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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank - 22 39
Permanent jobs citing PHP 0 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone - 5.77% 3.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 13.33% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 6
Average salary - £30,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -22.58%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
52 45 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 66.67% 43.27% 70.27%
Number of salaries quoted 47 36 95
Average salary £46,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 9 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) Zend
2 2 (66.67%) Symfony
2 2 (66.67%) Yii
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) XHTML
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Automotive
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) DHTML

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (66.67%) Symfony
2 2 (66.67%) XHTML
2 2 (66.67%) Yii
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) DHTML
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Zend
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle