The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 3 months to 29 March 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 47 83
Rank change year-on-year -22 +36  
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 18 59 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.25% 5.19% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.31% 5.30% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 18 49 12
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £30,800 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year - +2.94%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 780 1113 915
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 97.50% 97.98% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 639 968 823
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent that featured PHP Developer in the job title.

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
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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone - 7 £30,000 - 2
Tonbridge - 6 £36,250 -
Tunbridge Wells +14 1 £30,000 -14.28% 2
Folkestone - 1 £35,000 -
PHP Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 31 (100.00%) PHP
2 27 (87.10%) CSS
3 26 (83.87%) JavaScript
3 26 (83.87%) HTML
4 20 (64.52%) MySQL
5 17 (54.84%) Web Development
6 14 (45.16%) MVC
6 14 (45.16%) Git (software)
7 11 (35.48%) Marketing
8 10 (32.26%) Web Design
8 10 (32.26%) C#
9 9 (29.03%) jQuery
9 9 (29.03%) CSS3
9 9 (29.03%) HTML5
10 7 (22.58%) .NET
10 7 (22.58%) E-Commerce
10 7 (22.58%) OO PHP
11 6 (19.35%) Mobile Development
11 6 (19.35%) Laravel
11 6 (19.35%) Finance
11 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
12 5 (16.13%) Photoshop
12 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET
12 5 (16.13%) CMS
12 5 (16.13%) OO
12 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
12 5 (16.13%) CRM
12 5 (16.13%) Ajax
12 5 (16.13%) Symfony
12 5 (16.13%) Django

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 (16.13%) CMS
2 2 (6.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
1 5 (16.13%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (64.52%) MySQL
2 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.23%) DTS
Development Applications
1 14 (45.16%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.90%) JIRA
3 1 (3.23%) Bitbucket
General
1 11 (35.48%) Marketing
2 6 (19.35%) Finance
3 3 (9.68%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (87.10%) CSS
2 26 (83.87%) HTML
3 9 (29.03%) CSS3
3 9 (29.03%) HTML5
3 9 (29.03%) jQuery
4 7 (22.58%) .NET
5 6 (19.35%) Laravel
6 5 (16.13%) Ajax
6 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET
6 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (16.13%) Django
6 5 (16.13%) Symfony
7 4 (12.90%) Sass
7 4 (12.90%) Web Services
8 3 (9.68%) FFmpeg
8 3 (9.68%) JSON
8 3 (9.68%) LAMP
8 3 (9.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (9.68%) XML
9 1 (3.23%) Smarty
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Linux
1 3 (9.68%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Web Development
2 14 (45.16%) MVC
3 10 (32.26%) Web Design
4 7 (22.58%) E-Commerce
4 7 (22.58%) OO PHP
5 6 (19.35%) Mobile Development
6 5 (16.13%) CRM
6 5 (16.13%) Email Marketing
6 5 (16.13%) OO
6 5 (16.13%) UX Design
7 3 (9.68%) 3D Modelling
7 3 (9.68%) Game Development
7 3 (9.68%) Mathematics
7 3 (9.68%) OOP
8 2 (6.45%) Data Protection
8 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.45%) Open Source
8 2 (6.45%) SEO
9 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
9 1 (3.23%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) PHP
2 26 (83.87%) JavaScript
3 10 (32.26%) C#
4 4 (12.90%) SQL
5 3 (9.68%) Java
6 1 (3.23%) C
6 1 (3.23%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Twitter
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle
Tunbridge Wells
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Yalding, Kent
Gioconda
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Dartford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Westerham, Kent
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Dartford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidstone
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Performance Bonus + Pension
Posted: 15 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Gioconda Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago