Period
to 21 November 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented PHP (OO PHP)
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 647 620 642
Rank change year-on-year -27 +22 -116
Permanent jobs citing OO PHP 629 737 823
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.35% 0.39% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.44% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 550 683 771
UK median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £23,750 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 162655 168863 192975
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.90% 89.39% 88.79%
Number of salaries quoted 128479 140408 158967
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 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +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 21 November 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 21 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 -22 606 £37,500 -1.96% 63
UK excluding London -34 486 £35,000 - 57
North of England +23 169 £37,500 - 23
South East -23 130 £40,000 - 16
London -4 123 £52,500 +10.53% 6
North West +43 113 £40,500 +1.25% 10
Midlands +40 111 £31,500 -10.00% 12
West Midlands +34 68 £31,000 +5.98% 3
South West +3 64 £35,000 -6.67% 4
Yorkshire -1 55 £31,250 -5.30% 13
East Midlands +29 43 £32,500 -7.14% 9
East of England +2 10 £26,750 -17.69% 2
Scotland -30 4 £41,500 +18.57%
North East -1 1 £27,500 -12.00%

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 629 (100.00%) PHP
2 592 (94.12%) OO
3 492 (78.22%) JavaScript
4 487 (77.42%) HTML
5 475 (75.52%) CSS
6 471 (74.88%) MySQL
7 305 (48.49%) MVC
8 301 (47.85%) jQuery
9 246 (39.11%) Laravel
10 242 (38.47%) Agile Software Development
11 227 (36.09%) Git (software)
12 210 (33.39%) Linux
13 205 (32.59%) Web Development
14 200 (31.80%) HTML5
15 180 (28.62%) Symfony
15 180 (28.62%) E-Commerce
16 166 (26.39%) Zend
17 162 (25.76%) LAMP
18 136 (21.62%) OOP
19 130 (20.67%) Magento
20 105 (16.69%) CMS
21 101 (16.06%) Node.js
22 100 (15.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 90 (14.31%) AngularJS
24 89 (14.15%) Sass
25 85 (13.51%) Retail
26 84 (13.35%) Scrum
26 84 (13.35%) SQL
27 82 (13.04%) WordPress
27 82 (13.04%) CSS3

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
1 105 (16.69%) CMS
2 82 (13.04%) WordPress
3 68 (10.81%) Drupal
4 56 (8.90%) Elasticsearch
5 48 (7.63%) Apache
6 33 (5.25%) Apache Solr
7 23 (3.66%) nginx
8 22 (3.50%) Joomla!
9 13 (2.07%) SilverStripe
10 8 (1.27%) Confluence
11 3 (0.48%) SharePoint
11 3 (0.48%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 2 (0.32%) JBoss
12 2 (0.32%) SAS
12 2 (0.32%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.32%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.16%) ExpressionEngine
13 1 (0.16%) Magnolia
13 1 (0.16%) Movable Type
Applications
1 10 (1.59%) Photoshop
2 4 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 130 (20.67%) Magento
2 8 (1.27%) Payment Gateway
3 6 (0.95%) WebTrends
4 3 (0.48%) OpenCart
5 2 (0.32%) Eloqua
5 2 (0.32%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 53 (8.43%) SaaS
2 40 (6.36%) GitHub
3 22 (3.50%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
5 14 (2.23%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (1.91%) Google App Engine
7 10 (1.59%) Algolia
7 10 (1.59%) Slack
8 8 (1.27%) AdWords
8 8 (1.27%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.48%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.32%) Route 53
10 2 (0.32%) Serverless
11 1 (0.16%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.16%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.38%) Internet
2 7 (1.11%) FTP
2 7 (1.11%) HTTP
3 4 (0.64%) Intranet
4 2 (0.32%) ATM
4 2 (0.32%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.16%) DNS
5 1 (0.16%) Firewall
5 1 (0.16%) Skype
5 1 (0.16%) SMS
5 1 (0.16%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 471 (74.88%) MySQL
2 68 (10.81%) SQL Server
3 51 (8.11%) Redis
4 46 (7.31%) MongoDB
5 39 (6.20%) NoSQL
5 39 (6.20%) Relational Database
6 22 (3.50%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (1.11%) MariaDB
8 4 (0.64%) Big Data
9 2 (0.32%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.16%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 227 (36.09%) Git (software)
2 75 (11.92%) PHPUnit
3 51 (8.11%) JIRA
4 49 (7.79%) Subversion
5 33 (5.25%) Grunt
5 33 (5.25%) Vagrant
6 32 (5.09%) Jenkins
7 25 (3.97%) gulp
8 13 (2.07%) Mercurial
9 12 (1.91%) Codeception
9 12 (1.91%) Selenium
10 8 (1.27%) webpack
11 7 (1.11%) Bitbucket
12 6 (0.95%) JUnit
13 5 (0.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 5 (0.79%) NetBeans
13 5 (0.79%) Travis CI
14 4 (0.64%) QUnit
15 3 (0.48%) PuPHPet
16 2 (0.32%) Bazaar
General
1 85 (13.51%) Retail
2 41 (6.52%) Marketing
3 34 (5.41%) Games
4 26 (4.13%) Finance
5 25 (3.97%) Back Office
6 24 (3.82%) Advertising
7 18 (2.86%) Publishing
8 17 (2.70%) Telecoms
9 11 (1.75%) Law
10 10 (1.59%) Legal
11 9 (1.43%) Banking
12 5 (0.79%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.16%) Automotive
13 1 (0.16%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 584 (92.85%) Developer
2 518 (82.35%) PHP Developer
3 118 (18.76%) Senior Developer
4 96 (15.26%) Senior PHP Developer
5 56 (8.90%) Web Developer
6 50 (7.95%) PHP Web Developer
7 49 (7.79%) PHP Laravel Developer
8 45 (7.15%) Magento Developer
9 36 (5.72%) Full Stack Developer
10 34 (5.41%) JavaScript Developer
10 34 (5.41%) Junior
10 34 (5.41%) Junior Developer
10 34 (5.41%) OO PHP Developer
11 32 (5.09%) Software Developer
12 30 (4.77%) HTML Developer
13 28 (4.45%) Junior PHP Developer
14 22 (3.50%) HTML CSS Developer
14 22 (3.50%) MySQL Developer
14 22 (3.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
15 18 (2.86%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 487 (77.42%) HTML
2 475 (75.52%) CSS
3 301 (47.85%) jQuery
4 246 (39.11%) Laravel
5 200 (31.80%) HTML5
6 180 (28.62%) Symfony
7 162 (25.76%) LAMP
8 101 (16.06%) Node.js
9 100 (15.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 90 (14.31%) AngularJS
11 89 (14.15%) Sass
12 82 (13.04%) CSS3
13 77 (12.24%) Web Services
14 74 (11.76%) Ajax
15 59 (9.38%) XML
16 54 (8.59%) SOAP
17 47 (7.47%) React
18 45 (7.15%) REST
19 43 (6.84%) XHTML
20 42 (6.68%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 60 (9.54%) Mobile App
2 30 (4.77%) User Experience
3 28 (4.45%) Linux Command Line
4 24 (3.82%) Computer Science
5 23 (3.66%) BBC
6 22 (3.50%) Greenfield Project
7 16 (2.54%) Online Games
8 13 (2.07%) iPad
9 10 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (1.27%) Cyber Attack
11 5 (0.79%) Blog
11 5 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (0.79%) Raspberry Pi
12 4 (0.64%) Algorithms
12 4 (0.64%) Data Structures
12 4 (0.64%) Social Network
13 3 (0.48%) e-Learning
13 3 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.48%) Enterprise Storage
13 3 (0.48%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 210 (33.39%) Linux
2 42 (6.68%) Unix
3 8 (1.27%) Ubuntu
4 7 (1.11%) Debian
5 6 (0.95%) Android
6 4 (0.64%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.64%) Windows
7 3 (0.48%) CentOS
8 2 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.16%) Fedora
9 1 (0.16%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.16%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 592 (94.12%) OO
2 305 (48.49%) MVC
3 242 (38.47%) Agile Software Development
4 205 (32.59%) Web Development
5 180 (28.62%) E-Commerce
6 136 (21.62%) OOP
7 84 (13.35%) Scrum
8 81 (12.88%) TDD
9 66 (10.49%) Front End Development
10 60 (9.54%) Software Engineering
11 59 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
12 57 (9.06%) Mentoring
13 47 (7.47%) DevOps
14 44 (7.00%) Mobile Application Development
14 44 (7.00%) Open Source
15 41 (6.52%) Test Automation
16 36 (5.72%) SDLC
17 35 (5.56%) Unit Testing
18 33 (5.25%) Workflow
19 32 (5.09%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 629 (100.00%) PHP
2 492 (78.22%) JavaScript
3 84 (13.35%) SQL
4 62 (9.86%) PHP 5
5 37 (5.88%) Java
6 28 (4.45%) PHP 7
7 15 (2.38%) C#
7 15 (2.38%) Ruby
8 13 (2.07%) Python
9 10 (1.59%) Bash Shell
10 9 (1.43%) ES6
11 6 (0.95%) Bourne shell
11 6 (0.95%) C
12 5 (0.79%) Perl
13 4 (0.64%) C++
14 3 (0.48%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.48%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (5.25%) Degree
2 15 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.32%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.16%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (5.88%) QA
2 12 (1.91%) GCP
3 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (4.93%) Docker
2 3 (0.48%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 35 (5.56%) Puppet
2 18 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (2.54%) Kubernetes
4 14 (2.23%) Capistrano
5 4 (0.64%) Ansible
Vendors
1 166 (26.39%) Zend
2 27 (4.29%) Google
3 26 (4.13%) Twitter
4 19 (3.02%) Atlassian
5 13 (2.07%) Adobe
6 9 (1.43%) Facebook
6 9 (1.43%) Sony
7 8 (1.27%) Microsoft
8 5 (0.79%) Yahoo!
9 3 (0.48%) Oracle
10 2 (0.32%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.32%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.16%) WooCommerce