The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 31 37 44
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Permanent jobs citing PHP 113 76 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.65% 5.23% 4.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.97% 11.55% 11.16%
Number of salaries quoted 105 73 72
Average salary £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £41,800
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
755 658 672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 44.46% 45.29% 41.71%
Number of salaries quoted 688 596 560
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 6 March 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing PHP also 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 that cited PHP.

1 149 (76.02%) HTML
2 144 (73.47%) JavaScript
3 140 (71.43%) CSS
4 121 (61.73%) MySQL
5 102 (52.04%) jQuery
6 94 (47.96%) Linux
7 60 (30.61%) HTML5
8 59 (30.10%) MVC
9 51 (26.02%) .NET
10 46 (23.47%) C#
11 44 (22.45%) OOP
12 41 (20.92%) OO
13 40 (20.41%) SQL
14 38 (19.39%) Java
15 33 (16.84%) Apache
15 33 (16.84%) Ajax
15 33 (16.84%) Web Development
15 33 (16.84%) CSS3
16 32 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
17 31 (15.82%) Microsoft
18 29 (14.80%) Git (software)
19 27 (13.78%) Open Source
19 27 (13.78%) UNIX
20 26 (13.27%) Python
21 25 (12.76%) Magento
22 24 (12.24%) E-Commerce
22 24 (12.24%) SQL Server
23 23 (11.73%) Marketing
23 23 (11.73%) User Experience
24 22 (11.22%) AngularJS

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing PHP also 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 that cited PHP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 33 (16.84%) Apache
2 22 (11.22%) Drupal
3 18 (9.18%) CMS
4 15 (7.65%) WordPress
5 8 (4.08%) Tomcat
6 7 (3.57%) WebLogic
6 7 (3.57%) WebSphere
6 7 (3.57%) JBoss
6 7 (3.57%) Node.js
7 4 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (2.04%) Apache Solr
7 4 (2.04%) GlassFish
8 3 (1.53%) nginx
8 3 (1.53%) IIS
9 2 (1.02%) MS Exchange
9 2 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.51%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 17 (8.67%) Photoshop
2 8 (4.08%) MS Project
2 8 (4.08%) MS Visio
2 8 (4.08%) OmniGraffle
3 5 (2.55%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 25 (12.76%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.08%) Internet
1 8 (4.08%) Firewall
2 3 (1.53%) 4G
3 2 (1.02%) NAS
3 2 (1.02%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.02%) SAN
4 1 (0.51%) Intranet
4 1 (0.51%) VPN
4 1 (0.51%) SSL
4 1 (0.51%) Extranet
4 1 (0.51%) MPLS
4 1 (0.51%) OSPF
4 1 (0.51%) BGP
4 1 (0.51%) EIGRP
4 1 (0.51%) WAN
4 1 (0.51%) DMVPN
4 1 (0.51%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.51%) Wireless
4 1 (0.51%) IPsec
4 1 (0.51%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (61.73%) MySQL
2 24 (12.24%) SQL Server
3 13 (6.63%) NoSQL
4 7 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (3.06%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.55%) Redis
6 5 (2.55%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (2.04%) Hadoop
7 4 (2.04%) HBase
7 4 (2.04%) Apache Hive
7 4 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (2.04%) Big Data
7 4 (2.04%) Couchbase
7 4 (2.04%) Impala
8 2 (1.02%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.51%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 29 (14.80%) Git (software)
2 12 (6.12%) Subversion
3 9 (4.59%) JUnit
4 8 (4.08%) Grunt
4 8 (4.08%) Yeoman
5 7 (3.57%) JIRA
5 7 (3.57%) Selenium
5 7 (3.57%) Ant
6 5 (2.55%) PHPUnit
7 4 (2.04%) Jenkins
7 4 (2.04%) Dreamweaver
8 3 (1.53%) Bugzilla
8 3 (1.53%) PEAR
8 3 (1.53%) Trac
9 2 (1.02%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.51%) Hudson
10 1 (0.51%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 23 (11.73%) Marketing
2 8 (4.08%) Advertising
3 7 (3.57%) Law
4 5 (2.55%) Games
5 3 (1.53%) Retail
6 2 (1.02%) Publishing
7 1 (0.51%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 150 (76.53%) Developer
2 80 (40.82%) PHP Developer
3 56 (28.57%) Web Developer
4 24 (12.24%) PHP Web Developer
5 23 (11.73%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 18 (9.18%) Junior
6 18 (9.18%) Junior Developer
7 16 (8.16%) Senior Developer
8 12 (6.12%) Front-End Developer
9 11 (5.61%) Java Developer
10 10 (5.10%) Senior Web Developer
10 10 (5.10%) Junior Web Developer
11 9 (4.59%) Technical Consultant
11 9 (4.59%) Consultant
12 8 (4.08%) Lead Developer
12 8 (4.08%) C# Developer
12 8 (4.08%) Digital Producer
12 8 (4.08%) Magento Developer
13 7 (3.57%) Java Software Engineer
13 7 (3.57%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (76.02%) HTML
2 140 (71.43%) CSS
3 102 (52.04%) jQuery
4 60 (30.61%) HTML5
5 51 (26.02%) .NET
6 33 (16.84%) Ajax
6 33 (16.84%) CSS3
7 22 (11.22%) JSON
7 22 (11.22%) AngularJS
8 20 (10.20%) Symfony
8 20 (10.20%) ASP.NET
9 17 (8.67%) Backbone.js
10 15 (7.65%) LAMP
11 13 (6.63%) XML
11 13 (6.63%) Yii
11 13 (6.63%) Underscore.js
12 11 (5.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 11 (5.61%) Web Services
13 10 (5.10%) Zend Framework
13 10 (5.10%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.78%) Open Source
2 23 (11.73%) User Experience
3 13 (6.63%) Computer Science
4 11 (5.61%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.55%) Blog
6 4 (2.04%) N-Tier
6 4 (2.04%) W3C
6 4 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.53%) VAX
7 3 (1.53%) Social Network
8 2 (1.02%) Derivative
8 2 (1.02%) Social Media
9 1 (0.51%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.51%) FMCG
9 1 (0.51%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.51%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 94 (47.96%) Linux
2 27 (13.78%) UNIX
3 11 (5.61%) CentOS
4 8 (4.08%) Windows
4 8 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (3.57%) Ubuntu
5 7 (3.57%) Android
6 4 (2.04%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.02%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (30.10%) MVC
2 44 (22.45%) OOP
3 41 (20.92%) OO
4 33 (16.84%) Web Development
5 32 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (12.24%) E-Commerce
7 22 (11.22%) Software Engineering
8 15 (7.65%) Responsive Web Design
9 13 (6.63%) Project Management
10 11 (5.61%) Scrum
10 11 (5.61%) OO PHP
11 10 (5.10%) Web Application Development
11 10 (5.10%) SEO
11 10 (5.10%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (4.59%) Workflow
13 8 (4.08%) Resource Management
13 8 (4.08%) TDD
14 7 (3.57%) Content Management
14 7 (3.57%) SOA
14 7 (3.57%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 144 (73.47%) JavaScript
2 46 (23.47%) C#
3 40 (20.41%) SQL
4 38 (19.39%) Java
5 26 (13.27%) Python
6 19 (9.69%) Ruby
7 18 (9.18%) Perl
8 14 (7.14%) Bash Shell
9 12 (6.12%) PHP5
10 7 (3.57%) VB
10 7 (3.57%) C++
11 6 (3.06%) VBScript
12 3 (1.53%) C
12 3 (1.53%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.53%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.02%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.02%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.51%) RPG
Qualifications
1 18 (9.18%) Degree
2 6 (3.06%) VCP4
3 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.51%) RHCE
4 1 (0.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.51%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.51%) CCNP
4 1 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.51%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.51%) SLA
1 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (3.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.55%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.04%) VMware ESX
3 4 (2.04%) vSphere
3 4 (2.04%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 4 (2.04%) Docker
4 2 (1.02%) XenApp
5 1 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (4.08%) Puppet
2 4 (2.04%) Vagrant
2 4 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.53%) Nagios
4 2 (1.02%) Opsview
5 1 (0.51%) Cacti
Vendors
1 31 (15.82%) Microsoft
2 18 (9.18%) Zend
3 12 (6.12%) VMware
4 7 (3.57%) Red Hat
5 5 (2.55%) Cisco
5 5 (2.55%) HP
5 5 (2.55%) Citrix
5 5 (2.55%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (2.04%) Eloqua
6 4 (2.04%) Cloudera
6 4 (2.04%) Marketo
6 4 (2.04%) HubSpot
7 2 (1.02%) Dell
8 1 (0.51%) CommVault
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle
8 1 (0.51%) Adobe
8 1 (0.51%) Sage
8 1 (0.51%) Google
8 1 (0.51%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.51%) Sitecore
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