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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 103 82 73
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 27 40 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.31% 2.13% 2.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.37% 2.26% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 26 36 33
Average salary £31,500 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.54% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,750 £33,900
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
1964 1771 1587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.11% 94.20% 94.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1795 1575 1380
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
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 19 December 2014.

PHP Developer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 52 (100.00%) PHP
2 46 (88.46%) HTML
2 46 (88.46%) CSS
3 45 (86.54%) JavaScript
4 32 (61.54%) MySQL
5 27 (51.92%) jQuery
6 25 (48.08%) MVC
7 24 (46.15%) Linux
8 19 (36.54%) OOP
9 18 (34.62%) Yii
9 18 (34.62%) Drupal
10 15 (28.85%) HTML5
11 12 (23.08%) Ajax
12 11 (21.15%) OO
13 10 (19.23%) Zend
14 9 (17.31%) User Experience
15 8 (15.38%) Advertising
15 8 (15.38%) E-Commerce
15 8 (15.38%) Web Development
15 8 (15.38%) .NET
16 7 (13.46%) Symfony
16 7 (13.46%) LAMP
16 7 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
16 7 (13.46%) Marketing
17 6 (11.54%) Git (software)
17 6 (11.54%) PHP5
18 5 (9.62%) C#
18 5 (9.62%) Zend Framework
18 5 (9.62%) Digital Marketing
18 5 (9.62%) OO PHP

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (34.62%) Drupal
2 4 (7.69%) WordPress
3 3 (5.77%) Apache
3 3 (5.77%) CMS
4 1 (1.92%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.92%) nginx
4 1 (1.92%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (61.54%) MySQL
2 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.92%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (15.38%) Advertising
2 7 (13.46%) Marketing
3 4 (7.69%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (88.46%) CSS
1 46 (88.46%) HTML
2 27 (51.92%) jQuery
3 18 (34.62%) Yii
4 15 (28.85%) HTML5
5 12 (23.08%) Ajax
6 8 (15.38%) .NET
7 7 (13.46%) LAMP
7 7 (13.46%) Symfony
8 5 (9.62%) Zend Framework
9 4 (7.69%) CodeIgniter
9 4 (7.69%) REST
9 4 (7.69%) CSS3
9 4 (7.69%) Laravel
9 4 (7.69%) Backbone.js
9 4 (7.69%) Underscore.js
10 2 (3.85%) SOAP
11 1 (1.92%) Web Services
11 1 (1.92%) XML
11 1 (1.92%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) User Experience
2 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.85%) Open Source
3 2 (3.85%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.92%) Blog
4 1 (1.92%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 24 (46.15%) Linux
2 4 (7.69%) Ubuntu
2 4 (7.69%) UNIX
3 2 (3.85%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.92%) Android
4 1 (1.92%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (48.08%) MVC
2 19 (36.54%) OOP
3 11 (21.15%) OO
4 8 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 8 (15.38%) Web Development
5 7 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (9.62%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (9.62%) Scrum
6 5 (9.62%) OO PHP
7 4 (7.69%) Workflow
7 4 (7.69%) BDD
7 4 (7.69%) Web Application Development
7 4 (7.69%) TDD
8 3 (5.77%) SEO
8 3 (5.77%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.92%) Configuration Management
9 1 (1.92%) CRM
9 1 (1.92%) Content Management
9 1 (1.92%) Software Engineering
9 1 (1.92%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 52 (100.00%) PHP
2 45 (86.54%) JavaScript
3 6 (11.54%) PHP5
4 5 (9.62%) C#
5 4 (7.69%) SQL
6 1 (1.92%) Python
6 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.92%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.92%) Ruby
6 1 (1.92%) C++
6 1 (1.92%) Java
6 1 (1.92%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (19.23%) Zend
2 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.92%) SAP
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