The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgwater region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 10 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs citing PHP 2 6 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgwater 7.69% 54.55% 70.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.33% 54.55% 70.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 21
Average salary £37,500 £29,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.31% -35.55%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
PHP
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bridgwater region.

Programming Languages Category
Bridgwater
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
15 11 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgwater 57.69% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 30
Average salary £37,500 £31,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.11% -36.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £28,150 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgwater

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Bridgwater region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgwater

PHP
Salary Trend in Bridgwater

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Bridgwater region.

PHP Salary Trend in Bridgwater

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgwater

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bridgwater region citing PHP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PHP.

1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) MySQL
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) OO
1 5 (83.33%) Python
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) HTML5
2 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) Open Source
2 4 (66.67%) Sass
2 4 (66.67%) XHTML
2 4 (66.67%) Adobe
2 4 (66.67%) Internet
2 4 (66.67%) SOAP
2 4 (66.67%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) XML-RPC
2 4 (66.67%) Ruby
2 4 (66.67%) Ajax
2 4 (66.67%) Ubuntu
2 4 (66.67%) Web Development
2 4 (66.67%) JSON
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) OOP
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgwater by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bridgwater region citing PHP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PHP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Software Developer
3 4 (66.67%) PHP Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) HTML5
2 4 (66.67%) Ajax
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) JSON
2 4 (66.67%) Sass
2 4 (66.67%) SOAP
2 4 (66.67%) XHTML
2 4 (66.67%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) XML-RPC
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Open Source
2 4 (66.67%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) OOP
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Adobe
2 1 (16.67%) hybris