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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 50 65 58
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 21 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.23% 2.24% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.31% 2.32% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 21 16 8
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
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
635 691 641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 97.69% 96.91% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 545 550 549
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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
Stoke-on-Trent +3 4 £30,000 -14.28%
Stafford -8 4 £32,500 -7.14%
Lichfield -7 2 £32,500 +8.33%
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 1 September 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 54 (100.00%) PHP
2 49 (90.74%) HTML
2 49 (90.74%) MySQL
3 47 (87.04%) CSS
4 39 (72.22%) JavaScript
5 36 (66.67%) jQuery
6 25 (46.30%) OOP
6 25 (46.30%) OO
7 22 (40.74%) Linux
8 19 (35.19%) Ajax
9 17 (31.48%) Unit Testing
9 17 (31.48%) Apache
10 15 (27.78%) MVC
11 14 (25.93%) HTML5
12 12 (22.22%) CSS3
12 12 (22.22%) OO PHP
12 12 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
12 12 (22.22%) Marketing
13 11 (20.37%) SOAP
13 11 (20.37%) REST
14 9 (16.67%) Web Services
14 9 (16.67%) LAMP
14 9 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (16.67%) PHP5
15 8 (14.81%) TDD
16 7 (12.96%) E-Commerce
16 7 (12.96%) CMS
16 7 (12.96%) Git (software)
17 6 (11.11%) RESTful
17 6 (11.11%) Subversion

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 17 (31.48%) Apache
2 7 (12.96%) CMS
3 5 (9.26%) WordPress
4 3 (5.56%) Node.js
4 3 (5.56%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (90.74%) MySQL
2 5 (9.26%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (12.96%) Git (software)
2 6 (11.11%) Subversion
3 2 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (3.70%) PHPUnit
General
1 12 (22.22%) Marketing
2 3 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.70%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (90.74%) HTML
2 47 (87.04%) CSS
3 36 (66.67%) jQuery
4 19 (35.19%) Ajax
5 14 (25.93%) HTML5
6 12 (22.22%) CSS3
7 11 (20.37%) REST
7 11 (20.37%) SOAP
8 9 (16.67%) Web Services
8 9 (16.67%) LAMP
9 6 (11.11%) RESTful
9 6 (11.11%) DHTML
10 4 (7.41%) .NET
11 3 (5.56%) Ext JS
11 3 (5.56%) CodeIgniter
11 3 (5.56%) Laravel
12 2 (3.70%) li3
12 2 (3.70%) Semantic HTML
12 2 (3.70%) Yii
12 2 (3.70%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (7.41%) Algorithms
2 3 (5.56%) Clustering
2 3 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.70%) W3C
4 1 (1.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (40.74%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (46.30%) OOP
1 25 (46.30%) OO
2 17 (31.48%) Unit Testing
3 15 (27.78%) MVC
4 12 (22.22%) OO PHP
4 12 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
5 9 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (14.81%) TDD
7 7 (12.96%) E-Commerce
8 5 (9.26%) Mentoring
8 5 (9.26%) Web Application Development
8 5 (9.26%) Web Development
9 4 (7.41%) SDLC
9 4 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (7.41%) Project Management
10 3 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
11 2 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (3.70%) Modular Programming
12 1 (1.85%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 54 (100.00%) PHP
2 39 (72.22%) JavaScript
3 9 (16.67%) PHP5
4 4 (7.41%) C#
5 3 (5.56%) Java
5 3 (5.56%) PL/SQL
5 3 (5.56%) SQL
5 3 (5.56%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (5.56%) Oracle
1 3 (5.56%) Google
1 3 (5.56%) Zend
2 1 (1.85%) Twitter