Period
to 6 June 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 6 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Symfony
UK
6 months to
6 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 402 473 421
Rank change year-on-year +71 -52 -39
Permanent jobs citing Symfony 592 872 1,289
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.68% 0.61% 0.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.72% 1.58% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 555 854 1,225
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -2.30%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,250 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.39% -3.75% +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 34,424 55,204 70,290
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.77% 38.39% 40.61%
Number of salaries quoted 28,212 45,218 58,765
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 6 June 2020.

Salary histogram for Symfony in the UK

Symfony
Top 16 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 6 June 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 +79 544 £45,000 +5.88% 70
UK excluding London +98 411 £42,500 +10.39% 59
London +25 175 £55,000 - 14
North of England +88 131 £42,500 +13.33% 34
South East +116 83 £42,500 -5.56% 5
Work from Home +49 71 £45,000 +32.35% 11
South West +60 68 £42,500 +6.25% 9
North East +51 46 £45,000 +12.50% 2
East of England +85 45 £45,000 +12.50% 4
North West +33 44 £45,000 +12.50% 21
Midlands +50 42 £32,500 -4.41% 4
Yorkshire +74 41 £40,000 +6.67% 11
East Midlands +55 34 £32,500 -4.41% 2
Scotland +53 30 £38,500 +6.21% 1
Wales +2 12 £37,500 +25.00% 2
West Midlands +33 8 £43,750 +32.58% 2

For the 6 months to 6 June 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.

1 586 (98.99%) PHP
2 415 (70.10%) JavaScript
3 395 (66.72%) Laravel
4 357 (60.30%) MySQL
5 289 (48.82%) HTML
6 287 (48.48%) CSS
7 222 (37.50%) Git (software)
8 187 (31.59%) Agile Software Development
9 157 (26.52%) MVC
9 157 (26.52%) Zend
10 141 (23.82%) OO
11 140 (23.65%) Web Development
12 135 (22.80%) React
13 124 (20.95%) TDD
14 118 (19.93%) Linux
15 117 (19.76%) AngularJS
16 115 (19.43%) Vue.js
17 112 (18.92%) REST
18 111 (18.75%) OOP
19 108 (18.24%) Node.js
20 106 (17.91%) jQuery
21 103 (17.40%) PHPUnit
22 95 (16.05%) CodeIgniter
23 90 (15.20%) LAMP
24 88 (14.86%) Marketing
24 88 (14.86%) AWS
25 86 (14.53%) OO PHP
26 80 (13.51%) Docker
26 80 (13.51%) Sass
27 75 (12.67%) SQL

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 63 (10.64%) WordPress
2 47 (7.94%) Drupal
3 41 (6.93%) Elasticsearch
4 39 (6.59%) CMS
5 33 (5.57%) Apache
6 26 (4.39%) nginx
7 7 (1.18%) Confluence
7 7 (1.18%) SilverStripe
8 5 (0.84%) Moodle
9 4 (0.68%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.34%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.17%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 7 (1.18%) Sketch
2 5 (0.84%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (0.84%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.34%) InVision
3 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 39 (6.59%) Magento
2 17 (2.87%) Shopify
3 8 (1.35%) Payment Gateway
4 6 (1.01%) Eloqua
5 5 (0.84%) Adobe Campaign
6 3 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.17%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.17%) OpenCart
7 1 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 88 (14.86%) AWS
2 73 (12.33%) SaaS
3 30 (5.07%) Serverless
4 29 (4.90%) AWS Lambda
5 27 (4.56%) npm
6 18 (3.04%) Amazon SQS
6 18 (3.04%) GitHub
7 15 (2.53%) GCP
8 13 (2.20%) Cloud Computing
9 11 (1.86%) Yarn
10 7 (1.18%) CloudFront
11 6 (1.01%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (0.51%) Azure
13 2 (0.34%) PaaS
14 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
14 1 (0.17%) Amazon S3
14 1 (0.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 1 (0.17%) IaaS
14 1 (0.17%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.87%) Internet
2 16 (2.70%) HTTP
3 8 (1.35%) DNS
4 4 (0.68%) Intranet
5 3 (0.51%) SSH
5 3 (0.51%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.17%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 357 (60.30%) MySQL
2 50 (8.45%) MongoDB
3 46 (7.77%) PostgreSQL
4 40 (6.76%) Redis
5 27 (4.56%) MariaDB
6 26 (4.39%) Relational Database
7 23 (3.89%) NoSQL
8 21 (3.55%) SQL Server
9 3 (0.51%) InterSystems Cache
9 3 (0.51%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.17%) BigQuery
10 1 (0.17%) CockroachDB
Development Applications
1 222 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 103 (17.40%) PHPUnit
3 74 (12.50%) webpack
4 46 (7.77%) gulp
5 37 (6.25%) Bitbucket
6 27 (4.56%) JIRA
7 25 (4.22%) Grunt
8 22 (3.72%) Selenium
9 21 (3.55%) Jenkins
10 19 (3.21%) GitLab
11 17 (2.87%) git-flow
12 15 (2.53%) Cypress.io
13 14 (2.36%) Xdebug
14 13 (2.20%) Vagrant
15 9 (1.52%) Subversion
16 5 (0.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 5 (0.84%) Cucumber
16 5 (0.84%) Postman
16 5 (0.84%) Robot Framework
17 4 (0.68%) PhpStorm
General
1 88 (14.86%) Marketing
2 66 (11.15%) Finance
3 54 (9.12%) Retail
4 21 (3.55%) Games
5 13 (2.20%) Advertising
6 7 (1.18%) Public Sector
6 7 (1.18%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.01%) Automotive
7 6 (1.01%) Banking
8 5 (0.84%) Retail Banking
9 4 (0.68%) Legal
10 3 (0.51%) Back Office
10 3 (0.51%) Law
11 2 (0.34%) iGaming
11 2 (0.34%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.17%) Brand Awareness
12 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 535 (90.37%) Developer
2 404 (68.24%) PHP Developer
3 119 (20.10%) Senior Developer
4 101 (17.06%) Senior PHP Developer
5 72 (12.16%) Full Stack Developer
6 50 (8.45%) Symfony Developer
7 48 (8.11%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 43 (7.26%) Web Developer
9 40 (6.76%) PHP Laravel Developer
10 31 (5.24%) Backend Developer
10 31 (5.24%) Software Engineer
11 28 (4.73%) PHP Software Engineer
12 26 (4.39%) PHP Web Developer
13 25 (4.22%) Software Developer
14 20 (3.38%) React Developer
15 19 (3.21%) JavaScript Developer
16 17 (2.87%) Lead Developer
17 14 (2.36%) Drupal Developer
17 14 (2.36%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
18 13 (2.20%) Digital Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 395 (66.72%) Laravel
2 289 (48.82%) HTML
3 287 (48.48%) CSS
4 135 (22.80%) React
5 117 (19.76%) AngularJS
6 115 (19.43%) Vue.js
7 112 (18.92%) REST
8 108 (18.24%) Node.js
9 106 (17.91%) jQuery
10 95 (16.05%) CodeIgniter
11 90 (15.20%) LAMP
12 80 (13.51%) Sass
13 72 (12.16%) HTML5
14 53 (8.95%) Redux
15 52 (8.78%) Web Services
16 51 (8.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 43 (7.26%) CSS3
17 43 (7.26%) XML
18 39 (6.59%) Yii
19 38 (6.42%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 52 (8.78%) User Experience
2 50 (8.45%) Mobile App
3 35 (5.91%) Greenfield Project
4 31 (5.24%) Self-Motivation
5 28 (4.73%) Linux Command Line
6 12 (2.03%) Virtual Team
7 9 (1.52%) e-Learning
8 8 (1.35%) Client/Server
9 7 (1.18%) Management Information System
10 5 (0.84%) Graphic Design
10 5 (0.84%) Hedge funds
10 5 (0.84%) NHS
11 4 (0.68%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.51%) Cloud Native
12 3 (0.51%) Life Science
13 2 (0.34%) Smartphone
14 1 (0.17%) BBC
14 1 (0.17%) FMCG
14 1 (0.17%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 118 (19.93%) Linux
2 37 (6.25%) Apple iOS
3 35 (5.91%) Android
4 21 (3.55%) Ubuntu
5 15 (2.53%) CentOS
6 14 (2.36%) Windows
7 9 (1.52%) Windows Server
7 9 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (1.52%) Windows Server 2016
8 8 (1.35%) Unix
9 5 (0.84%) Debian
10 4 (0.68%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (31.59%) Agile Software Development
2 157 (26.52%) MVC
3 141 (23.82%) OO
4 140 (23.65%) Web Development
5 124 (20.95%) TDD
6 111 (18.75%) OOP
7 86 (14.53%) OO PHP
8 70 (11.82%) Scrum
9 64 (10.81%) Test Automation
10 56 (9.46%) Software Engineering
11 55 (9.29%) BDD
12 53 (8.95%) Microservices
13 50 (8.45%) Unit Testing
14 49 (8.28%) E-Commerce
15 46 (7.77%) DevOps
16 43 (7.26%) Mentoring
17 40 (6.76%) Problem-Solving
18 34 (5.74%) Android Development
18 34 (5.74%) iOS Development
19 33 (5.57%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 586 (98.99%) PHP
2 415 (70.10%) JavaScript
3 75 (12.67%) SQL
4 74 (12.50%) Python
5 68 (11.49%) PHP 7
6 35 (5.91%) ES6
7 29 (4.90%) Bash Shell
7 29 (4.90%) Java
8 25 (4.22%) Lua
9 15 (2.53%) Go
10 13 (2.20%) Apple Swift
10 13 (2.20%) Objective-C
11 12 (2.03%) C
11 12 (2.03%) PHP 5
11 12 (2.03%) Ruby
12 8 (1.35%) C#
12 8 (1.35%) TypeScript
13 6 (1.01%) Perl
14 5 (0.84%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.34%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 35 (5.91%) Degree
2 29 (4.90%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (6.59%) QA
2 6 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.84%) SEPA
4 4 (0.68%) GDPR
5 2 (0.34%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 80 (13.51%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (3.04%) Kubernetes
2 15 (2.53%) Ansible
3 9 (1.52%) Terraform
4 6 (1.01%) Kibana
4 6 (1.01%) logstash
5 2 (0.34%) Icinga
5 2 (0.34%) Nagios
5 2 (0.34%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.17%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 157 (26.52%) Zend
2 28 (4.73%) Google
3 20 (3.38%) Atlassian
4 9 (1.52%) VMware
5 8 (1.35%) Adobe
6 6 (1.01%) HubSpot
6 6 (1.01%) Marketo
6 6 (1.01%) Pardot
6 6 (1.01%) Percona
7 5 (0.84%) New Relic
8 4 (0.68%) Netlify
9 3 (0.51%) Juniper
9 3 (0.51%) Oracle
9 3 (0.51%) Spotify
9 3 (0.51%) Talend
9 3 (0.51%) Twitter
10 2 (0.34%) AppDynamics
10 2 (0.34%) Apple
10 2 (0.34%) Microsoft
10 2 (0.34%) Red Hat