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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior PHP Developer
Rank 572 620 599
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior PHP Developer 365 382 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.35% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.36% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 348 343 375
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%

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
94162 105563 113042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.38% 96.20% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 79243 87474 91242
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +33 353 £46,000 +2.22% 50
London +77 131 £55,000 +4.76% 19
South East -16 76 £42,500 -10.52% 6
West Midlands +28 45 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Hampshire +12 41 £42,500 -5.55% 1
North West +30 37 £40,000 -3.03% 5
Yorkshire +29 28 £40,000 - 8
Manchester +8 28 £41,500 -2.35% 4
Birmingham - 27 £40,000 -
South West +4 21 £40,000 +6.66% 2
West Yorkshire +25 20 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Berkshire +1 19 £70,000 +40.00% 1
Leeds +37 18 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Basingstoke -7 14 £48,750 -18.75%
City of London +69 12 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Reading -3 11 £70,000 +40.00%
Worcestershire - 10 £32,500 - 1
East Midlands -9 9 £40,000 +14.28% 6
Maidenhead -9 8 £40,000 -23.80% 1
Southampton -12 8 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Petersfield - 8 £42,500 -
Warwickshire +15 7 £32,500 -35.00%
Bristol +7 7 £46,250 +21.71% 1
Warwick +3 7 £32,500 -35.00%
Lincolnshire - 7 £42,500 - 3
Scotland +18 6 £40,000 +11.11%
Lincoln - 6 £41,250 -
Hereford - 6 £32,500 -
Bromsgrove - 6 £32,500 -
East Sussex - 6 £42,500 -

Senior PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 750 (100.00%) PHP
2 508 (67.73%) JavaScript
3 462 (61.60%) CSS
4 447 (59.60%) HTML
5 442 (58.93%) MySQL
6 331 (44.13%) MVC
7 317 (42.27%) Agile Software Development
8 311 (41.47%) jQuery
9 254 (33.87%) Linux
10 250 (33.33%) Symfony
11 247 (32.93%) OO
12 220 (29.33%) Git (software)
13 216 (28.80%) OOP
14 212 (28.27%) LAMP
15 202 (26.93%) Zend
16 177 (23.60%) Laravel
17 171 (22.80%) Web Development
18 144 (19.20%) Apache
19 138 (18.40%) HTML5
20 134 (17.87%) Ajax
21 129 (17.20%) TDD
22 124 (16.53%) Scrum
22 124 (16.53%) OO PHP
23 118 (15.73%) SQL
24 116 (15.47%) E-Commerce
24 116 (15.47%) PHP 5
25 102 (13.60%) AngularJS
26 93 (12.40%) CSS3
27 92 (12.27%) RESTful
28 82 (10.93%) 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
1 144 (19.20%) Apache
2 52 (6.93%) CMS
3 48 (6.40%) Elasticsearch
4 46 (6.13%) WordPress
5 31 (4.13%) Drupal
6 30 (4.00%) nginx
7 7 (0.93%) concrete5
8 5 (0.67%) Joomla!
9 3 (0.40%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.40%) Moodle
9 3 (0.40%) SugarCRM
10 1 (0.13%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.13%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.13%) ejabberd
10 1 (0.13%) ExpressionEngine
10 1 (0.13%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (0.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 5 (0.67%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 41 (5.47%) Magento
2 7 (0.93%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (0.27%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 25 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (2.67%) Google Cloud Platform
3 14 (1.87%) GitHub
4 9 (1.20%) SaaS
5 7 (0.93%) Silverpop
6 5 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (0.67%) Amazon S3
6 5 (0.67%) Trello
7 4 (0.53%) Google Compute Engine
8 2 (0.27%) AdWords
8 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
9 1 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.13%) PaaS
9 1 (0.13%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.47%) HTTP
1 11 (1.47%) Internet
1 11 (1.47%) SMTP
2 6 (0.80%) DNS
3 3 (0.40%) SSL
4 1 (0.13%) AMQP
4 1 (0.13%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.13%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.13%) Intranet
4 1 (0.13%) VoIP
4 1 (0.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 442 (58.93%) MySQL
2 33 (4.40%) NoSQL
2 33 (4.40%) Redis
3 24 (3.20%) MongoDB
4 21 (2.80%) Big Data
5 17 (2.27%) Relational Database
6 16 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (1.73%) SQL Server
8 6 (0.80%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (0.67%) Amazon RDS
9 5 (0.67%) MariaDB
9 5 (0.67%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.27%) CouchDB
11 2 (0.27%) Riak
12 1 (0.13%) BigQuery
12 1 (0.13%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.13%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 220 (29.33%) Git (software)
2 77 (10.27%) PHPUnit
3 72 (9.60%) Subversion
4 32 (4.27%) Jenkins
4 32 (4.27%) JIRA
5 31 (4.13%) Vagrant
6 22 (2.93%) Selenium
7 21 (2.80%) Bitbucket
8 17 (2.27%) Mercurial
9 16 (2.13%) Grunt
9 16 (2.13%) PhpStorm
10 13 (1.73%) gulp
11 10 (1.33%) Xdebug
12 3 (0.40%) git-flow
13 2 (0.27%) FogBugz
13 2 (0.27%) GitLab
13 2 (0.27%) NetBeans
13 2 (0.27%) Phing
13 2 (0.27%) Redmine
13 2 (0.27%) Trac
General
1 72 (9.60%) Marketing
2 45 (6.00%) Finance
3 30 (4.00%) Advertising
4 22 (2.93%) Games
5 21 (2.80%) Retail
6 16 (2.13%) Music Industry
7 13 (1.73%) Law
8 10 (1.33%) Telecoms
9 9 (1.20%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.80%) Electronics
11 4 (0.53%) Automotive
11 4 (0.53%) Legal
12 3 (0.40%) Back Office
12 3 (0.40%) Banking
13 2 (0.27%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.13%) Billing
14 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 462 (61.60%) CSS
2 447 (59.60%) HTML
3 311 (41.47%) jQuery
4 250 (33.33%) Symfony
5 212 (28.27%) LAMP
6 177 (23.60%) Laravel
7 138 (18.40%) HTML5
8 134 (17.87%) Ajax
9 102 (13.60%) AngularJS
10 93 (12.40%) CSS3
11 92 (12.27%) RESTful
12 78 (10.40%) XML
13 74 (9.87%) REST
14 71 (9.47%) Sass
15 68 (9.07%) CakePHP
16 50 (6.67%) SOAP
16 50 (6.67%) Zend Framework
17 48 (6.40%) JSON
18 43 (5.73%) Web Services
19 41 (5.47%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 51 (6.80%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (5.47%) Fintech
3 28 (3.73%) Computer Science
4 21 (2.80%) Mobile App
5 16 (2.13%) Social Media
6 15 (2.00%) iPad
7 13 (1.73%) Digital Media
7 13 (1.73%) User Experience
8 10 (1.33%) N-Tier
9 5 (0.67%) W3C
10 4 (0.53%) e-Learning
10 4 (0.53%) NHS
11 3 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.40%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.27%) BBC
13 1 (0.13%) Blog
13 1 (0.13%) Life Science
13 1 (0.13%) Mobile Payment
13 1 (0.13%) Visualisation
13 1 (0.13%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 254 (33.87%) Linux
2 45 (6.00%) Windows
3 32 (4.27%) Unix
4 20 (2.67%) Debian
5 14 (1.87%) Windows Server
6 7 (0.93%) Android
6 7 (0.93%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.67%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.13%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 331 (44.13%) MVC
2 317 (42.27%) Agile Software Development
3 247 (32.93%) OO
4 216 (28.80%) OOP
5 171 (22.80%) Web Development
6 129 (17.20%) TDD
7 124 (16.53%) OO PHP
7 124 (16.53%) Scrum
8 116 (15.47%) E-Commerce
9 82 (10.93%) Unit Testing
10 59 (7.87%) Front End Development
11 52 (6.93%) Mentoring
12 43 (5.73%) BDD
12 43 (5.73%) SOLID
13 37 (4.93%) Project Management
14 36 (4.80%) SOA
15 35 (4.67%) Kanban
15 35 (4.67%) Open Source
16 31 (4.13%) Data Protection
16 31 (4.13%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 750 (100.00%) PHP
2 508 (67.73%) JavaScript
3 118 (15.73%) SQL
4 116 (15.47%) PHP 5
5 74 (9.87%) Python
6 63 (8.40%) Java
7 31 (4.13%) Perl
8 30 (4.00%) Bash Shell
9 29 (3.87%) Ruby
10 25 (3.33%) C
11 11 (1.47%) ActionScript
11 11 (1.47%) PHP 4
11 11 (1.47%) PHP 7
12 10 (1.33%) XPath
13 8 (1.07%) C++
14 7 (0.93%) C#
14 7 (0.93%) ES6
15 3 (0.40%) Apple Swift
15 3 (0.40%) Go
15 3 (0.40%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 31 (4.13%) Degree
2 1 (0.13%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.13%) QA
2 3 (0.40%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (3.87%) Docker
2 21 (2.80%) Varnish
3 1 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.13%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 9 (1.20%) Ansible
2 4 (0.53%) Puppet
3 2 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 202 (26.93%) Zend
2 37 (4.93%) Google
3 23 (3.07%) Facebook
4 20 (2.67%) Twitter
5 16 (2.13%) Adobe
6 11 (1.47%) PayPal
7 8 (1.07%) Microsoft
7 8 (1.07%) Oracle
8 7 (0.93%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
9 6 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.40%) New Relic
11 2 (0.27%) EPiServer
11 2 (0.27%) Rackspace
12 1 (0.13%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.13%) Cisco
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Surrey
Maurice Nash
Salary: From £65,000 to £65,000 per annum 10% - 15% Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + free parking, free gym, bonus, pension
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + Pension / Healthcare / bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Private Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 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
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
blu digital
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Networking People
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Robert Half
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Premier IT
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £33000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £50k - 55k per year
Posted: 6 days ago