Period
to 20 February 2018

The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 6 months to 20 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 72 46
Rank change year-on-year +19 -26 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 60 42 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 4.83% 3.35% 4.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.95% 3.43% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 37 49 68
Somerset median annual salary £35,000 £33,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% -3.57% +7.69%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £46,250 £57,500
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 1,212 1,223 1,219
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.66% 97.68% 98.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1,019 1,030 1,053
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,500 £24,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £58,950 £57,550 £53,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 February 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 February 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
Bridgwater - 18 £50,000 - 3
Bath -19 15 £40,000 +25.00% 3
Clevedon - 12 £35,000 -
PHP Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 60 (100.00%) PHP
2 44 (73.33%) CSS
2 44 (73.33%) MySQL
3 38 (63.33%) OO
4 37 (61.67%) Web Development
5 36 (60.00%) JavaScript
6 32 (53.33%) jQuery
7 31 (51.67%) HTML
8 29 (48.33%) Git (software)
9 28 (46.67%) Linux
10 27 (45.00%) Laravel
11 26 (43.33%) AngularJS
12 24 (40.00%) Open Source
13 20 (33.33%) Internet
13 20 (33.33%) Unix
13 20 (33.33%) MVC
14 19 (31.67%) PHPUnit
15 18 (30.00%) Symfony
15 18 (30.00%) Zend
15 18 (30.00%) Retail
16 17 (28.33%) Agile Software Development
16 17 (28.33%) HTML5
17 16 (26.67%) SaaS
17 16 (26.67%) REST
18 15 (25.00%) React
19 14 (23.33%) Time Management
19 14 (23.33%) LAMP
19 14 (23.33%) Workflow
19 14 (23.33%) Project Management
19 14 (23.33%) Ruby

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 (8.33%) Apache
2 3 (5.00%) CMS
2 3 (5.00%) SilverStripe
3 2 (3.33%) WordPress
4 1 (1.67%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (6.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (26.67%) SaaS
2 6 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (10.00%) GitHub
3 2 (3.33%) IaaS
3 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.33%) Office 365
3 2 (3.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (33.33%) Internet
2 2 (3.33%) DNS
2 2 (3.33%) Firewall
2 2 (3.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (73.33%) MySQL
2 5 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 4 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.33%) MariaDB
4 2 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.33%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.33%) Redis
4 2 (3.33%) Riak
Development Applications
1 29 (48.33%) Git (software)
2 19 (31.67%) PHPUnit
3 11 (18.33%) Grunt
4 9 (15.00%) gulp
5 4 (6.67%) Jasmine
5 4 (6.67%) Jenkins
5 4 (6.67%) Mocha
6 2 (3.33%) PostCSS
6 2 (3.33%) Subversion
7 1 (1.67%) JIRA
General
1 18 (30.00%) Retail
2 11 (18.33%) Law
3 9 (15.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.00%) Advertising
5 2 (3.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (73.33%) CSS
2 32 (53.33%) jQuery
3 31 (51.67%) HTML
4 27 (45.00%) Laravel
5 26 (43.33%) AngularJS
6 18 (30.00%) Symfony
7 17 (28.33%) HTML5
8 16 (26.67%) REST
9 15 (25.00%) React
10 14 (23.33%) LAMP
11 11 (18.33%) Sass
12 8 (13.33%) Ajax
12 8 (13.33%) Vue (Vue.js)
13 7 (11.67%) CSS3
14 6 (10.00%) Doctrine
15 5 (8.33%) Behat
15 5 (8.33%) CodeIgniter
16 4 (6.67%) CakePHP
16 4 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 3 (5.00%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) User Experience
2 4 (6.67%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (6.67%) Social Media
3 3 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.33%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 28 (46.67%) Linux
2 20 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (3.33%) Android
3 2 (3.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (63.33%) OO
2 37 (61.67%) Web Development
3 24 (40.00%) Open Source
4 20 (33.33%) MVC
5 17 (28.33%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (23.33%) Project Management
6 14 (23.33%) Time Management
6 14 (23.33%) Workflow
7 11 (18.33%) E-Commerce
7 11 (18.33%) OO PHP
8 10 (16.67%) OOP
9 7 (11.67%) Front End Development
9 7 (11.67%) TDD
10 5 (8.33%) API Development
10 5 (8.33%) Microservices
10 5 (8.33%) Mobile First
10 5 (8.33%) SOA
10 5 (8.33%) Unit Testing
11 4 (6.67%) BDD
11 4 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 60 (100.00%) PHP
2 36 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (23.33%) Python
3 14 (23.33%) Ruby
4 8 (13.33%) SQL
5 3 (5.00%) Java
6 2 (3.33%) C#
6 2 (3.33%) ES6
6 2 (3.33%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.33%) VB
7 1 (1.67%) PHP 5
7 1 (1.67%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 3 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 18 (30.00%) Zend
2 8 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.33%) Apple
4 4 (6.67%) Adobe
5 2 (3.33%) Facebook
5 2 (3.33%) Google
5 2 (3.33%) PayPal
5 2 (3.33%) ServiceNow