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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Developer
Rank 63 30 49
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 9 43 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.55% 7.57% 4.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.57% 7.72% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 9 43 25
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
572 557 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 98.45% 98.06% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 502 474 560
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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 -19 5 £32,500 -2.98% 2
Street -8 2 £55,000 +4.76%
Frome 0 1 £35,000 -9.09%
Taunton - 1 £40,000 -
PHP Developer
South West

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 38 (100.00%) PHP
2 32 (84.21%) MySQL
2 32 (84.21%) Git (software)
3 30 (78.95%) JavaScript
4 28 (73.68%) HTML
5 27 (71.05%) CSS
6 26 (68.42%) OO
7 24 (63.16%) PHPUnit
8 23 (60.53%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (55.26%) OOP
10 20 (52.63%) SQL Server
11 15 (39.47%) Subversion
12 14 (36.84%) Symfony
13 10 (26.32%) jQuery
13 10 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
13 10 (26.32%) Ajax
13 10 (26.32%) Degree
13 10 (26.32%) Scrum
13 10 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (23.68%) Web Application Development
14 9 (23.68%) Trac
14 9 (23.68%) Bugzilla
14 9 (23.68%) LAMP
14 9 (23.68%) IIS
14 9 (23.68%) Web Services
14 9 (23.68%) Windows
14 9 (23.68%) PEAR
14 9 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (23.68%) CakePHP
15 7 (18.42%) Linux

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 9 (23.68%) IIS
2 1 (2.63%) CMS
2 1 (2.63%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Internet
1 1 (2.63%) SMS
1 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (84.21%) MySQL
2 20 (52.63%) SQL Server
3 10 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (10.53%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 32 (84.21%) Git (software)
2 24 (63.16%) PHPUnit
3 15 (39.47%) Subversion
4 9 (23.68%) Bugzilla
4 9 (23.68%) PEAR
4 9 (23.68%) Trac
5 4 (10.53%) Jenkins
6 3 (7.89%) Mercurial
7 1 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 5 (13.16%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Advertising
3 1 (2.63%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (73.68%) HTML
2 27 (71.05%) CSS
3 14 (36.84%) Symfony
4 10 (26.32%) Ajax
4 10 (26.32%) jQuery
5 9 (23.68%) CakePHP
5 9 (23.68%) LAMP
5 9 (23.68%) Web Services
6 4 (10.53%) CSS3
6 4 (10.53%) HTML5
6 4 (10.53%) RESTful
7 3 (7.89%) REST
7 3 (7.89%) Silex
8 2 (5.26%) Laravel
9 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.63%) Django
9 1 (2.63%) JSON
9 1 (2.63%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.53%) Digital Media
3 3 (7.89%) e-Learning
3 3 (7.89%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.26%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.63%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Windows
2 7 (18.42%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (68.42%) OO
2 23 (60.53%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (55.26%) OOP
4 10 (26.32%) Scrum
5 9 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (23.68%) Web Application Development
6 6 (15.79%) MVC
7 5 (13.16%) Front End Development
7 5 (13.16%) OO PHP
8 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
8 4 (10.53%) Open Source
8 4 (10.53%) Project Management
9 3 (7.89%) Coaching
9 3 (7.89%) Logistics
9 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
9 3 (7.89%) Waterfall
9 3 (7.89%) Web Development
10 1 (2.63%) BDD
10 1 (2.63%) Issue Tracking
10 1 (2.63%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) PHP
2 30 (78.95%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.53%) SQL
4 1 (2.63%) Java
4 1 (2.63%) Python
4 1 (2.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) Degree
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