Enfield - 2 £23,000 - 1
Twickenham +2 1 £60,000 +41.17% 1
New Malden -5 1 £52,500 -
Harrow -7 1 £37,500 +5.80%
Wembley -9 1 £45,000 +50.00%
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 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 (54.22%) HTML
2 2144 (52.94%) JavaScript
3 2012 (49.68%) CSS
4 1833 (45.26%) MySQL
5 1367 (33.75%) Agile Software Development
6 1263 (31.19%) jQuery
7 1076 (26.57%) Linux
8 987 (24.37%) HTML5
9 970 (23.95%) MVC
10 967 (23.88%) Git (software)
11 931 (22.99%) Java
12 864 (21.33%) OO
13 845 (20.86%) Python
14 751 (18.54%) Symfony
15 721 (17.80%) LAMP
16 720 (17.78%) SQL
17 712 (17.58%) E-Commerce
18 674 (16.64%) Zend
19 610 (15.06%) CSS3
20 588 (14.52%) Web Services
20 588 (14.52%) Finance
21 559 (13.80%) XML
22 540 (13.33%) Apache
23 515 (12.72%) OOP
24 513 (12.67%) Perl
25 503 (12.42%) Ajax
26 498 (12.30%) TDD
27 496 (12.25%) Ruby
28 493 (12.17%) Subversion
29 484 (11.95%) .NET

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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
1 540 (13.33%) Apache
2 435 (10.74%) CMS
3 433 (10.69%) Drupal
4 403 (9.95%) WordPress
5 253 (6.25%) Node.js
6 183 (4.52%) nginx
7 146 (3.60%) Tomcat
8 87 (2.15%) Elasticsearch
9 86 (2.12%) IIS
10 73 (1.80%) Apache Solr
11 57 (1.41%) JBoss
12 55 (1.36%) Confluence
13 51 (1.26%) Joomla!
14 42 (1.04%) Moodle
15 38 (0.94%) OpenStack
15 38 (0.94%) Adobe CQ
16 34 (0.84%) Liferay
17 26 (0.64%) SharePoint
18 25 (0.62%) Mule
19 21 (0.52%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 195 (4.81%) Photoshop
2 87 (2.15%) Adobe Illustrator
3 75 (1.85%) MS Excel
4 32 (0.79%) Fireworks
5 27 (0.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 25 (0.62%) MS Office
7 21 (0.52%) InDesign
8 17 (0.42%) AutoCAD
9 13 (0.32%) MS Visio
10 8 (0.20%) MS Project
10 8 (0.20%) Adobe After Effects
11 6 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
12 4 (0.099%) Acrobat
12 4 (0.099%) Final Cut Pro
13 3 (0.074%) SPSS
14 2 (0.049%) Adobe Premiere
14 2 (0.049%) Mingle
15 1 (0.025%) Spreadsheet
15 1 (0.025%) FastStats
15 1 (0.025%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 194 (4.79%) Magento
2 45 (1.11%) Google Analytics
3 6 (0.15%) osCommerce
3 6 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (0.12%) WebTrends
5 4 (0.099%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.099%) Shopify
6 3 (0.074%) Tridion
6 3 (0.074%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.049%) Oracle CRM
7 2 (0.049%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.049%) SiteCatalyst
8 1 (0.025%) ION MarketView
8 1 (0.025%) Zen Cart
8 1 (0.025%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 235 (5.80%) Amazon AWS
2 97 (2.40%) SaaS
3 84 (2.07%) GitHub
4 78 (1.93%) Amazon EC2
5 53 (1.31%) Amazon S3
6 52 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
7 32 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
7 32 (0.79%) PaaS
8 20 (0.49%) Route 53
9 16 (0.40%) IaaS
10 14 (0.35%) OpenShift
10 14 (0.35%) CloudFront
11 9 (0.22%) SoftLayer
12 8 (0.20%) Rackspace Cloud
13 7 (0.17%) Google Apps
14 6 (0.15%) Office 365
15 5 (0.12%) Amazon SQS
16 4 (0.099%) Joyent
16 4 (0.099%) Amazon ELB
17 3 (0.074%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 144 (3.56%) DNS
2 122 (3.01%) Internet
3 116 (2.86%) HTTP
4 110 (2.72%) Firewall
5 96 (2.37%) TCP/IP
6 68 (1.68%) SSH
7 63 (1.56%) VPN
8 49 (1.21%) SAN
9 44 (1.09%) SSL
10 41 (1.01%) LDAP
11 39 (0.96%) BGP
12 38 (0.94%) Broadband
13 37 (0.91%) WAN
14 29 (0.72%) SMTP
15 28 (0.69%) Intranet
15 28 (0.69%) NAS
16 27 (0.67%) VLAN
16 27 (0.67%) MPLS
16 27 (0.67%) IPsec
17 25 (0.62%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1833 (45.26%) MySQL
2 287 (7.09%) MongoDB
3 283 (6.99%) NoSQL
4 251 (6.20%) SQL Server
5 249 (6.15%) Relational Database
6 177 (4.37%) PostgreSQL
7 157 (3.88%) Redis
8 123 (3.04%) Big Data
9 100 (2.47%) RDBMS
10 84 (2.07%) Apache Cassandra
11 51 (1.26%) Hadoop
12 37 (0.91%) Couchbase
13 30 (0.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 30 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
14 28 (0.69%) Data Mining
14 28 (0.69%) MariaDB
15 25 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
16 23 (0.57%) Amazon RDS
17 19 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
18 17 (0.42%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 967 (23.88%) Git (software)
2 493 (12.17%) Subversion
3 215 (5.31%) Jenkins
4 191 (4.72%) PHPUnit
5 144 (3.56%) JIRA
6 125 (3.09%) Behat
7 103 (2.54%) Selenium
8 73 (1.80%) Maven
9 70 (1.73%) Eclipse
10 68 (1.68%) Xcode
11 54 (1.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 53 (1.31%) WebDriver
13 51 (1.26%) Cucumber
14 50 (1.23%) Hudson
15 48 (1.19%) Mercurial
16 39 (0.96%) JUnit
17 37 (0.91%) Visual Studio
17 37 (0.91%) PhpStorm
18 36 (0.89%) Ant
18 36 (0.89%) Bitbucket
General
1 588 (14.52%) Finance
2 451 (11.14%) Marketing
3 198 (4.89%) Advertising
4 164 (4.05%) Retail
5 148 (3.65%) Games
6 89 (2.20%) Telecoms
7 81 (2.00%) Banking
8 67 (1.65%) Publishing
9 52 (1.28%) Law
10 45 (1.11%) Back Office
11 39 (0.96%) Legal
12 37 (0.91%) Multimedia
13 36 (0.89%) Manufacturing
14 24 (0.59%) Investment Banking
15 12 (0.30%) iGaming
16 10 (0.25%) Front Office
17 9 (0.22%) Financial Institution
17 9 (0.22%) Portuguese Language
18 6 (0.15%) German Language
18 6 (0.15%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2682 (66.22%) Developer
2 1244 (30.72%) PHP Developer
3 542 (13.38%) Senior Developer
4 484 (11.95%) Web Developer
5 317 (7.83%) Senior PHP Developer
6 279 (6.89%) Front-End Developer
7 228 (5.63%) Administrator
8 195 (4.81%) Systems Administrator
9 165 (4.07%) Junior
10 150 (3.70%) PHP Symfony Developer
11 149 (3.68%) Lead Developer
12 146 (3.60%) Linux Administrator
13 137 (3.38%) PHP MySQL Developer
14 131 (3.23%) DevOps Engineer
15 123 (3.04%) Architect
16 122 (3.01%) Drupal Developer
17 118 (2.91%) Linux Systems Administrator
18 116 (2.86%) Software Engineer
18 116 (2.86%) Junior Developer
19 107 (2.64%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2196 (54.22%) HTML
2 2012 (49.68%) CSS
3 1263 (31.19%) jQuery
4 987 (24.37%) HTML5
5 751 (18.54%) Symfony
6 721 (17.80%) LAMP
7 610 (15.06%) CSS3
8 588 (14.52%) Web Services
9 559 (13.80%) XML
10 503 (12.42%) Ajax
11 484 (11.95%) .NET
12 353 (8.72%) AngularJS
13 332 (8.20%) REST
14 306 (7.56%) SOAP
14 306 (7.56%) JSON
15 283 (6.99%) Laravel
16 263 (6.49%) XHTML
17 203 (5.01%) Backbone.js
18 191 (4.72%) Sass
19 190 (4.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 438 (10.81%) Open Source
2 338 (8.35%) User Experience
3 258 (6.37%) Computer Science
4 202 (4.99%) Mobile App
5 163 (4.02%) Social Media
6 145 (3.58%) Analytical Skills
7 105 (2.59%) W3C
8 63 (1.56%) Digital Media
9 53 (1.31%) Algorithms
10 51 (1.26%) Social Network
11 45 (1.11%) iPhone
12 44 (1.09%) Clustering
13 42 (1.04%) Mathematics
13 42 (1.04%) iPad
14 39 (0.96%) Visualisation
15 37 (0.91%) Graphic Design
16 32 (0.79%) Smartphone
16 32 (0.79%) Blog
16 32 (0.79%) Data Structures
17 31 (0.77%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1076 (26.57%) Linux
2 370 (9.14%) UNIX
3 268 (6.62%) Windows
4 211 (5.21%) CentOS
5 208 (5.14%) Apple iOS
6 179 (4.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 176 (4.35%) Android
8 145 (3.58%) Ubuntu
9 48 (1.19%) Debian
10 47 (1.16%) Solaris
11 42 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
12 41 (1.01%) Mac OS X
13 28 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
14 17 (0.42%) Fedora
15 14 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
16 13 (0.32%) Windows 7
17 10 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
18 9 (0.22%) Windows XP
18 9 (0.22%) Amazon Linux
18 9 (0.22%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1367 (33.75%) Agile Software Development
2 970 (23.95%) MVC
3 864 (21.33%) OO
4 712 (17.58%) E-Commerce
5 515 (12.72%) OOP
6 498 (12.30%) TDD
7 458 (11.31%) Web Development
8 400 (9.88%) Scrum
9 351 (8.67%) OO PHP
10 342 (8.44%) Software Engineering
11 332 (8.20%) DevOps
12 305 (7.53%) Continuous Integration
13 283 (6.99%) BDD
14 211 (5.21%) Responsive Web Design
15 208 (5.14%) Analytics
16 189 (4.67%) SEO
17 181 (4.47%) Mentoring
18 174 (4.30%) Project Management
19 158 (3.90%) Unit Testing
20 153 (3.78%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2144 (52.94%) JavaScript
2 931 (22.99%) Java
3 845 (20.86%) Python
4 720 (17.78%) SQL
5 513 (12.67%) Perl
6 496 (12.25%) Ruby
7 453 (11.19%) PHP5
8 367 (9.06%) C#
9 253 (6.25%) Bash Shell
10 188 (4.64%) C++
11 116 (2.86%) Shell Script
11 116 (2.86%) Objective-C
12 105 (2.59%) C
13 54 (1.33%) PowerShell
13 54 (1.33%) Golang
14 48 (1.19%) VBA
15 41 (1.01%) VB
16 39 (0.96%) VB.NET
17 38 (0.94%) Scala
18 34 (0.84%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 423 (10.44%) Degree
2 95 (2.35%) VCP4
3 51 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (0.64%) CCNA
5 25 (0.62%) CCNP
6 18 (0.44%) Security Cleared
7 17 (0.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 17 (0.42%) RHCE
8 14 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
8 14 (0.35%) ISTQB
9 11 (0.27%) Sun Certification
10 9 (0.22%) SC Cleared
10 9 (0.22%) CCIP
11 7 (0.17%) ISEB
12 6 (0.15%) PhD
13 5 (0.12%) CISSP
13 5 (0.12%) LPIC
13 5 (0.12%) Linux+ Certification
13 5 (0.12%) CEH
13 5 (0.12%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 228 (5.63%) QA
2 17 (0.42%) ISO 9001
3 16 (0.40%) SLA
4 9 (0.22%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.12%) WAI
6 4 (0.099%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.099%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.074%) WCAG
8 2 (0.049%) GCP
System Software
1 117 (2.89%) Varnish
2 103 (2.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 61 (1.51%) vSphere
4 59 (1.46%) Docker
5 45 (1.11%) Active Directory
6 41 (1.01%) NFS
7 32 (0.79%) Hyper-V
8 25 (0.62%) Postfix
8 25 (0.62%) KVM
9 24 (0.59%) Xen
10 21 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
11 17 (0.42%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 17 (0.42%) Veritas File System
11 17 (0.42%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 17 (0.42%) VMware ESX
12 15 (0.37%) Apache Flume
13 14 (0.35%) Samba
14 10 (0.25%) vCloud
15 9 (0.22%) LXC
15 9 (0.22%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 324 (8.00%) Puppet
2 237 (5.85%) Opscode Chef
3 147 (3.63%) Nagios
4 65 (1.60%) Vagrant
5 64 (1.58%) Ansible
6 59 (1.46%) Salt
7 51 (1.26%) Cacti
8 43 (1.06%) ZABBIX
9 35 (0.86%) HAProxy
10 26 (0.64%) Capistrano
11 25 (0.62%) logstash
12 17 (0.42%) Legato
13 15 (0.37%) Ganglia
13 15 (0.37%) Red Hat Satellite
14 13 (0.32%) NetBackup
15 12 (0.30%) Graphite
16 9 (0.22%) Graylog
16 9 (0.22%) Munin
16 9 (0.22%) CA Single Sign-On
17 8 (0.20%) OpenView
Vendors
1 674 (16.64%) Zend
2 231 (5.70%) Oracle
3 183 (4.52%) Red Hat
4 178 (4.40%) Facebook
5 171 (4.22%) Microsoft
6 167 (4.12%) VMware
7 156 (3.85%) Adobe
8 133 (3.28%) Google
9 103 (2.54%) Cisco
10 100 (2.47%) Twitter
11 66 (1.63%) HP
12 52 (1.28%) hybris
13 43 (1.06%) Atlassian
14 39 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
15 37 (0.91%) Apple
16 35 (0.86%) Rackspace
17 34 (0.84%) Veritas
18 25 (0.62%) Splunk
19 23 (0.57%) Riverbed
19 23 (0.57%) Endeca
West London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + 20 days holiday + BH
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
Blue Glue
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
South West London
Profile 29 Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum (neg) + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
IT Rockstars Recruitment
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits excellent benefits and culture
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Nakama
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Enfield, Middlesex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £35000 - £60000 Per Annum Bonus + Benefits Available
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £50000 - £70000 Per Annum £50k to £70k + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum 20% Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent bonus scheme
Posted: 22 hours ago