The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for PHP 5 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PHP 5 over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP 5
England / South West
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 222 256 217
Rank change year-on-year +34 -39  
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 12 5 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.24% 0.085% 0.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.40% 0.15% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 18
Median salary £29,000 £36,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -19.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £43,500 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  

PHP 5 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 3036 3247 3311
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 60.00% 55.10% 55.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2576 2769 2877
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,525 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

PHP 5
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing PHP 5 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for PHP 5 in the South West

PHP 5
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP 5 in the South West.

Salary trend for PHP 5 in the South West

PHP 5
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 5 within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Devon - 12 £29,000 - 2
PHP 5
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing PHP 5 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 5.

1 29 (100.00%) PHP
2 24 (82.76%) MySQL
3 23 (79.31%) HTML
4 18 (62.07%) CSS
5 16 (55.17%) JavaScript
5 16 (55.17%) Linux
6 15 (51.72%) Web Development
6 15 (51.72%) Degree
7 13 (44.83%) OO
7 13 (44.83%) E-Commerce
8 10 (34.48%) XHTML
8 10 (34.48%) OO PHP
9 6 (20.69%) CSS3
9 6 (20.69%) HTML5
9 6 (20.69%) LAMP
9 6 (20.69%) Apache
9 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (20.69%) Zend
10 5 (17.24%) jQuery
10 5 (17.24%) JSON
10 5 (17.24%) Ajax
10 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
10 5 (17.24%) OOP
10 5 (17.24%) MVC
10 5 (17.24%) Scrum
11 3 (10.34%) Objective-C
11 3 (10.34%) Games
11 3 (10.34%) C#
11 3 (10.34%) Intranet
11 3 (10.34%) Mobile Commerce

PHP 5
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 6 (20.69%) Apache
2 3 (10.34%) Drupal
2 3 (10.34%) WordPress
3 1 (3.45%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Dropbox
1 3 (10.34%) GitHub
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Intranet
1 3 (10.34%) NFC
1 3 (10.34%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (82.76%) MySQL
2 3 (10.34%) phpMyAdmin
3 1 (3.45%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
1 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 3 (10.34%) Games
2 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (96.55%) Developer
1 28 (96.55%) PHP Developer
2 15 (51.72%) MySQL Developer
2 15 (51.72%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 15 (51.72%) PHP Web Developer
2 15 (51.72%) Web Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Senior Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Senior MySQL Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Senior PHP Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Senior PHP Web Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Senior Web Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Digital Developer
5 2 (6.90%) HTML Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Linux Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (79.31%) HTML
2 18 (62.07%) CSS
3 10 (34.48%) XHTML
4 6 (20.69%) CSS3
4 6 (20.69%) HTML5
4 6 (20.69%) LAMP
5 5 (17.24%) Ajax
5 5 (17.24%) jQuery
5 5 (17.24%) JSON
6 3 (10.34%) CakePHP
6 3 (10.34%) Laravel
6 3 (10.34%) REST
6 3 (10.34%) RESTful
6 3 (10.34%) SOAP
7 2 (6.90%) XML
8 1 (3.45%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.34%) Social Media
3 1 (3.45%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 16 (55.17%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) Android
2 3 (10.34%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.45%) CentOS
3 1 (3.45%) Debian
3 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Web Development
2 13 (44.83%) E-Commerce
2 13 (44.83%) OO
3 10 (34.48%) OO PHP
4 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (17.24%) MVC
5 5 (17.24%) OOP
5 5 (17.24%) Scrum
6 3 (10.34%) Android Development
6 3 (10.34%) iOS Development
6 3 (10.34%) Mobile Commerce
6 3 (10.34%) Open Source
6 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.45%) DevOps
7 1 (3.45%) Information Security
7 1 (3.45%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) PHP
2 16 (55.17%) JavaScript
3 3 (10.34%) Apple Swift
3 3 (10.34%) C#
3 3 (10.34%) Objective-C
3 3 (10.34%) PHP 7
4 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.45%) Perl
4 1 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (51.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) VirtualBox
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) cPanel
2 1 (3.45%) Ansible
2 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.45%) Puppet
2 1 (3.45%) Salt
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Zend
2 1 (3.45%) Rackspace
2 1 (3.45%) VMware
Devon
greywood
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Vertical Plus
Posted: 16 days ago