Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior PHP Developer was £59,250 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Senior PHP Developer
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 299 334 406
Rank change year-on-year +35 +72 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior PHP Developer 23 16 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.23% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.14% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 23
City of London median annual salary £59,250 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.25% +20.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £39,500 £45,500 £39,250
90th Percentile £67,375 £73,250 £63,750
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £58,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.43% -

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 9600 11206 16467
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.76% 96.39% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 8698 10212 14302
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £34,750 £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%

Senior PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior PHP Developer in the City of London

Senior 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 Senior PHP Developer in the City of London.

Salary trend for Senior PHP Developer in the City of London

Senior PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior PHP Developer in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior PHP Developer in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Senior 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 Senior PHP Developer in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) PHP
2 19 (82.61%) JavaScript
3 16 (69.57%) HTML
4 14 (60.87%) MVC
5 11 (47.83%) CSS
5 11 (47.83%) HTML5
6 9 (39.13%) MongoDB
6 9 (39.13%) Microservices
7 8 (34.78%) Git (software)
7 8 (34.78%) Finance
7 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (30.43%) MySQL
8 7 (30.43%) Laravel
9 5 (21.74%) TDD
9 5 (21.74%) Web Development
9 5 (21.74%) Symfony
9 5 (21.74%) Zend
10 4 (17.39%) Zend Framework
10 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
10 4 (17.39%) PHPUnit
10 4 (17.39%) Sass
11 3 (13.04%) LESS
11 3 (13.04%) CSS3
11 3 (13.04%) BDD
11 3 (13.04%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (13.04%) PHP 7
11 3 (13.04%) SOLID
11 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
11 3 (13.04%) Domain-Driven Design
11 3 (13.04%) Apache Cassandra

Senior 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 3 (13.04%) CMS
1 3 (13.04%) Drupal
1 3 (13.04%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (8.70%) Apache Solr
2 2 (8.70%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) MongoDB
2 7 (30.43%) MySQL
3 3 (13.04%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (13.04%) NoSQL
4 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
4 2 (8.70%) Redis
4 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Git (software)
2 4 (17.39%) PHPUnit
3 3 (13.04%) JIRA
4 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.35%) Mocha
4 1 (4.35%) Sinon.JS
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Advertising
3 1 (4.35%) Digital Economy
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Publishing
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (69.57%) HTML
2 11 (47.83%) CSS
2 11 (47.83%) HTML5
3 7 (30.43%) Laravel
4 5 (21.74%) Symfony
5 4 (17.39%) Sass
5 4 (17.39%) Zend Framework
6 3 (13.04%) CSS3
6 3 (13.04%) jQuery
6 3 (13.04%) LAMP
6 3 (13.04%) LESS
7 2 (8.70%) Ajax
7 2 (8.70%) Behat
7 2 (8.70%) phpspec
7 2 (8.70%) React
7 2 (8.70%) Silex
8 1 (4.35%) Angular 2
8 1 (4.35%) Backbone.js
8 1 (4.35%) Chai
8 1 (4.35%) Pug
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
1 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.35%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
2 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) MVC
2 9 (39.13%) Microservices
3 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (21.74%) TDD
4 5 (21.74%) Web Development
5 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
6 3 (13.04%) BDD
6 3 (13.04%) Domain-Driven Design
6 3 (13.04%) OO
6 3 (13.04%) SOA
6 3 (13.04%) SOLID
6 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
7 2 (8.70%) Analytics
7 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
7 2 (8.70%) OO PHP
7 2 (8.70%) Secure Coding
8 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (4.35%) OOP
8 1 (4.35%) Scrum
8 1 (4.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) PHP
2 19 (82.61%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.04%) PHP 7
3 3 (13.04%) SQL
4 2 (8.70%) Java
4 2 (8.70%) PHP 5
5 1 (4.35%) ES6
5 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Zend