The table below looks at the statistics for PHP5 skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP5 over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP 5
Rank 211 142 162
Rank change year-on-year
-69 +20
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 29 89 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.49% 1.45% 1.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.85% 2.53% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 28 73 49
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £29,000 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £44,500 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
PHP5
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
3394 3514 3047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 57.76% 57.18% 58.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2936 3021 2726
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,975 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

PHP5
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP5 Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

PHP5
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the South West region.

PHP5 Salary Trend in the South West

PHP5
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP5 across the South West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

PHP5 Salary Histogram in the South West

PHP5
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP5 within the South West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Somerset +9 8 £37,500 +5.63%
Bristol -37 8 £32,750 -18.12% 2
Dorset -4 7 £23,000 -20.68% 1
Devon -8 5 £35,000 - 1
PHP5
England

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West region citing PHP5 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PHP5.

1 86 (100.00%) PHP
2 68 (79.07%) MySQL
3 66 (76.74%) JavaScript
4 56 (65.12%) HTML
5 52 (60.47%) CSS
6 39 (45.35%) Linux
7 37 (43.02%) Web Development
8 34 (39.53%) LAMP
9 33 (38.37%) jQuery
10 30 (34.88%) OOP
11 29 (33.72%) HTML5
12 28 (32.56%) Ajax
12 28 (32.56%) OO
13 27 (31.40%) Apache
14 20 (23.26%) JSON
14 20 (23.26%) Git (software)
15 19 (22.09%) Responsive Web Design
16 18 (20.93%) Degree
17 17 (19.77%) Symfony
17 17 (19.77%) XML
18 16 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
19 15 (17.44%) E-Commerce
19 15 (17.44%) OO PHP
20 14 (16.28%) MVC
21 13 (15.12%) Laravel
22 12 (13.95%) Drupal
22 12 (13.95%) Time Management
22 12 (13.95%) SEO
22 12 (13.95%) Finance
22 12 (13.95%) Manufacturing

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West region citing PHP5 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PHP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (31.40%) Apache
2 12 (13.95%) Drupal
3 7 (8.14%) WordPress
4 6 (6.98%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.33%) CMS
5 2 (2.33%) lighttpd
5 2 (2.33%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.16%) nginx
6 1 (1.16%) Joomla!
Applications
1 9 (10.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 10 (11.63%) Magento
2 8 (9.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.79%) SaaS
2 7 (8.14%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (6.98%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (4.65%) Amazon S3
5 3 (3.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (1.16%) Sage Pay
6 1 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.95%) Internet
2 2 (2.33%) SSH
2 2 (2.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (79.07%) MySQL
2 8 (9.30%) SQLite
2 8 (9.30%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (5.81%) MongoDB
3 5 (5.81%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.49%) Hazelcast
4 3 (3.49%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (2.33%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.33%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.16%) Redis
Development Applications
1 20 (23.26%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.14%) PHPUnit
3 5 (5.81%) Jenkins
3 5 (5.81%) Trac
3 5 (5.81%) PEAR
3 5 (5.81%) Bugzilla
4 2 (2.33%) Subversion
5 1 (1.16%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.16%) Phing
General
1 12 (13.95%) Finance
1 12 (13.95%) Manufacturing
1 12 (13.95%) Multimedia
2 8 (9.30%) Marketing
2 8 (9.30%) Electronics
2 8 (9.30%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.65%) Retail
4 2 (2.33%) Advertising
5 1 (1.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 83 (96.51%) Developer
2 70 (81.40%) PHP Developer
3 22 (25.58%) Senior Developer
4 19 (22.09%) Senior PHP Developer
5 17 (19.77%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 15 (17.44%) Web Developer
7 12 (13.95%) Junior
7 12 (13.95%) Junior Developer
7 12 (13.95%) Junior PHP Developer
8 11 (12.79%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 8 (9.30%) PHP Web Developer
10 4 (4.65%) Magento Developer
11 3 (3.49%) Linux Engineer
11 3 (3.49%) Lead Java Developer
11 3 (3.49%) Senior Java Developer
11 3 (3.49%) Software Developer
11 3 (3.49%) Lead Developer
11 3 (3.49%) Java Developer
12 2 (2.33%) Team Leader
12 2 (2.33%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (65.12%) HTML
2 52 (60.47%) CSS
3 34 (39.53%) LAMP
4 33 (38.37%) jQuery
5 29 (33.72%) HTML5
6 28 (32.56%) Ajax
7 20 (23.26%) JSON
8 17 (19.77%) Symfony
8 17 (19.77%) XML
9 13 (15.12%) Laravel
10 11 (12.79%) CakePHP
11 9 (10.47%) REST
12 6 (6.98%) CSS3
13 5 (5.81%) RESTful
14 4 (4.65%) SOAP
15 3 (3.49%) Servlets
15 3 (3.49%) ActiveMQ
15 3 (3.49%) Spring
15 3 (3.49%) Sass
16 2 (2.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.30%) DTV
2 7 (8.14%) User Experience
3 5 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.49%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.33%) Wiki
6 1 (1.16%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 39 (45.35%) Linux
2 6 (6.98%) Fedora
2 6 (6.98%) CentOS
3 3 (3.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.16%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (43.02%) Web Development
2 30 (34.88%) OOP
3 28 (32.56%) OO
4 19 (22.09%) Responsive Web Design
5 16 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (17.44%) E-Commerce
6 15 (17.44%) OO PHP
7 14 (16.28%) MVC
8 12 (13.95%) SEO
8 12 (13.95%) Web Design
8 12 (13.95%) Time Management
9 11 (12.79%) Scrum
10 9 (10.47%) Software Engineering
11 8 (9.30%) Programme Management
11 8 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (9.30%) Digital Marketing
12 7 (8.14%) SDLC
12 7 (8.14%) API Development
13 6 (6.98%) Open Source
14 5 (5.81%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 86 (100.00%) PHP
2 66 (76.74%) JavaScript
3 11 (12.79%) Java
3 11 (12.79%) Ruby
4 10 (11.63%) Bash Shell
5 9 (10.47%) Objective-C
5 9 (10.47%) Perl
6 4 (4.65%) SQL
7 3 (3.49%) Python
7 3 (3.49%) Groovy
8 2 (2.33%) XPath
9 1 (1.16%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 18 (20.93%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (3.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.16%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (4.65%) Puppet
1 4 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.16%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 9 (10.47%) Adobe
2 8 (9.30%) SAP
2 8 (9.30%) Google
2 8 (9.30%) Facebook
2 8 (9.30%) Twitter
3 6 (6.98%) Red Hat
4 5 (5.81%) Zend
5 3 (3.49%) VMware
6 1 (1.16%) IBM
6 1 (1.16%) HP
6 1 (1.16%) New Relic
Swindon, Wiltshire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits, generous holiday, dis
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Plymouth
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago