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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 54 54 48
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing PHP 32 43 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.03% 3.92% 5.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.94% 7.50% 10.23%
Number of salaries quoted 27 32 59
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,050 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,750 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
403 573 655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 50.69% 52.19% 54.54%
Number of salaries quoted 348 516 580
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 10 December 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 10 December 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
Chatham - 11 £42,500 - 1
Maidstone -11 6 £55,000 +83.33% 2
Tunbridge Wells +5 3 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Dartford -4 2 £30,750 -27.64% 1
Sandwich - 2 £42,500 -
Westerham - 2 £33,500 -
Folkestone - 1 £30,000 -
Sevenoaks - 1 £35,000 -
Tonbridge - 1 £37,500 -
PHP
South East

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 48 (78.69%) JavaScript
2 46 (75.41%) CSS
3 45 (73.77%) HTML
4 35 (57.38%) MySQL
5 25 (40.98%) jQuery
6 23 (37.70%) Web Development
7 21 (34.43%) XML
8 19 (31.15%) MVC
8 19 (31.15%) Git (software)
9 15 (24.59%) OO
9 15 (24.59%) .NET
10 14 (22.95%) Front End Development
11 13 (21.31%) Java
11 13 (21.31%) SQL
12 12 (19.67%) WordPress
12 12 (19.67%) Web Services
12 12 (19.67%) ASP.NET
13 11 (18.03%) Linux
13 11 (18.03%) C#
13 11 (18.03%) SQL Server
13 11 (18.03%) Finance
13 11 (18.03%) NoSQL
14 10 (16.39%) Web Design
14 10 (16.39%) JSON
15 9 (14.75%) MS Excel
15 9 (14.75%) C++
15 9 (14.75%) UML
15 9 (14.75%) Laravel
16 8 (13.11%) Sass
16 8 (13.11%) AngularJS

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 12 (19.67%) WordPress
2 6 (9.84%) CMS
3 1 (1.64%) Apache
3 1 (1.64%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 9 (14.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.20%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (8.20%) Google App Engine
1 5 (8.20%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.64%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.20%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (57.38%) MySQL
2 11 (18.03%) NoSQL
2 11 (18.03%) SQL Server
3 5 (8.20%) BigQuery
4 4 (6.56%) Oracle Database
4 4 (6.56%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (4.92%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.64%) DTS
Development Applications
1 19 (31.15%) Git (software)
2 6 (9.84%) Bower
3 4 (6.56%) JIRA
4 3 (4.92%) Subversion
5 2 (3.28%) Selenium
6 1 (1.64%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.64%) git-flow
6 1 (1.64%) Gradle
6 1 (1.64%) gulp
General
1 11 (18.03%) Finance
2 5 (8.20%) Games
2 5 (8.20%) Legal
Job Titles
1 51 (83.61%) Developer
2 36 (59.02%) PHP Developer
3 13 (21.31%) MySQL Developer
3 13 (21.31%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 11 (18.03%) Web Developer
5 10 (16.39%) HTML CSS Developer
5 10 (16.39%) HTML Developer
6 8 (13.11%) .NET Developer
6 8 (13.11%) PHP Web Developer
7 6 (9.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (8.20%) C# Developer
8 5 (8.20%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (8.20%) Java Engineer
8 5 (8.20%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (8.20%) LAMP Developer
8 5 (8.20%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 3 (4.92%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Full Stack Developer
9 3 (4.92%) PHP Laravel Developer
9 3 (4.92%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (75.41%) CSS
2 45 (73.77%) HTML
3 25 (40.98%) jQuery
4 21 (34.43%) XML
5 15 (24.59%) .NET
6 12 (19.67%) ASP.NET
6 12 (19.67%) Web Services
7 10 (16.39%) JSON
8 9 (14.75%) Laravel
9 8 (13.11%) AngularJS
9 8 (13.11%) HTML5
9 8 (13.11%) LAMP
9 8 (13.11%) Sass
10 7 (11.48%) Ajax
11 6 (9.84%) CodeIgniter
11 6 (9.84%) CSS3
11 6 (9.84%) SOAP
12 5 (8.20%) J2EE
12 5 (8.20%) OAuth
12 5 (8.20%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (8.20%) Visualisation
1 5 (8.20%) Xbox
2 4 (6.56%) User Experience
3 3 (4.92%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.64%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.03%) Linux
2 6 (9.84%) Unix
3 5 (8.20%) Windows
4 4 (6.56%) Solaris
4 4 (6.56%) Windows 2000 Server
4 4 (6.56%) Windows Server
5 3 (4.92%) Android
5 3 (4.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.70%) Web Development
2 19 (31.15%) MVC
3 15 (24.59%) OO
4 14 (22.95%) Front End Development
5 10 (16.39%) Web Design
6 9 (14.75%) UML
7 8 (13.11%) OOP
7 8 (13.11%) TDD
8 6 (9.84%) E-Commerce
8 6 (9.84%) Open Source
9 5 (8.20%) Content Management
9 5 (8.20%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (8.20%) DevOps
9 5 (8.20%) Game Development
9 5 (8.20%) Load Testing
9 5 (8.20%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (6.56%) Change Control
10 4 (6.56%) Functional Testing
10 4 (6.56%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (6.56%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (78.69%) JavaScript
2 13 (21.31%) Java
2 13 (21.31%) SQL
3 11 (18.03%) C#
4 9 (14.75%) C++
5 5 (8.20%) C
6 4 (6.56%) ECMAScript
6 4 (6.56%) VB
6 4 (6.56%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.28%) PHP 5
7 2 (3.28%) Python
7 2 (3.28%) Ruby
7 2 (3.28%) VBScript
8 1 (1.64%) CFML
8 1 (1.64%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (11.48%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (11.48%) Google
2 5 (8.20%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.20%) Oracle
2 5 (8.20%) Perforce
2 5 (8.20%) Tableau
3 4 (6.56%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.28%) Twitter
5 1 (1.64%) Cisco
5 1 (1.64%) Zend
Maidstone, Kent
ESA Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Dartford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
ESA Group
Salary: From £18,000 to £30,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Malling, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chatham, Kent
Dovetail Games
Salary: Excellent work-life balance, free parking, pension
Posted: 10 days ago