PHP Jobs in England

PHP
UK > England

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for PHP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PHP over the 6 months to 23 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
23 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 142 170 103
Rank change year-on-year +28 -67 -38
Permanent jobs citing PHP 1,702 2,114 4,403
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 2.01% 2.25% 3.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.18% 5.15% 6.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1,539 1,475 2,796
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £41,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +11.11%
75th Percentile £63,750 £67,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £86,250 £85,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +11.11%

All Programming Languages
England

PHP is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for coding skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 27,552 41,041 69,637
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 32.57% 43.59% 53.32%
Number of salaries quoted 22,531 26,246 39,730
10th Percentile £35,250 £39,750 £37,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £50,000 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% +8.70%
75th Percentile £80,000 £87,500 £83,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £107,500 £100,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% +13.64%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing PHP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for PHP in England

PHP
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PHP in England.

Salary trend for PHP in England

PHP
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing PHP in England over the 6 months to 23 April 2024.

Salary histogram for PHP in England

PHP
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 within the England region over the 6 months to 23 April 2024. 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
Jobs
North of England +40 481 £47,500 -5.00% 116
London +19 293 £62,500 +4.17% 93
South West 0 263 £45,000 -5.26% 54
South East -87 253 £55,000 +10.00% 44
North West +46 236 £50,000 -9.09% 55
Midlands +16 229 £45,000 -14.29% 53
Yorkshire +67 220 £46,000 +2.22% 50
East of England +58 167 £43,500 -33.08% 26
East Midlands +4 117 £45,000 -7.69% 24
West Midlands +18 111 £45,000 -14.29% 29
North East -41 25 £45,000 -21.74% 12
PHP
UK

PHP
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 245 (14.39%) WordPress
2 102 (5.99%) CMS
3 74 (4.35%) Drupal
4 59 (3.47%) Apache
5 48 (2.82%) nginx
6 19 (1.12%) Confluence
7 11 (0.65%) IIS
7 11 (0.65%) SharePoint
8 10 (0.59%) Headless CMS
9 8 (0.47%) Moodle
10 6 (0.35%) Apache Solr
10 6 (0.35%) ColdFusion
10 6 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
11 5 (0.29%) Oracle Application Server
12 4 (0.24%) SAS
13 2 (0.12%) Apache Spark
13 2 (0.12%) Joomla!
13 2 (0.12%) Liferay
13 2 (0.12%) Magnolia
13 2 (0.12%) Microsoft Exchange
Applications
1 21 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (0.94%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (0.76%) Adobe XD
4 12 (0.71%) Photoshop
5 10 (0.59%) Simulink
6 8 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
7 7 (0.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 3 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.12%) FileZilla
10 1 (0.059%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.059%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 73 (4.29%) Magento
2 46 (2.70%) Shopify
3 20 (1.18%) Payment Gateway
4 4 (0.24%) CiviCRM
4 4 (0.24%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.12%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.059%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 511 (30.02%) AWS
2 200 (11.75%) SaaS
3 108 (6.35%) Azure
4 83 (4.88%) GitHub
5 60 (3.53%) GCP
6 36 (2.12%) Amazon S3
7 35 (2.06%) Amazon EC2
8 30 (1.76%) Azure DevOps
9 25 (1.47%) Amazon Kinesis
10 24 (1.41%) Figma
10 24 (1.41%) Power Platform
11 22 (1.29%) Serverless
12 21 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
12 21 (1.23%) npm
13 14 (0.82%) AWS CloudFormation
13 14 (0.82%) AWS Lambda
14 12 (0.71%) Amazon ECS
14 12 (0.71%) GitHub Actions
14 12 (0.71%) Stripe
15 10 (0.59%) Cloudflare
Communications & Networking
1 41 (2.41%) HTTP
2 28 (1.65%) Internet
3 26 (1.53%) DNS
4 25 (1.47%) LAN
4 25 (1.47%) WAN
5 14 (0.82%) Firewall
6 12 (0.71%) SSL
7 9 (0.53%) VoIP
8 6 (0.35%) TCP/IP
8 6 (0.35%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (0.29%) FTP
9 5 (0.29%) SSH
10 2 (0.12%) 2G
10 2 (0.12%) 3G
10 2 (0.12%) 4G
10 2 (0.12%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.12%) IPsec
10 2 (0.12%) IPv6
10 2 (0.12%) VPN
10 2 (0.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 687 (40.36%) MySQL
2 98 (5.76%) SQL Server
3 83 (4.88%) Relational Database
4 69 (4.05%) PostgreSQL
5 51 (3.00%) MongoDB
6 44 (2.59%) Data Warehouse
7 41 (2.41%) MariaDB
8 31 (1.82%) Amazon RDS
8 31 (1.82%) NoSQL
9 27 (1.59%) RDBMS
10 25 (1.47%) Amazon Redshift
11 24 (1.41%) Redis
12 19 (1.12%) Power BI
13 16 (0.94%) Amazon Aurora
13 16 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
14 13 (0.76%) DynamoDB
15 8 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 8 (0.47%) SQLite
15 8 (0.47%) Tableau
16 7 (0.41%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 446 (26.20%) Git
2 76 (4.47%) JIRA
3 42 (2.47%) Selenium
4 41 (2.41%) Jenkins
5 37 (2.17%) Cypress.io
6 35 (2.06%) GitLab
7 26 (1.53%) Postman
8 24 (1.41%) Subversion
9 18 (1.06%) webpack
10 13 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (0.76%) Visual Studio
11 12 (0.71%) gulp
11 12 (0.71%) PHPUnit
12 9 (0.53%) Bitbucket
13 8 (0.47%) Eclipse
14 4 (0.24%) git-flow
14 4 (0.24%) Grunt
15 2 (0.12%) Bower
15 2 (0.12%) SonarQube
15 2 (0.12%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 346 (20.33%) Social Skills
2 171 (10.05%) Marketing
3 128 (7.52%) Retail
4 91 (5.35%) Finance
5 62 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
6 43 (2.53%) Games
7 34 (2.00%) Telecoms
8 30 (1.76%) Manufacturing
9 28 (1.65%) Tech for Good
10 27 (1.59%) Public Sector
11 19 (1.12%) Electronics
11 19 (1.12%) Law
12 18 (1.06%) Banking
12 18 (1.06%) Legal
13 17 (1.00%) Organisational Skills
14 11 (0.65%) German Language
15 10 (0.59%) Health Technology
15 10 (0.59%) Retail Banking
16 9 (0.53%) Turkish Language
17 8 (0.47%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1,260 (74.03%) Developer
2 658 (38.66%) PHP Developer
3 328 (19.27%) Senior
4 286 (16.80%) Senior Developer
5 218 (12.81%) Full Stack Developer
6 179 (10.52%) Lead
7 158 (9.28%) Web Developer
8 132 (7.76%) Senior PHP Developer
9 114 (6.70%) Software Engineer
10 109 (6.40%) Software Developer
11 88 (5.17%) PHP Laravel Developer
12 87 (5.11%) WordPress Developer
13 81 (4.76%) Full Stack PHP Developer
14 80 (4.70%) Front-End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 77 (4.52%) Junior
16 71 (4.17%) Junior Developer
17 65 (3.82%) Lead Developer
18 53 (3.11%) Technical Leader
19 52 (3.06%) PHP Web Developer
20 44 (2.59%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 762 (44.77%) Laravel
2 722 (42.42%) HTML
3 680 (39.95%) CSS
4 425 (24.97%) React
5 284 (16.69%) Vue
6 222 (13.04%) jQuery
7 194 (11.40%) Symfony
8 186 (10.93%) HTML5
9 173 (10.16%) LAMP
10 157 (9.22%) Node.js
11 137 (8.05%) AngularJS
12 127 (7.46%) CSS3
13 110 (6.46%) REST
13 110 (6.46%) RESTful
14 88 (5.17%) JSON
14 88 (5.17%) Web Services
15 74 (4.35%) Sass
16 70 (4.11%) XML
17 69 (4.05%) .NET
18 52 (3.06%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 89 (5.23%) Greenfield Project
2 47 (2.76%) Onboarding
3 44 (2.59%) Mobile App
4 35 (2.06%) Cloud Native
5 34 (2.00%) Management Information System
6 28 (1.65%) Legacy Systems
7 27 (1.59%) Product Ownership
8 25 (1.47%) Self-Motivation
9 24 (1.41%) IoT
10 22 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
10 22 (1.29%) Linux Command Line
11 18 (1.06%) Cyber Threat
12 15 (0.88%) Animation
13 14 (0.82%) Algorithms
14 13 (0.76%) Virtual Team
15 11 (0.65%) Educational Technology
16 10 (0.59%) Client/Server
16 10 (0.59%) Data Structures
16 10 (0.59%) PropTech
16 10 (0.59%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 195 (11.46%) Linux
2 35 (2.06%) Windows
3 20 (1.18%) Ubuntu
4 12 (0.71%) Unix
5 9 (0.53%) CentOS
5 9 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (0.41%) Android
7 6 (0.35%) Alpine Linux
7 6 (0.35%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.24%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.18%) AIX
10 2 (0.12%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.12%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.059%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.059%) Rocky
Processes & Methodologies
1 427 (25.09%) Full Stack Development
2 399 (23.44%) Web Development
3 383 (22.50%) Agile
4 290 (17.04%) Problem-Solving
5 273 (16.04%) Software Engineering
6 242 (14.22%) OOP
7 229 (13.45%) E-Commerce
8 224 (13.16%) MVC
9 205 (12.04%) DevOps
10 174 (10.22%) User Experience
11 156 (9.17%) Computer Science
12 145 (8.52%) Front End Development
13 138 (8.11%) Mentoring
14 123 (7.23%) CI/CD
15 122 (7.17%) TDD
16 120 (7.05%) OO
17 108 (6.35%) Roadmaps
18 96 (5.64%) Clean Code
19 92 (5.41%) Project Management
20 90 (5.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 913 (53.64%) JavaScript
2 271 (15.92%) SQL
3 152 (8.93%) Python
4 141 (8.28%) TypeScript
5 140 (8.23%) C#
6 108 (6.35%) Java
7 39 (2.29%) C
8 38 (2.23%) VB
9 32 (1.88%) Go
10 29 (1.70%) Bash
11 26 (1.53%) Ruby
12 23 (1.35%) C++
12 23 (1.35%) JSX
13 21 (1.23%) Rust
14 18 (1.06%) PowerShell
15 17 (1.00%) T-SQL
16 14 (0.82%) Perl
17 13 (0.76%) Ada
18 11 (0.65%) Kotlin
18 11 (0.65%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 260 (15.28%) Degree
2 99 (5.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 22 (1.29%) Security Cleared
4 16 (0.94%) Azure Certification
5 10 (0.59%) SC Cleared
6 6 (0.35%) DBS Check
7 5 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.18%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.12%) MCP
9 2 (0.12%) MCSE
10 1 (0.059%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.059%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.059%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.059%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.059%) RIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (3.53%) QA
2 44 (2.59%) WCAG
3 36 (2.12%) Accessibility
4 18 (1.06%) GDPR
5 6 (0.35%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.12%) HL7
7 2 (0.12%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.12%) SLA
8 1 (0.059%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.059%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 1 (0.059%) ISO 13485
8 1 (0.059%) NCSC
8 1 (0.059%) PMO
System Software
1 249 (14.63%) Docker
2 5 (0.29%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (0.18%) OpenSIPS
5 2 (0.12%) Firmware
5 2 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.059%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.059%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 113 (6.64%) Kubernetes
2 79 (4.64%) Terraform
3 24 (1.41%) Ansible
4 13 (0.76%) Grafana
4 13 (0.76%) Puppet
5 11 (0.65%) Progress Chef
6 8 (0.47%) cPanel
6 8 (0.47%) Prometheus
7 4 (0.24%) Rancher
8 2 (0.12%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.059%) Argo
9 1 (0.059%) Jamf Pro
9 1 (0.059%) Kibana
9 1 (0.059%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.059%) Plesk
9 1 (0.059%) Podman
9 1 (0.059%) SCCM
9 1 (0.059%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.059%) systemd
Vendors
1 71 (4.17%) Microsoft
2 58 (3.41%) Google
3 45 (2.64%) WooCommerce
4 27 (1.59%) Adobe
5 15 (0.88%) Twitter
6 12 (0.71%) Zend
7 11 (0.65%) Oracle
8 10 (0.59%) New Relic
8 10 (0.59%) SAP
9 7 (0.41%) Facebook
9 7 (0.41%) Salesforce
9 7 (0.41%) SaltStack
10 6 (0.35%) Actuate
10 6 (0.35%) Sitecore
10 6 (0.35%) VMware
11 5 (0.29%) Apple
11 5 (0.29%) MuleSoft
12 4 (0.24%) Progress
12 4 (0.24%) Rackspace
12 4 (0.24%) YouTube