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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
England / South West
Rank 52 32 23
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -9
Permanent jobs citing PHP 277 417 565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 5.43% 7.20% 9.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.35% 12.70% 16.96%
Number of salaries quoted 236 383 518
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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
2964 3283 3332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 58.12% 56.72% 55.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2467 2817 2952
Median salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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 -20 84 £35,000 - 26
Wiltshire +47 49 £36,000 +2.85% 6
Somerset -13 42 £37,500 +7.14% 10
Dorset -10 37 £30,000 -20.00% 3
Gloucestershire -9 34 £35,000 -6.66% 8
Devon -13 19 £32,500 +23.80% 12
Cornwall -2 10 £28,500 +9.61% 2
Avon - 1 - -
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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.

1 457 (67.50%) JavaScript
2 446 (65.88%) HTML
3 387 (57.16%) CSS
4 325 (48.01%) MySQL
5 239 (35.30%) jQuery
6 238 (35.16%) Web Development
7 212 (31.31%) Agile Software Development
8 203 (29.99%) Linux
9 173 (25.55%) Java
10 171 (25.26%) Git (software)
11 150 (22.16%) AngularJS
12 143 (21.12%) OO
12 143 (21.12%) MVC
13 121 (17.87%) SQL
14 119 (17.58%) HTML5
15 116 (17.13%) Web Services
16 115 (16.99%) LAMP
17 103 (15.21%) XML
18 101 (14.92%) Zend
19 95 (14.03%) Laravel
20 91 (13.44%) WordPress
20 91 (13.44%) Apache
21 88 (13.00%) C#
21 88 (13.00%) Scrum
22 87 (12.85%) Python
23 84 (12.41%) Drupal
24 81 (11.96%) SOAP
25 80 (11.82%) .NET
26 79 (11.67%) OOP
26 79 (11.67%) Symfony

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 91 (13.44%) Apache
1 91 (13.44%) WordPress
2 84 (12.41%) Drupal
3 52 (7.68%) JBoss
4 39 (5.76%) CMS
5 36 (5.32%) Joomla!
5 36 (5.32%) WebLogic
5 36 (5.32%) WebSphere
6 31 (4.58%) Tomcat
7 30 (4.43%) Alfresco
7 30 (4.43%) Confluence
7 30 (4.43%) IIS
8 27 (3.99%) Jetty
9 19 (2.81%) Elasticsearch
10 11 (1.62%) BizTalk Server
11 10 (1.48%) Apache Spark
11 10 (1.48%) OpenStack
12 9 (1.33%) Apache Solr
12 9 (1.33%) WebSphere Application Server
13 6 (0.89%) Moodle
Applications
1 32 (4.73%) MS Excel
2 25 (3.69%) Photoshop
3 10 (1.48%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (1.18%) MS Office
5 3 (0.44%) InDesign
5 3 (0.44%) SPSS
5 3 (0.44%) SPSS Modeler
6 2 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 43 (6.35%) Magento
2 9 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.59%) Shopify
3 4 (0.59%) Unit4 Business World
4 3 (0.44%) Oracle HRMS
4 3 (0.44%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.30%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.15%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 43 (6.35%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (5.91%) GitHub
3 17 (2.51%) SaaS
4 11 (1.62%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (1.03%) Amazon S3
6 6 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (0.89%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 5 (0.74%) Slack
8 3 (0.44%) Dropbox
9 1 (0.15%) G Suite
9 1 (0.15%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.15%) Google Compute Engine
9 1 (0.15%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (3.40%) Internet
2 14 (2.07%) TCP/IP
3 11 (1.62%) HTTP
4 10 (1.48%) Firewall
5 6 (0.89%) DNS
5 6 (0.89%) SSH
5 6 (0.89%) SSL
6 5 (0.74%) Skype
6 5 (0.74%) VPN
7 4 (0.59%) DHCP
7 4 (0.59%) Intranet
8 3 (0.44%) NAS
8 3 (0.44%) NFC
8 3 (0.44%) SAN
8 3 (0.44%) WAN
9 2 (0.30%) SMTP
9 2 (0.30%) Wireless
10 1 (0.15%) FTP
10 1 (0.15%) LAN
10 1 (0.15%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 325 (48.01%) MySQL
2 75 (11.08%) MongoDB
3 70 (10.34%) SQL Server
4 37 (5.47%) Relational Database
5 35 (5.17%) NoSQL
6 30 (4.43%) MS Access
7 25 (3.69%) PostgreSQL
8 23 (3.40%) Big Data
9 21 (3.10%) Apache Cassandra
10 18 (2.66%) Hadoop
10 18 (2.66%) Redis
11 9 (1.33%) Couchbase
11 9 (1.33%) Riak
11 9 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (0.89%) Apache Hive
14 5 (0.74%) FileMaker
15 4 (0.59%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 171 (25.26%) Git (software)
2 68 (10.04%) Subversion
3 50 (7.39%) JIRA
4 47 (6.94%) Maven
5 41 (6.06%) Jenkins
6 31 (4.58%) Eclipse
7 27 (3.99%) Oracle Forms
8 24 (3.55%) Vagrant
9 19 (2.81%) gulp
10 18 (2.66%) JUnit
11 17 (2.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 17 (2.51%) Grunt
12 15 (2.22%) Mercurial
12 15 (2.22%) Visual Studio
13 13 (1.92%) Mockito
14 12 (1.77%) Selenium
15 10 (1.48%) Bitbucket
16 9 (1.33%) Redmine
17 7 (1.03%) EasyMock
17 7 (1.03%) IntelliJ
General
1 71 (10.49%) Finance
2 44 (6.50%) Telecoms
3 40 (5.91%) Marketing
4 31 (4.58%) Banking
5 22 (3.25%) Retail
6 16 (2.36%) Advertising
7 14 (2.07%) Electronics
7 14 (2.07%) Manufacturing
8 10 (1.48%) Games
9 9 (1.33%) Back Office
10 6 (0.89%) Publishing
11 2 (0.30%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.30%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.30%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.15%) Arabic Language
12 1 (0.15%) Automotive
12 1 (0.15%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 522 (77.10%) Developer
2 315 (46.53%) PHP Developer
3 105 (15.51%) Web Developer
4 65 (9.60%) PHP Web Developer
5 57 (8.42%) Senior Developer
6 42 (6.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 42 (6.20%) Full Stack Developer
7 38 (5.61%) Analyst
8 37 (5.47%) Java Developer
9 35 (5.17%) Junior
10 34 (5.02%) Junior Developer
11 33 (4.87%) Applications Support
12 29 (4.28%) Software Developer
13 25 (3.69%) Senior PHP Developer
14 24 (3.55%) JavaScript Developer
15 23 (3.40%) Junior PHP Developer
16 20 (2.95%) HTML Developer
17 19 (2.81%) Test Engineer
18 18 (2.66%) Senior Java Developer
18 18 (2.66%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 446 (65.88%) HTML
2 387 (57.16%) CSS
3 239 (35.30%) jQuery
4 150 (22.16%) AngularJS
5 119 (17.58%) HTML5
6 116 (17.13%) Web Services
7 115 (16.99%) LAMP
8 103 (15.21%) XML
9 95 (14.03%) Laravel
10 81 (11.96%) SOAP
11 80 (11.82%) .NET
12 79 (11.67%) Symfony
13 68 (10.04%) REST
14 61 (9.01%) CSS3
15 58 (8.57%) JSON
16 56 (8.27%) Ajax
17 54 (7.98%) Sass
18 50 (7.39%) Backbone.js
19 49 (7.24%) React
20 41 (6.06%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 50 (7.39%) User Experience
2 36 (5.32%) Computer Science
3 20 (2.95%) Enterprise Software
4 19 (2.81%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (1.77%) Mobile App
6 11 (1.62%) Linux Command Line
7 10 (1.48%) Management Information System
8 8 (1.18%) Digital Media
8 8 (1.18%) Social Media
9 6 (0.89%) Algorithms
9 6 (0.89%) Data Centre
9 6 (0.89%) N-Tier
10 4 (0.59%) Blog
10 4 (0.59%) e-Learning
10 4 (0.59%) iPad
10 4 (0.59%) Replication
11 3 (0.44%) Augmented Reality
11 3 (0.44%) NHS
11 3 (0.44%) RIA
11 3 (0.44%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 203 (29.99%) Linux
2 55 (8.12%) Apple iOS
3 50 (7.39%) Windows
4 49 (7.24%) Unix
5 46 (6.79%) Android
6 23 (3.40%) CentOS
7 17 (2.51%) Mac OS X
8 10 (1.48%) Windows Server
9 9 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.59%) Debian
10 4 (0.59%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.44%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.30%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.15%) Fedora
13 1 (0.15%) VMS
13 1 (0.15%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.15%) Windows Embedded Compact
13 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 238 (35.16%) Web Development
2 212 (31.31%) Agile Software Development
3 143 (21.12%) MVC
3 143 (21.12%) OO
4 88 (13.00%) Scrum
5 79 (11.67%) OOP
6 76 (11.23%) ITIL
7 74 (10.93%) Open Source
8 73 (10.78%) OO PHP
9 63 (9.31%) E-Commerce
10 58 (8.57%) TDD
11 57 (8.42%) Kanban
12 52 (7.68%) Software Engineering
13 51 (7.53%) Front End Development
14 46 (6.79%) iOS Development
15 40 (5.91%) Mobile Development
16 37 (5.47%) Continuous Integration
16 37 (5.47%) Cybersecurity
16 37 (5.47%) SDLC
17 36 (5.32%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 457 (67.50%) JavaScript
2 173 (25.55%) Java
3 121 (17.87%) SQL
4 88 (13.00%) C#
5 87 (12.85%) Python
6 50 (7.39%) C
7 47 (6.94%) PowerShell
8 43 (6.35%) Bash Shell
9 36 (5.32%) VBA
10 30 (4.43%) C++
10 30 (4.43%) Perl
11 27 (3.99%) Delphi
11 27 (3.99%) Pascal
12 22 (3.25%) PHP 5
13 20 (2.95%) Objective-C
14 14 (2.07%) Apple Swift
15 12 (1.77%) VB.NET
16 10 (1.48%) Go
16 10 (1.48%) R
17 9 (1.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 70 (10.34%) Degree
2 52 (7.68%) Security Cleared
3 32 (4.73%) SC Cleared
4 21 (3.10%) DV Cleared
5 8 (1.18%) CCNA
5 8 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (1.03%) MCSE
6 7 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (0.74%) CISSP
7 5 (0.74%) CompTIA Security+
7 5 (0.74%) GIAC
7 5 (0.74%) Linux+ Certification
7 5 (0.74%) Network+ Certification
7 5 (0.74%) Postgraduate
7 5 (0.74%) SANS
7 5 (0.74%) Security+ Certification
7 5 (0.74%) SSCP
8 4 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.30%) CCA
9 2 (0.30%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (0.59%) QA
1 4 (0.59%) WCAG
2 3 (0.44%) SLA
3 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (3.25%) Docker
2 16 (2.36%) Active Directory
3 11 (1.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.03%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.89%) vSphere
6 5 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (0.59%) Samba
8 2 (0.30%) iptables
8 2 (0.30%) KVM
8 2 (0.30%) XenApp
9 1 (0.15%) Firmware
9 1 (0.15%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.15%) Xen
Systems Management
1 29 (4.28%) Nagios
2 27 (3.99%) Ansible
3 23 (3.40%) Puppet
4 16 (2.36%) Salt
5 15 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (1.33%) Kibana
6 9 (1.33%) logstash
7 3 (0.44%) cPanel
8 2 (0.30%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.30%) Check_MK
8 2 (0.30%) Grafana
8 2 (0.30%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.30%) Pingdom
9 1 (0.15%) Graylog
9 1 (0.15%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (0.15%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.15%) Oozie
Vendors
1 101 (14.92%) Zend
2 54 (7.98%) Oracle
3 30 (4.43%) IBM
4 26 (3.84%) Microsoft
5 15 (2.22%) Adobe
5 15 (2.22%) Atlassian
5 15 (2.22%) HP
5 15 (2.22%) Red Hat
6 11 (1.62%) VMware
7 10 (1.48%) Google
8 9 (1.33%) SAP
9 8 (1.18%) Infobright
10 6 (0.89%) Citrix
11 4 (0.59%) Apple
11 4 (0.59%) Cisco
11 4 (0.59%) Nokia
12 3 (0.44%) Panasonic
12 3 (0.44%) Perforce
13 2 (0.30%) Remedy
13 2 (0.30%) Symantec
Weston-Super-Mare, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000.0000 - £45000.0000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £25000.0000 - £35000.0000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £250 - £320 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £31500 - £40000 per annum + great benefits!
Posted: 15 hours ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + D.O.E
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £23-25,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Searchability
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter, Devon
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits & training
Posted: 6 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000 - £34000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum + excellent bens package!
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Green Chameleon
Salary: From £31,500 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Ilminster, Somerset
Dot-The-Eye Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £24,000 per annum Life Insurance, Company Pension
Posted: 24 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Software Solved
Salary: From £23,000 to £42,000 per annum Training allowance to gain Microsoft
Posted: 8 days ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Barnstaple, Devon
The Mission Marketing Group Plc
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago