The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 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 Essex region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 44 42 39
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing PHP 50 50 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.19% 4.63% 5.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.40% 8.73% 7.83%
Number of salaries quoted 46 40 57
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Programming Languages Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
595 573 766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 49.92% 53.01% 64.81%
Number of salaries quoted 513 491 678
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
PHP
East of England

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 22 July 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 22 July 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
Colchester -14 10 £27,500 +10.00% 1
Chelmsford -1 5 £42,500 +6.25%
Basildon +8 2 £57,500 +64.28%
Brentwood -2 2 £52,500 -
Hockley - 2 £30,000 -
Saffron Walden - 1 £29,000 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £32,500 -
Harlow - 1 £24,000 -
PHP
East of England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 121 (72.46%) .NET
2 113 (67.66%) SQL
3 107 (64.07%) Java
3 107 (64.07%) OO
4 102 (61.08%) Marketing
4 102 (61.08%) Magento
5 100 (59.88%) E-Commerce
6 94 (56.29%) CRM
6 94 (56.29%) Oracle
6 94 (56.29%) SAP
6 94 (56.29%) JD Edwards
6 94 (56.29%) Oracle CRM
7 91 (54.49%) Apple iOS
8 52 (31.14%) CSS
9 48 (28.74%) HTML
10 47 (28.14%) JavaScript
10 47 (28.14%) Finance
11 30 (17.96%) Windows
12 29 (17.37%) SQL Server
13 24 (14.37%) MySQL
14 19 (11.38%) SAN
14 19 (11.38%) Perl
14 19 (11.38%) HTML5
15 18 (10.78%) CSS3
16 17 (10.18%) VB.NET
16 17 (10.18%) Linux
17 16 (9.58%) XML
17 16 (9.58%) Firewall
17 16 (9.58%) jQuery
18 15 (8.98%) C#

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 12 (7.19%) WordPress
2 8 (4.79%) Drupal
3 7 (4.19%) CMS
4 4 (2.40%) Apache
5 3 (1.80%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.80%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.80%) Joomla!
5 3 (1.80%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.20%) PrestaShop
7 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.60%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.60%) IIS
7 1 (0.60%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.60%) Alfresco
Applications
1 8 (4.79%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 102 (61.08%) Magento
2 94 (56.29%) Oracle CRM
3 6 (3.59%) Shopify
4 3 (1.80%) Google Analytics
5 2 (1.20%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.99%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (11.38%) SAN
2 16 (9.58%) Firewall
3 13 (7.78%) DNS
4 5 (2.99%) NAS
5 3 (1.80%) DHCP
5 3 (1.80%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (1.20%) LDAP
7 1 (0.60%) Internet
7 1 (0.60%) FTP
7 1 (0.60%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (17.37%) SQL Server
2 24 (14.37%) MySQL
3 8 (4.79%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (4.19%) Relational Database
4 7 (4.19%) RDBMS
5 5 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (5.39%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (3.59%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.99%) Subversion
4 3 (1.80%) Axure RP
4 3 (1.80%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.20%) Selenium
5 2 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.60%) Dreamweaver
General
1 102 (61.08%) Marketing
2 47 (28.14%) Finance
3 6 (3.59%) Games
4 5 (2.99%) Automotive
5 3 (1.80%) Publishing
6 2 (1.20%) Portuguese Language
6 2 (1.20%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.60%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 61 (36.53%) Developer
2 20 (11.98%) Web Developer
3 16 (9.58%) Analyst
4 13 (7.78%) PHP Developer
5 12 (7.19%) Support Analyst
6 11 (6.59%) Java Developer
7 10 (5.99%) Applications Support Analyst
7 10 (5.99%) Team Leader
7 10 (5.99%) Test Specialist
7 10 (5.99%) Applications Support
8 9 (5.39%) Automation Specialist
8 9 (5.39%) Planning Manager
8 9 (5.39%) Administrator
8 9 (5.39%) Test Manager
8 9 (5.39%) Front-End Developer
8 9 (5.39%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 9 (5.39%) Linux Administrator
8 9 (5.39%) Capacity Planning Manager
9 8 (4.79%) SQL DBA
9 8 (4.79%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (72.46%) .NET
2 52 (31.14%) CSS
3 48 (28.74%) HTML
4 19 (11.38%) HTML5
5 18 (10.78%) CSS3
6 16 (9.58%) XML
6 16 (9.58%) jQuery
7 13 (7.78%) ASP.NET
8 11 (6.59%) LAMP
8 11 (6.59%) Web Services
9 8 (4.79%) SOAP
10 6 (3.59%) .NET Framework
10 6 (3.59%) JSP
10 6 (3.59%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (2.99%) J2EE
11 5 (2.99%) Struts
11 5 (2.99%) Struts2
11 5 (2.99%) Spring
12 4 (2.40%) JSF
12 4 (2.40%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.99%) Mobile App
2 6 (3.59%) Online Games
3 4 (2.40%) AS400
4 3 (1.80%) Social Media
4 3 (1.80%) E-Learning
5 2 (1.20%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.20%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.20%) Kindle
6 1 (0.60%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.60%) Blog
6 1 (0.60%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 91 (54.49%) Apple iOS
2 30 (17.96%) Windows
3 17 (10.18%) Linux
4 11 (6.59%) UNIX
5 10 (5.99%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (5.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (5.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.80%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.20%) CentOS
8 2 (1.20%) Android
8 2 (1.20%) AIX
8 2 (1.20%) HPUX
9 1 (0.60%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.60%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.60%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (64.07%) OO
2 100 (59.88%) E-Commerce
3 94 (56.29%) CRM
4 14 (8.38%) Service Delivery
5 13 (7.78%) Web Development
6 11 (6.59%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (5.99%) Project Management
7 10 (5.99%) MVC
8 9 (5.39%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (5.39%) Capacity Planning
8 9 (5.39%) Test Automation
8 9 (5.39%) Problem Management
8 9 (5.39%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (4.79%) SEO
10 7 (4.19%) Capacity Management
10 7 (4.19%) OOD
10 7 (4.19%) Content Management
11 6 (3.59%) Web Design
11 6 (3.59%) Test Management
12 5 (2.99%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 113 (67.66%) SQL
2 107 (64.07%) Java
3 47 (28.14%) JavaScript
4 19 (11.38%) Perl
5 17 (10.18%) VB.NET
6 15 (8.98%) C#
7 13 (7.78%) Ruby
8 12 (7.19%) VBScript
9 11 (6.59%) Python
10 10 (5.99%) Shell Script
11 9 (5.39%) Bash Shell
11 9 (5.39%) VB
11 9 (5.39%) T-SQL
11 9 (5.39%) Korn
11 9 (5.39%) AWK
12 8 (4.79%) C++
13 4 (2.40%) Jython
13 4 (2.40%) PHP5
14 3 (1.80%) C
14 3 (1.80%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (7.78%) Degree
2 9 (5.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (4.79%) MCDBA
4 1 (0.60%) CCNA
4 1 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.60%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.78%) QA
2 2 (1.20%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (5.39%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.20%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (5.39%) Red Hat Satellite
1 9 (5.39%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 3 (1.80%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 94 (56.29%) Oracle
1 94 (56.29%) SAP
1 94 (56.29%) JD Edwards
2 10 (5.99%) Red Hat
3 9 (5.39%) Citrix
4 8 (4.79%) Microsoft
5 7 (4.19%) VMware
5 7 (4.19%) JBoss
6 6 (3.59%) HP
7 5 (2.99%) Google
8 4 (2.40%) Cisco
8 4 (2.40%) Adobe
9 3 (1.80%) Macromedia
9 3 (1.80%) Zend
10 2 (1.20%) IBM
10 2 (1.20%) BMC
10 2 (1.20%) Sage
10 2 (1.20%) Splunk
11 1 (0.60%) Facebook
11 1 (0.60%) Twitter
Cambridgeshire Essex Hertfordshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary according to experience
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Clacton-on-sea, Essex
Bowens International Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Discretionary Bonus, Pension
Posted: 13 days ago
Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Essex
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago