The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Programmer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Programmer
Rank 861 855 796
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -59
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Programmer 32 52 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.045% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.048% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 30 47 64
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,350 £29,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £42,500 £43,800
UK excluding London average salary £33,750 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +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
103166 108467 100157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.53% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 85861 87695 83035
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

PHP Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP Programmer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 28 August 2015 within the UK.

PHP Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

PHP Programmer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Programmer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -17 31 £35,000 - 4
South East +8 16 £38,750 +10.71% 1
Surrey +9 11 £40,000 +14.28%
Reigate - 11 £40,000 -
East of England +1 5 £38,750 +29.16% 1
City of London +28 4 £40,000 -20.00% 1
London +4 4 £40,000 -15.78% 2
Kent - 3 £29,500 -
Cambridge +15 2 £42,500 +32.81%
Cambridgeshire +13 2 £42,500 +32.81%
Northamptonshire +6 2 £32,500 -10.34%
East Midlands -6 2 £32,500 +4.00%
West Midlands -7 2 £29,000 -3.33%
Birmingham - 2 £29,000 -
Kettering - 2 £32,500 -
Cheshire +5 1 £27,500 -21.42%
Dorset +4 1 £35,000 -
Oxfordshire +3 1 £47,500 +18.75%
North West +2 1 £27,500 -12.00%
Hertfordshire -10 1 - -
Milton Keynes -14 1 £50,000 +53.84%
Buckinghamshire -15 1 £50,000 +37.93%
South West -28 1 £35,000 +16.66%
Bury St Edmunds - 1 £27,500 -
Bournemouth - 1 £35,000 -
Chatham - 1 £29,500 -
Suffolk - 1 £27,500 -
Essex - 1 £37,500 - 1
Glasgow - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

PHP Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited PHP Programmer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with PHP Programmer in their job title.

1 66 (100.00%) PHP
2 58 (87.88%) HTML
3 55 (83.33%) CSS
4 53 (80.30%) MySQL
5 52 (78.79%) JavaScript
6 28 (42.42%) PHP5
7 26 (39.39%) SQL
7 26 (39.39%) OOP
8 23 (34.85%) jQuery
8 23 (34.85%) OO
9 20 (30.30%) LAMP
9 20 (30.30%) Ajax
10 17 (25.76%) Symfony
10 17 (25.76%) Linux
11 14 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (19.70%) iPhone
12 13 (19.70%) iPad
13 12 (18.18%) Laravel
14 10 (15.15%) Relational Database
14 10 (15.15%) Zend
15 9 (13.64%) CodeIgniter
15 9 (13.64%) Web Development
15 9 (13.64%) AngularJS
16 8 (12.12%) CakePHP
17 7 (10.61%) Data Protection
17 7 (10.61%) MVC
18 6 (9.09%) Software Engineering
18 6 (9.09%) SQL Server
19 5 (7.58%) Web Services
19 5 (7.58%) XML

PHP Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited PHP Programmer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with PHP Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.55%) Moodle
2 2 (3.03%) Apache
2 2 (3.03%) CMS
3 1 (1.52%) Drupal
3 1 (1.52%) WordPress
3 1 (1.52%) Node.js
3 1 (1.52%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (80.30%) MySQL
2 10 (15.15%) Relational Database
3 6 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.03%) Firebird
5 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Liquibase
2 2 (3.03%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (7.58%) Marketing
2 2 (3.03%) Finance
3 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.52%) Advertising
3 1 (1.52%) Games
3 1 (1.52%) Banking
3 1 (1.52%) Retail
3 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (87.88%) HTML
2 55 (83.33%) CSS
3 23 (34.85%) jQuery
4 20 (30.30%) LAMP
4 20 (30.30%) Ajax
5 17 (25.76%) Symfony
6 12 (18.18%) Laravel
7 9 (13.64%) AngularJS
7 9 (13.64%) CodeIgniter
8 8 (12.12%) CakePHP
9 5 (7.58%) HTML5
9 5 (7.58%) Web Services
9 5 (7.58%) XML
10 4 (6.06%) CSS3
11 3 (4.55%) Yii
12 2 (3.03%) Ext JS
13 1 (1.52%) Flash
13 1 (1.52%) XHTML
13 1 (1.52%) JSON
13 1 (1.52%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.70%) iPhone
1 13 (19.70%) iPad
2 4 (6.06%) User Experience
3 3 (4.55%) Learning Management System
3 3 (4.55%) E-Learning
4 2 (3.03%) VLE
4 2 (3.03%) EPoS
5 1 (1.52%) NHS
5 1 (1.52%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.52%) Copywriting
5 1 (1.52%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.52%) Social Gaming
5 1 (1.52%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.76%) Linux
2 2 (3.03%) CentOS
2 2 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (3.03%) Windows
3 1 (1.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (39.39%) OOP
2 23 (34.85%) OO
3 14 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (13.64%) Web Development
5 7 (10.61%) Data Protection
5 7 (10.61%) MVC
6 6 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 5 (7.58%) OO PHP
8 4 (6.06%) Project Planning
9 2 (3.03%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.03%) Data Modelling
10 1 (1.52%) B2B
10 1 (1.52%) Benchmarking
10 1 (1.52%) E-Commerce
10 1 (1.52%) SEO
10 1 (1.52%) Web Design
10 1 (1.52%) Content Management
10 1 (1.52%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (1.52%) Web Application Development
10 1 (1.52%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 66 (100.00%) PHP
2 52 (78.79%) JavaScript
3 28 (42.42%) PHP5
4 26 (39.39%) SQL
5 3 (4.55%) Perl
6 2 (3.03%) Python
6 2 (3.03%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.03%) C
6 2 (3.03%) C++
7 1 (1.52%) Java
7 1 (1.52%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (6.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (15.15%) Zend
2 4 (6.06%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.03%) Google
3 2 (3.03%) Facebook
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