Period
to 20 January 2018

The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 161 122 139
Rank change year-on-year -39 +17 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 17 24 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.54% 1.09% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 1.12% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 16 24 28
Cambridge median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% -18.75% +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,125 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £60,000 £55,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33% -1.32%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. 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
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies in Cambridge with a recognized job title 3,035 2,150 2,852
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.78% 97.33% 97.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2,253 1,820 2,399
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +1.12% +11.25%
10th Percentile £29,550 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £66,250 £65,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +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 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for PHP Developer in Cambridge

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 17 (100.00%) PHP
2 12 (70.59%) MySQL
3 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
4 6 (35.29%) C++
4 6 (35.29%) HTML
4 6 (35.29%) CSS
4 6 (35.29%) LAMP
5 5 (29.41%) Xcode
5 5 (29.41%) STL
5 5 (29.41%) OpenGL
5 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
6 4 (23.53%) OO
6 4 (23.53%) Python
6 4 (23.53%) Web Development
7 3 (17.65%) Linux
7 3 (17.65%) SQL
8 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (11.76%) Degree
8 2 (11.76%) Text Mining
8 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Visualisation
8 2 (11.76%) Puppet
8 2 (11.76%) Data Visualisation
8 2 (11.76%) Big Data
8 2 (11.76%) React
8 2 (11.76%) Translating Business Requirements
9 1 (5.88%) Disruptive Innovation
9 1 (5.88%) API Design
9 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
9 1 (5.88%) Mobile App

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (70.59%) MySQL
2 2 (11.76%) Big Data
2 2 (11.76%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
1 5 (29.41%) Xcode
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Games
1 1 (5.88%) Marketing
1 1 (5.88%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) CSS
1 6 (35.29%) HTML
1 6 (35.29%) LAMP
2 5 (29.41%) OpenGL
2 5 (29.41%) STL
3 2 (11.76%) React
4 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.88%) CSS3
4 1 (5.88%) HTML5
4 1 (5.88%) jQuery
4 1 (5.88%) Laravel
4 1 (5.88%) RESTful
4 1 (5.88%) Symfony
4 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
1 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) OO
1 4 (23.53%) Web Development
2 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.76%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (11.76%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
2 2 (11.76%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.88%) Algorithmic Trading
3 1 (5.88%) API Design
3 1 (5.88%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (5.88%) Deep Learning
3 1 (5.88%) Disruptive Innovation
3 1 (5.88%) Machine Learning
3 1 (5.88%) OO PHP
3 1 (5.88%) OOP
3 1 (5.88%) Scrum
3 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.88%) Systematic Trading
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) PHP
2 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 6 (35.29%) C++
4 4 (23.53%) Python
5 3 (17.65%) SQL
6 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
6 1 (5.88%) C#
6 1 (5.88%) Perl
6 1 (5.88%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Plumtree