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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior PHP Developer
Rank 559 613 594
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior PHP Developer 390 360 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.40% 0.34% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.35% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 353 314 393
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

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
94677 102911 115314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.45% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 79602 84497 94476
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 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +48 371 £47,500 - 57
London +13 150 £55,000 +4.76% 20
South East +14 80 £42,500 -11.45% 9
Yorkshire +44 55 £40,000 -11.11% 11
West Yorkshire +13 35 £40,000 -11.11% 8
Leeds +22 33 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Hampshire +12 32 £42,500 -10.52% 4
West Midlands +7 26 £35,000 -20.00% 2
North West +33 25 £45,000 +9.09% 8
Manchester +11 18 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Surrey +1 15 £57,500 +27.77% 2
East of England +23 14 £55,000 +22.22%
Birmingham -8 14 £37,500 - 1
East Sussex +21 12 £42,500 -11.45% 2
Essex +22 11 £55,000 +92.98%
Dorking +10 11 £67,500 +42.10%
Southend-on-Sea +5 11 £55,000 -
Southampton -3 11 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Berkshire -11 10 £70,000 +27.27% 1
City of London +31 9 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Petersfield - 9 £42,500 - 1
South Yorkshire +26 8 £52,500 +23.52% 2
Sheffield +19 8 £52,500 +23.52% 2
Reading -10 8 £70,000 +27.27%
South West -21 8 £36,250 -4.60%
East Midlands 0 7 £35,000 -6.66% 7
West Sussex -4 7 £30,000 -33.33%
Scotland -7 7 £39,000 +8.33% 1
Horsham - 7 £30,000 -
Edinburgh +6 6 £39,000 +8.33% 1

Senior PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 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.

1 787 (100.00%) PHP
2 546 (69.38%) JavaScript
3 473 (60.10%) MySQL
4 472 (59.97%) CSS
5 452 (57.43%) HTML
6 344 (43.71%) jQuery
7 335 (42.57%) Agile Software Development
8 311 (39.52%) MVC
9 286 (36.34%) OO
10 284 (36.09%) Linux
11 283 (35.96%) Symfony
12 269 (34.18%) Git (software)
13 239 (30.37%) LAMP
14 227 (28.84%) OOP
15 212 (26.94%) Web Development
16 200 (25.41%) Zend
17 189 (24.02%) Laravel
18 150 (19.06%) Apache
19 148 (18.81%) E-Commerce
20 146 (18.55%) HTML5
21 143 (18.17%) TDD
22 136 (17.28%) Ajax
23 128 (16.26%) CSS3
24 126 (16.01%) AngularJS
25 125 (15.88%) Scrum
26 121 (15.37%) OO PHP
27 117 (14.87%) SQL
28 112 (14.23%) Subversion
29 110 (13.98%) PHP 5
30 102 (12.96%) Finance

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
1 150 (19.06%) Apache
2 77 (9.78%) CMS
3 68 (8.64%) WordPress
4 47 (5.97%) Drupal
5 38 (4.83%) Elasticsearch
5 38 (4.83%) Node.js
6 23 (2.92%) nginx
7 6 (0.76%) Joomla!
8 5 (0.64%) SilverStripe
9 3 (0.38%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.38%) ExpressionEngine
9 3 (0.38%) SharePoint
9 3 (0.38%) SugarCRM
10 2 (0.25%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.25%) concrete5
11 1 (0.13%) Confluence
11 1 (0.13%) JBoss
11 1 (0.13%) Moodle
11 1 (0.13%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 6 (0.76%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 74 (9.40%) Magento
2 5 (0.64%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (0.51%) Adobe Campaign
4 2 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 30 (3.81%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (3.43%) GitHub
3 20 (2.54%) Google Cloud Platform
4 16 (2.03%) SaaS
5 11 (1.40%) Trello
6 7 (0.89%) Google Compute Engine
7 5 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.51%) Silverpop
9 2 (0.25%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Azure
10 1 (0.13%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.91%) SMTP
2 11 (1.40%) DNS
3 4 (0.51%) Internet
4 3 (0.38%) SSL
5 2 (0.25%) Firewall
5 2 (0.25%) HTTP
5 2 (0.25%) VLAN
5 2 (0.25%) VPN
6 1 (0.13%) AMQP
6 1 (0.13%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.13%) Intranet
6 1 (0.13%) NFC
6 1 (0.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 473 (60.10%) MySQL
2 46 (5.84%) Relational Database
3 35 (4.45%) NoSQL
4 27 (3.43%) Redis
5 22 (2.80%) MongoDB
6 18 (2.29%) SQL Server
7 16 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (1.78%) Big Data
9 12 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
10 11 (1.40%) MariaDB
11 10 (1.27%) RDBMS
12 5 (0.64%) Amazon RDS
13 4 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.25%) CouchDB
14 2 (0.25%) Riak
15 1 (0.13%) Neo4j
15 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 269 (34.18%) Git (software)
2 112 (14.23%) Subversion
3 66 (8.39%) PHPUnit
4 37 (4.70%) Mercurial
5 33 (4.19%) Jenkins
6 27 (3.43%) PhpStorm
7 26 (3.30%) JIRA
8 24 (3.05%) Selenium
9 19 (2.41%) Vagrant
10 18 (2.29%) Grunt
11 17 (2.16%) Bitbucket
12 13 (1.65%) Xdebug
13 9 (1.14%) gulp
13 9 (1.14%) Redmine
14 8 (1.02%) FogBugz
14 8 (1.02%) Trac
15 4 (0.51%) JMeter
15 4 (0.51%) Phing
16 3 (0.38%) git-flow
16 3 (0.38%) TeamCity
General
1 102 (12.96%) Finance
2 78 (9.91%) Marketing
3 28 (3.56%) Advertising
4 20 (2.54%) Telecoms
5 17 (2.16%) Games
6 11 (1.40%) Banking
7 9 (1.14%) Law
7 9 (1.14%) Retail
8 6 (0.76%) Music Industry
9 5 (0.64%) Back Office
10 4 (0.51%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.38%) Automotive
11 3 (0.38%) Electronics
11 3 (0.38%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.13%) Billing
12 1 (0.13%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 472 (59.97%) CSS
2 452 (57.43%) HTML
3 344 (43.71%) jQuery
4 283 (35.96%) Symfony
5 239 (30.37%) LAMP
6 189 (24.02%) Laravel
7 146 (18.55%) HTML5
8 136 (17.28%) Ajax
9 128 (16.26%) CSS3
10 126 (16.01%) AngularJS
11 101 (12.83%) XML
12 86 (10.93%) RESTful
13 84 (10.67%) Web Services
14 78 (9.91%) REST
14 78 (9.91%) Sass
15 67 (8.51%) Zend Framework
16 65 (8.26%) CakePHP
17 62 (7.88%) SOAP
18 57 (7.24%) JSON
19 51 (6.48%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 51 (6.48%) Fintech
2 49 (6.23%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (5.46%) Computer Science
4 34 (4.32%) Mobile App
5 30 (3.81%) Digital Media
6 26 (3.30%) User Experience
7 16 (2.03%) Social Media
8 13 (1.65%) iPad
9 4 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (0.51%) Mobile Payment
9 4 (0.51%) N-Tier
9 4 (0.51%) W3C
10 3 (0.38%) BBC
10 3 (0.38%) e-Learning
10 3 (0.38%) NHS
11 2 (0.25%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.25%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.25%) Xbox
12 1 (0.13%) Oculus Rift
12 1 (0.13%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 284 (36.09%) Linux
2 43 (5.46%) Windows
3 39 (4.96%) Unix
4 15 (1.91%) Debian
5 14 (1.78%) Android
5 14 (1.78%) Apple iOS
6 7 (0.89%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.51%) CentOS
7 4 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.38%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.25%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 335 (42.57%) Agile Software Development
2 311 (39.52%) MVC
3 286 (36.34%) OO
4 227 (28.84%) OOP
5 212 (26.94%) Web Development
6 148 (18.81%) E-Commerce
7 143 (18.17%) TDD
8 125 (15.88%) Scrum
9 121 (15.37%) OO PHP
10 101 (12.83%) Front End Development
11 85 (10.80%) Unit Testing
12 58 (7.37%) Project Management
13 56 (7.12%) Mentoring
14 48 (6.10%) BDD
15 40 (5.08%) Software Engineering
16 39 (4.96%) Open Source
17 38 (4.83%) Kanban
17 38 (4.83%) SOLID
18 37 (4.70%) SOA
19 35 (4.45%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 787 (100.00%) PHP
2 546 (69.38%) JavaScript
3 117 (14.87%) SQL
4 110 (13.98%) PHP 5
5 84 (10.67%) Python
6 68 (8.64%) Java
7 33 (4.19%) Perl
8 30 (3.81%) C
9 25 (3.18%) Ruby
10 18 (2.29%) C#
11 14 (1.78%) Bash Shell
12 13 (1.65%) ActionScript
12 13 (1.65%) PHP 4
13 8 (1.02%) C++
13 8 (1.02%) PHP 7
13 8 (1.02%) Shell Script
14 6 (0.76%) VB
14 6 (0.76%) VB.NET
15 5 (0.64%) XPath
16 4 (0.51%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 38 (4.83%) Degree
2 2 (0.25%) CCNP
2 2 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (0.25%) MBA
2 2 (0.25%) MySQL Certification
3 1 (0.13%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.18%) QA
2 6 (0.76%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (2.54%) Varnish
2 17 (2.16%) Docker
3 4 (0.51%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 11 (1.40%) Puppet
2 4 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.38%) Ansible
4 2 (0.25%) Plesk
Vendors
1 200 (25.41%) Zend
2 35 (4.45%) Google
3 27 (3.43%) Twitter
4 20 (2.54%) Facebook
5 12 (1.52%) Adobe
6 10 (1.27%) Microsoft
6 10 (1.27%) Oracle
7 9 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (0.89%) SAP
9 4 (0.51%) PayPal
9 4 (0.51%) Rackspace
9 4 (0.51%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
9 4 (0.51%) Yahoo!
10 3 (0.38%) Sencha
11 2 (0.25%) EPiServer
11 2 (0.25%) New Relic
12 1 (0.13%) SendGrid
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 50,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits + flexible working
Posted: 15 hours ago
Worcestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + free parking, free gym, bonus, pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
South West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: D.O.E Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
South West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 55,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
East Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £35000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k to 45k
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Home Working
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum amazing benefits!
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £50k - 55k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, medical etc
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Ripley, Derbyshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £23000 - £28500 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 40k per year
Posted: 5 days ago