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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 24 28 14
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -14
Permanent jobs citing PHP 71 75 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 9.97% 8.84% 15.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.36% 13.13% 24.89%
Number of salaries quoted 70 71 108
Average salary £31,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,000 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £38,050 £37,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £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
409 571 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 57.44% 67.33% 61.64%
Number of salaries quoted 319 465 401
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -3 44 £27,500 -15.38% 7
Verwood - 7 £31,500 - 1
Poole +11 5 £35,000 - 1
Ferndown - 2 £23,000 - 1
Wimborne - 1 £20,000 -
PHP
South West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 91 (79.13%) HTML
2 88 (76.52%) MySQL
3 82 (71.30%) JavaScript
3 82 (71.30%) CSS
4 53 (46.09%) jQuery
5 42 (36.52%) LAMP
6 38 (33.04%) SQL
7 36 (31.30%) WordPress
8 35 (30.43%) Linux
9 34 (29.57%) Drupal
10 31 (26.96%) Web Development
11 30 (26.09%) Git (software)
12 29 (25.22%) HTML5
12 29 (25.22%) Magento
13 28 (24.35%) MVC
14 25 (21.74%) Marketing
15 23 (20.00%) AngularJS
16 22 (19.13%) CSS3
17 21 (18.26%) Zend
17 21 (18.26%) .NET
17 21 (18.26%) SQL Server
18 20 (17.39%) PHP5
19 19 (16.52%) CMS
20 18 (15.65%) XML
21 17 (14.78%) C#
21 17 (14.78%) Symfony
21 17 (14.78%) Ajax
22 16 (13.91%) Scrum
22 16 (13.91%) Laravel
23 15 (13.04%) SOAP

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 36 (31.30%) WordPress
2 34 (29.57%) Drupal
3 19 (16.52%) CMS
4 14 (12.17%) Apache
5 13 (11.30%) Joomla!
6 6 (5.22%) Moodle
7 5 (4.35%) MediaWiki
8 4 (3.48%) SharePoint
8 4 (3.48%) SilverStripe
9 2 (1.74%) Umbraco
9 2 (1.74%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (1.74%) Node.js
10 1 (0.87%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 29 (25.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.09%) SaaS
2 1 (0.87%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.74%) Internet
2 1 (0.87%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (76.52%) MySQL
2 21 (18.26%) SQL Server
3 14 (12.17%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.48%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 30 (26.09%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.22%) Dreamweaver
3 4 (3.48%) Subversion
4 3 (2.61%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.87%) Grunt
5 1 (0.87%) gulp
5 1 (0.87%) Behat
5 1 (0.87%) Selenium
General
1 25 (21.74%) Marketing
2 12 (10.43%) Electronics
3 7 (6.09%) Advertising
4 5 (4.35%) Finance
4 5 (4.35%) Retail
4 5 (4.35%) Multimedia
5 4 (3.48%) Games
6 3 (2.61%) Automotive
6 3 (2.61%) Front Office
7 2 (1.74%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 109 (94.78%) Developer
2 59 (51.30%) PHP Developer
3 26 (22.61%) Web Developer
4 13 (11.30%) Junior
5 12 (10.43%) Junior Developer
5 12 (10.43%) PHP Web Developer
6 11 (9.57%) Senior Developer
7 10 (8.70%) Front-End Developer
7 10 (8.70%) .NET Developer
8 8 (6.96%) Magento Developer
8 8 (6.96%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 7 (6.09%) Drupal Developer
10 6 (5.22%) Junior PHP Developer
10 6 (5.22%) Senior PHP Developer
10 6 (5.22%) Applications Developer
11 5 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (4.35%) C# Developer
11 5 (4.35%) SQL Developer
12 4 (3.48%) Database Developer
13 3 (2.61%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (79.13%) HTML
2 82 (71.30%) CSS
3 53 (46.09%) jQuery
4 42 (36.52%) LAMP
5 29 (25.22%) HTML5
6 23 (20.00%) AngularJS
7 22 (19.13%) CSS3
8 21 (18.26%) .NET
9 18 (15.65%) XML
10 17 (14.78%) Symfony
10 17 (14.78%) Ajax
11 16 (13.91%) Laravel
12 15 (13.04%) SOAP
12 15 (13.04%) JSON
13 14 (12.17%) REST
13 14 (12.17%) RESTful
14 9 (7.83%) ASP.NET
15 7 (6.09%) .NET Framework
15 7 (6.09%) CakePHP
16 6 (5.22%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.57%) User Experience
2 4 (3.48%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.61%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.74%) Photography
4 2 (1.74%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.74%) Social Media
5 1 (0.87%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.87%) Clustering
5 1 (0.87%) Blog
5 1 (0.87%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 35 (30.43%) Linux
2 5 (4.35%) UNIX
3 1 (0.87%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.87%) Android
3 1 (0.87%) CentOS
3 1 (0.87%) Windows
3 1 (0.87%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (26.96%) Web Development
2 28 (24.35%) MVC
3 16 (13.91%) Scrum
4 15 (13.04%) OOP
5 12 (10.43%) Logistics
5 12 (10.43%) OO
6 8 (6.96%) OO PHP
7 6 (5.22%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (4.35%) Web Design
9 4 (3.48%) Business Development
9 4 (3.48%) Content Management
9 4 (3.48%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (3.48%) Project Management
9 4 (3.48%) Open Source
10 3 (2.61%) Data Protection
10 3 (2.61%) Unit Testing
10 3 (2.61%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (2.61%) Workflow
10 3 (2.61%) E-Commerce
10 3 (2.61%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 82 (71.30%) JavaScript
2 38 (33.04%) SQL
3 20 (17.39%) PHP5
4 17 (14.78%) C#
5 7 (6.09%) Java
6 5 (4.35%) C++
7 4 (3.48%) C
8 3 (2.61%) Embedded C
8 3 (2.61%) Python
9 2 (1.74%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.87%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.87%) Perl
10 1 (0.87%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 5 (4.35%) Degree
2 4 (3.48%) MCPD
2 4 (3.48%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.61%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.87%) Plesk
Vendors
1 21 (18.26%) Zend
2 9 (7.83%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.48%) Oracle
4 2 (1.74%) EPiServer
4 2 (1.74%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.87%) Tableau
5 1 (0.87%) Sage
5 1 (0.87%) Adobe
Bournemouth, Dorset
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Verwood, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Ferndown, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £47000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Bournemouth
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 25 days ago