Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
England > London
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 91 69
Rank change year-on-year +2 -22 -3
Permanent jobs citing PHP 2,398 2,679 3,229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.53% 3.59% 4.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.15% 6.52% 7.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2,093 2,337 2,899
London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £32,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £76,250 £75,000
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 38,964 41,086 41,830
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 57.30% 55.13% 54.49%
Number of salaries quoted 32,236 32,438 36,809
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 16 October 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 16 October 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 +5 517 £55,000 - 98
West London -23 131 £52,500 +9.95% 80
East London +34 55 £47,500 +5.56% 45
South London -26 52 £52,500 +5.00% 14
North London +9 12 £45,000 -5.26% 18
PHP
England

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 1,235 (51.50%) JavaScript
2 1,044 (43.54%) HTML
3 945 (39.41%) CSS
4 866 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
5 864 (36.03%) MySQL
6 691 (28.82%) Java
7 598 (24.94%) Git (software)
8 589 (24.56%) Web Development
9 577 (24.06%) Linux
10 513 (21.39%) Python
11 505 (21.06%) Symfony
12 489 (20.39%) Laravel
13 441 (18.39%) SQL
14 398 (16.60%) MVC
15 396 (16.51%) HTML5
16 376 (15.68%) DevOps
17 365 (15.22%) AngularJS
18 356 (14.85%) Amazon AWS
19 354 (14.76%) TDD
20 352 (14.68%) jQuery
21 343 (14.30%) Finance
21 343 (14.30%) LAMP
22 326 (13.59%) Node.js
23 318 (13.26%) Docker
24 304 (12.68%) React
25 300 (12.51%) E-Commerce
26 289 (12.05%) OO
27 276 (11.51%) CSS3
28 265 (11.05%) WordPress
29 257 (10.72%) Software Engineering

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
1 265 (11.05%) WordPress
2 245 (10.22%) CMS
3 206 (8.59%) Drupal
4 191 (7.96%) Apache
5 75 (3.13%) nginx
6 70 (2.92%) Elasticsearch
7 63 (2.63%) Tomcat
8 33 (1.38%) Apache Spark
9 22 (0.92%) Apache Solr
9 22 (0.92%) Confluence
10 16 (0.67%) OpenStack
11 15 (0.63%) Apache Pig
12 14 (0.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 14 (0.58%) WebLogic
13 13 (0.54%) IIS
14 12 (0.50%) SharePoint
15 10 (0.42%) Ethereum
15 10 (0.42%) Joomla!
15 10 (0.42%) Moodle
15 10 (0.42%) WebSphere
Applications
1 54 (2.25%) Photoshop
2 26 (1.08%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (0.54%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (0.29%) Microsoft Excel
5 5 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (0.17%) InDesign
6 4 (0.17%) InVision
7 3 (0.13%) SPSS
8 2 (0.083%) Adobe Premiere
8 2 (0.083%) Maya
8 2 (0.083%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 1 (0.042%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.042%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.042%) Stata
Business Applications
1 132 (5.50%) Magento
2 26 (1.08%) Payment Gateway
3 21 (0.88%) Shopify
4 9 (0.38%) Eloqua
4 9 (0.38%) Oracle CRM
4 9 (0.38%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 8 (0.33%) Adobe Campaign
6 7 (0.29%) Unica
7 4 (0.17%) Documaker
7 4 (0.17%) WebTrends
8 3 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (0.13%) NetSuite
9 2 (0.083%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.083%) OpenCart
9 2 (0.083%) ScheduALL
9 2 (0.083%) Sentinel
10 1 (0.042%) Distributed Ledger
10 1 (0.042%) Oracle Applications
10 1 (0.042%) osCommerce
10 1 (0.042%) Ripple
Cloud Services
1 356 (14.85%) Amazon AWS
2 134 (5.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 95 (3.96%) SaaS
4 63 (2.63%) Serverless
5 49 (2.04%) GitHub
6 45 (1.88%) Amazon EC2
7 42 (1.75%) Google Cloud Platform
8 35 (1.46%) Amazon S3
9 33 (1.38%) AWS CloudFormation
9 33 (1.38%) AWS Lambda
10 30 (1.25%) IaaS
10 30 (1.25%) npm
11 22 (0.92%) CloudFront
12 20 (0.83%) Route 53
13 19 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
13 19 (0.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 18 (0.75%) Office 365
15 15 (0.63%) Adobe Analytics
15 15 (0.63%) Amazon SQS
15 15 (0.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 68 (2.84%) Firewall
2 48 (2.00%) Internet
3 45 (1.88%) HTTP
4 43 (1.79%) DNS
5 40 (1.67%) TCP/IP
6 28 (1.17%) SSH
6 28 (1.17%) SSL
7 24 (1.00%) Intranet
8 19 (0.79%) VPN
9 15 (0.63%) SNMP
10 12 (0.50%) Wireless
11 11 (0.46%) FTP
12 10 (0.42%) BGP
12 10 (0.42%) DHCP
12 10 (0.42%) OpenLDAP
12 10 (0.42%) VLAN
13 9 (0.38%) IPsec
13 9 (0.38%) Network Security
13 9 (0.38%) SMTP
14 8 (0.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 864 (36.03%) MySQL
2 183 (7.63%) SQL Server
3 143 (5.96%) NoSQL
4 131 (5.46%) PostgreSQL
5 118 (4.92%) MongoDB
6 116 (4.84%) Relational Database
7 83 (3.46%) Big Data
8 53 (2.21%) Hadoop
9 48 (2.00%) Redis
10 43 (1.79%) Blockchain
11 28 (1.17%) Amazon RDS
11 28 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
12 26 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 25 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
13 25 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 23 (0.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 23 (0.96%) Apache Hive
15 18 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 17 (0.71%) BigQuery
17 14 (0.58%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 598 (24.94%) Git (software)
2 208 (8.67%) Jenkins
3 133 (5.55%) Subversion
4 118 (4.92%) JIRA
5 83 (3.46%) Selenium
6 73 (3.04%) PHPUnit
7 70 (2.92%) Maven
8 62 (2.59%) Grunt
9 61 (2.54%) gulp
10 53 (2.21%) Bitbucket
10 53 (2.21%) git-flow
11 52 (2.17%) Vagrant
12 42 (1.75%) webpack
13 39 (1.63%) JUnit
14 38 (1.58%) Gradle
15 37 (1.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 29 (1.21%) Appium
17 27 (1.13%) Cucumber
17 27 (1.13%) TeamCity
18 25 (1.04%) Eclipse
General
1 343 (14.30%) Finance
2 194 (8.09%) Advertising
3 177 (7.38%) Marketing
4 119 (4.96%) Banking
5 113 (4.71%) Retail
6 60 (2.50%) Publishing
7 56 (2.34%) Games
8 49 (2.04%) Law
9 42 (1.75%) Telecoms
10 39 (1.63%) Back Office
11 25 (1.04%) Front Office
12 23 (0.96%) Legal
13 10 (0.42%) Private Banking
14 9 (0.38%) Financial Institution
14 9 (0.38%) Investment Banking
15 8 (0.33%) Electronics
15 8 (0.33%) Multimedia
16 7 (0.29%) Manufacturing
17 6 (0.25%) Automotive
17 6 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1,741 (72.60%) Developer
2 832 (34.70%) PHP Developer
3 331 (13.80%) Senior Developer
4 206 (8.59%) Full Stack Developer
5 204 (8.51%) Web Developer
6 193 (8.05%) Senior PHP Developer
7 164 (6.84%) Java Developer
8 138 (5.75%) Software Developer
9 135 (5.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 113 (4.71%) DevOps Engineer
11 111 (4.63%) JavaScript Developer
12 101 (4.21%) Lead Developer
13 94 (3.92%) Backend Developer
14 91 (3.79%) Junior
15 88 (3.67%) Symfony Developer
16 86 (3.59%) Software Engineer
17 85 (3.54%) PHP Web Developer
18 78 (3.25%) Drupal Developer
19 73 (3.04%) Junior Developer
20 68 (2.84%) PHP Laravel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,044 (43.54%) HTML
2 945 (39.41%) CSS
3 505 (21.06%) Symfony
4 489 (20.39%) Laravel
5 396 (16.51%) HTML5
6 365 (15.22%) AngularJS
7 352 (14.68%) jQuery
8 343 (14.30%) LAMP
9 326 (13.59%) Node.js
10 304 (12.68%) React
11 276 (11.51%) CSS3
12 211 (8.80%) RESTful
13 208 (8.67%) .NET
14 195 (8.13%) Web Services
15 191 (7.96%) REST
16 185 (7.71%) Sass
17 184 (7.67%) Vue.js
18 178 (7.42%) XML
19 143 (5.96%) Spring
20 126 (5.25%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 224 (9.34%) User Experience
2 200 (8.34%) Computer Science
3 179 (7.46%) Fintech
4 141 (5.88%) Mobile App
5 124 (5.17%) Self-Motivation
6 90 (3.75%) Greenfield Project
7 73 (3.04%) Analytical Skills
8 64 (2.67%) Linux Command Line
9 43 (1.79%) Data Structures
10 41 (1.71%) Algorithms
11 39 (1.63%) Social Media
12 33 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
13 28 (1.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 20 (0.83%) Management Information System
15 15 (0.63%) Digital Media
15 15 (0.63%) Virtual Team
16 14 (0.58%) Public Cloud
17 13 (0.54%) Hedge funds
18 11 (0.46%) Bitcoin
18 11 (0.46%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 577 (24.06%) Linux
2 94 (3.92%) Windows
3 90 (3.75%) Android
4 89 (3.71%) CentOS
5 70 (2.92%) Ubuntu
6 66 (2.75%) Apple iOS
7 51 (2.13%) Unix
8 36 (1.50%) Debian
8 36 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 27 (1.13%) Windows Server
10 18 (0.75%) openSUSE
11 12 (0.50%) Mac OS X
11 12 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (0.33%) Mac OS
14 5 (0.21%) CoreOS
14 5 (0.21%) Fedora
14 5 (0.21%) Solaris
15 4 (0.17%) SUSE
16 2 (0.083%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 866 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
2 589 (24.56%) Web Development
3 398 (16.60%) MVC
4 376 (15.68%) DevOps
5 354 (14.76%) TDD
6 300 (12.51%) E-Commerce
7 289 (12.05%) OO
8 257 (10.72%) Software Engineering
9 252 (10.51%) Scrum
10 246 (10.26%) OOP
11 239 (9.97%) Continuous Integration
12 234 (9.76%) Front End Development
13 208 (8.67%) Microservices
13 208 (8.67%) Problem-Solving
14 199 (8.30%) Test Automation
15 188 (7.84%) Open Source
16 133 (5.55%) BDD
16 133 (5.55%) SDLC
17 108 (4.50%) SOLID
18 102 (4.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1,235 (51.50%) JavaScript
2 691 (28.82%) Java
3 513 (21.39%) Python
4 441 (18.39%) SQL
5 256 (10.68%) C#
6 162 (6.76%) Bash Shell
7 147 (6.13%) Perl
8 137 (5.71%) Ruby
9 96 (4.00%) Go
10 88 (3.67%) Scala
11 79 (3.29%) ES6
12 75 (3.13%) C++
13 70 (2.92%) PHP 7
14 62 (2.59%) PowerShell
15 56 (2.34%) Java 8
16 49 (2.04%) TypeScript
17 46 (1.92%) PHP 5
18 38 (1.58%) C
19 33 (1.38%) VBA
20 23 (0.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 237 (9.88%) Degree
2 112 (4.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 29 (1.21%) Security Cleared
4 18 (0.75%) CISSP
5 15 (0.63%) GIAC
5 15 (0.63%) MCSE
5 15 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (0.58%) DV Cleared
7 13 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (0.54%) SC Cleared
8 12 (0.50%) AWS Certification
8 12 (0.50%) CCNA
8 12 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
9 11 (0.46%) CompTIA Security+
9 11 (0.46%) Linux+ Certification
9 11 (0.46%) Master's Degree
9 11 (0.46%) Network+ Certification
9 11 (0.46%) SANS
9 11 (0.46%) SSCP
10 6 (0.25%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (3.71%) QA
2 16 (0.67%) GDPR
3 12 (0.50%) SLA
4 5 (0.21%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.13%) FATCA
5 3 (0.13%) WCAG
6 2 (0.083%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.042%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.042%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.042%) WAI
System Software
1 318 (13.26%) Docker
2 52 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (1.21%) Active Directory
4 12 (0.50%) Hyper-V
4 12 (0.50%) VirtualBox
5 11 (0.46%) iptables
5 11 (0.46%) vSphere
6 10 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
7 9 (0.38%) Varnish
8 6 (0.25%) HDFS
9 5 (0.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 5 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
9 5 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (0.17%) Samba
10 4 (0.17%) Squid
11 3 (0.13%) Apache Flume
11 3 (0.13%) KVM
11 3 (0.13%) Xen
11 3 (0.13%) XenServer
12 1 (0.042%) LXC
Systems Management
1 158 (6.59%) Puppet
2 132 (5.50%) Ansible
3 131 (5.46%) Kubernetes
4 103 (4.30%) Terraform
5 102 (4.25%) Opscode Chef
6 60 (2.50%) Salt
7 56 (2.34%) Nagios
8 30 (1.25%) ZABBIX
9 16 (0.67%) Prometheus
9 16 (0.67%) Rancher
10 14 (0.58%) Docker Swarm
11 12 (0.50%) Kibana
12 7 (0.29%) logstash
12 7 (0.29%) Single Sign-On
13 6 (0.25%) cPanel
13 6 (0.25%) Grafana
13 6 (0.25%) SCCM
14 5 (0.21%) Backup Exec
14 5 (0.21%) Consul
15 4 (0.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 165 (6.88%) Zend
2 113 (4.71%) Oracle
3 95 (3.96%) Google
4 79 (3.29%) Microsoft
5 78 (3.25%) Red Hat
6 68 (2.84%) Adobe
7 62 (2.59%) VMware
8 37 (1.54%) Atlassian
8 37 (1.54%) New Relic
9 32 (1.33%) Splunk
10 31 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
11 27 (1.13%) Rackspace
12 23 (0.96%) SaltStack
13 20 (0.83%) Facebook
14 18 (0.75%) Cisco
15 16 (0.67%) Tableau
16 13 (0.54%) Citrix
16 13 (0.54%) SolarWinds
16 13 (0.54%) WorldPay
17 11 (0.46%) Apple