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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Programmer
Rank 901 931 901
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Programmer 10 33 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.030% 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.031% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 10 28 66
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,450 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £46,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%

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
90823 105550 110058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.28% 96.22% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76065 87949 88918
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 25 September 2016 within the UK.

PHP Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

PHP Programmer
Top 12 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 25 September 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 +33 10 £41,000 +2.50%
East of England +16 8 £45,000 +20.00%
Cambridge +14 3 £57,500 +27.77%
Essex +10 3 £45,000 +20.00%
Cambridgeshire +7 3 £57,500 +27.77%
West Midlands -7 2 £32,250 +7.50%
Saffron Walden - 2 £45,000 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £33,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £37,000 -
Solihull - 1 £27,500 -
Staffordshire - 1 £37,000 -
Chelmsford - 1 £35,000 -

PHP Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 42 (100.00%) PHP
2 27 (64.29%) JavaScript
3 24 (57.14%) MySQL
4 22 (52.38%) SQL
5 21 (50.00%) HTML
6 20 (47.62%) CSS
7 19 (45.24%) Web Development
8 13 (30.95%) jQuery
9 12 (28.57%) OO
10 11 (26.19%) iPhone
10 11 (26.19%) iPad
11 10 (23.81%) OOP
12 8 (19.05%) Linux
12 8 (19.05%) Java
12 8 (19.05%) Perl
12 8 (19.05%) Software Engineering
12 8 (19.05%) MVC
12 8 (19.05%) Git (software)
13 6 (14.29%) SDLC
13 6 (14.29%) C++
14 5 (11.90%) Apache
14 5 (11.90%) Python
14 5 (11.90%) LAMP
14 5 (11.90%) REST
14 5 (11.90%) Multithreading
14 5 (11.90%) Bash Shell
15 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
15 4 (9.52%) Moodle
15 4 (9.52%) Front End Development
15 4 (9.52%) Ajax

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 5 (11.90%) Apache
2 4 (9.52%) Moodle
3 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.14%) WordPress
4 1 (2.38%) CMS
4 1 (2.38%) Drupal
4 1 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Magento
2 1 (2.38%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) GitHub
1 2 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (57.14%) MySQL
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.76%) Big Data
3 2 (4.76%) BigQuery
3 2 (4.76%) Hadoop
3 2 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.38%) Redis
4 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (19.05%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.76%) Subversion
3 1 (2.38%) git-flow
3 1 (2.38%) PHPUnit
General
1 2 (4.76%) Games
1 2 (4.76%) Marketing
2 1 (2.38%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (50.00%) HTML
2 20 (47.62%) CSS
3 13 (30.95%) jQuery
4 5 (11.90%) LAMP
4 5 (11.90%) REST
5 4 (9.52%) Ajax
6 3 (7.14%) AngularJS
6 3 (7.14%) Laravel
7 2 (4.76%) CakePHP
7 2 (4.76%) CodeIgniter
7 2 (4.76%) CSS3
7 2 (4.76%) Ember.js
7 2 (4.76%) HTML5
7 2 (4.76%) Node.js
7 2 (4.76%) RESTful
8 1 (2.38%) COM
8 1 (2.38%) Doctrine
8 1 (2.38%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (2.38%) Symfony
8 1 (2.38%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) iPad
1 11 (26.19%) iPhone
2 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.14%) User Experience
3 3 (7.14%) VLE
4 2 (4.76%) Internet of Things
5 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.38%) e-Learning
5 1 (2.38%) EPoS
5 1 (2.38%) Fintech
5 1 (2.38%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (45.24%) Web Development
2 12 (28.57%) OO
3 10 (23.81%) OOP
4 8 (19.05%) MVC
4 8 (19.05%) Software Engineering
5 6 (14.29%) SDLC
6 5 (11.90%) Multithreading
7 4 (9.52%) Front End Development
8 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (4.76%) Open Source
9 2 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (4.76%) Technical Analysis
9 2 (4.76%) Unit Testing
10 1 (2.38%) Content Management
10 1 (2.38%) E-Commerce
10 1 (2.38%) ERP
10 1 (2.38%) OO PHP
10 1 (2.38%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) PHP
2 27 (64.29%) JavaScript
3 22 (52.38%) SQL
4 8 (19.05%) Java
4 8 (19.05%) Perl
5 6 (14.29%) C++
6 5 (11.90%) Bash Shell
6 5 (11.90%) Python
7 2 (4.76%) C
7 2 (4.76%) Ruby
8 1 (2.38%) C#
8 1 (2.38%) Go
8 1 (2.38%) R
8 1 (2.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.14%) Google
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle
3 2 (4.76%) Zend
4 1 (2.38%) Facebook