The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 62 31 22
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 22 34 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 3.03% 5.87% 8.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.11% 6.10% 8.49%
Number of salaries quoted 22 33 34
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -6.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +3.17%
PHP Developer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
707 557 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 97.38% 96.20% 98.85%
Number of salaries quoted 598 452 455
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer in the job title across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

PHP Developer Salary Trend in Dorset

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

PHP Developer Salary Histogram in Dorset

PHP Developer
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -11 18 £35,000 +20.68% 2
PHP Developer
South West

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset region that cited PHP Developer in their job title 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 with PHP Developer in their job title.

1 47 (100.00%) PHP
2 45 (95.74%) MySQL
2 45 (95.74%) CSS
3 44 (93.62%) HTML
4 42 (89.36%) JavaScript
5 39 (82.98%) jQuery
6 31 (65.96%) Web Development
7 26 (55.32%) WordPress
7 26 (55.32%) Apache
7 26 (55.32%) MVC
8 25 (53.19%) Drupal
9 24 (51.06%) Symfony
9 24 (51.06%) LAMP
9 24 (51.06%) Linux
10 22 (46.81%) OO
10 22 (46.81%) Zend
10 22 (46.81%) PHP5
10 22 (46.81%) Magento
11 21 (44.68%) CakePHP
11 21 (44.68%) Laravel
11 21 (44.68%) AngularJS
12 20 (42.55%) Joomla!
13 18 (38.30%) XML
14 16 (34.04%) CMS
15 15 (31.91%) SQL
16 14 (29.79%) OOP
16 14 (29.79%) OO PHP
17 13 (27.66%) Ajax
18 12 (25.53%) E-Commerce
18 12 (25.53%) Degree

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset region that cited PHP Developer in their job title 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 with PHP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (55.32%) Apache
1 26 (55.32%) WordPress
2 25 (53.19%) Drupal
3 20 (42.55%) Joomla!
4 16 (34.04%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 22 (46.81%) Magento
2 8 (17.02%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (95.74%) MySQL
2 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.13%) Subversion
General
1 9 (19.15%) Marketing
2 1 (2.13%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (95.74%) CSS
2 44 (93.62%) HTML
3 39 (82.98%) jQuery
4 24 (51.06%) Symfony
4 24 (51.06%) LAMP
5 21 (44.68%) CakePHP
5 21 (44.68%) Laravel
5 21 (44.68%) AngularJS
6 18 (38.30%) XML
7 13 (27.66%) Ajax
8 6 (12.77%) HTML5
9 5 (10.64%) CSS3
9 5 (10.64%) XHTML
10 4 (8.51%) SOAP
11 3 (6.38%) JSON
12 2 (4.26%) REST
12 2 (4.26%) RESTful
13 1 (2.13%) CodeIgniter
13 1 (2.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Open Source
2 3 (6.38%) Web 2.0
3 2 (4.26%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.13%) Clustering
4 1 (2.13%) Social Media
4 1 (2.13%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 24 (51.06%) Linux
2 3 (6.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (65.96%) Web Development
2 26 (55.32%) MVC
3 22 (46.81%) OO
4 14 (29.79%) OO PHP
4 14 (29.79%) OOP
5 12 (25.53%) E-Commerce
6 4 (8.51%) Scrum
6 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.38%) Content Management
7 3 (6.38%) SEO
8 1 (2.13%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 47 (100.00%) PHP
2 42 (89.36%) JavaScript
3 22 (46.81%) PHP5
4 15 (31.91%) SQL
5 1 (2.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (25.53%) Degree
Vendors
1 22 (46.81%) Zend
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle
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