Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Symfony
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 371 410 449
Rank change year-on-year +39 +39 -16
Permanent jobs citing Symfony 1530 1377 1450
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.85% 0.73% 0.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.12% 1.86% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1409 1285 1355
UK median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% -7.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £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 72157 73878 83187
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.06% 39.04% 38.02%
Number of salaries quoted 59988 64108 71150
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,043 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.09% +5.11% -

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 1433 £42,500 - 110
UK excluding London +51 972 £37,500 - 61
London +15 517 £55,000 +10.00% 53
North of England +49 313 £37,500 +5.63% 24
South East +20 267 £42,500 +2.41% 18
Midlands +86 209 £35,000 +7.69% 5
North West +27 181 £38,500 +10.00% 16
Yorkshire +26 119 £37,250 -6.88% 8
West Midlands +74 116 £31,000 -4.62% 2
East Midlands +37 93 £35,000 - 3
South West +62 92 £37,500 - 5
Scotland -28 39 £35,000 - 2
East of England -12 35 £35,000 -6.67% 5
Wales +32 17 £40,000 +3.90% 2
North East +17 13 £37,500 +66.67%

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Symfony also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Symfony.

1 1510 (98.69%) PHP
2 1071 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 924 (60.39%) MySQL
4 865 (56.54%) HTML
5 863 (56.41%) Laravel
6 846 (55.29%) CSS
7 631 (41.24%) Agile Software Development
8 624 (40.78%) MVC
9 591 (38.63%) Zend
10 481 (31.44%) Git (software)
11 460 (30.07%) jQuery
12 399 (26.08%) AngularJS
13 392 (25.62%) Linux
14 387 (25.29%) Web Development
15 372 (24.31%) OO
16 341 (22.29%) OOP
17 332 (21.70%) LAMP
18 328 (21.44%) HTML5
19 291 (19.02%) TDD
20 264 (17.25%) PHPUnit
21 239 (15.62%) Node.js
22 231 (15.10%) SQL
23 211 (13.79%) Drupal
24 205 (13.40%) CSS3
25 204 (13.33%) E-Commerce
26 201 (13.14%) CodeIgniter
27 200 (13.07%) React
28 185 (12.09%) CMS
29 182 (11.90%) RESTful
30 181 (11.83%) 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
1 211 (13.79%) Drupal
2 185 (12.09%) CMS
3 157 (10.26%) WordPress
4 153 (10.00%) Apache
5 94 (6.14%) Elasticsearch
6 49 (3.20%) Joomla!
7 44 (2.88%) nginx
8 22 (1.44%) Apache Solr
9 11 (0.72%) Confluence
10 9 (0.59%) eZ Publish
11 3 (0.20%) Facebook Platform
11 3 (0.20%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.13%) Mule
12 2 (0.13%) SAS
12 2 (0.13%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.065%) CloudStack
13 1 (0.065%) concrete5
13 1 (0.065%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.065%) PrestaShop
13 1 (0.065%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 30 (1.96%) Photoshop
2 18 (1.18%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.065%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.065%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (0.065%) Final Cut Pro
4 1 (0.065%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 165 (10.78%) Magento
2 6 (0.39%) Payment Gateway
2 6 (0.39%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 5 (0.33%) osCommerce
4 4 (0.26%) Adobe Campaign
4 4 (0.26%) OpenCart
5 3 (0.20%) WebTrends
6 2 (0.13%) Eloqua
7 1 (0.065%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 132 (8.63%) Amazon AWS
2 115 (7.52%) GitHub
3 57 (3.73%) SaaS
4 42 (2.75%) Microsoft Azure
5 22 (1.44%) Serverless
