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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 23 35 52
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +17
Permanent jobs citing PHP 54 50 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 8.81% 6.85% 2.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.36% 9.36% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 49 50 12
Average salary £36,000 £28,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% +3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
376 534 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 61.34% 73.15% 53.73%
Number of salaries quoted 331 434 280
Average salary £39,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 May 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 May 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 - 16 £37,500 - 3
Stoke-on-Trent +9 13 £25,000 -10.71% 1
Lichfield +1 12 £35,500 -6.57% 1
Stafford -4 10 £47,500 +79.24% 1
Burton-upon-Trent +10 1 £40,000 +100.00%
PHP
West Midlands

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 71 (87.65%) HTML
2 62 (76.54%) MySQL
3 59 (72.84%) CSS
4 56 (69.14%) jQuery
5 48 (59.26%) JavaScript
6 27 (33.33%) OO
7 25 (30.86%) Linux
8 21 (25.93%) MVC
9 20 (24.69%) Ajax
10 19 (23.46%) HTML5
11 18 (22.22%) Apache
12 17 (20.99%) OOP
12 17 (20.99%) LAMP
13 16 (19.75%) Git (software)
14 14 (17.28%) DHTML
15 13 (16.05%) SQL
15 13 (16.05%) CSS3
16 11 (13.58%) Degree
16 11 (13.58%) Agile Software Development
17 10 (12.35%) PHP5
17 10 (12.35%) Java
18 9 (11.11%) C#
18 9 (11.11%) Project Management
18 9 (11.11%) Unit Testing
18 9 (11.11%) Yii
18 9 (11.11%) Mentoring
19 8 (9.88%) Computer Science
19 8 (9.88%) Telecoms
19 8 (9.88%) .NET
20 7 (8.64%) C++

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 18 (22.22%) Apache
2 4 (4.94%) IIS
3 3 (3.70%) CMS
4 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.47%) WordPress
5 1 (1.23%) JBoss
5 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Magento
1 1 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.41%) VoIP
2 1 (1.23%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (76.54%) MySQL
2 4 (4.94%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.47%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (19.75%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.41%) Subversion
3 5 (6.17%) JIRA
4 2 (2.47%) PHPUnit
4 2 (2.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.23%) Selenium
5 1 (1.23%) Maven
5 1 (1.23%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (9.88%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.17%) Marketing
3 3 (3.70%) Finance
4 2 (2.47%) Games
5 1 (1.23%) Banking
5 1 (1.23%) Retail
5 1 (1.23%) Military
Job Titles
1 75 (92.59%) Developer
2 46 (56.79%) PHP Developer
3 18 (22.22%) Web Developer
4 16 (19.75%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 12 (14.81%) PHP Web Developer
6 8 (9.88%) Junior
7 7 (8.64%) Software Developer
7 7 (8.64%) Lead Developer
8 6 (7.41%) Lead PHP Developer
8 6 (7.41%) Front-End Developer
9 5 (6.17%) Junior Developer
10 4 (4.94%) Graduate
10 4 (4.94%) Senior Developer
11 3 (3.70%) Senior PHP Developer
11 3 (3.70%) Junior Software Developer
11 3 (3.70%) PHP LAMP Developer
12 2 (2.47%) Administrator
12 2 (2.47%) Junior Programmer
12 2 (2.47%) Graduate Developer
12 2 (2.47%) GUI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (87.65%) HTML
2 59 (72.84%) CSS
3 56 (69.14%) jQuery
4 20 (24.69%) Ajax
5 19 (23.46%) HTML5
6 17 (20.99%) LAMP
7 14 (17.28%) DHTML
8 13 (16.05%) CSS3
9 9 (11.11%) Yii
10 8 (9.88%) .NET
11 7 (8.64%) Ext JS
11 7 (8.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (7.41%) Web Services
13 4 (4.94%) RESTful
13 4 (4.94%) Zend Framework
14 3 (3.70%) XML
14 3 (3.70%) Laravel
15 2 (2.47%) li3
15 2 (2.47%) Semantic HTML
15 2 (2.47%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.88%) Computer Science
2 7 (8.64%) Clustering
2 7 (8.64%) User Experience
3 4 (4.94%) W3C
4 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.47%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.47%) Social Media
5 2 (2.47%) Handset
6 1 (1.23%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 25 (30.86%) Linux
2 5 (6.17%) Android
2 5 (6.17%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.47%) Windows 8
3 2 (2.47%) Windows
3 2 (2.47%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.23%) UNIX
4 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.23%) Debian
4 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (33.33%) OO
2 21 (25.93%) MVC
3 17 (20.99%) OOP
4 11 (13.58%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (11.11%) Project Management
5 9 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 9 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 6 (7.41%) E-Commerce
7 5 (6.17%) Data Architecture
7 5 (6.17%) Web Development
7 5 (6.17%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (3.70%) Web Design
8 3 (3.70%) OO PHP
8 3 (3.70%) SDLC
9 2 (2.47%) Android Development
9 2 (2.47%) iOS Development
9 2 (2.47%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (2.47%) Analytics
9 2 (2.47%) Web Application Development
9 2 (2.47%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (59.26%) JavaScript
2 13 (16.05%) SQL
3 10 (12.35%) PHP5
3 10 (12.35%) Java
4 9 (11.11%) C#
5 7 (8.64%) C++
6 5 (6.17%) VBScript
6 5 (6.17%) VB
6 5 (6.17%) C
6 5 (6.17%) PL/SQL
6 5 (6.17%) VB6
7 3 (3.70%) Python
8 2 (2.47%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.47%) PHP4
8 2 (2.47%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.47%) COBOL
9 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (13.58%) Degree
2 1 (1.23%) ISEB
2 1 (1.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (8.64%) Oracle
2 5 (6.17%) Google
2 5 (6.17%) Zend
3 2 (2.47%) Twitter
3 2 (2.47%) VMware
4 1 (1.23%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.23%) Red Hat
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £29,000 per annum plus standard company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Tamworth
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Tamworth
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Tamworth
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £15000 - £17500 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago