The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Programmer
Rank 238 237 222
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Programmer 7 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.11% 0.034% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.035% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 4
Average salary £25,000 £31,500 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.63% -16.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £31,500 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £30,150 £31,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.56%
PHP Programmer
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
6066 5649 5489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.78% 95.21% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5079 4819 4887
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

PHP Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP Programmer in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PHP Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

PHP Programmer
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP Programmer across the South West region.

PHP Programmer Salary Trend in the South West

PHP Programmer
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 Programmer within the South West region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
Somerset - 3 £26,000 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £21,500 -
Bristol +11 1 £30,000 -4.76%
Dorset - 1 £25,000 -
PHP Programmer
England

PHP Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited PHP Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 17 (100.00%) PHP
2 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
3 10 (58.82%) HTML
4 9 (52.94%) MySQL
5 8 (47.06%) CSS
5 8 (47.06%) MVC
6 6 (35.29%) OOP
6 6 (35.29%) LAMP
7 5 (29.41%) Zend
7 5 (29.41%) jQuery
7 5 (29.41%) Drupal
7 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
7 5 (29.41%) OO
7 5 (29.41%) CMS
8 4 (23.53%) SQL
8 4 (23.53%) WordPress
8 4 (23.53%) Subversion
9 3 (17.65%) Content Management
9 3 (17.65%) PHP5
9 3 (17.65%) RESTful
9 3 (17.65%) Java
9 3 (17.65%) Linux
9 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
9 3 (17.65%) Symfony
10 2 (11.76%) Algorithms
10 2 (11.76%) HTML5
10 2 (11.76%) Cyber Security
10 2 (11.76%) XML
10 2 (11.76%) OOD
10 2 (11.76%) CodeIgniter

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited PHP Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (29.41%) CMS
1 5 (29.41%) Drupal
2 4 (23.53%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
2 4 (23.53%) Subversion
3 1 (5.88%) JMeter
3 1 (5.88%) Mercurial
3 1 (5.88%) Xdebug
General
1 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) HTML
2 8 (47.06%) CSS
3 6 (35.29%) LAMP
4 5 (29.41%) jQuery
5 3 (17.65%) Symfony
5 3 (17.65%) RESTful
6 2 (11.76%) HTML5
6 2 (11.76%) CodeIgniter
6 2 (11.76%) XML
7 1 (5.88%) XHTML
7 1 (5.88%) CakePHP
7 1 (5.88%) Yii
7 1 (5.88%) Laravel
7 1 (5.88%) Ember.js
7 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
7 1 (5.88%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (5.88%) Ajax
7 1 (5.88%) JSON
7 1 (5.88%) SOAP
7 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) MVC
2 6 (35.29%) OOP
3 5 (29.41%) OO
4 3 (17.65%) Content Management
5 2 (11.76%) Web Development
5 2 (11.76%) Cyber Security
5 2 (11.76%) OOD
6 1 (5.88%) B2B
6 1 (5.88%) Project Management
6 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.88%) SEO
6 1 (5.88%) Scrum
6 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.88%) Time Management
6 1 (5.88%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) PHP
2 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
3 4 (23.53%) SQL
4 3 (17.65%) Java
4 3 (17.65%) PHP5
5 1 (5.88%) Perl
5 1 (5.88%) Python
5 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) cPanel
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Zend
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle