The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 16 35 47
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +12
Permanent jobs citing PHP 59 34 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 12.45% 5.50% 4.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.92% 9.29% 7.21%
Number of salaries quoted 51 34 24
Median salary £40,000 £31,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £26,050 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £42,800
UK excluding London median salary £36,125 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.21% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
282 366 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 59.49% 59.22% 62.83%
Number of salaries quoted 235 336 303
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

PHP
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

PHP Salary Trend in Staffordshire

PHP
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

PHP Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

PHP
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lichfield +18 26 £40,000 +66.66%
Stoke-on-Trent +10 15 £37,500 +25.00%
Stafford +4 15 £42,500 +36.00% 1
Cannock - 5 £42,500 -
PHP
West Midlands

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for PHP.

1 82 (64.06%) MySQL
2 58 (45.31%) CSS
3 53 (41.41%) JavaScript
4 50 (39.06%) jQuery
5 49 (38.28%) HTML
6 48 (37.50%) Linux
7 45 (35.16%) MVC
8 35 (27.34%) Agile Software Development
9 34 (26.56%) Web Development
10 30 (23.44%) JSON
10 30 (23.44%) XML
11 27 (21.09%) LAMP
12 25 (19.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 23 (17.97%) Sass
13 23 (17.97%) ColdFusion
14 22 (17.19%) OO
14 22 (17.19%) PostgreSQL
14 22 (17.19%) Google
15 21 (16.41%) Software Engineering
15 21 (16.41%) .NET
15 21 (16.41%) HTML5
16 20 (15.63%) E-Commerce
16 20 (15.63%) Ajax
17 19 (14.84%) Ruby
17 19 (14.84%) C#
17 19 (14.84%) CSS3
18 18 (14.06%) Google Cloud Platform
19 17 (13.28%) Magento
19 17 (13.28%) OOP
19 17 (13.28%) Ubuntu

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 23 (17.97%) ColdFusion
2 11 (8.59%) WordPress
3 6 (4.69%) CMS
4 3 (2.34%) Apache
4 3 (2.34%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.34%) nginx
5 2 (1.56%) IIS
5 2 (1.56%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.78%) CloudStack
Applications
1 2 (1.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.78%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 17 (13.28%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (14.06%) Google Cloud Platform
2 15 (11.72%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 15 (11.72%) Google Compute Engine
2 15 (11.72%) Heroku
3 11 (8.59%) SaaS
4 7 (5.47%) GitHub
5 6 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.78%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.56%) Internet
1 2 (1.56%) tcpdump
2 1 (0.78%) DNS
2 1 (0.78%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (64.06%) MySQL
2 22 (17.19%) PostgreSQL
3 16 (12.50%) Redis
4 12 (9.38%) SQL Server
5 7 (5.47%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (3.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (3.13%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.56%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (10.94%) Git (software)
2 10 (7.81%) Subversion
3 9 (7.03%) PHPUnit
4 7 (5.47%) CruiseControl
4 7 (5.47%) JSUnit
4 7 (5.47%) Karma Test Runner
4 7 (5.47%) Mocha
4 7 (5.47%) PhpStorm
4 7 (5.47%) Selenium
4 7 (5.47%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.56%) GDB
5 2 (1.56%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.56%) Phing
5 2 (1.56%) Travis CI
6 1 (0.78%) GitLab
General
1 15 (11.72%) Marketing
1 15 (11.72%) Publishing
2 7 (5.47%) Finance
3 5 (3.91%) Games
4 4 (3.13%) Automotive
4 4 (3.13%) Electronics
4 4 (3.13%) Retail
5 1 (0.78%) Law
Job Titles
1 92 (71.88%) Developer
2 69 (53.91%) PHP Developer
3 17 (13.28%) Web Developer
4 15 (11.72%) DevOps Engineer
5 14 (10.94%) JavaScript Developer
5 14 (10.94%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 12 (9.38%) Full Stack Developer
6 12 (9.38%) Senior Developer
7 11 (8.59%) LAMP Developer
7 11 (8.59%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 10 (7.81%) Development Team Leader
8 10 (7.81%) Team Leader
9 8 (6.25%) MySQL Developer
9 8 (6.25%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 8 (6.25%) Senior PHP Developer
10 7 (5.47%) Applications Developer
10 7 (5.47%) Magento Developer
10 7 (5.47%) Web Applications Developer
11 6 (4.69%) HTML Developer
11 6 (4.69%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (45.31%) CSS
2 50 (39.06%) jQuery
3 49 (38.28%) HTML
4 30 (23.44%) JSON
4 30 (23.44%) XML
5 27 (21.09%) LAMP
6 25 (19.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 23 (17.97%) Sass
8 21 (16.41%) .NET
8 21 (16.41%) HTML5
9 20 (15.63%) Ajax
10 19 (14.84%) CSS3
11 16 (12.50%) Elastic Stack
11 16 (12.50%) Laravel
12 15 (11.72%) Ruby on Rails
13 10 (7.81%) ASP.NET
13 10 (7.81%) MooTools
13 10 (7.81%) RESTful
13 10 (7.81%) XSLT
14 9 (7.03%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.25%) EPoS
1 8 (6.25%) Linux Command Line
2 6 (4.69%) User Experience
3 4 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.13%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.34%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.56%) W3C
6 1 (0.78%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.78%) iPad
6 1 (0.78%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 48 (37.50%) Linux
2 17 (13.28%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.78%) Android
3 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (35.16%) MVC
2 35 (27.34%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (26.56%) Web Development
4 22 (17.19%) OO
5 21 (16.41%) Software Engineering
6 20 (15.63%) E-Commerce
7 17 (13.28%) OOP
8 16 (12.50%) Analytics
9 15 (11.72%) DevOps
9 15 (11.72%) Responsive Web Design
9 15 (11.72%) Web Design
10 14 (10.94%) Open Source
11 13 (10.16%) Front End Development
12 10 (7.81%) Unit Testing
13 9 (7.03%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (7.03%) Scrum
14 8 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
14 8 (6.25%) OOD
14 8 (6.25%) Project Management
14 8 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 53 (41.41%) JavaScript
2 19 (14.84%) C#
2 19 (14.84%) Ruby
3 12 (9.38%) Java
4 11 (8.59%) SQL
5 8 (6.25%) Python
6 3 (2.34%) C
6 3 (2.34%) Go
6 3 (2.34%) PHP 5
7 2 (1.56%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.78%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.78%) PHP 4
Qualifications
1 10 (7.81%) Degree
2 5 (3.91%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.78%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.78%) Ceph
1 1 (0.78%) Docker
1 1 (0.78%) KVM
1 1 (0.78%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 14 (10.94%) Ansible
2 8 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (6.25%) Puppet
3 1 (0.78%) Grafana
3 1 (0.78%) Graphite
3 1 (0.78%) Icinga
3 1 (0.78%) Kibana
3 1 (0.78%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.78%) logstash
3 1 (0.78%) Nagios
3 1 (0.78%) Salt
Vendors
1 22 (17.19%) Google
2 10 (7.81%) Twitter
3 8 (6.25%) Zend
4 4 (3.13%) Apple
5 2 (1.56%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.56%) SAP
Stafford, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 50,000
Posted: 4 days ago