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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 51 33 26
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 25 25 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.24% 4.69% 7.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.47% 4.85% 7.47%
Number of salaries quoted 24 22 41
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £35,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.33%
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
721 515 616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 93.39% 96.62% 97.93%
Number of salaries quoted 609 448 586
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 -15 19 £30,000 - 6
Bridgwater +4 4 £45,000 -
Frome - 2 £37,500 -
PHP Developer
South West

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 62 (100.00%) PHP
2 47 (75.81%) MySQL
3 43 (69.35%) HTML
4 40 (64.52%) JavaScript
5 39 (62.90%) CSS
6 37 (59.68%) Linux
7 33 (53.23%) LAMP
8 32 (51.61%) OO
9 29 (46.77%) Apache
9 29 (46.77%) jQuery
10 28 (45.16%) Zend
11 26 (41.94%) Web Services
11 26 (41.94%) XML
12 25 (40.32%) Git (software)
13 24 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
14 23 (37.10%) Internet
15 21 (33.87%) CakePHP
16 20 (32.26%) JSON
16 20 (32.26%) Subversion
17 19 (30.65%) MVC
17 19 (30.65%) Symfony
18 18 (29.03%) XHTML
19 17 (27.42%) Degree
20 16 (25.81%) OO PHP
20 16 (25.81%) SOAP
21 15 (24.19%) Web Development
22 14 (22.58%) Open Source
23 13 (20.97%) W3C
23 13 (20.97%) Ajax
24 12 (19.35%) Software Engineering

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 29 (46.77%) Apache
2 11 (17.74%) Drupal
3 8 (12.90%) CMS
4 2 (3.23%) Moodle
4 2 (3.23%) IIS
5 1 (1.61%) WordPress
5 1 (1.61%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.61%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (37.10%) Internet
2 3 (4.84%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (75.81%) MySQL
2 3 (4.84%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.61%) Redis
4 1 (1.61%) Riak
Development Applications
1 25 (40.32%) Git (software)
2 20 (32.26%) Subversion
3 7 (11.29%) Bugzilla
3 7 (11.29%) Trac
3 7 (11.29%) PEAR
3 7 (11.29%) PHPUnit
4 2 (3.23%) JIRA
5 1 (1.61%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.61%) Grunt
General
1 6 (9.68%) Advertising
2 5 (8.06%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.06%) Finance
3 2 (3.23%) Marketing
4 1 (1.61%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (69.35%) HTML
2 39 (62.90%) CSS
3 33 (53.23%) LAMP
4 29 (46.77%) jQuery
5 26 (41.94%) Web Services
5 26 (41.94%) XML
6 21 (33.87%) CakePHP
7 20 (32.26%) JSON
8 19 (30.65%) Symfony
9 18 (29.03%) XHTML
10 16 (25.81%) SOAP
11 13 (20.97%) Ajax
12 12 (19.35%) Zend Framework
13 11 (17.74%) XML-RPC
14 9 (14.52%) REST
15 6 (9.68%) HTML5
15 6 (9.68%) RESTful
16 4 (6.45%) CSS3
16 4 (6.45%) CodeIgniter
17 3 (4.84%) Smarty
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.58%) Open Source
2 13 (20.97%) W3C
3 12 (19.35%) Mobile App
4 7 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (8.06%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.61%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.61%) VLE
6 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.61%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 37 (59.68%) Linux
2 11 (17.74%) Ubuntu
3 2 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (51.61%) OO
2 24 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (30.65%) MVC
4 16 (25.81%) OO PHP
5 15 (24.19%) Web Development
6 12 (19.35%) Software Engineering
7 11 (17.74%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (17.74%) Risk Management
7 11 (17.74%) OOP
8 10 (16.13%) TDD
9 7 (11.29%) Scrum
9 7 (11.29%) Web Application Development
10 5 (8.06%) Line Management
11 3 (4.84%) E-Commerce
12 2 (3.23%) Mentoring
12 2 (3.23%) Coaching
12 2 (3.23%) Waterfall
12 2 (3.23%) Web Usability
12 2 (3.23%) Load Balancing
12 2 (3.23%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 62 (100.00%) PHP
2 40 (64.52%) JavaScript
3 11 (17.74%) Ruby
3 11 (17.74%) Java
3 11 (17.74%) ECMAScript
3 11 (17.74%) Python
4 10 (16.13%) PHP5
5 2 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (27.42%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) Puppet
2 3 (4.84%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.61%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 28 (45.16%) Zend
2 2 (3.23%) Apple
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle
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