Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Laravel PHP Framework
UK
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 339 340 444
Rank change year-on-year +1 +104 +168
Permanent jobs citing Laravel 1,579 1,686 1,287
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.96% 0.96% 0.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.37% 2.38% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1,441 1,558 1,202
UK median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.90% -3.75%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £58,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year +1.35% +4.23% +1.43%

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 66,579 70,833 75,821
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.28% 40.32% 39.08%
Number of salaries quoted 55,141 58,605 65,746
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +8 1,484 £40,000 - 413
UK excluding London -24 1,038 £37,500 +1.35% 336
London +65 480 £55,000 +4.76% 92
North of England -8 350 £37,500 - 120
South East +22 313 £40,000 - 60
North West +18 254 £37,500 -6.25% 63
South West -8 154 £42,500 +11.84% 73
Midlands -48 134 £35,000 - 47
West Midlands -41 89 £32,500 - 25
Yorkshire -58 66 £35,000 - 46
East of England +3 46 £35,000 +2.94% 21
East Midlands -18 45 £35,000 -11.95% 22
North East -7 30 £32,500 -2.26% 11
Scotland -15 19 £36,250 +3.57% 8
Wales +6 17 £38,750 +3.33% 7
Northern Ireland - 2 £42,500 -

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 1,541 (97.59%) PHP
2 1,062 (67.26%) JavaScript
3 967 (61.24%) CSS
4 950 (60.16%) HTML
5 910 (57.63%) MySQL
6 698 (44.21%) Symfony
7 640 (40.53%) MVC
8 566 (35.85%) Git (software)
9 558 (35.34%) Web Development
10 506 (32.05%) Agile Software Development
11 415 (26.28%) jQuery
12 346 (21.91%) Linux
13 324 (20.52%) OOP
14 311 (19.70%) Zend
15 309 (19.57%) OO
16 292 (18.49%) HTML5
17 274 (17.35%) AngularJS
18 255 (16.15%) Vue.js
19 248 (15.71%) LAMP
20 243 (15.39%) React
21 239 (15.14%) WordPress
22 227 (14.38%) SQL
23 208 (13.17%) CSS3
24 200 (12.67%) TDD
25 197 (12.48%) Sass
26 190 (12.03%) REST
27 175 (11.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
28 172 (10.89%) CodeIgniter
29 168 (10.64%) OO PHP
30 166 (10.51%) 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
1 239 (15.14%) WordPress
2 158 (10.01%) CMS
3 121 (7.66%) Apache
4 101 (6.40%) Drupal
5 50 (3.17%) nginx
6 49 (3.10%) Elasticsearch
7 18 (1.14%) Confluence
8 11 (0.70%) concrete5
9 9 (0.57%) Apache Solr
9 9 (0.57%) ExpressionEngine
10 6 (0.38%) IIS
10 6 (0.38%) Joomla!
11 5 (0.32%) Moodle
12 3 (0.19%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.13%) Totara
13 2 (0.13%) Umbraco
14 1 (0.063%) Apache Spark
14 1 (0.063%) EPiServer
Applications
1 33 (2.09%) Photoshop
2 12 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.19%) Fireworks
4 3 (0.19%) GIMP
5 2 (0.13%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.063%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 76 (4.81%) Magento
2 10 (0.63%) WebTrends
3 9 (0.57%) Shopify
4 5 (0.32%) OpenCart
4 5 (0.32%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.063%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.063%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 129 (8.17%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (3.55%) GitHub
3 51 (3.23%) SaaS
4 26 (1.65%) Amazon EC2
5 23 (1.46%) npm
6 22 (1.39%) Serverless
7 21 (1.33%) Amazon S3
8 17 (1.08%) Google Cloud Platform
8 17 (1.08%) Yarn
9 15 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
10 14 (0.89%) Twilio
11 12 (0.76%) DigitalOcean
12 11 (0.70%) AWS Lambda
13 10 (0.63%) Amazon SQS
14 6 (0.38%) Sage Pay
15 5 (0.32%) Google App Engine
16 4 (0.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 4 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
17 3 (0.19%) Google Analytics
17 3 (0.19%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 62 (3.93%) Internet
2 16 (1.01%) HTTP
3 12 (0.76%) SMS
4 8 (0.51%) Skype
5 7 (0.44%) Extranet
5 7 (0.44%) VoIP
6 6 (0.38%) DNS
7 5 (0.32%) SSH
7 5 (0.32%) SSL
8 4 (0.25%) Firewall
9 3 (0.19%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.063%) Bluetooth
10 1 (0.063%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 910 (57.63%) MySQL
2 102 (6.46%) NoSQL
3 97 (6.14%) MongoDB
4 63 (3.99%) Relational Database
5 59 (3.74%) SQL Server
6 48 (3.04%) PostgreSQL
7 24 (1.52%) MariaDB
8 20 (1.27%) Redis
9 16 (1.01%) Big Data
10 8 (0.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 7 (0.44%) Amazon RDS
12 6 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (0.32%) CouchDB
14 4 (0.25%) Amazon Aurora
14 4 (0.25%) Electronic Patient Records
15 2 (0.13%) Blockchain
15 2 (0.13%) Oracle Database
15 2 (0.13%) SQLite
16 1 (0.063%) phpMyAdmin
16 1 (0.063%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 566 (35.85%) Git (software)
2 132 (8.36%) PHPUnit
3 97 (6.14%) gulp
4 96 (6.08%) Subversion
5 63 (3.99%) Grunt
6 55 (3.48%) Jenkins
7 47 (2.98%) webpack
8 44 (2.79%) JIRA
9 37 (2.34%) Vagrant
10 31 (1.96%) git-flow
11 27 (1.71%) Bitbucket
12 16 (1.01%) Babel
12 16 (1.01%) GitLab
13 10 (0.63%) Selenium
14 8 (0.51%) Bower
14 8 (0.51%) Mercurial
15 5 (0.32%) Appcelerator Titanium
16 4 (0.25%) Android Studio
16 4 (0.25%) Hudson
16 4 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 131 (8.30%) Finance
2 101 (6.40%) Advertising
3 100 (6.33%) Marketing
4 97 (6.14%) Retail
5 47 (2.98%) Games
6 29 (1.84%) Back Office
7 22 (1.39%) Banking
7 22 (1.39%) Telecoms
8 20 (1.27%) Electronics
9 17 (1.08%) Automotive
10 13 (0.82%) Legal
11 12 (0.76%) Manufacturing
12 11 (0.70%) Law
13 7 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.25%) Publishing
15 3 (0.19%) Digital Economy
16 2 (0.13%) Financial Institution
16 2 (0.13%) Investment Banking
17 1 (0.063%) Local Government
17 1 (0.063%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1,506 (95.38%) Developer
2 1,212 (76.76%) PHP Developer
3 246 (15.58%) Senior Developer
4 218 (13.81%) Web Developer
5 186 (11.78%) Senior PHP Developer
6 183 (11.59%) Full Stack Developer
7 145 (9.18%) PHP Laravel Developer
8 141 (8.93%) PHP Web Developer
9 127 (8.04%) JavaScript Developer
10 114 (7.22%) Backend Developer
11 88 (5.57%) MySQL Developer
11 88 (5.57%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 88 (5.57%) Software Developer
12 70 (4.43%) HTML Developer
13 66 (4.18%) Lead Developer
14 60 (3.80%) Symfony Developer
15 59 (3.74%) PHP Symfony Developer
16 58 (3.67%) HTML CSS Developer
17 54 (3.42%) Lead PHP Developer
18 50 (3.17%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 967 (61.24%) CSS
2 950 (60.16%) HTML
3 698 (44.21%) Symfony
4 415 (26.28%) jQuery
5 292 (18.49%) HTML5
6 274 (17.35%) AngularJS
7 255 (16.15%) Vue.js
8 248 (15.71%) LAMP
9 243 (15.39%) React
10 208 (13.17%) CSS3
11 197 (12.48%) Sass
12 190 (12.03%) REST
13 175 (11.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 172 (10.89%) CodeIgniter
15 166 (10.51%) RESTful
16 161 (10.20%) Node.js
17 128 (8.11%) Web Services
18 118 (7.47%) CakePHP
19 117 (7.41%) JSON
20 115 (7.28%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 118 (7.47%) Mobile App
2 110 (6.97%) User Experience
3 74 (4.69%) Greenfield Project
4 61 (3.86%) Computer Science
5 52 (3.29%) Linux Command Line
6 47 (2.98%) Analytical Skills
6 47 (2.98%) Fintech
7 42 (2.66%) Self-Motivation
8 17 (1.08%) Social Media
9 15 (0.95%) Algorithms
10 10 (0.63%) Data Structures
11 8 (0.51%) Driving Licence
12 7 (0.44%) Smartphone
13 6 (0.38%) e-Learning
13 6 (0.38%) EPoS
13 6 (0.38%) Renewable Energy
14 5 (0.32%) Blog
14 5 (0.32%) Digital Media
14 5 (0.32%) Virtual Team
15 4 (0.25%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 346 (21.91%) Linux
2 88 (5.57%) Unix
3 40 (2.53%) Android
4 32 (2.03%) Apple iOS
5 27 (1.71%) Windows
6 24 (1.52%) Debian
7 6 (0.38%) CentOS
8 5 (0.32%) Ubuntu
8 5 (0.32%) Windows Server
9 4 (0.25%) Amazon Linux
9 4 (0.25%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.19%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.063%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 640 (40.53%) MVC
2 558 (35.34%) Web Development
3 506 (32.05%) Agile Software Development
4 324 (20.52%) OOP
5 309 (19.57%) OO
6 200 (12.67%) TDD
7 168 (10.64%) OO PHP
8 143 (9.06%) E-Commerce
9 136 (8.61%) Front End Development
10 129 (8.17%) Mentoring
11 127 (8.04%) Unit Testing
12 125 (7.92%) Software Engineering
13 108 (6.84%) Scrum
14 102 (6.46%) Open Source
15 100 (6.33%) Problem-Solving
16 75 (4.75%) DevOps
17 73 (4.62%) Test Automation
18 66 (4.18%) Continuous Integration
18 66 (4.18%) Project Management
19 62 (3.93%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1,541 (97.59%) PHP
2 1,062 (67.26%) JavaScript
3 227 (14.38%) SQL
4 142 (8.99%) Python
5 140 (8.87%) Java
6 82 (5.19%) PHP 7
7 67 (4.24%) Ruby
8 53 (3.36%) PHP 5
9 39 (2.47%) ES6
10 34 (2.15%) C#
11 24 (1.52%) TypeScript
12 11 (0.70%) C
12 11 (0.70%) Perl
13 10 (0.63%) Bash Shell
13 10 (0.63%) Go
14 9 (0.57%) C++
15 6 (0.38%) VB.NET
16 5 (0.32%) Apple Swift
16 5 (0.32%) T-SQL
17 3 (0.19%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 83 (5.26%) Degree
2 50 (3.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (0.25%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (1.46%) QA
2 6 (0.38%) ISO 9001
2 6 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (0.38%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.25%) GDPR
4 2 (0.13%) WAI
System Software
1 79 (5.00%) Docker
2 7 (0.44%) Varnish
3 4 (0.25%) VirtualBox
4 3 (0.19%) LXC
Systems Management
1 20 (1.27%) Puppet
2 17 (1.08%) Kubernetes
3 11 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (0.57%) Ansible
5 5 (0.32%) Hadoop YARN
6 4 (0.25%) Single Sign-On
7 3 (0.19%) cPanel
8 1 (0.063%) Kibana
8 1 (0.063%) logstash
8 1 (0.063%) Terraform
Vendors
1 311 (19.70%) Zend
2 54 (3.42%) Google
3 22 (1.39%) Twitter
4 19 (1.20%) New Relic
5 17 (1.08%) Adobe
6 14 (0.89%) IBM
7 13 (0.82%) Rackspace
8 10 (0.63%) Atlassian
8 10 (0.63%) Facebook
8 10 (0.63%) Red Hat
9 8 (0.51%) Microsoft
9 8 (0.51%) Perforce
10 7 (0.44%) Fujitsu
10 7 (0.44%) PayPal
10 7 (0.44%) SAP
10 7 (0.44%) Sencha
11 6 (0.38%) Remedy
12 4 (0.25%) Oracle
13 3 (0.19%) Sony
14 1 (0.063%) Apple