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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Web Developer
Rank 584 539 542
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Web Developer 324 399 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.35% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.37% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 299 327 337
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,850 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%

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
103166 108467 100157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.53% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 85861 87695 83035
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -37 322 £35,000 +7.69% 34
South East +2 93 £40,000 +14.28% 13
West Midlands +23 51 £32,500 +8.33% 3
London -18 39 £44,000 +10.00% 3
East of England -8 32 £37,500 +7.14% 1
East Midlands +5 31 £27,500 -21.42% 1
North West 0 31 £30,500 +1.66% 8
South West -37 30 £25,750 -23.70% 1
Leicestershire +23 21 £27,500 +17.02%
Hampshire -30 20 £30,000 - 4
Warwickshire +20 19 £32,500 -23.52%
Berkshire +11 16 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Surrey +10 16 £40,000 +23.07% 2
West Sussex +3 16 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Yorkshire -17 16 £35,000 +22.80% 1
Manchester -6 15 £30,000 - 4
Essex - 15 £50,000 - 1
Birmingham +21 14 £30,000 +2.56% 3
Reading +3 13 £50,000 +25.00%
Guildford - 13 £40,000 -
West Yorkshire -6 12 £35,000 +22.80%
Bournemouth - 12 £23,000 - 1
Dorset - 12 £23,000 - 1
Brighton +22 11 £40,000 -5.88% 2
East Sussex +21 11 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Leeds +13 11 £38,000 -10.58%
Staffordshire +8 10 £35,000 +16.66%
Southend-on-Sea - 10 £37,500 -
Norfolk +14 9 £24,000 -12.72%
Kent +10 9 £40,000 +14.28% 1

PHP Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 647 (100.00%) PHP
2 551 (85.16%) HTML
3 548 (84.70%) CSS
4 519 (80.22%) MySQL
5 517 (79.91%) JavaScript
6 390 (60.28%) jQuery
7 267 (41.27%) MVC
8 260 (40.19%) Linux
9 200 (30.91%) HTML5
10 195 (30.14%) Git (software)
11 181 (27.98%) OOP
11 181 (27.98%) LAMP
12 175 (27.05%) Web Development
13 169 (26.12%) CSS3
14 166 (25.66%) OO
15 157 (24.27%) Zend
16 140 (21.64%) Apache
17 137 (21.17%) CMS
18 121 (18.70%) Symfony
19 119 (18.39%) PHP5
19 119 (18.39%) Laravel
20 111 (17.16%) Agile Software Development
21 106 (16.38%) Marketing
22 93 (14.37%) WordPress
22 93 (14.37%) OO PHP
23 92 (14.22%) E-Commerce
24 81 (12.52%) SQL
25 79 (12.21%) User Experience
26 75 (11.59%) Unit Testing
27 74 (11.44%) Ajax

PHP Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 140 (21.64%) Apache
2 137 (21.17%) CMS
3 93 (14.37%) WordPress
4 48 (7.42%) Drupal
5 27 (4.17%) Node.js
6 26 (4.02%) nginx
7 18 (2.78%) Joomla!
8 12 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
9 7 (1.08%) SilverStripe
10 6 (0.93%) TYPO3
10 6 (0.93%) SharePoint
11 5 (0.77%) IIS
11 5 (0.77%) MediaWiki
11 5 (0.77%) Facebook Platform
12 4 (0.62%) Kentico
12 4 (0.62%) Sitecore CMS
13 3 (0.46%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.46%) Moodle
14 1 (0.15%) Confluence
Applications
1 20 (3.09%) Photoshop
2 15 (2.32%) MS Excel
3 10 (1.55%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (1.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 59 (9.12%) Magento
2 1 (0.15%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 21 (3.25%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (2.47%) Google Compute Engine
2 16 (2.47%) Google Cloud Platform
3 8 (1.24%) SaaS
4 5 (0.77%) Google Analytics
5 4 (0.62%) Rackspace Cloud
6 3 (0.46%) GitHub
7 2 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.15%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 33 (5.10%) Internet
2 22 (3.40%) DNS
3 13 (2.01%) Intranet
4 6 (0.93%) SSH
4 6 (0.93%) VPN
5 2 (0.31%) Skype
5 2 (0.31%) HTTP
6 1 (0.15%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 519 (80.22%) MySQL
2 39 (6.03%) SQL Server
3 26 (4.02%) Relational Database
4 19 (2.94%) NoSQL
5 17 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
6 11 (1.70%) MongoDB
7 9 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.31%) Neo4j
8 2 (0.31%) Big Data
9 1 (0.15%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.15%) Redis
9 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.15%) DB2
9 1 (0.15%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 195 (30.14%) Git (software)
2 65 (10.05%) Subversion
3 43 (6.65%) Jenkins
4 39 (6.03%) PHPUnit
5 15 (2.32%) gulp
6 7 (1.08%) JIRA
7 6 (0.93%) Grunt
8 5 (0.77%) Bower
8 5 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (0.46%) PEAR
10 2 (0.31%) Dreamweaver
10 2 (0.31%) Selenium
11 1 (0.15%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.15%) Bugzilla
11 1 (0.15%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.15%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.15%) Trac
11 1 (0.15%) Hudson
11 1 (0.15%) Redmine
11 1 (0.15%) Behat
General
1 106 (16.38%) Marketing
2 39 (6.03%) Retail
3 27 (4.17%) Finance
4 18 (2.78%) Games
5 12 (1.85%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.24%) Multimedia
7 6 (0.93%) Advertising
8 4 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.31%) Automotive
9 2 (0.31%) Banking
10 1 (0.15%) Law
10 1 (0.15%) Back Office
10 1 (0.15%) Electronics
10 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 551 (85.16%) HTML
2 548 (84.70%) CSS
3 390 (60.28%) jQuery
4 200 (30.91%) HTML5
5 181 (27.98%) LAMP
6 169 (26.12%) CSS3
7 121 (18.70%) Symfony
8 119 (18.39%) Laravel
9 74 (11.44%) Ajax
10 65 (10.05%) Web Services
11 63 (9.74%) XHTML
11 63 (9.74%) AngularJS
12 55 (8.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 51 (7.88%) XML
14 48 (7.42%) CakePHP
15 44 (6.80%) Sass
16 39 (6.03%) .NET
17 37 (5.72%) SOAP
17 37 (5.72%) REST
18 32 (4.95%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 79 (12.21%) User Experience
2 42 (6.49%) Computer Science
3 41 (6.34%) Mobile App
4 29 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (4.02%) W3C
6 12 (1.85%) Social Media
7 9 (1.39%) Data Structures
8 8 (1.24%) Graphic Design
9 7 (1.08%) Replication
10 6 (0.93%) Social Network
10 6 (0.93%) Algorithms
11 5 (0.77%) Social Gaming
12 4 (0.62%) Animation
12 4 (0.62%) Video Editing
12 4 (0.62%) Life Science
13 3 (0.46%) Digital Media
14 2 (0.31%) Hedge funds
14 2 (0.31%) E-Learning
14 2 (0.31%) PMI
15 1 (0.15%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 260 (40.19%) Linux
2 26 (4.02%) Apple iOS
3 24 (3.71%) Android
4 19 (2.94%) Debian
5 15 (2.32%) Windows
6 13 (2.01%) UNIX
7 7 (1.08%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.31%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 267 (41.27%) MVC
2 181 (27.98%) OOP
3 175 (27.05%) Web Development
4 166 (25.66%) OO
5 111 (17.16%) Agile Software Development
6 93 (14.37%) OO PHP
7 92 (14.22%) E-Commerce
8 75 (11.59%) Unit Testing
9 65 (10.05%) TDD
10 63 (9.74%) SEO
11 53 (8.19%) Responsive Web Design
12 46 (7.11%) Software Engineering
13 44 (6.80%) Web Design
14 36 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
15 35 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
16 31 (4.79%) CRM
17 30 (4.64%) Project Management
18 24 (3.71%) Content Management
19 22 (3.40%) Scrum
19 22 (3.40%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 647 (100.00%) PHP
2 517 (79.91%) JavaScript
3 119 (18.39%) PHP5
4 81 (12.52%) SQL
5 31 (4.79%) Java
6 22 (3.40%) Python
7 18 (2.78%) Ruby
8 12 (1.85%) Apple Swift
9 10 (1.55%) Objective-C
9 10 (1.55%) Perl
10 9 (1.39%) C++
11 8 (1.24%) C#
12 5 (0.77%) PHP4
13 4 (0.62%) ActionScript
14 3 (0.46%) ECMAScript
15 2 (0.31%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.31%) Go
15 2 (0.31%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (6.49%) Degree
2 2 (0.31%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.24%) WCAG
2 1 (0.15%) QA
2 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.15%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (2.63%) Puppet
2 13 (2.01%) Capistrano
3 8 (1.24%) Vagrant
4 5 (0.77%) Nagios
5 2 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 157 (24.27%) Zend
2 29 (4.48%) Google
3 16 (2.47%) Rackspace
4 15 (2.32%) Salesforce.com
5 13 (2.01%) Facebook
5 13 (2.01%) Twitter
6 12 (1.85%) Adobe
7 6 (0.93%) Perforce
8 4 (0.62%) Sitecore
8 4 (0.62%) Oracle
8 4 (0.62%) Microsoft
8 4 (0.62%) Apple
9 3 (0.46%) Sage
9 3 (0.46%) HP
9 3 (0.46%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.31%) Sony
11 1 (0.15%) HubSpot
11 1 (0.15%) PayPal
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 Per Annum £20,000 - £40,000 DOE
Posted: 19 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 19 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Essex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ISL
Salary: £3500.00 - £41000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Profit share
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £30k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 42k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
PJ Web Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 35,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
LoyaltyMATTERS Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago