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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 138 130 122
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 429 490 536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.02% 2.08% 2.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.13% 2.20% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 385 428 501
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,750 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +3.17%
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
20179 22291 21737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.89% 94.84% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 16172 17876 17969
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 £63,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 May 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 May 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 -46 86 £37,500 +7.14% 13
Surrey +37 80 £40,000 +6.66% 10
Berkshire +5 68 £52,500 +50.00% 9
East Sussex +14 56 £35,000 -2.77% 6
Oxfordshire -6 51 £32,500 -7.14% 7
Buckinghamshire -1 36 £30,000 -16.66% 9
West Sussex +4 32 £38,500 +22.22% 3
Kent +13 18 £35,000 +13.82% 8
Middlesex +6 1 £32,500 +44.44%
Isle of Wight - 1 £29,000 -
PHP Developer
England

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 790 (100.00%) PHP
2 674 (85.32%) HTML
3 651 (82.41%) CSS
4 639 (80.89%) JavaScript
5 579 (73.29%) MySQL
6 407 (51.52%) jQuery
7 305 (38.61%) Linux
8 287 (36.33%) MVC
9 254 (32.15%) HTML5
10 244 (30.89%) OO
11 239 (30.25%) Git (software)
12 219 (27.72%) Zend
13 208 (26.33%) Agile Software Development
14 207 (26.20%) OOP
15 198 (25.06%) LAMP
16 192 (24.30%) CSS3
17 174 (22.03%) SQL
18 164 (20.76%) PHP5
19 162 (20.51%) Symfony
20 150 (18.99%) Apache
21 130 (16.46%) Web Development
22 120 (15.19%) Subversion
23 118 (14.94%) Marketing
24 107 (13.54%) OO PHP
25 103 (13.04%) XML
26 101 (12.78%) E-Commerce
27 99 (12.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
28 96 (12.15%) WordPress
29 90 (11.39%) TDD
30 87 (11.01%) Laravel

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 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
1 150 (18.99%) Apache
2 96 (12.15%) WordPress
3 80 (10.13%) CMS
4 56 (7.09%) Drupal
5 48 (6.08%) Node.js
6 39 (4.94%) Joomla!
7 21 (2.66%) nginx
7 21 (2.66%) Elasticsearch
8 16 (2.03%) Moodle
9 11 (1.39%) TYPO3
10 10 (1.27%) Kentico
11 9 (1.14%) Sitecore CMS
12 8 (1.01%) IIS
13 7 (0.89%) concrete5
14 6 (0.76%) Apache Solr
15 5 (0.63%) Confluence
16 4 (0.51%) Umbraco
17 3 (0.38%) Apache ServiceMix
18 1 (0.13%) DNN
Applications
1 25 (3.16%) Photoshop
2 18 (2.28%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (1.39%) Fireworks
4 8 (1.01%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.38%) InDesign
6 2 (0.25%) MS Excel
7 1 (0.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 39 (4.94%) Magento
2 1 (0.13%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.52%) SaaS
2 10 (1.27%) GitHub
3 9 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (0.89%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (0.76%) Google Compute Engine
6 3 (0.38%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.38%) PaaS
6 3 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.38%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.38%) Rackspace Cloud
7 2 (0.25%) Heroku
8 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.13%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 26 (3.29%) Internet
2 22 (2.78%) Intranet
3 18 (2.28%) DNS
4 11 (1.39%) LDAP
5 7 (0.89%) HTTP
6 5 (0.63%) DHCP
7 2 (0.25%) SMTP
8 1 (0.13%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (0.13%) Broadband
8 1 (0.13%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.13%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 579 (73.29%) MySQL
2 60 (7.59%) SQL Server
3 54 (6.84%) MongoDB
4 29 (3.67%) PostgreSQL
5 28 (3.54%) NoSQL
6 17 (2.15%) Relational Database
7 13 (1.65%) Big Data
8 6 (0.76%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (0.38%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.38%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.13%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.13%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 239 (30.25%) Git (software)
2 120 (15.19%) Subversion
3 72 (9.11%) PHPUnit
4 27 (3.42%) Jenkins
5 23 (2.91%) Grunt
6 22 (2.78%) JIRA
7 20 (2.53%) Behat
8 17 (2.15%) Bower
9 13 (1.65%) Eclipse
10 10 (1.27%) Selenium
11 8 (1.01%) Karma Test Runner
12 7 (0.89%) NetBeans
13 6 (0.76%) PhpStorm
14 5 (0.63%) PEAR
15 2 (0.25%) Bitbucket
15 2 (0.25%) Maven
16 1 (0.13%) FogBugz
16 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 118 (14.94%) Marketing
2 32 (4.05%) Finance
3 25 (3.16%) Games
4 24 (3.04%) Publishing
5 21 (2.66%) Telecoms
5 21 (2.66%) Retail
6 13 (1.65%) Advertising
7 6 (0.76%) Multimedia
8 4 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (0.51%) Banking
9 3 (0.38%) Electronics
9 3 (0.38%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.25%) Billing
11 1 (0.13%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 674 (85.32%) HTML
2 651 (82.41%) CSS
3 407 (51.52%) jQuery
4 254 (32.15%) HTML5
5 198 (25.06%) LAMP
6 192 (24.30%) CSS3
7 162 (20.51%) Symfony
8 103 (13.04%) XML
9 99 (12.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 87 (11.01%) Laravel
11 85 (10.76%) XHTML
12 76 (9.62%) AngularJS
13 73 (9.24%) Ajax
14 71 (8.99%) Web Services
15 57 (7.22%) JSON
16 50 (6.33%) CodeIgniter
17 48 (6.08%) Sass
18 43 (5.44%) REST
19 40 (5.06%) Doctrine
20 38 (4.81%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 76 (9.62%) Open Source
2 47 (5.95%) User Experience
3 42 (5.32%) Computer Science
4 28 (3.54%) Mobile App
5 23 (2.91%) W3C
6 16 (2.03%) Social Media
7 15 (1.90%) Mathematics
7 15 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (1.77%) E-Learning
9 9 (1.14%) Algorithms
10 8 (1.01%) BBC
11 7 (0.89%) Graphic Design
12 6 (0.76%) Social Gaming
12 6 (0.76%) Replication
13 4 (0.51%) Life Science
14 3 (0.38%) iPad
14 3 (0.38%) Kindle
15 2 (0.25%) Blog
16 1 (0.13%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 305 (38.61%) Linux
2 40 (5.06%) UNIX
3 29 (3.67%) Windows
4 10 (1.27%) Apple iOS
4 10 (1.27%) Android
5 8 (1.01%) Debian
6 4 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.38%) CentOS
8 2 (0.25%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 287 (36.33%) MVC
2 244 (30.89%) OO
3 208 (26.33%) Agile Software Development
4 207 (26.20%) OOP
5 130 (16.46%) Web Development
6 107 (13.54%) OO PHP
7 101 (12.78%) E-Commerce
8 90 (11.39%) TDD
9 79 (10.00%) Software Engineering
10 58 (7.34%) Digital Marketing
11 55 (6.96%) Responsive Web Design
12 44 (5.57%) BDD
13 41 (5.19%) Scrum
14 40 (5.06%) Continuous Integration
15 39 (4.94%) Unit Testing
15 39 (4.94%) SEO
16 29 (3.67%) CRM
17 27 (3.42%) Analytics
18 21 (2.66%) Mentoring
19 19 (2.41%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 790 (100.00%) PHP
2 639 (80.89%) JavaScript
3 174 (22.03%) SQL
4 164 (20.76%) PHP5
5 50 (6.33%) Python
6 46 (5.82%) Ruby
7 42 (5.32%) Perl
8 28 (3.54%) Java
9 11 (1.39%) C#
10 9 (1.14%) C++
11 7 (0.89%) XPath
12 5 (0.63%) T-SQL
13 4 (0.51%) Go
14 3 (0.38%) Scala
15 2 (0.25%) VB
15 2 (0.25%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.25%) PHP4
16 1 (0.13%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 65 (8.23%) Degree
2 5 (0.63%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.03%) QA
2 3 (0.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (0.63%) iptables
2 2 (0.25%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 15 (1.90%) Capistrano
2 6 (0.76%) Nagios
3 3 (0.38%) Puppet
4 1 (0.13%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 219 (27.72%) Zend
2 34 (4.30%) Twitter
3 30 (3.80%) Adobe
4 26 (3.29%) Microsoft
5 21 (2.66%) Apple
6 20 (2.53%) Facebook
7 19 (2.41%) Oracle
8 16 (2.03%) Google
9 13 (1.65%) IBM
10 12 (1.52%) Rackspace
11 10 (1.27%) Sage
12 9 (1.14%) Sitecore
12 9 (1.14%) SAP
13 8 (1.01%) Perforce
14 4 (0.51%) PayPal
14 4 (0.51%) Red Hat
15 3 (0.38%) HP
16 2 (0.25%) Atlassian
17 1 (0.13%) EPiServer
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 Per Annum £competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS + BONUSES
Posted: 2 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits EXCELLENT BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £NaN.NaN per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The Digital Recruitment Firm
Salary: From £29,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits (pension, bonus, flexible
Posted: 3 days ago