The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 42 37 30
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Permanent jobs citing PHP 2723 2599 3270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 5.64% 5.88% 6.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.43% 11.00% 11.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2354 2333 3038
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Programming Languages Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
26119 23634 28268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.13% 53.50% 54.74%
Number of salaries quoted 22618 20261 25057
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
PHP
England

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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 2014. 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 -11 477 £47,500 +11.76% 98
Kingston Upon Thames +3 30 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Wimbledon +6 17 £40,000 -1.84%
Chiswick +7 14 £38,250 -12.57%
Harrow -6 12 £40,000 - 2
Uxbridge +2 9 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Ruislip +2 8 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Westminster +2 8 £34,000 -6.84%
Hammersmith -8 8 £40,000 +25.00%
Surbiton - 6 £39,000 - 1
Hackney - 5 £47,500 -
Croydon -12 4 £36,000 -10.00% 1
New Malden - 4 - -
Hayes -5 3 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Canary Wharf -9 3 £50,000 +25.00%
Orpington - 3 £31,500 -
Teddington - 3 £45,000 -
Wembley - 3 £42,000 -
Ealing +16 2 £40,000 +14.28%
Paddington 0 2 £58,750 +18.68%
West Drayton - 2 £43,250 - 1
Bromley -10 1 £45,000 +52.54%
Hounslow -13 1 £37,500 -14.28% 1
Bexley - 1 £25,000 -
Feltham - 1 - - 1
Sidcup - 1 £25,000 -
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 2968 (53.64%) HTML
2 2914 (52.67%) JavaScript
3 2823 (51.02%) CSS
4 2580 (46.63%) MySQL
5 1863 (33.67%) jQuery
6 1635 (29.55%) Linux
7 1523 (27.53%) Java
8 1329 (24.02%) HTML5
9 1303 (23.55%) OO
10 1278 (23.10%) MVC
11 1239 (22.39%) Python
12 1147 (20.73%) SQL
13 1052 (19.01%) Git (software)
14 1035 (18.71%) E-Commerce
15 1015 (18.34%) CSS3
16 993 (17.95%) LAMP
17 991 (17.91%) Apache
18 989 (17.87%) Zend
19 972 (17.57%) Agile Software Development
20 893 (16.14%) Symfony
21 831 (15.02%) Ajax
22 805 (14.55%) Ruby
23 788 (14.24%) Web Development
24 774 (13.99%) Degree
25 736 (13.30%) OOP
26 735 (13.28%) Subversion
27 725 (13.10%) Web Services
28 719 (12.99%) Drupal
29 701 (12.67%) TDD
30 674 (12.18%) XML

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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
1 991 (17.91%) Apache
2 719 (12.99%) Drupal
3 642 (11.60%) CMS
4 509 (9.20%) WordPress
5 315 (5.69%) Node.js
6 240 (4.34%) nginx
7 216 (3.90%) Tomcat
8 173 (3.13%) IIS
9 145 (2.62%) Joomla!
10 107 (1.93%) Apache Solr
11 93 (1.68%) Elasticsearch
12 77 (1.39%) SharePoint
13 46 (0.83%) WebSphere
14 43 (0.78%) Moodle
15 38 (0.69%) Alfresco
16 35 (0.63%) Umbraco
17 34 (0.61%) WebLogic
18 32 (0.58%) SAS
19 31 (0.56%) ColdFusion
20 30 (0.54%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 230 (4.16%) Photoshop
2 191 (3.45%) MS Excel
3 101 (1.83%) Adobe Illustrator
4 45 (0.81%) MS Office
5 33 (0.60%) Fireworks
6 21 (0.38%) MS Visio
7 19 (0.34%) SPSS
8 14 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
9 13 (0.23%) MS Project
10 11 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
11 8 (0.14%) InDesign
12 6 (0.11%) Mingle
13 2 (0.036%) FreeHand
14 1 (0.018%) PowerPivot
14 1 (0.018%) InfoPath
14 1 (0.018%) Spreadsheet
14 1 (0.018%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 417 (7.54%) Magento
2 100 (1.81%) Oracle CRM
3 66 (1.19%) Google Analytics
4 25 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
5 15 (0.27%) WebTrends
6 13 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
7 10 (0.18%) osCommerce
8 6 (0.11%) Optimost
9 4 (0.072%) Oracle BPM
10 3 (0.054%) Remedy ITSM
10 3 (0.054%) SAP Business One
10 3 (0.054%) Summit
11 1 (0.018%) SAP Retail
11 1 (0.018%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 1 (0.018%) AWD
11 1 (0.018%) Tridion
11 1 (0.018%) Oracle EBS
11 1 (0.018%) Zen Cart
11 1 (0.018%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 290 (5.24%) Amazon AWS
2 152 (2.75%) SaaS
3 115 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
4 66 (1.19%) Amazon S3
4 66 (1.19%) GitHub
5 48 (0.87%) PaaS
6 47 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
7 22 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
8 21 (0.38%) CloudFront
9 18 (0.33%) Amazon ELB
10 15 (0.27%) IaaS
11 12 (0.22%) Joyent
12 10 (0.18%) Basecamp
13 9 (0.16%) Amazon EMR
14 8 (0.14%) Google Apps
15 7 (0.13%) Rackspace Cloud
16 6 (0.11%) Force.com
16 6 (0.11%) Office 365
16 6 (0.11%) Route 53
17 5 (0.090%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 246 (4.45%) HTTP
2 213 (3.85%) Internet
3 161 (2.91%) TCP/IP
4 131 (2.37%) DNS
5 99 (1.79%) Firewall
6 58 (1.05%) SAN
7 53 (0.96%) Intranet
8 52 (0.94%) SSH
9 51 (0.92%) SSL
10 49 (0.89%) SMTP
11 47 (0.85%) LDAP
12 43 (0.78%) VPN
13 33 (0.60%) VoIP
14 27 (0.49%) Network Security
15 26 (0.47%) FTP
16 21 (0.38%) SMS
17 19 (0.34%) Broadband
17 19 (0.34%) Wireless
18 18 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
19 17 (0.31%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2580 (46.63%) MySQL
2 427 (7.72%) SQL Server
3 326 (5.89%) MongoDB
4 320 (5.78%) Relational Database
5 239 (4.32%) PostgreSQL
6 237 (4.28%) NoSQL
7 221 (3.99%) Big Data
8 128 (2.31%) Hadoop
9 112 (2.02%) Redis
10 99 (1.79%) RDBMS
11 74 (1.34%) Apache Cassandra
12 68 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
13 47 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
13 47 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
14 45 (0.81%) Oracle Database
15 36 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
15 36 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 34 (0.61%) CouchDB
16 34 (0.61%) Data Mining
17 32 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1052 (19.01%) Git (software)
2 735 (13.28%) Subversion
3 320 (5.78%) Jenkins
4 296 (5.35%) Selenium
5 230 (4.16%) PHPUnit
6 212 (3.83%) JIRA
7 164 (2.96%) Cucumber
8 138 (2.49%) Maven
9 125 (2.26%) WebDriver
10 101 (1.83%) Ant
11 94 (1.70%) Behat
12 86 (1.55%) Hudson
12 86 (1.55%) JUnit
13 74 (1.34%) Visual Studio
14 56 (1.01%) Grunt
15 49 (0.89%) Dreamweaver
15 49 (0.89%) Xcode
16 48 (0.87%) Jasmine
17 47 (0.85%) Eclipse
18 44 (0.80%) Mercurial
General
1 621 (11.22%) Marketing
2 551 (9.96%) Finance
3 268 (4.84%) Games
4 247 (4.46%) Advertising
5 177 (3.20%) Publishing
6 159 (2.87%) Retail
7 99 (1.79%) Telecoms
8 63 (1.14%) Banking
9 48 (0.87%) Manufacturing
10 44 (0.80%) Back Office
11 36 (0.65%) Legal
12 29 (0.52%) Financial Institution
13 27 (0.49%) Law
14 21 (0.38%) Front Office
15 18 (0.33%) Electronics
16 17 (0.31%) Multimedia
17 16 (0.29%) Music Industry
17 16 (0.29%) French Language
18 15 (0.27%) Billing
19 13 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3654 (66.04%) Developer
2 1667 (30.13%) PHP Developer
3 795 (14.37%) Web Developer
4 682 (12.33%) Senior Developer
5 474 (8.57%) Front-End Developer
6 345 (6.24%) Senior PHP Developer
7 280 (5.06%) Lead Developer
8 238 (4.30%) Analyst
9 227 (4.10%) Administrator
10 215 (3.89%) PHP Web Developer
11 200 (3.61%) Systems Administrator
12 193 (3.49%) Junior
13 177 (3.20%) Drupal Developer
14 171 (3.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
15 170 (3.07%) Software Developer
15 170 (3.07%) Programmer
16 162 (2.93%) Linux Administrator
17 159 (2.87%) PHP LAMP Developer
18 158 (2.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
19 153 (2.77%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2968 (53.64%) HTML
2 2823 (51.02%) CSS
3 1863 (33.67%) jQuery
4 1329 (24.02%) HTML5
5 1015 (18.34%) CSS3
6 993 (17.95%) LAMP
7 893 (16.14%) Symfony
8 831 (15.02%) Ajax
9 725 (13.10%) Web Services
10 674 (12.18%) XML
11 653 (11.80%) .NET
12 381 (6.89%) CodeIgniter
13 357 (6.45%) JSON
14 351 (6.34%) XHTML
15 327 (5.91%) CakePHP
16 320 (5.78%) Backbone.js
17 310 (5.60%) AngularJS
18 296 (5.35%) REST
19 261 (4.72%) Laravel
20 248 (4.48%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 596 (10.77%) Open Source
2 504 (9.11%) Computer Science
3 283 (5.11%) Mobile App
4 193 (3.49%) Social Media
5 130 (2.35%) Digital Media
6 77 (1.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 74 (1.34%) Blackberry
8 73 (1.32%) W3C
9 66 (1.19%) Management Information System
10 58 (1.05%) Replication
10 58 (1.05%) Social Network
11 53 (0.96%) E-Learning
12 51 (0.92%) Clustering
13 46 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
14 45 (0.81%) Mathematics
15 38 (0.69%) Taxonomies
16 37 (0.67%) Blog
16 37 (0.67%) iPad
17 36 (0.65%) iPhone
17 36 (0.65%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 1635 (29.55%) Linux
2 534 (9.65%) UNIX
3 515 (9.31%) Windows
4 434 (7.84%) Apple iOS
5 369 (6.67%) Android
6 213 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 207 (3.74%) CentOS
8 151 (2.73%) Ubuntu
9 84 (1.52%) Solaris
10 81 (1.46%) Debian
11 62 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
12 37 (0.67%) Mac OS X
13 27 (0.49%) Fedora
13 27 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
14 24 (0.43%) Windows 7
15 20 (0.36%) AIX
16 16 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
17 13 (0.23%) Mac OS
18 12 (0.22%) Windows Phone
18 12 (0.22%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1303 (23.55%) OO
2 1278 (23.10%) MVC
3 1035 (18.71%) E-Commerce
4 972 (17.57%) Agile Software Development
5 788 (14.24%) Web Development
6 736 (13.30%) OOP
7 701 (12.67%) TDD
8 596 (10.77%) Scrum
9 432 (7.81%) Software Engineering
10 391 (7.07%) OO PHP
11 382 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
12 371 (6.71%) DevOps
13 313 (5.66%) BDD
14 282 (5.10%) Content Management
15 280 (5.06%) Responsive Web Design
16 262 (4.74%) CRM
17 247 (4.46%) Unit Testing
18 213 (3.85%) Analytics
19 200 (3.61%) Project Management
20 164 (2.96%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 2914 (52.67%) JavaScript
2 1523 (27.53%) Java
3 1239 (22.39%) Python
4 1147 (20.73%) SQL
5 805 (14.55%) Ruby
6 651 (11.77%) PHP5
7 610 (11.02%) Perl
8 508 (9.18%) C#
9 269 (4.86%) Bash Shell
10 260 (4.70%) C++
11 239 (4.32%) C
12 112 (2.02%) Shell Script
13 94 (1.70%) ActionScript
14 82 (1.48%) Scala
15 79 (1.43%) Objective-C
16 74 (1.34%) VB
17 70 (1.27%) ActionScript 3.0
18 60 (1.08%) PowerShell
19 42 (0.76%) VBA
20 40 (0.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 774 (13.99%) Degree
2 34 (0.61%) ISEB
3 29 (0.52%) Security Cleared
4 24 (0.43%) ISTQB
5 20 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
6 18 (0.33%) RHCE
7 15 (0.27%) Sun Certification
7 15 (0.27%) PMI Certification
8 14 (0.25%) PhD
9 13 (0.23%) PMP
10 12 (0.22%) Linux+ Certification
10 12 (0.22%) LPIC
11 11 (0.20%) CCIP
12 10 (0.18%) SC Cleared
13 9 (0.16%) CCNA
14 6 (0.11%) CCNP
14 6 (0.11%) HND
14 6 (0.11%) MySQL Certification
15 5 (0.090%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 532 (9.62%) QA
2 22 (0.40%) ISO 9001
3 19 (0.34%) SLA
4 15 (0.27%) PCI DSS
5 9 (0.16%) WCAG
6 4 (0.072%) WAI
6 4 (0.072%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.054%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.036%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.018%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.018%) BS15000
9 1 (0.018%) COBIT
System Software
1 151 (2.73%) Varnish
2 108 (1.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (0.78%) NFS
4 42 (0.76%) Active Directory
5 32 (0.58%) Hyper-V
6 30 (0.54%) Xen
7 28 (0.51%) vSphere
7 28 (0.51%) KVM
8 23 (0.42%) Postfix
9 14 (0.25%) Sendmail
9 14 (0.25%) VirtualBox
10 9 (0.16%) Shibboleth
10 9 (0.16%) Squid
11 8 (0.14%) Samba
11 8 (0.14%) VMware ESX
11 8 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
11 8 (0.14%) Apache Flume
12 6 (0.11%) RHEV
13 5 (0.090%) XenApp
14 4 (0.072%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 425 (7.68%) Puppet
2 288 (5.21%) Opscode Chef
3 142 (2.57%) Nagios
4 110 (1.99%) ZABBIX
5 85 (1.54%) Vagrant
6 51 (0.92%) Capistrano
7 35 (0.63%) Plesk
8 31 (0.56%) HAProxy
9 30 (0.54%) Ansible
10 27 (0.49%) Cacti
11 22 (0.40%) Salt
12 17 (0.31%) Munin
13 16 (0.29%) YUM
14 15 (0.27%) CFEngine
15 13 (0.23%) Ganglia
16 12 (0.22%) Zenoss
17 8 (0.14%) logstash
17 8 (0.14%) Opsview
18 7 (0.13%) SCCM
18 7 (0.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 989 (17.87%) Zend
2 377 (6.81%) Oracle
3 248 (4.48%) Red Hat
4 245 (4.43%) Microsoft
5 239 (4.32%) Facebook
6 219 (3.96%) Google
7 192 (3.47%) Adobe
8 152 (2.75%) VMware
9 128 (2.31%) Twitter
10 123 (2.22%) SAP
11 112 (2.02%) JD Edwards
12 88 (1.59%) Rackspace
13 61 (1.10%) JBoss
14 47 (0.85%) Citrix
15 44 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
16 40 (0.72%) IBM
17 39 (0.70%) Cisco
18 31 (0.56%) Tableau
19 30 (0.54%) Sencha
20 26 (0.47%) HP
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Excellent bonus package
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
East London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £30,000 to £80,000 per annum based on level of experience
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
West London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Easy Web Recruitment - A J Bell
Posted: 15 hours ago
West London
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
South West London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits & package
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Interact Consulting
Salary: 35-43k
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000
Posted: 23 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000
Posted: 23 hours ago