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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
Rank 63 79 75
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -4
Permanent jobs citing PHP 18 23 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.93% 1.99% 2.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.32% 4.04% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 23
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £23,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,125 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.21% -

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
417 569 581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 44.74% 49.35% 46.22%
Number of salaries quoted 298 445 464
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,498 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £63,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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
Colchester +5 6 £50,000 +194.11%
Southend-on-Sea +5 3 £37,500 -
Brentwood - 1 - -
Chelmsford - 1 £40,000 -
Halstead - 1 £40,000 -
Witham - 1 £30,000 - 1
PHP
East of England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 52 (68.42%) JavaScript
2 45 (59.21%) Web Development
3 41 (53.95%) HTML
4 29 (38.16%) MySQL
5 25 (32.89%) CSS
6 23 (30.26%) Java
7 22 (28.95%) jQuery
8 21 (27.63%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (26.32%) SQL
10 17 (22.37%) Marketing
11 14 (18.42%) E-Commerce
12 13 (17.11%) MVC
12 13 (17.11%) Photoshop
12 13 (17.11%) Linux
12 13 (17.11%) Ajax
12 13 (17.11%) Adobe Illustrator
13 12 (15.79%) WordPress
14 11 (14.47%) Front End Development
14 11 (14.47%) Advertising
14 11 (14.47%) XML
14 11 (14.47%) .NET
15 10 (13.16%) SQL Server
15 10 (13.16%) SDLC
15 10 (13.16%) HTML5
16 9 (11.84%) CSS3
17 8 (10.53%) Apple iOS
17 8 (10.53%) Git (software)
17 8 (10.53%) RESTful
17 8 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
17 8 (10.53%) 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 12 (15.79%) WordPress
2 8 (10.53%) CMS
3 3 (3.95%) Drupal
4 2 (2.63%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.32%) JBoss
Applications
1 13 (17.11%) Adobe Illustrator
1 13 (17.11%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (6.58%) Magento
2 1 (1.32%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.58%) GitHub
1 5 (6.58%) SaaS
2 4 (5.26%) Oracle CX
2 4 (5.26%) PaaS
3 2 (2.63%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.58%) DNS
2 2 (2.63%) Internet
3 1 (1.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (38.16%) MySQL
2 10 (13.16%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.58%) FileMaker
4 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.63%) ActiveReports
5 2 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (2.63%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.32%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.58%) Xcode
3 2 (2.63%) JUnit
4 1 (1.32%) jMock
4 1 (1.32%) Mockito
4 1 (1.32%) Selenium
4 1 (1.32%) Subversion
General
1 17 (22.37%) Marketing
2 11 (14.47%) Advertising
3 6 (7.89%) Finance
4 4 (5.26%) Retail
5 3 (3.95%) Banking
5 3 (3.95%) Games
5 3 (3.95%) Legal
6 1 (1.32%) Automotive
6 1 (1.32%) Back Office
6 1 (1.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 62 (81.58%) Developer
2 31 (40.79%) PHP Developer
3 30 (39.47%) Web Developer
4 19 (25.00%) PHP Web Developer
5 5 (6.58%) .NET Developer
5 5 (6.58%) iOS Developer
5 5 (6.58%) Senior Developer
5 5 (6.58%) Software Developer
6 4 (5.26%) HTML Developer
6 4 (5.26%) Java Developer
6 4 (5.26%) Project Manager
6 4 (5.26%) SQL Developer
6 4 (5.26%) Team Leader
6 4 (5.26%) VB.NET Developer
7 3 (3.95%) PHP Programmer
7 3 (3.95%) Programme Manager
7 3 (3.95%) Programmer
7 3 (3.95%) Senior PHP Developer
7 3 (3.95%) Web Manager
7 3 (3.95%) Web Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (53.95%) HTML
2 25 (32.89%) CSS
3 22 (28.95%) jQuery
4 13 (17.11%) Ajax
5 11 (14.47%) .NET
5 11 (14.47%) XML
6 10 (13.16%) HTML5
7 9 (11.84%) CSS3
8 8 (10.53%) JSON
8 8 (10.53%) RESTful
9 7 (9.21%) AngularJS
10 6 (7.89%) Symfony
10 6 (7.89%) Web Services
11 5 (6.58%) ASP.NET
11 5 (6.58%) Cocoa
11 5 (6.58%) Core Animation
11 5 (6.58%) iOS SDK
11 5 (6.58%) iPhone SDK
11 5 (6.58%) Laravel
11 5 (6.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (6.58%) Animation
1 5 (6.58%) iPhone
2 4 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.95%) Blog
3 3 (3.95%) iPad
3 3 (3.95%) User Experience
4 2 (2.63%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.63%) Internet of Things
4 2 (2.63%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.63%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.11%) Linux
2 8 (10.53%) Apple iOS
3 7 (9.21%) Android
4 5 (6.58%) Unix
5 3 (3.95%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (59.21%) Web Development
2 21 (27.63%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (18.42%) E-Commerce
4 13 (17.11%) MVC
5 11 (14.47%) Front End Development
6 10 (13.16%) SDLC
7 8 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (9.21%) CRM
8 7 (9.21%) iOS Development
8 7 (9.21%) OO
8 7 (9.21%) OOD
8 7 (9.21%) SEO
8 7 (9.21%) TDD
9 6 (7.89%) Scrum
9 6 (7.89%) Web Design
10 5 (6.58%) Business Analysis
10 5 (6.58%) OOA/OOD
10 5 (6.58%) Pair Programming
10 5 (6.58%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (6.58%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 52 (68.42%) JavaScript
2 23 (30.26%) Java
3 20 (26.32%) SQL
4 7 (9.21%) C++
4 7 (9.21%) Python
5 6 (7.89%) Objective-C
6 5 (6.58%) Apple Swift
7 4 (5.26%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.95%) C#
9 2 (2.63%) ActionScript
9 2 (2.63%) C
9 2 (2.63%) Perl
9 2 (2.63%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.32%) PHP 5
10 1 (1.32%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (6.58%) Oracle
2 4 (5.26%) Adobe
2 4 (5.26%) Zend
3 3 (3.95%) Google
4 1 (1.32%) Apple
4 1 (1.32%) Facebook
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.32%) Twitter
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