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 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 33 20 13
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -7
Permanent jobs citing PHP 57 64 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 8.26% 10.11% 14.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.48% 16.71% 22.01%
Number of salaries quoted 50 60 98
Average salary £30,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £48,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
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
423 383 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 61.30% 60.51% 64.02%
Number of salaries quoted 354 341 385
Average salary £36,250 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £47,500 £50,000
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 November 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 26 November 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 -4 43 £31,500 -16.00% 12
Poole -11 9 £25,000 -25.92% 1
Wimborne -1 1 £25,000 -16.66%
Wareham - 1 £27,000 -
Weymouth - 1 £25,000 -
PHP
South West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 101 (75.94%) CSS
2 97 (72.93%) JavaScript
3 91 (68.42%) HTML
4 73 (54.89%) MySQL
5 48 (36.09%) SQL
6 46 (34.59%) OOP
7 44 (33.08%) HTML5
8 43 (32.33%) WordPress
9 41 (30.83%) Git (software)
9 41 (30.83%) MVC
10 40 (30.08%) jQuery
11 38 (28.57%) OO
12 35 (26.32%) Zend
13 33 (24.81%) AngularJS
14 32 (24.06%) Drupal
15 31 (23.31%) Linux
15 31 (23.31%) Laravel
16 30 (22.56%) PHP5
17 27 (20.30%) Symfony
18 25 (18.80%) Scrum
19 24 (18.05%) CMS
20 23 (17.29%) LAMP
20 23 (17.29%) E-Commerce
20 23 (17.29%) C#
21 22 (16.54%) XML
21 22 (16.54%) Agile Software Development
21 22 (16.54%) Web Development
22 21 (15.79%) CakePHP
23 20 (15.04%) Marketing
23 20 (15.04%) Magento

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 43 (32.33%) WordPress
2 32 (24.06%) Drupal
3 24 (18.05%) CMS
4 17 (12.78%) Joomla!
5 9 (6.77%) Apache
6 5 (3.76%) IIS
7 3 (2.26%) Moodle
Applications
1 4 (3.01%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.26%) Adobe Captivate
3 2 (1.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 20 (15.04%) Magento
2 2 (1.50%) Zen Cart
3 1 (0.75%) Exchequer
3 1 (0.75%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.75%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.75%) GoldMine
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.76%) FTP
2 3 (2.26%) DNS
3 2 (1.50%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.50%) SSH
3 2 (1.50%) PuTTY
4 1 (0.75%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (54.89%) MySQL
2 13 (9.77%) SQL Server
3 10 (7.52%) MongoDB
4 6 (4.51%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (4.51%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (3.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 41 (30.83%) Git (software)
2 14 (10.53%) Subversion
3 3 (2.26%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.26%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (1.50%) PHPUnit
General
1 20 (15.04%) Marketing
2 16 (12.03%) Finance
3 10 (7.52%) Retail
4 9 (6.77%) Multimedia
5 8 (6.02%) Banking
6 4 (3.01%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.26%) Spanish Language
8 2 (1.50%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.50%) Automotive
8 2 (1.50%) Advertising
9 1 (0.75%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 128 (96.24%) Developer
2 61 (45.86%) PHP Developer
3 44 (33.08%) Web Developer
4 25 (18.80%) Senior Developer
5 20 (15.04%) Senior PHP Developer
6 14 (10.53%) Front-End Developer
7 9 (6.77%) PHP Web Developer
8 7 (5.26%) Software Developer
9 6 (4.51%) .NET Developer
9 6 (4.51%) Front-End Web Developer
10 5 (3.76%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (3.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (3.76%) C# Developer
10 5 (3.76%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (3.76%) Programmer
11 4 (3.01%) Junior
11 4 (3.01%) Junior Developer
11 4 (3.01%) LAMP Developer
11 4 (3.01%) Drupal Developer
11 4 (3.01%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (75.94%) CSS
2 91 (68.42%) HTML
3 44 (33.08%) HTML5
4 40 (30.08%) jQuery
5 33 (24.81%) AngularJS
6 31 (23.31%) Laravel
7 27 (20.30%) Symfony
8 23 (17.29%) LAMP
9 22 (16.54%) XML
10 21 (15.79%) CakePHP
11 20 (15.04%) CSS3
12 19 (14.29%) SOAP
13 17 (12.78%) .NET
14 14 (10.53%) Ajax
14 14 (10.53%) RESTful
15 12 (9.02%) JSON
16 8 (6.02%) ASP.NET
17 6 (4.51%) REST
18 5 (3.76%) ASP.NET 2.0
18 5 (3.76%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.27%) User Experience
2 4 (3.01%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.01%) Social Network
3 3 (2.26%) Open Source
3 3 (2.26%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.50%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.50%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.50%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.50%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.75%) Web 2.0
5 1 (0.75%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 31 (23.31%) Linux
2 9 (6.77%) Windows
3 6 (4.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (3.01%) UNIX
5 3 (2.26%) Windows CE
6 2 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.75%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (34.59%) OOP
2 41 (30.83%) MVC
3 38 (28.57%) OO
4 25 (18.80%) Scrum
5 23 (17.29%) E-Commerce
6 22 (16.54%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (16.54%) Web Development
7 14 (10.53%) TDD
8 12 (9.02%) OO PHP
9 10 (7.52%) Content Management
10 8 (6.02%) B2B
10 8 (6.02%) SEO
10 8 (6.02%) Responsive Web Design
11 7 (5.26%) Software Engineering
12 6 (4.51%) Pay per click
12 6 (4.51%) Data Transformation
13 5 (3.76%) ERP
14 4 (3.01%) Direct Marketing
15 3 (2.26%) Release Management
15 3 (2.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 97 (72.93%) JavaScript
2 48 (36.09%) SQL
3 30 (22.56%) PHP5
4 23 (17.29%) C#
5 12 (9.02%) VB.NET
6 7 (5.26%) Perl
7 6 (4.51%) C++
8 4 (3.01%) PHP4
8 4 (3.01%) Java
9 3 (2.26%) Delphi
9 3 (2.26%) ActionScript
9 3 (2.26%) VB
10 2 (1.50%) Korn
10 2 (1.50%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (6.02%) Degree
2 3 (2.26%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.75%) MCP
3 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.75%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.01%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.50%) NFS
1 2 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (1.50%) Plesk
Vendors
1 35 (26.32%) Zend
2 12 (9.02%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.76%) Sage
3 5 (3.76%) Oracle
4 4 (3.01%) Facebook
5 3 (2.26%) Adobe
6 2 (1.50%) VMware
7 1 (0.75%) Pegasus
7 1 (0.75%) Red Hat
Poole, Dorset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + 28 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £23000.00 - £37500 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £23000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £40000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Intouch Accounting
Salary: From £22,000 to £35,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 14 days ago
Bournemouth
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Dorset
trakm8
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum 25 Days Holiday, Pension etc.
Posted: 22 days ago
Bournemouth
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 28 days ago