The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire during the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP Developer
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 32 47 51
Rank change year-on-year +15 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 30 27 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 6.80% 4.05% 3.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.04% 4.10% 3.65%
Number of salaries quoted 28 27 17
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.07% -12.16%  
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 Staffordshire. 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
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 426 658 575
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 96.60% 98.65% 97.96%
Number of salaries quoted 342 600 511
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £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 Staffordshire

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

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 3 months to 27 March 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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lichfield +19 12 £40,000 -5.88%
Stafford -3 11 £32,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent +9 7 £37,500 +50.00%
Cannock - 1 £37,500 -
PHP Developer
West Midlands

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Staffordshire region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 74 (100.00%) PHP
2 61 (82.43%) MySQL
3 51 (68.92%) jQuery
4 38 (51.35%) CSS
5 37 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 31 (41.89%) MVC
7 29 (39.19%) XML
7 29 (39.19%) Linux
7 29 (39.19%) JSON
8 28 (37.84%) HTML
9 24 (32.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 21 (28.38%) Web Development
11 19 (25.68%) Ajax
12 17 (22.97%) OO
13 16 (21.62%) Google
13 16 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (21.62%) HTML5
13 16 (21.62%) CSS3
14 15 (20.27%) Analytics
15 14 (18.92%) Google Compute Engine
15 14 (18.92%) Google Cloud Platform
15 14 (18.92%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 14 (18.92%) Elastic Stack
15 14 (18.92%) Heroku
15 14 (18.92%) Redis
15 14 (18.92%) Responsive Web Design
15 14 (18.92%) Sass
15 14 (18.92%) Ruby
15 14 (18.92%) PostgreSQL
15 14 (18.92%) Web Design

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 9 (12.16%) WordPress
2 6 (8.11%) ColdFusion
3 4 (5.41%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (13.51%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.92%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 14 (18.92%) Google Cloud Platform
1 14 (18.92%) Google Compute Engine
1 14 (18.92%) Heroku
2 1 (1.35%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (82.43%) MySQL
2 14 (18.92%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (18.92%) Redis
3 5 (6.76%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (14.86%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (18.92%) Publishing
2 8 (10.81%) Automotive
2 8 (10.81%) Electronics
2 8 (10.81%) Retail
3 5 (6.76%) Marketing
4 4 (5.41%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (68.92%) jQuery
2 38 (51.35%) CSS
3 29 (39.19%) JSON
3 29 (39.19%) XML
4 28 (37.84%) HTML
5 24 (32.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 19 (25.68%) Ajax
7 16 (21.62%) CSS3
7 16 (21.62%) HTML5
8 14 (18.92%) Elastic Stack
8 14 (18.92%) Ruby on Rails
8 14 (18.92%) Sass
9 13 (17.57%) LAMP
10 10 (13.51%) Laravel
10 10 (13.51%) MooTools
10 10 (13.51%) XSLT
11 6 (8.11%) RESTful
12 5 (6.76%) CodeIgniter
12 5 (6.76%) Web Services
13 2 (2.70%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.81%) Data Structures
1 8 (10.81%) Linux Command Line
2 7 (9.46%) EPoS
3 2 (2.70%) User Experience
4 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.35%) iPad
4 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 29 (39.19%) Linux
2 14 (18.92%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (41.89%) MVC
2 21 (28.38%) Web Development
3 17 (22.97%) OO
4 16 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (20.27%) Analytics
6 14 (18.92%) Responsive Web Design
6 14 (18.92%) Web Design
7 13 (17.57%) E-Commerce
7 13 (17.57%) OOP
7 13 (17.57%) Open Source
8 11 (14.86%) Front End Development
9 7 (9.46%) Mentoring
9 7 (9.46%) OO PHP
10 4 (5.41%) Software Engineering
11 2 (2.70%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (2.70%) Scrum
11 2 (2.70%) User Stories
12 1 (1.35%) DNA
12 1 (1.35%) ERP
12 1 (1.35%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 74 (100.00%) PHP
2 37 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (18.92%) Ruby
4 5 (6.76%) SQL
5 2 (2.70%) Java
6 1 (1.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (8.11%) Degree
2 4 (5.41%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 16 (21.62%) Google
2 10 (13.51%) Twitter
3 8 (10.81%) Apple
4 6 (8.11%) Zend
5 1 (1.35%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.35%) SAP
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