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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 32 21 14
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -7
Permanent jobs citing PHP 48 90 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 7.74% 9.98% 13.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.33% 14.88% 23.54%
Number of salaries quoted 48 86 84
Average salary £28,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,850 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,250 £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
360 605 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 58.06% 67.07% 57.08%
Number of salaries quoted 282 508 353
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 £23,000 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -11 32 £28,000 -6.66% 6
Poole +14 3 £22,500 -13.46% 1
Wimborne +1 2 £20,000 -11.11% 1
Ferndown - 1 £23,000 - 1
PHP
South West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 113 (84.33%) HTML
2 107 (79.85%) JavaScript
3 104 (77.61%) MySQL
4 99 (73.88%) CSS
5 82 (61.19%) jQuery
6 61 (45.52%) Drupal
7 57 (42.54%) Web Development
8 53 (39.55%) WordPress
9 46 (34.33%) MVC
10 43 (32.09%) Magento
11 42 (31.34%) HTML5
11 42 (31.34%) AngularJS
12 41 (30.60%) Linux
12 41 (30.60%) Zend
13 39 (29.10%) Joomla!
14 35 (26.12%) OO
14 35 (26.12%) LAMP
15 34 (25.37%) CakePHP
16 31 (23.13%) CMS
16 31 (23.13%) OOP
16 31 (23.13%) SQL
17 30 (22.39%) CSS3
18 28 (20.90%) Git (software)
18 28 (20.90%) PHP5
19 27 (20.15%) Responsive Web Design
20 26 (19.40%) User Experience
20 26 (19.40%) Ajax
21 25 (18.66%) Symfony
22 24 (17.91%) Laravel
23 23 (17.16%) Apache

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 61 (45.52%) Drupal
2 53 (39.55%) WordPress
3 39 (29.10%) Joomla!
4 31 (23.13%) CMS
5 23 (17.16%) Apache
6 12 (8.96%) Moodle
7 5 (3.73%) MediaWiki
8 4 (2.99%) Node.js
9 2 (1.49%) SilverStripe
10 1 (0.75%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 5 (3.73%) Photoshop
1 5 (3.73%) InDesign
1 5 (3.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 43 (32.09%) Magento
2 5 (3.73%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.99%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.49%) SaaS
3 1 (0.75%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.99%) DHCP
1 4 (2.99%) HTTP
1 4 (2.99%) DNS
2 3 (2.24%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (77.61%) MySQL
2 21 (15.67%) MongoDB
3 18 (13.43%) SQL Server
4 10 (7.46%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (4.48%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (4.48%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (2.99%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 28 (20.90%) Git (software)
2 12 (8.96%) Dreamweaver
3 8 (5.97%) Visual Studio
4 7 (5.22%) Subversion
5 1 (0.75%) Selenium
General
1 22 (16.42%) Multimedia
2 17 (12.69%) Marketing
3 11 (8.21%) Publishing
4 9 (6.72%) Electronics
5 4 (2.99%) Finance
5 4 (2.99%) Games
5 4 (2.99%) Retail
6 2 (1.49%) Advertising
7 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.75%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 120 (89.55%) Developer
2 58 (43.28%) PHP Developer
3 47 (35.07%) Web Developer
4 19 (14.18%) Junior
5 17 (12.69%) PHP Web Developer
6 16 (11.94%) Front-End Developer
7 15 (11.19%) Senior Developer
8 13 (9.70%) Junior Developer
9 10 (7.46%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 9 (6.72%) C# .NET Developer
10 9 (6.72%) .NET Developer
10 9 (6.72%) C# Developer
11 8 (5.97%) Drupal Developer
11 8 (5.97%) OO PHP Developer
12 6 (4.48%) Magento Developer
12 6 (4.48%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 6 (4.48%) Senior PHP Developer
12 6 (4.48%) Applications Developer
13 5 (3.73%) Web Designer
13 5 (3.73%) Junior Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (84.33%) HTML
2 99 (73.88%) CSS
3 82 (61.19%) jQuery
4 42 (31.34%) HTML5
4 42 (31.34%) AngularJS
5 35 (26.12%) LAMP
6 34 (25.37%) CakePHP
7 30 (22.39%) CSS3
8 26 (19.40%) Ajax
9 25 (18.66%) Symfony
10 24 (17.91%) Laravel
11 22 (16.42%) XML
12 19 (14.18%) JSON
13 17 (12.69%) XHTML
14 16 (11.94%) .NET
15 14 (10.45%) SOAP
16 13 (9.70%) RESTful
17 11 (8.21%) REST
18 10 (7.46%) ASP.NET
19 8 (5.97%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (19.40%) User Experience
2 7 (5.22%) Photography
3 5 (3.73%) Social Network
3 5 (3.73%) Social Media
3 5 (3.73%) Graphic Design
4 3 (2.24%) Digital Media
4 3 (2.24%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.49%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.75%) Clustering
6 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 41 (30.60%) Linux
2 6 (4.48%) UNIX
3 5 (3.73%) CentOS
4 4 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.24%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.24%) Android
6 1 (0.75%) Windows
6 1 (0.75%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (42.54%) Web Development
2 46 (34.33%) MVC
3 35 (26.12%) OO
4 31 (23.13%) OOP
5 27 (20.15%) Responsive Web Design
6 22 (16.42%) OO PHP
7 12 (8.96%) E-Commerce
8 11 (8.21%) Scrum
9 10 (7.46%) Web Design
10 9 (6.72%) Logistics
10 9 (6.72%) Open Source
11 8 (5.97%) Mentoring
12 6 (4.48%) API Development
12 6 (4.48%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (4.48%) Content Management
13 5 (3.73%) Mobile Development
14 4 (2.99%) DevOps
14 4 (2.99%) Software Engineering
14 4 (2.99%) Business Development
15 3 (2.24%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 107 (79.85%) JavaScript
2 31 (23.13%) SQL
3 28 (20.90%) PHP5
4 19 (14.18%) C#
5 9 (6.72%) C++
5 9 (6.72%) Java
6 7 (5.22%) Perl
7 5 (3.73%) Python
8 4 (2.99%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.24%) C
10 1 (0.75%) Delphi
10 1 (0.75%) Ruby
10 1 (0.75%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 13 (9.70%) Degree
2 4 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (2.99%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.75%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (2.99%) Puppet
1 4 (2.99%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.75%) Plesk
Vendors
1 41 (30.60%) Zend
2 9 (6.72%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.48%) Adobe
4 5 (3.73%) Facebook
5 4 (2.99%) Oracle
5 4 (2.99%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.75%) Google
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Salary: £38000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benifits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £24000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £22000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £18000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000.00 - £47000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth
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Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Ferndown
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