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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 48 79 39
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -40
Permanent jobs citing PHP 64 27 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 5.42% 2.17% 5.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.70% 3.88% 10.86%
Number of salaries quoted 54 26 42
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £37,500 £44,750
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
660 696 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 55.88% 55.86% 51.23%
Number of salaries quoted 590 630 348
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +16 15 £24,000 -36.00% 2
Tunbridge Wells +6 6 £27,500 -15.38%
Dartford -13 5 £32,875 +19.54%
Sevenoaks - 2 £26,400 -
Folkestone -12 1 £42,500 +6.25%
West Malling - 1 £70,000 -
PHP
South East

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 75 (70.09%) JavaScript
2 66 (61.68%) HTML
3 55 (51.40%) MySQL
4 54 (50.47%) CSS
5 39 (36.45%) Linux
6 38 (35.51%) jQuery
7 35 (32.71%) Java
8 32 (29.91%) HTML5
9 23 (21.50%) XML
9 23 (21.50%) CSS3
10 22 (20.56%) Open Source
10 22 (20.56%) E-Commerce
11 21 (19.63%) User Experience
12 20 (18.69%) Python
13 19 (17.76%) Node.js
14 18 (16.82%) SQL
14 18 (16.82%) Web Services
15 17 (15.89%) .NET
15 17 (15.89%) Git (software)
16 16 (14.95%) Ruby
16 16 (14.95%) ASP.NET
17 15 (14.02%) Apache
17 15 (14.02%) Software Engineering
18 14 (13.08%) Unit Testing
19 13 (12.15%) Photoshop
19 13 (12.15%) Agile Software Development
20 12 (11.21%) OOP
20 12 (11.21%) OO
20 12 (11.21%) UNIX
20 12 (11.21%) Windows

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 19 (17.76%) Node.js
2 15 (14.02%) Apache
3 8 (7.48%) CMS
4 6 (5.61%) Tomcat
4 6 (5.61%) JBoss
5 4 (3.74%) WordPress
6 3 (2.80%) ExpressionEngine
7 2 (1.87%) Lync
7 2 (1.87%) nginx
7 2 (1.87%) IIS
7 2 (1.87%) Drupal
8 1 (0.93%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.93%) TYPO3
8 1 (0.93%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.93%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 13 (12.15%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.80%) MS Office
3 2 (1.87%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (4.67%) Magento
2 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.61%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (3.74%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.80%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.28%) Internet
2 9 (8.41%) Firewall
2 9 (8.41%) DNS
3 6 (5.61%) SAN
3 6 (5.61%) Intranet
3 6 (5.61%) VLAN
4 5 (4.67%) LDAP
5 4 (3.74%) HTTP
5 4 (3.74%) VPN
6 2 (1.87%) SMTP
6 2 (1.87%) DHCP
6 2 (1.87%) SSL
6 2 (1.87%) Network Security
6 2 (1.87%) iSCSI
6 2 (1.87%) IPsec
6 2 (1.87%) VRRP
7 1 (0.93%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (51.40%) MySQL
2 11 (10.28%) NoSQL
3 10 (9.35%) MongoDB
4 8 (7.48%) SQL Server
5 6 (5.61%) Big Data
6 4 (3.74%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.80%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.80%) MariaDB
7 3 (2.80%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.87%) EDMS
8 2 (1.87%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.93%) MS Access
9 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.93%) DTS
9 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (15.89%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.61%) Subversion
2 6 (5.61%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 4 (3.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (2.80%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.87%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.87%) Selenium
6 1 (0.93%) Firebug
6 1 (0.93%) Fiddler
6 1 (0.93%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (10.28%) Marketing
2 10 (9.35%) Finance
3 5 (4.67%) Advertising
4 4 (3.74%) Banking
5 1 (0.93%) Retail
5 1 (0.93%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.93%) Publishing
5 1 (0.93%) Games
5 1 (0.93%) Legal
Job Titles
1 65 (60.75%) Developer
2 26 (24.30%) Web Developer
3 18 (16.82%) PHP Developer
4 14 (13.08%) Front-End Developer
5 12 (11.21%) Software Engineer
6 11 (10.28%) Software Developer
6 11 (10.28%) Junior
7 8 (7.48%) Senior Developer
7 8 (7.48%) Junior Developer
7 8 (7.48%) Front-End Web Developer
8 6 (5.61%) Analyst
9 5 (4.67%) Support Analyst
9 5 (4.67%) Linux Engineer
10 4 (3.74%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 4 (3.74%) Graduate
10 4 (3.74%) Graduate Developer
11 3 (2.80%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 3 (2.80%) Systems Support Engineer
11 3 (2.80%) Linux Administrator
11 3 (2.80%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (61.68%) HTML
2 54 (50.47%) CSS
3 38 (35.51%) jQuery
4 32 (29.91%) HTML5
5 23 (21.50%) CSS3
5 23 (21.50%) XML
6 18 (16.82%) Web Services
7 17 (15.89%) .NET
8 16 (14.95%) ASP.NET
9 12 (11.21%) JSON
10 11 (10.28%) Laravel
11 9 (8.41%) Sass
12 8 (7.48%) Backbone.js
13 7 (6.54%) .NET Framework
13 7 (6.54%) CakePHP
14 6 (5.61%) CodeIgniter
14 6 (5.61%) WCF
14 6 (5.61%) XHTML
14 6 (5.61%) LAMP
14 6 (5.61%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.56%) Open Source
2 21 (19.63%) User Experience
3 12 (11.21%) Social Media
4 11 (10.28%) Computer Science
5 10 (9.35%) Social Network
6 6 (5.61%) Artificial Intelligence
6 6 (5.61%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.80%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.80%) Replication
8 2 (1.87%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.87%) iPhone
8 2 (1.87%) GIS
8 2 (1.87%) iPad
8 2 (1.87%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.87%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.93%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.93%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.93%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 39 (36.45%) Linux
2 12 (11.21%) UNIX
2 12 (11.21%) Windows
3 9 (8.41%) Android
3 9 (8.41%) Apple iOS
4 8 (7.48%) Ubuntu
4 8 (7.48%) CentOS
5 6 (5.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (5.61%) AIX
5 6 (5.61%) Solaris
6 2 (1.87%) FreeBSD
6 2 (1.87%) Debian
6 2 (1.87%) OpenBSD
6 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (20.56%) E-Commerce
2 15 (14.02%) Software Engineering
3 14 (13.08%) Unit Testing
4 13 (12.15%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (11.21%) OOP
5 12 (11.21%) OO
6 10 (9.35%) MVC
7 7 (6.54%) TDD
7 7 (6.54%) Content Management
8 6 (5.61%) Web Development
8 6 (5.61%) Load Balancing
8 6 (5.61%) Test Automation
8 6 (5.61%) DevOps
8 6 (5.61%) Mentoring
9 4 (3.74%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (3.74%) Web Application Development
9 4 (3.74%) Web Design
9 4 (3.74%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (2.80%) CRM
10 3 (2.80%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 75 (70.09%) JavaScript
2 35 (32.71%) Java
3 20 (18.69%) Python
4 18 (16.82%) SQL
5 16 (14.95%) Ruby
6 10 (9.35%) C++
6 10 (9.35%) C
7 9 (8.41%) C#
8 7 (6.54%) Perl
9 6 (5.61%) Scala
10 3 (2.80%) PHP5
10 3 (2.80%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.80%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.93%) VBA
11 1 (0.93%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 11 (10.28%) Degree
2 1 (0.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.80%) QA
2 2 (1.87%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.74%) NFS
3 3 (2.80%) VMware ESX
3 3 (2.80%) Squid
4 2 (1.87%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.87%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.87%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (6.54%) Puppet
2 6 (5.61%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (3.74%) OpenView
3 4 (3.74%) Control-M
3 4 (3.74%) NetBackup
4 3 (2.80%) Capistrano
5 2 (1.87%) WMI
5 2 (1.87%) HAProxy
5 2 (1.87%) SELinux
5 2 (1.87%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 8 (7.48%) Red Hat
1 8 (7.48%) Zend
2 7 (6.54%) Adobe
3 6 (5.61%) Oracle
3 6 (5.61%) Appcelerator
3 6 (5.61%) Google
4 5 (4.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.67%) VMware
5 4 (3.74%) IBM
5 4 (3.74%) Sun
5 4 (3.74%) HP
5 4 (3.74%) Dell
5 4 (3.74%) Veritas
6 3 (2.80%) Telerik
6 3 (2.80%) DevExpress
6 3 (2.80%) Neolane
6 3 (2.80%) ExactTarget
7 2 (1.87%) Apple
7 2 (1.87%) SAP
8 1 (0.93%) Cisco
Maidstone, Kent
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Stott & May
Salary: £30000 - £70000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Talent Spa
Salary: Circa £20,000 DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Rochester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £15000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Kent
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 21 days ago
Kent
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 21 days ago