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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP 5
England / South West
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 237 237 242
Rank change year-on-year 0 +5  
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 5 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.094% 0.019% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.15% 0.034% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 8
Median salary £29,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.76% -18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £32,500 £34,900
10% offered a salary of more than £38,600 £32,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% +15.38%  

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 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 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
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP 5 in the South West over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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 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
Devon +9 3 £29,000 -10.76%
Dorset - 1 £26,000 - 1
Somerset - 1 £45,000 - 1
PHP 5
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 17 (100.00%) HTML
1 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 17 (100.00%) PHP
1 17 (100.00%) MySQL
1 17 (100.00%) CSS
2 16 (94.12%) Web Development
3 15 (88.24%) Linux
4 13 (76.47%) OO
4 13 (76.47%) XHTML
4 13 (76.47%) E-Commerce
4 13 (76.47%) Degree
4 13 (76.47%) OO PHP
5 4 (23.53%) jQuery
5 4 (23.53%) MVC
5 4 (23.53%) OOP
6 2 (11.76%) XML
6 2 (11.76%) Ajax
6 2 (11.76%) JSON
6 2 (11.76%) Laravel
7 1 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (5.88%) GitHub
7 1 (5.88%) Sass
7 1 (5.88%) MariaDB
7 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
7 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
7 1 (5.88%) Grunt
7 1 (5.88%) TypeScript
7 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.88%) Flask

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 1 (5.88%) nginx
1 1 (5.88%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.88%) Grunt
General
1 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (94.12%) Web Developer
3 15 (88.24%) MySQL Developer
3 15 (88.24%) PHP Developer
3 15 (88.24%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 15 (88.24%) PHP Web Developer
4 9 (52.94%) Senior Developer
5 8 (47.06%) Senior MySQL Developer
5 8 (47.06%) Senior PHP Developer
5 8 (47.06%) Senior PHP Web Developer
5 8 (47.06%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (11.76%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) CSS
1 17 (100.00%) HTML
2 13 (76.47%) XHTML
3 4 (23.53%) jQuery
4 2 (11.76%) Ajax
4 2 (11.76%) JSON
4 2 (11.76%) Laravel
4 2 (11.76%) XML
5 1 (5.88%) Angular 2
5 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.88%) CSS3
5 1 (5.88%) Flask
5 1 (5.88%) HTML5
5 1 (5.88%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (5.88%) Node.js
5 1 (5.88%) RESTful
5 1 (5.88%) Sass
5 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Debian
2 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Web Development
2 13 (76.47%) E-Commerce
2 13 (76.47%) OO
2 13 (76.47%) OO PHP
3 4 (23.53%) MVC
3 4 (23.53%) OOP
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) Extreme Programming
4 1 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 17 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.88%) C++
2 1 (5.88%) Python
2 1 (5.88%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (76.47%) Degree
South West
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + benefits and training
Posted: 26 days ago