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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 27 14 12
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Permanent jobs citing PHP 8 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 6.90% 13.83% 8.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.11% 22.03% 12.90%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 4
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 £22,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,450 £30,000 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £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 59 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 62.07% 62.77% 63.27%
Number of salaries quoted 68 51 25
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 27 August 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Maidstone

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 16 (84.21%) MySQL
2 15 (78.95%) CSS
3 14 (73.68%) JavaScript
4 12 (63.16%) HTML
5 11 (57.89%) Linux
6 7 (36.84%) jQuery
6 7 (36.84%) Open Source
7 5 (26.32%) Marketing
8 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
8 4 (21.05%) Internet
8 4 (21.05%) Project Management
8 4 (21.05%) Advertising
8 4 (21.05%) Ajax
8 4 (21.05%) Drupal
9 3 (15.79%) TDD
9 3 (15.79%) HTML5
9 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
9 3 (15.79%) Selenium
9 3 (15.79%) Firebug
9 3 (15.79%) Fiddler
9 3 (15.79%) CSS3
9 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
9 3 (15.79%) Joomla!
9 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
9 3 (15.79%) Java
9 3 (15.79%) .NET
9 3 (15.79%) Windows
9 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
10 2 (10.53%) Requirements Management
10 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 4 (21.05%) Drupal
2 3 (15.79%) Joomla!
3 1 (5.26%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (84.21%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Selenium
1 3 (15.79%) Firebug
1 3 (15.79%) Fiddler
General
1 5 (26.32%) Marketing
2 4 (21.05%) Advertising
3 1 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Web Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Programmer
3 4 (21.05%) Support Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Drupal Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Software Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Tester
4 2 (10.53%) Software Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.26%) QA Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 1 (5.26%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) CSS
2 12 (63.16%) HTML
3 7 (36.84%) jQuery
4 4 (21.05%) Ajax
5 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
5 3 (15.79%) HTML5
5 3 (15.79%) CSS3
5 3 (15.79%) .NET
5 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
6 1 (5.26%) Apache Flex
6 1 (5.26%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Open Source
2 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.26%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
2 3 (15.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
1 4 (21.05%) Project Management
2 3 (15.79%) TDD
3 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
3 2 (10.53%) Requirements Management
3 2 (10.53%) Web Application Development
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) JavaScript
2 3 (15.79%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Sony
Maidstone, Kent
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £18000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago