Period
to 28 February 2020

The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 6 months to 28 February 2020.

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
28 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 42 86 78
Rank change year-on-year +44 -8 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 64 26 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 4.96% 1.92% 2.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.08% 2.05% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 57 26 48
North East median annual salary £45,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.46% +8.33% -
England median annual salary £44,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.32% +9.33% -

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 1,261 1,270 1,705
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.68% 93.87% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 923 1,008 1,477
North East median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £22,550 £24,000 £23,125
90th Percentile £61,250 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.44% +2.50% +5.26%

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 28 February 2020.

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 28 February 2020. 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 +36 50 £45,000 +38.46% 13
Durham +13 14 £35,000 -3.45% 7
PHP Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 February 2020, 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 64 (100.00%) PHP
2 51 (79.69%) MySQL
3 50 (78.13%) JavaScript
4 45 (70.31%) HTML
4 45 (70.31%) CSS
5 40 (62.50%) Laravel
6 38 (59.38%) Symfony
7 32 (50.00%) Git (software)
8 30 (46.88%) E-Commerce
9 29 (45.31%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (45.31%) Magento
10 27 (42.19%) MVC
11 24 (37.50%) OO
11 24 (37.50%) OO PHP
12 23 (35.94%) Zend
13 22 (34.38%) CodeIgniter
13 22 (34.38%) jQuery
13 22 (34.38%) Shopify
14 20 (31.25%) Sass
15 19 (29.69%) REST
16 18 (28.13%) SaaS
17 13 (20.31%) TDD
18 12 (18.75%) Web Development
19 11 (17.19%) QA
19 11 (17.19%) Lua
19 11 (17.19%) PHPUnit
19 11 (17.19%) Redis
19 11 (17.19%) Mobile App
19 11 (17.19%) Retail
19 11 (17.19%) Marketing

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 (3.13%) WordPress
2 1 (1.56%) CMS
Business Applications
1 29 (45.31%) Magento
2 22 (34.38%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 18 (28.13%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (79.69%) MySQL
2 11 (17.19%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (17.19%) Redis
3 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 32 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 11 (17.19%) PHPUnit
3 8 (12.50%) Mercurial
4 7 (10.94%) JIRA
5 6 (9.38%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (1.56%) GitLab
6 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (17.19%) Marketing
1 11 (17.19%) Retail
2 1 (1.56%) Finance
2 1 (1.56%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (70.31%) CSS
1 45 (70.31%) HTML
2 40 (62.50%) Laravel
3 38 (59.38%) Symfony
4 22 (34.38%) CodeIgniter
4 22 (34.38%) jQuery
5 20 (31.25%) Sass
6 19 (29.69%) REST
7 11 (17.19%) Redux
8 8 (12.50%) SOAP
9 5 (7.81%) HTML5
10 4 (6.25%) Vue.js
11 2 (3.13%) CSS3
11 2 (3.13%) RESTful
12 1 (1.56%) AngularJS
12 1 (1.56%) LAMP
12 1 (1.56%) LEMP Stack
12 1 (1.56%) React
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.19%) Mobile App
1 11 (17.19%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (9.38%) User Experience
3 2 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.56%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.56%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (46.88%) E-Commerce
2 29 (45.31%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (42.19%) MVC
4 24 (37.50%) OO
4 24 (37.50%) OO PHP
5 13 (20.31%) TDD
6 12 (18.75%) Web Development
7 8 (12.50%) Configuration Management
8 6 (9.38%) Product Management
9 3 (4.69%) Customer-Centricity
9 3 (4.69%) Test Automation
10 2 (3.13%) DevOps
10 2 (3.13%) OOD
10 2 (3.13%) Threat Intelligence
11 1 (1.56%) B2B
11 1 (1.56%) B2C
11 1 (1.56%) Creative Thinking
11 1 (1.56%) Machine Learning
11 1 (1.56%) OOP
11 1 (1.56%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 64 (100.00%) PHP
2 50 (78.13%) JavaScript
3 11 (17.19%) Lua
3 11 (17.19%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.19%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (35.94%) Zend
2 2 (3.13%) WooCommerce