The median annual salary for a PHP Web Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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

PHP Web Developer
UK
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 600 549 531
Rank change year-on-year -51 -18  
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Web Developer 298 434 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.34% 0.44% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.46% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 280 391 485
UK median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £25,225 £23,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £46,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £33,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +1.53%  

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 85307 94661 107304
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.92% 96.51% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 283995 351566 402215
UK median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

PHP Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP Web Developer in the UK

PHP Web Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for PHP Web Developer in the UK

PHP Web Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP Web Developer over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP Web Developer in the UK

PHP Web 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 PHP Web Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 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 -63 268 £34,000 -2.85% 50
UK excluding London -58 264 £33,000 - 45
South East -9 109 £37,500 +7.14% 11
Midlands +38 68 £32,500 - 12
South West -4 36 £32,500 -0.76% 7
North of England -40 33 £30,000 -5.51% 9
London -4 17 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Scotland +10 12 £35,000 +7.69% 1
East of England -62 5 £37,500 - 5
Wales +4 1 £32,000 -8.57%

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, PHP Web 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 PHP Web Developer in the job title.

1 654 (100.00%) PHP
2 645 (98.62%) Web Development
3 582 (88.99%) JavaScript
4 531 (81.19%) HTML
5 522 (79.82%) CSS
6 424 (64.83%) MySQL
7 259 (39.60%) jQuery
8 216 (33.03%) HTML5
9 209 (31.96%) LAMP
10 197 (30.12%) Linux
11 190 (29.05%) MVC
12 172 (26.30%) Git (software)
13 171 (26.15%) OO
14 154 (23.55%) Laravel
15 153 (23.39%) E-Commerce
16 136 (20.80%) CSS3
17 134 (20.49%) AngularJS
18 131 (20.03%) WordPress
19 127 (19.42%) OOP
20 120 (18.35%) Marketing
21 118 (18.04%) Agile Software Development
22 102 (15.60%) Symfony
23 86 (13.15%) OO PHP
24 83 (12.69%) Zend
25 79 (12.08%) Front End Development
26 72 (11.01%) Node.js
26 72 (11.01%) CMS
27 68 (10.40%) Ajax
28 67 (10.24%) Drupal
29 63 (9.63%) React

PHP Web 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
1 131 (20.03%) WordPress
2 72 (11.01%) CMS
3 67 (10.24%) Drupal
4 55 (8.41%) Apache
5 15 (2.29%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (1.38%) nginx
7 8 (1.22%) Joomla!
8 5 (0.76%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.31%) ExpressionEngine
9 2 (0.31%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.15%) Moodle
10 1 (0.15%) Totara
Applications
1 13 (1.99%) Photoshop
2 7 (1.07%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 42 (6.42%) Magento
2 10 (1.53%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.46%) Shopify
4 1 (0.15%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.15%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 42 (6.42%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (4.43%) GitHub
3 13 (1.99%) Heroku
4 9 (1.38%) Amazon S3
5 4 (0.61%) Google Analytics
5 4 (0.61%) SaaS
6 2 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.31%) Google App Engine
6 2 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.15%) AdWords
7 1 (0.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.38%) Internet
2 7 (1.07%) Intranet
3 5 (0.76%) HTTP
4 2 (0.31%) Firewall
4 2 (0.31%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.15%) Broadband
5 1 (0.15%) SSH
5 1 (0.15%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 424 (64.83%) MySQL
2 30 (4.59%) SQL Server
3 28 (4.28%) PostgreSQL
4 25 (3.82%) NoSQL
5 23 (3.52%) MongoDB
6 20 (3.06%) Relational Database
7 9 (1.38%) Redis
8 5 (0.76%) phpMyAdmin
8 5 (0.76%) RDBMS
9 4 (0.61%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.15%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.15%) Big Data
10 1 (0.15%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.15%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 172 (26.30%) Git (software)
2 28 (4.28%) Subversion
3 20 (3.06%) Jenkins
4 16 (2.45%) PHPUnit
5 15 (2.29%) gulp
6 13 (1.99%) GitLab
6 13 (1.99%) Grunt
6 13 (1.99%) webpack
7 9 (1.38%) Bower
8 8 (1.22%) XMLUnit
9 7 (1.07%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (0.76%) Selenium
10 5 (0.76%) Vagrant
11 4 (0.61%) JIRA
11 4 (0.61%) Mocha
11 4 (0.61%) Sinon.JS
12 3 (0.46%) Axure RP
12 3 (0.46%) Eclipse
13 2 (0.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 2 (0.31%) git-flow
General
1 120 (18.35%) Marketing
2 32 (4.89%) Games
3 31 (4.74%) Retail
4 18 (2.75%) Finance
5 15 (2.29%) Publishing
6 14 (2.14%) Automotive
6 14 (2.14%) Back Office
7 13 (1.99%) Advertising
8 7 (1.07%) Manufacturing
9 6 (0.92%) Legal
10 4 (0.61%) Banking
10 4 (0.61%) Multimedia
10 4 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.61%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.15%) Billing
11 1 (0.15%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 531 (81.19%) HTML
2 522 (79.82%) CSS
3 259 (39.60%) jQuery
4 216 (33.03%) HTML5
5 209 (31.96%) LAMP
6 154 (23.55%) Laravel
7 136 (20.80%) CSS3
8 134 (20.49%) AngularJS
9 102 (15.60%) Symfony
10 72 (11.01%) Node.js
11 68 (10.40%) Ajax
12 63 (9.63%) React
13 54 (8.26%) Backbone.js
14 52 (7.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 46 (7.03%) CodeIgniter
16 42 (6.42%) JSON
17 41 (6.27%) .NET
18 39 (5.96%) Sass
18 39 (5.96%) XML
19 34 (5.20%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 45 (6.88%) Mobile App
2 37 (5.66%) User Experience
3 34 (5.20%) Computer Science
4 32 (4.89%) Social Media
5 27 (4.13%) iPad
6 16 (2.45%) Linux Command Line
7 14 (2.14%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (2.14%) Online Games
8 11 (1.68%) Mobile Games
9 9 (1.38%) Graphic Design
10 8 (1.22%) Greenfield Project
11 7 (1.07%) BBC
12 5 (0.76%) e-Learning
13 4 (0.61%) Digital Media
13 4 (0.61%) W3C
14 3 (0.46%) Management Information System
14 3 (0.46%) Replication
15 2 (0.31%) Fintech
16 1 (0.15%) 3D Printing
16 1 (0.15%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 197 (30.12%) Linux
2 30 (4.59%) Android
3 29 (4.43%) Apple iOS
3 29 (4.43%) Windows
4 25 (3.82%) Unix
5 7 (1.07%) CentOS
6 6 (0.92%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.15%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 645 (98.62%) Web Development
2 190 (29.05%) MVC
3 171 (26.15%) OO
4 153 (23.39%) E-Commerce
5 127 (19.42%) OOP
6 118 (18.04%) Agile Software Development
7 86 (13.15%) OO PHP
8 79 (12.08%) Front End Development
9 45 (6.88%) Scrum
10 41 (6.27%) Open Source
11 37 (5.66%) Digital Marketing
11 37 (5.66%) TDD
12 36 (5.50%) Content Management
13 35 (5.35%) API Integration
14 28 (4.28%) Web Design
15 27 (4.13%) SEO
16 26 (3.98%) Software Engineering
17 23 (3.52%) Continuous Integration
17 23 (3.52%) CRM
17 23 (3.52%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 654 (100.00%) PHP
2 582 (88.99%) JavaScript
3 57 (8.72%) SQL
4 44 (6.73%) PHP 5
5 35 (5.35%) Java
6 29 (4.43%) PHP 7
7 23 (3.52%) Python
8 13 (1.99%) C
9 11 (1.68%) Perl
9 11 (1.68%) Ruby
10 10 (1.53%) Bash Shell
10 10 (1.53%) C#
11 9 (1.38%) PHP 4
12 5 (0.76%) C++
12 5 (0.76%) ES6
12 5 (0.76%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.31%) ActionScript
13 2 (0.31%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.15%) Go
14 1 (0.15%) XPath
Qualifications
1 57 (8.72%) Degree
2 21 (3.21%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.31%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.15%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.46%) QA
2 2 (0.31%) GCP
3 1 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.15%) WCAG
System Software
1 8 (1.22%) Docker
2 6 (0.92%) Varnish
3 3 (0.46%) Samba
4 1 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (0.76%) Puppet
2 4 (0.61%) cPanel
3 3 (0.46%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.31%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.15%) Ansible
5 1 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 83 (12.69%) Zend
2 13 (1.99%) Google
3 10 (1.53%) Adobe
3 10 (1.53%) Microsoft
4 6 (0.92%) Facebook
5 4 (0.61%) Sencha
5 4 (0.61%) Twitter
6 3 (0.46%) Atlassian
6 3 (0.46%) DoubleClick
6 3 (0.46%) Telerik
7 2 (0.31%) Apple
7 2 (0.31%) Demandware
8 1 (0.15%) ATG
8 1 (0.15%) hybris
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