Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 9 36
Rank change year-on-year -5 +27 -12
Permanent jobs citing PHP 69 79 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 13.80% 16.81% 7.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.92% 32.92% 10.15%
Number of salaries quoted 74 100 33
Worcestershire median annual salary £26,000 £31,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.46% -3.08% +8.33%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,000 £19,600
90th Percentile £42,350 £42,575 £38,750
West Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year - +4.84% -1.59%

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 Worcestershire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Worcestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 301 240 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 60.20% 51.06% 70.23%
Number of salaries quoted 276 230 315
Worcestershire median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £48,750 £47,500 £46,150
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Worcestershire

PHP
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for PHP in Worcestershire

PHP
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in Worcestershire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP in Worcestershire

PHP
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcester +19 37 £26,000 -13.33% 4
Kidderminster -5 10 £24,750 -26.67% 1
Malvern -5 7 £37,500 +19.05%
Bromsgrove -11 6 £25,000 -9.09%
Evesham -1 5 £35,000 -
Droitwich -1 2 £33,000 +1.54%
PHP
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for PHP.

1 56 (81.16%) JavaScript
1 56 (81.16%) MySQL
2 47 (68.12%) HTML
3 42 (60.87%) CSS
4 31 (44.93%) Linux
5 29 (42.03%) Web Development
6 28 (40.58%) jQuery
7 23 (33.33%) MVC
8 17 (24.64%) LAMP
9 13 (18.84%) OO
9 13 (18.84%) HTML5
9 13 (18.84%) Front End Development
10 12 (17.39%) Apache
11 11 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (15.94%) Laravel
11 11 (15.94%) Sass
12 10 (14.49%) Magento
12 10 (14.49%) SQL
13 9 (13.04%) XML
13 9 (13.04%) Git (software)
14 8 (11.59%) Web Services
14 8 (11.59%) E-Commerce
14 8 (11.59%) Perl
14 8 (11.59%) Python
14 8 (11.59%) AngularJS
14 8 (11.59%) Linux Command Line
15 7 (10.14%) CSS3
15 7 (10.14%) REST
15 7 (10.14%) SDLC
15 7 (10.14%) Java

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 12 (17.39%) Apache
2 7 (10.14%) WordPress
3 6 (8.70%) CMS
4 5 (7.25%) nginx
5 4 (5.80%) Drupal
6 1 (1.45%) JBoss
6 1 (1.45%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.45%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (14.49%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.25%) HTTP
1 5 (7.25%) Internet
1 5 (7.25%) SMTP
2 3 (4.35%) SNMP
3 2 (2.90%) DNS
4 1 (1.45%) Firewall
4 1 (1.45%) IPsec
4 1 (1.45%) SMS
4 1 (1.45%) SSL
4 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (81.16%) MySQL
2 2 (2.90%) phpMyAdmin
2 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.45%) QlikView
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.45%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 9 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.70%) Xcode
3 5 (7.25%) gulp
4 4 (5.80%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (4.35%) PHPUnit
5 3 (4.35%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.90%) Xdebug
7 1 (1.45%) Android Studio
7 1 (1.45%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.45%) jMock
7 1 (1.45%) JUnit
7 1 (1.45%) Mockito
7 1 (1.45%) Selenium
7 1 (1.45%) Subversion
General
1 4 (5.80%) Finance
1 4 (5.80%) Marketing
2 2 (2.90%) Advertising
2 2 (2.90%) Back Office
2 2 (2.90%) Games
2 2 (2.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 63 (91.30%) Developer
2 43 (62.32%) PHP Developer
3 23 (33.33%) Web Developer
4 15 (21.74%) PHP Web Developer
5 14 (20.29%) Junior
5 14 (20.29%) Junior Developer
6 7 (10.14%) LAMP Developer
6 7 (10.14%) Senior Developer
6 7 (10.14%) Senior PHP Developer
6 7 (10.14%) Senior PHP Web Developer
6 7 (10.14%) Senior Web Developer
7 6 (8.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 6 (8.70%) Junior PHP Developer
7 6 (8.70%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 6 (8.70%) SQL Developer
8 5 (7.25%) HTML Developer
8 5 (7.25%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Junior iOS Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Senior LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (68.12%) HTML
2 42 (60.87%) CSS
3 28 (40.58%) jQuery
4 17 (24.64%) LAMP
5 13 (18.84%) HTML5
6 11 (15.94%) Laravel
6 11 (15.94%) Sass
7 9 (13.04%) XML
8 8 (11.59%) AngularJS
8 8 (11.59%) Web Services
9 7 (10.14%) CSS3
9 7 (10.14%) JSON
9 7 (10.14%) REST
9 7 (10.14%) SOAP
10 6 (8.70%) Ajax
10 6 (8.70%) Ember.js
10 6 (8.70%) LESS
10 6 (8.70%) Node.js
10 6 (8.70%) Symfony
10 6 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.59%) Linux Command Line
2 6 (8.70%) Mobile App
2 6 (8.70%) Social Media
3 4 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.90%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.45%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.45%) iPad
5 1 (1.45%) iPhone
5 1 (1.45%) PKI
5 1 (1.45%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.45%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 31 (44.93%) Linux
2 5 (7.25%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.35%) Unix
4 2 (2.90%) Android
4 2 (2.90%) CentOS
4 2 (2.90%) Debian
4 2 (2.90%) Windows
5 1 (1.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (42.03%) Web Development
2 23 (33.33%) MVC
3 13 (18.84%) Front End Development
3 13 (18.84%) OO
4 11 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (11.59%) E-Commerce
6 7 (10.14%) OOP
6 7 (10.14%) SDLC
6 7 (10.14%) Software Engineering
7 6 (8.70%) Content Management
7 6 (8.70%) iOS Development
7 6 (8.70%) Mobile Application Development
7 6 (8.70%) Web Application Development
8 5 (7.25%) Line Management
8 5 (7.25%) Project Management
9 3 (4.35%) Collaborative Working
9 3 (4.35%) ERP
9 3 (4.35%) Mathematics
9 3 (4.35%) SEO
10 2 (2.90%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 56 (81.16%) JavaScript
2 10 (14.49%) SQL
3 8 (11.59%) Perl
3 8 (11.59%) Python
4 7 (10.14%) Java
5 5 (7.25%) Objective-C
6 4 (5.80%) C#
7 3 (4.35%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.35%) C++
7 3 (4.35%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.35%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.90%) Ruby
9 1 (1.45%) PHP 7
9 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (4.35%) Degree
1 3 (4.35%) Numerate Degree
1 3 (4.35%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (4.35%) Docker
1 3 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 6 (8.70%) Zend
2 3 (4.35%) VMware
3 2 (2.90%) Google
3 2 (2.90%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.45%) Adobe
4 1 (1.45%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.45%) Cisco
4 1 (1.45%) Palo Alto