Period
to 25 April 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 25 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Laravel PHP Framework
UK
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 291 386 552
Rank change year-on-year +95 +166 +85
Permanent jobs citing Laravel 1,941 1,365 989
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.10% 0.80% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.68% 1.99% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1,805 1,282 940
UK median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -5.06% -1.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £36,500 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year +4.29% -4.11% +4.29%

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 72,393 68,630 79,057
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.92% 40.33% 38.61%
Number of salaries quoted 61,066 58,707 68,103
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,500 £29,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,400 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +4.47% +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 25 April 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 25 April 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 +100 1,858 £40,000 +6.67% 385
UK excluding London +94 1,472 £36,500 +4.29% 275
North of England +60 546 £36,500 +4.29% 97
London -4 438 £55,000 +10.00% 117
South East +163 429 £40,000 +6.67% 58
North West +47 323 £40,000 +14.29% 63
Midlands +28 239 £33,000 -5.71% 54
Yorkshire +45 190 £35,000 - 33
South West +22 148 £40,000 +14.29% 43
West Midlands +15 144 £34,000 -5.56% 34
East Midlands +39 101 £35,000 +12.90% 20
East of England -16 59 £33,500 -4.29% 16
North East -1 34 £32,500 +3.17% 1
Scotland -30 23 £35,000 - 1
Wales +2 22 £35,000 -15.15% 4
Northern Ireland - 7 £40,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 1,918 (98.82%) PHP
2 1,368 (70.48%) JavaScript
3 1,223 (63.01%) MySQL
4 1,191 (61.36%) HTML
5 1,155 (59.51%) CSS
6 854 (44.00%) MVC
7 812 (41.83%) Symfony
8 716 (36.89%) Web Development
9 622 (32.05%) Git (software)
10 564 (29.06%) jQuery
11 553 (28.49%) Agile Software Development
12 418 (21.54%) Linux
13 404 (20.81%) OOP
14 389 (20.04%) Zend
15 369 (19.01%) OO
16 365 (18.80%) AngularJS
17 354 (18.24%) HTML5
18 310 (15.97%) LAMP
19 284 (14.63%) React
20 264 (13.60%) SQL
21 260 (13.40%) E-Commerce
22 258 (13.29%) WordPress
23 245 (12.62%) Node.js
24 244 (12.57%) CMS
25 234 (12.06%) RESTful
26 229 (11.80%) CodeIgniter
27 216 (11.13%) Front End Development
28 214 (11.03%) OO PHP
29 211 (10.87%) Java
30 208 (10.72%) REST

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
1 258 (13.29%) WordPress
2 244 (12.57%) CMS
3 140 (7.21%) Drupal
4 110 (5.67%) Apache
5 80 (4.12%) Elasticsearch
6 56 (2.89%) nginx
7 37 (1.91%) Joomla!
8 30 (1.55%) Confluence
9 15 (0.77%) OpenEdge
10 8 (0.41%) EPiServer
10 8 (0.41%) OpenStack
11 7 (0.36%) ExpressionEngine
12 5 (0.26%) Apache Solr
13 4 (0.21%) Moodle
14 1 (0.052%) Apache Spark
14 1 (0.052%) concrete5
14 1 (0.052%) SilverStripe
14 1 (0.052%) Sitecore CMS
14 1 (0.052%) Tomcat
14 1 (0.052%) Umbraco
Applications
1 28 (1.44%) Photoshop
2 9 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 7 (0.36%) GIMP
5 2 (0.10%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.052%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 141 (7.26%) Magento
2 7 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
3 5 (0.26%) Shopify
4 3 (0.15%) OpenCart
4 3 (0.15%) osCommerce
4 3 (0.15%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.10%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.052%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 172 (8.86%) Amazon AWS
2 95 (4.89%) GitHub
3 78 (4.02%) SaaS
4 37 (1.91%) Microsoft Azure
5 33 (1.70%) Google Cloud Platform
6 22 (1.13%) DigitalOcean
7 20 (1.03%) npm
8 17 (0.88%) Amazon S3
9 12 (0.62%) Google Analytics
10 11 (0.57%) Twilio
11 9 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
11 9 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
11 9 (0.46%) Google App Engine
12 6 (0.31%) Amazon SQS
12 6 (0.31%) Serverless
13 3 (0.15%) AWS Lambda
13 3 (0.15%) MailChimp
14 2 (0.10%) AdWords
14 2 (0.10%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 2 (0.10%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 72 (3.71%) Internet
2 19 (0.98%) SMS
3 18 (0.93%) SSH
4 13 (0.67%) HTTP
5 6 (0.31%) Network Security
6 5 (0.26%) Firewall
6 5 (0.26%) SSL
7 3 (0.15%) Intranet
8 2 (0.10%) ATM
8 2 (0.10%) DNS
8 2 (0.10%) Extranet
8 2 (0.10%) LAN
8 2 (0.10%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.052%) Bluetooth
9 1 (0.052%) Broadband
9 1 (0.052%) FTP
9 1 (0.052%) PBX
9 1 (0.052%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,223 (63.01%) MySQL
2 136 (7.01%) NoSQL
3 134 (6.90%) MongoDB
4 101 (5.20%) SQL Server
5 50 (2.58%) PostgreSQL
5 50 (2.58%) Relational Database
6 36 (1.85%) MariaDB
7 30 (1.55%) Redis
8 23 (1.18%) Big Data
9 18 (0.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 5 (0.26%) CouchDB
11 4 (0.21%) Data Mining
11 4 (0.21%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.15%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.15%) phpMyAdmin
12 3 (0.15%) SQLite
13 1 (0.052%) Blockchain
13 1 (0.052%) Cognos Impromptu
13 1 (0.052%) MySQL Workbench
13 1 (0.052%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 622 (32.05%) Git (software)
2 158 (8.14%) PHPUnit
3 135 (6.96%) Subversion
4 104 (5.36%) gulp
5 64 (3.30%) Vagrant
6 63 (3.25%) Grunt
7 53 (2.73%) Jenkins
8 47 (2.42%) JIRA
9 34 (1.75%) webpack
10 26 (1.34%) Selenium
11 17 (0.88%) Bitbucket
12 12 (0.62%) Mercurial
13 9 (0.46%) git-flow
14 8 (0.41%) Bower
15 7 (0.36%) TeamCity
16 6 (0.31%) Codeception
16 6 (0.31%) WebDriver
17 5 (0.26%) GitLab
17 5 (0.26%) Xdebug
18 4 (0.21%) Android Studio
General
1 172 (8.86%) Advertising
2 167 (8.60%) Marketing
3 106 (5.46%) Finance
4 102 (5.26%) Retail
5 42 (2.16%) Games
6 35 (1.80%) Telecoms
7 23 (1.18%) Automotive
8 22 (1.13%) Back Office
9 17 (0.88%) Banking
9 17 (0.88%) Manufacturing
10 13 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
11 12 (0.62%) Billing
11 12 (0.62%) Legal
12 11 (0.57%) Electronics
13 10 (0.52%) Law
14 4 (0.21%) Local Government
15 3 (0.15%) Digital Economy
15 3 (0.15%) Financial Institution
16 2 (0.10%) Military
16 2 (0.10%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1,860 (95.83%) Developer
2 1,537 (79.19%) PHP Developer
3 319 (16.43%) Senior Developer
4 283 (14.58%) Web Developer
5 250 (12.88%) Senior PHP Developer
6 208 (10.72%) PHP Laravel Developer
7 191 (9.84%) PHP Web Developer
8 176 (9.07%) Full Stack Developer
9 106 (5.46%) Backend Developer
9 106 (5.46%) JavaScript Developer
9 106 (5.46%) Lead Developer
10 88 (4.53%) Lead PHP Developer
11 82 (4.22%) Software Developer
12 81 (4.17%) MySQL Developer
13 80 (4.12%) PHP MySQL Developer
14 73 (3.76%) Junior
15 71 (3.66%) Junior Developer
16 67 (3.45%) Symfony Developer
17 63 (3.25%) PHP Symfony Developer
18 54 (2.78%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,191 (61.36%) HTML
2 1,155 (59.51%) CSS
3 812 (41.83%) Symfony
4 564 (29.06%) jQuery
5 365 (18.80%) AngularJS
6 354 (18.24%) HTML5
7 310 (15.97%) LAMP
8 284 (14.63%) React
9 245 (12.62%) Node.js
10 234 (12.06%) RESTful
11 229 (11.80%) CodeIgniter
12 208 (10.72%) REST
13 204 (10.51%) Sass
14 187 (9.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 180 (9.27%) CSS3
16 161 (8.29%) Web Services
17 143 (7.37%) CakePHP
18 133 (6.85%) Vue (Vue.js)
19 107 (5.51%) JSON
20 92 (4.74%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 161 (8.29%) Mobile App
2 115 (5.92%) Greenfield Project
3 87 (4.48%) Self-Motivation
4 69 (3.55%) User Experience
5 52 (2.68%) Computer Science
6 50 (2.58%) Linux Command Line
7 31 (1.60%) Social Media
8 28 (1.44%) Analytical Skills
9 22 (1.13%) Fintech
10 12 (0.62%) Algorithms
10 12 (0.62%) Data Centre
10 12 (0.62%) Graphic Design
11 10 (0.52%) Digital Media
11 10 (0.52%) e-Learning
11 10 (0.52%) NHS
12 9 (0.46%) BBC
13 8 (0.41%) Renewable Energy
14 6 (0.31%) Blog
15 5 (0.26%) Animation
15 5 (0.26%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 418 (21.54%) Linux
2 105 (5.41%) Unix
3 38 (1.96%) Android
3 38 (1.96%) Debian
4 26 (1.34%) Apple iOS
5 23 (1.18%) CentOS
6 22 (1.13%) Windows
7 10 (0.52%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.15%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.052%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.052%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 854 (44.00%) MVC
2 716 (36.89%) Web Development
3 553 (28.49%) Agile Software Development
4 404 (20.81%) OOP
5 369 (19.01%) OO
6 260 (13.40%) E-Commerce
7 216 (11.13%) Front End Development
8 214 (11.03%) OO PHP
9 201 (10.36%) TDD
10 155 (7.99%) Mentoring
11 145 (7.47%) Software Engineering
12 129 (6.65%) Scrum
13 126 (6.49%) Continuous Integration
14 119 (6.13%) Unit Testing
15 117 (6.03%) Test Automation
16 115 (5.92%) Open Source
17 110 (5.67%) Microservices
18 90 (4.64%) DevOps
19 72 (3.71%) Problem-Solving
19 72 (3.71%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1,918 (98.82%) PHP
2 1,368 (70.48%) JavaScript
3 264 (13.60%) SQL
4 211 (10.87%) Java
5 142 (7.32%) Python
6 95 (4.89%) PHP 7
7 92 (4.74%) Ruby
8 70 (3.61%) PHP 5
9 37 (1.91%) ES6
10 25 (1.29%) C#
11 22 (1.13%) Go
12 20 (1.03%) Perl
13 15 (0.77%) C
14 14 (0.72%) T-SQL
15 10 (0.52%) C++
16 8 (0.41%) Bash Shell
16 8 (0.41%) Shell Script
17 7 (0.36%) TypeScript
18 6 (0.31%) OpenEdge ABL
18 6 (0.31%) R
Qualifications
1 104 (5.36%) Degree
2 26 (1.34%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (0.21%) AWS Certification
4 3 (0.15%) HND
4 3 (0.15%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.15%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.052%) MOS
5 1 (0.052%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (1.03%) QA
2 7 (0.36%) GCP
3 3 (0.15%) SLA
4 1 (0.052%) WCAG
System Software
1 126 (6.49%) Docker
2 7 (0.36%) LXC
3 6 (0.31%) Samba
3 6 (0.31%) VirtualBox
4 5 (0.26%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.10%) Firmware
5 2 (0.10%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 38 (1.96%) Puppet
2 34 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (0.77%) Ansible
4 14 (0.72%) Kubernetes
5 5 (0.26%) Plesk
6 4 (0.21%) Single Sign-On
7 3 (0.15%) Kibana
7 3 (0.15%) logstash
8 2 (0.10%) cPanel
9 1 (0.052%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (0.052%) Rancher
Vendors
1 389 (20.04%) Zend
2 120 (6.18%) Google
3 38 (1.96%) Capita
4 27 (1.39%) Microsoft
5 26 (1.34%) Twitter
6 20 (1.03%) New Relic
7 17 (0.88%) Adobe
8 16 (0.82%) Atlassian
9 15 (0.77%) Apple
9 15 (0.77%) Progress
9 15 (0.77%) Telerik
10 13 (0.67%) Facebook
11 11 (0.57%) Oracle
12 8 (0.41%) Sony
13 7 (0.36%) SAP
14 6 (0.31%) DoubleClick
14 6 (0.31%) WooCommerce
15 4 (0.21%) Perforce
15 4 (0.21%) Red Hat
16 3 (0.15%) Xamarin