Period
to 24 September 2018

The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Brighton during the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

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

PHP Developer
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 23 48
Rank change year-on-year -28 +25 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 88 129 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 4.64% 8.41% 4.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.69% 8.53% 5.04%
Number of salaries quoted 81 110 66
Brighton median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +21.43% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
East Sussex median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +21.43% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton. 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
Brighton
Permanent vacancies in Brighton with a recognized job title 1,877 1,513 1,746
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.95% 98.63% 99.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1,564 1,320 1,507
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £68,750
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP Developer in Brighton

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Salary trend for PHP Developer in Brighton

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in Brighton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP Developer in Brighton over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Salary histogram for PHP Developer in Brighton

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

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, PHP Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Brighton region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 88 (100.00%) PHP
2 73 (82.95%) MySQL
3 49 (55.68%) JavaScript
4 47 (53.41%) Software Engineering
5 33 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (36.36%) Linux
7 31 (35.23%) Git (software)
7 31 (35.23%) Front End Development
8 30 (34.09%) React
9 27 (30.68%) MVC
10 26 (29.55%) HTML
10 26 (29.55%) CSS
10 26 (29.55%) Apache
10 26 (29.55%) LAMP
11 25 (28.41%) OO
11 25 (28.41%) CMS
12 23 (26.14%) OOP
13 22 (25.00%) Laravel
14 21 (23.86%) Amazon AWS
14 21 (23.86%) Relational Database
15 17 (19.32%) Web Development
16 12 (13.64%) AngularJS
17 11 (12.50%) SQL
18 10 (11.36%) SQL Server
18 10 (11.36%) Big Data
19 9 (10.23%) Node.js
19 9 (10.23%) JSON
19 9 (10.23%) Symfony
19 9 (10.23%) Scrum
19 9 (10.23%) DHTML

PHP Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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 26 (29.55%) Apache
2 25 (28.41%) CMS
3 4 (4.55%) Drupal
4 3 (3.41%) Moodle
4 3 (3.41%) Totara
5 2 (2.27%) WordPress
6 1 (1.14%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.14%) TYPO3
Cloud Services
1 21 (23.86%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.41%) SaaS
3 1 (1.14%) GitHub
3 1 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (82.95%) MySQL
2 21 (23.86%) Relational Database
3 10 (11.36%) Big Data
3 10 (11.36%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.41%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.14%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 31 (35.23%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.41%) git-flow
3 1 (1.14%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.14%) Subversion
General
1 3 (3.41%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (34.09%) React
2 26 (29.55%) CSS
2 26 (29.55%) HTML
2 26 (29.55%) LAMP
3 22 (25.00%) Laravel
4 12 (13.64%) AngularJS
5 9 (10.23%) DHTML
5 9 (10.23%) JSON
5 9 (10.23%) Node.js
5 9 (10.23%) Symfony
5 9 (10.23%) XML
6 6 (6.82%) Django
6 6 (6.82%) Vue.js
7 5 (5.68%) jQuery
8 4 (4.55%) CakePHP
8 4 (4.55%) Yii
9 3 (3.41%) Handlebars
9 3 (3.41%) Modernizr
9 3 (3.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (2.27%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.27%) e-Learning
2 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.14%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 32 (36.36%) Linux
2 5 (5.68%) Unix
3 1 (1.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (53.41%) Software Engineering
2 33 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (35.23%) Front End Development
4 27 (30.68%) MVC
5 25 (28.41%) OO
6 23 (26.14%) OOP
7 17 (19.32%) Web Development
8 9 (10.23%) Scrum
9 6 (6.82%) Open Source
10 3 (3.41%) Commercial Awareness
10 3 (3.41%) Validation
11 1 (1.14%) Mobile First
11 1 (1.14%) OO PHP
11 1 (1.14%) Problem-Solving
11 1 (1.14%) Re-Platforming
11 1 (1.14%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 88 (100.00%) PHP
2 49 (55.68%) JavaScript
3 11 (12.50%) SQL
4 7 (7.95%) Python
5 1 (1.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (1.14%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (2.27%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (1.14%) Google
1 1 (1.14%) Zend