The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 24 22 29
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs citing PHP 47 74 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 8.38% 9.69% 6.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.69% 14.51% 12.08%
Number of salaries quoted 47 70 39
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,450 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
PHP
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Programming Languages Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
320 510 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 57.04% 66.75% 56.51%
Number of salaries quoted 286 467 330
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

PHP
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Somerset region.

PHP Salary Trend in Somerset

PHP
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Somerset

PHP
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 within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 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 +6 36 £35,000 +11.11% 6
Bridgwater +12 5 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Street +4 5 £42,500 - 1
PHP
South West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing PHP also 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 that cited PHP.

1 109 (76.22%) CSS
2 106 (74.13%) HTML
3 103 (72.03%) MySQL
4 101 (70.63%) JavaScript
5 68 (47.55%) Git (software)
6 65 (45.45%) Linux
7 52 (36.36%) jQuery
8 48 (33.57%) OO
9 47 (32.87%) Ajax
10 45 (31.47%) Apache
10 45 (31.47%) MVC
11 42 (29.37%) OO PHP
12 40 (27.97%) JSON
13 39 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
13 39 (27.27%) LAMP
14 36 (25.17%) PHP5
15 34 (23.78%) Perl
15 34 (23.78%) HTML5
16 32 (22.38%) OOP
17 30 (20.98%) Degree
18 29 (20.28%) XML
19 28 (19.58%) Sass
19 28 (19.58%) Scrum
20 26 (18.18%) Open Source
20 26 (18.18%) Subversion
21 25 (17.48%) Web Development
22 24 (16.78%) Google
22 24 (16.78%) Ruby
22 24 (16.78%) Zend
22 24 (16.78%) Web Services

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing PHP also 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 that cited PHP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 45 (31.47%) Apache
2 17 (11.89%) Node.js
3 9 (6.29%) WordPress
4 8 (5.59%) ColdFusion
5 5 (3.50%) CMS
6 2 (1.40%) Drupal
6 2 (1.40%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.40%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.40%) lighttpd
7 1 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 10 (6.99%) Photoshop
2 9 (6.29%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (2.10%) SOLIDWORKS
4 2 (1.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.90%) SaaS
2 1 (0.70%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (12.59%) Internet
2 4 (2.80%) Unified Communications
3 3 (2.10%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (72.03%) MySQL
2 11 (7.69%) SQLite
2 11 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
3 10 (6.99%) NoSQL
4 7 (4.90%) SQL Server
5 6 (4.20%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.80%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 68 (47.55%) Git (software)
2 26 (18.18%) Subversion
3 23 (16.08%) PHPUnit
4 16 (11.19%) Trac
4 16 (11.19%) PEAR
4 16 (11.19%) Bugzilla
5 3 (2.10%) JIRA
6 1 (0.70%) Grunt
6 1 (0.70%) Redmine
General
1 5 (3.50%) Manufacturing
1 5 (3.50%) Advertising
1 5 (3.50%) Telecoms
2 4 (2.80%) Electronics
3 3 (2.10%) Marketing
4 2 (1.40%) Games
4 2 (1.40%) Retail
5 1 (0.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 132 (92.31%) Developer
2 80 (55.94%) PHP Developer
3 31 (21.68%) Web Developer
4 29 (20.28%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 27 (18.88%) Front-End Developer
6 18 (12.59%) Software Developer
7 15 (10.49%) Front-End Web Developer
8 13 (9.09%) Senior Developer
9 11 (7.69%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 10 (6.99%) Graduate
11 9 (6.29%) Graduate Developer
11 9 (6.29%) Junior
11 9 (6.29%) Applications Developer
11 9 (6.29%) Senior PHP Developer
12 8 (5.59%) Junior PHP Developer
12 8 (5.59%) Graduate PHP Developer
12 8 (5.59%) Junior Developer
13 7 (4.90%) Java Developer
13 7 (4.90%) PHP Web Developer
14 6 (4.20%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (76.22%) CSS
2 106 (74.13%) HTML
3 52 (36.36%) jQuery
4 47 (32.87%) Ajax
5 40 (27.97%) JSON
6 39 (27.27%) LAMP
7 34 (23.78%) HTML5
8 29 (20.28%) XML
9 28 (19.58%) Sass
10 24 (16.78%) Web Services
11 21 (14.69%) REST
11 21 (14.69%) CSS3
12 19 (13.29%) Symfony
13 16 (11.19%) LESS
14 15 (10.49%) OOCSS
15 14 (9.79%) AngularJS
16 12 (8.39%) RESTful
17 10 (6.99%) CakePHP
17 10 (6.99%) SOAP
18 9 (6.29%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.99%) User Experience
3 8 (5.59%) BBC
4 7 (4.90%) Mathematics
4 7 (4.90%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.90%) Wiki
5 5 (3.50%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.10%) Arduino
7 1 (0.70%) DTV
7 1 (0.70%) IPTV
7 1 (0.70%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.70%) Social Network
7 1 (0.70%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 65 (45.45%) Linux
2 9 (6.29%) Windows
3 7 (4.90%) Android
3 7 (4.90%) Apple iOS
4 6 (4.20%) Ubuntu
4 6 (4.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (4.20%) UNIX
5 1 (0.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (33.57%) OO
2 45 (31.47%) MVC
3 42 (29.37%) OO PHP
4 39 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (22.38%) OOP
6 28 (19.58%) Scrum
7 26 (18.18%) Open Source
8 25 (17.48%) Web Development
9 18 (12.59%) Software Engineering
9 18 (12.59%) E-Commerce
10 17 (11.89%) TDD
11 16 (11.19%) Web Application Development
12 15 (10.49%) Responsive Web Design
12 15 (10.49%) Web Design
13 8 (5.59%) Mentoring
14 7 (4.90%) DevOps
15 6 (4.20%) BDD
15 6 (4.20%) Project Management
16 5 (3.50%) Time Management
17 4 (2.80%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 101 (70.63%) JavaScript
2 36 (25.17%) PHP5
3 34 (23.78%) Perl
4 24 (16.78%) Python
4 24 (16.78%) Ruby
5 18 (12.59%) Java
6 16 (11.19%) SQL
6 16 (11.19%) Objective-C
7 10 (6.99%) Bash Shell
7 10 (6.99%) C
8 8 (5.59%) C++
9 7 (4.90%) CFML
10 4 (2.80%) C#
11 3 (2.10%) VB
12 2 (1.40%) PHP4
13 1 (0.70%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 30 (20.98%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.70%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 7 (4.90%) Puppet
1 7 (4.90%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.80%) ZABBIX
2 4 (2.80%) Zenoss
3 1 (0.70%) cPanel
Vendors
1 24 (16.78%) Google
1 24 (16.78%) Zend
1 24 (16.78%) Facebook
1 24 (16.78%) Twitter
2 13 (9.09%) Adobe
3 6 (4.20%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.40%) HP
4 2 (1.40%) IBM
5 1 (0.70%) SAP
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