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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Developer
Rank 137 153 131
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 2358 2348 2801
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.40% 2.13% 2.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.49% 2.21% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2207 2088 2491
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £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
94638 106188 112312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.31% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79637 87538 91558
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +13 2250 £37,500 +2.73% 374
South East +48 649 £37,500 -1.31% 79
London -6 595 £50,000 +5.26% 78
West Midlands +30 240 £30,000 -3.22% 36
Hampshire +37 195 £37,500 - 33
North West +9 195 £37,500 +15.38% 49
Yorkshire +11 171 £35,000 - 40
South West -12 162 £35,000 +16.66% 34
East of England +21 155 £35,000 -6.66% 33
Manchester -1 122 £37,500 +15.38% 31
Berkshire +48 116 £40,000 -15.78% 11
Birmingham +50 105 £31,500 +5.00% 12
East Sussex +17 94 £35,000 - 13
West Yorkshire -35 89 £35,000 - 26
Leeds -10 84 £35,000 - 17
Surrey -6 76 £38,500 -3.75% 8
East Midlands -15 71 £35,000 +4.47% 25
Brighton +5 69 £35,000 - 6
City of London +9 63 £50,000 +5.26% 11
Reading +26 60 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Dorset +18 56 £35,000 +27.27% 8
Basingstoke +6 53 £35,000 -14.11% 5
Oxfordshire -17 53 £40,000 +3.89% 6
Cambridgeshire +26 52 £33,750 -18.18% 15
West Sussex +10 48 £32,500 -18.75%
Bristol -10 44 £32,500 +8.33% 7
South Yorkshire +32 41 £36,250 +20.83% 9
Cheshire +44 40 £40,000 +33.33% 5
Bournemouth +26 40 £37,500 +36.36% 6
Bedfordshire +48 38 £36,250 -3.33% 2

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 4611 (100.00%) PHP
2 3319 (71.98%) JavaScript
3 3041 (65.95%) HTML
4 3007 (65.21%) CSS
5 2866 (62.16%) MySQL
6 1979 (42.92%) jQuery
7 1774 (38.47%) MVC
8 1626 (35.26%) Web Development
9 1420 (30.80%) Linux
10 1365 (29.60%) OO
10 1365 (29.60%) LAMP
11 1351 (29.30%) Git (software)
12 1177 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
13 1140 (24.72%) Symfony
14 1073 (23.27%) OOP
15 977 (21.19%) HTML5
16 962 (20.86%) Laravel
17 855 (18.54%) Zend
18 837 (18.15%) E-Commerce
19 725 (15.72%) OO PHP
20 714 (15.48%) SQL
21 693 (15.03%) CSS3
22 672 (14.57%) Apache
23 616 (13.36%) Ajax
24 614 (13.32%) AngularJS
25 542 (11.75%) TDD
26 505 (10.95%) XML
27 494 (10.71%) Front End Development
28 492 (10.67%) WordPress
29 473 (10.26%) Marketing

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
1 672 (14.57%) Apache
2 492 (10.67%) WordPress
3 424 (9.20%) CMS
4 403 (8.74%) Drupal
5 200 (4.34%) Elasticsearch
6 101 (2.19%) nginx
7 46 (1.00%) Joomla!
8 42 (0.91%) Apache Solr
9 38 (0.82%) Moodle
10 32 (0.69%) IIS
11 16 (0.35%) Tomcat
12 15 (0.33%) PrestaShop
13 13 (0.28%) ExpressionEngine
14 11 (0.24%) Apache Spark
14 11 (0.24%) SugarCRM
15 10 (0.22%) concrete5
15 10 (0.22%) Confluence
16 9 (0.20%) SharePoint
17 7 (0.15%) ColdFusion
17 7 (0.15%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 114 (2.47%) Photoshop
2 52 (1.13%) MS Excel
3 27 (0.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 19 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
5 15 (0.33%) MS Office
6 11 (0.24%) GIMP
7 6 (0.13%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.022%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 403 (8.74%) Magento
2 20 (0.43%) Payment Gateway
3 10 (0.22%) OpenCart
3 10 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 8 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
5 7 (0.15%) Adobe Campaign
5 7 (0.15%) osCommerce
6 6 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.065%) WebTrends
8 2 (0.043%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (0.043%) SAP Business One
8 2 (0.043%) Unit4 Business World
9 1 (0.022%) Pegasus Opera
9 1 (0.022%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 218 (4.73%) Amazon AWS
2 111 (2.41%) GitHub
3 60 (1.30%) SaaS
4 53 (1.15%) Google Cloud Platform
5 27 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
6 23 (0.50%) Google Analytics
7 21 (0.46%) AdWords
7 21 (0.46%) Google Compute Engine
8 19 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
9 15 (0.33%) Amazon S3
10 11 (0.24%) Sage Pay
11 10 (0.22%) PaaS
11 10 (0.22%) Trello
12 8 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
12 8 (0.17%) DigitalOcean
13 7 (0.15%) Silverpop
14 4 (0.087%) Amazon SQS
14 4 (0.087%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 3 (0.065%) Heroku
15 3 (0.065%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 65 (1.41%) Internet
2 58 (1.26%) Intranet
3 53 (1.15%) DNS
4 41 (0.89%) HTTP
5 20 (0.43%) SSH
6 19 (0.41%) SMTP
7 10 (0.22%) TCP/IP
8 8 (0.17%) Extranet
9 7 (0.15%) FTP
10 6 (0.13%) LAN
10 6 (0.13%) LDAP
10 6 (0.13%) SSL
11 5 (0.11%) NAS
12 4 (0.087%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (0.087%) Cisco Nexus
12 4 (0.087%) DAB
12 4 (0.087%) HTTPS
13 3 (0.065%) Network Security
13 3 (0.065%) VPN
14 2 (0.043%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2866 (62.16%) MySQL
2 213 (4.62%) Relational Database
3 209 (4.53%) SQL Server
4 206 (4.47%) MongoDB
5 197 (4.27%) NoSQL
6 159 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
7 103 (2.23%) Redis
8 67 (1.45%) Big Data
9 39 (0.85%) Apache Cassandra
10 33 (0.72%) RDBMS
11 27 (0.59%) Hadoop
12 24 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
12 24 (0.52%) MariaDB
12 24 (0.52%) SQLite
13 14 (0.30%) Amazon RDS
13 14 (0.30%) CouchDB
14 11 (0.24%) BigQuery
15 7 (0.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 7 (0.15%) JasperReports
15 7 (0.15%) KDB
Development Applications
1 1351 (29.30%) Git (software)
2 430 (9.33%) Subversion
3 338 (7.33%) PHPUnit
4 129 (2.80%) Jenkins
5 96 (2.08%) Grunt
6 87 (1.89%) Selenium
7 80 (1.73%) Mercurial
8 68 (1.47%) gulp
8 68 (1.47%) Vagrant
9 66 (1.43%) JIRA
10 45 (0.98%) Bower
11 41 (0.89%) Bitbucket
12 32 (0.69%) PhpStorm
13 21 (0.46%) Visual Studio
14 20 (0.43%) git-flow
15 19 (0.41%) Maven
15 19 (0.41%) Xdebug
16 16 (0.35%) JUnit
17 15 (0.33%) Codeship
18 11 (0.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 473 (10.26%) Marketing
2 391 (8.48%) Finance
3 142 (3.08%) Games
4 135 (2.93%) Advertising
5 132 (2.86%) Telecoms
6 89 (1.93%) Retail
7 79 (1.71%) Banking
8 64 (1.39%) Manufacturing
9 50 (1.08%) Law
10 46 (1.00%) Publishing
11 34 (0.74%) Back Office
12 28 (0.61%) Electronics
13 26 (0.56%) Music Industry
14 19 (0.41%) Multimedia
15 17 (0.37%) Legal
16 13 (0.28%) Automotive
16 13 (0.28%) Financial Institution
17 12 (0.26%) Investment Banking
18 6 (0.13%) German Language
18 6 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3041 (65.95%) HTML
2 3007 (65.21%) CSS
3 1979 (42.92%) jQuery
4 1365 (29.60%) LAMP
5 1140 (24.72%) Symfony
6 977 (21.19%) HTML5
7 962 (20.86%) Laravel
8 693 (15.03%) CSS3
9 616 (13.36%) Ajax
10 614 (13.32%) AngularJS
11 505 (10.95%) XML
12 416 (9.02%) Web Services
13 379 (8.22%) Sass
14 360 (7.81%) REST
15 337 (7.31%) JSON
16 303 (6.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 302 (6.55%) CodeIgniter
18 301 (6.53%) RESTful
19 299 (6.48%) CakePHP
20 289 (6.27%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 290 (6.29%) User Experience
2 256 (5.55%) Computer Science
3 234 (5.07%) Mobile App
4 171 (3.71%) Analytical Skills
5 117 (2.54%) iPad
6 91 (1.97%) Fintech
7 75 (1.63%) Digital Media
8 71 (1.54%) Social Media
9 44 (0.95%) e-Learning
10 26 (0.56%) Driving Licence
11 23 (0.50%) iPhone
12 21 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
13 20 (0.43%) Graphic Design
13 20 (0.43%) W3C
14 19 (0.41%) NHS
14 19 (0.41%) Smartphone
15 18 (0.39%) Management Information System
16 16 (0.35%) Algorithms
16 16 (0.35%) Xbox
17 15 (0.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1420 (30.80%) Linux
2 178 (3.86%) Windows
3 129 (2.80%) Debian
4 111 (2.41%) Unix
5 71 (1.54%) Apple iOS
6 69 (1.50%) Ubuntu
7 65 (1.41%) Android
8 38 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 31 (0.67%) Windows Server
10 23 (0.50%) CentOS
11 11 (0.24%) Mac OS X
12 10 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (0.13%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.043%) Windows 7
16 1 (0.022%) Windows 10
16 1 (0.022%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1774 (38.47%) MVC
2 1626 (35.26%) Web Development
3 1365 (29.60%) OO
4 1177 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
5 1073 (23.27%) OOP
6 837 (18.15%) E-Commerce
7 725 (15.72%) OO PHP
8 542 (11.75%) TDD
9 494 (10.71%) Front End Development
10 410 (8.89%) Scrum
11 315 (6.83%) Unit Testing
12 238 (5.16%) Continuous Integration
12 238 (5.16%) Data Protection
13 229 (4.97%) Open Source
14 224 (4.86%) Responsive Web Design
15 204 (4.42%) SDLC
15 204 (4.42%) Software Engineering
16 163 (3.54%) BDD
17 162 (3.51%) Web Design
18 154 (3.34%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4611 (100.00%) PHP
2 3319 (71.98%) JavaScript
3 714 (15.48%) SQL
4 402 (8.72%) PHP 5
5 365 (7.92%) Java
6 345 (7.48%) Python
7 150 (3.25%) Ruby
8 90 (1.95%) Perl
9 79 (1.71%) C#
10 71 (1.54%) C
11 67 (1.45%) Bash Shell
12 50 (1.08%) PHP 7
13 47 (1.02%) C++
14 28 (0.61%) XPath
15 25 (0.54%) ES6
16 23 (0.50%) Go
16 23 (0.50%) PHP 4
17 22 (0.48%) Shell Script
18 19 (0.41%) ActionScript
18 19 (0.41%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 402 (8.72%) Degree
2 8 (0.17%) Security Cleared
3 7 (0.15%) CCNP
3 7 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (0.13%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.087%) Sun Certification
6 3 (0.065%) MySQL Certification
7 2 (0.043%) PhD
7 2 (0.043%) Postgraduate
7 2 (0.043%) SANS
8 1 (0.022%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.022%) HND
8 1 (0.022%) MCSD
8 1 (0.022%) MCSE
8 1 (0.022%) OCP
8 1 (0.022%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 122 (2.65%) QA
2 10 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.13%) SLA
4 2 (0.043%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.043%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.043%) SDET
System Software
1 84 (1.82%) Docker
2 56 (1.21%) Varnish
3 23 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (0.17%) Active Directory
5 6 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (0.11%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.043%) KVM
7 2 (0.043%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 46 (1.00%) Puppet
2 26 (0.56%) Ansible
2 26 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.087%) cPanel
3 4 (0.087%) Kubernetes
4 3 (0.065%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.022%) Nagios
5 1 (0.022%) Plesk
Vendors
1 855 (18.54%) Zend
2 156 (3.38%) Google
3 91 (1.97%) Microsoft
4 90 (1.95%) Adobe
5 82 (1.78%) Twitter
6 79 (1.71%) Facebook
7 70 (1.52%) Oracle
8 37 (0.80%) Apple
9 32 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
10 25 (0.54%) Red Hat
11 23 (0.50%) PayPal
12 14 (0.30%) Yahoo!
13 10 (0.22%) SAP
14 8 (0.17%) Atlassian
14 8 (0.17%) EPiServer
14 8 (0.17%) HP
14 8 (0.17%) Sencha
15 7 (0.15%) Rackspace
15 7 (0.15%) Remedy
15 7 (0.15%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
Wales
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Home Working + Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Home Working
Posted: 2 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits & Training
Posted: 2 hours ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Posted: 3 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Pension
Posted: 2 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
South Wales
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £40K
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Premier IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55,000 + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £0.00 - £35000 per annum + benefits + training budget
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Very competitive DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago