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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 95 69 62
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 25 58 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.32% 2.89% 2.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 3.08% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 24 57 49
Average salary £30,750 £28,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.89% -18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,650 £25,000 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,600 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1779 1882 1606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 93.83% 93.68% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1538 1657 1418
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 22 July 2014.

PHP Developer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 71 (100.00%) PHP
2 57 (80.28%) MySQL
3 48 (67.61%) HTML
3 48 (67.61%) CSS
4 46 (64.79%) JavaScript
5 40 (56.34%) Zend
6 30 (42.25%) MVC
7 28 (39.44%) jQuery
8 25 (35.21%) WordPress
9 24 (33.80%) OO
10 22 (30.99%) Magento
11 20 (28.17%) CMS
12 19 (26.76%) Git (software)
13 18 (25.35%) Drupal
14 17 (23.94%) Apache
15 16 (22.54%) E-Commerce
15 16 (22.54%) Zend Framework
16 15 (21.13%) PHP5
17 14 (19.72%) Agile Software Development
17 14 (19.72%) Web Services
17 14 (19.72%) Linux
17 14 (19.72%) HTML5
18 13 (18.31%) XHTML
19 12 (16.90%) CodeIgniter
19 12 (16.90%) Marketing
19 12 (16.90%) Social Media
19 12 (16.90%) CSS3
19 12 (16.90%) OO PHP
20 11 (15.49%) SEO
21 10 (14.08%) Web Development

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 25 (35.21%) WordPress
2 20 (28.17%) CMS
3 18 (25.35%) Drupal
4 17 (23.94%) Apache
5 8 (11.27%) Node.js
6 7 (9.86%) IIS
7 4 (5.63%) Joomla!
8 1 (1.41%) nginx
8 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 22 (30.99%) Magento
2 1 (1.41%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.23%) Amazon SQS
1 3 (4.23%) Amazon S3
1 3 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.23%) ElastiCache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (80.28%) MySQL
2 7 (9.86%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.23%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.41%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (26.76%) Git (software)
2 10 (14.08%) Subversion
General
1 12 (16.90%) Marketing
2 6 (8.45%) Retail
3 2 (2.82%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (67.61%) HTML
1 48 (67.61%) CSS
2 28 (39.44%) jQuery
3 16 (22.54%) Zend Framework
4 14 (19.72%) Web Services
4 14 (19.72%) HTML5
5 13 (18.31%) XHTML
6 12 (16.90%) CodeIgniter
6 12 (16.90%) CSS3
7 10 (14.08%) LAMP
8 8 (11.27%) XML
8 8 (11.27%) Symfony
9 5 (7.04%) REST
9 5 (7.04%) SOAP
10 4 (5.63%) Yii
11 3 (4.23%) Laravel
11 3 (4.23%) Ajax
11 3 (4.23%) .NET
11 3 (4.23%) Flash
12 2 (2.82%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.90%) Social Media
2 6 (8.45%) Open Source
3 5 (7.04%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.82%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.82%) Xbox
5 1 (1.41%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 14 (19.72%) Linux
2 3 (4.23%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.41%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (42.25%) MVC
2 24 (33.80%) OO
3 16 (22.54%) E-Commerce
4 14 (19.72%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (16.90%) OO PHP
6 11 (15.49%) SEO
7 10 (14.08%) Web Development
8 9 (12.68%) OOP
9 8 (11.27%) CRM
9 8 (11.27%) Analytics
10 6 (8.45%) Content Management
10 6 (8.45%) Unit Testing
10 6 (8.45%) Customer Engagement
11 5 (7.04%) Mobile Application Development
12 4 (5.63%) Digital Marketing
13 3 (4.23%) Web Design
14 2 (2.82%) Web Application Development
15 1 (1.41%) Android Development
15 1 (1.41%) iOS Development
15 1 (1.41%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 71 (100.00%) PHP
2 46 (64.79%) JavaScript
3 15 (21.13%) PHP5
4 6 (8.45%) SQL
5 4 (5.63%) ActionScript
6 2 (2.82%) PowerHouse
6 2 (2.82%) PHP4
7 1 (1.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (4.23%) Degree
Vendors
1 40 (56.34%) Zend
2 9 (12.68%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.23%) Facebook
4 2 (2.82%) Sony
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