Period
to 19 February 2018

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

Symfony
UK
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 359 404 431
Rank change year-on-year +45 +27 -14
Permanent jobs citing Symfony 1,479 1,280 1,530
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.84% 0.74% 0.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.06% 1.87% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1,356 1,165 1,504
UK median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% +9.42%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,250 £27,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £61,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 71,640 68,477 81,184
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.81% 39.48% 38.51%
Number of salaries quoted 60,401 59,002 69,676
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £78,000 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Symfony in the UK

Symfony
Top 15 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 19 February 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 +51 1,411 £42,500 - 248
UK excluding London +65 923 £37,500 - 175
London +16 543 £52,500 +5.00% 86
North of England +36 301 £36,500 +4.29% 68
South East +46 283 £42,500 +3.03% 31
Midlands +44 170 £35,000 - 33
North West +45 164 £40,000 +14.29% 35
Yorkshire +35 132 £35,000 -6.67% 31
West Midlands +44 90 £35,000 +7.69% 15
South West +5 84 £35,000 -6.67% 18
East Midlands +12 80 £35,000 - 18
Scotland -49 34 £33,000 -8.97% 10
East of England +5 30 £35,000 +7.69% 12
Wales +26 21 £45,000 +38.46% 2
North East -21 5 £37,500 +36.36% 2

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, 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 1,463 (98.92%) PHP
2 1,039 (70.25%) JavaScript
3 970 (65.58%) MySQL
4 889 (60.11%) Laravel
5 848 (57.34%) HTML
6 822 (55.58%) CSS
7 691 (46.72%) MVC
8 620 (41.92%) Zend
9 581 (39.28%) Agile Software Development
10 510 (34.48%) Git (software)
11 465 (31.44%) jQuery
12 450 (30.43%) Web Development
13 415 (28.06%) Linux
14 381 (25.76%) OOP
15 330 (22.31%) OO
15 330 (22.31%) AngularJS
16 328 (22.18%) LAMP
17 289 (19.54%) HTML5
18 281 (19.00%) TDD
19 238 (16.09%) RESTful
20 230 (15.55%) SQL
21 218 (14.74%) PHPUnit
22 204 (13.79%) OO PHP
22 204 (13.79%) CodeIgniter
23 202 (13.66%) React
24 200 (13.52%) Node.js
25 196 (13.25%) E-Commerce
26 187 (12.64%) CMS
27 180 (12.17%) CSS3
28 170 (11.49%) Drupal

