The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Colchester with a requirement for PHP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
Essex / Colchester
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 31 30
Rank change year-on-year +3 -1  
Permanent jobs citing PHP 12 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 5.91% 5.34% 4.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.76% 10.58% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 8
Median salary £37,500 £44,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.77% +17.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,650 £42,000 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £44,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.28% -  

PHP is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Colchester with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Colchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 137 104 104
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Colchester 67.49% 50.49% 64.60%
Number of salaries quoted 121 96 97
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +48.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Colchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Colchester citing PHP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Colchester

PHP
Salary Trend in Colchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP in Colchester.

Salary trend for PHP in Colchester

PHP
Salary Histogram in Colchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in Colchester over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP in Colchester

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Colchester region with a requirement for PHP.

1 15 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 12 (66.67%) HTML
3 11 (61.11%) CSS
4 7 (38.89%) .NET
4 7 (38.89%) Java
5 6 (33.33%) WordPress
5 6 (33.33%) HTML5
5 6 (33.33%) CSS3
6 5 (27.78%) jQuery
6 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (27.78%) MySQL
7 4 (22.22%) Oracle
7 4 (22.22%) Web Services
7 4 (22.22%) CRM
7 4 (22.22%) Marketing
7 4 (22.22%) Web Development
7 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
7 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
7 4 (22.22%) SaaS
7 4 (22.22%) PaaS
7 4 (22.22%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (22.22%) Oracle Service Cloud
7 4 (22.22%) Sass
7 4 (22.22%) LESS
7 4 (22.22%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
7 4 (22.22%) Front End Development
7 4 (22.22%) Oracle CX
7 4 (22.22%) Presales
8 3 (16.67%) AngularJS

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Colchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (33.33%) WordPress
2 1 (5.56%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle CX
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle Service Cloud
1 4 (22.22%) PaaS
1 4 (22.22%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) MySQL
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) Grunt
2 1 (5.56%) jMock
2 1 (5.56%) JUnit
2 1 (5.56%) Mockito
2 1 (5.56%) Subversion
2 1 (5.56%) webpack
General
1 4 (22.22%) Marketing
2 2 (11.11%) Games
3 1 (5.56%) Advertising
3 1 (5.56%) Automotive
3 1 (5.56%) Back Office
3 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Team Leader
3 3 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (16.67%) Junior
3 3 (16.67%) Junior Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Junior Web Developer
3 3 (16.67%) VB.NET Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 2 (11.11%) PHP Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (5.56%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (5.56%) HTML Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) HTML
2 11 (61.11%) CSS
3 7 (38.89%) .NET
4 6 (33.33%) CSS3
4 6 (33.33%) HTML5
5 5 (27.78%) jQuery
6 4 (22.22%) LESS
6 4 (22.22%) Sass
6 4 (22.22%) Web Services
7 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
7 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
7 3 (16.67%) Symfony
8 2 (11.11%) Angular 2
8 2 (11.11%) Twig
9 1 (5.56%) Ajax
9 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
9 1 (5.56%) JPA
9 1 (5.56%) Laravel
9 1 (5.56%) Spring
9 1 (5.56%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (22.22%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
2 4 (22.22%) CRM
2 4 (22.22%) Customer Requirements
2 4 (22.22%) Front End Development
2 4 (22.22%) Presales
2 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
2 4 (22.22%) Web Development
3 3 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (11.11%) Open Source
5 1 (5.56%) API Integration
5 1 (5.56%) Build Automation
5 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.56%) MVC
5 1 (5.56%) SDLC
5 1 (5.56%) SEO
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (38.89%) Java
3 3 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 2 (11.11%) Perl
4 2 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (5.56%) C#
5 1 (5.56%) ES6
5 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Adobe