Period
to 24 January 2018

The median annual salary for a PHP MySQL Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

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

PHP MySQL Developer
UK
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 927 803 791
Rank change year-on-year -124 -12 -162
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP MySQL Developer 246 400 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.23% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.23% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 226 388 534
UK median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - +6.06%
10th Percentile £25,125 £25,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £53,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,250 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year +8.46% -4.41% +7.94%

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 167,481 170,872 198,731
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.12% 96.47% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 136,358 142,269 166,178
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 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

PHP MySQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP MySQL Developer in the UK

PHP MySQL Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for PHP MySQL Developer in the UK

PHP MySQL Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP MySQL Developer over the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

Salary histogram for PHP MySQL Developer in the UK

PHP MySQL Developer
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP MySQL Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 24 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 -121 238 £37,500 +7.14% 42
UK excluding London -119 183 £35,250 +8.46% 33
Midlands -78 72 £32,500 - 6
West Midlands -71 61 £32,500 - 3
London -13 60 £40,000 -20.00% 11
North of England -8 58 £42,500 +30.77% 7
North West +10 53 £42,500 +30.77% 6
South East -6 26 £40,000 +17.65% 13
South West +5 13 £40,000 +21.21% 3
East Midlands -21 11 £40,000 +29.03% 3
East of England +5 9 £37,500 - 2
Yorkshire +31 5 £42,500 +41.67% 1
Scotland -33 3 £35,000 -12.50%
Wales +13 2 £32,500 -13.33% 2

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

For the 6 months to 24 January 2018, PHP MySQL Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring PHP MySQL Developer in the job title.

1 246 (100.00%) PHP
1 246 (100.00%) MySQL
2 167 (67.89%) JavaScript
3 149 (60.57%) HTML
4 148 (60.16%) CSS
5 125 (50.81%) jQuery
6 95 (38.62%) Git (software)
7 92 (37.40%) Laravel
8 87 (35.37%) MVC
9 81 (32.93%) Web Development
10 69 (28.05%) Agile Software Development
11 68 (27.64%) HTML5
12 56 (22.76%) CSS3
13 54 (21.95%) OO
14 52 (21.14%) E-Commerce
15 51 (20.73%) Linux
15 51 (20.73%) Zend
16 47 (19.11%) Symfony
17 42 (17.07%) OOP
18 38 (15.45%) SQL
18 38 (15.45%) Retail
19 37 (15.04%) Marketing
19 37 (15.04%) Finance
20 35 (14.23%) LAMP
21 34 (13.82%) CRM
21 34 (13.82%) TDD
22 32 (13.01%) REST
23 28 (11.38%) PHPUnit
24 25 (10.16%) AngularJS
24 25 (10.16%) Banking

PHP MySQL 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 16 (6.50%) WordPress
2 14 (5.69%) CMS
3 8 (3.25%) Apache
4 7 (2.85%) nginx
5 6 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (1.63%) Apache Solr
6 4 (1.63%) Drupal
7 3 (1.22%) Joomla!
8 2 (0.81%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (1.63%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 19 (7.72%) Magento
2 6 (2.44%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.41%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 20 (8.13%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (6.50%) GitHub
3 8 (3.25%) AdWords
3 8 (3.25%) DigitalOcean
3 8 (3.25%) Google Analytics
4 4 (1.63%) Algolia
4 4 (1.63%) Slack
5 3 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.22%) Office 365
6 2 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.41%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (9.35%) Intranet
2 13 (5.28%) Internet
3 3 (1.22%) HTTP
4 1 (0.41%) SMS
4 1 (0.41%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 246 (100.00%) MySQL
2 17 (6.91%) SQL Server
3 13 (5.28%) Relational Database
4 12 (4.88%) Redis
5 9 (3.66%) MongoDB
6 7 (2.85%) InterSystems Cache
7 2 (0.81%) Big Data
7 2 (0.81%) MariaDB
7 2 (0.81%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 95 (38.62%) Git (software)
2 28 (11.38%) PHPUnit
3 20 (8.13%) Selenium
4 19 (7.72%) Subversion
5 17 (6.91%) Selenium IDE
5 17 (6.91%) WebDriver
6 4 (1.63%) Vagrant
7 3 (1.22%) JIRA
7 3 (1.22%) Redmine
7 3 (1.22%) Xdebug
8 2 (0.81%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.81%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (0.81%) gulp
8 2 (0.81%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.81%) PhpStorm
9 1 (0.41%) GitLab
9 1 (0.41%) Grunt
General
1 38 (15.45%) Retail
2 37 (15.04%) Finance
2 37 (15.04%) Marketing
3 25 (10.16%) Banking
4 21 (8.54%) Automotive
5 13 (5.28%) Electronics
6 8 (3.25%) Advertising
7 7 (2.85%) Manufacturing
8 6 (2.44%) Games
9 3 (1.22%) Back Office
10 2 (0.81%) Billing
11 1 (0.41%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (60.57%) HTML
2 148 (60.16%) CSS
3 125 (50.81%) jQuery
4 92 (37.40%) Laravel
5 68 (27.64%) HTML5
6 56 (22.76%) CSS3
7 47 (19.11%) Symfony
8 35 (14.23%) LAMP
9 32 (13.01%) REST
10 25 (10.16%) AngularJS
11 21 (8.54%) SOAP
11 21 (8.54%) Web Services
12 20 (8.13%) Ajax
12 20 (8.13%) CakePHP
13 18 (7.32%) Zend Framework
14 16 (6.50%) RESTful
15 12 (4.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 11 (4.47%) JSON
17 10 (4.07%) CodeIgniter
17 10 (4.07%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.10%) Linux Command Line
2 13 (5.28%) Data Structures
3 12 (4.88%) User Experience
4 7 (2.85%) Social Media
5 6 (2.44%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.03%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.22%) e-Learning
7 3 (1.22%) Fintech
8 2 (0.81%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.81%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.81%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.81%) iPhone
8 2 (0.81%) Renewable Energy
9 1 (0.41%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.41%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.41%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 51 (20.73%) Linux
2 15 (6.10%) Unix
3 9 (3.66%) Windows
4 3 (1.22%) Android
4 3 (1.22%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.81%) CentOS
5 2 (0.81%) Debian
6 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (35.37%) MVC
2 81 (32.93%) Web Development
3 69 (28.05%) Agile Software Development
4 54 (21.95%) OO
5 52 (21.14%) E-Commerce
6 42 (17.07%) OOP
7 34 (13.82%) CRM
7 34 (13.82%) TDD
8 23 (9.35%) Software Engineering
9 19 (7.72%) OO PHP
10 18 (7.32%) API Development
11 17 (6.91%) Functional Testing
12 16 (6.50%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (6.50%) Unit Testing
13 15 (6.10%) Collaborative Working
14 14 (5.69%) Front End Development
15 13 (5.28%) Test Automation
16 11 (4.47%) Analytics
16 11 (4.47%) Mentoring
17 9 (3.66%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 246 (100.00%) PHP
2 167 (67.89%) JavaScript
3 38 (15.45%) SQL
4 20 (8.13%) PHP 5
5 12 (4.88%) Java
6 8 (3.25%) C
7 7 (2.85%) Bash Shell
7 7 (2.85%) C#
7 7 (2.85%) Delphi
7 7 (2.85%) MUMPS
7 7 (2.85%) PHP 7
8 6 (2.44%) Python
9 5 (2.03%) Go
10 4 (1.63%) Scala
11 3 (1.22%) VB
12 2 (0.81%) Ruby
13 1 (0.41%) PHP 4
Qualifications
1 5 (2.03%) Degree
2 2 (0.81%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.25%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.03%) Docker
2 1 (0.41%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 51 (20.73%) Zend
2 13 (5.28%) Apple
3 8 (3.25%) Google
3 8 (3.25%) New Relic
4 3 (1.22%) Perforce
5 2 (0.81%) Adobe
5 2 (0.81%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle
6 1 (0.41%) Sitecore