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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP Programmer
UK
Rank 826 893 907
Rank change year-on-year
+67 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Programmer 19 34 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.034% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.035% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 19 34 28
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,496 £27,200 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £55,500 £40,249
UK excluding London median salary £33,750 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-15.62% +23.07%

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
81089 96565 99662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67342 81085 82844
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 18 January 2017 within the UK.

PHP Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

PHP Programmer
Top 17 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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +61 19 £37,500 -6.25%
London +61 5 £42,500 -29.16%
West Midlands +8 5 £40,000 +6.66%
South East +36 4 £37,500 -6.25%
Staffordshire +7 4 £40,000 -
Lichfield - 4 £40,000 -
Surrey +28 3 £37,500 -6.25%
Lancashire - 3 £23,496 -
North West - 3 £23,496 -
Dorking - 3 £37,500 -
Preston - 3 £23,496 -
Barnsley - 2 £25,000 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £25,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 £25,000 -
Birmingham -10 1 £22,500 +4.65%
Reading - 1 £30,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £30,000 -

PHP Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 29 (100.00%) PHP
2 22 (75.86%) JavaScript
3 16 (55.17%) CSS
3 16 (55.17%) HTML
4 14 (48.28%) SQL
5 13 (44.83%) Degree
6 12 (41.38%) jQuery
6 12 (41.38%) MySQL
7 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (34.48%) Computer Science
7 10 (34.48%) Software Engineering
8 9 (31.03%) Java
8 9 (31.03%) Linux
9 8 (27.59%) OOP
9 8 (27.59%) HTML5
10 7 (24.14%) Ruby
10 7 (24.14%) Google
10 7 (24.14%) Web Design
11 6 (20.69%) Mobile App
11 6 (20.69%) C++
11 6 (20.69%) MVC
11 6 (20.69%) C
11 6 (20.69%) Perl
11 6 (20.69%) JSON
11 6 (20.69%) Android
12 5 (17.24%) Responsive Web Design
12 5 (17.24%) CSS3
12 5 (17.24%) Marketing
12 5 (17.24%) Ajax
12 5 (17.24%) XML

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 2 (6.90%) Apache
1 2 (6.90%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (6.90%) InDesign
1 2 (6.90%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 4 (13.79%) Google Cloud Platform
1 4 (13.79%) Google Compute Engine
1 4 (13.79%) Heroku
2 2 (6.90%) GitHub
2 2 (6.90%) Google Play
2 2 (6.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Internet
1 3 (10.34%) Skype
2 1 (3.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) MySQL
2 4 (13.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 4 (13.79%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (13.79%) Redis
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
3 3 (10.34%) Big Data
4 1 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.45%) MariaDB
4 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.90%) Android Studio
2 2 (6.90%) Gradle
General
1 5 (17.24%) Marketing
2 4 (13.79%) Publishing
3 2 (6.90%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Billing
4 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) CSS
1 16 (55.17%) HTML
2 12 (41.38%) jQuery
3 8 (27.59%) HTML5
4 6 (20.69%) JSON
5 5 (17.24%) Ajax
5 5 (17.24%) CSS3
5 5 (17.24%) XML
6 4 (13.79%) ELK Stack
6 4 (13.79%) Ruby on Rails
6 4 (13.79%) Sass
6 4 (13.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (10.34%) CakePHP
7 3 (10.34%) Spine.js
8 2 (6.90%) REST
8 2 (6.90%) RESTful
9 1 (3.45%) Django
9 1 (3.45%) LAMP
9 1 (3.45%) Middleware
9 1 (3.45%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Computer Science
2 6 (20.69%) Mobile App
3 4 (13.79%) Mathematics
4 3 (10.34%) User Experience
5 2 (6.90%) Fintech
5 2 (6.90%) Internet of Things
6 1 (3.45%) Algorithms
6 1 (3.45%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
6 1 (3.45%) Digital Media
6 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.45%) mHealth
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Linux
2 6 (20.69%) Android
3 4 (13.79%) Apple iOS
3 4 (13.79%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (34.48%) Software Engineering
2 8 (27.59%) OOP
3 7 (24.14%) Web Design
4 6 (20.69%) MVC
5 5 (17.24%) Analytics
5 5 (17.24%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (13.79%) TDD
6 4 (13.79%) Web Development
7 3 (10.34%) Android Development
7 3 (10.34%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 3 (10.34%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (10.34%) SDLC
8 2 (6.90%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (6.90%) Disruptive Innovation
8 2 (6.90%) Multithreaded Programming
8 2 (6.90%) Multithreading
8 2 (6.90%) Open Source
8 2 (6.90%) Technical Analysis
9 1 (3.45%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) PHP
2 22 (75.86%) JavaScript
3 14 (48.28%) SQL
4 9 (31.03%) Java
5 7 (24.14%) Ruby
6 6 (20.69%) C
6 6 (20.69%) C++
6 6 (20.69%) Perl
7 5 (17.24%) Python
8 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
8 2 (6.90%) C#
9 1 (3.45%) Apple Swift
9 1 (3.45%) Go
9 1 (3.45%) MATLAB
9 1 (3.45%) Objective-C
9 1 (3.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (44.83%) Degree
2 4 (13.79%) Postgraduate
3 3 (10.34%) DBS Check
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Google
2 3 (10.34%) Xamarin
3 2 (6.90%) Adobe
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.90%) XMPie
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle