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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Developer
Rank 93 62 48
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 179 257 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.15% 4.27% 5.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.25% 4.38% 5.64%
Number of salaries quoted 167 236 263
Average salary £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
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
5515 5870 5210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.04% 97.49% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4635 4993 4429
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 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 8 February 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 +6 71 £34,250 +7.03% 6
Dorset +19 51 £37,500 +15.38% 7
Somerset -24 24 £35,000 +2.94% 1
Wiltshire -13 13 £34,500 -1.42% 4
Gloucestershire -19 12 £35,000 - 3
Devon -22 7 £27,500 -6.77%
Cornwall -6 1 £26,500 -3.63% 1
PHP Developer
England

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 8 February 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.

1 322 (100.00%) PHP
2 270 (83.85%) JavaScript
3 259 (80.43%) CSS
4 258 (80.12%) HTML
5 216 (67.08%) MySQL
6 143 (44.41%) jQuery
7 112 (34.78%) OO
8 108 (33.54%) MVC
9 107 (33.23%) Git (software)
10 97 (30.12%) LAMP
11 77 (23.91%) OOP
12 72 (22.36%) Symfony
13 69 (21.43%) HTML5
13 69 (21.43%) OO PHP
14 66 (20.50%) Linux
15 60 (18.63%) Agile Software Development
16 57 (17.70%) CSS3
16 57 (17.70%) WordPress
17 56 (17.39%) E-Commerce
18 55 (17.08%) Zend
19 50 (15.53%) SQL
19 50 (15.53%) Ajax
20 47 (14.60%) Web Development
20 47 (14.60%) Drupal
21 42 (13.04%) Laravel
21 42 (13.04%) PHPUnit
22 41 (12.73%) Subversion
23 40 (12.42%) Front End Development
24 35 (10.87%) Web Services
24 35 (10.87%) AngularJS

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 57 (17.70%) WordPress
2 47 (14.60%) Drupal
3 32 (9.94%) Apache
4 27 (8.39%) CMS
5 17 (5.28%) IIS
6 10 (3.11%) Joomla!
7 9 (2.80%) Confluence
7 9 (2.80%) Node.js
8 5 (1.55%) ColdFusion
9 4 (1.24%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (1.24%) nginx
9 4 (1.24%) SharePoint
10 3 (0.93%) Apache Solr
10 3 (0.93%) Moodle
11 1 (0.31%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.31%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (0.62%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 28 (8.70%) Magento
2 2 (0.62%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.80%) GitHub
2 8 (2.48%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.62%) SaaS
3 2 (0.62%) Sage Pay
4 1 (0.31%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.73%) Internet
2 5 (1.55%) HTTP
3 2 (0.62%) FTP
4 1 (0.31%) Skype
4 1 (0.31%) SSH
4 1 (0.31%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 216 (67.08%) MySQL
2 29 (9.01%) SQL Server
3 11 (3.42%) NoSQL
3 11 (3.42%) Relational Database
4 10 (3.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.24%) MongoDB
7 3 (0.93%) Redis
7 3 (0.93%) Riak
8 1 (0.31%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.31%) FileMaker
8 1 (0.31%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 107 (33.23%) Git (software)
2 42 (13.04%) PHPUnit
3 41 (12.73%) Subversion
4 17 (5.28%) Bugzilla
4 17 (5.28%) PEAR
4 17 (5.28%) Trac
5 13 (4.04%) Jenkins
6 11 (3.42%) Grunt
7 10 (3.11%) JIRA
8 6 (1.86%) Bitbucket
8 6 (1.86%) Bower
9 5 (1.55%) Mercurial
10 4 (1.24%) gulp
11 3 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (0.93%) Dreamweaver
11 3 (0.93%) Vagrant
12 2 (0.62%) Redmine
12 2 (0.62%) Selenium
13 1 (0.31%) Apache Ivy
13 1 (0.31%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 23 (7.14%) Marketing
1 23 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 22 (6.83%) Finance
3 20 (6.21%) Advertising
4 11 (3.42%) Retail
5 6 (1.86%) Law
6 5 (1.55%) Banking
7 4 (1.24%) Games
8 2 (0.62%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.31%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 259 (80.43%) CSS
2 258 (80.12%) HTML
3 143 (44.41%) jQuery
4 97 (30.12%) LAMP
5 72 (22.36%) Symfony
6 69 (21.43%) HTML5
7 57 (17.70%) CSS3
8 50 (15.53%) Ajax
9 42 (13.04%) Laravel
10 35 (10.87%) AngularJS
10 35 (10.87%) Web Services
11 32 (9.94%) REST
12 28 (8.70%) CakePHP
12 28 (8.70%) XML
13 27 (8.39%) Sass
14 23 (7.14%) RESTful
15 21 (6.52%) SOAP
16 16 (4.97%) Twig
17 14 (4.35%) JSON
18 13 (4.04%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.14%) Digital Media
2 21 (6.52%) Mobile App
2 21 (6.52%) User Experience
3 18 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (2.80%) Computer Science
5 6 (1.86%) BBC
6 3 (0.93%) Wiki
7 2 (0.62%) Economics
7 2 (0.62%) iPhone
8 1 (0.31%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.31%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.31%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.31%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 66 (20.50%) Linux
2 28 (8.70%) Windows
3 22 (6.83%) Unix
4 4 (1.24%) Android
4 4 (1.24%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.62%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (34.78%) OO
2 108 (33.54%) MVC
3 77 (23.91%) OOP
4 69 (21.43%) OO PHP
5 60 (18.63%) Agile Software Development
6 56 (17.39%) E-Commerce
7 47 (14.60%) Web Development
8 40 (12.42%) Front End Development
9 26 (8.07%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (6.83%) Software Engineering
11 21 (6.52%) Scrum
11 21 (6.52%) TDD
11 21 (6.52%) Web Application Development
12 19 (5.90%) Open Source
13 18 (5.59%) High Availability
14 12 (3.73%) Web Design
15 9 (2.80%) SOA
15 9 (2.80%) Unit Testing
16 8 (2.48%) Secure Coding
17 7 (2.17%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 322 (100.00%) PHP
2 270 (83.85%) JavaScript
3 50 (15.53%) SQL
4 16 (4.97%) Java
5 7 (2.17%) Python
6 6 (1.86%) C++
7 5 (1.55%) C#
7 5 (1.55%) PHP 5
7 5 (1.55%) Ruby
8 4 (1.24%) VB.NET
9 3 (0.93%) VB
10 1 (0.31%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.31%) C
10 1 (0.31%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.31%) Perl
10 1 (0.31%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.31%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (7.76%) Degree
2 1 (0.31%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.31%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.31%) QA
1 1 (0.31%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (0.62%) Docker
1 2 (0.62%) Varnish
2 1 (0.31%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 12 (3.73%) Puppet
2 11 (3.42%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.93%) Graphite
4 1 (0.31%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.31%) Packer
Vendors
1 55 (17.08%) Zend
2 9 (2.80%) Adobe
2 9 (2.80%) Google
3 2 (0.62%) PayPal
3 2 (0.62%) WorldPay
4 1 (0.31%) Salesforce.com
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Agentis Solution
Salary: Salary DOE
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ferndown, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
First Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Ives, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
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Salary: £25000 - £32000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Novate IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorset
Coded People
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorset
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Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Clifton Asset Management Plc
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 8 days ago
Bournemouth
Talent Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Tewkesbury
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Salary: 35000-47000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Yeovil
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Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Bournemouth
Talent Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Swindon
greywood
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
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