Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a PHP Web Developer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

PHP Web Developer
England > South West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 267 269 294
Rank change year-on-year +2 +25 -80
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Web Developer 63 72 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.61% 0.67% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.69% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 54 63 65
South West median annual salary £30,000 £40,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +37.93% -3.33%
10th Percentile £24,500 £26,250 £18,600
90th Percentile £42,500 £55,000 £43,750
England 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 the South West. 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
South West
Permanent vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 10031 10440 11540
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.53% 96.98% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8317 8817 9769
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £24,500 £24,700 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £62,300
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

PHP Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings that featured PHP Web Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for PHP Web Developer in the South West

PHP Web Developer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for PHP Web Developer in the South West

PHP Web Developer
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP Web Developer in the South West over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP Web Developer in the South West

PHP Web 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 Web Developer within the South West region over the 6 months to 20 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
Dorset +15 31 £30,000 -45.45% 3
Bristol -28 15 £34,000 +9.68% 3
Gloucestershire +24 8 £28,750 -36.11%
Somerset -1 6 £28,750 -17.86%
Wiltshire -5 3 £40,000 -5.88%
PHP Web Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, PHP Web 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 Web Developer in the job title.

1 63 (100.00%) PHP
2 61 (96.83%) Web Development
3 54 (85.71%) JavaScript
4 47 (74.60%) HTML
4 47 (74.60%) CSS
5 45 (71.43%) MySQL
6 41 (65.08%) LAMP
7 30 (47.62%) MVC
8 28 (44.44%) Linux
9 27 (42.86%) Git (software)
10 25 (39.68%) Sass
10 25 (39.68%) OOP
11 23 (36.51%) Apache
11 23 (36.51%) jQuery
12 15 (23.81%) LESS
13 14 (22.22%) E-Commerce
13 14 (22.22%) SEO
14 13 (20.63%) Laravel
14 13 (20.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 11 (17.46%) HTML5
15 11 (17.46%) Windows
15 11 (17.46%) Symfony
15 11 (17.46%) JSON
16 10 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
17 9 (14.29%) Web Services
17 9 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
17 9 (14.29%) Magento
17 9 (14.29%) Network Security
17 9 (14.29%) WordPress
18 8 (12.70%) Grunt

PHP Web 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 23 (36.51%) Apache
2 9 (14.29%) WordPress
3 8 (12.70%) CMS
4 4 (6.35%) Drupal
5 2 (3.17%) ExpressionEngine
6 1 (1.59%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (4.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (14.29%) Magento
2 2 (3.17%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.29%) Network Security
2 1 (1.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (71.43%) MySQL
2 4 (6.35%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.76%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.59%) MariaDB
4 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 8 (12.70%) Grunt
3 4 (6.35%) PHPUnit
4 3 (4.76%) Axure RP
4 3 (4.76%) gulp
5 2 (3.17%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.17%) XMLUnit
6 1 (1.59%) JIRA
General
1 8 (12.70%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (7.94%) Retail
3 4 (6.35%) Finance
3 4 (6.35%) Games
4 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (74.60%) CSS
1 47 (74.60%) HTML
2 41 (65.08%) LAMP
3 25 (39.68%) Sass
4 23 (36.51%) jQuery
5 15 (23.81%) LESS
6 13 (20.63%) Laravel
6 13 (20.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 11 (17.46%) HTML5
7 11 (17.46%) JSON
7 11 (17.46%) Symfony
8 9 (14.29%) Web Services
9 8 (12.70%) CSS3
10 7 (11.11%) AngularJS
11 6 (9.52%) CakePHP
12 5 (7.94%) Ajax
12 5 (7.94%) Zend Framework
13 4 (6.35%) CodeIgniter
14 3 (4.76%) .NET
14 3 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.70%) User Experience
2 4 (6.35%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.17%) Raspberry Pi
5 1 (1.59%) Arduino
5 1 (1.59%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 28 (44.44%) Linux
2 11 (17.46%) Windows
3 2 (3.17%) Android
3 2 (3.17%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.59%) Debian
4 1 (1.59%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (96.83%) Web Development
2 30 (47.62%) MVC
3 25 (39.68%) OOP
4 14 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 14 (22.22%) SEO
5 10 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (11.11%) OO
7 5 (7.94%) Front End Development
7 5 (7.94%) Open Source
8 4 (6.35%) Analytics
8 4 (6.35%) Microservices
9 3 (4.76%) Content Management
9 3 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (4.76%) Creative Thinking
9 3 (4.76%) Mobile First
9 3 (4.76%) OO PHP
9 3 (4.76%) Scrum
9 3 (4.76%) Server Monitoring
9 3 (4.76%) Unit Testing
9 3 (4.76%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 63 (100.00%) PHP
2 54 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 5 (7.94%) SQL
4 2 (3.17%) Python
5 1 (1.59%) ES6
5 1 (1.59%) Go
5 1 (1.59%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (6.35%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (6.35%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.59%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (12.70%) Zend
2 4 (6.35%) Adobe