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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 86 64 86
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 188 194 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.02% 3.81% 3.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.18% 4.01% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 161 186 168
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +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
5915 4834 5506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.11% 95.01% 96.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4943 4184 4878
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -9 46 £33,750 +18.42% 10
Dorset -20 36 £29,000 -10.76% 6
Devon -2 34 £27,500 +14.58% 3
Somerset -13 24 £30,000 - 5
Gloucestershire +6 23 £30,000 -4.00% 2
Wiltshire -4 16 £32,500 -9.72% 2
Cornwall +7 9 £35,000 +86.66%
PHP Developer
England

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 375 (100.00%) PHP
2 283 (75.47%) MySQL
3 278 (74.13%) CSS
4 265 (70.67%) HTML
5 250 (66.67%) JavaScript
6 148 (39.47%) Linux
7 125 (33.33%) jQuery
8 124 (33.07%) OO
9 117 (31.20%) PHP5
10 114 (30.40%) Git (software)
11 103 (27.47%) Zend
12 96 (25.60%) LAMP
13 95 (25.33%) MVC
14 90 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
15 88 (23.47%) OOP
16 72 (19.20%) OO PHP
17 71 (18.93%) HTML5
18 69 (18.40%) SQL
19 61 (16.27%) Subversion
20 58 (15.47%) Apache
21 57 (15.20%) SOAP
22 56 (14.93%) Symfony
23 55 (14.67%) XML
24 53 (14.13%) E-Commerce
25 52 (13.87%) Drupal
26 50 (13.33%) Web Development
27 47 (12.53%) CSS3
28 46 (12.27%) XHTML
29 41 (10.93%) Degree
29 41 (10.93%) CakePHP

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 58 (15.47%) Apache
2 52 (13.87%) Drupal
3 39 (10.40%) WordPress
4 32 (8.53%) CMS
5 12 (3.20%) Joomla!
6 5 (1.33%) nginx
6 5 (1.33%) Umbraco
7 3 (0.80%) ExpressionEngine
8 2 (0.53%) IIS
8 2 (0.53%) Moodle
8 2 (0.53%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.27%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (4.00%) Magento
2 5 (1.33%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.27%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (8.27%) Internet
2 4 (1.07%) Intranet
3 3 (0.80%) VoIP
3 3 (0.80%) DNS
4 2 (0.53%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.27%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 283 (75.47%) MySQL
2 16 (4.27%) SQL Server
3 11 (2.93%) Relational Database
4 10 (2.67%) MongoDB
5 6 (1.60%) RDBMS
6 4 (1.07%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.53%) Redis
7 2 (0.53%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.27%) Riak
8 1 (0.27%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.27%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 114 (30.40%) Git (software)
2 61 (16.27%) Subversion
3 23 (6.13%) PHPUnit
4 6 (1.60%) Trac
4 6 (1.60%) Bugzilla
4 6 (1.60%) PEAR
5 4 (1.07%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 3 (0.80%) Xdebug
7 2 (0.53%) JIRA
8 1 (0.27%) Selenium
8 1 (0.27%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.27%) JMeter
8 1 (0.27%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.27%) Grunt
8 1 (0.27%) Behat
8 1 (0.27%) Jenkins
General
1 30 (8.00%) Marketing
2 21 (5.60%) Finance
3 20 (5.33%) Advertising
4 16 (4.27%) Telecoms
4 16 (4.27%) Retail
5 12 (3.20%) Banking
6 2 (0.53%) Games
6 2 (0.53%) Automotive
7 1 (0.27%) Publishing
7 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 278 (74.13%) CSS
2 265 (70.67%) HTML
3 125 (33.33%) jQuery
4 96 (25.60%) LAMP
5 71 (18.93%) HTML5
6 57 (15.20%) SOAP
7 56 (14.93%) Symfony
8 55 (14.67%) XML
9 47 (12.53%) CSS3
10 46 (12.27%) XHTML
11 41 (10.93%) CakePHP
12 39 (10.40%) Laravel
12 39 (10.40%) Web Services
13 38 (10.13%) Ajax
14 36 (9.60%) JSON
15 33 (8.80%) CodeIgniter
16 31 (8.27%) RESTful
17 23 (6.13%) REST
18 22 (5.87%) Zend Framework
19 13 (3.47%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 33 (8.80%) Open Source
2 22 (5.87%) Mobile App
3 20 (5.33%) Digital Media
4 17 (4.53%) W3C
5 10 (2.67%) Computer Science
5 10 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.07%) Mathematics
7 3 (0.80%) Semantic Web
7 3 (0.80%) Social Media
7 3 (0.80%) Blog
8 2 (0.53%) iPhone
8 2 (0.53%) Web 2.0
8 2 (0.53%) Replication
8 2 (0.53%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.27%) VLE
9 1 (0.27%) Wiki
9 1 (0.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 148 (39.47%) Linux
2 16 (4.27%) Windows
3 12 (3.20%) Ubuntu
4 5 (1.33%) Android
4 5 (1.33%) UNIX
5 3 (0.80%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (33.07%) OO
2 95 (25.33%) MVC
3 90 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
4 88 (23.47%) OOP
5 72 (19.20%) OO PHP
6 53 (14.13%) E-Commerce
7 50 (13.33%) Web Development
8 36 (9.60%) TDD
9 32 (8.53%) Scrum
10 28 (7.47%) Software Engineering
11 17 (4.53%) B2B
12 13 (3.47%) Online Marketing
13 12 (3.20%) Risk Management
14 11 (2.93%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (2.13%) Unit Testing
15 8 (2.13%) Digital Marketing
15 8 (2.13%) Web Application Development
16 6 (1.60%) Line Management
16 6 (1.60%) Content Management
16 6 (1.60%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 375 (100.00%) PHP
2 250 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 117 (31.20%) PHP5
4 69 (18.40%) SQL
5 25 (6.67%) Ruby
6 24 (6.40%) Python
7 21 (5.60%) Java
8 12 (3.20%) ECMAScript
9 9 (2.40%) PHP4
10 5 (1.33%) C
11 4 (1.07%) Objective-C
12 3 (0.80%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.80%) Perl
13 2 (0.53%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 41 (10.93%) Degree
2 1 (0.27%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.27%) ISO 14001
1 1 (0.27%) WCAG
1 1 (0.27%) WAI
1 1 (0.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (1.33%) Plesk
2 4 (1.07%) Puppet
3 3 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.27%) Nagios
4 1 (0.27%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 103 (27.47%) Zend
2 19 (5.07%) Oracle
3 12 (3.20%) Sun
4 4 (1.07%) Apple
4 4 (1.07%) Sage
4 4 (1.07%) Sencha
4 4 (1.07%) Twitter
5 2 (0.53%) Facebook
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum - excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bideford, Devon
Evosearch Limited
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Evosearch Limited
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Devon
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wotton-Under-Edge, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 30,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, parking
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Creation Recruitment
Posted: 11 days ago
Biddestone, Chippenham, Wiltshire (SN14)
Guru Careers
Salary: £25 - 40k (DOE) + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Marlborough
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary
Posted: 16 days ago
Gloucester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago