The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
Essex / Colchester
Rank 39 45 29
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -16
Permanent jobs citing PHP 7 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 3.65% 1.27% 3.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.38% 2.01% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 5
Median salary £45,000 £17,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+164.70% -62.22%
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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
130 149 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 67.71% 63.14% 45.73%
Number of salaries quoted 109 126 71
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +22.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Colchester region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 February 2017.

PHP Salary Histogram in Colchester

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Colchester region with a requirement for PHP.

1 15 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 11 (61.11%) Web Development
3 10 (55.56%) HTML
4 9 (50.00%) CSS
4 9 (50.00%) Marketing
5 8 (44.44%) MySQL
6 6 (33.33%) .NET
6 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (27.78%) Web Design
7 5 (27.78%) Web Services
8 4 (22.22%) Oracle
8 4 (22.22%) Java
8 4 (22.22%) CRM
8 4 (22.22%) Scrum
8 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (22.22%) SaaS
8 4 (22.22%) PaaS
8 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
8 4 (22.22%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
8 4 (22.22%) Oracle CX
8 4 (22.22%) Presales
8 4 (22.22%) Customer Requirements
9 3 (16.67%) Product Management
9 3 (16.67%) WordPress
9 3 (16.67%) Games
9 3 (16.67%) Programme Management
10 2 (11.11%) MVC
10 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (11.11%) LAMP
10 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (16.67%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle CX
1 4 (22.22%) PaaS
1 4 (22.22%) SaaS
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) MySQL
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (50.00%) Marketing
2 3 (16.67%) Games
3 1 (5.56%) Back Office
3 1 (5.56%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Team Leader
4 3 (16.67%) PHP Web Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Programme Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Scrum Master
4 3 (16.67%) Web Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Web Programme Manager
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Full Stack Web Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior PHP Developer
5 2 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Junior Developer
6 1 (5.56%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior LAMP Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) HTML
2 9 (50.00%) CSS
3 6 (33.33%) .NET
4 5 (27.78%) Web Services
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
5 2 (11.11%) Flash
5 2 (11.11%) LAMP
5 2 (11.11%) Laravel
6 1 (5.56%) Sass
6 1 (5.56%) Smarty
6 1 (5.56%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.11%) iPad
1 2 (11.11%) Social Media
1 2 (11.11%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Web Development
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) Web Design
4 4 (22.22%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
4 4 (22.22%) CRM
4 4 (22.22%) Customer Requirements
4 4 (22.22%) Presales
4 4 (22.22%) Scrum
4 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 3 (16.67%) Product Management
5 3 (16.67%) Programme Management
6 2 (11.11%) Contingency Planning
6 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 2 (11.11%) MVC
6 2 (11.11%) OO
6 2 (11.11%) OO PHP
6 2 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.56%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (11.11%) ActionScript
3 2 (11.11%) SQL
3 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.56%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) PHP 5
4 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle