The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stafford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 12 14 11
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing PHP 8 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 17.02% 14.29% 17.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.53% 20.75% 19.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 8
Median salary £33,750 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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 Stafford region.

Programming Languages Category
Stafford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
34 53 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 72.34% 68.83% 89.13%
Number of salaries quoted 31 43 33
Median salary £31,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

The demand trend of job ads across the Stafford region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

PHP
Salary Trend in Stafford

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

PHP Salary Trend in Stafford

PHP
Salary Histogram in Stafford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Stafford region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

PHP Salary Histogram in Stafford

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Stafford region with a requirement for PHP.

1 9 (69.23%) HTML
1 9 (69.23%) CSS
1 9 (69.23%) WordPress
2 7 (53.85%) RESTful
2 7 (53.85%) MVC
2 7 (53.85%) CMS
3 6 (46.15%) ColdFusion
3 6 (46.15%) CodeIgniter
4 4 (30.77%) Symfony
4 4 (30.77%) Marketing
4 4 (30.77%) Web Development
4 4 (30.77%) EPoS
4 4 (30.77%) Java
5 3 (23.08%) .NET
5 3 (23.08%) MySQL
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
5 3 (23.08%) Web Services
5 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (23.08%) User Experience
6 2 (15.38%) Drupal
6 2 (15.38%) OpenUP
6 2 (15.38%) Front End Development
6 2 (15.38%) Zend
6 2 (15.38%) Games
7 1 (7.69%) OO
7 1 (7.69%) Python
7 1 (7.69%) Degree
7 1 (7.69%) Ruby
7 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (7.69%) API Integration

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (69.23%) WordPress
2 7 (53.85%) CMS
3 6 (46.15%) ColdFusion
4 2 (15.38%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) MySQL
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (30.77%) Marketing
2 2 (15.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) PHP Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Leader
3 3 (23.08%) Web Developer
4 2 (15.38%) HTML CSS Developer
4 2 (15.38%) HTML Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Junior
4 2 (15.38%) Junior Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Junior Web Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) CSS
1 9 (69.23%) HTML
2 7 (53.85%) RESTful
3 6 (46.15%) CodeIgniter
4 4 (30.77%) Symfony
5 3 (23.08%) .NET
5 3 (23.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) EPoS
2 3 (23.08%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) MVC
2 4 (30.77%) Web Development
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Front End Development
4 2 (15.38%) OpenUP
5 1 (7.69%) API Integration
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (7.69%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Zend