Period
to 17 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Symfony skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Symfony over the 6 months to 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Symfony
UK
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 461 362 441
Rank change year-on-year -99 +79 +7
Permanent jobs citing Symfony 938 1,495 1,233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.62% 0.86% 0.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.57% 2.14% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 804 1,381 1,147
UK median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £63,750 £60,450
UK excluding London median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - -

Symfony is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 59,880 69,903 69,869
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.61% 40.36% 39.28%
Number of salaries quoted 49,028 58,577 60,413
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £76,350
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Symfony
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Symfony in the UK

Symfony
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Symfony in the UK

Symfony
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Symfony over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Symfony in the UK

Symfony
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Symfony within the UK over the 6 months to 17 January 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 -106 846 £45,000 +5.88% 275
UK excluding London -113 527 £39,000 +4.00% 207
London -37 397 £55,000 - 84
South East -87 135 £42,500 - 33
North of England -94 113 £37,500 - 60
South West +39 112 £40,000 +14.29% 51
Scotland +39 68 £35,000 +6.06% 8
North West -49 67 £36,000 -10.00% 39
Midlands -83 57 £32,500 -7.14% 29
Yorkshire -49 40 £40,000 +14.29% 17
East of England +22 33 £40,000 +14.29% 20
West Midlands -27 33 £33,750 +3.85% 14
East Midlands -40 24 £32,500 -9.72% 15
North East +11 6 £37,500 -16.67% 4
Wales -3 5 £37,500 - 7
Northern Ireland - 4 £42,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, IT jobs citing Symfony 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 Symfony.

1 918 (97.87%) PHP
2 588 (62.69%) JavaScript
3 556 (59.28%) Laravel
4 530 (56.50%) CSS
5 529 (56.40%) HTML
6 446 (47.55%) MySQL
7 365 (38.91%) Agile Software Development
8 302 (32.20%) Git (software)
9 296 (31.56%) MVC
10 274 (29.21%) Web Development
11 268 (28.57%) Zend
12 257 (27.40%) AngularJS
13 206 (21.96%) jQuery
14 187 (19.94%) React
15 178 (18.98%) HTML5
15 178 (18.98%) OO
16 173 (18.44%) Linux
17 169 (18.02%) LAMP
18 152 (16.20%) SQL
19 140 (14.93%) E-Commerce
20 138 (14.71%) TDD
21 134 (14.29%) OOP
22 124 (13.22%) Scrum
23 123 (13.11%) CSS3
24 112 (11.94%) Amazon AWS
24 112 (11.94%) Drupal
25 108 (11.51%) Vue.js
26 103 (10.98%) Python
27 99 (10.55%) Docker
28 98 (10.45%) DevOps

Symfony
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
1 112 (11.94%) Drupal
2 87 (9.28%) CMS
3 86 (9.17%) WordPress
4 59 (6.29%) Elasticsearch
5 48 (5.12%) Apache
6 39 (4.16%) nginx
7 15 (1.60%) Apache Solr
8 12 (1.28%) IIS
9 9 (0.96%) Confluence
10 5 (0.53%) concrete5
10 5 (0.53%) Umbraco
11 4 (0.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 3 (0.32%) SharePoint
12 3 (0.32%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.21%) MODX
13 2 (0.21%) PrestaShop
14 1 (0.11%) Apache Airflow
14 1 (0.11%) Apache Spark
14 1 (0.11%) Jupyter
14 1 (0.11%) Totara
Applications
1 13 (1.39%) Photoshop
2 4 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.11%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.11%) GIMP
4 1 (0.11%) InDesign
4 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 78 (8.32%) Magento
2 8 (0.85%) Payment Gateway
3 6 (0.64%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.43%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 112 (11.94%) Amazon AWS
2 66 (7.04%) SaaS
3 20 (2.13%) Amazon S3
4 19 (2.03%) Amazon EC2
4 19 (2.03%) Amazon SQS
4 19 (2.03%) Microsoft Azure
5 18 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
6 17 (1.81%) GitHub
7 13 (1.39%) Serverless
8 9 (0.96%) npm
9 6 (0.64%) AWS Lambda
10 4 (0.43%) Google Analytics
11 3 (0.32%) AdWords
11 3 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (0.32%) Yarn
12 2 (0.21%) AWS Fargate
12 2 (0.21%) Basecamp
12 2 (0.21%) PaaS
13 1 (0.11%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 1 (0.11%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 18 (1.92%) HTTP
2 8 (0.85%) Intranet
3 7 (0.75%) Internet
4 3 (0.32%) VoIP
5 2 (0.21%) AMQP
6 1 (0.11%) DNS
6 1 (0.11%) Plixer Scrutinizer
6 1 (0.11%) SMS
6 1 (0.11%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 446 (47.55%) MySQL
2 54 (5.76%) PostgreSQL
3 51 (5.44%) SQL Server
4 41 (4.37%) MongoDB
5 34 (3.62%) Relational Database
6 33 (3.52%) NoSQL
7 24 (2.56%) MariaDB
8 23 (2.45%) Redis
9 19 (2.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 11 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (1.07%) Blockchain
12 7 (0.75%) FileMaker
13 2 (0.21%) Big Data
13 2 (0.21%) Pentaho
13 2 (0.21%) RDBMS
14 1 (0.11%) Amazon Aurora
14 1 (0.11%) CouchDB
14 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2000
14 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2005
14 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 302 (32.20%) Git (software)
2 68 (7.25%) Subversion
3 58 (6.18%) PHPUnit
4 50 (5.33%) Jenkins
4 50 (5.33%) JIRA
5 46 (4.90%) gulp
6 34 (3.62%) Grunt
7 28 (2.99%) webpack
8 16 (1.71%) git-flow
9 15 (1.60%) Travis CI
10 14 (1.49%) Babel
10 14 (1.49%) Mercurial
10 14 (1.49%) Xdebug
11 12 (1.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 12 (1.28%) GitLab
11 12 (1.28%) Vagrant
12 11 (1.17%) Bitbucket
13 10 (1.07%) Selenium
14 7 (0.75%) JUnit
15 6 (0.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 93 (9.91%) Finance
2 56 (5.97%) Retail
3 45 (4.80%) Marketing
4 34 (3.62%) Advertising
5 30 (3.20%) Publishing
6 26 (2.77%) Games
7 22 (2.35%) Manufacturing
8 19 (2.03%) Legal
9 15 (1.60%) Electronics
10 14 (1.49%) Telecoms
11 13 (1.39%) Back Office
12 9 (0.96%) Banking
12 9 (0.96%) Law
13 4 (0.43%) Automotive
13 4 (0.43%) Music Industry
14 3 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.21%) Military
16 1 (0.11%) Aerospace
16 1 (0.11%) Billing
16 1 (0.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 867 (92.43%) Developer
2 615 (65.57%) PHP Developer
3 191 (20.36%) Senior Developer
4 146 (15.57%) Web Developer
5 141 (15.03%) Senior PHP Developer
6 102 (10.87%) Full Stack Developer
7 80 (8.53%) Symfony Developer
8 56 (5.97%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 56 (5.97%) PHP Web Developer
9 51 (5.44%) Backend Developer
10 46 (4.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 45 (4.80%) PHP Laravel Developer
12 32 (3.41%) JavaScript Developer
13 31 (3.30%) Lead Developer
13 31 (3.30%) Software Developer
14 29 (3.09%) Drupal Developer
15 26 (2.77%) Senior Web Developer
16 21 (2.24%) Lead PHP Developer
16 21 (2.24%) MySQL Developer
16 21 (2.24%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 556 (59.28%) Laravel
2 530 (56.50%) CSS
3 529 (56.40%) HTML
4 257 (27.40%) AngularJS
5 206 (21.96%) jQuery
6 187 (19.94%) React
7 178 (18.98%) HTML5
8 169 (18.02%) LAMP
9 123 (13.11%) CSS3
10 108 (11.51%) Vue.js
11 87 (9.28%) Sass
12 84 (8.96%) REST
13 83 (8.85%) Node.js
14 82 (8.74%) Yii
15 81 (8.64%) RESTful
16 78 (8.32%) CodeIgniter
17 76 (8.10%) Web Services
18 71 (7.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 66 (7.04%) CakePHP
20 57 (6.08%) Doctrine
Miscellaneous
1 90 (9.59%) User Experience
2 81 (8.64%) Greenfield Project
3 57 (6.08%) Fintech
4 44 (4.69%) Mobile App
5 40 (4.26%) Self-Motivation
6 33 (3.52%) Linux Command Line
7 20 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (1.39%) Virtual Team
9 12 (1.28%) Driving Licence
10 11 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 7 (0.75%) Graphic Design
12 7 (0.75%) Life Science
12 7 (0.75%) Video Editing
13 6 (0.64%) Xbox
14 5 (0.53%) Digital Media
15 4 (0.43%) Music Streaming
16 3 (0.32%) Animation
16 3 (0.32%) e-Learning
17 2 (0.21%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 173 (18.44%) Linux
2 33 (3.52%) Windows
3 12 (1.28%) Android
3 12 (1.28%) Apple iOS
4 9 (0.96%) Unix
5 8 (0.85%) Mac OS
6 7 (0.75%) Windows Server
7 5 (0.53%) CentOS
8 4 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.11%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 365 (38.91%) Agile Software Development
2 296 (31.56%) MVC
3 274 (29.21%) Web Development
4 178 (18.98%) OO
5 140 (14.93%) E-Commerce
6 138 (14.71%) TDD
7 134 (14.29%) OOP
8 124 (13.22%) Scrum
9 98 (10.45%) DevOps
10 90 (9.59%) Front End Development
11 78 (8.32%) Continuous Integration
12 77 (8.21%) Software Engineering
13 64 (6.82%) Kanban
14 63 (6.72%) OO PHP
15 61 (6.50%) Unit Testing
16 57 (6.08%) BDD
16 57 (6.08%) Mentoring
16 57 (6.08%) Microservices
17 46 (4.90%) Problem-Solving
17 46 (4.90%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 918 (97.87%) PHP
2 588 (62.69%) JavaScript
3 152 (16.20%) SQL
4 103 (10.98%) Python
5 81 (8.64%) Java
6 76 (8.10%) PHP 7
7 34 (3.62%) PHP 5
8 33 (3.52%) C#
8 33 (3.52%) TypeScript
9 22 (2.35%) ES6
10 20 (2.13%) C++
11 16 (1.71%) Ruby
12 13 (1.39%) Go
13 12 (1.28%) VB.NET
14 8 (0.85%) Shell Script
15 6 (0.64%) C
15 6 (0.64%) ES7
16 3 (0.32%) Apple Swift
16 3 (0.32%) Scala
17 2 (0.21%) Perl
Qualifications
1 31 (3.30%) Degree
2 16 (1.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.11%) ICAEW
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (2.35%) QA
2 21 (2.24%) ISO 9001
3 15 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.17%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.43%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.21%) GDPR
System Software
1 99 (10.55%) Docker
2 13 (1.39%) Varnish
3 3 (0.32%) LXC
4 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 28 (2.99%) Kubernetes
2 18 (1.92%) Ansible
3 5 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.43%) Puppet
4 4 (0.43%) Terraform
5 3 (0.32%) Capistrano
6 2 (0.21%) Kibana
6 2 (0.21%) logstash
7 1 (0.11%) Packer
Vendors
1 268 (28.57%) Zend
2 28 (2.99%) Google
3 15 (1.60%) Microsoft
4 13 (1.39%) Oracle
5 11 (1.17%) Adobe
6 10 (1.07%) Atlassian
7 8 (0.85%) SAP
8 6 (0.64%) Apple
9 5 (0.53%) Facebook
10 4 (0.43%) Panasonic
11 3 (0.32%) Rackspace
11 3 (0.32%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.32%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.32%) WooCommerce
12 2 (0.21%) Cypress Semiconductor
12 2 (0.21%) IBM
12 2 (0.21%) MuleSoft
12 2 (0.21%) New Relic
13 1 (0.11%) PayPal
13 1 (0.11%) Sitecore