Period
to 26 July 2017

The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £29,250 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

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

PHP Developer
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 111 101
Rank change year-on-year -27 -10 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 34 46 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.25% 1.80% 2.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 1.85% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 24 45 64
Cambridge median annual salary £29,250 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.00% -16.67% +36.36%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,700 £31,250
90th Percentile £46,000 £56,000 £90,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £31,250 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -10.71% -12.50% +14.29%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2657 2488 2823
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 97.43% 97.11% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2016 2028 2375
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £59,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP Developer in Cambridge

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for PHP Developer in Cambridge

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP Developer in Cambridge over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP Developer in Cambridge

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

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Cambridge region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 34 (100.00%) PHP
2 32 (94.12%) JavaScript
3 21 (61.76%) CSS
4 19 (55.88%) HTML
5 14 (41.18%) SQL
5 14 (41.18%) MySQL
6 12 (35.29%) OO
7 11 (32.35%) Linux
7 11 (32.35%) Software Engineering
7 11 (32.35%) Degree
8 10 (29.41%) Mathematics
8 10 (29.41%) Python
8 10 (29.41%) PhD
8 10 (29.41%) Machine Learning
8 10 (29.41%) Algorithms
8 10 (29.41%) OO PHP
9 8 (23.53%) CSS3
9 8 (23.53%) HTML5
10 7 (20.59%) LAMP
11 6 (17.65%) jQuery
11 6 (17.65%) Git (software)
11 6 (17.65%) Laravel
12 5 (14.71%) Web Development
12 5 (14.71%) Drupal
13 4 (11.76%) WordPress
13 4 (11.76%) Symfony
13 4 (11.76%) MVC
14 3 (8.82%) Apache
14 3 (8.82%) CMS
14 3 (8.82%) Zend

PHP Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 5 (14.71%) Drupal
2 4 (11.76%) WordPress
3 3 (8.82%) Apache
3 3 (8.82%) CMS
4 1 (2.94%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.88%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (41.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.88%) Xcode
General
1 1 (2.94%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (61.76%) CSS
2 19 (55.88%) HTML
3 8 (23.53%) CSS3
3 8 (23.53%) HTML5
4 7 (20.59%) LAMP
5 6 (17.65%) jQuery
5 6 (17.65%) Laravel
6 4 (11.76%) Symfony
7 2 (5.88%) OpenGL
7 2 (5.88%) REST
7 2 (5.88%) RESTful
7 2 (5.88%) STL
7 2 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.94%) Apache Flex
8 1 (2.94%) CodeIgniter
8 1 (2.94%) Node.js
8 1 (2.94%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Algorithms
2 2 (5.88%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.88%) User Experience
3 1 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.94%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 11 (32.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) OO
2 11 (32.35%) Software Engineering
3 10 (29.41%) Machine Learning
3 10 (29.41%) Mathematics
3 10 (29.41%) OO PHP
4 5 (14.71%) Web Development
5 4 (11.76%) MVC
6 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.88%) Content Management
6 2 (5.88%) Data Migration
6 2 (5.88%) Migration
6 2 (5.88%) OOP
6 2 (5.88%) SDLC
7 1 (2.94%) Continuous Deployment
7 1 (2.94%) Multithreaded Programming
7 1 (2.94%) Multithreading
7 1 (2.94%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) PHP
2 32 (94.12%) JavaScript
3 14 (41.18%) SQL
4 10 (29.41%) Python
5 2 (5.88%) C++
6 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.94%) Perl
6 1 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) Degree
2 10 (29.41%) PhD
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Zend
2 2 (5.88%) Plumtree
2 2 (5.88%) Rackspace
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X4 Group
Salary: £20k - 35k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Flexi Time
Posted: 5 days ago
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greywood
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 28 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago