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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 29 20 23
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Permanent jobs citing PHP 51 78 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 8.46% 11.17% 9.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.36% 17.69% 17.00%
Number of salaries quoted 51 71 58
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £24,550
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £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
332 441 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 55.06% 63.18% 57.40%
Number of salaries quoted 310 392 335
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +13 39 £32,500 +8.33% 10
Bridgwater -2 6 £32,000 -28.88% 1
Clevedon - 3 £45,000 - 1
Yeovil -4 1 £20,000 -13.04%
Frome - 1 £42,500 - 1
Somerton - 1 £32,500 -
PHP
South West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 74 (78.72%) HTML
2 73 (77.66%) CSS
3 68 (72.34%) JavaScript
4 64 (68.09%) MySQL
5 42 (44.68%) OO
6 37 (39.36%) Linux
7 34 (36.17%) Git (software)
8 33 (35.11%) Agile Software Development
9 31 (32.98%) jQuery
10 28 (29.79%) LAMP
11 26 (27.66%) Apache
12 24 (25.53%) Subversion
13 21 (22.34%) XML
13 21 (22.34%) Zend
13 21 (22.34%) OO PHP
14 20 (21.28%) MVC
15 19 (20.21%) Web Development
15 19 (20.21%) Internet
15 19 (20.21%) PHP5
16 18 (19.15%) Web Services
17 17 (18.09%) Python
18 16 (17.02%) Degree
18 16 (17.02%) Ruby
18 16 (17.02%) Ajax
18 16 (17.02%) JSON
19 15 (15.96%) Symfony
19 15 (15.96%) Software Engineering
20 14 (14.89%) CakePHP
20 14 (14.89%) Java
20 14 (14.89%) HTML5

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 26 (27.66%) Apache
2 9 (9.57%) WordPress
3 7 (7.45%) Drupal
4 6 (6.38%) CMS
5 5 (5.32%) Node.js
5 5 (5.32%) IIS
6 3 (3.19%) ColdFusion
6 3 (3.19%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.13%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.13%) nginx
7 2 (2.13%) Apache Solr
7 2 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (5.32%) Photoshop
2 4 (4.26%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Magento
2 2 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.06%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.06%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (20.21%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (68.09%) MySQL
2 11 (11.70%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.70%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.13%) Redis
3 2 (2.13%) Riak
3 2 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.13%) SQLite
3 2 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 34 (36.17%) Git (software)
2 24 (25.53%) Subversion
3 8 (8.51%) PEAR
3 8 (8.51%) Axure RP
4 6 (6.38%) PHPUnit
4 6 (6.38%) Bugzilla
4 6 (6.38%) Trac
5 3 (3.19%) JIRA
6 2 (2.13%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.13%) Grunt
6 2 (2.13%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.06%) WATIR
7 1 (1.06%) Redmine
General
1 8 (8.51%) Advertising
2 6 (6.38%) Marketing
3 3 (3.19%) Retail
3 3 (3.19%) Games
3 3 (3.19%) Finance
4 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.06%) Electronics
4 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.06%) Banking
4 1 (1.06%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 82 (87.23%) Developer
2 52 (55.32%) PHP Developer
3 29 (30.85%) Web Developer
4 19 (20.21%) PHP Web Developer
5 8 (8.51%) Software Developer
5 8 (8.51%) Senior Developer
5 8 (8.51%) Front-End Developer
6 7 (7.45%) Junior
6 7 (7.45%) Junior Developer
7 6 (6.38%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 5 (5.32%) Web Applications Developer
8 5 (5.32%) Junior Web Developer
8 5 (5.32%) LAMP Developer
8 5 (5.32%) Applications Developer
9 4 (4.26%) Programmer
9 4 (4.26%) PHP Programmer
9 4 (4.26%) Front-End Web Developer
9 4 (4.26%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 3 (3.19%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
10 3 (3.19%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (78.72%) HTML
2 73 (77.66%) CSS
3 31 (32.98%) jQuery
4 28 (29.79%) LAMP
5 21 (22.34%) XML
6 18 (19.15%) Web Services
7 16 (17.02%) Ajax
7 16 (17.02%) JSON
8 15 (15.96%) Symfony
9 14 (14.89%) CakePHP
9 14 (14.89%) HTML5
10 13 (13.83%) REST
11 10 (10.64%) Sass
11 10 (10.64%) SOAP
12 9 (9.57%) XHTML
13 8 (8.51%) CSS3
13 8 (8.51%) RESTful
14 7 (7.45%) Zend Framework
15 6 (6.38%) .NET
15 6 (6.38%) Smarty
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.83%) Open Source
2 9 (9.57%) User Experience
3 8 (8.51%) Mobile App
4 7 (7.45%) W3C
4 7 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.19%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.06%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.06%) Wiki
6 1 (1.06%) Mobile Games
6 1 (1.06%) Photography
6 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.06%) Social Media
6 1 (1.06%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.06%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 37 (39.36%) Linux
2 8 (8.51%) Windows
3 5 (5.32%) Ubuntu
4 4 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (44.68%) OO
2 33 (35.11%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (22.34%) OO PHP
4 20 (21.28%) MVC
5 19 (20.21%) Web Development
6 15 (15.96%) Software Engineering
7 12 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (12.77%) TDD
8 11 (11.70%) Scrum
9 10 (10.64%) E-Commerce
9 10 (10.64%) OOP
9 10 (10.64%) Analytics
10 8 (8.51%) Mentoring
11 7 (7.45%) Unit Testing
12 6 (6.38%) Web Application Development
12 6 (6.38%) Project Management
13 5 (5.32%) Risk Management
13 5 (5.32%) BDD
14 4 (4.26%) Responsive Web Design
14 4 (4.26%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (72.34%) JavaScript
2 19 (20.21%) PHP5
3 17 (18.09%) Python
4 16 (17.02%) Ruby
5 14 (14.89%) Java
6 11 (11.70%) SQL
7 9 (9.57%) Perl
8 5 (5.32%) ECMAScript
8 5 (5.32%) Objective-C
9 3 (3.19%) CFML
9 3 (3.19%) C#
10 2 (2.13%) Clojure
11 1 (1.06%) Golang
11 1 (1.06%) PHP4
11 1 (1.06%) Groovy
11 1 (1.06%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.06%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (17.02%) Degree
2 1 (1.06%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.06%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (7.45%) Puppet
2 6 (6.38%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.13%) Vagrant
3 2 (2.13%) Graphite
4 1 (1.06%) cPanel
Vendors
1 21 (22.34%) Zend
2 6 (6.38%) Twitter
3 5 (5.32%) Google
3 5 (5.32%) Facebook
4 4 (4.26%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.26%) Adobe
4 4 (4.26%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.13%) Apple
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Frome, Somerset
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £40-45,000 + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Bath
Eden Lea
Salary: £15,000 - £20,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago
Bath, Avon
Optima Connections
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol, Bath, Chippenham, Bridgwater, Clevedon,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £40-50,000 + Bens
Posted: 18 days ago