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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 1 10 11
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Permanent jobs citing PHP 9 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgwater 90.00% 30.00% 16.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 90.00% 30.00% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 3
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
10 30 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgwater 100.00% 100.00% 94.44%
Number of salaries quoted 10 29 17
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 30 July 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) MySQL
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (90.91%) Web Development
2 10 (90.91%) Ruby
2 10 (90.91%) jQuery
2 10 (90.91%) Python
2 10 (90.91%) MVC
3 8 (72.73%) Adobe
3 8 (72.73%) Internet
3 8 (72.73%) XML
3 8 (72.73%) Linux
3 8 (72.73%) Open Source
3 8 (72.73%) HTML5
3 8 (72.73%) Sass
4 7 (63.64%) Ajax
4 7 (63.64%) JSON
4 7 (63.64%) SOAP
4 7 (63.64%) XHTML
5 5 (45.45%) XML-RPC
5 5 (45.45%) Ubuntu
5 5 (45.45%) OO
6 3 (27.27%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (27.27%) Photoshop
7 2 (18.18%) OOP
8 1 (9.09%) Web Design
8 1 (9.09%) Grunt
8 1 (9.09%) Node.js

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgwater by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) WordPress
1 1 (9.09%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Photoshop
1 3 (27.27%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) Grunt
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (72.73%) Software Developer
3 7 (63.64%) PHP Developer
4 6 (54.55%) Web Developer
5 2 (18.18%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
2 10 (90.91%) jQuery
3 8 (72.73%) HTML5
3 8 (72.73%) Sass
3 8 (72.73%) XML
4 7 (63.64%) XHTML
4 7 (63.64%) SOAP
4 7 (63.64%) Ajax
4 7 (63.64%) JSON
5 5 (45.45%) XML-RPC
6 1 (9.09%) Symfony
6 1 (9.09%) CodeIgniter
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) MVC
1 10 (90.91%) Web Development
2 8 (72.73%) Open Source
3 5 (45.45%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) OOP
5 1 (9.09%) Web Design
5 1 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (90.91%) Python
2 10 (90.91%) Ruby
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Adobe
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