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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 55 56 34
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -22
Permanent jobs citing PHP 42 47 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.87% 4.06% 6.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.28% 7.65% 10.76%
Number of salaries quoted 37 38 66
Average salary £39,000 £29,250 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -13.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £21,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £53,250 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
669 614 660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 61.66% 53.02% 61.11%
Number of salaries quoted 598 554 564
Average salary £38,000 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.43% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 2 July 2015.

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 2 July 2015. 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
Tunbridge Wells - 8 £40,000 - 4
Canterbury -10 4 £33,250 +10.83%
Maidstone -10 4 £46,250 +62.28% 1
Dartford +6 3 £26,000 -
Tonbridge - 3 £65,000 -
Whitstable - 3 £30,000 -
Folkestone - 2 - - 1
Sittingbourne - 2 £35,000 -
Sevenoaks - 1 £35,000 -
PHP
South East

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 67 (77.91%) JavaScript
2 53 (61.63%) HTML
3 50 (58.14%) CSS
4 39 (45.35%) MySQL
5 38 (44.19%) Java
5 38 (44.19%) jQuery
6 28 (32.56%) Open Source
7 25 (29.07%) Linux
7 25 (29.07%) Python
8 24 (27.91%) HTML5
9 23 (26.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 22 (25.58%) Node.js
10 22 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (24.42%) CSS3
12 20 (23.26%) SQL
13 19 (22.09%) Apache
13 19 (22.09%) Ruby
13 19 (22.09%) Git (software)
14 18 (20.93%) OO
15 17 (19.77%) Subversion
15 17 (19.77%) Web Development
15 17 (19.77%) Apache Cordova
16 16 (18.60%) .NET
17 15 (17.44%) LAMP
18 14 (16.28%) Software Engineering
18 14 (16.28%) ASP.NET
18 14 (16.28%) Backbone.js
18 14 (16.28%) User Experience
19 13 (15.12%) React
19 13 (15.12%) MongoDB

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 22 (25.58%) Node.js
2 19 (22.09%) Apache
3 9 (10.47%) Joomla!
4 6 (6.98%) IIS
4 6 (6.98%) WordPress
4 6 (6.98%) SharePoint
5 5 (5.81%) CMS
5 5 (5.81%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.16%) Drupal
6 1 (1.16%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.16%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 5 (5.81%) InfoPath
2 3 (3.49%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (9.30%) Magento
2 1 (1.16%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.14%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.49%) GitHub
3 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.47%) Internet
2 6 (6.98%) HTTP
3 3 (3.49%) Intranet
4 1 (1.16%) FTP
4 1 (1.16%) Firewall
4 1 (1.16%) Network Security
4 1 (1.16%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (45.35%) MySQL
2 13 (15.12%) MongoDB
3 9 (10.47%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (4.65%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.16%) MS Access
7 1 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.16%) DTS
7 1 (1.16%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (22.09%) Git (software)
2 17 (19.77%) Subversion
3 7 (8.14%) JIRA
3 7 (8.14%) PEAR
4 5 (5.81%) Selenium
5 4 (4.65%) PHPUnit
6 2 (2.33%) Hudson
6 2 (2.33%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.16%) Jasmine
General
1 10 (11.63%) Marketing
2 7 (8.14%) Games
3 5 (5.81%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (3.49%) Publishing
5 1 (1.16%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.16%) Finance
5 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.16%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 72 (83.72%) Developer
2 35 (40.70%) Web Developer
3 28 (32.56%) PHP Developer
4 14 (16.28%) PHP Web Developer
5 10 (11.63%) Front-End Developer
6 9 (10.47%) Software Developer
7 8 (9.30%) Senior Developer
7 8 (9.30%) Software Engineer
8 6 (6.98%) Junior Developer
8 6 (6.98%) Graduate
8 6 (6.98%) Junior
8 6 (6.98%) Junior PHP Developer
8 6 (6.98%) Graduate Developer
8 6 (6.98%) Open Source Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Junior Web Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Junior PHP Web Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Mobile Developer
10 3 (3.49%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 3 (3.49%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 3 (3.49%) Graduate Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (61.63%) HTML
2 50 (58.14%) CSS
3 38 (44.19%) jQuery
4 24 (27.91%) HTML5
5 23 (26.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 21 (24.42%) CSS3
7 17 (19.77%) Apache Cordova
8 16 (18.60%) .NET
9 15 (17.44%) LAMP
10 14 (16.28%) ASP.NET
10 14 (16.28%) Backbone.js
11 13 (15.12%) React
12 11 (12.79%) JSON
13 10 (11.63%) Symfony
13 10 (11.63%) Web Services
14 9 (10.47%) Ajax
14 9 (10.47%) XHTML
15 8 (9.30%) XML
16 7 (8.14%) Yii
17 6 (6.98%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.28%) User Experience
2 6 (6.98%) Algorithms
2 6 (6.98%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.98%) Social Media
3 5 (5.81%) iPad
3 5 (5.81%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.81%) iPhone
4 4 (4.65%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.33%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.16%) W3C
6 1 (1.16%) Replication
6 1 (1.16%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.16%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.16%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 25 (29.07%) Linux
2 5 (5.81%) Windows
3 3 (3.49%) Android
3 3 (3.49%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.33%) CentOS
5 1 (1.16%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (32.56%) Open Source
2 22 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (20.93%) OO
4 17 (19.77%) Web Development
5 14 (16.28%) Software Engineering
6 12 (13.95%) MVC
7 11 (12.79%) E-Commerce
8 7 (8.14%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (6.98%) Unit Testing
9 6 (6.98%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (6.98%) TDD
10 5 (5.81%) Requirements Analysis
10 5 (5.81%) BDD
11 3 (3.49%) Time Management
11 3 (3.49%) Android Development
11 3 (3.49%) iOS Development
11 3 (3.49%) RAD
11 3 (3.49%) CRM
11 3 (3.49%) OOP
12 2 (2.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 67 (77.91%) JavaScript
2 38 (44.19%) Java
3 25 (29.07%) Python
4 20 (23.26%) SQL
5 19 (22.09%) Ruby
6 10 (11.63%) C#
7 5 (5.81%) Perl
8 3 (3.49%) PHP5
9 2 (2.33%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.33%) C++
10 1 (1.16%) C
10 1 (1.16%) VBA
10 1 (1.16%) Scala
10 1 (1.16%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.16%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 13 (15.12%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.81%) WCAG
1 5 (5.81%) WAI
2 1 (1.16%) QA
2 1 (1.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (2.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.33%) Puppet
1 2 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.33%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 12 (13.95%) Zend
2 9 (10.47%) Twitter
3 8 (9.30%) Adobe
4 7 (8.14%) Google
5 6 (6.98%) Facebook
6 5 (5.81%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.16%) Ektron
7 1 (1.16%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.16%) Xamarin
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 23 hours ago
Folkestone, Kent
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits EXCELLENT BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 40,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ashford, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £2000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ashford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago