The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for PHP 5 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PHP 5 over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP 5
London / City of London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 229 253 300
Rank change year-on-year +24 +47  
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 6 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.12% 0.079% 0.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.20% 0.14% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 13
Median salary £42,500 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.04% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £49,700 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £54,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% +15.38%  

PHP 5 is in the programming language skills category. The next 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 programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2939 3645 5384
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 56.46% 57.42% 51.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2639 3339 4771
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £79,600 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

PHP 5
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing PHP 5 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for PHP 5 in the City of London

PHP 5
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP 5 in the City of London.

Salary trend for PHP 5 in the City of London

PHP 5
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP 5 in the City of London over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP 5 in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing PHP 5 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 5.

1 16 (100.00%) PHP
2 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
3 14 (87.50%) HTML
3 14 (87.50%) CSS
4 12 (75.00%) MySQL
4 12 (75.00%) HTML5
5 11 (68.75%) OO
6 10 (62.50%) OOP
7 9 (56.25%) Finance
7 9 (56.25%) jQuery
7 9 (56.25%) OO PHP
8 8 (50.00%) AngularJS
8 8 (50.00%) LAMP
8 8 (50.00%) SQL
9 6 (37.50%) T-SQL
9 6 (37.50%) Java
9 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
9 6 (37.50%) Web Services
9 6 (37.50%) Linux
9 6 (37.50%) Intranet
9 6 (37.50%) Extranet
10 5 (31.25%) Zend
10 5 (31.25%) Bash Shell
11 4 (25.00%) Degree
11 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
12 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
12 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (18.75%) CentOS
12 3 (18.75%) FIX Protocol

PHP 5
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 3 (18.75%) Apache
2 2 (12.50%) Apache Solr
2 2 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (6.25%) LiveCycle
3 1 (6.25%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Extranet
1 6 (37.50%) Intranet
2 1 (6.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) MySQL
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
1 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
2 2 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (12.50%) Grunt
2 2 (12.50%) gulp
3 1 (6.25%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Back Office
3 2 (12.50%) Publishing
4 1 (6.25%) German Language
4 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
1 11 (68.75%) PHP Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Applications Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Applications Support
2 3 (18.75%) Applications Support Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Database Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Applications Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Applications Support
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Database Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Java Web Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Lead PHP Developer
4 1 (6.25%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Python Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Python Web Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) CSS
1 14 (87.50%) HTML
2 12 (75.00%) HTML5
3 9 (56.25%) jQuery
4 8 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 8 (50.00%) LAMP
5 6 (37.50%) Web Services
6 3 (18.75%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (12.50%) Backbone.js
7 2 (12.50%) Doctrine
7 2 (12.50%) Ember.js
7 2 (12.50%) Laravel
7 2 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (12.50%) Sass
7 2 (12.50%) Symfony
7 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (12.50%) Zend Framework
8 1 (6.25%) CakePHP
8 1 (6.25%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 2 (12.50%) Digital Media
1 2 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) CentOS
2 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) OO
2 10 (62.50%) OOP
3 9 (56.25%) OO PHP
4 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (18.75%) MVC
5 3 (18.75%) OOD
5 3 (18.75%) Release Management
5 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 3 (18.75%) TDD
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (12.50%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 2 (12.50%) Migration
6 2 (12.50%) OWASP
6 2 (12.50%) SOLID
6 2 (12.50%) Time Management
6 2 (12.50%) Web Accessibility
6 2 (12.50%) Web Development
7 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (6.25%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) PHP
2 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
3 8 (50.00%) SQL
4 6 (37.50%) Java
4 6 (37.50%) T-SQL
5 5 (31.25%) Bash Shell
6 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
6 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
7 1 (6.25%) Python
7 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (6.25%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Zend
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.25%) Adobe
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £44000 - £53000 per annum + Generous Benefits package
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