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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 27 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +1
Permanent jobs citing PHP 2 27 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 1.32% 18.62% 12.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.00% 27.00% 21.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 26 18
Average salary £48,750 £45,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +55.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £24,000 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £50,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
50 100 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 33.11% 68.97% 61.15%
Number of salaries quoted 46 90 74
Average salary £28,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
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
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) Sage
2 2 (50.00%) Publishing
2 2 (50.00%) LAMP
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Magento
2 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) Sage 200
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (25.00%) Puppet
3 1 (25.00%) Kindle
3 1 (25.00%) Business Development
3 1 (25.00%) COM
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 2 (50.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Magento
1 2 (50.00%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) LAMP
3 1 (25.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Business Development
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (50.00%) Sage
Colchester, Essex
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 16 days ago