The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP Developer
South West / Somerset
Rank 61 49 19
Rank change year-on-year -12 -30  
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 17 19 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.65% 3.02% 11.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.73% 3.07% 11.65%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 57
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% +2.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £55,000 £39,400
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year - +2.94%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 623 619 498
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 97.04% 98.41% 99.01%
Number of salaries quoted 514 541 436
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset that featured PHP Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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 3 months to 24 March 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
Street +15 9 £42,500 -22.72%
Bath -6 7 £33,750 -3.57% 1
Cheddar - 1 £42,500 -
PHP Developer
South West

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Somerset region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 44 (100.00%) PHP
2 30 (68.18%) JavaScript
3 27 (61.36%) LAMP
4 25 (56.82%) HTML
5 24 (54.55%) CSS
5 24 (54.55%) Node.js
6 21 (47.73%) MySQL
6 21 (47.73%) OOP
7 20 (45.45%) jQuery
8 17 (38.64%) Git (software)
8 17 (38.64%) Laravel
9 16 (36.36%) Linux
10 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (34.09%) AngularJS
11 14 (31.82%) WordPress
12 12 (27.27%) Sass
13 11 (25.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
13 11 (25.00%) Web Development
13 11 (25.00%) Network Management
13 11 (25.00%) XML
13 11 (25.00%) XSLT
13 11 (25.00%) SOAP
13 11 (25.00%) Mac OS X
14 9 (20.45%) Domain-Driven Design
14 9 (20.45%) RESTful
14 9 (20.45%) Open Source
14 9 (20.45%) TDD
14 9 (20.45%) SDLC
14 9 (20.45%) SOLID
14 9 (20.45%) Analytical Skills

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 14 (31.82%) WordPress
2 7 (15.91%) Apache
3 3 (6.82%) CMS
4 1 (2.27%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (47.73%) MySQL
2 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (38.64%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (11.36%) Banking
1 5 (11.36%) Finance
1 5 (11.36%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (61.36%) LAMP
2 25 (56.82%) HTML
3 24 (54.55%) CSS
3 24 (54.55%) Node.js
4 20 (45.45%) jQuery
5 17 (38.64%) Laravel
6 15 (34.09%) AngularJS
7 12 (27.27%) Sass
8 11 (25.00%) SOAP
8 11 (25.00%) XML
8 11 (25.00%) XSLT
9 9 (20.45%) RESTful
10 6 (13.64%) Symfony
11 3 (6.82%) HTML5
12 2 (4.55%) CSS3
12 2 (4.55%) DOM
12 2 (4.55%) RequireJS
12 2 (4.55%) Web Services
12 2 (4.55%) WebSockets
13 1 (2.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.36%) Hedge funds
3 3 (6.82%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (4.55%) Blog
4 2 (4.55%) iPad
5 1 (2.27%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (36.36%) Linux
2 11 (25.00%) Mac OS X
3 2 (4.55%) CentOS
3 2 (4.55%) Debian
3 2 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (47.73%) OOP
2 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (25.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
3 11 (25.00%) Network Management
3 11 (25.00%) Web Development
4 9 (20.45%) Domain-Driven Design
4 9 (20.45%) Microservices
4 9 (20.45%) Open Source
4 9 (20.45%) SDLC
4 9 (20.45%) SOLID
4 9 (20.45%) TDD
5 5 (11.36%) MVC
6 4 (9.09%) Scrum
7 3 (6.82%) Analytics
7 3 (6.82%) Coaching
7 3 (6.82%) Data Analytics
7 3 (6.82%) OO
7 3 (6.82%) OO PHP
7 3 (6.82%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.82%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) PHP
2 30 (68.18%) JavaScript
3 5 (11.36%) Bash Shell
3 5 (11.36%) Perl
4 3 (6.82%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (11.36%) Zend