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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 32 43 49
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 50 46 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 7.15% 5.36% 4.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.44% 5.64% 5.10%
Number of salaries quoted 41 38 43
Average salary £36,500 £31,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.87% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
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
672 815 863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.14% 94.99% 97.62%
Number of salaries quoted 593 723 823
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £21,500 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 September 2015.

PHP Developer Salary Histogram in Southampton

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 75 (100.00%) PHP
2 70 (93.33%) HTML
2 70 (93.33%) CSS
3 57 (76.00%) JavaScript
4 49 (65.33%) MySQL
5 41 (54.67%) MVC
5 41 (54.67%) Zend
6 38 (50.67%) jQuery
6 38 (50.67%) Git (software)
7 35 (46.67%) HTML5
8 33 (44.00%) CSS3
8 33 (44.00%) Linux
9 30 (40.00%) OO
9 30 (40.00%) LAMP
9 30 (40.00%) Marketing
10 25 (33.33%) OOP
11 22 (29.33%) Ajax
11 22 (29.33%) Symfony
12 21 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (26.67%) Subversion
14 18 (24.00%) TDD
14 18 (24.00%) Laravel
14 18 (24.00%) Sass
15 17 (22.67%) OO PHP
15 17 (22.67%) Apache
16 16 (21.33%) Digital Marketing
16 16 (21.33%) Jenkins
16 16 (21.33%) Continuous Integration
17 15 (20.00%) Software Engineering
18 13 (17.33%) Unit Testing

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 17 (22.67%) Apache
2 12 (16.00%) WordPress
3 11 (14.67%) Joomla!
4 10 (13.33%) Node.js
5 8 (10.67%) CMS
6 5 (6.67%) Drupal
7 4 (5.33%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.33%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.67%) DNS
2 1 (1.33%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (65.33%) MySQL
2 8 (10.67%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (8.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.33%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 38 (50.67%) Git (software)
2 20 (26.67%) Subversion
3 16 (21.33%) Jenkins
4 12 (16.00%) Maven
4 12 (16.00%) PHPUnit
5 7 (9.33%) Grunt
6 1 (1.33%) gulp
6 1 (1.33%) JIRA
6 1 (1.33%) Redmine
6 1 (1.33%) Behat
6 1 (1.33%) Bugzilla
General
1 30 (40.00%) Marketing
2 2 (2.67%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (93.33%) HTML
1 70 (93.33%) CSS
2 38 (50.67%) jQuery
3 35 (46.67%) HTML5
4 33 (44.00%) CSS3
5 30 (40.00%) LAMP
6 22 (29.33%) Ajax
6 22 (29.33%) Symfony
7 18 (24.00%) Sass
7 18 (24.00%) Laravel
8 13 (17.33%) AngularJS
9 7 (9.33%) Express
10 6 (8.00%) JSON
11 5 (6.67%) SOAP
11 5 (6.67%) XHTML
11 5 (6.67%) RESTful
12 4 (5.33%) Nutch
12 4 (5.33%) XML
12 4 (5.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 3 (4.00%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.00%) Blog
2 3 (4.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 33 (44.00%) Linux
2 2 (2.67%) CentOS
3 1 (1.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (54.67%) MVC
2 30 (40.00%) OO
3 25 (33.33%) OOP
4 21 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (24.00%) TDD
6 17 (22.67%) OO PHP
7 16 (21.33%) Digital Marketing
7 16 (21.33%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (20.00%) Software Engineering
9 13 (17.33%) Unit Testing
10 12 (16.00%) Change Control
11 8 (10.67%) E-Commerce
12 6 (8.00%) Web Development
13 4 (5.33%) BDD
13 4 (5.33%) OWASP
13 4 (5.33%) Dependency Injection
14 3 (4.00%) Mentoring
15 2 (2.67%) Coaching
15 2 (2.67%) Social Media Marketing
15 2 (2.67%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 75 (100.00%) PHP
2 57 (76.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (13.33%) PHP5
4 8 (10.67%) SQL
5 1 (1.33%) C++
5 1 (1.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (1.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (2.67%) cPanel
Vendors
1 41 (54.67%) Zend
2 6 (8.00%) Oracle
3 2 (2.67%) Google
4 1 (1.33%) Twitter
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