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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 14 18 25
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Permanent jobs citing PHP 68 64 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 13.63% 10.21% 9.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.76% 17.63% 16.96%
Number of salaries quoted 66 56 67
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £50,000 £50,000
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
264 363 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 52.91% 57.89% 57.50%
Number of salaries quoted 253 310 384
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £23,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £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 27 January 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 January 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 55 £35,000 +22.80% 19
Bridgwater 0 6 £29,000 -35.55% 1
Clevedon -1 3 £30,000 -8.39% 1
Frome - 2 £42,500 - 1
Street -3 1 £32,500 -1.51%
Somerton - 1 £32,500 -
PHP
South West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 99 (81.82%) CSS
2 98 (80.99%) HTML
3 91 (75.21%) JavaScript
4 79 (65.29%) MySQL
5 49 (40.50%) Git (software)
6 48 (39.67%) OO
7 44 (36.36%) Linux
8 39 (32.23%) Agile Software Development
9 35 (28.93%) jQuery
10 32 (26.45%) LAMP
10 32 (26.45%) OO PHP
11 31 (25.62%) Apache
12 30 (24.79%) MVC
12 30 (24.79%) Zend
13 29 (23.97%) Ajax
14 27 (22.31%) Subversion
14 27 (22.31%) Web Services
15 26 (21.49%) PHP5
16 23 (19.01%) JSON
17 22 (18.18%) HTML5
18 21 (17.36%) Open Source
19 20 (16.53%) Degree
19 20 (16.53%) Internet
20 19 (15.70%) XML
21 18 (14.88%) Web Development
21 18 (14.88%) Software Engineering
22 17 (14.05%) Python
22 17 (14.05%) Sass
23 16 (13.22%) Symfony
23 16 (13.22%) Ruby

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 31 (25.62%) Apache
2 12 (9.92%) Node.js
3 8 (6.61%) CMS
3 8 (6.61%) WordPress
4 6 (4.96%) Drupal
5 4 (3.31%) ColdFusion
6 3 (2.48%) IIS
6 3 (2.48%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.65%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.65%) nginx
7 2 (1.65%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.65%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.83%) lighttpd
Applications
1 7 (5.79%) Photoshop
2 6 (4.96%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.48%) Magento
2 2 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.83%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.83%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (16.53%) Internet
2 1 (0.83%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (65.29%) MySQL
2 12 (9.92%) NoSQL
3 10 (8.26%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.31%) SQLite
4 4 (3.31%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.65%) Redis
5 2 (1.65%) Riak
6 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 49 (40.50%) Git (software)
2 27 (22.31%) Subversion
3 11 (9.09%) PEAR
3 11 (9.09%) PHPUnit
4 9 (7.44%) Bugzilla
4 9 (7.44%) Trac
5 8 (6.61%) Axure RP
6 5 (4.13%) JIRA
7 2 (1.65%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.65%) Grunt
7 2 (1.65%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.83%) WATIR
8 1 (0.83%) Redmine
General
1 6 (4.96%) Advertising
2 4 (3.31%) Marketing
3 3 (2.48%) Games
3 3 (2.48%) Retail
4 2 (1.65%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.83%) Electronics
5 1 (0.83%) Finance
Job Titles
1 109 (90.08%) Developer
2 67 (55.37%) PHP Developer
3 34 (28.10%) Web Developer
4 18 (14.88%) PHP Web Developer
5 15 (12.40%) Front-End Developer
6 13 (10.74%) Software Developer
7 10 (8.26%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 9 (7.44%) Front-End Web Developer
9 8 (6.61%) Senior Developer
10 7 (5.79%) Junior
10 7 (5.79%) Junior Developer
10 7 (5.79%) PHP LAMP Developer
11 5 (4.13%) Junior Web Developer
12 4 (3.31%) Java Developer
12 4 (3.31%) Programmer
12 4 (3.31%) PHP Programmer
12 4 (3.31%) JavaScript Developer
13 3 (2.48%) Linux Engineer
13 3 (2.48%) Junior PHP Developer
13 3 (2.48%) LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (81.82%) CSS
2 98 (80.99%) HTML
3 35 (28.93%) jQuery
4 32 (26.45%) LAMP
5 29 (23.97%) Ajax
6 27 (22.31%) Web Services
7 23 (19.01%) JSON
8 22 (18.18%) HTML5
9 19 (15.70%) XML
10 17 (14.05%) Sass
11 16 (13.22%) Symfony
12 15 (12.40%) REST
12 15 (12.40%) CSS3
13 13 (10.74%) CakePHP
14 11 (9.09%) RESTful
15 9 (7.44%) LESS
15 9 (7.44%) OOCSS
16 8 (6.61%) AngularJS
17 6 (4.96%) Smarty
17 6 (4.96%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.36%) Open Source
2 12 (9.92%) User Experience
3 11 (9.09%) Mobile App
4 10 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.96%) BBC
6 4 (3.31%) Mathematics
6 4 (3.31%) W3C
7 3 (2.48%) Wiki
8 1 (0.83%) Social Network
8 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.83%) IPTV
8 1 (0.83%) Photography
8 1 (0.83%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.83%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.83%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 44 (36.36%) Linux
2 7 (5.79%) Windows
3 4 (3.31%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.31%) Android
4 3 (2.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.65%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (39.67%) OO
2 39 (32.23%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (26.45%) OO PHP
4 30 (24.79%) MVC
5 18 (14.88%) Web Development
5 18 (14.88%) Software Engineering
6 15 (12.40%) Scrum
6 15 (12.40%) TDD
7 13 (10.74%) E-Commerce
8 12 (9.92%) OOP
8 12 (9.92%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (8.26%) Analytics
9 10 (8.26%) Mentoring
10 9 (7.44%) Web Application Development
11 8 (6.61%) Responsive Web Design
11 8 (6.61%) Web Design
12 7 (5.79%) Project Management
13 5 (4.13%) Time Management
13 5 (4.13%) BDD
13 5 (4.13%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 91 (75.21%) JavaScript
2 26 (21.49%) PHP5
3 17 (14.05%) Python
4 16 (13.22%) Ruby
5 15 (12.40%) Perl
6 13 (10.74%) SQL
7 12 (9.92%) Java
8 9 (7.44%) Objective-C
9 4 (3.31%) CFML
10 3 (2.48%) C#
11 2 (1.65%) ECMAScript
11 2 (1.65%) Clojure
11 2 (1.65%) PHP4
12 1 (0.83%) Groovy
12 1 (0.83%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.83%) Golang
12 1 (0.83%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.83%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (16.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.83%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 7 (5.79%) Puppet
2 6 (4.96%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.65%) Vagrant
3 2 (1.65%) Graphite
4 1 (0.83%) cPanel
Vendors
1 30 (24.79%) Zend
2 12 (9.92%) Facebook
2 12 (9.92%) Twitter
2 12 (9.92%) Google
3 6 (4.96%) Adobe
4 4 (3.31%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.48%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.65%) Apple
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