The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 34 47 49
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +2
Permanent jobs citing PHP 38 22 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 6.44% 3.92% 2.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.84% 7.80% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 38 20 13
Average salary £31,000 £30,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,500 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £30,000 £28,800
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Programming Languages Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
430 282 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 72.88% 50.27% 56.79%
Number of salaries quoted 338 250 276
Average salary £36,000 £34,275 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.03% -9.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
PHP
West Midlands

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Burton-upon-Trent +4 13 £20,000 -5.88% 1
Stoke-on-Trent +2 10 £31,000 -17.33% 5
Lichfield -4 8 £45,000 +50.00%
Stafford - 3 £37,500 -
PHP
West Midlands

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 50 (70.42%) jQuery
2 44 (61.97%) MySQL
3 40 (56.34%) JavaScript
4 37 (52.11%) HTML
4 37 (52.11%) CSS
5 30 (42.25%) OOP
5 30 (42.25%) .NET
6 24 (33.80%) Git (software)
7 22 (30.99%) HTML5
7 22 (30.99%) Symfony
8 21 (29.58%) C#
9 19 (26.76%) SQL Server
10 18 (25.35%) Java
11 17 (23.94%) Linux
11 17 (23.94%) Degree
11 17 (23.94%) PHP5
11 17 (23.94%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (21.13%) C++
13 14 (19.72%) SOAP
13 14 (19.72%) Automated Testing
13 14 (19.72%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (19.72%) REST
13 14 (19.72%) TeamCity
14 13 (18.31%) TDD
14 13 (18.31%) .NET Framework
15 12 (16.90%) E-Commerce
16 11 (15.49%) SQL
16 11 (15.49%) MVC
17 10 (14.08%) Social Media
18 9 (12.68%) Security Cleared

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 7 (9.86%) WordPress
1 7 (9.86%) CMS
2 6 (8.45%) Apache
2 6 (8.45%) Node.js
3 1 (1.41%) Drupal
3 1 (1.41%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.41%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.82%) MS Project
2 1 (1.41%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.41%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.45%) Amazon S3
1 6 (8.45%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (8.45%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (2.82%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.63%) Broadband
2 2 (2.82%) PBX
2 2 (2.82%) IP Telephony
2 2 (2.82%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (1.41%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (61.97%) MySQL
2 19 (26.76%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 6 (8.45%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 24 (33.80%) Git (software)
2 14 (19.72%) TeamCity
3 8 (11.27%) Subversion
4 2 (2.82%) Axure RP
General
1 5 (7.04%) Marketing
2 4 (5.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 69 (97.18%) Developer
2 52 (73.24%) PHP Developer
3 22 (30.99%) Junior Developer
3 22 (30.99%) Junior
4 21 (29.58%) Junior PHP Developer
5 16 (22.54%) Web Developer
6 15 (21.13%) Graduate Developer
6 15 (21.13%) Graduate
7 13 (18.31%) Graduate PHP Developer
8 6 (8.45%) PHP Web Developer
9 5 (7.04%) Senior PHP Developer
9 5 (7.04%) Senior Developer
10 4 (5.63%) Front-End Developer
10 4 (5.63%) Front-End Web Developer
11 3 (4.23%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 3 (4.23%) .NET Developer
11 3 (4.23%) Team Leader
11 3 (4.23%) Development Team Leader
12 2 (2.82%) Project Manager
12 2 (2.82%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (70.42%) jQuery
2 37 (52.11%) HTML
2 37 (52.11%) CSS
3 30 (42.25%) .NET
4 22 (30.99%) HTML5
4 22 (30.99%) Symfony
5 14 (19.72%) SOAP
5 14 (19.72%) REST
6 13 (18.31%) .NET Framework
7 8 (11.27%) Web Services
7 8 (11.27%) CodeIgniter
7 8 (11.27%) CSS3
8 5 (7.04%) AngularJS
9 4 (5.63%) LAMP
9 4 (5.63%) Laravel
10 3 (4.23%) XML
10 3 (4.23%) Classic ASP
11 2 (2.82%) Zend Framework
12 1 (1.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 1 (1.41%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.08%) Social Media
2 3 (4.23%) EPoS
3 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.82%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.94%) Linux
2 4 (5.63%) CentOS
3 3 (4.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (42.25%) OOP
2 17 (23.94%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (19.72%) Automated Testing
3 14 (19.72%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (18.31%) TDD
5 12 (16.90%) E-Commerce
6 11 (15.49%) MVC
7 9 (12.68%) Web Development
7 9 (12.68%) Web Design
8 8 (11.27%) SEO
9 5 (7.04%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (4.23%) Social Media Marketing
10 3 (4.23%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (4.23%) Data Security
11 2 (2.82%) Project Management
11 2 (2.82%) Scrum
12 1 (1.41%) Software Architecture
12 1 (1.41%) Web Testing
12 1 (1.41%) Pair Programming
12 1 (1.41%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (56.34%) JavaScript
2 21 (29.58%) C#
3 18 (25.35%) Java
4 17 (23.94%) PHP5
5 15 (21.13%) C++
6 11 (15.49%) SQL
7 4 (5.63%) C
8 3 (4.23%) VB6
8 3 (4.23%) VB
8 3 (4.23%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.82%) VBScript
9 2 (2.82%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.41%) PHP4
10 1 (1.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (23.94%) Degree
2 9 (12.68%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (8.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.04%) Zend
3 2 (2.82%) Oracle
4 1 (1.41%) Twitter
4 1 (1.41%) Adobe
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-on-Trent
360 Resourcing
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 9 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Tile Mountain
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 16 days ago
Staffordshire
TechCare Limited
Salary: £25,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £17,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago