The first table below looks at the demand for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Stoke-on-Trent region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 30 41 41
Rank change year-on-year
+11 0
Permanent jobs citing PHP 13 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 4.45% 0.84% 1.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.34% 1.16% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 3
Average salary £25,000 £23,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -20.83%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Programming Languages Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
177 173 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 60.62% 72.38% 68.59%
Number of salaries quoted 130 158 116
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
PHP
Staffordshire

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

PHP
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

PHP Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

PHP
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 17 (70.83%) MySQL
2 16 (66.67%) Linux
3 11 (45.83%) HTML
4 10 (41.67%) Apache
5 9 (37.50%) .NET
5 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
6 8 (33.33%) SQL
6 8 (33.33%) CentOS
6 8 (33.33%) Telecoms
6 8 (33.33%) Asterisk PBX
7 7 (29.17%) CSS
8 6 (25.00%) Broadband
9 5 (20.83%) Node.js
9 5 (20.83%) Java
9 5 (20.83%) C
9 5 (20.83%) SEO
9 5 (20.83%) jQuery
9 5 (20.83%) Degree
10 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
10 4 (16.67%) MVC
10 4 (16.67%) VB6
10 4 (16.67%) Subversion
10 4 (16.67%) C#
10 4 (16.67%) VB
10 4 (16.67%) PBX
10 4 (16.67%) OOP
10 4 (16.67%) Social Media
11 3 (12.50%) MongoDB
11 3 (12.50%) Amazon SQS
11 3 (12.50%) Amazon S3

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 10 (41.67%) Apache
2 5 (20.83%) Node.js
3 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.33%) CMS
3 2 (8.33%) Joomla!
3 2 (8.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon S3
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon SQS
1 3 (12.50%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) Asterisk PBX
2 6 (25.00%) Broadband
3 4 (16.67%) PBX
4 2 (8.33%) VoIP
4 2 (8.33%) IP Telephony
5 1 (4.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (70.83%) MySQL
2 3 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 3 (12.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 8 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Developer
2 15 (62.50%) PHP Developer
3 6 (25.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Penetration Tester
4 3 (12.50%) Trainee Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Trainee Tester
4 3 (12.50%) Trainee
4 3 (12.50%) Tester
4 3 (12.50%) Junior
5 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Junior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Linux Support
6 1 (4.17%) Junior Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Graduate Software Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Graduate
6 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) HTML
2 9 (37.50%) .NET
3 7 (29.17%) CSS
4 5 (20.83%) jQuery
5 3 (12.50%) Web Services
6 2 (8.33%) Laravel
7 1 (4.17%) HTML5
7 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Social Media
2 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 16 (66.67%) Linux
2 8 (33.33%) CentOS
3 2 (8.33%) Windows
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) SEO
2 4 (16.67%) OOP
2 4 (16.67%) MVC
3 2 (8.33%) OO
3 2 (8.33%) CRM
3 2 (8.33%) Web Design
3 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.17%) Web Development
4 1 (4.17%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.17%) SOA
4 1 (4.17%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 8 (33.33%) SQL
3 5 (20.83%) C
3 5 (20.83%) Java
4 4 (16.67%) VB6
4 4 (16.67%) C#
4 4 (16.67%) VB
5 2 (8.33%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.17%) VBScript
6 1 (4.17%) C++
6 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
2 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat