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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP 5
Rank 211 141 167
Rank change year-on-year
-70 +26
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 29 88 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.49% 1.44% 0.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.86% 2.53% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 28 76 48
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
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
3384 3479 3100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 57.41% 56.94% 58.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2904 2981 2798
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 £26,000 £25,500
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 7 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 7 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 +19 11 £35,000 -
Bristol -47 9 £33,000 -17.50% 2
Dorset +2 6 £35,000 +20.68% 1
Devon -15 2 £36,250 - 1
PHP5
England

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 7 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.

1 103 (100.00%) PHP
2 84 (81.55%) MySQL
3 83 (80.58%) JavaScript
4 70 (67.96%) HTML
5 64 (62.14%) CSS
6 49 (47.57%) Linux
7 45 (43.69%) Web Development
8 43 (41.75%) LAMP
9 42 (40.78%) jQuery
10 38 (36.89%) OO
11 36 (34.95%) Apache
12 35 (33.98%) OOP
13 34 (33.01%) Ajax
13 34 (33.01%) HTML5
14 27 (26.21%) Degree
14 27 (26.21%) Symfony
15 26 (25.24%) JSON
16 25 (24.27%) XML
17 24 (23.30%) Git (software)
17 24 (23.30%) Responsive Web Design
18 23 (22.33%) OO PHP
18 23 (22.33%) Agile Software Development
19 19 (18.45%) CakePHP
19 19 (18.45%) Drupal
20 16 (15.53%) Scrum
20 16 (15.53%) MVC
21 15 (14.56%) Internet
21 15 (14.56%) E-Commerce
21 15 (14.56%) Time Management
21 15 (14.56%) Multimedia

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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 36 (34.95%) Apache
2 19 (18.45%) Drupal
3 8 (7.77%) WordPress
3 8 (7.77%) Tomcat
4 6 (5.83%) CMS
5 5 (4.85%) Joomla!
6 4 (3.88%) lighttpd
7 3 (2.91%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.97%) nginx
Applications
1 11 (10.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 11 (10.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (7.77%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.71%) SaaS
2 9 (8.74%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (7.77%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (4.85%) Amazon S3
5 4 (3.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.97%) Sage Pay
6 1 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.56%) Internet
2 4 (3.88%) HTTP
3 2 (1.94%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (81.55%) MySQL
2 10 (9.71%) SQLite
2 10 (9.71%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (4.85%) MongoDB
3 5 (4.85%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (3.88%) Hazelcast
4 4 (3.88%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (1.94%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.94%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.97%) Redis
Development Applications
1 24 (23.30%) Git (software)
2 10 (9.71%) PHPUnit
3 8 (7.77%) Trac
3 8 (7.77%) PEAR
3 8 (7.77%) Bugzilla
4 5 (4.85%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.91%) Subversion
6 1 (0.97%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.97%) Phing
General
1 15 (14.56%) Multimedia
2 12 (11.65%) Finance
2 12 (11.65%) Manufacturing
3 11 (10.68%) Marketing
3 11 (10.68%) Electronics
3 11 (10.68%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.94%) Advertising
5 1 (0.97%) Publishing
5 1 (0.97%) Games
5 1 (0.97%) Retail
Job Titles
1 99 (96.12%) Developer
2 84 (81.55%) PHP Developer
3 24 (23.30%) Senior Developer
4 20 (19.42%) Senior PHP Developer
4 20 (19.42%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 19 (18.45%) Web Developer
6 14 (13.59%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 12 (11.65%) Junior PHP Developer
7 12 (11.65%) Junior
7 12 (11.65%) Junior Developer
8 9 (8.74%) PHP Web Developer
9 6 (5.83%) Software Developer
10 4 (3.88%) Lead Developer
10 4 (3.88%) Java Developer
10 4 (3.88%) Lead Java Developer
10 4 (3.88%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (3.88%) LAMP Developer
10 4 (3.88%) Linux Engineer
10 4 (3.88%) OO PHP Developer
11 3 (2.91%) Chief Technology Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (67.96%) HTML
2 64 (62.14%) CSS
3 43 (41.75%) LAMP
4 42 (40.78%) jQuery
5 34 (33.01%) HTML5
5 34 (33.01%) Ajax
6 27 (26.21%) Symfony
7 26 (25.24%) JSON
8 25 (24.27%) XML
9 19 (18.45%) CakePHP
10 15 (14.56%) Laravel
11 11 (10.68%) REST
12 6 (5.83%) RESTful
12 6 (5.83%) AngularJS
13 5 (4.85%) SOAP
13 5 (4.85%) Web Services
14 4 (3.88%) Servlets
14 4 (3.88%) Spring
14 4 (3.88%) ActiveMQ
14 4 (3.88%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.68%) DTV
1 11 (10.68%) User Experience
2 8 (7.77%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.88%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.88%) Wiki
4 1 (0.97%) Social Network
4 1 (0.97%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (0.97%) IPTV
4 1 (0.97%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 49 (47.57%) Linux
2 8 (7.77%) Fedora
2 8 (7.77%) CentOS
3 4 (3.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.97%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (43.69%) Web Development
2 38 (36.89%) OO
3 35 (33.98%) OOP
4 24 (23.30%) Responsive Web Design
5 23 (22.33%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (22.33%) OO PHP
6 16 (15.53%) MVC
6 16 (15.53%) Scrum
7 15 (14.56%) E-Commerce
7 15 (14.56%) Time Management
8 14 (13.59%) Software Engineering
8 14 (13.59%) Web Design
8 14 (13.59%) SEO
9 11 (10.68%) Programme Management
9 11 (10.68%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (10.68%) Digital Marketing
10 9 (8.74%) API Development
11 8 (7.77%) Web Application Development
12 7 (6.80%) SDLC
13 6 (5.83%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 103 (100.00%) PHP
2 83 (80.58%) JavaScript
3 13 (12.62%) Perl
3 13 (12.62%) Java
3 13 (12.62%) Ruby
3 13 (12.62%) Bash Shell
4 12 (11.65%) Objective-C
5 8 (7.77%) SQL
6 4 (3.88%) Python
6 4 (3.88%) Groovy
7 2 (1.94%) XPath
8 1 (0.97%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 27 (26.21%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.97%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.97%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (4.85%) Puppet
1 5 (4.85%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.97%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 11 (10.68%) SAP
1 11 (10.68%) Adobe
1 11 (10.68%) Facebook
1 11 (10.68%) Twitter
2 10 (9.71%) Google
2 10 (9.71%) Zend
3 8 (7.77%) Red Hat
4 4 (3.88%) VMware
5 1 (0.97%) HP
5 1 (0.97%) IBM
5 1 (0.97%) New Relic
Plymouth, Devon
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Falmouth, Cornwall
Jarrang
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus bonus programme
Posted: 7 days ago
Gloucester
Bluetownonline Ltd
Posted: 7 days ago
Lydney, Gloucestershire
Watkins Hire Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago