Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 17 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 157 121 145
Rank change year-on-year -36 +24 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 49 59 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.18% 1.68% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 1.73% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 42 59 44
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -18.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £26,025 £26,000 £28,175
90th Percentile £48,625 £60,000 £55,000
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -12.50% +14.29%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 4019 3410 4018
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.08% 97.18% 96.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3093 2830 3456
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP Developer in Cambridgeshire

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for PHP Developer in Cambridgeshire

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP Developer in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP Developer in Cambridgeshire

PHP Developer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 17 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
Cambridge -42 24 £35,000 +6.06% 3
Peterborough -3 18 £37,500 +36.36%
Huntingdon +10 2 £26,500 -33.75%
PHP Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 17 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 49 (100.00%) PHP
2 31 (63.27%) JavaScript
3 29 (59.18%) MySQL
4 23 (46.94%) CSS
5 21 (42.86%) HTML
6 17 (34.69%) LAMP
7 15 (30.61%) JIRA
8 14 (28.57%) MVC
9 13 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (26.53%) SQL
9 13 (26.53%) RESTful
10 12 (24.49%) HTML5
10 12 (24.49%) CSS3
11 11 (22.45%) Symfony
12 10 (20.41%) jQuery
12 10 (20.41%) Laravel
12 10 (20.41%) OO
12 10 (20.41%) Python
12 10 (20.41%) SOAP
13 9 (18.37%) Linux
13 9 (18.37%) SaaS
14 8 (16.33%) Payment Gateway
14 8 (16.33%) Degree
15 7 (14.29%) Software Engineering
15 7 (14.29%) Google
15 7 (14.29%) C++
15 7 (14.29%) Git (software)
16 6 (12.24%) Web Development
16 6 (12.24%) Machine Learning
16 6 (12.24%) Mathematics

PHP Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 3 (6.12%) WordPress
2 2 (4.08%) CMS
2 2 (4.08%) Drupal
3 1 (2.04%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 8 (16.33%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (2.04%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.37%) SaaS
2 5 (10.20%) GitHub
3 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) Internet
1 3 (6.12%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (59.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (30.61%) JIRA
2 7 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 6 (12.24%) Visual Studio
3 6 (12.24%) Xcode
4 1 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 3 (6.12%) Advertising
1 3 (6.12%) Military
2 1 (2.04%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (46.94%) CSS
2 21 (42.86%) HTML
3 17 (34.69%) LAMP
4 13 (26.53%) RESTful
5 12 (24.49%) CSS3
5 12 (24.49%) HTML5
6 11 (22.45%) Symfony
7 10 (20.41%) jQuery
7 10 (20.41%) Laravel
7 10 (20.41%) SOAP
8 6 (12.24%) AngularJS
8 6 (12.24%) OpenGL
8 6 (12.24%) STL
9 5 (10.20%) JSON
9 5 (10.20%) REST
10 3 (6.12%) Node.js
11 1 (2.04%) Apache Flex
11 1 (2.04%) CodeIgniter
11 1 (2.04%) Smarty
11 1 (2.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Algorithms
2 3 (6.12%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.12%) PlayStation
3 2 (4.08%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.37%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.57%) MVC
2 13 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (20.41%) OO
4 7 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 6 (12.24%) Machine Learning
5 6 (12.24%) Mathematics
5 6 (12.24%) Web Development
6 4 (8.16%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (6.12%) OOD
8 2 (4.08%) OOP
8 2 (4.08%) SDLC
8 2 (4.08%) Translating Business Requirements
8 2 (4.08%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.04%) Algorithmic Trading
9 1 (2.04%) API Design
9 1 (2.04%) Continuous Deployment
9 1 (2.04%) Data Migration
9 1 (2.04%) OO PHP
9 1 (2.04%) Systematic Trading
9 1 (2.04%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (100.00%) PHP
2 31 (63.27%) JavaScript
3 13 (26.53%) SQL
4 10 (20.41%) Python
5 7 (14.29%) C++
6 3 (6.12%) Java
7 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.04%) Bourne shell
7 1 (2.04%) C
7 1 (2.04%) C#
7 1 (2.04%) Perl
7 1 (2.04%) PHP 5
7 1 (2.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) Degree
2 6 (12.24%) PhD
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (14.29%) Google
2 4 (8.16%) Plumtree
3 2 (4.08%) Zend