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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 13 4 10
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Permanent jobs citing PHP 15 23 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 11.45% 25.84% 18.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.06% 46.00% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 9 23 10
Average salary £30,000 £29,000 £37,001
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -21.62%
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 Wolverhampton region.

Programming Languages Category
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
68 50 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 51.91% 56.18% 64.62%
Number of salaries quoted 50 50 39
Average salary £30,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.15% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

PHP
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

PHP Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 21 (95.45%) HTML
2 20 (90.91%) CSS
2 20 (90.91%) JavaScript
3 13 (59.09%) Git (software)
4 12 (54.55%) Laravel
5 10 (45.45%) Backbone.js
6 9 (40.91%) Degree
6 9 (40.91%) CodeIgniter
6 9 (40.91%) jQuery
7 8 (36.36%) Symfony
8 7 (31.82%) WordPress
8 7 (31.82%) Android
8 7 (31.82%) Node.js
8 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (31.82%) Mobile App
8 7 (31.82%) User Experience
9 6 (27.27%) cPanel
9 6 (27.27%) AngularJS
9 6 (27.27%) Express
9 6 (27.27%) Rackspace
9 6 (27.27%) LESS
9 6 (27.27%) API Development
9 6 (27.27%) Blackberry
9 6 (27.27%) Python
9 6 (27.27%) MySQL
9 6 (27.27%) Linux
9 6 (27.27%) OOP
9 6 (27.27%) CoffeeScript
9 6 (27.27%) SaaS
9 6 (27.27%) PHPUnit

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 (31.82%) WordPress
1 7 (31.82%) Node.js
2 3 (13.64%) Apache
3 2 (9.09%) nginx
4 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) MySQL
2 5 (22.73%) MongoDB
3 2 (9.09%) CouchDB
4 1 (4.55%) Redis
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (59.09%) Git (software)
2 6 (27.27%) PHPUnit
3 2 (9.09%) Grunt
3 2 (9.09%) Yeoman
3 2 (9.09%) Bower
4 1 (4.55%) gulp
4 1 (4.55%) Subversion
4 1 (4.55%) Selenium
General
1 1 (4.55%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) Developer
2 11 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 7 (31.82%) PHP Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Software Tester
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Software Tester
4 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Tester
4 1 (4.55%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (95.45%) HTML
2 20 (90.91%) CSS
3 12 (54.55%) Laravel
4 10 (45.45%) Backbone.js
5 9 (40.91%) CodeIgniter
5 9 (40.91%) jQuery
6 8 (36.36%) Symfony
7 6 (27.27%) LESS
7 6 (27.27%) AngularJS
7 6 (27.27%) Express
8 4 (18.18%) HTML5
9 3 (13.64%) CSS3
10 2 (9.09%) Phalcon
10 2 (9.09%) React
10 2 (9.09%) Kohana
10 2 (9.09%) Web Services
11 1 (4.55%) XSD
11 1 (4.55%) WSDL
11 1 (4.55%) LAMP
11 1 (4.55%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Mobile App
1 7 (31.82%) User Experience
2 6 (27.27%) iPad
2 6 (27.27%) Blackberry
2 6 (27.27%) iPhone
3 1 (4.55%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Android
2 6 (27.27%) Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Phone
3 1 (4.55%) UNIX
3 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (27.27%) OOP
2 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (27.27%) Time Management
2 6 (27.27%) API Development
3 4 (18.18%) OO PHP
3 4 (18.18%) OO
3 4 (18.18%) MVC
4 1 (4.55%) Web Development
4 1 (4.55%) Test Automation
4 1 (4.55%) Progressive Enhancement
4 1 (4.55%) Mobile Development
4 1 (4.55%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (4.55%) SDLC
4 1 (4.55%) API Integration
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 6 (27.27%) Python
2 6 (27.27%) CoffeeScript
3 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
3 2 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) cPanel
2 2 (9.09%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Rackspace
2 2 (9.09%) Zend
3 1 (4.55%) Facebook
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle
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