Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a PHP Programmer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

PHP Programmer
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 829 848 909
Rank change year-on-year +19 +61 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Programmer 15 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.020% 0.004% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.004% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 15
London median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.41% -22.73% +10.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £33,250 £32,200
90th Percentile £100,250 £49,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% +3.13% +14.29%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 70426 72444 85501
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.33% 95.96% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 55326 62571 72563
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

PHP Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured PHP Programmer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for PHP Programmer in London

PHP Programmer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for PHP Programmer in London

PHP Programmer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP Programmer in London over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP Programmer in London

PHP Programmer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Programmer within the London region over the 6 months to 19 November 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
Central London - 3 £55,000 -
East London - 1 £29,000 -
PHP Programmer
England

PHP Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, PHP Programmer 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 London region featuring PHP Programmer in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) PHP
2 12 (80.00%) Git (software)
3 11 (73.33%) MySQL
3 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
4 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (53.33%) TDD
5 7 (46.67%) MVC
5 7 (46.67%) Linux
5 7 (46.67%) Java
6 6 (40.00%) SQL
6 6 (40.00%) OO
6 6 (40.00%) LAMP
7 5 (33.33%) Subversion
7 5 (33.33%) Ajax
7 5 (33.33%) JSON
7 5 (33.33%) HTML
7 5 (33.33%) OOP
7 5 (33.33%) CSS
7 5 (33.33%) Laravel
8 4 (26.67%) Mobile App
8 4 (26.67%) Symfony
8 4 (26.67%) CakePHP
8 4 (26.67%) Drupal
8 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
8 4 (26.67%) Open Source
8 4 (26.67%) BDD
8 4 (26.67%) C++
8 4 (26.67%) Apache
8 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
8 4 (26.67%) JIRA

PHP Programmer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (26.67%) Apache
1 4 (26.67%) Drupal
2 3 (20.00%) Apache Solr
2 3 (20.00%) nginx
2 3 (20.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Magento
2 2 (13.33%) MetaTrader
3 1 (6.67%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) MySQL
2 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
2 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (33.33%) Subversion
3 4 (26.67%) JIRA
4 3 (20.00%) Grunt
4 3 (20.00%) gulp
4 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (13.33%) Mercurial
5 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
6 1 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 3 (20.00%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) LAMP
2 5 (33.33%) Ajax
2 5 (33.33%) CSS
2 5 (33.33%) HTML
2 5 (33.33%) JSON
2 5 (33.33%) Laravel
3 4 (26.67%) CakePHP
3 4 (26.67%) Symfony
4 3 (20.00%) jQuery
4 3 (20.00%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (20.00%) Lucene
4 3 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (13.33%) Node.js
5 2 (13.33%) STL
6 1 (6.67%) CSS3
6 1 (6.67%) FusionCharts
6 1 (6.67%) HTML5
6 1 (6.67%) MEAN Stack
6 1 (6.67%) React
6 1 (6.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (13.33%) Algorithms
2 2 (13.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (6.67%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Windows
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (53.33%) TDD
2 7 (46.67%) MVC
3 6 (40.00%) OO
4 5 (33.33%) OOP
5 4 (26.67%) BDD
5 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
5 4 (26.67%) Open Source
5 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
6 3 (20.00%) Analytics
6 3 (20.00%) API Design
6 3 (20.00%) API Integration
6 3 (20.00%) DevOps
6 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (20.00%) Web Development
7 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (13.33%) OO PHP
7 2 (13.33%) Refactoring
8 1 (6.67%) Release Management
8 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) PHP
2 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (46.67%) Java
4 6 (40.00%) SQL
5 4 (26.67%) C++
6 3 (20.00%) PHP 5
6 3 (20.00%) Ruby
7 2 (13.33%) C
7 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
8 1 (6.67%) Go
8 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Google
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (6.67%) Zend