The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for PHP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 13 18
Rank change year-on-year -8 +5  
Permanent jobs citing PHP 64 119 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 10.08% 14.64% 10.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.06% 23.94% 20.54%
Number of salaries quoted 63 118 89
Median salary £35,000 £36,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.44% +3.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,700 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +2.85%  

PHP 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 Southampton with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 425 497 482
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 66.93% 61.13% 50.68%
Number of salaries quoted 399 482 419
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Southampton

PHP
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for PHP in Southampton

PHP
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in Southampton over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing PHP 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 Southampton region with a requirement for PHP.

1 98 (70.50%) HTML
2 96 (69.06%) JavaScript
3 95 (68.35%) CSS
4 66 (47.48%) MVC
5 60 (43.17%) Linux
6 58 (41.73%) MySQL
7 52 (37.41%) OOP
8 50 (35.97%) HTML5
9 49 (35.25%) Web Development
10 48 (34.53%) AngularJS
11 42 (30.22%) Agile Software Development
12 41 (29.50%) OO
13 38 (27.34%) SQL
13 38 (27.34%) Zend
14 35 (25.18%) Symfony
14 35 (25.18%) Software Engineering
14 35 (25.18%) LAMP
15 31 (22.30%) TDD
15 31 (22.30%) OO PHP
16 29 (20.86%) Python
17 26 (18.71%) jQuery
17 26 (18.71%) Git (software)
18 25 (17.99%) Node.js
18 25 (17.99%) CSS3
18 25 (17.99%) PHP 7
18 25 (17.99%) Scrum
19 24 (17.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 23 (16.55%) C#
21 21 (15.11%) Front End Development
21 21 (15.11%) Docker

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 14 (10.07%) Drupal
2 13 (9.35%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (7.19%) Apache
4 9 (6.47%) WordPress
5 8 (5.76%) nginx
6 7 (5.04%) CMS
7 3 (2.16%) MS Exchange
8 2 (1.44%) Joomla!
Applications
1 6 (4.32%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.60%) Photoshop
3 4 (2.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (14.39%) SaaS
2 9 (6.47%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.16%) Office 365
4 2 (1.44%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.19%) Internet
2 6 (4.32%) HTTP
3 4 (2.88%) DNS
3 4 (2.88%) Firewall
3 4 (2.88%) LDAP
3 4 (2.88%) SSL
3 4 (2.88%) VoIP
3 4 (2.88%) VPN
4 3 (2.16%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (41.73%) MySQL
2 19 (13.67%) Big Data
3 16 (11.51%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (6.47%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.16%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.44%) Cognos Impromptu
6 2 (1.44%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.44%) Redis
6 2 (1.44%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.72%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.72%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 26 (18.71%) Git (software)
2 20 (14.39%) Subversion
3 6 (4.32%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.88%) Trac
5 3 (2.16%) Vagrant
6 2 (1.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.44%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.72%) JIRA
General
1 17 (12.23%) Games
2 12 (8.63%) Retail
3 8 (5.76%) Music Industry
4 7 (5.04%) Marketing
5 6 (4.32%) Electronics
6 2 (1.44%) Advertising
7 1 (0.72%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 93 (66.91%) Developer
2 45 (32.37%) PHP Developer
3 30 (21.58%) Web Developer
4 26 (18.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 19 (13.67%) Senior Developer
5 19 (13.67%) Software Engineer
6 18 (12.95%) Software Developer
7 14 (10.07%) PHP Web Developer
7 14 (10.07%) Senior Web Developer
8 12 (8.63%) .NET Developer
9 11 (7.91%) .NET Software Developer
9 11 (7.91%) Administrator
9 11 (7.91%) PHP Software Engineer
9 11 (7.91%) Systems Administrator
10 10 (7.19%) Lead Software Engineer
10 10 (7.19%) Senior PHP Developer
11 7 (5.04%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 7 (5.04%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 7 (5.04%) Linux Administrator
11 7 (5.04%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (70.50%) HTML
2 95 (68.35%) CSS
3 50 (35.97%) HTML5
4 48 (34.53%) AngularJS
5 35 (25.18%) LAMP
5 35 (25.18%) Symfony
6 26 (18.71%) jQuery
7 25 (17.99%) CSS3
7 25 (17.99%) Node.js
8 24 (17.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 21 (15.11%) Laravel
10 16 (11.51%) .NET
10 16 (11.51%) ASP.NET
10 16 (11.51%) XHTML
11 14 (10.07%) Behat
11 14 (10.07%) Web Services
11 14 (10.07%) WPF
12 10 (7.19%) Regular Expression
13 9 (6.47%) React
14 8 (5.76%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.07%) BBC
2 8 (5.76%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.76%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.32%) Linux Command Line
4 5 (3.60%) User Experience
5 4 (2.88%) Algorithms
5 4 (2.88%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.16%) iPad
7 2 (1.44%) Social Media
8 1 (0.72%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 60 (43.17%) Linux
2 17 (12.23%) Windows
3 13 (9.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (5.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (4.32%) CentOS
5 6 (4.32%) Fedora
5 6 (4.32%) FreeBSD
5 6 (4.32%) Ubuntu
5 6 (4.32%) Unix
6 4 (2.88%) Android
6 4 (2.88%) VMS
7 3 (2.16%) Debian
7 3 (2.16%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.72%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (47.48%) MVC
2 52 (37.41%) OOP
3 49 (35.25%) Web Development
4 42 (30.22%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (29.50%) OO
6 35 (25.18%) Software Engineering
7 31 (22.30%) OO PHP
7 31 (22.30%) TDD
8 25 (17.99%) Scrum
9 21 (15.11%) Front End Development
10 14 (10.07%) SOLID
10 14 (10.07%) Unit Testing
11 13 (9.35%) DevOps
11 13 (9.35%) SDLC
12 11 (7.91%) Prototyping
13 10 (7.19%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (7.19%) Project Management
13 10 (7.19%) Rapid Prototyping
14 9 (6.47%) Responsive Web Design
15 7 (5.04%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 96 (69.06%) JavaScript
2 38 (27.34%) SQL
3 29 (20.86%) Python
4 25 (17.99%) PHP 7
5 23 (16.55%) C#
6 20 (14.39%) Java
7 16 (11.51%) PHP 5
8 15 (10.79%) C++
9 11 (7.91%) Perl
10 10 (7.19%) Ruby
10 10 (7.19%) XPath
11 6 (4.32%) Bash Shell
12 4 (2.88%) C
12 4 (2.88%) ES6
13 3 (2.16%) Delphi
14 1 (0.72%) Apple Swift
14 1 (0.72%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 12 (8.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.72%) QA
System Software
1 21 (15.11%) Docker
2 1 (0.72%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.72%) KVM
2 1 (0.72%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 12 (8.63%) Puppet
2 8 (5.76%) Ansible
3 4 (2.88%) FreeIPA
3 4 (2.88%) Nagios
4 2 (1.44%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.44%) Salt
Vendors
1 38 (27.34%) Zend
2 14 (10.07%) Sony
3 13 (9.35%) Red Hat
4 12 (8.63%) Twitter
5 9 (6.47%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.44%) Facebook
6 2 (1.44%) Google
6 2 (1.44%) Oracle
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Acceler-IT
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Competitive+bens+bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + training and benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits and training
Posted: 16 days ago
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Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 22 days holiday, pension, parking
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Southampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 20 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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