Period
to 19 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire with a requirement for PHP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PHP over the 6 months to 19 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 18 22
Rank change year-on-year -13 +4 +8
Permanent jobs citing PHP 25 41 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 7.62% 10.07% 8.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.03% 22.91% 20.36%
Number of salaries quoted 24 43 50
Shropshire median annual salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% - +20.37%
10th Percentile £21,250 £27,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £38,725 £39,500 £44,125
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +14.75%

PHP is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Shropshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 156 179 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 47.56% 43.98% 41.54%
Number of salaries quoted 92 133 165
Shropshire median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.59% +2.82% -5.33%
10th Percentile £21,825 £27,650 £22,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,375 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,323
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.72% +2.81%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

Job postings citing PHP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Shropshire.

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Shropshire

PHP
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for PHP in Shropshire

PHP
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in Shropshire over the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

Salary histogram for PHP in Shropshire

PHP
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Shropshire region over the 6 months to 19 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford +14 23 £30,000 - 1
Shrewsbury -4 1 £22,500 -35.71% 1
PHP
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Shropshire region with a requirement for PHP.

1 23 (92.00%) JavaScript
2 18 (72.00%) Web Development
2 18 (72.00%) MVC
3 17 (68.00%) Laravel
4 16 (64.00%) CSS
5 15 (60.00%) HTML
6 13 (52.00%) OO
6 13 (52.00%) OOD
6 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (36.00%) MySQL
9 8 (32.00%) OOP
9 8 (32.00%) Telecoms
9 8 (32.00%) Translating Business Requirements
10 7 (28.00%) OO PHP
10 7 (28.00%) Mentoring
10 7 (28.00%) Spring
10 7 (28.00%) Degree
11 6 (24.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (20.00%) Confluence
12 5 (20.00%) ES6
12 5 (20.00%) JIRA
12 5 (20.00%) TDD
13 3 (12.00%) Integration Testing
13 3 (12.00%) WordPress
13 3 (12.00%) Salesforce.com
14 2 (8.00%) Software Testing
14 2 (8.00%) SDET
15 1 (4.00%) PHP 7
15 1 (4.00%) Problem-Solving

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (20.00%) Confluence
2 3 (12.00%) WordPress
3 1 (4.00%) CMS
3 1 (4.00%) Drupal
3 1 (4.00%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) PHPUnit
General
1 8 (32.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Advertising
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (92.00%) Developer
2 12 (48.00%) PHP Developer
3 10 (40.00%) Software Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Junior
5 4 (16.00%) Junior Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Junior Software Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Web Developer
6 3 (12.00%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Designer
7 1 (4.00%) Developer in Test
7 1 (4.00%) Development Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Junior Software Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Junior Software Test Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Software Development Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Test Development Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (68.00%) Laravel
2 16 (64.00%) CSS
3 15 (60.00%) HTML
4 7 (28.00%) Spring
5 1 (4.00%) jQuery
5 1 (4.00%) Sass
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) MVC
1 18 (72.00%) Web Development
2 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (52.00%) OO
2 13 (52.00%) OOD
3 10 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (32.00%) OOP
4 8 (32.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 7 (28.00%) Mentoring
5 7 (28.00%) OO PHP
6 6 (24.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (20.00%) TDD
8 3 (12.00%) Integration Testing
9 2 (8.00%) SDET
9 2 (8.00%) Software Testing
10 1 (4.00%) Build Automation
10 1 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
10 1 (4.00%) Problem-Solving
10 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (20.00%) ES6
3 1 (4.00%) Java
3 1 (4.00%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Salesforce.com