Period
to 19 January 2018

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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Laravel PHP Framework
UK
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 286 456 627
Rank change year-on-year +170 +171 +112
Permanent jobs citing Laravel 1,965 1,148 802
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.13% 0.65% 0.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.78% 1.65% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1,850 1,089 759
UK median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £36,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year +2.86% -4.11% +7.35%

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 70,673 69,589 79,812
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.60% 39.34% 38.21%
Number of salaries quoted 59,256 60,136 68,517
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Laravel in the UK

Laravel
Top 16 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 19 January 2018. 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 +167 1,893 £40,000 +6.67% 364
UK excluding London +133 1,512 £36,000 +2.86% 281
South East +166 478 £40,000 - 66
North of England +40 473 £35,000 +7.69% 102
London +102 432 £55,000 +10.00% 95
Midlands +158 308 £35,000 - 40
North West +24 260 £37,500 +15.38% 61
West Midlands +147 210 £32,500 -7.14% 20
Yorkshire +46 173 £35,000 +6.06% 35
South West +45 141 £40,000 +14.29% 40
East Midlands +75 104 £36,000 +2.86% 20
East of England +23 63 £35,000 - 21
North East +9 40 £32,500 +3.17% 6
Scotland -38 25 £33,000 -5.71% 6
Wales +17 20 £34,500 -23.33% 4
Northern Ireland -13 7 £40,000 +35.59% 2

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT jobs citing Laravel also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Laravel.

1 1,943 (98.88%) PHP
2 1,461 (74.35%) JavaScript
3 1,237 (62.95%) HTML
4 1,211 (61.63%) CSS
5 1,187 (60.41%) MySQL
6 871 (44.33%) Symfony
7 845 (43.00%) MVC
8 669 (34.05%) Web Development
9 626 (31.86%) jQuery
10 618 (31.45%) Git (software)
11 583 (29.67%) Agile Software Development
12 466 (23.72%) Zend
13 424 (21.58%) HTML5
14 418 (21.27%) Linux
15 405 (20.61%) OOP
16 390 (19.85%) OO
17 387 (19.69%) AngularJS
18 367 (18.68%) LAMP
19 300 (15.27%) Node.js
19 300 (15.27%) CodeIgniter
20 287 (14.61%) CMS
21 271 (13.79%) E-Commerce
22 267 (13.59%) TDD
22 267 (13.59%) React
23 246 (12.52%) WordPress
24 245 (12.47%) SQL
25 236 (12.01%) OO PHP
26 225 (11.45%) CSS3
27 222 (11.30%) Front End Development
28 218 (11.09%) RESTful

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
1 287 (14.61%) CMS
2 246 (12.52%) WordPress
3 151 (7.68%) Drupal
4 150 (7.63%) Apache
5 83 (4.22%) Elasticsearch
6 62 (3.16%) Joomla!
7 59 (3.00%) nginx
8 17 (0.87%) Apache Solr
9 16 (0.81%) Confluence
10 15 (0.76%) OpenEdge
11 13 (0.66%) ExpressionEngine
12 7 (0.36%) EPiServer
13 5 (0.25%) concrete5
14 3 (0.15%) Facebook Platform
14 3 (0.15%) Tomcat
15 2 (0.10%) ColdFusion
15 2 (0.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 2 (0.10%) Umbraco
16 1 (0.051%) Apache Spark
16 1 (0.051%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 33 (1.68%) Photoshop
2 22 (1.12%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.10%) GIMP
5 1 (0.051%) InDesign
5 1 (0.051%) Moqups
5 1 (0.051%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 191 (9.72%) Magento
2 10 (0.51%) Shopify
3 4 (0.20%) osCommerce
3 4 (0.20%) WebTrends
4 3 (0.15%) OpenCart
4 3 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.051%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.051%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 145 (7.38%) Amazon AWS
2 139 (7.07%) GitHub
3 57 (2.90%) SaaS
4 39 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
5 28 (1.42%) Amazon S3
6 25 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
7 24 (1.22%) npm
8 23 (1.17%) Google Analytics
9 22 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
10 16 (0.81%) Slack
11 12 (0.61%) Amazon SQS
12 10 (0.51%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 10 (0.51%) Yarn
13 9 (0.46%) AdWords
14 7 (0.36%) Algolia
14 7 (0.36%) Serverless
15 5 (0.25%) DigitalOcean
16 4 (0.20%) AWS Lambda
17 3 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Cloud
17 3 (0.15%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 62 (3.16%) Internet
2 19 (0.97%) HTTP
3 15 (0.76%) SMS
4 14 (0.71%) SSH
5 5 (0.25%) Skype
6 4 (0.20%) Network Security
7 3 (0.15%) PBX
7 3 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.10%) ATM
8 2 (0.10%) DNS
8 2 (0.10%) LAN
9 1 (0.051%) AMQP
9 1 (0.051%) Firewall
9 1 (0.051%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,187 (60.41%) MySQL
2 150 (7.63%) NoSQL
3 149 (7.58%) MongoDB
4 84 (4.27%) SQL Server
5 79 (4.02%) Relational Database
6 69 (3.51%) MariaDB
7 54 (2.75%) PostgreSQL
8 52 (2.65%) Redis
9 25 (1.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 17 (0.87%) Big Data
11 13 (0.66%) Amazon RDS
12 7 (0.36%) Hadoop
12 7 (0.36%) phpMyAdmin
13 5 (0.25%) CouchDB
14 3 (0.15%) RDBMS
14 3 (0.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 3 (0.15%) SQLite
15 2 (0.10%) Apache Cassandra
15 2 (0.10%) Oracle Database
16 1 (0.051%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 618 (31.45%) Git (software)
2 201 (10.23%) PHPUnit
3 193 (9.82%) Subversion
4 131 (6.67%) gulp
5 74 (3.77%) Grunt
6 60 (3.05%) JIRA
6 60 (3.05%) Vagrant
7 49 (2.49%) webpack
8 41 (2.09%) Jenkins
9 38 (1.93%) Selenium
10 32 (1.63%) Bitbucket
11 22 (1.12%) JUnit
12 18 (0.92%) Mercurial
12 18 (0.92%) Selenium IDE
12 18 (0.92%) WebDriver
13 11 (0.56%) Xdebug
14 10 (0.51%) Codeception
15 9 (0.46%) Codeship
15 9 (0.46%) GitLab
15 9 (0.46%) PhantomJS
General
1 160 (8.14%) Advertising
2 155 (7.89%) Finance
3 135 (6.87%) Marketing
4 97 (4.94%) Retail
5 58 (2.95%) Games
6 43 (2.19%) Telecoms
7 39 (1.98%) Banking
8 19 (0.97%) Back Office
9 18 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
10 15 (0.76%) Legal
10 15 (0.76%) Manufacturing
11 13 (0.66%) Law
12 11 (0.56%) Automotive
13 10 (0.51%) Billing
14 9 (0.46%) Electronics
15 4 (0.20%) Financial Institution
16 3 (0.15%) Digital Economy
16 3 (0.15%) Military
17 2 (0.10%) Brand Awareness
17 2 (0.10%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1,830 (93.13%) Developer
2 1,567 (79.75%) PHP Developer
3 337 (17.15%) Senior Developer
4 286 (14.55%) Senior PHP Developer
5 272 (13.84%) Web Developer
6 230 (11.70%) PHP Laravel Developer
7 204 (10.38%) PHP Web Developer
8 200 (10.18%) Full Stack Developer
9 138 (7.02%) Lead Developer
10 134 (6.82%) JavaScript Developer
11 115 (5.85%) Lead PHP Developer
12 91 (4.63%) MySQL Developer
12 91 (4.63%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 90 (4.58%) HTML Developer
14 69 (3.51%) Symfony Developer
15 67 (3.41%) Junior
16 66 (3.36%) HTML CSS Developer
17 65 (3.31%) PHP Symfony Developer
18 63 (3.21%) Junior Developer
19 56 (2.85%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,237 (62.95%) HTML
2 1,211 (61.63%) CSS
3 871 (44.33%) Symfony
4 626 (31.86%) jQuery
5 424 (21.58%) HTML5
6 387 (19.69%) AngularJS
7 367 (18.68%) LAMP
8 300 (15.27%) CodeIgniter
8 300 (15.27%) Node.js
9 267 (13.59%) React
10 225 (11.45%) CSS3
11 218 (11.09%) RESTful
12 203 (10.33%) Sass
13 198 (10.08%) REST
14 145 (7.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 134 (6.82%) Web Services
16 126 (6.41%) CakePHP
17 123 (6.26%) Vue (Vue.js)
18 119 (6.06%) SOAP
19 100 (5.09%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 165 (8.40%) Mobile App
2 99 (5.04%) Greenfield Project
3 68 (3.46%) User Experience
4 50 (2.54%) Computer Science
5 36 (1.83%) Linux Command Line
6 34 (1.73%) Social Media
7 28 (1.42%) Analytical Skills
8 26 (1.32%) Fintech
9 14 (0.71%) BBC
9 14 (0.71%) Data Centre
10 13 (0.66%) Digital Media
10 13 (0.66%) Graphic Design
11 11 (0.56%) NHS
12 9 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (0.36%) Algorithms
14 6 (0.31%) Online Games
15 5 (0.25%) Blog
15 5 (0.25%) e-Learning
15 5 (0.25%) Internet of Things
16 4 (0.20%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 418 (21.27%) Linux
2 66 (3.36%) Android
3 64 (3.26%) Unix
4 55 (2.80%) Apple iOS
5 31 (1.58%) Debian
6 19 (0.97%) CentOS
7 17 (0.87%) Ubuntu
8 15 (0.76%) Windows
9 3 (0.15%) Fedora
9 3 (0.15%) FreeBSD
10 1 (0.051%) Amazon Linux
10 1 (0.051%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.051%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 845 (43.00%) MVC
2 669 (34.05%) Web Development
3 583 (29.67%) Agile Software Development
4 405 (20.61%) OOP
5 390 (19.85%) OO
6 271 (13.79%) E-Commerce
7 267 (13.59%) TDD
8 236 (12.01%) OO PHP
9 222 (11.30%) Front End Development
10 180 (9.16%) Mentoring
11 165 (8.40%) Software Engineering
12 162 (8.24%) Scrum
13 128 (6.51%) Unit Testing
14 124 (6.31%) Microservices
15 118 (6.01%) Continuous Integration
16 92 (4.68%) DevOps
17 86 (4.38%) Open Source
18 81 (4.12%) Test Automation
19 71 (3.61%) SDLC
20 66 (3.36%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1,943 (98.88%) PHP
2 1,461 (74.35%) JavaScript
3 245 (12.47%) SQL
4 206 (10.48%) Java
5 129 (6.56%) Python
6 122 (6.21%) PHP 7
7 97 (4.94%) PHP 5
8 81 (4.12%) Ruby
9 36 (1.83%) ES6
10 34 (1.73%) C
11 33 (1.68%) Go
12 32 (1.63%) Bash Shell
13 25 (1.27%) C#
14 20 (1.02%) Perl
15 14 (0.71%) T-SQL
16 13 (0.66%) Scala
17 11 (0.56%) Kotlin
18 7 (0.36%) ES7
18 7 (0.36%) Shell Script
18 7 (0.36%) XPath
Qualifications
1 96 (4.89%) Degree
2 23 (1.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (0.41%) MOS
4 6 (0.31%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.20%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.15%) AWS Certification
6 3 (0.15%) HND
7 1 (0.051%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (1.58%) QA
2 6 (0.31%) GCP
3 1 (0.051%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.051%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.051%) SLA
System Software
1 121 (6.16%) Docker
2 6 (0.31%) Samba
3 3 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.10%) LXC
4 2 (0.10%) Varnish
4 2 (0.10%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.051%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.051%) Postfix
5 1 (0.051%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.051%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 43 (2.19%) Opscode Chef
2 42 (2.14%) Puppet
3 30 (1.53%) Ansible
4 8 (0.41%) Kubernetes
5 7 (0.36%) Hadoop YARN
6 5 (0.25%) Terraform
7 4 (0.20%) Rancher
8 3 (0.15%) Capistrano
8 3 (0.15%) Kibana
8 3 (0.15%) logstash
9 1 (0.051%) Plesk
9 1 (0.051%) Salt
Vendors
1 466 (23.72%) Zend
2 120 (6.11%) Google
3 25 (1.27%) Microsoft
4 23 (1.17%) Capita
5 22 (1.12%) Apple
6 21 (1.07%) Facebook
7 20 (1.02%) Progress
8 18 (0.92%) Adobe
8 18 (0.92%) Atlassian
9 17 (0.87%) Twitter
10 15 (0.76%) Telerik
11 9 (0.46%) Sony
12 8 (0.41%) Oracle
13 7 (0.36%) Plumtree
14 6 (0.31%) DoubleClick
15 5 (0.25%) New Relic
15 5 (0.25%) Red Hat
15 5 (0.25%) Yahoo!
16 4 (0.20%) PayPal
16 4 (0.20%) WooCommerce