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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 12 17 13
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing PHP 15 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 16.85% 13.73% 14.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.88% 17.50% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 10
Average salary £31,750 £19,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+67.10% -45.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £19,000 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £36,700 £30,500 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
43 40 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 48.31% 78.43% 70.59%
Number of salaries quoted 37 40 44
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £19,000 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £38,350 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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
Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Wolverhampton region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 15 (65.22%) HTML
1 15 (65.22%) JavaScript
1 15 (65.22%) CSS
1 15 (65.22%) Linux
2 12 (52.17%) MySQL
2 12 (52.17%) MVC
2 12 (52.17%) HTML5
3 11 (47.83%) SQL
4 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
4 9 (39.13%) Blackberry
4 9 (39.13%) Degree
4 9 (39.13%) Android
4 9 (39.13%) iPhone
4 9 (39.13%) iPad
4 9 (39.13%) CSS3
4 9 (39.13%) Mobile App
5 7 (30.43%) Tomcat
5 7 (30.43%) Java
6 6 (26.09%) UNIX
6 6 (26.09%) Web Services
6 6 (26.09%) OO
6 6 (26.09%) Apache
6 6 (26.09%) jQuery
6 6 (26.09%) Android Development
6 6 (26.09%) iOS Development
6 6 (26.09%) Laravel
7 5 (21.74%) MongoDB
7 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
7 5 (21.74%) Web Development
8 4 (17.39%) Zend

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 (30.43%) Tomcat
2 6 (26.09%) Apache
3 3 (13.04%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Photoshop
1 3 (13.04%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (52.17%) MySQL
2 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
3 5 (21.74%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.04%) Eclipse
2 3 (13.04%) NetBeans
2 3 (13.04%) Zend Studio
3 1 (4.35%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (4.35%) Publishing
1 1 (4.35%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 22 (95.65%) Developer
2 9 (39.13%) PHP Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Java Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Graduate
4 4 (17.39%) Graduate Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Graduate Java Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Web Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Trainee Java Developer
6 2 (8.70%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Trainee Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Trainee
6 2 (8.70%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior MySQL Developer
7 1 (4.35%) MySQL Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Junior PHP Developer
7 1 (4.35%) MySQL DBA
7 1 (4.35%) DBA
7 1 (4.35%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (65.22%) HTML
1 15 (65.22%) CSS
2 12 (52.17%) HTML5
3 9 (39.13%) CSS3
4 6 (26.09%) Laravel
4 6 (26.09%) Web Services
4 6 (26.09%) jQuery
5 3 (13.04%) Backbone.js
5 3 (13.04%) LESS
5 3 (13.04%) Spring
6 2 (8.70%) Spring MVC
6 2 (8.70%) Symfony
6 2 (8.70%) JDBC
6 2 (8.70%) XSD
6 2 (8.70%) WSDL
7 1 (4.35%) REST
7 1 (4.35%) EJB
7 1 (4.35%) CodeIgniter
7 1 (4.35%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Blackberry
1 9 (39.13%) iPhone
1 9 (39.13%) iPad
1 9 (39.13%) Mobile App
2 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (13.04%) User Experience
2 3 (13.04%) Smartphone
2 3 (13.04%) W3C
3 1 (4.35%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 15 (65.22%) Linux
2 9 (39.13%) Android
3 6 (26.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) MVC
2 6 (26.09%) OO
2 6 (26.09%) Android Development
2 6 (26.09%) iOS Development
3 5 (21.74%) Web Development
4 4 (17.39%) OO PHP
5 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.35%) TDD
6 1 (4.35%) Release Management
6 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.35%) CRM
6 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.35%) Scrum
6 1 (4.35%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) JavaScript
2 11 (47.83%) SQL
3 7 (30.43%) Java
4 3 (13.04%) Python
4 3 (13.04%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Zend
2 3 (13.04%) Adobe
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
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