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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP 5 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 5
Rank 66 59 64
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.17% 0.57% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.29% 0.93% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
PHP 5
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 5
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP 5 across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region citing PHP 5 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 5.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (50.00%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) nginx
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) PHPUnit
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Memcached
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Phing
2 1 (50.00%) Semantic HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion

PHP 5
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region citing PHP 5 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 5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Phing
1 1 (50.00%) PHPUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior PHP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 1 (50.00%) HTML Developer
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior MySQL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior PHP Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (50.00%) Memcached
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Semantic HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (50.00%) SEO
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Google