The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stafford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP 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
Rank 20 21 18
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing PHP 1 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 1.52% 1.30% 5.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.38% 1.75% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £20,500 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.45% -15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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
42 57 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 63.64% 74.03% 76.27%
Number of salaries quoted 31 48 33
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £24,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Stafford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Stafford 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 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) jQuery
2 9 (90.00%) Ant
2 9 (90.00%) Photoshop
2 9 (90.00%) DOM
2 9 (90.00%) OO
2 9 (90.00%) SOA
2 9 (90.00%) Adobe
2 9 (90.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) TDD
2 9 (90.00%) Subversion
2 9 (90.00%) REST
2 9 (90.00%) Backbone.js
2 9 (90.00%) Phing
2 9 (90.00%) Sass
2 9 (90.00%) LESS
3 4 (40.00%) Degree
4 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (10.00%) C#
5 1 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) .NET
5 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (10.00%) Python
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Stafford 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 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Photoshop
1 9 (90.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Ant
1 9 (90.00%) Subversion
1 9 (90.00%) Phing
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (90.00%) Web Developer
3 6 (60.00%) Senior Developer
3 6 (60.00%) Senior Web Developer
3 6 (60.00%) PHP Developer
3 6 (60.00%) PHP Web Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Senior PHP Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Senior PHP Web Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) jQuery
2 9 (90.00%) REST
2 9 (90.00%) Backbone.js
2 9 (90.00%) Sass
2 9 (90.00%) LESS
2 9 (90.00%) DOM
3 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (10.00%) .NET
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) OO
1 9 (90.00%) SOA
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (90.00%) TDD
2 1 (10.00%) MVC
2 1 (10.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Adobe
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft