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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP Developer
England / South West
Rank 129 100 62
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 106 171 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.15% 3.10% 4.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.22% 3.19% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 99 161 228
Median salary £33,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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
4772 5368 5794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.64% 97.28% 97.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3967 4551 4936
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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 +8 25 £40,000 +14.28% 7
Dorset 0 25 £32,500 -13.33% 4
Bristol -37 21 £32,500 -7.14% 6
Somerset -13 17 £33,125 -5.35% 1
Devon +4 10 £32,750 +19.09% 3
Wiltshire +13 8 £39,500 +14.49% 2
PHP Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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.

1 305 (100.00%) PHP
2 221 (72.46%) HTML
3 214 (70.16%) JavaScript
4 213 (69.84%) CSS
5 202 (66.23%) MySQL
6 157 (51.48%) jQuery
7 125 (40.98%) Web Development
8 108 (35.41%) MVC
9 100 (32.79%) Git (software)
10 95 (31.15%) Linux
11 92 (30.16%) OO
11 92 (30.16%) Zend
12 87 (28.52%) Agile Software Development
13 79 (25.90%) Laravel
14 78 (25.57%) LAMP
15 65 (21.31%) OO PHP
16 64 (20.98%) OOP
17 63 (20.66%) HTML5
18 57 (18.69%) Drupal
19 56 (18.36%) JSON
19 56 (18.36%) XML
20 55 (18.03%) WordPress
21 50 (16.39%) E-Commerce
22 45 (14.75%) Web Services
22 45 (14.75%) AngularJS
23 44 (14.43%) Symfony
24 43 (14.10%) Apache
25 40 (13.11%) Scrum
26 39 (12.79%) Magento
26 39 (12.79%) Sass

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 57 (18.69%) Drupal
2 55 (18.03%) WordPress
3 43 (14.10%) Apache
4 30 (9.84%) CMS
5 16 (5.25%) Confluence
6 7 (2.30%) Joomla!
6 7 (2.30%) Moodle
7 5 (1.64%) PrestaShop
8 4 (1.31%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (1.31%) IIS
9 2 (0.66%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.33%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 8 (2.62%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.66%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 39 (12.79%) Magento
2 4 (1.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.66%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.59%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (4.59%) GitHub
2 5 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (1.64%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 3 (0.98%) Dropbox
4 1 (0.33%) IaaS
4 1 (0.33%) PaaS
4 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.62%) Intranet
2 7 (2.30%) HTTP
3 6 (1.97%) Internet
4 3 (0.98%) Network Security
4 3 (0.98%) NFC
4 3 (0.98%) Skype
5 2 (0.66%) Firewall
5 2 (0.66%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.66%) Wireless
6 1 (0.33%) DNS
6 1 (0.33%) FTP
6 1 (0.33%) IMAP
6 1 (0.33%) LAN
6 1 (0.33%) POP3
6 1 (0.33%) SMTP
6 1 (0.33%) SSH
6 1 (0.33%) SSL
6 1 (0.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 202 (66.23%) MySQL
2 22 (7.21%) Relational Database
3 13 (4.26%) MongoDB
4 11 (3.61%) NoSQL
4 11 (3.61%) SQL Server
5 4 (1.31%) Redis
6 3 (0.98%) Big Data
6 3 (0.98%) phpMyAdmin
6 3 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.33%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.33%) FileMaker
7 1 (0.33%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.33%) Riak
Development Applications
1 100 (32.79%) Git (software)
2 31 (10.16%) Subversion
3 18 (5.90%) JIRA
4 17 (5.57%) gulp
4 17 (5.57%) Mercurial
5 14 (4.59%) PHPUnit
6 10 (3.28%) Grunt
6 10 (3.28%) Vagrant
7 7 (2.30%) Dreamweaver
7 7 (2.30%) Selenium
8 6 (1.97%) PhpStorm
9 4 (1.31%) Eclipse
9 4 (1.31%) Redmine
10 3 (0.98%) Bower
10 3 (0.98%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.66%) Maven
12 1 (0.33%) JUnit
General
1 18 (5.90%) Finance
2 17 (5.57%) Marketing
3 12 (3.93%) Telecoms
4 11 (3.61%) Retail
5 9 (2.95%) Games
6 8 (2.62%) Back Office
7 6 (1.97%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.64%) Banking
9 4 (1.31%) Advertising
9 4 (1.31%) Electronics
10 1 (0.33%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 221 (72.46%) HTML
2 213 (69.84%) CSS
3 157 (51.48%) jQuery
4 79 (25.90%) Laravel
5 78 (25.57%) LAMP
6 63 (20.66%) HTML5
7 56 (18.36%) JSON
7 56 (18.36%) XML
8 45 (14.75%) AngularJS
8 45 (14.75%) Web Services
9 44 (14.43%) Symfony
10 39 (12.79%) Sass
11 38 (12.46%) CakePHP
11 38 (12.46%) CSS3
12 37 (12.13%) SOAP
13 35 (11.48%) REST
14 31 (10.16%) CodeIgniter
15 27 (8.85%) Zend Framework
16 21 (6.89%) Ajax
17 17 (5.57%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 31 (10.16%) User Experience
2 12 (3.93%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (3.61%) Computer Science
3 11 (3.61%) Social Media
4 8 (2.62%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.64%) iPad
5 5 (1.64%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.31%) Blog
7 3 (0.98%) Clustering
7 3 (0.98%) Digital Media
7 3 (0.98%) Mathematics
7 3 (0.98%) Replication
7 3 (0.98%) W3C
7 3 (0.98%) Xbox
8 2 (0.66%) CESG
8 2 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.33%) BBC
9 1 (0.33%) NHS
9 1 (0.33%) Semantic Web
9 1 (0.33%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 95 (31.15%) Linux
2 11 (3.61%) Mac OS X
3 9 (2.95%) Windows
4 8 (2.62%) Debian
5 7 (2.30%) Unix
6 4 (1.31%) Android
6 4 (1.31%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.98%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (40.98%) Web Development
2 108 (35.41%) MVC
3 92 (30.16%) OO
4 87 (28.52%) Agile Software Development
5 65 (21.31%) OO PHP
6 64 (20.98%) OOP
7 50 (16.39%) E-Commerce
8 40 (13.11%) Scrum
9 24 (7.87%) Cybersecurity
10 23 (7.54%) Kanban
11 21 (6.89%) Open Source
12 17 (5.57%) Front End Development
13 16 (5.25%) Secure Coding
14 13 (4.26%) Unit Testing
15 12 (3.93%) Information Security
15 12 (3.93%) SDLC
16 11 (3.61%) Cross-Browser Testing
16 11 (3.61%) Network Management
17 10 (3.28%) Continuous Integration
17 10 (3.28%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 305 (100.00%) PHP
2 214 (70.16%) JavaScript
3 31 (10.16%) SQL
4 21 (6.89%) PHP 5
5 10 (3.28%) C#
5 10 (3.28%) Java
6 6 (1.97%) Bash Shell
7 5 (1.64%) Objective-C
7 5 (1.64%) Perl
7 5 (1.64%) Python
8 4 (1.31%) C
9 3 (0.98%) Apple Swift
9 3 (0.98%) ES6
9 3 (0.98%) PHP 7
10 2 (0.66%) C++
11 1 (0.33%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.33%) Ruby
11 1 (0.33%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (6.23%) Degree
2 1 (0.33%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.31%) WCAG
2 1 (0.33%) QA
System Software
1 5 (1.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.31%) Ansible
2 3 (0.98%) cPanel
Vendors
1 92 (30.16%) Zend
2 11 (3.61%) Google
3 5 (1.64%) Apple
4 4 (1.31%) Facebook
4 4 (1.31%) PayPal
4 4 (1.31%) SAP
5 3 (0.98%) Perforce
6 2 (0.66%) Adobe
7 1 (0.33%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.33%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.33%) ServiceNow
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £30000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £25-35,000
Posted: 17 hours ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol
Pearson Frank
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + excellent benefits inc healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Maximise Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
Yoh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
Mint
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + health & life assurance, penison
Posted: 13 days ago
Ferndown
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Package
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol, Chepstow, Stroud
XIST4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £30-35,000 + Good Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Savant Recruitment
Posted: 17 days ago
Plymouth
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago