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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 23 18 27
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Permanent jobs citing PHP 8 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 6.56% 12.32% 2.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.33% 19.54% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 4
Median salary £65,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.84% +18.75%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +7.46%
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
60 87 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 49.18% 63.04% 56.93%
Number of salaries quoted 54 83 73
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 26 September 2016.

PHP Salary Histogram in Colchester

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 10 (52.63%) Perl
1 10 (52.63%) Linux
1 10 (52.63%) Python
1 10 (52.63%) Publishing
1 10 (52.63%) DevOps
2 8 (42.11%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
3 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (26.32%) Web Development
4 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (26.32%) Waterfall
4 5 (26.32%) Presales
5 4 (21.05%) Performance Optimisation
5 4 (21.05%) Marketing Automation
5 4 (21.05%) Order to Cash
5 4 (21.05%) Oracle CX
5 4 (21.05%) Eloqua
5 4 (21.05%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
5 4 (21.05%) BigMachines
5 4 (21.05%) Marketing
5 4 (21.05%) CRM
5 4 (21.05%) Siebel
5 4 (21.05%) Java
5 4 (21.05%) Oracle
5 4 (21.05%) SOA
5 4 (21.05%) Middleware
6 3 (15.79%) CSS
6 3 (15.79%) HTML
6 3 (15.79%) Mobile Development
7 2 (10.53%) AngularJS

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 1 (5.26%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) BigMachines
1 4 (21.05%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 8 (42.11%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle CX
3 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) MySQL
General
1 10 (52.63%) Publishing
2 4 (21.05%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 8 (42.11%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (42.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (42.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 8 (42.11%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Architect
3 4 (21.05%) Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle Architect
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle Solutions Architect
3 4 (21.05%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (21.05%) Web Developer
4 3 (15.79%) PHP Developer
4 3 (15.79%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (10.53%) DevOps Specialist
5 2 (10.53%) Linux Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Full Stack Web Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) Middleware
2 3 (15.79%) CSS
2 3 (15.79%) HTML
3 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
3 2 (10.53%) jQuery
4 1 (5.26%) Laravel
4 1 (5.26%) Sass
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) DevOps
2 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (26.32%) Presales
3 5 (26.32%) Waterfall
3 5 (26.32%) Web Development
4 4 (21.05%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
4 4 (21.05%) CRM
4 4 (21.05%) Marketing Automation
4 4 (21.05%) Order to Cash
4 4 (21.05%) Performance Optimisation
4 4 (21.05%) SOA
5 3 (15.79%) Mobile Development
6 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
6 2 (10.53%) Front End Development
6 2 (10.53%) SDLC
7 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.26%) PRINCE
7 1 (5.26%) Project Management
7 1 (5.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) Perl
1 10 (52.63%) Python
2 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
3 4 (21.05%) Java
4 2 (10.53%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle
1 4 (21.05%) Siebel