The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 58 46 37
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -9
Permanent jobs citing PHP 39 50 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.80% 4.50% 5.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.57% 7.54% 9.50%
Number of salaries quoted 27 45 38
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -24.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,500 £19,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £46,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
PHP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Programming Languages Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
515 663 463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 50.19% 59.73% 54.66%
Number of salaries quoted 448 563 407
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -12 11 £28,500 -5.00% 1
Dartford - 5 £30,750 - 1
Canterbury -4 2 £30,000 -4.76%
Gravesend - 1 - -
Sandwich - 1 £60,000 -
PHP
South East

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 53 (63.86%) JavaScript
2 49 (59.04%) MySQL
3 42 (50.60%) CSS
4 40 (48.19%) HTML
5 31 (37.35%) Linux
6 25 (30.12%) Java
7 21 (25.30%) jQuery
8 20 (24.10%) .NET
8 20 (24.10%) E-Commerce
9 19 (22.89%) Marketing
10 14 (16.87%) OOP
10 14 (16.87%) OO
10 14 (16.87%) Open Source
11 13 (15.66%) Windows
11 13 (15.66%) SQL
12 12 (14.46%) Advertising
12 12 (14.46%) MVC
12 12 (14.46%) HTML5
13 11 (13.25%) Git (software)
14 10 (12.05%) Games
14 10 (12.05%) C#
14 10 (12.05%) Oracle
14 10 (12.05%) XML
14 10 (12.05%) Apache
15 9 (10.84%) Solaris
15 9 (10.84%) ASP.NET
15 9 (10.84%) UNIX
15 9 (10.84%) SQL Server
15 9 (10.84%) Perl
15 9 (10.84%) Red Hat

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 10 (12.05%) Apache
2 9 (10.84%) Joomla!
3 8 (9.64%) Tomcat
4 7 (8.43%) CMS
5 6 (7.23%) Drupal
6 5 (6.02%) Node.js
7 3 (3.61%) TYPO3
8 2 (2.41%) IBM Notes
8 2 (2.41%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (2.41%) nginx
9 1 (1.20%) OpenStack
9 1 (1.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (4.82%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.61%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (3.61%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.41%) MS Office
3 2 (2.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (10.84%) Magento
2 6 (7.23%) Oracle CRM
3 3 (3.61%) WebTrends
3 3 (3.61%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.20%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.20%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.43%) Intranet
1 7 (8.43%) Internet
2 6 (7.23%) SAN
2 6 (7.23%) DNS
2 6 (7.23%) Firewall
2 6 (7.23%) VLAN
3 4 (4.82%) LDAP
3 4 (4.82%) VPN
4 2 (2.41%) VRRP
4 2 (2.41%) SMTP
4 2 (2.41%) HTTP
4 2 (2.41%) SSL
4 2 (2.41%) iSCSI
4 2 (2.41%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (59.04%) MySQL
2 9 (10.84%) SQL Server
3 6 (7.23%) MongoDB
4 5 (6.02%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.41%) MS Access
5 2 (2.41%) Big Data
5 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.20%) Pentaho
6 1 (1.20%) Redis
6 1 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 11 (13.25%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.43%) Subversion
3 4 (4.82%) Maven
3 4 (4.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (3.61%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.61%) Selenium
4 3 (3.61%) Firebug
4 3 (3.61%) Fiddler
General
1 19 (22.89%) Marketing
2 12 (14.46%) Advertising
3 10 (12.05%) Games
4 8 (9.64%) Finance
5 4 (4.82%) Banking
6 3 (3.61%) Retail
7 1 (1.20%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.20%) Legal
7 1 (1.20%) Publishing
7 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (55.42%) Developer
2 20 (24.10%) Web Developer
3 16 (19.28%) PHP Developer
4 11 (13.25%) Analyst
5 8 (9.64%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 7 (8.43%) Support Analyst
7 5 (6.02%) Programmer
7 5 (6.02%) C# Developer
7 5 (6.02%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (6.02%) Software Support Analyst
8 4 (4.82%) Technical Leader
8 4 (4.82%) Drupal Developer
8 4 (4.82%) .NET Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Team Leader
8 4 (4.82%) PHP Web Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Software Developer
9 3 (3.61%) Technical Consultant
9 3 (3.61%) Consultant
9 3 (3.61%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.61%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (50.60%) CSS
2 40 (48.19%) HTML
3 21 (25.30%) jQuery
4 20 (24.10%) .NET
5 12 (14.46%) HTML5
6 10 (12.05%) XML
7 9 (10.84%) JSON
7 9 (10.84%) ASP.NET
8 8 (9.64%) Laravel
8 8 (9.64%) YAML
8 8 (9.64%) CodeIgniter
8 8 (9.64%) LAMP
9 7 (8.43%) Web Services
9 7 (8.43%) CakePHP
10 6 (7.23%) Backbone.js
11 5 (6.02%) CSS3
11 5 (6.02%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (4.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 4 (4.82%) Ajax
12 4 (4.82%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.87%) Open Source
2 5 (6.02%) Mobile App
2 5 (6.02%) Social Network
3 4 (4.82%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.61%) AS400
5 2 (2.41%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.20%) Copywriting
6 1 (1.20%) Xbox
6 1 (1.20%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 31 (37.35%) Linux
2 13 (15.66%) Windows
3 9 (10.84%) UNIX
3 9 (10.84%) Solaris
3 9 (10.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (10.84%) Apple iOS
4 8 (9.64%) AIX
5 5 (6.02%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.61%) Windows 8
6 3 (3.61%) Android
6 3 (3.61%) CentOS
7 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.41%) FreeBSD
7 2 (2.41%) SELinux
7 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.41%) Debian
7 2 (2.41%) OpenBSD
7 2 (2.41%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.20%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (24.10%) E-Commerce
2 14 (16.87%) OOP
2 14 (16.87%) OO
3 12 (14.46%) MVC
4 8 (9.64%) Unit Testing
4 8 (9.64%) DevOps
5 7 (8.43%) Web Development
5 7 (8.43%) CRM
6 6 (7.23%) SEO
6 6 (7.23%) Load Balancing
6 6 (7.23%) OO PHP
6 6 (7.23%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (6.02%) Web Application Development
7 5 (6.02%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (4.82%) Project Management
8 4 (4.82%) TDD
9 3 (3.61%) Pay per click
9 3 (3.61%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (3.61%) UML
9 3 (3.61%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 53 (63.86%) JavaScript
2 25 (30.12%) Java
3 13 (15.66%) SQL
4 10 (12.05%) C#
5 9 (10.84%) Perl
6 8 (9.64%) Ruby
7 5 (6.02%) Python
8 4 (4.82%) C++
8 4 (4.82%) C
8 4 (4.82%) T-SQL
9 3 (3.61%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.41%) VBScript
11 1 (1.20%) VB
11 1 (1.20%) ActionScript
11 1 (1.20%) RPG
11 1 (1.20%) PHP5
11 1 (1.20%) ActionScript 2.0
11 1 (1.20%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.20%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 7 (8.43%) Degree
2 2 (2.41%) MCP
2 2 (2.41%) MCSA
2 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.82%) QA
2 2 (2.41%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (8.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.02%) NFS
3 4 (4.82%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.41%) Squid
4 2 (2.41%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.41%) KVM
5 1 (1.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 8 (9.64%) Puppet
2 7 (8.43%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (4.82%) OpenView
3 4 (4.82%) Control-M
3 4 (4.82%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.41%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 10 (12.05%) Oracle
2 9 (10.84%) Red Hat
3 8 (9.64%) Google
3 8 (9.64%) JBoss
4 7 (8.43%) IBM
4 7 (8.43%) VMware
5 6 (7.23%) JD Edwards
5 6 (7.23%) SAP
6 5 (6.02%) Veritas
7 4 (4.82%) Microsoft
7 4 (4.82%) Sun
7 4 (4.82%) HP
7 4 (4.82%) Dell
8 3 (3.61%) Adobe
8 3 (3.61%) Telerik
8 3 (3.61%) DevExpress
9 2 (2.41%) Sitecore
9 2 (2.41%) Lotus
10 1 (1.20%) Sony
10 1 (1.20%) Zend
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