The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £33,000 in advertised job vacancies in Stafford during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

PHP Developer
Staffordshire / Stafford
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 13 17
Rank change year-on-year +9 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 30 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stafford 41.10% 9.76% 9.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 41.10% 10.00% 9.59%
Number of salaries quoted 30 4 6
Median salary £33,000 £33,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% -3.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £29,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £36,050 £49,250
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 73 40 73
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stafford 100.00% 97.56% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 68 40 57
Median salary £26,500 £27,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.63% -29.48%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £60,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP Developer in Stafford

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 41 (100.00%) PHP
2 37 (90.24%) MySQL
3 32 (78.05%) Git (software)
4 31 (75.61%) Magento
4 31 (75.61%) JavaScript
5 29 (70.73%) jQuery
6 28 (68.29%) E-Commerce
7 26 (63.41%) Apple
7 26 (63.41%) Electronics
7 26 (63.41%) Automotive
7 26 (63.41%) Retail
7 26 (63.41%) Data Structures
8 11 (26.83%) Mentoring
9 8 (19.51%) Laravel
10 5 (12.20%) Web Development
11 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
11 4 (9.76%) CSS
11 4 (9.76%) Linux
11 4 (9.76%) HTML
12 3 (7.32%) OOP
12 3 (7.32%) OO
12 3 (7.32%) MVC
12 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (7.32%) LAMP
12 3 (7.32%) Zend
12 3 (7.32%) WordPress
13 2 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
13 2 (4.88%) CSS3
13 2 (4.88%) HTML5
13 2 (4.88%) RESTful

PHP Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 3 (7.32%) WordPress
2 1 (2.44%) Apache
2 1 (2.44%) CMS
2 1 (2.44%) ColdFusion
Business Applications
1 31 (75.61%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Google Analytics
1 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (90.24%) MySQL
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 32 (78.05%) Git (software)
General
1 26 (63.41%) Automotive
1 26 (63.41%) Electronics
1 26 (63.41%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (70.73%) jQuery
2 8 (19.51%) Laravel
3 4 (9.76%) CSS
3 4 (9.76%) HTML
4 3 (7.32%) LAMP
5 2 (4.88%) Apache Flex
5 2 (4.88%) CSS3
5 2 (4.88%) HTML5
5 2 (4.88%) RESTful
6 1 (2.44%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 26 (63.41%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.44%) EPoS
2 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (68.29%) E-Commerce
2 11 (26.83%) Mentoring
3 5 (12.20%) Web Development
4 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
5 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.32%) MVC
5 3 (7.32%) OO
5 3 (7.32%) OOP
6 2 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (4.88%) Front End Development
6 2 (4.88%) OO PHP
6 2 (4.88%) Scrum
6 2 (4.88%) User Stories
7 1 (2.44%) Analytics
7 1 (2.44%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (2.44%) Line Management
7 1 (2.44%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (2.44%) Performance Management
7 1 (2.44%) SDLC
7 1 (2.44%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) PHP
2 31 (75.61%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.44%) C++
3 1 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (63.41%) Apple
2 3 (7.32%) Zend
3 2 (4.88%) Google
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft