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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior PHP Developer
UK
Rank 563 578 573
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior PHP Developer 297 402 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.39% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.41% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 285 369 374
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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
79912 98784 103035
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 66327 82822 84904
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 26 February 2017 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 26 February 2017. 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 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 +8 287 £42,250 -6.11% 69
London -14 63 £57,500 +4.54% 25
North West +16 61 £35,000 -15.66% 10
Yorkshire +48 50 £40,000 - 12
Manchester -4 50 £35,000 -15.66% 5
South East +39 41 £50,000 +17.64% 8
West Midlands +40 26 £37,500 -10.17% 6
East Midlands +11 23 £42,500 +9.67% 2
West Yorkshire +32 22 £40,000 - 5
Leeds +16 16 £40,000 - 4
Berkshire +54 13 £55,000 +22.22% 2
North Yorkshire +12 13 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Leicestershire +1 13 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Birmingham +20 12 £38,750 -18.42% 2
East of England +30 11 £37,500 - 3
Harrogate +12 11 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Hampshire +4 11 £50,000 +17.64%
Maidenhead - 11 £55,000 -
South West -11 9 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Hull - 9 £40,000 - 2
Lancashire - 9 £35,000 - 3
East Yorkshire - 9 £40,000 - 2
Leicester -12 8 £40,000 -11.11%
Warwickshire +29 7 £31,000 -24.39%
East Sussex +15 7 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Warwick +43 6 £31,000 -17.33%
City of London +27 6 £58,750 -6.00% 5
Wales +20 6 £47,500 +18.75% 1
South Wales +15 6 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Brighton +11 6 £37,500 -6.25% 1

Senior PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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.

1 580 (100.00%) PHP
2 454 (78.28%) JavaScript
3 402 (69.31%) HTML
4 395 (68.10%) MySQL
5 385 (66.38%) CSS
6 270 (46.55%) Agile Software Development
7 238 (41.03%) Symfony
8 236 (40.69%) MVC
9 195 (33.62%) jQuery
10 193 (33.28%) Laravel
11 189 (32.59%) HTML5
12 187 (32.24%) Linux
13 175 (30.17%) Git (software)
14 169 (29.14%) OO
15 166 (28.62%) LAMP
16 147 (25.34%) Web Development
17 143 (24.66%) OOP
18 128 (22.07%) AngularJS
19 117 (20.17%) Zend
20 104 (17.93%) TDD
21 89 (15.34%) Apache
22 86 (14.83%) OO PHP
23 79 (13.62%) Unit Testing
24 78 (13.45%) E-Commerce
24 78 (13.45%) Scrum
25 75 (12.93%) PHPUnit
26 72 (12.41%) Ajax
27 69 (11.90%) Node.js
28 68 (11.72%) CSS3
29 65 (11.21%) SQL

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 89 (15.34%) Apache
2 53 (9.14%) WordPress
3 44 (7.59%) Elasticsearch
4 43 (7.41%) nginx
5 34 (5.86%) Drupal
6 29 (5.00%) CMS
7 4 (0.69%) concrete5
8 2 (0.34%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.17%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.17%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.17%) Facebook Platform
9 1 (0.17%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.17%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.17%) SilverStripe
9 1 (0.17%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (0.86%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.34%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 22 (3.79%) Magento
2 3 (0.52%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.34%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.17%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 44 (7.59%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (3.97%) GitHub
3 15 (2.59%) Amazon S3
4 9 (1.55%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (1.55%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 8 (1.38%) Google Analytics
6 7 (1.21%) SaaS
7 3 (0.52%) Heroku
8 2 (0.34%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.17%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.10%) HTTP
2 17 (2.93%) Internet
3 10 (1.72%) Unified Communications
4 2 (0.34%) Firewall
5 1 (0.17%) AMQP
5 1 (0.17%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 395 (68.10%) MySQL
2 34 (5.86%) MongoDB
3 33 (5.69%) NoSQL
4 29 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
5 26 (4.48%) Relational Database
6 24 (4.14%) Big Data
7 12 (2.07%) SQL Server
8 11 (1.90%) Amazon RDS
9 9 (1.55%) Redis
10 8 (1.38%) MariaDB
11 5 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (0.69%) RDBMS
13 3 (0.52%) Hadoop
14 1 (0.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 1 (0.17%) DTS
14 1 (0.17%) GIS
14 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2014
14 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 175 (30.17%) Git (software)
2 75 (12.93%) PHPUnit
3 46 (7.93%) Subversion
4 31 (5.34%) Vagrant
5 26 (4.48%) JIRA
6 24 (4.14%) Jenkins
7 17 (2.93%) Redmine
8 12 (2.07%) gulp
9 10 (1.72%) Selenium
10 7 (1.21%) Jasmine
10 7 (1.21%) Mercurial
10 7 (1.21%) webpack
11 6 (1.03%) GitLab
11 6 (1.03%) PhantomJS
12 3 (0.52%) Bitbucket
12 3 (0.52%) git-flow
12 3 (0.52%) Grunt
12 3 (0.52%) Phing
13 2 (0.34%) Mocha
13 2 (0.34%) Travis CI
General
1 38 (6.55%) Marketing
2 28 (4.83%) Finance
3 20 (3.45%) Music Industry
4 18 (3.10%) Retail
5 15 (2.59%) Advertising
5 15 (2.59%) Games
5 15 (2.59%) Telecoms
6 5 (0.86%) Law
7 4 (0.69%) Electronics
7 4 (0.69%) Financial Institution
7 4 (0.69%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.52%) Automotive
9 2 (0.34%) Back Office
9 2 (0.34%) Legal
10 1 (0.17%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 402 (69.31%) HTML
2 385 (66.38%) CSS
3 238 (41.03%) Symfony
4 195 (33.62%) jQuery
5 193 (33.28%) Laravel
6 189 (32.59%) HTML5
7 166 (28.62%) LAMP
8 128 (22.07%) AngularJS
9 72 (12.41%) Ajax
10 69 (11.90%) Node.js
11 68 (11.72%) CSS3
12 62 (10.69%) JSON
13 51 (8.79%) RESTful
14 49 (8.45%) REST
15 48 (8.28%) Sass
16 46 (7.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 43 (7.41%) Web Services
18 42 (7.24%) CodeIgniter
19 40 (6.90%) CakePHP
19 40 (6.90%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 43 (7.41%) Linux Command Line
2 39 (6.72%) User Experience
3 38 (6.55%) iPad
4 32 (5.52%) Computer Science
5 26 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (3.45%) Mobile App
7 9 (1.55%) e-Learning
8 8 (1.38%) Social Media
9 6 (1.03%) Fintech
10 5 (0.86%) Blog
10 5 (0.86%) NHS
11 3 (0.52%) Digital Media
11 3 (0.52%) N-Tier
11 3 (0.52%) W3C
12 2 (0.34%) BBC
12 2 (0.34%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.34%) EPoS
12 2 (0.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (0.34%) Social Network
13 1 (0.17%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 187 (32.24%) Linux
2 27 (4.66%) Windows
3 17 (2.93%) Android
3 17 (2.93%) Apple iOS
3 17 (2.93%) Unix
4 11 (1.90%) Mac OS X
5 3 (0.52%) Debian
5 3 (0.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 270 (46.55%) Agile Software Development
2 236 (40.69%) MVC
3 169 (29.14%) OO
4 147 (25.34%) Web Development
5 143 (24.66%) OOP
6 104 (17.93%) TDD
7 86 (14.83%) OO PHP
8 79 (13.62%) Unit Testing
9 78 (13.45%) E-Commerce
9 78 (13.45%) Scrum
10 58 (10.00%) Mentoring
10 58 (10.00%) Software Engineering
11 52 (8.97%) Continuous Integration
12 44 (7.59%) SDLC
13 39 (6.72%) BDD
14 36 (6.21%) Open Source
15 26 (4.48%) DevOps
15 26 (4.48%) OOD
16 25 (4.31%) Analytics
17 22 (3.79%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 580 (100.00%) PHP
2 454 (78.28%) JavaScript
3 65 (11.21%) SQL
4 38 (6.55%) PHP 5
5 25 (4.31%) Java
6 22 (3.79%) PHP 7
7 19 (3.28%) Python
8 18 (3.10%) Perl
9 17 (2.93%) C#
10 15 (2.59%) XPath
11 9 (1.55%) C
12 6 (1.03%) Ruby
13 5 (0.86%) Bash Shell
13 5 (0.86%) C++
14 3 (0.52%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.52%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.34%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.34%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.17%) ES6
16 1 (0.17%) Go
Qualifications
1 39 (6.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (0.69%) QA
2 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (5.52%) Docker
2 6 (1.03%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 19 (3.28%) Ansible
2 7 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.17%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 117 (20.17%) Zend
2 15 (2.59%) Google
3 4 (0.69%) Adobe
4 2 (0.34%) Atlassian
4 2 (0.34%) Facebook
4 2 (0.34%) Microsoft
4 2 (0.34%) New Relic
4 2 (0.34%) Oracle
4 2 (0.34%) Panasonic
5 1 (0.17%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.17%) PayPal
5 1 (0.17%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.17%) Sencha
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leicestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Comptetitive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Circa £60K +Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Flexi Time
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Ascot, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Stratospherec
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package and yearly bon
Posted: 5 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + excellent range of benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Plus benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, flexible working
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Flexi Work, Pension, Gym Discount
Posted: 2 days ago
Bexhill-On-Sea, East Sussex
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
North London
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hove, East Sussex
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago