Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP Developer
South East > Kent
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 87 105
Rank change year-on-year +20 +18 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 43 42 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 3.27% 2.46% 2.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.34% 2.50% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 37 39 40
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £31,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.97% -11.43% +22.81%
10th Percentile £27,000 £19,750 £26,225
90th Percentile £49,250 £55,000 £51,250
South East median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.90% -3.75% +17.65%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Kent
Permanent vacancies in Kent with a recognized job title 1289 1677 2185
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.02% 98.24% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1093 1486 1958
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -2.44%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,625 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings that featured PHP Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for PHP Developer in Kent

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for PHP Developer in Kent

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP Developer in Kent over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP Developer in Kent

PHP Developer
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the Kent region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Westerham +3 19 £42,500 +36.00% 4
Maidstone +23 5 £37,500 -31.82%
Tunbridge Wells -4 4 £35,000 +16.67%
Dartford - 2 £30,000 -
Sevenoaks +4 1 £37,500 +7.14%
Stansted 0 1 £27,500 -11.29%
West Malling -8 1 £50,000 +117.39%
PHP Developer
South East

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, PHP Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 43 (100.00%) PHP
2 38 (88.37%) MySQL
3 26 (60.47%) JavaScript
4 18 (41.86%) CSS
4 18 (41.86%) PCI DSS
5 16 (37.21%) HTML
6 15 (34.88%) OO
7 13 (30.23%) Web Development
8 11 (25.58%) Git (software)
8 11 (25.58%) Finance
8 11 (25.58%) SOAP
8 11 (25.58%) XML
9 10 (23.26%) jQuery
10 9 (20.93%) HTML5
11 8 (18.60%) PostgreSQL
12 7 (16.28%) JSON
12 7 (16.28%) Linux
13 6 (13.95%) OOP
13 6 (13.95%) E-Commerce
13 6 (13.95%) OO PHP
14 5 (11.63%) AngularJS
14 5 (11.63%) NoSQL
14 5 (11.63%) PHP 5
14 5 (11.63%) Apache
14 5 (11.63%) LAMP
15 4 (9.30%) Advertising
15 4 (9.30%) SEO
15 4 (9.30%) SQL
15 4 (9.30%) Java
15 4 (9.30%) RESTful

PHP Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 5 (11.63%) Apache
2 2 (4.65%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.33%) CMS
3 1 (2.33%) Confluence
3 1 (2.33%) IIS
3 1 (2.33%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) Internet
2 1 (2.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (88.37%) MySQL
2 8 (18.60%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (11.63%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.65%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.33%) Redis
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (25.58%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.65%) Subversion
3 1 (2.33%) JIRA
3 1 (2.33%) PhpStorm
General
1 11 (25.58%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Advertising
2 4 (9.30%) Marketing
3 3 (6.98%) Back Office
4 1 (2.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (41.86%) CSS
2 16 (37.21%) HTML
3 11 (25.58%) SOAP
3 11 (25.58%) XML
4 10 (23.26%) jQuery
5 9 (20.93%) HTML5
6 7 (16.28%) JSON
7 5 (11.63%) AngularJS
7 5 (11.63%) LAMP
8 4 (9.30%) Ajax
8 4 (9.30%) LAPP Stack
8 4 (9.30%) RESTful
8 4 (9.30%) Smarty
9 2 (4.65%) .NET
9 2 (4.65%) Laravel
10 1 (2.33%) Angular 2
10 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET
10 1 (2.33%) CodeIgniter
10 1 (2.33%) HATEOAS
10 1 (2.33%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.28%) Linux
2 3 (6.98%) Unix
3 2 (4.65%) Windows
4 1 (2.33%) CentOS
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.88%) OO
2 13 (30.23%) Web Development
3 6 (13.95%) E-Commerce
3 6 (13.95%) OO PHP
3 6 (13.95%) OOP
4 4 (9.30%) API Integration
4 4 (9.30%) SEO
5 3 (6.98%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (4.65%) Integration Testing
6 2 (4.65%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (4.65%) Web Design
7 1 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.33%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (2.33%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.33%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.33%) Data Analysis
7 1 (2.33%) Project Management
7 1 (2.33%) Statistics
7 1 (2.33%) TDD
7 1 (2.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) PHP
2 26 (60.47%) JavaScript
3 5 (11.63%) PHP 5
4 4 (9.30%) Java
4 4 (9.30%) SQL
5 2 (4.65%) C#
6 1 (2.33%) Go
6 1 (2.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (41.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (2.33%) Atlassian
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft