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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 37 44 41
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Permanent jobs citing PHP 388 347 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.87% 5.83% 5.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.55% 10.42% 10.30%
Number of salaries quoted 360 325 305
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,950 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +7.46%
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
3091 3329 3407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 54.77% 55.98% 55.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2641 2891 2952
Median salary £41,500 £39,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.41% +6.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £59,400
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +20 97 £40,000 -8.57% 11
Bristol -9 84 £35,500 -5.33% 15
Dorset +2 66 £32,500 +3.17% 5
Somerset -4 44 £33,750 -3.57% 8
Wiltshire +18 39 £35,000 -14.11% 6
Devon +9 34 £32,500 -9.72% 14
Cornwall +1 24 £27,500 +5.76% 9
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 541 (72.04%) HTML
2 522 (69.51%) JavaScript
3 486 (64.71%) CSS
4 319 (42.48%) MySQL
5 296 (39.41%) jQuery
6 270 (35.95%) Web Development
7 253 (33.69%) Linux
8 213 (28.36%) MVC
9 188 (25.03%) Agile Software Development
10 187 (24.90%) Git (software)
11 164 (21.84%) HTML5
12 161 (21.44%) Java
13 140 (18.64%) Laravel
14 139 (18.51%) SQL
15 130 (17.31%) OO
16 126 (16.78%) LAMP
17 120 (15.98%) AngularJS
18 119 (15.85%) Web Services
19 115 (15.31%) WordPress
20 106 (14.11%) CSS3
21 105 (13.98%) XML
22 102 (13.58%) .NET
22 102 (13.58%) Subversion
23 101 (13.45%) Apache
24 94 (12.52%) Drupal
24 94 (12.52%) Sass
25 89 (11.85%) E-Commerce
26 87 (11.58%) Scrum
26 87 (11.58%) REST
27 84 (11.19%) JSON

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
1 115 (15.31%) WordPress
2 101 (13.45%) Apache
3 94 (12.52%) Drupal
4 39 (5.19%) Joomla!
5 38 (5.06%) JBoss
6 34 (4.53%) IIS
7 33 (4.39%) Confluence
8 31 (4.13%) Alfresco
9 30 (3.99%) CMS
9 30 (3.99%) WebSphere
10 26 (3.46%) Tomcat
11 24 (3.20%) WebLogic
12 22 (2.93%) Jetty
13 17 (2.26%) Apache Solr
13 17 (2.26%) Elasticsearch
13 17 (2.26%) PrestaShop
14 13 (1.73%) SharePoint
15 10 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
15 10 (1.33%) nginx
16 8 (1.07%) Moodle
Applications
1 34 (4.53%) Photoshop
2 31 (4.13%) MS Excel
3 14 (1.86%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (1.07%) MS Office
5 4 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 77 (10.25%) Magento
2 7 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.13%) Shopify
4 1 (0.13%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 33 (4.39%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (3.99%) GitHub
3 12 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (0.80%) SaaS
5 5 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (0.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 3 (0.40%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.40%) PaaS
7 2 (0.27%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.13%) IaaS
8 1 (0.13%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 49 (6.52%) Internet
2 18 (2.40%) TCP/IP
3 16 (2.13%) HTTP
4 15 (2.00%) DNS
5 10 (1.33%) Firewall
5 10 (1.33%) Intranet
6 9 (1.20%) Intrusion Detection
7 7 (0.93%) SMTP
8 5 (0.67%) SSL
9 3 (0.40%) Network Security
9 3 (0.40%) SSH
10 2 (0.27%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (0.27%) VLAN
10 2 (0.27%) VPN
10 2 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 319 (42.48%) MySQL
2 77 (10.25%) SQL Server
3 65 (8.66%) MongoDB
4 37 (4.93%) NoSQL
5 31 (4.13%) Relational Database
6 28 (3.73%) PostgreSQL
6 28 (3.73%) Redis
7 23 (3.06%) MS Access
8 19 (2.53%) Apache Cassandra
8 19 (2.53%) Big Data
9 17 (2.26%) Couchbase
10 13 (1.73%) Hadoop
11 10 (1.33%) Data Mining
11 10 (1.33%) Riak
12 8 (1.07%) DB2
13 5 (0.67%) Oracle Database
13 5 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 4 (0.53%) Apache Hive
14 4 (0.53%) RDBMS
14 4 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 187 (24.90%) Git (software)
2 102 (13.58%) Subversion
3 55 (7.32%) JIRA
3 55 (7.32%) PHPUnit
4 46 (6.13%) gulp
5 45 (5.99%) Jenkins
6 42 (5.59%) Maven
7 28 (3.73%) Grunt
8 26 (3.46%) Eclipse
8 26 (3.46%) Mercurial
9 23 (3.06%) Vagrant
10 20 (2.66%) Visual Studio
11 17 (2.26%) Oracle Forms
12 16 (2.13%) Selenium
13 15 (2.00%) Ant
13 15 (2.00%) Apache Ivy
13 15 (2.00%) Bower
13 15 (2.00%) JUnit
14 14 (1.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 14 (1.86%) Mockito
General
1 71 (9.45%) Telecoms
2 69 (9.19%) Finance
3 59 (7.86%) Marketing
4 28 (3.73%) Retail
5 27 (3.60%) Banking
6 20 (2.66%) Advertising
7 16 (2.13%) Manufacturing
8 13 (1.73%) Back Office
9 9 (1.20%) Electronics
10 7 (0.93%) Publishing
11 6 (0.80%) Games
12 5 (0.67%) Law
12 5 (0.67%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.13%) Automotive
13 1 (0.13%) Billing
13 1 (0.13%) Military
13 1 (0.13%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 551 (73.37%) Developer
2 352 (46.87%) PHP Developer
3 142 (18.91%) Web Developer
4 71 (9.45%) PHP Web Developer
5 55 (7.32%) Senior Developer
6 51 (6.79%) Junior
7 44 (5.86%) Junior Developer
8 43 (5.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 36 (4.79%) Analyst
10 35 (4.66%) Java Developer
10 35 (4.66%) Software Engineer
11 34 (4.53%) JavaScript Developer
12 31 (4.13%) Senior PHP Developer
13 30 (3.99%) HTML Developer
14 29 (3.86%) Applications Support
15 28 (3.73%) HTML CSS Developer
16 27 (3.60%) Designer
17 24 (3.20%) Junior PHP Developer
18 22 (2.93%) Digital Developer
18 22 (2.93%) Junior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 541 (72.04%) HTML
2 486 (64.71%) CSS
3 296 (39.41%) jQuery
4 164 (21.84%) HTML5
5 140 (18.64%) Laravel
6 126 (16.78%) LAMP
7 120 (15.98%) AngularJS
8 119 (15.85%) Web Services
9 106 (14.11%) CSS3
10 105 (13.98%) XML
11 102 (13.58%) .NET
12 94 (12.52%) Sass
13 87 (11.58%) REST
14 84 (11.19%) JSON
15 81 (10.79%) SOAP
16 73 (9.72%) Ajax
17 67 (8.92%) CodeIgniter
18 52 (6.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 50 (6.66%) React
20 48 (6.39%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 72 (9.59%) User Experience
2 42 (5.59%) Computer Science
3 41 (5.46%) Digital Media
4 38 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (3.60%) Mobile App
6 15 (2.00%) RIA
7 13 (1.73%) Data Centre
8 11 (1.46%) Social Media
9 9 (1.20%) Algorithms
9 9 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (1.07%) Blog
10 8 (1.07%) Mathematics
11 7 (0.93%) Physics
12 6 (0.80%) Cryptography
13 5 (0.67%) iPad
13 5 (0.67%) Photography
14 4 (0.53%) Clustering
14 4 (0.53%) Management Information System
15 3 (0.40%) Data Structures
16 2 (0.27%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 253 (33.69%) Linux
2 62 (8.26%) Windows
3 51 (6.79%) Android
4 48 (6.39%) Unix
5 45 (5.99%) Apple iOS
6 26 (3.46%) Debian
7 15 (2.00%) CentOS
8 14 (1.86%) Mac OS X
9 8 (1.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (1.07%) Windows Server
10 7 (0.93%) Solaris
11 5 (0.67%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.13%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 270 (35.95%) Web Development
2 213 (28.36%) MVC
3 188 (25.03%) Agile Software Development
4 130 (17.31%) OO
5 89 (11.85%) E-Commerce
6 87 (11.58%) Scrum
7 83 (11.05%) TDD
8 76 (10.12%) OOP
9 71 (9.45%) OO PHP
10 70 (9.32%) Open Source
11 69 (9.19%) Software Engineering
12 68 (9.05%) Continuous Integration
13 62 (8.26%) Front End Development
14 59 (7.86%) ITIL
14 59 (7.86%) SDLC
15 58 (7.72%) Kanban
16 49 (6.52%) Cybersecurity
17 43 (5.73%) Mobile Development
18 40 (5.33%) Web Design
19 38 (5.06%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 522 (69.51%) JavaScript
2 161 (21.44%) Java
3 139 (18.51%) SQL
4 80 (10.65%) C#
4 80 (10.65%) Python
5 35 (4.66%) PowerShell
6 34 (4.53%) Ruby
7 30 (3.99%) C++
8 27 (3.60%) C
9 26 (3.46%) VBA
10 25 (3.33%) Perl
11 23 (3.06%) Bash Shell
12 16 (2.13%) Delphi
12 16 (2.13%) Pascal
13 12 (1.60%) Go
14 9 (1.20%) Objective-C
14 9 (1.20%) VB
15 8 (1.07%) ES6
15 8 (1.07%) T-SQL
16 7 (0.93%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 57 (7.59%) Degree
2 53 (7.06%) Security Cleared
3 37 (4.93%) SC Cleared
4 16 (2.13%) DV Cleared
5 9 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (0.80%) CCNA
7 6 (0.80%) MCSE
8 5 (0.67%) CISSP
8 5 (0.67%) GIAC
8 5 (0.67%) MCSD
8 5 (0.67%) SANS
9 4 (0.53%) CompTIA Security+
9 4 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.53%) Linux+ Certification
9 4 (0.53%) Network+ Certification
9 4 (0.53%) Security+ Certification
9 4 (0.53%) SSCP
10 2 (0.27%) CREST Certified
10 2 (0.27%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (0.93%) QA
2 6 (0.80%) SLA
3 2 (0.27%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.13%) WCAG
System Software
1 26 (3.46%) Docker
2 13 (1.73%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.07%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (0.80%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.53%) vSphere
6 2 (0.27%) Gluster
6 2 (0.27%) iptables
6 2 (0.27%) KVM
Systems Management
1 19 (2.53%) Puppet
2 18 (2.40%) Nagios
3 17 (2.26%) Ansible
4 15 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (1.46%) Salt
6 7 (0.93%) Kibana
6 7 (0.93%) logstash
7 2 (0.27%) Check_MK
7 2 (0.27%) Graylog
7 2 (0.27%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 2 (0.27%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 83 (11.05%) Zend
2 54 (7.19%) Oracle
3 42 (5.59%) Adobe
4 32 (4.26%) Microsoft
5 24 (3.20%) IBM
6 19 (2.53%) Google
7 17 (2.26%) Apple
7 17 (2.26%) Red Hat
8 11 (1.46%) PayPal
9 10 (1.33%) Atlassian
9 10 (1.33%) Infobright
10 9 (1.20%) Facebook
11 8 (1.07%) HP
12 7 (0.93%) ATG
12 7 (0.93%) Demandware
12 7 (0.93%) hybris
12 7 (0.93%) SAP
12 7 (0.93%) Venda
12 7 (0.93%) VMware
13 6 (0.80%) Twitter
Somerset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Circle Recruitment
Posted: 16 hours ago
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus Bupa and Pension
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
Gloucestershire
The One Group
Salary: £25k - 32k per year
Posted: 16 hours ago
Torquay, Devon
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55,000 DOE
Posted: 19 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Yeovil, Somerset
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Yeovil, Somerset
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Exc Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Somerset
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Ives, Cambridgeshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Devon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cornwall
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + company benefits and pension scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 75000
Posted: 2 days ago