Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset 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 > Somerset
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 86 42
Rank change year-on-year +22 -44 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 56 33 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 4.16% 2.48% 5.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.29% 2.56% 5.40%
Number of salaries quoted 36 35 64
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £31,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.98% -10.00% +7.69%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £54,875 £49,350 £37,500
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 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 1306 1290 1222
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.96% 96.99% 98.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1081 1105 1060
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,950 £23,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £53,750
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 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 21 November 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 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
Bath -14 15 £42,500 +25.93% 4
Bridgwater - 10 - - 1
Clevedon - 10 £35,000 - 1
Taunton +15 1 £25,000 -3.85%
Frome - 1 £47,000 -
Cheddar - 1 £35,000 -
PHP Developer
South West

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

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 Somerset region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 56 (100.00%) PHP
2 40 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 38 (67.86%) MySQL
3 38 (67.86%) Web Development
4 37 (66.07%) CSS
5 35 (62.50%) HTML
6 30 (53.57%) OO
7 28 (50.00%) AngularJS
8 27 (48.21%) MVC
9 25 (44.64%) jQuery
10 24 (42.86%) Linux
11 22 (39.29%) Symfony
12 21 (37.50%) Git (software)
13 20 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (32.14%) HTML5
14 18 (32.14%) Zend
15 16 (28.57%) Open Source
15 16 (28.57%) SaaS
15 16 (28.57%) Laravel
15 16 (28.57%) React
16 14 (25.00%) LAMP
17 13 (23.21%) Grunt
17 13 (23.21%) Sass
18 12 (21.43%) Internet
18 12 (21.43%) Unix
19 11 (19.64%) OOP
19 11 (19.64%) Law
19 11 (19.64%) gulp
20 10 (17.86%) Retail
20 10 (17.86%) Amazon AWS

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 (8.93%) Apache
2 3 (5.36%) CMS
2 3 (5.36%) SilverStripe
3 2 (3.57%) Drupal
4 1 (1.79%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (10.71%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (28.57%) SaaS
2 10 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (10.71%) GitHub
4 2 (3.57%) IaaS
4 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.57%) Office 365
4 2 (3.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (21.43%) Internet
2 2 (3.57%) DNS
2 2 (3.57%) Firewall
2 2 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (67.86%) MySQL
2 5 (8.93%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.14%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.57%) MariaDB
4 2 (3.57%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.57%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.57%) Redis
4 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.57%) Riak
5 1 (1.79%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 21 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 13 (23.21%) Grunt
3 11 (19.64%) gulp
4 9 (16.07%) PHPUnit
5 6 (10.71%) Jasmine
5 6 (10.71%) Mocha
6 5 (8.93%) Jenkins
7 2 (3.57%) JIRA
7 2 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 11 (19.64%) Law
2 10 (17.86%) Retail
3 9 (16.07%) Telecoms
4 6 (10.71%) Finance
5 2 (3.57%) Advertising
5 2 (3.57%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (66.07%) CSS
2 35 (62.50%) HTML
3 28 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 25 (44.64%) jQuery
5 22 (39.29%) Symfony
6 18 (32.14%) HTML5
7 16 (28.57%) Laravel
7 16 (28.57%) React
8 14 (25.00%) LAMP
9 13 (23.21%) Sass
10 8 (14.29%) Ajax
10 8 (14.29%) Vue (Vue.js)
11 7 (12.50%) Web Services
12 6 (10.71%) Doctrine
12 6 (10.71%) REST
12 6 (10.71%) RESTful
13 5 (8.93%) Behat
13 5 (8.93%) CodeIgniter
13 5 (8.93%) CSS3
14 4 (7.14%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Linux Command Line
1 6 (10.71%) User Experience
2 4 (7.14%) Fintech
2 4 (7.14%) Social Media
3 3 (5.36%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.57%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 24 (42.86%) Linux
2 12 (21.43%) Unix
3 2 (3.57%) Android
3 2 (3.57%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (67.86%) Web Development
2 30 (53.57%) OO
3 27 (48.21%) MVC
4 20 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (28.57%) Open Source
6 11 (19.64%) OOP
7 9 (16.07%) E-Commerce
7 9 (16.07%) OO PHP
7 9 (16.07%) TDD
8 7 (12.50%) API Development
8 7 (12.50%) Front End Development
8 7 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (12.50%) Software Engineering
9 5 (8.93%) Microservices
9 5 (8.93%) Mobile First
9 5 (8.93%) SOA
9 5 (8.93%) Unit Testing
10 4 (7.14%) Analytics
10 4 (7.14%) BDD
10 4 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) PHP
2 40 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 6 (10.71%) SQL
4 4 (7.14%) Python
4 4 (7.14%) Ruby
5 2 (3.57%) C#
5 2 (3.57%) Java
5 2 (3.57%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.57%) VB
6 1 (1.79%) PHP 5
6 1 (1.79%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 7 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (5.36%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Ansible
Vendors
1 18 (32.14%) Zend
2 8 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 7 (12.50%) Apple
4 6 (10.71%) Adobe
5 2 (3.57%) Facebook
5 2 (3.57%) Google
5 2 (3.57%) PayPal
5 2 (3.57%) ServiceNow