Period
to 7 March 2021

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 7 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Symfony
UK
6 months to
7 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 350 412 479
Rank change year-on-year +62 +67 -87
Permanent jobs citing Symfony 629 857 913
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.83% 0.71% 0.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.01% 1.82% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 793 876 862
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £31,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +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 31,233 47,158 58,837
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.34% 38.84% 39.63%
Number of salaries quoted 25,687 39,112 48,794
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £34,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +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 7 March 2021.

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 7 March 2021. 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 +35 537 £45,000 - 181
UK excluding London +59 461 £42,500 +6.25% 140
Work from Home +9 235 £40,500 -10.00% 51
London +49 133 £55,000 -8.33% 52
North of England +1 128 £37,500 -6.25% 57
South East +146 125 £50,000 - 28
North West +57 91 £35,000 -12.50% 46
Midlands +32 70 £40,500 +19.12% 17
Scotland +33 47 £45,000 +14.65% 9
South West -15 45 £40,000 - 21
West Midlands +42 40 £45,000 +28.57% 9
Yorkshire +12 35 £42,500 +17.24% 10
East Midlands +18 30 £37,500 +15.38% 8
East of England +47 17 £45,000 - 5
Isle of Man - 15 £49,500 -
Wales +31 7 £29,500 -21.33% 3
Northern Ireland - 7 £45,000 -
North East -49 2 £28,500 -36.67% 1

For the 6 months to 7 March 2021, 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.

1 618 (98.25%) PHP
2 430 (68.36%) Laravel
3 418 (66.45%) JavaScript
4 334 (53.10%) MySQL
5 270 (42.93%) MVC
6 250 (39.75%) CSS
6 250 (39.75%) HTML
7 234 (37.20%) Git (software)
8 215 (34.18%) Agile Software Development
9 190 (30.21%) React
9 190 (30.21%) Vue.js
10 189 (30.05%) Web Development
11 179 (28.46%) Docker
12 176 (27.98%) AngularJS
13 153 (24.32%) OOP
14 152 (24.17%) Zend
15 144 (22.89%) Node.js
16 133 (21.14%) SQL
17 127 (20.19%) REST
18 121 (19.24%) jQuery
19 115 (18.28%) Linux
20 112 (17.81%) OO
21 107 (17.01%) RESTful
22 102 (16.22%) AWS
23 94 (14.94%) Microservices
24 90 (14.31%) LAMP
25 84 (13.35%) Greenfield Project
26 83 (13.20%) E-Commerce
26 83 (13.20%) Unit Testing
27 82 (13.04%) HTML5

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 47 (7.47%) WordPress
2 39 (6.20%) CMS
3 31 (4.93%) Drupal
4 28 (4.45%) nginx
5 20 (3.18%) Elasticsearch
6 15 (2.38%) Apache
7 7 (1.11%) SugarCRM
8 2 (0.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (0.32%) Confluence
9 1 (0.16%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.16%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.16%) Moodle
9 1 (0.16%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 3 (0.48%) Photoshop
1 3 (0.48%) Sketch
2 2 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.32%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 20 (3.18%) Magento
2 18 (2.86%) Shopify
3 5 (0.79%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.32%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 102 (16.22%) AWS
2 39 (6.20%) SaaS
3 31 (4.93%) Azure
4 24 (3.82%) GitHub
5 20 (3.18%) GCP
6 17 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
7 12 (1.91%) AWS CloudFormation
8 9 (1.43%) Serverless
9 8 (1.27%) Dynamics 365
9 8 (1.27%) Mailgun
9 8 (1.27%) npm
9 8 (1.27%) Power Platform
10 7 (1.11%) Amazon S3
11 6 (0.95%) AWS Lambda
11 6 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
11 6 (0.95%) DigitalOcean
12 4 (0.64%) Amazon SQS
12 4 (0.64%) Basecamp
12 4 (0.64%) CloudFront
12 4 (0.64%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.27%) Internet
2 4 (0.64%) SSL
3 2 (0.32%) Intranet
3 2 (0.32%) SSH
4 1 (0.16%) AMQP
4 1 (0.16%) Broadband
4 1 (0.16%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 334 (53.10%) MySQL
2 70 (11.13%) SQL Server
3 56 (8.90%) NoSQL
4 46 (7.31%) MongoDB
5 33 (5.25%) Relational Database
6 24 (3.82%) PostgreSQL
7 21 (3.34%) Redis
8 9 (1.43%) Amazon RDS
9 8 (1.27%) Power BI
9 8 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (0.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 5 (0.79%) Big Data
11 4 (0.64%) InterSystems Cache
11 4 (0.64%) Presto
11 4 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.16%) MariaDB
13 1 (0.16%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 234 (37.20%) Git (software)
2 62 (9.86%) JIRA
3 40 (6.36%) PHPUnit
4 29 (4.61%) webpack
5 23 (3.66%) gulp
6 22 (3.50%) Subversion
7 20 (3.18%) Bitbucket
8 16 (2.54%) Selenium
9 15 (2.38%) Cypress.io
9 15 (2.38%) Grunt
10 13 (2.07%) GitLab
10 13 (2.07%) Jenkins
11 8 (1.27%) Vagrant
12 5 (0.79%) git-flow
13 4 (0.64%) CircleCI
13 4 (0.64%) Postman
14 3 (0.48%) GoCD
14 3 (0.48%) Xdebug
15 2 (0.32%) Codeception
15 2 (0.32%) Firebug
General
1 30 (4.77%) Finance
2 28 (4.45%) Marketing
3 24 (3.82%) Retail
4 18 (2.86%) Banking
5 6 (0.95%) Games
5 6 (0.95%) Law
5 6 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (0.95%) Publishing
6 5 (0.79%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.64%) Public Sector
8 3 (0.48%) Advertising
8 3 (0.48%) Automotive
8 3 (0.48%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.32%) Back Office
9 2 (0.32%) Digital Economy
9 2 (0.32%) Legal
9 2 (0.32%) Local Government
10 1 (0.16%) Billing
10 1 (0.16%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 559 (88.87%) Developer
2 428 (68.04%) PHP Developer
3 137 (21.78%) Senior Developer
4 127 (20.19%) Full Stack Developer
5 113 (17.97%) Senior PHP Developer
6 71 (11.29%) PHP Laravel Developer
7 59 (9.38%) JavaScript Developer
8 54 (8.59%) Web Developer
9 51 (8.11%) Software Developer
10 36 (5.72%) PHP Symfony Developer
10 36 (5.72%) Symfony Developer
11 34 (5.41%) Backend Developer
11 34 (5.41%) Lead Developer
12 31 (4.93%) PHP Web Developer
13 20 (3.18%) E-Commerce Developer
13 20 (3.18%) Junior
13 20 (3.18%) Junior Developer
13 20 (3.18%) Senior Web Developer
14 18 (2.86%) Senior Backend Developer
14 18 (2.86%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 430 (68.36%) Laravel
2 250 (39.75%) CSS
2 250 (39.75%) HTML
3 190 (30.21%) React
3 190 (30.21%) Vue.js
4 176 (27.98%) AngularJS
5 144 (22.89%) Node.js
6 127 (20.19%) REST
7 121 (19.24%) jQuery
8 107 (17.01%) RESTful
9 90 (14.31%) LAMP
10 82 (13.04%) HTML5
11 67 (10.65%) Web Services
12 62 (9.86%) CodeIgniter
13 55 (8.74%) Sass
14 42 (6.68%) CSS3
15 41 (6.52%) SOAP
16 40 (6.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 33 (5.25%) React Native
18 30 (4.77%) Doctrine
Miscellaneous
1 84 (13.35%) Greenfield Project
2 35 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 22 (3.50%) User Experience
4 11 (1.75%) Virtual Team
5 10 (1.59%) Self-Motivation
5 10 (1.59%) Smart Energy
5 10 (1.59%) Video on Demand
6 9 (1.43%) Linux Command Line
7 6 (0.95%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (0.79%) Digital Media
8 5 (0.79%) e-Learning
8 5 (0.79%) Enterprise Cloud
9 4 (0.64%) Data Structures
9 4 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.48%) Social Media
11 2 (0.32%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.32%) FMCG
11 2 (0.32%) NHS
11 2 (0.32%) Online Games
12 1 (0.16%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 115 (18.28%) Linux
2 19 (3.02%) Ubuntu
3 6 (0.95%) Debian
3 6 (0.95%) Unix
4 4 (0.64%) Android
4 4 (0.64%) Apple iOS
4 4 (0.64%) Windows
5 3 (0.48%) Nucleus RTOS
6 1 (0.16%) CentOS
6 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.16%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 270 (42.93%) MVC
2 215 (34.18%) Agile Software Development
3 189 (30.05%) Web Development
4 153 (24.32%) OOP
5 112 (17.81%) OO
6 94 (14.94%) Microservices
7 83 (13.20%) E-Commerce
7 83 (13.20%) Unit Testing
8 55 (8.74%) DevOps
8 55 (8.74%) Mentoring
9 53 (8.43%) Problem-Solving
10 51 (8.11%) OO PHP
11 48 (7.63%) Scrum
12 47 (7.47%) Software Engineering
13 38 (6.04%) Fintech
13 38 (6.04%) Test Automation
14 37 (5.88%) SOLID
14 37 (5.88%) TDD
15 33 (5.25%) Coaching
16 31 (4.93%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 618 (98.25%) PHP
2 418 (66.45%) JavaScript
3 133 (21.14%) SQL
4 62 (9.86%) PHP 7
5 45 (7.15%) Go
6 31 (4.93%) Python
7 26 (4.13%) TypeScript
8 15 (2.38%) C#
9 10 (1.59%) Bash Shell
9 10 (1.59%) ES6
10 9 (1.43%) Java
11 8 (1.27%) Ruby
12 5 (0.79%) C
12 5 (0.79%) Kotlin
12 5 (0.79%) PHP 5
13 3 (0.48%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.32%) C++
14 2 (0.32%) Perl
14 2 (0.32%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.16%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 5 (0.79%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (0.79%) Degree
2 1 (0.16%) AWS Certification
2 1 (0.16%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.82%) QA
2 2 (0.32%) WAI
2 2 (0.32%) WCAG
3 1 (0.16%) GDPR
System Software
1 179 (28.46%) Docker
2 3 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.16%) Varnish
3 1 (0.16%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 63 (10.02%) Kubernetes
2 24 (3.82%) Terraform
3 17 (2.70%) Ansible
4 8 (1.27%) HAProxy
5 4 (0.64%) Packer
6 3 (0.48%) Kibana
6 3 (0.48%) logstash
6 3 (0.48%) Puppet
7 2 (0.32%) Kubeflow
Vendors
1 152 (24.17%) Zend
2 19 (3.02%) Google
3 16 (2.54%) Microsoft
4 12 (1.91%) Intel
5 5 (0.79%) Facebook
6 4 (0.64%) Adobe
6 4 (0.64%) Spotify
7 3 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (0.48%) VMware
8 2 (0.32%) Apple
8 2 (0.32%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.32%) Oracle
8 2 (0.32%) WooCommerce
9 1 (0.16%) Canon
9 1 (0.16%) SAP
9 1 (0.16%) Twitter