The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Chelmsford region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 25 22 27
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing PHP 4 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 2.68% 1.37% 4.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.48% 2.44% 6.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 6
Average salary £40,975 £40,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Programming Languages Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
73 41 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 48.99% 56.16% 65.67%
Number of salaries quoted 70 38 88
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
PHP
Essex

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
Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Chelmsford region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 7 (87.50%) VB.NET
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) Java
3 5 (62.50%) C++
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) VB
3 5 (62.50%) JSP
3 5 (62.50%) SOAP
3 5 (62.50%) Struts
3 5 (62.50%) Web Services
3 5 (62.50%) XML
3 5 (62.50%) OO
3 5 (62.50%) Automotive
3 5 (62.50%) Spring
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (62.50%) Drupal
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (62.50%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (62.50%) Struts2
4 3 (37.50%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) C#
5 2 (25.00%) Web Development
6 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
6 1 (12.50%) Marketing
6 1 (12.50%) Local Government
6 1 (12.50%) LAMP
6 1 (12.50%) MVC
6 1 (12.50%) HTTP

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 5 (62.50%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (62.50%) Automotive
2 1 (12.50%) Local Government
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate
3 1 (12.50%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) Spring
2 5 (62.50%) JSP
2 5 (62.50%) SOAP
2 5 (62.50%) Struts
2 5 (62.50%) Web Services
2 5 (62.50%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) Struts2
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) LAMP
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 1 (12.50%) Online Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) VB.NET
2 6 (75.00%) Java
3 5 (62.50%) C++
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) VB
4 2 (25.00%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS