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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 102 100 78
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 30 25 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.48% 1.26% 2.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.58% 1.33% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 28 24 56
Average salary £30,000 £30,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £24,650 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £40,000 £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
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
1893 1876 1917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 93.34% 94.22% 93.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1591 1623 1699
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 July 2015.

PHP Developer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 91 (100.00%) PHP
2 80 (87.91%) HTML
2 80 (87.91%) CSS
3 70 (76.92%) MySQL
4 65 (71.43%) jQuery
5 60 (65.93%) JavaScript
6 38 (41.76%) HTML5
7 30 (32.97%) CSS3
8 29 (31.87%) MVC
9 28 (30.77%) SQL
10 26 (28.57%) Linux
11 24 (26.37%) Symfony
12 22 (24.18%) Git (software)
13 21 (23.08%) OOP
14 20 (21.98%) Zend
15 19 (20.88%) LAMP
16 18 (19.78%) OO
17 17 (18.68%) C#
17 17 (18.68%) Responsive Web Design
18 16 (17.58%) Laravel
18 16 (17.58%) Java
19 15 (16.48%) AngularJS
20 14 (15.38%) SQL Server
20 14 (15.38%) PHP5
21 13 (14.29%) Microsoft
22 12 (13.19%) .NET
22 12 (13.19%) Ajax
22 12 (13.19%) Marketing
23 11 (12.09%) JSF
23 11 (12.09%) VBScript

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 10 (10.99%) Apache
2 9 (9.89%) Node.js
3 7 (7.69%) WordPress
4 3 (3.30%) CMS
5 2 (2.20%) Drupal
6 1 (1.10%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.10%) IIS
6 1 (1.10%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (1.10%) nginx
6 1 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 9 (9.89%) Photoshop
2 8 (8.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.49%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.10%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (76.92%) MySQL
2 14 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.30%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.20%) Impala
4 2 (2.20%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.20%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.20%) HBase
4 2 (2.20%) Big Data
4 2 (2.20%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.20%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.10%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.10%) DB2
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.10%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 22 (24.18%) Git (software)
2 9 (9.89%) Subversion
3 3 (3.30%) Bugzilla
3 3 (3.30%) PEAR
3 3 (3.30%) PHPUnit
3 3 (3.30%) Hudson
3 3 (3.30%) Trac
4 2 (2.20%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.10%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.10%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 12 (13.19%) Marketing
2 9 (9.89%) Games
3 7 (7.69%) Retail
4 2 (2.20%) Law
5 1 (1.10%) Legal
5 1 (1.10%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (87.91%) HTML
1 80 (87.91%) CSS
2 65 (71.43%) jQuery
3 38 (41.76%) HTML5
4 30 (32.97%) CSS3
5 24 (26.37%) Symfony
6 19 (20.88%) LAMP
7 16 (17.58%) Laravel
8 15 (16.48%) AngularJS
9 12 (13.19%) .NET
9 12 (13.19%) Ajax
10 11 (12.09%) JSF
11 8 (8.79%) Zend Framework
12 7 (7.69%) CakePHP
13 6 (6.59%) CodeIgniter
14 5 (5.49%) XML
14 5 (5.49%) REST
15 4 (4.40%) Yii
15 4 (4.40%) JSON
16 3 (3.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.79%) Social Network
2 7 (7.69%) W3C
3 3 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.20%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.20%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.10%) Social Media
5 1 (1.10%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (28.57%) Linux
2 7 (7.69%) Ubuntu
3 3 (3.30%) CentOS
4 2 (2.20%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.20%) Android
5 1 (1.10%) Debian
5 1 (1.10%) Windows
5 1 (1.10%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (31.87%) MVC
2 21 (23.08%) OOP
3 18 (19.78%) OO
4 17 (18.68%) Responsive Web Design
5 11 (12.09%) OO PHP
6 10 (10.99%) Digital Marketing
7 8 (8.79%) E-Commerce
8 7 (7.69%) Web Design
8 7 (7.69%) Web Accessibility
9 6 (6.59%) Web Development
9 6 (6.59%) Web Application Development
9 6 (6.59%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (5.49%) Scrum
10 5 (5.49%) Software Engineering
11 4 (4.40%) Open Source
11 4 (4.40%) Workflow
11 4 (4.40%) CRM
12 2 (2.20%) SEO
12 2 (2.20%) Information Security
12 2 (2.20%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 91 (100.00%) PHP
2 60 (65.93%) JavaScript
3 28 (30.77%) SQL
4 17 (18.68%) C#
5 16 (17.58%) Java
6 14 (15.38%) PHP5
7 11 (12.09%) VBScript
8 10 (10.99%) VB
9 3 (3.30%) Perl
9 3 (3.30%) Python
10 2 (2.20%) Ruby
10 2 (2.20%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.20%) C
10 2 (2.20%) C++
11 1 (1.10%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.10%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.30%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (2.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (2.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.20%) Puppet
1 2 (2.20%) Vagrant
1 2 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (21.98%) Zend
2 13 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.30%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.20%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.10%) Sencha
5 1 (1.10%) Rackspace
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