Period
to 27 September 2020

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 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Laravel PHP Framework
UK
6 months to
27 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 218 298 339
Rank change year-on-year +80 +41 +12
Permanent jobs citing Laravel 752 1,527 1,580
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.58% 1.09% 0.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.60% 2.91% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 818 1,591 1,564
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £30,500 £27,500 £27,450
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £63,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% 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 20,865 52,388 66,479
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.82% 37.33% 40.01%
Number of salaries quoted 17,624 42,901 55,076
Median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% +2.04%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

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 2020.

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 2020. 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 +83 696 £45,000 +5.88% 275
UK excluding London +75 588 £42,500 +6.25% 250
North of England +74 222 £41,500 +3.75% 108
London +137 137 £60,000 +9.09% 38
South East +104 133 £45,000 - 27
Yorkshire +143 127 £42,500 +6.25% 46
Work from Home +12 127 £42,500 - 56
North West +6 81 £40,000 - 48
East of England +152 67 £42,500 +6.25% 15
South West +50 65 £45,000 +12.50% 44
Midlands +33 64 £35,000 - 43
West Midlands +8 42 £42,500 +21.43% 30
Scotland +81 22 £45,000 +6.51% 6
East Midlands +76 22 £32,500 -13.33% 13
Wales +32 14 £37,500 +19.05% 8
North East +9 14 £38,500 -3.75% 14
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 27 September 2020, 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.

1 739 (98.27%) PHP
2 500 (66.49%) JavaScript
3 382 (50.80%) MySQL
4 335 (44.55%) CSS
5 315 (41.89%) HTML
6 299 (39.76%) Vue.js
7 269 (35.77%) Symfony
8 229 (30.45%) Git (software)
9 224 (29.79%) MVC
10 205 (27.26%) Agile Software Development
11 193 (25.66%) Web Development
12 178 (23.67%) OOP
13 170 (22.61%) Docker
14 167 (22.21%) OO
15 166 (22.07%) Zend
16 151 (20.08%) jQuery
17 145 (19.28%) AngularJS
18 142 (18.88%) AWS
19 140 (18.62%) LAMP
20 126 (16.76%) TDD
21 120 (15.96%) React
22 110 (14.63%) Linux
23 109 (14.49%) Node.js
24 107 (14.23%) REST
25 101 (13.43%) HTML5
26 100 (13.30%) Web Services
27 93 (12.37%) RESTful
28 88 (11.70%) Sass
29 84 (11.17%) CSS3
30 80 (10.64%) DevOps

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 43 (5.72%) Apache
2 39 (5.19%) CMS
3 38 (5.05%) WordPress
4 29 (3.86%) Elasticsearch
5 23 (3.06%) nginx
6 12 (1.60%) Drupal
7 8 (1.06%) Confluence
8 6 (0.80%) Liferay
9 1 (0.13%) ExpressionEngine
9 1 (0.13%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 2 (0.27%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.13%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 37 (4.92%) Magento
2 19 (2.53%) Shopify
3 8 (1.06%) Payment Gateway
4 4 (0.53%) OpenCart
5 2 (0.27%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.27%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 142 (18.88%) AWS
2 55 (7.31%) SaaS
3 41 (5.45%) Azure
4 23 (3.06%) GitHub
5 22 (2.93%) GCP
5 22 (2.93%) npm
6 14 (1.86%) AWS Lambda
6 14 (1.86%) Cloud Computing
6 14 (1.86%) Serverless
7 6 (0.80%) DigitalOcean
7 6 (0.80%) PaaS
7 6 (0.80%) Yarn
8 4 (0.53%) Amazon SageMaker
8 4 (0.53%) Cloudflare
9 3 (0.40%) Basecamp
9 3 (0.40%) Mailgun
9 3 (0.40%) Sage Pay
10 2 (0.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (0.27%) AWS IoT
10 2 (0.27%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.06%) HTTP
2 7 (0.93%) Internet
3 3 (0.40%) SSH
3 3 (0.40%) SSL
4 2 (0.27%) Bluetooth
4 2 (0.27%) DNS
4 2 (0.27%) Skype
4 2 (0.27%) Wireless
5 1 (0.13%) FTP
5 1 (0.13%) Intranet
5 1 (0.13%) PPP
5 1 (0.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 382 (50.80%) MySQL
2 47 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 47 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 41 (5.45%) MongoDB
4 30 (3.99%) Redis
5 29 (3.86%) InterSystems Cache
6 17 (2.26%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (1.73%) NoSQL
8 11 (1.46%) Big Data
9 9 (1.20%) MariaDB
10 8 (1.06%) BigQuery
10 8 (1.06%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 3 (0.40%) phpMyAdmin
11 3 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.27%) Amazon Aurora
12 2 (0.27%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.13%) Amazon RDS
13 1 (0.13%) MySQL Workbench
Development Applications
1 229 (30.45%) Git (software)
2 61 (8.11%) PHPUnit
3 46 (6.12%) Jenkins
4 37 (4.92%) webpack
5 35 (4.65%) JIRA
6 28 (3.72%) gulp
6 28 (3.72%) Selenium
7 24 (3.19%) Bitbucket
8 18 (2.39%) Vagrant
9 12 (1.60%) Subversion
10 11 (1.46%) Grunt
11 8 (1.06%) GitLab
12 6 (0.80%) PhpStorm
13 5 (0.66%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 5 (0.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 4 (0.53%) git-flow
15 3 (0.40%) Postman
16 2 (0.27%) Bower
16 2 (0.27%) Xdebug
17 1 (0.13%) SonarQube
General
1 65 (8.64%) Finance
2 54 (7.18%) Marketing
3 47 (6.25%) Retail
4 15 (1.99%) Games
5 11 (1.46%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.06%) Manufacturing
7 7 (0.93%) Back Office
8 5 (0.66%) Public Sector
8 5 (0.66%) Publishing
9 4 (0.53%) Electronics
10 3 (0.40%) Banking
10 3 (0.40%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.13%) Advertising
11 1 (0.13%) Automotive
11 1 (0.13%) Law
11 1 (0.13%) Legal
11 1 (0.13%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 673 (89.49%) Developer
2 502 (66.76%) PHP Developer
3 169 (22.47%) Senior Developer
4 138 (18.35%) Senior PHP Developer
5 88 (11.70%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 82 (10.90%) Full Stack Developer
7 64 (8.51%) Backend Developer
8 62 (8.24%) Web Developer
9 40 (5.32%) PHP Web Developer
10 35 (4.65%) Lead Developer
11 34 (4.52%) LAMP Developer
11 34 (4.52%) Software Developer
12 28 (3.72%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 22 (2.93%) Senior Software Developer
13 22 (2.93%) Software Engineer
14 21 (2.79%) PHP LAMP Developer
14 21 (2.79%) Senior Backend Developer
15 20 (2.66%) Senior LAMP Developer
16 19 (2.53%) MySQL Developer
16 19 (2.53%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 335 (44.55%) CSS
2 315 (41.89%) HTML
3 299 (39.76%) Vue.js
4 269 (35.77%) Symfony
5 151 (20.08%) jQuery
6 145 (19.28%) AngularJS
7 140 (18.62%) LAMP
8 120 (15.96%) React
9 109 (14.49%) Node.js
10 107 (14.23%) REST
11 101 (13.43%) HTML5
12 100 (13.30%) Web Services
13 93 (12.37%) RESTful
14 88 (11.70%) Sass
15 84 (11.17%) CSS3
16 51 (6.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 43 (5.72%) CodeIgniter
18 38 (5.05%) React Native
19 36 (4.79%) SOAP
19 36 (4.79%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 63 (8.38%) Mobile App
2 54 (7.18%) User Experience
3 50 (6.65%) Greenfield Project
4 22 (2.93%) Self-Motivation
5 12 (1.60%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (1.46%) Linux Command Line
7 8 (1.06%) Virtual Team
8 3 (0.40%) Data Centre
8 3 (0.40%) EPoS
8 3 (0.40%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (0.40%) Video on Demand
9 2 (0.27%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.27%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.27%) Industrial Internet of Things
9 2 (0.27%) Internet of Things
9 2 (0.27%) iPhone
9 2 (0.27%) Media Streaming
9 2 (0.27%) NHS
9 2 (0.27%) Renewable Energy
9 2 (0.27%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 110 (14.63%) Linux
2 22 (2.93%) Ubuntu
3 17 (2.26%) Android
4 11 (1.46%) Apple iOS
5 9 (1.20%) CentOS
6 6 (0.80%) Windows
7 3 (0.40%) Unix
7 3 (0.40%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.40%) Windows Server 2016
8 1 (0.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (29.79%) MVC
2 205 (27.26%) Agile Software Development
3 193 (25.66%) Web Development
4 178 (23.67%) OOP
5 167 (22.21%) OO
6 126 (16.76%) TDD
7 80 (10.64%) DevOps
7 80 (10.64%) Software Engineering
8 79 (10.51%) Problem-Solving
9 77 (10.24%) OO PHP
10 73 (9.71%) E-Commerce
11 71 (9.44%) Microservices
12 68 (9.04%) Mentoring
13 54 (7.18%) Scrum
14 53 (7.05%) Front End Development
15 51 (6.78%) Continuous Integration
16 45 (5.98%) Test Automation
17 38 (5.05%) Unit Testing
18 36 (4.79%) Mobile Application Development
18 36 (4.79%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 739 (98.27%) PHP
2 500 (66.49%) JavaScript
3 60 (7.98%) SQL
4 59 (7.85%) PHP 7
5 56 (7.45%) Java
6 55 (7.31%) Python
7 33 (4.39%) TypeScript
8 15 (1.99%) ES6
9 14 (1.86%) C#
10 12 (1.60%) C
11 10 (1.33%) Apple Swift
11 10 (1.33%) Objective-C
12 8 (1.06%) PHP 5
13 5 (0.66%) Go
14 4 (0.53%) Ruby
15 3 (0.40%) C++
16 2 (0.27%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.27%) Lua
17 1 (0.13%) Perl
17 1 (0.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (2.66%) Degree
2 17 (2.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.53%) QA
2 3 (0.40%) SEPA
3 2 (0.27%) GDPR
4 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 170 (22.61%) Docker
2 1 (0.13%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 41 (5.45%) Kubernetes
2 33 (4.39%) Ansible
3 5 (0.66%) Terraform
4 3 (0.40%) cPanel
4 3 (0.40%) Plesk
5 1 (0.13%) Kibana
5 1 (0.13%) logstash
Vendors
1 166 (22.07%) Zend
2 18 (2.39%) Microsoft
3 16 (2.13%) Google
4 15 (1.99%) Sony
5 8 (1.06%) Intel
6 6 (0.80%) WooCommerce
7 4 (0.53%) Apple
7 4 (0.53%) Netlify
7 4 (0.53%) SAP
8 3 (0.40%) Adobe
8 3 (0.40%) Spotify
8 3 (0.40%) VMware
9 2 (0.27%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.27%) BT
9 2 (0.27%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.27%) Siemens
10 1 (0.13%) Juniper
10 1 (0.13%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.13%) RedPrairie
10 1 (0.13%) YouTube