The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had PHP Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Developer
Rank 91 117 80
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 171 136 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.31% 2.38% 3.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.41% 2.45% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 157 132 180
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
5011 5544 6344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.07% 97.01% 97.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4216 4686 5281
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured PHP Developer in the job title.

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 8 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the South West region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +33 57 £41,000 +13.10% 6
Bristol +19 30 £32,500 -7.14% 8
Dorset +10 30 £35,000 - 7
Somerset +1 28 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Devon +8 17 £34,000 -15.00% 5
Wiltshire +18 8 £37,000 +2.77% 2
Cornwall -9 1 - -
PHP Developer
England

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, PHP Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 341 (100.00%) PHP
2 246 (72.14%) HTML
3 241 (70.67%) JavaScript
3 241 (70.67%) CSS
4 207 (60.70%) MySQL
5 177 (51.91%) jQuery
6 137 (40.18%) Web Development
7 133 (39.00%) MVC
8 107 (31.38%) Linux
8 107 (31.38%) Git (software)
9 96 (28.15%) Zend
10 94 (27.57%) Laravel
11 93 (27.27%) OO
12 92 (26.98%) Agile Software Development
13 85 (24.93%) LAMP
14 73 (21.41%) OOP
15 69 (20.23%) Drupal
16 67 (19.65%) OO PHP
17 62 (18.18%) HTML5
17 62 (18.18%) XML
18 61 (17.89%) E-Commerce
19 59 (17.30%) JSON
19 59 (17.30%) WordPress
20 58 (17.01%) Web Services
21 47 (13.78%) Magento
21 47 (13.78%) Sass
22 45 (13.20%) AngularJS
23 44 (12.90%) CSS3
24 43 (12.61%) Apache
24 43 (12.61%) SOAP

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 69 (20.23%) Drupal
2 59 (17.30%) WordPress
3 43 (12.61%) Apache
4 24 (7.04%) CMS
5 20 (5.87%) Confluence
6 10 (2.93%) PrestaShop
7 6 (1.76%) Joomla!
7 6 (1.76%) Moodle
8 4 (1.17%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (1.17%) IIS
9 2 (0.59%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.29%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 11 (3.23%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 47 (13.78%) Magento
2 5 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.59%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.11%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (3.81%) GitHub
3 4 (1.17%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 3 (0.88%) Dropbox
4 3 (0.88%) PaaS
5 1 (0.29%) IaaS
5 1 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.93%) Intranet
2 7 (2.05%) Internet
3 4 (1.17%) HTTP
4 3 (0.88%) Network Security
4 3 (0.88%) NFC
4 3 (0.88%) Skype
5 1 (0.29%) DNS
5 1 (0.29%) Firewall
5 1 (0.29%) FTP
5 1 (0.29%) SSH
5 1 (0.29%) SSL
5 1 (0.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 207 (60.70%) MySQL
2 24 (7.04%) Relational Database
3 18 (5.28%) MongoDB
4 12 (3.52%) SQL Server
5 9 (2.64%) NoSQL
6 5 (1.47%) Redis
7 1 (0.29%) Big Data
7 1 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.29%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.29%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.29%) Riak
Development Applications
1 107 (31.38%) Git (software)
2 40 (11.73%) Subversion
3 23 (6.74%) gulp
4 22 (6.45%) JIRA
4 22 (6.45%) PHPUnit
5 19 (5.57%) Mercurial
6 14 (4.11%) Grunt
7 9 (2.64%) Vagrant
8 8 (2.35%) Bower
9 7 (2.05%) Selenium
10 6 (1.76%) Dreamweaver
10 6 (1.76%) PhpStorm
11 4 (1.17%) Eclipse
11 4 (1.17%) Redmine
12 3 (0.88%) Visual Studio
13 2 (0.59%) Maven
14 1 (0.29%) JUnit
General
1 23 (6.74%) Finance
1 23 (6.74%) Marketing
2 19 (5.57%) Telecoms
3 12 (3.52%) Back Office
4 10 (2.93%) Advertising
4 10 (2.93%) Retail
5 7 (2.05%) Games
5 7 (2.05%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.47%) Banking
6 5 (1.47%) Electronics
7 1 (0.29%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 246 (72.14%) HTML
2 241 (70.67%) CSS
3 177 (51.91%) jQuery
4 94 (27.57%) Laravel
5 85 (24.93%) LAMP
6 62 (18.18%) HTML5
6 62 (18.18%) XML
7 59 (17.30%) JSON
8 58 (17.01%) Web Services
9 47 (13.78%) Sass
10 45 (13.20%) AngularJS
11 44 (12.90%) CSS3
12 43 (12.61%) SOAP
13 42 (12.32%) CodeIgniter
13 42 (12.32%) REST
14 41 (12.02%) CakePHP
15 39 (11.44%) Symfony
16 31 (9.09%) Zend Framework
17 27 (7.92%) Ajax
18 20 (5.87%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 32 (9.38%) User Experience
2 15 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 11 (3.23%) Social Media
4 10 (2.93%) Digital Media
5 7 (2.05%) Mobile App
6 6 (1.76%) iPad
7 5 (1.47%) Blog
8 4 (1.17%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.88%) CESG
9 3 (0.88%) Clustering
10 2 (0.59%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.59%) W3C
11 1 (0.29%) BBC
11 1 (0.29%) Data Extraction
11 1 (0.29%) NHS
11 1 (0.29%) Semantic Web
11 1 (0.29%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 107 (31.38%) Linux
2 13 (3.81%) Debian
3 10 (2.93%) Mac OS X
3 10 (2.93%) Windows
4 6 (1.76%) Unix
5 3 (0.88%) Android
5 3 (0.88%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.59%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (40.18%) Web Development
2 133 (39.00%) MVC
3 93 (27.27%) OO
4 92 (26.98%) Agile Software Development
5 73 (21.41%) OOP
6 67 (19.65%) OO PHP
7 61 (17.89%) E-Commerce
8 42 (12.32%) Scrum
9 26 (7.62%) Cybersecurity
9 26 (7.62%) Kanban
10 22 (6.45%) Front End Development
11 20 (5.87%) Open Source
11 20 (5.87%) Secure Coding
12 16 (4.69%) Project Management
13 15 (4.40%) SDLC
14 14 (4.11%) Unit Testing
14 14 (4.11%) Web Design
15 13 (3.81%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (3.81%) Responsive Web Design
16 12 (3.52%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 341 (100.00%) PHP
2 241 (70.67%) JavaScript
3 34 (9.97%) SQL
4 20 (5.87%) PHP 5
5 10 (2.93%) C#
6 9 (2.64%) Java
7 4 (1.17%) Bash Shell
7 4 (1.17%) ES6
8 3 (0.88%) Apple Swift
8 3 (0.88%) C
8 3 (0.88%) C++
8 3 (0.88%) Objective-C
8 3 (0.88%) Perl
8 3 (0.88%) Python
9 2 (0.59%) PHP 7
10 1 (0.29%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.29%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (4.99%) Degree
2 1 (0.29%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.17%) WCAG
2 2 (0.59%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.17%) Ansible
2 3 (0.88%) cPanel
Vendors
1 96 (28.15%) Zend
2 11 (3.23%) Google
3 10 (2.93%) Apple
4 5 (1.47%) Facebook
4 5 (1.47%) PayPal
4 5 (1.47%) SAP
5 2 (0.59%) Adobe
5 2 (0.59%) Perforce
6 1 (0.29%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle
6 1 (0.29%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.29%) ServiceNow
Exeter, Devon
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Devon
Guru Careers
Salary: 26000-35000 Per Annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Vivid Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cirencester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + benefits & great projects
Posted: 6 days ago
Dorset
greywood
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Newton Abbot
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Edico Media
Salary: From £24,000 to £32,000 per annum - dependent on experience
Posted: 15 days ago
Exeter
Pro-Quest
Salary: 20000-30000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 23 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 23 days ago
Ferndown
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Package
Posted: 23 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Package
Posted: 23 days ago