The first table below looks at the demand for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 28 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 Maidstone region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 21 9 13
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Permanent jobs citing PHP 15 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 11.72% 18.75% 9.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.30% 25.86% 13.51%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 5
Average salary £28,500 £27,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.63% -35.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,050 £40,800 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Programming Languages Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
92 58 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 71.88% 72.50% 68.52%
Number of salaries quoted 83 53 32
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
PHP
Kent

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

PHP
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

PHP Salary Trend in Maidstone

PHP
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Maidstone region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Maidstone

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 21 (77.78%) CSS
2 20 (74.07%) JavaScript
2 20 (74.07%) MySQL
3 16 (59.26%) HTML
4 14 (51.85%) Linux
5 12 (44.44%) jQuery
6 8 (29.63%) Open Source
7 7 (25.93%) Windows
7 7 (25.93%) Drupal
8 6 (22.22%) .NET
8 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET
9 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
9 5 (18.52%) HTML5
9 5 (18.52%) Windows 7
9 5 (18.52%) Firebug
9 5 (18.52%) Fiddler
9 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
9 5 (18.52%) Selenium
9 5 (18.52%) Ajax
9 5 (18.52%) Marketing
10 4 (14.81%) Degree
10 4 (14.81%) Internet
10 4 (14.81%) Project Management
10 4 (14.81%) Advertising
11 3 (11.11%) MVC
11 3 (11.11%) C#
11 3 (11.11%) Java
11 3 (11.11%) SQL
11 3 (11.11%) Joomla!
11 3 (11.11%) TDD

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 7 (25.93%) Drupal
2 3 (11.11%) Joomla!
3 2 (7.41%) CMS
4 1 (3.70%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) nopCommerce
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (74.07%) MySQL
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Firebug
1 5 (18.52%) Fiddler
1 5 (18.52%) Selenium
General
1 5 (18.52%) Marketing
2 4 (14.81%) Advertising
3 1 (3.70%) Games
3 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Web Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Programmer
3 5 (18.52%) Support Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Drupal Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Software Support Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 3 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Test Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Test Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) QA Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (7.41%) PHP Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Tester
5 2 (7.41%) Software Tester
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Leader
6 1 (3.70%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (77.78%) CSS
2 16 (59.26%) HTML
3 12 (44.44%) jQuery
4 6 (22.22%) .NET
4 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET
5 5 (18.52%) HTML5
5 5 (18.52%) Ajax
6 3 (11.11%) .NET Framework
6 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (11.11%) CSS3
7 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (3.70%) LAMP
8 1 (3.70%) Apache Flex
8 1 (3.70%) CakePHP
8 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Open Source
2 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
3 3 (11.11%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.70%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 14 (51.85%) Linux
2 7 (25.93%) Windows
3 5 (18.52%) Windows 7
4 2 (7.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
2 4 (14.81%) Project Management
3 3 (11.11%) MVC
3 3 (11.11%) TDD
4 2 (7.41%) Web Application Development
4 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
4 2 (7.41%) Requirements Management
5 1 (3.70%) Web Design
5 1 (3.70%) Web Development
5 1 (3.70%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (3.70%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) JavaScript
2 3 (11.11%) C#
2 3 (11.11%) Java
2 3 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Ektron
1 2 (7.41%) EPiServer
2 1 (3.70%) Sony
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft