The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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

PHP Developer
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 130 114
Rank change year-on-year +33 -16  
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 8 13 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.64% 0.66% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.70% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 35
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -27.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £65,000
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 Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1215 1846 2309
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.43% 93.94% 94.90%
Number of salaries quoted 934 1488 1574
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP Developer in Reading

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for PHP Developer in Reading

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP Developer in Reading over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP Developer in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 Reading region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) PHP
2 18 (94.74%) HTML
3 17 (89.47%) CSS
4 13 (68.42%) JavaScript
5 12 (63.16%) jQuery
6 8 (42.11%) MySQL
6 8 (42.11%) Python
6 8 (42.11%) MVC
7 7 (36.84%) Zend
8 6 (31.58%) Drupal
8 6 (31.58%) OO
9 5 (26.32%) XML
9 5 (26.32%) LAMP
9 5 (26.32%) Ajax
9 5 (26.32%) Web Development
9 5 (26.32%) Symfony
10 4 (21.05%) Data Protection
10 4 (21.05%) Perl
10 4 (21.05%) Web Application Development
10 4 (21.05%) OO PHP
11 3 (15.79%) Cybersecurity
11 3 (15.79%) Laravel
11 3 (15.79%) SaaS
11 3 (15.79%) HTML5
11 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
12 2 (10.53%) Advertising
12 2 (10.53%) JSON
12 2 (10.53%) Magento
12 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
12 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce

PHP Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 6 (31.58%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) MySQL
2 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (5.26%) MariaDB
3 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (10.53%) Advertising
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Billing
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (94.74%) HTML
2 17 (89.47%) CSS
3 12 (63.16%) jQuery
4 5 (26.32%) Ajax
4 5 (26.32%) LAMP
4 5 (26.32%) Symfony
4 5 (26.32%) XML
5 3 (15.79%) HTML5
5 3 (15.79%) Laravel
6 2 (10.53%) JSON
6 2 (10.53%) Web Services
6 2 (10.53%) Yii
7 1 (5.26%) CakePHP
7 1 (5.26%) CodeIgniter
7 1 (5.26%) J2EE
7 1 (5.26%) JSF
7 1 (5.26%) JSP
7 1 (5.26%) SOAP
7 1 (5.26%) Struts
7 1 (5.26%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) MVC
2 6 (31.58%) OO
3 5 (26.32%) Web Development
4 4 (21.05%) Data Protection
4 4 (21.05%) OO PHP
4 4 (21.05%) Web Application Development
5 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.79%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.26%) Analytics
7 1 (5.26%) CRM
7 1 (5.26%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (5.26%) Scrum
7 1 (5.26%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) PHP
2 13 (68.42%) JavaScript
3 8 (42.11%) Python
4 4 (21.05%) Perl
5 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Zend
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £53000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 7 days ago