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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 30 13 18
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +5
Permanent jobs citing PHP 4 19 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 3.05% 11.95% 9.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.56% 17.92% 13.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 16
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -24.13%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+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
72 106 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 54.96% 66.67% 73.83%
Number of salaries quoted 67 93 138
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 10 (71.43%) CSS
1 10 (71.43%) HTML
1 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 6 (42.86%) .NET
2 6 (42.86%) Mobile App
3 5 (35.71%) CSS3
3 5 (35.71%) HTML5
3 5 (35.71%) CMS
4 4 (28.57%) Games
4 4 (28.57%) Perl
4 4 (28.57%) Marketing
4 4 (28.57%) Web Development
4 4 (28.57%) Online Games
5 3 (21.43%) Umbraco
5 3 (21.43%) Kindle
5 3 (21.43%) jQuery
5 3 (21.43%) Magento
5 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (21.43%) Sage 200
5 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
5 3 (21.43%) MySQL
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
5 3 (21.43%) Photoshop
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
5 3 (21.43%) Web Services
5 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
5 3 (21.43%) ISO 9001
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 3 (21.43%) Sage

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (35.71%) CMS
2 3 (21.43%) Umbraco
3 2 (14.29%) Joomla!
3 2 (14.29%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Magento
1 3 (21.43%) Sage 200
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) MySQL
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (28.57%) Games
1 4 (28.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) Web Developer
3 4 (28.57%) PHP Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Designer
4 3 (21.43%) Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) .NET Developer
4 3 (21.43%) VB.NET Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Web Designer
4 3 (21.43%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Programmer
5 2 (14.29%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (14.29%) PHP Programmer
5 2 (14.29%) Web Programmer
5 2 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Drupal Developer
6 1 (7.14%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 1 (7.14%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (7.14%) PHP Joomla! Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Junior
6 1 (7.14%) Junior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) CSS
1 10 (71.43%) HTML
2 6 (42.86%) .NET
3 5 (35.71%) CSS3
3 5 (35.71%) HTML5
4 3 (21.43%) jQuery
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
4 3 (21.43%) Web Services
5 2 (14.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Mobile App
2 4 (28.57%) Online Games
3 3 (21.43%) Kindle
4 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Web Development
2 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
2 3 (21.43%) SEO
2 3 (21.43%) Web Design
3 2 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 4 (28.57%) Perl
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
3 3 (21.43%) C#
4 2 (14.29%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
1 3 (21.43%) Sage
Colchester, Essex
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
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