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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 47 25 65
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +40
Permanent jobs citing PHP 107 143 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.82% 7.48% 3.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.47% 17.19% 9.49%
Number of salaries quoted 100 128 81
Median salary £35,000 £31,125 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.44% -22.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £23,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
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
933 832 875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 42.03% 43.54% 40.10%
Number of salaries quoted 816 757 823
Median salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £59,500
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 9 December 2016.

PHP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 219 (80.22%) JavaScript
2 205 (75.09%) CSS
3 199 (72.89%) HTML
4 189 (69.23%) MySQL
5 136 (49.82%) jQuery
6 117 (42.86%) HTML5
7 77 (28.21%) MVC
8 69 (25.27%) Web Development
9 63 (23.08%) CSS3
10 60 (21.98%) AngularJS
11 58 (21.25%) Git (software)
12 51 (18.68%) Agile Software Development
12 51 (18.68%) SQL
13 49 (17.95%) Java
13 49 (17.95%) Linux
14 48 (17.58%) E-Commerce
15 45 (16.48%) LAMP
16 43 (15.75%) Node.js
17 42 (15.38%) Degree
18 40 (14.65%) Computer Science
19 39 (14.29%) OO
20 38 (13.92%) .NET
20 38 (13.92%) WordPress
21 37 (13.55%) CMS
22 35 (12.82%) C#
22 35 (12.82%) Front End Development
23 33 (12.09%) Sass
24 32 (11.72%) MongoDB
25 31 (11.36%) Magento
25 31 (11.36%) Marketing

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 38 (13.92%) WordPress
2 37 (13.55%) CMS
3 19 (6.96%) Apache
4 13 (4.76%) nginx
5 11 (4.03%) MS Exchange
6 10 (3.66%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (1.83%) Drupal
8 4 (1.47%) Joomla!
8 4 (1.47%) Moodle
9 3 (1.10%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 3 (1.10%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.73%) ExpressionEngine
10 2 (0.73%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.37%) ColdFusion
11 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.37%) IIS
11 1 (0.37%) Mule
11 1 (0.37%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (6.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 15 (5.49%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.10%) Blender
3 3 (1.10%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 31 (11.36%) Magento
2 4 (1.47%) Shopify
3 1 (0.37%) OpenCart
3 1 (0.37%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (4.76%) SaaS
3 10 (3.66%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (3.66%) IaaS
3 10 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (3.66%) PaaS
4 8 (2.93%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (1.47%) GitHub
6 3 (1.10%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.73%) HTTP
1 2 (0.73%) Internet
2 1 (0.37%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 189 (69.23%) MySQL
2 32 (11.72%) MongoDB
3 17 (6.23%) Relational Database
4 12 (4.40%) SQL Server
5 11 (4.03%) Redis
6 9 (3.30%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (2.93%) NoSQL
8 7 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.10%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.37%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 58 (21.25%) Git (software)
2 24 (8.79%) Subversion
3 14 (5.13%) Grunt
4 10 (3.66%) gulp
4 10 (3.66%) Vagrant
5 9 (3.30%) Bower
6 7 (2.56%) Jenkins
7 6 (2.20%) Mercurial
7 6 (2.20%) Travis CI
8 5 (1.83%) JIRA
9 4 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (1.47%) Bitbucket
9 4 (1.47%) Maven
9 4 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (1.10%) Babel
10 3 (1.10%) Jasmine
10 3 (1.10%) Mocha
10 3 (1.10%) PHPUnit
10 3 (1.10%) QUnit
11 2 (0.73%) Visual Studio
General
1 31 (11.36%) Marketing
2 20 (7.33%) Manufacturing
3 16 (5.86%) Electronics
3 16 (5.86%) Games
4 14 (5.13%) Telecoms
5 12 (4.40%) Advertising
5 12 (4.40%) Retail
6 7 (2.56%) Finance
7 6 (2.20%) Publishing
8 5 (1.83%) Back Office
9 2 (0.73%) Automotive
9 2 (0.73%) Billing
9 2 (0.73%) Brand Awareness
10 1 (0.37%) Local Government
10 1 (0.37%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 234 (85.71%) Developer
2 161 (58.97%) PHP Developer
3 87 (31.87%) JavaScript Developer
4 83 (30.40%) MySQL Developer
4 83 (30.40%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 79 (28.94%) HTML Developer
6 69 (25.27%) HTML CSS Developer
7 45 (16.48%) Senior Developer
8 39 (14.29%) Senior PHP Developer
9 33 (12.09%) Junior
10 32 (11.72%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 31 (11.36%) Junior Developer
12 30 (10.99%) Web Developer
13 29 (10.62%) Senior MySQL Developer
14 28 (10.26%) Senior JavaScript Developer
15 23 (8.42%) Junior PHP Developer
15 23 (8.42%) Lead Developer
16 20 (7.33%) Junior JavaScript Developer
16 20 (7.33%) Lead PHP Developer
17 16 (5.86%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 205 (75.09%) CSS
2 199 (72.89%) HTML
3 136 (49.82%) jQuery
4 117 (42.86%) HTML5
5 63 (23.08%) CSS3
6 60 (21.98%) AngularJS
7 45 (16.48%) LAMP
8 43 (15.75%) Node.js
9 38 (13.92%) .NET
10 33 (12.09%) Sass
11 27 (9.89%) ASP.NET
12 26 (9.52%) React
13 24 (8.79%) REST
14 23 (8.42%) LESS
15 21 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 20 (7.33%) RESTful
17 18 (6.59%) Laravel
18 15 (5.49%) Ajax
18 15 (5.49%) Symfony
18 15 (5.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 40 (14.65%) Computer Science
2 15 (5.49%) Social Media
3 14 (5.13%) Mobile App
4 10 (3.66%) Data Centre
4 10 (3.66%) Public Cloud
4 10 (3.66%) User Experience
5 8 (2.93%) NHS
6 6 (2.20%) iPad
6 6 (2.20%) N-Tier
7 5 (1.83%) Mathematics
7 5 (1.83%) Mobile Games
7 5 (1.83%) Online Games
8 4 (1.47%) Physics
9 3 (1.10%) e-Learning
9 3 (1.10%) Oculus Rift
9 3 (1.10%) Social Network
9 3 (1.10%) VLE
10 2 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.37%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (0.37%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 49 (17.95%) Linux
2 22 (8.06%) Android
3 19 (6.96%) Windows
4 18 (6.59%) Apple iOS
5 11 (4.03%) Unix
5 11 (4.03%) Windows Server
6 10 (3.66%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.37%) CentOS
7 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.37%) OpenVMS
7 1 (0.37%) Solaris
7 1 (0.37%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (28.21%) MVC
2 69 (25.27%) Web Development
3 51 (18.68%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (17.58%) E-Commerce
5 39 (14.29%) OO
6 35 (12.82%) Front End Development
7 28 (10.26%) Open Source
8 26 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
9 25 (9.16%) OOP
10 22 (8.06%) OO PHP
11 21 (7.69%) Content Management
11 21 (7.69%) Mobile Development
12 19 (6.96%) TDD
13 17 (6.23%) ITIL
14 15 (5.49%) CRM
15 14 (5.13%) Android Development
15 14 (5.13%) iOS Development
15 14 (5.13%) SDLC
15 14 (5.13%) Software Engineering
15 14 (5.13%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 219 (80.22%) JavaScript
2 51 (18.68%) SQL
3 49 (17.95%) Java
4 35 (12.82%) C#
5 13 (4.76%) Python
6 12 (4.40%) ES6
6 12 (4.40%) Go
7 11 (4.03%) C
7 11 (4.03%) C++
7 11 (4.03%) Ruby
8 8 (2.93%) VB.NET
9 7 (2.56%) Bash Shell
9 7 (2.56%) PHP 5
10 5 (1.83%) Perl
10 5 (1.83%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.10%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.73%) PHP 4
13 1 (0.37%) DCL
13 1 (0.37%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.37%) Scala
Qualifications
1 42 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (0.73%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.66%) QA
System Software
1 19 (6.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (3.66%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (2.56%) Docker
4 1 (0.37%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (3.66%) SCVMM
1 10 (3.66%) vRealize
2 6 (2.20%) Ansible
2 6 (2.20%) Kubernetes
3 3 (1.10%) Plesk
3 3 (1.10%) Puppet
4 1 (0.37%) Graphite
4 1 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.37%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (8.42%) Adobe
1 23 (8.42%) Zend
2 20 (7.33%) VMware
3 10 (3.66%) NetSuite
3 10 (3.66%) Veeam
4 8 (2.93%) Google
5 5 (1.83%) Microsoft
6 3 (1.10%) Atlassian
6 3 (1.10%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.73%) Facebook
7 2 (0.73%) Percona
7 2 (0.73%) Twitter
8 1 (0.37%) Apple
8 1 (0.37%) HP
8 1 (0.37%) Infor
8 1 (0.37%) New Relic
8 1 (0.37%) PagerDuty
8 1 (0.37%) Sage
8 1 (0.37%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.37%) Xamarin
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Salary: £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Salary: £38000 - £55000 per annum
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Salary: £17000 - £17500 per annum
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Salary: £50000 per annum
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Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50000 per annum
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
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