Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
England > London
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 68 64
Rank change year-on-year -21 -4 -17
Permanent jobs citing PHP 2672 3207 3794
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.61% 4.17% 4.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.55% 7.66% 8.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2326 2872 3319
London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £29,200
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 40806 41848 47326
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 55.09% 54.43% 53.14%
Number of salaries quoted 32201 36822 40684
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 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -17 422 £55,000 +10.00% 61
West London +14 237 £47,500 +5.56% 19
South London +30 95 £50,000 +25.00% 2
North London +3 13 £47,500 +35.71% 2
East London -21 8 £45,000 -10.45% 6
PHP
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 1409 (52.73%) JavaScript
2 1141 (42.70%) MySQL
3 1114 (41.69%) HTML
4 1063 (39.78%) CSS
5 937 (35.07%) Agile Software Development
6 735 (27.51%) Linux
7 723 (27.06%) Java
8 636 (23.80%) Git (software)
9 611 (22.87%) Python
10 522 (19.54%) Web Development
11 496 (18.56%) LAMP
12 485 (18.15%) MVC
13 478 (17.89%) jQuery
14 464 (17.37%) Symfony
15 463 (17.33%) SQL
16 430 (16.09%) OO
17 422 (15.79%) TDD
18 401 (15.01%) AngularJS
19 389 (14.56%) Laravel
20 382 (14.30%) Finance
20 382 (14.30%) HTML5
21 379 (14.18%) DevOps
22 373 (13.96%) Amazon AWS
23 356 (13.32%) Node.js
24 344 (12.87%) Degree
25 309 (11.56%) C#
25 309 (11.56%) WordPress
26 305 (11.41%) Front End Development
27 302 (11.30%) OOP
28 300 (11.23%) Apache

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
1 309 (11.56%) WordPress
2 300 (11.23%) Apache
3 246 (9.21%) Drupal
4 230 (8.61%) CMS
5 120 (4.49%) nginx
6 87 (3.26%) IIS
7 84 (3.14%) Elasticsearch
8 78 (2.92%) Apache Solr
9 69 (2.58%) Tomcat
10 59 (2.21%) SharePoint
11 52 (1.95%) WebLogic
12 47 (1.76%) Confluence
13 41 (1.53%) Apache Spark
14 35 (1.31%) WebSphere
15 29 (1.09%) OpenStack
16 27 (1.01%) JBoss
17 17 (0.64%) Joomla!
18 16 (0.60%) SAS
19 15 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
20 12 (0.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 91 (3.41%) Photoshop
2 40 (1.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 27 (1.01%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 19 (0.71%) Microsoft Office
5 15 (0.56%) SPSS
6 8 (0.30%) HipChat
7 7 (0.26%) Microsoft Excel
8 5 (0.19%) FrameMaker
9 4 (0.15%) Maple
10 1 (0.037%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.037%) Microsoft Project
10 1 (0.037%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 132 (4.94%) Magento
2 24 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 16 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
4 13 (0.49%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 12 (0.45%) Revive Adserver
6 9 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
7 8 (0.30%) WebTrends
8 7 (0.26%) NetSuite
8 7 (0.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 5 (0.19%) Odoo
10 4 (0.15%) iTrent
10 4 (0.15%) ResourceLink
10 4 (0.15%) Shopify
10 4 (0.15%) Workday HCM
11 3 (0.11%) BigMachines
11 3 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
11 3 (0.11%) Eloqua
12 2 (0.075%) Exchequer
12 2 (0.075%) MetaTrader
12 2 (0.075%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 373 (13.96%) Amazon AWS
2 144 (5.39%) GitHub
3 136 (5.09%) SaaS
4 101 (3.78%) Microsoft Azure
5 59 (2.21%) IaaS
6 58 (2.17%) PaaS
7 46 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
8 44 (1.65%) Google Cloud Platform
9 36 (1.35%) Google Analytics
10 34 (1.27%) AWS CloudFormation
11 33 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
12 29 (1.09%) Office 365
13 27 (1.01%) Amazon S3
14 24 (0.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 22 (0.82%) AWS Lambda
15 22 (0.82%) Serverless
16 20 (0.75%) Slack
17 16 (0.60%) npm
18 15 (0.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
19 14 (0.52%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 103 (3.85%) HTTP
2 80 (2.99%) Internet
3 78 (2.92%) DNS
4 64 (2.40%) Firewall
5 49 (1.83%) TCP/IP
6 48 (1.80%) Intranet
7 32 (1.20%) FTP
8 23 (0.86%) SMTP
9 22 (0.82%) Network Security
10 18 (0.67%) DHCP
11 16 (0.60%) LDAP
12 15 (0.56%) SSH
13 14 (0.52%) SSL
14 13 (0.49%) Skype
15 11 (0.41%) SAN
15 11 (0.41%) VoIP
16 10 (0.37%) VLAN
17 9 (0.34%) HTTPS
18 7 (0.26%) VPN
19 6 (0.22%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1141 (42.70%) MySQL
2 201 (7.52%) SQL Server
3 174 (6.51%) MongoDB
4 160 (5.99%) NoSQL
5 142 (5.31%) PostgreSQL
6 104 (3.89%) Redis
7 101 (3.78%) Relational Database
8 74 (2.77%) Apache Cassandra
8 74 (2.77%) Big Data
9 72 (2.69%) Hadoop
10 37 (1.38%) RDBMS
11 33 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 32 (1.20%) MariaDB
13 28 (1.05%) Amazon RDS
14 25 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 19 (0.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 19 (0.71%) Oracle Database
16 18 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
17 17 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
17 17 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 636 (23.80%) Git (software)
2 249 (9.32%) Jenkins
3 177 (6.62%) JIRA
4 161 (6.03%) PHPUnit
5 130 (4.87%) gulp
6 108 (4.04%) Subversion
7 94 (3.52%) Grunt
8 91 (3.41%) Vagrant
9 73 (2.73%) Selenium
10 60 (2.25%) Visual Studio
11 51 (1.91%) Cucumber
12 47 (1.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 41 (1.53%) webpack
14 29 (1.09%) Eclipse
15 28 (1.05%) Bitbucket
15 28 (1.05%) Bower
16 25 (0.94%) TeamCity
17 24 (0.90%) WebDriver
18 23 (0.86%) Maven
19 20 (0.75%) Babel
General
1 382 (14.30%) Finance
2 243 (9.09%) Marketing
3 170 (6.36%) Retail
4 148 (5.54%) Advertising
5 98 (3.67%) Games
6 88 (3.29%) Banking
7 79 (2.96%) Legal
8 64 (2.40%) Telecoms
9 50 (1.87%) Publishing
10 37 (1.38%) Manufacturing
11 34 (1.27%) Law
12 31 (1.16%) Electronics
13 26 (0.97%) Front Office
14 20 (0.75%) Back Office
15 19 (0.71%) Music Industry
16 13 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
17 12 (0.45%) Financial Institution
18 11 (0.41%) Billing
19 8 (0.30%) Digital Economy
20 5 (0.19%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1810 (67.74%) Developer
2 933 (34.92%) PHP Developer
3 310 (11.60%) Senior Developer
4 211 (7.90%) Full Stack Developer
5 197 (7.37%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 183 (6.85%) Web Developer
7 179 (6.70%) Lead Developer
8 162 (6.06%) JavaScript Developer
9 156 (5.84%) Senior PHP Developer
10 128 (4.79%) DevOps Engineer
11 120 (4.49%) Junior
12 114 (4.27%) Software Developer
13 113 (4.23%) Drupal Developer
14 104 (3.89%) Lead PHP Developer
15 99 (3.71%) Architect
16 96 (3.59%) Junior Developer
17 93 (3.48%) Java Developer
18 88 (3.29%) Administrator
19 86 (3.22%) PHP Web Developer
20 85 (3.18%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1114 (41.69%) HTML
2 1063 (39.78%) CSS
3 496 (18.56%) LAMP
4 478 (17.89%) jQuery
5 464 (17.37%) Symfony
6 401 (15.01%) AngularJS
7 389 (14.56%) Laravel
8 382 (14.30%) HTML5
9 356 (13.32%) Node.js
10 283 (10.59%) CSS3
11 267 (9.99%) .NET
12 239 (8.94%) React
13 237 (8.87%) Sass
14 205 (7.67%) XML
15 190 (7.11%) Web Services
16 168 (6.29%) RESTful
17 165 (6.18%) REST
18 149 (5.58%) JSON
19 136 (5.09%) SOAP
20 132 (4.94%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 255 (9.54%) User Experience
2 240 (8.98%) Computer Science
3 175 (6.55%) Mobile App
4 118 (4.42%) Greenfield Project
5 112 (4.19%) Fintech
6 103 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
7 76 (2.84%) Linux Command Line
8 55 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
9 35 (1.31%) Digital Media
10 28 (1.05%) e-Learning
11 26 (0.97%) Data Centre
12 25 (0.94%) Virtual Team
13 24 (0.90%) Hedge funds
14 22 (0.82%) Algorithms
15 21 (0.79%) Management Information System
16 20 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 20 (0.75%) Private Cloud
17 19 (0.71%) Social Media
18 18 (0.67%) Replication
19 16 (0.60%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 735 (27.51%) Linux
2 194 (7.26%) Windows
3 139 (5.20%) Apple iOS
4 133 (4.98%) Android
5 129 (4.83%) Unix
6 80 (2.99%) CentOS
7 63 (2.36%) Ubuntu
8 49 (1.83%) Windows Server
9 37 (1.38%) Debian
10 36 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 29 (1.09%) Solaris
12 13 (0.49%) FreeBSD
13 11 (0.41%) Windows 7
13 11 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
14 10 (0.37%) Mac OS X
14 10 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
15 9 (0.34%) CoreOS
16 8 (0.30%) SUSE
17 7 (0.26%) Windows 10
18 5 (0.19%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 937 (35.07%) Agile Software Development
2 522 (19.54%) Web Development
3 485 (18.15%) MVC
4 430 (16.09%) OO
5 422 (15.79%) TDD
6 379 (14.18%) DevOps
7 305 (11.41%) Front End Development
8 302 (11.30%) OOP
9 300 (11.23%) E-Commerce
9 300 (11.23%) Scrum
10 258 (9.66%) Continuous Integration
11 236 (8.83%) Open Source
12 228 (8.53%) Software Engineering
13 213 (7.97%) Test Automation
14 209 (7.82%) Mentoring
15 193 (7.22%) Microservices
16 171 (6.40%) BDD
17 140 (5.24%) Analytics
18 136 (5.09%) Project Management
19 135 (5.05%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1409 (52.73%) JavaScript
2 723 (27.06%) Java
3 611 (22.87%) Python
4 463 (17.33%) SQL
5 309 (11.56%) C#
6 264 (9.88%) Ruby
7 175 (6.55%) C++
8 168 (6.29%) Bash Shell
9 155 (5.80%) Perl
10 113 (4.23%) Go
11 102 (3.82%) Scala
12 89 (3.33%) PowerShell
13 73 (2.73%) PHP 5
13 73 (2.73%) PHP 7
14 59 (2.21%) ES6
15 58 (2.17%) C
16 44 (1.65%) Shell Script
17 42 (1.57%) T-SQL
18 40 (1.50%) Apple Swift
19 34 (1.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 344 (12.87%) Degree
2 149 (5.58%) Computer Science Degree
3 31 (1.16%) Security Cleared
4 19 (0.71%) SC Cleared
5 17 (0.64%) Master's Degree
6 6 (0.22%) CCNA
6 6 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (0.22%) CISSP
7 5 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (0.19%) PhD
7 5 (0.19%) PMI Certification
8 4 (0.15%) DBS Check
8 4 (0.15%) DV Cleared
8 4 (0.15%) GIAC
8 4 (0.15%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.15%) SANS
9 3 (0.11%) CHECK Team Leader
9 3 (0.11%) CISA
9 3 (0.11%) CompTIA Security+
9 3 (0.11%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 117 (4.38%) QA
2 15 (0.56%) SLA
3 14 (0.52%) PCI DSS
4 11 (0.41%) WAI
5 8 (0.30%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.11%) DICOM
7 3 (0.11%) GCP
7 3 (0.11%) HL7
8 2 (0.075%) FATCA
8 2 (0.075%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.075%) WCAG
9 1 (0.037%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.037%) COBIT
9 1 (0.037%) GDPR
9 1 (0.037%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.037%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.037%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 243 (9.09%) Docker
2 52 (1.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (1.20%) Varnish
4 31 (1.16%) Active Directory
5 17 (0.64%) KVM
6 15 (0.56%) NFS
7 13 (0.49%) VirtualBox
8 11 (0.41%) Hyper-V
8 11 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
8 11 (0.41%) Xen
9 7 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (0.26%) vSphere
10 6 (0.22%) Apache Flume
10 6 (0.22%) HDFS
10 6 (0.22%) Postfix
11 5 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
12 4 (0.15%) BIND 9
12 4 (0.15%) DFS Replication
12 4 (0.15%) Kamailio
12 4 (0.15%) LXC
Systems Management
1 234 (8.76%) Puppet
2 159 (5.95%) Ansible
3 132 (4.94%) Opscode Chef
4 76 (2.84%) Kubernetes
5 71 (2.66%) Nagios
6 55 (2.06%) Terraform
7 38 (1.42%) ZABBIX
8 37 (1.38%) Kibana
9 23 (0.86%) Salt
10 19 (0.71%) HAProxy
11 16 (0.60%) cPanel
11 16 (0.60%) logstash
12 13 (0.49%) vRealize
13 9 (0.34%) Packer
14 5 (0.19%) Marathon
14 5 (0.19%) Mesos
14 5 (0.19%) Munin
14 5 (0.19%) Nmap
14 5 (0.19%) Tivoli
15 4 (0.15%) WSUS
Vendors
1 219 (8.20%) Zend
2 145 (5.43%) Oracle
3 142 (5.31%) Google
4 110 (4.12%) Microsoft
5 66 (2.47%) VMware
6 58 (2.17%) Adobe
7 57 (2.13%) Red Hat
8 40 (1.50%) Atlassian
9 38 (1.42%) IBM
10 32 (1.20%) New Relic
10 32 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
11 31 (1.16%) Facebook
12 30 (1.12%) Demandware
12 30 (1.12%) Splunk
13 29 (1.09%) SAP
14 25 (0.94%) hybris
15 23 (0.86%) ATG
16 21 (0.79%) Rackspace
16 21 (0.79%) ServiceNow
17 17 (0.64%) Twitter