The table below looks at the statistics for PHP5 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP5 over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP 5
Rank 61 67 46
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -21
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 8 4 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.28% 0.65% 4.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.90% 1.09% 6.29%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 21
Average salary £47,500 £21,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+126.19% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
PHP5
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
422 366 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 67.41% 59.42% 64.73%
Number of salaries quoted 371 312 281
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

PHP5
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP5 Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

PHP5
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Staffordshire region.

PHP5 Salary Trend in Staffordshire

PHP5
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP5 within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 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
Lichfield -6 5 £47,500 +126.19%
Tamworth - 3 £40,000 -
PHP5
West Midlands

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region citing PHP5 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 PHP5.

1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) PHP
1 11 (100.00%) MySQL
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) jQuery
2 8 (72.73%) Ajax
2 8 (72.73%) OO
3 6 (54.55%) OOP
3 6 (54.55%) LAMP
4 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
4 5 (45.45%) Eclipse
4 5 (45.45%) Web Development
4 5 (45.45%) Refactoring
4 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
4 5 (45.45%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 5 (45.45%) CMS
4 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
4 5 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
4 5 (45.45%) SaaS
4 5 (45.45%) HTML5
4 5 (45.45%) CSS3
4 5 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (45.45%) People Management
5 3 (27.27%) Android Development
5 3 (27.27%) iOS Development
5 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region citing PHP5 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 PHP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (45.45%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Eclipse
1 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
2 3 (27.27%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Lead Developer
2 5 (45.45%) PHP Developer
3 2 (18.18%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) jQuery
2 8 (72.73%) Ajax
3 6 (54.55%) LAMP
4 5 (45.45%) HTML5
4 5 (45.45%) CSS3
5 3 (27.27%) XML
5 3 (27.27%) SOAP
6 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
1 3 (27.27%) Android
1 3 (27.27%) CentOS
1 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) OO
2 6 (54.55%) OOP
3 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
3 5 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (45.45%) People Management
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Web Development
3 5 (45.45%) Refactoring
3 5 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Android Development
4 3 (27.27%) iOS Development
4 3 (27.27%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) PHP
2 3 (27.27%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Red Hat