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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 12 32 16
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -16
Permanent jobs citing PHP 93 63 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 16.20% 8.96% 13.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.62% 13.67% 20.64%
Number of salaries quoted 83 49 82
Average salary £37,500 £33,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £37,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
314 461 407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 54.70% 65.58% 66.83%
Number of salaries quoted 249 398 347
Average salary £38,250 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.79% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,500 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.62%

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 April 2016.

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 April 2016. 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 +15 67 £37,500 +7.14% 13
Poole +10 12 £33,250 +47.77% 2
Ferndown +1 7 £40,000 +77.77% 2
Dorchester - 2 £27,500 -
Wimborne - 2 £23,750 -
PHP
South West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 150 (70.75%) HTML
2 141 (66.51%) CSS
3 139 (65.57%) JavaScript
3 139 (65.57%) MySQL
4 89 (41.98%) LAMP
5 79 (37.26%) Linux
6 78 (36.79%) MVC
7 71 (33.49%) Web Development
8 64 (30.19%) Apache
9 53 (25.00%) SQL
9 53 (25.00%) jQuery
9 53 (25.00%) WordPress
10 52 (24.53%) HTML5
11 51 (24.06%) AngularJS
12 50 (23.58%) Drupal
13 46 (21.70%) CSS3
14 39 (18.40%) E-Commerce
15 33 (15.57%) Perl
15 33 (15.57%) Telecoms
16 32 (15.09%) .NET
16 32 (15.09%) Symfony
16 32 (15.09%) Mobile App
17 31 (14.62%) Git (software)
17 31 (14.62%) Ajax
18 29 (13.68%) C#
19 27 (12.74%) MPLS
19 27 (12.74%) OSPF
19 27 (12.74%) IPv4
19 27 (12.74%) IPv6
19 27 (12.74%) EIGRP

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 64 (30.19%) Apache
2 53 (25.00%) WordPress
3 50 (23.58%) Drupal
4 13 (6.13%) CMS
5 12 (5.66%) SharePoint
6 10 (4.72%) Node.js
7 7 (3.30%) Joomla!
8 3 (1.42%) Moodle
Applications
1 2 (0.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (0.94%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (6.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.72%) GitHub
2 2 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.94%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 27 (12.74%) EIGRP
1 27 (12.74%) IPv4
1 27 (12.74%) IPv6
1 27 (12.74%) MPLS
1 27 (12.74%) OSPF
1 27 (12.74%) SNMP
2 26 (12.26%) VLAN
3 23 (10.85%) LAN
3 23 (10.85%) WAN
4 18 (8.49%) BGP
4 18 (8.49%) L2TP
5 8 (3.77%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (65.57%) MySQL
2 26 (12.26%) SQL Server
3 8 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.89%) OLTP
4 4 (1.89%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.94%) Big Data
5 2 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.47%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 31 (14.62%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.36%) Bitbucket
3 4 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (1.89%) gulp
3 4 (1.89%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.42%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.47%) Android Studio
5 1 (0.47%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.47%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.47%) JUnit
5 1 (0.47%) Protractor
5 1 (0.47%) Selenium
5 1 (0.47%) Subversion
General
1 33 (15.57%) Telecoms
2 13 (6.13%) Finance
2 13 (6.13%) Law
3 9 (4.25%) Marketing
4 8 (3.77%) Retail
5 6 (2.83%) Banking
5 6 (2.83%) Games
5 6 (2.83%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.89%) Multimedia
6 4 (1.89%) Publishing
7 3 (1.42%) Advertising
8 2 (0.94%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.47%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 168 (79.25%) Developer
2 112 (52.83%) PHP Developer
3 40 (18.87%) Web Developer
4 30 (14.15%) Administrator
4 30 (14.15%) Systems Administrator
5 25 (11.79%) Linux Administrator
5 25 (11.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 21 (9.91%) Drupal Developer
7 17 (8.02%) Telecoms Administrator
8 16 (7.55%) LAMP Developer
8 16 (7.55%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 15 (7.08%) Junior
9 15 (7.08%) Junior Developer
10 13 (6.13%) PHP Web Developer
11 12 (5.66%) Angular Developer
11 12 (5.66%) PHP Symfony Developer
11 12 (5.66%) Symfony Developer
12 11 (5.19%) HTML Developer
12 11 (5.19%) WordPress Developer
13 10 (4.72%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (70.75%) HTML
2 141 (66.51%) CSS
3 89 (41.98%) LAMP
4 53 (25.00%) jQuery
5 52 (24.53%) HTML5
6 51 (24.06%) AngularJS
7 46 (21.70%) CSS3
8 32 (15.09%) .NET
8 32 (15.09%) Symfony
9 31 (14.62%) Ajax
10 27 (12.74%) Laravel
11 19 (8.96%) CakePHP
12 18 (8.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 14 (6.60%) Sass
14 13 (6.13%) CodeIgniter
14 13 (6.13%) React
15 11 (5.19%) ASP.NET
16 9 (4.25%) Express
17 8 (3.77%) REST
18 7 (3.30%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 32 (15.09%) Mobile App
2 18 (8.49%) User Experience
3 6 (2.83%) Social Media
4 4 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (1.89%) Photography
5 2 (0.94%) Blog
5 2 (0.94%) Graphic Design
5 2 (0.94%) Social Network
6 1 (0.47%) Clustering
6 1 (0.47%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.47%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 79 (37.26%) Linux
2 10 (4.72%) Unix
2 10 (4.72%) Windows
3 6 (2.83%) Android
4 4 (1.89%) Windows CE
4 4 (1.89%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (36.79%) MVC
2 71 (33.49%) Web Development
3 39 (18.40%) E-Commerce
4 26 (12.26%) OOP
5 24 (11.32%) TDD
6 23 (10.85%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (9.91%) OO
8 18 (8.49%) Presales
9 15 (7.08%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (5.19%) Front End Development
10 11 (5.19%) Mobile Development
11 10 (4.72%) OO PHP
12 8 (3.77%) CRM
12 8 (3.77%) Facilities Management
13 6 (2.83%) Asset Management
13 6 (2.83%) Business Development
13 6 (2.83%) SEO
13 6 (2.83%) Server Patching
13 6 (2.83%) Unit Testing
13 6 (2.83%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 139 (65.57%) JavaScript
2 53 (25.00%) SQL
3 33 (15.57%) Perl
4 29 (13.68%) C#
5 11 (5.19%) Java
6 7 (3.30%) C++
7 6 (2.83%) PowerShell
7 6 (2.83%) Python
7 6 (2.83%) T-SQL
8 5 (2.36%) VB
9 4 (1.89%) Apple Swift
9 4 (1.89%) Objective-C
9 4 (1.89%) XAML
10 2 (0.94%) C
11 1 (0.47%) PHP 5
11 1 (0.47%) R
11 1 (0.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (1.89%) MCPD
1 4 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.47%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (0.47%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 21 (9.91%) Zend
2 18 (8.49%) VMware
3 6 (2.83%) Microsoft
4 5 (2.36%) Google
4 5 (2.36%) Oracle
5 4 (1.89%) Apple
6 2 (0.94%) Adobe
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
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Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Ferndown, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £25000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth
Talent Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Bowerford Associates Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £31000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: 11 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Imagine Publishing
Posted: 21 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + Package
Posted: 24 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Ferndown
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + Package
Posted: 24 days ago