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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 31 33 47
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +14
Permanent jobs citing PHP 8 17 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 3.62% 6.61% 1.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.80% 9.09% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 0
Average salary £24,000 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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
138 187 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 62.44% 72.76% 76.07%
Number of salaries quoted 122 151 105
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £21,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £60,000 £48,750
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 19 December 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 9 (81.82%) MySQL
1 9 (81.82%) CSS
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 8 (72.73%) OOP
2 8 (72.73%) MVC
2 8 (72.73%) HTML
2 8 (72.73%) jQuery
3 7 (63.64%) HTML5
4 6 (54.55%) CSS3
5 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (45.45%) Web Development
6 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
7 3 (27.27%) SEO
7 3 (27.27%) Linux
7 3 (27.27%) Finance
8 2 (18.18%) Magento
8 2 (18.18%) .NET
8 2 (18.18%) C#
8 2 (18.18%) Java
8 2 (18.18%) OO
9 1 (9.09%) SOA
9 1 (9.09%) E-business
9 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
9 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
9 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
9 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
9 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
9 1 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (9.09%) Oracle
9 1 (9.09%) Adobe

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) WordPress
1 1 (9.09%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) Selenium
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) PHPUnit
1 1 (9.09%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) PHP Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Support
3 1 (9.09%) Graduate C# Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Web Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) CSS
2 8 (72.73%) HTML
2 8 (72.73%) jQuery
3 7 (63.64%) HTML5
4 6 (54.55%) CSS3
5 2 (18.18%) .NET
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
6 1 (9.09%) MooTools
6 1 (9.09%) Web Services
6 1 (9.09%) XML
6 1 (9.09%) XSLT
6 1 (9.09%) JSON
6 1 (9.09%) PhoneGap
6 1 (9.09%) Laravel
6 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (9.09%) li3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Graphic Design
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 1 (9.09%) Open Source
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
1 1 (9.09%) User Experience
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) OOP
1 8 (72.73%) MVC
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Web Development
3 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
4 3 (27.27%) SEO
5 2 (18.18%) OO
6 1 (9.09%) SOA
6 1 (9.09%) E-business
6 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
6 1 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe
1 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
1 1 (9.09%) Twitter