Period
to 25 September 2017

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 25 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
England > London
6 months to
25 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 64 65
Rank change year-on-year -26 +1 -20
Permanent jobs citing PHP 2682 3438 3862
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.59% 4.42% 4.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.52% 8.09% 8.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2342 3086 3393
London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 41161 42520 47534
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 55.07% 54.65% 53.07%
Number of salaries quoted 32548 37468 40928
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £83,750
England median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.16% +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 25 September 2017.

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 25 September 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
Central London -25 425 £55,000 +10.00% 39
West London +14 246 £48,500 +2.11% 23
South London +5 82 £50,000 +33.33% 3
North London +4 13 £47,500 +35.71% 4
East London -16 10 £50,000 +13.64% 9
PHP
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 London region with a requirement for PHP.

1 1401 (52.24%) JavaScript
2 1095 (40.83%) MySQL
3 1089 (40.60%) HTML
4 1058 (39.45%) CSS
5 968 (36.09%) Agile Software Development
6 743 (27.70%) Linux
7 717 (26.73%) Java
8 633 (23.60%) Python
9 624 (23.27%) Git (software)
10 513 (19.13%) Web Development
11 472 (17.60%) SQL
12 468 (17.45%) jQuery
13 466 (17.38%) LAMP
14 456 (17.00%) MVC
15 439 (16.37%) Symfony
16 433 (16.14%) Laravel
17 425 (15.85%) TDD
18 417 (15.55%) OO
19 404 (15.06%) Amazon AWS
20 394 (14.69%) AngularJS
21 392 (14.62%) DevOps
22 376 (14.02%) Finance
23 364 (13.57%) Node.js
24 354 (13.20%) HTML5
25 343 (12.79%) Degree
26 329 (12.27%) Scrum
27 311 (11.60%) Apache
28 306 (11.41%) E-Commerce
29 301 (11.22%) Front End Development
30 291 (10.85%) C#

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
1 311 (11.60%) Apache
2 283 (10.55%) WordPress
3 237 (8.84%) Drupal
4 219 (8.17%) CMS
5 120 (4.47%) nginx
6 86 (3.21%) Apache Solr
7 85 (3.17%) Elasticsearch
8 80 (2.98%) Tomcat
9 77 (2.87%) IIS
10 63 (2.35%) SharePoint
11 61 (2.27%) WebLogic
12 49 (1.83%) Apache Spark
13 42 (1.57%) Confluence
14 39 (1.45%) WebSphere
15 38 (1.42%) OpenStack
16 30 (1.12%) JBoss
17 19 (0.71%) SharePoint Server
18 16 (0.60%) SAS
19 14 (0.52%) Joomla!
19 14 (0.52%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 82 (3.06%) Photoshop
2 37 (1.38%) Adobe Illustrator
3 21 (0.78%) Microsoft Office
4 17 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 14 (0.52%) SPSS
6 7 (0.26%) HipChat
7 5 (0.19%) FrameMaker
7 5 (0.19%) Microsoft Excel
8 4 (0.15%) Maple
9 2 (0.075%) InDesign
10 1 (0.037%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.037%) Microsoft Project
10 1 (0.037%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 129 (4.81%) Magento
2 28 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 20 (0.75%) Dynamics NAV
4 13 (0.48%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 12 (0.45%) Revive Adserver
5 12 (0.45%) WebTrends
6 7 (0.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 6 (0.22%) Odoo
8 5 (0.19%) NetSuite
8 5 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
9 4 (0.15%) iTrent
9 4 (0.15%) ResourceLink
9 4 (0.15%) Shopify
9 4 (0.15%) Workday HCM
10 3 (0.11%) BigMachines
10 3 (0.11%) Eloqua
10 3 (0.11%) Exchequer
11 2 (0.075%) MetaTrader
12 1 (0.037%) Adobe Campaign
12 1 (0.037%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 404 (15.06%) Amazon AWS
2 136 (5.07%) SaaS
3 124 (4.62%) GitHub
4 111 (4.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 56 (2.09%) IaaS
6 55 (2.05%) PaaS
7 53 (1.98%) Google Cloud Platform
8 47 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
9 37 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
9 37 (1.38%) Google Analytics
10 35 (1.30%) AWS CloudFormation
11 30 (1.12%) Amazon S3
12 28 (1.04%) Office 365
13 26 (0.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 23 (0.86%) AWS Lambda
14 23 (0.86%) npm
15 21 (0.78%) Slack
16 13 (0.48%) G Suite
17 12 (0.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 12 (0.45%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 105 (3.91%) HTTP
2 88 (3.28%) Internet
3 75 (2.80%) DNS
4 63 (2.35%) Firewall
5 53 (1.98%) TCP/IP
6 48 (1.79%) Intranet
7 33 (1.23%) FTP
8 24 (0.89%) Network Security
9 22 (0.82%) SMTP
10 21 (0.78%) SSH
11 19 (0.71%) DHCP
12 15 (0.56%) LDAP
13 13 (0.48%) SSL
14 12 (0.45%) Skype
15 11 (0.41%) HTTPS
16 10 (0.37%) SAN
16 10 (0.37%) VLAN
17 8 (0.30%) tcpdump
18 7 (0.26%) Intrusion Detection
18 7 (0.26%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1095 (40.83%) MySQL
2 195 (7.27%) SQL Server
3 188 (7.01%) MongoDB
3 188 (7.01%) NoSQL
4 169 (6.30%) PostgreSQL
5 120 (4.47%) Redis
6 101 (3.77%) Relational Database
7 88 (3.28%) Apache Cassandra
8 83 (3.09%) Big Data
9 78 (2.91%) Hadoop
10 38 (1.42%) RDBMS
11 32 (1.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 32 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 29 (1.08%) Amazon RDS
13 25 (0.93%) Blockchain
13 25 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 23 (0.86%) MariaDB
15 21 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
16 19 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
17 18 (0.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 624 (23.27%) Git (software)
2 268 (9.99%) Jenkins
3 170 (6.34%) JIRA
4 142 (5.29%) PHPUnit
5 139 (5.18%) gulp
6 99 (3.69%) Subversion
7 93 (3.47%) Grunt
8 88 (3.28%) Vagrant
9 84 (3.13%) Selenium
10 58 (2.16%) Visual Studio
11 56 (2.09%) Cucumber
12 52 (1.94%) webpack
13 46 (1.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 32 (1.19%) Babel
14 32 (1.19%) Bower
14 32 (1.19%) WebDriver
15 26 (0.97%) Eclipse
15 26 (0.97%) git-flow
16 24 (0.89%) Bitbucket
17 22 (0.82%) Travis CI
General
1 376 (14.02%) Finance
2 246 (9.17%) Marketing
3 140 (5.22%) Advertising
4 113 (4.21%) Games
5 104 (3.88%) Retail
6 91 (3.39%) Legal
7 87 (3.24%) Banking
8 68 (2.54%) Telecoms
9 66 (2.46%) Publishing
10 40 (1.49%) Manufacturing
11 38 (1.42%) Electronics
12 28 (1.04%) Law
13 24 (0.89%) Front Office
14 17 (0.63%) Music Industry
15 14 (0.52%) Back Office
16 13 (0.48%) Financial Institution
17 11 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
18 9 (0.34%) Billing
19 7 (0.26%) Digital Economy
20 5 (0.19%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1789 (66.70%) Developer
2 913 (34.04%) PHP Developer
3 309 (11.52%) Senior Developer
4 209 (7.79%) Full Stack Developer
5 188 (7.01%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 178 (6.64%) Lead Developer
7 170 (6.34%) Web Developer
8 164 (6.11%) JavaScript Developer
9 153 (5.70%) Senior PHP Developer
10 134 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
11 117 (4.36%) Junior
12 108 (4.03%) Drupal Developer
13 104 (3.88%) Software Developer
14 103 (3.84%) Architect
15 102 (3.80%) Lead PHP Developer
16 90 (3.36%) Administrator
17 86 (3.21%) Junior Developer
18 84 (3.13%) Java Developer
19 83 (3.09%) MySQL Developer
20 82 (3.06%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1089 (40.60%) HTML
2 1058 (39.45%) CSS
3 468 (17.45%) jQuery
4 466 (17.38%) LAMP
5 439 (16.37%) Symfony
6 433 (16.14%) Laravel
7 394 (14.69%) AngularJS
8 364 (13.57%) Node.js
9 354 (13.20%) HTML5
10 287 (10.70%) CSS3
11 264 (9.84%) .NET
12 259 (9.66%) React
13 241 (8.99%) Sass
14 206 (7.68%) Web Services
14 206 (7.68%) XML
15 196 (7.31%) RESTful
16 158 (5.89%) REST
17 147 (5.48%) JSON
18 141 (5.26%) Ajax
19 135 (5.03%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 263 (9.81%) Computer Science
1 263 (9.81%) User Experience
2 164 (6.11%) Mobile App
3 111 (4.14%) Fintech
4 109 (4.06%) Analytical Skills
5 93 (3.47%) Greenfield Project
6 73 (2.72%) Linux Command Line
7 61 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
8 39 (1.45%) Digital Media
9 34 (1.27%) e-Learning
10 28 (1.04%) Virtual Team
11 25 (0.93%) Data Centre
12 23 (0.86%) Hedge funds
13 22 (0.82%) Algorithms
14 21 (0.78%) Management Information System
15 18 (0.67%) Social Media
16 16 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 16 (0.60%) Replication
17 15 (0.56%) Private Cloud
18 14 (0.52%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 743 (27.70%) Linux
2 192 (7.16%) Windows
3 154 (5.74%) Apple iOS
4 147 (5.48%) Android
5 132 (4.92%) Unix
6 85 (3.17%) CentOS
7 60 (2.24%) Windows Server
8 59 (2.20%) Ubuntu
9 42 (1.57%) Debian
10 37 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 29 (1.08%) Solaris
12 15 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
12 15 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
13 11 (0.41%) Windows 7
14 9 (0.34%) Mac OS X
15 8 (0.30%) CoreOS
15 8 (0.30%) SUSE
16 7 (0.26%) FreeBSD
16 7 (0.26%) Windows 10
16 7 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 968 (36.09%) Agile Software Development
2 513 (19.13%) Web Development
3 456 (17.00%) MVC
4 425 (15.85%) TDD
5 417 (15.55%) OO
6 392 (14.62%) DevOps
7 329 (12.27%) Scrum
8 306 (11.41%) E-Commerce
9 301 (11.22%) Front End Development
10 281 (10.48%) Continuous Integration
11 272 (10.14%) OOP
12 226 (8.43%) Open Source
13 210 (7.83%) Software Engineering
14 203 (7.57%) Test Automation
15 198 (7.38%) Mentoring
16 180 (6.71%) BDD
17 176 (6.56%) Microservices
18 165 (6.15%) Business Intelligence
19 132 (4.92%) Kanban
20 130 (4.85%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1401 (52.24%) JavaScript
2 717 (26.73%) Java
3 633 (23.60%) Python
4 472 (17.60%) SQL
5 291 (10.85%) C#
6 266 (9.92%) Ruby
7 174 (6.49%) Bash Shell
8 173 (6.45%) C++
9 154 (5.74%) Go
10 152 (5.67%) Perl
11 114 (4.25%) Scala
12 87 (3.24%) PowerShell
13 76 (2.83%) PHP 5
14 68 (2.54%) ES6
15 65 (2.42%) PHP 7
16 61 (2.27%) C
17 47 (1.75%) T-SQL
18 46 (1.72%) Apple Swift
19 40 (1.49%) Shell Script
20 31 (1.16%) VBA
Qualifications
1 343 (12.79%) Degree
2 167 (6.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 23 (0.86%) Security Cleared
4 15 (0.56%) Master's Degree
4 15 (0.56%) SC Cleared
5 7 (0.26%) CISM
5 7 (0.26%) CISSP
6 5 (0.19%) CEH
6 5 (0.19%) DBS Check
6 5 (0.19%) PhD
6 5 (0.19%) PMI Certification
7 4 (0.15%) CISA
7 4 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (0.15%) RHCE
8 3 (0.11%) CCNA
8 3 (0.11%) CCSP
8 3 (0.11%) CREST Certified
8 3 (0.11%) MBA
8 3 (0.11%) OSCP
8 3 (0.11%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 117 (4.36%) QA
2 16 (0.60%) SLA
3 9 (0.34%) Data Quality
3 9 (0.34%) WAI
4 7 (0.26%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.11%) GCP
7 2 (0.075%) COBIT
7 2 (0.075%) DICOM
7 2 (0.075%) FATCA
7 2 (0.075%) HL7
7 2 (0.075%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (0.075%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 2 (0.075%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.075%) WCAG
8 1 (0.037%) Actionable Recommendations
8 1 (0.037%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 241 (8.99%) Docker
2 51 (1.90%) Varnish
3 41 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 32 (1.19%) Active Directory
5 13 (0.48%) VirtualBox
6 12 (0.45%) Virtual Servers
6 12 (0.45%) Xen
7 9 (0.34%) KVM
8 8 (0.30%) Hyper-V
9 7 (0.26%) HDFS
9 7 (0.26%) NFS
10 5 (0.19%) Apache Flume
10 5 (0.19%) LXC
10 5 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
10 5 (0.19%) vSphere
11 4 (0.15%) DFS Replication
11 4 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (0.11%) iptables
12 3 (0.11%) Squid
Systems Management
1 242 (9.02%) Puppet
2 167 (6.23%) Ansible
3 137 (5.11%) Opscode Chef
4 81 (3.02%) Kubernetes
5 56 (2.09%) Nagios
6 46 (1.72%) Terraform
7 33 (1.23%) Kibana
8 30 (1.12%) ZABBIX
9 23 (0.86%) Salt
10 19 (0.71%) logstash
11 16 (0.60%) cPanel
12 13 (0.48%) vRealize
13 12 (0.45%) HAProxy
14 8 (0.30%) Nmap
15 7 (0.26%) Packer
16 5 (0.19%) CFEngine
16 5 (0.19%) Tivoli
17 4 (0.15%) Marathon
17 4 (0.15%) SCCM
17 4 (0.15%) WSUS
Vendors
1 202 (7.53%) Zend
2 158 (5.89%) Google
3 144 (5.37%) Oracle
4 105 (3.91%) Microsoft
5 59 (2.20%) Red Hat
6 55 (2.05%) VMware
7 48 (1.79%) Adobe
8 37 (1.38%) IBM
9 34 (1.27%) Demandware
9 34 (1.27%) Facebook
9 34 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
10 31 (1.16%) SAP
11 30 (1.12%) Atlassian
12 29 (1.08%) New Relic
13 26 (0.97%) hybris
14 25 (0.93%) Rackspace
14 25 (0.93%) Splunk
15 24 (0.89%) ATG
16 23 (0.86%) Twitter
17 18 (0.67%) ServiceNow