The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 28 14 22
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +8
Permanent jobs citing PHP 74 113 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 8.69% 15.23% 10.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.96% 24.67% 19.61%
Number of salaries quoted 70 107 47
Average salary £33,750 £32,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% +20.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £43,250 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
PHP
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
571 458 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 67.02% 61.73% 51.31%
Number of salaries quoted 465 401 225
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

PHP
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

PHP Salary Trend in Dorset

PHP
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Dorset

PHP
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 within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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 -8 50 £32,500 - 7
Poole -19 6 £35,000 - 1
PHP
South West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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.

1 116 (71.17%) CSS
2 114 (69.94%) JavaScript
3 106 (65.03%) HTML
4 91 (55.83%) MySQL
5 67 (41.10%) HTML5
6 54 (33.13%) SQL
7 53 (32.52%) Linux
8 52 (31.90%) Git (software)
9 51 (31.29%) OO
10 49 (30.06%) OOP
11 34 (20.86%) C#
12 33 (20.25%) WordPress
13 32 (19.63%) E-Commerce
13 32 (19.63%) Ajax
14 31 (19.02%) PHP5
15 29 (17.79%) MVC
15 29 (17.79%) Finance
16 28 (17.18%) SOAP
17 27 (16.56%) jQuery
18 26 (15.95%) Marketing
19 24 (14.72%) Scrum
19 24 (14.72%) CSS3
20 23 (14.11%) VB
21 22 (13.50%) AngularJS
21 22 (13.50%) Laravel
22 20 (12.27%) Zend
23 19 (11.66%) LAMP
23 19 (11.66%) Windows
24 17 (10.43%) OO PHP
25 16 (9.82%) SQL Server

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 33 (20.25%) WordPress
2 16 (9.82%) Drupal
3 10 (6.13%) CMS
4 6 (3.68%) SAS
5 5 (3.07%) IIS
5 5 (3.07%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (3.68%) SPSS
2 4 (2.45%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.23%) MS Project
3 2 (1.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (4.91%) Magento
2 3 (1.84%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.84%) Dynamics GP
2 3 (1.84%) GoldMine
2 3 (1.84%) Exchequer
2 3 (1.84%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.07%) FTP
2 3 (1.84%) Intranet
3 2 (1.23%) DNS
3 2 (1.23%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.61%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (55.83%) MySQL
2 16 (9.82%) SQL Server
3 10 (6.13%) MongoDB
4 9 (5.52%) QlikView
5 8 (4.91%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (3.07%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 52 (31.90%) Git (software)
2 16 (9.82%) Subversion
3 14 (8.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (17.79%) Finance
2 26 (15.95%) Marketing
3 14 (8.59%) Retail
4 12 (7.36%) Banking
5 4 (2.45%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.61%) Electronics
6 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.61%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 146 (89.57%) Developer
2 74 (45.40%) PHP Developer
3 45 (27.61%) Web Developer
4 23 (14.11%) Senior Developer
5 19 (11.66%) Software Developer
5 19 (11.66%) Senior PHP Developer
6 17 (10.43%) Front-End Developer
7 15 (9.20%) Front-End Web Developer
8 9 (5.52%) Business Consultant
8 9 (5.52%) Consultant
8 9 (5.52%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 5 (3.07%) .NET Developer
9 5 (3.07%) C# Developer
9 5 (3.07%) Junior
9 5 (3.07%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (3.07%) Junior Developer
9 5 (3.07%) Junior PHP Developer
9 5 (3.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (3.07%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (3.07%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (71.17%) CSS
2 106 (65.03%) HTML
3 67 (41.10%) HTML5
4 32 (19.63%) Ajax
5 28 (17.18%) SOAP
6 27 (16.56%) jQuery
7 24 (14.72%) CSS3
8 22 (13.50%) Laravel
8 22 (13.50%) AngularJS
9 19 (11.66%) LAMP
10 15 (9.20%) XML
11 14 (8.59%) .NET
11 14 (8.59%) WPF
11 14 (8.59%) Symfony
12 13 (7.98%) RESTful
13 11 (6.75%) SAML
14 10 (6.13%) JSON
15 9 (5.52%) CakePHP
16 8 (4.91%) REST
17 5 (3.07%) ASP.NET 2.0
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.36%) Blog
1 12 (7.36%) Open Source
2 9 (5.52%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.45%) Digital Media
4 3 (1.84%) Social Media
5 1 (0.61%) DTV
5 1 (0.61%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 53 (32.52%) Linux
2 19 (11.66%) Windows
3 14 (8.59%) Windows CE
4 5 (3.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.84%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (31.29%) OO
2 49 (30.06%) OOP
3 32 (19.63%) E-Commerce
4 29 (17.79%) MVC
5 24 (14.72%) Scrum
6 17 (10.43%) OO PHP
7 15 (9.20%) B2B
8 14 (8.59%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (8.59%) OOD
8 14 (8.59%) Waterfall
9 13 (7.98%) Web Development
9 13 (7.98%) TDD
10 10 (6.13%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (5.52%) Analytics
12 8 (4.91%) Software Engineering
13 7 (4.29%) ERP
14 6 (3.68%) Content Management
14 6 (3.68%) Data Transformation
15 4 (2.45%) Pay per click
15 4 (2.45%) Direct Marketing
Programming Languages
1 114 (69.94%) JavaScript
2 54 (33.13%) SQL
3 34 (20.86%) C#
4 31 (19.02%) PHP5
5 23 (14.11%) VB
6 14 (8.59%) C++
7 12 (7.36%) VB.NET
8 5 (3.07%) Perl
9 4 (2.45%) PHP4
10 3 (1.84%) Java
11 2 (1.23%) Python
12 1 (0.61%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.61%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (5.52%) Degree
2 1 (0.61%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.59%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (1.84%) Plesk
Vendors
1 20 (12.27%) Zend
2 11 (6.75%) Oracle
3 9 (5.52%) Business Objects
3 9 (5.52%) MicroStrategy
3 9 (5.52%) Tableau
4 8 (4.91%) Cognos
5 7 (4.29%) Sage
6 6 (3.68%) Microsoft
7 3 (1.84%) Pegasus
8 2 (1.23%) NETGEAR
8 2 (1.23%) HP
8 2 (1.23%) Vyatta
9 1 (0.61%) SAP
Bournemouth, Dorset
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Bournemouth
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Visor Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Salary based on experience
Posted: 23 days ago