Period
to 21 June 2018

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 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented PHP (OO PHP)
UK
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 727 658 596
Rank change year-on-year -69 -62 -40
Permanent jobs citing OO PHP 497 610 857
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.35% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.39% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 468 570 801
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £61,250 £56,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -

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 156,599 156,360 180,940
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 90.77% 90.62% 89.97%
Number of salaries quoted 125,830 127,318 150,486
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +2.15%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

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 June 2018.

Salary histogram for OO PHP in the UK

OO PHP
Top 16 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 June 2018. 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 -62 483 £37,500 - 126
UK excluding London -26 417 £37,500 +7.14% 104
North of England +26 202 £35,250 +0.71% 57
South East +30 122 £40,000 - 11
North West -18 99 £37,500 - 49
Yorkshire +40 94 £35,000 - 7
London -66 77 £52,500 +5.00% 23
Midlands -6 54 £32,500 -7.14% 27
West Midlands -1 34 £35,000 +4.48% 19
South West -46 23 £35,000 +7.69% 7
East Midlands -6 20 £32,500 -7.14% 8
North East - 9 £28,500 - 1
East of England -12 6 £33,750 +18.42% 1
Wales - 6 £33,750 - 1
Scotland -42 3 £35,000 +25.00%
Northern Ireland - 2 £52,500 -

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, IT jobs citing OO PHP 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 OO PHP.

1 497 (100.00%) PHP
2 453 (91.15%) OO
3 367 (73.84%) JavaScript
4 355 (71.43%) MySQL
5 346 (69.62%) HTML
6 328 (66.00%) CSS
7 266 (53.52%) MVC
8 207 (41.65%) Laravel
9 205 (41.25%) Git (software)
10 196 (39.44%) Symfony
11 194 (39.03%) Web Development
12 172 (34.61%) jQuery
13 144 (28.97%) Zend
13 144 (28.97%) HTML5
13 144 (28.97%) LAMP
14 135 (27.16%) Linux
15 125 (25.15%) Agile Software Development
16 100 (20.12%) OOP
17 99 (19.92%) CSS3
18 97 (19.52%) E-Commerce
19 82 (16.50%) SQL
20 72 (14.49%) Retail
21 70 (14.08%) AngularJS
22 69 (13.88%) WordPress
23 67 (13.48%) Ajax
23 67 (13.48%) Java
24 59 (11.87%) React
25 56 (11.27%) Finance
25 56 (11.27%) PHP 5
26 55 (11.07%) Magento

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 69 (13.88%) WordPress
2 49 (9.86%) CMS
3 42 (8.45%) Drupal
4 37 (7.44%) Apache
5 10 (2.01%) Apache Solr
5 10 (2.01%) nginx
6 8 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (1.01%) Confluence
7 5 (1.01%) Joomla!
8 3 (0.60%) concrete5
8 3 (0.60%) ExpressionEngine
8 3 (0.60%) SugarCRM
9 1 (0.20%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.20%) Moodle
9 1 (0.20%) OpenStack
Applications
1 10 (2.01%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (0.60%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 55 (11.07%) Magento
2 3 (0.60%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.20%) OpenCart
3 1 (0.20%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 23 (4.63%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (3.62%) SaaS
3 14 (2.82%) Twilio
4 13 (2.62%) Google Cloud Platform
5 12 (2.41%) GitHub
6 8 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (1.21%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (1.21%) Amazon S3
8 5 (1.01%) npm
9 4 (0.80%) Sage Pay
9 4 (0.80%) Serverless
10 2 (0.40%) AdWords
10 2 (0.40%) CloudFront
10 2 (0.40%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.40%) Route 53
10 2 (0.40%) Yarn
11 1 (0.20%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.20%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.41%) Internet
2 5 (1.01%) DNS
3 4 (0.80%) SSH
4 2 (0.40%) AMQP
4 2 (0.40%) Asterisk PBX
4 2 (0.40%) HTTP
5 1 (0.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 355 (71.43%) MySQL
2 48 (9.66%) Relational Database
3 33 (6.64%) NoSQL
4 22 (4.43%) PostgreSQL
5 19 (3.82%) MongoDB
6 14 (2.82%) Redis
7 13 (2.62%) SQL Server
8 3 (0.60%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (0.60%) CouchDB
9 2 (0.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (0.40%) Big Data
9 2 (0.40%) MariaDB
9 2 (0.40%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 205 (41.25%) Git (software)
2 51 (10.26%) PHPUnit
3 30 (6.04%) Subversion
4 26 (5.23%) git-flow
5 21 (4.23%) Selenium
6 18 (3.62%) Grunt
7 17 (3.42%) gulp
7 17 (3.42%) JIRA
8 13 (2.62%) Jenkins
8 13 (2.62%) webpack
9 6 (1.21%) PostCSS
10 5 (1.01%) Bower
11 4 (0.80%) Vagrant
12 3 (0.60%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 3 (0.60%) Babel
13 2 (0.40%) Bitbucket
13 2 (0.40%) Eclipse
13 2 (0.40%) Mercurial
13 2 (0.40%) NetBeans
13 2 (0.40%) Sinon.JS
General
1 72 (14.49%) Retail
2 56 (11.27%) Finance
3 33 (6.64%) Advertising
4 19 (3.82%) Marketing
5 16 (3.22%) Automotive
6 14 (2.82%) Games
7 12 (2.41%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.61%) Publishing
9 5 (1.01%) Electronics
10 4 (0.80%) Legal
11 3 (0.60%) Local Government
12 2 (0.40%) Banking
12 2 (0.40%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.20%) Back Office
13 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.20%) Law
Job Titles
1 475 (95.57%) Developer
2 422 (84.91%) PHP Developer
3 87 (17.51%) Senior Developer
4 83 (16.70%) Senior PHP Developer
5 37 (7.44%) Web Developer
6 31 (6.24%) PHP Laravel Developer
7 25 (5.03%) Junior
7 25 (5.03%) Software Developer
8 24 (4.83%) Full Stack Developer
8 24 (4.83%) Junior Developer
9 23 (4.63%) JavaScript Developer
10 21 (4.23%) Backend Developer
10 21 (4.23%) Junior PHP Developer
10 21 (4.23%) PHP Web Developer
11 18 (3.62%) Magento Developer
12 16 (3.22%) HTML Developer
13 15 (3.02%) HTML CSS Developer
14 14 (2.82%) MySQL Developer
14 14 (2.82%) PHP MySQL Developer
15 13 (2.62%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 346 (69.62%) HTML
2 328 (66.00%) CSS
3 207 (41.65%) Laravel
4 196 (39.44%) Symfony
5 172 (34.61%) jQuery
6 144 (28.97%) HTML5
6 144 (28.97%) LAMP
7 99 (19.92%) CSS3
8 70 (14.08%) AngularJS
9 67 (13.48%) Ajax
10 59 (11.87%) React
11 50 (10.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 48 (9.66%) RESTful
12 48 (9.66%) Sass
13 46 (9.26%) REST
14 43 (8.65%) CakePHP
15 39 (7.85%) Zend Framework
16 32 (6.44%) XML
17 31 (6.24%) JSON
17 31 (6.24%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 52 (10.46%) Self-Motivation
2 32 (6.44%) Greenfield Project
3 26 (5.23%) Mobile App
4 25 (5.03%) Computer Science
5 22 (4.43%) User Experience
6 12 (2.41%) Linux Command Line
7 11 (2.21%) Blog
8 8 (1.61%) Social Media
9 4 (0.80%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (0.80%) Fintech
10 3 (0.60%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.60%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.60%) Xbox
11 2 (0.40%) Enterprise Cloud
11 2 (0.40%) iPhone
12 1 (0.20%) BBC
12 1 (0.20%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.20%) IVR
12 1 (0.20%) Private Cloud
12 1 (0.20%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 135 (27.16%) Linux
2 18 (3.62%) Unix
3 15 (3.02%) Windows
4 10 (2.01%) Android
4 10 (2.01%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.01%) CentOS
5 5 (1.01%) Mac OS
6 3 (0.60%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.20%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 453 (91.15%) OO
2 266 (53.52%) MVC
3 194 (39.03%) Web Development
4 125 (25.15%) Agile Software Development
5 100 (20.12%) OOP
6 97 (19.52%) E-Commerce
7 48 (9.66%) Mentoring
8 47 (9.46%) Front End Development
9 46 (9.26%) TDD
10 45 (9.05%) Test Automation
11 36 (7.24%) Unit Testing
12 35 (7.04%) Time Management
13 34 (6.84%) Customer-Centricity
14 28 (5.63%) Problem-Solving
15 27 (5.43%) Continuous Integration
16 24 (4.83%) Scrum
16 24 (4.83%) Software Engineering
17 19 (3.82%) CRM
18 17 (3.42%) Open Source
18 17 (3.42%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 497 (100.00%) PHP
2 367 (73.84%) JavaScript
3 82 (16.50%) SQL
4 67 (13.48%) Java
5 56 (11.27%) PHP 5
6 32 (6.44%) Python
7 29 (5.84%) PHP 7
8 26 (5.23%) Ruby
9 22 (4.43%) ES6
10 13 (2.62%) C#
11 7 (1.41%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.01%) C
12 5 (1.01%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.60%) C++
13 3 (0.60%) Go
13 3 (0.60%) Perl
14 2 (0.40%) Apex Code
14 2 (0.40%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.20%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (8.05%) Degree
2 17 (3.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.20%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.02%) QA
2 5 (1.01%) GCP
System Software
1 10 (2.01%) Docker
2 5 (1.01%) Varnish
3 1 (0.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.40%) Rancher
1 2 (0.40%) Terraform
2 1 (0.20%) cPanel
2 1 (0.20%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.20%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.20%) Puppet
Vendors
1 144 (28.97%) Zend
2 28 (5.63%) Google
3 27 (5.43%) Oracle
3 27 (5.43%) Twitter
4 10 (2.01%) Facebook
5 8 (1.61%) Capita
6 5 (1.01%) Microsoft
7 4 (0.80%) Adobe
7 4 (0.80%) PayPal
7 4 (0.80%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.40%) IFS
8 2 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.40%) VMware
9 1 (0.20%) Apple
9 1 (0.20%) NVIDIA
9 1 (0.20%) Sony
9 1 (0.20%) WooCommerce
9 1 (0.20%) WorldPay