The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 69 80 42
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 49 41 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.68% 2.32% 3.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.80% 2.47% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 48 37 47
Average salary £30,000 £28,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,350 £25,000 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1749 1660 1402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.78% 94.10% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1519 1383 1244
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
PHP Developer
West Midlands

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 16 April 2014.

PHP Developer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 92 (100.00%) PHP
2 65 (70.65%) MySQL
3 56 (60.87%) HTML
4 52 (56.52%) Zend
5 51 (55.43%) JavaScript
6 50 (54.35%) CSS
7 37 (40.22%) jQuery
8 33 (35.87%) MVC
9 28 (30.43%) OO
10 27 (29.35%) LAMP
10 27 (29.35%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (27.17%) HTML5
12 21 (22.83%) WordPress
13 20 (21.74%) Zend Framework
14 19 (20.65%) CodeIgniter
14 19 (20.65%) Apache
14 19 (20.65%) Magento
15 18 (19.57%) CSS3
15 18 (19.57%) OO PHP
16 17 (18.48%) OOP
16 17 (18.48%) PHP5
17 16 (17.39%) Git (software)
17 16 (17.39%) E-Commerce
17 16 (17.39%) Web Services
18 15 (16.30%) XML
18 15 (16.30%) CMS
19 14 (15.22%) Mobile App
19 14 (15.22%) Mobile Application Development
20 13 (14.13%) Photoshop
20 13 (14.13%) XHTML

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 21 (22.83%) WordPress
2 19 (20.65%) Apache
3 15 (16.30%) CMS
4 11 (11.96%) Drupal
5 7 (7.61%) Node.js
6 4 (4.35%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.09%) nginx
7 1 (1.09%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (14.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 19 (20.65%) Magento
2 1 (1.09%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.26%) Amazon S3
1 3 (3.26%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.26%) Amazon SQS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (70.65%) MySQL
2 7 (7.61%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (3.26%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.09%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (17.39%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.61%) Subversion
3 1 (1.09%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (5.43%) Marketing
2 2 (2.17%) Games
2 2 (2.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (60.87%) HTML
2 50 (54.35%) CSS
3 37 (40.22%) jQuery
4 27 (29.35%) LAMP
5 25 (27.17%) HTML5
6 20 (21.74%) Zend Framework
7 19 (20.65%) CodeIgniter
8 18 (19.57%) CSS3
9 16 (17.39%) Web Services
10 15 (16.30%) XML
11 13 (14.13%) XHTML
12 11 (11.96%) Flash
13 9 (9.78%) Symfony
14 5 (5.43%) Yii
15 4 (4.35%) .NET
15 4 (4.35%) SOAP
15 4 (4.35%) REST
16 3 (3.26%) Ajax
17 2 (2.17%) Semantic HTML
18 1 (1.09%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.22%) Mobile App
2 7 (7.61%) Open Source
3 5 (5.43%) Social Media
4 2 (2.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.17%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.17%) Xbox
5 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.09%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.87%) Linux
2 9 (9.78%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.09%) Android
3 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (35.87%) MVC
2 28 (30.43%) OO
3 27 (29.35%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (19.57%) OO PHP
5 17 (18.48%) OOP
6 16 (17.39%) E-Commerce
7 14 (15.22%) Mobile Application Development
8 11 (11.96%) SEO
9 10 (10.87%) Web Development
10 7 (7.61%) Content Management
11 4 (4.35%) Unit Testing
12 3 (3.26%) Digital Marketing
12 3 (3.26%) Web Application Development
12 3 (3.26%) Project Management
13 2 (2.17%) TDD
13 2 (2.17%) CRM
13 2 (2.17%) Analytics
13 2 (2.17%) Customer Engagement
13 2 (2.17%) Continuous Integration
14 1 (1.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 92 (100.00%) PHP
2 51 (55.43%) JavaScript
3 17 (18.48%) PHP5
4 11 (11.96%) ActionScript
5 8 (8.70%) SQL
6 3 (3.26%) PHP4
7 2 (2.17%) Java
8 1 (1.09%) C#
8 1 (1.09%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (7.61%) Degree
Vendors
1 52 (56.52%) Zend
2 5 (5.43%) Facebook
3 4 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.17%) Sony
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