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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 30 19 14
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -5
Permanent jobs citing PHP 49 95 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 7.92% 12.80% 14.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.17% 18.48% 24.86%
Number of salaries quoted 44 92 75
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
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
372 514 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 60.10% 69.27% 56.63%
Number of salaries quoted 315 436 316
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £25,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -16 31 £35,000 +18.64% 5
Poole +6 9 £22,500 -13.46% 1
Ferndown - 2 £22,500 -
Wimborne -4 1 £20,000 -11.11% 1
PHP
South West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 139 (89.10%) HTML
2 135 (86.54%) JavaScript
3 122 (78.21%) CSS
4 108 (69.23%) MySQL
5 98 (62.82%) jQuery
6 84 (53.85%) Drupal
7 73 (46.79%) Web Development
8 69 (44.23%) WordPress
9 61 (39.10%) HTML5
10 60 (38.46%) MVC
11 59 (37.82%) AngularJS
12 56 (35.90%) Magento
12 56 (35.90%) Zend
13 53 (33.97%) Joomla!
14 51 (32.69%) CMS
15 48 (30.77%) CakePHP
16 45 (28.85%) OO
17 41 (26.28%) CSS3
18 38 (24.36%) Responsive Web Design
18 38 (24.36%) OOP
19 36 (23.08%) Linux
19 36 (23.08%) User Experience
20 32 (20.51%) Symfony
21 30 (19.23%) SQL
22 29 (18.59%) C#
23 28 (17.95%) Multimedia
23 28 (17.95%) Laravel
24 27 (17.31%) Ajax
24 27 (17.31%) Apache
24 27 (17.31%) LAMP

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 84 (53.85%) Drupal
2 69 (44.23%) WordPress
3 53 (33.97%) Joomla!
4 51 (32.69%) CMS
5 27 (17.31%) Apache
6 12 (7.69%) Moodle
7 4 (2.56%) Node.js
8 2 (1.28%) SilverStripe
9 1 (0.64%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 10 (6.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 8 (5.13%) Photoshop
3 7 (4.49%) InDesign
4 1 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 56 (35.90%) Magento
2 6 (3.85%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.49%) Cloud Computing
1 7 (4.49%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.56%) SaaS
3 1 (0.64%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.49%) DHCP
1 7 (4.49%) HTTP
1 7 (4.49%) DNS
2 3 (1.92%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (69.23%) MySQL
2 19 (12.18%) SQL Server
2 19 (12.18%) MongoDB
3 17 (10.90%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 21 (13.46%) Git (software)
2 12 (7.69%) Dreamweaver
3 10 (6.41%) Subversion
4 8 (5.13%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.28%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.64%) Selenium
General
1 28 (17.95%) Multimedia
2 13 (8.33%) Publishing
3 9 (5.77%) Marketing
4 7 (4.49%) Finance
5 4 (2.56%) Games
5 4 (2.56%) Retail
6 2 (1.28%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 137 (87.82%) Developer
2 52 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 42 (26.92%) PHP Developer
4 33 (21.15%) Front-End Developer
5 22 (14.10%) Senior Developer
6 19 (12.18%) Junior
7 15 (9.62%) PHP Web Developer
8 12 (7.69%) .NET Developer
8 12 (7.69%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 12 (7.69%) Drupal Developer
9 11 (7.05%) Junior Developer
10 10 (6.41%) OO PHP Developer
10 10 (6.41%) Designer
11 9 (5.77%) PHP LAMP Developer
11 9 (5.77%) C# .NET Developer
11 9 (5.77%) C# Developer
12 8 (5.13%) Magento Developer
13 7 (4.49%) Lead Systems Engineer
13 7 (4.49%) DevOps Engineer
13 7 (4.49%) Junior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (89.10%) HTML
2 122 (78.21%) CSS
3 98 (62.82%) jQuery
4 61 (39.10%) HTML5
5 59 (37.82%) AngularJS
6 48 (30.77%) CakePHP
7 41 (26.28%) CSS3
8 32 (20.51%) Symfony
9 28 (17.95%) Laravel
10 27 (17.31%) Ajax
10 27 (17.31%) LAMP
11 22 (14.10%) .NET
11 22 (14.10%) XHTML
12 14 (8.97%) XML
13 13 (8.33%) ASP.NET
14 9 (5.77%) JSON
15 8 (5.13%) Sass
15 8 (5.13%) Web Services
16 7 (4.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 5 (3.21%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 36 (23.08%) User Experience
2 8 (5.13%) Social Network
3 7 (4.49%) Graphic Design
3 7 (4.49%) Photography
4 5 (3.21%) Social Media
4 5 (3.21%) Digital Media
5 3 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.28%) Web 2.0
6 2 (1.28%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.64%) Clustering
7 1 (0.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 36 (23.08%) Linux
2 8 (5.13%) CentOS
3 7 (4.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (3.85%) UNIX
5 3 (1.92%) Android
5 3 (1.92%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.64%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (46.79%) Web Development
2 60 (38.46%) MVC
3 45 (28.85%) OO
4 38 (24.36%) OOP
4 38 (24.36%) Responsive Web Design
5 23 (14.74%) OO PHP
6 19 (12.18%) E-Commerce
7 15 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (7.69%) Open Source
8 12 (7.69%) Mentoring
9 11 (7.05%) Content Management
10 7 (4.49%) Web Design
10 7 (4.49%) DevOps
11 6 (3.85%) Software Engineering
11 6 (3.85%) Scrum
12 5 (3.21%) SEO
13 4 (2.56%) Business Development
13 4 (2.56%) Mobile Development
14 3 (1.92%) Android Development
14 3 (1.92%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 135 (86.54%) JavaScript
2 30 (19.23%) SQL
3 29 (18.59%) C#
4 20 (12.82%) PHP5
5 11 (7.05%) Java
6 10 (6.41%) C++
6 10 (6.41%) Perl
7 7 (4.49%) Bash Shell
8 5 (3.21%) Python
9 3 (1.92%) Ruby
9 3 (1.92%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.92%) C
10 2 (1.28%) Delphi
11 1 (0.64%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 19 (12.18%) Degree
2 4 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (2.56%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.64%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (4.49%) Puppet
1 7 (4.49%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.64%) Plesk
Vendors
1 56 (35.90%) Zend
2 14 (8.97%) Microsoft
3 11 (7.05%) Adobe
4 8 (5.13%) Facebook
5 7 (4.49%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.56%) Oracle
7 1 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.64%) Google
Poole, Dorset
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bournemouth
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Bournemouth
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Sturminster Newton
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago