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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 57 65 40
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 27 21 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.53% 2.33% 5.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.66% 2.43% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 24 16 38
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £52,500 £38,250
UK excluding London average salary £33,045 £32,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+1.67% +1.56%
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
737 863 817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.34% 95.68% 97.15%
Number of salaries quoted 555 767 747
Average salary £38,750 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 May 2015.

PHP Developer Salary Histogram in Southampton

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 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 87 (100.00%) PHP
2 83 (95.40%) HTML
2 83 (95.40%) CSS
3 72 (82.76%) MySQL
4 63 (72.41%) Zend
5 47 (54.02%) JavaScript
6 38 (43.68%) jQuery
7 36 (41.38%) Marketing
8 35 (40.23%) MVC
9 34 (39.08%) Digital Marketing
10 29 (33.33%) OO
11 28 (32.18%) Symfony
12 27 (31.03%) Software Engineering
12 27 (31.03%) Linux
13 25 (28.74%) Git (software)
13 25 (28.74%) OO PHP
14 23 (26.44%) LAMP
15 22 (25.29%) OOP
15 22 (25.29%) Laravel
16 20 (22.99%) PHP5
17 19 (21.84%) HTML5
18 18 (20.69%) CSS3
19 17 (19.54%) Agile Software Development
20 15 (17.24%) Subversion
21 14 (16.09%) Ajax
21 14 (16.09%) E-Commerce
22 13 (14.94%) JSON
22 13 (14.94%) Sass
23 12 (13.79%) AngularJS
23 12 (13.79%) Jenkins

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 11 (12.64%) Drupal
1 11 (12.64%) WordPress
2 8 (9.20%) Joomla!
3 6 (6.90%) Apache
4 4 (4.60%) Apache Solr
4 4 (4.60%) Node.js
5 1 (1.15%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Fireworks
1 1 (1.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (82.76%) MySQL
2 11 (12.64%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.15%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 25 (28.74%) Git (software)
2 15 (17.24%) Subversion
3 12 (13.79%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.60%) Bower
4 4 (4.60%) Grunt
4 4 (4.60%) Karma Test Runner
4 4 (4.60%) Maven
5 3 (3.45%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.15%) Bugzilla
6 1 (1.15%) JIRA
6 1 (1.15%) Redmine
General
1 36 (41.38%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (95.40%) HTML
1 83 (95.40%) CSS
2 38 (43.68%) jQuery
3 28 (32.18%) Symfony
4 23 (26.44%) LAMP
5 22 (25.29%) Laravel
6 19 (21.84%) HTML5
7 18 (20.69%) CSS3
8 14 (16.09%) Ajax
9 13 (14.94%) JSON
9 13 (14.94%) Sass
10 12 (13.79%) AngularJS
10 12 (13.79%) RESTful
10 12 (13.79%) SOAP
10 12 (13.79%) XML
11 9 (10.34%) XHTML
12 8 (9.20%) CakePHP
13 5 (5.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (5.75%) Doctrine
14 4 (4.60%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.30%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (31.03%) Linux
2 1 (1.15%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (40.23%) MVC
2 34 (39.08%) Digital Marketing
3 29 (33.33%) OO
4 27 (31.03%) Software Engineering
5 25 (28.74%) OO PHP
6 22 (25.29%) OOP
7 17 (19.54%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (16.09%) E-Commerce
9 12 (13.79%) TDD
9 12 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (9.20%) Web Development
11 4 (4.60%) OWASP
12 3 (3.45%) Unit Testing
12 3 (3.45%) Data Transformation
12 3 (3.45%) Change Control
13 1 (1.15%) UML
13 1 (1.15%) Time Management
13 1 (1.15%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 87 (100.00%) PHP
2 47 (54.02%) JavaScript
3 20 (22.99%) PHP5
4 11 (12.64%) SQL
5 1 (1.15%) C++
5 1 (1.15%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (2.30%) Degree
Vendors
1 63 (72.41%) Zend
2 12 (13.79%) Oracle
3 4 (4.60%) Twitter
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