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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior PHP Developer
Rank 572 529 586
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +57
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior PHP Developer 363 383 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.35% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.37% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 326 364 331
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110395 102332 111722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.39% 94.24% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 90051 84654 95699
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 31 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 31 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 -50 354 £45,000 +5.88% 45
London -41 177 £52,500 +5.00% 22
South East -55 49 £47,500 +18.75% 4
South West +15 46 £35,000 - 7
City of London -17 29 £52,500 +23.52% 2
North West -10 25 £32,500 - 3
Yorkshire -14 22 £36,250 -3.33% 2
East of England -16 19 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Manchester +6 18 £32,000 -4.47% 1
Dorset -1 16 £35,000 - 3
Buckinghamshire - 15 £50,000 - 1
Milton Keynes - 15 £50,000 - 1
Hampshire -16 12 £45,000 +25.00%
Cornwall - 11 £35,000 -
Wiltshire -1 9 £30,500 -12.85% 1
East Midlands -11 9 £45,000 +12.50% 5
West Yorkshire -37 9 £38,750 +3.33% 2
Suffolk +9 8 £43,750 +34.61%
Nottinghamshire -2 8 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Nottingham -5 8 £45,000 +12.50% 2
South Yorkshire -9 8 £36,750 -47.50%
Hertfordshire - 8 £42,500 - 1
Corsham - 8 £30,500 -
West Sussex +1 7 £47,500 +30.13% 1
Berkshire -3 7 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Bournemouth -13 7 £32,500 -5.79%
Lancashire +5 6 £31,250 -3.84% 2
Bristol 0 6 £45,000 +38.46% 3
West Midlands -9 6 £38,750 +3.33% 1
Leeds -29 6 £40,000 -11.11% 1

Senior PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 750 (100.00%) PHP
2 574 (76.53%) MySQL
3 490 (65.33%) HTML
4 478 (63.73%) CSS
5 470 (62.67%) JavaScript
6 341 (45.47%) MVC
7 319 (42.53%) jQuery
8 296 (39.47%) OO
9 295 (39.33%) Zend
10 247 (32.93%) Linux
11 238 (31.73%) Symfony
11 238 (31.73%) Git (software)
12 222 (29.60%) PHP5
13 215 (28.67%) LAMP
14 208 (27.73%) OOP
15 197 (26.27%) E-Commerce
16 193 (25.73%) HTML5
17 167 (22.27%) Subversion
18 159 (21.20%) CSS3
19 154 (20.53%) OO PHP
20 152 (20.27%) Web Development
21 151 (20.13%) Apache
22 132 (17.60%) Laravel
23 118 (15.73%) Ajax
24 116 (15.47%) Agile Software Development
25 114 (15.20%) SQL
26 106 (14.13%) TDD
27 103 (13.73%) CodeIgniter
28 92 (12.27%) XML
29 90 (12.00%) CMS

Senior PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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
1 151 (20.13%) Apache
2 90 (12.00%) CMS
3 81 (10.80%) Drupal
4 58 (7.73%) WordPress
5 39 (5.20%) Node.js
6 24 (3.20%) nginx
7 18 (2.40%) Joomla!
8 16 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
9 13 (1.73%) IIS
10 12 (1.60%) ExpressionEngine
11 11 (1.47%) concrete5
12 10 (1.33%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.40%) SAS
14 2 (0.27%) Tomcat
15 1 (0.13%) Jetty
15 1 (0.13%) Moodle
Applications
1 26 (3.47%) Photoshop
2 25 (3.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 12 (1.60%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 65 (8.67%) Magento
2 14 (1.87%) Google Analytics
3 5 (0.67%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 20 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (1.47%) GitHub
2 11 (1.47%) Amazon S3
3 9 (1.20%) ElastiCache
3 9 (1.20%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (0.53%) SaaS
5 2 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.87%) Internet
2 6 (0.80%) DNS
3 5 (0.67%) HTTP
3 5 (0.67%) VoIP
3 5 (0.67%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.27%) SMTP
4 2 (0.27%) Intranet
4 2 (0.27%) ZigBee
5 1 (0.13%) SSH
5 1 (0.13%) OSPF
5 1 (0.13%) BGP
5 1 (0.13%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.13%) Wireless
5 1 (0.13%) FTP
5 1 (0.13%) SNMP
5 1 (0.13%) VPN
5 1 (0.13%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 574 (76.53%) MySQL
2 62 (8.27%) MongoDB
3 24 (3.20%) SQL Server
3 24 (3.20%) Relational Database
3 24 (3.20%) NoSQL
4 23 (3.07%) Big Data
5 10 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (1.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 5 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (0.40%) Redis
9 2 (0.27%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.27%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.13%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 238 (31.73%) Git (software)
2 167 (22.27%) Subversion
3 68 (9.07%) PHPUnit
4 28 (3.73%) JUnit
5 25 (3.33%) Behat
6 12 (1.60%) Selenium
7 10 (1.33%) Cucumber
7 10 (1.33%) Xdebug
8 8 (1.07%) Mercurial
9 6 (0.80%) Trac
9 6 (0.80%) Jenkins
10 5 (0.67%) JIRA
11 4 (0.53%) TeamCity
12 3 (0.40%) Redmine
13 2 (0.27%) Eclipse
13 2 (0.27%) Ant
13 2 (0.27%) Bugzilla
13 2 (0.27%) Xcode
13 2 (0.27%) NetBeans
13 2 (0.27%) Zend Studio
General
1 68 (9.07%) Marketing
2 30 (4.00%) Finance
3 29 (3.87%) Advertising
4 27 (3.60%) Retail
5 18 (2.40%) Manufacturing
6 16 (2.13%) Games
7 13 (1.73%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.07%) Back Office
9 6 (0.80%) Banking
10 2 (0.27%) Front Office
10 2 (0.27%) Legal
11 1 (0.13%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 490 (65.33%) HTML
2 478 (63.73%) CSS
3 319 (42.53%) jQuery
4 238 (31.73%) Symfony
5 215 (28.67%) LAMP
6 193 (25.73%) HTML5
7 159 (21.20%) CSS3
8 132 (17.60%) Laravel
9 118 (15.73%) Ajax
10 103 (13.73%) CodeIgniter
11 92 (12.27%) XML
12 82 (10.93%) XHTML
13 71 (9.47%) Web Services
14 65 (8.67%) REST
15 58 (7.73%) Zend Framework
16 52 (6.93%) CakePHP
17 47 (6.27%) Backbone.js
18 44 (5.87%) JSON
18 44 (5.87%) SOAP
19 40 (5.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 77 (10.27%) Open Source
2 45 (6.00%) Mobile App
3 43 (5.73%) Social Media
4 27 (3.60%) Computer Science
5 18 (2.40%) Clustering
6 13 (1.73%) W3C
7 12 (1.60%) Digital Media
8 10 (1.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 7 (0.93%) Management Information System
10 6 (0.80%) E-Learning
11 5 (0.67%) Replication
11 5 (0.67%) BBC
12 4 (0.53%) iDTV
12 4 (0.53%) Mathematics
12 4 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.40%) Xbox
14 2 (0.27%) NHS
14 2 (0.27%) Streaming Video
14 2 (0.27%) Online Games
14 2 (0.27%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 247 (32.93%) Linux
2 37 (4.93%) Apple iOS
3 31 (4.13%) Windows
3 31 (4.13%) Android
4 10 (1.33%) UNIX
5 3 (0.40%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.27%) CentOS
7 1 (0.13%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.13%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.13%) Debian
7 1 (0.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 341 (45.47%) MVC
2 296 (39.47%) OO
3 208 (27.73%) OOP
4 197 (26.27%) E-Commerce
5 154 (20.53%) OO PHP
6 152 (20.27%) Web Development
7 116 (15.47%) Agile Software Development
8 106 (14.13%) TDD
9 77 (10.27%) Unit Testing
10 68 (9.07%) Scrum
11 34 (4.53%) Continuous Integration
12 32 (4.27%) OOD
12 32 (4.27%) SEO
13 31 (4.13%) Content Management
13 31 (4.13%) BDD
14 27 (3.60%) Kanban
15 26 (3.47%) Project Management
16 25 (3.33%) Software Engineering
17 23 (3.07%) Responsive Web Design
18 19 (2.53%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 750 (100.00%) PHP
2 470 (62.67%) JavaScript
3 222 (29.60%) PHP5
4 114 (15.20%) SQL
5 73 (9.73%) Java
6 51 (6.80%) Python
7 21 (2.80%) C++
8 14 (1.87%) ActionScript 3.0
8 14 (1.87%) ActionScript
9 11 (1.47%) C#
9 11 (1.47%) Ruby
10 10 (1.33%) Objective-C
11 8 (1.07%) C
12 6 (0.80%) Perl
13 5 (0.67%) Bash Shell
13 5 (0.67%) PHP4
14 4 (0.53%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.40%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.13%) Golang
16 1 (0.13%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 48 (6.40%) Degree
2 11 (1.47%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (5.20%) QA
2 12 (1.60%) WAI
3 6 (0.80%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.40%) WCAG
5 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.13%) vSphere
1 1 (0.13%) Varnish
1 1 (0.13%) Snort
Systems Management
1 14 (1.87%) Plesk
2 3 (0.40%) Capistrano
3 2 (0.27%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.27%) Puppet
4 1 (0.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 295 (39.33%) Zend
2 50 (6.67%) Facebook
3 28 (3.73%) Twitter
4 27 (3.60%) Google
5 21 (2.80%) Adobe
6 11 (1.47%) Microsoft
7 10 (1.33%) Sun
8 7 (0.93%) Oracle
9 5 (0.67%) Sage
10 3 (0.40%) IBM
11 2 (0.27%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.27%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.13%) Rackspace
12 1 (0.13%) Splunk
12 1 (0.13%) VMware
12 1 (0.13%) Sony
12 1 (0.13%) Ericsson
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Salary: 40000
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Northampton, Northamptonshire
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bens + Superb working Enviroment +
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
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