Period
to 27 September 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 27 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Laravel PHP Framework
UK
6 months to
27 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 275 219 310
Rank change year-on-year -56 +91 +43
Permanent jobs citing Laravel 1,517 754 1,527
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.24% 1.58% 1.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.07% 3.60% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1,190 704 1,418
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £35,750 £35,000 £33,063
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
75th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £54,844
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,875 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%

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 49,401 20,931 52,339
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.47% 43.92% 37.27%
Number of salaries quoted 31,981 17,813 43,250
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,250
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £39,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% +5.00%
75th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 27 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Laravel in the UK

Laravel
Top 17 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 27 September 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 -62 1,342 £45,000 - 382
UK excluding London -69 946 £42,500 - 321
Work from Home -70 452 £47,500 +11.76% 115
London -26 440 £50,000 -16.67% 85
South East -14 356 £45,000 - 43
North of England -138 180 £42,500 +2.41% 113
South West -12 168 £42,500 -5.56% 50
Midlands -63 129 £40,000 +14.29% 71
West Midlands -51 96 £38,500 -9.41% 45
North West -79 95 £42,500 +6.25% 80
Yorkshire -134 72 £43,000 +1.18% 21
Scotland -67 56 £42,500 -5.56% 18
East of England -111 50 £57,500 +35.29% 18
East Midlands -68 33 £47,500 +46.15% 25
North East -33 13 £32,500 -15.58% 12
Wales -49 9 £55,000 +46.67% 6
Northern Ireland -48 2 £32,500 - 2

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 1,450 (95.58%) PHP
2 1,022 (67.37%) JavaScript
3 804 (53.00%) MySQL
4 622 (41.00%) HTML
5 616 (40.61%) CSS
6 582 (38.37%) Git (software)
7 575 (37.90%) Symfony
8 550 (36.26%) Full Stack Development
9 497 (32.76%) React
10 452 (29.80%) Vue.js
11 449 (29.60%) Docker
12 367 (24.19%) AWS
13 353 (23.27%) Agile Software Development
14 344 (22.68%) Web Development
15 324 (21.36%) Node.js
16 301 (19.84%) MVC
17 300 (19.78%) OO
18 268 (17.67%) OOP
18 268 (17.67%) SQL
19 264 (17.40%) WordPress
20 256 (16.88%) RESTful
21 239 (15.75%) DevOps
22 228 (15.03%) AngularJS
23 221 (14.57%) jQuery
24 220 (14.50%) Linux
25 203 (13.38%) Microservices
26 200 (13.18%) SaaS
27 193 (12.72%) Software Engineering
28 189 (12.46%) Web Services
29 181 (11.93%) Zend

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
1 264 (17.40%) WordPress
2 171 (11.27%) CMS
3 115 (7.58%) Drupal
4 105 (6.92%) Elasticsearch
5 49 (3.23%) Apache
6 30 (1.98%) nginx
7 20 (1.32%) Apache Solr
7 20 (1.32%) Confluence
8 12 (0.79%) Umbraco
9 10 (0.66%) Kentico
10 7 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
11 6 (0.40%) Headless CMS
12 4 (0.26%) MODX
13 2 (0.13%) Apache Pig
14 1 (0.066%) Appian
14 1 (0.066%) FileNet
14 1 (0.066%) Moodle
14 1 (0.066%) PrestaShop
14 1 (0.066%) Tomcat
14 1 (0.066%) Totara
Applications
1 10 (0.66%) Photoshop
2 9 (0.59%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (0.40%) InDesign
4 3 (0.20%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.13%) Adobe XD
6 1 (0.066%) Figma
Business Applications
1 47 (3.10%) Magento
2 21 (1.38%) Shopify
3 20 (1.32%) Payment Gateway
4 14 (0.92%) WebTrends
5 6 (0.40%) Sentinel
6 5 (0.33%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 367 (24.19%) AWS
2 200 (13.18%) SaaS
3 89 (5.87%) Azure
3 89 (5.87%) GitHub
4 83 (5.47%) Serverless
5 79 (5.21%) AWS Lambda
6 68 (4.48%) npm
7 67 (4.42%) GCP
8 44 (2.90%) Amazon S3
8 44 (2.90%) Amazon SQS
9 43 (2.83%) AWS CloudFormation
10 34 (2.24%) AWS Fargate
11 32 (2.11%) Amazon EC2
12 24 (1.58%) Stripe
13 23 (1.52%) Cloudflare
14 19 (1.25%) Firebase
14 19 (1.25%) Rackspace Cloud
15 16 (1.05%) Amazon ECS
16 15 (0.99%) Route 53
17 12 (0.79%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 51 (3.36%) Internet
2 38 (2.50%) HTTP
3 26 (1.71%) DNS
4 11 (0.73%) SSL
4 11 (0.73%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (0.33%) MQTT
6 4 (0.26%) Broadband
7 3 (0.20%) ASN.1
7 3 (0.20%) Network Security
7 3 (0.20%) SSH
8 2 (0.13%) Intranet
9 1 (0.066%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 804 (53.00%) MySQL
2 122 (8.04%) Redis
3 118 (7.78%) NoSQL
4 100 (6.59%) Relational Database
5 92 (6.06%) MongoDB
6 74 (4.88%) SQL Server
7 60 (3.96%) PostgreSQL
8 39 (2.57%) MariaDB
9 38 (2.50%) Amazon RDS
10 35 (2.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 25 (1.65%) Amazon Aurora
11 25 (1.65%) Big Data
12 24 (1.58%) RDBMS
13 20 (1.32%) CouchDB
14 6 (0.40%) SQLite
15 5 (0.33%) Metadata
16 3 (0.20%) Apache Cassandra
16 3 (0.20%) Oracle Database
17 2 (0.13%) InfluxDB
18 1 (0.066%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 582 (38.37%) Git (software)
2 153 (10.09%) PHPUnit
3 101 (6.66%) JIRA
4 76 (5.01%) webpack
5 64 (4.22%) Jenkins
6 59 (3.89%) Bitbucket
7 47 (3.10%) Grunt
7 47 (3.10%) gulp
8 24 (1.58%) Subversion
9 20 (1.32%) GitLab
10 19 (1.25%) Selenium
11 15 (0.99%) Mercurial
12 13 (0.86%) Bower
13 9 (0.59%) Travis CI
14 8 (0.53%) Eclipse
14 8 (0.53%) PhpStorm
15 7 (0.46%) Visual Studio
16 6 (0.40%) Cactus
17 5 (0.33%) Cypress.io
17 5 (0.33%) git-flow
General
1 166 (10.94%) Social Skills
2 154 (10.15%) Marketing
3 125 (8.24%) Finance
4 61 (4.02%) Games
5 56 (3.69%) Retail
6 46 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
7 27 (1.78%) Public Sector
8 22 (1.45%) Automotive
9 21 (1.38%) Legal
9 21 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
10 20 (1.32%) Organisational Skills
11 18 (1.19%) Billing
12 17 (1.12%) Influencing Skills
13 13 (0.86%) Advertising
13 13 (0.86%) Back Office
14 12 (0.79%) Law
15 11 (0.73%) Presentation Skills
16 10 (0.66%) Manufacturing
16 10 (0.66%) Wearables
17 9 (0.59%) Inclusion and Diversity
Job Titles
1 1,271 (83.78%) Developer
2 837 (55.17%) PHP Developer
3 231 (15.23%) Full Stack Developer
4 222 (14.63%) Senior Developer
5 179 (11.80%) Senior PHP Developer
6 154 (10.15%) PHP Laravel Developer
7 91 (6.00%) Backend Developer
8 80 (5.27%) Software Engineer
9 72 (4.75%) Lead Developer
10 71 (4.68%) Software Developer
10 71 (4.68%) Web Developer
11 51 (3.36%) Lead PHP Developer
12 41 (2.70%) PHP Software Engineer
12 41 (2.70%) React Developer
13 35 (2.31%) JavaScript Developer
14 33 (2.18%) Senior Software Engineer
15 30 (1.98%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 29 (1.91%) PHP Web Developer
16 29 (1.91%) Senior Full Stack Developer
17 28 (1.85%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 622 (41.00%) HTML
2 616 (40.61%) CSS
3 575 (37.90%) Symfony
4 497 (32.76%) React
5 452 (29.80%) Vue.js
6 324 (21.36%) Node.js
7 256 (16.88%) RESTful
8 228 (15.03%) AngularJS
9 221 (14.57%) jQuery
10 189 (12.46%) Web Services
11 157 (10.35%) HTML5
12 155 (10.22%) REST
13 154 (10.15%) LAMP
14 137 (9.03%) CodeIgniter
15 135 (8.90%) CSS3
16 129 (8.50%) Sass
17 99 (6.53%) JSON
18 86 (5.67%) Yii
19 73 (4.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 65 (4.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 124 (8.17%) Greenfield Project
2 108 (7.12%) User Experience
3 63 (4.15%) Mobile App
4 46 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
5 43 (2.83%) Legacy Code
6 40 (2.64%) Linux Command Line
7 35 (2.31%) Legacy Systems
8 30 (1.98%) NHS
9 28 (1.85%) Algorithms
10 17 (1.12%) Client/Server
10 17 (1.12%) Data Structures
11 10 (0.66%) BYOD
12 9 (0.59%) W3C
13 7 (0.46%) Animation
13 7 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (0.46%) EPoS
13 7 (0.46%) Legacy Applications
14 6 (0.40%) Blog
14 6 (0.40%) Life Science
15 5 (0.33%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 220 (14.50%) Linux
2 89 (5.87%) Android
2 89 (5.87%) Apple iOS
3 41 (2.70%) Ubuntu
4 23 (1.52%) Alpine Linux
5 16 (1.05%) Unix
6 14 (0.92%) Debian
7 12 (0.79%) Windows
8 9 (0.59%) CentOS
9 8 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (0.46%) Fedora
11 6 (0.40%) Windows 10
11 6 (0.40%) Windows 7
11 6 (0.40%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 550 (36.26%) Full Stack Development
2 353 (23.27%) Agile Software Development
3 344 (22.68%) Web Development
4 301 (19.84%) MVC
5 300 (19.78%) OO
6 268 (17.67%) OOP
7 239 (15.75%) DevOps
8 203 (13.38%) Microservices
9 193 (12.72%) Software Engineering
10 175 (11.54%) TDD
11 165 (10.88%) E-Commerce
11 165 (10.88%) Problem-Solving
12 162 (10.68%) Unit Testing
13 125 (8.24%) OO PHP
14 121 (7.98%) Scrum
15 113 (7.45%) Fintech
16 103 (6.79%) Front End Development
17 87 (5.74%) Clean Code
18 82 (5.41%) Test Automation
19 80 (5.27%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1,450 (95.58%) PHP
2 1,022 (67.37%) JavaScript
3 268 (17.67%) SQL
4 145 (9.56%) PHP 7
5 105 (6.92%) TypeScript
6 89 (5.87%) Python
7 78 (5.14%) Go
8 62 (4.09%) Java
9 41 (2.70%) Bash Shell
10 37 (2.44%) PHP 5
11 31 (2.04%) C#
12 28 (1.85%) ES6
13 26 (1.71%) Kotlin
14 17 (1.12%) Apple Swift
15 11 (0.73%) Perl
16 10 (0.66%) Shell Script
16 10 (0.66%) VBA
17 9 (0.59%) C++
18 7 (0.46%) Ruby
19 5 (0.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 21 (1.38%) Degree
2 14 (0.92%) DBS Check
3 11 (0.73%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.13%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.066%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (3.36%) Accessibility
2 28 (1.85%) QA
3 8 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.46%) SLA
5 5 (0.33%) GDPR
6 2 (0.13%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.13%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.13%) PSD2
7 1 (0.066%) PMO
System Software
1 449 (29.60%) Docker
2 1 (0.066%) GlusterFS
2 1 (0.066%) iptables
Systems Management
1 100 (6.59%) Kubernetes
2 58 (3.82%) Terraform
3 35 (2.31%) Ansible
4 19 (1.25%) Puppet
5 8 (0.53%) Salt
6 7 (0.46%) Packer
7 5 (0.33%) Grafana
7 5 (0.33%) linkerd
7 5 (0.33%) Pingdom
8 4 (0.26%) Hadoop YARN
9 3 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (0.13%) Kibana
10 2 (0.13%) Rancher
11 1 (0.066%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.066%) Nagios
11 1 (0.066%) Plesk
Vendors
1 181 (11.93%) Zend
2 91 (6.00%) Google
3 25 (1.65%) Apple
4 22 (1.45%) Oracle
5 21 (1.38%) Atlassian
6 20 (1.32%) Microsoft
7 19 (1.25%) Netlify
7 19 (1.25%) Rackspace
8 17 (1.12%) New Relic
9 16 (1.05%) Dynatrace
10 12 (0.79%) Sitecore
11 11 (0.73%) Adobe
11 11 (0.73%) Sage
11 11 (0.73%) Spotify
12 10 (0.66%) WooCommerce
13 8 (0.53%) PayPal
14 7 (0.46%) IBM
15 5 (0.33%) iManage
15 5 (0.33%) PagerDuty
16 4 (0.26%) Facebook