The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for PHP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
South West / Somerset
Rank 30 24 9
Rank change year-on-year -6 -15  
Permanent jobs citing PHP 52 57 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 8.10% 8.96% 17.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.12% 14.73% 30.10%
Number of salaries quoted 48 56 88
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +1.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £27,750 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £52,500 £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +2.85%  

PHP is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 429 387 299
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 66.82% 60.85% 59.44%
Number of salaries quoted 367 340 277
Median salary £38,500 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.31% +8.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,600
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset citing PHP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Somerset

PHP
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for PHP in Somerset

PHP
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in Somerset over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP in Somerset

PHP
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 within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 25 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
Bath -5 26 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Street +10 9 £42,500 - 1
Weston-super-Mare - 2 £25,000 -
Bruton - 1 £20,000 -
Cheddar - 1 £42,500 -
PHP
South West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Somerset region with a requirement for PHP.

1 49 (48.51%) JavaScript
2 48 (47.52%) HTML
3 40 (39.60%) Java
3 40 (39.60%) MySQL
3 40 (39.60%) CSS
4 36 (35.64%) Linux
5 32 (31.68%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (30.69%) LAMP
7 30 (29.70%) Web Development
7 30 (29.70%) jQuery
7 30 (29.70%) Node.js
8 28 (27.72%) AngularJS
9 26 (25.74%) SQL
10 23 (22.77%) Hibernate
11 22 (21.78%) WordPress
12 21 (20.79%) Git (software)
12 21 (20.79%) OOP
12 21 (20.79%) Eclipse
13 20 (19.80%) Laravel
14 18 (17.82%) SDLC
14 18 (17.82%) JUnit
14 18 (17.82%) Spring
14 18 (17.82%) Maven
15 17 (16.83%) XML
16 16 (15.84%) SOAP
17 14 (13.86%) Apache
17 14 (13.86%) Data Protection
18 13 (12.87%) JBoss
18 13 (12.87%) Software Engineering
19 12 (11.88%) Tomcat

PHP
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 22 (21.78%) WordPress
2 14 (13.86%) Apache
3 13 (12.87%) JBoss
4 12 (11.88%) Tomcat
5 8 (7.92%) Jetty
6 4 (3.96%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (3.96%) IIS
7 3 (2.97%) CMS
8 2 (1.98%) Confluence
9 1 (0.99%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.99%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.99%) Drupal
Applications
1 8 (7.92%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.98%) HipChat
2 2 (1.98%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.99%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.93%) SaaS
2 3 (2.97%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.99%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.92%) Internet
2 4 (3.96%) DHCP
2 4 (3.96%) DNS
2 4 (3.96%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.96%) VPN
3 3 (2.97%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (2.97%) HTTP
3 3 (2.97%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (39.60%) MySQL
2 8 (7.92%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (6.93%) MongoDB
4 6 (5.94%) NoSQL
4 6 (5.94%) SQL Server
5 4 (3.96%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (3.96%) Redis
6 2 (1.98%) Infinispan
7 1 (0.99%) Apache Accumulo
7 1 (0.99%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.99%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.99%) HBase
Development Applications
1 21 (20.79%) Eclipse
1 21 (20.79%) Git (software)
2 18 (17.82%) JUnit
2 18 (17.82%) Maven
3 5 (4.95%) Vagrant
4 4 (3.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (3.96%) EasyMock
4 4 (3.96%) IntelliJ
4 4 (3.96%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.96%) Mockito
4 4 (3.96%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (3.96%) Subversion
5 3 (2.97%) JIRA
6 2 (1.98%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (9.90%) Advertising
1 10 (9.90%) Finance
2 5 (4.95%) Banking
2 5 (4.95%) Investment Banking
3 1 (0.99%) Automotive
3 1 (0.99%) Electronics
3 1 (0.99%) Retail
3 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 81 (80.20%) Developer
2 44 (43.56%) PHP Developer
3 24 (23.76%) Java Developer
4 12 (11.88%) Full Stack Developer
4 12 (11.88%) Senior Developer
5 11 (10.89%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
6 8 (7.92%) Senior PHP Developer
7 6 (5.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 6 (5.94%) Web Developer
8 5 (4.95%) Java Engineer
8 5 (4.95%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (3.96%) IT Engineer
9 4 (3.96%) IT Support
9 4 (3.96%) IT Support Engineer
9 4 (3.96%) IT Support Technician
9 4 (3.96%) IT Technician
9 4 (3.96%) Junior
9 4 (3.96%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (3.96%) Support Engineer
9 4 (3.96%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (47.52%) HTML
2 40 (39.60%) CSS
3 31 (30.69%) LAMP
4 30 (29.70%) jQuery
4 30 (29.70%) Node.js
5 28 (27.72%) AngularJS
6 23 (22.77%) Hibernate
7 20 (19.80%) Laravel
8 18 (17.82%) Spring
9 17 (16.83%) XML
10 16 (15.84%) SOAP
11 12 (11.88%) Sass
12 11 (10.89%) Web Services
12 11 (10.89%) XSLT
13 10 (9.90%) HTML5
13 10 (9.90%) REST
14 9 (8.91%) RESTful
15 7 (6.93%) J2EE
15 7 (6.93%) Symfony
16 6 (5.94%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.91%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.95%) Hedge funds
3 4 (3.96%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.97%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (1.98%) Blog
5 2 (1.98%) iPad
6 1 (0.99%) Arduino
6 1 (0.99%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.99%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.99%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 36 (35.64%) Linux
2 11 (10.89%) Mac OS X
3 7 (6.93%) Unix
4 6 (5.94%) CentOS
5 4 (3.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.96%) Windows
6 2 (1.98%) Debian
7 1 (0.99%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.99%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (31.68%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (29.70%) Web Development
3 21 (20.79%) OOP
4 18 (17.82%) SDLC
5 14 (13.86%) Data Protection
6 13 (12.87%) Software Engineering
7 11 (10.89%) Cross-Browser Testing
7 11 (10.89%) Network Management
8 9 (8.91%) Domain-Driven Design
8 9 (8.91%) Microservices
8 9 (8.91%) Open Source
8 9 (8.91%) Scrum
8 9 (8.91%) SOLID
8 9 (8.91%) TDD
9 8 (7.92%) OO
10 7 (6.93%) Front End Development
10 7 (6.93%) High Availability
11 6 (5.94%) Continuous Delivery
11 6 (5.94%) Test Automation
11 6 (5.94%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 49 (48.51%) JavaScript
2 40 (39.60%) Java
3 26 (25.74%) SQL
4 11 (10.89%) Perl
5 6 (5.94%) Bash Shell
5 6 (5.94%) Python
6 5 (4.95%) C#
7 3 (2.97%) C++
7 3 (2.97%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.99%) C
8 1 (0.99%) Jython
8 1 (0.99%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.99%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (2.97%) CCNA
1 3 (2.97%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (2.97%) Degree
1 3 (2.97%) RHCE
1 3 (2.97%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.97%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.99%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.94%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.96%) Samba
3 3 (2.97%) iptables
3 3 (2.97%) KVM
4 2 (1.98%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (1.98%) Gluster
5 1 (0.99%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (3.96%) Check_MK
1 4 (3.96%) Grafana
1 4 (3.96%) Nagios
1 4 (3.96%) Pingdom
1 4 (3.96%) Puppet
2 3 (2.97%) Graylog
2 3 (2.97%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (1.98%) Kibana
4 1 (0.99%) Ansible
4 1 (0.99%) Oozie
Vendors
1 8 (7.92%) Infobright
2 5 (4.95%) Zend
3 4 (3.96%) New Relic
3 4 (3.96%) PagerDuty
4 3 (2.97%) Cisco
4 3 (2.97%) Qualys
4 3 (2.97%) Red Hat
4 3 (2.97%) Splunk
5 2 (1.98%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.98%) Oracle
6 1 (0.99%) Adobe
Somerset
Pearson Frank
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension and Healthcare
Posted: 15 hours ago
Somerset
Pearson Frank
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension and Healthcare
Posted: 15 hours ago
Taunton
Pearson Frank
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension and Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £ neg + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £34,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London, Fleet Street
Mediaforce
Salary: Circa £35,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 11 days ago
Somerset
Pearson Frank
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + possibility of RRA of up to £3,900
Posted: 22 days ago