Period
to 23 March 2019

The median annual salary for a PHP Web Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 23 March 2019.

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
23 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 289 276 263
Rank change year-on-year -13 -13 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Web Developer 35 69 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.35% 0.66% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.68% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 34 59 66
South West median annual salary £42,500 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.67% -7.69% -
10th Percentile £32,875 £27,500 £24,625
90th Percentile £50,000 £58,000 £47,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +21.43% - -

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 9,740 10,158 9,819
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.26% 96.95% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 7,768 8,366 8,224
South West median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% -

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 23 March 2019.

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 23 March 2019. 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
Bristol +9 17 £45,000 -18.18% 4
Dorset -28 14 £37,500 +25.00%
Wiltshire - 2 £36,250 - 2
Somerset -1 1 £38,500 +13.24%
Devon -5 1 £45,000 +63.64% 4
PHP Web Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 March 2019, PHP Web Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South West region featuring PHP Web Developer in the job title.

1 35 (100.00%) PHP
1 35 (100.00%) Web Development
2 33 (94.29%) HTML
2 33 (94.29%) JavaScript
3 32 (91.43%) MySQL
4 31 (88.57%) CSS
5 22 (62.86%) Git (software)
6 20 (57.14%) Linux
6 20 (57.14%) LAMP
7 19 (54.29%) Apache
8 17 (48.57%) OOP
9 16 (45.71%) Web Services
9 16 (45.71%) Amazon AWS
10 14 (40.00%) E-Commerce
11 13 (37.14%) MVC
12 12 (34.29%) JSON
12 12 (34.29%) Network Security
13 10 (28.57%) OO
14 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (22.86%) HTML5
14 8 (22.86%) Sass
15 7 (20.00%) jQuery
16 6 (17.14%) PHPUnit
16 6 (17.14%) API Development
17 5 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
17 5 (14.29%) REST
17 5 (14.29%) TDD
17 5 (14.29%) Python
17 5 (14.29%) Internet
17 5 (14.29%) Finance

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 19 (54.29%) Apache
2 4 (11.43%) nginx
2 4 (11.43%) WordPress
3 3 (8.57%) CMS
3 3 (8.57%) Drupal
4 1 (2.86%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.86%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (45.71%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.86%) GitHub
2 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (34.29%) Network Security
2 5 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (91.43%) MySQL
2 1 (2.86%) MariaDB
2 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.86%) Redis
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (62.86%) Git (software)
2 6 (17.14%) PHPUnit
3 2 (5.71%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.86%) git-flow
4 1 (2.86%) Grunt
4 1 (2.86%) gulp
4 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.86%) JIRA
4 1 (2.86%) Selenium
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Marketing
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (94.29%) HTML
2 31 (88.57%) CSS
3 20 (57.14%) LAMP
4 16 (45.71%) Web Services
5 12 (34.29%) JSON
6 8 (22.86%) HTML5
6 8 (22.86%) Sass
7 7 (20.00%) jQuery
8 5 (14.29%) REST
9 4 (11.43%) Django
9 4 (11.43%) LEMP Stack
9 4 (11.43%) RESTful
9 4 (11.43%) XHTML
9 4 (11.43%) XML
10 3 (8.57%) Laravel
11 2 (5.71%) CSS3
11 2 (5.71%) Symfony
12 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
12 1 (2.86%) Ajax
12 1 (2.86%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 20 (57.14%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (100.00%) Web Development
2 17 (48.57%) OOP
3 14 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 13 (37.14%) MVC
5 10 (28.57%) OO
6 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (17.14%) API Development
8 5 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (14.29%) SOA
8 5 (14.29%) TDD
9 4 (11.43%) API Integration
9 4 (11.43%) OO PHP
9 4 (11.43%) Unit Testing
10 3 (8.57%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
11 2 (5.71%) Open Source
11 2 (5.71%) Responsive Web Design
11 2 (5.71%) SDLC
11 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
11 2 (5.71%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) PHP
2 33 (94.29%) JavaScript
3 5 (14.29%) Python
4 2 (5.71%) C
5 1 (2.86%) C#
5 1 (2.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (2.86%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) VMware
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle