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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Developer
Rank 90 83 54
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 179 200 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.16% 3.24% 4.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.27% 3.32% 4.85%
Number of salaries quoted 169 186 252
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
5476 6026 5572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.77% 97.49% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4593 4950 4665
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(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 0 66 £32,500 +3.17% 5
Dorset +36 60 £37,500 +7.14% 12
Wiltshire +6 17 £35,000 +16.66% 5
Gloucestershire -7 13 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Somerset -33 9 £35,000 - 4
Cornwall - 8 £31,750 - 1
Devon -3 6 £27,500 -21.42% 2
PHP Developer
England

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 359 (100.00%) PHP
2 298 (83.01%) JavaScript
3 285 (79.39%) HTML
4 281 (78.27%) CSS
5 229 (63.79%) MySQL
6 151 (42.06%) jQuery
7 144 (40.11%) MVC
8 124 (34.54%) Web Development
9 112 (31.20%) Git (software)
10 108 (30.08%) LAMP
11 96 (26.74%) Linux
12 95 (26.46%) OO
13 91 (25.35%) E-Commerce
14 75 (20.89%) Symfony
15 67 (18.66%) Laravel
16 66 (18.38%) OOP
17 65 (18.11%) HTML5
18 64 (17.83%) Zend
18 64 (17.83%) Agile Software Development
19 62 (17.27%) WordPress
20 61 (16.99%) OO PHP
20 61 (16.99%) Apache
21 55 (15.32%) CSS3
22 54 (15.04%) Drupal
23 51 (14.21%) XML
24 43 (11.98%) SQL
25 42 (11.70%) Mobile App
26 41 (11.42%) PHPUnit
26 41 (11.42%) Ajax
27 40 (11.14%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (17.27%) WordPress
2 61 (16.99%) Apache
3 54 (15.04%) Drupal
4 35 (9.75%) CMS
5 11 (3.06%) IIS
6 7 (1.95%) Confluence
7 6 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (1.67%) Joomla!
8 5 (1.39%) Node.js
8 5 (1.39%) PrestaShop
9 4 (1.11%) Moodle
10 3 (0.84%) concrete5
10 3 (0.84%) nginx
11 2 (0.56%) ColdFusion
11 2 (0.56%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.28%) Alfresco
12 1 (0.28%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (0.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 3 (0.84%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 24 (6.69%) Magento
2 1 (0.28%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.79%) GitHub
2 2 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.95%) Internet
2 3 (0.84%) DNS
3 2 (0.56%) SSH
4 1 (0.28%) FTP
4 1 (0.28%) HTTP
4 1 (0.28%) SMS
4 1 (0.28%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.28%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 229 (63.79%) MySQL
2 22 (6.13%) SQL Server
3 14 (3.90%) Relational Database
4 10 (2.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (0.84%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.56%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.28%) Big Data
7 1 (0.28%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.28%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.28%) Redis
Development Applications
1 112 (31.20%) Git (software)
2 41 (11.42%) PHPUnit
3 36 (10.03%) Subversion
4 19 (5.29%) Jenkins
5 17 (4.74%) Grunt
6 13 (3.62%) Mercurial
7 10 (2.79%) Bower
8 9 (2.51%) Bugzilla
8 9 (2.51%) gulp
8 9 (2.51%) PEAR
8 9 (2.51%) Trac
9 8 (2.23%) JIRA
10 6 (1.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (1.67%) Vagrant
11 5 (1.39%) Bitbucket
12 3 (0.84%) Dreamweaver
12 3 (0.84%) Redmine
12 3 (0.84%) Selenium
13 2 (0.56%) Codeship
14 1 (0.28%) Protractor
General
1 38 (10.58%) Telecoms
2 20 (5.57%) Finance
3 17 (4.74%) Marketing
4 13 (3.62%) Advertising
4 13 (3.62%) Law
5 8 (2.23%) Retail
6 4 (1.11%) Games
7 3 (0.84%) Banking
8 1 (0.28%) Electronics
8 1 (0.28%) Local Government
8 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 285 (79.39%) HTML
2 281 (78.27%) CSS
3 151 (42.06%) jQuery
4 108 (30.08%) LAMP
5 75 (20.89%) Symfony
6 67 (18.66%) Laravel
7 65 (18.11%) HTML5
8 55 (15.32%) CSS3
9 51 (14.21%) XML
10 41 (11.42%) Ajax
11 39 (10.86%) AngularJS
12 37 (10.31%) Sass
13 34 (9.47%) CakePHP
14 32 (8.91%) Web Services
15 30 (8.36%) CodeIgniter
15 30 (8.36%) REST
16 25 (6.96%) JSON
17 22 (6.13%) SOAP
18 20 (5.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 15 (4.18%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 42 (11.70%) Mobile App
2 36 (10.03%) Digital Media
3 24 (6.69%) User Experience
4 16 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (3.34%) Computer Science
6 3 (0.84%) e-Learning
7 2 (0.56%) BBC
7 2 (0.56%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.28%) Clustering
8 1 (0.28%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.28%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 96 (26.74%) Linux
2 14 (3.90%) Unix
3 13 (3.62%) Windows
4 8 (2.23%) Debian
5 2 (0.56%) Android
5 2 (0.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (40.11%) MVC
2 124 (34.54%) Web Development
3 95 (26.46%) OO
4 91 (25.35%) E-Commerce
5 66 (18.38%) OOP
6 64 (17.83%) Agile Software Development
7 61 (16.99%) OO PHP
8 40 (11.14%) TDD
9 38 (10.58%) Continuous Integration
10 29 (8.08%) Front End Development
11 23 (6.41%) Software Engineering
12 20 (5.57%) High Availability
13 18 (5.01%) Responsive Web Design
14 17 (4.74%) Web Application Development
14 17 (4.74%) Web Design
15 16 (4.46%) Scrum
16 14 (3.90%) Open Source
16 14 (3.90%) Unit Testing
17 12 (3.34%) Project Management
18 10 (2.79%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 359 (100.00%) PHP
2 298 (83.01%) JavaScript
3 43 (11.98%) SQL
4 14 (3.90%) Java
5 7 (1.95%) Python
6 6 (1.67%) PHP 5
7 5 (1.39%) Objective-C
8 4 (1.11%) C#
8 4 (1.11%) Ruby
9 3 (0.84%) Bash Shell
9 3 (0.84%) C++
9 3 (0.84%) VB
9 3 (0.84%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.56%) PHP 7
11 1 (0.28%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.28%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (0.28%) ES6
Qualifications
1 20 (5.57%) Degree
2 1 (0.28%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.28%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (2.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (2.23%) Puppet
2 4 (1.11%) Ansible
3 3 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.28%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 64 (17.83%) Zend
2 6 (1.67%) Adobe
2 6 (1.67%) Apple
3 4 (1.11%) Google
4 3 (0.84%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.28%) Facebook
5 1 (0.28%) HP
5 1 (0.28%) PayPal
5 1 (0.28%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.28%) SAP
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Relocation assistance / Sign-on bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Relocation assistance, Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ferndown, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgwater, Somerset
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Ives, Cambridgeshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth
Talent Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Exeter
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Devon
Rock Commercial Recruitment
Posted: 17 days ago
Yeovil
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 23 days ago
Swindon
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Swindon
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Ferndown
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + Package
Posted: 25 days ago
Cheltenham
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago