The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 59 38 38
Rank change year-on-year
-21 0
Permanent jobs citing PHP 41 61 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.65% 5.73% 4.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.91% 9.38% 8.81%
Number of salaries quoted 31 56 34
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £18,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Programming Languages Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
593 650 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 52.80% 61.03% 55.10%
Number of salaries quoted 528 550 401
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
PHP
South East

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -10 14 £28,500 +3.63% 1
Dartford - 4 £29,000 - 1
Gravesend - 1 - -
Swanley - 1 £35,000 -
Canterbury - 1 £30,000 - 1
PHP
South East

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 60 (63.83%) JavaScript
2 51 (54.26%) MySQL
3 48 (51.06%) CSS
4 44 (46.81%) HTML
5 35 (37.23%) Linux
6 27 (28.72%) jQuery
7 23 (24.47%) Java
8 21 (22.34%) .NET
9 19 (20.21%) Marketing
10 18 (19.15%) E-Commerce
11 17 (18.09%) OO
11 17 (18.09%) MVC
11 17 (18.09%) Open Source
12 15 (15.96%) OOP
12 15 (15.96%) Windows
13 14 (14.89%) SQL
13 14 (14.89%) Git (software)
14 13 (13.83%) Mobile App
15 12 (12.77%) HTML5
15 12 (12.77%) Advertising
15 12 (12.77%) LAMP
16 11 (11.70%) C#
16 11 (11.70%) CodeIgniter
17 10 (10.64%) Subversion
17 10 (10.64%) ASP.NET
17 10 (10.64%) Intranet
18 9 (9.57%) Games
18 9 (9.57%) Oracle
18 9 (9.57%) SQL Server
18 9 (9.57%) Joomla!

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 9 (9.57%) Joomla!
2 8 (8.51%) Drupal
2 8 (8.51%) Apache
2 8 (8.51%) Node.js
3 7 (7.45%) Tomcat
3 7 (7.45%) CMS
4 3 (3.19%) TYPO3
5 2 (2.13%) IBM Notes
5 2 (2.13%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (1.06%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.06%) WordPress
6 1 (1.06%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (4.26%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.19%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (3.19%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.13%) MS Office
3 2 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (8.51%) Magento
2 6 (6.38%) Oracle CRM
3 3 (3.19%) WebTrends
3 3 (3.19%) Google Analytics
4 2 (2.13%) nopCommerce
5 1 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.06%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.64%) Intranet
2 6 (6.38%) Internet
3 4 (4.26%) SAN
3 4 (4.26%) DNS
3 4 (4.26%) Firewall
3 4 (4.26%) VLAN
4 3 (3.19%) LDAP
4 3 (3.19%) VPN
5 1 (1.06%) VRRP
5 1 (1.06%) SMTP
5 1 (1.06%) HTTP
5 1 (1.06%) SSL
5 1 (1.06%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.06%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (54.26%) MySQL
2 9 (9.57%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.26%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.19%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.13%) MS Access
5 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.13%) Big Data
5 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.06%) Pentaho
6 1 (1.06%) Redis
6 1 (1.06%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 14 (14.89%) Git (software)
2 10 (10.64%) Subversion
3 5 (5.32%) Selenium
3 5 (5.32%) Firebug
3 5 (5.32%) Fiddler
4 4 (4.26%) Maven
5 3 (3.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (20.21%) Marketing
2 12 (12.77%) Advertising
3 9 (9.57%) Games
4 8 (8.51%) Finance
5 4 (4.26%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (3.19%) Banking
6 3 (3.19%) Retail
7 1 (1.06%) Publishing
7 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.06%) Legal
Job Titles
1 55 (58.51%) Developer
2 24 (25.53%) PHP Developer
3 19 (20.21%) Web Developer
4 12 (12.77%) Analyst
4 12 (12.77%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 10 (10.64%) Programmer
6 7 (7.45%) Junior
6 7 (7.45%) C# Developer
6 7 (7.45%) Junior Developer
6 7 (7.45%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (6.38%) Junior PHP Developer
7 6 (6.38%) .NET Developer
7 6 (6.38%) Support Analyst
8 5 (5.32%) Graduate
8 5 (5.32%) Graduate Programmer
8 5 (5.32%) Drupal Developer
8 5 (5.32%) PHP Programmer
8 5 (5.32%) Web Programmer
8 5 (5.32%) Junior Programmer
8 5 (5.32%) Junior PHP Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (51.06%) CSS
2 44 (46.81%) HTML
3 27 (28.72%) jQuery
4 21 (22.34%) .NET
5 12 (12.77%) LAMP
5 12 (12.77%) HTML5
6 11 (11.70%) CodeIgniter
7 10 (10.64%) ASP.NET
8 9 (9.57%) Backbone.js
9 7 (7.45%) YAML
9 7 (7.45%) XML
10 6 (6.38%) JSON
10 6 (6.38%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (6.38%) Laravel
11 5 (5.32%) CSS3
11 5 (5.32%) CakePHP
11 5 (5.32%) Ajax
11 5 (5.32%) Web Services
12 4 (4.26%) .NET Framework
12 4 (4.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.09%) Open Source
2 13 (13.83%) Mobile App
3 6 (6.38%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.26%) Life Science
5 3 (3.19%) AS400
5 3 (3.19%) Social Network
6 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.06%) Social Media
6 1 (1.06%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.06%) Copywriting
6 1 (1.06%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 35 (37.23%) Linux
2 15 (15.96%) Windows
3 8 (8.51%) UNIX
3 8 (8.51%) Solaris
3 8 (8.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (8.51%) Apple iOS
4 7 (7.45%) Windows 7
4 7 (7.45%) AIX
5 4 (4.26%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.13%) Android
6 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.13%) CentOS
6 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.06%) Debian
7 1 (1.06%) OpenBSD
7 1 (1.06%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.06%) FreeBSD
7 1 (1.06%) OS/400
7 1 (1.06%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (19.15%) E-Commerce
2 17 (18.09%) OO
2 17 (18.09%) MVC
3 15 (15.96%) OOP
4 9 (9.57%) OO PHP
5 8 (8.51%) Web Development
6 7 (7.45%) CRM
6 7 (7.45%) DevOps
7 6 (6.38%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (6.38%) Unit Testing
8 5 (5.32%) SEO
8 5 (5.32%) Web Application Development
8 5 (5.32%) Mobile Application Development
9 4 (4.26%) Waterfall
9 4 (4.26%) Project Management
9 4 (4.26%) TDD
9 4 (4.26%) Load Balancing
9 4 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (3.19%) Pay per click
10 3 (3.19%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 60 (63.83%) JavaScript
2 23 (24.47%) Java
3 14 (14.89%) SQL
4 11 (11.70%) C#
5 8 (8.51%) Perl
6 7 (7.45%) Ruby
7 4 (4.26%) Python
8 3 (3.19%) C++
8 3 (3.19%) C
8 3 (3.19%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.13%) VBScript
9 2 (2.13%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.06%) ActionScript
10 1 (1.06%) RPG
10 1 (1.06%) PHP5
10 1 (1.06%) ActionScript 2.0
10 1 (1.06%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.06%) RPG IV
10 1 (1.06%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (8.51%) Degree
2 2 (2.13%) MCP
2 2 (2.13%) MCSA
2 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.38%) QA
2 1 (1.06%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.26%) NFS
2 4 (4.26%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.06%) Squid
3 1 (1.06%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.06%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (7.45%) Puppet
2 6 (6.38%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.19%) OpenView
3 3 (3.19%) Control-M
3 3 (3.19%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.06%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 9 (9.57%) Oracle
2 7 (7.45%) JBoss
2 7 (7.45%) Red Hat
3 6 (6.38%) JD Edwards
3 6 (6.38%) VMware
3 6 (6.38%) Google
3 6 (6.38%) SAP
3 6 (6.38%) IBM
4 5 (5.32%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.26%) Veritas
6 3 (3.19%) Adobe
6 3 (3.19%) Sun
6 3 (3.19%) HP
6 3 (3.19%) Dell
7 2 (2.13%) Lotus
7 2 (2.13%) Telerik
7 2 (2.13%) EPiServer
7 2 (2.13%) Sitecore
7 2 (2.13%) DevExpress
7 2 (2.13%) Ektron
Sittingbourne, Kent
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Canterbury, Kent
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sandwich
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Negotiable dependant on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
C.O.A.L IT Services Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago