The median annual salary for a PHP Programmer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP Programmer
UK / England
Rank 832 902 903
Rank change year-on-year +70 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Programmer 2 40 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.003% 0.041% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% 0.043% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 2 39 33
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% +6.06%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £40,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £35,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year -28.57% +12.90%  

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 75889 93457 96279
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.26% 96.43% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 63471 79007 79398
Median salary £46,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.09% +1.11%  
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 £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

PHP Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP Programmer in England

PHP Programmer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for PHP Programmer in England

PHP Programmer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP Programmer in England over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP Programmer in England

PHP Programmer
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 Programmer within the England region over the 3 months to 26 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
London +78 1 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Yorkshire +11 1 £25,000 -28.57%
PHP Programmer
UK

PHP Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, PHP Programmer 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 Programmer in the job title.

1 22 (100.00%) PHP
2 17 (77.27%) JavaScript
3 15 (68.18%) HTML
3 15 (68.18%) CSS
4 11 (50.00%) jQuery
5 10 (45.45%) Degree
5 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (40.91%) Software Engineering
6 9 (40.91%) MySQL
6 9 (40.91%) SQL
7 8 (36.36%) OOP
7 8 (36.36%) HTML5
8 7 (31.82%) Computer Science
8 7 (31.82%) Ruby
8 7 (31.82%) Google
8 7 (31.82%) Web Design
9 6 (27.27%) Java
9 6 (27.27%) JSON
9 6 (27.27%) Android
9 6 (27.27%) Mobile App
10 5 (22.73%) Analytics
10 5 (22.73%) CSS3
10 5 (22.73%) Marketing
10 5 (22.73%) XML
10 5 (22.73%) Ajax
11 4 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (18.18%) Publishing
11 4 (18.18%) TDD
11 4 (18.18%) Postgraduate
11 4 (18.18%) Linux

PHP Programmer Skill Set
Top Related 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 1 (4.55%) CMS
1 1 (4.55%) Drupal
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.55%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (9.09%) InDesign
1 2 (9.09%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 4 (18.18%) Google Cloud Platform
1 4 (18.18%) Google Compute Engine
1 4 (18.18%) Heroku
2 2 (9.09%) GitHub
2 2 (9.09%) Google Play
2 2 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Skype
2 1 (4.55%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) MySQL
2 4 (18.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 4 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (18.18%) Redis
3 3 (13.64%) Big Data
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (4.55%) MariaDB
4 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Android Studio
1 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 2 (9.09%) Gradle
2 1 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (4.55%) Hudson
2 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.55%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (4.55%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (22.73%) Marketing
2 4 (18.18%) Publishing
3 2 (9.09%) Retail
4 1 (4.55%) Billing
4 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) CSS
1 15 (68.18%) HTML
2 11 (50.00%) jQuery
3 8 (36.36%) HTML5
4 6 (27.27%) JSON
5 5 (22.73%) Ajax
5 5 (22.73%) CSS3
5 5 (22.73%) XML
6 4 (18.18%) Elastic Stack
6 4 (18.18%) Ruby on Rails
6 4 (18.18%) Sass
6 4 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (13.64%) CakePHP
7 3 (13.64%) Spine.js
8 1 (4.55%) Django
8 1 (4.55%) JSF
8 1 (4.55%) JSP
8 1 (4.55%) Laravel
8 1 (4.55%) Node.js
8 1 (4.55%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Computer Science
2 6 (27.27%) Mobile App
3 2 (9.09%) Fintech
3 2 (9.09%) User Experience
4 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.55%) Digital Media
4 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) mHealth
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Android
2 4 (18.18%) Apple iOS
2 4 (18.18%) Linux
2 4 (18.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) Software Engineering
3 8 (36.36%) OOP
4 7 (31.82%) Web Design
5 5 (22.73%) Analytics
6 4 (18.18%) Mathematics
6 4 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (18.18%) TDD
7 3 (13.64%) Android Development
7 3 (13.64%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 3 (13.64%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (13.64%) MVC
7 3 (13.64%) SDLC
7 3 (13.64%) Web Development
8 2 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (9.09%) Disruptive Innovation
8 2 (9.09%) Open Source
9 1 (4.55%) Artificial Intelligence
9 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) PHP
2 17 (77.27%) JavaScript
3 9 (40.91%) SQL
4 7 (31.82%) Ruby
5 6 (27.27%) Java
6 4 (18.18%) C
7 3 (13.64%) C++
8 2 (9.09%) Python
9 1 (4.55%) Apple Swift
9 1 (4.55%) C#
9 1 (4.55%) MATLAB
9 1 (4.55%) Objective-C
9 1 (4.55%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) Degree
2 4 (18.18%) Postgraduate
3 3 (13.64%) DBS Check
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (4.55%) Ansible
2 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Google
2 3 (13.64%) Xamarin
3 2 (9.09%) Adobe
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) XMPie
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
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