The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had PHP Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Developer
Rank 143 164 131
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 2211 2189 2739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.29% 2.00% 2.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.38% 2.08% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2084 1939 2402
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
92868 105229 112076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.21% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 78150 87307 90374
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured PHP Developer in the job title.

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PHP Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the UK.

PHP Developer Salary Trend in the UK

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP Developer over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 within the UK.

PHP Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

PHP Developer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +19 2102 £38,000 +1.33% 334
South East +43 581 £40,000 - 62
London -12 559 £50,000 +11.11% 71
North West +31 241 £37,500 +11.11% 48
West Midlands +43 217 £31,500 +5.00% 16
Hampshire +50 204 £37,500 +2.73% 25
South West +4 159 £35,000 +16.66% 31
Manchester +13 153 £37,500 +13.63% 34
Yorkshire +1 140 £32,500 -7.14% 48
East of England +4 124 £35,000 -12.50% 25
Berkshire +32 115 £40,000 -11.11% 7
Birmingham +34 96 £31,500 +5.00% 2
City of London +24 71 £47,500 +5.55% 9
East Midlands -28 66 £35,000 +7.69% 29
East Sussex +14 63 £30,000 -14.28% 6
West Yorkshire -36 62 £33,000 -5.71% 31
Basingstoke +14 58 £35,000 - 5
Surrey -16 55 £40,000 - 3
Cheshire +52 54 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Reading +4 54 £45,000 - 4
Dorset +11 53 £32,500 +18.18% 8
Leeds -13 53 £33,000 -5.71% 23
Oxfordshire -6 50 £40,000 - 7
Brighton +1 42 £35,000 - 3
Bournemouth +17 41 £32,500 +18.18% 7
South Yorkshire +17 39 £35,000 +16.66% 11
Farnborough +27 38 £41,250 +3.12% 3
Bristol -9 38 £32,500 +8.33% 8
Southampton -14 38 £35,000 -4.10% 6
Buckinghamshire +30 37 £42,000 +10.52% 6

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, PHP Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 4438 (100.00%) PHP
2 3188 (71.83%) JavaScript
3 2916 (65.71%) HTML
4 2867 (64.60%) CSS
5 2752 (62.01%) MySQL
6 1940 (43.71%) jQuery
7 1713 (38.60%) MVC
8 1470 (33.12%) Web Development
9 1312 (29.56%) OO
10 1310 (29.52%) Linux
11 1301 (29.32%) LAMP
12 1265 (28.50%) Git (software)
13 1123 (25.30%) Agile Software Development
14 1059 (23.86%) Symfony
15 1016 (22.89%) OOP
16 980 (22.08%) Laravel
17 933 (21.02%) HTML5
18 812 (18.30%) Zend
19 776 (17.49%) E-Commerce
20 707 (15.93%) OO PHP
21 675 (15.21%) SQL
22 630 (14.20%) CSS3
23 614 (13.84%) Apache
24 604 (13.61%) AngularJS
25 558 (12.57%) Ajax
26 499 (11.24%) TDD
27 452 (10.18%) WordPress
28 447 (10.07%) Front End Development
29 443 (9.98%) Marketing
30 436 (9.82%) XML

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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
1 614 (13.84%) Apache
2 452 (10.18%) WordPress
3 393 (8.86%) Drupal
4 371 (8.36%) CMS
5 181 (4.08%) Elasticsearch
6 88 (1.98%) nginx
7 51 (1.15%) Joomla!
8 37 (0.83%) Moodle
9 32 (0.72%) IIS
10 31 (0.70%) Apache Solr
11 18 (0.41%) Confluence
12 17 (0.38%) Tomcat
13 16 (0.36%) PrestaShop
14 11 (0.25%) SugarCRM
15 10 (0.23%) Apache Spark
15 10 (0.23%) ColdFusion
15 10 (0.23%) concrete5
15 10 (0.23%) SilverStripe
16 9 (0.20%) SharePoint
17 6 (0.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 94 (2.12%) Photoshop
2 47 (1.06%) MS Excel
3 26 (0.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 14 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
4 14 (0.32%) MS Office
5 8 (0.18%) Fireworks
6 6 (0.14%) GIMP
7 2 (0.045%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 366 (8.25%) Magento
2 22 (0.50%) Payment Gateway
3 15 (0.34%) osCommerce
4 14 (0.32%) OpenCart
5 8 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 7 (0.16%) Adobe Campaign
7 5 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (0.068%) WebTrends
9 2 (0.045%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.045%) Shopify
10 1 (0.023%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 204 (4.60%) Amazon AWS
2 94 (2.12%) GitHub
3 45 (1.01%) SaaS
4 40 (0.90%) Google Cloud Platform
5 26 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
6 23 (0.52%) Google Analytics
7 22 (0.50%) AdWords
8 21 (0.47%) Amazon S3
9 16 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
10 13 (0.29%) PaaS
10 13 (0.29%) Sage Pay
11 10 (0.23%) Google Compute Engine
12 8 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
12 8 (0.18%) DigitalOcean
13 7 (0.16%) Silverpop
14 5 (0.11%) Trello
15 4 (0.090%) Amazon SQS
15 4 (0.090%) iTunes
15 4 (0.090%) Linode
16 3 (0.068%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 61 (1.37%) Internet
2 59 (1.33%) Intranet
3 51 (1.15%) HTTP
4 33 (0.74%) DNS
5 20 (0.45%) SSH
6 18 (0.41%) SMTP
7 10 (0.23%) Extranet
7 10 (0.23%) FTP
8 7 (0.16%) SSL
9 6 (0.14%) LDAP
9 6 (0.14%) Network Security
10 5 (0.11%) DAB
10 5 (0.11%) HTTPS
10 5 (0.11%) TCP/IP
11 4 (0.090%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (0.090%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (0.090%) LAN
12 3 (0.068%) NAS
13 2 (0.045%) AMQP
13 2 (0.045%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2752 (62.01%) MySQL
2 215 (4.84%) SQL Server
3 213 (4.80%) MongoDB
4 195 (4.39%) NoSQL
5 181 (4.08%) Relational Database
6 150 (3.38%) PostgreSQL
7 102 (2.30%) Redis
8 67 (1.51%) Big Data
9 29 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
10 28 (0.63%) Hadoop
11 22 (0.50%) RDBMS
11 22 (0.50%) SQLite
12 20 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
13 16 (0.36%) MariaDB
14 11 (0.25%) BigQuery
15 10 (0.23%) Amazon RDS
16 9 (0.20%) KDB
16 9 (0.20%) Kdb+
17 8 (0.18%) CouchDB
17 8 (0.18%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1265 (28.50%) Git (software)
2 411 (9.26%) Subversion
3 314 (7.08%) PHPUnit
4 121 (2.73%) Jenkins
5 79 (1.78%) Grunt
6 76 (1.71%) gulp
6 76 (1.71%) Vagrant
7 74 (1.67%) JIRA
8 72 (1.62%) Mercurial
9 67 (1.51%) Selenium
10 43 (0.97%) Bitbucket
10 43 (0.97%) Bower
11 27 (0.61%) PhpStorm
12 23 (0.52%) git-flow
13 18 (0.41%) Visual Studio
14 13 (0.29%) Xdebug
15 11 (0.25%) Codeship
16 10 (0.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 10 (0.23%) Jasmine
16 10 (0.23%) Maven
General
1 443 (9.98%) Marketing
2 331 (7.46%) Finance
3 145 (3.27%) Advertising
4 144 (3.24%) Games
5 114 (2.57%) Telecoms
6 94 (2.12%) Retail
7 72 (1.62%) Manufacturing
8 64 (1.44%) Banking
9 44 (0.99%) Law
10 40 (0.90%) Publishing
11 34 (0.77%) Back Office
12 33 (0.74%) Music Industry
13 28 (0.63%) Electronics
14 21 (0.47%) Multimedia
15 15 (0.34%) Legal
16 12 (0.27%) Financial Institution
17 11 (0.25%) Automotive
18 10 (0.23%) Investment Banking
19 6 (0.14%) Front Office
19 6 (0.14%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2916 (65.71%) HTML
2 2867 (64.60%) CSS
3 1940 (43.71%) jQuery
4 1301 (29.32%) LAMP
5 1059 (23.86%) Symfony
6 980 (22.08%) Laravel
7 933 (21.02%) HTML5
8 630 (14.20%) CSS3
9 604 (13.61%) AngularJS
10 558 (12.57%) Ajax
11 436 (9.82%) XML
12 393 (8.86%) Web Services
13 362 (8.16%) REST
14 359 (8.09%) Sass
15 329 (7.41%) CodeIgniter
16 317 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 316 (7.12%) JSON
18 315 (7.10%) Node.js
19 300 (6.76%) CakePHP
20 298 (6.71%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 257 (5.79%) User Experience
2 237 (5.34%) Computer Science
3 225 (5.07%) Mobile App
4 176 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
5 109 (2.46%) iPad
6 90 (2.03%) Fintech
7 70 (1.58%) Social Media
8 69 (1.55%) Digital Media
9 42 (0.95%) e-Learning
10 26 (0.59%) Driving Licence
11 19 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
11 19 (0.43%) W3C
12 18 (0.41%) iPhone
12 18 (0.41%) Management Information System
13 17 (0.38%) Algorithms
14 16 (0.36%) Data Centre
14 16 (0.36%) Graphic Design
14 16 (0.36%) NHS
15 15 (0.34%) Data Structures
16 14 (0.32%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 1310 (29.52%) Linux
2 163 (3.67%) Windows
3 118 (2.66%) Unix
4 109 (2.46%) Debian
5 59 (1.33%) Ubuntu
6 54 (1.22%) Apple iOS
7 46 (1.04%) Android
8 35 (0.79%) Windows Server
9 32 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 24 (0.54%) CentOS
11 11 (0.25%) Mac OS X
12 7 (0.16%) Mac OS
12 7 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (0.068%) Scientific Linux
14 3 (0.068%) Windows 7
15 2 (0.045%) Windows 10
15 2 (0.045%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1713 (38.60%) MVC
2 1470 (33.12%) Web Development
3 1312 (29.56%) OO
4 1123 (25.30%) Agile Software Development
5 1016 (22.89%) OOP
6 776 (17.49%) E-Commerce
7 707 (15.93%) OO PHP
8 499 (11.24%) TDD
9 447 (10.07%) Front End Development
10 405 (9.13%) Scrum
11 303 (6.83%) Unit Testing
12 223 (5.02%) SDLC
13 222 (5.00%) Data Protection
14 217 (4.89%) Open Source
15 207 (4.66%) Continuous Integration
16 193 (4.35%) Software Engineering
17 191 (4.30%) Responsive Web Design
18 171 (3.85%) BDD
19 150 (3.38%) Web Design
20 148 (3.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4438 (100.00%) PHP
2 3188 (71.83%) JavaScript
3 675 (15.21%) SQL
4 370 (8.34%) Java
5 351 (7.91%) PHP 5
6 321 (7.23%) Python
7 150 (3.38%) Ruby
8 95 (2.14%) C#
9 88 (1.98%) Perl
10 81 (1.83%) Bash Shell
11 69 (1.55%) C
12 57 (1.28%) C++
13 36 (0.81%) PHP 7
14 29 (0.65%) ES6
15 28 (0.63%) XPath
16 26 (0.59%) PHP 4
17 24 (0.54%) Go
18 20 (0.45%) ActionScript
19 17 (0.38%) Shell Script
20 16 (0.36%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 370 (8.34%) Degree
2 12 (0.27%) CCNP
2 12 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (0.16%) Security Cleared
4 6 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (0.14%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.090%) Sun Certification
6 2 (0.045%) MySQL Certification
6 2 (0.045%) PhD
6 2 (0.045%) Postgraduate
6 2 (0.045%) SANS
7 1 (0.023%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.023%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.023%) MCSD
7 1 (0.023%) MCSE
7 1 (0.023%) OCP
7 1 (0.023%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 126 (2.84%) QA
2 4 (0.090%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (0.090%) SLA
3 3 (0.068%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.068%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.023%) SDET
4 1 (0.023%) WAI
System Software
1 81 (1.83%) Docker
2 55 (1.24%) Varnish
3 17 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (0.20%) Active Directory
5 6 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.068%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (0.068%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.023%) KVM
Systems Management
1 42 (0.95%) Puppet
2 29 (0.65%) Ansible
3 25 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.090%) Kubernetes
5 3 (0.068%) Capistrano
5 3 (0.068%) cPanel
6 2 (0.045%) HAProxy
6 2 (0.045%) Nagios
7 1 (0.023%) Icinga
7 1 (0.023%) Plesk
Vendors
1 812 (18.30%) Zend
2 141 (3.18%) Google
3 87 (1.96%) Microsoft
4 79 (1.78%) Oracle
5 76 (1.71%) Facebook
6 73 (1.64%) Adobe
7 60 (1.35%) Twitter
8 42 (0.95%) Apple
9 36 (0.81%) PayPal
10 33 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
11 15 (0.34%) Red Hat
12 11 (0.25%) Atlassian
13 9 (0.20%) Rackspace
13 9 (0.20%) Remedy
14 8 (0.18%) EPiServer
14 8 (0.18%) Sage
15 7 (0.16%) Cisco
15 7 (0.16%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
15 7 (0.16%) SAP
15 7 (0.16%) VMware
East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Hastings, East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Salary
Posted: 2 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wales
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hastings, East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Home Working + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Home Working
Posted: 2 days ago
Lincolnshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £30000 Per Annum benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ISL
Salary: £23000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + flexi hours
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leigh-On-Sea, Essex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hyde, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South Wales
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £40K
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days Hol
Posted: 2 days ago