The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lichfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 17 7 3
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Permanent jobs citing PHP 6 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 10.34% 29.63% 50.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.79% 36.36% 52.17%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 12
Average salary £34,500 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.33% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
PHP
Staffordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Lichfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
38 22 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 65.52% 81.48% 95.83%
Number of salaries quoted 35 22 23
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Lichfield

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Lichfield

PHP
Salary Trend in Lichfield

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

PHP Salary Trend in Lichfield

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lichfield

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Lichfield 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 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) MySQL
2 8 (88.89%) CSS
3 5 (55.56%) MVC
3 5 (55.56%) PHP5
3 5 (55.56%) jQuery
4 4 (44.44%) Ajax
5 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 3 (33.33%) OOP
5 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 3 (33.33%) CSS3
5 3 (33.33%) HTML5
6 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
6 2 (22.22%) Yii
6 2 (22.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (22.22%) People Management
6 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (22.22%) SaaS
6 2 (22.22%) OO
6 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
6 2 (22.22%) Web Services
6 2 (22.22%) Linux
6 2 (22.22%) CMS
6 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
6 2 (22.22%) Project Management

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Lichfield by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Lichfield 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 (22.22%) CMS
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) MySQL
2 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
3 1 (11.11%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) PHP Developer
3 3 (33.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Lead Developer
5 1 (11.11%) UI Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) UI Developer
5 1 (11.11%) LAMP Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) CSS
3 5 (55.56%) jQuery
4 4 (44.44%) Ajax
5 3 (33.33%) CSS3
5 3 (33.33%) HTML5
6 2 (22.22%) Yii
6 2 (22.22%) Zend Framework
6 2 (22.22%) Web Services
7 1 (11.11%) LAMP
7 1 (11.11%) Symfony
7 1 (11.11%) RESTful
7 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
7 1 (11.11%) Semantic HTML
7 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) W3C
3 1 (11.11%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) MVC
2 3 (33.33%) OOP
2 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (22.22%) People Management
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Web Development
3 2 (22.22%) Refactoring
3 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Zend
2 1 (11.11%) Twitter
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Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Talent International
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago