The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 23 June 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
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 81 104
Rank change year-on-year -19 +23  
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 7 51 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.53% 2.87% 1.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 2.98% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5 51 45
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £37,500 £35,600
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £70,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year - +1.44%  

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 1272 1711 2221
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.10% 96.39% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1047 1353 1658
Median salary £45,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 17 (100.00%) PHP
2 13 (76.47%) HTML
3 12 (70.59%) CSS
4 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
5 8 (47.06%) Python
5 8 (47.06%) Zend
5 8 (47.06%) jQuery
6 7 (41.18%) MySQL
7 6 (35.29%) LAMP
7 6 (35.29%) Web Development
7 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
8 4 (23.53%) Drupal
8 4 (23.53%) Web Application Development
8 4 (23.53%) MVC
8 4 (23.53%) OO
8 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
9 3 (17.65%) OOP
9 3 (17.65%) Ajax
9 3 (17.65%) OO PHP
9 3 (17.65%) SaaS
10 2 (11.76%) Laravel
10 2 (11.76%) HTML5
10 2 (11.76%) Django
10 2 (11.76%) JSON
10 2 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
10 2 (11.76%) Puppet
10 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (11.76%) TDD
10 2 (11.76%) Linux
10 2 (11.76%) XML

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 4 (23.53%) Drupal
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) CMS
2 1 (5.88%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (5.88%) Advertising
1 1 (5.88%) Banking
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) HTML
2 12 (70.59%) CSS
3 8 (47.06%) jQuery
4 6 (35.29%) LAMP
5 3 (17.65%) Ajax
6 2 (11.76%) Django
6 2 (11.76%) HTML5
6 2 (11.76%) JSON
6 2 (11.76%) Laravel
6 2 (11.76%) XML
7 1 (5.88%) CSS3
7 1 (5.88%) Node.js
7 1 (5.88%) React Native
7 1 (5.88%) REST
7 1 (5.88%) Sass
7 1 (5.88%) Semantic HTML
7 1 (5.88%) Symfony
7 1 (5.88%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Web Development
2 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
2 4 (23.53%) MVC
2 4 (23.53%) OO
2 4 (23.53%) Web Application Development
3 3 (17.65%) OO PHP
3 3 (17.65%) OOP
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (11.76%) TDD
5 1 (5.88%) BDD
5 1 (5.88%) CRM
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) PHP
2 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
3 8 (47.06%) Python
4 1 (5.88%) ES6
4 1 (5.88%) Perl
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Zend
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