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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 5 15 2
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canterbury 15.15% 3.57% 22.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 4.55% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Average salary £26,500 £31,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.87% -8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £31,500 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £31,500 £36,900
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
10 22 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canterbury 30.30% 78.57% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6 19 4
Average salary £27,000 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £34,650 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 13 February 2016, 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 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 10 (76.92%) MySQL
3 9 (69.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 7 (53.85%) Front End Development
4 7 (53.85%) Magento
4 7 (53.85%) Git (software)
4 7 (53.85%) jQuery
5 6 (46.15%) Apache
5 6 (46.15%) CSS
5 6 (46.15%) HTML
5 6 (46.15%) Degree
5 6 (46.15%) Computer Science
5 6 (46.15%) MVC
5 6 (46.15%) CMS
5 6 (46.15%) nginx
5 6 (46.15%) Time Management
6 5 (38.46%) WordPress
6 5 (38.46%) AngularJS
6 5 (38.46%) Linux
7 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
7 4 (30.77%) C
7 4 (30.77%) C++
7 4 (30.77%) Subversion
7 4 (30.77%) HTML5
7 4 (30.77%) Node.js
7 4 (30.77%) CSS3
8 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (23.08%) MariaDB
8 3 (23.08%) User Experience
8 3 (23.08%) Phalcon

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Canterbury by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 6 (46.15%) Apache
1 6 (46.15%) CMS
1 6 (46.15%) nginx
2 5 (38.46%) WordPress
3 4 (30.77%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Adobe After Effects
1 3 (23.08%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) MySQL
2 3 (23.08%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Git (software)
2 4 (30.77%) Subversion
2 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
3 3 (23.08%) gulp
General
1 1 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (69.23%) PHP Developer
3 7 (53.85%) Web Developer
4 6 (46.15%) PHP Web Developer
5 3 (23.08%) Software Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Angular Developer
6 2 (15.38%) C++ Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Linux Developer
7 1 (7.69%) C Developer
7 1 (7.69%) C/C++ Developer
7 1 (7.69%) C++ Software Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Digital Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (7.69%) MySQL Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Node.js Developer
7 1 (7.69%) OO PHP Developer
7 1 (7.69%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (7.69%) PHP Web Applications Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 7 (53.85%) jQuery
3 6 (46.15%) CSS
3 6 (46.15%) HTML
4 5 (38.46%) AngularJS
5 4 (30.77%) CSS3
5 4 (30.77%) HTML5
6 3 (23.08%) lodash
6 3 (23.08%) Phalcon
7 2 (15.38%) wxWidgets
8 1 (7.69%) Ajax
8 1 (7.69%) Backbone.js
8 1 (7.69%) Dojo
8 1 (7.69%) Ember.js
8 1 (7.69%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Computer Science
2 3 (23.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Front End Development
2 6 (46.15%) MVC
2 6 (46.15%) Time Management
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) OO
3 3 (23.08%) OOP
4 2 (15.38%) OO PHP
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 4 (30.77%) C
2 4 (30.77%) C++
3 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Cygwin
1 2 (15.38%) VirtualBox