The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP Developer
London / City of London
Rank 183 181 208
Rank change year-on-year -2 +27  
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 35 88 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.69% 1.24% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 1.30% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 35 88 92
Median salary £45,000 £48,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £33,000 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year - +2.94%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4868 6762 9714
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.94% 95.63% 95.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4467 6044 8273
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured PHP Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for PHP Developer in the City of London

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for PHP Developer in the City of London

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP Developer in the City of London over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP Developer in the City of London

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 City of London region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 74 (100.00%) PHP
2 49 (66.22%) JavaScript
3 42 (56.76%) HTML
3 42 (56.76%) CSS
4 33 (44.59%) MySQL
5 30 (40.54%) LAMP
5 30 (40.54%) jQuery
6 24 (32.43%) HTML5
7 23 (31.08%) Symfony
8 22 (29.73%) Finance
9 21 (28.38%) Linux
9 21 (28.38%) OO
10 20 (27.03%) Zend
10 20 (27.03%) Web Development
11 19 (25.68%) MVC
12 18 (24.32%) AngularJS
13 17 (22.97%) Java
14 15 (20.27%) SQL
14 15 (20.27%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (17.57%) OOP
15 13 (17.57%) Web Services
15 13 (17.57%) Computer Science
15 13 (17.57%) Software Engineering
15 13 (17.57%) Unit Testing
15 13 (17.57%) Git (software)
15 13 (17.57%) OO PHP
16 12 (16.22%) Front End Development
16 12 (16.22%) Laravel
16 12 (16.22%) PHP 5
16 12 (16.22%) Drupal

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 12 (16.22%) Drupal
2 10 (13.51%) Apache
3 8 (10.81%) WordPress
4 5 (6.76%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (5.41%) Apache Solr
5 4 (5.41%) CMS
6 2 (2.70%) Facebook Platform
7 1 (1.35%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (5.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.70%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.76%) SaaS
3 1 (1.35%) AdWords
3 1 (1.35%) GitHub
3 1 (1.35%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.86%) Intranet
2 10 (13.51%) Extranet
3 2 (2.70%) Firewall
3 2 (2.70%) Internet
3 2 (2.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (44.59%) MySQL
2 8 (10.81%) MongoDB
3 5 (6.76%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.41%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.05%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.35%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.35%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 13 (17.57%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.76%) PHPUnit
3 3 (4.05%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.05%) Phing
4 2 (2.70%) JIRA
4 2 (2.70%) Subversion
5 1 (1.35%) Bower
5 1 (1.35%) gulp
5 1 (1.35%) Selenium
General
1 22 (29.73%) Finance
2 8 (10.81%) Publishing
3 4 (5.41%) Games
3 4 (5.41%) Marketing
4 2 (2.70%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (56.76%) CSS
1 42 (56.76%) HTML
2 30 (40.54%) jQuery
2 30 (40.54%) LAMP
3 24 (32.43%) HTML5
4 23 (31.08%) Symfony
5 18 (24.32%) AngularJS
6 13 (17.57%) Web Services
7 12 (16.22%) Laravel
8 11 (14.86%) CodeIgniter
8 11 (14.86%) CSS3
9 9 (12.16%) Node.js
10 8 (10.81%) React
11 6 (8.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (6.76%) RabbitMQ
12 5 (6.76%) Regular Expression
12 5 (6.76%) Zend Framework
13 4 (5.41%) Ajax
13 4 (5.41%) Natural Language Processing
13 4 (5.41%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.57%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.11%) Kindle
3 5 (6.76%) User Experience
4 4 (5.41%) Algorithms
4 4 (5.41%) BBC
4 4 (5.41%) Fintech
4 4 (5.41%) Mobile App
5 3 (4.05%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (2.70%) Hedge funds
6 2 (2.70%) Social Network
7 1 (1.35%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.35%) e-Learning
7 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.35%) EPoS
7 1 (1.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.35%) Social Media
7 1 (1.35%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (28.38%) Linux
2 1 (1.35%) Mac OS X
2 1 (1.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.38%) OO
2 20 (27.03%) Web Development
3 19 (25.68%) MVC
4 15 (20.27%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (17.57%) OO PHP
5 13 (17.57%) OOP
5 13 (17.57%) Software Engineering
5 13 (17.57%) Unit Testing
6 12 (16.22%) Front End Development
7 7 (9.46%) E-Commerce
8 6 (8.11%) Code Coverage
8 6 (8.11%) Scrum
9 5 (6.76%) BDD
9 5 (6.76%) Mentoring
9 5 (6.76%) TDD
9 5 (6.76%) Time Management
10 4 (5.41%) Analytics
10 4 (5.41%) OOD
10 4 (5.41%) Open Source
10 4 (5.41%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 74 (100.00%) PHP
2 49 (66.22%) JavaScript
3 17 (22.97%) Java
4 15 (20.27%) SQL
5 12 (16.22%) PHP 5
6 8 (10.81%) Python
7 5 (6.76%) T-SQL
8 4 (5.41%) Bash Shell
9 3 (4.05%) Perl
9 3 (4.05%) Ruby
10 2 (2.70%) C++
10 2 (2.70%) ES6
10 2 (2.70%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (12.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.11%) ISO 9001
2 3 (4.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.05%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.70%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) Docker
Vendors
1 20 (27.03%) Zend
2 6 (8.11%) Facebook
3 3 (4.05%) Google
4 2 (2.70%) IBM
5 1 (1.35%) Rackspace
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
blu digital
Salary: Attractive Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Integrated Financial Arrangements plc
Salary: Competitive basic with discretionary bonus, BUPA, season ticket loan
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + 35% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - 45,000 and comprehensive package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, Glasgow
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Across Health Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum (negotiable based on experience)
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
Code Enigma Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + £1,000 personal development budget
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago