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

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 44 43 38
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Permanent jobs citing PHP 339 352 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.10% 5.92% 6.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.96% 10.28% 11.14%
Number of salaries quoted 323 330 343
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,750
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.71%
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
3094 3425 3455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.64% 57.60% 56.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2649 2943 2957
Median salary £41,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.49% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
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 24 August 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 24 August 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 +3 87 £35,000 -6.04% 15
Dorset +11 78 £32,500 +8.33% 18
Gloucestershire +10 61 £40,000 -5.88% 12
Wiltshire +28 43 £35,000 -17.64% 6
Somerset -15 37 £40,000 +14.28% 8
Devon -2 16 £30,000 -14.28% 3
Cornwall -8 16 £27,500 +5.76%
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 557 (73.48%) HTML
2 530 (69.92%) JavaScript
3 493 (65.04%) CSS
4 346 (45.65%) MySQL
5 288 (37.99%) jQuery
6 265 (34.96%) Web Development
7 255 (33.64%) Linux
8 225 (29.68%) MVC
9 182 (24.01%) HTML5
10 174 (22.96%) Git (software)
11 165 (21.77%) Agile Software Development
12 156 (20.58%) Java
13 153 (20.18%) LAMP
14 143 (18.87%) SQL
15 131 (17.28%) Laravel
16 123 (16.23%) OO
17 118 (15.57%) CSS3
18 116 (15.30%) WordPress
18 116 (15.30%) Apache
19 110 (14.51%) Subversion
20 109 (14.38%) E-Commerce
21 106 (13.98%) XML
22 102 (13.46%) Web Services
22 102 (13.46%) AngularJS
23 100 (13.19%) Sass
24 98 (12.93%) Drupal
25 96 (12.66%) Telecoms
26 91 (12.01%) .NET
27 90 (11.87%) TDD
28 88 (11.61%) REST

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
1 116 (15.30%) Apache
1 116 (15.30%) WordPress
2 98 (12.93%) Drupal
3 42 (5.54%) CMS
4 35 (4.62%) Joomla!
5 28 (3.69%) IIS
5 28 (3.69%) JBoss
6 27 (3.56%) Alfresco
7 24 (3.17%) Confluence
8 23 (3.03%) WebLogic
9 22 (2.90%) WebSphere
10 19 (2.51%) Elasticsearch
10 19 (2.51%) SharePoint
11 16 (2.11%) Apache Solr
12 15 (1.98%) PrestaShop
12 15 (1.98%) Tomcat
13 12 (1.58%) ColdFusion
14 10 (1.32%) nginx
15 8 (1.06%) Jetty
15 8 (1.06%) OpenStack
Applications
1 29 (3.83%) Photoshop
2 28 (3.69%) MS Excel
3 15 (1.98%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (1.06%) 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 74 (9.76%) Magento
2 9 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.92%) Shopify
4 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 28 (3.69%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (3.03%) GitHub
3 14 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (0.79%) SaaS
5 5 (0.66%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.40%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 3 (0.40%) PaaS
7 2 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.13%) IaaS
8 1 (0.13%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 48 (6.33%) Internet
2 19 (2.51%) HTTP
3 18 (2.37%) DNS
4 17 (2.24%) TCP/IP
5 12 (1.58%) Intrusion Detection
6 11 (1.45%) Intranet
7 10 (1.32%) SMTP
8 9 (1.19%) Firewall
9 4 (0.53%) SSL
9 4 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (0.40%) LAN
10 3 (0.40%) Network Security
10 3 (0.40%) Software-Defined Networking
10 3 (0.40%) SSH
10 3 (0.40%) VLAN
11 2 (0.26%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (0.26%) SMS
11 2 (0.26%) VPN
12 1 (0.13%) SNMP
12 1 (0.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 346 (45.65%) MySQL
2 79 (10.42%) SQL Server
3 54 (7.12%) MongoDB
4 32 (4.22%) NoSQL
5 26 (3.43%) PostgreSQL
6 24 (3.17%) Relational Database
7 22 (2.90%) Redis
8 19 (2.51%) Big Data
9 17 (2.24%) MS Access
10 16 (2.11%) Couchbase
11 14 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
12 12 (1.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 11 (1.45%) Hadoop
14 9 (1.19%) Oracle Database
15 8 (1.06%) BusinessObjects
15 8 (1.06%) Riak
16 7 (0.92%) Data Mining
16 7 (0.92%) DB2
17 6 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
17 6 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 174 (22.96%) Git (software)
2 110 (14.51%) Subversion
3 57 (7.52%) PHPUnit
4 52 (6.86%) Jenkins
4 52 (6.86%) JIRA
5 43 (5.67%) Maven
6 42 (5.54%) gulp
7 28 (3.69%) Grunt
8 22 (2.90%) Mercurial
9 20 (2.64%) Vagrant
10 19 (2.51%) Ant
11 18 (2.37%) Oracle Forms
11 18 (2.37%) Selenium
11 18 (2.37%) Visual Studio
12 17 (2.24%) Apache Ivy
13 16 (2.11%) Bower
14 15 (1.98%) JUnit
15 14 (1.85%) Eclipse
16 12 (1.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 12 (1.58%) Mockito
General
1 96 (12.66%) Telecoms
2 71 (9.37%) Finance
3 65 (8.58%) Marketing
4 29 (3.83%) Retail
5 28 (3.69%) Banking
6 23 (3.03%) Advertising
7 16 (2.11%) Manufacturing
8 12 (1.58%) Electronics
9 10 (1.32%) Games
10 7 (0.92%) Back Office
10 7 (0.92%) Law
10 7 (0.92%) Publishing
11 6 (0.79%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.13%) Automotive
12 1 (0.13%) Billing
12 1 (0.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 563 (74.27%) Developer
2 343 (45.25%) PHP Developer
3 155 (20.45%) Web Developer
4 75 (9.89%) PHP Web Developer
5 52 (6.86%) Junior
5 52 (6.86%) Senior Developer
6 45 (5.94%) Junior Developer
7 41 (5.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 37 (4.88%) JavaScript Developer
9 34 (4.49%) Java Developer
10 33 (4.35%) HTML Developer
11 31 (4.09%) Software Engineer
12 30 (3.96%) HTML CSS Developer
13 28 (3.69%) LAMP Developer
13 28 (3.69%) Senior PHP Developer
14 27 (3.56%) Analyst
15 25 (3.30%) Junior PHP Developer
15 25 (3.30%) PHP LAMP Developer
16 24 (3.17%) Designer
16 24 (3.17%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 557 (73.48%) HTML
2 493 (65.04%) CSS
3 288 (37.99%) jQuery
4 182 (24.01%) HTML5
5 153 (20.18%) LAMP
6 131 (17.28%) Laravel
7 118 (15.57%) CSS3
8 106 (13.98%) XML
9 102 (13.46%) AngularJS
9 102 (13.46%) Web Services
10 100 (13.19%) Sass
11 91 (12.01%) .NET
12 88 (11.61%) REST
13 78 (10.29%) JSON
14 71 (9.37%) SOAP
15 62 (8.18%) Ajax
16 61 (8.05%) CodeIgniter
17 59 (7.78%) Symfony
18 54 (7.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 45 (5.94%) React
Miscellaneous
1 76 (10.03%) User Experience
2 60 (7.92%) Digital Media
3 45 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
4 38 (5.01%) Computer Science
4 38 (5.01%) Mobile App
5 17 (2.24%) RIA
6 14 (1.85%) Social Media
7 12 (1.58%) Data Centre
8 7 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (0.79%) Graphic Design
9 6 (0.79%) iPad
9 6 (0.79%) Photography
10 5 (0.66%) Blog
11 4 (0.53%) Algorithms
11 4 (0.53%) SCADA
12 3 (0.40%) Clustering
12 3 (0.40%) Data Structures
13 2 (0.26%) CESG
13 2 (0.26%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 255 (33.64%) Linux
2 59 (7.78%) Windows
3 57 (7.52%) Unix
4 48 (6.33%) Android
5 41 (5.41%) Apple iOS
6 28 (3.69%) Debian
7 15 (1.98%) Mac OS X
8 10 (1.32%) Solaris
9 9 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (0.79%) Ubuntu
11 5 (0.66%) Windows Server
12 3 (0.40%) CentOS
13 1 (0.13%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 265 (34.96%) Web Development
2 225 (29.68%) MVC
3 165 (21.77%) Agile Software Development
4 123 (16.23%) OO
5 109 (14.38%) E-Commerce
6 90 (11.87%) TDD
7 81 (10.69%) OOP
8 73 (9.63%) Software Engineering
9 70 (9.23%) Continuous Integration
10 69 (9.10%) Scrum
11 67 (8.84%) OO PHP
12 64 (8.44%) Open Source
13 61 (8.05%) Front End Development
14 56 (7.39%) SDLC
15 44 (5.80%) Web Design
16 43 (5.67%) Mobile Development
17 42 (5.54%) ITIL
18 41 (5.41%) Cybersecurity
19 40 (5.28%) Kanban
20 37 (4.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 530 (69.92%) JavaScript
2 156 (20.58%) Java
3 143 (18.87%) SQL
4 78 (10.29%) Python
5 70 (9.23%) C#
6 43 (5.67%) Ruby
7 36 (4.75%) PowerShell
8 32 (4.22%) Perl
9 30 (3.96%) C++
10 23 (3.03%) Bash Shell
11 18 (2.37%) C
11 18 (2.37%) VBA
12 16 (2.11%) Delphi
13 15 (1.98%) VB
14 12 (1.58%) Objective-C
14 12 (1.58%) Pascal
15 9 (1.19%) Go
16 7 (0.92%) ES6
17 5 (0.66%) ActionScript
17 5 (0.66%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 53 (6.99%) Security Cleared
2 51 (6.73%) Degree
3 37 (4.88%) SC Cleared
4 16 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (1.98%) DV Cleared
6 13 (1.72%) MCSD
7 9 (1.19%) MCSE
8 8 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (0.79%) CISSP
9 6 (0.79%) GIAC
9 6 (0.79%) SANS
10 5 (0.66%) CCNA
11 4 (0.53%) CREST Certified
12 3 (0.40%) CCNP
12 3 (0.40%) CLAS
12 3 (0.40%) CompTIA Security+
12 3 (0.40%) Network+ Certification
12 3 (0.40%) Security+ Certification
12 3 (0.40%) SSCP
12 3 (0.40%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (1.58%) QA
2 4 (0.53%) SLA
3 2 (0.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (2.51%) Docker
2 5 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (0.53%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.53%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.40%) vSphere
5 2 (0.26%) Gluster
5 2 (0.26%) iptables
5 2 (0.26%) KVM
6 1 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 22 (2.90%) Puppet
2 15 (1.98%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (1.72%) Ansible
3 13 (1.72%) Nagios
4 8 (1.06%) Salt
5 5 (0.66%) Kibana
5 5 (0.66%) logstash
6 2 (0.26%) Check_MK
6 2 (0.26%) Graylog
6 2 (0.26%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 2 (0.26%) Pingdom
7 1 (0.13%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 66 (8.71%) Zend
2 61 (8.05%) Oracle
3 49 (6.46%) Adobe
4 45 (5.94%) Microsoft
5 19 (2.51%) Google
5 19 (2.51%) IBM
6 16 (2.11%) Apple
7 10 (1.32%) PayPal
7 10 (1.32%) Red Hat
8 9 (1.19%) SAP
9 8 (1.06%) Atlassian
9 8 (1.06%) Facebook
10 7 (0.92%) ATG
10 7 (0.92%) Demandware
10 7 (0.92%) hybris
10 7 (0.92%) Infobright
10 7 (0.92%) Venda
11 6 (0.79%) HP
11 6 (0.79%) Remedy
12 5 (0.66%) Cisco
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Devon
Cotterrall Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Networkers
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
WestPoint Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + 50% off all lush products
Posted: 16 hours ago
Gloucestershire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Team Jobs
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum 33 days holiday, parking, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55,000 DO
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Upto 30K + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £33000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £150 - £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago