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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP Developer
UK
Rank 158 168 134
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 1758 2015 2432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.09% 2.01% 2.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.17% 2.09% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1624 1871 2209
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
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
81089 96565 99662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67342 81085 82844
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 18 January 2017 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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +6 1656 £37,500 - 324
London -48 433 £45,000 - 55
South East -20 291 £40,000 +6.66% 47
North West +25 244 £32,500 -7.14% 42
West Midlands +35 184 £35,000 +16.66% 50
Yorkshire +46 177 £35,000 +2.94% 44
Manchester +11 170 £34,000 -2.85% 25
South West -22 114 £32,750 -6.42% 26
Hampshire -18 103 £37,500 +7.14% 8
East Midlands +12 98 £34,000 -9.33% 34
East of England +55 83 £32,500 -7.14% 23
West Yorkshire +8 83 £37,750 +11.02% 25
Leeds +1 57 £39,000 +14.70% 17
Staffordshire +35 56 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Birmingham -17 52 £31,500 +5.00% 18
North Yorkshire +15 44 £37,500 +10.29% 11
Scotland +41 43 £45,000 +28.57% 9
Berkshire +30 42 £41,000 -8.88% 6
North East +8 38 £30,000 -16.70% 2
Tyne and Wear +30 37 £30,000 -14.28% 2
South Yorkshire +22 37 £30,000 +11.11% 5
Nottinghamshire +10 37 £32,500 -7.14% 10
City of London -45 37 £45,000 -2.70% 7
Harrogate +27 34 £37,500 +10.29% 6
Lancashire +15 32 £32,500 +8.33% 10
Oxfordshire +11 31 £37,000 -7.50% 6
West Sussex +32 30 £34,500 -13.75% 3
Gloucestershire +7 30 £41,000 +17.14% 6
Southampton -15 30 £37,500 +2.73% 2
Glasgow +36 29 £45,000 +38.46%

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 3759 (100.00%) PHP
2 2677 (71.22%) JavaScript
3 2520 (67.04%) HTML
4 2465 (65.58%) CSS
5 2367 (62.97%) MySQL
6 1598 (42.51%) jQuery
7 1265 (33.65%) MVC
8 1213 (32.27%) Web Development
9 1099 (29.24%) OO
10 1086 (28.89%) Git (software)
11 999 (26.58%) Agile Software Development
12 941 (25.03%) Linux
13 939 (24.98%) Symfony
14 922 (24.53%) HTML5
15 907 (24.13%) Laravel
16 902 (24.00%) OOP
17 884 (23.52%) LAMP
18 722 (19.21%) Zend
19 614 (16.33%) E-Commerce
20 568 (15.11%) AngularJS
21 566 (15.06%) OO PHP
22 528 (14.05%) WordPress
23 512 (13.62%) CSS3
24 506 (13.46%) SQL
25 450 (11.97%) Apache
26 404 (10.75%) TDD
27 400 (10.64%) Ajax
28 358 (9.52%) XML
29 330 (8.78%) Marketing
29 330 (8.78%) Degree

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
1 528 (14.05%) WordPress
2 450 (11.97%) Apache
3 301 (8.01%) Drupal
4 290 (7.71%) CMS
5 120 (3.19%) Elasticsearch
6 113 (3.01%) nginx
7 33 (0.88%) Moodle
8 30 (0.80%) Joomla!
9 24 (0.64%) Confluence
10 21 (0.56%) ColdFusion
11 20 (0.53%) Apache Solr
12 16 (0.43%) IIS
13 14 (0.37%) lighttpd
14 9 (0.24%) concrete5
15 7 (0.19%) Facebook Platform
15 7 (0.19%) MS Exchange
16 6 (0.16%) PrestaShop
16 6 (0.16%) Umbraco
17 5 (0.13%) SilverStripe
17 5 (0.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 89 (2.37%) Photoshop
2 39 (1.04%) Adobe Illustrator
3 24 (0.64%) MS Excel
4 21 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 8 (0.21%) Fireworks
6 6 (0.16%) InDesign
7 4 (0.11%) HipChat
7 4 (0.11%) MS Office
8 1 (0.027%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.027%) Mingle
8 1 (0.027%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 321 (8.54%) Magento
2 31 (0.82%) Payment Gateway
3 25 (0.67%) osCommerce
4 14 (0.37%) OpenCart
5 12 (0.32%) Shopify
6 5 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.053%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.053%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.027%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.027%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 162 (4.31%) Amazon AWS
2 94 (2.50%) GitHub
3 74 (1.97%) SaaS
4 30 (0.80%) Google Cloud Platform
5 26 (0.69%) Google Analytics
6 22 (0.59%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 19 (0.51%) Amazon S3
8 16 (0.43%) Sage Pay
9 15 (0.40%) Heroku
10 14 (0.37%) Google Compute Engine
11 12 (0.32%) AdWords
12 10 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
13 7 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
14 5 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
14 5 (0.13%) PaaS
15 4 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
15 4 (0.11%) iTunes
16 3 (0.080%) AWS Lambda
16 3 (0.080%) Linode
16 3 (0.080%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 64 (1.70%) Internet
2 49 (1.30%) HTTP
3 30 (0.80%) ATM
4 28 (0.74%) Intranet
5 15 (0.40%) SMTP
6 14 (0.37%) Unified Communications
7 13 (0.35%) DNS
8 11 (0.29%) Extranet
9 10 (0.27%) SSH
10 8 (0.21%) TCP/IP
11 6 (0.16%) AMQP
11 6 (0.16%) FTP
11 6 (0.16%) Skype
12 5 (0.13%) Network Security
12 5 (0.13%) SSL
13 4 (0.11%) DAB
14 3 (0.080%) Firewall
14 3 (0.080%) HTTPS
14 3 (0.080%) NFC
15 2 (0.053%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2367 (62.97%) MySQL
2 168 (4.47%) SQL Server
3 160 (4.26%) Relational Database
4 154 (4.10%) MongoDB
5 146 (3.88%) NoSQL
6 113 (3.01%) PostgreSQL
7 86 (2.29%) Redis
8 71 (1.89%) Big Data
9 17 (0.45%) RDBMS
10 16 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
10 16 (0.43%) MariaDB
11 15 (0.40%) Apache Cassandra
12 14 (0.37%) Hadoop
13 10 (0.27%) phpMyAdmin
13 10 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 9 (0.24%) SQL Server 2014
15 7 (0.19%) Data Mining
15 7 (0.19%) SQLite
16 6 (0.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 5 (0.13%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1086 (28.89%) Git (software)
2 276 (7.34%) Subversion
3 245 (6.52%) PHPUnit
4 104 (2.77%) Vagrant
5 97 (2.58%) JIRA
6 86 (2.29%) gulp
7 83 (2.21%) Jenkins
8 76 (2.02%) Grunt
9 46 (1.22%) Mercurial
10 38 (1.01%) Selenium
11 30 (0.80%) Redmine
12 29 (0.77%) Bitbucket
13 24 (0.64%) Bower
14 18 (0.48%) PhpStorm
15 16 (0.43%) git-flow
16 14 (0.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 13 (0.35%) Jasmine
18 11 (0.29%) Dreamweaver
18 11 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
19 10 (0.27%) Firebug
General
1 330 (8.78%) Marketing
2 272 (7.24%) Finance
3 145 (3.86%) Retail
4 124 (3.30%) Advertising
5 107 (2.85%) Games
6 61 (1.62%) Publishing
7 53 (1.41%) Telecoms
8 47 (1.25%) Manufacturing
9 45 (1.20%) Banking
10 34 (0.90%) Music Industry
11 28 (0.74%) Back Office
12 21 (0.56%) Automotive
13 20 (0.53%) Law
13 20 (0.53%) Multimedia
14 12 (0.32%) Electronics
14 12 (0.32%) Financial Institution
14 12 (0.32%) Legal
15 9 (0.24%) Front Office
16 6 (0.16%) Billing
17 5 (0.13%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2520 (67.04%) HTML
2 2465 (65.58%) CSS
3 1598 (42.51%) jQuery
4 939 (24.98%) Symfony
5 922 (24.53%) HTML5
6 907 (24.13%) Laravel
7 884 (23.52%) LAMP
8 568 (15.11%) AngularJS
9 512 (13.62%) CSS3
10 400 (10.64%) Ajax
11 358 (9.52%) XML
12 329 (8.75%) Web Services
13 305 (8.11%) Node.js
14 304 (8.09%) JSON
15 291 (7.74%) Sass
16 283 (7.53%) CodeIgniter
17 262 (6.97%) RESTful
18 256 (6.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 230 (6.12%) CakePHP
20 228 (6.07%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 237 (6.30%) User Experience
2 231 (6.15%) Computer Science
3 175 (4.66%) Mobile App
4 131 (3.48%) Analytical Skills
5 107 (2.85%) iPad
6 73 (1.94%) Social Media
7 46 (1.22%) Fintech
8 34 (0.90%) Digital Media
9 27 (0.72%) e-Learning
9 27 (0.72%) Mathematics
10 25 (0.67%) BBC
11 23 (0.61%) NHS
11 23 (0.61%) W3C
12 19 (0.51%) Algorithms
13 16 (0.43%) Blog
13 16 (0.43%) Hedge funds
13 16 (0.43%) Kindle
14 14 (0.37%) Management Information System
14 14 (0.37%) Social Network
14 14 (0.37%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 941 (25.03%) Linux
2 97 (2.58%) Windows
3 87 (2.31%) Unix
4 50 (1.33%) Android
5 45 (1.20%) Ubuntu
6 43 (1.14%) Apple iOS
7 40 (1.06%) CentOS
8 30 (0.80%) Debian
9 24 (0.64%) Mac OS
10 22 (0.59%) Windows Server
11 20 (0.53%) Mac OS X
11 20 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.080%) Scientific Linux
13 2 (0.053%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.027%) Amazon Linux
14 1 (0.027%) Fedora
14 1 (0.027%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.027%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.027%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1265 (33.65%) MVC
2 1213 (32.27%) Web Development
3 1099 (29.24%) OO
4 999 (26.58%) Agile Software Development
5 902 (24.00%) OOP
6 614 (16.33%) E-Commerce
7 566 (15.06%) OO PHP
8 404 (10.75%) TDD
9 314 (8.35%) Scrum
10 302 (8.03%) Front End Development
11 300 (7.98%) Unit Testing
12 236 (6.28%) Open Source
13 234 (6.23%) Software Engineering
14 170 (4.52%) SDLC
15 168 (4.47%) Data Protection
16 147 (3.91%) BDD
17 142 (3.78%) Mentoring
18 134 (3.56%) Continuous Integration
19 117 (3.11%) Web Design
20 108 (2.87%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3759 (100.00%) PHP
2 2677 (71.22%) JavaScript
3 506 (13.46%) SQL
4 280 (7.45%) Java
5 186 (4.95%) Python
6 180 (4.79%) PHP 5
7 114 (3.03%) C#
8 98 (2.61%) Ruby
9 77 (2.05%) C++
10 63 (1.68%) Perl
11 44 (1.17%) C
12 43 (1.14%) Bash Shell
13 39 (1.04%) PHP 7
14 22 (0.59%) T-SQL
15 19 (0.51%) ES6
15 19 (0.51%) XPath
16 17 (0.45%) Objective-C
17 10 (0.27%) Apple Swift
18 9 (0.24%) Scala
18 9 (0.24%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 330 (8.78%) Degree
2 21 (0.56%) MySQL Certification
3 13 (0.35%) CCNP
3 13 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (0.11%) Postgraduate
5 3 (0.080%) DBS Check
5 3 (0.080%) ICAEW
5 3 (0.080%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.053%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.027%) AAT
7 1 (0.027%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.027%) MCP
7 1 (0.027%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (1.46%) QA
2 16 (0.43%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.13%) WCAG
4 3 (0.080%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.080%) WAI
5 2 (0.053%) GDPR
5 2 (0.053%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.027%) SDET
6 1 (0.027%) SLA
System Software
1 85 (2.26%) Docker
2 54 (1.44%) Varnish
3 8 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.11%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.053%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.053%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.053%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.027%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.027%) HDFS
6 1 (0.027%) iptables
6 1 (0.027%) Squid
Systems Management
1 57 (1.52%) Ansible
2 24 (0.64%) Puppet
3 20 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.13%) cPanel
5 4 (0.11%) HAProxy
6 3 (0.080%) Plesk
7 2 (0.053%) Kubernetes
7 2 (0.053%) Nagios
7 2 (0.053%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.027%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.027%) Icinga
Vendors
1 722 (19.21%) Zend
2 135 (3.59%) Google
3 72 (1.92%) Facebook
4 60 (1.60%) Twitter
5 52 (1.38%) Adobe
5 52 (1.38%) Microsoft
6 51 (1.36%) Oracle
7 29 (0.77%) Apple
8 23 (0.61%) PayPal
9 15 (0.40%) Red Hat
10 14 (0.37%) Salesforce.com
11 9 (0.24%) Perforce
11 9 (0.24%) VMware
12 7 (0.19%) Atlassian
12 7 (0.19%) NetSuite
12 7 (0.19%) Sage
12 7 (0.19%) SAP
12 7 (0.19%) Veeam
13 6 (0.16%) Sony
14 5 (0.13%) Demandware
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 42 minutes ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 30 minutes ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 31 minutes ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £32000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 28 minutes ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 56 minutes ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 31 minutes ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 28 minutes ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 31 minutes ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Posted: 27 minutes ago
Keighley, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 31 minutes ago
Preston, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 31 minutes ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 29 minutes ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 31 minutes ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 45 minutes ago
Sudbury, Suffolk
Tec Partners
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 31 minutes ago
Preston, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 59 minutes ago
London
Tiro Partners
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 28 minutes ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
DeSantis Arin Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
North London
Stratospherec
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package and yearly bon
Posted: 15 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Tiro Partners
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonuses
Posted: 20 hours ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Knaresborough, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago