PHP Jobs in the UK excluding London

PHP
UK > UK excluding London

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for PHP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PHP over the 6 months to 27 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
27 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 129 125 83
Rank change year-on-year -4 -42 -45
Permanent jobs citing PHP 1,249 1,764 2,664
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 2.34% 2.80% 3.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.63% 6.51% 8.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1,145 1,138 2,200
10th Percentile £30,500 £33,750 £32,000
25th Percentile £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% +18.75%
75th Percentile £61,250 £63,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £85,375 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +17.03%

All Programming Languages
UK excluding London

PHP is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for coding skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 18,825 27,082 31,948
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 35.23% 42.93% 46.68%
Number of salaries quoted 14,211 15,155 21,656
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £41,313 £42,500 £40,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £54,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -0.91% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £67,500 £71,248 £67,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +9.09%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing PHP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for PHP in the UK excluding London

PHP
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PHP in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for PHP in the UK excluding London

PHP
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing PHP in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 27 February 2024.

Salary histogram for PHP in the UK excluding London

PHP
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 27 February 2024. 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
Jobs
North of England +57 399 £47,500 -3.55% 145
South East -42 264 £55,000 +4.76% 61
South West +10 222 £45,750 -3.68% 49
North West +78 209 £47,500 -13.64% 74
Yorkshire +73 170 £45,000 - 58
Midlands -12 151 £45,000 -5.26% 67
East of England +36 128 £43,500 -42.00% 47
East Midlands -23 81 £50,000 +16.28% 34
West Midlands +14 69 £45,000 -14.29% 33
Scotland -79 42 £50,000 +11.11% 11
Wales -9 36 £50,000 +17.65% 19
North East -48 20 £49,500 +10.00% 13
Northern Ireland +4 8 £40,500 -29.57% 2
PHP
UK

PHP
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 157 (12.57%) WordPress
2 73 (5.84%) CMS
3 57 (4.56%) Apache
4 32 (2.56%) Drupal
5 29 (2.32%) nginx
6 12 (0.96%) IIS
6 12 (0.96%) SharePoint
7 10 (0.80%) ColdFusion
8 8 (0.64%) Oracle Application Server
9 6 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
10 5 (0.40%) Confluence
11 3 (0.24%) Headless CMS
12 2 (0.16%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.16%) Joomla!
12 2 (0.16%) Liferay
12 2 (0.16%) Magnolia
12 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Exchange
13 1 (0.080%) Umbraco
Applications
1 13 (1.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (0.88%) Adobe XD
3 10 (0.80%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.48%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (0.40%) Simulink
6 4 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.32%) Trello
7 3 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (0.24%) SOLIDWORKS
7 3 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.16%) FileZilla
8 2 (0.16%) Mathcad
Business Applications
1 58 (4.64%) Magento
2 37 (2.96%) Shopify
3 16 (1.28%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.16%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.080%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 366 (29.30%) AWS
2 156 (12.49%) SaaS
3 80 (6.41%) Azure
4 53 (4.24%) GCP
5 48 (3.84%) GitHub
6 25 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
7 18 (1.44%) Figma
8 17 (1.36%) Power Platform
9 16 (1.28%) npm
10 15 (1.20%) Serverless
11 14 (1.12%) Azure DevOps
12 13 (1.04%) Amazon ECS
13 10 (0.80%) Google Analytics
14 9 (0.72%) Azure Cosmos DB
14 9 (0.72%) Cloudflare
14 9 (0.72%) DigitalOcean
15 8 (0.64%) AWS Lambda
15 8 (0.64%) PaaS
15 8 (0.64%) Snowflake
16 7 (0.56%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 23 (1.84%) LAN
1 23 (1.84%) WAN
2 22 (1.76%) DNS
3 14 (1.12%) Firewall
4 12 (0.96%) HTTP
4 12 (0.96%) Internet
4 12 (0.96%) SSL
5 8 (0.64%) VoIP
6 6 (0.48%) PPP
7 4 (0.32%) SSH
7 4 (0.32%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.24%) FTP
8 3 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.16%) 2G
9 2 (0.16%) Asterisk PBX
9 2 (0.16%) DHCP
9 2 (0.16%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.16%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.16%) IPsec
9 2 (0.16%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 502 (40.19%) MySQL
2 98 (7.85%) SQL Server
3 62 (4.96%) PostgreSQL
4 46 (3.68%) Relational Database
5 38 (3.04%) MariaDB
5 38 (3.04%) MongoDB
6 32 (2.56%) NoSQL
7 19 (1.52%) Redis
8 18 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (1.20%) Power BI
10 10 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
11 8 (0.64%) DynamoDB
11 8 (0.64%) Oracle BI EE
11 8 (0.64%) Star Schema
11 8 (0.64%) Tableau
12 7 (0.56%) Azure SQL Database
12 7 (0.56%) Big Data
12 7 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (0.48%) BigQuery
13 6 (0.48%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 300 (24.02%) Git
2 46 (3.68%) Cypress.io
3 45 (3.60%) JIRA
4 41 (3.28%) Selenium
5 21 (1.68%) GitLab
5 21 (1.68%) Jenkins
6 19 (1.52%) Visual Studio
7 18 (1.44%) Subversion
8 13 (1.04%) PHPUnit
9 11 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (0.80%) gulp
11 9 (0.72%) webpack
12 6 (0.48%) Bitbucket
13 5 (0.40%) Eclipse
13 5 (0.40%) Grunt
14 3 (0.24%) git-flow
15 2 (0.16%) Bower
15 2 (0.16%) SonarQube
15 2 (0.16%) Vagrant
15 2 (0.16%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 257 (20.58%) Social Skills
2 120 (9.61%) Marketing
3 108 (8.65%) Retail
4 53 (4.24%) Finance
5 50 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
6 31 (2.48%) Games
7 27 (2.16%) Manufacturing
8 26 (2.08%) Telecoms
9 16 (1.28%) Law
10 14 (1.12%) Electronics
11 13 (1.04%) Automotive
11 13 (1.04%) Organisational Skills
11 13 (1.04%) Public Sector
12 12 (0.96%) Tech for Good
13 10 (0.80%) Banking
13 10 (0.80%) Legal
13 10 (0.80%) Retail Banking
14 7 (0.56%) Publishing
15 6 (0.48%) Advertising
16 5 (0.40%) French Language
Job Titles
1 986 (78.94%) Developer
2 482 (38.59%) PHP Developer
3 258 (20.66%) Senior
4 228 (18.25%) Senior Developer
5 159 (12.73%) Full Stack Developer
6 123 (9.85%) Web Developer
7 97 (7.77%) Senior PHP Developer
8 93 (7.45%) Lead
9 89 (7.13%) Software Developer
10 78 (6.24%) Front-End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 66 (5.28%) PHP Laravel Developer
12 65 (5.20%) Software Engineer
13 64 (5.12%) WordPress Developer
14 53 (4.24%) Full Stack PHP Developer
15 44 (3.52%) Lead Developer
16 39 (3.12%) Junior
17 36 (2.88%) Junior Developer
18 32 (2.56%) Magento Developer
18 32 (2.56%) PHP Web Developer
19 31 (2.48%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 598 (47.88%) Laravel
2 580 (46.44%) HTML
3 543 (43.47%) CSS
4 333 (26.66%) React
5 230 (18.41%) Vue
6 175 (14.01%) jQuery
7 156 (12.49%) Symfony
8 145 (11.61%) HTML5
9 125 (10.01%) LAMP
10 112 (8.97%) Node.js
11 97 (7.77%) AngularJS
12 93 (7.45%) CSS3
13 77 (6.16%) REST
14 72 (5.76%) RESTful
15 69 (5.52%) Web Services
16 64 (5.12%) .NET
17 54 (4.32%) XML
18 51 (4.08%) Sass
18 51 (4.08%) SOAP
19 43 (3.44%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 56 (4.48%) Greenfield Project
2 35 (2.80%) Product Ownership
3 28 (2.24%) Onboarding
4 20 (1.60%) IoT
4 20 (1.60%) Mobile App
5 18 (1.44%) Legacy Systems
6 17 (1.36%) Linux Command Line
7 13 (1.04%) Animation
8 12 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (0.96%) Self-Motivation
9 11 (0.88%) Cyber Threat
10 10 (0.80%) PropTech
11 9 (0.72%) Algorithms
11 9 (0.72%) Legacy Code
11 9 (0.72%) Video Editing
12 8 (0.64%) Graphic Design
12 8 (0.64%) Virtual Team
13 7 (0.56%) Cloud Native
13 7 (0.56%) Driving Licence
13 7 (0.56%) Educational Technology
Operating Systems
1 158 (12.65%) Linux
2 27 (2.16%) Windows
3 18 (1.44%) Ubuntu
4 13 (1.04%) CentOS
4 13 (1.04%) Unix
5 11 (0.88%) Android
6 9 (0.72%) Apple iOS
7 7 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.32%) Mac OS
8 4 (0.32%) Solaris
9 3 (0.24%) AIX
10 2 (0.16%) Alpine Linux
11 1 (0.080%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 322 (25.78%) Full Stack Development
2 294 (23.54%) Web Development
3 259 (20.74%) Agile
4 218 (17.45%) Problem-Solving
5 180 (14.41%) OOP
6 176 (14.09%) MVC
7 173 (13.85%) E-Commerce
8 158 (12.65%) Software Engineering
9 125 (10.01%) Front End Development
10 121 (9.69%) DevOps
10 121 (9.69%) User Experience
11 98 (7.85%) Computer Science
12 96 (7.69%) Mentoring
13 87 (6.97%) TDD
14 83 (6.65%) OO
15 74 (5.92%) CRM
15 74 (5.92%) Unit Testing
16 68 (5.44%) Clean Code
17 65 (5.20%) CI/CD
18 63 (5.04%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 716 (57.33%) JavaScript
2 210 (16.81%) SQL
3 135 (10.81%) Python
4 128 (10.25%) TypeScript
5 120 (9.61%) C#
6 70 (5.60%) Java
7 43 (3.44%) C
8 36 (2.88%) VB
9 31 (2.48%) Go
10 24 (1.92%) Bash
11 23 (1.84%) JSX
12 22 (1.76%) C++
12 22 (1.76%) Ruby
13 18 (1.44%) Perl
13 18 (1.44%) T-SQL
14 13 (1.04%) Ada
14 13 (1.04%) PowerShell
14 13 (1.04%) Rust
15 9 (0.72%) Kotlin
16 8 (0.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 173 (13.85%) Degree
2 38 (3.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (1.04%) Security Cleared
4 7 (0.56%) SC Cleared
5 6 (0.48%) Azure Certification
6 5 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.24%) MCP
8 2 (0.16%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.16%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.16%) MCSE
9 1 (0.080%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.080%) RIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (3.84%) QA
2 40 (3.20%) WCAG
3 25 (2.00%) Accessibility
4 12 (0.96%) GDPR
5 8 (0.64%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.16%) HL7
6 2 (0.16%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.16%) SLA
7 1 (0.080%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 192 (15.37%) Docker
2 4 (0.32%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.16%) Firmware
3 2 (0.16%) FreeRADIUS
3 2 (0.16%) Kamailio
3 2 (0.16%) OpenSIPS
3 2 (0.16%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 104 (8.33%) Kubernetes
2 26 (2.08%) Terraform
3 25 (2.00%) Ansible
4 14 (1.12%) Puppet
5 12 (0.96%) Progress Chef
6 9 (0.72%) Grafana
7 7 (0.56%) Prometheus
8 6 (0.48%) cPanel
9 4 (0.32%) Rancher
10 1 (0.080%) Argo
10 1 (0.080%) Podman
10 1 (0.080%) SCCM
Vendors
1 54 (4.32%) Microsoft
2 42 (3.36%) Google
3 33 (2.64%) WooCommerce
4 30 (2.40%) Adobe
5 22 (1.76%) Oracle
6 9 (0.72%) SAP
7 8 (0.64%) VMware
8 7 (0.56%) Facebook
8 7 (0.56%) Zend
9 6 (0.48%) Actuate
9 6 (0.48%) New Relic
9 6 (0.48%) SaltStack
9 6 (0.48%) Sitecore
10 5 (0.40%) Twitter
11 4 (0.32%) Apple
11 4 (0.32%) Red Hat
12 3 (0.24%) Dell
12 3 (0.24%) Progress
12 3 (0.24%) Rollbar
12 3 (0.24%) YouTube