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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 29 38 42
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +4
Permanent jobs citing PHP 130 89 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.34% 4.88% 4.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.54% 12.28% 10.30%
Number of salaries quoted 122 87 75
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £46,900
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
786 725 767
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 44.41% 39.79% 45.38%
Number of salaries quoted 693 641 667
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 181 (76.05%) HTML
2 164 (68.91%) CSS
3 155 (65.13%) JavaScript
4 131 (55.04%) jQuery
5 129 (54.20%) MySQL
6 86 (36.13%) Linux
7 71 (29.83%) HTML5
8 66 (27.73%) C#
9 60 (25.21%) SQL
10 59 (24.79%) MVC
11 56 (23.53%) .NET
11 56 (23.53%) Git (software)
12 50 (21.01%) OOP
13 48 (20.17%) Java
14 45 (18.91%) CSS3
15 44 (18.49%) Agile Software Development
16 41 (17.23%) Microsoft
17 39 (16.39%) Web Development
18 38 (15.97%) SQL Server
18 38 (15.97%) AngularJS
19 37 (15.55%) Open Source
19 37 (15.55%) OO
20 35 (14.71%) Apache
21 31 (13.03%) Software Engineering
21 31 (13.03%) Python
22 27 (11.34%) LAMP
23 25 (10.50%) E-Commerce
23 25 (10.50%) XML
23 25 (10.50%) Ruby
23 25 (10.50%) Marketing

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 35 (14.71%) Apache
2 17 (7.14%) Node.js
3 15 (6.30%) WebSphere
3 15 (6.30%) WordPress
3 15 (6.30%) JBoss
3 15 (6.30%) WebLogic
4 11 (4.62%) Drupal
5 9 (3.78%) Tomcat
6 7 (2.94%) CMS
7 4 (1.68%) Apache Solr
7 4 (1.68%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (1.68%) GlassFish
8 3 (1.26%) IIS
8 3 (1.26%) nginx
9 2 (0.84%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.42%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 15 (6.30%) Photoshop
2 5 (2.10%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (1.26%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.26%) MS Project
3 3 (1.26%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 23 (9.66%) Magento
2 1 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.42%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.42%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 20 (8.40%) Internet
2 11 (4.62%) Firewall
3 4 (1.68%) SAN
4 3 (1.26%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.26%) NAS
4 3 (1.26%) 4G
5 1 (0.42%) SSL
5 1 (0.42%) WAN
5 1 (0.42%) VPN
5 1 (0.42%) DNS
5 1 (0.42%) IPsec
5 1 (0.42%) Wireless
5 1 (0.42%) EIGRP
5 1 (0.42%) MPLS
5 1 (0.42%) OSPF
5 1 (0.42%) BGP
5 1 (0.42%) Intranet
5 1 (0.42%) Extranet
5 1 (0.42%) VLAN
5 1 (0.42%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (54.20%) MySQL
2 38 (15.97%) SQL Server
3 10 (4.20%) NoSQL
3 10 (4.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (3.78%) Relational Database
5 6 (2.52%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (2.52%) SQL Server 2000
6 5 (2.10%) Redis
7 4 (1.68%) Hadoop
7 4 (1.68%) Apache Hive
7 4 (1.68%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (1.68%) HBase
7 4 (1.68%) Big Data
7 4 (1.68%) Couchbase
7 4 (1.68%) MariaDB
7 4 (1.68%) Impala
8 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 7
8 2 (0.84%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.84%) DB2
8 2 (0.84%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 56 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 19 (7.98%) Subversion
3 17 (7.14%) JUnit
4 15 (6.30%) JIRA
4 15 (6.30%) Selenium
4 15 (6.30%) Ant
5 5 (2.10%) PHPUnit
6 4 (1.68%) Rhino Mocks
6 4 (1.68%) Moq
6 4 (1.68%) MSTest
6 4 (1.68%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.68%) NUnit
7 3 (1.26%) Bugzilla
7 3 (1.26%) Trac
7 3 (1.26%) PEAR
8 2 (0.84%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.42%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.42%) Xcode
9 1 (0.42%) Yeoman
9 1 (0.42%) eggPlant
General
1 25 (10.50%) Marketing
2 12 (5.04%) Games
2 12 (5.04%) Law
3 3 (1.26%) Retail
4 2 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.42%) Legal
5 1 (0.42%) Advertising
5 1 (0.42%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 187 (78.57%) Developer
2 98 (41.18%) PHP Developer
3 65 (27.31%) Web Developer
4 32 (13.45%) PHP Web Developer
5 24 (10.08%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 20 (8.40%) Junior Developer
6 20 (8.40%) Junior
7 19 (7.98%) C# Developer
7 19 (7.98%) Java Developer
8 16 (6.72%) Graduate
8 16 (6.72%) Graduate Developer
9 15 (6.30%) Java Software Engineer
9 15 (6.30%) Software Engineer
10 13 (5.46%) Junior C# Developer
11 12 (5.04%) Head of Development
11 12 (5.04%) Junior PHP Developer
11 12 (5.04%) Applications Support
12 10 (4.20%) Graduate Web Developer
12 10 (4.20%) Software Developer
13 8 (3.36%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (76.05%) HTML
2 164 (68.91%) CSS
3 131 (55.04%) jQuery
4 71 (29.83%) HTML5
5 56 (23.53%) .NET
6 45 (18.91%) CSS3
7 38 (15.97%) AngularJS
8 27 (11.34%) LAMP
9 25 (10.50%) XML
9 25 (10.50%) Symfony
10 24 (10.08%) ASP.NET
11 21 (8.82%) JSON
11 21 (8.82%) Ajax
12 18 (7.56%) Laravel
13 15 (6.30%) PhoneGap
14 14 (5.88%) JSF
15 12 (5.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 10 (4.20%) REST
17 9 (3.78%) RabbitMQ
18 8 (3.36%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 37 (15.55%) Open Source
2 17 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 9 (3.78%) Social Network
3 9 (3.78%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.68%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (1.68%) User Experience
4 4 (1.68%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.26%) VAX
6 2 (0.84%) Derivative
6 2 (0.84%) NHS
7 1 (0.42%) AS400
7 1 (0.42%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.42%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.42%) Blog
7 1 (0.42%) FMCG
7 1 (0.42%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 86 (36.13%) Linux
2 24 (10.08%) UNIX
3 12 (5.04%) Android
4 11 (4.62%) CentOS
5 8 (3.36%) Apple iOS
5 8 (3.36%) Windows
6 7 (2.94%) Ubuntu
6 7 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.84%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (24.79%) MVC
2 50 (21.01%) OOP
3 44 (18.49%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (16.39%) Web Development
5 37 (15.55%) OO
6 31 (13.03%) Software Engineering
7 25 (10.50%) E-Commerce
8 19 (7.98%) Mobile Development
9 15 (6.30%) SOA
9 15 (6.30%) Web Application Development
10 14 (5.88%) OO PHP
11 13 (5.46%) Responsive Web Design
12 12 (5.04%) Digital Marketing
12 12 (5.04%) Scrum
13 9 (3.78%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (3.36%) Web Design
14 8 (3.36%) CRM
14 8 (3.36%) Configuration Management
14 8 (3.36%) Workflow
15 6 (2.52%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 155 (65.13%) JavaScript
2 66 (27.73%) C#
3 60 (25.21%) SQL
4 48 (20.17%) Java
5 31 (13.03%) Python
6 25 (10.50%) Ruby
7 20 (8.40%) Perl
8 15 (6.30%) PHP5
9 14 (5.88%) VBScript
9 14 (5.88%) VB
10 11 (4.62%) VB.NET
10 11 (4.62%) Bash Shell
11 5 (2.10%) C
12 3 (1.26%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.26%) C++
13 2 (0.84%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.84%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.42%) RPG
14 1 (0.42%) PHP4
14 1 (0.42%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (10.50%) Degree
2 4 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (1.68%) MCSD
3 1 (0.42%) CCNP
3 1 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.42%) RHCE
3 1 (0.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (0.42%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.42%) SLA
1 1 (0.42%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.42%) QA
1 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (1.68%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 4 (1.68%) Docker
1 4 (1.68%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (1.68%) VMware ESX
1 4 (1.68%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.84%) vSphere
3 1 (0.42%) Samba
3 1 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (3.36%) Puppet
2 4 (1.68%) Vagrant
2 4 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.26%) Nagios
4 2 (0.84%) Opsview
5 1 (0.42%) Cacti
Vendors
1 41 (17.23%) Microsoft
2 22 (9.24%) Zend
3 14 (5.88%) VMware
4 7 (2.94%) Red Hat
5 6 (2.52%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (2.52%) Adobe
6 5 (2.10%) HP
7 4 (1.68%) Eloqua
7 4 (1.68%) Cloudera
7 4 (1.68%) Marketo
7 4 (1.68%) HubSpot
7 4 (1.68%) Cisco
8 3 (1.26%) Citrix
9 2 (0.84%) Sencha
9 2 (0.84%) Google
10 1 (0.42%) Oracle
10 1 (0.42%) CommVault
10 1 (0.42%) Sage
10 1 (0.42%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.42%) Sitecore
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum plus team bonus !
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus bens and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + excellent package + Training!
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £40k - 60k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £37,500 per annum based on experience.
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £37,500 per annum based on experience
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + up to £10,000 bonus, pension, etc.
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago