The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Walsall with a requirement for PHP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
West Midlands / Walsall
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 - 17
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing PHP 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Walsall 6.98% - 1.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.67% - 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Median salary £45,000 - £25,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +2.85%  

PHP 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 Walsall with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Walsall
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 18 59 47
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Walsall 41.86% 47.97% 62.67%
Number of salaries quoted 16 56 32
Median salary £41,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.68% +26.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,900 £52,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Walsall

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Walsall

PHP
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

Salary trend for PHP in Walsall

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Walsall region with a requirement for PHP.

1 9 (100.00%) MySQL
2 8 (88.89%) Software Engineering
3 5 (55.56%) Scrum
3 5 (55.56%) Extreme Programming
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) OOD
3 5 (55.56%) Laravel
4 4 (44.44%) SaaS
4 4 (44.44%) ColdFusion
5 3 (33.33%) OOP
5 3 (33.33%) CSS
5 3 (33.33%) .NET
5 3 (33.33%) C#
5 3 (33.33%) HTML
6 2 (22.22%) C++
6 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
6 2 (22.22%) Linux
6 2 (22.22%) Web Development
7 1 (11.11%) Business Development
7 1 (11.11%) jQuery
7 1 (11.11%) Project Management
7 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
7 1 (11.11%) Java
7 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 1 (11.11%) HTML5
7 1 (11.11%) Line Management
7 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Walsall 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 4 (44.44%) ColdFusion
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Development Team Leader
1 4 (44.44%) Team Leader
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) PHP Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Software Development Team Leader
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Software Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Development Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) PHP Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) PHP Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior PHP Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Laravel
2 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) CSS
2 3 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 1 (11.11%) HTML5
4 1 (11.11%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Extreme Programming
2 5 (55.56%) OOD
2 5 (55.56%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) OOP
4 2 (22.22%) Web Development
5 1 (11.11%) Business Development
5 1 (11.11%) Line Management
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript