The median annual salary for a Senior PHP Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

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

Senior PHP Developer
UK / England
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 532 570 607
Rank change year-on-year +38 +37  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior PHP Developer 336 387 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.41% 0.40% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.41% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 315 348 332
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.43% -8.88%  

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 79085 93745 100496
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.32% 96.38% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 66255 79577 82766
Median salary £46,500 £47,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.58% +5.00%  
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%  

Senior PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior PHP Developer in England

Senior PHP Developer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Senior PHP Developer in England

Senior PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior PHP Developer in England over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior PHP Developer in England

Senior 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 Senior PHP Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 28 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 -8 81 £55,000 - 15
North West +8 69 £42,500 - 14
Yorkshire +20 53 £40,000 - 7
West Midlands +53 52 £37,500 -3.84% 5
South West +36 34 £38,750 +10.71% 5
South East +1 28 £45,000 +5.88% 5
East Midlands +10 12 £38,750 +19.23% 3
East of England +5 4 £50,000 -9.09% 1
North East +1 3 £41,250 +17.85% 1
Senior PHP Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, Senior 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 Senior PHP Developer in the job title.

1 606 (100.00%) PHP
2 480 (79.21%) JavaScript
3 423 (69.80%) HTML
4 396 (65.35%) MySQL
5 393 (64.85%) CSS
6 274 (45.21%) MVC
7 272 (44.88%) Agile Software Development
8 245 (40.43%) Symfony
9 219 (36.14%) Laravel
10 214 (35.31%) LAMP
11 208 (34.32%) Git (software)
12 198 (32.67%) Linux
13 187 (30.86%) HTML5
14 174 (28.71%) OO
15 168 (27.72%) Web Development
16 162 (26.73%) AngularJS
17 151 (24.92%) jQuery
18 127 (20.96%) Zend
19 117 (19.31%) OOP
20 111 (18.32%) E-Commerce
21 98 (16.17%) TDD
22 97 (16.01%) Apache
23 94 (15.51%) OO PHP
24 78 (12.87%) Scrum
25 74 (12.21%) Amazon AWS
26 72 (11.88%) Unit Testing
27 69 (11.39%) Ajax
27 69 (11.39%) Software Engineering
28 66 (10.89%) Node.js
28 66 (10.89%) REST

Senior 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 97 (16.01%) Apache
2 59 (9.74%) nginx
3 48 (7.92%) Elasticsearch
4 46 (7.59%) WordPress
5 43 (7.10%) Drupal
6 37 (6.11%) CMS
7 5 (0.83%) Apache Solr
8 4 (0.66%) concrete5
9 2 (0.33%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.17%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.17%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.17%) SilverStripe
10 1 (0.17%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (0.66%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (0.66%) MS Visio
2 3 (0.50%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.33%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.17%) Moqups
Business Applications
1 30 (4.95%) Magento
2 5 (0.83%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (0.66%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.17%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.17%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 74 (12.21%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (5.28%) GitHub
3 28 (4.62%) Amazon S3
4 21 (3.47%) Amazon EC2
5 20 (3.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 12 (1.98%) SaaS
7 8 (1.32%) Google Analytics
8 6 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (0.83%) Heroku
10 3 (0.50%) Amazon SQS
11 2 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.17%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.17%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.30%) Internet
2 8 (1.32%) HTTP
3 6 (0.99%) Unified Communications
4 5 (0.83%) Intranet
5 3 (0.50%) AMQP
5 3 (0.50%) Broadband
6 2 (0.33%) Firewall
7 1 (0.17%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 396 (65.35%) MySQL
2 54 (8.91%) NoSQL
3 46 (7.59%) MongoDB
4 37 (6.11%) PostgreSQL
5 31 (5.12%) Amazon RDS
6 21 (3.47%) Relational Database
7 13 (2.15%) Big Data
8 11 (1.82%) MariaDB
9 7 (1.16%) SQL Server
10 5 (0.83%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.66%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 2 (0.33%) Impala
12 2 (0.33%) Redis
13 1 (0.17%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.17%) Geospatial Data
13 1 (0.17%) GIS
Development Applications
1 208 (34.32%) Git (software)
2 55 (9.08%) PHPUnit
3 47 (7.76%) Subversion
4 33 (5.45%) Jenkins
5 21 (3.47%) Vagrant
6 20 (3.30%) gulp
7 19 (3.14%) JIRA
8 18 (2.97%) webpack
9 17 (2.81%) PhantomJS
10 13 (2.15%) GitLab
10 13 (2.15%) Travis CI
11 11 (1.82%) Redmine
12 10 (1.65%) Codeception
13 9 (1.49%) Jasmine
13 9 (1.49%) Selenium
14 7 (1.16%) Mercurial
15 3 (0.50%) git-flow
15 3 (0.50%) Grunt
16 2 (0.33%) Babel
16 2 (0.33%) Bitbucket
General
1 34 (5.61%) Marketing
2 17 (2.81%) Finance
3 16 (2.64%) Telecoms
4 13 (2.15%) Retail
5 12 (1.98%) Advertising
6 9 (1.49%) Games
6 9 (1.49%) Music Industry
7 6 (0.99%) Electronics
8 5 (0.83%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.50%) Law
10 2 (0.33%) Back Office
10 2 (0.33%) Legal
10 2 (0.33%) Online Betting
10 2 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.17%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.17%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 423 (69.80%) HTML
2 393 (64.85%) CSS
3 245 (40.43%) Symfony
4 219 (36.14%) Laravel
5 214 (35.31%) LAMP
6 187 (30.86%) HTML5
7 162 (26.73%) AngularJS
8 151 (24.92%) jQuery
9 69 (11.39%) Ajax
10 66 (10.89%) Node.js
10 66 (10.89%) REST
11 63 (10.40%) CSS3
12 59 (9.74%) JSON
13 54 (8.91%) LEMP Stack
14 53 (8.75%) SOAP
15 50 (8.25%) CodeIgniter
16 48 (7.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 45 (7.43%) Sass
18 37 (6.11%) RESTful
19 34 (5.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 47 (7.76%) Linux Command Line
2 40 (6.60%) iPad
3 39 (6.44%) User Experience
4 36 (5.94%) Computer Science
5 34 (5.61%) Mobile App
6 27 (4.46%) Greenfield Project
7 14 (2.31%) e-Learning
8 12 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (0.99%) Fintech
10 4 (0.66%) Blog
10 4 (0.66%) Social Media
11 3 (0.50%) Digital Media
11 3 (0.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (0.50%) Xbox
12 2 (0.33%) BBC
12 2 (0.33%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.33%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.33%) EPoS
12 2 (0.33%) Social Network
13 1 (0.17%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 198 (32.67%) Linux
2 39 (6.44%) Windows
3 35 (5.78%) Android
3 35 (5.78%) Apple iOS
4 27 (4.46%) Unix
5 16 (2.64%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 274 (45.21%) MVC
2 272 (44.88%) Agile Software Development
3 174 (28.71%) OO
4 168 (27.72%) Web Development
5 117 (19.31%) OOP
6 111 (18.32%) E-Commerce
7 98 (16.17%) TDD
8 94 (15.51%) OO PHP
9 78 (12.87%) Scrum
10 72 (11.88%) Unit Testing
11 69 (11.39%) Software Engineering
12 62 (10.23%) SDLC
13 58 (9.57%) Continuous Integration
14 52 (8.58%) Mentoring
15 46 (7.59%) Open Source
16 44 (7.26%) BDD
17 43 (7.10%) DevOps
18 33 (5.45%) Microservices
19 31 (5.12%) API Integration
20 29 (4.79%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 606 (100.00%) PHP
2 480 (79.21%) JavaScript
3 61 (10.07%) SQL
4 41 (6.77%) PHP 5
5 30 (4.95%) PHP 7
6 27 (4.46%) Python
7 26 (4.29%) Java
8 19 (3.14%) XPath
9 18 (2.97%) Perl
10 14 (2.31%) C
11 13 (2.15%) C#
12 10 (1.65%) Bash Shell
13 6 (0.99%) Ruby
14 3 (0.50%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.33%) ES6
15 2 (0.33%) Go
15 2 (0.33%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.33%) Scala
16 1 (0.17%) C++
16 1 (0.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (7.43%) Degree
2 1 (0.17%) ICAEW
2 1 (0.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.15%) QA
2 2 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (8.42%) Docker
2 6 (0.99%) Varnish
3 2 (0.33%) HDFS
4 1 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 20 (3.30%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (2.31%) Ansible
3 1 (0.17%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 127 (20.96%) Zend
2 18 (2.97%) Google
3 6 (0.99%) Adobe
4 2 (0.33%) Oracle
4 2 (0.33%) Panasonic
4 2 (0.33%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.17%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.17%) Facebook
5 1 (0.17%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.17%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.17%) New Relic
5 1 (0.17%) Rackspace
5 1 (0.17%) Samsung
5 1 (0.17%) Sencha
5 1 (0.17%) Sony
5 1 (0.17%) Twitter
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £0.00 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Comprehensive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Posted: 17 hours ago
South East London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Digital Gurus
Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum bonus, sensible work life balance, 25 days h
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Digital Gurus
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Circa £60K +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Codersource Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Coded People
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cyber Team
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits = another £10k on basic
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Itecco
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Square One Resources
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + flexi, shares, work@home
Posted: 2 days ago