Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcester 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 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
Worcestershire > Worcester
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 16 27
Rank change year-on-year +2 +11 +7
Permanent jobs citing PHP 33 28 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcester 12.89% 8.89% 6.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.40% 18.92% 9.94%
Number of salaries quoted 46 27 11
Worcester median annual salary £35,000 £28,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.81% -12.31% -15.58%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £45,000 £36,500 £37,500
Worcestershire median annual salary £25,500 £27,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -7.27% -15.38% +18.18%

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 Worcester with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Worcester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 141 148 161
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcester 55.08% 46.98% 65.71%
Number of salaries quoted 138 136 148
Worcester median annual salary £38,250 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% +7.14% -7.89%
10th Percentile £21,425 £25,000 £22,350
90th Percentile £50,000 £52,500 £46,625
Worcestershire median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +7.69%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcester

Job postings citing PHP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Worcester.

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Worcester

PHP
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

Salary trend for PHP in Worcester

PHP
Salary Histogram in Worcester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in Worcester over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP in Worcester

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Worcester region with a requirement for PHP.

1 28 (84.85%) HTML
1 28 (84.85%) JavaScript
2 26 (78.79%) MySQL
3 21 (63.64%) CSS
3 21 (63.64%) Linux
4 19 (57.58%) LAMP
5 15 (45.45%) OOP
6 12 (36.36%) OO
7 11 (33.33%) Marketing
7 11 (33.33%) Web Development
8 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (30.30%) SEO
8 10 (30.30%) Git (software)
9 9 (27.27%) Backbone.js
9 9 (27.27%) KnockoutJS
9 9 (27.27%) Mobile App
9 9 (27.27%) Apache
9 9 (27.27%) Pay per click
9 9 (27.27%) Subversion
10 8 (24.24%) MVC
11 7 (21.21%) Web Design
12 6 (18.18%) Test Automation
13 5 (15.15%) NoSQL
13 5 (15.15%) PHPUnit
13 5 (15.15%) RESTful
13 5 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (15.15%) Kanban
13 5 (15.15%) Zend
13 5 (15.15%) Zend Framework
13 5 (15.15%) jQuery

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcester 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 (27.27%) Apache
2 5 (15.15%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (6.06%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (78.79%) MySQL
2 5 (15.15%) NoSQL
2 5 (15.15%) Redis
2 5 (15.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (30.30%) Git (software)
2 9 (27.27%) Subversion
3 5 (15.15%) Jenkins
3 5 (15.15%) PHPUnit
3 5 (15.15%) Xdebug
4 4 (12.12%) Grunt
4 4 (12.12%) gulp
4 4 (12.12%) Jasmine
4 4 (12.12%) JSUnit
4 4 (12.12%) Mocha
5 1 (3.03%) Bugzilla
5 1 (3.03%) JIRA
General
1 11 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (90.91%) Developer
2 25 (75.76%) PHP Developer
3 10 (30.30%) HTML CSS Developer
3 10 (30.30%) HTML Developer
4 9 (27.27%) JavaScript Developer
4 9 (27.27%) LAMP Developer
5 8 (24.24%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 6 (18.18%) MySQL Developer
6 6 (18.18%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 6 (18.18%) PHP Web Developer
6 6 (18.18%) Web Developer
7 5 (15.15%) OO PHP Developer
8 4 (12.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 1 (3.03%) Full Stack Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Linux Developer
9 1 (3.03%) QA Automation Engineer
9 1 (3.03%) QA Engineer
9 1 (3.03%) QA Test Engineer
9 1 (3.03%) Test Automation Engineer
9 1 (3.03%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (84.85%) HTML
2 21 (63.64%) CSS
3 19 (57.58%) LAMP
4 9 (27.27%) Backbone.js
4 9 (27.27%) KnockoutJS
5 5 (15.15%) jQuery
5 5 (15.15%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (15.15%) RESTful
5 5 (15.15%) Web Services
5 5 (15.15%) Zend Framework
6 4 (12.12%) Chai
6 4 (12.12%) CSS3
6 4 (12.12%) HTML5
6 4 (12.12%) Node.js
6 4 (12.12%) Sass
7 3 (9.09%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Mobile App
2 4 (12.12%) Animation
2 4 (12.12%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (63.64%) Linux
2 5 (15.15%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) OOP
2 12 (36.36%) OO
3 11 (33.33%) Web Development
4 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (30.30%) SEO
5 9 (27.27%) Pay per click
6 8 (24.24%) MVC
7 7 (21.21%) Web Design
8 6 (18.18%) Test Automation
9 5 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (15.15%) E-Commerce
9 5 (15.15%) Kanban
9 5 (15.15%) OO PHP
9 5 (15.15%) Scrum
10 4 (12.12%) BDD
10 4 (12.12%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
10 4 (12.12%) TDD
10 4 (12.12%) Unit Testing
11 3 (9.09%) SDLC
11 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 28 (84.85%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
1 1 (3.03%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Red Hat
1 5 (15.15%) Zend