The table below looks at the statistics for PHP5 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP5 over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP 5
Rank 63 76 42
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -34
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 7 6 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.15% 0.75% 3.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.02% 1.13% 6.35%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 16
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
PHP5
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
346 529 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 56.72% 65.71% 55.46%
Number of salaries quoted 320 497 279
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

PHP5
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP5 Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

PHP5
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Somerset region.

PHP5 Salary Trend in Somerset

PHP5
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP5 within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 5 August 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 +19 7 £40,000 +12.67%
PHP5
South West

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing PHP5 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 PHP5.

1 21 (100.00%) PHP
2 18 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 17 (80.95%) MySQL
4 16 (76.19%) OO
5 13 (61.90%) JSON
6 12 (57.14%) Apache
6 12 (57.14%) Linux
6 12 (57.14%) OOP
7 11 (52.38%) HTML
7 11 (52.38%) CSS
7 11 (52.38%) Ajax
8 10 (47.62%) Symfony
8 10 (47.62%) XML
8 10 (47.62%) OO PHP
9 9 (42.86%) LAMP
10 8 (38.10%) Git (software)
11 7 (33.33%) jQuery
11 7 (33.33%) SQLite
11 7 (33.33%) Google
11 7 (33.33%) Objective-C
11 7 (33.33%) Perl
11 7 (33.33%) Facebook
11 7 (33.33%) Twitter
11 7 (33.33%) REST
11 7 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
12 5 (23.81%) MVC
12 5 (23.81%) Degree
13 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
13 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing PHP5 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 PHP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (57.14%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) lighttpd
2 1 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) HTTP
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (80.95%) MySQL
2 7 (33.33%) SQLite
2 7 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Git (software)
2 4 (19.05%) PEAR
2 4 (19.05%) PHPUnit
2 4 (19.05%) Trac
2 4 (19.05%) Bugzilla
General
1 1 (4.76%) Electronics
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Developer
1 21 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 10 (47.62%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 9 (42.86%) Senior PHP Developer
3 9 (42.86%) Senior Developer
4 7 (33.33%) Junior Developer
4 7 (33.33%) Junior PHP Developer
4 7 (33.33%) Junior
5 6 (28.57%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 2 (9.52%) PHP Web Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Web Applications Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Web Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Applications Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Graduate
7 1 (4.76%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Graduate PHP Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) JSON
2 11 (52.38%) HTML
2 11 (52.38%) CSS
2 11 (52.38%) Ajax
3 10 (47.62%) Symfony
3 10 (47.62%) XML
4 9 (42.86%) LAMP
5 7 (33.33%) jQuery
5 7 (33.33%) REST
6 4 (19.05%) Laravel
6 4 (19.05%) CakePHP
6 4 (19.05%) SOAP
7 2 (9.52%) HTML5
8 1 (4.76%) Memcached
8 1 (4.76%) Sass
8 1 (4.76%) LESS
8 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
8 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (4.76%) Doctrine
8 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) DTV
2 1 (4.76%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) OO
2 12 (57.14%) OOP
3 10 (47.62%) OO PHP
4 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
4 5 (23.81%) MVC
5 4 (19.05%) Scrum
5 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (19.05%) Web Application Development
5 4 (19.05%) Open Source
5 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.52%) Web Development
6 2 (9.52%) BDD
6 2 (9.52%) TDD
7 1 (4.76%) Web Design
7 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
7 1 (4.76%) SEO
7 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (4.76%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) PHP
2 18 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 7 (33.33%) Perl
3 7 (33.33%) Objective-C
4 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.76%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Google
1 7 (33.33%) Facebook
1 7 (33.33%) Twitter
2 2 (9.52%) Zend
3 1 (4.76%) SAP
3 1 (4.76%) Adobe