The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for PHP 5 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PHP 5 over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP 5
England / London
Rank 537 569 605
Rank change year-on-year +32 +36  
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 47 88 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.14% 0.21% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.26% 0.39% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 40 87 48
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.52% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69%  

PHP 5 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 18397 22564 21606
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 54.73% 53.85% 51.20%
Number of salaries quoted 15863 19798 18507
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 £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

PHP 5
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing PHP 5 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for PHP 5 in London

PHP 5
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP 5 in London.

Salary trend for PHP 5 in London

PHP 5
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP 5 in London over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP 5 in London

PHP 5
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 5 within the London region over the 3 months to 25 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 +41 10 £47,500 -
Hackney - 6 - -
Southwark - 1 £50,000 -
Wimbledon - 1 £60,000 -
PHP 5
England

PHP 5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing PHP 5 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 5.

1 89 (100.00%) PHP
2 73 (82.02%) JavaScript
3 70 (78.65%) MySQL
4 61 (68.54%) CSS
5 59 (66.29%) HTML
6 54 (60.67%) jQuery
7 47 (52.81%) Git (software)
8 46 (51.69%) Agile Software Development
8 46 (51.69%) OO
9 43 (48.31%) HTML5
10 41 (46.07%) Zend
11 34 (38.20%) OOP
12 32 (35.96%) Symfony
13 30 (33.71%) OO PHP
14 29 (32.58%) Finance
15 28 (31.46%) SQL
16 27 (30.34%) Software Engineering
17 26 (29.21%) Subversion
17 26 (29.21%) Unit Testing
18 25 (28.09%) Linux
18 25 (28.09%) Docker
19 24 (26.97%) AngularJS
19 24 (26.97%) Degree
20 23 (25.84%) TDD
20 23 (25.84%) LAMP
21 22 (24.72%) Web Services
22 21 (23.60%) MVC
23 20 (22.47%) T-SQL
23 20 (22.47%) Zend Framework
24 19 (21.35%) Computer Science

PHP 5
Top Related 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 16 (17.98%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (12.36%) Apache
3 8 (8.99%) CMS
4 6 (6.74%) Drupal
5 5 (5.62%) Apache Solr
5 5 (5.62%) WordPress
6 2 (2.25%) nginx
7 1 (1.12%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 5 (5.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 15 (16.85%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (13.48%) DigitalOcean
2 12 (13.48%) Linode
3 1 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.12%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (1.12%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.12%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.12%) CloudFront
3 1 (1.12%) GitHub
3 1 (1.12%) SaaS
3 1 (1.12%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.36%) Extranet
1 11 (12.36%) Intranet
2 4 (4.49%) AMQP
3 1 (1.12%) HTTP
3 1 (1.12%) Internet
3 1 (1.12%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (78.65%) MySQL
2 19 (21.35%) SQL Server
3 13 (14.61%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (11.24%) Relational Database
5 8 (8.99%) MongoDB
6 5 (5.62%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (5.62%) RDBMS
6 5 (5.62%) Redis
7 4 (4.49%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (1.12%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.12%) Impala
9 1 (1.12%) MariaDB
9 1 (1.12%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 47 (52.81%) Git (software)
2 26 (29.21%) Subversion
3 19 (21.35%) Vagrant
4 13 (14.61%) git-flow
4 13 (14.61%) Jenkins
5 11 (12.36%) JIRA
6 9 (10.11%) PHPUnit
7 6 (6.74%) Grunt
8 4 (4.49%) Karma Test Runner
8 4 (4.49%) Sinon.JS
8 4 (4.49%) Trac
9 2 (2.25%) Bitbucket
9 2 (2.25%) Bower
9 2 (2.25%) gulp
9 2 (2.25%) Mercurial
10 1 (1.12%) JMeter
10 1 (1.12%) Xdebug
General
1 29 (32.58%) Finance
2 11 (12.36%) Retail
3 7 (7.87%) Games
3 7 (7.87%) Marketing
4 4 (4.49%) Back Office
5 3 (3.37%) Aerospace
5 3 (3.37%) Multimedia
6 2 (2.25%) Publishing
7 1 (1.12%) Legal
7 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 59 (66.29%) Developer
2 58 (65.17%) PHP Developer
3 23 (25.84%) Software Engineer
4 18 (20.22%) PHP Software Engineer
5 6 (6.74%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 6 (6.74%) Full Stack Developer
5 6 (6.74%) PHP Web Developer
5 6 (6.74%) Web Developer
6 5 (5.62%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (4.49%) Applications Support
7 4 (4.49%) Digital Developer
7 4 (4.49%) Drupal Developer
7 4 (4.49%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 4 (4.49%) Senior Developer
7 4 (4.49%) Senior PHP Developer
8 3 (3.37%) Applications Engineer
8 3 (3.37%) Applications Support Engineer
8 3 (3.37%) MySQL Developer
8 3 (3.37%) Support Engineer
8 3 (3.37%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (68.54%) CSS
2 59 (66.29%) HTML
3 54 (60.67%) jQuery
4 43 (48.31%) HTML5
5 32 (35.96%) Symfony
6 24 (26.97%) AngularJS
7 23 (25.84%) LAMP
8 22 (24.72%) Web Services
9 20 (22.47%) Zend Framework
10 19 (21.35%) RabbitMQ
11 12 (13.48%) CSS3
11 12 (13.48%) Lucene
11 12 (13.48%) RESTful
11 12 (13.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 9 (10.11%) Silex
13 8 (8.99%) React
14 7 (7.87%) Sass
15 6 (6.74%) D3.js
15 6 (6.74%) Mustache
15 6 (6.74%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.35%) Computer Science
2 11 (12.36%) Linux Command Line
3 7 (7.87%) Algorithms
4 6 (6.74%) BBC
5 4 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.49%) Digital Media
5 4 (4.49%) FMCG
5 4 (4.49%) Social Media
6 3 (3.37%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.25%) e-Learning
8 1 (1.12%) Fintech
8 1 (1.12%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (28.09%) Linux
2 6 (6.74%) Android
3 5 (5.62%) CentOS
4 4 (4.49%) Windows
4 4 (4.49%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (4.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.37%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.12%) Fedora
6 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.12%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (51.69%) Agile Software Development
1 46 (51.69%) OO
2 34 (38.20%) OOP
3 30 (33.71%) OO PHP
4 27 (30.34%) Software Engineering
5 26 (29.21%) Unit Testing
6 23 (25.84%) TDD
7 21 (23.60%) MVC
8 16 (17.98%) DevOps
9 13 (14.61%) OOD
9 13 (14.61%) Open Source
9 13 (14.61%) Web Development
10 12 (13.48%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (11.24%) BDD
12 8 (8.99%) E-Commerce
12 8 (8.99%) Scrum
12 8 (8.99%) Time Management
13 7 (7.87%) Software Architecture
13 7 (7.87%) SOLID
14 6 (6.74%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 89 (100.00%) PHP
2 73 (82.02%) JavaScript
3 28 (31.46%) SQL
4 20 (22.47%) T-SQL
5 15 (16.85%) Java
6 13 (14.61%) Bash Shell
7 5 (5.62%) PHP 7
8 4 (4.49%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.37%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.37%) Python
10 2 (2.25%) Ruby
11 1 (1.12%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 24 (26.97%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.62%) QA
System Software
1 25 (28.09%) Docker
2 12 (13.48%) LXC
2 12 (13.48%) Virtual Servers
3 4 (4.49%) Varnish
4 1 (1.12%) HDFS
Vendors
1 41 (46.07%) Zend
2 6 (6.74%) Facebook
2 6 (6.74%) Google
2 6 (6.74%) Twitter
3 5 (5.62%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.37%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.12%) Adobe
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