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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 10 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing PHP 6 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 11.76% 14.29% 25.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.75% 33.33% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 5
Average salary £30,000 £33,750 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +46.73%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
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
32 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 62.75% 42.86% 85.00%
Number of salaries quoted 27 12 17
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,500 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
Salary Histogram in Lichfield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Lichfield region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Lichfield

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lichfield

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) MySQL
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
1 12 (100.00%) jQuery
2 9 (75.00%) PHP5
3 7 (58.33%) MVC
4 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 6 (50.00%) LAMP
4 6 (50.00%) CentOS
4 6 (50.00%) Subversion
4 6 (50.00%) XML
4 6 (50.00%) Linux
4 6 (50.00%) OO
4 6 (50.00%) SOAP
5 4 (33.33%) Web Services
5 4 (33.33%) OOP
5 4 (33.33%) Internet
5 4 (33.33%) HTML5
5 4 (33.33%) Internet of Things
6 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
7 2 (16.67%) EDI
7 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
7 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
8 1 (8.33%) SaaS
8 1 (8.33%) CSS3
8 1 (8.33%) Java
8 1 (8.33%) C
8 1 (8.33%) C++
8 1 (8.33%) Ajax

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Lichfield by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
1 8 (66.67%) PHP Developer
2 3 (25.00%) PHP Web Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (16.67%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Lead PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
1 12 (100.00%) jQuery
2 6 (50.00%) XML
2 6 (50.00%) SOAP
2 6 (50.00%) LAMP
3 4 (33.33%) Web Services
3 4 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (16.67%) EDI
5 1 (8.33%) CSS3
5 1 (8.33%) Ajax
5 1 (8.33%) Symfony
5 1 (8.33%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (8.33%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
1 6 (50.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) MVC
2 6 (50.00%) OO
3 4 (33.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (75.00%) PHP5
3 1 (8.33%) C
3 1 (8.33%) C++
3 1 (8.33%) Java
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (8.33%) Zend