The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canterbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank - 8 -
Permanent jobs citing PHP 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canterbury - 10.53% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 13.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £30,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
PHP
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canterbury region.

Programming Languages Category
Canterbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
27 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canterbury 87.10% 78.95% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 26 15 2
Average salary £32,292 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,200 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Canterbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Canterbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Canterbury

PHP
Salary Trend in Canterbury

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

PHP Salary Trend in Canterbury

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canterbury

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Canterbury region citing PHP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PHP.

1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
2 9 (75.00%) MySQL
2 9 (75.00%) Linux
2 9 (75.00%) Apache
3 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 8 (66.67%) LAMP
3 8 (66.67%) jQuery
3 8 (66.67%) HTML5
4 5 (41.67%) CSS3
4 5 (41.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (41.67%) Marketing
4 5 (41.67%) Web Development
4 5 (41.67%) SQL
4 5 (41.67%) OO
5 4 (33.33%) MVC
5 4 (33.33%) Degree
5 4 (33.33%) JIRA
5 4 (33.33%) Symfony
5 4 (33.33%) Zend
5 4 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
5 4 (33.33%) Laravel
5 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 4 (33.33%) Open Source
5 4 (33.33%) PHPUnit
6 3 (25.00%) Android
6 3 (25.00%) MongoDB
6 3 (25.00%) Apple iOS
6 3 (25.00%) Node.js
6 3 (25.00%) GitHub

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Canterbury by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Canterbury region citing PHP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PHP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (75.00%) Apache
2 3 (25.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (25.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) JIRA
1 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 4 (33.33%) PHPUnit
General
1 5 (41.67%) Marketing
2 3 (25.00%) Publishing
3 1 (8.33%) Games
3 1 (8.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) PHP Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Web Developer
4 4 (33.33%) Junior Developer
4 4 (33.33%) Junior
4 4 (33.33%) Junior Web Developer
4 4 (33.33%) PHP Web Developer
4 4 (33.33%) Junior PHP Web Developer
4 4 (33.33%) Junior PHP Developer
5 3 (25.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 3 (25.00%) Mobile Developer
5 3 (25.00%) Graduate
5 3 (25.00%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
2 8 (66.67%) LAMP
2 8 (66.67%) jQuery
2 8 (66.67%) HTML5
3 5 (41.67%) CSS3
4 4 (33.33%) Laravel
4 4 (33.33%) Symfony
4 4 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
5 3 (25.00%) Apache Cordova
5 3 (25.00%) JSON
5 3 (25.00%) Dojo
6 1 (8.33%) Sass
6 1 (8.33%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) Graphic Design
2 1 (8.33%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Android
2 3 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) OO
1 5 (41.67%) Requirements Analysis
1 5 (41.67%) Web Development
2 4 (33.33%) Open Source
2 4 (33.33%) MVC
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) RAD
3 3 (25.00%) Android Development
3 3 (25.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Zend