Period
to 27 January 2022

The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £34,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 6 months to 27 January 2022.

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

PHP Developer
England > North East
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 75 70 49
Rank change year-on-year -5 -21 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 38 16 61
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 2.84% 1.68% 4.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.10% 1.72% 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 28 15 56
10th Percentile £31,250 £23,400 £29,875
25th Percentile £33,063 £27,500 £30,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £34,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -10.39% -3.75% +23.08%
75th Percentile £35,750 £49,250 £45,000
90th Percentile - £51,200 -
England median annual salary £50,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +19.05% -1.18% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East. 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
North East
Permanent vacancies in the North East with a recognized job title 1,225 928 1,241
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.49% 97.17% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 902 788 907
10th Percentile £23,500 £27,500 £24,000
25th Percentile £31,563 £33,750 £31,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -2.44%
75th Percentile £56,250 £57,500 £50,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +1.94%

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings that featured PHP Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for PHP Developer in the North East

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PHP Developer in the North East.

Salary trend for PHP Developer in the North East

PHP Developer
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the North East region over the 6 months to 27 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Tyne and Wear +1 37 £34,500 -10.39% 9
Durham -14 1 - - 2
PHP Developer
England

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, 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 North East region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 38 (100.00%) PHP
2 37 (97.37%) JavaScript
3 36 (94.74%) MySQL
4 33 (86.84%) Linux
4 33 (86.84%) Git (software)
5 31 (81.58%) Laravel
6 28 (73.68%) Symfony
7 27 (71.05%) Zend
7 27 (71.05%) Zend Framework
7 27 (71.05%) jQuery
7 27 (71.05%) Ubuntu
7 27 (71.05%) MVC
7 27 (71.05%) Debian
7 27 (71.05%) OO PHP
7 27 (71.05%) Doctrine
8 9 (23.68%) AWS
9 8 (21.05%) CSS
10 6 (15.79%) SSH
10 6 (15.79%) OOP
10 6 (15.79%) OO
10 6 (15.79%) Pay per click
10 6 (15.79%) Google
10 6 (15.79%) Google Ads
10 6 (15.79%) API Integration
10 6 (15.79%) Server Management
10 6 (15.79%) Clean Code
11 4 (10.53%) Social Skills
12 2 (5.26%) CI/CD
12 2 (5.26%) Amazon ECS
12 2 (5.26%) Vue.js

PHP Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 2 (5.26%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.68%) AWS
2 6 (15.79%) Google Ads
3 2 (5.26%) Amazon ECS
3 2 (5.26%) Amazon S3
3 2 (5.26%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (5.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (94.74%) MySQL
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon Athena
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon Aurora
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (5.26%) Redis
2 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 33 (86.84%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.26%) CircleCI
2 2 (5.26%) PHPUnit
General
1 4 (10.53%) Social Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Organisational Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (81.58%) Laravel
2 28 (73.68%) Symfony
3 27 (71.05%) Doctrine
3 27 (71.05%) jQuery
3 27 (71.05%) Zend Framework
4 8 (21.05%) CSS
5 2 (5.26%) HTML
5 2 (5.26%) Vue.js
6 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) iPhone
1 2 (5.26%) Photography
1 2 (5.26%) Smartphone
1 2 (5.26%) Social Media
2 1 (2.63%) Legacy Systems
2 1 (2.63%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 33 (86.84%) Linux
2 27 (71.05%) Debian
2 27 (71.05%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (71.05%) MVC
1 27 (71.05%) OO PHP
2 6 (15.79%) API Integration
2 6 (15.79%) Clean Code
2 6 (15.79%) OO
2 6 (15.79%) OOP
2 6 (15.79%) Pay per click
2 6 (15.79%) Server Management
3 2 (5.26%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (5.26%) CI/CD
3 2 (5.26%) Collaborative Working
3 2 (5.26%) DevOps
3 2 (5.26%) TDD
4 1 (2.63%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) PHP
2 37 (97.37%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.26%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Docker
Vendors
1 27 (71.05%) Zend
2 6 (15.79%) Google
3 2 (5.26%) Apple