Period
to 18 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for PHP 7 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PHP 7 over the 6 months to 18 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP 7
England > London
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 718 836 908
Rank change year-on-year +118 +72 -
Permanent jobs citing PHP 7 123 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.17% 0.005% 0.001%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.30% 0.010% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 99 4 1
London median annual salary £52,500 £61,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +44.12% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £45,875 £38,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £108,750 £46,250
England median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% +44.23% -

PHP 7 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 40662 40306 46932
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 55.07% 54.74% 53.58%
Number of salaries quoted 32664 35356 40709
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 7
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing PHP 7 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for PHP 7 in London

PHP 7
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP 7 in London.

Salary trend for PHP 7 in London

PHP 7
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP 7 in London over the 6 months to 18 December 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP 7 in London

PHP 7
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 7 within the London region over the 6 months to 18 December 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 - 57 £52,000 - 4
West London - 18 £62,500 - 1
South London - 3 £45,000 - 1
PHP 7
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2017, IT jobs citing PHP 7 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 7.

1 123 (100.00%) PHP
2 88 (71.54%) MySQL
3 66 (53.66%) PHP 5
4 56 (45.53%) Symfony
5 50 (40.65%) Laravel
6 48 (39.02%) Git (software)
7 47 (38.21%) Linux
8 45 (36.59%) MVC
9 43 (34.96%) JavaScript
10 33 (26.83%) Docker
11 31 (25.20%) Web Development
11 31 (25.20%) CSS
12 30 (24.39%) CMS
12 30 (24.39%) WordPress
12 30 (24.39%) Puppet
12 30 (24.39%) NoSQL
13 29 (23.58%) Elasticsearch
14 28 (22.76%) Analytics
14 28 (22.76%) Test Automation
15 27 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
15 27 (21.95%) HTML
15 27 (21.95%) PHPUnit
16 25 (20.33%) Web Services
16 25 (20.33%) Amazon AWS
17 24 (19.51%) DevOps
18 23 (18.70%) MongoDB
18 23 (18.70%) Zend
18 23 (18.70%) E-Commerce
19 22 (17.89%) Apache
19 22 (17.89%) SQL

PHP 7
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 30 (24.39%) CMS
1 30 (24.39%) WordPress
2 29 (23.58%) Elasticsearch
3 22 (17.89%) Apache
4 20 (16.26%) nginx
5 12 (9.76%) Apache Solr
5 12 (9.76%) IIS
6 10 (8.13%) Confluence
7 1 (0.81%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 7 (5.69%) Magento
2 3 (2.44%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.81%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 25 (20.33%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (5.69%) Office 365
4 6 (4.88%) GitHub
5 3 (2.44%) Google Analytics
5 3 (2.44%) Slack
5 3 (2.44%) Yarn
6 2 (1.63%) npm
7 1 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.88%) Internet
2 2 (1.63%) Broadband
3 1 (0.81%) HTTP
3 1 (0.81%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (71.54%) MySQL
2 30 (24.39%) NoSQL
3 23 (18.70%) MongoDB
4 16 (13.01%) Redis
5 8 (6.50%) Big Data
5 8 (6.50%) Hadoop
6 4 (3.25%) CouchDB
7 3 (2.44%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.63%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.63%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.63%) MariaDB
8 2 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.63%) Presto
Development Applications
1 48 (39.02%) Git (software)
2 27 (21.95%) PHPUnit
3 22 (17.89%) Vagrant
4 20 (16.26%) Jenkins
5 19 (15.45%) Subversion
6 15 (12.20%) JIRA
7 12 (9.76%) gulp
8 10 (8.13%) webpack
9 9 (7.32%) Codeception
9 9 (7.32%) Grunt
10 5 (4.07%) Bitbucket
General
1 14 (11.38%) Games
2 12 (9.76%) Advertising
3 7 (5.69%) Retail
4 5 (4.07%) Finance
4 5 (4.07%) Marketing
5 4 (3.25%) Legal
6 3 (2.44%) Law
Job Titles
1 98 (79.67%) Developer
2 80 (65.04%) PHP Developer
3 40 (32.52%) Senior Developer
4 36 (29.27%) Senior PHP Developer
5 16 (13.01%) Lead Developer
5 16 (13.01%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 16 (13.01%) Symfony Developer
6 13 (10.57%) PHP Laravel Developer
7 12 (9.76%) Lead PHP Developer
8 9 (7.32%) PHP Software Engineer
8 9 (7.32%) PHP Web Developer
8 9 (7.32%) Software Engineer
8 9 (7.32%) Web Developer
9 8 (6.50%) Full Stack Developer
10 7 (5.69%) JavaScript Developer
10 7 (5.69%) Magento Developer
10 7 (5.69%) Senior PHP Web Developer
10 7 (5.69%) Senior Web Developer
11 5 (4.07%) Linux Administrator
11 5 (4.07%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (45.53%) Symfony
2 50 (40.65%) Laravel
3 31 (25.20%) CSS
4 27 (21.95%) HTML
5 25 (20.33%) Web Services
6 18 (14.63%) LAMP
7 17 (13.82%) RESTful
8 16 (13.01%) Zend Framework
9 15 (12.20%) jQuery
9 15 (12.20%) REST
9 15 (12.20%) Sass
10 14 (11.38%) Behat
11 13 (10.57%) AngularJS
11 13 (10.57%) HTML5
12 12 (9.76%) .NET
12 12 (9.76%) LEMP Stack
12 12 (9.76%) RabbitMQ
13 11 (8.94%) Node.js
14 10 (8.13%) Doctrine
15 9 (7.32%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.82%) Mobile App
2 14 (11.38%) Linux Command Line
3 9 (7.32%) Algorithms
3 9 (7.32%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.88%) Social Media
5 5 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.07%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (4.07%) Virtual Team
6 3 (2.44%) User Experience
7 1 (0.81%) Animation
7 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 47 (38.21%) Linux
2 13 (10.57%) Debian
3 12 (9.76%) Windows
4 2 (1.63%) CentOS
4 2 (1.63%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (36.59%) MVC
2 31 (25.20%) Web Development
3 28 (22.76%) Analytics
3 28 (22.76%) Test Automation
4 27 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (19.51%) DevOps
6 23 (18.70%) E-Commerce
7 22 (17.89%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (17.89%) Secure Coding
8 19 (15.45%) TDD
8 19 (15.45%) Unit Testing
9 17 (13.82%) BDD
9 17 (13.82%) OOP
10 13 (10.57%) Continuous Improvement
11 12 (9.76%) ITIL
11 12 (9.76%) Load Balancing
11 12 (9.76%) OO
11 12 (9.76%) Task Automation
12 10 (8.13%) Open Source
12 10 (8.13%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 123 (100.00%) PHP
2 66 (53.66%) PHP 5
3 43 (34.96%) JavaScript
4 22 (17.89%) SQL
5 12 (9.76%) Bash Shell
5 12 (9.76%) PowerShell
6 11 (8.94%) Java
7 9 (7.32%) XPath
8 7 (5.69%) ES6
9 3 (2.44%) ECMAScript
9 3 (2.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (17.89%) Degree
2 9 (7.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (4.07%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.07%) SLA
2 4 (3.25%) QA
3 1 (0.81%) GCP
System Software
1 33 (26.83%) Docker
2 2 (1.63%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 30 (24.39%) Puppet
2 18 (14.63%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (9.76%) vRealize
4 7 (5.69%) Ansible
5 5 (4.07%) Salt
5 5 (4.07%) Terraform
6 3 (2.44%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.81%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 23 (18.70%) Zend
2 10 (8.13%) Atlassian
3 5 (4.07%) Google
4 2 (1.63%) Facebook
4 2 (1.63%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.81%) Autodesk
5 1 (0.81%) CA
5 1 (0.81%) IBM
5 1 (0.81%) Marketo
5 1 (0.81%) Twitter