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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 28 59 53
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -6
Permanent jobs citing PHP 171 79 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.29% 3.91% 4.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.96% 9.20% 10.74%
Number of salaries quoted 153 70 80
Median salary £31,500 £32,250 £29,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.32% +10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,950 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
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
816 859 782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.77% 42.55% 39.72%
Number of salaries quoted 670 766 692
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £28,758 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 July 2016.

PHP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 215 (82.38%) JavaScript
2 187 (71.65%) CSS
3 186 (71.26%) HTML
4 172 (65.90%) MySQL
5 163 (62.45%) jQuery
6 96 (36.78%) E-Commerce
7 93 (35.63%) HTML5
8 92 (35.25%) Git (software)
9 87 (33.33%) Web Development
10 82 (31.42%) Linux
11 72 (27.59%) MVC
12 68 (26.05%) LAMP
13 67 (25.67%) OO
14 64 (24.52%) SQL
15 57 (21.84%) Zend
16 55 (21.07%) Manufacturing
17 50 (19.16%) Magento
18 49 (18.77%) CMS
19 45 (17.24%) Apache
20 44 (16.86%) JSON
21 43 (16.48%) XML
22 42 (16.09%) Open Source
22 42 (16.09%) OO PHP
23 41 (15.71%) LEMP Stack
23 41 (15.71%) nginx
24 40 (15.33%) Symfony
24 40 (15.33%) Agile Software Development
25 39 (14.94%) Computer Science
25 39 (14.94%) REST
26 38 (14.56%) Zend Framework

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 49 (18.77%) CMS
2 45 (17.24%) Apache
3 41 (15.71%) nginx
4 11 (4.21%) WordPress
5 10 (3.83%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (2.30%) MS Exchange
7 5 (1.92%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.15%) Drupal
9 2 (0.77%) Moodle
10 1 (0.38%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.38%) Facebook Platform
10 1 (0.38%) Mule
10 1 (0.38%) Umbraco
Applications
1 37 (14.18%) Photoshop
2 26 (9.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (1.92%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.77%) Blender
4 2 (0.77%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 50 (19.16%) Magento
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.38%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 23 (8.81%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (7.28%) Amazon EC2
3 15 (5.75%) SaaS
4 12 (4.60%) GitHub
4 12 (4.60%) IaaS
4 12 (4.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (4.60%) PaaS
5 7 (2.68%) CloudFront
6 5 (1.92%) Google Analytics
7 3 (1.15%) Amazon S3
7 3 (1.15%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.68%) HTTP
1 7 (2.68%) Internet
2 2 (0.77%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (0.38%) DNS
3 1 (0.38%) SMTP
3 1 (0.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 172 (65.90%) MySQL
2 16 (6.13%) MongoDB
3 7 (2.68%) SQL Server
4 6 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (2.30%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.92%) Redis
6 1 (0.38%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.38%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 92 (35.25%) Git (software)
2 32 (12.26%) Subversion
3 12 (4.60%) Vagrant
4 6 (2.30%) Bower
4 6 (2.30%) Grunt
5 5 (1.92%) JIRA
6 4 (1.53%) Bitbucket
6 4 (1.53%) Maven
6 4 (1.53%) PHPUnit
6 4 (1.53%) Visual Studio
7 3 (1.15%) gulp
7 3 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.77%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.77%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.77%) webpack
9 1 (0.38%) CocoaPods
9 1 (0.38%) Gradle
9 1 (0.38%) JUnit
9 1 (0.38%) Selenium
9 1 (0.38%) WebDriver
General
1 55 (21.07%) Manufacturing
2 36 (13.79%) Marketing
3 28 (10.73%) Telecoms
4 26 (9.96%) Electronics
5 24 (9.20%) Advertising
6 15 (5.75%) Games
7 5 (1.92%) Finance
8 3 (1.15%) Publishing
9 2 (0.77%) Back Office
9 2 (0.77%) Billing
9 2 (0.77%) Retail
10 1 (0.38%) Banking
10 1 (0.38%) Local Government
10 1 (0.38%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 210 (80.46%) Developer
2 145 (55.56%) PHP Developer
3 90 (34.48%) JavaScript Developer
4 85 (32.57%) HTML Developer
5 79 (30.27%) HTML CSS Developer
6 71 (27.20%) MySQL Developer
6 71 (27.20%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 52 (19.92%) Web Developer
8 33 (12.64%) Senior Developer
9 32 (12.26%) Senior PHP Developer
10 27 (10.34%) PHP Web Developer
11 22 (8.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 20 (7.66%) Senior JavaScript Developer
13 19 (7.28%) Junior
13 19 (7.28%) Junior Developer
13 19 (7.28%) LAMP Developer
13 19 (7.28%) Magento Developer
13 19 (7.28%) PHP Magento Developer
13 19 (7.28%) Senior MySQL Developer
14 18 (6.90%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (71.65%) CSS
2 186 (71.26%) HTML
3 163 (62.45%) jQuery
4 93 (35.63%) HTML5
5 68 (26.05%) LAMP
6 44 (16.86%) JSON
7 43 (16.48%) XML
8 41 (15.71%) LEMP Stack
9 40 (15.33%) Symfony
10 39 (14.94%) REST
11 38 (14.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 38 (14.56%) Zend Framework
12 37 (14.18%) AngularJS
13 34 (13.03%) .NET
14 24 (9.20%) CSS3
14 24 (9.20%) Node.js
15 22 (8.43%) ASP.NET
16 12 (4.60%) Ajax
16 12 (4.60%) SOAP
17 10 (3.83%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 39 (14.94%) Computer Science
2 17 (6.51%) User Experience
3 15 (5.75%) Mobile App
4 12 (4.60%) Data Centre
4 12 (4.60%) Public Cloud
5 5 (1.92%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.15%) Artificial Intelligence
6 3 (1.15%) e-Learning
6 3 (1.15%) Oculus Rift
7 2 (0.77%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.77%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.77%) Physics
7 2 (0.77%) VLE
8 1 (0.38%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.38%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.38%) iPad
8 1 (0.38%) Social Network
8 1 (0.38%) VAX
8 1 (0.38%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 82 (31.42%) Linux
2 27 (10.34%) Apple iOS
3 24 (9.20%) Debian
3 24 (9.20%) Ubuntu
4 14 (5.36%) Windows
5 13 (4.98%) Android
6 7 (2.68%) Windows Server
7 6 (2.30%) Mac OS
8 4 (1.53%) Unix
9 1 (0.38%) CentOS
9 1 (0.38%) OpenVMS
9 1 (0.38%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (36.78%) E-Commerce
2 87 (33.33%) Web Development
3 72 (27.59%) MVC
4 67 (25.67%) OO
5 42 (16.09%) OO PHP
5 42 (16.09%) Open Source
6 40 (15.33%) Agile Software Development
7 35 (13.41%) Web Design
8 30 (11.49%) OOP
9 29 (11.11%) Scrum
10 26 (9.96%) Business Intelligence
10 26 (9.96%) Front End Development
11 24 (9.20%) Database Optimisation
12 21 (8.05%) iOS Development
13 19 (7.28%) Content Management
13 19 (7.28%) Software Testing
14 18 (6.90%) Service Delivery
15 17 (6.51%) SDLC
16 14 (5.36%) CRM
16 14 (5.36%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 215 (82.38%) JavaScript
2 64 (24.52%) SQL
3 37 (14.18%) C#
3 37 (14.18%) Java
4 33 (12.64%) PHP 5
5 16 (6.13%) Ruby
6 12 (4.60%) VB.NET
7 9 (3.45%) C++
7 9 (3.45%) Python
8 7 (2.68%) Bash Shell
9 6 (2.30%) Go
10 4 (1.53%) ES6
10 4 (1.53%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.15%) C
11 3 (1.15%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.15%) Perl
12 1 (0.38%) DCL
12 1 (0.38%) Pascal
12 1 (0.38%) PHP 4
12 1 (0.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 38 (14.56%) Degree
2 5 (1.92%) DBS Check
3 2 (0.77%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.77%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.38%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (11.88%) QA
2 5 (1.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (4.60%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (2.68%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (1.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (4.60%) SCVMM
1 12 (4.60%) vRealize
2 8 (3.07%) Puppet
3 3 (1.15%) Ansible
3 3 (1.15%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.38%) Nagios
4 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 57 (21.84%) Zend
2 33 (12.64%) Google
3 27 (10.34%) Adobe
4 18 (6.90%) VMware
5 9 (3.45%) New Relic
6 6 (2.30%) NetSuite
6 6 (2.30%) Veeam
7 5 (1.92%) Microsoft
8 3 (1.15%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.77%) HubSpot
9 2 (0.77%) Sage
9 2 (0.77%) Twitter
10 1 (0.38%) Facebook
10 1 (0.38%) HP
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26041.00 - £34876.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Stratospherec
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum plus good benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
greywood
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £39924.00 - £42742.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Zoopla Property Group Plc
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £31000 - £32000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, SickPay
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 22 days ago