Period
to 15 October 2019

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 15 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented PHP (OO PHP)
UK
6 months to
15 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 705 800 700
Rank change year-on-year +95 -100 -73
Permanent jobs citing OO PHP 389 378 537
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.23% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.25% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 364 355 471
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £61,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -

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 126,716 151,081 160,508
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.14% 91.79% 92.33%
Number of salaries quoted 99,622 120,303 126,709
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £83,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 15 October 2019.

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 15 October 2019. 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 +117 367 £42,500 +6.25% 95
UK excluding London +71 324 £40,000 - 85
South East +56 112 £44,000 +10.00% 11
North of England +4 91 £36,500 -2.67% 30
North West +29 75 £37,500 - 14
Midlands +59 64 £35,000 - 22
London +93 58 £55,000 +12.24% 13
West Midlands +49 51 £37,500 - 12
East of England +93 25 £50,000 +33.33% 7
South West -14 17 £45,000 +24.14% 12
Yorkshire +1 14 £35,500 +9.23% 8
East Midlands +28 13 £32,500 -7.14% 10
Scotland +19 9 £42,500 +9.68% 2
Wales +5 5 £32,500 -3.70% 1
North East +17 2 £32,500 - 8
Northern Ireland -9 1 £33,750 -35.71%

For the 6 months to 15 October 2019, 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.

1 386 (99.23%) PHP
2 376 (96.66%) OO
3 301 (77.38%) MySQL
4 288 (74.04%) JavaScript
5 275 (70.69%) HTML
6 274 (70.44%) CSS
7 196 (50.39%) MVC
8 168 (43.19%) Laravel
9 164 (42.16%) Linux
10 163 (41.90%) jQuery
11 162 (41.65%) Web Development
12 161 (41.39%) Agile Software Development
12 161 (41.39%) Git (software)
13 130 (33.42%) Zend
14 121 (31.11%) OOP
15 95 (24.42%) Symfony
16 93 (23.91%) REST
17 89 (22.88%) Web Services
18 85 (21.85%) LAMP
19 83 (21.34%) Ajax
20 80 (20.57%) SQL Server
21 77 (19.79%) CodeIgniter
21 77 (19.79%) Docker
22 72 (18.51%) SQL
23 66 (16.97%) TDD
23 66 (16.97%) WordPress
24 65 (16.71%) HTML5
25 63 (16.20%) SOAP
26 61 (15.68%) Mobile App
27 59 (15.17%) Mobile Application 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 66 (16.97%) WordPress
2 15 (3.86%) Apache
3 14 (3.60%) CMS
4 13 (3.34%) Drupal
5 8 (2.06%) ExpressionEngine
5 8 (2.06%) nginx
6 3 (0.77%) Moodle
7 1 (0.26%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.26%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.26%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 1 (0.26%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.26%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 46 (11.83%) Magento
2 12 (3.08%) Payment Gateway
3 10 (2.57%) Shopify
4 8 (2.06%) CiviCRM
Cloud Services
1 50 (12.85%) SaaS
2 37 (9.51%) AWS
3 29 (7.46%) Azure
4 26 (6.68%) GitHub
5 10 (2.57%) GCP
6 9 (2.31%) npm
7 8 (2.06%) Asana
7 8 (2.06%) OpenShift
8 2 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.51%) Serverless
9 1 (0.26%) Datadog
9 1 (0.26%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.26%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.29%) Firewall
2 2 (0.51%) Internet
3 1 (0.26%) HTTP
3 1 (0.26%) LAN
3 1 (0.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 301 (77.38%) MySQL
2 80 (20.57%) SQL Server
3 22 (5.66%) PostgreSQL
4 21 (5.40%) NoSQL
5 18 (4.63%) MariaDB
6 16 (4.11%) MongoDB
6 16 (4.11%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.03%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.03%) Redis
8 2 (0.51%) FileMaker
9 1 (0.26%) Big Data
9 1 (0.26%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 161 (41.39%) Git (software)
2 26 (6.68%) Bitbucket
3 24 (6.17%) PHPUnit
4 23 (5.91%) Subversion
5 16 (4.11%) Jenkins
6 15 (3.86%) JIRA
7 14 (3.60%) webpack
8 11 (2.83%) GitLab
9 10 (2.57%) git-flow
10 8 (2.06%) Babel
10 8 (2.06%) Mercurial
11 6 (1.54%) Selenium
11 6 (1.54%) Vagrant
12 3 (0.77%) Grunt
12 3 (0.77%) gulp
13 2 (0.51%) PostCSS
14 1 (0.26%) Bower
14 1 (0.26%) Cucumber
14 1 (0.26%) Mocha
14 1 (0.26%) PhpStorm
General
1 20 (5.14%) Marketing
2 16 (4.11%) Retail
3 7 (1.80%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (1.54%) Finance
5 5 (1.29%) Publishing
6 4 (1.03%) Back Office
6 4 (1.03%) Games
7 3 (0.77%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.51%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.26%) Automotive
9 1 (0.26%) Banking
9 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.26%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 376 (96.66%) Developer
2 295 (75.84%) PHP Developer
3 106 (27.25%) Senior Developer
4 89 (22.88%) Senior PHP Developer
5 45 (11.57%) Full Stack Developer
6 44 (11.31%) Software Developer
7 36 (9.25%) Senior Software Developer
7 36 (9.25%) Web Developer
8 32 (8.23%) LAMP Developer
8 32 (8.23%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 31 (7.97%) Senior LAMP Developer
10 14 (3.60%) PHP Laravel Developer
10 14 (3.60%) PHP Web Developer
11 12 (3.08%) JavaScript Developer
12 11 (2.83%) Junior
12 11 (2.83%) Junior Developer
13 9 (2.31%) Junior PHP Developer
13 9 (2.31%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
13 9 (2.31%) Software Engineer
13 9 (2.31%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 275 (70.69%) HTML
2 274 (70.44%) CSS
3 168 (43.19%) Laravel
4 163 (41.90%) jQuery
5 95 (24.42%) Symfony
6 93 (23.91%) REST
7 89 (22.88%) Web Services
8 85 (21.85%) LAMP
9 83 (21.34%) Ajax
10 77 (19.79%) CodeIgniter
11 65 (16.71%) HTML5
12 63 (16.20%) SOAP
13 54 (13.88%) Yii
14 49 (12.60%) Sass
14 49 (12.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 43 (11.05%) CSS3
16 41 (10.54%) AngularJS
17 34 (8.74%) Node.js
18 30 (7.71%) React
18 30 (7.71%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 61 (15.68%) Mobile App
2 22 (5.66%) User Experience
3 21 (5.40%) Linux Command Line
4 16 (4.11%) Greenfield Project
5 13 (3.34%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (1.80%) Blog
7 6 (1.54%) Semantic Web
8 5 (1.29%) Hedge funds
9 4 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.03%) Xbox
10 3 (0.77%) e-Learning
10 3 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.51%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.51%) Learning Management System
11 2 (0.51%) Life Science
11 2 (0.51%) NHS
12 1 (0.26%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.26%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 1 (0.26%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 164 (42.16%) Linux
2 18 (4.63%) Unix
3 9 (2.31%) Mac OS
4 8 (2.06%) CentOS
4 8 (2.06%) Ubuntu
5 4 (1.03%) Android
6 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.26%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 376 (96.66%) OO
2 196 (50.39%) MVC
3 162 (41.65%) Web Development
4 161 (41.39%) Agile Software Development
5 121 (31.11%) OOP
6 66 (16.97%) TDD
7 59 (15.17%) Mobile Application Development
8 48 (12.34%) Unit Testing
9 40 (10.28%) Scrum
10 38 (9.77%) Problem-Solving
11 37 (9.51%) Mentoring
12 27 (6.94%) E-Commerce
13 24 (6.17%) Test Automation
14 22 (5.66%) DevOps
15 19 (4.88%) BDD
15 19 (4.88%) Software Engineering
16 18 (4.63%) Front End Development
17 16 (4.11%) API Integration
18 14 (3.60%) Open Source
19 13 (3.34%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 386 (99.23%) PHP
2 288 (74.04%) JavaScript
3 72 (18.51%) SQL
4 52 (13.37%) PHP 5
5 34 (8.74%) PHP 7
6 15 (3.86%) Bash Shell
7 11 (2.83%) ES6
8 9 (2.31%) Python
9 8 (2.06%) JSX
10 7 (1.80%) Java
11 6 (1.54%) C
12 5 (1.29%) C++
12 5 (1.29%) T-SQL
13 4 (1.03%) C#
14 3 (0.77%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.51%) R
16 1 (0.26%) Ruby
16 1 (0.26%) TypeScript
16 1 (0.26%) VB
16 1 (0.26%) VB6
Qualifications
1 13 (3.34%) Degree
2 5 (1.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.26%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.29%) QA
2 2 (0.51%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 77 (19.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (4.88%) Kubernetes
2 12 (3.08%) Ansible
3 10 (2.57%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.51%) Puppet
5 1 (0.26%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 130 (33.42%) Zend
2 16 (4.11%) Salesforce.com
2 16 (4.11%) Twitter
3 13 (3.34%) Atlassian
4 8 (2.06%) Cypress Semiconductor
4 8 (2.06%) Marketo
4 8 (2.06%) Pardot
5 5 (1.29%) Google
6 4 (1.03%) Apple
7 2 (0.51%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.26%) Cisco
8 1 (0.26%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.26%) PayPal