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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior PHP Developer
Rank 557 540 560
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior PHP Developer 403 362 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.33% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.34% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 340 311 375
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114665 105124 119149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92969 87480 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -22 384 £45,000 +5.88% 37
London -33 194 £47,500 -5.00% 14
South East -28 73 £42,500 +10.38% 6
Hampshire +23 40 £42,500 +19.71% 1
North West +7 32 £40,000 +11.11% 2
Yorkshire -20 23 £40,000 - 8
Leeds -3 21 £40,000 -11.11% 6
South West -9 21 £33,250 -5.00% 5
West Yorkshire -11 21 £40,000 +3.22% 8
City of London -22 21 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Manchester +1 17 £36,000 - 2
East Midlands -14 17 £40,000 +26.98% 1
East of England -19 17 £45,000 +5.88% 1
West Midlands +13 13 £40,000 +23.07%
Basingstoke +14 11 £35,000 +14.75%
Buckinghamshire +5 11 £42,500 -
Berkshire +2 11 £40,500 -1.81% 1
Liverpool - 11 £40,000 -
Merseyside - 11 £40,000 -
Milton Keynes +9 10 £42,500 -
Nottingham +6 10 £45,000 +41.73% 1
Nottinghamshire 0 10 £45,000 +41.73% 1
Scotland -6 9 £40,000 -
Fareham -13 9 £42,500 +13.33%
Sheffield -8 8 £40,000 -
South Yorkshire -9 8 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire -12 8 £52,500 +23.52%
Wales - 8 £32,500 -
South Wales - 8 £32,500 -
Southampton +2 6 £37,500 -3.22%

Senior PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 736 (100.00%) PHP
2 535 (72.69%) MySQL
3 515 (69.97%) HTML
4 505 (68.61%) JavaScript
5 502 (68.21%) CSS
6 351 (47.69%) MVC
7 320 (43.48%) jQuery
8 280 (38.04%) OO
9 276 (37.50%) Linux
10 274 (37.23%) Zend
11 256 (34.78%) OOP
12 228 (30.98%) PHP5
13 219 (29.76%) HTML5
14 206 (27.99%) LAMP
15 190 (25.82%) Symfony
16 185 (25.14%) E-Commerce
17 171 (23.23%) CSS3
18 166 (22.55%) Git (software)
19 153 (20.79%) Ajax
20 142 (19.29%) Subversion
21 141 (19.16%) Web Development
22 140 (19.02%) Apache
23 125 (16.98%) OO PHP
24 113 (15.35%) XML
25 112 (15.22%) SQL
26 100 (13.59%) CodeIgniter
27 94 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
28 85 (11.55%) REST
29 84 (11.41%) TDD
30 80 (10.87%) Web Services

Senior PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 140 (19.02%) Apache
2 73 (9.92%) CMS
3 65 (8.83%) Drupal
4 64 (8.70%) WordPress
5 36 (4.89%) nginx
6 32 (4.35%) Node.js
7 20 (2.72%) ExpressionEngine
8 19 (2.58%) Joomla!
9 18 (2.45%) IIS
10 5 (0.68%) Apache Solr
11 4 (0.54%) GlassFish
11 4 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (0.41%) SAS
13 2 (0.27%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.27%) SilverStripe
13 2 (0.27%) concrete5
14 1 (0.14%) Facebook Platform
14 1 (0.14%) MediaWiki
14 1 (0.14%) Jetty
Applications
1 20 (2.72%) Photoshop
2 17 (2.31%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (1.36%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 73 (9.92%) Magento
2 15 (2.04%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.14%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 26 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (2.45%) Amazon S3
3 10 (1.36%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (1.22%) SaaS
4 9 (1.22%) Amazon SQS
5 6 (0.82%) GitHub
6 1 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 26 (3.53%) Internet
2 9 (1.22%) HTTP
2 9 (1.22%) VoIP
3 5 (0.68%) DNS
4 4 (0.54%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.27%) SSL
5 2 (0.27%) Intranet
6 1 (0.14%) SSH
6 1 (0.14%) VPN
6 1 (0.14%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 535 (72.69%) MySQL
2 71 (9.65%) MongoDB
3 54 (7.34%) Relational Database
4 47 (6.39%) NoSQL
5 32 (4.35%) SQL Server
6 24 (3.26%) Redis
7 21 (2.85%) Big Data
8 19 (2.58%) RDBMS
9 14 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (1.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 9 (1.22%) Amazon RDS
11 8 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (0.68%) CouchDB
12 5 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (0.54%) Couchbase
14 3 (0.41%) DB2
15 2 (0.27%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 166 (22.55%) Git (software)
2 142 (19.29%) Subversion
3 63 (8.56%) PHPUnit
4 18 (2.45%) Behat
5 15 (2.04%) JUnit
6 14 (1.90%) Xdebug
7 10 (1.36%) Jenkins
8 9 (1.22%) Selenium
9 8 (1.09%) Eclipse
10 6 (0.82%) NetBeans
10 6 (0.82%) Mercurial
11 4 (0.54%) JIRA
11 4 (0.54%) Zend Studio
11 4 (0.54%) Trac
11 4 (0.54%) PhpStorm
12 3 (0.41%) Redmine
12 3 (0.41%) TeamCity
12 3 (0.41%) Hudson
13 2 (0.27%) Xcode
13 2 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 71 (9.65%) Marketing
2 45 (6.11%) Finance
3 33 (4.48%) Telecoms
4 25 (3.40%) Retail
5 24 (3.26%) Games
6 14 (1.90%) Manufacturing
7 9 (1.22%) Back Office
8 5 (0.68%) Advertising
9 4 (0.54%) Billing
10 3 (0.41%) Banking
10 3 (0.41%) Publishing
11 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.14%) Front Office
11 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 515 (69.97%) HTML
2 502 (68.21%) CSS
3 320 (43.48%) jQuery
4 219 (29.76%) HTML5
5 206 (27.99%) LAMP
6 190 (25.82%) Symfony
7 171 (23.23%) CSS3
8 153 (20.79%) Ajax
9 113 (15.35%) XML
10 100 (13.59%) CodeIgniter
11 85 (11.55%) REST
12 80 (10.87%) Web Services
12 80 (10.87%) XHTML
13 78 (10.60%) Laravel
14 77 (10.46%) JSON
15 64 (8.70%) CakePHP
16 59 (8.02%) SOAP
17 56 (7.61%) Zend Framework
18 35 (4.76%) .NET
19 33 (4.48%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 68 (9.24%) Open Source
2 44 (5.98%) Mobile App
3 40 (5.43%) Social Media
4 32 (4.35%) Computer Science
5 30 (4.08%) Mathematics
6 21 (2.85%) Digital Media
7 11 (1.49%) Clustering
8 10 (1.36%) W3C
9 9 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (0.95%) Social Network
11 6 (0.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 6 (0.82%) Kindle
12 5 (0.68%) Management Information System
13 4 (0.54%) BBC
14 3 (0.41%) Smartphone
14 3 (0.41%) Streaming Video
15 2 (0.27%) NHS
15 2 (0.27%) iPhone
15 2 (0.27%) iPad
16 1 (0.14%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 276 (37.50%) Linux
2 39 (5.30%) Windows
3 33 (4.48%) Apple iOS
4 28 (3.80%) Android
5 20 (2.72%) UNIX
6 6 (0.82%) Debian
7 4 (0.54%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.14%) CentOS
8 1 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 351 (47.69%) MVC
2 280 (38.04%) OO
3 256 (34.78%) OOP
4 185 (25.14%) E-Commerce
5 141 (19.16%) Web Development
6 125 (16.98%) OO PHP
7 94 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
8 84 (11.41%) TDD
9 70 (9.51%) Unit Testing
10 53 (7.20%) Scrum
11 46 (6.25%) Content Management
12 38 (5.16%) SEO
13 30 (4.08%) Software Engineering
14 26 (3.53%) OOD
15 24 (3.26%) Responsive Web Design
16 23 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
17 21 (2.85%) Project Management
18 20 (2.72%) Kanban
19 19 (2.58%) Statistical Analysis
19 19 (2.58%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 736 (100.00%) PHP
2 505 (68.61%) JavaScript
3 228 (30.98%) PHP5
4 112 (15.22%) SQL
5 54 (7.34%) Java
6 42 (5.71%) Python
7 22 (2.99%) C#
8 20 (2.72%) Ruby
9 17 (2.31%) ActionScript
10 15 (2.04%) ActionScript 3.0
11 10 (1.36%) PHP4
12 9 (1.22%) C++
13 8 (1.09%) Perl
13 8 (1.09%) VB.NET
13 8 (1.09%) Objective-C
14 7 (0.95%) VBA
15 5 (0.68%) Scala
15 5 (0.68%) F#
15 5 (0.68%) Erlang
15 5 (0.68%) C
Qualifications
1 54 (7.34%) Degree
2 7 (0.95%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.58%) QA
2 10 (1.36%) WAI
3 6 (0.82%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.14%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (0.27%) Varnish
1 2 (0.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (2.72%) Plesk
2 12 (1.63%) Puppet
3 9 (1.22%) Vagrant
4 3 (0.41%) Capistrano
5 2 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 274 (37.23%) Zend
2 36 (4.89%) Facebook
3 27 (3.67%) Google
4 17 (2.31%) Microsoft
5 15 (2.04%) Adobe
6 13 (1.77%) Twitter
6 13 (1.77%) Oracle
7 4 (0.54%) SAP
8 2 (0.27%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.27%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.27%) VMware
9 1 (0.14%) Netezza
9 1 (0.14%) Sage
9 1 (0.14%) Sun
9 1 (0.14%) Ericsson
9 1 (0.14%) Sony
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