Period
to 20 August 2019

The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 20 August 2019.

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
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 95 140 76
Rank change year-on-year +45 -64 +59
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 114 96 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.86% 1.96% 3.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.96% 2.01% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 109 98 181
East Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £21,950 £23,200 £22,500
90th Percentile £45,000 £48,750 £43,750
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

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 3,854 4,768 5,168
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.76% 97.53% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3,127 3,946 4,252
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% -

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 20 August 2019.

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 20 August 2019. 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
Leicestershire +38 47 £32,500 -9.72% 21
Lincolnshire +25 30 £35,000 +9.38% 10
Nottinghamshire -15 15 £40,000 +23.08% 9
Northamptonshire -1 12 £37,500 -6.25% 11
Derbyshire +11 9 £30,000 -11.11% 6
Rutland +3 1 £30,000 +20.00%
PHP Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2019, 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.

1 114 (100.00%) PHP
2 85 (74.56%) MySQL
3 75 (65.79%) JavaScript
4 68 (59.65%) CSS
5 65 (57.02%) HTML
6 42 (36.84%) Laravel
7 35 (30.70%) Web Development
8 33 (28.95%) MVC
9 31 (27.19%) Symfony
9 31 (27.19%) jQuery
10 29 (25.44%) AngularJS
11 26 (22.81%) Git (software)
12 23 (20.18%) Finance
13 22 (19.30%) Linux
14 21 (18.42%) OOP
14 21 (18.42%) OO
14 21 (18.42%) E-Commerce
14 21 (18.42%) LAMP
15 20 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
16 19 (16.67%) HTML5
17 18 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 17 (14.91%) XML
19 14 (12.28%) PHPUnit
19 14 (12.28%) CSS3
20 13 (11.40%) WordPress
21 12 (10.53%) Zend
21 12 (10.53%) Web Services
21 12 (10.53%) Apache
21 12 (10.53%) Wireframes
22 11 (9.65%) Data Structures

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 13 (11.40%) WordPress
2 12 (10.53%) Apache
3 3 (2.63%) CMS
3 3 (2.63%) Confluence
3 3 (2.63%) Drupal
4 2 (1.75%) nginx
5 1 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.88%) Joomla!
Applications
1 5 (4.39%) Photoshop
2 4 (3.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.75%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.88%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.88%) Adobe XD
4 1 (0.88%) Figma
4 1 (0.88%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 10 (8.77%) Magento
2 5 (4.39%) Shopify
3 1 (0.88%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.88%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.88%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.39%) GitHub
2 4 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.63%) SaaS
4 2 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.75%) npm
5 1 (0.88%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.63%) Internet
2 2 (1.75%) SSH
3 1 (0.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (74.56%) MySQL
2 9 (7.89%) MongoDB
3 6 (5.26%) MariaDB
4 2 (1.75%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.75%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.88%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.88%) phpMyAdmin
5 1 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (22.81%) Git (software)
2 14 (12.28%) PHPUnit
3 6 (5.26%) JIRA
3 6 (5.26%) Subversion
4 4 (3.51%) Grunt
4 4 (3.51%) gulp
5 1 (0.88%) Bower
5 1 (0.88%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.88%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.88%) webpack
5 1 (0.88%) Xdebug
General
1 23 (20.18%) Finance
2 9 (7.89%) Retail
3 7 (6.14%) Marketing
4 6 (5.26%) Games
5 5 (4.39%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.75%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.88%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (59.65%) CSS
2 65 (57.02%) HTML
3 42 (36.84%) Laravel
4 31 (27.19%) jQuery
4 31 (27.19%) Symfony
5 29 (25.44%) AngularJS
6 21 (18.42%) LAMP
7 19 (16.67%) HTML5
8 18 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 17 (14.91%) XML
10 14 (12.28%) CSS3
11 12 (10.53%) Web Services
12 11 (9.65%) RESTful
13 10 (8.77%) JSON
13 10 (8.77%) Vue.js
14 9 (7.89%) XHTML
15 7 (6.14%) Node.js
15 7 (6.14%) Sass
16 6 (5.26%) React
17 5 (4.39%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.65%) Data Structures
2 9 (7.89%) Replication
3 8 (7.02%) Algorithms
3 8 (7.02%) User Experience
4 6 (5.26%) Life Science
5 4 (3.51%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.51%) NHS
6 3 (2.63%) Clustering
6 3 (2.63%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (2.63%) Wiki
7 2 (1.75%) AS400
7 2 (1.75%) e-Learning
7 2 (1.75%) iSeries
7 2 (1.75%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.88%) FMCG
8 1 (0.88%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 22 (19.30%) Linux
2 3 (2.63%) Windows
3 2 (1.75%) Android
3 2 (1.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (30.70%) Web Development
2 33 (28.95%) MVC
3 21 (18.42%) E-Commerce
3 21 (18.42%) OO
3 21 (18.42%) OOP
4 20 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (10.53%) Wireframes
6 10 (8.77%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (8.77%) Unit Testing
7 8 (7.02%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (6.14%) API Integration
8 7 (6.14%) OO PHP
8 7 (6.14%) Scrum
9 6 (5.26%) CRM
9 6 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
9 6 (5.26%) Fintech
9 6 (5.26%) Software Engineering
10 4 (3.51%) DevOps
10 4 (3.51%) Front End Development
10 4 (3.51%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 114 (100.00%) PHP
2 75 (65.79%) JavaScript
3 11 (9.65%) SQL
4 5 (4.39%) Java
5 3 (2.63%) C++
5 3 (2.63%) PHP 5
5 3 (2.63%) PHP 7
6 2 (1.75%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.75%) C#
7 1 (0.88%) Apple Swift
7 1 (0.88%) Kotlin
7 1 (0.88%) Lua
7 1 (0.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.63%) PMO
2 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 9 (7.89%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (10.53%) Zend
2 7 (6.14%) Atlassian
3 6 (5.26%) WooCommerce
4 5 (4.39%) Adobe
5 2 (1.75%) IBM
6 1 (0.88%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.88%) New Relic
6 1 (0.88%) RedPrairie
6 1 (0.88%) Splunk