Period
to 10 December 2018

The median annual salary for a PHP Web Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

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
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 260 279 279
Rank change year-on-year +19 0 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Web Developer 72 60 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.72% 0.59% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.60% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 71 52 61
South West median annual salary £45,000 £30,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -18.92% +18.40%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £37,950 £55,000
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 9,682 9,940 10,399
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.40% 97.56% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 7,809 8,234 8,767
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%
10th Percentile £25,500 £24,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%

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 10 December 2018.

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 10 December 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
Bristol +44 47 £45,000 +28.57% 5
Dorset -31 11 £37,500 +25.00% 2
Wiltshire -5 5 £27,500 -31.25% 2
Devon - 5 £37,500 - 2
Somerset +19 3 £44,250 +53.91% 2
Gloucestershire +5 1 £27,500 +10.00% 2
PHP Web Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, 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 72 (100.00%) PHP
1 72 (100.00%) Web Development
2 66 (91.67%) HTML
2 66 (91.67%) JavaScript
3 64 (88.89%) MySQL
3 64 (88.89%) CSS
4 40 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (47.22%) PHPUnit
6 33 (45.83%) Git (software)
6 33 (45.83%) Linux
6 33 (45.83%) OO
6 33 (45.83%) Internet
7 25 (34.72%) jQuery
8 23 (31.94%) HTML5
9 22 (30.56%) API Integration
9 22 (30.56%) Finance
10 21 (29.17%) XHTML
10 21 (29.17%) XML
10 21 (29.17%) OO PHP
10 21 (29.17%) Laravel
10 21 (29.17%) Problem-Solving
11 18 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
11 18 (25.00%) Sass
12 17 (23.61%) Retail
13 16 (22.22%) Web Services
13 16 (22.22%) REST
14 15 (20.83%) MVC
14 15 (20.83%) Apache
14 15 (20.83%) Python
14 15 (20.83%) LAMP

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 15 (20.83%) Apache
2 5 (6.94%) nginx
3 3 (4.17%) CMS
3 3 (4.17%) WordPress
4 1 (1.39%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.39%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 18 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.78%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.39%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (45.83%) Internet
2 7 (9.72%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (88.89%) MySQL
2 2 (2.78%) Redis
3 1 (1.39%) MariaDB
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 34 (47.22%) PHPUnit
2 33 (45.83%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.78%) Bitbucket
3 2 (2.78%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.39%) JIRA
4 1 (1.39%) Selenium
General
1 22 (30.56%) Finance
2 17 (23.61%) Retail
3 12 (16.67%) Marketing
4 5 (6.94%) Electronics
5 2 (2.78%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (91.67%) HTML
2 64 (88.89%) CSS
3 25 (34.72%) jQuery
4 23 (31.94%) HTML5
5 21 (29.17%) Laravel
5 21 (29.17%) XHTML
5 21 (29.17%) XML
6 18 (25.00%) Sass
7 16 (22.22%) REST
7 16 (22.22%) Web Services
8 15 (20.83%) LAMP
9 12 (16.67%) JSON
10 8 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (8.33%) Ajax
11 6 (8.33%) Vue.js
12 5 (6.94%) LEMP Stack
13 3 (4.17%) CSS3
13 3 (4.17%) Django
14 2 (2.78%) Node.js
14 2 (2.78%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.94%) Linux Command Line
1 5 (6.94%) Smartphone
1 5 (6.94%) User Experience
2 2 (2.78%) Xbox
3 1 (1.39%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 33 (45.83%) Linux
2 12 (16.67%) Unix
3 2 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (100.00%) Web Development
2 40 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (45.83%) OO
4 22 (30.56%) API Integration
5 21 (29.17%) OO PHP
5 21 (29.17%) Problem-Solving
6 15 (20.83%) MVC
7 14 (19.44%) E-Commerce
7 14 (19.44%) OOP
8 12 (16.67%) Open Source
8 12 (16.67%) Project Management
8 12 (16.67%) Time Management
8 12 (16.67%) Workflow
9 11 (15.28%) Mentoring
10 10 (13.89%) TDD
11 9 (12.50%) Unit Testing
12 6 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (6.94%) E-business
13 5 (6.94%) Online Marketing
13 5 (6.94%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 72 (100.00%) PHP
2 66 (91.67%) JavaScript
3 15 (20.83%) Python
4 14 (19.44%) Ruby
5 1 (1.39%) C
5 1 (1.39%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) Plesk
Vendors
1 3 (4.17%) VMware
2 1 (1.39%) Google
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle