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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 22 28 20
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Permanent jobs citing PHP 52 54 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 8.92% 6.79% 9.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.34% 10.17% 16.51%
Number of salaries quoted 51 52 44
Average salary £35,000 £35,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.70% +8.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £49,750 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
339 531 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 58.15% 66.79% 56.32%
Number of salaries quoted 313 498 286
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +11 26 £35,000 +7.69% 9
Bridgwater +9 9 £35,000 -22.22% 4
Yeovil - 3 £22,000 -
Street +11 2 £42,500 -8.10%
Taunton - 2 £26,500 - 1
Wells - 1 £45,000 -
PHP
South West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 89 (72.95%) HTML
2 88 (72.13%) MySQL
2 88 (72.13%) CSS
3 82 (67.21%) JavaScript
4 58 (47.54%) Linux
5 54 (44.26%) Git (software)
6 51 (41.80%) jQuery
7 40 (32.79%) MVC
8 38 (31.15%) OO
9 35 (28.69%) XML
9 35 (28.69%) Ajax
10 33 (27.05%) JSON
11 31 (25.41%) OOP
12 30 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
13 26 (21.31%) Degree
13 26 (21.31%) Web Development
13 26 (21.31%) Apache
13 26 (21.31%) LAMP
14 25 (20.49%) PHP5
14 25 (20.49%) HTML5
15 23 (18.85%) OO PHP
15 23 (18.85%) Scrum
16 22 (18.03%) Python
16 22 (18.03%) Java
17 21 (17.21%) Perl
17 21 (17.21%) SOAP
17 21 (17.21%) Ruby
17 21 (17.21%) Symfony
18 20 (16.39%) SQL
19 19 (15.57%) REST

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 26 (21.31%) Apache
2 15 (12.30%) Node.js
3 13 (10.66%) WordPress
4 6 (4.92%) ColdFusion
5 3 (2.46%) JBoss
6 2 (1.64%) CMS
7 1 (0.82%) Drupal
7 1 (0.82%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.82%) lighttpd
7 1 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (6.56%) Photoshop
2 4 (3.28%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (2.46%) SOLIDWORKS
3 3 (2.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.10%) SaaS
2 1 (0.82%) MailChimp
2 1 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.11%) Internet
2 4 (3.28%) Unified Communications
3 2 (1.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (72.13%) MySQL
2 10 (8.20%) NoSQL
3 9 (7.38%) MongoDB
3 9 (7.38%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (5.74%) SQLite
4 7 (5.74%) SQL Server
5 6 (4.92%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.46%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 54 (44.26%) Git (software)
2 18 (14.75%) Subversion
3 16 (13.11%) PHPUnit
4 11 (9.02%) PEAR
4 11 (9.02%) Bugzilla
4 11 (9.02%) Trac
5 5 (4.10%) Grunt
6 4 (3.28%) Redmine
7 3 (2.46%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.46%) Mockito
7 3 (2.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (2.46%) EasyMock
7 3 (2.46%) JUnit
7 3 (2.46%) Eclipse
7 3 (2.46%) IntelliJ
7 3 (2.46%) Maven
8 1 (0.82%) JIRA
8 1 (0.82%) Selenium
8 1 (0.82%) Xcode
8 1 (0.82%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (6.56%) Marketing
2 6 (4.92%) Telecoms
2 6 (4.92%) Advertising
3 4 (3.28%) Electronics
3 4 (3.28%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.46%) Retail
5 1 (0.82%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.82%) Games
5 1 (0.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 111 (90.98%) Developer
2 66 (54.10%) PHP Developer
3 24 (19.67%) Web Developer
4 21 (17.21%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 16 (13.11%) Front-End Developer
6 12 (9.84%) Software Developer
6 12 (9.84%) Junior
6 12 (9.84%) Senior Developer
7 11 (9.02%) Junior Developer
8 9 (7.38%) Senior PHP Developer
8 9 (7.38%) Java Developer
9 8 (6.56%) Applications Developer
9 8 (6.56%) Graduate
9 8 (6.56%) Junior PHP Developer
10 7 (5.74%) Graduate PHP Developer
10 7 (5.74%) Graduate Developer
11 6 (4.92%) PHP LAMP Developer
11 6 (4.92%) Front-End Web Developer
12 5 (4.10%) PHP Web Developer
13 4 (3.28%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (72.95%) HTML
2 88 (72.13%) CSS
3 51 (41.80%) jQuery
4 35 (28.69%) XML
4 35 (28.69%) Ajax
5 33 (27.05%) JSON
6 26 (21.31%) LAMP
7 25 (20.49%) HTML5
8 21 (17.21%) SOAP
8 21 (17.21%) Symfony
9 19 (15.57%) REST
10 17 (13.93%) Sass
11 15 (12.30%) AngularJS
11 15 (12.30%) Web Services
12 13 (10.66%) CSS3
13 12 (9.84%) Laravel
14 11 (9.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 10 (8.20%) RESTful
16 9 (7.38%) .NET
17 8 (6.56%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.02%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.20%) User Experience
2 10 (8.20%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.10%) Wiki
3 5 (4.10%) Mathematics
4 3 (2.46%) Arduino
5 2 (1.64%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.64%) BBC
6 1 (0.82%) DTV
6 1 (0.82%) FMCG
6 1 (0.82%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 58 (47.54%) Linux
2 10 (8.20%) Windows
2 10 (8.20%) Android
3 9 (7.38%) Ubuntu
3 9 (7.38%) Apple iOS
4 6 (4.92%) UNIX
5 4 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.82%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (32.79%) MVC
2 38 (31.15%) OO
3 31 (25.41%) OOP
4 30 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (21.31%) Web Development
6 23 (18.85%) OO PHP
6 23 (18.85%) Scrum
7 16 (13.11%) E-Commerce
7 16 (13.11%) Open Source
8 13 (10.66%) TDD
8 13 (10.66%) Software Engineering
9 12 (9.84%) Web Design
9 12 (9.84%) Responsive Web Design
10 11 (9.02%) Web Application Development
11 9 (7.38%) Mentoring
12 8 (6.56%) Project Management
13 7 (5.74%) BDD
14 4 (3.28%) Email Marketing
14 4 (3.28%) Digital Marketing
14 4 (3.28%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 82 (67.21%) JavaScript
2 25 (20.49%) PHP5
3 22 (18.03%) Python
3 22 (18.03%) Java
4 21 (17.21%) Perl
4 21 (17.21%) Ruby
5 20 (16.39%) SQL
6 12 (9.84%) C#
7 11 (9.02%) C
8 10 (8.20%) Bash Shell
9 9 (7.38%) Objective-C
10 8 (6.56%) C++
11 5 (4.10%) CFML
12 3 (2.46%) VB
12 3 (2.46%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.82%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 26 (21.31%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (8.20%) Puppet
2 7 (5.74%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (3.28%) ZABBIX
3 4 (3.28%) Zenoss
4 3 (2.46%) Vagrant
4 3 (2.46%) cPanel
Vendors
1 16 (13.11%) Zend
2 12 (9.84%) Facebook
2 12 (9.84%) Twitter
2 12 (9.84%) Adobe
2 12 (9.84%) Google
3 4 (3.28%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.64%) HP
4 2 (1.64%) IBM
5 1 (0.82%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.82%) Oracle
5 1 (0.82%) SAP
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Limited
Salary: negotiable + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Somerset
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bridgwater, Somerset
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + flexible benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bridgwater, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + negotiable + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
Meanbee
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bath
Three People
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + dep on experience
Posted: 17 days ago
Somerset
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £52000 per annum + pension, healthcare, flexible working, etc
Posted: 20 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Shepton Mallet
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Shepton Mallet
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Somerton, Somerset
British Solar Renewables
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 23 days ago
Somerton, Somerset
British Solar Renewables
Salary: From £20,000 to £38,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 23 days ago
Bath, Somerset (BA2)
Guru Careers
Salary: £13 - 16k + Training & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago