Period
to 18 January 2018

The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

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

PHP Developer
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 47 39
Rank change year-on-year -32 -8 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 58 66 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 3.31% 5.24% 6.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.44% 5.45% 6.84%
Number of salaries quoted 63 68 84
Southampton median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +2.74% +12.31%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £47,050
Hampshire median annual salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -2.67% +7.14% +16.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton. 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
Southampton
Permanent vacancies in Southampton with a recognized job title 1,686 1,211 1,388
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.34% 96.11% 98.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1,526 1,074 1,274
Southampton median annual salary £38,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,625 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £61,250
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP Developer in Southampton

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for PHP Developer in Southampton

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP Developer in Southampton over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for PHP Developer in Southampton

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Southampton region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 58 (100.00%) PHP
2 49 (84.48%) JavaScript
3 48 (82.76%) HTML
3 48 (82.76%) CSS
4 40 (68.97%) LAMP
5 33 (56.90%) Linux
6 31 (53.45%) SQL
7 30 (51.72%) OOP
8 29 (50.00%) OO
9 25 (43.10%) Web Development
9 25 (43.10%) SDLC
10 24 (41.38%) Git (software)
10 24 (41.38%) Subversion
11 23 (39.66%) PHP 7
12 22 (37.93%) PostgreSQL
13 21 (36.21%) MVC
14 20 (34.48%) Zend
15 18 (31.03%) Laravel
16 16 (27.59%) TDD
17 14 (24.14%) HTML5
18 13 (22.41%) Symfony
19 12 (20.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 12 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
19 12 (20.69%) E-Commerce
19 12 (20.69%) MySQL
20 11 (18.97%) WordPress
21 10 (17.24%) Magento
21 10 (17.24%) OO PHP
21 10 (17.24%) Front End Development
22 8 (13.79%) Apache

PHP Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 11 (18.97%) WordPress
2 8 (13.79%) Apache
3 6 (10.34%) CMS
Business Applications
1 10 (17.24%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.34%) GitHub
1 6 (10.34%) SaaS
2 5 (8.62%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (6.90%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (37.93%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (20.69%) MySQL
3 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.45%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 24 (41.38%) Git (software)
1 24 (41.38%) Subversion
General
1 6 (10.34%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.90%) Advertising
3 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (82.76%) CSS
1 48 (82.76%) HTML
2 40 (68.97%) LAMP
3 18 (31.03%) Laravel
4 14 (24.14%) HTML5
5 13 (22.41%) Symfony
6 12 (20.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (10.34%) Behat
7 6 (10.34%) CSS3
7 6 (10.34%) XHTML
8 4 (6.90%) AngularJS
9 3 (5.17%) .NET
9 3 (5.17%) jQuery
10 2 (3.45%) Ajax
10 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET
11 1 (1.72%) Apache Cordova
11 1 (1.72%) Node.js
11 1 (1.72%) Phalcon
11 1 (1.72%) Yii
11 1 (1.72%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) BBC
2 4 (6.90%) Blog
2 4 (6.90%) Digital Media
2 4 (6.90%) Public Cloud
3 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 33 (56.90%) Linux
2 2 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (51.72%) OOP
2 29 (50.00%) OO
3 25 (43.10%) SDLC
3 25 (43.10%) Web Development
4 21 (36.21%) MVC
5 16 (27.59%) TDD
6 12 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (20.69%) E-Commerce
7 10 (17.24%) Front End Development
7 10 (17.24%) OO PHP
8 7 (12.07%) Software Engineering
9 6 (10.34%) Extreme Programming
9 6 (10.34%) Prototyping
9 6 (10.34%) Rapid Prototyping
9 6 (10.34%) Scrum
9 6 (10.34%) Unit Testing
9 6 (10.34%) Web Application Development
10 4 (6.90%) Line Management
10 4 (6.90%) Pair Programming
10 4 (6.90%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 58 (100.00%) PHP
2 49 (84.48%) JavaScript
3 31 (53.45%) SQL
4 23 (39.66%) PHP 7
5 6 (10.34%) PHP 5
6 3 (5.17%) C#
7 2 (3.45%) Java
7 2 (3.45%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) GCP
System Software
1 5 (8.62%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 20 (34.48%) Zend
2 6 (10.34%) Sony
2 6 (10.34%) Twitter
3 2 (3.45%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle
4 1 (1.72%) Xamarin