The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 38 39 36
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 1.74% 1.47% 3.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.79% 2.09% 5.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 7
Average salary £35,000 £23,500 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.93% -69.67%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
PHP
Staffordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stoke-on-Trent region.

Programming Languages Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
179 191 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 62.15% 70.22% 70.90%
Number of salaries quoted 126 159 127
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 2 September 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 14 (66.67%) MySQL
2 13 (61.90%) Linux
3 12 (57.14%) HTML
4 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
5 9 (42.86%) .NET
6 8 (38.10%) SQL
6 8 (38.10%) CSS
7 7 (33.33%) Apache
8 6 (28.57%) Java
8 6 (28.57%) jQuery
8 6 (28.57%) Asterisk PBX
9 5 (23.81%) Node.js
9 5 (23.81%) OOP
9 5 (23.81%) SEO
9 5 (23.81%) MVC
9 5 (23.81%) Degree
10 4 (19.05%) VB6
10 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
10 4 (19.05%) Web Services
10 4 (19.05%) C#
10 4 (19.05%) VB
10 4 (19.05%) Social Media
10 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
10 4 (19.05%) CentOS
11 3 (14.29%) Amazon S3
11 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
11 3 (14.29%) ElastiCache
11 3 (14.29%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 3 (14.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 3 (14.29%) MongoDB

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 7 (33.33%) Apache
2 5 (23.81%) Node.js
3 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
3 2 (9.52%) CMS
3 2 (9.52%) Joomla!
3 2 (9.52%) WordPress
4 1 (4.76%) Liferay
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon S3
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon SQS
1 3 (14.29%) ElastiCache
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (9.52%) Broadband
2 2 (9.52%) PBX
2 2 (9.52%) VoIP
3 1 (4.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (66.67%) MySQL
2 3 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 3 (14.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Subversion
2 1 (4.76%) JIRA
2 1 (4.76%) Selenium
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) PHPUnit
2 1 (4.76%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (4.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Developer
2 12 (57.14%) PHP Developer
3 4 (19.05%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Penetration Tester
4 3 (14.29%) Trainee Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Trainee Tester
4 3 (14.29%) Trainee
4 3 (14.29%) Tester
4 3 (14.29%) Junior
5 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Junior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Linux Support
6 1 (4.76%) Junior Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Graduate Software Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Graduate
6 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) HTML
2 9 (42.86%) .NET
3 8 (38.10%) CSS
4 6 (28.57%) jQuery
5 4 (19.05%) Web Services
6 3 (14.29%) Laravel
7 2 (9.52%) HTML5
8 1 (4.76%) PhoneGap
8 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Social Media
2 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) Open Source
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Linux
2 4 (19.05%) CentOS
3 2 (9.52%) Windows
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) OOP
1 5 (23.81%) MVC
1 5 (23.81%) SEO
2 3 (14.29%) OO
3 2 (9.52%) CRM
3 2 (9.52%) Web Design
3 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.76%) Web Development
4 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (4.76%) Web Application Development
4 1 (4.76%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.76%) Automated Testing
4 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.76%) SOA
4 1 (4.76%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
2 8 (38.10%) SQL
3 6 (28.57%) Java
4 4 (19.05%) C#
4 4 (19.05%) VB
4 4 (19.05%) VB6
5 3 (14.29%) C
6 2 (9.52%) VB.NET
7 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
7 1 (4.76%) C++
7 1 (4.76%) VBScript
7 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
2 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
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