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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 56 43 45
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +2
Permanent jobs citing PHP 24 22 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.30% 3.43% 3.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.66% 6.08% 6.14%
Number of salaries quoted 23 22 13
Average salary £30,000 £24,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.44% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+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
515 362 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 70.84% 56.39% 59.80%
Number of salaries quoted 408 297 247
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -13.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
(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
Stafford +6 8 £30,000 +25.00% 1
Lichfield -2 6 £30,000 -11.11% 1
Tamworth -2 4 £31,250 +38.88% 1
Stoke-on-Trent +2 3 £35,000 +48.93%
Cannock -4 1 £40,000 +60.00%
PHP
West Midlands

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 53 (76.81%) HTML
2 48 (69.57%) CSS
3 46 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 43 (62.32%) jQuery
5 31 (44.93%) MySQL
6 28 (40.58%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (39.13%) Subversion
7 27 (39.13%) OO
8 23 (33.33%) MVC
8 23 (33.33%) TDD
9 21 (30.43%) REST
10 19 (27.54%) Linux
10 19 (27.54%) OOP
10 19 (27.54%) Photoshop
10 19 (27.54%) .NET
11 18 (26.09%) C#
11 18 (26.09%) SOA
12 17 (24.64%) Adobe
12 17 (24.64%) Adobe Illustrator
12 17 (24.64%) Java
13 16 (23.19%) Sass
13 16 (23.19%) LESS
13 16 (23.19%) HTML5
14 15 (21.74%) Backbone.js
14 15 (21.74%) Phing
14 15 (21.74%) Ant
15 14 (20.29%) DOM
15 14 (20.29%) Degree
16 13 (18.84%) SOAP
16 13 (18.84%) SQL Server

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (10.14%) Apache
2 4 (5.80%) CMS
2 4 (5.80%) WordPress
3 3 (4.35%) Joomla!
4 2 (2.90%) Drupal
4 2 (2.90%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.90%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.90%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.90%) Node.js
5 1 (1.45%) Liferay
Applications
1 19 (27.54%) Photoshop
2 17 (24.64%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.70%) Asterisk PBX
2 5 (7.25%) Internet
3 2 (2.90%) Broadband
3 2 (2.90%) PBX
3 2 (2.90%) VoIP
4 1 (1.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (44.93%) MySQL
2 13 (18.84%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (39.13%) Subversion
2 15 (21.74%) Ant
2 15 (21.74%) Phing
3 8 (11.59%) Git (software)
4 5 (7.25%) TeamCity
5 3 (4.35%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.90%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.90%) Selenium
7 1 (1.45%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.45%) Moq
7 1 (1.45%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 1 (1.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (1.45%) JIRA
7 1 (1.45%) ReSharper
General
1 7 (10.14%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.80%) Finance
2 4 (5.80%) Automotive
2 4 (5.80%) Retail
3 1 (1.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 56 (81.16%) Developer
2 34 (49.28%) PHP Developer
3 20 (28.99%) Web Developer
4 11 (15.94%) PHP Web Developer
5 9 (13.04%) Junior
5 9 (13.04%) Programmer
6 7 (10.14%) Senior Developer
6 7 (10.14%) Web Programmer
6 7 (10.14%) Junior Developer
7 6 (8.70%) Graduate Developer
7 6 (8.70%) Graduate
8 5 (7.25%) Senior Web Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Junior PHP Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Front-End Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Graduate PHP Developer
8 5 (7.25%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Senior PHP Developer
9 4 (5.80%) .NET Developer
10 3 (4.35%) Software Developer
10 3 (4.35%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (76.81%) HTML
2 48 (69.57%) CSS
3 43 (62.32%) jQuery
4 21 (30.43%) REST
5 19 (27.54%) .NET
6 16 (23.19%) HTML5
6 16 (23.19%) Sass
6 16 (23.19%) LESS
7 15 (21.74%) Backbone.js
8 14 (20.29%) DOM
9 13 (18.84%) SOAP
10 10 (14.49%) XML
11 9 (13.04%) CSS3
11 9 (13.04%) Web Services
12 8 (11.59%) LAMP
13 7 (10.14%) ASP.NET
14 6 (8.70%) Symfony
15 5 (7.25%) .NET Framework
16 4 (5.80%) Dojo
16 4 (5.80%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.25%) Internet of Things
2 4 (5.80%) User Experience
3 3 (4.35%) Open Source
4 2 (2.90%) EPoS
4 2 (2.90%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.45%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.45%) Social Media
5 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (27.54%) Linux
2 11 (15.94%) CentOS
3 4 (5.80%) Windows
4 3 (4.35%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.35%) Android
5 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (40.58%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (39.13%) OO
3 23 (33.33%) TDD
3 23 (33.33%) MVC
4 19 (27.54%) OOP
5 18 (26.09%) SOA
6 8 (11.59%) Web Development
7 6 (8.70%) Automated Testing
7 6 (8.70%) Software Engineering
7 6 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (7.25%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (7.25%) E-Commerce
9 4 (5.80%) SEO
10 3 (4.35%) Pair Programming
11 2 (2.90%) Web Design
11 2 (2.90%) Data Security
11 2 (2.90%) ITIL
11 2 (2.90%) CRM
11 2 (2.90%) Time Management
11 2 (2.90%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 46 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 18 (26.09%) C#
3 17 (24.64%) Java
4 10 (14.49%) PHP5
5 7 (10.14%) C++
6 6 (8.70%) SQL
6 6 (8.70%) VB
7 4 (5.80%) VB.NET
7 4 (5.80%) VB6
7 4 (5.80%) C
8 3 (4.35%) VBScript
9 1 (1.45%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (20.29%) Degree
2 4 (5.80%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (2.90%) MCSD
3 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 17 (24.64%) Adobe
2 8 (11.59%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.90%) Oracle
3 2 (2.90%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.45%) Zend
Staffordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £28000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Zero One Design
Posted: 19 days ago