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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP 5
Rank 176 132 150
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +18
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 64 87 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.07% 1.65% 1.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.94% 2.91% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 63 79 62
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.93% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +4.61%
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
3307 2989 3232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.19% 56.60% 59.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2869 2658 2883
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +13 21 £33,500 +11.66% 2
Bristol -30 17 £40,000 +17.64% 2
Dorset -23 12 £35,000 +16.66% 3
Devon +5 6 £30,000 -24.05% 1
Wiltshire -2 1 £34,000 -11.11% 2
Gloucestershire -14 1 £47,500 +35.71%
PHP5
England

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 126 (100.00%) PHP
2 122 (96.83%) MySQL
3 94 (74.60%) CSS
4 93 (73.81%) JavaScript
5 89 (70.63%) HTML
6 72 (57.14%) Linux
7 60 (47.62%) jQuery
8 54 (42.86%) LAMP
9 53 (42.06%) Web Development
10 52 (41.27%) OO
11 50 (39.68%) Apache
12 47 (37.30%) OOP
13 43 (34.13%) Degree
14 42 (33.33%) Git (software)
15 40 (31.75%) CakePHP
16 37 (29.37%) Agile Software Development
17 36 (28.57%) Ajax
18 35 (27.78%) Symfony
19 34 (26.98%) HTML5
20 33 (26.19%) MVC
21 29 (23.02%) XML
22 27 (21.43%) Zend
22 27 (21.43%) JSON
23 24 (19.05%) E-Commerce
23 24 (19.05%) OO PHP
24 23 (18.25%) CMS
25 22 (17.46%) Drupal
26 21 (16.67%) Time Management
26 21 (16.67%) Software Engineering
26 21 (16.67%) Internet

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 50 (39.68%) Apache
2 23 (18.25%) CMS
3 22 (17.46%) Drupal
4 16 (12.70%) WordPress
5 15 (11.90%) Joomla!
6 7 (5.56%) Umbraco
6 7 (5.56%) ExpressionEngine
7 6 (4.76%) Tomcat
8 4 (3.17%) lighttpd
9 2 (1.59%) Apache Solr
9 2 (1.59%) IIS
10 1 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 17 (13.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 19 (15.08%) Magento
2 8 (6.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (12.70%) SaaS
2 6 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.17%) Amazon S3
3 4 (3.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (16.67%) Internet
2 4 (3.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (96.83%) MySQL
2 10 (7.94%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (7.94%) MongoDB
3 7 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (5.56%) SQLite
4 4 (3.17%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.17%) Hazelcast
4 4 (3.17%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (1.59%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.59%) Redis
5 2 (1.59%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 42 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 13 (10.32%) PEAR
3 11 (8.73%) PHPUnit
3 11 (8.73%) Bugzilla
3 11 (8.73%) Trac
4 10 (7.94%) Jenkins
5 6 (4.76%) Subversion
6 1 (0.79%) WATIR
General
1 17 (13.49%) Marketing
2 13 (10.32%) Multimedia
3 10 (7.94%) Finance
4 9 (7.14%) Electronics
5 8 (6.35%) Telecoms
5 8 (6.35%) Manufacturing
6 4 (3.17%) Advertising
7 1 (0.79%) Games
7 1 (0.79%) Retail
7 1 (0.79%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 122 (96.83%) Developer
2 111 (88.10%) PHP Developer
3 33 (26.19%) Web Developer
4 27 (21.43%) PHP Web Developer
5 24 (19.05%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 23 (18.25%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 20 (15.87%) Senior Developer
8 15 (11.90%) Senior PHP Developer
9 9 (7.14%) Software Developer
10 6 (4.76%) Junior
10 6 (4.76%) Junior PHP Developer
10 6 (4.76%) LAMP Developer
10 6 (4.76%) Junior Developer
11 5 (3.97%) OO PHP Developer
12 4 (3.17%) Graduate PHP Developer
12 4 (3.17%) Linux Engineer
12 4 (3.17%) Graduate
12 4 (3.17%) Graduate Developer
13 3 (2.38%) Team Leader
13 3 (2.38%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (74.60%) CSS
2 89 (70.63%) HTML
3 60 (47.62%) jQuery
4 54 (42.86%) LAMP
5 40 (31.75%) CakePHP
6 36 (28.57%) Ajax
7 35 (27.78%) Symfony
8 34 (26.98%) HTML5
9 29 (23.02%) XML
10 27 (21.43%) JSON
11 18 (14.29%) Laravel
12 15 (11.90%) AngularJS
13 13 (10.32%) RESTful
14 10 (7.94%) REST
15 9 (7.14%) XHTML
15 9 (7.14%) Web Services
16 6 (4.76%) CSS3
17 5 (3.97%) SOAP
18 4 (3.17%) ActiveMQ
18 4 (3.17%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.73%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.35%) DTV
3 4 (3.17%) User Experience
3 4 (3.17%) Wiki
3 4 (3.17%) Social Network
4 1 (0.79%) Open Source
4 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.79%) IPTV
4 1 (0.79%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 72 (57.14%) Linux
2 11 (8.73%) Windows
3 7 (5.56%) Mac OS X
4 6 (4.76%) Fedora
4 6 (4.76%) CentOS
5 4 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.59%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (42.06%) Web Development
2 52 (41.27%) OO
3 47 (37.30%) OOP
4 37 (29.37%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (26.19%) MVC
6 24 (19.05%) E-Commerce
6 24 (19.05%) OO PHP
7 21 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 21 (16.67%) Time Management
8 18 (14.29%) SEO
9 17 (13.49%) Scrum
9 17 (13.49%) Web Design
9 17 (13.49%) Responsive Web Design
10 15 (11.90%) Mentoring
11 11 (8.73%) Web Application Development
12 10 (7.94%) SOA
13 8 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (6.35%) Programme Management
13 8 (6.35%) Digital Marketing
14 7 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 126 (100.00%) PHP
2 93 (73.81%) JavaScript
3 21 (16.67%) SQL
4 18 (14.29%) Bash Shell
5 17 (13.49%) Java
5 17 (13.49%) Ruby
6 12 (9.52%) Perl
7 11 (8.73%) Objective-C
8 5 (3.97%) Groovy
9 2 (1.59%) PHP4
9 2 (1.59%) Python
10 1 (0.79%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 43 (34.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.17%) Puppet
1 4 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 27 (21.43%) Zend
2 17 (13.49%) Adobe
3 11 (8.73%) Facebook
4 8 (6.35%) Twitter
4 8 (6.35%) SAP
5 7 (5.56%) Google
6 6 (4.76%) Red Hat
7 4 (3.17%) VMware
8 1 (0.79%) IBM
8 1 (0.79%) HP
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