The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 23 26 16
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 4.10% 7.56% 13.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.49% 12.50% 21.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 11
Average salary £50,000 £28,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.43% +3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £35,800 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
PHP
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Maidstone region.

Programming Languages Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
77 72 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 63.11% 60.50% 62.50%
Number of salaries quoted 70 68 52
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 1 September 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Maidstone

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Zend
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) CSS3
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Advertising
4 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) C++

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) Joomla!
1 1 (16.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (16.67%) PEAR
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Senior PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) CSS3
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) JSON
4 1 (16.67%) Symfony
4 1 (16.67%) Zend Framework
4 1 (16.67%) SOAP
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (16.67%) DHTML
4 1 (16.67%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) MVC
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) API Integration
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) OOP
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Zend
2 1 (16.67%) Twitter
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle