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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
West Midlands / Worcestershire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 12 38
Rank change year-on-year -9 +26  
Permanent jobs citing PHP 33 51 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 11.96% 15.64% 5.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.44% 25.89% 7.58%
Number of salaries quoted 29 51 12
Median salary £25,000 £27,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -15.38%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  

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 Worcestershire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 179 197 211
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 64.86% 60.43% 71.53%
Number of salaries quoted 170 187 196
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worcestershire 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 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 3 months to 23 June 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 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bromsgrove -4 13 £25,000 -9.09% 1
Worcester +10 11 £30,000 +5.26% 4
Malvern -3 4 £30,000 +39.53% 1
Droitwich - 2 £31,250 -
Kidderminster - 2 £27,250 -
Redditch -8 1 £32,500 -7.14% 2
PHP
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 80 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 76 (86.36%) HTML
3 48 (54.55%) CSS
4 47 (53.41%) OO
5 44 (50.00%) jQuery
6 36 (40.91%) MySQL
6 36 (40.91%) HTML5
7 34 (38.64%) Web Services
8 26 (29.55%) XML
8 26 (29.55%) REST
9 25 (28.41%) iOS SDK
9 25 (28.41%) Apple iOS
9 25 (28.41%) Cocoa Touch
9 25 (28.41%) UIKit
9 25 (28.41%) iOS Development
9 25 (28.41%) Core Data
9 25 (28.41%) Cocoa
9 25 (28.41%) Xcode
9 25 (28.41%) Objective-C
9 25 (28.41%) SOAP
9 25 (28.41%) JSON
10 24 (27.27%) Ajax
10 24 (27.27%) Linux
10 24 (27.27%) LAMP
11 23 (26.14%) Social Media
12 22 (25.00%) Web Development
12 22 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (21.59%) Git (software)
13 19 (21.59%) SEO
13 19 (21.59%) OOP

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 (13.64%) WordPress
2 9 (10.23%) Apache
3 7 (7.95%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (4.55%) CMS
5 1 (1.14%) Drupal
5 1 (1.14%) Joomla!
Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 3 (3.41%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (3.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (7.95%) Magento
2 1 (1.14%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.95%) Internet
2 1 (1.14%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (40.91%) MySQL
2 8 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 8 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 7 (7.95%) Redis
4 4 (4.55%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.27%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.14%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (1.14%) QlikView
6 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (28.41%) Xcode
2 19 (21.59%) Git (software)
3 17 (19.32%) Subversion
4 8 (9.09%) Grunt
4 8 (9.09%) gulp
5 7 (7.95%) Jasmine
5 7 (7.95%) Jenkins
5 7 (7.95%) JSUnit
5 7 (7.95%) Mocha
5 7 (7.95%) PHPUnit
5 7 (7.95%) Xdebug
6 1 (1.14%) Bugzilla
6 1 (1.14%) JIRA
6 1 (1.14%) Selenium
6 1 (1.14%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (19.32%) Marketing
2 2 (2.27%) Advertising
3 1 (1.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 83 (94.32%) Developer
2 40 (45.45%) PHP Developer
3 26 (29.55%) Junior
3 26 (29.55%) Junior Developer
4 25 (28.41%) iOS Developer
5 23 (26.14%) Junior iOS Developer
5 23 (26.14%) Objective-C Developer
6 18 (20.45%) HTML Developer
7 17 (19.32%) JavaScript Developer
8 16 (18.18%) HTML CSS Developer
8 16 (18.18%) Web Developer
9 12 (13.64%) LAMP Developer
9 12 (13.64%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 11 (12.50%) PHP Web Developer
11 9 (10.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 8 (9.09%) MySQL Developer
12 8 (9.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 7 (7.95%) OO PHP Developer
14 5 (5.68%) Software Developer
15 4 (4.55%) PHP WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (86.36%) HTML
2 48 (54.55%) CSS
3 44 (50.00%) jQuery
4 36 (40.91%) HTML5
5 34 (38.64%) Web Services
6 26 (29.55%) REST
6 26 (29.55%) XML
7 25 (28.41%) Cocoa
7 25 (28.41%) Cocoa Touch
7 25 (28.41%) Core Data
7 25 (28.41%) iOS SDK
7 25 (28.41%) JSON
7 25 (28.41%) SOAP
7 25 (28.41%) UIKit
8 24 (27.27%) Ajax
8 24 (27.27%) LAMP
9 14 (15.91%) Backbone.js
9 14 (15.91%) KnockoutJS
10 11 (12.50%) CSS3
11 9 (10.23%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 23 (26.14%) Social Media
2 16 (18.18%) Mobile App
3 8 (9.09%) User Experience
4 7 (7.95%) Animation
5 4 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 25 (28.41%) Apple iOS
2 24 (27.27%) Linux
3 7 (7.95%) Debian
4 3 (3.41%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (53.41%) OO
2 25 (28.41%) iOS Development
3 22 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (25.00%) Web Development
4 19 (21.59%) OOP
4 19 (21.59%) SEO
5 14 (15.91%) E-Commerce
5 14 (15.91%) Pay per click
6 12 (13.64%) MVC
7 10 (11.36%) Test Automation
8 8 (9.09%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 8 (9.09%) OO PHP
8 8 (9.09%) Web Design
9 7 (7.95%) BDD
9 7 (7.95%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (7.95%) Kanban
9 7 (7.95%) Scrum
9 7 (7.95%) TDD
9 7 (7.95%) Unit Testing
10 4 (4.55%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 80 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 25 (28.41%) Objective-C
3 7 (7.95%) C#
4 5 (5.68%) SQL
4 5 (5.68%) VB.NET
5 3 (3.41%) Java
5 3 (3.41%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.27%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.14%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.14%) PHP 7
7 1 (1.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (1.14%) Degree
1 1 (1.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.41%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.14%) cPanel
Vendors
1 10 (11.36%) Zend
2 7 (7.95%) Red Hat
3 3 (3.41%) Adobe
4 1 (1.14%) Facebook
Redditch, Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Worcestershire
Pearson Frank
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Worcestershire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits 2 days remote working, 28 days hol
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: To £25,000 + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago