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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP 5
Rank 57 53 56
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 16 24 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.65% 3.44% 2.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.82% 5.44% 4.82%
Number of salaries quoted 16 24 16
Average salary £33,750 £28,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.53% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,300 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £33,000 £55,000
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
332 441 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 55.06% 63.18% 57.40%
Number of salaries quoted 310 392 335
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

PHP5 Salary Histogram 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 December 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 +10 14 £33,750 +12.50% 1
Clevedon - 1 £30,000 -
Frome - 1 £42,500 - 1
PHP5
South West

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 19 (100.00%) PHP
2 18 (94.74%) MySQL
3 16 (84.21%) CSS
4 15 (78.95%) HTML
5 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (68.42%) JavaScript
7 12 (63.16%) Linux
7 12 (63.16%) Software Engineering
8 11 (57.89%) OO
8 11 (57.89%) Apache
8 11 (57.89%) Ajax
8 11 (57.89%) JSON
9 10 (52.63%) jQuery
9 10 (52.63%) Git (software)
10 9 (47.37%) CakePHP
10 9 (47.37%) Symfony
11 8 (42.11%) PEAR
11 8 (42.11%) OOP
12 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
12 7 (36.84%) Windows
12 7 (36.84%) Degree
13 6 (31.58%) XML
13 6 (31.58%) Scrum
13 6 (31.58%) Mentoring
13 6 (31.58%) Web Application Development
13 6 (31.58%) PHPUnit
13 6 (31.58%) Trac
13 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (31.58%) Bugzilla
13 6 (31.58%) Subversion

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 11 (57.89%) Apache
2 5 (26.32%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (94.74%) MySQL
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.53%) SQLite
3 2 (10.53%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 10 (52.63%) Git (software)
2 8 (42.11%) PEAR
3 6 (31.58%) PHPUnit
3 6 (31.58%) Trac
3 6 (31.58%) Bugzilla
3 6 (31.58%) Subversion
4 1 (5.26%) WATIR
General
1 1 (5.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (73.68%) PHP Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Senior Developer
4 5 (26.32%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Web Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Software Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Junior
6 2 (10.53%) Lead Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Team Leader
6 2 (10.53%) Junior Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Junior PHP Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Lead PHP Developer
6 2 (10.53%) PHP Web Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior PHP Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Web Team Leader
6 2 (10.53%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Junior PHP Web Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Junior Web Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Web Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) CSS
2 15 (78.95%) HTML
3 11 (57.89%) Ajax
3 11 (57.89%) JSON
4 10 (52.63%) jQuery
5 9 (47.37%) CakePHP
5 9 (47.37%) Symfony
6 6 (31.58%) XML
7 3 (15.79%) LAMP
7 3 (15.79%) REST
8 2 (10.53%) RESTful
8 2 (10.53%) SOAP
8 2 (10.53%) Web Services
9 1 (5.26%) Zend Framework
9 1 (5.26%) Yii
9 1 (5.26%) Grails
9 1 (5.26%) YUI
9 1 (5.26%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Linux
2 7 (36.84%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (63.16%) Software Engineering
3 11 (57.89%) OO
4 8 (42.11%) OOP
5 6 (31.58%) Scrum
5 6 (31.58%) Web Application Development
5 6 (31.58%) Mentoring
6 5 (26.32%) OO PHP
6 5 (26.32%) Unit Testing
6 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (21.05%) Web Development
8 3 (15.79%) BDD
9 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
9 1 (5.26%) MVC
9 1 (5.26%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) PHP
2 13 (68.42%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.79%) Perl
3 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 3 (15.79%) Objective-C
4 1 (5.26%) Ruby
4 1 (5.26%) PHP4
4 1 (5.26%) Groovy
4 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Zend
2 2 (10.53%) Facebook
2 2 (10.53%) Twitter
2 2 (10.53%) Google
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Frome, Somerset
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £40-45,000 + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago