The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 75 72 65
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 51 42 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.88% 2.31% 2.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.98% 2.42% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 49 41 46
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +3.17%
PHP Developer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1711 1735 1600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.67% 95.23% 94.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1382 1527 1345
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the Birmingham region.

PHP Developer Salary Trend in Birmingham

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

PHP Developer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited PHP Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with PHP Developer in their job title.

1 98 (100.00%) PHP
2 87 (88.78%) HTML
2 87 (88.78%) CSS
3 71 (72.45%) MySQL
4 70 (71.43%) jQuery
5 63 (64.29%) JavaScript
6 34 (34.69%) HTML5
7 32 (32.65%) Linux
8 30 (30.61%) MVC
9 29 (29.59%) SQL
10 27 (27.55%) C#
11 24 (24.49%) Git (software)
12 22 (22.45%) Java
12 22 (22.45%) CSS3
13 21 (21.43%) OOP
14 20 (20.41%) LAMP
14 20 (20.41%) Symfony
15 19 (19.39%) OO
16 18 (18.37%) Microsoft
17 17 (17.35%) .NET
17 17 (17.35%) Laravel
18 16 (16.33%) Ajax
19 14 (14.29%) Marketing
20 13 (13.27%) Zend
20 13 (13.27%) JSF
20 13 (13.27%) SQL Server
20 13 (13.27%) VBScript
20 13 (13.27%) AngularJS
21 12 (12.24%) OO PHP
21 12 (12.24%) VB

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited PHP Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with PHP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (9.18%) Apache
1 9 (9.18%) Node.js
2 5 (5.10%) Drupal
3 4 (4.08%) WordPress
4 1 (1.02%) IIS
4 1 (1.02%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (1.02%) CMS
4 1 (1.02%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.02%) Joomla!
Applications
1 8 (8.16%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (6.12%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.18%) Internet
2 1 (1.02%) Skype
2 1 (1.02%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (72.45%) MySQL
2 13 (13.27%) SQL Server
3 7 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (5.10%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (4.08%) Apache Hive
5 4 (4.08%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (4.08%) NoSQL
5 4 (4.08%) Hadoop
5 4 (4.08%) HBase
5 4 (4.08%) Big Data
5 4 (4.08%) Impala
6 3 (3.06%) MariaDB
7 2 (2.04%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.02%) DB2
8 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 24 (24.49%) Git (software)
2 10 (10.20%) Subversion
3 5 (5.10%) PHPUnit
4 4 (4.08%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.06%) Trac
5 3 (3.06%) Bugzilla
5 3 (3.06%) PEAR
6 2 (2.04%) JUnit
7 1 (1.02%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 1 (1.02%) Hudson
General
1 14 (14.29%) Marketing
2 10 (10.20%) Games
3 6 (6.12%) Law
4 1 (1.02%) Legal
4 1 (1.02%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (88.78%) HTML
1 87 (88.78%) CSS
2 70 (71.43%) jQuery
3 34 (34.69%) HTML5
4 22 (22.45%) CSS3
5 20 (20.41%) LAMP
5 20 (20.41%) Symfony
6 17 (17.35%) .NET
6 17 (17.35%) Laravel
7 16 (16.33%) Ajax
8 13 (13.27%) JSF
8 13 (13.27%) AngularJS
9 7 (7.14%) REST
10 6 (6.12%) CakePHP
10 6 (6.12%) Zend Framework
11 4 (4.08%) CodeIgniter
11 4 (4.08%) Yii
11 4 (4.08%) RabbitMQ
11 4 (4.08%) XML
12 3 (3.06%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.18%) Social Network
2 6 (6.12%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.08%) Open Source
4 3 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.04%) Derivative
5 2 (2.04%) User Experience
5 2 (2.04%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 32 (32.65%) Linux
2 5 (5.10%) CentOS
2 5 (5.10%) Ubuntu
3 4 (4.08%) UNIX
4 3 (3.06%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.04%) Android
5 2 (2.04%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (30.61%) MVC
2 21 (21.43%) OOP
3 19 (19.39%) OO
4 12 (12.24%) OO PHP
5 11 (11.22%) Digital Marketing
6 9 (9.18%) E-Commerce
6 9 (9.18%) Web Application Development
7 8 (8.16%) Responsive Web Design
7 8 (8.16%) Workflow
8 7 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (7.14%) Web Development
9 6 (6.12%) Software Engineering
9 6 (6.12%) Scrum
10 5 (5.10%) Web Design
11 4 (4.08%) Content Management
11 4 (4.08%) DevOps
11 4 (4.08%) SIEM
12 3 (3.06%) Cyber Security
12 3 (3.06%) CRM
12 3 (3.06%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 98 (100.00%) PHP
2 63 (64.29%) JavaScript
3 29 (29.59%) SQL
4 27 (27.55%) C#
5 22 (22.45%) Java
6 13 (13.27%) VBScript
7 12 (12.24%) VB
8 7 (7.14%) Python
8 7 (7.14%) PHP5
9 4 (4.08%) Bash Shell
9 4 (4.08%) Perl
10 3 (3.06%) C
10 3 (3.06%) C++
10 3 (3.06%) Ruby
11 2 (2.04%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.04%) Objective-C
11 2 (2.04%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (5.10%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (4.08%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 4 (4.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (4.08%) Puppet
1 4 (4.08%) Vagrant
1 4 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (18.37%) Microsoft
2 13 (13.27%) Zend
3 5 (5.10%) Red Hat
4 4 (4.08%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.02%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.02%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.02%) Sencha
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