The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP Developer
England / South West
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 83 91
Rank change year-on-year +1 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 194 179 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 3.66% 3.46% 3.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.77% 3.54% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 179 172 182
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £25,000 £23,050
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £40,900
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year - +1.44%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5151 5050 5839
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 97.06% 97.62% 97.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4281 4276 4924
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West that featured PHP Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for PHP Developer in the South West

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for PHP Developer in the South West

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP Developer in the South West over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP Developer in the South West

PHP Developer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Gloucestershire +50 70 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Bristol -1 69 £34,000 +4.61% 12
Devon +18 20 £33,838 +12.79% 2
Dorset -32 13 £33,250 -11.33% 5
Wiltshire -19 11 £39,250 +12.14% 4
Cornwall -15 6 £36,250 +11.53% 1
Somerset -4 5 £35,000 - 6
PHP Developer
England

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 South West region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 368 (100.00%) PHP
2 269 (73.10%) JavaScript
3 241 (65.49%) HTML
4 233 (63.32%) MySQL
5 219 (59.51%) CSS
6 154 (41.85%) Web Development
7 135 (36.68%) Agile Software Development
8 125 (33.97%) Git (software)
9 117 (31.79%) MVC
10 114 (30.98%) OO
11 113 (30.71%) jQuery
12 98 (26.63%) LAMP
13 97 (26.36%) Laravel
14 95 (25.82%) Linux
15 80 (21.74%) XML
16 78 (21.20%) Symfony
17 76 (20.65%) OOP
18 72 (19.57%) Zend
19 71 (19.29%) Scrum
20 69 (18.75%) AngularJS
21 66 (17.93%) Finance
22 64 (17.39%) HTML5
23 55 (14.95%) Subversion
24 53 (14.40%) Drupal
24 53 (14.40%) Relational Database
24 53 (14.40%) OO PHP
25 50 (13.59%) JSON
26 47 (12.77%) RESTful
27 46 (12.50%) TDD
28 43 (11.68%) Kanban

PHP Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 53 (14.40%) Drupal
2 39 (10.60%) WordPress
3 38 (10.33%) Apache
4 25 (6.79%) CMS
5 23 (6.25%) Confluence
6 16 (4.35%) nginx
7 5 (1.36%) Joomla!
8 3 (0.82%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.54%) ExpressionEngine
9 2 (0.54%) Moodle
10 1 (0.27%) lighttpd
Applications
1 4 (1.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (1.09%) MS Visio
2 3 (0.82%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (0.82%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 29 (7.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 18 (4.89%) Magento
3 2 (0.54%) Shopify
4 1 (0.27%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.72%) SaaS
2 9 (2.45%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.09%) GitHub
4 2 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.54%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (0.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.27%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.26%) Internet
2 5 (1.36%) HTTP
3 1 (0.27%) Broadband
3 1 (0.27%) DNS
3 1 (0.27%) Firewall
3 1 (0.27%) IMAP
3 1 (0.27%) LAN
3 1 (0.27%) POP3
3 1 (0.27%) SMTP
3 1 (0.27%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.27%) WAN
3 1 (0.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 233 (63.32%) MySQL
2 53 (14.40%) Relational Database
3 17 (4.62%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (2.17%) SQL Server
5 7 (1.90%) MongoDB
6 6 (1.63%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.82%) MariaDB
8 2 (0.54%) CouchDB
8 2 (0.54%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.27%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.27%) Big Data
9 1 (0.27%) Geospatial Data
9 1 (0.27%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 125 (33.97%) Git (software)
2 55 (14.95%) Subversion
3 26 (7.07%) JIRA
4 21 (5.71%) Mercurial
5 16 (4.35%) Jenkins
6 14 (3.80%) Gradle
6 14 (3.80%) Maven
6 14 (3.80%) Mockito
7 8 (2.17%) Grunt
7 8 (2.17%) XMLUnit
8 5 (1.36%) gulp
8 5 (1.36%) Vagrant
9 4 (1.09%) PostCSS
10 3 (0.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (0.82%) Axure RP
11 2 (0.54%) Dreamweaver
11 2 (0.54%) PHPUnit
11 2 (0.54%) Travis CI
12 1 (0.27%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.27%) git-flow
General
1 66 (17.93%) Finance
2 41 (11.14%) Marketing
3 33 (8.97%) Telecoms
4 29 (7.88%) Electronics
4 29 (7.88%) Manufacturing
5 14 (3.80%) Games
6 9 (2.45%) Retail
7 8 (2.17%) Back Office
7 8 (2.17%) Banking
8 6 (1.63%) Advertising
9 5 (1.36%) Investment Banking
10 4 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.54%) Military
11 2 (0.54%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.27%) Arabic Language
12 1 (0.27%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 241 (65.49%) HTML
2 219 (59.51%) CSS
3 113 (30.71%) jQuery
4 98 (26.63%) LAMP
5 97 (26.36%) Laravel
6 80 (21.74%) XML
7 78 (21.20%) Symfony
8 69 (18.75%) AngularJS
9 64 (17.39%) HTML5
10 50 (13.59%) JSON
11 47 (12.77%) RESTful
12 42 (11.41%) Web Services
13 36 (9.78%) Ajax
14 32 (8.70%) CSS3
15 29 (7.88%) REST
16 25 (6.79%) XHTML
17 20 (5.43%) Kendo UI
18 17 (4.62%) Sass
19 16 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 15 (4.08%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 21 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (3.80%) NHS
3 13 (3.53%) Greenfield Project
3 13 (3.53%) Linux Command Line
3 13 (3.53%) User Experience
4 11 (2.99%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.36%) Hedge funds
7 3 (0.82%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.54%) iPad
8 2 (0.54%) Replication
8 2 (0.54%) Social Media
8 2 (0.54%) Xbox
9 1 (0.27%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.27%) e-Health
9 1 (0.27%) FMCG
9 1 (0.27%) Kindle
9 1 (0.27%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.27%) PMI
9 1 (0.27%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 95 (25.82%) Linux
2 7 (1.90%) CentOS
3 6 (1.63%) Unix
4 3 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.54%) Debian
5 2 (0.54%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (41.85%) Web Development
2 135 (36.68%) Agile Software Development
3 117 (31.79%) MVC
4 114 (30.98%) OO
5 76 (20.65%) OOP
6 71 (19.29%) Scrum
7 53 (14.40%) OO PHP
8 46 (12.50%) TDD
9 43 (11.68%) Kanban
10 36 (9.78%) Open Source
11 30 (8.15%) Digital Marketing
12 29 (7.88%) Business Intelligence
12 29 (7.88%) E-Commerce
12 29 (7.88%) Programme Management
13 28 (7.61%) Unit Testing
14 26 (7.07%) BDD
15 25 (6.79%) Continuous Integration
16 22 (5.98%) CRM
16 22 (5.98%) Software Engineering
17 20 (5.43%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 368 (100.00%) PHP
2 269 (73.10%) JavaScript
3 38 (10.33%) SQL
4 21 (5.71%) Java
5 15 (4.08%) PHP 5
6 14 (3.80%) Groovy
7 11 (2.99%) Bash Shell
8 7 (1.90%) C#
9 5 (1.36%) Python
10 4 (1.09%) ES6
10 4 (1.09%) Objective-C
10 4 (1.09%) Perl
11 3 (0.82%) C++
12 2 (0.54%) C
12 2 (0.54%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.27%) Go
13 1 (0.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 38 (10.33%) Degree
2 5 (1.36%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.27%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.27%) WCAG
System Software
1 22 (5.98%) Docker
2 1 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (0.27%) cPanel
Vendors
1 72 (19.57%) Zend
2 29 (7.88%) SAP
3 10 (2.72%) Microsoft
4 8 (2.17%) Google
5 5 (1.36%) Dell
6 3 (0.82%) Adobe
7 2 (0.54%) Plumtree
8 1 (0.27%) Apple
8 1 (0.27%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.27%) Samsung
Bristol, Avon
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol
Pearson Frank
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Cloudscope
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 57 minutes ago
Bristol, Avon
Resource Group
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheddar, Somerset
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £35-45,000 + Bens
Posted: 10 days ago
Newton Abbot
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
St. Ives, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30K + Pension + Flexi work
Posted: 6 days ago
Yeovil
greywood
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Plymouth
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £40-45,000 + Bens
Posted: 18 days ago
Poole
greywood
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits, Flexi-Time
Posted: 27 days ago
Taunton
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits, SHARE OPTIONS
Posted: 27 days ago
Ferndown
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Package
Posted: 21 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Package
Posted: 18 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 25 days ago