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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 114 85 89
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 22 34 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.94% 1.64% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 1.74% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 18 33 22
Average salary £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,500 £44,800
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
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
2213 1954 1582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.37% 94.08% 93.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1917 1767 1305
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £61,950
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 2 October 2014.

PHP Developer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 2 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 53 (100.00%) PHP
2 47 (88.68%) HTML
3 46 (86.79%) CSS
4 44 (83.02%) JavaScript
5 38 (71.70%) MySQL
6 23 (43.40%) MVC
7 21 (39.62%) Zend
8 19 (35.85%) jQuery
9 17 (32.08%) Drupal
9 17 (32.08%) Marketing
9 17 (32.08%) OO
10 16 (30.19%) Linux
10 16 (30.19%) WordPress
11 15 (28.30%) Git (software)
12 14 (26.42%) HTML5
12 14 (26.42%) CMS
13 13 (24.53%) Zend Framework
13 13 (24.53%) E-Commerce
13 13 (24.53%) Magento
14 12 (22.64%) Apache
15 11 (20.75%) PHP5
16 10 (18.87%) XHTML
16 10 (18.87%) Web Services
16 10 (18.87%) Yii
17 9 (16.98%) Social Media
17 9 (16.98%) OOP
17 9 (16.98%) CRM
17 9 (16.98%) Subversion
18 8 (15.09%) Analytics
19 7 (13.21%) CSS3

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 17 (32.08%) Drupal
2 16 (30.19%) WordPress
3 14 (26.42%) CMS
4 12 (22.64%) Apache
5 7 (13.21%) IIS
6 3 (5.66%) Node.js
7 2 (3.77%) Joomla!
8 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (24.53%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (71.70%) MySQL
2 6 (11.32%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.77%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (28.30%) Git (software)
2 9 (16.98%) Subversion
General
1 17 (32.08%) Marketing
2 6 (11.32%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (88.68%) HTML
2 46 (86.79%) CSS
3 19 (35.85%) jQuery
4 14 (26.42%) HTML5
5 13 (24.53%) Zend Framework
6 10 (18.87%) Yii
6 10 (18.87%) Web Services
6 10 (18.87%) XHTML
7 7 (13.21%) CSS3
8 6 (11.32%) LAMP
8 6 (11.32%) Symfony
9 5 (9.43%) REST
9 5 (9.43%) CodeIgniter
10 4 (7.55%) XML
10 4 (7.55%) SOAP
11 3 (5.66%) Ajax
11 3 (5.66%) Laravel
11 3 (5.66%) Backbone.js
11 3 (5.66%) Underscore.js
12 2 (3.77%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Social Media
2 4 (7.55%) Open Source
3 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.89%) Blog
3 1 (1.89%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 16 (30.19%) Linux
2 4 (7.55%) Ubuntu
3 2 (3.77%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.89%) Android
4 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (43.40%) MVC
2 17 (32.08%) OO
3 13 (24.53%) E-Commerce
4 9 (16.98%) CRM
4 9 (16.98%) OOP
5 8 (15.09%) Analytics
6 7 (13.21%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (11.32%) Unit Testing
7 6 (11.32%) Customer Engagement
7 6 (11.32%) Web Development
7 6 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (11.32%) SEO
8 5 (9.43%) TDD
8 5 (9.43%) OO PHP
9 4 (7.55%) BDD
9 4 (7.55%) Scrum
10 2 (3.77%) Web Design
10 2 (3.77%) Web Application Development
10 2 (3.77%) Content Management
11 1 (1.89%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) PHP
2 44 (83.02%) JavaScript
3 11 (20.75%) PHP5
4 3 (5.66%) ActionScript
5 2 (3.77%) PowerHouse
6 1 (1.89%) SQL
6 1 (1.89%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 1 (1.89%) Degree
Vendors
1 21 (39.62%) Zend
2 6 (11.32%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.77%) Facebook
4 1 (1.89%) SAP
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