Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP Developer
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 150 168 136
Rank change year-on-year +18 -32 +85
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 110 153 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.76% 1.77% 2.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.85% 1.85% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 117 153 211
Berkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +28.57%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £58,000 £53,750
South East median annual salary £40,000 £39,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.91% -1.88% +17.65%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 5955 8281 10615
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.51% 95.65% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4775 6489 8425
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +3.09% +7.78%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,750 £26,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £71,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured PHP Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for PHP Developer in Berkshire

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer in Berkshire.

Salary trend for PHP Developer in Berkshire

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP Developer in Berkshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP Developer in Berkshire

PHP Developer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +2 33 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Ascot - 26 £47,500 - 2
Bracknell +24 19 £50,000 +81.82%
Newbury - 16 £40,000 -
Slough +7 9 £40,000 +14.29%
Hungerford 0 7 £40,000 +60.00% 1
Wokingham +6 1 £40,000 +45.45%
PHP Developer
South East

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 across the Berkshire region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 110 (100.00%) PHP
2 89 (80.91%) HTML
2 89 (80.91%) CSS
3 85 (77.27%) JavaScript
4 83 (75.45%) MySQL
5 80 (72.73%) Laravel
6 63 (57.27%) CMS
7 57 (51.82%) Symfony
8 53 (48.18%) MVC
8 53 (48.18%) Git (software)
9 47 (42.73%) Web Development
10 45 (40.91%) Linux
11 42 (38.18%) jQuery
11 42 (38.18%) Agile Software Development
12 40 (36.36%) OO
13 39 (35.45%) OOP
14 38 (34.55%) E-Commerce
15 35 (31.82%) Python
16 29 (26.36%) NoSQL
17 28 (25.45%) RESTful
18 26 (23.64%) SQL
19 24 (21.82%) Unit Testing
19 24 (21.82%) Subversion
20 23 (20.91%) CodeIgniter
21 21 (19.09%) OO PHP
22 19 (17.27%) Zend
23 18 (16.36%) LAMP
24 17 (15.45%) Games
25 16 (14.55%) Apache
25 16 (14.55%) C#

PHP Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 63 (57.27%) CMS
2 16 (14.55%) Apache
3 13 (11.82%) Drupal
4 6 (5.45%) WordPress
5 4 (3.64%) nginx
6 2 (1.82%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 15 (13.64%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.73%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (75.45%) MySQL
2 29 (26.36%) NoSQL
3 11 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 9 (8.18%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 53 (48.18%) Git (software)
2 24 (21.82%) Subversion
3 9 (8.18%) JIRA
3 9 (8.18%) PHPUnit
4 4 (3.64%) gulp
5 1 (0.91%) Bitbucket
General
1 17 (15.45%) Games
2 11 (10.00%) Retail
3 9 (8.18%) Finance
4 6 (5.45%) Back Office
5 4 (3.64%) Billing
6 2 (1.82%) Electronics
7 1 (0.91%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (80.91%) CSS
1 89 (80.91%) HTML
2 80 (72.73%) Laravel
3 57 (51.82%) Symfony
4 42 (38.18%) jQuery
5 28 (25.45%) RESTful
6 23 (20.91%) CodeIgniter
7 18 (16.36%) LAMP
8 16 (14.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 15 (13.64%) .NET
10 14 (12.73%) CSS3
10 14 (12.73%) HTML5
10 14 (12.73%) Yii
11 12 (10.91%) Web Services
12 10 (9.09%) SOAP
13 9 (8.18%) Silex
14 8 (7.27%) Node.js
15 7 (6.36%) AngularJS
16 5 (4.55%) Sass
17 4 (3.64%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.18%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.55%) User Experience
3 2 (1.82%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.91%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.91%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 45 (40.91%) Linux
2 2 (1.82%) CentOS
2 2 (1.82%) Debian
2 2 (1.82%) Windows
2 2 (1.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (48.18%) MVC
2 47 (42.73%) Web Development
3 42 (38.18%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (36.36%) OO
5 39 (35.45%) OOP
6 38 (34.55%) E-Commerce
7 24 (21.82%) Unit Testing
8 21 (19.09%) OO PHP
9 12 (10.91%) Mentoring
10 11 (10.00%) Content Development
11 9 (8.18%) OOD
11 9 (8.18%) Project Management
11 9 (8.18%) Time Management
12 8 (7.27%) TDD
13 4 (3.64%) Front End Development
14 2 (1.82%) High Availability
14 2 (1.82%) Infrastructure Management
14 2 (1.82%) Mobile Development
14 2 (1.82%) Technical Architecture
15 1 (0.91%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 110 (100.00%) PHP
2 85 (77.27%) JavaScript
3 35 (31.82%) Python
4 26 (23.64%) SQL
5 16 (14.55%) C#
6 14 (12.73%) Bash Shell
7 3 (2.73%) C
8 2 (1.82%) Perl
8 2 (1.82%) Ruby
9 1 (0.91%) ES6
9 1 (0.91%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 7 (6.36%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (8.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (17.27%) Zend
2 2 (1.82%) Red Hat
3 1 (0.91%) Facebook