Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Laravel PHP Framework
UK
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 326 358 493
Rank change year-on-year +32 +135 +105
Permanent jobs citing Laravel 1,690 1,614 1,239
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.97% 0.90% 0.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.40% 2.22% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1,537 1,481 1,158
UK median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £58,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% +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 70,372 72,554 78,921
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.58% 40.60% 38.99%
Number of salaries quoted 58,581 60,789 68,313
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £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 22 July 2018.

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 22 July 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 +24 1,602 £40,000 - 366
UK excluding London +12 1,189 £37,500 +4.17% 294
North of England +26 463 £37,500 +2.74% 111
London -12 442 £55,000 +10.00% 90
South East +83 332 £40,000 +6.67% 54
North West +46 313 £40,000 +6.67% 81
Midlands -32 164 £32,500 -7.14% 46
South West -2 149 £40,000 +6.67% 40
Yorkshire -5 135 £35,000 - 24
West Midlands -25 95 £32,500 -7.14% 37
East Midlands -8 69 £35,000 -6.67% 9
East of England +3 50 £34,000 +4.62% 25
Wales +18 17 £35,000 -6.67% 10
North East -23 16 £32,500 -3.70% 6
Scotland -26 16 £38,000 +8.57% 7

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 1,660 (98.22%) PHP
2 1,153 (68.22%) JavaScript
3 1,043 (61.72%) MySQL
4 1,021 (60.41%) HTML
5 1,017 (60.18%) CSS
6 759 (44.91%) Symfony
7 713 (42.19%) MVC
8 622 (36.80%) Web Development
9 585 (34.62%) Git (software)
10 514 (30.41%) Agile Software Development
11 455 (26.92%) jQuery
12 378 (22.37%) Linux
13 354 (20.95%) Zend
14 327 (19.35%) OOP
15 326 (19.29%) OO
16 310 (18.34%) AngularJS
17 287 (16.98%) HTML5
18 285 (16.86%) LAMP
19 275 (16.27%) React
20 236 (13.96%) WordPress
21 227 (13.43%) SQL
22 214 (12.66%) RESTful
23 201 (11.89%) Sass
24 197 (11.66%) Vue.js
25 196 (11.60%) REST
26 192 (11.36%) CSS3
27 189 (11.18%) OO PHP
28 188 (11.12%) E-Commerce
29 187 (11.07%) TDD
29 187 (11.07%) Node.js

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
1 236 (13.96%) WordPress
2 173 (10.24%) CMS
3 127 (7.51%) Apache
4 122 (7.22%) Drupal
5 69 (4.08%) Elasticsearch
6 51 (3.02%) nginx
7 28 (1.66%) Confluence
8 16 (0.95%) Joomla!
9 11 (0.65%) ExpressionEngine
10 9 (0.53%) Apache Solr
11 8 (0.47%) concrete5
11 8 (0.47%) OpenStack
12 4 (0.24%) Moodle
13 1 (0.059%) Apache Spark
13 1 (0.059%) EPiServer
13 1 (0.059%) Sitecore CMS
13 1 (0.059%) Totara
13 1 (0.059%) Umbraco
Applications
1 31 (1.83%) Photoshop
2 9 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 9 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (0.41%) GIMP
4 3 (0.18%) Fireworks
5 2 (0.12%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 89 (5.27%) Magento
2 12 (0.71%) WebTrends
3 8 (0.47%) Payment Gateway
3 8 (0.47%) Shopify
4 6 (0.36%) OpenCart
5 2 (0.12%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.059%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.059%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 168 (9.94%) Amazon AWS
2 80 (4.73%) SaaS
3 58 (3.43%) GitHub
4 28 (1.66%) Microsoft Azure
5 24 (1.42%) DigitalOcean
6 21 (1.24%) Amazon S3
6 21 (1.24%) Google Cloud Platform
6 21 (1.24%) npm
7 20 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
8 18 (1.07%) Serverless
9 14 (0.83%) Twilio
9 14 (0.83%) Yarn
10 9 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
11 8 (0.47%) AWS Lambda
11 8 (0.47%) Google App Engine
12 7 (0.41%) Amazon SQS
13 6 (0.36%) Google Analytics
13 6 (0.36%) Sage Pay
14 2 (0.12%) MailChimp
14 2 (0.12%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 70 (4.14%) Internet
2 18 (1.07%) SMS
3 16 (0.95%) HTTP
4 9 (0.53%) SSH
4 9 (0.53%) SSL
5 8 (0.47%) DNS
5 8 (0.47%) Skype
6 7 (0.41%) Extranet
7 4 (0.24%) Firewall
7 4 (0.24%) VoIP
8 3 (0.18%) Intranet
8 3 (0.18%) Network Security
8 3 (0.18%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.059%) Bluetooth
9 1 (0.059%) Broadband
9 1 (0.059%) FTP
9 1 (0.059%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,043 (61.72%) MySQL
2 108 (6.39%) MongoDB
3 105 (6.21%) NoSQL
4 70 (4.14%) SQL Server
5 50 (2.96%) Relational Database
6 41 (2.43%) PostgreSQL
7 32 (1.89%) Redis
8 28 (1.66%) MariaDB
9 17 (1.01%) Big Data
10 12 (0.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 10 (0.59%) CouchDB
12 4 (0.24%) Data Mining
12 4 (0.24%) SQLite
13 3 (0.18%) Blockchain
13 3 (0.18%) Oracle Database
14 2 (0.12%) Amazon RDS
14 2 (0.12%) Electronic Patient Records
14 2 (0.12%) phpMyAdmin
15 1 (0.059%) MySQL Workbench
15 1 (0.059%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 585 (34.62%) Git (software)
2 143 (8.46%) PHPUnit
3 104 (6.15%) gulp
4 95 (5.62%) Subversion
5 71 (4.20%) Grunt
6 63 (3.73%) Vagrant
7 62 (3.67%) Jenkins
8 46 (2.72%) JIRA
9 44 (2.60%) webpack
10 27 (1.60%) Bitbucket
11 24 (1.42%) git-flow
12 15 (0.89%) Selenium
13 11 (0.65%) Bower
13 11 (0.65%) GitLab
14 10 (0.59%) Mercurial
15 7 (0.41%) Babel
16 6 (0.36%) Android Studio
16 6 (0.36%) Xcode
17 5 (0.30%) Appcelerator Titanium
17 5 (0.30%) TeamCity
General
1 143 (8.46%) Marketing
2 126 (7.46%) Finance
3 108 (6.39%) Retail
4 106 (6.27%) Advertising
5 52 (3.08%) Games
6 29 (1.72%) Back Office
7 27 (1.60%) Telecoms
8 25 (1.48%) Automotive
8 25 (1.48%) Electronics
9 20 (1.18%) Manufacturing
10 13 (0.77%) Legal
11 9 (0.53%) Banking
11 9 (0.53%) Law
12 5 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.18%) Billing
13 3 (0.18%) Local Government
14 2 (0.12%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.059%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.059%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.059%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1,618 (95.74%) Developer
2 1,311 (77.57%) PHP Developer
3 249 (14.73%) Senior Developer
4 247 (14.62%) Web Developer
5 188 (11.12%) Senior PHP Developer
6 177 (10.47%) Full Stack Developer
7 158 (9.35%) PHP Web Developer
8 156 (9.23%) PHP Laravel Developer
9 126 (7.46%) JavaScript Developer
10 113 (6.69%) Backend Developer
11 95 (5.62%) MySQL Developer
12 94 (5.56%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 89 (5.27%) Software Developer
14 75 (4.44%) HTML Developer
14 75 (4.44%) Lead Developer
15 71 (4.20%) HTML CSS Developer
16 68 (4.02%) Symfony Developer
17 66 (3.91%) PHP Symfony Developer
18 64 (3.79%) Junior
19 63 (3.73%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,021 (60.41%) HTML
2 1,017 (60.18%) CSS
3 759 (44.91%) Symfony
4 455 (26.92%) jQuery
5 310 (18.34%) AngularJS
6 287 (16.98%) HTML5
7 285 (16.86%) LAMP
8 275 (16.27%) React
9 214 (12.66%) RESTful
10 201 (11.89%) Sass
11 197 (11.66%) Vue.js
12 196 (11.60%) REST
13 192 (11.36%) CSS3
14 187 (11.07%) Node.js
15 185 (10.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 179 (10.59%) CodeIgniter
17 152 (8.99%) Web Services
18 140 (8.28%) CakePHP
19 129 (7.63%) JSON
20 121 (7.16%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 146 (8.64%) Mobile App
2 105 (6.21%) User Experience
3 77 (4.56%) Greenfield Project
4 60 (3.55%) Computer Science
5 58 (3.43%) Linux Command Line
6 57 (3.37%) Self-Motivation
7 41 (2.43%) Analytical Skills
8 34 (2.01%) Fintech
9 14 (0.83%) Social Media
10 9 (0.53%) e-Learning
11 7 (0.41%) Algorithms
11 7 (0.41%) Blog
11 7 (0.41%) Smartphone
12 6 (0.36%) Data Structures
12 6 (0.36%) EPoS
12 6 (0.36%) Renewable Energy
13 5 (0.30%) Digital Media
13 5 (0.30%) Virtual Team
13 5 (0.30%) Wiki
14 4 (0.24%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 378 (22.37%) Linux
2 101 (5.98%) Unix
3 38 (2.25%) Android
4 32 (1.89%) Debian
5 31 (1.83%) Apple iOS
6 20 (1.18%) Windows
7 14 (0.83%) CentOS
8 8 (0.47%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.24%) Windows Server
10 3 (0.18%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 713 (42.19%) MVC
2 622 (36.80%) Web Development
3 514 (30.41%) Agile Software Development
4 327 (19.35%) OOP
5 326 (19.29%) OO
6 189 (11.18%) OO PHP
7 188 (11.12%) E-Commerce
8 187 (11.07%) TDD
9 170 (10.06%) Front End Development
10 138 (8.17%) Software Engineering
11 124 (7.34%) Mentoring
12 123 (7.28%) Scrum
13 114 (6.75%) Open Source
14 112 (6.63%) Unit Testing
15 100 (5.92%) Problem-Solving
16 97 (5.74%) Test Automation
17 86 (5.09%) Continuous Integration
18 84 (4.97%) DevOps
18 84 (4.97%) Project Management
19 68 (4.02%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1,660 (98.22%) PHP
2 1,153 (68.22%) JavaScript
3 227 (13.43%) SQL
4 141 (8.34%) Java
5 138 (8.17%) Python
6 82 (4.85%) PHP 7
7 74 (4.38%) Ruby
8 62 (3.67%) PHP 5
9 37 (2.19%) ES6
10 30 (1.78%) C#
11 15 (0.89%) Perl
11 15 (0.89%) TypeScript
12 14 (0.83%) C
13 12 (0.71%) C++
14 10 (0.59%) Bash Shell
15 5 (0.30%) Go
16 4 (0.24%) JSX
16 4 (0.24%) Shell Script
17 3 (0.18%) Delphi
17 3 (0.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 83 (4.91%) Degree
2 46 (2.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.12%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (0.95%) QA
2 2 (0.12%) SLA
3 1 (0.059%) GCP
3 1 (0.059%) WCAG
System Software
1 110 (6.51%) Docker
2 8 (0.47%) VirtualBox
3 7 (0.41%) LXC
4 6 (0.36%) Varnish
5 4 (0.24%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.12%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 35 (2.07%) Puppet
2 25 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (0.89%) Ansible
4 13 (0.77%) Kubernetes
5 5 (0.30%) Hadoop YARN
6 4 (0.24%) cPanel
6 4 (0.24%) Plesk
6 4 (0.24%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (0.12%) Kibana
7 2 (0.12%) logstash
8 1 (0.059%) Rancher
Vendors
1 354 (20.95%) Zend
2 73 (4.32%) Google
3 55 (3.25%) Capita
4 27 (1.60%) Twitter
5 25 (1.48%) Adobe
6 21 (1.24%) New Relic
7 16 (0.95%) Facebook
8 14 (0.83%) Atlassian
9 13 (0.77%) SAP
10 11 (0.65%) Red Hat
11 9 (0.53%) Oracle
11 9 (0.53%) Perforce
12 8 (0.47%) IBM
13 7 (0.41%) PayPal
14 6 (0.36%) Microsoft
14 6 (0.36%) Rackspace
15 3 (0.18%) Sencha
15 3 (0.18%) WooCommerce
15 3 (0.18%) Xamarin
16 1 (0.059%) Optimizely