The median annual salary for a Senior PHP Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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 West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 209 226 205
Rank change year-on-year +17 -21  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior PHP Developer 33 9 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.62% 0.17% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.18% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 28 9 40
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.07% -13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,450 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year +6.25% -6.43%  

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 West. 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 West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5138 5116 5783
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 97.09% 97.58% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4269 4337 4867
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,648 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West that featured Senior PHP Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior PHP Developer in the South West

Senior PHP Developer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Senior PHP Developer in the South West

Senior PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior PHP Developer in the South West over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior PHP Developer in the South West

Senior PHP Developer
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 28 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
Bristol -9 14 £40,000 -15.78% 3
Gloucestershire - 6 £40,000 -
Wiltshire +6 5 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Devon +7 3 £29,000 -3.33%
Dorset - 3 - -
Somerset - 2 £41,250 - 1
Senior PHP Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Senior 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 West region featuring Senior PHP Developer in the job title.

1 56 (100.00%) PHP
2 51 (91.07%) JavaScript
3 49 (87.50%) MySQL
4 41 (73.21%) HTML
5 38 (67.86%) CSS
6 27 (48.21%) Linux
6 27 (48.21%) Git (software)
7 24 (42.86%) MVC
8 19 (33.93%) OO
8 19 (33.93%) LAMP
9 18 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (32.14%) Web Development
9 18 (32.14%) Laravel
10 16 (28.57%) jQuery
10 16 (28.57%) RESTful
10 16 (28.57%) OOP
11 14 (25.00%) Symfony
11 14 (25.00%) OO PHP
12 13 (23.21%) Apache
12 13 (23.21%) XHTML
13 12 (21.43%) Zend
13 12 (21.43%) AngularJS
13 12 (21.43%) Drupal
14 10 (17.86%) Degree
14 10 (17.86%) TDD
14 10 (17.86%) Scrum
14 10 (17.86%) Web Services
15 9 (16.07%) E-Commerce
15 9 (16.07%) HTML5
15 9 (16.07%) BDD

Senior PHP Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 13 (23.21%) Apache
2 12 (21.43%) Drupal
3 7 (12.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) SaaS
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) Internet
2 2 (3.57%) HTTP
3 1 (1.79%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (87.50%) MySQL
2 3 (5.36%) NoSQL
2 3 (5.36%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.57%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.79%) CouchDB
4 1 (1.79%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (48.21%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.71%) Subversion
3 2 (3.57%) JIRA
4 1 (1.79%) PHPUnit
General
1 2 (3.57%) Advertising
2 1 (1.79%) Billing
2 1 (1.79%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (73.21%) HTML
2 38 (67.86%) CSS
3 19 (33.93%) LAMP
4 18 (32.14%) Laravel
5 16 (28.57%) jQuery
5 16 (28.57%) RESTful
6 14 (25.00%) Symfony
7 13 (23.21%) XHTML
8 12 (21.43%) AngularJS
9 10 (17.86%) Web Services
10 9 (16.07%) CodeIgniter
10 9 (16.07%) HTML5
11 7 (12.50%) XML
12 5 (8.93%) Yii
13 4 (7.14%) Apache Cordova
13 4 (7.14%) CakePHP
13 4 (7.14%) XSL
13 4 (7.14%) Zend Framework
14 2 (3.57%) Django
14 2 (3.57%) Doctrine
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 27 (48.21%) Linux
2 4 (7.14%) Unix
3 3 (5.36%) CentOS
3 3 (5.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (42.86%) MVC
2 19 (33.93%) OO
3 18 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (32.14%) Web Development
4 16 (28.57%) OOP
5 14 (25.00%) OO PHP
6 10 (17.86%) Scrum
6 10 (17.86%) TDD
7 9 (16.07%) BDD
7 9 (16.07%) E-Commerce
7 9 (16.07%) Kanban
8 7 (12.50%) Migration
8 7 (12.50%) OOD
9 6 (10.71%) Software Engineering
9 6 (10.71%) Unit Testing
10 4 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (7.14%) Cross-Browser Development
11 3 (5.36%) API Development
11 3 (5.36%) Test Automation
12 2 (3.57%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) PHP
2 51 (91.07%) JavaScript
3 8 (14.29%) PHP 5
4 6 (10.71%) SQL
5 5 (8.93%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.57%) Objective-C
6 2 (3.57%) Perl
6 2 (3.57%) Python
6 2 (3.57%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.79%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (17.86%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Docker
2 1 (1.79%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 12 (21.43%) Zend
2 4 (7.14%) Google
3 1 (1.79%) Plumtree
3 1 (1.79%) Rackspace
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