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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 31 15 25
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +10
Permanent jobs citing PHP 55 100 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 7.60% 14.60% 9.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.68% 23.81% 18.07%
Number of salaries quoted 53 98 55
Average salary £32,500 £33,500 £28,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.98% +18.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £37,750
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
471 420 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 65.06% 61.31% 52.28%
Number of salaries quoted 386 376 249
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 £26,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 -10 42 £30,000 -14.28% 7
Poole -12 4 £35,000 - 2
PHP
South West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 103 (70.55%) CSS
2 100 (68.49%) JavaScript
3 92 (63.01%) HTML
4 78 (53.42%) MySQL
5 56 (38.36%) HTML5
6 50 (34.25%) Git (software)
6 50 (34.25%) SQL
7 49 (33.56%) OOP
8 45 (30.82%) OO
9 44 (30.14%) Linux
10 32 (21.92%) PHP5
11 30 (20.55%) E-Commerce
12 29 (19.86%) MVC
12 29 (19.86%) WordPress
13 28 (19.18%) Ajax
13 28 (19.18%) C#
14 27 (18.49%) SOAP
14 27 (18.49%) Agile Software Development
15 25 (17.12%) jQuery
15 25 (17.12%) Laravel
16 24 (16.44%) Scrum
17 23 (15.75%) Finance
17 23 (15.75%) Marketing
18 22 (15.07%) Zend
19 21 (14.38%) AngularJS
20 19 (13.01%) CSS3
21 17 (11.64%) Subversion
21 17 (11.64%) LAMP
22 16 (10.96%) VB
22 16 (10.96%) Symfony

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 29 (19.86%) WordPress
2 14 (9.59%) Drupal
3 10 (6.85%) CMS
4 5 (3.42%) IIS
5 4 (2.74%) Apache
5 4 (2.74%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (2.74%) MS Excel
1 4 (2.74%) SPSS
2 3 (2.05%) Adobe Captivate
3 2 (1.37%) MS Project
3 2 (1.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (4.79%) Magento
2 3 (2.05%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.05%) Dynamics GP
2 3 (2.05%) GoldMine
2 3 (2.05%) Exchequer
2 3 (2.05%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.42%) FTP
2 3 (2.05%) Intranet
3 1 (0.68%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.68%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (53.42%) MySQL
2 15 (10.27%) SQL Server
3 10 (6.85%) MongoDB
4 8 (5.48%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (4.11%) QlikView
6 5 (3.42%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 50 (34.25%) Git (software)
2 17 (11.64%) Subversion
3 10 (6.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (15.75%) Finance
1 23 (15.75%) Marketing
2 13 (8.90%) Retail
3 11 (7.53%) Banking
4 4 (2.74%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.68%) Electronics
5 1 (0.68%) Automotive
5 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.68%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 133 (91.10%) Developer
2 69 (47.26%) PHP Developer
3 41 (28.08%) Web Developer
4 23 (15.75%) Senior Developer
5 19 (13.01%) Senior PHP Developer
6 14 (9.59%) Front-End Developer
6 14 (9.59%) Software Developer
7 12 (8.22%) Front-End Web Developer
8 6 (4.11%) Consultant
8 6 (4.11%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 6 (4.11%) Business Consultant
9 5 (3.42%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (3.42%) .NET Developer
9 5 (3.42%) C# Developer
9 5 (3.42%) Programmer
9 5 (3.42%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (3.42%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 5 (3.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (2.74%) Web Programmer
11 3 (2.05%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (70.55%) CSS
2 92 (63.01%) HTML
3 56 (38.36%) HTML5
4 28 (19.18%) Ajax
5 27 (18.49%) SOAP
6 25 (17.12%) jQuery
6 25 (17.12%) Laravel
7 21 (14.38%) AngularJS
8 19 (13.01%) CSS3
9 17 (11.64%) LAMP
10 16 (10.96%) Symfony
11 15 (10.27%) XML
12 14 (9.59%) .NET
13 13 (8.90%) RESTful
14 10 (6.85%) SAML
14 10 (6.85%) JSON
14 10 (6.85%) WPF
15 9 (6.16%) CakePHP
16 8 (5.48%) REST
17 6 (4.11%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.53%) Open Source
2 9 (6.16%) Blog
3 8 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.79%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.05%) Social Media
6 1 (0.68%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.68%) DTV
6 1 (0.68%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 44 (30.14%) Linux
2 15 (10.27%) Windows
3 10 (6.85%) Windows CE
4 5 (3.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.05%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (33.56%) OOP
2 45 (30.82%) OO
3 30 (20.55%) E-Commerce
4 29 (19.86%) MVC
5 27 (18.49%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (16.44%) Scrum
7 15 (10.27%) OO PHP
8 14 (9.59%) TDD
8 14 (9.59%) B2B
9 10 (6.85%) OOD
9 10 (6.85%) Waterfall
9 10 (6.85%) Web Development
10 7 (4.79%) Analytics
10 7 (4.79%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (4.79%) ERP
10 7 (4.79%) Software Engineering
11 6 (4.11%) Content Management
11 6 (4.11%) Data Transformation
12 4 (2.74%) Pay per click
12 4 (2.74%) Direct Marketing
Programming Languages
1 100 (68.49%) JavaScript
2 50 (34.25%) SQL
3 32 (21.92%) PHP5
4 28 (19.18%) C#
5 16 (10.96%) VB
6 12 (8.22%) VB.NET
7 10 (6.85%) C++
8 5 (3.42%) Perl
9 4 (2.74%) PHP4
10 3 (2.05%) ActionScript
11 2 (1.37%) Java
12 1 (0.68%) Python
12 1 (0.68%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (5.48%) Degree
2 3 (2.05%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.05%) Plesk
Vendors
1 22 (15.07%) Zend
2 10 (6.85%) Oracle
3 7 (4.79%) Sage
4 6 (4.11%) MicroStrategy
4 6 (4.11%) Business Objects
4 6 (4.11%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.11%) Tableau
5 5 (3.42%) Cognos
6 3 (2.05%) Pegasus
6 3 (2.05%) Adobe
7 1 (0.68%) SAP
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Posted: Yesterday
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