6 21 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
7 19 (1.24%) AWS Lambda
8 18 (1.18%) Amazon S3
9 15 (0.98%) Amazon SQS
10 13 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
11 8 (0.52%) Algolia
11 8 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
11 8 (0.52%) Slack
12 6 (0.39%) npm
13 3 (0.20%) G Suite
13 3 (0.20%) Google Analytics
14 2 (0.13%) Akamai
14 2 (0.13%) Dropbox
14 2 (0.13%) Sage Pay
14 2 (0.13%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 48 (3.14%) Internet
2 42 (2.75%) HTTP
3 8 (0.52%) SMS
4 6 (0.39%) MPLS
5 4 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (0.20%) FTP
7 2 (0.13%) ATM
7 2 (0.13%) Broadband
8 1 (0.065%) AMQP
8 1 (0.065%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (0.065%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 924 (60.39%) MySQL
2 111 (7.25%) NoSQL
3 108 (7.06%) MongoDB
4 104 (6.80%) Relational Database
5 73 (4.77%) MariaDB
6 60 (3.92%) SQL Server
7 42 (2.75%) Redis
8 28 (1.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 24 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
10 15 (0.98%) Big Data
11 14 (0.92%) Amazon RDS
12 7 (0.46%) Hadoop
13 6 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
14 4 (0.26%) RDBMS
15 3 (0.20%) Apache Hive
16 2 (0.13%) FileMaker
16 2 (0.13%) Presto
16 2 (0.13%) SQLite
17 1 (0.065%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 1 (0.065%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 481 (31.44%) Git (software)
2 264 (17.25%) PHPUnit
3 131 (8.56%) Subversion
4 83 (5.42%) JIRA
5 77 (5.03%) Jenkins
6 52 (3.40%) Vagrant
7 50 (3.27%) Grunt
8 43 (2.81%) gulp
9 34 (2.22%) Selenium
10 20 (1.31%) webpack
11 19 (1.24%) Bitbucket
12 18 (1.18%) Xdebug
13 16 (1.05%) Mercurial
14 14 (0.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 12 (0.78%) JUnit
16 9 (0.59%) Jasmine
16 9 (0.59%) Karma Test Runner
16 9 (0.59%) PhpStorm
17 7 (0.46%) Firebug
17 7 (0.46%) git-flow
General
1 149 (9.74%) Finance
2 113 (7.39%) Marketing
3 104 (6.80%) Retail
4 73 (4.77%) Advertising
5 47 (3.07%) Games
6 43 (2.81%) Telecoms
7 21 (1.37%) Back Office
8 17 (1.11%) Law
8 17 (1.11%) Legal
9 9 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
10 8 (0.52%) Banking
10 8 (0.52%) Billing
11 5 (0.33%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.33%) Music Industry
11 5 (0.33%) Publishing
12 3 (0.20%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.20%) Front Office
12 3 (0.20%) German Language
12 3 (0.20%) Military
13 2 (0.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1386 (90.59%) Developer
2 1181 (77.19%) PHP Developer
3 312 (20.39%) Senior Developer
4 279 (18.24%) Senior PHP Developer
5 163 (10.65%) Web Developer
6 130 (8.50%) PHP Web Developer
7 119 (7.78%) Lead Developer
8 112 (7.32%) Symfony Developer
9 106 (6.93%) PHP Symfony Developer
10 102 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
10 102 (6.67%) Lead PHP Developer
11 99 (6.47%) Full Stack Developer
12 93 (6.08%) HTML Developer
13 77 (5.03%) HTML CSS Developer
14 72 (4.71%) Junior
14 72 (4.71%) Junior Developer
14 72 (4.71%) PHP Laravel Developer
15 58 (3.79%) MySQL Developer
15 58 (3.79%) PHP MySQL Developer
16 54 (3.53%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 865 (56.54%) HTML
2 863 (56.41%) Laravel
3 846 (55.29%) CSS
4 460 (30.07%) jQuery
5 399 (26.08%) AngularJS
6 332 (21.70%) LAMP
7 328 (21.44%) HTML5
8 239 (15.62%) Node.js
9 205 (13.40%) CSS3
10 201 (13.14%) CodeIgniter
11 200 (13.07%) React
12 182 (11.90%) RESTful
13 143 (9.35%) REST
14 122 (7.97%) Sass
14 122 (7.97%) XML
15 113 (7.39%) CakePHP
16 111 (7.25%) Web Services
17 102 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 94 (6.14%) Silex
19 88 (5.75%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 130 (8.50%) Mobile App
2 75 (4.90%) Greenfield Project
3 57 (3.73%) User Experience
4 51 (3.33%) Fintech
5 50 (3.27%) Computer Science
6 49 (3.20%) Linux Command Line
7 47 (3.07%) Social Media
8 34 (2.22%) Graphic Design
9 24 (1.57%) Analytical Skills
10 23 (1.50%) e-Learning
11 16 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 12 (0.78%) Data Centre
13 10 (0.65%) iPad
14 8 (0.52%) Raspberry Pi
15 6 (0.39%) Blog
15 6 (0.39%) Internet of Things
16 5 (0.33%) Management Information System
16 5 (0.33%) Smartphone
16 5 (0.33%) Virtual Team
17 4 (0.26%) Digital Signage
Operating Systems
1 392 (25.62%) Linux
2 54 (3.53%) Android
3 48 (3.14%) Apple iOS
4 36 (2.35%) Unix
5 25 (1.63%) CentOS
6 22 (1.44%) Windows
7 21 (1.37%) Ubuntu
8 17 (1.11%) Debian
9 4 (0.26%) Fedora
10 3 (0.20%) FreeBSD
10 3 (0.20%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.065%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 631 (41.24%) Agile Software Development
2 624 (40.78%) MVC
3 387 (25.29%) Web Development
4 372 (24.31%) OO
5 341 (22.29%) OOP
6 291 (19.02%) TDD
7 204 (13.33%) E-Commerce
8 181 (11.83%) OO PHP
9 167 (10.92%) Scrum
10 149 (9.74%) Front End Development
11 147 (9.61%) DevOps
12 142 (9.28%) Mentoring
13 119 (7.78%) BDD
14 115 (7.52%) Unit Testing
15 112 (7.32%) Software Engineering
16 101 (6.60%) Continuous Integration
17 98 (6.41%) Open Source
18 87 (5.69%) Microservices
19 63 (4.12%) Kanban
20 61 (3.99%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1510 (98.69%) PHP
2 1071 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 231 (15.10%) SQL
4 119 (7.78%) Java
5 105 (6.86%) PHP 5
6 94 (6.14%) Python
7 75 (4.90%) PHP 7
8 54 (3.53%) Ruby
9 52 (3.40%) Bash Shell
10 37 (2.42%) C#
11 33 (2.16%) C
12 32 (2.09%) Go
13 21 (1.37%) ES6
14 18 (1.18%) TypeScript
15 15 (0.98%) C++
16 14 (0.92%) Scala
17 11 (0.72%) Perl
18 10 (0.65%) Kotlin
19 9 (0.59%) Shell Script
20 6 (0.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 70 (4.58%) Degree
2 33 (2.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (0.52%) MOS
4 3 (0.20%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.065%) IIBA
5 1 (0.065%) ISEB
5 1 (0.065%) MySQL Certification
5 1 (0.065%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (2.22%) QA
2 4 (0.26%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.20%) DICOM
3 3 (0.20%) HL7
4 2 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.065%) GCP
5 1 (0.065%) WAI
5 1 (0.065%) WCAG
System Software
1 159 (10.39%) Docker
2 9 (0.59%) Varnish
3 3 (0.20%) Samba
3 3 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.13%) HDFS
5 1 (0.065%) GlusterFS
5 1 (0.065%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.065%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.065%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 59 (3.86%) Ansible
2 50 (3.27%) Puppet
3 47 (3.07%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (0.92%) Kubernetes
5 6 (0.39%) Capistrano
6 4 (0.26%) Salt
7 3 (0.20%) Terraform
8 1 (0.065%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 591 (38.63%) Zend
2 60 (3.92%) Google
3 34 (2.22%) Atlassian
4 22 (1.44%) Facebook
4 22 (1.44%) Twitter
5 16 (1.05%) Microsoft
6 14 (0.92%) Plumtree
6 14 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
7 13 (0.85%) Oracle
8 8 (0.52%) Adobe
9 6 (0.39%) Apple
10 5 (0.33%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.20%) DoubleClick
11 3 (0.20%) New Relic
11 3 (0.20%) SaltStack
11 3 (0.20%) SAP
12 2 (0.13%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
12 2 (0.13%) TIBCO
13 1 (0.065%) Sony
13 1 (0.065%) VMware