Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 24 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 228 231 211
Rank change year-on-year +3 -20 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 99 124 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.97% 1.07% 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 1.11% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 85 121 227
City of London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £34,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £63,750
Central London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 9680 11204 16347
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.75% 96.40% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8762 10214 14209
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.87% +4.55% +0.92%

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

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 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP Developer in the City of London

PHP Developer
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the City of London region over the 6 months to 24 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
London Bridge +13 7 £35,000 +40.00%
PHP Developer
Central London

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

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

1 99 (100.00%) PHP
2 75 (75.76%) JavaScript
3 62 (62.63%) MySQL
4 54 (54.55%) HTML
5 48 (48.48%) CSS
6 38 (38.38%) MVC
6 38 (38.38%) Symfony
7 33 (33.33%) Laravel
8 32 (32.32%) jQuery
8 32 (32.32%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (29.29%) Git (software)
9 29 (29.29%) HTML5
10 27 (27.27%) Web Development
11 26 (26.26%) LAMP
12 23 (23.23%) Linux
13 20 (20.20%) PHPUnit
14 19 (19.19%) CSS3
15 18 (18.18%) Finance
16 17 (17.17%) SQL
16 17 (17.17%) Zend
17 16 (16.16%) OOP
18 15 (15.15%) MongoDB
19 14 (14.14%) PHP 7
19 14 (14.14%) OO
20 13 (13.13%) Unit Testing
21 12 (12.12%) Advertising
22 11 (11.11%) React
22 11 (11.11%) Microservices
22 11 (11.11%) Sass
22 11 (11.11%) Behat

PHP Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 11 (11.11%) CMS
2 9 (9.09%) Drupal
3 6 (6.06%) Apache
3 6 (6.06%) Apache Solr
3 6 (6.06%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (6.06%) WordPress
4 2 (2.02%) IIS
4 2 (2.02%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.01%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Magento
2 1 (1.01%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.05%) DigitalOcean
2 5 (5.05%) Heroku
3 4 (4.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (3.03%) SaaS
5 2 (2.02%) GitHub
5 2 (2.02%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.04%) HTTP
2 3 (3.03%) Intranet
3 2 (2.02%) Broadband
4 1 (1.01%) DNS
4 1 (1.01%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (62.63%) MySQL
2 15 (15.15%) MongoDB
3 7 (7.07%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (7.07%) Relational Database
4 5 (5.05%) NoSQL
5 4 (4.04%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (4.04%) SQL Server
6 3 (3.03%) Big Data
7 2 (2.02%) Apache Hive
7 2 (2.02%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.02%) Presto
7 2 (2.02%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.02%) Redis
8 1 (1.01%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 29 (29.29%) Git (software)
2 20 (20.20%) PHPUnit
3 6 (6.06%) Jenkins
3 6 (6.06%) webpack
4 4 (4.04%) JIRA
5 3 (3.03%) Phing
5 3 (3.03%) Xdebug
6 2 (2.02%) Grunt
6 2 (2.02%) gulp
7 1 (1.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.01%) Mocha
7 1 (1.01%) Sinon.JS
General
1 18 (18.18%) Finance
2 12 (12.12%) Advertising
3 6 (6.06%) Legal
4 5 (5.05%) Marketing
4 5 (5.05%) Retail
5 4 (4.04%) Publishing
6 1 (1.01%) Games
6 1 (1.01%) German Language
6 1 (1.01%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (54.55%) HTML
2 48 (48.48%) CSS
3 38 (38.38%) Symfony
4 33 (33.33%) Laravel
5 32 (32.32%) jQuery
6 29 (29.29%) HTML5
7 26 (26.26%) LAMP
8 19 (19.19%) CSS3
9 11 (11.11%) Behat
9 11 (11.11%) React
9 11 (11.11%) Sass
10 9 (9.09%) REST
11 7 (7.07%) CakePHP
11 7 (7.07%) Phalcon
11 7 (7.07%) RESTful
11 7 (7.07%) Yii
12 6 (6.06%) AngularJS
12 6 (6.06%) CodeIgniter
13 5 (5.05%) Redux
13 5 (5.05%) Silex
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.10%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (9.09%) User Experience
3 8 (8.08%) Computer Science
4 7 (7.07%) Fintech
5 4 (4.04%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (4.04%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.03%) e-Learning
7 1 (1.01%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.01%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.01%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 23 (23.23%) Linux
2 3 (3.03%) Ubuntu
3 2 (2.02%) Windows
4 1 (1.01%) Android
4 1 (1.01%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.01%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (38.38%) MVC
2 32 (32.32%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (27.27%) Web Development
4 16 (16.16%) OOP
5 14 (14.14%) OO
6 13 (13.13%) Unit Testing
7 11 (11.11%) Microservices
7 11 (11.11%) TDD
8 10 (10.10%) E-Commerce
9 9 (9.09%) SOLID
10 8 (8.08%) Analytics
10 8 (8.08%) BDD
10 8 (8.08%) OO PHP
10 8 (8.08%) Test Automation
11 6 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (6.06%) Front End Development
12 5 (5.05%) Scrum
13 4 (4.04%) CRM
13 4 (4.04%) Secure Coding
13 4 (4.04%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 99 (100.00%) PHP
2 75 (75.76%) JavaScript
3 17 (17.17%) SQL
4 14 (14.14%) PHP 7
5 10 (10.10%) Python
6 9 (9.09%) ES6
6 9 (9.09%) PHP 5
7 8 (8.08%) Java
8 5 (5.05%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.03%) Perl
9 3 (3.03%) Ruby
10 2 (2.02%) C#
10 2 (2.02%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.01%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (10.10%) Degree
2 3 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.01%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.05%) QA
2 2 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.02%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (9.09%) Docker
2 2 (2.02%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (5.05%) Puppet
2 2 (2.02%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.01%) Ansible
Vendors
1 17 (17.17%) Zend
2 2 (2.02%) Google
3 1 (1.01%) Acunetix
3 1 (1.01%) Adobe