Period
to 17 October 2019

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 17 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP 7
England > South West
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 307 325 334
Rank change year-on-year +18 +9 -
Permanent jobs citing PHP 7 17 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.18% 0.097% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.30% 0.16% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 8
South West median annual salary £37,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.78% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,450 £52,500
90th Percentile £51,250 £65,125 £57,500
England median annual salary £44,000 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.86% +2.78% +20.00%

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 5,576 6,257 6,122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 57.72% 60.74% 60.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4,493 5,249 5,212
South West median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +7.98% +1.88%
10th Percentile £29,161 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

PHP 7
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing PHP 7 as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP 7 in the South West.

Salary trend 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 17 October 2019. 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
Dorset +15 7 £37,000 -35.65% 1
Bristol +29 6 £38,750 -13.89% 5
Wiltshire -8 4 £47,500 -17.39% 1
PHP 7
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2019, 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 17 (100.00%) PHP
2 15 (88.24%) MySQL
2 15 (88.24%) CSS
3 14 (82.35%) Open Source
4 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
5 11 (64.71%) Apache
5 11 (64.71%) MVC
6 10 (58.82%) PHP 5
6 10 (58.82%) CSS3
7 9 (52.94%) Laravel
7 9 (52.94%) Git (software)
8 8 (47.06%) HTML
8 8 (47.06%) Linux
8 8 (47.06%) OOP
8 8 (47.06%) OO
9 7 (41.18%) SOAP
9 7 (41.18%) E-Commerce
9 7 (41.18%) Intranet
9 7 (41.18%) Mobile Commerce
9 7 (41.18%) Ajax
9 7 (41.18%) Web Development
9 7 (41.18%) CakePHP
9 7 (41.18%) Games
9 7 (41.18%) Social Media
9 7 (41.18%) REST
9 7 (41.18%) Mobile App
10 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (29.41%) AngularJS
12 4 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (23.53%) Amazon SQS

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 11 (64.71%) Apache
2 4 (23.53%) WordPress
3 3 (17.65%) CMS
3 3 (17.65%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (23.53%) Amazon SQS
1 4 (23.53%) AWS
1 4 (23.53%) SaaS
1 4 (23.53%) Yarn
2 3 (17.65%) npm
3 1 (5.88%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) Intranet
2 1 (5.88%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (88.24%) MySQL
2 3 (17.65%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Git (software)
2 4 (23.53%) Bitbucket
2 4 (23.53%) JIRA
2 4 (23.53%) PHPUnit
3 3 (17.65%) Grunt
3 3 (17.65%) gulp
3 3 (17.65%) Mercurial
4 1 (5.88%) Babel
4 1 (5.88%) git-flow
4 1 (5.88%) Vagrant
4 1 (5.88%) webpack
General
1 7 (41.18%) Games
2 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (76.47%) PHP Developer
3 7 (41.18%) Applications Developer
3 7 (41.18%) Digital Developer
3 7 (41.18%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 4 (23.53%) PHP Developer - Fintech
5 3 (17.65%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (5.88%) OO PHP Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (88.24%) CSS
2 10 (58.82%) CSS3
3 9 (52.94%) Laravel
4 8 (47.06%) HTML
5 7 (41.18%) Ajax
5 7 (41.18%) CakePHP
5 7 (41.18%) REST
5 7 (41.18%) SOAP
6 5 (29.41%) AngularJS
7 4 (23.53%) Behat
7 4 (23.53%) LAMP
7 4 (23.53%) Sass
7 4 (23.53%) Symfony
7 4 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (23.53%) XML
8 3 (17.65%) Browserify
8 3 (17.65%) HTML5
8 3 (17.65%) OOCSS
9 1 (5.88%) LESS
9 1 (5.88%) Semantic UI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Mobile App
1 7 (41.18%) Social Media
2 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (17.65%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Linux
2 4 (23.53%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Open Source
2 11 (64.71%) MVC
3 8 (47.06%) OO
3 8 (47.06%) OOP
4 7 (41.18%) E-Commerce
4 7 (41.18%) Mobile Commerce
4 7 (41.18%) Web Development
5 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (23.53%) Accounts Receivable
6 4 (23.53%) Artificial Intelligence
6 4 (23.53%) Data Privacy
6 4 (23.53%) DevOps
6 4 (23.53%) Fintech
6 4 (23.53%) Kanban
6 4 (23.53%) Machine Learning
6 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
6 4 (23.53%) Order to Cash
6 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
6 4 (23.53%) TDD
6 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) PHP
2 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
3 10 (58.82%) PHP 5
4 4 (23.53%) ES6
5 3 (17.65%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Kubernetes