Period
to 16 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for PHP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PHP over the 6 months to 16 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
London > Central London
6 months to
16 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 106 85 91
Rank change year-on-year -21 +6 -27
Permanent jobs citing PHP 368 507 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 2.87% 3.63% 3.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.78% 5.99% 6.12%
Number of salaries quoted 349 466 398
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £41,000 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £76,625 £80,375
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

PHP is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 7,697 8,471 6,961
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 60.03% 60.59% 56.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6,847 7,695 6,357
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £92,500
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing PHP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Central London

PHP
Salary Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP in Central London.

Salary trend for PHP in Central London

PHP
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in Central London over the 6 months to 16 September 2019.

Salary histogram for PHP in Central London

PHP
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Central London region over the 6 months to 16 September 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -36 255 £65,000 +18.18% 72
West End of London +14 21 £75,000 +25.00%
City of Westminster -9 13 £60,698 +21.40%
Southwark +2 10 £70,000 +40.00%
Camden -13 8 £54,750 +9.50%
Kensington and Chelsea - 5 £55,000 -
PHP
London

For the 6 months to 16 September 2019, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for PHP.

1 186 (50.54%) JavaScript
2 136 (36.96%) MySQL
3 111 (30.16%) Agile Software Development
4 104 (28.26%) Laravel
5 94 (25.54%) AWS
6 93 (25.27%) HTML
7 89 (24.18%) CSS
8 88 (23.91%) Java
8 88 (23.91%) Python
9 87 (23.64%) Node.js
10 72 (19.57%) React
11 69 (18.75%) Docker
12 68 (18.48%) Linux
13 64 (17.39%) MVC
14 62 (16.85%) DevOps
15 61 (16.58%) AngularJS
16 60 (16.30%) Symfony
17 57 (15.49%) Git (software)
18 54 (14.67%) Vue.js
19 52 (14.13%) Web Development
20 50 (13.59%) SQL
21 47 (12.77%) Finance
22 46 (12.50%) jQuery
23 41 (11.14%) Microservices
23 41 (11.14%) OO
24 38 (10.33%) TDD
24 38 (10.33%) Front End Development
24 38 (10.33%) Terraform
25 37 (10.05%) Scrum
25 37 (10.05%) Unit Testing

