Period
to 22 September 2018

The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £33,750 in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 73 96
Rank change year-on-year -9 +23 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 35 30 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.36% 2.62% 1.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.42% 2.72% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 30 30 26
North East median annual salary £33,750 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £27,425 £23,725 £22,250
90th Percentile £42,500 £41,375 £38,188
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

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 1,447 1,104 1,444
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.57% 96.42% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1,167 941 1,287
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -2.60% +2.67%
10th Percentile £21,000 £22,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings that featured PHP Developer in the job title as a percentage 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

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 6 months to 22 September 2018.

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 6 months to 22 September 2018. 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
Tyne and Wear -21 26 £32,500 +8.33% 10
Durham +12 8 £35,000 +7.69%
PHP Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, 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 35 (100.00%) PHP
2 29 (82.86%) CSS
3 27 (77.14%) JavaScript
4 26 (74.29%) HTML
5 21 (60.00%) Laravel
6 19 (54.29%) MySQL
7 18 (51.43%) Git (software)
8 15 (42.86%) jQuery
9 14 (40.00%) WordPress
10 13 (37.14%) Web Development
10 13 (37.14%) Java
11 11 (31.43%) Advertising
12 9 (25.71%) OOP
12 9 (25.71%) E-Commerce
13 8 (22.86%) OO
13 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (20.00%) Symfony
14 7 (20.00%) JSON
14 7 (20.00%) CSS3
14 7 (20.00%) HTML5
14 7 (20.00%) OO PHP
14 7 (20.00%) Mentoring
14 7 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
15 6 (17.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 6 (17.14%) Twitter
15 6 (17.14%) Blog
15 6 (17.14%) Zend
15 6 (17.14%) MVC
15 6 (17.14%) Linux
16 5 (14.29%) Facebook

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 14 (40.00%) WordPress
2 4 (11.43%) Apache
3 3 (8.57%) nginx
4 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.71%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.86%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) npm
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) SMS
2 1 (2.86%) HTTP
2 1 (2.86%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (54.29%) MySQL
2 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (51.43%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.71%) PHPUnit
3 1 (2.86%) gulp
3 1 (2.86%) Subversion
3 1 (2.86%) Vagrant
3 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (31.43%) Advertising
2 4 (11.43%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (82.86%) CSS
2 26 (74.29%) HTML
3 21 (60.00%) Laravel
4 15 (42.86%) jQuery
5 7 (20.00%) CSS3
5 7 (20.00%) HTML5
5 7 (20.00%) JSON
5 7 (20.00%) Symfony
6 6 (17.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (14.29%) AngularJS
7 5 (14.29%) LESS
7 5 (14.29%) React
8 3 (8.57%) Sass
8 3 (8.57%) Vue.js
8 3 (8.57%) Zend Framework
9 2 (5.71%) CakePHP
9 2 (5.71%) CodeIgniter
9 2 (5.71%) LAMP
9 2 (5.71%) Web Services
9 2 (5.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Blog
2 3 (8.57%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (5.71%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (5.71%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
2 1 (2.86%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Web Development
2 9 (25.71%) E-Commerce
2 9 (25.71%) OOP
3 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (22.86%) OO
4 7 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 7 (20.00%) OO PHP
4 7 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (17.14%) MVC
6 4 (11.43%) Scrum
6 4 (11.43%) Transpiler
7 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.57%) Open Source
7 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.71%) Product Management
8 2 (5.71%) Requirements Analysis
9 1 (2.86%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (2.86%) Domain-Driven Design
9 1 (2.86%) Test Automation
9 1 (2.86%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) PHP
2 27 (77.14%) JavaScript
3 13 (37.14%) Java
4 3 (8.57%) ES6
5 2 (5.71%) C#
5 2 (5.71%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.86%) C++
6 1 (2.86%) Python
6 1 (2.86%) Ruby
6 1 (2.86%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Twitter
1 6 (17.14%) Zend
2 5 (14.29%) Facebook
3 2 (5.71%) Adobe
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle