The table below looks at the statistics for PHP5 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP5 over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP 5
Rank 94 104 74
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -30
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.11% 0.089% 0.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.18% 0.16% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £32,500 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
PHP5
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
545 637 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 59.30% 56.93% 44.25%
Number of salaries quoted 492 521 335
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

PHP5
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP5 Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

PHP5
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Kent region.

PHP5 Salary Trend in Kent

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing PHP5 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 PHP5.

1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Adobe
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) Symfony
2 3 (75.00%) Zend
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) Kohana
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) Capistrano
2 3 (75.00%) Sphinx
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 3 (75.00%) MariaDB
2 3 (75.00%) FuelPHP
2 3 (75.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) Digital Media
4 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (25.00%) CMS
4 1 (25.00%) Content Management
4 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing PHP5 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 PHP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) CMS
2 1 (25.00%) Drupal
2 1 (25.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (25.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) FTP
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 2 (50.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) Symfony
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) Kohana
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) Sphinx
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 3 (75.00%) FuelPHP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (25.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Adobe
2 3 (75.00%) Zend