The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 69 39 57
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +18
Permanent jobs citing PHP 22 53 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.74% 4.55% 3.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.11% 10.02% 5.11%
Number of salaries quoted 16 50 17
Average salary £30,000 £36,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.24% +11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £25,000 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
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
535 529 528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 42.26% 45.41% 59.59%
Number of salaries quoted 425 449 472
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 October 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Essex

PHP
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 within the Essex region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. 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
Hockley - 4 £30,000 -
Southend-on-Sea -8 3 £24,000 -31.42% 1
Saffron Walden - 3 - -
Colchester -12 2 £40,000 +31.14% 1
Basildon +1 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Brentwood -4 1 £85,000 +240.00%
PHP
East of England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 48 (59.26%) .NET
2 45 (55.56%) CSS
3 40 (49.38%) E-Commerce
4 39 (48.15%) JavaScript
5 37 (45.68%) HTML
5 37 (45.68%) OO
6 36 (44.44%) SQL
7 35 (43.21%) Marketing
8 33 (40.74%) Magento
8 33 (40.74%) Java
9 24 (29.63%) Oracle
9 24 (29.63%) SAP
9 24 (29.63%) CRM
9 24 (29.63%) JD Edwards
9 24 (29.63%) Oracle CRM
9 24 (29.63%) Apple iOS
10 19 (23.46%) jQuery
11 18 (22.22%) MySQL
11 18 (22.22%) SQL Server
12 17 (20.99%) VB.NET
13 14 (17.28%) MVC
14 13 (16.05%) SEO
14 13 (16.05%) C#
14 13 (16.05%) ASP.NET
15 12 (14.81%) Web Services
15 12 (14.81%) Finance
15 12 (14.81%) LAMP
15 12 (14.81%) Web Development
15 12 (14.81%) HTML5
16 11 (13.58%) CSS3

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 11 (13.58%) CMS
2 5 (6.17%) WordPress
2 5 (6.17%) PrestaShop
3 4 (4.94%) Drupal
4 3 (3.70%) Apache
4 3 (3.70%) Umbraco
4 3 (3.70%) Node.js
5 2 (2.47%) IIS
6 1 (1.23%) JBoss
6 1 (1.23%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.23%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (9.88%) Photoshop
2 5 (6.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (2.47%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.47%) Fireworks
4 1 (1.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 33 (40.74%) Magento
2 24 (29.63%) Oracle CRM
3 5 (6.17%) Google Analytics
4 4 (4.94%) Sage 200
5 1 (1.23%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.94%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.47%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.17%) FTP
2 4 (4.94%) Firewall
2 4 (4.94%) HTTP
3 1 (1.23%) SAN
3 1 (1.23%) LDAP
3 1 (1.23%) DNS
3 1 (1.23%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (22.22%) MySQL
1 18 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.17%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.94%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (4.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.70%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (8.64%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.17%) Dreamweaver
2 5 (6.17%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (4.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.70%) Subversion
5 2 (2.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 35 (43.21%) Marketing
2 12 (14.81%) Finance
3 4 (4.94%) Automotive
3 4 (4.94%) Games
4 1 (1.23%) Advertising
4 1 (1.23%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 47 (58.02%) Developer
2 17 (20.99%) Web Developer
3 12 (14.81%) PHP Developer
4 8 (9.88%) Web Designer
4 8 (9.88%) Designer
5 5 (6.17%) Test Specialist
5 5 (6.17%) Test Manager
5 5 (6.17%) Digital Marketing Manager
5 5 (6.17%) Marketing Manager
5 5 (6.17%) Automation Specialist
5 5 (6.17%) Content Manager
6 4 (4.94%) Senior Manager
6 4 (4.94%) Analyst
6 4 (4.94%) Project Manager
6 4 (4.94%) Programmer
6 4 (4.94%) Java Developer
7 3 (3.70%) .NET Developer
7 3 (3.70%) VB.NET Developer
7 3 (3.70%) Junior Developer
7 3 (3.70%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (59.26%) .NET
2 45 (55.56%) CSS
3 37 (45.68%) HTML
4 19 (23.46%) jQuery
5 13 (16.05%) ASP.NET
6 12 (14.81%) Web Services
6 12 (14.81%) LAMP
6 12 (14.81%) HTML5
7 11 (13.58%) CSS3
8 10 (12.35%) XML
9 8 (9.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (8.64%) .NET Framework
11 5 (6.17%) SOAP
11 5 (6.17%) Smarty
11 5 (6.17%) Sass
11 5 (6.17%) Backbone.js
12 4 (4.94%) Spring
12 4 (4.94%) Ajax
12 4 (4.94%) Struts2
12 4 (4.94%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.17%) Blog
1 5 (6.17%) Social Media
1 5 (6.17%) Digital Media
2 4 (4.94%) Mobile App
2 4 (4.94%) Online Games
3 3 (3.70%) AS400
3 3 (3.70%) Visualisation
3 3 (3.70%) Life Science
3 3 (3.70%) User Experience
3 3 (3.70%) Kindle
3 3 (3.70%) Open Source
4 2 (2.47%) Social Network
5 1 (1.23%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.23%) Photography
5 1 (1.23%) Copywriting
5 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (29.63%) Apple iOS
2 8 (9.88%) Windows
3 6 (7.41%) Linux
4 2 (2.47%) CentOS
4 2 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.23%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.23%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.23%) Fedora
5 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (49.38%) E-Commerce
2 37 (45.68%) OO
3 24 (29.63%) CRM
4 14 (17.28%) MVC
5 13 (16.05%) SEO
6 12 (14.81%) Web Development
7 5 (6.17%) Web Design
7 5 (6.17%) Workflow
7 5 (6.17%) Risk Management
7 5 (6.17%) Test Automation
7 5 (6.17%) Email Marketing
7 5 (6.17%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (6.17%) Content Management
7 5 (6.17%) OO PHP
7 5 (6.17%) Analytics
7 5 (6.17%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (6.17%) Change Control
8 4 (4.94%) Test Management
8 4 (4.94%) OOP
9 3 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (48.15%) JavaScript
2 36 (44.44%) SQL
3 33 (40.74%) Java
4 17 (20.99%) VB.NET
5 13 (16.05%) C#
6 7 (8.64%) VB
6 7 (8.64%) Perl
7 6 (7.41%) VBScript
8 5 (6.17%) T-SQL
8 5 (6.17%) C++
8 5 (6.17%) PHP5
9 4 (4.94%) Python
10 3 (3.70%) AWK
10 3 (3.70%) Shell Script
10 3 (3.70%) Korn
10 3 (3.70%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.23%) C
11 1 (1.23%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 5 (6.17%) Degree
2 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.23%) MCSE
3 1 (1.23%) MCDBA
3 1 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.23%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.70%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.47%) QA
3 1 (1.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.70%) Red Hat Satellite
1 3 (3.70%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 24 (29.63%) Oracle
1 24 (29.63%) SAP
1 24 (29.63%) JD Edwards
2 8 (9.88%) Adobe
2 8 (9.88%) Twitter
3 7 (8.64%) Facebook
3 7 (8.64%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.17%) Google
5 4 (4.94%) Red Hat
5 4 (4.94%) Sage
6 3 (3.70%) Zend
7 2 (2.47%) HP
8 1 (1.23%) Macromedia
8 1 (1.23%) Cisco
8 1 (1.23%) IBM
8 1 (1.23%) VMware
8 1 (1.23%) Splunk
Chelmsford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 12 hours ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary Package + Bonus
Posted: 26 days ago