Period
to 14 November 2018

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 6 months to 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
South West > Somerset
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 36 34
Rank change year-on-year +15 -2 -9
Permanent jobs citing PHP 85 97 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 8.97% 7.03% 7.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.51% 10.97% 11.32%
Number of salaries quoted 77 69 98
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +23.08% -7.14%
10th Percentile £24,750 £24,000 £22,850
90th Percentile £52,500 £51,700 £57,500
South West median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -

PHP is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 586 884 857
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 61.81% 64.06% 63.62%
Number of salaries quoted 476 745 772
Somerset median annual salary £42,029 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.51% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,500 £26,888
90th Percentile £64,063 £58,750 £57,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% +3.90%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing PHP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

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 6 months to 14 November 2018.

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 6 months to 14 November 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 +32 38 £33,750 -15.63% 15
Bridgwater 0 29 £50,000 - 1
Clevedon +6 3 £50,000 +42.86% 2
Taunton -2 3 £39,250 +37.72% 8
Street - 2 £41,250 - 1
Portishead - 2 £48,000 -
Yeovil -9 1 £115,000 +283.33% 6
Glastonbury - 1 £35,000 -
PHP
South West

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for PHP.

1 57 (67.06%) MySQL
2 53 (62.35%) CSS
3 50 (58.82%) Linux
4 39 (45.88%) JavaScript
5 35 (41.18%) Git (software)
6 34 (40.00%) HTML
7 30 (35.29%) jQuery
8 27 (31.76%) Retail
8 27 (31.76%) Open Source
9 26 (30.59%) Web Development
9 26 (30.59%) Unix
10 23 (27.06%) Python
11 22 (25.88%) LAMP
12 21 (24.71%) Microsoft
12 21 (24.71%) Laravel
13 18 (21.18%) Internet
14 17 (20.00%) Ruby
14 17 (20.00%) PHPUnit
15 16 (18.82%) REST
15 16 (18.82%) Project Management
15 16 (18.82%) Workflow
16 15 (17.65%) Windows
16 15 (17.65%) Time Management
17 14 (16.47%) Puppet
17 14 (16.47%) Amazon AWS
17 14 (16.47%) E-Commerce
17 14 (16.47%) SQL Server
18 13 (15.29%) SQL
18 13 (15.29%) Apache
18 13 (15.29%) Cisco

PHP
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 13 (15.29%) Apache
2 9 (10.59%) WordPress
3 7 (8.24%) CMS
4 2 (2.35%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.18%) Drupal
5 1 (1.18%) JBoss
5 1 (1.18%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 9 (10.59%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (3.53%) OpenCart
3 2 (2.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (16.47%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.88%) Dynamics 365
3 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.35%) GitHub
5 1 (1.18%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (21.18%) Internet
2 5 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.71%) DHCP
4 3 (3.53%) HTTP
5 2 (2.35%) LAN
5 2 (2.35%) SSH
5 2 (2.35%) Wireless
5 2 (2.35%) WLAN
6 1 (1.18%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (67.06%) MySQL
2 14 (16.47%) SQL Server
3 7 (8.24%) phpMyAdmin
4 6 (7.06%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.53%) SQLite
6 2 (2.35%) MariaDB
7 1 (1.18%) Big Data
7 1 (1.18%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 35 (41.18%) Git (software)
2 17 (20.00%) PHPUnit
3 7 (8.24%) JIRA
4 4 (4.71%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.53%) Eclipse
5 3 (3.53%) Grunt
5 3 (3.53%) gulp
5 3 (3.53%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (3.53%) Selenium
6 2 (2.35%) GitLab
6 2 (2.35%) PhantomJS
6 2 (2.35%) PhpStorm
7 1 (1.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.18%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.18%) CircleCI
7 1 (1.18%) EasyMock
7 1 (1.18%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.18%) JUnit
7 1 (1.18%) Mockito
7 1 (1.18%) Vagrant
General
1 27 (31.76%) Retail
2 5 (5.88%) Georgian Language
3 4 (4.71%) Law
4 3 (3.53%) Aerospace
4 3 (3.53%) Games
5 2 (2.35%) Advertising
5 2 (2.35%) Finance
5 2 (2.35%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 60 (70.59%) Developer
2 32 (37.65%) PHP Developer
3 17 (20.00%) Backend Developer
3 17 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 9 (10.59%) Systems Engineer
5 8 (9.41%) Linux Engineer
5 8 (9.41%) Senior Developer
6 7 (8.24%) IT Engineer
6 7 (8.24%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 7 (8.24%) Senior PHP Developer
7 6 (7.06%) Systems Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Network Engineer
8 5 (5.88%) Network Systems Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) PHP Web Developer
9 4 (4.71%) Software Engineer
10 2 (2.35%) Administrator
10 2 (2.35%) Linux Administrator
10 2 (2.35%) Senior Linux Administrator
10 2 (2.35%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (62.35%) CSS
2 34 (40.00%) HTML
3 30 (35.29%) jQuery
4 22 (25.88%) LAMP
5 21 (24.71%) Laravel
6 16 (18.82%) REST
7 9 (10.59%) Sass
8 8 (9.41%) XML
9 7 (8.24%) RESTful
10 5 (5.88%) CSS3
10 5 (5.88%) JSON
10 5 (5.88%) Symfony
11 4 (4.71%) .NET
11 4 (4.71%) HTML5
12 3 (3.53%) AngularJS
12 3 (3.53%) CakePHP
12 3 (3.53%) Django
12 3 (3.53%) Node.js
12 3 (3.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 2 (2.35%) Doctrine
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.59%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.06%) NHS
3 5 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (4.71%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (3.53%) Fintech
6 2 (2.35%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.35%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.35%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.35%) User Experience
7 1 (1.18%) Blog
7 1 (1.18%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 50 (58.82%) Linux
2 26 (30.59%) Unix
3 15 (17.65%) Windows
4 12 (14.12%) Ubuntu
5 3 (3.53%) Android
5 3 (3.53%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.35%) CentOS
7 1 (1.18%) Debian
7 1 (1.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (31.76%) Open Source
2 26 (30.59%) Web Development
3 16 (18.82%) Project Management
3 16 (18.82%) Workflow
4 15 (17.65%) Time Management
5 14 (16.47%) E-Commerce
6 13 (15.29%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (12.94%) Configuration Management
7 11 (12.94%) ITIL
7 11 (12.94%) Server Virtualisation
8 9 (10.59%) OO
9 7 (8.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 7 (8.24%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (5.88%) DevOps
11 4 (4.71%) ERP
11 4 (4.71%) MVC
11 4 (4.71%) OO PHP
11 4 (4.71%) Software Engineering
12 3 (3.53%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 39 (45.88%) JavaScript
2 23 (27.06%) Python
3 17 (20.00%) Ruby
4 13 (15.29%) SQL
5 9 (10.59%) Java
6 6 (7.06%) C#
7 5 (5.88%) C
8 3 (3.53%) C++
8 3 (3.53%) ES6
8 3 (3.53%) Go
8 3 (3.53%) Perl
9 2 (2.35%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.35%) Java 8
10 1 (1.18%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.18%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.18%) PHP 7
10 1 (1.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (12.94%) CCNA
1 11 (12.94%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (11.76%) Degree
3 9 (10.59%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (8.24%) CISSP
4 7 (8.24%) LPIC
4 7 (8.24%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.53%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.18%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (7.06%) Docker
2 4 (4.71%) Hyper-V
2 4 (4.71%) KVM
2 4 (4.71%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (4.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.35%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 14 (16.47%) Puppet
2 11 (12.94%) Cacti
2 11 (12.94%) ZABBIX
3 2 (2.35%) Ansible
Vendors
1 21 (24.71%) Microsoft
2 13 (15.29%) Cisco
3 4 (4.71%) Oracle
3 4 (4.71%) VMware
4 3 (3.53%) Xamarin
5 2 (2.35%) Adobe
5 2 (2.35%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.35%) Zend
6 1 (1.18%) Facebook