Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Symfony
UK
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 433 380 430
Rank change year-on-year -53 +50 +2
Permanent jobs citing Symfony 1,182 1,467 1,411
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.69% 0.83% 0.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.72% 2.05% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1,063 1,338 1,309
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 £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £36,750 £38,500
% change year-on-year +8.84% -4.55% -3.75%

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 68,890 71,608 77,078
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.45% 40.62% 38.93%
Number of salaries quoted 57,136 59,582 66,836
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
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 17 August 2018.

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 August 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 -46 1,103 £45,000 +5.88% 218
UK excluding London -85 640 £40,000 +8.84% 137
London +31 493 £55,000 - 92
North of England -47 209 £40,000 +6.67% 42
South East +6 194 £40,000 - 23
North West -9 157 £40,000 - 24
South West +19 116 £40,000 +6.67% 23
Midlands -102 63 £32,500 +4.84% 26
Yorkshire -63 47 £35,000 - 16
West Midlands -30 39 £29,000 -3.33% 13
East of England +4 29 £35,000 -12.50% 12
East Midlands -66 24 £33,750 +3.85% 13
Scotland -35 23 £36,250 +3.57% 8
Wales +5 7 £40,000 +6.67% 2
North East -31 5 £32,500 -13.33% 2

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 1,158 (97.97%) PHP
2 753 (63.71%) JavaScript
3 718 (60.74%) Laravel
4 678 (57.36%) HTML
5 657 (55.58%) CSS
6 648 (54.82%) MySQL
7 464 (39.26%) MVC
8 430 (36.38%) Git (software)
9 424 (35.87%) Agile Software Development
10 367 (31.05%) Zend
11 366 (30.96%) Web Development
12 273 (23.10%) Linux
13 256 (21.66%) jQuery
14 243 (20.56%) AngularJS
15 237 (20.05%) OO
16 236 (19.97%) OOP
17 235 (19.88%) HTML5
18 231 (19.54%) LAMP
19 176 (14.89%) RESTful
20 169 (14.30%) CSS3
20 169 (14.30%) React
21 155 (13.11%) Sass
22 152 (12.86%) E-Commerce
23 139 (11.76%) Finance
23 139 (11.76%) OO PHP
24 136 (11.51%) SQL
25 132 (11.17%) TDD
26 131 (11.08%) CodeIgniter
27 130 (11.00%) CMS
28 129 (10.91%) Drupal

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
1 130 (11.00%) CMS
2 129 (10.91%) Drupal
3 125 (10.58%) WordPress
4 114 (9.64%) Apache
5 59 (4.99%) Elasticsearch
5 59 (4.99%) nginx
6 19 (1.61%) Confluence
7 8 (0.68%) Apache Solr
8 5 (0.42%) concrete5
8 5 (0.42%) ExpressionEngine
9 4 (0.34%) IIS
9 4 (0.34%) Moodle
10 3 (0.25%) Joomla!
10 3 (0.25%) PrestaShop
11 2 (0.17%) JBoss
11 2 (0.17%) Totara
12 1 (0.085%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.085%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (1.10%) Photoshop
2 5 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (0.34%) GIMP
4 3 (0.25%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.25%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (0.17%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 84 (7.11%) Magento
2 11 (0.93%) WebTrends
3 8 (0.68%) Payment Gateway
4 6 (0.51%) OpenCart
5 5 (0.42%) Shopify
6 1 (0.085%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.085%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 93 (7.87%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (4.57%) SaaS
3 22 (1.86%) GitHub
4 15 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
4 15 (1.27%) Twilio
5 13 (1.10%) Amazon S3
5 13 (1.10%) Google Cloud Platform
5 13 (1.10%) npm
6 11 (0.93%) Serverless
7 10 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (0.76%) Yarn
9 6 (0.51%) Amazon SQS
10 5 (0.42%) PaaS
10 5 (0.42%) Sage Pay
11 4 (0.34%) Google App Engine
12 3 (0.25%) CloudFront
13 2 (0.17%) Basecamp
13 2 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
13 2 (0.17%) DigitalOcean
14 1 (0.085%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 35 (2.96%) HTTP
2 7 (0.59%) SMS
3 6 (0.51%) VoIP
4 5 (0.42%) DNS
5 4 (0.34%) Internet
5 4 (0.34%) SSH
6 3 (0.25%) Skype
7 2 (0.17%) Intranet
7 2 (0.17%) SSL
8 1 (0.085%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 648 (54.82%) MySQL
2 71 (6.01%) NoSQL
3 63 (5.33%) MongoDB
4 50 (4.23%) Redis
5 49 (4.15%) PostgreSQL
6 35 (2.96%) SQL Server
7 33 (2.79%) Relational Database
8 26 (2.20%) MariaDB
9 8 (0.68%) Blockchain
9 8 (0.68%) CouchDB
10 6 (0.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 6 (0.51%) Big Data
11 5 (0.42%) SQLite
12 4 (0.34%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 3 (0.25%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (0.17%) Amazon RDS
15 1 (0.085%) Apache Cassandra
15 1 (0.085%) Apache Hive
15 1 (0.085%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 430 (36.38%) Git (software)
2 100 (8.46%) PHPUnit
3 93 (7.87%) Subversion
4 63 (5.33%) Jenkins
5 55 (4.65%) JIRA
6 37 (3.13%) Vagrant
7 34 (2.88%) gulp
8 32 (2.71%) Grunt
9 30 (2.54%) Bitbucket
10 25 (2.12%) webpack
11 18 (1.52%) Selenium
12 12 (1.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 11 (0.93%) Babel
13 11 (0.93%) Mocha
14 8 (0.68%) Bower
14 8 (0.68%) Jasmine
14 8 (0.68%) Xdebug
15 7 (0.59%) git-flow
15 7 (0.59%) GitLab
16 6 (0.51%) Mercurial
General
1 139 (11.76%) Finance
2 96 (8.12%) Marketing
3 67 (5.67%) Retail
4 45 (3.81%) Advertising
5 32 (2.71%) Games
6 30 (2.54%) Manufacturing
7 18 (1.52%) Back Office
7 18 (1.52%) Telecoms
8 15 (1.27%) Publishing
9 11 (0.93%) Automotive
10 10 (0.85%) Electronics
11 8 (0.68%) Law
12 5 (0.42%) Banking
13 2 (0.17%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.17%) Legal
13 2 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.085%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.085%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1,092 (92.39%) Developer
2 859 (72.67%) PHP Developer
3 220 (18.61%) Senior Developer
4 167 (14.13%) Senior PHP Developer
5 135 (11.42%) Web Developer
6 121 (10.24%) Full Stack Developer
7 111 (9.39%) Symfony Developer
8 103 (8.71%) PHP Symfony Developer
9 66 (5.58%) PHP Web Developer
10 61 (5.16%) PHP Laravel Developer
11 53 (4.48%) Software Developer
12 52 (4.40%) Backend Developer
12 52 (4.40%) JavaScript Developer
12 52 (4.40%) Lead Developer
13 48 (4.06%) Junior
14 46 (3.89%) Junior Developer
15 43 (3.64%) MySQL Developer
15 43 (3.64%) PHP MySQL Developer
16 39 (3.30%) Junior PHP Developer
16 39 (3.30%) Lead PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 718 (60.74%) Laravel
2 678 (57.36%) HTML
3 657 (55.58%) CSS
4 256 (21.66%) jQuery
5 243 (20.56%) AngularJS
6 235 (19.88%) HTML5
7 231 (19.54%) LAMP
8 176 (14.89%) RESTful
9 169 (14.30%) CSS3
9 169 (14.30%) React
10 155 (13.11%) Sass
11 131 (11.08%) CodeIgniter
12 129 (10.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 129 (10.91%) Yii
13 121 (10.24%) CakePHP
14 120 (10.15%) REST
15 119 (10.07%) Vue.js
16 112 (9.48%) Node.js
17 101 (8.54%) Web Services
18 97 (8.21%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 93 (7.87%) Mobile App
2 88 (7.45%) User Experience
3 87 (7.36%) Self-Motivation
4 86 (7.28%) Greenfield Project
5 81 (6.85%) Fintech
6 57 (4.82%) Linux Command Line
7 47 (3.98%) Computer Science
8 20 (1.69%) Virtual Team
9 19 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
9 19 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 17 (1.44%) Life Science
11 15 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (0.68%) Marketing Technology
12 8 (0.68%) Social Network
13 6 (0.51%) Digital Media
13 6 (0.51%) Driving Licence
14 5 (0.42%) Blog
15 4 (0.34%) Algorithms
15 4 (0.34%) NHS
15 4 (0.34%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 273 (23.10%) Linux
2 26 (2.20%) Unix
3 25 (2.12%) Android
4 19 (1.61%) Apple iOS
5 17 (1.44%) CentOS
6 14 (1.18%) Debian
7 11 (0.93%) Windows
8 3 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.085%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.085%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 464 (39.26%) MVC
2 424 (35.87%) Agile Software Development
3 366 (30.96%) Web Development
4 237 (20.05%) OO
5 236 (19.97%) OOP
6 152 (12.86%) E-Commerce
7 139 (11.76%) OO PHP
8 132 (11.17%) TDD
9 116 (9.81%) Software Engineering
10 113 (9.56%) Scrum
11 95 (8.04%) DevOps
12 92 (7.78%) Continuous Integration
12 92 (7.78%) Unit Testing
13 86 (7.28%) Mentoring
14 74 (6.26%) Front End Development
15 71 (6.01%) Microservices
16 67 (5.67%) SOLID
17 60 (5.08%) BDD
17 60 (5.08%) Test Automation
18 54 (4.57%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1,158 (97.97%) PHP
2 753 (63.71%) JavaScript
3 136 (11.51%) SQL
4 104 (8.80%) Python
5 98 (8.29%) Java
6 60 (5.08%) PHP 7
7 43 (3.64%) PHP 5
8 36 (3.05%) ES6
9 29 (2.45%) Ruby
10 22 (1.86%) C#
11 15 (1.27%) Bash Shell
11 15 (1.27%) Perl
12 14 (1.18%) Go
13 10 (0.85%) TypeScript
14 9 (0.76%) C++
15 4 (0.34%) C
15 4 (0.34%) VB.NET
16 3 (0.25%) T-SQL
17 2 (0.17%) Shell Script
18 1 (0.085%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 46 (3.89%) Degree
2 27 (2.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.17%) ICAEW
3 2 (0.17%) OCP
3 2 (0.17%) OCPJP
3 2 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (0.17%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.085%) ISEB
4 1 (0.085%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (1.95%) QA
2 7 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (0.59%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.42%) GCP
3 5 (0.42%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.17%) GDPR
5 1 (0.085%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 106 (8.97%) Docker
2 19 (1.61%) Varnish
3 4 (0.34%) LXC
3 4 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.085%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 21 (1.78%) Puppet
2 19 (1.61%) Kubernetes
3 17 (1.44%) Ansible
4 10 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (0.51%) Terraform
6 3 (0.25%) Packer
6 3 (0.25%) Salt
7 2 (0.17%) cPanel
7 2 (0.17%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 367 (31.05%) Zend
2 29 (2.45%) Google
3 26 (2.20%) Capita
4 25 (2.12%) Atlassian
5 15 (1.27%) Red Hat
6 13 (1.10%) SAP
7 11 (0.93%) Twitter
7 11 (0.93%) WooCommerce
8 9 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (0.68%) MuleSoft
9 8 (0.68%) OutSystems
9 8 (0.68%) PayPal
10 6 (0.51%) Adobe
10 6 (0.51%) Facebook
10 6 (0.51%) Oracle
10 6 (0.51%) Rackspace
11 4 (0.34%) New Relic
12 3 (0.25%) Microsoft
13 1 (0.085%) HP
13 1 (0.085%) Sony