The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 38 62 61
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -1
Permanent jobs citing PHP 51 40 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 5.24% 3.66% 3.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.23% 6.05% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 46 36 30
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £26,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £57,500 £52,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
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
454 661 584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 46.61% 60.48% 52.71%
Number of salaries quoted 406 598 520
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £26,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 July 2016.

PHP Salary Histogram in Kent

PHP
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells +19 7 £38,500 -3.75%
Maidstone +13 7 £27,500 -45.00%
Tonbridge +5 6 £39,000 -40.00%
Stansted - 6 £31,000 -
Folkestone +4 2 £32,500 - 1
Canterbury - 1 £45,000 -
Westerham - 1 £32,500 -
PHP
South East

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for PHP.

1 116 (87.22%) JavaScript
2 112 (84.21%) HTML
3 108 (81.20%) CSS
4 82 (61.65%) MySQL
5 80 (60.15%) Web Development
6 73 (54.89%) XML
7 65 (48.87%) Git (software)
8 62 (46.62%) jQuery
9 53 (39.85%) Ajax
10 49 (36.84%) LAMP
11 47 (35.34%) Front End Development
12 46 (34.59%) JSON
13 44 (33.08%) E-Commerce
14 43 (32.33%) WordPress
15 41 (30.83%) SQL
15 41 (30.83%) CMS
16 35 (26.32%) Java
16 35 (26.32%) HTML5
17 33 (24.81%) Linux
17 33 (24.81%) MVC
18 26 (19.55%) SQL Server
19 24 (18.05%) Magento
20 23 (17.29%) Apache
21 21 (15.79%) CSS3
21 21 (15.79%) User Experience
22 20 (15.04%) Intranet
23 19 (14.29%) Sage Pay
23 19 (14.29%) AngularJS
24 18 (13.53%) Sass
25 17 (12.78%) C#

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 43 (32.33%) WordPress
2 41 (30.83%) CMS
3 23 (17.29%) Apache
4 5 (3.76%) JBoss
5 3 (2.26%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.75%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.75%) Kentico
6 1 (0.75%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.75%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (6.77%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.01%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.50%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.75%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 24 (18.05%) Magento
2 9 (6.77%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 19 (14.29%) Sage Pay
2 10 (7.52%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.01%) GitHub
4 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 20 (15.04%) Intranet
2 13 (9.77%) DNS
3 2 (1.50%) HTTP
3 2 (1.50%) LAN
3 2 (1.50%) LDAP
3 2 (1.50%) Network Security
3 2 (1.50%) SAN
3 2 (1.50%) SNMP
3 2 (1.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.50%) VPN
3 2 (1.50%) WAN
4 1 (0.75%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (61.65%) MySQL
2 26 (19.55%) SQL Server
3 16 (12.03%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.76%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.26%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.75%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 65 (48.87%) Git (software)
2 15 (11.28%) Subversion
3 10 (7.52%) Bower
4 7 (5.26%) gulp
4 7 (5.26%) Selenium
5 6 (4.51%) Ant
5 6 (4.51%) Eclipse
6 5 (3.76%) JUnit
6 5 (3.76%) SoapUI
6 5 (3.76%) TestNG
7 2 (1.50%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.75%) JIRA
8 1 (0.75%) PEAR
8 1 (0.75%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.75%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (6.77%) Games
2 4 (3.01%) Marketing
3 3 (2.26%) Finance
3 3 (2.26%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 123 (92.48%) Developer
2 88 (66.17%) PHP Developer
3 60 (45.11%) Web Developer
4 45 (33.83%) PHP Web Developer
5 26 (19.55%) HTML Developer
6 25 (18.80%) HTML CSS Developer
7 16 (12.03%) MySQL Developer
7 16 (12.03%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 15 (11.28%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 13 (9.77%) .NET Developer
10 12 (9.02%) JavaScript Developer
11 10 (7.52%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 8 (6.02%) Graduate
12 8 (6.02%) Graduate Developer
12 8 (6.02%) Graduate PHP Developer
12 8 (6.02%) Junior
12 8 (6.02%) Junior Developer
12 8 (6.02%) Junior PHP Developer
12 8 (6.02%) Senior Developer
13 7 (5.26%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (84.21%) HTML
2 108 (81.20%) CSS
3 73 (54.89%) XML
4 62 (46.62%) jQuery
5 53 (39.85%) Ajax
6 49 (36.84%) LAMP
7 46 (34.59%) JSON
8 35 (26.32%) HTML5
9 21 (15.79%) CSS3
10 19 (14.29%) AngularJS
11 18 (13.53%) Sass
12 15 (11.28%) .NET
12 15 (11.28%) ASP.NET
13 12 (9.02%) .NET Framework
13 12 (9.02%) Laravel
13 12 (9.02%) Web Services
14 11 (8.27%) Node.js
15 10 (7.52%) CodeIgniter
16 9 (6.77%) SOAP
17 8 (6.02%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.79%) User Experience
2 6 (4.51%) W3C
3 5 (3.76%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.76%) Virtual Team
4 4 (3.01%) Algorithms
4 4 (3.01%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.26%) Blog
5 3 (2.26%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.26%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.50%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.75%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.75%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 33 (24.81%) Linux
2 8 (6.02%) Unix
3 2 (1.50%) Android
3 2 (1.50%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.50%) Solaris
4 1 (0.75%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.75%) Windows
4 1 (0.75%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (60.15%) Web Development
2 47 (35.34%) Front End Development
3 44 (33.08%) E-Commerce
4 33 (24.81%) MVC
5 16 (12.03%) OO
6 15 (11.28%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (10.53%) Responsive Web Design
8 13 (9.77%) Infrastructure Management
8 13 (9.77%) OOP
9 12 (9.02%) Cross-Browser Testing
10 11 (8.27%) Content Management
10 11 (8.27%) TDD
11 10 (7.52%) ERP
12 8 (6.02%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (6.02%) Mobile Development
12 8 (6.02%) Software Architecture
13 7 (5.26%) Automated Testing
13 7 (5.26%) Web Design
14 6 (4.51%) Integration Testing
14 6 (4.51%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 116 (87.22%) JavaScript
2 41 (30.83%) SQL
3 35 (26.32%) Java
4 17 (12.78%) C#
5 13 (9.77%) PL/SQL
6 12 (9.02%) Ruby
7 11 (8.27%) Python
8 7 (5.26%) Scala
9 4 (3.01%) PHP 5
9 4 (3.01%) VB
10 3 (2.26%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.26%) C++
10 3 (2.26%) CFML
10 3 (2.26%) Perl
11 2 (1.50%) C
12 1 (0.75%) CoffeeScript
12 1 (0.75%) Go
12 1 (0.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (9.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (1.50%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (1.50%) Puppet
2 1 (0.75%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (11.28%) PayPal
2 5 (3.76%) WorldPay
3 4 (3.01%) Adobe
3 4 (3.01%) Oracle
4 3 (2.26%) Zend
5 2 (1.50%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.50%) VMware
6 1 (0.75%) Cisco
6 1 (0.75%) Google
6 1 (0.75%) Juniper
Folkestone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £40,000 per annum
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