The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 22 15 30
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +15
Permanent jobs citing PHP 54 70 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 9.38% 12.24% 8.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.07% 21.41% 13.85%
Number of salaries quoted 53 70 52
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,800 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
336 327 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 58.33% 57.17% 61.12%
Number of salaries quoted 294 295 379
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of job ads across the Somerset region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 2 May 2016.

PHP Salary Histogram in Somerset

PHP
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 2 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -19 15 £36,460 +4.17% 5
Street -1 9 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Bridgwater 0 7 £40,000 +25.00% 2
Taunton - 3 £30,000 -
Frome +1 2 £42,500 +10.38%
PHP
South West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for PHP.

1 74 (52.11%) SQL Server
2 66 (46.48%) HTML
3 60 (42.25%) CSS
4 59 (41.55%) MySQL
5 52 (36.62%) JavaScript
5 52 (36.62%) Linux
6 45 (31.69%) Windows
7 44 (30.99%) Apache
7 44 (30.99%) SQL
8 43 (30.28%) Agile Software Development
9 41 (28.87%) Java
9 41 (28.87%) Git (software)
10 39 (27.46%) Degree
11 38 (26.76%) Microsoft
12 37 (26.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 36 (25.35%) OO
14 35 (24.65%) Visual Studio
15 34 (23.94%) .NET
15 34 (23.94%) MCSD
15 34 (23.94%) Unix
15 34 (23.94%) Microsoft Certification
15 34 (23.94%) SQL Server 2008
16 31 (21.83%) PHPUnit
17 29 (20.42%) C#
18 28 (19.72%) IIS
18 28 (19.72%) OOP
19 24 (16.90%) VB
19 24 (16.90%) Drupal
20 22 (15.49%) LAMP
21 21 (14.79%) Software Engineering

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 44 (30.99%) Apache
2 28 (19.72%) IIS
3 24 (16.90%) Drupal
4 15 (10.56%) SharePoint
5 13 (9.15%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (2.82%) Apache Solr
6 4 (2.82%) Commerce Server
6 4 (2.82%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.41%) JBoss
7 2 (1.41%) WordPress
8 1 (0.70%) CMS
8 1 (0.70%) Confluence
8 1 (0.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (7.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.52%) Magento
2 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.70%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.75%) Intranet
2 9 (6.34%) Internet
3 2 (1.41%) SMS
4 1 (0.70%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.70%) FTP
4 1 (0.70%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (52.11%) SQL Server
2 59 (41.55%) MySQL
3 37 (26.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 34 (23.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (9.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (4.23%) NoSQL
7 5 (3.52%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.82%) Couchbase
8 4 (2.82%) DB2
8 4 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.70%) Big Data
11 1 (0.70%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.70%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.70%) Infinispan
11 1 (0.70%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.70%) Redis
Development Applications
1 41 (28.87%) Git (software)
2 35 (24.65%) Visual Studio
3 31 (21.83%) PHPUnit
4 16 (11.27%) Subversion
5 10 (7.04%) JIRA
6 9 (6.34%) Bugzilla
6 9 (6.34%) Jenkins
6 9 (6.34%) PEAR
6 9 (6.34%) Trac
7 4 (2.82%) Selenium
8 3 (2.11%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.11%) Mercurial
8 3 (2.11%) Selenium IDE
8 3 (2.11%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.70%) EasyMock
9 1 (0.70%) Maven
9 1 (0.70%) Mockito
9 1 (0.70%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.70%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (7.75%) Retail
2 10 (7.04%) Marketing
3 8 (5.63%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.82%) Advertising
4 4 (2.82%) Finance
5 3 (2.11%) Local Government
6 1 (0.70%) Back Office
6 1 (0.70%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 84 (59.15%) Developer
2 38 (26.76%) PHP Developer
3 26 (18.31%) Web Developer
4 24 (16.90%) Team Leader
5 23 (16.20%) Senior Developer
6 21 (14.79%) PHP Web Developer
7 20 (14.08%) Development Team Leader
8 19 (13.38%) Applications Developer
8 19 (13.38%) PHP Web Applications Developer
8 19 (13.38%) Web Applications Developer
9 13 (9.15%) Junior
10 12 (8.45%) Systems Developer
11 10 (7.04%) .NET Developer
11 10 (7.04%) SQL Developer
12 9 (6.34%) Agile Developer
12 9 (6.34%) DevOps Engineer
12 9 (6.34%) MySQL Developer
12 9 (6.34%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 9 (6.34%) Technical Leader
13 8 (5.63%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (46.48%) HTML
2 60 (42.25%) CSS
3 34 (23.94%) .NET
4 22 (15.49%) LAMP
5 19 (13.38%) Symfony
6 17 (11.97%) jQuery
7 16 (11.27%) HTML5
8 15 (10.56%) XML
9 14 (9.86%) Web Services
10 13 (9.15%) Laravel
11 12 (8.45%) REST
11 12 (8.45%) RESTful
12 10 (7.04%) Ajax
13 9 (6.34%) CakePHP
13 9 (6.34%) Hibernate
13 9 (6.34%) Spring
14 8 (5.63%) XSLT
15 7 (4.93%) CSS3
16 4 (2.82%) Entity Framework
16 4 (2.82%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.75%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (7.75%) User Experience
2 10 (7.04%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.82%) Digital Media
4 3 (2.11%) e-Learning
4 3 (2.11%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.41%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.41%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 52 (36.62%) Linux
2 45 (31.69%) Windows
3 34 (23.94%) Unix
4 12 (8.45%) Windows Server
5 9 (6.34%) Android
6 8 (5.63%) Apple iOS
7 7 (4.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (4.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (30.28%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (25.35%) OO
3 28 (19.72%) OOP
4 21 (14.79%) Software Engineering
5 17 (11.97%) Scrum
6 16 (11.27%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (10.56%) MVC
8 13 (9.15%) Mobile Development
9 11 (7.75%) Front End Development
9 11 (7.75%) Open Source
10 10 (7.04%) Configuration Management
10 10 (7.04%) DevOps
11 9 (6.34%) Project Management
11 9 (6.34%) Web Application Development
11 9 (6.34%) Web Development
12 8 (5.63%) Digital Marketing
12 8 (5.63%) High Availability
12 8 (5.63%) Mentoring
12 8 (5.63%) TDD
13 7 (4.93%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 52 (36.62%) JavaScript
2 44 (30.99%) SQL
3 41 (28.87%) Java
4 29 (20.42%) C#
5 24 (16.90%) VB
6 19 (13.38%) PowerShell
7 15 (10.56%) Python
8 8 (5.63%) Ruby
9 7 (4.93%) Perl
10 6 (4.23%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 39 (27.46%) Degree
2 34 (23.94%) MCSD
2 34 (23.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (14.08%) MCSE
4 1 (0.70%) CCNA
4 1 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.70%) RHCE
4 1 (0.70%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.11%) QA
2 1 (0.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.70%) Docker
1 1 (0.70%) Gluster
1 1 (0.70%) iptables
1 1 (0.70%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (4.93%) Nagios
1 7 (4.93%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (4.93%) Puppet
2 6 (4.23%) Zenoss
3 1 (0.70%) Ansible
3 1 (0.70%) Check_MK
3 1 (0.70%) Graylog
3 1 (0.70%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 38 (26.76%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.23%) Red Hat
3 5 (3.52%) hybris
4 4 (2.82%) ATG
4 4 (2.82%) Demandware
4 4 (2.82%) IBM
4 4 (2.82%) Oracle
4 4 (2.82%) Venda
5 1 (0.70%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.70%) Cisco
5 1 (0.70%) Infobright
5 1 (0.70%) Qualys
5 1 (0.70%) Splunk
5 1 (0.70%) Zend
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Great Benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + bens
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