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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 40 42 30
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 40 43 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 5.51% 5.05% 8.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.69% 5.26% 8.65%
Number of salaries quoted 39 40 60
Average salary £26,000 £29,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.86% -9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £21,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
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
703 817 717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 96.83% 95.89% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 556 661 588
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -4 25 £25,250 -8.18% 2
Ferndown - 2 £23,000 - 1
Poole - 1 £22,500 -
Wimborne - 1 £20,000 -
PHP Developer
South West

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 59 (100.00%) PHP
2 53 (89.83%) MySQL
3 45 (76.27%) HTML
4 43 (72.88%) CSS
5 37 (62.71%) JavaScript
6 30 (50.85%) Linux
7 25 (42.37%) LAMP
7 25 (42.37%) jQuery
8 23 (38.98%) SQL
9 22 (37.29%) Git (software)
10 18 (30.51%) XML
10 18 (30.51%) MVC
11 17 (28.81%) WordPress
11 17 (28.81%) PHP5
12 15 (25.42%) SOAP
13 14 (23.73%) Marketing
13 14 (23.73%) JSON
13 14 (23.73%) RESTful
13 14 (23.73%) MongoDB
13 14 (23.73%) REST
14 13 (22.03%) Laravel
14 13 (22.03%) Web Development
14 13 (22.03%) Ajax
14 13 (22.03%) Scrum
15 12 (20.34%) Electronics
15 12 (20.34%) Logistics
15 12 (20.34%) Magento
16 10 (16.95%) CSS3
16 10 (16.95%) HTML5
16 10 (16.95%) OOP

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 17 (28.81%) WordPress
2 9 (15.25%) Apache
2 9 (15.25%) Drupal
3 6 (10.17%) CMS
4 5 (8.47%) Joomla!
4 5 (8.47%) MediaWiki
5 3 (5.08%) Moodle
6 1 (1.69%) ExpressionEngine
Business Applications
1 12 (20.34%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.86%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (89.83%) MySQL
2 14 (23.73%) MongoDB
3 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (37.29%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.08%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (3.39%) Subversion
4 1 (1.69%) Selenium
General
1 14 (23.73%) Marketing
2 12 (20.34%) Electronics
3 1 (1.69%) Finance
3 1 (1.69%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (76.27%) HTML
2 43 (72.88%) CSS
3 25 (42.37%) LAMP
3 25 (42.37%) jQuery
4 18 (30.51%) XML
5 15 (25.42%) SOAP
6 14 (23.73%) RESTful
6 14 (23.73%) REST
6 14 (23.73%) JSON
7 13 (22.03%) Ajax
7 13 (22.03%) Laravel
8 10 (16.95%) CSS3
8 10 (16.95%) HTML5
9 6 (10.17%) AngularJS
10 5 (8.47%) Symfony
10 5 (8.47%) CakePHP
11 4 (6.78%) ODBC
12 3 (5.08%) Sass
12 3 (5.08%) LESS
13 1 (1.69%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.08%) User Experience
3 1 (1.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 30 (50.85%) Linux
2 4 (6.78%) UNIX
3 1 (1.69%) Windows
3 1 (1.69%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.69%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.51%) MVC
2 13 (22.03%) Scrum
2 13 (22.03%) Web Development
3 12 (20.34%) Logistics
4 10 (16.95%) OOP
5 5 (8.47%) Web Design
6 4 (6.78%) OO
6 4 (6.78%) OO PHP
7 2 (3.39%) Data Protection
7 2 (3.39%) CRM
7 2 (3.39%) TDD
7 2 (3.39%) Workflow
8 1 (1.69%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.69%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (1.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 59 (100.00%) PHP
2 37 (62.71%) JavaScript
3 23 (38.98%) SQL
4 17 (28.81%) PHP5
5 1 (1.69%) PHP4
5 1 (1.69%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Plesk
Vendors
1 6 (10.17%) Zend
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.69%) Adobe
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