Period
to 23 January 2018

The median annual salary for a PHP Web Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

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

PHP Web Developer
UK > England
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 638 687 573
Rank change year-on-year +49 -114 -71
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Web Developer 574 501 893
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.35% 0.30% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.31% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 533 459 839
England median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 157,043 160,190 188,299
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.08% 96.48% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 128,961 134,332 158,959
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

PHP Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP Web Developer in England

PHP Web Developer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for PHP Web Developer in England

PHP Web Developer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP Web Developer in England over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for PHP Web Developer in England

PHP Web 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 Web Developer within the England region over the 6 months to 23 January 2018. 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
South East +61 162 £35,000 -6.67% 18
Midlands +94 146 £32,500 - 20
West Midlands +81 129 £32,500 - 8
London -6 92 £41,250 +3.13% 16
North of England -62 75 £35,000 +9.38% 21
South West +11 68 £30,000 -22.08% 12
Yorkshire -7 37 £37,000 +13.85% 5
North West -55 32 £32,500 +1.56% 10
East of England -1 31 £34,500 +6.15% 7
East Midlands +8 17 £32,250 -0.77% 12
North East -17 6 £40,000 +19.40% 6
PHP Web Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, PHP Web Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region featuring PHP Web Developer in the job title.

1 574 (100.00%) PHP
2 552 (96.17%) Web Development
3 473 (82.40%) JavaScript
4 426 (74.22%) HTML
5 412 (71.78%) CSS
6 402 (70.03%) MySQL
7 244 (42.51%) MVC
8 221 (38.50%) jQuery
9 205 (35.71%) Linux
10 200 (34.84%) Laravel
11 191 (33.28%) LAMP
12 161 (28.05%) Git (software)
13 136 (23.69%) Symfony
14 131 (22.82%) OOP
15 129 (22.47%) Agile Software Development
16 123 (21.43%) AngularJS
17 122 (21.25%) HTML5
18 113 (19.69%) OO
19 107 (18.64%) WordPress
20 106 (18.47%) Front End Development
21 102 (17.77%) E-Commerce
22 96 (16.72%) Zend
23 93 (16.20%) Apache
24 89 (15.51%) SQL
24 89 (15.51%) Node.js
25 87 (15.16%) CMS
26 81 (14.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
27 69 (12.02%) Sass
28 66 (11.50%) Mobile App
29 59 (10.28%) Ajax

PHP Web 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
1 107 (18.64%) WordPress
2 93 (16.20%) Apache
3 87 (15.16%) CMS
4 39 (6.79%) Drupal
5 12 (2.09%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (1.57%) nginx
7 7 (1.22%) Apache Solr
7 7 (1.22%) ExpressionEngine
8 4 (0.70%) EPiServer
9 2 (0.35%) Joomla!
9 2 (0.35%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.35%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.17%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.17%) IIS
10 1 (0.17%) Movable Type
10 1 (0.17%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.17%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 19 (3.31%) Photoshop
2 10 (1.74%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (1.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 35 (6.10%) Magento
2 7 (1.22%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.35%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.17%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 31 (5.40%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (3.31%) GitHub
3 10 (1.74%) npm
4 7 (1.22%) Google App Engine
4 7 (1.22%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (0.87%) Google Analytics
6 4 (0.70%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 4 (0.70%) SaaS
7 3 (0.52%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.52%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.52%) CloudFront
7 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (0.52%) Serverless
8 1 (0.17%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 28 (4.88%) Intranet
2 15 (2.61%) Network Security
3 8 (1.39%) Internet
4 3 (0.52%) HTTP
5 2 (0.35%) DNS
5 2 (0.35%) SMTP
6 1 (0.17%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 402 (70.03%) MySQL
2 50 (8.71%) NoSQL
3 44 (7.67%) SQL Server
4 28 (4.88%) MongoDB
5 18 (3.14%) Relational Database
6 10 (1.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 7 (1.22%) MariaDB
7 7 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (0.70%) Big Data
9 3 (0.52%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.35%) FileMaker
10 2 (0.35%) Redis
10 2 (0.35%) SQLite
10 2 (0.35%) Text Mining
11 1 (0.17%) phpMyAdmin
Development Applications
1 161 (28.05%) Git (software)
2 40 (6.97%) PHPUnit
3 30 (5.23%) gulp
4 25 (4.36%) Subversion
5 22 (3.83%) Grunt
6 19 (3.31%) Vagrant
7 14 (2.44%) JUnit
8 13 (2.26%) Jenkins
9 9 (1.57%) Xdebug
10 7 (1.22%) Codeception
10 7 (1.22%) Selenium
11 6 (1.05%) Bitbucket
11 6 (1.05%) Mercurial
12 4 (0.70%) JIRA
13 3 (0.52%) Dreamweaver
13 3 (0.52%) Karma Test Runner
13 3 (0.52%) Protractor
13 3 (0.52%) webpack
14 1 (0.17%) Android Studio
14 1 (0.17%) Sinon.JS
General
1 44 (7.67%) Marketing
2 36 (6.27%) Retail
3 27 (4.70%) Finance
4 21 (3.66%) Games
5 15 (2.61%) Telecoms
6 13 (2.26%) Back Office
7 9 (1.57%) Advertising
8 8 (1.39%) Automotive
8 8 (1.39%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.52%) Banking
11 1 (0.17%) Electronics
11 1 (0.17%) French Language
11 1 (0.17%) German Language
11 1 (0.17%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.17%) Portuguese Language
11 1 (0.17%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.17%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 426 (74.22%) HTML
2 412 (71.78%) CSS
3 221 (38.50%) jQuery
4 200 (34.84%) Laravel
5 191 (33.28%) LAMP
6 136 (23.69%) Symfony
7 123 (21.43%) AngularJS
8 122 (21.25%) HTML5
9 89 (15.51%) Node.js
10 81 (14.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 69 (12.02%) Sass
12 59 (10.28%) Ajax
13 57 (9.93%) CSS3
14 50 (8.71%) Web Services
15 48 (8.36%) CodeIgniter
15 48 (8.36%) JSON
16 39 (6.79%) LESS
17 36 (6.27%) React
17 36 (6.27%) Zend Framework
18 33 (5.75%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 66 (11.50%) Mobile App
2 35 (6.10%) User Experience
3 33 (5.75%) Greenfield Project
3 33 (5.75%) Linux Command Line
4 25 (4.36%) Social Media
5 15 (2.61%) Fintech
6 12 (2.09%) Computer Science
7 11 (1.92%) Hedge funds
8 10 (1.74%) NHS
9 8 (1.39%) BBC
9 8 (1.39%) Graphic Design
9 8 (1.39%) Online Games
10 7 (1.22%) iPhone
10 7 (1.22%) Replication
11 4 (0.70%) Driving Licence
12 3 (0.52%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (0.52%) Animation
12 3 (0.52%) Digital Media
12 3 (0.52%) iPad
12 3 (0.52%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 205 (35.71%) Linux
2 43 (7.49%) Windows
3 24 (4.18%) Android
4 20 (3.48%) Unix
5 19 (3.31%) Apple iOS
6 9 (1.57%) CentOS
7 5 (0.87%) Debian
7 5 (0.87%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.52%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 552 (96.17%) Web Development
2 244 (42.51%) MVC
3 131 (22.82%) OOP
4 129 (22.47%) Agile Software Development
5 113 (19.69%) OO
6 106 (18.47%) Front End Development
7 102 (17.77%) E-Commerce
8 51 (8.89%) Mobile Application Development
9 45 (7.84%) TDD
10 41 (7.14%) Scrum
11 40 (6.97%) Unit Testing
12 39 (6.79%) OO PHP
13 37 (6.45%) CRM
13 37 (6.45%) SEO
13 37 (6.45%) Web Application Development
14 33 (5.75%) Software Engineering
15 31 (5.40%) Content Management
16 29 (5.05%) Open Source
17 28 (4.88%) Test Automation
18 22 (3.83%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 574 (100.00%) PHP
2 473 (82.40%) JavaScript
3 89 (15.51%) SQL
4 49 (8.54%) Python
5 30 (5.23%) Java
6 28 (4.88%) PHP 7
7 27 (4.70%) Ruby
8 21 (3.66%) PHP 5
9 19 (3.31%) Go
10 14 (2.44%) C
10 14 (2.44%) C#
11 12 (2.09%) T-SQL
12 11 (1.92%) ES6
13 8 (1.39%) Bash Shell
14 6 (1.05%) Perl
15 5 (0.87%) Bourne shell
15 5 (0.87%) Elixir
16 1 (0.17%) ActionScript
16 1 (0.17%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 19 (3.31%) Degree
2 6 (1.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.35%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.17%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.52%) WAI
2 1 (0.17%) QA
2 1 (0.17%) WCAG
System Software
1 29 (5.05%) Docker
2 4 (0.70%) Samba
Systems Management
1 11 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (1.39%) Capistrano
3 7 (1.22%) Kubernetes
3 7 (1.22%) Puppet
4 1 (0.17%) Ansible
Vendors
1 96 (16.72%) Zend
2 21 (3.66%) Google
3 10 (1.74%) Adobe
4 7 (1.22%) Facebook
4 7 (1.22%) Percona
5 5 (0.87%) Yahoo!
6 4 (0.70%) DoubleClick
7 3 (0.52%) Microsoft
7 3 (0.52%) Perforce
8 2 (0.35%) Oracle
8 2 (0.35%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.35%) Sencha
8 2 (0.35%) Sony
8 2 (0.35%) WooCommerce
9 1 (0.17%) Demandware
9 1 (0.17%) SAP
9 1 (0.17%) Twitter