The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 28 19 14
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Permanent jobs citing PHP 54 53 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 6.80% 9.19% 12.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.21% 16.61% 20.12%
Number of salaries quoted 52 44 63
Average salary £35,250 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.46% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £41,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Programming Languages Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
529 319 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 66.62% 55.29% 61.79%
Number of salaries quoted 496 284 319
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,600 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
PHP
South West

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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 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 -18 32 £32,500 - 2
Bridgwater +2 9 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Street -16 8 £46,250 +32.14% 1
Frome - 3 £50,000 - 1
Weston-super-Mare - 1 £30,000 -
PHP
South West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 84 (74.34%) MySQL
2 81 (71.68%) HTML
3 80 (70.80%) JavaScript
4 71 (62.83%) CSS
5 68 (60.18%) jQuery
6 57 (50.44%) Linux
7 48 (42.48%) Apache
8 40 (35.40%) LAMP
9 37 (32.74%) XML
10 32 (28.32%) JSON
11 30 (26.55%) Degree
11 30 (26.55%) Git (software)
11 30 (26.55%) Java
11 30 (26.55%) OO
11 30 (26.55%) Ajax
12 29 (25.66%) Web Services
12 29 (25.66%) Zend
13 27 (23.89%) Web Development
13 27 (23.89%) Internet
14 25 (22.12%) Subversion
14 25 (22.12%) CakePHP
15 23 (20.35%) Symfony
16 22 (19.47%) Drupal
16 22 (19.47%) PHP5
16 22 (19.47%) HTML5
16 22 (19.47%) MVC
16 22 (19.47%) Python
17 21 (18.58%) XHTML
17 21 (18.58%) SOAP
17 21 (18.58%) Ruby

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 48 (42.48%) Apache
2 22 (19.47%) Drupal
3 12 (10.62%) CMS
4 9 (7.96%) IIS
5 8 (7.08%) ColdFusion
6 4 (3.54%) Magnolia
7 3 (2.65%) WordPress
8 2 (1.77%) Node.js
8 2 (1.77%) Moodle
9 1 (0.88%) Confluence
9 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.88%) nginx
9 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.88%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.65%) Trello
2 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.88%) SaaS
2 1 (0.88%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 27 (23.89%) Internet
2 4 (3.54%) VoIP
3 3 (2.65%) DNS
4 2 (1.77%) DHCP
4 2 (1.77%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.77%) Firewall
5 1 (0.88%) Wireless
5 1 (0.88%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.88%) VLAN
5 1 (0.88%) Network Security
5 1 (0.88%) SSL
5 1 (0.88%) SAN
5 1 (0.88%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (74.34%) MySQL
2 12 (10.62%) SQL Server
3 6 (5.31%) MongoDB
4 5 (4.42%) SQLite
5 2 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.77%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 30 (26.55%) Git (software)
2 25 (22.12%) Subversion
3 15 (13.27%) PEAR
3 15 (13.27%) PHPUnit
4 10 (8.85%) Bugzilla
4 10 (8.85%) Trac
5 2 (1.77%) PhoneGap
6 1 (0.88%) FishEye
6 1 (0.88%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.88%) JUnit
6 1 (0.88%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.88%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.88%) Mockito
6 1 (0.88%) Maven
6 1 (0.88%) JIRA
6 1 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.88%) EasyMock
General
1 9 (7.96%) Telecoms
2 6 (5.31%) Advertising
3 4 (3.54%) Finance
4 3 (2.65%) Marketing
5 2 (1.77%) Retail
6 1 (0.88%) Publishing
6 1 (0.88%) Games
6 1 (0.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 97 (85.84%) Developer
2 51 (45.13%) PHP Developer
3 45 (39.82%) Web Developer
4 24 (21.24%) PHP Web Developer
5 20 (17.70%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 14 (12.39%) Front-End Developer
7 12 (10.62%) Software Developer
8 11 (9.73%) Applications Developer
8 11 (9.73%) Web Applications Developer
9 7 (6.19%) Graduate
9 7 (6.19%) Senior PHP Developer
9 7 (6.19%) Senior Developer
9 7 (6.19%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 6 (5.31%) Front-End Web Developer
10 6 (5.31%) LAMP Developer
11 5 (4.42%) PHP Drupal Developer
11 5 (4.42%) Programmer
12 4 (3.54%) Support Engineer
12 4 (3.54%) Lead Developer
12 4 (3.54%) Senior PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (71.68%) HTML
2 71 (62.83%) CSS
3 68 (60.18%) jQuery
4 40 (35.40%) LAMP
5 37 (32.74%) XML
6 32 (28.32%) JSON
7 30 (26.55%) Ajax
8 29 (25.66%) Web Services
9 25 (22.12%) CakePHP
10 23 (20.35%) Symfony
11 22 (19.47%) HTML5
12 21 (18.58%) CSS3
12 21 (18.58%) XHTML
12 21 (18.58%) SOAP
13 14 (12.39%) Zend Framework
14 12 (10.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 12 (10.62%) XML-RPC
15 11 (9.73%) Backbone.js
16 10 (8.85%) Sass
17 7 (6.19%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.16%) Open Source
2 12 (10.62%) W3C
3 10 (8.85%) Computer Science
3 10 (8.85%) Mobile App
4 7 (6.19%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.77%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.88%) Social Media
6 1 (0.88%) Mobile Games
6 1 (0.88%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.88%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 57 (50.44%) Linux
2 12 (10.62%) Ubuntu
3 11 (9.73%) Windows
4 3 (2.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.88%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.88%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.88%) UNIX
6 1 (0.88%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.88%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (26.55%) OO
2 27 (23.89%) Web Development
3 22 (19.47%) MVC
4 19 (16.81%) Scrum
5 18 (15.93%) Web Application Development
6 16 (14.16%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (12.39%) TDD
7 14 (12.39%) Software Engineering
7 14 (12.39%) OOP
8 12 (10.62%) Risk Management
8 12 (10.62%) E-Commerce
9 10 (8.85%) OO PHP
10 9 (7.96%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (7.08%) Waterfall
12 5 (4.42%) Analytics
12 5 (4.42%) Performance Management
13 4 (3.54%) Customer Engagement
13 4 (3.54%) Responsive Web Design
13 4 (3.54%) Data Analytics
13 4 (3.54%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 80 (70.80%) JavaScript
2 30 (26.55%) Java
3 22 (19.47%) Python
3 22 (19.47%) PHP5
4 21 (18.58%) Ruby
5 15 (13.27%) SQL
6 12 (10.62%) ECMAScript
7 10 (8.85%) Perl
8 7 (6.19%) CFML
9 5 (4.42%) C#
10 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (26.55%) Degree
2 2 (1.77%) HND
3 1 (0.88%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.88%) CNA
3 1 (0.88%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.77%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.77%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.88%) XenApp
2 1 (0.88%) vSphere
2 1 (0.88%) Varnish
2 1 (0.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.88%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.88%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.77%) Puppet
2 1 (0.88%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.88%) Nagios
2 1 (0.88%) WSUS
2 1 (0.88%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 29 (25.66%) Zend
2 12 (10.62%) Twitter
3 4 (3.54%) Oracle
4 3 (2.65%) Red Hat
4 3 (2.65%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.77%) VMware
6 1 (0.88%) Adobe
6 1 (0.88%) HP
6 1 (0.88%) Citrix
6 1 (0.88%) Apple
6 1 (0.88%) JBoss
6 1 (0.88%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.88%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.88%) Meru Networks
6 1 (0.88%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.88%) ProCurve
6 1 (0.88%) Facebook
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + holiday + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Frome
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Share Scheme
Posted: 8 days ago
Old Street
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago