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 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
Rank 30 42 54
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +12
Permanent jobs citing PHP 45 39 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 6.86% 5.36% 2.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.34% 7.36% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 40 39 19
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,400 £38,000 £35,000
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
397 530 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 60.52% 72.80% 61.19%
Number of salaries quoted 343 428 355
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 31 July 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 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
(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
Lichfield +2 13 £32,500 +8.33%
Stafford -8 13 £30,000 +25.00% 2
Stoke-on-Trent -2 7 £25,000 - 2
Rugeley - 1 £40,000 -
Tamworth - 1 £30,000 -
PHP
West Midlands

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 82 (78.85%) HTML
2 81 (77.88%) MySQL
3 75 (72.12%) CSS
4 62 (59.62%) JavaScript
4 62 (59.62%) jQuery
5 38 (36.54%) Linux
6 37 (35.58%) OO
7 34 (32.69%) OOP
8 31 (29.81%) Apache
9 26 (25.00%) HTML5
10 24 (23.08%) Ajax
11 22 (21.15%) CSS3
12 21 (20.19%) Agile Software Development
12 21 (20.19%) MVC
13 20 (19.23%) LAMP
14 18 (17.31%) Marketing
14 18 (17.31%) Unit Testing
15 17 (16.35%) Digital Marketing
16 16 (15.38%) Git (software)
17 14 (13.46%) DHTML
18 13 (12.50%) Degree
19 12 (11.54%) C#
19 12 (11.54%) SQL
19 12 (11.54%) OO PHP
20 11 (10.58%) SOAP
21 10 (9.62%) Computer Science
22 9 (8.65%) E-Commerce
22 9 (8.65%) Web Services
22 9 (8.65%) .NET
22 9 (8.65%) VB

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 31 (29.81%) Apache
2 4 (3.85%) CMS
2 4 (3.85%) WordPress
3 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.96%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.96%) ColdFusion
3 1 (0.96%) IIS
3 1 (0.96%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 3 (2.88%) Magento
2 1 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.92%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.77%) VoIP
2 5 (4.81%) Intranet
3 1 (0.96%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (77.88%) MySQL
2 5 (4.81%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.92%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.96%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.96%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 7 (6.73%) Subversion
2 7 (6.73%) JIRA
3 3 (2.88%) Selenium
3 3 (2.88%) FogBugz
3 3 (2.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (2.88%) Bugzilla
3 3 (2.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.92%) PHPUnit
5 1 (0.96%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.96%) Maven
5 1 (0.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (17.31%) Marketing
2 8 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.85%) Finance
3 4 (3.85%) Retail
4 2 (1.92%) Games
5 1 (0.96%) Military
5 1 (0.96%) Banking
Job Titles
1 94 (90.38%) Developer
2 59 (56.73%) PHP Developer
3 30 (28.85%) Web Developer
4 22 (21.15%) PHP Web Developer
5 15 (14.42%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 11 (10.58%) Senior Developer
7 10 (9.62%) Senior PHP Developer
8 8 (7.69%) Senior PHP Web Developer
8 8 (7.69%) Senior Web Developer
8 8 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
9 7 (6.73%) Lead Developer
9 7 (6.73%) Software Developer
9 7 (6.73%) Junior
10 6 (5.77%) Lead PHP Developer
11 5 (4.81%) Applications Developer
11 5 (4.81%) Graduate
11 5 (4.81%) Tester
11 5 (4.81%) Web Applications Developer
11 5 (4.81%) Junior Developer
12 4 (3.85%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (78.85%) HTML
2 75 (72.12%) CSS
3 62 (59.62%) jQuery
4 26 (25.00%) HTML5
5 24 (23.08%) Ajax
6 22 (21.15%) CSS3
7 20 (19.23%) LAMP
8 14 (13.46%) DHTML
9 11 (10.58%) SOAP
10 9 (8.65%) Web Services
10 9 (8.65%) .NET
11 8 (7.69%) REST
12 7 (6.73%) Ext JS
12 7 (6.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (5.77%) RESTful
13 6 (5.77%) Yii
14 5 (4.81%) WAMP
15 4 (3.85%) Laravel
16 3 (2.88%) li3
16 3 (2.88%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.62%) Computer Science
2 9 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.73%) Clustering
4 6 (5.77%) User Experience
5 5 (4.81%) Algorithms
5 5 (4.81%) Web 2.0
6 4 (3.85%) W3C
6 4 (3.85%) Social Media
7 2 (1.92%) EPoS
8 1 (0.96%) Online Games
8 1 (0.96%) Online Gambling
8 1 (0.96%) Handset
8 1 (0.96%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 38 (36.54%) Linux
2 1 (0.96%) Windows XP
2 1 (0.96%) Debian
2 1 (0.96%) Windows 8
2 1 (0.96%) UNIX
2 1 (0.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (35.58%) OO
2 34 (32.69%) OOP
3 21 (20.19%) MVC
3 21 (20.19%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (17.31%) Unit Testing
5 17 (16.35%) Digital Marketing
6 12 (11.54%) OO PHP
7 9 (8.65%) E-Commerce
7 9 (8.65%) Mentoring
8 8 (7.69%) TDD
9 7 (6.73%) Project Management
9 7 (6.73%) Web Development
10 6 (5.77%) SDLC
11 5 (4.81%) Business Development
11 5 (4.81%) Web Testing
11 5 (4.81%) Line Management
12 4 (3.85%) Data Architecture
12 4 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
13 3 (2.88%) Scrum
13 3 (2.88%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 62 (59.62%) JavaScript
2 12 (11.54%) SQL
2 12 (11.54%) C#
3 9 (8.65%) Java
3 9 (8.65%) VB
4 8 (7.69%) PHP5
4 8 (7.69%) C++
5 6 (5.77%) C
5 6 (5.77%) PL/SQL
5 6 (5.77%) VBScript
5 6 (5.77%) VB6
6 3 (2.88%) Python
7 2 (1.92%) Objective-C
7 2 (1.92%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.92%) COBOL
8 1 (0.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (12.50%) Degree
2 6 (5.77%) ISEB
2 6 (5.77%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.77%) QA
2 1 (0.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (7.69%) Oracle
2 5 (4.81%) Google
3 4 (3.85%) VMware
4 3 (2.88%) Zend
5 2 (1.92%) Twitter
6 1 (0.96%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.96%) Red Hat
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
ninesharp
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £29,000 per annum plus standard company benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Cannock
Talent Spa
Salary: £18k - 20k per year
Posted: 21 days ago