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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 47 33 43
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +10
Permanent jobs citing PHP 113 128 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.83% 7.18% 4.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.29% 16.39% 12.18%
Number of salaries quoted 106 120 87
Median salary £31,500 £27,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.54% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,750 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
739 781 731
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.58% 43.80% 39.79%
Number of salaries quoted 624 692 648
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 26 May 2016.

PHP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 172 (83.09%) JavaScript
2 149 (71.98%) HTML
3 145 (70.05%) CSS
4 143 (69.08%) MySQL
5 130 (62.80%) jQuery
6 105 (50.72%) Web Development
7 94 (45.41%) Linux
8 93 (44.93%) Git (software)
9 86 (41.55%) E-Commerce
10 75 (36.23%) LAMP
11 64 (30.92%) Agile Software Development
11 64 (30.92%) Zend
12 63 (30.43%) Magento
12 63 (30.43%) XML
13 62 (29.95%) Apache
14 61 (29.47%) JSON
15 59 (28.50%) nginx
15 59 (28.50%) LEMP Stack
16 57 (27.54%) Symfony
16 57 (27.54%) REST
17 56 (27.05%) HTML5
18 55 (26.57%) OO
19 53 (25.60%) Open Source
19 53 (25.60%) Google
20 50 (24.15%) PHP 5
20 50 (24.15%) MVC
21 48 (23.19%) Scrum
22 40 (19.32%) Zend Framework
23 36 (17.39%) Debian
24 35 (16.91%) SQL

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 62 (29.95%) Apache
2 59 (28.50%) nginx
3 26 (12.56%) CMS
4 12 (5.80%) Node.js
5 7 (3.38%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (2.42%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.93%) Drupal
7 4 (1.93%) WordPress
8 3 (1.45%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.48%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 20 (9.66%) Photoshop
2 11 (5.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (2.42%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 63 (30.43%) Magento
2 2 (0.97%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.48%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 21 (10.14%) Amazon AWS
1 21 (10.14%) Amazon EC2
2 18 (8.70%) CloudFront
2 18 (8.70%) GitHub
3 9 (4.35%) SaaS
4 5 (2.42%) Google Analytics
5 4 (1.93%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (1.45%) IaaS
6 3 (1.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (9.18%) Internet
2 8 (3.86%) HTTP
3 4 (1.93%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (0.48%) DNS
4 1 (0.48%) SMTP
4 1 (0.48%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (69.08%) MySQL
2 9 (4.35%) Relational Database
3 7 (3.38%) MongoDB
3 7 (3.38%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.97%) Redis
6 1 (0.48%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.48%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 93 (44.93%) Git (software)
2 15 (7.25%) Subversion
3 6 (2.90%) Vagrant
4 4 (1.93%) PHPUnit
5 3 (1.45%) gulp
6 2 (0.97%) JIRA
6 2 (0.97%) Mercurial
6 2 (0.97%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.97%) webpack
7 1 (0.48%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.48%) Bower
7 1 (0.48%) CocoaPods
7 1 (0.48%) Gradle
7 1 (0.48%) Grunt
7 1 (0.48%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.48%) JUnit
7 1 (0.48%) Maven
7 1 (0.48%) PhpStorm
7 1 (0.48%) WebDriver
General
1 30 (14.49%) Manufacturing
2 25 (12.08%) Marketing
3 17 (8.21%) Games
4 15 (7.25%) Telecoms
5 14 (6.76%) Advertising
6 11 (5.31%) Electronics
7 6 (2.90%) Billing
8 4 (1.93%) Finance
8 4 (1.93%) Local Government
9 3 (1.45%) Banking
10 2 (0.97%) Back Office
11 1 (0.48%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.48%) Publishing
11 1 (0.48%) Retail
Job Titles
1 159 (76.81%) Developer
2 110 (53.14%) PHP Developer
3 61 (29.47%) Web Developer
4 44 (21.26%) JavaScript Developer
5 40 (19.32%) HTML Developer
6 39 (18.84%) HTML CSS Developer
7 37 (17.87%) PHP Web Developer
8 30 (14.49%) MySQL Developer
8 30 (14.49%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 26 (12.56%) Magento Developer
9 26 (12.56%) PHP Magento Developer
10 22 (10.63%) Senior Developer
11 20 (9.66%) Senior PHP Developer
12 16 (7.73%) Graduate
13 15 (7.25%) Graduate Developer
14 14 (6.76%) Development Manager
14 14 (6.76%) Software Developer
15 13 (6.28%) Web Development Manager
15 13 (6.28%) Web Manager
16 10 (4.83%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (71.98%) HTML
2 145 (70.05%) CSS
3 130 (62.80%) jQuery
4 75 (36.23%) LAMP
5 63 (30.43%) XML
6 61 (29.47%) JSON
7 59 (28.50%) LEMP Stack
8 57 (27.54%) REST
8 57 (27.54%) Symfony
9 56 (27.05%) HTML5
10 40 (19.32%) Zend Framework
11 25 (12.08%) Web Services
12 23 (11.11%) SOAP
13 22 (10.63%) .NET
13 22 (10.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 21 (10.14%) AngularJS
15 16 (7.73%) CSS3
16 13 (6.28%) ASP.NET
17 8 (3.86%) Laravel
17 8 (3.86%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 31 (14.98%) Computer Science
2 18 (8.70%) Mobile App
3 14 (6.76%) User Experience
4 5 (2.42%) Artificial Intelligence
5 3 (1.45%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.45%) Linked Data
5 3 (1.45%) Public Cloud
5 3 (1.45%) Semantic Web
6 2 (0.97%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (0.97%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.48%) Animation
7 1 (0.48%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.48%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.48%) iPad
7 1 (0.48%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.48%) PMI
7 1 (0.48%) Social Network
7 1 (0.48%) Statistics
7 1 (0.48%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 94 (45.41%) Linux
2 36 (17.39%) Debian
3 35 (16.91%) Ubuntu
4 27 (13.04%) Apple iOS
5 10 (4.83%) Windows
6 7 (3.38%) Android
7 3 (1.45%) CentOS
7 3 (1.45%) Solaris
8 1 (0.48%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (50.72%) Web Development
2 86 (41.55%) E-Commerce
3 64 (30.92%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (26.57%) OO
5 53 (25.60%) Open Source
6 50 (24.15%) MVC
7 48 (23.19%) Scrum
8 32 (15.46%) Performance Optimisation
9 26 (12.56%) OO PHP
10 25 (12.08%) Database Optimisation
11 24 (11.59%) OOD
11 24 (11.59%) OOP
12 23 (11.11%) Web Design
13 22 (10.63%) Coaching
14 21 (10.14%) iOS Development
14 21 (10.14%) Software Testing
15 18 (8.70%) DevOps
15 18 (8.70%) Line Management
15 18 (8.70%) Refactoring
15 18 (8.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 172 (83.09%) JavaScript
2 50 (24.15%) PHP 5
3 35 (16.91%) SQL
4 24 (11.59%) Java
5 21 (10.14%) C#
6 19 (9.18%) Ruby
7 12 (5.80%) VB.NET
8 8 (3.86%) C++
9 6 (2.90%) Bash Shell
9 6 (2.90%) Python
9 6 (2.90%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.93%) Perl
11 3 (1.45%) C
12 2 (0.97%) ES6
12 2 (0.97%) SPARQL
13 1 (0.48%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 31 (14.98%) Degree
2 5 (2.42%) DBS Check
3 2 (0.97%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.97%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.48%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.14%) QA
2 5 (2.42%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (3.86%) Puppet
2 3 (1.45%) SCVMM
2 3 (1.45%) vRealize
3 1 (0.48%) Nagios
3 1 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 64 (30.92%) Zend
2 53 (25.60%) Google
3 20 (9.66%) New Relic
4 13 (6.28%) Adobe
5 5 (2.42%) Microsoft
6 3 (1.45%) VMware
7 2 (0.97%) HubSpot
7 2 (0.97%) Sage
7 2 (0.97%) Twitter
8 1 (0.48%) Facebook
8 1 (0.48%) Red Hat
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Technical Team Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Bluetownonline
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £36047.00 - £39180.90 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Birmingham
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Small Heath, Birmingham
Connect Distribution
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago