Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Mid-Level PHP Developer was £32,500 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.

Mid-Level PHP Developer
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1157 1183 1264
Rank change year-on-year +26 +81 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Mid-Level PHP Developer 49 60 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.027% 0.032% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.033% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 42 60 38
UK median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% -9.77%
10th Percentile £26,375 £21,250 £21,750
90th Percentile £44,250 £43,750 £39,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% -8.33%

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%

Mid-Level PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Mid-Level PHP Developer in the UK

Mid-Level PHP Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Mid-Level PHP Developer in the UK

Mid-Level PHP Developer
Salary Histogram

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

Salary histogram for Mid-Level PHP Developer in the UK

Mid-Level 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 Mid-Level 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 +14 49 £32,500 - 1
UK excluding London +9 28 £32,500 +8.33%
Midlands +53 22 £32,500 +44.44%
London +28 21 £32,500 -18.75% 1
West Midlands +28 19 £32,500 +44.44%
South West +4 4 £45,000 +50.00%
East Midlands - 3 £31,000 -
South East +40 1 £32,500 -7.14%
North of England -1 1 £30,000 -7.69%
North West -9 1 £30,000 -7.69%

Mid-Level PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Mid-Level 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 Mid-Level PHP Developer in the job title.

1 49 (100.00%) PHP
2 46 (93.88%) JavaScript
3 44 (89.80%) HTML
4 38 (77.55%) CSS
5 34 (69.39%) MySQL
6 33 (67.35%) jQuery
7 29 (59.18%) Laravel
8 28 (57.14%) LAMP
9 27 (55.10%) WordPress
10 26 (53.06%) HTML5
11 24 (48.98%) CSS3
12 23 (46.94%) Git (software)
13 18 (36.73%) Node.js
13 18 (36.73%) OO PHP
13 18 (36.73%) OO
13 18 (36.73%) Web Development
14 17 (34.69%) AngularJS
15 16 (32.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 14 (28.57%) Sass
16 14 (28.57%) Fintech
16 14 (28.57%) Games
17 13 (26.53%) Finance
17 13 (26.53%) Linux
18 11 (22.45%) OOP
18 11 (22.45%) SQL Server
18 11 (22.45%) Back Office
18 11 (22.45%) Business Intelligence
18 11 (22.45%) SEO
18 11 (22.45%) Online Games
18 11 (22.45%) API Integration

Mid-Level 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 27 (55.10%) WordPress
2 10 (20.41%) CMS
3 2 (4.08%) ExpressionEngine
3 2 (4.08%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (20.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 10 (20.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (8.16%) WebTrends
2 1 (2.04%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (69.39%) MySQL
2 11 (22.45%) NoSQL
2 11 (22.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.04%) Big Data
3 1 (2.04%) MariaDB
3 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (46.94%) Git (software)
2 10 (20.41%) Bitbucket
3 6 (12.24%) Bower
3 6 (12.24%) Grunt
3 6 (12.24%) gulp
3 6 (12.24%) Subversion
General
1 14 (28.57%) Games
2 13 (26.53%) Finance
3 11 (22.45%) Back Office
4 2 (4.08%) Banking
4 2 (4.08%) French Language
5 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (89.80%) HTML
2 38 (77.55%) CSS
3 33 (67.35%) jQuery
4 29 (59.18%) Laravel
5 28 (57.14%) LAMP
6 26 (53.06%) HTML5
7 24 (48.98%) CSS3
8 18 (36.73%) Node.js
9 17 (34.69%) AngularJS
10 16 (32.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 14 (28.57%) Sass
12 11 (22.45%) React
13 8 (16.33%) Symfony
14 6 (12.24%) LEMP Stack
15 5 (10.20%) CodeIgniter
16 4 (8.16%) CakePHP
16 4 (8.16%) LESS
16 4 (8.16%) Web Services
17 3 (6.12%) RESTful
18 2 (4.08%) Doctrine
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.57%) Fintech
2 11 (22.45%) Online Games
3 9 (18.37%) BBC
4 4 (8.16%) Social Network
5 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.04%) Animation
6 1 (2.04%) Graphic Design
6 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.04%) Photography
6 1 (2.04%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.53%) Linux
2 2 (4.08%) Windows
3 1 (2.04%) CentOS
3 1 (2.04%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.73%) OO
1 18 (36.73%) OO PHP
1 18 (36.73%) Web Development
2 11 (22.45%) API Integration
2 11 (22.45%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (22.45%) OOP
2 11 (22.45%) SEO
3 10 (20.41%) Kalman Filter
3 10 (20.41%) Refactoring
4 8 (16.33%) MVC
5 6 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (12.24%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
5 6 (12.24%) Data Analysis
5 6 (12.24%) Data Protection
6 5 (10.20%) Collaborative Working
7 3 (6.12%) SDLC
8 2 (4.08%) Analytics
8 2 (4.08%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.08%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.08%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 49 (100.00%) PHP
2 46 (93.88%) JavaScript
3 5 (10.20%) SQL
4 2 (4.08%) C++
4 2 (4.08%) Go
4 2 (4.08%) Java
4 2 (4.08%) Kotlin
4 2 (4.08%) PL/SQL
4 2 (4.08%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (20.41%) Adobe
2 6 (12.24%) Zend