Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
England > London
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 81 75
Rank change year-on-year -10 -6 -8
Permanent jobs citing PHP 2,340 2,882 2,942
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.52% 3.88% 3.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.16% 7.06% 7.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1,953 2,515 2,652
London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £81,000 £78,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% - -

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 38,005 40,803 40,429
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 57.10% 54.94% 54.62%
Number of salaries quoted 31,831 32,678 35,451
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 11 December 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 11 December 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 -27 458 £60,000 +9.09% 101
West London -25 117 £45,000 -5.26% 90
South London -20 74 £46,250 -7.50% 8
East London +26 35 £46,250 +37.04% 42
North London +9 11 £40,000 -11.11% 11
PHP
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 1,233 (52.69%) JavaScript
2 1,012 (43.25%) HTML
3 915 (39.10%) CSS
4 867 (37.05%) MySQL
5 858 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
6 655 (27.99%) Java
7 581 (24.83%) Git (software)
8 574 (24.53%) Linux
9 549 (23.46%) Python
10 546 (23.33%) Web Development
11 470 (20.09%) Laravel
12 450 (19.23%) SQL
13 432 (18.46%) Symfony
14 396 (16.92%) AngularJS
15 391 (16.71%) HTML5
16 387 (16.54%) DevOps
17 363 (15.51%) Amazon AWS
18 359 (15.34%) jQuery
19 344 (14.70%) React
20 327 (13.97%) Finance
21 318 (13.59%) MVC
22 317 (13.55%) TDD
23 314 (13.42%) LAMP
24 302 (12.91%) Node.js
25 295 (12.61%) E-Commerce
26 279 (11.92%) CSS3
27 277 (11.84%) Docker
28 274 (11.71%) OO
29 254 (10.85%) WordPress
30 252 (10.77%) 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
1 254 (10.85%) WordPress
2 249 (10.64%) CMS
3 207 (8.85%) Drupal
4 192 (8.21%) Apache
5 85 (3.63%) nginx
6 66 (2.82%) Elasticsearch
6 66 (2.82%) Tomcat
7 42 (1.79%) Apache Spark
8 35 (1.50%) Apache Solr
9 22 (0.94%) IIS
10 21 (0.90%) Confluence
11 19 (0.81%) SharePoint
12 13 (0.56%) Apache Pig
12 13 (0.56%) WebLogic
13 11 (0.47%) MS Exchange
13 11 (0.47%) WebSphere
14 10 (0.43%) Ethereum
15 9 (0.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 8 (0.34%) OpenStack
17 7 (0.30%) SAS
Applications
1 38 (1.62%) Photoshop
2 18 (0.77%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (0.51%) Adobe Illustrator
3 12 (0.51%) Microsoft Excel
4 8 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (0.30%) SPSS
6 6 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 6 (0.26%) Stata
7 4 (0.17%) InDesign
8 3 (0.13%) Adobe Premiere
8 3 (0.13%) InVision
9 2 (0.085%) Maya
10 1 (0.043%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.043%) Mingle
10 1 (0.043%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 140 (5.98%) Magento
2 28 (1.20%) Shopify
3 16 (0.68%) Payment Gateway
4 9 (0.38%) Oracle CRM
5 5 (0.21%) Distributed Ledger
5 5 (0.21%) Eloqua
5 5 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 4 (0.17%) R3 Corda
6 4 (0.17%) WebTrends
7 3 (0.13%) Adobe Campaign
7 3 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (0.13%) NetSuite
8 2 (0.085%) OpenCart
8 2 (0.085%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.085%) ScheduALL
8 2 (0.085%) Sentinel
8 2 (0.085%) Unica
9 1 (0.043%) osCommerce
9 1 (0.043%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 363 (15.51%) Amazon AWS
2 140 (5.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 92 (3.93%) SaaS
4 65 (2.78%) Serverless
5 48 (2.05%) GitHub
6 43 (1.84%) Google Cloud Platform
7 34 (1.45%) AWS CloudFormation
8 33 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
9 32 (1.37%) Amazon S3
10 31 (1.32%) AWS Lambda
10 31 (1.32%) npm
11 22 (0.94%) Office 365
12 20 (0.85%) PaaS
13 19 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
14 17 (0.73%) IaaS
15 15 (0.64%) Google Analytics
15 15 (0.64%) Slack
16 13 (0.56%) Amazon SQS
17 12 (0.51%) Route 53
18 11 (0.47%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 57 (2.44%) Firewall
2 46 (1.97%) DNS
3 38 (1.62%) Internet
3 38 (1.62%) TCP/IP
4 35 (1.50%) Intranet
5 25 (1.07%) HTTP
6 24 (1.03%) Network Security
7 19 (0.81%) LAN
7 19 (0.81%) VPN
8 17 (0.73%) WAN
9 15 (0.64%) SSH
10 14 (0.60%) SSL
11 11 (0.47%) BGP
11 11 (0.47%) Wireless
12 8 (0.34%) SAN
12 8 (0.34%) VLAN
13 7 (0.30%) FTP
13 7 (0.30%) VoIP
14 6 (0.26%) DHCP
14 6 (0.26%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 867 (37.05%) MySQL
2 178 (7.61%) SQL Server
3 144 (6.15%) NoSQL
4 132 (5.64%) PostgreSQL
5 119 (5.09%) Relational Database
6 105 (4.49%) MongoDB
7 70 (2.99%) Big Data
8 57 (2.44%) Hadoop
9 46 (1.97%) Redis
10 43 (1.84%) Blockchain
11 35 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
12 34 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 29 (1.24%) Apache Cassandra
14 24 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 21 (0.90%) Apache Hive
15 21 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 19 (0.81%) Amazon RDS
17 15 (0.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 15 (0.64%) Couchbase
18 14 (0.60%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 581 (24.83%) Git (software)
2 223 (9.53%) Jenkins
3 144 (6.15%) Subversion
4 124 (5.30%) JIRA
5 84 (3.59%) gulp
6 77 (3.29%) Grunt
7 66 (2.82%) Selenium
8 65 (2.78%) webpack
9 63 (2.69%) Maven
10 57 (2.44%) PHPUnit
11 54 (2.31%) Vagrant
12 49 (2.09%) git-flow
13 46 (1.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 43 (1.84%) Bitbucket
15 38 (1.62%) JUnit
16 31 (1.32%) Gradle
17 25 (1.07%) Eclipse
17 25 (1.07%) TeamCity
18 22 (0.94%) Cucumber
19 20 (0.85%) Appium
General
1 327 (13.97%) Finance
2 216 (9.23%) Marketing
3 185 (7.91%) Advertising
4 140 (5.98%) Banking
5 134 (5.73%) Retail
6 61 (2.61%) Games
7 53 (2.26%) Publishing
8 46 (1.97%) Law
9 41 (1.75%) Telecoms
10 26 (1.11%) Front Office
11 25 (1.07%) Back Office
12 21 (0.90%) Legal
13 14 (0.60%) Billing
14 10 (0.43%) Automotive
14 10 (0.43%) Private Banking
15 9 (0.38%) Investment Banking
16 7 (0.30%) Manufacturing
17 6 (0.26%) Digital Economy
17 6 (0.26%) Electronics
18 5 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1,691 (72.26%) Developer
2 775 (33.12%) PHP Developer
3 340 (14.53%) Senior Developer
4 209 (8.93%) Full Stack Developer
5 206 (8.80%) Web Developer
6 192 (8.21%) Senior PHP Developer
7 149 (6.37%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 149 (6.37%) Java Developer
8 112 (4.79%) Software Developer
9 108 (4.62%) DevOps Engineer
10 105 (4.49%) JavaScript Developer
11 98 (4.19%) Drupal Developer
11 98 (4.19%) PHP Web Developer
12 97 (4.15%) Junior
13 90 (3.85%) Lead Developer
14 88 (3.76%) PHP Laravel Developer
15 79 (3.38%) Junior Developer
16 74 (3.16%) Backend Developer
17 73 (3.12%) React Developer
18 71 (3.03%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,012 (43.25%) HTML
2 915 (39.10%) CSS
3 470 (20.09%) Laravel
4 432 (18.46%) Symfony
5 396 (16.92%) AngularJS
6 391 (16.71%) HTML5
7 359 (15.34%) jQuery
8 344 (14.70%) React
9 314 (13.42%) LAMP
10 302 (12.91%) Node.js
11 279 (11.92%) CSS3
12 228 (9.74%) Vue.js
13 210 (8.97%) .NET
14 208 (8.89%) Web Services
15 202 (8.63%) Sass
16 192 (8.21%) RESTful
17 177 (7.56%) REST
18 156 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 144 (6.15%) XML
20 120 (5.13%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 195 (8.33%) User Experience
2 152 (6.50%) Fintech
3 112 (4.79%) Self-Motivation
4 98 (4.19%) Mobile App
5 83 (3.55%) Greenfield Project
6 69 (2.95%) Analytical Skills
7 58 (2.48%) Linux Command Line
8 51 (2.18%) Algorithms
9 44 (1.88%) Data Structures
10 40 (1.71%) Social Media
11 25 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
12 24 (1.03%) Digital Media
13 21 (0.90%) Management Information System
14 18 (0.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 17 (0.73%) Data Centre
15 17 (0.73%) Marketing Technology
16 16 (0.68%) Bitcoin
16 16 (0.68%) Virtual Team
17 14 (0.60%) Public Cloud
18 11 (0.47%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 574 (24.53%) Linux
2 133 (5.68%) Windows
3 89 (3.80%) CentOS
4 72 (3.08%) Android
5 69 (2.95%) Unix
6 67 (2.86%) Ubuntu
7 53 (2.26%) Apple iOS
8 39 (1.67%) Windows Server
9 35 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 22 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
11 21 (0.90%) Debian
12 19 (0.81%) openSUSE
13 12 (0.51%) Mac OS
14 9 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
15 6 (0.26%) Mac OS X
16 5 (0.21%) Windows NT
17 4 (0.17%) Fedora
18 3 (0.13%) Windows 10
19 2 (0.085%) CoreOS
19 2 (0.085%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 858 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
2 546 (23.33%) Web Development
3 387 (16.54%) DevOps
4 318 (13.59%) MVC
5 317 (13.55%) TDD
6 295 (12.61%) E-Commerce
7 274 (11.71%) OO
8 251 (10.73%) Scrum
9 250 (10.68%) OOP
10 229 (9.79%) Front End Development
11 206 (8.80%) Software Engineering
12 199 (8.50%) Continuous Integration
13 194 (8.29%) Test Automation
14 193 (8.25%) Computer Science
15 178 (7.61%) Open Source
16 174 (7.44%) Microservices
17 172 (7.35%) Problem-Solving
18 135 (5.77%) SDLC
19 124 (5.30%) BDD
20 111 (4.74%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1,233 (52.69%) JavaScript
2 655 (27.99%) Java
3 549 (23.46%) Python
4 450 (19.23%) SQL
5 252 (10.77%) C#
6 191 (8.16%) Bash Shell
7 179 (7.65%) Ruby
8 170 (7.26%) Perl
9 102 (4.36%) ES6
10 90 (3.85%) PHP 7
11 88 (3.76%) Scala
12 87 (3.72%) Go
13 82 (3.50%) C++
14 56 (2.39%) PHP 5
15 55 (2.35%) PowerShell
16 48 (2.05%) Java 8
16 48 (2.05%) TypeScript
17 44 (1.88%) Shell Script
18 42 (1.79%) C
19 35 (1.50%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 227 (9.70%) Degree
2 95 (4.06%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (0.77%) Security Cleared
4 15 (0.64%) CISSP
5 12 (0.51%) MCSE
5 12 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (0.47%) Numerate Degree
7 10 (0.43%) AWS Certification
7 10 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (0.43%) GIAC
7 10 (0.43%) PhD
8 9 (0.38%) CCNA
8 9 (0.38%) SC Cleared
9 8 (0.34%) CREST Certified
9 8 (0.34%) Master's Degree
9 8 (0.34%) OSCP
10 7 (0.30%) DV Cleared
10 7 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (0.26%) Linux+ Certification
11 6 (0.26%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (4.49%) QA
2 37 (1.58%) GDPR
3 14 (0.60%) SLA
4 3 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.13%) WCAG
5 1 (0.043%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.043%) FATCA
5 1 (0.043%) PMO
5 1 (0.043%) WAI
System Software
1 277 (11.84%) Docker
2 58 (2.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (1.84%) Active Directory
4 15 (0.64%) Varnish
5 13 (0.56%) Hyper-V
6 7 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 7 (0.30%) vSphere
7 6 (0.26%) HDFS
7 6 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (0.26%) VirtualBox
8 5 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (0.13%) Apache Flume
10 3 (0.13%) KVM
10 3 (0.13%) XenServer
11 2 (0.085%) LXC
11 2 (0.085%) NFS
12 1 (0.043%) iptables
12 1 (0.043%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 147 (6.28%) Puppet
2 139 (5.94%) Kubernetes
3 127 (5.43%) Ansible
4 109 (4.66%) Terraform
5 104 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
6 62 (2.65%) Salt
7 23 (0.98%) Nagios
8 15 (0.64%) Docker Swarm
9 12 (0.51%) Kibana
10 11 (0.47%) ZABBIX
11 10 (0.43%) Prometheus
12 8 (0.34%) Rancher
13 6 (0.26%) Grafana
13 6 (0.26%) HAProxy
13 6 (0.26%) logstash
13 6 (0.26%) SCCM
13 6 (0.26%) Tivoli
14 4 (0.17%) Backup Exec
14 4 (0.17%) QRadar
14 4 (0.17%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 143 (6.11%) Zend
2 97 (4.15%) Oracle
3 94 (4.02%) Microsoft
4 88 (3.76%) Google
5 78 (3.33%) Red Hat
6 67 (2.86%) VMware
7 43 (1.84%) Adobe
8 38 (1.62%) Atlassian
9 33 (1.41%) Facebook
10 32 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
11 26 (1.11%) New Relic
12 25 (1.07%) Cisco
13 20 (0.85%) Tableau
14 19 (0.81%) Rackspace
15 18 (0.77%) Splunk
16 17 (0.73%) Demandware
17 16 (0.68%) SaltStack
18 14 (0.60%) CheckPoint
18 14 (0.60%) NETGEAR
19 12 (0.51%) Citrix