The first table below looks at the demand for the PHP Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 132 144 113
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 2623 2228 2937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.14% 1.97% 2.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.26% 2.08% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2299 2017 2808
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
115980 107065 119193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.49% 94.69% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 94004 89146 102136
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 16 April 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +4 2496 £35,000 +2.94% 373
London +4 900 £42,500 +6.25% 103
South East -8 499 £35,000 +2.94% 69
North West -3 250 £32,500 +3.17% 43
South West -12 210 £32,000 -1.53% 45
East of England +47 172 £32,500 - 30
Yorkshire -8 170 £32,000 +16.36% 41
City of London -3 160 £40,000 +6.66% 25
East Midlands +43 155 £28,500 - 18
Hampshire +18 154 £35,000 +16.66% 20
West Midlands +21 122 £30,000 +5.26% 20
Manchester -34 121 £32,000 +1.58% 29
West Yorkshire -1 100 £35,000 +16.66% 36
Bristol +6 95 £32,000 -1.53% 11
Leeds +3 85 £35,000 +16.66% 25
Cambridgeshire +32 84 £32,500 -14.47% 10
Oxfordshire +27 76 £35,000 -12.50% 10
Berkshire +32 70 £35,000 -6.66% 8
Surrey -43 69 £36,500 +4.28% 9
Cambridge +44 66 £32,500 -7.14% 7
Nottingham +21 64 £27,500 -3.50% 7
Nottinghamshire +10 64 £27,500 -3.50% 7
South Yorkshire +7 56 £30,000 +9.09% 3
Merseyside +25 55 £32,500 +4.83% 3
Sheffield +3 54 £30,000 +9.09% 2
Cheshire +12 50 £35,000 +3.70% 9
Liverpool +15 49 £32,500 +4.83% 3
Birmingham +11 49 £30,000 +5.26% 7
Suffolk +33 46 £36,250 +3.57% 6
Buckinghamshire +12 46 £36,000 +26.31% 7

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 4941 (100.00%) PHP
2 3610 (73.06%) MySQL
3 3465 (70.13%) HTML
4 3364 (68.08%) JavaScript
5 3310 (66.99%) CSS
6 2246 (45.46%) jQuery
7 1976 (39.99%) MVC
8 1830 (37.04%) OO
9 1559 (31.55%) Zend
10 1411 (28.56%) OOP
11 1394 (28.21%) LAMP
12 1372 (27.77%) Linux
13 1338 (27.08%) PHP5
14 1197 (24.23%) Symfony
15 1162 (23.52%) HTML5
16 1005 (20.34%) E-Commerce
17 921 (18.64%) Git (software)
18 895 (18.11%) CSS3
19 881 (17.83%) OO PHP
20 861 (17.43%) Ajax
21 763 (15.44%) Web Development
22 761 (15.40%) SQL
23 723 (14.63%) Subversion
24 709 (14.35%) Apache
25 662 (13.40%) CMS
26 645 (13.05%) XML
27 629 (12.73%) CodeIgniter
28 554 (11.21%) Drupal
29 552 (11.17%) XHTML
30 493 (9.98%) Magento

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 709 (14.35%) Apache
2 662 (13.40%) CMS
3 554 (11.21%) Drupal
4 438 (8.86%) WordPress
5 176 (3.56%) Node.js
6 128 (2.59%) Joomla!
7 73 (1.48%) Apache Solr
8 58 (1.17%) nginx
9 57 (1.15%) ExpressionEngine
10 54 (1.09%) Moodle
11 49 (0.99%) concrete5
12 48 (0.97%) IIS
13 29 (0.59%) Umbraco
14 26 (0.53%) SugarCRM
15 24 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
16 21 (0.43%) SilverStripe
17 14 (0.28%) Facebook Platform
18 7 (0.14%) SharePoint
19 6 (0.12%) ColdFusion
20 5 (0.10%) PrestaShop
Applications
1 199 (4.03%) Photoshop
2 50 (1.01%) Adobe Illustrator
3 35 (0.71%) MS Excel
4 21 (0.43%) Fireworks
5 13 (0.26%) MS Office
6 2 (0.040%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.020%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.020%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.020%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 493 (9.98%) Magento
2 60 (1.21%) Google Analytics
3 22 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (0.16%) WebTrends
5 7 (0.14%) SAP SRM
6 6 (0.12%) SAP Business One
7 5 (0.10%) osCommerce
8 3 (0.061%) Zen Cart
9 2 (0.040%) CubeCart
10 1 (0.020%) Shopify
10 1 (0.020%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 95 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (1.09%) GitHub
3 52 (1.05%) Amazon S3
4 44 (0.89%) SaaS
5 31 (0.63%) Amazon SQS
6 29 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
7 12 (0.24%) Trello
8 4 (0.081%) Amazon ELB
9 3 (0.061%) CloudFront
10 2 (0.040%) Office 365
10 2 (0.040%) Google App Engine
10 2 (0.040%) PaaS
11 1 (0.020%) Microsoft Azure
11 1 (0.020%) Basecamp
11 1 (0.020%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 132 (2.67%) Internet
2 81 (1.64%) HTTP
3 58 (1.17%) Intranet
4 34 (0.69%) SSH
5 23 (0.47%) DNS
6 18 (0.36%) Extranet
7 16 (0.32%) SSL
7 16 (0.32%) SMTP
7 16 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
8 14 (0.28%) VoIP
9 13 (0.26%) FTP
10 9 (0.18%) Broadband
11 7 (0.14%) SMS
11 7 (0.14%) HTTPS
12 6 (0.12%) IP Telephony
12 6 (0.12%) Asterisk PBX
13 5 (0.10%) AMQP
13 5 (0.10%) Network Security
14 4 (0.081%) LDAP
14 4 (0.081%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3610 (73.06%) MySQL
2 259 (5.24%) MongoDB
3 246 (4.98%) SQL Server
4 200 (4.05%) Relational Database
5 136 (2.75%) NoSQL
6 98 (1.98%) Big Data
7 87 (1.76%) PostgreSQL
8 73 (1.48%) Redis
9 38 (0.77%) RDBMS
10 31 (0.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 24 (0.49%) Oracle Database
12 23 (0.47%) MariaDB
13 20 (0.40%) Amazon RDS
14 18 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 18 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 17 (0.34%) Hadoop
16 16 (0.32%) Oracle Database 10g
16 16 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
17 14 (0.28%) Apache Cassandra
18 13 (0.26%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 921 (18.64%) Git (software)
2 723 (14.63%) Subversion
3 253 (5.12%) PHPUnit
4 88 (1.78%) Selenium
5 72 (1.46%) Behat
6 65 (1.32%) JIRA
7 55 (1.11%) Jenkins
8 44 (0.89%) Eclipse
9 33 (0.67%) Mercurial
10 31 (0.63%) Xdebug
11 28 (0.57%) PEAR
12 27 (0.55%) NetBeans
13 26 (0.53%) PhpStorm
14 23 (0.47%) JUnit
15 19 (0.38%) Dreamweaver
16 18 (0.36%) Bitbucket
17 17 (0.34%) TeamCity
17 17 (0.34%) Zend Studio
18 16 (0.32%) Appcelerator Titanium
19 15 (0.30%) Trac
General
1 471 (9.53%) Marketing
2 181 (3.66%) Finance
3 144 (2.91%) Retail
4 129 (2.61%) Games
5 80 (1.62%) Telecoms
6 70 (1.42%) Advertising
7 68 (1.38%) Back Office
8 36 (0.73%) Publishing
8 36 (0.73%) Manufacturing
9 23 (0.47%) Billing
10 17 (0.34%) Banking
11 11 (0.22%) Automotive
12 10 (0.20%) Multimedia
13 6 (0.12%) Music Industry
14 4 (0.081%) Law
15 3 (0.061%) Arabic Language
15 3 (0.061%) Russian Language
15 3 (0.061%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.061%) Legal
16 1 (0.020%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3465 (70.13%) HTML
2 3310 (66.99%) CSS
3 2246 (45.46%) jQuery
4 1394 (28.21%) LAMP
5 1197 (24.23%) Symfony
6 1162 (23.52%) HTML5
7 895 (18.11%) CSS3
8 861 (17.43%) Ajax
9 645 (13.05%) XML
10 629 (12.73%) CodeIgniter
11 552 (11.17%) XHTML
12 447 (9.05%) CakePHP
13 413 (8.36%) Web Services
14 388 (7.85%) JSON
15 370 (7.49%) Zend Framework
16 324 (6.56%) REST
17 270 (5.46%) SOAP
18 245 (4.96%) Yii
19 206 (4.17%) Laravel
20 186 (3.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 468 (9.47%) Open Source
2 270 (5.46%) Mobile App
3 240 (4.86%) Computer Science
4 169 (3.42%) Social Media
5 118 (2.39%) Digital Media
6 110 (2.23%) W3C
7 63 (1.28%) Mathematics
8 39 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
9 32 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 31 (0.63%) Visualisation
10 31 (0.63%) Xbox
11 25 (0.51%) Web 2.0
12 20 (0.40%) Artificial Intelligence
12 20 (0.40%) Social Network
13 19 (0.38%) Clustering
14 18 (0.36%) Replication
14 18 (0.36%) EPoS
15 16 (0.32%) Thin Client
15 16 (0.32%) Fat Client
16 14 (0.28%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 1372 (27.77%) Linux
2 163 (3.30%) Windows
3 156 (3.16%) Apple iOS
4 139 (2.81%) Android
5 138 (2.79%) UNIX
6 57 (1.15%) Ubuntu
7 40 (0.81%) CentOS
8 25 (0.51%) Debian
9 17 (0.34%) Mac OS X
10 14 (0.28%) Fedora
11 8 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (0.10%) FreeBSD
13 3 (0.061%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.040%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.040%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.020%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1976 (39.99%) MVC
2 1830 (37.04%) OO
3 1411 (28.56%) OOP
4 1005 (20.34%) E-Commerce
5 881 (17.83%) OO PHP
6 763 (15.44%) Web Development
7 487 (9.86%) Agile Software Development
8 425 (8.60%) TDD
9 312 (6.31%) Unit Testing
10 271 (5.48%) Software Engineering
11 270 (5.46%) Scrum
12 204 (4.13%) Content Management
13 203 (4.11%) SEO
14 160 (3.24%) Web Design
15 145 (2.93%) Responsive Web Design
16 138 (2.79%) Project Management
17 118 (2.39%) BDD
18 117 (2.37%) Continuous Integration
19 109 (2.21%) Mobile Application Development
20 104 (2.10%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 4941 (100.00%) PHP
2 3364 (68.08%) JavaScript
3 1338 (27.08%) PHP5
4 761 (15.40%) SQL
5 343 (6.94%) Java
6 280 (5.67%) Python
7 168 (3.40%) Ruby
8 142 (2.87%) Perl
9 122 (2.47%) C#
10 97 (1.96%) C++
11 90 (1.82%) ActionScript
12 82 (1.66%) PHP4
13 73 (1.48%) Objective-C
14 64 (1.30%) C
15 47 (0.95%) VB
16 44 (0.89%) ActionScript 3.0
17 42 (0.85%) Bash Shell
18 24 (0.49%) VB.NET
19 23 (0.47%) VBA
19 23 (0.47%) Scala
Qualifications
1 400 (8.10%) Degree
2 26 (0.53%) Security Cleared
3 9 (0.18%) CNA
3 9 (0.18%) Novell Certification
4 7 (0.14%) MySQL Certification
5 5 (0.10%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.061%) CIW
7 1 (0.020%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.020%) PMP
7 1 (0.020%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (1.46%) QA
2 18 (0.36%) ISO 9001
3 13 (0.26%) WAI
4 6 (0.12%) SLA
5 4 (0.081%) WCAG
6 3 (0.061%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (0.59%) Varnish
2 3 (0.061%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.061%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.040%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 34 (0.69%) Puppet
2 31 (0.63%) Vagrant
3 22 (0.45%) Plesk
4 13 (0.26%) OpenSSO
4 13 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.061%) YUM
5 3 (0.061%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.020%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1559 (31.55%) Zend
2 177 (3.58%) Google
3 154 (3.12%) Facebook
4 106 (2.15%) Twitter
5 99 (2.00%) Oracle
6 97 (1.96%) Adobe
7 81 (1.64%) Microsoft
8 31 (0.63%) Red Hat
9 28 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
10 21 (0.43%) SAP
11 19 (0.38%) Sony
12 18 (0.36%) Siemens
13 16 (0.32%) Citrix
14 9 (0.18%) Rackspace
14 9 (0.18%) VMware
15 8 (0.16%) Sage
15 8 (0.16%) Appcelerator
16 7 (0.14%) Apple
17 6 (0.12%) Coveo
18 5 (0.10%) Spiceworks
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Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 50 minutes ago
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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Exeter, Devon
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Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum
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Crawley, West Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum
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Southampton, Hampshire
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Salary: £40 - £50 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 27,000 - 35,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £55k (multiple roles) + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Duval Associates Ltd
Salary: £28,000 to £34,000 + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + free parking
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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