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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 27 50 48
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 42 24 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 7.57% 3.61% 3.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.03% 3.78% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 41 21 20
Average salary £33,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,875 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+4.23% +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
523 635 660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 94.23% 95.63% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 451 544 604
Average salary £35,000 £36,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +23 36 £32,500 +8.33% 6
Street -1 4 £52,500 +40.00%
Clevedon - 1 £30,000 -
Frome - 1 £38,500 -
PHP Developer
South West

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 75 (100.00%) PHP
2 70 (93.33%) MySQL
3 57 (76.00%) CSS
4 55 (73.33%) HTML
5 48 (64.00%) Linux
6 47 (62.67%) JavaScript
7 44 (58.67%) Git (software)
8 37 (49.33%) Ajax
9 36 (48.00%) jQuery
10 33 (44.00%) Apache
11 31 (41.33%) PHP5
12 29 (38.67%) OO
12 29 (38.67%) LAMP
13 27 (36.00%) JSON
14 26 (34.67%) MVC
15 24 (32.00%) Degree
15 24 (32.00%) OO PHP
16 23 (30.67%) Agile Software Development
17 22 (29.33%) OOP
18 20 (26.67%) Subversion
18 20 (26.67%) PHPUnit
19 19 (25.33%) Software Engineering
20 18 (24.00%) Symfony
20 18 (24.00%) Web Services
21 17 (22.67%) Scrum
21 17 (22.67%) Zend
22 16 (21.33%) PEAR
23 15 (20.00%) Bugzilla
23 15 (20.00%) Web Application Development
23 15 (20.00%) Trac

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 33 (44.00%) Apache
2 4 (5.33%) CMS
3 3 (4.00%) Drupal
3 3 (4.00%) WordPress
4 2 (2.67%) lighttpd
4 2 (2.67%) Node.js
5 1 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.33%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.33%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.33%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (1.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.33%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.33%) Magento
1 1 (1.33%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.00%) Internet
2 2 (2.67%) Unified Communications
2 2 (2.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (93.33%) MySQL
2 6 (8.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.67%) SQLite
3 5 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (4.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.33%) Redis
5 1 (1.33%) Riak
5 1 (1.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 44 (58.67%) Git (software)
2 20 (26.67%) Subversion
2 20 (26.67%) PHPUnit
3 16 (21.33%) PEAR
4 15 (20.00%) Trac
4 15 (20.00%) Bugzilla
5 3 (4.00%) JIRA
6 1 (1.33%) WATIR
6 1 (1.33%) Grunt
6 1 (1.33%) Redmine
6 1 (1.33%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (4.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (4.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (4.00%) Marketing
2 2 (2.67%) Electronics
2 2 (2.67%) Advertising
3 1 (1.33%) Games
3 1 (1.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (76.00%) CSS
2 55 (73.33%) HTML
3 37 (49.33%) Ajax
4 36 (48.00%) jQuery
5 29 (38.67%) LAMP
6 27 (36.00%) JSON
7 18 (24.00%) Symfony
7 18 (24.00%) Web Services
8 13 (17.33%) RESTful
9 12 (16.00%) REST
9 12 (16.00%) CakePHP
10 11 (14.67%) XML
11 7 (9.33%) HTML5
11 7 (9.33%) Laravel
11 7 (9.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (8.00%) SOAP
12 6 (8.00%) Zend Framework
13 5 (6.67%) AngularJS
14 4 (5.33%) CSS3
14 4 (5.33%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.33%) Open Source
3 6 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.00%) User Experience
4 3 (4.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.67%) Wiki
5 2 (2.67%) BBC
6 1 (1.33%) IPTV
6 1 (1.33%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.33%) W3C
6 1 (1.33%) DTV
6 1 (1.33%) Social Network
6 1 (1.33%) Social Media
6 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 48 (64.00%) Linux
2 8 (10.67%) Windows
3 5 (6.67%) UNIX
4 1 (1.33%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.33%) Android
4 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (38.67%) OO
2 26 (34.67%) MVC
3 24 (32.00%) OO PHP
4 23 (30.67%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (29.33%) OOP
6 19 (25.33%) Software Engineering
7 17 (22.67%) Scrum
8 15 (20.00%) Web Application Development
9 7 (9.33%) Mentoring
10 6 (8.00%) Web Development
11 5 (6.67%) Time Management
11 5 (6.67%) TDD
12 4 (5.33%) E-Commerce
12 4 (5.33%) BDD
12 4 (5.33%) Business Development
13 2 (2.67%) Digital Marketing
13 2 (2.67%) Unit Testing
13 2 (2.67%) Responsive Web Design
13 2 (2.67%) DevOps
13 2 (2.67%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 75 (100.00%) PHP
2 47 (62.67%) JavaScript
3 31 (41.33%) PHP5
4 10 (13.33%) Perl
5 9 (12.00%) SQL
5 9 (12.00%) Objective-C
6 6 (8.00%) Java
7 5 (6.67%) C
8 4 (5.33%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.67%) Ruby
9 2 (2.67%) PHP4
9 2 (2.67%) C++
10 1 (1.33%) Python
10 1 (1.33%) ECMAScript
10 1 (1.33%) Groovy
10 1 (1.33%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (1.33%) Golang
Qualifications
1 24 (32.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (4.00%) Puppet
1 3 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.33%) cPanel
2 1 (1.33%) Graphite
2 1 (1.33%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 17 (22.67%) Zend
2 6 (8.00%) Facebook
2 6 (8.00%) Twitter
2 6 (8.00%) Google
3 1 (1.33%) SAP
3 1 (1.33%) IBM
3 1 (1.33%) Adobe
3 1 (1.33%) HP
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