The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Developer
Rank 60 91 102
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 40 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.65% 1.06% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.76% 1.09% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 34 6 9
Average salary £33,750 £32,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.46% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £30,000 £19,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,250 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
PHP Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1063 1006 1115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 96.99% 96.73% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 940 912 944
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer in the job title across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the Kent region.

PHP Developer Salary Trend in Kent

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the Kent region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

PHP Developer Salary Histogram in Kent

PHP Developer
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the Kent region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(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
Tunbridge Wells - 6 £40,000 -
Canterbury +9 4 £26,000 -17.46%
Westerham - 2 £29,750 - 1
Sevenoaks - 1 £28,500 - 1
Stansted - 1 £32,500 -
PHP Developer
South East

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent region that cited PHP Developer in their job title 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 with PHP Developer in their job title.

1 68 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 68 (100.00%) PHP
2 63 (92.65%) HTML
3 54 (79.41%) CSS
4 47 (69.12%) MySQL
5 45 (66.18%) jQuery
6 38 (55.88%) Git (software)
7 35 (51.47%) Ajax
8 34 (50.00%) XML
9 28 (41.18%) Subversion
10 27 (39.71%) Linux
11 26 (38.24%) Apache
12 24 (35.29%) E-Commerce
12 24 (35.29%) LAMP
12 24 (35.29%) Magento
13 23 (33.82%) HTML5
13 23 (33.82%) CSS3
14 21 (30.88%) Front End Development
15 20 (29.41%) WordPress
15 20 (29.41%) CMS
16 19 (27.94%) SQL
16 19 (27.94%) Web Development
16 19 (27.94%) Degree
17 18 (26.47%) Computer Science
18 14 (20.59%) Responsive Web Design
18 14 (20.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 14 (20.59%) PostgreSQL
19 12 (17.65%) Java
19 12 (17.65%) LAPP Stack
20 11 (16.18%) Agile Software Development

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent region that cited PHP Developer in their job title 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 with PHP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (38.24%) Apache
2 20 (29.41%) CMS
2 20 (29.41%) WordPress
3 6 (8.82%) Joomla!
3 6 (8.82%) nginx
4 2 (2.94%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.47%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (1.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 24 (35.29%) Magento
2 8 (11.76%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.82%) Sage Pay
3 5 (7.35%) GitHub
4 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.18%) Intranet
2 5 (7.35%) LDAP
3 4 (5.88%) DNS
3 4 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (69.12%) MySQL
2 14 (20.59%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (13.24%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.88%) Navicat
4 4 (5.88%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.94%) MariaDB
5 2 (2.94%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 38 (55.88%) Git (software)
2 28 (41.18%) Subversion
3 4 (5.88%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (2.94%) gulp
4 2 (2.94%) JIRA
4 2 (2.94%) PEAR
5 1 (1.47%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (2.94%) Finance
2 1 (1.47%) Automotive
2 1 (1.47%) Games
2 1 (1.47%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (92.65%) HTML
2 54 (79.41%) CSS
3 45 (66.18%) jQuery
4 35 (51.47%) Ajax
5 34 (50.00%) XML
6 24 (35.29%) LAMP
7 23 (33.82%) CSS3
7 23 (33.82%) HTML5
8 14 (20.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 12 (17.65%) LAPP Stack
10 9 (13.24%) JSON
10 9 (13.24%) Web Services
11 8 (11.76%) PhoneGap
11 8 (11.76%) Sass
12 5 (7.35%) Symfony
12 5 (7.35%) XHTML
13 4 (5.88%) CakePHP
13 4 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
13 4 (5.88%) Yii
14 3 (4.41%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.47%) Computer Science
2 8 (11.76%) Algorithms
2 8 (11.76%) Data Structures
2 8 (11.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (39.71%) Linux
2 2 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (35.29%) E-Commerce
2 21 (30.88%) Front End Development
3 19 (27.94%) Web Development
4 14 (20.59%) Responsive Web Design
5 11 (16.18%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (11.76%) Data Protection
6 8 (11.76%) ERP
6 8 (11.76%) Mobile Development
7 7 (10.29%) MVC
7 7 (10.29%) OO
8 6 (8.82%) Time Management
9 5 (7.35%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (7.35%) Content Management
10 4 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
11 3 (4.41%) BDD
11 3 (4.41%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (4.41%) OO PHP
12 2 (2.94%) OOP
12 2 (2.94%) Scrum
12 2 (2.94%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 68 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 68 (100.00%) PHP
2 19 (27.94%) SQL
3 12 (17.65%) Java
4 8 (11.76%) PL/SQL
5 4 (5.88%) Python
5 4 (5.88%) Ruby
6 2 (2.94%) PHP 5
7 1 (1.47%) C
7 1 (1.47%) C++
Qualifications
1 19 (27.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.47%) Cygwin
2 1 (1.47%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 7 (10.29%) Oracle
2 5 (7.35%) Zend
Kent
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Westerham, Kent
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
The Digital Recruitment Firm
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago