The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 3 months to 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP Developer
England / North East
Rank 59 49 58
Rank change year-on-year -10 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 15 28 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.38% 4.39% 3.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.49% 4.54% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 15 27 22
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,600 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
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 the North East. 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
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 603 617 689
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 95.56% 96.71% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 554 524 585
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.77% -4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,950 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £59,000 £52,500
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 the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP Developer in the North East

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for PHP Developer in the North East

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP Developer in the North East over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram 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 3 months to 22 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
Northumberland +3 6 £36,250 -9.37%
Tyne and Wear -1 6 £30,000 -4.76% 6
Durham -8 2 £35,000 -3.47% 1
PHP Developer
England

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 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 North East region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 60 (100.00%) PHP
2 54 (90.00%) JavaScript
3 40 (66.67%) HTML
3 40 (66.67%) CSS
4 37 (61.67%) MySQL
5 32 (53.33%) OOP
6 31 (51.67%) MVC
7 28 (46.67%) OO
8 21 (35.00%) Web Development
9 20 (33.33%) jQuery
9 20 (33.33%) E-Commerce
9 20 (33.33%) Git (software)
10 19 (31.67%) Linux
11 16 (26.67%) Marketing
12 14 (23.33%) Laravel
13 13 (21.67%) JSON
14 12 (20.00%) XML
14 12 (20.00%) SQL
14 12 (20.00%) OO PHP
14 12 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
15 11 (18.33%) gulp
15 11 (18.33%) Advertising
16 10 (16.67%) Java
16 10 (16.67%) Firebug
16 10 (16.67%) PhpStorm
16 10 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
16 10 (16.67%) Aptana Studio
16 10 (16.67%) Grunt
17 9 (15.00%) Magento
17 9 (15.00%) Zend

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 5 (8.33%) WordPress
2 3 (5.00%) Apache
3 2 (3.33%) CMS
3 2 (3.33%) Drupal
4 1 (1.67%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.67%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 9 (15.00%) Magento
2 1 (1.67%) OpenCart
2 1 (1.67%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.67%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (61.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 11 (18.33%) gulp
3 10 (16.67%) Aptana Studio
3 10 (16.67%) Firebug
3 10 (16.67%) Grunt
3 10 (16.67%) PhpStorm
4 2 (3.33%) git-flow
5 1 (1.67%) JIRA
5 1 (1.67%) PHPUnit
General
1 16 (26.67%) Marketing
2 11 (18.33%) Advertising
3 2 (3.33%) Banking
3 2 (3.33%) Finance
3 2 (3.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.67%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (66.67%) CSS
1 40 (66.67%) HTML
2 20 (33.33%) jQuery
3 14 (23.33%) Laravel
4 13 (21.67%) JSON
5 12 (20.00%) XML
6 6 (10.00%) REST
6 6 (10.00%) Symfony
7 5 (8.33%) AngularJS
7 5 (8.33%) HTML5
8 4 (6.67%) SOAP
9 3 (5.00%) React
10 2 (3.33%) CakePHP
10 2 (3.33%) CodeIgniter
10 2 (3.33%) FuelPHP
10 2 (3.33%) Node.js
10 2 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (3.33%) Web Services
11 1 (1.67%) Ajax
11 1 (1.67%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (31.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (53.33%) OOP
2 31 (51.67%) MVC
3 28 (46.67%) OO
4 21 (35.00%) Web Development
5 20 (33.33%) E-Commerce
6 12 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
6 12 (20.00%) OO PHP
7 4 (6.67%) Open Source
7 4 (6.67%) Software Engineering
7 4 (6.67%) Web Design
8 2 (3.33%) SEO
9 1 (1.67%) B2B
9 1 (1.67%) B2C
9 1 (1.67%) BDD
9 1 (1.67%) Content Management
9 1 (1.67%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (1.67%) Psychology
9 1 (1.67%) TDD
9 1 (1.67%) Time Management
9 1 (1.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 60 (100.00%) PHP
2 54 (90.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (20.00%) SQL
4 10 (16.67%) Java
5 2 (3.33%) Perl
6 1 (1.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (15.00%) Zend
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.67%) Sage
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Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
North East England
Pearson Frank
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
The People Network
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £16,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago