Period
to 17 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Symfony
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 368 424 444
Rank change year-on-year +56 +20 -9
Permanent jobs citing Symfony 1529 1363 1451
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.85% 0.72% 0.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.12% 1.84% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1399 1274 1347
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 £29,900
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £60,000
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 72262 74099 83263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.11% 38.97% 37.97%
Number of salaries quoted 60024 64274 71181
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.12%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

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 17 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 17 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 +61 1430 £42,500 - 78
UK excluding London +57 969 £37,500 - 57
London +20 518 £55,000 +10.00% 23
North of England +46 321 £37,500 +6.38% 18
South East +3 256 £45,000 +8.43% 20
Midlands +98 205 £34,500 +1.47% 9
North West +43 180 £38,250 +9.29% 10
Yorkshire +40 127 £36,000 -10.00% 8
West Midlands +64 114 £31,000 -4.62% 4
South West +52 96 £37,500 - 4
East Midlands +46 91 £35,000 - 5
Scotland -21 40 £35,000 - 2
East of England -21 34 £35,000 -6.67% 4
Wales +32 17 £40,000 +5.26%
North East +25 14 £37,500 +66.67%

For the 6 months to 17 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 1509 (98.69%) PHP
2 1061 (69.39%) JavaScript
3 911 (59.58%) MySQL
4 857 (56.05%) HTML
4 857 (56.05%) Laravel
5 845 (55.26%) CSS
6 630 (41.20%) Agile Software Development
7 608 (39.76%) MVC
8 592 (38.72%) Zend
9 477 (31.20%) Git (software)
10 457 (29.89%) jQuery
11 397 (25.96%) AngularJS
12 393 (25.70%) Linux
13 385 (25.18%) Web Development
14 369 (24.13%) OO
15 336 (21.98%) LAMP
16 332 (21.71%) OOP
17 328 (21.45%) HTML5
18 290 (18.97%) TDD
19 270 (17.66%) PHPUnit
20 238 (15.57%) Node.js
21 230 (15.04%) SQL
22 220 (14.39%) Drupal
23 204 (13.34%) CSS3
24 199 (13.02%) E-Commerce
24 199 (13.02%) React
25 195 (12.75%) CodeIgniter
26 183 (11.97%) CMS
27 178 (11.64%) RESTful
28 176 (11.51%) 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
1 220 (14.39%) Drupal
2 183 (11.97%) CMS
3 159 (10.40%) WordPress
4 152 (9.94%) Apache
5 92 (6.02%) Elasticsearch
6 49 (3.20%) Joomla!
7 43 (2.81%) nginx
8 24 (1.57%) Apache Solr
9 10 (0.65%) Confluence
10 9 (0.59%) eZ Publish
11 4 (0.26%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.20%) Facebook Platform
12 3 (0.20%) Mule
13 2 (0.13%) SAS
13 2 (0.13%) Umbraco
14 1 (0.065%) CloudStack
14 1 (0.065%) concrete5
14 1 (0.065%) ExpressionEngine
14 1 (0.065%) IIS
14 1 (0.065%) OpenStack
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
1 162 (10.60%) 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
1 129 (8.44%) Amazon AWS
2 113 (7.39%) GitHub
3 55 (3.60%) SaaS
4 40 (2.62%) Microsoft Azure
5 22 (1.44%) Serverless
6 21 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
7 19 (1.24%) AWS Lambda
8 17 (1.11%) Amazon S3
9 15 (0.98%) Amazon SQS
10 12 (0.78%) 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 49 (3.20%) Internet
2 39 (2.55%) HTTP
3 8 (0.52%) SMS
4 7 (0.46%) MPLS
5 4 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (0.20%) FTP
7 2 (0.13%) ATM
7 2 (0.13%) Broadband
7 2 (0.13%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (0.065%) AMQP
8 1 (0.065%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 911 (59.58%) MySQL
2 109 (7.13%) NoSQL
3 107 (7.00%) MongoDB
4 102 (6.67%) Relational Database
5 72 (4.71%) MariaDB
6 58 (3.79%) SQL Server
7 43 (2.81%) Redis
8 27 (1.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 27 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
9 16 (1.05%) Big Data
10 14 (0.92%) Amazon RDS
11 7 (0.46%) Hadoop
12 6 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (0.26%) RDBMS
14 3 (0.20%) Apache Hive
14 3 (0.20%) SQLite
15 2 (0.13%) FileMaker
15 2 (0.13%) Presto
16 1 (0.065%) Data Mining
16 1 (0.065%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 477 (31.20%) Git (software)
2 270 (17.66%) PHPUnit
3 129 (8.44%) Subversion
4 83 (5.43%) JIRA
5 79 (5.17%) Jenkins
6 53 (3.47%) Vagrant
7 47 (3.07%) Grunt
8 40 (2.62%) gulp
9 38 (2.49%) Selenium
10 20 (1.31%) webpack
11 18 (1.18%) Bitbucket
11 18 (1.18%) Xdebug
12 16 (1.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 16 (1.05%) Mercurial
13 12 (0.78%) JUnit
14 9 (0.59%) Jasmine
14 9 (0.59%) Karma Test Runner
14 9 (0.59%) PhpStorm
15 7 (0.46%) Firebug
15 7 (0.46%) git-flow
General
1 149 (9.74%) Finance
2 116 (7.59%) Marketing
3 100 (6.54%) Retail
4 73 (4.77%) Advertising
5 45 (2.94%) Games
6 44 (2.88%) Telecoms
7 21 (1.37%) Back Office
8 20 (1.31%) Legal
9 17 (1.11%) Law
10 9 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
11 8 (0.52%) Banking
12 7 (0.46%) Billing
13 5 (0.33%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.33%) Music Industry
13 5 (0.33%) Publishing
14 3 (0.20%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.20%) Front Office
14 3 (0.20%) German Language
14 3 (0.20%) Military
15 2 (0.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1382 (90.39%) Developer
2 1170 (76.52%) PHP Developer
3 317 (20.73%) Senior Developer
4 284 (18.57%) Senior PHP Developer
5 164 (10.73%) Web Developer
6 130 (8.50%) PHP Web Developer
7 117 (7.65%) Lead Developer
8 112 (7.33%) Symfony Developer
9 105 (6.87%) PHP Symfony Developer
10 100 (6.54%) Lead PHP Developer
11 99 (6.47%) Full Stack Developer
11 99 (6.47%) JavaScript Developer
12 93 (6.08%) HTML Developer
13 77 (5.04%) HTML CSS Developer
14 71 (4.64%) Junior
14 71 (4.64%) Junior Developer
15 67 (4.38%) PHP Laravel Developer
16 58 (3.79%) MySQL Developer
16 58 (3.79%) PHP MySQL Developer
17 53 (3.47%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 857 (56.05%) HTML
1 857 (56.05%) Laravel
2 845 (55.26%) CSS
3 457 (29.89%) jQuery
4 397 (25.96%) AngularJS
5 336 (21.98%) LAMP
6 328 (21.45%) HTML5
7 238 (15.57%) Node.js
8 204 (13.34%) CSS3
9 199 (13.02%) React
10 195 (12.75%) CodeIgniter
11 178 (11.64%) RESTful
12 143 (9.35%) REST
13 130 (8.50%) Sass
14 127 (8.31%) XML
15 115 (7.52%) CakePHP
16 112 (7.33%) Web Services
17 101 (6.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 96 (6.28%) Silex
19 92 (6.02%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 126 (8.24%) Mobile App
2 74 (4.84%) Greenfield Project
3 62 (4.05%) User Experience
4 51 (3.34%) Linux Command Line
5 50 (3.27%) Computer Science
6 47 (3.07%) Fintech
6 47 (3.07%) Social Media
7 34 (2.22%) Graphic Design
8 25 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
9 24 (1.57%) e-Learning
10 16 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 13 (0.85%) Data Centre
12 12 (0.78%) iPad
13 8 (0.52%) Raspberry Pi
14 6 (0.39%) Blog
14 6 (0.39%) Internet of Things
15 5 (0.33%) Management Information System
16 4 (0.26%) Hedge funds
16 4 (0.26%) NHS
16 4 (0.26%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 393 (25.70%) Linux
2 52 (3.40%) Android
3 47 (3.07%) Apple iOS
4 37 (2.42%) Unix
5 23 (1.50%) Windows
6 22 (1.44%) CentOS
7 17 (1.11%) Ubuntu
8 16 (1.05%) 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
1 630 (41.20%) Agile Software Development
2 608 (39.76%) MVC
3 385 (25.18%) Web Development
4 369 (24.13%) OO
5 332 (21.71%) OOP
6 290 (18.97%) TDD
7 199 (13.02%) E-Commerce
8 176 (11.51%) OO PHP
9 169 (11.05%) Scrum
10 148 (9.68%) DevOps
11 144 (9.42%) Front End Development
12 141 (9.22%) Mentoring
13 122 (7.98%) BDD
14 116 (7.59%) Unit Testing
15 110 (7.19%) Software Engineering
16 104 (6.80%) Open Source
17 101 (6.61%) Continuous Integration
18 85 (5.56%) Microservices
19 64 (4.19%) Kanban
20 62 (4.05%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1509 (98.69%) PHP
2 1061 (69.39%) JavaScript
3 230 (15.04%) SQL
4 124 (8.11%) Java
5 100 (6.54%) PHP 5
6 97 (6.34%) Python
7 75 (4.91%) PHP 7
8 59 (3.86%) Bash Shell
9 56 (3.66%) Ruby
10 38 (2.49%) C#
11 35 (2.29%) C
12 32 (2.09%) Go
13 21 (1.37%) ES6
14 18 (1.18%) TypeScript
15 15 (0.98%) C++
16 12 (0.78%) Scala
17 11 (0.72%) Perl
18 9 (0.59%) Shell Script
19 8 (0.52%) Kotlin
20 6 (0.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 68 (4.45%) 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 38 (2.49%) 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
1 164 (10.73%) Docker
2 12 (0.78%) 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 60 (3.92%) Ansible
2 49 (3.20%) Puppet
3 48 (3.14%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (0.92%) Kubernetes
5 6 (0.39%) Capistrano
6 3 (0.20%) Salt
7 2 (0.13%) Terraform
8 1 (0.065%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 592 (38.72%) Zend
2 57 (3.73%) Google
3 33 (2.16%) Atlassian
4 23 (1.50%) Facebook
4 23 (1.50%) Twitter
5 15 (0.98%) Microsoft
5 15 (0.98%) Plumtree
6 14 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
7 13 (0.85%) Oracle
8 8 (0.52%) Adobe
9 5 (0.33%) Apple
9 5 (0.33%) Red Hat
10 4 (0.26%) SAP
11 3 (0.20%) DoubleClick
11 3 (0.20%) New Relic
11 3 (0.20%) SaltStack
11 3 (0.20%) TIBCO
12 2 (0.13%) EnterpriseDB
12 2 (0.13%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
13 1 (0.065%) Splunk