Period
to 25 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Laravel skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Laravel over the 6 months to 25 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Laravel PHP Framework
UK
6 months to
25 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 256 330 286
Rank change year-on-year +74 -44 +154
Permanent jobs citing Laravel 1,546 1,462 2,014
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.25% 0.97% 1.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.22% 2.45% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1,401 1,347 1,872
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,000 £66,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% +7.14% -

Laravel is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 47,979 59,736 70,665
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.86% 39.73% 40.58%
Number of salaries quoted 39,455 49,037 59,772
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

Laravel
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Laravel as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Laravel in the UK

Laravel
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Laravel in the UK

Laravel
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Laravel over the 6 months to 25 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Laravel in the UK

Laravel
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Laravel within the UK over the 6 months to 25 February 2020. 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
England +65 1,385 £44,000 +10.00% 444
UK excluding London +92 1,247 £42,000 +12.00% 394
North of England +114 404 £40,000 +6.67% 146
South East +123 334 £45,000 +12.50% 50
London -74 251 £55,500 -0.45% 81
North West +96 242 £40,000 +3.90% 88
South West +24 184 £40,000 +14.29% 76
Midlands +6 130 £35,000 +7.69% 70
Yorkshire +74 111 £38,500 +2.67% 34
East of England +79 82 £52,500 +16.67% 21
West Midlands -6 76 £35,000 +11.11% 35
Scotland +33 60 £45,000 +28.57% 13
East Midlands +38 54 £37,500 +13.64% 35
Wales +31 53 £37,500 +15.38% 18
North East +36 51 £40,000 +18.52% 24

For the 6 months to 25 February 2020, IT jobs citing Laravel 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 with a requirement for Laravel.

1 1,500 (97.02%) PHP
2 1,043 (67.46%) JavaScript
3 855 (55.30%) MySQL
4 773 (50.00%) HTML
4 773 (50.00%) CSS
5 548 (35.45%) Symfony
6 533 (34.48%) MVC
7 519 (33.57%) Git (software)
8 495 (32.02%) Agile Software Development
9 386 (24.97%) Web Development
10 384 (24.84%) Vue.js
11 326 (21.09%) jQuery
12 320 (20.70%) OOP
13 313 (20.25%) Linux
14 312 (20.18%) OO
15 307 (19.86%) React
16 298 (19.28%) AngularJS
17 273 (17.66%) Zend
18 263 (17.01%) LAMP
19 238 (15.39%) TDD
20 213 (13.78%) AWS
21 201 (13.00%) Mobile App
22 200 (12.94%) CodeIgniter
23 192 (12.42%) Docker
24 187 (12.10%) SaaS
25 177 (11.45%) Node.js
25 177 (11.45%) REST
26 167 (10.80%) Sass
27 164 (10.61%) SQL
28 163 (10.54%) OO PHP

Laravel
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 124 (8.02%) CMS
2 117 (7.57%) WordPress
3 76 (4.92%) Apache
4 74 (4.79%) Drupal
5 37 (2.39%) nginx
6 35 (2.26%) Elasticsearch
7 20 (1.29%) Apache Solr
8 14 (0.91%) Confluence
9 11 (0.71%) ExpressionEngine
10 7 (0.45%) MODX
11 6 (0.39%) SharePoint
12 3 (0.19%) ColdFusion
13 2 (0.13%) lighttpd
13 2 (0.13%) Moodle
13 2 (0.13%) SilverStripe
13 2 (0.13%) Tomcat
14 1 (0.065%) concrete5
14 1 (0.065%) Joomla!
14 1 (0.065%) Traefik
Applications
1 9 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
1 9 (0.58%) Photoshop
2 6 (0.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (0.39%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (0.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.13%) Adobe XD
4 2 (0.13%) InVision
4 2 (0.13%) Sketch
5 1 (0.065%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 94 (6.08%) Magento
2 29 (1.88%) Shopify
3 27 (1.75%) Payment Gateway
4 8 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (0.52%) OpenCart
5 1 (0.065%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 213 (13.78%) AWS
2 187 (12.10%) SaaS
3 67 (4.33%) GitHub
4 60 (3.88%) Azure
5 32 (2.07%) npm
6 27 (1.75%) Amazon S3
7 26 (1.68%) Serverless
8 25 (1.62%) GCP
9 16 (1.03%) CloudFront
10 15 (0.97%) Yarn
11 14 (0.91%) AWS CloudFormation
12 11 (0.71%) Google Analytics
13 10 (0.65%) Amazon SQS
14 9 (0.58%) AWS Lambda
15 8 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
15 8 (0.52%) DigitalOcean
16 7 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
17 6 (0.39%) Route 53
18 5 (0.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 5 (0.32%) Cloudflare
Communications & Networking
1 29 (1.88%) Internet
2 20 (1.29%) Extranet
3 18 (1.16%) HTTP
4 9 (0.58%) SSH
5 8 (0.52%) DNS
6 7 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (0.39%) TCP/IP
8 5 (0.32%) Network Security
9 4 (0.26%) ATM
10 3 (0.19%) Broadband
11 2 (0.13%) Intranet
11 2 (0.13%) SMS
12 1 (0.065%) FTP
12 1 (0.065%) IPv6
12 1 (0.065%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 855 (55.30%) MySQL
2 89 (5.76%) SQL Server
3 69 (4.46%) MongoDB
3 69 (4.46%) Relational Database
4 55 (3.56%) NoSQL
5 52 (3.36%) PostgreSQL
6 31 (2.01%) Big Data
6 31 (2.01%) Redis
7 24 (1.55%) MariaDB
8 11 (0.71%) Amazon RDS
9 9 (0.58%) Blockchain
10 4 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (0.26%) MySQL Workbench
10 4 (0.26%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.19%) BigQuery
11 3 (0.19%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.13%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.13%) MarkLogic
12 2 (0.13%) Power BI
12 2 (0.13%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 519 (33.57%) Git (software)
2 79 (5.11%) PHPUnit
3 67 (4.33%) JIRA
4 66 (4.27%) webpack
5 54 (3.49%) Jenkins
6 44 (2.85%) Bitbucket
7 33 (2.13%) Vagrant
8 31 (2.01%) GitLab
9 28 (1.81%) gulp
10 21 (1.36%) git-flow
11 19 (1.23%) Cucumber
11 19 (1.23%) Subversion
12 15 (0.97%) Babel
13 14 (0.91%) Codeception
14 11 (0.71%) Grunt
14 11 (0.71%) Selenium
15 10 (0.65%) Mercurial
16 8 (0.52%) Xdebug
17 6 (0.39%) JUnit
18 5 (0.32%) PhpStorm
General
1 102 (6.60%) Marketing
2 91 (5.89%) Retail
3 81 (5.24%) Finance
4 31 (2.01%) Advertising
5 24 (1.55%) Manufacturing
6 18 (1.16%) Automotive
6 18 (1.16%) Games
7 15 (0.97%) Back Office
7 15 (0.97%) Telecoms
8 14 (0.91%) Legal
9 9 (0.58%) Electronics
10 7 (0.45%) Public Sector
11 6 (0.39%) Law
12 5 (0.32%) Publishing
13 4 (0.26%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.19%) Banking
14 3 (0.19%) iGaming
15 2 (0.13%) Music Industry
16 1 (0.065%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1,434 (92.76%) Developer
2 1,057 (68.37%) PHP Developer
3 274 (17.72%) Senior Developer
4 233 (15.07%) Full Stack Developer
5 232 (15.01%) Senior PHP Developer
6 157 (10.16%) Web Developer
7 139 (8.99%) PHP Laravel Developer
8 73 (4.72%) Software Developer
9 71 (4.59%) PHP Web Developer
10 65 (4.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 53 (3.43%) Backend Developer
12 52 (3.36%) JavaScript Developer
13 48 (3.10%) LAMP Developer
13 48 (3.10%) PHP LAMP Developer
14 41 (2.65%) Symfony Developer
15 40 (2.59%) PHP Symfony Developer
15 40 (2.59%) Senior Software Developer
16 39 (2.52%) Software Engineer
17 38 (2.46%) Junior
18 37 (2.39%) Senior LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 773 (50.00%) CSS
1 773 (50.00%) HTML
2 548 (35.45%) Symfony
3 384 (24.84%) Vue.js
4 326 (21.09%) jQuery
5 307 (19.86%) React
6 298 (19.28%) AngularJS
7 263 (17.01%) LAMP
8 200 (12.94%) CodeIgniter
9 177 (11.45%) Node.js
9 177 (11.45%) REST
10 167 (10.80%) Sass
11 163 (10.54%) HTML5
12 160 (10.35%) Web Services
13 113 (7.31%) CSS3
14 105 (6.79%) RESTful
15 101 (6.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 99 (6.40%) Yii
17 97 (6.27%) SOAP
18 74 (4.79%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 201 (13.00%) Mobile App
2 163 (10.54%) Greenfield Project
3 81 (5.24%) User Experience
4 46 (2.98%) Self-Motivation
5 44 (2.85%) Linux Command Line
6 32 (2.07%) Analytical Skills
7 20 (1.29%) EPoS
8 10 (0.65%) BBC
9 9 (0.58%) e-Learning
10 8 (0.52%) Client/Server
10 8 (0.52%) Life Science
10 8 (0.52%) Virtual Team
11 7 (0.45%) Smartphone
12 6 (0.39%) Algorithms
12 6 (0.39%) Digital Media
13 4 (0.26%) Arduino
14 3 (0.19%) Internet of Things
14 3 (0.19%) Media Streaming
14 3 (0.19%) New Media
14 3 (0.19%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 313 (20.25%) Linux
2 60 (3.88%) Android
2 60 (3.88%) Apple iOS
3 51 (3.30%) Unix
4 19 (1.23%) Ubuntu
5 11 (0.71%) Windows
6 9 (0.58%) CentOS
7 6 (0.39%) Windows Server
7 6 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.19%) Debian
8 3 (0.19%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 533 (34.48%) MVC
2 495 (32.02%) Agile Software Development
3 386 (24.97%) Web Development
4 320 (20.70%) OOP
5 312 (20.18%) OO
6 238 (15.39%) TDD
7 163 (10.54%) OO PHP
8 140 (9.06%) Front End Development
9 132 (8.54%) E-Commerce
10 131 (8.47%) DevOps
11 110 (7.12%) Scrum
12 104 (6.73%) Software Engineering
13 97 (6.27%) Mentoring
14 96 (6.21%) Unit Testing
15 89 (5.76%) Microservices
16 88 (5.69%) Fintech
17 81 (5.24%) Test Automation
18 76 (4.92%) BDD
19 72 (4.66%) Problem-Solving
20 65 (4.20%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1,500 (97.02%) PHP
2 1,043 (67.46%) JavaScript
3 164 (10.61%) SQL
4 131 (8.47%) PHP 7
5 105 (6.79%) Python
6 82 (5.30%) ES6
7 48 (3.10%) Java
8 36 (2.33%) C#
9 34 (2.20%) PHP 5
10 27 (1.75%) Bash Shell
11 14 (0.91%) Objective-C
12 13 (0.84%) Go
13 12 (0.78%) TypeScript
14 9 (0.58%) ES7
15 6 (0.39%) C++
15 6 (0.39%) Lua
15 6 (0.39%) PowerShell
15 6 (0.39%) Ruby
16 5 (0.32%) Apple Swift
16 5 (0.32%) C
Qualifications
1 61 (3.95%) Degree
2 28 (1.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (0.26%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (0.19%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.065%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.065%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.065%) MCIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (1.94%) QA
2 8 (0.52%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.19%) GDPR
System Software
1 192 (12.42%) Docker
2 5 (0.32%) Varnish
3 1 (0.065%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 35 (2.26%) Kubernetes
2 31 (2.01%) Ansible
3 22 (1.42%) Terraform
4 16 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (0.58%) Puppet
6 8 (0.52%) Docker Swarm
6 8 (0.52%) Fluentd
6 8 (0.52%) Grafana
7 2 (0.13%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 2 (0.13%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.065%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.065%) Kibana
8 1 (0.065%) logstash
8 1 (0.065%) Packer
8 1 (0.065%) Salt
Vendors
1 273 (17.66%) Zend
2 43 (2.78%) Google
3 21 (1.36%) Atlassian
4 14 (0.91%) Microsoft
5 10 (0.65%) Sony
6 9 (0.58%) Adobe
7 8 (0.52%) Rollbar
8 6 (0.39%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (0.39%) SAP
8 6 (0.39%) VMware
9 5 (0.32%) Percona
9 5 (0.32%) Xero
10 4 (0.26%) Marketo
10 4 (0.26%) Oracle
10 4 (0.26%) Pardot
11 3 (0.19%) Juniper
11 3 (0.19%) New Relic
11 3 (0.19%) Rackspace
11 3 (0.19%) WooCommerce
12 2 (0.13%) Tableau