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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP 5
Rank 15 11 5
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 5 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 8.47% 10.00% 35.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.13% 15.00% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 5
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +38.18%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +2.94%
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
31 20 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 52.54% 66.67% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 29 19 12
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £39,500 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 26 Related IT Skills in Lichfield

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) OOP
4 2 (40.00%) Apache
4 2 (40.00%) W3C
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Subversion
4 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (40.00%) RESTful
4 2 (40.00%) Semantic HTML
5 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (20.00%) CSS3
5 1 (20.00%) Backbone.js
5 1 (20.00%) Twitter
5 1 (20.00%) HTML5
5 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (20.00%) Symfony

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in Lichfield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 2 (40.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Subversion
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (40.00%) PHP Web Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (40.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (20.00%) UI Programmer
4 1 (20.00%) UI Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) RESTful
2 2 (40.00%) Semantic HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) Backbone.js
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) W3C
2 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Twitter