Period
to 19 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 19 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
Staffordshire > Stoke-on-Trent
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 61 41
Rank change year-on-year +44 -20 +6
Permanent jobs citing PHP 44 13 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 11.22% 2.28% 5.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.11% 3.19% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 40 13 20
Stoke-on-Trent median annual salary £25,000 £40,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.50% +60.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £20,225 £26,000 £22,150
90th Percentile £42,500 £57,500 £32,150
Staffordshire median annual salary £35,000 £37,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year -5.41% +21.31% +1.67%

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 Stoke-on-Trent with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 243 407 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 61.99% 71.53% 68.24%
Number of salaries quoted 212 376 231
Stoke-on-Trent median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +11.11% +7.46%
10th Percentile £21,250 £23,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £54,750 £57,500 £57,500
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Job postings citing PHP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent.

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Stoke-on-Trent

PHP
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Salary trend for PHP in Stoke-on-Trent

PHP
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in Stoke-on-Trent over the 6 months to 19 October 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for PHP.

1 41 (93.18%) JavaScript
1 41 (93.18%) MySQL
1 41 (93.18%) CSS
2 34 (77.27%) HTML
3 26 (59.09%) Laravel
4 19 (43.18%) Sass
4 19 (43.18%) Git (software)
5 18 (40.91%) OO
6 17 (38.64%) Magento
7 15 (34.09%) OO PHP
7 15 (34.09%) SDLC
8 14 (31.82%) MVC
9 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (27.27%) CodeIgniter
9 12 (27.27%) HTML5
10 11 (25.00%) CMS
11 10 (22.73%) jQuery
11 10 (22.73%) Symfony
11 10 (22.73%) Zend
11 10 (22.73%) E-Commerce
12 9 (20.45%) SEO
12 9 (20.45%) Photoshop
12 9 (20.45%) Joomla!
12 9 (20.45%) Google
12 9 (20.45%) Marketing
12 9 (20.45%) WordPress
12 9 (20.45%) Google Analytics
12 9 (20.45%) Adobe Illustrator
12 9 (20.45%) Web Design
12 9 (20.45%) Online Marketing

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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 (25.00%) CMS
2 9 (20.45%) Joomla!
2 9 (20.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (20.45%) Adobe Illustrator
1 9 (20.45%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 17 (38.64%) Magento
2 9 (20.45%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.45%) Google Analytics
2 2 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (93.18%) MySQL
2 6 (13.64%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.82%) MariaDB
4 2 (4.55%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (43.18%) Git (software)
2 9 (20.45%) gulp
General
1 9 (20.45%) Marketing
2 8 (18.18%) Telecoms
3 7 (15.91%) Games
4 2 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (97.73%) Developer
2 35 (79.55%) PHP Developer
3 9 (20.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 9 (20.45%) Full Stack Developer
3 9 (20.45%) JavaScript Developer
4 8 (18.18%) OO PHP Developer
4 8 (18.18%) PHP Laravel Developer
5 7 (15.91%) HTML CSS Developer
5 7 (15.91%) HTML Developer
6 6 (13.64%) Junior
6 6 (13.64%) Junior Developer
6 6 (13.64%) Junior PHP Developer
7 4 (9.09%) Graduate
7 4 (9.09%) Graduate Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Graduate PHP Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Digital Developer
10 1 (2.27%) Graduate Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 1 (2.27%) Graduate SQL Developer
10 1 (2.27%) PHP Programmer
10 1 (2.27%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (93.18%) CSS
2 34 (77.27%) HTML
3 26 (59.09%) Laravel
4 19 (43.18%) Sass
5 12 (27.27%) CodeIgniter
5 12 (27.27%) HTML5
6 10 (22.73%) jQuery
6 10 (22.73%) Symfony
7 9 (20.45%) Compass CSS Framework
8 8 (18.18%) CakePHP
9 6 (13.64%) React
9 6 (13.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (11.36%) .NET
10 5 (11.36%) Node.js
10 5 (11.36%) Vue (Vue.js)
11 4 (9.09%) AngularJS
11 4 (9.09%) CSS3
12 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET
13 2 (4.55%) LESS
13 2 (4.55%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) User Experience
2 4 (9.09%) iPad
3 2 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.27%) e-Learning
4 1 (2.27%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) Linux
1 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) OO
2 15 (34.09%) OO PHP
2 15 (34.09%) SDLC
3 14 (31.82%) MVC
4 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (22.73%) E-Commerce
6 9 (20.45%) Analytics
6 9 (20.45%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 9 (20.45%) Mobile First
6 9 (20.45%) Online Marketing
6 9 (20.45%) Open Source
6 9 (20.45%) SEO
6 9 (20.45%) Web Design
7 8 (18.18%) Test Automation
8 4 (9.09%) Front End Development
9 3 (6.82%) OOP
9 3 (6.82%) Webhook
10 2 (4.55%) Logistics
10 2 (4.55%) Process Improvement
10 2 (4.55%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 41 (93.18%) JavaScript
2 4 (9.09%) SQL
3 3 (6.82%) C#
3 3 (6.82%) C++
3 3 (6.82%) Java
4 2 (4.55%) ES6
4 2 (4.55%) Ruby
5 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.27%) VB
5 1 (2.27%) VBA
Vendors
1 10 (22.73%) Zend
2 9 (20.45%) Google
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle
3 1 (2.27%) Twitter