The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 22 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing PHP 2 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.64% 7.60% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.55% 28.89% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 0
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
PHP
England

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

Programming Languages Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
44 45 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 36.07% 26.32% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 39 29 41
Average salary £52,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

PHP
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

PHP Salary Trend in the Midlands

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) W3C
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Magento
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) SSH
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) MailChimp
2 1 (50.00%) Pure360
2 1 (50.00%) RequireJS
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Creative Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 (100.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Magento
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) MailChimp
1 1 (50.00%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) FTP
1 1 (50.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) RequireJS
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) XHTML
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) W3C
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Creative Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Apple
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft