The median annual salary for a Junior PHP Developer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Junior PHP Developer
UK
Rank 765 862 847
Rank change year-on-year +97 -15  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior PHP Developer 102 102 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.099% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.10% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 99 94 96
Median salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £28,750 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year +4.16% -4.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 81759 99530 102645
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.36% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67832 83314 83806
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Junior PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Junior PHP Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior PHP Developer in the UK

Junior PHP Developer
Top 30 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 3 months to 25 March 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
England +93 101 £25,000 - 16
South West +29 20 £27,500 +8.91%
London +57 17 £37,500 +50.00% 2
East Midlands +19 14 £25,000 +11.11%
South East +60 13 £23,750 -5.00% 5
Yorkshire +34 13 £22,500 -15.88% 2
West Midlands +39 12 £24,000 +20.00% 3
Wiltshire - 12 £27,500 -
Swindon - 12 £27,500 -
North West -17 11 £24,000 +2.12% 2
Leicestershire - 11 £25,000 -
Manchester -18 10 £24,000 +4.34% 2
Leicester - 10 £25,000 -
West Yorkshire +40 9 £23,750 -16.66% 2
Leeds +29 9 £23,750 -16.66% 2
Hampshire +10 9 £22,500 -4.25% 1
Romsey - 4 £22,500 -
Dorset +31 3 £23,000 -
Birmingham +11 3 £22,500 +12.50%
South Yorkshire +11 3 £21,500 -14.00%
Bristol +5 3 £24,000 -15.04%
Shropshire - 3 £26,000 -
Warwickshire - 3 £25,500 - 1
Shrewsbury - 3 £26,000 -
Andover - 3 £30,000 -
Doncaster - 3 £21,500 -
Nottingham +9 2 £25,000 +11.11%
Nottinghamshire +6 2 £25,000 +11.11%
Southampton +5 2 £23,750 +18.75% 1
Ferndown -2 2 £23,000 +4.54%

Junior PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 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.

1 214 (100.00%) PHP
2 166 (77.57%) JavaScript
3 141 (65.89%) MySQL
4 138 (64.49%) HTML
5 129 (60.28%) CSS
6 107 (50.00%) jQuery
7 83 (38.79%) MVC
8 65 (30.37%) OO
8 65 (30.37%) Symfony
9 64 (29.91%) Web Development
9 64 (29.91%) Git (software)
10 52 (24.30%) OOP
11 48 (22.43%) Laravel
12 47 (21.96%) HTML5
12 47 (21.96%) Linux
12 47 (21.96%) LAMP
13 46 (21.50%) OO PHP
14 43 (20.09%) Agile Software Development
15 42 (19.63%) Zend
16 40 (18.69%) Degree
17 38 (17.76%) AngularJS
18 32 (14.95%) Ajax
19 25 (11.68%) Computer Science
19 25 (11.68%) CSS3
20 23 (10.75%) TDD
21 22 (10.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 21 (9.81%) Front End Development
23 20 (9.35%) SQL
23 20 (9.35%) E-Commerce
24 19 (8.88%) CMS

Junior PHP Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 19 (8.88%) CMS
1 19 (8.88%) WordPress
2 17 (7.94%) Drupal
3 8 (3.74%) Apache
4 5 (2.34%) Joomla!
4 5 (2.34%) Moodle
5 2 (0.93%) nginx
6 1 (0.47%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 6 (2.80%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.40%) Fireworks
3 2 (0.93%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.93%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (5.61%) Magento
2 2 (0.93%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.93%) Shopify
3 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.21%) GitHub
2 6 (2.80%) SaaS
3 5 (2.34%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.87%) AdWords
5 3 (1.40%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.93%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.87%) Internet
2 2 (0.93%) AMQP
2 2 (0.93%) HTTP
3 1 (0.47%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.47%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (65.89%) MySQL
2 6 (2.80%) Relational Database
3 4 (1.87%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.40%) Redis
5 2 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (0.93%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.93%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.93%) Power BI
6 1 (0.47%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 64 (29.91%) Git (software)
2 18 (8.41%) PHPUnit
3 17 (7.94%) JIRA
4 10 (4.67%) Redmine
5 9 (4.21%) Subversion
6 8 (3.74%) gulp
7 5 (2.34%) Dreamweaver
8 3 (1.40%) Grunt
8 3 (1.40%) Mercurial
8 3 (1.40%) Selenium
9 2 (0.93%) Bower
9 2 (0.93%) Karma Test Runner
9 2 (0.93%) Sinon.JS
10 1 (0.47%) FishEye
10 1 (0.47%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.47%) Maven
General
1 18 (8.41%) Retail
2 17 (7.94%) Marketing
3 7 (3.27%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.34%) Advertising
4 5 (2.34%) Finance
5 3 (1.40%) Automotive
5 3 (1.40%) Banking
6 2 (0.93%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (64.49%) HTML
2 129 (60.28%) CSS
3 107 (50.00%) jQuery
4 65 (30.37%) Symfony
5 48 (22.43%) Laravel
6 47 (21.96%) HTML5
6 47 (21.96%) LAMP
7 38 (17.76%) AngularJS
8 32 (14.95%) Ajax
9 25 (11.68%) CSS3
10 22 (10.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 11 (5.14%) Node.js
12 10 (4.67%) Kohana
12 10 (4.67%) Sass
13 9 (4.21%) Apache Cordova
13 9 (4.21%) CodeIgniter
13 9 (4.21%) RESTful
14 8 (3.74%) .NET
14 8 (3.74%) CakePHP
14 8 (3.74%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.68%) Computer Science
2 16 (7.48%) Mobile App
3 12 (5.61%) User Experience
4 11 (5.14%) Social Media
5 10 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (4.21%) iPad
7 6 (2.80%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (0.93%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.93%) Fintech
9 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.47%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.47%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.47%) EPoS
9 1 (0.47%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 47 (21.96%) Linux
2 9 (4.21%) Android
2 9 (4.21%) Apple iOS
3 7 (3.27%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.47%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.47%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.47%) Unix
4 1 (0.47%) Windows
4 1 (0.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (38.79%) MVC
2 65 (30.37%) OO
3 64 (29.91%) Web Development
4 52 (24.30%) OOP
5 46 (21.50%) OO PHP
6 43 (20.09%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (10.75%) TDD
8 21 (9.81%) Front End Development
9 20 (9.35%) E-Commerce
10 19 (8.88%) Software Engineering
11 18 (8.41%) Unit Testing
12 11 (5.14%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (5.14%) Mobile Development
12 11 (5.14%) Web Design
13 10 (4.67%) OOD
13 10 (4.67%) Open Source
14 8 (3.74%) Document Management
15 7 (3.27%) Analytics
16 6 (2.80%) DevOps
17 5 (2.34%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 214 (100.00%) PHP
2 166 (77.57%) JavaScript
3 20 (9.35%) SQL
4 8 (3.74%) PHP 5
5 7 (3.27%) Java
6 6 (2.80%) Bash Shell
6 6 (2.80%) Python
7 2 (0.93%) C++
7 2 (0.93%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.93%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.47%) C#
8 1 (0.47%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.47%) Perl
8 1 (0.47%) PHP 4
8 1 (0.47%) Ruby
8 1 (0.47%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 40 (18.69%) Degree
2 1 (0.47%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.40%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.34%) Docker
2 1 (0.47%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (1.87%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (1.87%) Puppet
2 2 (0.93%) cPanel
Vendors
1 42 (19.63%) Zend
2 13 (6.07%) Facebook
3 12 (5.61%) Twitter
4 6 (2.80%) Google
5 3 (1.40%) Adobe
5 3 (1.40%) Microsoft
6 2 (0.93%) Apple
6 2 (0.93%) PayPal
6 2 (0.93%) WorldPay
7 1 (0.47%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £25,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £16,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Impressive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Package
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 22 days ago
Brighton
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago