Period
to 20 July 2019

The median annual salary for a Senior PHP Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 20 July 2019.

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 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 730 720 665
Rank change year-on-year -10 -55 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior PHP Developer 354 480 585
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.26% 0.29% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.30% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 318 453 555
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £34,500 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,500 £61,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.09% +7.78% -

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 129,507 157,501 160,500
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.89% 96.32% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 104,292 128,374 131,844
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,371 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £78,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 2019.

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 2019. 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
London +23 113 £58,000 -3.33% 25
North of England -50 99 £45,000 - 19
South East +41 80 £50,000 -9.09% 2
North West +29 69 £50,000 +13.64% 11
Midlands +36 34 £41,000 -0.61% 7
West Midlands +9 25 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Yorkshire -62 24 £45,000 - 6
South West -8 23 £45,000 -6.25% 14
East Midlands +25 9 £44,143 +35.82% 3
North East +15 6 £40,000 +23.08% 2
East of England +90 5 £53,750 +58.09% 5
Senior PHP Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 20 July 2019, Senior PHP 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 Senior PHP Developer in the job title.

1 354 (100.00%) PHP
2 215 (60.73%) JavaScript
3 211 (59.60%) MySQL
4 185 (52.26%) Laravel
5 165 (46.61%) CSS
6 158 (44.63%) HTML
7 149 (42.09%) Agile Software Development
8 133 (37.57%) MVC
9 120 (33.90%) Web Development
10 107 (30.23%) OOP
11 105 (29.66%) LAMP
12 104 (29.38%) Linux
13 103 (29.10%) OO
14 95 (26.84%) Symfony
14 95 (26.84%) jQuery
15 90 (25.42%) Git (software)
16 87 (24.58%) Zend
17 78 (22.03%) OO PHP
18 69 (19.49%) REST
19 66 (18.64%) Web Services
20 60 (16.95%) SQL Server
21 59 (16.67%) Ajax
22 58 (16.38%) SQL
22 58 (16.38%) Docker
23 55 (15.54%) Node.js
24 54 (15.25%) SOAP
25 52 (14.69%) Mobile App
26 51 (14.41%) AngularJS
26 51 (14.41%) Yii
27 49 (13.84%) NoSQL

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 31 (8.76%) Drupal
2 30 (8.47%) CMS
3 27 (7.63%) WordPress
4 16 (4.52%) Apache
5 11 (3.11%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (1.13%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.28%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.28%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (2.54%) Photoshop
2 6 (1.69%) Sketch
3 3 (0.85%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.56%) Marvel
4 2 (0.56%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 19 (5.37%) Magento
2 10 (2.82%) Payment Gateway
3 7 (1.98%) Shopify
4 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.28%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.28%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.28%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 49 (13.84%) SaaS
2 39 (11.02%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (5.93%) Serverless
4 14 (3.95%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (3.11%) AWS Lambda
6 7 (1.98%) Sage Pay
7 6 (1.69%) Amazon S3
7 6 (1.69%) GitHub
7 6 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (1.41%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 5 (1.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 3 (0.85%) AdWords
9 3 (0.85%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.85%) npm
10 2 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.56%) Amazon ECS
10 2 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.56%) Basecamp
10 2 (0.56%) DigitalOcean
10 2 (0.56%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.11%) Internet
2 4 (1.13%) SSH
3 2 (0.56%) HTTP
3 2 (0.56%) Intranet
4 1 (0.28%) AMQP
4 1 (0.28%) Broadband
4 1 (0.28%) Firewall
4 1 (0.28%) Plixer Scrutinizer
4 1 (0.28%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 211 (59.60%) MySQL
2 60 (16.95%) SQL Server
3 49 (13.84%) NoSQL
4 21 (5.93%) MongoDB
5 15 (4.24%) Redis
6 12 (3.39%) Relational Database
7 10 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (1.98%) Big Data
9 3 (0.85%) MariaDB
10 2 (0.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (0.56%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.56%) phpMyAdmin
11 1 (0.28%) Blockchain
11 1 (0.28%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 90 (25.42%) Git (software)
2 33 (9.32%) PHPUnit
3 12 (3.39%) Vagrant
4 11 (3.11%) Jenkins
4 11 (3.11%) Subversion
5 9 (2.54%) webpack
6 8 (2.26%) JIRA
7 6 (1.69%) Bitbucket
8 4 (1.13%) git-flow
8 4 (1.13%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.56%) GitLab
9 2 (0.56%) JSUnit
10 1 (0.28%) Bower
10 1 (0.28%) Codeship
10 1 (0.28%) Grunt
10 1 (0.28%) gulp
10 1 (0.28%) PhpStorm
10 1 (0.28%) PostCSS
10 1 (0.28%) Scrutinizer-CI
10 1 (0.28%) Xdebug
General
1 21 (5.93%) Finance
1 21 (5.93%) Retail
2 19 (5.37%) Marketing
3 10 (2.82%) Games
4 6 (1.69%) Online Betting
5 5 (1.41%) Banking
6 4 (1.13%) Law
7 3 (0.85%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.56%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.28%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.28%) Automotive
9 1 (0.28%) Billing
9 1 (0.28%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 185 (52.26%) Laravel
2 165 (46.61%) CSS
3 158 (44.63%) HTML
4 105 (29.66%) LAMP
5 95 (26.84%) jQuery
5 95 (26.84%) Symfony
6 69 (19.49%) REST
7 66 (18.64%) Web Services
8 59 (16.67%) Ajax
9 55 (15.54%) Node.js
10 54 (15.25%) SOAP
11 51 (14.41%) AngularJS
11 51 (14.41%) Yii
12 47 (13.28%) RESTful
13 45 (12.71%) CodeIgniter
14 42 (11.86%) Vue.js
15 41 (11.58%) HTML5
16 37 (10.45%) CSS3
17 32 (9.04%) React
18 30 (8.47%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 52 (14.69%) Mobile App
2 23 (6.50%) Greenfield Project
3 21 (5.93%) User Experience
4 10 (2.82%) Self-Motivation
5 9 (2.54%) Linux Command Line
6 6 (1.69%) Algorithms
7 5 (1.41%) Social Network
8 3 (0.85%) Life Science
8 3 (0.85%) mHealth
9 2 (0.56%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (0.56%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.56%) e-Learning
9 2 (0.56%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.56%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.28%) Cloud Native
10 1 (0.28%) Online Games
10 1 (0.28%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 104 (29.38%) Linux
2 8 (2.26%) Unix
3 3 (0.85%) Debian
3 3 (0.85%) Ubuntu
4 2 (0.56%) Android
4 2 (0.56%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (42.09%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (37.57%) MVC
3 120 (33.90%) Web Development
4 107 (30.23%) OOP
5 103 (29.10%) OO
6 78 (22.03%) OO PHP
7 38 (10.73%) E-Commerce
8 37 (10.45%) TDD
9 36 (10.17%) Mobile Application Development
10 35 (9.89%) Mentoring
11 32 (9.04%) Unit Testing
12 22 (6.21%) Machine Learning
13 20 (5.65%) Front End Development
13 20 (5.65%) Scrum
14 18 (5.08%) Problem-Solving
15 17 (4.80%) Artificial Intelligence
16 15 (4.24%) DevOps
16 15 (4.24%) Fintech
16 15 (4.24%) Microservices
17 14 (3.95%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 354 (100.00%) PHP
2 215 (60.73%) JavaScript
3 58 (16.38%) SQL
4 30 (8.47%) PHP 5
5 29 (8.19%) Python
6 26 (7.34%) PHP 7
7 18 (5.08%) TypeScript
8 10 (2.82%) Go
8 10 (2.82%) Java
9 7 (1.98%) Bash Shell
9 7 (1.98%) ES6
9 7 (1.98%) Ruby
10 3 (0.85%) C#
11 1 (0.28%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.28%) C
11 1 (0.28%) C++
11 1 (0.28%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (3.39%) Degree
2 3 (0.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.28%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.26%) QA
2 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 58 (16.38%) Docker
2 3 (0.85%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 12 (3.39%) Ansible
2 11 (3.11%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (2.26%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.28%) Puppet
4 1 (0.28%) Terraform
Vendors
1 87 (24.58%) Zend
2 9 (2.54%) Oracle
3 8 (2.26%) PayPal
4 6 (1.69%) Google
5 5 (1.41%) Instagram
6 2 (0.56%) Atlassian
6 2 (0.56%) Fujitsu
6 2 (0.56%) Pardot
6 2 (0.56%) Rackspace
6 2 (0.56%) WorldPay
7 1 (0.28%) Facebook
7 1 (0.28%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.28%) RedPrairie
7 1 (0.28%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.28%) WooCommerce
7 1 (0.28%) Xamarin