Period
to 21 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Graduate PHP Developer was £26,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

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

Graduate PHP Developer
UK
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1112 1135 1211
Rank change year-on-year +23 +76 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate PHP Developer 67 45 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.039% 0.026% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.027% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 67 44 62
UK median annual salary £26,500 £25,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.00% +8.70% +4.55%
10th Percentile £19,400 £19,250 £19,750
90th Percentile £32,500 £28,750 £35,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £24,750 £23,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year +5.32% +4.44% +4.65%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 165,167 169,750 201,213
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.09% 96.48% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 134,266 141,304 168,229
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,673
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

Graduate PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate PHP Developer in the UK

Graduate PHP Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Graduate PHP Developer in the UK

Graduate PHP Developer
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate PHP Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 21 January 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
England +38 66 £26,500 +6.00% 7
UK excluding London +22 50 £24,750 +5.32% 7
South East +29 28 £26,500 +7.07%
Midlands +39 18 £21,500 -21.82% 3
London +14 17 £30,000 +17.65%
East Midlands - 12 £21,500 - 2
West Midlands +4 6 £20,000 -27.27% 1
East of England - 2 £26,250 - 2
South West +8 1 £27,500 +10.00% 2
Wales - 1 £25,000 -

Graduate PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, Graduate 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 featuring Graduate PHP Developer in the job title.

1 67 (100.00%) PHP
2 45 (67.16%) JavaScript
3 34 (50.75%) MySQL
4 33 (49.25%) HTML
5 30 (44.78%) jQuery
6 29 (43.28%) CSS
6 29 (43.28%) MVC
7 26 (38.81%) Web Development
8 23 (34.33%) OOP
9 21 (31.34%) OO
10 19 (28.36%) Git (software)
11 18 (26.87%) Linux
12 17 (25.37%) Degree
12 17 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (22.39%) SQL
14 14 (20.90%) Java
14 14 (20.90%) SQL Server
14 14 (20.90%) Computer Science
15 12 (17.91%) Sass
16 11 (16.42%) Laravel
16 11 (16.42%) .NET
16 11 (16.42%) Web Services
17 10 (14.93%) Ajax
17 10 (14.93%) C#
17 10 (14.93%) AngularJS
17 10 (14.93%) SaaS
17 10 (14.93%) Front End Development
18 9 (13.43%) SOAP
19 8 (11.94%) CMS
19 8 (11.94%) HTML5

Graduate PHP Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (11.94%) CMS
2 7 (10.45%) Drupal
3 3 (4.48%) Apache
3 3 (4.48%) OpenEdge
4 1 (1.49%) Confluence
4 1 (1.49%) IIS
4 1 (1.49%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.93%) SaaS
2 4 (5.97%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.49%) DNS
2 1 (1.49%) SSL
2 1 (1.49%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (50.75%) MySQL
2 14 (20.90%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.97%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.99%) MS Access
5 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 19 (28.36%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.97%) Grunt
2 4 (5.97%) gulp
2 4 (5.97%) PHPUnit
3 2 (2.99%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.99%) Subversion
4 1 (1.49%) JIRA
4 1 (1.49%) Mercurial
General
1 7 (10.45%) Retail
2 5 (7.46%) Electronics
3 4 (5.97%) Automotive
4 1 (1.49%) Back Office
4 1 (1.49%) Finance
4 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.49%) Marketing
4 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (49.25%) HTML
2 30 (44.78%) jQuery
3 29 (43.28%) CSS
4 12 (17.91%) Sass
5 11 (16.42%) .NET
5 11 (16.42%) Laravel
5 11 (16.42%) Web Services
6 10 (14.93%) Ajax
6 10 (14.93%) AngularJS
7 9 (13.43%) SOAP
8 8 (11.94%) HTML5
8 8 (11.94%) Yii
9 6 (8.96%) ASP.NET
10 5 (7.46%) LAMP
10 5 (7.46%) Node.js
10 5 (7.46%) Symfony
11 4 (5.97%) Behat
11 4 (5.97%) Doctrine
12 3 (4.48%) XML
13 2 (2.99%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.90%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.97%) Data Structures
3 3 (4.48%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.99%) User Experience
5 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.49%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.49%) iPad
5 1 (1.49%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 18 (26.87%) Linux
2 7 (10.45%) Apple iOS
3 4 (5.97%) Windows
4 3 (4.48%) Android
5 2 (2.99%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.49%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (43.28%) MVC
2 26 (38.81%) Web Development
3 23 (34.33%) OOP
4 21 (31.34%) OO
5 17 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (14.93%) Front End Development
7 7 (10.45%) Content Development
7 7 (10.45%) iOS Development
8 5 (7.46%) E-Commerce
8 5 (7.46%) Mobile Development
8 5 (7.46%) Software Engineering
9 4 (5.97%) Mobile First
10 3 (4.48%) Android Development
10 3 (4.48%) Line Management
10 3 (4.48%) Open Source
10 3 (4.48%) Scrum
11 2 (2.99%) Analytics
11 2 (2.99%) BDD
11 2 (2.99%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (2.99%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 67 (100.00%) PHP
2 45 (67.16%) JavaScript
3 15 (22.39%) SQL
4 14 (20.90%) Java
5 10 (14.93%) C#
6 6 (8.96%) VB.NET
7 3 (4.48%) C++
8 2 (2.99%) PHP 7
8 2 (2.99%) Python
9 1 (1.49%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (25.37%) Degree
2 5 (7.46%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (8.96%) Zend
2 5 (7.46%) Google
3 4 (5.97%) Apple
4 2 (2.99%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.99%) Oracle
4 2 (2.99%) Twitter
5 1 (1.49%) SAP
5 1 (1.49%) Sencha