The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 38 59 29
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -30
Permanent jobs citing PHP 55 46 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 5.72% 3.65% 7.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.58% 7.34% 14.58%
Number of salaries quoted 50 32 103
Median salary £44,000 £33,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -30.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £77,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
PHP
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Programming Languages Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
475 627 734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 49.38% 49.72% 50.76%
Number of salaries quoted 414 494 630
Median salary £44,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

PHP
Salary Trend in Essex

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

PHP Salary Trend in Essex

PHP
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Essex region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

PHP Salary Histogram in Essex

PHP
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Essex region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southend-on-Sea +10 28 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Colchester +6 15 £44,000 +25.71% 4
Basildon +11 6 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Brentwood - 2 - - 1
Chelmsford +10 1 £26,000 -30.66%
Leigh-on-Sea -2 1 £32,500 -13.33%
PHP
East of England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Essex region with a requirement for PHP.

1 51 (64.56%) HTML
1 51 (64.56%) JavaScript
2 50 (63.29%) MVC
3 48 (60.76%) CSS
4 47 (59.49%) Web Development
4 47 (59.49%) jQuery
5 44 (55.70%) Front End Development
6 43 (54.43%) Laravel
7 42 (53.16%) Ajax
8 40 (50.63%) Symfony
9 39 (49.37%) CMS
10 38 (48.10%) CakePHP
11 37 (46.84%) E-Commerce
12 36 (45.57%) Mobile App
13 31 (39.24%) MySQL
14 19 (24.05%) Perl
15 18 (22.78%) Linux
16 15 (18.99%) Python
17 10 (12.66%) DevOps
17 10 (12.66%) Publishing
18 8 (10.13%) SQL
18 8 (10.13%) Java
18 8 (10.13%) Amazon AWS
18 8 (10.13%) Git (software)
19 7 (8.86%) AngularJS
19 7 (8.86%) Project Management
20 6 (7.59%) XML
20 6 (7.59%) SQL Server
20 6 (7.59%) Marketing
21 5 (6.33%) JSON

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 39 (49.37%) CMS
2 5 (6.33%) Node.js
3 4 (5.06%) WordPress
4 3 (3.80%) Apache
5 2 (2.53%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.27%) Drupal
6 1 (1.27%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.27%) Fireworks
1 1 (1.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Magento
1 2 (2.53%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.27%) Internet
1 1 (1.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (39.24%) MySQL
2 6 (7.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (10.13%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.27%) Grunt
2 1 (1.27%) gulp
General
1 10 (12.66%) Publishing
2 6 (7.59%) Marketing
3 3 (3.80%) Finance
4 1 (1.27%) Banking
4 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 65 (82.28%) Developer
2 47 (59.49%) PHP Developer
3 38 (48.10%) Web Developer
4 36 (45.57%) PHP Web Developer
5 15 (18.99%) Full Stack Developer
5 15 (18.99%) Senior Developer
5 15 (18.99%) Senior PHP Developer
5 15 (18.99%) Senior PHP Web Developer
5 15 (18.99%) Senior Web Developer
6 10 (12.66%) Full Stack Web Developer
6 10 (12.66%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 8 (10.13%) DevOps Engineer
7 8 (10.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (10.13%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 8 (10.13%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (7.59%) Java Developer
9 3 (3.80%) HTML Developer
9 3 (3.80%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Linux Specialist
9 3 (3.80%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (64.56%) HTML
2 48 (60.76%) CSS
3 47 (59.49%) jQuery
4 43 (54.43%) Laravel
5 42 (53.16%) Ajax
6 40 (50.63%) Symfony
7 38 (48.10%) CakePHP
8 7 (8.86%) AngularJS
9 6 (7.59%) XML
10 5 (6.33%) CSS3
10 5 (6.33%) HTML5
10 5 (6.33%) JSON
10 5 (6.33%) Sass
10 5 (6.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (5.06%) J2EE
11 4 (5.06%) LAMP
11 4 (5.06%) LESS
11 4 (5.06%) Phalcon
11 4 (5.06%) Swing
11 4 (5.06%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 36 (45.57%) Mobile App
2 5 (6.33%) EPoS
3 4 (5.06%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.06%) Driving Licence
3 4 (5.06%) Photography
3 4 (5.06%) User Experience
4 2 (2.53%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 18 (22.78%) Linux
2 2 (2.53%) Windows
3 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.27%) Unix
3 1 (1.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (63.29%) MVC
2 47 (59.49%) Web Development
3 44 (55.70%) Front End Development
4 37 (46.84%) E-Commerce
5 10 (12.66%) DevOps
6 7 (8.86%) Project Management
7 4 (5.06%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (5.06%) Analytics
7 4 (5.06%) Asset Management
7 4 (5.06%) Data Analytics
7 4 (5.06%) Email Marketing
7 4 (5.06%) Scrum
8 3 (3.80%) Time Management
9 2 (2.53%) Configuration Management
9 2 (2.53%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (2.53%) OOP
9 2 (2.53%) Open Source
9 2 (2.53%) Open Source Development
9 2 (2.53%) SDLC
9 2 (2.53%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 51 (64.56%) JavaScript
2 19 (24.05%) Perl
3 15 (18.99%) Python
4 8 (10.13%) Java
4 8 (10.13%) SQL
5 3 (3.80%) C
6 2 (2.53%) C#
6 2 (2.53%) C++
6 2 (2.53%) Ruby
7 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (5.06%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (2.53%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (6.33%) Oracle
2 2 (2.53%) Facebook
2 2 (2.53%) Google
2 2 (2.53%) Zend
3 1 (1.27%) Adobe
Braintree, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £22000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wickford, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wickford, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £16000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Colchester
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £27,000 - £28,000 + Company Bonus Scheme
Posted: 21 days ago