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

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 44 60 37
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -23
Permanent jobs citing PHP 50 45 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.91% 3.55% 5.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.20% 6.90% 10.69%
Number of salaries quoted 43 31 69
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,439 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+4.11% +1.44%
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
490 652 664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 48.13% 51.46% 49.89%
Number of salaries quoted 422 512 571
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,550 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,346 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.36% -

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 July 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 July 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 +5 26 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Colchester +4 11 £44,000 +17.33% 2
Basildon +9 5 £45,000 -10.00%
Brentwood - 2 - - 1
Chelmsford +10 1 £26,000 -30.66% 3
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 1 July 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 59 (67.82%) HTML
2 56 (64.37%) JavaScript
2 56 (64.37%) CSS
2 56 (64.37%) Web Development
2 56 (64.37%) jQuery
3 53 (60.92%) MVC
4 51 (58.62%) Laravel
5 49 (56.32%) Front End Development
6 47 (54.02%) Ajax
7 44 (50.57%) E-Commerce
7 44 (50.57%) Symfony
8 43 (49.43%) CMS
9 42 (48.28%) CakePHP
10 40 (45.98%) Mobile App
11 33 (37.93%) MySQL
12 19 (21.84%) Linux
13 18 (20.69%) Perl
14 14 (16.09%) Python
15 11 (12.64%) Git (software)
16 10 (11.49%) DevOps
16 10 (11.49%) Publishing
17 9 (10.34%) SQL
17 9 (10.34%) Sass
17 9 (10.34%) HTML5
18 8 (9.20%) Amazon AWS
18 8 (9.20%) CSS3
19 7 (8.05%) Java
19 7 (8.05%) Project Management
19 7 (8.05%) AngularJS
20 6 (6.90%) Magento

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 43 (49.43%) CMS
2 5 (5.75%) WordPress
3 3 (3.45%) Apache
4 2 (2.30%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.15%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.15%) Fireworks
1 1 (1.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (6.90%) Magento
2 2 (2.30%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (37.93%) MySQL
2 4 (4.60%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (12.64%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.15%) Grunt
2 1 (1.15%) gulp
General
1 10 (11.49%) Publishing
2 6 (6.90%) Marketing
3 2 (2.30%) Finance
4 1 (1.15%) Banking
4 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 74 (85.06%) Developer
2 53 (60.92%) PHP Developer
3 47 (54.02%) Web Developer
4 42 (48.28%) PHP Web Developer
5 20 (22.99%) Full Stack Developer
6 15 (17.24%) Full Stack Web Developer
6 15 (17.24%) Senior Developer
6 15 (17.24%) Senior PHP Developer
6 15 (17.24%) Senior PHP Web Developer
6 15 (17.24%) Senior Web Developer
7 10 (11.49%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 8 (9.20%) DevOps Engineer
8 8 (9.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (9.20%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 8 (9.20%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (5.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 5 (5.75%) Java Developer
10 4 (4.60%) HTML Developer
10 4 (4.60%) Junior Developer
10 4 (4.60%) Junior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (67.82%) HTML
2 56 (64.37%) CSS
2 56 (64.37%) jQuery
3 51 (58.62%) Laravel
4 47 (54.02%) Ajax
5 44 (50.57%) Symfony
6 42 (48.28%) CakePHP
7 9 (10.34%) HTML5
7 9 (10.34%) Sass
8 8 (9.20%) CSS3
9 7 (8.05%) AngularJS
10 6 (6.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (5.75%) JSON
11 5 (5.75%) Node.js
11 5 (5.75%) XML
11 5 (5.75%) Yii
12 4 (4.60%) LAMP
12 4 (4.60%) LESS
12 4 (4.60%) Phalcon
13 3 (3.45%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 40 (45.98%) Mobile App
2 5 (5.75%) EPoS
3 4 (4.60%) Driving Licence
3 4 (4.60%) Photography
3 4 (4.60%) User Experience
4 3 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.30%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 19 (21.84%) Linux
2 1 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (64.37%) Web Development
2 53 (60.92%) MVC
3 49 (56.32%) Front End Development
4 44 (50.57%) E-Commerce
5 10 (11.49%) DevOps
6 7 (8.05%) Project Management
7 4 (4.60%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (4.60%) Asset Management
7 4 (4.60%) Email Marketing
7 4 (4.60%) Scrum
8 3 (3.45%) Analytics
8 3 (3.45%) Data Analytics
8 3 (3.45%) Time Management
9 2 (2.30%) Configuration Management
9 2 (2.30%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (2.30%) OOP
9 2 (2.30%) Open Source
9 2 (2.30%) Open Source Development
9 2 (2.30%) SDLC
9 2 (2.30%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 56 (64.37%) JavaScript
2 18 (20.69%) Perl
3 14 (16.09%) Python
4 9 (10.34%) SQL
5 7 (8.05%) Java
6 3 (3.45%) C
7 2 (2.30%) C#
7 2 (2.30%) C++
7 2 (2.30%) Ruby
8 1 (1.15%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.15%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (3.45%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (2.30%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (3.45%) Oracle
1 3 (3.45%) Zend
2 2 (2.30%) Facebook
2 2 (2.30%) Google
3 1 (1.15%) Adobe
Benfleet, Essex
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
Oscar
Posted: 23 hours ago
Essex
Parallel Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Wickford, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £22,053 - £28,136 DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Oscar
Posted: 4 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago