Period
to 8 December 2021

The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Northern Ireland during the 6 months to 8 December 2021.

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

PHP Developer
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
8 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 86 43 -
Rank change year-on-year -43 - +65
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 5 6 0
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 0.66% 1.92% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 1.99% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 0
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £32,500 £35,000 -
Median % change year-on-year -7.14% - -
UK median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% +1.19% +2.44%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland. 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
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies in Northern Ireland with a recognized job title 652 301 533
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 86.13% 96.47% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 441 155 396
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £26,250
25th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
75th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £60,313
90th Percentile £77,500 £65,750 £67,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP Developer in Northern Ireland

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PHP Developer in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for PHP Developer in Northern Ireland

PHP Developer
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 8 December 2021. 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
County Antrim -35 5 £32,500 -13.33% 2
PHP Developer
UK

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 8 December 2021, 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 Northern Ireland region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) PHP
2 4 (80.00%) Laravel
2 4 (80.00%) Vue.js
3 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (60.00%) Node.js
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) MySQL
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Google
3 3 (60.00%) AWS
3 3 (60.00%) HTML5
4 2 (40.00%) Social Media
4 2 (40.00%) Kentico
4 2 (40.00%) Open Source
4 2 (40.00%) PHPUnit
4 2 (40.00%) Photography
4 2 (40.00%) Magento
4 2 (40.00%) Smartphone
4 2 (40.00%) Symfony
4 2 (40.00%) Umbraco
4 2 (40.00%) WordPress
4 2 (40.00%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (40.00%) iPhone
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) CMS
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) Artificial Intelligence

PHP Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 (40.00%) CMS
1 2 (40.00%) IBM Domino
1 2 (40.00%) Kentico
1 2 (40.00%) Umbraco
1 2 (40.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) AWS
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon Alexa
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon ECS
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon S3
2 2 (40.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (40.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
1 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon Athena
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon Aurora
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (40.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) CircleCI
1 2 (40.00%) PHPUnit
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (40.00%) Social Skills
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Laravel
1 4 (80.00%) Vue.js
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) HTML5
2 3 (60.00%) Node.js
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) CSS3
3 2 (40.00%) Doctrine
3 2 (40.00%) Symfony
4 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (20.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) iPhone
1 2 (40.00%) Photography
1 2 (40.00%) Smartphone
1 2 (40.00%) Social Media
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (40.00%) API Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Collaborative Working
2 2 (40.00%) Conversational UI
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) Project Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) OO PHP
3 1 (20.00%) OWASP
3 1 (20.00%) Secure Coding
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Web Design
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Google
2 2 (40.00%) Apple
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft