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

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 30 25 7
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -18
Permanent jobs citing PHP 1 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 0.95% 7.59% 24.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.39% 11.43% 37.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 19
Average salary £22,500 £28,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
72 105 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 68.57% 66.46% 64.56%
Number of salaries quoted 70 70 50
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £57,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 10 (100.00%) HTML
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (80.00%) MySQL
2 8 (80.00%) CSS
3 6 (60.00%) Java
4 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (50.00%) jQuery
4 5 (50.00%) WordPress
4 5 (50.00%) MongoDB
5 4 (40.00%) CMS
5 4 (40.00%) Adobe
5 4 (40.00%) .NET
5 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (30.00%) User Experience
6 3 (30.00%) SQL
6 3 (30.00%) XHTML
6 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (30.00%) TDD
6 3 (30.00%) HTML5
6 3 (30.00%) CSS3
6 3 (30.00%) Joomla!
6 3 (30.00%) Internet
7 2 (20.00%) Web Development
7 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
7 2 (20.00%) Degree
7 2 (20.00%) Ajax
7 2 (20.00%) Google
7 2 (20.00%) Symfony
7 2 (20.00%) Zend
7 2 (20.00%) Google Maps API

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 5 (50.00%) WordPress
2 4 (40.00%) CMS
3 3 (30.00%) Joomla!
4 2 (20.00%) ExpressionEngine
4 2 (20.00%) Apache
5 1 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Internet
2 2 (20.00%) HTTP
2 2 (20.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) MySQL
2 5 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) PEAR
1 2 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Games
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Junior
4 2 (20.00%) PHP Web Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Junior Developer
4 2 (20.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
2 8 (80.00%) CSS
3 5 (50.00%) jQuery
4 4 (40.00%) .NET
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (30.00%) XHTML
5 3 (30.00%) HTML5
5 3 (30.00%) CSS3
6 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (20.00%) Ajax
6 2 (20.00%) Symfony
6 2 (20.00%) Google Maps API
6 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (20.00%) Yii
6 2 (20.00%) XML
7 1 (10.00%) Web Services
7 1 (10.00%) Apache Flex
7 1 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) User Experience
2 2 (20.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (30.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Web Development
3 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) Open Source
3 2 (20.00%) BDD
3 2 (20.00%) Web Design
3 2 (20.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Adobe
2 2 (20.00%) Google
2 2 (20.00%) Zend
2 2 (20.00%) Facebook
2 2 (20.00%) Twitter
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
The Digital Recruitment Firm
Salary: 28 days holiday + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago