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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 34 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing PHP 6 16 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 3.08% 5.41% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.80% 8.74% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 0
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 -
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
125 183 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 64.10% 61.82% 73.06%
Number of salaries quoted 109 142 149
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
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 7 July 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 18 (75.00%) HTML
1 18 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 18 (75.00%) MySQL
2 16 (66.67%) jQuery
3 13 (54.17%) Git (software)
3 13 (54.17%) CSS
4 12 (50.00%) OO
5 9 (37.50%) Apache
6 8 (33.33%) MVC
7 7 (29.17%) OOP
7 7 (29.17%) Degree
7 7 (29.17%) User Experience
8 6 (25.00%) SQL
8 6 (25.00%) Java
9 5 (20.83%) C
9 5 (20.83%) C#
9 5 (20.83%) C++
9 5 (20.83%) PL/SQL
9 5 (20.83%) Oracle
9 5 (20.83%) VBScript
9 5 (20.83%) VB
9 5 (20.83%) .NET
9 5 (20.83%) JIRA
9 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
9 5 (20.83%) VB6
9 5 (20.83%) Data Architecture
9 5 (20.83%) HTML5
9 5 (20.83%) Yii
10 4 (16.67%) CMS
10 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 9 (37.50%) Apache
2 4 (16.67%) CMS
3 2 (8.33%) WordPress
4 1 (4.17%) IIS
4 1 (4.17%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (75.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (54.17%) Git (software)
2 5 (20.83%) JIRA
3 3 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (12.50%) Subversion
4 2 (8.33%) PHPUnit
5 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.17%) Maven
General
1 2 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 3 (12.50%) PHP Web Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior PHP Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Junior Front-End Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Junior Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (75.00%) HTML
2 16 (66.67%) jQuery
3 13 (54.17%) CSS
4 5 (20.83%) HTML5
4 5 (20.83%) Yii
4 5 (20.83%) .NET
5 4 (16.67%) Laravel
6 3 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (12.50%) li3
7 2 (8.33%) CSS3
8 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
8 1 (4.17%) XML
8 1 (4.17%) XSD
8 1 (4.17%) XSLT
8 1 (4.17%) Middleware
8 1 (4.17%) Spring
8 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
8 1 (4.17%) CodeIgniter
8 1 (4.17%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) User Experience
2 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
3 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.33%) W3C
5 1 (4.17%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) OO
2 8 (33.33%) MVC
3 7 (29.17%) OOP
4 5 (20.83%) Data Architecture
5 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 3 (12.50%) Web Design
6 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Web Application Development
6 3 (12.50%) Modular Programming
7 2 (8.33%) SDLC
7 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (4.17%) SOA
8 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.17%) Integration Testing
8 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (4.17%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (25.00%) SQL
2 6 (25.00%) Java
3 5 (20.83%) VBScript
3 5 (20.83%) VB
3 5 (20.83%) VB6
3 5 (20.83%) PL/SQL
3 5 (20.83%) C
3 5 (20.83%) C#
3 5 (20.83%) C++
4 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Google
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat