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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior PHP Developer
Rank 599 650 575
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -75
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior PHP Developer 328 329 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.30% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.31% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 317 310 412
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
91719 105001 110310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.26% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76765 87557 89208
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +57 321 £45,000 - 40
London +33 102 £56,250 +7.14% 12
South East +2 58 £42,500 -5.55% 7
West Midlands +35 47 £40,000 +14.28% 2
North West +28 45 £45,000 +20.00% 6
Manchester +18 35 £45,000 +16.12% 2
Hampshire +13 30 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Yorkshire +34 29 £40,000 - 6
West Yorkshire +32 23 £40,000 - 3
Birmingham - 22 £40,000 - 1
South West +8 21 £40,000 +3.22% 2
Leeds +44 19 £40,000 - 3
Berkshire -2 16 £40,000 -20.00% 1
East Midlands +14 14 £42,500 +21.42% 5
City of London +51 11 £60,000 +20.00% 4
Maidenhead +9 11 £40,000 -
Basingstoke -8 11 £42,500 -10.52%
Warwick - 11 £32,500 -
Warwickshire - 11 £32,500 -
Southampton +6 9 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Worcestershire - 9 £45,000 -
Lincolnshire - 8 £42,500 - 3
Bristol +10 7 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Redditch - 7 £45,000 -
Lincoln - 7 £42,500 -
Cheshire +31 6 £47,000 -1.05% 1
Fareham +3 5 £40,000 -46.66%
Reading -1 5 £70,000 +40.00% 1
Sale - 5 £45,000 -
Chester +20 4 £46,250 -2.63% 1

Senior PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 729 (100.00%) PHP
2 507 (69.55%) JavaScript
3 474 (65.02%) CSS
4 457 (62.69%) HTML
5 444 (60.91%) MySQL
6 307 (42.11%) MVC
7 305 (41.84%) jQuery
8 292 (40.05%) Agile Software Development
9 243 (33.33%) Linux
10 231 (31.69%) Symfony
11 226 (31.00%) OO
12 216 (29.63%) Git (software)
13 212 (29.08%) OOP
14 193 (26.47%) LAMP
15 183 (25.10%) Zend
16 169 (23.18%) Laravel
17 156 (21.40%) Web Development
18 143 (19.62%) HTML5
19 142 (19.48%) Apache
20 122 (16.74%) TDD
21 121 (16.60%) Ajax
22 115 (15.78%) OO PHP
23 113 (15.50%) SQL
24 111 (15.23%) Scrum
25 107 (14.68%) PHP 5
26 106 (14.54%) E-Commerce
27 97 (13.31%) RESTful
28 89 (12.21%) AngularJS
29 87 (11.93%) PHPUnit
30 83 (11.39%) Unit Testing

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
1 142 (19.48%) Apache
2 55 (7.54%) Elasticsearch
3 48 (6.58%) WordPress
4 39 (5.35%) CMS
5 37 (5.08%) nginx
6 27 (3.70%) Drupal
7 7 (0.96%) concrete5
8 4 (0.55%) Joomla!
9 3 (0.41%) Moodle
10 1 (0.14%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.14%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.14%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.14%) ejabberd
10 1 (0.14%) Facebook Platform
10 1 (0.14%) JBoss
10 1 (0.14%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 7 (0.96%) Photoshop
2 6 (0.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 32 (4.39%) Magento
2 6 (0.82%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (0.27%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 21 (2.88%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (1.65%) Google Cloud Platform
3 11 (1.51%) GitHub
4 6 (0.82%) Silverpop
5 5 (0.69%) Amazon S3
5 5 (0.69%) SaaS
6 4 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.27%) AdWords
7 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.14%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.14%) PaaS
8 1 (0.14%) Route 53
8 1 (0.14%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.19%) Internet
2 15 (2.06%) HTTP
3 8 (1.10%) SMTP
4 3 (0.41%) SSL
5 2 (0.27%) DNS
6 1 (0.14%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.14%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.14%) Intranet
6 1 (0.14%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.14%) VoIP
6 1 (0.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 444 (60.91%) MySQL
2 36 (4.94%) Redis
3 34 (4.66%) MongoDB
4 27 (3.70%) NoSQL
5 25 (3.43%) Big Data
6 21 (2.88%) Relational Database
7 19 (2.61%) PostgreSQL
8 18 (2.47%) SQL Server
9 6 (0.82%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (0.69%) RDBMS
11 4 (0.55%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (0.27%) CouchDB
12 2 (0.27%) Riak
13 1 (0.14%) BigQuery
13 1 (0.14%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.14%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.14%) InterSystems Cache
13 1 (0.14%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 216 (29.63%) Git (software)
2 87 (11.93%) PHPUnit
3 80 (10.97%) Subversion
4 41 (5.62%) Vagrant
5 33 (4.53%) Jenkins
6 27 (3.70%) JIRA
7 19 (2.61%) Selenium
8 15 (2.06%) Bitbucket
8 15 (2.06%) Grunt
8 15 (2.06%) gulp
9 10 (1.37%) Mercurial
9 10 (1.37%) PhpStorm
10 8 (1.10%) Xdebug
11 3 (0.41%) Phing
11 3 (0.41%) Visual Studio
12 2 (0.27%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.27%) GitLab
12 2 (0.27%) JMeter
12 2 (0.27%) NetBeans
12 2 (0.27%) Redmine
General
1 67 (9.19%) Marketing
2 33 (4.53%) Finance
3 26 (3.57%) Advertising
4 25 (3.43%) Games
4 25 (3.43%) Music Industry
5 23 (3.16%) Retail
6 12 (1.65%) Law
6 12 (1.65%) Telecoms
7 9 (1.23%) Manufacturing
8 6 (0.82%) Electronics
9 5 (0.69%) Automotive
10 4 (0.55%) Legal
11 3 (0.41%) Banking
12 2 (0.27%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.14%) Back Office
13 1 (0.14%) Billing
13 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 474 (65.02%) CSS
2 457 (62.69%) HTML
3 305 (41.84%) jQuery
4 231 (31.69%) Symfony
5 193 (26.47%) LAMP
6 169 (23.18%) Laravel
7 143 (19.62%) HTML5
8 121 (16.60%) Ajax
9 97 (13.31%) RESTful
10 89 (12.21%) AngularJS
11 81 (11.11%) CSS3
12 70 (9.60%) REST
13 67 (9.19%) CakePHP
14 61 (8.37%) Sass
14 61 (8.37%) XML
15 46 (6.31%) JSON
16 42 (5.76%) SOAP
17 40 (5.49%) Node.js
18 39 (5.35%) Zend Framework
19 36 (4.94%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 54 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (5.08%) Fintech
3 23 (3.16%) Computer Science
4 20 (2.74%) Mobile App
5 19 (2.61%) Social Media
6 15 (2.06%) User Experience
7 12 (1.65%) N-Tier
8 10 (1.37%) Digital Media
8 10 (1.37%) iPad
9 8 (1.10%) W3C
10 7 (0.96%) NHS
11 5 (0.69%) Mathematics
12 3 (0.41%) Blog
12 3 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (0.27%) e-Learning
14 1 (0.14%) BBC
14 1 (0.14%) Life Science
14 1 (0.14%) Mainframe
14 1 (0.14%) Mobile Payment
14 1 (0.14%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 243 (33.33%) Linux
2 40 (5.49%) Windows
3 31 (4.25%) Unix
4 19 (2.61%) Debian
5 14 (1.92%) Windows Server
6 5 (0.69%) Ubuntu
7 4 (0.55%) Android
7 4 (0.55%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 307 (42.11%) MVC
2 292 (40.05%) Agile Software Development
3 226 (31.00%) OO
4 212 (29.08%) OOP
5 156 (21.40%) Web Development
6 122 (16.74%) TDD
7 115 (15.78%) OO PHP
8 111 (15.23%) Scrum
9 106 (14.54%) E-Commerce
10 83 (11.39%) Unit Testing
11 52 (7.13%) Mentoring
12 49 (6.72%) Front End Development
13 45 (6.17%) SOLID
14 37 (5.08%) BDD
15 34 (4.66%) Data Protection
16 31 (4.25%) Domain-Driven Design
16 31 (4.25%) Project Management
17 29 (3.98%) SOA
18 28 (3.84%) DevOps
18 28 (3.84%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 729 (100.00%) PHP
2 507 (69.55%) JavaScript
3 113 (15.50%) SQL
4 107 (14.68%) PHP 5
5 62 (8.50%) Python
6 54 (7.41%) Java
7 31 (4.25%) Perl
8 29 (3.98%) Bash Shell
9 26 (3.57%) Ruby
10 24 (3.29%) C
11 16 (2.19%) PHP 7
12 14 (1.92%) XPath
13 10 (1.37%) ActionScript
13 10 (1.37%) C#
13 10 (1.37%) PHP 4
14 8 (1.10%) ES6
15 7 (0.96%) C++
16 2 (0.27%) Apple Swift
16 2 (0.27%) Go
16 2 (0.27%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 29 (3.98%) Degree
2 1 (0.14%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (1.78%) QA
System Software
1 35 (4.80%) Docker
2 21 (2.88%) Varnish
3 1 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 18 (2.47%) Ansible
2 2 (0.27%) Puppet
3 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 183 (25.10%) Zend
2 29 (3.98%) Google
3 23 (3.16%) Facebook
4 15 (2.06%) Adobe
4 15 (2.06%) Twitter
5 12 (1.65%) PayPal
6 8 (1.10%) Microsoft
7 6 (0.82%) Oracle
7 6 (0.82%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
8 5 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (0.55%) New Relic
10 3 (0.41%) EPiServer
11 2 (0.27%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.14%) Cisco
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Life Insurance / Dental / Pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits +benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
The Digital Recruitment Firm
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + flexi hours + work from home
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum £40,000-£60,000 dependent on experie
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 40k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + free parking, free gym, bonus, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bonuses + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gainsborough, Lincolnshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ISL
Salary: £28000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Towcester, Northamptonshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Flexible working, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago