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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 84 102 81
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 12 5 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.10% 0.44% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% 0.45% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 17
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £35,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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
1030 1108 1027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 94.58% 97.88% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 916 954 877
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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
Tunbridge Wells - 5 £40,000 - 1
Dartford - 2 £26,000 -
Maidstone - 2 £70,000 -
Sittingbourne - 2 £35,000 -
PHP Developer
South East

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 30 (100.00%) PHP
2 23 (76.67%) MySQL
3 20 (66.67%) HTML
4 19 (63.33%) JavaScript
5 18 (60.00%) CSS
5 18 (60.00%) Linux
5 18 (60.00%) jQuery
6 16 (53.33%) Git (software)
6 16 (53.33%) LAMP
7 15 (50.00%) Apache
8 12 (40.00%) Java
8 12 (40.00%) Zend
8 12 (40.00%) Subversion
8 12 (40.00%) Open Source
9 10 (33.33%) Symfony
9 10 (33.33%) Degree
9 10 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (30.00%) OO
10 9 (30.00%) HTML5
10 9 (30.00%) CSS3
11 8 (26.67%) Twitter
11 8 (26.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (26.67%) Marketing
11 8 (26.67%) SQL
12 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (23.33%) MongoDB
12 7 (23.33%) Yii
12 7 (23.33%) PEAR
13 6 (20.00%) Web Development
13 6 (20.00%) Computer Science

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 15 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (3.33%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) HTTP
1 5 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (3.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (76.67%) MySQL
2 10 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (23.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (53.33%) Git (software)
2 12 (40.00%) Subversion
3 7 (23.33%) PEAR
4 4 (13.33%) PHPUnit
4 4 (13.33%) JIRA
General
1 8 (26.67%) Marketing
2 6 (20.00%) Games
3 1 (3.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (66.67%) HTML
2 18 (60.00%) CSS
2 18 (60.00%) jQuery
3 16 (53.33%) LAMP
4 10 (33.33%) Symfony
5 9 (30.00%) HTML5
5 9 (30.00%) CSS3
6 8 (26.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (23.33%) Yii
8 5 (16.67%) Web Services
8 5 (16.67%) XHTML
8 5 (16.67%) Google Maps API
9 4 (13.33%) Laravel
9 4 (13.33%) CodeIgniter
10 2 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
10 2 (6.67%) Kendo UI
11 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
11 1 (3.33%) Backbone.js
11 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
11 1 (3.33%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (16.67%) Social Media
2 5 (16.67%) Data Structures
2 5 (16.67%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Open Source
2 9 (30.00%) OO
3 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.00%) Web Development
4 6 (20.00%) MVC
5 5 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (16.67%) BDD
6 4 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.33%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) PHP
2 19 (63.33%) JavaScript
3 12 (40.00%) Java
4 8 (26.67%) SQL
5 5 (16.67%) Ruby
5 5 (16.67%) Python
6 4 (13.33%) Perl
7 2 (6.67%) PHP5
8 1 (3.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Zend
2 8 (26.67%) Twitter
3 5 (16.67%) Google
3 5 (16.67%) Facebook
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
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