Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
South West > Dorset
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 21 21
Rank change year-on-year -4 0 +13
Permanent jobs citing PHP 111 120 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 9.81% 11.27% 10.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.04% 17.94% 17.85%
Number of salaries quoted 105 119 153
Dorset median annual salary £30,000 £32,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +3.17% -3.08%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £19,800
90th Percentile £44,350 £55,000 £42,750
South West median annual salary £36,742 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.98% - +7.69%

PHP is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Dorset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 738 669 874
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 65.19% 62.82% 59.42%
Number of salaries quoted 658 601 650
Dorset median annual salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.67% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £50,075 £58,750 £50,000
South West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.90% +4.05%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

Job postings citing PHP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dorset.

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 6 months to 21 November 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 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 -10 44 £40,000 +17.65% 1
Wimborne +7 29 £30,000 +33.33% 3
Poole +5 29 £30,000 -20.00% 5
Ferndown -1 6 £23,000 +2.22%
PHP
South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 100 (90.09%) JavaScript
2 66 (59.46%) MySQL
2 66 (59.46%) Web Development
3 64 (57.66%) CSS
3 64 (57.66%) HTML
4 63 (56.76%) Git (software)
5 59 (53.15%) MVC
6 51 (45.95%) Linux
7 50 (45.05%) LAMP
8 40 (36.04%) OOP
8 40 (36.04%) jQuery
9 35 (31.53%) Apache
10 30 (27.03%) Sass
11 28 (25.23%) LESS
11 28 (25.23%) SEO
12 23 (20.72%) E-Commerce
12 23 (20.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 22 (19.82%) Amazon AWS
14 21 (18.92%) Symfony
14 21 (18.92%) Laravel
15 19 (17.12%) WordPress
16 18 (16.22%) Windows
17 17 (15.32%) Google
17 17 (15.32%) AngularJS
17 17 (15.32%) Google Cloud Platform
18 16 (14.41%) React
18 16 (14.41%) User Experience
18 16 (14.41%) Open Source
19 15 (13.51%) MongoDB
19 15 (13.51%) OO

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 35 (31.53%) Apache
2 19 (17.12%) WordPress
3 11 (9.91%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (9.01%) CMS
4 10 (9.01%) Drupal
5 6 (5.41%) nginx
6 1 (0.90%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.90%) Magnolia
6 1 (0.90%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (3.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (2.70%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.80%) InDesign
4 1 (0.90%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 14 (12.61%) Magento
2 2 (1.80%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 22 (19.82%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (15.32%) Google Cloud Platform
3 11 (9.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (3.60%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.91%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (59.46%) MySQL
2 15 (13.51%) MongoDB
3 14 (12.61%) Relational Database
4 13 (11.71%) MariaDB
5 12 (10.81%) SQL Server
6 11 (9.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 6 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (5.41%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (2.70%) FileMaker
8 3 (2.70%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.80%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 63 (56.76%) Git (software)
2 12 (10.81%) Grunt
2 12 (10.81%) gulp
3 11 (9.91%) webpack
4 6 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (5.41%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.90%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.90%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.90%) Subversion
General
1 13 (11.71%) Marketing
2 10 (9.01%) Retail
3 7 (6.31%) Finance
4 3 (2.70%) Electronics
5 2 (1.80%) Games
Job Titles
1 107 (96.40%) Developer
2 61 (54.95%) PHP Developer
3 50 (45.05%) Web Developer
4 33 (29.73%) PHP Web Developer
5 11 (9.91%) Senior Developer
6 9 (8.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 8 (7.21%) .NET Developer
7 8 (7.21%) C# Developer
8 7 (6.31%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 7 (6.31%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (6.31%) JavaScript Developer
8 7 (6.31%) Lead .NET Developer
8 7 (6.31%) Lead Developer
8 7 (6.31%) Senior .NET Developer
8 7 (6.31%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 7 (6.31%) Senior C# Developer
9 6 (5.41%) OO PHP Developer
9 6 (5.41%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 6 (5.41%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (5.41%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (57.66%) CSS
1 64 (57.66%) HTML
2 50 (45.05%) LAMP
3 40 (36.04%) jQuery
4 30 (27.03%) Sass
5 28 (25.23%) LESS
6 23 (20.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 21 (18.92%) Laravel
7 21 (18.92%) Symfony
8 17 (15.32%) AngularJS
9 16 (14.41%) React
10 14 (12.61%) Web Services
11 13 (11.71%) Backbone.js
11 13 (11.71%) JSON
12 12 (10.81%) Ember.js
12 12 (10.81%) MEAN Stack
12 12 (10.81%) Node.js
12 12 (10.81%) RESTful
13 11 (9.91%) Express
14 9 (8.11%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.41%) User Experience
2 10 (9.01%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (9.01%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.60%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.90%) FMCG
4 1 (0.90%) Online Games
4 1 (0.90%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 51 (45.95%) Linux
2 18 (16.22%) Windows
3 6 (5.41%) Debian
3 6 (5.41%) Ubuntu
4 4 (3.60%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.70%) Android
6 1 (0.90%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (59.46%) Web Development
2 59 (53.15%) MVC
3 40 (36.04%) OOP
4 28 (25.23%) SEO
5 23 (20.72%) E-Commerce
6 16 (14.41%) Open Source
7 15 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (13.51%) OO
8 14 (12.61%) Front End Development
9 12 (10.81%) DevOps
9 12 (10.81%) OO PHP
9 12 (10.81%) TDD
10 9 (8.11%) Analytics
10 9 (8.11%) Mentoring
11 7 (6.31%) Mobile Application Development
11 7 (6.31%) Project Management
12 6 (5.41%) Data Analytics
12 6 (5.41%) Data-Driven Marketing
13 4 (3.60%) Software Engineering
14 3 (2.70%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 100 (90.09%) JavaScript
2 13 (11.71%) SQL
3 9 (8.11%) C#
4 4 (3.60%) Go
5 3 (2.70%) Java
5 3 (2.70%) Python
5 3 (2.70%) R
6 1 (0.90%) Apple Swift
6 1 (0.90%) Delphi
6 1 (0.90%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.90%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 5 (4.50%) Degree
2 4 (3.60%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 12 (10.81%) Docker
2 1 (0.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (9.91%) Ansible
1 11 (9.91%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (9.91%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (15.32%) Google
2 13 (11.71%) Adobe
3 6 (5.41%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.50%) Zend
5 3 (2.70%) Oracle
5 3 (2.70%) Plumtree