The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior PHP Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior PHP Developer
Rank 605 639 569
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -70
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior PHP Developer 280 345 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.32% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.33% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 265 316 430
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
87772 104579 111319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.42% 96.52% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 72875 87237 92130
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Senior PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Senior PHP Developer in the job title.

Senior PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior PHP Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior PHP Developer within the UK.

Senior PHP Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior PHP Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior PHP Developer over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 within the UK.

Senior PHP Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior PHP Developer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior PHP Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 2 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +33 268 £42,500 -5.55% 50
South East +44 66 £42,500 -5.55% 10
London +9 64 £57,500 +9.52% 14
Hampshire +15 38 £38,750 -3.12% 5
West Midlands +15 32 £40,000 -15.78% 5
East Midlands +15 31 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Yorkshire +36 29 £40,000 - 7
North West -20 28 £42,500 - 6
West Yorkshire +26 20 £40,000 - 4
Manchester -22 20 £42,500 - 4
Birmingham +5 18 £40,000 -15.78%
Leeds +20 15 £40,000 +14.28% 3
South West +18 13 £41,500 +10.66% 2
Leicester +6 12 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Leicestershire -4 12 £40,000 -8.57% 1
Lincolnshire -4 12 £45,500 -4.21% 3
Southampton +7 10 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Alton +2 10 £42,500 +13.33%
Eastleigh - 9 £37,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire +16 8 £55,000 +46.66%
Nottinghamshire -6 7 £42,500 +21.42%
Nottingham -7 7 £42,500 +21.42%
Barton-upon-Humber - 7 £45,500 - 2
Surrey +18 6 £47,500 - 1
Somerset +12 6 £31,500 +5.00%
Berkshire +12 6 £40,000 -20.00%
Gloucestershire -12 6 £41,500 -7.77% 1
Gloucester - 6 £41,500 -
Oxfordshire +34 5 £52,500 +50.00%
Scotland +34 5 £45,000 +24.13%

Senior PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, Senior PHP Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Senior PHP Developer in the job title.

1 637 (100.00%) PHP
2 459 (72.06%) JavaScript
3 441 (69.23%) CSS
4 440 (69.07%) HTML
5 411 (64.52%) MySQL
6 263 (41.29%) MVC
7 250 (39.25%) Agile Software Development
8 244 (38.30%) jQuery
9 233 (36.58%) Symfony
10 203 (31.87%) Linux
11 193 (30.30%) OO
12 192 (30.14%) OOP
13 188 (29.51%) Git (software)
14 180 (28.26%) HTML5
15 164 (25.75%) Zend
16 161 (25.27%) Laravel
17 148 (23.23%) LAMP
18 135 (21.19%) Web Development
19 107 (16.80%) OO PHP
20 105 (16.48%) TDD
21 102 (16.01%) Apache
22 89 (13.97%) SQL
23 88 (13.81%) PHPUnit
24 86 (13.50%) Ajax
24 86 (13.50%) CSS3
25 85 (13.34%) RESTful
26 84 (13.19%) Scrum
27 80 (12.56%) PHP 5
28 79 (12.40%) Unit Testing
29 77 (12.09%) AngularJS

Senior PHP Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 102 (16.01%) Apache
2 54 (8.48%) WordPress
3 51 (8.01%) Elasticsearch
4 36 (5.65%) nginx
5 27 (4.24%) CMS
6 26 (4.08%) Drupal
7 6 (0.94%) concrete5
8 3 (0.47%) Joomla!
8 3 (0.47%) Moodle
9 2 (0.31%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.16%) ejabberd
10 1 (0.16%) Facebook Platform
10 1 (0.16%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.16%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (1.10%) Photoshop
2 4 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.31%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 27 (4.24%) Magento
2 4 (0.63%) OpenCart
3 3 (0.47%) Adobe Campaign
4 2 (0.31%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.16%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.83%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (2.51%) GitHub
3 7 (1.10%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (0.78%) SaaS
5 4 (0.63%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.47%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.47%) Silverpop
7 2 (0.31%) AdWords
8 1 (0.16%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.16%) PaaS
8 1 (0.16%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.98%) HTTP
2 15 (2.35%) Internet
3 9 (1.41%) Unified Communications
4 3 (0.47%) SMTP
5 2 (0.31%) DNS
6 1 (0.16%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.16%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.16%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 411 (64.52%) MySQL
2 37 (5.81%) MongoDB
3 35 (5.49%) Big Data
4 26 (4.08%) Relational Database
5 24 (3.77%) Redis
6 23 (3.61%) NoSQL
7 19 (2.98%) PostgreSQL
8 18 (2.83%) SQL Server
9 7 (1.10%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (1.10%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.47%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (0.31%) MariaDB
12 1 (0.16%) BigQuery
12 1 (0.16%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.16%) DTS
12 1 (0.16%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.16%) InterSystems Cache
12 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2014
12 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 188 (29.51%) Git (software)
2 88 (13.81%) PHPUnit
3 58 (9.11%) Subversion
4 44 (6.91%) Vagrant
5 32 (5.02%) JIRA
6 29 (4.55%) Jenkins
7 14 (2.20%) Selenium
8 11 (1.73%) gulp
9 10 (1.57%) Bitbucket
9 10 (1.57%) Redmine
10 8 (1.26%) Grunt
11 5 (0.78%) git-flow
11 5 (0.78%) GitLab
11 5 (0.78%) Mercurial
12 4 (0.63%) PhpStorm
13 3 (0.47%) Visual Studio
14 2 (0.31%) Eclipse
14 2 (0.31%) JMeter
14 2 (0.31%) NetBeans
14 2 (0.31%) Xdebug
General
1 51 (8.01%) Marketing
2 28 (4.40%) Finance
3 25 (3.92%) Music Industry
3 25 (3.92%) Retail
4 23 (3.61%) Games
5 22 (3.45%) Advertising
6 8 (1.26%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.10%) Law
8 5 (0.78%) Legal
8 5 (0.78%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.63%) Automotive
9 4 (0.63%) Electronics
10 2 (0.31%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 441 (69.23%) CSS
2 440 (69.07%) HTML
3 244 (38.30%) jQuery
4 233 (36.58%) Symfony
5 180 (28.26%) HTML5
6 161 (25.27%) Laravel
7 148 (23.23%) LAMP
8 86 (13.50%) Ajax
8 86 (13.50%) CSS3
9 85 (13.34%) RESTful
10 77 (12.09%) AngularJS
11 56 (8.79%) CakePHP
12 54 (8.48%) Node.js
13 48 (7.54%) REST
13 48 (7.54%) Sass
14 45 (7.06%) JSON
15 41 (6.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 36 (5.65%) XML
17 34 (5.34%) Doctrine
17 34 (5.34%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (6.28%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (3.92%) Computer Science
3 23 (3.61%) User Experience
4 18 (2.83%) Fintech
5 16 (2.51%) Social Media
6 10 (1.57%) iPad
7 9 (1.41%) Mobile App
7 9 (1.41%) N-Tier
8 8 (1.26%) W3C
9 7 (1.10%) NHS
10 5 (0.78%) Digital Media
11 4 (0.63%) Blog
11 4 (0.63%) Mathematics
12 3 (0.47%) e-Learning
12 3 (0.47%) Visualisation
13 2 (0.31%) Driving Licence
13 2 (0.31%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (0.31%) Social Network
14 1 (0.16%) Data Centre
14 1 (0.16%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 203 (31.87%) Linux
2 25 (3.92%) Unix
3 22 (3.45%) Windows
4 11 (1.73%) Debian
5 7 (1.10%) Ubuntu
5 7 (1.10%) Windows Server
6 4 (0.63%) Android
6 4 (0.63%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.16%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 263 (41.29%) MVC
2 250 (39.25%) Agile Software Development
3 193 (30.30%) OO
4 192 (30.14%) OOP
5 135 (21.19%) Web Development
6 107 (16.80%) OO PHP
7 105 (16.48%) TDD
8 84 (13.19%) Scrum
9 79 (12.40%) Unit Testing
10 76 (11.93%) E-Commerce
11 54 (8.48%) Mentoring
12 39 (6.12%) BDD
13 37 (5.81%) SOLID
14 35 (5.49%) Software Engineering
15 33 (5.18%) SDLC
16 32 (5.02%) Continuous Integration
17 31 (4.87%) Data Protection
18 26 (4.08%) Open Source
19 23 (3.61%) DevOps
20 21 (3.30%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 637 (100.00%) PHP
2 459 (72.06%) JavaScript
3 89 (13.97%) SQL
4 80 (12.56%) PHP 5
5 36 (5.65%) Java
6 33 (5.18%) Python
7 24 (3.77%) Perl
8 19 (2.98%) Bash Shell
8 19 (2.98%) PHP 7
9 17 (2.67%) C
10 15 (2.35%) Ruby
11 14 (2.20%) XPath
12 10 (1.57%) C#
13 9 (1.41%) C++
14 5 (0.78%) ES6
15 3 (0.47%) T-SQL
16 2 (0.31%) VB.NET
17 1 (0.16%) CoffeeScript
17 1 (0.16%) Objective-C
17 1 (0.16%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 38 (5.97%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.26%) QA
System Software
1 33 (5.18%) Docker
2 11 (1.73%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 24 (3.77%) Ansible
Vendors
1 164 (25.75%) Zend
2 23 (3.61%) Google
3 12 (1.88%) Facebook
4 10 (1.57%) Adobe
5 8 (1.26%) PayPal
6 7 (1.10%) Microsoft
6 7 (1.10%) Oracle
6 7 (1.10%) Twitter
7 5 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.47%) Atlassian
8 3 (0.47%) New Relic
8 3 (0.47%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
9 2 (0.31%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.16%) Cisco
Leeds
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bexhill-On-Sea, East Sussex
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Magento Certification
Posted: 19 hours ago
West Midlands
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bonuses + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + free parking, free gym, bonus, pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
Barton-upon-Humber
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + free parking, free gym, bonus, pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
Robert Half
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Barton-Upon-Humber, South Humberside
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Blackburn, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Romsey, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bromley, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester
Pearson Frank
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Incentives
Posted: 2 days ago
Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Plus benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Fleet, Hampshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £500000 per annum + bonus, healthcare, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Bonobo
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum £40,000-£60,000 dependent on experie
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago