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

Object-Oriented PHP (OO PHP)
UK
6 months to
21 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 661 601 618
Rank change year-on-year -60 +17 -76
Permanent jobs citing OO PHP 578 815 895
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.33% 0.41% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.46% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 517 749 818
UK median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,250 £26,200 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 158275 175507 192436
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.92% 89.06% 88.16%
Number of salaries quoted 125523 146398 157190
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,625 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 August 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 August 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 -62 546 £37,500 - 64
UK excluding London -21 438 £35,000 - 58
North of England -15 177 £35,000 - 21
North West +25 121 £40,000 - 10
London -40 119 £51,250 +7.89% 8
South East -30 99 £40,000 +1.27% 11
Midlands -1 76 £32,500 +4.84% 14
South West -2 56 £32,500 - 8
Yorkshire -30 55 £32,500 -7.14% 11
West Midlands -24 46 £32,500 +18.18% 7
East Midlands +35 30 £35,000 - 7
East of England +12 18 £28,500 -18.57% 2
Scotland +9 12 £28,000 -20.00%
North East +16 1 £27,500 -12.00%

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 578 (100.00%) PHP
2 538 (93.08%) OO
3 460 (79.58%) JavaScript
4 434 (75.09%) HTML
5 420 (72.66%) MySQL
6 418 (72.32%) CSS
7 302 (52.25%) MVC
8 233 (40.31%) jQuery
9 208 (35.99%) Git (software)
10 206 (35.64%) HTML5
11 201 (34.78%) Linux
11 201 (34.78%) Laravel
12 199 (34.43%) Agile Software Development
13 196 (33.91%) Web Development
14 175 (30.28%) E-Commerce
15 173 (29.93%) Symfony
16 140 (24.22%) Zend
17 127 (21.97%) LAMP
18 106 (18.34%) Magento
19 104 (17.99%) CSS3
20 90 (15.57%) Scrum
20 90 (15.57%) AngularJS
21 86 (14.88%) OOP
22 76 (13.15%) PHP 5
22 76 (13.15%) SQL
23 74 (12.80%) TDD
23 74 (12.80%) Node.js
24 73 (12.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 72 (12.46%) Front End Development
25 72 (12.46%) PHPUnit

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 71 (12.28%) CMS
2 66 (11.42%) Elasticsearch
3 54 (9.34%) WordPress
4 46 (7.96%) Drupal
5 42 (7.27%) Apache
6 27 (4.67%) Apache Solr
7 17 (2.94%) nginx
8 15 (2.60%) Joomla!
9 3 (0.52%) ExpressionEngine
10 2 (0.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.35%) JBoss
10 2 (0.35%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.35%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.17%) lighttpd
11 1 (0.17%) Magnolia
11 1 (0.17%) Moodle
11 1 (0.17%) Movable Type
11 1 (0.17%) SAS
11 1 (0.17%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.17%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (1.73%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 106 (18.34%) Magento
2 3 (0.52%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (0.52%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.35%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.35%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 38 (6.57%) GitHub
2 29 (5.02%) SaaS
3 27 (4.67%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (2.77%) Google Cloud Platform
5 14 (2.42%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (2.08%) Google App Engine
7 6 (1.04%) DigitalOcean
7 6 (1.04%) Linode
7 6 (1.04%) Slack
8 3 (0.52%) AdWords
8 3 (0.52%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.52%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (0.35%) Route 53
10 1 (0.17%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.17%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.56%) Internet
2 7 (1.21%) FTP
3 6 (1.04%) HTTP
4 4 (0.69%) Intranet
5 2 (0.35%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.17%) DNS
6 1 (0.17%) Extranet
6 1 (0.17%) Firewall
6 1 (0.17%) SMTP
6 1 (0.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 420 (72.66%) MySQL
2 45 (7.79%) Redis
3 40 (6.92%) MongoDB
4 29 (5.02%) SQL Server
5 28 (4.84%) NoSQL
6 24 (4.15%) Relational Database
7 22 (3.81%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (0.69%) MariaDB
9 2 (0.35%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.35%) Big Data
10 1 (0.17%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.17%) OLAP
10 1 (0.17%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 208 (35.99%) Git (software)
2 72 (12.46%) PHPUnit
3 38 (6.57%) Jenkins
3 38 (6.57%) Vagrant
4 36 (6.23%) Subversion
5 30 (5.19%) JIRA
6 21 (3.63%) Grunt
6 21 (3.63%) gulp
7 13 (2.25%) Codeception
8 8 (1.38%) Selenium
8 8 (1.38%) webpack
9 7 (1.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (0.87%) git-flow
10 5 (0.87%) PuPHPet
10 5 (0.87%) Travis CI
11 4 (0.69%) Mercurial
12 3 (0.52%) Bitbucket
13 1 (0.17%) GitLab
13 1 (0.17%) Mockito
13 1 (0.17%) Xdebug
General
1 57 (9.86%) Retail
2 42 (7.27%) Marketing
3 32 (5.54%) Games
4 24 (4.15%) Finance
5 23 (3.98%) Publishing
6 18 (3.11%) Back Office
7 8 (1.38%) Advertising
7 8 (1.38%) Legal
8 4 (0.69%) Law
9 3 (0.52%) Banking
10 2 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.35%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.17%) Japanese Language
11 1 (0.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 543 (93.94%) Developer
2 475 (82.18%) PHP Developer
3 99 (17.13%) Senior Developer
4 94 (16.26%) Web Developer
5 91 (15.74%) Senior PHP Developer
6 80 (13.84%) PHP Web Developer
7 35 (6.06%) MySQL Developer
7 35 (6.06%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 32 (5.54%) Junior
8 32 (5.54%) Junior Developer
9 30 (5.19%) Magento Developer
10 28 (4.84%) Full Stack Developer
10 28 (4.84%) HTML Developer
11 27 (4.67%) JavaScript Developer
11 27 (4.67%) Junior PHP Developer
12 24 (4.15%) PHP Laravel Developer
13 21 (3.63%) HTML CSS Developer
13 21 (3.63%) Lead Developer
13 21 (3.63%) OO PHP Developer
14 19 (3.29%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 434 (75.09%) HTML
2 418 (72.32%) CSS
3 233 (40.31%) jQuery
4 206 (35.64%) HTML5
5 201 (34.78%) Laravel
6 173 (29.93%) Symfony
7 127 (21.97%) LAMP
8 104 (17.99%) CSS3
9 90 (15.57%) AngularJS
10 74 (12.80%) Node.js
11 73 (12.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 58 (10.03%) Sass
13 50 (8.65%) Ajax
14 41 (7.09%) React
15 39 (6.75%) XHTML
16 36 (6.23%) Web Services
17 33 (5.71%) CodeIgniter
18 31 (5.36%) RESTful
19 29 (5.02%) REST
20 28 (4.84%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 42 (7.27%) User Experience
2 32 (5.54%) Mobile App
3 28 (4.84%) Greenfield Project
4 21 (3.63%) Linux Command Line
5 18 (3.11%) BBC
6 17 (2.94%) iPad
7 16 (2.77%) Online Games
8 12 (2.08%) Computer Science
9 10 (1.73%) Mobile Games
9 10 (1.73%) Semantic Web
10 6 (1.04%) Blog
10 6 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (0.87%) Animation
11 5 (0.87%) e-Learning
12 4 (0.69%) Digital Media
13 3 (0.52%) Analytical Skills
13 3 (0.52%) Social Media
14 2 (0.35%) Driving Licence
14 2 (0.35%) Enterprise Storage
14 2 (0.35%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 201 (34.78%) Linux
2 44 (7.61%) Unix
3 10 (1.73%) Ubuntu
4 7 (1.21%) CentOS
5 5 (0.87%) Debian
6 3 (0.52%) Windows
7 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 538 (93.08%) OO
2 302 (52.25%) MVC
3 199 (34.43%) Agile Software Development
4 196 (33.91%) Web Development
5 175 (30.28%) E-Commerce
6 90 (15.57%) Scrum
7 86 (14.88%) OOP
8 74 (12.80%) TDD
9 72 (12.46%) Front End Development
10 50 (8.65%) Continuous Integration
11 44 (7.61%) Open Source
12 41 (7.09%) Mentoring
13 40 (6.92%) DevOps
14 37 (6.40%) Software Engineering
15 36 (6.23%) API Integration
16 35 (6.06%) Unit Testing
17 32 (5.54%) CRM
18 25 (4.33%) Workflow
19 23 (3.98%) Business Intelligence
19 23 (3.98%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 578 (100.00%) PHP
2 460 (79.58%) JavaScript
3 76 (13.15%) PHP 5
3 76 (13.15%) SQL
4 27 (4.67%) Python
5 25 (4.33%) PHP 7
6 16 (2.77%) Ruby
7 15 (2.60%) Java
8 10 (1.73%) Bash Shell
8 10 (1.73%) Perl
9 8 (1.38%) ES6
10 5 (0.87%) C#
11 4 (0.69%) C
12 3 (0.52%) Bourne shell
13 1 (0.17%) Go
13 1 (0.17%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.17%) Scala
13 1 (0.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (8.13%) Degree
2 9 (1.56%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.46%) QA
2 12 (2.08%) GCP
3 2 (0.35%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 39 (6.75%) Docker
2 6 (1.04%) LXC
2 6 (1.04%) Virtual Servers
3 5 (0.87%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 26 (4.50%) Puppet
2 17 (2.94%) Capistrano
3 14 (2.42%) Kubernetes
4 13 (2.25%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (1.04%) Ansible
Vendors
1 140 (24.22%) Zend
2 16 (2.77%) Twitter
3 13 (2.25%) Atlassian
4 9 (1.56%) Google
5 8 (1.38%) Sony
6 7 (1.21%) Facebook
7 6 (1.04%) Sencha
8 5 (0.87%) Adobe
9 2 (0.35%) Microsoft
9 2 (0.35%) Oracle
9 2 (0.35%) Rackspace
9 2 (0.35%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.35%) Yahoo!
10 1 (0.17%) PayPal
10 1 (0.17%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.17%) Sage