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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 111 104 90
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 26 27 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.11% 1.27% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 1.34% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 21 24 21
Average salary £31,500 £26,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.86% -18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,750 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
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
2203 2011 1551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.39% 94.64% 93.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1961 1830 1293
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
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 October 2014.

PHP Developer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 51 (100.00%) PHP
2 43 (84.31%) HTML
2 43 (84.31%) JavaScript
2 43 (84.31%) CSS
3 37 (72.55%) MySQL
4 27 (52.94%) MVC
5 22 (43.14%) jQuery
6 21 (41.18%) Linux
7 20 (39.22%) Zend
8 18 (35.29%) Drupal
9 15 (29.41%) Yii
10 14 (27.45%) Git (software)
10 14 (27.45%) OO
11 13 (25.49%) OOP
12 12 (23.53%) Zend Framework
12 12 (23.53%) Marketing
12 12 (23.53%) WordPress
12 12 (23.53%) HTML5
13 11 (21.57%) Apache
14 10 (19.61%) CMS
15 9 (17.65%) PHP5
15 9 (17.65%) Web Services
16 8 (15.69%) E-Commerce
16 8 (15.69%) Subversion
16 8 (15.69%) Magento
17 7 (13.73%) Symfony
17 7 (13.73%) Ajax
17 7 (13.73%) Web Development
18 6 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
18 6 (11.76%) LAMP

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 18 (35.29%) Drupal
2 12 (23.53%) WordPress
3 11 (21.57%) Apache
4 10 (19.61%) CMS
5 6 (11.76%) IIS
6 3 (5.88%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.96%) nginx
7 1 (1.96%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (15.69%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (72.55%) MySQL
2 6 (11.76%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (27.45%) Git (software)
2 8 (15.69%) Subversion
General
1 12 (23.53%) Marketing
2 4 (7.84%) Advertising
3 2 (3.92%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (84.31%) HTML
1 43 (84.31%) CSS
2 22 (43.14%) jQuery
3 15 (29.41%) Yii
4 12 (23.53%) HTML5
4 12 (23.53%) Zend Framework
5 9 (17.65%) Web Services
6 7 (13.73%) Ajax
6 7 (13.73%) Symfony
7 6 (11.76%) REST
7 6 (11.76%) XHTML
7 6 (11.76%) LAMP
8 5 (9.80%) SOAP
8 5 (9.80%) CodeIgniter
8 5 (9.80%) CSS3
9 4 (7.84%) Backbone.js
9 4 (7.84%) Underscore.js
9 4 (7.84%) .NET
9 4 (7.84%) XML
10 3 (5.88%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Social Media
1 5 (9.80%) User Experience
2 3 (5.88%) Open Source
3 1 (1.96%) Blog
3 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 21 (41.18%) Linux
2 4 (7.84%) Ubuntu
3 2 (3.92%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.96%) Android
4 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (52.94%) MVC
2 14 (27.45%) OO
3 13 (25.49%) OOP
4 8 (15.69%) E-Commerce
5 7 (13.73%) Web Development
6 6 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
6 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (9.80%) Unit Testing
7 5 (9.80%) CRM
7 5 (9.80%) SEO
8 4 (7.84%) Scrum
8 4 (7.84%) TDD
8 4 (7.84%) OO PHP
8 4 (7.84%) BDD
8 4 (7.84%) Analytics
9 2 (3.92%) Web Application Development
9 2 (3.92%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.92%) Content Management
9 2 (3.92%) Customer Engagement
9 2 (3.92%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 51 (100.00%) PHP
2 43 (84.31%) JavaScript
3 9 (17.65%) PHP5
4 3 (5.88%) ActionScript
5 1 (1.96%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 1 (1.96%) Degree
Vendors
1 20 (39.22%) Zend
2 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.92%) Facebook
4 1 (1.96%) SAP
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