The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP 5
Rank 72 42 26
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -16
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 6 18 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.75% 3.20% 7.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.15% 5.77% 12.13%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 41
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,125
% change year-on-year
- +4.41%
Programming Languages Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
524 312 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 65.75% 55.42% 61.01%
Number of salaries quoted 492 276 319
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
PHP5
South West

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 1 August 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 -27 4 £35,500 +1.42% 1
Street - 2 £42,500 -
PHP5
South West

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 23 (100.00%) PHP
2 21 (91.30%) HTML
3 20 (86.96%) JavaScript
3 20 (86.96%) MySQL
3 20 (86.96%) jQuery
4 19 (82.61%) Linux
5 17 (73.91%) CSS
6 15 (65.22%) Ajax
7 14 (60.87%) Web Application Development
8 13 (56.52%) Apache
8 13 (56.52%) OOP
9 11 (47.83%) PHPUnit
9 11 (47.83%) PEAR
9 11 (47.83%) JSON
9 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (47.83%) CakePHP
9 11 (47.83%) Symfony
9 11 (47.83%) XML
9 11 (47.83%) Scrum
9 11 (47.83%) Bugzilla
9 11 (47.83%) Trac
10 10 (43.48%) Degree
10 10 (43.48%) Software Engineering
11 9 (39.13%) Git (software)
12 8 (34.78%) Subversion
13 6 (26.09%) MVC
14 5 (21.74%) HTML5
14 5 (21.74%) CSS3
14 5 (21.74%) Analytics
15 4 (17.39%) Data Analytics

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 13 (56.52%) Apache
2 3 (13.04%) IIS
3 1 (4.35%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (86.96%) MySQL
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (47.83%) PHPUnit
1 11 (47.83%) PEAR
1 11 (47.83%) Bugzilla
1 11 (47.83%) Trac
2 9 (39.13%) Git (software)
3 8 (34.78%) Subversion
4 1 (4.35%) FishEye
4 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (60.87%) PHP Developer
3 12 (52.17%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 8 (34.78%) Software Developer
5 5 (21.74%) Web Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Senior Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Programmer
6 3 (13.04%) Front-End Developer
6 3 (13.04%) PHP Programmer
7 2 (8.70%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Senior PHP Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Lead PHP Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Lead Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Graduate
8 1 (4.35%) Team Leader
8 1 (4.35%) Web Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (91.30%) HTML
2 20 (86.96%) jQuery
3 17 (73.91%) CSS
4 15 (65.22%) Ajax
5 11 (47.83%) JSON
5 11 (47.83%) CakePHP
5 11 (47.83%) Symfony
5 11 (47.83%) XML
6 5 (21.74%) HTML5
6 5 (21.74%) CSS3
7 3 (13.04%) Web Services
7 3 (13.04%) LAMP
7 3 (13.04%) Backbone.js
7 3 (13.04%) RESTful
7 3 (13.04%) Sass
7 3 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (8.70%) REST
9 1 (4.35%) SOAP
9 1 (4.35%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Open Source
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (82.61%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Web Application Development
2 13 (56.52%) OOP
3 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (47.83%) Scrum
4 10 (43.48%) Software Engineering
5 6 (26.09%) MVC
6 5 (21.74%) Analytics
7 4 (17.39%) Data Analytics
7 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (17.39%) OO
8 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
9 2 (8.70%) Load Balancing
10 1 (4.35%) CRM
10 1 (4.35%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) PHP
2 20 (86.96%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.04%) Perl
3 3 (13.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Twitter
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Zend
2 1 (4.35%) Atlassian