Period
to 20 May 2018

The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 6 months to 20 May 2018.

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 > Somerset
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 90 74
Rank change year-on-year +31 -16 -47
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 38 24 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 3.82% 1.84% 2.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.87% 1.88% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 32 32 44
Somerset median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £54,375 £62,750
South West median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset. 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
Somerset
Permanent vacancies in Somerset with a recognized job title 982 1,276 1,222
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.69% 97.78% 98.63%
Number of salaries quoted 844 1,013 1,069
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,650 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP Developer in Somerset

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for PHP Developer in Somerset

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP Developer in Somerset over the 6 months to 20 May 2018.

Salary histogram for PHP Developer in Somerset

PHP Developer
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 20 May 2018. 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
Bath +8 15 £35,000 +1.82% 4
Bridgwater - 15 £50,000 - 4
Clevedon - 2 £32,500 -
Portishead - 1 £48,000 -
PHP Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 20 May 2018, PHP Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Somerset region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 38 (100.00%) PHP
1 38 (100.00%) MySQL
2 33 (86.84%) CSS
3 25 (65.79%) Laravel
4 23 (60.53%) Git (software)
5 18 (47.37%) Retail
6 17 (44.74%) jQuery
6 17 (44.74%) HTML
7 16 (42.11%) Unix
7 16 (42.11%) Linux
7 16 (42.11%) Internet
7 16 (42.11%) REST
8 15 (39.47%) PHPUnit
8 15 (39.47%) Time Management
8 15 (39.47%) Open Source
8 15 (39.47%) Ruby
8 15 (39.47%) Project Management
8 15 (39.47%) Workflow
8 15 (39.47%) Python
8 15 (39.47%) JavaScript
9 14 (36.84%) OO
10 13 (34.21%) Web Development
11 10 (26.32%) Greenfield Project
11 10 (26.32%) CSS3
12 8 (21.05%) Symfony
13 7 (18.42%) HTML5
13 7 (18.42%) NoSQL
13 7 (18.42%) Relational Database
14 6 (15.79%) OO PHP
14 6 (15.79%) ES6

PHP Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 5 (13.16%) CMS
2 2 (5.26%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.79%) SaaS
2 1 (2.63%) IaaS
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.63%) Office 365
2 1 (2.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (42.11%) Internet
2 1 (2.63%) DNS
2 1 (2.63%) Firewall
2 1 (2.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (100.00%) MySQL
2 7 (18.42%) NoSQL
2 7 (18.42%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.63%) MariaDB
3 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.63%) Redis
3 1 (2.63%) Riak
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (60.53%) Git (software)
2 15 (39.47%) PHPUnit
3 5 (13.16%) PostCSS
4 3 (7.89%) Babel
4 3 (7.89%) webpack
5 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.63%) JIRA
5 1 (2.63%) PhpStorm
5 1 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 18 (47.37%) Retail
2 2 (5.26%) Advertising
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (86.84%) CSS
2 25 (65.79%) Laravel
3 17 (44.74%) HTML
3 17 (44.74%) jQuery
4 16 (42.11%) REST
5 10 (26.32%) CSS3
6 8 (21.05%) Symfony
7 7 (18.42%) HTML5
8 6 (15.79%) LAMP
9 5 (13.16%) Yii
10 4 (10.53%) AngularJS
10 4 (10.53%) React
10 4 (10.53%) Vue (Vue.js)
11 2 (5.26%) RESTful
11 2 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 1 (2.63%) .NET
12 1 (2.63%) Ajax
12 1 (2.63%) Memcached
12 1 (2.63%) Redux
12 1 (2.63%) XHR
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.63%) Fintech
2 1 (2.63%) Social Media
2 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (42.11%) Linux
1 16 (42.11%) Unix
2 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) Open Source
1 15 (39.47%) Project Management
1 15 (39.47%) Time Management
1 15 (39.47%) Workflow
2 14 (36.84%) OO
3 13 (34.21%) Web Development
4 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce
4 6 (15.79%) OO PHP
5 5 (13.16%) MVC
6 3 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (7.89%) Front End Development
6 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (5.26%) TDD
8 1 (2.63%) Business Analysis
8 1 (2.63%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
8 1 (2.63%) Performance Testing
8 1 (2.63%) Security Testing
8 1 (2.63%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) PHP
2 15 (39.47%) JavaScript
2 15 (39.47%) Python
2 15 (39.47%) Ruby
3 6 (15.79%) ES6
4 4 (10.53%) SQL
5 2 (5.26%) Java
5 2 (5.26%) PHP 7
6 1 (2.63%) C#
6 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.63%) VB
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (2.63%) Facebook
1 1 (2.63%) Google
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.63%) PayPal
1 1 (2.63%) ServiceNow