The table below looks at the statistics for PHP 5 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP 5 over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP 5
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank - 68 66
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 0.34% 0.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.59% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Median salary - £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.50%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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
339 338 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 61.97% 57.29% 62.88%
Number of salaries quoted 285 313 320
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

PHP 5
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Staffordshire region citing PHP 5 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PHP 5 Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

PHP 5
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP 5 across the Staffordshire region.

PHP 5 Salary Trend in Staffordshire

PHP 5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing PHP 5 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 5.

1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) Google
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Memcached
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) Phing
2 2 (66.67%) Semantic HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (66.67%) PHPUnit
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Optimisation
2 2 (66.67%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (66.67%) nginx
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) SEO
2 2 (66.67%) LAMP
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) W3C
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL

PHP 5
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 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) nginx
2 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Phing
2 2 (66.67%) PHPUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL Developer
2 2 (66.67%) PHP Developer
2 2 (66.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior MySQL Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior PHP Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (33.33%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Memcached
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) LAMP
2 2 (66.67%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) Semantic HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
1 2 (66.67%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Optimisation
2 2 (66.67%) SEO
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source Development
3 1 (33.33%) Pay per click
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Go
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) PHP 4
3 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Google