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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 18 20 16
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing PHP 113 65 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 15.03% 10.62% 13.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.52% 17.66% 20.05%
Number of salaries quoted 100 63 71
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,450 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +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
525 368 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 69.81% 60.13% 66.91%
Number of salaries quoted 470 319 354
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,300 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 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 +7 100 £34,000 -5.55% 13
Poole -25 4 £24,250 -11.81% 1
Wimborne +1 3 £22,500 -25.00% 1
Wareham - 3 £27,000 -
PHP
South West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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.

1 130 (80.25%) HTML
1 130 (80.25%) JavaScript
2 127 (78.40%) CSS
3 97 (59.88%) MySQL
4 82 (50.62%) Drupal
5 77 (47.53%) jQuery
5 77 (47.53%) WordPress
6 72 (44.44%) MVC
7 61 (37.65%) CMS
8 60 (37.04%) Zend
8 60 (37.04%) HTML5
9 56 (34.57%) AngularJS
9 56 (34.57%) Web Development
10 53 (32.72%) Magento
11 52 (32.10%) CakePHP
11 52 (32.10%) Joomla!
11 52 (32.10%) OOP
12 47 (29.01%) OO
13 42 (25.93%) SQL
14 39 (24.07%) CSS3
15 38 (23.46%) Symfony
16 37 (22.84%) Laravel
17 33 (20.37%) Responsive Web Design
18 31 (19.14%) Git (software)
19 30 (18.52%) User Experience
20 29 (17.90%) Linux
21 27 (16.67%) E-Commerce
22 26 (16.05%) PHP5
23 24 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
24 22 (13.58%) LAMP

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 82 (50.62%) Drupal
2 77 (47.53%) WordPress
3 61 (37.65%) CMS
4 52 (32.10%) Joomla!
5 19 (11.73%) Apache
6 8 (4.94%) Moodle
7 2 (1.23%) SilverStripe
8 1 (0.62%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (4.94%) Photoshop
1 8 (4.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 5 (3.09%) InDesign
3 3 (1.85%) Adobe Captivate
3 3 (1.85%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.62%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 53 (32.72%) Magento
2 6 (3.70%) Zen Cart
3 1 (0.62%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.56%) DNS
2 6 (3.70%) DHCP
2 6 (3.70%) HTTP
3 2 (1.23%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.23%) SSH
3 2 (1.23%) PuTTY
4 1 (0.62%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.62%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (59.88%) MySQL
2 20 (12.35%) PostgreSQL
3 18 (11.11%) MongoDB
4 10 (6.17%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 31 (19.14%) Git (software)
2 12 (7.41%) Subversion
3 8 (4.94%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (1.23%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.23%) PHPUnit
General
1 22 (13.58%) Multimedia
2 15 (9.26%) Marketing
3 12 (7.41%) Finance
4 7 (4.32%) Retail
5 6 (3.70%) Publishing
6 5 (3.09%) Banking
6 5 (3.09%) Spanish Language
7 4 (2.47%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.23%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.23%) Automotive
8 2 (1.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 148 (91.36%) Developer
2 60 (37.04%) Web Developer
3 48 (29.63%) PHP Developer
4 34 (20.99%) Front-End Developer
5 27 (16.67%) Senior Developer
6 20 (12.35%) PHP Web Developer
7 11 (6.79%) Drupal Developer
8 10 (6.17%) Senior PHP Developer
8 10 (6.17%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 9 (5.56%) Magento Developer
9 9 (5.56%) Junior
10 8 (4.94%) Designer
10 8 (4.94%) OO PHP Developer
11 7 (4.32%) Administrator
12 6 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
12 6 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
12 6 (3.70%) Lead Systems Engineer
12 6 (3.70%) DevOps Engineer
13 5 (3.09%) Junior Designer
13 5 (3.09%) Junior Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (80.25%) HTML
2 127 (78.40%) CSS
3 77 (47.53%) jQuery
4 60 (37.04%) HTML5
5 56 (34.57%) AngularJS
6 52 (32.10%) CakePHP
7 39 (24.07%) CSS3
8 38 (23.46%) Symfony
9 37 (22.84%) Laravel
10 22 (13.58%) LAMP
11 20 (12.35%) XML
12 15 (9.26%) .NET
13 14 (8.64%) XHTML
14 10 (6.17%) Ajax
15 9 (5.56%) SOAP
16 7 (4.32%) ASP.NET
16 7 (4.32%) RESTful
17 6 (3.70%) Doctrine
18 5 (3.09%) JSON
19 4 (2.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 30 (18.52%) User Experience
2 10 (6.17%) Social Network
3 9 (5.56%) Open Source
4 6 (3.70%) Digital Media
5 5 (3.09%) Graphic Design
6 3 (1.85%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.85%) Web 2.0
7 2 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.23%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.23%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.23%) Social Media
7 2 (1.23%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.23%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.62%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 29 (17.90%) Linux
2 8 (4.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (4.32%) CentOS
4 4 (2.47%) UNIX
5 2 (1.23%) Windows
5 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (44.44%) MVC
2 56 (34.57%) Web Development
3 52 (32.10%) OOP
4 47 (29.01%) OO
5 33 (20.37%) Responsive Web Design
6 27 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 24 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (11.11%) OO PHP
9 17 (10.49%) Content Management
10 15 (9.26%) Scrum
11 10 (6.17%) SEO
12 7 (4.32%) Software Engineering
12 7 (4.32%) Mentoring
13 6 (3.70%) DevOps
13 6 (3.70%) TDD
14 5 (3.09%) Web Design
15 4 (2.47%) Analytics
16 3 (1.85%) Pay per click
16 3 (1.85%) Time Management
16 3 (1.85%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 130 (80.25%) JavaScript
2 42 (25.93%) SQL
3 26 (16.05%) PHP5
4 22 (13.58%) C#
5 9 (5.56%) Perl
6 8 (4.94%) Bash Shell
7 7 (4.32%) VB.NET
8 5 (3.09%) C++
8 5 (3.09%) Delphi
9 4 (2.47%) Java
10 3 (1.85%) ActionScript
10 3 (1.85%) Ruby
11 2 (1.23%) Korn
12 1 (0.62%) PHP4
12 1 (0.62%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (11.11%) Degree
2 3 (1.85%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.62%) MCP
3 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.62%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.62%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.23%) NFS
1 2 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 6 (3.70%) Puppet
1 6 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.62%) cPanel
Vendors
1 60 (37.04%) Zend
2 14 (8.64%) Microsoft
3 11 (6.79%) Adobe
4 10 (6.17%) Facebook
5 7 (4.32%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.23%) VMware
6 2 (1.23%) Oracle
7 1 (0.62%) Google
7 1 (0.62%) Sage
7 1 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
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Salary: From £15,000 to £20,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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Wimborne, Dorset
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
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