The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southend-on-Sea region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 18 5 12
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +7
Permanent jobs citing PHP 1 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 2.38% 35.71% 20.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.56% 41.67% 21.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 7
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +27.90%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
PHP
Essex

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

Programming Languages Category
Southend-on-Sea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
39 12 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 92.86% 85.71% 94.12%
Number of salaries quoted 37 9 32
Average salary £45,000 £31,875 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% -1.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Southend-on-Sea

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Southend-on-Sea

PHP
Salary Trend in Southend-on-Sea

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

PHP Salary Trend in Southend-on-Sea

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southend-on-Sea

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Southend-on-Sea 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 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (40.00%) Backbone.js
3 2 (40.00%) Facebook
3 2 (40.00%) GitHub
3 2 (40.00%) Sass
3 2 (40.00%) OOCSS
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) OO PHP
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) Adobe
3 2 (40.00%) Fireworks
3 2 (40.00%) Social Network
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) CMS
3 2 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (20.00%) Web Design
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Ajax
4 1 (20.00%) Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Southend-on-Sea by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Southend-on-Sea 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 2 (40.00%) CMS
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Fireworks
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (40.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Ajax Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Junior
4 1 (20.00%) Junior Developer
4 1 (20.00%) MySQL Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) Backbone.js
3 2 (40.00%) Sass
3 2 (40.00%) OOCSS
4 1 (20.00%) Classic ASP
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) Ajax
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) OO PHP
3 1 (20.00%) Web Design
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) VBScript
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe
1 2 (40.00%) Facebook
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft