The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 46 66 65
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 27 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.12% 1.92% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.33% 2.01% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 27 14 8
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £38,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
PHP Developer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
623 697 637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 94.97% 95.74% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 534 567 554
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer in the job title across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

PHP Developer Salary Trend in Staffordshire

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

PHP Developer Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

PHP Developer
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stafford -4 6 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Lichfield -2 5 £36,000 -5.26%
Stoke-on-Trent +2 4 £25,000 -25.37% 1
Rugeley - 1 £40,000 -
Tamworth - 1 £30,000 -
PHP Developer
West Midlands

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region that cited PHP Developer in their job title 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 with PHP Developer in their job title.

1 59 (100.00%) PHP
2 54 (91.53%) MySQL
3 50 (84.75%) HTML
4 47 (79.66%) CSS
5 43 (72.88%) JavaScript
5 43 (72.88%) jQuery
6 32 (54.24%) OO
7 28 (47.46%) OOP
8 25 (42.37%) Linux
9 24 (40.68%) Apache
10 19 (32.20%) MVC
11 17 (28.81%) Ajax
11 17 (28.81%) Unit Testing
11 17 (28.81%) HTML5
12 15 (25.42%) CSS3
13 14 (23.73%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (20.34%) LAMP
14 12 (20.34%) Marketing
14 12 (20.34%) Digital Marketing
14 12 (20.34%) OO PHP
15 11 (18.64%) Git (software)
16 8 (13.56%) TDD
16 8 (13.56%) SOAP
16 8 (13.56%) REST
16 8 (13.56%) Mentoring
17 7 (11.86%) PHP5
17 7 (11.86%) E-Commerce
17 7 (11.86%) DHTML
17 7 (11.86%) Telecoms
17 7 (11.86%) Project Management

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region that cited PHP Developer in their job title 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 with PHP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (40.68%) Apache
2 4 (6.78%) CMS
2 4 (6.78%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (91.53%) MySQL
2 2 (3.39%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (18.64%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.17%) Subversion
3 4 (6.78%) JIRA
4 2 (3.39%) PHPUnit
4 2 (3.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (20.34%) Marketing
2 7 (11.86%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.08%) Finance
4 1 (1.69%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (84.75%) HTML
2 47 (79.66%) CSS
3 43 (72.88%) jQuery
4 17 (28.81%) Ajax
4 17 (28.81%) HTML5
5 15 (25.42%) CSS3
6 12 (20.34%) LAMP
7 8 (13.56%) SOAP
7 8 (13.56%) REST
8 7 (11.86%) DHTML
9 6 (10.17%) Web Services
9 6 (10.17%) Ext JS
9 6 (10.17%) RESTful
9 6 (10.17%) Yii
10 4 (6.78%) .NET
11 3 (5.08%) CodeIgniter
11 3 (5.08%) Laravel
12 2 (3.39%) Zend Framework
12 2 (3.39%) Semantic HTML
12 2 (3.39%) li3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) Clustering
2 4 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.78%) Algorithms
2 4 (6.78%) W3C
3 3 (5.08%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (42.37%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (54.24%) OO
2 28 (47.46%) OOP
3 19 (32.20%) MVC
4 17 (28.81%) Unit Testing
5 14 (23.73%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (20.34%) OO PHP
6 12 (20.34%) Digital Marketing
7 8 (13.56%) Mentoring
7 8 (13.56%) TDD
8 7 (11.86%) Project Management
8 7 (11.86%) E-Commerce
9 6 (10.17%) Web Development
10 4 (6.78%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (6.78%) SDLC
10 4 (6.78%) Data Architecture
11 2 (3.39%) Web Application Development
11 2 (3.39%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (3.39%) Modular Programming
12 1 (1.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 59 (100.00%) PHP
2 43 (72.88%) JavaScript
3 7 (11.86%) PHP5
4 4 (6.78%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (5.08%) Zend
2 1 (1.69%) Twitter
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