29k-36k per annum + Bonus + Benefits

Netmatters is an established web development and IT company offering a diverse range of products and services.

This is your chance to join the team, and to work with creative, hard-working individuals in a fast-paced, energising environment. We use the latest web technologies and are always open to new ideas and methodologies. Team members are expected to be passionate about web technologies, work hard and deliver results based on a proven system for managing work and time.


  • Minimum 3 years experience in web development
  • A portfolio to show us your best work
  • Strong experience with PHP MVC Frameworks and MySQL
  • Strong experience with HTML, CSS and JavaScript/jQuery
  • Experience using a VCS such as SVN, Git or Mercurial
  • Strong organizational and analytical ability
  • Ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines and required quality standards
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritise responsibilities
  • Excellent oral and written communication
  • Strong Project Management skills
  • Must have experience with Laravel 4+


  • Experience with Laravel 4 packages
  • Experience with Javascript MVC frameworks e.g. Angular, Backbone, Ember
  • Strong PHP knowledge including Namespaces, Traits and Repositories
  • Experience with command line, composer and XAMPP/LAMP
  • Concept design ability a plus
  • Experience with the following
    • Symfony
    • Code Igniter
    • Kohana
    • Fuel PHP
    • Phalcon
    • CakePHP

Frameworks we love:

  • Laravel 4/5
  • Bootstrap 3/4
  • Vue.js
  • GIT

Related Experience:

LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP), CSS, HTML, JavaScript, Some experience of ASP & ASP.NET (not essential)

Related job titles: Web developer, PHP Developer, PHP Engineer, CSS Developer


Access to training and personal development

In-house gym (24/7 access for staff)

Showers for gym goers and cycle commuters

25 Days annual leave plus bank holidays

Company shutdown over Christmas

Free daily fresh fruit, tea, coffee & fruit squash

Flu Jabs in winter to help you stay well

Notable Employee Award each month - your chance to earn yourself something nice.

Notable birthdays and life events recognised

Christmas month of celebratory food and competitions

Company team building days and nights out

Introductory bonus for helping secure new team members

Incentives for car sharers

Accredited Childcare Voucher scheme for all staff

Working for a Future 50 Company

Long service bonus

Have your say - ideas pool

Opportunity to be part of a champion Dragon Boat team

Insanity workout sessions held in gym (optional)

Company discounts with other local businesses

Staff room with sofa and widescreen TV

Staff discount on technology (ie. laptops, PC's etc)

Lunch time learning sessions

Company Parking


Benefits Provided after 3 months of continuous employment:

A generous bonus scheme (paid quarterly) based on company and personal performance

Company Pension - Quality Scheme

Perk Box membership

Interest-free 12 month staff loans


Please email your CV and covering letter to Givemeajob@netmatters.com


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Nearly 40% of our team are young people - we have a proven track record of hiring, working with and giving great opportunities to young people. Our growing, vibrant team is always on the lookout for fresh new talent. In the past we've taken on apprentices who have gone on to stay here full time - we've offered young people the chance to spend time in each of our departments to get a feel for what they may want to do. If you want to get involved, email us at givemeajob@netmatters.com.