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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Developer
Rank 105 65 65
Rank change year-on-year
-40 0
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 39 67 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.58% 3.66% 3.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.66% 3.76% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 39 66 58
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,375 £24,850
10% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
2344 1781 1748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.05% 97.32% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1759 1456 1518
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 2016.

PHP Developer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 93 (100.00%) PHP
2 77 (82.80%) MySQL
3 72 (77.42%) JavaScript
4 66 (70.97%) HTML
4 66 (70.97%) CSS
5 59 (63.44%) jQuery
6 52 (55.91%) E-Commerce
7 49 (52.69%) OO
7 49 (52.69%) Linux
7 49 (52.69%) Web Development
7 49 (52.69%) Git (software)
8 44 (47.31%) PHP 5
9 42 (45.16%) LAMP
9 42 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
10 40 (43.01%) Magento
11 39 (41.94%) Zend
12 37 (39.78%) Zend Framework
13 36 (38.71%) Google
13 36 (38.71%) Apache
14 35 (37.63%) XML
14 35 (37.63%) Scrum
14 35 (37.63%) JSON
14 35 (37.63%) REST
15 34 (36.56%) Symfony
16 33 (35.48%) Ubuntu
16 33 (35.48%) nginx
16 33 (35.48%) Open Source
16 33 (35.48%) Debian
16 33 (35.48%) OOD
16 33 (35.48%) LEMP Stack

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 36 (38.71%) Apache
2 33 (35.48%) nginx
3 13 (13.98%) CMS
4 5 (5.38%) Drupal
5 3 (3.23%) WordPress
6 1 (1.08%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 8 (8.60%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.08%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 40 (43.01%) Magento
2 1 (1.08%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.60%) GitHub
2 1 (1.08%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (82.80%) MySQL
2 5 (5.38%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.15%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 49 (52.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.08%) PHPUnit
2 1 (1.08%) Subversion
2 1 (1.08%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (15.05%) Marketing
2 9 (9.68%) Advertising
2 9 (9.68%) Manufacturing
3 8 (8.60%) Games
4 7 (7.53%) Billing
5 3 (3.23%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.15%) Banking
6 2 (2.15%) Finance
7 1 (1.08%) Back Office
7 1 (1.08%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (70.97%) CSS
1 66 (70.97%) HTML
2 59 (63.44%) jQuery
3 42 (45.16%) LAMP
4 37 (39.78%) Zend Framework
5 35 (37.63%) JSON
5 35 (37.63%) REST
5 35 (37.63%) XML
6 34 (36.56%) Symfony
7 33 (35.48%) LEMP Stack
8 20 (21.51%) HTML5
9 9 (9.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (7.53%) CSS3
11 3 (3.23%) RESTful
12 2 (2.15%) .NET
12 2 (2.15%) Google Closure
12 2 (2.15%) Laravel
12 2 (2.15%) RequireJS
12 2 (2.15%) SOAP
12 2 (2.15%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.30%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.15%) Mathematics
2 2 (2.15%) User Experience
3 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.08%) iPad
3 1 (1.08%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 49 (52.69%) Linux
2 33 (35.48%) Debian
2 33 (35.48%) Ubuntu
3 5 (5.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (55.91%) E-Commerce
2 49 (52.69%) OO
2 49 (52.69%) Web Development
3 42 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (37.63%) Scrum
5 33 (35.48%) OOD
5 33 (35.48%) Open Source
6 25 (26.88%) MVC
7 23 (24.73%) Performance Optimisation
8 20 (21.51%) OO PHP
9 18 (19.35%) OOP
10 11 (11.83%) Web Design
11 10 (10.75%) Re-Platforming
12 7 (7.53%) API Integration
12 7 (7.53%) Unit Testing
13 6 (6.45%) Data Protection
14 4 (4.30%) Coaching
14 4 (4.30%) Web Application Development
15 3 (3.23%) Mentoring
16 2 (2.15%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 93 (100.00%) PHP
2 72 (77.42%) JavaScript
3 44 (47.31%) PHP 5
4 11 (11.83%) SQL
5 2 (2.15%) Java
6 1 (1.08%) C#
6 1 (1.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (8.60%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.60%) QA
Vendors
1 39 (41.94%) Zend
2 36 (38.71%) Google
3 3 (3.23%) HubSpot
4 2 (2.15%) Adobe
5 1 (1.08%) Facebook
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