Period
to 13 April 2021

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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Laravel PHP Framework
UK
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 195 248 311
Rank change year-on-year +53 +63 -12
Permanent jobs citing Laravel 1,363 1,464 1,577
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.64% 1.29% 1.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.09% 3.26% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1,256 1,295 1,406
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,750 £26,250
25th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £32,063
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
75th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £65,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +7.80%

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 33,365 44,904 58,307
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.18% 39.45% 39.17%
Number of salaries quoted 26,876 37,302 48,226
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £38,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £71,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%

Laravel
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Laravel in the UK

Laravel
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Laravel.

Salary trend for Laravel in the UK

Laravel
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Laravel over the 6 months to 13 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Laravel in the UK

Laravel
Top 18 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 13 April 2021. 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 +60 1,218 £42,500 -3.41% 365
UK excluding London +44 1,069 £40,000 - 321
Work from Home +21 412 £40,000 -9.09% 94
North of England +20 363 £40,000 - 132
South East +14 218 £45,000 - 37
London +60 203 £55,000 -4.35% 63
North West +23 202 £37,500 -6.25% 84
South West +18 193 £42,500 +6.25% 47
Midlands +99 170 £37,500 - 74
Yorkshire +24 147 £40,000 +3.90% 42
West Midlands +71 97 £38,500 +10.00% 41
East Midlands +52 73 £35,000 -9.68% 33
East of England +46 50 £45,000 -10.00% 12
Scotland -9 39 £40,000 -11.11% 9
Wales -4 15 £45,000 +20.00% 8
Isle of Man - 15 £49,500 -
North East -19 14 £47,500 +11.76% 6
Northern Ireland - 6 £45,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 13 April 2021, 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 1,343 (98.53%) PHP
2 965 (70.80%) JavaScript
3 765 (56.13%) MySQL
4 721 (52.90%) HTML
5 699 (51.28%) CSS
6 517 (37.93%) Vue.js
7 481 (35.29%) Symfony
8 453 (33.24%) Git (software)
9 432 (31.69%) MVC
10 373 (27.37%) Agile Software Development
11 361 (26.49%) Web Development
12 350 (25.68%) Docker
13 302 (22.16%) React
14 272 (19.96%) SQL
15 265 (19.44%) AngularJS
16 244 (17.90%) AWS
17 236 (17.31%) OO
18 216 (15.85%) HTML5
19 211 (15.48%) jQuery
20 200 (14.67%) OOP
21 198 (14.53%) Linux
22 192 (14.09%) E-Commerce
22 192 (14.09%) Zend
23 187 (13.72%) RESTful
24 178 (13.06%) Node.js
25 169 (12.40%) CSS3
26 166 (12.18%) LAMP
26 166 (12.18%) Greenfield Project
27 158 (11.59%) WordPress
28 150 (11.01%) DevOps

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
1 158 (11.59%) WordPress
2 122 (8.95%) CMS
3 69 (5.06%) Drupal
4 45 (3.30%) Elasticsearch
5 33 (2.42%) Apache
6 28 (2.05%) nginx
7 16 (1.17%) EPiServer
8 7 (0.51%) Umbraco
9 4 (0.29%) Confluence
9 4 (0.29%) IIS
9 4 (0.29%) Kentico
9 4 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.22%) Joomla!
11 2 (0.15%) Moodle
11 2 (0.15%) MS Exchange
12 1 (0.073%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 13 (0.95%) Photoshop
2 6 (0.44%) Adobe XD
3 4 (0.29%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.22%) Chatbot
4 3 (0.22%) Figma
5 1 (0.073%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.073%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.073%) InVision
5 1 (0.073%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 51 (3.74%) Magento
2 43 (3.15%) Shopify
3 9 (0.66%) Payment Gateway
4 4 (0.29%) OpenCart
4 4 (0.29%) Sentinel
4 4 (0.29%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 244 (17.90%) AWS
2 99 (7.26%) Azure
3 97 (7.12%) SaaS
4 41 (3.01%) GitHub
5 34 (2.49%) npm
6 26 (1.91%) GCP
7 25 (1.83%) Amazon EC2
8 22 (1.61%) Yarn
9 17 (1.25%) Amazon S3
10 14 (1.03%) Asana
11 13 (0.95%) Amazon SQS
12 12 (0.88%) DigitalOcean
13 10 (0.73%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 9 (0.66%) CloudFront
14 9 (0.66%) Serverless
14 9 (0.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 8 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
16 7 (0.51%) Slack
17 6 (0.44%) AWS Fargate
17 6 (0.44%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 22 (1.61%) Internet
2 13 (0.95%) HTTP
3 8 (0.59%) SSH
4 6 (0.44%) SSL
5 5 (0.37%) Intranet
6 2 (0.15%) DNS
6 2 (0.15%) MQTT
6 2 (0.15%) Network Security
6 2 (0.15%) Wireless
7 1 (0.073%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 765 (56.13%) MySQL
2 93 (6.82%) NoSQL
3 69 (5.06%) SQL Server
4 65 (4.77%) MongoDB
5 62 (4.55%) Relational Database
6 44 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
7 25 (1.83%) Redis
8 16 (1.17%) Azure SQL Database
9 15 (1.10%) MariaDB
10 13 (0.95%) Amazon RDS
11 8 (0.59%) Big Data
12 5 (0.37%) Ingres
12 5 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (0.29%) Amazon Aurora
13 4 (0.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 4 (0.29%) MySQL Workbench
14 2 (0.15%) Cosmos DB
14 2 (0.15%) InfluxDB
14 2 (0.15%) Power BI
14 2 (0.15%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 453 (33.24%) Git (software)
2 105 (7.70%) PHPUnit
3 77 (5.65%) JIRA
4 62 (4.55%) Subversion
5 52 (3.82%) webpack
6 43 (3.15%) gulp
7 39 (2.86%) Grunt
8 26 (1.91%) Bitbucket
8 26 (1.91%) Jenkins
9 17 (1.25%) Selenium
10 16 (1.17%) Cypress.io
11 11 (0.81%) Vagrant
12 9 (0.66%) Visual Studio
13 8 (0.59%) PhpStorm
14 6 (0.44%) Mocha
14 6 (0.44%) Visual Studio Code
15 5 (0.37%) Xdebug
16 4 (0.29%) Bower
16 4 (0.29%) Firebug
17 3 (0.22%) Codeception
General
1 84 (6.16%) Finance
2 83 (6.09%) Marketing
3 66 (4.84%) Retail
4 31 (2.27%) Games
5 23 (1.69%) Manufacturing
6 21 (1.54%) Banking
7 17 (1.25%) Telecoms
8 16 (1.17%) Law
9 11 (0.81%) Automotive
10 10 (0.73%) Legal
11 8 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
11 8 (0.59%) Public Sector
12 7 (0.51%) Back Office
13 6 (0.44%) Electronics
14 5 (0.37%) Publishing
15 2 (0.15%) Digital Economy
16 1 (0.073%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1,263 (92.66%) Developer
2 866 (63.54%) PHP Developer
3 291 (21.35%) Senior Developer
4 260 (19.08%) PHP Laravel Developer
5 250 (18.34%) Full Stack Developer
6 216 (15.85%) Senior PHP Developer
7 160 (11.74%) Web Developer
8 69 (5.06%) Junior
9 66 (4.84%) Software Developer
10 65 (4.77%) Backend Developer
11 64 (4.70%) PHP Web Developer
12 58 (4.26%) JavaScript Developer
13 57 (4.18%) Junior Developer
14 56 (4.11%) Lead Developer
15 50 (3.67%) Senior Web Developer
16 49 (3.60%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 44 (3.23%) MySQL Developer
17 44 (3.23%) PHP MySQL Developer
18 42 (3.08%) React Developer
19 40 (2.93%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 721 (52.90%) HTML
2 699 (51.28%) CSS
3 517 (37.93%) Vue.js
4 481 (35.29%) Symfony
5 302 (22.16%) React
6 265 (19.44%) AngularJS
7 216 (15.85%) HTML5
8 211 (15.48%) jQuery
9 187 (13.72%) RESTful
10 178 (13.06%) Node.js
11 169 (12.40%) CSS3
12 166 (12.18%) LAMP
13 130 (9.54%) REST
14 117 (8.58%) Web Services
15 114 (8.36%) Sass
16 113 (8.29%) CodeIgniter
17 90 (6.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 59 (4.33%) SOAP
19 55 (4.04%) Yii
20 53 (3.89%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 166 (12.18%) Greenfield Project
2 95 (6.97%) User Experience
3 84 (6.16%) Mobile App
4 53 (3.89%) Linux Command Line
5 30 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (1.32%) Self-Motivation
7 15 (1.10%) Animation
8 12 (0.88%) Virtual Team
9 7 (0.51%) Xbox
10 5 (0.37%) BBC
10 5 (0.37%) Enterprise Cloud
10 5 (0.37%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (0.37%) Smart Energy
11 4 (0.29%) iPad
11 4 (0.29%) iPhone
11 4 (0.29%) Video on Demand
12 3 (0.22%) Life Science
12 3 (0.22%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.22%) Mobile Computing
12 3 (0.22%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 198 (14.53%) Linux
2 42 (3.08%) Ubuntu
3 24 (1.76%) Android
4 22 (1.61%) Apple iOS
5 12 (0.88%) CentOS
5 12 (0.88%) Windows
6 9 (0.66%) Unix
7 7 (0.51%) Debian
8 2 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.073%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.073%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 432 (31.69%) MVC
2 373 (27.37%) Agile Software Development
3 361 (26.49%) Web Development
4 236 (17.31%) OO
5 200 (14.67%) OOP
6 192 (14.09%) E-Commerce
7 150 (11.01%) DevOps
8 128 (9.39%) Unit Testing
9 127 (9.32%) Problem-Solving
10 122 (8.95%) OO PHP
11 113 (8.29%) Scrum
12 109 (8.00%) Fintech
13 101 (7.41%) Microservices
14 92 (6.75%) TDD
15 90 (6.60%) Software Engineering
16 81 (5.94%) Front End Development
17 73 (5.36%) Mentoring
18 70 (5.14%) Project Management
19 68 (4.99%) API Integration
20 56 (4.11%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 1,343 (98.53%) PHP
2 965 (70.80%) JavaScript
3 272 (19.96%) SQL
4 120 (8.80%) PHP 7
5 42 (3.08%) TypeScript
6 38 (2.79%) Python
7 36 (2.64%) ES6
8 27 (1.98%) Bash Shell
8 27 (1.98%) Go
9 23 (1.69%) C#
10 14 (1.03%) PHP 5
11 12 (0.88%) Java
12 11 (0.81%) Shell Script
13 6 (0.44%) Ruby
14 4 (0.29%) C
14 4 (0.29%) C++
15 3 (0.22%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.15%) Apple Swift
16 2 (0.15%) VB
16 2 (0.15%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (1.47%) Degree
2 4 (0.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (0.22%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.073%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (2.64%) QA
2 6 (0.44%) GDPR
3 4 (0.29%) WCAG
4 1 (0.073%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.073%) WAI
System Software
1 350 (25.68%) Docker
2 5 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.15%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.073%) Firmware
4 1 (0.073%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.073%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 90 (6.60%) Kubernetes
2 32 (2.35%) Terraform
3 24 (1.76%) Ansible
4 14 (1.03%) Packer
5 7 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.22%) Kibana
7 1 (0.073%) logstash
7 1 (0.073%) Puppet
Vendors
1 192 (14.09%) Zend
2 42 (3.08%) Google
3 22 (1.61%) WooCommerce
4 16 (1.17%) Microsoft
5 9 (0.66%) Adobe
5 9 (0.66%) Sage
6 8 (0.59%) Sitecore
7 6 (0.44%) Facebook
7 6 (0.44%) Twitter
8 5 (0.37%) PayPal
8 5 (0.37%) Spotify
9 4 (0.29%) Atlassian
9 4 (0.29%) Intel
9 4 (0.29%) Netlify
10 3 (0.22%) Apple
10 3 (0.22%) Remedy
10 3 (0.22%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.22%) SAP
11 2 (0.15%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.15%) Sony