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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 26 29 17
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Permanent jobs citing PHP 62 79 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 9.45% 8.77% 13.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.40% 13.21% 24.37%
Number of salaries quoted 62 74 97
Average salary £28,000 £35,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £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
378 598 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 57.62% 66.37% 57.16%
Number of salaries quoted 288 495 375
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 £23,500 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £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 30 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 30 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 -2 39 £27,500 -15.38% 6
Poole +13 5 £32,500 -7.14%
Ferndown - 2 £23,000 - 1
Wimborne - 2 £20,000 -
Verwood - 1 £40,000 - 2
PHP
South West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 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 95 (80.51%) HTML
2 89 (75.42%) MySQL
3 87 (73.73%) JavaScript
4 82 (69.49%) CSS
5 60 (50.85%) jQuery
6 39 (33.05%) Linux
7 38 (32.20%) Drupal
8 37 (31.36%) Web Development
8 37 (31.36%) LAMP
9 35 (29.66%) HTML5
10 34 (28.81%) SQL
11 32 (27.12%) WordPress
12 28 (23.73%) Git (software)
13 27 (22.88%) MVC
14 26 (22.03%) Magento
15 25 (21.19%) Ajax
16 24 (20.34%) PHP5
17 23 (19.49%) CSS3
17 23 (19.49%) AngularJS
18 20 (16.95%) JSON
18 20 (16.95%) Zend
18 20 (16.95%) XML
19 19 (16.10%) SQL Server
19 19 (16.10%) User Experience
20 18 (15.25%) .NET
20 18 (15.25%) Apache
20 18 (15.25%) CMS
21 17 (14.41%) Scrum
21 17 (14.41%) OO
21 17 (14.41%) C#

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 38 (32.20%) Drupal
2 32 (27.12%) WordPress
3 18 (15.25%) Apache
3 18 (15.25%) CMS
4 16 (13.56%) Joomla!
5 9 (7.63%) Moodle
6 5 (4.24%) MediaWiki
7 4 (3.39%) Node.js
8 3 (2.54%) SilverStripe
9 2 (1.69%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (1.69%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.85%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.85%) InDesign
1 1 (0.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 26 (22.03%) Magento
2 1 (0.85%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.24%) SaaS
2 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.54%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.69%) Internet
3 1 (0.85%) DNS
3 1 (0.85%) DHCP
3 1 (0.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (75.42%) MySQL
2 19 (16.10%) SQL Server
3 16 (13.56%) MongoDB
4 5 (4.24%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (4.24%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (3.39%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 28 (23.73%) Git (software)
2 9 (7.63%) Dreamweaver
3 7 (5.93%) Visual Studio
4 6 (5.08%) Subversion
5 1 (0.85%) Selenium
5 1 (0.85%) Behat
General
1 17 (14.41%) Marketing
2 14 (11.86%) Multimedia
3 12 (10.17%) Electronics
4 8 (6.78%) Publishing
5 5 (4.24%) Retail
5 5 (4.24%) Advertising
6 4 (3.39%) Finance
6 4 (3.39%) Games
7 1 (0.85%) Automotive
7 1 (0.85%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 109 (92.37%) Developer
2 59 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 34 (28.81%) Web Developer
4 16 (13.56%) Junior
5 14 (11.86%) Junior Developer
6 12 (10.17%) Senior Developer
6 12 (10.17%) .NET Developer
6 12 (10.17%) PHP Web Developer
7 10 (8.47%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 9 (7.63%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (7.63%) Front-End Developer
8 9 (7.63%) Drupal Developer
8 9 (7.63%) C# Developer
9 7 (5.93%) Senior PHP Developer
10 6 (5.08%) Junior PHP Developer
10 6 (5.08%) Applications Developer
11 4 (3.39%) Database Developer
11 4 (3.39%) .NET Web Developer
11 4 (3.39%) Junior Web Developer
11 4 (3.39%) PHP Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (80.51%) HTML
2 82 (69.49%) CSS
3 60 (50.85%) jQuery
4 37 (31.36%) LAMP
5 35 (29.66%) HTML5
6 25 (21.19%) Ajax
7 23 (19.49%) CSS3
7 23 (19.49%) AngularJS
8 20 (16.95%) XML
8 20 (16.95%) JSON
9 18 (15.25%) .NET
10 16 (13.56%) SOAP
11 15 (12.71%) RESTful
11 15 (12.71%) Laravel
12 14 (11.86%) REST
12 14 (11.86%) Symfony
13 12 (10.17%) XHTML
14 11 (9.32%) CakePHP
15 9 (7.63%) ASP.NET
16 7 (5.93%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.10%) User Experience
2 6 (5.08%) Photography
3 4 (3.39%) Social Media
4 3 (2.54%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.69%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.69%) Social Network
6 1 (0.85%) Clustering
6 1 (0.85%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.85%) Blog
6 1 (0.85%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 39 (33.05%) Linux
2 6 (5.08%) UNIX
3 3 (2.54%) Android
3 3 (2.54%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.69%) CentOS
5 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.85%) Windows
5 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (31.36%) Web Development
2 27 (22.88%) MVC
3 17 (14.41%) OO
3 17 (14.41%) Scrum
4 15 (12.71%) OOP
5 12 (10.17%) OO PHP
5 12 (10.17%) Logistics
6 11 (9.32%) Responsive Web Design
7 7 (5.93%) Open Source
8 6 (5.08%) Web Design
9 5 (4.24%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (4.24%) E-Commerce
9 5 (4.24%) API Development
9 5 (4.24%) Mentoring
10 4 (3.39%) Mobile Development
10 4 (3.39%) Content Management
10 4 (3.39%) Software Engineering
10 4 (3.39%) Business Development
11 3 (2.54%) Project Management
11 3 (2.54%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 87 (73.73%) JavaScript
2 34 (28.81%) SQL
3 24 (20.34%) PHP5
4 17 (14.41%) C#
5 9 (7.63%) C++
5 9 (7.63%) Java
6 5 (4.24%) Python
7 4 (3.39%) Perl
7 4 (3.39%) C
8 2 (1.69%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.85%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.85%) PHP4
9 1 (0.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (6.78%) Degree
2 4 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (3.39%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.54%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.85%) Plesk
1 1 (0.85%) Puppet
1 1 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (16.95%) Zend
2 9 (7.63%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.39%) Oracle
4 2 (1.69%) Adobe
4 2 (1.69%) EPiServer
4 2 (1.69%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.85%) Facebook
5 1 (0.85%) Red Hat
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ferndown, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Verwood, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Verwood, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £40000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago