The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Web Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP Web Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Web Developer
Rank 583 529 519
Rank change year-on-year
-54 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Web Developer 335 459 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.38% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.41% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 281 398 395
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.93% +7.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,850 £27,500 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%

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
104266 112858 106109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.61% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 85211 91758 88345
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,896 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

PHP Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

PHP Web Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PHP Web Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP Web Developer within the UK.

PHP Web Developer Salary Trend in the UK

PHP Web Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP Web Developer over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 within the UK.

PHP Web Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

PHP Web Developer
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 Web Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 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 -72 315 £35,000 +2.93% 56
South East -4 91 £35,000 +7.69% 14
Yorkshire +46 61 £27,500 -21.42% 4
West Midlands +13 48 £31,875 +6.25% 3
London -55 37 £45,000 +12.50% 12
North West -20 28 £31,500 -10.00% 9
Manchester 0 24 £40,000 +11.11% 4
East of England -1 23 £27,500 -8.33% 6
Birmingham -2 22 £27,250 -9.16% 2
East Sussex +7 20 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Sheffield -2 18 £21,000 -30.00% 1
South Yorkshire -4 18 £21,000 -30.00% 2
Brighton 0 17 £35,000 -12.50% 1
West Yorkshire +28 16 £30,750 -25.00% 1
Berkshire -3 16 £26,250 -25.00% 1
South West -46 16 £27,500 -10.56% 4
Oxfordshire +19 14 £31,250 -0.79% 2
Leeds +16 12 £27,500 -26.66% 1
East Midlands -7 12 £37,500 +36.36% 4
Kent +21 11 £40,000 +45.45% 3
Norfolk +6 11 £24,000 -12.72% 1
Surrey +20 10 £40,000 -23.80%
Hampshire -42 10 £21,500 -31.74% 3
Buckinghamshire +11 9 £32,500 +18.18% 4
Altrincham +8 9 £40,000 +23.07%
Staffordshire +6 9 £37,500 -16.66%
City of London +26 8 £38,750 -22.50% 3
Leicestershire +19 7 £37,500 +59.57% 1
Cambridgeshire +14 7 £29,500 -7.81% 1
Oxford +13 7 £35,000 +11.11%

PHP Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited PHP Web Developer 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 Web Developer in their job title.

1 660 (100.00%) PHP
2 508 (76.97%) MySQL
3 492 (74.55%) HTML
4 489 (74.09%) CSS
5 485 (73.48%) JavaScript
6 335 (50.76%) jQuery
7 270 (40.91%) Linux
8 249 (37.73%) MVC
9 225 (34.09%) OO
10 213 (32.27%) Web Development
11 197 (29.85%) LAMP
12 188 (28.48%) Git (software)
13 180 (27.27%) OOP
14 169 (25.61%) Apache
15 165 (25.00%) HTML5
16 157 (23.79%) Zend
17 143 (21.67%) OO PHP
18 139 (21.06%) Agile Software Development
19 138 (20.91%) PHP5
20 132 (20.00%) Symfony
20 132 (20.00%) WordPress
21 126 (19.09%) CSS3
22 115 (17.42%) CMS
23 113 (17.12%) Drupal
24 105 (15.91%) E-Commerce
25 102 (15.45%) Marketing
26 97 (14.70%) SQL
27 94 (14.24%) Laravel
28 81 (12.27%) CakePHP
29 80 (12.12%) Web Services

PHP Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited PHP Web Developer 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 Web Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 169 (25.61%) Apache
2 132 (20.00%) WordPress
3 115 (17.42%) CMS
4 113 (17.12%) Drupal
5 55 (8.33%) Node.js
6 45 (6.82%) Joomla!
7 28 (4.24%) nginx
8 11 (1.67%) TYPO3
9 10 (1.52%) IIS
10 9 (1.36%) Facebook Platform
11 8 (1.21%) SharePoint
11 8 (1.21%) Umbraco
11 8 (1.21%) ExpressionEngine
12 5 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
13 4 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
13 4 (0.61%) Kentico
14 2 (0.30%) SilverStripe
14 2 (0.30%) Moodle
14 2 (0.30%) uWSGI
15 1 (0.15%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 39 (5.91%) Photoshop
2 18 (2.73%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (1.21%) Fireworks
4 6 (0.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (0.76%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.15%) GIMP
7 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 51 (7.73%) Magento
2 7 (1.06%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (0.91%) Google Compute Engine
2 6 (0.91%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (0.76%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.30%) GitHub
5 1 (0.15%) Route 53
5 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.15%) SaaS
5 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 39 (5.91%) Internet
2 16 (2.42%) Intranet
3 11 (1.67%) DNS
4 7 (1.06%) HTTP
4 7 (1.06%) SSH
5 4 (0.61%) FTP
5 4 (0.61%) VPN
5 4 (0.61%) Skype
6 2 (0.30%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 508 (76.97%) MySQL
2 35 (5.30%) MongoDB
3 31 (4.70%) SQL Server
4 17 (2.58%) Relational Database
5 12 (1.82%) NoSQL
5 12 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (1.06%) Big Data
6 7 (1.06%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (0.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (0.30%) Redis
10 1 (0.15%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.15%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.15%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.15%) DB2
Development Applications
1 188 (28.48%) Git (software)
2 65 (9.85%) Subversion
3 25 (3.79%) PHPUnit
4 22 (3.33%) Jenkins
5 13 (1.97%) JIRA
6 8 (1.21%) Mercurial
6 8 (1.21%) PEAR
7 4 (0.61%) Dreamweaver
7 4 (0.61%) Selenium
8 3 (0.45%) Trac
8 3 (0.45%) PhpStorm
8 3 (0.45%) Bugzilla
8 3 (0.45%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.30%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 2 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.15%) Sublime Text
10 1 (0.15%) Hudson
General
1 102 (15.45%) Marketing
2 46 (6.97%) Finance
3 43 (6.52%) Retail
4 19 (2.88%) Games
5 14 (2.12%) Multimedia
6 11 (1.67%) Law
7 10 (1.52%) Advertising
8 9 (1.36%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.45%) Publishing
11 2 (0.30%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.30%) Banking
12 1 (0.15%) French Language
12 1 (0.15%) German Language
12 1 (0.15%) Automotive
12 1 (0.15%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 492 (74.55%) HTML
2 489 (74.09%) CSS
3 335 (50.76%) jQuery
4 197 (29.85%) LAMP
5 165 (25.00%) HTML5
6 132 (20.00%) Symfony
7 126 (19.09%) CSS3
8 94 (14.24%) Laravel
9 81 (12.27%) CakePHP
10 80 (12.12%) Web Services
10 80 (12.12%) Ajax
11 73 (11.06%) XML
12 71 (10.76%) .NET
13 69 (10.45%) XHTML
14 60 (9.09%) AngularJS
15 44 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 39 (5.91%) CodeIgniter
17 32 (4.85%) JSON
17 32 (4.85%) REST
18 28 (4.24%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 54 (8.18%) User Experience
2 35 (5.30%) W3C
3 32 (4.85%) Mobile App
4 24 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (3.18%) Open Source
6 18 (2.73%) Computer Science
7 17 (2.58%) Social Media
8 12 (1.82%) Graphic Design
8 12 (1.82%) Data Structures
8 12 (1.82%) Algorithms
9 11 (1.67%) Mathematics
10 10 (1.52%) Social Network
10 10 (1.52%) Replication
11 5 (0.76%) Semantic Web
12 4 (0.61%) Life Science
12 4 (0.61%) Social Gaming
12 4 (0.61%) Digital Media
12 4 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.45%) Hedge funds
14 2 (0.30%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 270 (40.91%) Linux
2 19 (2.88%) Windows
3 11 (1.67%) Mac OS X
4 10 (1.52%) UNIX
5 8 (1.21%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.06%) Android
6 7 (1.06%) Debian
7 5 (0.76%) CentOS
7 5 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.61%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 249 (37.73%) MVC
2 225 (34.09%) OO
3 213 (32.27%) Web Development
4 180 (27.27%) OOP
5 143 (21.67%) OO PHP
6 139 (21.06%) Agile Software Development
7 105 (15.91%) E-Commerce
8 48 (7.27%) SEO
9 45 (6.82%) Software Engineering
9 45 (6.82%) TDD
10 36 (5.45%) Unit Testing
11 34 (5.15%) CRM
12 33 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
13 32 (4.85%) Mentoring
14 31 (4.70%) Responsive Web Design
15 26 (3.94%) Web Design
16 24 (3.64%) Analytics
17 22 (3.33%) Content Management
18 21 (3.18%) BDD
19 19 (2.88%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 660 (100.00%) PHP
2 485 (73.48%) JavaScript
3 138 (20.91%) PHP5
4 97 (14.70%) SQL
5 53 (8.03%) Java
6 33 (5.00%) C#
7 31 (4.70%) Python
8 23 (3.48%) Perl
9 12 (1.82%) PHP4
10 11 (1.67%) C++
11 9 (1.36%) Ruby
12 6 (0.91%) XPath
13 5 (0.76%) Bash Shell
14 4 (0.61%) Apple Swift
15 2 (0.30%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.30%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.30%) Go
Qualifications
1 44 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (0.61%) WCAG
2 1 (0.15%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.45%) Varnish
2 1 (0.15%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 17 (2.58%) Capistrano
2 8 (1.21%) Puppet
2 8 (1.21%) Vagrant
3 4 (0.61%) Nagios
4 1 (0.15%) Webmin
4 1 (0.15%) Plesk
Vendors
1 157 (23.79%) Zend
2 32 (4.85%) Rackspace
3 29 (4.39%) Facebook
4 22 (3.33%) Google
5 19 (2.88%) Twitter
6 17 (2.58%) Salesforce.com
7 16 (2.42%) Adobe
8 10 (1.52%) Oracle
9 7 (1.06%) Apple
9 7 (1.06%) Microsoft
10 6 (0.91%) Perforce
10 6 (0.91%) PayPal
11 4 (0.61%) Sitecore
12 3 (0.45%) Sage
12 3 (0.45%) Red Hat
13 1 (0.15%) HubSpot
13 1 (0.15%) Sencha
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Salary: From £32,000 to £42,000 per annum plus your birthday off!
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Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
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Fleet, Hampshire
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