The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior PHP Developer
Rank 573 560 569
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior PHP Developer 397 412 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.39% 0.39% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.40% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 361 378 346
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average 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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior PHP Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 12 February 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
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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 +17 388 £45,000 -5.26% 101
London +17 159 £55,000 +4.76% 36
South East -1 72 £42,500 -10.52% 12
North West +20 39 £41,500 +3.75% 11
South West -1 35 £35,000 -12.50% 5
Manchester +22 33 £42,750 +9.61% 7
Hampshire +10 29 £40,000 -5.88% 7
Yorkshire +17 27 £40,000 -11.11% 14
Bristol +5 25 £35,000 -12.50% 3
East Midlands +2 23 £40,000 +6.66% 12
Leeds +14 20 £40,000 -11.11% 7
West Yorkshire +1 20 £40,000 -15.78% 7
City of London +42 18 £62,500 +19.04% 4
Berkshire +2 16 £45,000 -21.73% 1
West Midlands -18 16 £45,000 -7.69% 4
Nottinghamshire +9 13 £35,000 -12.50% 7
Nottingham +4 13 £35,000 -12.50% 6
Southampton -4 13 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Reading +13 11 £45,000 -23.40%
East of England -8 11 £35,000 -17.64% 6
Stockport - 10 £44,000 -
Leicestershire +2 9 £45,000 +26.76% 2
Leicester +1 9 £45,000 +24.13% 2
Surrey -3 9 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Kent - 8 £37,500 - 1
Portsmouth - 8 £38,500 - 1
Scotland +7 7 £33,500 -10.66% 1
Staffordshire +3 7 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Cambridgeshire - 7 £35,000 - 4
Cheshire +22 6 £35,000 -12.50% 2

Senior PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 707 (100.00%) PHP
2 483 (68.32%) JavaScript
3 452 (63.93%) MySQL
4 450 (63.65%) CSS
5 445 (62.94%) HTML
6 307 (43.42%) Git (software)
7 291 (41.16%) OO
8 282 (39.89%) jQuery
9 279 (39.46%) Agile Software Development
10 268 (37.91%) Linux
11 237 (33.52%) MVC
12 231 (32.67%) Symfony
13 216 (30.55%) LAMP
14 215 (30.41%) OOP
15 211 (29.84%) Zend
16 167 (23.62%) HTML5
17 146 (20.65%) TDD
18 145 (20.51%) CSS3
19 134 (18.95%) Subversion
20 133 (18.81%) Apache
21 131 (18.53%) OO PHP
22 125 (17.68%) E-Commerce
22 125 (17.68%) SQL
23 113 (15.98%) Laravel
24 102 (14.43%) XML
25 96 (13.58%) Finance
25 96 (13.58%) AngularJS
26 94 (13.30%) Web Development
27 92 (13.01%) Ajax
28 85 (12.02%) Magento

Senior PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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
1 133 (18.81%) Apache
2 75 (10.61%) WordPress
3 57 (8.06%) CMS
4 53 (7.50%) Drupal
5 47 (6.65%) Node.js
6 36 (5.09%) Elasticsearch
7 16 (2.26%) nginx
8 13 (1.84%) Joomla!
9 8 (1.13%) Moodle
10 7 (0.99%) SilverStripe
11 4 (0.57%) Apache Solr
11 4 (0.57%) Totara
12 3 (0.42%) SharePoint
13 2 (0.28%) ColdFusion
13 2 (0.28%) Confluence
13 2 (0.28%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.28%) Umbraco
14 1 (0.14%) ExpressionEngine
14 1 (0.14%) Facebook Platform
14 1 (0.14%) JBoss
Applications
1 11 (1.56%) Photoshop
2 4 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.28%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 85 (12.02%) Magento
2 13 (1.84%) Payment Gateway
3 5 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.71%) Shopify
4 2 (0.28%) osCommerce
5 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 33 (4.67%) GitHub
2 27 (3.82%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (1.98%) SaaS
4 10 (1.41%) Heroku
5 4 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (0.57%) Trello
6 2 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.14%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (0.14%) Office 365
7 1 (0.14%) Rackspace Cloud
7 1 (0.14%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.97%) HTTP
2 12 (1.70%) SMTP
3 9 (1.27%) DNS
4 7 (0.99%) Internet
5 2 (0.28%) Firewall
5 2 (0.28%) VLAN
5 2 (0.28%) VPN
6 1 (0.14%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.14%) NFC
6 1 (0.14%) SMPP
6 1 (0.14%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 452 (63.93%) MySQL
2 54 (7.64%) Relational Database
3 41 (5.80%) PostgreSQL
4 38 (5.37%) MongoDB
5 35 (4.95%) Redis
6 28 (3.96%) NoSQL
7 23 (3.25%) SQL Server
8 15 (2.12%) SQLite
9 10 (1.41%) Big Data
9 10 (1.41%) RDBMS
10 9 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (0.71%) MariaDB
11 5 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.42%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.28%) Amazon RDS
13 2 (0.28%) CouchDB
13 2 (0.28%) Riak
14 1 (0.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 1 (0.14%) Jackrabbit
14 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 307 (43.42%) Git (software)
2 134 (18.95%) Subversion
3 74 (10.47%) PHPUnit
4 40 (5.66%) Jenkins
5 37 (5.23%) Mercurial
6 33 (4.67%) JIRA
7 27 (3.82%) Trac
8 25 (3.54%) Selenium
9 20 (2.83%) PhpStorm
10 18 (2.55%) Vagrant
11 15 (2.12%) Hudson
11 15 (2.12%) Redmine
12 13 (1.84%) FogBugz
13 11 (1.56%) Xdebug
14 10 (1.41%) Grunt
14 10 (1.41%) RSpec
15 9 (1.27%) JUnit
16 8 (1.13%) Bitbucket
17 5 (0.71%) Bower
18 4 (0.57%) gulp
General
1 96 (13.58%) Finance
2 77 (10.89%) Marketing
3 23 (3.25%) Advertising
4 18 (2.55%) Telecoms
5 14 (1.98%) Retail
6 12 (1.70%) Games
7 10 (1.41%) Banking
8 4 (0.57%) Multimedia
9 3 (0.42%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.28%) Automotive
10 2 (0.28%) Law
10 2 (0.28%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.14%) Back Office
11 1 (0.14%) Electronics
11 1 (0.14%) Front Office
11 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.14%) Legal
11 1 (0.14%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 450 (63.65%) CSS
2 445 (62.94%) HTML
3 282 (39.89%) jQuery
4 231 (32.67%) Symfony
5 216 (30.55%) LAMP
6 167 (23.62%) HTML5
7 145 (20.51%) CSS3
8 113 (15.98%) Laravel
9 102 (14.43%) XML
10 96 (13.58%) AngularJS
11 92 (13.01%) Ajax
12 84 (11.88%) JSON
13 83 (11.74%) Web Services
14 68 (9.62%) Zend Framework
15 58 (8.20%) RESTful
16 57 (8.06%) REST
17 55 (7.78%) SOAP
18 47 (6.65%) Sass
19 37 (5.23%) .NET
20 33 (4.67%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (6.22%) Computer Science
2 39 (5.52%) Fintech
3 34 (4.81%) Digital Media
4 30 (4.24%) User Experience
5 25 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (3.11%) Mobile App
6 22 (3.11%) Social Media
7 8 (1.13%) BBC
7 8 (1.13%) e-Learning
8 7 (0.99%) Algorithms
8 7 (0.99%) Learning Management System
9 5 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (0.71%) W3C
10 4 (0.57%) Client/Server
10 4 (0.57%) Data Structures
10 4 (0.57%) iPad
11 3 (0.42%) Graphic Design
12 2 (0.28%) FMCG
12 2 (0.28%) Mobile Payment
12 2 (0.28%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 268 (37.91%) Linux
2 42 (5.94%) Unix
3 32 (4.53%) Windows
4 12 (1.70%) CentOS
4 12 (1.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (1.27%) Android
5 9 (1.27%) Apple iOS
5 9 (1.27%) Windows Server
6 4 (0.57%) Mac OS
7 3 (0.42%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.14%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 291 (41.16%) OO
2 279 (39.46%) Agile Software Development
3 237 (33.52%) MVC
4 215 (30.41%) OOP
5 146 (20.65%) TDD
6 131 (18.53%) OO PHP
7 125 (17.68%) E-Commerce
8 94 (13.30%) Web Development
9 80 (11.32%) Front End Development
10 78 (11.03%) Unit Testing
11 73 (10.33%) Scrum
12 53 (7.50%) Project Management
13 50 (7.07%) Software Engineering
14 45 (6.36%) Mentoring
15 44 (6.22%) BDD
15 44 (6.22%) Open Source
16 36 (5.09%) Continuous Integration
17 33 (4.67%) SOA
18 30 (4.24%) Business Intelligence
18 30 (4.24%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 707 (100.00%) PHP
2 483 (68.32%) JavaScript
3 125 (17.68%) SQL
4 70 (9.90%) PHP 5
5 50 (7.07%) Java
5 50 (7.07%) Python
6 41 (5.80%) Ruby
7 29 (4.10%) Perl
8 26 (3.68%) Bash Shell
9 19 (2.69%) C#
10 14 (1.98%) C
11 13 (1.84%) Shell Script
12 10 (1.41%) C++
13 9 (1.27%) ActionScript
14 8 (1.13%) VB.NET
15 7 (0.99%) PHP 4
16 6 (0.85%) VB
17 5 (0.71%) Go
18 3 (0.42%) Lisp
18 3 (0.42%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 47 (6.65%) Degree
2 7 (0.99%) CCNP
2 7 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (0.28%) MBA
3 2 (0.28%) MySQL Certification
4 1 (0.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.39%) QA
2 2 (0.28%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (2.97%) Varnish
2 9 (1.27%) Docker
3 4 (0.57%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 10 (1.41%) Puppet
2 8 (1.13%) Ansible
3 4 (0.57%) Plesk
4 3 (0.42%) Capistrano
5 2 (0.28%) HAProxy
5 2 (0.28%) Nagios
5 2 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 211 (29.84%) Zend
2 35 (4.95%) Twitter
3 29 (4.10%) Google
4 21 (2.97%) Facebook
5 14 (1.98%) Salesforce.com
6 11 (1.56%) Oracle
7 10 (1.41%) Microsoft
8 8 (1.13%) Sony
8 8 (1.13%) Yahoo!
9 7 (0.99%) SAP
10 6 (0.85%) Adobe
10 6 (0.85%) Perforce
11 5 (0.71%) Rackspace
12 3 (0.42%) Atlassian
12 3 (0.42%) Sencha
13 2 (0.28%) PayPal
14 1 (0.14%) Bloomberg
14 1 (0.14%) Capita
14 1 (0.14%) FactSet
14 1 (0.14%) Reuters
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Essex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Private medical
Posted: 17 hours ago
Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Maximise IT Solutions Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45k - 70k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30000 - 40000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago