The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £33,500 in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire during the 3 months to 26 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
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 64 42
Rank change year-on-year +45 -22  
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 55 14 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 10.46% 2.05% 5.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.83% 2.11% 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 48 14 34
Median salary £33,500 £31,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.06% -13.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,700 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year - +1.44%  

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 508 662 603
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 96.58% 96.93% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 419 586 523
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +5.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £49,000
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 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 26 June 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 26 June 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
Stafford +13 31 £32,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 10 £24,000 - 4
Lichfield +1 8 £40,000 +29.03%
Cannock - 3 £37,500 - 1
PHP Developer
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 Staffordshire region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 84 (100.00%) PHP
2 78 (92.86%) MySQL
3 65 (77.38%) JavaScript
4 56 (66.67%) jQuery
5 39 (46.43%) Magento
6 38 (45.24%) CSS
7 37 (44.05%) E-Commerce
7 37 (44.05%) Git (software)
8 30 (35.71%) HTML
9 26 (30.95%) Retail
9 26 (30.95%) Apple
9 26 (30.95%) Electronics
9 26 (30.95%) Automotive
9 26 (30.95%) Data Structures
10 20 (23.81%) MVC
11 18 (21.43%) Web Development
11 18 (21.43%) Linux
12 16 (19.05%) Laravel
13 15 (17.86%) HTML5
13 15 (17.86%) Open Source
14 14 (16.67%) Google
15 13 (15.48%) Web Design
15 13 (15.48%) Analytics
16 12 (14.29%) Sass
16 12 (14.29%) LAMP
16 12 (14.29%) JSON
16 12 (14.29%) XML
17 11 (13.10%) Mentoring
17 11 (13.10%) WordPress
18 10 (11.90%) Twitter Bootstrap

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 (13.10%) WordPress
2 9 (10.71%) CMS
3 8 (9.52%) Joomla!
4 2 (2.38%) Apache
5 1 (1.19%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 7 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 7 (8.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 39 (46.43%) Magento
2 8 (9.52%) OpenCart
3 1 (1.19%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.52%) Google Analytics
2 5 (5.95%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 5 (5.95%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (5.95%) Google Compute Engine
2 5 (5.95%) Heroku
3 1 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.38%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (92.86%) MySQL
2 5 (5.95%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (5.95%) Redis
3 3 (3.57%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 37 (44.05%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.33%) gulp
General
1 26 (30.95%) Automotive
1 26 (30.95%) Electronics
1 26 (30.95%) Retail
2 10 (11.90%) Marketing
3 5 (5.95%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (66.67%) jQuery
2 38 (45.24%) CSS
3 30 (35.71%) HTML
4 16 (19.05%) Laravel
5 15 (17.86%) HTML5
6 12 (14.29%) JSON
6 12 (14.29%) LAMP
6 12 (14.29%) Sass
6 12 (14.29%) XML
7 10 (11.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 9 (10.71%) CSS3
9 7 (8.33%) Ajax
9 7 (8.33%) Compass CSS Framework
10 6 (7.14%) CodeIgniter
11 5 (5.95%) Elastic Stack
11 5 (5.95%) MooTools
11 5 (5.95%) Ruby on Rails
11 5 (5.95%) XSLT
12 2 (2.38%) Apache Flex
12 2 (2.38%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 26 (30.95%) Data Structures
2 5 (5.95%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (3.57%) iPad
3 3 (3.57%) User Experience
4 1 (1.19%) EPoS
4 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (21.43%) Linux
2 5 (5.95%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (44.05%) E-Commerce
2 20 (23.81%) MVC
3 18 (21.43%) Web Development
4 15 (17.86%) Open Source
5 13 (15.48%) Analytics
5 13 (15.48%) Web Design
6 11 (13.10%) Mentoring
7 10 (11.90%) OO
8 8 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (9.52%) Front End Development
8 8 (9.52%) Online Marketing
8 8 (9.52%) OOP
8 8 (9.52%) SEO
9 7 (8.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 7 (8.33%) Mobile First
10 5 (5.95%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (4.76%) Software Engineering
12 3 (3.57%) OO PHP
13 2 (2.38%) API Design
13 2 (2.38%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 84 (100.00%) PHP
2 65 (77.38%) JavaScript
3 5 (5.95%) Ruby
4 1 (1.19%) C++
4 1 (1.19%) Java
4 1 (1.19%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.19%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (30.95%) Apple
2 14 (16.67%) Google
3 5 (5.95%) Twitter
4 4 (4.76%) Zend
5 1 (1.19%) Microsoft
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £32k plus benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £28k plus benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus / equity
Posted: 4 days ago
Cradley Heath, West Midlands (County)
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 12 days ago