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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 75 90 53
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 17 19 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.77% 1.54% 3.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.87% 1.60% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 15 19 40
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £20,500 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £41,200 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +3.17%
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
909 1184 1164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 94.79% 96.26% 94.10%
Number of salaries quoted 821 968 981
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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
Canterbury -8 8 £35,000 +11.11% 1
Maidstone +28 2 £40,000 +33.33% 4
Dartford - 2 £25,500 - 2
Tunbridge Wells - 1 - -
PHP Developer
South East

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 26 (100.00%) PHP
2 23 (88.46%) HTML
3 20 (76.92%) JavaScript
4 18 (69.23%) CSS
5 17 (65.38%) MySQL
5 17 (65.38%) jQuery
6 15 (57.69%) Marketing
7 12 (46.15%) Git (software)
7 12 (46.15%) Open Source
8 11 (42.31%) Linux
8 11 (42.31%) Apache
8 11 (42.31%) HTML5
8 11 (42.31%) Social Media
8 11 (42.31%) Symfony
8 11 (42.31%) Zend
9 9 (34.62%) OO
9 9 (34.62%) LAMP
9 9 (34.62%) Laravel
10 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (26.92%) SQL
12 6 (23.08%) XHTML
12 6 (23.08%) HTTP
12 6 (23.08%) Subversion
12 6 (23.08%) Internet
12 6 (23.08%) Web Development
12 6 (23.08%) Yii
12 6 (23.08%) Node.js
12 6 (23.08%) CSS3
13 5 (19.23%) Games
13 5 (19.23%) MVC

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 11 (42.31%) Apache
2 6 (23.08%) Node.js
3 1 (3.85%) Joomla!
3 1 (3.85%) Drupal
3 1 (3.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) HTTP
1 6 (23.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (65.38%) MySQL
2 4 (15.38%) MongoDB
3 3 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.85%) MariaDB
4 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (46.15%) Git (software)
2 6 (23.08%) Subversion
3 4 (15.38%) JIRA
3 4 (15.38%) PEAR
3 4 (15.38%) PHPUnit
General
1 15 (57.69%) Marketing
2 5 (19.23%) Advertising
2 5 (19.23%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (88.46%) HTML
2 18 (69.23%) CSS
3 17 (65.38%) jQuery
4 11 (42.31%) Symfony
4 11 (42.31%) HTML5
5 9 (34.62%) LAMP
5 9 (34.62%) Laravel
6 6 (23.08%) XHTML
6 6 (23.08%) Yii
6 6 (23.08%) CSS3
7 5 (19.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (15.38%) CodeIgniter
8 4 (15.38%) Google Maps API
9 2 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (3.85%) JSON
10 1 (3.85%) Ajax
10 1 (3.85%) XML
10 1 (3.85%) DOM
10 1 (3.85%) Kohana
10 1 (3.85%) Sphinx
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) Open Source
2 11 (42.31%) Social Media
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) OO
2 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (23.08%) Web Development
4 5 (19.23%) MVC
5 4 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
5 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (15.38%) BDD
6 2 (7.69%) CRM
7 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.85%) Content Management
7 1 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (3.85%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) PHP
2 20 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 7 (26.92%) SQL
4 5 (19.23%) Java
5 3 (11.54%) Python
5 3 (11.54%) Ruby
6 2 (7.69%) Perl
7 1 (3.85%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Zend
2 5 (19.23%) Twitter
3 4 (15.38%) Facebook
3 4 (15.38%) Google
4 1 (3.85%) Adobe
Canterbury, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Commercial Services Trading Ltd T/A Connect2Staff
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Dartford
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago