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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 57 58 45
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 35 25 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 4.00% 2.66% 5.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.16% 2.78% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 32 21 38
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £45,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,750 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +3.17%
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
842 899 812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.34% 95.74% 97.83%
Number of salaries quoted 648 805 738
Average salary £39,000 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 May 2015.

PHP Developer Salary Histogram in Southampton

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 98 (100.00%) PHP
2 93 (94.90%) CSS
3 91 (92.86%) HTML
4 77 (78.57%) MySQL
5 70 (71.43%) Zend
6 58 (59.18%) JavaScript
7 45 (45.92%) MVC
8 38 (38.78%) OO
9 37 (37.76%) jQuery
9 37 (37.76%) OO PHP
10 36 (36.73%) Marketing
11 34 (34.69%) Digital Marketing
12 33 (33.67%) Git (software)
13 32 (32.65%) Linux
14 31 (31.63%) PHP5
14 31 (31.63%) Symfony
15 30 (30.61%) OOP
15 30 (30.61%) LAMP
16 27 (27.55%) Software Engineering
17 21 (21.43%) Laravel
18 20 (20.41%) HTML5
18 20 (20.41%) Subversion
19 18 (18.37%) SQL
19 18 (18.37%) CSS3
19 18 (18.37%) AngularJS
20 17 (17.35%) XHTML
21 15 (15.31%) E-Commerce
22 14 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
23 13 (13.27%) Oracle
23 13 (13.27%) Drupal

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 13 (13.27%) Drupal
1 13 (13.27%) WordPress
2 10 (10.20%) Joomla!
3 8 (8.16%) Node.js
4 4 (4.08%) Apache
5 3 (3.06%) Apache Solr
5 3 (3.06%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.02%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.06%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (3.06%) Amazon S3
1 3 (3.06%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.02%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (78.57%) MySQL
2 10 (10.20%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (3.06%) Hadoop
3 3 (3.06%) Big Data
3 3 (3.06%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 33 (33.67%) Git (software)
2 20 (20.41%) Subversion
3 9 (9.18%) Jenkins
4 8 (8.16%) Bower
4 8 (8.16%) Grunt
4 8 (8.16%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (2.04%) Maven
6 1 (1.02%) PHPUnit
General
1 36 (36.73%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (94.90%) CSS
2 91 (92.86%) HTML
3 37 (37.76%) jQuery
4 31 (31.63%) Symfony
5 30 (30.61%) LAMP
6 21 (21.43%) Laravel
7 20 (20.41%) HTML5
8 18 (18.37%) CSS3
8 18 (18.37%) AngularJS
9 17 (17.35%) XHTML
10 12 (12.24%) JSON
11 11 (11.22%) SOAP
11 11 (11.22%) XML
11 11 (11.22%) RESTful
12 10 (10.20%) Sass
12 10 (10.20%) Ajax
12 10 (10.20%) CakePHP
13 9 (9.18%) Doctrine
14 8 (8.16%) Apache Camel
14 8 (8.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.04%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 32 (32.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (45.92%) MVC
2 38 (38.78%) OO
3 37 (37.76%) OO PHP
4 34 (34.69%) Digital Marketing
5 30 (30.61%) OOP
6 27 (27.55%) Software Engineering
7 15 (15.31%) E-Commerce
8 14 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (10.20%) Web Development
10 9 (9.18%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (8.16%) TDD
12 3 (3.06%) OWASP
12 3 (3.06%) Data Transformation
13 1 (1.02%) Data Management
13 1 (1.02%) Scrum
13 1 (1.02%) Unit Testing
13 1 (1.02%) Time Management
13 1 (1.02%) Kanban
13 1 (1.02%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 98 (100.00%) PHP
2 58 (59.18%) JavaScript
3 31 (31.63%) PHP5
4 18 (18.37%) SQL
5 3 (3.06%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (2.04%) Degree
Vendors
1 70 (71.43%) Zend
2 13 (13.27%) Oracle
3 8 (8.16%) Twitter
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