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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 31 43 30
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -13
Permanent jobs citing PHP 36 19 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 5.99% 3.64% 6.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.50% 5.88% 10.29%
Number of salaries quoted 36 19 31
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +12.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,800 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
343 323 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 57.07% 61.88% 65.67%
Number of salaries quoted 314 297 295
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
(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 +15 13 £30,000 +50.00% 2
Stoke-on-Trent +5 8 £25,000 - 3
Burton-upon-Trent +3 5 £45,000 +20.00%
Lichfield +1 4 £25,250 -42.61% 1
Rugeley - 1 £28,500 -
PHP
West Midlands

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 37 (63.79%) HTML
2 28 (48.28%) MySQL
3 24 (41.38%) CSS
4 21 (36.21%) JavaScript
5 20 (34.48%) Java
5 20 (34.48%) Degree
6 17 (29.31%) MVC
7 16 (27.59%) SQL
8 14 (24.14%) C
9 13 (22.41%) PL/SQL
9 13 (22.41%) Oracle
9 13 (22.41%) SQL Server
9 13 (22.41%) Computer Science
10 12 (20.69%) C++
10 12 (20.69%) OOP
10 12 (20.69%) Git (software)
11 11 (18.97%) jQuery
12 10 (17.24%) Symfony
12 10 (17.24%) VB6
12 10 (17.24%) VBScript
12 10 (17.24%) VB
12 10 (17.24%) LAMP
12 10 (17.24%) REST
13 9 (15.52%) CMS
13 9 (15.52%) SOAP
13 9 (15.52%) Web Services
13 9 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (15.52%) WordPress
14 8 (13.79%) OO
14 8 (13.79%) Linux

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 9 (15.52%) CMS
1 9 (15.52%) WordPress
2 7 (12.07%) Apache
3 5 (8.62%) ColdFusion
4 4 (6.90%) IIS
5 3 (5.17%) Drupal
5 3 (5.17%) Node.js
6 1 (1.72%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.72%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.17%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.72%) MailChimp
3 1 (1.72%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) Internet
1 2 (3.45%) Intranet
2 1 (1.72%) DNS
2 1 (1.72%) FTP
2 1 (1.72%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (48.28%) MySQL
2 13 (22.41%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.90%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.17%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.72%) Big Data
5 1 (1.72%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (20.69%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.62%) TeamCity
3 2 (3.45%) Grunt
3 2 (3.45%) gulp
3 2 (3.45%) Subversion
4 1 (1.72%) Phing
4 1 (1.72%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.72%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (10.34%) Marketing
2 3 (5.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.72%) Law
3 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 50 (86.21%) Developer
2 36 (62.07%) PHP Developer
3 10 (17.24%) Senior Developer
3 10 (17.24%) Web Developer
4 9 (15.52%) Graduate
4 9 (15.52%) SQL Developer
5 8 (13.79%) C++ Developer
5 8 (13.79%) PHP Web Developer
5 8 (13.79%) Senior PHP Developer
5 8 (13.79%) Software Developer
6 6 (10.34%) Graduate C++ Developer
6 6 (10.34%) Graduate Oracle Developer
6 6 (10.34%) Graduate SQL Developer
6 6 (10.34%) Junior
6 6 (10.34%) Junior Developer
6 6 (10.34%) Oracle Developer
6 6 (10.34%) VB Developer
7 5 (8.62%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (8.62%) MySQL Developer
7 5 (8.62%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (63.79%) HTML
2 24 (41.38%) CSS
3 11 (18.97%) jQuery
4 10 (17.24%) LAMP
4 10 (17.24%) REST
4 10 (17.24%) Symfony
5 9 (15.52%) SOAP
5 9 (15.52%) Web Services
6 8 (13.79%) RESTful
7 6 (10.34%) CodeIgniter
7 6 (10.34%) HTML5
7 6 (10.34%) Laravel
7 6 (10.34%) XML
8 5 (8.62%) .NET
8 5 (8.62%) Ajax
9 3 (5.17%) CSS3
10 2 (3.45%) .NET Framework
10 2 (3.45%) Sass
10 2 (3.45%) WAMP
11 1 (1.72%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.41%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.34%) User Experience
3 4 (6.90%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.17%) EPoS
5 2 (3.45%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.45%) W3C
6 1 (1.72%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.79%) Linux
2 1 (1.72%) Android
2 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.72%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.31%) MVC
2 12 (20.69%) OOP
3 9 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (13.79%) OO
5 6 (10.34%) TDD
6 5 (8.62%) Automated Testing
6 5 (8.62%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (8.62%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (8.62%) Software Engineering
7 4 (6.90%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (6.90%) Web Application Development
8 3 (5.17%) SDLC
8 3 (5.17%) Unit Testing
9 2 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.45%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.45%) Front End Development
9 2 (3.45%) OO PHP
9 2 (3.45%) Open Source
10 1 (1.72%) High Availability
10 1 (1.72%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 21 (36.21%) JavaScript
2 20 (34.48%) Java
3 16 (27.59%) SQL
4 14 (24.14%) C
5 13 (22.41%) PL/SQL
6 12 (20.69%) C++
7 10 (17.24%) VB
7 10 (17.24%) VB6
7 10 (17.24%) VBScript
8 5 (8.62%) Python
9 3 (5.17%) C#
10 2 (3.45%) Go
10 2 (3.45%) PHP 5
11 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.72%) ECMAScript
11 1 (1.72%) ES6
11 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (34.48%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (22.41%) Oracle
2 5 (8.62%) Zend
3 4 (6.90%) Google
4 1 (1.72%) Apple
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
Stafford, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, Stoke-on-Trent,...
XIST4 Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 40,000 DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Lichfield
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago