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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
South East / Kent
Rank 50 32 61
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +29
Permanent jobs citing PHP 34 73 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.05% 6.65% 4.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.26% 12.63% 7.74%
Number of salaries quoted 26 65 41
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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
468 578 594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 55.71% 52.69% 60.30%
Number of salaries quoted 377 495 531
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 28 February 2017.

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 28 February 2017. 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 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 - 14 £30,000 -
Tunbridge Wells +8 3 £47,500 +75.92% 1
Folkestone - 2 £32,500 - 1
Maidstone - 2 £27,250 - 2
Tonbridge - 2 £35,000 - 1
Canterbury +2 1 £35,000 +37.25% 1
PHP
South East

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 45 (73.77%) JavaScript
2 38 (62.30%) CSS
3 37 (60.66%) HTML
4 34 (55.74%) Linux
5 30 (49.18%) Java
6 28 (45.90%) Git (software)
7 22 (36.07%) Web Services
8 20 (32.79%) Windows
9 19 (31.15%) UML
9 19 (31.15%) C#
9 19 (31.15%) .NET
9 19 (31.15%) Web Development
10 18 (29.51%) MySQL
10 18 (29.51%) MVC
10 18 (29.51%) DevOps
11 17 (27.87%) Games
11 17 (27.87%) OO
11 17 (27.87%) ASP.NET
12 16 (26.23%) XML
12 16 (26.23%) Unix
12 16 (26.23%) SQL Server
12 16 (26.23%) SQL
13 15 (24.59%) MS Excel
13 15 (24.59%) WordPress
14 14 (22.95%) Game Development
15 13 (21.31%) Solaris
16 12 (19.67%) SOAP
16 12 (19.67%) Continuous Integration
16 12 (19.67%) Open Source
17 11 (18.03%) User Acceptance Testing

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 15 (24.59%) WordPress
2 7 (11.48%) Apache
3 6 (9.84%) Cloud Foundry
3 6 (9.84%) OpenStack
3 6 (9.84%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.64%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 15 (24.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.75%) Google App Engine
1 9 (14.75%) Google Cloud Platform
2 7 (11.48%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) LDAP
2 1 (1.64%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (29.51%) MySQL
2 16 (26.23%) SQL Server
3 10 (16.39%) Oracle Database
3 10 (16.39%) Oracle9i Database
4 9 (14.75%) BigQuery
4 9 (14.75%) NoSQL
5 6 (9.84%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.64%) DTS
Development Applications
1 28 (45.90%) Git (software)
2 9 (14.75%) Jenkins
3 6 (9.84%) JMeter
3 6 (9.84%) Vagrant
4 4 (6.56%) JIRA
5 1 (1.64%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.64%) Gradle
5 1 (1.64%) Subversion
General
1 17 (27.87%) Games
2 9 (14.75%) Finance
2 9 (14.75%) Legal
3 2 (3.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (67.21%) Developer
2 24 (39.34%) PHP Developer
3 13 (21.31%) C# Developer
4 12 (19.67%) .NET Developer
5 11 (18.03%) DevOps Engineer
6 9 (14.75%) Java Engineer
6 9 (14.75%) JavaScript Developer
6 9 (14.75%) Web Developer
7 7 (11.48%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (11.48%) PHP Web Developer
8 6 (9.84%) HTML Developer
8 6 (9.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (8.20%) MySQL Developer
9 5 (8.20%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 4 (6.56%) C# Software Developer
10 4 (6.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 4 (6.56%) HTML CSS Developer
10 4 (6.56%) IT Support
11 3 (4.92%) Software Developer
11 3 (4.92%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (62.30%) CSS
2 37 (60.66%) HTML
3 22 (36.07%) Web Services
4 19 (31.15%) .NET
5 17 (27.87%) ASP.NET
6 16 (26.23%) XML
7 12 (19.67%) SOAP
8 10 (16.39%) AngularJS
8 10 (16.39%) XHTML
8 10 (16.39%) XSLT
9 9 (14.75%) J2EE
9 9 (14.75%) OAuth
9 9 (14.75%) Servlets
10 8 (13.11%) HTML5
10 8 (13.11%) jQuery
10 8 (13.11%) LAMP
11 6 (9.84%) CSS3
12 5 (8.20%) Ajax
12 5 (8.20%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (8.20%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (14.75%) Xbox
2 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.64%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.64%) Online Games
3 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 34 (55.74%) Linux
2 20 (32.79%) Windows
3 16 (26.23%) Unix
4 13 (21.31%) Solaris
5 10 (16.39%) Windows 2000 Server
5 10 (16.39%) Windows Server
6 6 (9.84%) CentOS
6 6 (9.84%) Mac OS
6 6 (9.84%) Ubuntu
7 3 (4.92%) AIX
7 3 (4.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.64%) Android
8 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (31.15%) UML
1 19 (31.15%) Web Development
2 18 (29.51%) DevOps
2 18 (29.51%) MVC
3 17 (27.87%) OO
4 14 (22.95%) Game Development
5 12 (19.67%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (19.67%) Open Source
6 11 (18.03%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (16.39%) Change Control
7 10 (16.39%) Functional Testing
7 10 (16.39%) OOA/OOD
7 10 (16.39%) Software Testing
8 9 (14.75%) Load Testing
8 9 (14.75%) Visualisation
9 8 (13.11%) OOP
10 5 (8.20%) Front End Development
10 5 (8.20%) Mentoring
10 5 (8.20%) Web Design
11 4 (6.56%) 3D Modelling
Programming Languages
1 45 (73.77%) JavaScript
2 30 (49.18%) Java
3 19 (31.15%) C#
4 16 (26.23%) SQL
5 10 (16.39%) ECMAScript
5 10 (16.39%) VB
5 10 (16.39%) VB.NET
6 9 (14.75%) C++
6 9 (14.75%) Python
6 9 (14.75%) Ruby
7 7 (11.48%) VBScript
8 6 (9.84%) Bash Shell
9 3 (4.92%) Perl
10 2 (3.28%) PHP 5
11 1 (1.64%) C
11 1 (1.64%) CFML
11 1 (1.64%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (16.39%) Degree
2 1 (1.64%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 6 (9.84%) Xen
2 3 (4.92%) NFS
3 1 (1.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (9.84%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (9.84%) Terraform
2 3 (4.92%) Ansible
2 3 (4.92%) Packer
2 3 (4.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (16.39%) Microsoft
1 10 (16.39%) Oracle
1 10 (16.39%) Red Hat
2 9 (14.75%) Google
2 9 (14.75%) Perforce
2 9 (14.75%) Tableau
3 6 (9.84%) New Relic
4 2 (3.28%) Twitter
5 1 (1.64%) Zend
Dartford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Dartford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Dartford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Dartford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Rochester, Kent
Webrecruit
Salary: From £24,000 to £26,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Tonbridge
greywood
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Speech Link Multimedia Ltd
Posted: 11 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ib3 Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum (range dependent on skills and exper
Posted: 14 days ago