Period
to 20 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior PHP Developer was £44,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 20 July 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
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 638 608 662
Rank change year-on-year -30 +54 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior PHP Developer 579 772 761
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.35% 0.41% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.42% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 549 723 676
England median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26% +5.56%

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 159636 183989 200670
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.02% 96.53% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 131123 156229 166236
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 £78,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Senior PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 6 months to 20 July 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 6 months to 20 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 +15 192 £40,000 - 14
London -81 154 £57,500 +4.55% 11
North West +17 115 £41,500 +1.84% 6
Midlands +44 90 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Yorkshire +9 71 £40,000 - 7
West Midlands +22 68 £37,500 - 2
South East -12 67 £46,750 +10.00% 8
South West +55 63 £40,000 - 4
East Midlands +25 22 £37,500 +7.14% 2
East of England +9 15 £37,500 -31.82% 2
North East +16 6 £41,250 +17.86% 1
Senior PHP Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 20 July 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.

1 579 (100.00%) PHP
2 431 (74.44%) JavaScript
3 367 (63.39%) HTML
4 363 (62.69%) MySQL
5 352 (60.79%) CSS
6 255 (44.04%) MVC
7 224 (38.69%) Git (software)
8 223 (38.51%) Laravel
9 222 (38.34%) Symfony
10 216 (37.31%) Agile Software Development
11 208 (35.92%) LAMP
12 162 (27.98%) OO
13 160 (27.63%) Linux
14 151 (26.08%) HTML5
15 146 (25.22%) Web Development
16 143 (24.70%) AngularJS
17 139 (24.01%) jQuery
18 132 (22.80%) Zend
19 112 (19.34%) E-Commerce
20 100 (17.27%) TDD
21 91 (15.72%) OOP
21 91 (15.72%) Apache
22 83 (14.34%) OO PHP
23 73 (12.61%) Docker
24 71 (12.26%) CMS
25 69 (11.92%) Amazon AWS
26 62 (10.71%) nginx
26 62 (10.71%) CodeIgniter
27 61 (10.54%) Scrum
28 60 (10.36%) Unit Testing

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 91 (15.72%) Apache
2 71 (12.26%) CMS
3 62 (10.71%) nginx
4 54 (9.33%) Elasticsearch
5 52 (8.98%) Drupal
6 43 (7.43%) WordPress
7 12 (2.07%) Apache Solr
8 9 (1.55%) Joomla!
9 5 (0.86%) eZ Publish
10 1 (0.17%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.17%) JBoss
10 1 (0.17%) Moodle
10 1 (0.17%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.17%) Totara
10 1 (0.17%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (0.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (0.69%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.35%) Moqups
3 1 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 46 (7.94%) Magento
2 10 (1.73%) Payment Gateway
3 6 (1.04%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.35%) Shopify
5 1 (0.17%) OpenCart
5 1 (0.17%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 69 (11.92%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (7.08%) GitHub
3 23 (3.97%) Amazon S3
4 19 (3.28%) Amazon EC2
5 18 (3.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 14 (2.42%) SaaS
7 12 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (0.86%) Heroku
9 3 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.52%) Slack
10 2 (0.35%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.17%) AdWords
11 1 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.17%) Bluemix
11 1 (0.17%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.17%) IBM Cloud
11 1 (0.17%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.28%) Internet
2 5 (0.86%) Intranet
3 3 (0.52%) AMQP
3 3 (0.52%) Broadband
4 2 (0.35%) HTTP
4 2 (0.35%) SMS
5 1 (0.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 363 (62.69%) MySQL
2 54 (9.33%) NoSQL
3 51 (8.81%) MongoDB
4 31 (5.35%) PostgreSQL
5 30 (5.18%) Amazon RDS
6 19 (3.28%) Relational Database
7 11 (1.90%) MariaDB
8 7 (1.21%) Redis
9 6 (1.04%) SQL Server
10 3 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (0.35%) Big Data
11 2 (0.35%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.35%) Impala
11 2 (0.35%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.17%) CouchDB
12 1 (0.17%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 224 (38.69%) Git (software)
2 48 (8.29%) PHPUnit
3 41 (7.08%) Jenkins
4 40 (6.91%) Subversion
5 26 (4.49%) JIRA
5 26 (4.49%) Vagrant
6 25 (4.32%) gulp
7 19 (3.28%) webpack
8 17 (2.94%) PhantomJS
9 16 (2.76%) Travis CI
10 13 (2.25%) GitLab
11 11 (1.90%) Babel
12 8 (1.38%) Grunt
12 8 (1.38%) Redmine
13 6 (1.04%) Codeception
13 6 (1.04%) Jasmine
14 4 (0.69%) Bower
14 4 (0.69%) JSUnit
14 4 (0.69%) Mercurial
14 4 (0.69%) Selenium
General
1 32 (5.53%) Marketing
2 22 (3.80%) Finance
3 15 (2.59%) Retail
4 11 (1.90%) Advertising
4 11 (1.90%) Music Industry
5 10 (1.73%) Telecoms
6 9 (1.55%) Law
7 7 (1.21%) Electronics
8 5 (0.86%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.69%) Banking
9 4 (0.69%) Games
10 3 (0.52%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.35%) Back Office
11 2 (0.35%) Digital Economy
11 2 (0.35%) Online Betting
11 2 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.35%) Publishing
12 1 (0.17%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 367 (63.39%) HTML
2 352 (60.79%) CSS
3 223 (38.51%) Laravel
4 222 (38.34%) Symfony
5 208 (35.92%) LAMP
6 151 (26.08%) HTML5
7 143 (24.70%) AngularJS
8 139 (24.01%) jQuery
9 62 (10.71%) CodeIgniter
10 58 (10.02%) REST
11 56 (9.67%) CSS3
12 55 (9.50%) Sass
13 53 (9.15%) RESTful
14 52 (8.98%) SOAP
15 50 (8.64%) Ajax
15 50 (8.64%) LEMP Stack
15 50 (8.64%) React
16 42 (7.25%) Node.js
17 30 (5.18%) Apache Cordova
18 27 (4.66%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 55 (9.50%) Mobile App
2 29 (5.01%) Greenfield Project
2 29 (5.01%) Linux Command Line
3 26 (4.49%) User Experience
4 19 (3.28%) Computer Science
4 19 (3.28%) iPad
5 14 (2.42%) e-Learning
6 8 (1.38%) Blog
7 6 (1.04%) Digital Media
8 5 (0.86%) Fintech
9 4 (0.69%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (0.69%) Social Media
10 3 (0.52%) Public Cloud
10 3 (0.52%) Xbox
11 2 (0.35%) Arduino
12 1 (0.17%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.17%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.17%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.17%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 160 (27.63%) Linux
2 46 (7.94%) Android
3 45 (7.77%) Apple iOS
4 26 (4.49%) Windows
5 22 (3.80%) Unix
6 12 (2.07%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.52%) CentOS
7 3 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 255 (44.04%) MVC
2 216 (37.31%) Agile Software Development
3 162 (27.98%) OO
4 146 (25.22%) Web Development
5 112 (19.34%) E-Commerce
6 100 (17.27%) TDD
7 91 (15.72%) OOP
8 83 (14.34%) OO PHP
9 61 (10.54%) Scrum
10 60 (10.36%) Unit Testing
11 59 (10.19%) DevOps
12 58 (10.02%) Continuous Integration
13 56 (9.67%) Software Engineering
14 49 (8.46%) SDLC
15 42 (7.25%) Mentoring
16 37 (6.39%) Open Source
17 35 (6.04%) BDD
18 32 (5.53%) Microservices
18 32 (5.53%) OOD
19 26 (4.49%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 579 (100.00%) PHP
2 431 (74.44%) JavaScript
3 59 (10.19%) SQL
4 35 (6.04%) PHP 5
5 34 (5.87%) Java
5 34 (5.87%) PHP 7
6 31 (5.35%) Python
7 17 (2.94%) XPath
8 15 (2.59%) C
9 14 (2.42%) Perl
10 13 (2.25%) Bash Shell
11 12 (2.07%) ES6
12 8 (1.38%) C#
13 4 (0.69%) Ruby
14 2 (0.35%) C++
14 2 (0.35%) Go
14 2 (0.35%) Scala
14 2 (0.35%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.17%) Apple Swift
15 1 (0.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (5.18%) Degree
2 14 (2.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.35%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.17%) ICAEW
4 1 (0.17%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.59%) QA
2 4 (0.69%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.52%) GCP
4 2 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.35%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.35%) SLA
System Software
1 73 (12.61%) Docker
2 3 (0.52%) Varnish
3 2 (0.35%) HDFS
4 1 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 25 (4.32%) Opscode Chef
2 22 (3.80%) Ansible
3 7 (1.21%) Puppet
4 2 (0.35%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.17%) Rancher
5 1 (0.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 132 (22.80%) Zend
2 25 (4.32%) Google
3 9 (1.55%) Facebook
4 6 (1.04%) Twitter
5 5 (0.86%) Adobe
6 3 (0.52%) Microsoft
7 2 (0.35%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.17%) IBM
8 1 (0.17%) Plumtree
8 1 (0.17%) PubNub
8 1 (0.17%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.17%) Samsung
8 1 (0.17%) Sencha
8 1 (0.17%) Sony
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
South West
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Pearson Frank
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Avion Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, 28 days holiday, Flexi Time
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum plus a range of benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Ascot, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Roc Search
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Share Scheme, Private Health Care and more
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
Meridian Business Support Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Pension, 33 days Leave, Flex working
Posted: 6 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Shares
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35K to £47k doe
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Flexi Time
Posted: 6 days ago