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 33 (8.97%) Drupal
2 25 (6.79%) WordPress
3 23 (6.25%) Apache
4 14 (3.80%) Elasticsearch
5 13 (3.53%) CMS
6 7 (1.90%) nginx
7 6 (1.63%) IIS
8 5 (1.36%) JCAPS
8 5 (1.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (1.36%) WebSphere
9 4 (1.09%) Confluence
10 3 (0.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (0.82%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.54%) Moodle
11 2 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.27%) SAS
12 1 (0.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (2.45%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.36%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.09%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.82%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.27%) LaTeX
5 1 (0.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.27%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 19 (5.16%) Magento
2 6 (1.63%) Shopify
3 3 (0.82%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 94 (25.54%) AWS
2 24 (6.52%) Serverless
3 23 (6.25%) AWS Lambda
4 20 (5.43%) AWS CloudFormation
4 20 (5.43%) Azure
4 20 (5.43%) SaaS
5 16 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
6 14 (3.80%) Amazon S3
7 13 (3.53%) GitHub
8 12 (3.26%) GCP
9 11 (2.99%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 9 (2.45%) Amazon SQS
11 8 (2.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 7 (1.90%) PaaS
12 7 (1.90%) Route 53
13 6 (1.63%) npm
13 6 (1.63%) Power Platform
14 5 (1.36%) Amazon ECS
15 4 (1.09%) OpenShift
15 4 (1.09%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.62%) Internet
2 7 (1.90%) Broadband
3 6 (1.63%) DNS
4 5 (1.36%) Firewall
5 4 (1.09%) SSL
6 3 (0.82%) SSH
7 2 (0.54%) HTTP
7 2 (0.54%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.54%) SMS
7 2 (0.54%) SNMP
7 2 (0.54%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.27%) DHCP
8 1 (0.27%) Network Security
8 1 (0.27%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (36.96%) MySQL
2 32 (8.70%) SQL Server
3 26 (7.07%) NoSQL
4 22 (5.98%) Redis
5 21 (5.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 20 (5.43%) Amazon Aurora
7 18 (4.89%) MongoDB
8 13 (3.53%) Big Data
9 10 (2.72%) Amazon RDS
10 9 (2.45%) Apache Hive
10 9 (2.45%) Hadoop
10 9 (2.45%) Presto
10 9 (2.45%) Relational Database
11 8 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (1.63%) Power BI
12 6 (1.63%) SAP HANA
13 5 (1.36%) Amazon QuickSight
13 5 (1.36%) Oracle Reports
14 4 (1.09%) BigQuery
14 4 (1.09%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 57 (15.49%) Git (software)
2 16 (4.35%) Jenkins
3 15 (4.08%) JIRA
4 11 (2.99%) gulp
5 10 (2.72%) Maven
5 10 (2.72%) Subversion
6 6 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (1.63%) webpack
7 5 (1.36%) Grunt
7 5 (1.36%) Rational Rhapsody
7 5 (1.36%) Selenium
8 4 (1.09%) Bitbucket
9 3 (0.82%) Ant
9 3 (0.82%) TeamCity
9 3 (0.82%) WiX
10 2 (0.54%) Codeship
10 2 (0.54%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.54%) Gradle
10 2 (0.54%) Katalon Studio
10 2 (0.54%) Vagrant
General
1 47 (12.77%) Finance
2 22 (5.98%) Marketing
3 18 (4.89%) Banking
4 14 (3.80%) Retail
5 13 (3.53%) Games
6 12 (3.26%) Publishing
7 10 (2.72%) Law
8 9 (2.45%) Advertising
9 3 (0.82%) Music Industry
9 3 (0.82%) Public Sector
9 3 (0.82%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.54%) Electronics
10 2 (0.54%) Legal
10 2 (0.54%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.27%) French Language
11 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 237 (64.40%) Developer
2 122 (33.15%) PHP Developer
3 52 (14.13%) Senior Developer
4 24 (6.52%) Drupal Developer
5 23 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
6 22 (5.98%) Full Stack Developer
7 21 (5.71%) Senior PHP Developer
8 20 (5.43%) Senior Drupal Developer
9 17 (4.62%) Lead Developer
10 16 (4.35%) Development Manager
11 15 (4.08%) Scrum Master
12 13 (3.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 13 (3.53%) Python Developer
13 12 (3.26%) AWS DevOps
13 12 (3.26%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 12 (3.26%) AWS Engineer
13 12 (3.26%) Magento Developer
13 12 (3.26%) Software Engineer
14 11 (2.99%) Backend Developer
15 9 (2.45%) PHP Laravel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (28.26%) Laravel
2 93 (25.27%) HTML
3 89 (24.18%) CSS
4 87 (23.64%) Node.js
5 72 (19.57%) React
6 61 (16.58%) AngularJS
7 60 (16.30%) Symfony
8 54 (14.67%) Vue.js
9 46 (12.50%) jQuery
10 29 (7.88%) Web Services
11 28 (7.61%) REST
12 23 (6.25%) .NET
13 21 (5.71%) LAMP
14 20 (5.43%) HTML5
15 19 (5.16%) Ajax
15 19 (5.16%) CodeIgniter
15 19 (5.16%) React Native
16 17 (4.62%) RESTful
17 16 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 15 (4.08%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 17 (4.62%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (3.53%) PMI
3 12 (3.26%) User Experience
4 8 (2.17%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.17%) Mobile App
5 7 (1.90%) e-Learning
5 7 (1.90%) Replication
6 6 (1.63%) Anti-Piracy
6 6 (1.63%) Social Media
7 5 (1.36%) Cloud Native
8 4 (1.09%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.09%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.09%) Public Cloud
9 3 (0.82%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (0.82%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (0.82%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.54%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.54%) Mobile Payment
11 1 (0.27%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.27%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 68 (18.48%) Linux
2 24 (6.52%) Windows
3 15 (4.08%) Unix
4 11 (2.99%) CentOS
5 9 (2.45%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.54%) Debian
7 2 (0.54%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.54%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.27%) DC/OS
8 1 (0.27%) VyOS
8 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (30.16%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (17.39%) MVC
3 62 (16.85%) DevOps
4 52 (14.13%) Web Development
5 41 (11.14%) Microservices
5 41 (11.14%) OO
6 38 (10.33%) Front End Development
6 38 (10.33%) TDD
7 37 (10.05%) Scrum
7 37 (10.05%) Unit Testing
8 35 (9.51%) OOP
8 35 (9.51%) Software Engineering
9 32 (8.70%) E-Commerce
10 30 (8.15%) Fintech
10 30 (8.15%) Problem-Solving
11 27 (7.34%) OO PHP
12 26 (7.07%) Analytics
13 23 (6.25%) Migration
14 21 (5.71%) Open Source
15 20 (5.43%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 186 (50.54%) JavaScript
2 88 (23.91%) Java
2 88 (23.91%) Python
3 50 (13.59%) SQL
4 26 (7.07%) Ruby
5 18 (4.89%) Perl
6 15 (4.08%) C#
7 13 (3.53%) Bash Shell
7 13 (3.53%) Go
7 13 (3.53%) PHP 7
7 13 (3.53%) PowerShell
8 10 (2.72%) Scala
9 9 (2.45%) PL/SQL
10 8 (2.17%) ES6
10 8 (2.17%) TypeScript
11 7 (1.90%) C
12 5 (1.36%) Tcl
13 3 (0.82%) Groovy
13 3 (0.82%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.54%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 16 (4.35%) Degree
2 13 (3.53%) PMI Certification
3 8 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (1.36%) Numerate Degree
5 4 (1.09%) CCNA
5 4 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.82%) CCNP
7 1 (0.27%) CISM
7 1 (0.27%) CISSP
7 1 (0.27%) ISSMP
7 1 (0.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.27%) MCP
7 1 (0.27%) MCSE
7 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.27%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.72%) QA
2 3 (0.82%) GDPR
3 1 (0.27%) SLA
3 1 (0.27%) WAI
System Software
1 69 (18.75%) Docker
2 2 (0.54%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.54%) iptables
3 1 (0.27%) HDFS
3 1 (0.27%) Postfix
3 1 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 38 (10.33%) Terraform
2 30 (8.15%) Ansible
3 25 (6.79%) Kubernetes
4 23 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (4.08%) Puppet
6 4 (1.09%) Sysdig
7 3 (0.82%) Packer
7 3 (0.82%) Salt
8 2 (0.54%) Nagios
8 2 (0.54%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.54%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.27%) Istio
9 1 (0.27%) Marathon
9 1 (0.27%) Rancher
Vendors
1 30 (8.15%) Zend
2 25 (6.79%) Oracle
3 18 (4.89%) Google
4 14 (3.80%) Microsoft
5 6 (1.63%) Facebook
5 6 (1.63%) Red Hat
5 6 (1.63%) Sybase
6 5 (1.36%) IBM
6 5 (1.36%) InterSystems
6 5 (1.36%) MuleSoft
6 5 (1.36%) TIBCO
7 4 (1.09%) Adobe
8 3 (0.82%) Rackspace
8 3 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.82%) VMware
8 3 (0.82%) Zuora
9 2 (0.54%) HubSpot
9 2 (0.54%) Kofax
9 2 (0.54%) OutSystems
9 2 (0.54%) SaltStack