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

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Programmer
Rank 892 929 884
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -45
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Programmer 32 47 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.042% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.044% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 31 41 111
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £57,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,750
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -0.76%

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
93561 106940 116399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.49% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 78889 88177 95218
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 June 2016 within the UK.

PHP Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

PHP Programmer
Top 21 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 26 June 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 +27 32 £42,500 +21.42% 5
East of England +41 12 £30,000 -7.69% 3
South East +34 12 £42,500 +18.05%
Surrey +39 11 £42,500 +30.76%
Reigate +4 11 £42,500 +30.76%
Suffolk +15 6 £30,000 -3.22%
Leeds - 4 £35,000 -
West Yorkshire - 4 £35,000 -
Yorkshire - 4 £35,000 -
London +27 3 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Bedfordshire +13 3 £22,000 -32.30%
Bedford - 3 £22,000 -
Cambridge +8 2 £57,500 +43.75% 2
Cambridgeshire +7 2 £57,500 +43.75% 2
Buckinghamshire +35 1 £35,000 -
Milton Keynes +29 1 £35,000 -
Essex +9 1 £26,000 -35.00% 1
East Midlands +3 1 £35,000 +6.87%
Chelmsford - 1 £26,000 - 1
Lincoln - 1 £35,000 -
Lincolnshire - 1 £35,000 -

PHP Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 73 (100.00%) PHP
2 50 (68.49%) JavaScript
3 47 (64.38%) MySQL
4 41 (56.16%) HTML
5 40 (54.79%) CSS
6 39 (53.42%) Web Development
7 32 (43.84%) SQL
8 28 (38.36%) jQuery
9 25 (34.25%) OOP
10 23 (31.51%) OO
11 21 (28.77%) iPhone
11 21 (28.77%) iPad
12 20 (27.40%) LAMP
13 15 (20.55%) Linux
14 14 (19.18%) SQL Server
15 13 (17.81%) Java
15 13 (17.81%) Apache
15 13 (17.81%) Agile Software Development
16 12 (16.44%) MVC
16 12 (16.44%) Git (software)
17 11 (15.07%) AngularJS
17 11 (15.07%) Software Engineering
17 11 (15.07%) Ajax
17 11 (15.07%) XML
17 11 (15.07%) Oracle
18 8 (10.96%) ERP
18 8 (10.96%) CMS
18 8 (10.96%) SDLC
18 8 (10.96%) WordPress
19 7 (9.59%) Magento

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 13 (17.81%) Apache
2 8 (10.96%) CMS
2 8 (10.96%) WordPress
3 6 (8.22%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (5.48%) Moodle
5 3 (4.11%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.37%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (5.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (9.59%) Dynamics NAV
1 7 (9.59%) Magento
2 1 (1.37%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.59%) Sage Pay
2 5 (6.85%) GitHub
3 4 (5.48%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (4.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.59%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (64.38%) MySQL
2 14 (19.18%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.48%) Big Data
3 4 (5.48%) BigQuery
3 4 (5.48%) Hadoop
3 4 (5.48%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.48%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.74%) Redis
5 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (16.44%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.11%) TeamCity
3 2 (2.74%) Subversion
4 1 (1.37%) git-flow
4 1 (1.37%) PHPUnit
General
1 4 (5.48%) Games
1 4 (5.48%) Marketing
2 1 (1.37%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (56.16%) HTML
2 40 (54.79%) CSS
3 28 (38.36%) jQuery
4 20 (27.40%) LAMP
5 11 (15.07%) Ajax
5 11 (15.07%) AngularJS
5 11 (15.07%) XML
6 5 (6.85%) CakePHP
6 5 (6.85%) CSS3
6 5 (6.85%) Ember.js
6 5 (6.85%) HTML5
6 5 (6.85%) Laravel
6 5 (6.85%) REST
7 4 (5.48%) CodeIgniter
7 4 (5.48%) Symfony
8 3 (4.11%) SOAP
9 2 (2.74%) Doctrine
9 2 (2.74%) Node.js
9 2 (2.74%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (2.74%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (28.77%) iPad
1 21 (28.77%) iPhone
2 3 (4.11%) VLE
3 2 (2.74%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.37%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.37%) EPoS
4 1 (1.37%) Fintech
4 1 (1.37%) Statistics
4 1 (1.37%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (20.55%) Linux
2 1 (1.37%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (53.42%) Web Development
2 25 (34.25%) OOP
3 23 (31.51%) OO
4 13 (17.81%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (16.44%) MVC
6 11 (15.07%) Software Engineering
7 8 (10.96%) ERP
7 8 (10.96%) SDLC
8 7 (9.59%) E-Commerce
8 7 (9.59%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (6.85%) API Integration
9 5 (6.85%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (6.85%) Open Source
10 4 (5.48%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (5.48%) Digital Marketing
11 3 (4.11%) Automated Testing
11 3 (4.11%) TDD
12 2 (2.74%) Front End Development
12 2 (2.74%) Multithreading
12 2 (2.74%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 73 (100.00%) PHP
2 50 (68.49%) JavaScript
3 32 (43.84%) SQL
4 13 (17.81%) Java
5 7 (9.59%) PL/SQL
6 4 (5.48%) Python
6 4 (5.48%) Ruby
7 3 (4.11%) Perl
8 2 (2.74%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.74%) C++
9 1 (1.37%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 11 (15.07%) Oracle
2 5 (6.85%) Google
3 3 (4.11%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.11%) Zend
4 1 (1.37%) Facebook
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Posted: 22 hours ago
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Chelmsford, Essex
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Salary: 22-30k + 25 days holiday + bank holidays + more
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50-65k plus excellent benefits 25 days holiday, bank holidays + more!
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
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Salary: £25k - 30k per year + bonus
Posted: 12 days ago