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

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 34 41 36
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs citing PHP 362 376 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 7.01% 6.24% 7.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.26% 11.01% 12.46%
Number of salaries quoted 344 358 393
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,439 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+4.11% +1.44%
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
2953 3416 3514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 57.15% 56.72% 56.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2549 2931 3004
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,346 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.36% -

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 1 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 1 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
Dorset +26 93 £37,500 +30.43% 10
Bristol -17 79 £32,750 -12.66% 20
Wiltshire +54 59 £35,000 -7.89% 7
Gloucestershire -4 48 £37,500 - 5
Somerset -15 42 £40,000 +14.28% 8
Devon +11 23 £30,000 -14.28% 5
Cornwall +7 17 £32,500 +38.29% 1
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 558 (72.28%) HTML
2 529 (68.52%) JavaScript
3 499 (64.64%) CSS
4 368 (47.67%) MySQL
5 282 (36.53%) jQuery
6 267 (34.59%) Linux
7 259 (33.55%) Web Development
8 223 (28.89%) MVC
9 212 (27.46%) HTML5
10 168 (21.76%) LAMP
11 167 (21.63%) Git (software)
12 153 (19.82%) SQL
13 148 (19.17%) Java
13 148 (19.17%) CSS3
14 144 (18.65%) Agile Software Development
15 138 (17.88%) OO
16 134 (17.36%) Apache
17 126 (16.32%) Laravel
18 125 (16.19%) WordPress
18 125 (16.19%) E-Commerce
19 118 (15.28%) Telecoms
20 104 (13.47%) XML
21 102 (13.21%) Drupal
22 98 (12.69%) .NET
23 94 (12.18%) Sass
24 92 (11.92%) AngularJS
25 91 (11.79%) Subversion
26 90 (11.66%) TDD
26 90 (11.66%) User Experience
27 88 (11.40%) SQL Server

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
1 134 (17.36%) Apache
2 125 (16.19%) WordPress
3 102 (13.21%) Drupal
4 69 (8.94%) CMS
5 31 (4.02%) Joomla!
6 29 (3.76%) SharePoint
7 24 (3.11%) Alfresco
7 24 (3.11%) IIS
8 17 (2.20%) WebLogic
9 16 (2.07%) WebSphere
10 14 (1.81%) JBoss
11 13 (1.68%) Elasticsearch
12 12 (1.55%) Apache Solr
12 12 (1.55%) PrestaShop
13 11 (1.42%) BizTalk Server
13 11 (1.42%) ColdFusion
13 11 (1.42%) Confluence
14 10 (1.30%) nginx
15 8 (1.04%) Tomcat
16 7 (0.91%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 24 (3.11%) Photoshop
2 22 (2.85%) MS Excel
3 13 (1.68%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (1.17%) MS Office
5 7 (0.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 63 (8.16%) Magento
2 11 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.91%) Shopify
4 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 22 (2.85%) Amazon AWS
1 22 (2.85%) GitHub
2 19 (2.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.91%) Google Analytics
4 4 (0.52%) SaaS
5 3 (0.39%) Trello
6 2 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 2 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.26%) PaaS
7 1 (0.13%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 38 (4.92%) Internet
2 18 (2.33%) DNS
3 16 (2.07%) LAN
3 16 (2.07%) VLAN
4 15 (1.94%) EIGRP
4 15 (1.94%) IPv4
4 15 (1.94%) IPv6
4 15 (1.94%) MPLS
4 15 (1.94%) OSPF
4 15 (1.94%) SNMP
4 15 (1.94%) TCP/IP
5 13 (1.68%) HTTP
5 13 (1.68%) WAN
6 12 (1.55%) Intrusion Detection
7 11 (1.42%) SMTP
8 9 (1.17%) BGP
8 9 (1.17%) L2TP
9 7 (0.91%) Intranet
9 7 (0.91%) VoIP
10 5 (0.65%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 368 (47.67%) MySQL
2 88 (11.40%) SQL Server
3 37 (4.79%) MongoDB
4 26 (3.37%) Relational Database
5 25 (3.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 22 (2.85%) NoSQL
7 15 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 14 (1.81%) Big Data
9 13 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
9 13 (1.68%) RDBMS
10 12 (1.55%) Couchbase
10 12 (1.55%) MS Access
10 12 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (1.17%) Oracle Database
12 8 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
13 7 (0.91%) DB2
13 7 (0.91%) Redis
14 6 (0.78%) Hadoop
15 5 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
16 4 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 167 (21.63%) Git (software)
2 91 (11.79%) Subversion
3 56 (7.25%) PHPUnit
4 49 (6.35%) Jenkins
5 42 (5.44%) JIRA
6 38 (4.92%) gulp
7 35 (4.53%) Maven
8 28 (3.63%) Grunt
9 20 (2.59%) Bower
10 19 (2.46%) Ant
11 18 (2.33%) Mercurial
11 18 (2.33%) Visual Studio
12 17 (2.20%) Apache Ivy
13 15 (1.94%) Oracle Forms
13 15 (1.94%) Selenium
14 11 (1.42%) Vagrant
15 8 (1.04%) Cucumber
15 8 (1.04%) JUnit
16 7 (0.91%) PhpStorm
17 6 (0.78%) Mockito
General
1 118 (15.28%) Telecoms
2 62 (8.03%) Finance
2 62 (8.03%) Marketing
3 33 (4.27%) Banking
3 33 (4.27%) Retail
4 28 (3.63%) Advertising
5 14 (1.81%) Games
5 14 (1.81%) Manufacturing
6 13 (1.68%) Law
7 10 (1.30%) Electronics
8 6 (0.78%) Multimedia
8 6 (0.78%) Publishing
9 4 (0.52%) Back Office
10 1 (0.13%) Automotive
10 1 (0.13%) Billing
10 1 (0.13%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.13%) Local Government
10 1 (0.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 590 (76.42%) Developer
2 358 (46.37%) PHP Developer
3 164 (21.24%) Web Developer
4 79 (10.23%) PHP Web Developer
5 54 (6.99%) Junior
6 53 (6.87%) Senior Developer
7 51 (6.61%) JavaScript Developer
8 42 (5.44%) Junior Developer
9 38 (4.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 34 (4.40%) MySQL Developer
10 34 (4.40%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 31 (4.02%) Senior PHP Developer
12 30 (3.89%) Administrator
13 29 (3.76%) HTML Developer
13 29 (3.76%) Junior Web Developer
14 28 (3.63%) WordPress Developer
15 27 (3.50%) HTML CSS Developer
15 27 (3.50%) Java Developer
15 27 (3.50%) Systems Administrator
16 26 (3.37%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 558 (72.28%) HTML
2 499 (64.64%) CSS
3 282 (36.53%) jQuery
4 212 (27.46%) HTML5
5 168 (21.76%) LAMP
6 148 (19.17%) CSS3
7 126 (16.32%) Laravel
8 104 (13.47%) XML
9 98 (12.69%) .NET
10 94 (12.18%) Sass
11 92 (11.92%) AngularJS
12 87 (11.27%) Web Services
13 82 (10.62%) Symfony
14 66 (8.55%) REST
15 62 (8.03%) SOAP
16 61 (7.90%) Ajax
17 54 (6.99%) CodeIgniter
18 53 (6.87%) JSON
18 53 (6.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 49 (6.35%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 90 (11.66%) User Experience
2 64 (8.29%) Digital Media
3 50 (6.48%) Mobile App
4 40 (5.18%) Computer Science
5 32 (4.15%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (1.81%) RIA
7 11 (1.42%) Social Media
8 7 (0.91%) Data Centre
9 6 (0.78%) Photography
10 5 (0.65%) Graphic Design
10 5 (0.65%) iPad
11 4 (0.52%) Blog
11 4 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.52%) SCADA
12 3 (0.39%) Algorithms
12 3 (0.39%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.39%) Virtual Team
13 2 (0.26%) Animation
13 2 (0.26%) Credit Risk
13 2 (0.26%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 267 (34.59%) Linux
2 66 (8.55%) Windows
3 56 (7.25%) Unix
4 48 (6.22%) Android
5 42 (5.44%) Apple iOS
6 22 (2.85%) Debian
7 11 (1.42%) Solaris
8 10 (1.30%) Mac OS X
8 10 (1.30%) Windows Server
9 9 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (1.17%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.13%) CentOS
10 1 (0.13%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.13%) Fedora
10 1 (0.13%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 259 (33.55%) Web Development
2 223 (28.89%) MVC
3 144 (18.65%) Agile Software Development
4 138 (17.88%) OO
5 125 (16.19%) E-Commerce
6 90 (11.66%) TDD
7 75 (9.72%) OOP
8 74 (9.59%) Continuous Integration
8 74 (9.59%) OO PHP
9 64 (8.29%) Front End Development
10 63 (8.16%) Open Source
11 61 (7.90%) Software Engineering
12 52 (6.74%) SDLC
13 46 (5.96%) Scrum
14 39 (5.05%) Mobile Development
15 36 (4.66%) Responsive Web Design
15 36 (4.66%) SEO
16 34 (4.40%) CRM
16 34 (4.40%) Web Design
17 32 (4.15%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 529 (68.52%) JavaScript
2 153 (19.82%) SQL
3 148 (19.17%) Java
4 72 (9.33%) C#
5 68 (8.81%) Python
6 55 (7.12%) Ruby
7 50 (6.48%) Perl
8 27 (3.50%) C++
8 27 (3.50%) PowerShell
9 23 (2.98%) VB
10 20 (2.59%) Delphi
11 16 (2.07%) Bash Shell
12 15 (1.94%) VBA
13 9 (1.17%) Objective-C
13 9 (1.17%) Pascal
14 7 (0.91%) ActionScript
15 6 (0.78%) PHP 5
16 5 (0.65%) ActionScript 2.0
16 5 (0.65%) ActionScript 3.0
16 5 (0.65%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 54 (6.99%) Degree
2 45 (5.83%) Security Cleared
3 38 (4.92%) SC Cleared
4 19 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (2.20%) MCSD
6 9 (1.17%) MCSE
7 6 (0.78%) DV Cleared
8 5 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (0.52%) CISSP
9 4 (0.52%) CREST Certified
9 4 (0.52%) GIAC
9 4 (0.52%) SANS
10 3 (0.39%) CCNP
10 3 (0.39%) CLAS
10 3 (0.39%) GPEN
10 3 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.39%) OSCE
10 3 (0.39%) OSCP
10 3 (0.39%) OSWP
10 3 (0.39%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (1.68%) QA
2 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (2.07%) Docker
2 6 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (0.52%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.26%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.13%) Gluster
5 1 (0.13%) iptables
5 1 (0.13%) KVM
5 1 (0.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (2.59%) Puppet
2 12 (1.55%) Ansible
2 12 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (1.42%) Nagios
4 3 (0.39%) Salt
4 3 (0.39%) Zenoss
5 2 (0.26%) Kibana
5 2 (0.26%) logstash
6 1 (0.13%) Check_MK
6 1 (0.13%) Graylog
6 1 (0.13%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.13%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 67 (8.68%) Zend
2 56 (7.25%) Oracle
3 52 (6.74%) Adobe
4 47 (6.09%) Microsoft
5 16 (2.07%) Google
5 16 (2.07%) IBM
6 14 (1.81%) Apple
7 13 (1.68%) VMware
8 9 (1.17%) Red Hat
9 7 (0.91%) ATG
9 7 (0.91%) Demandware
9 7 (0.91%) hybris
9 7 (0.91%) SAP
9 7 (0.91%) Venda
10 5 (0.65%) Sage
11 4 (0.52%) Cisco
11 4 (0.52%) Facebook
11 4 (0.52%) PayPal
11 4 (0.52%) Twitter
12 3 (0.39%) Dell
Bournemouth, Dorset
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55,000 + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 46 minutes ago
Ferndown, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 45 minutes ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Training
Posted: 1 hour ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Marlborough, Wiltshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + flextime, bonus, pension
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Torquay, Devon
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £18k - 20k per year + Pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Relocation assistance, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Bluetownonline
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 70000 - 75000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £70,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago