The first table below looks at the demand 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 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Colchester region.

Location
3 months to
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 32 13 19
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +6
Permanent jobs citing PHP 10 19 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 4.74% 10.80% 11.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.99% 15.20% 14.79%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 25
Average salary £27,500 £25,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Programming Languages Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
91 125 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 43.13% 71.02% 77.52%
Number of salaries quoted 82 101 142
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
PHP
Essex

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 14 July 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Colchester

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 13 (81.25%) HTML
1 13 (81.25%) JavaScript
1 13 (81.25%) CSS
2 8 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 7 (43.75%) Perl
4 6 (37.50%) Games
4 6 (37.50%) Marketing
4 6 (37.50%) Web Development
4 6 (37.50%) Online Games
5 5 (31.25%) HTML5
5 5 (31.25%) CSS3
5 5 (31.25%) CMS
5 5 (31.25%) .NET
6 4 (25.00%) SQL
7 3 (18.75%) Photoshop
7 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
7 3 (18.75%) Python
7 3 (18.75%) SEO
7 3 (18.75%) C#
7 3 (18.75%) Web Design
7 3 (18.75%) jQuery
7 3 (18.75%) Umbraco
8 2 (12.50%) Joomla!
8 2 (12.50%) Drupal
8 2 (12.50%) Magento
8 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (12.50%) Sage 200
8 2 (12.50%) REST

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 2 (12.50%) Magento
1 2 (12.50%) Sage 200
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) MySQL
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (37.50%) Games
1 6 (37.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 11 (68.75%) Web Developer
3 3 (18.75%) PHP Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Web Designer
3 3 (18.75%) Designer
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Junior Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (12.50%) PHP Web Developer
4 2 (12.50%) PHP Programmer
4 2 (12.50%) Web Programmer
4 2 (12.50%) Programmer
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Junior
5 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Drupal Developer
5 1 (6.25%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) HTML
1 13 (81.25%) CSS
2 5 (31.25%) .NET
2 5 (31.25%) HTML5
2 5 (31.25%) CSS3
3 3 (18.75%) jQuery
3 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
4 2 (12.50%) Web Services
4 2 (12.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 6 (37.50%) Online Games
3 2 (12.50%) Kindle
4 1 (6.25%) Tandem
4 1 (6.25%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Web Development
2 3 (18.75%) SEO
2 3 (18.75%) Web Design
3 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 2 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) JavaScript
2 7 (43.75%) Perl
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (18.75%) C#
4 3 (18.75%) Python
5 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
6 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 2 (12.50%) Sage
Colchester, Essex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Discretionary Bonus, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago