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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 17 29 18
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Permanent jobs citing PHP 58 66 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 9.83% 7.89% 10.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.47% 11.72% 17.44%
Number of salaries quoted 58 62 53
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,350 £30,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,250 £49,000
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
332 563 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 56.27% 67.34% 57.43%
Number of salaries quoted 307 513 313
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,129
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
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 7 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 7 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 +9 33 £35,000 +7.69% 6
Bridgwater +9 10 £35,000 -22.22%
Yeovil - 3 £22,000 - 1
Street +11 2 £42,500 -8.10%
Taunton - 2 £26,500 - 5
Wells - 1 £45,000 -
PHP
South West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 7 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.

1 110 (76.39%) CSS
2 109 (75.69%) HTML
3 107 (74.31%) MySQL
4 101 (70.14%) JavaScript
5 67 (46.53%) Linux
6 64 (44.44%) Git (software)
7 60 (41.67%) jQuery
8 48 (33.33%) MVC
8 48 (33.33%) Ajax
9 45 (31.25%) OO
10 42 (29.17%) JSON
11 39 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
11 39 (27.08%) XML
12 37 (25.69%) Apache
13 36 (25.00%) LAMP
14 34 (23.61%) OOP
15 32 (22.22%) Degree
15 32 (22.22%) PHP5
16 28 (19.44%) OO PHP
16 28 (19.44%) Web Development
16 28 (19.44%) Scrum
17 27 (18.75%) Symfony
17 27 (18.75%) HTML5
18 26 (18.06%) Perl
19 23 (15.97%) Zend
19 23 (15.97%) PHPUnit
19 23 (15.97%) Sass
20 22 (15.28%) Ruby
20 22 (15.28%) Python
21 21 (14.58%) Open Source

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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 37 (25.69%) Apache
2 15 (10.42%) Node.js
3 13 (9.03%) WordPress
4 7 (4.86%) ColdFusion
5 5 (3.47%) CMS
6 2 (1.39%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.39%) lighttpd
6 2 (1.39%) JBoss
7 1 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.69%) Drupal
Applications
1 9 (6.25%) Photoshop
2 5 (3.47%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (2.08%) SOLIDWORKS
4 2 (1.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.17%) SaaS
2 1 (0.69%) MailChimp
2 1 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (13.19%) Internet
2 4 (2.78%) Unified Communications
3 3 (2.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (74.31%) MySQL
2 10 (6.94%) Apache Cassandra
2 10 (6.94%) NoSQL
3 8 (5.56%) SQLite
3 8 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 8 (5.56%) MongoDB
4 6 (4.17%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 64 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 23 (15.97%) PHPUnit
3 20 (13.89%) Subversion
4 16 (11.11%) PEAR
4 16 (11.11%) Trac
4 16 (11.11%) Bugzilla
5 5 (3.47%) Grunt
6 4 (2.78%) Redmine
7 3 (2.08%) JIRA
8 2 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.39%) EasyMock
8 2 (1.39%) Maven
8 2 (1.39%) JUnit
8 2 (1.39%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.39%) IntelliJ
8 2 (1.39%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.39%) Mockito
General
1 8 (5.56%) Marketing
2 6 (4.17%) Advertising
3 5 (3.47%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.47%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.78%) Electronics
5 2 (1.39%) Games
5 2 (1.39%) Retail
6 1 (0.69%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 135 (93.75%) Developer
2 82 (56.94%) PHP Developer
3 35 (24.31%) Web Developer
4 26 (18.06%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 20 (13.89%) Front-End Developer
6 18 (12.50%) Software Developer
7 14 (9.72%) Senior Developer
8 12 (8.33%) Junior
9 11 (7.64%) Front-End Web Developer
9 11 (7.64%) Junior Developer
10 10 (6.94%) Graduate
11 9 (6.25%) Senior PHP Developer
11 9 (6.25%) Applications Developer
11 9 (6.25%) Java Developer
11 9 (6.25%) Graduate Developer
12 8 (5.56%) Graduate PHP Developer
12 8 (5.56%) PHP Web Developer
12 8 (5.56%) Junior PHP Developer
12 8 (5.56%) PHP LAMP Developer
13 4 (2.78%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (76.39%) CSS
2 109 (75.69%) HTML
3 60 (41.67%) jQuery
4 48 (33.33%) Ajax
5 42 (29.17%) JSON
6 39 (27.08%) XML
7 36 (25.00%) LAMP
8 27 (18.75%) Symfony
8 27 (18.75%) HTML5
9 23 (15.97%) Sass
10 19 (13.19%) SOAP
10 19 (13.19%) Web Services
11 18 (12.50%) REST
12 15 (10.42%) Laravel
13 14 (9.72%) CSS3
14 13 (9.03%) AngularJS
15 11 (7.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 11 (7.64%) LESS
16 10 (6.94%) OOCSS
16 10 (6.94%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (8.33%) User Experience
3 9 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.86%) Wiki
5 6 (4.17%) Mathematics
6 5 (3.47%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.08%) Arduino
8 2 (1.39%) BBC
9 1 (0.69%) IPTV
9 1 (0.69%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.69%) DTV
9 1 (0.69%) Social Network
9 1 (0.69%) FMCG
9 1 (0.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 67 (46.53%) Linux
2 12 (8.33%) Windows
3 9 (6.25%) Ubuntu
3 9 (6.25%) Android
3 9 (6.25%) Apple iOS
4 6 (4.17%) UNIX
5 4 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.69%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (33.33%) MVC
2 45 (31.25%) OO
3 39 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (23.61%) OOP
5 28 (19.44%) Scrum
5 28 (19.44%) Web Development
5 28 (19.44%) OO PHP
6 21 (14.58%) Open Source
7 18 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 18 (12.50%) E-Commerce
8 16 (11.11%) Web Design
8 16 (11.11%) TDD
8 16 (11.11%) Web Application Development
8 16 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
9 10 (6.94%) Mentoring
10 9 (6.25%) Project Management
11 6 (4.17%) BDD
12 5 (3.47%) DevOps
13 4 (2.78%) Time Management
13 4 (2.78%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 101 (70.14%) JavaScript
2 32 (22.22%) PHP5
3 26 (18.06%) Perl
4 22 (15.28%) Python
4 22 (15.28%) Ruby
5 20 (13.89%) SQL
5 20 (13.89%) Java
6 11 (7.64%) C#
6 11 (7.64%) Objective-C
7 10 (6.94%) Bash Shell
7 10 (6.94%) C
8 8 (5.56%) C++
9 6 (4.17%) CFML
10 3 (2.08%) VB
10 3 (2.08%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.69%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 32 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.69%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 8 (5.56%) Puppet
2 6 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.78%) ZABBIX
3 4 (2.78%) Zenoss
4 3 (2.08%) cPanel
5 2 (1.39%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 23 (15.97%) Zend
2 18 (12.50%) Facebook
2 18 (12.50%) Twitter
3 17 (11.81%) Google
4 13 (9.03%) Adobe
5 4 (2.78%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.39%) HP
6 2 (1.39%) IBM
7 1 (0.69%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.69%) SAP
Somerton, Somerset
British Solar Renewables
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 5 hours ago
Somerton, Somerset
British Solar Renewables
Salary: From £20,000 to £38,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 5 hours ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Bowerford Associates Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
Bowerford Associates Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bath, Somerset (BA2)
Guru Careers
Salary: £13 - 16k + Training & Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Somerset
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Somerset
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + healthcare, cont. pension, etc.
Posted: 5 days ago
Somerton, Somerset
British Solar Renewables
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 14 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 14 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 20 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 20 days ago