Period
to 22 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for OO PHP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OO PHP over the 6 months to 22 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented PHP (OO PHP)
UK
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 695 629 626
Rank change year-on-year -66 -3 -94
Permanent jobs citing OO PHP 545 762 854
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.31% 0.40% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.45% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 475 704 802
UK median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £23,850 £26,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £53,750 £58,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

OO PHP is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 156751 169256 193744
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.94% 89.24% 88.61%
Number of salaries quoted 123378 140808 159309
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,354 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.01% - +6.25%

OO PHP
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing OO PHP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for OO PHP in the UK

OO PHP
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OO PHP.

Salary trend for OO PHP in the UK

OO PHP
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OO PHP over the 6 months to 22 October 2017.

Salary histogram for OO PHP in the UK

OO PHP
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO PHP within the UK over the 6 months to 22 October 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 -70 520 £40,000 +6.67% 53
UK excluding London -60 414 £35,000 - 48
North of England -17 144 £37,500 +7.14% 17
London -29 114 £52,500 +10.53% 5
South East -37 110 £40,000 +1.91% 8
North West +20 100 £42,500 +6.25% 7
Midlands +27 92 £32,500 - 9
West Midlands +17 63 £31,000 +10.71% 3
South West -10 52 £37,500 +7.14% 10
Yorkshire -36 43 £31,000 -8.82% 10
East Midlands +33 29 £33,750 -3.57% 6
East of England +6 9 £25,000 -28.57% 4
Scotland -24 9 £28,000 -20.00%
North East +12 1 £27,500 -12.00%

For the 6 months to 22 October 2017, IT jobs citing OO PHP 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 OO PHP.

1 545 (100.00%) PHP
2 512 (93.94%) OO
3 433 (79.45%) JavaScript
4 415 (76.15%) HTML
5 408 (74.86%) CSS
6 399 (73.21%) MySQL
7 270 (49.54%) MVC
8 243 (44.59%) jQuery
9 219 (40.18%) Laravel
10 215 (39.45%) Git (software)
11 198 (36.33%) Agile Software Development
12 185 (33.94%) Linux
12 185 (33.94%) HTML5
13 167 (30.64%) Web Development
14 154 (28.26%) Symfony
15 153 (28.07%) E-Commerce
16 148 (27.16%) LAMP
17 146 (26.79%) Zend
18 109 (20.00%) Magento
19 98 (17.98%) OOP
20 95 (17.43%) CMS
21 88 (16.15%) Node.js
22 77 (14.13%) Scrum
23 75 (13.76%) Retail
23 75 (13.76%) AngularJS
24 74 (13.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 74 (13.58%) Sass
24 74 (13.58%) PHPUnit
25 71 (13.03%) CSS3
26 67 (12.29%) Front End Development

OO PHP
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 95 (17.43%) CMS
2 67 (12.29%) WordPress
3 60 (11.01%) Drupal
4 59 (10.83%) Elasticsearch
5 50 (9.17%) Apache
6 33 (6.06%) Apache Solr
7 22 (4.04%) Joomla!
8 20 (3.67%) nginx
9 5 (0.92%) SilverStripe
10 3 (0.55%) Confluence
10 3 (0.55%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.37%) ExpressionEngine
11 2 (0.37%) JBoss
11 2 (0.37%) SAS
11 2 (0.37%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.37%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.37%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.18%) Magnolia
12 1 (0.18%) Movable Type
Applications
1 9 (1.65%) Photoshop
2 4 (0.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 109 (20.00%) Magento
2 6 (1.10%) WebTrends
3 3 (0.55%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.37%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.18%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 39 (7.16%) SaaS
2 38 (6.97%) GitHub
3 19 (3.49%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (3.30%) Google Cloud Platform
5 14 (2.57%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (2.20%) Google App Engine
7 10 (1.83%) Algolia
7 10 (1.83%) Slack
8 8 (1.47%) AdWords
8 8 (1.47%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.55%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.37%) Route 53
11 1 (0.18%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.18%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.57%) Internet
2 9 (1.65%) FTP
3 7 (1.28%) HTTP
4 3 (0.55%) Intranet
5 2 (0.37%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.18%) DNS
6 1 (0.18%) Firewall
6 1 (0.18%) Skype
6 1 (0.18%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 399 (73.21%) MySQL
2 51 (9.36%) Redis
3 48 (8.81%) SQL Server
4 45 (8.26%) MongoDB
5 34 (6.24%) NoSQL
6 33 (6.06%) Relational Database
7 20 (3.67%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (1.10%) MariaDB
9 4 (0.73%) Big Data
10 2 (0.37%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.18%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 215 (39.45%) Git (software)
2 74 (13.58%) PHPUnit
3 45 (8.26%) Subversion
4 42 (7.71%) JIRA
5 37 (6.79%) Vagrant
6 36 (6.61%) Jenkins
7 29 (5.32%) Grunt
8 23 (4.22%) gulp
9 13 (2.39%) Codeception
9 13 (2.39%) Selenium
10 11 (2.02%) Mercurial
11 8 (1.47%) webpack
12 7 (1.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 7 (1.28%) Bitbucket
13 6 (1.10%) JUnit
14 5 (0.92%) NetBeans
14 5 (0.92%) PuPHPet
14 5 (0.92%) Travis CI
15 1 (0.18%) git-flow
15 1 (0.18%) GitLab
General
1 75 (13.76%) Retail
2 39 (7.16%) Marketing
3 31 (5.69%) Games
4 26 (4.77%) Finance
5 22 (4.04%) Back Office
6 21 (3.85%) Publishing
7 11 (2.02%) Legal
8 10 (1.83%) Telecoms
9 8 (1.47%) Advertising
9 8 (1.47%) Banking
10 2 (0.37%) Law
11 1 (0.18%) Automotive
11 1 (0.18%) Japanese Language
11 1 (0.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 505 (92.66%) Developer
2 453 (83.12%) PHP Developer
3 100 (18.35%) Senior Developer
4 87 (15.96%) Senior PHP Developer
5 55 (10.09%) Web Developer
6 50 (9.17%) PHP Web Developer
7 42 (7.71%) PHP Laravel Developer
8 35 (6.42%) Junior
8 35 (6.42%) Junior Developer
9 33 (6.06%) Magento Developer
10 32 (5.87%) Full Stack Developer
10 32 (5.87%) OO PHP Developer
11 29 (5.32%) HTML Developer
11 29 (5.32%) JavaScript Developer
11 29 (5.32%) Junior PHP Developer
12 21 (3.85%) HTML CSS Developer
12 21 (3.85%) MySQL Developer
12 21 (3.85%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 20 (3.67%) Software Developer
14 19 (3.49%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 415 (76.15%) HTML
2 408 (74.86%) CSS
3 243 (44.59%) jQuery
4 219 (40.18%) Laravel
5 185 (33.94%) HTML5
6 154 (28.26%) Symfony
7 148 (27.16%) LAMP
8 88 (16.15%) Node.js
9 75 (13.76%) AngularJS
10 74 (13.58%) Sass
10 74 (13.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 71 (13.03%) CSS3
12 55 (10.09%) Ajax
13 54 (9.91%) Web Services
14 41 (7.52%) RESTful
15 39 (7.16%) XML
16 38 (6.97%) XHTML
17 37 (6.79%) React
18 35 (6.42%) SOAP
19 33 (6.06%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 46 (8.44%) Mobile App
2 32 (5.87%) User Experience
3 25 (4.59%) Linux Command Line
4 24 (4.40%) Computer Science
4 24 (4.40%) Greenfield Project
5 21 (3.85%) BBC
6 15 (2.75%) Online Games
7 14 (2.57%) iPad
8 7 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (1.10%) Blog
10 5 (0.92%) e-Learning
10 5 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.73%) Algorithms
11 4 (0.73%) Data Structures
11 4 (0.73%) Social Network
12 3 (0.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (0.55%) Mobile Games
12 3 (0.55%) Raspberry Pi
12 3 (0.55%) Virtual Team
13 2 (0.37%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 185 (33.94%) Linux
2 44 (8.07%) Unix
3 7 (1.28%) Debian
3 7 (1.28%) Ubuntu
4 4 (0.73%) Android
4 4 (0.73%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.55%) Windows
6 2 (0.37%) CentOS
6 2 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.18%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 512 (93.94%) OO
2 270 (49.54%) MVC
3 198 (36.33%) Agile Software Development
4 167 (30.64%) Web Development
5 153 (28.07%) E-Commerce
6 98 (17.98%) OOP
7 77 (14.13%) Scrum
8 67 (12.29%) Front End Development
9 65 (11.93%) TDD
10 57 (10.46%) Continuous Integration
11 53 (9.72%) Software Engineering
12 48 (8.81%) Mentoring
13 42 (7.71%) DevOps
14 38 (6.97%) Open Source
15 35 (6.42%) Test Automation
16 33 (6.06%) Unit Testing
17 32 (5.87%) Mobile Application Development
18 31 (5.69%) CRM
19 30 (5.50%) SDLC
19 30 (5.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 545 (100.00%) PHP
2 433 (79.45%) JavaScript
3 66 (12.11%) PHP 5
4 63 (11.56%) SQL
5 29 (5.32%) PHP 7
6 19 (3.49%) Java
7 11 (2.02%) Python
7 11 (2.02%) Ruby
8 10 (1.83%) Bash Shell
9 9 (1.65%) ES6
10 8 (1.47%) C#
11 6 (1.10%) Bourne shell
12 4 (0.73%) C
13 2 (0.37%) C++
13 2 (0.37%) Perl
14 1 (0.18%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (6.42%) Degree
2 16 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.18%) MySQL Certification
3 1 (0.18%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (5.69%) QA
2 12 (2.20%) GCP
3 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (5.87%) Docker
2 5 (0.92%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 30 (5.50%) Puppet
2 16 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (2.75%) Capistrano
4 14 (2.57%) Kubernetes
5 6 (1.10%) Ansible
Vendors
1 146 (26.79%) Zend
2 18 (3.30%) Atlassian
3 16 (2.94%) Google
3 16 (2.94%) Twitter
4 10 (1.83%) Facebook
5 8 (1.47%) Adobe
5 8 (1.47%) Sony
6 5 (0.92%) Yahoo!
7 3 (0.55%) Oracle
8 2 (0.37%) Microsoft
8 2 (0.37%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.37%) Salesforce.com