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
1 187 (12.64%) CMS
2 170 (11.49%) Drupal
3 153 (10.34%) Apache
4 126 (8.52%) WordPress
5 88 (5.95%) Elasticsearch
6 59 (3.99%) nginx
7 37 (2.50%) Joomla!
8 17 (1.15%) Confluence
9 16 (1.08%) Apache Solr
10 3 (0.20%) Facebook Platform
11 2 (0.14%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.14%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.068%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.068%) Apache Spark
12 1 (0.068%) CloudStack
12 1 (0.068%) concrete5
12 1 (0.068%) IIS
12 1 (0.068%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.068%) SAS
12 1 (0.068%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 18 (1.22%) Photoshop
2 8 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (0.41%) GIMP
4 3 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.068%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.068%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.068%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 150 (10.14%) Magento
2 7 (0.47%) CiviCRM
3 4 (0.27%) Adobe Campaign
3 4 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.20%) OpenCart
4 3 (0.20%) osCommerce
4 3 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.068%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 116 (7.84%) Amazon AWS
2 104 (7.03%) GitHub
3 50 (3.38%) SaaS
4 35 (2.37%) Microsoft Azure
5 24 (1.62%) Google Cloud Platform
6 22 (1.49%) npm
7 13 (0.88%) Amazon S3
8 11 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (0.47%) Serverless
10 5 (0.34%) Algolia
10 5 (0.34%) Amazon SQS
10 5 (0.34%) AWS Lambda
10 5 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (0.34%) Slack
11 4 (0.27%) Google Analytics
11 4 (0.27%) Google App Engine
12 2 (0.14%) Akamai
12 2 (0.14%) Dropbox
12 2 (0.14%) Twilio
13 1 (0.068%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 35 (2.37%) HTTP
2 29 (1.96%) Internet
3 8 (0.54%) SMS
4 3 (0.20%) FTP
4 3 (0.20%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.14%) ATM
5 2 (0.14%) Broadband
5 2 (0.14%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.068%) LAN
6 1 (0.068%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 970 (65.58%) MySQL
2 113 (7.64%) MongoDB
2 113 (7.64%) NoSQL
3 75 (5.07%) SQL Server
4 73 (4.94%) Relational Database
5 61 (4.12%) MariaDB
6 27 (1.83%) Redis
7 25 (1.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 22 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
9 18 (1.22%) Big Data
10 9 (0.61%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.27%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (0.27%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.20%) Amazon RDS
12 3 (0.20%) Apache Hive
13 2 (0.14%) CouchDB
13 2 (0.14%) FileMaker
13 2 (0.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (0.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (0.14%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 510 (34.48%) Git (software)
2 218 (14.74%) PHPUnit
3 144 (9.74%) Subversion
4 69 (4.67%) Grunt
5 67 (4.53%) Jenkins
6 65 (4.39%) JIRA
7 64 (4.33%) gulp
8 63 (4.26%) Vagrant
9 27 (1.83%) Selenium
9 27 (1.83%) webpack
10 22 (1.49%) Bitbucket
10 22 (1.49%) Mercurial
11 14 (0.95%) JUnit
11 14 (0.95%) Xdebug
12 10 (0.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 6 (0.41%) Bower
13 6 (0.41%) Jasmine
13 6 (0.41%) PhpStorm
13 6 (0.41%) TeamCity
14 5 (0.34%) GitLab
General
1 107 (7.23%) Retail
2 100 (6.76%) Finance
3 99 (6.69%) Marketing
4 81 (5.48%) Advertising
5 48 (3.25%) Telecoms
6 35 (2.37%) Games
7 15 (1.01%) Back Office
8 14 (0.95%) Manufacturing
9 12 (0.81%) Automotive
10 11 (0.74%) Law
11 8 (0.54%) Billing
12 6 (0.41%) Legal
12 6 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.20%) Banking
13 3 (0.20%) Electronics
13 3 (0.20%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.20%) Front Office
13 3 (0.20%) German Language
13 3 (0.20%) Local Government
13 3 (0.20%) Military
Job Titles
1 1,371 (92.70%) Developer
2 1,152 (77.89%) PHP Developer
3 291 (19.68%) Senior Developer
4 252 (17.04%) Senior PHP Developer
5 182 (12.31%) Web Developer
6 142 (9.60%) PHP Web Developer
7 116 (7.84%) Lead Developer
8 105 (7.10%) Full Stack Developer
9 102 (6.90%) Lead PHP Developer
10 96 (6.49%) PHP Laravel Developer
10 96 (6.49%) Symfony Developer
11 91 (6.15%) PHP Symfony Developer
12 86 (5.81%) JavaScript Developer
13 74 (5.00%) Junior
13 74 (5.00%) Junior Developer
14 64 (4.33%) HTML Developer
15 60 (4.06%) Junior PHP Developer
16 53 (3.58%) Software Developer
17 48 (3.25%) HTML CSS Developer
18 43 (2.91%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 889 (60.11%) Laravel
2 848 (57.34%) HTML
3 822 (55.58%) CSS
4 465 (31.44%) jQuery
5 330 (22.31%) AngularJS
6 328 (22.18%) LAMP
7 289 (19.54%) HTML5
8 238 (16.09%) RESTful
9 204 (13.79%) CodeIgniter
10 202 (13.66%) React
11 200 (13.52%) Node.js
12 180 (12.17%) CSS3
13 138 (9.33%) CakePHP
14 130 (8.79%) REST
15 126 (8.52%) Sass
16 115 (7.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 103 (6.96%) Web Services
18 98 (6.63%) SOAP
19 90 (6.09%) Doctrine
20 87 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 138 (9.33%) Mobile App
2 95 (6.42%) Greenfield Project
3 82 (5.54%) User Experience
4 58 (3.92%) Linux Command Line
5 53 (3.58%) Fintech
6 52 (3.52%) Computer Science
7 36 (2.43%) Social Media
8 20 (1.35%) e-Learning
9 17 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (1.15%) Graphic Design
10 12 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 12 (0.81%) NHS
11 9 (0.61%) Raspberry Pi
12 8 (0.54%) Xbox
13 6 (0.41%) Data Centre
13 6 (0.41%) Virtual Team
14 4 (0.27%) Arduino
14 4 (0.27%) Digital Media
14 4 (0.27%) Kinect
15 3 (0.20%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 415 (28.06%) Linux
2 51 (3.45%) Android
3 48 (3.25%) Unix
4 43 (2.91%) Apple iOS
5 40 (2.70%) CentOS
6 34 (2.30%) Debian
7 29 (1.96%) Ubuntu
8 28 (1.89%) Windows
9 5 (0.34%) Mac OS
10 3 (0.20%) FreeBSD
10 3 (0.20%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.14%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 691 (46.72%) MVC
2 581 (39.28%) Agile Software Development
3 450 (30.43%) Web Development
4 381 (25.76%) OOP
5 330 (22.31%) OO
6 281 (19.00%) TDD
7 204 (13.79%) OO PHP
8 196 (13.25%) E-Commerce
9 137 (9.26%) Mentoring
9 137 (9.26%) Scrum
10 133 (8.99%) Unit Testing
11 128 (8.65%) Front End Development
12 124 (8.38%) DevOps
13 111 (7.51%) Continuous Integration
14 106 (7.17%) Software Engineering
15 94 (6.36%) BDD
16 91 (6.15%) Open Source
17 76 (5.14%) Microservices
18 69 (4.67%) Test Automation
19 48 (3.25%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 1,463 (98.92%) PHP
2 1,039 (70.25%) JavaScript
3 230 (15.55%) SQL
4 145 (9.80%) Java
5 119 (8.05%) PHP 5
6 118 (7.98%) PHP 7
7 114 (7.71%) Python
8 60 (4.06%) Ruby
9 39 (2.64%) C#
10 32 (2.16%) Bash Shell
11 30 (2.03%) Go
12 23 (1.56%) C
13 22 (1.49%) ES6
14 17 (1.15%) C++
15 14 (0.95%) Scala
15 14 (0.95%) T-SQL
16 11 (0.74%) Kotlin
17 10 (0.68%) Perl
18 9 (0.61%) Shell Script
19 6 (0.41%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 76 (5.14%) Degree
2 38 (2.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (0.27%) MOS
4 3 (0.20%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.068%) IIBA
5 1 (0.068%) ISEB
5 1 (0.068%) MySQL Certification
5 1 (0.068%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (1.69%) QA
2 3 (0.20%) SLA
3 2 (0.14%) GCP
3 2 (0.14%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.068%) DICOM
4 1 (0.068%) GDPR
4 1 (0.068%) HL7
4 1 (0.068%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 118 (7.98%) Docker
2 6 (0.41%) LXC
3 3 (0.20%) Samba
4 2 (0.14%) HDFS
4 2 (0.14%) Varnish
4 2 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.068%) GlusterFS
5 1 (0.068%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.068%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 47 (3.18%) Ansible
2 46 (3.11%) Opscode Chef
2 46 (3.11%) Puppet
3 11 (0.74%) Kubernetes
4 5 (0.34%) Salt
4 5 (0.34%) Terraform
5 3 (0.20%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.068%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.068%) Rancher
Vendors
1 620 (41.92%) Zend
2 78 (5.27%) Google
3 36 (2.43%) Atlassian
4 27 (1.83%) Twitter
5 19 (1.28%) Microsoft
6 16 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
7 14 (0.95%) Adobe
8 13 (0.88%) Oracle
9 11 (0.74%) Facebook
10 9 (0.61%) Red Hat
11 8 (0.54%) Apple
12 5 (0.34%) SAP
13 4 (0.27%) Capita
13 4 (0.27%) Plumtree
14 3 (0.20%) DoubleClick
14 3 (0.20%) New Relic
15 2 (0.14%) HP
15 2 (0.14%) Openreach
16 1 (0.068%) Cognos
16 1 (0.068%) PayPal