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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 7 23 20
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -3
Permanent jobs citing PHP 98 45 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 19.68% 7.87% 11.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.91% 13.89% 18.25%
Number of salaries quoted 96 38 71
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £50,000 £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
289 324 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 58.03% 56.64% 61.79%
Number of salaries quoted 273 274 398
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 February 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 February 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 +27 87 £34,000 -2.85% 9
Bridgwater 0 6 £29,000 -35.55%
Street -1 2 £41,250 +3.12%
Frome - 2 £40,500 -
Clevedon -4 1 £30,000 -8.39% 1
PHP
South West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 125 (82.78%) CSS
2 122 (80.79%) HTML
3 108 (71.52%) JavaScript
4 101 (66.89%) MySQL
5 61 (40.40%) Git (software)
6 53 (35.10%) Linux
7 51 (33.77%) OO
7 51 (33.77%) jQuery
8 50 (33.11%) Agile Software Development
9 40 (26.49%) Ajax
10 39 (25.83%) Apache
10 39 (25.83%) MVC
11 37 (24.50%) PHP5
12 36 (23.84%) OO PHP
12 36 (23.84%) JSON
13 35 (23.18%) LAMP
14 33 (21.85%) Subversion
15 32 (21.19%) Zend
16 31 (20.53%) Degree
17 30 (19.87%) HTML5
18 28 (18.54%) Web Services
18 28 (18.54%) XML
19 26 (17.22%) Web Development
19 26 (17.22%) Software Engineering
19 26 (17.22%) Scrum
20 25 (16.56%) Open Source
20 25 (16.56%) Sass
21 23 (15.23%) Perl
22 22 (14.57%) CSS3
22 22 (14.57%) Symfony

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 39 (25.83%) Apache
2 15 (9.93%) Node.js
3 9 (5.96%) CMS
3 9 (5.96%) WordPress
4 7 (4.64%) ColdFusion
5 5 (3.31%) Drupal
6 4 (2.65%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.99%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.32%) IIS
8 2 (1.32%) nginx
8 2 (1.32%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.66%) lighttpd
Applications
1 8 (5.30%) Photoshop
2 7 (4.64%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.66%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.66%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.66%) Magento
2 1 (0.66%) Shopify
2 1 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.30%) SaaS
2 1 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (13.25%) Internet
2 1 (0.66%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (66.89%) MySQL
2 14 (9.27%) NoSQL
3 12 (7.95%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.65%) SQLite
4 4 (2.65%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (2.65%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.32%) Redis
5 2 (1.32%) Riak
5 2 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 61 (40.40%) Git (software)
2 33 (21.85%) Subversion
3 20 (13.25%) PHPUnit
4 19 (12.58%) PEAR
5 17 (11.26%) Bugzilla
5 17 (11.26%) Trac
6 5 (3.31%) Axure RP
7 4 (2.65%) JIRA
8 2 (1.32%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.32%) Grunt
8 2 (1.32%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.66%) WATIR
9 1 (0.66%) Redmine
General
1 6 (3.97%) Manufacturing
1 6 (3.97%) Advertising
2 3 (1.99%) Games
2 3 (1.99%) Retail
3 2 (1.32%) Marketing
3 2 (1.32%) Electronics
4 1 (0.66%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.66%) Finance
Job Titles
1 140 (92.72%) Developer
2 82 (54.30%) PHP Developer
3 39 (25.83%) Web Developer
4 22 (14.57%) Front-End Developer
5 19 (12.58%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 17 (11.26%) Software Developer
7 16 (10.60%) PHP Web Developer
8 11 (7.28%) Senior Developer
8 11 (7.28%) Front-End Web Developer
9 8 (5.30%) Graduate Developer
9 8 (5.30%) Junior
9 8 (5.30%) Graduate
9 8 (5.30%) Junior Developer
10 7 (4.64%) Applications Developer
10 7 (4.64%) Java Developer
10 7 (4.64%) Graduate PHP Developer
11 6 (3.97%) JavaScript Developer
12 5 (3.31%) Junior Web Developer
12 5 (3.31%) PHP LAMP Developer
13 4 (2.65%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (82.78%) CSS
2 122 (80.79%) HTML
3 51 (33.77%) jQuery
4 40 (26.49%) Ajax
5 36 (23.84%) JSON
6 35 (23.18%) LAMP
7 30 (19.87%) HTML5
8 28 (18.54%) Web Services
8 28 (18.54%) XML
9 25 (16.56%) Sass
10 22 (14.57%) CSS3
10 22 (14.57%) Symfony
11 16 (10.60%) CakePHP
11 16 (10.60%) LESS
12 15 (9.93%) OOCSS
13 14 (9.27%) REST
14 13 (8.61%) RESTful
15 11 (7.28%) AngularJS
16 10 (6.62%) .NET
17 8 (5.30%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 25 (16.56%) Open Source
2 17 (11.26%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (9.27%) User Experience
4 9 (5.96%) Mobile App
5 8 (5.30%) BBC
6 7 (4.64%) Mathematics
6 7 (4.64%) Wiki
7 4 (2.65%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.32%) W3C
9 1 (0.66%) DTV
9 1 (0.66%) IPTV
9 1 (0.66%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.66%) Social Network
9 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.66%) Social Media
9 1 (0.66%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 53 (35.10%) Linux
2 11 (7.28%) Windows
3 6 (3.97%) Android
3 6 (3.97%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.99%) UNIX
5 2 (1.32%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (33.77%) OO
2 50 (33.11%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (25.83%) MVC
4 36 (23.84%) OO PHP
5 26 (17.22%) Scrum
5 26 (17.22%) Software Engineering
5 26 (17.22%) Web Development
6 21 (13.91%) OOP
7 18 (11.92%) TDD
8 17 (11.26%) Web Application Development
9 15 (9.93%) E-Commerce
9 15 (9.93%) Responsive Web Design
10 14 (9.27%) Web Design
10 14 (9.27%) Mentoring
11 9 (5.96%) Project Management
11 9 (5.96%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (4.64%) BDD
13 6 (3.97%) Time Management
13 6 (3.97%) Analytics
14 5 (3.31%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 108 (71.52%) JavaScript
2 37 (24.50%) PHP5
3 23 (15.23%) Perl
4 21 (13.91%) SQL
4 21 (13.91%) Python
5 20 (13.25%) Ruby
6 18 (11.92%) Java
7 10 (6.62%) Objective-C
8 7 (4.64%) CFML
9 6 (3.97%) C
9 6 (3.97%) C#
10 3 (1.99%) C++
10 3 (1.99%) VB
11 2 (1.32%) ECMAScript
11 2 (1.32%) PHP4
11 2 (1.32%) Clojure
12 1 (0.66%) CoffeeScript
12 1 (0.66%) Golang
12 1 (0.66%) Groovy
12 1 (0.66%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 31 (20.53%) Degree
2 1 (0.66%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.66%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 6 (3.97%) Puppet
2 5 (3.31%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.32%) Vagrant
3 2 (1.32%) Graphite
4 1 (0.66%) cPanel
Vendors
1 32 (21.19%) Zend
2 17 (11.26%) Facebook
2 17 (11.26%) Twitter
2 17 (11.26%) Google
3 9 (5.96%) Adobe
4 3 (1.99%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.99%) Red Hat
4 3 (1.99%) SolidWorks
5 2 (1.32%) HP
5 2 (1.32%) IBM
6 1 (0.66%) SAP
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum, Benefits generous benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Clevedon, Avon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum + Pension, Private Healthcare, 25 da
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 16 days ago
Bath
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 20 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
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