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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
England / London
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 58 60
Rank change year-on-year -11 +2  
Permanent jobs citing PHP 1403 2028 1911
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 4.14% 4.77% 4.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.54% 8.85% 8.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1245 1831 1609
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +2.85%  

PHP 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 London with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 18605 22906 21994
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 54.90% 53.88% 51.31%
Number of salaries quoted 16056 20101 18853
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 3 months to 30 March 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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -14 161 £50,000 - 63
Wimbledon +30 13 £80,000 +77.77%
Hammersmith -9 10 £42,500 -17.47%
Heathrow +4 9 £27,500 -42.10%
Hackney - 6 - -
Surbiton +16 5 £50,000 -10.31% 2
Feltham +6 5 £67,500 -
Croydon +7 4 £62,500 +92.30% 1
Canary Wharf -16 4 £75,000 +50.00%
West End of London -3 3 £47,500 +31.03% 14
Twickenham +1 2 £40,000 -20.00% 2
West Drayton - 2 £37,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames +3 1 £60,000 +27.65%
South Kensington -1 1 £57,770 +46.25%
Upminster -2 1 £24,500 -24.61%
Wembley - 1 £62,500 -
Southwark - 1 £50,000 -
Hounslow - 1 £47,500 -
PHP
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 1481 (54.67%) JavaScript
2 1297 (47.88%) HTML
3 1243 (45.88%) CSS
4 1103 (40.72%) MySQL
5 930 (34.33%) Agile Software Development
6 754 (27.83%) Linux
7 687 (25.36%) Git (software)
8 676 (24.95%) Java
9 658 (24.29%) Python
10 573 (21.15%) Symfony
11 566 (20.89%) jQuery
12 565 (20.86%) Web Development
13 506 (18.68%) SQL
14 500 (18.46%) OO
15 477 (17.61%) AngularJS
16 457 (16.87%) HTML5
17 438 (16.17%) DevOps
18 418 (15.43%) Amazon AWS
19 417 (15.39%) LAMP
20 414 (15.28%) TDD
21 403 (14.88%) MVC
22 396 (14.62%) Degree
23 373 (13.77%) Apache
23 373 (13.77%) Laravel
24 372 (13.73%) Front End Development
25 367 (13.55%) E-Commerce
26 361 (13.33%) Finance
27 356 (13.14%) Node.js
28 354 (13.07%) Computer Science
29 346 (12.77%) Scrum

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
1 373 (13.77%) Apache
2 196 (7.24%) Drupal
3 188 (6.94%) CMS
4 178 (6.57%) WordPress
5 170 (6.28%) Elasticsearch
6 85 (3.14%) nginx
7 75 (2.77%) IIS
8 74 (2.73%) Apache Solr
9 60 (2.21%) Tomcat
10 40 (1.48%) Confluence
11 38 (1.40%) WebSphere
12 34 (1.26%) Apache Spark
13 28 (1.03%) OpenStack
14 24 (0.89%) SharePoint
15 23 (0.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 23 (0.85%) JBoss
16 22 (0.81%) SAS
17 18 (0.66%) Moodle
18 15 (0.55%) WebLogic
19 12 (0.44%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 56 (2.07%) Photoshop
2 42 (1.55%) MS Excel
3 32 (1.18%) MS Office
4 16 (0.59%) SPSS
5 8 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 6 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.15%) HipChat
8 3 (0.11%) Acrobat
8 3 (0.11%) MS Project
8 3 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
9 2 (0.074%) Mingle
10 1 (0.037%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 112 (4.13%) Magento
2 15 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
3 13 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 10 (0.37%) Payment Gateway
5 8 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.11%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.074%) CiviCRM
7 2 (0.074%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.074%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.037%) JDE OneWorld
8 1 (0.037%) Shopify
8 1 (0.037%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 418 (15.43%) Amazon AWS
2 158 (5.83%) SaaS
3 77 (2.84%) GitHub
4 53 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
5 40 (1.48%) Google Analytics
6 38 (1.40%) Google Cloud Platform
7 37 (1.37%) AWS CloudFormation
8 36 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
9 33 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
10 30 (1.11%) IaaS
10 30 (1.11%) PaaS
11 25 (0.92%) Office 365
12 20 (0.74%) Slack
13 19 (0.70%) G Suite
14 17 (0.63%) Google Tag Manager
14 17 (0.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 15 (0.55%) Amazon S3
16 14 (0.52%) Amazon ELB
16 14 (0.52%) DigitalOcean
16 14 (0.52%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 72 (2.66%) HTTP
2 64 (2.36%) DNS
3 61 (2.25%) Internet
3 61 (2.25%) TCP/IP
4 54 (1.99%) Firewall
5 29 (1.07%) SSH
6 23 (0.85%) LDAP
7 21 (0.78%) SSL
8 17 (0.63%) FTP
8 17 (0.63%) Intranet
9 16 (0.59%) SMTP
10 15 (0.55%) Asterisk PBX
10 15 (0.55%) VPN
11 14 (0.52%) DHCP
11 14 (0.52%) HTTPS
12 12 (0.44%) Extranet
12 12 (0.44%) Network Security
13 10 (0.37%) SAN
14 9 (0.33%) AMQP
14 9 (0.33%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1103 (40.72%) MySQL
2 190 (7.01%) PostgreSQL
3 160 (5.91%) NoSQL
4 158 (5.83%) MongoDB
5 153 (5.65%) SQL Server
6 133 (4.91%) Redis
7 132 (4.87%) Relational Database
8 113 (4.17%) Big Data
9 92 (3.40%) Apache Cassandra
10 61 (2.25%) Hadoop
11 52 (1.92%) Blockchain
12 51 (1.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 42 (1.55%) RDBMS
14 31 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
15 30 (1.11%) Amazon RDS
16 22 (0.81%) MariaDB
17 15 (0.55%) Amazon Redshift
17 15 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
18 14 (0.52%) Data Mining
18 14 (0.52%) HBase
Development Applications
1 687 (25.36%) Git (software)
2 278 (10.26%) Jenkins
3 166 (6.13%) JIRA
4 157 (5.80%) Subversion
5 113 (4.17%) Selenium
6 97 (3.58%) Grunt
7 96 (3.54%) PHPUnit
8 76 (2.81%) gulp
8 76 (2.81%) Vagrant
9 68 (2.51%) webpack
10 59 (2.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 57 (2.10%) Cucumber
12 55 (2.03%) Babel
13 34 (1.26%) Jasmine
14 33 (1.22%) Eclipse
15 32 (1.18%) JUnit
16 31 (1.14%) SoapUI
17 30 (1.11%) Bower
18 28 (1.03%) git-flow
19 26 (0.96%) WebDriver
General
1 361 (13.33%) Finance
2 258 (9.52%) Marketing
3 162 (5.98%) Retail
4 102 (3.77%) Publishing
5 99 (3.65%) Advertising
6 81 (2.99%) Games
7 77 (2.84%) Telecoms
8 58 (2.14%) Banking
9 52 (1.92%) Legal
10 29 (1.07%) Law
11 27 (1.00%) Financial Institution
12 26 (0.96%) Front Office
13 16 (0.59%) Back Office
13 16 (0.59%) German Language
14 14 (0.52%) Manufacturing
15 13 (0.48%) Electronics
16 7 (0.26%) Billing
16 7 (0.26%) Investment Banking
16 7 (0.26%) Music Industry
17 6 (0.22%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1772 (65.41%) Developer
2 887 (32.74%) PHP Developer
3 279 (10.30%) Senior Developer
4 266 (9.82%) JavaScript Developer
5 250 (9.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 215 (7.94%) Web Developer
7 196 (7.24%) Full Stack Developer
8 147 (5.43%) DevOps Engineer
9 137 (5.06%) Senior PHP Developer
10 134 (4.95%) HTML Developer
11 113 (4.17%) Java Developer
12 112 (4.13%) Symfony Developer
13 111 (4.10%) Lead Developer
13 111 (4.10%) Software Engineer
14 108 (3.99%) PHP Symfony Developer
15 102 (3.77%) HTML CSS Developer
16 97 (3.58%) Software Developer
17 92 (3.40%) PHP Web Developer
18 84 (3.10%) MySQL Developer
19 83 (3.06%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1297 (47.88%) HTML
2 1243 (45.88%) CSS
3 573 (21.15%) Symfony
4 566 (20.89%) jQuery
5 477 (17.61%) AngularJS
6 457 (16.87%) HTML5
7 417 (15.39%) LAMP
8 373 (13.77%) Laravel
9 356 (13.14%) Node.js
10 329 (12.14%) CSS3
11 325 (12.00%) React
12 266 (9.82%) Web Services
13 254 (9.38%) Sass
14 241 (8.90%) .NET
15 198 (7.31%) RESTful
16 194 (7.16%) XML
17 166 (6.13%) Ajax
18 139 (5.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 137 (5.06%) REST
20 132 (4.87%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 354 (13.07%) Computer Science
2 223 (8.23%) User Experience
3 134 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
4 129 (4.76%) Fintech
5 117 (4.32%) Mobile App
6 94 (3.47%) Linux Command Line
7 63 (2.33%) Social Media
8 54 (1.99%) Digital Media
9 30 (1.11%) BBC
10 28 (1.03%) Algorithms
10 28 (1.03%) Data Structures
11 26 (0.96%) e-Learning
11 26 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
12 24 (0.89%) Management Information System
13 20 (0.74%) Data Centre
14 19 (0.70%) iPad
15 17 (0.63%) Client/Server
16 14 (0.52%) Minimum Viable Product
17 13 (0.48%) Hedge funds
17 13 (0.48%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 754 (27.83%) Linux
2 160 (5.91%) Unix
3 156 (5.76%) Windows
4 105 (3.88%) Android
5 92 (3.40%) Apple iOS
6 89 (3.29%) CentOS
7 65 (2.40%) Windows Server
8 62 (2.29%) Ubuntu
9 56 (2.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 41 (1.51%) Debian
11 22 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
12 20 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
13 16 (0.59%) Solaris
14 15 (0.55%) Windows 7
15 13 (0.48%) AIX
16 6 (0.22%) Mac OS X
16 6 (0.22%) SUSE
17 3 (0.11%) Fedora
17 3 (0.11%) Mac OS
17 3 (0.11%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 930 (34.33%) Agile Software Development
2 565 (20.86%) Web Development
3 500 (18.46%) OO
4 438 (16.17%) DevOps
5 414 (15.28%) TDD
6 403 (14.88%) MVC
7 372 (13.73%) Front End Development
8 367 (13.55%) E-Commerce
9 346 (12.77%) Scrum
10 333 (12.29%) Open Source
11 315 (11.63%) Software Engineering
12 304 (11.22%) OOP
13 226 (8.34%) BDD
14 225 (8.31%) Continuous Integration
15 169 (6.24%) Analytics
16 166 (6.13%) Unit Testing
17 155 (5.72%) OO PHP
18 150 (5.54%) SDLC
19 137 (5.06%) Mentoring
20 131 (4.84%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 1481 (54.67%) JavaScript
2 676 (24.95%) Java
3 658 (24.29%) Python
4 506 (18.68%) SQL
5 293 (10.82%) Ruby
6 253 (9.34%) Perl
7 244 (9.01%) C#
8 195 (7.20%) Bash Shell
9 153 (5.65%) Go
10 136 (5.02%) C++
11 104 (3.84%) Scala
12 90 (3.32%) PHP 5
13 79 (2.92%) PowerShell
14 75 (2.77%) ES6
15 50 (1.85%) C
16 46 (1.70%) VBA
17 33 (1.22%) PHP 7
18 31 (1.14%) Objective-C
18 31 (1.14%) R
18 31 (1.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 396 (14.62%) Degree
2 21 (0.78%) CISSP
3 18 (0.66%) Security Cleared
4 15 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (0.52%) PhD
6 13 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (0.48%) CISM
7 11 (0.41%) DBS Check
8 10 (0.37%) ISEB
9 9 (0.33%) CISA
10 7 (0.26%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 7 (0.26%) CCSP
10 7 (0.26%) CREST Certified
10 7 (0.26%) GSLC
10 7 (0.26%) ISTQB
10 7 (0.26%) MCTS
11 6 (0.22%) MCSE
11 6 (0.22%) MySQL Certification
12 5 (0.18%) CCNA
12 5 (0.18%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 144 (5.32%) QA
2 31 (1.14%) COBIT
3 27 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (1.00%) PCI DSS
4 14 (0.52%) PMO
5 9 (0.33%) GCP
6 7 (0.26%) Data Quality
6 7 (0.26%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 6 (0.22%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.22%) SLA
8 3 (0.11%) DICOM
8 3 (0.11%) GDPR
8 3 (0.11%) HL7
8 3 (0.11%) MiFID
8 3 (0.11%) SDET
9 1 (0.037%) FISMA
System Software
1 195 (7.20%) Docker
2 103 (3.80%) Varnish
3 45 (1.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (0.85%) LXC
4 23 (0.85%) NFS
5 19 (0.70%) Active Directory
6 17 (0.63%) KVM
7 15 (0.55%) Virtual Servers
8 10 (0.37%) HDFS
9 9 (0.33%) Samba
9 9 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
9 9 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (0.33%) Xen
10 7 (0.26%) Squid
11 6 (0.22%) Hyper-V
11 6 (0.22%) VirtualBox
12 5 (0.18%) Snort
13 4 (0.15%) Apache Flume
14 3 (0.11%) Corosync
14 3 (0.11%) iptables
Systems Management
1 216 (7.97%) Puppet
2 192 (7.09%) Ansible
3 147 (5.43%) Opscode Chef
4 82 (3.03%) Kubernetes
5 79 (2.92%) Nagios
6 40 (1.48%) Terraform
7 25 (0.92%) ZABBIX
8 19 (0.70%) Salt
9 11 (0.41%) Kibana
10 10 (0.37%) CFEngine
10 10 (0.37%) logstash
11 9 (0.33%) Docker Swarm
11 9 (0.33%) HAProxy
12 7 (0.26%) Graphite
12 7 (0.26%) SCCM
13 6 (0.22%) collectd
13 6 (0.22%) OpenNMS
14 5 (0.18%) Capistrano
14 5 (0.18%) Cobbler
14 5 (0.18%) Consul
Vendors
1 252 (9.30%) Zend
2 130 (4.80%) Google
3 121 (4.47%) Oracle
4 114 (4.21%) Microsoft
5 66 (2.44%) Red Hat
6 57 (2.10%) VMware
7 54 (1.99%) Adobe
8 53 (1.96%) Twitter
9 34 (1.26%) hybris
10 31 (1.14%) IBM
11 28 (1.03%) Facebook
12 26 (0.96%) ATG
12 26 (0.96%) Demandware
13 25 (0.92%) Atlassian
14 24 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
15 22 (0.81%) New Relic
16 17 (0.63%) SaltStack
16 17 (0.63%) Tableau
17 15 (0.55%) Apple
17 15 (0.55%) HP
North London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Aquent
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
West London
ninesharp
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Durham Professional Services Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Nakama
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Excellent benefits, including 25 day
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Premier IT
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
West London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Premier IT
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-40k + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum +bens+health
Posted: Yesterday
London
Stott & May
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Premier Media
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 41 minutes ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 + Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
East London
Venturi
Salary: Highly competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum Bonus, pension, healthcare, car allo
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, pension, equity
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 - 70,000
Posted: 23 hours ago
West London
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus and Bens
Posted: Yesterday
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: From £26,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday