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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 37 51 46
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 28 28 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 5.08% 3.78% 3.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.42% 3.95% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 28 25 20
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £30,000 £21,350
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +3.17%
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
517 708 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 93.83% 95.55% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 450 624 553
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 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £51,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 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
Bath +18 21 £35,000 +11.11% 2
Street +11 5 £42,500 +13.33%
Bridgwater +9 2 £35,000 -22.22% 1
PHP Developer
South West

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 81 (100.00%) PHP
2 75 (92.59%) MySQL
3 58 (71.60%) CSS
4 56 (69.14%) HTML
5 55 (67.90%) Linux
6 52 (64.20%) JavaScript
7 51 (62.96%) Git (software)
8 45 (55.56%) Ajax
9 37 (45.68%) Apache
10 35 (43.21%) OO
10 35 (43.21%) PHP5
11 34 (41.98%) LAMP
12 33 (40.74%) jQuery
12 33 (40.74%) OO PHP
13 32 (39.51%) JSON
14 30 (37.04%) OOP
15 29 (35.80%) MVC
16 25 (30.86%) Degree
17 22 (27.16%) PHPUnit
17 22 (27.16%) Agile Software Development
18 20 (24.69%) Subversion
18 20 (24.69%) REST
19 19 (23.46%) Scrum
20 18 (22.22%) Symfony
21 17 (20.99%) Web Services
22 16 (19.75%) Perl
22 16 (19.75%) Software Engineering
23 15 (18.52%) PEAR
23 15 (18.52%) XML
23 15 (18.52%) Bugzilla

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 37 (45.68%) Apache
2 4 (4.94%) CMS
3 3 (3.70%) Drupal
4 2 (2.47%) lighttpd
4 2 (2.47%) WordPress
4 2 (2.47%) Node.js
5 1 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (1.23%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.94%) Internet
1 4 (4.94%) Unified Communications
2 3 (3.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (92.59%) MySQL
2 10 (12.35%) SQLite
2 10 (12.35%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (7.41%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.70%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.23%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 51 (62.96%) Git (software)
2 22 (27.16%) PHPUnit
3 20 (24.69%) Subversion
4 15 (18.52%) PEAR
4 15 (18.52%) Bugzilla
4 15 (18.52%) Trac
5 3 (3.70%) JIRA
6 1 (1.23%) Redmine
General
1 5 (6.17%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 3 (3.70%) Marketing
3 2 (2.47%) Advertising
4 1 (1.23%) Games
4 1 (1.23%) Finance
4 1 (1.23%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (71.60%) CSS
2 56 (69.14%) HTML
3 45 (55.56%) Ajax
4 34 (41.98%) LAMP
5 33 (40.74%) jQuery
6 32 (39.51%) JSON
7 20 (24.69%) REST
8 18 (22.22%) Symfony
9 17 (20.99%) Web Services
10 15 (18.52%) XML
11 12 (14.81%) RESTful
12 10 (12.35%) HTML5
12 10 (12.35%) SOAP
13 9 (11.11%) CakePHP
14 8 (9.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 8 (9.88%) Laravel
15 5 (6.17%) CSS3
16 4 (4.94%) Zend Framework
16 4 (4.94%) CodeIgniter
16 4 (4.94%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (12.35%) Open Source
3 7 (8.64%) Computer Science
4 5 (6.17%) User Experience
5 3 (3.70%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.47%) Wiki
6 2 (2.47%) BBC
7 1 (1.23%) DTV
7 1 (1.23%) IPTV
7 1 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.23%) Social Network
7 1 (1.23%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 55 (67.90%) Linux
2 7 (8.64%) Windows
3 6 (7.41%) UNIX
4 2 (2.47%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.23%) Android
5 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (43.21%) OO
2 33 (40.74%) OO PHP
3 30 (37.04%) OOP
4 29 (35.80%) MVC
5 22 (27.16%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (23.46%) Scrum
7 16 (19.75%) Software Engineering
8 15 (18.52%) Web Application Development
9 7 (8.64%) Mentoring
9 7 (8.64%) TDD
9 7 (8.64%) Web Development
10 6 (7.41%) BDD
11 5 (6.17%) E-Commerce
11 5 (6.17%) Time Management
12 4 (4.94%) Unit Testing
12 4 (4.94%) Business Development
13 2 (2.47%) Web Design
13 2 (2.47%) Digital Marketing
13 2 (2.47%) Responsive Web Design
14 1 (1.23%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 81 (100.00%) PHP
2 52 (64.20%) JavaScript
3 35 (43.21%) PHP5
4 16 (19.75%) Perl
5 14 (17.28%) Objective-C
6 7 (8.64%) SQL
7 6 (7.41%) Bash Shell
7 6 (7.41%) C
8 5 (6.17%) Java
9 4 (4.94%) C++
10 2 (2.47%) PHP4
10 2 (2.47%) Ruby
10 2 (2.47%) Python
11 1 (1.23%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 25 (30.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.70%) Puppet
2 1 (1.23%) cPanel
Vendors
1 14 (17.28%) Zend
2 11 (13.58%) Google
2 11 (13.58%) Facebook
2 11 (13.58%) Twitter
3 3 (3.70%) Adobe
4 1 (1.23%) HP
4 1 (1.23%) IBM
4 1 (1.23%) SAP
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