Period
to 6 June 2020

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 6 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
London > Central London
6 months to
6 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 77 97 74
Rank change year-on-year +20 -23 +24
Permanent jobs citing PHP 304 407 618
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 3.65% 3.16% 4.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.47% 5.22% 7.31%
Number of salaries quoted 275 407 581
Median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% +9.18%
10th Percentile £40,000 £38,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £87,500 £82,500
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%

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 4,699 7,795 8,453
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 56.49% 60.44% 59.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4,190 7,029 7,554
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £43,750 £40,000 £39,000
90th Percentile £102,500 £95,000 £92,500
London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Central London

PHP
Salary Trend in Central London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PHP in Central London.

Salary trend for PHP in Central London

PHP
Salary Histogram in Central London

Salary distribution for jobs citing PHP in Central London over the 6 months to 6 June 2020.

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 6 June 2020. 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 +39 234 £60,000 - 24
City of Westminster +8 21 £52,500 -12.50%
West End of London +7 14 £52,500 -12.50%
Lambeth +9 9 £37,500 -11.76%
Kensington and Chelsea +2 4 £55,000 +22.22%
Southwark -7 4 £55,000 -21.43%
Camden +8 3 £60,000 -
PHP
London

For the 6 months to 6 June 2020, 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.

1 131 (43.09%) JavaScript
2 114 (37.50%) HTML
3 111 (36.51%) CSS
4 99 (32.57%) Git (software)
5 94 (30.92%) Agile Software Development
6 85 (27.96%) MySQL
7 84 (27.63%) Java
8 82 (26.97%) Python
8 82 (26.97%) Laravel
9 81 (26.64%) Linux
10 73 (24.01%) OO
11 64 (21.05%) AWS
12 61 (20.07%) Docker
13 60 (19.74%) React
14 59 (19.41%) MVC
15 58 (19.08%) Finance
15 58 (19.08%) TDD
16 57 (18.75%) Node.js
17 56 (18.42%) Microservices
18 54 (17.76%) HTML5
19 53 (17.43%) Symfony
19 53 (17.43%) SQL
20 52 (17.11%) User Experience
21 50 (16.45%) OO PHP
22 46 (15.13%) Web Development
23 44 (14.47%) Degree
23 44 (14.47%) E-Commerce
24 43 (14.14%) OOP
25 40 (13.16%) Mobile App
26 39 (12.83%) Computer Science Degree

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 37 (12.17%) Apache
2 26 (8.55%) CMS
3 25 (8.22%) WordPress
4 23 (7.57%) Tomcat
5 16 (5.26%) nginx
6 15 (4.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 15 (4.93%) Drupal
7 10 (3.29%) Apache Spark
7 10 (3.29%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (2.30%) Confluence
8 7 (2.30%) Moodle
9 2 (0.66%) JBoss
9 2 (0.66%) Resin
9 2 (0.66%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.66%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (0.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (0.66%) Photoshop
1 2 (0.66%) Sketch
2 1 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.33%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.33%) InVision
Business Applications
1 35 (11.51%) Magento
2 23 (7.57%) Shopify
3 1 (0.33%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 64 (21.05%) AWS
2 30 (9.87%) SaaS
3 13 (4.28%) Azure
4 12 (3.95%) GCP
5 11 (3.62%) GitHub
6 9 (2.96%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (1.97%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.66%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.66%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.66%) Cloudflare
8 2 (0.66%) Dropbox
8 2 (0.66%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.33%) AWS CodeDeploy
9 1 (0.33%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.33%) BrowserStack
9 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.62%) HTTP
2 10 (3.29%) DNS
2 10 (3.29%) Firewall
3 5 (1.64%) Intranet
4 3 (0.99%) Internet
5 2 (0.66%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.33%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.33%) FTP
6 1 (0.33%) Junos
6 1 (0.33%) MPLS
6 1 (0.33%) SSH
6 1 (0.33%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (27.96%) MySQL
2 36 (11.84%) Big Data
3 35 (11.51%) MongoDB
3 35 (11.51%) NoSQL
4 20 (6.58%) MariaDB
5 14 (4.61%) Relational Database
6 12 (3.95%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (3.29%) Apache Hive
7 10 (3.29%) Hadoop
8 9 (2.96%) Amazon RDS
8 9 (2.96%) Neo4j
9 7 (2.30%) CouchDB
9 7 (2.30%) Redis
10 4 (1.32%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.32%) SQL Server
11 3 (0.99%) Blockchain
12 2 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.33%) Azure SQL Database
13 1 (0.33%) Data Lake
13 1 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 99 (32.57%) Git (software)
2 18 (5.92%) webpack
3 15 (4.93%) PHPUnit
4 12 (3.95%) JIRA
5 11 (3.62%) Bitbucket
6 8 (2.63%) git-flow
7 6 (1.97%) GitLab
7 6 (1.97%) gulp
7 6 (1.97%) Jenkins
7 6 (1.97%) Vagrant
8 5 (1.64%) PhpStorm
9 4 (1.32%) Postman
10 3 (0.99%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.99%) Gatling
10 3 (0.99%) Gradle
10 3 (0.99%) JUnit
10 3 (0.99%) Maven
10 3 (0.99%) Spock
11 2 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (0.66%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 58 (19.08%) Finance
2 26 (8.55%) Marketing
3 20 (6.58%) Back Office
4 12 (3.95%) Advertising
4 12 (3.95%) Games
5 11 (3.62%) Retail
6 6 (1.97%) Public Sector
7 5 (1.64%) Law
7 5 (1.64%) Legal
8 4 (1.32%) Music Industry
9 3 (0.99%) iGaming
10 2 (0.66%) Banking
11 1 (0.33%) Automotive
11 1 (0.33%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 222 (73.03%) Developer
2 141 (46.38%) PHP Developer
3 49 (16.12%) Senior Developer
4 47 (15.46%) Full Stack Developer
5 42 (13.82%) Senior PHP Developer
6 27 (8.88%) Java Developer
7 21 (6.91%) React Developer
8 18 (5.92%) PHP Laravel Developer
9 13 (4.28%) Linux Engineer
10 12 (3.95%) Magento Developer
11 11 (3.62%) Node.js Developer
12 10 (3.29%) Digital Developer
12 10 (3.29%) Network Engineer
12 10 (3.29%) Team Leader
13 9 (2.96%) Junior
13 9 (2.96%) Monitoring Engineer
13 9 (2.96%) Network Monitoring Engineer
13 9 (2.96%) PHP Developer - Fintech
13 9 (2.96%) Web Developer
14 8 (2.63%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (37.50%) HTML
2 111 (36.51%) CSS
3 82 (26.97%) Laravel
4 60 (19.74%) React
5 57 (18.75%) Node.js
6 54 (17.76%) HTML5
7 53 (17.43%) Symfony
8 36 (11.84%) AngularJS
9 35 (11.51%) CSS3
9 35 (11.51%) REST
10 30 (9.87%) LAMP
11 27 (8.88%) .NET
12 24 (7.89%) Sass
13 23 (7.57%) Vue.js
14 20 (6.58%) RESTful
15 17 (5.59%) LEMP Stack
16 16 (5.26%) jQuery
17 14 (4.61%) J2EE
18 12 (3.95%) JSON
18 12 (3.95%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 52 (17.11%) User Experience
2 40 (13.16%) Mobile App
3 13 (4.28%) Greenfield Project
3 13 (4.28%) Linux Command Line
4 9 (2.96%) e-Learning
5 8 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (2.63%) Client/Server
6 7 (2.30%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.30%) SCORM
7 5 (1.64%) Augmented Reality
8 2 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.66%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.33%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.33%) Blog
9 1 (0.33%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.33%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.33%) Social Media
9 1 (0.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 81 (26.64%) Linux
2 14 (4.61%) Apple iOS
3 13 (4.28%) Android
4 12 (3.95%) CentOS
5 9 (2.96%) Ubuntu
6 7 (2.30%) Unix
7 4 (1.32%) Windows
8 2 (0.66%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (30.92%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (24.01%) OO
3 59 (19.41%) MVC
4 58 (19.08%) TDD
5 56 (18.42%) Microservices
6 50 (16.45%) OO PHP
7 46 (15.13%) Web Development
8 44 (14.47%) E-Commerce
9 43 (14.14%) OOP
10 39 (12.83%) Computer Science
11 32 (10.53%) DevOps
11 32 (10.53%) Test Automation
12 28 (9.21%) Software Engineering
13 24 (7.89%) Front End Development
14 22 (7.24%) Machine Learning
14 22 (7.24%) Mentoring
14 22 (7.24%) SOLID
15 20 (6.58%) Data Visualisation
15 20 (6.58%) Visualisation
16 19 (6.25%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 131 (43.09%) JavaScript
2 84 (27.63%) Java
3 82 (26.97%) Python
4 53 (17.43%) SQL
5 33 (10.86%) ES6
6 23 (7.57%) C#
7 21 (6.91%) PHP 7
8 20 (6.58%) Scala
9 19 (6.25%) Perl
10 17 (5.59%) Go
11 15 (4.93%) C++
12 13 (4.28%) C
12 13 (4.28%) TypeScript
13 12 (3.95%) Ruby
14 10 (3.29%) Kotlin
15 5 (1.64%) PowerShell
15 5 (1.64%) VBScript
16 4 (1.32%) Bash Shell
16 4 (1.32%) PL/SQL
17 3 (0.99%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 44 (14.47%) Degree
2 39 (12.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.32%) RHCE
4 1 (0.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.95%) QA
System Software
1 61 (20.07%) Docker
2 4 (1.32%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 29 (9.54%) Kubernetes
2 10 (3.29%) Ansible
3 9 (2.96%) Netcool
3 9 (2.96%) Opsview
3 9 (2.96%) Rundeck
4 7 (2.30%) Kibana
4 7 (2.30%) ZABBIX
5 5 (1.64%) Terraform
6 4 (1.32%) Icinga
7 3 (0.99%) cPanel
8 2 (0.66%) Nagios
8 2 (0.66%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (7.89%) Google
2 17 (5.59%) Adobe
3 16 (5.26%) Oracle
4 13 (4.28%) Red Hat
5 9 (2.96%) AppDynamics
5 9 (2.96%) Dynatrace
5 9 (2.96%) SevOne
5 9 (2.96%) TOWER Software
6 7 (2.30%) hybris
6 7 (2.30%) New Relic
7 4 (1.32%) Netlify
8 2 (0.66%) Apple
8 2 (0.66%) ATG
8 2 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.66%) Zend
9 1 (0.33%) HubSpot
9 1 (0.33%) Juniper
9 1 (0.33%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.33%) Spotify
9 1 (0.33%) WooCommerce