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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 12 5 12
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Permanent jobs citing PHP 9 33 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 9.38% 28.95% 14.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.37% 39.76% 21.95%
Number of salaries quoted 7 33 8
Average salary £30,000 £28,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -20.83%
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
49 83 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 51.04% 72.81% 65.08%
Number of salaries quoted 40 79 39
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,051 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
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 1 July 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 17 (73.91%) HTML
2 16 (69.57%) JavaScript
2 16 (69.57%) CSS
3 13 (56.52%) Linux
3 13 (56.52%) Degree
4 12 (52.17%) Android
4 12 (52.17%) MySQL
5 11 (47.83%) Blackberry
5 11 (47.83%) iPhone
5 11 (47.83%) iPad
5 11 (47.83%) Mobile App
6 10 (43.48%) Git (software)
6 10 (43.48%) MVC
7 9 (39.13%) Laravel
8 8 (34.78%) Backbone.js
8 8 (34.78%) Apache
8 8 (34.78%) jQuery
9 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
9 7 (30.43%) SQL
9 7 (30.43%) Web Services
10 6 (26.09%) UNIX
10 6 (26.09%) Java
10 6 (26.09%) Tomcat
10 6 (26.09%) Android Development
10 6 (26.09%) Node.js
10 6 (26.09%) HTML5
10 6 (26.09%) iOS Development
11 5 (21.74%) SaaS
11 5 (21.74%) CoffeeScript
11 5 (21.74%) MongoDB

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 8 (34.78%) Apache
2 6 (26.09%) Tomcat
2 6 (26.09%) Node.js
3 3 (13.04%) WordPress
4 2 (8.70%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (52.17%) MySQL
2 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
3 5 (21.74%) MongoDB
4 2 (8.70%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 10 (43.48%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.04%) PHPUnit
3 2 (8.70%) Grunt
3 2 (8.70%) Yeoman
3 2 (8.70%) Bower
4 1 (4.35%) gulp
4 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.35%) NetBeans
4 1 (4.35%) Subversion
4 1 (4.35%) Selenium
4 1 (4.35%) Zend Studio
General
1 2 (8.70%) Multimedia
2 1 (4.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (95.65%) Developer
2 8 (34.78%) PHP Developer
3 7 (30.43%) Web Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Java Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Graduate
5 4 (17.39%) Graduate Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Graduate Java Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Trainee Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Trainee
7 2 (8.70%) Trainee Java Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Mobile Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Senior Software Tester
8 1 (4.35%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Mobile Web Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Senior PHP Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Graduate Software Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Software Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (73.91%) HTML
2 16 (69.57%) CSS
3 9 (39.13%) Laravel
4 8 (34.78%) Backbone.js
4 8 (34.78%) jQuery
5 7 (30.43%) Web Services
6 6 (26.09%) HTML5
7 5 (21.74%) LESS
7 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
7 5 (21.74%) Express
7 5 (21.74%) Symfony
7 5 (21.74%) CodeIgniter
8 4 (17.39%) CSS3
9 2 (8.70%) JDBC
9 2 (8.70%) XSD
9 2 (8.70%) WSDL
9 2 (8.70%) Spring
9 2 (8.70%) Spring MVC
9 2 (8.70%) Phalcon
9 2 (8.70%) React
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Blackberry
1 11 (47.83%) iPhone
1 11 (47.83%) iPad
1 11 (47.83%) Mobile App
2 3 (13.04%) User Experience
3 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.35%) Visualisation
4 1 (4.35%) Smartphone
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Linux
2 12 (52.17%) Android
3 6 (26.09%) UNIX
4 1 (4.35%) Windows
4 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) MVC
2 6 (26.09%) Android Development
2 6 (26.09%) iOS Development
3 5 (21.74%) OO
4 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (17.39%) OO PHP
5 3 (13.04%) OOP
6 2 (8.70%) Web Development
6 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.70%) Time Management
6 2 (8.70%) API Development
7 1 (4.35%) Test Automation
7 1 (4.35%) Open Source
7 1 (4.35%) Progressive Enhancement
7 1 (4.35%) Mobile Development
7 1 (4.35%) System Integration Testing
7 1 (4.35%) SDLC
7 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.35%) TDD
7 1 (4.35%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) JavaScript
2 7 (30.43%) SQL
3 6 (26.09%) Java
4 5 (21.74%) CoffeeScript
4 5 (21.74%) Python
5 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (56.52%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Vagrant
1 2 (8.70%) cPanel
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Zend
2 2 (8.70%) Rackspace
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Facebook
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