Period
to 19 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
England > London
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 77 59
Rank change year-on-year -4 -18 +3
Permanent jobs citing PHP 2,577 2,776 3,852
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.72% 3.97% 4.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.59% 7.20% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2,215 2,439 3,503
London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £36,176 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £76,250 £74,750
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 39,078 38,558 44,277
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 56.38% 55.18% 54.26%
Number of salaries quoted 32,199 32,503 38,947
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP in London

PHP
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for PHP in London

PHP
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in London over the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Salary histogram for PHP in London

PHP
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the London region over the 6 months to 19 June 2018. 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
Central London +17 600 £55,000 +10.00% 114
West London -13 157 £57,500 +15.00% 88
East London +14 50 £50,000 -16.67% 41
South London -26 46 £45,000 -10.00% 4
North London +4 23 £45,000 -5.26% 5
PHP
England

For the 6 months to 19 June 2018, 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 London region with a requirement for PHP.

1 1,320 (51.22%) JavaScript
2 1,103 (42.80%) HTML
3 999 (38.77%) CSS
4 928 (36.01%) Java
5 911 (35.35%) MySQL
6 901 (34.96%) Agile Software Development
7 672 (26.08%) Web Development
8 659 (25.57%) Linux
9 630 (24.45%) Git (software)
10 596 (23.13%) Python
11 545 (21.15%) SQL
12 453 (17.58%) Symfony
13 448 (17.38%) TDD
14 432 (16.76%) Amazon AWS
14 432 (16.76%) Laravel
15 426 (16.53%) Finance
16 421 (16.34%) MVC
17 420 (16.30%) Node.js
18 396 (15.37%) HTML5
19 386 (14.98%) jQuery
19 386 (14.98%) DevOps
20 378 (14.67%) AngularJS
21 373 (14.47%) Software Engineering
22 364 (14.12%) LAMP
23 344 (13.35%) Scrum
24 327 (12.69%) Degree
25 319 (12.38%) C#
26 317 (12.30%) Docker
27 315 (12.22%) Advertising
28 298 (11.56%) OO

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 247 (9.58%) CMS
2 241 (9.35%) Drupal
3 232 (9.00%) Apache
4 214 (8.30%) WordPress
5 130 (5.04%) Elasticsearch
6 86 (3.34%) nginx
7 44 (1.71%) Apache Solr
8 43 (1.67%) Tomcat
9 32 (1.24%) Confluence
10 28 (1.09%) IIS
11 24 (0.93%) JBoss
12 22 (0.85%) OpenStack
13 21 (0.81%) WebSphere
14 20 (0.78%) Apache Spark
15 19 (0.74%) SharePoint
16 15 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
17 13 (0.50%) SAS
17 13 (0.50%) WildFly
18 11 (0.43%) WebLogic
19 10 (0.39%) Moodle
Applications
1 73 (2.83%) Photoshop
2 27 (1.05%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (0.50%) SPSS
4 11 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 11 (0.43%) Microsoft Office
5 8 (0.31%) Microsoft Excel
6 4 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (0.12%) InDesign
7 3 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.039%) Chatbot
8 1 (0.039%) GIMP
8 1 (0.039%) InVision
Business Applications
1 86 (3.34%) Magento
2 30 (1.16%) Payment Gateway
3 14 (0.54%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 11 (0.43%) Eloqua
5 8 (0.31%) Adobe Campaign
5 8 (0.31%) Shopify
5 8 (0.31%) Unica
6 7 (0.27%) NetSuite
7 5 (0.19%) Documaker
8 4 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.078%) Oracle CRM
9 2 (0.078%) Remedy ITSM
10 1 (0.039%) Dynamics CRM
10 1 (0.039%) nopCommerce
10 1 (0.039%) OpenCart
10 1 (0.039%) Ripple
10 1 (0.039%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 432 (16.76%) Amazon AWS
2 135 (5.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 96 (3.73%) SaaS
4 73 (2.83%) GitHub
5 68 (2.64%) Amazon S3
6 67 (2.60%) Amazon EC2
7 58 (2.25%) Serverless
8 56 (2.17%) Google Cloud Platform
9 49 (1.90%) AWS Lambda
10 45 (1.75%) IaaS
11 31 (1.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 30 (1.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 30 (1.16%) CloudFront
12 30 (1.16%) OpenShift
13 29 (1.13%) npm
13 29 (1.13%) Route 53
14 27 (1.05%) AWS CloudFormation
14 27 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
15 26 (1.01%) Loggly
15 26 (1.01%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 80 (3.10%) Internet
2 70 (2.72%) HTTP
3 69 (2.68%) Firewall
4 42 (1.63%) TCP/IP
5 41 (1.59%) SSH
6 37 (1.44%) DNS
7 28 (1.09%) SSL
8 25 (0.97%) Intranet
9 23 (0.89%) SNMP
10 19 (0.74%) LAN
11 18 (0.70%) VLAN
12 17 (0.66%) IPsec
12 17 (0.66%) Network Security
13 16 (0.62%) VPN
13 16 (0.62%) WAN
14 15 (0.58%) FTP
14 15 (0.58%) Wireless
15 14 (0.54%) BGP
16 12 (0.47%) OSPF
17 9 (0.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 911 (35.35%) MySQL
2 184 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 179 (6.95%) NoSQL
4 154 (5.98%) MongoDB
5 141 (5.47%) PostgreSQL
6 124 (4.81%) Relational Database
7 80 (3.10%) Redis
8 60 (2.33%) Big Data
9 47 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
10 43 (1.67%) Amazon RDS
11 40 (1.55%) Hadoop
12 33 (1.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 29 (1.13%) RDBMS
14 25 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
15 16 (0.62%) MariaDB
16 15 (0.58%) Apache Hive
16 15 (0.58%) SQLite
17 14 (0.54%) Blockchain
17 14 (0.54%) MarkLogic
18 13 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 630 (24.45%) Git (software)
2 254 (9.86%) Jenkins
3 126 (4.89%) Subversion
4 120 (4.66%) Selenium
5 110 (4.27%) JIRA
6 104 (4.04%) PHPUnit
7 65 (2.52%) Vagrant
8 62 (2.41%) Maven
9 61 (2.37%) Bitbucket
9 61 (2.37%) gulp
10 54 (2.10%) Grunt
11 53 (2.06%) Cucumber
12 47 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 43 (1.67%) webpack
14 40 (1.55%) Sonatype Nexus
15 36 (1.40%) TeamCity
16 34 (1.32%) Visual Studio
17 31 (1.20%) Appium
18 30 (1.16%) WebDriver
19 29 (1.13%) Gradle
General
1 426 (16.53%) Finance
2 315 (12.22%) Advertising
3 157 (6.09%) Marketing
4 156 (6.05%) Retail
5 99 (3.84%) Banking
6 88 (3.41%) Games
7 57 (2.21%) Publishing
8 47 (1.82%) Legal
9 29 (1.13%) Telecoms
10 27 (1.05%) Law
11 25 (0.97%) Back Office
12 15 (0.58%) Front Office
13 13 (0.50%) Financial Institution
14 12 (0.47%) Investment Banking
15 10 (0.39%) Automotive
16 8 (0.31%) Multimedia
17 7 (0.27%) Billing
18 5 (0.19%) Electronics
18 5 (0.19%) Music Industry
19 3 (0.12%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 1,801 (69.89%) Developer
2 800 (31.04%) PHP Developer
3 376 (14.59%) Senior Developer
4 243 (9.43%) Java Developer
5 190 (7.37%) Senior PHP Developer
6 187 (7.26%) Web Developer
7 177 (6.87%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 165 (6.40%) Full Stack Developer
9 142 (5.51%) Software Developer
10 138 (5.36%) Software Engineer
11 131 (5.08%) JavaScript Developer
12 127 (4.93%) Lead Developer
13 111 (4.31%) DevOps Engineer
14 94 (3.65%) Backend Developer
15 75 (2.91%) HTML Developer
16 74 (2.87%) Drupal Developer
17 73 (2.83%) Symfony Developer
18 69 (2.68%) Junior
19 66 (2.56%) PHP Symfony Developer
20 63 (2.44%) Lead PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,103 (42.80%) HTML
2 999 (38.77%) CSS
3 453 (17.58%) Symfony
4 432 (16.76%) Laravel
5 420 (16.30%) Node.js
6 396 (15.37%) HTML5
7 386 (14.98%) jQuery
8 378 (14.67%) AngularJS
9 364 (14.12%) LAMP
10 260 (10.09%) React
11 258 (10.01%) REST
12 255 (9.90%) RESTful
13 252 (9.78%) .NET
14 246 (9.55%) CSS3
15 243 (9.43%) Web Services
16 234 (9.08%) Spring
17 217 (8.42%) Sass
18 175 (6.79%) XML
19 164 (6.36%) Hibernate
20 125 (4.85%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 244 (9.47%) Computer Science
2 223 (8.65%) User Experience
3 196 (7.61%) Fintech
4 149 (5.78%) Mobile App
5 113 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
6 108 (4.19%) Greenfield Project
7 101 (3.92%) Self-Motivation
8 58 (2.25%) Algorithms
9 54 (2.10%) Linux Command Line
10 44 (1.71%) Data Structures
11 43 (1.67%) Public Cloud
12 40 (1.55%) Private Cloud
13 27 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
14 21 (0.81%) Blog
14 21 (0.81%) Replication
15 19 (0.74%) Digital Media
16 18 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 18 (0.70%) Online Games
17 16 (0.62%) Hedge funds
17 16 (0.62%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 659 (25.57%) Linux
2 119 (4.62%) Android
3 98 (3.80%) Unix
4 92 (3.57%) Windows
5 84 (3.26%) CentOS
6 81 (3.14%) Apple iOS
7 70 (2.72%) Ubuntu
8 68 (2.64%) Debian
9 38 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 15 (0.58%) openSUSE
11 13 (0.50%) Windows Server
12 11 (0.43%) Mac OS X
13 10 (0.39%) CoreOS
14 7 (0.27%) Solaris
15 6 (0.23%) VMS
15 6 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
16 5 (0.19%) Amazon Linux
16 5 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
17 4 (0.16%) Fedora
18 3 (0.12%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 901 (34.96%) Agile Software Development
2 672 (26.08%) Web Development
3 448 (17.38%) TDD
4 421 (16.34%) MVC
5 386 (14.98%) DevOps
6 373 (14.47%) Software Engineering
7 344 (13.35%) Scrum
8 298 (11.56%) OO
9 282 (10.94%) E-Commerce
10 278 (10.79%) Front End Development
11 275 (10.67%) Continuous Integration
12 254 (9.86%) Problem-Solving
13 241 (9.35%) OOP
14 238 (9.24%) Microservices
15 225 (8.73%) Test Automation
16 221 (8.58%) Open Source
17 202 (7.84%) BDD
18 143 (5.55%) Mentoring
19 132 (5.12%) SDLC
20 125 (4.85%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1,320 (51.22%) JavaScript
2 928 (36.01%) Java
3 596 (23.13%) Python
4 545 (21.15%) SQL
5 319 (12.38%) C#
6 251 (9.74%) Ruby
7 199 (7.72%) Bash Shell
8 167 (6.48%) Perl
9 135 (5.24%) C++
10 121 (4.70%) Go
11 113 (4.38%) Scala
12 108 (4.19%) PHP 7
13 86 (3.34%) ES6
14 72 (2.79%) C
15 71 (2.76%) PowerShell
16 59 (2.29%) PHP 5
17 52 (2.02%) Java 8
18 47 (1.82%) TypeScript
19 34 (1.32%) Objective-C
20 31 (1.20%) VB
Qualifications
1 327 (12.69%) Degree
2 133 (5.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 55 (2.13%) Security Cleared
4 39 (1.51%) SC Cleared
5 16 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (0.58%) Master's Degree
7 12 (0.47%) CISSP
8 10 (0.39%) AWS Certification
9 9 (0.35%) CCNA
10 8 (0.31%) CCNP
10 8 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (0.31%) MCSE
10 8 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (0.31%) SANS
11 7 (0.27%) CompTIA Security+
11 7 (0.27%) DV Cleared
11 7 (0.27%) Linux+ Certification
11 7 (0.27%) Network+ Certification
11 7 (0.27%) OSCP
11 7 (0.27%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (4.46%) QA
2 24 (0.93%) PCI DSS
3 22 (0.85%) GCP
4 10 (0.39%) GDPR
4 10 (0.39%) WAI
5 6 (0.23%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.12%) DICOM
6 3 (0.12%) FATCA
6 3 (0.12%) HIPAA
6 3 (0.12%) HL7
7 1 (0.039%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.039%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.039%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.039%) SLA
7 1 (0.039%) WCAG
System Software
1 317 (12.30%) Docker
2 36 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (0.62%) iptables
4 15 (0.58%) HDFS
5 13 (0.50%) Active Directory
5 13 (0.50%) VirtualBox
6 10 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (0.35%) vSphere
8 8 (0.31%) Hyper-V
8 8 (0.31%) KVM
9 7 (0.27%) Varnish
9 7 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
10 5 (0.19%) LXC
10 5 (0.19%) Samba
10 5 (0.19%) VMware NSX
11 4 (0.16%) Squid
11 4 (0.16%) Xen
12 3 (0.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (0.078%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 183 (7.10%) Ansible
2 176 (6.83%) Puppet
3 115 (4.46%) Kubernetes
4 109 (4.23%) Nagios
5 107 (4.15%) Terraform
6 90 (3.49%) Opscode Chef
7 62 (2.41%) ZABBIX
8 37 (1.44%) Salt
9 26 (1.01%) Prometheus
10 19 (0.74%) Rancher
11 15 (0.58%) Kibana
12 12 (0.47%) HAProxy
12 12 (0.47%) Single Sign-On
13 11 (0.43%) cPanel
13 11 (0.43%) Packer
14 10 (0.39%) Grafana
15 7 (0.27%) Consul
16 6 (0.23%) Cobbler
16 6 (0.23%) logstash
17 5 (0.19%) vRealize
Vendors
1 134 (5.20%) Zend
2 126 (4.89%) Oracle
3 113 (4.38%) Google
4 84 (3.26%) Microsoft
5 74 (2.87%) Red Hat
6 72 (2.79%) Adobe
7 66 (2.56%) Splunk
8 52 (2.02%) VMware
9 48 (1.86%) New Relic
10 42 (1.63%) WorldPay
11 41 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
12 37 (1.44%) Atlassian
13 33 (1.28%) Rackspace
14 28 (1.09%) Cisco
15 25 (0.97%) SaltStack
16 21 (0.81%) Apple
17 19 (0.74%) AppDynamics
17 19 (0.74%) Sitecore
17 19 (0.74%) SolarWinds
18 18 (0.70%) Twitter