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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 46 68 67
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -1
Permanent jobs citing PHP 37 35 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.95% 3.22% 3.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.34% 5.71% 7.34%
Number of salaries quoted 32 32 26
Median salary £31,000 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £28,600 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £63,500 £57,500
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
396 613 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 42.26% 56.45% 49.86%
Number of salaries quoted 357 564 451
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 25 August 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 25 August 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
Maidstone +13 10 £27,500 -45.00% 1
Stansted - 6 £31,000 -
Tunbridge Wells +15 3 £43,750 +9.37%
Folkestone +6 2 £32,500 -
Westerham - 2 £32,500 -
PHP
South East

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 87 (81.31%) HTML
1 87 (81.31%) JavaScript
1 87 (81.31%) CSS
2 69 (64.49%) MySQL
3 56 (52.34%) Web Development
4 51 (47.66%) jQuery
5 50 (46.73%) XML
6 41 (38.32%) Git (software)
7 37 (34.58%) LAMP
8 35 (32.71%) CMS
9 34 (31.78%) Front End Development
10 33 (30.84%) E-Commerce
11 32 (29.91%) SQL
11 32 (29.91%) MVC
11 32 (29.91%) Ajax
11 32 (29.91%) WordPress
12 31 (28.97%) JSON
13 28 (26.17%) Java
14 25 (23.36%) HTML5
15 23 (21.50%) SQL Server
16 22 (20.56%) Linux
17 19 (17.76%) C#
17 19 (17.76%) Intranet
18 18 (16.82%) NoSQL
19 17 (15.89%) Sage Pay
19 17 (15.89%) .NET
20 16 (14.95%) ASP.NET
20 16 (14.95%) AngularJS
20 16 (14.95%) Magento
21 15 (14.02%) PayPal

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 35 (32.71%) CMS
2 32 (29.91%) WordPress
3 15 (14.02%) Apache
4 3 (2.80%) JBoss
5 1 (0.93%) Kentico
5 1 (0.93%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.93%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (8.41%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.80%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.87%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.93%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 16 (14.95%) Magento
2 5 (4.67%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 17 (15.89%) Sage Pay
2 9 (8.41%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.93%) GitHub
3 1 (0.93%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 19 (17.76%) Intranet
2 7 (6.54%) DNS
3 2 (1.87%) LAN
3 2 (1.87%) LDAP
3 2 (1.87%) Network Security
3 2 (1.87%) SAN
3 2 (1.87%) SNMP
3 2 (1.87%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.87%) VPN
3 2 (1.87%) WAN
4 1 (0.93%) HTTP
4 1 (0.93%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (64.49%) MySQL
2 23 (21.50%) SQL Server
3 18 (16.82%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.80%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.87%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.93%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 41 (38.32%) Git (software)
2 12 (11.21%) Bower
3 8 (7.48%) Selenium
4 7 (6.54%) gulp
4 7 (6.54%) Subversion
5 3 (2.80%) Ant
5 3 (2.80%) Eclipse
5 3 (2.80%) JUnit
5 3 (2.80%) SoapUI
5 3 (2.80%) TestNG
6 1 (0.93%) git-flow
6 1 (0.93%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (8.41%) Games
2 4 (3.74%) Marketing
3 2 (1.87%) Finance
3 2 (1.87%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 97 (90.65%) Developer
2 67 (62.62%) PHP Developer
3 38 (35.51%) Web Developer
4 27 (25.23%) PHP Web Developer
5 18 (16.82%) MySQL Developer
5 18 (16.82%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 16 (14.95%) HTML CSS Developer
6 16 (14.95%) HTML Developer
7 14 (13.08%) .NET Developer
8 12 (11.21%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 8 (7.48%) Graduate
9 8 (7.48%) Graduate Developer
9 8 (7.48%) Graduate PHP Developer
9 8 (7.48%) Junior
9 8 (7.48%) Junior Developer
9 8 (7.48%) Junior PHP Developer
10 7 (6.54%) .NET Web Developer
10 7 (6.54%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 7 (6.54%) LAMP Developer
11 6 (5.61%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (81.31%) CSS
1 87 (81.31%) HTML
2 51 (47.66%) jQuery
3 50 (46.73%) XML
4 37 (34.58%) LAMP
5 32 (29.91%) Ajax
6 31 (28.97%) JSON
7 25 (23.36%) HTML5
8 17 (15.89%) .NET
9 16 (14.95%) AngularJS
9 16 (14.95%) ASP.NET
10 14 (13.08%) Laravel
10 14 (13.08%) Sass
11 13 (12.15%) Node.js
12 12 (11.21%) .NET Framework
12 12 (11.21%) CodeIgniter
12 12 (11.21%) CSS3
13 7 (6.54%) React
14 6 (5.61%) SOAP
14 6 (5.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.02%) User Experience
2 5 (4.67%) W3C
3 4 (3.74%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.74%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.87%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.87%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.87%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.93%) Psychology
5 1 (0.93%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 22 (20.56%) Linux
2 4 (3.74%) Unix
3 3 (2.80%) Android
3 3 (2.80%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.87%) Solaris
4 2 (1.87%) Windows
5 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.93%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (52.34%) Web Development
2 34 (31.78%) Front End Development
3 33 (30.84%) E-Commerce
4 32 (29.91%) MVC
5 15 (14.02%) OOP
6 13 (12.15%) TDD
7 12 (11.21%) Content Management
7 12 (11.21%) Cross-Browser Testing
7 12 (11.21%) OO
8 10 (9.35%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (7.48%) Automated Testing
9 8 (7.48%) Web Design
10 7 (6.54%) Infrastructure Management
10 7 (6.54%) Responsive Web Design
11 6 (5.61%) ERP
12 5 (4.67%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (3.74%) Mentoring
13 4 (3.74%) Mobile Development
13 4 (3.74%) Software Architecture
13 4 (3.74%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 87 (81.31%) JavaScript
2 32 (29.91%) SQL
3 28 (26.17%) Java
4 19 (17.76%) C#
5 11 (10.28%) Python
6 9 (8.41%) PL/SQL
6 9 (8.41%) Ruby
7 5 (4.67%) C++
8 4 (3.74%) C
8 4 (3.74%) Scala
8 4 (3.74%) VB
9 3 (2.80%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.80%) Perl
10 2 (1.87%) PHP 5
11 1 (0.93%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (0.93%) Go
11 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (4.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.80%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (1.87%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.87%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (1.87%) Puppet
2 1 (0.93%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (14.02%) PayPal
2 5 (4.67%) WorldPay
3 3 (2.80%) Adobe
3 3 (2.80%) Google
3 3 (2.80%) Oracle
4 2 (1.87%) Cisco
4 2 (1.87%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.87%) VMware
4 2 (1.87%) Zend
5 1 (0.93%) Juniper
5 1 (0.93%) Microsoft
Kent
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 7 hours ago
Chatham, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 37 minutes ago
Maidstone, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 3 days remote work
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
greywood
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Tonbridge
Pro-Quest
Salary: 27000-30000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Tonbridge
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £31000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Canterbury
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago