The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 30 14 21
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +7
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 19 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 3.36% 12.42% 8.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.41% 20.00% 11.95%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 18
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £47,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £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 Colchester region.

Programming Languages Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
78 95 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 52.35% 62.09% 70.98%
Number of salaries quoted 72 81 134
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

PHP
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

PHP Salary Trend in Colchester

PHP
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Colchester

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 11 (68.75%) HTML
1 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
1 11 (68.75%) CSS
2 7 (43.75%) Mobile App
3 6 (37.50%) .NET
4 5 (31.25%) Perl
4 5 (31.25%) CMS
4 5 (31.25%) Games
4 5 (31.25%) CSS3
4 5 (31.25%) HTML5
4 5 (31.25%) Marketing
4 5 (31.25%) Web Development
4 5 (31.25%) Online Games
5 4 (25.00%) SQL
5 4 (25.00%) C#
6 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
6 3 (18.75%) Web Design
6 3 (18.75%) MySQL
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
6 3 (18.75%) Photoshop
6 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
6 3 (18.75%) Web Services
6 3 (18.75%) Python
6 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
6 3 (18.75%) ISO 9001
6 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
6 3 (18.75%) Sage
6 3 (18.75%) Umbraco
6 3 (18.75%) SEO
6 3 (18.75%) jQuery

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 (31.25%) CMS
2 3 (18.75%) Umbraco
3 2 (12.50%) Joomla!
3 2 (12.50%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Magento
1 3 (18.75%) Sage 200
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) MySQL
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (31.25%) Games
1 5 (31.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 9 (56.25%) Web Developer
3 4 (25.00%) PHP Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) .NET Developer
4 3 (18.75%) VB.NET Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Web Designer
4 3 (18.75%) Analyst Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Designer
5 2 (12.50%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (12.50%) PHP Programmer
5 2 (12.50%) Web Programmer
5 2 (12.50%) Junior Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Programmer
5 2 (12.50%) Junior
5 2 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Junior Web Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Junior Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) HTML
1 11 (68.75%) CSS
2 6 (37.50%) .NET
3 5 (31.25%) CSS3
3 5 (31.25%) HTML5
4 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
4 3 (18.75%) Web Services
4 3 (18.75%) jQuery
5 2 (12.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Mobile App
2 5 (31.25%) Online Games
3 3 (18.75%) Kindle
4 1 (6.25%) Tandem
4 1 (6.25%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Web Development
2 3 (18.75%) Web Design
2 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
2 3 (18.75%) SEO
3 2 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
2 5 (31.25%) Perl
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) C#
4 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
4 3 (18.75%) Python
5 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
1 3 (18.75%) Sage
Colchester
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Discretionary Bonus, Pension
Posted: 22 days ago