The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

PHP Developer
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 84 98
Rank change year-on-year +3 +14  
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 8 20 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.78% 1.85% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 1.91% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6 20 2
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +53.06%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year - +2.94%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex. 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
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 970 1049 1224
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 94.82% 97.22% 97.45%
Number of salaries quoted 739 813 984
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP Developer in Essex

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for PHP Developer in Essex

PHP Developer
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Chelmsford - 4 £35,000 -
Leigh-on-Sea - 3 £35,000 - 1
Halstead - 1 £40,000 -
PHP Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, 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 Essex region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 27 (100.00%) PHP
2 16 (59.26%) Web Development
3 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 12 (44.44%) MySQL
5 11 (40.74%) HTML
6 10 (37.04%) jQuery
7 9 (33.33%) Marketing
7 9 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 9 (33.33%) CSS
8 8 (29.63%) E-Commerce
9 7 (25.93%) Adobe Illustrator
9 7 (25.93%) Photoshop
9 7 (25.93%) Ajax
10 6 (22.22%) Symfony
10 6 (22.22%) SQL
10 6 (22.22%) OO
10 6 (22.22%) iPad
11 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (18.52%) Front End Development
11 5 (18.52%) Linux
11 5 (18.52%) Digital Marketing
11 5 (18.52%) Laravel
12 4 (14.81%) Open Source
12 4 (14.81%) OOP
12 4 (14.81%) CMS
12 4 (14.81%) LAMP
12 4 (14.81%) Subversion
12 4 (14.81%) Yii
13 3 (11.11%) CSS3
13 3 (11.11%) React

PHP Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 4 (14.81%) CMS
2 3 (11.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Adobe Illustrator
1 7 (25.93%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (14.81%) Subversion
General
1 9 (33.33%) Marketing
2 3 (11.11%) Banking
2 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Legal
2 3 (11.11%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) HTML
2 10 (37.04%) jQuery
3 9 (33.33%) CSS
4 7 (25.93%) Ajax
5 6 (22.22%) Symfony
6 5 (18.52%) Laravel
7 4 (14.81%) LAMP
7 4 (14.81%) Yii
8 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
8 3 (11.11%) CodeIgniter
8 3 (11.11%) CSS3
8 3 (11.11%) HTML5
8 3 (11.11%) JSON
8 3 (11.11%) React
8 3 (11.11%) RESTful
8 3 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (11.11%) XML
9 1 (3.70%) Smarty
9 1 (3.70%) Twig
9 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) iPad
2 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.11%) Blog
4 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Web Development
2 8 (29.63%) E-Commerce
3 6 (22.22%) OO
4 5 (18.52%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (18.52%) Front End Development
5 4 (14.81%) OOP
5 4 (14.81%) Open Source
6 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (11.11%) Brand Management
6 3 (11.11%) Change Control
6 3 (11.11%) CRM
6 3 (11.11%) MVC
6 3 (11.11%) Project Planning
6 3 (11.11%) SEO
6 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 3 (11.11%) Time Management
6 3 (11.11%) Wireframes
7 2 (7.41%) OO PHP
8 1 (3.70%) Secure Coding
8 1 (3.70%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) PHP
2 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 6 (22.22%) SQL
4 3 (11.11%) Python
5 1 (3.70%) PHP 5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Zend
2 1 (3.70%) Facebook
2 1 (3.70%) Google
2 1 (3.70%) Twitter
Braintree, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Oliver Marks Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum Flexible salary DOE with additional
Posted: 4 days ago
Leigh-On-Sea, Essex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40,000
Posted: 3 days ago