The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 42 34 36
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Permanent jobs citing PHP 20 36 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.78% 6.10% 5.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.12% 9.57% 9.90%
Number of salaries quoted 20 31 30
Average salary £30,000 £24,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.44% -18.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,450 £19,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £37,000 £33,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
327 376 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 61.81% 63.73% 60.12%
Number of salaries quoted 301 322 263
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,976 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 January 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

PHP
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 within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Tamworth - 8 £32,250 - 1
Stoke-on-Trent -1 5 £25,000 +2.04%
Lichfield -15 3 £44,000 +35.38% 1
Burton-upon-Trent +6 1 £37,500 +97.36% 1
Stafford +1 1 £20,500 -25.45% 2
Uttoxeter - 1 £20,000 -
PHP
West Midlands

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 52 (86.67%) HTML
2 51 (85.00%) CSS
3 47 (78.33%) JavaScript
3 47 (78.33%) jQuery
4 33 (55.00%) MySQL
5 31 (51.67%) HTML5
6 19 (31.67%) MVC
6 19 (31.67%) Web Development
6 19 (31.67%) OO
7 17 (28.33%) OOP
7 17 (28.33%) CSS3
8 16 (26.67%) Apple iOS
8 16 (26.67%) Android
8 16 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (25.00%) C#
10 14 (23.33%) .NET
10 14 (23.33%) E-Commerce
11 12 (20.00%) SQL
11 12 (20.00%) Ajax
12 10 (16.67%) XML
13 9 (15.00%) PHP5
13 9 (15.00%) Git (software)
14 8 (13.33%) Sass
14 8 (13.33%) iOS SDK
14 8 (13.33%) Android SDK
14 8 (13.33%) Java
14 8 (13.33%) VB
14 8 (13.33%) Subversion
15 7 (11.67%) Adobe Illustrator
15 7 (11.67%) Computer Science

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 6 (10.00%) CMS
2 5 (8.33%) ColdFusion
3 4 (6.67%) IIS
4 2 (3.33%) Apache
4 2 (3.33%) OpenEdge
5 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.67%) WordPress
5 1 (1.67%) Liferay
5 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Photoshop
1 7 (11.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (6.67%) MS Office
2 4 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Epicor Vantage
2 2 (3.33%) Google Analytics
2 2 (3.33%) Magento
3 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.00%) SaaS
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (55.00%) MySQL
2 5 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (3.33%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (13.33%) Subversion
3 7 (11.67%) Eclipse
4 6 (10.00%) Phing
4 6 (10.00%) Ant
5 2 (3.33%) JIRA
6 1 (1.67%) Selenium
6 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.67%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.67%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 3 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (1.67%) Games
2 1 (1.67%) Retail
2 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (76.67%) Developer
2 30 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 16 (26.67%) Web Developer
4 15 (25.00%) Programmer
5 9 (15.00%) Senior Developer
6 8 (13.33%) PHP Web Developer
6 8 (13.33%) PHP Programmer
7 6 (10.00%) Senior PHP Developer
7 6 (10.00%) Senior Web Developer
7 6 (10.00%) Analyst Programmer
7 6 (10.00%) Lead Developer
7 6 (10.00%) Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Graduate
8 3 (5.00%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Front-End Web Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Senior PHP Web Developer
8 3 (5.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Systems Analyst Programmer
9 2 (3.33%) Systems Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (86.67%) HTML
2 51 (85.00%) CSS
3 47 (78.33%) jQuery
4 31 (51.67%) HTML5
5 17 (28.33%) CSS3
6 14 (23.33%) .NET
7 12 (20.00%) Ajax
8 10 (16.67%) XML
9 8 (13.33%) iOS SDK
9 8 (13.33%) Sass
9 8 (13.33%) Android SDK
10 7 (11.67%) REST
11 6 (10.00%) Backbone.js
11 6 (10.00%) LESS
11 6 (10.00%) DOM
11 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET
12 5 (8.33%) Web Services
12 5 (8.33%) LAMP
13 4 (6.67%) EDI
14 3 (5.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.33%) Open Source
3 2 (3.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.33%) User Experience
4 1 (1.67%) Handset
4 1 (1.67%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 16 (26.67%) Android
1 16 (26.67%) Apple iOS
2 4 (6.67%) Linux
3 1 (1.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.67%) CentOS
3 1 (1.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (31.67%) OO
1 19 (31.67%) MVC
1 19 (31.67%) Web Development
2 17 (28.33%) OOP
3 16 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (23.33%) E-Commerce
5 6 (10.00%) SOA
5 6 (10.00%) TDD
5 6 (10.00%) Automated Testing
6 5 (8.33%) Refactoring
6 5 (8.33%) Web Design
6 5 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 5 (8.33%) Time Management
6 5 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (8.33%) People Management
7 4 (6.67%) SEO
8 3 (5.00%) ERP
8 3 (5.00%) Android Development
8 3 (5.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 47 (78.33%) JavaScript
2 15 (25.00%) C#
3 12 (20.00%) SQL
4 9 (15.00%) PHP5
5 8 (13.33%) VB
5 8 (13.33%) Java
6 5 (8.33%) VBScript
6 5 (8.33%) VB.NET
6 5 (8.33%) VBA
7 4 (6.67%) C++
8 3 (5.00%) PHP4
9 2 (3.33%) Objective-C
9 2 (3.33%) COBOL
9 2 (3.33%) C
10 1 (1.67%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.67%) VB6
10 1 (1.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (10.00%) Degree
2 5 (8.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (11.67%) Adobe
2 3 (5.00%) Epicor
2 3 (5.00%) Oracle
2 3 (5.00%) Zend
3 2 (3.33%) Google
4 1 (1.67%) Twitter
4 1 (1.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.67%) VMware
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Burton-On-Trent
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 15 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Cyber Media Solutions Limited
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum , plus pension benefit
Posted: 15 days ago
Stafford
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits: Depending on Experience
Posted: 23 days ago
Tamworth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 26 days ago