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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior PHP Developer
Rank 580 615 580
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior PHP Developer 393 385 456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.35% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.36% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 355 343 390
Median salary £45,000 £48,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.73% +7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

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
98711 106520 115260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.47% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 82990 86917 93519
Median 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 £68,000 £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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +36 377 £45,000 -10.00% 58
London +4 146 £55,000 +4.76% 23
South East +19 84 £42,500 -11.45% 8
Yorkshire +31 55 £40,000 -5.88% 8
Hampshire +25 37 £42,500 -10.52% 3
West Yorkshire +19 35 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Leeds +14 35 £40,000 -5.88% 4
North West +33 33 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Manchester +22 28 £43,750 +9.37% 4
West Midlands -8 19 £37,500 +3.44% 5
East of England +9 16 £55,000 -21.42% 1
Southampton -3 14 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Essex +14 12 £55,000 +92.98% 1
Southend-on-Sea +8 12 £55,000 -
City of London +26 11 £57,500 +9.52% 3
Surrey -4 11 £57,500 +21.05% 1
South West -18 11 £35,000 -22.22% 1
East Sussex +18 10 £42,500 -11.45% 2
Scotland +3 10 £39,000 +13.04% 2
Berkshire -8 9 £45,000 -18.18% 1
South Yorkshire +23 8 £52,500 +33.75% 3
Sheffield +19 8 £52,500 +33.75% 2
North Yorkshire +11 8 £45,000 +28.57%
Fareham - 8 £42,500 - 1
Edinburgh - 8 £39,000 -
East Midlands +8 7 £32,500 -17.19% 6
Dorking +7 7 £57,500 +21.05%
Reading -1 7 £65,000 +15.55% 1
West Sussex -4 7 £30,000 -33.33%
Horsham - 7 £30,000 -

Senior PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 783 (100.00%) PHP
2 534 (68.20%) JavaScript
3 467 (59.64%) CSS
4 465 (59.39%) MySQL
5 449 (57.34%) HTML
6 339 (43.30%) jQuery
7 338 (43.17%) Agile Software Development
8 301 (38.44%) OO
9 297 (37.93%) Git (software)
10 292 (37.29%) MVC
11 291 (37.16%) Linux
12 288 (36.78%) Symfony
13 242 (30.91%) LAMP
14 222 (28.35%) OOP
15 218 (27.84%) Zend
16 211 (26.95%) Web Development
17 182 (23.24%) Laravel
18 158 (20.18%) HTML5
19 156 (19.92%) TDD
20 145 (18.52%) E-Commerce
21 141 (18.01%) Apache
22 139 (17.75%) CSS3
23 129 (16.48%) OO PHP
24 128 (16.35%) Ajax
25 127 (16.22%) Scrum
26 126 (16.09%) AngularJS
27 124 (15.84%) SQL
28 119 (15.20%) Subversion
29 106 (13.54%) XML
29 106 (13.54%) Finance

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
1 141 (18.01%) Apache
2 75 (9.58%) WordPress
3 73 (9.32%) CMS
4 52 (6.64%) Drupal
5 51 (6.51%) Node.js
6 41 (5.24%) Elasticsearch
7 21 (2.68%) nginx
8 10 (1.28%) Joomla!
9 7 (0.89%) SilverStripe
10 5 (0.64%) Moodle
11 4 (0.51%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.38%) Apache Spark
12 3 (0.38%) ExpressionEngine
12 3 (0.38%) SharePoint
12 3 (0.38%) SugarCRM
13 2 (0.26%) Totara
14 1 (0.13%) Confluence
14 1 (0.13%) Facebook Platform
14 1 (0.13%) JBoss
14 1 (0.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (0.89%) Photoshop
2 4 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 80 (10.22%) Magento
2 8 (1.02%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (0.51%) Adobe Campaign
3 4 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.13%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 31 (3.96%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (3.83%) GitHub
3 18 (2.30%) SaaS
4 16 (2.04%) Google Cloud Platform
5 11 (1.40%) Trello
6 7 (0.89%) Google Compute Engine
7 4 (0.51%) Silverpop
8 3 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Azure
9 1 (0.13%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.92%) SMTP
2 14 (1.79%) DNS
3 6 (0.77%) HTTP
4 5 (0.64%) Internet
5 3 (0.38%) SSL
6 2 (0.26%) Firewall
6 2 (0.26%) VLAN
6 2 (0.26%) VPN
7 1 (0.13%) AMQP
7 1 (0.13%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.13%) Intranet
7 1 (0.13%) NFC
7 1 (0.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 465 (59.39%) MySQL
2 50 (6.39%) Relational Database
3 34 (4.34%) NoSQL
4 29 (3.70%) MongoDB
5 28 (3.58%) Redis
6 21 (2.68%) PostgreSQL
7 17 (2.17%) SQL Server
8 14 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
8 14 (1.79%) Big Data
9 11 (1.40%) MariaDB
10 10 (1.28%) RDBMS
11 5 (0.64%) SQLite
12 4 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.38%) Amazon RDS
14 2 (0.26%) SQL Server 2008
15 1 (0.13%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 297 (37.93%) Git (software)
2 119 (15.20%) Subversion
3 69 (8.81%) PHPUnit
4 47 (6.00%) Mercurial
5 35 (4.47%) Jenkins
6 29 (3.70%) PhpStorm
7 27 (3.45%) JIRA
8 24 (3.07%) Selenium
9 20 (2.55%) Vagrant
10 16 (2.04%) Trac
11 15 (1.92%) Grunt
11 15 (1.92%) Xdebug
12 14 (1.79%) Bitbucket
12 14 (1.79%) Redmine
13 12 (1.53%) FogBugz
14 6 (0.77%) gulp
15 5 (0.64%) git-flow
15 5 (0.64%) Hudson
15 5 (0.64%) JMeter
15 5 (0.64%) Phing
General
1 106 (13.54%) Finance
2 78 (9.96%) Marketing
3 26 (3.32%) Advertising
4 18 (2.30%) Telecoms
5 17 (2.17%) Games
6 9 (1.15%) Banking
6 9 (1.15%) Law
7 5 (0.64%) Back Office
7 5 (0.64%) Multimedia
8 4 (0.51%) Retail
9 3 (0.38%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.38%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.13%) Automotive
10 1 (0.13%) Electronics
10 1 (0.13%) Front Office
10 1 (0.13%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.13%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 467 (59.64%) CSS
2 449 (57.34%) HTML
3 339 (43.30%) jQuery
4 288 (36.78%) Symfony
5 242 (30.91%) LAMP
6 182 (23.24%) Laravel
7 158 (20.18%) HTML5
8 139 (17.75%) CSS3
9 128 (16.35%) Ajax
10 126 (16.09%) AngularJS
11 106 (13.54%) XML
12 94 (12.01%) Web Services
13 88 (11.24%) RESTful
14 78 (9.96%) Sass
15 74 (9.45%) REST
15 74 (9.45%) Zend Framework
16 63 (8.05%) SOAP
17 59 (7.54%) JSON
18 53 (6.77%) CakePHP
19 50 (6.39%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 46 (5.87%) Computer Science
1 46 (5.87%) Fintech
2 44 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (4.34%) Digital Media
4 33 (4.21%) Mobile App
5 30 (3.83%) User Experience
6 14 (1.79%) Social Media
7 12 (1.53%) iPad
8 7 (0.89%) BBC
8 7 (0.89%) e-Learning
9 5 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (0.64%) W3C
10 4 (0.51%) Algorithms
10 4 (0.51%) Learning Management System
10 4 (0.51%) Mobile Payment
11 3 (0.38%) NHS
12 1 (0.13%) Blog
12 1 (0.13%) Data Integration
12 1 (0.13%) Streaming Video
12 1 (0.13%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 291 (37.16%) Linux
2 36 (4.60%) Unix
3 34 (4.34%) Windows
4 13 (1.66%) Android
4 13 (1.66%) Apple iOS
5 11 (1.40%) Debian
6 6 (0.77%) CentOS
6 6 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.51%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.38%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 338 (43.17%) Agile Software Development
2 301 (38.44%) OO
3 292 (37.29%) MVC
4 222 (28.35%) OOP
5 211 (26.95%) Web Development
6 156 (19.92%) TDD
7 145 (18.52%) E-Commerce
8 129 (16.48%) OO PHP
9 127 (16.22%) Scrum
10 105 (13.41%) Front End Development
11 93 (11.88%) Unit Testing
12 67 (8.56%) Project Management
13 61 (7.79%) Mentoring
14 50 (6.39%) BDD
15 49 (6.26%) Open Source
16 44 (5.62%) Software Engineering
17 40 (5.11%) Kanban
18 37 (4.73%) SOLID
19 36 (4.60%) SOA
20 35 (4.47%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 783 (100.00%) PHP
2 534 (68.20%) JavaScript
3 124 (15.84%) SQL
4 104 (13.28%) PHP 5
5 78 (9.96%) Python
6 69 (8.81%) Java
7 34 (4.34%) Perl
8 27 (3.45%) C
8 27 (3.45%) Ruby
9 19 (2.43%) C#
10 15 (1.92%) Bash Shell
11 13 (1.66%) ActionScript
12 12 (1.53%) PHP 4
12 12 (1.53%) Shell Script
13 8 (1.02%) C++
14 6 (0.77%) VB
14 6 (0.77%) VB.NET
15 5 (0.64%) Haskell
16 4 (0.51%) Apple Swift
16 4 (0.51%) Go
Qualifications
1 38 (4.85%) Degree
2 2 (0.26%) CCNP
2 2 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (0.26%) MBA
2 2 (0.26%) MySQL Certification
3 1 (0.13%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.19%) QA
2 6 (0.77%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (2.68%) Varnish
2 13 (1.66%) Docker
3 6 (0.77%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 13 (1.66%) Puppet
2 5 (0.64%) Ansible
3 4 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.51%) Plesk
4 2 (0.26%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 218 (27.84%) Zend
2 34 (4.34%) Google
3 31 (3.96%) Twitter
4 16 (2.04%) Facebook
5 13 (1.66%) Salesforce.com
6 11 (1.40%) Oracle
7 10 (1.28%) Adobe
7 10 (1.28%) Microsoft
8 7 (0.89%) SAP
9 6 (0.77%) Rackspace
9 6 (0.77%) Yahoo!
10 4 (0.51%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
10 4 (0.51%) Sony
11 3 (0.38%) Sencha
12 2 (0.26%) Atlassian
12 2 (0.26%) Perforce
13 1 (0.13%) Capita
13 1 (0.13%) EPiServer
13 1 (0.13%) PayPal
13 1 (0.13%) SendGrid
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