The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 79 92 88
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 24 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.90% 0.53% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.02% 0.56% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 9
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +55.55%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
PHP Developer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1190 1253 1016
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 94.07% 95.58% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 929 1069 874
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer in the job title across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the Essex region.

PHP Developer Salary Trend in Essex

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the Essex region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

PHP Developer Salary Histogram in Essex

PHP Developer
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the Essex region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leigh-on-Sea - 6 £37,500 - 1
Southend-on-Sea +1 5 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Saffron Walden - 2 £40,000 -
Chelmsford - 1 £37,500 - 1
Rayleigh - 1 £32,500 -
PHP Developer
East of England

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited PHP Developer in their job title 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 with PHP Developer in their job title.

1 25 (100.00%) PHP
2 22 (88.00%) JavaScript
3 21 (84.00%) jQuery
4 18 (72.00%) MySQL
4 18 (72.00%) HTML
5 17 (68.00%) CSS
6 16 (64.00%) MVC
7 15 (60.00%) Symfony
7 15 (60.00%) CakePHP
8 12 (48.00%) CMS
8 12 (48.00%) Laravel
9 11 (44.00%) E-Commerce
9 11 (44.00%) Ajax
10 8 (32.00%) Google
10 8 (32.00%) Git (software)
10 8 (32.00%) LAMP
10 8 (32.00%) EPoS
10 8 (32.00%) Facebook
11 7 (28.00%) User Experience
11 7 (28.00%) SQL
12 6 (24.00%) Marketing
12 6 (24.00%) Grunt
12 6 (24.00%) Time Management
13 5 (20.00%) OO PHP
13 5 (20.00%) Sass
13 5 (20.00%) Backbone.js
13 5 (20.00%) JSON
13 5 (20.00%) PHPUnit
13 5 (20.00%) PHP5
13 5 (20.00%) Scrum

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited PHP Developer in their job title 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 with PHP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (48.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (72.00%) MySQL
2 2 (8.00%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (24.00%) Grunt
3 5 (20.00%) PHPUnit
General
1 6 (24.00%) Marketing
2 5 (20.00%) Law
3 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (84.00%) jQuery
2 18 (72.00%) HTML
3 17 (68.00%) CSS
4 15 (60.00%) Symfony
4 15 (60.00%) CakePHP
5 12 (48.00%) Laravel
6 11 (44.00%) Ajax
7 8 (32.00%) LAMP
8 5 (20.00%) Backbone.js
8 5 (20.00%) Sass
8 5 (20.00%) JSON
8 5 (20.00%) XML
9 1 (4.00%) J2EE
9 1 (4.00%) HTML5
9 1 (4.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) EPoS
2 7 (28.00%) User Experience
3 5 (20.00%) NHS
4 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (4.00%) Photography
5 1 (4.00%) Copywriting
5 1 (4.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) MVC
2 11 (44.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (24.00%) Time Management
4 5 (20.00%) OO PHP
4 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.00%) TDD
4 5 (20.00%) Content Management
4 5 (20.00%) Workflow
4 5 (20.00%) Scrum
5 3 (12.00%) Web Development
6 2 (8.00%) OOP
6 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.00%) Project Planning
7 1 (4.00%) Mobile Development
7 1 (4.00%) API Integration
7 1 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (4.00%) OO
7 1 (4.00%) Project Management
7 1 (4.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) PHP
2 22 (88.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (28.00%) SQL
4 5 (20.00%) PHP5
5 2 (8.00%) Python
5 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (8.00%) Perl
5 2 (8.00%) C
5 2 (8.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Google
1 8 (32.00%) Facebook
2 1 (4.00%) Adobe
Essex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leigh-On-Sea, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25k-50k
Posted: 4 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Waltham Abbey, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Annapurna
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago