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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 20 9 21
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +12
Permanent jobs citing PHP 77 77 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 12.52% 15.81% 9.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.44% 29.06% 16.08%
Number of salaries quoted 74 75 47
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,400 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
396 265 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 64.39% 54.41% 56.81%
Number of salaries quoted 343 253 291
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 -7 48 £35,000 - 1
Taunton - 10 £26,500 -
Bridgwater -8 2 £37,500 +29.31%
Clevedon +4 1 £45,000 +50.00%
Street -6 1 £60,000 +84.61%
PHP
South West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 73 (57.03%) HTML
2 72 (56.25%) CSS
3 67 (52.34%) MySQL
4 65 (50.78%) SQL Server
5 63 (49.22%) JavaScript
6 57 (44.53%) Git (software)
7 53 (41.41%) OO
8 44 (34.38%) Windows
9 43 (33.59%) Linux
10 42 (32.81%) Degree
11 40 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
12 34 (26.56%) OOP
13 31 (24.22%) Apache
13 31 (24.22%) Subversion
14 30 (23.44%) IIS
14 30 (23.44%) PHPUnit
15 29 (22.66%) Java
16 28 (21.88%) RESTful
17 27 (21.09%) SQL Server 2008
17 27 (21.09%) Microsoft
17 27 (21.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 27 (21.09%) LAMP
18 26 (20.31%) SQL
18 26 (20.31%) HTML5
19 25 (19.53%) Visual Studio
19 25 (19.53%) .NET
20 24 (18.75%) C#
21 22 (17.19%) MCSD
21 22 (17.19%) Microsoft Certification
22 21 (16.41%) Symfony

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (24.22%) Apache
2 30 (23.44%) IIS
3 17 (13.28%) Drupal
4 12 (9.38%) SharePoint
5 9 (7.03%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (3.13%) Node.js
6 4 (3.13%) WordPress
7 3 (2.34%) Apache Solr
7 3 (2.34%) nginx
8 2 (1.56%) ColdFusion
8 2 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.78%) CMS
9 1 (0.78%) Confluence
9 1 (0.78%) JBoss
9 1 (0.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (7.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.78%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.78%) GitHub
1 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.81%) Intranet
2 4 (3.13%) Internet
3 1 (0.78%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.78%) FTP
3 1 (0.78%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (52.34%) MySQL
2 65 (50.78%) SQL Server
3 27 (21.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (21.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (11.72%) NoSQL
5 10 (7.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (5.47%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (2.34%) Redis
8 3 (2.34%) Riak
9 2 (1.56%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.78%) Infinispan
10 1 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 57 (44.53%) Git (software)
2 31 (24.22%) Subversion
3 30 (23.44%) PHPUnit
4 25 (19.53%) Visual Studio
5 17 (13.28%) Bugzilla
5 17 (13.28%) PEAR
5 17 (13.28%) Trac
6 6 (4.69%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.34%) gulp
7 3 (2.34%) JIRA
7 3 (2.34%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.78%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.78%) Selenium
General
1 12 (9.38%) Marketing
2 11 (8.59%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.91%) Advertising
4 4 (3.13%) Local Government
5 2 (1.56%) Electronics
6 1 (0.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 99 (77.34%) Developer
2 60 (46.88%) PHP Developer
3 26 (20.31%) Web Developer
4 21 (16.41%) PHP Web Developer
5 20 (15.63%) Senior Developer
6 19 (14.84%) Applications Developer
6 19 (14.84%) PHP Web Applications Developer
6 19 (14.84%) Web Applications Developer
7 17 (13.28%) Agile Developer
7 17 (13.28%) MySQL Developer
7 17 (13.28%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 17 (13.28%) Team Leader
8 16 (12.50%) Software Developer
9 13 (10.16%) Development Team Leader
10 11 (8.59%) Junior
11 10 (7.81%) Systems Developer
12 9 (7.03%) .NET Developer
12 9 (7.03%) SQL Developer
13 8 (6.25%) Java Engineer
14 7 (5.47%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (57.03%) HTML
2 72 (56.25%) CSS
3 28 (21.88%) RESTful
4 27 (21.09%) LAMP
5 26 (20.31%) HTML5
6 25 (19.53%) .NET
7 21 (16.41%) Ajax
7 21 (16.41%) CSS3
7 21 (16.41%) jQuery
7 21 (16.41%) Symfony
8 18 (14.06%) Web Services
9 17 (13.28%) CakePHP
10 16 (12.50%) XML
11 12 (9.38%) REST
12 11 (8.59%) Hibernate
12 11 (8.59%) Smarty
12 11 (8.59%) Spring
12 11 (8.59%) Twig
12 11 (8.59%) XSLT
13 7 (5.47%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.28%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.38%) Computer Science
2 12 (9.38%) User Experience
3 11 (8.59%) Digital Media
4 3 (2.34%) BBC
4 3 (2.34%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.34%) Wiki
5 2 (1.56%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.56%) iPhone
6 1 (0.78%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 44 (34.38%) Windows
2 43 (33.59%) Linux
3 19 (14.84%) Unix
4 14 (10.94%) Android
5 11 (8.59%) Apple iOS
6 10 (7.81%) Windows Server
7 8 (6.25%) Ubuntu
8 5 (3.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (41.41%) OO
2 40 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (26.56%) OOP
4 21 (16.41%) OO PHP
5 19 (14.84%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (14.84%) Front End Development
6 18 (14.06%) Scrum
7 17 (13.28%) MVC
7 17 (13.28%) Web Application Development
8 15 (11.72%) Open Source
9 11 (8.59%) Digital Marketing
10 9 (7.03%) DevOps
10 9 (7.03%) Mobile Development
11 8 (6.25%) High Availability
11 8 (6.25%) Software Engineering
12 6 (4.69%) Web Development
13 5 (3.91%) Mentoring
13 5 (3.91%) Project Management
13 5 (3.91%) SOA
14 4 (3.13%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 63 (49.22%) JavaScript
2 29 (22.66%) Java
3 26 (20.31%) SQL
4 24 (18.75%) C#
5 17 (13.28%) VB
6 13 (10.16%) PowerShell
7 9 (7.03%) Python
8 5 (3.91%) Perl
9 4 (3.13%) Bash Shell
9 4 (3.13%) Ruby
10 2 (1.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 42 (32.81%) Degree
2 22 (17.19%) MCSD
2 22 (17.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (10.16%) MCSE
4 1 (0.78%) CCNA
4 1 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.78%) RHCE
4 1 (0.78%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (1.56%) Varnish
2 1 (0.78%) Gluster
2 1 (0.78%) iptables
2 1 (0.78%) KVM
Systems Management
1 16 (12.50%) Puppet
2 15 (11.72%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (3.91%) Nagios
4 4 (3.13%) Zenoss
5 3 (2.34%) Graphite
6 1 (0.78%) Check_MK
6 1 (0.78%) Graylog
6 1 (0.78%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 27 (21.09%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.13%) Adobe
2 4 (3.13%) Red Hat
3 3 (2.34%) Zend
4 1 (0.78%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.78%) Cisco
4 1 (0.78%) hybris
4 1 (0.78%) Qualys
4 1 (0.78%) Splunk
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