The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Developer
Rank 29 28 35
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 63 69 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 8.31% 7.52% 5.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.41% 7.58% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 62 69 52
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
PHP Developer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
749 910 883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 98.81% 99.13% 97.57%
Number of salaries quoted 699 746 772
Average salary £41,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.79% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer in the job title across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the Southampton region.

PHP Developer Salary Trend in Southampton

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

PHP Developer Salary Histogram in Southampton

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Southampton region that cited PHP Developer in their job title 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 with PHP Developer in their job title.

1 101 (100.00%) HTML
1 101 (100.00%) PHP
2 98 (97.03%) CSS
3 87 (86.14%) JavaScript
4 74 (73.27%) MVC
5 70 (69.31%) Git (software)
6 68 (67.33%) Linux
7 63 (62.38%) OOP
8 58 (57.43%) OO
9 57 (56.44%) Zend
10 52 (51.49%) Subversion
11 50 (49.50%) LAMP
12 46 (45.54%) HTML5
13 45 (44.55%) jQuery
13 45 (44.55%) MySQL
14 43 (42.57%) TDD
14 43 (42.57%) Laravel
15 38 (37.62%) CSS3
16 37 (36.63%) Apache
17 35 (34.65%) Unit Testing
18 31 (30.69%) Symfony
18 31 (30.69%) AngularJS
19 26 (25.74%) Agile Software Development
20 24 (23.76%) PHPUnit
20 24 (23.76%) Ajax
21 23 (22.77%) Continuous Integration
21 23 (22.77%) Change Control
21 23 (22.77%) Sass
21 23 (22.77%) Jenkins
21 23 (22.77%) Maven

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Southampton region that cited PHP Developer in their job title 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 with PHP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 37 (36.63%) Apache
2 22 (21.78%) Node.js
3 8 (7.92%) Drupal
3 8 (7.92%) WordPress
4 7 (6.93%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.99%) CMS
5 1 (0.99%) Jetty
5 1 (0.99%) nginx
Business Applications
1 18 (17.82%) Magento
2 1 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.97%) Extranet
1 3 (2.97%) Intranet
2 1 (0.99%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (44.55%) MySQL
2 13 (12.87%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (5.94%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.99%) Couchbase
4 1 (0.99%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.99%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 70 (69.31%) Git (software)
2 52 (51.49%) Subversion
3 24 (23.76%) PHPUnit
4 23 (22.77%) Jenkins
4 23 (22.77%) Maven
5 8 (7.92%) Grunt
6 2 (1.98%) Bower
General
1 14 (13.86%) Marketing
2 3 (2.97%) Back Office
3 1 (0.99%) Electronics
3 1 (0.99%) Finance
3 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (100.00%) HTML
2 98 (97.03%) CSS
3 50 (49.50%) LAMP
4 46 (45.54%) HTML5
5 45 (44.55%) jQuery
6 43 (42.57%) Laravel
7 38 (37.62%) CSS3
8 31 (30.69%) AngularJS
8 31 (30.69%) Symfony
9 24 (23.76%) Ajax
10 23 (22.77%) Sass
10 23 (22.77%) XHTML
11 22 (21.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 12 (11.88%) Behat
13 8 (7.92%) Express
13 8 (7.92%) Zend Framework
14 7 (6.93%) CakePHP
15 6 (5.94%) MEAN Stack
15 6 (5.94%) PhoneGap
16 4 (3.96%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.87%) Computer Science
2 8 (7.92%) BBC
3 6 (5.94%) Blog
4 2 (1.98%) iPad
5 1 (0.99%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.99%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 68 (67.33%) Linux
2 12 (11.88%) Debian
3 1 (0.99%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (73.27%) MVC
2 63 (62.38%) OOP
3 58 (57.43%) OO
4 43 (42.57%) TDD
5 35 (34.65%) Unit Testing
6 26 (25.74%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (22.77%) Change Control
7 23 (22.77%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (22.77%) E-Commerce
7 23 (22.77%) OO PHP
8 22 (21.78%) Software Engineering
9 11 (10.89%) Web Development
10 8 (7.92%) Front End Development
11 6 (5.94%) BDD
12 5 (4.95%) Digital Marketing
13 4 (3.96%) Dependency Injection
14 3 (2.97%) Progressive Enhancement
14 3 (2.97%) Usability Testing
14 3 (2.97%) Web Accessibility
15 2 (1.98%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 101 (100.00%) PHP
2 87 (86.14%) JavaScript
3 22 (21.78%) PHP 5
4 21 (20.79%) SQL
5 12 (11.88%) PHP 7
6 4 (3.96%) Python
7 1 (0.99%) C++
7 1 (0.99%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (1.98%) Degree
2 1 (0.99%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.97%) QA
Vendors
1 57 (56.44%) Zend
2 14 (13.86%) Twitter
3 8 (7.92%) Sony
4 7 (6.93%) Oracle
5 1 (0.99%) Google
5 1 (0.99%) SAP
5 1 (0.99%) Splunk
5 1 (0.99%) Tableau
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