The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for PHP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
England / South West
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 33 40
Rank change year-on-year -1 +7  
Permanent jobs citing PHP 391 372 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 7.35% 7.10% 6.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.77% 12.47% 11.00%
Number of salaries quoted 339 353 355
Median salary £36,742 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.97% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,742 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.97% -  

PHP is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3321 2983 3381
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 62.46% 56.96% 56.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2827 2566 2911
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing PHP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for PHP in the South West

PHP
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for PHP in the South West

PHP
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in the South West over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP in the South West

PHP
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 within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 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
Bristol -3 122 £34,000 +4.61% 23
Gloucestershire +28 93 £42,500 +28.78% 3
Wiltshire -15 41 £40,000 +14.28% 11
Dorset -17 41 £30,000 -20.00% 15
Devon +15 38 £36,742 +22.47% 6
Cornwall +7 34 £42,500 +30.76% 2
Somerset -23 22 £36,250 -9.37% 10
PHP
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 South West region with a requirement for PHP.

1 512 (67.99%) JavaScript
2 465 (61.75%) HTML
3 402 (53.39%) CSS
4 397 (52.72%) MySQL
5 279 (37.05%) Web Development
6 233 (30.94%) Agile Software Development
7 230 (30.54%) Git (software)
8 204 (27.09%) jQuery
9 201 (26.69%) MVC
9 201 (26.69%) Linux
10 182 (24.17%) Java
11 158 (20.98%) SQL
12 155 (20.58%) LAMP
13 149 (19.79%) OO
13 149 (19.79%) Laravel
14 148 (19.65%) AngularJS
15 141 (18.73%) XML
16 130 (17.26%) HTML5
17 122 (16.20%) Subversion
18 114 (15.14%) OOP
19 107 (14.21%) Web Services
20 103 (13.68%) Scrum
21 100 (13.28%) Zend
22 99 (13.15%) Symfony
23 95 (12.62%) Finance
23 95 (12.62%) C#
24 93 (12.35%) Apache
25 90 (11.95%) TDD
25 90 (11.95%) Open Source
25 90 (11.95%) Relational Database

PHP
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 93 (12.35%) Apache
2 87 (11.55%) Drupal
3 69 (9.16%) WordPress
4 47 (6.24%) CMS
5 36 (4.78%) JBoss
6 32 (4.25%) Confluence
7 30 (3.98%) Joomla!
8 28 (3.72%) WebLogic
8 28 (3.72%) WebSphere
9 22 (2.92%) Alfresco
10 21 (2.79%) nginx
10 21 (2.79%) SharePoint
11 17 (2.26%) BizTalk Server
11 17 (2.26%) Elasticsearch
11 17 (2.26%) Tomcat
12 15 (1.99%) Jetty
13 14 (1.86%) IIS
14 9 (1.20%) Apache Solr
15 7 (0.93%) Apache Spark
15 7 (0.93%) OpenStack
Applications
1 20 (2.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (1.59%) Photoshop
3 10 (1.33%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (0.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 6 (0.80%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.40%) Adobe After Effects
6 3 (0.40%) Adobe Premiere
7 2 (0.27%) HipChat
8 1 (0.13%) Lectora
8 1 (0.13%) SPSS
8 1 (0.13%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 42 (5.58%) Magento
2 35 (4.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.80%) Oracle HRMS
4 5 (0.66%) Shopify
5 2 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.27%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.13%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 35 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (3.72%) GitHub
3 22 (2.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (2.66%) SaaS
5 6 (0.80%) Amazon S3
6 5 (0.66%) Slack
7 4 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.27%) IaaS
9 1 (0.13%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (0.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.13%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.13%) G Suite
9 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.13%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.13%) Google Compute Engine
9 1 (0.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (3.72%) Internet
2 11 (1.46%) Cisco IOS
2 11 (1.46%) Junos
3 9 (1.20%) HTTP
4 7 (0.93%) Firewall
5 5 (0.66%) DNS
6 3 (0.40%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (0.40%) DHCP
6 3 (0.40%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (0.40%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.40%) WAN
7 2 (0.27%) FTP
7 2 (0.27%) Skype
7 2 (0.27%) SMTP
7 2 (0.27%) SSH
7 2 (0.27%) SSL
7 2 (0.27%) VPN
8 1 (0.13%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.13%) IPv4
8 1 (0.13%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 397 (52.72%) MySQL
2 90 (11.95%) Relational Database
3 81 (10.76%) SQL Server
4 65 (8.63%) MongoDB
5 35 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
6 29 (3.85%) NoSQL
7 28 (3.72%) MS Access
8 16 (2.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 15 (1.99%) Apache Cassandra
9 15 (1.99%) Big Data
10 13 (1.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 12 (1.59%) MariaDB
11 12 (1.59%) Redis
12 10 (1.33%) Hadoop
13 9 (1.20%) FileMaker
13 9 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
14 8 (1.06%) Power BI
15 7 (0.93%) JasperReports
15 7 (0.93%) RDBMS
16 6 (0.80%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 230 (30.54%) Git (software)
2 122 (16.20%) Subversion
3 56 (7.44%) Maven
4 53 (7.04%) Jenkins
5 44 (5.84%) JIRA
6 30 (3.98%) Eclipse
7 23 (3.05%) Mercurial
8 22 (2.92%) JUnit
8 22 (2.92%) Oracle Forms
9 17 (2.26%) gulp
10 16 (2.12%) Grunt
10 16 (2.12%) Mockito
11 14 (1.86%) Gradle
12 13 (1.73%) Selenium
13 11 (1.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 10 (1.33%) Vagrant
15 8 (1.06%) IntelliJ
15 8 (1.06%) XMLUnit
16 7 (0.93%) Ant
16 7 (0.93%) PHPUnit
General
1 95 (12.62%) Finance
2 62 (8.23%) Marketing
2 62 (8.23%) Telecoms
3 43 (5.71%) Electronics
4 36 (4.78%) Manufacturing
5 26 (3.45%) Advertising
6 22 (2.92%) Games
7 17 (2.26%) Retail
8 16 (2.12%) Banking
9 9 (1.20%) Back Office
10 5 (0.66%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.53%) Multimedia
11 4 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.40%) Publishing
13 2 (0.27%) Billing
13 2 (0.27%) Military
14 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.13%) Arabic Language
14 1 (0.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 627 (83.27%) Developer
2 367 (48.74%) PHP Developer
3 130 (17.26%) Web Developer
4 91 (12.08%) Senior Developer
5 73 (9.69%) PHP Web Developer
6 71 (9.43%) Full Stack Developer
7 56 (7.44%) Senior PHP Developer
8 54 (7.17%) Java Developer
9 47 (6.24%) Software Developer
10 41 (5.44%) Junior
11 39 (5.18%) Junior Developer
12 38 (5.05%) MySQL Developer
12 38 (5.05%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 33 (4.38%) LAMP Developer
14 26 (3.45%) Junior PHP Developer
15 24 (3.19%) Applications Support
16 23 (3.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 22 (2.92%) Analyst
18 20 (2.66%) SQL Developer
19 19 (2.52%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 465 (61.75%) HTML
2 402 (53.39%) CSS
3 204 (27.09%) jQuery
4 155 (20.58%) LAMP
5 149 (19.79%) Laravel
6 148 (19.65%) AngularJS
7 141 (18.73%) XML
8 130 (17.26%) HTML5
9 107 (14.21%) Web Services
10 99 (13.15%) Symfony
11 74 (9.83%) .NET
11 74 (9.83%) Ajax
12 71 (9.43%) RESTful
13 68 (9.03%) REST
14 64 (8.50%) JSON
15 61 (8.10%) CSS3
16 60 (7.97%) Spring
17 52 (6.91%) Hibernate
18 51 (6.77%) SOAP
19 42 (5.58%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 54 (7.17%) User Experience
2 34 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (4.25%) Computer Science
4 24 (3.19%) Linux Command Line
5 20 (2.66%) Enterprise Software
6 19 (2.52%) Greenfield Project
7 16 (2.12%) Mobile App
8 14 (1.86%) NHS
9 11 (1.46%) Private Cloud
10 10 (1.33%) Social Media
11 9 (1.20%) Management Information System
12 8 (1.06%) e-Learning
13 6 (0.80%) Augmented Reality
14 5 (0.66%) Hedge funds
15 4 (0.53%) iPad
15 4 (0.53%) N-Tier
16 3 (0.40%) Digital Media
16 3 (0.40%) Replication
16 3 (0.40%) Video Editing
17 2 (0.27%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 201 (26.69%) Linux
2 50 (6.64%) Unix
3 43 (5.71%) Apple iOS
4 41 (5.44%) Android
5 40 (5.31%) Windows
6 24 (3.19%) CentOS
7 19 (2.52%) Ubuntu
8 11 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (1.20%) Windows Server
10 5 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.53%) Solaris
11 4 (0.53%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.40%) Debian
12 3 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.27%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.27%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.27%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.13%) Fedora
14 1 (0.13%) VMS
14 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 279 (37.05%) Web Development
2 233 (30.94%) Agile Software Development
3 201 (26.69%) MVC
4 149 (19.79%) OO
5 114 (15.14%) OOP
6 103 (13.68%) Scrum
7 90 (11.95%) Open Source
7 90 (11.95%) TDD
8 61 (8.10%) OO PHP
9 57 (7.57%) Continuous Integration
9 57 (7.57%) E-Commerce
10 54 (7.17%) Software Engineering
11 50 (6.64%) SDLC
11 50 (6.64%) Unit Testing
12 49 (6.51%) Kanban
13 44 (5.84%) Business Intelligence
14 43 (5.71%) BDD
15 42 (5.58%) Digital Marketing
16 41 (5.44%) ITIL
17 36 (4.78%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 512 (67.99%) JavaScript
2 182 (24.17%) Java
3 158 (20.98%) SQL
4 95 (12.62%) C#
5 72 (9.56%) Python
6 42 (5.58%) Bash Shell
7 32 (4.25%) C++
7 32 (4.25%) Delphi
8 31 (4.12%) Perl
9 29 (3.85%) VBA
10 28 (3.72%) PowerShell
11 27 (3.59%) C
12 22 (2.92%) Groovy
12 22 (2.92%) Pascal
13 21 (2.79%) VB.NET
14 17 (2.26%) PHP 5
15 13 (1.73%) Objective-C
16 10 (1.33%) Apple Swift
17 9 (1.20%) Go
17 9 (1.20%) VB
Qualifications
1 80 (10.62%) Degree
2 29 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 22 (2.92%) SC Cleared
4 14 (1.86%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (0.80%) CCNA
5 6 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (0.80%) DV Cleared
5 6 (0.80%) Postgraduate
6 5 (0.66%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.53%) ISEB
7 4 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.40%) RHCE
8 3 (0.40%) RHCSA
9 2 (0.27%) CCA
9 2 (0.27%) CCNP
9 2 (0.27%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.27%) MCSE
9 2 (0.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.13%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 6 (0.80%) QA
2 3 (0.40%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.27%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.13%) WCAG
System Software
1 39 (5.18%) Docker
2 5 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.53%) iptables
3 4 (0.53%) KVM
4 3 (0.40%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.27%) Gluster
5 2 (0.27%) vSphere
5 2 (0.27%) XenApp
6 1 (0.13%) RHEV
6 1 (0.13%) Samba
6 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.13%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 29 (3.85%) Nagios
2 27 (3.59%) Puppet
3 22 (2.92%) Ansible
4 19 (2.52%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (1.46%) Juju
6 8 (1.06%) Kibana
7 7 (0.93%) Graylog
7 7 (0.93%) Salt
8 6 (0.80%) logstash
9 5 (0.66%) Check_MK
9 5 (0.66%) Grafana
9 5 (0.66%) Pingdom
10 3 (0.40%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 2 (0.27%) Backup Exec
11 2 (0.27%) Norton AntiVirus
12 1 (0.13%) NetBackup
12 1 (0.13%) OpenView
12 1 (0.13%) SCCM
12 1 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 1 (0.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 100 (13.28%) Zend
2 50 (6.64%) Oracle
3 36 (4.78%) SAP
4 30 (3.98%) Microsoft
5 25 (3.32%) Adobe
6 24 (3.19%) IBM
7 18 (2.39%) Cisco
8 15 (1.99%) Red Hat
9 12 (1.59%) Google
10 9 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
11 8 (1.06%) Atlassian
12 7 (0.93%) Xamarin
13 6 (0.80%) Citrix
13 6 (0.80%) HP
14 5 (0.66%) Dell
14 5 (0.66%) Infobright
14 5 (0.66%) New Relic
14 5 (0.66%) PagerDuty
14 5 (0.66%) VMware
15 4 (0.53%) Sybase
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Roc Search
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Cloudscope
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Resource Group
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Digital Gurus
Salary: £33000.00 - £41000.00 per annum + benefits & 30 days holiday
Posted: 23 hours ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Dorset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 9 hours ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits superb benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wimborne, Dorset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cornwall
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chipping Campden, Gloucestershire
Verelogic IT Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £32,000 per annum Salary: £22,000 - £32,000 (depend
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
Cloud Direct
Salary: £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago