The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Stafford during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP Developer
Staffordshire / Stafford
Rank 10 9 19
Rank change year-on-year -1 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 10 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stafford 15.15% 29.82% 6.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.38% 29.82% 7.04%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 5
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -38.09%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year - +2.94%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Stafford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Stafford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 65 57 71
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stafford 98.48% 100.00% 98.61%
Number of salaries quoted 52 53 59
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Stafford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stafford that featured PHP Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for PHP Developer in Stafford

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in Stafford

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

Salary trend for PHP Developer in Stafford

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in Stafford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP Developer in Stafford over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP Developer in Stafford

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, PHP Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Stafford region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 26 (100.00%) PHP
2 18 (69.23%) MySQL
3 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 9 (34.62%) HTML
4 9 (34.62%) CSS
4 9 (34.62%) Magento
4 9 (34.62%) Git (software)
4 9 (34.62%) Laravel
5 8 (30.77%) jQuery
6 7 (26.92%) Apple
6 7 (26.92%) EPoS
6 7 (26.92%) MVC
6 7 (26.92%) Electronics
6 7 (26.92%) Automotive
6 7 (26.92%) E-Commerce
6 7 (26.92%) Retail
6 7 (26.92%) Mentoring
6 7 (26.92%) Data Structures
7 6 (23.08%) WordPress
8 5 (19.23%) RESTful
8 5 (19.23%) Zend
8 5 (19.23%) ColdFusion
8 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (19.23%) Marketing
8 5 (19.23%) Web Services
8 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
9 4 (15.38%) Games
9 4 (15.38%) Web Development
10 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
10 3 (11.54%) CMS

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford 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 6 (23.08%) WordPress
2 5 (19.23%) ColdFusion
3 3 (11.54%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (69.23%) MySQL
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (26.92%) Automotive
1 7 (26.92%) Electronics
1 7 (26.92%) Retail
2 5 (19.23%) Marketing
3 4 (15.38%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) CSS
1 9 (34.62%) HTML
1 9 (34.62%) Laravel
2 8 (30.77%) jQuery
3 5 (19.23%) RESTful
3 5 (19.23%) Web Services
4 2 (7.69%) Apache Flex
4 2 (7.69%) CSS3
4 2 (7.69%) HTML5
4 2 (7.69%) LAMP
5 1 (3.85%) .NET
5 1 (3.85%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (3.85%) Symfony
5 1 (3.85%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Data Structures
1 7 (26.92%) EPoS
2 2 (7.69%) User Experience
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) E-Commerce
1 7 (26.92%) Mentoring
1 7 (26.92%) MVC
2 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (15.38%) Web Development
4 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
5 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (7.69%) OO
5 2 (7.69%) OO PHP
5 2 (7.69%) OOP
5 2 (7.69%) Scrum
5 2 (7.69%) User Stories
6 1 (3.85%) Analytics
6 1 (3.85%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (3.85%) DNA
6 1 (3.85%) ERP
6 1 (3.85%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (3.85%) TDD
6 1 (3.85%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) PHP
2 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.69%) Java
3 2 (7.69%) SQL
4 1 (3.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Apple
2 5 (19.23%) Zend
3 2 (7.69%) Google
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) SAP