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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 32 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 2.87% 4.69% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.10% 6.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 0
Average salary £25,000 £24,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +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
98 160 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 56.32% 75.12% 73.83%
Number of salaries quoted 93 127 93
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 10 (76.92%) HTML
1 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 9 (69.23%) MySQL
2 9 (69.23%) CSS
2 9 (69.23%) MVC
2 9 (69.23%) jQuery
3 8 (61.54%) OOP
4 7 (53.85%) HTML5
5 6 (46.15%) CSS3
6 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (38.46%) Web Development
7 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
7 4 (30.77%) Java
8 3 (23.08%) C#
8 3 (23.08%) SQL
8 3 (23.08%) OO
8 3 (23.08%) SEO
8 3 (23.08%) Finance
9 2 (15.38%) Apache
9 2 (15.38%) .NET
9 2 (15.38%) Degree
9 2 (15.38%) JIRA
9 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
9 2 (15.38%) Magento
9 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
9 2 (15.38%) Open Source
9 2 (15.38%) User Experience
9 2 (15.38%) Linux
10 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (7.69%) li3

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 2 (15.38%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) WordPress
2 1 (7.69%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) PHPUnit
2 1 (7.69%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (7.69%) Selenium
2 1 (7.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Games
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) PHP Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior PHP Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Graduate C# Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Designer
3 1 (7.69%) Junior Technical Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Graduate
3 1 (7.69%) Junior
3 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Junior Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) HTML
2 9 (69.23%) jQuery
2 9 (69.23%) CSS
3 7 (53.85%) HTML5
4 6 (46.15%) CSS3
5 2 (15.38%) .NET
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
6 1 (7.69%) MooTools
6 1 (7.69%) Web Services
6 1 (7.69%) XML
6 1 (7.69%) XSLT
6 1 (7.69%) JSON
6 1 (7.69%) PhoneGap
6 1 (7.69%) Laravel
6 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (7.69%) li3
6 1 (7.69%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
1 2 (15.38%) Open Source
1 2 (15.38%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) MVC
2 8 (61.54%) OOP
3 5 (38.46%) Web Development
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
5 3 (23.08%) OO
5 3 (23.08%) SEO
6 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Data Architecture
6 1 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
6 1 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 4 (30.77%) Java
3 3 (23.08%) C#
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) VBScript
4 1 (7.69%) VB
4 1 (7.69%) VB6
4 1 (7.69%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) C
4 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe
1 1 (7.69%) Twitter