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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 33 33 40
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs citing PHP 7 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 2.46% 4.73% 3.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.87% 7.10% 4.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 4
Average salary £29,000 £26,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% -66.45%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
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
181 183 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 63.73% 66.55% 71.20%
Number of salaries quoted 139 137 115
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,300 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,000
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
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 22 October 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 16 (80.00%) HTML
2 13 (65.00%) MySQL
2 13 (65.00%) CSS
3 12 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (50.00%) MVC
4 10 (50.00%) OOP
5 8 (40.00%) Linux
5 8 (40.00%) jQuery
6 6 (30.00%) HTML5
6 6 (30.00%) .NET
7 5 (25.00%) Java
7 5 (25.00%) Apache
7 5 (25.00%) CSS3
7 5 (25.00%) Asterisk PBX
8 4 (20.00%) C#
8 4 (20.00%) SQL
8 4 (20.00%) SEO
8 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (20.00%) Web Development
8 4 (20.00%) Degree
9 3 (15.00%) VB6
9 3 (15.00%) VB
9 3 (15.00%) Photoshop
9 3 (15.00%) OO
9 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
9 3 (15.00%) Laravel
9 3 (15.00%) WordPress
9 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
10 2 (10.00%) CentOS
10 2 (10.00%) Magento

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 5 (25.00%) Apache
2 3 (15.00%) WordPress
3 2 (10.00%) Joomla!
3 2 (10.00%) Node.js
3 2 (10.00%) CMS
4 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (5.00%) Liferay
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (5.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (10.00%) Broadband
2 2 (10.00%) VoIP
3 1 (5.00%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (65.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Subversion
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (5.00%) PHPUnit
2 1 (5.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (5.00%) Selenium
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Developer
2 11 (55.00%) PHP Developer
3 3 (15.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Junior Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Penetration Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Trainee Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Trainee Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Trainee
4 2 (10.00%) Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Junior
4 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Web Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Graduate Software Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Graduate
5 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (80.00%) HTML
2 13 (65.00%) CSS
3 8 (40.00%) jQuery
4 6 (30.00%) HTML5
4 6 (30.00%) .NET
5 5 (25.00%) CSS3
6 3 (15.00%) Laravel
7 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
7 1 (5.00%) Web Services
7 1 (5.00%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (10.00%) Open Source
2 1 (5.00%) Graphic Design
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.00%) User Experience
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) CentOS
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) MVC
1 10 (50.00%) OOP
2 4 (20.00%) SEO
2 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (20.00%) Web Development
3 3 (15.00%) OO
3 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (10.00%) CRM
4 2 (10.00%) Web Design
5 1 (5.00%) E-business
5 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.00%) SOA
5 1 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (5.00%) Web Application Development
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (25.00%) Java
3 4 (20.00%) C#
3 4 (20.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) VB6
4 3 (15.00%) VB
5 2 (10.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (10.00%) C
6 1 (5.00%) VBScript
6 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.00%) C++
6 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Adobe
2 1 (5.00%) Red Hat