The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 33 43 40
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Permanent jobs citing PHP 362 355 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.99% 6.16% 6.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.20% 10.82% 11.79%
Number of salaries quoted 321 337 358
Median salary £34,750 £36,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.79% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £27,000 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,150 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
PHP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2968 3282 3521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 57.34% 56.95% 54.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2516 2839 3071
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

PHP
Salary Trend in the South West

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

PHP Salary Trend in the South West

PHP
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the South West region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

PHP Salary Histogram in the South West

PHP
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 within the South West region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +31 97 £40,000 +3.89% 8
Bristol -3 73 £38,500 -3.75% 17
Somerset -3 54 £31,500 -16.55% 5
Devon +9 46 £32,500 -7.14% 5
Dorset -15 39 £32,500 -7.14% 14
Wiltshire +18 27 £32,500 -9.72% 3
Cornwall +1 24 £27,500 +3.77% 3
Avon - 1 - -
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for PHP.

1 495 (69.13%) HTML
2 494 (68.99%) JavaScript
3 447 (62.43%) CSS
4 319 (44.55%) MySQL
5 296 (41.34%) jQuery
6 256 (35.75%) Web Development
7 225 (31.42%) Agile Software Development
8 222 (31.01%) Linux
9 192 (26.82%) Git (software)
10 189 (26.40%) MVC
11 169 (23.60%) Java
12 144 (20.11%) OO
13 132 (18.44%) AngularJS
14 131 (18.30%) HTML5
15 126 (17.60%) Web Services
16 116 (16.20%) SQL
17 111 (15.50%) LAMP
17 111 (15.50%) WordPress
18 109 (15.22%) Laravel
19 104 (14.53%) Zend
20 99 (13.83%) XML
21 98 (13.69%) Scrum
22 96 (13.41%) .NET
23 93 (12.99%) Drupal
24 90 (12.57%) Python
25 88 (12.29%) Apache
25 88 (12.29%) SOAP
26 86 (12.01%) C#
26 86 (12.01%) Subversion
27 84 (11.73%) OOP

PHP
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
1 111 (15.50%) WordPress
2 93 (12.99%) Drupal
3 88 (12.29%) Apache
4 44 (6.15%) Confluence
4 44 (6.15%) JBoss
5 35 (4.89%) IIS
6 33 (4.61%) CMS
6 33 (4.61%) Joomla!
7 31 (4.33%) Tomcat
8 27 (3.77%) Alfresco
9 25 (3.49%) Jetty
9 25 (3.49%) WebLogic
9 25 (3.49%) WebSphere
10 19 (2.65%) Elasticsearch
11 12 (1.68%) Apache Solr
11 12 (1.68%) BizTalk Server
12 10 (1.40%) PrestaShop
13 9 (1.26%) OpenStack
14 8 (1.12%) Apache Pig
14 8 (1.12%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 42 (5.87%) Photoshop
2 31 (4.33%) MS Excel
3 15 (2.09%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (0.84%) MS Office
5 3 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.42%) InDesign
6 2 (0.28%) SPSS
7 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 62 (8.66%) Magento
2 9 (1.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.56%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (0.28%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 36 (5.03%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (4.61%) GitHub
3 11 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.98%) SaaS
5 6 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (0.84%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 3 (0.42%) Dropbox
6 3 (0.42%) PaaS
7 2 (0.28%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (5.73%) Internet
2 16 (2.23%) HTTP
2 16 (2.23%) TCP/IP
3 13 (1.82%) Firewall
4 11 (1.54%) Intranet
5 10 (1.40%) SSL
6 6 (0.84%) SSH
7 3 (0.42%) DNS
7 3 (0.42%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (0.42%) NAS
7 3 (0.42%) Network Security
7 3 (0.42%) NFC
7 3 (0.42%) SAN
7 3 (0.42%) Skype
8 2 (0.28%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.28%) SMTP
8 2 (0.28%) VLAN
8 2 (0.28%) VPN
9 1 (0.14%) FTP
9 1 (0.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 319 (44.55%) MySQL
2 69 (9.64%) MongoDB
3 66 (9.22%) SQL Server
4 43 (6.01%) NoSQL
5 37 (5.17%) Relational Database
6 33 (4.61%) PostgreSQL
7 27 (3.77%) Redis
8 24 (3.35%) MS Access
9 23 (3.21%) Apache Cassandra
10 22 (3.07%) Big Data
11 19 (2.65%) Hadoop
12 12 (1.68%) Couchbase
13 11 (1.54%) Riak
14 8 (1.12%) Apache Hive
15 6 (0.84%) RDBMS
16 4 (0.56%) Oracle Database
17 3 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
17 3 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
17 3 (0.42%) HBase
17 3 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 192 (26.82%) Git (software)
2 86 (12.01%) Subversion
3 63 (8.80%) JIRA
4 41 (5.73%) Maven
5 37 (5.17%) gulp
6 36 (5.03%) Jenkins
7 32 (4.47%) Eclipse
8 28 (3.91%) PHPUnit
9 26 (3.63%) Grunt
9 26 (3.63%) Vagrant
10 24 (3.35%) Mercurial
11 20 (2.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 19 (2.65%) Selenium
13 17 (2.37%) JUnit
13 17 (2.37%) Oracle Forms
13 17 (2.37%) Visual Studio
14 15 (2.09%) Mockito
15 12 (1.68%) EasyMock
15 12 (1.68%) IntelliJ
15 12 (1.68%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 71 (9.92%) Finance
2 51 (7.12%) Telecoms
3 47 (6.56%) Marketing
4 26 (3.63%) Retail
5 21 (2.93%) Banking
6 18 (2.51%) Manufacturing
7 14 (1.96%) Advertising
8 12 (1.68%) Back Office
9 10 (1.40%) Electronics
10 8 (1.12%) Games
11 6 (0.84%) Publishing
12 2 (0.28%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.14%) Automotive
13 1 (0.14%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 532 (74.30%) Developer
2 341 (47.63%) PHP Developer
3 120 (16.76%) Web Developer
4 71 (9.92%) PHP Web Developer
5 63 (8.80%) Senior Developer
6 42 (5.87%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 38 (5.31%) Analyst
8 35 (4.89%) Software Engineer
9 34 (4.75%) Applications Support
9 34 (4.75%) Java Developer
9 34 (4.75%) Junior
9 34 (4.75%) Senior PHP Developer
10 33 (4.61%) Junior Developer
11 30 (4.19%) JavaScript Developer
12 29 (4.05%) Designer
12 29 (4.05%) HTML Developer
13 27 (3.77%) HTML CSS Developer
14 24 (3.35%) Software Developer
15 22 (3.07%) Drupal Developer
16 21 (2.93%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 495 (69.13%) HTML
2 447 (62.43%) CSS
3 296 (41.34%) jQuery
4 132 (18.44%) AngularJS
5 131 (18.30%) HTML5
6 126 (17.60%) Web Services
7 111 (15.50%) LAMP
8 109 (15.22%) Laravel
9 99 (13.83%) XML
10 96 (13.41%) .NET
11 88 (12.29%) SOAP
12 83 (11.59%) JSON
13 78 (10.89%) CSS3
14 77 (10.75%) REST
15 72 (10.06%) Sass
16 58 (8.10%) Ajax
17 48 (6.70%) Symfony
18 46 (6.42%) Backbone.js
19 44 (6.15%) CodeIgniter
19 44 (6.15%) React
Miscellaneous
1 54 (7.54%) User Experience
2 43 (6.01%) Computer Science
3 28 (3.91%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (3.07%) Digital Media
5 15 (2.09%) Mobile App
6 14 (1.96%) Data Centre
7 12 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (1.68%) Mathematics
8 11 (1.54%) Social Media
9 10 (1.40%) RIA
10 8 (1.12%) Algorithms
11 7 (0.98%) Cryptography
11 7 (0.98%) Management Information System
11 7 (0.98%) Physics
12 6 (0.84%) iPad
12 6 (0.84%) N-Tier
13 5 (0.70%) Blog
14 4 (0.56%) CESG
14 4 (0.56%) Data Integration
15 3 (0.42%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 222 (31.01%) Linux
2 52 (7.26%) Android
3 51 (7.12%) Apple iOS
3 51 (7.12%) Windows
4 44 (6.15%) Unix
5 26 (3.63%) Mac OS X
6 20 (2.79%) CentOS
7 14 (1.96%) Debian
8 9 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (1.12%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.28%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.14%) Solaris
11 1 (0.14%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 256 (35.75%) Web Development
2 225 (31.42%) Agile Software Development
3 189 (26.40%) MVC
4 144 (20.11%) OO
5 98 (13.69%) Scrum
6 84 (11.73%) OOP
7 81 (11.31%) E-Commerce
8 78 (10.89%) ITIL
8 78 (10.89%) OO PHP
9 69 (9.64%) Software Engineering
10 68 (9.50%) Kanban
10 68 (9.50%) Open Source
10 68 (9.50%) TDD
11 66 (9.22%) Front End Development
12 53 (7.40%) Cybersecurity
13 50 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
14 43 (6.01%) User Stories
15 41 (5.73%) SDLC
15 41 (5.73%) Web Design
16 40 (5.59%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 494 (68.99%) JavaScript
2 169 (23.60%) Java
3 116 (16.20%) SQL
4 90 (12.57%) Python
5 86 (12.01%) C#
6 54 (7.54%) C
7 46 (6.42%) PowerShell
8 45 (6.28%) Bash Shell
9 35 (4.89%) C++
10 29 (4.05%) VBA
11 26 (3.63%) Perl
12 21 (2.93%) PHP 5
13 17 (2.37%) Delphi
13 17 (2.37%) Objective-C
13 17 (2.37%) Pascal
14 15 (2.09%) Ruby
15 12 (1.68%) Go
16 8 (1.12%) T-SQL
16 8 (1.12%) VB.NET
17 7 (0.98%) R
Qualifications
1 62 (8.66%) Security Cleared
2 60 (8.38%) Degree
3 33 (4.61%) SC Cleared
4 30 (4.19%) DV Cleared
5 10 (1.40%) CCNA
5 10 (1.40%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (1.12%) CISSP
6 8 (1.12%) CompTIA Security+
6 8 (1.12%) GIAC
6 8 (1.12%) Linux+ Certification
6 8 (1.12%) MCSE
6 8 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (1.12%) Network+ Certification
6 8 (1.12%) SANS
6 8 (1.12%) Security+ Certification
6 8 (1.12%) SSCP
7 4 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.28%) Postgraduate
8 2 (0.28%) RHCE
8 2 (0.28%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (0.98%) SLA
2 4 (0.56%) QA
2 4 (0.56%) WCAG
3 2 (0.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (2.65%) Docker
2 15 (2.09%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.12%) vSphere
4 7 (0.98%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.28%) Gluster
6 2 (0.28%) iptables
6 2 (0.28%) KVM
7 1 (0.14%) Firmware
7 1 (0.14%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 23 (3.21%) Ansible
1 23 (3.21%) Puppet
2 19 (2.65%) Nagios
3 17 (2.37%) Salt
4 14 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (1.12%) Kibana
5 8 (1.12%) logstash
6 3 (0.42%) cPanel
7 2 (0.28%) Check_MK
7 2 (0.28%) Graylog
7 2 (0.28%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 2 (0.28%) Pingdom
8 1 (0.14%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 104 (14.53%) Zend
2 39 (5.45%) Oracle
3 35 (4.89%) Adobe
4 28 (3.91%) Microsoft
5 19 (2.65%) Atlassian
5 19 (2.65%) IBM
5 19 (2.65%) Red Hat
6 17 (2.37%) HP
7 12 (1.68%) Google
7 12 (1.68%) Infobright
8 11 (1.54%) Apple
9 9 (1.26%) SAP
10 8 (1.12%) VMware
11 7 (0.98%) PayPal
12 6 (0.84%) Remedy
13 5 (0.70%) Facebook
14 4 (0.56%) Citrix
14 4 (0.56%) Sencha
14 4 (0.56%) Twitter
15 3 (0.42%) Cisco
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Gloucestershire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Devon
Guru Careers
Salary: 26000-35000 Per Annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Penzance
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Frome, Somerset
ISL
Posted: 6 days ago
Newquay
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Vivid Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cirencester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Dorset
WestPoint Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + unique benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £29000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + benefits & great projects
Posted: 5 days ago
Cornwall
Novate IT
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Great benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Novate IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum Competative Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago