The table below looks at the statistics for PHP5 skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP5 over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP 5
Rank 460 389 325
Rank change year-on-year
-71 -64
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 181 310 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.41% 0.64% 0.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.78% 1.21% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 143 282 325
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
PHP5
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
23333 25705 23818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 52.75% 53.40% 53.69%
Number of salaries quoted 20047 22207 20256
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 £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

PHP5
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP5 Jobs Demand Trend in London

PHP5
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the London region.

PHP5 Salary Trend in London

PHP5
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP5 across the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

PHP5 Salary Histogram in London

PHP5
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP5 within the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 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 -16 30 £45,000 -10.00% 7
Croydon +3 1 £42,500 -22.72%
PHP5
England

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing PHP5 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 PHP5.

1 366 (100.00%) PHP
2 282 (77.05%) MySQL
3 242 (66.12%) HTML
4 238 (65.03%) CSS
5 224 (61.20%) JavaScript
6 173 (47.27%) MVC
7 170 (46.45%) Symfony
8 151 (41.26%) jQuery
9 143 (39.07%) Git (software)
10 135 (36.89%) Zend
10 135 (36.89%) OO
11 99 (27.05%) OOP
11 99 (27.05%) Linux
12 94 (25.68%) HTML5
13 85 (23.22%) Agile Software Development
14 82 (22.40%) Subversion
15 77 (21.04%) Laravel
16 68 (18.58%) CSS3
16 68 (18.58%) LAMP
17 64 (17.49%) TDD
18 63 (17.21%) SQL
19 61 (16.67%) E-Commerce
20 59 (16.12%) Ajax
21 56 (15.30%) Finance
22 55 (15.03%) Apache
23 50 (13.66%) OO PHP
24 49 (13.39%) XHTML
24 49 (13.39%) Degree
25 44 (12.02%) Marketing
26 43 (11.75%) User Experience

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing PHP5 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 PHP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 55 (15.03%) Apache
2 27 (7.38%) Drupal
3 22 (6.01%) CMS
4 18 (4.92%) Node.js
5 17 (4.64%) nginx
6 15 (4.10%) Elasticsearch
7 14 (3.83%) WordPress
8 12 (3.28%) Apache Solr
8 12 (3.28%) Confluence
9 2 (0.55%) Joomla!
Applications
1 21 (5.74%) Photoshop
2 14 (3.83%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (1.91%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 28 (7.65%) Magento
2 1 (0.27%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 39 (10.66%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (3.28%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (2.73%) GitHub
4 9 (2.46%) Trello
5 5 (1.37%) SaaS
6 2 (0.55%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.55%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.27%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.27%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.27%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.92%) Internet
2 13 (3.55%) HTTP
2 13 (3.55%) DNS
3 9 (2.46%) Wi-Fi
4 8 (2.19%) TCP/IP
5 7 (1.91%) SSH
6 6 (1.64%) Firewall
7 4 (1.09%) HTTPS
7 4 (1.09%) SMTP
8 3 (0.82%) VPN
9 2 (0.55%) Asterisk PBX
10 1 (0.27%) Skype
10 1 (0.27%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 282 (77.05%) MySQL
2 36 (9.84%) Redis
3 27 (7.38%) MongoDB
4 17 (4.64%) NoSQL
4 17 (4.64%) Relational Database
5 16 (4.37%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (2.46%) SQL Server
7 4 (1.09%) MS Access
7 4 (1.09%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.82%) Big Data
9 2 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.55%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.27%) SQLite
10 1 (0.27%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.27%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 143 (39.07%) Git (software)
2 82 (22.40%) Subversion
3 37 (10.11%) PHPUnit
4 22 (6.01%) Behat
5 15 (4.10%) JIRA
6 12 (3.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 10 (2.73%) Jenkins
7 10 (2.73%) Grunt
8 7 (1.91%) Mercurial
9 6 (1.64%) Bitbucket
10 4 (1.09%) Eclipse
11 3 (0.82%) Selenium
11 3 (0.82%) Redmine
11 3 (0.82%) FogBugz
11 3 (0.82%) Trac
11 3 (0.82%) Xdebug
12 2 (0.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 2 (0.55%) PhpStorm
12 2 (0.55%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 2 (0.55%) JSUnit
General
1 56 (15.30%) Finance
2 44 (12.02%) Marketing
3 17 (4.64%) Law
4 16 (4.37%) Retail
5 13 (3.55%) Advertising
5 13 (3.55%) Publishing
6 11 (3.01%) Games
7 9 (2.46%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.37%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 342 (93.44%) Developer
2 266 (72.68%) PHP Developer
3 91 (24.86%) Senior Developer
4 61 (16.67%) Senior PHP Developer
5 49 (13.39%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 43 (11.75%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 29 (7.92%) Web Developer
8 18 (4.92%) Front-End Developer
9 14 (3.83%) PHP Web Developer
10 13 (3.55%) Drupal Developer
11 12 (3.28%) PHP LAMP Developer
11 12 (3.28%) PHP Zend Developer
11 12 (3.28%) Magento Developer
11 12 (3.28%) Junior Developer
11 12 (3.28%) Junior
12 11 (3.01%) OO PHP Developer
12 11 (3.01%) Senior Front-End Developer
13 9 (2.46%) Senior Web Developer
14 8 (2.19%) JavaScript Developer
14 8 (2.19%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 242 (66.12%) HTML
2 238 (65.03%) CSS
3 170 (46.45%) Symfony
4 151 (41.26%) jQuery
5 94 (25.68%) HTML5
6 77 (21.04%) Laravel
7 68 (18.58%) CSS3
7 68 (18.58%) LAMP
8 59 (16.12%) Ajax
9 49 (13.39%) XHTML
10 40 (10.93%) Zend Framework
11 37 (10.11%) AngularJS
12 35 (9.56%) XML
13 32 (8.74%) Web Services
13 32 (8.74%) Sass
14 27 (7.38%) RESTful
15 26 (7.10%) REST
16 25 (6.83%) Yii
17 21 (5.74%) CodeIgniter
18 17 (4.64%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 43 (11.75%) User Experience
2 34 (9.29%) Computer Science
3 19 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (4.37%) Mobile App
5 12 (3.28%) Statistics
5 12 (3.28%) Data Centre
6 11 (3.01%) Mathematics
7 10 (2.73%) Physics
8 8 (2.19%) Digital Media
9 6 (1.64%) iPad
10 5 (1.37%) Social Gaming
10 5 (1.37%) W3C
11 2 (0.55%) E-Learning
11 2 (0.55%) Social Media
12 1 (0.27%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.27%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.27%) Streaming Video
12 1 (0.27%) Clustering
12 1 (0.27%) Social Network
12 1 (0.27%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 99 (27.05%) Linux
2 23 (6.28%) Apple iOS
3 20 (5.46%) Android
4 11 (3.01%) Ubuntu
5 8 (2.19%) CentOS
6 4 (1.09%) Windows
7 2 (0.55%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.27%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (47.27%) MVC
2 135 (36.89%) OO
3 99 (27.05%) OOP
4 85 (23.22%) Agile Software Development
5 64 (17.49%) TDD
6 61 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 50 (13.66%) OO PHP
8 33 (9.02%) BDD
9 31 (8.47%) Web Development
10 29 (7.92%) Unit Testing
11 28 (7.65%) Web Application Development
11 28 (7.65%) SEO
12 26 (7.10%) Continuous Integration
13 23 (6.28%) Scrum
14 22 (6.01%) Responsive Web Design
15 21 (5.74%) Web Design
16 20 (5.46%) Software Engineering
16 20 (5.46%) Analytics
16 20 (5.46%) Digital Marketing
17 18 (4.92%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 366 (100.00%) PHP
2 224 (61.20%) JavaScript
3 63 (17.21%) SQL
4 26 (7.10%) Python
5 24 (6.56%) Java
6 12 (3.28%) Ruby
7 10 (2.73%) C++
8 7 (1.91%) C
9 4 (1.09%) Shell Script
9 4 (1.09%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.82%) Scala
10 3 (0.82%) C#
11 2 (0.55%) Delphi
11 2 (0.55%) PHP4
12 1 (0.27%) R
Qualifications
1 49 (13.39%) Degree
2 2 (0.55%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.27%) PhD
3 1 (0.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.19%) QA
System Software
1 10 (2.73%) Varnish
2 4 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.09%) KVM
3 2 (0.55%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.27%) NFS
4 1 (0.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (4.37%) Puppet
2 11 (3.01%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (2.46%) Vagrant
4 5 (1.37%) Nagios
5 1 (0.27%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 135 (36.89%) Zend
2 31 (8.47%) Google
3 23 (6.28%) Facebook
4 14 (3.83%) Twitter
5 12 (3.28%) Atlassian
6 9 (2.46%) Microsoft
6 9 (2.46%) PayPal
7 5 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.09%) Perforce
8 4 (1.09%) VMware
8 4 (1.09%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.82%) New Relic
10 2 (0.55%) Rackspace
10 2 (0.55%) Eloqua
10 2 (0.55%) Appcelerator
10 2 (0.55%) Apple
10 2 (0.55%) Oracle
10 2 (0.55%) SAP
11 1 (0.27%) Adobe
11 1 (0.27%) Sitecore
City, London
Ortolan Group
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus, Pension,
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Search Consultancy
Posted: 14 hours ago
City of London
Ortolan Group
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + dependent on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30k + Extensive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Michael Page Digital
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London (SE1)
Guru Careers
Salary: £30 - 40k + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
West London
Pierce Protocols Ltd. - T/A Heni Publishing
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience and skills
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 25 days ago