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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Web Developer
Rank 591 562 516
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Web Developer 333 414 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.35% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.37% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 315 361 392
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £27,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -

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
104585 111653 102685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.55% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86393 91565 85529
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 £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 £38,500
% 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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -48 313 £35,000 +7.69% 37
South East -8 89 £40,000 +23.07% 10
West Midlands +22 51 £35,000 +16.66% 1
London -38 46 £44,000 +10.00% 9
North West -6 31 £32,500 -7.14% 6
East of England -1 28 £24,000 -25.00% 2
Yorkshire -13 23 £25,000 -14.52% 2
South West -29 23 £27,500 -20.28% 4
East Midlands +16 21 £26,250 -12.50% 3
Manchester +11 21 £30,500 +5.17% 5
Leicestershire +32 18 £25,000 -16.66% 2
Hampshire -36 18 £23,250 -26.19%
Warwickshire - 18 £35,000 -
Surrey +23 17 £40,000 +60.00% 2
Norfolk +11 17 £24,000 -12.72%
West Yorkshire +4 17 £25,000 -12.28% 2
Leeds +12 16 £25,000 -28.57% 2
Guildford +25 15 £40,000 +45.45% 2
Reading -4 15 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Berkshire -16 15 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Staffordshire +17 14 £36,750 -3.28% 1
Oxfordshire +19 13 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Brighton +19 12 £40,000 +6.66%
East Sussex +16 12 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Norwich +10 12 £24,000 -12.72%
Birmingham -6 11 £30,000 -25.00%
Fareham +5 9 £21,500 -21.81%
Leicester +25 8 £35,000 +32.07%
Oxford +9 8 £30,000 - 1
City of London +36 7 £42,500 +25.92% 3

PHP Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 650 (100.00%) PHP
2 512 (78.77%) HTML
3 509 (78.31%) CSS
4 508 (78.15%) MySQL
5 491 (75.54%) JavaScript
6 352 (54.15%) jQuery
7 277 (42.62%) MVC
8 254 (39.08%) Linux
9 202 (31.08%) Git (software)
10 196 (30.15%) LAMP
11 194 (29.85%) OO
12 189 (29.08%) Web Development
13 182 (28.00%) OOP
14 174 (26.77%) HTML5
15 172 (26.46%) Zend
16 155 (23.85%) Apache
17 139 (21.38%) Agile Software Development
18 138 (21.23%) CSS3
19 129 (19.85%) CMS
20 120 (18.46%) Symfony
21 113 (17.38%) OO PHP
22 109 (16.77%) PHP5
23 105 (16.15%) WordPress
24 103 (15.85%) Marketing
25 97 (14.92%) Laravel
26 95 (14.62%) E-Commerce
27 85 (13.08%) SQL
28 78 (12.00%) User Experience
29 77 (11.85%) Drupal
30 76 (11.69%) Web Services

PHP Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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
1 155 (23.85%) Apache
2 129 (19.85%) CMS
3 105 (16.15%) WordPress
4 77 (11.85%) Drupal
5 46 (7.08%) Node.js
6 34 (5.23%) Joomla!
7 22 (3.38%) nginx
8 11 (1.69%) TYPO3
9 9 (1.38%) Facebook Platform
9 9 (1.38%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (1.23%) SharePoint
11 7 (1.08%) IIS
11 7 (1.08%) SilverStripe
12 5 (0.77%) MediaWiki
13 4 (0.62%) Kentico
13 4 (0.62%) Sitecore CMS
14 3 (0.46%) Moodle
15 1 (0.15%) Apache Solr
15 1 (0.15%) DNN
15 1 (0.15%) Umbraco
Applications
1 28 (4.31%) Photoshop
2 12 (1.85%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (0.92%) MS Excel
3 6 (0.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (0.77%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.31%) Fireworks
5 2 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 57 (8.77%) Magento
2 5 (0.77%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 24 (3.69%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (1.85%) Google Compute Engine
2 12 (1.85%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (0.46%) SaaS
3 3 (0.46%) Rackspace Cloud
4 2 (0.31%) 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 35 (5.38%) Internet
2 18 (2.77%) DNS
3 16 (2.46%) Intranet
4 7 (1.08%) SSH
5 5 (0.77%) HTTP
6 4 (0.62%) VPN
7 3 (0.46%) FTP
7 3 (0.46%) Skype
8 1 (0.15%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 508 (78.15%) MySQL
2 36 (5.54%) SQL Server
3 28 (4.31%) MongoDB
4 24 (3.69%) Relational Database
5 16 (2.46%) NoSQL
6 13 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 10 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (1.08%) Big Data
9 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.15%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
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
1 202 (31.08%) Git (software)
2 69 (10.62%) Subversion
3 39 (6.00%) Jenkins
4 34 (5.23%) PHPUnit
5 12 (1.85%) JIRA
6 11 (1.69%) gulp
7 8 (1.23%) PEAR
8 5 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (0.62%) Dreamweaver
10 3 (0.46%) Bugzilla
10 3 (0.46%) Selenium
10 3 (0.46%) Trac
10 3 (0.46%) Grunt
11 2 (0.31%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.31%) Hudson
12 1 (0.15%) Yeoman
12 1 (0.15%) Sublime Text
12 1 (0.15%) PhpStorm
12 1 (0.15%) Bower
12 1 (0.15%) TeamCity
General
1 103 (15.85%) Marketing
2 42 (6.46%) Finance
3 37 (5.69%) Retail
4 20 (3.08%) Games
5 14 (2.15%) Multimedia
6 12 (1.85%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.08%) Advertising
8 6 (0.92%) Law
9 4 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.46%) Publishing
10 3 (0.46%) Banking
11 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.15%) Back Office
11 1 (0.15%) Electronics
11 1 (0.15%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 512 (78.77%) HTML
2 509 (78.31%) CSS
3 352 (54.15%) jQuery
4 196 (30.15%) LAMP
5 174 (26.77%) HTML5
6 138 (21.23%) CSS3
7 120 (18.46%) Symfony
8 97 (14.92%) Laravel
9 76 (11.69%) Web Services
10 71 (10.92%) Ajax
11 68 (10.46%) AngularJS
12 64 (9.85%) XHTML
13 63 (9.69%) XML
14 57 (8.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 56 (8.62%) .NET
15 56 (8.62%) CakePHP
16 36 (5.54%) CodeIgniter
17 35 (5.38%) Zend Framework
18 34 (5.23%) Sass
18 34 (5.23%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 78 (12.00%) User Experience
2 37 (5.69%) Mobile App
3 30 (4.62%) W3C
4 27 (4.15%) Computer Science
5 25 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (2.77%) Social Media
7 10 (1.54%) Social Network
7 10 (1.54%) Graphic Design
7 10 (1.54%) Replication
8 6 (0.92%) Data Structures
9 5 (0.77%) Social Gaming
10 4 (0.62%) Digital Media
10 4 (0.62%) Life Science
10 4 (0.62%) Algorithms
10 4 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.46%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.46%) Hedge funds
12 2 (0.31%) Animation
12 2 (0.31%) Video Editing
12 2 (0.31%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 254 (39.08%) Linux
2 25 (3.85%) Apple iOS
3 23 (3.54%) Android
4 15 (2.31%) Debian
5 14 (2.15%) Windows
6 8 (1.23%) UNIX
6 8 (1.23%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.46%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.15%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 277 (42.62%) MVC
2 194 (29.85%) OO
3 189 (29.08%) Web Development
4 182 (28.00%) OOP
5 139 (21.38%) Agile Software Development
6 113 (17.38%) OO PHP
7 95 (14.62%) E-Commerce
8 58 (8.92%) Unit Testing
9 57 (8.77%) TDD
10 56 (8.62%) SEO
11 53 (8.15%) Responsive Web Design
12 44 (6.77%) Web Design
13 41 (6.31%) CRM
14 40 (6.15%) Software Engineering
15 38 (5.85%) Continuous Integration
16 33 (5.08%) Mentoring
17 32 (4.92%) Digital Marketing
18 28 (4.31%) Project Management
19 22 (3.38%) Scrum
20 20 (3.08%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 650 (100.00%) PHP
2 491 (75.54%) JavaScript
3 109 (16.77%) PHP5
4 85 (13.08%) SQL
5 46 (7.08%) Java
6 26 (4.00%) Python
7 18 (2.77%) Ruby
8 15 (2.31%) C#
9 14 (2.15%) Perl
10 11 (1.69%) Apple Swift
11 8 (1.23%) Objective-C
11 8 (1.23%) PHP4
11 8 (1.23%) C++
12 4 (0.62%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.46%) ActionScript
14 2 (0.31%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.31%) Go
Qualifications
1 35 (5.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.08%) WCAG
2 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.15%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.15%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 17 (2.62%) Capistrano
2 14 (2.15%) Puppet
3 7 (1.08%) Vagrant
4 5 (0.77%) Nagios
Vendors
1 172 (26.46%) Zend
2 27 (4.15%) Rackspace
3 26 (4.00%) Google
4 23 (3.54%) Facebook
5 18 (2.77%) Twitter
6 15 (2.31%) Salesforce.com
7 10 (1.54%) Adobe
8 8 (1.23%) Oracle
9 7 (1.08%) Apple
10 6 (0.92%) Perforce
11 4 (0.62%) Sitecore
12 3 (0.46%) Sage
12 3 (0.46%) Microsoft
12 3 (0.46%) Red Hat
13 1 (0.15%) Sencha
13 1 (0.15%) HubSpot
13 1 (0.15%) PayPal
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 35-40k
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £23000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55000 to 60000
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 50000- 55000 plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 45,000 plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £32000.00 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Bluetownonline
Posted: 5 days ago