The table below looks at the statistics for PHP5 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP5 over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP 5
Rank 115 107 104
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 11 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.60% 0.44% 0.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.35% 1.11% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 10
Average salary £40,000 £24,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +4.47%
PHP5
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
817 719 730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 44.91% 39.70% 42.87%
Number of salaries quoted 723 636 629
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 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

PHP5
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP5 Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

PHP5
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Birmingham region.

PHP5 Salary Trend in Birmingham

PHP5
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

PHP5 Salary Histogram in Birmingham

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing PHP5 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 PHP5.

1 18 (100.00%) PHP
2 16 (88.89%) Linux
2 16 (88.89%) OOP
3 13 (72.22%) OO
4 12 (66.67%) MySQL
4 12 (66.67%) HTML
5 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
5 11 (61.11%) CSS
6 10 (55.56%) Degree
7 8 (44.44%) Zend
8 7 (38.89%) Computer Science
9 6 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
9 6 (33.33%) Web Development
10 5 (27.78%) HTML5
10 5 (27.78%) UNIX
10 5 (27.78%) Apache
10 5 (27.78%) SQL
11 4 (22.22%) XML
11 4 (22.22%) Ajax
11 4 (22.22%) Symfony
12 3 (16.67%) Web Application Development
12 3 (16.67%) Trac
12 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (16.67%) JSON
12 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
12 3 (16.67%) PEAR
12 3 (16.67%) PHPUnit
12 3 (16.67%) CakePHP
12 3 (16.67%) jQuery
12 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing PHP5 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 PHP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (27.78%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (66.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Bugzilla
1 3 (16.67%) PEAR
1 3 (16.67%) PHPUnit
1 3 (16.67%) Trac
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Web Developer
2 7 (38.89%) PHP Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Head of Development
4 5 (27.78%) PHP Web Developer
5 4 (22.22%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 3 (16.67%) Junior Developer
6 3 (16.67%) Software Developer
6 3 (16.67%) Junior
7 2 (11.11%) Junior Web Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Junior Software Developer
8 1 (5.56%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Magento Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Applications Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Graduate
8 1 (5.56%) Web Applications Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) HTML
2 11 (61.11%) CSS
3 6 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
4 5 (27.78%) HTML5
5 4 (22.22%) Symfony
5 4 (22.22%) XML
5 4 (22.22%) Ajax
6 3 (16.67%) JSON
6 3 (16.67%) CakePHP
6 3 (16.67%) jQuery
7 1 (5.56%) Smarty
7 1 (5.56%) WML
7 1 (5.56%) .NET
7 1 (5.56%) XHTML
7 1 (5.56%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Computer Science
2 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) FMCG
3 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Linux
2 5 (27.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) OOP
2 13 (72.22%) OO
3 6 (33.33%) Web Development
4 3 (16.67%) Web Application Development
4 3 (16.67%) Scrum
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.11%) OO PHP
6 1 (5.56%) Project Management
6 1 (5.56%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) PHP
2 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
3 5 (27.78%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) Ruby
4 1 (5.56%) PHP4
4 1 (5.56%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Zend
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £37,500 per annum based on experience
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £37,500 per annum based on experience.
Posted: 18 days ago