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

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 42 40 36
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Permanent jobs citing PHP 332 363 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.11% 6.22% 6.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.80% 10.77% 11.67%
Number of salaries quoted 317 345 361
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,550 £23,000 £24,330
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
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
3075 3370 3505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 56.61% 57.71% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2651 2907 3017
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,500 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,400
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 July 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 July 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
Bristol -11 87 £35,000 -6.66% 14
Dorset +14 86 £35,000 +25.00% 12
Wiltshire +50 48 £37,500 -11.76% 10
Gloucestershire 0 46 £32,500 -13.33% 7
Somerset -22 35 £40,000 +14.28% 12
Cornwall -1 15 £32,500 +25.00% 4
Devon -8 14 £30,000 -14.28% 4
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 543 (73.28%) HTML
2 512 (69.10%) JavaScript
3 475 (64.10%) CSS
4 340 (45.88%) MySQL
5 273 (36.84%) jQuery
6 261 (35.22%) Linux
7 257 (34.68%) Web Development
8 217 (29.28%) MVC
9 191 (25.78%) HTML5
10 165 (22.27%) Git (software)
11 153 (20.65%) Agile Software Development
11 153 (20.65%) Java
12 152 (20.51%) LAMP
13 147 (19.84%) SQL
14 125 (16.87%) Laravel
15 124 (16.73%) CSS3
16 123 (16.60%) OO
17 120 (16.19%) Apache
17 120 (16.19%) WordPress
18 112 (15.11%) E-Commerce
19 109 (14.71%) Telecoms
20 105 (14.17%) Subversion
21 101 (13.63%) XML
22 100 (13.50%) AngularJS
23 98 (13.23%) Drupal
24 95 (12.82%) Sass
25 93 (12.55%) Web Services
26 90 (12.15%) .NET
27 88 (11.88%) TDD
28 83 (11.20%) User Experience

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
1 120 (16.19%) Apache
1 120 (16.19%) WordPress
2 98 (13.23%) Drupal
3 49 (6.61%) CMS
4 36 (4.86%) Joomla!
5 28 (3.78%) Alfresco
6 24 (3.24%) JBoss
7 22 (2.97%) SharePoint
8 21 (2.83%) IIS
8 21 (2.83%) WebLogic
9 20 (2.70%) WebSphere
10 16 (2.16%) Elasticsearch
11 15 (2.02%) Apache Solr
12 14 (1.89%) PrestaShop
13 12 (1.62%) ColdFusion
13 12 (1.62%) Confluence
14 11 (1.48%) Tomcat
15 10 (1.35%) nginx
16 7 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
16 7 (0.94%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 27 (3.64%) Photoshop
2 24 (3.24%) MS Excel
3 16 (2.16%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (1.08%) MS Office
5 5 (0.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 69 (9.31%) Magento
2 9 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.94%) Shopify
4 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 24 (3.24%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (3.10%) GitHub
3 17 (2.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.94%) Google Analytics
5 4 (0.54%) SaaS
6 2 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 2 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (0.27%) PaaS
7 1 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.13%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 48 (6.48%) Internet
2 18 (2.43%) DNS
3 17 (2.29%) TCP/IP
4 16 (2.16%) HTTP
5 12 (1.62%) Intrusion Detection
6 11 (1.48%) SMTP
7 8 (1.08%) LAN
8 7 (0.94%) Intranet
9 6 (0.81%) Firewall
9 6 (0.81%) VLAN
10 5 (0.67%) EIGRP
10 5 (0.67%) IPv4
10 5 (0.67%) IPv6
10 5 (0.67%) MPLS
10 5 (0.67%) OSPF
10 5 (0.67%) SNMP
10 5 (0.67%) WAN
11 4 (0.54%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (0.40%) BGP
12 3 (0.40%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 340 (45.88%) MySQL
2 75 (10.12%) SQL Server
3 46 (6.21%) MongoDB
4 28 (3.78%) NoSQL
5 23 (3.10%) Relational Database
6 22 (2.97%) PostgreSQL
7 18 (2.43%) Big Data
8 17 (2.29%) Redis
8 17 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 15 (2.02%) Couchbase
9 15 (2.02%) MS Access
10 12 (1.62%) Apache Cassandra
11 10 (1.35%) Oracle Database
11 10 (1.35%) RDBMS
12 9 (1.21%) Hadoop
13 8 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
13 8 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 7 (0.94%) DB2
15 6 (0.81%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 165 (22.27%) Git (software)
2 105 (14.17%) Subversion
3 55 (7.42%) Jenkins
3 55 (7.42%) PHPUnit
4 44 (5.94%) Maven
5 42 (5.67%) JIRA
6 36 (4.86%) gulp
7 26 (3.51%) Grunt
8 21 (2.83%) Ant
9 19 (2.56%) Apache Ivy
10 18 (2.43%) Mercurial
10 18 (2.43%) Visual Studio
11 17 (2.29%) Oracle Forms
11 17 (2.29%) Vagrant
12 16 (2.16%) Bower
13 15 (2.02%) JUnit
13 15 (2.02%) Selenium
14 12 (1.62%) Mockito
15 11 (1.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 10 (1.35%) Eclipse
General
1 109 (14.71%) Telecoms
2 74 (9.99%) Finance
3 67 (9.04%) Marketing
4 31 (4.18%) Banking
5 30 (4.05%) Retail
6 24 (3.24%) Advertising
7 17 (2.29%) Manufacturing
8 12 (1.62%) Electronics
9 10 (1.35%) Games
9 10 (1.35%) Law
10 7 (0.94%) Publishing
11 6 (0.81%) Back Office
11 6 (0.81%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.13%) Automotive
12 1 (0.13%) Billing
12 1 (0.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 562 (75.84%) Developer
2 339 (45.75%) PHP Developer
3 152 (20.51%) Web Developer
4 76 (10.26%) PHP Web Developer
5 56 (7.56%) Junior
6 51 (6.88%) Senior Developer
7 47 (6.34%) Junior Developer
8 41 (5.53%) JavaScript Developer
9 40 (5.40%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 32 (4.32%) Java Developer
11 31 (4.18%) HTML Developer
12 29 (3.91%) HTML CSS Developer
13 28 (3.78%) Senior PHP Developer
14 27 (3.64%) Junior Web Developer
15 26 (3.51%) WordPress Developer
16 25 (3.37%) Junior PHP Developer
16 25 (3.37%) LAMP Developer
17 24 (3.24%) Drupal Developer
18 22 (2.97%) PHP LAMP Developer
18 22 (2.97%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 543 (73.28%) HTML
2 475 (64.10%) CSS
3 273 (36.84%) jQuery
4 191 (25.78%) HTML5
5 152 (20.51%) LAMP
6 125 (16.87%) Laravel
7 124 (16.73%) CSS3
8 101 (13.63%) XML
9 100 (13.50%) AngularJS
10 95 (12.82%) Sass
11 93 (12.55%) Web Services
12 90 (12.15%) .NET
13 76 (10.26%) REST
14 69 (9.31%) SOAP
15 67 (9.04%) Symfony
16 65 (8.77%) JSON
17 61 (8.23%) Ajax
18 59 (7.96%) CodeIgniter
19 53 (7.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 48 (6.48%) React
Miscellaneous
1 83 (11.20%) User Experience
2 64 (8.64%) Digital Media
3 41 (5.53%) Mobile App
4 37 (4.99%) Computer Science
5 35 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (2.29%) RIA
7 13 (1.75%) Social Media
8 12 (1.62%) Data Centre
9 7 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (0.81%) Graphic Design
10 6 (0.81%) iPad
10 6 (0.81%) Photography
11 5 (0.67%) Blog
12 4 (0.54%) SCADA
13 3 (0.40%) Algorithms
13 3 (0.40%) Data Structures
13 3 (0.40%) Management Information System
14 2 (0.27%) Animation
14 2 (0.27%) e-Learning
14 2 (0.27%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 261 (35.22%) Linux
2 59 (7.96%) Unix
3 57 (7.69%) Windows
4 50 (6.75%) Android
5 42 (5.67%) Apple iOS
6 26 (3.51%) Debian
7 14 (1.89%) Mac OS X
8 11 (1.48%) Solaris
9 9 (1.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (1.08%) Ubuntu
11 4 (0.54%) Windows Server
12 1 (0.13%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.13%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 257 (34.68%) Web Development
2 217 (29.28%) MVC
3 153 (20.65%) Agile Software Development
4 123 (16.60%) OO
5 112 (15.11%) E-Commerce
6 88 (11.88%) TDD
7 74 (9.99%) Continuous Integration
8 69 (9.31%) OOP
8 69 (9.31%) Open Source
9 64 (8.64%) OO PHP
10 63 (8.50%) Front End Development
11 60 (8.10%) Software Engineering
12 56 (7.56%) Scrum
12 56 (7.56%) SDLC
13 42 (5.67%) Mobile Development
14 37 (4.99%) SEO
14 37 (4.99%) Web Design
15 35 (4.72%) Project Management
15 35 (4.72%) Responsive Web Design
16 33 (4.45%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 512 (69.10%) JavaScript
2 153 (20.65%) Java
3 147 (19.84%) SQL
4 76 (10.26%) Python
5 70 (9.45%) C#
6 52 (7.02%) Ruby
7 39 (5.26%) Perl
8 30 (4.05%) C++
8 30 (4.05%) PowerShell
9 19 (2.56%) Bash Shell
9 19 (2.56%) VB
10 18 (2.43%) Delphi
11 15 (2.02%) VBA
12 11 (1.48%) Objective-C
12 11 (1.48%) Pascal
13 9 (1.21%) C
14 7 (0.94%) ActionScript
14 7 (0.94%) Go
15 6 (0.81%) Clojure
16 5 (0.67%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 48 (6.48%) Degree
1 48 (6.48%) Security Cleared
2 38 (5.13%) SC Cleared
3 18 (2.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (2.02%) MCSD
5 10 (1.35%) MCSE
6 9 (1.21%) DV Cleared
7 6 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (0.67%) CISSP
8 5 (0.67%) GIAC
8 5 (0.67%) SANS
9 4 (0.54%) CREST Certified
10 3 (0.40%) CCNA
10 3 (0.40%) CCNP
10 3 (0.40%) CLAS
10 3 (0.40%) GPEN
10 3 (0.40%) OSCE
10 3 (0.40%) OSCP
10 3 (0.40%) OSWP
10 3 (0.40%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (1.75%) QA
2 2 (0.27%) SLA
3 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (2.16%) Docker
2 5 (0.67%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (0.54%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.27%) vSphere
5 1 (0.13%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.13%) Gluster
5 1 (0.13%) iptables
5 1 (0.13%) KVM
Systems Management
1 22 (2.97%) Puppet
2 15 (2.02%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (1.75%) Ansible
4 12 (1.62%) Nagios
5 6 (0.81%) Salt
6 4 (0.54%) Kibana
6 4 (0.54%) logstash
7 2 (0.27%) Zenoss
8 1 (0.13%) Check_MK
8 1 (0.13%) Graylog
8 1 (0.13%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 1 (0.13%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 63 (8.50%) Zend
2 62 (8.37%) Oracle
3 52 (7.02%) Adobe
4 45 (6.07%) Microsoft
5 19 (2.56%) IBM
6 17 (2.29%) Google
7 16 (2.16%) Apple
8 9 (1.21%) SAP
9 8 (1.08%) Red Hat
10 7 (0.94%) ATG
10 7 (0.94%) Demandware
10 7 (0.94%) hybris
10 7 (0.94%) PayPal
10 7 (0.94%) Venda
10 7 (0.94%) VMware
11 6 (0.81%) Infobright
12 5 (0.67%) Facebook
12 5 (0.67%) Sage
13 4 (0.54%) Cisco
13 4 (0.54%) Twitter
Bournemouth, Dorset
Computer People
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55,000 + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Christchurch, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Relocation assistance, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Searchability
Salary: £27000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Searchability
Salary: £32000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Eden Lea UK Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Ives, Cambridgeshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + plus superb benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Zoopla Property Group Plc
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Zoopla Property Group Plc
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Zoopla Property Group Plc
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Fasthosts Internet Ltd
Salary: up to £45K depending on experience
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol, Avon
NCT (National Childbirth Trust)
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago