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

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Programmer
Rank 892 930 841
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -89
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Programmer 45 44 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.040% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.041% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 43 39 149
Median salary £35,000 £33,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £54,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £31,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.36% -2.30%

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
98711 106520 115260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.47% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 82990 86917 93519
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £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 5 May 2016 within the UK.

PHP Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

PHP Programmer
Top 24 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 5 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 +32 45 £35,000 +6.06% 3
South East +27 15 £42,500 +41.66%
East of England +14 10 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Surrey +13 10 £42,500 -
Reigate - 10 £42,500 -
West Midlands -13 8 £35,000 +16.66%
Suffolk - 8 £30,000 -
Yorkshire +16 7 £35,000 +16.66%
West Yorkshire - 6 £35,000 -
Leeds - 6 £35,000 -
London +11 5 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Staffordshire - 5 £35,000 -
Worcestershire -1 3 £27,500 -11.29%
Worcester -2 3 £27,500 -11.29%
Kent - 3 £32,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 3 £35,000 -
Oxfordshire -4 2 £32,500 -16.12%
Bedfordshire +6 1 £22,000 -32.30% 1
Essex +5 1 £26,000 -24.08%
South Yorkshire - 1 £32,500 -
Bedford - 1 £22,000 - 1
Chelmsford - 1 £26,000 -
Sheffield - 1 £32,500 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £40,000 -

PHP Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 75 (100.00%) PHP
2 52 (69.33%) JavaScript
3 49 (65.33%) MySQL
4 45 (60.00%) Web Development
5 44 (58.67%) CSS
5 44 (58.67%) HTML
6 32 (42.67%) jQuery
7 28 (37.33%) OOP
7 28 (37.33%) OO
7 28 (37.33%) SQL
8 22 (29.33%) iPhone
8 22 (29.33%) iPad
9 20 (26.67%) LAMP
10 15 (20.00%) SQL Server
11 14 (18.67%) Linux
11 14 (18.67%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (16.00%) XML
12 12 (16.00%) Oracle
12 12 (16.00%) Java
12 12 (16.00%) Apache
12 12 (16.00%) Git (software)
13 11 (14.67%) MVC
14 10 (13.33%) E-Commerce
15 9 (12.00%) Software Engineering
15 9 (12.00%) CMS
15 9 (12.00%) Ajax
15 9 (12.00%) WordPress
16 8 (10.67%) Magento
16 8 (10.67%) Responsive Web Design
16 8 (10.67%) Sage Pay

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 12 (16.00%) Apache
2 9 (12.00%) CMS
2 9 (12.00%) WordPress
3 7 (9.33%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (5.33%) Moodle
5 2 (2.67%) Node.js
5 2 (2.67%) Totara
6 1 (1.33%) Drupal
6 1 (1.33%) nginx
6 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (10.67%) Dynamics NAV
1 8 (10.67%) Magento
2 1 (1.33%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.67%) Sage Pay
2 4 (5.33%) GitHub
2 4 (5.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (65.33%) MySQL
2 15 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (5.33%) Big Data
4 4 (5.33%) BigQuery
4 4 (5.33%) Hadoop
4 4 (5.33%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.67%) Redis
6 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (16.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (2.67%) Subversion
4 1 (1.33%) git-flow
4 1 (1.33%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (6.67%) Marketing
2 4 (5.33%) Games
3 1 (1.33%) Advertising
3 1 (1.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (58.67%) CSS
1 44 (58.67%) HTML
2 32 (42.67%) jQuery
3 20 (26.67%) LAMP
4 12 (16.00%) XML
5 9 (12.00%) Ajax
6 7 (9.33%) CSS3
6 7 (9.33%) HTML5
7 6 (8.00%) AngularJS
8 4 (5.33%) CakePHP
8 4 (5.33%) CodeIgniter
8 4 (5.33%) Ember.js
8 4 (5.33%) Laravel
9 3 (4.00%) REST
9 3 (4.00%) SOAP
9 3 (4.00%) Symfony
9 3 (4.00%) Web Services
10 2 (2.67%) Doctrine
10 2 (2.67%) RabbitMQ
10 2 (2.67%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 22 (29.33%) iPad
1 22 (29.33%) iPhone
2 3 (4.00%) e-Learning
3 2 (2.67%) Learning Management System
3 2 (2.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.33%) EPoS
4 1 (1.33%) Statistics
4 1 (1.33%) User Experience
4 1 (1.33%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.67%) Linux
2 1 (1.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (60.00%) Web Development
2 28 (37.33%) OO
2 28 (37.33%) OOP
3 14 (18.67%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (14.67%) MVC
5 10 (13.33%) E-Commerce
6 9 (12.00%) Software Engineering
7 8 (10.67%) ERP
7 8 (10.67%) Responsive Web Design
7 8 (10.67%) SDLC
8 5 (6.67%) API Integration
8 5 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (6.67%) Open Source
9 4 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (5.33%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (4.00%) Automated Testing
10 3 (4.00%) TDD
11 2 (2.67%) Front End Development
11 2 (2.67%) OO PHP
12 1 (1.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 75 (100.00%) PHP
2 52 (69.33%) JavaScript
3 28 (37.33%) SQL
4 12 (16.00%) Java
5 8 (10.67%) PL/SQL
6 5 (6.67%) Python
7 4 (5.33%) Ruby
8 2 (2.67%) PHP 5
9 1 (1.33%) C
9 1 (1.33%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (16.00%) Oracle
2 5 (6.67%) Google
3 2 (2.67%) Zend
4 1 (1.33%) Facebook
4 1 (1.33%) Microsoft
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £20000 - £24000 Per Annum Package
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford
TRG
Salary: 20000-24000 Per Annum Package
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum +bonus
Posted: 2 days ago