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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 40 54 59
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +5
Permanent jobs citing PHP 48 45 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.71% 3.49% 2.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.32% 7.43% 6.01%
Number of salaries quoted 32 38 22
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,700 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +7.46%
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
465 606 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 45.63% 46.94% 45.26%
Number of salaries quoted 363 465 413
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -2 10 £30,000 +20.00%
Colchester -5 8 £65,000 +36.84%
Purfleet - 7 £23,000 -
Leigh-on-Sea -1 6 - - 1
Basildon +10 3 £25,000 -35.06%
Saffron Walden - 2 £45,000 -
Brentwood - 1 - - 2
Chelmsford - 1 £35,000 - 4
PHP
East of England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 68 (69.39%) JavaScript
2 61 (62.24%) HTML
3 60 (61.22%) Web Development
4 57 (58.16%) CSS
5 50 (51.02%) jQuery
6 42 (42.86%) MVC
6 42 (42.86%) Laravel
7 41 (41.84%) Ajax
8 38 (38.78%) Front End Development
9 37 (37.76%) CMS
10 33 (33.67%) E-Commerce
11 30 (30.61%) Symfony
12 29 (29.59%) CakePHP
13 28 (28.57%) Mobile App
14 26 (26.53%) MySQL
15 17 (17.35%) Linux
16 15 (15.31%) Marketing
17 12 (12.24%) Python
17 12 (12.24%) Perl
17 12 (12.24%) SQL
18 11 (11.22%) Git (software)
19 10 (10.20%) Magento
19 10 (10.20%) DevOps
19 10 (10.20%) Java
19 10 (10.20%) Publishing
19 10 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
20 9 (9.18%) XML
21 8 (8.16%) Joomla!
21 8 (8.16%) SDLC
21 8 (8.16%) Amazon AWS

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 37 (37.76%) CMS
2 8 (8.16%) Joomla!
3 4 (4.08%) WordPress
4 1 (1.02%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (7.14%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (6.12%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 10 (10.20%) Magento
2 4 (4.08%) BigMachines
2 4 (4.08%) Eloqua
3 2 (2.04%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.08%) Oracle CX
3 2 (2.04%) SaaS
4 1 (1.02%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (26.53%) MySQL
2 6 (6.12%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.06%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (3.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (3.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.04%) ActiveReports
4 2 (2.04%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.02%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (11.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.02%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.02%) Xcode
General
1 15 (15.31%) Marketing
2 10 (10.20%) Publishing
3 2 (2.04%) Finance
4 1 (1.02%) Advertising
4 1 (1.02%) Retail
Job Titles
1 72 (73.47%) Developer
2 52 (53.06%) PHP Developer
3 47 (47.96%) Web Developer
4 40 (40.82%) PHP Web Developer
5 23 (23.47%) Full Stack Developer
6 20 (20.41%) Full Stack Web Developer
7 10 (10.20%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 9 (9.18%) Senior Developer
8 9 (9.18%) Senior PHP Developer
8 9 (9.18%) Senior PHP Web Developer
8 9 (9.18%) Senior Web Developer
9 8 (8.16%) DevOps Engineer
9 8 (8.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (8.16%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 8 (8.16%) Linux Engineer
10 7 (7.14%) Marketing Executive
10 7 (7.14%) Web Content Executive
10 7 (7.14%) Web Marketing Executive
11 5 (5.10%) HTML Developer
12 4 (4.08%) PHP Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (62.24%) HTML
2 57 (58.16%) CSS
3 50 (51.02%) jQuery
4 42 (42.86%) Laravel
5 41 (41.84%) Ajax
6 30 (30.61%) Symfony
7 29 (29.59%) CakePHP
8 9 (9.18%) XML
9 7 (7.14%) .NET
9 7 (7.14%) Sass
10 6 (6.12%) AngularJS
10 6 (6.12%) HTML5
11 5 (5.10%) ASP.NET
11 5 (5.10%) CSS3
11 5 (5.10%) Yii
12 4 (4.08%) CodeIgniter
12 4 (4.08%) JSON
12 4 (4.08%) Middleware
12 4 (4.08%) Phalcon
12 4 (4.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 28 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 4 (4.08%) Driving Licence
2 4 (4.08%) EPoS
2 4 (4.08%) Photography
2 4 (4.08%) User Experience
3 3 (3.06%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.06%) Data Extraction
4 2 (2.04%) Internet of Things
4 2 (2.04%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.02%) Animation
5 1 (1.02%) iPhone
5 1 (1.02%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 17 (17.35%) Linux
2 2 (2.04%) Windows
3 1 (1.02%) Android
3 1 (1.02%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.02%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (61.22%) Web Development
2 42 (42.86%) MVC
3 38 (38.78%) Front End Development
4 33 (33.67%) E-Commerce
5 10 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (10.20%) DevOps
6 8 (8.16%) SDLC
7 7 (7.14%) Line Management
7 7 (7.14%) Marketing Strategy
7 7 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (5.10%) Presales
8 5 (5.10%) Waterfall
9 4 (4.08%) Asset Management
9 4 (4.08%) Email Marketing
9 4 (4.08%) Marketing Automation
9 4 (4.08%) OOD
9 4 (4.08%) Order to Cash
9 4 (4.08%) Performance Optimisation
9 4 (4.08%) Project Management
9 4 (4.08%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 68 (69.39%) JavaScript
2 12 (12.24%) Perl
2 12 (12.24%) Python
2 12 (12.24%) SQL
3 10 (10.20%) Java
4 5 (5.10%) C#
4 5 (5.10%) C++
5 3 (3.06%) C
5 3 (3.06%) Ruby
5 3 (3.06%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.04%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.02%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.02%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.02%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (4.08%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (5.10%) Oracle
2 4 (4.08%) Siebel
3 2 (2.04%) Adobe
3 2 (2.04%) Facebook
3 2 (2.04%) Google
3 2 (2.04%) Zend
4 1 (1.02%) Microsoft
Leigh-On-Sea, Essex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Witham, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 32k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Xcede
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Braintree, Essex
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £28k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
greywood
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Chelmsford
Pro-Quest
Salary: 30000-32000 Per Annum + bonus + great hols + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Brentwood
Montash Associates
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Brentwood
Montash Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago