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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 13 45 43
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -2
Permanent jobs citing PHP 87 24 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 15.68% 4.13% 4.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.00% 7.19% 6.91%
Number of salaries quoted 73 24 24
Median salary £40,000 £29,500 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.59% -13.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £25,000 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £46,450
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

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
348 334 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 62.70% 57.49% 63.29%
Number of salaries quoted 291 309 327
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 16 January 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 16 January 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
Stafford +16 40 £42,500 +41.66%
Lichfield +14 25 £40,000 +37.93%
Stoke-on-Trent +4 15 £37,500 +50.00% 3
Cannock - 6 £38,750 -
Tamworth - 1 £35,000 -
PHP
West Midlands

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 71 (59.17%) MySQL
2 57 (47.50%) CSS
3 51 (42.50%) HTML
4 50 (41.67%) JavaScript
5 44 (36.67%) Linux
6 41 (34.17%) jQuery
7 37 (30.83%) MVC
8 33 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (27.50%) Web Development
9 26 (21.67%) JSON
9 26 (21.67%) XML
10 23 (19.17%) .NET
11 22 (18.33%) ColdFusion
11 22 (18.33%) LAMP
11 22 (18.33%) Sass
12 21 (17.50%) HTML5
12 21 (17.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 21 (17.50%) PostgreSQL
13 20 (16.67%) Google
13 20 (16.67%) C#
13 20 (16.67%) OO
13 20 (16.67%) E-Commerce
14 19 (15.83%) Ajax
14 19 (15.83%) CSS3
15 18 (15.00%) Ruby
15 18 (15.00%) Software Engineering
16 17 (14.17%) Marketing
16 17 (14.17%) Magento
16 17 (14.17%) Google Cloud Platform
17 16 (13.33%) 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 22 (18.33%) ColdFusion
2 11 (9.17%) WordPress
3 6 (5.00%) CMS
4 3 (2.50%) Apache
4 3 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.50%) nginx
5 2 (1.67%) IIS
5 2 (1.67%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.83%) CloudStack
Applications
1 2 (1.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.83%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 17 (14.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 17 (14.17%) Google Cloud Platform
2 14 (11.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 14 (11.67%) Google Compute Engine
2 14 (11.67%) Heroku
3 10 (8.33%) SaaS
4 7 (5.83%) GitHub
5 6 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.67%) Internet
1 2 (1.67%) tcpdump
2 1 (0.83%) DNS
2 1 (0.83%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (59.17%) MySQL
2 21 (17.50%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (12.50%) Redis
4 12 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 7 (5.83%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (4.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (3.33%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.67%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (10.83%) Git (software)
2 10 (8.33%) Subversion
3 9 (7.50%) PHPUnit
4 8 (6.67%) JSUnit
4 8 (6.67%) Karma Test Runner
4 8 (6.67%) Mocha
5 7 (5.83%) CruiseControl
5 7 (5.83%) PhpStorm
5 7 (5.83%) Selenium
5 7 (5.83%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.67%) GDB
6 2 (1.67%) gulp
6 2 (1.67%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.67%) Phing
6 2 (1.67%) Travis CI
7 1 (0.83%) GitLab
7 1 (0.83%) Grunt
General
1 17 (14.17%) Marketing
2 14 (11.67%) Publishing
3 8 (6.67%) Finance
4 5 (4.17%) Automotive
4 5 (4.17%) Games
5 4 (3.33%) Electronics
5 4 (3.33%) Retail
6 1 (0.83%) Law
Job Titles
1 85 (70.83%) Developer
2 59 (49.17%) PHP Developer
3 17 (14.17%) Web Developer
4 16 (13.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 15 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
6 13 (10.83%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 11 (9.17%) Full Stack Developer
7 11 (9.17%) Senior Developer
8 9 (7.50%) MySQL Developer
8 9 (7.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 8 (6.67%) HTML Developer
10 7 (5.83%) Applications Developer
10 7 (5.83%) Development Team Leader
10 7 (5.83%) HTML CSS Developer
10 7 (5.83%) Magento Developer
10 7 (5.83%) Team Leader
10 7 (5.83%) Web Applications Developer
11 6 (5.00%) LAMP Developer
11 6 (5.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
11 6 (5.00%) PHP Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (47.50%) CSS
2 51 (42.50%) HTML
3 41 (34.17%) jQuery
4 26 (21.67%) JSON
4 26 (21.67%) XML
5 23 (19.17%) .NET
6 22 (18.33%) LAMP
6 22 (18.33%) Sass
7 21 (17.50%) HTML5
7 21 (17.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 19 (15.83%) Ajax
8 19 (15.83%) CSS3
9 15 (12.50%) ELK Stack
10 14 (11.67%) Ruby on Rails
11 12 (10.00%) ASP.NET
11 12 (10.00%) Laravel
12 10 (8.33%) AngularJS
12 10 (8.33%) RESTful
13 9 (7.50%) Web Services
14 8 (6.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.50%) EPoS
2 7 (5.83%) User Experience
3 4 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.33%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.50%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.50%) W3C
5 2 (1.67%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.83%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.83%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 44 (36.67%) Linux
2 16 (13.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.83%) Android
3 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (30.83%) MVC
2 33 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (27.50%) Web Development
3 20 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 20 (16.67%) OO
4 18 (15.00%) Software Engineering
5 15 (12.50%) DevOps
5 15 (12.50%) Front End Development
5 15 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
6 14 (11.67%) Analytics
6 14 (11.67%) Web Design
7 13 (10.83%) OOP
8 11 (9.17%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (9.17%) Unit Testing
9 9 (7.50%) Open Source
9 9 (7.50%) Scrum
9 9 (7.50%) TDD
10 8 (6.67%) OO PHP
10 8 (6.67%) Project Management
10 8 (6.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 50 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 20 (16.67%) C#
3 18 (15.00%) Ruby
4 14 (11.67%) Java
5 11 (9.17%) SQL
6 9 (7.50%) Python
7 4 (3.33%) Go
8 3 (2.50%) C
8 3 (2.50%) PHP 5
9 2 (1.67%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.67%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.83%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.83%) C++
10 1 (0.83%) Perl
10 1 (0.83%) PHP 4
10 1 (0.83%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (8.33%) Degree
2 5 (4.17%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.83%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.83%) Ceph
1 1 (0.83%) Docker
1 1 (0.83%) KVM
1 1 (0.83%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 14 (11.67%) Ansible
2 8 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (6.67%) Puppet
3 1 (0.83%) Grafana
3 1 (0.83%) Graphite
3 1 (0.83%) Icinga
3 1 (0.83%) Kibana
3 1 (0.83%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.83%) logstash
3 1 (0.83%) Nagios
3 1 (0.83%) Salt
Vendors
1 20 (16.67%) Google
2 8 (6.67%) Zend
3 7 (5.83%) Twitter
4 4 (3.33%) Apple
5 2 (1.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.67%) SAP
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