The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 29 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
England > South East
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 168 86 130
Rank change year-on-year -82 +44  
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 280 624 525
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.92% 3.40% 2.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.99% 3.51% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 255 575 450
South East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +1.35%  
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +2.66% +2.73%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14100 17771 20746
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.65% 96.97% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 51721 74610 83636
South East median annual salary £43,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.13% +3.52%  
10th Percentile £24,750 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.55%  

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured PHP Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for PHP Developer in the South East

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for PHP Developer in the South East

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP Developer in the South East over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP Developer in the South East

PHP Developer
Job Locations in the South 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 South East region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Sussex +1 65 £45,000 +28.57% 9
Hampshire -53 65 £40,000 +9.58% 15
Surrey +3 60 £41,500 +9.93% 10
Oxfordshire +2 30 £37,000 -3.89% 5
Kent +6 27 £30,000 -3.22% 4
West Sussex -24 14 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Berkshire -58 12 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Buckinghamshire -26 7 £41,500 +20.28% 3
PHP Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 South East region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 537 (100.00%) PHP
2 418 (77.84%) JavaScript
3 371 (69.09%) CSS
4 357 (66.48%) HTML
5 310 (57.73%) MySQL
6 281 (52.33%) Web Development
7 189 (35.20%) MVC
8 180 (33.52%) Linux
9 178 (33.15%) jQuery
10 153 (28.49%) Agile Software Development
11 143 (26.63%) Git (software)
12 140 (26.07%) LAMP
13 138 (25.70%) OO
14 133 (24.77%) OOP
15 129 (24.02%) Laravel
16 124 (23.09%) Symfony
17 115 (21.42%) Zend
18 96 (17.88%) HTML5
19 90 (16.76%) Front End Development
20 84 (15.64%) E-Commerce
21 81 (15.08%) SQL
22 79 (14.71%) Apache
23 75 (13.97%) Marketing
24 74 (13.78%) CMS
25 67 (12.48%) AngularJS
26 64 (11.92%) CSS3
26 64 (11.92%) WordPress
27 60 (11.17%) OO PHP
28 57 (10.61%) XML
29 50 (9.31%) Ajax

PHP Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 79 (14.71%) Apache
2 74 (13.78%) CMS
3 64 (11.92%) WordPress
4 46 (8.57%) Drupal
5 19 (3.54%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (1.86%) Joomla!
7 7 (1.30%) SilverStripe
8 5 (0.93%) nginx
9 4 (0.74%) Moodle
9 4 (0.74%) Totara
10 1 (0.19%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 11 (2.05%) Photoshop
2 5 (0.93%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.56%) GIMP
4 1 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.19%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 34 (6.33%) Magento
2 12 (2.23%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.19%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 32 (5.96%) SaaS
2 19 (3.54%) GitHub
3 17 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.12%) Google Analytics
5 5 (0.93%) Heroku
6 4 (0.74%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.19%) Linode
7 1 (0.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.19%) Firewall
1 1 (0.19%) HTTP
1 1 (0.19%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 310 (57.73%) MySQL
2 29 (5.40%) PostgreSQL
3 25 (4.66%) SQL Server
4 20 (3.72%) MongoDB
5 17 (3.17%) NoSQL
6 16 (2.98%) Redis
7 15 (2.79%) Relational Database
8 8 (1.49%) MariaDB
9 7 (1.30%) SQLite
10 2 (0.37%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.19%) GIS
11 1 (0.19%) phpMyAdmin
Development Applications
1 143 (26.63%) Git (software)
2 37 (6.89%) Subversion
3 17 (3.17%) PHPUnit
4 5 (0.93%) gulp
4 5 (0.93%) Jenkins
4 5 (0.93%) PostCSS
4 5 (0.93%) webpack
5 4 (0.74%) JIRA
5 4 (0.74%) Selenium
5 4 (0.74%) Vagrant
6 3 (0.56%) Selenium IDE
6 3 (0.56%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.37%) Babel
7 2 (0.37%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.19%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.19%) JIRA Agile
General
1 75 (13.97%) Marketing
2 29 (5.40%) Finance
3 19 (3.54%) Games
4 15 (2.79%) Advertising
5 10 (1.86%) Automotive
5 10 (1.86%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.49%) Retail
7 6 (1.12%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.37%) Back Office
8 2 (0.37%) Electronics
8 2 (0.37%) Legal
8 2 (0.37%) Online Betting
9 1 (0.19%) Banking
9 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 371 (69.09%) CSS
2 357 (66.48%) HTML
3 178 (33.15%) jQuery
4 140 (26.07%) LAMP
5 129 (24.02%) Laravel
6 124 (23.09%) Symfony
7 96 (17.88%) HTML5
8 67 (12.48%) AngularJS
9 64 (11.92%) CSS3
10 57 (10.61%) XML
11 50 (9.31%) Ajax
12 45 (8.38%) JSON
12 45 (8.38%) Node.js
13 41 (7.64%) React
14 37 (6.89%) CodeIgniter
15 35 (6.52%) RESTful
16 34 (6.33%) .NET
17 33 (6.15%) SOAP
18 28 (5.21%) REST
19 27 (5.03%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 45 (8.38%) Mobile App
2 26 (4.84%) User Experience
3 16 (2.98%) Computer Science
4 10 (1.86%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (1.49%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (1.12%) Life Science
7 5 (0.93%) Social Media
8 4 (0.74%) Linux Command Line
8 4 (0.74%) Replication
9 1 (0.19%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.19%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.19%) Fintech
9 1 (0.19%) FMCG
9 1 (0.19%) iPad
9 1 (0.19%) iPhone
9 1 (0.19%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.19%) W3C
9 1 (0.19%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 180 (33.52%) Linux
2 25 (4.66%) Windows
3 8 (1.49%) Android
3 8 (1.49%) CentOS
3 8 (1.49%) Ubuntu
4 4 (0.74%) Apple iOS
4 4 (0.74%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.37%) Debian
6 1 (0.19%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 281 (52.33%) Web Development
2 189 (35.20%) MVC
3 153 (28.49%) Agile Software Development
4 138 (25.70%) OO
5 133 (24.77%) OOP
6 90 (16.76%) Front End Development
7 84 (15.64%) E-Commerce
8 60 (11.17%) OO PHP
9 41 (7.64%) Software Engineering
9 41 (7.64%) TDD
10 40 (7.45%) Mentoring
11 31 (5.77%) Scrum
12 27 (5.03%) Open Source
13 25 (4.66%) Mathematics
13 25 (4.66%) OOD
14 20 (3.72%) CRM
15 16 (2.98%) Mobile Development
16 15 (2.79%) API Integration
16 15 (2.79%) Content Management
17 13 (2.42%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 537 (100.00%) PHP
2 418 (77.84%) JavaScript
3 81 (15.08%) SQL
4 48 (8.94%) PHP 5
5 36 (6.70%) C#
5 36 (6.70%) Java
6 28 (5.21%) Perl
6 28 (5.21%) Ruby
7 23 (4.28%) Python
8 13 (2.42%) PHP 4
9 12 (2.23%) PHP 7
9 12 (2.23%) XPath
10 9 (1.68%) C++
11 3 (0.56%) ES6
12 1 (0.19%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.19%) Go
Qualifications
1 31 (5.77%) Degree
2 13 (2.42%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.05%) QA
2 1 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (1.30%) Docker
2 2 (0.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (0.93%) Puppet
2 2 (0.37%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.19%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 115 (21.42%) Zend
2 10 (1.86%) Google
2 10 (1.86%) Microsoft
3 5 (0.93%) Oracle
4 4 (0.74%) Adobe
4 4 (0.74%) Twitter
5 3 (0.56%) Facebook
6 2 (0.37%) PayPal
7 1 (0.19%) Apple
7 1 (0.19%) Sony
Guildford, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ascot, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Searchability
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fleet, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £63000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits and training
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ninesharp
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Westerham, Kent
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Perkbo
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckinghamshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25K - £30K DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum + £DOE + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Gravesend, Kent
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive salary, great benefits and bonus.
Posted: 5 days ago