Period
to 17 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior PHP Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 17 June 2018.

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

Senior PHP Developer
England > South East
6 months to
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 463 484 468
Rank change year-on-year +21 -16 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior PHP Developer 85 60 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.28% 0.21% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.21% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 80 57 141
South East median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +11.76% -11.46%
10th Percentile £33,750 £37,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% -5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 29,088 28,283 36,467
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.00% 96.67% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 24,336 23,595 31,084
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Senior PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior PHP Developer in the South East

Senior PHP Developer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Senior PHP Developer in the South East

Senior PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior PHP Developer in the South East over the 6 months to 17 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior PHP Developer in the South East

Senior 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 Senior PHP Developer within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 June 2018. 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
Hampshire +4 37 £55,000 +15.79% 2
Thames Valley +13 21 £47,500 -13.64%
Buckinghamshire +3 11 £60,000 +14.29%
East Sussex -28 9 £42,500 - 3
Berkshire -9 7 £47,500 -13.64%
Surrey -14 6 £55,000 +19.57% 1
Sussex - 6 £33,000 -
Oxfordshire -7 3 £55,000 +10.00%
West Sussex - 3 £52,500 - 1
Kent - 3 £52,500 - 2
Senior PHP Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 June 2018, Senior 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 South East region featuring Senior PHP Developer in the job title.

1 85 (100.00%) PHP
2 77 (90.59%) HTML
3 74 (87.06%) CSS
4 62 (72.94%) MySQL
5 55 (64.71%) JavaScript
6 45 (52.94%) jQuery
7 42 (49.41%) Git (software)
8 39 (45.88%) HTML5
8 39 (45.88%) MVC
9 35 (41.18%) LAMP
9 35 (41.18%) OO
10 34 (40.00%) Web Development
11 33 (38.82%) CSS3
12 31 (36.47%) OO PHP
13 29 (34.12%) PHP 5
14 27 (31.76%) Laravel
15 26 (30.59%) SQL
16 25 (29.41%) Self-Motivation
17 24 (28.24%) Relational Database
17 24 (28.24%) OOP
18 23 (27.06%) Agile Software Development
19 22 (25.88%) Zend
20 20 (23.53%) Time Management
20 20 (23.53%) Retail
20 20 (23.53%) Oracle
20 20 (23.53%) git-flow
21 17 (20.00%) Customer-Centricity
22 14 (16.47%) CMS
22 14 (16.47%) Symfony
23 13 (15.29%) Linux

Senior 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 14 (16.47%) CMS
2 12 (14.12%) Apache
3 7 (8.24%) WordPress
4 5 (5.88%) Drupal
5 3 (3.53%) SilverStripe
6 1 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.18%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.06%) Asana
2 1 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.18%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (72.94%) MySQL
2 24 (28.24%) Relational Database
3 6 (7.06%) Big Data
4 5 (5.88%) NoSQL
5 4 (4.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 42 (49.41%) Git (software)
2 20 (23.53%) git-flow
3 6 (7.06%) Selenium
3 6 (7.06%) Sublime Text
4 5 (5.88%) Subversion
5 2 (2.35%) Grunt
5 2 (2.35%) gulp
6 1 (1.18%) Xcode
General
1 20 (23.53%) Retail
2 2 (2.35%) Marketing
3 1 (1.18%) Banking
3 1 (1.18%) Finance
3 1 (1.18%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (90.59%) HTML
2 74 (87.06%) CSS
3 45 (52.94%) jQuery
4 39 (45.88%) HTML5
5 35 (41.18%) LAMP
6 33 (38.82%) CSS3
7 27 (31.76%) Laravel
8 14 (16.47%) Symfony
9 12 (14.12%) Zend Framework
10 7 (8.24%) CodeIgniter
11 6 (7.06%) Ajax
11 6 (7.06%) RESTful
12 5 (5.88%) AngularJS
12 5 (5.88%) Node.js
12 5 (5.88%) XHTML
12 5 (5.88%) XML
13 4 (4.71%) JSON
13 4 (4.71%) SOAP
13 4 (4.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (4.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (29.41%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (7.06%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (5.88%) User Experience
4 4 (4.71%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.18%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (1.18%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.18%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.18%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.29%) Linux
2 6 (7.06%) CentOS
3 3 (3.53%) Android
3 3 (3.53%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (45.88%) MVC
2 35 (41.18%) OO
3 34 (40.00%) Web Development
4 31 (36.47%) OO PHP
5 24 (28.24%) OOP
6 23 (27.06%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (23.53%) Time Management
8 17 (20.00%) Customer-Centricity
9 7 (8.24%) Mentoring
9 7 (8.24%) Unit Testing
10 6 (7.06%) CRM
10 6 (7.06%) Scrum
10 6 (7.06%) System Testing
11 5 (5.88%) Open Source
12 4 (4.71%) Project Management
13 3 (3.53%) Analytics
13 3 (3.53%) Android Development
13 3 (3.53%) E-Commerce
13 3 (3.53%) iOS Development
13 3 (3.53%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 85 (100.00%) PHP
2 55 (64.71%) JavaScript
3 29 (34.12%) PHP 5
4 26 (30.59%) SQL
5 2 (2.35%) C#
6 1 (1.18%) Delphi
6 1 (1.18%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (2.35%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (2.35%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (2.35%) Docker
Vendors
1 22 (25.88%) Zend
2 20 (23.53%) Oracle
3 8 (9.41%) Google
4 6 (7.06%) Assembla
4 6 (7.06%) Twitter