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 23 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior PHP Developer
Rank 559 550 532
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior PHP Developer 398 357 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.32% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.34% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 337 307 386
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 £52,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +8.45%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
115310 106336 118647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.70% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 93548 88465 101690
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 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

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 23 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 23 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 -11 380 £45,000 +5.88% 29
London -27 190 £47,500 -5.00% 18
South East -29 71 £42,500 +7.59% 3
Hampshire +21 39 £42,500 +19.71% 1
North West +12 32 £40,000 +11.11%
Yorkshire -7 24 £40,000 - 3
West Yorkshire -10 23 £40,000 +3.22% 3
Leeds -11 23 £40,000 -11.11% 2
City of London -14 21 £50,000 +11.11% 2
South West -14 21 £33,250 -5.00% 1
East of England -15 18 £45,000 +2.85% 1
Manchester 0 17 £36,000 -
East Midlands -12 17 £40,000 +26.98% 2
West Midlands +9 13 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Buckinghamshire +6 11 £42,500 -
Liverpool - 11 £40,000 -
Merseyside - 11 £40,000 -
Berkshire +17 10 £45,000 +2.85% 1
Milton Keynes +10 10 £42,500 -
Basingstoke +9 10 £35,000 +14.75% 1
Nottingham +7 10 £45,000 +41.73% 2
Nottinghamshire -1 10 £45,000 +41.73% 2
Scotland -10 9 £40,000 -
Fareham -15 9 £42,500 +13.33%
South Yorkshire -6 8 £40,000 -
Sheffield -10 8 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire -16 8 £52,500 +20.00%
Wales - 7 £32,500 -
South Wales - 7 £32,500 -
Stockport +1 6 £32,000 +16.36%

Senior PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 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.

1 732 (100.00%) PHP
2 532 (72.68%) MySQL
3 514 (70.22%) HTML
4 503 (68.72%) JavaScript
5 501 (68.44%) CSS
6 345 (47.13%) MVC
7 320 (43.72%) jQuery
8 277 (37.84%) OO
9 274 (37.43%) Linux
9 274 (37.43%) Zend
10 250 (34.15%) OOP
11 228 (31.15%) PHP5
12 218 (29.78%) HTML5
13 202 (27.60%) LAMP
14 190 (25.96%) Symfony
15 188 (25.68%) E-Commerce
16 172 (23.50%) CSS3
17 165 (22.54%) Git (software)
18 154 (21.04%) Ajax
19 143 (19.54%) Subversion
20 142 (19.40%) Web Development
21 140 (19.13%) Apache
22 125 (17.08%) OO PHP
23 112 (15.30%) XML
24 110 (15.03%) SQL
25 99 (13.52%) CodeIgniter
26 96 (13.11%) Agile Software Development
27 84 (11.48%) TDD
27 84 (11.48%) REST
28 83 (11.34%) XHTML

Senior PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 (19.13%) Apache
2 76 (10.38%) CMS
3 65 (8.88%) Drupal
4 63 (8.61%) WordPress
5 34 (4.64%) nginx
6 33 (4.51%) Node.js
7 20 (2.73%) ExpressionEngine
8 19 (2.60%) Joomla!
9 18 (2.46%) IIS
10 4 (0.55%) Apache Solr
10 4 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.41%) SAS
11 3 (0.41%) GlassFish
12 2 (0.27%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.27%) SilverStripe
12 2 (0.27%) concrete5
13 1 (0.14%) Facebook Platform
13 1 (0.14%) MediaWiki
13 1 (0.14%) Jetty
Applications
1 21 (2.87%) Photoshop
2 17 (2.32%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (1.37%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 74 (10.11%) Magento
2 14 (1.91%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.14%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 25 (3.42%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (2.32%) Amazon S3
3 9 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (1.23%) ElastiCache
3 9 (1.23%) SaaS
3 9 (1.23%) Amazon SQS
4 6 (0.82%) GitHub
5 1 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 27 (3.69%) Internet
2 9 (1.23%) VoIP
3 8 (1.09%) HTTP
4 4 (0.55%) DNS
4 4 (0.55%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.27%) SSL
5 2 (0.27%) Intranet
6 1 (0.14%) VPN
6 1 (0.14%) SMTP
6 1 (0.14%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 532 (72.68%) MySQL
2 69 (9.43%) MongoDB
3 51 (6.97%) Relational Database
4 44 (6.01%) NoSQL
5 32 (4.37%) SQL Server
6 23 (3.14%) Redis
7 21 (2.87%) Big Data
8 16 (2.19%) RDBMS
9 14 (1.91%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (1.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 8 (1.09%) Amazon RDS
11 8 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (0.55%) CouchDB
13 4 (0.55%) Couchbase
13 4 (0.55%) Apache Cassandra
14 3 (0.41%) DB2
15 2 (0.27%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 165 (22.54%) Git (software)
2 143 (19.54%) Subversion
3 63 (8.61%) PHPUnit
4 17 (2.32%) Behat
5 15 (2.05%) JUnit
6 14 (1.91%) Xdebug
7 10 (1.37%) Selenium
8 9 (1.23%) Jenkins
9 8 (1.09%) Eclipse
10 6 (0.82%) NetBeans
10 6 (0.82%) Mercurial
11 4 (0.55%) Trac
11 4 (0.55%) PhpStorm
11 4 (0.55%) JIRA
11 4 (0.55%) Zend Studio
12 3 (0.41%) TeamCity
12 3 (0.41%) Redmine
13 2 (0.27%) SpecFlow
13 2 (0.27%) Bitbucket
13 2 (0.27%) PEAR
General
1 69 (9.43%) Marketing
2 42 (5.74%) Finance
3 33 (4.51%) Telecoms
4 25 (3.42%) Retail
5 24 (3.28%) Games
6 14 (1.91%) Manufacturing
7 10 (1.37%) Back Office
8 6 (0.82%) Advertising
9 4 (0.55%) Billing
10 3 (0.41%) Banking
10 3 (0.41%) Publishing
11 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.14%) Front Office
11 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 514 (70.22%) HTML
2 501 (68.44%) CSS
3 320 (43.72%) jQuery
4 218 (29.78%) HTML5
5 202 (27.60%) LAMP
6 190 (25.96%) Symfony
7 172 (23.50%) CSS3
8 154 (21.04%) Ajax
9 112 (15.30%) XML
10 99 (13.52%) CodeIgniter
11 84 (11.48%) REST
12 83 (11.34%) XHTML
13 79 (10.79%) Laravel
14 78 (10.66%) Web Services
15 75 (10.25%) JSON
16 62 (8.47%) CakePHP
17 57 (7.79%) SOAP
18 56 (7.65%) Zend Framework
19 36 (4.92%) .NET
20 33 (4.51%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 69 (9.43%) Open Source
2 44 (6.01%) Mobile App
3 40 (5.46%) Social Media
4 31 (4.23%) Computer Science
5 30 (4.10%) Mathematics
6 20 (2.73%) Digital Media
7 11 (1.50%) Clustering
8 10 (1.37%) W3C
9 9 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 7 (0.96%) Social Network
11 6 (0.82%) Kindle
12 5 (0.68%) Management Information System
13 4 (0.55%) BBC
14 3 (0.41%) Streaming Video
14 3 (0.41%) Smartphone
15 2 (0.27%) NHS
15 2 (0.27%) iPhone
15 2 (0.27%) iPad
16 1 (0.14%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 274 (37.43%) Linux
2 39 (5.33%) Windows
3 31 (4.23%) Apple iOS
4 26 (3.55%) Android
5 20 (2.73%) UNIX
6 6 (0.82%) Debian
7 4 (0.55%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.14%) CentOS
8 1 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.14%) Solaris
8 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 345 (47.13%) MVC
2 277 (37.84%) OO
3 250 (34.15%) OOP
4 188 (25.68%) E-Commerce
5 142 (19.40%) Web Development
6 125 (17.08%) OO PHP
7 96 (13.11%) Agile Software Development
8 84 (11.48%) TDD
9 70 (9.56%) Unit Testing
10 52 (7.10%) Scrum
11 46 (6.28%) Content Management
12 36 (4.92%) SEO
13 30 (4.10%) Software Engineering
14 25 (3.42%) OOD
15 24 (3.28%) Responsive Web Design
16 23 (3.14%) Continuous Integration
17 22 (3.01%) Project Management
18 20 (2.73%) Kanban
19 19 (2.60%) Statistical Analysis
19 19 (2.60%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 732 (100.00%) PHP
2 503 (68.72%) JavaScript
3 228 (31.15%) PHP5
4 110 (15.03%) SQL
5 52 (7.10%) Java
6 42 (5.74%) Python
7 22 (3.01%) C#
8 20 (2.73%) Ruby
9 17 (2.32%) ActionScript
10 15 (2.05%) ActionScript 3.0
11 10 (1.37%) PHP4
12 9 (1.23%) C++
13 8 (1.09%) Perl
13 8 (1.09%) VB.NET
13 8 (1.09%) Objective-C
14 7 (0.96%) VBA
15 5 (0.68%) C
15 5 (0.68%) Erlang
15 5 (0.68%) F#
15 5 (0.68%) Scala
Qualifications
1 53 (7.24%) Degree
2 7 (0.96%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.73%) QA
2 10 (1.37%) WAI
3 6 (0.82%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.14%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (0.27%) vSphere
1 2 (0.27%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 20 (2.73%) Plesk
2 12 (1.64%) Puppet
3 9 (1.23%) Vagrant
4 3 (0.41%) Capistrano
5 2 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 274 (37.43%) Zend
2 36 (4.92%) Facebook
3 26 (3.55%) Google
4 17 (2.32%) Microsoft
5 15 (2.05%) Adobe
6 13 (1.78%) Oracle
6 13 (1.78%) Twitter
7 4 (0.55%) SAP
8 2 (0.27%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.27%) VMware
8 2 (0.27%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.14%) Sony
9 1 (0.14%) Netezza
9 1 (0.14%) Sage
9 1 (0.14%) Sun
9 1 (0.14%) Ericsson
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Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum - Excellent benefits - see list!
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
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Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Holiday, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 14 hours ago
West London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Pension and Training
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cotterell-gifford
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum +bens+bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension, free parking.
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum +great bens,bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits in advert
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorset
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: Salary negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
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Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago