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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 37 37 42
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs citing PHP 3 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 1.04% 1.90% 2.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.69% 2.89% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 4
Average salary £35,000 £23,500 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.93% -69.67%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
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
177 173 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 61.25% 65.78% 67.03%
Number of salaries quoted 123 137 113
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 23 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 13 (68.42%) HTML
2 11 (57.89%) MySQL
3 10 (52.63%) Linux
4 9 (47.37%) CSS
5 7 (36.84%) Apache
5 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
6 6 (31.58%) Java
6 6 (31.58%) .NET
6 6 (31.58%) Asterisk PBX
7 5 (26.32%) SQL
7 5 (26.32%) OOP
7 5 (26.32%) MVC
7 5 (26.32%) Degree
8 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
8 4 (21.05%) VB6
8 4 (21.05%) C#
8 4 (21.05%) VB
8 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
8 4 (21.05%) CentOS
9 3 (15.79%) HTML5
9 3 (15.79%) Laravel
9 3 (15.79%) C
9 3 (15.79%) Photoshop
9 3 (15.79%) OO
9 3 (15.79%) Subversion
9 3 (15.79%) jQuery
10 2 (10.53%) Windows
10 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
10 2 (10.53%) Joomla!
10 2 (10.53%) Computer Science

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 (36.84%) Apache
2 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
2 2 (10.53%) CMS
2 2 (10.53%) Joomla!
2 2 (10.53%) WordPress
2 2 (10.53%) Node.js
3 1 (5.26%) Liferay
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Photoshop
2 1 (5.26%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (10.53%) Broadband
2 2 (10.53%) PBX
2 2 (10.53%) VoIP
3 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Subversion
2 1 (5.26%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) Selenium
2 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) PHPUnit
2 1 (5.26%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (5.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
2 9 (47.37%) PHP Developer
3 4 (21.05%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Penetration Tester
4 3 (15.79%) Trainee Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Trainee Tester
4 3 (15.79%) Trainee
4 3 (15.79%) Tester
5 2 (10.53%) Junior
5 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Junior Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Linux Support
6 1 (5.26%) Graduate Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Website Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Designer
6 1 (5.26%) Linux Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) HTML
2 9 (47.37%) CSS
3 6 (31.58%) .NET
4 3 (15.79%) jQuery
4 3 (15.79%) HTML5
4 3 (15.79%) Laravel
5 1 (5.26%) CSS3
5 1 (5.26%) PhoneGap
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
1 2 (10.53%) Open Source
2 1 (5.26%) Social Media
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
2 1 (5.26%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Linux
2 4 (21.05%) CentOS
3 2 (10.53%) Windows
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) OOP
1 5 (26.32%) MVC
2 3 (15.79%) OO
3 2 (10.53%) CRM
3 2 (10.53%) SEO
3 2 (10.53%) Web Design
3 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
3 2 (10.53%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (5.26%) Web Application Development
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (5.26%) Web Development
4 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
4 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.26%) SOA
4 1 (5.26%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
2 6 (31.58%) Java
3 5 (26.32%) SQL
4 4 (21.05%) C#
4 4 (21.05%) VB
4 4 (21.05%) VB6
5 3 (15.79%) C
6 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
7 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
7 1 (5.26%) C++
7 1 (5.26%) VBScript
7 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
2 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Adobe
2 1 (5.26%) Red Hat