Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Symfony
UK
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 426 384 423
Rank change year-on-year -42 +39 +22
Permanent jobs citing Symfony 1,145 1,442 1,376
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.70% 0.83% 0.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.75% 2.06% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1,026 1,312 1,276
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% -2.60% -

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 65,364 70,091 74,527
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.98% 40.19% 39.03%
Number of salaries quoted 54,045 57,976 64,562
UK median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

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 20 October 2018.

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 20 October 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 -50 1,060 £45,000 +5.88% 302
UK excluding London -106 586 £40,000 +6.67% 211
London +53 518 £55,000 - 95
South East -35 180 £40,000 -11.11% 38
North of England -72 145 £37,500 - 78
South West +32 129 £40,000 +12.04% 38
North West -49 103 £37,500 -1.32% 42
Midlands -91 58 £32,500 - 39
West Midlands -41 39 £29,000 -3.33% 24
Scotland -4 36 £37,250 +6.43% 3
Yorkshire -64 33 £37,000 -1.33% 32
East of England +15 28 £36,250 +3.57% 15
East Midlands -63 19 £35,000 - 15
North East -14 9 £35,000 -6.67% 4
Wales -1 7 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Northern Ireland - 3 £42,500 -

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 1,122 (97.99%) PHP
2 683 (59.65%) JavaScript
3 682 (59.56%) Laravel
4 628 (54.85%) HTML
5 619 (54.06%) CSS
6 551 (48.12%) MySQL
7 437 (38.17%) Agile Software Development
8 418 (36.51%) MVC
9 411 (35.90%) Git (software)
10 335 (29.26%) Zend
11 332 (29.00%) Web Development
12 249 (21.75%) AngularJS
13 248 (21.66%) Linux
14 243 (21.22%) HTML5
15 242 (21.14%) jQuery
16 234 (20.44%) OO
17 200 (17.47%) LAMP
18 188 (16.42%) OOP
19 176 (15.37%) CSS3
20 168 (14.67%) React
21 148 (12.93%) TDD
22 146 (12.75%) E-Commerce
23 144 (12.58%) RESTful
24 143 (12.49%) SQL
25 139 (12.14%) Sass
26 134 (11.70%) Finance
27 133 (11.62%) Scrum
28 128 (11.18%) Drupal
28 128 (11.18%) CodeIgniter
29 125 (10.92%) Vue.js

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
1 128 (11.18%) Drupal
2 119 (10.39%) WordPress
3 109 (9.52%) CMS
4 88 (7.69%) Apache
5 64 (5.59%) Elasticsearch
6 61 (5.33%) nginx
7 13 (1.14%) Confluence
8 9 (0.79%) Apache Solr
9 8 (0.70%) IIS
10 7 (0.61%) concrete5
11 5 (0.44%) ExpressionEngine
12 4 (0.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 4 (0.35%) Moodle
13 3 (0.26%) Joomla!
13 3 (0.26%) PrestaShop
13 3 (0.26%) Umbraco
14 2 (0.17%) JBoss
14 2 (0.17%) Tomcat
14 2 (0.17%) Totara
15 1 (0.087%) WebLogic
Applications
1 18 (1.57%) Photoshop
2 8 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.26%) GIMP
4 2 (0.17%) Chatbot
4 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 75 (6.55%) Magento
2 10 (0.87%) WebTrends
3 9 (0.79%) Payment Gateway
4 7 (0.61%) Shopify
5 5 (0.44%) OpenCart
6 3 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 105 (9.17%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (4.72%) SaaS
3 21 (1.83%) Amazon EC2
4 19 (1.66%) Amazon S3
5 14 (1.22%) GitHub
5 14 (1.22%) npm
5 14 (1.22%) Serverless
6 13 (1.14%) Amazon SQS
7 12 (1.05%) Google Cloud Platform
7 12 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (0.79%) Yarn
9 5 (0.44%) Sage Pay
10 4 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (0.35%) Google Analytics
10 4 (0.35%) Twilio
11 3 (0.26%) AdWords
11 3 (0.26%) CloudFront
12 2 (0.17%) AWS Lambda
12 2 (0.17%) Basecamp
12 2 (0.17%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 34 (2.97%) HTTP
2 7 (0.61%) SMS
2 7 (0.61%) VoIP
3 5 (0.44%) DNS
3 5 (0.44%) Internet
4 4 (0.35%) SSH
5 3 (0.26%) Skype
6 2 (0.17%) SSL
7 1 (0.087%) AMQP
7 1 (0.087%) Intranet
7 1 (0.087%) Plixer Scrutinizer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 551 (48.12%) MySQL
2 66 (5.76%) NoSQL
3 62 (5.41%) MongoDB
4 61 (5.33%) PostgreSQL
5 41 (3.58%) Redis
6 39 (3.41%) SQL Server
7 35 (3.06%) Relational Database
8 27 (2.36%) MariaDB
9 13 (1.14%) Blockchain
10 12 (1.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 8 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (0.44%) CouchDB
13 4 (0.35%) SQLite
14 3 (0.26%) FileMaker
15 2 (0.17%) Amazon RDS
15 2 (0.17%) Big Data
15 2 (0.17%) Oracle Reports
15 2 (0.17%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 411 (35.90%) Git (software)
2 96 (8.38%) PHPUnit
3 80 (6.99%) Subversion
4 71 (6.20%) Jenkins
5 49 (4.28%) JIRA
6 38 (3.32%) Grunt
6 38 (3.32%) gulp
7 29 (2.53%) Vagrant
8 26 (2.27%) Bitbucket
9 22 (1.92%) webpack
10 15 (1.31%) Selenium
11 13 (1.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 11 (0.96%) Babel
12 11 (0.96%) git-flow
12 11 (0.96%) Mercurial
13 9 (0.79%) Travis CI
14 7 (0.61%) Xdebug
15 6 (0.52%) Bower
15 6 (0.52%) Redmine
16 5 (0.44%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 134 (11.70%) Finance
2 73 (6.38%) Marketing
3 67 (5.85%) Retail
4 49 (4.28%) Advertising
5 33 (2.88%) Publishing
6 28 (2.45%) Manufacturing
7 27 (2.36%) Games
8 21 (1.83%) Telecoms
9 19 (1.66%) Back Office
10 15 (1.31%) Electronics
11 8 (0.70%) Banking
11 8 (0.70%) Law
12 7 (0.61%) Automotive
13 5 (0.44%) Legal
14 4 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.26%) Music Industry
16 2 (0.17%) Investment Banking
17 1 (0.087%) Digital Economy
17 1 (0.087%) Financial Institution
17 1 (0.087%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 1,056 (92.23%) Developer
2 802 (70.04%) PHP Developer
3 239 (20.87%) Senior Developer
4 185 (16.16%) Senior PHP Developer
5 146 (12.75%) Web Developer
6 116 (10.13%) Symfony Developer
7 111 (9.69%) Full Stack Developer
8 92 (8.03%) PHP Symfony Developer
9 67 (5.85%) PHP Web Developer
10 64 (5.59%) Backend Developer
11 59 (5.15%) PHP Laravel Developer
12 55 (4.80%) JavaScript Developer
12 55 (4.80%) Software Developer
13 53 (4.63%) Lead Developer
14 42 (3.67%) Lead PHP Developer
15 41 (3.58%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 37 (3.23%) MySQL Developer
16 37 (3.23%) PHP MySQL Developer
17 35 (3.06%) Junior
17 35 (3.06%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 682 (59.56%) Laravel
2 628 (54.85%) HTML
3 619 (54.06%) CSS
4 249 (21.75%) AngularJS
5 243 (21.22%) HTML5
6 242 (21.14%) jQuery
7 200 (17.47%) LAMP
8 176 (15.37%) CSS3
9 168 (14.67%) React
10 144 (12.58%) RESTful
11 139 (12.14%) Sass
12 128 (11.18%) CodeIgniter
13 125 (10.92%) Vue.js
14 117 (10.22%) Yii
15 108 (9.43%) REST
16 104 (9.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 103 (9.00%) CakePHP
17 103 (9.00%) Node.js
18 88 (7.69%) Ajax
19 87 (7.60%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 96 (8.38%) User Experience
2 93 (8.12%) Fintech
2 93 (8.12%) Greenfield Project
3 79 (6.90%) Mobile App
4 75 (6.55%) Self-Motivation
5 55 (4.80%) Linux Command Line
6 42 (3.67%) Computer Science
7 23 (2.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 21 (1.83%) Analytical Skills
9 19 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
10 18 (1.57%) Virtual Team
11 12 (1.05%) Life Science
12 10 (0.87%) Driving Licence
13 7 (0.61%) Marketing Technology
14 5 (0.44%) Xbox
15 4 (0.35%) NHS
16 3 (0.26%) Graphic Design
16 3 (0.26%) Music Streaming
16 3 (0.26%) Social Network
16 3 (0.26%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 248 (21.66%) Linux
2 23 (2.01%) Android
3 21 (1.83%) Unix
4 19 (1.66%) Apple iOS
5 16 (1.40%) Windows
6 12 (1.05%) CentOS
7 8 (0.70%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.26%) Debian
8 3 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.26%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.087%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 437 (38.17%) Agile Software Development
2 418 (36.51%) MVC
3 332 (29.00%) Web Development
4 234 (20.44%) OO
5 188 (16.42%) OOP
6 148 (12.93%) TDD
7 146 (12.75%) E-Commerce
8 133 (11.62%) Scrum
9 110 (9.61%) Continuous Integration
10 108 (9.43%) OO PHP
11 106 (9.26%) Software Engineering
12 104 (9.08%) DevOps
13 95 (8.30%) Unit Testing
14 80 (6.99%) Mentoring
15 72 (6.29%) Front End Development
16 71 (6.20%) Microservices
17 67 (5.85%) BDD
18 66 (5.76%) SOLID
19 63 (5.50%) Kanban
20 54 (4.72%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 1,122 (97.99%) PHP
2 683 (59.65%) JavaScript
3 143 (12.49%) SQL
4 111 (9.69%) Python
5 94 (8.21%) Java
6 62 (5.41%) PHP 7
7 34 (2.97%) ES6
8 32 (2.79%) PHP 5
9 29 (2.53%) C#
10 21 (1.83%) Ruby
10 21 (1.83%) TypeScript
11 19 (1.66%) Go
12 15 (1.31%) C++
13 13 (1.14%) Perl
14 9 (0.79%) VB.NET
15 7 (0.61%) C
16 5 (0.44%) Bash Shell
16 5 (0.44%) Shell Script
17 3 (0.26%) Apple Swift
18 1 (0.087%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 51 (4.45%) Degree
2 31 (2.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.17%) ICAEW
3 2 (0.17%) OCP
3 2 (0.17%) OCPJP
3 2 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.087%) ISEB
4 1 (0.087%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.087%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (2.01%) QA
2 14 (1.22%) ISO 9001
3 13 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (0.87%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.26%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.17%) GDPR
System Software
1 120 (10.48%) Docker
2 20 (1.75%) Varnish
3 5 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (0.35%) LXC
Systems Management
1 25 (2.18%) Ansible
1 25 (2.18%) Kubernetes
2 12 (1.05%) Puppet
3 9 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.52%) Terraform
5 3 (0.26%) Packer
5 3 (0.26%) Salt
6 2 (0.17%) cPanel
6 2 (0.17%) Hadoop YARN
6 2 (0.17%) Kibana
6 2 (0.17%) logstash
Vendors
1 335 (29.26%) Zend
2 33 (2.88%) Google
3 14 (1.22%) SAP
4 12 (1.05%) Atlassian
5 11 (0.96%) Red Hat
6 10 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (0.79%) Oracle
7 9 (0.79%) Twitter
8 8 (0.70%) Adobe
8 8 (0.70%) MuleSoft
8 8 (0.70%) PayPal
9 7 (0.61%) Rackspace
10 6 (0.52%) Facebook
10 6 (0.52%) WooCommerce
11 5 (0.44%) Microsoft
12 4 (0.35%) New Relic
12 4 (0.35%) OutSystems
12 4 (0.35%) Panasonic
13 3 (0.26%) Apple
14 1 (0.087%) Citrix