Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stafford 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
Staffordshire > Stafford
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 4 30
Rank change year-on-year -2 +26 -17
Permanent jobs citing PHP 44 48 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stafford 26.83% 30.77% 8.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.74% 45.71% 12.64%
Number of salaries quoted 57 55 11
Stafford median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +25.00% -
10th Percentile £19,750 £22,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £42,500 £68,400 £35,000
Staffordshire median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year -13.33% +25.00% -

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 Stafford with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Stafford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 108 105 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stafford 65.85% 67.31% 69.60%
Number of salaries quoted 104 89 75
Stafford median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £22,575 £22,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £51,375 £57,500 £48,750
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Stafford

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Stafford

PHP
Salary Trend in Stafford

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

Salary trend for PHP in Stafford

PHP
Salary Histogram in Stafford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in Stafford over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP in Stafford

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Stafford region with a requirement for PHP.

1 38 (86.36%) MySQL
2 37 (84.09%) JavaScript
3 30 (68.18%) Git (software)
4 28 (63.64%) Magento
4 28 (63.64%) E-Commerce
5 26 (59.09%) Apple
5 26 (59.09%) Electronics
5 26 (59.09%) Automotive
5 26 (59.09%) Retail
5 26 (59.09%) jQuery
5 26 (59.09%) Data Structures
6 22 (50.00%) Mentoring
7 13 (29.55%) MVC
8 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (22.73%) CSS
9 10 (22.73%) HTML
10 9 (20.45%) Laravel
11 8 (18.18%) SDLC
11 8 (18.18%) OO
12 7 (15.91%) Java
13 6 (13.64%) Web Development
13 6 (13.64%) Scrum
14 5 (11.36%) Software Engineering
14 5 (11.36%) Symfony
14 5 (11.36%) Zend
14 5 (11.36%) CodeIgniter
14 5 (11.36%) CakePHP
14 5 (11.36%) SaaS
14 5 (11.36%) OO PHP
15 4 (9.09%) ColdFusion

PHP
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 4 (9.09%) ColdFusion
2 2 (4.55%) CMS
2 2 (4.55%) Umbraco
2 2 (4.55%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 28 (63.64%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.36%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (86.36%) MySQL
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 30 (68.18%) Git (software)
General
1 26 (59.09%) Automotive
1 26 (59.09%) Electronics
1 26 (59.09%) Retail
2 3 (6.82%) Advertising
3 2 (4.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 42 (95.45%) Developer
2 34 (77.27%) PHP Developer
3 26 (59.09%) JavaScript Developer
3 26 (59.09%) Magento Developer
3 26 (59.09%) MySQL Developer
3 26 (59.09%) PHP Magento Developer
3 26 (59.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 7 (15.91%) Junior
4 7 (15.91%) Junior Developer
4 7 (15.91%) Junior PHP Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Graduate
5 5 (11.36%) Graduate Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Graduate JavaScript Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Graduate PHP Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Junior JavaScript Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Web Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Lead Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (59.09%) jQuery
2 10 (22.73%) CSS
2 10 (22.73%) HTML
3 9 (20.45%) Laravel
4 5 (11.36%) CakePHP
4 5 (11.36%) CodeIgniter
4 5 (11.36%) Symfony
5 4 (9.09%) .NET
6 3 (6.82%) RESTful
7 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.27%) cXML
7 1 (2.27%) React
Miscellaneous
1 26 (59.09%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.82%) Linux
2 1 (2.27%) Android
2 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (63.64%) E-Commerce
2 22 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 13 (29.55%) MVC
4 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (18.18%) OO
5 8 (18.18%) SDLC
6 6 (13.64%) Scrum
6 6 (13.64%) Web Development
7 5 (11.36%) OO PHP
7 5 (11.36%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.82%) Collaborative Working
8 3 (6.82%) OOP
8 3 (6.82%) Process Improvement
9 2 (4.55%) Extreme Programming
9 2 (4.55%) Front End Development
9 2 (4.55%) OOD
9 2 (4.55%) Project Management
10 1 (2.27%) Agile Project Management
10 1 (2.27%) B2B
10 1 (2.27%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (84.09%) JavaScript
2 7 (15.91%) Java
3 3 (6.82%) C++
4 2 (4.55%) C#
5 1 (2.27%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (59.09%) Apple
2 5 (11.36%) Zend