The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
South West / Dorset
Rank 24 16 21
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Permanent jobs citing PHP 44 120 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 9.76% 15.38% 14.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.57% 27.09% 21.64%
Number of salaries quoted 38 114 99
Median salary £28,750 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,750 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

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
302 443 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 66.96% 56.79% 69.04%
Number of salaries quoted 264 341 460
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £49,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 January 2017.

PHP Salary Histogram in Dorset

PHP
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -2 23 £32,500 -7.14% 5
Poole -17 9 £30,000 -25.00% 3
Ferndown 0 5 £23,000 +6.97% 1
Wimborne -3 2 £25,000 +19.04%
Verwood -1 1 £35,000 -
Dorchester - 1 £24,000 - 2
Shaftesbury - 1 £42,500 -
PHP
South West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for PHP.

1 72 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 70 (72.92%) HTML
3 69 (71.88%) CSS
4 60 (62.50%) Web Development
5 53 (55.21%) MySQL
6 45 (46.88%) jQuery
7 33 (34.38%) CakePHP
8 32 (33.33%) MVC
9 31 (32.29%) WordPress
10 27 (28.13%) Git (software)
10 27 (28.13%) Drupal
10 27 (28.13%) OO
11 26 (27.08%) Laravel
12 23 (23.96%) SQL
13 22 (22.92%) CMS
13 22 (22.92%) E-Commerce
13 22 (22.92%) Zend
13 22 (22.92%) AngularJS
13 22 (22.92%) OO PHP
14 21 (21.88%) HTML5
15 20 (20.83%) Magento
15 20 (20.83%) OOP
15 20 (20.83%) Front End Development
16 19 (19.79%) Linux
16 19 (19.79%) LAMP
16 19 (19.79%) Symfony
17 17 (17.71%) CSS3
18 16 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
18 16 (16.67%) Open Source
19 15 (15.63%) CodeIgniter

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 31 (32.29%) WordPress
2 27 (28.13%) Drupal
3 22 (22.92%) CMS
4 10 (10.42%) Apache
5 7 (7.29%) Joomla!
5 7 (7.29%) Moodle
6 3 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (4.17%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.13%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (3.13%) InDesign
3 1 (1.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (20.83%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.42%) GitHub
2 3 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.33%) Intranet
2 3 (3.13%) Network Security
3 1 (1.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (55.21%) MySQL
2 12 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 11 (11.46%) SQL Server
4 4 (4.17%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.08%) FileMaker
6 1 (1.04%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 27 (28.13%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.29%) Dreamweaver
3 5 (5.21%) gulp
4 4 (4.17%) Grunt
5 3 (3.13%) Subversion
6 2 (2.08%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.04%) JUnit
7 1 (1.04%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.04%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.04%) Selenium
General
1 7 (7.29%) Finance
1 7 (7.29%) Marketing
2 6 (6.25%) Back Office
2 6 (6.25%) Games
3 2 (2.08%) Banking
3 2 (2.08%) Electronics
3 2 (2.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 88 (91.67%) Developer
2 69 (71.88%) PHP Developer
3 23 (23.96%) Web Developer
4 21 (21.88%) PHP Web Developer
5 12 (12.50%) Junior
5 12 (12.50%) Junior Developer
6 11 (11.46%) Junior PHP Developer
7 10 (10.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 7 (7.29%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
9 6 (6.25%) Software Developer
10 4 (4.17%) Applications Support
10 4 (4.17%) Designer
10 4 (4.17%) HTML CSS Developer
10 4 (4.17%) HTML Developer
10 4 (4.17%) WordPress Developer
11 3 (3.13%) Digital Developer
11 3 (3.13%) Software Engineer
12 2 (2.08%) Database Developer
12 2 (2.08%) JavaScript Developer
12 2 (2.08%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (72.92%) HTML
2 69 (71.88%) CSS
3 45 (46.88%) jQuery
4 33 (34.38%) CakePHP
5 26 (27.08%) Laravel
6 22 (22.92%) AngularJS
7 21 (21.88%) HTML5
8 19 (19.79%) LAMP
8 19 (19.79%) Symfony
9 17 (17.71%) CSS3
10 15 (15.63%) CodeIgniter
11 13 (13.54%) Ajax
12 11 (11.46%) .NET
12 11 (11.46%) JSON
13 10 (10.42%) ASP.NET
13 10 (10.42%) REST
13 10 (10.42%) Zend Framework
14 9 (9.38%) Sass
15 7 (7.29%) SOAP
16 6 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.46%) User Experience
2 10 (10.42%) Social Media
3 5 (5.21%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.13%) Clustering
5 2 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.04%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 19 (19.79%) Linux
2 4 (4.17%) Windows
3 2 (2.08%) Android
4 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (62.50%) Web Development
2 32 (33.33%) MVC
3 27 (28.13%) OO
4 22 (22.92%) E-Commerce
4 22 (22.92%) OO PHP
5 20 (20.83%) Front End Development
5 20 (20.83%) OOP
6 16 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (16.67%) Open Source
7 6 (6.25%) Data Analysis
7 6 (6.25%) SDLC
7 6 (6.25%) SEO
7 6 (6.25%) Workflow
8 5 (5.21%) Mobile Development
8 5 (5.21%) Software Engineering
9 3 (3.13%) Mobile Commerce
9 3 (3.13%) TDD
9 3 (3.13%) Web Accessibility
9 3 (3.13%) Wireframes
10 2 (2.08%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 72 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 23 (23.96%) SQL
3 10 (10.42%) C#
4 8 (8.33%) Java
5 3 (3.13%) C++
5 3 (3.13%) PHP 5
5 3 (3.13%) PHP 7
5 3 (3.13%) Python
6 2 (2.08%) Perl
6 2 (2.08%) R
7 1 (1.04%) C
7 1 (1.04%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.04%) MySQL Certification
System Software
1 2 (2.08%) Docker
Vendors
1 22 (22.92%) Zend
2 7 (7.29%) Google
3 4 (4.17%) Adobe
4 2 (2.08%) Oracle
5 1 (1.04%) Microsoft
Bournemouth, Dorset
TechNET IT Recruitment Limited
Salary: £27k + 10% Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Christchurch, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
blu digital
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dorchester, Dorset
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £28000 per annum + Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Package
Posted: 14 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
RLA
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Ferndown
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Package
Posted: 14 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Savant Recruitment
Posted: 18 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 8 days ago