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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 15 10 13
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Permanent jobs citing PHP 11 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 14.29% 15.56% 2.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.75% 17.50% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 1
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £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
53 40 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 68.83% 88.89% 63.64%
Number of salaries quoted 43 32 20
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +12.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,250 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 August 2015, 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 14 (66.67%) MySQL
1 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (57.14%) HTML
3 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
4 9 (42.86%) CSS
5 8 (38.10%) Marketing
6 7 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
6 7 (33.33%) jQuery
6 7 (33.33%) HTML5
6 7 (33.33%) LAMP
6 7 (33.33%) CSS3
6 7 (33.33%) Mentoring
7 5 (23.81%) Algorithms
8 4 (19.05%) C#
8 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
8 4 (19.05%) Project Management
8 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
8 4 (19.05%) Linux
8 4 (19.05%) OOP
8 4 (19.05%) OO
8 4 (19.05%) Apache
8 4 (19.05%) VoIP
8 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
8 4 (19.05%) Ext JS
8 4 (19.05%) Clustering
9 3 (14.29%) Retail
9 3 (14.29%) ISTQB
9 3 (14.29%) Degree
9 3 (14.29%) JIRA

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 4 (19.05%) Apache
2 2 (9.52%) WordPress
3 1 (4.76%) ColdFusion
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (66.67%) MySQL
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Bugzilla
1 3 (14.29%) JIRA
1 3 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (14.29%) FogBugz
General
1 8 (38.10%) Marketing
2 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
3 3 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (4.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Developer
2 12 (57.14%) PHP Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Lead Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Lead PHP Developer
3 4 (19.05%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Tester
4 3 (14.29%) Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) QA Tester
5 2 (9.52%) Quality Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) QA Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) HTML
2 9 (42.86%) CSS
3 7 (33.33%) LAMP
3 7 (33.33%) jQuery
3 7 (33.33%) HTML5
3 7 (33.33%) CSS3
4 4 (19.05%) Ext JS
5 3 (14.29%) Web Services
6 2 (9.52%) RESTful
6 2 (9.52%) CodeIgniter
7 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Algorithms
2 4 (19.05%) Clustering
3 3 (14.29%) Social Media
4 2 (9.52%) EPoS
5 1 (4.76%) Online Games
5 1 (4.76%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 7 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
3 4 (19.05%) Project Management
3 4 (19.05%) OOP
3 4 (19.05%) OO
3 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Web Testing
5 2 (9.52%) User Stories
5 2 (9.52%) Web Development
6 1 (4.76%) Automation Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Logistics
6 1 (4.76%) B2C
6 1 (4.76%) Customer Intelligence
6 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
2 4 (19.05%) C#
3 3 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) ISEB
1 3 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
1 3 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (4.76%) Google
Stafford, Staffordshire
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