The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 31 66 66
Rank change year-on-year
+35 0
Permanent jobs citing PHP 171 63 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.11% 3.21% 3.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.51% 7.33% 8.11%
Number of salaries quoted 154 56 67
Median salary £31,500 £32,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
PHP
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
924 859 863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 38.42% 43.83% 40.52%
Number of salaries quoted 750 778 740
Median salary £39,162 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,050 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

PHP
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Birmingham region.

PHP Salary Trend in Birmingham

PHP
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

PHP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for PHP.

1 245 (85.66%) JavaScript
2 209 (73.08%) CSS
3 207 (72.38%) HTML
4 194 (67.83%) MySQL
5 168 (58.74%) jQuery
6 117 (40.91%) HTML5
7 96 (33.57%) Git (software)
8 85 (29.72%) MVC
9 83 (29.02%) E-Commerce
9 83 (29.02%) Web Development
10 72 (25.17%) Linux
11 66 (23.08%) OO
11 66 (23.08%) SQL
12 59 (20.63%) CMS
13 58 (20.28%) LAMP
13 58 (20.28%) Manufacturing
14 49 (17.13%) AngularJS
15 48 (16.78%) Computer Science
16 47 (16.43%) Degree
17 46 (16.08%) Zend
18 45 (15.73%) C#
19 44 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 42 (14.69%) Java
20 42 (14.69%) .NET
21 41 (14.34%) Photoshop
22 40 (13.99%) Magento
22 40 (13.99%) OO PHP
23 39 (13.64%) CSS3
24 38 (13.29%) Marketing
24 38 (13.29%) Agile Software Development

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 59 (20.63%) CMS
2 32 (11.19%) Apache
3 29 (10.14%) nginx
4 19 (6.64%) WordPress
5 9 (3.15%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (2.10%) MS Exchange
7 5 (1.75%) Drupal
8 4 (1.40%) Joomla!
9 3 (1.05%) Apache Solr
9 3 (1.05%) Moodle
10 2 (0.70%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.35%) ExpressionEngine
11 1 (0.35%) Mule
11 1 (0.35%) Umbraco
Applications
1 41 (14.34%) Photoshop
2 29 (10.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (1.05%) Fireworks
4 2 (0.70%) Blender
4 2 (0.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 40 (13.99%) Magento
2 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.35%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.34%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (6.64%) SaaS
3 17 (5.94%) Amazon EC2
4 16 (5.59%) IaaS
4 16 (5.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (5.59%) PaaS
5 6 (2.10%) GitHub
6 3 (1.05%) Amazon S3
6 3 (1.05%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.70%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.35%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.80%) HTTP
2 2 (0.70%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (0.70%) Internet
3 1 (0.35%) DNS
3 1 (0.35%) SMTP
3 1 (0.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 194 (67.83%) MySQL
2 21 (7.34%) MongoDB
3 11 (3.85%) Redis
3 11 (3.85%) Relational Database
4 10 (3.50%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (1.40%) SQL Server
6 3 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (1.05%) CouchDB
7 2 (0.70%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.35%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 96 (33.57%) Git (software)
2 38 (13.29%) Subversion
3 12 (4.20%) Grunt
4 11 (3.85%) Vagrant
5 9 (3.15%) Bower
5 9 (3.15%) gulp
6 5 (1.75%) JIRA
6 5 (1.75%) PHPUnit
7 4 (1.40%) Bitbucket
7 4 (1.40%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.40%) Maven
7 4 (1.40%) Mercurial
7 4 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (1.40%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.70%) Babel
8 2 (0.70%) Jasmine
8 2 (0.70%) Mocha
8 2 (0.70%) QUnit
8 2 (0.70%) Travis CI
8 2 (0.70%) webpack
General
1 58 (20.28%) Manufacturing
2 38 (13.29%) Marketing
3 31 (10.84%) Telecoms
4 29 (10.14%) Electronics
5 26 (9.09%) Advertising
6 15 (5.24%) Games
7 5 (1.75%) Finance
8 4 (1.40%) Retail
9 3 (1.05%) Publishing
10 2 (0.70%) Back Office
11 1 (0.35%) Banking
11 1 (0.35%) Billing
11 1 (0.35%) Brand Awareness
11 1 (0.35%) Local Government
11 1 (0.35%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 236 (82.52%) Developer
2 162 (56.64%) PHP Developer
3 105 (36.71%) JavaScript Developer
4 98 (34.27%) HTML Developer
5 92 (32.17%) HTML CSS Developer
6 86 (30.07%) MySQL Developer
6 86 (30.07%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 45 (15.73%) Web Developer
8 43 (15.03%) Senior Developer
9 40 (13.99%) Senior PHP Developer
10 30 (10.49%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 27 (9.44%) Senior JavaScript Developer
12 26 (9.09%) Senior MySQL Developer
13 23 (8.04%) PHP Web Developer
14 22 (7.69%) LAMP Developer
15 21 (7.34%) Junior
15 21 (7.34%) Junior Developer
15 21 (7.34%) Lead Developer
15 21 (7.34%) PHP LAMP Developer
16 20 (6.99%) Lead PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 209 (73.08%) CSS
2 207 (72.38%) HTML
3 168 (58.74%) jQuery
4 117 (40.91%) HTML5
5 58 (20.28%) LAMP
6 49 (17.13%) AngularJS
7 44 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 42 (14.69%) .NET
9 39 (13.64%) CSS3
10 32 (11.19%) REST
11 31 (10.84%) Node.js
11 31 (10.84%) Symfony
11 31 (10.84%) Zend Framework
12 30 (10.49%) ASP.NET
13 29 (10.14%) JSON
13 29 (10.14%) LEMP Stack
13 29 (10.14%) XML
14 18 (6.29%) Sass
15 14 (4.90%) Laravel
15 14 (4.90%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 48 (16.78%) Computer Science
2 16 (5.59%) Data Centre
2 16 (5.59%) Public Cloud
3 13 (4.55%) User Experience
4 8 (2.80%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.40%) e-Learning
5 4 (1.40%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.05%) NHS
6 3 (1.05%) Oculus Rift
6 3 (1.05%) Social Media
6 3 (1.05%) VLE
7 2 (0.70%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.70%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.70%) Physics
8 1 (0.35%) Animation
8 1 (0.35%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.35%) Social Network
8 1 (0.35%) Statistics
8 1 (0.35%) VAX
Operating Systems
1 72 (25.17%) Linux
2 23 (8.04%) Apple iOS
3 18 (6.29%) Debian
3 18 (6.29%) Ubuntu
4 13 (4.55%) Android
5 12 (4.20%) Windows
6 7 (2.45%) Unix
6 7 (2.45%) Windows Server
7 6 (2.10%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.35%) CentOS
8 1 (0.35%) OpenVMS
8 1 (0.35%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (29.72%) MVC
2 83 (29.02%) E-Commerce
2 83 (29.02%) Web Development
3 66 (23.08%) OO
4 40 (13.99%) OO PHP
5 38 (13.29%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (12.59%) Web Design
7 35 (12.24%) Front End Development
8 34 (11.89%) OOP
8 34 (11.89%) Open Source
9 29 (10.14%) Business Intelligence
10 27 (9.44%) Content Management
11 21 (7.34%) Database Optimisation
11 21 (7.34%) SDLC
12 20 (6.99%) Scrum
13 18 (6.29%) iOS Development
13 18 (6.29%) Service Delivery
14 17 (5.94%) Software Testing
15 16 (5.59%) CRM
16 14 (4.90%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 245 (85.66%) JavaScript
2 66 (23.08%) SQL
3 45 (15.73%) C#
4 42 (14.69%) Java
5 24 (8.39%) PHP 5
6 18 (6.29%) Ruby
7 13 (4.55%) VB.NET
8 11 (3.85%) ES6
9 9 (3.15%) C++
9 9 (3.15%) Go
9 9 (3.15%) Python
10 8 (2.80%) Bash Shell
10 8 (2.80%) C
11 5 (1.75%) Perl
12 3 (1.05%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.35%) DCL
13 1 (0.35%) Pascal
13 1 (0.35%) PHP 4
13 1 (0.35%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 47 (16.43%) Degree
2 2 (0.70%) DBS Check
2 2 (0.70%) SC Cleared
2 2 (0.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.35%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (11.19%) QA
2 2 (0.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (5.59%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (1.40%) Docker
4 1 (0.35%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 16 (5.59%) SCVMM
1 16 (5.59%) vRealize
2 6 (2.10%) Ansible
3 5 (1.75%) Puppet
4 3 (1.05%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.35%) Nagios
5 1 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.35%) Plesk
Vendors
1 46 (16.08%) Zend
2 30 (10.49%) Adobe
3 22 (7.69%) Google
3 22 (7.69%) VMware
4 6 (2.10%) NetSuite
4 6 (2.10%) Veeam
5 3 (1.05%) Atlassian
5 3 (1.05%) New Relic
5 3 (1.05%) Twitter
6 2 (0.70%) Microsoft
6 2 (0.70%) Percona
6 2 (0.70%) Sage
7 1 (0.35%) Facebook
7 1 (0.35%) HP
7 1 (0.35%) HubSpot
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