Period
to 18 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior PHP Developer was £52,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 18 September 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
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 467 453 466
Rank change year-on-year -14 +13 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior PHP Developer 65 85 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.22% 0.29% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.30% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 62 87 142
South East median annual salary £52,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.47% +11.76% -10.53%
10th Percentile £33,750 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £61,125 £57,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 28,605 28,002 34,747
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.59% 96.72% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 23,790 23,362 29,378
South East median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +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 18 September 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 18 September 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
Thames Valley +5 26 £47,500 - 8
Hampshire -10 23 £55,000 +22.22% 3
Buckinghamshire - 13 £47,500 - 3
Berkshire -11 9 £56,250 +18.42% 3
East Sussex -31 6 £42,500 -10.53%
Oxfordshire +4 4 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Surrey -8 4 £56,250 +18.42% 1
Sussex - 3 £31,000 -
Kent +14 2 £61,250 +28.95%
West Sussex - 1 £60,000 -
Senior PHP Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 65 (100.00%) PHP
2 53 (81.54%) HTML
3 51 (78.46%) MySQL
4 50 (76.92%) JavaScript
5 42 (64.62%) CSS
6 29 (44.62%) LAMP
7 28 (43.08%) Git (software)
8 25 (38.46%) jQuery
8 25 (38.46%) OO
9 23 (35.38%) Web Development
10 22 (33.85%) OO PHP
11 21 (32.31%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (32.31%) SQL
12 18 (27.69%) MVC
12 18 (27.69%) HTML5
13 17 (26.15%) CSS3
14 16 (24.62%) OOP
15 15 (23.08%) PHP 5
16 13 (20.00%) Retail
17 12 (18.46%) SDLC
17 12 (18.46%) Linux
17 12 (18.46%) Laravel
17 12 (18.46%) Relational Database
18 11 (16.92%) Computer Science
18 11 (16.92%) Self-Motivation
19 10 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
19 10 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
19 10 (15.38%) Time Management
19 10 (15.38%) Oracle
19 10 (15.38%) E-Commerce

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 8 (12.31%) Drupal
2 7 (10.77%) Apache
3 6 (9.23%) CMS
4 3 (4.62%) WordPress
5 2 (3.08%) Apache Solr
5 2 (3.08%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (3.08%) SilverStripe
6 1 (1.54%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.77%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (10.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.08%) Asana
2 2 (3.08%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) HTTP
1 1 (1.54%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (78.46%) MySQL
2 12 (18.46%) Relational Database
3 6 (9.23%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.62%) Big Data
4 3 (4.62%) Redis
5 2 (3.08%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 28 (43.08%) Git (software)
2 9 (13.85%) git-flow
3 8 (12.31%) Subversion
4 4 (6.15%) Jenkins
4 4 (6.15%) JIRA
5 2 (3.08%) Grunt
5 2 (3.08%) gulp
5 2 (3.08%) Selenium
5 2 (3.08%) Sublime Text
6 1 (1.54%) GitLab
6 1 (1.54%) PHPUnit
General
1 13 (20.00%) Retail
2 8 (12.31%) Marketing
3 2 (3.08%) Games
4 1 (1.54%) Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (81.54%) HTML
2 42 (64.62%) CSS
3 29 (44.62%) LAMP
4 25 (38.46%) jQuery
5 18 (27.69%) HTML5
6 17 (26.15%) CSS3
7 12 (18.46%) Laravel
8 9 (13.85%) Ajax
9 8 (12.31%) Symfony
10 6 (9.23%) DHTML
11 5 (7.69%) AngularJS
12 4 (6.15%) JSON
12 4 (6.15%) Sass
12 4 (6.15%) SOAP
12 4 (6.15%) XML
13 3 (4.62%) .NET
13 3 (4.62%) RabbitMQ
13 3 (4.62%) React
13 3 (4.62%) XSL
14 2 (3.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.92%) Computer Science
1 11 (16.92%) Self-Motivation
2 10 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.69%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (6.15%) User Experience
5 3 (4.62%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.54%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.54%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.46%) Linux
2 2 (3.08%) Android
2 2 (3.08%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.08%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (38.46%) OO
2 23 (35.38%) Web Development
3 22 (33.85%) OO PHP
4 21 (32.31%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (27.69%) MVC
6 16 (24.62%) OOP
7 12 (18.46%) SDLC
8 10 (15.38%) E-Commerce
8 10 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
8 10 (15.38%) Time Management
9 9 (13.85%) Customer-Centricity
10 7 (10.77%) CRM
10 7 (10.77%) Scrum
10 7 (10.77%) Technical Architecture
11 6 (9.23%) Project Management
12 5 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
12 5 (7.69%) TDD
12 5 (7.69%) Waterfall
13 4 (6.15%) Kanban
13 4 (6.15%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 65 (100.00%) PHP
2 50 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 21 (32.31%) SQL
4 15 (23.08%) PHP 5
5 7 (10.77%) Delphi
6 3 (4.62%) Perl
6 3 (4.62%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.54%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.54%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (12.31%) Computer Science Degree
1 8 (12.31%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.54%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (6.15%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 10 (15.38%) Oracle
2 7 (10.77%) Zend
3 6 (9.23%) Google
4 3 (4.62%) Twitter
5 2 (3.08%) Assembla
5 2 (3.08%) Capita
5 2 (3.08%) Facebook
6 1 (1.54%) Fujitsu
6 1 (1.54%) Perforce