Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Dorset during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP Developer
South West > Dorset
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 35 44
Rank change year-on-year -9 +9 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 61 86 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 5.39% 8.08% 6.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.48% 8.10% 6.55%
Number of salaries quoted 58 85 95
Dorset median annual salary £30,000 £33,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £21,850 £21,250 £19,000
90th Percentile £42,500 £55,000 £41,250
South West median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year - +4.48% +8.06%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Dorset
Permanent vacancies in Dorset with a recognized job title 1114 1062 1436
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.41% 99.72% 97.62%
Number of salaries quoted 969 948 1114
Dorset median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £61,250 £50,175
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

Job postings that featured PHP Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dorset.

Job vacancy trend for PHP Developer in Dorset

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for PHP Developer in Dorset

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP Developer in Dorset over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP Developer in Dorset

PHP Developer
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -22 22 £35,000 - 1
Poole +1 17 £30,000 -20.00% 2
Wimborne -3 15 £30,000 +33.33% 2
Ferndown -1 6 £23,000 +2.22%
PHP Developer
South West

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, PHP Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 61 (100.00%) PHP
2 52 (85.25%) JavaScript
3 46 (75.41%) MySQL
4 43 (70.49%) Git (software)
5 42 (68.85%) LAMP
6 40 (65.57%) CSS
6 40 (65.57%) HTML
7 39 (63.93%) Linux
8 38 (62.30%) Web Development
9 35 (57.38%) MVC
10 28 (45.90%) OOP
10 28 (45.90%) Apache
11 19 (31.15%) jQuery
11 19 (31.15%) Amazon AWS
12 17 (27.87%) Symfony
13 16 (26.23%) SEO
13 16 (26.23%) Laravel
14 15 (24.59%) Sass
14 15 (24.59%) LESS
14 15 (24.59%) E-Commerce
15 14 (22.95%) Google
15 14 (22.95%) Google Cloud Platform
16 13 (21.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 11 (18.03%) AngularJS
17 11 (18.03%) JSON
17 11 (18.03%) Network Security
17 11 (18.03%) Web Services
17 11 (18.03%) Windows
18 10 (16.39%) OO
19 9 (14.75%) MariaDB

PHP Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 28 (45.90%) Apache
2 8 (13.11%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (9.84%) Drupal
3 6 (9.84%) nginx
3 6 (9.84%) WordPress
4 5 (8.20%) CMS
Business Applications
1 7 (11.48%) Magento
2 2 (3.28%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 19 (31.15%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (22.95%) Google Cloud Platform
3 8 (13.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (6.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.03%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (75.41%) MySQL
2 9 (14.75%) MariaDB
2 9 (14.75%) MongoDB
3 8 (13.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 8 (13.11%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 43 (70.49%) Git (software)
2 8 (13.11%) Grunt
2 8 (13.11%) gulp
2 8 (13.11%) webpack
3 1 (1.64%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.64%) Subversion
General
1 6 (9.84%) Finance
2 3 (4.92%) Retail
3 2 (3.28%) Marketing
4 1 (1.64%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (68.85%) LAMP
2 40 (65.57%) CSS
2 40 (65.57%) HTML
3 19 (31.15%) jQuery
4 17 (27.87%) Symfony
5 16 (26.23%) Laravel
6 15 (24.59%) LESS
6 15 (24.59%) Sass
7 13 (21.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 11 (18.03%) AngularJS
8 11 (18.03%) JSON
8 11 (18.03%) Web Services
9 9 (14.75%) Backbone.js
9 9 (14.75%) Node.js
9 9 (14.75%) React
10 8 (13.11%) Ember.js
10 8 (13.11%) Express
10 8 (13.11%) MEAN Stack
10 8 (13.11%) RESTful
11 6 (9.84%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) Greenfield Project
1 6 (9.84%) Mobile App
2 4 (6.56%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.56%) User Experience
3 1 (1.64%) FMCG
3 1 (1.64%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 39 (63.93%) Linux
2 11 (18.03%) Windows
3 6 (9.84%) Debian
3 6 (9.84%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (62.30%) Web Development
2 35 (57.38%) MVC
3 28 (45.90%) OOP
4 16 (26.23%) SEO
5 15 (24.59%) E-Commerce
6 10 (16.39%) OO
7 9 (14.75%) DevOps
8 8 (13.11%) TDD
9 7 (11.48%) OO PHP
10 6 (9.84%) Mobile Application Development
10 6 (9.84%) Open Source
11 3 (4.92%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (4.92%) Analytics
11 3 (4.92%) Unit Testing
12 1 (1.64%) Front End Development
12 1 (1.64%) Microservices
12 1 (1.64%) Project Management
12 1 (1.64%) SDLC
12 1 (1.64%) SOA
12 1 (1.64%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 61 (100.00%) PHP
2 52 (85.25%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.92%) SQL
4 1 (1.64%) Go
4 1 (1.64%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (6.56%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (6.56%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (13.11%) Docker
2 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (13.11%) Ansible
1 8 (13.11%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (13.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (22.95%) Google
2 5 (8.20%) Zend
3 2 (3.28%) Plumtree
4 1 (1.64%) Adobe