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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP 5
Rank 224 168 150
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -18
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 22 72 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.36% 1.18% 1.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.64% 2.10% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 20 54 63
Average salary £34,000 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.44% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £40,000 £40,000
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
3450 3423 2890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 57.00% 56.17% 57.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2963 2934 2577
Average salary £38,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.05% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 August 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 August 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
Dorset -8 9 £23,000 -13.20% 1
Bristol -44 6 £35,500 -11.25%
Devon -14 5 £35,000 -
Somerset +2 1 £40,000 +12.67%
PHP5
England

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 53 (100.00%) PHP
2 43 (81.13%) JavaScript
3 37 (69.81%) MySQL
4 36 (67.92%) HTML
4 36 (67.92%) CSS
5 26 (49.06%) Linux
6 24 (45.28%) LAMP
7 23 (43.40%) jQuery
8 21 (39.62%) Web Development
8 21 (39.62%) OOP
9 19 (35.85%) Ajax
10 17 (32.08%) Apache
11 16 (30.19%) OO
11 16 (30.19%) HTML5
12 15 (28.30%) Laravel
13 14 (26.42%) MVC
14 13 (24.53%) E-Commerce
15 12 (22.64%) Magento
15 12 (22.64%) Git (software)
16 11 (20.75%) JSON
17 10 (18.87%) Finance
17 10 (18.87%) XML
17 10 (18.87%) Symfony
17 10 (18.87%) SaaS
18 9 (16.98%) Manufacturing
18 9 (16.98%) OO PHP
19 8 (15.09%) CSS3
19 8 (15.09%) WordPress
20 7 (13.21%) Drupal
20 7 (13.21%) SQLite

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 17 (32.08%) Apache
2 8 (15.09%) WordPress
3 7 (13.21%) Drupal
4 3 (5.66%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.77%) CMS
6 1 (1.89%) nginx
6 1 (1.89%) lighttpd
6 1 (1.89%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 12 (22.64%) Magento
2 4 (7.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (18.87%) SaaS
2 4 (7.55%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.66%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.89%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.89%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) Internet
2 2 (3.77%) SSH
3 1 (1.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (69.81%) MySQL
2 7 (13.21%) SQLite
2 7 (13.21%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.77%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.89%) Redis
4 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (22.64%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.66%) PHPUnit
3 1 (1.89%) Bugzilla
3 1 (1.89%) Subversion
3 1 (1.89%) PEAR
3 1 (1.89%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.89%) Phing
3 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.89%) Trac
General
1 10 (18.87%) Finance
2 9 (16.98%) Manufacturing
3 5 (9.43%) Retail
3 5 (9.43%) Marketing
4 4 (7.55%) Multimedia
4 4 (7.55%) Electronics
4 4 (7.55%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.89%) Advertising
5 1 (1.89%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 53 (100.00%) Developer
2 43 (81.13%) PHP Developer
3 14 (26.42%) Senior Developer
4 13 (24.53%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 11 (20.75%) Senior PHP Developer
5 11 (20.75%) Junior PHP Developer
5 11 (20.75%) Web Developer
5 11 (20.75%) Junior
5 11 (20.75%) Junior Developer
6 8 (15.09%) PHP Web Developer
7 7 (13.21%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 5 (9.43%) Magento Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Lead Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Java Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Lead Java Developer
10 2 (3.77%) PHP Programmer
10 2 (3.77%) PHP Magento Developer
10 2 (3.77%) Programmer
11 1 (1.89%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (67.92%) HTML
1 36 (67.92%) CSS
2 24 (45.28%) LAMP
3 23 (43.40%) jQuery
4 19 (35.85%) Ajax
5 16 (30.19%) HTML5
6 15 (28.30%) Laravel
7 11 (20.75%) JSON
8 10 (18.87%) XML
8 10 (18.87%) Symfony
9 8 (15.09%) CSS3
10 7 (13.21%) REST
11 4 (7.55%) SOAP
12 3 (5.66%) Servlets
12 3 (5.66%) Spring
13 2 (3.77%) CakePHP
14 1 (1.89%) Web Services
14 1 (1.89%) Lucene
14 1 (1.89%) FuelPHP
14 1 (1.89%) Doctrine
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) DTV
2 3 (5.66%) User Experience
3 1 (1.89%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.89%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 26 (49.06%) Linux
2 3 (5.66%) Fedora
2 3 (5.66%) CentOS
3 1 (1.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (39.62%) Web Development
1 21 (39.62%) OOP
2 16 (30.19%) OO
3 14 (26.42%) MVC
4 13 (24.53%) E-Commerce
5 9 (16.98%) OO PHP
6 7 (13.21%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (9.43%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (9.43%) Software Engineering
7 5 (9.43%) Open Source
7 5 (9.43%) Unit Testing
8 4 (7.55%) Time Management
8 4 (7.55%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (7.55%) Scrum
8 4 (7.55%) Web Design
8 4 (7.55%) Programme Management
8 4 (7.55%) SEO
8 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (5.66%) TDD
9 3 (5.66%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) PHP
2 43 (81.13%) JavaScript
3 7 (13.21%) Objective-C
3 7 (13.21%) Perl
4 4 (7.55%) Ruby
4 4 (7.55%) Java
5 3 (5.66%) Python
5 3 (5.66%) SQL
6 2 (3.77%) XPath
6 2 (3.77%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Puppet
1 1 (1.89%) Vagrant
1 1 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (13.21%) Google
1 7 (13.21%) Facebook
1 7 (13.21%) Twitter
2 4 (7.55%) SAP
3 3 (5.66%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.89%) Adobe
4 1 (1.89%) New Relic
4 1 (1.89%) Zend
Christchurch, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Watkins Hire Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Swindon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 14 days ago