The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 70 54 96
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 219 263 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.64% 4.77% 2.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.79% 5.00% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 206 243 157
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £36,300
UK excluding London average salary £33,250 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+2.30% +4.83%
PHP Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5773 5264 5390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.93% 95.50% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4921 4467 4798
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the South West region.

PHP Developer Salary Trend in the South West

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the South West region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

PHP Developer Salary Histogram in the South West

PHP Developer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
Bristol -37 60 £31,500 -3.07% 12
Somerset +11 37 £33,000 +10.00% 14
Devon +29 36 £29,500 +7.27% 4
Wiltshire +14 27 £36,000 +10.76% 4
Dorset -24 25 £34,000 +13.33% 6
Gloucestershire -27 25 £35,000 - 8
Cornwall -3 4 £27,500 -
PHP Developer
England

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West region that cited PHP Developer in their job title 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 with PHP Developer in their job title.

1 373 (100.00%) PHP
2 287 (76.94%) MySQL
3 283 (75.87%) CSS
4 274 (73.46%) HTML
5 260 (69.71%) JavaScript
6 164 (43.97%) Linux
7 151 (40.48%) OO
8 133 (35.66%) LAMP
8 133 (35.66%) Git (software)
9 118 (31.64%) jQuery
9 118 (31.64%) MVC
10 97 (26.01%) PHP5
11 94 (25.20%) Zend
12 90 (24.13%) Apache
13 89 (23.86%) OOP
14 86 (23.06%) OO PHP
15 80 (21.45%) Agile Software Development
16 76 (20.38%) Symfony
17 72 (19.30%) HTML5
18 57 (15.28%) E-Commerce
19 53 (14.21%) XML
20 52 (13.94%) Drupal
21 51 (13.67%) Subversion
22 50 (13.40%) CMS
22 50 (13.40%) SQL
23 49 (13.14%) Web Development
24 48 (12.87%) Marketing
25 47 (12.60%) Degree
26 43 (11.53%) JSON
26 43 (11.53%) WordPress

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West region that cited PHP Developer in their job title 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 with PHP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 90 (24.13%) Apache
2 52 (13.94%) Drupal
3 50 (13.40%) CMS
4 43 (11.53%) WordPress
5 22 (5.90%) Joomla!
6 20 (5.36%) Umbraco
7 19 (5.09%) ExpressionEngine
8 17 (4.56%) nginx
9 11 (2.95%) Node.js
10 6 (1.61%) Apache Solr
11 4 (1.07%) ColdFusion
12 1 (0.27%) lighttpd
12 1 (0.27%) uWSGI
12 1 (0.27%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (4.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (0.80%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.27%) GIMP
3 1 (0.27%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 38 (10.19%) Magento
2 6 (1.61%) Zen Cart
3 3 (0.80%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.27%) Shopify
4 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (8.85%) Internet
2 4 (1.07%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.07%) DNS
3 1 (0.27%) FTP
3 1 (0.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 287 (76.94%) MySQL
2 14 (3.75%) Relational Database
3 12 (3.22%) SQL Server
4 9 (2.41%) MongoDB
4 9 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (2.14%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.07%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (1.07%) Redis
6 4 (1.07%) SQLite
7 3 (0.80%) MariaDB
8 2 (0.54%) Couchbase
8 2 (0.54%) Riak
9 1 (0.27%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 133 (35.66%) Git (software)
2 51 (13.67%) Subversion
3 19 (5.09%) PHPUnit
4 8 (2.14%) Jenkins
5 7 (1.88%) PEAR
5 7 (1.88%) JIRA
6 6 (1.61%) Bugzilla
6 6 (1.61%) Trac
7 4 (1.07%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.54%) Grunt
9 1 (0.27%) WATIR
9 1 (0.27%) Selenium
9 1 (0.27%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.27%) Behat
9 1 (0.27%) Redmine
9 1 (0.27%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 1 (0.27%) Xdebug
General
1 48 (12.87%) Marketing
2 17 (4.56%) Games
3 11 (2.95%) Advertising
4 10 (2.68%) Finance
5 8 (2.14%) Multimedia
6 5 (1.34%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.07%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.07%) Retail
8 2 (0.54%) Banking
8 2 (0.54%) Automotive
8 2 (0.54%) Legal
8 2 (0.54%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 283 (75.87%) CSS
2 274 (73.46%) HTML
3 133 (35.66%) LAMP
4 118 (31.64%) jQuery
5 76 (20.38%) Symfony
6 72 (19.30%) HTML5
7 53 (14.21%) XML
8 43 (11.53%) JSON
9 42 (11.26%) Web Services
10 40 (10.72%) RESTful
10 40 (10.72%) CSS3
11 38 (10.19%) Ajax
12 36 (9.65%) CakePHP
13 33 (8.85%) Laravel
13 33 (8.85%) XHTML
14 32 (8.58%) AngularJS
15 26 (6.97%) SOAP
16 25 (6.70%) REST
17 17 (4.56%) Zend Framework
18 14 (3.75%) Doctrine
Miscellaneous
1 27 (7.24%) Open Source
2 18 (4.83%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (4.56%) Mobile App
4 11 (2.95%) Semantic Web
5 9 (2.41%) Digital Media
6 8 (2.14%) BBC
7 7 (1.88%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.34%) User Experience
9 4 (1.07%) Replication
9 4 (1.07%) W3C
10 3 (0.80%) iPhone
10 3 (0.80%) New Media
10 3 (0.80%) Web 2.0
11 2 (0.54%) E-Learning
11 2 (0.54%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.54%) Social Media
11 2 (0.54%) Wiki
12 1 (0.27%) Social Network
12 1 (0.27%) Data Protection Act
12 1 (0.27%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 164 (43.97%) Linux
2 26 (6.97%) Windows
3 18 (4.83%) Mac OS X
4 6 (1.61%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.34%) Android
6 3 (0.80%) CentOS
7 2 (0.54%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (40.48%) OO
2 118 (31.64%) MVC
3 89 (23.86%) OOP
4 86 (23.06%) OO PHP
5 80 (21.45%) Agile Software Development
6 57 (15.28%) E-Commerce
7 49 (13.14%) Web Development
8 32 (8.58%) Software Engineering
8 32 (8.58%) TDD
9 29 (7.77%) SEO
10 27 (7.24%) Scrum
11 22 (5.90%) Responsive Web Design
12 19 (5.09%) Web Design
13 16 (4.29%) Time Management
14 14 (3.75%) Unit Testing
15 11 (2.95%) DevOps
15 11 (2.95%) Progressive Enhancement
15 11 (2.95%) Pair Programming
16 10 (2.68%) Project Management
16 10 (2.68%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 373 (100.00%) PHP
2 260 (69.71%) JavaScript
3 97 (26.01%) PHP5
4 50 (13.40%) SQL
5 20 (5.36%) Java
6 17 (4.56%) Ruby
7 10 (2.68%) Objective-C
7 10 (2.68%) Perl
8 8 (2.14%) Bash Shell
9 7 (1.88%) Python
10 5 (1.34%) C#
11 4 (1.07%) PHP4
12 3 (0.80%) C
13 2 (0.54%) ECMAScript
14 1 (0.27%) Groovy
14 1 (0.27%) Golang
14 1 (0.27%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.27%) C++
14 1 (0.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (12.60%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.27%) QA
1 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 9 (2.41%) Puppet
2 6 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.07%) Plesk
4 2 (0.54%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.54%) Graphite
5 1 (0.27%) cPanel
5 1 (0.27%) Webmin
Vendors
1 94 (25.20%) Zend
2 15 (4.02%) Adobe
3 13 (3.49%) Oracle
4 7 (1.88%) Sun
4 7 (1.88%) Google
5 6 (1.61%) Apple
5 6 (1.61%) Facebook
5 6 (1.61%) Twitter
6 2 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.27%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.27%) Sencha
7 1 (0.27%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.27%) Sage
7 1 (0.27%) SAP
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits training and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000-40000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £27,000 to £32,000 per annum negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum + Pension, Private Healthcare, 25 da
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus bens and pension and gym and he
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Shaftesbury, Dorset
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £15,000 to £20,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum plus bens and pension and gym and he
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Somerset
GO Partnership Ltd
Salary: Training + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago