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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 33 23 36
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +13
Permanent jobs citing PHP 42 57 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 6.50% 9.16% 6.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.63% 14.77% 9.13%
Number of salaries quoted 40 52 46
Median salary £31,000 £36,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.88% +26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,949 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
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
395 386 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 61.15% 62.06% 72.73%
Number of salaries quoted 358 341 408
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £57,250
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 25 May 2016.

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 25 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Lichfield -3 13 £31,000 -12.67%
Stoke-on-Trent -13 11 £26,000 -0.95% 2
Stafford -1 5 £32,500 -38.09% 1
Burton-upon-Trent -6 5 £45,000 +12.50%
Tamworth -12 5 £19,500 -48.00%
PHP
West Midlands

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 48 (57.83%) HTML
2 39 (46.99%) CSS
3 37 (44.58%) JavaScript
4 35 (42.17%) MySQL
5 32 (38.55%) Web Development
6 27 (32.53%) MVC
6 27 (32.53%) OOP
7 24 (28.92%) jQuery
8 21 (25.30%) Degree
9 20 (24.10%) WordPress
10 18 (21.69%) CMS
10 18 (21.69%) Java
11 17 (20.48%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (20.48%) Symfony
11 17 (20.48%) Git (software)
11 17 (20.48%) RESTful
12 13 (15.66%) CodeIgniter
13 12 (14.46%) LAMP
13 12 (14.46%) E-Commerce
13 12 (14.46%) C#
13 12 (14.46%) SQL
13 12 (14.46%) SQL Server
14 11 (13.25%) Apache
14 11 (13.25%) SOAP
14 11 (13.25%) Linux
14 11 (13.25%) Oracle
14 11 (13.25%) XML
15 10 (12.05%) .NET
15 10 (12.05%) Web Services
15 10 (12.05%) VB

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 20 (24.10%) WordPress
2 18 (21.69%) CMS
3 11 (13.25%) Apache
4 8 (9.64%) ColdFusion
5 4 (4.82%) nginx
6 1 (1.20%) Drupal
6 1 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.20%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (6.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 5 (6.02%) Photoshop
2 4 (4.82%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (7.23%) Magento
2 1 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.23%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.02%) AdWords
3 1 (1.20%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.20%) MailChimp
3 1 (1.20%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.64%) Intranet
2 3 (3.61%) HTTP
3 1 (1.20%) DNS
3 1 (1.20%) FTP
3 1 (1.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (42.17%) MySQL
2 12 (14.46%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.61%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (20.48%) Git (software)
2 10 (12.05%) TeamCity
3 2 (2.41%) Phing
3 2 (2.41%) PHPUnit
3 2 (2.41%) Subversion
3 2 (2.41%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.20%) Grunt
4 1 (1.20%) gulp
General
1 9 (10.84%) Marketing
2 1 (1.20%) Automotive
2 1 (1.20%) Games
2 1 (1.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 62 (74.70%) Developer
2 40 (48.19%) PHP Developer
3 18 (21.69%) Web Developer
4 16 (19.28%) Senior Developer
5 10 (12.05%) Senior PHP Developer
6 9 (10.84%) JavaScript Developer
6 9 (10.84%) Senior Web Developer
7 8 (9.64%) PHP Programmer
7 8 (9.64%) Programmer
8 7 (8.43%) C++ Developer
9 6 (7.23%) Analyst
9 6 (7.23%) Graduate
9 6 (7.23%) HTML CSS Developer
9 6 (7.23%) HTML Developer
9 6 (7.23%) MySQL Developer
9 6 (7.23%) OO PHP Developer
9 6 (7.23%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 6 (7.23%) PHP Web Developer
10 5 (6.02%) Graduate Oracle Developer
10 5 (6.02%) Graduate SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (57.83%) HTML
2 39 (46.99%) CSS
3 24 (28.92%) jQuery
4 17 (20.48%) RESTful
4 17 (20.48%) Symfony
5 13 (15.66%) CodeIgniter
6 12 (14.46%) LAMP
7 11 (13.25%) SOAP
7 11 (13.25%) XML
8 10 (12.05%) .NET
8 10 (12.05%) HTML5
8 10 (12.05%) REST
8 10 (12.05%) Web Services
9 8 (9.64%) WAMP
10 6 (7.23%) ASP.NET
11 5 (6.02%) Laravel
12 4 (4.82%) CGI
13 3 (3.61%) CSS3
13 3 (3.61%) Memcached
14 2 (2.41%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.64%) Computer Science
1 8 (9.64%) User Experience
2 6 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.23%) EPoS
2 6 (7.23%) Web 2.0
3 3 (3.61%) W3C
4 2 (2.41%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.41%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.25%) Linux
2 4 (4.82%) Windows
3 2 (2.41%) CentOS
3 2 (2.41%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.20%) Android
4 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.20%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (38.55%) Web Development
2 27 (32.53%) MVC
2 27 (32.53%) OOP
3 17 (20.48%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (14.46%) E-Commerce
5 10 (12.05%) Automated Testing
5 10 (12.05%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (12.05%) TDD
6 8 (9.64%) OO
6 8 (9.64%) OO PHP
7 7 (8.43%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (8.43%) SEO
8 6 (7.23%) Business Development
8 6 (7.23%) Logistics
9 5 (6.02%) Analytics
9 5 (6.02%) API Integration
9 5 (6.02%) Unit Testing
10 4 (4.82%) Escalation Management
10 4 (4.82%) SQL Optimisation
11 3 (3.61%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 37 (44.58%) JavaScript
2 18 (21.69%) Java
3 12 (14.46%) C#
3 12 (14.46%) SQL
4 10 (12.05%) VB
5 8 (9.64%) C
5 8 (9.64%) C++
6 6 (7.23%) PL/SQL
6 6 (7.23%) VB6
6 6 (7.23%) VBScript
7 4 (4.82%) PowerShell
7 4 (4.82%) VBA
8 3 (3.61%) PHP 5
9 2 (2.41%) Ruby
9 2 (2.41%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.20%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.20%) Go
10 1 (1.20%) PHP 4
10 1 (1.20%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (25.30%) Degree
2 1 (1.20%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 4 (4.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (6.02%) cPanel
2 2 (2.41%) Ansible
2 2 (2.41%) Nagios
2 2 (2.41%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.20%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 11 (13.25%) Oracle
2 6 (7.23%) Zend
3 5 (6.02%) Adobe
4 3 (3.61%) Google
5 2 (2.41%) Apple
5 2 (2.41%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.20%) Microsoft
Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
Stafffinders
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £21000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago