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

Laravel PHP Framework
UK
6 months to
27 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 198 264 344
Rank change year-on-year +66 +80 -50
Permanent jobs citing Laravel 1,107 1,494 1,389
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.70% 1.20% 0.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.98% 3.08% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1,331 1,548 1,384
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £64,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £41,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% +4.17%

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 27,817 48,518 59,301
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.62% 38.87% 39.58%
Number of salaries quoted 23,537 40,181 49,084
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +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 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Laravel in the UK

Laravel
Top 18 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 January 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 +73 974 £42,500 -3.41% 362
UK excluding London +54 864 £40,000 -3.03% 339
North of England +39 322 £38,500 -3.75% 162
Work from Home +2 304 £40,000 -9.09% 94
South East +27 170 £45,000 - 43
London +129 160 £60,000 +9.09% 45
North West +8 153 £37,500 -6.25% 99
Yorkshire +79 149 £38,000 -5.00% 53
Midlands +79 134 £37,500 +7.14% 57
South West +16 110 £42,500 +1.19% 36
West Midlands +60 83 £42,500 +21.43% 36
East of England +69 54 £42,500 -19.05% 17
East Midlands +54 51 £35,000 -6.67% 21
Scotland +24 39 £40,000 -11.11% 11
North East -5 20 £47,500 +35.71% 10
Wales +18 18 £40,000 +6.67% 11
Isle of Man - 12 £49,500 - 1
Northern Ireland - 5 £45,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 1,078 (97.38%) PHP
2 760 (68.65%) JavaScript
3 577 (52.12%) MySQL
4 534 (48.24%) HTML
5 525 (47.43%) CSS
6 456 (41.19%) Vue.js
7 357 (32.25%) Symfony
8 350 (31.62%) Git (software)
9 323 (29.18%) MVC
10 288 (26.02%) Agile Software Development
11 279 (25.20%) Web Development
12 239 (21.59%) React
13 237 (21.41%) Docker
14 227 (20.51%) AngularJS
15 198 (17.89%) AWS
16 188 (16.98%) OO
17 179 (16.17%) jQuery
18 178 (16.08%) SQL
19 172 (15.54%) OOP
20 168 (15.18%) HTML5
21 156 (14.09%) Zend
22 142 (12.83%) E-Commerce
23 140 (12.65%) Linux
24 133 (12.01%) LAMP
25 127 (11.47%) Node.js
26 125 (11.29%) CSS3
27 119 (10.75%) TDD
28 118 (10.66%) RESTful
29 114 (10.30%) Web Services
30 110 (9.94%) Sass

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 92 (8.31%) WordPress
2 70 (6.32%) CMS
3 29 (2.62%) Drupal
4 27 (2.44%) nginx
5 26 (2.35%) Elasticsearch
6 23 (2.08%) Apache
7 12 (1.08%) EPiServer
8 4 (0.36%) Confluence
8 4 (0.36%) IIS
8 4 (0.36%) Umbraco
9 3 (0.27%) Joomla!
10 2 (0.18%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.090%) Moodle
11 1 (0.090%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 11 (0.99%) Photoshop
2 6 (0.54%) Adobe XD
3 4 (0.36%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.090%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.090%) InVision
5 1 (0.090%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 58 (5.24%) Magento
2 46 (4.16%) Shopify
3 10 (0.90%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.27%) Sentinel
5 2 (0.18%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 198 (17.89%) AWS
2 68 (6.14%) SaaS
3 67 (6.05%) Azure
4 30 (2.71%) GitHub
5 19 (1.72%) npm
6 16 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
6 16 (1.45%) GCP
7 8 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (0.63%) Amazon S3
8 7 (0.63%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 7 (0.63%) DigitalOcean
9 6 (0.54%) Amazon SageMaker
9 6 (0.54%) Yarn
10 5 (0.45%) Cloudflare
11 4 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (0.36%) AWS Lambda
11 4 (0.36%) Basecamp
11 4 (0.36%) Mailgun
11 4 (0.36%) Sage Pay
11 4 (0.36%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 16 (1.45%) HTTP
2 10 (0.90%) Internet
3 6 (0.54%) Intranet
4 5 (0.45%) SSH
5 4 (0.36%) SSL
6 2 (0.18%) DNS
6 2 (0.18%) MQTT
6 2 (0.18%) Skype
6 2 (0.18%) Wireless
7 1 (0.090%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 577 (52.12%) MySQL
2 60 (5.42%) NoSQL
3 54 (4.88%) Relational Database
4 51 (4.61%) SQL Server
5 45 (4.07%) MongoDB
6 35 (3.16%) PostgreSQL
7 24 (2.17%) Redis
8 16 (1.45%) InterSystems Cache
9 12 (1.08%) Azure SQL Database
10 7 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
10 7 (0.63%) Big Data
11 6 (0.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 4 (0.36%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (0.27%) MariaDB
14 2 (0.18%) Cosmos DB
14 2 (0.18%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.18%) InfluxDB
14 2 (0.18%) phpMyAdmin
15 1 (0.090%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 350 (31.62%) Git (software)
2 89 (8.04%) PHPUnit
3 47 (4.25%) webpack
4 45 (4.07%) JIRA
5 38 (3.43%) Jenkins
6 28 (2.53%) Subversion
7 27 (2.44%) Selenium
8 26 (2.35%) Bitbucket
9 24 (2.17%) Vagrant
10 21 (1.90%) gulp
11 19 (1.72%) Grunt
12 14 (1.26%) Cypress.io
13 5 (0.45%) Bower
13 5 (0.45%) git-flow
13 5 (0.45%) Visual Studio
14 3 (0.27%) Codeception
14 3 (0.27%) GitLab
14 3 (0.27%) Mocha
14 3 (0.27%) Visual Studio Code
15 2 (0.18%) Postman
General
1 68 (6.14%) Marketing
2 49 (4.43%) Finance
3 43 (3.88%) Retail
4 22 (1.99%) Games
5 16 (1.45%) Banking
6 13 (1.17%) Manufacturing
7 10 (0.90%) Law
7 10 (0.90%) Publishing
8 9 (0.81%) Back Office
8 9 (0.81%) Telecoms
9 7 (0.63%) Public Sector
10 6 (0.54%) Automotive
11 5 (0.45%) Electronics
12 4 (0.36%) Legal
13 2 (0.18%) Digital Economy
14 1 (0.090%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1,025 (92.59%) Developer
2 678 (61.25%) PHP Developer
3 213 (19.24%) Senior Developer
4 198 (17.89%) Full Stack Developer
5 186 (16.80%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 147 (13.28%) Senior PHP Developer
7 117 (10.57%) Web Developer
8 72 (6.50%) Backend Developer
9 49 (4.43%) MySQL Developer
9 49 (4.43%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 48 (4.34%) Junior
10 48 (4.34%) Lead Developer
11 46 (4.16%) PHP Web Developer
12 45 (4.07%) JavaScript Developer
13 44 (3.97%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 39 (3.52%) Software Developer
15 38 (3.43%) Junior Developer
16 31 (2.80%) Senior Web Developer
17 28 (2.53%) Software Engineer
18 25 (2.26%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 534 (48.24%) HTML
2 525 (47.43%) CSS
3 456 (41.19%) Vue.js
4 357 (32.25%) Symfony
5 239 (21.59%) React
6 227 (20.51%) AngularJS
7 179 (16.17%) jQuery
8 168 (15.18%) HTML5
9 133 (12.01%) LAMP
10 127 (11.47%) Node.js
11 125 (11.29%) CSS3
12 118 (10.66%) RESTful
13 114 (10.30%) Web Services
14 110 (9.94%) Sass
15 93 (8.40%) REST
16 78 (7.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 67 (6.05%) CodeIgniter
18 37 (3.34%) GraphQL
19 36 (3.25%) LESS
20 35 (3.16%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 104 (9.39%) Greenfield Project
2 57 (5.15%) User Experience
3 43 (3.88%) Mobile App
4 21 (1.90%) Linux Command Line
5 18 (1.63%) Self-Motivation
6 15 (1.36%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (0.63%) Video on Demand
7 7 (0.63%) Virtual Team
8 4 (0.36%) Enterprise Cloud
8 4 (0.36%) iPhone
9 3 (0.27%) Mobile Computing
9 3 (0.27%) W3C
10 2 (0.18%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.18%) Graphic Design
10 2 (0.18%) Industry 4.0
10 2 (0.18%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.18%) Media Streaming
10 2 (0.18%) NHS
10 2 (0.18%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.18%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 140 (12.65%) Linux
2 27 (2.44%) Ubuntu
3 13 (1.17%) Android
4 11 (0.99%) CentOS
5 10 (0.90%) Windows
6 7 (0.63%) Apple iOS
7 6 (0.54%) Unix
8 2 (0.18%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.18%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.090%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 323 (29.18%) MVC
2 288 (26.02%) Agile Software Development
3 279 (25.20%) Web Development
4 188 (16.98%) OO
5 172 (15.54%) OOP
6 142 (12.83%) E-Commerce
7 119 (10.75%) TDD
8 105 (9.49%) OO PHP
9 103 (9.30%) DevOps
10 94 (8.49%) Problem-Solving
11 82 (7.41%) Microservices
12 80 (7.23%) Mentoring
12 80 (7.23%) Unit Testing
13 79 (7.14%) Fintech
14 78 (7.05%) Software Engineering
15 75 (6.78%) Front End Development
16 72 (6.50%) Scrum
17 44 (3.97%) Test Automation
18 41 (3.70%) API Development
18 41 (3.70%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 1,078 (97.38%) PHP
2 760 (68.65%) JavaScript
3 178 (16.08%) SQL
4 71 (6.41%) PHP 7
5 63 (5.69%) Python
6 32 (2.89%) TypeScript
7 30 (2.71%) ES6
8 28 (2.53%) Java
9 19 (1.72%) C#
10 18 (1.63%) Go
11 11 (0.99%) PHP 5
12 5 (0.45%) Bash Shell
12 5 (0.45%) C++
13 4 (0.36%) C
13 4 (0.36%) PowerShell
13 4 (0.36%) Ruby
14 3 (0.27%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.27%) VB
15 2 (0.18%) Apple Swift
16 1 (0.090%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 18 (1.63%) Degree
2 5 (0.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (0.27%) Postgraduate
4 2 (0.18%) AWS Certification
4 2 (0.18%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (3.07%) QA
2 5 (0.45%) GDPR
3 2 (0.18%) WCAG
4 1 (0.090%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 237 (21.41%) Docker
2 4 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.18%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 65 (5.87%) Kubernetes
2 25 (2.26%) Ansible
3 10 (0.90%) Terraform
4 8 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (0.45%) Packer
6 2 (0.18%) cPanel
6 2 (0.18%) Kibana
6 2 (0.18%) logstash
6 2 (0.18%) Plesk
6 2 (0.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 156 (14.09%) Zend
2 29 (2.62%) Google
3 27 (2.44%) Microsoft
4 14 (1.26%) Intel
5 10 (0.90%) Sony
6 8 (0.72%) WooCommerce
7 6 (0.54%) Adobe
7 6 (0.54%) Facebook
8 5 (0.45%) Apple
8 5 (0.45%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (0.45%) SAP
9 4 (0.36%) Twitter
10 3 (0.27%) Remedy
11 2 (0.18%) New Relic
11 2 (0.18%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.18%) VMware
12 1 (0.090%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.090%) PayPal
12 1 (0.090%) Rackspace
12 1 (0.090%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud