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

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 80 58 81
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 197 197 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.18% 3.87% 2.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.34% 4.07% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 175 186 161
Average salary £32,500 £30,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.43% +0.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
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
5906 4836 5430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.20% 94.88% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4875 4154 4807
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 21 August 2014.

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 21 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
Bristol -8 51 £32,500 +14.03% 16
Dorset -17 42 £32,500 +8.33% 7
Devon -2 29 £27,500 +14.58% 2
Somerset -25 24 £37,500 +15.38% 7
Gloucestershire -5 21 £38,750 +24.00% 3
Wiltshire -13 19 £31,750 -11.80% 3
Cornwall +8 12 £35,000 +86.66%
PHP Developer
England

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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.

1 392 (100.00%) PHP
2 304 (77.55%) MySQL
3 294 (75.00%) CSS
4 286 (72.96%) HTML
5 265 (67.60%) JavaScript
6 143 (36.48%) jQuery
7 142 (36.22%) Linux
8 130 (33.16%) PHP5
9 124 (31.63%) OO
10 119 (30.36%) Git (software)
11 102 (26.02%) Zend
12 100 (25.51%) LAMP
13 96 (24.49%) OOP
14 94 (23.98%) MVC
15 80 (20.41%) HTML5
16 78 (19.90%) SQL
17 72 (18.37%) OO PHP
18 63 (16.07%) Symfony
19 62 (15.82%) Apache
20 61 (15.56%) Drupal
21 60 (15.31%) Subversion
21 60 (15.31%) Web Development
22 58 (14.80%) Ajax
23 57 (14.54%) SOAP
23 57 (14.54%) XML
24 56 (14.29%) CSS3
25 47 (11.99%) E-Commerce
26 45 (11.48%) XHTML
26 45 (11.48%) CakePHP
27 44 (11.22%) WordPress

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 62 (15.82%) Apache
2 61 (15.56%) Drupal
3 44 (11.22%) WordPress
4 39 (9.95%) CMS
5 10 (2.55%) Joomla!
6 5 (1.28%) nginx
7 3 (0.77%) IIS
8 2 (0.51%) Moodle
9 1 (0.26%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.26%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 5 (1.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (4.08%) Magento
2 5 (1.28%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.26%) Summit
3 1 (0.26%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (0.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (9.18%) Internet
2 5 (1.28%) Intranet
3 3 (0.77%) VoIP
4 2 (0.51%) DNS
5 1 (0.26%) SMTP
5 1 (0.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 304 (77.55%) MySQL
2 17 (4.34%) SQL Server
3 14 (3.57%) Relational Database
4 12 (3.06%) MongoDB
5 9 (2.30%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.51%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.26%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.26%) DB2
7 1 (0.26%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.26%) Redis
7 1 (0.26%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.26%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 119 (30.36%) Git (software)
2 60 (15.31%) Subversion
3 30 (7.65%) PHPUnit
4 8 (2.04%) Trac
4 8 (2.04%) Bugzilla
4 8 (2.04%) PEAR
5 4 (1.02%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 3 (0.77%) Xdebug
7 1 (0.26%) Behat
7 1 (0.26%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.26%) JIRA
7 1 (0.26%) Selenium
7 1 (0.26%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.26%) JMeter
General
1 28 (7.14%) Marketing
2 22 (5.61%) Finance
3 21 (5.36%) Telecoms
4 20 (5.10%) Advertising
5 14 (3.57%) Retail
6 12 (3.06%) Banking
7 2 (0.51%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.51%) Games
8 1 (0.26%) Publishing
8 1 (0.26%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 294 (75.00%) CSS
2 286 (72.96%) HTML
3 143 (36.48%) jQuery
4 100 (25.51%) LAMP
5 80 (20.41%) HTML5
6 63 (16.07%) Symfony
7 58 (14.80%) Ajax
8 57 (14.54%) SOAP
8 57 (14.54%) XML
9 56 (14.29%) CSS3
10 45 (11.48%) XHTML
10 45 (11.48%) CakePHP
11 42 (10.71%) JSON
12 37 (9.44%) Web Services
13 35 (8.93%) CodeIgniter
13 35 (8.93%) Laravel
14 29 (7.40%) RESTful
15 23 (5.87%) Zend Framework
16 20 (5.10%) REST
17 13 (3.32%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 38 (9.69%) Open Source
2 25 (6.38%) Digital Media
3 21 (5.36%) Mobile App
4 20 (5.10%) W3C
5 16 (4.08%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.53%) Web 2.0
7 4 (1.02%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.02%) Blog
8 3 (0.77%) Social Media
9 2 (0.51%) New Media
10 1 (0.26%) iPhone
10 1 (0.26%) Replication
10 1 (0.26%) E-Learning
10 1 (0.26%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 142 (36.22%) Linux
2 13 (3.32%) Ubuntu
3 10 (2.55%) Windows
4 4 (1.02%) UNIX
4 4 (1.02%) Android
5 2 (0.51%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (31.63%) OO
2 96 (24.49%) OOP
3 94 (23.98%) MVC
4 72 (18.37%) OO PHP
5 60 (15.31%) Web Development
6 47 (11.99%) E-Commerce
7 41 (10.46%) Agile Software Development
8 38 (9.69%) Scrum
9 37 (9.44%) Software Engineering
10 31 (7.91%) TDD
11 17 (4.34%) B2B
12 14 (3.57%) Web Application Development
13 12 (3.06%) Risk Management
13 12 (3.06%) Online Marketing
14 8 (2.04%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (2.04%) Digital Marketing
14 8 (2.04%) Mobile Application Development
15 7 (1.79%) Unit Testing
16 6 (1.53%) Release Management
16 6 (1.53%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 392 (100.00%) PHP
2 265 (67.60%) JavaScript
3 130 (33.16%) PHP5
4 78 (19.90%) SQL
5 25 (6.38%) Python
5 25 (6.38%) Java
6 22 (5.61%) Ruby
7 12 (3.06%) ECMAScript
8 10 (2.55%) PHP4
9 5 (1.28%) C
10 3 (0.77%) Perl
10 3 (0.77%) VB.NET
10 3 (0.77%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.51%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.26%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.26%) C#
12 1 (0.26%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 43 (10.97%) Degree
2 1 (0.26%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.26%) ISO 14001
1 1 (0.26%) WCAG
1 1 (0.26%) WAI
1 1 (0.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (1.02%) Plesk
2 1 (0.26%) Nagios
Vendors
1 102 (26.02%) Zend
2 19 (4.85%) Oracle
3 11 (2.81%) Sun
4 4 (1.02%) Sage
4 4 (1.02%) Sencha
4 4 (1.02%) Twitter
5 2 (0.51%) Facebook
5 2 (0.51%) Apple
5 2 (0.51%) Adobe
6 1 (0.26%) Intershop
6 1 (0.26%) hybris
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