The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for PHP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
South West / Dorset
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 10 36
Rank change year-on-year -17 +26  
Permanent jobs citing PHP 41 91 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 8.67% 17.67% 7.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.23% 30.64% 12.29%
Number of salaries quoted 38 84 44
Median salary £30,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £19,650
10% offered a salary of more than £40,450 £45,000 £37,350
UK excluding London median salary £36,742 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.97% -  

PHP is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 310 297 358
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 65.54% 57.67% 58.98%
Number of salaries quoted 280 266 288
Median salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset citing PHP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Dorset

PHP
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for PHP in Dorset

PHP
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in Dorset over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP in Dorset

PHP
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 within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -19 18 £32,500 -13.33% 5
Poole -4 10 £30,000 -17.24% 3
Wimborne 0 8 £30,000 +33.33% 3
Ferndown -5 1 £23,000 +3.37% 1
PHP
South West

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for PHP.

1 55 (69.62%) CSS
2 54 (68.35%) JavaScript
3 53 (67.09%) HTML
3 53 (67.09%) MySQL
4 36 (45.57%) Web Development
5 27 (34.18%) MVC
6 25 (31.65%) Git (software)
7 24 (30.38%) Drupal
8 23 (29.11%) Magento
8 23 (29.11%) Laravel
9 22 (27.85%) jQuery
10 21 (26.58%) SQL Server
11 18 (22.78%) OOP
11 18 (22.78%) LAMP
11 18 (22.78%) Open Source
12 17 (21.52%) WordPress
13 16 (20.25%) CMS
13 16 (20.25%) SQL
13 16 (20.25%) Relational Database
14 15 (18.99%) Sass
14 15 (18.99%) Apache
14 15 (18.99%) Symfony
15 13 (16.46%) Linux
15 13 (16.46%) E-Commerce
15 13 (16.46%) AngularJS
16 12 (15.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 11 (13.92%) CSS3
17 11 (13.92%) OO
17 11 (13.92%) Windows
17 11 (13.92%) Java

PHP
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 24 (30.38%) Drupal
2 17 (21.52%) WordPress
3 16 (20.25%) CMS
4 15 (18.99%) Apache
5 2 (2.53%) Joomla!
5 2 (2.53%) Moodle
6 1 (1.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.27%) IIS
6 1 (1.27%) Magnolia
6 1 (1.27%) nginx
6 1 (1.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 23 (29.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) GitHub
2 1 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (67.09%) MySQL
2 21 (26.58%) SQL Server
3 16 (20.25%) Relational Database
4 9 (11.39%) FileMaker
5 8 (10.13%) MongoDB
6 6 (7.59%) NoSQL
7 4 (5.06%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.53%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (2.53%) Big Data
8 2 (2.53%) MariaDB
8 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (31.65%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.59%) Subversion
3 5 (6.33%) Grunt
3 5 (6.33%) gulp
3 5 (6.33%) Vagrant
4 2 (2.53%) Dreamweaver
General
1 8 (10.13%) Electronics
1 8 (10.13%) Games
2 5 (6.33%) Marketing
3 3 (3.80%) Retail
4 2 (2.53%) Finance
5 1 (1.27%) Banking
5 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 70 (88.61%) Developer
2 30 (37.97%) PHP Developer
3 21 (26.58%) Web Developer
4 11 (13.92%) Database Developer
4 11 (13.92%) PHP Web Developer
5 8 (10.13%) Full Stack Developer
6 7 (8.86%) Magento Developer
6 7 (8.86%) Software Developer
7 4 (5.06%) PHP Magento Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Software Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) WordPress Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Junior
8 3 (3.80%) Junior Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Junior PHP Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Senior Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Senior Drupal Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Senior Magento Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Senior PHP Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Senior PHP Web Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (69.62%) CSS
2 53 (67.09%) HTML
3 23 (29.11%) Laravel
4 22 (27.85%) jQuery
5 18 (22.78%) LAMP
6 15 (18.99%) Sass
6 15 (18.99%) Symfony
7 13 (16.46%) AngularJS
8 12 (15.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 11 (13.92%) CakePHP
9 11 (13.92%) CSS3
9 11 (13.92%) HTML5
10 10 (12.66%) .NET
10 10 (12.66%) Ajax
11 9 (11.39%) LESS
12 8 (10.13%) Web Services
13 7 (8.86%) ASP.NET
14 6 (7.59%) SOAP
14 6 (7.59%) WebSockets
14 6 (7.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.13%) Social Media
2 6 (7.59%) User Experience
3 5 (6.33%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (5.06%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (3.80%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.27%) FMCG
6 1 (1.27%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.46%) Linux
2 11 (13.92%) Windows
3 7 (8.86%) Android
4 5 (6.33%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.53%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.27%) Debian
6 1 (1.27%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (45.57%) Web Development
2 27 (34.18%) MVC
3 18 (22.78%) OOP
3 18 (22.78%) Open Source
4 13 (16.46%) E-Commerce
5 11 (13.92%) OO
6 10 (12.66%) Data Analysis
6 10 (12.66%) OO PHP
6 10 (12.66%) SEO
7 9 (11.39%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (8.86%) DevOps
8 7 (8.86%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (7.59%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (7.59%) Software Engineering
10 4 (5.06%) SDLC
11 3 (3.80%) Front End Development
11 3 (3.80%) Mobile Development
11 3 (3.80%) Scrum
12 2 (2.53%) TDD
12 2 (2.53%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (68.35%) JavaScript
2 16 (20.25%) SQL
3 11 (13.92%) C#
3 11 (13.92%) Java
4 8 (10.13%) R
5 7 (8.86%) Python
6 3 (3.80%) Apple Swift
6 3 (3.80%) Go
6 3 (3.80%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.53%) C++
7 2 (2.53%) Delphi
7 2 (2.53%) Perl
8 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.27%) PHP 5
8 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.80%) Degree
2 1 (1.27%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 5 (6.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (12.66%) Zend
2 8 (10.13%) Oracle
3 5 (6.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.06%) Google
5 3 (3.80%) Adobe
6 2 (2.53%) Sage
7 1 (1.27%) Plumtree
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Dorset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
greywood
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + (Medical, Dental, 35 Hols)
Posted: 8 days ago
Bournemouth
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Dorset
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: 22 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + benefits and training
Posted: 26 days ago
Ferndown
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Package
Posted: 22 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Package
Posted: 20 days ago
Wimborne
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Package
Posted: 22 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 27 days ago