The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP Developer
England / East of England
Rank 132 216 144
Rank change year-on-year +84 -72  
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 119 58 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.95% 0.79% 1.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.03% 0.82% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 113 58 105
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +10.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year - +2.94%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5870 7089 7406
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 96.07% 96.24% 97.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4686 5723 5965
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +2.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £63,150
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England that featured PHP Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 27 March 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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +51 38 £35,000 -5.40% 5
Cambridgeshire +27 35 £30,000 -20.00% 9
Suffolk +50 21 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Norfolk -6 13 £32,000 +16.36% 1
Essex +3 8 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Bedfordshire +21 4 £42,500 +16.43%
PHP Developer
England

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 193 (100.00%) PHP
2 140 (72.54%) JavaScript
3 131 (67.88%) MySQL
4 128 (66.32%) HTML
5 114 (59.07%) CSS
6 101 (52.33%) Web Development
7 67 (34.72%) jQuery
8 62 (32.12%) LAMP
9 49 (25.39%) OO
10 46 (23.83%) Linux
11 44 (22.80%) SQL
12 38 (19.69%) Laravel
13 36 (18.65%) CMS
14 34 (17.62%) MVC
14 34 (17.62%) CSS3
15 33 (17.10%) Git (software)
16 31 (16.06%) HTML5
17 29 (15.03%) Content Management
18 26 (13.47%) Front End Development
19 25 (12.95%) CakePHP
19 25 (12.95%) Drupal
20 23 (11.92%) WordPress
20 23 (11.92%) E-Commerce
20 23 (11.92%) AngularJS
21 20 (10.36%) CodeIgniter
21 20 (10.36%) Node.js
22 19 (9.84%) Marketing
23 18 (9.33%) JSON
23 18 (9.33%) OO PHP
24 17 (8.81%) Apache

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 36 (18.65%) CMS
2 25 (12.95%) Drupal
3 23 (11.92%) WordPress
4 17 (8.81%) Apache
5 2 (1.04%) IIS
6 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.52%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 9 (4.66%) Photoshop
2 7 (3.63%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 7 (3.63%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (1.55%) Magento
3 1 (0.52%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.11%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (3.11%) GitHub
2 5 (2.59%) SaaS
3 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.55%) DNS
2 2 (1.04%) Internet
3 1 (0.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (67.88%) MySQL
2 14 (7.25%) Relational Database
3 6 (3.11%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.04%) CloverETL
4 2 (1.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 33 (17.10%) Git (software)
2 11 (5.70%) Subversion
3 8 (4.15%) Mercurial
4 6 (3.11%) Grunt
5 4 (2.07%) Bitbucket
5 4 (2.07%) gulp
5 4 (2.07%) JIRA
5 4 (2.07%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.52%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.52%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (9.84%) Marketing
2 13 (6.74%) Publishing
3 9 (4.66%) Retail
4 6 (3.11%) Law
5 4 (2.07%) Finance
5 4 (2.07%) Legal
6 3 (1.55%) Banking
7 2 (1.04%) Advertising
7 2 (1.04%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.52%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (66.32%) HTML
2 114 (59.07%) CSS
3 67 (34.72%) jQuery
4 62 (32.12%) LAMP
5 38 (19.69%) Laravel
6 34 (17.62%) CSS3
7 31 (16.06%) HTML5
8 25 (12.95%) CakePHP
9 23 (11.92%) AngularJS
10 20 (10.36%) CodeIgniter
10 20 (10.36%) Node.js
11 18 (9.33%) JSON
12 16 (8.29%) Symfony
13 14 (7.25%) REST
14 12 (6.22%) Ext JS
15 11 (5.70%) XML
16 9 (4.66%) Web Services
17 8 (4.15%) .NET
17 8 (4.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 8 (4.15%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.63%) Kindle
3 6 (3.11%) iPad
3 6 (3.11%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (1.55%) Blog
4 3 (1.55%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.04%) Life Science
5 2 (1.04%) PlayStation
5 2 (1.04%) User Experience
6 1 (0.52%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.52%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.52%) NHS
6 1 (0.52%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 46 (23.83%) Linux
2 2 (1.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (52.33%) Web Development
2 49 (25.39%) OO
3 34 (17.62%) MVC
4 29 (15.03%) Content Management
5 26 (13.47%) Front End Development
6 23 (11.92%) E-Commerce
7 18 (9.33%) OO PHP
8 14 (7.25%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (7.25%) CRM
9 13 (6.74%) OOP
10 12 (6.22%) Project Management
11 10 (5.18%) Unit Testing
12 9 (4.66%) Digital Marketing
13 7 (3.63%) Code Coverage
13 7 (3.63%) Open Source
14 5 (2.59%) SDLC
14 5 (2.59%) Software Engineering
14 5 (2.59%) TDD
14 5 (2.59%) User Stories
14 5 (2.59%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 193 (100.00%) PHP
2 140 (72.54%) JavaScript
3 44 (22.80%) SQL
4 8 (4.15%) T-SQL
5 7 (3.63%) Python
6 5 (2.59%) C#
7 3 (1.55%) C++
7 3 (1.55%) Ruby
8 2 (1.04%) Java
9 1 (0.52%) PHP 5
9 1 (0.52%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 11 (5.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.63%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.55%) QA
3 1 (0.52%) WAI
3 1 (0.52%) WCAG
Vendors
1 13 (6.74%) Zend
2 5 (2.59%) Oracle
3 3 (1.55%) Twitter
4 1 (0.52%) Facebook
4 1 (0.52%) Google
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