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 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 71 82 78
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 27 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.25% 0.66% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.42% 0.69% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 22 7 10
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,100 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,800 £43,250
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
1115 1161 1056
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 92.76% 95.95% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 855 999 887
Average salary £38,848 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.88% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 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 27 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
Southend-on-Sea +1 7 £37,500 +15.38%
Colchester +6 5 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Leigh-on-Sea - 4 £32,500 -
Saffron Walden - 2 £40,000 -
Waltham Abbey - 2 £47,500 -
Rayleigh - 1 £32,500 -
PHP Developer
East of England

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 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 41 (100.00%) PHP
2 37 (90.24%) JavaScript
3 30 (73.17%) jQuery
4 29 (70.73%) HTML
5 28 (68.29%) CSS
6 27 (65.85%) MVC
6 27 (65.85%) MySQL
7 23 (56.10%) Laravel
8 21 (51.22%) Symfony
8 21 (51.22%) CakePHP
9 19 (46.34%) CMS
9 19 (46.34%) E-Commerce
10 16 (39.02%) LAMP
10 16 (39.02%) Ajax
10 16 (39.02%) Git (software)
11 9 (21.95%) EPoS
11 9 (21.95%) TDD
11 9 (21.95%) Google
11 9 (21.95%) Facebook
12 8 (19.51%) Sass
12 8 (19.51%) Mobile App
12 8 (19.51%) Grunt
12 8 (19.51%) PHPUnit
12 8 (19.51%) User Experience
12 8 (19.51%) Backbone.js
12 8 (19.51%) SQL
13 7 (17.07%) Content Management
13 7 (17.07%) OO PHP
13 7 (17.07%) Time Management
14 6 (14.63%) Workflow

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 19 (46.34%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (65.85%) MySQL
2 2 (4.88%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 16 (39.02%) Git (software)
2 8 (19.51%) PHPUnit
2 8 (19.51%) Grunt
General
1 6 (14.63%) Marketing
2 5 (12.20%) Law
3 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.44%) Advertising
4 1 (2.44%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (73.17%) jQuery
2 29 (70.73%) HTML
3 28 (68.29%) CSS
4 23 (56.10%) Laravel
5 21 (51.22%) Symfony
5 21 (51.22%) CakePHP
6 16 (39.02%) LAMP
6 16 (39.02%) Ajax
7 8 (19.51%) Backbone.js
7 8 (19.51%) Sass
8 5 (12.20%) JSON
8 5 (12.20%) XML
9 2 (4.88%) HTML5
9 2 (4.88%) CSS3
10 1 (2.44%) .NET
10 1 (2.44%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) EPoS
2 8 (19.51%) Mobile App
2 8 (19.51%) User Experience
3 5 (12.20%) NHS
4 1 (2.44%) Photography
4 1 (2.44%) Copywriting
4 1 (2.44%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (65.85%) MVC
2 19 (46.34%) E-Commerce
3 9 (21.95%) TDD
4 7 (17.07%) Content Management
4 7 (17.07%) Time Management
4 7 (17.07%) OO PHP
5 6 (14.63%) OOP
5 6 (14.63%) Workflow
6 5 (12.20%) Scrum
6 5 (12.20%) OO
6 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (9.76%) Web Development
7 4 (9.76%) BDD
8 2 (4.88%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.88%) Project Planning
9 1 (2.44%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (2.44%) CRM
9 1 (2.44%) Project Management
9 1 (2.44%) Web Design
9 1 (2.44%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) PHP
2 37 (90.24%) JavaScript
3 8 (19.51%) SQL
4 5 (12.20%) PHP5
5 2 (4.88%) Python
5 2 (4.88%) Shell Script
5 2 (4.88%) Perl
5 2 (4.88%) C
5 2 (4.88%) C++
6 1 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) Google
1 9 (21.95%) Facebook
2 1 (2.44%) Adobe
Colchester, Essex
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