Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
South West > Somerset
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 36 27
Rank change year-on-year +5 -9 +13
Permanent jobs citing PHP 102 94 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 7.61% 7.05% 8.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.97% 11.02% 15.09%
Number of salaries quoted 73 94 111
Somerset median annual salary £39,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £24,050 £22,650 £25,750
90th Percentile £50,000 £57,500 £47,500
South West median annual salary £37,121 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.06% - +7.69%

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 852 853 742
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 63.58% 63.99% 59.31%
Number of salaries quoted 724 762 680
Somerset median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,763 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £51,250
South West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.90% +4.05%

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 23 November 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 6 months to 23 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 -21 38 £40,000 +26.98% 6
Clevedon - 14 £35,000 -
Bridgwater +1 10 - - 1
Yeovil +3 7 £30,000 -
Taunton +17 3 £28,500 -19.72%
Cheddar - 2 £40,000 -
Frome - 1 £47,000 -
PHP
South West

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 69 (67.65%) JavaScript
2 68 (66.67%) CSS
3 67 (65.69%) HTML
4 57 (55.88%) Web Development
5 54 (52.94%) MySQL
6 42 (41.18%) AngularJS
7 40 (39.22%) Git (software)
8 39 (38.24%) Linux
8 39 (38.24%) OO
9 33 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
10 31 (30.39%) MVC
10 31 (30.39%) jQuery
11 26 (25.49%) React
12 25 (24.51%) HTML5
13 22 (21.57%) Symfony
13 22 (21.57%) Zend
14 21 (20.59%) Laravel
15 20 (19.61%) SQL
16 19 (18.63%) Java
16 19 (18.63%) LAMP
16 19 (18.63%) Sass
16 19 (18.63%) Open Source
17 18 (17.65%) SaaS
17 18 (17.65%) Front End Development
18 17 (16.67%) User Experience
18 17 (16.67%) Subversion
18 17 (16.67%) Software Engineering
18 17 (16.67%) Ajax
19 16 (15.69%) Internet
19 16 (15.69%) REST

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 10 (9.80%) Apache
2 8 (7.84%) CMS
3 6 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (4.90%) Apache Solr
4 5 (4.90%) JBoss
4 5 (4.90%) WordPress
5 3 (2.94%) Drupal
5 3 (2.94%) SilverStripe
6 1 (0.98%) Confluence
6 1 (0.98%) nginx
6 1 (0.98%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (5.88%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.98%) HipChat
2 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.94%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (17.65%) SaaS
2 14 (13.73%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (6.86%) GitHub
4 2 (1.96%) IaaS
4 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.96%) Office 365
4 2 (1.96%) PaaS
5 1 (0.98%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 16 (15.69%) Internet
2 2 (1.96%) DNS
2 2 (1.96%) Firewall
2 2 (1.96%) HTTP
3 1 (0.98%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.98%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.98%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (52.94%) MySQL
2 11 (10.78%) NoSQL
3 10 (9.80%) Redis
4 8 (7.84%) MongoDB
5 7 (6.86%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (5.88%) SQL Server
7 5 (4.90%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (2.94%) MariaDB
9 2 (1.96%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.96%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.96%) Riak
10 1 (0.98%) Big Data
10 1 (0.98%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.98%) Flink
10 1 (0.98%) Infinispan
10 1 (0.98%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 40 (39.22%) Git (software)
2 17 (16.67%) Subversion
3 16 (15.69%) Grunt
4 14 (13.73%) Jenkins
5 12 (11.76%) gulp
5 12 (11.76%) PHPUnit
6 8 (7.84%) Vagrant
7 6 (5.88%) Jasmine
7 6 (5.88%) Mocha
8 5 (4.90%) JIRA
9 4 (3.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (3.92%) Codeception
9 4 (3.92%) Eclipse
9 4 (3.92%) IntelliJ
9 4 (3.92%) JUnit
9 4 (3.92%) Maven
9 4 (3.92%) Mercurial
10 3 (2.94%) Bugzilla
10 3 (2.94%) PEAR
10 3 (2.94%) Trac
General
1 13 (12.75%) Finance
2 12 (11.76%) Retail
3 11 (10.78%) Law
4 9 (8.82%) Telecoms
5 8 (7.84%) Marketing
6 6 (5.88%) Advertising
7 3 (2.94%) Games
8 2 (1.96%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.98%) Billing
Job Titles
1 88 (86.27%) Developer
2 56 (54.90%) PHP Developer
3 17 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 15 (14.71%) Senior PHP Developer
5 14 (13.73%) Web Developer
6 13 (12.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 11 (10.78%) JavaScript Developer
8 10 (9.80%) Junior
8 10 (9.80%) Software Engineer
9 8 (7.84%) Junior Developer
9 8 (7.84%) MySQL Developer
9 8 (7.84%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 7 (6.86%) Junior PHP Developer
10 7 (6.86%) PHP Software Engineer
10 7 (6.86%) UI Developer
11 6 (5.88%) PHP Web Developer
11 6 (5.88%) Telecoms Developer
12 5 (4.90%) HTML Developer
12 5 (4.90%) Java Developer
12 5 (4.90%) Senior MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (66.67%) CSS
2 67 (65.69%) HTML
3 42 (41.18%) AngularJS
4 31 (30.39%) jQuery
5 26 (25.49%) React
6 25 (24.51%) HTML5
7 22 (21.57%) Symfony
8 21 (20.59%) Laravel
9 19 (18.63%) LAMP
9 19 (18.63%) Sass
10 17 (16.67%) Ajax
11 16 (15.69%) REST
12 14 (13.73%) Vue (Vue.js)
13 12 (11.76%) CSS3
13 12 (11.76%) Web Services
14 10 (9.80%) Node.js
15 9 (8.82%) Behat
15 9 (8.82%) JSON
16 8 (7.84%) RESTful
17 6 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.67%) User Experience
2 10 (9.80%) Computer Science
2 10 (9.80%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (3.92%) Algorithms
3 4 (3.92%) Fintech
3 4 (3.92%) Social Media
4 3 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.96%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.96%) Raspberry Pi
6 1 (0.98%) BBC
6 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.98%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.98%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 39 (38.24%) Linux
2 12 (11.76%) Unix
3 6 (5.88%) Windows
4 2 (1.96%) Android
4 2 (1.96%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.98%) Debian
5 1 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.98%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.98%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (55.88%) Web Development
2 39 (38.24%) OO
3 33 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (30.39%) MVC
5 19 (18.63%) Open Source
6 18 (17.65%) Front End Development
7 17 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 14 (13.73%) E-Commerce
8 14 (13.73%) OOP
9 13 (12.75%) TDD
10 10 (9.80%) CRM
10 10 (9.80%) Responsive Web Design
10 10 (9.80%) Scrum
11 9 (8.82%) OO PHP
12 8 (7.84%) BDD
13 7 (6.86%) API Development
13 7 (6.86%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (6.86%) High Availability
13 7 (6.86%) SDLC
14 6 (5.88%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 69 (67.65%) JavaScript
2 20 (19.61%) SQL
3 19 (18.63%) Java
4 10 (9.80%) Python
5 6 (5.88%) Ruby
6 5 (4.90%) C#
6 5 (4.90%) PHP 7
7 4 (3.92%) C++
7 4 (3.92%) XPath
8 2 (1.96%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.96%) C
8 2 (1.96%) PHP 5
8 2 (1.96%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.96%) VB
9 1 (0.98%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.98%) Groovy
9 1 (0.98%) JSX
9 1 (0.98%) Perl
9 1 (0.98%) Scala
9 1 (0.98%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (13.73%) Degree
2 6 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.98%) CCNA
3 1 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.98%) RHCE
3 1 (0.98%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.98%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (6.86%) Docker
2 1 (0.98%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.98%) Gluster
2 1 (0.98%) iptables
2 1 (0.98%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (1.96%) Ansible
2 1 (0.98%) Check_MK
2 1 (0.98%) Grafana
2 1 (0.98%) Graylog
2 1 (0.98%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (0.98%) Kibana
2 1 (0.98%) Nagios
2 1 (0.98%) Pingdom
2 1 (0.98%) Puppet
2 1 (0.98%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 22 (21.57%) Zend
2 9 (8.82%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.86%) Apple
4 6 (5.88%) Adobe
5 3 (2.94%) Google
6 2 (1.96%) Facebook
6 2 (1.96%) PayPal
6 2 (1.96%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.98%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.98%) Cisco
7 1 (0.98%) Infobright
7 1 (0.98%) New Relic
7 1 (0.98%) PagerDuty
7 1 (0.98%) Qualys
7 1 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.98%) Splunk