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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 19 19 13
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing PHP 88 65 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 12.87% 9.83% 15.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.86% 16.46% 23.61%
Number of salaries quoted 77 61 101
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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
443 395 449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 64.77% 59.76% 67.32%
Number of salaries quoted 378 341 406
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 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +5 71 £34,000 -5.55% 16
Poole -7 9 £25,000 -23.07%
Wimborne +1 4 £22,500 -25.00%
Wareham - 2 £27,000 -
Weymouth - 1 £25,000 -
PHP
South West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 113 (77.40%) CSS
2 110 (75.34%) JavaScript
3 109 (74.66%) HTML
4 76 (52.05%) MySQL
5 54 (36.99%) HTML5
6 51 (34.93%) WordPress
7 50 (34.25%) jQuery
8 48 (32.88%) SQL
8 48 (32.88%) MVC
8 48 (32.88%) Drupal
9 43 (29.45%) OOP
10 40 (27.40%) AngularJS
11 39 (26.71%) Zend
12 37 (25.34%) CMS
13 36 (24.66%) Git (software)
14 33 (22.60%) OO
14 33 (22.60%) Laravel
15 30 (20.55%) Web Development
15 30 (20.55%) PHP5
16 29 (19.86%) Symfony
17 28 (19.18%) CakePHP
17 28 (19.18%) Magento
17 28 (19.18%) CSS3
18 27 (18.49%) Joomla!
19 26 (17.81%) C#
20 25 (17.12%) Linux
21 22 (15.07%) Agile Software Development
22 21 (14.38%) User Experience
23 20 (13.70%) XML
23 20 (13.70%) E-Commerce

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 51 (34.93%) WordPress
2 48 (32.88%) Drupal
3 37 (25.34%) CMS
4 27 (18.49%) Joomla!
5 13 (8.90%) Apache
6 5 (3.42%) IIS
7 4 (2.74%) Moodle
8 1 (0.68%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 4 (2.74%) Photoshop
1 4 (2.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (2.05%) Adobe Captivate
2 3 (2.05%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.68%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 28 (19.18%) Magento
2 2 (1.37%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.74%) SaaS
2 2 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.42%) FTP
1 5 (3.42%) DNS
2 2 (1.37%) HTTPS
2 2 (1.37%) SSH
2 2 (1.37%) PuTTY
2 2 (1.37%) HTTP
2 2 (1.37%) DHCP
3 1 (0.68%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (52.05%) MySQL
2 17 (11.64%) SQL Server
3 11 (7.53%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (7.53%) MongoDB
4 5 (3.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.42%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 36 (24.66%) Git (software)
2 15 (10.27%) Subversion
3 4 (2.74%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (1.37%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.37%) PHPUnit
5 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (9.59%) Finance
1 14 (9.59%) Multimedia
1 14 (9.59%) Marketing
2 10 (6.85%) Retail
3 8 (5.48%) Banking
4 4 (2.74%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.74%) Spanish Language
5 3 (2.05%) Publishing
6 2 (1.37%) Automotive
6 2 (1.37%) Advertising
6 2 (1.37%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 140 (95.89%) Developer
2 54 (36.99%) PHP Developer
3 47 (32.19%) Web Developer
4 25 (17.12%) Front-End Developer
5 24 (16.44%) Senior Developer
6 13 (8.90%) Senior PHP Developer
7 12 (8.22%) PHP Web Developer
8 9 (6.16%) .NET Developer
9 8 (5.48%) Drupal Developer
10 6 (4.11%) Junior
11 5 (3.42%) C# Developer
11 5 (3.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (3.42%) ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (3.42%) Junior Developer
11 5 (3.42%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (3.42%) Magento Developer
12 4 (2.74%) Junior Web Developer
12 4 (2.74%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 4 (2.74%) Designer
12 4 (2.74%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (77.40%) CSS
2 109 (74.66%) HTML
3 54 (36.99%) HTML5
4 50 (34.25%) jQuery
5 40 (27.40%) AngularJS
6 33 (22.60%) Laravel
7 29 (19.86%) Symfony
8 28 (19.18%) CakePHP
8 28 (19.18%) CSS3
9 20 (13.70%) XML
9 20 (13.70%) LAMP
10 19 (13.01%) .NET
11 14 (9.59%) SOAP
12 12 (8.22%) Ajax
13 11 (7.53%) ASP.NET
14 10 (6.85%) Doctrine
15 9 (6.16%) RESTful
15 9 (6.16%) XHTML
16 7 (4.79%) JSON
17 5 (3.42%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.38%) User Experience
2 6 (4.11%) Social Network
2 6 (4.11%) Open Source
3 4 (2.74%) Digital Media
4 3 (2.05%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.37%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.37%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.37%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.37%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.37%) Web 2.0
6 1 (0.68%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.68%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 25 (17.12%) Linux
2 6 (4.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (4.11%) Windows
3 4 (2.74%) UNIX
3 4 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.05%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (32.88%) MVC
2 43 (29.45%) OOP
3 33 (22.60%) OO
4 30 (20.55%) Web Development
5 22 (15.07%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (13.70%) Scrum
6 20 (13.70%) E-Commerce
7 17 (11.64%) Responsive Web Design
8 12 (8.22%) Content Management
9 10 (6.85%) TDD
9 10 (6.85%) OO PHP
10 9 (6.16%) SEO
11 6 (4.11%) Software Engineering
11 6 (4.11%) B2B
11 6 (4.11%) Data Transformation
12 4 (2.74%) Direct Marketing
13 3 (2.05%) Time Management
13 3 (2.05%) Analytics
13 3 (2.05%) Pay per click
13 3 (2.05%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 110 (75.34%) JavaScript
2 48 (32.88%) SQL
3 30 (20.55%) PHP5
4 26 (17.81%) C#
5 11 (7.53%) VB.NET
6 9 (6.16%) Perl
7 4 (2.74%) Bash Shell
7 4 (2.74%) C++
7 4 (2.74%) Delphi
7 4 (2.74%) Java
8 3 (2.05%) ActionScript
9 2 (1.37%) Korn
9 2 (1.37%) PHP4
10 1 (0.68%) Python
10 1 (0.68%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (8.90%) Degree
2 3 (2.05%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.68%) MCP
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.68%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.37%) NFS
1 2 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.37%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (1.37%) Puppet
1 2 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.68%) cPanel
Vendors
1 39 (26.71%) Zend
2 13 (8.90%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.79%) Adobe
4 6 (4.11%) Facebook
5 5 (3.42%) Oracle
6 3 (2.05%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.37%) Sage
7 2 (1.37%) VMware
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