Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP 5
England > London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 753 717 769
Rank change year-on-year -36 +52 -160
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 91 128 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.22% 0.31% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 79 122 131
London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £41,250 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £60,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £35,250
% change year-on-year +3.66% +16.31% -11.88%

PHP 5 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 41263 41335 47657
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 55.00% 54.41% 53.39%
Number of salaries quoted 32770 36305 41083
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 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

PHP 5
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing PHP 5 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

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 6 months to 18 November 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 6 months to 18 November 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 +14 34 £52,000 +4.00%
West London +30 13 £62,500 +78.57% 1
South London +11 2 £36,250 -
PHP 5
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 91 (100.00%) PHP
2 78 (85.71%) MySQL
3 54 (59.34%) PHP 7
4 46 (50.55%) Symfony
5 41 (45.05%) Laravel
6 34 (37.36%) MVC
7 31 (34.07%) CSS
8 29 (31.87%) Amazon AWS
9 27 (29.67%) JavaScript
9 27 (29.67%) Linux
10 26 (28.57%) HTML
10 26 (28.57%) LAMP
11 23 (25.27%) OOP
12 22 (24.18%) Apache
12 22 (24.18%) Puppet
13 21 (23.08%) Web Services
13 21 (23.08%) Git (software)
13 21 (23.08%) TDD
14 20 (21.98%) Docker
15 19 (20.88%) PHPUnit
15 19 (20.88%) nginx
15 19 (20.88%) Agile Software Development
15 19 (20.88%) Web Development
16 18 (19.78%) SQL
16 18 (19.78%) Elasticsearch
17 17 (18.68%) E-Commerce
18 15 (16.48%) Zend
18 15 (16.48%) WordPress
18 15 (16.48%) Windows
18 15 (16.48%) IIS

PHP 5
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 22 (24.18%) Apache
2 19 (20.88%) nginx
3 18 (19.78%) Elasticsearch
4 15 (16.48%) IIS
4 15 (16.48%) WordPress
5 11 (12.09%) CMS
6 8 (8.79%) Confluence
7 4 (4.40%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 3 (3.30%) Magento
1 3 (3.30%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 29 (31.87%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (13.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (7.69%) Office 365
4 6 (6.59%) SaaS
5 5 (5.49%) GitHub
6 3 (3.30%) Google Analytics
6 3 (3.30%) Slack
6 3 (3.30%) Yarn
7 2 (2.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.40%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (85.71%) MySQL
2 11 (12.09%) MongoDB
3 9 (9.89%) NoSQL
4 7 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 5 (5.49%) Redis
6 4 (4.40%) Big Data
6 4 (4.40%) CouchDB
6 4 (4.40%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.20%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (2.20%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.20%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.10%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 19 (20.88%) PHPUnit
3 13 (14.29%) JIRA
4 11 (12.09%) Jenkins
4 11 (12.09%) Vagrant
5 10 (10.99%) Subversion
6 9 (9.89%) gulp
7 8 (8.79%) webpack
8 6 (6.59%) Grunt
9 3 (3.30%) Bitbucket
10 1 (1.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (1.10%) Xdebug
General
1 7 (7.69%) Marketing
2 5 (5.49%) Advertising
3 3 (3.30%) Games
4 2 (2.20%) Back Office
4 2 (2.20%) Finance
4 2 (2.20%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.10%) German Language
5 1 (1.10%) Legal
5 1 (1.10%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 73 (80.22%) Developer
2 58 (63.74%) PHP Developer
3 20 (21.98%) Senior Developer
4 17 (18.68%) Senior PHP Developer
5 13 (14.29%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 13 (14.29%) Symfony Developer
6 11 (12.09%) Web Developer
7 10 (10.99%) Lead Developer
8 9 (9.89%) PHP Laravel Developer
9 8 (8.79%) PHP Web Developer
10 6 (6.59%) Lead PHP Developer
11 5 (5.49%) DevOps Administrator
11 5 (5.49%) Linux Administrator
11 5 (5.49%) Linux DevOps Administrator
11 5 (5.49%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 5 (5.49%) MySQL Developer
11 5 (5.49%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 5 (5.49%) Senior MySQL Developer
11 5 (5.49%) Technology Analyst
11 5 (5.49%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (50.55%) Symfony
2 41 (45.05%) Laravel
3 31 (34.07%) CSS
4 26 (28.57%) HTML
4 26 (28.57%) LAMP
5 21 (23.08%) Web Services
6 15 (16.48%) HTML5
7 14 (15.38%) .NET
8 13 (14.29%) LEMP Stack
8 13 (14.29%) REST
9 12 (13.19%) Zend Framework
10 11 (12.09%) jQuery
10 11 (12.09%) RESTful
11 10 (10.99%) phpspec
12 9 (9.89%) Doctrine
13 8 (8.79%) Node.js
13 8 (8.79%) Sass
13 8 (8.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 7 (7.69%) AngularJS
14 7 (7.69%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.40%) Social Media
2 3 (3.30%) User Experience
2 3 (3.30%) Virtual Team
3 2 (2.20%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.20%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.10%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.10%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.10%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.10%) Fintech
4 1 (1.10%) Video on Demand
4 1 (1.10%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 27 (29.67%) Linux
2 15 (16.48%) Windows
3 8 (8.79%) Debian
4 3 (3.30%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.10%) CentOS
5 1 (1.10%) Fedora
5 1 (1.10%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (37.36%) MVC
2 23 (25.27%) OOP
3 21 (23.08%) TDD
4 19 (20.88%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (20.88%) Web Development
5 17 (18.68%) E-Commerce
6 15 (16.48%) DevOps
7 14 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 14 (15.38%) Microservices
8 12 (13.19%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (13.19%) ITIL
8 12 (13.19%) Load Balancing
8 12 (13.19%) Task Automation
9 10 (10.99%) OO
10 9 (9.89%) Front End Development
11 8 (8.79%) IT Strategy
11 8 (8.79%) Scrum
12 7 (7.69%) Analytics
13 6 (6.59%) API Development
14 5 (5.49%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 91 (100.00%) PHP
2 54 (59.34%) PHP 7
3 27 (29.67%) JavaScript
4 18 (19.78%) SQL
5 14 (15.38%) Bash Shell
6 12 (13.19%) PowerShell
7 10 (10.99%) Java
8 6 (6.59%) Python
9 5 (5.49%) Go
10 3 (3.30%) ECMAScript
10 3 (3.30%) ES6
10 3 (3.30%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.20%) C#
11 2 (2.20%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.10%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (1.10%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.49%) SLA
2 1 (1.10%) QA
2 1 (1.10%) WCAG
System Software
1 20 (21.98%) Docker
Systems Management
1 22 (24.18%) Puppet
2 14 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (13.19%) vRealize
4 3 (3.30%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (2.20%) Ansible
5 2 (2.20%) Kibana
5 2 (2.20%) Salt
5 2 (2.20%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (16.48%) Zend
2 8 (8.79%) Atlassian
3 3 (3.30%) Google
4 2 (2.20%) Reuters