Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Junior PHP Developer was £26,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Junior PHP Developer
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 987 1027 1080
Rank change year-on-year +40 +53 -56
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior PHP Developer 220 216 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 206 209 206
UK median annual salary £26,500 £24,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.42% -4.00% +6.38%
10th Percentile £19,250 £19,750 £19,750
90th Percentile £35,625 £33,000 £33,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year +6.38% -6.00% +11.11%

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 173309 182267 209632
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.49% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 139088 152628 174119
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Junior PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior PHP Developer in the UK

Junior PHP Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Junior PHP Developer in the UK

Junior PHP Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior PHP Developer over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior PHP Developer in the UK

Junior PHP Developer
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior PHP Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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 +28 216 £26,500 +10.42% 10
UK excluding London -2 155 £25,000 +6.38% 9
Midlands +56 73 £24,500 +8.89% 3
London +53 61 £30,000 +9.09% 1
West Midlands +27 49 £24,000 +6.67%
South East +22 34 £26,500 +6.00% 3
East Midlands +48 24 £25,000 -19.35% 3
South West +17 23 £30,000 +33.33%
North of England -8 21 £23,000 -6.12% 3
North West -9 14 £22,750 -9.00% 1
North East +10 4 £26,250 +16.67%
East of England +2 4 £25,000 -10.71%
Yorkshire +9 3 £50,000 +110.53% 2

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Junior 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 Junior PHP Developer in the job title.

1 220 (100.00%) PHP
2 181 (82.27%) JavaScript
3 166 (75.45%) HTML
4 160 (72.73%) CSS
5 151 (68.64%) MySQL
6 104 (47.27%) jQuery
7 85 (38.64%) MVC
8 71 (32.27%) Agile Software Development
8 71 (32.27%) Git (software)
9 69 (31.36%) OO
10 63 (28.64%) AngularJS
11 60 (27.27%) Web Development
12 54 (24.55%) Symfony
13 53 (24.09%) Laravel
14 51 (23.18%) HTML5
15 44 (20.00%) OOP
16 42 (19.09%) Zend
17 41 (18.64%) LAMP
18 37 (16.82%) Linux
19 34 (15.45%) SQL
20 33 (15.00%) CSS3
21 29 (13.18%) TDD
21 29 (13.18%) Degree
22 28 (12.73%) OO PHP
23 26 (11.82%) Retail
23 26 (11.82%) Ajax
23 26 (11.82%) CMS
24 25 (11.36%) Java
24 25 (11.36%) Grunt
24 25 (11.36%) Sass

Junior 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 26 (11.82%) CMS
2 16 (7.27%) WordPress
3 15 (6.82%) Apache
4 9 (4.09%) Drupal
5 5 (2.27%) ExpressionEngine
6 2 (0.91%) Confluence
7 1 (0.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (1.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (3.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.18%) GitHub
2 10 (4.55%) SaaS
3 3 (1.36%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.45%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.82%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 151 (68.64%) MySQL
2 19 (8.64%) SQL Server
3 9 (4.09%) Relational Database
4 8 (3.64%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.27%) InterSystems Cache
6 4 (1.82%) MS Access
7 2 (0.91%) Big Data
7 2 (0.91%) MariaDB
7 2 (0.91%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 71 (32.27%) Git (software)
2 25 (11.36%) Grunt
3 23 (10.45%) PHPUnit
4 22 (10.00%) gulp
5 14 (6.36%) Subversion
6 11 (5.00%) Jenkins
7 9 (4.09%) Mercurial
8 8 (3.64%) Vagrant
9 7 (3.18%) Bower
10 4 (1.82%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.91%) Android Studio
11 2 (0.91%) JIRA
11 2 (0.91%) Xcode
12 1 (0.45%) PhpStorm
12 1 (0.45%) RSpec
12 1 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (11.82%) Retail
2 16 (7.27%) Games
3 10 (4.55%) Finance
4 6 (2.73%) Advertising
5 5 (2.27%) Automotive
6 4 (1.82%) Electronics
6 4 (1.82%) Legal
7 3 (1.36%) Marketing
8 1 (0.45%) Law
8 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (75.45%) HTML
2 160 (72.73%) CSS
3 104 (47.27%) jQuery
4 63 (28.64%) AngularJS
5 54 (24.55%) Symfony
6 53 (24.09%) Laravel
7 51 (23.18%) HTML5
8 41 (18.64%) LAMP
9 33 (15.00%) CSS3
10 26 (11.82%) Ajax
11 25 (11.36%) Sass
12 24 (10.91%) Node.js
13 21 (9.55%) RESTful
14 17 (7.73%) .NET
15 16 (7.27%) CodeIgniter
15 16 (7.27%) Doctrine
16 14 (6.36%) SOAP
16 14 (6.36%) Yii
17 13 (5.91%) Behat
17 13 (5.91%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.64%) Computer Science
2 15 (6.82%) User Experience
3 13 (5.91%) Greenfield Project
3 13 (5.91%) Mobile App
4 8 (3.64%) Data Structures
5 4 (1.82%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.36%) Raspberry Pi
7 2 (0.91%) Fintech
8 1 (0.45%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.45%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (0.45%) BBC
8 1 (0.45%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.45%) FMCG
8 1 (0.45%) iPhone
8 1 (0.45%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 37 (16.82%) Linux
2 16 (7.27%) Apple iOS
3 14 (6.36%) Android
4 4 (1.82%) Unix
5 3 (1.36%) Windows
6 1 (0.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (38.64%) MVC
2 71 (32.27%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (31.36%) OO
4 60 (27.27%) Web Development
5 44 (20.00%) OOP
6 29 (13.18%) TDD
7 28 (12.73%) OO PHP
8 20 (9.09%) E-Commerce
9 18 (8.18%) Software Engineering
10 15 (6.82%) BDD
11 14 (6.36%) Mobile Development
12 12 (5.45%) Analytics
12 12 (5.45%) Mobile First
13 10 (4.55%) Mentoring
13 10 (4.55%) Project Management
13 10 (4.55%) Scrum
14 9 (4.09%) SDLC
15 7 (3.18%) Dependency Management
15 7 (3.18%) ITIL
16 6 (2.73%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 220 (100.00%) PHP
2 181 (82.27%) JavaScript
3 34 (15.45%) SQL
4 25 (11.36%) Java
5 21 (9.55%) C#
6 5 (2.27%) Delphi
6 5 (2.27%) MUMPS
6 5 (2.27%) Scala
7 4 (1.82%) PHP 5
7 4 (1.82%) PHP 7
7 4 (1.82%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.36%) C
9 2 (0.91%) C++
9 2 (0.91%) Python
9 2 (0.91%) Ruby
10 1 (0.45%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.45%) ES6
Qualifications
1 29 (13.18%) Degree
2 13 (5.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.45%) HND
3 1 (0.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (3.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 42 (19.09%) Zend
2 8 (3.64%) Microsoft
3 5 (2.27%) Oracle
4 4 (1.82%) Adobe
4 4 (1.82%) Apple
5 2 (0.91%) Google
6 1 (0.45%) Twitter