The table below looks at the statistics for PHP5 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lichfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP5 over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP 5
Rank 13 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 5 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 8.62% 12.90% 47.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.16% 36.36% 56.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 17
Average salary £47,500 £21,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+126.19% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
PHP5
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 11 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 65.52% 35.48% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 38 9 30
Average salary £37,000 £21,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+76.19% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £33,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

PHP5
Jobs Demand Trend in Lichfield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Lichfield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP5 Jobs Demand Trend in Lichfield

PHP5
Salary Trend in Lichfield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Lichfield region.

PHP5 Salary Trend in Lichfield

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lichfield

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Lichfield region citing PHP5 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 PHP5.

1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) OO
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
2 5 (71.43%) OOP
2 5 (71.43%) Eclipse
2 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
2 5 (71.43%) CMS
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Automated Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Ajax
2 5 (71.43%) Web Development
2 5 (71.43%) Refactoring
2 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 5 (71.43%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 5 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 5 (71.43%) SaaS
2 5 (71.43%) HTML5
2 5 (71.43%) CSS3
2 5 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (71.43%) People Management
3 2 (28.57%) SOAP
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in Lichfield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Lichfield region citing PHP5 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 PHP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (71.43%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Eclipse
1 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Lead Developer
3 2 (28.57%) PHP Developer
3 2 (28.57%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
2 5 (71.43%) HTML5
2 5 (71.43%) CSS3
2 5 (71.43%) Ajax
3 2 (28.57%) SOAP
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
2 5 (71.43%) OOP
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Automated Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Web Development
2 5 (71.43%) Refactoring
2 5 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (71.43%) People Management
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Red Hat