The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior PHP Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior PHP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior PHP Developer
Rank 583 526 582
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +56
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior PHP Developer 347 385 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.35% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.38% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 317 366 340
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
111102 102616 112143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.25% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 90827 85015 96150
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

Senior PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior PHP Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 24 July 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior PHP Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -58 338 £45,000 +5.88% 43
London -38 169 £50,000 - 20
South East -84 44 £47,500 +18.75% 3
South West +4 43 £35,000 +1.44% 4
City of London -20 27 £52,500 +23.52% 1
North West -9 26 £32,750 +0.76% 3
Yorkshire -14 21 £37,500 - 5
East of England -19 21 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Manchester +12 19 £32,500 -2.98% 1
Dorset +1 13 £35,000 +2.94% 1
Buckinghamshire - 12 £50,000 - 2
Milton Keynes - 12 £50,000 - 2
Hampshire -19 11 £40,000 +11.11%
Cornwall - 10 £35,000 -
Suffolk +6 9 £42,500 +30.76%
Wiltshire +2 9 £30,500 -12.85%
East Midlands -6 9 £45,000 +12.50% 5
West Yorkshire -39 9 £38,750 +3.33% 3
Nottinghamshire +4 8 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Nottingham 0 8 £45,000 +12.50% 2
South Yorkshire -5 8 £36,750 -47.50% 1
Corsham - 8 £30,500 -
Bristol 0 7 £45,000 +38.46% 2
West Sussex -1 7 £47,500 +11.76%
Hertfordshire - 7 £42,500 - 1
Berkshire +1 6 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Bournemouth -12 6 £35,000 +2.94%
Leeds -27 6 £40,000 -11.11% 3
West Midlands +9 5 £37,500 - 2
Edinburgh -6 5 £40,000 -11.11%

Senior PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior PHP 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 Senior PHP Developer in their job title.

1 737 (100.00%) PHP
2 556 (75.44%) MySQL
3 489 (66.35%) HTML
4 475 (64.45%) CSS
5 469 (63.64%) JavaScript
6 333 (45.18%) MVC
7 312 (42.33%) jQuery
8 289 (39.21%) Zend
9 286 (38.81%) OO
10 245 (33.24%) Linux
11 237 (32.16%) Symfony
12 229 (31.07%) Git (software)
13 213 (28.90%) PHP5
14 206 (27.95%) LAMP
15 203 (27.54%) OOP
16 193 (26.19%) E-Commerce
17 186 (25.24%) HTML5
18 164 (22.25%) Subversion
19 155 (21.03%) Web Development
20 153 (20.76%) CSS3
21 149 (20.22%) OO PHP
22 148 (20.08%) Apache
23 130 (17.64%) Laravel
24 119 (16.15%) Ajax
25 113 (15.33%) Agile Software Development
26 112 (15.20%) SQL
27 105 (14.25%) TDD
28 102 (13.84%) CodeIgniter
29 91 (12.35%) XML
30 90 (12.21%) CMS

Senior PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior PHP 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 Senior PHP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 148 (20.08%) Apache
2 90 (12.21%) CMS
3 81 (10.99%) Drupal
4 58 (7.87%) WordPress
5 39 (5.29%) Node.js
6 21 (2.85%) nginx
7 17 (2.31%) Joomla!
8 14 (1.90%) IIS
9 13 (1.76%) Elasticsearch
10 12 (1.63%) ExpressionEngine
11 10 (1.36%) concrete5
12 4 (0.54%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.41%) SAS
14 2 (0.27%) Tomcat
15 1 (0.14%) Jetty
15 1 (0.14%) Moodle
Applications
1 25 (3.39%) Photoshop
2 24 (3.26%) Adobe Illustrator
3 12 (1.63%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 67 (9.09%) Magento
2 14 (1.90%) Google Analytics
3 5 (0.68%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 20 (2.71%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (1.49%) Amazon S3
2 11 (1.49%) GitHub
3 9 (1.22%) Amazon SQS
3 9 (1.22%) ElastiCache
4 4 (0.54%) SaaS
5 2 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 27 (3.66%) Internet
2 6 (0.81%) VoIP
2 6 (0.81%) DNS
3 5 (0.68%) HTTP
3 5 (0.68%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.27%) SMTP
4 2 (0.27%) Intranet
4 2 (0.27%) ZigBee
5 1 (0.14%) SSH
5 1 (0.14%) OSPF
5 1 (0.14%) BGP
5 1 (0.14%) LDAP
5 1 (0.14%) FTP
5 1 (0.14%) SNMP
5 1 (0.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 556 (75.44%) MySQL
2 62 (8.41%) MongoDB
3 27 (3.66%) SQL Server
3 27 (3.66%) Relational Database
4 25 (3.39%) Big Data
5 23 (3.12%) NoSQL
6 11 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (1.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 6 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.27%) Couchbase
9 2 (0.27%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.14%) Redis
10 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.14%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 229 (31.07%) Git (software)
2 164 (22.25%) Subversion
3 68 (9.23%) PHPUnit
4 27 (3.66%) JUnit
5 25 (3.39%) Behat
6 11 (1.49%) Xdebug
6 11 (1.49%) Selenium
7 9 (1.22%) Mercurial
7 9 (1.22%) Cucumber
8 8 (1.09%) Jenkins
9 6 (0.81%) Trac
10 4 (0.54%) TeamCity
10 4 (0.54%) JIRA
11 3 (0.41%) Redmine
12 2 (0.27%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.27%) Xcode
12 2 (0.27%) Bugzilla
12 2 (0.27%) Zend Studio
12 2 (0.27%) NetBeans
12 2 (0.27%) PEAR
General
1 62 (8.41%) Marketing
2 30 (4.07%) Advertising
3 28 (3.80%) Finance
4 26 (3.53%) Retail
5 18 (2.44%) Manufacturing
5 18 (2.44%) Games
6 15 (2.04%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.09%) Back Office
8 6 (0.81%) Banking
9 2 (0.27%) Front Office
9 2 (0.27%) Legal
10 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 489 (66.35%) HTML
2 475 (64.45%) CSS
3 312 (42.33%) jQuery
4 237 (32.16%) Symfony
5 206 (27.95%) LAMP
6 186 (25.24%) HTML5
7 153 (20.76%) CSS3
8 130 (17.64%) Laravel
9 119 (16.15%) Ajax
10 102 (13.84%) CodeIgniter
11 91 (12.35%) XML
12 83 (11.26%) XHTML
13 69 (9.36%) Web Services
14 63 (8.55%) REST
15 55 (7.46%) Zend Framework
16 53 (7.19%) CakePHP
17 45 (6.11%) Backbone.js
18 43 (5.83%) JSON
19 42 (5.70%) SOAP
20 38 (5.16%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 77 (10.45%) Open Source
2 45 (6.11%) Social Media
3 43 (5.83%) Mobile App
4 28 (3.80%) Computer Science
5 19 (2.58%) Clustering
6 13 (1.76%) Digital Media
6 13 (1.76%) W3C
7 10 (1.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 7 (0.95%) Management Information System
9 6 (0.81%) E-Learning
9 6 (0.81%) Replication
9 6 (0.81%) Mathematics
10 5 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (0.68%) BBC
11 4 (0.54%) Kindle
12 3 (0.41%) iDTV
13 2 (0.27%) NHS
13 2 (0.27%) Streaming Video
13 2 (0.27%) Online Games
13 2 (0.27%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 245 (33.24%) Linux
2 37 (5.02%) Apple iOS
3 32 (4.34%) Windows
4 30 (4.07%) Android
5 11 (1.49%) UNIX
6 3 (0.41%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.27%) CentOS
8 1 (0.14%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.14%) Debian
8 1 (0.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 333 (45.18%) MVC
2 286 (38.81%) OO
3 203 (27.54%) OOP
4 193 (26.19%) E-Commerce
5 155 (21.03%) Web Development
6 149 (20.22%) OO PHP
7 113 (15.33%) Agile Software Development
8 105 (14.25%) TDD
9 77 (10.45%) Unit Testing
10 67 (9.09%) Scrum
11 34 (4.61%) SEO
12 33 (4.48%) Content Management
13 31 (4.21%) Continuous Integration
14 30 (4.07%) OOD
14 30 (4.07%) BDD
15 26 (3.53%) Project Management
15 26 (3.53%) Kanban
16 23 (3.12%) Software Engineering
16 23 (3.12%) Responsive Web Design
17 20 (2.71%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 737 (100.00%) PHP
2 469 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 213 (28.90%) PHP5
4 112 (15.20%) SQL
5 72 (9.77%) Java
6 50 (6.78%) Python
7 21 (2.85%) C++
8 15 (2.04%) ActionScript 3.0
8 15 (2.04%) ActionScript
9 12 (1.63%) C#
10 11 (1.49%) Ruby
11 10 (1.36%) Objective-C
12 9 (1.22%) C
13 7 (0.95%) Perl
14 5 (0.68%) Bash Shell
15 4 (0.54%) VB.NET
15 4 (0.54%) PHP4
16 3 (0.41%) Shell Script
17 1 (0.14%) Golang
17 1 (0.14%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 49 (6.65%) Degree
2 11 (1.49%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (5.29%) QA
2 12 (1.63%) WAI
3 8 (1.09%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.41%) WCAG
5 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.14%) Varnish
1 1 (0.14%) vSphere
1 1 (0.14%) Snort
Systems Management
1 14 (1.90%) Plesk
2 3 (0.41%) Puppet
2 3 (0.41%) Capistrano
3 2 (0.27%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 289 (39.21%) Zend
2 46 (6.24%) Facebook
3 27 (3.66%) Google
4 24 (3.26%) Twitter
5 20 (2.71%) Adobe
6 11 (1.49%) Microsoft
7 9 (1.22%) Sun
8 7 (0.95%) Oracle
9 4 (0.54%) Sage
10 2 (0.27%) IBM
10 2 (0.27%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.27%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.14%) Rackspace
11 1 (0.14%) Splunk
11 1 (0.14%) VMware
11 1 (0.14%) Sony
11 1 (0.14%) Ericsson
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