The first table below looks at the demand for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 59 32 38
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +6
Permanent jobs citing PHP 41 69 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.69% 6.40% 4.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.97% 10.49% 8.65%
Number of salaries quoted 33 64 30
Average salary £28,500 £32,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.30% -10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £45,000 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Programming Languages Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
588 658 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 52.88% 61.04% 53.40%
Number of salaries quoted 531 562 369
Average salary £40,125 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.31% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
PHP
South East

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

PHP
Salary Trend in Kent

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

PHP Salary Trend in Kent

PHP
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Kent region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Kent

PHP
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 within the Kent region over the 3 months to 11 July 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
Maidstone -13 15 £28,500 +3.63% 1
Dartford - 3 - - 1
Canterbury - 2 £30,000 -
Gravesend - 1 - -
Swanley - 1 £35,000 -
PHP
South East

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 57 (63.33%) JavaScript
2 48 (53.33%) MySQL
3 47 (52.22%) CSS
4 43 (47.78%) HTML
5 34 (37.78%) Linux
6 26 (28.89%) jQuery
7 21 (23.33%) Java
8 19 (21.11%) .NET
9 18 (20.00%) Marketing
10 17 (18.89%) OO
10 17 (18.89%) E-Commerce
11 16 (17.78%) Open Source
12 14 (15.56%) Mobile App
12 14 (15.56%) MVC
12 14 (15.56%) Windows
13 13 (14.44%) OOP
13 13 (14.44%) Git (software)
14 12 (13.33%) SQL
14 12 (13.33%) Advertising
15 11 (12.22%) LAMP
15 11 (12.22%) HTML5
16 10 (11.11%) CodeIgniter
17 9 (10.00%) Joomla!
17 9 (10.00%) Backbone.js
17 9 (10.00%) OO PHP
17 9 (10.00%) Games
17 9 (10.00%) Subversion
17 9 (10.00%) C#
17 9 (10.00%) Intranet
18 8 (8.89%) Oracle

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 9 (10.00%) Joomla!
2 8 (8.89%) Node.js
3 7 (7.78%) Drupal
3 7 (7.78%) CMS
4 6 (6.67%) Apache
4 6 (6.67%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.33%) TYPO3
6 2 (2.22%) IBM Notes
6 2 (2.22%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (1.11%) WordPress
7 1 (1.11%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (3.33%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.22%) MS Office
3 2 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (8.89%) Magento
2 6 (6.67%) Oracle CRM
3 3 (3.33%) WebTrends
3 3 (3.33%) Google Analytics
4 2 (2.22%) nopCommerce
5 1 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.11%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.00%) Intranet
2 5 (5.56%) Internet
3 2 (2.22%) Firewall
3 2 (2.22%) VLAN
3 2 (2.22%) LDAP
3 2 (2.22%) VPN
3 2 (2.22%) DNS
3 2 (2.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (53.33%) MySQL
2 8 (8.89%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.22%) MS Access
3 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.22%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.22%) Big Data
3 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.11%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.11%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.11%) Redis
4 1 (1.11%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 13 (14.44%) Git (software)
2 9 (10.00%) Subversion
3 5 (5.56%) Selenium
3 5 (5.56%) Firebug
3 5 (5.56%) Fiddler
4 4 (4.44%) Maven
5 2 (2.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (20.00%) Marketing
2 12 (13.33%) Advertising
3 9 (10.00%) Games
4 7 (7.78%) Finance
5 5 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (3.33%) Retail
7 2 (2.22%) Banking
8 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 52 (57.78%) Developer
2 23 (25.56%) PHP Developer
3 16 (17.78%) Web Developer
4 12 (13.33%) Analyst
5 11 (12.22%) Programmer
5 11 (12.22%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 8 (8.89%) Junior
6 8 (8.89%) Junior Developer
7 7 (7.78%) Junior PHP Developer
8 6 (6.67%) Junior Programmer
8 6 (6.67%) Junior PHP Programmer
8 6 (6.67%) Web Programmer
8 6 (6.67%) Graduate Programmer
8 6 (6.67%) Graduate PHP Developer
8 6 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (6.67%) PHP Programmer
8 6 (6.67%) .NET Developer
8 6 (6.67%) C# Developer
8 6 (6.67%) Support Analyst
8 6 (6.67%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (52.22%) CSS
2 43 (47.78%) HTML
3 26 (28.89%) jQuery
4 19 (21.11%) .NET
5 11 (12.22%) LAMP
5 11 (12.22%) HTML5
6 10 (11.11%) CodeIgniter
7 9 (10.00%) Backbone.js
8 8 (8.89%) ASP.NET
9 6 (6.67%) YAML
10 5 (5.56%) CSS3
10 5 (5.56%) Ajax
11 4 (4.44%) .NET Framework
11 4 (4.44%) XML
11 4 (4.44%) Laravel
11 4 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (3.33%) J2SE
12 3 (3.33%) J2EE
12 3 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.78%) Open Source
2 14 (15.56%) Mobile App
3 6 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.56%) Life Science
5 3 (3.33%) AS400
6 1 (1.11%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.11%) Social Media
6 1 (1.11%) Copywriting
6 1 (1.11%) Social Network
6 1 (1.11%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 34 (37.78%) Linux
2 14 (15.56%) Windows
3 8 (8.89%) Apple iOS
4 7 (7.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (7.78%) Windows 7
4 7 (7.78%) UNIX
4 7 (7.78%) Solaris
5 6 (6.67%) AIX
6 4 (4.44%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.22%) Android
7 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.11%) CentOS
8 1 (1.11%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (18.89%) OO
1 17 (18.89%) E-Commerce
2 14 (15.56%) MVC
3 13 (14.44%) OOP
4 9 (10.00%) OO PHP
5 8 (8.89%) Web Development
6 7 (7.78%) CRM
7 6 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (6.67%) DevOps
7 6 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
8 5 (5.56%) Web Application Development
8 5 (5.56%) Waterfall
8 5 (5.56%) SEO
9 4 (4.44%) Project Management
9 4 (4.44%) TDD
10 3 (3.33%) Web Design
10 3 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (3.33%) UML
10 3 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 57 (63.33%) JavaScript
2 21 (23.33%) Java
3 12 (13.33%) SQL
4 9 (10.00%) C#
5 7 (7.78%) Perl
6 6 (6.67%) Ruby
7 3 (3.33%) Python
8 2 (2.22%) C++
8 2 (2.22%) C
8 2 (2.22%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.22%) VBScript
9 1 (1.11%) VB
9 1 (1.11%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.11%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.11%) RPG
9 1 (1.11%) PHP5
9 1 (1.11%) ActionScript 2.0
9 1 (1.11%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.11%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 6 (6.67%) Degree
2 2 (2.22%) MCP
2 2 (2.22%) MCSA
2 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.33%) NFS
2 3 (3.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 6 (6.67%) Puppet
2 5 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.22%) OpenView
3 2 (2.22%) Control-M
3 2 (2.22%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 8 (8.89%) Oracle
2 6 (6.67%) SAP
2 6 (6.67%) JBoss
2 6 (6.67%) JD Edwards
3 5 (5.56%) IBM
3 5 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.56%) Red Hat
4 4 (4.44%) VMware
4 4 (4.44%) Google
5 3 (3.33%) Veritas
5 3 (3.33%) Adobe
6 2 (2.22%) Sun
6 2 (2.22%) HP
6 2 (2.22%) Dell
6 2 (2.22%) Lotus
6 2 (2.22%) EPiServer
6 2 (2.22%) Sitecore
6 2 (2.22%) Ektron
7 1 (1.11%) Twitter
7 1 (1.11%) Neolane
Longfield, Kent
Linkpoint Resources
Salary: From £18,000 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Kent
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Package + Training
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Randstad Digital
Posted: 4 days ago
Dartford
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Kent
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago