Period
to 21 June 2018

The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

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

PHP Developer
England > East Midlands
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 76 111
Rank change year-on-year -25 +35 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 143 191 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.76% 3.43% 2.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.83% 3.54% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 144 183 148
East Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% - -1.65%
10th Percentile £22,150 £22,500 £23,925
90th Percentile £48,750 £44,750 £43,750
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 5,056 5,397 6,273
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.66% 97.03% 97.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4,252 4,423 5,037
East Midlands median annual salary £42,375 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.94% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,850 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP Developer in the East Midlands

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for PHP Developer in the East Midlands

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP Developer in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Salary histogram for PHP Developer in the East Midlands

PHP Developer
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 June 2018. 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
Northamptonshire +50 62 £35,000 -12.50% 11
Nottinghamshire -11 45 £32,500 -4.41% 18
Lincolnshire +4 14 £31,750 +11.40% 1
Leicestershire -50 11 £30,000 - 5
Derbyshire -31 10 £35,000 +7.69% 4
PHP Developer
England

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, PHP Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Midlands region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 143 (100.00%) PHP
2 96 (67.13%) MySQL
3 81 (56.64%) JavaScript
4 78 (54.55%) CSS
4 78 (54.55%) HTML
5 75 (52.45%) Laravel
6 57 (39.86%) Web Development
7 51 (35.66%) MVC
8 43 (30.07%) WordPress
9 40 (27.97%) OOP
10 38 (26.57%) jQuery
11 30 (20.98%) Symfony
12 28 (19.58%) AngularJS
13 26 (18.18%) Magento
13 26 (18.18%) HTML5
14 25 (17.48%) OO
15 24 (16.78%) E-Commerce
15 24 (16.78%) LAMP
16 23 (16.08%) Zend
16 23 (16.08%) Marketing
17 22 (15.38%) Drupal
18 21 (14.69%) Git (software)
19 20 (13.99%) Sass
20 18 (12.59%) Google
20 18 (12.59%) Java
20 18 (12.59%) SQL
21 17 (11.89%) Linux
21 17 (11.89%) Agile Software Development
22 16 (11.19%) OO PHP
23 14 (9.79%) Back Office

PHP Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 43 (30.07%) WordPress
2 22 (15.38%) Drupal
3 14 (9.79%) CMS
4 4 (2.80%) Apache
5 3 (2.10%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.40%) nginx
7 1 (0.70%) Community Server
Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (0.70%) Fireworks
1 1 (0.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 26 (18.18%) Magento
2 1 (0.70%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.99%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.20%) SaaS
3 2 (1.40%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.40%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.70%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.70%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.70%) DigitalOcean
4 1 (0.70%) iPaaS
4 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.70%) npm
4 1 (0.70%) PaaS
4 1 (0.70%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.79%) Internet
2 1 (0.70%) SMS
2 1 (0.70%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (67.13%) MySQL
2 6 (4.20%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.40%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.40%) SQLite
4 1 (0.70%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (14.69%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.20%) PHPUnit
3 5 (3.50%) Android Studio
3 5 (3.50%) Subversion
4 3 (2.10%) gulp
5 2 (1.40%) JIRA
5 2 (1.40%) Redmine
5 2 (1.40%) Selenium
6 1 (0.70%) Grunt
6 1 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.70%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.70%) webpack
6 1 (0.70%) Xcode
General
1 23 (16.08%) Marketing
2 14 (9.79%) Advertising
2 14 (9.79%) Back Office
3 6 (4.20%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.50%) Finance
4 5 (3.50%) Games
4 5 (3.50%) Retail
5 3 (2.10%) Banking
6 2 (1.40%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (54.55%) CSS
1 78 (54.55%) HTML
2 75 (52.45%) Laravel
3 38 (26.57%) jQuery
4 30 (20.98%) Symfony
5 28 (19.58%) AngularJS
6 26 (18.18%) HTML5
7 24 (16.78%) LAMP
8 20 (13.99%) Sass
9 13 (9.09%) CodeIgniter
9 13 (9.09%) CSS3
9 13 (9.09%) Node.js
10 12 (8.39%) CakePHP
10 12 (8.39%) Yii
11 11 (7.69%) REST
12 9 (6.29%) LESS
12 9 (6.29%) SOAP
12 9 (6.29%) Web Services
13 8 (5.59%) Ajax
14 7 (4.90%) React
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 7 (4.90%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.40%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (1.40%) Smartphone
4 2 (1.40%) User Experience
5 1 (0.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.70%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 17 (11.89%) Linux
2 8 (5.59%) Android
3 5 (3.50%) Windows
4 4 (2.80%) Unix
5 3 (2.10%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.10%) Mac OS
5 3 (2.10%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (39.86%) Web Development
2 51 (35.66%) MVC
3 40 (27.97%) OOP
4 25 (17.48%) OO
5 24 (16.78%) E-Commerce
6 17 (11.89%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (11.19%) OO PHP
8 12 (8.39%) Digital Marketing
8 12 (8.39%) Front End Development
9 9 (6.29%) Creative Marketing
10 7 (4.90%) Mobile Development
11 6 (4.20%) Open Source
11 6 (4.20%) Problem-Solving
12 5 (3.50%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (3.50%) TDD
12 5 (3.50%) Unit Testing
13 4 (2.80%) Web Design
14 3 (2.10%) B2B
14 3 (2.10%) B2C
14 3 (2.10%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 143 (100.00%) PHP
2 81 (56.64%) JavaScript
3 18 (12.59%) Java
3 18 (12.59%) SQL
4 4 (2.80%) Python
5 3 (2.10%) PHP 7
5 3 (2.10%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.40%) Go
6 2 (1.40%) Ruby
6 2 (1.40%) TypeScript
7 1 (0.70%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.70%) C#
7 1 (0.70%) C++
7 1 (0.70%) ES6
7 1 (0.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (0.70%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (1.40%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.40%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.70%) cPanel
2 1 (0.70%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 23 (16.08%) Zend
2 18 (12.59%) Google
3 9 (6.29%) WooCommerce
4 3 (2.10%) Sencha
4 3 (2.10%) Twitter
5 2 (1.40%) Adobe
5 2 (1.40%) Capita