The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had PHP Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Programmer
Rank 870 914 912
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Programmer 16 31 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.029% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.030% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 16 29 52
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,496 £38,500 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £60,000 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%

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
88523 102635 109401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.54% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 73515 85553 90526
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 £27,400 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

PHP Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured PHP Programmer in the job title.

PHP Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PHP Programmer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP Programmer within the UK.

PHP Programmer Salary Trend in the UK

PHP Programmer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP Programmer over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 within the UK.

PHP Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

PHP Programmer
Top 19 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Programmer within the UK over the 3 months to 6 December 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 +47 16 £37,500 -6.25% 4
West Midlands -15 5 £40,000 +86.04% 1
South East +50 4 £37,500 -6.25%
London +57 3 £42,500 -22.72% 2
Surrey +10 3 £37,500 -6.25%
Lichfield - 3 £40,000 -
Dorking - 3 £37,500 -
Staffordshire - 3 £40,000 -
Essex +23 2 £40,000 +53.84%
East of England +15 2 £40,000 +53.84%
North West -17 2 £23,496 -44.71% 1
Preston - 2 £23,496 -
Lancashire - 2 £23,496 -
Birmingham -14 1 £22,500 +4.65% 1
Solihull - 1 £27,500 -
Reading - 1 £30,000 -
Chelmsford - 1 £35,000 -
Saffron Walden - 1 £45,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £30,000 -

PHP Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, PHP Programmer 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 Programmer in the job title.

1 26 (100.00%) PHP
2 20 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 13 (50.00%) SQL
4 12 (46.15%) HTML
4 12 (46.15%) CSS
5 11 (42.31%) MySQL
6 10 (38.46%) Linux
7 9 (34.62%) jQuery
7 9 (34.62%) Software Engineering
8 8 (30.77%) MVC
8 8 (30.77%) C++
8 8 (30.77%) Perl
8 8 (30.77%) Java
8 8 (30.77%) Degree
9 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (23.08%) OOP
10 6 (23.08%) Ruby
10 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
11 5 (19.23%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (19.23%) HTML5
11 5 (19.23%) Web Development
11 5 (19.23%) C
11 5 (19.23%) Web Design
12 4 (15.38%) XML
12 4 (15.38%) Apache
12 4 (15.38%) Python
12 4 (15.38%) Internet
12 4 (15.38%) JSON
12 4 (15.38%) Ajax
12 4 (15.38%) Multithreading

PHP Programmer 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 4 (15.38%) Apache
2 2 (7.69%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 3 (11.54%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (11.54%) Google Compute Engine
1 3 (11.54%) Heroku
2 2 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) Internet
2 1 (3.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) MySQL
2 3 (11.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (11.54%) Big Data
2 3 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (11.54%) Redis
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.85%) MariaDB
4 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.85%) PHPUnit
2 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 3 (11.54%) Marketing
1 3 (11.54%) Publishing
2 1 (3.85%) Billing
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) CSS
1 12 (46.15%) HTML
2 9 (34.62%) jQuery
3 5 (19.23%) HTML5
4 4 (15.38%) Ajax
4 4 (15.38%) CSS3
4 4 (15.38%) JSON
4 4 (15.38%) REST
4 4 (15.38%) XML
5 3 (11.54%) CakePHP
5 3 (11.54%) ELK Stack
5 3 (11.54%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (11.54%) Sass
5 3 (11.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (7.69%) RESTful
6 2 (7.69%) Spine.js
7 1 (3.85%) Laravel
7 1 (3.85%) Middleware
7 1 (3.85%) Symfony
7 1 (3.85%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.54%) Mathematics
3 2 (7.69%) Internet of Things
3 2 (7.69%) User Experience
4 1 (3.85%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (3.85%) Fintech
4 1 (3.85%) iPad
4 1 (3.85%) iPhone
4 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) Ubuntu
3 2 (7.69%) Android
3 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Software Engineering
2 8 (30.77%) MVC
3 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (23.08%) OOP
5 5 (19.23%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (19.23%) Web Design
5 5 (19.23%) Web Development
6 4 (15.38%) Analytics
6 4 (15.38%) Multithreaded Programming
6 4 (15.38%) Multithreading
7 3 (11.54%) Front End Development
7 3 (11.54%) TDD
8 2 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (7.69%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 2 (7.69%) Disruptive Innovation
8 2 (7.69%) OO
8 2 (7.69%) SDLC
8 2 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
9 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
9 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) PHP
2 20 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 13 (50.00%) SQL
4 8 (30.77%) C++
4 8 (30.77%) Java
4 8 (30.77%) Perl
5 6 (23.08%) Ruby
6 5 (19.23%) C
7 4 (15.38%) Bash Shell
7 4 (15.38%) Python
8 2 (7.69%) C#
9 1 (3.85%) Go
9 1 (3.85%) MATLAB
9 1 (3.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) Postgraduate
3 2 (7.69%) DBS Check
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Google
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) Xamarin
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Zend
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