The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 29 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing PHP 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 1.54% 1.50% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.86% 3.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
PHP
Essex

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

Programming Languages Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
70 92 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 53.85% 46.00% 51.47%
Number of salaries quoted 67 90 29
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

PHP
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

PHP Salary Trend in Chelmsford

PHP
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) Struts
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) JPA
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) GitHub
3 1 (25.00%) WordPress
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Automotive
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) CSS

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 1 (25.00%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (25.00%) Automotive
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Struts
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) JPA
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft