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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP 5
Rank 466 370 322
Rank change year-on-year
-96 -48
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 169 312 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.38% 0.66% 0.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.72% 1.26% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 127 274 310
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
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
23577 24741 24484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 53.05% 52.70% 54.73%
Number of salaries quoted 20352 21301 20888
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -23 24 £45,000 -10.00% 7
PHP5
England

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 377 (100.00%) PHP
2 286 (75.86%) MySQL
3 251 (66.58%) HTML
4 246 (65.25%) CSS
5 235 (62.33%) JavaScript
6 176 (46.68%) MVC
7 167 (44.30%) Symfony
8 164 (43.50%) jQuery
9 151 (40.05%) Git (software)
10 145 (38.46%) OO
11 134 (35.54%) Zend
12 111 (29.44%) Linux
13 100 (26.53%) OOP
14 96 (25.46%) HTML5
15 90 (23.87%) Agile Software Development
16 81 (21.49%) CSS3
17 79 (20.95%) TDD
18 76 (20.16%) Laravel
19 73 (19.36%) Subversion
20 70 (18.57%) LAMP
21 68 (18.04%) SQL
22 60 (15.92%) Ajax
23 58 (15.38%) Finance
24 57 (15.12%) Apache
24 57 (15.12%) E-Commerce
24 57 (15.12%) OO PHP
25 53 (14.06%) Degree
26 48 (12.73%) XHTML
26 48 (12.73%) User Experience
27 46 (12.20%) AngularJS

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 57 (15.12%) Apache
2 26 (6.90%) Drupal
3 20 (5.31%) Node.js
4 18 (4.77%) nginx
4 18 (4.77%) CMS
5 17 (4.51%) Apache Solr
6 16 (4.24%) WordPress
7 12 (3.18%) Elasticsearch
8 8 (2.12%) Confluence
9 2 (0.53%) Joomla!
Applications
1 22 (5.84%) Photoshop
2 16 (4.24%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (1.59%) MS Excel
4 3 (0.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 26 (6.90%) Magento
2 1 (0.27%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 41 (10.88%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (3.18%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (2.39%) GitHub
3 9 (2.39%) Trello
4 6 (1.59%) SaaS
5 2 (0.53%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (0.53%) CloudFront
5 2 (0.53%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.53%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.27%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.04%) Internet
2 13 (3.45%) HTTP
2 13 (3.45%) DNS
3 9 (2.39%) Wi-Fi
4 8 (2.12%) TCP/IP
5 7 (1.86%) SSH
5 7 (1.86%) Firewall
6 4 (1.06%) HTTPS
6 4 (1.06%) SMTP
7 3 (0.80%) VPN
8 2 (0.53%) Asterisk PBX
9 1 (0.27%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 286 (75.86%) MySQL
2 38 (10.08%) Redis
3 32 (8.49%) MongoDB
4 16 (4.24%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (4.24%) Relational Database
5 14 (3.71%) NoSQL
6 10 (2.65%) SQL Server
7 4 (1.06%) MS Access
7 4 (1.06%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (0.80%) Big Data
8 3 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (0.53%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.27%) SQLite
10 1 (0.27%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 151 (40.05%) Git (software)
2 73 (19.36%) Subversion
3 37 (9.81%) PHPUnit
4 19 (5.04%) JIRA
5 18 (4.77%) Behat
6 17 (4.51%) Jenkins
7 13 (3.45%) Grunt
8 9 (2.39%) Mercurial
9 8 (2.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (1.59%) Bitbucket
11 5 (1.33%) gulp
12 4 (1.06%) Bower
12 4 (1.06%) Xdebug
13 3 (0.80%) Eclipse
13 3 (0.80%) Redmine
13 3 (0.80%) FogBugz
13 3 (0.80%) Trac
13 3 (0.80%) JSUnit
13 3 (0.80%) Selenium
14 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 58 (15.38%) Finance
2 40 (10.61%) Marketing
3 17 (4.51%) Law
4 15 (3.98%) Retail
5 14 (3.71%) Advertising
6 13 (3.45%) Publishing
6 13 (3.45%) Games
7 11 (2.92%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.33%) Music Industry
9 3 (0.80%) Legal
10 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.27%) Back Office
10 1 (0.27%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 351 (93.10%) Developer
2 265 (70.29%) PHP Developer
3 84 (22.28%) Senior Developer
4 54 (14.32%) Senior PHP Developer
5 43 (11.41%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 42 (11.14%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 35 (9.28%) Web Developer
8 18 (4.77%) Front-End Developer
9 14 (3.71%) Drupal Developer
9 14 (3.71%) Full Stack Developer
9 14 (3.71%) PHP Web Developer
10 13 (3.45%) Junior
10 13 (3.45%) Junior Developer
10 13 (3.45%) PHP Zend Developer
11 12 (3.18%) PHP LAMP Developer
12 11 (2.92%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 11 (2.92%) OO PHP Developer
12 11 (2.92%) Magento Developer
13 9 (2.39%) Senior Web Developer
13 9 (2.39%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 251 (66.58%) HTML
2 246 (65.25%) CSS
3 167 (44.30%) Symfony
4 164 (43.50%) jQuery
5 96 (25.46%) HTML5
6 81 (21.49%) CSS3
7 76 (20.16%) Laravel
8 70 (18.57%) LAMP
9 60 (15.92%) Ajax
10 48 (12.73%) XHTML
11 46 (12.20%) AngularJS
12 43 (11.41%) Zend Framework
13 40 (10.61%) Web Services
14 35 (9.28%) XML
15 33 (8.75%) REST
16 32 (8.49%) Sass
17 29 (7.69%) RESTful
18 21 (5.57%) Yii
19 18 (4.77%) CakePHP
20 16 (4.24%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 48 (12.73%) User Experience
2 40 (10.61%) Computer Science
3 19 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (4.77%) Mobile App
5 12 (3.18%) Statistics
6 11 (2.92%) Mathematics
7 10 (2.65%) Physics
8 8 (2.12%) Data Centre
9 7 (1.86%) Digital Media
10 6 (1.59%) iPad
11 5 (1.33%) Social Gaming
12 4 (1.06%) E-Learning
13 3 (0.80%) W3C
14 2 (0.53%) Social Media
14 2 (0.53%) New Media
15 1 (0.27%) Enterprise Software
15 1 (0.27%) Client/Server
15 1 (0.27%) Social Network
15 1 (0.27%) Learning Management System
15 1 (0.27%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 111 (29.44%) Linux
2 19 (5.04%) Apple iOS
3 16 (4.24%) Android
4 10 (2.65%) Ubuntu
5 8 (2.12%) CentOS
6 5 (1.33%) Windows
7 2 (0.53%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (46.68%) MVC
2 145 (38.46%) OO
3 100 (26.53%) OOP
4 90 (23.87%) Agile Software Development
5 79 (20.95%) TDD
6 57 (15.12%) E-Commerce
6 57 (15.12%) OO PHP
7 40 (10.61%) Web Development
8 34 (9.02%) Unit Testing
8 34 (9.02%) Scrum
9 32 (8.49%) BDD
10 30 (7.96%) SEO
11 25 (6.63%) Web Design
11 25 (6.63%) Web Application Development
12 24 (6.37%) Responsive Web Design
13 22 (5.84%) Software Engineering
14 21 (5.57%) Analytics
15 20 (5.31%) Continuous Integration
16 18 (4.77%) Project Management
17 17 (4.51%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 377 (100.00%) PHP
2 235 (62.33%) JavaScript
3 68 (18.04%) SQL
4 28 (7.43%) Python
5 22 (5.84%) Java
6 12 (3.18%) Ruby
7 10 (2.65%) C++
8 7 (1.86%) C
9 4 (1.06%) Shell Script
9 4 (1.06%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.80%) Scala
10 3 (0.80%) C#
11 2 (0.53%) Delphi
11 2 (0.53%) PHP4
12 1 (0.27%) R
12 1 (0.27%) XPath
Qualifications
1 53 (14.06%) Degree
2 2 (0.53%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.27%) PhD
3 1 (0.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.39%) QA
System Software
1 12 (3.18%) Varnish
2 4 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.06%) KVM
3 2 (0.53%) Docker
3 2 (0.53%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.27%) NFS
Systems Management
1 15 (3.98%) Puppet
2 11 (2.92%) Vagrant
3 9 (2.39%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.33%) Nagios
5 1 (0.27%) Ansible
Vendors
1 134 (35.54%) Zend
2 33 (8.75%) Google
3 23 (6.10%) Facebook
4 14 (3.71%) Twitter
5 9 (2.39%) PayPal
6 8 (2.12%) Atlassian
6 8 (2.12%) Microsoft
7 6 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.33%) Red Hat
8 5 (1.33%) Apple
9 4 (1.06%) Perforce
9 4 (1.06%) VMware
9 4 (1.06%) Adobe
9 4 (1.06%) SAP
9 4 (1.06%) Sitecore
9 4 (1.06%) New Relic
10 3 (0.80%) Eloqua
11 2 (0.53%) Oracle
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 40000 plus flexible working hours and laptop
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
North London
The Developer Portal
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 22000 - 26000 plus flexible working hours and laptop
Posted: 17 hours ago
South East London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Overtime, Bonus, Benefits, Flexible
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
East London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £300 to £450 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Search Consultancy
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
School Explained Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Dependent upon experience
Posted: 13 days ago
London (SE1)
Guru Careers
Salary: £30 - 40k + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 15 days ago