Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Laravel PHP Framework
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 308 454 629
Rank change year-on-year +146 +175 +163
Permanent jobs citing Laravel 1848 1249 845
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.03% 0.66% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.57% 1.69% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1709 1180 777
UK median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £22,900
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £56,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.29% - +7.69%

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 71782 73986 83137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.12% 38.96% 37.96%
Number of salaries quoted 59611 64205 71075
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 +132 1779 £40,000 +6.67% 94
UK excluding London +120 1404 £36,500 +4.29% 75
North of England +77 487 £37,500 +15.38% 27
London +66 420 £52,500 +5.00% 19
South East +81 385 £40,000 - 23
North West +65 290 £40,000 +23.08% 13
Midlands +165 284 £32,500 - 19
West Midlands +138 188 £32,500 +8.33% 11
Yorkshire +48 170 £35,000 +7.69% 13
South West +6 143 £40,000 +14.29% 3
East Midlands +92 96 £35,500 +1.43% 7
East of England +16 64 £33,750 -3.57% 3
North East +29 27 £34,500 +2.22% 1
Scotland -17 25 £35,000 -
Wales +26 16 £35,000 -12.50%
Northern Ireland -20 5 £40,000 +35.59%

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Laravel also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Laravel.

1 1830 (99.03%) PHP
2 1401 (75.81%) JavaScript
3 1155 (62.50%) HTML
4 1144 (61.90%) CSS
5 1131 (61.20%) MySQL
6 852 (46.10%) Symfony
7 753 (40.75%) MVC
8 618 (33.44%) jQuery
9 605 (32.74%) Git (software)
10 545 (29.49%) Agile Software Development
11 538 (29.11%) Web Development
12 511 (27.65%) Zend
13 448 (24.24%) HTML5
14 433 (23.43%) AngularJS
15 405 (21.92%) Linux
16 403 (21.81%) OO
17 399 (21.59%) LAMP
18 361 (19.53%) OOP
19 318 (17.21%) Node.js
20 302 (16.34%) TDD
21 291 (15.75%) CSS3
22 266 (14.39%) CodeIgniter
23 265 (14.34%) React
24 260 (14.07%) CMS
25 241 (13.04%) E-Commerce
25 241 (13.04%) OO PHP
26 238 (12.88%) WordPress
27 226 (12.23%) PHPUnit
28 215 (11.63%) SQL
29 204 (11.04%) Front End Development

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
1 260 (14.07%) CMS
2 238 (12.88%) WordPress
3 170 (9.20%) Apache
4 166 (8.98%) Drupal
5 89 (4.82%) Elasticsearch
6 64 (3.46%) Joomla!
6 64 (3.46%) nginx
7 22 (1.19%) Apache Solr
8 13 (0.70%) ExpressionEngine
9 11 (0.60%) Confluence
10 4 (0.22%) concrete5
11 3 (0.16%) Facebook Platform
11 3 (0.16%) IIS
11 3 (0.16%) Liferay
11 3 (0.16%) OpenEdge
11 3 (0.16%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.11%) ColdFusion
12 2 (0.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.11%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.054%) PrestaShop
Applications
1 42 (2.27%) Photoshop
2 29 (1.57%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (0.49%) Moqups
4 5 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.16%) GIMP
6 1 (0.054%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 178 (9.63%) Magento
2 8 (0.43%) Shopify
3 7 (0.38%) Payment Gateway
4 6 (0.32%) WebTrends
5 4 (0.22%) OpenCart
5 4 (0.22%) osCommerce
6 2 (0.11%) Eloqua
6 2 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.054%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 177 (9.58%) Amazon AWS
2 125 (6.76%) GitHub
3 66 (3.57%) SaaS
4 46 (2.49%) Microsoft Azure
5 34 (1.84%) Amazon S3
6 33 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
7 21 (1.14%) Amazon SQS
8 19 (1.03%) Google Analytics
8 19 (1.03%) npm
8 19 (1.03%) Serverless
8 19 (1.03%) Slack
9 17 (0.92%) AWS Lambda
10 14 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
11 12 (0.65%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 10 (0.54%) Algolia
12 10 (0.54%) Yarn
13 9 (0.49%) AdWords
13 9 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
14 6 (0.32%) Heroku
15 5 (0.27%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 43 (2.33%) Internet
2 27 (1.46%) HTTP
3 11 (0.60%) SMS
4 10 (0.54%) Skype
5 7 (0.38%) DNS
6 6 (0.32%) Intranet
7 4 (0.22%) SSH
8 3 (0.16%) Network Security
8 3 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.11%) ATM
9 2 (0.11%) PBX
10 1 (0.054%) AMQP
10 1 (0.054%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1131 (61.20%) MySQL
2 128 (6.93%) MongoDB
3 119 (6.44%) NoSQL
4 82 (4.44%) Relational Database
5 79 (4.27%) MariaDB
6 71 (3.84%) SQL Server
7 69 (3.73%) Redis
8 49 (2.65%) PostgreSQL
9 25 (1.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 24 (1.30%) Amazon RDS
11 20 (1.08%) Big Data
12 6 (0.32%) CouchDB
13 5 (0.27%) Apache Cassandra
13 5 (0.27%) Hadoop
13 5 (0.27%) phpMyAdmin
14 3 (0.16%) RDBMS
14 3 (0.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 3 (0.16%) SQLite
15 1 (0.054%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 1 (0.054%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 605 (32.74%) Git (software)
2 226 (12.23%) PHPUnit
3 171 (9.25%) Subversion
4 158 (8.55%) gulp
5 82 (4.44%) Grunt
6 76 (4.11%) Vagrant
7 67 (3.63%) JIRA
8 65 (3.52%) webpack
9 54 (2.92%) Selenium
10 43 (2.33%) Jenkins
11 35 (1.89%) Selenium IDE
11 35 (1.89%) WebDriver
12 31 (1.68%) Bitbucket
13 26 (1.41%) Bower
14 19 (1.03%) JUnit
15 17 (0.92%) Mercurial
16 12 (0.65%) PhantomJS
16 12 (0.65%) PostCSS
17 11 (0.60%) Travis CI
17 11 (0.60%) Xdebug
General
1 183 (9.90%) Finance
2 123 (6.66%) Marketing
3 120 (6.49%) Advertising
4 92 (4.98%) Retail
5 57 (3.08%) Games
6 48 (2.60%) Banking
7 34 (1.84%) Telecoms
8 20 (1.08%) Electronics
9 19 (1.03%) Back Office
10 15 (0.81%) Legal
11 13 (0.70%) Manufacturing
11 13 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
12 10 (0.54%) Law
13 5 (0.27%) Billing
14 4 (0.22%) Automotive
14 4 (0.22%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.22%) Publishing
15 3 (0.16%) Military
16 2 (0.11%) Music Industry
17 1 (0.054%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 1706 (92.32%) Developer
2 1467 (79.38%) PHP Developer
3 301 (16.29%) Senior Developer
4 262 (14.18%) Senior PHP Developer
5 218 (11.80%) Web Developer
6 214 (11.58%) Full Stack Developer
7 202 (10.93%) PHP Laravel Developer
8 173 (9.36%) PHP Web Developer
9 149 (8.06%) JavaScript Developer
10 134 (7.25%) Lead Developer
11 112 (6.06%) Lead PHP Developer
12 107 (5.79%) MySQL Developer
12 107 (5.79%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 98 (5.30%) HTML Developer
14 72 (3.90%) HTML CSS Developer
15 66 (3.57%) Junior
16 61 (3.30%) Junior Developer
17 58 (3.14%) Symfony Developer
18 56 (3.03%) PHP Symfony Developer
19 53 (2.87%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1155 (62.50%) HTML
2 1144 (61.90%) CSS
3 852 (46.10%) Symfony
4 618 (33.44%) jQuery
5 448 (24.24%) HTML5
6 433 (23.43%) AngularJS
7 399 (21.59%) LAMP
8 318 (17.21%) Node.js
9 291 (15.75%) CSS3
10 266 (14.39%) CodeIgniter
11 265 (14.34%) React
12 204 (11.04%) Sass
13 201 (10.88%) RESTful
14 185 (10.01%) REST
15 153 (8.28%) CakePHP
16 124 (6.71%) Web Services
17 122 (6.60%) Ajax
18 120 (6.49%) SOAP
19 117 (6.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 116 (6.28%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 140 (7.58%) Mobile App
2 88 (4.76%) User Experience
3 71 (3.84%) Greenfield Project
4 39 (2.11%) Computer Science
5 37 (2.00%) Linux Command Line
6 27 (1.46%) Social Media
7 25 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
8 22 (1.19%) Fintech
9 14 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
10 13 (0.70%) BBC
11 11 (0.60%) iPad
11 11 (0.60%) Online Games
12 9 (0.49%) Arduino
12 9 (0.49%) Data Centre
12 9 (0.49%) Graphic Design
13 7 (0.38%) Digital Media
14 6 (0.32%) Blog
15 5 (0.27%) Augmented Reality
15 5 (0.27%) e-Learning
15 5 (0.27%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 405 (21.92%) Linux
2 79 (4.27%) Android
3 71 (3.84%) Apple iOS
4 46 (2.49%) Unix
5 21 (1.14%) Debian
6 17 (0.92%) Windows
7 16 (0.87%) Ubuntu
8 12 (0.65%) CentOS
9 4 (0.22%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.16%) Fedora
10 3 (0.16%) FreeBSD
11 2 (0.11%) Windows Server
12 1 (0.054%) Amazon Linux
12 1 (0.054%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.054%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 753 (40.75%) MVC
2 545 (29.49%) Agile Software Development
3 538 (29.11%) Web Development
4 403 (21.81%) OO
5 361 (19.53%) OOP
6 302 (16.34%) TDD
7 241 (13.04%) E-Commerce
7 241 (13.04%) OO PHP
8 204 (11.04%) Front End Development
9 175 (9.47%) Scrum
10 172 (9.31%) Software Engineering
11 149 (8.06%) Mentoring
12 108 (5.84%) Unit Testing
13 106 (5.74%) Microservices
14 98 (5.30%) DevOps
15 85 (4.60%) Continuous Integration
16 80 (4.33%) API Development
17 79 (4.27%) BDD
18 71 (3.84%) Kanban
18 71 (3.84%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1830 (99.03%) PHP
2 1401 (75.81%) JavaScript
3 215 (11.63%) SQL
4 160 (8.66%) Java
5 122 (6.60%) PHP 5
6 118 (6.39%) PHP 7
7 89 (4.82%) Python
8 55 (2.98%) Ruby
9 53 (2.87%) ES6
10 48 (2.60%) Bash Shell
11 40 (2.16%) C
12 27 (1.46%) Go
13 25 (1.35%) C#
14 12 (0.65%) Perl
15 11 (0.60%) Scala
16 10 (0.54%) C++
16 10 (0.54%) XPath
17 9 (0.49%) Kotlin
17 9 (0.49%) TypeScript
18 7 (0.38%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 67 (3.63%) Degree
2 20 (1.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (0.60%) Security Cleared
4 9 (0.49%) SC Cleared
5 8 (0.43%) MOS
6 3 (0.16%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (1.24%) QA
2 7 (0.38%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.11%) GCP
4 1 (0.054%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.054%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 139 (7.52%) Docker
2 6 (0.32%) VirtualBox
3 4 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.16%) Samba
5 2 (0.11%) Varnish
6 1 (0.054%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.054%) Postfix
6 1 (0.054%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.054%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 59 (3.19%) Puppet
2 49 (2.65%) Opscode Chef
3 42 (2.27%) Ansible
4 7 (0.38%) Hadoop YARN
5 6 (0.32%) Terraform
6 5 (0.27%) Rancher
7 4 (0.22%) Capistrano
7 4 (0.22%) Kibana
7 4 (0.22%) Kubernetes
7 4 (0.22%) logstash
8 3 (0.16%) cPanel
9 1 (0.054%) Salt
Vendors
1 511 (27.65%) Zend
2 101 (5.47%) Google
3 36 (1.95%) Facebook
4 24 (1.30%) Twitter
5 23 (1.24%) Adobe
6 18 (0.97%) Apple
7 17 (0.92%) Atlassian
7 17 (0.92%) Capita
8 14 (0.76%) Plumtree
9 11 (0.60%) Microsoft
10 9 (0.49%) Xero
11 8 (0.43%) Progress
12 6 (0.32%) GoCardless
12 6 (0.32%) PayPal
13 5 (0.27%) Oracle
13 5 (0.27%) Red Hat
13 5 (0.27%) Yahoo!
14 4 (0.22%) Salesforce.com
14 4 (0.22%) Sony
15 3 (0.16%) Telerik