The first table below looks at the demand for the PHP Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 54 26 40
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 27 33 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.41% 5.88% 5.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.57% 6.10% 5.07%
Number of salaries quoted 26 30 23
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,114 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Job Titles Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
756 541 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 95.45% 96.43% 99.26%
Number of salaries quoted 684 461 489
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
PHP Developer
South West

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer in the job title across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the Somerset region.

PHP Developer Salary Trend in Somerset

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

PHP Developer Salary Histogram in Somerset

PHP Developer
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Bath -29 15 £32,500 - 4
Bridgwater +1 9 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Frome - 3 £50,000 - 1
PHP Developer
South West

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset region that cited PHP Developer in their job title 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 with PHP Developer in their job title.

1 51 (100.00%) PHP
2 42 (82.35%) MySQL
3 37 (72.55%) JavaScript
4 36 (70.59%) HTML
5 34 (66.67%) Linux
5 34 (66.67%) jQuery
6 33 (64.71%) CSS
7 30 (58.82%) Apache
8 27 (52.94%) XML
9 25 (49.02%) LAMP
9 25 (49.02%) CakePHP
10 24 (47.06%) JSON
11 23 (45.10%) Symfony
11 23 (45.10%) Zend
12 22 (43.14%) Git (software)
12 22 (43.14%) Web Services
13 21 (41.18%) OO
14 19 (37.25%) Internet
14 19 (37.25%) Subversion
15 18 (35.29%) MVC
16 16 (31.37%) XHTML
16 16 (31.37%) SOAP
17 15 (29.41%) Web Development
17 15 (29.41%) Degree
18 14 (27.45%) Zend Framework
18 14 (27.45%) PHP5
18 14 (27.45%) OOP
18 14 (27.45%) Software Engineering
18 14 (27.45%) Ajax
19 13 (25.49%) Agile Software Development

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset region that cited PHP Developer in their job title 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 with PHP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 30 (58.82%) Apache
2 11 (21.57%) Drupal
3 8 (15.69%) CMS
4 2 (3.92%) Moodle
4 2 (3.92%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (37.25%) Internet
2 4 (7.84%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (82.35%) MySQL
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (43.14%) Git (software)
2 19 (37.25%) Subversion
3 10 (19.61%) Bugzilla
3 10 (19.61%) PEAR
3 10 (19.61%) PHPUnit
3 10 (19.61%) Trac
General
1 5 (9.80%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.84%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Advertising
3 1 (1.96%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (70.59%) HTML
2 34 (66.67%) jQuery
3 33 (64.71%) CSS
4 27 (52.94%) XML
5 25 (49.02%) LAMP
5 25 (49.02%) CakePHP
6 24 (47.06%) JSON
7 23 (45.10%) Symfony
8 22 (43.14%) Web Services
9 16 (31.37%) XHTML
9 16 (31.37%) SOAP
10 14 (27.45%) Zend Framework
10 14 (27.45%) Ajax
11 12 (23.53%) XML-RPC
12 5 (9.80%) CodeIgniter
12 5 (9.80%) REST
13 4 (7.84%) CSS3
13 4 (7.84%) HTML5
14 3 (5.88%) Laravel
14 3 (5.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.53%) W3C
1 12 (23.53%) Open Source
2 7 (13.73%) Mobile App
3 4 (7.84%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.96%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.96%) VLE
4 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 34 (66.67%) Linux
2 12 (23.53%) Ubuntu
3 2 (3.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (41.18%) OO
2 18 (35.29%) MVC
3 15 (29.41%) Web Development
4 14 (27.45%) Software Engineering
4 14 (27.45%) OOP
5 13 (25.49%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (23.53%) Risk Management
7 10 (19.61%) Scrum
7 10 (19.61%) Web Application Development
8 7 (13.73%) OO PHP
9 6 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (9.80%) TDD
11 2 (3.92%) E-Commerce
11 2 (3.92%) Waterfall
11 2 (3.92%) Load Balancing
11 2 (3.92%) Unit Testing
12 1 (1.96%) Analytics
12 1 (1.96%) CRM
12 1 (1.96%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 51 (100.00%) PHP
2 37 (72.55%) JavaScript
3 14 (27.45%) PHP5
4 12 (23.53%) Java
4 12 (23.53%) Python
4 12 (23.53%) ECMAScript
4 12 (23.53%) Ruby
5 3 (5.88%) Perl
6 2 (3.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (29.41%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) Postgraduate
2 1 (1.96%) CNA
2 1 (1.96%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (45.10%) Zend
2 1 (1.96%) Twitter
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle
Taunton, Somerset
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + holiday + bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Frome
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £33,000 to £38,000 per annum + Pension, Private Healthcare, 25 da
Posted: 5 days ago