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

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Web Developer
Rank 589 558 515
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -43
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Web Developer 322 405 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.34% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.36% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 305 344 398
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 £24,000 £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 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%

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
104105 111560 103736
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.31% 94.49% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 86198 90937 85872
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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 5 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 5 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 -27 315 £35,000 +7.69% 28
South East -15 85 £40,000 +14.28% 6
West Midlands +26 56 £32,500 +8.33% 3
London -29 41 £42,500 +6.25% 3
North West -1 31 £30,500 +1.66% 6
East of England -3 30 £35,000 +2.94% 1
South West -41 28 £27,500 -26.66% 3
East Midlands +18 25 £25,000 -16.66% 4
Leicestershire +33 22 £25,000 -16.66% 1
Warwickshire +12 22 £35,000 -17.64%
Hampshire -15 18 £29,250 -2.50% 4
Surrey +20 17 £40,000 +23.07%
Yorkshire -26 17 £25,000 -12.28% 2
Manchester +2 15 £30,000 +3.44% 2
Berkshire -4 15 £50,000 +42.85%
Reading -6 15 £50,000 +25.00%
Guildford +19 14 £40,000 +45.45%
West Yorkshire -9 14 £25,000 -12.28%
Brighton +20 13 £40,000 +6.66%
East Sussex +17 13 £40,000 +6.66%
Leeds +15 13 £25,000 -41.17%
Staffordshire +12 13 £35,000 +2.94% 1
Birmingham +1 12 £30,000 -7.69% 2
Norfolk +13 11 £24,000 -12.72%
Essex - 11 £50,000 -
Dorset +15 10 £21,250 -46.87% 2
Bournemouth +6 10 £21,250 -46.87% 2
Lancashire 0 10 £25,750 -14.16% 2
Norwich +10 9 £24,000 -12.72%
West Sussex -9 9 £40,000 -15.78% 1

PHP Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 657 (100.00%) PHP
2 537 (81.74%) HTML
3 531 (80.82%) CSS
4 510 (77.63%) MySQL
5 507 (77.17%) JavaScript
6 372 (56.62%) jQuery
7 271 (41.25%) MVC
8 256 (38.96%) Linux
9 200 (30.44%) Git (software)
10 189 (28.77%) HTML5
10 189 (28.77%) LAMP
11 183 (27.85%) Web Development
12 181 (27.55%) OOP
13 180 (27.40%) OO
14 170 (25.88%) Zend
15 155 (23.59%) CSS3
16 150 (22.83%) Apache
17 134 (20.40%) CMS
18 124 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
19 122 (18.57%) Symfony
20 108 (16.44%) Laravel
21 106 (16.13%) PHP5
22 104 (15.83%) Marketing
23 99 (15.07%) E-Commerce
24 98 (14.92%) OO PHP
25 91 (13.85%) WordPress
26 79 (12.02%) Ajax
26 79 (12.02%) User Experience
27 77 (11.72%) SQL
28 73 (11.11%) Web Services

PHP Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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
1 150 (22.83%) Apache
2 134 (20.40%) CMS
3 91 (13.85%) WordPress
4 57 (8.68%) Drupal
5 38 (5.78%) Node.js
6 24 (3.65%) nginx
7 20 (3.04%) Joomla!
8 11 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
9 9 (1.37%) Facebook Platform
9 9 (1.37%) TYPO3
10 7 (1.07%) SilverStripe
11 6 (0.91%) SharePoint
12 5 (0.76%) IIS
12 5 (0.76%) MediaWiki
13 4 (0.61%) Kentico
13 4 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
14 3 (0.46%) Moodle
15 1 (0.15%) Apache Solr
15 1 (0.15%) DNN
Applications
1 23 (3.50%) Photoshop
2 14 (2.13%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (1.67%) MS Excel
4 8 (1.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.46%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 57 (8.68%) Magento
2 1 (0.15%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 24 (3.65%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (1.83%) Google Compute Engine
2 12 (1.83%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (0.91%) SaaS
4 4 (0.61%) Rackspace Cloud
4 4 (0.61%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.15%) Route 53
5 1 (0.15%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 31 (4.72%) Internet
2 18 (2.74%) DNS
3 13 (1.98%) Intranet
4 6 (0.91%) SSH
4 6 (0.91%) VPN
5 5 (0.76%) HTTP
6 3 (0.46%) FTP
7 2 (0.30%) Skype
8 1 (0.15%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 510 (77.63%) MySQL
2 39 (5.94%) SQL Server
3 26 (3.96%) Relational Database
4 21 (3.20%) MongoDB
5 14 (2.13%) NoSQL
6 13 (1.98%) Apache Cassandra
7 12 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (0.61%) Big Data
9 2 (0.30%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.15%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.15%) Redis
10 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.15%) DB2
10 1 (0.15%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.15%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 200 (30.44%) Git (software)
2 70 (10.65%) Subversion
3 45 (6.85%) Jenkins
4 36 (5.48%) PHPUnit
5 15 (2.28%) gulp
6 8 (1.22%) PEAR
6 8 (1.22%) JIRA
7 6 (0.91%) Grunt
8 5 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (0.76%) Bower
9 4 (0.61%) Dreamweaver
10 3 (0.46%) Bugzilla
10 3 (0.46%) Trac
11 2 (0.30%) Selenium
11 2 (0.30%) Hudson
12 1 (0.15%) Visual Studio
12 1 (0.15%) Yeoman
12 1 (0.15%) Sublime Text
12 1 (0.15%) PhpStorm
12 1 (0.15%) TeamCity
General
1 104 (15.83%) Marketing
2 42 (6.39%) Retail
3 39 (5.94%) Finance
4 19 (2.89%) Games
5 14 (2.13%) Telecoms
6 12 (1.83%) Multimedia
7 6 (0.91%) Advertising
8 4 (0.61%) Law
8 4 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.46%) Publishing
9 3 (0.46%) Banking
10 1 (0.15%) Electronics
10 1 (0.15%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 537 (81.74%) HTML
2 531 (80.82%) CSS
3 372 (56.62%) jQuery
4 189 (28.77%) HTML5
4 189 (28.77%) LAMP
5 155 (23.59%) CSS3
6 122 (18.57%) Symfony
7 108 (16.44%) Laravel
8 79 (12.02%) Ajax
9 73 (11.11%) Web Services
10 61 (9.28%) XHTML
11 60 (9.13%) AngularJS
12 59 (8.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 53 (8.07%) XML
14 51 (7.76%) CakePHP
15 50 (7.61%) .NET
16 39 (5.94%) Sass
17 35 (5.33%) SOAP
17 35 (5.33%) Zend Framework
18 33 (5.02%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 79 (12.02%) User Experience
2 43 (6.54%) Mobile App
3 33 (5.02%) Computer Science
4 29 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (4.11%) W3C
6 16 (2.44%) Social Media
7 9 (1.37%) Replication
7 9 (1.37%) Data Structures
8 8 (1.22%) Graphic Design
9 7 (1.07%) Social Network
10 6 (0.91%) Algorithms
11 5 (0.76%) Social Gaming
12 4 (0.61%) Animation
12 4 (0.61%) Video Editing
12 4 (0.61%) Life Science
13 3 (0.46%) Digital Media
13 3 (0.46%) Hedge funds
13 3 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
14 2 (0.30%) E-Learning
15 1 (0.15%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 256 (38.96%) Linux
2 26 (3.96%) Apple iOS
3 24 (3.65%) Android
4 15 (2.28%) Debian
5 14 (2.13%) Windows
6 12 (1.83%) UNIX
7 8 (1.22%) 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 (0.30%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 271 (41.25%) MVC
2 183 (27.85%) Web Development
3 181 (27.55%) OOP
4 180 (27.40%) OO
5 124 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
6 99 (15.07%) E-Commerce
7 98 (14.92%) OO PHP
8 71 (10.81%) Unit Testing
9 63 (9.59%) SEO
10 60 (9.13%) TDD
11 49 (7.46%) Responsive Web Design
12 44 (6.70%) Web Design
13 41 (6.24%) Software Engineering
14 39 (5.94%) CRM
15 38 (5.78%) Continuous Integration
16 35 (5.33%) Digital Marketing
17 33 (5.02%) Project Management
18 29 (4.41%) Mentoring
19 25 (3.81%) Scrum
19 25 (3.81%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 657 (100.00%) PHP
2 507 (77.17%) JavaScript
3 106 (16.13%) PHP5
4 77 (11.72%) SQL
5 41 (6.24%) Java
6 26 (3.96%) Python
7 20 (3.04%) Ruby
8 13 (1.98%) Perl
9 12 (1.83%) C#
9 12 (1.83%) Apple Swift
10 9 (1.37%) Objective-C
11 8 (1.22%) C++
12 7 (1.07%) PHP4
13 4 (0.61%) ActionScript
14 3 (0.46%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.46%) ECMAScript
15 2 (0.30%) Go
15 2 (0.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (5.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.07%) WCAG
2 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.15%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.15%) Varnish
1 1 (0.15%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (2.44%) Capistrano
1 16 (2.44%) Puppet
2 8 (1.22%) Vagrant
3 5 (0.76%) Nagios
Vendors
1 170 (25.88%) Zend
2 29 (4.41%) Google
3 25 (3.81%) Rackspace
4 20 (3.04%) Facebook
5 18 (2.74%) Twitter
6 15 (2.28%) Salesforce.com
7 11 (1.67%) Adobe
8 7 (1.07%) Apple
9 6 (0.91%) Perforce
10 5 (0.76%) Oracle
11 4 (0.61%) Sitecore
12 3 (0.46%) Microsoft
12 3 (0.46%) HP
12 3 (0.46%) Red Hat
12 3 (0.46%) Sage
13 1 (0.15%) Sencha
13 1 (0.15%) HubSpot
13 1 (0.15%) PayPal
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Posted: 14 hours ago
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