Period
to 19 October 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior PHP Programmer was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 October 2017.

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

Senior PHP Programmer
UK
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1163 - 1315
Rank change year-on-year - +1315 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior PHP Programmer 10 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% - 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% - 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 2
UK median annual salary £70,000 - £36,000
10th Percentile £48,500 - £31,400
90th Percentile £109,500 - £43,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 - £36,000

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 167246 184514 211672
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.44% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 133909 154629 175428
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Senior PHP Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior PHP Programmer in the UK

Senior PHP Programmer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior PHP Programmer in the UK

Senior PHP Programmer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior PHP Programmer over the 6 months to 19 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior PHP Programmer in the UK

Senior PHP Programmer
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior PHP Programmer within the UK over the 6 months to 19 October 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 - 10 £70,000 - 2
London - 6 £77,500 -
South West - 4 £55,000 - 2
UK excluding London - 4 £55,000 - 2

Senior PHP Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 October 2017, Senior PHP Programmer 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 Senior PHP Programmer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) PHP
1 10 (100.00%) MySQL
2 9 (90.00%) MVC
3 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (70.00%) OO
3 7 (70.00%) Symfony
4 5 (50.00%) TDD
4 5 (50.00%) Linux
4 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 5 (50.00%) Laravel
5 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (40.00%) BDD
5 4 (40.00%) Degree
5 4 (40.00%) JIRA
5 4 (40.00%) CakePHP
5 4 (40.00%) PHP 5
5 4 (40.00%) OOP
5 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (40.00%) HTML
5 4 (40.00%) CSS
5 4 (40.00%) Web Services
5 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (40.00%) Finance
6 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (30.00%) Fintech
7 2 (20.00%) Node.js
7 2 (20.00%) OO PHP
8 1 (10.00%) FusionCharts
8 1 (10.00%) User Experience
8 1 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite

Senior PHP Programmer 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 1 (10.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (40.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) Symfony
2 5 (50.00%) Laravel
3 4 (40.00%) CakePHP
3 4 (40.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 4 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (20.00%) Node.js
5 1 (10.00%) Ajax
5 1 (10.00%) CSS3
5 1 (10.00%) FusionCharts
5 1 (10.00%) HTML5
5 1 (10.00%) JSON
5 1 (10.00%) LAMP
5 1 (10.00%) MEAN Stack
5 1 (10.00%) React
5 1 (10.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Fintech
2 1 (10.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) MVC
2 7 (70.00%) OO
3 5 (50.00%) TDD
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) BDD
4 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (40.00%) OOP
4 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) OO PHP
6 1 (10.00%) B2B
6 1 (10.00%) CRM
6 1 (10.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Microservices
6 1 (10.00%) Open Source
6 1 (10.00%) Open Source Development
6 1 (10.00%) Release Management
6 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) PHP
2 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) PHP 5
4 1 (10.00%) C++
4 1 (10.00%) Go
4 1 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe
1 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (10.00%) Zend