The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 148 147 98
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -49
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 397 435 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.87% 1.93% 2.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.98% 2.03% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 335 367 554
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,050 £26,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,450 £47,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
PHP Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20035 21405 20219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.57% 94.86% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16668 16840 16661
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the South East region.

PHP Developer Salary Trend in the South East

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

PHP Developer Salary Histogram in the South East

PHP Developer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -17 104 £36,500 +21.66% 9
Berkshire +28 83 £45,000 +28.57% 14
Surrey +41 68 £40,000 +23.07% 7
East Sussex +14 42 £35,000 -6.66% 9
West Sussex +4 38 £40,000 -3.03% 1
Buckinghamshire -59 26 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Oxfordshire -6 19 £40,000 -5.88%
Kent +12 16 £40,000 +18.51% 1
Middlesex -4 1 £43,000 +27.40%
PHP Developer
England

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited PHP Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with PHP Developer in their job title.

1 836 (100.00%) PHP
2 707 (84.57%) HTML
3 683 (81.70%) CSS
4 670 (80.14%) JavaScript
5 617 (73.80%) MySQL
6 484 (57.89%) jQuery
7 354 (42.34%) Linux
8 299 (35.77%) Git (software)
9 288 (34.45%) MVC
10 287 (34.33%) HTML5
11 250 (29.90%) Agile Software Development
12 239 (28.59%) Zend
13 234 (27.99%) OO
14 215 (25.72%) CSS3
15 209 (25.00%) LAMP
15 209 (25.00%) Symfony
16 192 (22.97%) Apache
17 188 (22.49%) OOP
18 169 (20.22%) Web Development
19 166 (19.86%) PHP5
20 146 (17.46%) SQL
21 131 (15.67%) CMS
22 126 (15.07%) WordPress
23 122 (14.59%) Laravel
24 117 (14.00%) Subversion
25 114 (13.64%) PHPUnit
26 106 (12.68%) Ajax
27 99 (11.84%) XML
28 98 (11.72%) Marketing
29 95 (11.36%) OO PHP

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited PHP Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with PHP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 192 (22.97%) Apache
2 131 (15.67%) CMS
3 126 (15.07%) WordPress
4 50 (5.98%) Joomla!
5 36 (4.31%) Drupal
5 36 (4.31%) Node.js
6 31 (3.71%) Moodle
7 26 (3.11%) Elasticsearch
8 20 (2.39%) concrete5
9 18 (2.15%) nginx
10 10 (1.20%) Apache Solr
10 10 (1.20%) Kentico
11 7 (0.84%) Sitecore CMS
11 7 (0.84%) TYPO3
12 6 (0.72%) Confluence
13 4 (0.48%) SilverStripe
14 2 (0.24%) IIS
14 2 (0.24%) Apache Spark
15 1 (0.12%) Tornado
15 1 (0.12%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 17 (2.03%) Photoshop
2 9 (1.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 7 (0.84%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (0.72%) Fireworks
5 3 (0.36%) InDesign
6 2 (0.24%) GIMP
7 1 (0.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 47 (5.62%) Magento
2 1 (0.12%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 23 (2.75%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (2.27%) GitHub
2 19 (2.27%) Google Cloud Platform
3 17 (2.03%) Google Compute Engine
4 15 (1.79%) SaaS
5 5 (0.60%) Rackspace Cloud
5 5 (0.60%) Google Analytics
6 4 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.24%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 31 (3.71%) DNS
2 20 (2.39%) Intranet
3 19 (2.27%) LDAP
4 11 (1.32%) Internet
5 6 (0.72%) SMTP
6 3 (0.36%) HTTP
7 2 (0.24%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.24%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (0.12%) Skype
8 1 (0.12%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.12%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 617 (73.80%) MySQL
2 57 (6.82%) MongoDB
3 52 (6.22%) NoSQL
4 46 (5.50%) SQL Server
5 23 (2.75%) PostgreSQL
6 21 (2.51%) Relational Database
7 20 (2.39%) Apache Cassandra
8 10 (1.20%) Big Data
8 10 (1.20%) Data Mining
9 5 (0.60%) Redis
10 4 (0.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 3 (0.36%) Neo4j
11 3 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.36%) SQLite
11 3 (0.36%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.36%) CouchDB
12 2 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2008
13 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2005
13 1 (0.12%) Navicat
Development Applications
1 299 (35.77%) Git (software)
2 117 (14.00%) Subversion
3 114 (13.64%) PHPUnit
4 47 (5.62%) Jenkins
5 30 (3.59%) JIRA
6 28 (3.35%) Grunt
7 18 (2.15%) Selenium
8 17 (2.03%) Bower
9 12 (1.44%) Maven
10 8 (0.96%) NetBeans
10 8 (0.96%) Behat
10 8 (0.96%) gulp
11 7 (0.84%) Eclipse
12 5 (0.60%) JUnit
13 4 (0.48%) PEAR
14 3 (0.36%) FogBugz
14 3 (0.36%) Bitbucket
15 2 (0.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 1 (0.12%) Trac
16 1 (0.12%) Xdebug
General
1 98 (11.72%) Marketing
2 33 (3.95%) Finance
3 28 (3.35%) Games
4 20 (2.39%) Retail
5 19 (2.27%) Publishing
6 17 (2.03%) Telecoms
7 9 (1.08%) Banking
8 8 (0.96%) Law
9 6 (0.72%) Advertising
10 5 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (0.60%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.12%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 707 (84.57%) HTML
2 683 (81.70%) CSS
3 484 (57.89%) jQuery
4 287 (34.33%) HTML5
5 215 (25.72%) CSS3
6 209 (25.00%) Symfony
6 209 (25.00%) LAMP
7 122 (14.59%) Laravel
8 106 (12.68%) Ajax
9 99 (11.84%) XML
10 85 (10.17%) AngularJS
11 84 (10.05%) Sass
12 79 (9.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 57 (6.82%) Web Services
14 50 (5.98%) CodeIgniter
15 49 (5.86%) REST
16 47 (5.62%) CakePHP
17 44 (5.26%) XHTML
18 43 (5.14%) JSON
19 42 (5.02%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 53 (6.34%) User Experience
2 30 (3.59%) W3C
2 30 (3.59%) Computer Science
3 21 (2.51%) E-Learning
4 20 (2.39%) Mobile App
5 19 (2.27%) Algorithms
6 14 (1.67%) iPhone
6 14 (1.67%) iPad
7 10 (1.20%) Social Gaming
7 10 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (0.84%) Social Media
8 7 (0.84%) Blog
9 6 (0.72%) Mathematics
10 5 (0.60%) Data Structures
10 5 (0.60%) Data Centre
11 4 (0.48%) Life Science
12 3 (0.36%) Digital Media
12 3 (0.36%) Graphic Design
12 3 (0.36%) BBC
13 2 (0.24%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 354 (42.34%) Linux
2 50 (5.98%) UNIX
3 27 (3.23%) Debian
4 22 (2.63%) Windows
5 13 (1.56%) Android
5 13 (1.56%) Apple iOS
6 10 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (1.08%) CentOS
8 4 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.36%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.24%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 288 (34.45%) MVC
2 250 (29.90%) Agile Software Development
3 234 (27.99%) OO
4 188 (22.49%) OOP
5 169 (20.22%) Web Development
6 95 (11.36%) OO PHP
7 92 (11.00%) TDD
8 85 (10.17%) E-Commerce
9 74 (8.85%) Software Engineering
10 67 (8.01%) Open Source
11 66 (7.89%) Unit Testing
12 61 (7.30%) Scrum
13 52 (6.22%) Digital Marketing
14 40 (4.78%) SEO
15 37 (4.43%) Continuous Integration
16 36 (4.31%) Mentoring
17 34 (4.07%) Analytics
18 30 (3.59%) Responsive Web Design
19 26 (3.11%) Project Management
20 25 (2.99%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 836 (100.00%) PHP
2 670 (80.14%) JavaScript
3 166 (19.86%) PHP5
4 146 (17.46%) SQL
5 38 (4.55%) Python
6 28 (3.35%) Ruby
7 23 (2.75%) Perl
8 20 (2.39%) Java
9 18 (2.15%) C++
10 17 (2.03%) Bash Shell
11 14 (1.67%) C#
12 4 (0.48%) C
12 4 (0.48%) Go
13 3 (0.36%) ECMAScript
13 3 (0.36%) VB
14 2 (0.24%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.24%) PHP4
14 2 (0.24%) Delphi
15 1 (0.12%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.12%) AWK
Qualifications
1 56 (6.70%) Degree
2 6 (0.72%) CCNP
2 6 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (1.79%) Capistrano
2 10 (1.20%) Nagios
3 3 (0.36%) Vagrant
3 3 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.24%) cPanel
5 1 (0.12%) Puppet
Vendors
1 239 (28.59%) Zend
2 31 (3.71%) Google
3 23 (2.75%) Twitter
4 21 (2.51%) Rackspace
5 16 (1.91%) Oracle
5 16 (1.91%) Adobe
5 16 (1.91%) Apple
6 11 (1.32%) Perforce
7 9 (1.08%) Microsoft
8 8 (0.96%) Sage
9 7 (0.84%) Sitecore
10 5 (0.60%) Facebook
10 5 (0.60%) SAP
11 4 (0.48%) PayPal
12 3 (0.36%) Red Hat
13 1 (0.12%) EPiServer
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Peacehaven, East Sussex
Talent Spa
Salary: £20-30k DoE
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Epsom, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Epsom, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Square One Resources
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £228000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 Per Annum £20,000 - £40,000 DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £31000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago