PHP Jobs in the South West

PHP
England > South West

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 6 months to 20 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
20 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 93 107 50
Rank change year-on-year +14 -57 -17
Permanent jobs citing PHP 217 224 438
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 3.09% 3.09% 6.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.89% 7.47% 11.66%
Number of salaries quoted 201 164 372
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £31,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £39,563 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -2.11% -5.00% +25.00%
75th Percentile £57,500 £59,063 £62,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +13.64%

All Programming Languages
South West

PHP is in the Programming Languages category. The following 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 coding skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,751 2,999 3,757
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 39.20% 41.34% 52.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2,186 1,999 2,586
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £33,750
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £54,590 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.83% +9.18% +5.26%
75th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £66,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% +8.70%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing PHP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for PHP in the South West

PHP
Salary Trend in the South West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PHP in the South West.

Salary trend for PHP in the South West

PHP
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing PHP in the South West over the 6 months to 20 February 2024.

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 6 months to 20 February 2024. 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
Jobs
Dorset +29 81 £48,750 +8.33% 13
Bristol +10 53 £40,000 -33.33% 16
Somerset +24 26 £47,500 -17.39% 12
Gloucestershire -8 23 £57,500 +9.52% 9
Devon -9 20 £40,000 - 6
Cornwall +14 8 £45,000 +12.50%
Wiltshire +4 5 £50,000 - 1
PHP
England

PHP
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 36 (16.59%) WordPress
2 14 (6.45%) Apache
3 8 (3.69%) Oracle Application Server
4 6 (2.76%) CMS
5 4 (1.84%) IIS
6 3 (1.38%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.92%) Headless CMS
7 2 (0.92%) nginx
8 1 (0.46%) Confluence
8 1 (0.46%) Drupal
8 1 (0.46%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (1.84%) Adobe XD
1 4 (1.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.38%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.92%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.46%) Mathcad
Business Applications
1 8 (3.69%) Magento
2 3 (1.38%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (1.38%) Shopify
3 1 (0.46%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 62 (28.57%) AWS
2 19 (8.76%) SaaS
3 10 (4.61%) Azure
3 10 (4.61%) GCP
4 8 (3.69%) Google Analytics
4 8 (3.69%) Power Platform
4 8 (3.69%) Snowflake
5 7 (3.23%) Figma
5 7 (3.23%) GitHub
6 4 (1.84%) BigCommerce
6 4 (1.84%) npm
6 4 (1.84%) Serverless
7 2 (0.92%) DigitalOcean
7 2 (0.92%) Firebase
8 1 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.46%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.46%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.46%) Boomi
8 1 (0.46%) WhatsApp
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.76%) VoIP
2 2 (0.92%) DNS
2 2 (0.92%) HTTPS
2 2 (0.92%) Internet
2 2 (0.92%) IPsec
2 2 (0.92%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.46%) Intranet
3 1 (0.46%) J1939
3 1 (0.46%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (48.85%) MySQL
2 10 (4.61%) Relational Database
3 9 (4.15%) NoSQL
4 8 (3.69%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (3.69%) Oracle BI EE
4 8 (3.69%) Power BI
4 8 (3.69%) Star Schema
4 8 (3.69%) Tableau
5 6 (2.76%) GIS
5 6 (2.76%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (1.84%) MongoDB
6 4 (1.84%) SQLite
7 3 (1.38%) Couchbase
7 3 (1.38%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.46%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.46%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 50 (23.04%) Git
2 10 (4.61%) Subversion
3 7 (3.23%) Visual Studio
4 5 (2.30%) GitLab
5 4 (1.84%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.38%) Grunt
7 2 (0.92%) JIRA
7 2 (0.92%) webpack
8 1 (0.46%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.46%) Cypress.io
8 1 (0.46%) gulp
8 1 (0.46%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.46%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.46%) PHPUnit
General
1 43 (19.82%) Social Skills
2 24 (11.06%) Retail
3 19 (8.76%) Marketing
4 12 (5.53%) Finance
5 9 (4.15%) Public Sector
5 9 (4.15%) Telecoms
6 8 (3.69%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (3.23%) Manufacturing
8 5 (2.30%) Electronics
8 5 (2.30%) Games
9 2 (0.92%) Billing
9 2 (0.92%) Health Technology
9 2 (0.92%) Tech for Good
10 1 (0.46%) Back Office
10 1 (0.46%) Digital Healthcare
10 1 (0.46%) Documentation Skills
10 1 (0.46%) Environmental Health
10 1 (0.46%) Legal
10 1 (0.46%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 156 (71.89%) Developer
2 69 (31.80%) PHP Developer
3 46 (21.20%) Senior
4 38 (17.51%) Senior Developer
5 34 (15.67%) Web Developer
6 30 (13.82%) Full Stack Developer
7 22 (10.14%) Software Engineer
8 21 (9.68%) Software Developer
9 18 (8.29%) PHP Laravel Developer
10 17 (7.83%) Senior PHP Developer
11 12 (5.53%) Front-End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 12 (5.53%) PHP Web Developer
11 12 (5.53%) WordPress Developer
12 11 (5.07%) Full Stack Web Developer
12 11 (5.07%) Lead
13 10 (4.61%) Analyst
14 8 (3.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 8 (3.69%) Senior Software Developer
15 7 (3.23%) PHP Software Engineer
15 7 (3.23%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (54.84%) HTML
2 114 (52.53%) Laravel
3 98 (45.16%) CSS
4 55 (25.35%) LAMP
5 52 (23.96%) Vue
6 48 (22.12%) React
7 39 (17.97%) jQuery
8 29 (13.36%) Symfony
9 21 (9.68%) Node.js
10 15 (6.91%) AngularJS
11 14 (6.45%) RESTful
12 9 (4.15%) Sass
13 8 (3.69%) HTML5
14 7 (3.23%) Tailwind CSS
14 7 (3.23%) Web Services
15 6 (2.76%) CakePHP
15 6 (2.76%) GraphQL
15 6 (2.76%) Ruby on Rails
15 6 (2.76%) SOAP
15 6 (2.76%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.61%) Animation
2 6 (2.76%) Low-Code
2 6 (2.76%) Video Editing
3 4 (1.84%) BBC
3 4 (1.84%) Mobile App
3 4 (1.84%) Product Ownership
4 3 (1.38%) Graphic Design
4 3 (1.38%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (1.38%) IoT
4 3 (1.38%) Private Cloud
5 2 (0.92%) Data Centre
5 2 (0.92%) Onboarding
5 2 (0.92%) Renewable Energy
6 1 (0.46%) CAN bus
6 1 (0.46%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.46%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.46%) Housing Association
6 1 (0.46%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.46%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 28 (12.90%) Linux
2 4 (1.84%) Android
2 4 (1.84%) Apple iOS
2 4 (1.84%) Ubuntu
2 4 (1.84%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (29.49%) MVC
2 61 (28.11%) Full Stack Development
3 56 (25.81%) Web Development
4 51 (23.50%) Agile
5 48 (22.12%) OOP
6 39 (17.97%) Problem-Solving
7 38 (17.51%) Software Engineering
8 28 (12.90%) E-Commerce
9 26 (11.98%) CRM
10 25 (11.52%) Scrum
11 20 (9.22%) DevOps
12 18 (8.29%) CI/CD
12 18 (8.29%) Code Quality
13 17 (7.83%) API Development
13 17 (7.83%) Collaborative Working
13 17 (7.83%) Microservices
14 16 (7.37%) Web Design
15 15 (6.91%) Front End Development
15 15 (6.91%) Performance Optimisation
15 15 (6.91%) User Experience
Programming Languages
1 127 (58.53%) JavaScript
2 33 (15.21%) SQL
3 22 (10.14%) Python
3 22 (10.14%) TypeScript
4 17 (7.83%) Java
5 12 (5.53%) C
6 10 (4.61%) C#
6 10 (4.61%) C++
7 9 (4.15%) Ruby
8 8 (3.69%) VBA
9 7 (3.23%) Kotlin
10 6 (2.76%) Ada
11 5 (2.30%) Bash
11 5 (2.30%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.84%) Go
12 4 (1.84%) Rust
12 4 (1.84%) Scala
13 3 (1.38%) Delphi
13 3 (1.38%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.46%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 12 (5.53%) Degree
2 3 (1.38%) MCP
2 3 (1.38%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.38%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.92%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.46%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.46%) RIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.69%) Data Quality
2 6 (2.76%) GDPR
2 6 (2.76%) QA
3 5 (2.30%) Accessibility
4 2 (0.92%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (11.52%) Docker
2 1 (0.46%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 18 (8.29%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.38%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (8.76%) Google
2 10 (4.61%) Microsoft
3 8 (3.69%) Oracle
4 7 (3.23%) WooCommerce
5 4 (1.84%) Adobe
5 4 (1.84%) SAP
6 2 (0.92%) Apple
6 2 (0.92%) Twitter
7 1 (0.46%) Dell