Period
to 31 October 2020

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 31 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Symfony
UK
6 months to
31 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 371 447 446
Rank change year-on-year +76 -1 -55
Permanent jobs citing Symfony 364 871 1,137
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.73% 0.64% 0.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.67% 1.68% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 447 935 1,067
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £66,250 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%

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 21,808 51,709 65,577
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.86% 37.82% 39.94%
Number of salaries quoted 18,612 42,652 54,107
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £82,600
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

Symfony
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Symfony in the UK

Symfony
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Symfony.

Salary trend for Symfony in the UK

Symfony
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Symfony over the 6 months to 31 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Symfony in the UK

Symfony
Top 18 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 31 October 2020. 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 +73 323 £45,000 -5.26% 142
UK excluding London +106 270 £45,000 +12.50% 130
Work from Home +38 124 £45,000 - 49
South East +199 89 £47,500 -13.64% 18
North of England +94 83 £42,500 +6.25% 53
London +70 75 £55,000 -8.33% 23
Yorkshire +117 47 £45,000 - 13
North West +56 34 £39,500 -1.25% 33
Scotland +95 29 £45,000 +20.00% 5
Midlands +43 23 £40,000 +14.29% 18
East of England +127 20 £37,500 -28.57% 6
South West +56 20 £42,500 +6.25% 24
West Midlands +53 14 £40,000 +14.29% 13
East Midlands +52 9 £40,500 +15.71% 5
Wales +41 3 £55,000 +83.33% 4
North East +16 2 £47,500 +26.67% 7
Northern Ireland - 2 - - 2
Isle of Man - 1 £49,500 -

For the 6 months to 31 October 2020, 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.

1 356 (97.80%) PHP
2 260 (71.43%) Laravel
3 218 (59.89%) JavaScript
4 156 (42.86%) CSS
5 145 (39.84%) MySQL
6 131 (35.99%) HTML
7 130 (35.71%) MVC
8 119 (32.69%) Web Development
9 117 (32.14%) Vue.js
10 111 (30.49%) OOP
10 111 (30.49%) Git (software)
11 107 (29.40%) Zend
12 96 (26.37%) React
13 92 (25.27%) Agile Software Development
14 91 (25.00%) Docker
15 83 (22.80%) OO
16 80 (21.98%) AngularJS
17 77 (21.15%) LAMP
18 67 (18.41%) Linux
19 66 (18.13%) E-Commerce
20 64 (17.58%) REST
20 64 (17.58%) jQuery
21 53 (14.56%) AWS
21 53 (14.56%) Node.js
22 45 (12.36%) SQL
23 44 (12.09%) RESTful
23 44 (12.09%) Continuous Integration
24 43 (11.81%) Web Services
25 41 (11.26%) Mobile App
26 39 (10.71%) OO PHP

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 29 (7.97%) Elasticsearch
2 28 (7.69%) WordPress
3 24 (6.59%) Drupal
4 23 (6.32%) CMS
5 22 (6.04%) nginx
6 17 (4.67%) Apache
7 2 (0.55%) Joomla!
7 2 (0.55%) SugarCRM
8 1 (0.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.27%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.27%) Confluence
8 1 (0.27%) ExpressionEngine
8 1 (0.27%) Kentico
Applications
1 2 (0.55%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.27%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.27%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 21 (5.77%) Magento
2 11 (3.02%) Shopify
3 4 (1.10%) Eloqua
3 4 (1.10%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.82%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.55%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 53 (14.56%) AWS
2 16 (4.40%) npm
3 14 (3.85%) AWS Lambda
3 14 (3.85%) Serverless
4 12 (3.30%) GCP
4 12 (3.30%) SaaS
5 7 (1.92%) Azure
6 6 (1.65%) AWS CloudFormation
6 6 (1.65%) Yarn
7 4 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (1.10%) CloudFront
7 4 (1.10%) Dynamics 365
7 4 (1.10%) Fastly
7 4 (1.10%) Power Platform
8 3 (0.82%) Basecamp
8 3 (0.82%) Cloudflare
8 3 (0.82%) DigitalOcean
8 3 (0.82%) GitHub
8 3 (0.82%) Mailgun
8 3 (0.82%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.82%) Internet
1 3 (0.82%) SSL
2 2 (0.55%) DNS
3 1 (0.27%) AMQP
3 1 (0.27%) PPP
3 1 (0.27%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (39.84%) MySQL
2 36 (9.89%) SQL Server
3 30 (8.24%) MongoDB
4 25 (6.87%) InterSystems Cache
5 22 (6.04%) Relational Database
6 20 (5.49%) Redis
7 15 (4.12%) NoSQL
8 11 (3.02%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (1.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 4 (1.10%) MariaDB
9 4 (1.10%) Power BI
9 4 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.82%) Big Data
10 3 (0.82%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.27%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 111 (30.49%) Git (software)
2 36 (9.89%) JIRA
3 30 (8.24%) Jenkins
3 30 (8.24%) webpack
4 20 (5.49%) gulp
5 14 (3.85%) Bitbucket
6 13 (3.57%) PHPUnit
7 5 (1.37%) Grunt
8 4 (1.10%) PhpStorm
8 4 (1.10%) Selenium
9 3 (0.82%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.82%) Cypress.io
9 3 (0.82%) git-flow
9 3 (0.82%) TestCafe
9 3 (0.82%) Xdebug
10 2 (0.55%) GitLab
10 2 (0.55%) GoCD
10 2 (0.55%) Jasmine
10 2 (0.55%) Subversion
10 2 (0.55%) Vagrant
General
1 37 (10.16%) Marketing
2 26 (7.14%) Finance
3 23 (6.32%) Retail
4 9 (2.47%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.65%) Publishing
6 4 (1.10%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.55%) Back Office
7 2 (0.55%) Law
8 1 (0.27%) Automotive
8 1 (0.27%) Banking
8 1 (0.27%) Electronics
8 1 (0.27%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 325 (89.29%) Developer
2 248 (68.13%) PHP Developer
3 90 (24.73%) Senior Developer
4 70 (19.23%) Senior PHP Developer
5 33 (9.07%) Backend Developer
6 32 (8.79%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 32 (8.79%) Symfony Developer
6 32 (8.79%) Web Developer
7 29 (7.97%) Full Stack Developer
7 29 (7.97%) Software Developer
8 25 (6.87%) PHP Web Developer
9 22 (6.04%) Senior Web Developer
10 18 (4.95%) Senior PHP Web Developer
11 16 (4.40%) Lead Developer
11 16 (4.40%) PHP Laravel Developer
12 15 (4.12%) JavaScript Developer
12 15 (4.12%) LAMP Developer
13 14 (3.85%) Senior Backend Developer
14 10 (2.75%) E-Commerce Developer
14 10 (2.75%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 260 (71.43%) Laravel
2 156 (42.86%) CSS
3 131 (35.99%) HTML
4 117 (32.14%) Vue.js
5 96 (26.37%) React
6 80 (21.98%) AngularJS
7 77 (21.15%) LAMP
8 64 (17.58%) jQuery
8 64 (17.58%) REST
9 53 (14.56%) Node.js
10 44 (12.09%) RESTful
11 43 (11.81%) Web Services
12 31 (8.52%) HTML5
13 28 (7.69%) Sass
14 22 (6.04%) React Native
15 21 (5.77%) CSS3
16 20 (5.49%) CodeIgniter
17 17 (4.67%) Doctrine
17 17 (4.67%) Zend Framework
18 16 (4.40%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 41 (11.26%) Mobile App
2 26 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
3 18 (4.95%) Self-Motivation
4 11 (3.02%) User Experience
5 8 (2.20%) Virtual Team
6 5 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.10%) EPoS
7 4 (1.10%) Video on Demand
8 2 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.55%) iPhone
9 1 (0.27%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.27%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.27%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.27%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.27%) Smart Energy
9 1 (0.27%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 67 (18.41%) Linux
2 11 (3.02%) Android
3 9 (2.47%) Apple iOS
3 9 (2.47%) Ubuntu
4 2 (0.55%) CentOS
4 2 (0.55%) Unix
4 2 (0.55%) Windows
5 1 (0.27%) Debian
5 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.27%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (35.71%) MVC
2 119 (32.69%) Web Development
3 111 (30.49%) OOP
4 92 (25.27%) Agile Software Development
5 83 (22.80%) OO
6 66 (18.13%) E-Commerce
7 44 (12.09%) Continuous Integration
8 39 (10.71%) Microservices
8 39 (10.71%) OO PHP
9 37 (10.16%) Mentoring
10 35 (9.62%) Problem-Solving
10 35 (9.62%) TDD
11 34 (9.34%) Scrum
12 30 (8.24%) DevOps
13 26 (7.14%) Code Coverage
14 25 (6.87%) Unit Testing
15 23 (6.32%) Mobile Development
16 22 (6.04%) Software Engineering
17 21 (5.77%) Test Automation
18 20 (5.49%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 356 (97.80%) PHP
2 218 (59.89%) JavaScript
3 45 (12.36%) SQL
4 35 (9.62%) PHP 7
5 33 (9.07%) Python
6 29 (7.97%) Java
7 16 (4.40%) Go
8 13 (3.57%) C
9 11 (3.02%) Bash Shell
10 8 (2.20%) Apple Swift
10 8 (2.20%) Objective-C
10 8 (2.20%) TypeScript
11 6 (1.65%) C#
11 6 (1.65%) Kotlin
12 5 (1.37%) ES6
13 4 (1.10%) PHP 5
13 4 (1.10%) Ruby
14 3 (0.82%) C++
15 2 (0.55%) Lua
15 2 (0.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (0.55%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (0.55%) Degree
2 1 (0.27%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.40%) QA
2 2 (0.55%) GDPR
3 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 91 (25.00%) Docker
2 2 (0.55%) Varnish
2 2 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 34 (9.34%) Kubernetes
2 33 (9.07%) Ansible
3 9 (2.47%) Kibana
3 9 (2.47%) logstash
3 9 (2.47%) Terraform
4 4 (1.10%) HAProxy
5 2 (0.55%) Packer
5 2 (0.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 107 (29.40%) Zend
2 23 (6.32%) Microsoft
3 16 (4.40%) Intel
4 5 (1.37%) Google
5 4 (1.10%) HubSpot
5 4 (1.10%) Marketo
5 4 (1.10%) Pardot
5 4 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (0.82%) SAP
7 2 (0.55%) Apple
7 2 (0.55%) Oracle
7 2 (0.55%) Spotify
7 2 (0.55%) VMware
7 2 (0.55%) WooCommerce
8 1 (0.27%) Adobe
8 1 (0.27%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.27%) RedPrairie