Period
to 2 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for PHP 7 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PHP 7 over the 6 months to 2 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP 7
England > South West
6 months to
2 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 209 294 334
Rank change year-on-year +85 +40 +1
Permanent jobs citing PHP 7 36 32 4
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 0.64% 0.33% 0.037%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.14% 0.57% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 29 30 5
Median annual salary £45,000 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -14.29% -5.41%
10th Percentile £33,000 £27,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £45,750 £52,125 £43,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -21.05% +30.14%

PHP 7 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 3,152 5,629 6,435
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 55.69% 57.49% 59.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2,619 4,552 5,420
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,238 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

PHP 7
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing PHP 7 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for PHP 7 in the South West

PHP 7
Salary Trend in the South West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PHP 7 in the South West.

Salary trend for PHP 7 in the South West

PHP 7
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing PHP 7 in the South West over the 6 months to 2 June 2020.

Salary histogram for PHP 7 in the South West

PHP 7
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 7 within the South West region over the 6 months to 2 June 2020. 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 +73 21 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Devon - 12 £37,500 - 2
Gloucestershire +29 2 - -
Dorset +23 1 £37,500 +25.00% 1
PHP 7
England

For the 6 months to 2 June 2020, IT jobs citing PHP 7 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 7.

1 36 (100.00%) PHP
2 30 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 27 (75.00%) HTML
4 24 (66.67%) MySQL
4 24 (66.67%) Linux
5 21 (58.33%) Laravel
6 18 (50.00%) CSS
7 15 (41.67%) HTML5
7 15 (41.67%) Git (software)
8 14 (38.89%) Node.js
8 14 (38.89%) React
8 14 (38.89%) Vue.js
8 14 (38.89%) Symfony
9 13 (36.11%) Finance
10 12 (33.33%) SOAP
10 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
10 12 (33.33%) REST
10 12 (33.33%) AngularJS
11 11 (30.56%) Bash Shell
11 11 (30.56%) RESTful
11 11 (30.56%) Front End Development
12 10 (27.78%) Microservices
13 9 (25.00%) JIRA
13 9 (25.00%) WordPress
13 9 (25.00%) Web Services
14 8 (22.22%) MVC
14 8 (22.22%) Internet
14 8 (22.22%) XHTML
14 8 (22.22%) XML

PHP 7
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 9 (25.00%) WordPress
2 8 (22.22%) Drupal
3 6 (16.67%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.22%) npm
2 4 (11.11%) SaaS
3 3 (8.33%) AWS
4 2 (5.56%) Datadog
4 2 (5.56%) GCP
4 2 (5.56%) Kong
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.22%) Internet
2 1 (2.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (66.67%) MySQL
2 4 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (11.11%) Redis
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (41.67%) Git (software)
2 9 (25.00%) JIRA
3 6 (16.67%) PHPUnit
3 6 (16.67%) Xdebug
4 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.56%) webpack
5 1 (2.78%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.78%) Vagrant
General
1 13 (36.11%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Games
3 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (91.67%) Developer
2 17 (47.22%) PHP Developer
3 9 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 7 (19.44%) Senior Developer
4 7 (19.44%) Senior PHP Developer
4 7 (19.44%) Web Developer
5 6 (16.67%) PHP Web Developer
5 6 (16.67%) Senior PHP Web Developer
5 6 (16.67%) Senior Web Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior DevOps
7 2 (5.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Operations Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Backend Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Development Manager
8 1 (2.78%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (75.00%) HTML
2 21 (58.33%) Laravel
3 18 (50.00%) CSS
4 15 (41.67%) HTML5
5 14 (38.89%) Node.js
5 14 (38.89%) React
5 14 (38.89%) Symfony
5 14 (38.89%) Vue.js
6 12 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 12 (33.33%) REST
6 12 (33.33%) SOAP
7 11 (30.56%) RESTful
8 9 (25.00%) Web Services
9 8 (22.22%) jQuery
9 8 (22.22%) XHTML
9 8 (22.22%) XML
9 8 (22.22%) XML-RPC
10 7 (19.44%) CodeIgniter
11 6 (16.67%) Sass
12 4 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
2 6 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (16.67%) Data Structures
3 4 (11.11%) User Experience
4 1 (2.78%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 24 (66.67%) Linux
2 8 (22.22%) Android
2 8 (22.22%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.78%) Debian
3 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (30.56%) Front End Development
3 10 (27.78%) Microservices
4 8 (22.22%) Android Development
4 8 (22.22%) iOS Development
4 8 (22.22%) MVC
4 8 (22.22%) TDD
4 8 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 7 (19.44%) Mentoring
5 7 (19.44%) OO
5 7 (19.44%) Web Development
6 6 (16.67%) Analytical Thinking
6 6 (16.67%) Complexity Analysis
6 6 (16.67%) Computer Science
6 6 (16.67%) OOD
6 6 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (16.67%) Time Management
7 5 (13.89%) Web Application Development
8 4 (11.11%) OOP
9 3 (8.33%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) PHP
2 30 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 11 (30.56%) Bash Shell
4 8 (22.22%) SQL
5 7 (19.44%) ES6
6 6 (16.67%) C#
6 6 (16.67%) Go
6 6 (16.67%) Java
6 6 (16.67%) Python
7 3 (8.33%) PHP 5
8 1 (2.78%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) ISO 9001
1 3 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Kubernetes
1 2 (5.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (5.56%) Zend
2 1 (2.78%) Atlassian