The median annual salary for a Senior PHP Developer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior PHP Developer
England / London
Rank 499 489 495
Rank change year-on-year -10 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior PHP Developer 68 157 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.20% 0.38% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.39% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 59 154 132
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 31786 39894 40068
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.74% 96.09% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 26873 34408 33640
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior PHP Developer in London

Senior PHP Developer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Senior PHP Developer in London

Senior PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior PHP Developer in London over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior PHP Developer in London

Senior PHP Developer
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 23 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
City of London +42 8 £50,000 -13.04% 2
Senior PHP Developer
England

Senior PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 London region featuring Senior PHP Developer in the job title.

1 137 (100.00%) PHP
2 94 (68.61%) JavaScript
3 91 (66.42%) Symfony
4 87 (63.50%) MySQL
5 82 (59.85%) CSS
6 81 (59.12%) HTML
7 74 (54.01%) Agile Software Development
8 61 (44.53%) MVC
9 53 (38.69%) OO
9 53 (38.69%) Zend
10 39 (28.47%) Linux
10 39 (28.47%) SDLC
11 36 (26.28%) Laravel
11 36 (26.28%) LAMP
12 33 (24.09%) Web Development
13 31 (22.63%) Scrum
13 31 (22.63%) Git (software)
14 29 (21.17%) TDD
15 28 (20.44%) OOP
16 26 (18.98%) Apache
16 26 (18.98%) jQuery
17 25 (18.25%) HTML5
18 24 (17.52%) DevOps
19 22 (16.06%) CSS3
20 21 (15.33%) AngularJS
21 19 (13.87%) Node.js
22 18 (13.14%) NoSQL
22 18 (13.14%) Elasticsearch
22 18 (13.14%) Mentoring
22 18 (13.14%) SOA

Senior PHP Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 26 (18.98%) Apache
2 18 (13.14%) Elasticsearch
3 15 (10.95%) nginx
4 12 (8.76%) Drupal
5 4 (2.92%) WordPress
6 2 (1.46%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.73%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.73%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.73%) Magento
1 1 (0.73%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.22%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.65%) GitHub
3 3 (2.19%) SaaS
4 1 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.73%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.73%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.73%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.73%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.73%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.19%) AMQP
1 3 (2.19%) HTTP
2 2 (1.46%) Firewall
3 1 (0.73%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (63.50%) MySQL
2 18 (13.14%) NoSQL
3 13 (9.49%) MongoDB
4 8 (5.84%) Amazon RDS
5 7 (5.11%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.92%) RDBMS
7 3 (2.19%) Big Data
7 3 (2.19%) MariaDB
7 3 (2.19%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.19%) Redis
8 2 (1.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (1.46%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.73%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 31 (22.63%) Git (software)
2 13 (9.49%) Jenkins
3 10 (7.30%) PHPUnit
3 10 (7.30%) Vagrant
4 8 (5.84%) Travis CI
5 6 (4.38%) Subversion
6 4 (2.92%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.46%) Phing
8 1 (0.73%) Codeship
8 1 (0.73%) git-flow
8 1 (0.73%) gulp
8 1 (0.73%) JIRA
8 1 (0.73%) PhpStorm
8 1 (0.73%) QUnit
8 1 (0.73%) Xdebug
General
1 11 (8.03%) Finance
2 7 (5.11%) Marketing
3 5 (3.65%) Games
4 3 (2.19%) Law
5 2 (1.46%) Back Office
6 1 (0.73%) Advertising
6 1 (0.73%) Legal
6 1 (0.73%) Publishing
6 1 (0.73%) Retail
6 1 (0.73%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (66.42%) Symfony
2 82 (59.85%) CSS
3 81 (59.12%) HTML
4 36 (26.28%) LAMP
4 36 (26.28%) Laravel
5 26 (18.98%) jQuery
6 25 (18.25%) HTML5
7 22 (16.06%) CSS3
8 21 (15.33%) AngularJS
9 19 (13.87%) Node.js
10 14 (10.22%) LEMP Stack
11 12 (8.76%) CodeIgniter
11 12 (8.76%) REST
12 11 (8.03%) Ext JS
12 11 (8.03%) JSON
13 10 (7.30%) RESTful
13 10 (7.30%) Sass
13 10 (7.30%) SOAP
13 10 (7.30%) Zend Framework
14 9 (6.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.41%) Computer Science
2 11 (8.03%) e-Learning
3 10 (7.30%) User Experience
4 9 (6.57%) Fintech
5 7 (5.11%) Linux Command Line
6 6 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (4.38%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.19%) Digital Media
7 3 (2.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (2.19%) Xbox
8 2 (1.46%) BBC
9 1 (0.73%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 39 (28.47%) Linux
2 6 (4.38%) Unix
3 3 (2.19%) Android
3 3 (2.19%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.46%) Windows
5 1 (0.73%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (54.01%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (44.53%) MVC
3 53 (38.69%) OO
4 39 (28.47%) SDLC
5 33 (24.09%) Web Development
6 31 (22.63%) Scrum
7 29 (21.17%) TDD
8 28 (20.44%) OOP
9 24 (17.52%) DevOps
10 18 (13.14%) Mentoring
10 18 (13.14%) SOA
11 17 (12.41%) Microservices
12 15 (10.95%) Analytics
12 15 (10.95%) E-Commerce
12 15 (10.95%) OOA/OOD
13 12 (8.76%) OO PHP
14 10 (7.30%) BDD
14 10 (7.30%) Continuous Delivery
14 10 (7.30%) Open Source
14 10 (7.30%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 137 (100.00%) PHP
2 94 (68.61%) JavaScript
3 15 (10.95%) Python
4 11 (8.03%) SQL
5 5 (3.65%) Java
6 4 (2.92%) Bash Shell
6 4 (2.92%) Perl
6 4 (2.92%) PHP 5
7 3 (2.19%) Ruby
8 2 (1.46%) C++
8 2 (1.46%) PHP 7
9 1 (0.73%) C
9 1 (0.73%) Go
Qualifications
1 9 (6.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.84%) QA
2 2 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.46%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (10.22%) Docker
2 3 (2.19%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 6 (4.38%) Ansible
Vendors
1 53 (38.69%) Zend
2 2 (1.46%) Adobe
3 1 (0.73%) Atlassian
3 1 (0.73%) Google
3 1 (0.73%) New Relic
3 1 (0.73%) Sencha
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum +benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Pearson Frank
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, 28 days holiday, Flexi Time
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, pension, equity
Posted: 3 days ago
London
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Comprehensive
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Stratospherec
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Benefits, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Circa £60K +Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + benefits (health care, bonus)
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Offer Recruitment
Salary: From £42,000 to £70,000 per annum Excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Mergermarket Group
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Sanderson
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago