The first table below looks at the demand for PHP4 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP4 over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP 4
Rank 121 120 110
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Permanent jobs citing PHP4 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.051% 0.15% 0.059%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.13% 0.31% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £45,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-27.77% +63.63%
Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
769 964 784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 39.44% 47.65% 46.61%
Number of salaries quoted 681 873 717
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £53,150
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
PHP4
West Midlands

PHP4
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP4 across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP4 Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

PHP4
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP4 across the Birmingham region.

PHP4 Salary Trend in Birmingham

PHP4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing PHP4 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 PHP4.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) PHP5
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Smarty
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) OO PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Symfony
2 1 (50.00%) Zend
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) XHTML
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) WML
2 1 (50.00%) ActionScript

PHP4
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing PHP4 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 PHP4. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) WML
2 1 (50.00%) Symfony
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Smarty
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XHTML
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) OO PHP
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) PHP5
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Zend