Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Symfony
UK
6 months to
22 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 380 422 430
Rank change year-on-year +42 +8 +18
Permanent jobs citing Symfony 1427 1392 1540
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.81% 0.72% 0.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.01% 1.85% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1310 1285 1413
UK median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £61,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.60% -3.75% +14.29%

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 70923 75435 83812
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.19% 38.89% 37.93%
Number of salaries quoted 58725 65454 71831
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +44 1336 £42,500 - 110
UK excluding London +56 929 £37,500 -2.60% 72
London -22 453 £55,000 +10.00% 38
North of England +53 326 £37,500 - 20
South East -11 214 £42,500 +0.59% 9
Midlands +79 203 £31,500 -3.08% 24
North West +66 180 £40,000 +14.29% 6
Yorkshire +15 131 £37,500 -6.25% 14
West Midlands +41 112 £30,000 -1.51% 11
South West +57 100 £37,500 +1.35% 7
East Midlands +62 91 £35,000 -3.45% 13
Scotland 0 42 £35,000 -
East of England -37 38 £40,000 +6.67% 12
North East - 15 £37,500 -
Wales +10 6 £38,750 -3.13%

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 1405 (98.46%) PHP
2 961 (67.34%) JavaScript
3 805 (56.41%) Laravel
4 797 (55.85%) HTML
5 794 (55.64%) MySQL
6 783 (54.87%) CSS
7 610 (42.75%) Agile Software Development
8 525 (36.79%) Zend
9 498 (34.90%) MVC
10 431 (30.20%) jQuery
11 405 (28.38%) Git (software)
12 383 (26.84%) AngularJS
13 362 (25.37%) Linux
14 361 (25.30%) Web Development
15 338 (23.69%) OO
16 315 (22.07%) HTML5
17 311 (21.79%) LAMP
18 270 (18.92%) OOP
19 263 (18.43%) TDD
20 239 (16.75%) PHPUnit
21 222 (15.56%) SQL
22 216 (15.14%) Drupal
23 201 (14.09%) Node.js
24 182 (12.75%) Scrum
25 181 (12.68%) Docker
26 178 (12.47%) React
27 177 (12.40%) E-Commerce
28 175 (12.26%) CSS3
29 166 (11.63%) DevOps
30 160 (11.21%) 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
1 216 (15.14%) Drupal
2 156 (10.93%) WordPress
3 150 (10.51%) CMS
4 149 (10.44%) Apache
5 91 (6.38%) Elasticsearch
6 52 (3.64%) nginx
7 33 (2.31%) Joomla!
8 23 (1.61%) Apache Solr
9 9 (0.63%) eZ Publish
10 7 (0.49%) Mule
11 6 (0.42%) Confluence
11 6 (0.42%) Facebook Platform
12 5 (0.35%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.28%) ExpressionEngine
14 2 (0.14%) SAS
14 2 (0.14%) Umbraco
15 1 (0.070%) PrestaShop
15 1 (0.070%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 43 (3.01%) Photoshop
2 27 (1.89%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.070%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.070%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 138 (9.67%) Magento
2 6 (0.42%) Payment Gateway
2 6 (0.42%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 5 (0.35%) osCommerce
4 3 (0.21%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.14%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.070%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.070%) OpenCart
6 1 (0.070%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 138 (9.67%) Amazon AWS
2 98 (6.87%) GitHub
3 55 (3.85%) SaaS
4 33 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
5 22 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
6 19 (1.33%) AWS Lambda
7 18 (1.26%) Amazon S3
8 14 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
9 12 (0.84%) Amazon SQS
10 9 (0.63%) npm
10 9 (0.63%) Slack
11 6 (0.42%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 6 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
11 6 (0.42%) Loggly
12 4 (0.28%) Trello
13 3 (0.21%) G Suite
14 2 (0.14%) Datadog
14 2 (0.14%) DigitalOcean
14 2 (0.14%) Dropbox
14 2 (0.14%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 49 (3.43%) Internet
2 35 (2.45%) HTTP
3 15 (1.05%) MPLS
4 6 (0.42%) SMS
5 5 (0.35%) OpenLDAP
6 4 (0.28%) Broadband
7 3 (0.21%) FTP
8 2 (0.14%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.070%) AMQP
9 1 (0.070%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 794 (55.64%) MySQL
2 101 (7.08%) NoSQL
3 97 (6.80%) MongoDB
4 91 (6.38%) Relational Database
5 54 (3.78%) Redis
6 49 (3.43%) MariaDB
7 47 (3.29%) PostgreSQL
8 39 (2.73%) SQL Server
9 24 (1.68%) Amazon RDS
10 20 (1.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 12 (0.84%) Big Data
12 6 (0.42%) InfluxDB
13 4 (0.28%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (0.28%) Hadoop
13 4 (0.28%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.14%) Amazon Redshift
14 2 (0.14%) Apache Hive
14 2 (0.14%) Impala
14 2 (0.14%) Presto
14 2 (0.14%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 405 (28.38%) Git (software)
2 239 (16.75%) PHPUnit
3 114 (7.99%) Subversion
4 84 (5.89%) Jenkins
5 77 (5.40%) JIRA
6 47 (3.29%) Vagrant
7 46 (3.22%) Selenium
8 25 (1.75%) gulp
9 22 (1.54%) Bitbucket
9 22 (1.54%) Grunt
10 21 (1.47%) git-flow
10 21 (1.47%) webpack
11 16 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 12 (0.84%) Xdebug
13 11 (0.77%) Travis CI
14 9 (0.63%) GitLab
14 9 (0.63%) Jasmine
15 8 (0.56%) Appium
16 7 (0.49%) Karma Test Runner
16 7 (0.49%) Protractor
General
1 139 (9.74%) Marketing
2 136 (9.53%) Finance
3 58 (4.06%) Advertising
4 48 (3.36%) Retail
5 37 (2.59%) Games
6 34 (2.38%) Telecoms
7 27 (1.89%) Legal
8 11 (0.77%) Law
9 9 (0.63%) Back Office
10 6 (0.42%) Banking
10 6 (0.42%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.42%) Publishing
11 5 (0.35%) Music Industry
12 4 (0.28%) Electronics
12 4 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.21%) Front Office
14 2 (0.14%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.070%) Billing
15 1 (0.070%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.070%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 1285 (90.05%) Developer
2 1043 (73.09%) PHP Developer
3 300 (21.02%) Senior Developer
4 258 (18.08%) Senior PHP Developer
5 160 (11.21%) Web Developer
6 118 (8.27%) JavaScript Developer
7 115 (8.06%) Symfony Developer
8 109 (7.64%) PHP Symfony Developer
9 107 (7.50%) Lead Developer
10 106 (7.43%) PHP Web Developer
11 105 (7.36%) HTML Developer
12 92 (6.45%) Full Stack Developer
13 91 (6.38%) Lead PHP Developer
14 89 (6.24%) HTML CSS Developer
15 68 (4.77%) Junior
15 68 (4.77%) Junior Developer
16 64 (4.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 57 (3.99%) MySQL Developer
17 57 (3.99%) PHP MySQL Developer
18 53 (3.71%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 805 (56.41%) Laravel
2 797 (55.85%) HTML
3 783 (54.87%) CSS
4 431 (30.20%) jQuery
5 383 (26.84%) AngularJS
6 315 (22.07%) HTML5
7 311 (21.79%) LAMP
8 201 (14.09%) Node.js
9 178 (12.47%) React
10 175 (12.26%) CSS3
11 149 (10.44%) CodeIgniter
12 139 (9.74%) RESTful
13 137 (9.60%) REST
14 125 (8.76%) Sass
15 111 (7.78%) Web Services
16 105 (7.36%) XML
17 99 (6.94%) CakePHP
18 93 (6.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 92 (6.45%) Ajax
20 91 (6.38%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 97 (6.80%) Mobile App
2 70 (4.91%) User Experience
3 61 (4.27%) Greenfield Project
4 50 (3.50%) Linux Command Line
5 48 (3.36%) Computer Science
6 45 (3.15%) Social Media
7 42 (2.94%) Fintech
8 39 (2.73%) Graphic Design
9 21 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
10 18 (1.26%) Data Centre
10 18 (1.26%) e-Learning
10 18 (1.26%) iPad
11 9 (0.63%) Life Science
12 7 (0.49%) Digital Media
13 6 (0.42%) Blog
13 6 (0.42%) Internet of Things
14 5 (0.35%) Enterprise Software
14 5 (0.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 4 (0.28%) Management Information System
15 4 (0.28%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 362 (25.37%) Linux
2 38 (2.66%) Android
3 37 (2.59%) Apple iOS
4 30 (2.10%) Unix
5 20 (1.40%) Windows
6 14 (0.98%) CentOS
7 11 (0.77%) Ubuntu
8 6 (0.42%) FreeBSD
9 5 (0.35%) Debian
10 4 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (0.21%) Fedora
11 3 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.070%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 610 (42.75%) Agile Software Development
2 498 (34.90%) MVC
3 361 (25.30%) Web Development
4 338 (23.69%) OO
5 270 (18.92%) OOP
6 263 (18.43%) TDD
7 182 (12.75%) Scrum
8 177 (12.40%) E-Commerce
9 166 (11.63%) DevOps
10 160 (11.21%) OO PHP
11 154 (10.79%) Front End Development
12 131 (9.18%) BDD
13 124 (8.69%) Mentoring
14 110 (7.71%) Open Source
15 101 (7.08%) Unit Testing
16 100 (7.01%) Software Engineering
17 99 (6.94%) Continuous Integration
18 73 (5.12%) Kanban
19 66 (4.63%) Microservices
20 64 (4.48%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1405 (98.46%) PHP
2 961 (67.34%) JavaScript
3 222 (15.56%) SQL
4 107 (7.50%) Java
5 95 (6.66%) Python
6 80 (5.61%) PHP 5
7 66 (4.63%) PHP 7
8 62 (4.34%) Ruby
9 50 (3.50%) Bash Shell
10 35 (2.45%) Go
11 32 (2.24%) C
12 30 (2.10%) C#
13 20 (1.40%) TypeScript
14 16 (1.12%) C++
15 15 (1.05%) ES6
16 10 (0.70%) Perl
16 10 (0.70%) Scala
17 8 (0.56%) XPath
18 6 (0.42%) Kotlin
19 5 (0.35%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 67 (4.70%) Degree
2 30 (2.10%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (0.77%) MOS
4 4 (0.28%) Master's Degree
5 3 (0.21%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.14%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.070%) ICAEW
7 1 (0.070%) IIBA
7 1 (0.070%) ISEB
7 1 (0.070%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (3.08%) QA
2 3 (0.21%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.14%) DICOM
3 2 (0.14%) HL7
3 2 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.070%) WAI
4 1 (0.070%) WCAG
System Software
1 181 (12.68%) Docker
2 19 (1.33%) Varnish
3 4 (0.28%) HDFS
3 4 (0.28%) LXC
4 3 (0.21%) iptables
5 2 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.070%) GlusterFS
6 1 (0.070%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 53 (3.71%) Ansible
2 47 (3.29%) Puppet
3 43 (3.01%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (0.91%) Kubernetes
5 7 (0.49%) Capistrano
6 6 (0.42%) Grafana
7 3 (0.21%) Salt
7 3 (0.21%) SELinux
8 2 (0.14%) Consul
8 2 (0.14%) Terraform
9 1 (0.070%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 525 (36.79%) Zend
2 31 (2.17%) Google
3 25 (1.75%) Atlassian
3 25 (1.75%) Facebook
4 13 (0.91%) Plumtree
4 13 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (0.63%) Oracle
5 9 (0.63%) Twitter
6 8 (0.56%) SaltStack
7 7 (0.49%) New Relic
7 7 (0.49%) TIBCO
8 5 (0.35%) EnterpriseDB
8 5 (0.35%) SAP
9 4 (0.28%) Adobe
9 4 (0.28%) Sencha
10 3 (0.21%) Microsoft
10 3 (0.21%) Rackspace
10 3 (0.21%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.14%) Apple
11 2 (0.14%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud