Period
to 22 June 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 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Symfony
UK
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 413 378 426
Rank change year-on-year -35 +48 -3
Permanent jobs citing Symfony 1,276 1,435 1,485
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.74% 0.83% 0.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.80% 2.04% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1,154 1,280 1,403
UK median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -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 70,861 70,360 78,082
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.83% 40.70% 38.85%
Number of salaries quoted 59,170 59,526 67,461
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%

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 22 June 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 22 June 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 -37 1,194 £42,500 - 277
UK excluding London -35 763 £40,000 +11.11% 180
London -28 471 £55,000 +4.76% 106
North of England 0 284 £37,500 - 84
South East +22 205 £40,000 - 36
North West +37 180 £40,000 +6.67% 55
South West +13 120 £40,000 +6.67% 32
Yorkshire -30 101 £35,000 -6.67% 26
Midlands -79 84 £32,500 +4.42% 14
West Midlands -22 46 £29,000 -6.45% 10
East Midlands -45 38 £33,750 +3.85% 4
East of England +8 31 £35,000 -12.50% 5
Scotland -39 31 £35,000 -6.67% 4
Wales +13 9 £40,000 +6.67% 4
North East -21 3 £31,250 -16.67% 3

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 1,250 (97.96%) PHP
2 823 (64.50%) JavaScript
3 791 (61.99%) MySQL
4 778 (60.97%) Laravel
5 737 (57.76%) HTML
6 705 (55.25%) CSS
7 557 (43.65%) MVC
8 488 (38.24%) Git (software)
9 454 (35.58%) Agile Software Development
10 447 (35.03%) Zend
11 422 (33.07%) Web Development
12 330 (25.86%) Linux
13 300 (23.51%) jQuery
14 277 (21.71%) LAMP
15 275 (21.55%) OO
16 268 (21.00%) OOP
17 246 (19.28%) AngularJS
18 231 (18.10%) HTML5
19 221 (17.32%) RESTful
20 196 (15.36%) OO PHP
21 180 (14.11%) E-Commerce
22 175 (13.71%) React
23 164 (12.85%) Sass
24 163 (12.77%) TDD
25 160 (12.54%) CMS
26 149 (11.68%) SQL
27 147 (11.52%) CakePHP
28 145 (11.36%) CSS3
29 135 (10.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
30 132 (10.34%) PHPUnit

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
1 160 (12.54%) CMS
2 131 (10.27%) Apache
3 130 (10.19%) Drupal
4 116 (9.09%) WordPress
5 72 (5.64%) Elasticsearch
6 57 (4.47%) nginx
7 22 (1.72%) Confluence
8 7 (0.55%) Apache Solr
9 5 (0.39%) Joomla!
10 3 (0.24%) concrete5
10 3 (0.24%) ExpressionEngine
10 3 (0.24%) Moodle
11 2 (0.16%) PrestaShop
12 1 (0.078%) JBoss
12 1 (0.078%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.078%) Totara
Applications
1 14 (1.10%) Photoshop
2 6 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (0.47%) GIMP
3 3 (0.24%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.24%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.16%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.078%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 111 (8.70%) Magento
2 6 (0.47%) WebTrends
3 5 (0.39%) OpenCart
3 5 (0.39%) Shopify
4 4 (0.31%) CiviCRM
4 4 (0.31%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.078%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.078%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 100 (7.84%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (4.08%) SaaS
3 34 (2.66%) GitHub
4 23 (1.80%) Google Cloud Platform
5 18 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
6 16 (1.25%) npm
7 14 (1.10%) Twilio
8 13 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
8 13 (1.02%) Amazon S3
9 7 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (0.55%) Google App Engine
10 6 (0.47%) Amazon SQS
11 5 (0.39%) PaaS
12 4 (0.31%) Yarn
13 3 (0.24%) Sage Pay
13 3 (0.24%) Serverless
14 2 (0.16%) CloudFront
15 1 (0.078%) Amazon ELB
15 1 (0.078%) G Suite
15 1 (0.078%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (1.49%) HTTP
2 4 (0.31%) Internet
2 4 (0.31%) SMS
2 4 (0.31%) SSH
3 3 (0.24%) DNS
3 3 (0.24%) Skype
4 2 (0.16%) Intranet
4 2 (0.16%) SSL
4 2 (0.16%) VoIP
5 1 (0.078%) Broadband
5 1 (0.078%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 791 (61.99%) MySQL
2 89 (6.97%) NoSQL
3 72 (5.64%) MongoDB
4 47 (3.68%) Redis
5 45 (3.53%) PostgreSQL
5 45 (3.53%) SQL Server
6 31 (2.43%) MariaDB
7 28 (2.19%) Relational Database
8 12 (0.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 8 (0.63%) CouchDB
10 6 (0.47%) Big Data
10 6 (0.47%) SQLite
11 3 (0.24%) Blockchain
11 3 (0.24%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.16%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.078%) Amazon RDS
13 1 (0.078%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.078%) Apache Hive
13 1 (0.078%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.078%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 488 (38.24%) Git (software)
2 132 (10.34%) PHPUnit
3 108 (8.46%) Subversion
4 62 (4.86%) Jenkins
5 53 (4.15%) JIRA
6 45 (3.53%) gulp
6 45 (3.53%) Vagrant
7 41 (3.21%) Grunt
8 33 (2.59%) Selenium
9 31 (2.43%) Bitbucket
10 30 (2.35%) webpack
11 12 (0.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 12 (0.94%) Mocha
12 11 (0.86%) Jasmine
13 9 (0.71%) GitLab
14 7 (0.55%) Babel
14 7 (0.55%) Bower
15 6 (0.47%) Mercurial
16 5 (0.39%) Xdebug
17 4 (0.31%) git-flow
General
1 130 (10.19%) Finance
2 126 (9.87%) Marketing
3 89 (6.97%) Retail
4 56 (4.39%) Advertising
5 33 (2.59%) Manufacturing
6 30 (2.35%) Games
7 22 (1.72%) Automotive
8 20 (1.57%) Telecoms
9 16 (1.25%) Back Office
10 11 (0.86%) Electronics
11 9 (0.71%) Publishing
12 6 (0.47%) Law
13 4 (0.31%) Local Government
14 2 (0.16%) Digital Economy
15 1 (0.078%) Banking
15 1 (0.078%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.078%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.078%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1,191 (93.34%) Developer
2 954 (74.76%) PHP Developer
3 243 (19.04%) Senior Developer
4 193 (15.13%) Senior PHP Developer
5 144 (11.29%) Web Developer
6 115 (9.01%) Full Stack Developer
7 103 (8.07%) Symfony Developer
8 94 (7.37%) PHP Symfony Developer
9 85 (6.66%) PHP Web Developer
10 76 (5.96%) PHP Laravel Developer
11 70 (5.49%) Lead Developer
12 64 (5.02%) Junior
13 62 (4.86%) Junior Developer
14 60 (4.70%) Lead PHP Developer
15 53 (4.15%) Magento Developer
16 52 (4.08%) JavaScript Developer
17 51 (4.00%) Backend Developer
17 51 (4.00%) Junior PHP Developer
18 50 (3.92%) Software Developer
19 39 (3.06%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 778 (60.97%) Laravel
2 737 (57.76%) HTML
3 705 (55.25%) CSS
4 300 (23.51%) jQuery
5 277 (21.71%) LAMP
6 246 (19.28%) AngularJS
7 231 (18.10%) HTML5
8 221 (17.32%) RESTful
9 175 (13.71%) React
10 164 (12.85%) Sass
11 147 (11.52%) CakePHP
12 145 (11.36%) CSS3
13 135 (10.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 132 (10.34%) CodeIgniter
15 123 (9.64%) Yii
16 114 (8.93%) Node.js
17 110 (8.62%) REST
18 102 (7.99%) Web Services
19 89 (6.97%) Ajax
20 86 (6.74%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 98 (7.68%) Mobile App
2 91 (7.13%) Greenfield Project
2 91 (7.13%) User Experience
3 83 (6.50%) Self-Motivation
4 61 (4.78%) Fintech
5 56 (4.39%) Linux Command Line
6 52 (4.08%) Computer Science
7 15 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 13 (1.02%) Life Science
9 12 (0.94%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (0.94%) Virtual Team
10 9 (0.71%) Digital Media
10 9 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (0.63%) Marketing Technology
11 8 (0.63%) Social Network
12 7 (0.55%) NHS
12 7 (0.55%) Xbox
13 5 (0.39%) Blog
14 4 (0.31%) Algorithms
14 4 (0.31%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 330 (25.86%) Linux
2 36 (2.82%) Unix
3 29 (2.27%) Android
4 26 (2.04%) Debian
5 25 (1.96%) Apple iOS
6 23 (1.80%) CentOS
7 15 (1.18%) Windows
8 6 (0.47%) Mac OS
8 6 (0.47%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 557 (43.65%) MVC
2 454 (35.58%) Agile Software Development
3 422 (33.07%) Web Development
4 275 (21.55%) OO
5 268 (21.00%) OOP
6 196 (15.36%) OO PHP
7 180 (14.11%) E-Commerce
8 163 (12.77%) TDD
9 128 (10.03%) Scrum
10 113 (8.86%) Continuous Integration
11 111 (8.70%) Software Engineering
12 103 (8.07%) DevOps
13 102 (7.99%) Mentoring
14 97 (7.60%) Unit Testing
15 82 (6.43%) Front End Development
16 81 (6.35%) Test Automation
17 72 (5.64%) Microservices
18 67 (5.25%) Problem-Solving
19 61 (4.78%) BDD
20 58 (4.55%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1,250 (97.96%) PHP
2 823 (64.50%) JavaScript
3 149 (11.68%) SQL
4 107 (8.39%) Java
5 97 (7.60%) PHP 7
6 96 (7.52%) Python
7 69 (5.41%) PHP 5
8 43 (3.37%) Ruby
9 36 (2.82%) ES6
10 18 (1.41%) C#
11 16 (1.25%) Bash Shell
12 14 (1.10%) Perl
13 12 (0.94%) Go
14 8 (0.63%) TypeScript
15 6 (0.47%) C
15 6 (0.47%) T-SQL
16 3 (0.24%) C++
17 2 (0.16%) Shell Script
18 1 (0.078%) Apple Swift
18 1 (0.078%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 61 (4.78%) Degree
2 34 (2.66%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.16%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.078%) ICAEW
4 1 (0.078%) ISEB
4 1 (0.078%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.078%) MOS
4 1 (0.078%) OCP
4 1 (0.078%) OCPJP
4 1 (0.078%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (2.19%) QA
2 6 (0.47%) GCP
3 3 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.24%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.24%) SLA
4 2 (0.16%) GDPR
5 1 (0.078%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.078%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 108 (8.46%) Docker
2 12 (0.94%) Varnish
3 6 (0.47%) LXC
4 3 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.078%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 29 (2.27%) Puppet
2 22 (1.72%) Ansible
3 15 (1.18%) Kubernetes
3 15 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.39%) Terraform
5 3 (0.24%) Salt
6 2 (0.16%) Packer
7 1 (0.078%) cPanel
7 1 (0.078%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.078%) Rancher
Vendors
1 447 (35.03%) Zend
2 44 (3.45%) Google
3 28 (2.19%) Atlassian
4 21 (1.65%) Capita
5 16 (1.25%) Red Hat
6 14 (1.10%) Twitter
7 13 (1.02%) SAP
8 10 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
8 10 (0.78%) WooCommerce
9 7 (0.55%) Adobe
10 6 (0.47%) Facebook
10 6 (0.47%) Microsoft
10 6 (0.47%) Oracle
11 5 (0.39%) PayPal
12 4 (0.31%) MuleSoft
13 2 (0.16%) Rackspace
14 1 (0.078%) Apple
14 1 (0.078%) HP
14 1 (0.078%) New Relic
14 1 (0.078%) Xamarin