The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for PHP 5 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PHP 5 over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP 5
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 78 64
Rank change year-on-year +18 -14  
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 2 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.39% 0.14% 0.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.66% 0.23% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +40.84%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% +15.38%  

PHP 5 is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 305 439 367
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 59.34% 62.98% 59.29%
Number of salaries quoted 253 406 326
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

PHP 5
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire citing PHP 5 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for PHP 5 in Staffordshire

PHP 5
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP 5 in Staffordshire.

Salary trend for PHP 5 in Staffordshire

PHP 5
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 5 within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Lichfield +4 2 £50,000 -
PHP 5
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing PHP 5 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for PHP 5.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Google
1 2 (100.00%) Pay per click
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) PHP 4
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Memcached
1 2 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (100.00%) Go
1 2 (100.00%) Docker
1 2 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (100.00%) Kubernetes

PHP 5
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 2 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Web Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Full Stack Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Memcached
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Pay per click
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Go
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) PHP 4
1 2 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Google