Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England 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.

PHP Developer
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 197 172 193
Rank change year-on-year -25 +21 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 158 210 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.33% 1.60% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.37% 1.66% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 157 197 221
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £25,900 £26,650 £22,000
90th Percentile £45,500 £50,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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 of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 11513 12679 14819
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.63% 96.41% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 9456 10525 12280
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP Developer in the East of England

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for PHP Developer in the East of England

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP Developer in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP Developer in the East of England

PHP Developer
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 19 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
Cambridgeshire -39 49 £37,500 +15.38% 4
Hertfordshire +12 42 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Bedfordshire +19 26 £35,000 -12.50%
Norfolk +16 15 £34,000 +9.68%
Suffolk +5 14 £35,000 -
Essex -7 12 £35,500 -5.33% 4
PHP Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 East of England region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 158 (100.00%) PHP
2 117 (74.05%) HTML
3 116 (73.42%) JavaScript
4 100 (63.29%) MySQL
4 100 (63.29%) CSS
5 58 (36.71%) jQuery
6 52 (32.91%) Web Development
7 48 (30.38%) Laravel
8 43 (27.22%) LAMP
9 40 (25.32%) CSS3
9 40 (25.32%) HTML5
10 39 (24.68%) Agile Software Development
10 39 (24.68%) Linux
11 31 (19.62%) MVC
11 31 (19.62%) Git (software)
12 30 (18.99%) SQL
13 28 (17.72%) WordPress
14 26 (16.46%) OO
15 25 (15.82%) Symfony
16 22 (13.92%) Degree
17 20 (12.66%) Marketing
17 20 (12.66%) XML
18 19 (12.03%) AngularJS
19 18 (11.39%) Apache
19 18 (11.39%) JIRA
20 17 (10.76%) Software Engineering
20 17 (10.76%) Finance
20 17 (10.76%) E-Commerce
20 17 (10.76%) Windows
20 17 (10.76%) SDLC

PHP Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 28 (17.72%) WordPress
2 18 (11.39%) Apache
3 12 (7.59%) Drupal
4 9 (5.70%) CMS
5 4 (2.53%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (2.53%) nginx
6 2 (1.27%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.27%) SAS
7 1 (0.63%) Confluence
7 1 (0.63%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (1.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (7.59%) Payment Gateway
2 7 (4.43%) Magento
3 2 (1.27%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.70%) SaaS
2 5 (3.16%) GitHub
3 2 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.63%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.16%) Internet
2 3 (1.90%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.27%) Intranet
4 1 (0.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (63.29%) MySQL
2 6 (3.80%) MariaDB
3 5 (3.16%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.63%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 31 (19.62%) Git (software)
2 18 (11.39%) JIRA
3 6 (3.80%) PHPUnit
3 6 (3.80%) Visual Studio
3 6 (3.80%) Xcode
4 4 (2.53%) Eclipse
4 4 (2.53%) Vagrant
5 3 (1.90%) Selenium
6 2 (1.27%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.63%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.63%) PhpStorm
7 1 (0.63%) Subversion
General
1 20 (12.66%) Marketing
2 17 (10.76%) Finance
3 13 (8.23%) Retail
4 9 (5.70%) Multimedia
5 5 (3.16%) Advertising
6 3 (1.90%) Games
6 3 (1.90%) German Language
6 3 (1.90%) Military
7 2 (1.27%) Back Office
7 2 (1.27%) Legal
7 2 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.63%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (74.05%) HTML
2 100 (63.29%) CSS
3 58 (36.71%) jQuery
4 48 (30.38%) Laravel
5 43 (27.22%) LAMP
6 40 (25.32%) CSS3
6 40 (25.32%) HTML5
7 25 (15.82%) Symfony
8 20 (12.66%) XML
9 19 (12.03%) AngularJS
10 17 (10.76%) CakePHP
11 16 (10.13%) RESTful
12 15 (9.49%) Ajax
13 11 (6.96%) React
14 10 (6.33%) .NET
14 10 (6.33%) ASP.NET
14 10 (6.33%) SOAP
15 9 (5.70%) .NET Framework
15 9 (5.70%) Vue (Vue.js)
15 9 (5.70%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.86%) Computer Science
2 9 (5.70%) Mobile App
3 6 (3.80%) Algorithms
4 4 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.90%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (1.90%) PlayStation
6 2 (1.27%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.27%) User Experience
7 1 (0.63%) EPoS
7 1 (0.63%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 39 (24.68%) Linux
2 17 (10.76%) Windows
3 10 (6.33%) Windows Server
4 7 (4.43%) Android
4 7 (4.43%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.90%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.27%) Unix
7 1 (0.63%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (32.91%) Web Development
2 39 (24.68%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (19.62%) MVC
4 26 (16.46%) OO
5 17 (10.76%) E-Commerce
5 17 (10.76%) SDLC
5 17 (10.76%) Software Engineering
6 14 (8.86%) OOP
7 11 (6.96%) UML
8 9 (5.70%) Responsive Web Design
8 9 (5.70%) Web Design
9 8 (5.06%) API Integration
9 8 (5.06%) Compatibility Testing
9 8 (5.06%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 8 (5.06%) User Stories
9 8 (5.06%) Waterfall
10 7 (4.43%) Open Source
10 7 (4.43%) Scrum
11 6 (3.80%) Machine Learning
11 6 (3.80%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 158 (100.00%) PHP
2 116 (73.42%) JavaScript
3 30 (18.99%) SQL
4 11 (6.96%) C#
4 11 (6.96%) Java
5 10 (6.33%) Python
6 7 (4.43%) C++
7 6 (3.80%) PHP 5
8 4 (2.53%) VB
9 3 (1.90%) VBA
10 2 (1.27%) PHP 7
11 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.63%) Bourne shell
11 1 (0.63%) C
11 1 (0.63%) Perl
11 1 (0.63%) Ruby
11 1 (0.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (13.92%) Degree
2 6 (3.80%) PhD
3 5 (3.16%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.63%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.53%) Docker
2 1 (0.63%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.27%) Puppet
2 1 (0.63%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 9 (5.70%) Google
2 5 (3.16%) Plumtree
2 5 (3.16%) Zend
3 4 (2.53%) Adobe
3 4 (2.53%) Demandware
4 3 (1.90%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.27%) Oracle
6 1 (0.63%) ATG
6 1 (0.63%) Capita
6 1 (0.63%) Citrix
6 1 (0.63%) Facebook
6 1 (0.63%) HP
6 1 (0.63%) hybris
6 1 (0.63%) Veeam
6 1 (0.63%) VMware