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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP 5
Rank 166 141 137
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -4
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 72 70 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.16% 1.38% 1.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.09% 2.41% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 56 67 80
Average salary £31,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,500 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
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
3448 2903 3068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.44% 57.06% 53.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2976 2609 2774
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,540 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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
Bristol +4 22 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Dorset -19 18 £24,000 -33.79% 3
Devon - 17 £23,000 - 1
Wiltshire - 10 £31,000 -
Somerset -26 3 £35,500 +18.33%
Gloucestershire -9 2 £39,000 +4.00%
PHP5
England

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 155 (100.00%) PHP
2 130 (83.87%) MySQL
3 97 (62.58%) Linux
4 96 (61.94%) CSS
5 87 (56.13%) HTML
6 86 (55.48%) JavaScript
7 78 (50.32%) Agile Software Development
8 73 (47.10%) OO
9 65 (41.94%) jQuery
10 56 (36.13%) OOP
11 55 (35.48%) SQL
12 49 (31.61%) Zend
13 43 (27.74%) Scrum
14 41 (26.45%) Git (software)
15 37 (23.87%) E-Commerce
16 36 (23.23%) OO PHP
17 35 (22.58%) MVC
18 34 (21.94%) Subversion
19 32 (20.65%) Degree
20 31 (20.00%) LAMP
20 31 (20.00%) RESTful
21 30 (19.35%) Java
22 24 (15.48%) SOAP
23 23 (14.84%) SaaS
24 22 (14.19%) CSS3
24 22 (14.19%) Marketing
25 21 (13.55%) Symfony
25 21 (13.55%) TDD
25 21 (13.55%) Laravel
25 21 (13.55%) Unit Testing

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 20 (12.90%) Drupal
2 13 (8.39%) WordPress
3 12 (7.74%) Apache
3 12 (7.74%) CMS
4 8 (5.16%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.94%) IIS
6 2 (1.29%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.65%) Confluence
7 1 (0.65%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (1.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 20 (12.90%) Magento
2 13 (8.39%) Shopify
3 5 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (14.84%) SaaS
2 17 (10.97%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (4.52%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.94%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.23%) Internet
2 3 (1.94%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (83.87%) MySQL
2 20 (12.90%) RDBMS
2 20 (12.90%) Relational Database
3 16 (10.32%) Hazelcast
4 15 (9.68%) SQL Server
5 6 (3.87%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.94%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.29%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.65%) Redis
8 1 (0.65%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.65%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 41 (26.45%) Git (software)
2 34 (21.94%) Subversion
3 7 (4.52%) PEAR
3 7 (4.52%) PHPUnit
3 7 (4.52%) Trac
3 7 (4.52%) Bugzilla
4 4 (2.58%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.65%) FishEye
5 1 (0.65%) JIRA
5 1 (0.65%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.65%) JMeter
5 1 (0.65%) Xdebug
5 1 (0.65%) Mercurial
General
1 22 (14.19%) Marketing
2 13 (8.39%) Retail
3 11 (7.10%) Banking
4 8 (5.16%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.23%) Finance
5 5 (3.23%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.23%) Electronics
6 1 (0.65%) Advertising
6 1 (0.65%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 149 (96.13%) Developer
2 117 (75.48%) PHP Developer
3 30 (19.35%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 29 (18.71%) Software Developer
5 27 (17.42%) Senior Developer
6 25 (16.13%) Senior PHP Developer
7 22 (14.19%) Web Developer
8 17 (10.97%) Programmer
9 15 (9.68%) PHP Web Developer
9 15 (9.68%) PHP Programmer
10 13 (8.39%) MySQL Developer
11 9 (5.81%) Lead Developer
12 8 (5.16%) Lead PHP Developer
13 6 (3.87%) Lead Programmer
13 6 (3.87%) PHP LAMP Developer
13 6 (3.87%) Java Developer
14 5 (3.23%) Software Engineer
15 4 (2.58%) Applications Developer
15 4 (2.58%) Senior Software Engineer
15 4 (2.58%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (61.94%) CSS
2 87 (56.13%) HTML
3 65 (41.94%) jQuery
4 31 (20.00%) RESTful
4 31 (20.00%) LAMP
5 24 (15.48%) SOAP
6 22 (14.19%) CSS3
7 21 (13.55%) Laravel
7 21 (13.55%) Symfony
8 20 (12.90%) Web Services
8 20 (12.90%) XML
9 19 (12.26%) HTML5
10 18 (11.61%) Spring
11 16 (10.32%) Ajax
12 15 (9.68%) ActiveMQ
12 15 (9.68%) XHTML
13 12 (7.74%) JSON
14 11 (7.10%) SAML
14 11 (7.10%) .NET
14 11 (7.10%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.97%) Computer Science
2 10 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.16%) Open Source
4 5 (3.23%) DTV
5 4 (2.58%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.94%) Social Media
6 3 (1.94%) Blog
7 2 (1.29%) Web 2.0
7 2 (1.29%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.29%) W3C
8 1 (0.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 97 (62.58%) Linux
2 20 (12.90%) CentOS
3 19 (12.26%) Fedora
4 12 (7.74%) Ubuntu
5 3 (1.94%) Windows
5 3 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.65%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (50.32%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (47.10%) OO
3 56 (36.13%) OOP
4 43 (27.74%) Scrum
5 37 (23.87%) E-Commerce
6 36 (23.23%) OO PHP
7 35 (22.58%) MVC
8 21 (13.55%) TDD
8 21 (13.55%) Unit Testing
9 19 (12.26%) Web Development
9 19 (12.26%) Software Engineering
10 16 (10.32%) B2B
11 13 (8.39%) Online Marketing
12 11 (7.10%) Web Application Development
13 7 (4.52%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (3.23%) Digital Marketing
14 5 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
14 5 (3.23%) Content Management
14 5 (3.23%) Programme Management
15 4 (2.58%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 155 (100.00%) PHP
2 86 (55.48%) JavaScript
3 55 (35.48%) SQL
4 30 (19.35%) Java
5 12 (7.74%) Python
6 9 (5.81%) Ruby
6 9 (5.81%) VB.NET
7 8 (5.16%) C#
8 7 (4.52%) C++
9 5 (3.23%) PHP4
10 3 (1.94%) Groovy
11 2 (1.29%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.65%) C
Qualifications
1 32 (20.65%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (1.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.94%) Plesk
1 3 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.29%) Puppet
3 1 (0.65%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 49 (31.61%) Zend
2 19 (12.26%) Red Hat
3 11 (7.10%) Oracle
4 5 (3.23%) SAP
5 4 (2.58%) Sage
6 3 (1.94%) Twitter
7 2 (1.29%) VMware
8 1 (0.65%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.65%) Sencha
8 1 (0.65%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.65%) Adobe
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