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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 23 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
England > London
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 138 110 112
Rank change year-on-year -28 +2 -15
Permanent jobs citing PHP 2,044 1,027 1,173
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.91% 2.99% 3.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.75% 4.95% 5.31%
Number of salaries quoted 695 721 956
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £38,750
25th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.17% - +9.09%
75th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £73,750
90th Percentile £97,500 £85,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 43,074 20,737 22,090
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 61.25% 60.30% 57.03%
Number of salaries quoted 18,870 15,556 18,461
10th Percentile £46,250 £43,750 £41,875
25th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%
75th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £86,250
90th Percentile £115,000 £105,000 £105,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP in London

PHP
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for PHP in London

PHP
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing PHP in London over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

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 23 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -14 149 £65,000 - 42
West London -8 102 £52,500 +23.53% 10
South London -3 81 £25,500 -60.77% 1
East London -58 27 £62,500 -3.85% 6
North London -21 18 £47,500 -5.00%
PHP
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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 1,198 (58.61%) JavaScript
2 937 (45.84%) Agile
3 935 (45.74%) MySQL
4 837 (40.95%) AWS
5 759 (37.13%) CSS
6 742 (36.30%) React
7 723 (35.37%) Docker
8 707 (34.59%) Python
9 685 (33.51%) HTML
10 601 (29.40%) Laravel
11 597 (29.21%) Git (software)
12 552 (27.01%) Full Stack Development
13 533 (26.08%) Java
14 525 (25.68%) CI/CD
15 517 (25.29%) Software Engineering
16 474 (23.19%) DevOps
17 444 (21.72%) Mentoring
18 439 (21.48%) SQL
19 437 (21.38%) Node.js
20 435 (21.28%) Social Skills
21 425 (20.79%) Test Automation
22 411 (20.11%) Finance
23 396 (19.37%) Google
24 392 (19.18%) Microservices
25 389 (19.03%) TypeScript
26 383 (18.74%) TDD
27 378 (18.49%) Coaching
28 371 (18.15%) Symfony
29 356 (17.42%) Kubernetes
30 345 (16.88%) RESTful

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
1 213 (10.42%) CMS
2 177 (8.66%) WordPress
3 140 (6.85%) Apache Spark
4 118 (5.77%) Apache
5 113 (5.53%) Elasticsearch
6 61 (2.98%) Drupal
7 38 (1.86%) nginx
8 27 (1.32%) Headless CMS
9 21 (1.03%) Confluence
9 21 (1.03%) Moodle
10 16 (0.78%) WebSphere
11 14 (0.68%) Apache Solr
11 14 (0.68%) IIS
12 10 (0.49%) Totara
13 9 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
14 8 (0.39%) Apache Pig
14 8 (0.39%) Cloud Foundry
14 8 (0.39%) Tomcat
15 7 (0.34%) JBoss
15 7 (0.34%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (0.34%) Chatbot
1 7 (0.34%) InVision
1 7 (0.34%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (0.20%) Sketch
4 2 (0.098%) FileZilla
5 1 (0.049%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.049%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 43 (2.10%) Magento
2 22 (1.08%) Payment Gateway
3 9 (0.44%) Odoo
4 7 (0.34%) Shopify
5 4 (0.20%) Summit
6 3 (0.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 3 (0.15%) SAP Hybris
7 1 (0.049%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 837 (40.95%) AWS
2 339 (16.59%) Serverless
3 297 (14.53%) AWS Lambda
4 264 (12.92%) Azure
5 262 (12.82%) SaaS
6 213 (10.42%) GCP
7 156 (7.63%) Amazon SQS
8 153 (7.49%) Amazon ECS
8 153 (7.49%) GitHub
9 126 (6.16%) Cloud Functions
9 126 (6.16%) OpenShift
10 122 (5.97%) Amazon EC2
11 116 (5.68%) AWS Fargate
12 80 (3.91%) Amazon S3
13 72 (3.52%) AWS CloudFormation
14 63 (3.08%) Google Analytics
15 60 (2.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 58 (2.84%) PaaS
17 52 (2.54%) npm
18 49 (2.40%) Cloudflare
Communications & Networking
1 155 (7.58%) Internet
2 98 (4.79%) HTTP
3 48 (2.35%) SSH
4 40 (1.96%) DNS
5 29 (1.42%) Skype
6 22 (1.08%) Firewall
7 16 (0.78%) Intranet
8 14 (0.68%) TCP/IP
9 12 (0.59%) FTP
10 10 (0.49%) DMZ
10 10 (0.49%) Extranet
11 9 (0.44%) HTTPS
11 9 (0.44%) SSL
12 8 (0.39%) VPN
13 3 (0.15%) DHCP
14 2 (0.098%) SNMP
14 2 (0.098%) Wi-Fi
15 1 (0.049%) IPv6
15 1 (0.049%) Kerberos
15 1 (0.049%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 935 (45.74%) MySQL
2 273 (13.36%) PostgreSQL
3 224 (10.96%) MongoDB
4 213 (10.42%) NoSQL
5 191 (9.34%) Redis
6 180 (8.81%) SQL Server
7 136 (6.65%) Apache Cassandra
8 134 (6.56%) Relational Database
9 126 (6.16%) Flink
10 85 (4.16%) Amazon RDS
11 83 (4.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 80 (3.91%) Amazon Aurora
13 45 (2.20%) MariaDB
14 39 (1.91%) Big Data
15 29 (1.42%) Mixpanel
16 25 (1.22%) BigQuery
17 21 (1.03%) Spork
18 20 (0.98%) Amazon Redshift
19 16 (0.78%) Hadoop
20 12 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 597 (29.21%) Git (software)
2 315 (15.41%) JIRA
3 152 (7.44%) Subversion
4 132 (6.46%) Maven
5 127 (6.21%) Gradle
6 126 (6.16%) Ant
7 109 (5.33%) Jenkins
8 97 (4.75%) Bitbucket
9 89 (4.35%) webpack
10 88 (4.31%) CircleCI
11 69 (3.38%) PHPUnit
12 51 (2.50%) Cypress.io
13 39 (1.91%) Babel
13 39 (1.91%) GitLab
14 35 (1.71%) gulp
15 32 (1.57%) Grunt
15 32 (1.57%) Selenium
16 24 (1.17%) Postman
17 23 (1.13%) PostCSS
18 21 (1.03%) Mercurial
General
1 435 (21.28%) Social Skills
2 411 (20.11%) Finance
3 295 (14.43%) Marketing
4 186 (9.10%) Retail
5 172 (8.41%) Manufacturing
6 151 (7.39%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 149 (7.29%) Analytical Skills
8 119 (5.82%) Games
9 83 (4.06%) Advertising
10 72 (3.52%) Publishing
10 72 (3.52%) Wearables
11 70 (3.42%) Pharmaceutical
12 50 (2.45%) Legal
13 35 (1.71%) Banking
14 28 (1.37%) Organisational Skills
14 28 (1.37%) Retail Finance
15 24 (1.17%) Public Sector
16 21 (1.03%) Local Government
17 20 (0.98%) Music Industry
18 19 (0.93%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 965 (47.21%) Developer
2 359 (17.56%) PHP Developer
3 289 (14.14%) Software Engineer
4 181 (8.86%) Senior Developer
5 163 (7.97%) Full Stack Developer
6 145 (7.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 128 (6.26%) Java Engineer
7 128 (6.26%) Senior Java Engineer
8 112 (5.48%) Senior Software Engineer
9 89 (4.35%) Backend Developer
10 76 (3.72%) DevOps Engineer
10 76 (3.72%) Software Developer
11 72 (3.52%) Web Developer
12 71 (3.47%) Lead Developer
13 65 (3.18%) Junior
14 57 (2.79%) PHP Laravel Developer
15 56 (2.74%) Senior Front-End Developer
16 53 (2.59%) Architect
16 53 (2.59%) Junior Developer
17 52 (2.54%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 759 (37.13%) CSS
2 742 (36.30%) React
3 685 (33.51%) HTML
4 601 (29.40%) Laravel
5 437 (21.38%) Node.js
6 371 (18.15%) Symfony
7 345 (16.88%) RESTful
8 272 (13.31%) .NET
9 264 (12.92%) AngularJS
10 261 (12.77%) REST
11 232 (11.35%) Vue.js
12 222 (10.86%) jQuery
13 207 (10.13%) Sass
14 200 (9.78%) LAMP
15 156 (7.63%) GraphQL
16 155 (7.58%) ASP.NET
17 154 (7.53%) React Native
18 151 (7.39%) HTML5
19 126 (6.16%) JDBC
20 104 (5.09%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 281 (13.75%) User Experience
2 174 (8.51%) Algorithms
3 149 (7.29%) Linux Command Line
4 137 (6.70%) Life Science
5 134 (6.56%) Data Structures
6 131 (6.41%) Self-Motivation
7 112 (5.48%) Mobile App
8 89 (4.35%) Legacy Code
9 63 (3.08%) Legacy Systems
10 58 (2.84%) Greenfield Project
11 53 (2.59%) Hedge funds
12 46 (2.25%) Management Information System
13 36 (1.76%) PropTech
14 35 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
15 30 (1.47%) Marketing Technology
16 24 (1.17%) Blog
17 23 (1.13%) Public Cloud
18 21 (1.03%) Virtual Team
19 20 (0.98%) 3D Printing
19 20 (0.98%) Industry 4.0
Operating Systems
1 235 (11.50%) Linux
2 175 (8.56%) Unix
3 88 (4.31%) Apple iOS
4 86 (4.21%) Android
5 59 (2.89%) Windows
6 48 (2.35%) Ubuntu
7 13 (0.64%) CentOS
8 7 (0.34%) Debian
8 7 (0.34%) Mac OS
9 5 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.15%) Windows Server
11 2 (0.098%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.049%) Alpine Linux
12 1 (0.049%) Kali Linux
12 1 (0.049%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.049%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 937 (45.84%) Agile
2 552 (27.01%) Full Stack Development
3 525 (25.68%) CI/CD
4 517 (25.29%) Software Engineering
5 474 (23.19%) DevOps
6 444 (21.72%) Mentoring
7 425 (20.79%) Test Automation
8 392 (19.18%) Microservices
9 383 (18.74%) TDD
10 378 (18.49%) Coaching
11 260 (12.72%) Web Development
12 258 (12.62%) MVC
12 258 (12.62%) Problem-Solving
13 244 (11.94%) Front End Development
14 242 (11.84%) BDD
15 238 (11.64%) OOP
16 200 (9.78%) OO
17 190 (9.30%) E-Commerce
18 155 (7.58%) Computer Science
19 151 (7.39%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 1,198 (58.61%) JavaScript
2 707 (34.59%) Python
3 533 (26.08%) Java
4 439 (21.48%) SQL
5 389 (19.03%) TypeScript
6 301 (14.73%) Go
7 257 (12.57%) Ruby
8 200 (9.78%) C#
9 178 (8.71%) Shell Script
10 167 (8.17%) Perl
11 147 (7.19%) PowerShell
12 103 (5.04%) C++
13 82 (4.01%) Bash
14 60 (2.94%) ES6
15 55 (2.69%) Scala
16 29 (1.42%) Kotlin
17 28 (1.37%) C
18 21 (1.03%) Apple Swift
18 21 (1.03%) ES7
19 19 (0.93%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 195 (9.54%) Degree
2 126 (6.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (0.93%) Security Cleared
4 18 (0.88%) PhD
5 10 (0.49%) ISTQB
6 5 (0.24%) AWS Certification
6 5 (0.24%) DBS Check
6 5 (0.24%) RHCE
7 4 (0.20%) Master's Degree
7 4 (0.20%) OCPJP
7 4 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
7 4 (0.20%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.20%) Sun Certification
8 2 (0.098%) Linux+ Certification
9 1 (0.049%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.049%) CISSP
9 1 (0.049%) GIAC
9 1 (0.049%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.049%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (0.049%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 206 (10.08%) QA
2 70 (3.42%) Accessibility
3 15 (0.73%) GDPR
4 7 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.29%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.29%) PSD2
6 5 (0.24%) PMO
7 2 (0.098%) SLA
System Software
1 723 (35.37%) Docker
2 9 (0.44%) Active Directory
2 9 (0.44%) VirtualBox
3 8 (0.39%) LXC
4 5 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.20%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (0.15%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 2 (0.098%) NFS
7 2 (0.098%) Squid
8 1 (0.049%) Dovecot
8 1 (0.049%) OpenSSH
8 1 (0.049%) Postfix
8 1 (0.049%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.049%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 356 (17.42%) Kubernetes
2 221 (10.81%) Terraform
3 66 (3.23%) Ansible
4 15 (0.73%) Grafana
4 15 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (0.54%) Nagios
5 11 (0.54%) Prometheus
6 8 (0.39%) Graylog
6 8 (0.39%) Munin
6 8 (0.39%) Opsgenie
7 4 (0.20%) Jamf Pro
7 4 (0.20%) Packer
7 4 (0.20%) Puppet
7 4 (0.20%) SCCM
8 3 (0.15%) Proxmox
8 3 (0.15%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.098%) QRadar
10 1 (0.049%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.049%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.049%) Salt
Vendors
1 396 (19.37%) Google
2 152 (7.44%) Microsoft
3 61 (2.98%) Zend
4 55 (2.69%) Salesforce.com
5 54 (2.64%) Facebook
6 28 (1.37%) WorldPay
7 25 (1.22%) Apple
8 20 (0.98%) Oracle
8 20 (0.98%) Stackify
9 19 (0.93%) IBM
10 17 (0.83%) Instagram
10 17 (0.83%) Red Hat
10 17 (0.83%) Twitter
10 17 (0.83%) YouTube
11 14 (0.68%) hybris
11 14 (0.68%) WooCommerce
12 12 (0.59%) Sitecore
13 11 (0.54%) SendGrid
13 11 (0.54%) Splunk
14 10 (0.49%) SAP