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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP 5
Rank 72 46 28
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -18
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 3 15 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.38% 2.74% 6.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.69% 4.76% 11.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 41
Average salary £35,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.33% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
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
437 315 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 55.88% 57.59% 61.54%
Number of salaries quoted 397 275 371
Average salary £35,000 £33,453 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.62% +2.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,600 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 19 September 2014. 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 -24 3 £35,500 +18.33%
PHP5
South West

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 17 (100.00%) PHP
2 15 (88.24%) HTML
3 14 (82.35%) MySQL
3 14 (82.35%) JavaScript
3 14 (82.35%) Linux
3 14 (82.35%) jQuery
4 11 (64.71%) CSS
5 10 (58.82%) Ajax
5 10 (58.82%) Web Application Development
6 9 (52.94%) OOP
7 8 (47.06%) Apache
8 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (41.18%) Bugzilla
8 7 (41.18%) Scrum
8 7 (41.18%) XML
8 7 (41.18%) Trac
8 7 (41.18%) PEAR
8 7 (41.18%) PHPUnit
8 7 (41.18%) JSON
8 7 (41.18%) Symfony
8 7 (41.18%) CakePHP
8 7 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (35.29%) Degree
9 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
9 6 (35.29%) MVC
10 5 (29.41%) Subversion
10 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
11 4 (23.53%) Data Analytics
11 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (23.53%) Computer Science

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 8 (47.06%) Apache
2 3 (17.65%) IIS
3 1 (5.88%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (82.35%) MySQL
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Bugzilla
1 7 (41.18%) PEAR
1 7 (41.18%) PHPUnit
1 7 (41.18%) Trac
2 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
2 5 (29.41%) Subversion
3 1 (5.88%) JIRA
3 1 (5.88%) FishEye
General
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) PHP Developer
3 6 (35.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 5 (29.41%) Web Developer
5 4 (23.53%) Software Developer
6 3 (17.65%) Front-End Developer
6 3 (17.65%) Senior Developer
7 2 (11.76%) Programmer
7 2 (11.76%) Lead Developer
7 2 (11.76%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (11.76%) PHP Programmer
7 2 (11.76%) Senior PHP Developer
7 2 (11.76%) Lead PHP Developer
7 2 (11.76%) Graduate
7 2 (11.76%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 1 (5.88%) Web Team Leader
8 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (88.24%) HTML
2 14 (82.35%) jQuery
3 11 (64.71%) CSS
4 10 (58.82%) Ajax
5 7 (41.18%) JSON
5 7 (41.18%) Symfony
5 7 (41.18%) CakePHP
5 7 (41.18%) XML
6 3 (17.65%) HTML5
6 3 (17.65%) CSS3
6 3 (17.65%) Backbone.js
6 3 (17.65%) Sass
6 3 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (11.76%) REST
7 2 (11.76%) RESTful
7 2 (11.76%) LAMP
7 2 (11.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Open Source
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Web Application Development
2 9 (52.94%) OOP
3 7 (41.18%) Scrum
3 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
4 6 (35.29%) MVC
5 4 (23.53%) OO
5 4 (23.53%) Data Analytics
5 4 (23.53%) Analytics
5 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
8 1 (5.88%) OO PHP
8 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) PHP
2 14 (82.35%) JavaScript
3 3 (17.65%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Twitter
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Atlassian