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 3 months to 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
Worcestershire / Worcester
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 9 14
Rank change year-on-year -6 +5  
Permanent jobs citing PHP 21 21 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcester 13.38% 12.21% 8.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.83% 25.30% 12.28%
Number of salaries quoted 20 20 2
Median salary £30,750 £28,500 £31,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.89% -10.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £25,000 £31,150
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,750 £32,350
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 Worcester with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Worcester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 92 83 57
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcester 58.60% 48.26% 68.67%
Number of salaries quoted 91 75 49
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,450 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,600 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.43% +2.50%  

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worcester 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 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 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP in Worcester

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 35 (94.59%) HTML
2 33 (89.19%) JavaScript
3 30 (81.08%) CSS
4 25 (67.57%) MySQL
5 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (48.65%) Linux
6 17 (45.95%) Marketing
6 17 (45.95%) Git (software)
7 16 (43.24%) Subversion
7 16 (43.24%) OOP
7 16 (43.24%) OO
7 16 (43.24%) SEO
8 15 (40.54%) Pay per click
8 15 (40.54%) Backbone.js
8 15 (40.54%) KnockoutJS
8 15 (40.54%) Mobile App
9 12 (32.43%) LAMP
10 11 (29.73%) jQuery
11 10 (27.03%) PHPUnit
12 9 (24.32%) Relational Database
12 9 (24.32%) Zend
12 9 (24.32%) Zend Framework
12 9 (24.32%) Automated Testing
12 9 (24.32%) E-Commerce
12 9 (24.32%) Internet
13 8 (21.62%) Web Services
13 8 (21.62%) Debian
13 8 (21.62%) Scrum
13 8 (21.62%) Red Hat
13 8 (21.62%) MVC

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 8 (21.62%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (8.11%) Apache
3 2 (5.41%) WordPress
4 1 (2.70%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (24.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (67.57%) MySQL
2 9 (24.32%) Relational Database
3 8 (21.62%) NoSQL
3 8 (21.62%) Redis
Development Applications
1 17 (45.95%) Git (software)
2 16 (43.24%) Subversion
3 10 (27.03%) PHPUnit
4 8 (21.62%) Jenkins
4 8 (21.62%) Xdebug
5 7 (18.92%) Grunt
5 7 (18.92%) gulp
5 7 (18.92%) Jasmine
5 7 (18.92%) JSUnit
5 7 (18.92%) Mocha
6 1 (2.70%) Bugzilla
6 1 (2.70%) JIRA
6 1 (2.70%) Selenium
6 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (45.95%) Marketing
2 1 (2.70%) Advertising
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (83.78%) Developer
2 23 (62.16%) PHP Developer
3 16 (43.24%) HTML CSS Developer
3 16 (43.24%) HTML Developer
4 15 (40.54%) JavaScript Developer
5 8 (21.62%) LAMP Developer
5 8 (21.62%) MySQL Developer
5 8 (21.62%) OO PHP Developer
5 8 (21.62%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 8 (21.62%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 7 (18.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (8.11%) PHP Web Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Customer Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Development Manager
8 1 (2.70%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (94.59%) HTML
2 30 (81.08%) CSS
3 15 (40.54%) Backbone.js
3 15 (40.54%) KnockoutJS
4 12 (32.43%) LAMP
5 11 (29.73%) jQuery
6 9 (24.32%) Zend Framework
7 8 (21.62%) RabbitMQ
7 8 (21.62%) RESTful
7 8 (21.62%) Web Services
8 7 (18.92%) Chai
8 7 (18.92%) CSS3
8 7 (18.92%) HTML5
8 7 (18.92%) Node.js
8 7 (18.92%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 15 (40.54%) Mobile App
2 8 (21.62%) User Experience
3 7 (18.92%) Animation
4 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.70%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.70%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.70%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 18 (48.65%) Linux
2 8 (21.62%) Debian
3 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (43.24%) OO
2 16 (43.24%) OOP
2 16 (43.24%) SEO
3 15 (40.54%) Pay per click
4 9 (24.32%) Automated Testing
4 9 (24.32%) E-Commerce
5 8 (21.62%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (21.62%) Kanban
5 8 (21.62%) MVC
5 8 (21.62%) OO PHP
5 8 (21.62%) Scrum
6 7 (18.92%) BDD
6 7 (18.92%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 7 (18.92%) TDD
6 7 (18.92%) Unit Testing
6 7 (18.92%) Web Design
7 5 (13.51%) Web Development
8 2 (5.41%) Data Management
8 2 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (89.19%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.70%) C
2 1 (2.70%) C++
2 1 (2.70%) Lua
2 1 (2.70%) Python
2 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) Degree
1 1 (2.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Zend
2 8 (21.62%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.70%) Google
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
Worcester, Worcestershire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcester, Hereford & Worcs.
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: To £30,000 + Bens
Posted: 15 days ago
Worcester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £16500 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago