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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 28 27 42
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +15
Permanent jobs citing PHP 49 59 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 8.05% 9.10% 6.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.39% 14.22% 8.22%
Number of salaries quoted 48 54 37
Median salary £31,000 £36,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.06% +17.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,849 £23,100 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
PHP
West Midlands

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
366 415 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 60.10% 64.04% 73.41%
Number of salaries quoted 333 378 351
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 4 May 2016.

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 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Stoke-on-Trent -3 14 £26,000 -5.45% 2
Lichfield +4 13 £31,000 -10.14% 2
Stafford -2 8 £32,500 -38.09%
Burton-upon-Trent -7 5 £45,000 +12.50%
Tamworth -12 5 £19,500 -48.00%
PHP
West Midlands

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 50 (60.98%) HTML
2 36 (43.90%) JavaScript
2 36 (43.90%) CSS
3 33 (40.24%) MySQL
4 31 (37.80%) Web Development
5 27 (32.93%) Degree
6 26 (31.71%) OOP
7 25 (30.49%) MVC
8 23 (28.05%) jQuery
9 22 (26.83%) Java
10 18 (21.95%) WordPress
11 17 (20.73%) RESTful
11 17 (20.73%) CMS
12 16 (19.51%) SQL
12 16 (19.51%) Oracle
12 16 (19.51%) Git (software)
13 15 (18.29%) VB
13 15 (18.29%) Symfony
14 14 (17.07%) Computer Science
14 14 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (17.07%) C
15 13 (15.85%) C++
16 12 (14.63%) C#
16 12 (14.63%) LAMP
16 12 (14.63%) CodeIgniter
17 11 (13.41%) VB6
17 11 (13.41%) SOAP
17 11 (13.41%) XML
17 11 (13.41%) VBScript
17 11 (13.41%) PL/SQL

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 18 (21.95%) WordPress
2 17 (20.73%) CMS
3 9 (10.98%) Apache
4 5 (6.10%) ColdFusion
5 3 (3.66%) nginx
6 1 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.22%) IIS
6 1 (1.22%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (6.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 5 (6.10%) Photoshop
2 4 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (7.32%) Magento
2 1 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.10%) AdWords
3 1 (1.22%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.22%) MailChimp
3 1 (1.22%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.32%) Intranet
2 3 (3.66%) HTTP
3 2 (2.44%) Internet
4 1 (1.22%) DNS
4 1 (1.22%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (40.24%) MySQL
2 11 (13.41%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.88%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.66%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (19.51%) Git (software)
2 10 (12.20%) TeamCity
3 3 (3.66%) Phing
3 3 (3.66%) PHPUnit
3 3 (3.66%) Subversion
4 2 (2.44%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.22%) Grunt
5 1 (1.22%) gulp
General
1 8 (9.76%) Marketing
2 1 (1.22%) Automotive
2 1 (1.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 66 (80.49%) Developer
2 39 (47.56%) PHP Developer
3 18 (21.95%) Web Developer
4 17 (20.73%) Senior Developer
5 12 (14.63%) C++ Developer
5 12 (14.63%) Graduate
6 11 (13.41%) Graduate Developer
6 11 (13.41%) Senior PHP Developer
7 10 (12.20%) Graduate C++ Developer
7 10 (12.20%) Graduate Oracle Developer
7 10 (12.20%) Graduate SQL Developer
7 10 (12.20%) Oracle Developer
7 10 (12.20%) Senior Web Developer
7 10 (12.20%) SQL Developer
7 10 (12.20%) VB Developer
8 8 (9.76%) JavaScript Developer
8 8 (9.76%) PHP Programmer
8 8 (9.76%) Programmer
9 7 (8.54%) PHP Web Developer
10 6 (7.32%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (60.98%) HTML
2 36 (43.90%) CSS
3 23 (28.05%) jQuery
4 17 (20.73%) RESTful
5 15 (18.29%) Symfony
6 12 (14.63%) CodeIgniter
6 12 (14.63%) LAMP
7 11 (13.41%) SOAP
7 11 (13.41%) XML
8 10 (12.20%) REST
9 9 (10.98%) HTML5
9 9 (10.98%) Web Services
10 8 (9.76%) .NET
11 6 (7.32%) ASP.NET
11 6 (7.32%) WAMP
12 5 (6.10%) Laravel
13 4 (4.88%) CGI
13 4 (4.88%) CSS3
13 4 (4.88%) Memcached
14 3 (3.66%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.07%) Computer Science
2 9 (10.98%) User Experience
3 5 (6.10%) EPoS
4 4 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.88%) W3C
4 4 (4.88%) Web 2.0
5 3 (3.66%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.44%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.98%) Linux
2 4 (4.88%) Windows
3 1 (1.22%) Android
3 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (37.80%) Web Development
2 26 (31.71%) OOP
3 25 (30.49%) MVC
4 14 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (12.20%) Automated Testing
5 10 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (12.20%) E-Commerce
5 10 (12.20%) TDD
6 8 (9.76%) OO
6 8 (9.76%) SEO
7 7 (8.54%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (7.32%) OO PHP
8 6 (7.32%) Unit Testing
9 5 (6.10%) Analytics
9 5 (6.10%) API Integration
10 4 (4.88%) Business Development
10 4 (4.88%) Escalation Management
10 4 (4.88%) Logistics
10 4 (4.88%) Software Engineering
10 4 (4.88%) SQL Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 36 (43.90%) JavaScript
2 22 (26.83%) Java
3 16 (19.51%) SQL
4 15 (18.29%) VB
5 14 (17.07%) C
6 13 (15.85%) C++
7 12 (14.63%) C#
8 11 (13.41%) PL/SQL
8 11 (13.41%) VB6
8 11 (13.41%) VBScript
9 4 (4.88%) PHP 5
9 4 (4.88%) PowerShell
9 4 (4.88%) VBA
10 2 (2.44%) Go
10 2 (2.44%) Python
10 2 (2.44%) Ruby
10 2 (2.44%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.22%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.22%) PHP 4
Qualifications
1 27 (32.93%) Degree
2 1 (1.22%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 4 (4.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (6.10%) cPanel
2 1 (1.22%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 16 (19.51%) Oracle
2 5 (6.10%) Adobe
2 5 (6.10%) Zend
3 4 (4.88%) Google
4 2 (2.44%) Apple
5 1 (1.22%) Microsoft
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago