The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 17 19 18
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing PHP 22 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 11.89% 7.44% 10.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.73% 25.00% 16.13%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 10
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
PHP
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
74 36 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 40.00% 29.75% 65.96%
Number of salaries quoted 44 19 46
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £21,488 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £42,887
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

PHP
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

PHP Salary Trend in Shropshire

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 21 (80.77%) HTML
1 21 (80.77%) JavaScript
2 15 (57.69%) HTML5
2 15 (57.69%) CSS
2 15 (57.69%) MVC
2 15 (57.69%) OO
3 14 (53.85%) Flash
3 14 (53.85%) MySQL
3 14 (53.85%) ActionScript
3 14 (53.85%) Git (software)
3 14 (53.85%) ActionScript 3.0
4 12 (46.15%) Symfony
4 12 (46.15%) E-Commerce
5 11 (42.31%) .NET
6 10 (38.46%) Laravel
7 9 (34.62%) PHP5
7 9 (34.62%) jQuery
8 8 (30.77%) Joomla!
8 8 (30.77%) CMS
8 8 (30.77%) LAMP
8 8 (30.77%) Content Management
8 8 (30.77%) concrete5
8 8 (30.77%) Web Application Development
8 8 (30.77%) Vagrant
8 8 (30.77%) iOS Development
8 8 (30.77%) WordPress
8 8 (30.77%) iPhone
9 7 (26.92%) CSS3
9 7 (26.92%) OOP
10 6 (23.08%) W3C

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 8 (30.77%) Joomla!
1 8 (30.77%) CMS
1 8 (30.77%) concrete5
1 8 (30.77%) WordPress
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.85%) IBM Notes
3 1 (3.85%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Photoshop
1 6 (23.08%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (53.85%) MySQL
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (53.85%) Git (software)
2 6 (23.08%) JIRA
3 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (7.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (61.54%) PHP Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Applications Developer
5 2 (7.69%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (80.77%) HTML
2 15 (57.69%) HTML5
2 15 (57.69%) CSS
3 14 (53.85%) Flash
4 12 (46.15%) Symfony
5 11 (42.31%) .NET
6 10 (38.46%) Laravel
7 9 (34.62%) jQuery
8 8 (30.77%) LAMP
9 7 (26.92%) CSS3
10 4 (15.38%) SOAP
10 4 (15.38%) EDIFACT
11 2 (7.69%) XML
11 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
11 2 (7.69%) WPF
12 1 (3.85%) Zend Framework
12 1 (3.85%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) iPhone
2 6 (23.08%) W3C
2 6 (23.08%) New Media
2 6 (23.08%) User Experience
3 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
1 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) MVC
1 15 (57.69%) OO
2 12 (46.15%) E-Commerce
3 8 (30.77%) Content Management
3 8 (30.77%) Web Application Development
3 8 (30.77%) iOS Development
4 7 (26.92%) OOP
5 6 (23.08%) Project Management
5 6 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (19.23%) OO PHP
6 5 (19.23%) Web Development
7 2 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (80.77%) JavaScript
2 14 (53.85%) ActionScript
2 14 (53.85%) ActionScript 3.0
3 9 (34.62%) PHP5
4 6 (23.08%) SQL
4 6 (23.08%) VB
5 3 (11.54%) C
6 2 (7.69%) C#
6 2 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
1 1 (3.85%) HNC
Systems Management
1 8 (30.77%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Zend
2 4 (15.38%) Mitel
2 4 (15.38%) Progress
3 1 (3.85%) Lotus
Telford
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