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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 99 74 70
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 172 188 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.90% 3.05% 3.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.02% 3.18% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 166 171 166
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £36,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £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
5698 5918 5015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.96% 95.92% 95.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4797 4870 4421
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,825 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 2 July 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 2 July 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 -11 75 £30,000 -7.69% 5
Dorset +7 35 £27,500 -5.17% 6
Somerset +18 33 £35,000 -3.44% 4
Gloucestershire -21 11 £30,000 -14.28% 4
Wiltshire -15 7 £37,500 +19.04% 4
Devon -17 5 £40,000 +45.45% 2
Cornwall -15 1 £35,000 -
PHP Developer
England

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

1 364 (100.00%) PHP
2 280 (76.92%) MySQL
3 263 (72.25%) CSS
4 260 (71.43%) HTML
5 247 (67.86%) JavaScript
6 157 (43.13%) jQuery
7 150 (41.21%) Git (software)
8 144 (39.56%) Linux
9 141 (38.74%) LAMP
10 116 (31.87%) OO
11 102 (28.02%) MVC
12 86 (23.63%) OOP
12 86 (23.63%) OO PHP
13 83 (22.80%) PHP5
14 82 (22.53%) Zend
15 80 (21.98%) Apache
16 79 (21.70%) Web Development
17 76 (20.88%) Symfony
18 74 (20.33%) Ajax
19 73 (20.05%) Agile Software Development
20 72 (19.78%) JSON
21 66 (18.13%) Degree
22 64 (17.58%) XML
22 64 (17.58%) HTML5
23 55 (15.11%) SQL
23 55 (15.11%) Laravel
24 53 (14.56%) RESTful
25 48 (13.19%) SOAP
26 47 (12.91%) E-Commerce
26 47 (12.91%) Subversion

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 80 (21.98%) Apache
2 37 (10.16%) WordPress
3 30 (8.24%) Drupal
4 21 (5.77%) CMS
5 17 (4.67%) Node.js
6 14 (3.85%) Joomla!
7 10 (2.75%) nginx
8 9 (2.47%) Elasticsearch
9 8 (2.20%) ColdFusion
10 5 (1.37%) MediaWiki
11 4 (1.10%) lighttpd
11 4 (1.10%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.55%) Moodle
12 2 (0.55%) SharePoint
13 1 (0.27%) DNN
13 1 (0.27%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 13 (3.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (1.10%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.55%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 26 (7.14%) Magento
2 5 (1.37%) Zen Cart
3 4 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.65%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.27%) SaaS
2 1 (0.27%) Office 365
2 1 (0.27%) Sage Pay
2 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.27%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 32 (8.79%) Internet
2 6 (1.65%) HTTP
3 4 (1.10%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.27%) Skype
4 1 (0.27%) DNS
4 1 (0.27%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 280 (76.92%) MySQL
2 22 (6.04%) MongoDB
3 15 (4.12%) Relational Database
4 10 (2.75%) Apache Cassandra
4 10 (2.75%) SQL Server
4 10 (2.75%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (2.75%) SQLite
5 4 (1.10%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.55%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.55%) Redis
Development Applications
1 150 (41.21%) Git (software)
2 47 (12.91%) Subversion
3 42 (11.54%) PHPUnit
4 15 (4.12%) PEAR
4 15 (4.12%) Bugzilla
4 15 (4.12%) Trac
5 14 (3.85%) Jenkins
6 9 (2.47%) JIRA
7 5 (1.37%) Redmine
8 2 (0.55%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.27%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.27%) Selenium
9 1 (0.27%) Phing
General
1 45 (12.36%) Marketing
2 29 (7.97%) Finance
3 19 (5.22%) Advertising
4 18 (4.95%) Telecoms
5 13 (3.57%) Electronics
6 12 (3.30%) Manufacturing
7 10 (2.75%) Games
7 10 (2.75%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.55%) Back Office
9 1 (0.27%) Banking
9 1 (0.27%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 263 (72.25%) CSS
2 260 (71.43%) HTML
3 157 (43.13%) jQuery
4 141 (38.74%) LAMP
5 76 (20.88%) Symfony
6 74 (20.33%) Ajax
7 72 (19.78%) JSON
8 64 (17.58%) XML
8 64 (17.58%) HTML5
9 55 (15.11%) Laravel
10 53 (14.56%) RESTful
11 48 (13.19%) SOAP
12 47 (12.91%) REST
13 41 (11.26%) Web Services
14 36 (9.89%) CakePHP
15 26 (7.14%) AngularJS
16 23 (6.32%) CSS3
17 20 (5.49%) CodeIgniter
17 20 (5.49%) Sass
18 13 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 32 (8.79%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (6.32%) Computer Science
3 21 (5.77%) User Experience
4 18 (4.95%) Mobile App
5 7 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (1.92%) BBC
5 7 (1.92%) Graphic Design
6 4 (1.10%) DTV
6 4 (1.10%) Wiki
7 3 (0.82%) Replication
8 2 (0.55%) Social Media
9 1 (0.27%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.27%) Social Network
9 1 (0.27%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.27%) Clustering
9 1 (0.27%) Economics
9 1 (0.27%) IPTV
9 1 (0.27%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.27%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 144 (39.56%) Linux
2 23 (6.32%) Windows
3 20 (5.49%) UNIX
4 16 (4.40%) Apple iOS
5 15 (4.12%) Android
6 8 (2.20%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.82%) CentOS
8 2 (0.55%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (31.87%) OO
2 102 (28.02%) MVC
3 86 (23.63%) OOP
3 86 (23.63%) OO PHP
4 79 (21.70%) Web Development
5 73 (20.05%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (12.91%) E-Commerce
7 45 (12.36%) Scrum
8 42 (11.54%) Software Engineering
9 29 (7.97%) Unit Testing
10 27 (7.42%) Responsive Web Design
11 26 (7.14%) Web Design
12 25 (6.87%) SEO
13 24 (6.59%) TDD
14 22 (6.04%) Web Application Development
14 22 (6.04%) Mentoring
14 22 (6.04%) Open Source
14 22 (6.04%) SDLC
15 19 (5.22%) Time Management
16 10 (2.75%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 364 (100.00%) PHP
2 247 (67.86%) JavaScript
3 83 (22.80%) PHP5
4 55 (15.11%) SQL
5 27 (7.42%) Objective-C
6 21 (5.77%) Java
7 16 (4.40%) Ruby
8 14 (3.85%) Bash Shell
8 14 (3.85%) Perl
9 9 (2.47%) Python
10 6 (1.65%) C
10 6 (1.65%) C#
11 4 (1.10%) C++
12 2 (0.55%) XPath
13 1 (0.27%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.27%) CoffeeScript
13 1 (0.27%) PHP4
13 1 (0.27%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.27%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 66 (18.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.92%) WCAG
2 2 (0.55%) QA
3 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (4.12%) Puppet
2 4 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.10%) cPanel
3 2 (0.55%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.27%) Plesk
Vendors
1 82 (22.53%) Zend
2 23 (6.32%) Adobe
3 14 (3.85%) Twitter
4 12 (3.30%) Google
5 11 (3.02%) Facebook
6 7 (1.92%) Oracle
7 4 (1.10%) SAP
8 2 (0.55%) Microsoft
8 2 (0.55%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.27%) Zoho
9 1 (0.27%) IBM
9 1 (0.27%) HP
9 1 (0.27%) Avaya
9 1 (0.27%) New Relic
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Share Scheme
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Novate IT Ltd
Posted: 14 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum plus pension and benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
South West
People Source Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Bluetownonline
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum plus bens and pension and gym and he
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bens and pension and gym and he
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Tewkesbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 15 days ago