PHP Jobs with Work from Home Options

PHP
UK > Work from Home

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and a requirement for PHP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PHP over the 6 months to 21 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
21 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 124 148 62
Rank change year-on-year +24 -86 -22
Permanent jobs citing PHP 772 1,149 2,905
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 2.62% 2.45% 5.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.90% 4.90% 8.78%
Number of salaries quoted 730 1,019 2,151
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,000 £42,500 £39,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +17.65%
75th Percentile £63,750 £71,250 £67,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £90,000 £90,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +17.03%

All Programming Languages
Work from Home

PHP is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a WFH option and a requirement for coding skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 13,092 23,459 33,074
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 44.49% 50.00% 57.94%
Number of salaries quoted 10,912 17,438 22,774
10th Percentile £38,750 £40,000 £37,500
25th Percentile £46,250 £50,000 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +9.09%
75th Percentile £78,813 £85,000 £79,600
90th Percentile £100,000 £100,000 £95,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +9.09%

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Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing PHP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

PHP trend for jobs with a WFH option

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Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing PHP.

PHP salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

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Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing PHP over the 6 months to 21 February 2024.

PHP salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

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Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities with WFH Options by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 112 (14.51%) WordPress
2 43 (5.57%) CMS
3 37 (4.79%) Drupal
4 32 (4.15%) Apache
5 25 (3.24%) nginx
6 7 (0.91%) Confluence
7 3 (0.39%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.26%) IIS
8 2 (0.26%) Joomla!
8 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Exchange
8 2 (0.26%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.13%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.13%) Headless CMS
9 1 (0.13%) Moodle
9 1 (0.13%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.13%) Totara
9 1 (0.13%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (0.78%) Adobe XD
2 3 (0.39%) FileZilla
2 3 (0.39%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 22 (2.85%) Shopify
2 20 (2.59%) Magento
3 11 (1.42%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.26%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 297 (38.47%) AWS
2 167 (21.63%) SaaS
3 70 (9.07%) Azure
4 47 (6.09%) GCP
5 32 (4.15%) GitHub
6 21 (2.72%) Cloud Computing
6 21 (2.72%) Serverless
7 18 (2.33%) AWS Lambda
8 16 (2.07%) Amazon EC2
9 15 (1.94%) Azure DevOps
10 9 (1.17%) Azure Cosmos DB
11 8 (1.04%) Amazon ECS
11 8 (1.04%) Amazon S3
11 8 (1.04%) Azure Monitor
12 7 (0.91%) Datadog
12 7 (0.91%) Figma
12 7 (0.91%) Firebase
12 7 (0.91%) Heroku
12 7 (0.91%) npm
12 7 (0.91%) Pulumi
Communications & Networking
1 35 (4.53%) HTTP
2 26 (3.37%) DNS
3 19 (2.46%) Internet
4 15 (1.94%) VoIP
5 14 (1.81%) Firewall
6 12 (1.55%) SSL
7 7 (0.91%) PPP
8 4 (0.52%) FTP
9 3 (0.39%) DHCP
10 2 (0.26%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.26%) IPsec
10 2 (0.26%) IPv6
10 2 (0.26%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.13%) Intranet
11 1 (0.13%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 302 (39.12%) MySQL
2 37 (4.79%) PostgreSQL
3 35 (4.53%) MongoDB
4 31 (4.02%) SQL Server
5 29 (3.76%) MariaDB
6 26 (3.37%) Relational Database
7 24 (3.11%) NoSQL
8 17 (2.20%) Redis
9 10 (1.30%) DynamoDB
10 9 (1.17%) Big Data
10 9 (1.17%) Elasticsearch
11 8 (1.04%) Amazon Aurora
11 8 (1.04%) Azure SQL Database
11 8 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (0.91%) SQLite
13 6 (0.78%) BigQuery
13 6 (0.78%) GIS
14 4 (0.52%) Power BI
15 3 (0.39%) Looker
Development Applications
1 148 (19.17%) Git
2 46 (5.96%) JIRA
3 23 (2.98%) Jenkins
4 20 (2.59%) GitLab
5 18 (2.33%) Visual Studio
6 14 (1.81%) webpack
7 13 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (0.91%) Subversion
9 5 (0.65%) CircleCI
9 5 (0.65%) Eclipse
10 4 (0.52%) Browser DevTools
10 4 (0.52%) Cypress.io
10 4 (0.52%) TeamCity
11 3 (0.39%) Grunt
11 3 (0.39%) gulp
11 3 (0.39%) PHPUnit
12 2 (0.26%) Bitbucket
12 2 (0.26%) git-flow
12 2 (0.26%) MSBuild
12 2 (0.26%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 154 (19.95%) Social Skills
2 71 (9.20%) Marketing
3 56 (7.25%) Retail
4 44 (5.70%) Finance
5 25 (3.24%) Telecoms
6 21 (2.72%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (1.94%) Law
8 14 (1.81%) Legal
9 13 (1.68%) Manufacturing
9 13 (1.68%) Public Sector
10 10 (1.30%) Banking
10 10 (1.30%) Games
10 10 (1.30%) Retail Banking
11 8 (1.04%) German Language
11 8 (1.04%) Publishing
11 8 (1.04%) Spanish Language
11 8 (1.04%) Tech for Good
12 6 (0.78%) Electronics
12 6 (0.78%) French Language
12 6 (0.78%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 552 (71.50%) Developer
2 287 (37.18%) PHP Developer
3 213 (27.59%) Senior
4 178 (23.06%) Senior Developer
5 79 (10.23%) Senior PHP Developer
6 75 (9.72%) Software Engineer
7 67 (8.68%) Lead
8 66 (8.55%) Full Stack Developer
9 59 (7.64%) PHP Laravel Developer
9 59 (7.64%) Web Developer
10 47 (6.09%) WordPress Developer
11 35 (4.53%) Software Developer
12 34 (4.40%) PHP Software Engineer
13 29 (3.76%) Full Stack PHP Developer
14 25 (3.24%) Junior
15 24 (3.11%) Lead Developer
16 18 (2.33%) Drupal Developer
16 18 (2.33%) Front-End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 18 (2.33%) Junior Developer
17 16 (2.07%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 421 (54.53%) Laravel
2 266 (34.46%) HTML
3 253 (32.77%) CSS
4 167 (21.63%) React
5 159 (20.60%) Vue
6 133 (17.23%) Symfony
7 94 (12.18%) jQuery
8 89 (11.53%) LAMP
9 78 (10.10%) REST
10 70 (9.07%) Node.js
11 62 (8.03%) AngularJS
12 59 (7.64%) Web Services
13 55 (7.12%) HTML5
14 49 (6.35%) RESTful
15 48 (6.22%) JSON
16 37 (4.79%) SOAP
17 30 (3.89%) .NET
17 30 (3.89%) CSS3
18 29 (3.76%) Sass
19 23 (2.98%) Next.js
Miscellaneous
1 56 (7.25%) Greenfield Project
2 22 (2.85%) Product Ownership
3 19 (2.46%) Mobile App
4 14 (1.81%) Linux Command Line
5 13 (1.68%) Client/Server
5 13 (1.68%) Legacy Systems
6 12 (1.55%) Onboarding
7 11 (1.42%) Virtual Team
8 10 (1.30%) Self-Motivation
9 8 (1.04%) Data Structures
9 8 (1.04%) PropTech
9 8 (1.04%) Social Media
10 7 (0.91%) Educational Technology
10 7 (0.91%) Graphic Design
10 7 (0.91%) IoT
11 6 (0.78%) Cloud Native
11 6 (0.78%) Photography
12 5 (0.65%) Legacy Code
13 4 (0.52%) Learning Management System
13 4 (0.52%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 99 (12.82%) Linux
2 19 (2.46%) Unix
3 13 (1.68%) CentOS
4 12 (1.55%) Windows
5 11 (1.42%) Ubuntu
6 8 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (0.78%) Android
7 6 (0.78%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.52%) Solaris
9 3 (0.39%) AIX
10 2 (0.26%) Alpine Linux
11 1 (0.13%) Rocky
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (24.61%) Full Stack Development
2 154 (19.95%) OOP
2 154 (19.95%) Web Development
3 149 (19.30%) Agile
4 145 (18.78%) Software Engineering
5 128 (16.58%) MVC
6 113 (14.64%) E-Commerce
7 104 (13.47%) Problem-Solving
8 92 (11.92%) DevOps
9 81 (10.49%) TDD
10 71 (9.20%) Mentoring
11 63 (8.16%) User Experience
12 62 (8.03%) CI/CD
12 62 (8.03%) Unit Testing
13 54 (6.99%) OO
14 53 (6.87%) Clean Code
15 45 (5.83%) Test Automation
16 44 (5.70%) Microservices
17 43 (5.57%) CRM
18 41 (5.31%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 386 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 118 (15.28%) SQL
3 77 (9.97%) Python
4 76 (9.84%) TypeScript
5 41 (5.31%) C#
5 41 (5.31%) Java
6 27 (3.50%) Bash
7 24 (3.11%) Go
8 19 (2.46%) C++
8 19 (2.46%) Ruby
9 17 (2.20%) Perl
10 16 (2.07%) C
11 13 (1.68%) PowerShell
12 12 (1.55%) Ada
13 9 (1.17%) Shell Script
13 9 (1.17%) T-SQL
14 7 (0.91%) Groovy
14 7 (0.91%) Kotlin
15 5 (0.65%) Rust
15 5 (0.65%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 54 (6.99%) Degree
2 22 (2.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (0.91%) Azure Certification
3 7 (0.91%) Security Cleared
4 6 (0.78%) SC Cleared
5 5 (0.65%) DBS Check
6 4 (0.52%) AWS Certification
7 3 (0.39%) CISM
7 3 (0.39%) CISSP
8 2 (0.26%) MCSE
8 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.13%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.13%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (2.85%) QA
2 10 (1.30%) GDPR
3 7 (0.91%) Accessibility
4 3 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.26%) HL7
6 1 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.13%) NCSC
System Software
1 125 (16.19%) Docker
2 9 (1.17%) OpenSIPS
3 5 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.39%) Varnish
5 2 (0.26%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.26%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 54 (6.99%) Kubernetes
2 31 (4.02%) Terraform
3 18 (2.33%) Ansible
4 13 (1.68%) Puppet
5 12 (1.55%) Progress Chef
6 9 (1.17%) Grafana
7 8 (1.04%) Prometheus
8 4 (0.52%) Kibana
9 3 (0.39%) cPanel
10 2 (0.26%) Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.13%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.13%) Nagios
11 1 (0.13%) Nessus
11 1 (0.13%) Podman
11 1 (0.13%) SCCM
11 1 (0.13%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 33 (4.27%) Google
2 20 (2.59%) WooCommerce
3 14 (1.81%) Adobe
4 11 (1.42%) Microsoft
4 11 (1.42%) New Relic
5 9 (1.17%) Oracle
6 7 (0.91%) SaltStack
7 6 (0.78%) SAP
7 6 (0.78%) Zend
8 5 (0.65%) VMware
9 4 (0.52%) Apple
9 4 (0.52%) Facebook
9 4 (0.52%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.26%) Dell
10 2 (0.26%) Progress
10 2 (0.26%) Remedy
11 1 (0.13%) Capita
11 1 (0.13%) ESRI
11 1 (0.13%) Salesforce
11 1 (0.13%) Twitter