Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Laravel PHP Framework
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 330 320 464
Rank change year-on-year -10 +144 +177
Permanent jobs citing Laravel 1,550 1,856 1,215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.95% 1.03% 0.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.39% 2.57% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1,394 1,718 1,151
UK median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £58,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +2.74% +4.29% -

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 64,955 72,267 73,070
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.82% 40.17% 39.06%
Number of salaries quoted 53,648 60,067 63,381
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 20 November 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 20 November 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 -26 1,439 £40,000 - 425
UK excluding London -50 989 £37,500 +2.74% 361
London +90 504 £55,000 +4.76% 91
South East -37 288 £40,000 - 54
North of England -71 278 £36,500 -2.67% 124
North West -41 194 £37,250 -6.88% 77
South West +24 170 £37,500 -6.25% 59
Midlands -68 139 £32,500 - 66
West Midlands -43 95 £30,500 -6.15% 45
Yorkshire -69 56 £37,500 +7.14% 41
East of England +21 55 £36,750 +8.09% 32
East Midlands -36 44 £37,500 +5.63% 21
Scotland +20 38 £35,000 - 16
North East +3 28 £32,500 -4.41% 6
Wales +12 16 £35,000 - 11
Northern Ireland 0 4 £42,500 +6.25%

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, 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 1,511 (97.48%) PHP
2 1,079 (69.61%) JavaScript
3 1,012 (65.29%) CSS
4 982 (63.35%) HTML
5 886 (57.16%) MySQL
6 638 (41.16%) Symfony
7 618 (39.87%) MVC
8 553 (35.68%) Git (software)
9 548 (35.35%) Web Development
10 484 (31.23%) Agile Software Development
11 483 (31.16%) jQuery
12 356 (22.97%) Linux
13 334 (21.55%) OO
14 332 (21.42%) HTML5
15 310 (20.00%) OOP
16 300 (19.35%) Vue.js
17 298 (19.23%) AngularJS
18 297 (19.16%) Zend
19 254 (16.39%) LAMP
20 248 (16.00%) SQL
20 248 (16.00%) CSS3
21 238 (15.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 230 (14.84%) WordPress
23 219 (14.13%) Sass
24 212 (13.68%) TDD
25 206 (13.29%) React
26 196 (12.65%) REST
27 174 (11.23%) CMS
28 158 (10.19%) Node.js
29 153 (9.87%) 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
1 230 (14.84%) WordPress
2 174 (11.23%) CMS
3 114 (7.35%) Apache
4 92 (5.94%) Drupal
5 67 (4.32%) nginx
6 44 (2.84%) Elasticsearch
7 15 (0.97%) Confluence
8 13 (0.84%) Apache Solr
9 11 (0.71%) concrete5
9 11 (0.71%) IIS
10 7 (0.45%) ExpressionEngine
11 5 (0.32%) Joomla!
12 4 (0.26%) Moodle
13 2 (0.13%) MODX
13 2 (0.13%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.13%) Umbraco
14 1 (0.065%) EPiServer
14 1 (0.065%) Totara
Applications
1 36 (2.32%) Photoshop
2 13 (0.84%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.19%) GIMP
5 2 (0.13%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.065%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 84 (5.42%) Magento
2 10 (0.65%) WebTrends
3 9 (0.58%) Shopify
4 6 (0.39%) Payment Gateway
5 5 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.32%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 126 (8.13%) Amazon AWS
2 75 (4.84%) SaaS
3 73 (4.71%) GitHub
4 38 (2.45%) Amazon EC2
5 30 (1.94%) Amazon S3
6 26 (1.68%) npm
6 26 (1.68%) Serverless
7 21 (1.35%) Amazon SQS
8 19 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
9 18 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
10 15 (0.97%) Yarn
11 13 (0.84%) AWS Lambda
12 11 (0.71%) DigitalOcean
13 6 (0.39%) Sage Pay
14 5 (0.32%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 5 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
15 3 (0.19%) Google App Engine
15 3 (0.19%) Linode
15 3 (0.19%) Silverpop
16 2 (0.13%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 59 (3.81%) Internet
2 14 (0.90%) HTTP
3 12 (0.77%) Skype
4 8 (0.52%) DNS
4 8 (0.52%) VoIP
5 7 (0.45%) SMS
5 7 (0.45%) SSH
6 5 (0.32%) Extranet
6 5 (0.32%) Firewall
6 5 (0.32%) Intranet
7 4 (0.26%) FTP
8 3 (0.19%) Network Security
8 3 (0.19%) SSL
9 2 (0.13%) AMQP
10 1 (0.065%) LAN
10 1 (0.065%) Plixer Scrutinizer
10 1 (0.065%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.065%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 886 (57.16%) MySQL
2 99 (6.39%) MongoDB
3 94 (6.06%) NoSQL
4 75 (4.84%) SQL Server
5 63 (4.06%) Relational Database
6 57 (3.68%) PostgreSQL
7 31 (2.00%) MariaDB
8 27 (1.74%) Redis
9 20 (1.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 15 (0.97%) Big Data
11 11 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (0.52%) Amazon RDS
12 8 (0.52%) Couchbase
13 6 (0.39%) InterSystems Cache
14 5 (0.32%) Amazon Aurora
14 5 (0.32%) CouchDB
14 5 (0.32%) phpMyAdmin
15 3 (0.19%) Electronic Patient Records
16 1 (0.065%) Oracle Database
16 1 (0.065%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 553 (35.68%) Git (software)
2 115 (7.42%) PHPUnit
3 113 (7.29%) gulp
4 97 (6.26%) Subversion
5 68 (4.39%) Grunt
6 63 (4.06%) webpack
7 49 (3.16%) JIRA
8 45 (2.90%) Jenkins
9 42 (2.71%) git-flow
10 33 (2.13%) Bitbucket
11 32 (2.06%) Vagrant
12 22 (1.42%) Mercurial
13 20 (1.29%) GitLab
14 19 (1.23%) Babel
15 9 (0.58%) Bower
16 7 (0.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 7 (0.45%) Selenium
17 5 (0.32%) Appcelerator Titanium
17 5 (0.32%) CA Flowdock
18 4 (0.26%) Travis CI
General
1 146 (9.42%) Finance
2 103 (6.65%) Marketing
3 94 (6.06%) Retail
4 79 (5.10%) Advertising
5 57 (3.68%) Games
6 53 (3.42%) Banking
7 35 (2.26%) Back Office
8 32 (2.06%) Telecoms
9 16 (1.03%) Electronics
10 15 (0.97%) Law
11 12 (0.77%) Legal
12 10 (0.65%) Automotive
13 8 (0.52%) Manufacturing
13 8 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
13 8 (0.52%) Publishing
14 4 (0.26%) Digital Economy
15 3 (0.19%) Music Industry
16 1 (0.065%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.065%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1,465 (94.52%) Developer
2 1,138 (73.42%) PHP Developer
3 261 (16.84%) Senior Developer
4 257 (16.58%) Web Developer
5 207 (13.35%) Senior PHP Developer
6 183 (11.81%) Full Stack Developer
7 162 (10.45%) PHP Web Developer
8 154 (9.94%) PHP Laravel Developer
9 113 (7.29%) Backend Developer
10 102 (6.58%) JavaScript Developer
11 90 (5.81%) Software Developer
12 75 (4.84%) Junior
12 75 (4.84%) Junior Developer
13 57 (3.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 57 (3.68%) Junior PHP Developer
13 57 (3.68%) Lead Developer
14 55 (3.55%) MySQL Developer
14 55 (3.55%) PHP MySQL Developer
15 48 (3.10%) HTML Developer
16 47 (3.03%) Lead PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,012 (65.29%) CSS
2 982 (63.35%) HTML
3 638 (41.16%) Symfony
4 483 (31.16%) jQuery
5 332 (21.42%) HTML5
6 300 (19.35%) Vue.js
7 298 (19.23%) AngularJS
8 254 (16.39%) LAMP
9 248 (16.00%) CSS3
10 238 (15.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 219 (14.13%) Sass
12 206 (13.29%) React
13 196 (12.65%) REST
14 158 (10.19%) Node.js
15 150 (9.68%) CodeIgniter
16 143 (9.23%) RESTful
17 136 (8.77%) Ajax
18 125 (8.06%) Web Services
19 110 (7.10%) Yii
20 96 (6.19%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 120 (7.74%) User Experience
2 102 (6.58%) Mobile App
3 90 (5.81%) Greenfield Project
4 65 (4.19%) Self-Motivation
5 61 (3.94%) Fintech
6 58 (3.74%) Computer Science
7 50 (3.23%) Linux Command Line
8 41 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
9 19 (1.23%) Algorithms
10 14 (0.90%) Driving Licence
11 11 (0.71%) Social Media
12 10 (0.65%) Xbox
13 9 (0.58%) Data Structures
14 7 (0.45%) Digital Media
15 5 (0.32%) e-Learning
15 5 (0.32%) Smartphone
16 4 (0.26%) Animation
16 4 (0.26%) Enterprise Software
16 4 (0.26%) EPoS
17 3 (0.19%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 356 (22.97%) Linux
2 75 (4.84%) Unix
3 37 (2.39%) Windows
4 29 (1.87%) Android
5 23 (1.48%) Apple iOS
6 18 (1.16%) Debian
7 11 (0.71%) Ubuntu
8 5 (0.32%) Amazon Linux
8 5 (0.32%) CentOS
8 5 (0.32%) Mac OS X
8 5 (0.32%) Windows Server
9 4 (0.26%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.065%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 618 (39.87%) MVC
2 548 (35.35%) Web Development
3 484 (31.23%) Agile Software Development
4 334 (21.55%) OO
5 310 (20.00%) OOP
6 212 (13.68%) TDD
7 153 (9.87%) OO PHP
8 151 (9.74%) E-Commerce
9 124 (8.00%) Mentoring
10 123 (7.94%) Front End Development
11 120 (7.74%) Software Engineering
12 119 (7.68%) Open Source
13 115 (7.42%) Scrum
14 102 (6.58%) Unit Testing
15 94 (6.06%) Problem-Solving
16 89 (5.74%) DevOps
17 64 (4.13%) Content Management
17 64 (4.13%) Project Management
18 62 (4.00%) Mobile First
19 61 (3.94%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1,511 (97.48%) PHP
2 1,079 (69.61%) JavaScript
3 248 (16.00%) SQL
4 138 (8.90%) Python
5 108 (6.97%) Java
6 100 (6.45%) PHP 7
7 59 (3.81%) Ruby
8 56 (3.61%) PHP 5
9 41 (2.65%) ES6
10 35 (2.26%) C#
11 30 (1.94%) TypeScript
12 18 (1.16%) Perl
13 16 (1.03%) Bash Shell
14 14 (0.90%) Shell Script
15 12 (0.77%) Go
16 11 (0.71%) C
16 11 (0.71%) VB.NET
17 8 (0.52%) Bourne shell
17 8 (0.52%) C-shell
17 8 (0.52%) Korn
Qualifications
1 68 (4.39%) Degree
2 35 (2.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (0.32%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.065%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (1.42%) QA
2 18 (1.16%) GDPR
3 11 (0.71%) ISO 9001
3 11 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (0.71%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.19%) WAI
5 2 (0.13%) WCAG
System Software
1 102 (6.58%) Docker
2 10 (0.65%) Varnish
3 5 (0.32%) LXC
4 4 (0.26%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.065%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (1.35%) Kubernetes
2 16 (1.03%) Ansible
3 9 (0.58%) Puppet
4 7 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.26%) Hadoop YARN
6 3 (0.19%) cPanel
7 2 (0.13%) Kibana
7 2 (0.13%) logstash
7 2 (0.13%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (0.13%) Terraform
8 1 (0.065%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 297 (19.16%) Zend
2 38 (2.45%) Google
3 19 (1.23%) Adobe
4 18 (1.16%) New Relic
5 15 (0.97%) Rackspace
6 14 (0.90%) IBM
7 13 (0.84%) Twitter
8 12 (0.77%) Microsoft
9 11 (0.71%) Remedy
10 8 (0.52%) Fujitsu
11 7 (0.45%) PayPal
11 7 (0.45%) Red Hat
12 6 (0.39%) Atlassian
12 6 (0.39%) Facebook
13 5 (0.32%) Oracle
13 5 (0.32%) Perforce
13 5 (0.32%) Sencha
14 4 (0.26%) Salesforce.com
14 4 (0.26%) SAP
15 3 (0.19%) Sony