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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Developer
Rank 148 164 125
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 2098 2150 2822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.19% 1.99% 2.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.28% 2.06% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1975 1929 2452
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £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
92139 104162 110201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.23% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 77160 86775 89126
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +14 1990 £38,500 +2.66% 340
London -34 523 £47,500 +5.55% 70
South East +15 486 £40,000 - 56
North West +54 272 £37,500 +7.14% 53
Hampshire +49 207 £40,000 +9.58% 18
West Midlands +26 200 £32,500 +8.33% 21
Manchester +23 180 £37,500 +7.14% 39
South West +17 175 £35,000 - 31
Yorkshire +4 147 £32,750 -6.42% 53
East of England +4 95 £37,500 -6.25% 21
Birmingham +9 84 £35,000 +16.66% 8
Berkshire -33 84 £40,000 -11.11% 10
City of London +27 73 £45,000 - 20
East Midlands -19 72 £37,500 +15.38% 30
West Yorkshire -35 55 £33,000 -5.71% 30
Dorset +18 54 £32,500 +3.17% 5
Cheshire +48 51 £38,500 +10.00% 3
Basingstoke +14 48 £35,000 -
Bournemouth +20 47 £35,000 - 3
Oxfordshire 0 45 £38,500 -3.75% 10
Leeds -30 44 £33,000 -5.71% 23
Southampton +1 43 £37,500 +2.73% 9
Gloucestershire +18 41 £41,000 -3.52% 7
Warwickshire +3 41 £32,500 +14.03% 5
East Sussex +10 39 £33,750 -3.57% 5
Buckinghamshire +19 38 £42,000 +10.52% 4
South Yorkshire +16 37 £35,000 +16.66% 12
Bristol -1 37 £32,500 - 5
Reading -39 36 £45,000 - 8
Farnborough +21 35 £45,000 +12.50% 2

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 4433 (100.00%) PHP
2 3162 (71.33%) JavaScript
3 2909 (65.62%) HTML
4 2849 (64.27%) CSS
5 2723 (61.43%) MySQL
6 1913 (43.15%) jQuery
7 1641 (37.02%) MVC
8 1410 (31.81%) Web Development
9 1287 (29.03%) OO
10 1266 (28.56%) Git (software)
11 1257 (28.36%) Linux
12 1214 (27.39%) LAMP
13 1107 (24.97%) Agile Software Development
14 1065 (24.02%) Symfony
15 996 (22.47%) Laravel
16 971 (21.90%) OOP
17 925 (20.87%) HTML5
18 823 (18.57%) Zend
19 749 (16.90%) E-Commerce
20 695 (15.68%) OO PHP
21 694 (15.66%) SQL
22 615 (13.87%) AngularJS
23 597 (13.47%) CSS3
24 588 (13.26%) Apache
25 528 (11.91%) Ajax
26 485 (10.94%) TDD
27 479 (10.81%) WordPress
28 443 (9.99%) Front End Development
29 427 (9.63%) Subversion
30 419 (9.45%) 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
1 588 (13.26%) Apache
2 479 (10.81%) WordPress
3 374 (8.44%) Drupal
4 342 (7.71%) CMS
5 172 (3.88%) Elasticsearch
6 93 (2.10%) nginx
7 51 (1.15%) Joomla!
8 37 (0.83%) Moodle
9 29 (0.65%) IIS
10 26 (0.59%) Apache Solr
11 22 (0.50%) Confluence
12 18 (0.41%) PrestaShop
13 16 (0.36%) Tomcat
14 10 (0.23%) SilverStripe
15 9 (0.20%) concrete5
15 9 (0.20%) SharePoint
16 8 (0.18%) Apache Spark
16 8 (0.18%) SugarCRM
17 7 (0.16%) ColdFusion
18 6 (0.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 91 (2.05%) Photoshop
2 36 (0.81%) MS Excel
3 27 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 21 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
5 13 (0.29%) MS Office
6 8 (0.18%) Fireworks
7 3 (0.068%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 369 (8.32%) Magento
2 21 (0.47%) Payment Gateway
3 18 (0.41%) osCommerce
4 14 (0.32%) OpenCart
5 7 (0.16%) Adobe Campaign
6 6 (0.14%) Shopify
7 5 (0.11%) WebTrends
8 4 (0.090%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.023%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.023%) Pegasus Opera
9 1 (0.023%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 187 (4.22%) Amazon AWS
2 93 (2.10%) GitHub
3 43 (0.97%) SaaS
4 23 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
5 22 (0.50%) Google Analytics
6 20 (0.45%) AdWords
6 20 (0.45%) Amazon S3
6 20 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
7 14 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
8 11 (0.25%) PaaS
8 11 (0.25%) Sage Pay
9 7 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (0.16%) Silverpop
10 5 (0.11%) DigitalOcean
11 4 (0.090%) Amazon SQS
11 4 (0.090%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 4 (0.090%) iTunes
11 4 (0.090%) Linode
12 3 (0.068%) AWS Lambda
12 3 (0.068%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 67 (1.51%) Internet
2 56 (1.26%) Intranet
3 54 (1.22%) HTTP
4 19 (0.43%) DNS
5 16 (0.36%) SMTP
5 16 (0.36%) SSH
6 10 (0.23%) Extranet
6 10 (0.23%) FTP
7 8 (0.18%) ATM
7 8 (0.18%) SSL
8 6 (0.14%) DAB
8 6 (0.14%) Network Security
9 5 (0.11%) HTTPS
9 5 (0.11%) LDAP
10 4 (0.090%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (0.090%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (0.090%) Unified Communications
11 3 (0.068%) TCP/IP
11 3 (0.068%) Wireless
12 2 (0.045%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2723 (61.43%) MySQL
2 231 (5.21%) MongoDB
3 215 (4.85%) SQL Server
4 196 (4.42%) NoSQL
5 184 (4.15%) Relational Database
6 150 (3.38%) PostgreSQL
7 103 (2.32%) Redis
8 70 (1.58%) Big Data
9 28 (0.63%) Hadoop
10 26 (0.59%) Apache Cassandra
11 19 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
12 18 (0.41%) RDBMS
13 16 (0.36%) SQLite
14 11 (0.25%) KDB
14 11 (0.25%) Kdb+
15 10 (0.23%) MariaDB
16 8 (0.18%) Crystal Reports
16 8 (0.18%) Data Mining
16 8 (0.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 7 (0.16%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1266 (28.56%) Git (software)
2 427 (9.63%) Subversion
3 325 (7.33%) PHPUnit
4 114 (2.57%) Jenkins
5 87 (1.96%) Vagrant
6 82 (1.85%) gulp
7 76 (1.71%) Grunt
8 74 (1.67%) JIRA
9 65 (1.47%) Mercurial
10 51 (1.15%) Selenium
11 41 (0.92%) Bitbucket
11 41 (0.92%) Bower
12 26 (0.59%) git-flow
13 24 (0.54%) PhpStorm
14 16 (0.36%) Visual Studio
15 12 (0.27%) Jasmine
15 12 (0.27%) Xdebug
16 10 (0.23%) Codeship
17 9 (0.20%) Eclipse
17 9 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 419 (9.45%) Marketing
2 304 (6.86%) Finance
3 139 (3.14%) Advertising
3 139 (3.14%) Games
4 108 (2.44%) Telecoms
5 92 (2.08%) Retail
6 70 (1.58%) Manufacturing
7 65 (1.47%) Banking
8 39 (0.88%) Back Office
9 38 (0.86%) Music Industry
10 37 (0.83%) Publishing
11 36 (0.81%) Law
12 25 (0.56%) Electronics
13 19 (0.43%) Multimedia
14 13 (0.29%) Automotive
15 12 (0.27%) Financial Institution
16 11 (0.25%) Legal
17 10 (0.23%) Front Office
18 8 (0.18%) Investment Banking
19 7 (0.16%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2909 (65.62%) HTML
2 2849 (64.27%) CSS
3 1913 (43.15%) jQuery
4 1214 (27.39%) LAMP
5 1065 (24.02%) Symfony
6 996 (22.47%) Laravel
7 925 (20.87%) HTML5
8 615 (13.87%) AngularJS
9 597 (13.47%) CSS3
10 528 (11.91%) Ajax
11 412 (9.29%) XML
12 385 (8.68%) Web Services
13 354 (7.99%) REST
14 340 (7.67%) Sass
15 332 (7.49%) CodeIgniter
16 326 (7.35%) Node.js
17 319 (7.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 312 (7.04%) JSON
19 305 (6.88%) RESTful
20 304 (6.86%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 243 (5.48%) User Experience
2 234 (5.28%) Computer Science
3 211 (4.76%) Mobile App
4 176 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
5 99 (2.23%) iPad
6 94 (2.12%) Fintech
7 63 (1.42%) Social Media
8 59 (1.33%) Digital Media
9 41 (0.92%) e-Learning
10 25 (0.56%) Driving Licence
11 22 (0.50%) NHS
12 21 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
13 19 (0.43%) Algorithms
13 19 (0.43%) W3C
14 18 (0.41%) Blog
15 17 (0.38%) BBC
15 17 (0.38%) Data Centre
15 17 (0.38%) Hedge funds
15 17 (0.38%) Visualisation
16 16 (0.36%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1257 (28.36%) Linux
2 161 (3.63%) Windows
3 127 (2.86%) Unix
4 99 (2.23%) Debian
5 61 (1.38%) Ubuntu
6 46 (1.04%) Apple iOS
7 39 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 37 (0.83%) Android
8 37 (0.83%) CentOS
9 35 (0.79%) Windows Server
10 12 (0.27%) Mac OS X
11 9 (0.20%) 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 1641 (37.02%) MVC
2 1410 (31.81%) Web Development
3 1287 (29.03%) OO
4 1107 (24.97%) Agile Software Development
5 971 (21.90%) OOP
6 749 (16.90%) E-Commerce
7 695 (15.68%) OO PHP
8 485 (10.94%) TDD
9 443 (9.99%) Front End Development
10 411 (9.27%) Scrum
11 319 (7.20%) Unit Testing
12 235 (5.30%) Data Protection
13 221 (4.99%) SDLC
14 212 (4.78%) Open Source
15 191 (4.31%) Continuous Integration
16 173 (3.90%) BDD
16 173 (3.90%) Responsive Web Design
17 169 (3.81%) Software Engineering
18 147 (3.32%) Web Design
19 140 (3.16%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4433 (100.00%) PHP
2 3162 (71.33%) JavaScript
3 694 (15.66%) SQL
4 346 (7.81%) Java
5 317 (7.15%) PHP 5
6 301 (6.79%) Python
7 141 (3.18%) Ruby
8 104 (2.35%) C#
9 85 (1.92%) Perl
10 81 (1.83%) Bash Shell
11 68 (1.53%) C
12 62 (1.40%) C++
13 33 (0.74%) PHP 7
14 31 (0.70%) ES6
15 27 (0.61%) XPath
16 22 (0.50%) Go
17 21 (0.47%) PHP 4
18 19 (0.43%) VB.NET
19 17 (0.38%) ActionScript
20 13 (0.29%) Scala
Qualifications
1 366 (8.26%) Degree
2 19 (0.43%) CCNP
2 19 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (0.18%) Security Cleared
4 7 (0.16%) SC Cleared
5 6 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.045%) MySQL Certification
6 2 (0.045%) PhD
6 2 (0.045%) Postgraduate
6 2 (0.045%) SANS
6 2 (0.045%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.023%) AAT
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
1 110 (2.48%) QA
2 6 (0.14%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.068%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.045%) WAI
5 1 (0.023%) SDET
5 1 (0.023%) SLA
5 1 (0.023%) WCAG
System Software
1 82 (1.85%) Docker
2 60 (1.35%) Varnish
3 15 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (0.18%) Active Directory
5 6 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.068%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.045%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.023%) HDFS
8 1 (0.023%) KVM
Systems Management
1 41 (0.92%) Puppet
2 35 (0.79%) Ansible
3 25 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.068%) Capistrano
4 3 (0.068%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.045%) cPanel
5 2 (0.045%) HAProxy
5 2 (0.045%) Nagios
6 1 (0.023%) Icinga
6 1 (0.023%) Plesk
Vendors
1 823 (18.57%) Zend
2 124 (2.80%) Google
3 84 (1.89%) Microsoft
4 79 (1.78%) Facebook
5 76 (1.71%) Oracle
6 64 (1.44%) Adobe
7 56 (1.26%) Twitter
8 49 (1.11%) Apple
9 36 (0.81%) PayPal
10 25 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
11 17 (0.38%) Red Hat
12 11 (0.25%) Atlassian
13 9 (0.20%) Remedy
13 9 (0.20%) Sage
14 8 (0.18%) EPiServer
15 7 (0.16%) Cisco
15 7 (0.16%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
15 7 (0.16%) SAP
15 7 (0.16%) VMware
16 6 (0.14%) Rackspace
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
St. Ives, Cambridgeshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 56 minutes ago
Ripley, Derbyshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 41 minutes ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, 3% Pension, 26 days holiday
Posted: 7 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Sutton-In-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Market Harborough, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 35 minutes ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago