Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior PHP Web Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Senior PHP Web Developer
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1131 1164 1224
Rank change year-on-year +33 +60 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior PHP Web Developer 58 55 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.032% 0.029% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.030% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 47 51 85
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £32,000 £36,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year -6.25% -3.03% +3.13%

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 172189 180467 210956
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.78% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138171 151048 175187
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%

Senior PHP Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior PHP Web Developer in the UK

Senior PHP Web Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior PHP Web Developer in the UK

Senior PHP Web Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior PHP Web Developer over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior PHP Web Developer in the UK

Senior PHP Web Developer
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior PHP Web Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 20 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 +52 56 £42,500 - 5
UK excluding London +29 44 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Midlands +35 24 £37,500 - 2
West Midlands +28 22 £37,500 - 2
London +6 13 £57,500 +4.55% 1
North of England +10 7 £42,500 +6.25% 1
North West -9 7 £42,500 +6.25%
South East +16 6 £37,500 -11.76% 1
South West +12 5 £35,000 +2.94%
East Midlands - 2 £35,750 -
East of England +2 1 £34,000 +13.33%
Scotland -18 1 £42,500 +13.33%

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Senior 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 Senior PHP Web Developer in the job title.

1 58 (100.00%) PHP
2 51 (87.93%) Web Development
3 45 (77.59%) JavaScript
4 42 (72.41%) MySQL
5 33 (56.90%) HTML
5 33 (56.90%) CSS
6 29 (50.00%) Linux
7 26 (44.83%) MVC
8 24 (41.38%) LAMP
9 19 (32.76%) Front End Development
10 15 (25.86%) NoSQL
10 15 (25.86%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (25.86%) Drupal
11 14 (24.14%) Symfony
11 14 (24.14%) Git (software)
11 14 (24.14%) Project Management
11 14 (24.14%) Apache
11 14 (24.14%) Line Management
11 14 (24.14%) Docker
12 13 (22.41%) Mentoring
12 13 (22.41%) Laravel
13 12 (20.69%) Sass
13 12 (20.69%) HTML5
13 12 (20.69%) jQuery
13 12 (20.69%) OO
14 11 (18.97%) CodeIgniter
14 11 (18.97%) Amazon AWS
14 11 (18.97%) AngularJS
15 10 (17.24%) GitHub
15 10 (17.24%) Unit Testing

Senior 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 15 (25.86%) Drupal
2 14 (24.14%) Apache
3 8 (13.79%) CMS
4 7 (12.07%) Apache Solr
4 7 (12.07%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (12.07%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.72%) InDesign
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.72%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.97%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (17.24%) GitHub
3 7 (12.07%) Google App Engine
3 7 (12.07%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (6.90%) Amazon S3
5 3 (5.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 3 (5.17%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (5.17%) CloudFront
5 3 (5.17%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) HTTP
2 2 (3.45%) DNS
2 2 (3.45%) Internet
2 2 (3.45%) SMTP
3 1 (1.72%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.72%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (72.41%) MySQL
2 15 (25.86%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.17%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.72%) Big Data
4 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (24.14%) Git (software)
2 9 (15.52%) PHPUnit
2 9 (15.52%) Xdebug
3 7 (12.07%) Codeception
3 7 (12.07%) Jenkins
3 7 (12.07%) Selenium
3 7 (12.07%) Vagrant
4 3 (5.17%) Karma Test Runner
4 3 (5.17%) Protractor
5 1 (1.72%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.72%) Mocha
5 1 (1.72%) Sinon.JS
5 1 (1.72%) Subversion
General
1 7 (12.07%) Retail
2 4 (6.90%) Finance
3 3 (5.17%) Banking
4 2 (3.45%) Back Office
4 2 (3.45%) Marketing
5 1 (1.72%) Games
5 1 (1.72%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (56.90%) CSS
1 33 (56.90%) HTML
2 24 (41.38%) LAMP
3 14 (24.14%) Symfony
4 13 (22.41%) Laravel
5 12 (20.69%) HTML5
5 12 (20.69%) jQuery
5 12 (20.69%) Sass
6 11 (18.97%) AngularJS
6 11 (18.97%) CodeIgniter
7 9 (15.52%) Node.js
7 9 (15.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (12.07%) Ext JS
9 5 (8.62%) .NET
10 4 (6.90%) JSON
10 4 (6.90%) Web Services
10 4 (6.90%) XML
11 3 (5.17%) REST
11 3 (5.17%) SOAP
12 1 (1.72%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Mobile App
2 7 (12.07%) Replication
3 3 (5.17%) W3C
4 2 (3.45%) User Experience
5 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.72%) Fintech
5 1 (1.72%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.72%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 29 (50.00%) Linux
2 7 (12.07%) Unix
3 2 (3.45%) CentOS
3 2 (3.45%) Debian
4 1 (1.72%) Android
4 1 (1.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (87.93%) Web Development
2 26 (44.83%) MVC
3 19 (32.76%) Front End Development
4 15 (25.86%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (24.14%) Line Management
5 14 (24.14%) Project Management
6 13 (22.41%) Mentoring
7 12 (20.69%) OO
8 10 (17.24%) Unit Testing
9 8 (13.79%) Scrum
10 7 (12.07%) Analytics
10 7 (12.07%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (12.07%) Performance Optimisation
10 7 (12.07%) Secure Coding
10 7 (12.07%) Software Engineering
10 7 (12.07%) Test Automation
11 5 (8.62%) API Integration
12 3 (5.17%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
12 3 (5.17%) OOP
12 3 (5.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 58 (100.00%) PHP
2 45 (77.59%) JavaScript
3 7 (12.07%) PHP 7
3 7 (12.07%) SQL
4 6 (10.34%) Java
5 5 (8.62%) Go
5 5 (8.62%) Ruby
6 2 (3.45%) Perl
6 2 (3.45%) Python
7 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) WAI
System Software
1 14 (24.14%) Docker
2 1 (1.72%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (12.07%) Capistrano
1 7 (12.07%) Kubernetes
1 7 (12.07%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (15.52%) Google
2 7 (12.07%) Percona
3 2 (3.45%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.72%) Adobe
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.72%) Zend