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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 44 62 40
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 39 21 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 5.08% 2.43% 6.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.30% 2.58% 6.26%
Number of salaries quoted 37 17 47
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £42,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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
736 815 847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.83% 94.44% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 588 732 794
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 3 July 2015.

PHP Developer Salary Histogram in Southampton

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 85 (100.00%) PHP
2 78 (91.76%) HTML
2 78 (91.76%) CSS
3 66 (77.65%) MySQL
4 57 (67.06%) Zend
5 50 (58.82%) JavaScript
6 43 (50.59%) jQuery
7 39 (45.88%) MVC
8 34 (40.00%) Linux
9 31 (36.47%) Marketing
9 31 (36.47%) Git (software)
10 30 (35.29%) OO
11 29 (34.12%) Digital Marketing
12 27 (31.76%) LAMP
12 27 (31.76%) Symfony
13 24 (28.24%) Software Engineering
13 24 (28.24%) OOP
14 23 (27.06%) HTML5
15 22 (25.88%) Laravel
15 22 (25.88%) OO PHP
16 21 (24.71%) CSS3
16 21 (24.71%) Ajax
17 20 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
18 17 (20.00%) Sass
19 16 (18.82%) Subversion
20 15 (17.65%) TDD
20 15 (17.65%) Jenkins
20 15 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
21 14 (16.47%) PHP5
21 14 (16.47%) WordPress

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 14 (16.47%) Apache
1 14 (16.47%) WordPress
2 12 (14.12%) Joomla!
3 9 (10.59%) Drupal
4 6 (7.06%) CMS
4 6 (7.06%) Apache Solr
5 4 (4.71%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.18%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.18%) DNS
1 1 (1.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (77.65%) MySQL
2 11 (12.94%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.18%) SQLite
3 1 (1.18%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 31 (36.47%) Git (software)
2 16 (18.82%) Subversion
3 15 (17.65%) Jenkins
4 8 (9.41%) Maven
5 7 (8.24%) PHPUnit
6 2 (2.35%) Grunt
7 1 (1.18%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (1.18%) Bower
7 1 (1.18%) Redmine
7 1 (1.18%) JIRA
7 1 (1.18%) Bugzilla
General
1 31 (36.47%) Marketing
2 1 (1.18%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (91.76%) HTML
1 78 (91.76%) CSS
2 43 (50.59%) jQuery
3 27 (31.76%) LAMP
3 27 (31.76%) Symfony
4 23 (27.06%) HTML5
5 22 (25.88%) Laravel
6 21 (24.71%) Ajax
6 21 (24.71%) CSS3
7 17 (20.00%) Sass
8 14 (16.47%) JSON
9 12 (14.12%) SOAP
9 12 (14.12%) RESTful
10 11 (12.94%) XML
10 11 (12.94%) AngularJS
11 7 (8.24%) CakePHP
12 6 (7.06%) Nutch
13 5 (5.88%) XHTML
14 3 (3.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 2 (2.35%) Doctrine
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.35%) Social Media
2 1 (1.18%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 34 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (1.18%) Android
2 1 (1.18%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (45.88%) MVC
2 30 (35.29%) OO
3 29 (34.12%) Digital Marketing
4 24 (28.24%) Software Engineering
4 24 (28.24%) OOP
5 22 (25.88%) OO PHP
6 20 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (17.65%) TDD
7 15 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (14.12%) E-Commerce
9 10 (11.76%) Web Development
10 7 (8.24%) Change Control
10 7 (8.24%) Unit Testing
11 6 (7.06%) OWASP
12 3 (3.53%) Data Transformation
12 3 (3.53%) BDD
12 3 (3.53%) Dependency Injection
13 2 (2.35%) Open Source
14 1 (1.18%) Time Management
14 1 (1.18%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 85 (100.00%) PHP
2 50 (58.82%) JavaScript
3 14 (16.47%) PHP5
4 8 (9.41%) SQL
5 1 (1.18%) C++
5 1 (1.18%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (1.18%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) cPanel
Vendors
1 57 (67.06%) Zend
2 9 (10.59%) Oracle
3 1 (1.18%) Google
3 1 (1.18%) Twitter
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