The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

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

PHP Developer
UK / England
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 150 136
Rank change year-on-year +6 -14  
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 1909 2188 2416
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.36% 2.24% 2.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.45% 2.32% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1764 2035 2144
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.73%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 78047 94218 101853
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.32% 96.40% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 65330 79874 83975
Median salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP Developer in England

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for PHP Developer in England

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP Developer in England over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP Developer in England

PHP Developer
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 25 April 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
London -22 470 £50,000 +5.26% 76
North West +6 269 £37,500 +7.14% 52
South East -57 265 £37,500 +2.73% 55
West Midlands +64 227 £32,000 +4.91% 39
Yorkshire +10 224 £35,000 -2.77% 58
South West +22 209 £35,000 - 29
East of England +49 115 £35,000 -6.66% 21
East Midlands +35 113 £30,000 -7.69% 34
North East +2 20 £30,000 - 9
PHP Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 England region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 3553 (100.00%) PHP
2 2583 (72.70%) JavaScript
3 2409 (67.80%) HTML
4 2366 (66.59%) CSS
5 2284 (64.28%) MySQL
6 1323 (37.24%) jQuery
7 1252 (35.24%) MVC
8 1201 (33.80%) Web Development
9 1048 (29.50%) Git (software)
10 989 (27.84%) OO
11 980 (27.58%) Symfony
12 970 (27.30%) Laravel
13 957 (26.93%) Agile Software Development
14 933 (26.26%) Linux
15 931 (26.20%) LAMP
16 907 (25.53%) HTML5
17 825 (23.22%) OOP
18 628 (17.68%) AngularJS
19 617 (17.37%) E-Commerce
20 592 (16.66%) Zend
21 521 (14.66%) OO PHP
22 520 (14.64%) CSS3
23 455 (12.81%) SQL
24 450 (12.67%) WordPress
25 410 (11.54%) Apache
26 379 (10.67%) TDD
27 351 (9.88%) Ajax
28 326 (9.18%) Marketing
29 321 (9.03%) Software Engineering
30 314 (8.84%) XML

PHP Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 450 (12.67%) WordPress
2 410 (11.54%) Apache
3 296 (8.33%) CMS
4 276 (7.77%) Drupal
5 148 (4.17%) nginx
6 126 (3.55%) Elasticsearch
7 32 (0.90%) Joomla!
8 31 (0.87%) Moodle
9 19 (0.53%) Apache Solr
10 12 (0.34%) Confluence
11 11 (0.31%) concrete5
12 9 (0.25%) ExpressionEngine
13 8 (0.23%) IIS
14 7 (0.20%) MS Exchange
14 7 (0.20%) OpenStack
14 7 (0.20%) SilverStripe
15 6 (0.17%) Umbraco
16 5 (0.14%) Facebook Platform
16 5 (0.14%) SharePoint
17 4 (0.11%) Totara
Applications
1 72 (2.03%) Photoshop
2 19 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
3 18 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (0.17%) Fireworks
4 6 (0.17%) Microsoft Excel
5 5 (0.14%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (0.11%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.084%) InDesign
8 2 (0.056%) HipChat
9 1 (0.028%) GIMP
9 1 (0.028%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 281 (7.91%) Magento
2 49 (1.38%) Payment Gateway
3 11 (0.31%) Shopify
4 9 (0.25%) OpenCart
5 7 (0.20%) NetSuite
6 5 (0.14%) osCommerce
6 5 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 5 (0.14%) WebTrends
7 2 (0.056%) nopCommerce
8 1 (0.028%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.028%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 229 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 152 (4.28%) GitHub
3 118 (3.32%) SaaS
4 39 (1.10%) Google Analytics
5 38 (1.07%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 34 (0.96%) Amazon S3
7 32 (0.90%) Google Cloud Platform
8 28 (0.79%) Heroku
9 25 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
10 15 (0.42%) Linode
11 14 (0.39%) Google Compute Engine
11 14 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
12 13 (0.37%) DigitalOcean
13 12 (0.34%) AdWords
14 10 (0.28%) Sage Pay
15 6 (0.17%) Trello
16 5 (0.14%) Chartbeat
16 5 (0.14%) Datadog
17 4 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
17 4 (0.11%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 67 (1.89%) Internet
2 36 (1.01%) HTTP
3 27 (0.76%) Intranet
4 16 (0.45%) DNS
5 14 (0.39%) SSH
6 12 (0.34%) ATM
7 11 (0.31%) TCP/IP
8 10 (0.28%) AMQP
8 10 (0.28%) SMTP
9 9 (0.25%) Extranet
10 7 (0.20%) Unified Communications
11 4 (0.11%) Firewall
12 3 (0.084%) Broadband
12 3 (0.084%) Network Security
12 3 (0.084%) Skype
13 2 (0.056%) SSL
14 1 (0.028%) DHCP
14 1 (0.028%) FTP
14 1 (0.028%) LAN
14 1 (0.028%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2284 (64.28%) MySQL
2 172 (4.84%) Relational Database
3 142 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
4 136 (3.83%) NoSQL
5 119 (3.35%) SQL Server
6 113 (3.18%) MongoDB
7 84 (2.36%) Redis
8 35 (0.99%) Amazon RDS
9 33 (0.93%) Big Data
10 27 (0.76%) RDBMS
11 26 (0.73%) MariaDB
12 10 (0.28%) Data Mining
13 8 (0.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 8 (0.23%) CouchDB
14 7 (0.20%) SQLite
15 6 (0.17%) Amazon Redshift
15 6 (0.17%) Hadoop
15 6 (0.17%) phpMyAdmin
16 5 (0.14%) OLAP
17 4 (0.11%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 1048 (29.50%) Git (software)
2 249 (7.01%) Subversion
3 201 (5.66%) PHPUnit
4 104 (2.93%) Jenkins
5 103 (2.90%) JIRA
6 101 (2.84%) gulp
7 77 (2.17%) Grunt
8 73 (2.05%) Vagrant
9 47 (1.32%) Selenium
10 38 (1.07%) Mercurial
10 38 (1.07%) webpack
11 36 (1.01%) git-flow
12 27 (0.76%) Bitbucket
13 25 (0.70%) GitLab
14 24 (0.68%) Bower
15 21 (0.59%) Redmine
16 20 (0.56%) PhantomJS
17 16 (0.45%) Jasmine
18 15 (0.42%) Travis CI
19 14 (0.39%) PhpStorm
General
1 326 (9.18%) Marketing
2 201 (5.66%) Finance
3 134 (3.77%) Retail
4 104 (2.93%) Advertising
5 90 (2.53%) Games
6 55 (1.55%) Publishing
6 55 (1.55%) Telecoms
7 46 (1.29%) Manufacturing
8 38 (1.07%) Banking
9 27 (0.76%) Electronics
10 26 (0.73%) Back Office
11 20 (0.56%) Law
12 19 (0.53%) Automotive
12 19 (0.53%) Legal
13 14 (0.39%) Music Industry
14 9 (0.25%) Financial Institution
15 8 (0.23%) Billing
15 8 (0.23%) Multimedia
16 7 (0.20%) Investment Banking
17 4 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2409 (67.80%) HTML
2 2366 (66.59%) CSS
3 1323 (37.24%) jQuery
4 980 (27.58%) Symfony
5 970 (27.30%) Laravel
6 931 (26.20%) LAMP
7 907 (25.53%) HTML5
8 628 (17.68%) AngularJS
9 520 (14.64%) CSS3
10 351 (9.88%) Ajax
11 314 (8.84%) XML
12 285 (8.02%) JSON
13 277 (7.80%) Sass
14 268 (7.54%) Node.js
15 257 (7.23%) Web Services
16 254 (7.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 245 (6.90%) RESTful
18 228 (6.42%) CodeIgniter
19 216 (6.08%) React
20 210 (5.91%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 219 (6.16%) User Experience
2 184 (5.18%) Computer Science
3 180 (5.07%) Mobile App
4 132 (3.72%) Linux Command Line
5 107 (3.01%) iPad
6 106 (2.98%) Analytical Skills
7 95 (2.67%) Greenfield Project
8 67 (1.89%) Social Media
9 41 (1.15%) Digital Media
10 33 (0.93%) e-Learning
10 33 (0.93%) Fintech
11 18 (0.51%) Algorithms
11 18 (0.51%) Data Structures
12 15 (0.42%) BBC
13 14 (0.39%) Enterprise Software
13 14 (0.39%) Life Science
13 14 (0.39%) W3C
14 12 (0.34%) iPhone
14 12 (0.34%) Mobile Games
14 12 (0.34%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 933 (26.26%) Linux
2 117 (3.29%) Android
3 103 (2.90%) Apple iOS
4 95 (2.67%) Windows
5 58 (1.63%) Unix
6 31 (0.87%) CentOS
7 30 (0.84%) Ubuntu
8 23 (0.65%) Mac OS X
9 20 (0.56%) Mac OS
10 16 (0.45%) Debian
11 13 (0.37%) Windows Server
12 7 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.056%) Fedora
13 2 (0.056%) FreeBSD
14 1 (0.028%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1252 (35.24%) MVC
2 1201 (33.80%) Web Development
3 989 (27.84%) OO
4 957 (26.93%) Agile Software Development
5 825 (23.22%) OOP
6 617 (17.37%) E-Commerce
7 521 (14.66%) OO PHP
8 379 (10.67%) TDD
9 321 (9.03%) Software Engineering
10 288 (8.11%) Front End Development
11 266 (7.49%) Scrum
12 260 (7.32%) Open Source
12 260 (7.32%) Unit Testing
13 162 (4.56%) Mentoring
14 157 (4.42%) BDD
15 156 (4.39%) Continuous Integration
16 150 (4.22%) SDLC
17 131 (3.69%) DevOps
18 113 (3.18%) CRM
19 110 (3.10%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3553 (100.00%) PHP
2 2583 (72.70%) JavaScript
3 455 (12.81%) SQL
4 236 (6.64%) Java
5 163 (4.59%) PHP 5
6 141 (3.97%) Python
7 98 (2.76%) PHP 7
8 82 (2.31%) C#
9 77 (2.17%) Ruby
10 71 (2.00%) Perl
11 61 (1.72%) C++
12 42 (1.18%) XPath
13 38 (1.07%) Bash Shell
14 28 (0.79%) C
15 25 (0.70%) ES6
16 23 (0.65%) T-SQL
17 18 (0.51%) Go
18 17 (0.48%) Objective-C
19 14 (0.39%) Apple Swift
19 14 (0.39%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 295 (8.30%) Degree
2 5 (0.14%) PhD
3 4 (0.11%) MySQL Certification
3 4 (0.11%) Postgraduate
4 3 (0.084%) DBS Check
4 3 (0.084%) MOS
5 2 (0.056%) ICAEW
5 2 (0.056%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.028%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (1.60%) QA
2 10 (0.28%) ISO 9001
3 7 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (0.20%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.14%) WCAG
5 2 (0.056%) GDPR
6 1 (0.028%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.028%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.028%) SDET
6 1 (0.028%) Section 508
6 1 (0.028%) SLA
6 1 (0.028%) WAI
System Software
1 139 (3.91%) Docker
2 41 (1.15%) Varnish
3 15 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
4 13 (0.37%) LXC
5 8 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (0.11%) VirtualBox
7 3 (0.084%) HDFS
7 3 (0.084%) Samba
8 2 (0.056%) iptables
9 1 (0.028%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.028%) Squid
Systems Management
1 42 (1.18%) Ansible
2 36 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (0.76%) Puppet
4 5 (0.14%) Consul
4 5 (0.14%) Salt
4 5 (0.14%) Terraform
5 4 (0.11%) Capistrano
5 4 (0.11%) cPanel
6 2 (0.056%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (0.056%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.056%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.028%) Plesk
7 1 (0.028%) SELinux
Vendors
1 592 (16.66%) Zend
2 125 (3.52%) Google
3 51 (1.44%) Twitter
4 49 (1.38%) Adobe
4 49 (1.38%) Microsoft
5 45 (1.27%) Facebook
6 33 (0.93%) Oracle
7 20 (0.56%) Apple
8 16 (0.45%) Red Hat
9 10 (0.28%) PayPal
9 10 (0.28%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (0.23%) Sencha
10 8 (0.23%) SendGrid
10 8 (0.23%) VMware
11 7 (0.20%) Veeam
12 6 (0.17%) New Relic
13 5 (0.14%) Atlassian
13 5 (0.14%) Dell
13 5 (0.14%) SAP
14 4 (0.11%) Sage
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Pudsey, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ninesharp
Posted: 15 hours ago
Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier IT
Posted: 8 hours ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
West London
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £250 - £320 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Romsey, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier IT
Posted: 8 hours ago