Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 87 79
Rank change year-on-year +2 -8 -1
Permanent jobs citing PHP 357 405 652
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.52% 3.48% 3.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.19% 5.97% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 317 370 577
City of London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £32,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £75,000
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 the City of London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 5764 6784 9448
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 56.89% 58.35% 54.95%
Number of salaries quoted 5287 6256 8328
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £58,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +0.87% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £86,250
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP in the City of London

PHP
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for PHP in the City of London

PHP
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP in the City of London

PHP
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the City of London region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
London Bridge +11 6 £35,000 +27.27%
PHP
Central London

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for PHP.

1 187 (52.38%) JavaScript
2 148 (41.46%) HTML
3 144 (40.34%) Java
3 144 (40.34%) MySQL
4 136 (38.10%) CSS
5 117 (32.77%) Agile Software Development
6 96 (26.89%) Linux
7 85 (23.81%) Python
8 81 (22.69%) Web Development
9 75 (21.01%) SQL
10 74 (20.73%) MVC
11 72 (20.17%) jQuery
12 69 (19.33%) Finance
13 68 (19.05%) Advertising
14 66 (18.49%) Git (software)
15 65 (18.21%) LAMP
16 64 (17.93%) Symfony
17 60 (16.81%) Amazon AWS
17 60 (16.81%) TDD
18 57 (15.97%) HTML5
19 53 (14.85%) AngularJS
20 52 (14.57%) Degree
21 51 (14.29%) Ruby
22 50 (14.01%) Laravel
22 50 (14.01%) DevOps
23 45 (12.61%) Node.js
23 45 (12.61%) OO
24 44 (12.32%) PostgreSQL
25 43 (12.04%) MongoDB
26 42 (11.76%) Scrum

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 41 (11.48%) Apache
2 32 (8.96%) WordPress
3 29 (8.12%) Drupal
4 22 (6.16%) Apache Solr
4 22 (6.16%) CMS
5 21 (5.88%) IIS
6 20 (5.60%) Tomcat
7 18 (5.04%) Elasticsearch
8 15 (4.20%) nginx
9 14 (3.92%) Apache Spark
9 14 (3.92%) WebLogic
10 12 (3.36%) JBoss
10 12 (3.36%) OpenStack
10 12 (3.36%) SharePoint
11 9 (2.52%) Jetty
11 9 (2.52%) WebSphere
11 9 (2.52%) WebSphere Application Server
12 4 (1.12%) ColdFusion
13 3 (0.84%) Apache TomEE
14 2 (0.56%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 4 (1.12%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.84%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.56%) SPSS
4 1 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.28%) HipChat
4 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 12 (3.36%) Revive Adserver
2 9 (2.52%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 7 (1.96%) Magento
4 3 (0.84%) Workday HCM
5 2 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.56%) iTrent
5 2 (0.56%) ResourceLink
6 1 (0.28%) Odoo
6 1 (0.28%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.28%) Shopify
6 1 (0.28%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.28%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 60 (16.81%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (7.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (5.60%) GitHub
4 15 (4.20%) SaaS
5 13 (3.64%) Google Cloud Platform
6 12 (3.36%) Heroku
6 12 (3.36%) Office 365
7 8 (2.24%) DigitalOcean
8 5 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (1.12%) Google Analytics
9 4 (1.12%) Rackspace Cloud
10 3 (0.84%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.84%) IaaS
10 3 (0.84%) Loggly
10 3 (0.84%) Sumo Logic
10 3 (0.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (0.56%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (0.56%) Oracle Service Cloud
11 2 (0.56%) Serverless
11 2 (0.56%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.92%) Firewall
2 13 (3.64%) HTTP
3 10 (2.80%) Internet
4 6 (1.68%) FTP
4 6 (1.68%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.84%) Intranet
5 3 (0.84%) LDAP
6 2 (0.56%) Broadband
6 2 (0.56%) DNS
6 2 (0.56%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (0.56%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.28%) MRTG
7 1 (0.28%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (40.34%) MySQL
2 44 (12.32%) PostgreSQL
3 43 (12.04%) MongoDB
4 36 (10.08%) SQL Server
5 32 (8.96%) NoSQL
6 26 (7.28%) Redis
7 24 (6.72%) Apache Cassandra
8 22 (6.16%) Big Data
9 16 (4.48%) Hadoop
10 12 (3.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (2.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 9 (2.52%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 9 (2.52%) Couchbase
12 9 (2.52%) Riak
12 9 (2.52%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (2.52%) SQL Server 2012
13 8 (2.24%) Relational Database
14 7 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 4 (1.12%) Apache Hive
15 4 (1.12%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 66 (18.49%) Git (software)
2 35 (9.80%) Jenkins
3 28 (7.84%) PHPUnit
4 23 (6.44%) JIRA
5 15 (4.20%) gulp
6 13 (3.64%) webpack
7 11 (3.08%) Grunt
8 9 (2.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 9 (2.52%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (2.52%) Visual Studio
9 8 (2.24%) Selenium
10 6 (1.68%) Mocha
10 6 (1.68%) Sinon.JS
10 6 (1.68%) Sonatype Nexus
10 6 (1.68%) Subversion
11 5 (1.40%) Cucumber
11 5 (1.40%) Vagrant
12 4 (1.12%) Bower
12 4 (1.12%) Maven
13 3 (0.84%) Xdebug
General
1 69 (19.33%) Finance
2 68 (19.05%) Advertising
3 36 (10.08%) Marketing
4 21 (5.88%) Retail
5 19 (5.32%) Games
6 14 (3.92%) Legal
6 14 (3.92%) Telecoms
7 13 (3.64%) Publishing
8 12 (3.36%) Banking
8 12 (3.36%) Electronics
8 12 (3.36%) Manufacturing
9 9 (2.52%) Law
10 2 (0.56%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.28%) Automotive
11 1 (0.28%) Billing
11 1 (0.28%) Digital Economy
11 1 (0.28%) German Language
11 1 (0.28%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 233 (65.27%) Developer
2 96 (26.89%) PHP Developer
3 54 (15.13%) Senior Developer
4 30 (8.40%) Java Developer
5 25 (7.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 23 (6.44%) Senior PHP Developer
7 20 (5.60%) Full Stack Developer
7 20 (5.60%) Lead Developer
8 19 (5.32%) Architect
9 17 (4.76%) Analyst
9 17 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
9 17 (4.76%) MySQL Developer
9 17 (4.76%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 15 (4.20%) Web Developer
11 12 (3.36%) Software Engineer
11 12 (3.36%) Team Leader
12 11 (3.08%) Administrator
12 11 (3.08%) Junior
12 11 (3.08%) Solutions Architect
12 11 (3.08%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (41.46%) HTML
2 136 (38.10%) CSS
3 72 (20.17%) jQuery
4 65 (18.21%) LAMP
5 64 (17.93%) Symfony
6 57 (15.97%) HTML5
7 53 (14.85%) AngularJS
8 50 (14.01%) Laravel
9 45 (12.61%) Node.js
10 42 (11.76%) React
11 39 (10.92%) CSS3
12 33 (9.24%) .NET
13 30 (8.40%) Sass
13 30 (8.40%) Web Services
14 23 (6.44%) Ajax
15 21 (5.88%) REST
15 21 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
16 19 (5.32%) LEMP Stack
17 18 (5.04%) JSON
18 15 (4.20%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 28 (7.84%) Computer Science
2 24 (6.72%) User Experience
3 23 (6.44%) Greenfield Project
4 20 (5.60%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (5.60%) Fintech
5 14 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (1.96%) Linux Command Line
7 6 (1.68%) Clustering
7 6 (1.68%) Media Streaming
7 6 (1.68%) Tandem
8 5 (1.40%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.40%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.40%) Replication
8 5 (1.40%) Virtual Team
9 4 (1.12%) e-Learning
10 2 (0.56%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.56%) IVR
10 2 (0.56%) NHS
10 2 (0.56%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.56%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 96 (26.89%) Linux
2 41 (11.48%) Windows
3 16 (4.48%) Unix
4 14 (3.92%) CentOS
5 10 (2.80%) Android
6 8 (2.24%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.40%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.40%) Windows Server
8 4 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.84%) CoreOS
9 3 (0.84%) Solaris
9 3 (0.84%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.84%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.28%) Debian
11 1 (0.28%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (32.77%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (22.69%) Web Development
3 74 (20.73%) MVC
4 60 (16.81%) TDD
5 50 (14.01%) DevOps
6 45 (12.61%) OO
7 42 (11.76%) Scrum
8 37 (10.36%) Continuous Integration
9 36 (10.08%) Front End Development
10 32 (8.96%) Business Intelligence
11 30 (8.40%) E-Commerce
12 25 (7.00%) OOP
12 25 (7.00%) Software Engineering
13 24 (6.72%) Kanban
14 23 (6.44%) Mentoring
15 21 (5.88%) Coaching
15 21 (5.88%) Microservices
16 20 (5.60%) BDD
16 20 (5.60%) Digital Marketing
16 20 (5.60%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 187 (52.38%) JavaScript
2 144 (40.34%) Java
3 85 (23.81%) Python
4 75 (21.01%) SQL
5 51 (14.29%) Ruby
6 38 (10.64%) Bash Shell
7 37 (10.36%) C#
7 37 (10.36%) Perl
8 22 (6.16%) PHP 7
9 20 (5.60%) Go
10 19 (5.32%) PHP 5
10 19 (5.32%) PowerShell
11 18 (5.04%) C++
12 15 (4.20%) Scala
13 10 (2.80%) ES6
14 9 (2.52%) T-SQL
15 8 (2.24%) Shell Script
16 7 (1.96%) Haskell
16 7 (1.96%) TypeScript
17 3 (0.84%) C
Qualifications
1 52 (14.57%) Degree
2 12 (3.36%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (2.24%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.40%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.84%) CISSP
6 2 (0.56%) AAT
6 2 (0.56%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.56%) CCIE
6 2 (0.56%) CCIE Security
6 2 (0.56%) CCNA
6 2 (0.56%) CCSA
6 2 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.56%) CISM
6 2 (0.56%) DBS Check
6 2 (0.56%) JNCIA
7 1 (0.28%) CEH
7 1 (0.28%) CHECK Team Member
7 1 (0.28%) CREST Certified
7 1 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.28%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.32%) QA
2 2 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.56%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.56%) WAI
3 1 (0.28%) DICOM
3 1 (0.28%) HL7
3 1 (0.28%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (8.68%) Docker
2 4 (1.12%) Varnish
2 4 (1.12%) VirtualBox
2 4 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.12%) Xen
3 3 (0.84%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (0.56%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.56%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.56%) DFS Replication
4 2 (0.56%) HDFS
5 1 (0.28%) KVM
5 1 (0.28%) oVirt
5 1 (0.28%) Postfix
5 1 (0.28%) PowerDNS
Systems Management
1 39 (10.92%) Puppet
2 32 (8.96%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (8.12%) Ansible
4 13 (3.64%) Nagios
5 12 (3.36%) Salt
6 9 (2.52%) Kibana
6 9 (2.52%) logstash
6 9 (2.52%) ZABBIX
7 7 (1.96%) vRealize
8 6 (1.68%) Kubernetes
9 4 (1.12%) HAProxy
10 3 (0.84%) Rancher
11 2 (0.56%) Nessus
11 2 (0.56%) WSUS
12 1 (0.28%) Munin
Vendors
1 22 (6.16%) Zend
2 19 (5.32%) Oracle
3 18 (5.04%) Google
4 16 (4.48%) Microsoft
5 14 (3.92%) ServiceNow
6 12 (3.36%) SAP
6 12 (3.36%) Splunk
7 10 (2.80%) New Relic
7 10 (2.80%) VMware
8 9 (2.52%) Cognos
9 8 (2.24%) DoubleClick
10 7 (1.96%) Rackspace
11 5 (1.40%) Citrix
11 5 (1.40%) Red Hat
11 5 (1.40%) TIBCO
12 4 (1.12%) SaltStack
12 4 (1.12%) Siebel
12 4 (1.12%) Twitter
13 3 (0.84%) Dynatrace
13 3 (0.84%) Workday