Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £32,000 in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

PHP Developer
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 80 72
Rank change year-on-year +54 -8 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 91 29 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 7.56% 2.37% 3.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.74% 2.42% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 90 27 38
Staffordshire median annual salary £32,000 £35,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.57% +12.00% +0.81%
10th Percentile £20,200 £28,900 £22,500
90th Percentile £40,000 £44,500 £40,750
West Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies in Staffordshire with a recognized job title 1175 1196 1180
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.67% 97.55% 98.50%
Number of salaries quoted 945 1057 1022
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £22,388
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings that featured PHP Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for PHP Developer in Staffordshire

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for PHP Developer in Staffordshire

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP Developer in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP Developer in Staffordshire

PHP Developer
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Stoke-on-Trent +56 37 £24,250 -19.17% 2
Stafford +11 33 £35,000 - 1
Lichfield +1 11 £40,000 +29.03%
Cannock +2 2 £36,250 +31.82%
Burntwood - 1 £31,000 -
PHP Developer
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Staffordshire region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 91 (100.00%) PHP
2 80 (87.91%) MySQL
3 74 (81.32%) JavaScript
4 55 (60.44%) CSS
5 53 (58.24%) HTML
6 48 (52.75%) Magento
7 43 (47.25%) Git (software)
8 40 (43.96%) Laravel
9 37 (40.66%) jQuery
9 37 (40.66%) E-Commerce
10 28 (30.77%) Retail
11 26 (28.57%) Apple
12 25 (27.47%) Electronics
12 25 (27.47%) Automotive
12 25 (27.47%) Data Structures
13 23 (25.27%) MVC
14 22 (24.18%) OO
15 21 (23.08%) CodeIgniter
15 21 (23.08%) SDLC
15 21 (23.08%) Mentoring
16 20 (21.98%) OO PHP
16 20 (21.98%) Symfony
16 20 (21.98%) Zend
17 18 (19.78%) Agile Software Development
18 16 (17.58%) Sass
19 15 (16.48%) HTML5
20 13 (14.29%) CakePHP
21 12 (13.19%) Google
21 12 (13.19%) Open Source
22 11 (12.09%) WordPress

PHP Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 11 (12.09%) WordPress
2 9 (9.89%) CMS
3 7 (7.69%) Joomla!
4 2 (2.20%) Apache
4 2 (2.20%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
1 7 (7.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 48 (52.75%) Magento
2 7 (7.69%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.69%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.10%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.20%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (87.91%) MySQL
2 6 (6.59%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.30%) MariaDB
3 3 (3.30%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.10%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.10%) BigQuery
4 1 (1.10%) Bigtable
Development Applications
1 43 (47.25%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.69%) gulp
General
1 28 (30.77%) Retail
2 25 (27.47%) Automotive
2 25 (27.47%) Electronics
3 10 (10.99%) Games
3 10 (10.99%) Marketing
4 9 (9.89%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.20%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (60.44%) CSS
2 53 (58.24%) HTML
3 40 (43.96%) Laravel
4 37 (40.66%) jQuery
5 21 (23.08%) CodeIgniter
6 20 (21.98%) Symfony
7 16 (17.58%) Sass
8 15 (16.48%) HTML5
9 13 (14.29%) CakePHP
10 8 (8.79%) LAMP
11 7 (7.69%) Compass CSS Framework
12 6 (6.59%) AngularJS
12 6 (6.59%) React
13 4 (4.40%) Doctrine
13 4 (4.40%) Spring
13 4 (4.40%) Vue (Vue.js)
14 3 (3.30%) Node.js
14 3 (3.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 2 (2.20%) CSS3
15 2 (2.20%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 25 (27.47%) Data Structures
2 6 (6.59%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (5.49%) User Experience
4 4 (4.40%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.20%) iPad
6 1 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.10%) BBC
6 1 (1.10%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.79%) Linux
2 1 (1.10%) Android
2 1 (1.10%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.10%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (40.66%) E-Commerce
2 23 (25.27%) MVC
3 22 (24.18%) OO
4 21 (23.08%) Mentoring
4 21 (23.08%) SDLC
5 20 (21.98%) OO PHP
6 18 (19.78%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (13.19%) Open Source
8 10 (10.99%) Test Automation
8 10 (10.99%) Web Development
9 7 (7.69%) Analytics
9 7 (7.69%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 7 (7.69%) Mobile First
9 7 (7.69%) Online Marketing
9 7 (7.69%) OOP
9 7 (7.69%) SEO
9 7 (7.69%) Web Design
10 3 (3.30%) Collaborative Working
10 3 (3.30%) Integration Testing
10 3 (3.30%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 91 (100.00%) PHP
2 74 (81.32%) JavaScript
3 4 (4.40%) SQL
4 3 (3.30%) Java
5 2 (2.20%) C++
5 2 (2.20%) PHP 5
6 1 (1.10%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.10%) C#
6 1 (1.10%) Go
6 1 (1.10%) PHP 7
6 1 (1.10%) Python
System Software
1 1 (1.10%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.10%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 26 (28.57%) Apple
2 20 (21.98%) Zend
3 12 (13.19%) Google
4 5 (5.49%) Twitter