The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 18 11 18
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Permanent jobs citing PHP 1 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 1.20% 9.23% 1.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.86% 17.14% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 1
Average salary £24,250 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.18% +1.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
PHP
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Walsall region.

Programming Languages Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
35 35 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 42.17% 53.85% 81.36%
Number of salaries quoted 28 33 44
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £34,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Walsall region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

PHP
Salary Trend in Walsall

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Walsall region.

PHP Salary Trend in Walsall

PHP
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) AS400
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Walsall 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory