Period
to 26 July 2017

The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 26 July 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
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 164 146 148
Rank change year-on-year -18 +2 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 3722 4442 4645
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.23% 2.34% 2.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.32% 2.42% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3451 4223 4173
England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.74% +4.29%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £23,050
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -

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 160394 183462 200536
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.98% 96.53% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 131344 155892 166148
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 6 months to 26 July 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 6 months to 26 July 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
North of England +6 993 £35,000 - 85
London -50 939 £50,000 +2.04% 81
Midlands +36 619 £32,500 +3.17% 46
South East -74 599 £37,500 - 50
North West +6 572 £37,500 +7.14% 50
West Midlands +26 416 £32,500 +8.33% 19
Yorkshire 0 389 £35,000 - 33
South West +17 381 £35,000 - 28
East Midlands +56 203 £32,500 -4.41% 27
East of England -13 195 £34,000 -2.86% 23
North East +18 32 £30,000 - 2
PHP Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 3722 (100.00%) PHP
2 2664 (71.57%) JavaScript
3 2392 (64.27%) HTML
4 2346 (63.03%) MySQL
5 2341 (62.90%) CSS
6 1313 (35.28%) MVC
7 1286 (34.55%) jQuery
8 1238 (33.26%) Web Development
9 1157 (31.09%) Laravel
10 1136 (30.52%) Git (software)
11 1036 (27.83%) Linux
12 1023 (27.49%) Agile Software Development
13 1005 (27.00%) Symfony
14 986 (26.49%) LAMP
15 984 (26.44%) OO
16 826 (22.19%) HTML5
17 756 (20.31%) OOP
18 656 (17.62%) Zend
19 652 (17.52%) AngularJS
20 598 (16.07%) E-Commerce
21 539 (14.48%) CSS3
22 528 (14.19%) SQL
23 465 (12.49%) OO PHP
24 437 (11.74%) WordPress
25 429 (11.53%) TDD
26 396 (10.64%) Apache
27 386 (10.37%) CMS
27 386 (10.37%) Marketing
28 335 (9.00%) Magento
29 320 (8.60%) Node.js

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
1 437 (11.74%) WordPress
2 396 (10.64%) Apache
3 386 (10.37%) CMS
4 302 (8.11%) Drupal
5 142 (3.82%) Elasticsearch
6 133 (3.57%) nginx
7 56 (1.50%) Joomla!
8 35 (0.94%) Apache Solr
9 26 (0.70%) Confluence
10 20 (0.54%) Moodle
11 9 (0.24%) eZ Publish
12 8 (0.21%) ExpressionEngine
12 8 (0.21%) Totara
13 7 (0.19%) IIS
13 7 (0.19%) SilverStripe
14 6 (0.16%) Umbraco
15 5 (0.13%) Facebook Platform
15 5 (0.13%) Tomcat
16 4 (0.11%) Foswiki
17 3 (0.081%) PrestaShop
Applications
1 58 (1.56%) Photoshop
2 24 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
3 18 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (0.13%) GIMP
5 4 (0.11%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (0.11%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.081%) Microsoft Office
7 2 (0.054%) Moqups
8 1 (0.027%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 335 (9.00%) Magento
2 41 (1.10%) Payment Gateway
3 14 (0.38%) OpenCart
4 12 (0.32%) WebTrends
5 11 (0.30%) Shopify
6 5 (0.13%) osCommerce
7 2 (0.054%) MetaTrader
7 2 (0.054%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 240 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 167 (4.49%) GitHub
3 122 (3.28%) SaaS
4 39 (1.05%) Amazon S3
5 35 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
6 27 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
7 24 (0.64%) Google Analytics
8 23 (0.62%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 21 (0.56%) Heroku
10 18 (0.48%) DigitalOcean
10 18 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
11 14 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
12 13 (0.35%) Linode
13 11 (0.30%) Amazon SQS
13 11 (0.30%) AWS Lambda
14 6 (0.16%) AdWords
14 6 (0.16%) Slack
14 6 (0.16%) Trello
15 5 (0.13%) Chartbeat
15 5 (0.13%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 63 (1.69%) Internet
2 36 (0.97%) HTTP
3 24 (0.64%) Intranet
4 19 (0.51%) DNS
5 16 (0.43%) SSH
6 6 (0.16%) Firewall
6 6 (0.16%) FTP
6 6 (0.16%) SMTP
7 5 (0.13%) AMQP
7 5 (0.13%) Extranet
7 5 (0.13%) OpenLDAP
8 4 (0.11%) Skype
9 3 (0.081%) Broadband
9 3 (0.081%) Network Security
9 3 (0.081%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.054%) SMS
10 2 (0.054%) SSL
11 1 (0.027%) Reverse Proxy
11 1 (0.027%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2346 (63.03%) MySQL
2 158 (4.25%) Relational Database
3 146 (3.92%) NoSQL
4 138 (3.71%) SQL Server
5 132 (3.55%) MongoDB
5 132 (3.55%) PostgreSQL
6 77 (2.07%) Redis
7 44 (1.18%) Amazon RDS
8 43 (1.16%) MariaDB
9 24 (0.64%) RDBMS
10 23 (0.62%) Big Data
11 13 (0.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 12 (0.32%) Data Mining
13 8 (0.21%) Apache Cassandra
13 8 (0.21%) SQLite
14 6 (0.16%) Amazon Redshift
14 6 (0.16%) InterSystems Cache
15 5 (0.13%) CouchDB
16 4 (0.11%) OLAP
17 3 (0.081%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1136 (30.52%) Git (software)
2 258 (6.93%) Subversion
3 232 (6.23%) PHPUnit
4 137 (3.68%) gulp
5 131 (3.52%) Jenkins
6 127 (3.41%) JIRA
7 92 (2.47%) Vagrant
8 83 (2.23%) Grunt
9 66 (1.77%) Selenium
10 61 (1.64%) webpack
11 39 (1.05%) Mercurial
12 37 (0.99%) Bitbucket
13 36 (0.97%) Bower
14 34 (0.91%) git-flow
15 29 (0.78%) GitLab
16 25 (0.67%) WebDriver
17 24 (0.64%) PhantomJS
18 23 (0.62%) Selenium IDE
18 23 (0.62%) Travis CI
19 20 (0.54%) Eclipse
General
1 386 (10.37%) Marketing
2 252 (6.77%) Finance
3 182 (4.89%) Retail
4 109 (2.93%) Advertising
5 88 (2.36%) Electronics
6 86 (2.31%) Telecoms
7 80 (2.15%) Games
8 69 (1.85%) Manufacturing
9 63 (1.69%) Legal
10 61 (1.64%) Automotive
11 49 (1.32%) Banking
12 42 (1.13%) Back Office
13 26 (0.70%) Publishing
14 16 (0.43%) Law
14 16 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
15 13 (0.35%) Music Industry
16 12 (0.32%) Multimedia
17 10 (0.27%) Billing
18 7 (0.19%) Financial Institution
19 6 (0.16%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2392 (64.27%) HTML
2 2341 (62.90%) CSS
3 1286 (34.55%) jQuery
4 1157 (31.09%) Laravel
5 1005 (27.00%) Symfony
6 986 (26.49%) LAMP
7 826 (22.19%) HTML5
8 652 (17.52%) AngularJS
9 539 (14.48%) CSS3
10 320 (8.60%) Node.js
11 315 (8.46%) XML
12 308 (8.28%) React
13 302 (8.11%) Ajax
13 302 (8.11%) RESTful
14 297 (7.98%) Sass
15 260 (6.99%) REST
16 249 (6.69%) JSON
17 247 (6.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 246 (6.61%) Web Services
19 213 (5.72%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 211 (5.67%) Mobile App
2 194 (5.21%) User Experience
3 146 (3.92%) Computer Science
4 113 (3.04%) Greenfield Project
4 113 (3.04%) Linux Command Line
5 87 (2.34%) iPad
6 73 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
7 48 (1.29%) Social Media
8 41 (1.10%) Data Structures
9 40 (1.07%) Fintech
10 32 (0.86%) Digital Media
11 26 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
12 22 (0.59%) Blog
13 20 (0.54%) e-Learning
14 18 (0.48%) Algorithms
15 16 (0.43%) iPhone
15 16 (0.43%) Online Games
16 15 (0.40%) Hedge funds
16 15 (0.40%) NHS
17 11 (0.30%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1036 (27.83%) Linux
2 146 (3.92%) Android
3 134 (3.60%) Apple iOS
4 98 (2.63%) Windows
5 82 (2.20%) Unix
6 29 (0.78%) CentOS
7 24 (0.64%) Ubuntu
8 14 (0.38%) Debian
9 13 (0.35%) Windows Server
10 11 (0.30%) Mac OS X
11 7 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
13 5 (0.13%) FreeBSD
14 4 (0.11%) Fedora
15 1 (0.027%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.027%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1313 (35.28%) MVC
2 1238 (33.26%) Web Development
3 1023 (27.49%) Agile Software Development
4 984 (26.44%) OO
5 756 (20.31%) OOP
6 598 (16.07%) E-Commerce
7 465 (12.49%) OO PHP
8 429 (11.53%) TDD
9 306 (8.22%) Software Engineering
10 305 (8.19%) Front End Development
11 276 (7.42%) Scrum
12 213 (5.72%) Open Source
13 191 (5.13%) Mentoring
14 183 (4.92%) Continuous Integration
14 183 (4.92%) Unit Testing
15 172 (4.62%) DevOps
16 162 (4.35%) BDD
17 133 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
18 124 (3.33%) Digital Marketing
19 121 (3.25%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3722 (100.00%) PHP
2 2664 (71.57%) JavaScript
3 528 (14.19%) SQL
4 262 (7.04%) Java
5 195 (5.24%) PHP 5
6 156 (4.19%) Python
7 151 (4.06%) PHP 7
8 83 (2.23%) C#
9 69 (1.85%) Ruby
10 59 (1.59%) Perl
11 58 (1.56%) ES6
12 57 (1.53%) C++
13 55 (1.48%) Bash Shell
14 36 (0.97%) XPath
15 27 (0.73%) T-SQL
16 26 (0.70%) C
17 23 (0.62%) Go
18 16 (0.43%) TypeScript
19 15 (0.40%) PHP 4
20 14 (0.38%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 241 (6.48%) Degree
2 76 (2.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (0.32%) PhD
4 9 (0.24%) Security Cleared
5 8 (0.21%) SC Cleared
6 6 (0.16%) MOS
7 5 (0.13%) Master's Degree
7 5 (0.13%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.081%) HND
9 1 (0.027%) ICAEW
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (1.56%) QA
2 10 (0.27%) GCP
2 10 (0.27%) PCI DSS
3 8 (0.21%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.054%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.054%) SLA
5 2 (0.054%) WCAG
6 1 (0.027%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.027%) Section 508
System Software
1 192 (5.16%) Docker
2 29 (0.78%) Varnish
3 12 (0.32%) LXC
3 12 (0.32%) Virtual Servers
4 9 (0.24%) VirtualBox
5 3 (0.081%) HDFS
5 3 (0.081%) iptables
5 3 (0.081%) Samba
6 2 (0.054%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.054%) vSphere
7 1 (0.027%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.027%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.027%) Firmware
7 1 (0.027%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 73 (1.96%) Puppet
2 54 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
3 38 (1.02%) Ansible
4 14 (0.38%) Kubernetes
5 9 (0.24%) Capistrano
5 9 (0.24%) cPanel
6 6 (0.16%) Terraform
7 5 (0.13%) Consul
7 5 (0.13%) Salt
8 3 (0.081%) SELinux
9 1 (0.027%) Nagios
9 1 (0.027%) Plesk
9 1 (0.027%) Rancher
Vendors
1 656 (17.62%) Zend
2 87 (2.34%) Google
3 43 (1.16%) Oracle
4 42 (1.13%) Adobe
5 39 (1.05%) Apple
6 36 (0.97%) Facebook
6 36 (0.97%) Microsoft
6 36 (0.97%) SAP
7 27 (0.73%) Twitter
8 16 (0.43%) Sencha
9 12 (0.32%) Atlassian
10 11 (0.30%) Red Hat
11 10 (0.27%) Plumtree
12 8 (0.21%) PayPal
12 8 (0.21%) Salesforce.com
12 8 (0.21%) SendGrid
13 6 (0.16%) Demandware
14 5 (0.13%) Dell
14 5 (0.13%) EnterpriseDB
14 5 (0.13%) New Relic
Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Grantham, Lincolnshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Maxwell Bond
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + remote working
Posted: 13 hours ago
Baldock, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Amazing Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum, Benefits Benefits & Bonus
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Uxbridge, Middlesex
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus / equity
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
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Brighton, East Sussex
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Preston, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus + benefits
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London
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