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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Web Developer
Rank 543 540 548
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Web Developer 399 360 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.33% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.35% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 329 337 348
Average salary £32,500 £33,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.51% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%

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
109613 101511 111389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 88645 84193 95104
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 September 2014 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 September 2014. 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 +3 387 £32,500 -1.51% 44
South East -18 104 £35,000 - 12
London -25 66 £40,000 -11.11% 8
Hampshire 0 57 £31,250 -10.71% 7
South West -8 45 £33,750 +12.50% 7
Yorkshire -15 45 £28,500 +9.61% 2
East of England +5 38 £35,000 +29.62% 3
North West -17 33 £30,000 +9.09% 5
Fareham +5 30 £27,500 -18.51% 3
Hertfordshire - 28 £42,500 -
West Midlands +1 26 £30,000 - 4
East Midlands +1 25 £33,750 +22.72% 2
West Yorkshire -29 23 £28,500 +16.32% 1
Manchester -17 20 £29,750 -0.83% 5
South Yorkshire -3 15 £30,000 -5.51% 1
Berkshire -12 14 £37,500 -2.59%
Bristol -6 12 £27,500 +2.80% 1
Gloucestershire +6 11 £40,000 +39.13% 1
Surrey -6 11 £32,500 +10.16% 1
Somerset -11 11 £37,500 -11.76% 3
Sheffield -15 11 £30,000 -5.51% 1
Leeds -31 11 £42,500 +73.46%
Nottinghamshire +5 10 £35,000 +16.66%
Lancashire +4 10 £30,000 +13.20%
Nottingham +2 10 £35,000 +16.66%
Devon -7 10 - -
Plymouth - 10 - -
Hitchin - 10 £42,500 -
Wales +10 9 £30,000 -
Worcestershire +5 9 £30,000 -6.25% 1

PHP Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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.

1 822 (100.00%) PHP
2 626 (76.16%) MySQL
3 617 (75.06%) HTML
4 602 (73.24%) CSS
5 579 (70.44%) JavaScript
6 412 (50.12%) jQuery
7 328 (39.90%) OO
8 262 (31.87%) HTML5
9 232 (28.22%) Web Development
10 230 (27.98%) Linux
11 220 (26.76%) MVC
12 210 (25.55%) CSS3
13 209 (25.43%) LAMP
14 202 (24.57%) Git (software)
15 197 (23.97%) OOP
16 175 (21.29%) Subversion
17 172 (20.92%) OO PHP
18 164 (19.95%) Apache
19 162 (19.71%) Zend
20 158 (19.22%) PHP5
21 153 (18.61%) E-Commerce
22 151 (18.37%) Ajax
23 137 (16.67%) XHTML
24 132 (16.06%) Symfony
25 124 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
26 116 (14.11%) CMS
27 113 (13.75%) WordPress
28 112 (13.63%) SQL
29 102 (12.41%) Drupal
30 84 (10.22%) Marketing

PHP Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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
1 164 (19.95%) Apache
2 116 (14.11%) CMS
3 113 (13.75%) WordPress
4 102 (12.41%) Drupal
5 42 (5.11%) Joomla!
6 21 (2.55%) ExpressionEngine
6 21 (2.55%) Node.js
7 13 (1.58%) nginx
8 6 (0.73%) GlassFish
9 5 (0.61%) IIS
9 5 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.36%) SilverStripe
10 3 (0.36%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.24%) Moodle
11 2 (0.24%) Cloud Foundry
12 1 (0.12%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.12%) Tomcat
Applications
1 59 (7.18%) Photoshop
2 22 (2.68%) Adobe Illustrator
3 15 (1.82%) Fireworks
4 13 (1.58%) MS Excel
5 3 (0.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 71 (8.64%) Magento
2 10 (1.22%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.36%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.12%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.12%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (0.36%) GitHub
3 2 (0.24%) PaaS
4 1 (0.12%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.12%) Route 53
4 1 (0.12%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 53 (6.45%) Internet
2 24 (2.92%) Intranet
3 17 (2.07%) SMTP
4 11 (1.34%) Extranet
5 10 (1.22%) DNS
6 8 (0.97%) SSH
7 7 (0.85%) Network Security
8 5 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (0.61%) Wireless
9 3 (0.36%) VoIP
10 2 (0.24%) LDAP
11 1 (0.12%) PuTTY
11 1 (0.12%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 626 (76.16%) MySQL
2 62 (7.54%) SQL Server
3 49 (5.96%) Relational Database
4 30 (3.65%) NoSQL
5 18 (2.19%) MongoDB
6 17 (2.07%) RDBMS
7 14 (1.70%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (0.85%) Redis
9 2 (0.24%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.24%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 202 (24.57%) Git (software)
2 175 (21.29%) Subversion
3 30 (3.65%) PHPUnit
4 22 (2.68%) JIRA
5 16 (1.95%) Jenkins
6 13 (1.58%) Ant
7 12 (1.46%) Mercurial
8 7 (0.85%) Emacs
8 7 (0.85%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 7 (0.85%) Maven
8 7 (0.85%) Dreamweaver
9 6 (0.73%) Eclipse
9 6 (0.73%) Phing
10 5 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (0.24%) Behat
11 2 (0.24%) Jasmine
12 1 (0.12%) Bitbucket
General
1 84 (10.22%) Marketing
2 73 (8.88%) Retail
3 26 (3.16%) Finance
4 15 (1.82%) Games
5 10 (1.22%) Billing
6 9 (1.09%) Advertising
7 7 (0.85%) Telecoms
7 7 (0.85%) iGaming
8 4 (0.49%) Interactive Media
9 3 (0.36%) Publishing
9 3 (0.36%) Back Office
10 1 (0.12%) Electronics
10 1 (0.12%) Legal
10 1 (0.12%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.12%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 617 (75.06%) HTML
2 602 (73.24%) CSS
3 412 (50.12%) jQuery
4 262 (31.87%) HTML5
5 210 (25.55%) CSS3
6 209 (25.43%) LAMP
7 151 (18.37%) Ajax
8 137 (16.67%) XHTML
9 132 (16.06%) Symfony
10 80 (9.73%) XML
11 78 (9.49%) SOAP
12 71 (8.64%) CodeIgniter
13 67 (8.15%) Web Services
14 62 (7.54%) .NET
15 59 (7.18%) JSON
16 54 (6.57%) CakePHP
17 50 (6.08%) Zend Framework
17 50 (6.08%) REST
18 45 (5.47%) Laravel
19 30 (3.65%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 57 (6.93%) Social Media
2 48 (5.84%) Mobile App
3 31 (3.77%) W3C
4 27 (3.28%) Computer Science
4 27 (3.28%) Open Source
5 24 (2.92%) Digital Media
6 15 (1.82%) FMCG
7 9 (1.09%) Graphic Design
7 9 (1.09%) Mathematics
7 9 (1.09%) Kindle
8 7 (0.85%) Mobile Games
9 6 (0.73%) Client/Server
9 6 (0.73%) iPhone
10 4 (0.49%) Mobile Computing
11 3 (0.36%) Taxonomies
11 3 (0.36%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.36%) Blog
11 3 (0.36%) E-Learning
12 2 (0.24%) Replication
12 2 (0.24%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 230 (27.98%) Linux
2 46 (5.60%) Windows
3 35 (4.26%) Apple iOS
4 33 (4.01%) UNIX
5 24 (2.92%) Ubuntu
6 16 (1.95%) Android
7 6 (0.73%) Debian
8 5 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.49%) CentOS
10 3 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
10 3 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.24%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 328 (39.90%) OO
2 232 (28.22%) Web Development
3 220 (26.76%) MVC
4 197 (23.97%) OOP
5 172 (20.92%) OO PHP
6 153 (18.61%) E-Commerce
7 124 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
8 47 (5.72%) Web Design
8 47 (5.72%) Software Engineering
9 42 (5.11%) SEO
10 37 (4.50%) OOD
11 36 (4.38%) Responsive Web Design
12 35 (4.26%) Online Marketing
13 34 (4.14%) TDD
14 25 (3.04%) Content Management
15 24 (2.92%) Scrum
15 24 (2.92%) Analytics
16 21 (2.55%) Continuous Integration
17 20 (2.43%) Time Management
17 20 (2.43%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 822 (100.00%) PHP
2 579 (70.44%) JavaScript
3 158 (19.22%) PHP5
4 112 (13.63%) SQL
5 44 (5.35%) Python
6 41 (4.99%) Java
7 31 (3.77%) Perl
8 20 (2.43%) Ruby
9 16 (1.95%) C#
10 13 (1.58%) ActionScript
11 12 (1.46%) ECMAScript
12 11 (1.34%) C++
13 10 (1.22%) PHP4
13 10 (1.22%) ActionScript 3.0
14 9 (1.09%) C
15 7 (0.85%) Shell Script
16 5 (0.61%) PowerHouse
17 4 (0.49%) Objective-C
18 3 (0.36%) ActionScript 2.0
18 3 (0.36%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 68 (8.27%) Degree
2 3 (0.36%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.12%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (1.95%) ISO 9001
2 10 (1.22%) WAI
3 4 (0.49%) QA
4 1 (0.12%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (0.24%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.24%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (0.24%) Puppet
1 2 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 162 (19.71%) Zend
2 35 (4.26%) Adobe
3 27 (3.28%) Facebook
4 19 (2.31%) Google
5 13 (1.58%) Oracle
6 11 (1.34%) Microsoft
7 10 (1.22%) Twitter
8 7 (0.85%) IBM
8 7 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (0.73%) Appcelerator
10 5 (0.61%) Sencha
11 4 (0.49%) VMware
11 4 (0.49%) Intel
12 3 (0.36%) Red Hat
13 2 (0.24%) Sun
14 1 (0.12%) HP
14 1 (0.12%) SAP
14 1 (0.12%) Progress
14 1 (0.12%) Cisco
14 1 (0.12%) Eloqua
London
Paramount Enterprizes Limited
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Paid Holidays
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum - excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £23,000 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Dental, BUPA, days out, 10-5
Posted: 2 days ago
Emsworth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Lincolnshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Limitless Internet Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £18,000 - £25,000+ per annum depending on experien
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Evosearch Limited
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago