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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Web Developer
Rank 532 498 436
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -62
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Web Developer 485 559 727
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.47% 0.50% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.52% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 432 468 633
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -1.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,350 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%

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
99472 107123 115267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.48% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 83547 87392 93423
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 2016 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 29 April 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
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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 -17 477 £35,000 +4.47% 77
South East +107 206 £35,000 +6.06% 21
Hampshire +77 84 £34,000 +16.23% 11
London -25 62 £37,500 -14.77% 15
Surrey +26 44 £40,000 +3.22% 6
North West +14 44 £30,000 -14.28% 13
East of England +3 43 £37,500 +25.00% 9
South West -9 40 £30,000 +9.09% 9
Kent +12 35 £35,000 -6.66%
Manchester +12 35 £35,000 -6.66% 7
Fareham +25 33 £30,000 +39.53% 4
Yorkshire -29 33 £35,000 +34.61% 4
West Midlands -54 33 £32,500 +0.77% 3
Bristol +15 27 £30,000 +9.09% 3
Essex +34 24 £46,250 - 2
Southend-on-Sea +13 24 £46,250 - 1
Leeds +5 20 £35,000 +28.44% 3
West Yorkshire +3 20 £35,000 +28.44% 3
East Sussex +19 18 £35,000 - 1
Birmingham -25 17 £32,500 +18.18%
Southampton +18 16 £35,000 +30.84% 2
Brighton +10 16 £35,000 - 1
Reigate - 16 £41,250 - 2
East Midlands -7 15 £30,000 -20.00% 1
West Sussex +1 14 £32,500 -23.52%
North Yorkshire +14 12 £32,000 -
Basingstoke -3 12 £34,500 -18.82% 2
Portsmouth - 10 £32,500 - 1
Cambridge +24 9 £37,500 - 3
Cambridgeshire -1 9 £37,500 +27.11% 3

PHP Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 916 (100.00%) PHP
2 876 (95.63%) Web Development
3 810 (88.43%) CSS
4 800 (87.34%) JavaScript
5 799 (87.23%) HTML
6 635 (69.32%) MySQL
7 513 (56.00%) jQuery
8 335 (36.57%) Git (software)
9 298 (32.53%) MVC
10 278 (30.35%) Linux
11 273 (29.80%) OO
12 270 (29.48%) OOP
13 261 (28.49%) LAMP
14 249 (27.18%) HTML5
15 241 (26.31%) E-Commerce
16 235 (25.66%) Agile Software Development
17 175 (19.10%) CSS3
18 167 (18.23%) XML
19 166 (18.12%) Symfony
20 165 (18.01%) Ajax
21 156 (17.03%) Apache
22 151 (16.48%) WordPress
23 141 (15.39%) Front End Development
24 137 (14.96%) Laravel
25 134 (14.63%) CMS
26 132 (14.41%) Zend
27 129 (14.08%) SQL
27 129 (14.08%) Magento
28 118 (12.88%) OO PHP
29 114 (12.45%) Subversion

PHP Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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
1 156 (17.03%) Apache
2 151 (16.48%) WordPress
3 134 (14.63%) CMS
4 93 (10.15%) Drupal
5 47 (5.13%) nginx
6 41 (4.48%) Node.js
7 22 (2.40%) Elasticsearch
8 20 (2.18%) IIS
9 15 (1.64%) Joomla!
10 8 (0.87%) Moodle
11 6 (0.66%) ExpressionEngine
12 4 (0.44%) OpenStack
13 3 (0.33%) concrete5
14 2 (0.22%) SharePoint
14 2 (0.22%) Totara
15 1 (0.11%) Alfresco
15 1 (0.11%) ColdFusion
15 1 (0.11%) JBoss
Applications
1 30 (3.28%) Photoshop
2 20 (2.18%) MS Excel
3 14 (1.53%) GIMP
4 7 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.22%) InDesign
7 1 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 129 (14.08%) Magento
2 11 (1.20%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (0.66%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.22%) OpenCart
5 2 (0.22%) osCommerce
6 1 (0.11%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 34 (3.71%) GitHub
2 30 (3.28%) Google Cloud Platform
2 30 (3.28%) Google Compute Engine
3 28 (3.06%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (1.31%) Sage Pay
5 11 (1.20%) SaaS
6 8 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (0.66%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.22%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.22%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.22%) Google Apps
8 2 (0.22%) Google Drive
8 2 (0.22%) MailChimp
8 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
9 1 (0.11%) AdWords
9 1 (0.11%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 37 (4.04%) DNS
2 28 (3.06%) Internet
2 28 (3.06%) Intranet
3 5 (0.55%) HTTP
4 3 (0.33%) Extranet
4 3 (0.33%) FTP
4 3 (0.33%) LAN
5 2 (0.22%) LDAP
6 1 (0.11%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.11%) SMS
6 1 (0.11%) SSH
6 1 (0.11%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 635 (69.32%) MySQL
2 112 (12.23%) SQL Server
3 41 (4.48%) PostgreSQL
4 31 (3.38%) NoSQL
5 29 (3.17%) Relational Database
6 28 (3.06%) Apache Cassandra
7 22 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
8 21 (2.29%) MongoDB
9 20 (2.18%) Big Data
10 8 (0.87%) Amazon RDS
10 8 (0.87%) SQLite
11 3 (0.33%) Redis
12 2 (0.22%) BigQuery
12 2 (0.22%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.22%) Navicat
13 1 (0.11%) CouchDB
13 1 (0.11%) MariaDB
13 1 (0.11%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 335 (36.57%) Git (software)
2 114 (12.45%) Subversion
3 73 (7.97%) PHPUnit
4 27 (2.95%) Jenkins
5 26 (2.84%) Grunt
6 20 (2.18%) Selenium
7 16 (1.75%) Vagrant
8 14 (1.53%) Bugzilla
8 14 (1.53%) PEAR
8 14 (1.53%) Trac
9 13 (1.42%) Visual Studio
10 11 (1.20%) Bitbucket
10 11 (1.20%) gulp
10 11 (1.20%) JIRA
11 9 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (0.87%) Mercurial
13 7 (0.76%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 7 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 7 (0.76%) Bower
14 5 (0.55%) TeamCity
General
1 96 (10.48%) Finance
2 95 (10.37%) Marketing
3 27 (2.95%) Telecoms
4 18 (1.97%) Games
5 11 (1.20%) Advertising
5 11 (1.20%) Retail
6 10 (1.09%) Multimedia
7 9 (0.98%) Music Industry
8 7 (0.76%) Publishing
9 5 (0.55%) Back Office
9 5 (0.55%) Banking
9 5 (0.55%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.44%) Legal
11 3 (0.33%) Automotive
11 3 (0.33%) Electronics
11 3 (0.33%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.33%) Local Government
12 1 (0.11%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 810 (88.43%) CSS
2 799 (87.23%) HTML
3 513 (56.00%) jQuery
4 261 (28.49%) LAMP
5 249 (27.18%) HTML5
6 175 (19.10%) CSS3
7 167 (18.23%) XML
8 166 (18.12%) Symfony
9 165 (18.01%) Ajax
10 137 (14.96%) Laravel
11 95 (10.37%) Sass
12 89 (9.72%) AngularJS
12 89 (9.72%) CakePHP
13 88 (9.61%) JSON
14 71 (7.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 65 (7.10%) Web Services
16 61 (6.66%) CodeIgniter
17 60 (6.55%) REST
18 51 (5.57%) XHTML
19 47 (5.13%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 74 (8.08%) Mobile App
2 72 (7.86%) User Experience
3 51 (5.57%) Computer Science
4 41 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (2.84%) iPad
6 19 (2.07%) iPhone
7 16 (1.75%) Digital Media
8 9 (0.98%) Data Integration
8 9 (0.98%) Data Structures
9 8 (0.87%) Social Media
9 8 (0.87%) Visualisation
10 7 (0.76%) Algorithms
10 7 (0.76%) Animation
10 7 (0.76%) NHS
11 3 (0.33%) BBC
11 3 (0.33%) e-Learning
11 3 (0.33%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.33%) Graphic Design
11 3 (0.33%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 278 (30.35%) Linux
2 87 (9.50%) Debian
3 51 (5.57%) Ubuntu
4 36 (3.93%) Windows
5 25 (2.73%) Apple iOS
6 24 (2.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 20 (2.18%) Android
8 15 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (0.87%) Mac OS X
10 7 (0.76%) Unix
11 5 (0.55%) CentOS
12 1 (0.11%) AIX
12 1 (0.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 876 (95.63%) Web Development
2 298 (32.53%) MVC
3 273 (29.80%) OO
4 270 (29.48%) OOP
5 241 (26.31%) E-Commerce
6 235 (25.66%) Agile Software Development
7 141 (15.39%) Front End Development
8 118 (12.88%) OO PHP
9 87 (9.50%) TDD
10 80 (8.73%) Scrum
11 79 (8.62%) Responsive Web Design
12 70 (7.64%) Continuous Integration
13 67 (7.31%) Open Source
14 51 (5.57%) SEO
15 45 (4.91%) OOD
16 44 (4.80%) Mobile Development
16 44 (4.80%) Software Engineering
17 35 (3.82%) SOLID
17 35 (3.82%) Web Design
18 33 (3.60%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 916 (100.00%) PHP
2 800 (87.34%) JavaScript
3 129 (14.08%) SQL
4 104 (11.35%) PHP 5
5 64 (6.99%) Java
6 40 (4.37%) Python
7 27 (2.95%) C#
8 16 (1.75%) Perl
8 16 (1.75%) PL/SQL
9 12 (1.31%) Objective-C
10 11 (1.20%) Ruby
11 9 (0.98%) XPath
12 7 (0.76%) PHP 7
13 6 (0.66%) VB.NET
14 5 (0.55%) ActionScript
14 5 (0.55%) PHP 4
15 3 (0.33%) ES6
15 3 (0.33%) VB
16 2 (0.22%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.22%) Go
Qualifications
1 94 (10.26%) Degree
2 3 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (2.29%) QA
System Software
1 14 (1.53%) Docker
2 2 (0.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (1.53%) Puppet
2 6 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.44%) Ansible
4 3 (0.33%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 132 (14.41%) Zend
2 72 (7.86%) Google
3 33 (3.60%) Adobe
4 28 (3.06%) Twitter
5 27 (2.95%) Oracle
6 23 (2.51%) Microsoft
7 22 (2.40%) Red Hat
8 9 (0.98%) Facebook
9 6 (0.66%) Apple
10 4 (0.44%) PayPal
10 4 (0.44%) WorldPay
11 3 (0.33%) Atlassian
11 3 (0.33%) SAP
11 3 (0.33%) Sony
11 3 (0.33%) Xamarin
12 2 (0.22%) Appcelerator
12 2 (0.22%) HubSpot
12 2 (0.22%) Salesforce.com
13 1 (0.11%) New Relic
13 1 (0.11%) Rackspace
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + SHARE OPTIONS
Posted: 12 hours ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Scott-Merrick LLP
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Northwich, Cheshire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Relocation assistance / Sign-on bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Relocation assistance, Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: c.£35K, depending upon experirence
Posted: 15 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Chassam Contract
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
33-6 Consultancy Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
SQ Computer Personnel
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Reflex Computer Recruitment Ltd
Salary: company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Reflex Computer Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £25,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: D.O.E plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Durham, County Durham
NECS
Salary: £31,383 - 41,373 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent career progression
Posted: Yesterday
Norfolk
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
QUANTICA
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago