Period
to 16 December 2018

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 6 months to 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP 5
England > South West
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 311 328 324
Rank change year-on-year +17 -4 +25
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 9 13 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.090% 0.13% 0.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.15% 0.22% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 23
South West median annual salary £44,000 £55,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +34.15% +78.26%
10th Percentile £28,500 £42,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £45,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%

PHP 5 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.

All Programming Languages
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 5,876 6,032 6,091
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 58.95% 59.40% 56.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4,843 5,100 5,177
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

PHP 5
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing PHP 5 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

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
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP 5 in the South West over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 16 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 +15 5 £44,000 +11.39% 1
Dorset - 3 £57,500 -
Devon - 1 £32,500 - 1
PHP 5
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT jobs citing PHP 5 also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for PHP 5.

1 9 (100.00%) PHP
2 6 (66.67%) MySQL
3 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) OO
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 4 (44.44%) Regression Testing
4 4 (44.44%) User Experience
5 3 (33.33%) GitHub
5 3 (33.33%) Microservices
5 3 (33.33%) React
5 3 (33.33%) API Integration
5 3 (33.33%) PHP 7
5 3 (33.33%) Wireframes
5 3 (33.33%) Scrum
5 3 (33.33%) WSDL
5 3 (33.33%) SOAP
5 3 (33.33%) XML
5 3 (33.33%) WordPress
5 3 (33.33%) REST
5 3 (33.33%) Symfony
5 3 (33.33%) Web Development
6 2 (22.22%) TypeScript
6 2 (22.22%) Front End Development
7 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (11.11%) Data Structures

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 3 (33.33%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) git-flow
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) PHP Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (11.11%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) React
1 3 (33.33%) REST
1 3 (33.33%) SOAP
1 3 (33.33%) Symfony
1 3 (33.33%) WSDL
1 3 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) HTML5
2 1 (11.11%) jQuery
2 1 (11.11%) Laravel
2 1 (11.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
2 1 (11.11%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) OO
2 4 (44.44%) Regression Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
3 3 (33.33%) API Integration
3 3 (33.33%) Microservices
3 3 (33.33%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) Web Development
3 3 (33.33%) Wireframes
4 2 (22.22%) Front End Development
5 1 (11.11%) Analytical Thinking
5 1 (11.11%) Complexity Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Decision-Making
5 1 (11.11%) Information Security
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) PHP
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) PHP 7
4 2 (22.22%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Zend