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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Developer
Rank 148 141 115
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 2216 2412 3068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.25% 2.26% 2.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.34% 2.34% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2051 2152 2761
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,300
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%

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
94677 102911 115314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.45% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 79602 84497 94476
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £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 31 May 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 31 May 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 -7 2128 £37,500 +1.35% 328
London -16 637 £50,000 +5.26% 81
South East +21 563 £37,000 +5.71% 53
Yorkshire +24 206 £35,000 +11.11% 34
Hampshire +48 188 £35,000 -9.67% 12
South West +13 187 £35,000 +7.69% 33
West Midlands -11 176 £30,000 - 26
North West -9 169 £35,000 +7.69% 60
East of England -23 121 £35,000 +7.69% 18
Manchester -8 113 £35,000 +2.94% 34
West Yorkshire -9 113 £35,000 +7.69% 21
Leeds +9 110 £35,000 - 19
Surrey +1 102 £36,500 +4.28% 9
East Sussex +20 88 £42,500 +21.42% 9
City of London -11 69 £50,000 +3.09% 12
Brighton +10 65 £42,500 +21.42% 5
Birmingham -9 65 £32,000 +16.36% 14
Dorset +32 63 £37,500 +7.14% 12
Bristol -3 59 £32,500 +8.33% 13
Berkshire -25 59 £40,000 -8.57% 8
East Midlands -19 57 £33,250 -5.00% 21
Bournemouth +32 49 £37,750 +7.85% 5
Southampton +14 43 £35,000 -6.66% 3
West Sussex +8 42 £36,500 -7.00% 3
Cambridgeshire +5 42 £35,000 -12.50% 8
Basingstoke +5 40 £35,000 -39.13% 6
Reading -10 35 £40,000 -23.80% 2
Kent +21 34 £32,500 -7.14% 4
South Yorkshire +22 33 £37,500 +50.00% 7
Essex +25 32 £37,500 +15.38% 2

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 4378 (100.00%) PHP
2 3169 (72.38%) JavaScript
3 2869 (65.53%) CSS
4 2867 (65.49%) HTML
5 2726 (62.27%) MySQL
6 1870 (42.71%) jQuery
7 1639 (37.44%) Web Development
8 1618 (36.96%) MVC
9 1373 (31.36%) OO
10 1351 (30.86%) Linux
11 1305 (29.81%) Git (software)
12 1286 (29.37%) LAMP
13 1209 (27.62%) Agile Software Development
14 1125 (25.70%) Symfony
15 1074 (24.53%) OOP
16 944 (21.56%) HTML5
17 871 (19.89%) Laravel
18 842 (19.23%) Zend
19 822 (18.78%) E-Commerce
20 719 (16.42%) CSS3
21 688 (15.71%) SQL
22 678 (15.49%) OO PHP
23 668 (15.26%) Apache
24 591 (13.50%) Ajax
25 573 (13.09%) AngularJS
26 556 (12.70%) XML
27 554 (12.65%) TDD
28 502 (11.47%) WordPress
29 484 (11.06%) Front End Development
30 465 (10.62%) 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
1 668 (15.26%) Apache
2 502 (11.47%) WordPress
3 444 (10.14%) CMS
4 355 (8.11%) Drupal
5 250 (5.71%) Node.js
6 196 (4.48%) Elasticsearch
7 102 (2.33%) nginx
8 50 (1.14%) Apache Solr
9 43 (0.98%) Joomla!
9 43 (0.98%) Moodle
10 36 (0.82%) IIS
11 15 (0.34%) SilverStripe
12 14 (0.32%) SharePoint
13 12 (0.27%) ExpressionEngine
14 10 (0.23%) Tomcat
15 9 (0.21%) ColdFusion
15 9 (0.21%) Confluence
15 9 (0.21%) PrestaShop
16 8 (0.18%) Apache Spark
17 7 (0.16%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 120 (2.74%) Photoshop
2 55 (1.26%) MS Excel
3 23 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 23 (0.53%) GIMP
4 19 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
5 10 (0.23%) MS Office
6 2 (0.046%) Adobe After Effects
6 2 (0.046%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.023%) InDesign
7 1 (0.023%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 414 (9.46%) Magento
2 23 (0.53%) Payment Gateway
3 12 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
4 10 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 9 (0.21%) OpenCart
6 7 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (0.091%) Adobe Campaign
8 3 (0.069%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (0.069%) osCommerce
9 2 (0.046%) SAP Business One
9 2 (0.046%) Unit4 Business World
10 1 (0.023%) Pegasus Opera
10 1 (0.023%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 202 (4.61%) Amazon AWS
2 125 (2.86%) GitHub
3 62 (1.42%) SaaS
4 52 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
5 26 (0.59%) Google Compute Engine
6 23 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
6 23 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
7 22 (0.50%) Sage Pay
8 19 (0.43%) Google Analytics
9 16 (0.37%) AdWords
9 16 (0.37%) Amazon S3
10 12 (0.27%) Amazon SQS
11 11 (0.25%) Trello
12 9 (0.21%) Amazon ELB
12 9 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
12 9 (0.21%) CloudFront
13 4 (0.091%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 4 (0.091%) DigitalOcean
13 4 (0.091%) MailChimp
13 4 (0.091%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 66 (1.51%) DNS
2 55 (1.26%) Intranet
3 52 (1.19%) Internet
4 31 (0.71%) SSH
5 22 (0.50%) HTTP
6 17 (0.39%) SMTP
7 13 (0.30%) Extranet
8 9 (0.21%) VPN
9 8 (0.18%) TCP/IP
10 7 (0.16%) HTTPS
10 7 (0.16%) LDAP
11 6 (0.14%) Firewall
11 6 (0.14%) LAN
11 6 (0.14%) VLAN
12 5 (0.11%) FTP
12 5 (0.11%) NAS
12 5 (0.11%) SSL
13 3 (0.069%) Network Security
13 3 (0.069%) VoIP
14 2 (0.046%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2726 (62.27%) MySQL
2 231 (5.28%) Relational Database
3 230 (5.25%) SQL Server
4 203 (4.64%) MongoDB
5 166 (3.79%) NoSQL
6 150 (3.43%) PostgreSQL
7 120 (2.74%) Redis
8 65 (1.48%) Big Data
9 46 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
10 36 (0.82%) RDBMS
11 34 (0.78%) MariaDB
12 24 (0.55%) SQLite
13 22 (0.50%) CouchDB
14 17 (0.39%) Hadoop
15 16 (0.37%) Amazon RDS
15 16 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
16 15 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
17 10 (0.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 10 (0.23%) BigQuery
18 9 (0.21%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1305 (29.81%) Git (software)
2 449 (10.26%) Subversion
3 322 (7.35%) PHPUnit
4 133 (3.04%) Jenkins
5 99 (2.26%) Grunt
6 94 (2.15%) Selenium
7 89 (2.03%) Mercurial
8 68 (1.55%) gulp
9 65 (1.48%) JIRA
10 46 (1.05%) Vagrant
11 38 (0.87%) Bower
12 35 (0.80%) Bitbucket
12 35 (0.80%) PhpStorm
12 35 (0.80%) Visual Studio
13 33 (0.75%) JUnit
14 30 (0.69%) Maven
15 23 (0.53%) Xdebug
16 16 (0.37%) Trac
17 14 (0.32%) FogBugz
17 14 (0.32%) git-flow
General
1 465 (10.62%) Marketing
2 426 (9.73%) Finance
3 143 (3.27%) Advertising
4 133 (3.04%) Games
5 111 (2.54%) Telecoms
6 106 (2.42%) Retail
7 71 (1.62%) Banking
8 65 (1.48%) Law
9 43 (0.98%) Publishing
10 38 (0.87%) Manufacturing
11 30 (0.69%) Back Office
12 19 (0.43%) Multimedia
13 18 (0.41%) Electronics
14 16 (0.37%) Music Industry
15 14 (0.32%) Legal
16 13 (0.30%) Automotive
16 13 (0.30%) Investment Banking
17 11 (0.25%) Financial Institution
18 6 (0.14%) Billing
19 5 (0.11%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2869 (65.53%) CSS
2 2867 (65.49%) HTML
3 1870 (42.71%) jQuery
4 1286 (29.37%) LAMP
5 1125 (25.70%) Symfony
6 944 (21.56%) HTML5
7 871 (19.89%) Laravel
8 719 (16.42%) CSS3
9 591 (13.50%) Ajax
10 573 (13.09%) AngularJS
11 556 (12.70%) XML
12 412 (9.41%) Web Services
13 366 (8.36%) Sass
14 330 (7.54%) REST
15 327 (7.47%) JSON
16 284 (6.49%) RESTful
17 281 (6.42%) CodeIgniter
18 276 (6.30%) CakePHP
19 273 (6.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 222 (5.07%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 279 (6.37%) User Experience
2 246 (5.62%) Computer Science
3 231 (5.28%) Mobile App
4 150 (3.43%) Analytical Skills
5 107 (2.44%) iPad
6 85 (1.94%) Fintech
7 82 (1.87%) Digital Media
8 59 (1.35%) Social Media
9 51 (1.16%) e-Learning
10 35 (0.80%) iPhone
11 26 (0.59%) W3C
12 23 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
13 21 (0.48%) Learning Management System
13 21 (0.48%) Management Information System
14 20 (0.46%) Smartphone
15 17 (0.39%) Xbox
16 16 (0.37%) Graphic Design
17 15 (0.34%) Algorithms
17 15 (0.34%) FMCG
18 14 (0.32%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1351 (30.86%) Linux
2 151 (3.45%) Windows
3 133 (3.04%) Debian
4 97 (2.22%) Unix
5 79 (1.80%) Ubuntu
6 78 (1.78%) Apple iOS
7 71 (1.62%) Android
8 46 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 24 (0.55%) CentOS
10 18 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
10 18 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
11 15 (0.34%) Windows Server
12 7 (0.16%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.046%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.023%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1639 (37.44%) Web Development
2 1618 (36.96%) MVC
3 1373 (31.36%) OO
4 1209 (27.62%) Agile Software Development
5 1074 (24.53%) OOP
6 822 (18.78%) E-Commerce
7 678 (15.49%) OO PHP
8 554 (12.65%) TDD
9 484 (11.06%) Front End Development
10 374 (8.54%) Scrum
11 298 (6.81%) Unit Testing
12 261 (5.96%) Software Engineering
13 239 (5.46%) Continuous Integration
14 223 (5.09%) Responsive Web Design
15 213 (4.87%) Open Source
16 170 (3.88%) Data Protection
17 163 (3.72%) Mentoring
18 152 (3.47%) BDD
19 147 (3.36%) Web Design
20 146 (3.33%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 4378 (100.00%) PHP
2 3169 (72.38%) JavaScript
3 688 (15.71%) SQL
4 383 (8.75%) PHP 5
5 343 (7.83%) Java
6 320 (7.31%) Python
7 134 (3.06%) Ruby
8 102 (2.33%) Perl
9 100 (2.28%) C#
10 66 (1.51%) C
11 58 (1.32%) PHP 7
12 38 (0.87%) Bash Shell
13 31 (0.71%) C++
14 24 (0.55%) PL/SQL
15 20 (0.46%) Objective-C
15 20 (0.46%) PHP 4
16 19 (0.43%) Shell Script
17 18 (0.41%) VB.NET
17 18 (0.41%) XPath
18 16 (0.37%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 378 (8.63%) Degree
2 7 (0.16%) MySQL Certification
3 5 (0.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.069%) CCNP
4 3 (0.069%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (0.069%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.069%) Sun Certification
5 2 (0.046%) MBA
5 2 (0.046%) PhD
5 2 (0.046%) SANS
5 2 (0.046%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.023%) HND
6 1 (0.023%) MCSD
6 1 (0.023%) MCSE
6 1 (0.023%) OCP
6 1 (0.023%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (2.38%) QA
2 10 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (0.21%) SLA
4 2 (0.046%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.046%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.046%) SDET
System Software
1 80 (1.83%) Docker
2 75 (1.71%) Varnish
3 7 (0.16%) Active Directory
4 6 (0.14%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.046%) KVM
Systems Management
1 36 (0.82%) Puppet
2 25 (0.57%) Ansible
3 17 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (0.16%) Capistrano
5 4 (0.091%) cPanel
5 4 (0.091%) Plesk
6 3 (0.069%) HAProxy
6 3 (0.069%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 842 (19.23%) Zend
2 159 (3.63%) Google
3 103 (2.35%) Twitter
4 102 (2.33%) Adobe
5 91 (2.08%) Microsoft
6 88 (2.01%) Facebook
7 75 (1.71%) Oracle
8 33 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
9 30 (0.69%) Apple
9 30 (0.69%) Red Hat
10 28 (0.64%) Yahoo!
11 15 (0.34%) PayPal
11 15 (0.34%) SAP
12 9 (0.21%) Sencha
13 8 (0.18%) Atlassian
14 7 (0.16%) HP
14 7 (0.16%) Rackspace
15 6 (0.14%) BT
16 5 (0.11%) Sybase
16 5 (0.11%) WorldPay
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Stratospherec
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum excellent benefits package plus bonus scheme
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wales
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £27500 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k to 45k
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Very competitive depending on experience.
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Home Working
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago