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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 54 44 52
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Permanent jobs citing PHP 33 48 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.04% 4.40% 3.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.67% 9.78% 6.14%
Number of salaries quoted 24 45 23
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £23,500 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £45,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
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
495 491 570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 45.66% 45.05% 58.82%
Number of salaries quoted 400 430 505
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 18 September 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 18 September 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 - 5 £30,000 -
Colchester -17 4 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Saffron Walden - 4 £29,000 -
Basildon -1 2 £55,000 +37.50%
Chelmsford -1 1 £39,450 -1.37%
Southend-on-Sea -6 1 £26,000 -25.71%
Brentwood - 1 £85,000 -
PHP
East of England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 84 (70.59%) .NET
2 72 (60.50%) SQL
3 69 (57.98%) Java
4 68 (57.14%) E-Commerce
5 67 (56.30%) OO
6 65 (54.62%) Marketing
7 63 (52.94%) Magento
8 55 (46.22%) Apple iOS
8 55 (46.22%) CRM
8 55 (46.22%) Oracle
8 55 (46.22%) SAP
8 55 (46.22%) JD Edwards
8 55 (46.22%) Oracle CRM
9 47 (39.50%) CSS
10 42 (35.29%) JavaScript
11 41 (34.45%) HTML
12 29 (24.37%) Finance
13 27 (22.69%) SQL Server
14 24 (20.17%) MySQL
15 18 (15.13%) VB.NET
15 18 (15.13%) Windows
16 17 (14.29%) jQuery
17 15 (12.61%) Linux
17 15 (12.61%) C#
18 14 (11.76%) ASP.NET
18 14 (11.76%) XML
18 14 (11.76%) SEO
18 14 (11.76%) HTML5
19 13 (10.92%) CSS3
19 13 (10.92%) Perl

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 10 (8.40%) CMS
2 7 (5.88%) Drupal
3 5 (4.20%) PrestaShop
3 5 (4.20%) WordPress
4 4 (3.36%) Apache
5 3 (2.52%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.52%) Umbraco
5 3 (2.52%) Node.js
6 2 (1.68%) Joomla!
6 2 (1.68%) IIS
6 2 (1.68%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.84%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (6.72%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 63 (52.94%) Magento
2 55 (46.22%) Oracle CRM
3 6 (5.04%) Google Analytics
4 3 (2.52%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.40%) Firewall
2 8 (6.72%) SAN
3 6 (5.04%) DNS
4 5 (4.20%) FTP
4 5 (4.20%) NAS
5 4 (3.36%) HTTP
6 2 (1.68%) LDAP
6 2 (1.68%) DHCP
7 1 (0.84%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (22.69%) SQL Server
2 24 (20.17%) MySQL
3 7 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (4.20%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.20%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.52%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.68%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (5.04%) Visual Studio
1 6 (5.04%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (4.20%) Dreamweaver
2 5 (4.20%) Subversion
3 4 (3.36%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.68%) Selenium
General
1 65 (54.62%) Marketing
2 29 (24.37%) Finance
3 5 (4.20%) Automotive
4 4 (3.36%) Games
5 2 (1.68%) Portuguese Language
5 2 (1.68%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.84%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 50 (42.02%) Developer
2 20 (16.81%) Web Developer
3 11 (9.24%) PHP Developer
4 8 (6.72%) Designer
4 8 (6.72%) Analyst
4 8 (6.72%) Test Manager
4 8 (6.72%) Web Designer
5 7 (5.88%) Java Developer
5 7 (5.88%) Administrator
5 7 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
6 6 (5.04%) Test Specialist
6 6 (5.04%) Automation Specialist
7 5 (4.20%) Software Developer
7 5 (4.20%) Architect
7 5 (4.20%) Project Manager
7 5 (4.20%) Senior Manager
7 5 (4.20%) DBA
7 5 (4.20%) Programmer
7 5 (4.20%) Support Analyst
7 5 (4.20%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (70.59%) .NET
2 47 (39.50%) CSS
3 41 (34.45%) HTML
4 17 (14.29%) jQuery
5 14 (11.76%) ASP.NET
5 14 (11.76%) XML
5 14 (11.76%) HTML5
6 13 (10.92%) CSS3
7 12 (10.08%) Web Services
7 12 (10.08%) LAMP
8 7 (5.88%) SOAP
8 7 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (5.88%) .NET Framework
9 5 (4.20%) REST
9 5 (4.20%) JSP
9 5 (4.20%) Struts
9 5 (4.20%) Struts2
9 5 (4.20%) Smarty
9 5 (4.20%) Spring
10 4 (3.36%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.04%) Mobile App
2 5 (4.20%) Social Media
2 5 (4.20%) Digital Media
2 5 (4.20%) Blog
3 4 (3.36%) Online Games
3 4 (3.36%) AS400
4 3 (2.52%) E-Learning
4 3 (2.52%) Visualisation
4 3 (2.52%) Open Source
4 3 (2.52%) Kindle
4 3 (2.52%) Life Science
4 3 (2.52%) User Experience
5 2 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.68%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.84%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.84%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.84%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 55 (46.22%) Apple iOS
2 18 (15.13%) Windows
3 15 (12.61%) Linux
4 4 (3.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (2.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.68%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (1.68%) Android
6 2 (1.68%) CentOS
6 2 (1.68%) UNIX
7 1 (0.84%) Fedora
7 1 (0.84%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.84%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (57.14%) E-Commerce
2 67 (56.30%) OO
3 55 (46.22%) CRM
4 14 (11.76%) SEO
5 12 (10.08%) MVC
5 12 (10.08%) Web Development
6 11 (9.24%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (7.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (7.56%) Web Design
7 9 (7.56%) Service Delivery
8 7 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (5.88%) Project Management
9 6 (5.04%) Test Automation
9 6 (5.04%) Analytics
10 5 (4.20%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (4.20%) Migration
10 5 (4.20%) Risk Management
10 5 (4.20%) Workflow
10 5 (4.20%) OOP
10 5 (4.20%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 72 (60.50%) SQL
2 69 (57.98%) Java
3 42 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 18 (15.13%) VB.NET
5 15 (12.61%) C#
6 13 (10.92%) Perl
7 11 (9.24%) Python
8 9 (7.56%) VBScript
9 8 (6.72%) VB
9 8 (6.72%) C++
10 7 (5.88%) AWK
10 7 (5.88%) Shell Script
10 7 (5.88%) Bash Shell
10 7 (5.88%) Korn
11 6 (5.04%) T-SQL
12 5 (4.20%) PHP5
13 3 (2.52%) C
14 2 (1.68%) Ruby
14 2 (1.68%) VBA
14 2 (1.68%) Jython
Qualifications
1 9 (7.56%) Degree
2 6 (5.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (4.20%) MCDBA
4 1 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.84%) CCNA
4 1 (0.84%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.72%) QA
2 3 (2.52%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.84%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (4.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (5.88%) Red Hat Satellite
1 7 (5.88%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 2 (1.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 55 (46.22%) Oracle
1 55 (46.22%) SAP
1 55 (46.22%) JD Edwards
2 10 (8.40%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.72%) Adobe
3 8 (6.72%) Red Hat
3 8 (6.72%) Twitter
4 6 (5.04%) Google
5 5 (4.20%) Facebook
5 5 (4.20%) VMware
6 4 (3.36%) HP
7 3 (2.52%) Sage
7 3 (2.52%) Citrix
7 3 (2.52%) Macromedia
7 3 (2.52%) Zend
8 2 (1.68%) Splunk
8 2 (1.68%) JBoss
8 2 (1.68%) IBM
9 1 (0.84%) Cisco
Braintree, Essex
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridgeshire Essex Hertfordshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary according to experience
Posted: 17 days ago