The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 48 53 28
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 25 23 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 4.13% 3.01% 5.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.24% 3.20% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 22 22 26
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +9.23%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
PHP Developer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
589 718 515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 97.19% 93.86% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 485 621 439
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 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
Bath +6 12 £32,500 +4.00%
Bridgwater +7 6 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Yeovil - 3 £22,000 -
Street - 2 £45,000 -
PHP Developer
South West

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 55 (100.00%) PHP
2 49 (89.09%) MySQL
3 46 (83.64%) JavaScript
4 41 (74.55%) HTML
4 41 (74.55%) CSS
4 41 (74.55%) Git (software)
5 38 (69.09%) OO
5 38 (69.09%) Linux
6 25 (45.45%) MVC
7 23 (41.82%) Ajax
7 23 (41.82%) OO PHP
8 22 (40.00%) jQuery
8 22 (40.00%) JSON
8 22 (40.00%) OOP
9 21 (38.18%) HTML5
10 19 (34.55%) REST
11 18 (32.73%) SOAP
12 17 (30.91%) LAMP
13 16 (29.09%) Web Services
13 16 (29.09%) XML
13 16 (29.09%) Open Source
14 15 (27.27%) Web Development
15 14 (25.45%) RESTful
16 13 (23.64%) PHP5
16 13 (23.64%) Subversion
17 12 (21.82%) CSS3
17 12 (21.82%) Sass
18 11 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
18 11 (20.00%) NoSQL
18 11 (20.00%) Puppet

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 10 (18.18%) Apache
2 3 (5.45%) nginx
2 3 (5.45%) Apache Solr
3 2 (3.64%) Node.js
3 2 (3.64%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.82%) lighttpd
4 1 (1.82%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.18%) Internet
2 4 (7.27%) Unified Communications
3 2 (3.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (89.09%) MySQL
2 11 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 7 (12.73%) SQLite
3 7 (12.73%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (10.91%) Relational Database
5 4 (7.27%) MongoDB
6 3 (5.45%) Redis
6 3 (5.45%) Riak
Development Applications
1 41 (74.55%) Git (software)
2 13 (23.64%) Subversion
3 6 (10.91%) PHPUnit
4 4 (7.27%) Redmine
5 3 (5.45%) Jenkins
5 3 (5.45%) gulp
6 2 (3.64%) Trac
6 2 (3.64%) Bugzilla
6 2 (3.64%) PEAR
General
1 10 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 6 (10.91%) Marketing
3 4 (7.27%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (74.55%) HTML
1 41 (74.55%) CSS
2 23 (41.82%) Ajax
3 22 (40.00%) JSON
3 22 (40.00%) jQuery
4 21 (38.18%) HTML5
5 19 (34.55%) REST
6 18 (32.73%) SOAP
7 17 (30.91%) LAMP
8 16 (29.09%) Web Services
8 16 (29.09%) XML
9 14 (25.45%) RESTful
10 12 (21.82%) CSS3
10 12 (21.82%) Sass
11 11 (20.00%) Smarty
11 11 (20.00%) Symfony
12 10 (18.18%) XHTML
13 8 (14.55%) Laravel
14 7 (12.73%) XML-RPC
15 5 (9.09%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Digital Media
2 5 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.27%) Wiki
4 3 (5.45%) User Experience
5 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.64%) iPhone
5 2 (3.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 38 (69.09%) Linux
2 7 (12.73%) Ubuntu
2 7 (12.73%) Android
3 5 (9.09%) Apple iOS
3 5 (9.09%) UNIX
4 4 (7.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (69.09%) OO
2 25 (45.45%) MVC
3 23 (41.82%) OO PHP
4 22 (40.00%) OOP
5 16 (29.09%) Open Source
6 15 (27.27%) Web Development
7 9 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (10.91%) Scrum
9 4 (7.27%) Email Marketing
9 4 (7.27%) BDD
9 4 (7.27%) Unit Testing
9 4 (7.27%) TDD
9 4 (7.27%) Project Management
9 4 (7.27%) E-Commerce
10 3 (5.45%) SOA
10 3 (5.45%) Pair Programming
10 3 (5.45%) DevOps
10 3 (5.45%) Software Delivery
11 2 (3.64%) Software Engineering
11 2 (3.64%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 55 (100.00%) PHP
2 46 (83.64%) JavaScript
3 13 (23.64%) PHP5
4 10 (18.18%) Python
4 10 (18.18%) Ruby
5 8 (14.55%) Perl
6 7 (12.73%) Objective-C
7 6 (10.91%) Java
8 5 (9.09%) Bash Shell
9 4 (7.27%) C++
10 3 (5.45%) C
10 3 (5.45%) C#
11 1 (1.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 11 (20.00%) Puppet
1 11 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (5.45%) cPanel
2 3 (5.45%) Graphite
2 3 (5.45%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 7 (12.73%) Adobe
1 7 (12.73%) Google
1 7 (12.73%) Facebook
1 7 (12.73%) Twitter
2 6 (10.91%) Zend
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Limited
Salary: negotiable + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + negotiable + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago